With such a positive start to 2022, with recent anime releases like Attack On Titan, Demon Slayer, and many more, anime has spotlighted numerous excellent female characters. While male anime protagonists are still generally the norm, anime still offers a wealth of interesting female characters that can't help but steal away the attention. From strong leading ladies to heart-wrenching love interests, no matter the plot or genre of the anime, female anime characters have captured the hearts of fans. Despite not necessarily being in the leading role, these anime women proved themselves to be fan favorites among anime fans and voters on Ranker. Note: Ranker lists are live and continue to accrue votes, so some rankings may have changed after this publishing. As the charismatic leading lady from Kakegurui, Yumeko Jabami is the perfect example of an anime character where one doesn't necessarily have to have watched the series to recognize her. Enrolled in a school for gambling, this thriller anime ranks students by their winnings. A prolific and eccentric gambler, her addiction to the thrill of a game is somehow both exaggerated and realistic and her deadly and disturbing expressions work to draw the audience in. While she may not be the most wholesome character, she is certainly an interesting, well-written, and strong female lead in this anime series. 9 Akame: Akame Ga Kill! This action anime focuses on a group of assassins set to rebel against a corrupt government.
Clinically deaf and with a pure heart, she comes across as highly likable due to her sweet nature.
As the titular character in Akame Ga Kill! Akame is a character who, at first, comes across as a cold-blooded killer. However, she has much more depth than that and often suppresses her emotions, meaning that while fans get to see her merciless, deadly side during epic fight scenes, there is also a balance of emotion too. Easily one of the most powerful characters in the show, this balance in her personality makes her easy to enjoy watching, as the audience follows her journey through the series. Despite not being an anime series, the female protagonist of the instant anime classic movie, A Silent Voice, Shōko Nishimiya quickly stole the hearts of fans. A story that focuses on the effects of bullying and a blossoming connection between two high schoolers, the film tackles many heavy topics. Clinically deaf and with a pure heart, she comes across as highly likable due to her sweet nature. While she may not have too strong of a personality, she nevertheless formed deep connections with fans. Her personal struggles with both her physical and mental health made her both sympathetic and relatable to audiences, cementing her firmly as one of the best female anime characters out there. On the brink of extinction, humanity must survive behind the walls to escape the man-eating Titans. While being one of the main supporting characters in Attack On Titan, Sasha Blouse quickly became popular despite her lack of screentime in comparison to other characters in the show. Affectionately named Potato Girl, Sasha often provides the much-needed comedic relief in the midst of a dramatic and, at times, heavy series.
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Her overenthusiastic love for food and positive relationships with other characters made her one of the most likable and well-loved characters in the series making her one of the most popular female anime characters of all time. A fantasy anime focuses on a secret organization set to rid the world of demonic curses, as one of the female leads in the action-packed series Jujutsu Kaisen Nobara stands out among the other characters in the show for being one of the best depictions of a strong female roles. She also provides plenty of funny moments and isn't ever afraid to share her opinions. On top of this, her unique powers are visually interesting and despite her strong competition, she stands out as one of the best female characters. This comedy-drama anime series follows the story of a high schooler's life, which changes drastically when he sees a wild bunny girl that seems to be invisible to others around him. The heroine and protagonist of Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai, Mai Sakurajima often comes across as a polite but serious individual, however, it's her moments of becoming easily flustered that fans find the most endearing. This short anime series follows a girl who wants to understand herself and find the meaning of love in the wake of war. The titular main character in this drama anime of the same name, Violet Evergarden is a character who audiences and fans can connect with deeply as they follow her journey through the emotional highs and lows of the series. The beauty of the show is reflected throughout in her character and while the anime is short, the emotional story that surrounds Violet Evergarden instantly hooks and cements her as a fan-favorite with anime lovers.
A character built on love and dedication, Mikasa Ackerman's loyalty to the main character, Eren, is one of the reasons why she is the most popular female character in Attack On Titan. While these aspects of her personality could mean that she is left on the sidelines, this is far from the truth, as she is grounded in her strong mentality and physical abilities. Her tragic past and stoic but caring personality are also what makes her popular among fans. This highly popular fantasy anime follows a group of demon slayers but focuses heavily on the humanity behind each character. Despite her position as a side character in the anime, so far, Hashira Shinobu Kocho has become a popular favorite with fans. One of the most interesting aspects of her character is the way in which she holds onto the negative parts of herself, her anger at the past, in particular, drawing fans into her character, especially when paired with her quiet stoic but deadly nature. A lot of mystery surrounds her character and anime fans are eager to see more of what will unfold for her. Inarguably the most popular female anime character is the female lead of Demon Slayer. Despite being turned into a demon, her cute and caring nature towards her brother, Tanjiro, makes her a very easily likable character.
