History Characters / TigerAndBunny

9th Aug '16 7:06:34 PM TheNewBig
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* AntiHero: A particularly brutal and ruthless variant bordering o AntiVillain.

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* AntiHero: A particularly brutal and ruthless variant bordering o on AntiVillain.



* KickThemWhileTheyAreDown: He won't hesitate to goafter criminals even after they've been arrested, imprisoned, or otherwise neutralised, such as the prisoners he fried in Episode Six and [[spoiler:Albert Maverick after he wiped his own mind]].

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* KickThemWhileTheyAreDown: He won't hesitate to goafter go after criminals even after they've been arrested, imprisoned, or otherwise neutralised, such as the prisoners he fried in Episode Six and [[spoiler:Albert Maverick after he wiped his own mind]].
6th Jul '16 3:21:54 PM Keeyla
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* TheUnreveal: She [[spoiler: copied magnetic powersoo from ''someone'', but it's never stated who.]]

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* TheUnreveal: She [[spoiler: copied magnetic powersoo powers from ''someone'', but it's never stated who.]]
28th Jun '16 10:38:33 AM icytor44
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* HotForTeacher: According to the ''Hero Gossip Book'', her first crush was on her kindergarten teacher. Seems older men just do it for her... * AnIcePerson: She has the ability to create ice and cold.

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* HotForTeacher: According to the ''Hero Gossip Book'', her first crush was on her kindergarten teacher. Seems older men just do it for her...
* AnIcePerson: She has the ability to create ice and cold.
24th Jun '16 6:30:46 AM BlacKat
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* AnimalMotif: According to Kotetsu, he's a "[[BunniesForCuteness bunny]]". Saito even puts a little bunny emblem on his super-suit, to Barnaby's chagrin. His lack of typical 'bunny-like' behaviour is hilariously lampshaded in Episode 3 following their unorthodox success with the bomb.

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* AnimalMotif: According to Kotetsu, he's a "[[BunniesForCuteness bunny]]". Saito even puts a little bunny emblem on his super-suit, to Barnaby's chagrin. His lack of typical 'bunny-like' behaviour is hilariously even lampshaded in Episode 3 following their unorthodox success with the bomb.



'''Kotetsu:''' Ya know for a bunny, you're not so cute.
* AnimationAnatomyAging: The [[http://img841.imageshack.us/img841/1797/barnabyageprogression.png official artwork]] shows that he's followed a fairly standard style of age progression so far (pictured at ages four, ten, fifteen, and twenty-four).

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'''Kotetsu:''' Ya know for For a bunny, you're not so very cute.
* AnimationAnatomyAging: The [[http://img841.imageshack.us/img841/1797/barnabyageprogression.png official artwork]] artwork shows that he's followed a fairly standard style of age progression so far (pictured at ages four, ten, fifteen, and twenty-four).far.



%%* BrokenAce
%%* BrokenBird

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%%* BrokenAce
%%* BrokenBird
** BrokenAce



* EmbarrassingNickname: "Bunny". By Episode 5 he seems to have given up on complaining about it, but he absolutely will NOT stand for being called "lil' Bunny". The AI [[MidSeasonUpgrade in his suit]] does as well.

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* EmbarrassingNickname: "Bunny". By Episode 5 he seems to have given up on complaining about it, but he absolutely will NOT stand for being called "lil' Bunny". The AI [[MidSeasonUpgrade in his suit]] does as well."Bunny-chan."



* FakeMemories: [[spoiler:Maverick]] tweaked his memories quite a bit in order to give [[spoiler:him]]self an alibi, among other things. WordOfGod reveals that his memory has been edited beyond the extent shown in canon.

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* FakeMemories: [[spoiler:Maverick]] tweaked his memories quite a bit in order to [[spoiler: give [[spoiler:him]]self himself an alibi, alibi]], among other things. WordOfGod reveals that his memory has been edited beyond the extent shown in canon.



* FramesOfReference: The lenses are hexagonal, but he has a number of characteristics associated with rectangular glasses; [[StoicSpectacles a stoic facade]], {{Kuudere}}[=/=]{{Tsundere}} personality and {{Tsurime}}.

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* FramesOfReference: The lenses are hexagonal, but he has a number of characteristics associated with rectangular glasses; [[StoicSpectacles a stoic facade]], {{Kuudere}}[=/=]{{Tsundere}} {{Kuudere}} personality and {{Tsurime}}.



* IfYouKillHimYouWillBeJustLikeHim: Experiences a classic example of this towards the end of Episode 13, when he was [[spoiler:on the verge of killing Jake]]. But due to Kotetsu's influence he chooses the typical option, which results in...

