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* ''Series/ThirtyRock'' is ''Series/TheMaryTylerMooreShow'' meets ''Series/NewsRadio''
** Alternately ''Series/JustShootMe'' meets a documentary on the behind-the-scenes drama of working on ''Series/SaturdayNightLive''.
* ''Series/{{The 100}}'' is ''Literature/LordOfTheFlies'' (with teens) meets ''Film/AfterEarth''.
** The series was also billed as ''Literature/LordOfTheFlies'' meets ''Series/{{Lost}}''.
* ''Series/AToZ'' is ''Series/HowIMetYourMother'' meets ''Film/FiveHundredDaysOfSummer''
* ''Series/AdamRuinsEverything'' is ''Series/PennAndTellerBullshit'' meets ''WesternAnimation/TheMagicSchoolBus''.
* ''Series/AgentsOfSHIELD'' IS ''Series/{{NCIS}}'' meets ''Film/{{The Avengers|2012}}'' in the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse.
** Alternatively, it's Series/{{Torchwood}} meets the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse.
** Or it's ''Film/{{The Avengers|2012}}'' the superhero franchise meets ''Series/TheAvengers'' the (unrelated) spy drama.
** [[WordOfGod According]] to [[http://popwatch.ew.com/2013/08/21/this-weeks-cover-joss-whedon-agents-shield/ Joss Whedon]] its ''Marvel'' meets the ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer'' episode [[Recap/BuffyTheVampireSlayerS3E13TheZeppo "The Zeppo"]] to a degree.
** The pre-[[Film/CaptainAmericaTheWinterSoldier Winter Soldier]] episodes were Marvel meets ''Series/{{Warehouse 13}}''.
*** ''Pilot'' in particular feels very ''Second Chance''
* ''Series/{{Airwolf}}'' was ''Series/TheATeam'' (or ''Series/MacGyver'' or ''Series/KnightRider'' if you prefer) in a helicopter.
* ''Series/{{Alias}}'' is Film/JamesBond meets ''{{Felicity}}''.
* ''Series/{{Almost Human}}'' is Creator/IsaacAsimov's [[Literature/TheCavesOfSteel Lije Baley novels]] meets ''Franchise/{{Ghost In The Shell}}''
* ''Series/{{Alphas}}'' is described by its creator as ''ComicBook/XMen'' meets ''Series/TheWire''.
* ''Series/AmericanHorrorStory''
** ''Series/AmericanHorrorStoryMurderHouse'' is ''Film/AmericanBeauty'' meets ''Film/TheShining''.
** ''Series/AmericanHorrorStoryAsylum'' is ''Film/ShutterIsland'' (with [[NunsAreSpooky creepy nuns]]) meets ''Film/TheExorcist'' (one of the nuns is possessed) meets ''SilenceOfTheLambs'' [[spoiler:one of the doctors is a serial killer]].
** ''Series/AmericanHorrorStoryFreakShow'' is ''Freaks'' meets ''Literature/AmericanPsycho''.
* "''Series/TheAmericans'' seems to be a stew of ''Series/{{Homeland}}'' (spy stuff), ''Series/MadMen'' ([[TheEighties relatively recent]] period drama) and something like ''Series/TheRiches'' (family of dissemblers) [or] ''Series/BreakingBad'' or ''Series/{{Dexter}}'' or any other series [with a] protagonist with a DarkSecret and will go to great, brutal lengths to keep it." -- Robert Llyod, ''The Los Angeles Times''.
* ''Series/{{Andromeda}}'' is ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'' meets ''Series/BlakesSeven''.
* As stated in the DuelingShows page, ''Series/ANTFarm'' is literally ''Series/{{Victorious}}'' meets ''Series/{{iCarly}}''.
* ''Series/AngieTribeca'' is ''Series/CSIMiami'' meets ''Film/{{Airplane}}''.
* ''Series/TheAquabatsSuperShow'': ''Series/YoGabbaGabba'' meets ''Series/{{Batman}}''.
** More like ''Series/{{Batman}}'' meets ''Series/TheMonkees'' as done by [[Creator/SidAndMartyKrofftProductions Sid and Marty Krofft]].
* ''Series/{{Arrow}}'' is ''Series/{{Revenge}}''[[note]]or ''Literature/TheCountOfMonteCristo'', if you prefer[[/note]] meets ''Franchise/{{Batman}}''.
* ''Series/ArrestedDevelopment'': ''Film/TheGodfather'' meets ''Series/{{Seinfeld}}''.
** Or ''Series/{{Community}}'' meets ''Film/TheRoyalTenenbaums''
* ''Series/TheATeam'' was pitched as a cross between ''Film/TheDirtyDozen'' and ''Series/MissionImpossible''.
* ''Series/{{Automan}}'':
** ''Series/KnightRider'' meets ''Film/{{Tron}}''.
** ''Series/StarskyAndHutch'' Meets ''Film/{{Tron}}''.
* ''Series/BabylonFive'' is ''Film/{{Casablanca}}'' meets ''Literature/{{The Lord of the Rings}} [[RecycledInSpace IN SPACE]]''
* ''Series/BadJudge'' was ''Film/BadTeacher'' meets ''Series/NightCourt''.
* The original ''Series/{{Battlestar Galactica|1978}}'' is basically ''{{Series/Bonanza}}'' meets ''StarWars'', with a dose of ''Series/StarskyAndHutch''.
* ''Series/BeingErica'' is ''Series/QuantumLeap'' meets ''[[PeggySue Peggy Sue Got Married]]''.
* ''Series/TheBigBangTheory'' is ''Series/{{Friends}}'' meets ''Film/RevengeOfTheNerds''.
** Or ''Series/{{Friends}}'' meets ''Manga/{{Genshiken}}''.
** Or ''Series/{{Friends}}'' meets ''Film/RealGenius''.
* ''Series/BeringSeaGold'' is ''Series/DeadliestCatch'' meets ''Series/GoldRush'' minus the [[MoneyDearBoy big payoff]] at the end of the season.
* ''Series/BestFriendsWhenever'' has been described as ''Series/LaverneAndShirley'' meets ''Series/QuantumLeap''
* ''Series/BlackJesus'' is ''Series/TrailerParkBoys'' meets ''WesternAnimation/TheBoondocks'' [[RecycledINSPACE in Compton]].
* ''Series/TheBlacklist'', as described in ''Entertainment Weekly'': "You'll be reminded of ''Series/{{Alias}}, TheSilenceOfTheLambs'', and [[{{Leverage}} a]] [[Film/SafeHouse dozen]] [[Series/WhiteCollar other]] [[BoxedCrook things]]".
* ''Series/BlackMirror'' is ''Series/TheTwilightZone'' meets ''Literature/NineteenEightyFour''.
* ''Series/BlueMountainState'': ''FridayNightLights'' meets ''Film/{{Porkys}}'' meets ''{{Greek}}''.
* ''Boohbah'' was ''Franchise/PowerRangers'' meets ''Series/{{Teletubbies}}''.
* ''Series/BosomBuddies'' was ''Series/LaverneAndShirley'' meets ''Film/SomeLikeItHot''.
* ''Series/TheBradyBunch'' is ''Series/LeaveItToBeaver'' meets the 1968 film ''Yours, Mine and Ours''.
* ''Series/BreakingBad''
** Its creator pitched it as being the story of how ''[[Film/GoodbyeMrChips Mr. Chips]]'' becomes ''[[Film/{{Scarface 1983}} Scarface]]''.
** The initial premise is ''Series/{{Weeds}}'' meets ''Series/TheBigC'', but instead of a suburban mother its protagonist is [[TheGodfather Michael Corleone]] meets TheNuttyProfessor.
** It can also be seen as ''Theatre/{{Macbeth}}'' with meth, [[spoiler:as both Macbeth and Walter White are both destined to descend into evil, and Skyler bears more than a few resemblances to Lady Macbeth]].
** Or ''Series/{{Weeds}}'' if it was written by [[Creator/CormacMccarthy Cormac McCarthy]].
* ''Series/TheBrittasEmpire'' is ''Series/FawltyTowers'' meets ''Series/{{The Office|UK}}''.
* ''Series/BrooklynNineNine'' is ''Series/BarneyMiller'' meets ''Series/TheOfficeUS''.
* ''Buckwild'' is ''Series/HereComesHoneyBooBoo'' meets ''Series/JerseyShore''.
* ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer'':
** Creator/JossWhedon refers to it as ''Series/MySoCalledLife'' meets ''Series/TheXFiles''.
** Marti Noxon's vision for seasons 6 and 7 was "''PartyOfFive'' with monsters." Well, that explains a lot.
* ''Series/BurnNotice'' has been described as ''Series/MiamiVice'' meets ''Series/TheATeam'' meets ''Series/MacGyver'' meets ''Franchise/JamesBond''.
* ''Campus PD'' (G4): ''Series/{{COPS}}'' meets ''MTV's College Life''.
* ''Series/{{Carnivale}}'' is Franchise/HarryPotter meets ''Series/TwinPeaks'' meets ''Film/{{Freaks}}'' meets ''Literature/TheGrapesOfWrath''.
* ''Series/{{Castle}}'' is ''Series/{{Moonlighting}}'' meets ''Series/MurderSheWrote'' ("... having not really remembered ''Moonlighting'' and never seeing ''Murder, She Wrote''," says star Creator/NathanFillion.)
* ''Series/CelebrityNameGame'' is ''[[YouDontSay You Don't Say!]]'' meets ''[[Series/{{Pyramid}} The $10,000 Pyramid]]''.
* ''Series/{{Casualty 1906}}'' has been described by one critic as "''Series/{{Cranford}} being overrun by zombies.''"
* ''Series/CharlieJade'' is ''Series/{{Fringe}}'' meets FilmNoir with a touch of ''Series/{{Continuum}}''
* ''Series/{{Charmed}}'' is ''Series/{{Bewitched}}'' meets ''Series/CharliesAngels'' meets ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer''.
* ''Chefs vs. City'': ''Series/TheAmazingRace'' meets ''Series/ManVFood''.
* ''Series/{{Chuck}}'': ''[[Series/{{Jake 20}} Jake 2.0]]'' meets ''Series/JohnDoe''.
** An Amazon review described it as "''Franchise/JamesBond'' meets ''Series/TheOffice''".
** ''Series/GetSmart'' meets ''Series/{{Psych}}'' at Best Buy is another way of looking at it.
* ''Chosen'' is ''Film/TheGame'' (+ LeonineContract, SadisticChoice, and DeadlyGame) Meets ''Series/NowhereMan''.
* ''Series/ComedyBangBang'': ''WesternAnimation/SpaceGhostCoastToCoast'' meets ''Series/PeeWeesPlayhouse''.
* ''Series/{{Community}}'':
** ''Series/ArrestedDevelopment'' meets ''Series/{{Undeclared}}''.
** Or: ''Series/NedsDeclassifiedSchoolSurvivalGuide'' meets ''Series/{{Degrassi}}'' meets ''Series/{{Friends}}''.
** Alternatively, ''[[Series/TheOfficeUS The Office]]'' meets ''Film/TheBreakfastClub''.
* ''Series/TheColbertReport'' is ''The O'Reilly Factor'' meets ''Series/TheDailyShow''.
* ''Series/CrazyExGirlfriend'' is ''Series/{{Glee}}'' meets Music/WeirdAlYankovic as a Creator/SeltzerAndFriedberg spoof.
* ''Series/CriminalMinds'' is ''Series/WithoutATrace'' meets ''Franchise/{{Saw}}''.
* ''Series/{{Crownies}}'' can be described as ''Series/LawAndOrderTrialByJury'' meets ''Series/GreysAnatomy''.
* ''Series/{{Crusade}}'' is ''Series/BlakesSeven'' meets ''Literature/TheHobbit'', set in the ''Series/BabylonFive'' universe.
* ''Series/{{CSI}}'' is ''Series/LawAndOrder'' meets HollywoodScience.
* ''Series/TheDailyShow'': ''Creator/{{CNN}} Headline News'' meets ''[[Series/SaturdayNightLive Weekend Update]]''.
* ''Dance Moms'' (Lifetime) is ''Series/ToddlersAndTiaras'' meets ''Series/BringItOn''.
* ''Dance Your Ass Off'' is ''Series/TheBiggestLoser'' meets ''Series/DancingWithTheStars''. I'm guessing that's probably how they sold it, too.
* ''Deadbeat'' is ''Film/{{Ghost}}'' meets ''Series/ItsAlwaysSunnyInPhiladelphia''.
* ''Dave's Old Porn'' is ''Series/CheapSeats'' meets retro porn.
* ''Death Valley'' is ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer'' meets ''Series/{{Cops}}''.
* ''Series/TheDeepEnd'' is ''Series/{{Scrubs}}'' meets ''Series/BostonLegal''.
* ''Difficult People'' is ''Series/WillAndGrace'' meets ''Series/{{Seinfeld}}''
* ''Series/{{Distraction}}'' is ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'' meets ''Series/{{Jackass}}''.
* ''Series/DoctorWho'' is [[WesternAnimation/RockyAndBullwinkle Peabody's Improbable History]] meets ''Franchise/StarTrek''
* ''Drive (2007)'' was ''Series/{{Lost}}'' meets ''Cannonball Run''.
** Since ''Series/{{Lost}}'' was pitched to ABC as a scripted show reminiscent of ''Series/{{Survivor}}'', ''Series/{{Drive}}'' could also be seen as the analogue to ''Series/TheAmazingRace''.
* ''Series/DualSurvival'' is ''Series/{{Survivorman}}'' meets ''Theatre/TheOddCouple''.
