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  • Azur Lane:
    • This is somewhat the norm when building fleets, especially as certain minor nations' rosters have much less variety than others. Some ships' abilities even encourage mixing (like the Black Prince).
    • And of course you have the Azur Lane (the Allies in World War II) made up of Eagle Union (the USA), Royal Navy (the British Empire), Iris Libre (Free French), the Dragon Empery (Imperial, Nationalist, and Communist China), the Northern Union (the USSR) and the New Sakura Empire. Also the appropriately named Crimson Axis - the Sakura Empire (Imperial Japan), the Ironblood (Imperial and Nazi Germany), the Vichya Dominion (Vichy France) and the Sardegna Empire (Fascist Italy).
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  • The four heroes of Crisis Beat, consisting of American Cowboy Cop Eiji Garland, Belgian supermodel Julia Jefferson, Russian Special Forces operative Keneth Kurova, and British karate expert Yan Fei-Hsu. Bonus points for Eiji being of Japanese descent, while Yan's implied to be Chinese as well.
  • Exaggerated by Fur Fighters, which has a multinational and multi-species team comprised of a heroic Scottish Old Soldier dog, an English baby dragon (who is an expert with firearms and guerrilla combat despite being literally born yesterday), a Chinese red panda who acts as The Smart Guy, a dumb Butt-Monkey Australian kangaroo, a snooty French cat and a breezy, laid-back penguin from Argentina.
  • The Legend of Zelda:
    • Ocarina of Time: In universe example with the 6/7 Sages. Rauru (Ancient Hylian), Saria (Kokiri), Darunia (Goron), Ruto (Zora), Nabooru (Gerudo), Impa (Sheikah), and Zelda (Modern Hylian).
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    • Breath of the Wild: The Champions meant to lead the charge against Ganon included representatives from each major race in Hyrule: Zelda and Link are Hylian, Mipha was Zora, Daruk was Goron, Revali was Rito, and Urbosa was Gerudo. The only races not represented were the Sheikah and the Koroks (though the Sheikah did provide all the technology used in the battle, while it's hard to imagine the Koroks being capable of physical combat).
  • In Broken Sword the player usually controls George Stobbart (American) and Nico Collard (French). The games quite frequently take place in France, but also in other countries. A common theme is that people underestimate George's intelligence because of the stereotype of American tourists, which often results in Nico having to step in.
  • In Super Robot Wars Original Generation series the squad is pretty multinational, though it seems to mostly be made up of Japanese, German, and Americans.
  • FOXHOUND, Dead Cell, Cobra Unit and the Beauty and the Beast unit from Metal Gear Solid 1,2, 3 and 4, respectively as well as the Winds of Destruction from Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, are rare villainous examples of these, even though the first two were technically American military units.
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    • FOXHOUND: Liquid Snake (British), Sniper Wolf (Kurd), Psycho Mantis (Russian), Vulcan Raven (Inuit), Decoy Octopus (Mexican), and for the purposes of this trope: Revolver Ocelot (Russian).
    • Dead Cell: Solidus Snake (American), Fatman (American), Vamp (Romanian), German, Vietnamese and an American (the latter three start the game dead though).
    • Cobra Unit: The Boss (American), The Sorrow (Russian), The Fury (Russian), The End (Russian/Ukrainian), French/Canadian/French-Canadian, possibly Brazil.
    • B&B Corps: Laughing Octopus (Scandinavian), Raging Raven (Indonesian), Crying Wolf (African) and Screaming Mantis (South American).
    • The Winds of Destruction: Senator Armstrong (American), Mistral (French-Algerian), Monsoon (Cambodian), Jetstream Sam (Japanese-Brazilian), Sundowner (American), Khamsin (American).
  • The Fiendish Five, the Klaww Gang and Le Paradox's gang from the Sly Cooper series are also villainous examples. The Cooper Gang by the third game is this, though the original members are American.
