History FanFic / CestLaVie

22nd May '16 4:01:19 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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* MartyStu: Averted. While the author has introduced characters, they haven't hijacked the plot.
11th Oct '15 11:41:51 AM SetsunasaNiWa
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* OOCIsSeriousBusiness: Judai is far more serious in this fic than he ended up at the end of GX and in the Movie, though [[CaptainObvious it may have something to do with the constant antagonizing figures he has to deal with]].

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* OOCIsSeriousBusiness: Judai is far more serious in this fic than he ended up at the end of GX and in the Movie, though [[CaptainObvious it may have something to do with the constant antagonizing figures he has to deal with]].with.
10th Jun '15 2:27:00 AM Sheora
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C'est La Vie provides examples of:

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C'est La Vie !!This work provides examples of:of:
18th Mar '15 8:27:39 PM Angeldeb82
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* AGodAmI: As with in 5D's, Rex Godwin; but less enthusiastic this time.



* AFormYouAreComfortableWith: X.



* ArtificialHuman: [[ZergRush The X-Units, the Diablo]], [[spoiler:the [[BigBad Emperors of Yliaster]] save for [[{{Cyborg}} Alessandro]].]] Now includes [[spoiler:Paradox]].

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* ArtificialHuman: [[ZergRush The X-Units, the Diablo]], [[spoiler:the [[BigBad Emperors of Yliaster]] save for [[{{Cyborg}} Alessandro]].]] Alessandro]]]]. Now includes [[spoiler:Paradox]].



* AscendedExtra: Saiga. In the anime, he's a minor character; in Best of Times, Worst of Times, he is [[spoiler:One of Darkness' henchmen. [[CompletelyMissingThePoint For about a chapter and a half]]. ]]

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* AscendedExtra: Saiga. In the anime, he's a minor character; in Best of Times, Worst of Times, he is [[spoiler:One of Darkness' henchmen. [[CompletelyMissingThePoint [[ComicallyMissingThePoint For about a chapter and a half]]. ]]half]]]].



* BoringImmortalHero: Somewhat avtered, as characters will die, but DeathIsCheap is is full effect so...
** Avterted with Taiyou, who is [[DeadAllAlong already dead]].
* BoringInvincibleHero: Subverted; all Main Characters have lost at some point.



* BreakingSpeech: Placido has many of these.

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* BreakingSpeech: BreakThemByTalking: Placido has many of these.these speeches.



* CardGames: [[SarcasmMode subverted]]

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* CardGames: [[SarcasmMode subverted]]{{S|arcasmMode}}ubverted.



--> "You know what? Fuck you Judai!" Crow snapped at the red-haired man, shoving him and almost making him drop Kyojo. "Don't give me that fucking teamwork speech after you fucking went and fucking ditched the lot of us just for a fucking shot at fucking Placido! You don't know the first fucking thing about fucking group efforts!"
* CombatPragmatism: Placido. When a guard [[spoiler:sees his metal eye, he shoots the guy through the forehead with a laser beam from said eye. Then jumps down the hole like it was nothing.]]

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--> "You know what? Fuck you you, Judai!" Crow snapped at the red-haired man, shoving him and almost making him drop Kyojo. "Don't give me that fucking teamwork speech after you fucking went and fucking ditched the lot of us just for a fucking shot at fucking Placido! You don't know the first fucking thing about fucking group efforts!"
* CombatPragmatism: Placido. When a guard [[spoiler:sees his metal eye, he shoots the guy through the forehead with a laser beam from said eye. Then jumps down the hole like it was nothing.]]nothing]].



* [[DeathByCameo Defeat By Cameo]]: Kaiba and Fubuki show up briefly to become victims of Paradox.

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* [[DeathByCameo Defeat By by Cameo]]: Kaiba and Fubuki show up briefly to become victims of Paradox.



* DemotedToExtra: [[Anime/YuGiOh Yugi]]. Justified in that he's not really the main character anymore.

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* DemotedToExtra: [[Anime/YuGiOh Yugi]].Anime/{{Yu|GiOh}}gi. Justified in that he's not really the main character anymore.



* DroppedABridgeOnHim: [[spoiler: Bommer]]

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* DroppedABridgeOnHim: [[spoiler: Bommer]]Bommer.]]



* {{Expy}}: The characters referred to as "Summoners" are in fact borrowed from the canon of Genma no Ou's friend, Tenebrius, from a story called "Franchise/YuGiOh [[OddlyNamedSequel Tensei]]". Beacause of a mistranslation of "Tensei" as "Summoner", when it in fact means "Rebirth". Oops.

