Character Recommendations Based on Ryuko Matoi

Misaki Nakahara Welcome to the NHK

Keeping tabs on her newest project: recluse Tatsuhiro Sato

Shana Shakugan no Shana

A red-haired warrior with a black-and-white worldview

Haruko Haruhara FLCL

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

Saber Fate/Stay Night

This agile and powerful swordswoman is a dignified warrior down to her bones

Oscar Jarjayes Rose of Versailles

Technically female, but her parents always wanted a boy

Ginko Mushishi

This laid-back wanderer has an empathetic, open-minded worldview

Mikado Ryugamine Durarara!!

If there's power in being average, Mikado will find it and use it

Integra Hellsing Hellsing

This vampire hunter doesn’t tolerate failure, least of all her own

Konata Izumi Lucky Star

"In the end, I wasted all my time last night with my manga and anime."

Firo Prochainezo Baccano!

A street-smart gangster with a strong moral compass