History Characters / AlexRider

1st Apr '18 4:27:02 AM Tenma-Yuuki
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* BitchInSheepsClothing

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* %%* BitchInSheepsClothing



* DisproportionateRetribution[=/=]EvilIsPetty: He arranged the death of a journalist who objected to the violence in his video games, and later told Alex he planned to kill him before he found out he was a spy, on the basis that Alex had done too well at what was supposed to be an extremely difficult game.
* DrugsAreBad
* {{Expy}}: He's an evil Music/EltonJohn.

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* DisproportionateRetribution[=/=]EvilIsPetty: DisproportionateRetribution: He arranged the death of a journalist who objected to the violence in his video games, and later told Alex he planned to kill him before he found out he was a spy, on the basis that Alex had done too well at what was supposed to be an extremely difficult game.
* %%* DrugsAreBad
* %%* {{Expy}}: He's an evil Music/EltonJohn.



* WouldHurtAChild: [[spoiler:Fortunately, Yassen wouldn't.]]

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* WouldHurtAChild: [[spoiler:Fortunately, Has no problem ordering Yassen wouldn't.]]
to harm a hair on Alex and Sabina. Yassen, however, refuses.
1st Apr '18 4:23:09 AM Tenma-Yuuki
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* AffablyEvil
* AllAPartOfTheJob

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* %%* AffablyEvil
* %%* AllAPartOfTheJob


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* ADayInTheLimelight: Is the focus of ''Russian Roulette'', which delves into his childhood and how he came to be an assassin.
1st Apr '18 4:15:37 AM Tenma-Yuuki
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![[spoiler: Julius Grief]]
* AxeCrazy: He's rather unhinged.
* [[spoiler: BackForTheFinale: He hadn't appeared since ''Point Blanc''.]]
* [[spoiler: CloningBlues: DoubleSubverted. He knows his genetic material is the same as his father's, but he doesn't mind, and when neither Julius nor his "father" knew who Alex ''really'' was, he was OK with becoming a clone of Alex Friend. But then [[GoMadFromTheRevelation once he figured out Alex's true identity...]]]]
* [[spoiler: DemotedToDragon: If one takes the view that the clones ''are'' Grief, which is mentioned several times in ''Point Blanc''.]]
* [[spoiler:LastOfHisKind: Last of the Grief clones]].

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![[spoiler: Julius Grief]]
* AxeCrazy:
!Julius Grief
%%* AxCrazy:
He's rather unhinged.
* [[spoiler: BackForTheFinale: He [[spoiler:He hadn't appeared since ''Point Blanc''.]]
* [[spoiler: CloningBlues: DoubleSubverted. He [[spoiler:He knows his genetic material is the same as his father's, but he doesn't mind, and when neither Julius nor his "father" knew who Alex ''really'' was, he was OK with becoming a clone of Alex Friend. But then [[GoMadFromTheRevelation once he figured out Alex's true identity...]]]]
* [[spoiler: DemotedToDragon: If [[spoiler:If one takes the view that the clones ''are'' Grief, which is mentioned several times in ''Point Blanc''.]]
* [[spoiler:LastOfHisKind: LastOfHisKind: Last of the Grief [[spoiler:Grief clones]].



* [[spoiler: NotQuiteDead: Remember the fire in ''Point Blanc''? Yeah, he survived that.]]
* WalkingSpoiler
* WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds: Actually, a bit far from it.

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* [[spoiler: NotQuiteDead: Remember [[spoiler:Remember the fire in ''Point Blanc''? Yeah, he survived that.]]
* %%* WalkingSpoiler
* %%* WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds: Actually, a bit far from it.
1st Apr '18 4:12:54 AM Tenma-Yuuki
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* NarrativeProfanityFilter: Filters explicit stuff, until Scorpia Rising, where we are basically just told that Alex tells the CIA to go fuck themselves.
* NiceGuy

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* NarrativeProfanityFilter: Filters explicit stuff, until Scorpia Rising, ''Scorpia Rising'', where we are basically just told that Alex tells the CIA to go fuck themselves.
* %%* NiceGuy



* [[spoiler: KarmicDeath: ''Yes''.]]
* KickTheDog: Or rather, ''strangle'' the dog.

