History Characters / NeoYokio

16th Oct '17 3:01:15 PM Leporidae
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!!Arcangelo

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!!Arcangelo!!Arcangelo Corelli



* PrivilegedRival: Older money than the Kaan family, and looks down on them for being "[[FantasticSlur ratcatchers]]." [[spoiler: It appears Arcangelo's casual anti-magistocrat [[FantasyRacism racism]] is all part of an act to keep up his rank on the Bachelor Board - as soon as the Board is destroyed, Arcangelo is sincerely friendly towards Kaz.]]

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* PrivilegedRival: Older money than the Kaan family, and looks down on them for being "[[FantasticSlur ratcatchers]]." [[spoiler: It appears Arcangelo's casual casual [[FantasyRacism anti-magistocrat [[FantasyRacism racism]] is all part of an act to keep up his rank on the Bachelor Board - as soon as the Board is destroyed, Arcangelo is sincerely friendly towards Kaz.]]
16th Oct '17 2:55:23 PM Leporidae
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A professional race car driver from the Soviet Union, Mila's one of the few entrants brave enough to take on the Neo Yokio Grand Prix. And it's not just the dangers of the course that she's willing to brave: the contestants are just as nasty. According to the French-Canadian driver, she's "stolen" quite a few races from him, and he's gunning for her in the next Prix.

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[[caption-width-right:350:''This room truly deluxe. Plasma television, recreation of famous Barcelona Chair! Such beautiful minibar. So, this is king-sized bed. Fantastic, fantastic, fantastic, fantastic!'']]
A professional race car driver from the Soviet Union, Mila's one of the few entrants brave enough to take on the notoriously difficult Neo Yokio Grand Prix. And it's not just the dangers of the course that she's willing to brave: the contestants are just as nasty. According to the French-Canadian driver, she's "stolen" quite a few races from him, and he's gunning for her in the next Prix.
Prix. [[spoiler: Mila defects to Neo Yokio the night before the race, disappearing into the vast metropolis and forcing Kaz to take her place at the helm of the Soviet Union's car]].


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* WearingAFlagOnYourHead: The front of her racing suit is decorated with the hammer, sickle, & star from the flag of the Soviet Union.
12th Oct '17 2:02:42 PM Leporidae
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Kaz's rival in Field Hockey ''and'' for the top spot on the Bachelor Board, Arcangelo is classic old money Neo Yokio. He's got a gaggle of followers called the "East Side Gentlemen" who follow him around in order to laugh at his jokes, but doesn't seem to have many close friends.

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Kaz's rival in Field Hockey ''and'' for the top spot on the Bachelor Board, Arcangelo is classic old money Neo Yokio. Conceited and self-centered, Arcangelo wears his privilege on his sleeve like an vintage Rolex, and makes no secret of his rivalry with Kaz. He's got a gaggle of followers called the "East Side Gentlemen" who follow him around in order to laugh at his jokes, but doesn't seem to have many close friends.




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* PunchClockVillain: Arcangelo and Kaz's rivalry for the top spot on the Bachelor Board is legendary, but when [[spoiler: the Bachelor Board is blown up, Arcangelo drops all pretense of his feud with Kaz and makes a sincere attempt at being friends.]]



* [[spoiler: DefectorFromCommieLand]]: It would appear that Mila [[spoiler: defected to live the capitalistic high life in Neo Yokio]], rather for political reasons, so this trope only partially applies.

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* [[spoiler: DefectorFromCommieLand]]: It would appear that Mila [[spoiler: defected to live the capitalistic high life of a capitalist in Neo Yokio]], rather for political reasons, so this trope only partially applies.


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* VodkaDrunkenski: Mila had zero qualms about going on a pub crawl the night before an important race. [[spoiler: This turned out to be a ploy to get Kaz wasted so she could give him the slip and defect to Neo Yokio.]]
11th Oct '17 9:00:08 AM Leporidae
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* ShoutOut: [[spoiler:Sadie]] states he works by merging his program with [[spoiler:the pilot's brainwaves]], which is similar to how [[Manga/NeonGenesisEvangelion EVAs and their pilots work]].

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* ShoutOut: [[spoiler:Sadie]] [[spoiler:Pilot Sadie]] states he she works by merging his program synchronizing [[spoiler: her brainwaves with [[spoiler:the pilot's brainwaves]], which is Charles' programming]], similar to how [[Manga/NeonGenesisEvangelion EVAs and their pilots work]].



