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31+ Best Anime Characters With Glasses to Love!

Updated October 7, 2022 by Ernie

In every anime, we’ve come across this distinct character that wears glasses. The characters that wear glasses have something in common, they’re super cool and highly intelligent. There are a few exceptions as well of course. So today, we’re going to be creating a list of some of the most famous anime characters with glasses. Are you guys interested? Let’s get started!

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ANIME CHARACTERS WHO WEAR GLASSES

 

32. Hirotaka Nifuji

hirotaka

Information
Title
Wotakoi: Love is Hard for Otaku
Genre
Romance
Type
TV
Episodes
11
Studios
A-1 Pictures
Premiered
2021
Duration
22 minutes per episode

Hirotaka appears to be a laid-back young man. He’s obsessed with gaming and anime. While gaming, he can be very competitive and serious. He doesn’t care if people at his workplace find out about his obsession. This shows that he cares less for building an image in front of others. He can be surprisingly good at socializing but he chooses not to because he’s not fond of talking to other people. 

 

31. Shinpachi Shimura

shimura

Information
Title
Gintama
Genre
Action, Comedy
Type
TV
Episodes
21
Studios
Sunrise
Premiered
2011
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Shinpachi Shimura is a straightforward man who has an unhealthy obsession with his sister. He gets teased by his peers because of his immense love for her. He looks like a nerd and is one actually. He is a big fan of a pop idol named Terakado Tsuu and is moved to tears whenever he’s listening to her. Other than that, Shinpachi is a kind guy who cares deeply for his friends.

 

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30. Cherry Blossom

cherry blossom

Information
Title
Sk8 the Infinity
Genre
Sports
Type
TV
Episodes
12
Studios
Bones
Premiered
2021
Duration
23 minutes per episode

Kaoru is a composed individual who has the ability to remain calm in any circumstance.

Even in  “S,” he is a gentleman who treats everyone fairly and with respect. However, many who are close to him view them as rivals, much like his longtime buddy Kojiro Nanjo. Despite the fact that they frequently argue and are both renowned in “S,” they support one another when necessary. Kaoru also dislikes the nickname “Cherry Blossom” because he doesn’t want his work and personal interests to mix.

 

29. Roberta

roberta

Information
Title
Black Lagoon
Genre
Action
Type
TV
Episodes
21
Studios
Madhouse
Premiered
2006
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Roberta is a polite and well-mannered girl. She’s the kind of girl who doesn’t get angry nor offended easily. She remains reserved with people she doesn’t personally know. On the other hand, she’s very sweet with those who she personally knows. However, once angry, Roberta becomes cruel and nobody can stop her. 

 

28. Sir Nighteye

sir nighteye

Information
Title
My Hero Academia
Genre
Action
Type
TV
Episodes
113
Studios
Bones
Premiered
2016
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Sir Nighteye appears to be a very cold and calculated pro-hero. He gives off a mysterious vibe and no one can tell what’s going on inside his mind. He also appears to be an intimidating individual and his death stare is so scary. One interesting thing about Sir Nighteye is that he appreciates good humour and becomes fond of anyone who can make him laugh. However, not everyone can make him laugh easily. 

 

27. Rize Kamishiro

33. Rize

Information
Title
Tokyo Ghoul
Genre
Action, Supernatural
Type
TV
Episodes
12
Studios
Pierrot
Premiered
2014
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Rize Kamishiro is the famous ghoul who tried to devour Ken Kaneki by tricking him with her charms. She could never satiate her hunger and was always in search of her next target. She oozes a lot of charm and people often fell for her and became her victims. She worked solo and didn’t need anyone’s help.

She was also quite selfish and never thought of anyone else besides herself. She becomes mindless whenever she’s near starvation and has to be kept in restraints so that she doesn’t go haywire. 

 

26. Ash Lynx

ash lynx

Information
Title
Banana Fish
Genre
Action, Drama
Type
TV
Episodes
24
Studios
MAPPA
Premiered
2018
Duration
22 minutes per episode

Ash is a smart, cool and charismatic guy who can influence a lot of people. People tend to fall for him because of his good looks and charming personality. Ash does not trust others easily. He keeps a safe distance from [people and never reveals anything about him to anyone. Other than that, Ash is shown to be fearless. All he wants is a life full of band to overcome his past traumas. 

 

25. Kamina

kamina

Information
Title
Gurren Lagann
Genre
Action, Adventure
Type
TV
Episodes
27
Studios
Gainax
Premiered
2007
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Kamina comes across as a passionate and overzealous man who wants to make the world a better place. He also gives off the impression of being haughty and overconfident in his abilities. He also exhibits a strong sense of resolve and never gives up. He will go to great lengths to care for and defend his loved ones.

