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13th Nov '17 6:14:59 PM FF32
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* Jake in ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'' for Finn.

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* Jake the Dog in ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'' for Finn.Finn the Human. Played with, as while they are both chronologically about the same age, Jake's dog biology means that he aged to adulthood before Finn even reached puberty.
8th Sep '17 5:17:10 PM Fiendish
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** In ''Film/CaptainAmericaTheWinterSoldier'', Sam Wilson. While Steve is of course chronologically older, in terms of lived years Sam is about mid-30s while Steve is about half a decade younger. They have the common experience of [[ShellShockedVeteran combat-related trauma]], with the difference that Sam has had time to process and accept it, leading Steve to seek him out for guidance.

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** In ''Film/CaptainAmericaTheWinterSoldier'', Sam Wilson. While Steve is of course chronologically older, in terms of lived years Sam is about mid-30s while Steve is about half a decade younger. They have the common experience of [[ShellShockedVeteran combat-related trauma]], with the difference that Sam has had time to process and accept it, leading Steve to seek him out for guidance. This evolves into Sam taking on a SupportingLeader role in the sequel, ''Film/CaptainAmericaCivilWar''.
14th Jul '17 11:53:49 AM HeroicJay
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* In ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'', twelve-year-old Dipper is TheHero, and his twin Mabel is the {{Deuteragonist}}. Soos, who is in his twenties, actively describes himself as their sidekick in one episode, and behaves as one (especially toward Dipper) throughout.
8th Jul '17 3:19:15 PM WillKeaton
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* In ''WesternAnimation/MightyMax'', the titular hero is a twelve year old boy so he has his [[BattleButler Body Guard]] Norman do all the killing. Meanwhile Virgil who is even older, serves part as his boss (telling him what needs to be done) but more as a sidekick, helping him out and giving him details he'll need to know.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/MightyMax'', the titular hero is a twelve year old boy boy, so he has his [[BattleButler Body Guard]] Norman do does all the killing. Meanwhile Virgil who is even older, serves part as his boss (telling him what needs to be done) but more as a sidekick, helping him out and giving him details he'll need to know.
20th Jun '17 2:38:00 AM Snicka
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* In ''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings: The Two Towers'' and ''The Return of the King'', the [[OlderThanTheyLook 87-year-old]] human Aragorn is accompanied by the 139-year-old dwarf Gimli and the nearly 3000-year-old elf Legolas. In ''The Fellowship of the Ring'', Aragorn himself is an older sidekick to the 50-year-old Frodo Baggins.
17th Jun '17 8:40:55 AM CJNotts1983
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* Although not as active in the field as some examples Alfred could be considered to be this to {{Batman}}.
7th Jun '17 11:32:33 AM Piterpicher
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* Kumatora and Duster to Lucas in ''{{Mother 3}}.'' Duster is explicitly in his thirties. Kumatora's age is [[VagueAge more vague]], but she could be anywhere from an older teen to a young twentysomething.

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* Kumatora and Duster to Lucas in ''{{Mother ''VideoGame/{{Mother 3}}.'' Duster is explicitly in his thirties. Kumatora's age is [[VagueAge more vague]], but she could be anywhere from an older teen to a young twentysomething.
2nd May '17 6:44:06 PM nombretomado
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* The Optimus Prime of TransformersAnimated is much younger than most of his incarnations, being the rough equivalent of a squad commander in his 20's/30's. Two members of his unit - [[TheSmartGuy Ratchet]] and [[TheLancer Prowl]] - are both older than him due to pre-dating the Great War.

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* The Optimus Prime of TransformersAnimated ''WesternAnimation/TransformersAnimated'' is much younger than most of his incarnations, being the rough equivalent of a squad commander in his 20's/30's. Two members of his unit - [[TheSmartGuy Ratchet]] and [[TheLancer Prowl]] - are both older than him due to pre-dating the Great War.
18th Apr '17 7:15:01 AM KenMoreau
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* In ''Film/HoratioHornblower'', the older more experienced seaman Matthews helps Horatio all the way through the series (not so much in the books).

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* In ''Film/HoratioHornblower'', the series ''Film/HoratioHornblower'' with Ioan Gruffudd, the older more experienced seaman Matthews helps Horatio all the way through the series (not so much in the books).books or the Gregory Peck movie).
18th Apr '17 7:13:24 AM KenMoreau
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* In ''Film/HoratioHornblower'', the older more experienced seaman Matthews helps Horatio all the way through the series (not so much in the books).
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