History TemptingFate / AnimeAndManga

8th Aug '17 4:50:55 AM Dravencour
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** A rather memorable example comes from an unlucky group of soldiers. The commander of said soldiers insists that Guts reputation as a [[OneManArmy "Hundred Man Slayer"]] couldn't possibly be true, or at the very least, an exaggeration. It's not. May we also point out during this discussion, Guts is beyond a state of UnstoppableRage after finding poor Griffith in his tortured state. They didn't stand a chance.
** Even protagonist Guts pulls one of these, possibly the primate and worse one in the series. After [[spoiler: defeating Griffith in a duel, winning his freedom from the Hawks]] Guts says in his mind that he wasn't a big player in the Hawk's success and that [[WhatCouldPossiblyGoWrong Griffith would eventually get over it and the Hawks would press on]]. No, Guts. [[{{Yandere}} Griffith]] [[IfICantHaveYou did NOT]] [[DespairEventHorizon get over it]]. And the Hawks [[YouCantGoHomeAgain got into deeper]], [[FromBadToWorse and DEEPER shit]].

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** A rather memorable example comes from an unlucky group of soldiers. The commander of said soldiers insists that Guts Guts' reputation as a the [[OneManArmy "Hundred Man Slayer"]] couldn't possibly be true, or is at the very least, least an exaggeration. It's not. May we also point out that during this discussion, Guts is beyond a state of UnstoppableRage after finding poor Griffith in his tortured state. state? They didn't stand a chance.
** Even protagonist Guts pulls one of these, possibly the primate biggest and worse worst one in the series. After [[spoiler: defeating Griffith in a duel, winning his freedom from the Hawks]] Guts says in his mind that he wasn't a big player in the Hawk's success and that [[WhatCouldPossiblyGoWrong Griffith would eventually get over it and the Hawks would press on]]. No, Guts. [[{{Yandere}} Griffith]] [[IfICantHaveYou did NOT]] [[DespairEventHorizon get over it]]. And then the Hawks [[YouCantGoHomeAgain got into deeper]], [[FromBadToWorse and DEEPER shit]].
7th Apr '17 9:30:37 AM Willbyr
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* In ''ShugoChara'', [[TheHeroine Amu]] is having trouble with her one-sided (on her part) UnwantedHarem of three boys. She goes to get help from her best friend Nadeshiko, but she's not home and she meets her [[HalfIdenticalTwins twin brother]] ([[spoiler:[[WholesomeCrossdresser At least what everyone thinks...]]]]) [[DudeLooksLikeALady Nagihiko]]. Congratulations Amu, now your ImagineSpot UnwantedHarem consists of four guys.

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* In ''ShugoChara'', ''Manga/ShugoChara'', [[TheHeroine Amu]] is having trouble with her one-sided (on her part) UnwantedHarem of three boys. She goes to get help from her best friend Nadeshiko, but she's not home and she meets her [[HalfIdenticalTwins twin brother]] ([[spoiler:[[WholesomeCrossdresser At least what everyone thinks...]]]]) [[DudeLooksLikeALady Nagihiko]]. Congratulations Amu, now your ImagineSpot UnwantedHarem consists of four guys.
24th Mar '17 2:24:25 PM BcUltra1990
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** And speaking of Fate himself:
--> '''Fate:''' It would be a little boring, if it ended... just like this.
--> cue KillSat beam to the face.
16th Mar '17 7:14:24 PM nombretomado
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* Subverted at least once in ''[[NarutoTheAbridgedSeries Naruto Abridged]]''. Two ninja guards discuss their hatred of giant snakes that pop out of nowhere and kill you. Naturally, a giant snake pops out of nowhere and destroys the guard tower... next to them.

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* Subverted at least once in ''[[NarutoTheAbridgedSeries ''[[WebVideo/NarutoTheAbridgedSeries Naruto Abridged]]''. Two ninja guards discuss their hatred of giant snakes that pop out of nowhere and kill you. Naturally, a giant snake pops out of nowhere and destroys the guard tower... next to them.
12th Feb '17 12:11:37 PM EDP
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* ''Manga/SgtFrog'': In episode 16, the narrator threatens to quit if there's another SplitPersonality story. Seven episodes later, Keroro clones himself and he makes good on his word until the end of the episode.