Sometimes Kamina acts irrationally. He frequently makes quick decisions that put him in challenging positions as a result of his extreme impatience. He is pretty intelligent, though. He simply doesn’t display it. But he primarily comes out as ignorant and unconcerned with his own life. Despite the fact that he seems like a real hero, he thinks that real heroes are people like Simon. Overall, Kamina is a nice guy who tends to be overconfident most of the time.

 

24. Sarada Uchiha

sarada

Information
Title
Boruto: Next Generations
Genre
Action, Adventure
Type
TV
Episodes
Unknown
Studios
Pierrot
Premiered
2017
Duration
23 minutes per episode

Sarada appeared to be a cold and serious girl initially. Just like her mother, she’s short tempered and is very scary when irritated. She does show every emotion normally as well, unlike Sasuke, her father. Sarada looks up to Naruto and respects him a lot. She’s thankful to him because he played a major role in resolving a conflict between Sarada’s parents. Overall, Sarada is a caring and helpful girl who prioritizes her loved ones over herself. 

 

23. Vash the Stampede

vash

Information
Title
Trigun
Genre
Action
Type
TV
Episodes
26
Studios
Madhouse
Premiered
1998
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Vash has two different personalities throughout the series. He never unleashes his true potential in front of others. He would show himself to be an airhead in front of others just to hide who he truly is. The other personality of Vash is driven by loneliness and betrayal. He’s shown to be depressed due to the betrayal he experienced from people he thought he could trust . However, he did not let the betrayal of humans into hating them. He still loved humans and wanted to help them. 

 

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22. Shintaro Midorima

midorima

Information
Title
Kuroko’s Basketball
Genre
Sports
Type
TV
Episodes
25
Studios
Production I.G
Premiered
2012
Duration
23 minutes per episode

Midorima is usually a very reserved person. He doesn’t want to play around, despite Takao’s repeated attempts to convince him. While Takao, his friend, finds it simple to be kind to people, he finds it difficult. He frequently presents himself as superior to others because he is confident in his abilities.

He firmly believes in superstitious stuff, like horoscopes and luck.He finds comfort in learning about his Cancerian zodiac sign. He even carries something he thinks is lucky. He also stated that Kuroko’s blood type, type A, and his type B don’t mix since he believes that various blood kinds don’t get along.

 

21. Franken Stein

frankenstien

Information
Title
Soul Eater
Genre
Action, Comedy
Type
TV
Episodes
51
Studios
Bones
Premiered
2008
Duration
23 minutes per episode

Franken Stein is an eccentric doctor who is obsessed with dissecting living beings. He has a twisted nature and loves inflicting pain on others. He has even dissected his own face and stitched it. That shows how obsessed he is about cutting things up. However, no matter how sadistic or twisted he appears, he’s still kind towards others. 

 

20. Rei Ryugazaki

rei

Information
Title
Free!
Genre
Sports
Type
TV
Episodes
12
Studios
Kyoto Animation
Premiered
2013
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Rei is a quiet and intelligent individual who loves beautiful things. He’s a true hard worker who also starts doubting himself occasionally. He loves track and field and later swimming, but is quite stiff and rigid while doing it. He had difficulty enjoying himself while swimming. Rei is truly a kind and good-natured individual. He often appears to be comical throughout the anime. 

 

19. Sakamoto

26. Haven't You Heard? I'm Sakamoto

Information
Title
Haven’t You Heard? I’m Sakamoto
Genre
Sports
Type
TV
Episodes
12
Studios
Studio Deen
Premiered
2016
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Sakamoto is a serious, calm and collected guy. He’s smart and naturally cool. He always knows what’s going around him and is also perceptive of others emotions. He appears to be cold but has a caring side to him as well. Other than that, Sakamoto is a handsome know-it-all who knows how to be the center of attention

 

18. Gowther

gowther

Information
Title
Seven Deadly Sins
Genre
Action, Fantasy
Type
TV
Episodes
24
Studios
A-1 Pictures
Premiered
2012
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Gowther appears to be an emotionless guy who speaks in a monotonous tone. He never shows any kind of emotion. This doesn’t mean he doesn’t care about others. He’s actually very kind and caring. Initially, he didn’t know how others felt about certain things. He couldn’t understand the true meaning of friendship. But gradually, he realized what that means and decided to prioritize them over himself. 

 

17. Maes Hughes

maes

Information
Title
Fullmetal Alchemist
Genre
Action, Adventure
Type
TV
Episodes
51
Studios
Bones
Premiered
2003
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Maes Hughes is a friendly and nice guy who greets everyone so kindly. He treats his subordinates well and actually values their opinions. He likes showing everyone a photo of her daughter and often brags about her. He loved his family a lot and would not tolerate anyone trying to hurt them. Overall, Maes is a very good-natured and kind guy. 

