Enneagram 3w2 anime characters (a complete guide)

In this article, we will discuss enneagram 3w2 anime characters. We will do that by giving a brief overview of the enneagram 3w2 personality type. We will then move on to discussing anime characters having 3w2 personalities and describe their traits. 

Enneagram 3w2 anime characters 

Prominent anime characters with type 3w2 personality are as follows:

  • Uzumaki Naruto (Naruto)
  • Rock Lee (Naruto)
  • Oikawa Tooru (Haikyuu)
  • Roy Mustang (Full Metal Alchemist)
  • Leorio Paladiknight (Hunter X Hunter0
  • Ash Ketchum (Pokemon)
  • May (Haruka) (Pokemon)
  • Yuga Aoyama (My hero academy)
  • Kirisaki Chitoge (Nisekoi)
  • Mori Kogoro (Detective Conan)

Overview of enneagram 3w2

Type 3w2 has basic traits of type 3 and secondary traits of type 2.

Basic fear: Type 3w2 fear failure, and not being loved. To avoid this, they work hard to achieve goals so that their success validates their being worthy of love

Basic desire: Type 3w2 desire to be accepted and admired by others for their accomplishments. So, they act according to their audience in order to be liked, rather than being their real self.

Strengths of Type 3w2

  • Professional and efficient workers
  • Self-confident and self-aware
  • Easily connect with others
  • Care about their community
  • Goal-oriented

Weaknesses of Type 3w2

  • Concerned about social image
  • Struggle to accept failure
  • Can be manipulative (unintentionally)
  • Over-competitive

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Workplace and job 

Type 3w2 are warm, adventurous, driven, and good leaders. They prefer to work in jobs that allow them to execute their dreams into action e.g. pilot, lawyer, surgeon, entrepreneur, etc.

Source of Stress for type 3w2

  • Balancing personal and professional life
  • Concerned about bad image
  • Failure
  • Disappointing others
  • Having to entertain others

Enneagram 3w2 anime characters 

Following is a list of anime characters with type 3w2 personality:

Uzumaki Naruto (Naruto)

Uzumaki Naruto is the protagonist of the hit show naruto. He is popular for his exuberant, emotional, and persistent personality. He never gives up and always strives to improve his areas of weakness. He is shown to be a willing learner and is mostly on the lookout for new techniques he can learn to improve his strength. He appears to have strong will power and never gives up on anything despite how bleak the situation may look. He also has good observational skills and picks up on things from his surroundings. 

He responds to situations in an emotional manner and often jumps in without a plan. However, his quick strategic thinking in the moment helps him. He is particularly shown to be over-competitive and frequently challenges people to battle with him. 

With his friends, he is loyal and does anything to help and support them no matter how dangerous the situation is. He dreams to become a Hokage and be recognized by the villagers for his accomplishments.

Rock Lee (Naruto)

Rock Lee is a side character in naruto. In his personality, he is the most like naruto especially in terms of his hardworking and never-giving up nature. He is quite over competitive and also challenges others for a fight in order to improve. Furthermore, he is energetic, optimistic, and retains a hopeful outlook on life. In his personal and professional life, he makes sure to fulfill his duties and train regularly. He also acts on his emotions a lot, is passionate, and rarely loses composure especially in a fight. He respects his opponents and retains a sense of honor even after losing. Although, he gets down in the face of setbacks yet he springs back from such situations soon after. He dreams to improve and become a better ninja with hard work and perseverance.

Oikawa Tooru (Haikyuu)

Oikawa Tooru is one of the characters on the show ‘Haikyuu’. He is shown to be a female-magnet and is quite popular among others. His skills in volleyball are exceptional which makes him a pretty good player. He is quite intelligent and easily reads other people to figure out their weaknesses. Generally, he is ambitious and follows through by pushing hard. Particularly, he feels inferior to other players who are better than him. So, he strives to practice and improve to surpass them someday. Furthermore, he is attentive and considerate but usually towards his team members.

Roy Mustang (Full Metal Alchemist)

Roy Mustang is an important character on Full Metal Alchemist. He is shown to be a womanizer who is popular among his colleagues. He gives off a shallow and self-centered aura who mostly acts out of self-interest. However, he possesses high intellect and is pretty good with information gathering and planning big operations. His position is that of a commander in the military. 

Roy is devoted to helping out his friends and colleagues even though he tries to hide it. He is considerate and caring in a subtle way towards his friends and close ones. He acts as a protector and takes risks for others without hesitation. However, he has a temper that often clouds his judgment and in certain situations. 

