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* NotSoDifferent: An extreme believer in this trope in that he finds meek Howard Alpha as suspicious as aggressive Howard Prime. [[spoiler: And he doesn't seem to have much concern about being responsible for Baldwin's counterpart.]]

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* NotSoDifferent: An extreme believer in this trope in that he finds meek Howard Alpha as suspicious as aggressive Howard Prime.
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[[spoiler: And he doesn't seem to have much concern about being responsible for Baldwin's counterpart.]]




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* [[Jerkass]]: This is his defining trait compared to [[ExtremeDoormat Howard Alpha]]. He is rude, foul-tempered, and lacks the empathy and patience his other regularly demonstrates.

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* [[Jerkass]]: {{Jerkass}}: This is his defining trait compared to [[ExtremeDoormat Howard Alpha]]. He is rude, foul-tempered, and lacks the empathy and patience his other regularly demonstrates.


* BornLucky: He's had enough close shaves and near-misses that he's started to notice it. He's pulled out of a corner by [[spoiler:his secretary, who is an Indigo agent, who makes him shoot her to give him a plausible cover, and to claim that she was Shadow the whole time]].
* DrivenToSuicide: Averted. [[spoiler: Howard Prime pushes him to it to escape being caught, but he doesn't have the guts to follow through]].



** His phone password is identical to his safe combination, which is how [[spoiler: Clare]] is able to leak intel from strategy.
** He locked a [[spoiler: confession of all his and his wife's deeds]] in his safe in his office where he, Naya, security, and his own secretary can get to it.
** He tells [[spoiler: his wife, who's loyalties are still suspect]] that he's been spying on them and that he has [[spoiler: made said confession]].



* SanitySlippage: He spends most of the final episodes of the first season a disheveled mess in his pajamas when [[spoiler: he finds out his wife is a spy.]]
** [[spoiler:Gets worse in the second season when Peter is panicking over keeping Claire's secret as Shadow in order to use her EP OI knowledge to root out her allies in Berlin and being loyal to EA OI's mandate.]]

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* SanitySlippage: He spends most of the final episodes of the first season a disheveled mess in his pajamas when [[spoiler: he finds out his wife is a spy.]]
]] Most of his IdiotBall moments above can be attributed to his rapidly unraveling mental state.
** [[spoiler:Gets worse in the second season when Peter is panicking over keeping Claire's Clare's secret as Shadow in order to use her EP OI knowledge to root out her allies in Berlin and being loyal to EA OI's mandate.]]



* YourCheatingHeart: He's married to Roland Fancher's daughter, but is also shown with a prostitute.

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* YourCheatingHeart: He's married to Roland Fancher's daughter, but is also shown with a prostitute.
multiple prostitutes.



* ConflictingLoyalties: [[spoiler: Goes from being completely faithful to Indigo's cause to doubting them after she's caught to hatred after finding out that Pope killed her real parents rather than the Munchen virus to turning on them with Peter at the end of Season 2.]]




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* YourCheatingHeart: The second [[spoiler: adult Spencer, her old boyfriend]] walks back into her life, her faithfulness to Peter is all over.



* ButchLesbian: Is attracted explicitly to women and has to be tough to be an assassin.

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* ButchLesbian: Is attracted explicitly to women and has to be tough to be an assassin. She has BoyishShortHair in comparison to her LipstickLesbian counterpart's long hair.



* DarkActionGirl: She kills anyone who gets in her way. [[spoiler:Except for her actual Earth counterpart.]]

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* DarkActionGirl: She kills anyone who gets in her way. [[spoiler:Except for Nadia, her actual Earth Alpha counterpart.]]



* MoralityPet: Initially [[spoiler: Nadia Alpha]], then Greta, until one of her other's exes outs her and Greta does some research.




