Top 50 Cutest Anime Boys
Cutest anime boys we all had a crush on
Anime is extremely popular for its ability to cover a wide range of subjects for different types of audiences. It usually has a diverse storyline and well developed characters that you can’t find anywhere else.
While people watch it for its plot or art style, it is also no secret that one of the biggest criteria for choosing which anime to watch next is its cute anime boys! And there is also an anime boy for everyone’s type.
As all Otakus know, there are a lot of cute anime boys out there – too many, in fact. So to help you in your search, we’ve curated a list of the top 50 cutest anime boys who will melt your heart. You may like to check out our 50 Best Yaoi Manga after your tastebuds have been tantalised by the following boy images.
50 Cutest Anime Boys
50. Syo Kurusu
From: Uta no Prince-Sama
Syo Kurusu is a student of Saotome Academy and a member of ST☆RISH. Syo is a short boy with captivating blue eyes and starts our journey of the cutest anime boys.
He has light blond hair that is parted to the right with streaks of neon pink, and keeps the bangs out of his eyes with red bobby pins. To top it all off, his ears are pierced and his nails are all painted black. It is safe to say that this cute anime boys entry has a good sense of fashion!
Moreover, he always dresses eccentrically; he rarely wears clothes that normal people wear. With his upbeat energy, eccentric looks, and cute features, people often call him stylish and cute and he loathes it.
From: Black Cover
Yuno is the deuteragonist in the anime and has earned his place in our cute anime boys list. He grew up as an orphan under the care of a church, but later found out that he is the lost Prince from the Spade Kingdom’s House Grinberryall which was a former royal family.
Yuno has an average height with a lean figure. He has amber coloured eyes, and his face is framed by his messy black hair.
He is mainly seen wearing a pitch-black shirt with a high collar, long sleeves with brown leather, light brown pants cut below his knees, and a pair of brown belts that cross each other.
What further catches people’s eyes is his gold-coloured chain and a blue magic stone with a gold-coloured cross and four-pointed stars at each corner.
48. Takumi Usui
From: Maid Sama
Takumi is the main male protagonist of Maid Sama, and is known for being multi-talented and as the love interest of Misaki Ayuzawa.
Takumi is very tall and muscular for his age which is one of the reasons why he stands out in school. He has bright green eyes and spiky blond hair.
He is one of the most athletic male students in Seika High and is also the most popular among all the boys and girls. There was even a time in the anime where a huge contest was made just to win Takumi’s heart on Valentine’s Day!
When you begin watching Maid Sama, I’m fairly certain that he’ll win your heart, as well!
47. Satoru Gojo
From: Jujutsu Kaisen
Satoru is a special grade jujutsu sorcerer and a teacher at the Tokyo Jujutsu High. He is tremendously confident in his abilities and reputation as a powerful sorcerer, sometimes almost to a fault.
He is easily influenced by his own desire for power which makes him very arrogant.
He is extremely tall at 190cm, and often towers over his students. He is considered by many as an insanely attractive man, with his spiky white hair, bright blue eyes, and a signature black blindfold or a pair of dark sunglasses.
He frequently wears an all-black high-necked jacket with matching pants and dark dress boots.
46. Mikaela Hyakuya
From: Owari No Seraph
Together with Yoichi, Mikaela also deserves to be part of the list of the top 50 cutest anime boys!
Before the Apocalypse, he is an 8-year old human child with short, wavy blond hair, and blue eyes. People even often mistake him as a foreigner.
He is frequently in casual clothes, such as short jean shorts and a white hoodie over a collared shirt. Sometimes he changes things up by wearing an oversized jean jacket.
It’s impossible to resist the cuteness of this child!
45. Eren Jaeger
From: Attack on Titan
Eren was a former member of the Survey Corps, and is the hero in the anime. He used to live in Shiganshina District together with his parents until the fall of Wall Maria, where he witnessed his mother getting eaten by a Titan.
It’s undeniable that Eren is appealing. It is somehow bittersweet that he resembles his mother’s long, rounded face and large, expressive grey eyes.
Upon transforming into the Attack Titan, his appearance drastically transformed. He now has an angular face, hooked nose, more sunken eyes, and jagged mouth which makes it tough to understand what he is trying to say.
From: Tower of Druaga
There are many chances to see Jill’s cute face, as he is the main protagonist of the anime series The Tower of Druaga: The Aegis of Uruk and The Tower of Druaga: The Sword of Uruk.
