History NamesTheSame / AnimeAndManga

10th Sep '16 12:40:00 AM 4444jdm
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* The fictional character [[Manga/InitialD Ryosuke Takahashi]] happens to share his name with a real life anime director.

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* The fictional character [[Manga/InitialD Ryosuke Takahashi]] happens to share his name with [[Anime/ArmoredTrooperVOTOMS a real life anime director.director]].
15th Aug '16 10:22:41 AM MiinU
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** In a similar way, and playing with her anagram, '''[[SpellMyNameWithAnS Elina/Erina]]''': [[Anime/QueensBlade the younger sister of the QB one]], [[Anime/VariableGeo The American girl who was raised in Japan]], or [[Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventure the British girl who falls in love with the first Jojo]]?

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** In a similar way, and playing with her anagram, '''[[SpellMyNameWithAnS Elina/Erina]]''': [[Anime/QueensBlade the younger sister of the QB one]], [[Anime/VariableGeo The the American girl who was raised in Japan]], or [[Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventure the British girl who falls in love with the first Jojo]]?



* '''Shinobu''': [[Anime/{{Dancougar}} A hot-blooded Super Robot pilot]], [[Manga/NininGaShinobuden a clumsy ninja]], an [[Anime/UruseiYatsura unlucky lech's (later-to-be ex) girlfriend]]? [[LightNovel/{{Bakemonogatari}} A loli vampire?]] [[Manga/YuYuHakusho A spirit detective on the wrong side of the law?]] [[VideoGame/NoMoreHeroes The 8th ranked assassin?]] [[Manga/ACertainScientificRailgun A brilliant biopsychologist?]] [[Manga/KiniroMosaic A ditzy high school girl with a blonde fetish?]] [[Manga/LoveHina A shy blue-haired girl who loves a loser?]]

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* '''Shinobu''': [[Anime/{{Dancougar}} A hot-blooded Super Robot pilot]], [[Anime/{{Patlabor}} the reserved distinguished Captain of SVU1]], [[Manga/NininGaShinobuden a clumsy ninja]], an [[Anime/UruseiYatsura unlucky lech's (later-to-be ex) girlfriend]]? [[LightNovel/{{Bakemonogatari}} A loli vampire?]] [[Manga/YuYuHakusho A spirit detective on the wrong side of the law?]] [[VideoGame/NoMoreHeroes The 8th ranked assassin?]] [[Manga/ACertainScientificRailgun A brilliant biopsychologist?]] [[Manga/KiniroMosaic A ditzy high school girl with a blonde fetish?]] [[Manga/LoveHina A shy blue-haired girl who loves a loser?]]


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*Satomi can either refer to: the snarky barista from ''[[PornWithPlot "End of Summer"]]'', or the tomboyish combat waitress from ''Anime/VariableGeo''.
28th Jun '16 7:31:37 AM tropower
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* ''Anime/{{Robotech}}'''s Rick Hunter (AKA: ''Anime/{{Macross}}'''s Hikaru Ichijou) came a couple or so years after the Rick Hunter played by Fred Dryer in the TV show ''Series/{{Hunter}}''.
9th Jun '16 10:36:09 PM gewunomox
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** Or the fact that all of the girl's last names are taken from the band ThePillows

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** Or the fact that all of the girl's last names are taken from the band ThePillowsMusic/ThePillows.
3rd Jun '16 8:24:20 AM Willbyr
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* '''Kageyama Reiji''': Either the [[InazumaEleven sinister]] BigBad [[InazumaEleven who dresses in a]] [[ManInWhite white suit]] and SinisterShades and later [[spoiler:pulls a HeelFaceTurn]], or the [[VideoGame/GateKeepers sinister]] BigBad [[VideoGame/GateKeepers who dresses in a]] [[TheMenInBlack dark suit]] and SinisterShades and [[Anime/GateKeepers21 later]] [[spoiler:''also'' pulls a HeelFaceTurn all the way to BigGood]].

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* '''Kageyama Reiji''': Either the [[InazumaEleven [[VideoGame/InazumaEleven sinister]] BigBad [[InazumaEleven [[ManInWhite who dresses in a]] [[ManInWhite a white suit]] and SinisterShades and later [[spoiler:pulls a HeelFaceTurn]], or the [[VideoGame/GateKeepers sinister]] BigBad [[VideoGame/GateKeepers who dresses in a]] [[TheMenInBlack dark suit]] and SinisterShades and [[Anime/GateKeepers21 later]] [[spoiler:''also'' pulls a HeelFaceTurn all the way to BigGood]].
1st Jun '16 9:02:19 AM Willbyr
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** In the same way, [[Manga/RurouniKenshin Tomoe Yukishiro]], [[Anime/MaiOtome Tomoe Marguerite]], [[RozenMaiden Tomoe Kashiwaba]] and simply [[Anime/QueensBlade Tomoe]].

