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* ''Series/KrodMandoonAndTheFlamingSwordOfFire'': Aneka, Bruce and Zelezry. They're the only people of color on the show, however at least they're in the main cast.


* The [[ComicBook/JusticeLeagueOfAmerica Justice League]] goes back in forth on this, with some eras (such as the Meltzer and [[Creator/DwayneMcDuffie McDuffie]] years) having very diverse casts, while others, like the James Robinson run, were criticized for having no minority members whatsoever. During the ''ComicBook/{{New 52}}'' relaunch, Comicbook/{{Cyborg}} was retconned into being the sole non-white founding member of the original team, presumably to make up for the extended periods of whiteness. He has been present in the League ever since, as he is arguably DC's most famous black superhero that isn't an AffirmativeActionLegacy character. Current comics and adaptations have also split the difference regarding his past with the Comicbook/Teen Titans, by presenting him as TheBabyOfTheBunch: a ''former'' Titan who has since graduated into the Justice League.

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* The [[ComicBook/JusticeLeagueOfAmerica Justice League]] goes back in forth on this, with some eras (such as the Meltzer and [[Creator/DwayneMcDuffie McDuffie]] years) having very diverse casts, while others, like the James Robinson run, were criticized for having no minority members whatsoever. During the ''ComicBook/{{New 52}}'' relaunch, Comicbook/{{Cyborg}} was retconned into being the sole non-white founding member of the original team, presumably to make up for the extended periods of whiteness. He has been present in the League ever since, as he is arguably DC's most famous black superhero that isn't an AffirmativeActionLegacy character. Current comics and adaptations have also split the difference regarding his past with the Comicbook/Teen Titans, Comicbook/TeenTitans, by presenting him as TheBabyOfTheBunch: a ''former'' Titan who has since graduated into the Justice League.


* The [[ComicBook/JusticeLeagueOfAmerica Justice League]] goes back in forth on this, with some eras (such as the Meltzer and [[Creator/DwayneMcDuffie McDuffie]] years) having very diverse casts, while others, like the James Robinson run, were criticized for having no minority members whatsoever. During the ''ComicBook/{{New 52}}'' relaunch, Comicbook/{{Cyborg}} was retconned into being the sole non-white founding member of the original team, presumably to make up for the extended periods of whiteness. He has been present in the League ever since, as he is arguably DC's most famous black superhero that isn't an AffirmativeActionLegacy character. Current comics and adaptations have also split the difference regarding his past with the Comicbook/{{Teen Titan}}s, by presenting him as TheBabyOfTheBunch: a ''former'' Titan who has since graduated into the Justice League.

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* The [[ComicBook/JusticeLeagueOfAmerica Justice League]] goes back in forth on this, with some eras (such as the Meltzer and [[Creator/DwayneMcDuffie McDuffie]] years) having very diverse casts, while others, like the James Robinson run, were criticized for having no minority members whatsoever. During the ''ComicBook/{{New 52}}'' relaunch, Comicbook/{{Cyborg}} was retconned into being the sole non-white founding member of the original team, presumably to make up for the extended periods of whiteness. He has been present in the League ever since, as he is arguably DC's most famous black superhero that isn't an AffirmativeActionLegacy character. Current comics and adaptations have also split the difference regarding his past with the Comicbook/{{Teen Titan}}s, Comicbook/Teen Titans, by presenting him as TheBabyOfTheBunch: a ''former'' Titan who has since graduated into the Justice League.


* The [[ComicBook/JusticeLeagueOfAmerica Justice League]] goes back in forth on this, with some eras (such as the Meltzer and [[Creator/DwayneMcDuffie McDuffie]] years) having very diverse casts, while others, like the James Robinson run, were criticized for having no minority members whatsoever. During the ''ComicBook/{{New 52}}'' relaunch, Comicbook/{{Cyborg}} was retconned into being the sole non-white founding member of the original team, presumably to make up for the extended periods of whiteness.

