The ESTJ personality type is one of the 16 personality types according to the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI). ESTJ anime characters are known for their Dependable, Organized, and Hardworking personality traits. They also have a love for traditions and a strong sense of duty. ESTJs often make great leaders in the workplace or in other areas of life. They are natural-born ‘take-charge’ types who are good at organizing people and resources. Also known as ‘Executives’, ESTJ is the personality type that loves order and is capable of directing people. These people love tradition and have a strong sense of ‘leadership’ and are very good at teamwork.
ESTJ types are commanding in nature and always look for the best decision that will give the best outcome. Even in animes, there are many characters that possess the same trait, hence typed as ESTJ. Today, we will look at such top 10 ESTJ anime characters ranked according to their popularity and fanbase in MBTI group discussions. But before that, let us look at the traits of such characters.
- Traits of ESTJ Anime Characters
- List of Top 10 ESTJ Anime Characters
- 10. Enji Todoroki (Boku No Hero Academia)
- 9. Maki Zenin (Jujutsu Kaisen)
- 8. Doppo Kunikida (Bungou Stray Dogs)
- 7. Floch Forster (Shingeki no Kyojin)
- 6. Nobara Kugisaki (Jujutsu Kaisen)
- 5. Vegeta (Dragon Ball Z)
- 4. Mary Saotome (Kakegurui)
- 3. Jean Kirstein (Shingeki no Kyojin)
- 2. Tenya Ida (Boku No Hero Academia)
- 1. Asuka Langley Soryu (Neon Genesis Evangelion)
Traits of ESTJ Anime Characters
- Strong Leadership
- Tradition Followers
- Highly Reliable & Responsible
- Loves Practicality & Logic
Sounds familiar right? There is an abundant amount of characters who possess the above traits in animes.
List of Top 10 ESTJ Anime Characters
10. Enji Todoroki (Boku No Hero Academia)
Enji Todoroki, a.k.a Endeavor, the No. 1 Pro Hero (Formerly No. 2) comes at the 10th position in the list of top 10 ESTJ anime characters. He is well known for his rude demeanour and a surprising quirk called ‘Hellflame’ because of which he can control and manipulate fire in different ways. He can use these flames as a weapon against the villains. Other than that, he also possesses Superhuman Strength.
Personality-wise, Endeavor is an arrogant father, as described by others and Shoto Todoroki, his son himself.
9. Maki Zenin (Jujutsu Kaisen)
Maki is a refreshing and well-developed character in Jujutsu Kaisen.
She is a second-year student, studying at Tokyo Jujutsu Tech. Initially, she had to face a lot of struggles and hardships due to the fact that she was unable to use cursed energy. Despite all the criticism from her friends and family, she kept practising hard and finally mastered sorcery.
Although being at Grade 4 ranking, she possesses the outstanding ability of a Grade 2 Ranker. As far as skills are concerned, she is well known for her exceptional weaponry skills, high-level intellectual ability and incredible speed and agility. Her special ability lies in the way she can use cursed tools and a wide variety of cursed weapons.
8. Doppo Kunikida (Bungou Stray Dogs)
Doppo is a member of the Armed Detective Agency. His personality is rigid, strong, meticulous and disciplined. He always feels the need to organize everything properly in his job. Most of the time, this character is calm, although he suffers from constant outbursts of anger at some point.
Doppo possesses a very interesting ability called ‘The Matchless Poet’ using which he can summon objects by writing their names in his notebook. Interesting, isn’t it? The ability may also be called ‘Item Creation’ in simpler terms.
7. Floch Forster (Shingeki no Kyojin)
You can’t deny the fact that at least one character in my MBTI list is definitely from Attack on Titan.
This time, we have Floch Forster in the 7th position. Floch is a member of the Survey Corps, the people who are responsible for saving the people residing within the walls from the deadly titans attacking the walls. Personality-wise, he is reckless, yet very honest and truthful in his opinions.
