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* N.O.W.H.E.R.E.'s uniforms, and the ComicBook/{{New 52}} version of ''ComicBook/{{Superboy|New52}}'''s "Containment Suit".

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* N.O.W.H.E.R.E.'s uniforms, and the ComicBook/{{New 52}} version of ''ComicBook/{{Superboy}}'''s "Containment Suit".

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* N.O.W.H.E.R.E.'s uniforms, and the ComicBook/{{New 52}} version of ''ComicBook/{{Superboy}}'''s ''ComicBook/{{Superboy|New52}}'''s "Containment Suit".

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* In the final battle of ''Film/GeminiMan'', the protagonists are attacked by a SuperSoldier version of the cloned Junior, who is wearing some kind of flexible head-to-toe body armor (he can FeelNoPain, explaining why such armor would be effective despite the blunt force trauma of the bullets hitting him).


* In ''VideoGame/HonkaiImpact3rd'', several of the Valkyries' battlesuits, especially the MECH-type suits such as Kiana's White Comet and Himeko's Scarlet Fusion, are extremely form-fitting and spandex-like, starkly contrasting other battlesuits and outfits worn by the same characters which are much more like [[CivvieSpandex regular clothing,]] [[AwesomeAnachronisticAppeal old-style armor]], and military uniforms.

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* In ''VideoGame/HonkaiImpact3rd'', several of the Valkyries' battlesuits, especially the MECH-type suits such as Kiana's White Comet and Himeko's Scarlet Fusion, are extremely form-fitting and spandex-like, starkly contrasting other battlesuits and outfits worn by the same characters which are much more like [[CivvieSpandex regular clothing,]] [[AwesomeAnachronisticAppeal [[AwesomeAnachronisticApparel old-style armor]], and military uniforms.


* In ''VideoGame/HonkaiImpact3rd'', several of the Valkyries' battlesuits, especially the MECH-type suits such as Kiana's White Comet and Bronya's Yamabuki Armor, are extremely form-fitting and spandex-like, starkly contrasting other battlesuits and outfits worn by the same characters which are much more like regular clothing.

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* In ''VideoGame/HonkaiImpact3rd'', several of the Valkyries' battlesuits, especially the MECH-type suits such as Kiana's White Comet and Bronya's Yamabuki Armor, Himeko's Scarlet Fusion, are extremely form-fitting and spandex-like, starkly contrasting other battlesuits and outfits worn by the same characters which are much more like [[CivvieSpandex regular clothing.clothing,]] [[AwesomeAnachronisticAppeal old-style armor]], and military uniforms.


** ''[[Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration The Next Generation]]'' uses this in the first season before phasing them out because [[UpToEleven they were so form-fitting that they were a health and safety hazard]]; Patrick Stewart had to seek a doctor because they were playing hell with his back, and they were also extremely hot and uncomfortable under the studio lights.

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** ''[[Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration The Next Generation]]'' uses this in the first season two seasons before phasing them out because [[UpToEleven they were so form-fitting that they were a health and safety hazard]]; Patrick Stewart had to seek a doctor because they were playing hell with his back, and they were also extremely hot and uncomfortable under the studio lights.

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* Many depictions of Krypton in ''Franchise/{{Superman}}'' run with this idea. Occasionally, they even go for the route that Superman's costume is designed after a traditional Kryptonian outfit.

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* Spoofed in the sci-fi themed "Close Encounters" DLC for ''VideoGame/TwoPointHospital'', where one of the comedic diseases, "Science Friction", has patients stuck permanently in shiny skin-tight jumpsuits, in danger of being eroded away completely by the terrible chafing they cause!


* ''Film/{{Tron}}'' is a particularly noteworthy example, as is the sequel, ''Film/TronLegacy''.

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* ''Film/{{Tron}}'' is a particularly noteworthy example, as is the sequel, ''Film/TronLegacy''. {{Justified}} due to the setting being InsideAComputerSystem and NoFlowInCGI. ExpandedUniverse and AlternateContinuity material show a bit more variance; robes, sashes, and sometimes heavy looking armor.

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* In ''VideoGame/HonkaiImpact3rd'', several of the Valkyries' battlesuits, especially the MECH-type suits such as Kiana's White Comet and Bronya's Yamabuki Armor, are extremely form-fitting and spandex-like, starkly contrasting other battlesuits and outfits worn by the same characters which are much more like regular clothing.


* ''WebAnimation/MundoUltimateNewsCp'', the characters in the futuristic city use completely skinny nanotech hydrophobic clothes made of graphene and synthetic fibers, with even the possibility of changing the design and colors wherever they want with the mobile device.