    • The Fiendish Five: Welsh frog, Cajun alligator, American bulldog, Chinese panda and an owl who predates recorded history.
    • The Klaww Gang: French iguana, Indian tiger, Czech spider, Canadian bison, British parrot, and British tiger who ends up betraying everyone including them.
    • Le Paradox's gang: Cuban tiger, Russian armadillo, American bear, Dutch mouse, British elephant and a French skunk.
    • Cooper Gang: The aforementioned Chinese panda and French iguana, an Aboriginal koala and a Dutch mouse with the occasional help from a Hispanic fox.
  • Team Peregrine Falcon/Sparrow from the Metal Slug games: Marco Rossi is racially Italian American, Tarma Roving is British, Trevor Spacey is Korean, Fiolina Germi is Italian (from Genoa), Eri Kasamoto is Japanese and Nadia Cassel is French.
    • Rebel Army as well has General Donald Morden who is Canadian, and his American second-in-command Allen O'Neal.
  • RED and BLU from Team Fortress 2 are staffed by Bostonian (the Scout), a Texan (the Engineer), a Midwesterner (the Soldier), a German (the Medic), a Scotsman (indeed, a Black Scottish Cyclops) (the Demoman), an Australian ( or rather, a New Zealander) (the Sniper), a Russian (the Heavy), a Frenchman (the Spy), and... the Pyro..
  • The Jagged Alliance games allow players to hire mercenaries from around the world. Subverted and possibly deconstructed, however, in that some mercs will not work with other mercs specifically because of their nationalities. Just two examples out of many, Steroid (Polish) won't work with the Russian mercs due to the two countries'... shall we say "less than stellar" relationship, and Scope (British) and Micky (Irish) won't get along either, for reasons you can probably guess. The negative effects from this can be as minor as lower morale, to as bad as mercs refusing future contracts to even quitting your team on the spot.
  • Despite the protagonists of Left 4 Dead being all pretty obviously American, they represent different slices of the population — a young black professional; a young, somewhat ethnic-looking white female college student; a not-so-young white biker dude; and an aging white military vet. Justified, in that that lineup is pretty much your average Zombie Apocalypse film Four-survior band. And Left 4 Dead is essentially an interactive zombie film.
    • Left 4 Dead 2 takes place in the deep South, and features characters that, like the first game, portray different slices of life so that almost every player ends up identifying with at least one character. The survivors include a black, middle-aged, and overweight high-school football coach, a white, young, redneck auto-mechanic, a black female news anchor, and a white escaped convict.
  • XCOM recruits from around the world, with recruit names randomly drawn from British/American (hard to distinguish), German, French, Japanese, and Russian pools. The soldiers themselves all suck about equally.
    • In the sequel, Terror From The Deep, the Japanese names are changed to Spanish. They are probably easier to distinguish by the European/American players.
    • The Firaxis remake has this as well, also adding the soldier's national flag on the uniform. However, the game allows you to change the appearance and name of any soldier, so there's nothing preventing a man with a Japanese name to look like a Scary Black Man. Furthermore, all soldiers have standard American accents despite their nationality.note  The Updated Re-release, Enemy Within, does offer more than just standard American accents, which some contain Spanish, French, Russian.
    • XCOM: Chimera Squad is unique in that the titular squad's ranks are not only made up of humans, but aliens who have integrated into human society after the war. As a result, the squad's Agents include six humans, two human-alien Hybrids, a Sectoid, a Viper, and a Muton.
  • Task Force 141 in Modern Warfare 2 (and the proto-141 seen at the end of CoD4) in the is made up of US, British, Canadian and Australian specops troops (befitting how such a unit would probably be made up if simply due to population, about 90% of the troops seem to be British or American, you have to look hard for the Canadians and Aussies). A horrible subversion occurs in Modern Warfare 2 when it is revealed that The American General in charge of the unit was using it as part of a plan that included the orchestrating of a major war that he would emerge from as a hero. And this plan includes murdering most of TF141, so that there will be no "loose ends".
