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The Greatest Anime Characters Who Are Only Children

Forget siblings, because these characters don't need a brother or sister to be awesome. Below we rank our favorite only child characters in anime, with the help of your votes. Sure there are plenty of great brotherly and sisterly bonds in anime, but have you ever wondered which anime characters are only children? We've rounded up some of the most notable examples for this poll, including characters from every demographic and genre of anime. Have you ever realized that Ash from Pokemon is an only child? What about Ed from Cowboy Bebop? It's not something you think about often, especially since sibling relationships in anime is such a major theme that runs throughout almost every show.

Who is your character in anime that doesn't have siblings? Let us know by voting up your favorites on the poll below. You can also add characters to the list, so feel free to do that as long as you know for certain that the chracter doesn't have any brothers or sisters.
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  • 1
    1,612
    427
    Hunter x Hunter
  • 2
    1,597
    462
    Son Goku addedNaruto, Naruto Shippūden
  • 3
    938
    295
    DeanFox added

    Izuku Midoriya

    My Hero Ac
  • 4
    1,193
    477
    Pokémon The Series: XY, Pokémon: Arceus and the Jewel of Life
  • 5
    1,077
    446
    Black Butler
  • 6
    1,056
    455
    Fairy Tail
  • 7
    735
    302
    Spirited Away
  • 8
    706
    290

    Alladin

    Magi: Labyrinth of Magic
  • 9
    393
    161
    PhotonTheorist added

    Erin Yaeger

    Attack on Titan
  • 10
    374
    152
    SophiaThompson added

    class 1A

  • 11
    152
    36
    kachinkaiya addedHunter x Hunter
  • 12
    628
    317

    Mitsukuni Haninozuka

    Ouran High School Host Club, Ouran High School Host Club
  • 13
    544
    272
    michael-koebnick added
  • 14
    140
    33
    kachinkaiya added
  • 15
    451
    268

    Edward

    Cowboy Bebop
  • 16
    327
    188
    Case Closed, Case Closed: The Last Wizard of the Century
  • 17
    382
    228

    Lucy (Elfen Lied)

    Elfen Lied
  • 18
    410
    250

    Digimon Cast

    Digimon series
  • 19
    357
    216
    Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
  • 20
    380
    234
    shea-mcgraw added
  • 21
    423
    266
    Samurai Champloo
  • 22
    303
    179

    Wolf Children

    Wolf Children
  • 23
    91
    28
    kachinkaiya added
  • 24
    304
    198

    Simon

    Gurren Lagann
  • 25
    270
    171
    Cardcaptor Sakura: The Movie
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