History Characters / Darkman

4th Feb '17 4:35:59 AM Cronos5010
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* AntiHero: [[UnscrupulousHero He can and will be extremely ruthless]] but struggles to [[PragmaticHero put the total good of everyone in the city]] over his own revenge. He goes after mobsters and criminals, enjoying the suffering he is giving them. Also while he'll never harm innocent people, his unstoppable rage doesn't stop him from breaking the fingers of an Asshole Carny while incognito.
* BadassLongcoat: He finds it in the trash, but is no less badass.

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* AntiHero: [[UnscrupulousHero He can and will be extremely ruthless]] but struggles to [[PragmaticHero put the total good of everyone in the city]] over his own revenge. He goes after mobsters and criminals, enjoying the suffering he is giving them. Also while he'll he will never harm innocent people, his unstoppable rage doesn't stop him from breaking the fingers of an Asshole Carny while incognito.
* BadassLongcoat: He finds it in the trash, but it is no less badass.



* BerserkButton: Don't call Darkman "freak", try to cheat him out of a carnival prize, or as noted below, the surgery that keeps his burns from being unbearably painful had the side effect of giving him ''a lot'' of these.

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* BerserkButton: Don't call Darkman a "freak", try to cheat him out of a carnival prize, or as noted below, the surgery that keeps his burns from being unbearably painful had the side effect of giving him ''a lot'' of these.



** CursedWithAwesome: However, he does possess superhuman strength, durability, and agility caused by the surgery. Once, he was able to adapt the surgery procedure, he was able to kick a lot of ass and escape mostly without injury.

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** CursedWithAwesome: However, he does possess superhuman strength, durability, and agility caused by the surgery. Once, he was able to adapt to the surgery procedure, he was able to kick a lot of ass and escape mostly without injury.



* DoesntLikeGuns: Slightly subverted. He rarely uses any type of firearm, preferring to use science and his strength. When he does, its for show. [[spoiler:[[BatmanGrabsAGun However, that doesn't excluded the fact he does murder Skip with his own fake machine gun leg in the novel of the first film]].]]

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* DoesntLikeGuns: Slightly subverted. He rarely uses any type of firearm, preferring to use science and his strength. When he does, its for show. [[spoiler:[[BatmanGrabsAGun However, that doesn't excluded the fact he does murder Skip with his own fake machine gun leg in the novel novelization of the first film]].]]



** While he hates Rooker in ''Die Darkman Die'', he doesn't take it out on his wife or child. In fact he goes out of his way of revenge protecting them. [[spoiler:In the end, he actually sacrifices the only stable synthetic skin to fix the kid's face when he could have used it on himself.]]

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** While he hates Rooker in ''Die Darkman Die'', he doesn't take it out on his wife or child. In fact he goes went out of his way of revenge protecting to protect them. [[spoiler:In the end, he actually sacrifices the only stable synthetic skin to fix the kid's face when he could have used it on himself.]]



* TheGrotesque: He lost his entire life and most of his face after the accident, leading him down the path to be "Darkman".

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* TheGrotesque: He lost his entire life and most of his face after the accident, leading him down the path to be becoming "Darkman".
4th Feb '17 4:33:12 AM Cronos5010
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* AntiHero: [[UnscrupulousHero Ha can and will be extremely ruthless]] but struggles to [[PragmaticHero put the total good of everyone in the city]] over his own revenge. He goes after mobsters and criminals, enjoying the suffering he is giving them. Also while he'll never harm innocent people, his unstoppable rage doesn't stop him from breaking the fingers of an Asshole Carny while incognito.

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* AntiHero: [[UnscrupulousHero Ha He can and will be extremely ruthless]] but struggles to [[PragmaticHero put the total good of everyone in the city]] over his own revenge. He goes after mobsters and criminals, enjoying the suffering he is giving them. Also while he'll never harm innocent people, his unstoppable rage doesn't stop him from breaking the fingers of an Asshole Carny while incognito.
30th Dec '16 3:00:25 PM DastardlyDemolition
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* AntiHero: Type IV but struggles to be a Type III. He goes after mobsters and criminals, enjoying the suffering he is giving them. Also while he'll never harm innocent people, his unstoppable rage doesn't stop him from breaking the fingers of an Asshole Carny while incognito.

