Gothic culture is a popular culture worldwide. More and more people are gravitating toward this culture mostly because it looks dope. There have been multiple representations of gothic styled characters in various entertainment media given their popularity. In anime too we have seen characters whose design seem to have been inspired by this culture. So, why not take a look at list of best Gothic anime characters out there? The list includes gothic anime vampire and gothic anime princess. You can watch several of these gothic anime on Netflix, Hulu or Crunchyroll. Don’t forget to mention your favorite pick in the comments. Enjoy!
11. Nana Osaki, Nana
It is quite obvious why Nana Osaki is on this list right. Just look at her. Dark makeup, dark clothing, and cool looks. Do they not scream gothic to you? Nana Osaki is one of the main characters from the anime ‘Nana’. The anime falls in the drama category which puts many people off. But trust me even though it is drama it is fun and entertaining. The episodes are really well made and you slowly start caring about the characters. Nana Osaki is a punk rock singer, hence the getup. She is the lead singer of a band and aspires to become a famous singer one day. To pursue her dream she leaves her band and decides to move to Tokyo. Nana has a slender figure, short black hair, and large brown eyes. She is mostly seen in her makeup which consists of mascara, purple eyeshadow, and red lipstick. She is quite beautiful and her cool and brave personality will make you love her more and more.
10. Kurumi Tokisaki, Date A Live
As far as gothic look goes this girl, KurumiTokisaki, is really rocking it. Kurmi is the main antagonist of the comedy, harem, sci-fi anime series ‘Date A Live’. The series has a common setup like many harem anime. The protagonist needs to interact and establish a relationship with female characters to be able to achieve an important outcome. In this anime, there are spirits who are other-worldly beings and whose arrival on Earth cause Spacequake which results in huge destruction. There’s an anti-spirit taskforce created to exterminate them, the leader of which is the protagonist’s sister. But the protagonist wants to solve the problem without violence and learns that if he can make a spirit fall in love then they can be neutralized. Well.. you get the picture now. Kurumi is a spirit who has taken a liking towards Shidou, the protagonist. She has become obsessed with him. Kurumi has a split personality. One of her personalities is that of a nice school girl who talks slowly while the other is that of a psychopathic killer. The most prominent physical feature of her is that her eyes are of different color.
9. Misa Amane, Death Note