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22nd Apr '18 1:33:43 PM ANTMuddle
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The powerhouse of the FiveManBand. They are usually unflinchingly loyal, and often they are the largest member of TheTeam and more effective in combat than anyone else. (Sometimes combined.) They will often be the point man that holds off the {{mooks}} while the others challenge the BigBad. Against stronger enemies they might end up suffering TheWorfEffect; getting trounced to set up the villain as a credible threat.

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The Say hello to the powerhouse of the FiveManBand. They are usually unflinchingly loyal, and often they are the largest member of TheTeam and more effective in combat than anyone else. (Sometimes combined.) They will often be the point man that holds off the {{mooks}} while the others challenge the BigBad. Against stronger enemies they might end up suffering TheWorfEffect; getting trounced to set up the villain as a credible threat.
8th Mar '18 9:04:33 PM vexusdylandasecond
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* ''WebAnimation/{{Dreamscape}}'': Vampire Lord is TheBigGuy of the FiveManBand. He is very strong and strong-willed, and he's also a bit of a smartass.
2nd Mar '18 6:11:31 PM TheNerevarine
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** In general, one of the unofficial "roles" in a hockey team is the Enforcer, who basically acts as the HeroSecretService, both proactively and reactively punishing attempts to injure other members of the team, especially [[TheHero the star player]], by both checking, and simply pounding the crap out of them.

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** In general, one of the unofficial "roles" in a hockey team is the Enforcer, who basically acts as the HeroSecretService, both proactively and reactively punishing attempts to injure other members of the team, especially [[TheHero the star player]], by both checking, and simply pounding the crap out of them.~
* Pier Gerlof Donia was a Frisian warrior known as "Grutte Pier" - Great Pier - due to his legendary size and strength. Described as "a tower of a fellow as strong as an ox", he was said to be seven-foot tall and wielded a {{BFS}} just as large as him in [[OneHandedZweihander one hand]].
10th Feb '18 7:35:02 PM pidget_spinner
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->''"Less talking, more hitting!"''
-->-- '''Hawkgirl''', ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague''

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->''"Less talking, more hitting!"''
->''"It's not my fault being the biggest and the strongest. I don't even exercise."''
-->-- '''Hawkgirl''', ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague''
'''Fezzik''', ''Film/ThePrincessBride''
22nd Dec '17 1:33:07 PM erforce
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* ''Film/XMen'':

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* ''Film/XMen'':''Film/XMenFilmSeries''
3rd Dec '17 3:15:01 PM acrobox
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If it's a two-person duo, they could double as TheLancer.
3rd Dec '17 2:28:33 PM FlameyMcShadowface
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* Blizzor from ''Webcomic/ProjectBlackfire'' is 8'5", 865 lbs, has massive super strength and endurance, and is stubbornly loyal.
1st Nov '17 6:15:45 PM IsaChan
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* Peter Panda in ''Podcast/PastDivision'' wields a giant maul and is the most physically strong of the party. He's also [[PettingZooPeople a 350-pound bear]].
31st Aug '17 7:58:53 PM wayofboon
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* Borky the orc barbarian of ''WebVideo/TheUnexpectables'' is strong and he hopes you know it.
4th Aug '17 5:35:09 AM Doc_Loki
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* Heracles takes on this role when part of an ensemble.

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* Heracles takes on this role when part of an ensemble.ensemble, and is one of the earliest recorded Big Guys in human culture. There's a reason why we use the adjective "Herculean" even today.
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