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* GratuitousLatin: Sometimes uses Latin slang and expressions, but speaks English most of the time.

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* GratuitousLatin: GratuitousSpanish: Sometimes uses Latin Spanish slang and expressions, but speaks English most of the time.


* ShoutOut: His name in [=DC1=] is derived from two of the game's character artists (Matt Perlot and Shawn Witt), similar to Noob Saibot from MortalKombat.

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* ShoutOut: His name in [=DC1=] is derived from two of the game's character artists (Matt Perlot and Shawn Witt), similar to Noob Saibot from MortalKombat.Franchise/MortalKombat.


* AsianAndNerdy: Is Korean-American, and is mentioned to be a tech genius.

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* AsianAndNerdy: Is Korean-American, Makes gaming references and is mentioned to can be a tech genius.socially awkward sometimes.


* GirlyGirlWithATomboyStreak: Is the default dancer mildly suggestive songs, wears shirts that bares her midriff, yet is also default dancer to rap songs.



* AnnoyingYoungerSibling: [[DownplayedTrope Downplayed]], if not outright [[AvertedTrope averted]].

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* AnnoyingYoungerSibling: [[DownplayedTrope Downplayed]], if not outright [[AvertedTrope averted]]. Taye and her seem to have a caring, yet playful sibling relationship.


* HardDrinkingPartyGirl: Can be implied because her one of her Chracter Selection quotes states that she's tired after clubbing the previous night.



* RealMenWearPink

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* RealMenWearPinkRealMenWearPink: Was known as "The Pink Ninja" in DC1, as his costume was mainly pink.



* TheVoiceless

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* TheVoiceless
TheVoiceless: Doesn't speak, and gestures with his hands instead.


* GratuitousLatin: Sometimes uses Latin slang and expressions, but speaks English most of the time.



* InformedAbility: Is described as a prodigy, even though Lil' T (who is about the same age or younger) gets no mention of her ability

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* AsianAndNerdy: Is Korean-American, and is mentioned to be a tech genius.
* InformedAbility: Is described as a prodigy, even though Lil' T (who is about the same age or younger) gets no mention of her abilityability.



* TeensAreShort

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* TeensAreShort
NiceGuy: He is one of the nicer dancers who won't say anything nasty, and is, nevertheless, a good sport and has fun doing what he loves.
* TeensAreShort: However, he has a somewhat muscular build.


* ActionGirl: Participates in volleyball and boxing, and is more muscular than the other female characters.



* CoolShades: [=DC3=]

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* CoolShades: [=DC3=]In his DCI Agent Outfit in DC3.


* NiceGuy
* SurferDude

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* NiceGuy
NiceGuy: Is encouraging to the player, even if they get a low score.
* SurferDude
SurferDude: His whole theme is based around this.



* LatinLover
* RealMenWearPink

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* LatinLover
LatinLover: Is Latino and occasionally flirts with Miss Aubrey.
* RealMenWearPinkRealMenWearPink: In his DC Classic outfit, he wears a pink shirt.



* FieryRedhead: Is outspoken in her opinions.

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* FieryRedhead: Is Has ginger hair, and is outspoken in her opinions.



* MulticoloredHair

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* MulticoloredHairMulticoloredHair: Has different hair colors in all of his outfits.



* FacialMarkings: [=DC2=]
* FluffyFashionFeathers: Jaryn in [=DC3=] wears a collar and ShowgirlSkirt of feathers as part of her "haute blooded" outfit.

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* FacialMarkings: [=DC2=]
In [=DC2=], while wearing their Crew Looks.
* FluffyFashionFeathers: Jaryn in [=DC3=] wears a collar and ShowgirlSkirt of feathers as part of her "haute blooded" "Haute Blooded" outfit.



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*FunWithAcronyms: The crew name is pronounced "decoy".


!!Li'l T.

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!!Li'l !!Lil' T.


* FluffyFashionFeathers: Jaryn in [=DC3=].

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* FluffyFashionFeathers: Jaryn in [=DC3=].[=DC3=] wears a collar and ShowgirlSkirt of feathers as part of her "haute blooded" outfit.



* FluffyFashionFeathers: [=DC3=]

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* %%* FluffyFashionFeathers: [=DC3=]


!!Dare

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!!Dare!!Dare P. Batheson



!![=MacCoy=]

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!![=MacCoy=]!!Oleksander "Maccoy" Macko



* PrettyFlyForAWhiteGuy




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* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: His real name wasn't revealed until DC3 as part of an interactive ad campaign.
* PrettyFlyForAWhiteGuy





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\n* [[YouGottaHaveBlueHair You Gotta Have Pink Hair]]





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* YouGottaHaveBlueHair


[[folder:Dance Central]]
!!Angel
A smooth Latino ladies man. He returns in ''Dance Central 2'' with Miss Aubrey in the Lu$h crew.

