Enneagram 6w7 anime characters (a complete guide)

In this article, we will discuss enneagram 6w7 anime characters. We will do that by giving a brief overview of the enneagram 6w7 personality type. We will then move on to discussing anime characters having 6w7 personalities and describe their traits. 

Enneagram 6w7 anime characters 

Prominent anime characters with type 6w7 personality are as follows:

  • Edward Elric (Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood)
  • Eijirou Kirishima (My Hero Academy)
  • Chihiro Ogion (Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi)
  • Usopp (One Piece)
  • Yamaguchi Tadashi (Haikyuu)
  • Yachi Hitoka (Haikyuu)
  • Shouya Ishida (Koe no Katachi)
  • Kyo Sohma (Fruits Basket)
  • Minoru Mineta (My Hero Academy)
  • Yukine (Noragami)
  • Suzuha Amane (Steins Gate)
  • Misty (Pokemon)
  • Mitsukuni Haninozuka/ Honey (Ouran Highschool Host Club)

Overview of enneagram 6w7

Type 6w7 has basic traits of type 6 and secondary traits of type 7.

Basic fear 

Type 6w7 fear loss of their support system which is exhibited by their affirmation and reassurance-seeking behavior.

Basic desire 

Type 6w7 desire to feel secure and safe. This is exhibited by their love and support for others and loyalty. They often defend themself by projecting their feelings on other people which may lead to misunderstandings in relationships.

Strengths of Type 6w7

  • Caring
  • Uphold commitments
  • Social and free-spirited
  • Dedicated to good causes

Weaknesses of Type 6w7

  • Indecisive
  • Engage in self-doubt
  • Care a lot about material possessions
  • Difficulty with negative emotions

Workplace and job 

Type 6w7 are positive, reliable, and helps others to reach a common goal. They prefer to work in jobs that include social interaction and stability e.g.actor, author, nurse, professor, etc.

Source of Stress for type 6w7

  • Negativity from others
  • Feelings of rejection
  • Losing trust in loved ones
  • Facing internal conflicts

Enneagram 6w7 anime characters 

Following is a list of anime characters with type 6w7 personality:

Edward Elric (Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood)

Edward Elric is the protagonist of the show ‘Fullmetal Alchemist’. He has been depicted as a stubborn, strongwilled, and immature character who often suffers in life due to these qualities. At times, he can be selfish, self-absorbed, and act outs against authority figures. However, he possesses a good heart and is loyal to his close friends. He is especially compassionate and selfless towards his loved ones and can feel other people’s pain. Although he is quick-tempered but he extends his help to anyone who needs it. 

His past mistakes that cost his brother his life weigh heavily on him and he tries to find ways to ease his guilt. He is especially afraid of losing his brother and support system. So, he makes effort to protect them at all costs and takes full responsibility for his actions. He also tries to accomplish everything on his own and does not rely on God, spiritual figures, and even people close to him in the process. 

Eijirou Kirishima (My Hero Academy)

Eijirou Kirishima is one of the side characters on the show ‘My Hero Academy’. He has been depicted as an outgoing and social character who takes pride in manliness. He aspires to be a noble hero who is selfless and helps others despite being scared. His past shows that he used to experience self-doubt in his abilities and beat himself a lot for not being able to be there for other people against villains. 

He would often compare himself with other heroes who were brave and would put their lives on the line. With time, he overcomes his fear and works to protect others. He also goes through a transformation, makes many friends, works hard to improve his ability, and develops a strong sense of responsibility for his actions. Initially, he required reassurance and help from others to be more confident but in the latter part of the series, he starts to become more self-sufficient. 

Usopp (One Piece)

Usopp is one of the main characters on the show one piece. He has been depicted as a character who is often cowardly in the face of danger yet he lies to others by presenting a favorable image of himself to compensate for his lack of courage. Despite his tendency to get scared easily, he has a compassionate side and works hard to protect his friends.

 He often gets emotional, is anxious and insecure during times of stress. However, in desperate times, he puts everything aside and is there for people who need him.  He also experiences self-doubt and is critical of himself but he puts up a facade of confidence and bravery to cope through difficult situations. He possesses great pride, upholds his commitments, and makes his contribution to battles that are based on noble causes despite his fears. 

Kyo Sohma (Fruits Basket)

Kyo Sohma is one of the main characters on Fruits Basket. His character is stubborn and short-tempered who is often rude to people around him. Furthermore, he is emotional but possesses enough social skills to make multiple connections with people. He can be quite violent yet self-sacrificing for others close to him. His childhood history involved abuse, rejection, and bullying by people. This influenced him a lot and made him quite hesitant about being close to people. 

