History PlayingWith / TropeName

13th Aug '17 3:57:15 PM MasterofGalaxies4628
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'''Basic Trope''': Overly genericizing a description, line of dialogue, or thing's name to the point of resembling a blank template.
* '''Straight''': The town of Town's Name has a welcome sign that says "Welcome Sign: witty slogan for Town's Name".
* '''Exaggerated''': ???
* '''Downplayed''':
** BrandX
** ADogNamedDog
** InexplicablyIdenticalIndividuals
** HisNameReallyIsBarkeep
* '''Justified''': Town's Name was founded by an overly LiteralMinded robot.
* '''Inverted''': ???
* '''Subverted''': ???
* '''Double Subverted''': ???
* '''Parodied''': ???
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''': ???
* '''Enforced''': ???
* '''Lampshaded''': WhoNamesTheirKidDude
* '''Invoked''': ???
* '''Exploited''': Alice goes to Town's Name to hide from a CorruptBureaucrat chasing after her, as he wouldn't think of taking the name written on the forms he forces people who know where she's gone to to fill out literally.
* '''Defied''': ???
* '''Discussed''': ???
* '''Conversed''': ???
%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Deconstructed''':
%%* '''Reconstructed''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''':
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29th Jul '17 12:35:45 PM Eksekk
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* '''Lampshaded''': A GenreSavvy character calls attention the trope as it's occurring, then carries on.

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* '''Lampshaded''': A GenreSavvy character calls attention to the trope as it's occurring, then carries on.
14th Dec '16 6:59:09 AM VPhantom
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* '''Untwisted''': The trope is expected to be subverted, but isn't.
* '''Unparodied''': The trope is expected to be parodied, but isn't.
8th Dec '16 2:15:20 AM StongRadd
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* '''Role-Inverted''': A role-specific trope is used on the opposite role.
18th Sep '15 7:29:09 AM TheWhistleTropes
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* '''Lampshaded''': A GenreSavvy character points out the trope as it's occurring.

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* '''Lampshaded''': A GenreSavvy character points out calls attention the trope as it's occurring.occurring, then carries on.


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* '''Untwisted''': The trope is expected to be subverted, but isn't.
* '''Unparodied''': The trope is expected to be parodied, but isn't.
10th Jan '15 6:04:56 PM MyTimingIsOff
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* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': A normally unintentional trope is used quite intentionally.
29th Nov '14 12:17:11 PM Marios2
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12th Sep '14 10:56:00 AM VPhantom
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* '''Conversed''':

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* '''Conversed''': GenreSavvy characters talk about the trope in a ShowWithinAShow.
12th Sep '14 10:55:15 AM VPhantom
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* '''Averted''': The trope is not used, implied, or mentioned at all, and there may or may not be a situation where it would be possible.

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* '''Averted''': '''Justified''': The trope is not used, implied, or mentioned at all, and there may or may not be has a situation where it would be possible.logical InUniverse explanation.



* '''Justified''': The trope has a logical InUniverse explanation.

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* '''Justified''': '''Averted''': The trope has is not used, implied, or mentioned at all, and there may or may not be a logical InUniverse explanation.situation where it would be possible.



* '''Discussed''': GenreSavvy characters talk about the trope in a situation where it is likely to happen.
* '''Conversed''': GenreSavvy characters talk about the trope in a ShowWithinAShow.



* '''Discussed''': GenreSavvy characters talk about the trope in a situation where it is likely to happen.
* '''Conversed''':



* '''For Laughs''': The trope is played straight in a comedic way.
* '''For Drama''': The trope is played in a melodramatic or serious way.


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* '''Played For Laughs''': The trope is played straight in a comedic way.
* '''Played For Drama''': The trope is played in a melodramatic or serious way.
12th Sep '14 10:41:02 AM TrickyTroper
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* '''Justified''': The trope has a logical InUniverse explanation.

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* '''Justified''': '''Averted''': The trope has is not used, implied, or mentioned at all, and there may or may not be a logical InUniverse explanation.situation where it would be possible.



* '''Gender Inverted''': A gender-specific trope is used on the opposite gender.

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* '''Gender Inverted''': '''Gender-Inverted''': A gender-specific trope is used on the opposite gender.



* '''Zig Zagged''': The trope is Played With several times over, [[MindScrew Mind Screwed]], or simply "played with".
* '''Averted''': The trope is not used, implied, or mentioned at all, and there may or may not be a situation where it would be possible.

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* '''Zig Zagged''': The trope is Played With several times over, [[MindScrew Mind Screwed]], or simply "played with".
with" in another way.
* '''Averted''': '''Justified''': The trope is not used, implied, or mentioned at all, and there may or may not be has a situation where it would be possible.logical InUniverse explanation.



* '''Lampshaded''': A GenreSavvy character points out that the trope will be used and/or the ridiculousness of the trope being used in the current situation.

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* '''Lampshaded''': A GenreSavvy character points out that the trope will be used and/or the ridiculousness of as it's occurring.
* '''Discussed''': GenreSavvy characters talk about
the trope being used in a situation where it is likely to happen.
* '''Conversed''': GenreSavvy characters talk about
the current situation.trope in a ShowWithinAShow.



* '''Discussed''': GenreSavvy characters talk about the trope in a situation where it is likely to happen (but it doesn't).
* '''Conversed''': GenreSavvy characters talk about the trope in a ShowWithinAShow.
* '''Implied''': The trope isn't shown, but the audience is indirectly led to believe that it happened off-screen.

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* '''Discussed''': GenreSavvy characters talk about the trope in a situation where it is likely to happen (but it doesn't).
* '''Conversed''': GenreSavvy characters talk about the trope in a ShowWithinAShow.
* '''Implied''': The trope isn't shown, but the audience is indirectly led to believe that it happened off-screen. off-screen.
* '''For Laughs''': The trope is played straight in a comedic way.
* '''For Drama''': The trope is played in a melodramatic or serious way.



* '''Reconstructed''': The trope is played straight, but with the problems brought up by the Deconstruction dealt with or addressed.

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* '''Reconstructed''': The trope is played straight, but with the problems brought up by the Deconstruction {{deconstruction}} dealt with or addressed.



* '''Played For Laughs''': The trope is played in a comedic way (but is not necessarily Parodied).
* '''Played For Drama''': The trope is played in a melodramatic or serious way.
* '''Untwisted''': A Subversion is ''expected'', but the trope is played straight instead.
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