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* The [[ComicBook/JusticeLeagueOfAmerica Justice League]] goes back in forth on this, with some eras (such as the Meltzer and [[Creator/DwayneMcDuffie McDuffie]] years) having very diverse casts, while others, like the James Robinson run, were criticized for having no minority members whatsoever. During the ''ComicBook/{{New 52}}'' relaunch, Comicbook/{{Cyborg}} was retconned into being the sole non-white founding member of the original team, presumably to make up for the extended periods of whiteness. He has been present in the League ever since, as he is arguably DC's most famous black superhero that isn't an AffirmativeActionLegacy character. Current comics and adaptations have also split the difference regarding his past with the Comicbook/{{Teen Titan}}s, by presenting him as TheBabyOfTheBunch: a ''former'' Titan who has since graduated into the Justice League.

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* ''WesternAnimation/StationX'': Of the cast, Davis is the one black person.


In some casts of animal, alien, or monster characters, WorldOfFunnyAnimals or not, there is a majority species and one or more minority species. Often [[WorldOfMammals the majority of the animal cast is made up of mammals]] and there is a token non-mammal. Usually, the token non-mammal is a bird, but reptiles, amphibians, and even invertebrates are certainly not unheard of. Sometimes, there are token [[BeastMan Beast Men]] in a group of FunnyAnimal tier animals. Sometimes, there are token animals, aliens, or monsters representing ethnic minorities in a group made of supposedly "white" ones.

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In some casts of animal, alien, or monster characters, WorldOfFunnyAnimals or not, there is a majority species and one or more minority species. Often [[WorldOfMammals the majority of the animal cast is made up of mammals]] and there is a token non-mammal. Usually, the token non-mammal is a bird, but reptiles, amphibians, and even invertebrates are certainly not unheard of. Sometimes, there are token [[BeastMan Beast Men]] in a group of FunnyAnimal tier animals. Sometimes, there are token animals, aliens, or monsters representing ethnic minorities in a group made of supposedly "white" ones.


* TV Ads in Australia sometimes have this (especially in "hip" young thing products like Coke). May have 1 Asian Woman, 1 African Woman, 1 White Girl, 2 White Guys and 1 Aboriginal or Middle Eastern Male.
** Target ads are particularly well-known for this. There will ''always'' be one blonde white girl, one brunette white girl, one Asian girl and one black girl. ''Always''.
* University brochures also do this. You'll always see at least one black person and Asian person for every two white people. In brochures for traditionally black schools, there's a token white on every page. Further proof that CoversAlwaysLie.
** A controversy erupted after it was revealed that a photograph used to adorn the front of a University of Wisconsin-Madison undergraduate application booklet for the 2001-02 school year [[http://www.snopes.com/college/admin/uwmadison.asp was altered]] to add the image of a black student among a sea of white faces.

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* TV Ads in Australia sometimes have this (especially in "hip" young thing products like Coke). May have 1 Asian Woman, 1 African Woman, 1 White Girl, 2 White Guys and 1 Aboriginal or Middle Eastern Male.
** Target ads are particularly well-known for this. There will ''always'' be one blonde white girl, one brunette white girl, one Asian girl and one black girl. ''Always''.
* University brochures also do this. You'll always see at least one black person and Asian person for every two white people. In brochures for traditionally black schools, there's a token white on every page. Further proof that CoversAlwaysLie.
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A controversy erupted after it was revealed that a photograph used to adorn the front of a University of Wisconsin-Madison undergraduate application booklet for the 2001-02 school year [[http://www.snopes.com/college/admin/uwmadison.asp was altered]] to add the image of a black student among a sea of white faces.



* ''Anime/FullmetalAlchemistTheConquerorOfShamballa'' takes place in early 20th century Germany. Of the main characters Noah is the only non-white character, being Romani.

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* ''Anime/FullmetalAlchemistTheConquerorOfShamballa'' takes place in early 20th century Germany. Of the main characters on Earth, Noah is the only non-white character, being Romani.



