History Characters / MaisonIkkoku

11th Oct '17 1:09:25 PM Gosicrystal
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* AccidentalPervert
* AnguishedDeclarationOfLove

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* %%* AccidentalPervert
* %%* AnguishedDeclarationOfLove



* BelligerentSexualTension: With Kyoko.

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* %%* BelligerentSexualTension: With Kyoko.



* BewareTheNiceOnes
* ButtMonkey

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* %%* BewareTheNiceOnes
* %%* ButtMonkey



* RidiculouslyAverageGuy

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* {{Ronin}}

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* %%* {{Ronin}}



* UnluckyEverydude

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* %%* UnluckyEverydude



* {{Landlady}}: TropeCodifier

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* %%* {{Landlady}}: TropeCodifierTropeCodifier.



* PluckyGirl

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* %%* PluckyGirl



* WidowWoman
* WillTheyOrWontThey: With Godai. [[spoiler:TheyDo.]]

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* %%* WidowWoman
* WillTheyOrWontThey: With Godai. [[spoiler:TheyDo.[[spoiler:They do.]]



* JerkWithAHeartOfGold - JerkWithAHeartOfJerk: Does have a slight tendency to go from one to the other.

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* JerkWithAHeartOfGold - JerkWithAHeartOfJerk: JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Does have a slight tendency to go from one this to the other.JerkWithAHeartOfJerk.



* TheRival: To Godai.

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* %%* TheRival: To Godai.



* TwinkleSmile: Iconic of his character.
** This seems to run in the family. Even with the pets of said family.

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* TwinkleSmile: Iconic of his character.
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character. This seems to run in the family. Even family, even with the pets of said family.



* AlcoholicParent
* AmazinglyEmbarrassingParents
* ApronMatron

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* %%* AlcoholicParent
* %%* AmazinglyEmbarrassingParents
* %%* ApronMatron



* FatGirl

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* %%* FatGirl



* HardDrinkingPartyGirl

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* %%* HardDrinkingPartyGirl



* TheMatchmaker
* TeamMom

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* %%* TheMatchmaker
* %%* TeamMom



* BunnyEarsLawyer
* CloudCuckooLander

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* %%* BunnyEarsLawyer
* %%* CloudCuckooLander



* JerkAss

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* JerkAss%%* {{Jerkass}}



* WhatExactlyIsHisJob
* {{Yakuza}}:...Or this


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* %%* WhatExactlyIsHisJob
* {{Yakuza}}:...Or this

%%* {{Yakuza}}




* FieryRedhead

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* %%* FieryRedhead



* LadyDrunk
* LastMinuteHookup: With Master.
* MsFanservice

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* %%* LastMinuteHookup: With Master.
* %%* MsFanservice



* ShesGotLegs

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* %%* ShesGotLegs



* TheDitz
* {{Foil}}: To Yotsuya whom he dislikes a lot.

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* %%* TheDitz
* %%* {{Foil}}: To Yotsuya whom he dislikes a lot.



* BettyAndVeronica: The Betty to Kyoko's Veronica

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* BettyAndVeronica: The Betty to Kyoko's VeronicaVeronica.
* TheBusCameBack: For the epilogue where we see [[spoiler: that she has moved on to a whole new life]].



* [[NiceGuy Nice Girl]]: Linked to the trope above, she's also one of the nicest. Her only real flaw is how oblivious she can be regarding Godai's true romantic feelings.
* PowerHair: Subverted. She ''does'' have the hairstyle but she is no leader.
** Even stranger for fans familiar with Tominaga's other work, you half expect her to give up Godai for her [[Anime/DominionTankPolice tank]], or her [[Anime/{{Patlabor}} Police Robot]].

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* [[NiceGuy Nice Girl]]: Linked to the trope above, she's also She's one of the nicest.nicest characters. Her only real flaw is how oblivious she can be regarding Godai's true romantic feelings.
* PowerHair: Subverted. She ''does'' have the hairstyle but she is no leader.
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leader. Even stranger for fans familiar with Tominaga's other work, you half expect her to give up Godai for her [[Anime/DominionTankPolice tank]], or her [[Anime/{{Patlabor}} Police Robot]].



