Recent Topics

Anyone from Canada? by Mowichanee
[Yesterday at 06:06:03 PM]


Ja Mahalac!!! by Mowichanee
[Yesterday at 06:05:03 PM]


Dragon Ball Super AMV - Rubbin' Off the Paint by Chakrai
[December 13, 2017, 01:59:49 AM]


nice! by Tofu
[December 08, 2017, 09:42:37 AM]


Dragon Ball Super by LordWilhelmIV
[December 03, 2017, 08:56:34 PM]

View Desktop Site View Mobile Site

* ShoutBox!

Refresh History
  • Keep it Clean! No Advertising!
  • Today at 10:25:51 AM
    interestinngg,  a new recruit
  • Today at 01:05:20 AM
    Pm Me.
  • Yesterday at 07:18:56 AM
    i have a lot free time can work like 12h Day in code
  • Yesterday at 07:16:29 AM
    if you want See my progress [link]
  • Yesterday at 07:15:10 AM
    Dumke i am marcomurta from Ragzone i have some progress i am working with old akcore people we are intressed in Join in your Team
  • December 12, 2017, 10:35:22 PM
    Luke[Dumke] i want help us with the Dev where we can Talk?
  • December 12, 2017, 10:34:11 PM
    Hello Guys
  • December 12, 2017, 01:25:50 PM
    :barduck:
  • December 10, 2017, 08:38:32 AM
    :uwot:
  • December 06, 2017, 02:30:56 PM
    :aussie:
  • December 06, 2017, 11:53:15 AM
    >:(
  • December 05, 2017, 09:28:21 AM
    me --> [link]
  • December 05, 2017, 09:27:19 AM
    you get 19+1+14+20+1 = 55 = 5x5 =25. Now mirror the number 25 and you get 52 = 5-2 = Illuminati pyramid has 3 sides. Santa = Illuminati confirmed!
  • December 05, 2017, 09:25:08 AM
    Santa...in the alphabet the S is the 19th letter. And if you break down the word santa like that with the rest of the letter
  • December 05, 2017, 05:48:35 AM
    :aussie:
  • December 05, 2017, 05:48:16 AM
    Nononono. The Aussie Santa is Dumke
  • December 05, 2017, 04:45:20 AM
    :))
  • December 05, 2017, 02:43:26 AM
    oi oi oi im the australian santa oi oi oi
  • December 04, 2017, 06:14:29 PM
    [link]
  • December 02, 2017, 12:18:55 PM
    WINTER IS HERE!
  • December 02, 2017, 09:51:20 AM
    [link]
  • December 02, 2017, 03:38:09 AM
    Lookin' good
  • December 01, 2017, 04:38:29 AM
    [link]
  • November 28, 2017, 10:25:47 AM
    :grin:
  • November 28, 2017, 01:51:09 AM
    Well that's friggin depressing
  • November 28, 2017, 12:30:05 AM
    D:
  • November 27, 2017, 11:39:49 PM
    ecsdee
  • November 25, 2017, 03:16:03 PM
    :crydbo:
  • November 25, 2017, 05:18:38 AM
    :'(
  • November 25, 2017, 05:18:32 AM
    me: [link]  [link]

Topic: Smartest Anime/Manga Characters  (Read 10589 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« on: September 11, 2014, 02:20:53 PM »

    Offline Camus

  • 2 Dragonballs
  • Honor: 3 / 0
  • Posts: 69
    • View Profile
  • She hears the silence so loud
  • I am a: Kaioken Master
Who you think is the smartest character?

« Last Edit: September 13, 2014, 03:49:38 AM by Camus »

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #1 on: September 11, 2014, 03:08:27 PM »

    Offline Steven

  • 5 Dragonballs
  • Honor: 23 / 1
  • Posts: 743
    • View Profile
  • Sexy Steve



« Last Edit: September 11, 2014, 03:10:31 PM by Steven »

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #2 on: September 11, 2014, 03:20:33 PM »

    Offline Jak

  • 4 Dragonballs
  • Honor: 12 / 1
  • Posts: 475
    • View Profile

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #3 on: September 11, 2014, 03:28:38 PM »

    Offline Danny

  • 4 Dragonballs
  • Honor: 3 / 1
  • Posts: 484
    • View Profile
  • bang bang
  • I am a: Gun Maniac

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #4 on: September 11, 2014, 03:30:34 PM »

    Offline Nia

  • Dragon King's Focus
  • Honor: 77 / 6
  • Posts: 2,911
    • View Profile
  • Two in harmony surpass one in perfection.
  • I am a: Kaioken Master




"I am the bone of my sword
 Steel is my body and fire is my blood
 I have created over a thousand blades
 Unknown to Death, Nor known to Life
 Have withstood pain to create many weapons
 Yet, those hands will never hold anything
 So as I pray, Unlimited Blade Works."

