In the anime world, there are some characters whose life seems to be tangled in misfortune. Here are some of the characters who stand out for their extremely bad luck.
1. Yamcha - Dragon Ball
Yamcha had a rough time. First, he broke up with Bulma; then he died fighting Saibamen. But he was so unlucky that even after coming back to life, nothing much improved in his life. While others got stronger, Yamcha became a bit of a joke in the Dragon Ball community. In Dragon Ball Super, he is teased for being weak, but at least he didn't die again.
2. Iyami - Osomatsu-San
No one has good luck in the Osomatsu san series, but Iyami has the worst of all. He wants to become rich and have a loving partner, but he always fails in both matters. Even if he tries to do something good, things get wrong. His cheap schemes always backfire, and he ends up in the same mess.
3. Koichi Hirose - JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure
Koichi Hirose is a strong but unlucky character. His luck kept piling up; he was kidnapped and shot. Koichi's ability to endure constant bad luck makes him one of the unluckiest characters in JoJo's world.
4. Taizou Hasegawa - Gintama
Taizhou Hasegawa is a victim of extreme bad luck. He lost his wife and his government job. Despite his attempts to bounce back, he constantly faces failure. He always becomes a victim of humiliation.
5. Touma Kamijou - A Certain Magical Index
Touma's childhood was very tough. However, his classmates believe his misfortunes bring him good luck. His power cancels magic and also his luck. Despite all this, he stays positive and tackles everything with a good heart.
6. Guts - Berserk
Guts has the unluckiest life despite being a strong and skilled swordsman. He was born from his mother's corpse and was labeled as a cursed child; on top of that, his foster father betrayed and sold him. His life is tough and he constantly faces war and betrayal, making him the unluckiest character.
7. Team Rocket - Pokemon
Team Rocket tries to steal Pikachu thousands of times but fails every time. Despite failing every time, they never lose hope and come up with new strategies every time.
8. Takemichi Hanagaki - Tokyo Revengers
Takemichi Hanagaki from Tokyo Revengers is incredibly unlucky. Forced to go back in time to save his girlfriend, he gets caught in gang drama and often ends up in the wrong place at bad times. Despite being a crybaby, his misfortunes, like having dog poop on his head during a gang argument, add a unique touch to the story.
9. Kariya Matou - Fate/Zero
Kariya Matou is a powerful character who sacrifices almost everything to protect a girl. His rigorous training led to mental and physical deterioration. Despite proposing to his loved one and facing a tragic death, his sacrifice was deemed pointless by Sakura.
10. Ganga Igarashi - Deadman Wonderland
Ganta Igarashi, the main character of Deadman Wonderland, sees his life shattered when a mysterious figure kills all his classmates. Falsely accused, he's sentenced to death. His troubles escalate in Deadman Wonderland, where he's forced into fights and witnesses gruesome deaths.