Best Anime Characters with Brown Hair Loved by The Anime Fandom

Best Anime Characters with Brown Hair Loved by The Anime Fandom

In movies and series, we don’t really get to see unique hairstyles like in anime since it doesn’t look natural with real people playing the roles. However, creators have a lot of potential to modify characters in the anime series; therefore, we get to see characters with different colors, hairstyles, accessories, and unique clothes.

Such hairstyles have also become popular among cosplayers. There are many colorful hairstyles in anime, such as white, pink, blue, brown, etc. But today, we will see some of the most dashing anime characters with brown hair.

22. Shin’ichi Kudo – Detective Conan

Shinichi Kudo Detective Conan

Shinichi Kudo, also known as Jimmy Kudo in English, is the main character of a popular anime called Detective Conan. This show is so famous that its Manga has been running for over 30 years.

He has brown hair and blue eyes. As a child, he went to a theme park with his friend. But he didn’t know that it would change his life forever. A murder happened while Shinichi was there, and he was the one who had solved it. After solving the case, he was poisoned the same night by some unknown person

Thankfully, the poison did not kill him, but it shrunk his body to the extent that he started to look like a Preschooler.

Since he was a kid, he was a distant but cool kid who was quite popular. He liked to be in the spotlight, but as he grew up, he became more humble. He is a fearless boy who isn’t scared of death.

21. Yuki Cross

Yuki Cross

Yuki Cross is from The Vampire Knight. She is a high school girl with shoulder-length brown hair. She is mostly seen in her black-coloured school uniform.

She goes to the cross academy, which may look normal at first look, but it isn’t. Students are divided into two different classes here. First is the Day class and the other one is the Night class. Students attending the Day class are unaware that Night students are vampires.

Yuki is a human who goes to the Day class. She and her friend Zero know about the secret vampire students. But they must keep it a secret from others. Even though she fears vampires, she still goes to school and takes her studies seriously.

20. Chiho Sasaki

Chiho Sasaki

Chiho Sasaki works part-time at Mcdonald’s. Ever since she started working with him, she had a huge crush on Maou. This anime is about Maou, who is the Demon King. He tried to conquer the ‘Ente Isla,’ but Hero Emilia stopped him.

Maou found out that he couldn’t use magic on Earth. So, he had to find a way to put food on the table. So he started working at MgRonalds and met Chiho there.

Chiho Sasaki is a teenage schoolgirl with reddish-brown hair. She is a caring and polite girl who likes to help others. However, she gets jealous if a girl tries to get closer to Maou or threatens their relationship. Her love for Maou is as deep as the sea because even after learning about Maou’s true identity, she still loves him.

19. Seto Kaiba – Yu-Gi-Oh!

Seto Kaiba Yu-Gi-Oh

Seto Kaiba is sometimes depicted as a selfish and arrogant man. He loves his younger brother and will do anything to save him from danger. He is Yugi’s rival but helps Yugi if they are fighting against a common enemy.

He has brown-colored hair, and bangs cover his forehead. He was the first villain to appear in Yu-Gi-Oh. But as the story progresses, he becomes one of the best duelists in the series. He became an orphan at a young age with only his younger brother by his side, so he has a soft corner for orphans.

18. Sakura Kinomoto

Sakura Kinomoto

Sakura is an elementary school student with short-length brown hair. One day, she was scrolling through books at the school library. A book called ‘The Clow’ got her attention, so she opened it. To her surprise, magical cards came out of nowhere and were released into her world.

Sakura Kinomoto is ten years old, and she is full of life. She may not look very clever, but she always finds new, unique ways to catch the wild cards. Despite her looks, she is good at athletics.

After the magical cards were released, a cute small lion called Kero awakened. It told her that she must find them before the cards use their abilities to spread chaos worldwide.

17. Yamato – Naruto Shippuden

Yamato Naruto Shippuden

Yamato always acts serious, but sometimes he is playful. He is one of those well-written characters in the anime. He uses Wood Release Jutsu just like the 1st Hokage Senju Hashirama.

That’s because Orochimaru kidnapped him as an infant. Orochimaru then used him as a test subject and injected 1st Hokage’s cells into his body.

He was then found by Danzo and turned into a killing machine without any emotions. But after he met Kakashi, he learned what true friendship is.

16. Osamu Dazai – Bungo Stray Dogs

Osamu Dazai Bungo Stray Dogs

Osamu Dazai is a mysterious Detective who keeps his true intentions hidden. He is a member of the Armed Detective Agency. Before he became a detective, he worked in the underworld as an executive in the Port Mafia.