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* IfYouKillHimYouWillBeJustLikeHim: Experiences a classic example of this towards the end of Episode 13, when he was [[spoiler:on the verge of killing Jake]]. But due to Kotetsu's influence he chooses the typical option, which results in...option.



* MidSeasonUpgrade: The "Good Luck Mode" leg in his hero suit.



** But by the end of the movie he seems to have found a new purpose of his own.



* NoSympathy: Can be rather insensitive at times, mostly because of the unique form of [[NoSocialSkills lacking social skills]] that he possesses.

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* NoSocialSkills: Leading to...
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NoSympathy: Can be rather insensitive at times, mostly because of the unique form of [[NoSocialSkills lacking social skills]] that he possesses.times.



* TheNotLoveInterest: Barnaby shows up in Kotetsu's life at a critical point in the latter's career and fits into so many "love interest stereotypes" (TroubledButCute, {{Tsundere}}, BrokenBird, DefrostingIceKing, SugarAndIce, {{Kuudere}}. He [[ReplacementLoveInterest bears some suspicious parallels]] to [[RomancingTheWidow the widower]] hero's [[TheLostLenore late wife]] and was [[spoiler:[[MadDictatorsHandsomeSon mentored by]] the show's BigBad]]) that the writer/artist for the manga adaptation has even joked about him being the show's 'heroine'. The creators' fondness for [[ShipTease teasing their "wonderful relationship"]] doesn't help.

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* TheNotLoveInterest: Barnaby shows up in Kotetsu's life at a critical point in the latter's career and fits into so many "love interest stereotypes" (TroubledButCute, {{Tsundere}}, BrokenBird, DefrostingIceKing, SugarAndIce, {{Kuudere}}. He [[ReplacementLoveInterest bears some suspicious parallels]] to [[RomancingTheWidow the widower]] hero's [[TheLostLenore late wife]] and was [[spoiler:[[MadDictatorsHandsomeSon mentored by]] the show's BigBad]]) that the writer/artist for the manga adaptation has even joked about him being the show's 'heroine'. The creators' fondness for [[ShipTease teasing their "wonderful relationship"]] doesn't help.



* ThePawn: Maverick raised him with the express purpose of making him become a superhero.

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* ThePawn: [[spoiler: Maverick raised him with the express purpose of making him become a superhero.]]



* SanitySlippage: The results of learning Jake [[spoiler: was not really his parents' killer destroyed him.]]

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* SanitySlippage: The results of learning Jake that [[spoiler: Jake was not really his parents' killer nearly destroyed him.]]



--> '''Principle Massini:'''I don't if you realized it but the whole school looked up to you! You even had a fan club, that never happened before! They all wore glasses in the same style as yours.\\

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--> '''Principle Massini:'''I Massini:''' I don't know if you realized knew it at the time, but the whole school looked up to you! You even had a fan club, that and that's never happened before! They all wore glasses in the same style as yours.\\



* ShipTease: With Agnes. When he saved her from [[spoiler:one of the kidnappers in Episode 9]], [[http://img202.imageshack.us/img202/2307/barnabyagnesshiptease.png the way he was holding her, looking right into her eyes and inquiring after her well-being]], would have been enough to set even unseasoned shippers off. But the pairing was never so much as hinted at again.

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* ShipTease: With Agnes. When he saved her from [[spoiler:one of the kidnappers in Episode 9]], [[http://img202.imageshack.us/img202/2307/barnabyagnesshiptease.png the way he was holding her, looking right into her eyes and inquiring after her well-being]], well-being, would have been enough to set even unseasoned shippers off. But the pairing was never so much as hinted at again.



* {{Tsundere}}: Not a glaring example, but he sometimes bears this attitude towards Kotetsu.
%%* {{Tsurime}}

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* {{Tsundere}}: Not a glaring example, but he sometimes bears this attitude towards Kotetsu.
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{{Tsurime}}



* LargeAndInCharge: One of the tallest heroes to date.
13th Jun '16 9:45:17 PM eowynjedi
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* FailedASpotCheck: He makes sure to [[spoiler:alter the memories of everyone in the Apollon building, who know Kotetsu's identity. However, he not only forgets about Kotetsu's old boss, but also ''Kotetsu's family''. That means there are four people who can still help Kotetsu, and they do]].
31st May '16 5:15:55 PM TheNewBig
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* ActionDad: His relationship with his daughter is bad, but in Episode 17 he goes out to search for her himself and rescues her from a collapsing shrine.

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* ActionDad: His relationship with his daughter is bad, but in In Episode 17 he goes out to search for her himself and rescues her from a collapsing shrine.



** A poor relationship with his daughter due to his job.

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** A poor His relationship with his daughter due often suffers because of his committment to his job.



