History PlayingWith / CherryTapping

15th Aug '15 3:25:49 PM Omegamaelstrom
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* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???Alice is fighting Bob, Charlie and Diane at the same time, and finds cherry tapping useful to avoid being attacked while she finishes one of them off.



** The cherry tap defeated Bob because of a pre-existing condition which leaves Bob on the verge of death.



** Alice either has the expertise to heal him or can get him to a hospital in time.
* '''Played For Laughs''': Bob takes numerous powerful attacks during the course of the battle and is barely standing. Alice pushes him, and he keels over for the finish. Alice tells him to rest it off.
* '''Played For Drama''': Alice is fighting against a very frail opponent and must be careful to avoid killing them.



%%* '''Intended Audience Reaction''': ???
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21st Jul '15 8:51:19 AM TheLyniezian
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** Bob's skull is pretty weak in the forehead area. That light smack which would barely hurt a normal person actually caused some pretty serious brain damage.
7th Jun '15 9:07:32 PM Angeldeb82
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* '''Inverted''': TheresNoKillLikeOverkill

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* '''Inverted''': TheresNoKillLikeOverkillThereIsNoKillLikeOverkill



%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???

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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': '''Intended Audience Reaction''': ???
13th May '15 2:05:43 AM Kindle4Light
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** Alice attempts to do this on a well-trained martial-art master.



* '''Enforced''': ???

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* '''Enforced''': ???The writer wants the battle to be more entertaining.



* '''Implied''': The battle was offscreen, and Bob did not want to talk about the ending.



* '''Deconstructed''': Alice unsuccessfully finished Bob off and lost when she could have fight normally to win.
* '''Reconstructed''': Bob was expecting Alice to deliver a powerful move and was completely caught off-guard when she used a weaker move instead.



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13th May '15 1:49:26 AM Kindle4Light
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* '''Zig Zagged''': ???

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* '''Zig Zagged''': ???Alice uses a weak, but swift finisher on Bob. It supposed to be efficient and not meant to be purely humiliating, but her style of the technique suggests otherwise.
28th Feb '14 5:04:37 PM StongRadd
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* '''Downplayed''': Bob is knocked out with a punch, as one would expect realistically.

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* '''Downplayed''': Bob is knocked out with a punch, as one would expect realistically.realistically, though the punch is relatively weak.
22nd May '13 10:56:25 AM VPhantom
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** Alice method to deal the coup de grâce on Bob? Excessive amounts of {{tickl|eTorture}}ing, which causes him to [[LudicrousGibs explode]] after [[CriticalExistenceFailure his HP reaches zero]]. (Because the developers didn't bothered to create a different death animation!)

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** Alice Alice's method to deal the coup de grâce on Bob? Excessive amounts of {{tickl|eTorture}}ing, which causes him to [[LudicrousGibs explode]] after [[CriticalExistenceFailure his HP reaches zero]]. (Because the developers didn't bothered bother to create a different death animation!)
22nd May '13 10:55:52 AM VPhantom
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* '''Parodied''': Bob [[MinorInjuryOverreaction freaks out and surrenders]] after being tapped on the shoulder.

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':
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Bob [[MinorInjuryOverreaction freaks out and surrenders]] after being tapped on the shoulder.shoulder.
** Alice method to deal the coup de grâce on Bob? Excessive amounts of {{tickl|eTorture}}ing, which causes him to [[LudicrousGibs explode]] after [[CriticalExistenceFailure his HP reaches zero]]. (Because the developers didn't bothered to create a different death animation!)



* '''Deconstructed''': ???
* '''Reconstructed''': ???


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22nd May '13 10:40:20 AM BaffleBlend
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'''Basic Trope''': Someone is defeated by a weak attack to humiliate them.
* '''Straight''': Alice and Bob are fighting, and the latter passes out with a light smack to the forehead.
* '''Exaggerated''': Bob [[MadeOfExplodium explodes]] when Alice accidentally bumps into him.
* '''Downplayed''': Bob is knocked out with a punch, as one would expect realistically.
* '''Justified''':
** Alice is stronger than she looks.
** Unless programmed otherwise, any attack does some form of damage at any point in the battle in fighting games; it's just math.
* '''Inverted''': TheresNoKillLikeOverkill
* '''Subverted''': Bob appears to go down, but he was just making her lower her guard.
* '''Double Subverted''': He's then promptly taken care of with a foot to the face.
* '''Parodied''': Bob [[MinorInjuryOverreaction freaks out and surrenders]] after being tapped on the shoulder.
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''': The game is programmed to only allow more powerful attacks to finish opponents.
* '''Enforced''': ???
* '''Lampshaded''': "You don't get more experience points by being boring, Alice! Spice it up a bit!"
* '''Invoked''': Alice holds back throughout the whole fight to show Bob how inferior he is.
* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': Alice decides that it'll be much more satisfying to use a proper FinishingMove.
* '''Discussed''': ???
* '''Conversed''': ???
* '''Deconstructed''': ???
* '''Reconstructed''': ???
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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???
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