History PlayingWith / AntagonistInMourning

18th Dec '16 5:11:46 PM VPhantom
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* '''Implied''': Bob suffers from VillainDecay after killing Hiro. It can be inferred that he's just not putting his heart into it like he used to.



* '''Implied''': Bob suffers from VillainDecay after killing Hiro. It can be inferred that he's just not putting his heart into it like he used to.



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18th Dec '16 7:15:09 AM ectostar
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* '''Straight''': Evil Bob kills Charles, then goes to the funeral.
* '''Exaggerated''': Bob, having finally killed his nemesis, Charles, is so grief-stricken due to his loss, that he decides to give up his life of evil, [[HeelFaceTurn perhaps even turning good himself]].

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* '''Straight''': Evil Bob kills Charles, [[MeaningfulName Hiro]], then goes to the funeral.
* '''Exaggerated''': Bob, having finally killed his nemesis, Charles, Hiro, is so grief-stricken due to his loss, that he decides to give up his life of evil, [[HeelFaceTurn perhaps even turning good himself]].



** Charles is part of a group of heroes. After he's killed, Bob keeps making plans that have to be corrected for Charles no longer being there while trying to defeat the heroes.
** Charles is injured non-lethally, but Bob is still concerned over his enemy's well-being.

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** Charles Hiro is part of a group of heroes. After he's killed, Bob keeps making plans that have to be corrected for Charles Hiro no longer being there while trying to defeat the heroes.
** Charles Hiro is injured non-lethally, but Bob is still concerned over his enemy's well-being.



** Bob has focused his life around his nemesis, Charles, for so long, that he must seriously consider what to do with his life with Charles gone.
** Charles was never meant to die. The fact that Bob did it was completely unintentional.
** Charles died because someone else killed him, but Bob's upset because he swore vengeance & [[TheOnlyOneAllowedToDefeatYou always wanted to be the one who killed him]].
** The reason Bob became a villain was for the challenge. Now that Charles is dead, its just too easy.

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** Bob has focused his life around his nemesis, Charles, Hiro, for so long, that he must seriously consider what to do with his life with Charles Hiro gone.
** Charles Hiro was never meant to die. The fact that Bob did it was completely unintentional.
** Charles Hiro died because someone else killed him, but Bob's upset because he swore vengeance & [[TheOnlyOneAllowedToDefeatYou always wanted to be the one who killed him]].
** The reason Bob became a villain was for the challenge. Now that Charles Hiro is dead, its just too easy.



** Bob couldn't care less about that fool, Charles, who thought to oppose him. When he finds that Charles is actually alive, he falls into a deep depression.

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** Bob couldn't care less about that fool, Charles, Hiro, who thought to oppose him. When he finds that Charles Hiro is actually alive, he falls into a deep depression.



** Alternatively, Bob is the HeroAntagonist. And when he kills VillainProtagonist Charles, he starts to mourn for him.

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** Alternatively, Bob is the HeroAntagonist. And when he kills VillainProtagonist Charles, Hiro, he starts to mourn for him.



** For a moment, Bob gives a [[ThousandYardStare thousand yard stare]], but otherwise appears unaffected by Charles' death.
** Bob appears at Charles' funeral, but he's [[DueToTheDead only there to piss on his grave.]]

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** For a moment, Bob gives a [[ThousandYardStare thousand yard stare]], but otherwise appears unaffected by Charles' Hiro's death.
** Bob appears at Charles' Hiro's funeral, but he's [[DueToTheDead only there to piss on his grave.]]



** Bob had a FoeYay crush on Charles and tearfully admits it to the rest of his party...much to his humiliation.
** Bob is acting like a stereotypical crying widow during Charles' funeral, complete with typical all-black dress and veiled hat.

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** Bob had a FoeYay crush on Charles Hiro and tearfully admits it to the rest of his party...much to his humiliation.
** Bob is acting like a stereotypical crying widow during Charles' Hiro's funeral, complete with typical all-black dress and veiled hat.



** Bob goes to Charles' funeral, only to whip out a gun and [[ShootTheDog shoot Charles']] TrueCompanions at the funeral. Then he bursts out in genuine tears for Charles.
* '''Averted''': Bob couldn't care less about that fool, Charles, who thought to oppose him.
* '''Enforced''': Let's show how nice a person Charles was by having Bob mourn for him.

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** Bob goes to Charles' Hiro's funeral, only to whip out a gun and [[ShootTheDog shoot Charles']] Hiro's]] TrueCompanions at the funeral. Then he bursts out in genuine tears for Charles.
Hiro.
* '''Averted''': Bob couldn't care less about that fool, Charles, Hiro, who thought to oppose him.
* '''Enforced''': Let's show how nice a person Charles Hiro was by having Bob mourn for him.



