Akinator’s database is unparalleled as he seems to know just about every notable person or character in the world. From minor characters in obscure animated shows all the way up to the leaders of every nation, Akinator will likely know who pops into your mind. There are certain names and categories that pop up the most on Akinator, with these being the most played in the world’s most popular version of “20 Questions”.
A lot of people will try to fool Akinator by using him as the answer to his questions. However, Akinator is able to figure out the ruse rather quickly and can guess that he’s the subject within a few questions. Naturally, the being that knows everything about itself will be able to figure things out.
Among the most common guesses are the ones that are nothing at all. There are millions of people that just continue to click ‘no’ just to see what happens. The answer will be “The One About Whom Nothing Is Known,” which isn’t a cop-out answer since there’s a person trying to break the game anyway. Three of the top 11 guesses of all-time on Akinator aren’t anything that exists.
If you were to ask a random person on the street to name the first person that pops into their head, there’s a good chance that they name the President of the United States. For this reason, people that play Akinator for the first time are likely to use the current US President as their answer. Names like Barack Obama, Donald Trump, Joe Biden, and all the rest are among the most common Akinator guesses.
The demographic for Akinator tends to skew on the younger side, and cartoon characters are commonly brought up because of this. Out of all of the cartoon characters that Akinator guesses, Spongebob Squarepants is the most common. Mickey Mouse, Homer Simpson, and superheroes like Spider-Man and Batman are also characters that Akinator runs into frequently each day.
Video Game Characters
Cartoon and video game characters sort of go hand in hand, and the younger Akinator players love to see if he can guess their favorite gaming characters. Among the more popular results for video game characters are Pikachu (Pokemon), Master Chief (Halo), Sonic the Hedgehog, and Kratos (God of War).
To continue the trend of younger people playing Akinator, most of the top responses in a given country will be a YouTube personality. PewDiePie is one of the most frequent on an international basis while other YouTubers like J10B100, Luccas Neto, and Kouki are popular guesses in countries like Italy and China. Almost every YouTuber that has at least a couple of thousand subscribers is in Akinator’s database of knowledge.
Akinator is played around the world instead of just in North America, so it’s no surprise to see that there’s a long list of soccer stars that dominate the sports guesses. Soccer stars like Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are far ahead of the pack in Akinator guesses, while other stars like Kylian Mbappe and Son Heung-min are among the top, as well. In terms of American athletes, Tiger Woods is the top response.
There’s a certain edginess that comes with the youth of the world, so of course, there’s going to be a slew of controversial people that Akinator will have to guess. Some of these include a certain leader of Germany during the early 20th century and a known terrorist that was slain during the Barack Obama administration by Seal Team 6.
Singers and Actors
Though not as high on the list as some of the others, the top 100 guesses for Akinator include a lot of singers and actors. Michael Jackson and Justin Bieber top the list of musical acts, while actors like Brad Pitt and Arnold Schwarzenegger are the first actors to come to mind for a lot of people. What might be surprising is that Jackson and Bieber are the only two from these categories that are in the top 25 overall.