History Characters / GrimTalesFromDownBelow

23rd Jun '16 10:59:13 PM IshiMatsu615
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* {{Reincarnation}}: A POV flashback hints that Chi might be the reincarnation of Blossom, which may explain her feelings for Mimi. Aku at one point even refers to her as his/her [[WesternAnimation/PowerpuffGirls "Blossoming, Bubbly little Buttercup"

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* {{Reincarnation}}: A POV flashback hints that Chi might be the reincarnation of Blossom, which may explain her feelings for Mimi. Aku at one point even refers to her as his/her [[WesternAnimation/PowerpuffGirls "Blossoming, Bubbly little Buttercup"Buttercup"]]
18th Jun '16 12:55:19 AM Morgenthaler
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* BrokenPedestal: Considering the [[MinaAndTheCount main series]] where she practically adored Vlad as a child, him turning her into a vampire against her will has certainly disillusioned her over the years.

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* BrokenPedestal: Considering the [[MinaAndTheCount [[WesternAnimation/MinaAndTheCount main series]] where she practically adored Vlad as a child, him turning her into a vampire against her will has certainly disillusioned her over the years.



The {{Dracula}} {{Expy}} of MinaAndTheCount fame, who now resides in the Underworld with Mina as his vampire ward. [[spoiler:Not necessarily by her choice.]]

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The {{Dracula}} {{Expy}} of MinaAndTheCount WesternAnimation/MinaAndTheCount fame, who now resides in the Underworld with Mina as his vampire ward. [[spoiler:Not necessarily by her choice.]]
9th Jun '16 7:37:31 PM nombretomado
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* AntagonistInMourning: He tells Him that he misses "[[SamuraiJack the samurai]]", and it's implied that the Japanese architecture and culture of Aku City is his own way of paying tribute to his most worthy foe.

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* AntagonistInMourning: He tells Him that he misses "[[SamuraiJack "[[WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack the samurai]]", and it's implied that the Japanese architecture and culture of Aku City is his own way of paying tribute to his most worthy foe.
26th Mar '16 8:25:14 PM Tsukiyo
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* ACupAngst: In one strip, she was seen comparing herself with her mother and an image of a [[http://snafu-comics.com/swmcomic/gotta-hand-it-to-ya/5 pancake appears.]]
** It's even better when you realize to what her line, "How cruel, my name be so apt..." refers.

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* ACupAngst: In one strip, she was seen comparing herself with her mother and an image of a [[http://snafu-comics.com/swmcomic/gotta-hand-it-to-ya/5 pancake appears.]]
**
]] It's even better when you realize to what her line, "How cruel, my name be so apt..." refers.



* BadassPrincess: She is the daughter of the Grim Reaper and his empress.
* BrainwashedAndCrazy: Thanks to Him letting her hidden dark side out.

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* BadassPrincess: She is the daughter of the Grim Reaper and his empress.
* BrainwashedAndCrazy: Thanks to Him letting
empress, and before giving up her hidden dark Nergal side out.to Junior, she was capable of taking down a whole army by herself.



* BrainwashedAndCrazy: While in Him's realm in Part I, Minnie's soul almost killed Junior in rage and frustration over him not loving her. While all the basic brainwash norms were present (dull eyes, being woke up forcelly), Him claims that [[NotBrainshawed he had nothing to do with it]] and that was [[BeneathTheMask Minnie's true self]]. This was foreshadowing the reveal that Minnie is indeed as cruel as Mandy.

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* BrainwashedAndCrazy: While in Him's realm in Part I, Minnie's soul almost killed Junior in rage and frustration over him not loving her. While all the basic brainwash norms were present (dull eyes, being woke up forcelly), Him claims that [[NotBrainshawed he had nothing to do with it]] and that was just let [[BeneathTheMask Minnie's true self]].self]] surface. This was foreshadowing the reveal that Minnie is indeed as cruel as Mandy.



* CuteMonsterGirl

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* CuteMonsterGirl CuteMonsterGirl: Despite the fangs and claws her Nergal side gave her, Minnie still was pretty cute even when fighting. Now, she's in the body of a undead girl without an eye.
26th Mar '16 8:12:27 PM Tsukiyo
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* BrainwashedAndCrazy: While in Him's realm in Part I, Minnie's soul almost killed Junior in rage and frustration over him not loving her. While all the basic brainwash norms were present (dull eyes, being woke up forcelly), Him claims that [[NotBrainshawed he had nothing to do with it]] and that was [[BeneathTheMask Minnie's true self]]. This was foreshadowing the reveal that Minnie is indeed as cruel as Mandy.
26th Mar '16 7:34:00 PM Arawn999
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* YeOldeButcheredeEnglishe: She normally speaks in old-timey PurpleProse, which Mandy blames on the tutor they hired.



