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* HeterosexualLifePartners: With his best friend and right hand man G, who he knows since childhood. Also with Shimon Cozart, to the point that they made an oath swearing that their families will be partners for generations.



* AffablyEvil: Not to say that he is a villain, but he is still TheDon of the bloodiest mafia family and implied to have shed blood. Certainly ordering Dino to [[spoiler: kill Gokudera when he fails his test in the promotion chapter counts as this.]]
* AuthorityEqualsAsskicking: Certainly kicks Xanxus' ass when he decided to coup against him.



* BadassInANiceSuit: Can kick ass in his striped suit.



* TheDon: the current head of the Vongola Family. Thankfully, he is quite a benevolent man who wants to return the Vongola Family to its roots and wishes for Tsuna to take up Primo's mantle for this reason.
* HostageSituation: Was kidnapped by his own adopted son and used as a battery for Gola Mosca, with the added caveat of blaming Tsuna for his death when the robot was destroyed. Fortunately, he was able to survive.

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* TheDon: the The current head of the Vongola Family. Thankfully, he is quite a benevolent man who wants to return the Vongola Family to its roots and wishes for Tsuna to take up Primo's mantle for this reason.
* HostageSituation: [[spoiler: Was kidnapped by his own adopted son and used as a battery for Gola Mosca, with the added caveat of blaming Tsuna for his death when the robot was destroyed. Fortunately, he was able to survive.]]
* ManipulativeBastard: [[spoiler: Subtle, but he knows that Tsuna will reject being the position of Decimo, so he used his admiration of Primo and his friends as reason to take up the position and lets him think about it. Even before that, where he ordered Tsuna to capture Mukuro who is a high profile criminal to jump start his abilities.]]



* WouldHurtAChild

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* WouldHurtAChild
WouldHurtAChild: Meanwhile Levi doens't hold back in shocking poor Lambo.



* HealingFactor: Is the Varia's go to healer whenever they are injured, but has to cut their hair and trim their nails after.



* DeusExitMachina: [[spoiler: Could have participated with Tsuna's plans against Jager, but Tsuna doesn't really trust him and his boss watch was destroyed in the battle prior anyways.]]

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* DeusExitMachina: [[spoiler: Could have participated with Tsuna's plans against Jager, but Tsuna doesn't really trust him (Tsuna pretty much says that he trusts ''Byakuran'' and ''Xanxus'' after their fights and never even thought of asking him) and his boss watch was destroyed in the battle prior anyways.]]



* TakingTheBullet: [[spoiler: Took an attack meant for Nana in their fight against the Vindice]]



* StealthMentor: To Gokudera, who pointed out to the latter after saving him from the bombs that the he should think and protect his own life as well.

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* StealthMentor: To Gokudera, who pointed out to the latter after saving him from the bombs that the he should think and protect his own life as well. Tries this on [[spoiler: Tsuna in their fights, unfortunately Tsuna doesn't understand until it's too late.]]




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* TheWorfEffect: [[spoiler: Knocks out Tsuna, who has gone through many levels of badassery in just one punch. And he has been on the receiving end of this via the Vindice, where they gave him a grievous injury on his abdomen and puts him out of commission for the rest of the arc.]]



* AntiquatedLinguistics: Thanks to Iemitsu teaching him classical Japanese and instead of the modern ones



* TheWorfEffect: [[spoiler: Is the first one to be taken out of the "Hyper-Trio" group that fought with the Vindice to show how outmatched the others are against them]]




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* MissionControl: Acts like this in the Melone Base raid, acting as a VoiceWithAnInternetConnection for the Vongola and Varia.
* SupremeChef: Helped in cooking when Kyoko and Haru ran from the base.



** G is pretty much a calmer and wiser pink-haired Gokudera, even sharing the title of being the Primo's/Decimo's right hand man.
** Ugetsu looks a lot like Yamamoto wearing a Shinto outfit and likes to play his flute before giving it up for a sword.




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* StalkerWithoutACrush: In the Drama CD at least, when all of them thought that Giotto was courting someone and followed him for the rest of the day.
* UndyingLoyalty: To Giotto with the exception of Daemon, [[spoiler: who is loyal to Elena all along.]]