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #5 on: September 11, 2014, 04:04:09 PM »

    Offline Sendoku

  • 5 Dragonballs
  • Honor: 9 / 2
  • Posts: 565
    • View Profile
  • A new era is coming.
  • I am a: Swordsmaster
Light yagami cuz he was smarter than L in the end.


Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #6 on: September 11, 2014, 05:18:27 PM »

    Offline LordSchmee

  • 2 Dragonballs
  • Honor: 8 / 5
  • Posts: 143
    • View Profile
  • A dead planet is one of infinite possibilities.
  • I am a: Super Saiyan
Don't forget:



A lot of people more or less forget about Bulma after DBZ, but she is still a Capsule Corp inventor.

I agree on Light, too. That whole "N and M together were superior!" plot twist at the end of the series was literally one of the most idiotic endings to a smart series I've ever seen.

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #7 on: September 11, 2014, 07:05:38 PM »

    Offline Jak

  • 4 Dragonballs
  • Honor: 12 / 1
  • Posts: 475
    • View Profile
Don't forget:



A lot of people more or less forget about Bulma after DBZ, but she is still a Capsule Corp inventor.

The difference between knowledge and intelligence is analogous to the difference between owning a gun and knowing how to shoot it. Bulma is strapped(has a lot of knowledge) but she can barely aim. The other characters mentioned here are sporting just a 9mm, but are excellent marksman.

Well, that's my take on it.

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #8 on: September 11, 2014, 07:38:47 PM »

    Offline LordSchmee

  • 2 Dragonballs
  • Honor: 8 / 5
  • Posts: 143
    • View Profile
  • A dead planet is one of infinite possibilities.
  • I am a: Super Saiyan
The difference between knowledge and intelligence is analogous to the difference between owning a gun and knowing how to shoot it. Bulma is strapped(has a lot of knowledge) but she can barely aim. The other characters mentioned here are sporting just a 9mm, but are excellent marksman.

Well, that's my take on it.
Intelligence
1. the ability to acquire and apply knowledge and skills.

I'd say that sounds about right for Bulma.

However, if we're talking tactical acumen, then I'd agree it isn't her forte. As far as tactics go, I guess I'd pay more attention to:


With the exception of maybe Chopper.

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #9 on: September 11, 2014, 08:10:26 PM »

    Offline Jak

  • 4 Dragonballs
  • Honor: 12 / 1
  • Posts: 475
    • View Profile
Intelligence
1. the ability to acquire and apply knowledge and skills.

I'd say that sounds about right for Bulma.

However, if we're talking tactical acumen, then I'd agree it isn't her forte. As far as tactics go, I guess I'd pay more attention to:


With the exception of maybe Chopper.

I'm not saying that Bulma is incapable, but she's capable to a far lesser extent than some of the other people mentioned in this thread. She really only seems smarter by a larger margin because she comes from a position of privilege in a society far more advanced, so knowledge was MUCH easier for her to acquire. I think if the other characters here had her knowledge their own inventions would run circles around Bulma's

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #10 on: September 11, 2014, 08:29:12 PM »

    Offline Roxas

  • Shenron
  • Honor: 24 / 4
  • Posts: 1,368
    • View Profile
  • Loyalty is key.
  • I am a: Super Saiyan

These guys.

Didnt your parents tell you not to play with me? Youll get burned.

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #11 on: September 11, 2014, 08:43:38 PM »
    • View Profile
  • I am a: Kaioken Master




to me they are the smartest anime guys ever ;)

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #12 on: September 11, 2014, 08:57:21 PM »

    Offline LordSchmee

  • 2 Dragonballs
  • Honor: 8 / 5
  • Posts: 143
    • View Profile
  • A dead planet is one of infinite possibilities.
  • I am a: Super Saiyan
I'm not saying that Bulma is incapable, but she's capable to a far lesser extent than some of the other people mentioned in this thread. She really only seems smarter by a larger margin because she comes from a position of privilege in a society far more advanced, so knowledge was MUCH easier for her to acquire. I think if the other characters here had her knowledge their own inventions would run circles around Bulma's
I agree to some extent, and disagree to others. I definitely agree that she had an edge in being able to learn due to being the daughter of a wealthy inventor, but she still had the intellect to accumulate that knowledge as well as the problem solving skills necessary to apply them in practice (as well as invent entirely new things).