** She seems to greatly value her own family. She cares for Kaz enough to help him out every now and then and attempt to teach him responsibility through work. [[spoiler: She's even willing to go toe to toe with the Remembrancer to keep Kaz out of trouble.]] She also is distraught at the fact that her nephew Jeffrey won't make an appearance at his own father's funeral, calling him an ingrate and seeming totally unfazed by the fact fact that he'll have nowhere to live if she sells the house in the Hamptons.

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** She seems to greatly value her own family. She cares for Kaz enough to help him out every now and then and attempt to teach him responsibility through work. [[spoiler: She's even willing to go toe to toe with the Remembrancer (up to and including chasing the man all the way to Jersey in a helicopter) to keep Kaz out of trouble.]] She also is distraught at the fact that her nephew Jeffrey won't make an appearance at his own father's funeral, calling him an ingrate and seeming totally unfazed by the fact fact that he'll have nowhere to live if she sells the house in the Hamptons.



Lexy and Gottlieb are Kaz's long time friends, field hockey team mates, and occasional partners in crime. The two seem to have known Kaz since their days at Easton Prep School, and often accompany him to social events, casual brunches, and shenanigans. During the course of the series they patent a trendy new martini and open a two-seat bar in Neo Yokio's crowded drinking district.

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Lexy and Gottlieb are Kaz's long time friends, field hockey team mates, and occasional partners in crime. The two seem to have known Kaz since their days at Easton Prep School, School and often accompany him to social events, casual brunches, and shenanigans. During the course of the series they patent a trendy new martini and open a two-seat bar in Neo Yokio's crowded drinking district.



* AttractiveBentGender: Turned into a woman, Lexy "Legend" is so hot, Arcangelo is interested in her, as well as Matoko, "the hottest lesbian in Long Island".

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* AttractiveBentGender: Turned into a woman, Lexy "Legend" is so hot, both Arcangelo is interested in her, as well as Matoko, "the and Matoko Goldberg("the hottest lesbian in on Long Island".Island," according to Lexy) want to get with "her."



A socialite living in the expensive [[SunkenCity underwater neighborhood]] below 14th Street, Helena St. Tesoro is Neo Yokio's premiere fashion blogger... or she was, until a demonic possession, near drowning, and a nasty fall down a flight of stairs at the start of the series. The incident left her so shaken that she completely abandoned her blog, her fans, and her passion for fashion, turning her critical eye instead to Neo Yokio's culture of materialistic excess and extreme class stratification. She and Kaz clash numerous times during the first season, with Helena decrying Kaz as a "lapdog of the bourgeois" and Kaz arraigning her as a hypocritical rich girl, but they still maintain a friendly relationship.

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A socialite living in the expensive [[SunkenCity underwater neighborhood]] below 14th Street, Helena St. Tesoro is Neo Yokio's premiere fashion blogger... or she was, until a demonic possession, near drowning, and a nasty fall down a flight of stairs at the start of the series. The incident left her so shaken that she completely abandoned her blog, her fans, and her passion for fashion, turning her critical eye instead to Neo Yokio's culture of materialistic excess and extreme class stratification. She and Kaz clash numerous times during the first season, with Helena decrying Kaz as a "lapdog of the bourgeois" and Kaz arraigning her as a hypocritical rich girl, but they still maintain a friendly relationship.
relationship. [[spoiler: At the end of the first season, Kaz helps her escape from the authorities and Neo Yokio, knowing full well that she blew up the Bachelor Board.]]
11th Oct '17 7:55:09 AM Leporidae
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** She doesn't care for the status, only for the money. She has many times pointed out that being a New Rich, most of the high society won't accept her or her family.
** She seems to greatly value her own family. She cares for Kaz enough to help him out every now and then and attempt to teach him responsibility through work. She also is distraught at the fact that her nephew won't appear for his own father's funeral, calling him an ingratte and not even bothering with the fact he will have nowhere to live after they sell the house.

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** She doesn't care for the status, status of being a magistocrat, only for the money. She has many times pointed out that being a New Rich, most of NouveauRiche, the rest of high society won't accept her or her family.
** She seems to greatly value her own family. She cares for Kaz enough to help him out every now and then and attempt to teach him responsibility through work. [[spoiler: She's even willing to go toe to toe with the Remembrancer to keep Kaz out of trouble.]] She also is distraught at the fact that her nephew Jeffrey won't appear for make an appearance at his own father's funeral, calling him an ingratte ingrate and not even bothering with seeming totally unfazed by the fact he will fact that he'll have nowhere to live after they sell if she sells the house.house in the Hamptons.



