History PlayingWith / FailureHero

22nd Dec '15 12:07:40 PM VPhantom
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* '''Exaggerated''':
** Bob's fights manages to put all who watch to sleep, as they wonder just how long before he gets his eventual asskicking.

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* '''Exaggerated''':
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'''Exaggerated''': Bob's fights manages to put all who watch to sleep, as they wonder just how long before he gets his eventual asskicking.
22nd Dec '15 11:57:15 AM Discar
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3rd Jun '15 12:29:41 PM krimzonflygon2
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** Bob snaps and throws away the things he perceives to be making him such a failure: things like empathy and restraint. The result is a cold-blooded SociopathicHero willing to cross any line to get what he wants.
14th Apr '15 9:20:44 AM VPhantom
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* '''Parodied''': Bob's fights are so boring even ''his opponent'' falls asleep.

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':
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Bob's fights are so boring even ''his opponent'' falls asleep.
12th Apr '15 8:40:20 PM doorhandle
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** Bob's a BoisterousWeakling, who cannot comprehend he's [[Miles Gloriosus nowhere near as strong as he talks himself up to be]], and watching the idiot get creamed is part of the gag.

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** Bob's a BoisterousWeakling, who cannot comprehend he's [[Miles Gloriosus [[MilesGloriosus nowhere near as strong as he talks himself up to be]], and watching the idiot get creamed is part of the gag.
12th Apr '15 8:28:56 PM doorhandle
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** Bob's a BoisterousWeakling, who cannot comprehend he's [[Miles Gloriosus nowhere near as strong as he talks himself up to be]], and watching the idiot get creamed is part of the gag.



* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???Bob's ally Alice starts [[XanatosGambit planning around his failures]], figuring he's going to screw it up anyway.



* '''Implied''': We don't see the fight onscreen, but only Bob slinking back dejected and wounded, while Alice just [[Facepalm nurses her forehead in her hands]] and says "Again?"



* '''Reconstructed''': But fans come to respect him for, despite how predictable his fights are, [[{{Determinator}} trying to fight against opponents who he has no chance of winning]].

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* '''Reconstructed''': But fans come to respect him for, despite how predictable his fights are, [[{{Determinator}} trying to fight against opponents who he has no chance of winning]].
5th Mar '15 9:30:14 AM VPhantom
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* '''Downplayed''': Bob is capable of victories, including several minor ones. However, his ultimate goals rarely get resolved, and if they are he needs help, because he is not strong on his own.

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* '''Downplayed''': Bob is capable of victories, including several minor ones. However, his ultimate goals rarely get resolved, and if they are are, he needs help, because he is not strong enough on his own.
5th Mar '15 8:47:48 AM CleverCorvid
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Bob is capable of victories, including several minor ones. However, his ultimate goals rarely get resolved, and if they are he needs help, because he is not strong on his own.
13th Mar '13 8:25:51 PM VPhantom
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* '''Deconstructed''': Bob's is seen so much as an ineffective fighter by fans to the point where he's seen as TheLoad, bordering on being TheScrappy due to his uselessness.

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* '''Deconstructed''': '''Deconstructed''':
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Bob's is seen so much as an ineffective fighter by fans to the point where he's seen as TheLoad, bordering on being TheScrappy due to his uselessness.
13th Mar '13 6:37:02 PM DangerArtistNexus60
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* '''Doubly Subverted''': ...Only to find that these so-called {{Hope Spot}}s only lead to disappointment.

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* '''Doubly '''Double Subverted''': ...Only to find that these so-called {{Hope Spot}}s only lead to disappointment.


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** Bob calls it quits as a result of his lack of success.
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