Enneagram 8w7 anime characters (a complete guide)

In this article, we will discuss enneagram 8w7 anime characters. We will do that by giving a brief overview of the enneagram 8w7 personality type. We will then move on to discussing anime characters having 8w7 personalities and describe their traits. 

Enneagram 8w7 anime characters 

Prominent anime characters with type 8w7 personality are as follows:

  • Kaksuki Bakugou (My Hero Academy)
  • Biscuit Krueger (Hunter X Hunter)
  • Sosuke Aizen (Bleach)
  • Inuyasha (Inuyasha)
  • Black star (Soul Eater)
  • Karma Akabane (Ansatsu Kyoushitsu)
  • Miya Osamu (Haikyuu)
  • Haruhi Suzumiya (Zuzumiya Haruhi no yutsu)
  • Yuri Plisetsky (Yuri on ice)
  • Naoko Ueni (Koe no Katachi)
  • Tsunade senju (Naruto Shippuden)
  • Kisame Hoshigaki (Naruto Shippuden)

Overview of enneagram 8w7

Type 8w7 has basic traits of type 8 and secondary traits of type 7.

Basic fear 

Type 8w7 fear being controlled by an authority figure which is why they prefer to work alone.

Basic desire 

Type 8w7 desire to rule their own life and want others to be free as well which explains why they advocate or stand up for those who can’t. They pride the fact that they don’t rely on anyone. They deny their vulnerability and avoid situations that make them seem weak. 

Strengths of Type 8w7

  • Inspirational leaders
  • Fair decision-makers supported by logic
  • Can connect with people
  • Can come up with innovative and positive plans
  • Verbally expressive 

Weaknesses of Type 8w7

  • Impatient
  • Over-indulgent
  • Insensitive with regard to feelings of others
  • Struggle to listen and follow authority figures

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Workplace and job 

Type 8w7 likes being action-oriented and are pretty dedicated to executing their goals. They  

prefer to work in jobs that support idealism and give them the authority to make a difference e.g. lawyer, politician, entrepreneur, financial advisor, etc.

Source of Stress for type 8w7

  • Connecting with own emotions
  • Feeling unimportant or out of control
  • Being perceived as controlling
  • Seeing a lack of action from others
  • Self-pity of others

Enneagram 8w7 anime characters 

Following is a list of anime characters with type 8w7 personality:

Kaksuki Bakugou (My Hero Academy)

Katsuki Bakugou is an important character on the show ‘My Hero Academy’. He has been depicted as an arrogant, aggressive, and short-tempered character. He retains his fierce and competitive nature throughout the series. At times, he shows an inspirational mode of his personality and inspires others to be determined for victory. He has great focus and never underestimates his opponents. In addition to that, he is intelligent and has good analytical skills that helped him in innovative and strategic planning in combat. 

Bakugou is also good in Academics and quite smart with enemies stronger than him. Despite his harsh nature, his enemies respect his skills. He lacks social Intelligence and remains solitary most of the time. However, with time he warms up to his other class members. He also finds mistakes and shortcomings difficult to accept. Situations, where he is vulnerable and appears weak to others, are unacceptable to him and he tries his best to avoid such situations.

Biscuit Krueger (Hunter X Hunter)

Biscuit Krueger is a side character in Hunter X Hunter.  Her character has a devious personality who uses her cute appearance to mislead others to get the information she wants. She acts innocent but can destroy her enemies quite ruthlessly. She has a parental side towards the other two characters but hides it from them. 

Occasionally, she has violent and aggressive outbursts and gets into conflicts quite easily. People who make good comments about her appearance can get on her good side. In combat, she is quite serious and disciplined. She also has great morals that she exercises when fighting with her enemies. She is competitive and takes pride in her strength as a female strong fighter. Also, she does not rely on others nor is she vulnerable due to her being a female. 

Sosuke Aizen (Bleach)

Sosuke Aizen is the main villain in the show ‘Bleach’.  His personality is polite and soft-spoken who rarely gets distressed in the time of pressure. He is is quite intellectual and a good planner who anticipates multiple scenarios and prepares for them accordingly. HE can casually converse with a lot of people and is uncaring in his attitude. 

Initially, he was kind and well respected but it was a facade that he had used to hide his manipulative and dangerous nature. Aizen is quite a goal-oriented and driven to achieve his ambitions even if it requires finish off other people. As a leader, his underlings respect him due to fear and intimidation. His overall attitude is quite confident and has a sense of superiority complex. He dislikes being vulnerable and in a weak position. Thus, he rarely accepts defeat and his mistakes.

