Saddest Anime Deaths


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41 Teresa - Claymore Teresa - Claymore

Clare and Teresa gave everything to one another... Clare opened Teresa's warrior heart after all the pain and suffering she endured throughout her life as a warrior... And Teresa became the mother Clare had never had... Teresa's overwhelming power should have been enough to save her, but her weakened warrior's heart (due to her newfound happiness with clare) caused her an untimely death that ultimately caused Clare uncontrollable grief...

42 Sachi - Sword Art Online Sachi - Sword Art Online Sachi is a fictional character who appears in the Sword Art Online series of light novels by Reki Kawahara.

Sachi is just a girl who's afraid of dying, very nice and sweet and Kirito promised Sachi she wouldn't die, but dies, and the way Sachi says thank you when she dies is just so sad. Kirito goes on a quest to try and bring her back to life, but it doesn't work on his friends. But the saddest part is where Sachi is singing a song and Kirito cries.

Even though she was only there for one episode, it was so sad when she died. And then Kirito gets the message from her, which makes the whole thing so much sadder! Especially when Kirito promised Sachi she wouldn't die

My friend was reading SAO at school and came to this part. He just started crying right in the middle of speech class. I almost cried too when I watched it. - llamabaconllama37

I'm a beginner in anime and seeing her death made me sad and depressed, I was crying for an entire day and still am, she looks innocent and that's what makes her cute and sweet, Sachi didn't deserve to die, please bring her back someway :/

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43 Nagi Kengamine - Deadman Wonderland

Nagi was my FAVORITE character in Deadman Wonderland...watching him die was depressing..

44 Twelve - Terror in Resonance

He's just one of the most important character and... How he died was so awful and cruel!

He didn't even got a kiss from lisa before he died


45 Alexander Anderson - Hellsing

The guy was awesome. He died with a smile on his face, automatically making him great, and Alucard had to stop him from entirely losing his humanity. Those final words to Alucard make me shed a tear every time.

46 Sheele - Akame Ga Kill Sheele - Akame Ga Kill

The only death in this anime that made me cry. Too adorable and heroic to die. I mean, I liked that soldier and then she turns out to be a blood thirsty demoness.

She sacrificed herself for mine that's what I call a true hero her death was the saddest for me but Chelsea's death was worst and more sad

I sobbed so hard and it was really awkward because my sister was watching it with me

She was so kind, adorable, lovely and sweet. I loved it when she comforted Tatsumi and told him that he can cry, she won't tell anyone. When she died, I cred like hell.

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47 Petra Ral - Shingeki No Kyojin Petra Ral - Shingeki No Kyojin Petra Ral was a hand-picked soldier of the Survey Corps by Levi Ackerman placed in the Special Operations Squad.

Her death was too personalized because of her father's comments. Like, she didn't even get a chance to show her feelings for Levi as a woman and not just as a subordinate!

I feel as if petra was something special to levi, I mean I know it seemed as if he didn't care since he didn't burst out into tears, but it was truely killing him on the inside. I think she definitely deserves a spot in at least the top 15.

When Petra's father tells Levi that she wanted to marry him. Saddest moment in the show so far!

Her death should honestly be in the top ten

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48 Kushina Uzumaki - Naruto Kushina Uzumaki - Naruto

The last words that she said to her son while dying... Petty ones, but when you think about it, those were the things she would've wanted to say over an entire lifetime but had to say in that single moment... Plenty of sad deaths in naruto, but this was the saddest...

I think she should be above Minato!

This one hit hard... Harder than it should have for the amount of screen time she had.

Her death was sooo sad, why is she ranked so low?!

49 Tatsumi - Akame Ga Kill! Tatsumi - Akame Ga Kill!

The whole series brought me to tears yet was inspiring in every possible way. At least Tatsumi was reunited with everyone, especially Mine. It was sad how Akame was left alone in the end. It hit me like a brick wall when his village was anticipating his return.

It was so tragic a boy who only dreamed to save his village from famine and only he died for the people of the capital who he never really met

I thought tatsumi was going to survive and stay with Akame and go back to his village but when he did I was so mad but sad at the same time

I loved this anime. I feel that lubbocks death was way sadder but he's not on the list ;(

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50 Sayaka Miki - Puella Magi Madoka Magica Sayaka Miki - Puella Magi Madoka Magica Sayaka Miki is a fictional character from the 2011 anime series Puella Magi Madoka Magica and its related media.

COME ON PEOPLE! There is absolutely nothing sadder than THIS. Should be in the top ten at least. You have to watch the only 12 episodes of the series to understand the sadness. Sayaka was a beautiful character. However she dies because her Soul Gem was tainted and she did nothing to save herself. It was almost like suicide. Then Kyoko, the character below, died trying to save her but ended up having to kill her while killing herself. Very sad. Sayaka is a great character. WAS. I meant... SUCH A SAD DEATH!

