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[[http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2011-11-13/tiger-and-bunny-anime-gets-2-films-starting-in-2012 Two movies have been announced.]] The first (''Tiger & Bunny: The Beginning'') is a partial CompilationMovie of the first two episodes with added new content and a new villain, while the next one (''Tiger & Bunny: The Rising'') is a {{sequel}} released on February 8, 2014, with special screenings in North America on certain dates in select locations. On April 2, 2020 [[https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2020-04-02/tiger-and-bunny-anime-gets-2nd-season-in-2022/.158236 it was officially announced that a second season would premiere in 2020]].

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[[http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2011-11-13/tiger-and-bunny-anime-gets-2-films-starting-in-2012 Two movies have been announced.]] The first (''Tiger & Bunny: The Beginning'') is a partial CompilationMovie of the first two episodes with added new content and a new villain, while the next one (''Tiger & Bunny: The Rising'') is a {{sequel}} released on February 8, 2014, with special screenings in North America on certain dates in select locations. On April 2, 2020 [[https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2020-04-02/tiger-and-bunny-anime-gets-2nd-season-in-2022/.158236 it was officially announced that a second season would premiere in 2020]].
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[[http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2011-11-13/tiger-and-bunny-anime-gets-2-films-starting-in-2012 Two movies have been announced.]] The first (''Tiger & Bunny: The Beginning'') is a partial CompilationMovie of the first two episodes with added new content and a new villain, while the next one (''Tiger & Bunny: The Rising'') is a {{sequel}} released on February 8, 2014, with special screenings in North America on certain dates in select locations.

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[[http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2011-11-13/tiger-and-bunny-anime-gets-2-films-starting-in-2012 Two movies have been announced.]] The first (''Tiger & Bunny: The Beginning'') is a partial CompilationMovie of the first two episodes with added new content and a new villain, while the next one (''Tiger & Bunny: The Rising'') is a {{sequel}} released on February 8, 2014, with special screenings in North America on certain dates in select locations. \n On April 2, 2020 [[https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2020-04-02/tiger-and-bunny-anime-gets-2nd-season-in-2022/.158236 it was officially announced that a second season would premiere in 2020]].


*** [[spoiler: All of the clown-like imagery used by Ouroboros appears to be one to SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker. A random {{Mook}} who takes a girl hostage with a gun looks like him as well.]]

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*** [[spoiler: All of the clown-like imagery used by Ouroboros appears to be one to SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker.[[Franchise/{{Batman}} the Joker]]. A random {{Mook}} who takes a girl hostage with a gun looks like him as well.]]


* TheMovie: Two movies, first ''Tiger and Bunny: The Beginning'' premiered in September '12 and its purpose was to introduce new masses into the franchise with a partial recap of the first two episodes and a complete new story in the second half which chronologically takes place before episode three. ''Tiger and Bunny: The Rising'', scheduled for February 2014 is an entirely new animated project and a sequel to the TV series.

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* TheMovie: Two movies, first ''Tiger and & Bunny: The Beginning'' premiered in September '12 and its purpose was to introduce new masses into the franchise with a partial recap of the first two episodes and a complete new story in the second half which chronologically takes place before episode three. ''Tiger and & Bunny: The Rising'', scheduled for February 2014 is an entirely new animated project and a sequel to the TV series.


Directed by [[Anime/TheBigO Keiichi]] [[Anime/{{Karas}} Sato]], featuring original character designs by Creator/MasakazuKatsura, and animated by famed studio Creator/{{Sunrise}}, ''Tiger And Bunny'' [[Spring2011Anime premiered in April 2011 in Japan]], and is simulcast in North America by [[http://www.vizanime.com/tiger-and-bunny Viz]] [[Creator/VizMedia Media]]), in France by [[http://www.kzplay.fr/ KZPlay]], in the UK by [[http://www.anime-on-demand.com/ Anime on Demand]], and in Australia by Siren Visual on [[http://www.animenewsnetwork.com.au/video/ ANN]].

