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* EnemyMine[=/=]RivalsTeamUp: Almost the entire point of the St. Ishiyama arc.

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* EnemyMine[=/=]RivalsTeamUp: EnemyMine: Almost the entire point of the St. Ishiyama arc.



* HelloNurse: The outfits that come with Baby Beel's doctor kit invoke this. However considering it's [[FanDisservice Oga and Furuichi]] wearing them...
** Abe's [[LuminescentBlush reaction]] to Furuichi may play it straight.


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* HospitalHottie: The outfits that come with Baby Beel's doctor kit invoke this. However, considering it's [[FanDisservice Oga and Furuichi]] wearing them...


* LiteralSplitPersonality: As of Chapter 221 [[spoiler:Furuichi's soul]] has been split into three distinct parts that reflect the facets of his personality: the shameless side, the brainless side, and the [[spoiler:strategist side]]. Interestingly, both NonIndicativeName ''and'' MeaningfulName run rampant here. [[spoiler:[[NonIndicativeName Strategist]]]] seems to be the least sneaky and tactical one out of the lot; preferring to simply follow the gang's plans to unite the three pieces. On the other hand, [[spoiler: shameless and brainless]] both wish to [[spoiler:become the 'original' personality of Furuichi]] and are willing to go to any lengths to achieve this. [[spoiler:[[MeaningfulName Shameless]]]] is unabashedly manipulating his friends in order to gain the support of the people who are most likely to bring his power play to fruition; namely [[spoiler:[[RetiredBadass Misaki]], the only person to have beaten Oga]]. Unfortunately for him, [[spoiler:[[MeaningfulName Brainless]]]] has the same plan, only he has decided to [[spoiler: join forces with the [[BiggerBad Solomon company]]]] to achieve it.

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* LiteralSplitPersonality: As of Chapter 221 [[spoiler:Furuichi's soul]] has been split into three distinct parts that reflect the facets of his personality: the shameless side, the brainless side, and the [[spoiler:strategist side]]. Interestingly, both NonIndicativeName ''and'' MeaningfulName run rampant here. [[spoiler:[[NonIndicativeName Strategist]]]] seems to be the least sneaky and tactical one out of the lot; preferring to simply follow the gang's plans to unite the three pieces. On the other hand, [[spoiler: shameless and brainless]] both wish to [[spoiler:become the 'original' personality of Furuichi]] and are willing to go to any lengths to achieve this. [[spoiler:[[MeaningfulName Shameless]]]] is unabashedly manipulating his friends in order to gain the support of the people who are most likely to bring his power play to fruition; namely [[spoiler:[[RetiredBadass Misaki]], the only person to have beaten Oga]]. Unfortunately for him, [[spoiler:[[MeaningfulName Brainless]]]] has the same plan, only he has decided to [[spoiler: join forces with the [[BiggerBad Solomon company]]]] company]] to achieve it.



* LockedOutOfTheLoop: Kunieda until she discovers [[spoiler:that Baby Beel and Hilda are demons]]. Lately, Furuichi is becoming more and more estranged from main events ([[GenreSavvy and he realises it too]]).

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* LockedOutOfTheLoop: Kunieda until she discovers [[spoiler:that Baby Beel and Hilda are demons]]. Lately, Furuichi is becoming more and more estranged from main events ([[GenreSavvy and (and he realises it too]]).too).


* [[FillerArc Filler]]: The anime is very fond of using these and various DayInTheLimeLight episodes to stretch out the manga arcs. However this means that the canon manga filler arcs (such as the PoolEpisode) are often mistaken and treated the same as pointless filler eps, which usually is with much rage and annoyance.

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* [[FillerArc Filler]]: The anime is very fond of using these and various DayInTheLimeLight episodes to stretch out the manga arcs. However this means that the canon manga filler arcs (such as the PoolEpisode) BeachEpisode) are often mistaken and treated the same as pointless filler eps, which usually is with much rage and annoyance.


* FreddieMercopy: Alaindelon is based enterely on Freddie, not just in the look (short hair and moustache), also he sports sweatshirts and even has some mannerisms of him.

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* FreddieMercopy: Alaindelon is based enterely on Freddie, Freddie Mercury, not just in the look (short hair and moustache), also he sports sweatshirts and even has some mannerisms of him.

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* FreddieMercopy: Alaindelon is based enterely on Freddie, not just in the look (short hair and moustache), also he sports sweatshirts and even has some mannerisms of him.


** [[CrowningMomentOfFunny THERE YOU HAVE IT! THE MK5'S SPECIALITY: LOSE IN ONE PAGE!!]] In volleyball, to boot!

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** [[CrowningMomentOfFunny [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments THERE YOU HAVE IT! THE MK5'S SPECIALITY: LOSE IN ONE PAGE!!]] In volleyball, to boot!


* {{Lolicon}}: Furuichi is mistaken for one after getting into certain.... positions and [[NotWhatItLooksLike situations]] with Lamia.

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* LovecraftLite: The series frequently deals with normal human beings caught up in things ''way'' too cosmically powerful for them to even hope to fight back against. And it's all PlayedForLaughs.


* DiscoDan: [[spoiler:Lord En]] is a big gamer but his knowledge (and [[InformedAbility presumably his skill]]) are stuck effectively in just the [[SuperNintendoEntertainmentSystem 16-bit]] [[SegaGenesis generation]] before meeting the cast.

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* DiscoDan: [[spoiler:Lord En]] is a big gamer but his knowledge (and [[InformedAbility presumably his skill]]) are stuck effectively in just the [[SuperNintendoEntertainmentSystem [[UsefulNotes/SuperNintendoEntertainmentSystem 16-bit]] [[SegaGenesis [[UsefulNotes/SegaGenesis generation]] before meeting the cast.


** TheLancer: Furuichi though though Kunieda can act as this at times.

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** TheLancer: Furuichi though though Kunieda can act as this at times.


** TheLancer: Furuichi though it's usually Kunieda when both are present.

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** TheLancer: Furuichi though it's usually though Kunieda when both are present.can act as this at times.


