Smartest Anime/Manga Characters


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41 Black Zetsu - Natuto

I don't know, he is kind of intelligent

Set everything up perfectly in the story so he could revive Kaguya and retrieve all chakra from humans.

He should be in the top 5.he was planning to revive his mother for like a 1000 years.he changed the uchiha stone tablet and tricked madara

42 Shiro - No Game No Life Shiro - No Game No Life

Shiro is able to figure out games and schemes in a matter of seconds! She is able to learn a new language in a matter of minutes! She never lost a game of chess- and on top of that she's only 11!

She memorised all states of the Chess board and even said "It's no different from tictac toe". She learnt a whole new language in an hour too.

What the... she's 22? Oh God, but she definitely deserves to be in top 5, she's amazing!

I refuse to believe that she is only in top 27. She should be at least in top 3!

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43 Armin Arlert - Attack on Titan Armin Arlert - Attack on Titan Armin Arlert 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.

Armin is smart

His quick thinking and intellectual skills make Armin one of the brightest characters.
He may lack physical strength on the battlefield but his wits are always handy and make him one of humanities best soldiers!

Armin really isn't getting he credit he deserves. Out of a desperate attempt to save himself and his friends (which worked) he actually managed to help come up with the plan that resulted in humanity's first victory against the Titans (Eren plugging the hole in
Trost). (Not sure how accurate this part is though)

Then, out of nothing but observed and remembered behaviors and events, Armin manages to deduce the identity of the Female Titan and help come up with a plan to capture her.

Remember that this kid is like 15 but already has the genius of a commander.

44 Blank - No Game No Life

Blank consists of 2 people, not just one. - Goku02

They plan obsessively, and the knowledge they've accrued due to their obsession with everything gaming they use with deadly accuracy and precision, and their plans accomplish extraordinarily redundant failsafing. When they say knowledge is power, they mean it, and capitalize upon it immensely.

They should be unstoppable so why is Shiro Alone in the top 10?

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46 Monkey D. Luffy - One Piece Monkey D. Luffy - One Piece Monkey D. "Straw Hat" Luffy is a fictional character and the protagonist of the One Piece manga franchise created by Eiichiro Oda.

Why... He's the one of the stupidest anime characters I've ever known. He must be up this high because people who voted for him just did that for fun. - Goku02

Why is he on this list? He is not smart at all and even though I like him he is such an idiot

What he is my favorite anime character but what? Why is a baka like him in this column?


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47 Orochimaru - Naruto Orochimaru - Naruto Orochimaru is a fictional character from the Naruto universe created by Masashi Kishimoto and developed into a media franchise, which consists of a series of manga, anime, soundtracks, OVAs, movies, video games, and other collectibles.

Creepy and evil genius

He is very clever, making the symbol of cures, room dimensions and reincarnation.
I must admit, he is genius

48 Toushirou Hitsugaya - Bleach

Come on Shiro-kun is A PRODIGY he reaches captain at such you age!

49 Meruem - Hunter x Hunter Meruem - Hunter x Hunter

Beat nearly every gameboard player by just playing the game a few times, tore of netero's arm and leg by predicting his moves.

He can't beat sora and shiro in a game but...he would be easily in top five in such a list! he bet everyone in every game except for gungi against komugi and he didn't predict the moves from netero he searched for the error in the rhythim of netero (who is by far the strongest character in hunter x hunter and had almost perfect techniques (except for meruem of course! ))and he used that little error to rip his arm and leg of his intelligence can not be compared to humans mind

50 Naomi Misora - Death Note Naomi Misora - Death Note

She's an extraordinary agent. She's the smartest Death Note female character. She should be higher. - Goku02

Naomi is very intelligent it is a shame that Light managed to trick her.

51 Tokuchi Toa - One Outs

No expression of fear even in toughest situation, natural mind without power, cool and best thing is 'all or nothing' league...

