Lovable, selflessness, and kindness are the most prominent characteristic found in a lot of female characters in anime. But the beauty is just in the viewer’s sight; what’s waiting for us behind those cutesy curtains is something that you probably wish to stay hidden. They are beautiful, cute, intelligent, but can swiftly turn into stone-cold crazy anime girls who would happily kill anyone.
There are various reasons behind the insanity of these crazy anime girls. It can sometimes be due to their affection for their love interest for whom they would do anything, even taking it to an almost unhealthy limit. Perfectionism which they achieve by killing others in the process is also one of the causes behind these female character’s craziness. Often time it is due to some dark and troubled past or split personality.
But there’s still something uniquely compelling when a woman flips the switch from outright dangerous to straight-up psycho, and her actions move beyond just revenge and into sheer madness. If you are in search of cute and psycho anime girls then look no further. Here’s the list of top insane and crazy anime girls.
Note: The character description contains spoilers.
Best Crazy Anime Girls
01. Roberta (Black Lagoon)
Rosarita Cisneros, also known as Roberta, is one of the antagonists from the Black Lagoon series. Roberta is probably the most fearsome and formidable antagonist that the main characters had a hard time when fighting. The reason behind Roberta’s strength is her background as an assassin for an anti-government group.
02. Midari Ikishima (Kakegurui)
Midari Ikishima is a third-year student at Hyakkaou Private Academy and head of the Student Council Beautification Committee. She’s very tenacious and arrogant, with a destructive personality. Midari loves to play dangerous games where often lives are on the bet.
03. Himiko Toga (Boku no Hero Academia)
Himiko is a villain from My Hero Academia series. Inspired by Stain’s ideas and beliefs, she became a member of the League of Villains. She has a very ruthless and insensitive personality. Himiko’s quirk allows her to transform into anyone whose blood she ingests.
04. Junko Enoshima (Danganronpa)
Junko Enoshima is the main antagonist in the Danganronpa series. She is a student at Hope’s Peak Academy and is also known as Ultimate Fashionista. Junko secretly established the Ultimate Despair organization along with her older twin sister Mukuro Ikusaba. She has a very volatile personality; she can quickly go from happy to sad to completely insane.
05. Shion Sonozaki (Higurashi no Naku Koro ni)
Sonozaki Shion is the main protagonist and anti-hero of the Higurashi No Naku Koro Ni series. She was in a relationship with Satoshi Houjou. After the disappearance of Satoshi, Shion, in her grief, develops an inhuman and wicked alter-ego, which eventually led her to mass murder.
06. Minatsuki Takami (Deadman Wonderland)
Minatsuki Takami, also known as Hummingbird, is a prisoner with a monstrous personality due to a horrible past. She’s lives in the G Ward and possesses a Branch of Sin power called Whip Wing. The power allows her to turn blood into whips like form, which can quickly strike and restrain the target.
07. Ryoko Asakura (Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuuutsu)
Ryoko Asakura is the main antagonist in the Haruhi Suzumiya series. She is a humanoid interface with a job to watch over the main character, Haruhi Suzumiya. However, Ryoko is a very cold and cruel being despite her cheerful and pleasant personality. She even tries to kill the protagonist, Kyon, in the hope that it’ll trigger Haruhi.
08. Kurumi Tokisaki (Date A Live)
Kurumi Tokisaki is the main antagonist in the Date A Live franchise, who later becomes one of the main protagonists. She possesses the ability to manipulate time. Due to her very twisted personality and hatred towards humanity and Kurumi sees humans as a food source to restore her own time
09. Nina Einstein (Code Geass)
Nina Einstein is a bookish member of the student council, who later becomes an antagonist in the series. Euphemia li Britannia saved her during a traumatizing hostage incident which led her to held Euphemia in high regard and is highly obsessive of her. After Euphemia’s death, Nina develops a nuclear bomb to avenge Euphemia but gets arrested after a failed attempt.
10. Haruko Haruhara (FLCL)
Haruko Haruhara is the mysterious pink-haired alien investigator for the Galactic Space Police Brotherhood. She is also the central character in the FLCL series. Haruko is energetic and unpredictably reckless. She rides a Piaggio Vespa and usually carries a midnight blue guitar that opens N.O. channels, fires bullets, and can also be modified into an ax or a rocket launcher.