Anime Characters That Make Great Role Models

Everyone has different tastes when it comes to anime characters and their personalities but some anime characters give us a lot more to think about than others. This article takes a look at anime characters that are worth checking out for your next role model or moral compass.

Erza Scarlet

Erza is a popular character in the series. She has long hair and brown eyes. She’s a talented magic user and a tough fighter. Her preferred weapons are a sword and a spear. She wears armor when she fights. Erza Scarlet is a girl with a huge chest, artificial eyes, brown eyes, long red hair, and a ponytail. She is strict and skilled at wielding magic. Her weapons are a spear, shield, sword, buster sword, and katana.

Izuku Midoriya

Izuku Midoriya is a 15-year-old boy who dreams of becoming a hero despite his innate super powerlessness. He attends U.A. High School and trains relentlessly to become the world’s greatest hero. Izuku Midoriya lives in a world where everyone has superpowers. He made his anime debut in  Episode 1 and manga debut in Chapter 1.

Yuji Itadori

Yuji has a lot of nicknames like Sukuna’s Vessel, The Tiger of West Junior High, and Yuu-chan. He is a human with black and pink hair. He is 15 years old and 173 cm (5′ 8″) tall. Yuu-chan weighs 80 kg (176 lbs). Yuji is the protagonist of the story. He has light-brown eyes and is a student at Tokyo Metropolitan Curse Technical College. Yuji made his anime debut in Episode 1 and his English voice actor is Adam McArthur.

Edward Elric

Edward Elric is a clever, martial-arts-skilled anime character who wears a coat and boots. He is a human with yellow eyes, and shoulder-length yellow hair. He is short-tempered, stubborn, and immature. He is also very loyal to his friends. An alchemist with a serious personality, he is arrogant and hard-working. He wears gloves and a pocket watch.


Kamina is a 17 years old male anime character. The bandage on his head symbolizes his leadership skills. He mostly wears sandals and capes. In the anime, Kamina has blue hair, a short haircut, a muscular physique, and a tattoo. He is brave, charismatic, confident, extrovert, idealist, iron-willed, loyal, naive, overconfident, passionate, perverted, reckless, and straightforward. He is a mecha pilot and revolutionary.

Senku Ishigami

Senku Ishigami is a sorcerer who is 15 years old at the start of the series, but he will age and grow in the future chapters. He has white hair with dark green tips. He is 171 centimeters (5’7″) tall and weighs 134 pounds (61 kg). Senku Ishigami is a scientist and the leader of a group called the Kingdom of Science. Senku Ishigami made his anime debut in Episode 1.


Koro-sensei is an incredibly smart anime character but suffers from motion sickness. Koro-sensei’s appearance is bald, with yellow skin and tentacles. He wears a necktie to work and his personality is altruistic, ambitious, cheerful, competent, competitive, confident, friendly, hard-working, kind, and proud. His superpower is extreme speed.

Shirogane Miyuki

Shirogane Miyuki was born on September 9 with the Virgo zodiac sign. He is clever and altruistic, but also cunning and charismatic. Shirogane Miyuki has blue eyes and yellow hair that he wears in a tsurime (curly ponytail). He is a student at a Japanese high school and also the president of the student council.

Tanjiro Kamado

Tanjiro Kamado is a child of Brightness. He is 16 years old, 5’5″ tall, and weighs 134 pounds. He has Black to Red hair. His partners are Zenitsu Agatsuma and Inosuke Hashibira. Tanjiro Kamado is a coal burner and a demon slayer. He was formerly a demon. Although he was born into a family of coal burners, he was raised to be a demon slayer. Tanjiro Kamado made his anime debut in Episode 1.


Yona is the crown princess of the Kingdom of Ryu. She is a 16-year-old beautiful girl with crimson red hair and violet eyes. She is the reincarnation of the former king of Ryu, Hiryuu. She has no relatives left other than her uncle, Yu-Hon. Yona made her anime debut in Episode 01 and manga debut in Chapter 01.

Usagi Tsukino

Usagi Tsukino is a civilian who transforms into a sailor guardian of love and justice. She is the protector of the moon kingdom and Crystal Tokyo. She attends Juban Public school. She has a mother, father, and younger brother. She is friends with Luna, Naru, Osaka, Artemis, Diana, and Mamoru. Her alignment is moon kingdom and Crystal Tokyo. She was born on June 30th. She is a 14-year-old anime character who is 150 cm tall and has the blood type O. She likes sweets, video games, manga, boys, and napping, but dislikes maths, English class, studying, dentists, thunder, lightning, carrots, and Rei’s meanness.

Gon Freecss

Gon is a young boy that was born on May 5th, and age 12. He is a Taurus, 154 cm tall, and weighs 49 kg. His signature abilities are fishing and martial arts. Gon is a prodigy who has great leadership skills and can fight well in mixed martial arts.

Monkey D

The pirate captain Monkey D. Luffy was first introduced in chapter one of the One Piece manga and he is the leading character of the series. He is also known as “Straw Hat Luffy” because he wears a straw hat. He is a member of the Straw Hat Pirates, which comprises his Nakama, or family. He ate a Devil Fruit known as Gum-Gum Fruit, which makes him turn into rubber. His dream is to become the Pirate King by finding the legendary treasure One Piece, which is said to be hidden in the Grand Line.

Might Guy

An anime character, Might Guy was born on January 1 and is 30 years old. He has black eyes, thick eyebrows, black hair, and a short haircut. He has a competitive and iron-willed personality. Might Guy is a ninja.


A man who calls himself Guts was born in Midland. He is a mercenary, who has faced many battles and warred with himself in his own mind. 

His sword is the only thing that he trusts and he uses it to slash his enemies. He’s looking for a woman named Casca, but the search is difficult. The Black Swordsman is the hero of this story. He used to be in a group called the Band of the Falcon, but now he wanders around on his own. He’s a tall, muscular guy with long black hair, and he’s missing an eye.

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