** TheLancer: Kunieda.

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** TheLancer: Kunieda.Furuichi though it's usually Kunieda when both are present.



** TheChick: Furuichi.

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** TheChick: Furuichi.Kunieda.


* LetsYouAndHimFight: The ultimate goal of the [[spoiler:Solomon Company]] is to provoke [[spoiler:Satan and Baby Beel]] into engaging in a never-ending war, which will have the much welcome side effect of plunging Earth into a [[CrapsackWorld state of complete chaos.]]

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* LetsYouAndHimFight: The ultimate goal of the [[spoiler:Solomon Company]] is to provoke [[spoiler:Satan and Baby Beel]] into engaging in a never-ending war, which will have the much welcome side effect of plunging Earth into a [[CrapsackWorld state of complete chaos.]]chaos]].



* LookBehindYou: How Kugayama [[http://www.batoto.net/read/_/116789/beelzebub_ch165_by_red-hawk-scans/17 managed to get the Demon's Portrait off Himekawa.]]

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* LookBehindYou: How Kugayama [[http://www.batoto.net/read/_/116789/beelzebub_ch165_by_red-hawk-scans/17 managed to get the Demon's Portrait off Himekawa.]]Himekawa]].



* LoveTriangle: The series has several. Aoi thinks that she's in one with Hilda over Oga. While at first this is proven to be wrong, it might be turning into a possibility when you take into account the BelligerentSexualTension that Oga and Hilda are developing and [[spoiler: Hilda's memory loss personality, who believes that she is Oga's wife.]] A more straightforward one happens with Baby Beel, Kanzaki's niece Futaba and Izo's sister Chiyo. Finally, it is implied that there is one between [[spoiler: Izuma]], Shizuka and Tojo, though Shizuka seems to have chosen Tojo.

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* LoveTriangle: The series has several. Aoi thinks that she's in one with Hilda over Oga. While at first this is proven to be wrong, it might be turning into a possibility when you take into account the BelligerentSexualTension that Oga and Hilda are developing and [[spoiler: Hilda's memory loss personality, who believes that she is Oga's wife.]] wife]]. A more straightforward one happens with Baby Beel, Kanzaki's niece Futaba and Izo's sister Chiyo. Finally, it is implied that there is one between [[spoiler: Izuma]], Shizuka and Tojo, though Shizuka seems to have chosen Tojo.


--> '''Oga:''' ''[on hearing a description of the young Saotome]'' And WHO are you talking about exactly?\\

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--> '''Oga:''' ''[on -->'''Oga:''' [''on hearing a description of the young Saotome]'' Saotome''] And WHO are you talking about exactly?\\



--> '''Furuichi''': Will you please get your minds out of the gutter?\\
'''Yuka''': My mind is going further into the gutter because [[SuspiciouslySpecificDenial both of you are trying so hard to cover it up...]]

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--> '''Furuichi''': -->'''Furuichi:''' Will you please get your minds out of the gutter?\\
'''Yuka''': '''Yuka:''' My mind is going further into the gutter because [[SuspiciouslySpecificDenial both of you are trying so hard to cover it up...]]



* GirlyRun: [[ButtMonkey Furuichi]] is [[http://www.batoto.net/read/_/49241/beelzebub_ch127_by_red-hawk-scans/17 running like a bitch.]]
* GivingUpTheGhost

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* GirlyRun: [[ButtMonkey Furuichi]] is [[http://www.batoto.net/read/_/49241/beelzebub_ch127_by_red-hawk-scans/17 running like a bitch.]]
bitch]].
* GivingUpTheGhostGivingUpTheGhost:



--->'''Alaindelon:''' But I'm just so moved! [[FirstNameBasis Takayuki]] has [[spoiler:come [[BackFromTheDead back from the dead!]]]]\\
'''Oga''': [[LampshadeHanging And you're about to send him right back.]]

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--->'''Alaindelon:''' But I'm just so moved! [[FirstNameBasis Takayuki]] has [[spoiler:come [[BackFromTheDead back from the dead!]]]]\\
'''Oga''':
dead]]]]!\\
'''Oga:'''
[[LampshadeHanging And you're about to send him right back.]]



** In Chapter 172 Agiel does this as soon as she sees Aoi again [[spoiler:while possessing Furuichi's body.]]

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** In Chapter 172 Agiel does this as soon as she sees Aoi again [[spoiler:while possessing Furuichi's body.]]body]].



** In the anime anyone can have them if they're pissed enough. Oga, Baby Beel and Tojo are the most common offenders.

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** In the anime anyone can have them if they're pissed enough. Oga, Baby Beel Beel, and Tojo are the most common offenders.



* GoodScarsEvilScars[=/=]ScarsAreForever: Many of the characters, whether bad or slightly less bad, are covered in scars. Notable are Kanzaki, Tojo and Miki.

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* GoodScarsEvilScars[=/=]ScarsAreForever: Many of the characters, whether bad or slightly less bad, are covered in scars. Notable are Kanzaki, Tojo Tojo, and Miki.






--> '''Oga''': Who the hell said that trying harder makes you weaker than being awakened!!!?

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--> '''Oga''': -->'''Oga:''' Who the hell said that trying harder makes you weaker than being awakened!!!?



* HeroicComedicSociopath: '''OGA'''

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* HeroicComedicSociopath: '''OGA''''''OGA'''.



* HeroicSecondWind: [[spoiler:Kanzaki]] has one in Chapter 194, after he gains the [[spoiler:King's Crest.]]

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* HeroicSecondWind: [[spoiler:Kanzaki]] has one in Chapter 194, after he gains the [[spoiler:King's Crest.]]Crest]].



* HeyItsThatVoice: A [[AllStarCast whole LOT of them]]. For example, Oga would not mind to don [[TengenToppaGurrenLagann Kamina glasses]].



* HiddenInPlainSight: After three days of non-stop online video games searching for En, the gang eventually find out that he and the maids were [[spoiler:living right next door.]]
* HiddenPurposeTest: When the resident shrine Tengu starts asking Aoi questions, she expects something like a [[OnlyTheWorthyMayPass test of character.]] Instead she gets asked about her measurements.

