Best Female Characters

The Top Ten

1 Harley Quinn - DC Comics Harley Quinn - DC Comics Harley Quinn is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics, commonly as a sidekick of the Joker.

Beautiful, and strong enough to be a threat to batman hence unlike him her abilities beside strength are superhuman. In a all out fight Harley would beat batman due to her speed and agility and she has proven she is a superhuman when coming to durability as well.

Amazing, she's a perfect example for those in abusive relenships

2 Hinata Hyuga - Naruto Hinata Hyuga - Naruto Hinata Hyuga is a fictional character in the anime and manga franchise Naruto, created by Masashi Kishimoto.

It's so weird how hinata and Buttercup share the same hair style.

Hinata is the best female character. She's the best and her love for Naruto is so adorable.

She's cute and kind

Hands down the best female anime character. Why is Harley Quinn above her -_- Harley Quinn is just a crazy person who's obsessed with Joker..

3 Buttercup - The Powerpuff Girls Buttercup - The Powerpuff Girls She is the one of the three main characters in the show The Powerpuff Girls. She was first created by Craig McCracken in 1992. She has short raven hair and green eyes with a green dress. She is known as the "toughest fighter" for her tomboyish attitude, being aggressive, and her love for fighting crime. ...read more.

How is princess peach number 2, yet buttercup number 3. Princess peach doesn't do anything but all of a sudden she gets kidnapped and waits for Mario to save her, while buttercup can defend herself and she is super strong. If buttercup were to get kidnapped, she would escape immediately.

She needs to be number 1. She is awesome. She is strong and funny. She was awesome in her anime version as well.

Why are Buttercup and Miku low? I like them, they are better than most of the unknown characters at the top.

She should be number 1, no hate on Hinata, but her looks sort of copy Buttercup. Buttercup is the strongest female character ever.

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4 Ellen Ripley - Alien Ellen Ripley - Alien Ellen Louise Ripley is a fictional character and the protagonist of the Alien film series played by American actress Sigourney Weaver. V 1 Comment
5 Princess Peach - Super Mario Bros Princess Peach - Super Mario Bros Princess Peach is a major character in the Mario Bros. Franchise. She is usually the character who needs saved in most Mario Games, but also has appeared as a playable character in the Main-Series Mario Games, including Super Mario 3D World, Super Mario Bros. 2, Super Mario Run, and even starred in ...read more.

I don't think it's as much what she does but that she is memorable. Who comes to mind when you think of female Nintendo characters? Don't lie, it's peach. Sure, she's obnoxious at times, but in super smash bros she's really good.

Princess peach doesn't do anything, but whine at Mario.

6 Princess Zelda - The Legend of Zelda Princess Zelda - The Legend of Zelda Princess Zelda is a fictional character in Nintendo's The Legend of Zelda video game series, created by Shigeru Miyamoto and introduced in its original entry in 1986.

Zelda isn't like peach who steals Pauline's place and is known for her clumsiness and kidnapped-ness! Zelda is more useful than Peach. Zelda doesn't scream, brag, and jump on top of Link. Zelda uses a arrow not a toad to attack. She guards the super powerful Triforce. That's a hard job! I even like Navi better than Peach! Everyone hates navi

She actually does work! She deserves to be here!

Katara is so 1900s no one even remembers her! Everyone knows Zelda!

I voted for her because I can't stand seeing Peach above her.

She should be higher!

7 Buffy Summers - Buffy The Vampire Slayer Buffy Summers - Buffy The Vampire Slayer Buffy Anne Summers is a fictional character from the Buffy the Vampire Slayer franchise. She first appeared in the 1992 film Buffy the Vampire Slayer before going on to appear in the television series and subsequent comic book of the same name.

Buffy is life

8 Samus Aran - Metroid Samus Aran - Metroid Samus Aran is the protagonist of the Metroid science fiction action-adventure game series by Nintendo.

She's a sassy secret agent! Boys love her and GIRLS love her and she IS a girl! She is a spy robot and the only girl character who's the lead character, Zelda isn't main, the things named after her! Samus isn't a weak princess and the only girl on ssb who does something and not like katara!

9 Nina Williams Nina Williams Nina Williams is a fictional character from Namco's Tekken fighting game series. A cold-blooded Irish professional assassin, Nina made her first appearance in Tekken, the original game in the series She is one of four playable characters to appear in all main installments in the series and the only ...read more.
10 Xena - Xena: Warrior Princess Xena - Xena: Warrior Princess Xena is a fictional character from Robert Tapert's Xena: Warrior Princess franchise. Co-created by Tapert and John Schulian, she first appeared in the 1995–1999 television series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys, before going on to appear in Xena: Warrior Princess TV show and subsequent comic book ...read more.

The Contenders

11 Princess Leia - Star Wars Princess Leia - Star Wars Princess Leia Organa, later known as General Leia Organa, is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise, portrayed in films by Carrie Fisher.

