Tropes associated with Wildwing:
- Authority Equals Asskicking: He is so far the only Duck able to go toe-to-toe with Dragaunus and win.
- Awesome McCoolname
- Big Brother Instinct: He flat-out refused to join up with Canard unless Nosedive could go with them.
- The Chains of Commanding: WildWing takes the responsibility of leadership very seriously.
- Cool Mask: The mask of Drake DuCaine. Also counts as a Mask of Power due to all of its abilities.
- Foolish Sibling, Responsible Sibling: The responsible to Nosedive's foolish.
- Guilt Complex: He is very bad with this some times. Especially when it comes to former team leader Canard.
- Heroic BSOD: After Canard's Heroic Sacrifice.
- Heroic Spirit: It's why he's a Determinator.
- Heterosexual Life-Partners: With Canard.
- Indy Ploy: WildWing has shown that he's tactically smart, as well as physically strong.
- Genius Bruiser: One of the reason's he's such a great leader.
- The Leader
- No-Holds-Barred Beatdown: He hands Dragaunus a few of these.
- Nerves of Steel: Captured by the enemy, trapped with no way out? For WildWing, that's business as usual.
- A Protagonist Shall Lead Them
- Standardized Leader: One of the most basic, stripped-down versions.
- The Stoic
- Stone Wall: He's the team goalie, and even Canard has said that he can take anything Dragaunus could throw at him.
- Took a Level in Badass: Once he put on the mask for the first time.
- Weapon of Choice: A Puck Launcher on his left gauntlet.
Tropes associated with Nosedive:
- Annoying Younger Sibling: Nosedive definitely has his moments, to both WildWing and the rest of the team.
- Ascended Fanboy: Sorta, he's a big comic book geek who happens to be a superhero himself.
- Butt Monkey
- Crouching Moron, Hidden Badass: Although he can always kick butt with the best of them, his skills are still in need of a little improving.
- Foolish Sibling, Responsible Sibling: The foolish to WildWing's responsible.
- Fragile Speedster
- Friend to All Children / One of the Kids: He gets along well with Buzz Blitzman, Thrash, and Mooky, the kids that work at the comic book store.
- Friend to All Living Things: He befriends and takes care of the baby alien in the episode "Bringing Down Baby."
- Genre Savvy
- Hidden Depths
- Kid-Appeal Character
- Medium Awareness / No Fourth Wall: He most often jabs at the "Fourth Wall."
- Red Oni, Blue Oni: The red to Grin's blue.
- The Slacker
- Surfer Dude
- Weapon of Choice: Puck Blaster.
Tropes associated with Duke:
- The Atoner
- Chivalrous Pervert: Though less offensive than most.
- Cool Sword: Duke wields a both an energy blade and later the magical "Star Sword" given to him by Borg.
- Dark and Troubled Past: He was once the leader of a gang called the "Brotherhood of the Blade."
- Deadpan Snarker
- Eyepatch of Power: He wears an eye patch, possibly as a result of his past as a thief."Hey take it easy, you can put someone's eye out with one of that thing, I should know."
- Gentleman Snarker
- Gentleman Thief: Until his...
- The Lancer
- Lightning Bruiser: He's very fast and a proficient swordsman as well.
- Loveable Rogue
- Master Swordsman
- Purple Is Powerful: His outfit is purple, and he's very skilled in combat.
- Punny Name
- Reformed Criminal: Stopped stealing in order to help the resistance against the Saurians.
- Weapon of Choice: A golden sword called a saber.
Tropes associated with Mallory:
- Action Girl
- Alliterative Name
- Boisterous Bruiser: A rare female example.
- Brains and Brawn: The Brawn to Tanya's Brains.
- Bruiser with a Soft Center: When it comes to her fan Buzz Blitzman.
- Cool Big Sis: Acts as one to Buzz.
- Deadpan Snarker: Despite being dedicated to following protocol, she definitely isn't shy about being sassy.
- Defrosting Ice Queen
- Fiery Red Head
- Fingerless Gloves: She wears one on her right hand.
- Hair-Trigger Temper: She's usually the first to suggest shooting something or blowing it up.
- Lady of War: With guns instead of swords.
- Purple Is Powerful: She wears a purple outfit and is very capable in combat.
- Red Oni, Blue Oni: The red to Tanya's blue.
- She Cleans Up Nicely: The end of the episode "A Traitor Among Us" proves this in spades.
- Space Marine: Her former carrier.
- Weapon of Choice: Shes well-learned in her home world's version of martial arts, though most of the time she's happy with using a Puck Blaster.
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Tropes associated with Tanya:
- Action Girl: Not as much as Mallory, but she can hold her own in a fight.
- Badass Bookworm
- Brains and Brawn: The Brains to Mallory's Brawn.
- Embarrassing Middle Name: Which is why it's in spoiler text.
- Gadgeteer Genius
- Glasses Girl
- Lovable Nerd
- Ms. Fixit: She can fix just about anything.
- MacGyvering: She often has to resort to this.
- The Medic: Tanya seems to be the only member of the team with any kind of medical talent.
- Combat Medic: She's also pretty proficient in battle.