  • In Mass Effect, Shepard's squad consists of two humans, a turian, a quarian, a krogan and an asari.
    • In the second game, it's bumped up to three humans (Five with DLC), a turian, a salarian, an asari, a quarian, a krogan, a drell and a geth
    • The third game reduces the number of available squadmates for a better focus. You now have two humans, a turian, an asari, a quarian, an AI (non-geth), and (with a DLC) a Prothean.
    • Mass Effect: Andromeda has the human Ryder teamed up with two other humans, a turian, an asari, and a krogan for squadmates. A salarian is the pilot of their starship Tempest.
  • The Psychonauts seem to be this: of the four adults seen in the game, one is German and the other is Brazilian. It's a bit harder to tell since the main cast is made of students, all of whom seem to be American (except for the Canadian Chops). Plus the whole technicolor skintones thing. And there's the Russian kid.
  • In the Silent Storm series, the Allied and Axis special forces unit are manned by soldiers from Allied/Axis countries, with some from Allied/Axis-linked countries with a few joining them due to neutrality/"own country being a douche in standing up for itself"/"I think the Allies/Axis forces can help my own country be free" issues. One of them is a British from Northern Ireland who joined the Axis special forces unit due to her father's execution by the British as an IRA rebel.
    • In Silent Storm Sentinels, you get to choose from a combination of the soldiers from both sides of the previous game, since the war is over by that time.
    • In Hammer and Sickle, you recruit squad members as you go, and they are also multinational, as you travel all over Europe.
  • In the H-game Dyogrammaton, DAKT is part of a UN response to an alien invasion, with team members from the United States, Japan, Italy, China, and Russia.
  • Halo, despite technically taking place in a One World Order setting:
    • Though there are only accents to go by, the Pillar of Autumn in Halo: Combat Evolved has what sound like American, Mexican, English, Scottish and Australian soldiers aboard.
    • The members of Noble Team in Halo: Reach have a large variety of ethnic backgrounds (and accents).
  • Dragon Age:
    • Dragon Age: Origins has your NPCs representing all the different races and power factions present in and around Ferelden: Alistair (the Templars and nobility), Wynne (the Circle), Sten (the Qunari), Oghren (the dwarves), Zevran (the elves), Shale (a golem), Leliana (the Chantry perspective) and, finally, Morrigan, who's just out for herself. Leliana is also Orlesian, and Zevran is from Antiva.
    • The Dragon Age: Origins – Awakening expansion has Anders (see below), Justice (a spirit of the Fade), Nathaniel (a disgraced Fereldan noble), Oghren (see above), Sigrun (a casteless dwarf), and Velanna (a Dalish elf).
    • Dragon Age II has you recruit team members in Kirkwall, which is overfilled with refugees from the Blight. You have Hawke's sibling (a Fereldan with roots in Kirkwall), Anders (a Fereldan mage with roots in the Anderfels), Aveline (a Fereldan warrior whose father was Orlesian), Fenris (an elf from Tevinter), Isabela (a Rivaini pirate), Merrill (a Dalish elf), Sebastian (a Chantry brother from Starkhaven), and Varric (a dwarf). The "Mark of the Assassin" DLC also adds a temporary companion in the form of Tallis (a Qunari elf).
    • The Dragon Age: Inquisition team includes Varric again, Cassandra (a Nevarran Chantry soldier), the Iron Bull (a Qunari mercenary), Vivienne (an Orlesian Circle Mage), Dorian (a disillusioned Tevinter mage), Cole (a Fade spirit), Sera (a Fereldan City Elf) and Solas (an Elven apostate of unknown origins). Your NPC advisers are Leliana (see above), Cullen (a Ferelden Templar), and Josephine (an Antivan diplomat).
  • Fallout Tactics: Brotherhood of Steel allows you to recruit squadmates from a number of races from all over the wasteland after completing certain objectives. This includes humans, super mutants (large green humanoids mutated by a virus), ghouls (radiation-mutated humans, deathclaws (massive beasts with large claws), dogs, and humanoid robots.
