The resemblance is uncanny. You do not know what it means to have a homely daughter, Mayhi. I'm ready to give him a cow, just to take her off my hands. This is what comes of having a two-cows wife. You paid four cows for your wife— Mayhi: Your investment has been doubled. He's big , loud , much older than you , and probably ugly as sin —but he's fun to be around and you generally respect him.
Some time after you become friends, you learn that he has a daughter. More than that, he's already set you two up on a blind date. Okay, you can deal with that. She won't be pretty, but she'll probably be nice enough.
You don't want to insult the father and after the whole thing you can probably just say that she's not your type—mother of God is that her?! Sometimes, not only is there a lack of Strong Family Resemblance , but they barely even look like they're of the same species. Often this will be handwaved by making the girl the spitting image of her mother instead or by stating that daddy used to be quite a catch, but the point stands that she looks nothing like her undeniably unattractive father.
Usually the daughter of Ugly Guy, Hot Wife. The twin sister of the Mad Scientist's Beautiful Daughter. Contrast Strong Family Resemblance. Chi-Chi from Dragon Ball , after the aptly named Ox King produces a photo of her, the only response anyone has to offer is, "Whoa.
She certainly doesn't take after you. Satan is fairly average looking. Played with by Krillin and Marron: Krillin, who's short, noseless , and for most of the series bald, could most favorably be described as Ugly Cute ; Marron looks almost identical except with blond hair, but strangely manages to be rather cute.
Played straight in Dragon Ball GT , as a teenage Marron no longer looks anything like her dad, instead looking like a younger version of her mother. Bulma is one as well. Havoc would just love to date his sister Catherine. After Havoc spends a good deal of time freaking over what she'll look like after seeing her super-stout father and giantess mother complete with the memorable "Pomato" theory , it turns out that Catherine is an adorable moe girl that looks nothing like her brother, father, or mother Additionally, Alex also has the totally hot, absurdly badass sister Olivier Armstrong.
Kimura from Azumanga Daioh raises a cheerful and apparently well-adjusted daughter. However, she's only a little girl instead of someone who would be ogled over. Chiyo as well, maybe. The Excel Saga manga plays with Gonk Guy's Cute Little Sister for all it's worth with Sumiyoshi and his sister Canal, who "talks" like her brother despite the lack of resemblance.
Sumiyoshi's friends spend the entire chapter speculating about the genetic implications: The huge, monstrous king of the alien Oni looks nothing like his green-haired bombshell of a daughter, Lum , who definitely takes after her mother. Invader is something of a Gonk. And with Sakura there's a Ugly Gal Hot Daughter example, as her mom basically looks like her uncle Sakuranbo in a women's outfit and with hair.
His father Genma's appearance is noticably improved by being changed into a panda. And even then, a living doodle of a female panda don't ask commented that he was pretty damn ugly for a panda. Another example is a story from the anime version's second season.
There's a noodle salesman whom Genma promised Ranma his daughter's hand in marriage in exchange for some food; he is a short fat ugly guy with enormous ears, but his daughter Kaori is quite attractive. Charles zi Britannia from Code Geass. Granted, he's not as hideous as some of the guys on this list and used to be a looker, he still gets credit for the sheer number of stupidly hot kids Lelouch, Nunally, Cornelia, Schneizel, Euphemia, Clovis, Guinevere, Carline — and that's just the ones we manage to see onscreen he's produced, male or female.
With Lelouch and Nunnally, their mother Marianne was incredibly beautiful. Strangely, Nunnally is a cute character who has the smallest chest of any of the Emperor's children even though Marianne has the largest chest of woman in the show, though she's still young and thus she has time to grow. Clovis is a particularly interesting case, since the unidentified middle-aged woman sitting in the front row at his funeral, presumably his mother Empress Gabrielle, is plain. It's possible that wasn't her; it could have been another of the empresses or another noblewoman.
Amelia and Gracia aka Naga from Slayers. Amelia is a cute, spunky little thing already showing signs of blossoming into quite a looker — especially as she is pretty well-stacked for her age. Big sis Naga is a gorgeous and ridiculously stacked woman who loves to run around in a skimpy outfit. Prince Philionel, the ugly dad in question, is described as looking like a rather homely dwarf taller than the average man, or else a particularly wild and rugged-looking bandit chieftain fresh off the mountain.
