My Hero Academia and other great anime tops Tumblr’s toll

2021 is drawing to a close, and it’s time to take stock. On the anime side, the results are more than satisfactory. Around the world, statistics show a real domination of anime. This popularity has gone beyond expectations by replicating itself on social networks.


Today names such as Gojo, Izuku Midoriya or Livai Ackerman are gradually entering pop culture. Their stories captivate more and more people. Tumblr has today revealed the most popular anime among its users. Topping his list is My Hero Academia.

A year that ends well for My Hero Academia

The ranking comes to us from Tumblr itself. Like many sites, the platform has carried out its 2021 report. The big winner is undoubtedly My Hero Academia. Whether in terms of anime or character side, the manga has it all. Among the animes, it is at the 1re square. In addition, it appears in the 21 most popular subjects of the site, more precisely in the 10e square. From his position, he surpasses headliners such as Star Wars, Bucky Barnes and even Korean K-Pop group BTS!

The characters in the anime have also been categorized by Tumblr. 3 of his anime characters are in the platform’s favorite characters list. Dabi, Midoriya Izuku and Bakugo Katsuki snatch the first 3 places in this ranking. They are followed by Livai Ackerman (Attack on Titan), Gojo Satoru (Jujutsu Kaisen), and the duo Wei Wuxian – Lan Wangji (Mo Dao Zu Sui). Then 2 other characters from My Hero Academia continue this classification: Todoroki Shoto and Aizawa Shoto. The leaderboard ends in tenth place, with a brand new character: Reki Kyan from SK8 the Infinity.

Jujustsu Kaisen and other animes position themselves

As for the other animes, we note the presence of Jujutsu Kaisen in second place and Haikyuu in third. As a newcomer, figure SK8 the Infinity in fourth position. SK8 the Infinity is a skateboarding anime that is all about rivalry and hard work. Attack on Titan, for its part, finished 5e in the ranking. She is followed by Naruto and One Piece. The last 3 positions are respectively occupied by Mo Dao Zu Sui, JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure and Tokyo Revengers.