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24th May '18 2:28:11 AM darkemyst
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*** It seems to be a habit of the Robins. However Tim Drake (third Robin and now Red Robin) seems to have dropped it and was never really that witty to begin with. Damian Wayne (4th or 5th Robin, depending on the continuity), throws insults in a SophisticatedAsHell sort of way. Jason Todd (second Robin and Red Hood) seems to give Dick a good run for his money. He does throws a lot of smack talk at his opponents (like Nightwing) as a way to get them emotional or distract them. The real difference is that Nightwing does it in a lighter and more playful manner. Jason's witty quips are darker and more sadistic.

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*** It seems to be a habit of the Robins. However Tim Drake (third ([[ComicBook/RobinSeries Robin and now Red Robin) seems to have dropped it and III]]/ComicBook/RedRobin) was never really that witty always less prone to quips unless fighting alongside friends to begin with. with and preferred a more understated shade of sarcasm but has toned back even that. Stephanie Brown (Spoiler/Robin IV/[[ComicBook/Batgirl2009 Batgirl III]]) is snappy like Dick but with a tendency towards [[{{Metaphorgotten}} forgetting where she is going with a phrase]]. Damian Wayne (4th (5th or 5th Robin, [[ComicBook/RobinSonOfBatman 4th Robin]], depending on the continuity), throws insults in a SophisticatedAsHell sort of way. Jason Todd (second Robin and Red (Robin II/Red Hood) seems to give Dick a good run for his money. He does throws a lot of smack talk at his opponents (like Nightwing) as a way to get them emotional or distract them. The real difference is that Nightwing does it in a lighter and more playful manner. Jason's witty quips are darker and more sadistic.
20th May '18 4:16:08 PM merotoker
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* The Duels in ''Anime/RevolutionaryGirlUtena'' often contain some form of this; Utena's part, though, can be either participatory, or merely reactionary, depending on how invested she is at the moment... or how confused. (Utena, not the audience.) Theatrically, in a series where the difference between reality and reality-as-a-stage has blurred, the duels were depicted as cathartic. This is especially blatant in the final Nanami duel, as [[spoiler: both participants know Nanami hasn't a shot in hell of winning from the start and just needs to HIT someone.]]

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* The Duels in ''Anime/RevolutionaryGirlUtena'' often contain some form of this; Utena's part, though, can be either participatory, or merely reactionary, depending on how invested she is at the moment... or how confused. (Utena, not the audience.) Theatrically, in a series where the difference between reality and reality-as-a-stage has blurred, the duels were depicted as cathartic. This is especially blatant in the final Nanami duel, as [[spoiler: both participants know Nanami hasn't a shot in hell of winning from the start and just needs to HIT someone.]]someone]].



* ''Manga/OnePiece''

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** During Franky's fight with Fukuro at Enies Lobby, they start calling each other [[ItMakesJustAsMuchSenseInContext various forms of underwear]].

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** During Franky's fight with Fukuro at Enies Lobby, they start calling each other [[ItMakesJustAsMuchSenseInContext [[MakesJustAsMuchSenseInContext various forms of underwear]].



* ComicBook/SpiderMan may not use a sword, but nevertheless, he's the master of the fighting quip. This is greatly amplified in the ''ComicBook/UltimateSpiderMan'' incarnation, likely because he is a teenager, making him more of a wiseass and more terrified. How he is able to talk this much while performing superhuman acrobatics without taking so much as a breath is another mystery, though of course, TalkingIsAFreeAction.

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* ComicBook/SpiderMan Franchise/SpiderMan may not use a sword, but nevertheless, he's the master of the fighting quip. This is greatly amplified in the ''ComicBook/UltimateSpiderMan'' incarnation, likely because he is a teenager, making him more of a wiseass and more terrified. How he is able to talk this much while performing superhuman acrobatics without taking so much as a breath is another mystery, though of course, TalkingIsAFreeAction.



** ComicBook/{{Green Goblin}} (particularly Norman Osborn's and Harry Osborn's versions) has a very wacky personality and the tendency to crack sadistic jokes toward Spider-Man whenever they fight.