Osamu has short dark brown hair, and his bangs cover the sides of his face and forehead. He is a slim man, and he often has a little smile. But his smile hides the darkness that resides within him.

He solves the cases that are hard for police to solve. These types of cases usually involve supernatural beings. His ability allows him to nullify his enemies’ abilities just by touching them.

15. King – Seven Deadly Sins

King Seven Deadly Sins

King is one of the members of 7 Deadly Sins. He belongs to the Fairy clan. He represents the sin of Sloth. He uses a holy weapon that is crafted from the Sacred Tree. The weapon can take on different forms, each with its unique ability. King loves his younger sister very much.

His original name is Harlequin. Initially, the King felt he was not worthy enough to become the King of Fairies. But as the story progressed, he regained his wings and became stronger.

He loves Diane, who is another member of the 7 Deadly Sins. But he is afraid to tell Diane about his feelings. He is a kind and caring man, but he might kill if you push him to the limits.

14. Akko


Akko is from Little Witch Academia. She is a girl who attends Luna Nova Magic Academy, even though she can’t use magic at all. This anime’s plot is similar to My Hero Academia. Because Deku from My Hero Academia has no abilities, doesn’t he still aspire to become a hero? In Akko’s case, she can’t use any magic.

Akko has long brown hair and wears a big hat most witches wear. She is a dreamer at heart and wants to become a witch. So she applied to a magic Academy even though she couldn’t use any magic. Surprisingly, she is accepted, and her new journey begins there.

13. Eren Jaeger – Attack On Titan

Eren Jaeger Attack On Titan

Eren was a normal young boy who wanted to join the Survey Corps to explore the world. But all of his dreams shattered away when the Titans attacked his village. A lot of people died, including his mother and his father went missing. That day, he swore to kill every titan that is present on the earth. Later, he discovered that he could also turn into a titan, but he wasn’t sure how.

Eren Yeager has brown hair. As the story progressed, he kept growing his hair. In the last season, we saw that he had long hair. His eyes had also changed as if he were a different person.

He had the powers of Attack Titan and Founding Titan. He also acquired War Hammer Titan later. Then, he becomes a villain and destroys humanity to save his friends. But deep down, he knew that his friends would stop him. Therefore, Indians would be seen as the World’s Saviours.

12. Diane


Diane is also a member of 7 Deadly Sins, just like King. Each member of the group represents a sin, and Diane represents Envy. Seven Deadly Sins are a group of powerful knights who protect the kingdom of Britannia.

Diana is a giant. She has brown hair that’s tied up in two tails. She is a strong fighter who always stands up for their friends and helps others in need. At first glance, people are afraid of her because she is a giant, but her friendly approach and beauty reassure people that she is a kind girl.

11. Neji Hyuga – Naruto

Neji Hyuga Naruto

Neji belongs to the Hyuga clan from the Leaf village. Every member of the Hyuga clan possesses Byakugan, a special type of eye that gives its users a 360-degree view of their surroundings. This ability is beneficial during battles because you can hit your opponent’s chakra points.

Byakugan allows users to see a person’s chakra flowing through their body. Neji belonged to the clan’s branch family. He mastered the Byakugan while he was young. Therefore, people viewed him as a genius child.

When Neji was a child, he believed that every person’s fate had already been decided and that we could not change it. However, his views changed after meeting and fighting with Naruto during the Chunin exams. He realized what Freedom really means. He died while protecting Naruto in the Fourth Great Ninja War.

10. San


San, who is also known as Princess Mononoke, is the 2nd main character of the Ghibli movie titled Princess Mononoke. The story is based on a prince named Ashitaka, who was infected by an animal attack. So, he went on a journey to find a cure for his infection. He has to find a cure for his infection. Otherwise, he might die.

San has short-length light brown hair. She also has red-colored war paint on her face. Her nickname is ‘Wolf Girl,’ and her looks resemble a wolf. This is because wolves raised her.

The Prince learned the harsh reality of humans during his journey, like how they are damaging the earth and disrupting the harmony between animals and gods. But then he met Princess Mononoke, a young girl fighting for the sake of the forest and animals within it.

9. Duo Maxwell – Gundam Wing

Duo Maxwell Gundam Wing

Gundam Wing features a group of teenagers who pilot the iconic mobile suits. Duo Maxwell pilots the Deathscythe.

He has brown hair that is braided and reaches below his waist. He has a relaxed and easy-going attitude. He is the most extroverted in his group of five pilots. However, his character is more complex than what appears on the surface.