* '''Invoked''': Charles is killed by someone other than Bob specifically to upset or insult Bob.

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* '''Invoked''': Charles Hiro is killed by someone other than Bob specifically to upset or insult Bob.



** Charles [[FakingTheDead fakes his own death]] in order to render Bob hopelessly depressed and unable to carry out his plan.
** Charles fakes his own death in a way that convinces Bob he's responsible, because he's hoping the trauma will cause Bob to rethink his life and change sides.
** Charles [[ThanatosGambit dies for real]], gambling that [[AntiVillain Bob]] can be redeemed into making a HeelFaceTurn and become a hero even more powerful than Charles was.
* '''Defied''': "Quick, Bob! Kill Charles!"
* '''Discussed''': Before killing Charles, Bob talks about how he may just be upset when Charles is dead. Musings about a thin line between love and hate may be said.
* '''Conversed''': "Ooh, the battle between Charles and Bob looks bad." "I hope Charles wins. Bob's a horrible wreck at funerals."
* '''Deconstructed''': Bob is a PunchClockVillain who secretly respects Charles. However, he can't [[HeelFaceTurn join]] Charles' side because the BigBad is holding Bob's family hostage.
* '''Reconstructed''': Over time he grows to hate Charles, but maintains [[WorthyOpponent respect]] for him, and is upset when he is killed.

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** Charles Hiro [[FakingTheDead fakes his own death]] in order to render Bob hopelessly depressed and unable to carry out his plan.
** Charles Hiro fakes his own death in a way that convinces Bob he's responsible, because he's hoping the trauma will cause Bob to rethink his life and change sides.
** Charles Hiro [[ThanatosGambit dies for real]], gambling that [[AntiVillain Bob]] can be redeemed into making a HeelFaceTurn and become a hero even more powerful than Charles Hiro was.
* '''Defied''': "Quick, Bob! Kill Charles!"
Hiro!"
* '''Discussed''': Before killing Charles, Hiro, Bob talks about how he may just be upset when Charles Hiro is dead. Musings about a thin line between love and hate may be said.
* '''Conversed''': "Ooh, the battle between Charles Hiro and Bob looks bad." "I hope Charles Hiro wins. Bob's a horrible wreck at funerals."
* '''Deconstructed''': Bob is a PunchClockVillain who secretly respects Charles. Hiro. However, he can't [[HeelFaceTurn join]] Charles' Hiro's side because the BigBad is holding Bob's family hostage.
* '''Reconstructed''': Over time he grows to hate Charles, Hiro, but maintains [[WorthyOpponent respect]] for him, and is upset when he is killed.



* '''Played for Drama''': Bob can't adjust to Charles being dead to the point he either commits suicide or is eventually cut down by another evil rival.
* '''Implied''': Bob suffers from VillainDecay after killing Charles. It can be inferred that he's just not putting his heart into it like he used to.

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* '''Played for Drama''': Bob can't adjust to Charles Hiro being dead to the point he either commits suicide or is eventually cut down by another evil rival.
* '''Implied''': Bob suffers from VillainDecay after killing Charles.Hiro. It can be inferred that he's just not putting his heart into it like he used to.
18th Dec '16 7:02:59 AM ectostar
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** For a moment, Bob gives a [[ThousandYardStare thousand yard stare]], but otherwise appears unaffected by Charles's death.
** Bob appears at Charles's funeral, but he's [[DueToTheDead only there to piss on his grave.]]

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** For a moment, Bob gives a [[ThousandYardStare thousand yard stare]], but otherwise appears unaffected by Charles's Charles' death.
** Bob appears at Charles's Charles' funeral, but he's [[DueToTheDead only there to piss on his grave.]]



** Bob is acting like a stereotypical crying widow during Charles's funeral, complete with typical all-black dress and veiled hat.

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** Bob is acting like a stereotypical crying widow during Charles's Charles' funeral, complete with typical all-black dress and veiled hat.



** Bob goes to Charles's funeral, only to whip out a gun and [[ShootTheDog shoot Charles's]] TrueCompanions at the funeral. Then he bursts out in genuine tears for Charles.

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** Bob goes to Charles's Charles' funeral, only to whip out a gun and [[ShootTheDog shoot Charles's]] Charles']] TrueCompanions at the funeral. Then he bursts out in genuine tears for Charles.



* '''Deconstructed''': Bob is a PunchClockVillain who secretly respects Charles. However, he can't [[HeelFaceTurn join]] Charles's side because the BigBad is holding Bob's family hostage.