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** ComicBook/{{Green Goblin}} ComicBook/GreenGoblin (particularly Norman Osborn's and Harry Osborn's versions) has a very wacky personality and the tendency to crack sadistic jokes toward Spider-Man whenever they fight.



** The Spider-Man of [[ComicBook/{{Marvel 2099}} 2099]] is the opposite of the present-day Spidey: in his civilian guise, Miguel O'Hara constantly spouts snide comments, but when he puts the mask on, he gets very quiet (at least early in his career...) The man is damn ''scary'' when he [[TranquilFury stops quipping]]. In his 2014 series, while he was trapped in the past, be temporarily tries to pass as Spiderman. The woman he's saving calls him on it, pointing out that he's not as chatty as the real deal.

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** The Spider-Man of [[ComicBook/{{Marvel 2099}} 2099]] is the opposite of the present-day Spidey: in his civilian guise, Miguel O'Hara constantly spouts snide comments, but when he puts the mask on, he gets very quiet (at least early in his career...) The man is damn ''scary'' when he [[TranquilFury stops quipping]]. In his 2014 series, while he was trapped in the past, be he temporarily tries to pass as Spiderman.Spider-Man. The woman he's saving calls him on it, pointing out that he's not as chatty as the real deal.



* SelfDemonstrating/{{Deadpool}}, being an lunatic who [[NoFourthWall knows he's in a comic book]], has some truly... interesting... battle banter which often derails into stream-of-consciousness rambling about something completely unrelated (even as he handily beats the stuffing out of his opponent.) In fact, it's speculated by some characters that he does this on purpose to distract his opponents. Several characters, at least, have had lines like, "What are you talking about?" cut off by a blow to the face from Deadpool.
** Given that Spider-Man and Deadpool are the masters of this trope within the Marvel universe, it should come as no surprise that they utilize this to the fullest when they meet up in Amazing Spider-Man #611, which writer Joe Kelly describes as "a fight that very quickly degenerates into a [[YourMom 'your mother is' joke contest]]."

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* SelfDemonstrating/{{Deadpool}}, being an a lunatic who [[NoFourthWall knows he's in a comic book]], has some truly... interesting... battle banter which often derails into stream-of-consciousness rambling about something completely unrelated (even as he handily beats the stuffing out of his opponent.) In fact, it's speculated by some characters that he does this on purpose to distract his opponents. Several characters, at least, have had lines like, "What are you talking about?" cut off by a blow to the face from Deadpool.
** Given that Spider-Man and Deadpool are the masters of this trope within the Marvel universe, Franchise/MarvelUniverse, it should come as no surprise that they utilize this to the fullest when they meet up in Amazing Spider-Man #611, which writer Joe Kelly describes as "a fight that very quickly degenerates into a [[YourMom 'your mother is' joke contest]]."



* On the villain side, SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker. Whatever hero he meets or situation Franchise/{{Batman}} finds him in, he's always got some quip to deliver as they square off for the fight... often centered around the people he's just slaughtered or, in some cases, people important to the hero he's killed in the past. He'll often even give running commentary on the beating he's being handed, sometimes as a lead-in to a BreakingSpeech.

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* On the villain side, SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker.ComicBook/TheJoker. Whatever hero he meets or situation Franchise/{{Batman}} finds him in, he's always got some quip to deliver as they square off for the fight... often centered around the people he's just slaughtered or, in some cases, people important to the hero he's killed in the past. He'll often even give running commentary on the beating he's being handed, sometimes as a lead-in to a BreakingSpeech.[[BreakThemByTalking Breaking Speech]].



* While he doesn't do it a lot in the games, [[ComicBook/SonictheHedgehog Sonic]], being the resident MotorMouth, does this quite a bit in the comics. 90% of the time it's as simple as an IncrediblyLamePun derived from his opponent's name.

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* While he doesn't do it a lot in the games, [[ComicBook/SonictheHedgehog Sonic]], being the resident MotorMouth, does this quite a bit in the comics. 90% of the time it's as simple as an IncrediblyLamePun incredibly lame {{pun}} derived from his opponent's name.