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* [[spoiler: KarmicDeath: ''Yes''.]]
* KickTheDog: Or rather, ''strangle'' the dog.
%%* KarmicDeath:
%%* KickTheDog:
1st Apr '18 3:48:05 AM Tenma-Yuuki
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* [[YouKilledMyFather You Killed My Uncle]]: Killed Ian Rider.

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* [[YouKilledMyFather You Killed My Uncle]]: Killed YouKilledMyFather: Was responsible for the death of Ian Rider.
Rider, Alex's uncle.
1st Apr '18 3:44:26 AM Tenma-Yuuki
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* GoodIsNotSoft

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* %%* GoodIsNotSoft



* NotQuiteDead: At the beginning of the sixth book.

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* %%* NotQuiteDead: At the beginning of the sixth book.



* Omniglot: Can fluently speak French, Spanish as well as some German. It is mentioned [[AllThereInTheManual on the wiki that he speaks basic Latin and Japanese.]]
** He appears to be more fluent in Japanese in the film and graphic novels.

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* Omniglot: {{Omniglot}}: Can fluently speak French, Spanish as well as some German. It is mentioned [[AllThereInTheManual on the wiki that he speaks basic Latin and Japanese.]]
**
]] He appears to be more fluent in Japanese in the film and graphic novels.



Eight years before the start of Stormbreaker, she came to Britain. She struggled to receive a visa (mentioned by the MI6 director Alan Blunt), before Ian Rider employed her to look after Alex. After Ian died she became Alex's legal guardian. [[spoiler:She is killed by Razim during the events of Scorpia Rising...except she actually wasn't; Razim edited the film that he showed Alex and kept Jack alive just in case. Jack was then taken to serve as a nurse by Eduardo and Giovanni Grimaldi]].

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Eight years before the start of Stormbreaker, she came to Britain. She struggled to receive a visa (mentioned by the MI6 director Alan Blunt), before Ian Rider employed her to look after Alex. After Ian died she became Alex's legal guardian. [[spoiler:She is killed by Razim during the events of Scorpia Rising...except she actually wasn't; Razim edited the film that he showed Alex and kept Jack alive just in case. Jack was then taken to serve as a nurse by Eduardo and Giovanni Grimaldi]].\n



24th Mar '18 5:13:59 PM Twiddler
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* SoreLoser: Tries to bump Alex off the track during go-karting. Then, when Alex wins by bypassing a corner, refuses to accept the win and calls it a draw.
2nd Mar '18 11:28:32 PM 793ws
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* BigBadDummvirate: They are both the main antagonists of "Never Say Die."

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* BigBadDummvirate: BigBadDuumvirate: They are both the main antagonists of "Never Say Die."
2nd Mar '18 11:27:49 PM 793ws
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! Giovanni Grimauldi and Eduardo Grimaldi
* BadBoss: They have a tendency to underpay their workers, and when said workers ask for more, they kill the workers.
* BigBadDummvirate: They are both the main antagonists of "Never Say Die."
* IdenticalTwinIdTag: Giovanni is left handed, while Eduardo is right handed.
* TheMafia: They worked for the Mafia prior to joining Scorpia.
13th Feb '18 2:30:08 PM randomtroper89
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** CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass: His badly damaged body is good for throwing people off and making them assume he's not a capable combatant. They're very wrong.
** HandicappedBadass: He shouldn't even be alive, never mind up and about.



* CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass: His badly damaged body is good for throwing people off and making them assume he's not a capable combatant. They're very wrong.



* HandicappedBadass: He shouldn't even be alive, never mind up and about.