 

16. Leorio

leorio

Information
Title
Hunter x Hunter
Genre
Action, Adventure
Type
TV
Episodes
148
Studios
Madhouse
Premiered
2011
Duration
23 minutes per episode

Initially, Leorio appeared to be selfish and arrogant. He was shown to be obsessed with having money. However, in reality, he wanted to be a doctor in order to help poor people. This shows that Leorio is a good-natured guy. He can’t tolerate when people aren’t taking him seriously. Other than that, he prioritizes his friends over his goal. 

 

15. Rio Futaba

rio

Information
Title
Rascal Does not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai
Genre
Romance
Type
TV
Episodes
13
Studios
Bones
Premiered
2018
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Rio is an intelligent yet bold girl who’s mostly seen to be alone in her school’s lab. She can be very sarcastic and funny. She remains calm and composed all the time and her expressions rarely change. She might not show it but she cares deeply for her friends. 

 

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14. Midnight

Information
Title
My Hero Academia
Genre
Action
Type
TV
Episodes
113
Studios
Bones
Premiered
2016
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Midnight is a care-free and cheerful person who loves flirting with others. She also has a bad temper and will lash out on anyone who tries to annoy her. She’s quite sensitive about her age and doesn’t like to reveal it in front of anyone else. As a hero, she’s quite reliable and takes her job seriously. She cares deeply for her students and is always there for them no matter what. 

 

13. Sheele

sheele

Information
Title
Akame ga Kill
Genre
Action, Fantasy
Type
TV
Episodes
24
Studios
White Fox
Premiered
2014
Duration
23 minutes per episode

Sheels is shown to be a quiet and shy girl who is also very clumsy. She tends to lose her glasses a lot knowing very well that she can’t see without them. She’s extremely kind and caring towards her group. She helps them in various ways and is there for them all the time. However, her personality changes whenever she’s fighting. She becomes cold and ruthless while fighting her enemies and doesn’t hesitate killing anyone who poses a threat to her or her loved ones. 

 

12. Conan Edogawa

conan

Information
Title
Detective Conan
Genre
Comedy, Adventure
Type
TV
Episodes
Unknown
Studios
TMS Entertainment
Premiered
1996
Duration
25 minutes per episode

Conan is an intelligent young boy who absolutely loves Sherlock Holmes. He’s observant, intuitive and well-aware of his surroundings. However, he doesn’t really understand others’ feelings. In front of adults, he acts cute and childish as he wants to hide the fact that he has the mind of an adult. Other than that, Conan tends to get ushy and stubborn when he doesn’t get what he wants. 

 

11. Nishio Nishiki

nishio

Information
Title
Tokyo Ghoul: re
Genre
Action, Fantasy
Type
TV
Episodes
12
Studios
Pierrot
Premiered
2018
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Nishio is a smart but arrogant guy who tends to look down on others. He doesn’t trust others easily. He also uses foul language whenever he’s annoyed. Other than that, he appears to be loyal to his loved ones, especially Kimi. He’s shown to be extremely ruthless while he’s hunting ghouls. He doesn’t care about the lives of ghouls or humans. 

 

10. Tenya Ida

Information
Title
My Hero Academia
Genre
Action
Type
TV
Episodes
113
Studios
Bones
Premiered
2016
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Tenya Ida is a smart and reliable guy with natural leadership skills. He might appear to be unapproachable at first but is actually very friendly and kind. Tenya has a strong sense of justice and always wanted to become a hero just like his brother. He takes his responsibility as a hero seriously and is always there to help others. He’s shown to be passionate while addressing his classmates. Overall, Tenya truly is a good-natured guy. 

 

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9. Izumi Miyamura

miyamura

Information
Title
Horimiya
Genre
Romance
Type
TV
Episodes
13
Studios
CloverWorks
Premiered
2021
Duration
23 minutes per episode

Izumi is a quiet and socially awkward guy who is seen to be alone in the school all the time. He’s not an easy person to approach because of the dark vibe he has created around himself. However, after meeting Hori, he became friendly and started smiling often. He started caring for Hori and helped her with everything. In reality, Miyamura is a cool guy with tattoos when he’s outside of school but has to keep them hidden in the school. He’s insecure and has trouble communicating with others in the school. However, Hori changed his personality entirely. 

 

8. Mirai Kuriyama

mirai

Information
Title
Beyond the Boundary
Genre
Slice of Life, Fantasy
Type
TV
Episodes
12
Studios
Kyoto Animation
Premiered
2013
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Mirai Kuriyama is a socially awkward girl who is also very clumsy. Despite being introverted, she has to go out in the world to earn some money to support herself. The little confidence that she has is always shattered by the hate comments that she gets on her blog articles. She was insecure about fighting a Youmu and used to get scared of them. However, she eventually became confident in her combat skills. Mirai can’t lie and starts cleaning her glasses whenever she’s lying. Other than that, Mirai is a kind, caring and a good-natured girl. 

