"Who's going to be interested in a female character who is pretty shamelessly a knock-off of her already popular male counterpart?"
— The Nostalgia Chick
"It's the thing that we already have, but now it's a girl. It's the girl version of the thing. Buy it now."
— ''Movie B.S. (podcast), episode 73
Aya is the original female Cloud. Arguments: she's a loner with a smart mouth, but has a heart of gold beneath her prickly and aloof exterior. She experiences inexplicable flashbacks and receives extrasensory advice from an apparently hallucinatory source. She's powered by the cells of a foreign entity and locked in a fierce, vaguely homoerotic rivalry with a fathomlessly strong opponent with an advanced mastery of their common power. And while she doesn't often wear a dress, she nevertheless looks good in one.
PS, AD and PI each have a lady counterpart, in accordance with deep seated mythology that dictates that any man secretly wishes to have sex with a female version of himself (re: Alvin And The Chipmunks, Mickey/Minnie, etc.)
— Problem Sleuth
"Haven't you noticed she looks exactly like me but in drag?"
— Mickey Mouse in a Robot Chicken Parody.
(940): He and I are basically the same person, except he has a glorious penis and I have glorious breasts.
— Texts From Last Night