History Characters / BlackRockShooter

29th Oct '16 9:57:47 PM JRads47
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* OutOfFocus: In the OVA, she's the arguable BigBad, being the main antagonistic force in the Otherworld. In the Anime, Black★Rock Shooter is the VillainProtagonist, and Strength and Black★Gold Saw become {{Ascended Extra}}s, leaving her with a more marginal role. She even gets killed in episode 5, and doesn't appear until the end.

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* OutOfFocus: In the OVA, she's the arguable BigBad, being the main antagonistic force in the Otherworld. In the Anime, Black★Rock Shooter is the VillainProtagonist, and Strength and Black★Gold Saw become {{Ascended Extra}}s, leaving her with a more marginal role. She even gets killed in episode 5, and doesn't appear again until the end.
26th Oct '16 6:38:25 PM JRads47
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* LoveMakesYouEvil: Her desire to fulfill Mato's own desire to help others leads to her killing the other Other Selves.



* OutOfFocus: In the OVA, she's the arguable BigBad. In the Anime, Black★Rock Shooter is the VillainProtagonist, and Dead Master is just another opponent to her, and she's put out of commission in the later half of the show.

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* OutOfFocus: In the OVA, she's the arguable BigBad. BigBad, being the main antagonistic force in the Otherworld. In the Anime, Black★Rock Shooter is the VillainProtagonist, and Dead Master is just another opponent to her, Strength and she's put out of commission Black★Gold Saw become {{Ascended Extra}}s, leaving her with a more marginal role. She even gets killed in episode 5, and doesn't appear until the later half of the show.end.
24th Oct '16 7:45:56 PM JRads47
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* SugarAndIcePersonality: She's easily the most emotive BRS, though she has an air of stoicism to her.
23rd Oct '16 11:00:49 PM JRads47
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* AtopAMountainOfCorpses: B★RS in the third episodes after killing pre-awakened other selves.

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* AtopAMountainOfCorpses: B★RS in the third episodes episode after killing pre-awakened other selves.



* ByronicHero: She's by far the most ruthless and amoral incarnation of B★RS, but she ultimately believes that what she's doing is right.



* NiceJobBreakingItHero: Decapitating/killing "other selves" causes people to lose their grief. It also causes them to lose the attachments that caused said grief.

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* NiceJobBreakingItHero: NiceJobBreakingItHero:
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Decapitating/killing "other selves" causes people to lose their grief. It also causes them to lose the attachments that caused said grief.



* AlienBlood: Has purple blood. Emphsized in the final fight with Mato, who's bleeding out normal blood despite turning into an Other Self.



* AxCrazy: There's a reason she's referred to as ''[[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Insane.'']]
%%* TheBerserker

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* AxCrazy: There's a reason she's referred to as ''[[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Insane.'']]
%%* TheBerserker
Insane]]''.
* TheBerserker: Her fighting style is pretty much rushing in blindly, shooting down everything in sight, and shrugging off whatever grazed/slashed/crushed her.



* DissonantSerenity / TranquilFury: Despite her rage-filled expression, her telepathic communication with Mato is utterly emotionless. Justified since she doesn't actually have emotion.
* DetachmentCombat[=/=]RocketPunch: In the first few minutes, BGS severely injures the arm IBRS has her {{BFS}}/{{BFG}}, IBRS's response is to RIP that arm off and throw it.

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* DissonantSerenity / TranquilFury: DissonantSerenity[=/=]TranquilFury: Despite her rage-filled expression, her telepathic communication with Mato is utterly emotionless. Justified since she doesn't actually have emotion.
* DetachmentCombat[=/=]RocketPunch: In the first few minutes, BGS severely injures the arm IBRS has her {{BFS}}/{{BFG}}, {{BFS}}[=/=]{{BFG}}, IBRS's response is to RIP that arm off and throw it.