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* {{Expy}}: The characters referred to as "Summoners" are in fact borrowed from the canon of Genma no Ou's friend, Tenebrius, from a story called "Franchise/YuGiOh [[OddlyNamedSequel [[OddlyNamedSequel2ElectricBoogaloo Tensei]]". Beacause Because of a mistranslation of "Tensei" as "Summoner", when it in fact means "Rebirth". Oops.



* AFormYouAreComfortableWith: X.



* AGodAmI: As with in 5D's, Rex Godwin; but less enthusiastic this time.



* GratuitousEnglish: Judai will occasically break out into English, due to [[TranslationConvention the story being in "Japanese"]].

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* GratuitousEnglish: Judai will occasically occasionally break out into English, due to [[TranslationConvention the story being in "Japanese"]].



* HeWhoFightsMonsters: [[spoiler:Paradox]]

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* HeWhoFightsMonsters: [[spoiler:Paradox]][[spoiler:Paradox.]]



* HoYay: Several characters relationships come scross this way, but Judai/Yusei and Taiyou/Kyojo are the strongest.

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* HoYay: Several characters relationships come scross across this way, but Judai/Yusei and Taiyou/Kyojo are the strongest.



* [[InkSuitActor Ink Font Actor]]: Three friends of the Authors from the [[http://www.janime.eu/forum.php Janime Commuity Forum]]

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* ImmortalHero: Somewhat averted, as characters will die, but DeathIsCheap is is full effect so...
** Averted with Taiyou, who is [[DeadAllAlong already dead]].
* [[InkSuitActor Ink Font Ink-Font Actor]]: Three friends of the Authors from the [[http://www.janime.eu/forum.php Janime Commuity Forum]]



* InvincibleHero: Subverted; all Main Characters have lost at some point.



* LauncherOfAThousandShips: Not intended, but a scene in Comme Les Fleurs Du Mal resulted in a reply that "Spirit Shipping Disgusts me". [[CompletelyMissingThePoint Despite the fact that it is neither an attempt at shipping, nor even relevant to the plot.]]

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* LauncherOfAThousandShips: Not intended, but a scene in Comme Les Fleurs Du Mal resulted in a reply that "Spirit Shipping Disgusts me". [[CompletelyMissingThePoint [[ComicallyMissingThePoint Despite the fact that it is neither an attempt at shipping, nor even relevant to the plot.]]



* RealLifeWritesThePlot: Several Decks used in ths series include themes of real-world Tournament winners: X-Sabers, Lightsworn, etc. This is even [[LampshadeHanging lampshaded]] by Kyojo.

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* RealLifeWritesThePlot: Several Decks used in ths series include themes of real-world Tournament winners: X-Sabers, Lightsworn, etc. This is even [[LampshadeHanging lampshaded]] {{lampshade|Hanging}}d by Kyojo.



** Placido's reveal is... somewhat more unique. He's revealed to be mechanical when [[spoiler: an attack [[{{Terminator}} blows half his face off, revealing the mechanical features underneath]] and startling Taiyou]].

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** Placido's reveal is... somewhat more unique. He's revealed to be mechanical when [[spoiler: an attack [[{{Terminator}} [[Franchise/{{Terminator}} blows half his face off, revealing the mechanical features underneath]] and startling Taiyou]].



-->"–When this card inflicts Battle Damage, make the ATK of 1 face-up monster 0, and it cannot change its [[{{Fanfic/LightAndDarkTheAdventuresOfDarkYagami}} ballet]] position."

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-->"–When this card inflicts Battle Damage, make the ATK of 1 face-up monster 0, and it cannot change its [[{{Fanfic/LightAndDarkTheAdventuresOfDarkYagami}} [[Fanfic/LightAndDarkTheAdventuresOfDarkYagami ballet]] position."



* ShoutOut: [[TransFormers "One shall stand..." "...One shall fall."]]

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* ShoutOut: [[TransFormers [[Franchise/{{Transformers}} "One shall stand..." "...One shall fall."]]



** In Chapter 38, Placido [[spoiler:pulls what can only be described as a [[{{Transformers}} Spark]] out of his chest, and then [[WesternAnimation/BeastWars breaks it in two to forge the Circuit]].]]
** Chapter 37 also includes a reference to the Illuminati. While this is an actual group, it simply screams AngelsAndDemons. Come to think of it, the Religious Conspiracy motif of that chapter also coincides with TheDaVinciCode.