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[[folder:Dance Central]]
!!Angel
A smooth Latino ladies man. He returns in
[[folder:Riptide Crew (Bodie & Emlia)]]

!!Emilia
->'''Appears in''':
''Dance Central 2'' with Miss Aubrey in the Lu$h crew.Central'' 1-3, ''Spotlight''.
A sporty dancer.



* AmbiguouslyBrown
* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Tomboy to Miss Aubrey's Girly Girl.
* NiceGirl: One of the more encouraging members of the crews.

!!Bodie
->'''Appears in''': ''Dance Central'' 2, 3, ''Spotlight''.
A friendly, sporty guy.
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* CoolShades: His DCI outfit.
* NiceGuy
* SurferDude

[[/folder]]
[[folder:Lu$h crew (Angel & Miss Aubrey)]]
!!Angel
->'''Appears in''': ''Dance Central'' 1-3.
A smooth Latino ladies man.
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!!Dare
A British rave girl. Absent in ''Dance Central 2'', but returns with [=MacCoy=] as part of the D-Coy crew in ''Dance Central 3''.

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!!Dare
A British rave girl. Absent in
!!Miss Aubrey
->'''Appears in''':
''Dance Central 2'', but returns Central'' 1-3, ''Spotlight''.
A dancer
with [=MacCoy=] as part of the D-Coy crew in ''Dance Central 3''.a privileged upbringing.



* BareYourMidriff: Sometimes.
* OneHeadTaller: Word of God says Dare is 5'4" to Maccoy's 6'2"

!!Emilia
A sporty dancer. She returns to ''Dance Central 2'' as part of the Riptide crew.

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* BareYourMidriff: Sometimes.
* OneHeadTaller: Word of God says Dare is 5'4"
AffectionateNickname: Referred to Maccoy's 6'2"

!!Emilia
A sporty dancer. She returns
as ''querida'' (sweetheart or darling) by Angel in Dance Central 2.
* FieryRedhead: Is outspoken in her opinions.
* RichBitch: Is mostly this...
** SpoiledSweet: ... But she still as her nice moments.
* ShesGotLegs: Oh. My.
* SpyCatsuit: Her DCI Agent costume in [=DC3=]
* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Girly Girl
to Emilia's Tomboy.

[[/folder]]
[[folder:Hi-Def (Glitch & Mo)]]

!!Mo
->'''Appears in''':Appears in:
''Dance Central 2'' as part Central'' 1-3, ''Spotlight''.
The one-man street team
of the Riptide crew.''Dance Central''.



* AmbiguouslyBrown
* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Tomboy to Miss Aubrey's Girly Girl.
* NiceGirl: One of the more encouraging members of the crews.

!![=MacCoy=]
An old-school hip-hopper. Absent in ''Dance Central 2'', but returns with Dare as part of the D-Coy crew in ''Dance Central 3''.

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* AmbiguouslyBrown
* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Tomboy to Miss Aubrey's Girly Girl.
* NiceGirl: One of the more encouraging members of the crews.

!![=MacCoy=]
An old-school hip-hopper. Absent in
InTheHood

!!Glitch
->'''Appears in''':
''Dance Central 2'', but returns with Dare as part of Central'' 2, 3, ''Spotlight''.
A young Asian dance prodigy who joins Mo in
the D-Coy crew in ''Dance Central 3''.High-Def crew.



* {{Keet}}
* PrettyFlyForAWhiteGuy
* OneHeadTaller: 6'2" compared to Dare's 5'4"

!!Miss Aubrey
A dancer with a privileged upbringing. She returns with Angel as part of the Lu$h crew in ''Dance Central 2''.

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* {{Keet}}
* PrettyFlyForAWhiteGuy
* OneHeadTaller: 6'2" compared to Dare's 5'4"

!!Miss Aubrey
A dancer with a privileged upbringing. She returns with Angel
InformedAbility: Is described as part of a prodigy, even though Lil' T (who is about the Lu$h crew in same age or younger) gets no mention of her ability
* MulticoloredHair
* TeensAreShort

[[/folder]]
[[folder: [=Flash4wrd=] (Taye & Li'l T.)]]

!!Taye
->'''Appears in''':
''Dance Central 2''.Central'' 1-3, ''Spotlight''.
''Dance Central's'' resident homegirl.