* ''Series/Earth2'' is ''VideoGame/TheOregonTrail'' meets ''Literature/RobinsonCrusoe'' meets ''VideoGame/SidMeiersAlphaCentauri''. With a dash of ''Series/{{LOST}}''.
* ''Series/EliStone'' is ''Series/BostonLegal'' meets ''Series/{{Wonderfalls}}''.
* ''Series/{{Empire}}'' is ''Film/HustleAndFlow'' meets ''Theatre/TheLionInWinter''
* ''Series/TheEricAndreShow'' is ''Series/ComedyBangBang'' meets [[WidgetSeries every kind of drug you can imagine]].
* ''Series/{{Eureka}}'' is ''Series/TheAndyGriffithShow'' meets ''WesternAnimation/DextersLaboratory''.
* ''Series/TheEvent'' was often called a combination of ''Series/TwentyFour'' and ''Series/{{Lost}}''.
* ''Series/EverybodyHatesChris''
** ''Series/TheWonderYears'' meets ''Series/GoodTimes''.
** ''Series/That70sShow'' meets ''Series/MalcolmInTheMiddle'', but in TheEighties.
* ''Series/TheExpanse'' has been described by at least one review as "''Franchise/BattlestarGalactica'' meets ''Series/GameOfThrones''".
* ''Series/FallingWater'' is ''Series/Sense8'' meets ''Film/{{Inception}}''.
* ''Series/FakingIt'' is ''Film/{{GBF}}'' meets ''Series/{{Awkward}}'', injected with heavy doses of ''Series/SouthOfNowhere''
* ''Series/FamilyTies'' is ''Series/AllInTheFamily'' meets ''Series/TheBradyBunch''.
* ''Series/{{Farscape}}'':
** ''Blakes7'' meets ''TheWizardOfOz'' meets ''Franchise/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy''.
** Website/SFDebris on the subject:
--->'''Chuck Sonnenburg:''' If ''Franchise/StarWars'' and ''Series/RedDwarf'' had a baby, and that baby ran off to join the circus, that's ''Farscape''.
* ''Series/FawltyTowers'' is ''Series/{{Blackadder}}'' meets ''Film/TheThreeStooges''.
* ''Series/{{Firefly}}'':
** ''Film/BladeRunner'' meets ''Anime/CowboyBebop'' meets ''Franchise/StarWars''.
** Or ''Franchise/StarWars'' meets ''Film/TheSearchers'' meets ''Literature/TheGrapesOfWrath''.
** Or ''Series/TheXFiles'' meets ''Franchise/StarTrek'' meets [[TheWestern your average western]].
** Or ''Series/BlakesSeven'' meets ''Anime/OutlawStar''.
* "Series/TheFlash2014 is "ComicBook/TheFlash" meets "Series/{{Smallville}}" meets "Film/TheAmazingSpiderman"
* ''Food Tech'' (History Channel): ''Series/GoodEats'' meets ''Series/DirtyJobs''.
* {{Cinemax}}'s ''Forbidden Science'': ''Series/{{Fringe}}'' + Abby and (a significantly younger) Ducky from ''Series/{{NCIS}}'' + Lots of sex.
* ''Series/{{Forever}}'' is ''Series/{{Castle}}'' meets ''Series/NewAmsterdam''
* ''Series/FreaksAndGeeks'' is ''Series/MySoCalledLife'' meets ''Series/TheWonderYears'', with a bit of ''Series/That70sShow''.
* ''[=FreakyLinks=]'' is ''Film/TheBlairWitchProject'' meets ''Series/TheXFiles''.
* ''Fridays'' (the early 1980s sketch show on ABC) is best described as ''Series/SaturdayNightLive'' meets a louder, shriller, more politically-pointed, yet less psychedelic ''Laugh-In''.
* ''Series/{{Fringe}}'' has been described as ''Series/TheXFiles'' meets ''Film/AlteredStates'' meets ''Series/TheTwilightZone'' meets ''Series/DarkAngel''.
** More like ''Series/{{Eureka}}'' meets ''Series/{{CSI}}'' meets ''Series/CharlieJade''.
* ''Series/GameOfThrones''' TV adaptation: [[WordOfGod descr'ibed by]] Creator/GeorgeRRMartin as "''Series/TheSopranos'' in [[Literature/LordOfTheRings Middle Earth]]."
** Or [[Literature/LordOfTheRings Middle Earth]] meets [[Manga/{{Berserk}} Midland]].
** Many fans describe it as ''Literature/LordOfTheRings'' meets ''Series/TheWire'', "ye olde ''Series/TheWire''" or "''Series/TheWire'' in Middle Earth", owing to its multiple characters, complex plot developments and struggles.
** It could also be ''Series/TheBorgias'' or ''Series/TheTudors'' in [[Literature/LordOfTheRings Middle Earth]].
* ''GCB'' is ''Series/DesperateHousewives'' meets ''Film/MeanGirls'' all grown up.
* ''Series/{{Glee}}'': ''Series/{{Fame}}'' meets ''Series/{{The Office|US}}'' (Or ''Film/HighSchoolMusical'' meets ''The Office'', for the younger set).
** It could also be described as "Every Teen Show" meets ''Series/{{Blackpool}}'', and does it 1000X better.
** ''Film/{{Election}}'' meets ''Film/HighSchoolMusical'' (plus DawsonCasting).
* ''Series/GetSmart'' is ''Film/JamesBond'' meets ''Franchise/ThePinkPanther''.
* ''Series/TheGoldenGirls'': [[WhatMightHaveBeen The original plan]] was for Rue [=McClanahan=] to be Rose and Creator/BettyWhite to be Blanche. Not only did the actresses feel better suited for the opposite characters, but Bea Arthur almost did not want to be involved for fear of the show only being "Maude and Vivian meet Sue Ann Nivens" (as White and [=McClanahan=] would resemble characters from their previous series).
* ''Series/GoodEats'' is a ScienceShow mixed with a CookingShow -- or if you prefer specific show examples, ''Series/{{Mythbusters}}'' meets ''Series/BeakmansWorld'' meets ''Series/BillNyeTheScienceGuy'' mixed with ''Cooking with Science'' (the actual book series that inspired the show) mixed with Emeril Lagasse.
** Alternatively, {{Creator/Julia Child}} meets ''Series/BillNyeTheScienceGuy''.
* ''Series/GoodLuckCharlie'' is ''Series/ClarissaExplainsItAll'' meets ''Series/FullHouse''.
* ''Series/{{Gotham}}'': ''Franchise/{{Batman}}'' meets ''Series/{{CSI}}'' and ''Film/TheGodfather''.
* ''Series/{{Grimm}}'': [[Creator/TheBrothersGrimm Grimm's Fairy Tales]] meets ''Series/{{Angel}}'' (with a bit of ''Series/{{Supernatural}}'' thrown in).
* ''Guy's Grocery Games'': ''Series/{{Chopped}}'' meets ''Series/SupermarketSweep''.
* ''Series/{{Heroes}}'': ''ComicBook/XMen'' meets ''Series/{{Lost}}''.
* ''Series/HannahMontana'' is ''WesternAnimation/{{Jem}}'' meets ''Series/{{Unfabulous}}''.
* ''Hard Copy'' was pitched as ''Series/SixtyMinutes'' meets Creator/{{MTV}}.
* ''Series/TheHauntedHathaways'': ''Series/TheBradyBunch'' meets ''Series/{{Topper}}''.
* ''Series/TheHauntingHour'' episode "Scarecrow" is ''Series/StormOfTheCentury'' with kids (or the ''Goosebumps'' book "The Scarecrow Walks at Midnight" with a DownerEnding)
** "The Hole" is ''Film/TheRing'' meets ''Film/TheAmityvilleHorror2005'' and a little bit of the first ''Film/ParanormalActivity'' movie.
** "Headshot" is ''The Picture of Dorian Gray'' meets the world of teen modeling.
* ''Series/HeeHaw'': ''Series/RowanAndMartinsLaughIn'' meets The Grand Ole Opry.
* ''Series/HogansHeroes'': ''Film/TheGreatEscape'' meets the SitCom formula.
* ''Series/TheHour'': Described by one review as ''DropTheDeadDonkey'' meets ''{{Spooks}}''.
* ''Series/{{House}}'' is ''Franchise/SherlockHolmes'' meets ''Series/{{ER}}'' with a tasty sprinkle (for those who know it) of ''Manga/BlackJack''.
* ''Series/HowIMetYourMother'' is ''Series/{{Cheers}}'' (the bar) meets ''Series/TheWonderYears'' (the flashback) meets ''Series/{{Friends}}'' (the group of friends) meets ''Series/ArrestedDevelopment'' (the Lemony narration).
* ''Series/H2OJustAddWater'':
** ''Series/HomeAndAway'' meets ''Series/{{Charmed}}'' with mermaids.
** ''Manga/MermaidMelodyPichiPichiPitch'' meets ''Home and Away'' as a live-action series but minus the singing... at least until season 3.
** Bonus points: Indiana Evans, who would later play Bella in ''H20'', had a role in ''Home and Away''.
* ''Series/{{Hyperdrive}}'' is ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'' meets ''Series/RedDwarf''.
* ''Series/ICarly'' is ''Series/LizzieMcGuire'' for the ''Website/YouTube'' celebrity crowd
* ''In Living Color'' is ''Series/SaturdayNightLive'' meets ''The Richard Pryor Show'' (or, if you're too young for both those references, an early version of ''ChappelleShow'' meets a more tightly-written ''Series/MADtv'')
* ''Series/TheIncredibleHulk'' was the Hulk comics meets ''Series/TheFugitive''
* ''Series/{{Intelligence2014}}'' is ''Series/MissionImpossible'' meets ''Franchise/GhostInTheShell''
* ''Series/IntoTheBadlands'' is ''Manga/FistOfTheNorthStar'' meets ''Franchise/PiratesOfTheCarribean'' meets 70s Kung Fu movies.
* ''[[Series/IronChef Iron Chef Japan]]'': Julia Child + ProfessionalWrestling...[[RecycledINSPACE In Japan]]!
* ''Series/IronFist2016'': ''Series/{{Arrow}}'' meets ''Series/IntoTheBadlands''
* ''It's Worth What??'' is ''Series/ThePriceIsRight'' meets ''Series/DealOrNoDeal''.
* ''Series/{{JAG}}'' is ''Film/AFewGoodMen'' meets ''Film/TopGun''.
* ''Series/{{Jessie}}'' is ''Series/TheNanny'' meets ''Series/ThatGirl''.
* ''Series/{{Justified}}'' is ''Series/NYPDBlue'' meets ''Film/WalkingTall1973''.
* ''Franchise/KamenRider'':
** In general, ''Manga/SkullMan'' meets ''Manga/Cyborg009'' meets ''Series/MoonlightMask'' meets ''ComicBook/IronMan'' meets ''Film/JamesBond'' in a JapaneseDelinquents fashion.
** ''Series/KamenRiderAmazon'' is ''Franchise/{{Tarzan}}'' meets ''Kamen Rider''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderSkyrider'' is ''Kamen Rider'' meets ''ComicBook/{{Superman}}''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderBlack'' is ''Kamen Rider'' meets ''Literature/{{Thunderball}}'' or ''Literature/{{Icebreaker}}'' meets ''Manga/{{Devilman}}'' meet ''Anime/MobileSuitZetaGundam'' (for the DarkerAndEdgier tones).
*** ''Series/KamenRiderBlackRX'' is the same above meets ''Anime/MobileSuitGundamZZ'' (for the LighterAndSofter tones).
** ''Film/ShinKamenRiderPrologue'' is ''Series/KamenRiderBlack'' meets ''Literature/TheFly'' meets ''ComicBook/TheIncredibleHulk''.
** ''Film/KamenRiderZO'' is ''Kamen Rider Black'' meets ''Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay''.
** ''Film/KamenRiderJ'' is ''Kamen Rider ZO'' meets ''Series/{{Ultraman}}''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderKuuga'' is ''Series/HomicideLifeOnTheStreet'' meets ''Kamen Rider''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderAgito'' is ''Kamen Rider Kuuga'' meets ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderRyuki'' is ''Kamen Rider'' meets ''Franchise/{{Highlander}}'' meets ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'' meets ''Literature/BattleRoyale'' meets ''Anime/DigimonTamers''.
** ''[[Series/KamenRiderFaiz Kamen Rider 555]]'' is ''Kamen Rider Black'' meets ''Shin Kamen Rider: Prologue'' meets ''Manga/{{Guyver}}'' meets ''Manga/{{AKIRA}}'' meets ''Franchise/ResidentEvil''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderBlade'' is ''Kamen Rider'' meets ''Manga/CardcaptorSakura'' meets ''Series/JAKQDengekitai''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderHibiki'' is ''Kamen Rider Amazon'' meets ''VideoGame/GuitarHero'' meets ''VideoGame/TaikoNoTatsujin'' meets ''Series/NinjaSentaiKakuranger''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderKabuto'' is ''Series/KamenRiderStronger'' meets ''Film/InvasionOfTheBodySnatchers'' meets ''Series/IronChef'' meets ''VideoGame/GateKeepers''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderDenO'' is ''KamenRiderKuuga'' meets ''Series/MiraiSentaiTimeranger'' meets ''VideoGame/DenshaDeGo''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderKiva'' is ''Kamen Rider Black'' meets ''[[Series/KamenRiderFaiz Kamen Rider 555]]'' meets ''Literature/{{Twilight}}'' meets ''Manga/PrincessResurrection'' meets ''Manga/VampireKnight'' meets ''Manga/RosarioToVampire''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderDecade'' is ''Film/KamenRiderZX'' and ''Manga/KamenRiderSpirits'' meets ''KingdomHearts''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderW'' is ''Kamen Rider'' meets ''Manga/SkullMan'' meets ''FilmNoir'' meets ''Manga/ChoujinBarom1''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderOOO'' is ''Kamen Rider Kuuga'' meets ''Series/HyakujuuSentaiGaoranger'' meets ''Manga/FullmetalAlchemist''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderFourze'' is ''Series/KamenRiderSuper1'' meets ''Anime/MobileSuitGundam'' meets ''Series/{{Glee}}'' meets ''Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann'' meets ''VideoGame/{{Persona 4}}'' meets ''Anime/YuGiOhZEXAL''.
