Follow TV Tropes

Following

History Characters / GirlsUndPanzerOaraiAcademyAnglerfishTeam

Go To


Added DiffLines:

** In the aforementioned spin-off manga, she's also tried to infiltrate [[spoiler: Bonple]] as well, but were immediately found out by [[spoiler: Uszka]] who plays an ObfuscatingStupidity on her.


** In Ribbon Warrior she has become something of a LivingLegend in the sport of Tankery.

to:

** In Ribbon Warrior Played more straighter in ''Ribbon Warrior'' manga spin-off where she has become something of a LivingLegend in the sport of Tankery.



* IHaveManyNames: In ''Ribbon Warrior'', she's said to have many nicknames that are attributed to her newfound fame and achievements, such as "The Miracle of Ooarai", "The War Goddess" and even "The World's Strongest Boko-fan".



* LivingLegend: Here actions in the main series are shown to have inspired an entire generation of girls to take up the sport. This includes the two main characters in Ribbon Warrior, who are completely awestruck when they finally meet her.

to:

* LivingLegend: Here actions Her and her team achievements and feats in the main series are shown to have inspired an entire generation of girls to take up the sport. This includes the two main characters in Ribbon Warrior, ''Ribbon Warrior'', who are completely awestruck when they finally meet her.


* CallingTheOldManOut: Downplayed, in that Miho never actively questions her mother's adherence to their Sensha-do style, though at one point she directly asked her if it was necessary [[spoiler:for Maho to shoot the enemy flag tank rescuing a ''friendly'' unit]]. She was unusually forward to a degree that Maho [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness found it uncharacteristic of her]].

to:

* CallingTheOldManOut: CallingTheOldWomanOut: Downplayed, in that Miho never actively questions her mother's adherence to their Sensha-do style, though at one point she directly asked her if it was necessary [[spoiler:for Maho to shoot the enemy flag tank rescuing a ''friendly'' unit]]. She was unusually forward to a degree that Maho [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness found it uncharacteristic of her]].


* CallingTheOldWomanOut: Downplayed, in that Miho never actively questions her mother's adherence to their Sensha-do style, though at one point she directly asked her if it was necessary [[spoiler:for Maho to shoot the enemy flag tank rescuing a ''friendly'' unit]]. She was unusually forward to a degree that Maho [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness found it uncharacteristic of her]].

to:

* CallingTheOldWomanOut: CallingTheOldManOut: Downplayed, in that Miho never actively questions her mother's adherence to their Sensha-do style, though at one point she directly asked her if it was necessary [[spoiler:for Maho to shoot the enemy flag tank rescuing a ''friendly'' unit]]. She was unusually forward to a degree that Maho [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness found it uncharacteristic of her]].


* AnimalMotifs: Miho is heavily associated with the anglerfish due to her penchant for [[ConfusionFu catching her opponenets off-guard]] [[CrazyEnoughToWork with a wide vareity]] [[CombatPragmatist of traps]].

to:

* AnimalMotifs: Miho is heavily associated with the anglerfish due to her penchant for [[ConfusionFu catching her opponenets off-guard]] [[CrazyEnoughToWork with a wide vareity]] [[CombatPragmatist of traps]]. Not to mention, female anglerfishes are usually ''big'', reflecting on Miho's position as Ōarai's overall commander.


* AnimalMotifs: Miho is heavily associated with the anglerfish due to her penchant for [[ConfusionFu catching her opponenets off-guard]] [[CrazyEnoughToWork with a wide vareity]] [[CombatPragmatist of traps]].



* BadassCreed: She may have rejected her family's "[[SeriousBusiness win at all costs]]" philosophy, but she does embody and uphold the Nishizumi-style creed of "Always advance". The film reinforces this further, when she gives a proper RousingSpeech to the rest of Ooarai's sensha-do team about their chances of winning against the University Team.

to:

* BadassCreed: She may have rejected her family's "[[SeriousBusiness win at all costs]]" do whatever it takes to win]]" philosophy, but she does embody and uphold the Nishizumi-style creed of "Always advance". The film reinforces this further, when she gives a proper RousingSpeech to the rest of Ooarai's sensha-do team about their chances of winning against the University Team.



