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* Both Mrs. Briefs and Majin Buu in his default "fat" form have this going on in ''Anime/DragonBallZ''. While Mrs. Briefs is a minor character, Majin Buu is a ''very'' dangerous djinn who looks deceptively docile (on the rare occasions he opens his eyes even slightly, it's not pretty). And his fat form isn't the worst he has...

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* Both Korin, Mrs. Briefs and Majin Buu in his default "fat" form have this going on in ''Anime/DragonBallZ''. While Mrs. Briefs is a minor character, Majin Buu is a ''very'' dangerous djinn who looks deceptively docile (on the rare occasions he opens his eyes even slightly, it's not pretty). And his fat form isn't the worst he has...


** And despite that moogles from the ''Franchise/IvaliceAlliance'' has their eyes opened, Horne from ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyXII'' has his eyes always closed, along with [[NerdGlasses a pair of glasses]].

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** And despite that moogles from the ''Franchise/IvaliceAlliance'' ''VideoGame/IvaliceAlliance'' has their eyes opened, Horne from ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyXII'' has his eyes always closed, along with [[NerdGlasses a pair of glasses]].


* The [[VideoGame/{{Mii}} Miis]] on the Wii/Wii U and 3DS can also have these.


* Rose Quartz (Steven's Mom) in ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'' is usually shown in pictures with her eyes closed, though an actual video of her and later flashbacks have them open.

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* ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'':
** Pictures and a statue of
Rose Quartz (Steven's Mom) in ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'' is usually shown in pictures show her with her eyes closed, though an actual video of her and later flashbacks have them open.open.
** Fluorite has [[ExtraEye three pairs of eyes]], and usually keeps the lowest pair closed.

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* Mikoto Hebigami from ''Manga/MrFullswing''. He has a highly spiritual lifestyle as a practicing Buddhist. Once his eyes are open, his immense powers are unleashed.

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* Falin from ''Manga/DeliciousInDungeon'', highlighting her relaxed nature. They open when she gets intense.


* Mako Sakurai from ''{{Manga/Nichijou}}''.

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* The principal and Mako Sakurai from ''{{Manga/Nichijou}}''.

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* Tamako from ''Manga/{{Rinne}}''.


* Everyone in Suneo's family (or his ancestors, descendants, as well as [[AlternateUniverse alternate universe counterparts]], too) from ''{{Franchise/Doraemon}}'' has their eyes shut almost all the time and greatly slanted, which, coupled with their literally pointy mouths, makes them look like cartoony [[{{Kitsune}} cunning foxes]]. Suneo's animal equivalent is always a fox as a result.

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* Everyone in Suneo's family (or his ancestors, descendants, as well as [[AlternateUniverse alternate universe counterparts]], too) from ''{{Franchise/Doraemon}}'' ''Anime/{{Doraemon}}'' has their eyes shut almost all the time and greatly slanted, which, coupled with their literally pointy mouths, makes them look like cartoony [[{{Kitsune}} cunning foxes]]. Suneo's animal equivalent is always a fox as a result.



* In ''Manga/SaintSeiya'' Virgo Shaka, one of the most powerful Golden Saints, maintains his eyes shut to actually keep his power under control. [[spoiler: When Phoenix Ikki finds out, after sorta recuperating from MindRape inflicted by Shaka himself, he tricks him into cutting off ''all'' of his senses and overpowers him in a [[TakingYouWithMe suicidal maneuver]], winning their fight and earning Shaka's respect for outsmarting him.]]

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* In ''Manga/SaintSeiya'' ''Manga/SaintSeiya'', Virgo Shaka, one of the most powerful Golden Saints, maintains his eyes shut to actually keep his power under control. [[spoiler: When Phoenix Ikki finds out, after sorta recuperating from MindRape inflicted by Shaka himself, he tricks him into cutting off ''all'' of his senses and overpowers him in a [[TakingYouWithMe suicidal maneuver]], winning their fight and earning Shaka's respect for outsmarting him.]]


This is an old device to imply wisdom; more recently, it's been used as a device to show "wise guys." This device, when used as such, is called "''kitsune No me''" in Japanese ("fox eyes" or "shifty eyes" in English).

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This is an old device to imply wisdom; more recently, it's been used as a device to show "wise guys." This device, when used as such, is called "''kitsune No no me''" in Japanese ("fox eyes" or "shifty eyes" in English).


* Everyone in Suneo's family (or his ancestors, descendants, as well as [[AlternateUniverse alternate universe counterparts]], too) from ''{{Franchise/Doraemon}}'' has their eyes shut almost all the time and greatly slanted, which, coupled with their literally pointy mouths, makes them look like cartoony [[Kitsune cunning foxes]]. Suneo's animal equivalent is always a fox as a result.

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* Everyone in Suneo's family (or his ancestors, descendants, as well as [[AlternateUniverse alternate universe counterparts]], too) from ''{{Franchise/Doraemon}}'' has their eyes shut almost all the time and greatly slanted, which, coupled with their literally pointy mouths, makes them look like cartoony [[Kitsune [[{{Kitsune}} cunning foxes]]. Suneo's animal equivalent is always a fox as a result.


* Everyone in Suneo's family (or his ancestors, descendants, as well as [[AlternateUniverse alternate universe counterparts]], too) from ''{{Franchise/Doraemon}}'' has their eyes shut almost all the time and greatly slanted, which, coupled with their literally pointy mouth, makes them look like cartoony [[Kitsune cunning foxes]]. Suneo's animal equivalent is always a fox as a result.

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* Everyone in Suneo's family (or his ancestors, descendants, as well as [[AlternateUniverse alternate universe counterparts]], too) from ''{{Franchise/Doraemon}}'' has their eyes shut almost all the time and greatly slanted, which, coupled with their literally pointy mouth, mouths, makes them look like cartoony [[Kitsune cunning foxes]]. Suneo's animal equivalent is always a fox as a result.


* Everyone in Suneo's family (or his ancestors, descendants, as well as [[AlternateUniverse alternate universe counterparts]], too) from ''Franchise/Doraemon'' has their eyes shut almost all the time and greatly slanted, which, coupled with their literally pointy mouth, makes them look like cartoony [[Kitsune cunning foxes]]. Suneo's animal equivalent is always a fox as a result.

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* Everyone in Suneo's family (or his ancestors, descendants, as well as [[AlternateUniverse alternate universe counterparts]], too) from ''Franchise/Doraemon'' ''{{Franchise/Doraemon}}'' has their eyes shut almost all the time and greatly slanted, which, coupled with their literally pointy mouth, makes them look like cartoony [[Kitsune cunning foxes]]. Suneo's animal equivalent is always a fox as a result.


* Mako Sakurai from ''Manga/Nichijou''.

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* Mako Sakurai from ''Manga/Nichijou''.''{{Manga/Nichijou}}''.

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* Mako Sakurai from ''Manga/Nichijou''.

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