** TheBusCameBack: For the epilogue where we see [[spoiler: that she has moved on to a whole new life]].
* RomanticFalseLead: A RareFemaleExample.
* RomanticRunnerUp

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** TheBusCameBack: For the epilogue where we see [[spoiler: that she has moved on to a whole new life]].
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%%* RomanticFalseLead: A RareFemaleExample.
* %%* RomanticRunnerUp



* ClassRepresentative

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* %%* ClassRepresentative



* DaddysGirl
* ExpositoryHairstyleChange
* FilleFatale
* GirlishPigtails

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* %%* DaddysGirl
* %%* ExpositoryHairstyleChange
* %%* FilleFatale
* %%* GirlishPigtails



* TheRival: Of Kyoko. And a nasty one at that.
* StalkerWithACrush

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* %%* TheRival: Of Kyoko. And a nasty one at that.
* %%* StalkerWithACrush



* {{Ojou}}

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* %%* {{Ojou}}



* YamatoNadeshiko

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* %%* YamatoNadeshiko



* BigFriendlyDog
* CanisMajor

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* %%* BigFriendlyDog
* %%* CanisMajor



* CommutingOnABus
* LastMinuteHookup: With Akemi.
* LocalHangout
* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname

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* %%* CommutingOnABus
* %%* LastMinuteHookup: With Akemi.
* %%* LocalHangout
* %%* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname



* SatelliteCharacter

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* %%* SatelliteCharacter



* TheLostLenore: To Kyoko.

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* %%* TheLostLenore: To Kyoko.



* ShrinkingViolet

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* %%* ShrinkingViolet
12th Jul '17 5:10:49 AM StFan
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* FriendToAllChildren: He's shown relatively early on to be good with children when Ikuko shows up (though at first he is only nice to her to learn more about Kyoko). The only real exception is Kentaro, which is a more familiar sight in {{Rumiko Takahashi}}'s works, but Godai occasionally has friendly moments with him too. [[spoiler:He goes on to work part-time at a preschool, and eventually becomes a preschool teacher by the end of the series.]]

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* FriendToAllChildren: He's shown relatively early on to be good with children when Ikuko shows up (though at first he is only nice to her to learn more about Kyoko). The only real exception is Kentaro, which is a more familiar sight in {{Rumiko Takahashi}}'s Creator/RumikoTakahashi's works, but Godai occasionally has friendly moments with him too. [[spoiler:He goes on to work part-time at a preschool, and eventually becomes a preschool teacher by the end of the series.]]



* {{Expy}}: Rumiko Takahashi's Rumic World manga ''Dust Spurt'' has a secret agent character named Mr. Sekhoi who looks ''exactly'' like Yotsuya. This is the source of some fan speculation that they are the same person.

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* {{Expy}}: Rumiko Takahashi's Rumic World ''Rumic World'' manga ''Dust Spurt'' "Dust Spurt" has a secret agent character named Mr. Sekhoi who looks ''exactly'' like Yotsuya. This is the source of some fan speculation that they are the same person.
3rd Jul '17 9:46:02 AM fruitstripegum
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* PerfectlyArrangedMarriage: Her arranged fiancee Asuna is head over heels in love with him and after [[spoiler:proposing to her due to a [[MistakenForPregnant misunderstanding]]]], he warms up to the idea a bit more, [[spoiler:and eventually falls in love and marries her]].

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* PerfectlyArrangedMarriage: Her His arranged fiancee Asuna is head over heels in love with him and after [[spoiler:proposing to her due to a [[MistakenForPregnant misunderstanding]]]], he warms up to the idea a bit more, [[spoiler:and eventually falls in love and marries her]].



* IFeelAngry: Never angers. When she knows about the existence of Kyoko, she just kindly tells her that she doesn't approve of Kyoko courting her fiancé.

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* IFeelAngry: Never angers. visibly angry. When she knows learns about the existence of Kyoko, she just kindly tells her that she doesn't approve of Kyoko courting her fiancé.
2nd Jul '17 4:25:08 PM fruitstripegum
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* PowerHair: Subverted. She ''does'' have the hairstyle but she is no leader.
** Even stranger for fans familiar with Tominaga's other work, you half expect her to give up Godai for her [[Anime/DominionTankPolice tank]], or her [[Anime/{{Patlabor}} Police Robot]].



* PowerHair: Subverted. She ''does'' have the hairstyle but she is no leader.
** Even stranger for fans familiar with Tominaga's other work, you half expect her to give up Godai for her [[Anime/DominionTankPolice tank]], or her [[Anime/{{Patlabor}} Police Robot]].
2nd Jul '17 4:24:39 PM fruitstripegum
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* HookerWithAHeartOfGold: A variation. She isn't a hooker but late-night barmaid which is regarded as somewhat similar in Japan (even though sex isn't necessarily involved). As for the heart of gold, it shows up later in the series when she [[spoiler: decides to step in and trigger Kyoko's jealousy and force her to be more honest with herself with regards to Godai]].

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* HookerWithAHeartOfGold: A variation. She isn't a hooker but a late-night barmaid which is regarded as somewhat similar in Japan (even though sex isn't necessarily involved). As for the heart of gold, it shows up later in the series when she [[spoiler: decides to step in and trigger Kyoko's jealousy and force her to be more honest with herself with regards to Godai]].
2nd Jul '17 4:24:13 PM fruitstripegum
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* AccentAdaptation: Yotsuya's formal way of speaking is adapted into English as a quasi-British accent.