* In ComicBook/AstroCity story "Pastoral", Roustabout is full of quips when taking down the bank robbers. Less so with Team Carnivore, which actually looked able to overwhelm him for a time.

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* In ComicBook/AstroCity ''ComicBook/AstroCity'' story "Pastoral", Roustabout is full of quips when taking down the bank robbers. Less so with Team Carnivore, which actually looked able to overwhelm him for a time.



* In [[FanFic/TheVinylAndOctaviaSeries ''Vinyl and Octavia Have Multiple Dates'']], Octavia ends up getting into a pun battle with Neon Lights. Also includes a ShoutOut to the TropeNamer.

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* In [[FanFic/TheVinylAndOctaviaSeries ''Vinyl and Octavia Have Multiple Dates'']], Octavia ends up getting into a pun battle with Neon Lights. Also includes a ShoutOut to the TropeNamer.{{Trope Namer|s}}.



* ''Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame'' played it straight in the fight between Esmeralda and Pheobos, which was rich with CasualDangerDialog.
--->'''Pheobos:''' You fight almost as well as a man...\\

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* ''Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame'' played it straight in the fight between Esmeralda and Pheobos, Pheobus, which was rich with CasualDangerDialog.
--->'''Pheobos:''' -->'''Pheobus:''' You fight almost as well as a man...\\



--->[[spoiler:'''Bog King:''']] You fight well- for a fairy.\\

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--->[[spoiler:'''Bog -->[[spoiler:'''Bog King:''']] You fight well- for a fairy.\\



* ''Film/RobinHoodMenInTights'', the Creator/MelBrooks parody of RobinHood stories, featured Cary Elwes reprising his role as Westley... complete with similar quipping swordplay. His archenemy the Sheriff of Rottingham attempts this and fails...every time.
* The swashbuckling films of Creator/ErrolFlynn and Douglas Fairbanks, Sr. (''and'' Jr.) were rife with this trope.
** The 1937 ''Film/PrisonerOfZenda'' includes a particularly delicious example between Fairbanks Jr. (as a ''villain'') and Ronald Colman. And of course any film in which Flynn crosses swords with Creator/BasilRathbone is bound to feature outstanding examples of the trope.
* The title heroes of the ''Film/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles'' films indulge in this with Michaelangelo and Donatello being the prime offenders.

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* ''Film/RobinHoodMenInTights'', the Creator/MelBrooks parody of RobinHood Myth/RobinHood stories, featured Cary Elwes reprising his role as Westley... complete with similar quipping swordplay. His archenemy the Sheriff of Rottingham attempts this and fails...every time.
* The swashbuckling films of Creator/ErrolFlynn and Douglas Fairbanks, Sr. (''and'' Jr.) were rife with this trope.
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trope. The 1937 ''Film/PrisonerOfZenda'' includes a particularly delicious example between Fairbanks Jr. (as a ''villain'') and Ronald Colman. And of course any film in which Flynn crosses swords with Creator/BasilRathbone is bound to feature outstanding examples of the trope.
* The title heroes of the ''Film/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles'' ''Franchise/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles'' films indulge in this with Michaelangelo and Donatello being the prime offenders.



* In Creator/TamoraPierce's ''Literature/SongOfThelioness'' books, Alanna notices that her opponents tend to get ''more'' nervous when she remains eerily silent throughout. However, during a friendly match between Alanna and Kel in ''Literature/DaughterOfTheLioness'', they do taunt each other.

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* In Creator/TamoraPierce's ''Literature/SongOfThelioness'' ''Literature/SongOfTheLioness'' books, Alanna notices that her opponents tend to get ''more'' nervous when she remains eerily silent throughout. However, during a friendly match between Alanna and Kel in ''Literature/DaughterOfTheLioness'', they do taunt each other.



