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13th Feb '16 11:05:45 AM GM_3826
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** Character generation can result in this too. Height and weight in D&D, ''TabletopGame/Pathfinder'', and many other games is not related to stats. So yes, that human girl who stands 4'11" and weighs all of 108 pounds? If you're lucky, she's a barbarian and is carrying the tools of her trade. If she prefers GoodOldFisticuffs though ...
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** Character generation can result in this too. Height and weight in D&D, ''TabletopGame/Pathfinder'', ''TabletopGame/{{Pathfinder}}'', and many other games is not related to stats. So yes, that human girl who stands 4'11" and weighs all of 108 pounds? If you're lucky, she's a barbarian and is carrying the tools of her trade. If she prefers GoodOldFisticuffs though ...
4th Jan '16 7:47:35 AM alexxm1
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* Paul Robinson of Wrestling/{{Progress Wrestling}}. There's no getting around the fact that the man is TINY. However, he's also a former kickboxing champion and not only defeated Jimmy Havoc in a BRUTAL hardcore match to become number one contender to the Progress Championship, he dominated champion Will Ospreay for a good portion of the subsequent title match and only lost due to a roll-up pin.
15th Dec '15 11:59:31 AM eroock
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->''Tiny, but '''fierce'''.'' -->--'''Sanya''' concerning '''Karrin Murphy''', ''Literature/TheDresdenFiles''
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->''Tiny, ->''"Tiny, but '''fierce'''.'' -->--'''Sanya''' "'' -->-- '''Sanya''' concerning '''Karrin Murphy''', ''Literature/TheDresdenFiles''
7th Dec '15 2:38:54 PM Qaianna
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** Character generation can result in this too. Height and weight in D&D, ''TabletopGame/Pathfinder'', and many other games is not related to stats. So yes, that human girl who stands 4'11" and weighs all of 108 pounds? If you're lucky, she's a barbarian and is carrying the tools of her trade. If she prefers GoodOldFisticuffs though ...
3rd Nov '15 11:47:31 AM troper18Lgreen
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** Nora Valkyrie is the smallest of the main eight protagonists at 5'1". That said, she is strong enough to wield a hammer bigger than her own body, and claims she can lift five times her own weight. When her Semblance is activated, her blows can render boulders into ash and break a stadium designed to take insane amounts of punishment.
27th Oct '15 10:05:20 PM CyrenaPeleman
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* Wrestling/AdrianNeville is a 5'10 high flier, but he can dead lift Wrestling/KevinSteen into a German suplex.
27th Oct '15 9:12:06 PM CyrenaPeleman
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* Nikki Bella is 5'4 but can lift every other Diva over her shoulders, and has a very power-based move set.
24th Sep '15 9:56:59 AM LadyJaneGrey
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See also ApronMatron, for when small old ladies do this, and MiniMook. CuteBruiser, for when they're young, or [[OlderThanTheyLook at least very young-looking]]. KillerRabbit covers "harmless" animals. See WeakButSkilled for a common explanation behind this. WaifFu and GlacierWaif are subtropes.
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See also ApronMatron, for when small old ladies do this, and MiniMook. CuteBruiser, for when they're young, or [[OlderThanTheyLook at least very young-looking]]. KillerRabbit covers "harmless" animals. See WeakButSkilled for a common explanation behind this. WaifFu and GlacierWaif are subtropes. subtropes. This Trope is often - but not always - associated with a DavidVersusGoliath fight.
9th Sep '15 10:50:00 AM Larkmarn
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Using powerful sounding descriptions doesn't change the fact that these singers aren't "powerhouses" in terms of the trope.
[[folder:Music]] * Music/{{ACDC}}. Most of them are under 5'6". ''AC-freaking-DC''. * Kyo from [[DirEnGrey Dir en grey]]. He is one of the most powerful, diverse, and emotional vocalists in the metal genre. Not to mention his guttural growls are ''scary as hell''. Guess how tall he is? ''5-foot-1''. * [[Music/ToshimitsuDeyama Toshi]] of Music/XJapan, who is barely above 5'5", and who for much of TheEighties and TheNineties (and even in TheNewTens) is ''the'' iconic power vocalist of VisualKei. * Dave Mackintosh, the drummer from Music/DragonForce. He's 5' 4" and his nickname is Compact Dynamo. * Music/RonnieJamesDio was only about 5 feet 4 inches tall, but had one of the most powerful voices ever in hard rock/metal. * Music/LadyGaga, an exceptionally versatile piano prodigy with an incredibly powerful voice and an exceptional stamina. She's 5'1". * Music/PatBenatar is just 5' tall, and delivers incredibly powerful vocals. * Melanie Mongeon from the Canadian experimental grindcore act Fuck the Facts is a tiny, rail-thin woman who is known for her unbelievably ferocious vocal performances and aggressive onstage presence. * Trent Reznor of Music/NineInchNails, known for his brutal and ear-destroying IndustrialMetal output, is 5' 7". * Bruce Dickinson, lead vocalist of the heavy metal powerhouse Music/IronMaiden, is only 5'6". [[/folder]]
8th Sep '15 9:05:33 PM sgamer82
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* In a Captain Laserbeam episode of the ''Podcast/ThrillingAdventureHour'', ex-Adventurekateer now-supervillain Tinker Taylor calls out Captain Laserbeam on always taking on every supervillain who came to Apex City. In particular he names the time that he abandoned chaperoning a field trip to the Pen and Paper Museum to fight Major Minor, the Minuscule Musician. What follows is a LongList of various miniature heroes: -->'''Captain Laserbeam:''' Who else was going to stop his martial march of miniature musical mayhem?\\ '''Tinker Taylor:''' ''So many'' people could have done that: Mighty Mite, Guy Small the Small Guy, Little Hercules, Tiny Timothy, Short Attack, Willy Wee Warrior, the Homunculus, Space Midget, Scale Model, Robo-Small, the Itty-Bitty Hitting Committee, ''shall I go on?!''
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