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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!”
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.