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* Beans the lizard and Angelique the fox from ''WesternAnimation/{{Rango}}''
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* ''Literature/StuartLittle'' is far more anthropomorphic than the other animals in all his book and movie appearances and in the TV series. Note that in the original book he's human by heritage; his parents are his actual parents. He just happens to have been born with the approximate form of a mouse. How anyone worked out he was a viable life-form, let alone that he had the potential to grow up intelligent, when he was born so mutated and looking like a miscarriage is left to the imagination, because it is a children's book.
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* Rouge the Bat from the ''VideoGame/SonicTheHedgehog'' series, as far as games are concerned.
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* Minerva Mink from ''WesternAnimation/{{Animaniacs}}''. Also, Wilford B. Wolf is this when he transforms into a werewolf.
* Mousey Galore from ''WesternAnimation/PinkyAndTheBrain''.
* Julie Bruin, Margot Mallard, Binky Bunny, and Bimbette the skunk from ''WesternAnimation/TinyToonAdventures''.
* Lola Bunny, Melissa Duck, and Hatta Mari (a pigeon from "Plane Daffy") from ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes'', and Tina Russo from ''WesternAnimation/TheLooneyTunesShow''.
* Ren's parents from ''WesternAnimation/RenAndStimpy Adult Party Cartoon'' are far more human-shaped than either he or Stimpy are.
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* Similarly, the only non-white main character on ''Series/CornerGas'' is Davis Quinton, the Sergeant of Dog River's two-member police force. He (and the actor who plays him, Lorne Cardinal) is a member of the Cree Nations, hardly a rarity in Rural Saskatchewan. However, this is incidental to his character; it's only brought up once, at the end of the first season, when Karen suggests going to a ticket speculator and he acts angry. Also, both bartenders (Phil and Paul) appear Cree. One of them speaks some Cree, enough to know the original name of Dog River.

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* Similarly, the only non-white main character on ''Series/CornerGas'' is Davis Quinton, the Sergeant of Dog River's two-member police force. He (and the actor who plays him, Lorne Cardinal) is a member of the Cree Nations, hardly a rarity in Rural Saskatchewan. However, this is incidental to his character; it's only brought up once, at the end of the first season, when Karen suggests going to a ticket speculator scalper and he acts angry.offended. Also, both bartenders (Phil and Paul) appear Cree. One of them speaks some Cree, enough to know the original name of Dog River.



* Pete Ross from ''Series/{{Smallville}}'' is an especially funny example, in the comic book version is [[RaceLift white]].

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* Pete Ross from ''Series/{{Smallville}}'' is an especially funny example, as in the comic book version is he's [[RaceLift white]].



** In the early '90s, the show for a change had diverse black people in the cast. However, when SNL turned over most of its cast in 1995, they kept Tim Meadows on primarily to avoid giving the impression that the show was trying to rid itself of all its black performers.

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** In the early '90s, the show for a change had diverse multiple black people in the cast. However, when SNL turned over most of its cast in 1995, they kept Tim Meadows on primarily to avoid giving the impression that the show was trying to rid itself of all its black performers.



* Music/FiveSecondsOfSummer has the Asian-Australian member Calum Hood alongside with three white guys.

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* Music/FiveSecondsOfSummer has the Asian-Australian member Calum Hood alongside with three white guys.



** John Stewart, the black Green Lantern. Less "token" because not only does he have the [[LegacyCharacter same]] ''nom de guerre'' as a major member of the original team, but he has worked with the League in a number of stories in the comics when he was Hal Jordan's backup, thus giving the character's inclusion some credibility. Furthermore, in the ''Unlimited'' phase of the series, the producers strove to dilute the issue by bringing in many of DC's other minority superheroes like Mr. Terrific, Vixen, Steel and Doctor Light. Note that, save for Batman and Superman, both of whom had a previous series unto themselves in the DCAU, John Stewart is the most featured character in the DCAU, having the most Limelight episodes on ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'' and getting a good amount of plot in ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueUnlimited''. He got so much screen time that many older fans expressed confusion as why did the 2011 movie version of Film/GreenLantern ''wasn't'' black.

