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The 15 Most Dangerous Anime Serial Killers of All Time

Society finds serial killers horrifying yet fascinating, which is why it should come as no surprise that anime has a ton of serial killer characters. The serial killers in anime are as varied and diverse as ones in real life, but one main difference is that the ones in anime are often a lot more fantastical because they're put in fictional settings. Viewers also have a window to see the motivations and desires of serial killers in anime, making it easier to sympathize with them.

Anime serial killers do what they do for different reasons. Some are driven by a sense of justice that captivates audiences while others are psychopaths who kill without remorse. Their styles of killing also differ, from horrifying and drawn-out deaths to ridiculous anime overkills.