  • In Star Wars: The Old Republic the companions the player has depends on the class they choose. Usually its two humans, two or three aliens and a droid. Most notable is the Republic Trooper's Havok Squad, which (not counting the player) consists of only one human (who happens to be an Imperial defector) while the others consist of three aliens (a Cathar, a Weequay and a Gand) and an assault droid.
  • Dungeons & Dragons-based video games habitually have your Player Party made up of people from any number of species (usually the core races — human, elf, half-elf, dwarf, halfling, gnome, or half-orc — but more recent titles have gotten more creative). Special mention goes to the Icewind Dale series and Neverwinter Nights 2: Storm of Zehir, which allowed you to hand-craft your own party. In the latter a lore-minded player might create a drow warlock from Ched Nasad, a human fighter from Damara, a fire genasi wizard from Unther, or a halfling paladin from Luiren, with whatever justification they feel fits the bill.
  • All three factions in the cancelled Generals 2 are this, including the GLA. The European Union is naturally made up of member European states, the Asian-Pacific Alliance are made up of several Asian countries lead by China, and the Global Liberation Army's members come from Third-World conflict zones or just about anywhere, turning them more into Western Terrorists and thus, global (they still have mid-eastern members though). Here's an explanation about the GLA's change into a more diverse faction.
  • Binary Domain features the Rust Crew team consisting of folks from United States, UK, a Chinese Action Girl, and a French robot.
  • Commandos: The protagonists are a crack team of British Army Commandos which include... an Irishman, an American, a Russian, two Frenchmen, an Australian, and two Englishmen. And that's the only thing about them that's bizarre.
  • The heroes of The Wonderful 101 are made up of ordinary citizens from many different countries (including some that might not even exist like Atlantis). Of the main characters, Wonder Red and Wonder Blue are both from the United States, Wonder Green is French, Wonder Pink is Romanian, Wonder Yellow is Russian, Wonder White is Japanese, and Wonder Black hails from India.
  • Code Name: S.T.E.A.M most prominently features Americans (Henry, Tom, Randolph, John, and the native Tiger Lily), but also brings us the Fox from Mexico, Queequeg from the South Pacific, and Califia from the Island of California. And that's not even getting into the characters hailing from the Land of Oz.
  • The cast of Overwatch consists of characters from all over the world. The characters thus far are: Tracer (British), Moira (Irish), Reaper (Hispanic-American), Widowmaker (French), Winston and Wrecking Ball (respectively a gorilla and hamster from a colony on the Moon), Pharah and Ana (Egyptian), Doomfist and Orisa (Nigerian, the latter a robot), Reinhardt and Bastion (German, the latter a robot), Symmetra (Indian), Torbjörn and Brigitte (Swedish), Kiriko, Hanzo, and Genji (Japanese, the latter a cyborg), Mercy (Swiss), Zenyatta and Ramattra (Nepalese robots), Zarya (Russian), McCree/Cassidy and Ashe (American Southwest), Soldier: 76 (American Midwest), Lúcio (Brazilian), Junkrat, Roadhog, and Junker Queen (Australian), Mei (Chinese), D.Va (Korean), Sombra (Mexican), Sigma (Dutch), Baptiste (Haitian), Echo (Singaporean robot), and Sojourn (Canadian).
