What You Need to Know:
- Whether it's the sexy samurai trope that seems to follow them around or the fact that you could play hairdresser for hours with them, there's just something super appealing about guys with long hair in anime.
- We've made our own top ten which you can see below, but which lads with longer locks are the most popular with Japanese anime fans? Goo Ranking held an online poll from July 6 to 20 to find out.
- Did your favourite long-haired anime boys make the top ten in Japan? Which list do you agree with more, theirs or ours? Find out below!
Top 10 - Top 6
10. Yuu Kanda (D.Gray-man) / 94 votes
9. Byakuya Kuchiki (Bleach)/ 95 votes
8. Edward Elric (Fullmetal Alchemist) / 115 votes
7. Toki (Hokuto no Ken) / 172 votes
6. Kurama (Yuu☆Yuu☆Hakusho) / 183 votes
Top 5 - Top 1
5. Inuyasha (InuYasha)
4. Howl (Howl's Moving Castle)
3. Koutaro Katsura (Gintama)
2. Goemon Ishikawa (Lupin III)
1. Kenshin Himura (Rurouni Kenshin)
Source: Goo Ranking
Well it seems fans everywhere agree that Kenshin is the best long-haired anime boy around!
Who could disagree with that? But all the guys on this list are from pretty old anime... We picked some newer boys - and with good reason!