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** The male villain can't handle a 15 year old girl and when a Huntress appears, turns over the fight to his pilot, a woman with superior fighting abilities to himself. A man is in charge of the combat academy and is probably very badass but it's mostly his side kick, a woman, who sees the action while he sits back playing the EccentricMentor. The story's two student teams are a team of four girls and a team of two girls, two boys. One boy is badass but lets his GenkiGirl childhood friend take the lead and the other boy is PluckyComicRelief. He's hinted to be potentially powerful but for now keeps getting saved by the girls. So far, the number of actions girls are double the number of action boys.
** Later volumes start to [[DownplayedTrope downplay]] this trope. Newly introduced student teams tend to be more gender-balanced, and thus more action guys like Sun, Neptune, and Mercury show up, and even the PluckyComicRelief Jaune gets more competent over time. On the mentor side, Professor Oobleck initially seems to strictly be TheSmartGuy, but is actually ''very'' dangerous when the chips are down, and then there's [[CoolUncle Qrow]], who may be the most skilled Huntsman around. And there's [[FrontlineGeneral General Ironwood]]. On the villainous side, the aforementioned male villain turns out to be far more dangerous in combat than he initially seemed, and is actually more than a match for the 15 year old. And then there's the deadly Adam and Tyrian. Overall, there are still more action girls than action guys, but not by too many.

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** The male villain can't handle a 15 year old girl and when a Huntress appears, turns over the fight to his pilot, a woman with superior fighting abilities to himself. A man is in charge of the combat academy and is probably very badass but it's mostly his side kick, a woman, who sees the action while he sits back playing the EccentricMentor. The story's two student teams are a team of four girls and a team of two girls, two boys. One boy is badass but lets his GenkiGirl childhood friend take the lead and the other boy is PluckyComicRelief. He's hinted to be potentially powerful but for now keeps getting saved by the girls. Even the bad guys have three {{Dark Action Girl}}s. So far, the number of actions action girls are double the number of action boys.
** Later volumes start to [[DownplayedTrope downplay]] this trope. Newly introduced student teams tend to be more gender-balanced, and thus more action guys like Sun, Neptune, and Mercury show up, and even the PluckyComicRelief Jaune gets more competent over time. On the mentor side, Professor Oobleck initially seems to strictly be TheSmartGuy, but is actually ''very'' dangerous when the chips are down, and then there's [[CoolUncle Qrow]], who may be the most skilled Huntsman around. And there's [[FrontlineGeneral General Ironwood]]. On the villainous side, the aforementioned male villain turns out to be far more dangerous in combat than he initially seemed, and is actually more than a match for the 15 year old. And then there's the deadly Adam and Tyrian. And in Volume 6, Maria Calavera, who ''was'' an action girl but is currently a CoolOldLady. Overall, there are still more action girls than action guys, but not by too many.


* In ''Anime/KillLaKill'', you've got the female protagonist, her female rival, her female best friend, the female member of the Elite Four, the female BigBad, and her female [[TheDragon Dragon]]. The former two and latter two are the most powerful characters in the series, and the others are just as strong as their male counterparts. The only notable male fighters are the two main members of Nudist Beach and two of the Elite Four.

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* In ''Anime/KillLaKill'', you've got the female protagonist, her female rival, protagonist Ryuko Matoi, her female best friend, friend Mako Mankanshoku, her female rival and BigBad Satsuki Kiryuin, the female member of the Elite Four, Four Nonon Jakuzure, the female BigBad, GreaterScopeVillain[[spoiler:/[[ManBehindTheMan true]] BigBad]] Ragyo Kiryuin, and her female [[TheDragon Dragon]].CoDragons Nui Harime and Rei Hououmaru. The former two and latter two are the most powerful characters in the series, and the others are just as strong as their male counterparts. The only notable male fighters are the two main members of Nudist Beach and two of the Elite Four.



* ''Anime/{{Noir}}'', not is only almost every member of the cast some kind of badass assassin, but most of the cast is also female.

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* In ''Anime/{{Noir}}'', not is only almost every member of the cast some kind of badass assassin, but most of the cast is also female.


