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19th Jul '17 2:08:20 AM Supreme-X15
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* The titular characters in ''Anime/InterviewsWithMonsterGirls'' are referred to as Demi-Humans due to being CuteMonsterGirls. In-series, the prefer the term "demi".
8th Jul '17 9:40:50 PM Orbiting
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* The [[OurDwarvesAreAllTheSame Mountain Folk]], also known as [[OurElvesAreBetter Jadeborn]] of ''{{Exalted}}'' look almost identical to humans (even if the Worker and Warrior Castes look like fairly short ones), except for the stony appearance lent by the fact that they're "born" by being carved out of magical jade, as well as innately having a variety of magical powers and generally greater lifespan. They're actually supposed to be the race that humanity was based off of, and are even capable of [[HalfHumanHybrid interbreeding with them]] (the only form of sexual reproduction the Jadeborn experience).

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* ''TabletopGame/{{Exalted}}'':
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The [[OurDwarvesAreAllTheSame Mountain Folk]], also known as [[OurElvesAreBetter Jadeborn]] of ''{{Exalted}}'' Jadeborn]], look almost identical to humans (even if the Worker and Warrior Castes look like fairly short ones), except for the stony appearance lent by the fact that they're "born" by being carved out of magical jade, as well as innately having a variety of magical powers and generally greater lifespan. They're actually supposed to be the race that humanity was based off of, and are even capable of [[HalfHumanHybrid interbreeding with them]] (the only form of sexual reproduction the Jadeborn experience).
4th May '17 8:20:16 AM BeerBaron
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* A combination of stature and body shape which is just far enough from human norms that it would be clearly odd or unusual without being obviously nonhuman.

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* A combination of stature and body shape which is just far enough from human norms that it would be clearly odd or unusual without being obviously nonhuman.el



* ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'' has elves in pretty much every flavor, as well as orcs and dwarves, which are just different flavors of elves in that continuity.
** There are three "types" of races: human (Breton, Imperial, Nord, Redguard), elf (Altmer, Bosmer, Dunmer, Orsimer/Orc, Dwemer/Dwarf), and beast (Argonian and Khajiit). The amount of "differentness" seems to have no bearing on racial relations -- particularly among the elf races.

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* ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'' has elves * ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls''
** The [[OurElvesAreDifferent races of Mer (Elves)]]. While primarily humanoid
in pretty much every flavor, as well as orcs size and dwarves, which are just different flavors shape, each race of elves in that continuity.
Mer shares at least a few features outside the range of normal humans including [[AmazingTechnicolorPopulation unusual skin tones]], classic PointyEars, and elongated skulls of varying degrees.
** There are three "types" of races: human (Breton, Imperial, Nord, Redguard), elf (Altmer, Bosmer, Dunmer, Orsimer/Orc, Dwemer/Dwarf), also exist several "Beast Races" (also known as "Betmer") in Tamriel, with the LizardFolk Argonians and beast (Argonian and Khajiit). The amount of "differentness" seems CatFolk Khajiit being the only ones to make an appearance in the series to date. Both have no bearing on racial relations -- particularly among the elf races.generally humanoid forms but numerous saurine and feline traits as well, respectively.
24th Apr '17 3:06:48 AM iroanxi
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* There are many different humanoid races present in the setting of ''Roleplay/ThereIsNoGATEWeDidNotFightThere'', including standard fantasy races such as elves and dwarves that were already present in {{Literature/Gate}}, but also races created for the sake of the roleplay. These include [[BeastFolk Wolfos]], [[[[HarpingOnAboutHarpies Harpies]], [[DraconicHumanoid the Drex]], [[OurOrksAreDifferent Uruks]], and many others.

