Top 10 Male Anime Hairstyles Of All Time, Ranked

Hairstyles are a vital component of character design. In anime, characters’ hairstyles can reveal a lot about them. For some characters, their hair is one of the most prominent and memorable aspects of their identity.

Even though Saitama, fromOne-Punch Man, stated that hair is not necessary to become an extraordinary anime hero, mangaka continue to choose to endow their characters with extravagant styles. Male heroes sport most of the most memorable hairstyles in anime. These styles make heroes stand out from the rest of the crowd, regardless of the taunts or praise they may receive for their aesthetic choices.

10 Goku’s Quills Remain In All Of His Saiyan Forms (Dragon Ball)

dragon goku Ball has spiky black hair that defies the laws of physics to maintain its volume. However, that is not the only impressive feat of this hairstyle. These spikes are also kept in each of Goku’s Saiyan forms.

The spikes grow even larger and more savage on some Saiyan forms, such as the Super Saiyan God. Although his hair changes color in different ways, Goku’s spiky hair stays in place. It’s also quite surprising that Goku’s quills never go haywire no matter how brutal the battle.

9 Naruto’s Spiky Yellow Hair Changes As He Matures1648632036 392 Top 10 Male Anime Hairstyles Of All Time Ranked.webp

Naruto’s spiky yellow hair and shinobi headband have become iconic. Throughout the series, Naruto’s hair has never changed significantly. It has always been a staple of the look of him from the beginning of the series until Boruto. The only significant change to his hair is that it becomes noticeably more tame as Naruto matures.

Naruto’s hair was full of volume at the beginning of the series, with spikes sticking out in all directions. Throughout the series, his hair gradually tame. in borutoher hair is a shadow of its former self.

8 Franky can change his hairstyle in an instant1648632036 449 Top 10 Male Anime Hairstyles Of All Time Ranked.webp

Franky has had a wide variety of hairstyles throughout One Piece.. When you press his nose for three seconds, his hairstyle can instantly change. The possibilities are endless when it comes to the wacky hairstyles you can manifest in a second.

Once, he turned his hair into a cannon. Another time, Franky’s hair turned into beetle mandibles. Although he has some classic hairstyles, the eccentric styles that Franky can manifest in an instant are too hilarious for the audience to ignore.

7 Shoto’s Half And Half Hair Makes Him One Of My Hero Academia’s Most Recognized Characters1648632036 590 Top 10 Male Anime Hairstyles Of All Time Ranked.webp

Shoto Todoroki from My Hero Academia He has stunning half white and half red hair. It is synonymous with the half-and-half nature of his Quirk. The left side of him can manipulate ice, while the right unleashes fire. Shoto’s red hair is also on the same side as his scar.

This hairstyle is one of the most recognizable in the series. Although it would be cumbersome to butt the hair perfectly down the middle to separate the two colors, it would be relatively easy to maintain in reality.

6 Inuyasha’s silver hair is similar to that of a man1648632037 959 Top 10 Male Anime Hairstyles Of All Time Ranked.webp

Inuyasha is the demon-dog protagonist of his series. His hair is an ethereal silver-white hue that reaches to his waist. Inuyasha’s hair is so thick it looks like a mane. His bangs also frame his face. Inuyasha has furry ears on top of his head that, to some fans, look like undercooked meatball shells stacked on top of each other.

When he disguises himself as a human, his silver hair turns black and his dog ears disappear. However, Inuyasha’s normal form has been etched in the minds of anime fans around the world.

5 Yugi Muto’s hair is multicolored and chaotic (Yu-Gi-Oh!)1648632037 359 Top 10 Male Anime Hairstyles Of All Time Ranked.webp

Yugi Muto’s signature hairstyle is multicolored and chaotic. Her hair points in all directions: north, south, east, west and everything in between.

The back of her hair is a warm shade of purple that seems to reflect light, giving it metallic qualities. Yugi’s bangs are golden, but they don’t exactly frame her face. Thepurple and gold are not the most complementary colors, but the protagonist ofYu-Gi-Oh! he managed to get it. Although this style is difficult to replicate in real life, some talented cosplayers perfectly recreated Yugi’s signature hairstyle.

4 Kyojuro Rengoku’s Hair Looks Like His Flames (Demon Slayer)1648632037 246 Top 10 Male Anime Hairstyles Of All Time Ranked.webp

Kyojuro Rengoku’s physical aesthetics burn with the same intensity as his Breath of Fire techniques. Resembling a lion’s mane, Kyojuro’s bright yellow hair is tipped with even brighter shades of red.

Because Kyojuro’s hair attains such impressive volume, the hairstyle resembles the immense flames unleashed by his nichirin sword. The appearance of each Hashira in Demon Slayer reflects their abilities in some way, either with motifs or with the color palette they wear. However, Kyojuro’s aesthetic takes a literal interpretation of her status as Hashira of the Flame.

3 Death The Kid is what every kid on the scene would like to look like (Soul Eater)1648632037 880 Top 10 Male Anime Hairstyles Of All Time Ranked.webp

Drawing inspiration from the goth and emo subcultures of the early 2000s, Soul Eater’s Death The Kid is what every scene and emo kid would like to look like. Kid’s hair is pitch black, but he has three thick lines running down the middle of it.

Although her hair isn’t the iconic emo side part, the lines do resemble the raccoon tails that people in the subculture religiously sported. Although the streaks in his hair are the Sanzu Lines that show Kid’s status as a Grim Reaper, they work well with the rest of his appearance.

2 Ken Kaneki’s Hair Frequently Changes From White To Black (Tokyo Ghoul)1648632037 359 Top 10 Male Anime Hairstyles Of All Time Ranked.webp

Whatresult of Marie Antoinette syndrome, Ken Kaneki’s hair, fromTokyo Ghoul, turned white after enduring ten days of uninterrupted torture. Although his hair was black at the beginning of the series, he became a stark white.

His hair constantly changes between black and white. After Kaneki fully resonated with his ghoul status, his hair turned white. When he finally reconnected with his humanity, his hair turned partially black. Kaneki’s hair constantly changes throughout Tokyo Ghoul depending on which side you control at any given time.

1 Everyone Knows Not To Insult Josuke Higashikata’s (Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure) Hair1648632038 473 Top 10 Male Anime Hairstyles Of All Time Ranked.webp

Josuke Higashikata is the protagonist of Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable.. One of his most notable qualities is how defensive he gets with his gigantic pompadour. On one occasion, Josuke destroyed Rohan Kishibe’s house because of a clever comment the mangaka made about his hair. Josuke beat Rohan so badly that he had to stop writing the manga because his injuries landed him in the hospital.

However, his behavior is somewhat justified when people know the story behind it. When Josuke fell ill as a child, his mother couldn’t take him to the hospital because of the weather. It was a cold winter night and snow blocked the road. However, a man with a pompadour hairstyle saved the day when he helped push the car forward. That man ended up saving Josuke’s life. Although Josuke was just a boy when it happened, he remembered the man’s silhouette and combed his hair to match the stranger’s.