History Recap / DoctorWhoS24E2ParadiseTowers

11th Nov '17 5:03:14 PM ClintEastwood
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* MilesGloriosus: If Pex is what passes for an action hero around here, we're in trouble.

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* MilesGloriosus: If Pex is what passes for an action hero around here, we're in trouble. He does redeem himself, though.
5th Oct '17 6:32:48 PM PaulA
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* AllThereInTheManual: The Blue Kang Leader was unnamed on-screen, but was given the name Drinking Fountain in Stephen Wyatt's novelisation.



* PsychoLesbian: According to WordOfGod (and the novelization), both Tabby and Tilda.

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* PsychoLesbian: According to WordOfGod (and the novelization), WordOfGod, both Tabby and Tilda.
1st Oct '17 10:05:16 PM Berrenta
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* MyRuleFuIsStrongerThanYours: The Doctor escapes custody by fabricating ThatOneRule to some jobsworth night watchmen.

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* MyRuleFuIsStrongerThanYours: The Doctor escapes custody by fabricating ThatOneRule some rules to some jobsworth night watchmen.
19th Jul '17 10:47:15 AM jaysonn260
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The one with zombie not-Hitler.

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The one with zombie not-Hitler.
the killer swimming pool.
26th Jun '17 12:33:09 AM Maddoxsort
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[[caption-width-right:350:Those cantankerous Kangs got hit by TheEighties [[EightiesHair worst]] [[DarkerAndEdgier of all]]!]]

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[[caption-width-right:350:Those [[AddedAlliterativeAppeal cantankerous Kangs Kangs]] got hit by TheEighties [[EightiesHair worst]] [[DarkerAndEdgier of all]]!]]
9th May '17 10:00:07 PM bowserbros
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The one with zombie not-Hitler.
4th Apr '17 4:05:33 AM CumbersomeTercel
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* MyRuleFuIsStrongerThanYours: How the Doctor escapes the Caretakers.

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* MyRuleFuIsStrongerThanYours: How the The Doctor escapes the Caretakers.custody by fabricating ThatOneRule to some jobsworth night watchmen.
27th Mar '17 3:51:41 PM CumbersomeTercel
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* ContinuityNod: [[Recap/DoctorWhoS23E1TheMysteriousPlanet The Doctor is again called an "Old One" by locals]].
* CrapsaccharineWorld: The titular condominium has crumbled into a Comics/JudgeDredd-style {{Dystopia}} AfterTheEnd, though some still put on a cheery facade.


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* ObstructiveBureaucrat: The police organization is ''hilarious'', insisting on using their long designations every single time they needed to address anyone, and quoting the rule book every single time they did anything.
27th Mar '17 4:55:28 AM CumbersomeTercel
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* WholePlotReference: Stephen Wyatt was inspired by ''Literature/HighRise''.
9th Mar '17 5:27:40 AM DoctorNemesis
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* BigDamnHeroes: Subverted by Pex, who has a habit of showing up and trying to save the day (usually with [[LeeroyJenkins a fair bit of property damage]] involved) even when there's no danger whatsoever. He successfully manages to pull the trope off later in the story, just in time to save Mel from Tilda. It's still played with, however, since from the look on his face when he realises what he's stumbled into he clearly wasn't expecting to have to be an ''actual'' Big Damn Hero, and his response isn't incredibly competent.

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* BigDamnHeroes: Subverted by Pex, who has a habit of showing up and trying to save the day (usually with [[LeeroyJenkins a fair bit of property damage]] involved) even when there's no danger whatsoever. He Double subverted when he successfully manages to pull the trope off later in the story, just in time to save Mel from Tilda. It's still played with, ''Triple'' subverted, however, since instead of doing anything useful he immediately launches into his pompous "putting Paradise Towers to rights!" spiel without actually noticing the situation, from the look on his face when he realises what he's stumbled into he clearly wasn't expecting to have to be an ''actual'' Big Damn Hero, and his response when he finally gets around to helping Mel isn't incredibly competent.
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