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Japanese Anime Fans Pick Their Ideal Marriage Partner

posted on by Lynzee Loveridge

Anime fans in Japan have love on the brain, thanks in part to this weekend's holiday. Charapedia asked its readers which anime or manga character they'd most like to tie the knot with and live together happily ever after.

What kind of qualities did voters look for in a husband or wife? Female characters with a gentle disposition or traditional feminine qualities ranked highly. Male characters with supportive and gentle dispositions were also popular with women, although there is a mix of stern characters, too.

10 Ideal Anime/Manga Characters to Marry (Female Characters)

  1. Kosaki Onodera (Nisekoi)
  2. Ui Hirasawa (K-ON!)
  3. Asuna (Sword Art Online)
  4. Tsubasa Hanekawa (Monogatari Series)
  5. Yukino Yukinoshita (My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU)
  6. Hinata Hyūga (Naruto)
  7. Yukina Himeragi (Strike the Blood)
  8. Eru Chitanda (Hyōka)
  9. Nagisa Furukawa (CLANNAD)
  10. Haruka Minami (Minami-ke)

10 Ideal Anime/Manga Characters to Marry (Male Characters)

  1. Kōshi Sugawara (Haikyu!!)
  2. Gintoki Sakata (Gintama)
  3. Makoto Tachibana (Free!)
  4. Sōta Takanashi (Wagnaria!!)
  5. Shirō Emiya (Fate/Stay Night)
  6. Reiji Kotobuki (Utano☆Princesama Revolutions)
  7. Tōshirō Hijikata (Gintama)
  8. Seijūrō Akashi (Kuroko's Basketball)
  9. Hozuki (Hozuki's Coolheadedness)
  10. Miyuki Kazuya (Ace of Diamond)

[Images via MyAnimeList, NisekoiUSA.com]

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