100 Best Fictional Characters That Start With “G” (With Images)

Continuing the theme of listing fictional characters whose names start in a specific letter, we created a list of those whose names start with the letter “g”. To compose the list, we reached into the archives of movies, series, anime, games, books, and media alike, and are now looking forward to taking you down memory lane with some of these names. Let’s take a look at our list of best fictional characters that start with G.

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1. Grimmjow Jaggerjack (Bleach)

Becoming a “king” to the Hollows unable to evolve further, his boastfulness and arrogance created a reputation that Aizen became interested in when he was gathering followers in Hueco Mundo, therefore Grimmjow became his 6th strongest Espada.

2. Gin Ichimaru (Bleach)

Captain of the 2nd Gotei division and Aizen’s right hand in the plot that turned the world upside down, Gin was the silent accomplice whose real motives are not presented until later on in the anime. 

3. Galadriel (The Silmarillion, The Lord of the Rings)

The bearer of Nenya, one of the 3 Elven rings of power, and the Lady of the woods of Lothlorien and Lady of Light, Galadriel is an Elven Queen adored for her beauty, wisdom, grace, knowledge and power. 

4. Gandalf (The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings)

Also known as Mithrandir, Greyhame, White Rider and (originally) Olorin, Gandalf is one of the Maiar who were sent to Middle-earth in the Third Age to help defend it. 

5. Gimli (The Lord of the Rings)

Gimli is a dwarf of the House of Durin, a lineage of Kings who ruled Durin’s Folk. While not of the royal lineage, Gimli, son of Gloin, was a cousin of Balin, the Lord of Moria. 

6. Gollum (The Lord of the Rings)

Known originally as Smeagol, Gollum is a character in Middle-earth whose only desire is to possess the One Ring. 

7. Gil-galad (The Silmarillion, The Lord of the Rings)

The High King of the Elves of the West and the last High King of the Noldor, Gil-galad, formed the Last Alliance of Elves and Men that marched against the armies of Mordor alongside King Elendil in the 2nd age.

8. Glorfindel (The Silmarillion, The Lord of the Rings)

Tall and fair, Glorfindel was an elf both wise and powerful who acted as the lord of the House of the Golden Flower in Gondolin and was designated as one of the King’s captains.

9. Grima Wormtongue (Lord of the Rings)

Grima Wormtongue took the position of the chief counselor at the court of Rohan during King Theoden’s rule. 

10. Gamora (Guardians of the Galaxy)

An adopted daughter of Thanos, Gamora Zen Whoberi Ben Titan was a Zehoberei assassin and a crew member of the Guardians of the Galaxy. 

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11. Groot (Guardians of the Galaxy)

Another member of the Guardians of the Galaxy, Groot is one of the fan-favourites. Originally a Flora colossi from Planet X, he partnered up with Rocket while in jail for murdering a couple of his fellow saplings. 

12. Galactus (Marvel Universe)

Originally a Taa-an, Galan merged with the essence of the Sentience of the Cosmos and became Galactus, a devourer of worlds. 

13. Gwen Stacy (Spider-Man)

Gwen was Peter Parker’s classmate in Empire State University and his first love. Her father, George Stacy, was a captain of NYPD who had died in Spider-Man’s arms after his fight with Dr Octopus. 

14. Green Goblin (Spider-Man)

One of the best-known villains in the Marvel Universe, Green Goblin is a persona created and first embodied by Norman Osbourne, who aimed to obtain immense power and gain control over New York’s “underworld”. 

15. Ginger (Chicken Run)

The most rebellious on the farm, Ginger’s resolve and bravery got the chicken on a run. Her enthusiasm motivated others, which resulted in one of the greatest escapes seen in animated movies.

18. Gary (SpongeBob SquarePants)

Garold Wilson Jr., or Gary for short, is SpongeBob’s pet snail with mannerisms of a cat. 

