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12th Jul '16 12:36:32 PM eedwardgrey3
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A SuperTrope to EnvironmentSpecificActionFigure.

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A SuperTrope to EnvironmentSpecificActionFigure.
EnvironmentSpecificActionFigure and LatexSpaceSuit.
30th Apr '16 10:17:03 PM foxley
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* In ''Series/TheNewAvengers'', Purdey had a gold silk karate gi, which really stood out compared to Gamnit's plain white one when they were sparring.
10th Feb '16 8:05:08 PM Kazmahu
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* Some of the armor options in ''VideoGame/MonsterHunter'' has appearance and style that plausibly matches its environmental protection. Lagombi armor, for example, it a rather ornate set of furs that cover from head to toe, and offers immunity to freezing environments.
18th Jan '16 10:11:39 AM Piando
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* ''DarkerThanBlack'': After some enemy agents seemingly kill AntiHero Hei with a few bullet rounds to the back of his BadassLongcoat, Hei's NonHumanSidekick [[TalkingAnimal Mao]] [[WeNeedADistraction pops up behind them]] to reveal that the coat isn't meant to be a fashion statement - it's bulletproof.

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* Nite-Owl's fluffy owl-suit from ''ComicBook/{{Watchmen}}''. Yeah, it looks like it could work, but it's clearly there mainly for thematic reasons.

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* ''DarkerThanBlack'': ''Manga/DarkerThanBlack'': After some enemy agents seemingly kill AntiHero Hei with a few bullet rounds to the back of his BadassLongcoat, Hei's NonHumanSidekick [[TalkingAnimal Mao]] [[WeNeedADistraction pops up behind them]] to reveal that the coat isn't meant to be a fashion statement - it's bulletproof.

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Nite-Owl's fluffy owl-suit from ''ComicBook/{{Watchmen}}''. Yeah, it looks like it could work, but it's clearly there mainly for thematic reasons.



* In the ''CaptainAmerica'' comics, there was one story where Cap and his then girlfriend/partner Diamondback had to go scuba diving. Diamondback somehow obtained mauve flippers that exactly matched her costume.

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* In the ''CaptainAmerica'' ''ComicBook/CaptainAmerica'' comics, there was one story where Cap and his then girlfriend/partner Diamondback had to go scuba diving. Diamondback somehow obtained mauve flippers that exactly matched her costume.

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* Used as a joke in ''{{Zoolander}}''. When male model Derek Zoolander moves back to coal mining country to reconnect with his family, he goes to work in the coal mines wearing specially-tailored, color-coordinated work clothes and a shiny new helmet.

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* Used as a joke in ''{{Zoolander}}''.''Film/{{Zoolander}}''. When male model Derek Zoolander moves back to coal mining country to reconnect with his family, he goes to work in the coal mines wearing specially-tailored, color-coordinated work clothes and a shiny new helmet.




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* [[TheDresdenFiles Harry Dresden's]] duster looks stylish and awesome as hell....and it's got enough protection spells woven on it to outclass Type IV ballistic plates.

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* [[TheDresdenFiles [[Literature/TheDresdenFiles Harry Dresden's]] duster looks stylish and awesome as hell....and it's got enough protection spells woven on it to outclass Type IV ballistic plates.




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* LampShaded in ''TheMightyBoosh'' several times. In the episode "Tundra", Howard Moon turns up in the kind of thick furs you'd expect someone to wear in the arctic- and Vince Nior wears a red jumpsuit ("the human coke-can").

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* LampShaded in ''TheMightyBoosh'' ''Series/TheMightyBoosh'' several times. In the episode "Tundra", Howard Moon turns up in the kind of thick furs you'd expect someone to wear in the arctic- and Vince Nior wears a red jumpsuit ("the human coke-can").




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* ''{{GURPS}}: Ultratech'' has two pages of rules devoted to creating stylized body armor.
* In general, artifact armor in ''{{Exalted}}'' will either fit this trope, or ScaryImpracticalArmor.

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* ''{{GURPS}}: ''TabletopGame/{{GURPS}}: Ultratech'' has two pages of rules devoted to creating stylized body armor.
* In general, artifact armor in ''{{Exalted}}'' ''TabletopGame/{{Exalted}}'' will either fit this trope, or ScaryImpracticalArmor.

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* Nuclear Winter and his army of ladies from ''FreedomForce''.

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* Nuclear Winter and his army of ladies from ''FreedomForce''.''VideoGame/FreedomForce''.



* According to the artbook for ''GearsOfWar 3'', Prescott's armor was designed to look like something a politician would wear on a tour of a war zone, compared to the more utilarian gear of his, um, Gears.

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* According to the artbook for ''GearsOfWar ''VideoGame/GearsOfWar 3'', Prescott's armor was designed to look like something a politician would wear on a tour of a war zone, compared to the more utilarian gear of his, um, Gears.

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Gears.
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20th Dec '15 8:27:32 AM ecuvulle6267
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* ''Film/TheHungerGamesMockingjayPart1'': Katniss Everdeen's Mockingjay suit - designed by a professional stylist, no less.
20th Dec '15 5:12:27 AM catmuto
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* ''Manga/CardCaptorSakura'' has Tomoyo design one for Sakura sometimes when she's capturing Clow Cards. When trying to catch the Lightning card, she designed a dress made mostly out of rubber material.
6th Nov '15 7:50:59 PM nombretomado
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* ''TheRealGhostbusters'' received ever-gaudier flightsuits and other costumes throughout their life on the shelves.

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* ''TheRealGhostbusters'' ''WesternAnimation/TheRealGhostbusters'' received ever-gaudier flightsuits and other costumes throughout their life on the shelves.
17th Aug '15 4:43:27 PM foxley
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* DarkerThanBlack: After some enemy agents seemingly kill AntiHero Hei with a few bullet rounds to the back of his BadassLongcoat, Hei's NonHumanSidekick [[TalkingAnimal Mao]] [[WeNeedADistraction pops up behind them]] to reveal that the coat isn't meant to be a fashion statement - it's bulletproof.

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* DarkerThanBlack: ''DarkerThanBlack'': After some enemy agents seemingly kill AntiHero Hei with a few bullet rounds to the back of his BadassLongcoat, Hei's NonHumanSidekick [[TalkingAnimal Mao]] [[WeNeedADistraction pops up behind them]] to reveal that the coat isn't meant to be a fashion statement - it's bulletproof.
15th Aug '15 9:57:52 PM DragonQuestZ
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Contrast {{Stripperific}}, ExposedToTheElements, ChainmailBikini.

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Contrast {{Stripperific}}, ExposedToTheElements, ChainmailBikini.ChainmailBikini, PeltsOfTheBarbarian.
7th Aug '15 1:03:37 PM triscion
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* DarkerThanBlack: After some enemy agents seemingly kill AntiHero Hei with a few bullet rounds to the back of his BadassLongcoat, they are surprised when [[TalkingAnimal a talking cat]], Hei's NonHumanSidekick, [[WeNeedADistraction pops up behind them]] to reveal that the coat isn't meant to be a fashion statement - it's bulletproof.

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* DarkerThanBlack: After some enemy agents seemingly kill AntiHero Hei with a few bullet rounds to the back of his BadassLongcoat, they are surprised when BadassLongcoat, Hei's NonHumanSidekick [[TalkingAnimal a talking cat]], Hei's NonHumanSidekick, Mao]] [[WeNeedADistraction pops up behind them]] to reveal that the coat isn't meant to be a fashion statement - it's bulletproof.
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