History Characters / Nikita

22nd Jul '16 11:12:08 AM Morgenthaler
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* GenreSavvy: Nikita, knowing that if she helped Gogol they would merely take over when Division fell.
** [[spoiler: She also realized Carla was in contact with Percy very quickly.]]



* GenreSavvy: Knowing that the hot girl with dark hair and long legs in a towel girl uniform was Nikita undercover definitely counts as this.



* GenreSavvy:
** [[spoiler: Never completely trusted Michael, his right hand man.]]
** [[spoiler: Oversight ordered him to assassinate the Udinov family to allow Sergei Semak to seize Zetrov, in exchange for Zetrov becoming friendlier to American interests. He warned Oversight that Semak would go back on the deal, and he was right.]]
22nd Jul '16 10:59:31 AM Morgenthaler
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* DangerouslyGenreSavvy: There are many clues given that Michael had an inkling that Alex was working with Nikita before the events of 1x16 but that he chose to ignore them. Also, mistrusting Kelly, Nikita's old Division partner, in 2x04 and immediately questioning Cassandra about Max's paternity also show this trope.



* DangerouslyGenreSavvy: When he and his superior have to meet with Sergei Semak to explain why their security failed to stop an assassination, he makes sure that there is a loaded gun within easy reach of Semak. He then makes himself look like the competent one and waits for the inevitable YouHaveFailedMe and a promotion to his superior's freshly vacated position. He figures out who Alex really is with only a few clues and takes immediate action.
23rd May '16 1:40:10 PM Morgenthaler
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* ActionGirl: But also a GuileHero.

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* %%* ActionGirl: But also a GuileHero.



* BackToBackBadasses: With Michael and/or Alex, on occasion.
* BattleCouple: With Michael.
* BrokenAce
* BrokenBird

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* %%* BackToBackBadasses: With Michael and/or Alex, on occasion.
* %%* BattleCouple: With Michael.
* %%* BrokenAce
* %%* BrokenBird



* CrazyPrepared: Nikita generally succeeds in achieving this.

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* %%* CrazyPrepared: Nikita generally succeeds in achieving this.



* DarkActionGirl: Nikita before her HeelFaceTurn.

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* %%* DarkActionGirl: Nikita before her HeelFaceTurn.



* DeadpanSnarker

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* %%* DeadpanSnarker



* {{Determinator}}
* FemmeFatale

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* %%* {{Determinator}}
* %%* FemmeFatale



* HeelFaceTurn: Pre-series.

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* %%* HeelFaceTurn: Pre-series.



* HeterosexualLifePartners: With Alexandra.
* InvincibleHero - Most of the time.

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* %%* HeterosexualLifePartners: With Alexandra.
* %%* InvincibleHero - Most of the time.



* TheMentor: For Alex.

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* %%* TheMentor: For Alex.



* ShootTheDog: Not afraid to do this (see: [[spoiler:Kasim]]).
* StarCrossedLovers: With Michael.

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* %%* ShootTheDog: Not afraid to do this (see: [[spoiler:Kasim]]).
* %%* StarCrossedLovers: With Michael.



* AntiVillain: Before his HeelFaceTurn during Season 1.
* TheAtoner: Becomes one in "Pandora".
* BackToBackBadasses: With Nikita.
* BattleCouple: With Nikita.

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* %%* AntiVillain: Before his HeelFaceTurn during Season 1.
* %%* TheAtoner: Becomes one in "Pandora".
* %%* BackToBackBadasses: With Nikita.
* %%* BattleCouple: With Nikita.



* DatingCatwoman
* DeadpanSnarker

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* %%* DatingCatwoman
* %%* DeadpanSnarker



* HeelFaceTurn: During Season 1.

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* %%* HeelFaceTurn: During Season 1.



* TheMentor: to Alex. And Nikita pre-Series.
* TheMole: Following his Heel Face Turn

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* %%* TheMentor: to Alex. And Nikita pre-Series.
* %%* TheMole: Following his Heel Face Turn



* SecondLove: Nikita is his.
* SlapSlapKiss: With Nikita. Quite a lot since the episode "Echoes".
* StarCrossedLovers: With Nikita.

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* %%* SecondLove: Nikita is his.
* %%* SlapSlapKiss: With Nikita. Quite a lot since the episode "Echoes".
* %%* StarCrossedLovers: With Nikita.



* BecomingTheMask

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* %%* BecomingTheMask



* DoubleAgent

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* %%* DoubleAgent



* FallenHeroine

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* %%* FallenHeroine



* HeterosexualLifePartners: With Nikita.

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* %%* HeterosexualLifePartners: With Nikita.



* WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds
* YouKilledMyFather

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* %%* WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds
* %%* YouKilledMyFather



* AuthorityEqualsAsskicking
* BackstabBackfire

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* %%* AuthorityEqualsAsskicking
* %%* BackstabBackfire



* TheCorrupter

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* %%* TheCorrupter



* EvilGenius
* FauxAffablyEvil

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* %%* EvilGenius
* %%* FauxAffablyEvil



* ManipulativeBastard
* ManOfWealthAndTaste

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* %%* ManipulativeBastard
* %%* ManOfWealthAndTaste



* SealedEvilInACan: [[spoiler: until he got out.]]

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* %%* SealedEvilInACan: [[spoiler: until he got out.]]



* SmugSnake
* TheSpymaster: The nation's finest.

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* %%* SmugSnake
* %%* TheSpymaster: The nation's finest.



* DeadpanSnarker

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* %%* DeadpanSnarker



* MissionControl

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* %%* MissionControl



* NonActionGuy: Initially. Averted in "383 Walnut Lane".

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* %%* NonActionGuy: Initially. Averted in "383 Walnut Lane".



* PunchClockVillain: During season 1.

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* %%* PunchClockVillain: During season 1.



* TheSmartGuy

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* %%* TheSmartGuy



* ArmorPiercingQuestion: Her specialty.
* TheBaroness
* BeingTorturedMakesYouEvil: See FreudianExcuse.
* BigBad: For Season 3.

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* %%* ArmorPiercingQuestion: Her specialty.
* %%* TheBaroness
* %%* BeingTorturedMakesYouEvil: See FreudianExcuse.
* %%* BigBad: For Season 3.



* ChronicBackstabbingDisorder

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* %%* ChronicBackstabbingDisorder



* CreepyMonotone
* DeadpanSnarker
* DragonAscendant

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* %%* CreepyMonotone
* %%* DeadpanSnarker
* %%* DragonAscendant



* ManipulativeBitch
* MoreDeadlyThanTheMale

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* %%* ManipulativeBitch
* %%* MoreDeadlyThanTheMale



* PsychoPsychologist

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* %%* PsychoPsychologist



* TheSocialExpert

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* %%* TheSocialExpert



* SmugSnake: season 2.

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* %%* SmugSnake: season 2.



* StepfordSmiler

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* %%* StepfordSmiler



* TwinSwitch

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* %%* TwinSwitch



* WickedCultured

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* %%* WickedCultured



* AllLoveIsUnrequited: For Alex.
* ButtMonkey

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* %%* AllLoveIsUnrequited: For Alex.
* %%* ButtMonkey



* TheMentor: For Alex, at first, and other recruits.
* PensieveFlashback
* TheStoic
* UnresolvedSexualTension: With Alex.

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* %%* TheMentor: For Alex, at first, and other recruits.
* %%* PensieveFlashback
* %%* TheStoic
* %%* UnresolvedSexualTension: With Alex.



* BareYourMidriff
* DarkActionGirl
* DeadpanSnarker

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* %%* BareYourMidriff
* %%* DarkActionGirl
* %%* DeadpanSnarker



* EvilCounterpart: To Alex.
* HairTriggerTemper
* HotBlooded

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* %%* EvilCounterpart: To Alex.
* %%* HairTriggerTemper
* %%* HotBlooded



* TheRival: To Alex.
* SheCleansUpNicely

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* %%* TheRival: To Alex.
* %%* SheCleansUpNicely



* TookALevelInBadass

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* %%* TookALevelInBadass



* DeadpanSnarker
* TheDragon: To Oversight.

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* %%* DeadpanSnarker
* %%* TheDragon: To Oversight.



* JerkWithAHeartOfGold
* MrFanservice

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* %%* JerkWithAHeartOfGold
* %%* MrFanservice



* TheChainsOfCommanding: Shows signs of this in Season 3.
* DaChief: His role in [[spoiler: the new, improved Division]] in Season 3.

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* %%* TheChainsOfCommanding: Shows signs of this in Season 3.
* %%* DaChief: His role in [[spoiler: the new, improved Division]] in Season 3.



* NiceGuy
* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: In Season 3.

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* %%* NiceGuy
* %%* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: In Season 3.



* SmartGuy

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* %%* SmartGuy



* TookALevelInBadass: See above.

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* %%* TookALevelInBadass: See above.



* TheMentor: to Nikita.
* TheMole: [[spoiler: For Percy.]]

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* %%* TheMentor: to Nikita.
* %%* TheMole: [[spoiler: For Percy.]]



* SixthRangerTraitor

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* %%* SixthRangerTraitor



* TragicDream: Trying to reform Division.
* WalkingSpoiler
* WellIntentionedExtremist

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* %%* TragicDream: Trying to reform Division.
* %%* WalkingSpoiler
* %%* WellIntentionedExtremist



* AntiHero
* TheAtoner

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* %%* AntiHero
* %%* TheAtoner



* TheBigGuy

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* %%* TheBigGuy



* MrFanservice

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* %%* MrFanservice



* RoaringRampageOfRevenge
* WildCard

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* %%* RoaringRampageOfRevenge
* %%* WildCard



* ForScience

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* %%* ForScience



* TheMedic: To The Invisible Hand.

