History Literature / DarkHeavens

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* HellInvadesHeaven: Constantly in the second two trilogies, usually focused on the Celestial Wudang Mountain, as Xuan Wu is several kinds of out of commission and Hell is developing new weapons. [[spoiler: Southern Heaven falls in ''Demon Child'', just as Xuan Wu returns at full power.]]
* HellOnEarth: [[spoiler: In ''Demon Child'', it's revealed that Europe has already fallen to demons. It's not directly visible, but mundane life in Europe is implied to be heading downhill.]]
31st May '16 3:00:36 AM Ramidel
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* {{Immortality}}: A major plot element is the question of humans attaining Immortality, either by following the Tao and cultivating themselves, or by drinking the Elixir of Immortality, which is usually gotten by marrying a deity with sufficient rank to order them Raised. [[spoiler: Leo and Michael are both Raised by attaining the Tao upon their deaths.]] In ''Demon Child'', [[spoiler: Emma Raises Simone through the Elixir as Simone is mortally wounded, and upon her own death, attains the Tao and is raised by Xuan Wu.]]

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* {{Immortality}}: A major plot element is the question of humans attaining Immortality, either by following the Tao and cultivating themselves, or by drinking the Elixir of Immortality, which is usually gotten by marrying a deity with sufficient rank to order them Raised. [[spoiler: Leo and Michael are both Raised by attaining the Tao upon their deaths.deaths, though because of circumstances, Leo also needed the Elixir.]] In ''Demon Child'', [[spoiler: Emma Raises Simone through the Elixir as Simone is mortally wounded, and upon her own death, attains the Tao and is raised by Xuan Wu.]]
31st May '16 2:59:36 AM Ramidel
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* {{Immortality}}: A major plot element is the question of humans attaining Immortality, either by following the Tao and cultivating themselves, or by drinking the Elixir of Immortality, which is usually gotten by marrying a deity with sufficient rank to order them Raised. [[spoiler: Leo and Michael are both Raised by attaining the Tao upon their deaths.]] In ''Demon Child'', [[spoiler: Emma Raises Simone through the Elixir as Simone is mortally wounded, and upon her own death, attains Immortality and is raised by Xuan Wu.]]

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* {{Immortality}}: A major plot element is the question of humans attaining Immortality, either by following the Tao and cultivating themselves, or by drinking the Elixir of Immortality, which is usually gotten by marrying a deity with sufficient rank to order them Raised. [[spoiler: Leo and Michael are both Raised by attaining the Tao upon their deaths.]] In ''Demon Child'', [[spoiler: Emma Raises Simone through the Elixir as Simone is mortally wounded, and upon her own death, attains Immortality the Tao and is raised by Xuan Wu.]]
31st May '16 2:57:41 AM Ramidel
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** ''Demon Child'' sets up the board for the grand finale. [[spoiler: Emma and Simone die and attain Immortality...and at the very end, the Celestial Wudang Mountain falls into demon hands.]]

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** ''Demon Child'' sets up the board for the grand finale. [[spoiler: Xuan Wu's Turtle and Serpent reunite in their full glory, Emma and Simone die and attain Immortality...and at the very end, the Celestial Wudang Mountain South of Heaven falls into demon hands.]]
30th May '16 8:52:23 PM Ramidel
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* CampGay: Leo embraces plenty of gay stereotypes. He loves fashion and shopping, enjoys [[RealMenWearPink wearing pink]], and refers to himself as a "fairy princess" on more than one occasion.



* GirlOnGirlIsHot: After [[spoiler: John returns to Emma in female form]], Bai Hu takes about one minute to figure out that they've been having sex. His first thought is to [[GenderBender gender-bend]] and try to get in on it, and his second thought is to get a video camera.

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* GirlOnGirlIsHot: After [[spoiler: John returns to Emma in female form]], Bai Hu takes needs about one minute to figure out that they've been having sex. His first thought is to [[GenderBender gender-bend]] and try to get in on it, and his second thought is to get a video camera.