* ArcherArchetype

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* ArcherArchetypeArcherArchetype: Is pretty much calm and stoic most of the time. He uses a gun but will use a bow and arrow that Giotto gifted to him on missions.



* StalkerWithoutACrush: In the Drama CD at least, when he thought that Giotto was courting someone. He followed and forced the others to see what he was up to.



* NiceGuy

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* NiceGuyNiceGuy: His niceness is the same level as Yamamoto.



* OddFriendship: With Alaude, although it's unknown if Alaude thinks of him as a friend.



* KickTheDog: [[spoiler: When he's not acting like a flirtatious paedophile around her, Daemon's rather sadistic towards Chrome.]]

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* KickTheDog: [[spoiler: When he's not acting like a flirtatious paedophile pedophile around her, Daemon's rather sadistic towards Chrome.]]



* MotiveDecay: [[spoiler: His reason for joining Vongola is for Elena and the fact that Giotto and him wish to protect the weak people from harm. Unfortunately, Gitto's dissolving of their armed forces, Elena's death and him misunderstanding her last wishes turns him to a [[ManipulativeBastard manipulative vengeful spirit]] that only wants the Vongola Family to be the strongest.]]



* AristocratsAreEvil: Averted.

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* AristocratsAreEvil: Averted. [[spoiler: She is the reason why Daemon and Giotto made an alliance as she wants to protect the weak.]]



* BlueBlood

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* BlueBloodBlueBlood: She is the daughter of a Noble Family



* NiceGirl

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* NiceGirlNiceGirl: She certainly is one as she wishes for nothing else but to protect the townspeople from harm



* EdibleThemeNaming: All Nono's guardians are named after cakes or related words.



* UnfortunateNames: All Nono's guardians are named after cakes or related words.

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* UnfortunateNames: All Nono's guardians are named after cakes or related words.


* AmazinglyEmbarassingParents: Which is partly why Tsuna isn't ''too'' cut up about him being a nonexistent entity in his life.

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* AmazinglyEmbarassingParents: AmazinglyEmbarrassingParents: Which is partly why Tsuna isn't ''too'' cut up about him being a nonexistent entity in his life.

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* AmazinglyEmbarassingParents: Which is partly why Tsuna isn't ''too'' cut up about him being a nonexistent entity in his life.


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* ParentalNeglect: See DisappearedDad above.


* StalkingWithoutACrush: In the Drama CD at least, when he thought that Giotto was courting someone. He followed and forced the others to see what he was up to.

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* StalkingWithoutACrush: StalkerWithoutACrush: In the Drama CD at least, when he thought that Giotto was courting someone. He followed and forced the others to see what he was up to.


* PosthumousCharacter
* RetiredBadass

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* PosthumousCharacter
PosthumousCharacter: As with his guardians, but his will still lives on in the Vongola Rings.
* RetiredBadassRetiredBadass: [[spoiler: After he was chased off by Ricardo, he wend to Japan and settled there, becoming Sawada Ieyasu who is Tsuna's ancestor.]]



* EnergyBall
* ShortHairWithTail
* TallDarkAndHandsome

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* EnergyBall
EnergyBall: He can use the flames of wrath similar to Xanxus.
* ShortHairWithTail
GenerationXerox: Basically, Xanxus is pretty much identical to him in looks and personality. And nothing is explained as how, since Tsuna and Primo are at least in the same bloodline.
* TallDarkAndHandsome
ShortHairWithTail: That he ties with a ponytail.
* TallDarkAndHandsome: Looks like a much more refined Xanxus



* BenevolentBoss
* CoolOldGuy

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* BenevolentBoss
BenevolentBoss: Adopted Xanxus as his own son even after knowing that they are not blood related. And he is one to his men as he is pretty much respected by his men.
* CoolOldGuyCoolOldGuy: He is seen as tending flowers in his home and is very relaxed around people. Tsuna is even surprised that he does not act like a typical mobster.
* TheDon: the current head of the Vongola Family. Thankfully, he is quite a benevolent man who wants to return the Vongola Family to its roots and wishes for Tsuna to take up Primo's mantle for this reason.
* HostageSituation: Was kidnapped by his own adopted son and used as a battery for Gola Mosca, with the added caveat of blaming Tsuna for his death when the robot was destroyed. Fortunately, he was able to survive.