* AffectionateNickname: Referred to as ''querida'' (sweetheart or darling) by Angel in Dance Central 2.
* FieryRedhead: Is outspoken in her opinions.
* RichBitch: Is mostly this...
** SpoiledSweet: ... But she still as her nice moments.
* ShesGotLegs: Oh. My.
* SpyCatsuit: Her DCI Agent costume in [=DC3=]
* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Girly Girl to Emilia's Tomboy.

!!Mo
The one-man street team of ''Dance Central''. He returns in the sequel as a part of the Hi-Def crew.

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* AffectionateNickname: Referred to as ''querida'' (sweetheart or darling) by Angel in Dance Central 2.
BareYourMidriff: Sometimes.
* FieryRedhead: Is outspoken in her opinions.
* RichBitch: Is mostly this...
** SpoiledSweet: ... But she still as her nice moments.
* ShesGotLegs: Oh. My.
* SpyCatsuit: Her DCI Agent costume in [=DC3=]
* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Girly Girl to Emilia's Tomboy.

!!Mo
The one-man street team of
SassyBlackWoman

!!Li'l T.
->'''Appears in''':
''Dance Central''. He returns in the sequel as a part of the Hi-Def crew.Central'' 2, 3.
Taye's little sister.



* InTheHood

!!Oblio
An aloof, introspective biker. Absent in ''Dance Central 2'', but returns with Dr. Tan in ''Dance Central 3'' as part of the Murder of Crows crew.

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* InTheHood

!!Oblio
An aloof, introspective biker. Absent in
AnnoyingYoungerSibling: [[DownplayedTrope Downplayed]], if not outright [[AvertedTrope averted]].
* GirlishPigtails: Sometimes.
* [[SassyBlackWoman Sassy Black Girl]]
* TeensAreShort

[[/folder]]
[[folder: The Glitterati (Jaryn & Kerith)]]

!!Jaryn & Kerith
->'''Appears in''':
''Dance Central 2'', but returns with Dr. Tan in ''Dance Central 3'' as part of Central'' 2, 3.
Twin siblings who believe that they are
the Murder of Crows crew.best dancers in existence. They form the Glitterati crew.



* {{Bishounen}}
* BrainwashedAndCrazy: In [=DC3=], by [[spoiler: his dad]] Dr. Tan. He recovers eventually.
* TheDrifter
* DudeLooksLikeALady
* MachineMonotone: When brainwashed.
* OpaqueLenses: The brainwashing device.

!!Taye
''Dance Central's'' resident homegirl. She returns in ''Dance Central 2'' as a part of the Flash4wrd crew.

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* {{Bishounen}}
* BrainwashedAndCrazy: In [=DC3=], by [[spoiler: his dad]] Dr. Tan. He recovers eventually.
* TheDrifter
* DudeLooksLikeALady
* MachineMonotone: When brainwashed.
* OpaqueLenses: The brainwashing device.

!!Taye
''Dance Central's'' resident homegirl. She returns
AGlassOfChianti: Their intro in [=DC3=].
* CreepyTwins
* ExcessiveEvilEyeshadow: [=DC3=]
* FacialMarkings: [=DC2=]
* FluffyFashionFeathers: Jaryn in [=DC3=].
* FriendlyRival: Averted, they openly show disdain for the other dance crews.
* GratuitousForeignLanguage: Their [=DC2=] hideout is called Pent[[GratuitousGerman haüs]] and their [=DC3=] outfit is called [[GratuitousFrench Haute]]-[[IncrediblyLamePun Blooded]].
* {{Jerkass}}: According to WordOfGod, they were created this way specifically to have an antagonistic crew in the Story Mode of
''Dance Central 2'' 2''.
* PlayingWithFire
--> '''Jaryn''': ''I'm going to take a mental picture of you, and then burn your face off with a match.''
* {{Smug Snake}}s
[[/folder]]
[[folder:[=DCI=] (Rasa & Lima)]]
!! Rasa and Lima
->'''Appears in''': ''Dance Central'' 3.
[=DCI=] agents on mission to stop Dr. Tan's nefarious plans.
* PurpleIsTheNewBlack: As well
as a part of the Flash4wrd crew.other characters' DCI outfit.
* SharpDressedMan: Rasa
[[/folder]]
[[folder:D-Coy (Dare & [=MacCoy=])]]

!!Dare
->'''Appears in''': ''Dance Central'', ''Dance Central 3''.
A British rave girl.



