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11th Sep '15 2:06:55 PM TheWhistleTropes
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** ProlongedPrologue
18th Jan '15 8:39:01 PM VPhantom
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* '''Deconstructed''': Life after defeating Emperor Evulz becomes boring and pointless for Alice and Bob, sending them into a downward spiral of depression and emptiness as they [[DesperatelyLookingForAPurposeInLife question what they're going with their lives.]] * '''Reconstructed''': It turns out this new problem has enough drama to create its own story.

* '''Deconstructed''': Life after defeating Emperor Evulz becomes boring and pointless for Alice and Bob, sending them into a downward spiral of depression and emptiness as they [[DesperatelyLookingForAPurposeInLife question what they're going with their lives.]] * '''Reconstructed''': It turns out this new problem has enough drama to create its own story.
18th Jan '15 2:22:38 AM TrickyTroper
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Exploited does not mean invoked, and discussed does not mean lampshaded.
* '''Double Subverted''': ... but then it cuts back to Bob and Alice going home and doing what they set out to do.
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* '''Double Subverted''': ... but then Subverted''': ** Then it cuts back to Bob and Alice going home and doing what they set out to do.do. ** TheNarrator was [[BlatantLies lying]].

* '''Lampshaded''': "This ending is taking forever!" * '''Invoked''': Emperor Evulz sets up so many subplots that there is no way Bob or Alice could ever get home after they beat him, therefore winning via XanatosGambit. * '''Exploited''': Emperor Evulz has set up so many subplots that the journey back itself will be just as dangerous as their fight against him.
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* '''Lampshaded''': '''Lampshaded''': ** "This ending is taking forever!" ** "The adventure's over. If this were a movie, the credits would've been rolling thirty minutes ago." * '''Invoked''': '''Invoked''': ** Emperor Evulz sets up so many subplots that there is no way Bob or Alice could ever get home after they beat him, therefore winning via XanatosGambit. * '''Exploited''': ** Emperor Evulz has set up so many subplots that the journey back itself will be just as dangerous as their fight against him.him. * '''Exploited''': ???

* '''Discussed''': "The adventure's over. If this were a movie, the credits would've been rolling thirty minutes ago."
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* '''Discussed''': "The adventure's over. If this were "Well, that's that. We don't need a movie, the credits would've been rolling thirty minutes ago.long, drawn-out ending."
18th Jan '15 2:00:45 AM TrickyTroper
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This trope is always intentional.
* '''Inverted''': CliffHanger, LeftHanging, NoEnding
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* '''Inverted''': CliffHanger, LeftHanging, '''Inverted''': ** CliffHanger ** LeftHanging ** NoEnding

* '''Averted''': All of the loose ends are wrapped up as Bob and Alice defeat Emperor Evulz. There is a brief resolution where Bob and Alice plan to return home and get married [[OffscreenInertia offscreen]], and the story ends.
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* '''Averted''': '''Averted''': ** All of the loose ends are wrapped up as Bob and Alice defeat Emperor Evulz. There is a brief resolution where Bob and Alice plan to return home and get married [[OffscreenInertia offscreen]], and the story ends.ends. ** There are no loose ends, and the ending is short and sweet.

** PostScriptSeason or {{Sequelitis}}
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** PostScriptSeason or The point of the story is to show that [[ItsTheJourneyThatCounts the adventure is more exciting than the aftermath]]. ** PostScriptSeason ** {{Sequelitis}}

* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': The point of the story is to show that [[ItsTheJourneyThatCounts the adventure is more exciting than the aftermath]]. * '''Played For Laughs''': See Parodied.
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* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': The point of the story is to show that [[ItsTheJourneyThatCounts the adventure is more exciting than the aftermath]]. * '''Played For Laughs''': See Parodied.Whenever AliceAndBob think that ''this'' must be the last loose end, someone points out another one. This continues until everything really is resolved.
24th Sep '13 6:50:49 PM VPhantom
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minor indentation fix
* '''Enforced''': "We have to make sure the audience knows absolutely everything that happened to everyone after the plot is wrapped up!"
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* '''Enforced''': '''Enforced''': ** "We have to make sure the audience knows absolutely everything that happened to everyone after the plot is wrapped up!"
24th Sep '13 6:26:33 PM MsChibi
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* PostScriptSeason or {{Sequelitis}}
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* ** PostScriptSeason or {{Sequelitis}}
24th Sep '13 6:26:06 PM MsChibi
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* PostScriptSeason or {{Sequelitis}}
22nd Jun '13 7:37:42 PM MyFinalEdits
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Back to EndingFatigue
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Back to EndingFatigueEndingFatigue ... at long last!
10th Mar '13 7:01:14 AM Telcontar
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** Bob and Alice decide the adventure has gone long enough and [[BystanderEffect they don't care about wrapping up everything else.]]
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** Bob and Alice decide the adventure has gone long enough and [[BystanderEffect [[BystanderSyndrome they don't care about wrapping up everything else.]]
10th Mar '13 6:58:23 AM Telcontar
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** Bob and Alice decide the adventure has gone long enough and [[SomebodyElsesProblem they don't care about wrapping up everything else.]]
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** Bob and Alice decide the adventure has gone long enough and [[SomebodyElsesProblem [[BystanderEffect they don't care about wrapping up everything else.]]
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