* FusionDance: One fan story has her be a fusion of Black★Rock Shooter and Black★Gold Saw. In the 2012 anime, she appears after Mato and Black★Rock Shooter fuse...[[FreakOut but with a twist]]

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* FusionDance: One fan story has her be a fusion of Black★Rock Shooter and Black★Gold Saw. In the 2012 anime, she appears after Mato and Black★Rock Shooter fuse...[[FreakOut but with a twist]]twist]].
* TheJuggernaut: Nothing stands between her and her kills. Not even Mato can stop her...Until she becomes her EnemyWithout.



** TheJuggernaut: And nothing stands between her and her kills. Not even Mato can stop her...Until she becomes her EnemyWithout.


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* OutOfFocus: In the OVA, she's the arguable BigBad. In the Anime, Black★Rock Shooter is the VillainProtagonist, and Dead Master is just another opponent to her, and she's put out of commission in the later half of the show.


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* DarkSkinnedBlonde: Or Dark Skin and White Hair.


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* RedAndBlackAndEvilAllOver: She wears primarily black clothing with a noticeable tint to them.
18th Oct '16 10:32:08 AM ultimomant
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* RapunzelHaitr: Has pretty long twintails.

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* RapunzelHaitr: RapunzelHair: Has pretty long twintails.
9th Oct '16 8:27:55 PM JRads47
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* AnimeHair: Her hair tends to stand up in the air.



* IcyBlueEyes: She has piercing blue eyes to go with her stoic personality. They also {{glow|ing eyes of doom}}.



* {{Stripperiffic}}: Bikini top, booty shorts, thigh-high boots, and a hoodie.
%%** WalkingSwimsuitScene
%%** WhoWearsShortShorts
%%** ThighhighBoots
%%** NoShirtLongJacket

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* {{Stripperiffic}}: [[WalkingSwimsuitScene Bikini top, top]], [[WhoWearsShortShorts booty shorts, shorts]], thigh-high boots, and a hoodie.
%%** WalkingSwimsuitScene
%%** WhoWearsShortShorts
%%** ThighhighBoots
%%** NoShirtLongJacket
[[NoShirtLongJacket hoodie]].



* RapunzelHaitr: Has pretty long twintails.



* GreenEyes: In contrast with her rival's IcyBlueEyes.



* NightOfTheLivingMooks: Episode 4 sees this, as she raises an army of undead

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* NightOfTheLivingMooks: Episode 4 sees this, as she raises an army of undead undead.



* ACupAngst: When Let tells Io that eating carrots will make her bustier, Rock swallows an entire piece. And she strangles Ron for calling her flat-chested during their "ventriloquist act".



* GoodIsNotNice: She knows what her mission is, and she offers no consolation to Reto, who just realized that he's a dead guy all along. Time will tell whether she's a full-blown AntiHero.
** She becomes nice through CharacterDevelopment, to the point that she consoles a fading Dead by acting as her fiance

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* GoodIsNotNice: She knows what her mission is, and she offers no consolation to Reto, who just realized that he's a dead guy all along. Time will tell whether she's a full-blown AntiHero.
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She becomes nice through CharacterDevelopment, to the point that she consoles a fading Dead by acting as her fiance



%%* WhenSheSmiles

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%%* WhenSheSmiles* WhenSheSmiles: Though she's a lot more emotive than most other incarnations.



%%* BiTheWay

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%%* BiTheWay* BiTheWay: She has more than a few LesYay moments with Rock, but she has a husband.



%%* ILied

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%%* ILied* ILied: She promised Dead that she could return to her marraige after eating enough souls, and tells her the truth in her final battle.
20th Sep '16 11:38:51 PM LegitimateIdiot
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%%* FightingFromTheInside



%%* GraspTheSun



* UnflinchingWalk: In the finale, she just keeps walking into Insane Black★Rock Shooter's attack, so she can fire a rainbow colored SpiritBomb laser ''at point-blank range''.

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* UnflinchingWalk: In the finale, she just keeps walking into Insane Black★Rock Shooter's attack, attack so she can fire a rainbow colored SpiritBomb laser ''at point-blank range''.



%%* {{Expy}}: Of [[Anime/GaReiZero Yomi Isayama]].



%%* GreenEyes: The only one with them in the school.