* ''Literature/ASongOfIceAndFire''

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** And {{lampshade|Hanging}}d in the first Season 3 episode that showed the rest of the crew trying to get on with the slayage without her. Willow, after a ''really'' bad one :

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** And {{lampshade|Hanging}}d in the first Season 3 episode that showed the rest of the crew trying to get on with the slayage without her. Willow, after a ''really'' bad one :one:



* ''{{Series/Firefly}}'': "War Stories" when Niska has Mal and Wash abducted and tortured. The two of them frustrate Niska by ''ignoring'' him and arguing with ''each other'' throughout the torture session, bantering and needling each other in between jolts of electricity.
** It's revealed later in the episode that Mal specifically goaded Wash with the banter to keep his mind focused and keep him sane throughout the brutal torture.

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* ''{{Series/Firefly}}'': "War Stories" when Niska has Mal and Wash abducted and tortured. The two of them frustrate Niska by ''ignoring'' him and arguing with ''each other'' throughout the torture session, bantering and needling each other in between jolts of electricity.
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electricity. It's revealed later in the episode that Mal specifically goaded Wash with the banter to keep his mind focused and keep him sane throughout the brutal torture.



* ''TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons''

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** In later games things get more... interesting... In the [[VideoGame/TheCurseOfMonkeyIsland third game]] the fights all take place at sea, so all insults and comebacks ''have to rhyme''. By the [[VideoGame/EscapeFromMonkeyIsland fourth]], [[PlotTumor everything is based around insulting]]: Insult Darts, Insult Mudwrestling, Insult Arm Wrestling, and the BigBad is a CorruptCorporateExecutive who goes around performing hostile property takeovers by challenging everyone into playing insult games with him. Naturally, he wins every time because no-one can make heads or tails of his Australian insult vocabulary. The latter half of the game even centers on finding the Ultimate Insult [[spoiler:and using it to power up a monkey-shaped HumongousMecha.]]

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** In later games things get more... interesting... In the [[VideoGame/TheCurseOfMonkeyIsland third game]] the fights all take place at sea, so all insults and comebacks ''have to rhyme''. By the [[VideoGame/EscapeFromMonkeyIsland fourth]], [[PlotTumor everything is based around insulting]]: Insult Darts, Insult Mudwrestling, Insult Arm Wrestling, and the BigBad is a CorruptCorporateExecutive who goes around performing hostile property takeovers by challenging everyone into playing insult games with him. Naturally, he wins every time because no-one can make heads or tails of his Australian insult vocabulary. The latter half of the game even centers on finding the Ultimate Insult [[spoiler:and using it to power up a monkey-shaped HumongousMecha.]]HumongousMecha]].



* ''VideoGame/SpiderManShatteredDimensions''

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* Can happen in the fight with [[spoiler: Daud]] in ''[[{{VideoGame/Dishonored}} Dishonored]]'' if you take long enough.

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* Can happen in the fight with [[spoiler: Daud]] in ''[[{{VideoGame/Dishonored}} Dishonored]]'' ''{{VideoGame/Dishonored}}'' if you take long enough.



* In the fan game ''Videogame/RakenzarnTales'', bosses will often taunt the heroes during their fights. Sometimes, the player has the choice to taunt them in return. If the correct answer is selected, the ennemies will be weakened (or will become stronger if the wrong taunt is chosen).

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* In the fan game ''Videogame/RakenzarnTales'', bosses will often taunt the heroes during their fights. Sometimes, the player has the choice to taunt them in return. If the correct answer is selected, the ennemies enemies will be weakened (or will become stronger if the wrong taunt is chosen).



* ''Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick''

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* ''Webcomic/AntiheroForHire''

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* ''Webcomic/CheshireCrossing''

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheSpectacularSpiderMan'' proves it ''is'' possible to quip that much in real-time!
** "Group Therapy." When black-suited Spidey handily defeats the Six, he doesn't speak, prompting Dr. Octopus to comment that this time the hero is serious about what he's doing. However, [[spoiler:Peter wakes up the next morning with no memory of the fight--the suit had used his body after he fell asleep. Thus proving that Spidey really does only shut up when he's unconscious.]]

