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* Celestia Ludenberg from ''VisualNovel/DanganRonpa'' is one of the straightest examples of this category.

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* Celestia Ludenberg from ''VisualNovel/DanganRonpa'' ''VisualNovel/DanganronpaTriggerHappyHavoc'' is one of the straightest examples of this category.

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* Dante from ''WesternAnimation/OneHundredAndOneDalmatianStreet''. He even has black fur with white spots[[note]] while other Dalmatians have white fur with black spots[[/note]] to go with it.

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* Morganna the Dark Elf from ''Faephobia: Wet Dreams'' combines the Lone Psycho Goth stereotype with the personality of the verses typical Fae (that is to say an insatiable nymphomaniac) to hilarious effect.


* [[EeriePaleSkinnedBrunette Lydia]] in ''Film/{{Beetlejuice}}''; her [[WesternAnimation/{{Beetlejuice}} animated counterpart]] was more of a PerkyGoth. "My life is a darkroom. [[PunctuatedForEmphasis One. Big. Dark. Room]]."
** Though by the end of the movie, she also seems like more of a PerkyGoth.
** Hell, Creator/TimBurton in general.

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* [[EeriePaleSkinnedBrunette Lydia]] in ''Film/{{Beetlejuice}}''; her [[WesternAnimation/{{Beetlejuice}} animated counterpart]] was more of a PerkyGoth. ''Film/{{Beetlejuice}}'': Lydia is an EeriePaleSkinnedBrunette who says things like, "My life is a darkroom. [[PunctuatedForEmphasis One. Big. Dark. Room]]."
** Though by
" Because she's so "strange and unusual," she's able to see the ghosts of the main characters. By the end of the movie, she also seems like film, however, she's seen wearing a normal schoolgirl uniform and has become much more of a PerkyGoth.
** Hell, Creator/TimBurton in general.
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* Colin from ''Film/JennifersBody''. While on his way to a date with Jen, he's seen listening to a punk-rock cover of "I Can See Clearly Now".

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* Colin from ''Film/JennifersBody''. While on his way to a date with Jen, he's seen listening to a punk-rock cover of "I Can See Clearly Now".Now."



* Harold from ''Film/HaroldAndMaude'' dresses and acts not unlike a kind of proto-Gloomy Goth, though mostly during the earlier part of the film.

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* Harold from ''Film/HaroldAndMaude'' dresses and acts not unlike a kind of proto-Gloomy Goth, though mostly during Goth. He's obsessed with death, wears black, plays pranks by simulating suicide, and converts his car into a hearse. His character development in the earlier part of film is learning to embrace the film.joys of life.



* ''Film/TheCraft'' is basically about a psychotic goth who, naturally, develops evil witchy powers. In fact, the movie's primary antagonist is a walking, talking crystallization of the goth stereotype.

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* ''Film/TheCraft'' is basically about a psychotic goth who, naturally, develops evil witchy powers. In fact, ''Film/TheCraft'': One of the movie's four witches is a very archtypical goth, who eventually turns into the primary antagonist is a walking, talking crystallization of the goth stereotype.antagonist.


* Parodied in ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark''; the Goth kids are always railing against the "conformists," while being [[HypocriticalHumor ridiculously similar in dress, speech, and action]].
** Further worked with the 2008 episode "The Ungroundable," where they railed against... [[Literature/{{Twilight}} vamp]][[YourVampiresSuck ires]].
*** In that same episode they got pissed about being called emos and ended up burning down Hot Topic (complete with a song called "Burning down Hot Topic") to stop the Vampire-obsessed from copying them.
** And in the dance-off contest, they took non-conformism to absurd lengths, where three of the goths, trying to out-nonconform, refuse to join Stans' dance troupe, until the fourth out-nonconforms the rest and joins them, leading one of the three to observe that they "just got Goth-served."
** It's interesting to note that while most fictional portrayals of goths have them listening to some variety of heavy metal, the music the goth kids listen to is a pretty impressive and accurate parody of actual GothRock. They also mention several acts popular amongst goths, such as {{Industrial}} band Music/SkinnyPuppy.
** It should be noted that Parker and Stone have a significant renown for the quality of their musical (re-)interpretations -- which is all the better since if you try to parody somebody you had better do your research...
*** Parker and Stone spoke through Kyle in the Mecha-Streissand episode: "Disintegration is the best album ever!" Both are huge fans of The Cure, who are held along with Siouxie and the Banshees as the origins of Goth Rock. Even if they jibe at the subculture, they likely are quite familiar with the musical genre on a personal level.

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* Parodied in ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark''; the Goth kids ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'': The school has a clique of "goth kids" who are always railing against the "conformists," obsessed with being "nonconformists" while being maintaining [[HypocriticalHumor ridiculously similar in strict adherence to goth dress, speech, music and action]].
** Further worked with
behavior]]. They're always hanging around by the 2008 episode "The Ungroundable," where they railed against... [[Literature/{{Twilight}} vamp]][[YourVampiresSuck ires]].
*** In that same episode they got pissed about being called emos
dumpster smoking cigarettes and ended up burning down Hot Topic (complete with a song called "Burning down Hot Topic") to stop the Vampire-obsessed from copying them.
** And in the dance-off contest, they took non-conformism to absurd lengths, where three of the goths, trying to out-nonconform, refuse to join Stans' dance troupe, until the fourth out-nonconforms the rest and joins them, leading one of the three to observe that they "just got Goth-served."
** It's interesting to note that while most fictional portrayals of goths have them
listening to some variety of heavy metal, the music the Music/SkinnyPuppy or similar goth kids listen to music. The group consists of a boy who is always tossing his floppy hair, a pretty impressive scrawny boy in a duster, a chubby girl, and accurate parody a baby, all of actual GothRock. They also mention several acts popular amongst goths, such as {{Industrial}} band Music/SkinnyPuppy.
** It should be noted that Parker and Stone have
them noticeably paler than other kids. In one episode, they refuse to participate in a significant renown for the quality dance troupe until one of their musical (re-)interpretations -- which is all the better since if you try number decides to parody somebody you had better do your research...
*** Parker and Stone spoke through Kyle in the Mecha-Streissand episode: "Disintegration is the best album ever!" Both are huge fans of The Cure, who are held along with Siouxie and the Banshees
join so as the origins of Goth Rock. Even if they jibe at the subculture, they likely are quite familiar not to conform with the musical genre on a personal level.other goth kids. The others realize that they'd been "goth served." Several episodes have them getting frustrated by being confused with other subcultures, including "vampires" (''Literature/{{Twilight}}'' fans) and [[EmoMusic emos]].


* Sawyer the Cleaner of ''Manga/BlackLagoon'' dresses as a goth when not "on the job." She's basically the Lone Psycho Goth, although she's more lone, due to having her vocal cords cut, and psycho, because everyone in this series is, than because she is a goth.
** She does have her PerkyGoth moments, but even those are tempered by her usual deadpan expression.

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* Sawyer the Cleaner of ''Manga/BlackLagoon'' dresses as a goth when not "on the job." She's basically the Lone Psycho Goth, although she's more lone, due to having her vocal cords cut, and psycho, because everyone in this series is, than because she is a goth.
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goth. She does have her PerkyGoth moments, but even those are tempered by her usual deadpan expression.



* In the ''ComicBook/FinalCrisis Sketchbook'', a tie-in for the 2008 CrisisCrossover showing some of the artist's concept sketches with notes from the author, Creator/GrantMorrison apparently redesigned the Forever People (a subset of the New Gods who were basically space hippies) as cynical goths thinking that that's more common of [[UsefulNotes/TheUnitedStates American]] youth today. He was arguably missing the point of the Forever People, since in their creator's original mythos they represented youthful idealism, which is still around in spades.
** [[spoiler:In the end, they didn't appear in the series, although [[UsefulNotes/{{Japan}} Japanese]] heroes the Super Young Team are considered their spiritual successors.]]

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* In the ''ComicBook/FinalCrisis Sketchbook'', a tie-in for the 2008 CrisisCrossover showing some of the artist's concept sketches with notes from the author, Creator/GrantMorrison apparently redesigned the Forever People (a subset of the New Gods who were basically space hippies) as cynical goths thinking that that's more common of [[UsefulNotes/TheUnitedStates American]] youth today. He was arguably missing the point of the Forever People, since in their creator's original mythos they represented youthful idealism, which is still around in spades.
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spades. [[spoiler:In the end, they didn't appear in the series, although [[UsefulNotes/{{Japan}} Japanese]] heroes the Super Young Team are considered their spiritual successors.]]



* ''FanFic/MyImmortal'' is written by either a brain-dead wannabe goff [sic] or an expert troll trying to make real goths foam at the mouth with rage.
** ...Or make them fall out of their chairs laughing.

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* ''FanFic/MyImmortal'' is written by either a brain-dead wannabe goff [sic] or an expert troll trying to make real goths foam at the mouth with rage.
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rage... Or make them fall out of their chairs laughing.


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* As the host of ''Series/TruthOrScare'', Creator/MichelleTrachtenberg dressed gothic to go with the supernatural atmosphere of the show.


* Many Goths are RealLife {{Nightmare Fetishist}}s

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* Many Goths are RealLife {{Nightmare Fetishist}}s


* Colin from ''Film/JennifersBody''. [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments While on his way to a date with Jen, he's seen listening to a punk-rock cover of "I Can See Clearly Now".]]

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* Colin from ''Film/JennifersBody''. [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments While on his way to a date with Jen, he's seen listening to a punk-rock cover of "I Can See Clearly Now".]]


* ''Series 7: The Contender'' has a [[StylisticSuck hilariously accurate]] {{parody}} of [[LeFilmArtistique artsy-fartsy student films]], in this case a music video to "Love Will Tear Us Apart" by Joy Division. This establishes that two of the main characters, in their {{backstory}} went through a goth phase together. The hilarious music video stands out as the CrowningMomentOfAwesome for the film.

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* ''Series 7: The Contender'' has a [[StylisticSuck hilariously accurate]] {{parody}} of [[LeFilmArtistique artsy-fartsy student films]], in this case a music video to "Love Will Tear Us Apart" by Joy Division. This establishes that two of the main characters, in their {{backstory}} went through a goth phase together. The hilarious music video stands out as the CrowningMomentOfAwesome for the film.


* Tosh in ''Film/UrbanLegend'', Natalie's horny and [[{{Stripperiffic}} scantily-clad]] college roommate who's seen using a goth dating site.

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* Tosh in ''Film/UrbanLegend'', Natalie's horny and [[{{Stripperiffic}} scantily-clad]] college roommate who's seen using In ''Film/HangmansCurse'', a group of goth dating site.kids are suspected of summoning a ghost to get revenge on their JerkJock bullies. [[spoiler:It turns out that they were pawns of a nerdy kid who [[DoingInTheWizard used far more mundane means]] to poison the jocks, and led them to believe that they had actual powers.]]


* Lisbeth from the ''Literature/MillenniumTrilogy''.

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* Lisbeth from the ''Literature/MillenniumTrilogy''.''Literature/TheMillenniumTrilogy''.



* ''Film/TheCraft'' is basically about a psychotic goth who, naturally, develops evil witchy powers. In fact the movie's primary antagonist is a walking, talking crystallization of the goth stereotype.

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* ''Film/TheCraft'' is basically about a psychotic goth who, naturally, develops evil witchy powers. In fact fact, the movie's primary antagonist is a walking, talking crystallization of the goth stereotype.


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* Rachel Lang in ''Film/TheRageCarrie2''. Particularly notable because Carrie White from the original [[Film/Carrie1976 film]] and [[Literature/{{Carrie}} book]] wasn't a goth, despite being a similar outcast loner, with this film making Rachel into such reflecting how stereotypes had evolved by TheNineties.
* Stokely in ''Film/TheFaculty'', whose hatred of her classmates is such that it leads her to [[SorryImGay tell everybody she's a lesbian]] just to get them to stop talking to her. Her outcast status is part of the reason why she's among the last students at the school who isn't infected by [[PuppeteerParasite alien brain slugs]], which started by assimilating the popular kids after going through the teachers. [[spoiler:At the end, she largely drops the goth look (or at least becomes a PerkyGoth) and starts dating Casey.]]
* Tosh in ''Film/UrbanLegend'', Natalie's horny and [[{{Stripperiffic}} scantily-clad]] college roommate who's seen using a goth dating site.