!Major Winston Yu
* BondVillainStupidity: A ''really'' bad case, as [[OrganTheft his plan for Alex]] ''doesn't even require him to be alive''.
* CruelAndUnusualDeath: [[spoiler:The earthquake caused by Royal Blue's early detonation hits his boat and breaks every bone in his body.]]
* EvenBadMenLoveTheirMamas: After she died, he went off the rails.
* EvilCripple: While he's not technically disabled, he does have [[MadeOfPlasticine osteoporosis imperfecta]], also known as [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin brittle bone disease]]. [[spoiler:This ultimately does him in.]]
* EvilOldFolks
* DeathByIrony[=/=]HoistByHisOwnPetard: [[spoiler:He's killed by the bomb that he would have destroyed Reef Island with.]]
* {{Foil}}: To Herod Sayle, in that both are foreigners who came from dirt-poor families but, because of extraordinary circumstances, ended up receiving a top-rate education in Britain. While Herod's experiences led to him despising the Brits however, Yu became a huge fan of British culture.
* InTheBlood: His mother was a professional killer in the snakeheads.
* ImmigrantPatriotism: Served with distinction in Northern Ireland but when he was consigned to a desk job at Mi6, this went out the window. Still loves Britain however.
* SmugSnake: He's too confident for his own good.
* WickedCultured: He has a very aristocratic behaviour.
* YellowPeril

!Anan Sukit
* TheDragon: [[spoiler: Would be this if he lived longer.]]
* InTheBack: [[spoiler: Courtesy of Fox.]]
* GladiatorGames: Runs one of these, and forces Alex into it.
* RedRightHand: Has no ears.

!Dr. Bill Tanner
* CoDragons: With Ash, to Yu.
* DrivenToSuicide: Possibly; it's known that he kills himself, but why he does is never explained (it's suggested that he was following orders from Yu after Alex escaped, which given the fate of de Wynter earlier seems likely).
* FauxAffablyEvil: Remains polite even after threatening Alex with a slow and painful death.
* MadScientist: Dissects people to give their organs away.
* SmugSnake: He has to brag about how Alex "can't escape" and gives away how he can escape.

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!Major Winston Yu
* BondVillainStupidity: A ''really'' bad case, as [[OrganTheft his plan for Alex]] ''doesn't even require him to be alive''.
* CruelAndUnusualDeath: [[spoiler:The earthquake caused by Royal Blue's early detonation hits his boat and breaks every bone in his body.]]
* EvenBadMenLoveTheirMamas: After she died, he went off the rails.
* EvilCripple: While he's not technically disabled, he does have [[MadeOfPlasticine osteoporosis imperfecta]], also known as [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin brittle bone disease]]. [[spoiler:This ultimately does him in.]]
* EvilOldFolks
* DeathByIrony[=/=]HoistByHisOwnPetard: [[spoiler:He's killed by the bomb that he would have destroyed Reef Island with.]]
* {{Foil}}: To Herod Sayle, in that both are foreigners who came from dirt-poor families but, because of extraordinary circumstances, ended up receiving a top-rate education in Britain. While Herod's experiences led to him despising the Brits however, Yu became a huge fan of British culture.
* InTheBlood: His mother was a professional killer in the snakeheads.
* ImmigrantPatriotism: Served with distinction in Northern Ireland but when he was consigned to a desk job at Mi6, this went out the window. Still loves Britain however.
* SmugSnake: He's too confident for his own good.
* WickedCultured: He has a very aristocratic behaviour.
* YellowPeril

!Anan Sukit
* TheDragon: [[spoiler: Would be this if he lived longer.]]
* InTheBack: [[spoiler: Courtesy of Fox.]]
* GladiatorGames: Runs one of these, and forces Alex into it.
* RedRightHand: Has no ears.