* DarkAndTroubledPast: [[spoiler:After one of the tanks in her squad fell down a river, she abandons hers -- the flag unit -- to save them, losing the championship in the process]].
* DefectorFromDecadence: Left Kuromorimine because she cannot agree with its "[[SeriousBusiness win at all costs]]" attitude towards Sensha-do.

to:

* DarkAndTroubledPast: [[spoiler:After one of the tanks in her squad fell down a river, she abandons hers -- the flag unit -- to save them, losing costing Kuromorimine the championship winning streak in the process]].
* DefectorFromDecadence: Left Kuromorimine because she cannot agree with its "[[SeriousBusiness win at all costs]]" SecondPlaceIsForLosers attitude towards Sensha-do.



** MyGreatestSecondChance: [[spoiler: The exact thing happens...and this trope is subverted, and then double-subverted. As...she makes the exact same choice. But THIS time? She saves her friends WITHOUT putting the rest of the team in danger. Essentially, she proves her decision was not wrong..and she has grown.]]

to:

** MyGreatestSecondChance: [[spoiler: The exact thing happens...and this trope is subverted, and then double-subverted. As...she makes the exact same choice. But THIS time? She saves her friends WITHOUT putting the rest of the team in danger. Essentially, she proves her decision was not wrong..wrong... and she has grown.]]



* TalkingThroughTechnique: With Kikuyo's help, she comes up with this as an idea of helping Emi understand Maho. It works, [[spoiler:but ends up getting Emi to reveal her real reason for her antipathy toward Maho]].

to:

* TalkingThroughTechnique: With Kikuyo's help, she comes up with this as an idea of helping Emi understand Maho. It works, [[spoiler:but ends up getting Emi to reveal her real reason for her antipathy resentment toward Maho]].


* TheKlutz: When she's not involved in Sensha-do, she tends to fall into this, almost forgetting to lock her door, dropping her pencils on the floor, and nearly forgetting important dates, and, in one of the tie-in mangas, getting herself lost in an unfamiliar port and having to be helped out by Erika (of all people).
-->'''Erika''' (*thinking): ''And this is the commander who [[spoiler: won the Panzerkraft nationals.]] For real...''



* LittleMissBadass: Both in and out of tanks. Her martial arts moves in [=OVA 6=] are amazing, and in one of the audio dramas, she instictively dodges blows'' even [[ItMakesSenseInContext encumbered by a giant bear costume]]''. [[spoiler:She had to ''remind herself'' '''''not''''' ''to do so'', as she was portraying Boko the Bear at a show.]]



* TheKlutz: When she's not involved in Sensha-do, she tends to fall into this, almost forgetting to lock her door, dropping her pencils on the floor, and nearly forgetting important dates, and, in one of the tie-in mangas, getting herself lost in an unfamiliar port and having to be helped out by Erika (of all people).
-->'''Erika''' (*thinking): ''And this is the commander who [[spoiler: won the Panzerkraft nationals.]] For real...''
* LittleMissBadass: Both in and out of tanks. Her martial arts moves in [=OVA 6=] are amazing, and in one of the audio dramas, she instictively dodges blows'' even [[ItMakesSenseInContext encumbered by a giant bear costume]]''. [[spoiler:She had to ''remind herself'' '''''not''''' ''to do so'', as she was portraying Boko the Bear at a show.]]


Added DiffLines:

* AmbiguouslyGay: Yukari's [[HeroWorshipper hero-worship]] of Miho sometimes crosses into "girl crush" territory. She's very happy to hear that she ''correctly guessed Miho's measurements'', looks rather jealous when Miho gets hugged by Kei, and proclaims that "Nishizumi-dono confessed to me!" after Miho says she "loves" all her friends in Episode 10.

Added DiffLines:

!!Miho Nizhizumi


Added DiffLines:

!!Saori Takebe


Added DiffLines:

!!Hana Isuzu


Added DiffLines:

!!Yukari Akiyama


Added DiffLines:

!!Mako Reizei

Added DiffLines:

* MeaningfulName: An anglerfish is known for using it's lantern-like antenna to lure its prey into a trap before eating them. Considering the fact that most of Miho's tactics involve around using ambushes, trickery, and distractions, the team's name fits nicely.

