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As the title say, do you have a favorite character in an anime you don’t love, not necessarily hate it but it’s not your favorite.

For example, I love Jellal from Fairy Tail, one of my favorite anime characters. He’s the reason I watched FT, I’m even reading the new manga just to see more of him. I don’t hate FT but neither I love it, I see a lot of problems with it, like winning impossible battles because of the power of friendship and lots of unnecessary fan service.
 
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I gotta say Zero Two. Besides her waifu material, she's an overall fun character with an interesting backstory.
 
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Koyuki Himekawa or Snow White from Magical Girl Raising Project
Chisa Yukizome from Danganronpa 3
Chika Fujiwara and Kei Shirogane from Kaguya-sama
Tohru from Kobayashi's Dragon Maid
Hinata Hideki and Masami Iwasawa from Angel Beats!
Yotsuba Nakano from Gotoubun no Hamayome
Stocking Anarchy from Panty & Stocking
 
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the identical quintuplets from maid sama, the most interesting characters in the show
 
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Mariko from Elfen Lied. She might have been out of her mind psychotic, but I found her to be a sympathetic villain.
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Dec 2, 4:34 PM

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Nagato from Haruhi Series, i don't like emotionless girl at all but in that show sadly i have to pick her because she is the least insufferable character LOL
 
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benimaru in fire force because he is essentially me
 
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I agree about Jellal. I think Fairy Tail is pretty much garbage, but Jellal is still a cool character
 
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Zero Two from Darling in the Franxx
Ash Lynx from Banana Fish
Chitoge Kirisaki from Nisekoi
Death the Kid from Soul Eater
 
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senjougahara from bakemonogatari / monogatari series

the only reason i watched bakemonogatari, and i dont continue with the sequels... but i might watch them later
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bekki sensei from nourin

her personality
she plays the fallen out of favor teacher role too damn well

yakumo from school rumble

my type of girl
perfect waifu material

ayame from bento

like her design and her lines

ninth from mirai nikki

she's pretty hot and i like her sassiness

moffle from amagi brilliant park

i love mascots and he's the perfect product of magical realism

sebas from overlord

probably my favorite character from a show that i dislike
he's the most well written character in the series imo
thoroughly having his moral personality established and developed over the course

 
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I'm not a big fan of Rurouni Kenshin overall, but Hajime Saito's such an awesome badass and he was easily the best part of the show for me.

Also Shuu Tsukiyama from Tokyo Ghoul 'cause he's hilarious. His Engrish never fails to crack me up.
 
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I have a complicated love-hate relationship with HxH, but Hisoka is definitely one of my favourites. His charm is boundless.
 
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I didnt like ZZ Gundam much but I did like protagonist Judau Ashta.
 
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zalapeno said:
senjougahara from bakemonogatari / monogatari series

the only reason i watched bakemonogatari, and i dont continue with the sequels... but i might watch them later


Ah, right! i feel like that too xD
Senjougahara is the goddess but im only interest with bakemonogatari for now
 
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Rurumo from Majimoji Rurumo


Katou from Saekano



both cases being the one of few good things from these anime (or so i've personally found)

Oreimo wasn't all completely garbage, but utterly unworthy of Ruri/Kuroneko



 
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Didn't like Love Live too well, but Umi definitely left an impression on me.
 
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Mira Yurizaki from Dimension W

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Reiri Hida from Masou Gakuen HxH
Metabee from Medabots
Kaori Kanzaki from Index
Siesta from Zero no Tsukaima
 
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If only Kuroneko from oreimo was in a better anime
 
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I really, really hated Mirai Nikki but the one thing that stopped me from dropping it was Minene Uruyuu, the purple-haired terrorist bomber girl. She was the only character in that show I thought was fun to watch, so I stuck around for her.
 
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Kakashi from Naruto. Ban and Escanor from Seven Deadly Sins. That's about it.
 
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Lucy from Elfen Lied, she's a cool character with an interesting backstory, but the other main characters kinda killed it for me.
 
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Saeko Busujima from Highschool of the Dead.

I think at this point there is nobody who doesn't know this anime. It was so bad...Besides having a nice setup - that of a world overrun by zombies - the execution was just awful. It's basically a mix of borderline hentai + gore. It could have been a masterpiece if done right but... oh well.

At any rate, Saeko was this anime's only saving grace.

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I could also say the same about Uchiha Madara and the last arc of Naruto Shippuden. The 4th Ninja War was complete garbage compared with the rest of the series but Uchiha Madara was faken brilliant
 
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Ban from 7DS. Best character by far, Meliodas is a terrible character in comparison.

orario said:
Saeko Busujima from Highschool of the Dead.