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** John Stewart, the black Green Lantern. Less "token" because not only does he have the [[LegacyCharacter same]] ''nom de guerre'' as a major member of the original team, but he has worked with the League in a number of stories in the comics when he was Hal Jordan's backup, thus giving the character's inclusion some credibility. Furthermore, in the ''Unlimited'' phase of the series, the producers strove to dilute the issue by bringing in many of DC's other minority superheroes like Mr. Terrific, Vixen, Steel and Doctor Light. Note that, save for Batman and Superman, both of whom had a previous series unto themselves in the DCAU, John Stewart is the most featured character in the DCAU, having the most Limelight episodes on ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'' and getting a good amount of plot in ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueUnlimited''. He got so much screen time that many older younger fans expressed confusion as over why did the 2011 movie version of Film/GreenLantern ''wasn't'' black.



* ''WesternAnimation/SupermanTheAnimatedSeries'' had Angela Chen, who was essentially a [[RaceLift race-swapped]] version of Cat Grant from the comics, right down to being a chatty gossip columnist and ComicBook/LoisLane's rival at the Daily Planet.

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* ''WesternAnimation/SupermanTheAnimatedSeries'' had Angela Chen, who was essentially a [[RaceLift race-swapped]] version of Cat Grant from the comics, right down to being a chatty catty gossip columnist and ComicBook/LoisLane's rival at the Daily Planet.



* The ''WesternAnimation/ExtremeGhostbusters'' team was compiled of all minorities. Roland is a black man, Eduardo is a Hispanic male, Garrett a white guy in a wheelchair and Kylie is a Gothic chick. Egon was the only non-minority but he didn't always go out with the team, but held a figure head position. Their receptionist, Janine Melnitz is AmbiguouslyJewish (revealing her last name). The original animated series, ''WesternAnimation/TheRealGhostbusters'', had the movie version of the team so there is only a token black guy instead of a whole token team.

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* The ''WesternAnimation/ExtremeGhostbusters'' team was compiled of all minorities. Roland is a black man, Eduardo is a Hispanic male, Garrett a white guy in a wheelchair and Kylie is a Gothic goth chick. Egon was the only non-minority but he didn't always go out with the team, but held a figure head position. Their receptionist, Janine Melnitz is AmbiguouslyJewish (revealing (considering her last name). The original animated series, ''WesternAnimation/TheRealGhostbusters'', had the movie version of the team so there is only a token black guy instead of a whole token team.



* Averted amongst the humans in ''WesternAnimation/TransformersAnimated'', where there are a number of prominent non-white characters. However, it's notable that when the Autobots turn human in "Human Error", there's one black kid - and it's Bumblebee. This is because of the voice actors - Bumblebee is the only main character Autobot with a black voice actor (Creator/BumperRobinson).

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* Averted amongst the humans in ''WesternAnimation/TransformersAnimated'', where there are a number of prominent non-white characters. However, it's notable that when the Autobots turn human in "Human Error", there's one black kid - and it's Bumblebee. This is because of the voice actors - Bumblebee is the only main character Autobot with a black voice actor (Creator/BumperRobinson).



* ''WesternAnimation/FrostyTheSnowman'': Sara Simple from ''WesternAnimation/TheLegendOfFrostyTheSnowman'' is AmbiguouslyBrown.



* ''WesternAnimation/TheLoudHouse'' has Lincoln and his family being white except for Lucy who has pale skin resembling a lighter shade of gray, Clyde being black with gay parents, and of course, the Casagrandes as a Hispanic family with CJ having a Down syndrome.
* ''WesternAnimation/TotallySpies'' has Alex as a mixed-race main character ([[AmbiguouslyBrown dark in complexion]], racially half-white, though [[SeriesContinuityError/WesternAnimation later changed to be non-white]]), and Britney as an Asian-looking recurring character. The only black villain is an Afro-imitating, '80s-obsessed dude named Boogie Gus. There are also a couple more notable minority characters here and there at times. It's not uncommon for white girls to be paired with guys of all kinds of skin colors in the show, though.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheLoudHouse'' has Lincoln and his family being white except for Lucy who has pale skin resembling a lighter shade of gray, Clyde being black with gay parents, and of course, the Casagrandes as a Hispanic family with CJ having a Down syndrome.
* ''WesternAnimation/TotallySpies'' has Alex as a mixed-race main character ([[AmbiguouslyBrown dark in complexion]], racially half-white, though [[SeriesContinuityError/WesternAnimation later changed to be non-white]]), and Britney as an Asian-looking recurring character. The only black villain is an Afro-imitating, Afro-bearing, '80s-obsessed dude named Boogie Gus. There are also a couple more notable minority characters here and there at times. It's not uncommon for white girls to be paired with guys of all kinds of skin colors in the show, though.


