Among the several villains in an anime, some characters will go to any length to achieve their nefarious ends.
Moreover, while these antagonists might have different motives, they are quite similar in disregarding the needs and safety of others.
Here is the list of the evilest villains of all time in an anime.
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Griffith is among those villains who appear to be humble and innocent. However, they strike their opponents most terrifyingly. Moreover, he uses his charm and ambition to manipulate people into following him.
Shou Tucker (Fullmetal Alchemist)
Shou Tucker left a frightening mark on the audience despite appearing only in a few episodes. In addition, he is among the most hated villains in the anime community as he sacrificed his daughter, Nina for his chimera research. He ended up fusing Nina with their family dog, Alexander.
Light Yagami (Death Note)
Although Light is the ‘protagonist’ of Death Note, he is truly the main villain in the series. While initially, he used the Death Note to kill the worst criminals, later he began using it to murder anyone who stumbled upon his secret.
Father (Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood)
Father was the creator of the homunculus. However, he sacrificed an entire country to advance in power. Besides that, he does it to absorb the strength of God and can even kill his children, the Homunculi, to achieve his ends.
The Major (Hellsing)
In short, the Major is a nazi and a major narcissist. Also, he served as the former first lieutenant of Adolf Hitler. Additionally, he began a bloodbath in London to satisfy a grudge that’s over half a century old.
Frieza (Dragon Ball Z)
Frieza was the greatest enemy Goku in the series. Furthermore, he is responsible for the extermination of the entire Saiyan race. Also, he caused multiple invasions on Earth.