June 2nd is the day of betrayal.
It was the day when Akechi Mitsuhide, a subordinate of Oda Nobunaga, rebelled and attacked Honnoji Temple. Known as the Honnoji Incident, this incident has been visualized many times in movies and dramas.
Traitor characters appear in anime and games. There are various betrayals, such as hiding your true feelings for a long time, robbing your best friend’s lover, and becoming a reliable companion from a formidable enemy. Who is the one who left the impression of the fans among such traitor characters? Anime there! Anime! Then, we conducted a reader survey for the first time in two years, entitled “What is a” traitor “character?” We received responses from 198 people during the survey period from May 23 to May 30. The male-female ratio is about 30% for males and about 70% for females. About 50% of the age group was 19 years old or younger, and about 30% were in their 20s. * Due to the characteristics of this theme, the following text includes a description that touches “spoilers” for those who have not watched the work. We avoid mentioning “contents and details of betrayal” in-depth, but please be careful when reading. [Titles of works featured in the article below] “Attack on Titan,” “Assassination Classroom,” “Dr. STONE,” “BLEACH,” “NARUTO,” “One Piece,” “Gintama,” “Detective Conan,” and “Crayon Shin-chan.” “Mobile Suit Gundam SEED” “Final Fantasy 4″ ” Hypnosis Mike “-Division Rap Battle- “Bungo Stray Dogs” “Akatsuki no Yona” “Fight! Super Robot Life Transformers” “Fresh Pretty Cure! “Persona 5” “NARUTO” “Bungo Stray Dogs” “Devilman” “Lupin III” “The Seven Deadly Sins” ■ There are various reasons for betrayal! 1st place is Reiner Braun of “Attack on Titan”. The approval rating was about 10 percent. “In the first term, I was a reliable big brother character, but in the second term, I was betrayed brilliantly. Not only Ellen but also the one I’m watching,” What? “I was upset,” and “I’ve been with him since I became a trainee, and I thought he was a companion to drive out the giants …”, and I received a shocking comment. “I remember Ellen’s line,” This is … betrayal, oh, “,” said the hero’s angry scene, which is another reason to leave an impression. 2nd and 2nd place is Kaede Chino from “Assassination Classroom”. The approval rating was about 7 percent. “I couldn’t hide my surprise in the story of the heroine being a traitor. I’m sure no one could have predicted this betrayal!” I thought it was a wonderful recovery, “said a voice who was surprised at the unexpected development. 3rd place is Asagiri Gen of “Dr.STONE”. The approval rating was about 6 percent. “Even though I got into the science kingdom as an enemy spy, I fell in love with the power of Chizora, which reminds me of a nostalgic civilization, and it is impressive that I turned over to the kingdom side. , I like the one-sided feelings for what I like and the honesty of believing in Chizora’s promise to make sure that my hopes come true. ” ■ Introducing other comments !! “Detective Conan” Ai Haibara”Ai-chan, who betrayed the Black Organization and escaped. I’m very happy that she’s brighter than when she was Sherry!” “Crayon Shin-chan” Buriburizaemon said, “The hero of salvation that comes out when you shake the maracas of salvation. I think that it is a reliable ally,” I always follow the enemy side, “I am always a strong ally.” It can only be useful … “. “fight! “Super Robot Life Transformers” Starscream says, “A traitor character representing the series. If the betrayal fails, the speed of transformation that asks Megatron for forgiveness is also attractive?” “Devilman” Devilman has voted for titles that have different settings from the TV anime and the original, such as “a dark hero who fights for a loved one while being a demon” and “a fine traitor who can be sung in the theme song”. did. In this questionnaire, not only topical works such as “Attack on Titan” and “Dr. STONE”, which were newly broadcast in 2021 but also characters such as “Detective Conan” and “Lupin III”, which have been loved for many years. Also ranked in. The result shows that the existence of betrayal characters enriches the story. ■ Ranking Top 10 [Speaking of “traitor” characters? 2021 Edition] 1st place Reiner Braun “Advance Giant” 2nd place Kaede Chino “Assassination Classroom” 3rd place Asagiri Gen “Dr.STONE” 4th place Sosuke Aizen “BLEACH” 4th place Uchiha Sasuke “NARUTO” 6th place Kuro Charcoal Kanjuro “One Piece” 7th place Kamotaro Ito “Gintama” 8th place Ai Haibara “Detective Conan” 8th place Buriburizaemon “Crayon Shin-chan” 10th place Aslan Zara “Mobile Suit Gundam SEED” 10th place Cain “Final Fantasy 4” 10th place Amemura Random “Hypnosis Mike -Division Rap Battle-” 10th place Ango Sakaguchi “Bungo Stray Dogs” (Response period: May 23, 2021 -May 30) * This questionnaire is part of a survey of readers’ awareness of “current interest in and attention to anime works and characters.” Regarding the results, we do not intend to decide the superiority or inferiority of any character or work. We hope that this article will help you to get to know new works and characters, and to deepen your understanding and interest. ■ Ranking Top 20 [Speaking of “traitor” characters? 2021 Edition] 1st place Reiner Braun “Advance Giant” 2nd place Kaede Chino “Assassination Classroom” 3rd place Asagiri Gen “Dr. STONE ”4th Aizen Sosuke“ BLEACH ”4th Uchiha Sasuke“ NARUTO ”6th Kuro Charcoal Kanjuro“ One Piece ”7th Ito Kamotaro“ Gintama ”8th Ai Haibara“ Detective Conan ”8th Buriburizaemon “Crayon Shin-chan” 10th place Aslan Zara “Mobile Suit Gundam SEED” 10th place Cain “Final Fantasy 4” 10th place Amemura Random “Hypnosis Mike -Division Rap Battle-” 10th place Ango Sakaguchi “Bungo Stray Dogs” 14th place Suwon “Akatsuki no Yona” 14th place Star Scream “Fight! Super Robot Life Transformers “14th place Setsuna Higashi / Cure Passion / Ease” Fresh Pretty Cure! 17th place Akechi Goro “Persona 5” 17th place Itachi “NARUTO” 17th place Osamu Dazai “Bungo Stray Dogs” 17th place Devilman “Devilman” 17th place Fujiko Mine “Lupin III” 17th place Meliodas “Seven Great Sins (Response period: May 23 to May 30, 2021) * This questionnaire is part of a survey of readers’ awareness of “current interest in and attention to anime works and characters.” Regarding the results, we do not intend to decide the superiority or inferiority of any character or work. We hope that this article will help you to get to know new works and characters, and to deepen your understanding and interest.