I think at this point there is nobody who doesn't know this anime. It was so bad...


I mean HOTD was a pretty fun show. Had it focused on actual serious situations it would’ve been a lot better.
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Yep. Kaworu Nagisa from Neon Genesis Evangelion!

 
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Senki Zesshou Symphogear Is one of the worst trash Japan ever have cursed us with!!! Horrible plot ugly animation! Worst support characters ever! Everything in that anime piss me off cant stand it!!

But Miku haven't done anything wrong!! She is a wonderful kind girl and the only reason I watched that nightmare! I love my Miku by all my heart and feel so sorry for her being stuck in that hellhole!!! Miku I still love you honey! Its not your fault!!







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Crona from Soul Eater. I do like Soul Eater, but it's definitely not the best nor is it one of my favorites. But Crona is one of my favorite characters of all time.

 
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Kyon and Yuki Nagato from the Haruhi series. Haruhi herself annoyed me to no end, and it's only because of those 2 that I continued watching the entire show and the boring as hell movie.
 
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Rin Okumura - Blue Exorcist
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I loved Ena from Just Because.....just because huehuehueheuhue
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all the waifus on Fairy Tail especially Erza, Ultear, Dimaria, Minerva, Cana
 
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I thought Mayo Chiki was a pretty mediocre anime but i liked kanade, best girl in the show imo
 
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Asuka from Neon Genesis Evangelion. I didn't hate the show but the ending (no matter which one) was so darn confusing. Also, I hated Shinji for being a big coward, Gendo for being a psychotic nut, Misato for not keeping her legs closed... I pretty much didn't like anyone else in that entire show. The only close second was Rei and, while she was sweet, the whole clone thing just creeped me out. I know, Asuka still has her issues (yes, lots of them) but overall I feel like she is a good example of a strong and determined young lady. Simply put, Asuka is literally the only reason I still stay interested in the Evangelion franchise.
 
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Ayase and Sieger and also Aina from Z/X Ignitition were pretty good, but I didn't like the series too much. Although they made me enjoy it more.
Ken from Digimon 02 did that as well.
 
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Keito from Ensemble Stars! (he's literally the only thing that keeps me tied into the franchise)
Hachiman from Oregairu
Albedo from Overlord
Tsumugi from K-on!
 
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Soul Eater and Noragami are pretty mediocre shows imo, but Death the Kid and Yato are lovable idiots.

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Nisekoi was an absolute torture to watch at times but the thing that kept me watching at least until the end of the first season was some of the characters that were quite loveable especially onodera and tsugumi
 
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Mafuyu-sensei from Bokutachi wa Benkyou ga Dekinai
Komiya Ena from Just Because
Esdeath from Akame ga Kill
Alisa Ilinichina Amiella from God Eater
Kyouko Kirigiri from Danganronpa
Yuuko Kanoe from Tasogare Otome x Amnesi

 
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Akashi from Kuroko no Basket and Karma from Assassination Classroom. They deserve better anime :,)
They are so similar tho. Both red haired sadistic and they like their blue haired mc.
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I personally do not like Shinmai Maou No Testament much at all. I do however quite like Yahiro Takigawa (a.k.a Lars) as a character. I think he's cool, cunning, and overall fun to watch.
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I don't like BNHA, but for some unknown reason I really like Eijiro Kirishima, not really sure way, maybe his character design or personality. I even read some fanfiction about him 🤷‍♀️
 
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Asuka from Evangaylion.
Seki from Oyasumi PunPun.
Akise and Minene from Future Trainwreck.
Basara from Shinmai Maou no Titsment.
Mochijou from Tamako Market.
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Shizuo and celty from durarara are pretty cool even though the show is a steaming pile of garbage.
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Gordon Agrippa from Black Clover. I find nearly every single character so annoyingly two-dimensional in that show. While I can certainly admit Gordon is far from a prime example of multi-dimensional characterization, he has a very unique and interesting design/conceptualization in my opinion. He's such a stand out from everyone else in that show. Love him to death.
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Mikasa Ackerman from Shingeki No Kyojin.
Midoriya Izuku from MHA

Mashima Taichi from Chihayafuru

 
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Noel from Black Clover

Himawari from Boruto

Misaka from Index Series
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Yuri from Angel Beats. I found her the most interesting

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mai from phantom world. I absolutely hated the show and what it did to the source material. but mai's motherly side and her yearning for a family got to me.
 
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Love-pon from mayoiga, the anime is not that good but she is great, her story is decent enough for a tragic anine that mayoiga wanted to be,and she's cute when she says: execute!
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