In the anime, he is a 16 year old adventurer whose dream is to reach the top of the Tower of Druaga. As a dreamer, he is extremely strong willed, determined, and competitive.
He has a short stature, and is often seen wearing his armour. He looks extremely adorable with blush hair that is spiked in someplace.
Jill has a physical resilience of ridiculous proportions, which has been proven multiple times whenever he gets into crazy crowd fights where he always ends up as the winner, but despite his defensive and strong exterior, some fans often say that he looks like a cute pokemon!
43. Gon Freecs
Another cute boy from the HunterxHunter is Gon Freecs. He is a Rookie Hunter and the son of Ging Freecs.
Gon loves to go on long adventures. He is also athletic, unsophisticated, and friendly which draws a lot of people toward him.
Gon also has his flaws, like being bad at math, having a temple, and being extremely impulsive. These flaws often lead him to undesirable situations.
Gon has a strong fondness for the colour green, and it’s very obvious with his appearance. He has long spiky black green tipped hair and big, light-brown eyes.
He always supports a green jacket with reddish edges covering a black or white tank top underneath, green short shorts, and green boots.
42. Killua Zoldyck
Another anime cutie who was once every child’s crush is Killua of HunterxHunter. He is the third child of Silva and Kikyo Zoldyck and the heir of the Zoldyck Family.
His journey started when he ran away from home to become a Rookie Hunter.
Killua is prominent for his very spiky silver hair, pale skin, and amazing blue eyes. Another cute thing about him is his eyes’ ability to change shape depending on his mood; it’s usually narrow and sharp when he’s in an assassination mode.
He was fairly lean at the start of the journey, but he grew more muscular and toned after all his adventures. He is such a cute character to watch out for, especially when he is holding his skateboard!
41. Rin Okumura
From: Blue Exorcist
If you like anime boys with a little bit of a bad side, then Rin is perfect for you!
Rin Okumura is the son of Satan and the fraternal brother of Yukio Okumura. He is studying as an Exwire at True Cross Academy, where he dreams to become a Knight Meister then defeat his biological father, Satan.
True to his bad boy persona, he has messy, dark blue hair that sweeps down on his very pale skin. His dark blue hair is complemented by his intense blue eyes, which makes him so dreamy, but Rin is not like any human beings, he also has prominent canine teeth, slightly pointed ears, and a long, black, furry tail.
Despite having Satan as his dad, RIn is very empathic, supportive, and kind hearted. He exhausts all efforts to support and help his friends, in any way he can.
The extreme contrast between his demon-like appearance and angel-like personality qualifies him to be part of the cute anime boys list! I’m sure everyone loves a boy who’s a rebel on the outside and a softie on the inside.
40. Yashiro Isana
From: K Project
Yashiro is the anime boys school joker who goes around asking for people’s food. He is friendly, charismatic, respectful, and well liked, which means he probably gets free food all the time!
He is a teen with an average height, topped with a shoulder length messy, grey hair, and has dazzling amber-coloured eyes.
He goes to Ashinaka High school, so you will often see him in a long-sleeved white shirt, a red ribbon tied around his neck, a black jacket, and matching pants rolled up above his ankles.
He also weirdly wears no socks under his brown shoes. At one point in the anime, he gains possession of a Japanese red parasol and this is one of his signature fashion items.
If you want to watch an anime based in high school with an element of murder mystery, watch K Project and see how and why our handsome Yashiro is in the middle of an investigation.
Yato is a textbook definition of an egocentric. He is one of the main three main protagonists of the anime boys, and his ultimate dream is to become a famous god who everyone worships.
He can be very mischievous, rough, and unpredictable. Additionally, he is also extremely materialistic; he daydreams of being a very successful God with shrines full of luxury.
Appearance wise, Yato is very cute and attractive. He is tall at 173cm and has dark purple hair. In contrast to his dark hair, he has a pair of very light blue eyes with small, round pupils.
Sometimes when he is serious or angry, his pupils become so narrow that he looks like a cat!
Yato is usually adorned with a navy tracksuit with a small golden crown on the right side and a pair of brown boots. And his fashion staple is ‘fluffy fluff scarf’, his faded blue scarf, with tears along his neck.
