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18th Dec '16 10:02:05 AM Morgenthaler
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* Boss from ''Anime/MazingerZ'' and ''Anime/GreatMazinger'' thinks he is the smartest and biggest {{Badass}} ever, the best biker around and a real ladies man, and people would ''pay'' for the chance to attend his birthday party (not joke. In episode 20 He ''tried'' to have his classmates paying for tickets. And he was shocked when all girls ran away from him screaming). Everyone else knows he is the ButtMonkey. Hence, when TheHero Kouji showed up, showing he was a real {{Badass}}, and [[BadassBiker a better biker]] and [[TroubledButCute getting all girls -especially Sayaka- crazy over him right away]], Boss understandably was not happy, and he constantly tried to showing Kouji up with very little success. He went so far to build his own -goofy-looking- HumongousMecha using metal scraps and junk from a rubbish dump, and claimed it would replace Mazinger-Z itself. Tip: It did not.

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* Boss from ''Anime/MazingerZ'' and ''Anime/GreatMazinger'' thinks he is the smartest and biggest {{Badass}} badass ever, the best biker around and a real ladies man, and people would ''pay'' for the chance to attend his birthday party (not joke. In episode 20 He ''tried'' to have his classmates paying for tickets. And he was shocked when all girls ran away from him screaming). Everyone else knows he is the ButtMonkey. Hence, when TheHero Kouji showed up, showing he was a real {{Badass}}, badass, and [[BadassBiker a better biker]] and [[TroubledButCute getting all girls -especially Sayaka- crazy over him right away]], Boss understandably was not happy, and he constantly tried to showing Kouji up with very little success. He went so far to build his own -goofy-looking- HumongousMecha using metal scraps and junk from a rubbish dump, and claimed it would replace Mazinger-Z itself. Tip: It did not.
20th Nov '16 7:55:32 PM Kazmahu
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* ''LightNovel/HighSchoolDXD'': [[TokenMotivationalNemesis Raynare]]. She fancies herself as a schemer who will earn her place beside the Fallen Angels' leader Azazel by stealing a valuable [[AmplifierArtifact Sacred Gear]]. She's actually a StupidEvil bully and low-level scout with next to no command authority, pases over an ''insanely'' more valuable target that she'd been directly ordered to keep an eye on, and only wins a fight because the person she was picking on [[HowDoIShootWeb didn't understand the nature of his own abilities]]. Not only does she die in a shameful display as a DirtyCoward, but Rias and her peerage are never held responsible for it. [[spoiler:In fact it's hinted Azazel would have killed her himself for her actions if he hadn't been beaten to it.]]
1st Nov '16 9:17:04 PM AzureSeas
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* Chitose Karasuma of ''LightNovel/GirlishNumber'' has only been a voice actor for a year, and done just minor roles in that period. She complains about it and she likes to think she deserves much better.
18th Oct '16 4:33:46 PM Nintendoman01
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* ''Manga/DeathNote'': While not a small name per se, [[VillainProtagonist Light Yagami]] immediately believes that he's the only one worthy of purging the world of evil and [[AGodAmI becoming god of the new world]] simply because he's the BigManOnCampus at his high school.
5th Jul '16 3:31:07 PM TheSinful
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* Chaka in ''Manga/BlackLagoon'' thinks he's a real badass for having "capped" ten people. While it makes ''some'' sense given that Japan has insanely strict gun control laws, he's talking to Revy who usually kills that many in a given episode.
3rd Jun '16 8:00:45 AM Willbyr
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* While he's a skilled football player, Natsuhiko Taki from ''{{Eyeshield 21}}'' isn't nearly as smart or as cool as he makes himself out to be.

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* While he's a skilled football player, Natsuhiko Taki from ''{{Eyeshield ''Manga/{{Eyeshield 21}}'' isn't nearly as smart or as cool as he makes himself out to be.
24th May '16 7:38:51 AM Willbyr
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* This is probably a driving point behind many of the characters in ''GashBell''. Gash himself somewhat fairly evaluates his own powers, but Kanchomé always brags about how strong he is although he almost never comes through. Most of the early antagonists that Gash faces are like this too, and end up being rudely awakened by Gash and Kiyomaro.

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* This is probably a driving point behind many of the characters in ''GashBell''.''Manga/ZatchBell''. Gash himself somewhat fairly evaluates his own powers, but Kanchomé always brags about how strong he is although he almost never comes through. Most of the early antagonists that Gash faces are like this too, and end up being rudely awakened by Gash and Kiyomaro.



* Kanaria from ''RozenMaiden'' touts herself as the smartest of all of the Maidens. Too bad all her plans seem to fail miserably.

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* Kanaria from ''RozenMaiden'' ''Manga/RozenMaiden'' touts herself as the smartest of all of the Maidens. Too bad all her plans seem to fail miserably.
9th Apr '16 11:45:06 AM Lyendith
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* Shiragami "Cool Beauty" Youko in ''Manga/MyMonsterSecret'' is a sexy, TallDarkAndHandsome expert in love. At least, if she tells you that, just quietly nod in agreement and don't tell her thatů she's not. Or find a roundabout way to say it.
26th Mar '16 5:29:07 PM Gamermaster
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* Played with in ''Manga/SoreGaSeiyuu''. Ichigo is aware that she's not famous or popular, but she is convinced that she will be.
9th Mar '16 1:03:55 PM ultimomant
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* Downplayed first and then reconstructed with Gary Oak during the original series of ''Anime/Pokemon''. He was able collect 10 gym badges (by the time Ash collected 7), always two steps ahead of Ash, and generally has better knowledge with Pokemon than Ash did in the original Kanto arc. However, he gets owned by Mewtwo, [[BreakTheHaughty and also loses in the preliminary rounds at the Indigo League (which Ash passed that part of the tournament).]] [[CharacterDevelopment Gary took the lesson with him to Johto]], and [[TookALevelInKindness took a level in maturity]]. While he lost again in the Silver Conference (this time to Ash), he [[CrowningMomentofAwesome put up a much tougher fight]], and ended with a much better ranking in that tournament.

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* Downplayed first and then reconstructed with Gary Oak during the original series of ''Anime/Pokemon''.''Anime/{{Pokemon}}''. He was able collect 10 gym badges (by the time Ash collected 7), always two steps ahead of Ash, and generally has better knowledge with Pokemon than Ash did in the original Kanto arc. However, he gets owned by Mewtwo, [[BreakTheHaughty and also loses in the preliminary rounds at the Indigo League (which Ash passed that part of the tournament).]] [[CharacterDevelopment Gary took the lesson with him to Johto]], and [[TookALevelInKindness took a level in maturity]]. While he lost again in the Silver Conference (this time to Ash), he [[CrowningMomentofAwesome put up a much tougher fight]], and ended with a much better ranking in that tournament.
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