Top 5 Seiyuu Perfect for Male Protagonists [Japan Poll]

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What You Need to Know:

  • Voice actors here in Japan tend to be put into certain boxes when it comes to their roles. Some are the perfect princes, others make a great bad guy, and of course there are all-rounders. But who makes the best male protagonist?
  • In a recent poll, My Navi Student asked university students which seiyuu they felt fitted the image of an anime protagonist the best. The poll took place throughout September and received 139 answers in total.
  • So which seiyuu won the hearts of these Japanese fans? Let's get to the results and find out!

Top 5 Seiyuu Perfect for Male Protagonists


5. Yuki Kaji

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Reasons

  • He's got a lively voice fitting for a protagonist
  • I think he's got a really cool voice
  • He plays main characters quite a lot so he's just got that image
  • 4. Yoshitsugu Matsuoka

    mamo-kaji-sakurai-e1474445557553 Top 5 Seiyuu Perfect for Male Protagonists [Japan Poll]

    Reasons

  • He's got a distinct voice and has an energetic image, perfect for a main character
  • He plays a lot of righteous main characters and really popular characters
  • He actually plays a lot of protagonists
  • 3. Hiroshi Kamiya

    mamo-kaji-sakurai-e1474445557553 Top 5 Seiyuu Perfect for Male Protagonists [Japan Poll]

    Reasons

  • His voice is amazing
  • I really love his unique voice. I love the special feeling only he can create
  • He can play any kind of character
  • 2. Mamoru Miyano

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    Reasons

  • He played my favourite main character so now for me Miyano = Protag
  • I love him
  • He's got a seriously great voice
  • 1. Takahiro Sakurai

    mamo-kaji-sakurai-e1474445557553 Top 5 Seiyuu Perfect for Male Protagonists [Japan Poll]

    Reasons

  • His voice is really different and leaves a lasting impression on you
  • He's so easy to listen to
  • His voice has a sense of stability behind it
  • Source: My Navi


    mamo-kaji-sakurai-e1474445557553 Top 5 Seiyuu Perfect for Male Protagonists [Japan Poll]
    So much love for all of these seiyuu... I can't pick a favourite voice!
    mamo-kaji-sakurai-e1474445557553 Top 5 Seiyuu Perfect for Male Protagonists [Japan Poll]
    They do all make amazing main characters, too. All with their own different quirks and distinct voices!