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* WildCard: Though presented in the early episodes as a remorseless assassin, this is what she turns out to be as she doesn't care for anything but money, her [[MoralityPet morality pets]], and revenge. [[spoiler: When Howard Prime's stranded comrades capture her in the Alpha world, Howard delivers one of the Lamberts to her and gives her a knife to escape. This ends with Lambert Prime/Alpha dead, Howard's friends dead, and Baldwin gone.]]



* CoverIdentityAnomaly: Alternate Howard takes the place of normal-verse Howard one night on a visit to the hospital. He misses one crucial detail in the routine visit: when Howard walks by the nurse's station, he normally puts one of the flowers from the bouquet he's bought for Emily into the vase on the counter, because they're the nurse's favorite flowers, too. Howard Prime doesn't do this. [[spoiler:Which accidentally tips off the assassin "Baldwin" that something isn't right]].

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* CoverIdentityAnomaly: Alternate Howard Prime takes the place of normal-verse Howard Alpha one night on a visit to the hospital. He misses one crucial detail in the routine visit: when Howard walks by the nurse's station, he normally puts one of the flowers from the bouquet he's bought for Emily into the vase on the counter, because they're the nurse's favorite flowers, too. Howard Prime doesn't do this. [[spoiler:Which accidentally tips off the assassin "Baldwin" that something isn't right]].


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* [[Jerkass]]: This is his defining trait compared to [[ExtremeDoormat Howard Alpha]]. He is rude, foul-tempered, and lacks the empathy and patience his other regularly demonstrates.
** The way out he offered to Peter when [[spoiler: Naya is closing in on him]]? There's a gun hidden in the bathroom, go and shoot yourself.


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* ObfuscatingStupidity: Or meekness, in his case. In order to pass as Howard Alpha, he has to adopt the less confident mannerisms and body language of his other. Alone, or with those in the know, he immediately reverts back to his blunt and arrogant mannerisms, and lacks the patience to prevent them from boiling over when stressed or frustrated.

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** The sum he asks for from Peter to protect his secret is two million dollars. The sum he asks for from Naya, which would reveal Peter's role in everything? Two million and one.


* HumansAreBastards: A walking aversion. [[spoiler: Their existence and relationship to one another (see above)]] defies Yanek's entire worldview that when two identical individuals exist together one must destroy the other, and is contrary to the extenuation of this belief that Indigo holds in the first place.

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* HumansAreBastards: A walking An interesting aversion. Despite fitting the trope in personality and actions, [[spoiler: Their their existence and relationship to one another (see above)]] defies Yanek's entire worldview that when two identical individuals exist together one must destroy the other, and is contrary to the extenuation of this belief that Indigo holds in the first place.


* FlatCharacter: His role in the story is to be a sounding board for Emily Prime and Ian and order them to continue.



Ambassador to the Alpha world.

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Ambassador Diplomatic ambassador to the Alpha world.
world [[spoiler: and one of the higher-ups of the Indigo program. He is, or rather, [[TheDividual they are]] Clare's handler]].



* TheDividual: [[spoiler: Unlike most people and their others, it's very hard to tell where Claude Alpha and Claude Prime are separate individuals. They dress, act, talk, and think completely alike, and according to the surviving one (unknown if it's the Alpha or Prime version, but definitely the one that met Peter and Roland Fancher for lunch) they had been alternating their roles for many years. The only clue is that when one returns home, the other mentions the quality of food on the other side, which meant the Claude that had just met Claire for Indigo business was actually the one from Alpha]].
* HumansAreBastards: A walking aversion. [[spoiler: Their existence and relationship to one another (see above)]] defies Yanek's entire worldview that when two identical individuals exist together one must destroy the other, and is contrary to the extenuation of this belief that Indigo holds in the first place.



* SmugSnake: Even being [[spoiler: on the run on Alpha]] doesn't drop his smug superiority.
* TheSpymaster: Handles the affairs of EP agents operating in the EA verse.