!Dr. Bill Tanner
* CoDragons: With Ash, to Yu.
* DrivenToSuicide: Possibly; it's known that he kills himself, but why he does is never explained (it's suggested that he was following orders from Yu after Alex escaped, which given the fate of de Wynter earlier seems likely).
* FauxAffablyEvil: Remains polite even after threatening Alex with a slow and painful death.
* MadScientist: Dissects people to give their organs away.
* SmugSnake: He has to brag about how Alex "can't escape" and gives away how he can escape.



*** It's later mentioned that he does several more "experiments" with [[spoiler: Julius.]] Again, the details are thankfully spared.

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*** ** It's later mentioned that he does several more "experiments" with [[spoiler: Julius.]] Again, the details are thankfully spared.



* [[spoiler: DeathByLookingUp]]: Even better, one of the SAS soldiers was actually ''trying to warn her'', not detain her.

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* DeathByLookingUp: [[spoiler: DeathByLookingUp]]: Even better, one Killed by the hot air balloon she was using as a platform for her attack]]. One of the SAS soldiers was actually ''trying trying to warn her'', her, not detain her.



!Major Winston Yu
* BondVillainStupidity: A really bad case, as [[OrganTheft his plan for Alex]] doesn't even require him to be alive.
* CruelAndUnusualDeath: [[spoiler:The earthquake caused by Royal Blue's early detonation hits his boat and breaks every bone in his body.]]
* EvenBadMenLoveTheirMamas: After she died, he went off the rails.
* EvilCripple: While he's not technically disabled, he does have [[MadeOfPlasticine osteoporosis imperfecta]], also known as [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin brittle bone disease]]. [[spoiler:This ultimately does him in.]]
* EvilOldFolks
* DeathByIrony[=/=]HoistByHisOwnPetard: [[spoiler:He's killed by the bomb that he would have destroyed Reef Island with.]]
* {{Foil}}: To Herod Sayle, in that both are foreigners who came from dirt-poor families but, because of extraordinary circumstances, ended up receiving a top-rate education in Britain. While Herod's experiences led to him despising the Brits however, Yu became a huge fan of British culture.
* InTheBlood: His mother was a professional killer in the snakeheads.
* ImmigrantPatriotism: Served with distinction in Northern Ireland but when he was consigned to a desk job at Mi6, this went out the window. Still loves Britain however.
* SmugSnake: He's too confident for his own good.
* WickedCultured: He has a very aristocratic behaviour.
* YellowPeril

!Anan Sukit
* TheDragon: [[spoiler: Would be this if he lived longer.]]
* InTheBack: [[spoiler: Courtesy of Fox.]]
* GladiatorGames: Runs one of these, and forces Alex into it.
* RedRightHand: Has no ears.

!Dr. Bill Tanner
* CoDragons: With Ash, to Yu.
* DrivenToSuicide: Possibly; it's known that he kills himself, but why he does is never explained (it's suggested that he was following orders from Yu after Alex escaped, which given the fate of de Wynter earlier seems likely).
* FauxAffablyEvil: Remains polite even after threatening Alex with a slow and painful death.
* MadScientist: Dissects people to give their organs away.
* SmugSnake: He has to brag about how Alex "can't escape" and gives away how he can escape.



* CrazyPrepared: He's fully aware that one of his fellow board members might be considering avoiding the usual punishment for retirement by gunning them down when Scorpia begins to hit rock bottom, so he has snipers placed on the root of the Scorpia riverboat to take them out. [[spoiler:This is how Kroll dies.]]

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* CrazyPrepared: He's fully aware that one of his fellow board members might be considering avoiding the usual punishment for retirement by gunning them down when Scorpia begins to hit rock bottom, so he has snipers placed on the root of the Scorpia riverboat to take them out. [[spoiler:This is how Kroll dies.]]CrazyPrepared:


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** He's fully aware that one of his fellow board members might be considering avoiding the usual punishment for retirement by gunning them down when Scorpia begins to hit rock bottom, so he has snipers placed on the root of the Scorpia riverboat to take them out. [[spoiler:This is how Kroll dies.]]
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