History PlayingWith / HeelFaceRevolvingDoor

3rd Jun '15 9:25:51 AM VPhantom
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* '''Parodied''': Eva just so happens to switch sides right before she gets her reward for following that side, and keeps making the same mistake every time she switches.

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':
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Eva just so happens to switch sides right before she gets her reward for following that side, and keeps making the same mistake every time she switches.



** "Who's side are you on, Eva?!" "I'm on my side."
* '''Invoked''': Eva is a double agent, and this is the most convincing way to get information on both sides.

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** "Who's "Whose side are you on, Eva?!" "I'm on my side."
* '''Invoked''': '''Invoked''':
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Eva is a double agent, and this is the most convincing way to get information on both sides.



* '''Played For Laughs''': Eva switches sides so often that it stops being treated seriously and just becomes ridiculous.

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* '''Played For Laughs''': Laughs''':
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Eva switches sides so often that it stops being treated seriously and just becomes ridiculous.
3rd Jun '15 3:00:14 AM doorhandle
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** "Who's side are you on, Eva?!" "[[Mathematician'sAnswer I'm on my side."]]

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** "Who's side are you on, Eva?!" "[[Mathematician'sAnswer I'm "I'm on my side."]]"
3rd Jun '15 2:59:43 AM doorhandle
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** "Who's side are you on, Eva?!" "[[Mathematician'sAnswer I'm on my side."]]




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** She holds a sign that says "Will betray allies for food"
* '''Implied''': We never see Eva admit allice to either side, but every time we see her she's stabbed one or both factions in the back.
3rd Jun '15 2:56:19 AM doorhandle
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**Eva doesn't even know which side she's on any more.
** Eva is an ExtremeDoormat FragileFlower pushed into war by [[MyBelovedSmother her mother]], and is on the side of whoever is threatening her the most right now.



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

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** She actually thinks every side is worthless, and switches between them constantly in order to best sabotage them both.
* '''Exploited''': ???Bob knows Eva is going to switch sides constantly, and hides several bugs on her person so that he can get vital intel from his enemies, if only temporarily.


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** No-one alies with her in the first place, knowing she's going to drop them at the first opportunity.


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13th Apr '14 12:44:22 AM VPhantom
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* '''Defied''': Eva performs a HeelFaceTurn or a FaceHeelTurn. And that's it.

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* '''Defied''': '''Defied''':
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Eva performs a HeelFaceTurn or a FaceHeelTurn. And that's it.
13th Apr '14 12:08:23 AM NineTailedCat
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** When Eva tries to switch sides, she is RewardedAsATraitorDeserves.
27th Feb '14 12:53:12 PM Galacton
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* '''Reconstructed''': Or so she thinks. While Alice and Bob are still unwilling to trust her, WideEyedIdealist Colin has been going to bat for Eva every time the discussion turns in that direction and has been very convincing in his defense, finally making Alice and Bob agree to give her at least one more chance. Accepted into the group once more, Eva finds a place she can do good and comes to settle in.

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* '''Reconstructed''': '''Reconstructed''':
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Or so she thinks. While Alice and Bob are still unwilling to trust her, WideEyedIdealist Colin has been going to bat for Eva every time the discussion turns in that direction and has been very convincing in his defense, finally making Alice and Bob agree to give her at least one more chance. Accepted into the group once more, Eva finds a place she can do good and comes to settle in.in.
** Rejected by both sides Eva becomes a WildCard striving toward her own goals while [[ChaoticNeutral manipulating both sides]]. Because she disagrees with TheEmpire's more [[EvenEvilHasStandards evil actions]] she will [[EnemyMine help out the heroes]] when the empire is doing something really bad, but she doesn't consider herself their friend and will leave once they have won the fight.
27th Oct '13 6:29:50 AM CaptainTedium
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Eva is a TrueNeutral who assists whichever side currently suits her goals better.
14th May '13 9:36:11 PM dspeyer
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** Eva's story doesn't actually check out. Many of the fights had far too much at stake, and no useful lesson. The whole TricksterMentor thing is just [[MaskBehindTheMask another mask]].

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** Eva's story doesn't actually check out. Many of the fights had far too much at stake, and no useful lesson. The whole TricksterMentor thing is just [[MaskBehindTheMask [[MultilayerFacade another mask]].
14th May '13 9:33:08 PM dspeyer
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* '''Subverted''': After joining the heroes, Eva ''appears'' to betray them... but is actually just pretending to rejoin TheEmpire so she can snag the MacGuffin.
* '''Double Subverted''': By its very nature, you can't double subvert this trope, as it's already a zig-zag(which is technically an extension of a double subversion) of HeelFaceTurn[=/=]FaceHeelTurn

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* '''Subverted''': '''Subverted''':
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After joining the heroes, Eva ''appears'' to betray them... but is actually just pretending to rejoin TheEmpire so she can snag the MacGuffin.
** Eva sometimes fights alongside the heroes and sometimes against them, but eventually reveals that when she fights against them, it's only to [[TricksterMentor make them stronger]].
* '''Double Subverted''': By its very nature, you can't double subvert this trope, as it's already a zig-zag(which Subverted''':
** Actually, she did join the empire, but did so carefully so that she could claim to be only after the MacGuffin if it looked like the heroes would win, which they did.
** Eva's story doesn't actually check out. Many of the fights had far too much at stake, and no useful lesson. The whole TricksterMentor thing
is technically an extension of a double subversion) of HeelFaceTurn[=/=]FaceHeelTurnjust [[MaskBehindTheMask another mask]].
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