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* HiddenInPlainSight: After three days of non-stop online video games searching for En, the gang eventually find out that he and the maids were [[spoiler:living right next door.]]
door]].
* HiddenPurposeTest: When the resident shrine Tengu starts asking Aoi questions, she expects something like a [[OnlyTheWorthyMayPass test of character.]] character]]. Instead she gets asked about her measurements.



--> '''Himekawa''': "Don't move or else I'll drop this--\\
''[drops mook]''\\

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--> '''Himekawa''': "Don't '''Himekawa:''' Don't move or else I'll drop this--\\
''[drops mook]''\\[''drops mook'']\\



--->'''Yuka''': We're gonna talk amongst ourselves naked, as women.

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--->'''Yuka''': --->'''Yuka:''' We're gonna talk amongst ourselves naked, as women.



* HotWind: The anime often uses this around longhaired!Himekawa. The first time this happens, Kanzaki promptly nails him in the face with a volleyball and [[LampshadeHanging yells at him for being too 'sparkly'.]]
* HourOfPower: Oga's [[spoiler:Super Milk Time.]] It gives him GameBreaker power levels, but can only be used for a limited time before it starts having side effects. Furuichi also gets in on the action with tissues, [[spoiler: which poison him and make him hallucinate, but imbue the power to summon demons like Jabberwock.]]

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* HotWind: The anime often uses this around longhaired!Himekawa. The first time this happens, Kanzaki promptly nails him in the face with a volleyball and [[LampshadeHanging yells at him for being too 'sparkly'.]]
'sparkly']].
* HourOfPower: Oga's [[spoiler:Super Milk Time.]] Time]]. It gives him GameBreaker power levels, but can only be used for a limited time before it starts having side effects. Furuichi also gets in on the action with tissues, [[spoiler: which poison him and make him hallucinate, but imbue the power to summon demons like Jabberwock.]]






-->'''Oga''': This isn't the [[spoiler:Hilda]] I know!!!

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-->'''Oga''': -->'''Oga:''' This isn't the [[spoiler:Hilda]] I know!!!



--->'''Nene''': Creepy bastard.\\
'''Ryoko''': Touch me and I'll slit your throat.

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--->'''Nene''': --->'''Nene:''' Creepy bastard.\\
'''Ryoko''': '''Ryoko:''' Touch me and I'll slit your throat.



* InnerMonologue: Oga has one in Chapter 160, only for the delinquents he's facing to [[BreakingTheFourthWall yell at him for giving them an unneeded introduction]] and [[BlatantLies call him out on the lies in it.]] Furuichi has one in the next chapter that is derailed halfway through after he tastes [[ItMakesSenseInContext some delicious French cuisine.]]
* InnocentAliens: The Yoppolu Aliens, which are the nicest demons in the area. [[BewareOfTheNiceOnes If you harm one though...]]

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* InnerMonologue: Oga has one in Chapter 160, only for the delinquents he's facing to [[BreakingTheFourthWall yell at him for giving them an unneeded introduction]] and [[BlatantLies call him out on the lies in it.]] it]]. Furuichi has one in the next chapter that is derailed halfway through after he tastes [[ItMakesSenseInContext some delicious French cuisine.]]
cuisine]].
* InnocentAliens: The Yoppolu Yople Aliens, which are the nicest demons in the area. [[BewareOfTheNiceOnes If you harm one though...]]



--->'''Oga:''' ...''[beat]''...Faaku...
'''Furuichi:''' Why that word?!

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--->'''Oga:''' ...''[beat]''...Faaku...
[''beat'']...Faaku...\\
'''Furuichi:''' Why that word?!word?!\\






** Also [[spoiler:Himekawa and Kanzaki.]]

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** Also [[spoiler:Himekawa and Kanzaki.]]Kanzaki]].






--->'''Oga''': This again? You guys are making no progress at all.

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--->'''Oga''': --->'''Oga:''' This again? You guys are making no progress at all.



* KleptomaniacHero: While in San Marx, Oga and Furuichi discuss whether to or not to steal one of their doorknobs. They might be slightly justified in that these particular doorknobs are [[GemEncrusted made of diamond.]]

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* KleptomaniacHero: While in San Marx, Oga and Furuichi discuss whether to or not to steal one of their doorknobs. They might be slightly justified in that these particular doorknobs are [[GemEncrusted made of diamond.]]diamond]].



** However, after [[spoiler: Salamander's [[IdentityAmnesia memory wipe]]]], her [[FeminineWomenCanCook efforts improve tremendously.]]

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** However, after [[spoiler: Salamander's [[IdentityAmnesia memory wipe]]]], her [[FeminineWomenCanCook efforts improve tremendously.]]tremendously]].



-->'''Nene:''' Like father, like son.

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-->'''Nene:''' --->'''Nene:''' Like father, like son.


** Later outdone by chapter 235 and most of 236, in which [[spoiler: all of Oga's human friends, even Tojo and Kunieda, are turned to stone. Furuichi is implied to have been turned to stone. Behemoth has been turned to stone along with most of the Pillar Squad. ''All of Takamiya's gang and the other Upstarts are stone''. And Oga has to face the consequences of letting Beel go while also facing why he did.]]

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** Later outdone by chapter Chapter 235 and most of 236, in which [[spoiler: all of Oga's human friends, even Tojo and Kunieda, are turned to stone. Furuichi is implied to have been turned to stone. Behemoth has been turned to stone along with most of the Pillar Squad. ''All of Takamiya's gang and the other Upstarts are stone''. And Oga has to face the consequences of letting Beel go while also facing why he did.]]



* DatePeepers: Nene, Chiaki and Yuka become this during Aoi's aquarium date.

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* DatePeepers: Nene, Chiaki Chiaki, and Yuka become this during Aoi's aquarium date.



--->'''Red Tails''': The 'Ice Queen' eyes! [[LampshadeHanging (It's been a while!)]]

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--->'''Red Tails''': Tails:''' The 'Ice Queen' eyes! [[LampshadeHanging (It's been a while!)]]



