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12th Jun '16 2:56:22 PM nighttrainfm
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* [[ComicBook/IronMan Tony Stark]] of the ''Franchise/MarvelUniverse''.

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* The "big brains" of the ''Franchise/MarvelUniverse'':
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30th May '16 12:50:27 PM lampshadeortriangle
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* In {{ComicBook/Monstress}}, most humans are this. Even the ones who aren't actively against magical beings such as the Arcanics (i.e. [[TheResistance the Edenites]] are wary around them.

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* In {{ComicBook/Monstress}}, most humans are this. Even the ones who aren't actively against magical beings such as the Arcanics (i.e. [[TheResistance the Edenites]] Edenites]]) are wary around them.
30th May '16 12:50:03 PM lampshadeortriangle
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* In {{ComicBook/Monstress}}, most humans are this. Even the ones who aren't actively against magical beings such as the Arcanics are wary around them.

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* In {{ComicBook/Monstress}}, most humans are this. Even the ones who aren't actively against magical beings such as the Arcanics (i.e. [[TheResistance the Edenites]] are wary around them.
30th May '16 12:49:25 PM lampshadeortriangle
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* In {{ComicBook/Monstress}}, most humans are this. Even the ones who aren't actively against magical beings such as the Arcanics are wary around them.
29th May '16 3:40:43 AM Doug86
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* ComicBook/NickFury, at least as imagined in ''ComicBook/{{Marvel 1602}}''. He's willing to work with Comicbook/DoctorStrange but does not trust him or his art. A little odd, considering he does trust [[ComicBook/{{X-Men}} Carlos Javier's team]], when he would have no basis for distinguishing between their disparate power sources.

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* ComicBook/NickFury, at least as imagined in ''ComicBook/{{Marvel 1602}}''. He's willing to work with Comicbook/DoctorStrange but does not trust him or his art. A little odd, considering he does trust [[ComicBook/{{X-Men}} [[ComicBook/XMen Carlos Javier's team]], when he would have no basis for distinguishing between their disparate power sources.
4th May '16 12:14:12 PM Morgenthaler
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* Fflewddur Fflam of ''PrydainChronicles'' regularly complains about the dangers of magic and every time the protagonists find some artifact, he tries to convince them to throw it away.

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* Fflewddur Fflam of ''PrydainChronicles'' ''Literature/PrydainChronicles'' regularly complains about the dangers of magic and every time the protagonists find some artifact, he tries to convince them to throw it away.



* Michael from the ''KnightAndRogueSeries'' has no issue with small magics like magica plants and animals that have their properties enhanced, or Gifts that allow humans to detect magica. Genuine human magic, however, freaks him out. This makes it rather unfortunate that he becomes the only (intelligent) human to be able to wield magic.

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* Michael from the ''KnightAndRogueSeries'' ''Literature/KnightAndRogueSeries'' has no issue with small magics like magica plants and animals that have their properties enhanced, or Gifts that allow humans to detect magica. Genuine human magic, however, freaks him out. This makes it rather unfortunate that he becomes the only (intelligent) human to be able to wield magic.
20th Apr '16 10:47:24 AM Jacob175
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** Two filler episodes features the young boy Rick (no DubNameChange this time) who runs only Dragon-type Monster Cards in his deck. Other than them, his only Spell Card is ''Dragon Treasure'', that's why he never one a single duel. Yugi gives Rick the Spell Card ''Heart of the Underdog'' to improve his deck a little bit. When Rick is forced to duel a Duel Computer to save everyone trapped in Kaiba Land, Yugi takes his place and wins the duel with ''Heart of the Underdog''.

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** Two filler episodes features the young boy Rick (no DubNameChange this time) who runs only Dragon-type Monster Cards in his deck. Other than them, his only Spell Card is ''Dragon Treasure'', that's why he never one won a single duel. Yugi gives Rick the Spell Card ''Heart of the Underdog'' to improve his deck a little bit. When Rick is forced to duel a Duel Computer to save everyone trapped in Kaiba Land, Yugi takes his place and wins the duel with ''Heart of the Underdog''.



* ConanTheBarbarian, at least in his comic incarnation. Though he uses magic swords and the like when forced, Conan is extremely distrustful of sorcery. To be fair, he occupies a universe where, for the most part, MagicIsEvil.

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* ConanTheBarbarian, Franchise/ConanTheBarbarian, at least in his comic incarnation. Though he uses magic swords and the like when forced, Conan is extremely distrustful of sorcery. To be fair, he occupies a universe where, for the most part, MagicIsEvil.



* [[ComicBook/IronMan Tony Stark]] of the ''MarvelUniverse''.

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* [[ComicBook/IronMan Tony Stark]] of the ''MarvelUniverse''.''Franchise/MarvelUniverse''.



* ''DCComics'' Doctor Thirteen doesn't believe in magic and is a professional debunker of magic - in the same universe that has the Phantom Stranger, Zatanna, the Spectre, ''Etrigan'', Doctor Fate...

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* ''DCComics'' ''Creator/DCComics'' Doctor Thirteen doesn't believe in magic and is a professional debunker of magic - in the same universe that has the Phantom Stranger, Zatanna, the Spectre, ''Etrigan'', Doctor Fate...



