In honor of “Wife Day” on December 3, anime news website Anime! Anime! had readers vote on which anime character would make the best wife. The poll listed 25 characters, who were previously nominated via the sites Twitter. Well, the results for the “best waifu” are now in!
A total of 879 people responded to the poll (it was only up for the one day), with roughly 67% being male and 23% being female. The first place winner was Asuna Yuuki, from Sword Art Online.
- Asuna (Sword Art Online)
- Rem (Re:Zero)
- Megumi Katō (Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend)
- Sakura Matō (Fate/stay night)
- Akari Kawamoto (March comes in like a lion)
- Tsubasa Hanekawa (Monogatari series)
- Chise Hatori (The Ancient Magus’ Bride)
- Miho Azuki (Bakuman.)
- Sakura Kinomoto (Card Captor Sakura)
- Vignette Tsukinose (Gabriel DropOut) *tie
- Miho Nishizumi (Girls und Panzer) *tie
Obviously, these poll results are subjective. Is there someone else you think would make the best waifu? Let us know in the comments below!