Beautiful, talented, very cool and interesting. She is my second if not my favorite Star Wars character. Strong in the force. I always liked her much more than Luke or Han. My favorite female character.

Best female character in her universe and ever universe. Unlike Padme or Rey she is interesting and actually beautiful.

The girl from wreck it Ralph made it higher than her are you KIDDING ME!? Easy number one, or if not in the top 5 at least!

Well I don't really care about her

12 Hermione Granger - Harry Potter Series Hermione Granger - Harry Potter Series

She was the heroine of the HP series, even though she didn't end up with HP in the end. She ended up with Ron.

My God, she is smart, brave, down to earth, logical, and a great fighter! Show 'me what you got, her minor!

She should be first on the list! Come on Harry Potter fans! Vote! Vote! Vote!

Hermione should be number One.

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13 Catwoman - DC Comics Catwoman - DC Comics Catwoman is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics, commonly in association with the superhero Batman.
14 Hawkgirl - DC Comics Hawkgirl - DC Comics
15 Batgirl - DC Comics Batgirl - DC Comics Batgirl is the name of several fictional superheroes appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics, depicted as female counterparts to the superhero Batman.

Best hero!

16 Ms. Marvel - Marvel Comics Ms. Marvel - Marvel Comics Ms. Marvel is the name of several fictional superheroes appearing in comic books published by Marvel Comics.

Easy she's the best female character

I love Ms Marvel I love her so much I want her to come back we all want to see her to come back and her series needs to rated PG[= Ms Marvel for life!

17 Rayne - BloodRayne Rayne - BloodRayne Rayne, sometimes called Agent BloodRayne or simply the Dhampir, is a fictional character in the BloodRayne series of video games.

Really hot now

18 Nia Teppelin - Gurren Lagann Nia Teppelin - Gurren Lagann Nia Teppelin is a fictional character in the anime series Gurren Lagann, known in Japan as Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann, animated by Gainax and co-produced by Aniplex and Konami. It was also directed by Hiroyuki Imaishi and written by veteran playwright Kazuki Nakashima.

Really cute

19 Vanellope Von Schweetz - Wreck-It Ralph

She's in an epic movie and Sara Silverman is a cupcake! Vanelope is such a classy sweet little piece of sugar! Vanelope is popular today and she's in the wreckitralph game. And sugar race! Everyone loves her even boys!

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20 Black Widow - Marvel Comics Black Widow - Marvel Comics
21 Poison Ivy - DC Comics Poison Ivy - DC Comics Poison Ivy is a fictional supervillain appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics, commonly as an adversary of the superhero Batman.

People only like her for her looks. She has no personality.

22 Katara - Avatar: The Last Airbender Katara - Avatar: The Last Airbender

Literally awesome and she can fight! She's better than about 100001000293810 air benders!

23 Belle - Beauty and the Beast Belle - Beauty and the Beast Belle is a fictional character who appears in Walt Disney Pictures' 30th animated feature film Beauty and the Beast (1991) and in the live action remake Beauty and the Beast (2017). Belle is the intelligent and selfless young daughter of an inventor who does not conform to the normal ways of her small ...read more.
24 Riza Hawkeye - Fullmetal Alchemist Riza Hawkeye - Fullmetal Alchemist
25 Wonder Woman - DC Comics Wonder Woman - DC Comics

My second favorite superhero/heroine. Should be 1 and is so beautiful those iconic blue underwear and tights.Is the most beautiful, and one of the most famous and best characters ever. I will never forget that blue star underwear.

It's about time she comes out with a movie.

26 Lisbeth Salander - The Millennium Series Lisbeth Salander - The Millennium Series Lisbeth Salander is a fictional character created by Swedish author and journalist Stieg Larsson. She is the lead character in Larsson's award-winning Millennium series, along with the journalist Mikael Blomkvist.

I don't have any opinions but I do think there should be a spinoff well since what I can predict about stieg larsson's ideas are the 10 novels he's been working on since he died and what I can predict is if he would've been alive he'll be working on more than 10 novels after he published them

Lisbeth is one of the most interesting anti-heroes - let alone female characters - of the 21st century. She's often decidedly unsympathetic and intimidating but her personality is absolutely fascinating. Her reclusiveness, her selective interactions with certain characters, her ingenuity, her uncompromising outlook on society and life and the extremes she will go to in her personal defense keep you wanting to know more about her.

27 Rogue - Marvel Comics Rogue - Marvel Comics Rogue is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, commonly in association with the X-Men.
28 Lara Croft - Tomb Raider Lara Croft - Tomb Raider Lara Croft is a fictional character and the protagonist of the Square Enix video game franchise Tomb Raider.

She is great and mighty and she goes on adventures!

