History PlayingWith / DroppedABridgeOnHim

30th Apr '16 5:30:18 AM TheAmazingBlachman
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* '''Straight''': The character of Alice has previously been set up to be an important side-character, having been given both some degree of CharacterDevelopment and several hints of an expansive subplot. But in the new season opener, Alice suddenly drives off road in her car and sinks in a nearby river. Back to the action!

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* '''Straight''': The character of Alice has previously been set up to be an important side-character, having been given both some degree of CharacterDevelopment and several hints of an expansive subplot.subplot centred around her. But in the new season opener, Alice suddenly drives off road in her car and sinks in a nearby river. Back to the action!
30th Apr '16 5:29:51 AM TheAmazingBlachman
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'''Basic Trope''': A character leaves the story or is killed un-climatically.
* '''Straight''': Alice drives off road and sinks in a nearby river. Back to the action!

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'''Basic Trope''': A seemingly important character very suddenly leaves the story or is killed un-climatically.
* '''Straight''': The character of Alice has previously been set up to be an important side-character, having been given both some degree of CharacterDevelopment and several hints of an expansive subplot. But in the new season opener, Alice suddenly drives off road in her car and sinks in a nearby river. Back to the action!
11th Feb '16 8:45:42 PM Angeldeb82
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** Alice suffers ChuckCunninghamSyndrome. A few seasons later, as our heroes are walking though a cemetary, we see Alice's tombstone, but the heroes don't notice.

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** Alice suffers ChuckCunninghamSyndrome. A few seasons later, as our heroes are walking though a cemetary, cemetery, we see Alice's tombstone, but the heroes don't notice.



** Alternativly, Alice dies dramatically and then comes back from the dead to no fanfare.

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** Alternativly, Alternatively, Alice dies dramatically and then comes back from the dead to no fanfare.



** TheyKilledKenny.

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** TheyKilledKenny.TheyKilledKennyAgain.



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

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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': '''Intended Audience Reaction''': ???
7th May '14 11:24:12 AM KoopaKid17
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* '''Averted''': Given a climactic death

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* '''Averted''': Given '''Averted''':
** Alice is given
a climactic deathdeath.
** Alice doesn't die at all.
16th Feb '14 1:03:41 PM Luigifan
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* '''Downplayed''': A whole dramatic scene is given to Alice's death and mourning of her companions. Although after ten minutes in the spotlight, her death is treated as if she'd just scrapped her knee.

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* '''Downplayed''': A whole dramatic scene is given to Alice's death and mourning of her companions. Although after ten minutes in the spotlight, her death is treated as if she'd just scrapped scraped her knee.



** Or the writer is trying to make a point about how sudden and random death can be, and how not everyone can have a big, climactic meaningful death scene.

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** Or the writer is trying to make a point about how sudden and random death can be, and how not everyone can have a big, climactic climactic, meaningful death scene.



** In a video game it was a player choice, and the light death was either "an accident" set up or the player's choices in the game lead up to it.

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** In a video game it was a player choice, and the light death was either "an accident" set up or the player's choices in the game lead led up to it.



** "Nobody likes funerals. Let's just not give Alice one, she wasn't the title character anyway".

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** "Nobody likes funerals. Let's just not give Alice one, she wasn't the title character anyway".anyway."



* '''Defied''': Alice drowns in a river, and nobody mentions her after the fact-- except ''Bob'', who is sincerely sorry for her death and practically abandons the group in mourning for a couple of weeks.

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* '''Defied''': Alice drowns in a river, and nobody mentions her after the fact-- fact -- except ''Bob'', who is sincerely sorry for her death and practically abandons the group in mourning for a couple of weeks.



** "Hey, Dave, I haven't seen Alice in a while, have you?" "Eh, who cares,she wasn't very important anyway". "Yea, you're right. Wanna get some pizza?"

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** "Hey, Dave, I haven't seen Alice in a while, have you?" "Eh, who cares,she cares, she wasn't very important anyway". "Yea, you're right. Wanna get some pizza?"



Back to DroppedABridgeOnHim... Before the mods lock it permanetly without any warning nor sensible explanation![[note]](Those sneaky [[CurseCutShort bast-]])[[/note]]

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Back to DroppedABridgeOnHim... Before the mods lock it permanetly permanently without any warning nor sensible explanation![[note]](Those sneaky [[CurseCutShort bast-]])[[/note]]
22nd Nov '13 6:00:50 PM 2writeis2life
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12th Jul '13 11:40:41 AM Tangerineandpuce
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???A whole dramatic scene is given to Alice's death and mourning of her companions. Although after ten minutes in the spotlight, her death is treated as if she'd just scrapped her knee.
9th Jul '13 6:26:08 PM VPhantom
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* '''Discussed''': "Hey, Dave, I haven't seen Alice in a while, have you?" "Eh, who cares,she wasn't very important anyway". "Yea, you're right. Wanna get some pizza?"
** "Hey, Dave, Alice's obituary is in the paper." "Well, that's sad... I guess." "Also, the Packers got robbed by the Giants last night!" "[[SincerityMode Holy moley! What terrible news!]]"

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* '''Discussed''': '''Discussed''':
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"Hey, Dave, I haven't seen Alice in a while, have you?" "Eh, who cares,she wasn't very important anyway". "Yea, you're right. Wanna get some pizza?"
** "Hey, Dave, Alice's obituary is in the paper." "Well, that's sad... I guess." "Also, the Packers got robbed by the Giants last night!" "[[SincerityMode Holy moley! What Those are terrible news!]]"
9th Jul '13 5:02:53 PM TheAmazingBlachman
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* "Hey, Dave, Alice's obituary is in the paper." "Well, that's sad... I guess." "Also, the Packers got robbed by the Giants last night!" "[[SincerityMode Holy moley! What terrible news!]]"

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* ** "Hey, Dave, Alice's obituary is in the paper." "Well, that's sad... I guess." "Also, the Packers got robbed by the Giants last night!" "[[SincerityMode Holy moley! What terrible news!]]"
9th Jul '13 5:02:40 PM TheAmazingBlachman
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* "Hey, Dave, Alice's obituary is in the paper." "Well, that's sad... I guess." "Also, the Packers got robbed by the Giants last night!" "[[SincerityMode Holy moley! What terrible news!]]"
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