Anime and manga have many powerful characters, and the number of these characters is always growing. We tend to know toughness when we see it in action, and yet it still leads us to the question: who is the strongest? This question has caused a feisty debate among fans for a long time, about the character’s strength and abilities. And fans of Fairy Tail series often raise this question: Who would be considered the strongest Fairy Tail Characters?
There are many ways to define toughness in anime, from physical and mental endurance to character’s undying strength and everything else along those lines. Fairy Tail is one of the long-running shonen series and features some of the strongest men and women in the series with compelling narratives.
For this list, we’re looking at the strongest characters in the world of Fairy Tail. The stronger in question can originate from physical strength, magic, or other abilities. To find out, which characters rank at the very peak, here’s a list of top 10 strongest Fairy Tail characters.
Strongest Fairy Tail Characters
Acnologia is THE strongest and the toughest character in the entire series. He is the main antagonist. Acnologia is cruel and ruthless enough to kill many Dragons 400 years ago and almost destroyed the fairy tail guild.
02. Zeref Dragneel
Zeref is the former emperor of the Alvarez Empire and held as the strongest, most evil mage in history. He lived for more than 400 years and is immortal due to a curse. He mastered the Black magic and is responsible for creating many demons and black wizards.
Igneel, also known as the Fire Dragon King, is the most powerful dragon after Acnologia. He is the one who raised Natsu Dragneel as his child and taught him the dragon slayer magic.
04. Natsu Dragneel
Natsu Dragneel is the protagonist of the series and the strongest mage of Fairy Tail guild. He has Fire Dragon Slayer magic. Natsu died 400 years ago, but his older brother Zeref Dragneel revived and sent him to the future to defeat Acnologia.
August is the son of Mavis and Zeref and, a general of Spriggan 12. He is known as the Wizard King August. He possesses Copy Magic, which allows him to copy or even nullify other people’s magic.
06. Irene Belserion
Irene Belserion is the strongest women and the second most powerful member of Spriggan 12. She ranks as a very intelligent enchantress. Irene is also the mother of Ezra scarlet and is the one who created the Dragon Slayer Magic.
07. Larcade Dragneel
Larcade Dragneel is the third strongest member of the Spriggan 12. He is an Etherious created by Zeref and is allowed to join the Alvarez Empire as a member of the Spriggan 12. Larcade possesses magic about the three primal desires: pleasure, famished soul, and R.I.P. His, magic can affect people around him, even Acnologia.
08. Gildarts Clive
Gildarts Clive is the current master of the Fairy Tail guild who uses the crush magic. He is an S-Class Mage and an Ace of Fairy Tail Guild. Because of his magic, the whole town of Magnolia has to transform into huge walls to avoid Gildart from destroying it.
09. God Serena
God Serena is another member of the Spriggan 12, a second-generation dragon slayer and a member of Ten Wizard Saints. Serena ranks first among the Four Gods of Ishgar, making him the strongest Mage on the entire continent. Serena possesses eight types of dragon lacrima, giving him the ability to use eight kinds of dragon slaying magic.
10. Jellal Fernandes
Jellal Fernandes was a Dark Mage who tried to resurrect Zeref by the R-System. But lost his memory and is currently under the alias of Siegrain. He serves as a member and co-founder of Crime Sorcière and is considered to have a Wizard-Saint-class level of power.