10 coolest anime dads who just want to have fun
A good anime dad is hard to find, they are no longer in the picture or just plain careless. However, in some cases an anime dad will be in the picture and actually be a good dad. Good anime dads can have a variety of personalities ranging from caring and overprotective to laid back and hilarious.
Cool anime dads are the perfect combination of caring and fun. These fathers know how to raise their children while being fun and playful themselves. Anime fans love to see this type of dad because they are a breath of fresh air from neglectful anime dads.
ten Ryouji “Ranka” Fujioka (Oran High School Hospitality Club) is a father who likes to cross-dress
Ryouji Fujioka is one of the most unusual dads in anime. After the unexpected death of his wife, Ryuoji becomes “Ranka”, professional transvestite and host in a bar.
Besides being a transvestite, Ryouji’s personality resembles that of Tamaki Suho, which means he’s a flamboyant and cheerful father. Besides being a flamboyant personality transvestite, Ryouji is also a very caring father to Haruhi.
9 SÅijirÅ Izumi (Lucky Star) is an Otaku father with an evil side
SÅijirÅ Izumi is an Otaku father who enjoys watching cartoons and playing video games, which his daughter inherited. Aside from being an Otaku, SÅijirÅ is also an extreme pervert, which his daughter luckily did not inherit from him.
However, despite his odd personality, SÅijirÅ is a single dad who does his best to raise his daughter by working at home as a writer. SÅjirÅ and his daughter are even linked by their common interest in things about Otaku.
8 Shiro Fujimoto (Blue Exorcist) adopted Satan’s sons despite being a priest
Although Shiro Fujimoto is not a biological father, he is the adoptive father of two twins, who happen to be the sons of Satan, which is ironic since Shiro is a priest. Although he is a priest, Shiro is quite immature and often jokes, he’s also a pervert who faked an injury once just so the pretty nurse could take care of him.
However, when it comes to his boys, Sjiro loves twins with all his heart and considers them to be his biological sons. He cared so much for his sons that he willingly sacrificed himself to protect them.
seven Spirit Albarn (Soul Eater) is a womanizer who wants his daughter to recognize him
Being a scythe of death is a powerful title in the Soul eater universe, but Spirit Albarn does not play the title it holds. Spirit is a die-hard womanizer with an obsession with wanting to be around beautiful women.
However, due to his womanizer manners, Spirit’s wife got divorced and her daughter Maka now despises him. Spirit longs for the love and care of his daughter, which is why he is often seen supporting Maka, so that she can see that he truly cares about her as a father.
6 KÅhei Inuzuka (Sweetness & Lightning) is a hardworking single dad who spoils his daughter
As a single father, KÅhei Inuzuka does his best to support himself and his daughter. After the sudden death of his wife, KÅhei now has the responsibility of working and raising his daughter on his own.
KÅhei works hard so that her daughter can have a comfortable life and will try to have some free time to have fun with her. KÅhei often thinks he’s spoiling his daughter but understands that all families raise children differently.
5 Naruto Uzumaki (Boruto) does his best to be there for his children despite being the Hokage
Over the years, fans have seen the young and exuberant Naruto become a father of two and fulfill his dream of becoming the Hokage. Now that he’s older, Naruto has grown wiser but hasn’t completely lost his boisterous ways.
Although his job is demanding and he cannot spend much time with his children, Naruto loves them deeply and will do his best to be there for them. Even though Boruto doesn’t think his dad is cool, fans know he’s the coolest.
4 Maes Hughes (Fullmetal Alchemist) is a loving father and intelligent military officer
As one of the most endearing characters in Fullmetal Alchemist, Maes Hughes has a very goofy personality and is often up for a joke at any time. Not only is Maes a cheerful man, but he’s also a loving father and husband who will do anything for his family.
Maes loves his family so much that he will do anything to get the chance to talk about it. Maes is also a great military officer who will go all the way to protect his team. There is no doubt that Maes Hughes is one of the best anime dads.
3 Akio Furukawa (Clannad) is an overpowered father with a childish side
Akio Furukawa is a loving father who works hard to provide for his family by working in his own bakery called Furukawa. Being a hard worker isn’t Akio’s only attribute, he also has a childish side that can easily befriend others.
Due to his childish side, Akio enjoys playing baseball with the children on the field next to his bakery in his spare time. Although he appears to be a laid back father, he is surprisingly overprotective towards his daughter Nagisa.
2 Isshin Kurosaki (Bleach) is the perfect example of a fun-loving dad
Isshin is a fun loving, goofy, and energetic dad who often enjoys surprising his son Ichigo for some reason. Isshin claims that surprise attacks will make Ichigo stronger, which has actually paid off in the long run.
Isshin is always the life of the party, especially during festivals in town. Isshin really is a dad who just wants to have fun.
1 Kuniharu Saiki (The Disastrous Life of Saiki) is an Overly Dramatic and Childish Father
Kuniharu Saiki is one half of the iconic comedy duo made up of Saiki’s crazed parents. Kuniharu is an overly dramatic father who acts like a child rather than an adult. Although he often gets into trouble with his wife, Saiki is there to solve their marital issues with his psychic abilities no matter how boring they can be.
Even though he can be quite childish, Kuniharu is passionate about being a manga editor. Even Saiki can recognize the professionalism of his fathers towards his work.
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