There are a lot of great anime shows out there, and many of them feature amazing big brothers. Today, we’re going to be looking at the best anime big brothers out there. These are the brothers who always have their siblings’ backs, no matter what. They’re the ones who are always there for a heart-to-heart talk, and they’re always ready to lend a helping hand. From the kind and gentle big brothers to tough and protective ones, these are the best anime big brothers around.
10. Rei Sakuma, Ensemble Stars
Rei is the older brother of one of the main characters, Kaoru Sakuma, and is also the older brother of the protagonist, Teru Tendo. He is a second-year student at Yumenosaki Private Academy, a school for aspiring idols. He is the leader of the Knights, a group of idol students who are known for their powerful performances and tight-knit bond. Rei is known for his cool and aloof personality, he often comes across as distant and unapproachable, but he has a strong sense of responsibility and a deep love for music. He is also a skilled songwriter and is often seen working on new songs for the Knights. Rei demonstrated why he is the best big brother an anime character can get. He took care of his younger brother Eichi, helping him adjust to his new school and ensuring he is comfortable. Rei took Kaoru under his wing and thought him the basics of music. He took responsibility for Teru’s mistake, and he helped Haruka to overcome his fear of rejection. Matsuno
9. Osomatsu, Osomatsu-san
Matsuno Osomatsu is the eldest of the six Matsuno brothers and as such, he is the leader and protector of his younger siblings. Matsuno is a carefree, easygoing, and laid-back person, but he also demonstrates a strong sense of responsibility and dependability when it comes to looking after his brothers. His qualities, contribute to his portrayal as a good big brother figure in the Ensemble Stars universe. In episode 5 “Osomatsu and Karamatsu” he took the initiative and took care of his sick brother, Karamatsu, showing his caring nature towards his brothers. Rei took responsibility for Todomatsu’s mistake, showing his sense of responsibility and loyalty towards his brothers. He helped Ichimatsu to overcome his fear of rejection because he is a good listener and adviser. Rei also tried to help Jyushimatsu to find his passion, showing his ability to guide his brothers in their struggles.
8. Mitsuki Izumi, The English IDOLiSH7
Mitsuki is a talented and hardworking musician, a hardworking and dedicated person, who always puts the well-being of his family and his brothers first. He is a mentor and leader to his younger brother Tamaki, he shows a lot of patience and understanding towards Tamaki, and he always tries to give him the best advice possible. Mitsuki always makes sure that Tamaki is safe and happy. He helped his younger brother Riku overcome his fear of rejection; He helped his youngest brother Nagi reconcile with Tamaki and Riku.
7. Ichiro Yamad, Hypnosis Mic
Ichiro Yamada, also known as “Ramuda Amemura” is one of the twelve main characters of the multimedia franchise, Hypnosis Mic. He is the leader of the Ikebukuro Division and is known for his calm and composed demeanor. He is a skilled rapper, and his weapon of choice is his hypnosis mic. Ichiro is often seen as the most level-headed and strategic member of his team. He has a strong sense of justice, and he is also known for being very protective of his younger brother Jiro.
6. Shiba Tatsuya, The Irregular at Magic High School
The main protagonist of the anime is a powerful magician known as an “Irregular.” Tatsuya is a student at First High School, a prestigious school for magicians. Despite being known as an “Irregular,” Tatsuya is incredibly powerful and skilled in magic. He is able to perform complex spells with minimal effort and has a strong sense of morality, often using his powers to help his brothers. Tatsuya is highly intelligent and has a vast knowledge of magic, which he uses to help his classmates and friends. He is also a skilled engineer and has developed various magical devices and weapons.
5. Edward Elric, Fullmetal Alchemist
Edward Elric is renowned for his unparalleled alchemical prowess. He is an incredibly determined and driven individual, especially when it comes to finding a way to restore his younger brother Alphonse’s body. Aside from his bravery and courage, he is also regarded as a person who is willing to risk his own life to help others. Besides being highly skilled at alchemy, he also has a strong sense of morality and a desire to help others and make the world a better place. He uses it to solve problems and achieve his goals. Even if it means going against authority, he doesn’t hesitate to speak his mind and stand up for what he believes in. He’s popular for his ability to establish friendships easily which further adds to his role as an admirable big brother. His morality is strong, and he remains loyal to making things better.
4. Kamui, Gintama
As well as being a highly skilled and powerful samurai, Kamui has also been depicted as ruthless, cold, and a bit of a lone wolf. He is a member of the Yato tribe, a race of powerful and feared warriors known for their incredible strength and fighting abilities. He is the older brother of Kagura, one of the main characters of the series. Kamui is first introduced as the leader of the terrorist organization, the “Kyuubei Faction,” which seeks to overthrow the ruling government and establish a new order. He is ruthless and violent, he s also highly skilled in combat and is able to defeat multiple opponents at once. However, as the sword anime progresses, it is revealed that Kamui’s actions are motivated by a desire to protect his tribe and avenge his parent’s deaths. He also starts to develop a strong bond with his sister Kagura.
3. Itachi Uchiha, Naruto
Coming at number 3 on the best anime big brother list is Itachi Uchiha! The talented and formidable ninja. He is a complicated and enigmatic figure, with a strong sense of duty and devotion to his village and kin. Though he may have an icy demeanor, his concern and solicitude toward his younger brother Sasuke are indomitable. He wishes to guard him against the reality of their ancestry’s political strife, leading eventually to its downfall. His strong sense of responsibility and willingness to make difficult sacrifices for the sake of his village and brother are also known. He is also seen as a wise and intelligent individual who understands the world and the people around him.
2. Tanjiro Kamado, Demon Slayer
Tanjiro Kamado is a highly skilled sword-fighter and powerful demon hunter. He is the eldest of his remaining siblings, and after the loss of his parents and the turning of his sister Nezuko into a demon, he takes it upon himself to protect and care for his remaining family. He is also a strong leader, who is able to rally and inspire those around him to work together. Furthermore, he is known for his ability to connect with people, make friends and earn trust easily, which helps him in his journey. He is also incredibly patient and understanding with his sister, striving to make her feel loved and accepted despite her being a demon.
1. Portgas D. Ace, One Piece
Despite the fact that Luffy is not his biological brother, Ace sees him as a true brother and they have a very strong bond. Ace is known for his fierce and powerful fighting style, which is based on the use of fire powers. He is also known for his strong sense of loyalty and his deep bond with his adopted brother, Luffy. There are several examples of what makes him the best big brother in anime. Ace saved Luffy from the Rain Dinners, a group of powerful pirates who are trying to kill him. He fought s them off and helped Luffy escape. In the Marineford arc, Ace was captured by the Marines and sentenced to execution, but, once again, he was willing to sacrifice himself for Luffy’s safety. He fought against the Marines and other powerful pirates to protect Luffy and his friends, even though he knew that he couldn’t win. In the Wano arc (episodes 929- current) Ace joined the alliance to help Luffy and his friends to take down Kaido and the shogun of Wano, Orochi. He was often seen fighting alongside his brother and supporting him through the battles.