* AmbiguouslyBi: Was deeply in love with his wife Tomoe, but then he starts acting funny around Barnaby...

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* AmbiguouslyBi: Was deeply in love with his wife Tomoe, but then he starts acting funny around Barnaby...and Barnaby practically act like a married couple themselves.



* BadassBeard: And a pretty stylish one at that! Kaede thinks it's stupid, though.

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* BadassBeard: And a pretty stylish one at that! Kaede thinks it's stupid, though.



* BrokenPedestal: When he discovers [[spoiler: that Mr. Legend started to lose his powers at the end of his career, and that [=HeroTV=] started to fix arrests so that he would continue to earn publicity. However, he still doesn't know the [[DomesticAbuser depths]] to which his role model fell...]]

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* BrokenPedestal: When he discovers [[spoiler: that Mr. Legend started to lose his powers at the end of his career, and that [=HeroTV=] started to fix arrests so that he would continue to earn publicity. However, Imagine if he still doesn't know knew the [[DomesticAbuser depths]] to which his role model fell...]]



** This does turn around in season 2, however. Even LLoyds was being a sweetheart to him. Still gets injured quite often, though.



* IMissMum: One of those rare occasions where someone says this about ''both'' their parents. "I miss you...Mum, Dad!" (Episode 25)

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* IMissMum: One of those rare occasions where someone says this about ''both'' their parents. "I miss you...Mum, Mom, Dad!" (Episode 25)



* HotForTeacher: According to the ''Hero Gossip Book'', her first crush was on her kindergarten teacher. Looks like her tendency to become infatuated with people far older than her is recurrent...
* AnIcePerson: She has the ability to create ice and cold.

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* HotForTeacher: According to the ''Hero Gossip Book'', her first crush was on her kindergarten teacher. Looks like her tendency to become infatuated with people far Seems older than her is recurrent...
men just do it for her... * AnIcePerson: She has the ability to create ice and cold.



* LikesOlderMen: Implied, since Kotetsu isn't the first time she's crushed on a guy much older than her.

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* LikesOlderMen: Implied, since Kotetsu isn't the first time she's crushed on a guy much older with more than a few years on her.



* OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent: Can be considered one in her civilian identity.

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* OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent: Can be considered one Fits the bill in her civilian identity.



* {{Romancing The Widow}}er: The latter half of Episode 25 shows that she's decided to do this despite her initial qualms. She even provided the new picture for the main trope page!

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* {{Romancing The Widow}}er: The latter half of Episode 25 shows that she's decided to do this despite her initial qualms.go for it. She even provided the new picture for the main trope page!



* SmittenTeenageGirl: Has a very obvious crush on Kotetsu. So much so [[HeroicBlueScreenOfDeath she's horrified]] [[PlayedForLaughs upon hearing he was married and has a daughter]]. But Episode 25 proves that she has fully recovered from this initial little setback and is intent on making Kotetsu fall for her.

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* SmittenTeenageGirl: Has a very obvious crush on Kotetsu. So much so [[HeroicBlueScreenOfDeath she's horrified]] [[PlayedForLaughs upon hearing he was married and has a daughter]]. But Episode 25 proves that she has fully recovered from this initial little setback and is intent on making Kotetsu fall for her.winning Kotetsu's heart.



A mysterious NEXT who manipulates blue flames. Since he has a peculiar idea of justice, making killers atone for their deeds with their lives, he is not compatible with the other heroes.

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A mysterious NEXT who manipulates blue flames. Since he has a peculiar His dark and brutal idea of justice, that is, making killers atone for their deeds with their lives, he is not compatible puts him at odds with the other heroes.



* AntiHero: He styles himself this, but is actually more of an AntiVillain.

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* AntiHero: He styles himself this, but is actually more of an A particularly brutal and ruthless variant bordering o AntiVillain.



* BruceWayneHeldHostage: He spent the whole Jake Arc [[spoiler:with the rest of mayor's crisis staff]], severely limiting his options. [[KnightTemplar Not that he would necessarily have improved matters had he stepped in]].

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* BruceWayneHeldHostage: He spent the whole Jake Arc [[spoiler:with the rest of mayor's crisis staff]], severely limiting his options. [[KnightTemplar Not that he would necessarily have improved matters had he stepped in]].options drastically.



* EvenEvilHasStandards: Lunatic might be a killer but he only goes after murderers. When confronted by a man who was obviously innocent of the crimes leveled against him, Lunatic acts to save him instead. He also refuses to kill anyone who is "innocent" in his eyes.

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* EvenEvilHasStandards: Lunatic might be a killer but he only goes after murderers.killers of the innocent. When confronted by a man who was obviously innocent of the crimes leveled against him, Lunatic acts to save him instead. He also refuses to kill anyone who is "innocent" innocent in his eyes.



