History Main / SuperheroSobriquets

23rd May '16 5:31:22 AM Heckfire
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* The Gung-Ho Guns of Anime/{{Trigun}} have these appended to their names: Monev the Gale, Caine the Longshot, Zazie the Beast, and so on. In addition, although he's actually a good guy, Vash (the Stampede) is also known as "The Humanoid Typhoon" due to his destructive reputation, much like Lina Inverse and the Dirty Pair.

to:

* The Gung-Ho Guns of Anime/{{Trigun}} ''Anime/{{Trigun}}'' have these appended to their names: Monev the Gale, Caine the Longshot, Zazie the Beast, and so on. In addition, although he's actually a good guy, Vash (the Stampede) is also known as "The Humanoid Typhoon" due to his destructive reputation, much like Lina Inverse and the Dirty Pair.
23rd May '16 5:30:35 AM Heckfire
Is there an issue? Send a Message



to:

* The Gung-Ho Guns of Anime/{{Trigun}} have these appended to their names: Monev the Gale, Caine the Longshot, Zazie the Beast, and so on. In addition, although he's actually a good guy, Vash (the Stampede) is also known as "The Humanoid Typhoon" due to his destructive reputation, much like Lina Inverse and the Dirty Pair.
13th Apr '16 8:07:02 PM PurpleEmperor
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* [[Comicbook/IncredibleHulk The Hulk]]: The Jade Giant, Ol' Greenskin, Ol' Jadejaws.

to:

* [[Comicbook/IncredibleHulk The Hulk]]: The Jade Giant, Ol' Greenskin, Ol' Jadejaws.Jadejaws, The Green Goliath.
29th Mar '16 8:31:28 PM Kirayoshi
Is there an issue? Send a Message



to:

* ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'':
** Death: The Grave of All Hope, The Ultimate Reality, the Assassin Against Whom No Lock Will Hold
** Granny Weatherwax: She Who Must Be Avoided, Go-Round-The-Other-Side-Of-The-Mountain
14th Mar '16 6:22:26 AM DarkStorm
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

** Some of his villains had similar nicknames. Dr. Sivana calls himself "The World's Wickedest Scientist" and Mr. Mind is "The World's Wickedest Worm". (In the Shazam! animated series, Mr. Mind was once called The World's Mightiest Mite)
5th Mar '16 10:49:56 PM nombretomado
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ComicBook/ThePunisher: In his first encounter with CaptainAmerica, the narration at one point referred to him as "The Ebony Executioner". However, this was the only time the title was used.

to:

* ComicBook/ThePunisher: In his first encounter with CaptainAmerica, ComicBook/CaptainAmerica, the narration at one point referred to him as "The Ebony Executioner". However, this was the only time the title was used.
3rd Mar '16 11:20:43 AM TitoMosquito
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* Franchise/{{Batman}}: The Dark Knight, the Caped Crusader, the Cowled Crimefighter, the World's Greatest Detective, the Dark Avenger, the Darknight Detective, and, familiarly, Bats. Also called the Gotham Goliath in some late [[UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] and early [[UsefulNotes/TheSilverAgeOfComicBooks Silver Age]] stories, plus the Masked Manhunter in some [[UsefulNotes/TheBronzeAgeOfComicBooks Bronze Age]] stories.

to:

* Franchise/{{Batman}}: The Dark Knight, the Caped Crusader, the Cowled Crimefighter, the World's Greatest Detective, the Dark Avenger, the Darknight Detective, the Guardian of Gotham, and, familiarly, Bats. Also called the Gotham Goliath in some late [[UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] and early [[UsefulNotes/TheSilverAgeOfComicBooks Silver Age]] stories, plus the Masked Manhunter in some [[UsefulNotes/TheBronzeAgeOfComicBooks Bronze Age]] stories.
26th Feb '16 6:31:24 PM TitoMosquito
Is there an issue? Send a Message


** Incidentally, the "Sea King" is the name of his New 52 Earth-3 counterpart.



** Black Cat affectionately calls him "Spider".



** ComicBook/{{Gambit}}: The Ragin' Cajun

to:

** ComicBook/{{Gambit}}: The Ragin' CajunCajun, Gumbo (only Wolverine calls him that)
10th Jan '16 12:06:09 AM Chabal2
Is there an issue? Send a Message



to:

* Discussed in the early stages of ''Manga/OnePunchMan'': The Hero Association gives names to its members, so Genos believes he'll be called something like "Blond Cyborg", while Saitama will probably get "Caped Baldy". Once the two join the Hero Association, Genos receives the hero name Demon Cyborg while Saitama gets... Caped Baldy.
31st Dec '15 12:14:44 AM Anddrix
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* {{Lobo}}: The Main Man, the Last Czarnian, The Master of Frag, [[OddNameOut Archbishop of the Alpha-Centauri Diocese of the Church of the Holy Space Dolphin]]

to:

* {{Lobo}}: Lobo: The Main Man, the Last Czarnian, The Master of Frag, [[OddNameOut Archbishop of the Alpha-Centauri Diocese of the Church of the Holy Space Dolphin]]
This list shows the last 10 events of 210. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Main.SuperheroSobriquets