History PlayingWith / VillainousBreakdown

31st Jan '16 6:26:15 AM VPhantom
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* '''Reconstructed''': Evulz's tantrum comes at the end of an amazingly unfortunate, stressful and humiliating series of defeats for him; who ''won't'' vent a little?

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* '''Reconstructed''': '''Reconstructed''':
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Evulz's tantrum comes at the end of an amazingly unfortunate, stressful and humiliating series of defeats for him; who ''won't'' vent a little?
31st Jan '16 3:51:01 AM doorhandle
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** Evulz become MORE, not less, dangerous than before when he's enraged: going from a SmugSnake who was constantly JustToyingWithThem to a NoNonsenseVillain backed by UnstoppableRage.
27th Dec '15 10:29:42 AM Eievie
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* '''Straight''': The normally AffablyEvil Emperor Evulz responds to the failure of his plan at the hands of Amazing Girl with a screamed rant and physical violence against his minions.

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* '''Straight''': The normally AffablyEvil Emperor Evulz responds to the failure of his plan at the hands of Amazing Girl Alice with a screamed rant and physical violence against his minions.



** Emperor Evulz is not particularly well-adjusted at the best of times, and the shock of his recent experiences with the heroes has been gradually unhinging him. His plan's ultimate defeat at the hands of Amazing Girl was just the straw that broke the camel's back.

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** Emperor Evulz is not particularly well-adjusted at the best of times, and the shock of his recent experiences with the heroes has been gradually unhinging him. His plan's ultimate defeat at the hands of Amazing Girl Alice was just the straw that broke the camel's back.



** Amazing Girl suffers a HeroicBSOD upon suffering a major defeat at the hands of Emperor Evulz.

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** Amazing Girl Alice suffers a HeroicBSOD upon suffering a major defeat at the hands of Emperor Evulz.



** Evulz only appears to be having a breakdown; he's actually lulling Amazing Girl into a false sense of security so that his back-up plan will catch her by surprise.

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** Evulz only appears to be having a breakdown; he's actually lulling Amazing Girl Alice into a false sense of security so that his back-up plan will catch her by surprise.



** Unfortunately for Evulz, Amazing Girl foils his back-up plan as well; this time, Evulz's breakdown is very genuine.

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** Unfortunately for Evulz, Amazing Girl Alice foils his back-up plan as well; this time, Evulz's breakdown is very genuine.



* '''Enforced''': "Let's face it; Bob's a LargeHam, and it'd be a shame to waste that when he's playing Emperor Evulz. Let's write a scene at the end when he just ''snaps''; give Bob a chance to really chew the scenery."

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* '''Enforced''': "Let's face it; Bob's Actor Bob is a LargeHam, and it'd be a shame to waste that when he's playing Emperor Evulz. Let's write a scene at the end when he just ''snaps''; give Bob a chance to really chew the scenery."



* '''Invoked''': Amazing Girl knows Emperor Evulz's BerserkButton and is gleefully pushing it during the climactic battle precisely to trigger a breakdown on his part, thus destabilizing him and giving her the advantage.
* '''Exploited''': Amazing Girl knows Emperor Evulz is bound to lose his cool and exploits his lack of focus accordingly.

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* '''Invoked''': Amazing Girl Alice knows Emperor Evulz's BerserkButton and is gleefully pushing it during the climactic battle precisely to trigger a breakdown on his part, thus destabilizing him and giving her the advantage.
* '''Exploited''': Amazing Girl Alice knows Emperor Evulz is bound to lose his cool and exploits his lack of focus accordingly.



* '''Played For Laughs''': Evulz, in a {{Wangst}}ing fashion, throws a screaming, crying hissy-fit upon being defeated by Amazing Girl.
* '''Played For Drama''': Evulz's breakdown makes him even more dangerous than he was before, as now there's nothing holding him back from simply killing Amazing Girl. And it is terrifying.

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* '''Played For Laughs''': Evulz, in a {{Wangst}}ing fashion, throws a screaming, crying hissy-fit upon being defeated by Amazing Girl.
Alice.
* '''Played For Drama''': Evulz's breakdown makes him even more dangerous than he was before, as now there's nothing holding him back from simply killing Amazing Girl.Alice. And it is terrifying.
2nd Jun '15 7:08:20 PM Agronac919
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* '''Downplayed''': Emperor Evulz responds to his defeat with suppressed rage and a nervous twitch.

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* '''Downplayed''': Emperor Evulz responds to his defeat with [[TranquilFury suppressed rage rage]] and a nervous twitch.
2nd Jun '15 1:24:22 AM MechWarrior
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** Evulz suddenly drops the VillainBall the second his [[ComplexityAddiction needlessly complicated plans]] [[DidntSeeThatComing fall apart]], deciding it's time to [[LetsGetDangerous get dangerous]] and JustShootHim.

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** Evulz suddenly drops the VillainBall the second his [[ComplexityAddiction needlessly complicated plans]] [[DidntSeeThatComing fall apart]], deciding it's time to [[LetsGetDangerous get dangerous]] and JustShootHim.[[WhyDontYouJustShootHim just shoot the hero]].
11th Apr '14 11:54:15 PM CaptainTedium
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** Amazing Girl goes bonkers after failing to defeat Emperor Evulz.
2nd Dec '13 10:44:38 PM ilniaj
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** As things start to go wrong Emperor Evulz goes from a LargeHam to a [[DissonantSerenity calm, focused and careful state.]]


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** Evulz's emotional breakdown clouds his judgement and causes him to make the situation worse.
16th Jul '13 11:02:58 PM VPhantom
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* '''Exploited''': Amazing Girl knows Emperor Evulz is bound to loose his cool and exploits his lack of focus accordingly.

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* '''Exploited''': Amazing Girl knows Emperor Evulz is bound to loose lose his cool and exploits his lack of focus accordingly.
16th Jul '13 9:14:56 PM rimpala
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* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???Amazing Girl knows Emperor Evulz is bound to loose his cool and exploits his lack of focus accordingly.
7th Jun '13 8:24:21 PM TalonsofIceandFire
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* '''Straight''': The previously calm and controlled Emperor Evulz responds to the failure of his plan at the hands of Amazing Girl with a screamed rant and physical violence against his minions.

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* '''Straight''': The previously calm and controlled normally AffablyEvil Emperor Evulz responds to the failure of his plan at the hands of Amazing Girl with a screamed rant and physical violence against his minions.
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