History Characters / Chew

25th Nov '16 9:00:41 AM yarrunmace
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* StraightGay: Colby fits the "straight" part of this trope so well there seems to be a bit of confusion over whether or not he is actually gay. At one point he seduces Applebee and when he sends a taunting text to a criminal, his avatar is the Franchise/{{Terminator}} robot on a rainbow flag background.

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* StraightGay: Colby fits the "straight" part of this trope so well there seems to be a bit of confusion over whether or not he is actually gay. At one point he seduces Applebee and when point, he sends a taunting text to a criminal, criminal and his avatar is the Franchise/{{Terminator}} robot on a rainbow flag background.background. Besides that, there's no indication that he's actually bisexual beyond his 'romantic' relationships.



* Acrofatic: Has a huge gut, but is more than



** He's appauled when Colby asks if he's going to eat someone their about to blackmail.

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** He's appauled when Colby asks if he's going to eat someone their they're about to blackmail.



* TheDragon: A heroic version to Director Lamode

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* TheDragon: A heroic version to NumberTwo: Of Director Lamode
24th Nov '16 11:08:48 PM Miragician
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* PersonOfMassDestruction: He claims he could kill hundreds of people at once. This is likely true given that he's later shown imprissoned in the bowels of the FDA's supermax prison with three other incredibly dangerous food weirdos.

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* PersonOfMassDestruction: He claims he could kill hundreds of people at once. This is likely true given that he's later shown imprissoned imprisoned in the bowels of the FDA's supermax prison with three other incredibly dangerous food weirdos. weirdos.
** [[spoiler: Confirmed as of issue 60, having grown to become a notorious criminal who Olive comes across wading in a pool of blood from murdered civilians. It's stated in the same issue that he has escaped from the highest levels of security multiple times.]]
8th Nov '16 4:55:00 AM saltin
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* EnemyMind: Multiple times with Savoy during [[spoiler:the two year timeskip.]]

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* EnemyMind: EnemyMine: Multiple times with Savoy during [[spoiler:the two year timeskip.]]
8th Nov '16 4:54:08 AM saltin
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* TheUnfavorite: Easily the most despised member of his family. Tragically, his relations only start treating him better [[spoiler:after Toni is murdered and they realize that he's the only one among them who could possibly avenge her.]]


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* HeelFaceTurn: Goes from being a food tester of gangsters to an FDA agent.


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* BigBrotherInstinct: Was very protective and fond of Toni so much so that [[spoiler:when she dies, he immediately offers up his services to Tony to get back at the Collector.]]


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* ReallyGetsAround: In contrast to Tony, she has a much more active sex life.
7th Nov '16 3:37:10 AM saltin
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* CripplingOverspecialization: His earned lethal fastball skill gives him the ability to fling small round objects with deadly force and precision, but only those kinds of objects. It does not, for instance, give him better aim in general (with, say, a grenade launcher).



* EnemyMind: Multiple times with Savoy during [[spoiler:the two year timeskip.]]



* HonorBeforeReason: A more valid example than most due to how the "reason" in this series is often mired in the grotesque, the deranged, and the tepidly unethical.



* LockedOutOfTheLoop: His ardent refusal to ally with Savoy forces his former mentor to recruit [[spoiler:Colby and Olive]] without Tony's knowledge, making him this. He is understandably peeved when he finds out.



* PunnyName: Doesn't start out as one until he [[spoiler:gets a cyborg crab claw post-Chicken Tenders.]]



* PetTheDog: His first in-story action we see is him trying (in vain) to warn Tony about the bounty on his head that Montero set up.



* {[Irony}}: Gravitated towards Tony's loose cannon partners than her own father. Fast-forward to her actual career in the FDA years later and she finds herself playing the long-suffering StraightMan to eccentric maverick, Ginny.

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* {[Irony}}: Gravitated towards Tony's loose cannon partners more so than her own father. Fast-forward to her actual career in the FDA years later and she finds herself playing the long-suffering StraightMan to eccentric maverick, Ginny.



* ChefOfIron: Thanks to a number of pilfered abilities and culinary experiencse, the Collector was one of the finest chefs in the series in addition to being one of its deadliest individuals.



* VillainousBreakdown: Upon finding out he can't absorb Toni's ablities and that she's already set his downfall in motion.

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* VillainousBreakdown: Upon finding out he can't absorb Toni's ablities and that she's already set his downfall in motion.
motion. [[spoiler:He has an even bigger one when Tony reveals that he has zero intention of eating him and is just going to leave his corpse for the rats.]]