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* In ''WebAnimation/MundoUltimateNewsCp'', the characters in the futuristic city use completely skinny nanotech hydrophobic clothes made of graphene and synthetic fibers, with even the possibility of changing the design and colors wherever they want with the mobile device.



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*''WebAnimation/MundoUltimateNewsCp'', the characters in the futuristic city use completely skinny nanotech hydrophobic clothes made of graphene and synthetic fibers, with even the possibility of changing the design and colors wherever they want with the mobile device.
**These clothing are also made at home in specific wall printers. They purchase the model and the design online.
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This is a sort of TruthInTelevision: Spandex, Lycra and similar stretchable, form-fitting clothing material are a pretty recent innovation when compared to other fabrics, and its many distinctive properties (sheer fit, aero- or hydrodynamics, light weight, body support) have made it a favorite as a technological solution to solve problems that can be caused by less form-fitting clothes in a variety of physical activities.

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This is a sort of TruthInTelevision: Spandex, Lycra and similar stretchable, form-fitting clothing material are a pretty recent innovation when compared to other fabrics, and its many distinctive properties (sheer fit, aero- or hydrodynamics, light weight, lightweight, body support) have made it a favorite as a technological solution to solve problems that can be caused by less form-fitting clothes in a variety of physical activities.



* This has been a trope associated with both the RealRobotGenre and the SuperRobotGenre since the genre's inception. It is EXCEEDINGLY rare to show a pilot in an robot show that wears anything bulkier than form-fitting lycra.

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* This has been a trope associated with both the RealRobotGenre and the SuperRobotGenre since the genre's inception. It is EXCEEDINGLY rare to show a pilot in an a robot show that wears anything bulkier than form-fitting lycra.



* ''Anime/MobileFighterGGundam'': All of the pilots wear skin-tight body suits as part of the interface for their [[HumongousMecha mobile suits]]. The substance is sort of like spandex, but they actually have transformation sequences (not always shown) that make it look like plastic wrap. Nearly all of the pilots are male, but there is one point where [[WrenchWench Rain]] goes through the process.

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* ''Anime/MobileFighterGGundam'': All of the pilots wear skin-tight body suits bodysuits as part of the interface for their [[HumongousMecha mobile suits]]. The substance is sort of like spandex, but they actually have transformation sequences (not always shown) that make it look like plastic wrap. Nearly all of the pilots are male, but there is one point where [[WrenchWench Rain]] goes through the process.



* ''ComicBook/DCOneMillion'' has [[SuperheroesWearTights Superhero Spandex]] that is ''also'' Future Spandex -- the present day heroes note that their future counterparts' costumes are shiny, seamless and ''even more formfitting'', and wonder what they're made from.

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* ''ComicBook/DCOneMillion'' has [[SuperheroesWearTights Superhero Spandex]] that is ''also'' Future Spandex -- the present day present-day heroes note that their future counterparts' costumes are shiny, seamless and ''even more formfitting'', and wonder what they're made from.



* ''Film/BackToTheFuturePartII'' features this in its 2015 scenes. Of note: a woman leaving the Cafe 80s, making Marty do a DoubleTake, and Griff's female gang member Spike.

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* ''Film/BackToTheFuturePartII'' features this in its 2015 scenes. Of note: a woman leaving the Cafe 80s, making Marty do a DoubleTake, DoubleTake and Griff's female gang member Spike.



* Played with in ''Film/TheTimeMachine2002''. The protagonist travels from 1903 to 2030 and asks directions from a female bike rider who from his point of view is wearing SensualSpandex (much to his discomfort) but we recognise as a cycling clothes.

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* Played with in ''Film/TheTimeMachine2002''. The protagonist travels from 1903 to 2030 and asks directions from a female bike rider who from his point of view is wearing SensualSpandex (much to his discomfort) but we recognise as a cycling clothes.
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** ''Series/StarTrekVoyager'' used this with Seven of Nine. For [[BestKnownForTheFanservice obvious reasons]]. Ron D. Moore, in his brief stint writing for the show, commented that it was like having a nudist seated at the briefing table and handing out tactical instructions. The outfit had to be glued on with individual pieces ("That woman knows me ''way'' too intimately", Creator/JeriRyan spoke of her stalwart wardrobe assistant), and caused the actress to pass out a few times from lack of blood flow/oxygen. Makes those TOS miniskirts look like an Amish community, doesn't it?

