30 Cool Anime Tattoo Design Ideas To Inspire You

I earn commissions for purchases made through links in this post.

Anime fans will love looking through these cool and inspiring anime tattoo design ideas. These anime tattoos range from simple and small to tattoos that are larger-scale pieces with a striking visual impact.

You’ll find tattoo designs for your favorite anime or manga including Sailor Moon, Naruto, Pokemon, Hunter x Hunter, and more.

1. Itachi Tattoo

This Itachi arm tattoo looks amazing. It has so much amazing detail and the colors are vibrant and bold.

colorful Itachi tattoo
Credit: 7_sins_tattoo

2. Sailor Moon Star Power Stick

If you’re a fan of the anime Sailor moon, you could get a tattoo of one of her star power sticks. Pink, blue, and yellow are all great colors to choose from.

sailor moon star tattoo
Credit: 33.tattoo

3. Ekans from Pokemon

In Pokemon, Ekans is a snake-like Pokemon that is purple with yellow bands. For many people, Ekans is a popular choice for an anime tattoo design because of its cool and unique look.

Ekan tattoo
Credit: agedragotattoo

4. Itachi Mangekyō Sharingan Tattoo

If you’re a fan of Naruto/Naruto Shippuden, then you know how powerful the Sharingan is. Itachi was able to awaken hisMangekyō Sharingan after witnessing the death of his best friend, Shisui Uchiha. This is the perfect anime tattoo design if Itachi is your favorite character.

Itachi tattoo with sharingan

Credit: aidencalaveras

5. Neon Genesis Evangelion

Neon Genesis Evangelion is an anime from the 90s that is considered a classic. The plot of the anime follows the story of 14-year-old Shinji Ikari, who is called to Tokyo-3 by his father to pilot a giant mech known as an Evangelion and protect the city from mysterious creatures known as Angels.

Evangelion tattoo
Credit: banana_tattoo_moscow

6. Sailor Moon Eyes

If you’re a fan of the classic anime Sailor Moon, you may want to consider getting a tattoo of the show’s main character’s eyes. These eyes are simple and super cute.

sailor moon eyes tattoo
Credit: bestasiantattoo

7. Pikachu Pokemon Tattoo

I love this bright and colorful Pikachu tattoo. This tattoo is so creative with the electricity coming from its cheeks and the look as if Pikachu is jumping out of the screen.

Pikachu Pokemon tattoo
Credit: bigluketattoo

8. Nezuko from Demon Slayer

In Demon Slayer, Nezuko is a young girl who is turned into a demon against her will. She eventually becomes one of the show’s main protagonists and shows a tremendous amount of courage and strength in the face of adversity. If you’re looking for a powerful and inspiring anime tattoo, Nezuko is a great choice.

nezuko tattoo demon slayer
Credit: byahko

9. Wailmer Pokemon

In the TV show Pokemon, Wailmer is a giant water-type Pokemon that is often used by trainers as a means of transport. With its large size and adorable face, it’s no wonder this Pokemon has become a fan favorite.

wailmer tattoo
Credit: charlie_schiavoni

10. Super Saiyan God Goku Tattoo

Super Saiyan God (SSG) is a transformation that gives the user divine (Godly) energy. It gives them a power boost beyond Super Saiyan 3. In this form, Goku gets magenta/red hair, which is the meaning behind his hair color in this tattoo.

Super Saiyan God Goku
Credit: elfxblade

11. Tiny Nezuko

Here’s another tattoo design that features a cute and tiny version of Nezuko. This absolutely amazing tattoo is great for both men and women.

baby nezuko tattoo
Credit: gamer.ink

12. Luna from Sailor Moon

If you adore Artemis the cat from Sailor Moon, you’ll love this tattoo. In the anime, Artemis is the guardian of the moon and is often seen helping out Sailor Moon and her friends. He’s a courageous and powerful cat who stands up for what he believes in, making him a great choice for an anime tattoo.

sailor moon cat tattoo
Credit: gnieszka_tattoo

13. Shoto Todoroki My Hero Academia Tattoo

Shoto Todoroki is a character in the TV series My Hero Academia. A great quote from Shoto goes as follows “If you want to stop this, then stand up! Because I’ve got one thing to say to you: never forget who you want to become!”

Shoto Todoroki My Hero Academia
Credit: hangman.tattoo

14. Sukuna Tattoo

In the popular anime Jujutsu Kaisen, Sukuna is a special grade cursed spirit. It’s the most powerful cursed spirit in the series and is able to defeat any opponent. If you’re looking for an anime tattoo that’s both dark and powerful, Sukuna is a great choice.

sukuna tattoo
Credit: inkyago

15. Naruto from Child to Adult

As a Naruto fan, I absolutely love this tattoo. It’s an arm sleeve that shows Naruto as a child, teenager, and adult. This tattoo is amazing in every way.

