History RenamedTropes / AToE

24th Sep '17 11:54:34 AM wingedcatgirl
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* DivergentCharacterEvolution was formerly known as "Luigification". It was changed because Luigi from ''VideoGame/SuperMarioBros'' is more known for traits other than this characteristic.

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* DivergentCharacterEvolution was formerly known as "Luigification". It As with most character-named tropes, this was changed because Luigi from ''VideoGame/SuperMarioBros'' is more known for traits has other traits, many of which are better-known than this characteristic.one.
13th Sep '17 7:18:49 AM WaterBlap
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* BaconAddiction was originally called "Everything's Better with Bacon" according to the discredited and completely unrelated "Everything's Better With X" snowclone family.
8th Sep '17 12:59:16 PM GrammarNavi
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* ActingInTheDark used to be "Karim the Assassin", a nickname of Karim Zreik, co-executive producer of ''HarpersIsland''. Readers who did not know the story behind his nickname could not link the title to actors being unaware of their character's future.

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* ActingInTheDark used to be "Karim the Assassin", a nickname of Karim Zreik, co-executive producer of ''HarpersIsland''.''Series/HarpersIsland''. Readers who did not know the story behind his nickname could not link the title to actors being unaware of their character's future.
5th Sep '17 7:32:36 AM Berrenta
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* CantRefuseTheCallAnymore used to be "Belly of the Whale", but it had to be renamed after the trope's name was taken literally in some places.
1st Sep '17 4:01:49 PM nombretomado
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* AllTheLittleGermanies was renamed from "Prussia and All That Lot", as the original name was a bit historically misleading.

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* AllTheLittleGermanies UsefulNotes/AllTheLittleGermanies was renamed from "Prussia and All That Lot", as the original name was a bit historically misleading.
29th Aug '17 10:28:27 AM CosmicFerret
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* AddressingThePlayer used to be "Anyone You Know", after the example of the trope from the ''Franchise/MetalGear'' series.

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* AddressingThePlayer used to be "Anyone You Know", after the example of the trope from the ''Franchise/MetalGear'' ''VideoGame/MetalGear'' series.
16th Jul '17 10:41:18 PM GastonRabbit
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* AccidentallyCorrectWriting was originally called "Accidentally Accurate" and was renamed to better indicate that it's about writers getting facts right without actually researching them. Its old name led to the misconception that it referred to anything that's coincidentally true.

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* AccidentallyCorrectWriting was originally called "Accidentally Accurate" and was renamed to better indicate that it's about writers getting facts right without actually researching them. them, in contrast to how ShownTheirWork involves facts being right ''because'' research was done. Its old name led to the misconception that it referred to anything that's coincidentally true.true completely by coincidence, rather than just writing.



* DevelopersForesight refers to when developers account for rare or obscure situations and was formerly "The Dev Team Thinks of Everything." It was given a new name to combat misuse, particularly instances when developers paid attention to detail, regardless of how likely the player is to encounter the situations in question.

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* DevelopersForesight refers to when developers account for rare or obscure situations and was formerly "The Dev Team Thinks of Everything." It was given a new name to combat misuse, particularly instances when as it was often mistakenly thought to refer to any instance of developers paid paying attention to detail, regardless of how likely even in situations the player is likely to encounter the situations in question.encounter.
16th Jul '17 6:25:49 PM GastonRabbit
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* DeathOfAThousandCuts used to be known as "One Thousand Needles", until the latter was rewritten to better describe the namesake attack from the ''Franchise/FinalFantasy'' games (which was ''itself'' renamed; see FixedDamageAttack below).

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* DeathOfAThousandCuts used to be known as "One Thousand Needles", until the latter was rewritten to better describe the namesake attack from the ''Franchise/FinalFantasy'' games (which was ''itself'' renamed; see FixedDamageAttack below).FixedDamageAttack).
16th Jul '17 6:20:26 PM GastonRabbit
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* AccidentallyCorrectWriting was originally called "Accidentally Accurate" and was renamed to better indicate that it's about writers getting facts right without actually researching them. Its old name led to the misconception that it referred to anything that's coincidentally true.



* DevelopersForesight was formerly "The Dev Team Thinks of Everything." It was given a new name to combat misuse.

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* DevelopersForesight refers to when developers account for rare or obscure situations and was formerly "The Dev Team Thinks of Everything." It was given a new name to combat misuse.misuse, particularly instances when developers paid attention to detail, regardless of how likely the player is to encounter the situations in question.



* DiesWideOpen was renamed from "Dies Wide Shut" in order to be less confusing and misleading. [[DontExplainTheJoke The trope has nothing to do with the film]] ''Film/EyesWideShut'' [[DontExplainTheJoke anyway]].

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* DiesWideOpen was renamed from "Dies Wide Shut" in order to be less confusing and misleading. [[DontExplainTheJoke The trope has nothing to do with the film]] film ''Film/EyesWideShut'' [[DontExplainTheJoke anyway]].anyway.



* DiscoDan was very briefly (one full day, [[IncrediblyLamePun and not]] [[ComicBook/OneMoreDay one day more]]) named "Creator/JoeQuesada Reality", after the Creator/MarvelComics executive who has acquired quite a hatred from the fans. It was changed because some people disapproved of the "bitter fan" vibe of the inherent TakeThat, and others said that the trope namer ''barely'' even fit the trope.

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* DiscoDan was very briefly (one full day, [[IncrediblyLamePun and not]] not [[ComicBook/OneMoreDay one day more]]) named "Creator/JoeQuesada Reality", after the Creator/MarvelComics executive who has acquired quite a hatred from the fans. It was changed because some people disapproved of the "bitter fan" vibe of the inherent TakeThat, and others said that the trope namer ''barely'' even fit the trope.
27th Jun '17 7:52:12 AM Morgenthaler
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* AbridgedForChildren used to be "Dropped Abridged On It," renamed for being an obscure snowclone of DroppedABridgeOnHim that inhibited use for lack of clarity.

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* AbridgedForChildren used to be "Dropped Abridged On It," renamed for being an obscure snowclone of DroppedABridgeOnHim that inhibited use for lack of clarity.use.
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