Some people have complained about Amity stealing fan attention from Luz in The Owl House for being a white and rich girly girl.
Trust me, this is NOT the first time a (usually white or white passing) rich girly girl has overshadowed girls of color or tomboyish white/non white girls.
Here’s some notorious examples:
In Alvin and the Chipmunks, despite the fact that the Chipettes are meant to viewed equally as the Chipmunks, Brittany is usually the one to get more attention and overshadows her more unattractive, less feminine sisters Jeanette and Eleanor.
The original PowerPuff Girls is also a victim of this, Buttercup gets the least screen time out all of her sisters while Blossom and especially Bubbles are more popular.
The Pink color-coded Pinkie Pie and the shy, sweet Fluttershy get a lot more attention in the fandom and merchandising than the more tomboyish, hardworking Rainbow Dash, AppleJack and Twilight Sparkle, even Rarity, who used to be a lot hated in the early days of the brony fandom, became popular as well.
All the other Loud sisters are overshadowed by Lori, Leni and Lola on both the merchandising and the show itself.
Although I love The Princess and the Frog, Tiana is often sidelined in the fandom and merchandising while many fans like Charlotte more.
Even Wander Over Yonder is not safe of this, Lord Dominator(who is meant to be more attractive and feminine looking than Sylvia) gets the most fan attention out all of the female characters of the show.
Star Vs the forces of Evil centers around a rich white blond haired girly girl and nearly all of her female friends are girls of color or just less feminine than her.
Before Seasons 3 and 4, Star used to overshadow them in the fandom in terms of popularity.
Although she’s nowadays more divisive in the fandom, Mabel Pines is sort of a creators’ pet as she OFTEN overshadows other female characters and Pacifica Northwest herself gets a lot of attention in the fandom.
Out all of the High school Musical female leads, Sharpay is the most popular and well liked girl and she even gets her own movie. Surprise, surprise, she’s the only one who is a attractive white girly girl(don’t bother arguing with me, Gabriella is obviously not white nor rich).
Racism and sexism are a thing, especially considering the fact that some of those shows are created by women.
NOT ALL GOOD FEMALE CHARACTERS ARE GIRLY OR RICH, GET.OVER.IT.
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