  • Assassin's Creed: the Assassins and Templars in general qualify as this, though the composition of each group depends greatly on which game it is. In the first game, the Templars are the closest fit, comprised of both Saracens and Crusaders, and the Crusaders themselves include French, Germans, and English. In the Ezio Trilogy (Assassin's Creed II, Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood and Assassin's Creed: Revelations), we see Italians and Ottoman Turks as part of both the Assassins and the Templars. In Assassin's Creed III, the player character is half-Mohawk Native American and half-English, his mentor is a former slave, and the Assassin recruits include a French-Canadian, a German, and an Irishman. It gets more obvious in Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag since the Assassins there are much more visibly diverse: their Mentor is Mayan, your Assassin contacts include Englishmen, black Africans, and Taino, and the player character himself is explicitly Welsh. Opposite them, the Caribbean Templars are led by a Spaniard and include Englishmen, a Frenchmen, and a minor character who is Chinese. In Assassin's Creed Rogue, it's even more obvious—at the start of the game, the Colonial Assassins are led by a black African former slave (the same one from III, plus two others: one Haitian, one Trinidadian), two Irishmen (including the player character), a white American woman, and a Maliseet Native American. In Assassin's Creed Syndicate, you have two British gangster twins that just so happen to be affiliated with the Indian branch of the Assassins through one of their members. Expanded Universe material has Spanish, Chinese, Russian, Indian and Japanese representatives of the Assassin Brotherhood and the Templar Order respectively.
    • Special mention should also go to the crew of Edward Kenway's ship, the Jackdaw in Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag though everyone except for the quartermaster is unnamed, you're explicitly able to recruit unnamed NPCs in-game and they're relatively diverse, the most obvious being Spanish and Royal Navy sailors you can recruit after taking their ships and non-white pirates (presumably ex-slaves) you can rescue who will then join you, and language used seems to indicate some Italians as well. As mentioned before, above the captain of the Jackdaw is Welsh, and his two quartermasters over the course of the game are first black Trinidadian and then Irish.
    • The Hidden Ones and the Order of the Ancients in Assassin's Creed Origins have Greek, Egyptian, Persian and Roman members all across the known world. Assassin's Creed: Valhalla continues this trend with Europeans and Arabs present in both organizations.
  • The combat divisions in Sakura Wars each recruit people from all over the world (even if they all seem to be led by a Japanese man):
    • Tokyo Flower Division: Four Japanese (Ogami, Sakura, Sumire, Kanna), one Russian (Maria), one French (Iris), one Chinese (Kohran), one German (Leni), one Italian (Orihime).
    • Paris Flower Division: One Japanese (Ogami), three French (Erica, Glycine, Hanabinote ), one Vietnamese (Coquelicut), one Romanian (Lobelia).
    • New York Star Division (ironically the least diverse solely with regards to nationality): Two Japanese (Shinjiro, Subaru), three Americans (Gemini, Diana, Sagitta/Cheiron), one Mexican (Rika/Rosita).
    • The new Tokyo Flower Division: Four Japanese (Kamiyama, Sakura, Hatsuho, Azami), one Greek (Anastasia), one Luxembourger (Claris).
    • The soft reboot features multiple combat divisions in addition to the new Tokyo division, based out of Shanghai, London, and Berlin. The anime series based on this game also introduces another division from Moscow.
  • HuniePop is a Dating Sim with eight girls from all over the place: Two Americans (cheerleader Tiffany and party girl Jessie), an Australian (Nikki), a French girl (Audrey), an Englishwoman (Lola), a Latina (Kyanna), an Indian woman (Beli) and a Japanese woman (Aiko).
  • In The Elder Scrolls series, the Imperial Legion enjoys this as one of its strengths. While the Legion has mostly been made up of Boring, but Practical Imperial soldiers since its inception, they actively recruit the other races to gain the benefits from the diversity of skills they bring. To note:
    • The hardy Colovian Imperials initially made up bulk of the legions, while the cosmopolitan Nibenese Imperials made for the first Battlemages.
    • Nords have been a part of the Legion since the time of Alessia, who allied with the Nordic Empire during the Alessian Revolt. They tend to be used as heavy hitters, especially Berserkers, making for some of the finest warriors in Tamriel.
    • Upon joining the Empire, Bretons were favored for recruitment thanks to their inherent magical abilities. They have long served as Battlemages and Healers.
    • The Bosmer (Wood Elves) are revered for their skills as marksmen, and the Legion has used them as skirmishers.
