As avid anime watchers or anime newbies, there’s one thing we think of, “damn there’s a lot of character, I wonder if I relate to any of them”. Well I’m glad to present to you an article that’s a part of a special series we have been cooking up over here at 1ScreenMagazine. In today’s article we’ll be going over 10 Cancer star signed Anime characters and introducing a bit about themselves, so see if you can find any similarities to them.
- QWhat does the Cancer star sign mean?
Cancers are known for being highly emotional and sensitive individuals. They tend to feel deeply and are often intuitive and empathetic towards others. Cancers have a strong will and are highly determined individuals. They tend to be hardworking and will not give up easily on their goals and ambitions.
- QWhat time frame does the Cancer star sign fall in between?
The Cancer zodiac sign is associated with those born between June 21 and July 22.
1. Usagi Tsukino/Sailor Moon
Usagi Tsukino is a teenage girl who transforms into the titular character, Sailor Moon and fights evil forces to protect the world from danger. She is the reincarnation of Princess Serenity, the princess of the Silver Milineum and daughter of Queen Serenity.
Usagi is known for her cheerful and bubbly personality, which often borders on being naive and clumsy. She is also very emotional and tends to cry easily, especially when she feels overwhelmed or scared. Despite her flaws, she has a kind heart and always tries to do what is right, even if it means putting herself in danger.
A small fun fact, Sailor Moon saw great popularity overseas, especially in North America. Even cooler is that it has led to many collaborations with pop culture icons and even fashion designers.
Usagi’s birthday is June 30th.
2. Natsu Dragneel/Fairy Tail
Natsu Dragneel is a powerful mage who belongs to the Fairy Tail guild and is known for his fiery personality and fierce determination. Natsu is a wielder of the fire dragon slaying power, and was one of the mons from the book of Zeref.
Natsu is fiercely loyal to his friends and will do anything to protect them, often putting himself in danger to ensure their safety. He is also very passionate and emotional, which can sometimes lead him to act impulsively. Despite his hot-headed nature, he has a strong sense of justice and will stand up against anyone who threatens his friends or the guild.
Natsu has a childlike sense of humor and often enjoys teasing his friends, especially his best friend, Happy. He also has a big appetite and loves to eat spicy food, which is a nod to his dragon-like abilities.
Natsu’s birthday is July 7th.
3. Ichigo Kurosaki/Bleach
Ichigo Kurosaki is the main protagonist of the series and a fan favourite MC in the west. He is a teenager with the ability to see and interact with ghosts, and later gains the power of a Soul Reaper, allowing him to fight evil spirits.
Ichigo is known for his compassion and empathy toward others, particularly towards those who are suffering. He has a deep understanding of pain and loss, having experienced many tragedies in his life, and often tries to help others who are going through similar experiences.
Ichigo is also known for his strong will and determination, which often borders on stubbornness. He has a natural talent for combat and is skilled in sword fighting, which he uses to protect his friends and loved ones from danger.
Ichigo’s birthday is July 15th.
4. Spike Spiegel/Cowboy Bebop
Spike was my generation’s badass MC before it was even cool. He is a bounty hunter and former member of the Red Dragon Crime Syndicate, who now travels through space with his crewmates, Jet Black, Faye Valentine, Edward, and Ein.
Spike has a cool and detached personality, often keeping his emotions in check even in dangerous situations. He is highly skilled in martial arts and gun fighting and is known for his quick reflexes and precision.
Spike has a sarcastic sense of humor and often finds himself in humorous situations due to his nonchalant attitude. He also has a mysterious past that is slowly revealed throughout the series, which adds to his enigmatic personality.
Spike’s birthday is June 26th.
5. Nami/One Piece
At our midway point we have the crush of many young boys, Nami the Thousand Sunny’s navigator. Not only is she beautiful, but she’s also quite cunning as well. If there’s one thing Nami loves more than adventure, it’s money!
Nami is a shrewd businesswoman and skilled thief who often uses her charm and intelligence to get what she wants. Despite her sometimes selfish motives, she deeply cares for her crewmates and will go to great lengths to protect them. She also has a soft spot for children and will do anything to help them, often putting herself in danger to do so.
Nami has a strong will and can be stubborn at times, but she is also compassionate and empathetic toward others. She has a keen sense of observation and is often the first to notice when something is wrong or out of place. She is also a skilled fighter, using her intelligence and agility to outsmart her opponents.
