Anime has produced some of the best characters, and some of them are way more powerful than we probably expect. So, today we are going to put 15 of the most powerful popular anime characters, who are the strongest among all.
Anime – Dragon Ball
The god of gods in the Dragon Ball multiverse, the Omni-King, Zeno, has an innocent and childlike personality, and the true extent of his abilities is still unknown. Whis, once mentioned Zeno destroyed six of eighteen original universes due to his irritating mood.
Even, all the Gods of Destruction fear to talk against or with him out of fear. They can destroy any universe in a moment they wish, and that makes them easily picked as the strongest character in Anime.
Anime – One Punch Man
There is no doubt of Saitama is the strongest superhero in the One Punchman universe with his immeasurable strength and stamina. He is also the strongest hero in anime as well, as his one single serious punch is enough to kill any opponent.
This baldy superhero leads a life of a middle-class man with the issues of other regular bachelor Japanese men. However, his existence is unknown to most of the other top superheroes in his universe.
3. Kaguya Otsutsuki
Anime – Naruto: Shippuden
Kaguya came out to be the final villain in the Naruto Shippuden series. However, it is debatable if she is the strongest among all known Otsutsuki clan members.
However, she is right now the only surviving member of her clan as she was sealed by both Naruto and Sasuke, as defeating her was almost impossible because of her multidimensional travel, powers of flight, and mastery over the elements. In the Boruto series, it came out that she was not as bad as her other fellow clan members, as she actually loved Earth and the people of it once.
Anime – Hellsing
Alucard is the central character of the Hellsing series and lives with the title of the most powerful vampire alive. Egotistic, ferocious, and cruel are all in his vampire nature. But his arrogance is the most downside of his personality, which sometimes become fatal for him in battle.
Like other strong anime characters, Alucard needs to change his form to fully release his true powers. He has six levels of power, and the final one may even destroy the world.
5. Rimuru Tempest
Anime – That Time I got Reincarnated as a Slime
Rimuru is the primary protagonist of the series and was transferred to a new world as a slime, after getting stabbed by a robber while protecting one of his co-workers.
In this world, he was born as one of the lowest monsters on the food chain and ended up becoming the strongest being at the end of the series. Rimuru founded the Jura-Tempest Federation and became Chancellor and King of the monster nation. In the current arc, Rimuru is not the strongest being but will later become the strongest, as the light novel version has suggested.
Anime – Bleach
Aizen coming out as a villain is one of the biggest betrayals shown in anime. But his power cannot be ignored in the series. He almost defeated all the members of Gotei 13 easily with his Kyōka Suigetsu.
However, The Thousand-Year Blood War arc presented him as an antihero who helped Ichigo to defeat Yhwach. His broken abilities of his Shikai make him one of the strongest in the Bleach series. However, he is not the strongest one.
7. Ichigo Kurosaki
Anime – Bleach
Ichigo Kurosaki is the protagonist of the Bleach series and helped the Soul Society survive each crisis. It is debatable if Ichigo is the strongest or not, but he was the only one to defeat Aizen when Soul Society fell apart to defeat him.
On the other hand, Ichigo represents all 3 prominent species. His Saigo no Getsuga Tenshō was the form that almost defeated Aizen. However, this form took all his Shinigami powers and was also the strongest form of Ichigo’s Zanpakuto. At the end of the series, Ichigo has come out as the strongest Soul Reaper from Soul Society after delivering the final blow to Yhwach.
8. “Pirate King” Gol D. Roger
Anime – One Piece
The Pirate King was already dead when the One Piece anime events take place. However, his impact on the story is the main plot point of the progression of the series. His reference to being the strongest pirate ever has appeared in many chapters and episodes.
He was given the title of “Pirate King” because he represents the absolute pinnacle of strength and power of any other pirate. To describe his strength and power, he had a bounty of 5,564,800,000 bellies, which was the highest in the history of One Piece.
9. Yusuke Urameshi
Anime – YuYu Hakusho
Yusuke is the protagonist of the YuYu Hakusho series with a half-demon and half-human lineage. His signature move from his right index finger, the Spirit Gun, which fires a concentrated blast of energy, became an icon back in the 90s.
At first, he started as an underdog like other typical shonen anime. However, after unlocking the potential of his demon powers, Yusuke ends up becoming the strongest among all the characters with his rich demonic ancestry and high spiritual energy.
Anime – Fullmetal Alchemist
Father was the main antagonist of the Fullmetal Alchemist series and first appeared as the oldest Homunculus in a flask. He was the one who created all the chaos regarding the Philosopher stone in the fictional Fullmetal Alchemist universe.
From the very beginning, Father was an arrogant being and always seek to become absolutely “superior” to the human race. After creating a philosopher stone he was able to do so and took a body that resembled Van Hohenheim. All his alchemy knowledge came from the Eye by sacrificing all the people of an entire kingdom.
Anime – Assassination Classroom
Funny-looking, yellow-skinned, Korosensei, is the strongest character in his fictional world. Before this superhuman transformation, he was the deadliest assassin known as “The Reaper”.
After meeting Aguri Yukimura, his personality changed a lot. However, her death turned him mad and became responsible for creating the permanent crescent moon by destroying almost half of it. Just before her death, Aguri’s final wish to Koro-sensei was to teach the students of Class E. He gladly kept her lover’s final wish. In the anime, many assassins came to kill Koro Sensi, but no one was able to defeat him in combat.
12. Eren Yaegar
Anime – Attack on Titan
At first, Eren was not the strongest Titans in the series. However, his desire of killing all the titans drove him to be the strongest Titan by grabbing the power of the Original Titan.
Eren is the protagonist of the Attack on Titan series, but his twisted thought and his character development make him one of the greatest anti-heroes in anime. He started as a hero and turned villain when the story ends.
13. Yoriichi Tsugikini
Anime – Demon Slayer
Yoriichi Tsugikini is a massive character in the Demon Slayer series, and his reference often comes in the episodes. This legendary demon slayer was the first demon slayer and almost killed Muzan 500 years ago during the Sengoku era.
He is the only man in the Demon Slayer universe who successfully invented Breathing Styles to kill the demons. His sun-breathing style is still not wielded by any other Demon Slayer Corps.
14. All For One
Anime – My Hero Academia
All For One is the most fearsome and strongest villain in the My Hero Academia series and is also the founder and leader of the League of Villains.
On the other hand, All For One accidentally invented the One For All quirk while giving it to his little brother. Throughout different times, he fought against different successors of One For All and ended up becoming the arch-nemesis of each One For All user. His ability to steal others’ quirk made him the wielder of multiple quirks at the same time. Right now, All For One is probably not the strongest villain after Shigaraki’s quirk modification. But his Battle IQ and experience give him more edge to be the strongest in the My Hero Academia universe.
Anime – Mob Psycho 100
In Mob Psycho 100 universe, Mob is by far the strongest character in his universe with his incredible psychic abilities. Even though he is physically weak, his psychic powers are on another level which is triggered by his extreme emotions.
His telekinetic powers can easily move any huge object, create durable force fields, and manipulate matters on the molecular level. However, his particular emotion has to reach at highest peak to unlock all his powers each time. So, all these abilities have easily helped him to feature on our list.
However, all these characters are strongest in their respective anime universes and are not supposed to meet each other ever. We hope that you have enjoyed our list of ranking 15 strongest popular anime figures.