Top 10 Longest Rivalries in Shonen Anime, Ranked

Tai vs. Matt

This feud ultimately changed both of them for the better, despite flareups in Tri. For one thing,

Yusuke vs. Kuwabara

Yu Hakusho are among the rivals that became faster friends than any of the others on this list.

Ash vs. Paul

This rivalry might have only lasted during the Diamond and Pearl adaptation of the Pokémon shonen anime,

Kamina/Simon vs. Viral

Viral technically overwhelmed them in the first encounter, his superior mech and ability overwhelming Gurren's.

Light Yagami vs. L Lawliet

The two played cat and mouse, with L using increasingly unscrupulous methods to pin Light down

JoJo(s) vs. Dio Brando/DIO

The shonen anime JoJo's Bizarre Adventure has the iconic rivalry of the entire Joestar Family versus Dio Brando.

Yugi/Atem vs Kaiba

Kaiba got mind crushed, having his evil self shattered and him left to pick up the pieces.

Deku vs. Bakugo

Bakugo is one of the more memorable new age rivalries in shonen anime and manga that people can't help but love!

Naruto vs. Sasuke

Naruto vs. Sasuke is an amazing rivalry in the shonen anime Naruto where both of them have developed,

Vegeta vs. Goku

It was a very hard choice for number one. Naruto and Sasuke are firmly burned into shonen anime fans' minds, but Goku vs.

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