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19th Sep '16 1:25:06 PM Sharysa
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* ''[[{{WebOriginal/Takotsubo}} Takotsubo: The story of a superhero]]'' is about the Chinese-American Cord Cai, who's been trying to [[StopBeingStereotypical get away from the gang life]] for much of his life. But then his fiance gets murdered and the PoliceAreUseless, so Cord goes back to street justice [[TragicVillain because he thinks that's the only way to make things fair.]] He also says that he's "not good enough for anything else," since he doesn't fit the [[AsianAndNerdy book-smart and hardworking Asian stereotype.]] The author states that Cord is [[WrongGenreSavvy a superhero who thinks he's a villain]] because he's internalized so many Asian-American stereotypes.

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* ''[[{{WebOriginal/Takotsubo}} Takotsubo: The story of a superhero]]'' is about the Chinese-American Cord Cai, who's been trying to [[StopBeingStereotypical get away from the gang life]] for much of his life. since high-school. But then his fiance gets murdered a year after graduating and the PoliceAreUseless, so Cord goes back to street justice [[TragicVillain because he thinks that's the only way to make things fair.]] He also says that he's "not good enough for anything else," since he doesn't fit the [[AsianAndNerdy book-smart and hardworking Asian stereotype.]] The author states that Cord is [[WrongGenreSavvy a superhero who thinks he's a villain]] because he's internalized so many Asian-American stereotypes.
2nd Sep '16 9:32:50 AM theknack101
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* ''VideoGame/ValkyriaChronicles'': Alicia forms ''none'' of her own ideas about her [[spoiler:newly awakened Valkyria powers]] or how to apply them. Instead, she becomes convinced that she's lost her humanity; not because anyone thinks she has, or is even necessarily afraid that she will, she just assumes that the one other person who has the same ability is evil and so she'll become evil too. This is very obviously not the case, but the [[IdiotPlot assumption she makes drives the last act of the romance plot.]]

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* ''VideoGame/ValkyriaChronicles'': Alicia forms ''none'' of her own ideas about her [[spoiler:newly awakened Valkyria powers]] or how to apply them. Instead, she becomes convinced that she's lost her humanity; not because anyone thinks she has, or is even necessarily afraid that she will, she just assumes that the one other person who has the same ability is evil and so she'll become evil too. This is very obviously not the case, but the [[IdiotPlot assumption she makes drives the last act of the romance plot.]] In the end [[spoiler:she decides to disown her powers to be normal.]]
21st Aug '16 1:55:58 PM Sharysa
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* ''[[{{WebOriginal/Takotsubo}} Takotsubo: The story of a superhero]]'' is about the Chinese-American Cord Cai, who's been trying to StopBeingStereotypical and get away from the gang life for much of his life. But then his fiance gets murdered and the PoliceAreUseless, [[TragicVillain so Cord goes back to street justice because he thinks that's the only way to make things fair.]] He also says that he's "not good enough for anything else," since he doesn't fit the [[AsianAndNerdy book-smart and hardworking Asian stereotype.]] The author states that Cord is [[WrongGenreSavvy a superhero who thinks he's a villain]] because he's internalized so many Asian-American stereotypes.

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* ''[[{{WebOriginal/Takotsubo}} Takotsubo: The story of a superhero]]'' is about the Chinese-American Cord Cai, who's been trying to StopBeingStereotypical and [[StopBeingStereotypical get away from the gang life life]] for much of his life. But then his fiance gets murdered and the PoliceAreUseless, [[TragicVillain so Cord goes back to street justice [[TragicVillain because he thinks that's the only way to make things fair.]] He also says that he's "not good enough for anything else," since he doesn't fit the [[AsianAndNerdy book-smart and hardworking Asian stereotype.]] The author states that Cord is [[WrongGenreSavvy a superhero who thinks he's a villain]] because he's internalized so many Asian-American stereotypes.
21st Aug '16 1:53:16 PM Sharysa
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* ''[[{{WebOriginal/Takotsubo}} Takotsubo: The story of a superhero]]'' is about the Chinese-American Cord Cai, who tries to StopBeingStereotypical and get away from the gang life. But then his fiance gets murdered and the police barely help, [[TragicVillain so he goes back to street justice because he thinks that's the only way to make things fair.]] He also says that he's "not good enough for anything else," since he doesn't fit the ModelMinority stereotype. The author states that Cord is [[WrongGenreSavvy a superhero who thinks he's a villain]] because he's internalized so many Asian-American stereotypes.

