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15th Mar '17 1:49:22 PM Monsund
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* In the PSP remake of ''VideoGame/TacticsOgre'', you can go ahead and make [[spoiler:the only female Templar Commando Ozma defect from the Roslolians and join Denim's forces. [[MultipleEndings Not available on all routes]], though. Her [[HalfIdenticalTwins nigh identical]] twin brother, and [[SiblingsInCrime partner]] dies in all routes.]] Oh, and in the same time, she's upgraded into a possible LoveInterest for [[BlindWeaponmaster Haborym/Hobyrim]].]]

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* In the PSP remake of ''VideoGame/TacticsOgre'', you can go ahead and make [[spoiler:the only female Templar Commando Ozma defect from the Roslolians and join Denim's forces. [[MultipleEndings Not available on all routes]], though. Her [[HalfIdenticalTwins nigh identical]] twin brother, brother and [[SiblingsInCrime partner]] dies in all routes.]] Oh, and in the same time, she's upgraded into a possible LoveInterest for [[BlindWeaponmaster Haborym/Hobyrim]].]]
21st Feb '17 5:39:48 PM nombretomado
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* In ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyVII'' prequel ''CrisisCore'', all of the Turks eventually turn to Zack's side, but Cissnei is the first to do so.
* In ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyIX'', General Beatrix starts out as a loyal servant of the villainous Queen Brahne, but turns against her ruler once the party force her to realize her queen has gone mad. She briefly joins the party herself, despite having been a difficult boss fight earlier.
** Queen Brahne herself has somewhat of a heel-face turn herself at the moment of her death, though this is more along the lines of [[VillainsDyingGrace Villain's Dying Grace]] due to a [[HeelRealization Heel Realization]].

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* ''VideoGame/FinalFantasy'':
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In the ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyVII'' prequel ''CrisisCore'', ''VideoGame/CrisisCore'', all of the Turks eventually turn to Zack's side, but Cissnei is the first to do so.
* In ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyIX'', ** ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyIX'':
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General Beatrix starts out as a loyal servant of the villainous Queen Brahne, but turns against her ruler once the party force her to realize her queen has gone mad. She briefly joins the party herself, despite having been a difficult boss fight earlier.
** *** Queen Brahne herself has somewhat of a heel-face turn herself at the moment of her death, though this is more along the lines of [[VillainsDyingGrace Villain's Dying Grace]] due to a [[HeelRealization Heel Realization]].
15th Jan '17 11:01:14 AM nombretomado
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* In the made-for-tv movie ''Operation: Jet Fusion'' for ''TheAdventuresOfJimmyNeutron'', Jet Fusion tries to invoke this trope on Beautiful Gorgeous, Prof. Calamitous's daughter. It fails though.

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* In the made-for-tv movie ''Operation: Jet Fusion'' for ''TheAdventuresOfJimmyNeutron'', ''WesternAnimation/TheAdventuresOfJimmyNeutronBoyGenius'', Jet Fusion tries to invoke this trope on Beautiful Gorgeous, Prof. Calamitous's daughter. It fails though.
30th Nov '16 9:25:36 AM Arha
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** Of the three female members of the Donquixote Pirates, ''two'' of them perform a HeelFaceTurn (though one was acting more as TheMole, but that's aside the point). Perhaps even more unnerving is that the two women who turn are both beautiful and one switches sides because a man fell in love with her, and the other switches because she fell in love with a man. The only woman who ''doesn't'' switch is a {{Gonk}}. Make of that as you will.