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Directed by [[Anime/TheBigO Keiichi]] [[Anime/{{Karas}} Sato]], featuring original character designs by Creator/MasakazuKatsura, and animated by famed studio Creator/{{Sunrise}}, ''Tiger And & Bunny'' [[Spring2011Anime premiered in April 2011 in Japan]], and is simulcast in North America by [[http://www.vizanime.com/tiger-and-bunny Viz]] [[Creator/VizMedia Media]]), in France by [[http://www.kzplay.fr/ KZPlay]], in the UK by [[http://www.anime-on-demand.com/ Anime on Demand]], and in Australia by Siren Visual on [[http://www.animenewsnetwork.com.au/video/ ANN]].



!!''Tiger And Bunny'' contains examples of:

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!!''Tiger And & Bunny'' contains examples of:


ANEW [[http://www.ign.com/articles/2015/10/10/nycc-2015-tiger-and-bunny-live-action-movie-announced announced that they will be partnering with Bandai Namco Pictures and Imagine Entertainment to make a live action adaptation]] of ''Tiger & Bunny'' at New York Comic Con in 2015. As of May 2016, all we know is that it will be produced by Brian Grazer, Creator/RonHoward, Sandy Climan, Annmarie Baile, and Masayuki Ozak

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ANEW [[http://www.ign.com/articles/2015/10/10/nycc-2015-tiger-and-bunny-live-action-movie-announced announced that they will be partnering with Bandai Namco Pictures and Imagine Entertainment to make a live action adaptation]] of ''Tiger & Bunny'' at New York Comic Con in 2015. As of May 2016, all we know is that it will be produced by Brian Grazer, Creator/RonHoward, Sandy Climan, Annmarie Baile, and Masayuki OzakOzak.



** Golden Ryan is this to Kotetsu in The Rising. He's an up and coming star who [[spoiler:The new boss of Apolon]] blatantly favors, is more powerful, [[spoiler:takes Koutetsu's job]]. Despite Koutetsu's feeling towards him, pretty everyone else views him as a [[spoiler:ReplacementScrappy]] perfering Koutetsu's commitment to old fashion heroics and fairness to Ryan's showmanship.

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** Golden Ryan is this to Kotetsu in The Rising. ''The Rising''. He's an up and coming upcoming star who [[spoiler:The [[spoiler:the new boss of Apolon]] Apollon]] blatantly favors, is more powerful, and [[spoiler:takes Koutetsu's Kotetsu's job]]. Despite Koutetsu's Kotetsu's feeling towards him, pretty much everyone else views him as a [[spoiler:ReplacementScrappy]] perfering Koutetsu's an obnoxious snob preferring Kotetsu's commitment to old fashion heroics and fairness to Ryan's showmanship.



* ArcWords: The [[spoiler:silly nickname Kotetsu gave Barnaby in Episode 2]].
* ArmourPiercingSlap: [[spoiler: Kotetsu in Episode 19 does this on an impulse as reaction to emotionally-unstable Barnaby's harsh words toward him, which were in turn a reaction to Kotetsu hiding the real reason behind his decision of retirement. Kotetsu would do it again in Episode 23 with the intention to make Barnaby remember the above incident. An action rather lacking in foresight.]]

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* ArcWords: The [[spoiler:silly nickname Kotetsu gave gives Barnaby in Episode 2]].
* ArmourPiercingSlap: [[spoiler: Kotetsu in Episode 19 does this on an impulse as a reaction to emotionally-unstable Barnaby's harsh words toward him, which were in turn a reaction to Kotetsu hiding the real reason behind his decision of retirement. Kotetsu would do it again in Episode 23 with the intention to make Barnaby remember the above incident. An action rather lacking in foresight.]]



* AssholeVictim: [[spoiler:The first three were the bank robbers from Episode 1, who were murdered in Episode 6.]] They were in their jail cell talking about how they should have stayed as kidnappers instead, reminiscing on one time they ransomed a child and then killed both the kid and the parents after they get the money. They were killed in their cell by immolation, one of them was using the toilet in the cell at the time.

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* AssholeVictim: AssholeVictim:
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[[spoiler:The first three were are the bank robbers from Episode 1, who were are murdered in Episode 6.]] They were in their jail cell talking about how they should have stayed as kidnappers instead, reminiscing on one time they ransomed a child and then killed both the kid and the parents after they get the money. They were killed in their cell by immolation, one of them was using the toilet in the cell at the time.



