And early look at the May 2017 edition of Newtype Magazine has been released, and with it comes a peek at the latest Newtype Rankings! With Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale still going strong, a certain anime series seems to have dominated these Rankings for May 2017. Here are the results:

Male Rankings:

1) Kirito (Sword Art Online)

2) Mikazuki Augus (Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans)

3) Char Aznable (Mobile Suit Gundam)

4) Kazuma (KonoSuba)

5) Koyomi Araragi (Monogatari series)

6) Toriharon (Gothicmade: Hana no Utame)

7) Lelouch Lamperouge (Code Geass)

8) Rei Kiriyama (March Comes In Like A Lion)

9) Archer (Fate series)

10) Orga Itsuka (Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans)

Female Rankings:

1) Asuna (Sword Art Online)

2) Tanya Degurechaff (Saga of Tanya the Evil)

3) Saber (Fate series)

4) Rem (Re:Zero)

5) Ranka Lee (Macross Frontier)

6) Sheryl Nome (Macross Frontier)

7) Atra Mixta  (Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans)

8) Lachesis (Five Star Stories)

9) Serval (Kemono Friends)

10) Tsubasa Hanekawa (Monogatari series)

Series Rankings:

1) Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans

2) Saga of Tanya The Evil


4) March Comes In Like A Lion

5) Kemono Friends

6) Sword Art Online

7) Five Star Stories

8) Konosuba 2

9) your name.

10) Little Witch Academia

There you have it folks, Sword Art Online still going strong, with Iron-Blooded Orphans also dominating. Though a certain somebody from Gundam SEED seems to be missing. Don’t worry though, Easter is coming up, so Kira Yamato will rise again like he always does.

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