History Comicbook / Nextwave

24th Mar '17 5:41:50 PM WillBGood
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* Retirony: Subverted. Officer Mangel is introduced just a few days from retirement... and then proves to be such a colossal asshole and CorruptCop that the harm he experiences is [[AssholeVictim clearly deserved]], rather than a fate designed to gain audience sympathy.

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* Retirony: {{Retirony}}: Subverted. Officer Mangel is introduced just a few days from retirement... and then proves to be such a colossal asshole and CorruptCop that the harm he experiences is [[AssholeVictim clearly deserved]], rather than a fate designed to gain audience sympathy.
20th Mar '17 2:39:22 AM Racso
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* Retirony: Subverted. Officer Mangel is introduced just a few days from retirement... and then proves to be such a colossal asshole and CorruptCop that the harm he experiences is [[AssholeVictim clearly deserved]], rather than a fate designed to gain audience sympathy.
12th Jan '17 5:51:27 AM LentilSandEater
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* CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass: The members of ''Nextwave'' maybe appear to be neurotic, incompetent jerks, and well they are. But they're good fighters when pointed in the right direction.
* CurbStompBattle: Of the fifteen or so costumed and named characters Number None gathered up, all of them save Forbrush Man were very easily disposed of. Even when it was five against one odds.
* DeathIsCheap: DicussedTrope

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* CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass: The members of ''Nextwave'' maybe may be appear to be neurotic, incompetent jerks, and well they are. But they're good fighters when pointed in the right direction.
* CurbStompBattle: Of the fifteen or so costumed and named characters Number None gathered up, all of them save Forbrush Man were very easily disposed of. Even when it was five against one odds.
odds. [[spoiler: shortly afterwards it's revealed they're broccoli people in disguise.]]
* DeathIsCheap: DicussedTropeDiscussedTrope
12th Jan '17 5:49:57 AM LentilSandEater
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* CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass: Tabby.

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* CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass: Tabby.The members of ''Nextwave'' maybe appear to be neurotic, incompetent jerks, and well they are. But they're good fighters when pointed in the right direction.



** In fairness, they turn out to be [[spoiler: Broccoli People dressed up as superheroes]], so it makes sense that they give the Nextwave crew little trouble.
* DeathIsCheap: Lampshaded.

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** In fairness, they turn out to be [[spoiler: Broccoli People dressed up as superheroes]], so it makes sense that they give the Nextwave crew little trouble.
* DeathIsCheap: Lampshaded.DicussedTrope



** HilariousInHindsight now that Magik ''is'' BackFromTheDead.

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** HilariousInHindsight now You may be interested to know that Magik ''is'' BackFromTheDead.''did'' come BackFromTheDead after ''Nextwave'' turned out.
12th Jan '17 5:40:18 AM LentilSandEater
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* RuleOfCool: When the aforementioned samurai robots appear, Elsa Bloodstone realizes that her handguns aren't ''nearly'' cool enough to defeat them, so she drops them and fights with only a shovel.[[GunsAreWorthless Samurai robots beat guns, no question]].

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* RuleOfCool: When the aforementioned samurai robots appear, Elsa Bloodstone realizes that her handguns aren't ''nearly'' cool enough to defeat them, so she drops them and fights with only a shovel. [[GunsAreWorthless Samurai robots beat guns, no question]].
12th Jan '17 5:39:53 AM LentilSandEater
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* RuleOfCool: When the aforementioned samurai robots appear, Elsa Bloodstone realizes that her handguns aren't ''nearly'' cool enough to defeat them, so she drops them and fights with only a shovel.
** It is of note that Elsa decided upon this because [[GunsAreWorthless samurai robots beat guns. No question]].

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* RuleOfCool: When the aforementioned samurai robots appear, Elsa Bloodstone realizes that her handguns aren't ''nearly'' cool enough to defeat them, so she drops them and fights with only a shovel.
** It is of note that Elsa decided upon this because
shovel.[[GunsAreWorthless samurai Samurai robots beat guns. No guns, no question]].
12th Jan '17 5:36:59 AM LentilSandEater
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** The Captain's origin is a Bizarro version of the origin of Franchise/GreenLantern Kyle Rayner.

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** The Captain's origin is a Bizarro hilariously drunk and stupid version of the origin of Franchise/GreenLantern Kyle Rayner.
12th Jan '17 5:35:13 AM LentilSandEater
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* SplashPanel: A page from the penultimate issue is used as an example of the trope.
** More precisely, six pages, every one of them as magnificently absurd as the one before it.

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* SplashPanel: A page Six pages from the penultimate issue is used as an example of the trope.
** More precisely, six pages, every
trope, showing Nextwave fighting through The Beyond Corporation's forces. Every one of them as magnificently absurd as the one before it.
8th Jan '17 1:30:34 PM nombretomado
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** Spoofing a previous bit in ''TheUltimates'' by Mark Millar that insulted the French for being CheeseEatingSurrenderMonkeys, the British Elsa Bloodstone at one point yells "VICTIM? ''VICTIM?!'' DO YOU THINK THIS LETTER[[note]]The Euro "" symbol[[/note]] ON MY CHEST STANDS FOR '''AMERICA?!'''"

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** Spoofing a previous bit in ''TheUltimates'' ''ComicBook/TheUltimates'' by Mark Millar that insulted the French for being CheeseEatingSurrenderMonkeys, the British Elsa Bloodstone at one point yells "VICTIM? ''VICTIM?!'' DO YOU THINK THIS LETTER[[note]]The Euro "" symbol[[/note]] ON MY CHEST STANDS FOR '''AMERICA?!'''"
6th Jan '17 11:46:48 AM SeptimusHeap
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* {{BFG}}: the extremely... [[FreudWasRight suggestive looking]] Armageddon Horn.

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* {{BFG}}: the extremely... [[FreudWasRight suggestive looking]] looking Armageddon Horn.
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