Best Anime Heroes

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The Top Ten

1
Goku - Dragonball Z
Okay. It's pretty obvious that Goku is at the top. To be honest, this order of heroes is perfect because Goku, Naruto, Ichigo, and Luffy honestly make the best ' heroes team the world could ask for. Plus, Goku is the stronger one and more powerful, followed by Ichigo, Naruto, and I do not know where Luffy's place would really be because I haven't seen ALL of one piece but he definitely belongs in the top 4. But Goku doesn't even need to be involved because once he is, leave it to him by himself to handle any situation no matter how bad it is. He has the others to fight alongside him if needed. Go J-stars victory Vs heroes!
Not even Madaras cheap shringan can hurt 1 cell on goku. He would have no idea how to bind goku in an illusion because basically, ninja stars can't pierce him, fire can't burn him, chains can't hold him, not even an entire planet can crush him.

No matter what technique naruto or madara has, you just can't escape an entire planet being destroyed by goku. Even if they managed to teleport...where to?
dude... compare to all of the characters on the list, he'll destroy them all in 1 blow..
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2Naruto - Naruto
He is awesome and he is the kind of guy who stands up for what he believes in and he would do anything to protect his friends even die for the dearest ones and he never gives up that is why he is a rolemodel for many people!
Yes if the planet gets destroyed evryone WILL DIE including GOKU, for the record, Naruto is the only one who can actually be at all places at the same time even goku could only manage a few numbers of teleportations and was exhausted.
Do the head count and you will see that they are even, and in some case goku might even lose the fight since naruto has reserved energy.
Goku is powerful likewise Naruto..
And naruto is the 21st century Hero.
I think that naruto and naruto shippuden are the best anime in the world because they have got the most interesting storyline awesome powers and it explains everything. It's also funny and Naruto has the strongest fighting spirit and the guts never to give up no matter what. In my opinion nothing can surpass this anime
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3Monkey D. Luffy - One Piece
In terms of Heroes, it is impossible to decide, because ALL of them share so much care and courage, etc etc. But by the end of the day, my cents go to Luffy. One Piece isn't popular here in the US, so they haven't witnessed all of his capabilities. I'm not talking about strength or power capabilities, but about his knack to defy logic and survive in order to reach his goals.
Those who talk abt ichigo probably don't know luffy... The greatest anime hero ever.. He dosen't have the power to save the world with a spirit bomb like goku... But has the power to save those who love n cares for him.. Most versatile hero in anime... Love you luffy! Great emotions... Knows when to get serious.. Luffy-kum you rock... Thank you oda for creating an awesome character
He took poison against magellen to save his brother
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4Ichigo - Bleach
He is the most unique hero I have ever seen. Simply he is the best. He has shinigami powers which will amaze you, he has holloe powers which will freak you. If you compare him with those up list heroes then: he is not like Goku saved a hundred times;not like Naruto childish and stupid crazy enough to do anything for sasuke;and not that much comical like Luffy.
Ichigo kurosaki I think should be number 2 or 3 because not only will he kick your butt, but he has a warm and kind heart, and he will literally do anything to protect his family and friends
Ichigo is a utter bad ass and the only friend/ family who has died near him is his mother because she was protecting his as a child and also he has got bad ass forms of shiki and banki as well as his final attack form, anyone who hates ichigo hates anime
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5L - Death Note
L is the smartest character out there. He's an interesting character, and he never fails to predict Kira's behavior.
I like death note! The characters and the story!
i love them so much!
I LOVE LIGHT BUT TO ME HE ISN'T A HERO. HE WAS GOOD AT THE BEGINNING BUT THROUGHOUT THE ANIME HE BECAME EVIL IN MY OPINION. I ALSO LOVE LELOUCH BUT L IS GREATER THEN ANYONE!
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6Roronoa Zoro - One Piece
Ultimate beast and yet incredibly loyal and kind

7Ash - Pokemon
Ash is my favourite characters in anime series. He care his friends and pokemons and he is newer scare for any challenge. And one day he is become a pokemon master.
Go ash! I love ash...
Dude. He's just awesome. What I wouldn't give to be able to train with him and his Pokemon. Honestly, I think Misty is waay better though. But hey, Ash has been 10 years old for what...10 or 12 years now? He's like a perpetually strong and youthful kid. One that will totally live through while everyone else dies around him. >:D

8Edward Elric - Fullmetal Alchemist
Ed is a genius when it comes to alchemy and is one of the best, strongest hand-to-hand fighters there is. But there's more to our young hero than that. Ed has a dark past and has made some mistakes in his lifetime, but he is willing to do anything to move forward and fix what he can, protect the people he cares about, and save the whole country. Though hardened in his youth because of the hardships he faced (and faces throughout the series), he retains his morality and a certain idealism that allows him to persevere.
Being a hero isn't just about how freakishly strong you are *ahemGokuahem*. It's about self-sacrifice, wisdom, sincere motives, caring about others, and mental strength/perseverance despite impossible odds. A really good, deep character development of a hero will also include being a real and relatable person who knows their flaws yet ignores temptations, and instead does what's best for others. Ed Elric has all of these things and MORE. But yes, he is an epic little badass shrimp who can take out an army (realistically).
Don't know I just like him.

