Page Action: Involuntary Shapeshifting
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is defined as:
- Character posesses some manner of Shape Shifting ability.
- Character is unable to control when and where their transformations occur.
- Their transformations are a recurring event within the series.
However, it is frequently potholed as a Stock Phrase
for any and all forms of transformations being forced upon an unwilling subject, regardless of whether it's a character ability and/or a recurring event. We already have tropes for that — Baleful Polymorph
, Transformation Ray
, Fisher Kingdom
, Mode Lock
, Karmic Transformation
Stratadrake did a rough cleanup of the wicks and documented approximately 50% misuse
of the trope in related articles.
This issue has been resolved and voting is closed.
+12 (yeas:15 nays:3) -6 (yeas:2 nays:8)
Take no further action
Pro: The cleanup has already been finished, we can just call the issue complete.
Con: Given that the trope already
saw significant misuse, future misuse may still be a concern.
-9 (yeas:1 nays:10)
Find a different name for the article
- Standard rename proposal, requires Alternate Names crowner for possibilities.
Total number: 3. Number shown: 3.
Total number of votes: 39