Korean netizens recently gathered online to discuss their favorite male anime characters, and you may even find your next anime crush among them. All those listed have the capacity to make your heart skip a beat with their good looks and endearing personalities!
Out of the many mentioned, here are the 10 most popular anime males among Koreans.
1. Kimi Ni Todoke – Kazehaya
This story is centered around a girl named Kuronuma Sawako who is nicknamed Sadako (ghost from “The Ring”) by her classmates because of her scary face and demeanor. She greatly admires Kazehaya from afar because he is “100% refreshing” and is able to draw in people with his personality.
2. Detective Conan – Shinichi Kudo
Detective Conan is about a teenage detective named Shinichi Kudo who is poisoned by an evil group called “The Black Organization”. The poison was supposed to kill him. Instead, it turned him into a small child.
3. Magic Kaito – Kaito Kid
Kaito is a second-year student at Ekoda High School Class 2-B alongside his childhood friend Aoko Nakamori, the witch Akako Koizumi, and transfer student detective Saguru Hakuba. Kaito’s mother is aware that he discovered Toichi‘s secret room and has taken up the mantle of Kaitou Kid.
4. InuYasha – Sesshomaru
InuYasha is the story of a dog half-demon who is constantly after a jewel of immense power, the Shikon jewel.
5. Yumeiro Patisserie – Makoto
Aside from her deep passion for eating cakes, the clumsy Ichigo Amano has never been successful at anything. After an encounter with Henri Lucas, a famous patissier, her amazing tasting abilities—although unbeknownst to her—are discovered. Recognizing her talent, Henri offers her the chance to attend St. Marie Academy, a prestigious culinary school that specializes in desserts.
6. Princess Mononoke – Ashitaka
In the 14th century, the harmony that humans, animals, and gods have enjoyed begins to crumble. The protagonist, young Ashitaka, infected by an animal attack, seeks a cure from the deer-like god Shishigami. In his travels, he sees humans ravaging the earth, which brings down the wrath of wolf god Moro and his human companion Princess Mononoke.
7. Attack On Titan – Levi
After his hometown is destroyed and his mother is killed, young Eren Yeager vows to cleanse the earth of the giant humanoid Titans that have brought humanity to the brink of extinction.
8. Haikyuu – Oikawa
Hinata Shouyou, a short middle school student, gained a sudden love of volleyball after watching a national championship match on TV. One of his main rivals is Tooru Oikawa, a setter who is known for his great technique.
9. Howl’s Moving Castle – Howl
Sophie (Emily Mortimer) has an uneventful life at her late father’s hat shop, but all that changes when she befriends wizard Howl (Christian Bale), who lives in a magical flying castle. However, the evil Witch of Waste (Lauren Bacall) takes issue with their budding relationship and casts a spell on young Sophie, which ages her prematurely. Now Howl must use all his magical talents to battle the jealous hag and return Sophie to her former youth and beauty.
10. Ao Haru Ride – Kou Mabuchi
Futaba is a girl who was in love with a boy named Kō Tanaka in middle school. However, after a misunderstanding, their relationship as friends ends when he transfers schools over summer vacation.