19. Gon Freecss (Hunter x Hunter)

Gon is the main protagonist of one of the most popular and everlasting shounen anime shows, Hunter x Hunter.

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22. Guts (Berserk)

Guts, also known as the Black Swordsman, is a wanderer and an ex-mercenary who joined the Band of the Falcon and aided them in the Hundred-Year War. 

23. Griffith (Berserk)

Griffith was revered as the Falcon of Light for his achievements across the continent. His affair with the king’s daughter condemned him to a year-long torture, after which he was rescued by Guts and a few other members of the band.

24. Goku (Dragon Ball)

Son Goku is a Saiyan who was raised on Earth and keeps protecting it from many formidable threats. Being raised on Earth enabled him to evade the destructive and power-hungry trait of the Saiyan race. 

25. Gohan (Dragon Ball Z)

Son Gohan is the elder son of Son Goku, the main protagonist of the series, which makes him a half-breed Saiyan.

26. Goten (Dragon Ball Z)

Goku’s youngest son and Gohan’s brother, Son Goten is said to be a spitting image of his father. 

27. Gaara (Naruto)

Gaara is a character from another one of the most popular and everlasting shounen anime, Naruto. 

28. Geralt (The Witcher)

Geralt of Rivia is the protagonist of the franchise of the same name he is a powerful monster hunting assassins and magic users who underwent extensive training and have mutated as a result of inhumane experiments.

29. Gol D. Roger (One Piece)

Better known as Gold Roger, Gol D. Roger is the captain of the Roger Pirates and the father of Portgas D. Ace. As a Pirate King, he owned the treasure known as one Piece.

30. Gecko Moria (One Piece)

The captain of the Thriller Bark Pirates and the former member of the Seven Warlords of the Sea

31. Galdino (One Piece)

A member of the Buggy Pirates, Galdino is a former officer agent of Baroque Works, also known as Mr. 3. 

32. Gray Fullbuster (Fairy Tail)

Gray Fullbuster is a member of the Fairy Tail guild of magicians. One of Natsu’s closest comrades.

33. Gildarts Clive (Fairy Tail)

One of the most powerful mages in Fairy Tail, Gildarts Clive is an S-Class mage who was also the 5th Guild Master. 

34. Gajeel Redfox (Fairy Tail)

One of the Dragon Slayers, Gajeel Redfox, debuted as a Fairy Tail’s rival. 

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36. Grommash Hellscream (World of Warcraft)

“Grom” Hellscream was a chieftain of the Warsong clan, lieutenant to Warchief Thrall and the first orc who drank Mannoroth the Destructor’s blood, binding the Horde to the Burning legion. 

37. Gul’dan (World of Warcraft)

Gul’dan was an orc warlock, necrolyte, necromancer and a former shaman. He was the first orcish warlock and the founder of the Horde who betrayed his people for personal gain.

38. Garrosh Hellscream (World of Warcraft)

The son of the legendary chieftain of the Warsong clan, Garrosh managed to elude the demonic corruption his father brought upon the orcs. 

39. Grum (Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas)

Grum is a pirate, a weapons enthusiast, and a member of Sinbad’s crew in the animated film Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas.

40. Genya Safin (Shadow and Bone)

Genya is a former member of Queen’s Tailor, where she was sent by the Darkling due to her being a gifted Tailor (she can change a person’s physical features depending on the materials she uses).

41. Gilgamesh (Fate Series)

One of the Servants summoned in the Fourth Holy Grail War. He originates from Ancient Mesopotamia, Babylonia and is mankind’s oldest hero, hence the title King of Heroes.

43. Grey Mourner (Hollow Knight)

Grey Mourner is another Quest NPC in Hollow knight who once was one of the Five Great Knights of Hallownest. 

44. Grimm (Hollow Knight)

A quest NPC and boss in Hollow knight, Grimm is the master of a travelling circus called the Grimm Troupe. He is the main character in the Grimm Troupe quest.

