History Literature / TheDescendants

26th Dec '15 11:46:42 AM nombretomado
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The entire series revels in playing with ComicBookTropes and rejecting UsefulNotes/TheDarkAgeOfComicBooks. WordOfGod even states that early versions were a blatant TakeThat at Marvel's [[Comicbook/CivilWar Civil War]] and that as a whole, it strives to find the sweet spot between the SilverAge and UsefulNotes/{{the Bronze Age|OfComicBooks}}.

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The entire series revels in playing with ComicBookTropes and rejecting UsefulNotes/TheDarkAgeOfComicBooks. WordOfGod even states that early versions were a blatant TakeThat at Marvel's [[Comicbook/CivilWar Civil War]] Comicbook/CivilWar and that as a whole, it strives to find the sweet spot between the SilverAge UsefulNotes/{{the Silver Age|of Comic Books}} and UsefulNotes/{{the Bronze Age|OfComicBooks}}.
16th Dec '15 2:09:52 PM Morgenthaler
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* EscapedFromHell: While she wasn't in "Hell", Morganna, the mystical BigBad, managed after falling into [[AnotherDimension Faerie]]. She mustered an army by defeating and cowing various creatures until she had a big enough army to challenge the local demons -- who decided to cut a deal with her.
4th Dec '15 10:41:44 AM crazysamaritan
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* TheBechdelTest: Lampshaded in one conversation that has been 100% about dating and boys, capped off with a character mentioning that she's probably going to fail the test she's studying for, administered by a Professor Bechdel.



* ShoutOut: Many. Especially the names of Alloy's sentient, metal tentacles, [[Webcomic/SluggyFreelance Isp and Osp]].

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* ShoutOut: Many. Especially the ShoutOut:
** The
names of Alloy's sentient, metal tentacles, [[Webcomic/SluggyFreelance Isp and Osp]].Osp are a reference to ''Webcomic/SluggyFreelance'', who had two talking snakes attached to a demon's head with the same name.
** UsefulNotes/TheBechdelTest is referenced in one conversation that has been 100% about dating and boys, ended by a character mentioning that she's probably going to fail the test she's studying for, administered by a Professor Bechdel.
14th Nov '15 4:07:02 PM nombretomado
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* NinetiesAntiHero: Deconstructed, any character that has the motivation and personality of one is a straight up villain here. See Samael: His [[TakeThat defining characteristic]]? [[RobLiefeld Pouches]], lots of pouches.

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* NinetiesAntiHero: Deconstructed, any character that has the motivation and personality of one is a straight up villain here. See Samael: His [[TakeThat defining characteristic]]? [[RobLiefeld [[Creator/RobLiefeld Pouches]], lots of pouches.
3rd Nov '15 6:21:07 PM eroock
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-->''They are heroes. They are people. This is their story. A comic book universe in prose.''

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-->''They ->''"They are heroes. They are people. This is their story. A comic book universe in prose.''
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14th Apr '15 6:04:22 PM nombretomado
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The entire series revels in playing with ComicBookTropes and rejecting the DarkAge of comics. WordOfGod even states that early versions were a blatant TakeThat at Marvel's [[Comicbook/CivilWar Civil War]] and that as a whole, it strives to find the sweet spot between the SilverAge and UsefulNotes/{{the Bronze Age|OfComicBooks}}.

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The entire series revels in playing with ComicBookTropes and rejecting the DarkAge of comics.UsefulNotes/TheDarkAgeOfComicBooks. WordOfGod even states that early versions were a blatant TakeThat at Marvel's [[Comicbook/CivilWar Civil War]] and that as a whole, it strives to find the sweet spot between the SilverAge and UsefulNotes/{{the Bronze Age|OfComicBooks}}.
12th Mar '15 7:47:29 PM nombretomado
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The entire series revels in playing with ComicBookTropes and rejecting the DarkAge of comics. WordOfGod even states that early versions were a blatant TakeThat at Marvel's [[Comicbook/CivilWar Civil War]] and that as a whole, it strives to find the sweet spot between the SilverAge and BronzeAge.

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The entire series revels in playing with ComicBookTropes and rejecting the DarkAge of comics. WordOfGod even states that early versions were a blatant TakeThat at Marvel's [[Comicbook/CivilWar Civil War]] and that as a whole, it strives to find the sweet spot between the SilverAge and BronzeAge.
UsefulNotes/{{the Bronze Age|OfComicBooks}}.
19th Nov '14 7:25:02 AM m1gemini
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* YouKeepUsingThatWord: Deign. It means to do something that you consider beneath yourself, but Porter uses it to mean didn't all over the place.

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* YouKeepUsingThatWord: Deign. It means to do something that you consider beneath yourself, but Porter uses it to mean didn't all over the place. Also Taunt. It means to provoke or challenge someone with an insulting remarks, but Porter uses it to mean stretched or pulled tightly (Taut).
18th May '14 5:08:34 PM Celcey
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[[http://www.descendantsserial.com The Descendants]] is a WebSerialNovel, Written by Landon Porter. It can best be described as an all text [[ComicBookTropes comic book]], as it is presented in the form of issues, annuals, one shots and mini series just as if it was any other comic book universe.

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[[http://www.descendantsserial.com The Descendants]] is a WebSerialNovel, Written written by Landon Porter. It can best be described as an all text [[ComicBookTropes comic book]], as it is presented in the form of issues, annuals, one shots and mini series just as if it was any other comic book universe.
11th May '14 10:54:30 AM Celcey
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* Golem: In the issue Emet.



* InstantRunes: Occult uses these during the 4 arc. Notable in that she has to prepare them ahead of time to get the 'instant' effect.

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* InstantRunes: Occult uses these during the 4 arc.these. Notable in that she has to prepare them ahead of time to get the 'instant' effect.
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