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* ''[[{{WebOriginal/Takotsubo}} Takotsubo: The story of a superhero]]'' is about the Chinese-American Cord Cai, who tries who's been trying to StopBeingStereotypical and get away from the gang life for much of his life. But then his fiance gets murdered and the police barely help, PoliceAreUseless, [[TragicVillain so he Cord goes back to street justice because he thinks that's the only way to make things fair.]] He also says that he's "not good enough for anything else," since he doesn't fit the ModelMinority stereotype. [[AsianAndNerdy book-smart and hardworking Asian stereotype.]] The author states that Cord is [[WrongGenreSavvy a superhero who thinks he's a villain]] because he's internalized so many Asian-American stereotypes.
21st Aug '16 1:49:05 PM Sharysa
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* ''[[{{WebOriginal/Takotsubo}} Takotsubo: The story of a superhero]]'' is about the Chinese-American Cord Cai, who tries to StopBeingStereotypical and get away from the gang life. But then his fiance gets murdered and the police barely help, [[TragicVillain so he goes back to street justice because he thinks that's the only way to make things fair.]] He also mentions that he's "not good enough for anything else." The author states that Cord is [[WrongGenreSavvy a superhero who thinks he's a villain]] because he's internalized so many Asian-American stereotypes.

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* ''[[{{WebOriginal/Takotsubo}} Takotsubo: The story of a superhero]]'' is about the Chinese-American Cord Cai, who tries to StopBeingStereotypical and get away from the gang life. But then his fiance gets murdered and the police barely help, [[TragicVillain so he goes back to street justice because he thinks that's the only way to make things fair.]] He also mentions says that he's "not good enough for anything else." else," since he doesn't fit the ModelMinority stereotype. The author states that Cord is [[WrongGenreSavvy a superhero who thinks he's a villain]] because he's internalized so many Asian-American stereotypes.
21st Aug '16 1:47:30 PM Sharysa
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* ''[[{{WebOriginal/Takotsubo}} Takotsubo: The story of a superhero]]'' is about the Chinese-American Cord Cai, who tries to StopBeingStereotypical and get away from the gang life. But then his fiance gets murdered and the police barely help, [[TragicVillain so he goes back to street justice because he thinks that's the only way to make things fair.]] The author states that Cord is [[WrongGenreSavvy a superhero who thinks he's a villain]] because he's internalized so many Asian-American stereotypes.

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* ''[[{{WebOriginal/Takotsubo}} Takotsubo: The story of a superhero]]'' is about the Chinese-American Cord Cai, who tries to StopBeingStereotypical and get away from the gang life. But then his fiance gets murdered and the police barely help, [[TragicVillain so he goes back to street justice because he thinks that's the only way to make things fair.]] He also mentions that he's "not good enough for anything else." The author states that Cord is [[WrongGenreSavvy a superhero who thinks he's a villain]] because he's internalized so many Asian-American stereotypes.
7th Aug '16 6:14:10 PM azul120
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** [[spoiler:They're closer to ghosts possessing their own bodies but their {{mission control}} who is the only individual they seem to communicate with would prefer they simply despair]]

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** [[spoiler:They're closer to ghosts possessing their own bodies but their {{mission control}} MissionControl who is the only individual they seem to communicate with would prefer they simply despair]]despair.]]



18th Jul '16 4:01:01 PM Sharysa
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* ''{{WebOriginal/Takotsubo}}: The story of a superhero'' is about the Chinese-American Cord Cai, who tries to StopBeingStereotypical and get away from the gang life. But then his fiance gets murdered and the police barely help, [[TragicVillain so he goes back to street justice because he thinks that's his only option.]] The author states that Cord is [[WrongGenreSavvy a superhero who thinks he's a villain]] because he's internalized so many Asian-American stereotypes.

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* ''{{WebOriginal/Takotsubo}}: ''[[{{WebOriginal/Takotsubo}} Takotsubo: The story of a superhero'' superhero]]'' is about the Chinese-American Cord Cai, who tries to StopBeingStereotypical and get away from the gang life. But then his fiance gets murdered and the police barely help, [[TragicVillain so he goes back to street justice because he thinks that's his the only option.way to make things fair.]] The author states that Cord is [[WrongGenreSavvy a superhero who thinks he's a villain]] because he's internalized so many Asian-American stereotypes.
26th Jun '16 3:27:05 AM gewunomox
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* Somewhere I Belong by LinkinPark also counts for that reason.

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* Somewhere I Belong by LinkinPark Music/LinkinPark also counts for that reason.
3rd Jun '16 1:12:02 PM Sharysa
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* ''{{WebOriginal/Takotsubo}}: The story of a superhero'' is a story about the Chinese-American Cord Cai, who tries to StopBeingStereotypical and get away from the gang life. But then his fiance gets murdered and the police barely help, [[TragicVillain so he goes back to street justice because he thinks that's his only option.]] The author has mentioned that Cord is a superhero who ''thinks'' he's a villain because he's internalized so many Asian-American stereotypes.

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* ''{{WebOriginal/Takotsubo}}: The story of a superhero'' is a story about the Chinese-American Cord Cai, who tries to StopBeingStereotypical and get away from the gang life. But then his fiance gets murdered and the police barely help, [[TragicVillain so he goes back to street justice because he thinks that's his only option.]] The author has mentioned states that Cord is [[WrongGenreSavvy a superhero who ''thinks'' thinks he's a villain villain]] because he's internalized so many Asian-American stereotypes.
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