The cute anime girls trend has been popular for decades and isn’t showing any signs of slowing down anytime soon. These anime characters might seem like they’re just for kids, but they’re actually quite interesting and diverse in their personalities and appearances.
Anime girls have been the inspiration for many video games, animated movies, manga series and more! Let’s explore what makes these beautiful female protagonists so different from one another; their outfits, hairstyles and occupations. Also, let’s touch upon their personalities and how they are depicted in the media.
- Taiga Aisaka – Toradora
- Shana – Shakugan no Shana
- Chitoge Kirisaki – Nisekoi
- Meiko – Prison School
- Iori Minase – The iDOLM@STER
- Hinagiku Katsura – Hayate no Gotoku!
- Nami – One Piece
- Niko Yazawa – Love Live! School Idol Project
- Aqua – KonoSuba: God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World!
- Sakura Chiyo – Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun
- Yui Hirasawa – K-On!
- Galko – Please tell me! Galko-chan
- Makoto Kikuchi – The iDOLM@STER
- Rem – Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu
- Yoshino – Date A Live
- Yunyun – KonoSuba: God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World!
- Ochako Uraraka – My Hero Academia
- Megumin – Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!
- Ryuko Matoi – Kill la Kill
- Sinon – Sword Art Online II
- Megumi Kato – Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend
- Momo Belia Deviluke – To Love-Ru
- Mami Tomoe – Puella Magi Madoka Magica
- Rias Gremory – High School DxD
- Lala Satalin Deviluke – To Love-Ru
- Sakura – Naruto Shippuden
- Haruka Amami – The iDOLM@STER
- Mikasa Ackerman – Attack on Titan
- Sanae Dekomori – Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shitai!
- Yoko Littner – Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann
- Kagura – Gintama
- Aigis – Persona 3
- Mio Akiyama – K-On
- Konan – Naruto Shippuden
- Juvia Lockser – Fairy Tail
- Erza Scarlet – Fairy Tail
- Saber – Fate/Stay Night
- Holo – Spice and Wolf
- Makise Kurisu – Steins;Gate
- Rukia Kuchiki – Bleach
- Orihime Inoue – Bleach
- Asuka Langley Soryu – Neon Genesis Evangelion
- Nakiri Erina – Food Wars
- Shiro – No Game No Life
- Filo – The Rising of The Shield Hero
- Shiina Mashiro – The Pet Girl of Sakurasou
- Rikka Takanashi – Chuunibyou Demo Koi ga Shitai!
- Nezuko Kamado – Demon Slayer
- Kuroyukihime – Accel World
- Lucy – Elfen Lied
- Emilia – Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu
- Shizuka Minamoto – Doraemon
- Yui – Sword Art Online
- Hiyori Iki – Noragami
- Eri – My Hero Academia
- Wrap It Up
Taiga Aisaka – Toradora
Taiga Aisaka, or Taiga, is a tsundere character from Toradora. She has got to be one of the most popular anime characters around right now because she’s very cute and fashionable with a strong personality that can intimidate others.
Her physical features include really long hair (that’s what makes her a tsundere), amber eyes and a small body frame. She is depicted as having an attractive figure but being flat-chested, which is also another characteristic of a tsundere.
Shana – Shakugan no Shana
Shakugan no Shana is still extremely popular worldwide because of how strong she is and how much of a threat to the world she poses.
Her physical traits include her red hair, red eyes and breasts that are over-proportional to her body frame. In general, Shana is considered to be a bishoujo (meaning young girl or beautiful), which makes her popular with people of all ages.
Chitoge Kirisaki – Nisekoi
Chitoge Kirisaki is a super popular anime character that everyone who’s seen the show, Nisekoi, loves for her cuteness and charm.
She’s got long blonde hair, blue eyes and looks like she’s in her early teens (which makes her more appealing) . Something that separates her from other anime girls is the fact that she has a love-hate relationship with Raku, which makes their story interesting.
Meiko – Prison School
Meiko is the most popular character in the anime, Prison School , and it’s not hard to see why people find her attractive. She has got long white hair, a well-proportioned body and is very feisty. Not only that but she’s the vice president of the Underground Student Council, which makes her cool in other people’s eyes as well.
Iori Minase – The iDOLM@STER
Iori Minase is a character from the anime series, The iDOLM@STER, and she’s not only cute but talented as well. She has a nice body frame with her short hair and lovely eyes. Her occupation is an idol, which makes her popular in the eyes of many Otaku (nerdy people).
Hinagiku Katsura – Hayate no Gotoku!
Hayate no Gotoku! is a popular series in Japan and that’s because of how awesome the characters are. One of the main reasons why she is so popular with fans all around the world is because she’s strong and feisty, which makes her cool. She has long pink hair and is shown to have over-proportional breasts.