* AwesomeButImpractical: In Episode 5, Tiger and Barnaby got a "Good Luck Mode" upgrade which activated automatically when they had only three seconds of power left and increased their strength by [[spoiler: not one bit. [[RuleOfCool But it makes them look much cooler.]]]]

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* AwesomeButImpractical: AwesomeButImpractical:
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In Episode 5, Tiger and Barnaby got a "Good Luck Mode" upgrade which activated automatically when they had only three seconds of power left and increased their strength by [[spoiler: not one bit. [[RuleOfCool But it makes them look much cooler.]]]]



-->'''Karina:''' Hey. you know how in situations like this, people don't usually get along at first, but then gradually grow closer?
-->'''Barnaby:''' Yes. So?\\

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-->'''Karina:''' Hey. you know how in situations like this, people don't usually get along at first, but then gradually grow closer?
-->'''Barnaby:'''
closer?\\
'''Barnaby:'''
Yes. So?\\



** In Episode 24 [[spoiler: ''Kaede'' saves the heroes (minus Kotetsu and Barnaby) when Rotwang is about to kill them all.]]

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** In Episode 24 24, [[spoiler: ''Kaede'' saves the heroes (minus Kotetsu and Barnaby) when Rotwang is about to kill them all.]]



* BirthdayEpisode: Early in their partnership, Kotetsu finds out Barnaby's birthday is coming up a plans a surprise party involving a fake mugging. It ends up being a disaster and gets hijacked by an actual criminal chase, but this leads to the first real "power of teamwork" moment for the pair.

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* BirthdayEpisode: Early in their partnership, Kotetsu finds out Barnaby's birthday is coming up a and plans a surprise party involving a fake mugging. It ends up being a disaster and gets hijacked by an actual criminal chase, but this leads to the first real "power of teamwork" moment for the pair.



** In Episode 14 Barnaby and Tiger appear on a talk show together, and their blatant lying is immediately {{lampshaded}} with a cut to the other heroes back at base commenting on it.

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** In Episode 14 Barnaby and Tiger appear on a talk show together, and their blatant lying is immediately {{lampshaded}} {{lampshade|Hanging}}d with a cut to the other heroes back at base commenting on it.



* CatchphraseInterruptus: Blue Rose in Episodes 4 and 5. The former from when the suspect shot at her and the latter when Fire Emblem drove up and talked to her after she captured the second suspect. The second time it was lampshaded as she berated Fire Emblem not letting her finish.

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* CatchphraseInterruptus: Blue Rose in Episodes 4 and 5. The former from when the suspect shot shoots at her and the latter when Fire Emblem drove drives up and talked talks to her after she captured captures the second suspect. The second time it was it's lampshaded as she berated berates Fire Emblem not letting her finish.



* ClothingDamage: Saito, Apollon's tech head, demonstrates Kotetsu's old suit's potential for this [[KillItWithFire quite graphically]] in order to show the superiority of his own design. Then puts Kotetsu ''himself'' through a demonstration in Episode 6, which proves Saito's new suit is far more durable.
** The Apollon Wild Tiger suit was damaged quite a few times: Jake cracked the visor on the helmet (Ep. 12), Barnaby broke the "Good Luck Mode" arm (Ep. 23), and [[spoiler: H-01's gun destroyed most of the front of the suit]] (Ep. 24).

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* ClothingDamage: ClothingDamage:
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Saito, Apollon's tech head, demonstrates Kotetsu's old suit's potential for this [[KillItWithFire quite graphically]] in order to show the superiority of his own design. Then puts Kotetsu ''himself'' through a demonstration in Episode 6, which proves Saito's new suit is far more durable.
** The Apollon Wild Tiger suit was is damaged quite a few times: Jake cracked cracks the visor on the helmet (Ep. 12), Barnaby broke breaks the "Good Luck Mode" arm (Ep. 23), and [[spoiler: H-01's gun destroyed destroys most of the front of the suit]] (Ep. 24).



** In Episode 12 [[spoiler: when Jake selects Wild Tiger's card, he remarks that he will not last a second and decides to pick the next opponent as well. He ends up drawing Barnaby's card. He lampshades this by pointing out how he picked them together and saying "they really are a team".]]

