Not to be confused with kamidere.

A kanedere refers to a character who is attracted to others with money or status.


Kanedere characters are the anime and manga equivalent of a gold digger. They often just care about how much money a person has, and nothing else. However, a true love can break their habit.

Kanedere characters use people for money and only likes people that have wealth and status.

They only show affection and care for people that have money or only care for money and status.

Meaning of the Name

This word is a compound of "kane" (かね), which means "money", and "deredere" (デレデレ), which means "lovey dovey".

Characters with this Personality

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Characters from Anime, Manga & Light Novels

  • Ami Kawashima from Toradora! [1]
  • Fujiko Mine from Lupin the Third [2]
  • Deishuu Kaiki from Nisemonogatari [3]
  • Midori Arisugawa from Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches
  • Mitsune Konno from Love Hina [4]
  • Kim Delhi from Soul Eater and Soul Eater Not!
  • Mogana Kikaijima and her club from Medaka Box
  • Reiko Mikami from Ghost Sweeper Mikami
  • Nami from One Piece
  • Kimi Todo from Fruits Basket
  • Rina Mamiya from Higurashi: When They cry
  • Eve Heinemann from Monster
  • Toa Tokuchi from One Outs
  • Minto Aizawa from Tokyo Mew Mew
  • Glenn Radars from Akashic Records of Bastard Magic Instructor
  • Meifon Sakura from Valkyrie Drive: Mermaid
  • Haqua from Battle Spirits Sword Eyes
  • Hoteye from Fairy Tail
  • Nanami Jinnai from El Hazard: The Magnificent World
  • Yu Takeyama/Mount Lady from My Hero Academia
  • Shuuka Hanazono from Idol Time Pripara
  • Ranpha Franboise from Galaxy Angel
  • Saiko Metori from Saiki Kusuo No Psi-nan
  • Sayaka Kanamori from Eizouken ni wa Te wo Dasu na!
  • Kasumi Nakasu from Love Live! Nijigasaki

Characters from Cartoon & Comics

  • Mr. Krabs from SpongeBob SquarePants
  • Georgette from Oliver & Company
  • Scrooge McDuck from Disney
  • Flintheart Glomgold from Disney
  • Cousin Mel from Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer
  • Vicky from Fairly Odd Parents
  • Eustace Bagge from Courage the Cowardly Dog
  • Kaz Harada from Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi
  • Eddy from Ed, Edd n Eddy
  • Aunt Figg from Tom and Jerry: The Movie
  • Lickboot from Tom and Jerry: The Movie
  • Stanley "Stan" Pines from Gravity Falls
  • Cameron Campbell from Camp Camp
  • Jacques Schnee from RWBY
  • Double Trouble from She-Ra and the Princesses of Power
  • Lorelai from Polly Pocket: Polly World
  • Crider from Barbie: The Princess and the Popstar
  • Ronin from LEGO Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu

Characters from Games

  • Brooke Belrose from Huniepop[5]
  • Fur from Azure Dreams
  • Byakuya Togami from Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc
  • Celestia Ludenberg from Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc
  • Linebeck from The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass
  • Anise Tatlin from Tales of the Abyss
  • Caesar from Eiyuu Senki
  • Manabe Kafuka from Bunny Paradise Bani Para ~Koibito Zen'in Bunny-ka Keikaku~
  • Robert from Child of Light
  • Miyu Takamura from Usodere!
  • Ruel from Wakfu [6]
  • Mammon from Obey Me! 
  • Conker The Squirrel from Conker's Bad Fur Day 
  • Muffet from Undertale
  • Mimi from Super Paper Mario
  • Alfred Drevis from Mad Father
  • Charlotte from Fire Emblem Fates

Characters from Other Sources

  • Salem Saberhagen from Sabrina, the Teenage Witch
  • Miss Piggy from The Muppet Show
  • Anya Jenkins from Buffy The Vampire Slayer
  • Saul from Ocean's Eleven
  • Ferengi from Star Trek
  • Meredith Blake from The Parent Trap
  • Ian Hawke from Alvin and the Chipmunks 


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