* OnlyInItForTheMoney: She only cares about being paid and shows to be largely distant to many other issues, even social events, as she acknowledges her status as NouveauRiche will forever stop other aristocrats from seeing her as one of them.
* PetTheDog: In "O, The Helenists", she acknowledges how hard Kaz worked on his latest assignments and sympathizes with his pain over losing a spot on the bachelor list, and gives him, a job he can be happy about.

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* OnlyInItForTheMoney: She only cares about being paid and shows is shown to be largely distant to many other issues, even social events, as she acknowledges her status as NouveauRiche will forever stop other aristocrats from seeing her as one of them.
them. PlayedForLaughs in some instances, like when she tells Kaz she's rented out his apartment to a family of German tourists during Grand Prix weekend and fails to see why he's so upset.
* PetTheDog: In "O, The Helenists", she acknowledges how hard Kaz worked on his latest assignments and sympathizes with his pain over losing a spot on the bachelor list, and gives him, a job he can be happy about.list.



* AttractiveGenderBender: Turned into a woman, Lexy "Legend" is so hot, Arcangelo is interested in her, as well as Matoko, "the hottest lesbian in Long Island".

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* AttractiveGenderBender: AttractiveBentGender: Turned into a woman, Lexy "Legend" is so hot, Arcangelo is interested in her, as well as Matoko, "the hottest lesbian in Long Island".
10th Oct '17 4:55:37 PM Arcana4th
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* [[spoiler:MiniMecha]]: Charles looks to be about seven or eight feet tall, but he looks and functions similar to a [[spoiler: [[HumongousMecha full-sized mecha]]]], complete with rocket boots.

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* [[spoiler:MiniMecha]]: MiniMecha: Charles looks to be about seven or eight feet tall, but he looks and functions similar to a [[spoiler: [[HumongousMecha full-sized mecha]]]], complete with rocket boots.



* ShoutOut: [[spoiler:Sadie]] states he works by merging his program with [[spoiler:the pilot's brainwaves]], which is similar to how [[Manga/NeonGenesisEvangelion EVAs and their pilots work]].




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* YesMan: His role is simply to agree and praise Kaz's every action, hardly ever reprimanding him, no matter how right it would be to do so.



* HiddenDepths:
** She doesn't care for the status, only for the money. She has many times pointed out that being a New Rich, most of the high society won't accept her or her family.
** She seems to greatly value her own family. She cares for Kaz enough to help him out every now and then and attempt to teach him responsibility through work. She also is distraught at the fact that her nephew won't appear for his own father's funeral, calling him an ingratte and not even bothering with the fact he will have nowhere to live after they sell the house.



* OnlyInItForTheMoney: She only cares about being paid and shows to be largely distant to many other issues, even social events, as she acknowledges her status as NouveauRiche will forever stop other aristocrats from seeing her as one of them.
* PetTheDog: In "O, The Helenists", she acknowledges how hard Kaz worked on his latest assignments and sympathizes with his pain over losing a spot on the bachelor list, and gives him, a job he can be happy about.



* AttractiveGenderBender: Turned into a woman, Lexy "Legend" is so hot, Arcangelo is interested in her, as well as Matoko, "the hottest lesbian in Long Island".
* {{Hypocrite}}: Downplayed. Lexy makes a huge speech on gender and sexuality and how gender works in a spectrum, not a binary, but that's right after he used his newly acquired female body to make out with a lesbian, despite never stopping to identify himself as a man.



* PoliticallyCorrectHero: Downplayed. Lexy makes a huge speech on gender and sexuality and how gender works in a spectrum, not a binary, but that's right after he used his newly acquired female body to make out with a lesbian, despite never stopping to identify himself as a man.



* {{Hikikomori}}: Self-described and PlayedForLaughs.

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* {{Hikikomori}}: Self-described and PlayedForLaughs. She closes herself off in her room post possession.



* LoveInterestTraitor: [[spoiler:Despite being in love with Kaz, she tricks him into helping her, and backstab him by switching places with Sadie and running away with Charles at the end of the show]].



* [[spoiler:WesternTerrorists]]: After Helena [[spoiler: [[BurningTheShips blows up the Bachelor Board]] because it's a symbol of Neo Yokio's excess, she's wanted by the police and the Remembrancer]].

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* [[spoiler:WesternTerrorists]]: After WesternTerrorists: [[spoiler:After Helena [[spoiler: [[BurningTheShips blows up the Bachelor Board]] because it's a symbol of Neo Yokio's excess, she's wanted by the police and the Remembrancer]].
10th Oct '17 11:31:30 AM Leporidae
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A professional race car driver from the Soviet Union, Mila's one of the few entrants brave enough to take on the Neo Yokio Grand Prix.