Nami’s birthday is July 3rd.
6. Izuku Midoriya/My Hero Academia
Izuku Midoriya, also known as Deku, is the MC for the series. He is a teenager who dreams of becoming a hero, despite not having any superpowers, known as Quirks, initially. But thanks to All Might, he levels up and becomes a contender among his peers.
Despite being initially Quirkless, Izuku is incredibly determined and never gives up on his dream of becoming a hero. He is also highly respectful towards his mentors and peers, always willing to learn from their experiences and advice. Over time, he gains a powerful Quirk and becomes a formidable hero in his own right.
Izuku is known for his kind and empathetic personality, often putting the needs of others before his own. He has a strong sense of justice and a desire to help others, making him a natural hero at heart.
Izuku’s birthday is July 15th.
7. Takemichi Hanagaki/Tokyo Revengers
If there is an MC that cries as he fights, that;s your boy Takemichi. While he is not proficient in the art of throwing hands like he other gang members, his heart and sheer will make up for it. Takemichi travels back in time in order to save his ex-girlfriend, Hinata Tachibana, and prevent the dark turn of the Toman Manji gang.
Takemichi is initially portrayed as a timid and powerless person, who is haunted by his past mistakes and the regret of not being able to protect Hinata. However, he gradually gains confidence and determination as he makes efforts to change the future.
Takemichi is highly empathetic and caring towards those around him, especially towards Hinata and his gang mates. He is also willing to put himself in danger to protect them and make amends for his past failures. He is highly strategic and adaptable, often coming up with creative solutions to overcome obstacles.
Takemichi’s birthday is June 15th.
8. Tanjiro Kamado/Demon Slayer
If you haven’t heard of this character, you may have either been under a rock for the past 2-3 years, or you’re just entering your anime phase. Tanjiro is a young man who becomes a demon slayer after his family is attacked and killed by demons, with his younger sister, Nezuko, turning into a demon herself.
Tanjiro’s heart is filled with nothing but purewholesomeness. Tanjiro is known for his kind and empathetic personality, often trying to understand the motives and emotions of others, including demons. His interactions with other corps members really add onto his great personality.
Tanjiro is highly skilled in combat, using his knowledge of demons and his water-based breathing techniques to defeat them. However, he never takes pleasure in killing like some other characters you will see. He is someone soo grounded in what it means to be kind that he ends up learning about the backstories of demons he faces, leading him to understand them to an extent.
Tanjiro’s birthday is July 14th.
9. Akira Hayama/Food Wars!
First off, shout out my Brampton mans, I had to add this one in for the culture. Akira Hayama is one of the antagonists in the series and boy does his cooking amaze. He is a student at Totsuki Culinary Academy and a member of the Elite Ten Council, known for his unique style of cooking and expertise in spices.
Akira’s personality is one of confidence and precision. He is highly skilled in cooking with spices, often using his knowledge of their flavors and aromas to create unique and delicious dishes. He is also highly competitive, always striving to improve and push himself to be the best.
Despite his competitive nature, Akira is also shown to be respectful towards his fellow chefs and appreciates their talents. He is a loyal friend and values the bonds he has formed with his fellow members of the Elite Ten Council, often putting their needs before his own.
Akira’s birthday is July 7th.
10. Tsumugi Kotobuki/K-On!
Ending off our list is one anime character who’s eyebrows first caught my eye (they’re soo cute!). Tsumugi Kotobuki, also known as “Mugi,” is a member of the light music club at Sakuragaoka High School, where she plays the keyboard and provides the club with a wealth of knowledge about music and instruments.
Tsumugi’s personality is one of kindness and gentleness. She is always there for her friends and clubmates, offering a listening ear and a helping hand when needed. She is also highly cultured and sophisticated, coming from a wealthy family and often introducing her friends to new foods, music, and experiences.
Tsumugi is highly skilled in playing the keyboard and has a passion for music. She is often the one who comes up with the melody for the club’s songs and is always looking for ways to improve her skills.
Tsumugi’s birthday is July 2nd.
People with the Cancer sign are known for being emotional, caring, intelligent, determined, and sometimes insecure. Just like the Pisces star sign, they both are water signs.
We hope you found a character that you can connect with or that piques your interest!
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