* SimpleStaff

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* SimpleStaff
SimpleStaff: He uses this as his weapon to channel his flames. The staff makes him look like a typical don as well.



* DysfunctionalFamily

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* DysfunctionalFamilyDysfunctionalFamily: A group of bloodthirsty fighters thinking of each other as family? Nah. But they at least have the decency to look out for each other, if they are still alive that is.



* MeaningfulName

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* MeaningfulNameMeaningfulName: Almost all of their names are related to the sin that they are representing.



* QuirkyMinibossSquad

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* QuirkyMinibossSquadQuirkyMinibossSquad: Xanxus' guardians are this in the ten year skip, where they are introduced again as more quirky than their younger counterparts.



* WouldHitAGirl

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* WouldHitAGirlWouldHitAGirl: Belphegor and Mammon certainly do not have any problems hurting Chrome and Bluebell.



* DontYouDarePityMe

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* DontYouDarePityMeDontYouDarePityMe: Per his breakdown with his fight against Tsuna. He doesn't want any pity from you, he wants to be worshiped by all the scum in the world.



* GangstaStyle

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* GangstaStyleGangstaStyle: Uses two guns as his weapon.



* PersonOfMassDestruction

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* PersonOfMassDestructionPersonOfMassDestruction: Thanks to his infamous temper. Any place he is residing is usually turned to ash after a couple of chapters



* PickyEater: He doesn't want lamb, he wants beef. And no he doesn't want the cheap thing, only the best beef in the world. And you better serve it to him filleted or he will toss you out of the castle.



* RealMenEatMeat

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* RealMenEatMeatRealMenEatMeat: And only serve him the best meat in the world.



* SleepyHead: Always shown to be slouching asleep in his elaborate chair. He was even asleep in the first battle of the [[spoiler: representative war,]] much to his subordinates amusement.



* TallDarkAndHandsome

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* TallDarkAndHandsomeTallDarkAndHandsome: As his future self can attest.



* TeethClenchedTeamwork: [[spoiler: With Mukuro, Byakuran, Hibari and Dino. As seen in the meeting with Tsuna, all of them wants to fight Jager and will not listen to anything else so Reborn lets them group up instead. [[CurbStompBattle Not that it matters in the end...]] ]]



* AlliterativeName
* AnimalMotifs: Everything about him screams ''Film/{{Jaws}}''.

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* AlliterativeName
AlliterativeName: ''S''uperbi ''S''qualo.
* AnimalMotifs: Everything about him screams ''Film/{{Jaws}}''. Even his box weapon is a shark!



* BattleCry

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* BattleCryBattleCry: ''VOOOOOOOIIIIIIIIIIII!''



* {{Bishounen}}

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* {{Bishounen}}{{Bishounen}}: So much so that he can be mistaken as a long haired lady, until you see his face or hear his voice.



* [[DevotedToYou Devoted To Xanxus]]

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* [[DevotedToYou Devoted DevotedToYou: So devoted To Xanxus]]Xanxus even with all the crap the latter is giving to him.



* HotBlooded

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* HotBloodedHotBlooded: So much so that Lussuria has to warn him of his blood pressure.



* LongHairedPrettyBoy

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* LongHairedPrettyBoyLongHairedPrettyBoy: Wears his hair long as a promise to his boss never to cut it.



* RapunzelHair

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* RapunzelHairRapunzelHair: Promised Xanxus that he will not cut his hair until he becomes the Vongola Decimo. Considering that will never happen, he will be sporting this hairstlye for the rest of his life.



* AgentPeacock: Yes, you can laugh now.
* BadassGay

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* AgentPeacock: Yes, you can laugh now.
now. Even his box animal is a peacock!
* BadassGayBadassGay: Fanboys Ryohei thanks to his muscular physique and can kill someone with just his knees.



* BadassTeacher: Implied to be one since Ryohei learns his footwork in the future.



* CampGay

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* CampGayCampGay: The most well known one in the series.