* {{Tsundere}}: After Junior kisses her to snap her out of yandere mode, she slaps him and vehemently denies having romantic feelings for him.




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* YeOldeButcheredeEnglishe: She normally speaks in old-timey PurpleProse, which Mandy blames on the tutor they hired.
26th Mar '16 7:17:55 PM Arawn999
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* SuperMode: His Demon Reaper form, originally seen when the Nergal Symbiote had taken him over. Once they start getting along, Junior can assume this form at will.

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* SuperMode: His Demon Reaper form, originally seen when form. Once he and the Nergal Symbiote had taken him over. Once they symbiote start getting along, Junior can assume this form at will.



* SuperPoweredEvilSide: When it first bonded to Junior it seized control of him and went on a rampage.

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* SuperPoweredEvilSide: When it first bonded to Junior it deemed him weak-willed, seized control of him him, and went on a rampage.


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* TalkingToThemself: When it is first introduced, it talks to itself as though it possesses multiple personalities.
26th Mar '16 7:10:42 PM Arawn999
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* ClassicalAntiHero: He starts off a jealous coward who is resentful of his sister.



* GrewASpine: [[IncrediblyLamePun Pun aside]], he made a daring choice to summon his demon-reaper powers to defend a weakened Mimi from a pissed-off Mandy. It's also ''because'' he made that choice that Mandy actually decides to spare Mimi.

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* GrewASpine: Over the course of Part 1 he matures from a wimpy, jealous brat into a more self-assured and selfless person. [[IncrediblyLamePun Pun aside]], he also made a daring choice to summon his demon-reaper powers to defend a weakened Mimi from a pissed-off Mandy. It's also ''because'' he made that choice that Mandy actually decides to spare Mimi.


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* OneWingedAngel: It assimilates Oogie's Pumpkinator mech to become an enormous monster.
26th Mar '16 6:34:49 PM Arawn999
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* SuperMode: His Demon Reaper form, originally seen when the Nergal Symbiote had taken him over. Once they start getting along, Junior can assume this form at will.



* TheUnfavorite: He feels like this due to his sister's talents overshadowing him. In truth, it's not the case.
** If what the [[spoiler:Nergal Symbiote]] says is true, [[spoiler:Junior standing up to his mother made him the favorite in her eyes]].

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* TheUnfavorite: He feels like this due to his sister's talents overshadowing him. In truth, it's not the case.
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case. If what the [[spoiler:Nergal Symbiote]] says is true, [[spoiler:Junior standing up to his mother made him the favorite in her eyes]].



%%* TheAce

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%%* TheAce* TheAce: She's portrayed as a prim and proper perfect princess who excels in everything in Part 1, thought Part II reveals that's a facade she works hard to maintain.



* EldritchAbomination: Her second form.



* EmpathicWeapon[=/=][[spoiler: EvilWeapon]][=/=]LivingWeapon
* EnemyWithout: [[spoiler:Once she was killed by Oogie Boogie, her true form ran rampant.]]
* {{Expy}}: [[Anime/RevolutionaryGirlUtena Anthy Himemiya]], [[{{Manga/Bleach}} Orihime Inoue]], [[{{Anime/Naruto}} Hinata Hyuuga]], and [[Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion Rei Ayanami]], meet your long-lost cousin, [[spoiler: by way of [[SuperEmpowering Rukia Kuchiki]].]]
* [[spoiler:EyeScream: In Afterbirth. [[EyelessFace Both of them.]] She gives Junior her right eye to [[SuperEmpowering empower him and grant him Nergal powers.]] By giving Boogieman her left eye, she has given her hand in marriage to him.]]
** [[spoiler:At the end of ''Afterbirth,'' she regains both of her eyes.]]

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* EmpathicWeapon[=/=][[spoiler: EvilWeapon]][=/=]LivingWeapon
LivingWeapon: At the beginning of Part 1, she possesses LovecraftianSuperpowers courtesy of her Nergal side, which has a mind of its own and is passed on to Junior.
* EnemyWithout: [[spoiler:Once she was killed by Oogie Boogie, her true form eldritch powers ran rampant.]]
* %%* {{Expy}}: [[Anime/RevolutionaryGirlUtena Anthy Himemiya]], [[{{Manga/Bleach}} Orihime Inoue]], [[{{Anime/Naruto}} Hinata Hyuuga]], and [[Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion Rei Ayanami]], meet your long-lost cousin, [[spoiler: by way of [[SuperEmpowering Rukia Kuchiki]].]]
* [[spoiler:EyeScream: In Afterbirth. [[EyelessFace Both of them.]] EyeScream: She gives Junior her right eye to [[SuperEmpowering empower him and grant him Nergal powers.]] By giving In ''Afterbirth'', she gives Boogieman her left eye, and in doing so she has given gives her hand in marriage to him.]]
** [[spoiler:At the end of ''Afterbirth,''
him. [[spoiler:Once she regains and Junior reconcile, she takes both of her eyes.eyes back.]]