29 Sarah Connor - The Terminator Sarah Connor - The Terminator
30 Spider Woman - Marvel Comics Spider Woman - Marvel Comics
31 Rapunzel - Tangled Rapunzel - Tangled Rapunzel is a fictional character who appears in Walt Disney Animation Studios' 50th animated feature film Tangled, and its short sequel Tangled Ever After. She is the tenth Disney Princess, the first Disney Princess to be CGI-animated, and the first Disney Princess to have freckles or green eyes.

Tangled is such a funny movie. If Flynn Ryder was real I'd totally marry him if rupunzel hadn't been around

32 Jenny Wakeman / XJ9 - My Life as Teenage Robot Jenny Wakeman / XJ9 - My Life as Teenage Robot Jennifer "Jenny" Wakeman (designated robot name: Global Robotic Response Unit XJ-9) is a fictional character and the main protagonist of the American animated series My Life as a Teenage Robot created by Rob Renzetti for Nickelodeon.
33 Ms. Pac-Man

She is the most well known fictional character and everyone knows her more than Zelda and katara! Who is Lara croft?

34 Ryuko Matoi - Kill la Kill Ryuko Matoi - Kill la Kill Ryuko Matoi is the main protagonist of Japanese anime series 'Kill La Kill' produced by Studio Trigger. Ryuko Matoi is a highschool student who attends Honnouji Academy to find her father's murderer.

She's one of my favorite anime characters.

35 Dorothy - The Wizard of Oz
36 Erza Scarlet - Fairy Tail Erza Scarlet - Fairy Tail Erza Scarlet is an S-Class Mage from the infamous magic guild Fairy Tail . Erza starts off as a lone wolf and stays loyal to following the rules. As the story develops Erza changes into loving mage strong and independent. As her terrible past haunts her she ignores her friends' calls that they want ...read more.
37 Motoko Kusanagi - Ghost in the Shell Motoko Kusanagi - Ghost in the Shell Major Motoko Kusanagi is the main protagonist in Masamune Shirow's Ghost in the Shell anime and manga series. She is a "full-body prosthesis" augmented-cybernetic human employed as the field commander of Public Security Section 9, a fictional law-enforcement division of the Japanese National Public ...read more.
38 Annie Leonhart - Attack on Titan Annie Leonhart - Attack on Titan Annie Leonhart 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.
39 Hatsune Miku - Vocaloid Hatsune Miku - Vocaloid Hatsune Miku, sometimes referred to as Miku Hatsune, is a humanoid persona voiced by a singing synthesizer application developed by Crypton Future Media.

Why isn't she higher she has a beautiful voice

40 Rukia Kuchiki - Bleach Rukia Kuchiki - Bleach

Honestly better than Hinata...

41 Alisa Bosconovitch - Tekken
42 Maka Albarn - Soul Eater Maka Albarn - Soul Eater

I don't understand how all of these people are above her.. What makes princesses so very amazing as opposed to a strong girl who can protect herself and tries to help others as well? Well, just my opinion. - SoulDeathTheKidMaka414

43 Sandy Cheeks - SpongeBob SquarePants Sandy Cheeks - SpongeBob SquarePants Sandra "Sandy" Cheeks is a fictional character in the Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.
44 Cinderella - Cinderella

Everyone knows her! Come on! She's classy beautiful and everyone loves her. Also 'Cinderella Man' is an often used phrase.

Cinderella is popular but dorky! We all outgrew her! I wrote down her by accident and she just spins around and waits for a charming life! She sucks!

45 Toph Beifong - Avatar: The Last Airbender Toph Beifong - Avatar: The Last Airbender Toph Beifong is a fictional character in Nickelodeon's animated television series Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra, voiced by Jessie Flower in the original series and Kate Higgins and Philece Sampler in the sequel series. V 1 Comment
46 Sonya Blade - Mortal Kombat Sonya Blade - Mortal Kombat Sonya Blade is a video game character from the Mortal Kombat series. Debuting in the original Mortal Kombat game from 1992, she was a late addition to the game as developers decided deep into the development cycle that the game needed a female character.
47 Lucy - Elfen Lied Lucy - Elfen Lied Lucy (born as kaede), is a tragic, fictional Japanese Anti-Heroine, and Anti-Villianess, who is the main protagonist of her debut source, a manga officially known as Elfen Lied [alfen leed], written and illustrated by Lynn Okamoto, which was best known for it's T.V. adaptation of the same name, Directed ...read more.
48 Kagome Higurashi - InuYasha Kagome Higurashi - InuYasha
49 Sam Manson - Danny Phantom Sam Manson - Danny Phantom Samantha "Sam" Manson is one of the deuteragonists from Danny Phantom. She is a Jewish teenage girl who is a self-proclaimed Goth and an ultra-recyclo-vegetarian (which means she doesn't eat anything with a face), and one of Danny Fenton's two best friends, alongside Tucker Foley.
50 Sergeant Calhoun - Wreck-It Ralph Sergeant Calhoun - Wreck-It Ralph

I have so many reasons why I like her. She is tough, has lots of great lines and she has an interesting (but sad) life story. I was so glad when she married Felix.

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