Inuyasha (Inuyasha)

Inuyasha is the protagonist of the show ‘InuYasha’. He has a fierce character who is determined to win every fight using his abilities. Often, he acts based on his emotions and easily gets upset by little things. He is impatient by nature and has great pride. This explains his reluctance in admitting his mistakes. 

Inuyasha is very protective of his friends and puts his life on the line to help them in trouble. He has a skeptical side to his personality which explains his difficulty in trusting people and letting his guard down. He does not open up to people easily. He is against people who finish off others for entertainment and fight them to oppose their views. This shows that he has a good sense of morals and takes a stand for the weak. In addition to that,  he is always ready to jump in a fight rather than stepping back and analyzing their situation.

Black Star (Soul Eater)

Black star is an important character on the show ‘Soul Eater’. His personality is quite arrogant and loud. He can be immature and egoistic and often shouts at others to make his presence known. He has the tendency to be an attention seeker who usually fights for popularity. This explains his underlying superiority complex and his behavior of giving people his autograph. 

He dreams of surpassing God. In other words, he wants to be so powerful that others kneel before his strength and power. These traits make him quite uncooperative and short-tempered in team battles where he does not admit his mistakes and is solely focused on winning. In addition to that, he can be quite unobservant which plays to his disadvantage.  

Despite these negative aspects, he genuinely cares for his friends and protects them in trouble. He forgives people easily and is cheerful most of the time. Throughout the series, he gradually matures and starts to realize his mistakes which enable him to be more kind and generous. Karma Akabane (Ansatsu Kyoushitsu)

Karma Akabane is a character on ‘Ansatsu Kyoushitsu’.  His personality is well known to be violent, mysterious, and sadistic. He often uses manipulation, deception, and humiliation to fight with others. Usually, he is quite easy going and relaxed. He finds most of the school proceedings boring. Despite these negative aspects, he has good values and can be empathetic towards other people. He does not act based on prejudice and is objective in his approach. He respects and cares for his friends and class fellows.

Miya Osamu (Haikyuu)

Miya Osamu is a character on ‘Haikyuu’. He has a calm and laid back personality. However, he gets highly competitive during his volleyball matches. This explains his tendency to get angry verbally and physically when provoked by others. Other than this, he has a good sense of humor and rarely gets emotional The only other thing he gets passionate about is food. 

Haruhi Suzumiya (Suzumiya Haruhi no yutsu)

Haruhi Suzumiya is the lead character on the show ‘Suzumiya Haruhi no yutsu’. She is driven to seek attention and wants to live an extraordinary life. She gets bored easily and engages in deviant behavior to keep herself excited. She has a conventional side to her character and often observes traditional manners of social interaction. 

She can be blunt and bossy towards other people. She expects people to give their top performance and gets angry when they don’t. She is good in academics as well as Sports. Overall, she is highly confident, optimistic, energetic, and observant. She rarely accepts her mistakes and blames other people. This explains the stubborn side of her nature who can be overpowering. She also uses manipulation, charisma, and intimidation to get what she wants.

Apart from this, Yuri Plisetsky (Yuri on ice), Naoko Ueni (Koe no Katachi), Tsunade senju Naruto Shippuden) and, Kisame Hoshigaki (Naruto Shippuden) are some other characters with 8w7 personality type.

FAQs: Enneagram 8w7 anime characters

What is the Type 8 personality?

Type 8 personality is aggressive, assertive, and powerful. They fear being controlled by others and strive to be self-sufficient. It is one of the types from the nine enneagrams.

What is Type 8w7?

Type 8w7 or Type8 wing7 is an enneagram personality subtype. It has core characteristics of type eight personality and complementary characteristics of type seven personality. 

What enneagram is the most indecisive?

Type six enneagram i.e. ‘The loyalists’  are considered to be the most indecisive and cautious among the nine types.

Which enneagram has the most anxiety?

Type six enneagram i.e. ‘The loyalists’  are considered to have the most anxiety among the nine types. 


In this article, we discussed enneagram type 8w7 personality and discussed famous anime characters with the same personality types We found that Kaksuki Bakugou (My Hero Academy), Biscuit Krueger (Hunter X Hunter), Sosuke Aizen (Bleach), Inuyasha (Inuyasha), Black star (Soul Eater), Karma Akabane (Ansatsu Kyoushitsu), Miya Osamu (Haikyuu), Haruhi Suzumiya (Zuzumiya Haruhi no yutsu), Yuri Plisetsky (Yuri on ice), Naoko Ueni (Koe no Katachi), Tsunade senju (Naruto Shippuden), Kisame Hoshigaki (Naruto Shippuden) are a few anime characters most likely to have the 8w7 personality.

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