38. Kaname Sudo
From: Darwin’s Game
Kaname Sudo is a high school student and the main protagonist of Darwin’s Game. As one of our top 50 anime boys, he is famous for being the leader of the Sunset Ravens clan.
As a leader, he has great willpower, good decision making abilities, strong determination, and a critical thinker.
More than his admirable qualities, he is also a winner in the looks department. He has short black hair, and hypnotising brown eyes. He is usually seen wearing a red shirt, white hooded jacket, and jeans.
There really is no need for him to fashion up, since his looks and aura alone make him stand out from the crowd.
37. Renn Kanagi
From: Stigma of the Wind
Ren is a skilled En-jutsushi and a user of the Golden Flame, and has an older brother named Kazuma Yagami. He has an unimaginable admiration and love for his brother, which is heartwarming to watch.
He is one of the more handsome young anime boys. His face is adorned with sea green eyes and creamy blond hair which part way at the centre.
He is always found wearing either his dark blue gakuran or his pink duffle coat over his brown turtle neck top, pale blue jeans, and azure sneakers.
36. Nagisa Shiota
From: Assassination Classroom
Nagisa Shiota is a student in Korosensei’s 3-E of Kunugigaoka Junior High School. He is the main protagonist and main narrator of Assassination Classroom.
As an assassin and one of our anime boys, he is naturally calm, collected, observant, and friendly. He is also noticeably shy and reserved, as compared to his other classmates.
Nagisa has a very petite frame, with very long, blue hair and rare azure eyes. He keeps his hair in a long ponytail at first, until another character styled it in two pigtails.
It looks so much better on him! Nagisa is famous for his androgynous appearance, which makes him famous of boys and girls alike. Nagisa is a testament that assassins can be cute, as well (in anime, at least).
35. Tanjiro Kamado
From: Demon Slayer
Tanjiro is the hero in the anime Demon Slayer: Kimetsy no Yaiba, and one of our top anime boys. He joined the Demon Slayer Corps in order to find a way to turn his sister back into a human, hunt down and kill demons, and defeat Muzan Kibutsuji who is the King of Demons.
Tanjiro is unquestionably part of our list with his average height, fairly tanned skin, and an athletic and muscular figure. He has tousled, black hair with burgundy tips which is always combed back to expose his forehead.
Tanjiro also has one of the most unique pairs of eyes– wise, dark red eyes with white pupils that appear lighter around the lower part of his irises.
Tanjiro always wears a warm yet solemn smile. He is known for being kind, gentle, and compassionate. Aside from these, he is also very goal oriented and strong willed.
34. Kaoru Matsutake
From: Mirmo de Pon
Kaouru was everyone’s childhood crush as one of our top anime boys, at one point. He is extravagantly rich, attractive, and popular which makes a lot of women fall for him which he hates.
He has long, dark blue green hair with big black eyes. You’ll always see him wearing his black polo with red tie, and very light green pants.
His personality is what makes him part of the list. He has a playful attitude and would do anything for people, especially for Kaede, the girl he’s courting.
In the season finale, he finally managed to propose to Kaede, but, unfortunately, she turned him down. While his story line ended on a bad note, his character development was still so adorable to watch!
33. Yoichi Saotome
From: Owari no Seraph
Yoichi is one of the main deuteragonists anime boys in the Seraph of the End anime. His main objective in life is get revenge for the death of his older sister, Tomoe, and become a member of the Japanese Imperial Demon Army.
Let this not fool you, because Yoichi is one of the most optimistic and kindest characters in the history of anime. His sweet and caring personality will make you want to take him home and cuddle him up with warm hugs!
Yoichi has an average height and slender frame, with dark brown large and extremely captivating big, dark green eyes. He usually wears his school uniform, which is a grey with light blue design gakuran.
Yoichi is such a cute and lovable character, and it surely is reflective of the entire anime!
32. Nai Muhinyi
Nai is one of the main anime boys characters of the Anime Karneval. He is actually a rare animal known as a Niji.
He is one of the first characters to appear in the story where he meets Gareki, and the anime revolves around their journey together.
He is a small boy, with a thin frame, round face, big scarlet eyes, pale tone, short white hair, and two lavender spikes from his hair sticking out above his ears. Yes, Nai is an albino.
His personality also complements his simple and innocent appearance; he is known to be kind, innocent, and naive.
