A Yellow Pages commercial in Canada invokes this. The woman in the commercial is described as falling in love very quickly. When she scares off a guy she's interested in, the narrator offers her a "Plan B": A Las Vegas tourism ad plays with this. A mixed-sex couple is checking into a Vegas hotel but the clerk is absent. The woman of the couple goes to freshen up. A single man then approaches the desk and the returning desk clerk offers to check them in as a couple.
The men consider it as a voiceover announces that "What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. Haiji Kikuno is introduced as a decent young man who says that a woman's best feature is a pure heart.
Despite not reciprocating Mimea's feelings and being in love with Guy, Riki is suggested to also be attracted to women in the novel by masturbating to the female form.
Something which even triggers Iason's jealous anger. Obi's former coworker Torou introduces herself by draping herself over a flustered Mitsuhide and flirting with him, Zen , Kiki and Shirayuki inviting any of them to her room later. While she wasn't lying about appreciating their looks she was actually slyly asking Obi to meet her later for a job using a code his old group uses, Obi mostly seems to have gone with her to keep her away from the others.
Axis Powers Hetalia gets a lot of this due to the sheer amount of Ho Yay and a disproportionate male-to-female distribution , and that practically any pairing is possible with the assistance of a History book. While the fans pair up almost every combination, the manga itself has a number of instances of this trope either directly stated or through a cellulose layer of subtext: Italy hits on girls all the time, but his first real love was the Holy Roman Empire.
Loveable Sex Maniac France has no problem going after guys like trying to take advantage of a sick England and coming onto an underage Italy or ladies, as seen with him flirting and heavy-petting with Seychelles. The author himself mentions that France is attracted to beautiful men and women. As well as some non-humans. Prussia is at times hinted to like Hungary and is also shown to like Italy very much, only referring to him as "Italia-chan", considering him 'cute', and even going as far as to ask him on a date, only for Italy to be oblivious to his question, having been fixated on Prussia's bird.
Austria has been married to Spain, didn't mind taking his pants off to 'practice' with Germany who was freaking out over being a boy, and later was married to Hungary. Turkey is known for pursuing Japan and possibly Iceland, but in the past he also pursued Greece's mother Byzantine. Spain was married to Austria, proposed to marry Veneziano who he lusted for in Italy's teen years to the point of making Italy creeped out and Romano, he has a fantasy of having the Italy brothers as his personal maids, but he also has shown interest in random girls.
Hungary was once married to Austria, but in a volume 4 strip, practically flirts with Ukraine. Belarus is madly, creepily in love with her brother Russia, stalks him from every corner , and will take nobody else. Yet from what little we know of Belarus and Ukraine's relationship, there's hints Belarus will stalk her big sister as well and enjoys her breasts , despite also being jealous of her.
Taiwan has mainly been ship teased with Japan, but she's been shown to have a thing for women's bodies as well, especially in Hetalia Hetaween In one strip Emperor Nero mentions "a cute boy wouldn't be bad at all" when talking about Roman woman lovers being scary before leaning towards Anicetus who pushes him away. In Azumanga Daioh Kaorin usually seems like a lesbian, but said at one point she "wouldn't mind" if Sakaki, the target of her affections, were a man.
The first time Edaniel transforms into his very hot human form, he asks Dinah "Wanna make out? In chapter 37 Nina Hopkins states that she only likes girls, and boys that are 15 years or younger, prompting Sebastian to comment that he does not need to know what she does in her spare time. She is slightly perverse in this regard, openly groping Mey-Rin's breasts and thighs.
Viscount Druitt takes a liking to the maid Hannah and plenty of pretty ladies, but also appears to flirt with Ciel both when he's Disguised in Drag and when he's dressed normally as a boy. He also comments appreciatively on Joanne and Alois's looks and gets very excited when he looks at Edward in the behind the scenes episode and sees flowers and Bishie Sparkle.
Edgar enjoys dancing with ladies but his interactions with Ciel are suspect. There's also his actions around Joanne. Ran-Mao sits on Lau's lap and acts flirtatiously around him and Ciel but also once stripped Meirin in the behind the scenes episode and had them both switch clothing before rubbing Meirin's thigh seductively and grabbing her boobs.
As of Chapter 81, Revy from Black Lagoon. Notable for being a deliberate invocation of Depraved Bisexual , as Revy was saying that as a threat. I've won over some sex-starved dykes by playing the man's role. Sylvie admits that the sex of a potential partner isn't important to her. We're told that, before being recruited by Sylia for the Knight Sabers, Priss did have a boyfriend. But she seems to spend a great deal of time with - and affection on - members of the fairer sex during the series proper.
The reboot, Bubblegum Crisis has Sylia. While she and her mechanic Nigel are Friends with Benefits and confidants, she can act pretty handsy towards the other Knight Sabers. Cross Ange has Ange the protagonist herself being this.
Has no problems giving her first time to a guy, yet also has no problems kissing women. Kanda Yuu is revealed to have been looking for a woman that he remembers loving in a past life for all his life. When he discovers that this woman was reborn as his male childhood best friend, Alma, he still chooses to run away with him. Lavi goes nuts whenever he sees a pretty girl but he also has considerable Ho Yay towards Allen and Kanda.