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** In the same way, [[Manga/RurouniKenshin Tomoe Yukishiro]], [[Anime/MaiOtome Tomoe Marguerite]], [[RozenMaiden [[Manga/RozenMaiden Tomoe Kashiwaba]] and simply [[Anime/QueensBlade Tomoe]].
18th May '16 10:47:55 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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** It's also the nickname Fuuko gives Mikagami in ''FlameOfRecca'', and Shigure's editor in ''Manga/FruitsBasket''.

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** It's also the nickname Fuuko gives Mikagami in ''FlameOfRecca'', ''Manga/FlameOfRecca'', and Shigure's editor in ''Manga/FruitsBasket''.
16th May '16 5:55:24 PM CelPrevXXVI
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* '''Ein''': The bounty hunter from ''Manga/FistOfTheNorthStar'', the dog from ''Anime/CowboyBebop'', or [[Anime/MobileSuitGundamIronBloodedOrphans the Martian Gjallarhorn soldier...]] [[spoiler: who gets built into a mobile suit named after hin?]]

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* '''Ein''': The bounty hunter from ''Manga/FistOfTheNorthStar'', the dog from ''Anime/CowboyBebop'', or [[Anime/MobileSuitGundamIronBloodedOrphans the Martian Gjallarhorn soldier...]] [[spoiler: who gets built into a mobile suit named after hin?]]him?]]



* '''Cattleya''': [[Anime/QueensBlade A busty warrior]], [[Franchise/{{Pokemon}} A Pokemon Trainer, called Caitlin in English]], [[LightNovel/TheFamiliarOfZero Louise's sister]], [[Manga/RaveMaster Haru Glory's sister]], or [[VideoGame/SuperRobotWarsOriginalGeneration Raidiece F. Branstein's sister-in-law]]?

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* '''Cattleya''': [[Anime/QueensBlade A busty warrior]], [[Franchise/{{Pokemon}} A Pokemon Trainer, called Caitlin in English]], [[LightNovel/TheFamiliarOfZero Louise's sister]], [[Manga/RaveMaster Haru Glory's sister]], or [[VideoGame/SuperRobotWarsOriginalGeneration Raidiece Raidese F. Branstein's sister-in-law]]?



* '''Karin''': [[Manga/{{Bleach}} Ichigo's younger sister]] or [[Manga/{{Naruto}} a flirtatious former subordinate of Orochimaru]], or [[Manga/{{Karin}} a blood-producing vampire who gets a massive nosebleed every month]], or a MagicalGirlWarrior [[Manga/KamichamaKarin whose powers are based on]] [[Myth/ClassicalMythology the Greek Goddess, Althena]]? Or even A MagicalGirl who transforms into '''[[Manga/AiToYuukiNoPigGirlTondeBuurin a caped pig]]'''!

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* '''Karin''': [[Manga/{{Bleach}} Ichigo's younger sister]] or [[Manga/{{Naruto}} a flirtatious former subordinate of Orochimaru]], or [[Manga/{{Karin}} a blood-producing vampire who gets a massive nosebleed every month]], or a MagicalGirlWarrior [[Manga/KamichamaKarin whose powers are based on]] [[Myth/ClassicalMythology the Greek Goddess, Althena]]? Or even A MagicalGirl who transforms into '''[[Manga/AiToYuukiNoPigGirlTondeBuurin a caped pig]]'''!pig]]'''... Or probably [[Manga/UQHolder an short-haired Immortal]]?
9th May '16 7:04:38 PM SneaselSawashiro
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** Or are your referring [[Manga/{{Naruto}} to the most powerful of the Bijuu besides the Jubi?]], or a clan from the same series that specializes in reality-altering genjutsu.

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** Or are your referring [[Manga/{{Naruto}} to the most powerful of the Bijuu besides the Jubi?]], Juubi (Ten Tails)?]], or a clan from the same series that specializes in reality-altering genjutsu.
9th May '16 7:01:42 PM SneaselSawashiro
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* The main hero in both ''Manga/DragonBall'' and ''Manga/{{Saiyuki}}'' is '''Son Goku''', a Saiyajin/man with a staff. It's because both stories are based upon ''Literature/JourneyToTheWest'', whose main character is named "Sun Wukong"[[note]]The original Chinese pronounciation of the characters that are used in writing the name[[/note]].

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* The main hero in both ''Manga/DragonBall'' and ''Manga/{{Saiyuki}}'' is '''Son Goku''', Gokuu''', a Saiyajin/man with a staff. It's because both stories are based upon ''Literature/JourneyToTheWest'', whose main character is named "Sun Wukong"[[note]]The original Chinese pronounciation of the characters that are used in writing the name[[/note]].name; "Son Gokuu" is the on'yomi pronunciation[[/note]].
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