* InvisibleToNormals: Invisible to Those Who Don't Have An Otherself

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* InvisibleToNormals: Invisible She is invisible to Those Who Don't Have An Otherselfthose who don't have an otherself. Arata is able to interact with her briefly while on the bus to summer camp but is unaware of her existence otherwise.



%%* MysteriousWatcher: To an extent.
* NiceJobBreakingItHero / NiceJobFixingItVillain: Her intention was to help the Otherworld and Saya and she felt like she could fix the situation by merging Mato with Black★Rock Shooter. Instead, it trapped Mato within her and made everything worse.

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%%* MysteriousWatcher: To an extent.
* NiceJobBreakingItHero / NiceJobFixingItVillain: NiceJobBreakingItHero: Her intention was to help the Otherworld and Saya Saya, and she felt like she could fix the situation by merging Mato with Black★Rock Shooter. Instead, it trapped Mato within her and made everything worse.



* StraightMan: To Mato.

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* StraightMan: To Mato.Plays this in regards to Mato during her GenkiGirl moments.



%%* CuteBruiser



%%** InTheHood



* AtopAMountainOfCorpses: B★RS in the third episode.

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* AtopAMountainOfCorpses: B★RS in the third episode.episodes after killing pre-awakened other selves.



* DarkActionGirl: Sort of. She's shown as an AntiVillain [[VillainProtagonist Protagonist]] in this continuity.]]

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* DarkActionGirl: Sort of. She's shown as an AntiVillain [[VillainProtagonist Protagonist]] in this continuity.]]



* DisneyDeath / UnexplainedRecovery: Or something like that. She's destroyed as Insane Black★Rock Shooter but is seen unharmed as Black★Rock Shooter shortly thereafter.

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* DisneyDeath / UnexplainedRecovery: Or something like that. She's destroyed as Insane Black★Rock Shooter but is seen unharmed as Black★Rock Shooter shortly thereafter.



* (Non-) HumanPincushion

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* (Non-) HumanPincushion(Non-)HumanPincushion



* [[SwordAndGun Sword and]] [[{{BFG}} Gun]]: Wields both her sword and cannon at the same time in episode 5.

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* [[SwordAndGun Sword and]] [[{{BFG}} Gun]]: Wields SwordAndGun: She wields both her sword and cannon at the same time in episode 5.



* DissonantSerenity / TranquilFury: Despite her rage-filled expression her telepathic communication with Mato is utterly emotionless. Justified since she doesn't actually have emotion.

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* DissonantSerenity / TranquilFury: Despite her rage-filled expression expression, her telepathic communication with Mato is utterly emotionless. Justified since she doesn't actually have emotion.



* FeelNoPain: Mato takes it.

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* FeelNoPain: Mato takes it.it instead.



%%* VariableLengthChain

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%%* VariableLengthChain* VariableLengthChain: It must be magical as it is able to float around in midair carrying Insane B★RS's giant weapons.



%%* CuteWitch



* ChainPain: Chains are a general motif of hers and she uses them extensively in combat.



%%** GreenEyes



* [[OrcusOnHisThrone Orcus On Her Throne]]: In the OVA, after "taking" Yomi, she did absolutely nothing except apparently sit in her throne room waiting. Though it's likely she was waiting for B★RS anyway.

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* [[OrcusOnHisThrone Orcus On Her Throne]]: OrcusOnHisThrone: In the OVA, after "taking" Yomi, she did absolutely nothing except apparently sit in her throne room waiting. Though it's likely she was waiting for B★RS anyway.



* AdaptationalWimp: In the OVA, Dead Master was a perfectly capable fighter. In the anime, B★RS quickly unravels the chain, and she gets carried away helplessly by Chariot's spider minions. After struggling for a ridiculously long time against the chains binding her, it seems like she might join the fight...but then she gets dragged into a fissure created by Black★Gold Saw. Though it may be justified in a sense since Yomi was in a pretty weak state...
** This no longer applies after episode 4.

