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* NiceGuy: By the time of the third movie rolls around Woody finally has moved out of JerkWithAHeartOfGold territory, having finally lost that selfish nature he had in the first two films.
* NoGoodDeedGoesUnpunished: [[spoiler:He and Buzz go out of their way to save Lotso, [[UngratefulBastard who leaves them for dead in the incinerator]].]]

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* NiceGuy: By the time of the third movie rolls around around, Woody finally has moved out of JerkWithAHeartOfGold territory, having finally lost that selfish nature he had in the first two films.
* NoGoodDeedGoesUnpunished: [[spoiler:He In the third movie, [[spoiler:he and Buzz go out of their way to save Lotso, [[UngratefulBastard who leaves them for dead in the incinerator]].]]incinerator]]]].



* ReallySevenHundredYearsOld: While the rest of Andyís toys are obviously younger than him, Woody is revealed in the second film to be a toy from an old [[ShowWithinAShow TV series]], making him roughly 50 years old. This raises questions about his past and how he came to "forget" it.

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* ReallySevenHundredYearsOld: While the rest of Andyís Andy's toys are obviously younger than him, Woody is revealed in the second film to be a toy from an old [[ShowWithinAShow TV series]], making him roughly 50 years old. This raises questions about his past and how he came to "forget" it.


* Fake shemp: In toy story 4, instead of recasting the role of mr.potato head, pixar has opted to utilize unused recordings of don rickles as mr.potato head per a suggestion from don's family.

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* Fake shemp: FakeShemp: In toy story 4, ''Toy Story 4'', instead of recasting the role of mr.potato head, pixar Mr. Potato Head, Pixar has opted to utilize unused recordings of don rickles Don Rickles as mr.potato head Mr. Potato Head as per a suggestion from don's Don's family.

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* Fake shemp: In toy story 4, instead of recasting the role of mr.potato head, pixar has opted to utilize unused recordings of don rickles as mr.potato head per a suggestion from don's family.


%%* CelibateHero: Becomes this in ''Toy Story 3'', [[spoiler:due to Bo Peep's disappearance]]


%%* TheChainsOfCommanding: Shows up a lot in the final film.

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%%* * TheChainsOfCommanding: Shows up a lot in the final film.third film. Not only is Woody the one to come up with the toys' plans to try and get Andy to play with them again, but after they keep failing and the situation becomes more dire, Woody struggles to keep an optimistic face on for everyone.



%%* CaptainSpaceDefenderOfEarth: When met.

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%%* * CaptainSpaceDefenderOfEarth: When met.Buzz's "character' is that he's a space ranger for Star Command, dedicated to defending the galaxy from the evil Emperor Zurg. He wholeheartedly believes in this until he learns otherwise.



%%* DayDreamBeliever: Until he saw the commercial.

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%%* * DayDreamBeliever: Until He at first completely and utterly believes that he saw is ''the'' Buzz Lightyear, proud space ranger of Star Command, trying to defeat the commercial.evil Emperor Zurg and defend the galaxy. On top of that, he thinks that Andy's room is just a planet he's crash-landed on, the other toys are the natives, and his "ship" (i.e. the box he was packaged in) can be repaired. He learns otherwise when he sees a commerical for himself on television.



%%* TheBigGuy

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%%* TheBigGuy* TheBigGuy: He seems to be the heftiest of all the toys, and as such provides the muscle and weight when the group needs it. This also makes him the usual villain when Andy's playing with the toys.



%%* {{Housewife}}

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%%* {{Housewife}}* {{Housewife}}: Mrs. Potato Head plays into the typical Housewife depiction of being a bit smothering to her husband and children, but nagging and fussy at times, especially when it comes to parts of her or her husband being misplaced.


--> '''Buzz''': Please tell me I wasn't this deluded...

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--> '''Buzz''': Please tell Tell me I wasn't this deluded...


* CassandraTruth: [[OnceAnEpisode In all three films]]. The first movie he was trying to convince the other toys that Buzz was still alive and he didn't kill him. The second one he insisted to Jessie and Stinky Pete that Andy didn't break him intentionally. And in the third one, he had difficulty telling the other toys that Andy really wanted to put them in the attic and not in the garbage.

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* CassandraTruth: [[OnceAnEpisode In all three films]]. films]].
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The first movie he was trying to convince the other toys that Buzz was still alive and he didn't kill him. him.
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The second one he insisted to Jessie and Stinky Pete that Andy didn't break him intentionally. intentionally.
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And in the third one, he had difficulty telling the other toys that Andy really wanted to put them in the attic and not in the garbage.


'''Mrs. Potato Head''' is Mr. Potato Headís loving wife. Before he goes on his adventure she makes sure he packs (among other things) an extra pair of shoes, and his angry eyes. When he comes back she decides to adopt the three squeeze toy aliens. In ''Toy Story 3'', she loses one of her eyes, which [[ChekhovsGun later proves to be quite useful]].

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'''Mrs. Potato Head''' is Mr. Potato Headís loving wife. Before he goes on his adventure she makes sure he packs (among other things) an extra pair of shoes, and his angry eyes. When he comes back she decides to adopt the three squeeze toy aliens. In ''Toy Story 3'', she loses one of her eyes, which [[ChekhovsGun [[ChekhovsGunman later proves to be quite useful]].