Added DiffLines:

** In Ribbon Warrior she has become something of a LivingLegend in the sport of Tankery.


Added DiffLines:

** Following the national tournament she has also acquired some other nicknames such as "The Miracle of Ooarai", "The War Goddess", and "The World's Strongest Boco Fan".


Added DiffLines:

* LivingLegend: Here actions in the main series are shown to have inspired an entire generation of girls to take up the sport. This includes the two main characters in Ribbon Warrior, who are completely awestruck when they finally meet her.


The other first friend of Miho since her transfer to Ōarai, Hana is the daughter of a family of ''ikebana'' (flower arrangement) professionals. She initially sat at the driver's seat, but the thrill of hearing the roar of shells inspired her to man the Panzer's guns. [[spoiler: In ''Das Finale'' she succeeds Anzu Kadotani as the Student Council Vice President]].

to:

The other first friend of Miho since her transfer to Ōarai, Hana is the daughter of a family of ''ikebana'' (flower arrangement) professionals. She initially sat at the driver's seat, but the thrill of hearing the roar of shells inspired her to man the Panzer's guns. [[spoiler: In ''Das Finale'' she succeeds Anzu Kadotani as the Student Council Vice President]].


The main character of the light novel adaptaion, Saori is a redhead with a string of failed searches for romance. She's one of Miho's first friends since her transfer to Ōarai. She becomes Anglerfish Team's radio operator due to her love of small talk.

to:

The main character of the light novel adaptaion, Saori is a redhead with a string of failed searches for romance. She's one of Miho's first friends since her transfer to Ōarai. She becomes Anglerfish Team's radio operator due to her love of small talk. [[spoiler:In ''Das Finale'' she succeeds Momo Kawashima to be the Student Council's Public Relations Manager]].



The other first friend of Miho since her transfer to Ōarai, Hana is the daughter of a family of ''ikebana'' (flower arrangement) professionals. She initially sat at the driver's seat, but the thrill of hearing the roar of shells inspired her to man the Panzer's guns.

to:

The other first friend of Miho since her transfer to Ōarai, Hana is the daughter of a family of ''ikebana'' (flower arrangement) professionals. She initially sat at the driver's seat, but the thrill of hearing the roar of shells inspired her to man the Panzer's guns. [[spoiler: In ''Das Finale'' she succeeds Anzu Kadotani as the Student Council Vice President]].



The main character of the manga adaptation, Yukari is an energetic tank fangirl who hides severe fitting-in issues. Then she met kindred souls in the form of Miho, Saori and Hana, inspiring her to become the gunner, and later the loader and de facto second-in-command of Anglerfish Team.

to:

The main character of the manga adaptation, Yukari is an energetic tank fangirl who hides severe fitting-in issues. Then she met kindred souls in the form of Miho, Saori and Hana, inspiring her to become the gunner, and later the loader and de facto second-in-command of Anglerfish Team. [[spoiler: In ''Das Finale'' she succeeds Yuzu Koyama as the Student Council Vice-President]].

Added DiffLines:

* StudentCouncilPresident: Succeeds Anzu in the ''Das Finale'' OVA.


!!!Saori's tropes that may get her a boyfriend



!!!Tropes arranged by Hana



!!!Tropes that Yukari has gathered info on



!!!Tropes Mako falls asleep over


[[folder: Miho Nishizumi]]
[[quoteright:300:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/garupan_miho_4903.png]]
->''"It's not for [[HeirToTheDojo the sake of my home]]. Neither is it to [[BigBrotherWorship imitate big sis]]... This summer, I did Panzer with everyone. I felt that I could treasure this memory. That is perhaps... my 'Panzerkraft'."''

