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#AtoZChallenge 2016-Robots

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Today’s #AtoZBlogChallenge Topic: Robots

There are so many robot characters in science fiction or fantasy stories that I could not possibly name them all in one post.

Therefore, below is just a sample of these characters from various mediums:

Rosie from the animated TV series The Jetsons
 

Rosie

Rosie

 

Wall-E and EVE from the Pixar animated film Wall-E
 

Wall-E and EVE

Wall-E and EVE

 

The Iron Giant from the animated film The Iron Giant
 

The Iron Giant

The Iron Giant

 

Robby The Robot from the film Forbidden Planet
 

Robbie The Robot

Robbie The Robot

 

Tachikoma from the anime series Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex
 

Tachikoma

Tachikoma

 

Astro Boy from the manga Astro Boy
 

Astro Boy

Astro Boy

 

BB-8 from the film Star Wars: The Force Awakens
 

BB-8

BB-8

 

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#AtoZChallenge 2016-Quixotic Characters

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Today’s #AtoZBlogChallenge Topic: Quixotic characters

Quixotic characters display the following traits:

    extravagantly chivalrous
    foolishly idealistic
    visionary
    impractical or impracticable
    pursues ideals without any thought to practicality
    Below are a few characters who display some or all of these traits are:

    Don Quixote
     

    Don Quizote Movie (2000)

    Don Quizote Movie (2000)

     

    Monkey D. Luffy
      

    Monkey D. Luffy from One Piece

    Monkey D. Luffy from One Piece

     

    Princess Amelia
     

    Princess Amelia Wil Tesla Saillune from Slayers

    Princess Amelia Wil Tesla Saillune from Slayers

     

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#AtoZChallenge 2016-Outfits

Welcome to another day of the A to Z Blog Challenge and a topic related to the letter…

  

Today’s #AtoZBlogChallenge Topic: Outfits

In stories that use visual mediums there are casts of characters who are easily identified just by the outfits they wear. 

Below are some examples:

All characters wear the same outfit from week to week

Cast of The Simpsons

All characters are wearing period outfits due to the historical setting

The Cast of Downton Abby

All characters are wearing color-coded uniforms, which signifies rank and position

Cast of Star Trek The Original Series

Teams who wear special outfits when they transform to their alter egos

The Sailor Scouts in Sailor Moon Crystal

All characters are wearing a special school uniform that defines their class

The Night Class in Vampire Knight

So do you have any other examples?

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#AtoZChallenge 2016-Personality Types

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Today’s #AtoZBlogChallenge Topic: Personality Types

There are 4 different Personality Types, Type A, Type B, Type C and Type D. Characters, like the examples below, can display one or more of the characteristics that define the personality type.

Type A characteristics

Alex P. Keaton from Family Ties

Alex P. Keaton from Family Ties

  • Ambitious
  • Competitive
  • Practical
  • Impatient
  • Aggressive

Type B characteristics

Lumiere from Disney's Beauty and The Beast

Lumiere from Disney’s Beauty and The Beast

  • Relaxed
  • Cheerful
  • Patient
  • Too Casual
  • Procrastinator

Type C characteristics

Chihiro Ogino (Sen) from Spirited Away

Chihiro Ogino (Sen) from Spirited Away

  • Systematic
  • Thoughtful
  • Sensitive
  • Cautious
  • Critical

Type D characteristics

Dr. Sheldon Cooper from Big Bang Thoery

Dr. Sheldon Cooper from Big Bang Thoery

  • Distressed
  • Negative
  • Pessimistic
  • Depressed
  • Socially Inhibited

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#AtoZChallenge 2016-Naruto Characters

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Today’s #AtoZBlogChallenge Topic: Naruto Characters

One my favorite types of characters are Ninjas. Fortunately, one of my favorite manga and anime series, Naruto, is full of them. There are so many amazing characters in this series that one blog post is really not enough to list them all. Therefore, below are just some of the Naruto characters:

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Naruto with his teacher Jiraiya

 

Rock Lee

 
 

Gaara

 

Hinata

Kakashi

Sakura

 ;

Sasuke

 

Have you read the manga or watch this series? If so, then what other characters would you add?
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#AtoZChallenge 2016-Military Characters

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Today’s #AtoZBlogChallenge Topic: Military Characters

There are many stories with both men and women in the military.

Below are some examples from Anime, TV and Film:

Sargeant Sauske Sagara from Full Metal Panic

Commander Lisa Hayes from Robotech

Alex Louis Armstrong from Full Metal Alchemist

Lt. Daniel Kaffee from A Few Good Men

The military medical team of M.A.S.H. TV series

Deunan and Briareos from Appleseed

Lt. Commander Matt Sherman from Operation Petticoat

Colonel Jack O’Neill from Stargate SG-1

Motoko Kusanagi from Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex

Private Gomer Pyle from Gomer Pyle, USMC

So what are some the other characters in the military not mentioned above?

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#AtoZChallenge 2016-Lists

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Today’s #AtoZBlogChallenge Topic: Lists

There are many debates, by experts and fans, on which characters are the most popular, the most lovable or any other characteristic you can think of. Because there are different opinions on this subject, character lists attempt to advise about which characters are the most worthy of your attention based on the criteria set by either experts or fans.  Below are some examples of some of these lists that can be found by searching the Internet:

Of course some these character lists you may agree with, while others you may not. Therefore, lists like these above do not always end the debate, huh?

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#AtoZChallenge 2016-Kid Characters

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Today’s #AtoZBlogChallenge Topic: Kid Characters

There are many kids, between the ages of 0-12, that are characters in comics, TV, film and other stories. Below are some examples:

Michelle Tanner from Full House

Tommy, Chucky, Angelica, Phil and Lil from The Rugrats

Bubbles, Blossom and Buttercup from The Powerpuff Girls

Lilo from Lilo and Stitch

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Charlie Brown and his friends from The Peanuts

Maggie Simpson from The Simpsons

Chibiusa from Sailor Moon

Matilda Wormwood from Matilda

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Christopher Robin from Winnie The Pooh

Of course there are many more kid characters not listed above. What are some of others that you would list?

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#AtoZChallenge 2016-Jungle Characters

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Today’s #AtoZBlogChallenge Topic: Jungle Characters

There are several characters that live in the jungle. Below are some examples:

Hare from Hare+Guu

Baloo from The Jungle Book

George from George of the Jungle

Tarzan from Disney’s Tarzan

Sheena from Sheena Queen of the Jungle

Bomba from Bomba The Jungle Boy

Mimi-Siku from Jungle 2 Jungle

So what are some of the other jungle characters?

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#AtoZChallenge 2016-Intelligent Characters

Welcome to another day of the A to Z Blog Challenge and a topic related to the letter…

  

Today’s #AtoZBlogChallenge Topic: Intelligent Characters

Intelligent characters usually have the ability to learn and understand new or difficult problems or situations that others may not. These characters usually display one or more of the following traits:

  • Highly adaptable
  • Understand how much they do not know
  • Insatiable curiosity
  • Ask good questions
  • Sensitive to other people’s experiences
  • Open-Minded
  • Skeptical

Below are some examples of these intelligent characters:

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Mr. Spock from Star Trek

Daniel Jackson from Stargate

Washu Hakubi from Tenchi Muyo

Abby Sciuto from NCIS

Professor Utonium from Power Puff Girls

Dr. Emmitt Brown from Back to the Future

Ami Mizuno from Sailor Moon

Uryū Ishida from Bleach

So what are some other examples?

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