* CoolShades
* DepravedHomosexual
* {{Gayngster}}
* [[ImTakingHerHomeWithMe I'm Taking Him Home With Me]]: Poor, poor Ryohei...

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* CoolShades
CoolShades: That become SunglassesAtNight since he never removes it. It actually gives him a noticeable advantage against Ryohei in their fight, since they are fighting until blinding lighting.
* DepravedHomosexual
DepravedHomosexual: Good things we never see his collection as he likes to keep a collection of corpses of men that he find appealing.
* {{Gayngster}}
{{Gayngster}}: Of course.
* [[ImTakingHerHomeWithMe I'm Taking Him Home With Me]]: ImTakingHerHomeWithMe: Poor, poor Ryohei...



* BadassLongcoat

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* BadassLongcoatBadassLongcoat: Which becomes NotSoBadassLongcoat as he is turned into a comedic character.



* BlindObedience: To Xanxus

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* BlindObedience: To XanxusXanxus.



* ButtMonkey

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* ButtMonkeyButtMonkey: For the Varia. all the crap that happens is usually him becoming the target.



* TheComicallySerious: Overlaps with his ButtMonkey status. Levi is very stern and no-nonsence, but gets into the humiliating situations more than any other Varia member.
* {{Gonk}}: Not really that ugly (still prettier than Longchamp's girlfriends) but just compare him to the rest of the [[{{Bishounen}} cast]].

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* TheComicallySerious: Overlaps with his ButtMonkey status. Levi is very stern and no-nonsence, no-nonsense, but gets into the humiliating situations more than any other Varia member.
* {{Gonk}}: Not really that ugly (still prettier than Longchamp's Longchamp and his girlfriends) but just compare him to the rest of the [[{{Bishounen}} cast]].



* TheKlutz: According to Mammon, Levi is the clumsiest one amongst Varia officers.

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* TheKlutz: According to Mammon, Levi is the clumsiest one amongst among Varia officers.



* ParasolOfPain

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* ParasolOfPainParasolOfPain: Uses his parabolic umbrellas to channel lightning and direct it to his enemies.




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* WouldHurtAChild: Definitely enjoys torturing Lambo in the Lightning battles without any remorse. He could have easily taken the ring from the child, but he wanted to give a show for his boss so...




* AxCrazy
* {{Bishounen}}
* BlindingBangs
* BloodUpgrade

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* AxCrazy
AxCrazy: Becomes obsessed with winning once he sees his own blood. And even then, all he wants to do is to hurt people.
* {{Bishounen}}
{{Bishounen}}: And even more so in the future.
* BlindingBangs
BlindingBangs: Puzzling how he can see after all that frizz that's covering his eyes.
* BloodUpgradeBloodUpgrade: Not really an upgrade. But once he sees his own blood, he becomes more sadistic and bloodthirsty.



* EnemyMine: Arguably to Gokudera, when Belphegor saved him and told him how he is not good enough storm guardian.

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* EnemyMine: Arguably to Gokudera, when Belphegor saved him and told him how he is not a good enough storm guardian.



* YoungestChildWins

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* YoungestChildWins
YoungestChildWins: Kills his older brother for the title of prince and later, king.



* ArmCannon
* CapedMecha
* CrushKillDestroy

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* ArmCannon
ArmCannon: Has a lot of missiles and lasers that he shoots in it's battle.
* CapedMecha
CapedMecha: Covered with a cape as a way to hide it's robotic compartments.
* CrushKillDestroyCrushKillDestroy: His only objective in it's ring battle.



* [[spoiler:ILetYouWin]]

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* [[spoiler:ILetYouWin]][[spoiler:ILetYouWin]]: Gets down in one hit against its fight with Hibari. Reborn notes that it could have easily killed Hibari and the others while it was rampaging, and this clues him to Xanxus' plans.



* BrilliantButLazy

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* BrilliantButLazyBrilliantButLazy: Is one of the most powerful illusionists in the world and one of the three capable of fooling the Vendice. But he's rather not hang around with the weird pineapple heads and have to be coerced into fighting a lot.



* CurtainsMatchTheWindow
* DeadpanSnarker

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* CurtainsMatchTheWindow
CurtainsMatchTheWindow: With his Teal hair and eyes.
* DeadpanSnarkerDeadpanSnarker: Snarks everyone around in his monotonous voice. His first appearance is him snarking Squalo, Belphegor and Levi without so much as a flinch with their death threats.



