Best Hunter x Hunter Characters

Vote your favorite character of Hunter X Hunter saga.

The Top Ten

1 Killua Zoldyck Killua Zoldyck

It goes without saying that not only is he one of the most dynamic and well written characters of the show, but also experienced one of the most interesting character development. He started off as a lost and confused boy who just recently escaped from his previous assassin lifestyle and was trying to find a way to escape his fate. It was only through meeting Gon that he found his true purpose, he wanted nothing more than a friend. Someone to be there and to take care of. Because unlike the rest of his family, he was able to feel true love and compassion for his friends and only wanted to care for them. He did eventually grow and realized he couldn't just follow around Gon forever, so he decided to spend his time caring for his little sister Alluka, as the Zoldyck family wasn't giving her the love and attention she needed. Thus he finally found his true purpose. To care for those that needed, and through all of the fighting and killing, all he ever wanted was to love someone.

How the author Build the Character is so fascinating. I love Killua he put others before himself, love the expression plus the cuteness and sense of humor unconsciously. The way he thinks and the badass attitude and move ugh I'm falling

Such a kind character. Cares so much for others without ever caring about himself. My favorite character of the series by far!

He's probably got the best character development of al the characters and the most interesting past of the main group.

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2 Kurapika Kurapika

Kurapika's revenge story is awesome! He is hands down my favorite character!

Kurapika and Killua are easily the best characters from this anime. No tea, just facts.

Kurapika, is HANDS DOWN the BEST! He may not have abs like Killua's but you don't need abs to be sexy and Kurapika proves it! I mean, come on, he has the brains, the strength, the skill, the looks, and the class..! He is my absolute FAVOURITE Hunter X Hunter character OF ALL TIME.

God himself

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3 Hisoka Hisoka

Hisoka is the best

He's so pedophile!

This guy only wants to fight the strongest... I mean when fighting an opponent he doesn't even try just to enjoy himself...SO SAVAGE... I love kurapika and his scarlet eyes and killua with his godspeed but hands down hisoka is just the best because he is so cunning and entertaining

A really unique character,despite being a killer,weirdo and pervert he is somehow likeable and attractive,plus the style of this character is amazing.

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4 Gon Freecss Gon Freecss

Gon is my favorite Hunter x Hunter character and will always be. With his determination to improve and his effort, he became a character of great admiration of mine. In addition to his immense cuteness, he has a friendly and sympathetic attitude towards everyone he ends up knowing, opposite to what many people say about him, of just being nice to people who would be "useful" to him (hate this: b). I love your relationship with Killua and I hope Alluka leaves him just so they can be together again. The friendship between them is very beautiful and I always go to tears when Killua thinks Gon as best friend and the protagonist too. Just too much for me lol. Another point for me to like Gon is his lively and enthusiastic personality, which makes me love him even more. One moment that changed his reputation was the time of the Ant Chimera, where he showed the dark part of his being, making him even more human! He may have had a giant emotional outbursts, but this was due to the ...more

I can relate to Gon when it comes to personality, I'm selfish,I'm childish, I'm stupid, and a lot more. Gon is just the best character for me no matter how much someone tries to convince me why this character is terrible and I should like this one better. That one episode in the Chimera Ant Arc was amazing, it truly showed that even the nicest and most friendly characters that would just hurt an opponent rather than kill them showed their dark side that was hiding inside them all this time waiting to be released. I also like the Killua X Gon ships, don't bother asking why, their friendship is just so adorable

I love watching his battle scenes and his moments with killua. For sure one of the best characters in the anime

Great development! Loved his crazy character

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5 Neferpitou

So cute and I also like how she was becoming good showing that everyone can change. Too bad she died instead of being fogiven. I hope she comes back by either being revived by someone or by self recovery. It will be a good opportunity to have Gon and Kite forgive her and have Gon undo his darkest moment.

One of the best antagonist in the whole series!

Most loyal character I have ever seen

When you don't have an official gender yet the fanbase still loves you

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6 Meruem Meruem

The best character development I have ever seen in any anime character.

Meruem, neferpitou, and killua are my favorites

Hail the King

Most well-written character I have ever seen

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7 Kuroro Lucifer

Fell for him when he changed his hairstyle.

Greasy man = best boi

Chrollo is mesmerizing. I remember falling for him the first time I laid my eyes on him. his mysterious aura is so alluring and he just got that charming and charismatic way of talking. he is so damn fine

Finest man on earth.