He has gone through horrible experiences in his childhood, like seeing lots of deaths happen around him. But he decides to hide his past from the others.

8. Kenichi Shirahama (Kenichi: The Mightiest Disciple)

Kenichi Shirahama (Kenichi The Mightiest Disciple)

Kenichi has spiky brown hair and brown eyes. He was introduced as a kind-hearted boy who did not have any friends. He was weak and afraid to stand up for himself.

He is a high school student who has been bullied his entire life. But his life changed forever after he met Miu Furinji, who lived in a dojo that looked abandoned. Many martial artists who specialized in different fighting styles lived in that Dojo.

Kenichi joined the Dojo to become stronger. As he went through hard martial arts training, he became more confident. He finally became strong enough to protect himself and those who needed his help.

7. Tatsumi – Akami Ga Kill!

Tatsumi Akami Ga Kill!

Tatsumi grew up in a small village. After growing up, he goes to the capital to make more money and return it home. However, he only realized the cruelty and corruption happening there after spending some time inside the imperial capital.

There is a revolutionary army fighting against these corrupt rulers, and inside the revolutionary army, there is a secret organization called the Night Raid. Tatsumi joins this organization and sacrifices himself to save the people of the empire.

Honestly speaking! The ending was just too sad for me. Furthermore, After watching this series, I feel Tatsumi is the real protagonist rather than the cold and serious-looking Akame.

6. Kaname Kuran – Vampire Knight

Kaname Kuran Vampire Knight

Kaname is a stoic person, but he becomes gentle when he is around Yuki. While he looks young, he is more than 10,000 years old.

Kuran is also very powerful and has many abilities that normal vampires can’t use, which include telekinesis, erasing memories, and turning himself into a weapon. He can also transform other humans into pure-blooded vampires.

5. Shinichi Izumi – Parasyte -The Maxim

Shinichi Izumi Parasyte -The Maxim

There are small worms like extraterrestrial beings who can go inside the human brain and take control of their bodies. When this parasite attacked Shinichi, he managed to stop it from going inside his head, but it managed to get inside his right hand. Now, he is stuck with this parasite, Migi, and they share the same fate.

Over time, they end up becoming good friends. During the series, they fight against the many humans taken over by those parasites and become bloodthirsty monsters. While fighting against these monsters, Shinichi loses his humanity, and Migi understands more about human emotions.

4. Tai – Digimon

Tai Digimon

Tai bears the Crest of the Courage, and he is a very adventurous and energetic individual. He has a Digimon partner called Agumon, and he is the joint leader of DigiDestined.

While he doesn’t get along with Matt, his rivalry with him is interesting enough to watch. It adds some much-needed drama to this series while not overdoing it. During the series, we see Tai grow up with Agumon by his side and become more mature. Digimon is a very popular anime series with multiple sequels and movies.

3. Shinji Ikari – Neon Genesis Evangelion

Shinji Ikari Neon Genesis Evangelion

Are you a Mecha fan who loves to see giant mechanical robots fighting with big-sized monsters? Then you’ll probably love Neon Genesis Evangelion.

Shinji is the pilot of a mecha called Evangelion Unit-01. Shinji has a special connection with this monster as it houses the soul of his late mother.

Shinji appears calm and composed from the outside but hides great emotional pain inside. Due to his fear and fragile emotional state, he separates himself from the rest of the world, but he is never behind when saving people from danger.

2. Light Yagami – Death Note

Light Yagami Death Note

Although Death Note is a very old anime series, it remains one the best and most popular in this genre. Light Yagami was a normal high school kid until he got hold of a mysterious notebook, which allowed him to become a shinigami and take the lives of others by just writing their names on this notebook.

Light becomes the beacon of justice and kills criminals who somehow avoided their punishments. But, after doing this for some time, Light started to think of himself as a god. Then, he works towards creating a world where only honest and good people exist. In this process, he becomes the person he wants to remove from this world.

1. Sosuke Aizen – Bleach

Sosuke Aizen Bleach

Initially, Aizen is the story’s main villain, and it is a good point to end the story. Aizen was a man with big ambitions! After killing him, he wanted to become immortal and take the position of the soul king.

Therefore, he makes a solid plan to achieve this, but Kurosaki Ichigo foils all his plans. Aizen was one of the strongest villains and had otherworldly abilities. He had the power of hypnosis and could control a person’s five senses. He was also able to release one of the most powerful Bankai.

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