He is also often confused in the anime, needing to rely on others just to accomplish simple things. His innocence towards the world is so cute and light-hearted, so go watch Karneval if you want a feel good anime!
31. Tomoya Okazaki
Tomoya is a junior anime boys student in high school. He is infamous at school for being a delinquent and he is also feared by most of his schoolmates.
He is often rebellious since he resents his town Hikarizaka due to a series of unfortunate events that happened there.
Tomoya has an average height of 173 cm (5’8”) and a weight of 61kg (134lbs). He supports short, dark-blue hair and has a pair of equal dark-blue eyes.
Despite being known as a rebel, he still religiously wears his school uniform properly which is a yellow jacket uniform over a white dress shirt and red necktie, blue trousers, and brown shoes.
Just look up the series, and I’m sure you’ll fall for him, as well!
30. Alois Trancy
Kuroshitsuji is truly known for its mysterious and cute anime boys characters, and Alois Tracy is one of them! He is the head of the Trancy household, much like Ciel.
Alice is a teenage boy with piercing icy blue eyes, platinum blonde hair, and a long slender figure. He is known for the cowlick curls to the left of his face.
As the head of his household, he usually wears a long, plum purple frock coat, a forest green waistcoat with vertical black stripes with a black back, long black stockings, knee-high brown high heel boots with purple laces, and a charcoal ribbon tied in a large bow around his neck.
His is also seen with an ornate gold ring encrusted with diamonds with a large ruby in the middle.
Indeed, everything about this boy exudes elegance! He is also generally cheerful, which is a plus point in the cuteness factor.
From: Made in Abyss: Dawn of the Deep Soul
Reg has an appearance of a cute little boy you would want to constantly squish, despite being a robotic being! He does not know much about his past and himself, so Riko named him after his dog.
Reg has an artificial anime boys body, which possibly makes him completely immune to the Curse of the Abyss.
Reg is so loveable with his light brown skin and dark hair. He is always wearing a metal helmet with two asymmetrical protruding horns and a glass lens on the front.
What makes him bewitching is his deviant physical appearance: slightly pointed ear, piercing yellow eyes, catlike pupils, vertical slits, and small and grey eyebrows.
He is bashful, naive, and unassertive. When you see him in the anime, you’ll see him blushing easily or crying over the littlest things.
28. Naruto Uzamaki
From: Naruto: Shippuden
Naruto: Shippuden will not be able to achieve its ginormous following if not for its main protagonist, our anime boys Naruto Uzamaki.
Naruto is a shinobi of Konohagakure’s Uzumaki clan. He later became the jinchuriki of the Nine-Tails on his birthday.
Naruto has a very comical personality which makes him so entertaining to watch! He is said to be boisterous, exuberant, and unconventional. According to Jiraiya, one of Konohagakure’s Sannin, Naruto mightily looks like his dad, with his yellow-blond, spiky hair and blue eyes.
On the other hand, he inherited his mother’s eyes and face. He is also renowned for the three whisker markings on his cheeks and his outfit which consists of an orange and blue jacket with a white collar, orange pants, blue sandals, and a blue forehead protector.
27. Nagisa Hazuki
Nagisa is the star of the anime series Free! and one of our top anime boys, where he is a breaststroke swimmer for the Iwatobi High School Swim Club and a junior student at Iwatobi High School.
He is a young man with an average build with well developed muscles, especially his calves! He has a wavy body.
Honey blond hair and magenta eyes. He usually wears his school’s fall and winter school uniforms which consist of light brown trousers, white shirt with red necktie, tan sweater, dark grey unbuttoned blazer, and a pair of black shoes.
Nagisa is irresistibly charming with his cheerful and straightforward demeanour. He also has a rebellious and pushy side, especially on matters that really interest him.
26. Saika Totsuka
From: My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU
Totsuka is everyone’s ideal anime boys man in high school. He is the President of the school’s tennis club, captain of the red team in the Bo-Taishi event, and he was even an actor in his school’s yaoi play.
To top it all off, he is also incredibly pretty.
Totsuka is often mistaken as a female, with his soft and feminine appearance. He has short almost-silver hair, large blue eyes, and a complementary light skin tone.
Totsuka is loved by many, especially with his soft and kind demeanour. As compared to other high school students who thrive in drama, he is peaceful and tries his best to avoid conflict.
25. Zeref Dragneel
From: Fairy Tail
Zeref is already 400 years old, and was considered to be the strongest, most evil Mage of all time who possesses extremely dangerous and powerful magic.