I'd also disagree that their inventions would necessarily be greater than hers, because they (at least the ones I know of from the thread) are smart in different ways.

Oh, and (unrelated to Bulma) here's a character I really should've considered, but completely forgot about:

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #13 on: September 11, 2014, 09:10:37 PM »

    Offline Nia

  • Dragon King's Focus
  • Honor: 77 / 6
  • Posts: 2,911
    • View Profile
  • Two in harmony surpass one in perfection.
  • I am a: Kaioken Master
Oh, and (unrelated to Bulma) here's a character I really should've considered, but completely forgot about:


Isn't that the guy from Golden Boy (I think that was the name of the anime)?
That was such a dumb (in a good way) anime.


"I am the bone of my sword
 Steel is my body and fire is my blood
 I have created over a thousand blades
 Unknown to Death, Nor known to Life
 Have withstood pain to create many weapons
 Yet, those hands will never hold anything
 So as I pray, Unlimited Blade Works."

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #14 on: September 11, 2014, 09:24:33 PM »

    Offline Ren

  • 5 Dragonballs
  • Honor: 9 / 2
  • Posts: 636
    • View Profile
  • Confine, Murcielago!
  • I am a: Swordsmaster
Mustang from Full Metal Alchemist


Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #15 on: September 11, 2014, 09:29:14 PM »

    Offline Bardock

  • Dragon King's Strength
  • Honor: 85 / 6
  • Posts: 2,375
    • View Profile
    • Youtube channel
  • Legendary warrior.
  • I am a: Super Saiyan
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.
        
   like and subscribe please
 

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #16 on: September 11, 2014, 09:30:39 PM »

    Offline LordSchmee

  • 2 Dragonballs
  • Honor: 8 / 5
  • Posts: 143
    • View Profile
  • A dead planet is one of infinite possibilities.
  • I am a: Super Saiyan
Isn't that the guy from Golden Boy (I think that was the name of the anime)?
That was such a dumb (in a good way) anime.
Yep, Kintaro Oe. :D Insanely fast learner, not just with the ability to learn but the motivation to learn and to do things. He's also just a generally nice person who helps anyone he can.
He's basically L, if L had more motivation to learn about everything rather than focusing entirely on problem solving, and generally if he wasn't a selfish prick.

It's a shame they only made a 6 ep OVA for it. :( I think the manga had around 10 volumes, but it was never translated into English.

Oh, and don't forget Goku's father.

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #17 on: September 11, 2014, 09:38:19 PM »

    Offline Nia

  • Dragon King's Focus
  • Honor: 77 / 6
  • Posts: 2,911
    • View Profile
  • Two in harmony surpass one in perfection.
  • I am a: Kaioken Master
Yep, Kintaro Oe. :D Insanely fast learner, not just with the ability to learn but the motivation to learn and to do things. He's also just a generally nice person who helps anyone he can.
He's basically L, if L had more motivation to learn about everything rather than focusing entirely on problem solving, and generally if he wasn't a selfish prick.

It's a shame they only made a 6 ep OVA for it. :( I think the manga had around 10 volumes, but it was never translated into English.

Oh, and don't forget Goku's father.


You forgot, L would also have to be a tremendous pervert of Muten Roshi proportions. XD

Also, Bardock was never a "brilliant scientist."
Just some of that good old fashioned bad rewriting. XD

Also, I'd forgotten about more of Toriyama's weird genius characters.



"I am the bone of my sword
 Steel is my body and fire is my blood
 I have created over a thousand blades
 Unknown to Death, Nor known to Life
 Have withstood pain to create many weapons
 Yet, those hands will never hold anything
 So as I pray, Unlimited Blade Works."

