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19th Nov '16 1:31:00 AM Morgenthaler
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* In ''Literature/OverTheWineDarkSea'' Menedemos is a JerkJock, a HandsomeLech, and a {{Badass}} MagneticHero. Sostratos is more austere and less charismatic but he is GoodWithNumbers and aspires to be ThePhilosopher. Naturally they can't stand each other.

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* In ''Literature/OverTheWineDarkSea'' Menedemos is a JerkJock, a HandsomeLech, and a {{Badass}} MagneticHero. Sostratos is more austere and less charismatic but he is GoodWithNumbers and aspires to be ThePhilosopher. Naturally they can't stand each other.
1st Oct '16 2:13:05 AM rafi
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* Hyosuke from ''Anime/PleaseTeacher'' is an [[DoubleSubversion interesting case]] in that [[spoiler:he has a love interest of his own]] and yet he continues to act the part. Also, [[LampshadeHanging within the show itself]], a [[ObnoxiousInLaws character]] accused the main character of HoYay with him.
* ''Manga/OtakuNoMusumeSan'''s titular otaku father has the added issue of his foil being a lolicon. The friend's admirer, who is totally oblivious to his taste, assumes that since he's clearly not attracted to young ''women'', he might just be gay.

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\n* Hyosuke ''Manga/AkameGaKill'' isn't a harem series, but it does play the trope straight with Lubboc. He's a ChivalrousPervert, but most of the women on his team find his antics annoying. By contrast, [[TheHero Tatsumi]] seems to just [[ChickMagnet naturally attract female attention.]] He ''does'' have a LoveInterest of his own, Najenda, the leader of their entire group in fact, but she's not really considering a relationship until after their war is over. [[spoiler: He ends up dying anyway, so nothing ever comes from ''Anime/PleaseTeacher'' it sadly.]]
* ''LightNovel/BakaAndTestSummonTheBeasts'' - Yuuji is the best friend, but Kouta is the pervert.
** Baka Test
is an [[DoubleSubversion interesting case]] unusual example in the the lead guy, Akihisa, is the ButtMonkey and the best friend, Yuuji, is the one abusing and using said butt monkey. Then again, it is also unusual in that [[spoiler:he Yuuji is only a few steps short of being the lead guy himself; it wouldn't be a stretch at all to say that Akihisa and Yuuji are both the protagonist.
*** Not to mention, Yuuji
has a love interest of his own]] own: Shouko Kirishima. Though Shouko is, well, a {{Yandere}}...
* Furuichi of ''Manga/{{Beelzebub}}'' plays it dead straight. He lusts after all the girls,
and yet he continues to act is quite jealous of the part. Also, [[LampshadeHanging within the show itself]], a [[ObnoxiousInLaws character]] accused the main character of HoYay with him.
* ''Manga/OtakuNoMusumeSan'''s titular otaku father
attention Oga gets. He has the added issue an admirer of his foil being a lolicon. own, though: The friend's admirer, who is totally oblivious to ManlyGay demon Arandron.
* In the first season of ''Anime/CodeGeass'' we get the cool protagonist Lelouch and
his taste, assumes that since more awkward best friend Rivalz.
* Masomi Kida of ''LightNovel/{{Durarara}}'' seems like this compared to the (sort of) protagonist, Mikado. While Mikado is fairly shy and reserved, Kida is a {{keet}} and ChivalrousPervert constantly obsessed with hitting on girls. [[spoiler:Ultimately subverted though, as Kida's personality and general cheerfulness is largely ObfuscatingStupidity, and
he's clearly not attracted to young ''women'', actually pretty melancholic. As for Mikado, while he might just be gay.is shy, he hides his inner badass.]]



* Haruhiko Nezu from ''VisualNovel/PrincessLover!'' is the show's perpetual [[ButtMonkey punching bag]].
* Ryoga performs this role for the title character of ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'': lawful, wrathful and guarded where Ranma tends to be chaotic, arrogant and trusting. Notably, he is outwardly much more shy and polite to pretty much everybody except Ranma, who is a major JerkWithAHeartOfGold.