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** In Episode 12 12, [[spoiler: when Jake selects Wild Tiger's card, he remarks that he will not last a second and decides to pick the next opponent as well. He ends up drawing Barnaby's card. He lampshades this by pointing out how he picked them together and saying "they really are a team".]]



** In Episode 19 [[spoiler: Kriem reveals that Jake could not have murdered Barnaby's parents, as the night they were murdered Jake kidnapped her and she was with him the entire time.]]

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** In Episode 19 19, [[spoiler: Kriem reveals that Jake could not have murdered Barnaby's parents, as the night they were murdered Jake kidnapped her and she was with him the entire time.]]



* DevelopmentGag: [[spoiler: The "''Black Suit'' Wild Tiger" from Episode 21 has glowing square dots on the waist, the shoulders are colored-in, and a lack of a chest insignia like the Wild Tiger suit from the pilot.]] Additionally, the green vest, white shirt ensemble that Kotetsu wears in one of the show's flashbacks is a call back to [[http://img607.imageshack.us/img607/972/katsuraconceptsketch.png Katsura's concept art for his character design]].
* DiedInYourArmsTonight: The end of [[spoiler:Episode 24 seemed to be leading to a classic example, but this was subverted in Episode 25]].

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* DevelopmentGag: [[spoiler: The "''Black Suit'' Wild Tiger" from Episode 21 has glowing square dots on the waist, the shoulders are colored-in, and a lack of a chest insignia like the Wild Tiger suit from the pilot.]] Additionally, the green vest, white shirt ensemble that Kotetsu wears in one of the show's flashbacks is a call back to [[http://img607.imageshack.us/img607/972/katsuraconceptsketch.png Katsura's concept art for his character design]].
* DiedInYourArmsTonight: The end of [[spoiler:Episode 24 seemed seems to be leading to a classic example, but this was is subverted in Episode 25]].



* DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything: Wild Tiger, a super hero who's been around for ten years - and has seen better days -, has suffered a decline in his performance at work. People also no longer warm up to his old-school brand of super-heroics, leaving him a sort of pariah among his peers. As a result, his sponsor company employing him goes belly up and pawns him off to the greater corporate sponsor where he must follow a set of rules or be left unemployed - one of them working alongside a younger, more marketable companion, which will presumably remind him even more of his own inadequacy. Any similarity with today's weak job markets ''cannot'' be a coincidence.

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* DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything: DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything:
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Wild Tiger, a super hero who's been around for ten years - and has seen better days -, has suffered a decline in his performance at work. People also no longer warm up to his old-school brand of super-heroics, leaving him a sort of pariah among his peers. As a result, his sponsor company employing him goes belly up and pawns him off to the greater corporate sponsor where he must follow a set of rules or be left unemployed - one of them working alongside a younger, more marketable companion, which will presumably remind him even more of his own inadequacy. Any similarity with today's weak job markets ''cannot'' be a coincidence.



* DownerEnding: Episode 15 certainly counts as this.

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* DownerEnding: DownerEnding:
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Episode 15 certainly counts as this.



* DubInducedPlothole: The Netflix version removes the sponserships from the characters. This is somewhat problematic when the sponsorships are major part of the show. Sponsers appearing on camera is important, for some characters more than others (Origami Cyclone in particular), which now makes a ''lot'' less sense with said sponsors removed.

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* DubInducedPlothole: The Netflix version removes the sponserships sponsorships from the characters. This is somewhat problematic when the sponsorships are major part of the show. Sponsers Sponsors appearing on camera is important, for some characters more than others (Origami Cyclone in particular), which now makes a ''lot'' less sense with said sponsors removed.



* [[DynamicEntry Dynamic Exit]]: In Episode 20 [[spoiler: Wild Tiger saves a little boy from a mall that was on fire after a terrorist bombing by smashing through a wall from the ''inside'']].
* [[spoiler:EarnYourHappyEnding: Kotetsu is alive and well; with his powers, though weakened, still intact; and he and Barnaby both retire from their duties, though they come back next year.]]

