History YMMV / FullMetalPanic

16th Sep '17 2:28:45 AM Lyvanskarox
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** Gates taunting Yu Fan with the corpse of her sister.
6th Sep '17 4:58:53 AM Lyvanskarox
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** Mr. Gates (aka Mister Kallium), Gauron's successor and head of Amalgam's Execution Squad, is [[AxCrazy even crazier]] than his predecessor. In his first appearance, he shoves a man out of a helicopter for questioning his predictions about how a battle may have progressed, has all his former allies slaughtered, then has a FreakOut and kills the men who did it. He later tries to ambush the heroes and kill them, using an attack in a public place as a way to draw them out. He's a truly warped sexual predator as well; he's heavily implied to be taking advantage of teenage girls Yu Fan and Yu Lan, admits to being [[ILoveTheDead a necrophiliac,]] and is seen masturbating to images of kittens and squirrels. A spectacularly BadBoss, he drowns one of his men in a pool for bringing him bad news. In the Season 2 finale, after Leonard Tesstarossa has killed one of the twins, Gates uses her corpse as part of a puppet show to taunt the surviving twin, whom he then murders, before making his final assault on Mithril.

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** [[PsychopathicManchild Mr. Gates (aka Gates,]] aka [[BadBoss Mister Kallium), Kallium]], Gauron's successor and head of Amalgam's Execution Squad, is [[AxCrazy even crazier]] than his predecessor. In his first appearance, he shoves a man out of a helicopter for questioning his predictions about how a battle may have progressed, has all his former allies slaughtered, then has a FreakOut and kills the men who did it. He later tries to ambush the heroes and kill them, using an attack in a public place as a way to draw them out. He's a truly warped sexual predator as well; he's heavily implied to be taking advantage of teenage girls Yu Fan and Yu Lan, admits to being [[ILoveTheDead a necrophiliac,]] and is seen masturbating to images of kittens and squirrels. A spectacularly BadBoss, he drowns one of his men in a pool for bringing him bad news. In the Season 2 finale, after Leonard Tesstarossa has killed one of the twins, Gates uses her corpse as part of a puppet show to taunt the surviving twin, whom he then murders, before making his final assault on Mithril.
31st Jul '17 5:04:17 PM KOman
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** Kaname is one of the more violent {{Tsundere}}s out there; is her aggression justified with how outright dangerous Sousuke can be in mundane situations, or does it make her obnoxious?
4th Jan '17 2:12:53 PM AmbarSonofDeshar
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** Seina getting Kugayama to pilot the Behemoth by telling the kid, who thinks she's his sister, that she'll be nothing to her if he doesn't.

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** Seina getting Kugayama to pilot the Behemoth by telling the kid, who thinks she's his sister, that she'll he'll be nothing to her if he doesn't.
13th Nov '16 2:42:34 AM Ominae
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* HarsherInHindsight: Chris Patton and Mike Kleinhenz played ex-COSMOS child soldier Yu Ominae and Fatman in the Spriggan OVA. Here they play Sousuke and Kalinin. [[spoiler:It becomes more painful that Sousuke finds out that Kalinin has gone rogue and has to face that fact that he needed to fight him.]]
24th Sep '16 9:06:46 PM Isaac_Heller
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** Tessa and Kaname even share some Les Yay moments occasionally, despite being rivals for Sousuke's affections.
17th Sep '16 8:08:19 PM Isaac_Heller
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* TheScrappy: Leonard Tessarossa. Sure, he was made out to be a (relatively) "honorable," NobleDemon whose intentions, [[KnightTemplar extreme as they may be]], could be considered grander and more for the greater good than anything {{So|ciopathicHero}}usuke [[TheStoic would care for]]. However, his cockiness and InsufferableGenius, along with his superiority complex have earned him great ire among fandom. He ''especially'' gets flak after manhandling Kaname and {{brainwash|ed}}ing her, causing her to become an angsting DamselInDistress. And interestingly enough, being a PrettyBoy seemed to actually work ''against'' him, as numerous people have taken to despising him for being a SissyVillain, calling him "[[FanNickname Leotard]]". The funniest part is that he's ''supposed'' to be the [[UnintentionallyUnsympathetic most sympathetic]] villain that the series has (seeing how Gauron and Gates are [[AxCrazy psychotic]], insane pedophiles), yet he appears to be the most hated.

