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[[caption-width-right:300:Glorianna]]
[[http://glorianna.thecomicseries.com/ Glorianna]] is a fantasy/sci-fi comic created by J. Kevin Carrier. It began as a series of self-published minicomics in 1991, and began appearing as a webcomic in 2007. Glorianna is a sword-wielding mercenary, wandering a post-apocalyptic world seeking fortune and adventure.
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!! Glorianna contains examples of:
* ActionGirl: Glorianna.
* AmazonBrigade: The priestesses of Ojhal in "Steel".
* AndNowYouMustMarryMe: Glorianna is forced to marry Portai in "Children of Woe".
* AppeaseTheVolcanoGod: in "The Halls of the Mountain King".
* AristocratsAreEvil: Vasgor, Lord Claughmoore, Duke Ludwig.
* BittersweetEnding: Most storylines feature this.
* BodyguardBabes: Glorianna sometimes gets hired as one.
* BrokenBird: Glorianna is prone to melancholy, when she's not fighting or carousing.
* ChainmailBikini: Her garb of choice.
* TheCharmer: Jandar, Glori's occasional ally / foil / lover.
* ConsequenceCombo: Glorianna is told that she will "never know peace" until she finds her mysterious twin.
* DarkAndTroubledPast: Glori sometimes alludes to her difficult childhood.
* EvilChancellor: Vasgor, in "The Conscience of the King"
* FantasyKitchenSink: Ninjas, dragons, vampires, you name it.
* FishOutOfTemporalWater: Glorianna travels to the 21st century in "Time Past" and "The Replacement Killer".
* FortuneTeller: Valangia, the oracle who tells Glorianna that she has a twin out in the world somewhere.
* GentleGiant: Gith
* JumpedAtTheCall: Glori was happy for an excuse to leave the backwater village she grew up in.
* LongLostRelative: [[spoiler:Hope, Glori's abandoned daughter]].
* OpeningScroll: The strip begins with one of these.
* PuppetKing: Arven, in "The Conscience of the King".
* RaisedByOrcs: [[spoiler:Glorianna's daughter Hope, whom she left in the care of an Ojhal priestess]].
* ReallyGetsAround: Glorianna has, shall we say, intimacy issues.
* RoyalBrat: Princess Nemi in "The Conscience of the King", though eventually she becomes [[spoiler:a PoliticallyActivePrincess]].
* ScavengerWorld: Leftover bits of the 21st century are everywhere, though mostly in ruins.
* SmallSecludedWorld: "The Halls of the Mountain King".
* {{Stripperiffic}}: A lot of the costumes fall into this category, male and female.
* WalkingShirtlessScene: Portai, Gith, Thanaktos, the Mountain King, et. al.
* WalkingTheEarth: Glorianna is constantly on the move, looking for mercenary jobs, questing for her twin, and avoiding lasting relationships.
* YouMeanXmas: In "Solstice", Glori gets an inspirational message from an unidentified jolly fat man.