* AccentAdaptation: Yotsuya's formal way of speaking is adapted into English as a quasi-British accent.
2nd Jul '17 4:23:18 PM fruitstripegum
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* FirstGirlWins: Though is the first case of this in a Creator/RumikoTakahashi series.

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* FirstGirlWins: Though is it's the first case of this in a Creator/RumikoTakahashi series.
30th Jun '17 2:44:10 PM Yago
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* FriendToAllChildren: He's shown relatively early on to be good with children when Ikuko shows up (though at first he is only nice to her to learn more about Kyoko). The only real exception is Kentaro, which is a more familiar sight in {{Rumiko Takahashi}}'s works, but Godai occasionally has friendly moments with him too. [[spoiler:He goes on to work part-time at a preschool, and eventually becomes a preschool teacher by the end of the series.]]
12th Jun '17 12:16:19 PM NonperformingAuthor
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* CockFight: Whenever Godai and him meet, you can be sure this will happen if Kyoko is around.

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* CockFight: Whenever Godai and him meet, you can be sure this will happen if Kyoko is around. In fact, this is one of the driving forces behind the series.



** He actually thought he could really like Asuna if he hasn't already set his sights on Kyoko.



* HiddenDepths: Underneath the above exterior, she really is an experienced woman, wife, and mother, and often dispense advice on Kyoko.



* {{Expy}}: Rumiko Takahashi's Rumic World manga ''Dust Spurt'' has a secret agent character named Mr. Sekhoi who looks exactly like Yotsuya. This is the source of some fan speculation that they are the same person.

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* {{Expy}}: Rumiko Takahashi's Rumic World manga ''Dust Spurt'' has a secret agent character named Mr. Sekhoi who looks exactly ''exactly'' like Yotsuya. This is the source of some fan speculation that they are the same person.person.
* FourIsDeath: Stays in room 4, his name has a four in it, and he's easily Godai's most disruptive neighbor.



* SecretAgent: Highly suspected of being this.

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* SecretAgent: Highly suspected of being this. See the {{Expy}} entry above.



A boozy bar hostess who is usually known to lounge around wearing skimpy lingerie clothings while hanging around Ikkoku. She lives in Room 6 and works a short distance away in a bar named Cha-Cha Maru.

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A boozy bar hostess who is usually known to lounge around wearing skimpy lingerie clothings clothing while hanging around Ikkoku. She lives in Room 6 and works a short distance away in a bar named Cha-Cha Maru.



* UrbanLegendLoveLife: Despite her sultry demeanour and her job, she hasn't been with that many men.

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* UrbanLegendLoveLife: Despite her sultry demeanour and her job, she hasn't been with that as many men.men as people think.



* NaiveEverygirl
* PutOnABus: Literally when she figures Godai is in love with someone else than her.

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* NaiveEverygirl
NaiveEverygirl: The most normal person Godai knows.
* [[NiceGuy Nice Girl]]: Linked to the trope above, she's also one of the nicest. Her only real flaw is how oblivious she can be regarding Godai's true romantic feelings.
* PutOnABus: Literally put on a train when she figures Godai is in love with someone else than her.



* ClingyJealousGirl: Much more than Kyoko. She's ''very'' jealous of Kyoko and calls her "the widow", which is a derogatory way to refer to someone in Japanese.

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* ClingyJealousGirl: Much ''Much'' more than Kyoko. She's ''very'' jealous of Kyoko and calls her "the widow", which is a derogatory way to refer to someone in Japanese.



* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: While she is a lot less sympathetic than the likes of Kozue and is often seen as a temperamental brat who needs to learn that she can't always get what she wants. However Ibuki does occasionally get some sympathetic moments and even occasionally does try to help Godai out.

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* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: While she is a lot less sympathetic than the likes of Kozue and is often seen as a temperamental brat who needs to learn that she can't always get what she wants. However wants, Ibuki does occasionally get some sympathetic moments and even occasionally does try to help Godai out.



* NaiveEverygirl

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* NaiveEverygirlNaiveEverygirl: Not as Everygirl as Kozue, given her family's just as rich as the Mitakas.



* TheFaceless: We are never shown his face when he is in flashbacks.

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* TheFaceless: We are never shown his face when he is in flashbacks. It's also a RunningGag that Godai ''always'' failed to see his face in any kind of medium.



* PosthumousCharacter

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* PosthumousCharacterPosthumousCharacter: A vision of him did appear once in Kyoko's dream, calling her a fool for fighting with Godai.
16th Mar '17 8:26:26 AM rafi
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* FakeBrit: Yotsuya's accent in the Viz English dubs. To be fair, his first dub actor, Gerard Plunket is an Irish born Canadian. Ron Halder, his replacement post episode 36, however, is American but does a very seamless transition from his predecessor.
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