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* There are many different humanoid races present in the setting of ''Roleplay/ThereIsNoGATEWeDidNotFightThere'', including standard fantasy races such as elves and dwarves that were already present in {{Literature/Gate}}, but also races created for the sake of the roleplay. These include [[BeastFolk Wolfos]], [[[[HarpingOnAboutHarpies [[HarpingOnAboutHarpies Harpies]], [[DraconicHumanoid the Drex]], [[OurOrksAreDifferent Uruks]], and many others.
24th Apr '17 3:06:12 AM iroanxi
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* There are many different humanoid races present in the setting of ''Roleplay/ThereIsNoGATEWeDidNotFightThere'', including standard fantasy races such as elves and dwarves that were already present in {{Literature/Gate}}, but also races created for the sake of the roleplay. These include [[BeastFolk Wolfos]], [[[[HarpingOnAboutHarpies Harpies]], [[DraconicHumanoid the Drex]], [[OurOrksAreDifferent Uruks]], and many others.
6th Apr '17 9:49:46 AM Willbyr
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Demihumans are the {{Fantasy}} [[FantasyCounterpartCulture counterpart]] to RubberForeheadAliens. Related to {{Half Human Hybrid}}s, HumanAliens, and probably others. Depending on the story, they've been called [[OurElvesAreBetter elves]], [[OurDwarvesAreAllTheSame dwarves]], [[Literature/LordOfTheRings hobbits]], [[OurOrcsAreDifferent orcs]], [[AllTrollsAreDifferent trolls]] and many other names. The FiveRaces is a trope that classifies these creatures and explains how they live together in a setting that contains four or five such races; see that article for details.

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Demihumans are the {{Fantasy}} [[FantasyCounterpartCulture counterpart]] {{Fantasy Counterpart|Culture}} to RubberForeheadAliens. Related to {{Half Human Hybrid}}s, HumanAliens, and probably others. Depending on the story, they've been called [[OurElvesAreBetter elves]], [[OurDwarvesAreAllTheSame dwarves]], [[Literature/LordOfTheRings [[Literature/TheLordOfTheRings hobbits]], [[OurOrcsAreDifferent orcs]], [[AllTrollsAreDifferent trolls]] and many other names. The FiveRaces is a trope that classifies these creatures and explains how they live together in a setting that contains four or five such races; see that article for details.



* In ''RecordOfLodossWar'', elves, dark elves, dwarves, and [[{{Hobbits}} grassrunners]]. Goblins, ogres, and kobolds are treated as barely-human monsters.

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* In ''RecordOfLodossWar'', ''Roleplay/RecordOfLodossWar'', elves, dark elves, dwarves, and [[{{Hobbits}} grassrunners]]. Goblins, ogres, and kobolds are treated as barely-human monsters.
19th Feb '17 10:44:35 PM jormis29
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* The ''TabletopGame/MarvelSuperHeroes'' RPG used the term "demihuman", but it referred to PettingZooPeople, despite being made by the same company as D&D, TSR.

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* The ''TabletopGame/MarvelSuperHeroes'' RPG used the term "demihuman", but it referred to PettingZooPeople, despite being made by the same company as D&D, TSR.Creator/{{TSR}}.
7th Jan '17 6:17:29 PM MiddleEighth
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*In ''Fanfic/TheKeysStandAlone: The Soft World'', C'hou now has plenty, though not the standard ones (though there are some of those amongst the outworlders). Among many others, C'hou is now home to demihumans such as Brillymen, Gashans, and Svenjaya. Most humans [[FantasticRacism take a dim view of these folks]] (e.g., the Svenjaya are indentured servants on the [[FloatingContinent Flying Island of Tipaan]]). Because the four are actually nice to them, interesting things happen.
14th Aug '16 5:03:15 AM Morgenthaler
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* In NewHorizon, not only are there three races of RidiculouslyHumanRobots, but there's also the group of humans who merge with wild animals called Medeans.

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* In NewHorizon, ''TabletopGame/NewHorizon'', not only are there three races of RidiculouslyHumanRobots, but there's also the group of humans who merge with wild animals called Medeans.
27th Jul '16 2:34:53 PM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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* Some physical feature (or more than one) that is slightly yet obviously outside human norms, such as UnusualEars or CuteLittleFangs, and instantly identifies them as nonhuman to any [[FantasticRacism racist]] or DangerouslyGenreSavvy human character.

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* Some physical feature (or more than one) that is slightly yet obviously outside human norms, such as UnusualEars or CuteLittleFangs, and instantly identifies them as nonhuman to any [[FantasticRacism racist]] or DangerouslyGenreSavvy savvy human character.
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