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** Of the three female members of the Donquixote Pirates, ''two'' of them perform a HeelFaceTurn (though one was acting more as TheMole, but that's aside the point). Perhaps even more unnerving is that the two women who turn are both beautiful and one switches sides because a man fell in love with her, and the other switches because she fell in love with a man. The only woman women who ''doesn't'' ''don't'' switch are a {{Gonk}} and a girl that is physically a {{Gonk}}.child. Make of that as you will.
21st Nov '16 2:21:46 PM dasuberkaiser
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* The eponymous supervillain Leather, of the ''InterviewingLeather'' journalfic by Eric Burns, [[http://banter-latte.annotations.com/2007/08/07/interviewing-leather-part-seven/ vents her spleen about the sexism of this trope]] at length in part 7 of the series. Interestingly, Leather herself is the result of a FaceHeelTurn, as she was originally the superheroine Dynamo Girl. [[spoiler:No, she does not redeem by the end of the story.]]
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* The eponymous supervillain Leather, of the ''InterviewingLeather'' journalfic by Eric Burns, [[http://banter-latte.annotations.com/2007/08/07/interviewing-leather-part-seven/ vents her spleen about the sexism of this trope]] at length in part 7 of the series. Interestingly, Leather herself is the result of a FaceHeelTurn, as she was originally the superheroine Dynamo Girl. [[spoiler:No, she does not redeem by the end of the story.]]
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14th Nov '16 4:23:32 PM Valiona
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* Chidori tries to do this in ''VideoGame/{{Persona 3}}'', but it ends up as a HeelFaceDoorSlam via HeroicSacrifice.

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* Chidori tries to do this in In ''VideoGame/{{Persona 3}}'', but it Chidori, [[TheSmurfettePrinciple the sole female]] member of Strega, ends up as [[LoveRedeems falling in love with one of the heroes]], Junpei. She struggles with her feelings, and when one of her teammates shoots Junpei dead, [[HeroicSacrifice she gives her life]] [[RedemptionEqualsDeath to revive him]].
* In ''VideoGame/{{Persona 5}}'', [[spoiler:Sae Nijima]], one of the Phantom Thieves' targets, is the only person on whom they do not use HeelFaceBrainwashing. Instead, with the help of the protagonist [[spoiler:and her younger sister Makoto]], she consciously makes the decision to become
a HeelFaceDoorSlam via HeroicSacrifice.better person.



** Almost averted in the original script, in which Marluxia was written as a female character but changed to male fairly late in production to avoid accusations of sexism.

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** Almost averted in the original script, in which Marluxia was written as a female character but changed to male fairly late in production to avoid accusations of sexism.sexism as a result of [[UnfortunateImplications his and Larxene's rebellion against the male-dominated Organization XIII being thwarted]] after they're OutGambitted by Axel and defeated by the (male) heroes.
31st Oct '16 9:12:33 AM snichols1973
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** Miss Teschmacher's betrayal was really Lex's own fault -- he's so horrible to both of his henchpeople throughout the movie that the only reason Otis didn't betray him too was because he was too stupid to realize just how much Lex hated him.

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** Miss Teschmacher's betrayal was really Lex's own fault -- he's so horrible to both of his henchpeople throughout the movie that the only reason Otis didn't betray him too was because he was [[LethallyStupid too stupid to realize just how much Lex hated him.]]
2nd Oct '16 1:30:07 PM 134340Goat
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* An interesting case in ''VideoGame/{{Kingdom Hearts Chain Of Memories}}'' where Larxene, member of Organization XIII, aids Marluxia in his plan to defy Organization XIII. She's still evil, but now she's just against both the heroes and the other group of villains.
** Almost averted in the original script, in which Marluxia was written as a female character but changed to male fairly late in production to avoid accusations of sexism.
29th Sep '16 8:56:09 AM Arivne
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*** While Kananga's men are loyal to the death, his female fortune teller Solitaire is won over by Bond's charms, even going so far as to lose her virginity - and with it [[VirginPower her ability to predict the future!]] - to him.

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*** While Kananga's men are loyal to the death, his female fortune teller FortuneTeller Solitaire is won over by Bond's charms, even going so far as to lose her virginity - and with it [[VirginPower her ability to predict the future!]] - to him.
29th Sep '16 8:52:20 AM Arivne
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*** Inverted when Bond sleeps with inept CIA agent Rosie Carver....then pulls a gun on her, revealing he knows she's actually TheMole for BigBad Kananga. He threatens to kill her if she doesn't spill what she knows; when she says he wouldn't do that, they've just made love, he replies:
-->'''Bond''': [[JerkAss I certainly wouldn't have killed you before.]]

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*** Inverted when Bond sleeps with inept CIA agent Rosie Carver....then pulls a gun on her, revealing he knows she's actually TheMole for BigBad Kananga. He threatens to kill her if she doesn't spill what she knows; when she says he wouldn't do that, they've just made love, he replies:
-->'''Bond''': [[JerkAss
replies "[[JerkAss I certainly wouldn't have killed you before.]]]]"
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