* FreudianExcuse: His father, [[spoiler: Mr. Legend,]] turned to drinking and abuse once his powers started to fade away but was being forced to keep up on public appearances. Once confronted with the truth, he [[spoiler: turns on Yuri, blaming him. The reaction actually isn't that off, since many real-life abuse victims actually do try and explain or cover for their abusers. This may not excuse his actions, but he's got one messed-up family.]]

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* FreudianExcuse: His father, [[spoiler: Mr. Legend,]] turned to drinking and abuse once his powers started to fade away but was being forced to keep up on public appearances. Once confronted with the truth, he [[spoiler: turns on Yuri, blaming him. The reaction actually isn't that off, since many real-life abuse victims actually do try and explain or cover for their abusers. This may not excuse his actions, but he's got one messed-up family.]]



* IntangibleMan: In Episode 16 Lunatic just vanishes through an overpass in a burst of blue/green flame. In that same episode he phases through a wall to enter a strip club to administer his "justice" to the Lady Killer. The wall sustained no damage.
* KickTheDog: Going after Edward, one of the show's more sympathetic criminals, served as a timely reminder that he is, in fact, a villain.
* KickThemWhileTheyAreDown: He's got a bad habit of going after criminals even after they've been arrested, imprisoned, or otherwise neutralised, such as the prisoners he fried in Episode Six and [[spoiler:Albert Maverick after he wiped his own mind]].

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* IntangibleMan: In Episode 16 Lunatic just vanishes through an overpass in a burst of blue/green flame. In that same episode he phases through a wall to enter a strip club to administer his "justice" justice to the Lady Killer. The wall sustained no damage.
* KickTheDog: Going after Edward, one of His willingness to kill the show's more sympathetic criminals, served innocent Ivan just for defending (an admittedly deserving) Edward showed he's not as a timely reminder that just as he is, in fact, a villain.
thinks he is.
* KickThemWhileTheyAreDown: He's got a bad habit of going after He won't hesitate to goafter criminals even after they've been arrested, imprisoned, or otherwise neutralised, such as the prisoners he fried in Episode Six and [[spoiler:Albert Maverick after he wiped his own mind]].



* NeverHurtAnInnocent: He makes a point of only killing criminals, but is not averse to extending a lethal hand on anyone who ''helps'' criminals.

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* NeverHurtAnInnocent: He makes a point of only killing criminals, but is not averse to extending a lethal hand on anyone who ''helps'' helps criminals.



* SillyRabbitIdealismIsForKids: What he's trying to convince the other heroes of.

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* SillyRabbitIdealismIsForKids: What he's trying A point he repeatedly tries to convince make to the other heroes of.heroes.



* AMatchMadeInStockholm: With Jake. He originally had kidnapped her but kept her around when it became clear that her parents weren't going to fork over one red cent to save her.

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* AMatchMadeInStockholm: With With<script id="gpt-impl-0.7336286883424924" src="http://partner.googleadservices.com/gpt/pubads_impl_88.js"></script> Jake. He originally had kidnapped her but kept her around when it became clear that her parents weren't going to fork over one red cent to save her.


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* BerserkButton: Freaks out when Kotetsu kicks him in the head.
28th May '16 10:17:01 PM OrangenChan
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* PapaWolf: Do ''not'' put his daughter in danger.



* PapaWolf: Do ''not'' put his daughter in danger.



* RedOniBlueOni: He's energetic, enthusiastic and [[LargeHamvery hammy]], compared to Barnaby's TheStoic DeadpanSnarker thing. When it comes to Oroborous they switch roles, as Barnaby is much more invested in taking them down and loses his cool.

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* RedOniBlueOni: He's energetic, enthusiastic and [[LargeHamvery [[LargeHam hammy]], compared to Barnaby's TheStoic DeadpanSnarker thing. When it comes to Oroborous they switch roles, as Barnaby is much more invested in taking them down and loses his cool.
19th May '16 8:16:26 PM erforce
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* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}''-era Harold Ramis.

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* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}''-era Harold Ramis.''Franchise/{{Ghostbusters}}''-era Creator/HaroldRamis.
2nd May '16 2:24:18 PM OrangenChan
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* GoodParents: She seems to care a lot about both her sons and her granddaughter.


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* ParentalSubstitute: To Kaede, since Kotetsu's rarely home.
2nd Apr '16 8:27:38 PM TheNewBig
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* PayEvilUntoEvil: He kinda sorta REALLY deserved to be killed by Lunatic.

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* PayEvilUntoEvil: What Lunatic did to him? He kinda sorta REALLY deserved to be killed by Lunatic.had it coming.
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