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* ''Manga/SgtFrog'': In episode 16, the narrator threatens to quit if there's another SplitPersonality story. Seven episodes later, Keroro clones himself and he makes good on his word until the end of the episode.episode.
* In the original ''Manga/DragonBall'' Bulma, Yamcha, Oolong and Puar had relocated the Kame House to avoid being found by King Piccolo and his minions, and Oolong and Bulma quipped that now Piccolo couldn't find them anymore. Cue Tambourine, Piccolo's minion assigned to murder the martial artists, coming down from the sky to ''ask for directions for the Kame House's original location''.
17th Sep '16 12:59:17 AM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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* ''Franchise/GhostInTheShell'' rarely follows the tropes that anyone who's at least a bit GenreSavvy would see from miles away. However, an early episode of ''Anime/GhostInTheShellStandAloneComplex'' mentions that the prime minister was put in her position because she lacked the ambition to interfere with the directions of [[TheOmniscientCouncilOfVagueness the people in charge.]]

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* ''Franchise/GhostInTheShell'' rarely follows the tropes that anyone who's at least a bit GenreSavvy would see from miles away. However, an early episode of ''Anime/GhostInTheShellStandAloneComplex'' mentions that the prime minister was put in her position because she lacked the ambition to interfere with the directions of [[TheOmniscientCouncilOfVagueness the people in charge.]]
2nd Aug '16 1:48:23 PM Willbyr
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--> '''Light:''' The way things are progressing, I can't afford to be seen with Misa.
--> *cue Misa glomping him from out of nowhere*

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--> '''Light:''' The way things are progressing, I can't afford to be seen with Misa.
--> *cue
Misa.\\
*''cue
Misa glomping him from out of nowhere*nowhere''*



* ''Manga/KoufukuGraffiti'':

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* ''Manga/KoufukuGraffiti'':''Manga/GourmetGirlGraffiti'':
12th Jul '16 4:37:45 PM ecuvulle6267
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* Toward the end of various battles, characters in ''Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventure'' tend to declare victory before they've actually won. The villains do this ''a lot'', but the heroes will sometimes do it, too. You can't really blame them, because the battles were going in their favor and under normal circumstances, there's no way the opposition would win. Then suddenly, said opposition developed a clever strategy that gives them the victory. It's like a cue telling the viewers that the fights are ending and the apparent "winner" will actually lose.

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* Toward the end of various battles, characters in ''Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventure'' tend to declare victory before they've actually won. The villains do this ''a lot'', but the heroes will sometimes do it, too. You can't really blame them, because the battles were going in their favor and under normal circumstances, there's no way the opposition would win. Then suddenly, said opposition developed a clever strategy that gives them the victory. It's like a cue telling the viewers that the fights are ending and the apparent "winner" will actually lose.lose.
* ''Manga/SgtFrog'': In episode 16, the narrator threatens to quit if there's another SplitPersonality story. Seven episodes later, Keroro clones himself and he makes good on his word until the end of the episode.
23rd Jun '16 3:46:02 PM scaredinmate#94
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* In ''Anime/DarkerThanBlack'' a [[ObstructiveBureaucrat verbal bouncer]] at USA Embassy gates vehemently opposed letting a few Tokyo Police representatives to proceed on his territory with attempts to find clues about recent bombing series. At "Don't test my patience!" stage he was rudely interrupted by a loud BOOM--from the inside.
14th Jun '16 2:52:44 PM Usernumber2920
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* In Chapter 4/Episode 2 of ''Manga/PleaseTellMeGalkoChan'', Galko mentioned while spicy foods irritates her bottom, she's constipated at that point and it's OK to indulge in as much of it as she wants. Otako thinks it'd get worse when all of it eventually comes out--and Otako is right; the following day Galko's bottom is so irritated that she has problem sitting down.

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* In Chapter 4/Episode 2 of ''Manga/PleaseTellMeGalkoChan'', Galko mentioned while spicy foods irritates her bottom, she's constipated at that point and it's OK to indulge in as much of it as she wants. Otako thinks it'd get worse when all of it eventually comes out--and Otako is right; the following day Galko's bottom is so irritated that she has problem sitting down.down.
* Toward the end of various battles, characters in ''Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventure'' tend to declare victory before they've actually won. The villains do this ''a lot'', but the heroes will sometimes do it, too. You can't really blame them, because the battles were going in their favor and under normal circumstances, there's no way the opposition would win. Then suddenly, said opposition developed a clever strategy that gives them the victory. It's like a cue telling the viewers that the fights are ending and the apparent "winner" will actually lose.
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