History Main / SkinToneSclerae

18th Jan '16 10:24:17 AM TrustBen
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* While drawn in a relatively realistic fashion, the characters in ''ComicStrip/FunkyWinkerbean'' have black-and-skintone eyes.
12th Jan '16 6:18:27 PM Willbyr
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11th Jan '16 8:08:49 PM Willbyr
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[[quoteright:300:[[WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooWhereAreYou http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/skintone_sclerae_scooby_doo_6971.jpg]]]] [[caption-width-right:300:Except for [[NonstandardCharacterDesign Scooby]] and [[EyeGlasses Velma]].]]
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[[quoteright:300:[[WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooWhereAreYou [[quoteright:348:[[WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooWhereAreYou http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/skintone_sclerae_scooby_doo_6971.jpg]]]] [[caption-width-right:300:Except org/pmwiki/pub/images/rsz_scooby_gang_1969.png]]]] [[caption-width-right:348:Except for [[NonstandardCharacterDesign Scooby]] and [[EyeGlasses Velma]].]]

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[[quoteright:300:[[WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooWhereAreYou http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/skintone_sclerae_scooby_doo_6971.jpg]]]] [[caption-width-right:300:Except for [[NonstandardCharacterDesign Scooby]] and [[EyeGlasses Velma]].]]
14th Nov '15 9:01:05 AM StFan
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* This was the norm in the earlier volumes of ''{{Valerian}}.
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* This was the norm in the earlier volumes of ''{{Valerian}}.''ComicBook/{{Valerian}}.
17th Oct '15 12:00:42 PM WillKeaton
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* Some characters in the original ''Anime/MobileSuitGundam'' have these, notably Bright Noa and Mirai Yashima. (Other characters are drawn with eye whites.) Mirai can start to look odd [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fdQUJ2CqttE when she's placed next to characters drawn in other styles]].
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* Some characters in the original ''Anime/MobileSuitGundam'' have these, notably Bright Noa and Mirai Yashima. (Other characters are drawn with eye whites.) Mirai can start to look odd [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fdQUJ2CqttE when she's placed next to characters drawn in other styles]].styles.]]
8th Sep '15 6:31:57 PM Chris
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* The ''Franchise/ArchieComics'' animated adaptations produced by Creator/{{Filmation}} (another company that, like Hanna-Barbara, utilized low budgets for their shows), including ''WesternAnimation/TheArchieShow'' and ''WesternAnimation/SabrinaAndTheGroovieGoolies''.
29th Jul '15 7:44:11 AM CorahsUncle
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Corrected typo: "haven white sclerae"?

** Hanna-Barbera continued this practice into the early 1980s. In the animated series of ''WesternAnimation/TheLittleRascals'', only Buckwheat and Darla haven white sclerae.
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** Hanna-Barbera continued this practice into the early 1980s. In the animated series of ''WesternAnimation/TheLittleRascals'', only Buckwheat and Darla haven have white sclerae.

29th Jul '15 7:39:21 AM Lightice
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* This was the norm in the earlier volumes of ''{{Valerian}}.
29th May '15 6:20:50 AM StFan
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* Cilan in ''Anime/{{Pokemon}}''. Made even weirder by Cilan being the ''only'' main character afflicted with the condition. Even weirder still, his two brothers have regular eye-whites.
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* Cilan in ''Anime/{{Pokemon}}''.''Anime/{{Pokemon}}'': ** Cilan. Made even weirder by Cilan being the ''only'' main character afflicted with the condition. Even weirder still, his two brothers have regular eye-whites.

** Several ''Manga/AzumangaDaioh'' characters got changed to this design in the manga remake.
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** * Several ''Manga/AzumangaDaioh'' characters got changed to this design in the manga remake.

* More than one female character in ''Manga/{{Cyborg 009}}'' like Arisu, Princess Ixquic, and the Pu-Awak sisters.
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* ''Manga/{{Cyborg 009}}'': ** More than one female character in ''Manga/{{Cyborg 009}}'' in like Arisu, Princess Ixquic, and the Pu-Awak sisters.

* More than one female character Very noticeable in ''Manga/{{Cyborg 009}}'' like Arisu, Princess Ixquic, and ''Anime/TheMysteriousCitiesOfGold'' with most of the Pu-Awak sisters.human cast.

[[folder:Comics]] * The characters from ''ComicStrip/{{Peanuts}}'', human and animal alike. Particularly noticeable when they made a "troubled" face.
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[[folder:Comics]] * The characters from ''ComicStrip/{{Peanuts}}'', human and animal alike. Particularly noticeable when they made a "troubled" face.[[folder:Comic Books]]

[[folder:Comics]] [[folder:Comic Strips]] * The characters from ''ComicStrip/{{Peanuts}}'', human and animal alike. Particularly noticeable when they made a "troubled" face.face. [[/folder]]

[[folder:Comics]] * The characters from ''ComicStrip/{{Peanuts}}'', human and animal alike. Particularly noticeable when they made in the Disney ''[[Disney/TheManyAdventuresOfWinnieThePooh Winnie-the-Pooh]]'' films have button eyes, occasionally drawn with eyelids but no sclerae for the sake of an expression. This is justified in the case of the stuffed characters, but the same style was used on Christopher Robin as well, perhaps to match the simple pen-and-ink illustrations of the original books.[[note]]However, he did have white sclerae in the 2011 movie, which turned him into a "troubled" face.cute boy of sorts.[[/note]]

[[folder:Live Action TV]] * Inversion in the ''Series/DoctorWho'' episodes "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS32E5TheRebelFlesh The Rebel Flesh]] and [[Recap/DoctorWhoS32E6TheAlmostPeople The Almost People]]"--the Gangers' skin looks like the white of a human eye.
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[[folder:Live Action [[folder:Live-Action TV]] * Inversion in the ''Series/DoctorWho'' episodes "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS32E5TheRebelFlesh The Rebel Flesh]] and [[Recap/DoctorWhoS32E6TheAlmostPeople The Almost People]]"--the People]]" -- the Gangers' skin looks like the white of a human eye.