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* SmugSnake: Even being [[spoiler: on the run on Alpha]] doesn't drop his smug superiority.
superiority. [[spoiler: Neither of them]].
* TheSpymaster: Handles [[spoiler: Both of them]] handle the affairs of EP Earth Prime agents operating in the EA verse.Earth Alpha.




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* WalkingSpoiler: His role in the first season is clear-cut but [[spoiler: the revelation in the second season of his relationship with his other, or more specifically, the two's relation to each other, throws a lot of doubt over which one was involved in the first season's events.]]


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* HumansAreBastards: A firm believer, from his own experience. When two copies of one exist, one will always seek to destroy the other.



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* OnlySaneMan: She’s so insightful, she’s practically an exposition machine. She’s the first person to take a stance that Prime is clearly just as human as Alpha. She sees right through Quinn’s cover-ups. She also points out that the office has gotten too political to be effective.


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[[folder:Mira]]

An ex-Indigo teacher who helped Clare when she was young. She's responsible for breaking Yanek out of Echo.

* BigBad: For the second season.


* UnderestimatingBadassery: He's completely dismissed as a "nobody" from the moment he's brought in on the conspiracy. In fact he has strong enough integrity and will to resist [[ManipulativeBastard Alexander Pope]] (who plays highly experienced agents like Ian Shaw and Howard Prime like a fiddle) and Yamek. Also, if absolutely forced, he is willing to kill. [[spoiler: Just ask Pope.]]

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* UnderestimatingBadassery: He's completely dismissed as a "nobody" from the moment he's brought in on the conspiracy. In fact he has strong enough integrity and will to resist [[ManipulativeBastard Alexander Pope]] (who plays highly experienced agents like Ian Shaw and Howard Prime like a fiddle) and Yamek.Yanek. Also, if absolutely forced, he is willing to kill. [[spoiler: Just ask Pope.]]



* WhatTheHellHero: After his secretary was exposed as a pro-Earth Prime mole, Roland blames him for his actions that led to the mole being uncovered. Roland now is getting unwanted attention from his colleagues.

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* WhatTheHellHero: After his secretary was exposed as a pro-Earth Prime an Indigo mole, Roland blames him for his actions that led to the mole being uncovered. Roland now is getting unwanted attention from his colleagues.



* AwesomenessByAnalysis: Naya has her suspicions that Howard in the Alpha world is not who she thinks she is after Naya was read in on OI's mandate.

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* AwesomenessByAnalysis: Naya has her suspicions that Howard in the Alpha world is not who she thinks she is after Naya was read in on OI's mandate.he is.


* UnderestimatingBadassery: He's completely dismissed as a "nobody" from the moment he's brought in on the conspiracy.

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* UnderestimatingBadassery: He's completely dismissed as a "nobody" from the moment he's brought in on the conspiracy.
conspiracy. In fact he has strong enough integrity and will to resist [[ManipulativeBastard Alexander Pope]] (who plays highly experienced agents like Ian Shaw and Howard Prime like a fiddle) and Yamek. Also, if absolutely forced, he is willing to kill. [[spoiler: Just ask Pope.]]



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* CrisisOfFaith: She's the first openly religious person we meet in the show, and her faith in Allah is shaken by everything she learns at OI.



* HospitalHottie: She's a doctor and very attractive.




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* YourCheatingHeart: She breaks up with her boyfriend in the second season because he cheated on her.

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* WhatTheHellHero: After his secretary was exposed as a pro-Earth Prime mole, Roland blames him for his actions that led to the mole being uncovered. Roland now is getting unwanted attention from his colleagues.



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* AwesomenessByAnalysis: Naya has her suspicions that Howard in the Alpha world is not who she thinks she is after Naya was read in on OI's mandate.


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* OhCrap: "No Strings Attached" has him being figured out by Naya due to her AwesomenessByAnalysis skills.

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* WhamEpisode: [[spoiler:He's from the Alpha world, being handed over by his colleagues to keep the peace between the Alpha and Prime worlds.]]

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