* DeepImmersionGaming: When the gang started playing ''[[BlandNameProduct End of]] [[CallOfDuty War 4]]'', all the action was seen as if they were really within the game.

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* DeepImmersionGaming: When the gang started playing ''[[BlandNameProduct End of]] [[CallOfDuty [[VideoGame/CallOfDuty War 4]]'', all the action was seen as if they were really within the game.



* DelinquentHair: And how. Oga and Furuichi invert this with the first having brown hair and being one of the most feared in the series, while the latter has silver hair but had potential to go to the non-delinquent Saint Ishiyama.

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* DelinquentHair: And how. Oga and Furuichi invert this with the first having brown hair and being one of the most feared in the series, while the latter has silver hair but had potential to go to the non-delinquent Saint St. Ishiyama.



** The concept is openly mocked during Oga's fight against [[spoiler:Jabberwock.]]
---> '''Oga''': Like there's such a convenient power-up, dumbass!!
** DiabolusExMachina: During Oga's fight with [[spoiler:Takamiya.]] [[spoiler:Just as Oga perfects the Father Switch and looks ready to unleash a can of curbstomp on Takamiya, [[ConvenientlyTimedAttackFromBehind Himekawa shows up out of nowhere with a device]] that [[BroughtDownToNormal completely seals]] Beel's power from him.]]

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** The concept is openly mocked during Oga's fight against [[spoiler:Jabberwock.]]
---> '''Oga''':
[[spoiler:Jabberwock]].
--->'''Oga:'''
Like there's such a convenient power-up, dumbass!!
** DiabolusExMachina: During Oga's fight with [[spoiler:Takamiya.]] [[spoiler:Takamiya]]. [[spoiler:Just as Oga perfects the Father Switch and looks ready to unleash a can of curbstomp on Takamiya, [[ConvenientlyTimedAttackFromBehind Himekawa shows up out of nowhere with a device]] that [[BroughtDownToNormal completely seals]] Beel's power from him.]]



* DiggingYourselfDeeper: Furuichi's [[spoiler:soul pieces]] manage to do this twice in chapter 223. [[spoiler:Strategist's]] backpedaling when the other two call him out on [[StealthInsult sneakily insulting]] them only serves to make them more mad at him. Then, [[spoiler:Brainless]] causes his tentative alliance with the [[spoiler:Solomon Company]] to go belly up after he accidentally reveals that he was using them as [[UnwittingPawn pawns.]] The first instance gets resolved rather peacefully. The [[BerserkButton second]] [[NotSoHarmlessVillain does not.]]

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* DiggingYourselfDeeper: Furuichi's [[spoiler:soul pieces]] manage to do this twice in chapter Chapter 223. [[spoiler:Strategist's]] backpedaling when the other two call him out on [[StealthInsult sneakily insulting]] them only serves to make them more mad at him. Then, [[spoiler:Brainless]] causes his tentative alliance with the [[spoiler:Solomon Company]] to go belly up after he accidentally reveals that he was using them as [[UnwittingPawn pawns.]] pawns]]. The first instance gets resolved rather peacefully. The [[BerserkButton second]] [[NotSoHarmlessVillain does not.]]not]].



* DirtyOldMan: Mr Saotome is accused of being this after sharing his {{field trip}} fantasies with the class. Unsurprisingly, his only follower is [[CasanovaWannabe Furuichi]]. He kind of is, [[spoiler:since in his first appearance when Hilda attacks him, he looks up her skirt and then gropes her breasts.]]

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* DirtyOldMan: Mr Mr. Saotome is accused of being this after sharing his {{field trip}} fantasies with the class. Unsurprisingly, his only follower is [[CasanovaWannabe Furuichi]]. He kind of is, [[spoiler:since in his first appearance when Hilda attacks him, he looks up her skirt and then gropes her breasts.]]



---> '''Aoi''': What kind of ''god'' are you if you get satisfaction from asking a middle schooler about her growth!?
* DiscoDan: [[spoiler:Lord En]] is a big gamer but his knowledge (and [[InformedAbility presumably his skill]]) are stuck effectively in just the [[SuperNintendoEntertainmentSystem 16 bit]] [[SegaGenesis generation]] before meeting the cast.

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---> '''Aoi''': --->'''Aoi:''' What kind of ''god'' are you if you get satisfaction from asking a middle schooler about her growth!?
* DiscoDan: [[spoiler:Lord En]] is a big gamer but his knowledge (and [[InformedAbility presumably his skill]]) are stuck effectively in just the [[SuperNintendoEntertainmentSystem 16 bit]] 16-bit]] [[SegaGenesis generation]] before meeting the cast.



* {{Dissimile}}: According to Mr Saotome, going through high school without a [[ClassTrip field trip]] is like having a burger without a shake.
--> '''Student''': [[CompletelyMissingThePoint I never ordered a shake.]]\\
'''Student''': [[LampshadeHanging That example sucked.]]

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* {{Dissimile}}: According to Mr Mr. Saotome, going through high school without a [[ClassTrip field trip]] is like having a burger without a shake.
--> '''Student''': '''Student:''' [[CompletelyMissingThePoint I never ordered a shake.]]\\
'''Student''': '''Student:''' [[LampshadeHanging That example sucked.]]



* DistantReactionShot: Happens in chapter 142, when [[http://www.mangareader.net/beelzebub/142/9 Aoi literally explodes]] from embarrassment after finding out exactly what [[TrueLovesKiss Oga has to do to Hilda for her to regain her memories.]]

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* DistantReactionShot: Happens in chapter Chapter 142, when [[http://www.mangareader.net/beelzebub/142/9 Aoi literally explodes]] from embarrassment after finding out exactly what [[TrueLovesKiss Oga has to do to Hilda for her to regain her memories.]] memories]].



** Hilda firmly believes that [[spoiler:Iris, Beel's mother,]] has been captured by the [[spoiler:Solomon Company]] and is being [[ForcedIntoEvil forced to do their bidding.]] [[UndyingLoyalty And she refuses]] [[SuspiciouslySpecificDenial to hear]] [[FaceHeelTurn anything that]] [[EtTuBrute suggests otherwise.]]