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* [[DynamicEntry Dynamic Exit]]: In Episode 20 20, [[spoiler: Wild Tiger saves a little boy from a mall that was on fire after a terrorist bombing by smashing through a wall from the ''inside'']].
* [[spoiler:EarnYourHappyEnding: Kotetsu EarnYourHappyEnding: [[spoiler:Kotetsu is alive and well; with his powers, though weakened, still intact; and he and Barnaby both retire from their duties, though they come back next year.]]



* FalseFlagOperation: [[spoiler:In its early days Hero TV suffered from low ratings due to anti-NEXT prejudice. Albert Maverick made a deal with the Ouroboros crime syndicate to create flashier crimes and disasters for Heroes to foil.]]
* FantasticRacism: To a degree. NEXT who are idolized as heroes don't get it as bad -- but there are plenty of people who are prejudiced against them, as seen in Episode 2.

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* FalseFlagOperation: [[spoiler:In its early days days, Hero TV suffered from low ratings due to anti-NEXT prejudice. Albert Maverick made a deal with the Ouroboros crime syndicate to create flashier crimes and disasters for Heroes to foil.]]
* FantasticRacism: FantasticRacism:
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To a degree. NEXT who are idolized as heroes don't get it as bad -- but there are plenty of people who are prejudiced against them, as seen in Episode 2.



* FireBreathingWeapon: The mecha in Episode 6 had one that shoots blue flames as it's left arm.

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* FireBreathingWeapon: The mecha in Episode 6 had has one that shoots blue flames as it's out of its left arm.



** As Kotetsu leaves the bar after talking to Ben in Episode 16, on the big screen behind them you see the the scene where Kotetsu's powers run out in Episode 1 which relates to [[spoiler: their discussion of Kotetsu's powers going on the decline]].

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** As Kotetsu leaves the bar after talking to Ben in Episode 16, on the big screen behind them you see the the scene where Kotetsu's powers run out in Episode 1 which relates to [[spoiler: their discussion of Kotetsu's powers going on the decline]].



* GratuitousEnglish: By and large the series is known for its SurprisinglyGoodEnglish, but the episode names can be an example; they're actually English-language proverbs. In the preview for Ep. 5, Kotetsu lampshades this by complaining that he doesn't understand the title of the next episode. Most of the time he can't read them at all -- [[FridgeLogic even though he's supposed to speak English just fine]].
** In the dubbed version this is tweaked to him just not being able to deliver the titles as eloquently as they are originally, which arguably works for his character.

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* GratuitousEnglish: GratuitousEnglish:
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By and large the series is known for its SurprisinglyGoodEnglish, but the episode names can be an example; they're actually English-language proverbs. In the preview for Ep. 5, Kotetsu lampshades this by complaining that he doesn't understand the title of the next episode. Most of the time he can't read them at all -- [[FridgeLogic even though he's supposed to speak English just fine]].
** *** In the dubbed version this is tweaked to him just not being able to deliver the titles as eloquently as they are originally, which arguably works for his character.



* HeKnowsTooMuch: It's eventually revealed that [[spoiler:Maverick killed Barnaby Brooks Sr. and his wife Emily]] because they discovered [[spoiler:his allegiance to Ouroboros]].
** As of Episode 20 [[spoiler:Maverick is out to eliminate Kotetsu]].
** In Episode 23 [[spoiler:after Barnaby regains his memories, Maverick decides to get rid of him as well]].

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* HeKnowsTooMuch: HeKnowsTooMuch:
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It's eventually revealed that [[spoiler:Maverick killed Barnaby Brooks Sr. and his wife Emily]] because they discovered [[spoiler:his allegiance to Ouroboros]].
** As of Episode 20 20, [[spoiler:Maverick is out to eliminate Kotetsu]].
** In Episode 23 23, [[spoiler:after Barnaby regains his memories, Maverick decides to get rid of him as well]].



'''Karina:''' Daughter... Wife... Haha. Hahaha... *[[TwitchyEye eye twitch]]*\\

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'''Karina:''' Daughter... Wife... Haha. Hahaha... *[[TwitchyEye (''[[TwitchyEye eye twitch]]*\\twitch]]'')\\



* MalevolentMaskedMen: The bad guys in Episodes 1 and 4. Also in Kotetsu's flashback when he met Mr. Legend.
** The carjacker in Episode 4 had an open mouth long-eared pig mask.