52 Beyond Birthday - Death Note

Beyond Birthday sold be higher up, probably in second place. The only reason he is this low is because few know who he is.

The only reason he is this low on the list is because most people probably do not know who he is.

53 Shinichi Akiyama - Liar Game

I hesitated between him, Yokoya, Tokuchi, Akagi and Haneda (Shinichi and L are just behind) but he seemed to be the smartest to me thanks to the crazy strategies he came up with to outsmart Yokoya.

What is thid guy doing here! If you haven't read the manga. he's actually the same intelegence as L and Light, even smarter because he doesn't have anyally exept for a honest girl. The most bad.ass smartass in my opinion...(just don't be lazy and read liar game -.-

54 Jellal Fernandes - Fairy Tail Jellal Fernandes - Fairy Tail Jellal Fernandes is a childhood friend of Erza Scarlet. When he lost his own memory, he was a Dark Mage who desperately sought to revive Zeref via the R-System. Jellal served as the main antagonist of the Tower of Heaven arc and is currently a member and co-founder of Crime Sorcière.

He's a genius and child prodigy! He has mastered various types of magic including Heavenly Body Magic, Darkness Magic, Magic Staves, Fire Magic, Water Magic, Earth Magic, Air Magic, Telekinesis, Telepathy, Thought Projection,... He was able to copy Mystogan's magic in an extremely short amount of time. He has deceived the whole Magic Council into believing him and is certainly one of the most intelligent Fairy Tail characters. - Goku02

Why is he at 49? I mean he fooled the entire continent using nothing but a thought projection! At the age of nineteen! Plus nobody ever doubted him before he revealed himself!

He should be higher than Gray, Lucy, Erza, Levy and probably Mavis too. - Goku02

How the hell is he in no. 93? he is extremely smart and intelligent. Child prodigy is an understatement for him

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55 Yuuko Ichihara - xxxHolic

Basically knows everything because everything is inevitable

56 Osamu Dazai - Bungou Stray Dogs Osamu Dazai - Bungou Stray Dogs

Better than Rampo!

57 Lucy Heartfilia - Fairy Tail Lucy Heartfilia - Fairy Tail Lucy Heartfilia is a wizard in the guild, Fairy Tail . Her magic is called celestial spirit magic which allows her to summon spirits from another world . She currently possesses fifteen celestial keys, which is an extraordinary number for a celestial mage. She gets along best with Team Natsu, containing more.

She is smarter than erza and luffy and also why is luffy here he is idot

How, exactly, is Lucy higher than Erza?

She is not smarter than erza on the galuna island she asked to dig a pit as a trap for the enemies and natsu and erza fell in that pit

People seem to forget that Lucy is smart because of her looks. She was the ONLY ONE on Tenrou Island to figure out where Mavis' grave was.

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58 Levy McGarden - Fairy Tail Levy McGarden - Fairy Tail

From me, Levy is so smart! She can rewrite Freed rune in just half a minute! Also, she have a great roles during the Fighting Festival arc. I mean, when she talks all the thing about the words.. I think my head spinning! She's maybe small and weak but she gives us proof that even we weak, we still can win (using our brain, of course)!

She's not THAT smart. She's nerdy more than smart. - Goku02

I love that girl. She is smart. Brains are better than Brawns. She is small and weak but genius

Levy is smart and amazing.

59 Reinhard von Lohengramm - Legend of the Galactic Heroes

A true Emperor. He's not a character that's been said to be smart but one we deduced he is by watching him resolving political struggles and fighting against space-troops. From nothing he climbed up the social scales and became the ruler of the universe, is a genius strategist and tactician unlike someone who used a superpower and always got his ass saved by a redhaired.

60 Shinichi Kudo - Detective Conan Shinichi Kudo - Detective Conan

I don't know about u all but shinichi is supposed to be top ten
Not hereee
Can u all see it?
He's clearly the smartest of them all

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