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* ''ComicStrip/{{Peanuts}}'':
** It wasn't immune. Franklin joined the cast in a nod to the court-ordered busing that was going on at the time. As Creator/ChrisRock points out, he was the only one in the cast without any distinct personality. In one interview, Schulz admitted that he really didn't know what to do with Franklin, since he had no experience with black children. Ironically, the producers of one of the ''Peanuts'' animated specials found a role for Franklin [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mO6ccX90HNI&feature=related here]]. Amusingly, cartoonists of Schulz's generation were not taught how to draw black characters without making them look like grotesque stereotypes, so for Franklin, Schulz just drew a "white" kid and then gave him curly black hair and lines across his face to symbolize dark skin.
** Snoopy's Beagle Scouts are a group of birds consisting of Woodstock and [[YouALLLookFamiliar birds who are identical to Woodstock]]... except for the one called Raymond, who is noticeably darker than his peers.
* ComicBook/MonicasGang had a few. The main gang had a black kid and a mute kid (who had been described as deaf as well), then added one that due to his inspiration ([[WriteWhoYouKnow the creator's son]]) [[http://i1.wp.com/100jabuticabas.com.br/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/MS_Ninbus.jpeg?resize=600%2C400 is ambiguously Asian]], and both a blind girl and a wheelchair-using boy as well. The gang in a country setting has among its hillbillies an Asian man (a nod to the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_Brazilian the huge Japanese-descended community]]).
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* ''{{Film/Coneheads}}'': {{Creator/Sinbad}} and [[Series/SaturdayNightLive Tim Meadows]] are the film's only actors of color with speaking parts. Meadows also plays the only non-white Conehead who is shown.

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* While the 2006 historical film ''Film/{{Flyboys}}'' was already heavily criticized for its historical inaccuracies relating to its World War I setting, one of the more amusing ones came from the film's fictional Token Minority, Eugene Skinner, a black boxer who joined the squadron to 'pay back' his adopted homeland. Mainly because the end of the movie showed a picture of the real-life squadron which was composed of exactly zero minorities. A rare moment where a film actually seems proud to reveal when it didn't do its research. Wiki/TheOtherWiki's [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flyboys_%28film%29 entry on the film]] points out that the film confuses the Lafayette Escadrille with the Lafayette Flying Corps with whom Eugene Bullard (the real person Skinner was based on) actually flew.

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* While the 2006 historical film ''Film/{{Flyboys}}'' was already heavily criticized for its historical inaccuracies relating to its World War I setting, one of the more amusing ones came from the film's fictional Token Minority, Eugene Skinner, a black boxer who joined the squadron to 'pay back' "pay back" his adopted homeland. Mainly because the end of the movie showed a picture of the real-life squadron which was composed of exactly zero minorities. A rare moment where a film actually seems proud to reveal when it didn't do its research. Wiki/TheOtherWiki's [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flyboys_%28film%29 entry on the film]] points out that the film confuses the Lafayette Escadrille with the Lafayette Flying Corps with whom Eugene Bullard (the real person Skinner was based on) actually flew.