* FacialMarkings

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* FacialMarkingsFacialMarkings: Has some triangle markings under his eyes.



* SempaiKohai

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* SempaiKohaiSempaiKohai: Calls the other Varia members as his senpais since he is the youngest one of them all.



* YouGottaHaveBlueHair

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* YouGottaHaveBlueHair
YouGottaHaveBlueHair: He has teal hair.



* AbusiveParents: Of the "neglect" variety. Disappearing for ''how'' long, only to return and force his son (who [[IJustWantToBeNormal only wants to lead a normal life]]) to become a Mafia crime lord who will be targeted by countless assassins?

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* AbusiveParents: Of the "neglect" variety. Disappearing for ''how'' long, only to return and force his son (who [[IJustWantToBeNormal only wants to lead a normal life]]) to become a Mafia crime lord who will be targeted by countless assassins?assassins? Tsuna is not amused by this and doesn't even want to acknowledge him as his father.



* CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass

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* CrouchingMoronHiddenBadassCrouchingMoronHiddenBadass: Acts like a happy-go-lucky man around everyone, but it doesn't really matter since every mafioso is very wary of his capabilities.



* DeusExitMachina: [[spoiler: Could have participated with Tsuna's plans against Jager, but Tsuna doesn't really trust him and his boss watch was destroyed in the battle prior anyways.]]



* TheDragon

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* TheDragonTheDragon: To the 9th Vongola Boss, and Reborn to some extent.



* MysteriousParent

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* MysteriousParentMysteriousParent: Always disappears for long stretches of time and Tsuna doesn't even remember that much from him, only that he works for an oil company.



* TheWorfEffect: [[spoiler: Was ambushed by the Vindice when he had his guard down along with Nana after the second day battle to show off how powerful the Vindice are. He barely managed to fend them off, but not without injuries.]]



* StealthMentor: To Gokudera, who pointed out to the latter after saving him from the bombs that the he should think and protect his own life as well.



* ChildSoldier
* {{Keigo}}

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* ChildSoldier
CantCatchUp: In the future arc and after that. While he does have his own training, the other characters keep getting [[MidSeasonUpgrade upgrades]] to their weaponry and skills to the point where Tsuna, who he keeps kicking ass in the Varia Arc, surpasses him in flame abilities.
* {{Keigo}}ChildSoldier: Taught how to fight ever since he was a kid.
* ImprobableWeaponUser: Uses a boomerang to fight against his enemies.
* {{Keigo}}: Speaks 12th century Japanese thanks to Iemitsu.



* UndyingLoyalty: To Iemitsu, to the point he did not get angry even after the fact that he was used as bait by his boss.



* {{Gonk}}

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* {{Gonk}}
{{Gonk}}: In his past self. But at least his future self has realistic body proportions.



* ArcherArchetype
* BattleButler: Is Giotto's right-hand man and can kick ass with his gun.



* HeterosexualLifePartners: To his boss and best friend Giotto. They are friends ever since childhood and are close to each other until they are adults.



* StalkingWithoutACrush: In the Drama CD at least, when he thought that Giotto was courting someone. He followed and forced the others to see what he was up to.



* AFriendInNeed: He didn't hesitate to sell his valued instruments for travel fees and buying his WeaponOfChoice (he never owned one before hand) to help when the Family was in crisis.



** AFriendInNeed: He didn't hesitate to sell his valued instruments for travel fees and buying his WeaponOfChoice (he never owned one before hand) to help when the Family was in crisis.



* ChildHater: Cannot stand kids and really cannot stand Lambo and refuses to give him his test. He was only forced to do it out of his loyalty to Giotto.
* CowardlyLion: It is revealed that Giotto has to force him to go into battles.



* LuckilyMyShieldWillProtectMe

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* LuckilyMyShieldWillProtectMeLuckilyMyShieldWillProtectMe: If you see the still-shot of Lambo's box weapon, you can see that Lampo is using a Wok as a shield.