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* AntiHero: Type IV [[UnscrupulousHero Ha can and will be extremely ruthless]] but struggles to be a Type III.[[PragmaticHero put the total good of everyone in the city]] over his own revenge. He goes after mobsters and criminals, enjoying the suffering he is giving them. Also while he'll never harm innocent people, his unstoppable rage doesn't stop him from breaking the fingers of an Asshole Carny while incognito.



%%* BandagedFace

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%%* BandagedFace* BandagedFace: His heavily burned face is covered in bandages and gauze to hide his identity and prevent further harm.



%%* TheCowl

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%%* TheCowl* TheCowl: Works in the shadows, as smart as he is ruthless, and never stays for a "thank you".
30th Dec '16 2:55:39 PM DastardlyDemolition
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%%* TheGrotesque
%%* HairTriggerTemper

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%%* TheGrotesque
%%* HairTriggerTemper
* TheGrotesque: He lost his entire life and most of his face after the accident, leading him down the path to be "Darkman".
* HairTriggerTemper: Due to his amplified emotions, he can get real mad real quick. One scene in the first movie has his breaking a carny's fingers because he refused to give a prize for winning a game.






%%* HairOfGoldHeartOfGold
%%* DistressedDamsel

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%%* HairOfGoldHeartOfGold
%%* DistressedDamsel
* HairOfGoldHeartOfGold: Her hair is a gold as her heart, as she still loves Peyton despite his disfigurements.
* DistressedDamsel: At the climax of the first film, Julie is taken hostage by Strack and it's up to Peyton to rescue her.
23rd Nov '16 3:05:32 AM MrKosta
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** Westlake also seems to be the worlds greatest vocal impersonator (although the first movie does show him taking the time to practice). Also a talented ventriloquist as he somehow manages to speak coherently without lips.



** Westlake also seems to be the worlds greatest vocal impersonator (although the first movie does show him taking the time to practice). Also a talented ventriloquist as he somehow manages to speak coherently without lips.

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** Westlake also seems to be the worlds greatest vocal impersonator (although the first movie does show him taking the time to practice). Also a talented ventriloquist as he somehow manages to speak coherently without lips.
23rd Nov '16 3:03:51 AM MrKosta
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* RoaringRampageOfRevenge: His main motivation is to kill those who ruined his life. [[LampshadeHanging Lampshaded]] by Strack during the final fight.



%%* AssholeVictim

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%%* AssholeVictim* AssholeVictim: He's the one who kills Peyton's coworker and friend, so he deserves what's coming to him.
23rd Nov '16 3:01:01 AM MrKosta
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%%* DisneyVillainDeath: [[spoiler: Courtesy of Darkman.]]

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%%* * DisneyVillainDeath: [[spoiler: Courtesy of Darkman.Darkman drops him off from a skyscraper.]]




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* WrongGenreSavvy: When Darkman gets the jump on him, he mistakes Darkman for TheCape and gloats about how he won't be able to kill him. He's ''so'' wrong.
23rd Nov '16 2:55:37 AM MrKosta
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%%* BadassLongcoat: Darkman.

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%%* * BadassLongcoat: Darkman.He finds it in the trash, but is no less badass.



%%* DarkIsNotEvil

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%%* DarkIsNotEvil* DarkIsNotEvil: While not in disguise, dresses entirely in black, yet he is the hero... [[AntiHero sort of]].



* FacialHorror: His face is disfigured beyond recognition following Durant's attack on his lab.



%%* TragicHero: Darkman is probably one of the best examples.

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%%* * TragicHero: Darkman is probably one of the best examples.



* HellishCopter: In the first movie, he dies when his helicopter crashes. [[spoiler:He gets better in the sequel]].




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* WeHardlyKnewYe: He only appears in a couple of scenes in the movie before Darkman kills him.


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* KarmicDeath: Dies in the exact same way Peyton was supposedly killed, in a lab rigged to explode.
8th Sep '16 8:34:17 AM erforce
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--> '''Strack''': ''What do you think, Julie? Who's the real monster here? I destroy, to build something better! Whereas you? You're a man who destroys for revenge! Look! Look about you! It's all mine! Because I built it! I built it all!''

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--> '''Strack''': ''What What do you think, Julie? Who's the real monster here? I destroy, to build something better! Whereas you? You're a man who destroys for revenge! Look! Look about you! It's all mine! Because I built it! I built it all!''all!
5th Sep '16 3:51:02 PM erforce
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