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheSpectacularSpiderMan'' ''WesternAnimation/TheSpectacularSpiderman'' proves it ''is'' possible to quip that much in real-time!
** "Group Therapy." When black-suited Spidey handily defeats the Six, he doesn't speak, prompting Dr. Octopus to comment that this time the hero is serious about what he's doing. However, [[spoiler:Peter wakes up the next morning with no memory of the fight--the suit had used his body after he fell asleep. Thus proving that Spidey really does only shut up when he's unconscious.]]unconscious]].



** The Green Goblin retains his wacky personality and manipulative planing from the original comics and even makes sadistic jokes towards his foe, Spider-Man.

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** The Green Goblin retains his wacky personality and manipulative planing planning from the original comics and even makes sadistic jokes towards his foe, Spider-Man.



* Used hilariously in ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' by [[MakesSenseInContext Russel Crowe while he's beating up some random basketball players.]]

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* Used hilariously in ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' by [[MakesSenseInContext [[ItMakesSenseInContext Russel Crowe while he's beating up some random basketball players.]]



* Terry [=McGinnis=] in ''WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyond'' develops a tendency to taunt his opponents which differs from the normally [[TheStoic stoic]] Franchise/{{Batman}}. [[MissionControl Bruce]] doesn't seem to mind. In "Return of the Joker", he [[Awesome/BatmanBeyond uses this to great effect]] against the Clown Prince of Crime himself, realizing that while Bruce refusing to laugh might be effective, the one thing a comedian ''really'' can't stand is being ''heckled''.

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* Terry [=McGinnis=] in ''WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyond'' develops a tendency to taunt his opponents which differs from the normally [[TheStoic stoic]] Franchise/{{Batman}}. [[MissionControl Bruce]] doesn't seem to mind. In "Return ''[[WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyondReturnOfTheJoker Return of the Joker", Joker]]'', he [[Awesome/BatmanBeyond [[Awesome/BatmanBeyondReturnOfTheJoker uses this to great effect]] against the Clown Prince of Crime himself, realizing that while Bruce refusing to laugh might be effective, the one thing a comedian ''really'' can't stand is being ''heckled''.



* ''WesternAnimation/DannyPhantom''

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3rd May '18 12:25:48 AM FurryKef
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** [[WordOfGod Ron Gilbert]] [[http://grumpygamer.com/8280380 said]] that the creative team often watched 1930s swashbuckling movies for inspiration and noticed the abundance of taunts. This fit the game way better than originally planned arcade sequences.

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** [[WordOfGod Ron Gilbert]] [[http://grumpygamer.com/8280380 [[https://grumpygamer.com/stuff_and_things_and_monkey_island said]] that the creative team often watched 1930s swashbuckling movies for inspiration and noticed the abundance of taunts. This fit the game way better than originally planned arcade sequences.
18th Apr '18 9:15:06 PM NikoMoldova
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* In the ''VideoGame/TheWitcher3WildHunt Witcher 3'' DLC ''Blood and Wine'', one of the fistfighters in Beauclair will boast about his wit, insulting Geralt in the process. Instead of going straight into the fight, Geralt can choose to respond with a rhyming retort. After a few of these, the fistfighter won't be able to think of a comeback and declare Geralt the winner of the fight without a single punch being thrown.
** Incidentally, the fistfighter has [[ShoutOut a blonde ponytail, a loose-fitting white shirt, and the name 'Mancomb']].
9th Apr '18 12:42:01 PM BeerBaron
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* ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls''
** ''VideoGame/TheElderScrollsIIIMorrowind'' and ''VideoGame/TheElderScrollsIVOblivion'' use this, especially ''Oblivion'', where one of those sentences is 'you move like a pregnant cow'. Of course, most people "fought mudcrabs tougher than you!"
** ''"This is the part where you fall down and BLEED to death!"'' [[{{Narm}} Not as scary]] when being said by a mentally unstable but otherwise defenseless wood elf, oddly enough. Especially if you know and can cast the spell [[MeaningfulName "Enemies]] [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Explode."]]
** And for extra fun, [[FantasticRacism species specific]] insults!