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* Haruhiko Nezu from ''VisualNovel/PrincessLover!'' is ''LightNovel/HaiyoreNyarkoSan'' offers an unusual example with Yoichi; since the show's perpetual [[ButtMonkey punching bag]].
* Ryoga performs this role for
male lead Mahiro is {{Tsundere}} and high-strung thanks to his UnwantedHarem's antics, Yoichi plays the title character of ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'': lawful, wrathful Foil by being cheerful and guarded where Ranma tends to be chaotic, arrogant and trusting. Notably, unflappable, which means he is outwardly much more shy and polite to pretty much everybody except Ranma, who gets along well with the rest of the cast. He also has moments of NotSoAboveItAll, such as when he believes Nyarko's FakePregnancy lie.
* In ''LightNovel/HaruhiSuzumiya'', Taniguchi
is a major JerkWithAHeartOfGold.friend to the protagonist, Kyon, and is a CasanovaWannabe and a SmallNameBigEgo, whereas Kyon himself is a snarky CovertPervert.



* Mugio in ''Anime/KujibikiUnbalance'' (both versions).
* In ''LightNovel/LoveChunibyoAndOtherDelusions'', there's Makoto Isshiki, Yuuta's back-seat classmate who has a hobby of profiling girls in their class.



* In ''LightNovel/SeitokaiNoIchizon'', Ken has the bluntly stated goal of turning the entire (female) student council into his harem, and draws analogies to a main protagonist in ero-games that he plays. Kurimu, the President, responds that his actions are probably closer to this trope instead.
** It's also a ShoutOut to Clannad: Ken states that his name can be written like "Okazaki" in kanji, and Kurimu answers "You mean ''Sunohara'', right?".
* Edogawa from ''Manga/SoraNoManimani''. In comparison to reserved bookworm Saku, he's loud, crazy and not even technically a member of the Astronomy Club.

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* Yamato Kurose from ''LightNovel/MayoChiki'' is this, though since the female lead pretends to be a man he teases the main character for being gay instead of lusting after her in his turn.
** It also doesn't help that Jiro's friend, after seeing his fearful reaction from being touched by a female student, [[WithFriendsLikeThese loudly questions in the middle of a crowded hallway if he is gay]].
%%* Miyahara of ''Manga/MidoriDays''.
* Tatsukichi Hayama of ''LightNovel/{{MM}}'' plays this straight, though he has someone who admires him.
* In ''LightNovel/SeitokaiNoIchizon'', Ken has the bluntly stated goal of turning the entire (female) student council into his harem, and draws analogies to a main protagonist in ero-games that he plays. Kurimu, the President, responds that his actions are probably closer to this trope instead.
** It's also a ShoutOut to Clannad: Ken states that his name can be written like "Okazaki" in kanji, and Kurimu answers "You mean ''Sunohara'', right?".
* Edogawa from ''Manga/SoraNoManimani''. In comparison to reserved bookworm Saku, he's loud, crazy and not even technically a member of the Astronomy Club.
''Manga/MyBrideIsAMermaid'', Saru, though [[TheProtagonist Nagasumi]] isn't as friendly with him as most examples.



* Takeshi Momoshiro from ''Manga/ThePrinceOfTennis''.
* Miyahara of ''Manga/MidoriDays''.
* In ''Manga/MyBrideIsAMermaid'', Saru, though [[TheProtagonist Nagasumi]] isn't as friendly with him as most examples.
* Mugio in ''Anime/KujibikiUnbalance'' (both versions).
* In ''LightNovel/HaruhiSuzumiya'', Taniguchi is a friend to the protagonist, Kyon, and is a CasanovaWannabe and a SmallNameBigEgo, whereas Kyon himself is a snarky CovertPervert.
* Masomi Kida of ''{{LightNovel/Durarara}}'' seems like this compared to the (sort of) protagonist, Mikado. While Mikado is fairly shy and reserved, Kida is a {{keet}} and ChivalrousPervert constantly obsessed with hitting on girls. [[spoiler:Ultimately subverted though, as Kida's personality and general cheerfulness is largely ObfuscatingStupidity, and he's actually pretty melancholic. As for Mikado, while he is shy, he hides his inner badass.]]
* Tatsukichi Hayama of ''LightNovel/{{MM}}'' plays this straight, though he has someone who admires him.
* Furuichi of ''Manga/{{Beelzebub}}'' plays it dead straight. He lusts after all the girls, and is quite jealous of the attention Oga gets. He has an admirer of his own, though: The ManlyGay demon Arandron
* Yamato Kurose from ''LightNovel/MayoChiki'' is this, though since the female lead pretends to be a man he teases the main character for being gay instead of lusting after her in his turn.
** It also doesn't help that Jiro's friend, after seeing his fearful reaction from being touched by a female student, [[WithFriendsLikeThese loudly questions in the middle of a crowded hallway if he is gay]].
* ''LightNovel/BakaAndTestSummonTheBeasts'' - Yuuji is the best friend, but Kouta is the pervert.
** Baka Test is an unusual example in the the lead guy, Akihisa, is the ButtMonkey and the best friend, Yuuji, is the one abusing and using said butt monkey. Then again, it is also unusual in that Yuuji is only a few steps short of being the lead guy himself; it wouldn't be a stretch at all to say that Akihisa and Yuuji are both the protagonist.
*** Not to mention, Yuuji has a love interest of his own: Shouko Kirishima. Though Shouko is, well, a {{Yandere}}...