* AloofAlly

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* AloofAllyAloofAlly: Much like Hibari. In fact, his test to Hibari is to see if he can prove to be an AloofAlly to his family.



* InformedLoner

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* InformedLonerInformedLoner: Was stated to be a loner like Hibari, but flashbacks shows that he is always with his fellow guardians and boss.



* TheStoic

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* TheStoic
TheStoic: Nothing fazes this guy.



* [[BareFistedMonk Bare Fisted Priest]]

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* [[BareFistedMonk Bare Fisted Priest]]BareFistedMonk: After becoming a priest, he still fights with his fists to protect his family.



* TheHeart

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* TheHeartTheHeart: Of the Vongola Family.


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* CoolOldMan: All of them at least look cool.
* SilverFox: Even in their old age they are still capable of attracting lots of women from the fandom.


* AbusiveParents of the "neglect" variety. Disappearing for ''how'' long, only to return and force his son (who [[IJustWantToBeNormal only wants to lead a normal life]]) to become a Mafia crime lord who will be targeted by countless assassins?

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* AbusiveParents of AbusiveParents: Of the "neglect" variety. Disappearing for ''how'' long, only to return and force his son (who [[IJustWantToBeNormal only wants to lead a normal life]]) to become a Mafia crime lord who will be targeted by countless assassins?



* DisappearedDad

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* DisappearedDadDisappearedDad: Reborn did more to raise Tsuna in one year than Iemitsu has Tsuna's entire life.



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* WorldsStrongestMan: Known as the strongest Boss in all of the Vongola's history.


* WellDoneSonGuy: Non-parental example. His main motivation to fight is a desperate need for approval of his boss.

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* WellDoneSonGuy: Non-parental example. His main motivation to fight is a desperate need for approval of his boss.
from Xanxus.


* BoxingBattler: His preffered style is Muay Thai.

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* BewareTheSillyOnes: Don't buy too much into his ridiculously bright looks and "mother of Varia" shenanigans. He's as ruthless and sadistic as the rest of his team.
* BoxingBattler: His preffered preferred style is Muay Thai.



* {{Keet}}: Always upbeat and ready to lighten up the mood.



One of the Varia officers and leader of the Varia Lightning Strike Squad. He is very [[LoonyFan loyal]] to Xanxus and would do anything to be praised by him. During the Lightning Ring Battle he fought against Lambo and nearly lost to his 25 year old form.


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One of the Varia officers and leader of the Varia Lightning Strike Squad. He is very [[LoonyFan loyal]] to Xanxus and would do anything to be praised by him. During the Lightning Ring Battle Battle, he fought against Lambo and nearly lost to his 25 year old form.



* KillThemAll: He slaughtered his entire family before he joined the Varia.

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* KillThemAll: He slaughtered his entire family before he joined the Varia. [[TroublingUnchildhoodBehavior At age 8]].



* OlderThanTheyLook: He looked the same as he is in the present [[ArtisticAge when he was eight]].

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* OlderThanTheyLook: He looked looks the same as he is in the present [[ArtisticAge when he was eight]].


* WeakButSkilled

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* WeakButSkilled
WeakButSkilled: Though his flame was weak, he was able to compensate for it by creating the Dying Will Gun.


* OutlivingOnesOffspring: His outliving all three of his sons is what kicks off the plot.

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* OutlivingOnesOffspring: His outliving all three of his biological sons is what kicks off the plot.

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* OutlivingOnesOffspring: His outliving all three of his sons is what kicks off the plot.


** It says something when the trigger-happy baby assassin is a better father to your son than you are.

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** It says something when the trigger-happy baby assassin * ButNotTooForeign: Like Tsuna, Iemitsu is a better father to your son than you are.descendant of the first Vongola boss, who was Italian.


* VillainousBreakdown: Starts out in his battle with Ryoher acting very flamboyant and confident, but once his knee was broken got extremely anxious and was pleading for battle to continue [[JustifiedTrope just not to be killed by Xanxus.]]

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* VillainousBreakdown: Starts out in his battle with Ryoher Ryohei acting very flamboyant and confident, but once his knee was broken got extremely broken, Lussuria became anxious and was pleading for battle to continue [[JustifiedTrope just not to be killed by Xanxus.]]

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