In the later seasons, he is shown to be a strong supporter of Eren Yeager, which classifies him as a Yeagerist. Other than that, he was initially a coward but later he becomes more aware of the scenario happening inside and outside the walls. As the story progresses, he develops hatred towards people residing outside the walls, or anyone who is against Eldians and the Eldian Empire.
6. Nobara Kugisaki (Jujutsu Kaisen)
This character has a strong personality. Self-confidence and bravery are her key strengths, which reflects in her behaviour.
She had also been through a dark past, due to which her story is very similar to that of Maki. This is the reason why she has high respect for her. In terms of abilities, she is very agile and much stronger than she looks. Unlike other Jujutsu Sorcerers, she uses a variety of tools like Hammer, Nail and the Straw Doll Technique.
In terms of skill level, she is just a Grade 3 Sorcerer, but she is more of a skilled fighter, capable of fighting even the most lethal of curses. Her techniques involve a greater range of ‘technicality’ which requires tactical thinking skills.
5. Vegeta (Dragon Ball Z)
Vegeta is a very well-known character in the topic of animes. Being of the main characters from the Dragon Ball Series, next to Goku. He is also referred to as Prince Vegeta by none other than himself.
Personality-wise, he is bitter, hot-headed and a bit arrogant. This behaviour arises because of the sufferings he and his race had to bear under Frieza’s influence. That is why he is also referred to as one of the antagonists in the series.
Throughout the entire series, he goes through multiple transformations like Super Vegeta, Majin Vegeta, Vegito, Gogeta and a lot more. It’s a huge list! Packed with power, agility and strength, he killed so many characters like Zarbon, Android 19 and a number of Frieza’s Soldiers.
4. Mary Saotome (Kakegurui)
One of the protagonists of a well-known anime series called Kakegurui, Mary is a student studying at Hyakkaou Private Academy.
Many refer to her as quite sadistic and having too much confidence in her gambling games. Her key aspects are high intellect and gambling skills, which also make her a very interesting protagonist.
Despite these, her personality is quite cocky. However, she had always wished to achieve and become a winner in her life, which reflects in her gambling itself. She is shown to have inferiority complex because of her terrible financial situation, which keeps dragging along throughout the series.
3. Jean Kirstein (Shingeki no Kyojin)
Jean is also a well-known character from Attack On Titan. He is very well-known for his leader-like personality, although at some points he becomes very self-conscious about the same. He is a hot-headed individual, often found quarrelling and fighting rigorously with Eren Yeager during the start of the season.
Jean was very much confident that there is absolutely no hope for humanity. Unlike other members of the Survey Corps and Military, he is not that skilled in using Omni-Directional Mobility Gear, although he tries his best to be victorious.
He cares much for his friends, especially Sasha and Connie, as they are his best friends throughout the series.
2. Tenya Ida (Boku No Hero Academia)
Tenya Ida is the class representative, studying in class 1-A at UA Academy. Personality-wise, Tenya is wise, intelligent and very straightforward in his duties and responsibilities, hence a perfect CR candidate at the academy.
Peculiar features in his personality include the way he is capable of instructing others. He possesses great leadership skills and is quite efficient with organizing people and other students from Class 1-A. Tenya is mostly found with Midoriya and Uraraka most of the time, as they are his best friends.
He possesses a very interesting quirk called “Engine” due to which there are engines or turbo embedded in his calves. Tenya uses this engine to boost his speed while running. This gives him immense running speed and sometimes aids him in kicking opponents with full power.
1. Asuka Langley Soryu (Neon Genesis Evangelion)
She is an Eva Pilot in the series Neon Genesis Evangelion with exceptional piloting skills. Personality-wise, she is stubborn yet possesses good leadership skills, and has a lot of confidence in herself. As per the fans, she has a very proudy personality. She is violent enough to be called one of the most reckless anime characters.
Aside from her commanding personality, what makes her achieve the No. 1 position in this chart is her huge fanbase and the personality that fans love the most. Other than this specific anime, she has also been a protagonist in several other Evangelion Series. She is the best estj anime character, attaining the highest votes.
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