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** In Chapter 38, Placido [[spoiler:pulls what can only be described as a [[{{Transformers}} [[Franchise/{{Transformers}} Spark]] out of his chest, and then [[WesternAnimation/BeastWars breaks it in two to forge the Circuit]].]]
** Chapter 37 also includes a reference to the Illuminati. While this is an actual group, it simply screams AngelsAndDemons. Literature/AngelsAndDemons. Come to think of it, the Religious Conspiracy motif of that chapter also coincides with TheDaVinciCode.Literature/TheDaVinciCode.



** Don't forget the [[NinjaPirateZombieRobot Duel]] [[ZombieApocalypse Zombies]].

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** Don't forget the [[NinjaPirateZombieRobot Duel]] [[ZombieApocalypse Zombies]].{{Zombie|Apocalypse}}s.
6th Feb '14 2:15:11 PM AgProv
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If you were looking for the webcomic by Jennifer Babcock, about two girls living in Los Angeles, '''[[Webcomic/CestLaVie here]]'''.

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If you were looking for the webcomic by Jennifer Babcock, about two girls living in Los Angeles, look '''[[Webcomic/CestLaVie here]]'''.
6th Feb '14 2:14:42 PM AgProv
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If you were looking for the webcomic by Jennifer Babcock, about two girls living in Los Angeles, '''[[Webcomic/CestLaVie here]]'''.
21st Sep '13 11:13:30 PM nombretomado
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* [[ShesAManInJapan She's a He in the Anime]]: Lucciano is changed into a woman. [[spoiler:A [[FetishFuel robot]] [[ThisIsWrongOnSoManyLevels woman]].]]

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* [[ShesAManInJapan She's a He in the Anime]]: Lucciano is changed into a woman. [[spoiler:A [[FetishFuel robot]] robot [[ThisIsWrongOnSoManyLevels woman]].]]
31st Jan '13 10:11:43 AM ChaoticNovelist
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* BreakingSpeech: Placido has many of these.



* ChurchMilitant: Considering they work for God, Yliaster somewhat come across as these.

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* ChurchMilitant: Considering they work for God, Yliaster somewhat come across as these.



* CrowningMomentOfAwesome: Yes, you counted right. [[spoiler:Five Synchro Monsters at once.]]
** Yusei pulls a similarly awesome move, summoning 3 Synchro Monsters with 1 combo about 15 chapters earlier.
** Arguably, Paradox gets one in the first chapter of Redeem Us. Yusei has already summoned Saviour Star Dragon, [[spoiler: on his first turn no less,]] a card which has spelled doom for countless opponents before; and not only does it do nothing to stop Paradox, [[spoiler:he bests it in one turn, with one straight-up attack]].
* CrowningMomentOfFunny: "The fact that one: you don't own a D-Wheel," Crow counted by opening a single finger from his hand and tapping it. Holding out his second finger off that hand, he added, "and two… you're FUCKING DEAD."
* DarkerAndEdgier: At times, these fics can be this in contrast to GX and 5D's.

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* CrowningMomentOfAwesome: Yes, you counted right. [[spoiler:Five Synchro Monsters at once.]]
** Yusei pulls a similarly awesome move, summoning 3 Synchro Monsters with 1 combo about 15 chapters earlier.
** Arguably, Paradox gets one in the first chapter of Redeem Us. Yusei has already summoned Saviour Star Dragon, [[spoiler: on his first turn no less,]] a card which has spelled doom for countless opponents before; and not only does it do nothing to stop Paradox, [[spoiler:he bests it in one turn, with one straight-up attack]].
* CrowningMomentOfFunny: "The fact that one: you don't own a D-Wheel," Crow counted by opening a single finger from his hand and tapping it. Holding out his second finger off that hand, he added, "and two… you're FUCKING DEAD."
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DarkerAndEdgier: At times, these fics can be this in contrast to GX and 5D's.



* GodwinsLaw: Apparently, [[spoiler:Placido was responsible for Hitler being elected]]. He was also responsible for the man's death, however.

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* GodwinsLaw: Apparently, [[spoiler:Placido was responsible for Hitler being elected]]. He was also responsible for the man's death, however.death.



