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Bratty Half Pint: Anime & Manga
  • Skuld of Ah! My Goddess.
  • Renge from Air Master.
  • Bleach: Shinigami tend to be Really 700 Years Old. However, the child characters are biologically children nevertheless.
    • Hiyori is perpetually angry, violent and aggressive. She takes out her moods on Shinji mostly, but picks fights with everyone.
    • Turn Back the Pendulum reveals that Byakuya was an obnoxious, hot-tempered brat when young. The manga has always hinted that Beneath the Mask Byakuya may be Not So Stoic. It turns out that he's become extremely good at hiding his Hair-Trigger Temper.
  • Dragon Ball GT: Pan the Token Mini-Moe.
    • Also Kid Trunks. Arguably even more bratty than Pan.
      • Goten can be like this at times too, especially when he's around his big brother. Or when Trunks ropes him into misbehaving with him.
  • Bat in Fist of the North Star.
  • Yuri -Sayaka's disabled cousin- from Mazinger Z.
  • Hiro from Fruits Basket, differing from the archetype in that he's especially bratty towards the heroine. In the manga, at least, he grows up a lot, though he never does come to like Tohru.
  • Edward Elric in Fullmetal Alchemist...but try to avoid calling him that at all costs.
  • Girls Bravo: Tomoka. She is portrayed as super-irritating. In fact the only justification for her terribly annoying attitude and disposition is that she is a little girl.
  • In Higurashi no Naku Koro ni, it's Satoko Houjou. She's also The Chew Toy, Morality Pet, Self-Made Orphan among other things, Higurashi is a very interesting series.
  • Shippo in InuYasha zigzags between this and Mouthy Kid.
  • Marion from Kaleido Star, in her first episode.
  • Kurumi, Yusaku and Hikaru from 'Kimagure Orange Road''.
  • Mahou Sensei Negima!
  • Johji of Yu-Gi-Oh! — He is bratty and, of Yugi's party, the only one who he gets along with is Anzu... because he is a perverted baby who lusts after women
  • Yuuri of Mermaid Melody Pichi Pichi Pitch is a brat who continually insists that she isn't a child and stomps off to go do her own thing, always failing miserably. After she leaves the cast (for the most part), Seira is introduced on the good side; she does mature, and was only selfish because she had yet to gather the facets of love (which was the original intent of the quest for her to be born; having her heart stolen complicated things).
  • Naruto:
    • Naruto Uzumaki — played with and deconstructed, if due to his main character status.
      • Naruto's prototype was even brattier and far more of a Jerk Ass. In order to take revenge on a boy who spread rumors about him, he trapped him in a hole, pretended to offer him a lift out, then urinated on him, leaving a stench that lasts 10 days.
    • Konohamaru, the Third Hokage's grandson, is a more straightforward example. Although later on, we see him Take A Level In Badass and give a Pain body a Rasengan.
  • Mannen in Pretear, the self-proclaimed leader of the younger half of the Leafe Knights. He tends to get the group in trouble by demanding to be treated as equals with the older knights, but he seems to genuinely mean well.
  • Pop Harukaze from Ojamajo Doremi. She retains some of this after her Character Development, but she's much less bratty and more taking occasional potshots now and then.
  • Tomoka, Horio, and to some extent Ryoma in The Prince of Tennis.
    • Also, Akaya of Rikkai. It's developed so far that Brat is basically his second name in fanfiction.
  • Anita King of RoD the TV, at least partially (especially prominent in the anime's early episodes).
  • Yahiko from Rurouni Kenshin is an interesting case. He's obviously the Bratty Half Pint, and is not only fully aware of it, but doesn't want to be. His character arc is his journey from Bratty Half Pint to full-fledged Shonen hero.
  • Chibiusa of Sailor Moon, at least in her early days.
  • Komachi from Samurai 7; she does get along with most of the others, but dislikes Kyuzo. But then, no one gets along with him. It is notable that Komachi almost literally hangs off Kikuchiyo.
  • Taruto of Tokyo Mew Mew. He ends up in a Dating Catwoman relationship with the Token Mini-Moe.
  • Ten from Urusei Yatsura. One translation of his full name, Jariten, literally means "Bratty Ten". His insistence on "Ten" is for much the same reason Sakuramboo, the ugly little Buddhist priest, usually calls himself "Cherry" — Sakuramboo can mean "Cherry" (as in the fruit — Sakura refers to Cherry Blossoms), but also "Deranged Priest".
  • Axis Powers Hetalia
    • Romano was this as a child...then grew into a very fierce mix of all Tsundere Type A varieties.
    • Sealand is an even more obvious example.
    • More recently, Ladonia is shaping up to be a prime example.
  • Isidro from Berserk.
  • Dawn's Piplup from Pokémon.
  • Rune from Kimba the White Lion.
  • Sara from Love Hina.
  • Meilin from Cardcaptor Sakura. When she isn't fawning over Syaoran, she's constantly bragging about her abilities, real or imagined, and early on, whining whenever Sakura gets a card over Syaoran and just being a general nuisance. However, she is also very determined, caring, and always ready to take action, traits which become more prominent late into her appearance in the series.
  • Uesegi Hiou from Skip Beat! threatened Moko with his family and to ditch an appearance and blame Moko. Then he acknowledges his feelings and starts to behave.
  • Maho from Please Teacher!.
  • In Saint Beast, Maya is the youngest and most immature character on the show. He tends to throw tantrums when things don't go his way, and is often a Distressed Dude.
  • Uriah from the second season of Superbook was this way to Chris at first.
  • Date Masamune from Gate 7 is a precocious and mouthy Bratty Half-Pint, luckly (or unluckly) for him and everybody else, Kujuurou is always close to him to scold him. Subverted, since he's the One-eyed dragon's Reincarnation, he's everything but a Distressed Dude.
  • The Canon Foreigner Sanae Dekomori from Chuunibyou Demo Koi ga Shitai!, who irritates her upperclassmen Yuuta and Shinka to no end.
  • Matt from A Cruel God Reigns, although one could argue that he has some valid reasons.
  • Alois Trancy of Black Butler is a very, very dark variation of this. Most definitely a subversion of the usual kid-appeal qualities of this character.
  • Mashiro from the yonkoma (and its anime adaptation) Mikakunin de Shinkoukei. Self-important, and always trying to find a way to either take advantage of, or inconvenience her prospective sister-in-law Kobeni. Thankfully her bratty instances are curbed either by her own childish tendencies, or by Kobeni's older sister Benio, whose attentions Mashiro is terrified of.
  • The main character of Hakkenden Touhou Hakken Ibun, Inuzuka Shino, is this. Of course, he's Older Than He Looks due to possessing Murasame as the price for being his vessel and wielding his power is to have one's time frozen. Aka, he's actually 18 instead of 13. Him being a brat is semi-justified by Who Wants to Live Forever? and the issues that come from always being seen by others as a kid. And, unlike most Bratty Half Pints, he is actually probably one of the strongest characters.

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