* ''Franchise/TheDCU'' has a number of female-focussed alternate universes. Several of the most recent are Earth-11 of the main DC multiverse, which is basically "Earth-GenderFlip"; the ''Toys/AmeComiGirls'' universe, based on a statue line featuring DC female characters and Gender Flipped versions of male characters in an anime-influenced style; the ''ComicBook/DCComicsBombshells'' universe, a WeirdHistoricalWar alternate version of UsefulNotes/WorldWarII featuring versions of various female DC heroes and villains, which was derived from a series of variant covers and statues reimagining them in a 1940s-pin-up art style; and the ''ComicBook/GothamCityGarage'' universe, a post-apocalyptic alternate dimension where ComicBook/{{Supergirl}}, ComicBook/{{Batgirl}}, Franchise/WonderWoman and other female heroes fight back against ComicBook/LexLuthor's tyrannical rule.

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* ''Franchise/TheDCU'' has a number of female-focussed alternate universes. Several of the most recent are Earth-11 of the main DC multiverse, which is basically "Earth-GenderFlip"; the ''Toys/AmeComiGirls'' universe, based on a statue line featuring DC female characters and Gender Flipped versions of male characters in an anime-influenced style; the ''ComicBook/DCComicsBombshells'' universe, a WeirdHistoricalWar alternate version of UsefulNotes/WorldWarII featuring versions of various female DC heroes and villains, which was derived from a series of variant covers and statues reimagining them in a 1940s-pin-up art style; and the ''ComicBook/GothamCityGarage'' universe, a post-apocalyptic alternate dimension where ComicBook/{{Supergirl}}, ComicBook/{{Batgirl}}, Franchise/WonderWoman and other female heroes fight back against ComicBook/LexLuthor's tyrannical rule. An older and never fully realized one due to cancellation after a single comic was ''ComicBook/WonderWomanAndTheStarRiders'', where every single character is a magical action girl.


* ''Anime/VariableGeo'' centers around a women's-only MMA competition for waitresses. As such, the cast is predominantly female and all of them are trained in a broad range of [[SupernaturalMartialArts fighting skills.]] The only noteworthy males are [[TheDragon Damian]] and the mysterious [[DirtyOldMan old]] [[BadassGrandpa master]], who offers [[TheProtagonist Yuka]] advice.

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* ''Anime/VariableGeo'' centers around a women's-only MMA competition for waitresses. As such, the cast is predominantly female and all of them are trained in a broad range of [[SupernaturalMartialArts fighting skills.]] The only noteworthy males are [[TheDragon Damian]] and the mysterious [[DirtyOldMan old]] [[BadassGrandpa master]], dirty-minded]] OldMaster, who offers [[TheProtagonist Yuka]] advice.


* ''Anime/TenchiMuyo'', with a full cast of super powered heroines... and only two males, Tenchi and his grandfather [[spoiler: the legendary Juraian prince, Yosho]], worth mentioning. He and the others often have to rely on [[MadScientist Washuu's]] reality warping scientific genius, [[SpacePirate Ryoko's]] raw power and tenacity, and [[TheOjou Ayeka's]] Juraian powers to save them. Then there's the spiritual embodiment of Jurai's greatest battleship [[LadyOfWar Tsunami]], queen of the universe (by proxy of Jurai) Funaho, and captain of the royal guard [[CloudCuckooLander Misaki]]. With women like these running the show, [[StealthPun who needs Tenchi, indeed.]]

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* ''Anime/TenchiMuyo'', with a full cast of super powered heroines... and only two males, Tenchi and his grandfather [[spoiler: the legendary Juraian prince, Yosho]], worth mentioning. He and the others often have to rely on [[MadScientist Washuu's]] reality warping scientific genius, [[SpacePirate Ryoko's]] raw power and tenacity, and [[TheOjou Ayeka's]] Juraian powers to save them. Then there's the spiritual embodiment of Jurai's greatest battleship [[LadyOfWar Tsunami]], queen empress of the universe (by proxy of Jurai) Jurai, Funaho, and captain of the royal guard [[CloudCuckooLander Misaki]]. With women like these running the show, [[StealthPun who needs Tenchi, indeed.]]


[-[[caption-width-right:350:In Roanapur, something ''else'' is a girl's best friend.]]-]

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[-[[caption-width-right:350:In Roanapur, [[Manga/BlackLagoon Roanapur]], something ''else'' is a girl's best friend.]]-]


* ''VideoGame/SenranKagura'' has a cast comprising entirely of [[JigglePhysics bouncy]] female ninjas, every one of them a badass. In-story, it's not like men can't becomes Shinobi (in fact two retired men are important support characters), it's just the handful of focus students for each school happen to be female.