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* '''Deconstructed''': Bob is a PunchClockVillain who secretly respects Charles. However, he can't [[HeelFaceTurn join]] Charles's Charles' side because the BigBad is holding Bob's family hostage.
18th Dec '16 7:00:09 AM ectostar
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'''Basic Trope''': A villain mourns over a hero's death.
* '''Straight''': Evil Bob kills Steve, then goes to the funeral
* '''Exaggerated''': Bob, having finally killed his nemesis, Steve, is so grief-stricken due to his loss, that he decides to give up his life of evil, [[HeelFaceTurn perhaps even turning good himself]].

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'''Basic Trope''': A villain {{Villain|s}} mourns over a hero's [[TheHero Hero]]'s death.
* '''Straight''': Evil Bob kills Steve, Charles, then goes to the funeral
funeral.
* '''Exaggerated''': Bob, having finally killed his nemesis, Steve, Charles, is so grief-stricken due to his loss, that he decides to give up his life of evil, [[HeelFaceTurn perhaps even turning good himself]].



** Steve is part of a group of heroes. After he's killed, Bob keeps making plans that have to be corrected for Steve no longer being there while trying to defeat the heroes.
** Steve is injured non-lethally, but Bob is still concerned over his enemy's well-being.

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** Steve Charles is part of a group of heroes. After he's killed, Bob keeps making plans that have to be corrected for Steve Charles no longer being there while trying to defeat the heroes.
** Steve Charles is injured non-lethally, but Bob is still concerned over his enemy's well-being.



** Bob has focused his life around his nemesis, Steve, for so long, that he must seriously consider what to do with his life with Steve gone.
** Steve was never meant to die. The fact that Bob did it was completely unintentional.
** Steve died because someone else killed him, but Bob's upset because he swore vengeance & [[TheOnlyOneAllowedToDefeatYou always wanted to be the one who killed him]].
** The reason Bob became a villain was for the challenge. Now that Steve is dead, its just too easy.

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** Bob has focused his life around his nemesis, Steve, Charles, for so long, that he must seriously consider what to do with his life with Steve Charles gone.
** Steve Charles was never meant to die. The fact that Bob did it was completely unintentional.
** Steve Charles died because someone else killed him, but Bob's upset because he swore vengeance & [[TheOnlyOneAllowedToDefeatYou always wanted to be the one who killed him]].
** The reason Bob became a villain was for the challenge. Now that Steve Charles is dead, its just too easy.



** Bob couldn't care less about that fool, Steve, who thought to oppose him. When he finds that Steve is actually alive, he falls into a deep depression.

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** Bob couldn't care less about that fool, Steve, Charles, who thought to oppose him. When he finds that Steve Charles is actually alive, he falls into a deep depression.



** AndThereWasMuchRejoicing
** Alternatively, Bob is the HeroAntagonist. And when he kills VillainProtagonist Steve, he starts to mourn for him.
* '''Subverted''': For a moment, Bob gives a [[ThousandYardStare thousand yard stare]], but otherwise appears unaffected by Steve's death.
** Bob appears at Steve's funeral, but he's [[DueToTheDead only there to piss on his grave.]]

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** AndThereWasMuchRejoicing
AndThereWasMuchRejoicing.
** Alternatively, Bob is the HeroAntagonist. And when he kills VillainProtagonist Steve, Charles, he starts to mourn for him.
* '''Subverted''': '''Subverted''':
**
For a moment, Bob gives a [[ThousandYardStare thousand yard stare]], but otherwise appears unaffected by Steve's Charles's death.
** Bob appears at Steve's Charles's funeral, but he's [[DueToTheDead only there to piss on his grave.]]



** Bob had a FoeYay crush on Steve and tearfully admits it to the rest of his party...much to his humiliation.
** Bob is acting like a stereotypical crying widow during Steve's funeral, complete with typical all-black dress and veiled hat.
* '''Zig Zagged''': Bob goes to Steve's funeral, only to whip out a gun and [[ShootTheDog shoot Steve's]] TrueCompanions at the funeral. Then he bursts out in genuine tears for Steve.
* '''Averted''': Bob couldn't care less about that fool, Steve, who thought to oppose him.
* '''Enforced''': Let's show how nice a person Steve was by having Bob mourn for him.

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** Bob had a FoeYay crush on Steve Charles and tearfully admits it to the rest of his party...much to his humiliation.
** Bob is acting like a stereotypical crying widow during Steve's Charles's funeral, complete with typical all-black dress and veiled hat.
* '''Zig Zagged''': Zagged''':
**
Bob goes to Steve's Charles's funeral, only to whip out a gun and [[ShootTheDog shoot Steve's]] Charles's]] TrueCompanions at the funeral. Then he bursts out in genuine tears for Steve.
Charles.
* '''Averted''': Bob couldn't care less about that fool, Steve, Charles, who thought to oppose him.
* '''Enforced''': Let's show how nice a person Steve Charles was by having Bob mourn for him.