Mairu, though she prefers girls over boys. Her sister Kururi's heavily implied to be bisexual as well for example, she mentions in an online chatroom that she thinks Girl-on-Girl Is Hot , but not openly so. Resident Lovable Sex Maniac Erika wastes no time feeling up Anri after seeing her wield Saika , trying to find out where the sword disappeared to and she and her Platonic Life Partner Walker ship each other with their leader, Kyohei.
Erika admits liking boys and girls when she mistakenly thinks Anri is making a love confession. Lucy regularly swoons over both guys and girls, has a list of ideal boyfriends, and apparently owns all of Mirajane's centerfolds. Dee Laytener is bi according to his own word. He does tell a year-old girl that he would definitely date her in ten years. But because he is attracted to Ryo, another guy, during the manga, he comes off mostly as gay.
Ayame is in love with his adorable assistant Mine Kuramae but has no trouble flirting with Shigure. Apparently, when he was Student Council President he claimed that if needed, he'd give himself to both men and women alike. Haru told Tohru that Yuki was his first love within two or three hours of hitting on her.
Mangaka Natsuki Takaya is on record as having said that Shigure Sohma's editor, Mitsuru, does not know or, apparently, care which sex Ritsu Sohma is, despite the fact that she is dating him.
Chou Ryuuen aka Nuriko from Fushigi Yuugi , if you take his canon feelings for Hotohori and his more ambiguous thoughts on Miaka as this. Tsugumi Rosenmeier of Genesis of Aquarion expresses an explicit infatuation with Reika, while sharing a much more playful and comfortable, but still fairly obvious attraction to Jun.
Fumoffu Melissa Mao mentions that she learned so many languages by sleeping with men. A few moments later we hear Tessa telling her to " Please don't stare at me like that! He had a crush on Nami, especially due to her cute, flirty teasing, and is shown to be rather pervertedly happy when he accidentally found himself groping her breast while she's sleeping. But at the same time, it's shown numerous times that he has a strong attraction to Sousuke. When he first saw Sousuke, he thought Sousuke was very good looking and "charming," despite Sousuke being completely emotionless read: Later, after Sousuke wins a tournament that helped win back Lemon's money, Lemon hugged Sousuke with "more passion than a french kiss would warrant," making Sousuke slightly uncomfortable.
And later still, Lemon gets drunk, and subsequently invades Sousuke's personal space by hugging and groping him while blushing - which irritates Sousuke to no end. In From the New World , the idilic society is based on sex as stress relief, so people has sexual relations from early age, so it deals with unwanted teenage parenthood by forbidding heterosexual sex until early adulthood.
As such, homosexual relationships are the norm for children until they are adolescents, although they can have platonic feelings towards the opposite sex. Saki is infatuated with Shun but is in a mandatory teenage homosexual relationship with Maria; Satoru loves Shun, but when he grows up, falls in love with Saki, who loves him back; Shun loves Saki and is Satoru boyfriend; and Maria is in love with Saki but ultimately choose to prize Mamoru's devotion.
The only one who is not bisexual, Mamoru , has a chronic case of Single-Target Sexuality towards Maria. Franz danced with the beautiful Marchioness at a ball and was later willing to have sex with her.
In the Ghost in the Shell manga, Major Motoko Kusanagi lives with her boyfriend, but also regularly enjoys some sexual VR-program with some of her female friends. However, whether or not this isn't solely because it's impossible for a woman cyborg to have sex with a man isn't specified. In the anime she has no boyfriend, but still enjoys the company of her long-term female friends - Ran, seen coming out of the shower as the Major and Kurutan are discussing various complex philosophical issues in keeping with the series' typical expectations of its viewers.
She also has distinctly flirty dialogue with Kurutan in another episode of the first season, indicating that they have a relationship.
Averted in Ghost in the Shell: Arise , as she is straight in that continuity. Seiji Kisaragi in Gokinjo Monogatari. Practically every character in Gravitation.
When it's convenient, that is. Misty Brown from the manga Gunsmith Cats. She's definitely gay throughout the series she has a crush on Rally , and quite openly so, but it's also very heavily implied that she has feelings for Bean Bandit she tries to make light of this when confronted, arguing that "When a guy takes a bullet for you, everything changes" and assuring Rally that "You're still my first choice".
Haruhi Suzumiya has Haruhi herself confess to Kyon that this trope applies to her when she tells him " Hayate the Combat Butler: Nishizawa Ayumu, who is refreshingly good natured and frank about being a little aroused by her best friend, who also loves her childhood crush.
Wataru's mother was frustated because her childhood love married someone else, and that childhood love was no other than Nagi's mother. Afterwards, Wataru's mother married Wataru's father, who she used to love. Nene in Hyakko , the Class Representative , is openly bisexual—though considering the very small amount of males the cast runs into, and the extremes to which Nene goes with her lesbian side, she could very easily slip into Schoolgirl Lesbians territory at any moment.
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure has Dio Brando, who series creator Hirohiko Araki confirmed will go after any male or female as long as they interest him. Interestingly enough for a villain, he averts the Depraved Bisexual trope, as his sexuality while pretty overwhelming is never seen as part of his sociopathy. In fact, it can be argued that his bisexuality is one of his very few redeeming personality traits, as it is what allows him to form the only meaningful bond with another person Pucci we ever see him have in the entire series.
Since Miyagi's first love was a woman and he is currently very much in love with a man. She is revealed in episode 6 and 7 to have been in love with a girl named Ruru, she died of an illness after they part ways, and becomes Maki's Lost Lenore. By the end of the anime though, she is implied to have started a relationship with Yuta.