- No Fourth Wall: She and Nosedive are the ones who most often break the fourth wall.
- Omnidisciplinary Scientist: She's a specialist at just about every kind of science.
- Pink Means Feminine: Her glasses covey this.
- Red Oni, Blue Oni: The blue to Mallory's red.
- The Smart Girl
- Techno Wizard
- Weapon of Choice: Omnitool.
- Why Did It Have To Be Dinosaurs: She's terrified of dinosaurs, and eventually conquers that fear.
- Wrench Wench
Check "Grin" Hardwing
Tropes associated with Grin:
- Beware the Nice Ones
- The Big Guy
- Cool Big Bro: A surrogate one to Nosedive.
- Deadpan Snarker: He has his moments.
- Expy: Of Obi-Wan Kenobi and Yoda.
- Friend To All Hockey Players: He firmly believes that anyone who plays hockey can't be all bad.
- Gentle Giant
- Ice-Cream Koan: Most of his Koans, make zero sense.Grin: Pain is an illusion... An illusion that really hurts!
- Made of Iron: The guy survives being thrown through brick walls on a daily basis.
- Martial Pacifist
- Mighty Glacier
- One-Man Army
- Red Oni, Blue Oni: The blue to Nosedive's red.
- The Stoic
- Super Strength
- Weapon of Choice: He prefers his fists.
Tropes associated with Phil:
- Alliterative Name
- The Chick
- Catchphrase: Boobala!
- Future Badass: See Took a Level in Badass.
- Jerkass / Jerk with a Heart of Gold
- Large Ham
- The Load
- Manchurian Agent: Becomes one to Wraith in the episode "Phil in the Blank."
- Mr. Vice Guy: Phil avoids being completely unsympathetic in that while he has an obvious greed issue. It never completely outweighs his few good qualities and sense of morality.
- Non-Action Guy: Though he does have his moments.
- Only in It for the Money
- Took a Level in Badass: In an alternate future.
- Unfazed Everyman: Not exactly, he did scream in fright the very first time he met the team.
Tropes associated with Dragaunus:
- Big Bad
- Bad Boss: Often abuses his troops when he's in a bad mood. Which is pretty often.
- Big "NO!": Gives one about every episode, usually when the ducks foil his latest scheme.
- The Chessmaster: He's a very capable strategist and manipulator.
- Dinosaurs Are Dragons
- Evil Laugh
- Evil Overlord
- Faux Affably Evil: When he's not being abusive to his troops, he can be fairly civil to those he's trying to con.
- Hair-Trigger Temper
- Hannibal Lecture: Toward WildWing in the first episode.
- Hoist by His Own Petard: In the first episode, when he assumed the Mask of Drake DuCane was lost in limbo. He ended up giving WildWing the confidence to finally put it on.
- Red Eyes, Take Warning: During the opening theme song.
- Shoulders of Doom: Crossed with Spikes of Villainy.
- Take Over the World: His ultimate plan was to conquer Puckworld. His plans changed when he became stranded on Earth.
- Team Rocket Wins: The series opens with Dragaunus' forces invading Puckworld and taking over the planet. Unfortunately for him, it went downhill from there.
Tropes associated with Wraith:
- Cassandra Truth: See Irony below.
- Co-Dragons: Shares the role of The Dragon with Siege.
- Deadpan Snarker: Just about everything he says is sarcastic.
- Evil Sorcerer
- Evil Sounds Deep: It is Tony Jay, after all.
- For the Evulz
- Genre Savvy
- Hoist by His Own Petard
- Irony: Interestingly, he's savvy enough to know almost exactly when the Saurians are going to be defeated every episode.
- Playing with Fire: Loves to lob fireballs at his opponents, sometimes he uses a swords made entirely out of fire to fight.
- Shoulders of Doom
- Squishy Wizard: He prefers to fight with magic, not hand to hand.
Tropes associated with Siege:
- The Brute: He prefers smashing or blasting his enemies.
- Co-Dragons: Shares the role of The Dragon with Wraith.
- For the Evulz
- Genius Bruiser: He's actually smart enough to function as ship's engineer.
- Large and In Charge
- Lightning Bruiser: Don't let his size fool you, Siege is astonishingly fast when he wants to be.
- Shoulders of Doom: The Spikes of Villainy are a bit more pronounced than his masters. They must be apart of the saurian "dress code" or something.
- Smarter Than You Look: He's actually not as dumb as he looks.
- Those Two Bad Guys: With the Chameleon.
- Trigger Happy: He's usually the first to start blasting away at the ducks in battle.
Tropes associated with Chameleon:
- Comedic Sociopathy: He's sick and evil, but he's also the source of much comedic relief.
- For the Evulz
- Glamour Failure: He can shape shift into pretty much anyone he wants. But unless he puts a real effort into it, he can't complete the disguise.
- Harmless Villain
- Laughably Evil
- Lean and Mean
- Master of Disguise: Thanks to his shape shifting ability.
- Meaningful Name: A Voluntary Shapeshifter named Chameleon. Get it?
- Shapeshifter Default Form: His normal form looks like a small humanoid chameleon.
- Those Two Bad Guys: With Siege.
- Voluntary Shapeshifting: The one thing he's good at.