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* AdaptationalWimp: In the OVA, Dead Master was a perfectly capable fighter. In the anime, B★RS quickly unravels the chain, and she gets carried away helplessly by Chariot's spider minions. After struggling for a ridiculously long time against the chains binding her, it seems like she might join the fight...but then she gets dragged into a fissure created by Black★Gold Saw. Though it may be justified in a sense since Yomi was in a pretty weak state...
state.
** This no longer applies after episode 4.4, where she is able to hold her own in a fight against Black Rock Shooter.



* ChainedByFashion: Sealed by Chariot with her own chains as a symbolism of Kagari's control over Yomi's guilt. When Yomi's FreakOut reaches its apex, her chains warp around her into a giant mountain and explode into her army of countless zombies.

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* ChainedByFashion: Sealed by Chariot with her own chains as a symbolism of Kagari's control over Yomi's guilt. When Yomi's FreakOut reaches its apex, her chains warp around her into a giant mountain and explode into her army of countless zombies.skeletons.



* ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice: Episode 5.

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* ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice: Played for drama in Episode 5.5, since Mato didn't want to kill her.



* NaturalWeapon: Has huge claws.
* NightOfTheLivingMooks: Episode 4.

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* NaturalWeapon: Has huge mechanical-looking claws.
* NightOfTheLivingMooks: Episode 4.4 sees this, as she raises an army of undead



%%* TarotMotifs

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%%* TarotMotifs



%%* BewareMyStingerTail

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%%* BewareMyStingerTail* BewareMyStingerTail: Her design gives her a mechanical and prehensile scorpion-like tail.



* ParentalNeglect: Her parents divorced, and her mother married another man; neither seem to care about her, leaving her in the corner. In fact, they don't seem to care about anything, given the dilapidated state of the house and how it eventually burns down from a neglected cigarette.

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* MysteriousWatcher: Implied, as she's seen dragging and throwing away the corpses of Chariot and Dead Master even though she wasn't present for their deaths.
* ParentalNeglect: Her parents divorced, divorced and her mother married another man; neither seem to care about her, leaving her in the corner. In fact, they don't seem to care about anything, given the dilapidated state of the house and how it eventually burns down from a neglected cigarette.



%%* WhenSheSmiles
* WhoWearsShortShorts: Appears to do this in the 2012 series underneath her skirt, so this can count as ModestyShorts.

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%%* WhenSheSmiles
* WhenSheSmiles: She doesn't smile very often as Yuu. Saya notes this in the aftermath of Yuu's house burning down.
* WhoWearsShortShorts: Appears to do this in the 2012 series underneath her skirt, so this can count as ModestyShorts.



* AdaptationalWimp: As well. In the OVA she appears to actually ''beat'' B★RS, but in the anime she puts up the least impressive fight of any character. Though note that when she was fighting with B★RS Saya was intentionally trying to take the diplomatic route with Mato, so she did comparatively little fighting - it doesn't excuse her inability to defend herself though.

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* AdaptationalWimp: As well. In the OVA she appears to actually ''beat'' B★RS, but in the anime she puts up the least impressive fight of any character. Though note that when she was fighting with B★RS B★RS, Saya was intentionally trying to take the diplomatic route with Mato, so she did comparatively little fighting - it fighting. It doesn't excuse her inability to defend herself though.



* AscendedExtra: Compared to the OVA.

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* AscendedExtra: Compared to the OVA. She's the HeroAntagonist trying to defeat B★RS and is the otherself of Saya.



* OlderThanTheyLook: Mato says she resembles a middle-aged lady.
** It can be justified by the fact that Saya is B★GS.

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* OlderThanTheyLook: Mato says she resembles a middle-aged lady.
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lady. It can be justified by the fact that Saya is B★GS.



* BitchInSheepsClothing: She turns out to be a lot less nice than she initially appeared to be.
%%* BrownEyes

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* BitchInSheepsClothing: She turns out to be a lot less nice than she initially appeared to be.
%%* BrownEyes
be. She initiates Yomi's FreakOut, tries to strangle Mato to death twice and slaps Yuu when she finds out about Mato merging with Black Rock Shooter.