Kyo is often afraid of hurting others and being rejected. He particularly feels like an outsider towards his family as he is always singled out and not invited to gatherings. This fear applies to Tohru as well as he gets scared that she will reject him if she sees his true self. He also struggles with self-doubt and self-hatred. He dislikes Yuki the most because according to him he is the reason for him being excluded by other people. With time, he becomes more kind and affectionate and starts smiling more.  

Minoru Mineta (My Hero Academy)

Minoru Mineta is a side character on ‘My Hero Academy’. He has been shown to be a timid and perverted character who is quite unpopular. He often gets scared in the face of danger, can be a hypocrite, and occasionally criticizes others. He cries and acts impulsively in combat situations but he is quite intelligent and has great ideas. His main motivation to be a hero is to be popular and be loved by a lot of people which indicates that he wants to have stable relationships. He also doubts himself, his abilities and needs reassurance and motivation from other people to survive in the world of heroes.

Yukine (Noragami)

Yukine is one of the lead characters on the show ‘Noragami’. Initially, his character has been shown to be rude, cold, and quick-tempered as he was angry at the fact that he died and had to be someone’s weapon. He starts to engage in criminal behavior and gets jealous of people who were living and had many friends. He realizes his mistakes with time and tries to be more positive. He befriends Yato and Hiyori and cherishes them beyond anything. 

Yukine turns out to be a hardworking character who can be sarcastic at times. At an emotional level, he suppresses his feelings, occasionally feels insecure, inferior, and jealous of others who are more close to his friends than him. This points to the idea that he is afraid of being rejected, passed over, and losing his support system. Despite these feelings, he is a determined character who gives his all to protect his loved ones and improve as a person in the process. 

Mitsukuni Haninozuka/ Honey (Ouran Highschool Host Club)

Mitsukuni Haninozuka or Honey is one of the members of the host club on the show ‘Ouran Highschool host club’.  His character has been depicted as someone who is dimwitted but in reality, he is quite intelligent. He has a very optimistic side to him and cares for his friends quite deeply. He especially likes sweet things and gets angry when someone tries to control him. Initially, he used to have issues of fear of being himself. Tamaki helps him to be courageous, stop thinking about others, and be his true self which helps him overcome his fear. 

Just like Tamaki, he helps his friends in their times of need. Although people think of him as immature and childish, yet he is quite mature and aware of the feelings of other people. He guides them and acts as a mentor. He frequently exercises his kindness, compassion, sensitivity, and selfless traits throughout the series. In addition to that, he also needs reassurance from others at times, can be oversensitive and pessimistic in certain situations. 

Apart from this, Suzuha Amane (Steins Gate), Misty (Pokemon), Yamaguchi Tadashi (Haikyuu), Yachi Hitoka (Haikyuu), Shouya Ishida (Koe no Katachi), and Chihiro Ogion (Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi)  are a few other characters with 6w7 personality.

FAQs: Enneagram 6w7 anime characters

What is a Type 6 personality?

Type 6 personality is intellectual, reserved, and cautious. They fear a lack of safety or guidance. So, they try hard to find trustworthy people and authority figures who can mentor them. It is one of the types from the nine enneagrams.

What is Type 6w7?

Type 6w7 or Type 6 wing 7 is an enneagram personality subtype. It has core characteristics of type six personality and complementary characteristics of type seven personality. 

Who are type 6 compatible with?

Type sixes are compatible with type nines.

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.

Conclusion

In this article, we discussed enneagram type 6w7 personality and discussed famous anime characters with the same personality types We found that Edward Elric (Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood), Eijirou Kirishima (My Hero Academy), Chihiro Ogion (Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi), Usopp (One Piece), Yamaguchi Tadashi (Haikyuu), Yachi Hitoka (Haikyuu), Shouya Ishida (Koe no Katachi), Kyo Sohma (Fruits Basket), Minoru Mineta (My Hero Academy), Yukine (Noragami), Suzuha Amane (Steins Gate), Misty (Pokemon) and Mitsukuni Haninozuka/ Honey (Ouran Highschool Host Club) are anime characters most likely to have 6w7 type personality. 

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Citations

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https://www.personality-database.com/personality_type/6w7

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Armah is a mental health professional in training. She has done her Bachelors and Masters in Clinical Psychology with specialization in Cognitive Behavior Therapy. Her goal is to make a difference in the field of mental health be it by spreading awareness through writing or through clinical practice. In her free time, she likes to read, keep up to date about new trends in Psychology, bake and watch Netflix 😊

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