*** Or ''Kamen Rider'' meets ''VideoGame/SpaceAdventureCobra'' with small dose of ''Manga/{{AKIRA}}'' and ''Manga/GreatTeacherOnizuka''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderWizard'' is ''Kamen Rider'' meets ''Series/MahouSentaiMagiranger'' meets ''Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica'' meets ''Literature/HarryPotter''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderGaim'' is ''Series/KamenRiderBlack'' meets ''Series/KamenRiderRyuki'' (and ''[[Series/KamenRiderDragonKnight Dragon Knight]]'') meets ''Anime/FreshPrettyCure'' meets ''Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica'' meets ''VideoGame/SengokuBasara'' meets ''VideoGame/SamuraiWarriors'' meets ''VisualNovel/SayaNoUta'' meets ''LightNovel/FateZero'' and ''VisualNovel/FateStayNight''.
*** Or ''Series/KamenRiderBlade'' meets ''Series/KamenRiderW'' meets ''Series/SamuraiSentaiShinkenger'' meets ''Manga/YuGiOh'' (''[[Anime/YuGiOhGX GX]]'' and ''[[Anime/YuGiOhZEXAL ZEXAL]]'') meets ''Anime/HeartcatchPrettyCure'' meets ''LightNovel/SwordArtOnline''
*** Alternatively, it's ''[[Series/KamenRiderFaiz Kamen Rider 555]]'' meets ''[[Anime/RoninWarriors Yoroiden Samurai Troopers]]'' meets ''Manga/{{Freezing}}'' meets ''Manga/FutureDiary'' meets ''[[Anime/{{Mnemosyne}} Rin -Daughters of Mnemosyne-]]'' meets ''Series/GameOfThrones''
** ''Series/KamenRiderDrive'' is essentially ''Franchise/KamenRider'' meets ''Series/KnightRider'', according to WordOfGod.
*** Alternatively, a combination of ''Series/KamenRiderBlackRX'', ''Series/KamenRiderW'', ''Series/KousokuSentaiTurboranger'', ''Anime/DigimonTamers'', ''Anime/YuGiOh5Ds'', and ''Franchise/BlackRockShooter''.
*** Or ''Kamen Rider'' meets ''Anime/FreshPrettyCure'' meets ''Anime/SuitePrettyCure'' meets ''Manga/InitialD'' meets ''VideoGame/RidgeRacer'' meets ''[[VideoGame/TokyoXtremeRacer Shutokou Battle]]'' meets ''VideoGame/NeedForSpeed'' meets ''Film/TheFastAndTheFurious'' meets ''VideoGame/TimeCrisis''.
*** Counting only NamcoBandai franchises, ''Franchise/KamenRider'' meets ''VideoGame/RidgeRacer'' meets ''VideoGame/RollingThunder'' meets ''VideoGame/TimeCrisis''
*** Also a spiritual remake of Creator/LucBesson's ''Film/{{Taxi}}''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderGhost'' is ''Kamen Rider'' meets ''Comicbook/GhostRider'' meets ''Manga/FateKaleidLinerPrismaIllya'' meets ''Manga/YuYuHakusho'' meets ''Manga/{{Bleach}}'' meets ''Manga/ShamanKing'' meets ''Anime/CrossAnge'' meets ''Anime/GoPrincessPrettyCure'' meets ''[[VideoGame/GenpeiToumaDen Samurai Ghost]]''. (ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin).
*** Or ''Kamen Rider'' meets ''VideoGame/YokaiWatch'' meets ''Manga/CorpsePrincess'' meets ''[[Manga/NurarihyonNoMago Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan]]''.
** ''Series/KamenRiderAmazons'' is ''Series/KamenRiderAmazon'' meets ''Film/KamenRiderTheFirst'' (and ''[[Film/KamenRiderTheNext The Next]]''), with a dosed of ''Film/ShinKamenRiderPrologue'', ''[[Series/KamenRiderFaiz Kamen Rider 555]]'', ''Manga/TokyoGhoul'', ''VideoGame/ResidentEvil'', and ''Manga/AttackOnTitan'' in '''''spades!'''''
** ''Series/KamenRiderExAid'' is ''Series/KamenRiderRyuki'' meets ''Series/KamenRiderGaim'' meets ''LightNovel/SwordArtOnline'' meets ''Manga/YuGiOh'' (and its [[Franchise/YuGiOh spin-offs]]) meets ''Anime/DigimonUniverseApplimonsters'' meets ''Series/{{House}}'' meets ''Manga/BlackJack'' meets ''Franchise/DanganRonpa''.
*** Or ''[[Series/KamenRiderFaiz Kamen Rider 555]]'' meets ''Series/TokumeiSentaiGobusters'' meets ''VideoGame/HyperdimensionNeptunia'' meets ''LightNovel/NoGameNoLife'' meets ''VideoGame/TraumaCenter'' meets ''Film/JamesBond'' meets ''Franchise/{{Transformers}}'' meets ''VideoGame/{{MOTHER}}'' meets ''VideoGame/TimeCrisis'' meets ''Anime/GuiltyCrown'' meets ''Manga/{{Monster}}''.
* ''Series/KanpaiSenshiAfterV'' is ''Series/HikoninSentaiAkibaranger'' meets ''Series/{{Cheers}}''
* ''Series/KickinIt'' is ''Film/TheBadNewsBears'' meets ''Film/TheKarateKid'' - or at least that's how [[WordOfGod Jason Earles]] described it to [[Series/LateNight Jimmy Fallon]].
* ''Series/{{Killjoys}}'' is ''Series/{{Firefly}}'' meets ''Manga/CowboyBebop''
* ''Series/LabRats'', in its ''Lab Rats: Bionic Island'' incarnation, is ''Series/TheSixMillionDollarMan''[[note]]or ''Series/TheBionicWoman'', whichever you prefer[[/note]] meets ''Film/XMen''.
* ''Series/LastManStanding'' is ''Series/AllInTheFamily'' meets ''Series/HomeImprovement''.
* ''Series/LastWeekTonightWithJohnOliver'' is ''Series/TheDailyShow'' meets ''Series/PennAndTellerBullshit''.
* ''Series/TheLeagueOfGentlemen'' is ''Series/MontyPythonsFlyingCircus'' meets ''Series/CoronationStreet'' meets the 1973 ''Film/TheWickerMan'' meets ''Series/TwinPeaks''.
** ''[[BigDamnMovie The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse]]'' is all of the above meets ''[[{{Series/RedDwarf}} Red Dwarf: Back To Earth]]''.
* ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow'' is ''Series/DoctorWho'' meets ''Film/TheAvengers2012'' in the ''Verse/ArrowVerse''.
* ''Series/{{Leverage}}'':
** ''Series/BurnNotice'' meets ''Series/MissionImpossible''.
** Alternately: ''Myth/RobinHood'' meets ''Film/OceansEleven''.
* ''Series/TheLibrarians2014'': ''Series/DoctorWho'' meets ''Series/{{Supernatural}}'' meets ''Series/{{Warehouse13}} ''
* ''Series/{{Life on Mars|2006}}'' is ''Series/TheSweeney'' meets ''Literature/TheChroniclesOfThomasCovenant''.
* ''Series/LivAndMaddie'':
** ''Series/TheSuiteLifeOfZackAndCody'' meets ''Series/GoodLuckCharlie'' minus the hotel and new baby, and the twins there are played ''by one person.'' (See ActingForTwo in trivia.)
*** With a teensy bit of ''Series/HannahMontana'' thrown in for good measure in Liv's case. In fact one of Hannah's episodes was about how far she'd go for a Z-Phone.
*** Not to mention casting inspiration from ''Series/ThePattyDukeShow''
** In-universe, Joey describes [[ShowWithinAShow Space Werewolves]] as a result of StarWars and LordOfTheRings having a child and that child being adopted by Franchise/TheAvengers.
* ''Series/LizzieMcGuire'' is ''Series/ClarissaExplainsItAll'' meets ''Series/MySoCalledLife'' (but in middle school).
* ''Series/LionMaruG'' is ''Series/{{GARO}}'' meets ''Film/DeuceBigalow Male Gigolo''.
* ''Series/{{Lost}}'': ''Series/TheTwilightZone'' meets ''Series/GilligansIsland'' meets ''Literature/LordOfTheFlies'' meets ''Series/ThePrisoner''.
** The writers were going for something more along the lines of ''Literature/LordOfTheFlies'' meets ''Literature/TheStand''.
** The last season in particular is ''Literature/TheStand'' meets ''Film/JacobsLadder'' meets ''Film/IndianaJonesAndTheTempleOfDoom''.
* ''Series/{{Lilyhammer}}'' is ''Film/{{Goodfellas}}'' meets ''Film/{{Fargo}}''.
* ''Series/LostGirl'' is ''Series/{{Grimm}}'' meets ''Literature/AnitaBlake''
* ''Series/LostInAusten'': ''Series/{{Life on Mars|2006}}'' meets ''PrideAndPrejudice''.
* ''Series/{{Luther}}'' is ''Series/{{Columbo}}'' meets ''Film/DirtyHarry''.
* ''Series/MadMen'' is ''Series/TheSopranos'' meets ''Series/FreaksAndGeeks'' if it took place in the 1960s.
* ''Series/{{Manswers}}'' is ''Series/BrainiacScienceAbuse'' meets ''Series/TheManShow''.
* ''Series/ManVFood'' is ''Diners, Drive-ins and Dives'' meets Competitive Eating.
* ''Man Vs Fish'': ''Series/ManVsWild'' meets Bill Dance.
* ''Series/MiamiVice'' was supposedly funded and the pilot produced after a brief meeting where it was described as "MTV Cops", with essentially no other details. This is true according to [[WordOfGod Brandon Tartikoff]], who was the NBC executive that green-lighted the show.
* ''Series/TheMightyBoosh'' is ''Series/MontyPythonsFlyingCircus'' meets ''FlightOfTheConchords'' on acid.
* ''Series/{{Misfits}}'' is ''Series/{{Heroes}}'' [[Series/MockTheWeek crossed with]] ''Series/{{Skins}}''.
* ''[[Series/MrStudentBodyPresident Mr. Student Body President]]'' is HouseOfCards in a HighSchool.
* ''Series/TheMuppets'' is ''Series/TheMuppetShow'' meets ''Series/{{The Office|US}}''
* ''Series/MyFavoriteMartian'' is ''Film/TheDayTheEarthStoodStill1951'' meets ''Series/TheDonnaReedShow''.
* ''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000'' was ''PeeWeesPlayhouse'' meets ''Fractured Flickers'' meets ''TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy''.
* ''Series/TheMysticKnightsOfTirNaNog'' is ''Franchise/PowerRangers'' meets Irish mythology.
* ''Series/{{Mythbusters}}'' co-host Adam Savage once described the show as "''Series/{{Jackass}}'' meets ''Mr. Wizard''".
* ''Series/NakedAndAfraid'' is ''Series/ManWomanWild'' meets ''NakedCastaway''.
* ''Series/TheNanny'' is (''Film/MaryPoppins'' + ''Theatre/TheSoundOfMusic'' - all the singing) meets ''Series/ILoveLucy''.
* ''Series/{{Nashville}}'' is ''Series/{{Dallas}}'' meets ''Film/CountryStrong''.
* ''Series/{{NCIS}}'': ''Series/{{JAG}}'' meets ''Series/{{CSI}}''.
* ''Series/NedsDeclassifiedSchoolSurvivalGuide'' is ''Series/SavedByTheBell'' meets ''Series/{{Seinfeld}}'' and ''Series/MalcolmInTheMiddle''.
* ''Nick Cannon's Wild 'N' Out'' is ''Series/WhoseLineIsItAnyway'' meets ''Series/InLivingColor''.
* ''Series/TheNightlyShow'' is ''Series/TheDailyShow'' meets ''Politically Incorrect'' or ''Series/RealTimeWithBillMaher''.
* ''Series/NoahsArc'': ''Series/QueerAsFolk'' meets ''{{Series/Girlfriends}}''.
* ''Series/NoOrdinaryFamily'' is ''WesternAnimation/TheIncredibles'' meets ''Series/{{Heroes}}''.
* ''Series/NowhereMan'':
** ''Series/TheXFiles'' meets ''Series/TheFugitive''.
** Or alternatively ''Series/ThePrisoner'' meets ''Series/TheFugitive''!
* ''The Object Is'' (an obscure ABC game show from 1964) is ''Series/{{Password}}'' meets ''Series/YouDontSay''
* ''Series/OnceUponATime'': The Franchise/DisneyAnimatedCanon meets other fairy tales/public domain stories [[labelnote:e.g.]]Literature/LittleRedRidingHood, Literature/{{Rumpelstiltskin}}, Literature/{{Frankenstein}}, Literature/TheWonderfulWizardOfOz[[/labelnote]] meets ''Series/{{Lost}}''.
** Or ''Theatre/IntoTheWoods'' meets {{Superman}} meets a Creator/StephenKing miniseries.
* ''One Way Out'': David Blaine meets ''Series/{{Jackass}}''.