9Natsu Dragneel - Fairy Tail
He is a dragon slayer and he will slay the rest of them except goku deserves top 3
He is awesome and I have never seen any hero like him
Bravery for his friends.
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10Itachi Uchiha - Naruto
The greatest character in the naruto series
I think that itachi is on of the greatest heroes of all time, and he should have he's own series.
Stronge, wise and has a nice charisma

The Contenders

11Gingka Hagane - Beyblade
Gingka is the top blader his bravery is amazing. He help friends and his bey connected his heart. Gingka Hagane is the HERO.

12Sebastian Michaelis - Kuroshitsuji / Black Butler

13Kenshin - Rurouni Kenshin
Goku number one really. Despite the fact goku hates to kill, that all changes when he becomes super saiyan. Kenshin has promised to never kill anyone and he manages to keep that promis throughout the whole series while defeating every enemy.
Kenshin is cheerful and happy with a dark past but he still manages to keep living with a happy personality. He's not afraid to fight and die for whom he wants to protect. Best anime ever if a little long.
Kenshin should be number one. He used to be an assasin who hs killed many people but now he protects the innocent using a sword. He maintains a happy and peaceful attitude despite his past.
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14Shinichi Kudo / Conan Edogawa - Case Closed / Detective Conan

15Lelouch Lamperouge - Code Geass
Lelouch is one of the best characters out there! Almost as good as Ichigo. His brains and the way he uses his powers, and his kind spirit don't make sense when they go together but as the series progresses he end leaves you feeling like 'what the **** just happened? ' Lelouch has since then been my favourite anime character since.
He is amazing, his talents are unmatched.

16Spike - Cowboy Beebop

17Sousuke - Full Metal Panic

18Light Yigami - Death Note
Unlike other heroes this guy isn't just brawn. In fact he is most probably the smartest anime character ever. The way he manipulates everyone is just amazing. Has to be the 1st on the list.

19Gon - Hunter X Hunter

20Inuyasha - Inuyasha
Inuyasha is brave, and he will save your life even if he does not know you, he is my favorite anime character, because he had a huge protecting sword, and it only works when he is going to protect someone! He is super affectionate when he isn't being a jerk! WATCH THE SERIES!
I prefer the players also lose fights, and do not destroy the world with a finger. That is, I hate Goku and Naruto.


21Hei - Darker Than Black

22Kirito Kirigaya - Sword Art Online
I'm not sure if I like sword art online or death note more! They is both so good! Kirito needs to be a lot higher on this list. no questions asked.

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23Vegeta - Dragon Ball Z

24Hayate Ayasaki - Hayate the Combat Butler
Hayate is so strong

25Alucard - Hellsing
This guy is a badass

26Yusuke - Yu Yu Hakusho

27Guts - Berserk
Guts is the very definition of epicness! He shows us that a simple human can over come anyone and do anything through sheet willpower and determination! Not to mention his huge as motherfukin sword!

28Ogami Rei - Code:Breaker

29Teito Klein - 07-Ghost

30Roy Mustang - Fullmetal Alchemist

31Eren Jaeger - Shingeki No Kyojin

32Kenzo Tenma - Monster
Okay, how is there a list about most virtuous anime characters and we forget this paragon? He has healed his greatest enemies. He never killed anyone, despite the urgency of his circumstances. He confessed to having committed a plethora of heinous serial murders and tarnished his reputation completely just to save a woman who tried to ruin his life. He sacrificed his prestigious career and future with a beautiful woman who was his fiancé, just to operate on a boy who came before a mayor. He went rogue just to kill the the true murderer, Johan liebert, and sacrificed everything to help others.

Honestly, how do people talk about virtuous and ignore the embodiment of virtue? He's literally Atticus Finch, only as a doctor/brain surgeon. All he focused on was saving others, helping others, protecting others no matter how deplorable. He rarely spent a second of his life after the whole Johan libert debacle with enjoyment, for he made sure that his primary priorities were completing his mission, be it completing an operation, or anything that helps someone. He was the quintessential selfless person and a beacon to many of the characters in this story.
How isn't he higher? He sacrificed every facet of his life just to heal and help others, including his enemies trying to incarcerate him and even kill him. He confessed to being guilty to a plethora of heinous crimes, thus tarnishing his reputation, just to help save a woman trying to ruin his life. Monster is a seriously underrated manga/anime and kenzo is literally the anime Atticus Finch, albeit more selfless and more badass at times
This guy is one of the BEST heroes in the history of heroes! ^_^ He truly cares about others and he doesn't really want to take a life even if someone is bad. He's a doctor that saves lives. He even says that human lives are precious. It's something Johan Liebert-the main antagonist- would NEVER understand. Tenma is one of those who deserves to be on this list! Don't believe me? Please, watch the series if you haven't yet. What are you waiting for?

33Laharl - Disgaea

34Vash the Stampede - Trigun

35Kyon - The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya

36Ichigo Momomiya - Tokyo Mew Mew

37Emiya Kiritsugu - Fate/ Zero

38Tsunayoshi Sawada - Katekyo Hitman Reborn

39Mikasa - Attack on Titan
Part of me hates her for being so strong and not even having to try, but you can't blame her for that. She constantly tries to protect Eren, her last family alive. And almost always keeps her cool. So yeah... She's awesome.

40Dante - Devil May Cry

41Daryl Yan - Guilty Crown

42Renton Thurston - Eureka Seven

43Kirito - Sword Art Online

44Eikichi Onizuka - Great Teacher Onizuka (GTO)
Coolest delinquent ever made, he can't be dead.

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