As part of their 10th anniversary celebrations, visual novel makers Type-Moon held an election to pick the 10 dan favorite male and female characters.
Results were announced at this weekend's TYPE-MOON Fes.
Fate (/stay night and zero) managed a sweep in the male character poll, but beyond the ever popular Saber, had to battle for spots amoung the rest of the Type-Moon-verse in the female top 10.
1. Archer (Fate/stay night)
2. Rider (Fate/zero)
3. Gilgamesh (Fate/stay night specifically)
4. Kiritsugu Emiya
5. Shiro Emiya
6. Waver Velvet
7. Lancer (Fate/stay night)
8. Kotomine Kirei (Fate/zero specifically)
9. Kariya Matou
10. Kotomine Kirei (Fate/stay night specifically)
2. Shiki Ryougi (Kara no Kyoukai)
3. Rin Tohsaka
4. Arcueid Brunestud (from Tsukihime)
5. Aozaki Aoko (Tsukihime)
6. Sakura Matou
7. Alice Kuonji (Mahou Tsukai no Yoru)
8. Kohaku (Tsukihime)
9. Saber (Fate/EXTRA's Red version)
10. Tohno Akiha (Tsukihime)
11. Illyasviel von Einzbern