History PlayingWith / JerkassGods

5th Feb '15 6:24:27 AM KillerClowns
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* '''Invoked''': ???

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* '''Invoked''': ???A mortal who already treats their fellow humans as playthings seeks to ascend to godhood in order to more openly get away with it.



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

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* '''Defied''': ???'''Defied''':
** Somebody decides to {{kill the god}}s to deal with the problem permanently.
** The gods recognize that mortals could, potentially end them -- whether by [[GodsNeedPrayerBadly lack of worship]] or blunt deicide -- and so keep at least decent relationships.
3rd Mar '14 7:31:08 PM ChaoticNovelist
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* '''Inverted''':
** The gods are really {{Nice Guy}}s.
** [[GodOfGood Gods Of Good]].

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* '''Inverted''':
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'''Inverted''': [[GodIsGood The gods are really {{Nice Guy}}s.
** [[GodOfGood Gods Of Good]].
good.]]
26th Oct '13 8:45:12 AM 313Bluestreak
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* '''Zig Zagged''': ???

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* '''Zig Zagged''': ???It appears that the gods can vary between cruel and kind whether they were having a bad day or when they're nice when they feel like it.



* '''Lampshaded''': I [[NayTheist hate the gods.]] They're massive jerks.

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* '''Lampshaded''': I "I [[NayTheist hate the gods.]] They're massive jerks."
7th May '13 11:05:26 AM ilniaj
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* '''Enforced''': ???
* '''Lampshaded''': ???

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* '''Enforced''': ???
The author is a cynic who believes that any being of a higher place than others will either be indifferent or downright hostile to lower beings.
* '''Lampshaded''': ???I [[NayTheist hate the gods.]] They're massive jerks.



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

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* '''Exploited''': ???Someone uses the jerkass nature of the gods to gain political power to create a secular state that [[DidYouJustFlipOffCthulhu tells the gods to sod off.]]



* '''Deconstructed''': The jerkass nature of gods makes mortals constantly cower in fear and servitude of them.
* '''Reconstructed''': Mortals build themselves up in response and [[RageAgainstTheHeavens surpass the gods.]]



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7th May '13 10:59:43 AM ilniaj
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* '''Justified''': ???

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* '''Justified''': ???As higher beings they have no reason to sympathize with puny mortals.
11th Apr '13 5:08:05 AM 313Bluestreak
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* '''Averted''': The gods aren't jerks to the point it defines each of their character.

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* '''Averted''': The gods aren't jerks to the point it defines each of their character.are neither cruel or kind.
10th Apr '13 8:50:43 PM 313Bluestreak
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'''Basic Trope''': The deity or deities are portrayed as cruel.
*'''Straight''': The gods are seen as petty, abusive, and uncaring to mortal beings and play around with their lives like as though it's their cosmic toys.
*'''Exaggerated''':
** The gods are seen as sadistic and monstrous to mortal beings and will always used to {{disproportionate|Retribution}}ly punishing them.
** The gods are not only jerks to mortals, but also to each other.
** [[GodOfEvil Gods Of Evil]].
*'''Downplayed''': The gods are aloof and apathetic to mortal beings which can make them come across as jerks.
*'''Justified''': ???
*'''Inverted''':
** The gods are really {{Nice Guy}}s.
** [[GodOfGood Gods Of Good]].
*'''Subverted''': The gods turn out to have a [[JerkWithAHeartOfGold soft spot for the mortals deep down inside]].
*'''Double Subverted''': ...just before they all [[JerkWithAHeartOfJerk treat them more cruel than they could possibly imagine]].
*'''Parodied''': ???
*'''Zig Zagged''': ???
*'''Averted''': The gods aren't jerks to the point it defines each of their character.
*'''Enforced''': ???
*'''Lampshaded''': ???
*'''Invoked''': ???
*'''Exploited''': ???
*'''Defied''': ???
*'''Discussed''': ???
*'''Conversed''': ???
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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???
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