10 – SHIMAZU (DRIFTERS)

Shimazu is the main protagonist of the series. Amongst the three Drifters in the group, he’s the most willing to help the elves. He uses a nodachi and he has been seen carrying a wakizashi. He used to carry a tanegashima, which he uses only when his swords are unusable.

9 – MIFUNE (NARUTO)

Mifune is a samurai warrior and the General of the Land of Iron.

8 – AFRO (AFRO SAMURAI)

Afro is an incredibly talented swordsman, who’s father was decapitated in front of him as a child. That traumatic experience caused an innocent little boy to have a mind filled with revenge and that turned Afro into a cold-blooded killer; spilling the blood of countless souls.

7 – KING BRADLEY (FULLMETAL ALCHEMIST)

King Bradley is one of the seven Homunculi. He was known as “Wrath”, the final homunculus created by Father, and also known as “Pride”, which was created by the ancient alchemist Dante. Bradley is the leader of Amestris and the respected commander-in-chief of the State Military.

6 – NOBUNAGA (HUNTER X HUNTER)

Nobunaga Hazama is one of the members of the Phantom Troupe, an infamous gang of thieves with class A bounties. He is Troupe member number one and his physical strength ranks ninth in the group.

5 – VISTA (ONE PIECE)

“Flower Sword” Vista is the fifth division commander of the Whitebeard Pirates. He is one of the most prominent members of his crew and he’s considered as one of the strongest swordsmen in the world, possibly the second.

4 – KILLER BEE (NARUTO)

Killer Bee is a shinobi from Kumogakure. He is the most recent jinchuriki of the Eight-Tails. He’s been able to befriend and completely hone its power. Despite being responsible for the village’s protection, Bee is determined to be the world’s greatest rapper.

3 – ZORO (ONE PIECE)

Roronoa Zoro is a pirate and a former bounty hunter. He was the first member to join the Straw Hat Pirates, and he’s considered the most dangerous member of the crew after Luffy. His fame as a master swordsman and his great strength led others to believe, he was the true captain of the crew. He is one of the top three fighters in the crew alongside Luffy and Sanji.

2 – BYAKUYA (BLEACH)

Byakuya Kuchiki is the twenty-eighth head of the Kuchiki Clan, and one of the four great noble clans in the Soul Society. He is also the sixth Division captain and his lieutenant is Renji Abarai.

1 – MIHAWK (ONE PIECE)

Dracule “Hawk Eyes” Mihawk is a member of the Shichibukai. He’s also the current holder of the title of “Greatest Swordsman in the World”. Mihawk served as Roronoa Zoro’s swordsmanship master during the two year time skip after Marineford.