History PlayingWith / MildlyMilitary

26th Jan '14 11:31:00 AM V_Phantom
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** Pvt. Jones routinely calls Bravo Commander [[EmbarrassingNickname "Slappy".]]



* '''Lampshaded''': "Gee, the Bravo Squad doesn't seem to be very professional for a group of elite soldiers."

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* '''Lampshaded''': '''Lampshaded''':
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"Gee, the Bravo Squad doesn't seem to be very professional for a group of elite soldiers.""
** Pvt. Jones routinely calls Bravo Commander [[EmbarrassingNickname "Slappy".]]
26th Jan '14 4:49:19 AM Beedle
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** Pvt. Jones routinely calls Bravo Commander [[EmbarrassingNickname "Slappy".]]
18th Dec '13 11:21:00 AM DialgaX
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** The workers of the civilian company Troperia Electronics Inc. wear military-like uniforms and use military titles. And discipline is very strict.

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** The workers of the civilian company Troperia Electronics Inc. wear military-like uniforms is run more like an army complete with saluting, ranks, uniform, ''extremely'' strict protocol, hierarchy and use military titles. And discipline is very strict.discipline.



* '''Exploited''': [[MisfitMobilizationMoment The platoon leader assigns Bravo Squad]] to duties befitting a RagtagBunchOfMisfits, often letting them conduct unconventional operations or letting them do their own thing. After all, they tend to surprise the enemy as much as they surprise their commanders.

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* '''Exploited''': [[MisfitMobilizationMoment The platoon leader assigns Bravo Squad]] to duties befitting a RagtagBunchOfMisfits, often letting them conduct unconventional operations or letting them do their own thing. After all, they [[ConfusionFu tend to surprise the enemy as much as they surprise their commanders.commanders]].


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* '''Implied''': The soldiers on the base have somewhat sloppy dress uniforms.
13th Jul '13 9:29:04 AM jatay3
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** Bravo Squad is the code name for a BarbarianTribe allied to the army. They never heard of conventional military methods back in their wilderness country.
18th May '13 4:05:40 AM ricjac
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* '''Subverted''': When Bravo Squad is first met, they are very loose and informal. But when they enter combat, they lose their informal attitude.

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* '''Subverted''': '''Subverted''':
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When Bravo Squad is first met, they are very loose and informal. But when they enter combat, they lose their informal attitude.attitude.
** The local police force is more militaristic than what the regular army is in every aspect.



* '''Averted''': Bravo Squad has a strict emphasis on discipline.

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* '''Averted''': Bravo Squad has a strict emphasis on discipline.discipline and protocol.
29th Jan '13 3:21:11 AM Jetman123
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* '''Exploited''': The platoon leader assigns Bravo Squad to duties befitting a RagtagBunchOfMisfits, often letting them conduct unconventional operations or letting them do their own thing. After all, they tend to surprise the enemy as much as they surprise their commanders.

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* '''Exploited''': [[MisfitMobilizationMoment The platoon leader assigns Bravo Squad Squad]] to duties befitting a RagtagBunchOfMisfits, often letting them conduct unconventional operations or letting them do their own thing. After all, they tend to surprise the enemy as much as they surprise their commanders.
28th Jan '13 6:48:55 PM Jetman123
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* '''Downplayed''': Bravo Squad is filled with veterans, and is slightly lax with protocol compared to others because they are all used to fighting with one another, and [[TrueCompanions very close.]]

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* '''Downplayed''': Bravo Squad is filled with veterans, and is slightly lax with protocol compared to others because they are all used to fighting with one another, and they're [[TrueCompanions very close.]]
28th Jan '13 6:48:26 PM Jetman123
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* '''Downplayed''': Bravo Squad is filled with veterans, and is slightly lax with protocol compared to others because they are all used to fighting with one another, and [[Nakama very close.]]

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* '''Downplayed''': Bravo Squad is filled with veterans, and is slightly lax with protocol compared to others because they are all used to fighting with one another, and [[Nakama [[TrueCompanions very close.]]



* '''Exploited''': The platoon leader assigns Bravo Squad to duties befitting a RagtagBunchOfMisfits, often letting them conduct unconventional operations or letting them do their own thing. After all, they tend to surprise the enemy as much as they do him.