Nami – One Piece
Nami is a beautiful pirate from One Piece. She is cute in appearance because she has a cute smile, cute face and cute voice. Nami has a cute personality and can be seen as cute in many ways. Nami’s outfit choices are often cute because of their color scheme such as orange clothing or green clothing.
Niko Yazawa – Love Live! School Idol Project
Although she’s part of an idol group and has got a cute appearance, Niko Yazawa is actually quite mischievous. She has got black hair and a mature charm to her, which is what makes boys (and some girls) swoon. What’s interesting about Nico is that she doesn’t get as much screentime as the other characters do and yet she’s just as popular with fans.
Aqua – KonoSuba: God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World!
Aqua has got to be one of the most popular characters in KonoSuba: God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World! and for so many different reasons. One of them being that she’s a bit of an otaku (nerd) which makes her look cool because it’s “different”. She has long blue hair, a beautiful body frame and is always positive, which makes her a valuable member of the team.
Sakura Chiyo – Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun
Sakura Chiyo is extremely cute in more ways than one and her light orange hair contributes to that. She has got beautiful big eyes, an innocent personality and looks like she’s in her early teens (which makes her attractive to older people).
Yui Hirasawa – K-On!
This cute high school girl, Yui Hirasawa, has got a pretty funky appearance and that’s because of her hair color. She also has a nice body frame with long, thin legs and is very approachable (kind). Not only that but she’s the guitarist of the extremely popular Japanese band, K-On! , which makes people respect her.
Galko – Please tell me! Galko-chan
Galko is one of the most unique anime girls because she’s so curvy and forthright with it. Not only that but her long orange hair makes her stand out a lot more than other people in the series.
Although she can be annoying at times, Galko means well and is enthusiastic about everything. Her occupation as an idol is very appropriate for her, although it’s not the type that we’re used to seeing in anime.
Makoto Kikuchi – The iDOLM@STER
As one of the main characters from The iDOLM@STER, Makoto Kikuchi is a cute girl who lives by herself and is confident in the way she looks. She has got short black hair with decent sized breasts and is a hard-worker at what she does.
Rem – Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu
Rem has got short light blue hair and big eyes to go with it, which makes her look very cute. Not only that but she’s also a very friendly person and is willing to fight for what she believes in, which can be really admirable. She isn’t the main female protagonist in Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu , but her presence makes an impact on other people as well.
Yoshino – Date A Live
Just like Aqua, Yoshino has got blue hair which makes her stand out from other anime girls as well. Even though she’s a bit of an otaku (nerd), Yoshino is very cute and innocent which makes her appealing to people. She has virgin blood which enables her to do special things, like slow down time or create weapons using objects around her.
Yunyun – KonoSuba: God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World!
Yunyun is the final female character from KonoSuba: God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World! and she’s almost identical to Aqua. Yunyun has got short brown hair instead of long blue hair, which is a bit more rare. The sad thing is that she doesn’t get much screentime, which means that not many people like her.
Ochako Uraraka – My Hero Academia
Ochako is a very cute high school girl because she looks like she’s in her early teens. She has got round cheeks, short hair and brown eyes to compliment them as well.
What makes her different from other anime girls is that she’s extremely upbeat, positive and a hard-worker. Ochako was one of the few characters from My Hero Academia who didn’t start off as an amazing hero but instead began with zero points.
Megumin – Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!
Megumin the cute anime girl protagonist of Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!. She has an obsession with explosions, her blood is known as the “Explosion Demon” and she uses powerful magic known as “Explosion.” For this reason, she is considered to be the strongest female in the series. She also has a very short fuse so when people make her mad, she just explodes without warning.
Ryuko Matoi – Kill la Kill
The outfit that Ryuko wears is very skimpy and shows off a lot of her body. She’s got short black hair with the right side being slightly shorter than the left side, which makes it look asymmetrical (which is really cute). Not only that but she’s also quite serious about everything and quick with her movements.
Sinon – Sword Art Online II
As one of the main female characters from Sword Art Online II , Sinon has got short green hair and is really adaptable at using weapons to take down enemies in battle. Not only that but she’s quite reserved with how she speaks, which makes people more interested in what she has to say.
Megumi Kato – Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend
Out of all the anime girls on this list, I think that Megumi Kato from Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend is one of the cutest because of her personality and looks.
She’s got short light brown hair and is quite shy in the way she speaks, which can be really charming to some people. Although she might not be amazing at making games, Megumi has got everything else going for her and is one of the main reasons why people love watching Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend .
Momo Belia Deviluke – To Love-Ru
Momo is a young alien girl with pink hair and big blue eyes that make her look very cute. Apart from that, she’s also quite flirty which means that she might be one of the most popular anime girls in To Love-Ru . She has got a nice body and is very upbeat, which makes her even more appealing to people.
