What You Need to Know:
- When you think of the name Rin, which anime character first comes to mind? Rin is pretty common name in the anime world, but which one is the Japanese fan favourite?
- To find out, Akiba Souken held a poll from 8 October to 8 November, receiving 1794 votes in total. Note that they also included characters whose names include "Rin", not just those called Rin alone!
- So which Rin takes the crown to become the Rin of all Rins? Do you agree with the Japanese fans, or would you like to see some other anime Rins on this list? Let's find out!
Top 10 - Top 6
10. Kirin Morino (Koufuku Graffiti) / 71 votes
9. Kuririn (Dragon Ball) / 81 votes
8. Rin Toosaka (Fate/stay night) / 89 votes
7. Rin Tooyama (New Game!) / 95 votes
6. Rin Matsuoka (Free!) / 103 votes
Top 5 - Top 1
5. Rin Shibuya (The iDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls)
4. Rin Kaga (Usagi Drop)
3. Rin Suzunoki (Bakuon!!)
2. Kirin Toudou (Gakusen Toshi Asterisk)
1. Rin Hoshizora (Love Live!)
Source: Akiba Souken
Yess Rin from Free! got in! One of the only guys, too. Shame he couldn't make it into the top five, though...
Of course not, he's no competition for my idol girls! Rin Hoshizora all the way!!