* ''Only In America with Creator/LarryTheCableGuy'': ''Series/DirtyJobs'' meets ''Series/BlueCollarComedy''.
* ''Series/OrangeIsTheNewBlack'' is ''Series/{{Oz}}'' meets ''Film/PrivateBenjamin''.
* ''Series/OutOfJimmysHead'' is ''Film/ABeautifulMind'' meets ''Film/DropDeadFred'' with the aesthetic of ''Who Framed Roger Rabbit''.
* ''Out of the Wild: The Alaska Experiment'': ''Series/{{Survivor}}'' meets ''{{Survivorman}}''.
* ''Outcast'' is ''Film/InvasionOfTheBodySnatchers'' meets ''Film/TheExorcist''
* ''Series/ParkerLewisCantLose'' is ''Film/FerrisBuellersDayOff'' meets ''Series/SavedByTheBell''
* ''Paternity Court'': ''Divorce Court'' meets ''Series/{{Maury}}''
* ''Series/PersonOfInterest'' is ''Series/MissionImpossible'' meets ''Series/TheEqualizer''
** Alternatively, Franchise/{{Batman}} meets ''VideoGame/DeusEx''.
* ''Series/PersonsUnknown'':
** ''Series/{{Lost}}'' meets ''Series/ThePrisoner'' meets ''Series/{{Survivors}}''.
** Or alternatively, ''Literature/AndThenThereWereNone'' meets ''Film/{{Cube}}''.
* ''Franchise/PowerRangers'':
** ''Series/PowerRangersTurbo'' is ''Power Rangers'' meets ''Series/KnightRider''.
** ''Series/PowerRangersLostGalaxy'' is ''Series/SeijuuSentaiGingaman'' meets ''Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine''.
** ''Series/PowerRangersLightspeedRescue'' is ''Power Rangers'' meets ''Series/{{Thunderbirds}}''.
** ''Series/PowerRangersTimeForce'' is ''Power Rangers'' meets ''Film/{{Timecop}}''.
** ''Series/PowerRangersWildForce'' is ''Power Rangers'' meets ''WesternAnimation/CaptainPlanetAndThePlaneteers''.
** ''Series/PowerRangersSPD'' is ''Series/MightyMorphinPowerRangers'' meets ''ComicBook/JudgeDredd'' with a bit of ''{{Anime/Patlabor}}''.
** ''Series/PowerRangersMysticForce'' is ''Power Rangers'' meets ''Franchise/HarryPotter''.
** ''Series/PowerRangersOperationOverdrive'' is ''Power Rangers'' meets ''Franchise/IndianaJones''.
** ''Series/PowerRangersRPM'' is ''Series/PowerRangersTurbo'' meets ''Franchise/{{Terminator}}'' meets ''Film/MadMax''.
** ''Series/PowerRangersNinjaSteel'' is most likely ''Series/PowerRangersNinjaStorm'' meets ''Series/TheFamousJettJackson'' meets ''Film/TheRunningMan''.
* ''Series/ThePretender'' is ''Series/QuantumLeap'' meets ''Series/TheFugitive''.
* ''Series/PrettyLittleLiars'' is ''Film/MeanGirls'' meets ''Film/IKnowWhatYouDidLastSummer''.
* ''Series/ThePriceIsRight'' on CBS (1972-present) is ''Series/ThePriceIsRight'' on NBC (1956-63) meets ''Series/LetsMakeADeal''.
* ''Series/PrehistoricPark'' is ''Series/CrocodileHunter'' meets ''Film/JurassicPark'' with TimeTravel.
* ''Series/{{Primeval}}'' is ''Series/{{Torchwood}}'' meets ''JurassicPark'' (though it's not always about [[EverythingsBetterWithDinosaurs dinosaurs]]).
* ''Series/PrisonBreak'':
** ''Film/TheBourneSeries'' meets ''Film/TheShawshankRedemption''.
** Or, alternatively, ''Series/TwentyFour'' meets ''Series/{{Oz}}''. The second season, however, is more like ''Series/TwentyFour'' meets ''Film/TheFugitive''.
** The fourth season, on the other hand, is Film/TheBourneSeries meets ''Series/MacGyver''
* ''Series/ThePrisoner'': ''Film/JamesBond'' meets Samuel Beckett.
* ''Series/{{Psych}}'': ''Series/{{Castle}}'' meets ''Series/TheMentalist''.
* ''Series/PunkyBrewster'' is ''ComicStrip/LittleOrphanAnnie'' meets ''Series/DennisTheMenace''.
* ''Series/PushingDaisies'': ''Series/MurderSheWrote'' meets ''{{Amelie}}''.
* ''[[Series/{{Pyramid}} The $10,000 Pyramid]]'' is ''Series/{{Password}}'' meets ''Series/BeatTheClock''.
* ''Series/{{QI}}'' is a quiz bowl show meets a stand-up comedy set.
* ''Series/{{Reaper}}'' is best described as ''Series/{{Brimstone}}'' meets ''Film/{{Clerks}}''. Creator/KevinSmith even directed the Pilot.
* ''Series/RedDwarf'' is ''The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy'' meets ''Seinfeld''.
* ''Repo Games'': ''Series/CashCab'' meets ''Operation Repo'' - Answer the repo man's questions correctly and you get to keep your car.
* ''Series/{{Reign}}'' is ''Series/GameOfThrones'' meets ''Series/GossipGirl''.
* ''Series/RestaurantImpossible'' is ''Series/KitchenNightmares'' meets ''Series/ExtremeMakeoverHomeEdition''.
* ''Series/{{Riverdale}}'' is Franchise/ArchieComics meets ''Series/OneTreeHill'' post-TimeSkip with a dose of ''Series/PrettyLittleLiars''.
* ''Series/LesRevenants'' ("The Returned") has been described as ''Series/TwinPeaks'' meets ''Series/TheWalkingDead''. The town itself is like Twin Peaks' French counterpart.
* ''Series/{{Revolution}}'':
** ''The Trigger Effect'' meets ''Series/{{Jericho}}'', with swords.
** Or The {{Emberverse}}, starring [[Literature/TheHungerGames Katniss Everdeen]].
* ABC's 1975 game show ''Series/RhymeAndReason'' is ''MatchGame'' meets Lord Alfred Tennyson.
* ''Series/TheRiver'' is ''Film/ParanormalActivity'' meets ''Literature/HeartOfDarkness'', with a small dusting of ''Film/CannibalHolocaust'' as well.
* ''Series/RizzoliAndIsles'':
** ''Series/{{Bones}}'' meets ''Series/CagneyAndLacey''.
** WordOfGod says: ''Series/TheRockfordFiles'' meets ''Series/SexAndTheCity''.
* ''Series/RookieBlue'' is ''Series/{{Scrubs}}'' meets ''NYPDBlue''.
* ''Series/{{Roswell}}'': ''Series/DawsonsCreek'' meets ''Series/TheXFiles''.
* ''RoundTheTwist'': One TV plug described it as ''The Swiss Family Robinson'' meets ''Series/TheXFiles''.
** ''Goosebumps'' meets ''The Swiss Family Robinson''
* ''Series/RoyalPains'':
** ''Series/BurnNotice'' meets ''Series/NorthernExposure''.
** Or ''Series/{{House}}'' meets ''Series/MacGyver'' with a little bit of ''Series/MagnumPI'' sprinkled in.
* ''Series/SabrinaTheTeenageWitch'' is ''Series/{{Bewitched}}'' meets ''Series/ClarissaExplainsItAll''.
* ''Series/{{Sanctuary}}'' would be ''Series/{{Torchwood}}'' minus moral ambiguity and sex.
* ''Series/SavingGrace'': ''Series/JoanOfArcadia'' meets ''Series/TheShield''.
* ''Series/ScottAndBailey'' is ''Series/LawAndOrderCriminalIntent'' meets ''Series/RizzoliAndIsles''
* ''Series/{{Scrubs}}'' is ''Series/GreysAnatomy'' meets ''Series/{{Community}}''.
* ''Series/SeaQuestDSV'' is ''Franchise/StarTrek'' [[RecycledINSPACE under WATER]].
* ''Series/SeiunKamenMachineman'' is ''Franchise/{{Superman}}'' meets ''Franchise/{{Zorro}}'' as a HenshinHero.
* ''Series/ShakeItUp'' is basically ''Series/HannahMontana'' meets ''Series/ICarly''.
* ''Series/TheShield''
** Film/TouchOfEvil plotted like CSI.
** Or ''Series/NYPDBlue'' meets ''Touch of Evil''.
* ''Series/SiliconValley'' is ''Film/TheSocialNetwork'' meets ''Series/TheBigBangTheory'' (minus a character who is like Penny).
* ''[[http://vimeo.com/7963572 Slingers]]'' looks to be ''Series/{{Hustle}}'' meets ''Series/{{Firefly}}'' as directed by Wong Kar Wai.
* ''Series/{{Skins}}'' is ''Series/ParkerLewisCantLose'' meets ''Film/{{Kids}}''.
* ''Series/{{Smallville}}'': ''{{Superman}}'' meets ''Series/DawsonsCreek''.
* ''Series/SonnyWithAChance'' is ''Series/HannahMontana'' meets ''Series/ThirtyRock''
* ''Series/SonsOfAnarchy'' is ''Series/TheSopranos'' meets ''Series/AmericanChopper'' meets ''Theatre/{{Hamlet}}'' (it was described in some circles as ''Hamlet'' with motorcycles).
* ''SpaceSheriffGavan'' is ''KamenRider'' meets ''ComicBook/ROMSpaceknight''.
* ''Splatalot!'' is ''Wipeout'' meets ''Series/WhoseLineIsItAnyway''
* ''Special Ops Mission'' (The Military Channel): ''{{Survivorman}}'' meets a Steven Segal movie.
* ''Series/StarTrekTheOriginalSeries'':
** ''HoratioHornblower'' meets ''Series/TheOuterLimits''.
** ''Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine'' is ''Franchise/StarTrek'' meets ''Series/BabylonFive''.
*** Or ''Franchise/StarTrek'' meets ''Series/TheWestWing'' meets ''VideoGame/MassEffect''.
** ''Series/StarTrekVoyager'' is ''Franchise/StarTrek'' meets ''Series/{{Battlestar Galactica|2003}}'' (or alternatively, ''Series/LostInSpace'').
** Roddenberry originally pitched it as "''Series/WagonTrain'' [[RecycledInSpace to the stars]]"
* The ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'' season 6 episode "Frame of Mind" is a combination of two Riker-centric episodes: "First Contact" (not to be confused with [[Film/StarTrekFirstContact the film]]), where Riker goes on a undercover mission on an alien world which goes awry; and "Future Imperfect", where Riker finds himself inside a DreamWithinADream. Coincidentally, both episodes were from season 4.
* ''Series/StargateUniverse'':
** ''Franchise/StargateVerse'' (more the movie or ''SG-1'' than''Atlantis'') meets ''Series/{{Battlestar Galactica|2003}}'' meets ''Film/TheLastStarfighter'' meets ''Flight of the Phoenix'' meets ''Series/LostInSpace''.
** ''Franchise/StargateVerse'': ''Literature/{{Animorphs}}'' meets ''Literature/StarshipTroopers'', with the [[IDieFree Free Jaffa]] standing in for the Hork-Bajir, and the [[LaResistance Tok'ra]] as a more sophisticated and organized Yeerk Peace Movement.
** In [[http://sfdebris.com/videos/stargate/sg1s1e4.php reviewing]] the early ''Series/StargateSG1'' episode "[[Recap/StargateSG1S1E3Emancipation Emancipation]]", Website/SFDebris made the comment that early ''SG-1'' was like "''Franchise/StarTrek'' by way of ''Film/TheThreeStooges''", and thought it a good thing the show [[GrowingTheBeard grew out of it]].
* ''Series/StepByStep'' is ''Series/TheBradyBunch'' meets ''Theatre/TheOddCouple''.
* ''Series/StrangerThings'' is ''Film/TheGoonies'' meets ''Series/TwinPeaks'', with elements of ''Film/TheHost''.
* ''Series/SuperhumanSamuraiSyberSquad'' is ''Series/{{Ultraman}}'' meets ''Series/SavedByTheBell''.
* ''Series/{{Supernatural}}'':
** ''Series/{{Angel}}'' and ''Series/TheXFiles'' meets ''Series/TerminatorTheSarahConnorChronicles'', ''Series/TheDukesOfHazzard'' and ''Film/StarWars''.
** Or ''ComicBook/{{Hellblazer}}'' meets ''Series/TheXFiles''.
** Or ''Series/TheXFiles'' meets ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer''.
** Alternatively, ''Series/TheXFiles'' meets ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer'' meets ''Film/Ghostbusters'' with a sprinkle of ''Film/MenInBlack''
** ''ComicBook/{{Hellblazer}}'' meets ''Franchise/FullmetalAlchemist''.
* ''Franchise/SuperSentai'':
** ''Series/{{Himitsu Sentai Gor|anger}}enger'' (and by large sentai in general) was pitched as ''Manga/{{Cyborg 009}}'' meets ''Franchise/KamenRider'' meets ''Franchise/JamesBond''.
** ''Series/JAKQDengekitai'' is ''Himitsu Sentai Gorenger'' meets ''ComicBook/TheJoker'' meets ''Literature/CasinoRoyale'' meets ''Film/{{Goldfinger}}''.