* ManlyGay: Despite his [[CampGay campiness]], Leo is still 300 pounds of solid bodybuilder muscle with a BodyguardCrush on John Chen, and even as an HIV-positive mortal, he's one of the finest and strongest martial artists in the series.



* PluckyGirl: Emma does not know the meaning of fear. When the lives of the ones she loves are on the line, she won't even blink at laying down her life, and when she's in danger, she keeps a cool head and will damned well get out of it. [[spoiler: Also a DeconstructedTrope. She's got such superheroic characteristics because they were programmed into her by the BigBad, to the point of being a DeathSeeker, because this causes trouble for John and those around him.]]

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* PluckyGirl: Emma does not know the meaning of fear. When the lives of the ones she loves are on the line, she won't even blink at laying down her own life, and when she's in danger, she keeps a cool head and will damned well get out of it. [[spoiler: Also a DeconstructedTrope. She's got such superheroic characteristics because they were programmed into her by the BigBad, to the point of being a DeathSeeker, because this causes trouble for John and those around him.]]



* Really700YearsOld: a large part of the cast are Taoist Immortals, with John Chen himself being over four thousand (Emma comments once that The Golden Boy, a mere 500-something stone, is 'far too young for her')

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* Really700YearsOld: a large part of the cast are Taoist Immortals, with John Chen himself being over four thousand (Emma comments once that The Golden Boy, a mere 500-something stone, is 'far too young for her')her').
17th May '16 2:12:31 AM Ramidel
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* AmazonianBeauty: When trying on swimsuits, Emma is complimented on how good she looks, with someone asking her if she's an aerobics instructor, and then a bodyguard. Emma's own narration exposits on how she's lost a lot of weight and become rather muscular after a year of martial arts training.

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* AmazonianBeauty: When trying on swimsuits, swimsuits in ''White Tiger'', Emma is complimented on how good she looks, with someone asking her if she's an aerobics instructor, and then a bodyguard. Emma's own narration exposits on how she's lost a lot of weight and become rather muscular after a year of martial arts training.
17th May '16 2:11:58 AM Ramidel
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* AmazonianBeauty: When trying on swimsuits, Emma is complimented on how good she looks, with someone asking her if she's an aerobics instructor, and then a bodyguard. Emma's own narration exposits on how she's lost a lot of weight and become rather muscular.

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* AmazonianBeauty: When trying on swimsuits, Emma is complimented on how good she looks, with someone asking her if she's an aerobics instructor, and then a bodyguard. Emma's own narration exposits on how she's lost a lot of weight and become rather muscular.muscular after a year of martial arts training.
17th May '16 2:09:36 AM Ramidel
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* AmazonianBeauty: When trying on swimsuits, Emma is complimented on how good she looks, with someone asking her if she's an aerobics instructor, and then a bodyguard. Emma's own narration exposits on how she's lost a lot of weight and become rather muscular.
17th May '16 12:31:15 AM Ramidel
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* WhamEpisode: All the shit hits all the fans in ''Heaven to Wudang''. [[spoiler: John regains his human form, for keeps this time. Emma's true nature and destiny are finally explained. And the Demon King reveals ''his'' game to magnificent success, capturing the Dark Serpent and forcing Heaven into a war for survival while its greatest warrior is only half present.]]

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All the shit hits all the fans in ''Heaven to Wudang''. [[spoiler: John regains his human form, for keeps this time. Emma's true nature and destiny are finally explained. And the Demon King reveals ''his'' game to magnificent success, capturing the Dark Serpent and forcing Heaven into a war for survival while its greatest warrior is only half present.]]
** ''Demon Child'' sets up the board for the grand finale. [[spoiler: Emma and Simone die and attain Immortality...and at the very end, the Celestial Wudang Mountain falls into demon hands.
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17th May '16 12:29:16 AM Ramidel
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* WhamEpisode: All the shit hits all the fans in ''Heaven to Wudang''. [[spoiler: John regains his human form, for keeps this time. Emma's true nature and destiny are finally explained. And the Demon King reveals ''his'' game to magnificent success, capturing the Dark Serpent and forcing Heaven into a war for survival while its greatest warrior is only half present.]]
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