History PlayingWith / FakeUltimateHero

21st Mar '16 5:46:27 AM kennydarmawan13
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* '''Reconstructed''': However, the person Bob confesses to helps Bob deal with his guilt and agrees to keep his secret.

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** One day, Bob will soon have to fight against an odd to prove his status. He fails horribly and that failure convinces everyone he's a phony.
* '''Reconstructed''': '''Reconstructed''':
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However, the person Bob confesses to helps Bob deal with his guilt and agrees to keep his secret.secret.
** Bob does that again and by some luck, succeeds in a way to convince everyone he's not a phony
31st Oct '13 11:11:15 PM theAdeptRogue
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** Bob is every bit the hero that his reputation would suggest.
** Alternately, Bob starts off as a Fake Ultimate Hero, but ultimately [[TookALevelInBadass grows into a true hero]].
** While Bob isn't as heroic as his reputation, he always assists the true heroes using his fame.

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** Bob is every bit the hero that his reputation would suggest.
** Alternately,
Bob starts off as a Fake Ultimate Hero, but ultimately [[TookALevelInBadass grows into a true hero]].
** While Alternatively, while Bob isn't as heroic as his reputation, he always assists the true heroes using his fame.
24th Sep '13 12:58:39 AM vifetoile
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* '''Parodied''': ???



* '''Averted''': ???

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* '''Averted''': ???Bob lives up to his heroic reputation.
25th Apr '13 10:52:30 PM VPhantom
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* '''Justified''': Bob is set up as a public hero by the government/media despite his lack of qualifications in order to give the public an inspirational role model.

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* '''Justified''': '''Justified''':
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Bob is set up as a public hero by the government/media despite his lack of qualifications in order to give the public an inspirational role model.
25th Apr '13 10:13:46 PM MrUnderhill
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** Bob can't exactly control how the public sees him. Even if he were to come clean about his lack of heroism, his fans would rather cling to the myths anyway, so he might as well roll with it while it lasts.

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** Bob can't exactly control how the public sees him. Even if he were to come clean about his lack of heroism, [[CassandraTruth his fans would rather cling to the myths anyway, anyway]], so he might as well roll with it while it lasts.
25th Apr '13 10:12:55 PM MrUnderhill
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** Bob can't exactly control how the public sees him. Even if he were to come clean about his lack of heroism, his fans would rather cling to the myths anyway, so he might as well roll with it while it lasts.
23rd Apr '13 9:55:10 AM Lullabee
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Bob's heroic deeds were easier and less impressive than everyone thinks. He's said to have slain a twenty-foot-tall dragon. It was really more like five feet tall, and he really just scared it off.



* '''Defied''': ???

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* '''Defied''': ???Bob corrects anyone he hears spreading undeservedly flattering rumors about him.
14th Jan '13 9:45:09 AM VPhantom
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** Alternately, someone finds out the truth behind Bob's Fake Ultimate Hero-dom, and uses it to blackmail Bob.

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** Alternately, someone finds out the truth behind Bob's Fake Ultimate Hero-dom, Heroism, and uses it to blackmail Bob.
14th Jan '13 9:44:47 AM VPhantom
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* '''Downplayed''': ???



* '''Deconstructed''':
** The constant stress of basing almost his entire public life on a lie slowly wears Bob down, until he finally confesses everything.
** Although [[TheHero Alice]] doesn't mind Bob getting the reputation for himself, Bob has very low self-esteem knowing he doesn't deserve it and [[DespairEventHorizon eventually breaks down]].
** [[TheHero Alice]] gets frustrated at Bob getting all the reputation for himself and makes a FaceHeelTurn.
* '''Reconstructed''': However, the person Bob confesses to helps Bob deal with his guilt and agrees to keep his secret.

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* '''Deconstructed''':
** The constant stress of basing almost his entire public life on a lie slowly wears Bob down, until he finally confesses everything.
** Although [[TheHero Alice]] doesn't mind Bob getting the reputation for himself, Bob has very low self-esteem knowing he doesn't deserve it and [[DespairEventHorizon eventually breaks down]].
** [[TheHero Alice]] gets frustrated at Bob getting all the reputation for himself and makes a FaceHeelTurn.
* '''Reconstructed''': However, the person Bob confesses to helps Bob deal with his guilt and agrees to keep his secret.
'''Parodied''': ???



* '''Lampshaded''': "My reputation for heroism is exaggerated."

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* '''Averted''': ???
* '''Enforced''': ???
* '''Lampshaded''': "My reputation for heroism is greatly exaggerated.""
* '''Invoked''': ???



* '''Defied''': ???



* '''Played For Laughs:''': Bob has to engage in constant {{Zany Scheme}}s to maintain his fake reputation.
* '''Played For Drama:''': Everyone decides to count on Bob when they need a hero, and he lets them down.

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* '''Conversed''': ???
* '''Deconstructed''':
** The constant stress of basing almost his entire public life on a lie slowly wears Bob down, until he finally confesses everything.
** Although [[TheHero Alice]] doesn't mind Bob getting the reputation for himself, Bob has very low self-esteem knowing he doesn't deserve it and [[DespairEventHorizon eventually breaks down]].
** [[TheHero Alice]] gets frustrated at Bob getting all the reputation for himself and makes a FaceHeelTurn.
* '''Reconstructed''': However, the person Bob confesses to helps Bob deal with his guilt and agrees to keep his secret.
* '''Played For Laughs:''': Laughs''': Bob has to engage in constant {{Zany Scheme}}s to maintain his fake reputation.
* '''Played For Drama:''': Drama''': Everyone decides to count on Bob when they need a hero, and he lets them down.



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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
6th Jun '12 10:34:31 AM Telcontar
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* '''Subverted''': Bob is every bit the hero that his reputation would suggest.

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* '''Subverted''': '''Subverted''':
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Bob is every bit the hero that his reputation would suggest.



* '''Deconstructed''': The constant stress of basing almost his entire public life on a lie slowly wears Bob down, until he finally confesses everything.

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* '''Deconstructed''': '''Deconstructed''':
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The constant stress of basing almost his entire public life on a lie slowly wears Bob down, until he finally confesses everything.



* '''Exploited''': Bob's inflated reputation results in people expecting him to act the part, and is a constant source of trouble for him.

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* '''Exploited''': '''Exploited''':
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Bob's inflated reputation results in people expecting him to act the part, and is a constant source of trouble for him.
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