During his long career, Rumiko Takahashi has created many characters, some as protagonists of romance and life manga, others of action manga. All of his works are known around the world without too great a difference, between Ranma 1/2, Inuyasha, Maison Ikkoku, Lum and all the others.

But who is Rumiko Takahashi’s strongest protagonist? Or better, who would have a match in a ring between Inuyasha, Ranma, Ataru, Mao and Rinne. win?? Born out of a social question, the author reacts to this conflict herself.

According to Rumiko Takahashi, among the five participants considered is the The first loser would be Inuyasha. Despite his powers as a half demon, he was unable to use the sword and besides, he is difficult to understand so that he would not understand the rules and would be disqualified immediately. The second to retreat would be Mao, the mystical warrior who, however, cannot die as the protagonist of Takahashi’s latest manga. For this very reason, in the face of his stoicism, he would withdraw from the fight.

And the last three? According to Takahashi, it would depend a lot on the price that it is about. If there was a girl for a prize, then it was Lums Ataru Moroboshi would certainly have the cards at stake to win. Rumiko Takahashi’s first character would actually be extremely motivated in this case. With a cash prize, however, Rinne would have the upper hand. But given his stubbornness Ranma could be the candidate for victory.

However, he doesn’t give a decisive answer to the final trio, who knows if he’s not thinking of creating a new manga about it.

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