* In the SwordOfTruth, this crops up a ''lot''. Everyone has at least a small spark of the Gift ("Han" in the Swordverse) and could learn to use magic to an extent, but they're fearful and jealous of "born wizards", who have a LOT of the Gift. Played with, in that a large fraction of magic is just being clever and tricking people, and isn't 'magical' per se, but still swells the wizards' reputation.

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* In the SwordOfTruth, Literature/SwordOfTruth, this crops up a ''lot''. Everyone has at least a small spark of the Gift ("Han" in the Swordverse) and could learn to use magic to an extent, but they're fearful and jealous of "born wizards", who have a LOT of the Gift. Played with, in that a large fraction of magic is just being clever and tricking people, and isn't 'magical' per se, but still swells the wizards' reputation.



* Bahrmeul of ''VideoGame/{{Lunarosse}}'' has this attitude since he thinks magic is for wimps. It's one of the reasons for the gigantic rift between him and his son Abel, as Abel is one of the most powerful magic users in the world.



* This is pretty much the point of ''[[http://noroomformagic.keenspot.com/ No Room for Magic]]''. The title character, Magic [=McAllister=], doesn't like living in a fantasy world. Naturally everyone else thinks it's cool.

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* This is pretty much the point of ''[[http://noroomformagic.keenspot.com/ No Room for Magic]]''. The title character, Magic [=McAllister=], doesn't like living in a fantasy world. Naturally Naturally, everyone else thinks it's cool.



* The main character of ''Webcomics/TheAdventuresOfDrMcNinja'' hates magic (also ghosts). This is due in part to its mysterious nature, but also stems from a childhood incident involving a ghost wizard. [[spoiler: His grandfather died after casting a spell to contain a ghost wizard trying to curse the young McNinja. As part of the spell's conditions, Doc can't tell anyone his true name or else the ghost wizard will be freed.]]

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* The main character of ''Webcomics/TheAdventuresOfDrMcNinja'' hates magic (also ghosts). This is due in part to its mysterious nature, but also stems from a childhood incident involving a ghost wizard. [[spoiler: His [[spoiler:His grandfather died after casting a spell to contain a ghost wizard trying to curse the young McNinja. As part of the spell's conditions, Doc can't tell anyone his true name or else the ghost wizard will be freed.]]



* It's not uncommon for a role player, GM, or writer in a SharedUniverse to downplay or discourage any sort of magic or even mysyecism, despite operating within a HighFantasy setting.

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* It's not uncommon for a role player, GM, or writer in a SharedUniverse to downplay or discourage any sort of magic or even mysyecism, mysticism, despite operating within a HighFantasy setting.
19th Apr '16 7:05:08 AM aye_amber
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* The game TalesOfMajEyal includes the town Zigur, comprised almost entirely of violent and obsessive magic haters, hunting down those who either use magic or items powered by magic without regards to personality or history. Semi-justified as one of the biggest disasters of the setting, the Spellblaze, was caused by magic (although not on purpose). While their creed is extreme, several of the settings' worst threats are magic abusers, thus there is at least SOME cause for their existence.

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* The game TalesOfMajEyal VideoGame/TalesOfMajEyal includes the town Zigur, comprised almost entirely of violent and obsessive magic haters, hunting down those who either use magic or items powered by magic without regards to personality or history. Semi-justified as one of the biggest disasters of the setting, the Spellblaze, was caused by magic (although not on purpose). While their creed is extreme, several of the settings' worst threats are magic abusers, thus there is at least SOME cause for their existence.
7th Apr '16 11:14:34 AM Morgenthaler
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* Valygar Corthala from ''[[BaldursGate Baldur's Gate 2]]'', due to his family history. His parents had come to a tragic end after being corrupted by the power of magic, and his whole line family was cursed because of his infamous EvilSorcerer ancestor.
* ''ReturnToCastleWolfenstein'' - Dr. Strasse dismisses the occult SS division as a bunch of hooey, even though it works. He desperately is trying to advance his SuperSoldier programs to compete.

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* Valygar Corthala from ''[[BaldursGate Baldur's Gate 2]]'', ''VideoGame/BaldursGate2'', due to his family history. His parents had come to a tragic end after being corrupted by the power of magic, and his whole line family was cursed because of his infamous EvilSorcerer ancestor.
* ''ReturnToCastleWolfenstein'' ''VideoGame/ReturnToCastleWolfenstein'' - Dr. Strasse dismisses the occult SS division as a bunch of hooey, even though it works. He desperately is trying to advance his SuperSoldier programs to compete.
2nd Apr '16 2:34:46 PM wootzits
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* In the first season of ''Franchise/{{Jewelpet}}'', [[EraSpecificPersonality Yuku]] hates magic and thinks everyone is overly dependent on it. This is because he himself is terrible at magic, while coming from a world where magic is all-important.

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* In the first season of ''Franchise/{{Jewelpet}}'', ''Anime/{{Jewelpet 2009}}'', [[EraSpecificPersonality Yuku]] hates magic and thinks everyone is overly dependent on it. This is because he himself is terrible at magic, while coming from a world where magic is all-important.
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