* AlliterativeName

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A professional race car driver from the Soviet Union, Mila's one of the few entrants brave enough to take on the Neo Yokio Grand Prix. And it's not just the dangers of the course that she's willing to brave: the contestants are just as nasty. According to the French-Canadian driver, she's "stolen" quite a few races from him, and he's gunning for her in the next Prix.

* AlliterativeNameAlliterativeName: '''M'''ila '''M'''alevich
* [[spoiler: DefectorFromCommieLand]]: It would appear that Mila [[spoiler: defected to live the capitalistic high life in Neo Yokio]], rather for political reasons, so this trope only partially applies.
10th Oct '17 8:19:18 AM Leporidae
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The main protagonist. A "magistocrat" more concerned about his status as an eligible bachelor than his exorcism duties.

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The main protagonist. A "magistocrat" more concerned about his status as an eligible bachelor than his exorcism duties.
duties. The latest in a long and proud line of demon slayers, Kaz has strong magical abilities that allow him to detect demonic possession, expel demon presences, and battle even the most formidable of demons on an even footing. For hundreds of years it's been his family's duty to protect Neo Yokio from demonic threats. Despite this, Kaz tends to treat his magical duties as a chore he'd rather put off -- it's a good thing he's got his Aunt Agatha to keep him in line. Kaz also has a taste for expensive clothes and a tendency towards fits of dramatic melancholy, but ultimately his heart's in the right place.












* ConspicuousTrenchcoat: Wears a khaki trench coat belted at the waist, along with [[CoolShades dark sunglasses]] and a scarf no matter the weather or occasion.

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* ConspicuousTrenchcoat: Wears a full-length khaki trench coat belted at the waist, along with [[CoolShades dark sunglasses]] and a scarf no matter the weather or occasion.



Lexy and Gottlieb are Kaz's long time friends and follow him around.

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Lexy and Gottlieb are Kaz's long time friends friends, field hockey team mates, and follow occasional partners in crime. The two seem to have known Kaz since their days at Easton Prep School, and often accompany him around.to social events, casual brunches, and shenanigans. During the course of the series they patent a trendy new martini and open a two-seat bar in Neo Yokio's crowded drinking district.




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[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/neo_yokio_06.png]]
[[caption-width-right:350:''I'm done searching for meaning in the aesthetic cycles of commodities.'']]

A socialite living in the expensive [[SunkenCity underwater neighborhood]] below 14th Street, Helena St. Tesoro is Neo Yokio's premiere fashion blogger... or she was, until a demonic possession, near drowning, and a nasty fall down a flight of stairs at the start of the series. The incident left her so shaken that she completely abandoned her blog, her fans, and her passion for fashion, turning her critical eye instead to Neo Yokio's culture of materialistic excess and extreme class stratification. She and Kaz clash numerous times during the first season, with Helena decrying Kaz as a "lapdog of the bourgeois" and Kaz arraigning her as a hypocritical rich girl, but they still maintain a friendly relationship.

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* [[spoiler:WesternTerrorists]]

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* [[spoiler:WesternTerrorists]]
[[spoiler:WesternTerrorists]]: After Helena [[spoiler: [[BurningTheShips blows up the Bachelor Board]] because it's a symbol of Neo Yokio's excess, she's wanted by the police and the Remembrancer]].




* AlphaBitch: A male example.
* {{Bishonen}}
* PrivilegedRival: Older money than the Kaan family, and looks down on them for being "ratcatchers".

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\nKaz's rival in Field Hockey ''and'' for the top spot on the Bachelor Board, Arcangelo is classic old money Neo Yokio. He's got a gaggle of followers called the "East Side Gentlemen" who follow him around in order to laugh at his jokes, but doesn't seem to have many close friends.

* AlphaBitch: A male example.
example - Arcangelo takes any chance he can to undermine Kaz's success in regards to the Bachelor Board (short of downright sabotage) and isn't above pulling punches when Kaz is down.
* {{Bishonen}}
{{Bishonen}}: Arcangelo prides himself on his good looks and taste in fashion.
--> '''Arcangelo''': I love being in public when my hair's wet. I feel like a Gucci model.
* PrivilegedRival: Older money than the Kaan family, and looks down on them for being "ratcatchers".
"[[FantasticSlur ratcatchers]]." [[spoiler: It appears Arcangelo's casual anti-magistocrat [[FantasyRacism racism]] is all part of an act to keep up his rank on the Bachelor Board - as soon as the Board is destroyed, Arcangelo is sincerely friendly towards Kaz.]]



