Masks add an element of mystery to the anime characters we love. And, aside from the striking design and features, another thing that can make a mask iconic is the reason why a character wears it-the story behind the mask.
Let's check out some of the anime masks that have made the most definite and lasting impression on anime lovers worldwide.

Kakashi's mask
From Naruto
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Kakashi has donned this simple mask for pretty much forever. The secret behind what lies underneath may be the biggest mystery of the entire Naruto saga.

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Mamoru Chiba's mask
From Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon
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Mamoru Chiba's alter ego, Tuxedo Mask, wears a white mask to complement his black tuxedo.

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Kagetane's mask
From Black Bullet
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Kagetane dons a mask that suggests his real personality.

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Hei's mask
From Darker than Black: Kuro no Keiyakusha
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In order to hide his real identity, Hei wears this anime mask when taking on different jobs from The Syndicate.

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Zero's mask
From Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch
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Lelouch’s alter ego Zero dons his signature mask in order to hide his true identity as he makes his rebellion against the Britannian Empire. Moreover, a small part of this anime mask can be moved down in order to expose Lelouch's Geass*

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Kaneki's mask
From Tokyo Ghoul
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Kaneki wears an anime mask created by Uta which was inspired by Kaneki’s condition after he becomes a "One-Eyed Ghoul".

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Ichigo's mask
From Bleach
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Ichigo dons this hollow mask whenever he engages in battle.

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Sogeking's mask
From One Piece
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Usopp’s alter ego Sogeking dons an anime mask to hide his identity from the other Straw Hat members following his "leave" from the crew.

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Bols' mask
From Akame ga Kill!
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For unknown reasons, Bols wears an anime mask which completely covers his head and face.

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Char Aznable's mask
From Mobile Suit Gundam
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Char is an ace mobile suit pilot who wears a mask to supposedly keep his eyes covered for some medical reasons. In reality, he wanted to hide his identity while infiltrating the Zeon Military.

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San's mask
From Mononoke Hime (Princess Mononoke)
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San, also known as Princess Mononoke, wears a mask whenever she engages in battle.

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Mystogan's mask
From Fairy Tail
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Mystogan is an S-Class Mage of Fairy Tail. He wears a green mask to hide his real identity from his guildmates.

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Gin's mask
From Hotarubi no Mori e
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Gin wears a kitsune mask to make him look like a youkai. If you want to know more about kitsune masks, check out this post!

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Tobi's mask
From Naruto: Shippuuden
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Tobi wears an orange mask in order to hide his real identity.

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No Face (Kaonashi)'s mask
From Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi (Spirited Away)
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And last but not least, we have No Face. Although it is not certain if this is a mask or No Face's actual face, the indifferent expression shown is one that will haunt you for ages!