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* %%* TheMedic: To The Invisible Hand.



* BadassInANiceSuit
* BigBadDuumvirate: With Amanda in Season 4.

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* %%* BadassInANiceSuit
* %%* BigBadDuumvirate: With Amanda in Season 4.



* EvilBrit

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* %%* EvilBrit



* ManOfWealthAndTaste
* ManipulativeBastard

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* %%* ManOfWealthAndTaste
* %%* ManipulativeBastard



* WickedCultured

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* %%* WickedCultured



* TheBrute
* EliteMook
* ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice

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* %%* TheBrute
* %%* EliteMook
* %%* ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice



* UndyingLoyalty

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* %%* UndyingLoyalty



* NiceGuy: From what we saw.
* PosthumousCharacter

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* %%* NiceGuy: From what we saw.
* %%* PosthumousCharacter



* DeathFakedForYou

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* %%* DeathFakedForYou



* HoneyTrap: Was a victim of this, with Michael.
* JumpedAtTheCall
* MissFanservice

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* %%* HoneyTrap: Was a victim of this, with Michael.
* %%* JumpedAtTheCall
* %%* MissFanservice



* TheChessmaster
* IronLady
* MamaBear

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* %%* TheChessmaster
* %%* IronLady
* %%* MamaBear



* TheBrute: His role in Season 1.

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* %%* TheBrute: His role in Season 1.



* TheDragon: In Season 2.

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* %%* TheDragon: In Season 2.



* EnigmaticMinion
* FourEyesZeroSoul

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* %%* EnigmaticMinion
* %%* FourEyesZeroSoul



* ProfessionalKiller
* PsychoForHire

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* %%* ProfessionalKiller
* %%* PsychoForHire



* VillainousValour
* UndyingLoyalty: for Percy.

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* %%* VillainousValour
* %%* UndyingLoyalty: for Percy.



* BadBoss
* BodyguardBetrayal
* CorruptCorporateExecutive
* DiscOneFinalBoss: For Alex in season two.

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* %%* BadBoss
* %%* BodyguardBetrayal
* %%* CorruptCorporateExecutive
* %%* DiscOneFinalBoss: For Alex in season two.



* TheManBehindTheMan

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* %%* TheManBehindTheMan



* TheStarscream: To Nikolaid Udinov.

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* %%* TheStarscream: To Nikolaid Udinov.



* EvilCounterpart: To Birkhoff in Season 2.
* MissionControl
* NonActionGuy
* PunchClockVillain
* WorthyOpponent: Birkhoff acknowledges this at one point.

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* %%* EvilCounterpart: To Birkhoff in Season 2.
* %%* MissionControl
* %%* NonActionGuy
* %%* PunchClockVillain
* %%* WorthyOpponent: Birkhoff acknowledges this at one point.



* BaldOfEvil

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* %%* BaldOfEvil



* EvilFormerFriend
* FaceDeathWithDignity
* TheFundamentalist
* TheMole

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* %%* EvilFormerFriend
* %%* FaceDeathWithDignity
* %%* TheFundamentalist
* %%* TheMole



* AffablyEvil
* BadassInANiceSuit

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* %%* AffablyEvil
* %%* BadassInANiceSuit



* TheChessmaster
* ChronicBackstabbingDisorder
* TheCorrupter

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* %%* TheChessmaster
* %%* ChronicBackstabbingDisorder
* %%* TheCorrupter



* DeadpanSnarker: Percy's match.

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* %%* DeadpanSnarker: Percy's match.



* ManipulativeBastard

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* %%* ManipulativeBastard



* SmugSnake
* TheStarscream
* WickedCultured

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* %%* SmugSnake
* %%* TheStarscream
* %%* WickedCultured



* NebulousEvilOrganization
* ReligiousAndMythologicalThemeNaming

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* %%* NebulousEvilOrganization
* %%* ReligiousAndMythologicalThemeNaming



* WellIntentionedExtremist

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* %%* WellIntentionedExtremist



* BaldOfAwesome
* EccentricMentor: To Birkhoff, briefly.
* MentorOccupationalHazard

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* %%* BaldOfAwesome
* %%* EccentricMentor: To Birkhoff, briefly.
* %%* MentorOccupationalHazard



* TechnoWizard

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* %%* TechnoWizard



* NeckSnap: Courtesy of Sean Pierce.

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* %%* NeckSnap: Courtesy of Sean Pierce.
23rd May '16 12:17:20 PM Morgenthaler
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* {{Badass}}: Almost absurdly so. Everyone who know treats her as a matter of ''very'' serious concern.
-->'''Tasarov:''' You fought Nikita... it wasn't a fair fight.