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* ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls''
** ''VideoGame/TheElderScrollsIIIMorrowind'' and ''VideoGame/TheElderScrollsIVOblivion'' use this,
Used throughout ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'' series as combat dialogue insults, especially ''Oblivion'', where one of those sentences is 'you ''[[VideoGame/TheElderScrollsIIIMorrowind Morrowind]]'' and ''[[VideoGame/TheElderScrollsIVOblivion Oblivion]]''. These include "you move like a pregnant cow'. Of cow", and, of course, most people have "fought mudcrabs tougher than you!"
** ''"This is the part where you fall down and BLEED to death!"'' [[{{Narm}} Not as scary]] when being said by a mentally unstable but otherwise defenseless wood elf, oddly enough. Especially if you know and can cast the spell [[MeaningfulName "Enemies]] [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Explode."]]
** And for extra fun,
you!" For bonus points, [[FantasticRacism species race specific]] insults!insults are included as well.
12th Feb '18 11:52:01 PM Gadjiltron
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* ''Franchise/ShinMegamiTensei'' games often have the ''Taunt'' move, which increases the opponents' Attack through the roof, while dropping their Defense values to nothing. Works best when combined with [[StatusBuffDispel Dekaja]], which will burn off the Attack boost while leaving the Defense penalty intact.
11th Dec '17 3:03:15 PM Peteman
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** Averted hard in ''VideoGame/StarControl III'. If an alien ship attacks you because you insulted their commander, you're considered the aggressor and heavily penalized. This can lead to a NonStandardGameOver. (Particularly nasty because there are two different opportunities to call the K'tang dolts, and only one of them has an associated penalty. The second is a CrowningMomentOfFunny. Apparently whether an insult counts as starting a fight is dependent on whether the specific alien you're talking to understands it.)

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** Averted hard in ''VideoGame/StarControl III'. If an alien ship attacks you because you insulted their commander, you're considered the aggressor and heavily penalized. This can lead to a NonStandardGameOver. (Particularly nasty because there are two different opportunities to call the K'tang dolts, and only one of them has an associated penalty. The second is a CrowningMomentOfFunny. Apparently whether an insult counts as starting a fight is dependent on whether the specific alien you're talking to understands it.)
8th Dec '17 9:20:49 AM GoblinCipher
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* One of the nastiest monsters in ''VideoGame/BeyondZork'' is the Insulting Puppet, whose quips are so lethal they cause physical damage. In this case, though, responding in turn is [[FeedItWithFire the worst thing you can do]].
8th Dec '17 9:04:15 AM GoblinCipher
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** You can hail any ship you encounter and speak to them, even ones who intend to attack you no matter what. The dialog tree pretty much always contains some insult that will result in instant combat. Ironically the Pkunk (the race which uses this trope as an actual gameplay mechanic) is an aversion; you need them on your side to proceed, so no matter how much you insult them, they will never take offense and fight you.

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** You can hail any ship you encounter and speak to them, even ones who intend to attack you no matter what. The dialog tree pretty much always contains some insult that will result in instant combat. Ironically the Pkunk (the race which uses this trope as an actual gameplay mechanic) is an aversion; you need them on your side to proceed, so no matter how much you insult them, they will never take offense and fight you. After all, you're just refueling your ship.
** Averted hard in ''VideoGame/StarControl III'. If an alien ship attacks you because you insulted their commander, you're considered the aggressor and heavily penalized. This can lead to a NonStandardGameOver. (Particularly nasty because there are two different opportunities to call the K'tang dolts, and only one of them has an associated penalty. The second is a CrowningMomentOfFunny. Apparently whether an insult counts as starting a fight is dependent on whether the specific alien you're talking to understands it.)
28th Nov '17 3:50:01 PM TheGreatConversation
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If an insult's delivered just before the killing stroke, see PreMortemOneLiner. If a few moments later, see BondOneLiner.
See MyGrandmaCanDoBetterThanYou and MyDadCanBeatUpYourDad for similar insults.

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Compare GunpointBanter. If an insult's delivered just before the killing stroke, see PreMortemOneLiner. If a few moments later, see BondOneLiner.
BondOneLiner. See MyGrandmaCanDoBetterThanYou and MyDadCanBeatUpYourDad for similar insults.
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