: Two characters who are rivals, but are rather friendly about it.
- Straight: Steve and Pete are rivals, but they treat each other like the best of friends.
- Exaggerated: Steve and Pete are rivals, but they happen to be closer than anyone would expect.
- Just because Steve is on the Opposing Sports Team is no reason for Pete to hate a guy he's always known.
- Steve and Pete enjoy competing with each other. They have their rivalry because it's fun for them.
- Inverted: Steve and Pete are teammates who hate each other's guts.
- Subverted: ???
- Double Subverted: ???
- Parodied: ???
- Zig Zagged: ???
- Steve and Pete are rivals who don't like or respect each other.
- Steve and Pete don't have a rivalry at all.
- Enforced: ???
- Lampshaded: "What's up, Pete! Let's have a little friendly competition just for old times' sake."
- Invoked: ???
- Exploited: ???
- Defied: ???
- Discussed: ???
- Conversed: ???
- Deconstructed: Steve and Pete take their competitive attitudes too far and this brings a permanent stain in their friendship.
- Reconstructed: After the point is driven home, they restart their friendship and tone down the competition.
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