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* ''Manga/OtakuNoMusumeSan'''s titular otaku father has the added issue of his foil being a lolicon. The friend's admirer, who is totally oblivious to his taste, assumes that since he's clearly not attracted to young ''women'', he might just be gay.
* Hyosuke from ''Anime/PleaseTeacher'' is an [[DoubleSubversion interesting case]] in that [[spoiler:he has a love interest of his own]] and yet he continues to act the part. Also, [[LampshadeHanging within the show itself]], a [[ObnoxiousInLaws character]] accused the main character of HoYay with him.
%%*
Takeshi Momoshiro from ''Manga/ThePrinceOfTennis''.
* Miyahara Haruhiko Nezu from ''VisualNovel/PrincessLover!'' is the show's perpetual [[ButtMonkey punching bag]].
* Ryoga performs this role for the title character
of ''Manga/MidoriDays''.
''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'': lawful, wrathful and guarded where Ranma tends to be chaotic, arrogant and trusting. Notably, he is outwardly much more shy and polite to pretty much everybody except Ranma, who is a major JerkWithAHeartOfGold.
* In ''Manga/MyBrideIsAMermaid'', Saru, though [[TheProtagonist Nagasumi]] isn't as friendly with him as most examples.
* Mugio in ''Anime/KujibikiUnbalance'' (both versions).
* In ''LightNovel/HaruhiSuzumiya'', Taniguchi is a friend to
''LightNovel/SeitokaiNoIchizon'', Ken has the protagonist, Kyon, bluntly stated goal of turning the entire (female) student council into his harem, and draws analogies to a main protagonist in ero-games that he plays. Kurimu, the President, responds that his actions are probably closer to this trope instead.
** It's also a ShoutOut to Clannad: Ken states that his name can be written like "Okazaki" in kanji, and Kurimu answers "You mean ''Sunohara'', right?".
* Edogawa from ''Manga/SoraNoManimani''. In comparison to reserved bookworm Saku, he's loud, crazy and not even technically a member of the Astronomy Club.
* Saruyama from ''Manga/ToLoveRu''. He's there [[PluckyComicRelief just to be the envious friend]] that
is a jealous of Rito's ever growing harem. His CasanovaWannabe and a SmallNameBigEgo, whereas Kyon himself is a snarky CovertPervert.
* Masomi Kida
antics are also the exact opposite of ''{{LightNovel/Durarara}}'' seems like this compared Rito when it comes to trying to impress girls. Don't help that, in the sequel ''dDarkness'', he gets pushed to the (sort of) protagonist, Mikado. While Mikado is fairly shy and reserved, Kida is a {{keet}} and ChivalrousPervert constantly obsessed with hitting on girls. [[spoiler:Ultimately subverted though, as Kida's personality and general cheerfulness is largely ObfuscatingStupidity, and he's actually pretty melancholic. As for Mikado, while he is shy, he hides his inner badass.]]
* Tatsukichi Hayama of ''LightNovel/{{MM}}'' plays this straight, though he has someone who admires him.
* Furuichi of ''Manga/{{Beelzebub}}'' plays it dead straight. He lusts after all the girls, and is quite jealous of the attention Oga gets. He has an admirer of his own, though: The ManlyGay demon Arandron
* Yamato Kurose from ''LightNovel/MayoChiki'' is this, though since the female lead pretends to be a man he teases the main character for being gay instead of lusting after her in his turn.
** It also doesn't help that Jiro's friend, after seeing his fearful reaction from being touched by a female student, [[WithFriendsLikeThese loudly questions in the middle of a crowded hallway if he is gay]].
* ''LightNovel/BakaAndTestSummonTheBeasts'' - Yuuji is the best friend, but Kouta is the pervert.
** Baka Test is an unusual example in the the lead guy, Akihisa, is the ButtMonkey and the best friend, Yuuji, is the one abusing and using said butt monkey. Then again, it is also unusual in that Yuuji is only a few steps short of being the lead guy himself; it wouldn't be a stretch at all to say that Akihisa and Yuuji are both the protagonist.
*** Not to mention, Yuuji has a love interest of his own: Shouko Kirishima. Though Shouko is, well, a {{Yandere}}...
background.