* HumanoidAbomination: Is part undead human, part Nergal demon.

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* HumanoidAbomination: Is part With her Nergal powers, she can shape shift to grow tentacles, fangs, claws, and sprout weapons from her body at will, but by default resembles a human girl. She later passes those powers on to Junior, and is resurrected as an undead human, part Nergal demon.human.



* LovecraftianSuperpower: Passes them on to Jr. and helps him control them. [[spoiler: Him leaving to train on his own is what drives her to leave in ''Afterbirth''.]]

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* LovecraftianSuperpower: Passes Her Nergal powers enable her to sprout tentacles, spikes, claws, and a wide assortment of other grotesque abilities at will. She passes them on to Jr. Junior and helps him control them. [[spoiler: Him Junior leaving to train on his own is what drives her to leave in ''Afterbirth''.]]



** [[spoiler: Possibly foreshadowed in [=WHaM=], where she appears jealous of the fact that she's not as... "developed" as her mother.]]

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** [[spoiler: Possibly foreshadowed in [=WHaM=], ''What About Mimi'', where she appears jealous of the fact that she's not as... "developed" as her mother.]]



* PurpleProse[=/=]{{Ye Olde Butcherede Englishe}}: How she normally speaks.

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* PurpleProse[=/=]{{Ye Olde Butcherede Englishe}}: How she YeOldeButcheredeEnglishe: She normally speaks.speaks in old-timey PurpleProse, which Mandy blames on the tutor they hired.



* SuperEmpowering: Gives Junior her powers by handing him one of her eyes when she knew she was about to die.

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* SuperEmpowering: Gives Junior her Nergal powers by handing him one of her eyes when she knew she was about to die.



* TheUnfavorite: [[spoiler:Thanks to Grim always hating her biological father and Mandy now favoring Junior.]]

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* TheUnfavorite: [[spoiler:Thanks to Grim always hating her biological father and Mandy now favoring Junior.favouring Junior, she's found herself neglected by her parents.]]



* ColdSniper: When Junior saves Mimi from falling off the edge of the castle by turning the Nergal symbiote into a grappling pistol, Mandy watches as Minnie takes aim at the line with her bow. When Minnie hesitates, Mandy pulls out a sniper rifle and takes the shot herself, then scolds her daughter for hesitating.



* ShipperOnDeck: A very subtle example, but she nudges Minnie to get Junior by any means necessary as she feels that restraint is a sign of weakness. Combine this with Minnie's emerging {{Yandere}} tendencies and well... she started getting... [[MurderTheHypotenuse ideas.]]

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* ShipperOnDeck: A very subtle example, but she nudges Minnie to get Junior by any means necessary as she feels that restraint is a sign of weakness. Combine this with Minnie's emerging {{Yandere}} tendencies and well... she started getting... [[MurderTheHypotenuse ideas.]]ideas]].



!! Dani and Manny [[spoiler:Phantom]]

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!! Dani and Manny [[spoiler:Phantom]]
Manny



Grims/Mandys General and Leader of the Castle Guards. [[spoiler: He may actually be Juniors biological father. This is hinted at when he losses his helmet in What about Mimi as his face and Juniors look very similar.]]

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Grims/Mandys Grim's and Mandy's General and Leader of the Castle Guards. His real name is Charles. [[spoiler: He may actually be Juniors Junior's biological father. This is hinted at when he losses his helmet in What about Mimi as his face and Juniors look very similar.]]



* CarryABigStick: His signature Weapon is his Mace.
* RealMenWearPink: Has Tattoos of Mandy on his back (used to be of Grim but changed in the original series).

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* CarryABigStick: His signature Weapon weapon is his Mace.
mace.
* RealMenWearPink: Has Tattoos tattoos of Mandy on his back (used to be of Grim but changed in the original series).



* [[spoiler:BigDamnHeroes: In Afterbirth.]]
* BiTheWay: While its still too early to confirm, [[http://grim.snafu-comics.com/?comic_id=243 this was her action when she met Chi for the first time]]. May be a case of ItsOkayIfItsYou.

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* [[spoiler:BigDamnHeroes: %%* BigDamnHeroes: In Afterbirth.]]
Afterbirth.
* BiTheWay: While its it's still too early to confirm, [[http://grim.snafu-comics.com/?comic_id=243 this was her action when she met Chi for the first time]]. May be a case of ItsOkayIfItsYou.



* CuteMonsterGirl: In her second form.

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* CuteMonsterGirl: In her second demon form.



* HyperspaceArsenal: She can pull out just about anything from Where did [[NoodleImplements that kettle]] come from?
** That is nothing compared to her fight against Mina. She pulls out a [[VisualPun steak and a hammer]], [[SerialEscalation then a garlic bread, then an entire freaking house!!!]].