A professional race car driver from the Soviet Union.

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A professional race car driver from the Soviet Union.
Union, Mila's one of the few entrants brave enough to take on the Neo Yokio Grand Prix.
9th Oct '17 2:41:14 PM Leporidae
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Kaz's robotic butler, friend, confidant, and closest thing to a jet pack Neo Yokio has to offer. Charles often acts as the calm, British voice of reason for Kaz, encouraging him to think his decisions through before taking any action. Kaz purchased Charles second-hand from a mechabutler dealer, though he seems to have very little idea as to how mechabutlers work. Charles is [[spoiler:piloted by a tiny old lady with a heavy cockney accent named Sadie]].

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Kaz's robotic butler, friend, confidant, and closest thing to a jet pack Neo Yokio has to offer. Charles often acts as the calm, British voice of reason for Kaz, encouraging him to think his decisions through before taking any action. Kaz purchased Charles second-hand from a mechabutler dealer, second-hand, though he seems to have very little idea as to how mechabutlers work. work -- he was shocked to discover that Charles is [[spoiler:piloted by a tiny old lady with a heavy cockney accent named Sadie]].



* TheJeeves: Charles is in charge of Kaz's schedule as well as other tasks like packing, getting articles of clothing repaired, taking calls, and transporting Kaz around the city with his rocket boots.
* [[spoiler:MiniMecha]]
* RobotMaid: The male version of this.
* WalkingSpoiler: [[spoiler:Sadie's existence]].

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* TheJeeves: Charles is in charge of Kaz's schedule as well as other tasks like packing, getting articles of clothing repaired, taking calls, and transporting Kaz around the city with his rocket boots. He also reads to Kaz in the bath and accompanies him on missions.
* [[spoiler:MiniMecha]]: Charles looks to be about seven or eight feet tall, but he looks and functions similar to a [[spoiler: [[HumongousMecha full-sized mecha]]]], complete with rocket
boots.
* [[spoiler:MiniMecha]]
RobotBuddy: Charles accompanies Kaz on many of his missions. [[spoiler: Subverted in that Charles isn't actually a robot, but a mecha piloted by a small British woman]].
* RobotMaid: The male version equivalent of this.
* WalkingSpoiler: [[spoiler:Sadie's existence]].
existence]].



Kaz's aunt.

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[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/neo_yokio_04.png]]
[[caption-width-right:350:''You need to work to support your wretched lifestyle!'']]
Kaz's aunt.
aunt - a strict, no-nonsense woman who runs the family business. Agatha tends to put business before personal commitments, often scheduling jobs for Kaz despite his protests (or prior commitments). She and Kaz have a close if somewhat contentious relationship, with Agatha acting as Kaz's manager, motivator, and something of a mother figure. It's assumed that as a magistocrat she has powers similar to Kaz and Jeffrey, but as of yet she has not displayed them.



* ConspicuousTrenchcoat: Wears a khaki trench coat belted at the waist, along with [[CoolShades dark sunglasses]] and a scarf no matter the weather or occasion.
* CoolShades: Owns a pair and [[SunglassesAtNight is never seen without 'em]].
* CurtainsMatchTheWindow: Lavender hair, purple eyes.




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* SunglassesAtNight: Agatha always seems to have a pair of sunglasses on hand. She wears them to restaurants, to jobs, to the salon, and every other time she appears on screen.
* YouGottaHaveBlueHair: Agatha's hair is a pastel shade of mauve.
9th Oct '17 10:09:12 AM Leporidae
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[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/neo_yokio_03.png]]
[[caption-width-right:350:''Can you feel the synergy?'']]



* PlatonicLifePartners: The two are [[ThoseTwoGuys never seen apart from each other]], attend the same functions (wearing matching outfits), play the same sports, and they go into business together when they open a bar selling a drink they co-patented. There's not much evidence for a romantic relationship between the two, but they clearly care about each other.



* ShoutOut: Due to some magical aquatic shenanigans, Lexy and Gottlieb find themselves transformed into an attractive woman and a panda, respectively. That's pretty much [[WholePlotReference how the plot of]] ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'' worked.



* ShoutOut: Due to some magical water, they become transformed, Lexy becomes a woman and Gottlieb a panda, which is pretty much how the plot of ''Manga/Ranma½ '' worked.
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