* In the first season of ''Anime/CodeGeass'' we get the cool protagonist Lelouch and his more awkward best friend Rivalz.
* In ''LightNovel/LoveChunibyoAndOtherDelusions'', there's Makoto Isshiki, Yuuta's back-seat classmate who has a hobby of profiling girls in their class.
* ''LightNovel/HaiyoreNyarkoSan'' offers an unusual example with Yoichi; since the male lead Mahiro is {{Tsundere}} and high-strung thanks to his UnwantedHarem's antics, Yoichi plays the Foil by being cheerful and unflappable, which means he gets along well with the rest of the cast. He also has moments of NotSoAboveItAll, such as when he believes Nyarko's FakePregnancy lie.
* ''Manga/AkameGaKill'' isn't a harem series, but it does play the trope straight with Lubboc. He's a ChivalrousPervert, but most of the women on his team find his antics annoying. By contrast, [[TheHero Tatsumi]] seems to just [[ChickMagnet naturally attract female attention.]] He ''does'' have a LoveInterest of his own, Najenda, the leader of their entire group in fact, but she's not really considering a relationship until after their war is over. [[spoiler: He ends up dying anyway, so nothing ever comes from it sadly.]]















* Dean to Sam on ''Series/{{Supernatural}}''.
* Barney Stinson from ''Series/HowIMetYourMother''
* In the earlier ''Series/{{Degrassi}}'' seasons when Jimmy was the star athlete and his relationship with Ashley was center stage, Spinner's job was to be everything Jimmy wasn't.
* ''Series/TwoAndAHalfMen'' inverts this. TheCasanova Charlie Harper [[FamilyUnfriendlyAesop attracts girls with his loads of money and obnoxious behavior]] while [[BitchInSheepsClothing (relatively)]] DoggedNiceGuy Alan is HollywoodDateless.

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\n\n* Dean Mack to Sam on ''Series/{{Supernatural}}''.
* Barney Stinson from ''Series/HowIMetYourMother''
* In
Fitz in Season 2 of ''Series/AgentsOfSHIELD'' is an interesting example: rather than opposing but complementary character traits, the earlier ''Series/{{Degrassi}}'' seasons when Jimmy was two have polar opposite views of Fitz's LoveInterest Simmons: Fitz is still desperately hung up on her despite the star athlete and undeniably shabby way she treated him after his relationship with Ashley was center stage, Spinner's job was to be everything Jimmy wasn't.
* ''Series/TwoAndAHalfMen'' inverts this. TheCasanova Charlie Harper [[FamilyUnfriendlyAesop attracts girls with his loads
DyingDeclarationOfLove at the end of money and obnoxious behavior]] Season 1, while [[BitchInSheepsClothing (relatively)]] DoggedNiceGuy Alan the usually affable and easygoing Mack openly dislikes her for the same reason and is HollywoodDateless.the only character to really call her out on her behaviour.
* ''Series/BeverlyHills90210'' had Brandon, TheAce, and TroubledButCute Dylan. Brandon was also foiled to another friend, Steve - the BookDumb BigGuy.



* Chuck Bass was originally this in ''Series/GossipGirl'', with an abrasive personality, sex mania, disapproval from female cast members, and a falling out with best friend Nate (the male lead from the books). However, because of his popularity with fans, his affection for Blair (Nate's girlfriend and LoveInterest) stopped being futile and they're now the OfficialCouple of the series.
* Narm, FullyEmbracedFiend Damon to TheComicallySerious, [[TheFettered fettered]] Stefan in ''Series/TheVampireDiaries''.