%%* HiddenEyes



* ThePromise: Her motivation is to keep one.
* TrademarkFavoriteFood: Coffee.

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* ThePromise: Her motivation is to keep one.
one concerning Yuu's safety.
* TrademarkFavoriteFood: Coffee. She frequently makes it for students who drop by the counsellor's room.



* BastardGirlfriend: She doesn't have one. She ''is'' one. When she stops being a bastard and becomes capable of normal relationships with other people, Yomi ''snaps''. That's an eerily familiar development...

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* BastardGirlfriend: She doesn't have one. She ''is'' one. When she stops being a bastard and becomes capable of normal relationships with other people, Yomi ''snaps''. That's an eerily familiar development...



* CreepyChild: Early in the 2012 series.

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* CreepyChild: Early in the 2012 series.series, she is portrayed as unnerving towards Mato and is very controlling of Yomi.



* CuteAndPsycho: Mostly psycho, though. Never has a cute lil' blonde girl saying "Kaere (Go away)!" been so creepy.
** {{Yandere}}: For Yomi.

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* CuteAndPsycho: Mostly psycho, though. Never has a cute lil' blonde girl saying "Kaere (Go away)!" been so creepy.
creepy. She shows the cute later, when she adapts to school life.
** {{Yandere}}: For Yomi.Yomi in the beginning of the show, thought it's later undone.



%%* DullEyesOfUnhappiness

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%%* DullEyesOfUnhappiness* DullEyesOfUnhappiness: Sports these in Episodes 1 and 2 as an indication of her psychosis.



* {{Expy}}: Some fans think of her as one to [[LightNovel/{{Toradora}} Taiga]].



* KnightOfCerebus: Her first appearance made the show dark.
* LaserGuidedAmnesia: After Chariot, her other self, gets her head chopped off, she loses her attachment to Yomi. She remembers that she loved her once, but she can't invoke those feelings anymore.

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* KnightOfCerebus: Her first appearance made sets the show dark.
dark nature of the show.
* LaserGuidedAmnesia: After Chariot, her other self, self Chariot gets her head chopped off, she loses her attachment to Yomi. She remembers that she loved her once, but she can't invoke those feelings anymore.



* LookBothWays: Her accident.
* NoSocialSkills: Ridiculously blunt in her psychoticness toward Mato. Even after she is healed, she's comically blunt and foul-mouthed, which earns her popularity at school. She also badly, '''badly''' words her gratitude to Yomi for taking care of her all those years.
* PseudoCrisis: At the end of Episode 2 it seems like something bad happened to Kagari...but then in the next episode we learn she just fell asleep.

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* LookBothWays: Her accident.
She was hit by a car while trying to catch up with Yomi.
* NoSocialSkills: Ridiculously blunt in her psychoticness toward Mato. Even after she is healed, she's comically blunt and foul-mouthed, which earns her popularity at school. She also [[InnocentlyInsensitive badly, '''badly''' words her gratitude gratitude]] to Yomi for taking care of her all those years.
* PseudoCrisis: At the end of Episode 2 it seems like something bad happened to Kagari...but then in the next episode we learn that she just fell asleep.



* VillainousBreakdown: End of episode 2.

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* SweetTooth: Not only does she enjoy sweets, but she's good at making them too, like the madelines and chocolate chip cookies she made for Yomi.
* VillainousBreakdown: End of In episode 2.2, when Yomi dares to suggest that she move on from the accident.



* LuckilyMyShieldWillProtectMe: Huge, wheel-like shield.

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* LuckilyMyShieldWillProtectMe: Huge, She has a huge, wheel-like shield.shield with spikes on it.
3rd Aug '16 2:26:50 PM ChaoticNovelist
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* HimeCut: When she was young.
22nd Jul '16 2:37:53 PM ChaoticNovelist
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%%* LikeABadassOutOfHell: Her plan for WorldDomination.
19th Jul '16 4:41:53 PM acrobox
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%%* TomboyishSidetails: Looks like this.

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%%* TomboyishSidetails: Looks like this.
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