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* ''ComicStrip/{{Peanuts}}'':
** It wasn't immune. Franklin joined the cast in a nod to the court-ordered busing that was going on at the time. As Creator/ChrisRock points out, he was the only one in the cast without any distinct personality. In one interview, Schulz admitted that he really didn't know what to do with Franklin, since he had no experience with black children. Ironically, the producers of one of the ''Peanuts'' animated specials found a role for Franklin [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mO6ccX90HNI&feature=related here]]. Amusingly, cartoonists of Schulz's generation were not taught how to draw black characters without making them look like grotesque stereotypes, so for Franklin, Schulz just drew a "white" kid and then gave him curly black hair and lines across his face to symbolize dark skin.
** Snoopy's Beagle Scouts are a group of birds consisting of Woodstock and [[YouALLLookFamiliar birds who are identical to Woodstock]]... except for the one called Raymond, who is noticeably darker than his peers.
* ComicBook/MonicasGang had a few. The main gang had a black kid and a mute kid (who had been described as deaf as well), then added one that due to his inspiration ([[WriteWhoYouKnow the creator's son]]) [[http://i1.wp.com/100jabuticabas.com.br/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/MS_Ninbus.jpeg?resize=600%2C400 is ambiguously Asian]], and both a blind girl and a wheelchair-using boy as well. The gang in a country setting has among its hillbillies an Asian man (a nod to the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_Brazilian the huge Japanese-descended community]]).
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* ''WebAnimation/DCSuperheroGirls'' has Bumblebee (who is black) and Katana (who is Japanese) as the two non-white main characters.
* Parodied in ''Machinima/EverySimsMachinimaEverParody'' where it's mentioned that the GirlPosse consists of "Madylynne the bully and her token black friend, Jessica". This is LeaningOnTheFourthWall about how a lot of ''Sims'' machinimas sparingly feature non-white Sims.
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** Krissy Diggs, a.k.a. That Chick With The Goggles, was the only black person on any of the sites (doesn't help that her video postings are extremely sporadic). That is until WebVideo/TheRapCritic was added. Krissy is now (as of January 2011) off the site, leaving Rap Critic as the TokenBlack.

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** Krissy Diggs, a.k.a. That Chick With The with the Goggles, was the only black person on any of the sites (doesn't help that her video postings are extremely sporadic). That is until WebVideo/TheRapCritic was added. Krissy is now (as of January 2011) off the site, leaving Rap Critic as the TokenBlack.



** Ma-Ti, the only non-white hero in WebVideo/SuburbanKnights.
* WebVideo/TheGamingPixie and MikeMaverick are the only two black people on ReviewersUnknown.

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** Ma-Ti, the only non-white hero in WebVideo/SuburbanKnights.
''WebVideo/SuburbanKnights''.
* WebVideo/TheGamingPixie and MikeMaverick are the only two black people on ReviewersUnknown.Website/ReviewersUnknown.



* ''WebAnimation/DCSuperheroGirls'' has Bumblebee (who is black) and Katana (who is Japanese) as the two non-white main characters.
* Parodied in ''WebVideo/EverySimsMachinimaEverParody'' where it's mentioned that the GirlPosse consists of "Madylynne the bully and her token black friend, Jessica". This is LeaningOnTheFourthWall about how a lot of ''Sims'' machinimas sparingly feature non-white Sims.



* Parodied in Token Black (formerly named Token Williams), the only black kid in ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark''. Part of the joke is that all the other characters think he's the token ''rich'' character -- the only one to regularly call attention to Token's blackness is Cartman, who has been shown in other contexts to be [[PoliticallyIncorrectVillain quite racist]]. And his parents own the Hooters {{expy}} restaurant Raisins. Which is done as a deliberate subversion of this trope.

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* ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'':
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Parodied in Token Black (formerly named Token Williams), the only black kid in ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark''.kid. Part of the joke is that all the other characters think he's the token ''rich'' character -- the only one to regularly call attention to Token's blackness is Cartman, who has been shown in other contexts to be [[PoliticallyIncorrectVillain quite racist]]. And his parents own the Hooters {{expy}} restaurant Raisins. Which is done as a deliberate subversion of this trope.



* ''{{WesternAnimation/Superfriends}}'' was notorious for that kind of character, with a bunch of obviously non-white superheroes; Apache Chief (Native American), Black Vulcan (African-American), Samurai (Asian) and El Dorado (Latino). The final season tried to address the black issue by replacing Black Vulcan with Comicbook/{{Cyborg}} of the ComicBook/TeenTitans, a character that Marv Wolfman and George Perez worked hard to create as a legitimate original character.