The difference is more openly acknowledged in the novels. No, she doesn't get a pass for being an Artificial Human: However, Szilard was already old by the time he became immortal, so that could be a factor.
Although Asuna would tell you different, veteran sword master Eishun has usually been described as plain-looking and unintimidating.
He was much more handsome in his younger days , but this was usually offset by his serious personality and single-minded density. Despite all that, his daughter Konoka is one of the most naturally beautiful characters in the cast. This was later lampshaded by Eishun's old partner Rakan. I suppose you must be Konoka-chan, then! Now this is a shock!
How did that straight-laced old ponce manage to come out with a beautiful little girl like this? Piccolo is Ugly Cute at best, but his granddaughter Fio is a typical Miyazaki heroine. It's shown that Lord Genome looked exactly like his daughter back when he was young, which explains her looks.
Ryoko and Sanzo in Angel Densetsu. Every time he comes to parent-teacher meetings is mistaken for a yakuza. Goes a bit less for Ikuno as well. We conveniently never see the girls' mothers, but for Ikuno you just have to take a look at her Expy: Kensei used to be quite attractive , though.
Kenichi's parents may also be an example, though his father isn't exactly ugly. On the other hand, the men in this manga can look very different in body structure, while the women have three body structures: Ranzou Saotome of Macross Frontier is not an attractive man, either due to age or just being born rather plain.
His son Alto, on the other hand, is a pretty, pretty princess — and nobody will ever let him live it down. Apparently, he gets it from his mother Miyo. Xiang Ying from Angel Heart is quite the looker despite the fact that her real biological father no not that lecherous dude literally scares the heck out of people by his stare alone. There is indeed a scene where they are trying to figure out how to work a photo machine and end up having the same expression.
It also helps knowing about her mother, Xiang Ping, looks almost like her and is also quite the looker as well. Borderline case in Neon Genesis Evangelion: Gendo Ikari is a scary looking man with fierce eyes, even as a young man. His son Shinji is bishonen enough that his character design is lifted almost wholesale from a female character. Flashbacks in the series and other sources do give Shinji a slight but still quite noticeable resemblance to Gendo, but for the most part he takes after his dead mother Yui, who was very beautiful before becoming EVA Death the Kid from Soul Eater.
Not that his dad, Shinigami-sama, is ugly, per se, it's just that all we see of him is a skull mask on a shadowy cloak with inexplicably large, goofy hands.
A pale bishonen with black hair except for his 3 white stripes , and Supernatural Gold Eyes , who usually sports a suit. Also, he was definitely so old that he was a hero of the last great war and he dies of old age near the end of the TV series. The only identified daughter of the Nebraska family, the first named villains to show up, is a fairly normal and physically attractive girl.
Her dad looks like a horrifically ugly old guy with three teeth, and her mother is Big bruiser Tennouji from School Rumble has an adorable little sister, Mio. Happens a lot in Et Cetera although the daughters are more cute than hot. Luriele and her dad in the second book , Cornelia and her literal bear-looking dad in the eighth book, the priest and his daughter Coronet in the fifth book, hell, even Mingchao and her grandpa could count. One of the secondary antagonists in Mobile Suit Gundam , Dozle Zabi, is a heavily scarred, hulking ogre of a man who in all likelihood wasn't good-looking even before the explosion that scarred him.
Fairy Tail has Lucy and her father. She looks almost exactly like her mother. Her father is by no means ugly though, mostly he just comes off as one because he's a Perpetual Frowner. In Bleach there Omeada's little sister compared to the other members of the family and he thinks she's the ugly one.
Kurotsuchi from Naruto is at worst normal looking. Her father and grandfather have huge bulbous noses, and the latter also has Big Ol' Eyebrows. Bianca's father is a very short, very angry, mustachioed man.
In the anime adaptation , her father, while more plain than outright ugly, is a large, bulky man. There's King Neptune and his only daughter Princess Shirahoshi. Though his sons have inherited his looks. The explanation is that they are merfolk.