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #18 on: September 11, 2014, 09:45:57 PM »

    Offline LordSchmee

  • 2 Dragonballs
  • Honor: 8 / 5
  • Posts: 143
    • View Profile
  • A dead planet is one of infinite possibilities.
  • I am a: Super Saiyan
You forgot, L would also have to be a tremendous pervert of Muten Roshi proportions. XD

Also, Bardock was never a "brilliant scientist."
Just some of that good old fashioned bad rewriting. XD

Also, I'd forgotten about more of Toriyama's weird genius characters.


The brains of L, the motivation and good heart of Goku, and the perversion of Roshi.
That's probably the best description of Kintaro I've ever seen.

Ohh, I forgot about Turbo actually. Did you ever read the Dr Slump manga? Random tangent but I really loved all the little activities etc between chapters. Dunno if they ever did that on scanlations (I read retail) but I love when mangaka do that. Was a shame there was nothing similar in Dragonball. xD

There's also:


Toriyama really likes the hot young inventor chicks, huh? :D

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #19 on: September 11, 2014, 09:59:52 PM »
    • View Profile
  • "Being the best isn't all it's made out to be..."
  • I am a: Swordsmaster
Shikamaru !!
« Last Edit: September 11, 2014, 10:02:36 PM by Itachi Uchiha »
" If you have power, you become alienated and also arrogant, even if you are coveted and sought after at first "
*Special thanks to the creators of this signature:Vroku, and Monkey D. Luffy*
Boku wa Itachi!||I am Itachi!

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #20 on: September 11, 2014, 10:09:49 PM »

    Offline Nia

  • Dragon King's Focus
  • Honor: 77 / 6
  • Posts: 2,911
    • View Profile
  • Two in harmony surpass one in perfection.
  • I am a: Kaioken Master
The brains of L, the motivation and good heart of Goku, and the perversion of Roshi.
That's probably the best description of Kintaro I've ever seen.

Ohh, I forgot about Turbo actually. Did you ever read the Dr Slump manga? Random tangent but I really loved all the little activities etc between chapters. Dunno if they ever did that on scanlations (I read retail) but I love when mangaka do that. Was a shame there was nothing similar in Dragonball. xD

There's also:


Toriyama really likes the hot young inventor chicks, huh? :D

I haven't finished Dr. Slump, but I have the first 4 volumes. Great series though.
And yeah, Lucca looked an awful lot like Bulma.

And yeah, nothing beat the Akira Toriyama Non-fiction Doodle Theater. XD


"I am the bone of my sword
 Steel is my body and fire is my blood
 I have created over a thousand blades
 Unknown to Death, Nor known to Life
 Have withstood pain to create many weapons
 Yet, those hands will never hold anything
 So as I pray, Unlimited Blade Works."

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #21 on: September 11, 2014, 10:16:18 PM »

    Offline LordSchmee

  • 2 Dragonballs
  • Honor: 8 / 5
  • Posts: 143
    • View Profile
  • A dead planet is one of infinite possibilities.
  • I am a: Super Saiyan
I haven't finished Dr. Slump, but I have the first 4 volumes. Great series though.
And yeah, Lucca looked an awful lot like Bulma.

And yeah, nothing beat the Akira Toriyama Non-fiction Doodle Theater. XD
Oh it's pretty good! It's one of the first manga series I purchased (and the first of Toriyama's). Definitely worth the price. :D

Also if we're talking about how intelligent a character is, rather than their well of knowledge, I guess Ayla would count:


Sure, she's a prehistoric cavewoman, but she remarkably doesn't have too much difficulty coming to terms with modern concepts and manages to hold her own intellectually through-out the rest of the game.

It actually introduces an interesting dynamic between intelligence vs knowledge. Magus was definitely a more Knowledgeable character, but I'd argue that Ayla had a higher capacity for intellect.

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #22 on: September 11, 2014, 10:40:47 PM »
    • View Profile
  • Legacy!
  • I am a: Crane Hermit
Aizen... it was all just as planned

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #23 on: September 11, 2014, 11:12:13 PM »

    Offline Iceman

  • Oolong's Wish
  • Honor: 52 / 8
  • Posts: 2,056
    • View Profile
  • Emperor!
  • I am a: Shadow Knight


I agree about Lelouch. He is smart.
IGN: IcemanBos
Class: Shadow Knight
Guild: Pride Warriors

Smartest Anime/Manga Characters
« Reply #24 on: September 11, 2014, 11:29:56 PM »
    • View Profile
  • Assassin
  • I am a: Kaioken Master
Inaho

Keima

Okarin

Lala

Shiro