Naruto arm sleeve tattoo
Credit: inkyago

16. Izuku Midoriya

Izuku Midoriya is from the manga and anime My Hero Academia. He is a young boy who dreams of becoming a superhero, even though he has no superpowers. Midoriya is courageous and determined, always pushing himself to be better.

Izuku Midoriya simple tattoo
Credit: ken_possibble

17. Pokemon Halloween Tattoo

This bright and colorful Pokemon Halloween tattoo looks amazing! This tattoo features all of your favorite Pokemon characters with a fun and spooky theme. I highly recommend checking out the tattoo artist @lauraanunnaki for more vibrant tattoos.

Pokemon Halloween tattoo

18. Itachi Forearm

The Itachi tattoos that I’ve come across are beyond amazing, and this one is no different. It showcases a cool portrait of the character within a square and is located on the forearm.

Itachi arm tattoo
Credit: luso.tattoo

19. Itachi with ANBU Mask

As you can see here, Itachi is wearing his ANBU Mask. The mask is used by the Black Ops (ANBU) to distinguish themselves from normal shinobi and also to hide their identities.

Itachi with ANBU Mask
Credit: mikiriki_tatuuje

20. Jujutsu Kaisen Sukuna Tattoo

In the popular anime Jujutsu Kaisen, Sukuna is a powerful cursed spirit known as the King of Curses. Sukuna has been incarnated into Itadori, therefore taking over his body and speaking through it.

Jujutsu Kaisen Sukuna Tattoo
Credit: mont.ink

21. Sukuna Red Hand

Here’s another awesome Jujutsu Kaisen tattoo. The Sukuna aspect of the show is pretty popular when it comes to getting a tattoo that represents this anime.

jujutsu kaisen tattoo
Credit: neko.ttt

22. Nezuko and Tanjiro

Tanjiro and Nezuko are siblings who fight together to protect each other. Tanjiro is a skilled swordsman, while Nezuko can alter her body’s size and height. They make a formidable team and are always looking out for each other.

demon slayer tattoo nezuko and tanjiro
Credit: shaitreze

23. Pink Heart Wand

The heart wand is the signature weapon of Sailor Moon. It is used to defeat enemies and to protect the innocent. The wand is also a symbol of love and courage.

sailor moon heart wand tattoo
Credit: songe.tattoo

24. Sharingan Tattoo

The Sharingan is an ability that is unique to the Uchiha clan. It allows them the “Eye of Insight.” This ability allows them to do a few different things. One of which is to be able to copy nearly any jutsu they see.

itachi sharingun tattoo
Credit: takko.san

25. Hunter x Hunter

Killua Zoldyck from Hunter x Hunter is a character who is known for his ruthlessness. He is willing to do whatever it takes to win. However, he also has a softer side and is protective of his friends and family.

Killua Zoldyck from Hunter x Hunter
Credit: tatuajes.la4tapuerta

26. Kyojuro Rengoku Demon Slayer Tattoo

Kyojuro Rengoku is a favorite among many from the anima TV series Demon Slayer. Kyojuro is a powerful swordsman in the Demon Slayer Corps. If you enjoy this character, this is a cool tattoo design to consider.

Kyojuro Rengoku Demon Slayer Tattoo
Credit: vienna.tattoo

27. Sailor Mars Wand

The Sailor Mars wand is a powerful magical item from the Sailor Moon series. It is used by the character Sailor Mars and it allows her to create and control fire.

sailor moon star wand tattoo
Credit: stencilforte

28. Pokemon Gameboy Tattoo

This Pokemon Gameboy tattoo is so cool. It has the boldest and most vibrant colors. Additionally, it features Pikachu, Squirtle, Bulbasaur, and Charmander.

colorful pokemon tattoo gameboy
Credit: viktorie_amazink_tattoo

29. Izuku Midoriya Tattoo

This tattoo features Izuku Midoriya from My Hero Academia. Izuku is a strong-willed character that has a passion for all things heroes. What makes him interesting is that he wasn’t born with any quirks, but was still able to gain the attention of the legendary hero All Might.

Izuku Midoriya Tattoo

Credit: whysogreen_tattoo

30. Cowboy Bebop Tattoo

Cowboy Bebop is a show about a group of bounty hunters who travel the galaxy in search of criminals. The show is set in the year 2071 and it features a mix of western and sci-fi elements.

cowboy bebop tattoo
Credit: yellow_rose_tattoo

Even if you’ve never watched anime or read manga, these tattoo designs might just change your mind. I hope these designs have helped to inspire your next cool anime tattoo.

Related Articles: