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* Several characters in ''Roleplay/MarvelsRPG'' are demons, angels, aliens, or just really long lived... while looking like they are still in their prime.

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* ''ComicStrip/BroomHilda'': Broom Hilda is 1500 years old and was once married to UsefulNotes/AttilaTheHun.


* Most ''Toys/{{Bionicle}}'' characters have lifespans that can reach triple digits, yet many of them are seen acting like kids. In the case of the Matoran Universe races, this makes some sense, since they were created that way and most of them don't visibly age, at least normally. Outside that universe, where beings are born fully organic, this gets a little strange. Especially Gresh, a rookie fighter who acts like a teenager, despite ''also'' being a few dozen millenia old.

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* Most ''Toys/{{Bionicle}}'' characters have lifespans that can reach triple six digits, yet many of them are seen acting like kids. In the case of the Matoran Universe races, this makes some sense, since they were created that way and most of them don't visibly age, at least normally. Outside that universe, where beings are born fully organic, this gets a little strange. Especially Gresh, a rookie fighter who acts like a teenager, despite ''also'' being a few dozen millenia old.


* In ''ComicStrip/PhoebeAndHerUnicorn'', Marigold the unicorn has supposedly seen "oceans become forests become deserts".

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* In ''ComicStrip/PhoebeAndHerUnicorn'', Marigold the unicorn has supposedly seen "oceans become forests become deserts". The fact that she is old enough to remember when a glacier covered the area Phoebe's house once stood suggests she's been around since the last ice age.


* A majority of the characters in ''VisualNovel/ShallWeDateObeyMe'' are angels and demons who are thousands of years old.

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* A majority of the characters in ''VisualNovel/ShallWeDateObeyMe'' ''VisualNovel/ObeyMeOneMasterToRuleThemAll'' are angels and demons who are thousands of years old.

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* The ''Theatre/{{Tsukipro}}'' [[TheMultiverse Multiverse]] has a few examples:
** In ''Theatre/TsukinoHyakkiYakou'', Hajime and Shun are Kurotenko and Shirotenko, divine fox spirits who rule over the SpiritWorld. They appear just as the main setting's Hajime and Shun (in their early 20's), but they adopted the {{Oni}}, Shiki, when he was a baby. He has grown up and raised Tsubasa and Soshi, and all of them also appear to be in their 20's. The earliest stories in this setting take place hundreds of years ago, and feature the characters in their mature forms, as do the stories set in modern times.
** In ''Theatre/TsukinoEmpire'', Shun has ruled over the remnants of humanity for centuries. Though he appears publicly as the second prince, the entire imperial family are actually just illusions that he created, and they have been that way for what would have been generations.
** In ''Theatre/MachineElements'', which takes place in the same world as Tsukino Empire but 3000 years later, Hajime has been alive, though asleep, through that whole time, and he looks the same.


* Pick a deity. Any deity. Unless special circumstances require it they will ''always'' appear in a form that is at least recognisably human, if not necessarily young, despite ages being anywhere from centuries to as old as the universe, or ''[[TimeAbyss even older]]''.

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* [[PickACard Pick a deity. Any deity. ]] Unless special circumstances require it they will ''always'' appear in a form that is at least recognisably human, if not necessarily young, despite ages being anywhere from centuries to as old as the universe, or ''[[TimeAbyss even older]]''.

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** [[spoiler: As of Gou, this applies to Satoko Houjou as well.]]


* The title character of ''Theater/{{Iolanthe}}'' is a fairy who looks like a 17-year-old girl. In the backstory, she married a mortal and had a son, Strephon; in the play, his age is 25. This causes problems for Strephon when he is seen in Iolanthe's company, since no one will believe that's she's his mum.
* The opera singer Emilia Marty, in [[Creator/KarelCapek Karel Čapek]]'s play (and Leoš Janáček's opera) ''The Makropulos Affair'', is really 300 years old. She gets more than a bit tired of life, however.

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* The title character of ''Theater/{{Iolanthe}}'' ''Theatre/{{Iolanthe}}'' is a fairy who looks like a 17-year-old girl. In the backstory, she married a mortal and had a son, Strephon; in the play, his age is 25. This causes problems for Strephon when he is seen in Iolanthe's company, since no one will believe that's she's his mum.
* The opera singer Emilia Marty, in [[Creator/KarelCapek Karel Čapek]]'s play (and Leoš Janáček's opera) ''The Makropulos Affair'', ''Theatre/TheMakropulosAffair'', is really 300 years old. She gets more than a bit tired of life, however.


* ''Theater/DamnYankees'':

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* In ''Animation/GuardianFairyMichel'', Michel looks like a young boy but is as old as the Earth itself.
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* Many if the characters of WebAnimation/{{Hololive}} have ages listed in the hundreds, if not thousands, of years, if they are listed at all. To name a few examples from the English branch: Calliope Mori is a grim reaper who has existed since the concept of death was invented, Kiara Takanashi is a phoenix with ResurrectiveImmortality, Ina'nis Ninomae is a HumanoidAbomination whose official age listing is [[VagueAge blotted out with ink]], and Gura Gawr is an Atlantean who lost count of her age around 5000. The only member who seems to be of a normal age is Amelia Watson, but even that's debatable given her being a time traveller.


An extreme version of OlderThanTheyLook, Really 700 Years Old covers ancient, perhaps immortal beings, and (usually) the total opposite of ReallyWasBornYesterday. Subjective age only--a form of suspended animation alone does not count. [[OurElvesAreBetter Elves]] tend to fall into this trope quite a bit in modern fantasy in part because their BeautyIsNeverTarnished. Same with [[VampireTropes Vampires]] and other undead subspecies who are unaging/dying beings who get to keep their mind and body. If it's purely artistic rather than biological, it's ArtisticAge. For characters who look far younger than they are, but haven't yet lived longer than a human possibly could (say, an 80 year-old woman who looks 20), they're OlderThanTheyLook. See also ImmortalityBeginsAtTwenty, NotGrowingUpSucks. For the really, ''really'' extreme version, see TimeAbyss. Optimistic characters will say [[LivingForeverIsAwesome this trope is sweet.]]

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An extreme version of OlderThanTheyLook, Really 700 Years Old covers ancient, perhaps immortal beings, and (usually) the total opposite of ReallyWasBornYesterday. Subjective age only--a form of suspended animation alone does not count. [[OurElvesAreBetter [[OurElvesAreDifferent Elves]] tend to fall into this trope quite a bit in modern fantasy in part because their BeautyIsNeverTarnished. Same with [[VampireTropes Vampires]] and other undead subspecies who are unaging/dying beings who get to keep their mind and body. If it's purely artistic rather than biological, it's ArtisticAge. For characters who look far younger than they are, but haven't yet lived longer than a human possibly could (say, an 80 year-old woman who looks 20), they're OlderThanTheyLook. See also ImmortalityBeginsAtTwenty, NotGrowingUpSucks. For the really, ''really'' extreme version, see TimeAbyss. Optimistic characters will say [[LivingForeverIsAwesome this trope is sweet.]]


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