Mami Tomoe – Puella Magi Madoka Magica
A veteran magical girl and a third year at Madoka’s school, Mami has got long light brown hair which is almost the same color as her eyes. Her pigtails make her look very cute and she’s one of the most powerful characters in Puella Magi Madoka Magica because she’s been in the business for a long time.
Rias Gremory – High School DxD
High School DxD is one of the most popular anime series in recent years and that’s because it has a female protagonist (who is better than all the male protagonists) Rias happens to be extremely beautiful, which makes her very likeable. She has long red hair, blue eyes and wears a revealing outfit. Her body frame is slender and she has curves in all the right places.
Lala Satalin Deviluke – To Love-Ru
The most beautiful thing about Lala from To Love-Ru is her hair, which she has long pinky hair. Apart from that, she’s also got a nice body frame and a very bubbly personality which makes her one of the most popular characters from To Love-Ru .
Sakura – Naruto Shippuden
Sakura is still one of the cute female protagonists in the Naruto series and has got pink hair to go with her pale skin. Although she’s not strong physically, Sakura can heal people really fast and has a lot of knowledge when it comes to the ninja world. Not only that but she’s also really good at using her brain instead of resorting to violence all the time.
Haruka Amami – The iDOLM@STER
Haruka is one of the most popular girls in The iDOLM@STER because she’s got a bubbly personality and looks. She has got short brown hair which is similar to that of the other girls from The iDOLM@STER . Not only that but Haruka is also very optimistic when it comes to what she does, which makes her stand out from other characters in the series.
Mikasa Ackerman – Attack on Titan
Mikasa is one of the most powerful girl in Attack on Titan because she’s strong and knows how to use a sword to defeat other Titans. Apart from that, her hair is also quite unique as she prefers it short which makes her look very attractive when compared to other female characters in Attack on Titan .
Sanae Dekomori – Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shitai!
Sanae is the school’s idol and has got dynamic brown hair along with a very sharp tongue which makes her stand out from other people in Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shitai! . She’s positive about what she does and has got a very flirty personality which makes it hard for other girls to approach her.
Yoko Littner – Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann
Yoko is from the planet of Giha, where humans live underground after the surface of their planet was destroyed in a war against robots. She has got long red hair and a very smart personality, which she uses to defeat other robots in Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann.
She approaches any problem from a logical standpoint, which makes her one of the most interesting characters in Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann .
Kagura – Gintama
Kagura is one of the most powerful female characters in Gintama because she’s very strong physically and can also use Ki attacks to defeat everyone in her way. Apart from that, Kagura is known for having some cute outfits which she uses to impress other men with (as you would expect from a Gintama character).
Aigis – Persona 3
Aigis is one of the most interesting characters in Persona 3 because she’s the only robot who knows about emotions and feelings. She wears a very special suit as well which makes her look really unique when compared to other female characters from Persona 3 . Not only that but Aigis is also very smart and can defeat other enemies with her amazing attacks.
Mio Akiyama – K-On
Mio is one of the most popular girls from the anime series, K-On because she’s got beautiful black hair and a very nice personality. She’s also one of the best bass guitar players in that series which makes you wonder what other skills she might have in addition to being a musician.
Konan – Naruto Shippuden
Konan is one of the most mysterious female characters in Naruto, mainly because she’s rarely speak. Not only that but she can also turn her body parts into paper which makes it really difficult for enemies to defeat her and pretty easy for her to win battles all on her own.
Juvia Lockser – Fairy Tail
Juvia is one of the most interesting characters in Fairy Tail because her appearance and personality are usually used for comic relief. She’s got a very unique look which stands out from other female characters in the series and also loves to shower other people with affection whenever possible.
Erza Scarlet – Fairy Tail
Erza is one of the most popular cute anime girl in Fairy Tail because she’s very strong and can use her magic to fight against anyone who opposes her. Apart from that, Erza also has got long red hair which stands out from other girls in the series as well.
Saber – Fate/Stay Night
Saber is one of the most popular female characters in Fate/Stay Night because she’s very good with swords and can defeat anyone who tries to attack her. She also has got a great personality which makes it easy for her to get along with other people, despite being one of the best fighters in Fate/Stay Night .
Holo – Spice and Wolf
Holo is the wolf goddess from a different dimension, who has been exiled on Earth for possessing too much power. Because of this, Holo has got some very interesting characteristics which makes her stand out from other characters in Spice and Wolf . Apart from that she also has got beautiful brown hair as well as a very smart personality.
Makise Kurisu – Steins;Gate
Makise Kurisu is an extremely popular female anime character because of her unique pink hair. She has done a lot of great things for otaku and people who like science-fiction. Not only that but she has a nice body frame, shown to be attractive in many ways.