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* {{Troll}}: Got bored writing good reviews so she started going to horrible restaurants on purpose for a bit of fun. Given her vocation and powers, the consequences were not very well-received by her readers.



** [[spoiler:His rather illegal love for eating chicken gets him killed by Tony's killer subliminal message in the 59th issue.]]

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** [[spoiler:His rather illegal love for eating chicken gets him killed by Tony's killer deadly subliminal message in the 59th issue.]]



* HeroicBSOD: Slowly undergoes this due to all of Toni's brothers shunning his attempts to connect with them.

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* HeroicBSOD: Slowly undergoes this due to all of Toni's brothers shunning his attempts to connect with them. [[spoiler:He has another during Sour Grapes when he finds out what happens when the Fire Writing reappears, blubbering how he wonders if Toni knew all along.]]
1st Nov '16 3:44:53 PM captainpat
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* ActionGirl
* AmazonBrigade: All of the human agents are women except for Colby during his brief time there.

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* ActionGirl
* AmazonBrigade: All of Other than the human agents are pet sidekicks, the entire department is staffed with women except for Colby during his brief time there.trained in combat.



* BoobsOfSteel
* GagBoobs



* StrawFeminist: All of them!

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* StrawFeminist: All of them! RedshirtArmy: The agents get killed an extremely high rate. At least one death per mission, and it often gets a lot higher than that.




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* WorldOfBuxom: Every single female USDA has extremely large breasts.



* GagBoobs
* {{Jerkass}}
* WomanScorned: Reacts to [[spoiler: Colby and Applebee's marriage]] by [[spoiler: Not sending Poyo to help, resulting in most of the FDA horribly injured and countless deaths. ]]

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* GagBoobs
* {{Jerkass}}
* WomanScorned: Reacts to [[spoiler: Colby and Applebee's marriage]] by [[spoiler: Not sending Poyo to help, resulting in most of the FDA horribly injured and countless deaths. ]]



* CoolPet: A bionic rat.
* DistaffCounterpart: Comes off as a female version of Tony.
* OnlySaneMan: The only USDA agent shown, outside of Colby, that didn't utterly loathe the FDA.
* NeckSnap: The first of many courtesy of the vampire
* WeHardlyKnewYe

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* CoolPet: A bionic rat.BuxomIsBetter: Her first appearance has a bunch guys staring at her massive breasts with some women look on with jealousy.
* DistaffCounterpart: Comes off as CoolPet: She has a female version of Tony.bionic rat, which unfortunately gets killed shortly after she does.
* OnlySaneMan: The only USDA agent shown, outside of Colby, that didn't utterly loathe WeHardlyKnewYe: She is introduced and killed in the FDA.
* NeckSnap: The first of many courtesy of the vampire
* WeHardlyKnewYe
same issue.
31st Oct '16 10:53:46 AM saltin
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* RoaringRampageOfRampage: Bad Apples has him going on one to [[spoiler:avenge Toni]] that has him lethally eating chunks out of the Collector's henchmen to get information when non-lethal bites would have sufficed.

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* RoaringRampageOfRampage: RoaringRampageOfRevenge: Bad Apples has him going on one to [[spoiler:avenge Toni]] that has him lethally eating chunks out killing as many of the Collector's henchmen men as he can to get information when non-lethal bites would have sufficed.flush out their boss.
31st Oct '16 10:47:59 AM saltin
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* RoaringRampageOfRampage: Bad Apples has him going on one to [[spoiler:avenge Toni]] that has him lethally eating chunks out of the Collector's henchmen to get information when non-lethal bites would have sufficed.
31st Oct '16 10:40:52 AM saltin
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* CapeBusters: The setting is lousy with food-powered metahumans so it usually falls to the FDA to deal with them.


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* DiedInYourArmsTonight: Tony holds him close after he's critically injured by a kitchen knife to the face while they were cops. [[spoiler:Tony does the same as Colby dies from the signal he sent out while they're partners in the FDA.]]


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* DroppedABridgeOnHim: Tony needs to get stronger to stand a chance against the Collector and Poyo can take care of himself. Colby crunches the numbers [[spoiler:and snaps Poyo's neck so he can feed him to Tony who'd never dream of killing the rooster.]]
31st Oct '16 10:29:22 AM saltin
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* ArchEnemy: His betrayal and constant meddling in the lives of the Chus deeply hurt Tony to the point that Issue 56 revealed that in spite of fighting deranged cults, depraved serial killers, corrupt politicians, and inhumane corporations for years, Tony thought of Savoy as "his greatest enemy."


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* DespairEventHorizon: Hits it hard in the 55th issue
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