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* HyperspaceArsenal: She can pull out just about anything from Where did [[NoodleImplements that kettle]] come from?
** That
just about anything]] up to and including the kitchen sink from out of thin air, with some panels hinting her arsenal is nothing compared to concealed inside her skirt. In her fight against Mina. She pulls out a [[VisualPun steak and a hammer]], [[SerialEscalation then a garlic bread, then an entire freaking house!!!]].house]]!



* TheSymbiote: Her demonic form is evidently the result of her being bonded to one that [[http://grim.snafu-comics.com/?comic_id=195 even Grim is leery of.]] [[http://grim.snafu-comics.com/?comic_id=196 It also seems attracted to Minnie.]]

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* TheSymbiote: Her demonic form is evidently the result of her being bonded to one an entity of pure evil that [[http://grim.snafu-comics.com/?comic_id=195 even Grim is leery of.]] [[http://grim.snafu-comics.com/?comic_id=196 It also seems attracted to Minnie.]]



* AnyoneCanDie: In the [=WhAM=] comic "Making Headway", a flashback is shown that Him decapitated Jeff right in front of Mimi. It might be a case of KillTheCutie}} if he weren't, you know, a giant spider.]]

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* AnyoneCanDie: In the [=WhAM=] ''What About Mimi'' comic "Making Headway", a flashback is shown that Him decapitated Jeff right in front of Mimi. It might be a case of KillTheCutie}} if he weren't, you know, a giant spider.]]



* MagicalNanny: [[spoiler: To Mimi]]

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* MagicalNanny: [[spoiler: To Mimi]]Mimi.



* OneWingedAngel: [[http://grim.snafu-comics.com/index.php?comic_id=184 Oooh boy.]]
* {{Satan}}: Although at one point he claims "neither Lucifer nor God will get in my way," so somewhat ambiguous.

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* OneWingedAngel: After getting nuked, he turns up [[http://grim.snafu-comics.com/index.php?comic_id=184 Oooh boy.]]
in a horifically monstrous form]].
* {{Satan}}: Although He and his realm are an analogue to Satan and Hell, although at one point he claims "neither Lucifer nor God will get in my way," so somewhat ambiguous.
26th Mar '16 5:59:39 PM reppuzan
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* ACupAngst: In one strip, she was seen comparing herself with her mother and an image of a [[http://vignette3.wikia.nocookie.net/bleedmancomics/images/b/bf/110914_grim.jpg/revision/latest?cb=20111029184445 pancake appears.]]

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* ACupAngst: In one strip, she was seen comparing herself with her mother and an image of a [[http://vignette3.wikia.nocookie.net/bleedmancomics/images/b/bf/110914_grim.jpg/revision/latest?cb=20111029184445 [[http://snafu-comics.com/swmcomic/gotta-hand-it-to-ya/5 pancake appears.]]



--> '''Symbiote:''' [[SarcasmMode Oh bring it on, dear sweet and kind sister who would never hurt a fly!]]

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--> '''Symbiote:''' [[SarcasmMode ''[while getting shot at by Minnie]'' Oh bring it on, [[SarcasmMode dear sweet and kind sister who would never hurt a fly!]]



* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: This is pushing it. Really, it is, but somewhere deep in that black hole we call Mandy's heart, she cares for the happiness of her children [[spoiler: and is willing to go to war with Him, who mind you wiped out ''every Cartoon Network protagonist in history'' in this continuity.]] She also reminds Junior to take care of and protect his sister and Mimi while she's out and gives Mimi some of her old clothes to wear.

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* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: This is pushing it. Really, it is, but somewhere deep in that black hole we call Mandy's heart, she cares for the happiness of her children [[spoiler: and is willing to go to war with Him, who mind you single-handedly wiped out ''every Cartoon Network protagonist in history'' in this continuity.]] She also reminds Junior to take care of and protect his sister and Mimi while she's out and gives Mimi some of her old clothes to wear.



* MsFanservice: She's commonly seen wearing little more than her underwear.

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* MajorInjuryUndereaction: After Mimi drops a demonic Angry Bird egg on her, Mandy's skin begins to burn off. Mandy shrugs it off as if it were nothing and keeps shooting.
* MsFanservice: She's commonly seen wearing little more than her underwear. Her normal outfit is pretty damn stripperific too.



%%* ThisIsForEmphasisBitch

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* SuperiorSuccessor: His reason for [[spoiler: doing it with Mandy. He wants a killing machine of his own after seeing what a berserk Junior was capable of. He might just get two.]]
%%* ThisIsForEmphasisBitch
ThisIsForEmphasisBitch: Against the Demon Reaper after it repelled him with his own Ghostly Wail.
--> '''Dark Danny:''' It's payback time, ''bitch!''
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