Recent surveys focus more on the ikemen Kamen Rider actors instead of the heroes themselves. The Kamen Rider series has continued through the Showa and Heisei eras with no plans on stopping.
Goo Ranking recently held a poll from December 17-27, 2018 to decide who is the coolest Kamen Rider hero. A total of 4,146 votes were recorded.
First place is Kamen Rider 1:
Kamen Rider 1 is the original hero first began broadcasting in 1971. The show offered transformation forms, themes of friendship, and had a high viewer rating. In 2016, he was commemorated again in Kamen Rider 1 to celebrate the 45th anniversary of the Kamen Rider series.
Second place is Kamen Rider Hibiki:
Kamen Rider Hibiki won second place. Though the original series focused on a remodeled human hero, Hibiki focuses on “oni” instead. The new take on the Kamen Rider series attracted viewers.
Third place is Kamen Rider V3:
Kamen Rider V3 suffered a more shocking beginning compared to other protagonists of the series, but was rebuilt by Kamen Rider 1 and 2. As the second installment of the Kamen Rider series, fans looked forward to seeing how the series would evolve.
The remaining top 10 includes:
4. Kamen Rider Den-O
5. Kamen Rider W
6. Kamen Rider Kabuto
7. Kamen Rider Kuuga
8. Kamen Rider Black RX
9. Kamen Rider Fourze
10. Kamen Rider Black
The newest Rider, Kamen Rider ZI-O ranked in 32nd place with only 5 votes.
Article Sources: Goo