Every character has some unique feature that sets them apart when it comes to anime. It can be their attire, their personality, or their hair color. In this article, we are looking at the best pink haired anime characters.
There are anime characters with various hair colors – grey hair, yellow hair, white hair, you name it.
You will also find anime characters with pink hair colors. However, although we associate pink with feminism & romance, in the world of anime, this theory does not apply.
There are pink hair anime characters who are evil by nature, some are psychopaths, and some are the pure embodiment of goodness.
Pink hair anime girls
You will barely see an anime character with sober hair color. In the below section, you will find descriptions about some of the best pink hair anime girls.
The below list contains characters from popular anime shows such as Code Geass, Night Raid, Sailor Moon, Akame Ga Kill, Genius Sniper, Human-Klaxo Sapien Hybrid, and Disastrous Life of Saiki K.
1. Minori Kushieda (Toradora!)
Minori Kushieda is an air-headed girl, which means she has a very cheerful personality. People love her due to her hardworking personality. Due to her easy-to-talk-to personality, Toradora brings a positive vibe to the entire show.
2. Lisbeth (Sword Art Online)
Lisbeth is from the anime series Sword Art Online. Her role in the series was short, despite the viewer fall in love with her charm. She has many notable features.
Strong & loyal are just two adjectives to describe her. She would avoid conflicts whenever she could. In the anime series, we see her harness her skills as a blacksmith.
3. Moka Akashiya (Rosario+Vampire)
Moka Akashiya plays the role of a vampire in the anime series Rosario+Vampire. It is a Romcom anime show. Moka is very powerful.
She can beat any enemy she encounters. She is one of the most known pink-haired characters in anime.
4. Nonon Jakuzure (Kill La Kill)
Nonon Jakuzure is known for her pink hair and pink eyes. She is an admirable character.
People make the mistake of considering her as a vulnerable teen, but she knows how to protect herself in reality.
5. Mei Hatsume (My Hero Academia)
Mei Hatsume is known for her eccentric personality. She likes to invent things & new gadgets. Her curiosity often leads her to invent weapons of mass destruction. But this doesn’t mean she is a wrong person.
She is very passionate about whatever she does. Among all the popular anime characters, Mei comes at the very top.
Mei Hatsume works very hard to make all her dreams come true. Not only is she highly talented, but she also has a unique imagination.
6. Yuri Nakamura (Angel Beats!)
Yuri Nakamura had a traumatic childhood. Even then, she was adamant about rebelling for her rights and freedom. After her death, Yuri finds herself in a dark, gloomy world.
Due to her composure and caring nature, she is looked up to by many as a leader. She is an interesting character.
Yuri Nakamura will go out of his way to protect those who followed her and put faith in her. Despite everything, she is a popular pink-haired anime girl.
7. Inori Yuzuriha (Guilty Crown)
Inori Yuzuriha is the second lead character from the anime show Guilty Crown. Inori is considered an evergreen & memorable character. She blew up in the early days of 2010.
At the beginning of the series, we see Inori as a young woman who avoids catching feelings, which soon changes when she meets Shu Ouma.
Inori Yuzuriha has a beautiful voice and loves taking care of the elderly. On the contrary, she is a skilled fighter too.
8. Sakura Haruno (Naruto)
Who hasn’t heard about Naruto? Sakura Haruno is idolized by many. Among all the female characters with pink hair, Sakura Haruno might be one of the most popular. She was once considered a female role model.
In the series, we see her grow up as a strong woman. Although some consider her role in the show insignificant, she had a significant impact on the show’s overall storyline.
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Male pink hair anime characters
Now that we know about the best female pink hair anime characters, it is time for us to look at the best male pink hair anime characters. If you are an anime fan, let’s dive in.
9. Gilthunder (The Seven Deadly Sins)
Gilthunder is from the anime series The Seven Deadly Sins. He has a mysterious personality and blue eyes. You can like or dislike him, but you have to admit that Gilthunder has a certain charm in his character.
At the beginning of the series, Gilthunder is introduced as someone who would not think twice before taking life. He would take any measure as long as it helped him reach his goals.
10. Hisoka (Hunter X Hunter)
Most anime shows are made famous by their lead characters. But Hunter X Hunter is different. This anime show is famous for its villains. And no other villain was as impactful as Hisoka.
Hisoka is pure evil. He does evil, and he thinks evil. Despite his sinful nature, it is tough not to admire him. However, he has low self-esteem. Nonetheless, she is a popular pink-haired anime character.
11. Renzou Shima from Blue Exorcist (Ao no Exorcist)
Blue Exorcist was first aired back in 2011. Renzo Shima had to put up with many condescending exorcists in his life. When he was young, he had difficulty coping with all the elder exorcists in his clan.
Renzo Shima dyed his hair pink out of whim. He has only one addiction – women. When he was just 15, he started having romantic encounters with females. When it comes to friendship, he is very loyal.