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* MalevolentMaskedMen: MalevolentMaskedMen:
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The bad guys in Episodes 1 and 4. Also in Kotetsu's flashback when he met Mr. Legend.
** The carjacker in Episode 4 had has an open mouth long-eared pig mask.



* MarionetteMaster: Tony, the NEXT kid in Episode 2. He was controlling the Steel Hammer and Helperidese Finance's Lion statues from Episodes 1 and 2.

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* MarionetteMaster: Tony, the NEXT kid in Episode 2. He was controlling manages to take control of the Steel Hammer and Helperidese Finance's Lion statues from Episodes 1 and 2.



* TheMovie: Two movies, first ''Tiger and Bunny: The Beginning'' premiered in September '12 and its purpose was to introduce new masses into the franchise with a partial recap of the first two episodes and a complete new story in the second half which chronologically takes place before episode three. ''Tiger and Bunny: The Rising'', scheduled for February 2014 is an entirely new animated project and a sequel to the TV series.



* SequelHook: [[spoiler:The Ouroboros symbol appearing on a Stern dollar in the epilogue of Ep. 25]] is the major one.

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* SequelHook: SequelHook:
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[[spoiler:The Ouroboros symbol appearing on a Stern dollar in the epilogue of Ep. 25]] is the major one.



*** The magazine that Kotetsu is reading at the beginning of Episode 18 includes a picture of a {{PaletteSwap}}ped version of ComicBook/{{Catwoman}}.

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*** The magazine that Kotetsu is reading at the beginning of Episode 18 includes a picture of a {{PaletteSwap}}ped {{Palette Swap}}ped version of ComicBook/{{Catwoman}}.



* SuperRegistrationAct: This trope has been in use for at least several decades and generally works without a hitch. The Justice Bureau approves all heroes and allows them to sign up with a sponsor company and serve as private law enforcement/celebrities (technically, it's possible to be a free agent without a sponsor, but it's almost unheard of). While only NEXT have been shown to be active as heroes, presumably anyone without a criminal record has the opportunity to become one. Any hero under investigation for criminal behavior is suspended until they're cleared of all charges. Damages are handled either by the sponsor company or, if a judge rules that property damage was necessary in order for a hero to do their job properly, by the state. However, the execution is marred by [[spoiler:the very influential (the Mayor seems unwilling/unable to disagree with him) Maverick's collusion with Ouroborus to 'promote' NEXTs as superheroes, and the fact the judge that oversees hero-related cases is himself secretly a vigilante and killer]].

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* SuperRegistrationAct: This trope has been in use for at least several decades and generally works without a hitch. The Justice Bureau approves all heroes and allows them to sign up with a sponsor company and serve as private law enforcement/celebrities (technically, it's possible to be a free agent without a sponsor, but it's almost unheard of). While only NEXT have been shown to be active as heroes, presumably anyone without a criminal record has the opportunity to become one. Any hero under investigation for criminal behavior is suspended until they're cleared of all charges. Damages are handled either by the sponsor company or, if a judge rules that property damage was necessary in order for a hero to do their job properly, by the state. However, the execution is marred by [[spoiler:the very influential (the Mayor seems unwilling/unable to disagree with him) Maverick's collusion with Ouroborus to 'promote' NEXTs [=NEXTs=] as superheroes, and the fact the judge that oversees hero-related cases is himself secretly a vigilante and killer]].



* TemptingFate: When Barnaby and Kotetsu are sent to deal with an auto theft, Kotetsu wonders why they're being called in when [[HoldingOutForAHero this is something the police should easily be able to handle]]. He gets his answer mid-dialogue:
-->'''Kotetsu:''' Us heroes should be fighting real bad guys, ya know. Like guys with machine guns, "Badadadadadadada--"\\

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* TemptingFate: TemptingFate:
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When Barnaby and Kotetsu are sent to deal with an auto theft, Kotetsu wonders why they're being called in when [[HoldingOutForAHero this is something the police should easily be able to handle]]. He gets his answer mid-dialogue:
-->'''Kotetsu:''' --->'''Kotetsu:''' Us heroes should be fighting real bad guys, ya know. Like guys with machine guns, "Badadadadadadada--"\\



* TheMovie: Two movies, first "Tiger and Bunny: The Beginning" premiered in September '12 and it's purpose was to introduce new masses into the franchise with a partial recap of the first two episodes and a complete new story in the second half which chronologically takes place before episode three. "Tiger and Bunny: The Rising", scheduled for February 2014 is an entirely new animated project and a sequel to the TV series.



