Top 14 Most Popular Anime Couples (Ranked)

Well, if you are a person who loves watching Anime, then you must also have the urge to know all the spheres including the anime couples that surrounds the genre of Anime.

Whether you want to know the best Anime or deep dive into your favorite anime characters, these are actions that are all justifiable as an Anime fan. MyAnimeGuru brings you an article on the topmost popular Anime couples that are well-known to the public up until now.

When it comes to the presence of romance, Anime tends to be delivering mind-blowing performances. It even goes beyond viewers’ expectations with perfectly matched couples or relationships in Anime, some of which are not even categorized in the Romance genre.  

This article will also help to make you aware of all the Anime couples that are present and are constantly admired and adored by many. So, without further ado let’s directly deep down the list of the top 10 best Anime couples.

List Of Best Anime Couples

Let’s start our list of the best anime couples of all time.

14.  Kousei Arima & Kaori Miyazono (Your lie in April)

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The first anime couple on our list is Kousei Arima and Kaori Miyazono. Kousei initially loved music but when he was forced to learn piano, he starts losing interest in music.
Suddenly, everything changes when Koari started showing up for playing piano, eventually making him love music again.

13. Yuzuki Tachibana & Tamahiko Shima (Taisho Maiden Fairy Tale)

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Well, a relationship that had rough beginnings and finally settles in the last is mostly expected by viewers. This pair stayed only engaged in the first season.

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Tamahiko’s father sent him to a rural home, where he meets Yuzuki, a girl bought to marry Tamahiko. They proceed further becoming the support system for each other, finally achieving the things they once desired.


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12. Light & Misa (Death Note)

Light & Misa (Death Note)

Although people might have some doubts about seeing this couple on the list, it is their disagreement in a relationship that makes this anime couple eligible to be on this list.

The troublesome nature that this couple has is what also makes this relationship the most unique. As the antagonist couple, they were certainly successful in shaking up the entire world.

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11. Himuro and Yukimura (Science fell in love, So I tried to prove it)

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This pair from “science fell in Love, So I Tried to prove it” tries to prioritize the involvement of science in a love relationship.

They both understand the feelings they have for each other, but the problem is to go the extra mile to prove their relationship through science undergoing a series of experiments.

10. Vegeta and Bulma (Dragon Ball)

Vegeta and Bulma (Dragon Ball)

This anime couple attempts of displaying interplanetary love, which is why it makes this couple more noticed among many.

The story tries to implement various elements in the relationship. Vegeta is an alien who ends up falling in love with Bulma, who seems to not much care about him initially.

9. Akio and Sanae Furukawa (Clannad)

Akio and Sanae Furukawa (Clannad)

This other anime couple from Clannad depicts the relationship of a happy married couple. The way how Akio ends up baking more bread because his wife bakes bread that was not edible most of the time shows us the mutual respect and understanding, they both had towards each other.

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8. Yuuri & Victor (Yuri On Ice)

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The relationship between the two brought in mixed feelings among the viewers but this pair went on to win the hearts of the audience. It deserves a position on this list.

They both help each other giving each other the confidence they need. Eventually, as time goes on, they realize that they need each other. This anime couple was also successful in representing an LGBTQ relationship that was special to many anime viewers.

7. Tadano & Komi (Komi can’t communicate)

Tadano & Komi (Komi can't communicate)

The relationship between Tadano and Komi in Komi can’t Communicate series was presented in such a manner, that it managed to win over the hearts of many viewers, and some considered this one of the best anime couples.

Tadano helped her while she was pursuing her desire of making a hundred friends. Tadano helped her in fighting anxiety. Komi develops feelings for Tadano and towards the end of the season, Tadano was also shown developing feelings for her.

6. Okabe and Makise Kurisu (Steins Gate)

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This anime couple from the Steins Gate series has proven that even with the presence of Science, travel, and mystery, the integration of romance can also be done admirably.

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Makise Kurisu is a scientist, who meets Okabe at a conference meet. They seem to disagree while working but later on develop feelings for each other as they spend their time together.

5. Minato and Kushina (Naruto)

Minato and Kushina (Naruto)

Although much is not shown about their relationship, the amount of love and appreciation this anime couple received from the audience was completely adorable.

This couple also portrays the Parental love that parents have towards their children. They were the parents of Uzumaki Naruto, who is the main lead character of the Naruto series. They both cared for Naruto very much that they even sacrificed their lives to save him.

4. Sawako Kuronuma and Shouta Kazehaya (Kimi ni Todoke)

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The next relationship comes from the Kimi ni Todoke series and many find it very interesting. Shouta’s relationship with Sawako was the main theme that made the series more engaging.

He fell in love with Sawako when he saw her for the first time. He began talking to her more frequently. Shouta really cared for her as he was really disturbed when she started avoiding her. He was happy when Sawako approved his apology upon confrontation.

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3. Naruto Uzumaki and Hinata Hyuga (Naruto).

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Yet another one of the best anime couples from the very famous Naruto Anime. Hinata was shown to have feelings for Naruto from the very beginning. Eventually, Naruto realized the feelings of Hinata as time progressed.

The relationship was not very much portrayed in the Anime. However, their relationship gained recognition after the screening of The Last: Naruto movie.

2. Subaru Natsuki and Emilia (Re: Zero)

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The relationship between Subaru Natsuki and Emilia is one of the main themes of Anime. These two characters blended in very well and are considered one of the best anime couples.

Subaru was initially transported into the new world. At the first meeting, Subaru was rescued by her and he immediately fell in love with her as she was the first to show him kindness in the new world.

As time progressed, he decided to devote his life to protecting Emilia. Later on in the series, Emilia was also shown developing feelings for him.

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1. Tomoya and Nagisa (Clannad)

Tomoya and Nagisa (Clannad)

This relationship between Tomoya and Nagisa one of the best anime couples from the Clannad series deserves to be on the top spot of our list. The way how Tomoya helped and encouraged Nagisa in reviving the drama club shows us the admiration they both had for each other.

When they tried reviving the drama club, they both become good friends, and soon that has grown into a closer relationship, leading them to finally develop feelings for each other.

With these, we have our list of top anime couples that are loved and admired by the audience. However, many other couples in the anime world deserve to be on this list.


So, finally, we completed looking at the list of the top 14 most popular anime couples. How these anime couples expressed and blended in with each other shows us the essence of how important love is in making the anime successful.

However, it is also to be noted that there are many other popular anime couples other than those mentioned in this article. Do let us know your favorite anime couples in the comments.

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If you want to read more about anime couples, then refer to this article “All Anime Couples | Anime Wiki | Fandom“.

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