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** Hilda firmly believes that [[spoiler:Iris, Beel's mother,]] has been captured by the [[spoiler:Solomon Company]] and is being [[ForcedIntoEvil forced to do their bidding.]] bidding]]. [[UndyingLoyalty And she refuses]] [[SuspiciouslySpecificDenial to hear]] [[FaceHeelTurn anything that]] [[EtTuBrute suggests otherwise.]]



-->'''Hilda:''' Don't show me any worthless consideration. I'll kill you

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-->'''Hilda:''' Don't show me any worthless consideration. I'll kill youyou.



* DreamingOfThingsToCome: In chapter 188, Oga dreams of Baby Beel getting stolen away by a hawk with the head of an eggplant. At first, everyone writes it off as a (rather weird) good luck omen. However, upon returning to Ishiyama, it's revealed that the three dangerous new freshmen are called Nasubi (Nasu = eggplant), Takamiya (Taka = hawk) and Fuji.

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* DreamingOfThingsToCome: In chapter Chapter 188, Oga dreams of Baby Beel getting stolen away by a hawk with the head of an eggplant. At first, everyone writes it off as a (rather weird) good luck omen. However, upon returning to Ishiyama, it's revealed that the three dangerous new freshmen are called Nasubi (Nasu = eggplant), Takamiya (Taka = hawk) and Fuji.



** Happens when [[IdentityAmnesia Hilda]] introduces herself to Aoi as [[spoiler:Oga's wife.]]
---> '''Hilda''': [[spoiler:It's nice to meet you. I'm [[FirstNameBasis Tatsumi's]] wife, Hilda.]]
** A more minor example happens to Furuichi and Lamia when Isabella lets it slip that [[spoiler:Hilda and Yolda are sisters.]]
---> '''Isabella''': Those two would be a nice example of [[spoiler:sweet sisters]], if it weren't for the fetters binding them down.\\
'''Furuichi and Lamia''': [[BigWhat WHAAAAAAAAAAT!?]]

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** Happens when [[IdentityAmnesia Hilda]] introduces herself to Aoi as [[spoiler:Oga's wife.]]
---> '''Hilda''':
wife]].
--->'''Hilda:'''
[[spoiler:It's nice to meet you. I'm [[FirstNameBasis Tatsumi's]] wife, Hilda.]]
** A more minor example happens to Furuichi and Lamia when Isabella lets it slip that [[spoiler:Hilda and Yolda are sisters.]]
---> '''Isabella''':
sisters]].
--->'''Isabella:'''
Those two would be a nice example of [[spoiler:sweet sisters]], if it weren't for the fetters binding them down.\\
'''Furuichi and Lamia''': Lamia:''' [[BigWhat WHAAAAAAAAAAT!?]]




* EarlyBirdCameo: In the anime, En and his maids get several during the St Ishiyama arc festival.

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\n* EarlyBirdCameo: In the anime, En and his maids get several during the St St. Ishiyama arc festival.



* ElaborateUniversityHigh: San Marx Private Arts Academy, which requires several million yen just for the privilege of entering the campus and boasts security higher than a prison. Not only does it have [[GemEncrusted diamond]] doorknobs and [[GoldMakesEverythingShiny solid gold]] gates, their vending machines even have the option to be served a [[http://www.batoto.net/read/_/109195/beelzebub_ch161_by_red-hawk-scans/9 five-star French Cuisine course complete with your very own waiter!]]

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* ElaborateUniversityHigh: San Marx Private Arts Academy, which requires several million yen just for the privilege of entering the campus and boasts security higher than a prison. Not only does it have [[GemEncrusted diamond]] doorknobs and [[GoldMakesEverythingShiny solid gold]] gates, their vending machines even have the option to be served a [[http://www.batoto.net/read/_/109195/beelzebub_ch161_by_red-hawk-scans/9 five-star French Cuisine course complete with your very own waiter!]]waiter]]!



** Also [[spoiler: Lucifer.]]

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** Also [[spoiler: Lucifer.]]Lucifer]].



** Oddly enough, [[spoiler: this is very definitely ''not'' the goal of the Solomon Company: they simply want all the inhabitants of Earth to be in a [[CrapsackWorld state of eternal suffering]], not [[KillEmAll killed outright.]]]] The knowledge that their plan has basically paved the way for HellOnEarth to occur is a major OhCrap moment for them.
* EnemyMine[=/=]RivalsTeamUp: Almost the entire point of the St Ishiyama arc.

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** Oddly enough, [[spoiler: this is very definitely ''not'' the goal of the Solomon Company: they simply want all the inhabitants of Earth to be in a [[CrapsackWorld state of eternal suffering]], not [[KillEmAll killed outright.]]]] outright]].]] The knowledge that their plan has basically paved the way for HellOnEarth to occur is a major OhCrap moment for them.
* EnemyMine[=/=]RivalsTeamUp: Almost the entire point of the St St. Ishiyama arc.



--> '''Futaba''': Hajime, open this!\\
'''Shinjo''': ''[to Kanzaki]'' Are you on a leash?

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--> '''Futaba''': -->'''Futaba:''' Hajime, open this!\\
'''Shinjo''': ''[to Kanzaki]'' '''Shinjo:''' [''to Kanzaki''] Are you on a leash?



** In chapter 160, Hilda's [[LethalChef cooking has become so awful]] that her croquets start doing this.
--->'''Oga''': It's laughing with dignity!

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** In chapter Chapter 160, Hilda's [[LethalChef cooking has become so awful]] that her croquets start doing this.
--->'''Oga''': --->'''Oga:''' It's laughing with dignity!



* ExpositionBreak: Oga and [[spoiler: Tojo]] have one to piece together why exactly [[spoiler:Tojo happens to be in Akuma Academy.]] As in, they literally abandon the Pillar Squad members Oga was facing down to have a nice chat in the supply closet [[spoiler: Tojo]] was napping in. It finally ends when [[LampshadeHanging some Pillar Squad mooks yell at them for taking so long.]]
* {{Expy}}: Arandron acts and looks a lot like Tessai did in the early parts of ''Manga/{{Bleach}}''. Just remember the scene where he is in the bed with Ichigo and all questions should be answered.