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* Chuck Bass was originally this in ''Series/GossipGirl'', with an abrasive personality, sex mania, disapproval Buddy cops Andy and Darryl from female cast members, and a falling out with best friend Nate (the male lead from the books). However, because of his popularity with fans, his affection for Blair (Nate's girlfriend and LoveInterest) stopped being futile and they're now the OfficialCouple ''Series/Charmed'', of the series.
AgentMulder and AgentScully variation.
* Narm, FullyEmbracedFiend Damon DoggedNiceGuy [[WideEyedIdealist Dawson]] and RebelliousSpirit [[TheCharmer Pacey]] from ''Series/DawsonsCreek''.
* In the earlier ''Series/{{Degrassi}}'' seasons when Jimmy was the star athlete and his relationship with Ashley was center stage, Spinner's job was
to TheComicallySerious, [[TheFettered fettered]] Stefan in ''Series/TheVampireDiaries''.be everything Jimmy wasn't.
* [[BlitheSpirit Will]] and [[BlackAndNerdy Carlton]] from ''Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir''



* Nathan and Simon in ''Misfits''.
* Arthur to Merlin on ''Series/{{Merlin 2008}}''.
* Mack to Fitz in Season 2 of ''Series/AgentsOfSHIELD'' is an interesting example: rather than opposing but complementary character traits, the two have polar opposite views of Fitz's LoveInterest Simmons: Fitz is still desperately hung up on her despite the undeniably shabby way she treated him after his DyingDeclarationOfLove at the end of Season 1, while the usually affable and easygoing Mack openly dislikes her for the same reason and is the only character to really call her out on her behaviour.
* Seth and Ryan in ''Series/TheOC'' - of the SensitiveGuyAndManlyMan variation.



* LovableRogue Logan and NiceGuy Duncan from ''Series/VeronicaMars''.
* Adorkable Eric and BadBoy Hyde from ''Series/That70sShow.''
* Glee had LovableJock Finn and BadBoy Puck from ''Series/{{Glee}}''.

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* LovableRogue Logan and NiceGuy Duncan from ''Series/VeronicaMars''.
* Adorkable Eric and BadBoy Hyde from ''Series/That70sShow.''
* Glee had LovableJock Finn and BadBoy Puck from
''Series/{{Glee}}''.:
** The LovableJock Finn and BadBoy Puck.



* Chuck Bass was originally this in ''Series/GossipGirl'', with an abrasive personality, sex mania, disapproval from female cast members, and a falling out with best friend Nate (the male lead from the books). However, because of his popularity with fans, his affection for Blair (Nate's girlfriend and LoveInterest) stopped being futile and they're now the OfficialCouple of the series.



* Buddy cops Andy and Darryl from ''Series/Charmed'', of the AgentMulder and AgentScully variation.
* DoggedNiceGuy [[WideEyedIdealist Dawson]] and RebelliousSpirit [[TheCharmer Pacey]] from ''Series/DawsonsCreek''.
* [[BlitheSpirit Will]] and [[BlackAndNerdy Carlton]] from ''Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir''

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* Buddy cops Andy and Darryl %%* Barney Stinson from ''Series/Charmed'', ''Series/HowIMetYourMother''
%%* Arthur to Merlin on ''Series/{{Merlin 2008}}''.
%%* Nathan and Simon in ''Misfits''.
* Seth and Ryan in ''Series/TheOC'' -
of the AgentMulder and AgentScully variation.
* DoggedNiceGuy [[WideEyedIdealist Dawson]] and RebelliousSpirit [[TheCharmer Pacey]] from ''Series/DawsonsCreek''.
* [[BlitheSpirit Will]] and [[BlackAndNerdy Carlton]] from ''Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir''
SensitiveGuyAndManlyMan variation.



* ''Series/BeverlyHills90210'' had Brandon, TheAce, and TroubledButCute Dylan. Brandon was also foiled to another friend, Steve - the BookDumb BigGuy.



* Dean to Sam on ''Series/{{Supernatural}}''.
* Adorkable Eric and BadBoy Hyde from ''Series/That70sShow.''
* ''Series/TwoAndAHalfMen'' inverts this. TheCasanova Charlie Harper [[FamilyUnfriendlyAesop attracts girls with his loads of money and obnoxious behavior]] while [[BitchInSheepsClothing (relatively)]] DoggedNiceGuy Alan is HollywoodDateless.
* Narm, FullyEmbracedFiend Damon to TheComicallySerious, [[TheFettered fettered]] Stefan in ''Series/TheVampireDiaries''.
* LovableRogue Logan and NiceGuy Duncan from ''Series/VeronicaMars''.












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27th Sep '16 10:30:09 PM TropesForever
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** R2D2 and C3PO are a robotic take on this trope.