** ''Series/BattleFeverJ'' is ''Himitsu Sentai Gorenger'' meets ''ComicBook/CaptainAmerica''.
** ''Series/KagakuSentaiDynaman'' is ''Super Sentai'' meets ''VideoGame/{{Bomberman}}''.
** ''Series/HikariSentaiMaskman'' is ''Super Sentai'' meets the ''Anime/RobotRomanceTrilogy''.
** ''Series/ChoujuuSentaiLiveman'' is ''Series/TaiyouSentaiSunVulcan'' meets ''Series/KagakuSentaiDynaman''.
** ''Series/KousokuSentaiTurboranger'' is ''Super Sentai'' meets ''Series/KnightRider'' meets ''Manga/DashYonkuro''.
** ''Series/ChoujinSentaiJetman'' is ''Himitsu Sentai Gorenger'' meets ''Series/KamenRiderSkyrider'' meets ''Anime/ScienceNinjaTeamGatchaman''.
** ''Series/GoseiSentaiDairanger'' is ''Hikari Sentai Maskman'' meets ''Literature/RomanceOfTheThreeKingdoms''.
** ''Series/ChourikiSentaiOhranger'' is ''Series/DaiSentaiGoggleV'' meets ''Series/DengekiSentaiChangeman''.
** ''Series/GekisouSentaiCarranger'' is ''KousokuSentaiTurboranger'' meets ''Franchise/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy''.
** ''Series/DenjiSentaiMegaranger'' is ''Series/DenshiSentaiDenziman'' meets ''Series/ChoudenshiBioman'' meets ''Film/TheLastStarfighter''.
** ''Series/KyukyuSentaiGoGoV'' is ''Series/ChikyuuSentaiFiveman'' meets ''Series/{{Thunderbirds}}''.
** ''Series/MiraiSentaiTimeranger'' is ''Series/ChoushinseiFlashman'' meets ''Film/BackToTheFuture'' and/or ''Film/{{Timecop}}''.
** ''Series/NinpuuSentaiHurricaneger'' is ''Series/NinjaSentaiKakuranger'' meets ''{{Manga/Ninku}}''.
** ''Series/BakuryuuSentaiAbaranger'' is ''Series/TaiyouSentaiSunVulcan'' meets ''Series/KyoryuSentaiZyuranger''.
** ''Series/TokusouSentaiDekaranger'' is ''Series/DenshiSentaiDenziman'' meets ''Series/SpaceSheriffGavan'' meets ''ComicBook/JudgeDredd'' meets ''{{Anime/Patlabor}}''.
** ''Series/MahouSentaiMagiranger'' is ''Chikyuu Sentai Fiveman'' meets ''Literature/HarryPotter''.
** ''Series/GoGoSentaiBoukenger'' is ''Super Sentai'' meets ''Franchise/IndianaJones''.
** ''Series/EngineSentaiGoOnger'' is ''Series/ChoujuuSentaiLiveman'' meets ''Series/GekisouSentaiCarranger''.
** ''Series/SamuraiSentaiShinkenger'' is ''Super Sentai'' meets ''Manga/RurouniKenshin'' meets ''VideoGame/GenpeiToumaDen''.
** ''Series/TensouSentaiGoseiger'' is ''Series/GoGoSentaiBoukenger'' meets ''VideoGame/GalaxyAngel''.
** ''Series/KaizokuSentaiGokaiger'' is ''Super Sentai'' meets ''Series/KamenRiderDecade'' meets ''OnePiece''.
** ''Series/TokumeiSentaiGobusters'' is ''Himitsu Sentai Gorenger'' meets ''Series/TaiyouSentaiSunVulcan'' meets ''Series/KamenRiderDouble''.
** ''Series/HikoninSentaiAkibaranger'' is ''Super Sentai'' meets ''Manga/TheWorldGodOnlyKnows'' meets ''Film/SuckerPunch'' meets ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAutoViceCity''.
** ''Series/ZyudenSentaiKyoryuger'' is shaping up to be ''Series/BattleFeverJ'' meets ''Series/KyoryuSentaiZyuranger'' and/or ''Series/BakuryuuSentaiAbaranger'', with some ''Series/PowerRangersJungleFury'' and ''[[Anime/DokiDokiPrettyCure Dokidoki! PreCure]]'' thrown in.
** ''[[Series/ResshaSentaiTokkyuger Ressha Sentai ToQger]]'' is ''Series/KaizokuSentaiGokaiger'' meets ''Series/KamenRiderDenO'' meets ''[[Anime/SmilePrettyCure Smile PreCure!]]'' meets ''VideoGame/DenshaDeGo''.
** ''Series/ShurikenSentaiNinninger'' is ''Series/NinjaSentaiKakuranger'' meets ''Series/SamuraiSentaiShinkenger'' meets ''Series/KamenRiderHibiki'' meets ''Manga/{{Naruto}}''.
** ''Series/DoubutsuSentaiZyuohger'' is ''Series/SeijuuSentaiGingaman'' meets ''Series/HyakujuuSentaiGaoranger'' meets ''Series/KamenRiderKuuga'' meets ''Series/KamenRiderOOO'' meets ''Anime/GoPrincessPrettyCure'' meets ''LightNovel/LogHorizon'' meets ''VideoGame/{{Minecraft}}''.
** ''Series/UchuSentaiKyuranger'' is ''Series/ChoushinseiFlashman'' meets ''Series/DenjiSentaiMegaranger'' (and ''Series/PowerRangersInSpace'') meets ''Series/KamenRiderFourze'' meets ''Series/ChouseishinGransazer'' meets ''Franchise/SailorMoon'' meets ''Franchise/StarWars''.
* ''Series/SuperSportlets'' is ''Franchise/PowerRangers'' meets ''Series/LazyTown''.
* ''Series/{{Survivor}}'' was described by Creator/MarkBurnett in his companion book for the first season of the show as "''Series/GilligansIsland'' meets ''[[Literature/AndThenThereWereNone Ten Little Indians]]'' meets ''Literature/LordOfTheFlies'' meets ''Series/TheRealWorld''."
* ''Take It All'', NBC's most recent prime time {{game show}}, is ''Series/GiveNTake'' meets ''FriendOrFoe''.
* ''Series/TalesOfTheGoldMonkey'' is ''Franchise/IndianaJones'' meets ''Sky King''.
* ''Series/{{Tattletales}}'' is ''Series/TheNewlywedGame'' meets ''IveGotASecret''. This could also apply to its beta edition, ''HeSaidSheSaid''.
* ''Series/{{Taxi}}'': ''Film/TaxiDriver'' meets ''Series/TheMaryTylerMooreShow''
* ''Series/TerraNova'':
** ''Franchise/JurassicPark'' meets ''Film/{{Avatar}}''. Guess who suddenly showed up to explain "Terra Nova Rules".
** It could also be described as ''Literature/DecisionAtDoona'' meets ''Series/{{Primeval}}''.
** With a dash of ''Earth 2''.
* ''Series/That70sShow'' is ''Series/HappyDays'' meets ''Film/DazedAndConfused''.
* The original pitch for ''Creator/TerryPratchett's The Watch'' was ''Franchise/{{CSI}}: [[Literature/{{Discworld}} Ankh-Morpork]]''.
* ''Series/ThreeSheets'': ''The Thirsty Traveler'' meets ''Series/InsomniacWithDaveAttell''.
* ''{{Timeless}}'' has been described as ''Film/BackToTheFuture'' meets ''Series/MissionImpossible''.
* ''Series/TinMan'' is ''Film/TheWizardOfOz'' meets SpaceOpera, but it's too much of a genuine Space Opera to be a mere RecycledInSpace.
* [[Series/SpiderManJapan Toei's take on Spider-Man]] is Spider-Man meets Franchise/SuperSentai.
* ''Series/TheTomorrowPeople2013'' is ''Film/{{Push}}'' meets ''Film/{{Jumper}}''.
* ''Series/{{Torchwood}}'', in series 1 at least, was often described as ''Series/TheXFiles'' meets ''Series/ThisLife''. (''Series/{{Angel}}'' meets ''Series/QueerAsFolk'' would seem more accurate.)
* ''Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell'' is ''Series/TheDailyShow'' meets ''TheSoup''.
* ''Series/TwentyFour'' is ''Film/{{Commando}}'' meets ''Film/DirtyHarry'' meets ''Series/TheWestWing'' with more [[JackBauerInterrogationTechnique torture]].
* ''Series/ThisIsJinsy'' is ''Series/TheLeagueOfGentlemen'' meets ''Series/TheMightyBoosh'' with a side-order of Stanley Unwin and The Goons.
* ''Series/TwoBrokeGirls'' is ''Series/LaverneAndShirley'' meet Music/LadyGaga.
** Or ''Series/LaverneAndShirley'' meets ''Series/TwoAndAHalfMen''.
* ''Franchise/UltraSeries''
** ''Series/UltraQ'' is ''Series/TheTwilightZone'' meets ''Franchise/{{Godzilla}}''.
** ''Series/UltraSeven'' is ''Series/{{Ultraman}}'' meets ''Series/StarTrekTheOriginalSeries'' meets ''Series/DoctorWho''.
** ''Series/UltramanNexus'' is ''Ultraman'' meets ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'' meets ''Film/MenInBlack'' meets ''VideoGame/ResidentEvil''.
** ''Series/UltraGalaxyMegaMonsterBattle'' is ''Ultraman'' meets ''Godzilla'' (particularly the "vs." movies) meets ''Franchise/{{Pokemon}}''.
** ''Series/UltramanGinga'' is ''Ultraman'' meets ''Anime/MobileSuitGundam'' meets ''Series/KamenRiderDecade'' meets ''Series/KaizokuSentaiGokaiger''.
* ''Series/{{Unfabulous}}'' is ''Series/OneTreeHill'' and ''Series/LizzieMcGuire''.
* ''Series/TheVampireDiaries'' is ''Series/DawsonsCreek'' meets ''{{Twilight}}'' and ''Franchise/{{Scream}}''.[[note]]All but Twilight are Kevin Williamson productions.[[/note]]
* ''Series/{{Vintergatan}}'' is ''WesternAnimation/ScoobyDoo'' meets ''Film/MontyPythonAndTheHolyGrail'' meets ''Franchise/StarTrek''.
* ''Series/{{Vinyl}}'' is ''Series/MadMen'' meets ''Series/{{Empire}}'' meets ''Film/TheWolfOfWallStreet''.
* ''The Voice'' is ''Series/AmericanIdol'' meets ''Series/DragonsDen''.
* ''Series/{{Victorious}}'' is a hybrid of ''Film/HighSchoolMusical'' meets ''Series/SavedByTheBell'' (and all its clones, like ''City Guys'' and ''California Dreams'') threwn in.
* ''Series/{{Warehouse 13}}'':
** ''Series/{{Fringe}}'' meets ''Series/{{Eureka}}'' with bits of ''Series/{{Moonlighting}}''.
** Or, alternatively, ''Series/{{Bones}}'' in the Wiki/SCPFoundation instead of the Jeffersonian.
** Or, according to TheOtherWiki, ''Series/TheXFiles'', meets ''Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk'', meets ''Series/{{Moonlighting}}''.
* ''Series/{{Werewolf}}'' is ''Film/TheHowling'' meets ''Series/TheIncredibleHulk''.
* ''Weaponizers'' (Discovery): ''Junkyard Wars'' meets ''[=BattleBots=]'' meets ''VideoGame/TwistedMetal''.
* ''WeirdScience'' is ''Series/IDreamOfJeannie'' meets ''WesternAnimation/BeavisAndButthead''.
* ''Series/WhiteCollar'' is ''Series/TheATeam'' meets ''Film/CatchMeIfYouCan''.
* ''Series/{{Wilfred}}'' is ''Film/FightClub'' meets ''Theatre/{{Harvey}}''.
* ''Series/TheWire'' is ''Series/GameOfThrones'' meets ''Film/{{Scarface 1983}}'' meets ''Film/BoyzNTheHood'', as written by Creator/CharlesDickens.
* ''Series/TheWubbulousWorldofDrSeuss'': is Creator/DrSeuss meets Franchise/TheMuppets.
* ''Series/YoGabbaGabba'': ''Series/SesameStreet'' meets ''Series/PeeWeesPlayhouse''.
** Or "''Series/HRPufnstuf'' meets ''Series/TheElectricCompany1971''. [[ThisIsYourPremiseOnDrugs On LSD]]."
* ''Series/TheYoungOnes'':
** ''Theatre/LaBoheme'' meets ''Series/{{Bottom}}''.
** Or ''Series/MontyPythonsFlyingCircus'' if it was a sitcom and flooded with late 1970s [[TheQuincyPunk U.K. punk rock]] sensibilities.
* ''Series/TheWalkingDead'': ''Film/NightOfTheLivingDead1968'' meets a darker version of ''Series/TheAndyGriffithShow''.
* ''Series/WaywardPines'' really looks like a cross between the idyllic town that no one wants to leave in ''Film/TheVillage'' (unsurprisingly since Creator/MNightShyamalan is the creator) and the eerie town of no escape in ''Series/ThePrisoner''.
* ''Series/YoungIndianaJones'' is ''Franchise/IndianaJones'' meets ''Film/ForrestGump'' in the ''early'' 20th century.
* ''Series/{{Z Nation}}'': Has been described as "''Series/{{The Walking Dead}}'' meets ''Film/{{Mad Max}}''".
* The unaired pilot ''17th Precinct'' was pitched as ''Series/LawAndOrder'' meets ''Franchise/HarryPotter'', as it was a typical police procedural. . .set in a world of magic, rather than science.
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[[folder:Characters]]

* ''Series/ANTFarm'':
** Chyna Parks is [[Series/ThatsSoRaven Raven Baxter]], [[Series/{{ICarly}} Carly Shay]], and [[Series/{{Victorious}} Tori Vega]] combined as a middle schooler.
** Olive Doyle is what happens if you get [[Series/HannahMontana Lilly Truscott]] and [[Series/ICarly Sam Puckett]] combined.