* HannibalLecture: Placido has many of these.
10th Oct '12 9:43:40 PM nombretomado
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C'est La Vie is the most recent in [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/4655125/1/Best_of_Times_Worst_of_Times a]] [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/5147206/1/The_New_Morning series]] [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/5448287/1/Comme_Les_Fleurs_Du_Mal of]] [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/5498716/1/Ryo_no_TELLTALE_HEART Crossover]] [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/5689008/1/Cest_LaVie fanfics]] between the two spin-offs of ''{{Yu-Gi-Oh}}'', ''[[{{Yu-Gi-Oh GX}} GX]]'' and ''[[{{Yu-Gi-Oh 5Ds}} 5D's]]'', whose names are all literary or musical references. A sixth fanfic is in the works, one which parallels the {{Yu-Gi-Oh Tenth Anniversary Movie}}. Said fic has [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/6802387/1/ recently been published]].

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C'est La Vie is the most recent in [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/4655125/1/Best_of_Times_Worst_of_Times a]] [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/5147206/1/The_New_Morning series]] [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/5448287/1/Comme_Les_Fleurs_Du_Mal of]] [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/5498716/1/Ryo_no_TELLTALE_HEART Crossover]] [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/5689008/1/Cest_LaVie fanfics]] between the two spin-offs of ''{{Yu-Gi-Oh}}'', ''[[{{Yu-Gi-Oh GX}} ''Anime/YuGiOh'', ''[[Anime/YuGiOhGX GX]]'' and ''[[{{Yu-Gi-Oh 5Ds}} ''[[Anime/YuGiOh5Ds 5D's]]'', whose names are all literary or musical references. A sixth fanfic is in the works, one which parallels the {{Yu-Gi-Oh Tenth Anniversary Movie}}.Anime/YuGiOhTenthAnniversaryMovie. Said fic has [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/6802387/1/ recently been published]].



* DemotedToExtra: [[{{Yu-Gi-Oh}} Yugi]]. Justified in that he's not really the main character anymore.

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* DemotedToExtra: [[{{Yu-Gi-Oh}} [[Anime/YuGiOh Yugi]]. Justified in that he's not really the main character anymore.



* {{Expy}}: The characters referred to as "Summoners" are in fact borrowed from the canon of Genma no Ou's friend, Tenebrius, from a story called "{{Yu-Gi-Oh}} [[OddlyNamedSequel Tensei]]". Beacause of a mistranslation of "Tensei" as "Summoner", when it in fact means "Rebirth". Oops.

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* {{Expy}}: The characters referred to as "Summoners" are in fact borrowed from the canon of Genma no Ou's friend, Tenebrius, from a story called "{{Yu-Gi-Oh}} "Franchise/YuGiOh [[OddlyNamedSequel Tensei]]". Beacause of a mistranslation of "Tensei" as "Summoner", when it in fact means "Rebirth". Oops.



* {{Foreshadowing}}: Seemingly one line in Chapter 38 to the [[{{Yu-Gi-Oh Tenth Anniversary Movie}} Tenth Anniversary Movie]]:

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* {{Foreshadowing}}: Seemingly one line in Chapter 38 to the [[{{Yu-Gi-Oh Tenth Anniversary Movie}} [[Anime/YuGiOhTenthAnniversaryMovie Tenth Anniversary Movie]]:
30th Aug '12 9:19:57 PM mlsmithca
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* DidNotDoTheResearch: Several sudden changes in the course of the plot appear to be the result of having suddenly discovered relevant information that was not researched to begin with.



* {{Expy}}: The characters referred to as "Summoners" are in fact borrowed from the canon of Genma no Ou's friend, Tenebrius, from a story called "{{Yu-Gi-Oh}} [[OddlyNamedSequel Tensei]]". Beacause of a mistranslation of "Tensei" as "Summoner", when it in fact means "Rebirth". [[DidNotDoTheResearch Oops]].

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* {{Expy}}: The characters referred to as "Summoners" are in fact borrowed from the canon of Genma no Ou's friend, Tenebrius, from a story called "{{Yu-Gi-Oh}} [[OddlyNamedSequel Tensei]]". Beacause of a mistranslation of "Tensei" as "Summoner", when it in fact means "Rebirth". [[DidNotDoTheResearch Oops]].Oops.



* ThemeNaming: Alessandro is named for Italian Tenor Alessandro Safina. [[DidNotDoTheResearch Too bad the Character is Spanish South American...]]

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* ThemeNaming: Alessandro is named for Italian Tenor Alessandro Safina. [[DidNotDoTheResearch Too bad the Character is Spanish South American...]]
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