History YMMV / Fables

4th Apr '17 12:47:36 AM GroLor
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** The {{spinoff}} novel ''Peter And Max'': [[TheSociopath Max Piper]] is consumed by his desire for power and his [[ItsAllAboutMe unbelievable narcissism]]. When the Homelands are invaded by the Adversary's forces, Max murders other survivors for supplies. Hungering for revenge [[CainAndAbel against his brother Peter]] for inheriting the family flute Frost, Max goes out of his way to torment him. among Max's atrocities, he cripples Peter's wife Bo Peep to hurt Peter. Max travels across the land while spreading chaos and destruction, even casting a spell to sterilize the entire Fable race. In his most famous act, Max [[WouldHurtAChild steals the children of towns]] that refuse to pay him for his services and uses them to [[HumanSacrifice pay off bargains]] to dark powers he has made, adding "the little brats didn't die happy."

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** The {{spinoff}} novel ''Peter And Max'': [[TheSociopath Max Piper]] is consumed by his desire for power and his [[ItsAllAboutMe unbelievable narcissism]]. When the Homelands are invaded by the Adversary's forces, Max murders other survivors for supplies. Hungering for revenge [[CainAndAbel against his brother Peter]] for inheriting the family flute Frost, Max goes out of his way to torment him. among Max's atrocities, he cripples Peter's him, doing things like crippling his wife Bo Peep to hurt Peter.Peep. Max travels across the land while spreading chaos and destruction, even casting a spell to sterilize the entire Fable race. In his most famous act, Max [[WouldHurtAChild steals the children of towns]] that refuse to pay him for his services and uses them to [[HumanSacrifice pay off bargains]] to dark powers he has made, adding "the little brats didn't die happy."
15th Jan '17 11:09:46 PM DustSnitch
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* AlternateCharacterInterpretation: Bigby is a very divisive and controversial figure. Some perceive his treatment as a glorification and rationalisation for an amoral savage thrill-killing callous cannibalistic social-Darwinist VillainProtagonist, that represents the absolutely worst that real life humanity has to offer, whereas others simply see him as a BadAss or a responsible family man.

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* AlternateCharacterInterpretation: Bigby is a very divisive and controversial figure. Some perceive his treatment as a glorification and rationalisation for an amoral savage thrill-killing callous cannibalistic social-Darwinist VillainProtagonist, that represents the absolutely worst that real life humanity has to offer, whereas others simply see him as a BadAss badass or a responsible family man.
15th Jan '17 11:09:21 PM DustSnitch
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** Reynard Fox plays a big role in some of the first issues as a cunning {{Badass}} of great help to Snow White and the Fable Community. After the Revolution arc is over with however, he gets reduced to a background character for the rest of the series.

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** Reynard Fox plays a big role in some of the first issues as a cunning {{Badass}} badass of great help to Snow White and the Fable Community. After the Revolution arc is over with however, he gets reduced to a background character for the rest of the series.
10th Jan '17 11:14:57 PM BatmanKalEl
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** With ''Series/OnceUponATime'' due to both having the initial high-concept of "fairy tale characters trapped in the modern world". However, this was mostly in the run-up to ''Once Upon A Time'' being first broadcast, it dropped quite a lot when the first few episodes of the TV show made it clear how significantly different the actual plots and styles of the works were. Despite this, many Fables' fans still blame ''Once Upon A Time'' for being the main reason why the comics hasn't been adapted to another media yet.

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** With ''Series/OnceUponATime'' due to both having the initial high-concept of "fairy tale characters trapped in the modern world". However, this was mostly in the run-up to ''Once Upon A Time'' being first broadcast, it dropped quite a lot when the first few episodes of the TV show made it clear how significantly different the actual plots and styles of the works were. Despite this, many Fables' fans still blame ''Once Upon A Time'' for being the main reason why the comics ''Fables'' hasn't been adapted to another media yet.
9th Jan '17 10:56:14 AM BatmanKalEl
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** With ''Series/OnceUponATime'' due to both having the initial high-concept of "fairy tale characters trapped in the modern world". However, this was mostly in the run-up to ''Once Upon A Time'' being first broadcast, it dropped quite a lot when the first few episodes of the TV show made it clear how significantly different the actual plots and styles of the works were. Despite this, many Fables' fans still blame ''Once Upon A Time'' for being the main reason why the comics hasn't been adapted to Television or cinema yet.