** Fletcher is essentially [[Series/ICarly Freddie Benson]] combined with [[Series/SavedByTheBell Screech]].
* ''Series/TheATeam'':
** Captain H. M. "Howling Mad" Murdock is Creator/JimCarrey meets Creator/JohnnyDepp ([[OlderThanTheyThink retroactively, at least]]) and [[Series/DoctorWho the Doctor]].
* ''Series/AustinAndAlly'': Chuck is [[Series/HannahMontana Jackson Stewart]] meets [[Series/WizardsOfWaverlyPlace Mr. Laritate]]
* ''Series/TheBigBangTheory'':
** Sheldon Cooper is [[Series/StarTrekTheOriginalSeries Spock]] meets [[Series/DoctorWho the Doctor (no particular incarnation)]] meets [[WesternAnimation/DextersLaboratory Dexter]] meets [[WesternAnimation/AmericanDad Roger]].
*** Alternatively [[Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration Wesley Crusher]] meets [[Series/MrBean Mr Bean]]
*** A human [[Series/ThirdRockFromTheSun Dick Solomon]].
** Penny is [[Manga/{{Genshiken}} Saki Kasukabe]] meets [[Series/{{Friends}} Rachel Green]].
*** Alternatively Penny is [[Series/EightSimpleRules Bridget Hennessy]] meets [[Series/EightSimpleRules Kerry Hennessy]].
** Leonard is a scientist version of [[PerfectStrangers Larry Appleton]]
* ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer'':
** Warren Mears is, personality-wise, at least, [[ComicBook/SpiderMan The Scorpion]] meets [[ComicBook/TheFlash Captain Cold]], with shades of [[ComicBook/IdentityCrisis Dr. Light]].
** Rupert Giles was [[ComicBook/{{Hellblazer}} John Constantine]], but he grew out of it, and is now mostly [[Franchise/StarWars Obi-Wan Kenobi]], but more honest.
* ''Series/BurnNotice'': Michael Westen is [[Series/TheATeam John "Hannibal" Smith]] meets Franchise/{{Batman}}.*
* ''Series/Daredevil2015'':
** Matt Murdock is basically blind Franchise/{{Batman}}... if he [[Main/RaisedCatholic went to Mass]] and law school.
* ''Series/{{Dexter}}'':
** Dexter Morgan is [[ComicBook/JohnnyTheHomicidalManiac Johnny C.]] meets [[ComicBook/{{ThePunisher}} Frank Castle]] meets [[Franchise/{{Saw}} Jigsaw]] meets your everyday serial killer.
*** Alternatively, he's [[Film/{{Psycho}} Norman Bates]] meets Franchise/{{Batman}}.
* ''{{Disco}}'':
** Ilja Richter is what you get when you mix Creator/MichaelPalin's charm with early [[WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants Spongebob's]].
* ''Series/DoctorWho'':
** The Doctor:
*** Franchise/{{Batman}} and [[Series/StarTrekTheOriginalSeries Mr. Spock]].
*** [[Literature/TheLordOfTheRings Gandalf]] + Franchise/{{Batman}} = The Doctor.
*** [[Franchise/StarWars Yoda]] meets Franchise/JamesBond meets Space [[Literature/TheLordOfTheRings Gandalf]].
*** Also Franchise/SherlockHolmes meets [[Franchise/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy Zaphod Beeblebrox]] ramped UpToEleven ([[TheNthDoctor liter]][[IncrediblyLamePun ally!]])
*** As well as [[Literature/AliceInWonderland The Mad Hatter]] meets SherlockHolmes.
*** Also described as Creator/CSLewis meets Creator/HGWells meets Father Christmas.
*** Creator/WilliamHartnell once described him as a cross between Father Christmas and The Wizard of Oz.
*** He is the entire Magnificent Seven of the WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague in one: {{Superman}}, Franchise/{{Batman}}, WonderWoman, TheFlash(sometimes more Barry Allen, sometimes more Wally West, depending on the [[TheNthDoctor Doctor]]), GreenLantern(sometimes more [[JonPertwee Hal Jordan]], sometimes more [[ChristopherEccleston John Stewart]], sometime more [[ColinBaker Guy Gardner]], sometimes more [[MattSmith Kyle Rayner]]), ComicBook/{{Aquaman}}, and, of course, ComicBook/MartianManhunter.
** River Song is [[Franchise/TombRaider Lara Croft]] meets [[Franchise/{{Batman}} Catwoman]] meets Literature/TheTimeTravelersWife.
** Romana is [[PrideAndPrejudice Mr Darcy]] meets [[Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine Jadzia Dax]] and [[Literature/LordPeterWimsey Harriet Vane]].
** Rory Williams is [[ScoobyDoo Shaggy]] meets Creator/ChuckNorris.
** The Master is ComicBook/LexLuthor meets SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker meets Doctor Doom. Sometimes [[RogerDelgado more Lex Luthor]], sometimes [[Creator/JohnSimm more The Joker]], sometimes [[AnthonyAinley more Doctor Doom]].
** Clara Oswald: Sarah Jane Smith meets Creator/MaryTylerMoore.
** Davros is ComicBook/{{Darkseid}} meets ComicBook/{{Apocalypse}}.
* ''Series/KamenRiderRyuki'':
** Shinji Kido = [[Series/KamenRiderKuuga Yusuke Godai]] + [[Literature/BattleRoyale Shuya Nanahara]] + [[Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion Shinji Ikari]] + [[ComicBook/SpiderMan Peter Parker]] + [[Anime/DigimonTamers Takato Matsuda]]
** Ren Akiyama = [[Series/KamenRiderAgito Ryo Ashihara]] + [[Literature/BattleRoyale Shogo Kawada]] + [[ComicBook/{{Batman}} Bruce Wayne]] + [[Franchise/{{Highlander}} Connor and Duncan McLeod]] + [[Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion Asuka Langley Soryu]] + [[Anime/DigimonTamers Ruki Makino]]
** Shuichi Kitaoka = [[VideoGame/AceAttorney Miles Edgeworth]] + [[Anime/DigimonTamers Li Jianliang]]
** Takeshi Asakura = [[Series/KamenRider Cobra Man]] + [[Manga/{{Naruto}} Orochimaru]] + [[Literature/BattleRoyale Kazuo Kiriyama]] + [[Film/{{Highlander}} The Kurgan]]
** Shiro Kanzaki = [[Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion Gendo Ikari]] + [[Manga/YuGiOh Pegasus J. Crawford]]
* ''Series/KamenRiderKiva'':
** Wataru Kurenai = [[Series/KamenRiderBlack Kotaro]] [[Series/KamenRiderBlackRX Minami]] + [[Series/KamenRiderDenO Ryotaro Nogami]] + [[Manga/VampireKnight Yuki Cross]] + [[Manga/RosarioToVampire Tsukune Aono and Moka Akashiya]]
** Jiro/Garuru = [[Manga/PrincessResurrection Riza Wildman]] + [[Manga/RosarioToVampire Kurumu Kurono and Ginei Morioka]]
** Ramon/Bashaa = [[Manga/PrincessResurrection Reiri Kamura]] + [[Manga/RosarioToVampire Kokoa Shuzen and Tamao Ichinose]]
** Riki/Dogga = [[Manga/PrincessResurrection Flandre]] + [[Manga/DragonBall Android 8]]
** Keisuke Nago = [[Series/KamenRiderFaiz Masato Kusaka]] + [[Literature/{{Twilight}} Edward Cullen]] + [[Manga/VampireKnight Zero Kiryu]]
** Taiga Nobori = [[Series/KamenRiderBlack Nobuhiko Akizuki]] + [[Manga/PrincessResurrection Lilliane von Phoenix]] + [[Manga/VampireKnight Kaname Kuran]] + [[Manga/RosarioToVampire Kahlua Shuzen]]
** Otoya Kurenai = [[Series/ChoujinSentaiJetman Gai Yuki]] + [[Manga/VampireKnight Haruka Kuran]] + [[Manga/RosarioToVampire Issa Shuzen]]
** Maya = [[Manga/VampireKnight Juri Kuran]] + [[Manga/RosarioToVampire Akasha Bloodriver]]
* ''Series/KamenRiderFourze'':
** Gentaro Kisaragi = [[Series/KamenRiderSuper1 Kazuya Oki]] + [[Series/KamenRiderDouble Shotaro Hidari]] + [[Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann Kamina]] + [[Anime/MobileSuitGundamZZ Judau Ashta]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZEXAL Yuma Tsukumo]] + [[VideoGame/Persona4 Yu Narukami]]
** Yuki Jojima = [[VideoGame/Persona4 Rise Kujikawa]] + [[Anime/MobileSuitGundamZZ Elpeo Ple]] + [[Anime/MobileFighterGGundam Allenby Beardsley]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZEXAL Kotori Mizuki]]
** Kengo Utahoshi = [[Series/KamenRiderDouble Philip]] + [[Series/KamenRiderOOO Ankh]] + [[Anime/MobileSuitGundam Bright Noa]] + [[Anime/MobileSuitGundam00 Tieria Erde]] + [[VideoGame/Persona4 Naoto Shirogane]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZEXAL Astral]]
** Miu Kazashiro = [[VideoGame/Persona4 Ai Ebihara]] + [[Anime/SailorMoon Rei Hino (90's Anime)]]
** JK = [[VideoGame/Persona4 Yosuke Hanamura and Teddie]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZEXAL Tokunosuke Omoteura]]
** Shun Daimonji = [[Anime/MobileFighterGGundam Chibodee Crocket]] + [[Anime/AfterWarGundamX Roabea Roy]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZEXAL Tetsuo Takeda]] + [[VideoGame/Persona4 Kanji Tatsumi]]
** Tomoko Nozama = [[VideoGame/Persona4 Yukiko Amagi]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZEXAL Cathy]] + [[Anime/MobileSuitGundam00 Feldt Grace]]
** Ryusei Sakuta = [[Series/KamenRiderSuper1 Kazuya Oki]] + [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Ren Akiyama]] + [[Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann Rossiu and Viral]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZEXAL Kaito Tenjo]] + [[Anime/MobileSuitGundamWing Chang Wufei]] + [[VideoGame/Persona4 Chie Satonaka]] + [[Anime/FreshPrettyCure Setsuna Higashi]]
** Nadeshiko Misaki = [[Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann Nia Teppelin and Yoko Littner]] + [[Anime/MobileSuitGundam Sayla Mass]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZEXAL Rio Kamishiro]]
* ''Series/KamenRiderGaim'':
** Kouta Kazuraba = [[Series/KamenRiderBlack Kotaro]] [[Series/KamenRiderBlackRX Minami]] + [[Series/KamenRiderKuuga Yusuke Godai]] + [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Shinji Kido]] + [[Series/KamenRiderBlade Kazuma Kenzaki]] + [[Series/KamenRiderDouble Shotaro Hidari]] + [[Anime/FreshPrettyCure Love Momozono]] + [[Anime/HeartcatchPrettyCure Tsubomi Hanasaki]] + [[Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica Madoka Kaname and Sayaka Miki]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Kazuto Kirigaya]] + [[Manga/{{Freezing}} Kazuya Aoi and Satellizer el Bridget]] + [[Anime/AfterWarGundamX Garrod Ran]] + [[Anime/MobileSuitGundamSeed Kira Yamato]] + [[Manga/YuGiOh Yugi Muto]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZexal Yuma Tsukumo]] + [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Shirou Emiya and Saber (Artoria Pendragon)]]
** Kaito Kumon = [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Ren Akiyama]] + [[Series/KamenRiderBlade Hajime Aikawa]] + [[Series/JukenSentaiGekiranger Rio]] + [[Series/KaizokuSentaiGokaiger Captain Marvelous]] + [[Manga/YuGiOh Seto Kaiba]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZexal Ryoga Kamishiro]] + [[Anime/FreshPrettyCure Setsuna Higashi]] + [[Anime/{{PuellaMagiMadokaMagica}} Kyoko Sakura and Homura Akemi]] + [[Franchise/{{Gundam}} Char Aznable]] + [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Archer (EMIYA)]]
** Mitsuzane Kureshima = [[Series/KamenRiderBlack Nobuhiko Akizuki]] + [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Shuichi Kitaoka, Takeshi Asakura, and Satoru Tojo]] + [[Series/KamenRiderFaiz Masato Kusaka]] + [[Series/KamenRiderBlade Mutsuki Kamijo]] + [[Series/KamenRiderDouble Philip and Wakana Sonozaki]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhGX Sho Marufuji]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZexal Vector]] + [[Anime/FreshPrettyCure Inori Yamabuki]] + [[Anime/{{PuellaMagiMadokaMagica}} Homura Akemi and Sayaka Miki]] + [[LightNovel/FateZero Kariya Matou]] + [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Shinji Matou and Kirei Kotomine]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Kyoji Shinkawa and Shino Asada]]
** Mai Takatsukasa = [[Anime/{{PuellaMagiMadokaMagica}} Madoka Kaname and Kyosuke Kamijo]] + [[Anime/LoveLive Honoka Kosaka]] + [[Manga/YugiOh Anzu Mazaki]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZEXAL Kotori Mizuki]] + [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Rin Tohsaka and Sakura Matou]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Asuna Yuuki and Suguha Kirigaya]]
** Takatora Kureshima = [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Hideyuki Kagawa]] + [[Series/KamenRiderBlade Sakuya Tachibana]] + [[Series/SamuraiSentaiShinkenger Takeru Shiba]] + [[Series/KamenRiderDouble Saeko Sonozaki and Kirihiko Sudo]] + [[Anime/HeartcatchPrettyCure Yuri Tsukikage]] + [[LightNovel/FateZero Kiritsugu Emiya and Tokiomi