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** R2D2 R2-D2 and C3PO C-3PO are a robotic take on this trope.
24th Sep '16 5:24:39 PM nombretomado
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* DeadPoetsSociety: Todd is this to [[{{TheHero}} Neil]]. Both trapped by controlling parents, the latter is outgoing, confident and seen rebelling and taking charge of life, while the former is quiet and shy and appears rather timid. In a surprise twist Neil is revealed to be the DecoyProtagonist, and Todd is the real hero.

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* DeadPoetsSociety: ''Film/DeadPoetsSociety'': Todd is this to [[{{TheHero}} [[TheHero Neil]]. Both trapped by controlling parents, the latter is outgoing, confident and seen rebelling and taking charge of life, while the former is quiet and shy and appears rather timid. In a surprise twist Neil is revealed to be the DecoyProtagonist, and Todd is the real hero.
9th Sep '16 11:04:36 AM Morgenthaler
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* In ''OverTheWineDarkSea'' Menedemos is a JerkJock, a HandsomeLech, and a {{Badass}} MagneticHero. Sostratos is more austere and less charismatic but he is GoodWithNumbers and aspires to be ThePhilosopher. Naturally they can't stand each other.

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* In ''OverTheWineDarkSea'' ''Literature/OverTheWineDarkSea'' Menedemos is a JerkJock, a HandsomeLech, and a {{Badass}} MagneticHero. Sostratos is more austere and less charismatic but he is GoodWithNumbers and aspires to be ThePhilosopher. Naturally they can't stand each other.
15th Jun '16 7:01:19 PM Doug86
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* ''BeverlyHills90210'' had Brandon, TheAce, and TroubledButCute Dylan. Brandon was also foiled to another friend, Steve - the BookDumb BigGuy.

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* ''BeverlyHills90210'' ''Series/BeverlyHills90210'' had Brandon, TheAce, and TroubledButCute Dylan. Brandon was also foiled to another friend, Steve - the BookDumb BigGuy.
15th Jun '16 6:10:13 PM Doug86
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* ''{{Friends}}'': Joey, Ross and Chandler all provide foils to each other in different ways, being an EnsembleCast none of them are technically TheHero. Joey is TheCasanova while Chandler and Ross are HollywoodDateless. Ross is [[AllWorkVsAllPlay uptight]] while Joey and Chandler are [[AllWorkVsAllPlay relaxed]]. Chandler is BlueOni to Ross and Joey's RedOni. Interestingly Ross and Joey contrast the most but both interact with Chandler, who falls roughly in the middle, more than each other.

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* ''{{Friends}}'': ''Series/{{Friends}}'': Joey, Ross and Chandler all provide foils to each other in different ways, being an EnsembleCast none of them are technically TheHero. Joey is TheCasanova while Chandler and Ross are HollywoodDateless. Ross is [[AllWorkVsAllPlay uptight]] while Joey and Chandler are [[AllWorkVsAllPlay relaxed]]. Chandler is BlueOni to Ross and Joey's RedOni. Interestingly Ross and Joey contrast the most but both interact with Chandler, who falls roughly in the middle, more than each other.
2nd Jun '16 10:47:00 AM Willbyr
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* One of the earliest examples is Yoshio Saotome from ''TokimekiMemorial'', the main chara's best friend as well as the older brother of [[{{Kawaiiko}} Yumi]], one of the possible love interests.

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* One of the earliest examples is Yoshio Saotome from ''TokimekiMemorial'', ''Franchise/TokimekiMemorial'', the main chara's best friend as well as the older brother of [[{{Kawaiiko}} Yumi]], one of the possible love interests.
21st May '16 1:50:02 PM ThatIsMyJaAm
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* ''Film/XMenFirstClass'' focuses mostly on the friendship between BadassBookworm, GoodSmaritan Charles and ByronicHero turned VisionaryVillain / WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds Erik.

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* ''Film/XMenFirstClass'' focuses mostly on the friendship between BadassBookworm, GoodSmaritan GoodSamaritan Charles and ByronicHero turned VisionaryVillain / WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds Erik.
3rd Apr '16 3:35:13 PM GrammarNavi
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* ''Franchise/StarTrek'' has one of the more famous examples - Spock and McCoy.

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* ''Franchise/StarTrek'' has one of the more famous examples - Spock and McCoy.[=McCoy=].
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