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14th Jan '17 9:53:20 PM WaterBlap
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* Cytherea, at [[SuperheroSchool Whateley Academy]] in the WhateleyUniverse. As the avatar (or reincarnation or something) of Aphrodite, she has the powers of the goddess of love. Which she uses to manipulate men, get herself out of trouble when she gets caught doing bad things, avoid work, cheat in her classes, etc....which is, of course, entirely true to [[ClassicalMythology most portrayals of the original Aphrodite as well]].

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* Cytherea, at [[SuperheroSchool Whateley Academy]] in the WhateleyUniverse. As the avatar (or reincarnation or something) of Aphrodite, she has the powers of the goddess of love. Which she uses to manipulate men, get herself out of trouble when she gets caught doing bad things, avoid work, cheat in her classes, etc....which is, of course, entirely true to [[ClassicalMythology [[Myth/ClassicalMythology most portrayals of the original Aphrodite as well]].
7th Jan '17 11:57:43 PM DrPsyche
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* ''WesternAnimation/GeneratorRex'': Van Kleiss has the ability to control the Nanites in all of his home country and most commonly uses them to manipulate the foliage. His debut had him walking across the land with flowers springing up from his FertileFeet. When the charade was dropped he shows all the grotesque killer plants he can unleash when he tries to kill the heroes and eventually displays the ability to mutate people with the control of life and the Nanites that he has.
1st Dec '16 7:54:50 AM PixelKnight
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* ''Webcomic/{{Erfworld}}'': Olive Branch is a Florist, the [[{{Whatevermancy}} caster class]] associated with peace and pacifism- in fact, the spell we see Olive using most often is a [[MagicMusic magical song]] that prevents anyone who hears it from attacking anyone else [[RPGMechanicsVerse until Olive's next turn]]. Olive being the {{sociopath}} that she is, she's more than willing to use that spell and others like it to stall the advance of opposing armies until her own forces have a method of dealing with them, to the point that despite ostensibly being a pacifist, she's both the chief military leader of her side and the BigBad of Book 0.

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* ''Webcomic/{{Erfworld}}'': Olive Branch is a Florist, the [[{{Whatevermancy}} caster class]] associated with peace and pacifism- in fact, the spell we see Olive using most often is a [[MagicMusic magical song]] that prevents anyone who hears it from attacking anyone else [[RPGMechanicsVerse until Olive's next turn]]. Olive being the {{sociopath}} that she is, she's more than She's also a scheming manipulator, determined to prove Flower Power's worth above all other disciplines of magic and willing to use that spell poison and others like mind control to do it to stall the advance of opposing armies until while using her own forces have a method of dealing with them, magic to the point that despite ostensibly being a pacifist, she's both the chief military leader of her side and the BigBad of Book 0.force pacifism on anyone who tries to kill her.
9th Nov '16 9:50:04 AM Yib
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* Noi from ''Manga/{{Dorohedoro}}'' is kind, friendly and cheerful woman with powerful healing powers... which doesn't stop her from working as a "Cleaner", which involves killing people, who mess with mafia. Her magic can't hurt people, but allows her to quickly recover from life-threatening injuries, which, coupled with her enormous strength makes her truly terrifying opponent.

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* Noi from ''Manga/{{Dorohedoro}}'' is kind, friendly and cheerful woman with powerful healing powers... which doesn't stop her from working as a "Cleaner", which involves killing people, who mess with mafia. Her magic can't hurt people, but allows her to [[HealingFactor quickly recover from life-threatening injuries, injuries]], which, coupled with her [[CharlesAtlasSuperpower enormous strength strength]] makes her a truly terrifying opponent.
9th Nov '16 9:47:29 AM Yib
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* Noi from ''Manga/{{Dorohedoro}}'' is kind, friendly and cheerful woman with powerful healing powers... which doesn't stop her from working as a "Cleaner", which involves killing people, who mess with mafia. Her magic can't hurt people, but allows her to quickly recover from life-threatening injuries, which, coupled with her enormous strength makes her truly terrifying opponent.
9th Nov '16 8:00:23 AM Yib
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** She uses her powers to extend naturally short livespan of Ψiioniic, making him live thousands of years... after [[FateWorsethanDeath he was turned into]] [[PoweredByaForsakenChild a living battery for her spaceship]]. Fact that she was genuinely enamoured with him somehow makes it even worse.

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** She uses her powers to extend naturally short livespan of Ψiioniic, making him live thousands of years... after [[FateWorsethanDeath he was turned into]] [[PoweredByaForsakenChild a living battery for her spaceship]]. Fact that she was genuinely enamoured enamored with him somehow makes it even worse.
9th Nov '16 7:58:43 AM Yib
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** She uses her powers to extend naturally short livespan of Ψiioniic, making him live thousands of years... after [[FateWorsethanDeath he was turned into]] [[PoweredByaForsakenChild a living battery for her spaceship]]. Fact that she was genuinely enamoured with him somehow makes it even worse.
21st Oct '16 9:17:52 AM Observance
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* Done in great depth in Literature/TheDresdenFiles. However, its inverse is subverted: using powers for evil means you believe that's justified ''and'' it makes you believe even more that it's justified. That feedback reaction is why Warlocks are almost invariably killed, because having started down the wrong path, its incredibly hard to come back. There are only two known examples; an enigmatic Necromancer who used her powers to save people, and [[spoiler: the Blackstaff, the White Council's super secret break-the-laws-of-magic enforcer]].

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* Done in great depth in Literature/TheDresdenFiles. However, its inverse is subverted: using powers for evil means you believe that's justified ''and'' it makes you believe even more that it's justified. That feedback reaction is why Warlocks are almost invariably killed, because having started down the wrong path, its incredibly hard to come back. There are only two known examples; an enigmatic Necromancer who used her powers to save people, keep someone alive long enough to receive medical attention, and [[spoiler: the Blackstaff, the White Council's super secret break-the-laws-of-magic enforcer]].
18th Oct '16 7:41:45 AM Morgenthaler
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* Dark-mirroring Shining Armor and Twilight Sparkle from MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic, The Great and Powerful Trixie is briefly able to use Barrier Magic to temporarily banish Twilight Sparkle, thanks to the power of the Alicorn Amulet.

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* Dark-mirroring Shining Armor and Twilight Sparkle from MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic, ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'', The Great and Powerful Trixie is briefly able to use Barrier Magic to temporarily banish Twilight Sparkle, thanks to the power of the Alicorn Amulet.
1st Oct '16 3:15:50 PM PehesIII
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* In ''Runewriters'', Jonan of Rusanne wields the Magic of Life, Necromancy and Nature Control (since it's fundamentally the same thing) but being an expert healer doesn't make this narcissistic sociopath a nicer person. He likes to use healing spells to seal shut the eyes and mouths of people who piss him off (say, by asking his help as a healer) or steal from him. Fortunately, the spells are only temporary, lasting a week at most. Unfortunately, he never realized that people can't go without water for a week.
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