 

7. Kei Tsukishima

kei

Information
Title
Haikyuu
Genre
Sports
Type
TV
Episodes
85
Studios
Production I.G
Premiered
2014
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Tsukishima is a reserved but arrogant guy who tends to look down upon on others. He loves mocking others and his teammates are not very fond of him initially. In reality, Tsukishima has insecurities about the way he plays. His confidence and arrogance are just a facade to hide his true insecurities. However, Tsukishima does know how to work as a team and cares for his teammates as well. 

 

6. Yuuri Katsuki

yuuri

Information
Title
Yuri!!! On Ice
Genre
Sports
Type
TV
Episodes
12
Studios
MAPPA
Premiered
2016
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Yuuri Katsuki is a soft-hearted and polite boy who is determined to be a great figure skater. He becomes highly distressed whenever he’s failing. Yuuri is also a bit timid and avoids talking unnecessarily. He used to be awkward and insecure initially but grew confident when he came across Victor Nickiforov. He stopped being affected by anyone who tried to humiliate him as well. 

 

5. Saiki Kusou

saiki k

Information
Title
The Disastrous Life of Saiki K
Genre
Comedy, Supernatural
Type
TV
Episodes
120
Studios
J.C Staff
Premiered
2016
Duration
5 minutes per episode

As a child, Saiki was an energetic and mischievous boy. When he got to know about his powers, he started hiding from crowds and hated unwanted attention. He became quiet and never showed his true emotions. He appears to be boring to others and that way, he avoids them getting too close to him. Other than that, Saiki is a helpful guy who is willing to sacrifice his happiness and comfort for the sake of others. 

 

4. Kousei Arima

kousei

Information
Title
Your Lie in April
Genre
Slice of Life, Romance
Type
TV
Episodes
22
Studios
A-1 Pictures
Premiered
2014
Duration
22 minutes per episode

Kousei had always been a soft-spoken, gentle and obedient boy. He was extremely attached to his mother but after her death, Kousei became depressed and stopped playing the piano, which he was really good at. After meeting Kaori Miyazono, he started to change and became happier. He’s quite oblivious to the things going around him. He’s a kind-hearted and compassionate individual who feels for his friends and can’t see them in pain. He respects and adores Kaori a lot because she was the one who took him out of the dark. Overall, Kousei is a good-natured boy who cherishes his friends. 

 

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3. Zoe Hange

Information
Title
Attack on Titan
Genre
Action, Adventure
Type
TV
Episodes
86
Studios
Wit Studio
Premiered
2013
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Hange is an energetic, cheerful and free-spirited individual. Nobody knows about their gender so we’ll be referring to Hange as “them”. Hange appears to be calm and composed during combat and is a very capable fighter. They love doing experiments on titans but also feel compassion for them. They are a true genius, often helping others figure out things that they’re unable to understand. Hange is able to manipulate others easily and that had proven to be very helpful for their squad. They can appear to be a crack-head at times. 

 

2. Sosuke Aizen

aizen

Information
Title
Fairy Tail
Genre
Action, Adventure
Type
TV
Episodes
366
Studios
Pierrot
Premiered
2004
Duration
24 minutes per episode

Aizen appears to be a gentle and soft-spoken individual. He remains stoic all the time and never shows any type of distress on his face. Aizen used to be an ideal leader for his subordinates and they respected him a lot. However, Aizen had an entirely different personality than how he showed others. He’s manipulative and will use everyone in order to get what he wants. He’s extremely ambitious and will do anything to reach his goal. He likes playing mind games with others and intimidating them with his exceptional intelligence. Aizen plans everything beforehand and that is the secret of his successful tactics. 

 

1. Maki Zenin

maki

Information
Title
Jujutsu Kaisen
Genre
Action, Fantasy 
Type
TV
Episodes
24
Studios
MAPPA
Premiered
2020
Duration
23 minutes per episode

It would not be an exaggeration to say that currently, Maki Zenin is the most popular anime character with glasses. She’s bold, fearless and a total badass. She’s self-sufficient and never asks for anyone’s help. As Maki couldn’t see the curses, she was abandoned by her own clan. 

They treated her like crap. But Maki did not let herself down. She grew extremely strong and is proud of her fighting skills. 

She can appear to be cold and distant at times but she truly cares for Itadori and others. Maki is a bit impatient. She won’t tolerate any type of blunder and will lash out immediately. She also likes using force on others. 

 

Conclusion

rizeThat was it for our Top 30 Anime Characters with Glasses. Comment down below your favorite character from this list. We’ll come back with more recommendations blogs. See you in the next one!