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** ''Series/StarTrekVoyager'' used this with Seven of Nine. For [[BestKnownForTheFanservice obvious reasons]]. Ron D. Moore, in his brief stint writing for the show, commented that it was like having a nudist seated at the briefing table and handing out tactical instructions. The outfit had to be glued on with individual pieces ("That woman knows me ''way'' too intimately", Creator/JeriRyan spoke of her stalwart wardrobe assistant), assistant) and caused the actress to pass out a few times from lack of blood flow/oxygen. Makes those TOS miniskirts look like an Amish community, doesn't it?



** Children in the Next Generation era always seem to be wearing colorblocked spandex outfits. Jake Sisko on [[Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine DS9]] modeled them until his teenage years, when he switched to more normal-looking things.

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** Children in the Next Generation ''Next Generation'' era always seem to be wearing colorblocked color-blocked spandex outfits. Jake Sisko on [[Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine DS9]] modeled them until his teenage years, when he switched to more normal-looking things.



** The ''Series/PowerRangersTimeForce'' versions are a more down-to-earth futurish uniform, and are perhaps something you'd expect a police force in ''Franchise/StarWars'' to wear. (Fanservice duty goes to [[DaddysLittleVillain Nadira]].)

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** The ''Series/PowerRangersTimeForce'' versions are a more down-to-earth futurish uniform, uniform and are perhaps something you'd expect a police force in ''Franchise/StarWars'' to wear. (Fanservice duty goes to [[DaddysLittleVillain Nadira]].)



** More generally, form-fitting outfits are referred to as "body gloves" in the setting, and typically fit tightly enough that they could be worn under cloths. Some characters make a point to wear armoured body gloves to add some protection to their freedom of movement.

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** More generally, form-fitting outfits are referred to as "body gloves" in the setting, and typically fit tightly enough that they could be worn under cloths.clothes. Some characters make a point to wear armoured body gloves to add some protection to their freedom of movement.



* ''VideoGame/FZero'' plays with this a bit. While a large percentage of the cast is decked out in skin-tight spandex and latex, more than a handful of characters are instead shown wearing sleek armor ([[UnderwearOfPower if not both]]). Others, in fact, [[NoNewFashionsInTheFuture sport attire not too different]] [[FashionsNeverChange from present day fashion trends]].

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* ''VideoGame/FZero'' plays with this a bit. While a large percentage of the cast is decked out in skin-tight spandex and latex, more than a handful of characters are instead shown wearing sleek armor ([[UnderwearOfPower if not both]]). Others, in fact, [[NoNewFashionsInTheFuture sport attire not too different]] [[FashionsNeverChange from present day present-day fashion trends]].



* [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeggings "Jeggings,"]] a portmanteu of "jeans" and "leggings," have become a popular fashion choice of the late '00s and early 2010s. They're considered more practical than jeans in many ways, including the ability to be worn under a skirt or dress, being thin enough to tuck into high boots, and of course, retaining a sexy snugness while still functioning similarly to jeans. Ditto for other forms of skinny jeans in the '00s.

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* [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeggings "Jeggings,"]] "Jeggings"]], a portmanteu portmanteau of "jeans" and "leggings," "leggings", have become a popular fashion choice of the late '00s and early 2010s. They're considered more practical than jeans in many ways, including the ability to be worn under a skirt or dress, being thin enough to tuck into high boots, and of course, retaining a sexy snugness while still functioning similarly to jeans. Ditto for other forms of skinny jeans in the '00s.

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* ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive:'' In their native culture, pretty much the only clothes Uryuoms wear are stretchy skintight bodysuits (they're shapeshifters and can morph away awkward anatomy when it's not in use, so they only wear clothing for protection against hazards and need clothes that can accommodate sudden changes in size and shape).


* [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeggings "Jeggings"]], a portmanteu of "jeans" and "leggings", have become a popular fashion choice of the late '00s and early 2010s. They're considered more practical than jeans in many ways, including the ability to be worn under a skirt or dress, being thin enough to tuck into high boots, and of course, retaining a sexy snugness while still functioning similarly to jeans. Ditto for other forms of skinny jeans in the '00s.

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* [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeggings "Jeggings"]], "Jeggings,"]] a portmanteu of "jeans" and "leggings", "leggings," have become a popular fashion choice of the late '00s and early 2010s. They're considered more practical than jeans in many ways, including the ability to be worn under a skirt or dress, being thin enough to tuck into high boots, and of course, retaining a sexy snugness while still functioning similarly to jeans. Ditto for other forms of skinny jeans in the '00s.

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