* Cilan of ''VideoGame/PokemonBlackAndWhite'' is the ''[[NonStandardCharacterDesign only]]'' human in the ''Pokémon'' franchise to have them, although his very pale skin in official art means it's not immediately apparent. Not even his brothers have it. ** This is appropriate, as he replaced [[EyesAlwaysShut Brock]] in the anime.
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* ''Franchise/{{Pokemon}}'': ** Cilan of ''VideoGame/PokemonBlackAndWhite'' is the ''[[NonStandardCharacterDesign only]]'' human in the ''Pokémon'' franchise to have them, although his very pale skin in official art means it's not immediately apparent. Not even his brothers have it. ** it. This is appropriate, as he replaced [[EyesAlwaysShut Brock]] in the anime.

* This is also one of the eye types you can have in ''AnimalCrossing''. * A few characters in [[VideoGame/{{Persona3}} Persona 3]] have this quality.
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* This is also one of the eye types you can have in ''AnimalCrossing''. ''VideoGame/AnimalCrossing''. * A few characters in [[VideoGame/{{Persona3}} Persona 3]] ''VideoGame/{{Persona 3}}'' have this quality.

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* On ''TheFundayPawpetShow'', while watching an episode of "The Dukes" Lisel mentioned that this practice freaked her out.

[[folder:Web Original]] * On ''TheFundayPawpetShow'', ''WebVideo/TheFundayPawpetShow'', while watching an episode of "The Dukes" Lisel mentioned that this practice freaked her out.out. [[/folder]]

** Hanna-Barbera continued this practice into the early 1980s. In the animated series of ''WesternAnimation/TheLittleRascals'', only Buckwheat and Darla had white sclerae. * The characters in the Disney ''[[Disney/TheManyAdventuresOfWinnieThePooh Winnie-the-Pooh]]'' films have button eyes, occasionally drawn with eyelids but no sclerae for the sake of an expression. This is justified in the case of the stuffed characters, but the same style was used on Christopher Robin as well, perhaps to match the simple pen-and-ink illustrations of the original books.[[note]]However, he did have white sclerae in the 2011 movie, which turned him into a cute boy of sorts.[[/note]] * This trope sees plenty of use in TheDCAU, most famously for Franchise/{{Superman}} (except in closeups and in ''WesternAnimation/StaticShock'') and [[ComicBook/{{Shazam}} Billy Batson/Captain Marvel]] (this also applies to non-DCAU production ''WesternAnimation/BatmanTheBraveAndTheBold''). It's also used just shy of consistently for Asian characters.
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** Hanna-Barbera continued this practice into the early 1980s. In the animated series of ''WesternAnimation/TheLittleRascals'', only Buckwheat and Darla had haven white sclerae. * The characters in the Disney ''[[Disney/TheManyAdventuresOfWinnieThePooh Winnie-the-Pooh]]'' films have button eyes, occasionally drawn with eyelids but no sclerae for the sake of an expression. This is justified in the case of the stuffed characters, but the same style was used on Christopher Robin as well, perhaps to match the simple pen-and-ink illustrations of the original books.[[note]]However, he did have white sclerae in the 2011 movie, which turned him into a cute boy of sorts.[[/note]] * This trope sees plenty of use in TheDCAU, the Franchise/{{DCAU}}, most famously for Franchise/{{Superman}} (except in closeups and in ''WesternAnimation/StaticShock'') and [[ComicBook/{{Shazam}} Billy Batson/Captain Marvel]] (this also applies to non-DCAU production ''WesternAnimation/BatmanTheBraveAndTheBold''). It's also used just shy of consistently for Asian characters.

* Almost every character in ''WesternAnimation/{{Daria}}''. The most notable exceptions were Brittany, Stacy, Jodie, Mr. O'Neill, and Mr. [=DeMartino=]. ** Ms. Barch, the [[DoesNotLikeMen man-hating]] divorced science teacher, had skintone sclerae from seasons 1 to 3. When the show's animation changed in seasons 4 and 5, she was redesigned to have whites around her eyes.
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* Almost every character in ''WesternAnimation/{{Daria}}''. The most notable exceptions were Brittany, Stacy, Jodie, Mr. O'Neill, and Mr. [=DeMartino=]. ** [=DeMartino=]. Ms. Barch, the [[DoesNotLikeMen man-hating]] divorced science teacher, had skintone sclerae from seasons 1 to 3. When the show's animation changed in seasons 4 and 5, she was redesigned to have whites around her eyes.

* Eileen from ''WesternAnimation/RegularShow''. ** Justified as she's a mole.
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* Eileen from ''WesternAnimation/RegularShow''. ** ''WesternAnimation/RegularShow''. Justified as she's a mole.

* Very noticeable in ''Anime/TheMysteriousCitiesOfGold'' with most of the human cast.

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* Very noticeable in ''Anime/TheMysteriousCitiesOfGold'' with most of the human cast.
29th May '15 6:14:20 AM StFan
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* The first MonsterOfTheWeek in ''Anime/BinanKoukouChikyuuBoueiBuLOVE!'', Chiku Kazutake, has those.
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* The first MonsterOfTheWeek in ''Anime/BinanKoukouChikyuuBoueiBuLOVE!'', ''Anime/CuteHighEarthDefenseClubLove'', Chiku Kazutake, has those.
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