What happened to Sayaka was truly a tragedy. She had such a pure heart and her love for Kyosuke was so true that despite of knowing how dangerous being a magical girl is, she still made a wish to heal him for which in return she faced a fate of combat. She did all of this for him while risking her own life! But what's so sad is that this wish of hers brought her own demise. Her feelings, reactions and character was so realistic that it affected me the most! The entire anime is sad but Sayaka's arc made the most impact on me. One of the main themes in the anime which is "when you wish for someone's happiness, someone else's joy must be cursed in return" was so nicely depicted in her case. Moreover, she wanted to fight for justice but it wasn't long until she started to discover how bad many humans are and she started to actually question herself about what was she fighting to save if people themselves were so evil. Her arc was like an introduction to reality and she's indeed one of the ...more

Sayaka is one of the best examples of a tragic heroine, whose intentions were good, who in the end succumbs to her own despair.

She died trying to protect her friends from herself. I'm going to miss her.

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51 Future Lucy - Fairy Tail

Her death was so sad because when she was in the Afterlife she reunited with Natsu which was really depressing - ItsDaWorldOfSNuGGLEZ

The feels of this moment

I cried so much when she was looking at Lucy's guild mark

Wot? she died? NAAW

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52 Number 48 - Fullmetal Alchemist
53 Suguru Daimon - Digimon

WHAT!? WHY ISN'T SUGURU IN THE TOP 10? Masaru saw him for the last time before killing the king. And Suguru is Masaru's dad! At least he came back. - ItsDaWorldOfSNuGGLEZ

54 Minato Namikaze - Naruto Minato Namikaze - Naruto Minato Namikaze was the fourth Hokage of Village Hidden in the Leafs and the man responsible for sealing the nine-tailed demon fox inside Naruto Uzumaki when he was born. Doing so cost him his life, and before dying he asked that the villagers not see Naruto as the monster within him, instead wanting more.

A fathers job is to protect his family and minato did this even if it cost his life

Best character of naruto saving his family the konoha
And he is very cute and handsome too and sweet and I will always love him

Minato death was number 1 because he was so cute and a great guy I cryed when he dided

His death was honestly the most tragic thing I have ever seen in my life.
RIP The Legend Of Minato Namikaze - pratham2025

55 Goku - Dragon Ball Z Goku - Dragon Ball Z Son Goku (Kakarrot) is the main protagonist in Dragon Ball franchise created by Akira Toriyama in 1984. He had many abilities like, super strength, utilization of ki, flight, teleportation, super speed, enhanced reflexes, and Super Saiyan transformation that increase strength, speed, and durability. more.

When I saw Goku die my thought was "oh! They'll wish him back with the dragonballs " right? WRONG! My heart almost shattered to pieces when goku said he didn't want to be revived because he would cause to much trouble..but what some fans didn't realise was that he had a family..a son, a wife, and a son he didn't even know he had til later that he all left behind. Its so tragic realising your childhood hero..the main character dies.

Before fighting cell when he was spending time with his family instead of training I was surprised but when he said he will not come back then I realized he knew that maybe he is not going to live so he just wanted to spend some time with his family.

Following his death at the hands of Cell Goku asks his friends not to bring him back to life, Goku realizes that he would only attract more danger if he were to be brought back. - egnomac

Its sad.

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56 Yuzuru Otanashi - Angel Beats

(spoiler) when everyone got their pens out and started writing waht organs to donate I was in a pool of tears and when they got out and Otonashi was not responding the pool transformed into an ocean :'(

Definitely the saddest moment in anime deaths

His death made me cry, his sisters death too. :(

He died? No it it can't be...I mean how

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57 Eren Yeager - Shingeki no Kyojin Eren Yeager - Shingeki no Kyojin Eren Yeager, spelled Eren Jaeger in the Funimation dub, is a fictional character appearing as the protagonist from the manga series Attack on Titan by Hajime Isayama.

It was so heart breaking that the most main character got eaten alive; after his leg and arm was bitten off in order to save Armin. Well... He did "live" (spoiler alert! ) by becoming a titan later...

Eren's not dead (yet), he shifted into a titan and his limbs regenerated.

It shocked the hell out of me seeing the main character "die" so early in the series. I actually thought he was gone for good and Armin or Mikasa became the new MCs. - Mcgillacuddy

When I saw this I was like damn gusse mikasa's taking over. sees ep:9 well dang son you be jumping out of titans like a G and all welcome back.

58 Asuna - Sword Art Online Asuna - Sword Art Online

It doesn't count but that was a shock

She didn't really die, just in the game. Though it was pretty shocking.

You think she dies but really doesn't

She didn't died...

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59 Yui - Sword Art Online Yui - Sword Art Online

She was so young and little and she had a horrific job but she pulled though this brought a tear to my eye when she died (spoiler) at least she was free in alo once again

No matter how many times I rewatch this show, I cry at her death every time. She looked so young! And even worse was when her heart was a teardrop, it just made it worse. It's just so SAD!

When Yui first 'died' it bought a tear to both me and my brother's eyes, her 'last' words were just too much! She hadn't got the chance to experience life properly and that chance was torn away from her, so she could her Kirito and Asuna. Although it made me very sad, I wish that she wasn't bought back for ALO, it ruined the sincerity of the death and now she's just a side character, not being very interesting at all.

I watched this in the car.,...
icried all the way home

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60 Hyouma Muroga - Basilisk
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