Tohsaka]] + [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Saber (Artoria Pendragon)]] + [[Anime/PsychoPass Shinya Kogami]] + [[Manga/{{Naruto}} Itachi Uchiha]] + [[Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica Madoka Kaname and Homura Akemi]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZEXAL Kaito Tenjo]] + [[Manga/{{Freezing}} Elizabeth Mably]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Akihiko Kayaba]]
** Zack = [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Miyuki Tezuka]] + [[Manga/YuGiOh Katsuya Jonouchi]] + [[Anime/HeartcatchPrettyCure Erika Kurumi]] + [[Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica Sayaka Miki]] + [[Manga/{{Freezing}} Rana Linchen and Cleo Brand]] + [[Anime/MobileFighterGGundam Chibodee Crocket]] + [[VideoGame/SenranKagura Yozakura]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Ryotaro Tsuboi]]
** Ryoma Sengoku = [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Shiro Kanzaki and Itsuro Takamizawa]] + [[Series/KamenRiderOOO Kiyoto Maki]] + [[Manga/YuGiOh Pegasus J. Crawford]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Nobuyuki Sugou]] + [[Manga/CyBorg009 Joe Shimamura]] (as Mecha Sengoku)
** Touka Akatsuki = [[Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica Kyoko Sakura]] + [[LightNovel/FateZero Irisviel von Einzbern]] + [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Sakura Matou]]
** Oren Pierre Alfonzo = [[Series/KamenRiderHibiki Hitoshi Hidaka]] + [[LightNovel/FateZero Rider (Iskander)]] + [[Manga/YuGiOh Keith Howard]] + [[Anime/FreshPrettyCure Miki Aono]] + [[Anime/{{PuellaMagiMadokaMagica}} Mami Tomoe]] + [[Franchise/SailorMoon Haruka Tenoh and Michiru Kaioh]] + [[VideoGame/BlazBlue Amane Nishiki]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Andrew Gilbert Mills]]
** Hideyasu Jonouchi = [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Mitsuru Sano]] + [[Manga/YuGiOh Insector Haga]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZexal Tokunosuke Omoteura]] + [[Manga/{{Freezing}} Attia Simmons]] + [[LightNovel/FateZero Waver Velvet]] + [[Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagicaTheMovieRebellion Nagisa Momoe]] + [[Series/KamenRiderHibiki Asumu Adachi]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Keiko Ayano and Rika Shinozaki]]
** Ryoji Hase = [[Manga/YuGiOh Dinosaur Ryuzaki]] + [[Anime/{{PuellaMagiMadokaMagica}} Mami Tomoe and Sayaka Miki]] + [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Lancer (Cú Chulainn)]] + [[Manga/{{Freezing}} Arnett McMillan and Gina Papleton]] + [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Masashi Sudo]]
** Lock Dealer Sid = [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Jun Shibaura]] + [[Series/{{Firefly}} The Badger]] + [[LightNovel/FateZero Archer]] [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight (Gilgamesh)]]
** Yoko Minato = [[Film/KamenRiderRyukiEpisodeFinal Miho Kirishima]] + [[Anime/{{PuellaMagiMadokaMagica}} Kyoko Sakura]] + [[Series/JukenSentaiGekiranger Mele]] + [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Rider (Medusa)]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZEXAL Droite and Rio Kamishiro]]
** Kamen Rider Bujin Gaim = Film/{{Kamen Rider Ryu|kiEpisodeFinal}}ga + [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Saber Alter (Artoria Pendragon)]]
** Amagi Kureshima = [[Series/KamenRiderDouble Ryubee Sonozaki]] + [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Zouken Matou]]
** Yggdrasill Corporation = [[Series/KamenRiderFaiz Smart Brain]] + [[Series/KamenRiderKabuto ZECT]] + [[Series/KamenRiderW Museum]]
** Demushu = [[Series/KamenRiderBlack Sword Master Bilgenia]] + [[Series/KamenRiderWizard Phoenix]] + [[Anime/MobileSuitGundam00 Ali al-Saachez]] + [[Series/GameOfThrones Gregor Clegane]] + [[Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica Kyoko Sakura]] + [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Berserker (Heracles)]]
** Redyue = [[Series/KamenRiderWizard Medusa and Gremlin]] + [[Manga/YuGiOh Dark Bakura and Dark Marik]] + [[VisualNovel/FateZero Caster (Gilles de Rais)]] + [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Illyasviel von Einzbern]] + [[VideoGame/FinalFantasyVI Kefka]]
** Roshuo = [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Shiro Kanzaki]] + [[Series/KamenRiderWizard Sou Fueki]] + [[Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica Homura Akemi]] + [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Souichirou Kuzuki and Caster (Medea)]]
** Kogane = [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Kamen Rider Odin]] + [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Angra Mainyu]]
* ''Series/KamenRiderDrive'':
** Shinnosuke Tomari = [[Series/KousokuSentaiTurboranger Riki Honoo]] + [[Series/KnightRider Michael Knight]] + [[Series/KamenRiderDouble Ryu Terui]] + [[Series/KamenRiderFourze Gentaro Kisaragi]] + [[Anime/YuGiOh5Ds Yusei Fudo]] + [[Anime/KillLaKill Ryuko Matoi]] + [[Manga/SkullMan Detective Hioka]]
** Mr. Belt/Krim Steinbelt = [[Series/KnightRider KITT]] + [[Series/KousokuSentaiTurboranger Dr. Dazai]] + [[Anime/KillLaKill Senketsu]]
** Kiriko Shijima = [[Series/KousokuSentaiTurboranger Haruna Morikawa]] + [[Series/KamenRiderWizard Rinko Daimon]] + [[Anime/DigimonTamers Ruki Makino]] + [[Anime/YuGiOh5Ds Aki Izayoi and Luca]]
** Go Shijima = [[Series/KamenRider Hayato Ichimonji]] + [[Series/KousokuSentaiTurboranger Yohei Hama and Shunsuke Hino]] + [[Series/KamenRiderOOO Eiji Hino]] + [[Series/KamenRiderFourze Ryusei Sakuta]] + [[Series/KamenRiderWizard Kosuke Nitoh]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Mitsuzane Kureshima]] + [[Anime/YuGiOh5Ds Jack Atlas, Lua, and Crow Hogan]]
** Chase = [[Series/{{Kikaider}} Hakaider and Kikaider]] + [[Series/ChoujinkiMetalder Ryusei Tsurugi]] + [[Series/KousokuSentaiTurboranger Daichi Yamagata]] + [[Anime/FreshPrettyCure Setsuna Higashi]] + [[Anime/HeartCatchPrettyCure Dark PreCure]] + [[Anime/SuitePrettyCure Ellen Kurokawa]] + [[Anime/DigimonTamers Beelzebumon]] + [[Anime/YuGiOh5Ds Bruno]]
** Heart = [[Series/KousokuSentaiTurboranger Dark Boma Zimba and Wandering Boma Yamimaru]] + [[Series/JukenSentaiGekiranger Rio]] + [[Anime/FreshPrettyCure Westar]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Kaito Kumon]]
** Brain = [[Series/KousokuSentaiTurboranger Boma Doctor Layda]] + [[Series/KamenRiderFaiz Itsuro Takuma]] + [[Anime/FreshPrettyCure Soular]]
** Medic = [[Series/KousokuSentaiTurboranger Boma Princess Jarmin and Wandering Boma Kirika]] + [[Series/KamenRiderFaiz Saeko Kageyama]] + [[Series/JukenSentaiGekiranger Mele]] + [[Anime/FreshPrettyCure Northa]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Yoko Minato]]
** Tenjuro Banno = [[Series/KnightRider KARR]] + [[Series/KousokuSentaiTurboranger Great Boma Emperor Lagorn]] + [[Anime/KillLaKill Ragyo Kiryuin]] + [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Shiro Kanzaki and Kamen Rider Odin]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Ryoma Sengoku]] + [[VideoGame/MegaManZero Dr. Weil]]
* ''Series/KamenRiderGhost'':
** Takeru Tenkuji = [[Series/KamenRiderDenO Ryotaro Nogami]] + [[Series/KamenRiderWizard Haruto Soma]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Kouta Kazuraba]] + [[Anime/GoPrincessPrettyCure Haruka Haruno]] + [[VideoGame/YokaiWatch Keita Amano]] + [[Manga/GegegeNoKitaro Kitaro]] + [[Manga/YuYuHakusho Yusuke Uremeshi]] + [[Manga/ShamanKing Yoh Asakura]] + [[Manga/{{Bleach}} Ichigo Kurosaki]] + [[Manga/FateKaleidLinerPrismaIllya Illyasviel von Einzbern]]
** Makoto Fukami = [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Ren Akiyama and Shiro Kanzaki]] + [[Anime/GoPrincessPrettyCure Minami Kaido]] + [[Manga/ShamanKing Tao Len and Lyserg Diethel]] + [[Manga/{{Bleach}} Uryu Ishida and Byakuya Kuchiki]] + [[Manga/FateKaleidLinerPrismaIllya Miyu Edelfelt and Chloe von Einzbern]]
** Akari Tsukimura = [[Series/KamenRiderDrive Rinna Sawagami]] + [[Manga/YuYuHakusho Botan]] + [[Manga/ShamanKing Manta Oyamada and Anna Kyoyama]] + [[Manga/FateKaleidLinerPrismaIllya Rin Tohsaka]]
** Kanon Fukami = [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Yui Kanzaki]] + [[Manga/YuYuHakusho Keiko Yukimura]] + [[Manga/ShamanKing Tamao Tamamura]] + [[Manga/{{Bleach}} Orihime Inoue]] + [[Anime/CrossAnge Tusk and Momoka Oginome]] + [[Manga/FateKaleidLinerPrismaIllya Magical Sapphire]]
** Yurusen = [[Manga/GegegeNoKitaro Medama-Oyaji]] + [[VideoGame/YoKaiWatch Whisper and Jibanyan]] + [[Manga/FateKaleidLinerPrismaIllya Magical Ruby]]
** Alain = [[Series/KamenRiderKiva Taiga Nobori]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Takatora Kureshima]] + [[Manga/YuYuHakusho Hiei]] + [[Anime/CrossAnge Angelise Ikaruga Misurugi]] + [[Anime/GoPrincessPrettyCure Towa Akagi]] + [[Manga/FateKaleidLinerPrismaIllya Angelica Ainsworth]]
** Hermit/Eadith = [[Series/GoseiSentaiDairanger Master Kaku]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim DJ Sagara]] + [[Manga/YuYuHakusho Genkai]] + [[Manga/{{Bleach}} Kisuke Urahara]]
** Ryu Tenkuji = [[LightNovel/FateZero Kiritsugu]] [[Manga/FateKaleidLinerPrismaIllya Emiya]] + [[Manga/{{Bleach}} Isshin Kurosaki]] + [[Manga/{{Naruto}} Minato Namikaze]]
** Alia = [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Mai Takatsukasa]] + [[Anime/CrossAnge Sylvia Ikaruga Misurugi]] + [[Anime/GoPrincessprettyCure Prince Hope Grand Kanata]]
** Adel = [[Series/KamenRiderKuuga N Daguva Zeba]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Mitsuzane Kureshima]] + [[Anime/CrossAnge Julio Asuka Misurugi and Embryo]] + [[Manga/ShamanKing Hao Asakura]] + [[{{Bleach}} Sosuke Aizen]] + [[Manga/FateKaleidLinerPrismaIllya Julian Ainsworth]]
** Igor = [[Sereis/KamenRiderGaim Lock Dealer Sid]] + [[Series/KamenRiderDrive Tenjuro Banno]] + [[Manga/{{Bleach}} Gin Ichimaru]]
** The Great Eye = [[Manga/ShamanKing Great Spirit]] + [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Holy Grail]]
* ''Series/KamenRiderAmazons'':
** Haruka Mizusawa = [[Series/KamenRiderAmazon Daisuke Yamamoto]] + [[Film/ShinKamenRiderPrologue Shin Kazamatsuri]] + [[Manga/TokyoGhoul Ken Kaneki]] + [[Manga/{{Freezing}} Chiffon Fairchild]] + [[Manga/AttackOnTitan Eren Yeager]]
** Jin Takayama = [[Series/KamenRiderAgito Ryo Ashihara]] + [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Ren Akiyama]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Kaito Kumon]] + [[Series/KamenRiderDrive Go Shijima]] + [[Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica Kyoko Sakura]] + [[VideoGame/{{Tekken}} Jin Kazama]]
** Ryusuke Otaki = [[Series/TokumeiSentaiGoBusters Ryuji Iwasaki]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Ryoji Hase]]
** Nozama Pharmacy = [[Series/KamenRiderBlade BOARD]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Yggdrasill Corporation]]
** The Amazonz = [[Series/KamenRiderAmazon Geddon and Garanda Beastmen]] + [[Film/ShinKamenRiderPrologue Cyborg Soldiers]] + [[Series/KamenRiderDrive Roidmudes]] + [[VideoGame/MetalGearSolidVThePhantomPain The Parasite Units]] + [[Manga/AttackOnTitan Titans]] + [[Manga/TokyoGhoul Ghouls]]
* ''Series/KamenRiderExAid'':