Rukia Kuchiki – Bleach
Rukia is one of the most talented female characters in Bleach because she’s very good at using her Zanpakuto to fight against other people who are also good with their swords. Apart from that, Rukia has got really beautiful black hair and a personality which makes her really easy to be around.
Orihime Inoue – Bleach
Orihime is also a female character from the extremely popular manga and anime series, Bleach. She’s very cute with her orange hair and bubbly personality. Orihime has many female fans worldwide because of how nice she is as well as her physical features that set her apart from other female characters in the show.
Asuka Langley Soryu – Neon Genesis Evangelion
Asuka is one of the most popular female characters in Neon Genesis Evangelion because she’s very good at fighting other people who are trying to attack her, especially when she’s piloting an Eva. Apart from that she also has got beautiful auburn hair and a very long which makes her quite difficult to be around at times.
Nakiri Erina – Food Wars
Nakiri Erina is a female protagonist from the anime series, Food Wars, and she’s got to be one of the most popular female characters that people have created art about.
She has long blonde hair, dark blue eyes and an attractive body frame but it’s her personality that makes fans attracted to her even more. Her cooking is so good that it can make people cry and she is considered to be the best female character in anime by many fans.
Shiro – No Game No Life
Shiro is a young female character from the anime series, No Game No Life, and is very interesting because of her personality. She’s extremely smart but acts like an imbecile, which is why she gains attention from people who want to see what she’ll say next.
She has long hair and light yellow eyes that are so striking it’s almost impossible not to fall in love with her.
Filo – The Rising of The Shield Hero
Filo is a female character that people are obsessing over because not only does she look cute, but she’s also powerful and can stand up for herself. She has blonde hair, blue eyes and an impressive fighting style that are the things that make her adorable in the anime series The Rising of The Shield Hero .
Shiina Mashiro – The Pet Girl of Sakurasou
Shiina is one of the most unusual female characters in The Pet Girl of Sakurasou because she’s very quiet and moves away from other people when they try talking to her.
Apart from that, she’s also got a really smart personality and is very good at creating arts as well as hiding her true feelings about certain things.
Rikka Takanashi – Chuunibyou Demo Koi ga Shitai!
Rikka Takanashi is a female protagonist from the anime series, Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shitai!, and she’s not only cute but has an interesting back story.
She has short dark purple hair and blue eyes, which makes her stand out from other female protagonists. Her personality is both cute and unique, due to her chuunibyou past.
Nezuko Kamado – Demon Slayer
One character in particular that’s getting a lot of attention is Nezuko Kamado, whose physical appearance includes her white hair and eyes. Her personality is strong and she’s also super cute!
Kuroyukihime – Accel World
Kuroyukihime is one of the most cute anime girls in Accel World because she’s very good at fighting other people who are trying to attack her, especially when she’s piloting an Avatar. Apart from that, Kuroyukihime also has got a really smart personality and is the Student Council President of her school.
Lucy – Elfen Lied
Lucy is one of the most beautiful female characters in Elfen Lied because she’s very quiet when she’s around other people which makes it easy for her to defeat other people who are trying to attack her. Apart from that, Lucy also has got a really cute personality.
Emilia – Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu
Emilia is one of the most talented female characters in Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu because she can easily defeat other people in combat, even when they try fighting back. Apart from that, Emilia has got a really cute personality and cares about people around her as well as the guy who likes her, Subaru.
Shizuka Minamoto – Doraemon
This female protagonist has got black eyes and short black hair. She’s depicted as being the same age as Nobita, who is one of the main characters in Doraemon , making her more appealing because she’s shown to be on his level.
Yui – Sword Art Online
Yui is a female character in the Sword Art Online anime who is described as having a small body like a fairy. Her appearance is very cute with her long black hair, and her voice is very soft.
Hiyori Iki – Noragami
Hiyori is one of the most successful female characters in Noragami because she’s quite talented when it comes to fighting other people who are trying to defeat her. Apart from that, Hiyori has also got a really cute personality and always manages to cheer up other characters whenever they’re feeling a bit down.
Eri – My Hero Academia
Eri is a small girl from My Hero Academia who has long white hair and red eyes. Many people around the world find her cute because she’s small. But She is kind of shy girl.
Wrap It Up
Anime girls are cute, diverse and talented! These beautiful female protagonists have been the inspiration for many video games, animated movies, manga series and more. Their outfits, hairstyles and occupations make them unique from one another; their personalities also vary depending on how they’re depicted in media.
If you want to know what makes these characters so different from one another or would like to explore other cute anime girl trends that will take over the world soon, let us know at our blog post conclusion paragraph below!
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