History Characters / WormSponsoredHeroes

18th Mar '17 2:53:16 PM Donquill
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* AnimalMotifs: [[spoiler:Wildbow compares her shard to a shark: it's stayed mostly unchanged for eons because it's found the best design for it's niche, etc.]]
9th Mar '17 3:07:22 PM Donquill
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* WhenAllYouHaveIsAHammer: [[spoiler:The Sting shard according to WordOfGod can't really be improved or changed that much by virtue of being a 4-D death ray, making it the shark of shards]], but Fletchette's power is such that she doesn't really need improvements.

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* WhenAllYouHaveIsAHammer: [[spoiler:The Sting shard according to WordOfGod can't really be improved or changed that much by virtue of being a 4-D death ray, making it the shark of shards]], shards, and is only in the cycle to see how other shards might react and adapt to it]], but Fletchette's power is such that she doesn't really need improvements.
18th Jan '17 5:07:15 PM bwburke94
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** She decides that Taylor is weak within seconds of meeting her, an impression that is reinforced in her mind when Taylor never physically retaliates to the bullying. Long story short, [[UnderStatement she was wrong.]]

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** She decides that Taylor is weak within seconds of meeting her, an impression that is reinforced in her mind when Taylor never physically retaliates to the bullying. Long story short, [[UnderStatement she was wrong.]]
11th Jan '17 4:18:53 PM ToastGhost
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* MeaningfulName: "Hero" isn't just an iconic moniker he snagged before anyone else; Hero of Alexandria, a Greek mathematician and engineer who worked on, among other things, one of the first steam-powered devices, and the wind wheel.
5th Jan '17 11:10:20 AM rmctagg09
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* AuthorityEqualsAsskicking: Pretty solidly the most dangerous Cape in Brockton Bay in a straight-up fight, as befits the leader of it's Protectorate team.

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* AuthorityEqualsAsskicking: Pretty solidly the most dangerous Cape in Brockton Bay in a straight-up fight, as befits the leader of it's its Protectorate team.
5th Jan '17 10:36:49 AM oforiousmic
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* EvilMentor: After learning about Taylor being [[spoiler: Skitter]] she tries to [[JerkJustifications pass herself]] off as one, claiming that Taylor owes her for what she became.

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* EvilMentor: After learning about Taylor being [[spoiler: Skitter]] she tries to [[JerkJustifications pass herself]] off herself off]] as one, claiming that Taylor owes her for what she became.
5th Jan '17 10:36:01 AM oforiousmic
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* EvilMentor: After learning about Taylor being [[spoiler: Skitter]] she tries to pass herself off as one, claiming that Taylor owes her for what she became.

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* EvilMentor: After learning about Taylor being [[spoiler: Skitter]] she tries to [[JerkJustifications pass herself herself]] off as one, claiming that Taylor owes her for what she became.
12th Dec '16 11:21:28 AM rmctagg09
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* AuthorityEqualsAsskicking: Pretty solidly the most dangerous Cape in Brockton Bay in a straight-up fight, as befits the leader of it's Protectorate team.



* DeathSeeker: By the time he talks to Dr Yamada, he's quite openly this, for all he's trying to deny it to himself. He hurls himself into as much danger as he can manufacture to try to either power himself up... or end his existence. He's overly fine with either option, all things considered.

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* DeathSeeker: By the time he talks to Dr Dr. Yamada, he's quite openly this, for all he's trying to deny it to himself. He hurls himself into as much danger as he can manufacture to try to either power himself up... or end his existence. He's overly fine with either option, all things considered.



* ItsAllAboutMe: He'd not consider himself this, as he constantly tells himself (and others) that he lives for the saving as many others as possible. But, it doesn't take long to work out that he's pretty much deluding himself on this point. The fact that he unselfconsciously states that he's worth 100 other capes as a simple "fact" is a bit of a clue. [[spoiler: The thing is, he's probably not entirely wrong: the Endbringers may well be all about him fighting his inner self-confidence and identity issues.]]
* {{Jerkass}}: Armsmaster doesn't have the monopoly on either poor social skills or self-absorption.

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* ItsAllAboutMe: He'd not consider himself this, as he constantly tells himself (and others) that he lives for the saving as many others as possible. But, it doesn't take long to work out that he's pretty much deluding himself on this point. The fact that he unselfconsciously states that he's worth 100 other capes as a simple "fact" is a bit of a clue. [[spoiler: The [[spoiler:The thing is, he's probably not entirely wrong: the Endbringers may well be all about him fighting his inner self-confidence and identity issues.]]
* {{Jerkass}}: Armsmaster doesn't have the monopoly on either poor social skills or self-absorption.self-absorption, but unlike him, Eidolon is quite well known for being a prick compared to Legend.



* NewPowersAsThePlotDemands: He gets new powers based on what he needs, so this is basically his power. While not based entirely on what the plot needs, when you need a hero with a specific power...

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* NewPowersAsThePlotDemands: NewPowersAsThePlotDemands:
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He gets new powers based on what he needs, so this is basically his power. While not based entirely on what the plot needs, when you need a hero with a specific power...



* PetTheDog: He did genuinely care about his teammates (when he and Taylor confront each other in Sting, he fully admits that his anger comes from talking to the girl who murdered his comrade.)

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* PetTheDog: He For all of his jerkishness, he did genuinely care about his teammates (when he and Taylor confront each other in Sting, he fully admits that his anger comes from talking to the girl who murdered his comrade.)


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* StoryBreakerPower: Is so powerful at full strength that [[spoiler:Scion had to resort to using Contessa's power to break his resolve in order to win.]]
12th Dec '16 9:43:09 AM Morgenthaler
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* {{Badass}}: Pretty solidly the most dangerous Cape in Brockton Bay in a straight-up fight, as befits the leader of it's protectorate team.



* {{Badass}}: Is so powerful at full strength that [[spoiler:Scion had to resort to using Contessa's power to win.]]
9th Dec '16 5:15:48 AM oforiousmic
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* BeTheBall: She can turn herself into a nearly [[NighInvulnerable indestructible]] ball, but becomes unable to move as a result.
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