Despite being 400 years old, he still looks like an adorable handsome teenage anime boys. Zered is known for his short dark black hair, and his distinct sharp canines.
He is often clothed with high-collared red/black and tan robes with gold trim. On top of this is his large, flowing white toga always draped around his torso and a pendant, which he cherishes very much.
Zeref is mysterious, evil, deadly, and highly captivating, especially for people who like bad boys! His life, especially his past, is a bit tragic so it just makes you want to give him a warm hug and comforting words.
24. Edward Elric
From: Fullmetal Alchemist
While the anime gave us a lot of moments to cry about, one can’t deny the cuteness and cheerfulness of anime boys Edward Elric! Ed is one of the main characters of the anime, together with his younger brother Alphonse Elric.
Ed has already lost his right arm and left leg due to a failed Human Transmutation attempt. He is also very short for his age at only 149 cm or 4’11”.
He usually wears his long, golden blond hair, which he usually ties in a braid or a ponytail. He has a pair of galvanic gold eyes, which signifies his Xerxesian ancestry. His childish, immature, and brattish attitudes are really evident to the show.
He also acts like a loose cannon and always makes crazy antics, which makes him so adorable!
From: Tegami Bachi
One more of our cute anime boys from the Tegami Bachi anime is the vengeful Zazie Winters! Zazie is a Letter Bee who works for the Bee Hive.
He has ebony black hair and hazel brown eyes with cat-like pupils. Tegami also has a cluster of hair in the centre of his forehead and usually wears his hat backwards. He also seems more feline than other letter bees, as his canines appear sharper.
While he is noticeably shorter than the other characters, he is still pretty cute!
22. Yuichiro Hyajuya
From: Owari no Seraph
Yuichiro is the main protagonist in the anime Owari no Seraph and a great entry in our top 50 anime boys. He was taken to an underground vampire city right after the world collapsed, and his story revolves around trying to escape with Mikaela Hyakuya and the rest of his orphanage family.
Yuichiro has messy, black hair and sharp green eyes. He always wears his standard soldier uniform with a pair of white gloves. Due to his history, he was initially moody and antisocial. He was able to open up though and trust the people around him, and his sense of humour finally came out.
He is also extremely hot-headed which weirdly adds to his charm!
21. Yuki Sohma
From: Fruits Basket
Yuki is one of the deuteragonists of the anime series. He is known by his classmates as the anime boys “Prince Charming, mainly because he is attractive, reserved, and very accomplished as compared to his peers.
Not just in the Fruit Basket fandom, he also has a fan club at school named Prince Yuki Fan Club, which is a proof of his top-notch beauty
He is a teenage boy with a slim figure, average build and height, and fair skin. He is popularly known in school for his feminine and prince-like appearance.
He is gifted with a pari of light-grey eyes and a straight, dark-grey hair that reaches his nape. His face is also framed with two longer strands of his bangs which hang loose down to his lower-chin
Despite being the most popular and handsome boy at school, Yuki is naturally reserved with low self-esteem. He is not all looks, however, since he is also multi-talented.
His cute face together with his shy demeanour make him one of the cutest and most adorable anime boys out there.
From: Gakuen Alice
Luca Nogi is Natsume’s best friend in Gakuen Alice and is number 20 of our anime boys. He is endearingly called by his friends as Ruka-Pyon, because he always carries his white cute rabbit.
Luca has some French-like physical qualities due to his mom’s French heritage.
He has light blonde hair that parts in the middle, a pair of river blue eyes, and a light complexion. He is always seen wearing his elementary school’s standard uniform: black jacket, white collar, red bow tie.
Luca is a very refreshing character in the anime as he is the exact opposite to his best friend. He is nicer, warmer, and more pleasant to people, as compared to Natsume.
19. Near River
From: Death Note
Near is raised in Wammy’s House-Watari’s orphanage for gifted anime boys children in Winchester, England.
He has a very childish appearance, but in reality, he is very intelligent. He has a knack of solving complex problems, investigations, and solving puzzles. I’m sure genius boys are cute in everyone’s dictionaries!
He is a young, slender, petite, and fair skinned boy. With grey eyes and short, shaggy platinum blonde hair, it’s impossible not to fall for him! He is always wearing a white, long-sleeved pyjama top and white pyjama pants.
