Most Controversial Anime Characters

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The Top Ten

1 Light Yagami (Death Note) Light Yagami (Death Note) Light Yagami is a fictional character and the protagonist of the manga series Death Note, created by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata.

I know a lot of people that of him and a lot that hate him and from what I hear it's pretty well even I like him but that's just me - donovanthorn

I think light was awesome but not as cool as L - Musicking

2 Alois Trancy (Black Butler) Alois Trancy (Black Butler)

I half hate half love him honestly

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3 Sasuke Uchiha (Naruto) Sasuke Uchiha (Naruto) Sasuke Uchiha is a fictional character from the manga and anime franchise Naruto, created by Masashi Kishimoto.
4 Itachi Uchiha (Naruto) Itachi Uchiha (Naruto) Itachi Uchiha is a fictional character in the Naruto manga and anime series created by Masashi Kishimoto.
5 Porygon (Pokemon)

Three words: Electric. Soldier. Porygon. - PerfectImpulseX

6 Dot Pixis (Attack on Titan) Dot Pixis (Attack on Titan)

This guy caused the author of Attack on Titan to get death threats. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

7 Sailor Uranus (Sailor Moon) Sailor Uranus (Sailor Moon)

She and Sailor Neptune are controversial due to them being lesbians in the original Japanese version. - PerfectImpulseX

8 Mikasa Ackerman (Attack On Titan) Mikasa Ackerman (Attack On Titan) Mikasa Ackerman is a fictional character in the manga and anime series Attack on Titan, also known as Shingeki no Kyojin in Japanese, created by Hajime Isayama. She accompanies the main protagonist Eren Jaeger. Her most notable feature is the red scarf that she wears. She is one of the most strongest ...read more.
9 Naruto Uzumaki (Naruto) Naruto Uzumaki (Naruto) Naruto Uzumaki is a fictional character in the anime and manga franchise Naruto, created by Masashi Kishimoto.
10 Sailor Neptune (Sailor Moon) Sailor Neptune (Sailor Moon)

The Newcomers

? Schach Nouera (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha StrikerS) Schach Nouera (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha StrikerS)
? Jynx (Pokemon) Jynx (Pokemon)

The Contenders

11 Spike Spiegel (Cowboy Bebop) Spike Spiegel (Cowboy Bebop)

Can anyone please tell me how in any way Spike is considered controversial? - ModernSpongeBobSucks

12 Becky Miyamoto (Paniponi Dash!)
13 The Sailor Starlights (Sailor Moon)

Controversial due to being males who transform into females in the original Japanese version - PerfectImpulseX

14 Nico Robin (One Piece) Nico Robin (One Piece) "Devil Child" Nico Robin is a fictional character of the One Piece manga franchise created by Eiichiro Oda.
15 South Korea (Hetalia)
16 Neji Hyūga (Naruto) Neji Hyūga (Naruto)
17 Flay Allster (Gundam SEED)
18 Jiraiya (Naruto) Jiraiya (Naruto)
19 Shinji Ikari (Neon Genesis Evangelion) Shinji Ikari (Neon Genesis Evangelion)
20 Kenshiro (Fist of the North Star) Kenshiro (Fist of the North Star)

Controversial due to obvious reasons you'll know if you have watched that anime - PerfectImpulseX

21 Komoe Harumachi (Eiken)
22 Carim Gracia (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha StrikerS) Carim Gracia (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha StrikerS)
23 Kyubey (Puella Magi Madoka Magica) Kyubey (Puella Magi Madoka Magica) Kyubey is a fictional character from the 2011 anime series Puella Magi Madoka Magica and its related media.
24 Kayaba Akihiko (Sword Art Online)
25 Tomoyo Daidouji (Cardcaptor Sakura) Tomoyo Daidouji (Cardcaptor Sakura)
26 Nozomi Toujou (Love Live! School Idol Project) Nozomi Toujou (Love Live! School Idol Project)
27 Tsubomi Kido (Paniponi Dash!)
28 Nico Yazawa (Love Live! School Idol Project)
29 Puni (Puni Puni Poemy)
30 Pico (Boku No Pico) Pico (Boku No Pico) Pico is from the anime "Boku No Pico". Pico was produced by Natural High. Pico (ぴこ Piko) is a blonde boy who works part-time at Tamotsu's grandfather's bar in the summer. He's often shown swimming, usually naked or in a blue Speedo. He has worn girls' clothing ever since Tamotsu gave some to him ...read more.
31 Chico (Boku No Pico)
32 Tamotsu (Boku No Pico)
33 Amu Hinamori (Shugo Chara!) Amu Hinamori (Shugo Chara!)
34 Ikuto (Shugo Chara)
35 Sailor Moon (Sailor Moon) Sailor Moon (Sailor Moon)
36 Sailor Venus (Sailor Moon) Sailor Venus (Sailor Moon) Minako Aino, better known as Sailor Venus, is a fictional character in the Sailor Moon manga series written by Naoko Takeuchi.
37 Charlotte Pudding (One Piece) Charlotte Pudding (One Piece)
38 Subaru Nakajima (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha) Subaru Nakajima (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha)
39 Vivio Takamachi (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha ViViD) Vivio Takamachi (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha ViViD)
40 Reinforce Eins (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha)
41 Dio Brando (Jojo's Bizarre Adventure) Dio Brando (Jojo's Bizarre Adventure) Dio Brando is a fictional character from the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure manga series created by Hirohiko Araki. His name was inspired by musician Ronnie James Dio and movie star Marlon Brando.
42 Alisha Diphda (Tales of Zestiria The X)
43 Jiren (Dragon Ball Super) Jiren (Dragon Ball Super)
44 Goku Black (Dragon Ball) Goku Black (Dragon Ball) Goku Black (Or "Black") is a fictional character in the Dragon Ball series by Akira Toriyama. He is the first main antagonist of Dragon Ball Super in the Future Trunks Saga where he is revealed to be Zamasu from a prior timeline who stole the body of Goku, the series's protagonist and using it as a ...read more.
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Top Remixes

1. Dot Pixis (Attack on Titan)
2. Light Yagami (Death Note)
3. Jiraiya (Naruto)
ModernSpongeBobSucks
1. Porygon (Pokemon)
2. Sailor Uranus (Sailor Moon)
3. Sailor Neptune (Sailor Moon)
PerfectImpulseX
1. Light Yagami (Death Note)
2. Itachi Uchiha (Naruto)
3. Sasuke Uchiha (Naruto)
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