* TronLines: Light up on Kotetsu and Barnaby's suits whenever they tap into their powers.

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* TronLines: Light up on Kotetsu and Barnaby's suits have these which light up whenever they tap into their powers.



** While previous episodes had some foreshadowing, Episode 10 was when [[spoiler: the Ourobouros]] finally revealed themselves to the general public...and what a revelation it was!

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** While previous episodes had some foreshadowing, Episode 10 was is when [[spoiler: the Ourobouros]] finally revealed reveal themselves to the general public...and what a revelation it was!is!



* WhatKindOfLamePowerIsHeartAnyway: Not every NEXT gets cool powers. Exemplified when Tiger's students are showing off their powers to him. Some powers include: stretching your skin, excessive sweating on a whim, neck-stretching, the ability to cut off your hair instantaneously...Yeah, some people get a pretty shit end of a stick, to say the least.
** Origami views his power this way [[spoiler: though this was disproven in Episodes 11 and 12]].

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* WhatKindOfLamePowerIsHeartAnyway: WhatKindOfLamePowerIsHeartAnyway:
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Not every NEXT gets cool powers. Exemplified when Tiger's students are showing off their powers to him. Some powers include: stretching your skin, excessive sweating on a whim, neck-stretching, the ability to cut off your hair instantaneously...Yeah, some people get a pretty shit end of a stick, to say the least.
** Origami views his power this way [[spoiler: though this was is disproven in Episodes 11 and 12]].



* WhatTheHellHero: While they are prone to chewing each other out at the best of times, Kotetsu utterly tears into Barnaby over his callous indifference towards the death of three criminals.
-->'''Kotetsu:''' Three men die, doesn't matter who they are. I thought it was our job to ''save'' people's lives ''That's what a hero does!''

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* WhatTheHellHero: WhatTheHellHero:
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While they are prone to chewing each other out at the best of times, Kotetsu utterly tears into Barnaby over his callous indifference towards the death of three criminals.
-->'''Kotetsu:''' --->'''Kotetsu:''' Three men die, doesn't matter who they are. I thought it was our job to ''save'' people's lives lives. ''That's what a hero does!''



** In Episode 22 [[spoiler: when Kotetsu confronts the other heroes on the roof of the Apollon Media building Rock Bison says he's wearing a cheap imitation suit]].

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** In Episode 22 22, [[spoiler: when Kotetsu confronts the other heroes on the roof of the Apollon Media building Rock Bison says he's wearing a cheap imitation suit]].


* EyeColorChange: The eyes of [[DifferentlyPoweredIndividual NEXT]] typically change to a bright, glowing [[OccultBlueEyes blue]] when they activate their abilities. This isn't the case for all of them, however -- NEXT with passive abilities don't have an eye color change, the eyes of the two NEXT in Ouroboros glow [[GoodColorsEvilColors orange-yellow]], and [[spoiler:Kotetsu's]] eyes also turn orange when his power begins to fluctuate in Episode 14 (although in subsequent episodes he retains the standard blue glow).

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* EyeColorChange: The eyes of [[DifferentlyPoweredIndividual NEXT]] typically change to a bright, glowing [[OccultBlueEyes blue]] when they activate their abilities. This isn't the case for all of them, however -- NEXT with passive abilities don't have an eye color change, the eyes of the two NEXT in Ouroboros glow [[GoodColorsEvilColors orange-yellow]], orange-yellow, and [[spoiler:Kotetsu's]] eyes also turn orange when his power begins to fluctuate in Episode 14 (although in subsequent episodes he retains the standard blue glow).


* CastingGag: It's not hard to see why Creator/KeijiFujiwara (in Japanese) voiced Jake. He already voiced [[Film/TheDarkKnightSaga The]] [[WesternAnimation/BatmanTheBraveAndTheBold Joker]], the character he's based of.