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8 Ging Freecss

Best Character for me..

The most brilliant character, the smartest in Hunter x Hunter series

He should be a lot high

He so mysterious that's made him look cool

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9 Leorio Paladinight

Because your gay

He's awesome

The reason I liked him was he was honestly he was very relatable. He didn't have any combat powers (that he used in combat) so he was much more like an average guy. I also empathized with his actions like when he punched Ging.

He is love

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10 Biscuit Krueger

Bisky is such a hard ass, and such a cool character

Biscuit should be number one! She's one of the strongest characters in the entire series, both in personality and fighting skill.

She's so cute but she is also really strong

Haha.. I like her.

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The Contenders

11 Feitan

I love fffeutan he should been voted #1 or #2

One of the most intriguing and well-written characters of the anime. I simply love Feitan. He's bloody brilliant.

The thief stole my heart

Reminds me a lot of hiei... gives vibes

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12 Netero

Badass old man, nothing more to say

Absolutely savage, going from a kind and clever teacher into a warrior so powerful to fight the unbreakable Mereum and actually damage/semi stand up to for a few minutes (nobody else even pulled off one second) anyway, Netero, he’s inspirational.

His Nen was very unique, and the fact that he'd still pulled his weight with an OP Villian. Most unique character of the show and has some of the best quotes too.

13 Alluka Zoldyck

She is so cute! I love her!

I find her so adorable. She seems like a good person when you get to know her.

Honestly I'm surprised she's not on here. One of the most adorable (and creepy) characters in the series! :D

Sooo cute. ^^ - Gehenna

14 Illumi

He is legit

His fine silky hair damn it sexy

Lol! Strange in his love for Killua, sort of like Itachi.

At first seemed like an okay character then he got really interesting (I love his face)

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15 Kaito Kaito KAITO is a humanoid persona voiced by a singing synthesizer application developed by Yamaha Corporation using their new Vocaloid singing synthesizer technology under the codename of "Taro".

god bless


Kaito used his singing skills to help defeating The Ant King

God bless his heart

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16 Knuckle

He left a huge impression on me. Super strong and had helpful abilities. He's down for the cause


17 Ponzu

Why didn't she get reincarnated? I nearly cried when I saw her die.

She was too underdeveloped. If she had been around more she would have been great.

They should not have killed her of. At the very least they should have brought her back somehow.

18 Nobunaga Hazama
19 Phinks

Phinks is very cool

Er ist cool

20 Pariston

He is my bae

His so funny

I lovehate him

21 Jed
22 Kaicho Netero

This old man is scary and mad don;t mess with him

23 Komugi

I feel sorta grateful that she existed

Very annoying but without her, Meruem would still remain a hateful psychopathic killer. - SelfDestruct

My favourite character she opened Meruem's heart

24 Kuroro Rushirufuru
25 Machi

Definitely my favorite female character. I wish she had a bigger role but I always love the side characters.

She is not as strong as other but I found her interesting, specially when she stitch Hisoka's arm.

26 Ikalgo

He's a cool octopus

27 Pokkle

Poor guy got eaten. And he wasn't even reincarnated.

Why is this so high?

28 Silva Zoldyck

he's a

Well he is baddas cool dn strong

29 Morel

He cool

Badass with an awesome ability

Poor guy

30 Shizuku Shizuku

Big tiddies

31 Shalnark
32 Satotz

Just look at how the man walks! Also he doesn't have a mouth. Mouths are for lesser characters. Finally you've got to love his moustache. This guy is pure swag.

33 Zeno Zoldyck


34 Palm

She's so good at everything and was a great character

35 Uvogin

This is the second list he's this low on. He was the strongest Phantom troupe member as stated by the members themselves

Uvo is easily top 10 he’s amazing

36 Melody
37 Morau
38 Beans

When God steps forward you don't vote him into 49 place.
You are all wrong.

Get a good oppinion.

Seriously the best character in this entire show. he could destroy the whole cast

39 Pakunoda
40 Chrollo Lucilfer

Why not

41 Nobu
42 Zushi
43 Menchi
44 Uborghin
45 Franklin
46 Senritsu

so butiful

47 Basho
48 Neon Nostrade
49 Razor

he thicc

50 Kortopi

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1. Killua Zoldyck
2. Kurapika
3. Gon Freecss
1. Kurapika
2. Killua Zoldyck
3. Gon Freecss
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2. Kaicho Netero
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