13 most disliked Demon Slayer characters, ranked

Demon Slayer is an emotional rollercoaster ride that keeps us hooked by throwing a variety of characters at us. Let's look at 13 characters that we just don't particularly like.

Demon Slayer: Mugen Train Arc | Photo Courtesy: Funimation
Demon Slayer: Mugen Train Arc | Photo Courtesy: Funimation /
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1. Muzan Kibutsuji

Where do I even begin with this sharply dressed kingpin of malevolence? He's a man who's basically the ultimate bad news wrapped in a suit, strolling down ancient Japan like he owns the place.

Muzan isn't just any villain; he's the big cheese of the demon world, the root of all evil that's spreading misery like it's going out of style. His hobby? Oh, just turning unsuspecting folks into demons, thereby ruining countless lives and throwing a massive wrench into the gears of peace. What a guy. His unforgiving nature and insatiable thirst for power make him the character fans love to hate. Whether he's manipulating his underlings or facing off against our beloved Demon Slayer Corps, Muzan does it with a chilling grace that makes your skin crawl.

Now, why does Muzan top the charts as the most disliked character in Demon Slayer? It's not because he forgot to RSVP to the Slayer's Guild annual picnic, that's for sure. This guy is the reason why Tanjiro and company are out there risking their necks in the first place. Every tear shed, every hardship faced, and pretty much every moment of terror can be traced back to him. Muzan's actions are driven by a mix of fear of death and a desire for absolute control, making him a relentless force of darkness.

Muzan's profound impact on the storyline, from the very personal tragedy of Tanjiro's family to the overarching threat to humanity, cements his position as Public Enemy Number One. It's his combination of cold intelligence, brutal efficiency, and the sheer scope of his evil deeds that make him the character fans most love to hate.

In the grand tapestry of Demon Slayer villains, Muzan Kibutsuji is the darkest thread, weaving a tapestry of chaos and despair that's hard to ignore.

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