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The FiveManBand is a group of characters whose members fall into archetypes which all complement one another. They are a very specific team with skills that contribute to the group in a unique way. Here are some places where the trope occurs in forum roleplay.

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''Roleplay/PowerAcademy''

Madman's Students
||TheLeader||Talan||
||TheLancer||Tala||
||TheSmartGuy||Alderon||
||TheBigGuy||Fogron||
||TheChick||Wendy||
||TokenEvilTeammate||Swilium||

Zeitgeist's Students
||TheLeader||Valerie (can also double as TheChick)||
||TheLancer||Simon||
||TheSmartGuy||Isaac||
||TheBigGuy||Alice||
||TheChick||Lightning||
||SixthRanger||Dahlia||

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''Roleplay/SurvivalOfTheFittest''

S.A.D.D Generation 1
||TheLeader||Neil Sinclair||
||TheLancer||Evan Angler||
||TheBigGuy||Nigel Gillespie||
||TheSmartGuy||Ric Chee||
||TheChick||Braden Marsh||

S.A.D.D Generation 2
||TheLeader||Neil Sinclair||
||TheBigGuy||Corbin Arlen||
||TheLancer[=/=]TheChick||Matt Wittany||
||TheSmartGuy||Khrysta Lawrence||
||[[TheChick The (other) Chick]]||Mary [=McKay=]||

S.A.D.D Generation 3
||TheLeader||Neil Sinclair||
||TheBigGuy||Corbin Arlen||
||TheLancer[=/=]TheChick||Matt Wittany||
||[[TheChick The (other) Chick]]||Mary [=McKay=]||
||TheSmartGuy[=/=]SixthRanger||Dominica Sharpiro||

(S.A.D.D Generation 4 was a MagnificentSeven)

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''Roleplay/WeAreOurAvatars'': @/{{Etheru}}'s VideoGame/MegaMan characters [[MyFriendsAndZoidberg and one]] of @/MultitaskingMimi's {{OC Stand In}}s
||TheLeader||Proto Man||
||TheLancer||Ballade||
||TheBigGuy||Punk||
||TheChick||Roll||
||TheSmartGuy[=/=]TeamMom||Erik||
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