Playing With / Moral Sociopathy

Basic Trope: The Sociopath has a sense of right and wrong.
  • Straight: Dracone always does what he believes is right, but has the lack of concern for others.
  • Exaggerated: Dracone is a Tautological Templar who commits genocide because it was, by definition, righteous. Yet doesn't care if innocents are suffering.
  • Downplayed: Dracone is a Sociopathic Hero who does the right thing on his own way.
  • Justified:
    • Dracone does have a sense of right and wrong, but in this case, he is only concerned about abstract principles other than doing good to others.
    • Dracone has Blue and Orange Morality which further reinforces his apathy towards others.
  • Inverted:
    • Dracone is very empathetic and compassionate. But he don't know what morality even is.
    • Dracone cares deeply for others, but dislikes moral codes. He sees it as just another way of putting down who ever doesn't share your world view and controlling people.
  • Subverted:
  • Double Subverted:
    • People actually mistake for kindness Dracone's Jerk with a Heart of Jerk nature.
    • It turns out Dracone's morality pet is nothing more than an important stepping stone towards their goal, which Justifies why Dracone took great care of them.
    • Dracone intentionally mislead people into believing they were a Nihilist without a cause as part of a plan, adhering in fact to a strict moral code they place above everyone, including themselves.
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  • Averted: Dracone is The Sociopath and has no code of honor.
  • Enforced: ???
  • Lampshaded: "You know, any other person would see this as a agonizing dilemma. Fortunately, I've never let my sense of morality be obstructed by ANYTHING."
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  • Exploited: ???
  • Defied: ???
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  • Deconstructed: Dracone eventually starts to realize that just because he's doing this for a reason doesn't make it okay, and goes through a Heel Realization.
  • Reconstructed: Dracone understands that other people would find his actions repugnant, but stands by his conviction that his actions are moral and accepts that he will be portrayed as an enemy simply due to difference in perspective. As such, there is no lasting effect on his behaviour.

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