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* TheScrappy: Leonard Tessarossa.Testarossa. Sure, he was made out to be a (relatively) "honorable," NobleDemon whose intentions, [[KnightTemplar extreme as they may be]], could be considered grander and more for the greater good than anything {{So|ciopathicHero}}usuke [[TheStoic would care for]]. However, his cockiness and InsufferableGenius, along with his superiority complex have earned him great ire among fandom. He ''especially'' gets flak after manhandling Kaname and {{brainwash|ed}}ing her, causing her to become an angsting DamselInDistress. And interestingly enough, being a PrettyBoy seemed to actually work ''against'' him, as numerous people have taken to despising him for being a SissyVillain, calling him "[[FanNickname Leotard]]". The funniest part is that he's ''supposed'' to be the [[UnintentionallyUnsympathetic most sympathetic]] villain that the series has (seeing how Gauron and Gates are [[AxCrazy psychotic]], insane pedophiles), yet he appears to be the most hated.
17th Sep '16 8:05:23 PM Isaac_Heller
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* LesYay (Mao has actually groped Tessa's breasts and spends an inordinate amount of time with her, often while inebriated, naked, and in a sexually charged mood.)

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* LesYay (Mao Mao has actually groped Tessa's breasts and spends an inordinate amount of time with her, often while inebriated, naked, and in a sexually charged mood.)



*** StoicWoobie: Sousuke, particularly when considering his backstory.
*** JerkassWoobie: Xia Yu Fan and Xia Yu Lan.

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*** ** StoicWoobie: Sousuke, particularly when considering his backstory.
*** ** JerkassWoobie: Xia Yu Fan and Xia Yu Lan.
17th Sep '16 8:04:32 PM Isaac_Heller
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** Tessa gets this to an extent, as fans are split between loving her for being an adorable klutz with some great moments of badass, and hating the inappropriate, borderline-stalkerish way she persues Sosuke.
*** ''The Second Raid'' only made things worse; the storyline kicks off with Tessa ending Sosuke's bodyguard mission, denying him permission to explain or say goodbye to his friends, and then reaming him out in a debriefing, seemingly entirely because of her jealousy towards Kaname and frustration at Sosuke's lack of response -- all of which leads to Sosuke suffering a HeroicBSOD and subsequently deserting Mithril briefly.

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** Tessa gets this to an extent, as fans are split between loving her for being an adorable klutz with some great moments of badass, and hating the inappropriate, borderline-stalkerish way she persues pursues Sosuke.
*** ''The Second Raid'' only made things worse; the storyline kicks off with Tessa ending Sosuke's bodyguard mission, denying him permission to explain or say goodbye to his friends, and then reaming him out in a debriefing, seemingly entirely because of her jealousy towards Kaname and frustration at Sosuke's lack of response -- all of which leads to Sosuke suffering a HeroicBSOD and subsequently deserting Mithril briefly. Eventually Tessa sees reason and improves, but some fans have a hard time letting this one go.



* TheWoobie: Believe it or not, one of the background stories turns ''Sousuke'' into this.
** More like an StoicWoobie actually.

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* TheWoobie: Believe it or not, one of the background stories turns ''Sousuke'' into this.
** More like an StoicWoobie actually.
Both Kaname and Tessa on a few occasions.
*** StoicWoobie: Sousuke, particularly when considering his backstory.
14th Jul '16 2:28:24 PM Anddrix
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* BaseBreaker: There is no middle ground when it comes to people's feelings toward [[BigBad Gauron]]. They either love him for being a [[AxCrazy psychotic]] StalkerWithACrush that [[NoOneCouldSurviveThat just won't die]], or hate him for being a [[ForTheEvulz shallow villain]] that doesn't have a grander purpose in life.

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* BaseBreaker: BaseBreakingCharacter:
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There is no middle ground when it comes to people's feelings toward [[BigBad Gauron]]. They either love him for being a [[AxCrazy psychotic]] StalkerWithACrush that [[NoOneCouldSurviveThat just won't die]], or hate him for being a [[ForTheEvulz shallow villain]] that doesn't have a grander purpose in life.
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