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* ExpositionBreak: Oga and [[spoiler: Tojo]] have one to piece together why exactly [[spoiler:Tojo happens to be in Akuma Academy.]] Academy]]. As in, they literally abandon the Pillar Squad members Oga was facing down to have a nice chat in the supply closet [[spoiler: Tojo]] was napping in. It finally ends when [[LampshadeHanging some Pillar Squad mooks yell at them for taking so long.]]
long]].
* {{Expy}}: Arandron Alaindelon acts and looks a lot like Tessai did in the early parts of ''Manga/{{Bleach}}''. Just remember the scene where he is in the bed with Ichigo and all questions should be answered.



** [[Manga/{{Naruto}} Orochimaru]] is now working for Jabberwock. Only now he's going by the name [[http://www.batoto.net/read/_/59178/beelzebub_ch136_by_red-hawk-scans/11 Lindworm.]]

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** [[Manga/{{Naruto}} Orochimaru]] is now working for Jabberwock. Only now he's going by the name [[http://www.batoto.net/read/_/59178/beelzebub_ch136_by_red-hawk-scans/11 Lindworm.]]Lindworm]].






** Also [[FanNickname Dr Awesome's]] human form, which utilizes the FaceFramedInShadow technique to good effect.

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** Also [[FanNickname Dr Dr. Awesome's]] human form, which utilizes the FaceFramedInShadow technique to good effect.



* [[spoiler: FakeDefector]]: [[spoiler: Himekawa. See The Chessmaster entry for more.]]

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* [[spoiler: FakeDefector]]: [[spoiler: Himekawa. See The Chessmaster TheChessmaster entry for more.]]



* FedToTheBeast: Natsume and Kanzaki attempt to chuck [[ButtMonkey Furuichi]] into the aquarium shark pool in chapter 150.
--> '''Furuichi''': I'm so very sorryyyyy!

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* FedToTheBeast: Natsume and Kanzaki attempt to chuck [[ButtMonkey Furuichi]] into the aquarium shark pool in chapter Chapter 150.
--> '''Furuichi''': -->'''Furuichi:''' I'm so very sorryyyyy!



* FinalSpeech: Arandron, after teleporting to the wrong part of the Demon World and being impaled ''on a tree'', starts giving some corny speech about promising to give his daughter a dress for her birthday, until Oga and Furuichi tell him to stop with the cliché death lines already.
* FingerPokeOfDoom: Izo's is strong enough to fling a hapless mook [[http://www.batoto.net/read/_/95041/beelzebub_ch151_by_red-hawk-scans/15 several meters out to sea!]] [[spoiler: Though that may be because he's got some demonic power handy...]]

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* FinalSpeech: Arandron, Alaindelon, after teleporting to the wrong part of the Demon World and being impaled ''on a tree'', starts giving some corny speech about promising to give his daughter a dress for her birthday, until Oga and Furuichi tell him to stop with the cliché death lines already.
* FingerPokeOfDoom: Izo's is strong enough to fling a hapless mook [[http://www.batoto.net/read/_/95041/beelzebub_ch151_by_red-hawk-scans/15 several meters out to sea!]] sea]]! [[spoiler: Though that may be because he's got some demonic power handy...]]



** Arandron also calls Furuichi by his first name by mistake, causing Hilda to question their relationship. [[AmbiguouslyGay Arandron blushes and says that it "just came out"]].

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** Arandron Alaindelon also calls Furuichi by his first name by mistake, causing Hilda to question their relationship. [[AmbiguouslyGay Arandron Alaindelon blushes and says that it "just came out"]].



** TheLancer: Kunieda
** TheBigGuy: Tojo and Kanzaki

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** TheLancer: Kunieda
Kunieda.
** TheBigGuy: Tojo and KanzakiKanzaki.



** TheChick: Furuichi
** SixthRanger: Hilda.[[note]] She was of course present from the beginning but only started to get personally involved during St Ishiyama arc.[[/note]]

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** TheChick: Furuichi
Furuichi.
** SixthRanger: Hilda.[[note]] She was of course present from the beginning but only started to get personally involved during St St. Ishiyama arc.[[/note]]



* ForgottenChildhoodFriend: [[spoiler:Miki]] is this to Oga, complete with his own [[NoodleIncident vague turning point]]. [[spoiler:Subverted]]

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* ForgottenChildhoodFriend: [[spoiler:Miki]] is this to Oga, complete with his own [[NoodleIncident vague turning point]]. [[spoiler:Subverted]][[spoiler:Subverted.]]



** Happens to Oga when [[spoiler:Hilda [[IdentityAmnesia loses her memories]] and starts believing that they're married.]]

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** Happens to Oga when [[spoiler:Hilda [[IdentityAmnesia loses her memories]] and starts believing that they're married.]]married]].



* FreudianExcuse: Takamiya's is that [[spoiler: Lucifer devastated his entire family and he was isolated for two years until Saotome showed up to help him control Lucifer,]] which is why he hates Oga for having such a comparatively-easy-to-handle demon. Oga [[ShutUpHannibal dismisses this as whining over the past.]]

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* FreudianExcuse: Takamiya's is that [[spoiler: Lucifer devastated his entire family and he was isolated for two years until Saotome showed up to help him control Lucifer,]] Lucifer]], which is why he hates Oga for having such a comparatively-easy-to-handle demon. Oga [[ShutUpHannibal dismisses this as whining over the past.]]



* {{Gainaxing}}: Shizuka of the Six Knights. Happens in footage of her practicing volleyball, and for the purpose of Arandron's bad dub-over, the clip is actually ''put into a loop'' for the Ishiyama boys. Lampshaded by Furuichi and Himekawa.
** For some ''inexplicable'' reason, this has been averted so far by [[BoobsOfSteel Hilda, Yolda, and Isabella]].