* Don't be surprised to learn that some goths enjoy Music/{{Classical Music}}, especially ones involving piano or violin pieces. Many of the songs can be gloomy, triumphant, or potentially inspiring, which many goths can relate to at times.

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* Don't be surprised to learn that some goths enjoy Music/{{Classical Music}}, ClassicalMusic, especially ones involving piano or violin pieces. Many of the songs can be gloomy, triumphant, or potentially inspiring, which many goths can relate to at times.


* ''[[http://www.clashingblack.com/alas Alas]]'' is all about goths, and for once created by one. It alternates between [[PlayingWithATrope playing with]] and parodying the stereotypes, and doing the same with the real scene. A good antidote to most of the rather dire media portrayals.

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* ''[[http://www.clashingblack.com/alas com/alas.html Alas]]'' is all about goths, and for once created by one. It alternates between [[PlayingWithATrope playing with]] and parodying the stereotypes, and doing the same with the real scene. A good antidote to most of the rather dire media portrayals.


* There are plenty of goths at the SuperHeroSchool Whateley Academy in the ''Literature/WhateleyUniverse''. Some are that way for superpowered [[ComicBook/TeenTitans Raven-like]] reasons. Some are just magic wannabes who are trying to steal real magic from some of the wizards on campus. Some, like Bloodworm, are actively using Dark Magic to get boons [[spoiler:right up until he suffered a fate way worse than death]].

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* There are plenty of goths at the SuperHeroSchool Whateley Academy in the ''Literature/WhateleyUniverse''. Some are that way for superpowered [[ComicBook/TeenTitans Raven-like]] reasons.reasons, most notably [[SnarkKnight Nacht]] and [[HumanoidAbomination Carmilla]]. Some are just magic wannabes who are trying to steal real magic from some of the wizards on campus. Some, like Bloodworm, are actively using Dark Magic to get boons [[spoiler:right up until he suffered a fate way worse than death]].


* The character of Janice in ''WesternAnimation/CreepSchool'' is Goth, as her heavy make-up, black dress and personality show.
* ''WesternAnimation/TheCrumpets'' has Caprice, a bipolar teenage girl with mostly black hair who is described as goth, and sometimes has a fascination with haunted theming. Her eco-conscious rockstar boyfriend Marylin also has black hair, and wears a pentagram t-shirt, a skull belt, and studded decorations. Her best friend Cassandra's school appearance has her wearing dark gray clothes, skulls in her t-shirt, earrings, and braid hair decorations, and spiked bracelets.



* Blanche in ''WesternAnimation/GravedaleHigh'', her official stereotype is the SouthernBelle, but her black clothing and make-up, cold personality and general attire puts her easily in the Goth too (of course it helps that she's a zombie).



* Lucy Loud from ''WesternAnimation/TheLoudHouse'' is an eight-year-old who breathes the idea of "goth"- she dresses in and dyes her hair black, is obsessed with all things morbid and otherworldly like fortune-telling and the occult, keeps creepy animals like bats as pets, speaks in a monotone and writes depressing poetry. Noticeably, this has nothing to do with her family life; she very much loves her family and they her even if even they're creeped out at times by how far she takes her lifestyle, and flashbacks show she had this mindset even when she was younger.



* Lucy Loud from ''WesternAnimation/TheLoudHouse'' is an eight-year-old who breathes the idea of "goth"- she dresses in and dyes her hair black, is obsessed with all things morbid and otherworldly like fortune-telling and the occult, keeps creepy animals like bats as pets, speaks in a monotone and writes depressing poetry. Noticeably, this has nothing to do with her family life; she very much loves her family and they her even if even they're creeped out at times by how far she takes her lifestyle, and flashbacks show she had this mindset even when she was younger.
* Blanche in ''WesternAnimation/GravedaleHigh'', her official stereotype is the SouthernBelle, but her black clothing and make-up, cold personality and general attire puts her easily in the Goth too (of course it helps that she's a zombie).
* The character of Janice in ''WesternAnimation/CreepSchool'' is Goth, as her heavy make-up, black dress and personality show.

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