->'''Position:''' Tank Commander/Squadron Commander
->'''Voiced by:''' Creator/MaiFuchigami (Japanese), Creator/{{Margaret McDonald}} (credited as Meg [=McDonald=]) (English)

The main character of the anime and a scion of a clan of famous tankers. She left the discipline after a certain incident and transferred from Kuromorimine into Ōarai, since its Sensha-do class was defunct for over two decades. She was promptly drafted into becoming the leader of its first class in twenty years (as a loader, then later commander of not just her team, but of the school's squadron) after the Student Council discovers her experience.

to:

[[folder: Miho Nishizumi]]
Panzer IV]]
[[quoteright:300:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/garupan_miho_4903.png]]
->''"It's not for [[HeirToTheDojo
org/pmwiki/pub/images/pziv_d_gup.jpg]]
[[quoteright:300:[[caption-width:300:[[labelnote:Panzer IV upgraded to Ausf. F2]]https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/pziv_dgun_gup.jpg[[/labelnote]]]]]]
[[quoteright:300:[[caption-width:300:[[labelnote:Panzer IV upgraded to Ausf. H]]https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/pziv_h_gup.jpg[[/labelnote]]]]]]
The [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panzer_IV Panzerkamfwagen IV]] is
the sake of my home]]. Neither is it to [[BigBrotherWorship imitate big sis]]... This summer, I did Panzer with everyone. I felt that I could treasure this memory. That is perhaps... my 'Panzerkraft'."''

->'''Position:''' Tank Commander/Squadron Commander
->'''Voiced by:''' Creator/MaiFuchigami (Japanese), Creator/{{Margaret McDonald}} (credited as Meg [=McDonald=]) (English)

The main character
first tank the characters find upon the re-establishment of the anime and a scion of a clan of famous tankers. She left the discipline after a certain incident and transferred from Kuromorimine into Ōarai, since its Ōarai Sensha-do class elective. This was defunct for over two decades. She was promptly drafted into becoming assigned to Team A/Anglerfish team. As the leader of its first class in twenty years (as a loader, then later commander of not just her team, but of tank commanded by Miho, it is by default, the school's squadron) after the Student Council discovers her experience."face" of Ōarai's Sensha-do team.



!!!Panzer Vor!!

to:

!!!Panzer Vor!!* BookEnds: The [[SubsystemDamage battle damage]] the Panzer IV suffers in the movie's FinalBattle leaves it in almost the same damaged shape Miho and co. found it[[note]]all the [[PowerupFullColorChange spaced armour]] gets blown off, the [[MidSeasonUpgrade longer gun is blown in half]] so it resembles the shorter, initial gun, and the roadwheels (and track) of the right side are blown off, same as it was found[[/note]].
* CompanionCube: The reason it's given an entry in the ''characters'' page.
* ContinuityNod: Miho uses the same model of tank in the manga prequel and the anime. This is given a subtle ContinuityNod in Episode 1 when she smiles while caressing the old tank's armor.
* JackOfAllStats: The Panzer IV is portrayed as versatile and useful in most roles, [[ShownTheirWork exactly like its historical usage]].
* MidSeasonUpgrade: The [=Panzer IV=] is the only tank [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin to be upgraded roughly mid-season]]. Other tanks are upgraded for the FinalBattle or not at all. To elaborate, it was initially found as an [[http://gup.wikia.com/wiki/File:Panzer_4_c.jpg Ausf D]], then upgraded to an [[http://gup.wikia.com/wiki/File:PVC4989-1.jpg Ausf F2]] for the Pravda match, and finally given additional armor as an [[http://gup.wikia.com/wiki/File:Pz_4_h.jpg Ausf H]] for the final match.
* PowerupFullColorChange: When it receives its final upgrade for the FinalBattle, it's given [[ShownTheirWork that model's most common historical paint pattern]] instead of keeping its usual color.
* StraightMan: Is the only tank not painted in bright colors in episodes 1 to 4. [[AnInteriorDesignerIsYou The insides, on the other hand...]]
----
[[/folder]]

[[folder: Miho Nishizumi]]
[[quoteright:309:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/miho_nishizumi.png]]
->''"It's not for [[HeirToTheDojo the sake of my home]]. Neither is it to [[BigBrotherWorship imitate big sis]]... This summer, I did Panzer with everyone. I felt that I could treasure this memory. That is perhaps... my 'Panzerkraft'."''