His biggest fear is insects. He will jump out of his seat if he sees a bug near him.
12. Akari Dezart from Karneval
Karneval was first aired back in the year 2013. Akari Dezart is a doctor by profession. He is employed as a research associate. He works at the R&D wing of the Circus organization.
Akari Dezart is very cold and insensitive, but that doesn’t mean many aren’t admired.
Akari is a pure workaholic. He is admired & loved by his co-workers and fellow nurses. He can hurt people with brutal words, but he has no evil intentions in his heart. He is not a master of sugarcoating.
13. Tomoya Matsunaga from Rainbow Days (Nijiiro Days)
Tomoya Matsunaga from Rainbow Days is a narcissistic male character.
Tomoya is one of the main protagonists (four) from the anime show Rainbow Days. He likes to befriend women, but he can never stay loyal to just one girl as he gets bored too soon.
Tomoya Matsunaga was determined to never fall in love, but things changed when he met Mari. When he meets her, she has to fight for a girl’s attention, which he never has to do. Matsunaga is a playboy, but he has a kind heart too. s
14. Kisumi Shigino from Free! – Eternal Summer
Kisumi Shigino plays the role of a supporting character in the anime show Eternal Summer. Kisumi has a cheerful personality which makes him loved by everyone around him.
Kisumi Shigino is a rebel boy with messy hair & violet eyes. He speaks his mind, and that is what people like about him. He unknowingly hurt people with his words, but he had only good in his heart.
He has a best friend – Makoto. They went to school together. Kisumi tried to convince Makoto to join the basketball team, but he refused the offer.
15. Natsu Dragneel from Fairy Tale
There are a total of 175 episodes in Fairy Tale. Natsu Dragneel gives warm vibes and possesses the power of fire. Among his friends, he is known as a ticking bomb. He would often burst out in anger and resort to violence to resolve issues.
Natsu Dragneel has a sworn enemy – Gray Fullbuster. They are part of the same guild. If necessary, he does not shy away from wielding his powers. She is known for her unique personality.
As a friend, Natsu Dragneel is very loyal. No matter how small the problem is, if he finds out that his teammates are in danger, he will go out of his way to solve them.
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Popular pink hair anime characters
Pink is a popular hair color for anime characters. Even though you might barely encounter people with pink hair in real life, in the anime world, pink hair is widespread.
16. Momo Belia Deviluke
Momo Belia belongs to the anime show To Love Ru. She is the third princess of Planet Deviluke. She can speak to plants. She has a human-like shape. However, you will see a tail hanging from her bottom if you look closely.
But how did she manage to land on Earth? Well, she wasn’t very academic. After growing completely frustrated with her studies, she decided to escape her mother’s planet.
Her stepsister accompanied her on this journey. They have had enough of all the student responsibilities assigned to them.
Momo has a kind heart, but she has many kinks. She would imagine her with her boyfriend in intimate situations. She wouldn’t even shy away from imagining her boyfriend with other women.
17. Kotori Itsuka
Kotori Itsuka is an essential character of the anime show Date a Live. She is the little step-sister of the main character of this anime show. Although she is only a high school student, she is a secret organization named “Ratatoskr.”
Depending on the color of her hair ribbons, you can say how her mood is. hen she is wearing white stripes, it means she is at her most vulnerable self.
On the other hand, when she is feeling strong & confident, she would put on black hair ribbons. She also has a spirit personality that she will only unleash when she reign havoc.
Jibril is from the anime show No Game No Life. She belongs to the Flugel race of humans. She is considered the strongest and wisest member of the clan. She has a thrust for knowledge.
Although she has a caring nature, she can have a condescending attitude to the races ranked lower than the Flugel race.
She believes that every dispute can be resolved with bloodshed. She would collect the heads of her enemies after winning wars against them.
19. Morgiana from Magi
Morgiana is part of the Fanalis clan. They earn their livelihood from hunting. She was an enslaved person until Alibaba and Aladdin found her when she was a child. They freed her from her slavery and ensured she got a good life.
Morgiana has a selfless personality. She cares for those around her and would do anything to protect them from harm.
Although she possesses great power and strength, she has a small physique. She has a feminine side too. This side comes alive when she is around her crush.
She will do anything for Alibaba, and Aladdin, as she owes her life to them.
20. Le Blanc de La Vallière, Louise Françoise
Le Blanc de La Vallière is part of the Zero no Tsukaima anime show. She comes from a well-known and established Tristain family.
She was enrolled in the Tristain Academy of Magic when she was a young girl. However, she failed to show great results.
Due to her inability to cast spells, and as she wasn’t a magical girl, she earns the nickname Louise the Zero. She is a Tsundere.
Do leave a comment below if we missed any pink-haired girls that you think should have been included in this article.
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