Character Recommendations Based on Shotaro Kaneda

Mima Kirigoe Perfect Blue

When you live your life in public, like Mima, it's hard to know who you really are

Motoko Kusanagi Ghost in the Shell

Highly capable policewoman with an interest in the existential

Kenzo Tenma Monster (TV Show)

Gifted brain surgeon who's all heart

Haruko Haruhara FLCL

Brash, cool, and downright strange, she ticks off boxes for several major personality disorders

Faye Valentine Cowboy Bebop

This opportunistic fugitive-turned-bounty-hunter uses both grit and her good looks to get ahead

Rei Ayanami Neon Genesis Evangelion

Just a hint of human emotion lurks under her enigmatic exterior

Crono Chrono Trigger

He may not talk, but this time-traveling hero's heart speaks volumes

Asuka Langley Soryu Neon Genesis Evangelion

This teenage ace pilot is confident, haughty, and a little less grown-up than she pretends to be

M. Bison Street Fighter

A diabolical megalomaniac hell-bent on dominating the world

Juri Arisugawa Revolutionary Girl Utena

Idolized by nearly everyone around her