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** With ''Series/OnceUponATime'' due to both having the initial high-concept of "fairy tale characters trapped in the modern world". However, this was mostly in the run-up to ''Once Upon A Time'' being first broadcast, it dropped quite a lot when the first few episodes of the TV show made it clear how significantly different the actual plots and styles of the works were. Despite this, many Fables' fans still blame ''Once Upon A Time'' for being the main reason why the comics hasn't been adapted to Television or cinema another media yet.
2nd Jan '17 9:22:35 PM BatmanKalEl
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** With ''Series/OnceUponATime'' due to both having the initial high-concept of "fairy tale characters trapped in the modern world". However, this was mostly in the run-up to ''Once Upon A Time'' being first broadcast, it dropped quite a lot when the first few episodes of the TV show made it clear how significantly different the actual plots and styles of the works were. Despite this, many Fable fans still blame OUAT for being the main reason why the comics hasn't been adapted to Televsion or cinema yet.

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** With ''Series/OnceUponATime'' due to both having the initial high-concept of "fairy tale characters trapped in the modern world". However, this was mostly in the run-up to ''Once Upon A Time'' being first broadcast, it dropped quite a lot when the first few episodes of the TV show made it clear how significantly different the actual plots and styles of the works were. Despite this, many Fable Fables' fans still blame OUAT ''Once Upon A Time'' for being the main reason why the comics hasn't been adapted to Televsion Television or cinema yet.
2nd Jan '17 9:20:59 PM BatmanKalEl
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** With ''Series/OnceUponATime'' due to both having the initial high-concept of "fairy tale characters trapped in the modern world". However, this was mostly in the run-up to ''Once Upon A Time'' being first broadcast, it dropped quite a lot when the first few episodes of the TV show made it clear how significantly different the actual plots and styles of the works were.

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** With ''Series/OnceUponATime'' due to both having the initial high-concept of "fairy tale characters trapped in the modern world". However, this was mostly in the run-up to ''Once Upon A Time'' being first broadcast, it dropped quite a lot when the first few episodes of the TV show made it clear how significantly different the actual plots and styles of the works were. Despite this, many Fable fans still blame OUAT for being the main reason why the comics hasn't been adapted to Televsion or cinema yet.
5th Nov '16 7:30:12 AM backpack
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** For much of the series Bigby maintains his status under the General Amnesty via generous LoopholeAbuse. Notably, he swears to kill numerous people, but then declares his vengeance suspended until some unknown later time. It seems like those Fables would have been obvious targets when he CameBackWrong. Instead, he's [[spoiler: BrainwashedAndCrazy.]]


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* UnintentionallySympathetic: If you're pro-choice Frau Totenkinder ([[CompleteMonster at least after her backstory]]) probably comes across as somewhere between a PragmaticHero, RetiredMonster, and OnlySaneMan. Particularly when you consider that everyone in Fabletown would likely be dead a dozen times over if she'd lost her power.
17th Oct '16 8:06:43 AM Lancelot07
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* SeasonalRot: The last three-four issues or so were considered by many to not be as equally strong as the rest of the series.
14th Oct '16 2:23:43 AM LondonKdS
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** In a meta example, with ''Series/OnceUponATime''.

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** In With ''Series/OnceUponATime'' due to both having the initial high-concept of "fairy tale characters trapped in the modern world". However, this was mostly in the run-up to ''Once Upon A Time'' being first broadcast, it dropped quite a meta example, with ''Series/OnceUponATime''.lot when the first few episodes of the TV show made it clear how significantly different the actual plots and styles of the works were.
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