His affinity for the colour white really doesn’t fit with the theme of the anime, but it all works out perfectly in the end!
From: Hellsing Ultimate
While Schrodinger might not be everyone’s cup of tea as an amine boys entry, he is definitely a cutie for niche groups! He takes the appearance of a 14 year old boy (although he is way older than this) who has cat ears and wears a perpetual smirk.
Due to his feline characteristics, there are times when he is seen with a tail (in the OVA series) while sometimes he does not have any.
He was a member of the Millenium forces, and held the rank of Oberscharfuhrer (warrant officer) of the Millenium military of Werewolf.
While his job might sound so serious, he is actually an extremely comical and lighthearted character. He is playful and childlike, and loves to pull pranks among his comrades.
Try out Hellsing Ultimate and watch Schrodinger’s crazy antics!
17. Kyoya Shinomiya
Kyoya Shinomiya, “Kyoro”, is the main protagonist in the anime, and is also the secondary anime boys character in GJ-Bu Chuto Bu.
Upon starting high school, he got kidnapped into joining a school club. He is the sole male member of the club, which makes him the usual target of the girls’ teasing, frustration, and even affection.
Kyoro has the appearance of a young adorable teen, with his 162cm height, brown hair with ahoge, and dark purple eyes. Yes, his eyes are slightly tareme and are actually dark purple!
He has a natural allure that attracts the opposite sex; he can make their heart beat just by using less formal speech or even by brushing their hair.
16. Conan Edogawa
From: Detective Conan
Conan is one of the most famous anime boys characters, with his cute small frame and an intelligent mind. Conan appears to be a sex or seven year old after being exposed to a prototype poison called APTX 4869.
He has been forced to take this poison by two men in black who were later revealed to be members of the Black Organisation.
Conan is such a cute and adorable child! He has messy, dark brown hair, and big blue eyes framed by his larder glasses.
His outfit often consists of a blue razor with a single button and a pair of shorts, red trainers, white socks, and a red bowtie. He is literally an old soul trapped in a cute boy’s body.
If you wanna see Conan’s cuteness and watch his adventures, make sure to put Detective Conan on your list!
From: Vampire Knight
Hanabusa Aidou from Vampire Knight is nicknamed “Idol” by the Day Class girls and certainly earns his place in our anime boys list. He is the heir of the Aido family and is an Aristocrat vampire who has the ability to freeze matter.
Hanabusa literally looks like a model from another planet. He is a fairly tall, lean, and fit young man. He captivates people with his golden-brown hair and electric blue eyes.
He catches the interest of everyone not just because of his looks, but he is very extroverted, charismatic, friendly, and cheerful, as well. He is aware of his charming looks and his high social standing, so you will see him often flirting with girls, mostly with the Day Class students.
Yukine’s real name is Haruki Tajima. He is one of our anime boys and the main protagonists in the anime.
In his human form, Yukine has one of the freshest faces in anime, with his mesmerising red-orange eyes, shoulder length blond hair, and small stature. In fact, his height is only 147.4 cm (or 4’10”), yet he still looks shorter than this which makes him all the more adorable!
He often wears a blue hoodie, loose grey jeans, and a teal patterned knit cap.
Despite his outwardly adorable and calm demeanour, Yukine has a very dark past that has made him cold and cruel. Give Narogami a chance and find out more about the life of Yukine!
13. Kou Tanaka
From: Ao Haru Ride
Kou Tanaka was formerly known as Kou Mabuchi, before he changed his family name back to Tanaka as one of our anime boys. He is the main protagonist in the series, and he is currently a sophomore at school.
Kou has a very western physical appearance, with his fluffy ebony black hair and sharp light brown eyes. He is also very tall with a height of 176cm or 5’9”.
He was more innocent back in middle school, but once he grew older, he became more mature and serious. He usually wears a straight face, with no visible or identifiable expression. It’s also very rare to see him laugh in the anime, but when he does, it’s very energetic and warming.
As he gained more friends and learned to trust more people, Kou lightened up more and became a happier person, in general.
12. Mikoto Mikoshiba
From: Gekkan Shouju Nozaki-kun
Mikoto Mikoshiba, Mikorin, is one of the heroes of the series and definitely one of our cute anime boys. He is one of Umetarou Nozaki’s assistants and the best friend/classmate of Yuu Kashima.