* LadyOfWar: Yes, she is a {{badass}}, and yes, she is equally at home on the battlefield and in the ballroom. {{Justified}}: Miranda trains all female Division agents for this.

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* LadyOfWar: Yes, she is a {{badass}}, badass, and yes, she is equally at home on the battlefield and in the ballroom. {{Justified}}: Miranda trains all female Division agents for this.



* {{Badass}}



* {{Badass}}: While early on she isn't as good as Nikita or Michael, in season 2 she [[spoiler: kills Roan.]]



* {{Badass}}



* {{Badass}}: A job requirement for one of Percy's Guardians; in his first episode, Owen beats Nikita and ''Roan'' in their respective fights.
* BroughtDownToNormal: Used to be chemically augmented like other Guardians into a LightningBruiser, before he managed to detox from the Regimen. This makes taking on other Guardians a risky proposition - he and Michael combined were barely able to defeat one Guardian. Still, even while off the Regimen, he remains a {{Badass}}.

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* {{Badass}}: A job requirement for one of Percy's Guardians; in his first episode, Owen beats Nikita and ''Roan'' in their respective fights.
* BroughtDownToNormal: Used to be chemically augmented like other Guardians into a LightningBruiser, before he managed to detox from the Regimen. This makes taking on other Guardians a risky proposition - he and Michael combined were barely able to defeat one Guardian. Still, even while off the Regimen, he remains a {{Badass}}.badass.



* {{Badass}}



* {{Badass}}: Arguably the most dangerous individual on a show teeming with them.



* {{Badass}}
** BadassInANiceSuit

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* {{Badass}}
**
BadassInANiceSuit



* {{Badass}}: Standard requirement for a cleaner. During his rampage, he took out at least half a dozen guards without even blinking.
23rd May '16 12:15:36 PM Morgenthaler
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* CharacterDeath
23rd May '16 12:15:23 PM Morgenthaler
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* BlondesAreEvil
10th Apr '16 9:24:14 PM damus2300
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!!Kelly

Nikita's ex-partner who got imprisoned.

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!!Kelly

Nikita's ex-partner
!!Prince Erik of Georgia

Prince of Georgia
who got imprisoned.Division targets for assassination.


Added DiffLines:

* AwfulWeddedLife: Only married Christina to unite their rival families. He's actually in love with her assistant.
* MedicalMonarch: He was an army medic. This is actually lampshaded.
-->'''Nikita''': "Doctor"? Is that an honorary title for royals?
-->'''Erik''': Yes. I'm a doctor of the tango.

!!Princess Christina of Georgia

Princess of Georgia who hires Division to have her husband killed.
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* AristocratsAreEvil: Tries to have Erik killed so she can take the throne.
* BitchInSheepsClothing: Plays up the DisneyPrincess image.

!!Kelly

Nikita's ex-partner who got imprisoned.
----
16th Mar '16 8:59:36 PM damus2300
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!!Ramon

->"Freedom isn't given. It is taken."

Lone terrorist captured by Nikita. Percy crippled him and forced him to work for Division.
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* BackForTheFinale: He reappeared in season 4.
* CruelMercy: Ramon blamed Nikita for not killing him and sparing him his fate in the chair.
* TheFace: He takes credit for murders Division commits.



!!Kelly

Nikita's ex-partner who got imprisoned.

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!!Kelly

Nikita's ex-partner who got imprisoned.
!!Dana Winters

The only Guardian in the United States. She is stationed in a little Pennsylvania town.


Added DiffLines:

* HighHeelFaceTurn: After falling in love.
* KarmaHoudini: [[spoiler:Dana was involved in Operation Sparrow the whole time. She already cut a deal with Percy to let her and her new family go.]]
* TheSmurfettePrinciple: Dana is the only female Guardian.

!!Ramon Esquivel

->"Freedom isn't given. It is taken."

Lone terrorist captured by Nikita. Percy crippled him and forced him to work for Division.
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* CruelMercy: Ramon blamed Nikita for not killing him and sparing him his fate in the chair.
* TheFace: He takes credit for murders Division commits.

!!Kelly

Nikita's ex-partner who got imprisoned.
----
11th Mar '16 7:00:44 PM StarSword
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Added DiffLines:

-->'''Jaden:''' People I work for? They thought I showed initiative.


Added DiffLines:

* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: In "Girl's Best Friend" she delivers an ''epic'' one to an arms dealer she and Alex have been sent to kill, accusing him of CompensatingForSomething with his gun and comparing him to [[spoiler:the abusive boyfriend she killed with a knife after he raped her]].
11th Mar '16 6:55:59 PM StarSword
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Added DiffLines:

* PhotographicMemory: It's revealed in season two that he didn't just create the black boxes, he ''is'' one.
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