Anime tattoos are more popular than movies or TV tattoos. Dragonball Z, One Punch Man, Naruto, Attack on Titan, Deathnote and even Pokemon have a huge fan base among tattoo lovers.
This is because Japanese anime has a huge impact on a global audience. They introduced a unique style and design of anime characters and this is why they impress at first look. But there is much more than just looks.
Japanese anime have unique concepts and themes for their anime series. Many anime are popular because they have anime girls with tattoos on their bodies. Here we chose 50 best anime tattoos for men and women –
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Small Anime Tattoos
1. You can always play around with your anime tattoo design and make it look unique with unique dressing.
2. Can Goku beat superman? I don’t know but here is a wonderful Dragon ball tattoo.
3. The calf is unusual to place for anime tattoos because you don’t want to hide it. This Goku tattoo on the calf is looking good.
4. Millions of heart broke when Adventure time decided to bid good bye. Here is a beautiful Adventure time tattoo on the forearm.
5. As there are thousands of pokemon so this means that you can have a tattoo of your favorite pokemon character and chances are it will be unique just like this.
Subtle Anime Tattoos
6. Anime girl tattoos are more popular than anime boy tattoos and for obvious reasons. Here is a blue haired anime girl tattoo.
7. You do not need to have anime sleeve tattoos as a medium of small anime tattoos would look equally beautiful. Just look at this.
8. Cheshire cat is very popular character and you can have a similar cat tattoo in anime style.
9. There are many popular game from Japan and you can have their characters inked on your body.
10. Avatar the Last Airbender was loved by anime fans all over the globe. Here is an anime tattoo inspired from the series.
Anime Girl With Tattoos
11. This dragon tattoo design might look funny but it would work as a good temporary anime tattoo.
12. Chest is very popular body part for tattoo lovers so choose your anime tattoo wisely for this body part.
13. There are hundreds of tiny and subtle anime tattoos on site like Tumblr, Pinterest, Reddit and deviantart.
14. This Anime tattoo design would look even more beautiful in 3D look what you say?
15. One good thing about anime tattoo is that they work as good cover up tattoos. It doesn’t matter if you have a body mark that you want to hide or a tattoo went wrong; you can always opt for a good anime tattoo to hide it.
Anime Tattoo Sleeves
16. I think Kid Goku is way cuter and fun than @dult Goku. Therefore I would suggest you opt for a kid Goku tattoo.
17. Transformers series might not be as popular as Marvel or DC superheroes but still you can not neglect the fan following of Optimus Prime.
18. Coloring is a major problem for anime tattoo and that is why i would suggest you to choose background color wisely.
19. What would be a better anime tattoo than the cute little Pikachu?
20. Charizard is another popular choice for anime tattoos.
Best Anime Tattoos
21. There are many female anime characters to choose from. So take your time and chose a meaningful anime character for your tattoo.
22. You can have anime symbols as your tattoo too. My favourite would be a Pokeball tattoo.
23. Hairs and expression of anime character matters too. You do not want to confuse people over the expression of your anime.
24. You can have an anime character in black and white shade too, just like this.
25. Here is a cute anime tattoo on the inner bicep of this boy.
Bad Anime Tattoos
26. Studio Ghibli has a huge fan following. Here is a My Neighbour Totoro tattoo on the back calf of this boy.
27. If you have more than two favorite anime series then you might get confused for the right anime tattoo. I would suggest you choose the one that defines your character.
28. Anime couple tattoos are not new and a lot of people (brothers, sisters or married couple) choose matching anime tattoos for themselves.
29. If you like multiple pokemon characters than you can try a group anime tattoo of all characters.
30. Among all the colors, Purple is favourite for anime tattoos so make sure to add it.
Anime Tattoos Designs
31. I really liked the way the tattoo artist worked on the facial expression of this anime tattoo.
32. If you want a female anime tattoo then choose Princess Mononoke.
33. Anime tattoo outlines will not be just enough to make a perfect tattoo. Coloring is must.
34. Japanese anime is different from American animation due to the difference in facial expression and eyes. Just look at the eyes of this anime tattoo.
35. This amazing anime tattoo on the shoulder of this boy looks majestic.
Anime Symbol Tattoos
36. Adding Japanese symbols and fonts to your tattoo would increase the authenticity of the anime tattoo.
37. Here are multiple anime tattoos inspired from the Japanese anime film Spirited Away.
38. If you have a word tattoo then you can add an anime character to it that best define the word.
39. The problem with colourful anime tattoos is that they will fade away sooner than later. Here is a studio ghibli tattoo in fading state.
40. No matter in which pose the anime character is, the artist must work on the facial expressions and eyes.
Anime Face Tattoos
41. Here is an anime tattoo inspired from a popular art from Deviantart.
42. If you are deeply in love with an anime series then you should add the name of the series too with your anime tattoo.
43. Even though this is a small size anime girl tattoo but the artist made it to perfection.
44. As I said anime eyes are very different from cartoon eyes and you can judge the difference from this wonderful eye tattoo.
45. Apart from eyes and facial expression, the hairs of anime character are also important. You can use different colors for the hair of your anime tattoo.
Anime Inspired Tattoos
46. Sketch or stencil art anime tattoo are not hard to design. Here is a beautiful anime tattoo inspired from a drawing.
47. As pokemon evolve in different size and shape therefore you must choose the version of your pokemon smartly.
48. I do not understand the need to add a rose to this marvellous Goku tattoo. But overall it’s an attractive anime tattoo.
49. Here is the ghostly tattoo inspired from the film Spirited away.
50. Another beautiful modification of the studio Ghibli tattoo.
Which anime series you love the most? Which anime tattoo you liked?