* '''Invoked''': Steve is killed by someone other than Bob specifically to upset or insult Bob.

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* '''Invoked''': Steve Charles is killed by someone other than Bob specifically to upset or insult Bob.



** Steve [[FakingTheDead fakes his own death]] in order to render Bob hopelessly depressed and unable to carry out his plan.
** Steve fakes his own death in a way that convinces Bob he's responsible, because he's hoping the trauma will cause Bob to rethink his life and change sides.
** Steve [[ThanatosGambit dies for real]], gambling that [[AntiVillain Bob]] can be redeemed into making a HeelFaceTurn and become a hero even more powerful than Steve was.
* '''Defied''': "Quick, Bob! Kill Steve!"
* '''Discussed''': Before killing Steve, Bob talks about how he may just be upset when Steve is dead. Musings about a thin line between love and hate may be said.
* '''Conversed''': "Ooh, the battle between Steve and Bob looks bad." "I hope Steve wins. Bob's a horrible wreck at funerals."
* '''Deconstructed''': Bob is a PunchClockVillain who secretly respects Steve. However, he can't [[HeelFaceTurn join]] Steve's side because the BigBad is holding Bob's family hostage.
* '''Reconstructed''': Over time he grows to hate Steve, but maintains [[WorthyOpponent respect]] for him, and is upset when he is killed.

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** Steve Charles [[FakingTheDead fakes his own death]] in order to render Bob hopelessly depressed and unable to carry out his plan.
** Steve Charles fakes his own death in a way that convinces Bob he's responsible, because he's hoping the trauma will cause Bob to rethink his life and change sides.
** Steve Charles [[ThanatosGambit dies for real]], gambling that [[AntiVillain Bob]] can be redeemed into making a HeelFaceTurn and become a hero even more powerful than Steve Charles was.
* '''Defied''': "Quick, Bob! Kill Steve!"
Charles!"
* '''Discussed''': Before killing Steve, Charles, Bob talks about how he may just be upset when Steve Charles is dead. Musings about a thin line between love and hate may be said.
* '''Conversed''': "Ooh, the battle between Steve Charles and Bob looks bad." "I hope Steve Charles wins. Bob's a horrible wreck at funerals."
* '''Deconstructed''': Bob is a PunchClockVillain who secretly respects Steve. Charles. However, he can't [[HeelFaceTurn join]] Steve's Charles's side because the BigBad is holding Bob's family hostage.
* '''Reconstructed''': Over time he grows to hate Steve, Charles, but maintains [[WorthyOpponent respect]] for him, and is upset when he is killed.



* '''Played for Drama''': Bob can't adjust to Steve being dead to the point he either commits suicide or is eventually cut down by another evil rival.
* '''Implied''': Bob suffers from VillainDecay after killing Steve. It can be inferred that he's just not putting his heart into it like he used to.

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* '''Played for Drama''': Bob can't adjust to Steve Charles being dead to the point he either commits suicide or is eventually cut down by another evil rival.
* '''Implied''': Bob suffers from VillainDecay after killing Steve.Charles. It can be inferred that he's just not putting his heart into it like he used to.



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4th Dec '16 8:40:57 PM doorhandle
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** Bob appears at Steve's funeral, but he's [[DueToTheDead only there to piss on his grave.]]


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** Bob become more mournful as a the funeral continues, to the point he can't go through with it.
3rd May '16 7:33:54 AM Drope
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* '''Parodied''': Bob had a FoeYay crush on Steve and tearfully admits it to the rest of his party...much to his humiliation.

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':
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Bob had a FoeYay crush on Steve and tearfully admits it to the rest of his party...much to his humiliation.humiliation.
** Bob is acting like a stereotypical crying widow during Steve's funeral, complete with typical all-black dress and veiled hat.
14th Jan '16 1:47:03 PM Twoeyesshort
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* '''Implied''': Bob suffers from VillainDecay after killing Steve. It can be inferred that he's just not putting his heart into it like he used to.



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31st Jul '14 6:31:13 AM VPhantom
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* '''Downplayed''': Steve is part of a group of heroes. After he's killed, Bob keeps making plans that have to be corrected for Steve no longer being there while trying to defeat the heroes.

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* '''Downplayed''': '''Downplayed''':
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Steve is part of a group of heroes. After he's killed, Bob keeps making plans that have to be corrected for Steve no longer being there while trying to defeat the heroes.
30th Jul '14 9:14:18 PM CaptainTedium
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** Steve is injured non-lethally, but Bob is still concerned over his enemy's well-being.
24th Mar '14 12:58:28 AM VPhantom
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** the reason Bob became a villain was for the challenge. Now that Steve is dead, its just too easy.

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** the The reason Bob became a villain was for the challenge. Now that Steve is dead, its just too easy.
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