* SassyBlackWoman

!!ELIOT
An unlockable character. He is a robot.

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* SassyBlackWoman

!!ELIOT
OneHeadTaller: Word of God says Dare is 5'4" to Maccoy's 6'2"


!![=MacCoy=]
->'''Appears in''': ''Dance Central'', ''Dance Central 3''.
An unlockable character. He is a robot.old-school hip-hopper.



* FunWithAcronyms: His name is short for "Excessive Live Information Overload Tracker".
* [[MostDefinitelyNotAVillain Most Definitely Not a Robot]]: On his voice clip on dancer select screen, he claims he's away because he's doing human things.
* SinisterSurveilliance: He's responsible for the game's statistics screen. Implied to be utilized by Dr. Tan to track the dancers.

!!Ttiw Tolrep / Shinju
An unlockable character. Better known to the community as "The Pink Ninja".

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* FunWithAcronyms: His name is short for "Excessive Live Information Overload Tracker".
{{Keet}}
* [[MostDefinitelyNotAVillain Most Definitely Not a Robot]]: On his voice clip on dancer select screen, he claims he's away because he's doing human things.
PrettyFlyForAWhiteGuy
* SinisterSurveilliance: He's responsible for OneHeadTaller: 6'2" compared to Dare's 5'4"

[[/folder]]


[[folder: Others (Oblio, Dr. Tan, ELIOT)]]
!!Oblio
->'''Appears in''': ''Dance Central'', ''Dance Central 3'' (as part of
the game's statistics screen. Implied to be utilized by Murder of Crows crew with Dr. Tan to track the dancers.

!!Ttiw Tolrep / Shinju
Tan).
An unlockable character. Better known to the community as "The Pink Ninja".aloof, introspective biker.



* GratuitousNinja
* RealMenWearPink
* ShoutOut: His name in [=DC1=] is derived from two of the game's character artists (Matt Perlot and Shawn Witt), similar to Noob Saibot from MortalKombat.
** Also a SdrawkcabName.
* TechnicolorNinjas
* TheVoiceless

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* GratuitousNinja
{{Bishounen}}
* RealMenWearPink
BrainwashedAndCrazy: In [=DC3=], by [[spoiler: his dad]] Dr. Tan. He recovers eventually.
* ShoutOut: His name in [=DC1=] is derived from two of the game's character artists (Matt Perlot and Shawn Witt), similar to Noob Saibot from MortalKombat.
** Also a SdrawkcabName.
TheDrifter
* TechnicolorNinjas
DudeLooksLikeALady
* TheVoiceless
MachineMonotone: When brainwashed.
* OpaqueLenses: The brainwashing device.



The series' main antagonist.

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->'''Appears in''': ''Dance Central'' 2, 3 (with cameos in ''Dance Central'' and ''Spotlight''.)
The series' main antagonist.



* OminousMultipleScreens: His airship in [=DC2=] has these.

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* OminousMultipleScreens: His mansion in ''Dance Central'' has these, as well as his airship in [=DC2=] has these.
[=DC2=].
* RobotMaster: Uses robots to do his bidding in all three games.
* SequelHook: Was this in ''Dance Central'', only appearing in the outro.

!!ELIOT
->'''Appears in''': ''Dance Central''.
An unlockable character. He is a robot.
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* FunWithAcronyms: His name is short for "Excessive Live Information Overload Tracker".
* [[MostDefinitelyNotAVillain Most Definitely Not a Robot]]: On his voice clip on dancer select screen, he claims he's away because he's doing human things.
* SinisterSurveillance: He's responsible for the first game's statistics screen. Implied to be utilized by Dr. Tan to track the dancers.



[[folder:Dance Central 2]]
!!Bodie
A friendly, sporty guy. He joins Emilia as part of the Riptide crew.

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[[folder:Dance Central 2]]
!!Bodie
A friendly, sporty guy. He joins Emilia as part of
[[folder: Ninja Crew (Ttiw Tolrep / Shinju & Kichi)]]

!!Ttiw Tolrep / Shinju
->'''Appears in''': ''Dance Central'' 1-3.
An unlockable character. Better known to
the Riptide crew.community as "The Pink Ninja".



