History Characters / Area88

14th Oct '16 12:36:22 PM Breakerchase
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A Brtish pilot who serves at Area 88.

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A Brtish British pilot who serves at Area 88.
14th Oct '16 12:36:08 PM Breakerchase
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A Russian pilot who serves at Area 88.

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A Russian Brtish pilot who serves at Area 88.
10th Oct '16 9:07:47 AM Nopperabo
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* MilitaryAcademy: In one of Mac's flashbacks in the manga, Mickey received his education at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis.


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* MajoredInWesternHypocrisy: Saki was educated in London. In spite of this (or because of it), Saki is very suspicious of western powers seeking to take advantage of Asran's civil war. He also opposes Asran selling its oil rights to foreign powers, even though it could drastically improve the standard of living of the Asranian people.
2nd Aug '16 10:38:38 AM Nopperabo
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* BrokenAce: Despite his skill as a fighter pilot and his friendly exterior, Mickey is a broken man. The Vietnam War left him with PTSD, which prevented him from leading a happy life back in New York. Convinced that he could not live without war, he abandoned a life of privilege to fight at Area 88.

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* BrokenAce: Despite his skill as a fighter pilot and his friendly exterior, Mickey is a broken man. The Vietnam War left him with PTSD, which prevented him from leading a happy life back in New York. Convinced that he could not live without war, he abandoned a life of privilege to fight at Area 88. In a manga issue that didn't make it stateside, Mickey admits that part of him is already dead.
-->'''Mickey:''' I already died, long ago, only there was no grave until now.
26th Jul '16 12:20:52 PM ChaoticNovelist
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* HimeCut



* YamatoNadeshiko: Played straight in the TV series.
** Deconstructed in the manga. Her love and loyalty to Shin make her an easy target for Kanzaki's manipulation.
** In the manga, she lacks the maturity and wisdom of the traditional Yamato Nadeshiko, making her a possible subversion of this trope as well.

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* YamatoNadeshiko: Played straight in the TV series.
** Deconstructed in the manga. Her love and loyalty to Shin make her an easy target for Kanzaki's manipulation.
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series. In the manga, she lacks the maturity and wisdom of the traditional Yamato Nadeshiko, making her a possible subversion downplaying of this trope as well.trope.
15th Jul '16 5:26:57 PM Scabbard
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* ArrestedForHeroism: In the OVA, he stops a robbery by throwing a knife into the robber's sholder. He spends a night in a Paris jail for his trouble.

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* ArrestedForHeroism: In the OVA, he stops a robbery by throwing a knife into the robber's sholder.shoulder. He spends a night in a Paris jail for his trouble.
11th Jul '16 7:56:25 AM Nopperabo
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* PlotArmor: Shin survives injuries and dangerous situations that logically should have killed him. Then again, if Shin were killed off, there would be no story.
30th Jun '16 2:48:54 PM Nopperabo
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* AffablyEvil: He's friendly and disarming, and he seems to genuinely like Shin. He also insists on trying to kill Shin in the air instead of doing so "in the dark" on the ground.


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* ConsummateProfessional: After Shin defeats him in aerial combat, Charlie refuses to reveal who hired him. He takes the secret to his grave.


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* NobleDemon: Charlie adheres to a code of conduct. For example, he tries to kill Shin honorably in combat, even though he admits that it would have been easier to kill Shin quietly on the ground.
25th Jun '16 4:56:03 PM Nopperabo
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* [[{{EvenEvilHasStandards}} Even Mercenaries Have Standards]]: He's shocked when he learns that Saki wants to use nuclear weapons against the anti-government forces in the manga.

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* [[{{EvenEvilHasStandards}} Even Mercenaries Have Standards]]: Standards]]:
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He's shocked when he learns that Saki wants to use nuclear weapons against the anti-government forces in the manga.manga.
** Even though he is a soldier of fortune, Mickey still values his fellow soldiers and resents Saki for taking the pilots for granted. In the manga and OVA, Mickey is stunned when he learns that Shin has been working without sleep and angrily criticizes Saki for not intervening. In another scene, Mickey calls Saki a "cold bastard" when Saki expresses indifference over combat casualties.
20th May '16 9:25:54 AM Morgenthaler
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* BlondesAreEvil: She's a blonde woman with no qualms about working for a mafia don, arranging executions, sleeping with Kanzaki, or joining Project 4.
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