What is cute about Mikorin? He has fire-red hair that swept to the right side, fiercely red eyes, and scarlet studs on both of his ears.
He usually wears an unbuttoned Roman Academy uniform over his usual orange t-shirt, and when not in school, he likes to dress fashionably with flashy clothes. Due to this, he attracts the attention of both girls and boys.
He is always seen flirting with girls shamelessly and confidently, but on the inside he cringes on his actions and words. He is actually pretty reserved and timid, contrary to what he is portraying to the public.
Watching Mikorin’s “tsudenre” attitude is so cute to see!
11. Ilyusha Krat
From: 07 Ghosts
Ilyusha Krat, Labrador, is one of the protagonists of both the 07-ghost manga and anime boys series. He is the Bishop of the Barsburg Church located in District 7, where he protects the citizens by removing Verloren’s messengers.
There is no rule that bishops can’t be cute, right? More than being cute, Labrador is exceptionally attractive.
While he is the smallest among the three main bishops, he still stands tall with a height of 170cm. He also has a boyish and slender body type. Labrador’s face is very boyish and youthful, with an almost perfect round nose, small mouth with full lips, extremely large dark purple eyes, and dark eyelashes.
His hair is also always wavy and messy, which seems so irresistible to touch!
10. Yukito Tsukishiro
From: Cardcaptor Sakura
Yukito is the humanoid alter-ego of Yue, the second and last Guardian of the 54 Sakura Cards and their young new mistress.
He is known for his large circular glasses which frame his dazzling brown anime boys eyes and his grey parted hair. This gives him an intelligent and boy next door appearance that makes a lot of people swoon over him.
Aside from his near perfect appearance, what makes him truly stand out are his talents and his kind and gentle nature. He plays sports, cooks, bakes, and he’s basically a jack of all trades.
What else can you ask for? But despite him being a total heart throb at school, he only has his eyes on Touya Kinomoto, his girlfriend.
Take a stroll down memory lane and re/watch Cardcaptor Sakura to catch a glimpse of Yukito!
9. Keiichi Shimizu
From: La Corda d’Oro
At one point of any millenial/gen z’s childhood life, they have had a crush on anime boys Keiichi from La Corda d’Oro. Keiichi is a freshman cellist in the music department, and is infamous for being a sleepy handsome boy and a cello prodigy.
As a prodigy, he is the youngest male contender who follows no one but himself. It is very endearing to see him sleep all the time, and be in a semi-confused and dazed state if and when awake.
Despite being in a literally loud department, he speaks very softly and gently.
If you love music, manga, and cute boys, definitely search for La Corda d’Oro!
8. Shoyo Hinata
Haikyuu!! Is one of the latest crazes lately. It’s known for its light story plot, but also with its cute anime boys main protagonist, Shoyo Hinata. He is a student at Karuso High and one of the school volleyball team’s middle blockers.
Hinata is such a charming character with his overly enthusiastic personality. He is excited for almost everything, which often leads him to making very impulsive judgments.
What makes him more adorable is his unruly, orange hair, and brown eyes.
When you watch Haikyuu!!, don’t forget to cheer for number 10, Hinata’s jersey number!
7. Levi Ackerman
From: Attack on Titan
Levi Ackerman is more famously known as Captain Levi. He is the anime boys squad captain of the Special Operations Squad within the Survey Corps. He is also famous for being the strongest soldier of all time.
Despite his serious role as the captain, Levi has a surprisingly youthful appearance. He is relatively short with a height of 160cm, but his body is extremely muscular due to the nature of his work.
He has short, straight black hair that is styled in an undercut curtain. He also often looks scary with his narrow, threatening dull grey eyes with heavy eye bags.
As compared to the other anime boys, Levi likes to live remotely. He is often perceived as a cold, emotionless, and harsh person. On the bright side, he has a hefty sense of morality and empathy.
He puts a premium on saving other people’s lives, even if it sometimes means sacrificing his own.
If you’re looking for a moody guy with a strong sense of morality, then you should give Levi a strong chance!
Aladdin’s anime boys appearance truly stands out from the rest. He has a very short and small figure, with long cobalt blue hair and bangs that fan out over his face.
Like the typical Aladin, he always wears a small open vest and white, puffy Arabian pants with no shoes on. His entire torso is also wrapped up with bandages.