* CoolShades: His DCI outfit.
* NiceGuy
* SurferDude

!!Glitch
A young Asian dance prodigy who joins Mo in the High-Def crew.
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* InformedAbility: Is described as a prodigy, even though Lil' T (who is about the same age or younger) gets no mention of her ability
* MulticoloredHair
* TeensAreShort

!!Li'l T.
Taye's little sister.
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* AnnoyingYoungerSibling: [[DownplayedTrope Downplayed]], if not outright [[AvertedTrope averted]].
* GirlishPigtails: Sometimes.
* [[SassyBlackWoman Sassy Black Girl]]
* TeensAreShort

!!Jaryn & Kerith
Twin siblings who believe that they are the best dancers in existence. They form the Glitterati crew.
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* AGlassOfChianti: Their intro in [=DC3=].
* CreepyTwins
* ExcessiveEvilEyeshadow: [=DC3=]
* FacialMarkings: [=DC2=]
* FluffyFashionFeathers: Jaryn in [=DC3=].
* FriendlyRival: Averted, they openly show disdain for the other dance crews.
* GratuitousForeignLanguage: Their [=DC2=] hideout is called Pent[[GratuitousGerman haüs]] and their [=DC3=] outfit is called [[GratuitousFrench Haute]]-[[IncrediblyLamePun Blooded]].
* {{Jerkass}}: According to WordOfGod, they were created this way specifically to have an antagonistic crew in the Story Mode of ''Dance Central 2''.
* PlayingWithFire
--> '''Jaryn''': ''I'm going to take a mental picture of you, and then burn your face off with a match.''
* {{Smug Snake}}s

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* CoolShades: GratuitousNinja
* RealMenWearPink
* ShoutOut:
His DCI outfit.
* NiceGuy
* SurferDude

!!Glitch
A young Asian dance prodigy who joins Mo
name in [=DC1=] is derived from two of the High-Def crew.
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* InformedAbility: Is described as a prodigy, even though Lil' T (who is about the same age or younger) gets no mention of her ability
* MulticoloredHair
* TeensAreShort

!!Li'l T.
Taye's little sister.
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* AnnoyingYoungerSibling: [[DownplayedTrope Downplayed]], if not outright [[AvertedTrope averted]].
* GirlishPigtails: Sometimes.
* [[SassyBlackWoman Sassy Black Girl]]
* TeensAreShort

!!Jaryn & Kerith
Twin siblings who believe that they are the best dancers in existence. They form the Glitterati crew.
----
* AGlassOfChianti: Their intro in [=DC3=].
* CreepyTwins
* ExcessiveEvilEyeshadow: [=DC3=]
* FacialMarkings: [=DC2=]
* FluffyFashionFeathers: Jaryn in [=DC3=].
* FriendlyRival: Averted, they openly show disdain for the other dance crews.
* GratuitousForeignLanguage: Their [=DC2=] hideout is called Pent[[GratuitousGerman haüs]]
game's character artists (Matt Perlot and their [=DC3=] outfit is called [[GratuitousFrench Haute]]-[[IncrediblyLamePun Blooded]].
* {{Jerkass}}: According
Shawn Witt), similar to WordOfGod, they were created this way specifically to have an antagonistic crew in the Story Mode of ''Dance Central 2''.
Noob Saibot from MortalKombat.
** Also a SdrawkcabName.
* PlayingWithFire
--> '''Jaryn''': ''I'm going to take a mental picture of you, and then burn your face off with a match.''
TechnicolorNinjas
* {{Smug Snake}}sTheVoiceless




[[folder:Dance Central 3]]
!! Rasa and Lima
[=DCI=] agents on mission to stop Dr. Tan's nefarious plans.
* PurpleIsTheNewBlack: As well as other characters' DCI outfit.
* SharpDressedMan: Rasa

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\n[[folder:Dance Central 3]]\n!! Rasa and Lima\n[=DCI=] agents on mission to stop Dr. Tan's nefarious plans.\n[[folder: Icon Crew (Marcus & Frenchy)]]
!!Marcus & Frenchy
->'''Appears in''': ''Dance Central'' 2, 3.
Unlockable characters that look like the game's flash card illustrations.
* PurpleIsTheNewBlack: As well as other characters' DCI outfit.
* SharpDressedMan: Rasa
ShoutOut: Their names are derived from two of the game's choreographers.


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An aloof, introspective biker. Absent in ''Dance Central 2'', but returns with Dr. Tan in ''Dance Central 3''.

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An aloof, introspective biker. Absent in ''Dance Central 2'', but returns with Dr. Tan in ''Dance Central 3''.3'' as part of the Murder of Crows crew.




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* [[MostDefinitelyNotAVillain Most Definitely Not a Robot]]: On his voice clip on dancer select screen, he claims he's away because he's doing human things.
* SinisterSurveilliance: He's responsible for the game's statistics screen. Implied to be utilized by Dr. Tan to track the dancers.

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