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* '''Exploited''': The platoon leader assigns Bravo Squad to duties befitting a RagtagBunchOfMisfits, often letting them conduct unconventional operations or letting them do their own thing. After all, they tend to surprise the enemy as much as they do him.surprise their commanders.
28th Jan '13 6:46:45 PM Jetman123
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Bravo Squad is filled with veterans, and is slightly lax with protocol compared to others because they are all used to fighting with one another, and [[Nakama very close.]]



** Bravo Squad is an elite special forces squad so they get a little more leeway when it comes to regulations.

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** Bravo Squad is an elite special forces squad so they get a little more leeway when it comes to regulations.regulations - or they're outright trained to regard themselves as separate from and better than the rest of the Army.



** Bravo Squad's constant flouting of protocol is tolerated because their unorthodox methods get results.



* '''Double Subverted''': Bravo Squad acts professional for the sake of appearances when inspected

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* '''Double Subverted''': Bravo Squad acts professional for the sake of appearances when inspectedinspected.



* '''Lampshaded''': "Gee, the Bravo Squad doesn't seem to be very professional for a group of elite soldiers".
* '''Invoked''': ???
* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': "Ugh, we really need to teach the soldiers of Bravo Squad some discipline".

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* '''Lampshaded''': "Gee, the Bravo Squad doesn't seem to be very professional for a group of elite soldiers".
soldiers."
* '''Invoked''': ???
Bravo Squad was specifically created out of hand-picked individuals and trained with little emphasis on discipline, in the hopes that they would work together naturally and be more effective for it.
* '''Exploited''': ???
The platoon leader assigns Bravo Squad to duties befitting a RagtagBunchOfMisfits, often letting them conduct unconventional operations or letting them do their own thing. After all, they tend to surprise the enemy as much as they do him.
* '''Defied''': "Ugh, we really need to teach the soldiers of The platoon leader intervenes and starts working Bravo Squad into shape, replacing some discipline".sergeants and putting pressure on others, as well as the unit leader, to smarten up. "There are no cowboys in this platoon!"



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

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* '''Conversed''': ???"Oh, this is another one of those wacky goofball units that apparently never went through basic."
26th Dec '12 4:38:23 PM VPhantom
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* '''Justified''': Bravo Squad is an elite special forces squad so they get a little more leeway when it comes to regulations.

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* '''Justified''': '''Downplayed''': ???
* '''Justified''':
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Bravo Squad is an elite special forces squad so they get a little more leeway when it comes to regulations.



* '''Inverted''': The workers of the civilian company Troperia Electronics Inc. wear military-like uniforms and use military titles. And discipline is very strict.

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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The workers of the civilian company Troperia Electronics Inc. wear military-like uniforms and use military titles. And discipline is very strict.



* '''Deconstructed''': Bravo Squad gets their ass handed to them during their first real battle due to their total lack of discipline.
** Bravo Squad becomes the laughingstock of the Troperia Army and the public because of their lack of discipline.
* '''Reconstructed''': The lack of discipline leads to a disastrous defeat, but they partially redeem themselves because their focus on individual initiative and loose organization make them surprisingly good at guerilla warfare.



* '''Lampshaded''': "Gee, the Bravo Squad doesn't seem to be very professional for a group of elite soldiers."

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* '''Lampshaded''': "Gee, the Bravo Squad doesn't seem to be very professional for a group of elite soldiers." soldiers".



* '''Defied''': "Ugh, we really need to teach the soldiers of Bravo Squad some discipline."

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* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': "Ugh, we really need to teach the soldiers of Bravo Squad some discipline." discipline".



* '''Played For Laughs:''' ???
* '''Played For Drama:''' ???

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* '''Played For Laughs:''' ???
'''Deconstructed''':
** Bravo Squad gets their ass handed to them during their first real battle due to their total lack of discipline.
** Bravo Squad becomes the laughingstock of the Troperia Army and the public because of their lack of discipline.
* '''Played For Drama:''' ???
'''Reconstructed''': The lack of discipline leads to a disastrous defeat, but they partially redeem themselves because their focus on individual initiative and loose organization make them surprisingly good at guerilla warfare.



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