45. Gellert Grindewald (Fantastic Beasts)

Considered one of the most powerful wizards of all time, Grindewald was a Dark Wizard whose power was only inferior to that of Albus Dumbledore and Lord Voldemort. 

46. Ginny Weasley (Harry Potter)

Ginevra Weasley is the youngest daughter of Arthur and Molly Weasley. 

47. Gilderoy Lockhart (Harry Potter: The Chamber of Secrets)

Gilderoy Lockhart appears in the Chamber of Secrets instalment as Professor of Defence Against the Dark Arts at Hogwarts. 

48. Grogu (The Mandalorian)

Known as “Baby Yoda”, Grogu belonged to the same species as Grand Master Yoda, and appears in the Mandalorian. 

50. Grievous (Star Wars)

Grievous was a Kaleesh male warlord and served as a commanding officer during the Clone Wars. 

51. Ginshi Shirazu (Tokyo Ghoul;re)

Ginshi Shirazu was a Quinx and a Rank 2 Ghoul investigator in Tokyo Ghoul;re. 

52. Gran Torino (Boku no Hero Academia)

Gran Torino is a hero name of Sorahiko Torino, a retired Pro Hero and All Might’s teacher. 

53. Godzilla (Godzilla)

Godzilla has been depicted as a giant destructive monster that was awakened by an atomic bomb explosion. 

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54. Gwen Tennyson (Ben 10)

Gwen is Ben Tennyson’s cousin in Cartoon Network’s Ben 10 franchise. She developed and interest in magic and became a skilled fighter herself in later seasons.

55. Gumball Waterson (The Amazing World of Gumball)

Formerly known as Zachary Tristopher Watterson, Gumball is a student of Elmore High School and the titular protagonist of the series. 

57. Giorno Giovanna (JoJo’s Bizarre Adventures)

Dio’s illegitimate son, Giorno is a Stand User who wields the Gold Experience in battle. 

58. Gyro Zepeli (JoJo’s Bizarre Adventures)

Gyro appears as a contestant in the Steel Ball Run, rushing aggressively to take first place since his aim is to win amnesty for a child he is supposed to execute. 

59. Guido Mista (JJoJo’s Bizarre Adventures)

Guido mista is a member of Passione who always carries a revolver, as it is essential to his fighting ability. He is also a Stand User, name of which is Sex Pistols.

60. Gojo Satoru (Jujutsu Kaisen)

One of the main protagonists and strongest characters of the Jujutsu Kaisen series, Gojo Satoru is a special grade jujutsu sorcerer who is considered to be the most powerful in the world. 

61. Geto Suguru (Jujutsu Kaisen)

Being a student alongside Gojo Satoru at Tokyo Jujutsu High, Geto is also a jujutsu sorcerer who appears as an antagonist in the Jujutsu Kaisen series. 

63. Giyu Tomioka (Kimetsu no Yaiba)

A Water Hashira, Giyuu Tomioka is a demon slayer of the Demon Slayer Corps who has mastered the Water Breathing combat style. 

64. Genya Shinazugawa (Kimetsu no Yaiba)

Genya Shinazugawa is the younger brother of Sanemi Shinazugawa, a Wind Hashira. Genya possesses the ability of demonic transformation, meaning that he can obtain demonic attributes of the demons whose flesh he consumes for a short period of time.

65. Gyomei Himejima (Kimetsu no Yaiba)

Genya Shinazugawa’s mentor, Gyomei Himejima, is the current Stone Hashira and a Demon Slayer of the Demon Slayer Corps. He mastered the combat style of Stone Breathing.

66. Gintoki Sakata (Gintama)

Gintoki is the main protagonist of one of the most popular comedy and shounen anime series – Gintama. 

67. Gengai Hiraga (Gintama)

Edo’s greatest mechanic and inventor, Gengai Hiraga has helped the protagonists on several occasions, occasionally causing some inconveniences to them along the way… (check Gintama, episode 67).

68. Gook (Death Note)

Gook is a Snhinigami of an animal-resembling appearance who enjoys gambling in the Shinigami Realm. 

