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Darling in the FranXX Doesn’t Rank Well in the Top 10 Male and Female Anime Characters – NewType May 2018 Issue

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Today’s character rankings come from the May 2018 Issue of the popular Japanese monthly anime magazine, NewType. NewType Magazine is a monthly publication originating from Japan, covering anime and manga (and to a lesser extent, tokusatsu, Japanese science fiction, and video games).

NewType Magazine sent out a survey to their readers in their April 2018 issue asking about their favorite male and female anime characters. They compiled all the answers in the May 2018 issue:

NewType Magazine April 2018 Reader Survey

Top 10 Male Characters

  • 10. Sakunosuke Oda (Bungou Stray Dogs)
  • 9. Syaoran Li (Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card)
  • 8. Shirou Emiya (Fate/stay night Heaven’s Feel)
  • 7. Char Aznable (Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin)
  • 6. Archer (Fate/stay night Heaven’s Feel)
  • 5. Gintoki Sakata (Gintama)
  • Gintama Gintoki

  • 4. Kirito (Sword Art Online)
  • Sword Art Online Kirito Anime

  • 3. Chuuya Nakahara (Bungou Stray Dogs)
  • 2. Lelouch Lamperouge (Code Geass)
  • Code Geass Lelouch Lamperouge

  • 1. Osamu Dazai (Bungou Stray Dogs)
  • Chuuya Nakahara Bungou Stray Dogs

Top 10 Female Characters

  • 10. Asuna (Sword Art Online)
  • 9. Zero Two (Darling in theFranXX)
  • 8. Takagi (Karakai Jouzu no Takagi-san)
  • 7. Akiko Yosano (Bungou Stray Dogs)
  • 6. Rem (Re:Zero)
  • 5. Saber (Fate/Stay Night: Heaven’s Feel)
  • Saber Fate Stay Night Unlimited Blade Works

  • 4. Nero Claudius (Fate/Extra: Last Encore)
  • Fate Extra Last Encore Nero Claudius

  • 3. Violet Evergarden (Violet Evergarden)
  • Violet Evergarden

  • 2. Kyouka Izumi (Bungou Stray Dogs)
  • Bungou Stray Dogs Kyouka Izumi

  • 1. Sakura Kinomoto (Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card)
  • Cardcaptor Sakura Clear Card Sakura Kinomoto

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