Top 20 Best Anime Characters of 2016
15. Takashi Natsume (Natsume's Book of Friends)
Takashi Natsume is the main protagonist of the series who, like his deceased grandmother Natsume Reiko, has the ability to see ayakashi (spirits). He inherited the Book of Friends from her, a book of contracts binding ayakashi to servitude when they were defeated by Reiko.
Due to Natsume's strong resemblance to his grandmother, he is often mistaken for her.
14. Chitose "Chi-chan" Karasuma (Girlish Number)
Chitose "Chi-chan" Karasuma is a college student and aspiring voice actress whose agency is Number One Produce. She is the voice of Yuna, one of the five main heroines in the upcoming anime series Millennium Princess x Kowloon Overlord. She initially thinks that she has talent for voice acting but just did not get enough chances.
13. Sakunosuke Oda (Bungou Stray Dogs)
Sakunosuke Oda died from a battle to the death against The Mimic leader, Gide. Gide was seeking for someone to end his life, and saw that Oda Sakunosuke as the one who should do it, as they shared the same power.
Oda's death is what encouraged Dazai to leave Port Mafia, and joined the Armed Detective Agency.
12. Yuri Katsuki (Yuri!!! On Ice)
A figure skater who is faint-hearted and gains weight easily. He's the "figure skater with the world's biggest glass heart." His favorite dish is a 900kcal breaded pork cutlet bowl. His greatest skating assets are his peculiar sense of rhythm and unique step.
However, he is weak to pressure and messes up at crucial moments. He's at a crucial point in his career, and he bets everything on one last skating season.
11. Saiki Kusuo (The Disastrous Life of Saiki K.)
To the average person, psychic abilities might seem a blessing; for Kusuo Saiki, however, this couldn't be further from the truth. Gifted with a wide assortment of supernatural abilities ranging from telepathy to x-ray vision, he finds this so-called blessing to be nothing but a curse.
As all the inconveniences his powers cause constantly pile up, all Kusuo aims for is an ordinary, hassle-free life - a life where ignorance is bliss.