69. Genie (Aladdin)

Genie is a powerful spirit who resides in a lamp hidden in the Cave of Wonders. He is bound to fulfil 3 wishes to the owner of the lamp.

70. Gaston (Beauty and the Beast)

Gaston is a boastful, rude and conceited hunter who had his heart set on marrying Belle to satisfy his shallow and selfish goals of making the most beautiful woman in town his own. 

71. Gus (Cinderella)

The latest member who joined the group of mice that helped Cinderella, Gus was freed from a trap set in the house and freed by Cinderella, who then named him. 

73. Geppetto (Pinocchio)

Geppetto was Pinocchio’s creator and father. In the original story, Gepetto was an elderly woodcarver who wanted to make a living as a puppeteer and given a piece of enchanted wood, he created Pinocchio.

75. Goofy (1st appearance in “Mickey’s Revue”)

Goofy is a dog-like fictional character created by the Walt Disney Company. He is a close friend to Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck, and a member of the Goof family.

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80. Ginta (InuYasha)

Ginta is a second-in-command of the wolf yokai tribe, whose leader is a Wolf yokai named Koga. He makes several brief appearances in the InuYasha series.

81. Ginkotsu (InuYasha)

As cyborg human, Ginkotsu’s body was built and maintained by Renkotsu. They were both members of the Shichinintai.

82. Grisha Yeager (Shingeki no Kyojin)

Grisha Yeager was Eren’s and Zeke’s father and a man who kept many secrets from his family and the people living inside the Walls, which he documented in the 3 books he kept hidden in his basement.

84. George Glenn (Gundam)

George Glenn is humanity’s first Coordinator, greatly admired for his intellect and athletic capabilities, such as being an Olympic gold medalist.

85. Grencia Mars Elijah Guo Eckener (Cowboy Bebop)

Also called Gren, Grencia was a veteran of the Titan War. He played saxophone in the Blue Crow once he moved to Callisto, after having been imprisoned on account of being a spy.

86. Gabi (Devilman Crybaby)

Gabi was one of the rappers in Devilman Crybaby, alongside other members of the friend group.

88. George Chichester (Taboo)

A character from the same series, George Chichester is a spokesman for the Sons of Africa, investigating details about a sunken slave ship.

89. Gina Gray (Peaky Blinders)

The wife of Michael Gray, Gina Gray schemes and manipulates her hubsand in an attempt to take control over the company from Tommy Shelby.

92. Guenhwyvar (Drizzt Do’Urden)

Guenhwyvar is an Animate panther of the Skirmisher class, summoned through an onyx figurine of a panther. She appears as the main protagonist’s animal companion.

93. Graul (Drizzt Do’Urden)

Graul was an orc, a follower of Gruumsh and a leader in Dead Orc Pass in Luruar.

94. Glozelle (The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian)

Glozelle was a Telmarine army general in the service of King Miraz. He appears in Prince Caspian, where he turned against his king. 

95. Gromit (Wallace and Gromit)

Wallace’s loyal dog and companion on many adventures. He is always trying to ensure that everything is in order, while also keeping an ever-watchful eye on Wallace.

96. Galvatron (Transformers)

Galvatron is one of the most powerful and destructive members of Decepticons from Generation 1 continuity family. Not even his subordinates are safe from his maniacal rage.

98. Gendry Baratheon (Game of Thrones)

Gendry is the bastard son of the late king, Robert Baratheon. Unaware of his lineage, he grew up in the slums in King’s Landing, only to claim titles befitting of his lineage later on.

99. Gilly (Game of Thrones)

Gilly is a woman of Free Folk, born to a father who later married her. After her father’s death, she joined Sam on his journey south.

100. Grey Worm (Game of Thrones)

Grey Worm is the appointed commander of the army of the Unsullied, due to his unrivaled combat abilities. His love interest was Missandei, Daenerys’ loyal servant.

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