Magical Girls have been running the anime scene. Every year, we’re introduced to different girls from all across the anime spectrum who are stronger than your average anime characters. They come in different personalities, styles, powers, and subgenres but they all share a common goal: saving the world from evil.
In the Magical Girl genre, it’s very common for characters to reveal their birthdays and signs. Characters’ personalities often match their signs perfectly due to the attention to details the creators put. This may be why you have identified with a certain character. Now, you can find out which Magical Girl is your astrological match.
12 Aries: Sakura Kinomoto
Aries is the first sign of the Zodiac and is often described as courageous and passionate. They are also determined and not easily swayed. Aries are usually naturally brave and energetic.
It is no surprise that Sakura Kinomoto from Cardcaptor Sakura, one of the most famous Magical Girls of all time, is an Aries. She jumps right into her role as a Cardcaptor and always tries her best to capture the Clow cards with love and care. Known for her invincible spell, “everything will be alright,” Sakura embodies the optimistic nature of an Aries.
11 Taurus (April 20 – May 20): Miaka Yuki
Tauruses are known for their responsible and devoted nature. They are practical and are considered the most reliable signs of the Zodiac. They can also be stubborn, hence being the Bull of the Zodiac.
All that being said, Miaka Yuki of Fushigi Yuugi is a true Taurus. Miaka, who can become the Priestess of Suzaku, uses this power to save the world instead of personal gain. She is fiercely devoted to her best friend, Yui, and works hard to try and go to the same high school as her. Miaka is also passionate and stubborn when it comes to her love for Tamahome.
10 Gemini (May 21 – June 20): Miyoshi Karin
Gemini is one of the most versatile of the Zodiac due to the twin nature of the sign. Gemini’s can have two personalities at once and are often witty, flexible, and strong. Their characteristics can be polar opposites.
Like most Gemini’s, Miyoshi Karin of Yuki Yuni is a Hero, is smart and confident. She comes off as abrasive and is not initially friendly, but it is later revealed that she is actually lonely and does want to connect with others. She’s kind and cares deeply about her friends.
9 Cancer (June 21 – July 22): Himeno Awayuki
Although Cancer is the Crab of the Zodiac, it is often dubbed the mother of the signs because of the emotional and caring characteristics. Cancers usually assume mothering roles in their friend groups, are highly sensitive, and in tune with their emotions and those of others.
It makes perfect sense that in Prétear, Himeno Awayuki is a Cancer. Himeno is highly in sync with the knights since they have to work closely together. When it comes to the younger knights, she becomes a sort of mother figure, being caring and protective towards them. She is also emotionally invested in her role as the Prétear.
8 Leo (July 23 – August 22): Hikaru Shidou
As the Lion of the Zodiac, Leos are fierce and brave. They are known for their fearlessness as well as their warm-hearted nature and loyalty. Usually, Leo’s are leaders and they’re dominant. As fires sign, they are also intense and passionate.
In Magic Knight Rayearth, Hikaru Shidou quickly becomes the leader of the knights. Even her name is reminiscent of her sign as it means “Light of the Lion Shrine.” Hikaru is the bravest and the first one to step into her role. She is also loyal to her friends and her duties to Cephiro.
7 Virgo (August 23 – September 22): Rina Touin
Virgos can be the most analytical and calculated sign of the Zodiac. They often pay attention to every detail, they are critical, and they are the most careful. Virgos can be strong but they are also reserved, especially when it comes to emotions.
Rina Touin of Mermaid Melody Pichi Pichi Pitch was focused on getting revenge and is often shown as the more serious mermaid. She is often reserved because she’s focused on accomplishing her goals. She has a cool exterior that she’s often praised for, but deep down, Rina is hiding her true feelings.
6 Libra (September 23 – October 22): Madoka Kaname
Known as the scales of the Zodiac, Libras are the most balanced. They dislike conflict. Libras take matters into their own hands when it comes to their personal happiness and goals. They may struggle with insecurities but they work through it.
Madoka Kaname of Puella Magi Madoka Magica considers herself to be average and isn’t confident in who she is. She wishes to be a Puella Magi in order to help others but also is conflicted with the role because she wants everyone to get along. She wishes to change the world for other Puella Magis so no one has to suffer.
5 Scorpio (October 23 – November 21): Ryuko Matoi
The Scorpion of the Zodiac is often considered the most powerful of the signs. Scorpios like the scorpion would rather kill itself than be killed. They can be stubborn but fierce. Scorpios are prideful and often take charge, disliking weak people. They value honesty so they can be suspicious of others.
Kill la Kill’s Ryuko Matoi is the embodiment of a Scorpio. Arriving at Honnouji Academy to find her father killers, she immediately starts battling in order to get answers. She is hot-headed and doesn’t hold back from speaking her mind. She is driven by her feelings and can get out of control.
4 Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21): Makoto Kino/ Sailor Jupiter
Sagittarius is known for following the beat of their drum. The Archer of the Zodiac, they are adventurous and are not afraid to do whatever they want. They have big hearts but won’t lie to spare someone’s feelings. Sagittarius loves experiencing new things.
In Sailor Moon, Makoto Kino is known for her bigger than life personality. She isn’t afraid to fight to protect herself or her friends. She’s physically the strongest in the group but is loving. It’s not surprising that she’s Sailor Jupiter as the ruler of Sagittarius is the planet Jupiter.
3 Capricorn (December 22 – January 19): Chris Yukine
As Goat of the Zodiac, Capricorns are recognizable by their independent and disciplined characteristics. They are hardworking and known for their self-control. Capricorns love order and while they can be stubborn, they know what they want and will always get it.
Chris Yukine of Senki Zesshou Symphogear starts off on the other side, working for the bad guys. While she doesn’t agree with them, she is driven by her end goal of world peace. Like most Capricorns, Chris is a quick thinker and can act intelligently under pressure.
2 Aquarius (January 20 – February 18): Rin Tohsaka
Aquarius is the Water Bearer of the Zodiac and the most unique of all the signs. An Aquarius is free-spirited and does not care what others think. Since they love freedom for themselves, they also have a strong desire to want to ensure everyone’s freedom. Aquarius can be caring but also have a reputation for being cold.
Rin Tohsaka of the Fate/ stay night series originally comes off as aloof to her classmates due to a facade she puts up. She also tends to be hostile when speaking and like most Aquarius, her decisions are made off of logic and not emotions. While her exterior may be cold, Rin cares deeply about her friends.
1 Pisces (February 19 – March 20): Ichigo Momomiya
Pisces is the 12th and last sign of the Zodiac, and as the Fish, they are the most grounded. While they are sensitive, they are also strong and have a great judge of characters. They value love and relationships.
As the leader of the Mew Mews in Tokyo Mew Mew, Ichigo Momomi is very strong. While she is initially reluctant to be a Mew Mew, she does want to save people. As a true Pisces, she can be shy but is sweet. She’s very in love with Masaya and they have a very emotional relationship.
Magical Girls are a staple of the world of anime. Find out which one suits you better, according to your astrological sign.