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* ''{{WesternAnimation/Superfriends}}'' ''WesternAnimation/{{Superfriends}}'' was notorious for that kind of character, with a bunch of obviously non-white superheroes; Apache Chief (Native American), Black Vulcan (African-American), Samurai (Asian) and El Dorado (Latino). The final season tried to address the black issue by replacing Black Vulcan with Comicbook/{{Cyborg}} of the ComicBook/TeenTitans, a character that Marv Wolfman and George Perez worked hard to create as a legitimate original character.






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* A variation of this features in the ''Fanfic/InfinityCrisis'' spin-off ''New Charges'', when Miles Morales/Spider-Man becomes the only hero in Freeland whose powers don't focus on using and manipulating electrical energy in some manner.
* The ''Anime/{{Pokemon}}'' fic ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/3866733/1/Sinnoh-League-Trials-of-the-Heart Trials of the Heart]]''- which depicts a timeline where Ash and Misty have been dating since Ash started at Sinnoh- gives Misty an interesting example of this; while her speciality is Water-type Pokémon, she has acquired a Pikachu in her travels that she nicknamed 'Elektra', although Misty only captured Elektra so that Elektra could be with Ash's Pikachu rather than just catching a Pikachu because she felt like it.


* Poor Niall Horan of ''Music/OneDirection''. Simply known as "The Irish One" by non-directorners. He's also the only blond. Zayn Malik, meanwhile, is the only non-member of the group.

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* Poor Niall Horan of ''Music/OneDirection''. Simply known as "The Irish One" by non-directorners. He's also the only blond. Zayn Malik, meanwhile, is the only non-member non-white member of the group.


** John Stewart, the black Green Lantern. Less "token" because not only does he have the [[LegacyCharacter same]] ''nom de guerre'' as a major member of the original team, but he has worked with the League in a number of stories in the comics when he was Hal Jordan's backup, thus giving the character's inclusion some credibility. Furthermore, in the ''Unlimited'' phase of the series, the producers strove to dilute the issue by bringing in many of DC's other minority superheroes like Mr. Terrific, Vixen, Steel and Doctor Light. Note that, save for Batman and Superman, both of whom had a previous series unto themselves in the DCAU, John Stewart is the most featured character in the DCAU, having the most Limelight episodes on ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'' and getting a good amount of plot in ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueUnlimited''. He got so much screen time that many older fans expressed confusion as why did the 2011 movie version of GreenLantern ''wasn't'' black.

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** John Stewart, the black Green Lantern. Less "token" because not only does he have the [[LegacyCharacter same]] ''nom de guerre'' as a major member of the original team, but he has worked with the League in a number of stories in the comics when he was Hal Jordan's backup, thus giving the character's inclusion some credibility. Furthermore, in the ''Unlimited'' phase of the series, the producers strove to dilute the issue by bringing in many of DC's other minority superheroes like Mr. Terrific, Vixen, Steel and Doctor Light. Note that, save for Batman and Superman, both of whom had a previous series unto themselves in the DCAU, John Stewart is the most featured character in the DCAU, having the most Limelight episodes on ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'' and getting a good amount of plot in ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueUnlimited''. He got so much screen time that many older fans expressed confusion as why did the 2011 movie version of GreenLantern Film/GreenLantern ''wasn't'' black.


* Inverted in ''VideoGame/Yakuza0''. In a game set in Japan with an all-Japanese cast, Bacchus stands out as the only white American. There's also Lao Gui, the sole Chinese character in the game.

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* Inverted in ''VideoGame/Yakuza0''. In a game set in Japan with an all-Japanese cast, Bacchus stands out as the only white American. American (not counting the occasional extra during his substories and in the Coliseum.) There's also Lao Gui, the sole Chinese character in the game.


* Inverted in ''VideoGame/Yakuza0''. In a game set in Japan with an all-Japanese cast, Bacchus stands out as the only white American.

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* Inverted in ''VideoGame/Yakuza0''. In a game set in Japan with an all-Japanese cast, Bacchus stands out as the only white American. There's also Lao Gui, the sole Chinese character in the game.

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* Inverted in ''VideoGame/Yakuza0''. In a game set in Japan with an all-Japanese cast, Bacchus stands out as the only white American.

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