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15th Jul '17 10:16:05 AM PlasmaTalon
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* The Alien Rulers in ''VideoGame/XCOM2'''s Alien Hunters DLC can be turned into armored suits once they've been killed. With unique abilities and the chance of scarring aliens of that ruler's type.
8th Jul '17 4:28:12 AM Andyroid
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* In one scene in ''ComicBook/XMen: Regenesis'', Cyclops is seen wearing a hood made from a lion's head. WordOfGod is that the writer made a slight typo in describing the scene to the artist, writing "lion cloth" instead of "loin cloth", but [[ThrowItIn they kept it as-is]].
6th May '17 7:08:11 PM Vios
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* In ''VideoGame/ShopHeroes'', the Druid you can hire to work in your shop (making potions and working with wood) wears the whole hide of a white-furred, horned creature of some sort.
15th Apr '17 1:19:30 PM nombretomado
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* Michael Havel, a.k.a. Lord Bear of the Bearkillers, from SMStirling's ''{{Emberverse}}'' trilogy, wears on his helmet the head of the bear that earned him and the outfit their names. Subverts the trope by making Havel nearly get killed by the bear, and tanning is done by specialists off-page.

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* Michael Havel, a.k.a. Lord Bear of the Bearkillers, from SMStirling's ''{{Emberverse}}'' Creator/SMStirling's ''Literature/{{Emberverse}}'' trilogy, wears on his helmet the head of the bear that earned him and the outfit their names. Subverts the trope by making Havel nearly get killed by the bear, and tanning is done by specialists off-page.
14th Apr '17 6:57:57 AM WillBGood
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* ''SilenceOfTheLambs'': The bad guy was killing girls to make himself a girl suit.
* ''Film/TheEdge'' is another Anthony Hopkins movie example: His character and Alec Baldwin's killed a bear in the Alaska wild and in the next shot were walking around in nice warm bear skin coats.

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* ''SilenceOfTheLambs'': The bad guy was killing girls to make himself a girl suit.
* ''Film/TheEdge'' is another Anthony Hopkins movie example: His Hopkin's character and Alec Baldwin's killed a bear in the Alaska wild and in the next shot were walking around in nice warm bear skin coats.
8th Apr '17 1:28:40 PM nombretomado
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* The BigBad of the fifth ''{{Redwall}}'' book, ''The Bellmaker'', is [[SdrawkcabName Urgan Nagru]], a fox who [[BlatantLies (allegedly)]] killed a wolf then took his name and pelt for himself. [[spoiler:Nagru is HoistByHisOwnPetard when he gets rammed into a tree, causing the teeth of the wolf's skull to stab through his head and kill him.]]

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* The BigBad of the fifth ''{{Redwall}}'' ''{{Literature/Redwall}}'' book, ''The Bellmaker'', is [[SdrawkcabName Urgan Nagru]], a fox who [[BlatantLies (allegedly)]] killed a wolf then took his name and pelt for himself. [[spoiler:Nagru is HoistByHisOwnPetard when he gets rammed into a tree, causing the teeth of the wolf's skull to stab through his head and kill him.]]
23rd Mar '17 5:54:04 PM Doug86
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* In the third ''Eugenics Wars'' novel from the StarTrekExpandedUniverse, Khan Noonien Singh engages in this. He wears the skin of a big cat he killed after it terrorized his people's settlement.

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* In the third ''Eugenics Wars'' novel from the StarTrekExpandedUniverse, Franchise/StarTrekExpandedUniverse, Khan Noonien Singh engages in this. He wears the skin of a big cat he killed after it terrorized his people's settlement.
4th Dec '16 5:55:23 AM Morgenthaler
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* Avatar Kuruk in ''WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender'' manifests wearing the skin of a polar bear-dog to suggest he's a {{badass}}.

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* Avatar Kuruk in ''WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender'' manifests wearing the skin of a polar bear-dog to suggest he's a {{badass}}.badass.
17th Nov '16 11:19:50 AM GhostBear3067
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* In ''TabletopGame/{{BattleTech}}'', within Clan Ghost Bear Warriors may undergo the Clawing Ritual in which teams of high-ranking unClawed warriors are given basic provisions including a simple metal spear and hunting dogs, and journey into Strana Mechty's punishing Antarctic region to kill a ghost bear and bring back its carcass as proof. If successful the Warriors feast on the bear's meat and a cloak is made for each member of the hunting party (due to a ghost bear's size there is enough hide to make a good-sized cloak for every member), with the Warrior who landed the killing blow being allowed to ornament his or her own cloak with the animal's teeth while the other participants ornament theirs with the animal's claws. Most outside Clan Ghost Bear consider it counter-intuitive that the Clan hunts and kills their totem animal but it is justified by Clan Ghost Bear since these expeditions are very rarely successful. Warriors who succeed gain considerable prestige within the Clan and receive more consideration for rank advancement.



* In ''TabletopGame/{{BattleTech}}'', within Clan Ghost Bear Warriors may undergo the Clawing Ritual in which teams of high-ranking unClawed warriors are given basic provisions including a simple metal spear and hunting dogs, and journey into Strana Mechty's punishing Antarctic region to kill a ghost bear and bring back its carcass as proof. If successful the Warriors feast on the bear's meat and a cloak is made for each member of the hunting party (due to a ghost bear's size there is enough hide to make a good-sized cloak for every member), with the Warrior who landed the killing blow being allowed to ornament his or her own cloak with the animal's teeth while the other participants ornament theirs with the animal's claws. Most outside Clan Ghost Bear consider it counter-intuitive that the Clan hunts and kills their totem animal but it is justified by Clan Ghost Bear since these expeditions are very rarely successful. Warriors who succeed gain considerable prestige within the Clan and receive more consideration for rank advancement.

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* In ''TabletopGame/{{BattleTech}}'', within Clan Ghost Bear Warriors may undergo the Clawing Ritual in which teams of high-ranking unClawed warriors are given basic provisions including a simple metal spear and hunting dogs, and journey into Strana Mechty's punishing Antarctic region to kill a ghost bear and bring back its carcass as proof. If successful the Warriors feast on the bear's meat and a cloak is made for each member of the hunting party (due to a ghost bear's size there is enough hide to make a good-sized cloak for every member), with the Warrior who landed the killing blow being allowed to ornament his or her own cloak with the animal's teeth while the other participants ornament theirs with the animal's claws. Most outside Clan Ghost Bear consider it counter-intuitive that the Clan hunts and kills their totem animal but it is justified by Clan Ghost Bear since these expeditions are very rarely successful. Warriors who succeed gain considerable prestige within the Clan and receive more consideration for rank advancement.
17th Nov '16 10:55:01 AM GhostBear3067
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* In ''TabletopGame/{{BattleTech}}'', within Clan Ghost Bear Warriors may undergo the Clawing Ritual in which teams of high-ranking unClawed warriors are given basic provisions including a simple metal spear and hunting dogs, and journey into Strana Mechty's punishing Antarctic region to kill a ghost bear and bring back its carcass as proof. If successful the Warriors feast on the bear's meat and a cloak is made for each member of the hunting party (due to a ghost bear's size there is enough hide to make a good-sized cloak for every member), with the Warrior who landed the killing blow being allowed to ornament his or her own cloak with the animal's teeth while the other participants ornament theirs with the animal's claws. Most outside Clan Ghost Bear consider it counter-intuitive that the Clan hunts and kills their totem animal but it is justified by Clan Ghost Bear since these expeditions are very rarely successful. Warriors who succeed gain considerable prestige within the Clan and receive more consideration for rank advancement.
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