    • Redguards, while highly disciplined Master Swordsmen, have fierce, independent spirits which make them rather ill-suited for standard Legion duty. However, they are instead used as fast and hard-hitting scouts.
    • After their failed invasion of Tamriel, Reman Cyrodiil accepted the defeated Akaviri forces into his own. Not only did they provide an immediate boost to his own forces, they left a lasting impact in terms of weapons and tactics, and inspired the the Blades.
    • Orcs were recruited heavily by the Legion during the Septim Dynasty. They were favored for their skill as Armorers and as heavily-armored Berserker shock troops.
  • The Payday Gang of PAYDAY 2 is quite large and diverse for a gang of professional thieves. While most of the gang are Americans (Dallas, Houston, Chains, John Wick, Jacket, Bodhi, Rust, Duke, Ethan), they also consist of Swedes (Wolf), Brits (Hoxton, Jimmy), Irish (Clover), Scottish (Bonnie), Croatians (Dragan), Russians (Sokol), Japanese (Jiro, Joy), Australians (Sydney), Cubans (Scarface), Mexicans (Sangres) and Israelis (Hila).
  • Missing Stars takes place in an international Boarding School in Vienna. The main characters are from various countries: Erik is Swiss, Isolda and Jeanne are French, Annaliese and Katja are Austrian, the Volkova twins are Russian, and Lena is German.
  • While most of the main cast of Indivisible are from Fantasy India, there are party members from all over the world, including a Mongolian archer, a Hawaiian girl, a pair of Aztec ballplayers, a Cockney street urchin, and a Mexican gunfighter.
  • The Wenja tribe of Far Cry Primal is rather diverse. Player Character Takkar appears European, with brown skin. His allies Wogah, Karoosh, and Urki also look European, with Karoosh and Urki being fairer-skinned. Sayla, Tensay, and Jayma have African features (and are voiced by black actors). Later in the game, Takkar recruits Dah, as well as Ull's children, all three of whom are from the Udam tribe, as well as Roshani from the Izila tribe, who are officially from Mesopotamia.
  • Fire Emblem games usually end with you recruiting a mishmash of people from all across the world.
    • Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance and Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn: The entire continent is at war, and you still end up recruiting people from all sides.
    • Fire Emblem: Three Houses: Recruiting every possible character means that you can potentially create one given how some characters come from lands outside of Fódlan. Aside from those from Leicester (most of the Golden Deer), Faerghus (most of the Blue Lions), and Adrestia (most of the Black Eagles), you have Petra from Brigid, Cyril and Claude from Almyra, Shamir from Dagda, and (exclusively on the Azure Moon Route) Dedue from Duscur.
  • Dragon Quest IV has one Scottish guy (Ragnar), one Irishman (Torneko), three Russians (Alena, Kiryl, Borya), two dark-skinned French Romani with some Indian ancestry (Maya and Meena), and your Hero, whose nationality equivalent is a bit unclear.
  • Killer7: The main cast consists of Dan, Harman, and Garcian Smith from America, albino Kevin Smith from Britain, Kaede Smith from Japan, Con Smith from China, Coyote Smith from South America, and Mask de Smith from Mexico.
  • Honkai Impact 3rd has Valkyries coming from many different parts of the world such as Europe (e.g. Rita Rossweisse, Seele Vollerei), Far East (Mei Raiden, Fu Hua) or Russia (Bronya Zaychik, Natasha Cioara).
  • The King of Fighters:
    • Bosses Team: American Geese Howard, German Wolfgang Krauser and Australian Mr.Big
    • Outlaw Team: Japanese Ryuji Yamazaki, English Billy Kane and American Blue Mary
    • New Faces Team (Orochi Team): Japanese Yashiro Nanasake, French Shermie and Swedish Chris
    • South Town Team: American Geese Howard, English Billy Kane and German Hein in KOF XIV. In KOF XV Hein is replaced by Japanese Ryuji Yamazaki

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