Aside from his out of this world appearance, Aladdin also has a very cute personality. He is insanely cheerful and kind, which makes people instantly love him. Additionally, he is an outgoing person and loves going out on long journeys to try out new things and to meet new people.
As the cherry on top, he is wise and clever beyond his years. What’s more to ask?
5. Momiji Sohma
From: Fruit Basket
Momiji may not be the anime boys main character in the Fruit Basket, but he recurs enough to get noticed. Plus, his looks make him stand out from the rest!
Momiji is half-Japanese and half-German, from his father and mother’s side respectively.
At the start of the series, he is portrayed as a very cute short boy with wavy blonde hair and messy bangs that
perfectly fit his face. He also has a pair of round light-brown gold (ish) eyes. Once he transitioned to sophomore year, his appearance also matured.
From a cute short boy, he transformed into a dashing and tall man, to the point that his peers weren’t able to recognise him at first.
Even with the growth spurt and manlier appearance, Momiji is the same bubbly, cheerful, and fun-loving boy everyone knows. He remains to be extremely affectionate, caring, and helpful to everyone, especially to his closest friends.
4. Tadase Hotori
From: Shugo Chara
Tadase is one of the main characters of the anime and a very cute anime boys entry. He is the leader of the Guardians, known as the “King’s Chair”. He is very ambitious, and aims to be the king of his small world.
He is characterised by his short blond hair with a thin ahog, and on the side of his face is a single strand of hair that protrudes a little. He is graced with a pair of big, red-velvet, and almost mahogany-like eyes.
Due to these very obvious attractive features, a lot of people line up to confess their feelings for him.
He is not your typical cut anime boy, however, because his personality is not always pleasing. On the outside, he is your usual cute, timid, nice, and caring anime boy.
Even when multiple girls line up for him, he doesn’t gloat about it and tries his best to reject them kindly. On the opposite end of the spectrum, he is also a tyrannical maniac who wants to be the king of the world, at all costs.
Indeed, Tadase is not just a cute boy, but his life and personality are very intriguing, as well. Watch Shugo Chara to know more about him!
3. Ciel Phantomhive
From: Kuroshitsuji (Black Butler)
Ciel is not one of your ordinary cute anime boys with a very light and lovely appearance. In fact, he is the opposite of this, yet he is still part of our cute list.
Earl Ciel Phantomhive is the head of the Phantomhive house, and he is often with Sebastian Michaelis, his demon butler.
He is an extremely short teenager, with graying blue-black hair and profound peacock-blue eyes. He often wears an extensive and lavish wardrobe to exude his noble standing.
His face is adorned with a black eye-patch made of gauze with a single cord over his right eye.
While all of these characteristics may make him seem like a distasteful boy, he is actually very sensitive and caring for the ones he loves the most.
He gives his best effort to protect and help them, and that may be the cutest and heart warming things of all.
2. Lag Seeing
From: Letter Bee or Tegami Bachi
Lag Seeing is the epitome of cute anime boys. There is no mistake that he is one of the cutest anime boys out there. He is the main protagonist and is a Letter Bee.
Lag is a fairly short boy, with ghost white hair, and a single purple eye. His other eye, on the other hand, contains a piece of red Spirit Amber containing a Spirit Insect.
He often wears his ghost white hair over the eye as a makeshift eye-patch. Lag does not only have an endearing physical appearance, but he is also an amiable, soft, and kind character, which makes him more perfect.
He makes sure that he gets to help people, as much as he can, because he cares deeply about them. What he values most in life are the friendships and bonds he has forged throughout the years.
1. Mitsukuni Haninozuka
From: Ouran HighSchool Host Club
We are now down the list to the cutest anime boys of all time, and it’s no doubt that Honey wins the spot!
Mitsukuni Haninozuka is popularly known as Honey/Hunny/Hani. True to his nickname, he is truly sweet, child-like, and cute. It is so entertaining to watch him indulge in his favourite sweets constantly and witness his perpetual optimism.
On top of all these cuteness, he also always has his stuffed bunny named Usa-chan in hand, since it was personally made for him by his late grandmother.
Honey is extremely short (actual height is 148cm or 4’10”) with a babyish face. He has short honey-blond hair and also honey-gold coloured eyes! While he may seem slow and dimwitted due to his childishness, Honey is actually extremely smart and clever.
He also has a knack in predicting what a person is feeling or when a person has feelings for another.