Jackie Chan's niece, who, after being accidentally banished to a weird pocket dimension, is turned back into her Queen of the Shadowkhan persona (though she still retains her personality) by a being named "The Cackler" and thrown into the Teen Titans world, where she ends up joining the HIVE school for villains (although not willingly). Her primary concern is how to get back home.
Achilles' Heel: As part of her transformation, the three talismans Jade was carrying ended up attached to her body, and hitting or trying to remove them cause her a lot of pain.
Anti-Villain: Type IV. She's a villain in name only, and would like to defect to the Titans.
Baleful Polymorph: Is briefly turned into a monkey by Mumbo, as well as the Cackler turning her back into her Shadowkhan form.
Be Careful What You Wish For: Thinks that her current situation is a result of her wishing for her life to be more adventurous back in her own world.
Berserk Button: After her transformation and arrival in the TT universe, the stress of her situation and all the work she's doing at the HIVE has given her a number of these.
Genre Savvy: Partly due her other adventures, partly due to her knowledge of comics.
Girls with Moustaches: When Jade tries to use a potion to try and regrow her eyebrows after a failed spell fried them off, she gets one.
Gratuitous Japanese: Jade tends to slip into this when under duress. Presumably, this is due to the influence of her Shadowkhan side, seeing as she herself is Chinese.
Groin Attack: Jade suggests this to Starfire when they're pummeling Mumbo.
And she does it to the Master of Games later on.
Guile Hero: Jade is intelligent and cunning, just like in canon.
Hero with Bad Publicity: Due to her short temper during her interactions with the Titans and the random Jerk Ass civilians of Jump City, Jade ends up being labeled a public threat. And matters aren't helped any by her having to pretend to be a villain so that the HIVE doesn't kill her.
Kung-Fu Wizard: As she points out, she's skilled in both magic and martial arts.
Laser-Guided Amnesia: After she ends up in the TT universe, Jade forgets running into the Cackler in his realm.
Laser-Guided Karma: She lampshades this after BB hits her with an onion, thinking that it was karma for enjoying it so much when it happened to Tarakudo (though, as she quickly points out, he had it coming).
Loss of Identity: Jade fears that she's becoming less and less like her old self. This only gets worse when she speaks with the Queen, who points out how comfortable she's become with some of the changes she's undergone.
Luminescent Blush: When Jinx has to help her put on her new costume for the first time, she blushed so much it was almost neon against her skin.
Magic Versus Technology: The source of her rivalry with Gizmo (and him being a jerk). Having to share a lab with him doesn't exactly help either.
Mundane Utility: Has used the Pig to heat up a potion on at least one occasion.
My God, What Have I Done?: She freaks out when Kitten pushes her too far with her insults and blasts her with the Dragon Talisman, and is understandably mortified when she realizes that Kitten wasn'tMade of Iron, and briefly worries that she killed her (she didn't).
No Sell: During the period where she's magically aged into an adult, she's shown to shrug off things like a full force attack from a Green Lantern Ring and taking a baseball bat to the head (which breaks the bat).
"Yeah, because you stack the deck. And brag about beating up a girl who has already fought hard while you sit on the sidelines. I know real badasses, and you don't even come close to the list," Zhu Chan taunted.
"Enough of your impudence!" he commanded, firing a starbolt at her. She burst it with an optic blast.
"Sloppy. You may have a lot of power, but you didn't earn it. They may not have been smart, but at least they know their own power, idiot," Jade shook her head.
Why Did It Have to Be Snakes?: There's an odd variation here, in that Jade was apparently traumatized by the experience the last time she was turned into a monkey, so she's understandably freaked out when it happens again.
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Cruel to Be Kind: Knocks out the aged-up Jade with a baseball bat when the latter is drunkly singing loudly in the HIVE's bar, because the alternative is the other annoyed patrons paying Gadjo to shut her up.
Girls with Moustaches: When Jinx laughs when Jade's attempt to regrow her singed-off eyebrows gives her one, Jade throws the potion in her face, causing the bad luck witch to get one nearly reaching her shoulders!
Combat Sadomasochist/Too Kinky to Torture: He gets electrocuted by Susano during the entrance exam fight, and laughs through it, and when he's later thrown into the Pit for a week, Mammoth comments that probably the only reason he doesn't break out early is because whatever goes on in there, he probably enjoys it.
Fantastic Racism: Seems to hate Jade primarily because she's part Oni now. Though considering he's on a team with what seems to be a demon and a ghost, it may be just another way to let out his chronic rudeness.
Politically Incorrect Villain: Has a habit of forcing female heroes (and villains) to be his assistants. During their battle, he changes Jinx's outfit to a classical magician's assistant outfit, which Jinx herself says is harassment.
The Master of Games
A being from another dimension who gather a number of female villains (and Raven) for a tournament, for his own ends.
All Your Powers Combined: Like his canon counterpart, his plan for the Tournament of Villainesses was to absorb the powers of the losers.
How Do I Shoot Web: As Jade lampshades in her "The Reason You Suck" Speech, saying that while the female villains he stole the powers of may not have been that smart in some regards, they at least knew how to use their own powers effectively. The fact that she and Raven were able to win against him despite all the powers he had proves her point.
Jerkass Genie: Offers a wish to the winner of the Tournament, but later reveals the wish was merely returning the winner home safely.
Fountain of Youth: Is temporarily turned back into a child by Jade stealing his age, but is returned to normal when Jade gets tired of being an adult and reverses the process.
Arch-Enemy: Jade declared Beast Boy hers after he nailed her with an onion.
Meta Guy: Thinks that having an archnemesis makes him cooler.
Politically Incorrect Hero: Has shown shades of political incorrectness at some points. Notable occasions include him referring to Jade as a midget (the other Titans lampshade this), saying glowing red eyes are a sign of evil (Jade denies it, points out that Cyborg's robot eye is red and he isn't evil), and saying Jade should have some sympathy for Mumbo because they are both blue-skinned magic users (which she points out doesn't make sense, saying it's like saying BB is the Martian Manhunter's nephew, and accuses him of racial profiling). Though, to be fair, he did catch himself on that last one when he saw Jade's angry look.
Dark Is Not Evil: Repeatedly points out that she's not a villain and shouldn't be in the tournament.
Friendly Enemy: Towards Jade and to a lesser extent Jinx at the end of the Tournament of Villainesses.
A mysterious entity Jade meets in a strange pocket dimension, who turns her back into a Shadowkhan and sends her to the Teen Titans universe, for as yet unclear reasons.
Arch-Enemy: Apparently has one, but we know even less about him than we do about this guy.
Bigger Bad: Possibly. He instigates the plot, and definitely gives off an antagonistic vibe, but not much is known about him yet.
Hidden Agenda Villain: As stated above, it's unclear why he transformed and banished Jade, but the guy's definitely antagonistic.
Jerkass Has a Point: Jade is forced to admit that she has become rather used to some of the changes she's gone through, like her new Extreme Omnivore diet, but this only makes her more motivated to find a way to stop the Queen's plan.
Necessary Evil: According to herself, it's her that makes Jade to break the rules, even if it's for a good purpose.