->'''Position:''' Tank Commander/Squadron Commander
->'''Voiced by:''' Creator/MaiFuchigami (Japanese), Creator/{{Margaret McDonald}} (credited as Meg [=McDonald=]) (English)

The main character of the anime and a scion of a clan of famous tankers. She left the discipline after a certain incident and transferred from Kuromorimine into Ōarai, since its Sensha-do class was defunct for over two decades. She was promptly drafted into becoming the leader of its first class in twenty years (as a loader, then later commander of not just her team, but of the school's squadron) after the Student Council discovers her experience.
----



[[quoteright:300:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/garupan_saori_2266.png]]

to:

[[quoteright:300:https://static.[[quoteright:200:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/garupan_saori_2266.png]]org/pmwiki/pub/images/saori_takebe.png]]



[[quoteright:300:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/garupan_hana_188.png]]

to:

[[quoteright:300:https://static.[[quoteright:200:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/garupan_hana_188.png]]org/pmwiki/pub/images/hana_isuzu.png]]



[[quoteright:300:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/garupan_yukari_6663.png]]

to:

[[quoteright:300:https://static.[[quoteright:200:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/garupan_yukari_6663.png]]org/pmwiki/pub/images/yukari_akiyama.png]]



[[quoteright:300:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/garupan_mako_1073.png]]

to:

[[quoteright:300:https://static.[[quoteright:200:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/garupan_mako_1073.png]]org/pmwiki/pub/images/mako_reizei.png]]



[[/folder]]

[[folder: Panzer IV]]
[[quoteright:300:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/pziv_d_gup.jpg]]
[[quoteright:300:[[caption-width:300:[[labelnote:Panzer IV upgraded to Ausf. F2]]https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/pziv_dgun_gup.jpg[[/labelnote]]]]]]
[[quoteright:300:[[caption-width:300:[[labelnote:Panzer IV upgraded to Ausf. H]]https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/pziv_h_gup.jpg[[/labelnote]]]]]]
The [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panzer_IV Panzerkamfwagen IV]] is the first tank the characters find upon the re-establishment of the Ōarai Sensha-do elective. This was assigned to Team A/Anglerfish team. As the tank commanded by Miho, it is by default, the "face" of Ōarai's Sensha-do team.
----
!!!Tropes for the Panzer IV

* BookEnds: The [[SubsystemDamage battle damage]] the Panzer IV suffers in the movie's FinalBattle leaves it in almost the same damaged shape Miho and co. found it[[note]]all the [[PowerupFullColorChange spaced armour]] gets blown off, the [[MidSeasonUpgrade longer gun is blown in half]] so it resembles the shorter, initial gun, and the roadwheels (and track) of the right side are blown off, same as it was found[[/note]].
* CompanionCube: The reason it's given an entry in the ''characters'' page.
* ContinuityNod: Miho uses the same model of tank in the manga prequel and the anime. This is given a subtle ContinuityNod in Episode 1 when she smiles while caressing the old tank's armor.
* JackOfAllStats: The Panzer IV is portrayed as versatile and useful in most roles, [[ShownTheirWork exactly like its historical usage]].
* MidSeasonUpgrade: The [=Panzer IV=] is the only tank [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin to be upgraded roughly mid-season]]. Other tanks are upgraded for the FinalBattle or not at all. To elaborate, it was initially found as an [[http://gup.wikia.com/wiki/File:Panzer_4_c.jpg Ausf D]], then upgraded to an [[http://gup.wikia.com/wiki/File:PVC4989-1.jpg Ausf F2]] for the Pravda match, and finally given additional armor as an [[http://gup.wikia.com/wiki/File:Pz_4_h.jpg Ausf H]] for the final match.
* PowerupFullColorChange: When it receives its final upgrade for the FinalBattle, it's given [[ShownTheirWork that model's most common historical paint pattern]] instead of keeping its usual color.
* StraightMan: Is the only tank not painted in bright colors in episodes 1 to 4. [[AnInteriorDesignerIsYou The insides, on the other hand...]]
----

Showing 15 edit(s) of 74

Top

How well does it match the trope?

Example of:

/

Media sources:

/

Report