Created By: shiro_okami on September 29, 2012 Last Edited By: shiro_okami on September 29, 2012

Character Power Balance

New suptrope for character archetypes built from Necessary Drawback.

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Born out of the rewrite of Competitive Balance as per the TRS thread.

While Competitive Balance refers to character stats in video games, this trope refers to a character's physical power expressed in terms of force, toughness, or speed.

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Community Feedback Replies: 2
  • September 29, 2012
    I think a better name would involve the "triangle" or "trinity" of force, toughness, and speed. Character Power Balance seems pretty ambiguous if you're just referring to those three.
  • September 29, 2012
    I think this is a bit premature. We're still arguing about whether or not the "trinity" is even valid.