Duplicate Trope: Schoolgirl Rival get usage counts
Deadlock Clock: 23rd Apr 2013 11:59:00 PM

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1 lu1272nd Apr 2013 06:55:36 AM from 七夜 , Relationship Status: Loves me...loves me not
Schoolgirl Rival came up in this thread.

The description is a two-line that isn't all that different from Unknown Rival, but with "schoolgirl and Japan" tacked on. Both describe a one-sided rivalry where one of the characters had no say in the matter, and the other has decided for them. Furthermore, the article has failed to thrive. Its history goes back 3 years ago, but it only has 46 wicks and 52 inbounds.

Opinions?
2 SeptimusHeap2nd Apr 2013 07:31:07 AM from Zurich, Switzerland , Relationship Status: Mu
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Can't see much in terms of distinction there.
3 AnotherDuck2nd Apr 2013 08:30:16 AM from Stockholm , Relationship Status: In season
No, the other one.
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Indistinct, but I think a distinction could be made. I think the rival character is supposed to be that really over the top, arrogant Ojou Laugh character. Whether we should make that distinction is another question.

edited 2nd Apr '13 8:44:53 AM by Arha

5 Noaqiyeum2nd Apr 2013 12:21:54 PM from across the gulf of space , Relationship Status: Showing feelings of an almost human nature
The it-thingy
There seems to be a distinction in that the Unknown Rival's rival doesn't know who they are, but the Schoolgirl Rival's rival doesn't care about the rivalry. That has nothing to do with being a schoolgirl, though, except maybe being an unusually common type.
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6 lu1272nd Apr 2013 12:27:09 PM from 七夜 , Relationship Status: Loves me...loves me not
[up] That's not really true. Unknown Rival is broader than the name implies. It also applies characters not caring enough about the rivalry.
7 Noaqiyeum2nd Apr 2013 01:16:50 PM from across the gulf of space , Relationship Status: Showing feelings of an almost human nature
The it-thingy
Oh... well, in that case, never mind. <_<
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8 Xtifr2nd Apr 2013 04:06:52 PM , Relationship Status: Having tea with Cthulhu
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Hmm, my only reservation has been adequately addressed already, so I'm going to go ahead and support a merge.
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9 lu12720th Apr 2013 12:05:38 AM from 七夜 , Relationship Status: Loves me...loves me not
Clocking. If no one raises objections within the deadline, I'll do the merge.
10 SeptimusHeap22nd Apr 2013 11:22:42 AM from Zurich, Switzerland , Relationship Status: Mu
A Wizard boy
And lu did the page. I took the wicks.
11 lu12722nd Apr 2013 11:33:21 AM from 七夜 , Relationship Status: Loves me...loves me not
Locking this up.
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