History Supernatural / TropesMToP

26th May '16 5:27:48 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* OurAngelsAreDifferent: As Dean puts it, they're more "dicks with wings" than [[TouchedByAnAngel Roma Downey]]. Like demons, they posses (albeit willing) people in order to move about on Earth, and they can relinquish their grace and be reborn as humans.

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* OurAngelsAreDifferent: As Dean puts it, they're more "dicks with wings" than [[TouchedByAnAngel [[Series/TouchedByAnAngel Roma Downey]]. Like demons, they posses (albeit willing) people in order to move about on Earth, and they can relinquish their grace and be reborn as humans.
19th May '16 7:58:51 PM erforce
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** In Season 1, they made fun of ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}'' in "Hell House

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** In Season 1, they made fun of ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}'' ''Franchise/{{Ghostbusters}}'' in "Hell House
24th Mar '16 8:21:15 AM Morgenthaler
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* OurSoulsAreDifferent: You can sell 'em to demons (or angels!), string 'em up in Hell, and torture them! And when you need to move 'em around, [[PulpFiction a briefcase is all you'll need]] (admittedly, this was the means of soul transportation employed by Horsemen of the Apocalypse, not that of a mortal human). Humans can apparently survive without them, and simply lack emotions, empathy, and the need to sleep when lacking one. Monsters have them too, while ghosts and demons are respectively trapped and corrupted souls. Angels don't have them. Nor do Leviathans, being far older than the creation of souls.

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* OurSoulsAreDifferent: You can sell 'em to demons (or angels!), string 'em up in Hell, and torture them! And when you need to move 'em around, [[PulpFiction a briefcase is all you'll need]] need (admittedly, this was the means of soul transportation employed by Horsemen of the Apocalypse, not that of a mortal human). Humans can apparently survive without them, and simply lack emotions, empathy, and the need to sleep when lacking one. Monsters have them too, while ghosts and demons are respectively trapped and corrupted souls. Angels don't have them. Nor do Leviathans, being far older than the creation of souls.
8th Mar '16 2:34:41 PM AndreaTx
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*MenDontCry: Completely and utterly averted. Both brothers cry often throughout the series. Dean cries so routinely, and beautifully, that the fandom created the term "Single man tear" to describe his crying style.
8th Jan '16 7:18:20 PM Discar
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* OurGodsAreGreater: The series seems to be based on Henotheism - there are multiple pagan gods (who are scarily powerful but can still be defeated and killed), with the Judeo-Christian Creator God as the one that is actually omnipotent but [[HaveYouSeenMyGod inaccessible]]. Appropriately enough "WordOfGod" confirms ''Literature/AmericanGods'' was a major influence on ''Supernatural'', so it likely works on similar rules. Therefore, Kali and Ganesh were simply versions of the gods brought over by settlers. In America, a largely Christian country, an Judeo-Christian angel is more powerful. Had the fight taken place in India, it would have been a different result.

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* OurGodsAreGreater: OurGodsAreDifferent: The series seems to be based on Henotheism - there are multiple pagan gods (who are scarily powerful but can still be defeated and killed), with the Judeo-Christian Creator God as the one that is actually omnipotent but [[HaveYouSeenMyGod inaccessible]]. Appropriately enough "WordOfGod" confirms ''Literature/AmericanGods'' was a major influence on ''Supernatural'', so it likely works on similar rules. Therefore, Kali and Ganesh were simply versions of the gods brought over by settlers. In America, a largely Christian country, an Judeo-Christian angel is more powerful. Had the fight taken place in India, it would have been a different result.
19th Nov '15 3:39:01 PM jormis29
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* PrisonDimension: Purgatory mainly functions as the afterlife for all the monster souls in the universe. However, the Grim Reaper later reveals that it was originally build by God as a prison to prevent the primordial Leviathans, God's first beasts, from eating the rest of creation.

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* PrisonDimension: Purgatory mainly functions as the afterlife for all the monster souls in the universe. However, the Grim Reaper later reveals that it was originally build built by God as a prison to prevent the primordial Leviathans, God's first beasts, from eating the rest of creation.
12th Nov '15 5:21:07 PM nombretomado
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** In season 6, there's a vampire named "[[RobertPattinson Robert]]" and the teenage girl named "[[Creator/KristenStewart Kristen]]", as well as a series of totally-not-''Literature/{{Twilight}}'' books that Sam and Dean [[YourVampiresSuck rip the living bejeezus out of]]. The episode is (brilliantly) titled "Live Free or Twihard".

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** In season 6, there's a vampire named "[[RobertPattinson "[[Creator/RobertPattinson Robert]]" and the teenage girl named "[[Creator/KristenStewart Kristen]]", as well as a series of totally-not-''Literature/{{Twilight}}'' books that Sam and Dean [[YourVampiresSuck rip the living bejeezus out of]]. The episode is (brilliantly) titled "Live Free or Twihard".
28th Sep '15 12:52:00 PM NoxArtemis
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* {{Mundanger}}: The series has featured a couple of these: a CannibalClan in "The Benders" (named after a real-life cannibal family nicknamed The Bloody Benders) and feral children in "Family Remains".

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* {{Mundanger}}: The series has featured a couple of these: a CannibalClan in "The Benders" (named after a real-life cannibal family nicknamed The Bloody Benders) and Benders), feral children in "Family Remains". Remains", and a pair of psycho social pariahs in "#thinman".
10th Sep '15 6:40:27 AM Morgenthaler
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Supernatural/TropeBasedEpisodes | Supernatural/TropesAToD | Supernatural/TropesEToL | '''Tropes M To P''' | Supernatural/TropesQToZ | [[YMMV/{{Supernatural}} YMMV]] | [[ShoutOut/{{Supernatural}} Shout Outs]]

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Supernatural/TropeBasedEpisodes | Supernatural/TropesAToD | Supernatural/TropesEToL | '''Tropes M To P''' | Supernatural/TropesQToZ | [[YMMV/{{Supernatural}} YMMV]] | [[ShoutOut/{{Supernatural}} Shout Outs]]



* MakeAWish: The episode "Wishful Thinking" features a working wishing well.



%%* MindControl: "Simon Said"



%%* MonsterClown: "Everybody Loves a Clown" and "Plucky Pennywhistle's Magical Menagerie".



* {{Necromantic}}: Shows up in a season 2 episode by way of an ancient Greek resurrection spell.

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* {{Necromantic}}: Shows up in a season 2 episode episode, "Children Shouldn't Play With Dead Things", by way of an ancient Greek resurrection spell.


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%%* NostalgiaHeaven: "Dark Side of the Moon"
18th Aug '15 8:41:57 AM Morgenthaler
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* PrisonDimension: Purgatory mainly functions as the afterlife for all the monster souls in the universe. However, the Grim Reaper later reveals that it was originally build by God as a prison to prevent the primordial Leviathans, God's first beasts, from eating the rest of creation.
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