DiscardedYKTTW Extended Name Basis YKTTW Discussion
|Extended Name Basis|
Full Name Basis, plus a formal title.
John Smith, Harvester of Souls. Hal Jordan, Green Lantern. Sometimes a Full-Name Basis just isn't enough, and one has to go the extra mile, and add a title onto the end. This often results in Names to Run Away From Really Fast, since it is assumed that one with such a title has probably earned it with the acquisition of vast power. See also Try to Fit THAT on a Business Card!.
- In The Slayers, Lina Inverse is often given colorful titles in addition to her name, such as Lina Inverse the Dragon Spooker, Lina Inverse the Bandit Slayer, and Lina Inverse the Enemy of All Who Live.
- Shakugan no Shana has Denizens and Flame Hazes, both of which go by this naming system.
- Final Fantasy XII has Espers, with names like Mateus, the Corrupt. Each of these has an extended backstory.