History PlayingWith / WeakButSkilled

17th Jul '16 7:49:14 PM Discar
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** However, due to the fact that power, rather than skill, is the deciding factor in most in-setting battles, this rarity works in Alice's favor: She's effectively an OutsideContextVillain for all the UnskilledButStrong opponents she faces, making her very hard to deal with.

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** However, due to the fact that power, rather than skill, is the deciding factor in most in-setting battles, this rarity works in Alice's favor: She's effectively an OutsideContextVillain OutsideContextProblem for all the UnskilledButStrong opponents she faces, making her very hard to deal with.
11th Mar '16 8:31:20 PM doorhandle
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** However, due to the fact that power, rather than skill, is the deciding factor in most in-setting battles, this rarity works in Alice's favor:
She's effectively an OutsideContextVillain for all the UnskilledButStrong opponents she faces, making her very hard to deal with.

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** However, due to the fact that power, rather than skill, is the deciding factor in most in-setting battles, this rarity works in Alice's favor:
favor: She's effectively an OutsideContextVillain for all the UnskilledButStrong opponents she faces, making her very hard to deal with.
11th Mar '16 8:26:27 PM doorhandle
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** People like Alice are both rare, and short lived: for one weaklings generally don't survive long enough to get skilled, and one mistake on Alice's part will destroy her outright.


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** However, due to the fact that power, rather than skill, is the deciding factor in most in-setting battles, this rarity works in Alice's favor:
She's effectively an OutsideContextVillain for all the UnskilledButStrong opponents she faces, making her very hard to deal with.
9th Sep '15 9:30:16 PM VPhantom
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* ‘‘‘Implied''': Plenty of others seem more powerful than Alice, though its never made clear if her strength is from skill or simple ability limitations.

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* ‘‘‘Implied''': '''Implied''': Plenty of others seem more powerful than Alice, though its never made clear if her strength is from skill or simple ability limitations.



* ‘‘‘Played For Laughs''': Alice repurposes all her skills for battle, varying from the reasonable skill of dance to questionable skills like pitch variation.
* ‘‘‘Played For Drama''': Alice causes her body horrible stress just to keep up, developing crippling health issues as a result.

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* ‘‘‘Played '''Played For Laughs''': Alice repurposes all her skills for battle, varying from the reasonable skill of dance to questionable skills like pitch variation.
* ‘‘‘Played '''Played For Drama''': Alice causes her body horrible stress just to keep up, developing crippling health issues as a result.
9th Sep '15 8:51:57 PM Kkutwar
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* ‘‘‘Implied''': Plenty of others seem more powerful than Alice, though its never made clear if her strength is from skill or simple ability limitations.


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* ‘‘‘Played For Laughs''': Alice repurposes all her skills for battle, varying from the reasonable skill of dance to questionable skills like pitch variation.
* ‘‘‘Played For Drama''': Alice causes her body horrible stress just to keep up, developing crippling health issues as a result.
27th Mar '15 2:51:54 PM DVB
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** Alice gets her arse kicked by someone who has equal skill but more power.

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** Alice gets her arse kicked by someone who has equal skill but more power.power in comparison.


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** She learns skills that will allow her to use the enemy's power against them.
29th Nov '13 2:01:42 AM Omegamaelstrom
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* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???Alice is assigned to [[BoxingLessonsForSuperman mentor]] Bob, who is [[UnskilledButStrong in need of help controlling his power]].
30th Aug '13 5:40:03 AM GentlemensDame883
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* '''Justified''': Alice knows she's not very strong, so she studies and trains to maximize the efficiency of her attacks.

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* '''Justified''': '''Justified''':
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Alice knows she's not very strong, so she studies and trains to maximize the efficiency of her attacks.attacks.
** Alice doesn't look like much, so her opponents underestimate her until it's too late.
13th Aug '13 4:40:30 PM VPhantom
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* '''Lampshaded''': "Watch out for Alice. She may not look like much, but she knows how to hit you where it hurts."
* '''Invoked''': After getting outpaced by her teammates, Alice decides to study and train to keep pace.
* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': Alice keeps seeking out the BiggerStick so she is never left wanting for power.
* '''Discussed''': "Alice is probably the most dangerous fighter in this tournament, since she's smart and skilled, she can adapt to any opponent."
* '''Conversed''': "This show's author must really hate the trope HardWorkHardlyWorks, because Alice is beating down a bunch of those characters."



* '''Lampshaded''': "Watch out for Alice. She may not look like much, but she knows how to hit you where it hurts."
* '''Invoked''': After getting outpaced by her teammates, Alice decides to study and train to keep pace.
* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': Alice keeps seeking out the BiggerStick so she is never left wanting for power.
* '''Discussed''': "Alice is probably the most dangerous fighter in this tournament, since she's smart and skilled, she can adapt to any opponent."
* '''Conversed''': "This show's author must really hate the trope HardWorkHardlyWorks, because Alice is beating down a bunch of those characters."
13th Aug '13 3:34:11 PM Jh5kRadio
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** She learned from her defeat and applied that to her strategies.
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