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* {{Gainaxing}}: Shizuka of the Six Knights. Happens in footage of her practicing volleyball, and for the purpose of Arandron's bad dub-over, the clip is actually ''put into a loop'' for the Ishiyama boys. Lampshaded by Furuichi and Himekawa.
** For some ''inexplicable'' reason, this has been averted so far by [[BoobsOfSteel Hilda, Yolda, and Isabella]].




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* {{Gainaxing}}: Shizuka of the Six Knights. Happens in footage of her practicing volleyball, and for the purpose of Alaindelon's bad dub-over, the clip is actually ''put into a loop'' for the Ishiyama boys. Lampshaded by Furuichi and Himekawa.
** For some ''inexplicable'' reason, this has been averted so far by [[BoobsOfSteel Hilda, Yolda, and Isabella]].



* GenerationXerox: Oga and Aoi seem to mirror the highschool days of Mr Saotome and Suiten: one being a [[JapaneseDelinquents delinquent]] demon contractor and the other being the leader of an [[AmazonBrigade all girl gang.]] Of course, this is [[LampshadeHanging lampshaded]] to high heaven. [[spoiler:As an added bonus, it is implied that Suiten had a crush on Saotome that's similar to Aoi's feelings for Oga.]]

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* GenerationXerox: Oga and Aoi seem to mirror the highschool days of Mr Mr. Saotome and Suiten: one being a [[JapaneseDelinquents delinquent]] demon contractor and the other being the leader of an [[AmazonBrigade all girl gang.]] Of course, this is [[LampshadeHanging lampshaded]] to high heaven. [[spoiler:As an added bonus, it is implied that Suiten had a crush on Saotome that's similar to Aoi's feelings for Oga.]]



** In the anime, after his [[TeleporterAccident transdimensional accident]], Arandron's spirit begins to float out of his body until Oga hauls it back in. Oga then proceeds to smack Arandron's [[AmusingInjuries mortally wounded body]] around in order to wake him up.
** Happens to Furuichi in chapter 225, after [[AbhorrentAdmirer Arandron]] [[TheGlomp enthusiastically hugs]] him. Which leads to this funny exchange:
---> '''Arandron''': But I'm just so moved! [[FirstNameBasis Takayuki]] has [[spoiler:come [[BackFromTheDead back from the dead!]]]]\\

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** In the anime, after his [[TeleporterAccident transdimensional accident]], Arandron's Alaindelon's spirit begins to float out of his body until Oga hauls it back in. Oga then proceeds to smack Arandron's Alaindelon's [[AmusingInjuries mortally wounded body]] around in order to wake him up.
** Happens to Furuichi in chapter Chapter 225, after [[AbhorrentAdmirer Arandron]] Alaindelon]] [[TheGlomp enthusiastically hugs]] him. Which leads to this funny exchange:
---> '''Arandron''': --->'''Alaindelon:''' But I'm just so moved! [[FirstNameBasis Takayuki]] has [[spoiler:come [[BackFromTheDead back from the dead!]]]]\\



** Hilda gives Beel one in chapter 143 when trying to out-hug [[spoiler:her amnesiac self]].
** In chapter 172 Agiel does this as soon as she sees Aoi again [[spoiler:while possessing Furuichi's body.]]

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** Hilda gives Beel one in chapter Chapter 143 when trying to out-hug [[spoiler:her amnesiac self]].
** In chapter Chapter 172 Agiel does this as soon as she sees Aoi again [[spoiler:while possessing Furuichi's body.]]



** Demons like Hilda and people with super strength like Oga only end up charred, but notably weaker characters are more severely injured or knocked out, as shown with the Rice Boy actors in chapter 157. It kills bugs though.

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** Demons like Hilda and people with super strength like Oga only end up charred, but notably weaker characters are more severely injured or knocked out, as shown with the Rice Boy actors in chapter Chapter 157. It kills bugs though.



* HereWeGoAgain: In chapter 188: first day back to Ishiyama High. Some things never change.

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* HereWeGoAgain: In chapter Chapter 188: first day back to Ishiyama High. Some things never change.



* HeroicSecondWind: [[spoiler:Kanzaki]] has one in chapter 194, after he gains the [[spoiler:King's Crest.]]
** Practically all the Ishiyama delinquents during chapter 216, due to [[spoiler:Baby Beel directly powering them up]] and sheer force of will.

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* HeroicSecondWind: [[spoiler:Kanzaki]] has one in chapter Chapter 194, after he gains the [[spoiler:King's Crest.]]
** Practically all the Ishiyama delinquents during chapter Chapter 216, due to [[spoiler:Baby Beel directly powering them up]] and sheer force of will.



* HostageSituation: While the Chinpa mooks [[IHaveYourWife play it straight]] in chapter 153, Himekawa spoofs it by taking a mook hostage, delivering a standard hostage taker spiel...and dropping the mook off the roof mid-speech:

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* HostageSituation: While the Chinpa mooks [[IHaveYourWife play it straight]] in chapter Chapter 153, Himekawa spoofs it by taking a mook hostage, delivering a standard hostage taker spiel...and dropping the mook off the roof mid-speech:



** Also in episode 57, Hilda wins a trip to one taking the Oga family with her.

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** Also in episode Episode 57, Hilda wins a trip to one taking the Oga family with her.



* HowDareYouDieOnMe: In the Demon World, Oga yells that if Arandron dies, then he'll kill him. [[IdiotHero Yeeeaaah]].

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* HowDareYouDieOnMe: In the Demon World, Oga yells that if Arandron Alaindelon dies, then he'll kill him. [[IdiotHero Yeeeaaah]].



* IFightForTheStrongestSide: Himekawa says this almost word for word in chapter 217. [[spoiler:Of course, [[FakeDefector the "strongest side" he's referring to is not Takamiya's, but Oga's]].]]

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* IFightForTheStrongestSide: Himekawa says this almost word for word in chapter Chapter 217. [[spoiler:Of course, [[FakeDefector the "strongest side" he's referring to is not Takamiya's, but Oga's]].]]