** Emu Hojo = [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Shinji Kido]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Kouta Kazuraba]] + [[VisualNovel/SuperDanganRonpa2 Chiaki]] [[Anime/DanganRonpa3 Nanami]] + [[Anime/MobileSuitGundam00 Allelujah Haptism and Marie Parfacy]] + [[Manga/YuGiOh Yugi Muto]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhGX Judai Yuki]] + [[Anime/YuGiOh5Ds Yusei Fudo]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhArcV Yuya Sakaki]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Kazuto Kirigaya and Asuna Yuuki]] + [[Manga/RosarioToVampire Moka Akashiya]] + [[Manga/{{Monster}} Kenzo Tenma]]
*** Genius Gamer M = [[Manga/YuGiOh Dark Yugi]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhGX Yubel]] + [[Anime/MobileSuitGundam00 Hallelujah Haptism and Soma Peries]] + [[VisualNovel/DanganRonpa Genocider Sho]] + [[VisualNovel/SuperDanganRonpa2 Izuru Kamukura]]
** Hiiro Kagami = [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Ren Akiyama]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Kaito Kumon]] + [[Series/KamenRiderDrive Go Shijima]] + [[Manga/YuGiOh Seto Kaiba]] + [[Anime/YuGiOh5Ds Jack Atlas]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhArcV Yuto and Reiji Akaba]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Eugeo and Alice Zuberg]] + [[Series/{{House}} Gregory House]]
** Taiga Hanaya = [[Series/KamenRiderAgito Kaoru Kino]] + [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Shuichi Kitaoka]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Mitsuzane Kureshima]] + [[Series/KamenRiderAmazons Jin Takayama]] + [[Manga/BlackJack Kuro'o Hazama]] + [[Anime/YuGiOh5Ds Aki Izayoi]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZEXAL Ryoga Kamishiro]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhArcV Shun Kurosaki]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Shino Asada]] + [[Anime/MobileSuitGundam00 Lockon Stratos]]
** Kiriya Kujo = [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Miyuki Tezuka]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Hideyasu Jonouchi and Ryoji Hase]] + [[Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica Mami Tomoe]] + [[Anime/YuGiOh5Ds Lua and Crow Hogan]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhARCV Yugo and Sora Shiun'in]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Ryotaro Tsuboi and Yuuki Konno]]
** Poppy Pipopapo/Asuna Karino = [[Franchise/TokimekiMemorial Shiori Fujisaki]] + [[Music/{{Vocaloid}} Miku Hatsune and Luka Megurine]] + [[Anime/GuiltyCrown Inori Yuzuhira]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Yui and Strea]] + [[Series/KamenRiderKuuga Ra-Baruba-De]] + [[Series/TokumeiSentaiGoBusters Escape]]
** Nico Saiba = [[Series/KamenRiderAmazons Nanaha Izumi]] + [[Manga/BlackJack Pinoko Hazama]] + [[Music/{{Vocaloid}} Rin Kagamine]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhZEXAL Anna Kozuki]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Rika Shinozaki]] + [[Franchise/LoveLive Nico Yazawa]]
** Kuroto Dan = [[Series/KamenRiderRyuki Shiro Kanzaki and Takeshi Asakura]] + [[Series/KamenRiderFaiz Kyoji Murakami]] + [[Series/KamenRiderBlade Hiroshi Tennoji]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Ryoma Sengoku and Lock Dealer Sid]] + [[Series/KamenRiderDrive Tenjuro Banno]] + [[Manga/YuGiOh Dark Bakura and Dark Marik]] + [[Anime/YugiOh5Ds Rex Godwin]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhArcV Jean Michel Roget]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Nobuyuki Sugou]] + [[VisualNovel/DanganRonpa Junko Enoshima]] + [[Manga/{{Monster}} Johan Liebert]]
** Genm Corp. = [[Series/KamenRiderFaiz Smart Brain]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Yggdrasill Corporation]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Argus and RECT Inc.]] + [[Manga/YuGiOh Kaiba Corporation and Industrial Illusions]]
** Pallad = [[Series/KamenRiderKuuga N-Daguva-Zeba]] + [[Series/KamenRiderDenO Kai]] + [[Series/TokumeiSentaiGoBusters Enter]] + [[Series/KamenRiderWizard Gremlin]] + [[Series/KamenRiderDrive Heart]] + [[Series/DoubutsuSentaiZyuohger Lord Genis]] + [[Anime/YuGiOhArcV Yuri]] + [[LightNovel/SwordArtOnline Akihiko Kayaba]] + [[VisualNovel/DanganRonpa Monokuma]] + [[Anime/GuiltyCrown Yuu]]
** Graphite = [[Series/KamenRiderKuuga Go-Gadoru-Ba]] + [[Series/KamenRiderOOO Uva]] + [[Series/KamenRiderWizard Phoenix]] + [[Series/KamenRiderGaim Redyue]]
** Bugsters = [[Series/KamenRiderKuuga Gurongi Tribe]] + [[Series/KamenRiderWizard Phantoms]] + [[Series/TokumeiSentaiGoBusters Vaglass]] + [[Series/KamenRiderDrive Roidmudes]] + [[Series/DoubutsuSentaiZyuohger Deathgaliens]] + Franchise/{{Digimon}}
** Kamen Sentai Gorider = [[Series/KamenRider Kamen Riders 1 and 2]] + [[Series/HimitsuSentaiGoranger Gorengers]]
* ''Series/DocumentaryNow'': In ''Gentle and Soft: The Story of The Blue Jean Committee'', the title band at the height of their popularity sounds like Music/SteelyDan meets {{Music/America}}.
* ''Series/{{Firefly}}'':
** Mal Reynolds is [[Franchise/StarWars Han Solo]] meets Jesse James.
* ''Series/{{Fringe}}'':
** Walter Bishop is like [[Literature/{{Frankenstein}} Dr. Frankenstein]] with a bit of [[BillNye Bill Nye the Science Guy]].
* WordOfGod is that [[Series/GetSmart Maxwell Smart]] was conceived as Film/JamesBond meets [[Franchise/ThePinkPanther Inspector Clouseau]]. Once Don Adams was cast, he tossed his previous TV character Byron Glick (from ''The Bill Dana Show'') into the mix.
* ''Series/{{Heroes}}'':
** Sylar: [[ComicBook/{{Watchmen}} Dr. Manhattan]] meets [[Film/TheThing1982 the Thing]] meets [[Franchise/FridayThe13th Jason Voorhees]] meets [[VideoGame/{{Prototype}} Alex Mercer]] made more believable.
* ''Series/{{House}}'':
** Gregory House is Literature/SherlockHolmes meets [[Series/{{Scrubs}} Perry Cox]].
* ''Series/ICarly''
** Carly Shay is Series/LizzieMcGuire meets [[Anime/MacrossFrontier Ranka Lee]].
** Freddie Benson is [[Series/LizzieMcGuire David "Gordo" Gordon]] meets [[Anime/MacrossFrontier Alto Saotome]] minus the DudeLooksLikeALady tendancies.
** Sam Puckett is [[Series/DrakeAndJosh Megan Parker]] (which is ironic, given [[Creator/MirandaCosgrove who plays the title character]]) meets [[WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy Peter Griffin]].
*** Or [[Franchise/ConanTheBarbarian Valeria or Belit]] meets ''Series/LizzieMcGuire''.
*** Or ''[[Manga/BlackLagoon Revy]]'' meets ''Series/LizzieMcGuire''.
** Spencer Shay is [[Anime/CodeGeass Rivalz]] meets [[Series/TheWestWing Lord John Marbury]].
* ''Series/JessicaJones'': Jeri Hogarth is basically [[VideoGame/MassEffect2 Aria T'Loak]] meets [[Series/HowToGetAwayWithMurder Annalise Keating]], and not just because Creator/CarrieAnneMoss played the former.
* ''Series/TheLibrarians2014'':
** Flynn Carsen is [[Series/DoctorWho the Doctor]] meets Franchise/IndianaJones.
** Cassandra Cillian is [[Franchise/HarryPotter Luna Lovegood]] meets [[Literature/SherlockHolmes Sherlock Holmes]]
* ''Series/MadMen'':
** Don Draper is [[Literature/TheGreatGatsby Jay Gatsby]] meets [[Series/ThirtyRock Jack Donaghy]] meets [[Radio/TheShadow Lamont Cranston]].
* ''Series/{{MASH}}'': Hawkeye Pierce is Ben Casey meets Groucho Marx.
* Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000:
** Joel Robinson is [[Film/SilentRunning Freeman Lowell]] meets Series/MacGyver meets [[Franchise/ArchieComics Jughead]].
** Tom Servo is [[WesternAnimation/ThePenguinsofMadagascar Kowalski]] meets [[WesternAnimation/TheBraveLittleToaster Radio]].
** Crow is an odd combination between [[WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}} Bender]] and [[WesternAnimation/TheBraveLittleToaster Lampy]].
** Mike Nelson is [[Franchise/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy Arthur Dent]] from Wisconsin.
* ''Series/TheNanny'':
** Fran Fine is Film/MaryPoppins meets [[Theatre/TheSoundOfMusic Maria von Trapp]] meets [[Series/ILoveLucy Lucy Ricardo]] meets [[Film/{{UHF}} Pamela Finklestein]].
** Maxwell Sheffield is [[Film/MaryPoppins George Banks]] meets [[Theatre/TheSoundOfMusic Captain Von Trapp]] meets [[Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir Phillip Banks]].
** Niles is Series/MrBelvedere meets [[Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir Geoffrey]].
** C.C. Babcock is [[Theatre/TheSoundOfMusic Baroness Schroeder]] meets [[Series/{{Dynasty}} Alexis Carrington Colby]].
** Gracie Sheffield is [[Film/MaryPoppins Jane Banks]] meets [[WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons Lisa Simpson]].
* ''Series/PowerRangersDinoThunder''
** Tommy Oliver is a ShellShockedVeteran mixed with BecomingTheMask.
* ''Series/{{Psych}}'': Shawn Spencer is Literature/SherlockHolmes meets [[Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer Xander Harris.]]
* ''Series/{{Skins}}'': Cassie Ainsworth is basically [[Franchise/HarryPotter Luna Lovegood]] with an eating disorder...on crack.
* ''Series/StargateSG1'': Oma Desala is effectively [[{{Buddhism}} Achi Chokyi Drolma]] meets [[StarWars Yoda]].
* ''Series/StarTrekEnterprise'':
** Jonathan Archer is [[Series/StarTrekTheOriginalSeries James T. Kirk]] meets [[Series/QuantumLeap Sam Beckett]].
** T'Pol is [[Series/StarTrekTheOriginalSeries Spock]] meets [[Series/StarTrekVoyager Seven of Nine]].
** Malcolm Reed is [[Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration Miles]] [[Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine O'Brien]] meets Film/JamesBond, minus the people skills.
** Charles "Trip" Tucker is [[Series/StarTrekTheOriginalSeries Dr. McCoy meets Scotty]].
** Dr. Phlox is [[Series/StarTrekVoyager The Doctor meets Neelix]].
* ''Series/{{Supernatural}}'':
** Dean Winchester is [[Series/TheATeam Face]] and [[StarWars Han Solo]] meet [[Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer Angel]], [[TheDukesOfHazzard Bo Duke]] and an ''enormous'' puddle of angst.
** [[OurAngelsAreDifferent Castiel]] is [[Series/{{Charmed}} Leo]] plus dashes of [[Series/DoctorWho the Tenth Doctor]], [[Series/StarTrekTheOriginalSeries Spock]], and [[ComicBook/TheAvengers the Vision]], with the tiniest bit of [[WesternAnimation/BatmanTheAnimatedSeries the DCAU version of Mister Freeze]].
* ''Series/{{Smallville}}'':
** Davis Bloome / Doomsday is ComicBook/TheHulk meets Series/{{Dexter}}.
* ''Series/ThirdRockFromTheSun'': Harry Solomon is [[Series/TheBigBangTheory Sheldon Cooper]] meets [[WesternAnimation/AmericanDad Roger]].
* ''Series/{{Torchwood}}'': Captain Jack Harkness is [[Series/TheATeam Face]] meets [[Franchise/StarWars Han Solo]] meets [[WebOriginal/ProtectorsOfThePlotContinuum Agent Luxury]] in a FetishFuelFuture.
* ''Series/WhiteCollar'':
** Neal Caffrey is:
*** [[Series/TheATeam Faceman]] meets [[Film/CatchMeIfYouCan Frank Abagnale Jr.]]
** Likewise, Peter Burke is [[Series/TheATeam Hannibal Smith]] meets [[Series/{{Firefly}} Mal Reynolds]] meets [[Series/{{NCIS}} Leroy Jethro Gibbs.]]
* ''Series/{{Wilfred}}'': Wilfred is [[Film/FightClub Tyler Durden]] meets [[ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes Hobbes]] meets [[Film/DonnieDarko Frank]] and maybe part [[Theatre/{{Harvey}} Pookah]].
* Continuing {{Hyperdrive}}'s theme from above, Henderson is [[Series/RedDwarf Dave Lister]] meets [[Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration Jean-Luc Picard]], while York is Arnold Rimmer meets Worf.
* ''Series/{{Titus}}''
** Christopher Titus (the character, not [[Creator/ChristopherTitus the comedian]] who [[TheDanza plays him]]) is [[WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}} Philip J. Fry]] meets Creator/RichardPryor.
** His brother Dave is [[ComicBook/TheFlash Wally West]] meets Creator/DavidHasselhoff.
* ''Series/TheYoungOnes'': Vyvyan Basterd is [[Music/TheSexPistols John Lydon]] meets [[Franchise/GreenLantern Guy Gardner]] meets [[WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons Itchy the Mouse]].
* [[Series/{{Farscape}} John Crichton]] is [[Franchise/GreenLantern Hal Jordan]] meets [[Series/RedDwarf Dave Lister]].
* Series/{{Xena|WarriorPrincess}} is Franchise/{{Batman}} meets Franchise/WonderWoman.
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