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* CastingGag: It's not hard to see why Creator/KeijiFujiwara (in Japanese) voiced Jake. He already voiced [[Film/TheDarkKnightSaga [[Film/TheDarkKnightTrilogy The]] [[WesternAnimation/BatmanTheBraveAndTheBold Joker]], the character he's based of.

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* DeadlyForceField: Jake Martinez has the power to create DeflectorShields and uses it offensively, creating tiny shields that act like a bullet on contact, applying a large pushing force in a small surface.


* [[spoiler:AndTheAdventureContinues]]
* AnimalMotifs[=/=]AnimalThemedSuperbeing: Some of the heroes have this going for them. Four of them have animals that are found in the EasternZodiac and/or TheFourGods.

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* [[spoiler:AndTheAdventureContinues]]
* AnimalMotifs[=/=]AnimalThemedSuperbeing:
AnimalMotifs: Some of the heroes have this going for them. Four of them have animals that are found in the EasternZodiac and/or TheFourGods.


* FriendsRentControl: Despite it having been remarked that Tiger doesn't make very much money as a hero he lives alone in a giant two-story apartment in a major metropolis (Sternbild is a NoCommunitiesWereHarmed of New York City). Barnaby's apartment is also relatively large, though much smaller than Tiger's and he's already wealthy.

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* FriendsRentControl: Despite it having been remarked that Tiger doesn't make very much money as a hero he lives alone in a giant two-story apartment in a major metropolis (Sternbild is a NoCommunitiesWereHarmed of New York City). Barnaby's apartment is also relatively large, though much smaller than Tiger's and Tiger's, but in his case at least it's justified, as he's already wealthy.


* ElementalPowers: Some NEXT have them.
** Heroes:
*** BlowYouAway: Sky High.
*** AnIcePerson: Karina/Blue Rose.
*** PlayingWithFire: Fire Emblem.
*** ShockAndAwe: Dragon Kid.
** Bad Guys:
*** ElementalArmor: Pauly, the villain in Episode 5, can cover himself in diamond.
*** PlayingWithFire: Lunatic, but this time with [[TechnicolorFire blue and green flames]].
** Other:
*** DishingOutDirt[=/=]ElementalShapeshifter: Edward, Ivan/Origami Cyclone's friend from the HeroAcademy. It is mostly used for traveling and making sand pits.


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* FriendsRentControl: Despite it having been remarked that Tiger doesn't make very much money as a hero he lives alone in a giant two-story apartment in a major metropolis (Sternbild is a NoCommunitiesWereHarmed of New York City). Barnaby's apartment is also relatively large, though much smaller than Tiger's and he's already wealthy.


** [[spoiler: Barnaby's backstory]] mirrors that of the 1989 Film/{{Batman}} movie.

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** [[spoiler: Barnaby's backstory]] mirrors that of the 1989 Film/{{Batman}} ''Film/{{Batman|1989}}'' movie.


* WhatTheHellHero: At the beginning of the series, Ben Jackson points out that Kotetsu's actions as a DestructiveSaviour cause a lot of trouble for many people, including his sponsors.
* WhereDoesHeGetAllThoseWonderfulToys: The Ouroboros criminal organisation is curiously well-armed -- having helicopters, high-tech firearms, and even a good number of MiniMecha in its arsenal. [[spoiler:This is because Apollon Media's been funding them -- you can't have a superhero show without properly threatening villains, after all.]]
** TheStinger in the final episode suggests something far more sinister. [[spoiler: If you get the Stern dollar wet, the Ouroboros symbol is revealed.]]


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* WhereDoesHeGetAllThoseWonderfulToys: The Ouroboros criminal organisation is curiously well-armed -- having helicopters, high-tech firearms, and even a good number of MiniMecha in its arsenal. [[spoiler:This is because Apollon Media's been funding them -- you can't have a superhero show without properly threatening villains, after all.]]
** TheStinger in the final episode suggests something far more sinister. [[spoiler: If you get the Stern dollar wet, the Ouroboros symbol is revealed.]]

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* WhatTheHellHero: At the beginning of the series, Ben Jackson points out that Kotetsu's actions as a DestructiveSaviour cause a lot of trouble for many people, including his sponsors.

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