* ImposterForgotOneDetail: Parodied in chapter 217. [[spoiler:Kanzaki sees through the DoppelgangerSpin the fake Himekawas pull easily...because they're all dressed completely differently from the original Himekawa.]]

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* ImposterForgotOneDetail: Parodied in chapter Chapter 217. [[spoiler:Kanzaki sees through the DoppelgangerSpin the fake Himekawas pull easily...because they're all dressed completely differently from the original Himekawa.]]



** Possibly the most ridiculous example is Oga, wielding [[GrievousHarmWithABody Arandron]]. While impressive that Oga can carry a grown demon with one hand, it goes about as well as you would expect.

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** Possibly the most ridiculous example is Oga, wielding [[GrievousHarmWithABody Arandron]].Alaindelon]]. While impressive that Oga can carry a grown demon with one hand, it goes about as well as you would expect.



* InnerMonologue: Oga has one in chapter 160, only for the delinquents he's facing to [[BreakingTheFourthWall yell at him for giving them an unneeded introduction]] and [[BlatantLies call him out on the lies in it.]] Furuichi has one in the next chapter that is derailed halfway through after he tastes [[ItMakesSenseInContext some delicious French cuisine.]]

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* InnerMonologue: Oga has one in chapter Chapter 160, only for the delinquents he's facing to [[BreakingTheFourthWall yell at him for giving them an unneeded introduction]] and [[BlatantLies call him out on the lies in it.]] Furuichi has one in the next chapter that is derailed halfway through after he tastes [[ItMakesSenseInContext some delicious French cuisine.]]



** Furuichi, in chapter 225.

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** Furuichi, in chapter Chapter 225.



--->'''Oga''': ...''[beat]''...Faaku...
'''Furuichi''': Why that word?!
'''Oga''': My name...just became Fuck...

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--->'''Oga''': ...--->'''Oga:''' ...''[beat]''...Faaku...
'''Furuichi''': '''Furuichi:''' Why that word?!
'''Oga''': '''Oga:''' My name...just became Fuck...



** It picks up again in chapter 124, with the second proceedings getting under way. Oga has to wear a sash marked 'Loser', and Judge Furuichi is crazier than ever, talking about Buddha's face and insisting that it's not what Oga said, but his feelings that are important. It just gets even more trippy from there.

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** It picks up again in chapter Chapter 124, with the second proceedings getting under way. Oga has to wear a sash marked 'Loser', and Judge Furuichi is crazier than ever, talking about Buddha's face and insisting that it's not what Oga said, but his feelings that are important. It just gets even more trippy from there.



** Lampshaded as Hilda apparently didn't know Furuichi's first name until Arandron mentioned it about one hundred chapters in.

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** Lampshaded as Hilda apparently didn't know Furuichi's first name until Arandron Alaindelon mentioned it about one hundred chapters in.



* LeaveTheTwoLovebirdsAlone: Happens in chapter 155, when Nene (forcibly) drags Yuka away from Izo and Aoi's heart to heart.
--> '''Nene''': We're leaving.\\
'''[[ShipperOnDeck Yuka]]''': [[{{Squee}} Nyaah]], why?

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* LeaveTheTwoLovebirdsAlone: Happens in chapter Chapter 155, when Nene (forcibly) drags Yuka away from Izo and Aoi's heart to heart.
--> '''Nene''': -->'''Nene:''' We're leaving.\\
'''[[ShipperOnDeck Yuka]]''': Yuka]]:''' [[{{Squee}} Nyaah]], why?



* LiteralSplitPersonality: As of chapter 221 [[spoiler:Furuichi's soul]] has been split into three distinct parts that reflect the facets of his personality: the shameless side, the brainless side, and the [[spoiler:strategist side]]. Interestingly, both NonIndicativeName ''and'' MeaningfulName run rampant here. [[spoiler:[[NonIndicativeName Strategist]]]] seems to be the least sneaky and tactical one out of the lot; preferring to simply follow the gang's plans to unite the three pieces. On the other hand, [[spoiler: shameless and brainless]] both wish to [[spoiler:become the 'original' personality of Furuichi]] and are willing to go to any lengths to achieve this. [[spoiler:[[MeaningfulName Shameless]]]] is unabashedly manipulating his friends in order to gain the support of the people who are most likely to bring his power play to fruition; namely [[spoiler:[[RetiredBadass Misaki]], the only person to have beaten Oga]]. Unfortunately for him, [[spoiler:[[MeaningfulName Brainless]]]] has the same plan, only he has decided to [[spoiler: join forces with the [[BiggerBad Solomon company]]]] to achieve it.

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* LiteralSplitPersonality: As of chapter Chapter 221 [[spoiler:Furuichi's soul]] has been split into three distinct parts that reflect the facets of his personality: the shameless side, the brainless side, and the [[spoiler:strategist side]]. Interestingly, both NonIndicativeName ''and'' MeaningfulName run rampant here. [[spoiler:[[NonIndicativeName Strategist]]]] seems to be the least sneaky and tactical one out of the lot; preferring to simply follow the gang's plans to unite the three pieces. On the other hand, [[spoiler: shameless and brainless]] both wish to [[spoiler:become the 'original' personality of Furuichi]] and are willing to go to any lengths to achieve this. [[spoiler:[[MeaningfulName Shameless]]]] is unabashedly manipulating his friends in order to gain the support of the people who are most likely to bring his power play to fruition; namely [[spoiler:[[RetiredBadass Misaki]], the only person to have beaten Oga]]. Unfortunately for him, [[spoiler:[[MeaningfulName Brainless]]]] has the same plan, only he has decided to [[spoiler: join forces with the [[BiggerBad Solomon company]]]] to achieve it.



** Hilda makes up for never having blushed before by doing it about once a page in chapter 139 after reuniting with Baby Beel and getting embarrassed about [[spoiler:her relationship with Oga]].

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** Hilda makes up for never having blushed before by doing it about once a page in chapter Chapter 139 after reuniting with Baby Beel and getting embarrassed about [[spoiler:her relationship with Oga]].

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