Anime Underground 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail  

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As a guy, pulling off a ponytail can be tough. However, these male anime characters with ponytails know exactly what they're doing. Many of them are amazing anime swordfighters, which isn't surprising considering that many samurai had ponytails. Which man has the most majestic ponytail in anime? Who wears it best? Many would point to Edward Elric from Fullmetal Alchemist, but what about Jin from Samurai Champloo, Itachi from Naruto Shippuden, or Kenshin Himura from Rurouni Kenshin

This list is a collection of male anime characters who rock ponytails, regardless of their occupation. Fom ninjas to scientists to sorcerers, these guys proudly wear their hair tied. Vote up your favorite male characters who look the best with a ponytail. 

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Edward Elric is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Edward Elric FullMetal Alchemist, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Fullmetal Alchemist

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Kenshin Himura is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Kenshin Himura Samurai X: Trust and Betrayal, Director's Cut

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Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Itachi Uchiha Naruto Shippūden, Naruto, Ninja World

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Shikamaru Nara is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Shikamaru Nara Naruto, Naruto Shippuden the Movie, Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Bonds

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Renji Abarai is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Renji Abarai Bleach, Bleach: The DiamondDust Rebellion, Bleach: Fade to Black

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Himura Kenshin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
NevenaAlexic added Himura Kenshin Rurouni Kenshin

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Kuroh Yatogami is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail

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Jin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Jin Samurai Champloo

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Koga is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Koga Inu Yasha

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Sinbad is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Sinbad Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic

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Jae-Ha is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Jae-Ha Akatsuki No Yona

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Yu Kanda is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Yu Kanda D.Gray-man

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Ling Yao is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Ling Yao Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

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Uta is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Uta Tokyo Ghoul

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Nezumi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Nezumi No. 6

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Lancer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Lancer Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works

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Aladdin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Aladdin Magi

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Judar is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Judar Magi

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Shunsui Kyōraku is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Rochelle Tevik added Shunsui Kyōraku Bleach, Bleach: Memories of Nobody, Bleach: The DiamondDust Rebellion

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Deidara is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Deidara Naruto Shippuden

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Ranma Saotome is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Alex Platten added Ranma Saotome Ranma ½, Ranma ½, Ranma ½

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Amidamaru is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Amidamaru Shaman King

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Van Hohenheim is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Van Hohenheim Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

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Kohaku is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Kohaku Inu Yasha

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China is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
China Hetalia

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Shippo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Shippo Inu Yasha, InuYasha the Movie: Affections Touching Across Time

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Walter C. Dornez is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Walter C. Dornez Hellsing Ultimate: Vol. 1, Hellsing

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Shichika Yasuri is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Shichika Yasuri Katanagatari

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Miles is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Miles

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Alphonse Elric is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
karenb13835 added Alphonse Elric FullMetal Alchemist, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Fullmetal Alchemist

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Kyosuke Kuga is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
OWIyvone added Kyosuke Kuga Prince of Stride Alternative

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Hagi is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Hagi Blood+

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Kamui is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Kamui Gintama, Gintama: The Movie

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Buccaneer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Buccaneer Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

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Kabuto Yakushi is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Kabuto Yakushi Naruto, Naruto Shippūden, Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Bonds

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Heathcliff is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Heathcliff Sword Art Online

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Solf J. Kimblee is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Solf J. Kimblee Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

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Benny is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Benny Total Recall

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Judeau is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Judeau Berserk Golden Age Arc II: The Battle for Doldrey, Berserk Golden Age Arc I: The Egg of the King

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Tetsuro Okonogi is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
mwahahahaha added Tetsuro Okonogi Higurashi When They Cry, Umineko When They Cry