Best Fictional Titular Characters that are the Main Protagonists of Their Franchise


The Top Ten

1 SpongeBob SquarePants - SpongeBob SquarePants SpongeBob SquarePants is a fictional character and the titular character and protagonist of the American animated television series of the same name.

Agree - Margarida

2 Samurai Jack - Samurai Jack "Jack" (also known as Samurai Jack or simply The Samurai) is the alias taken by a Japanese warrior (with an unknown birth name) who acts as the titular protagonist of the cartoon Samurai Jack. Throughout the series, he is voiced by Phil LaMarr.

So glad he appeared in a revival series in March 11th. - DynastiSugarPop

3 Danny Phantom - Danny Phantom Daniel "Danny" Fenton, also known by his alias Danny Phantom, is the half-human/half-ghost protagonist of the television series Danny Phantom. As the ghostly superhero Danny Phantom, he protects the citizens of Amity Park from the dangerous ghosts of the Ghost Zone.
4 Jimmy Neutron - The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius James "Jimmy" Isaac Neutron is a fictional character and the main protagonist of the Jimmy Neutron franchise . He is most notably the main protagonist of the 2001 American 3D computer-animated comic science fiction film Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius and the main protagonist of the American computer animated more.
5 Steven Universe - Steven Universe

To be honest, I had trouble choosing between Steven and Madoka. I had to pick who I voted randomly! - Synchronocity

6 Raven Baxter - That's So Raven
7 Naruto Uzumaki - Naruto Naruto Uzumaki is a fictional character in the anime and manga franchise Naruto, created by Masashi Kishimoto.
8 Madoka Kaname - Puella Magi Madoka Magica Madoka Kaname is the titular protagonist of the 2011 anime series Puella Magi Madoka Magica and its related media.
9 Star Butterfly - Star vs the Forces of Evil
10 Akame - Akame Ga Kill! Akame, also known as Akame of the Demon Sword Murasame, is the titular deuteragonist, alongside Tatsumi, and lead anti-heroine of the manga series Akame ga Kill!, as well as the main protagonist of the prequel manga Akame ga Kill! Zero.

Wait a second. I just forgot that Tatsumi is the main protagonist of Akame ga Kill!. Akame is a main female lead character, but she's only the titular protagonist, not the actual main protagonist. Sorry about that. She's still great in my opinion, though. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

The Contenders

11 Dexter - Dexter's Laboratory Dexter is a fictional character and the titular protagonist of the Cartoon Network animated series, Dexter's Laboratory.
12 Zim - Invader Zim Zim is the titular protagonist and anti-hero of the American animated series Invader Zim, created by Jhonen Vasquez for Nickelodeon.
13 Wander - Wander Over Yonder
14 Lizzie McGuire - Lizzie McGuire
15 Courage - Courage the Cowardly Dog Courage is a fictional character and the titular protagonist of the Cartoon Network animated series, Courage the Cowardly Dog.
16 Kim Possible - Kim Possible Kimberly Ann "Kim" Possible is a fictional character who appears in the animated television series Kim Possible, voiced by American actress Christy Carlson Romano.
17 Gumball Watterson - The Amazing World of Gumball Gumball Watterson is a twelve-year-old blue cat who is prone to causing mischief across the town due to not staying inside of the box. He is fairly egotistical and a veteran snarker; despite this, Gumball has a big heart and is surprisingly selfless. Although Gumball can be intelligent at times, he more.
18 Ladybug - Miraculous Ladybug
19 El Tigre - El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera
20 Randy Cunningham - Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja Randall "Randy" Cunningham is a main protagonist in Disney XD show, Randy Cunningham 9th Grade Ninja . He is an unpopular student who gets chosen to be the next generation Ninja from Norisu Nine . He sometimes can be mean and dorky, but, he knows his mistakes and fixes them. He is voiced by Ben Schwartz more.
21 Angelo - Angelo Rules
22 Lazlo - Camp Lazlo
23 Rocko - Rocko's Modern Life Rocko is the eponymous fictional character of the cartoon Rocko's Modern Life and the comic book series of the same name.
24 Ben Tennyson - Ben 10
25 Rex Salazar - Generator Rex
26 Bunsen - Bunsen Is a Beast
27 Inuyasha - Inuyasha
28 Moesha Mitchell - Moesha
29 Jet Propulsion - Ready Jet Go!
30 Nature Cat - Nature Cat
31 Harry Potter - Harry Potter Series Harry James Potter is the title character of J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter series. The majority of the books' plot covers seven years in the life of the orphan Potter, who, on his eleventh birthday, learns he is a wizard.
32 Chowder - Chowder
33 Malcolm Wilkerson - Malcolm in the Middle
34 Kelly Collins - Cadet Kelly
35 Eddy - Ed, Edd N Eddy Eddy is one of the three protagonists in the Canadian-American animated comedy television series Ed, Edd n Eddy and is the self-appointed ambitious leader of the Eds.
36 Arnold Shortman - Hey Arnold
37 Spyro - Spyro the Dragon Spyro is a series of platform games which primarily features the protagonist Spyro the Dragon and his friend, Sparx the Dragonfly.
38 Tak - Tak and the Power of Juju
39 Edgar - Edgar & Ellen
40 Cooking Mama - Cooking Mama
41 Ellen - Edgar & Ellen
42 Chat Noir - Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug and Chat Noir Chat Noir (read: "Sha Nu-ar", also called "Cat Noir" in English dub, "Black Cat" in Korean dub or "Super Cat" in Russian dub) is a deuteragonist from the French show "Miraculous Ladybug". Unlike his civilian self, Adrien Agreste, who actually very calm, polite, and kind, he is snarky, active, cocky, more.
43 Bob Belcher - Bob's Burgers
44 Ami Onuki - Hi Hi Puffy Amiyumi
45 Flapjack - The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack
46 Inami - Inami
47 Yumi Yoshimura - Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi Yumi Yoshimura, also known as Sue, is a Japanese musician, singer, and voice actress who is a member of the Japanese pop duo PUFFY, along with Ami Onuki.
48 Percy Jackson - Percy Jackson and the Olympians
49 Twilight Sparkle - My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Twilight Sparkle is the primary main character of My Little Pony Friendship is Magic. She is a female unicorn pony who transforms into an Alicorn and becomes a princess in Magical Mystery Cure.
50 Spyro - The Legend of Spyro Spyro is a series of platform games which primarily features the protagonist Spyro the Dragon and his friend, Sparx the Dragonfly.
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