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* ''VideoGame/SenranKagura'' has a cast comprising entirely of [[JigglePhysics bouncy]] female ninjas, every one of them a badass. In-story, it's not like men can't becomes become Shinobi (in fact two retired men are important support characters), it's just that the handful of focus students for each school happen to be female.


* ''TabletopGame/MachoWomenWithGuns'', [[CaptainObvious obviously]].

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* ''TabletopGame/MachoWomenWithGuns'', [[CaptainObvious [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin obviously]].


* ''VideoGame/SuperHeroineChronicle'' is an upcoming ''VideoGame/SuperRobotWars'' style game featuring characters from various female-led anime series.

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* ''VideoGame/SuperHeroineChronicle'' is an upcoming a ''VideoGame/SuperRobotWars'' style game featuring characters from various female-led anime series.series.
* ''VideoGame/ArcanaHeart'' certainly qualifies, as every playable character (and one or two bosses) in its roster is female and capable of holding her own in battle.

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* In ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyXI'', whether it was intentional or not, the main NPC protagonist of ''every'' major expansion has been female. [[PirateGirl Lion]] in launch and ''Rise of the Zilart'', [[BareFistedMonk Prishe]] in ''Chains of Promathia'', [[MarionetteMaster Aphmau]] in ''Treasures of Aht Urhgan'', [[DanceBattler Lilisette]] in ''Wings of the Goddess'', [[BadassBookworm Arciela]] in ''Seekers of Adoulin'', and [[TheApprentice Iroha]] in ''Rhapsodies of Vana'diel''. Let alone other fan favorite characters like [[BreakoutCharacter Shantotto]], [[MasterSwordsman Curilla]], and [[{{Samurai}} Ayame]].


* In ''Film/KillBill'', most of the female characters do some major ass kicking.

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* In ''Film/KillBill'', most of the female characters do some major ass kicking. Notably, Bill's old assassination squad was majority women; the only other man aside from Bill on the team was his brother Budd.


When you have only a small squadron of badass women, that's an AmazonBrigade. When nearly every man and woman and maybe even some kids are badass and the numbers are fairly equal, that's a WorldOfBadass. '''This trope is not about the women of a WorldOfBadass;''' rather, it is when the numbers are decisively tilted in the women's favor.

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When you have only a small squadron of badass women, that's an AmazonBrigade. When nearly every man and woman and maybe even some kids are badass and the numbers are fairly equal, that's a WorldOfBadass. '''This trope is not about the women of a WorldOfBadass;''' rather, it is when the numbers are decisively tilted in the women's favor. \n MilitaryMoe is a subtrope of this, a setting with cute girls in military-like situations.


* In the ''{{Discworld}}'' of Creator/AAPessimal, 90% of the action in the Assassins' Guild takes place around women, both schoolpupils and graduate Lady Assassins. WordOfGod is that the author did not intend this - where male Assassins appear they are every bit as lethal and well-honed as the girls. It's just that he finds women are more fun to write. this extends to his Thieves, Fools' Guild alumni (largely circus performers who were very reluctantly allowed Fools' Guild training and membership, despite the handicap of being born female) and of course Witches. What emerges is a very definite sisterhood of World of Action girls, of all nationalities.

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* In the ''{{Discworld}}'' ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'' of Creator/AAPessimal, 90% of the action in the Assassins' Guild takes place around women, both schoolpupils and graduate Lady Assassins. WordOfGod is that the author did not intend this - where male Assassins appear they are every bit as lethal and well-honed as the girls. It's just that he finds women are more fun to write. this extends to his Thieves, Fools' Guild alumni (largely circus performers who were very reluctantly allowed Fools' Guild training and membership, despite the handicap of being born female) and of course Witches. What emerges is a very definite sisterhood of World of Action girls, of all nationalities.


* Considering it's a mass GenderFlip of ''RomanceOfTheThreeKingdoms'', ''VisualNovel/KoihimeMusou'' definitely fits this trope.

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* Considering it's a mass GenderFlip of ''RomanceOfTheThreeKingdoms'', ''Literature/RomanceOfTheThreeKingdoms'', ''VisualNovel/KoihimeMusou'' definitely fits this trope.

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* In ''Film/KillBill'', most of the female characters do some major ass kicking.

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