History PlayingWith / Foreshadowing

23rd Nov '14 3:07:13 PM Tangerineandpuce
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8th Nov '14 12:51:15 PM Tangerineandpuce
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** ContinuityNod
17th Oct '13 10:50:08 AM VPhantom
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* '''Parodied''': Bob specifically says he won't be able to help Alice in the future because his grandmother has cancer and will die. [[GenreSavvy This comes true.]]

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':
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Bob specifically says he won't be able to help Alice in the future because his grandmother has cancer and will die. [[GenreSavvy This comes true.]]
16th Oct '13 10:36:53 PM Edrobot
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16th Oct '13 10:36:52 PM Edrobot
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** When the EvilChancellor first appears, there's a neon sign hanging over his head that says "THIS IS THE BAD GUY!"
5th Feb '13 9:54:00 AM RLYoshi
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Bob mentions that his grandmother has cancer. Not too long later, she dies, putting him in a temporary HeroicBSOD that he quickly snaps out of. His grandmother and all related events are never mentioned again.



* '''Subverted''': Bob says his grandmother has cancer, but [[{{RedHerring}} this is never addressed again.]]
* '''Double Subverted''': ...until she dies near the end and he is unable to help Alice with an even ''more important'' task.
* '''Parodied''': Bob specifically says he won't be able to help Alice in the future because his grandmother has cancer and will die. This comes true.

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** Or Bob's grandmother dies from cancer early in the story, then Bob tells Alice about it much later.
* '''Subverted''': Bob says his grandmother has cancer, but [[{{RedHerring}} [[RedHerring this is never addressed again.]]
* '''Double Subverted''': ...until she dies near the end and he is unable to help Alice with an even ''more important'' ''more'' important task.
* '''Parodied''': Bob specifically says he won't be able to help Alice in the future because his grandmother has cancer and will die. [[GenreSavvy This comes true.]]



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

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* '''Averted''': ???Bob's grandmother doesn't have cancer at all.
* '''Invoked''': Bob brings up his grandmother having cancer as an excuse to not help later on.



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

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* '''Invoked''': ???
* '''Exploited''': ???The villain knows Bob's grandmother has cancer and will soon die, so he focuses only on Alice, planning on Bob not being able to help.



* '''Conversed''': ???

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* '''Conversed''': ???"That guy said his grandmother has cancer. How much you want to bet she'll be dead halfway through the movie and he won't be able to help Alice?"
* '''Implied''': Bob mentions his grandmother having cancer. Later, when Alice and the FiveManBand prepare for their mission, [[WhatHappenedToTheMouse Bob is absent]], but the reason is not directly stated.



%%* '''Implied''': ???
15th Jan '13 8:10:23 AM VPhantom
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* '''Downplayed''': ???



* '''Subverted''': Bob says his grandmother has cancer, but [[{{RedHerring}} this is never addressed again.]]
* '''Double Subverted''': ...until she dies near the end and he is unable to help Alice with an even ''more important'' task.



* '''Subverted''': Bob says his grandmother has cancer, but [[{{RedHerring}} this is never addressed again.]]
* '''Double Subverted''': ...until she dies near the end and he is unable to help Alice with an even ''more important'' task.



* '''Invoked''': ???

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



* '''Invoked''': ???
* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': Even though Bob's grandmother dies, he refuses to go to her funeral and helps Alice instead.



* '''Defied''': Even though Bob's grandmother dies, he refuses to go to her funeral and helps Alice instead.



Back to {{Foreshadowing}}. Like Bob said, it would happen.

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Back to {{Foreshadowing}}. Like Bob said, it would happen.
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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Deconstructed''': ???
%%* '''Reconstructed''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???
7th Jun '12 3:29:21 AM Telcontar
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* '''Inverted''': For whatever reason, Bob says his grandmother doesn't have cancer. Later on, he can't help Alice because his grandmother is okay.

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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For whatever reason, Bob says his grandmother doesn't have cancer. Later on, he can't help Alice because his grandmother is okay.
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