This list describes characters from the anime and manga series Doraemon. Also listed are their original NTV voice actors (1973), followed by their TV Asahi voice actors (1979-2005; 2005-present). Part of the 22nd century characters are listed in The Doraemons. Each main character represents a primary school student archetype. Nobita appears in every episode of the anime, while Doraemon appears in most episodes, sometimes being substituted (for medical checkup or on leave) by his sister, Dorami. Note: In some translations of Doraemon, the names of these characters are different from the original names. 2.9 Nobisuke Nobi Jr. Albert in the Cinar dub of the series, is the title character and co-protagonist of the series. He is a cat-like robot from the future. He was yellow-skinned and had ears originally. However, his ears were accidentally eaten by a robot mouse. It left him heartbroken and caused his skin to turn blue. People often mistake him for a raccoon dog. He is sent back in time by Sewashi (Nobita's Great-great-grandson) to aid Nobita. Doraemon possesses a 4-dimensional pocket from which he can acquire various kinds of futuristic tools, gadgets, and playthings from a future department store.
He has also been shown to date with normal female cat.
He also has the tendency to panic during emergencies, characterized by him frantically trying to pull out a very much-needed tool from his pocket, only to produce a huge assortment of household items and unwanted gadgets. Still, Doraemon is very friendly and intelligent, not to mention long-suffering because of Nobita's antics. Since Sewashi sent Doraemon to the past, Doraemon has been living as the unofficial fourth member of Nobita's family and acts like a second son to Nobita's parents, since despite being a robot, he requires basic needs for a person, such as eating, and also sleeps in the closet of Nobita's bedroom. He also fears mice greatly (due to a robot mouse having eaten his ears), even go crazy about it and pull out devastating gadgets, and most of the times, Nobita saves Doraemon in such situations. Although he has no fingers in most media, he can hold things because of the suction cups in his hands. His favorite food is Dorayaki. He has also been shown to date with normal female cat. He is the elder brother of Dorami.
Nobita Nobi (野比, Nobi Nobita, English dub: Sidney in the Cinar dub, Specky in the Speedy dub, and Noby Nobi in the Bang Zoom! dub) is the co-protagonist of the series. He wears glasses, a red or yellow polo shirt with a white collar, and blue or black shorts and white socks and light blue shoes. Although he's not good at sports, he's good at shooting. He is usually accompanied by Doraemon, who functions as his caretaker. Although he's not good at sports, he's good at shooting and has been reflected in the movies many time. He's also good at string figure which sometime considered a girls' game. Son of Tamako and Nobisuke Nobi. Future father of Nobisuke (his son). Future husband or boyfriend of Shizuka and great-great-grandfather of Sewashi. Taurus), nicknamed Shizuka-chan (しずかちゃん) is a smart, kind and pretty girl. She is often represented by the color pink, and is seen wearing a pink shirt and skirt.
The word 'Shizuka (しずか)' means 'Quiet'. She is Nobita's best friend. She does not shun Nobita due to his failing grades, lazy disposition or constant failures. In fact, she often tries to encourage him to do better, though she usually fails to convince him. Shizuka likes to take a bath several times a day; however, a running gag in the series is that she is sometimes interrupted by a sudden appearance of Nobita (sometimes Doraemon, Gian, or Suneo) usually due to misuse of Doraemon's gadgets like the Anywhere Door (Doko Demo Doa in Japanese). Shizuka's skirt is also frequently seen getting flipped, either by Nobita misusing Doraemon's gadgets, or by the wind. Scenes in which her underwear is seen, or she is seen bathing, have been removed from the dubbed versions, especially in India, Europe, the United States and the United Kingdom. Her true passions are sweet potatoes, which she would rather keep to herself out of the knowledge of others, and the violin, in which her playing is just as horrendous as Gian's singing. She is also known for taking piano lessons unwillingly due to her mother's wishes (as she loves violin more), which is sometimes a reason for declining to hang out with friends (but she plays piano better than violin). Shizuka is an animal lover and keeps two pets at home: a dog, who is saved from succumbing to illness by Nobita and Doraemon in one story; and a canary which runs away on multiple occasions and causing Shizuka and Nobita to run around the city chasing her down.