History NamesToRunAwayFrom / Nouns

4th Dec '17 8:19:37 AM Cryoclaste
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* The Nightmare, from ''{{Metroid}}''. An extremely creepy-looking cyborg monster that can manipulate gravity and shoot lasers all over the place, and if you blow its faceplate off (which looks bad enough on its own), its ''actual face'' is just... [[NightmareFuel eurgh.]] The PsychoStrings that play in its theme song in ''Other M'' do not help matters.

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* The Nightmare, from ''{{Metroid}}''.''Franchise/{{Metroid}}''. An extremely creepy-looking cyborg monster that can manipulate gravity and shoot lasers all over the place, and if you blow its faceplate off (which looks bad enough on its own), its ''actual face'' is just... [[NightmareFuel eurgh.]] The PsychoStrings that play in its theme song in ''Other M'' do not help matters.
16th Nov '17 1:40:22 AM Cryoclaste
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* [[{{Mordor}} Planet Venom]] in ''StarFox''.

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* [[{{Mordor}} Planet Venom]] in ''StarFox''.''VideoGame/StarFox''.
21st Oct '17 12:10:29 PM ACW
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* Creator/DCComics Jade Nguyen, aka the assassin Cheshire. She's an assassin, but whether she's a CompleteMonster or at least has a case of EvenEvilHasLovedOnes is DependingOnTheWriter.

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* Creator/DCComics Jade Nguyen, aka the assassin Cheshire. She's an assassin, but whether she's a CompleteMonster irredeemable or at least has a case of EvenEvilHasLovedOnes is DependingOnTheWriter.
18th Oct '17 9:23:58 AM SeptimusHeap
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* ''VideoGame/{{F-Zero}}'': Deathborn. You race him inside of a volcano. Or hell. Or something.

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* ''VideoGame/{{F-Zero}}'': ''VideoGame/FZero'': Deathborn. You race him inside of a volcano. Or hell. Or something.
17th Oct '17 10:12:09 AM Thesedaysthosedays
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* Queen Tyr'hanny from Duck Dodgers, the queen of Duck Dodgers' Martian rivals.
9th Oct '17 3:42:03 PM JoeMerl
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* ''Literature/HarryPotter'': the [[OurCentaursAreDifferent centaur]] Bane, like most of the rest of his herd, sees no reason to show humans any mercy.

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* ''Literature/HarryPotter'': the [[OurCentaursAreDifferent centaur]] Bane, like most of the rest of his herd, sees no reason to show humans any mercy.does not generally like humans.


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* Variant in ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'' with Discord, a RealityWarper who eventually gets a HeelFaceTurn.
9th Oct '17 3:36:06 PM JoeMerl
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* ''WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyond'': 'And behold, I shall be a Blight upon the land, and everything I touch, [[WalkingWasteland shall wither and die!]]'.

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* ''WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyond'': 'And ''WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyond,'' the CorruptCorporateExecutive who killed Terry's dad becomes a radioactive villain called Blight.
-->"And
behold, I shall be a Blight upon the land, and everything I touch, [[WalkingWasteland shall wither and die!]]'.die!]]"




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* ''Comicbook/XMen'' villain (and occasional ally, but [[FaceHeelRevolvingDoor never for long]]) Comicbook/{{Mystique}}'s real name is Raven Darkholme.



* Furiosa from ''Film/MadMaxFuryRoad'' is not a woman to be trifled with.

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* Furiosa from ''Film/MadMaxFuryRoad'' is the hero, but not a woman to be trifled with.



* The Furies, Hades's minions from Myth/ClassicalMythology.

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* The Furies, Hades's minions from Myth/ClassicalMythology.
In Myth/ClassicalMythology, the Furies were (usually three) goddesses who relentlessly pursued sinners, sometimes even if their sin was justified.



* In ''Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha A's'' the "Book of Darkness" (also a name to run away from) has a spell called "Genocide Shift".

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* In ''Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha A's'' the "Book of Darkness" (also a name to run away from) has a spell called "Genocide Shift".
Shift."
9th Oct '17 3:27:10 PM JoeMerl
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* Chaos, the void before the earth appeared, from Myth/ClassicalMythology.

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* Chaos, the void before the earth appeared, Chaos from Myth/ClassicalMythology.
Myth/ClassicalMythology. In this case, not even a "being" per se, just a mixture of all the matter that eventually settled into being the first proto-gods like Gaea (Earth), Ouranos (Heaven}, etc.



* ''WesternAnimation/AladdinTheSeries'' had villainess Mirage summon Chaos, a catlike being who's a sort of dangerous version of TheGreatGazoo. Admittedly, he's not malicious so much as [[ForTheLulz bored]].




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* ''Manga/YuGiOh'' has "Dark" (in Japanese, "Yami") versions of Yugi, Bakura and Marik--basically, spirits who possess their body, [[WillingChanneler willingly]] or [[DemonicPossession not]]. Yami Yugi (or just "Yami" for short) is an AntiHero, but the other two are villains.
9th Oct '17 3:20:43 PM JoeMerl
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* Creator/DCComics has two Jades, but only one qualifies: Jade Nguyen.

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* Creator/DCComics has two Jades, but only one qualifies: Jade Nguyen.
Nguyen, aka the assassin Cheshire. She's an assassin, but whether she's a CompleteMonster or at least has a case of EvenEvilHasLovedOnes is DependingOnTheWriter.
* {{Averted}} by Jade, daughter of the first Comicbook/GreenLantern, who inherited some of his power because LamarckWasRight. Also, a rare non-Asian with this name!



* Jade West of Series/{{Victorious}}.

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* Jade West of Series/{{Victorious}}.
''Series/{{Victorious}}.''




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* In ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic,'' [[WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds Princess Luna]] spent 1,000 years taken over by a SuperpoweredEvilSide called Nightmare Moon. WordOfGod and the tie-in comics reveal that this was a case of DemonicPossession by "Nightmare Forces" (which, in said comics, [[spoiler:possess [[SpoiledSweet Rarity]] in the same way]]).



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* In ''Anime/SpacePatrolLuluco,'' Alpha Omega Nova is one of the main characters and the protagonist's LoveInterest. [[spoiler:He's TheMole and an EmptyShell, but LoveRedeems]].



* Pain is the name of one of Hades's servants from ''Disney/{{Hercules}}''.

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* Pain is the name of one of Hades's servants from ''Disney/{{Hercules}}''.''Disney/{{Hercules}},'' the other being Panic. However, both are {{Ineffectual Sympathetic Villain}}s.
9th Oct '17 3:06:58 PM JoeMerl
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* ''Literature/Animorphs'' has Visser Three, named 'the Abomination' by Andalites as he is the only Andalite-Controller in existence.

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* ''Literature/Animorphs'' ''Literature/{{Animorphs}}'' has [[BigBad Visser Three, named 'the Abomination' by Three]], whom Andalites as he is call "the Abomination" because he's the only Andalite-Controller in existence.case of an Andalite [[GrandTheftMe taken over]] by a [[PuppeteerParasite Yeerk]].



* ''[[WonderWoman Genocide]]''. And she makes a point of saying that it's not just her name, it's what she does.

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* ''[[WonderWoman Genocide]]''.In ''Comicbook/WonderWoman,'' Genocide is an EvilCounterpart of the protagonist, magically created using soil from five different places where genocides have taken place. And she makes a point of saying that it's not just her name, it's what she does.
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