Leorio Paladiknight (Hunter X Hunter)

Leorio Paaladiknight is an important character on the show ‘Hunter X Hunter’. Others know him by the name ‘Doctor’. He is introduced in the series as a selfish person who is concerned with gathering money. However, over time it is revealed that he wants to save money to help the poor. He is particularly sensitive to others when they don’t take him seriously and gets hurt. 

With his friends, he is loyal, trustworthy and a good ally who cheers everyone up. He is straightforward and works hard to become a doctor first and a hunter later. 

Ash Ketchum (Pokemon)

Ash Ketchum or Satoshi is the protagonist of the show Pokemon. He is shown to a determined character who dreams of becoming a great pokemon trainer one day. He is a strong and kind person who is considerate of treating his pokemon with kindness and friendship. He often surprises other people with his skills and quick strategy in a battle. H

e is able to think on his feet and is passionate in his approach. Often, he acts on his emotions in a reckless and impulsive manner. However, upon realizing his shortcomings, he makes an effort on improving himself and works hard. Initially, he found it difficult to open up to others and take criticism or advice. Yet, with time he learned to be more accepting. He often bragged about his achievements and felt pride in his accomplishments. With time, he learns to be more humble. 

He remains dedicated and committed to whatever he does and never breaks his promise. He cares a lot about his friends and often criticizes himself for making mistakes that could have harmed them. 

May (Haruka) (Pokemon)

May is a female pokemon trainer on the show pokemon. She is shown to be a kind and sweet girl who is helpful to others around her. She often acts on her emotions and gets in fiery temper especially if other people disagree with her. Initially, she is laidback about her view about being a pokemon trainer. However, with time she learns to be more persistent and hardworking in her training to be better. 

Yuga Aoyama (My hero academy)

Yuga Aoyama is one of the characters on the show ‘My hero academy’. He is depicted as a vain person full of pride who thinks he is better than other people. He cares about his social-image and often uses french and quirky mannerisms to be the center of attention. However, his personality is a facade as he feels insecure and thinks he is not special. 

He wants to have friends but lacks the skills. Over time, he makes friends with other characters and helps them in their time of need.  He also uses his observation to read people and act accordingly.

Kirisaki Chitoge (Nisekoi)

Kirisaki Chitoge is a lead on the show ‘Nisekoi’. She is shown to be a talkative and forgetful girl who often tries to help other people in need. She is confident and competent in many areas. She has many friends and easily bonds with others. Furthermore, she is considerate of others and tries to take care of them in any way she can.

Mori Kogoro (Detective Conan)

Mouri kogoro is a detective on the hit show ‘Detective Conan’. He is shown to possess an overinflated ego which plays out in his failure as a detective. He often makes sarcastic comments and is lax in his assumptions. However, he has a serious side that arises when his daughter is in trouble. He becomes professional and shows good deductive skills. His logical reasoning also improves. He often gets upset when other people criticize him since as he finds it difficult to accept any critique. Whereas, being applauded for his achievements take him over the moon. He loves being known as the greatest detective ever, even though all the work is done by another character. 

FAQs: Enneagram 3w2 anime characters

What is the Type 3 personality?

Type 3 personality is ambitious, social, and altruistic. They fear failure ad being unwanted by loved ones. So, they try really hard to be successful and accomplished individuals to prevent that from happening. It is one of the types from the nine enneagrams.

What is Type 3w2?

Type 3w2 or Type 3 wing 2 is an enneagram personality subtype. It has core characteristics of type three personality and complementary characteristics of type two personality. 

Which anime characters of type 3w2 personality?

Uzumaki Naruto, Rock Lee, Ash ketchum, and Leorio Paladiknigh are a few of the anime characters having type 3w2 type personalities among others. 

Can your Enneagram number change?

No. Enneagram type or number remains the same as we have the same personality patterns ingrained in us. However, a person’s traits may change over time.


In this article, we discussed enneagram type 3w2 personality and discussed famous anime characters with the same personality types We found that Uzumaki Naruto (Naruto), Rock Lee (Naruto), Oikawa Tooru (Haikyuu), Roy Mustang (Full Metal Alchemist), Leorio Paladiknight (Hunter X Hunter, Ash Ketchum (Pokemon), May (Haruka) (Pokemon), Yuga Aoyama (My hero academy), Kirisaki Chitoge (Nisekoi) and Mori Kogoro (Detective Conan) are anime characters most likely to have type 3w2 personality.

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