* ChekhovsGun: [[spoiler:Her missing eye in Part ''3'', proves quite useful to look back at Andyís house to see that he didnít really throw them away after all.]]

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* ChekhovsGun: ChekhovsGunman: [[spoiler:Her missing eye in Part ''3'', proves quite useful to look back at Andyís house to see that he didnít really throw them away after all.]]

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* NiceGuy: By the time of the third movie rolls around Woody finally has moved out of JerkWithAHeartOfGold territory, having finally lost that selfish nature he had in the first two films.


%%* CassandraTruth: [[OnceAnEpisode In all three films]].

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%%* * CassandraTruth: [[OnceAnEpisode In all three films]].films]]. The first movie he was trying to convince the other toys that Buzz was still alive and he didn't kill him. The second one he insisted to Jessie and Stinky Pete that Andy didn't break him intentionally. And in the third one, he had difficulty telling the other toys that Andy really wanted to put them in the attic and not in the garbage.



%%* DeadpanSnarker: Somewhat present in the first film, dies off in the second and third. He is a bit snarkier with Spaniard-mode Buzz Lightyear in the third movie, though.

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%%* * DeadpanSnarker: Somewhat present snarky towards Buzz in the first film, dies off in the second and third. He is a bit snarkier with Spaniard-mode Buzz Lightyear in the third movie, though.



%%* DistressedDude: Becomes this in the second film.

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%%* * DistressedDude: Becomes this in the second film.film, aften being stolen by a toy collector and prompting the other toys to rescue him.



%%* TheHeart: Definitely the heart and soul of Andy's toys.

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%%* * TheHeart: Definitely the heart and soul of Andy's toys. Especially seen at the beginning of the first movie when he's clearly the one to held all the toys together.



%%* OnlySaneMan: Is often placed in this role.

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%%* * OnlySaneMan: Is often placed in this role.role, acting as a serious StraightMan to the other more chaotic toys, as well as DayDreamBeliever Buzz in the first movie.



%%* AlwaysSomeoneBetter: To Woody in the first film.

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%%* * AlwaysSomeoneBetter: To Woody in the first film.film. Buzz is a modern, battery-powered, talking toy with pop-out wings, a "lightbulb that blinks", and a retractable helmet. Woody... has a drawstring-powered vocalizer. You can see why he'd feel a bit threatened by Buzz's presence at first.



%%* StepfordSmiler: Type A, being a BrokenBird. (Administrivia/Type Labels Are Not Examples)

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%%* * StepfordSmiler: Type A, being a BrokenBird. (Administrivia/Type Labels Are Not Examples)A. Happy GenkiGirl on the outside, BrokenBird with abandonment issues on the inside.


* StepfordSmiler: Type A, being a BrokenBird.

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* %%* StepfordSmiler: Type A, being a BrokenBird.BrokenBird. (Administrivia/Type Labels Are Not Examples)


** In the third movie, he plays the OnlySaneMan more than he has ever done before, and has the most reasonable, non-selfish arguments to stay with Andy of all. Moreover, after escaping the incinerator, he tells the others not to bother chasing after Lotso for revenge, as he isn't worth it. In short, he's ''far'' more mature and level-headed in the third film than in the first film.

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** In the third movie, film, he plays the OnlySaneMan more than he has ever done before, and has the most reasonable, non-selfish arguments to stay with Andy of all. Moreover, after escaping the incinerator, he tells the others not to bother chasing after Lotso for revenge, as he isn't worth it. In short, he's ''far'' more mature and level-headed in the third film than in the first film.



* ContainerCling: Currently the Trope picture. In the first film, he clings to the inside of a milk crate to hide from Sid so he won't get tied to a rocket and blown up.

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* ContainerCling: Currently the Trope trope picture. In the first film, he clings to the inside of a milk crate to hide from Sid so he won't get tied to a rocket and blown up.



** Lampshaded by Buzz in the [[WesternAnimation/ToyStory2 second movie]] and by Andy at the end of [[WesternAnimation/ToyStory3 third movie]]:

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** Lampshaded by Buzz in the [[WesternAnimation/ToyStory2 second movie]] film and by Andy at the end of [[WesternAnimation/ToyStory3 third movie]]:film:



** [[spoiler:This trait really shines through in the incinerator scene, where he continues to struggle to escape even as the others begin to hold hands and accept their fate, and he is the last of the gang to surrender to dying.]]

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** [[spoiler:This Also in the third film, this trait really shines through in the [[spoiler:the incinerator scene, where he continues to struggle to escape even as the others begin to hold hands and accept their fate, and he is the last of the gang to surrender to dying.]]dying]].



%%* DistressedDude: Becomes this in ''Toy Story 2''.
* ExorcistHead: In the first movie during his fight with Buzz, Buzz punches him and his head spins completely around. [[ChekhovsGun Later he uses it to scare the pants off Sid. ]]

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%%* DistressedDude: Becomes this in ''Toy Story 2''.
the second film.
* ExorcistHead: In the first movie film during his fight with Buzz, Buzz punches him and his head spins completely around. [[ChekhovsGun Later he uses it to scare the pants off Sid. ]]


* {{Determinator}}: Lampshaded by Buzz in the second movie and Andy at the end of ''WesternAnimation/ToyStory3'':
-->'''Andy''': But the thing that makes Woody special is he'll never give up on you. Ever. He'll be there for you, no matter what.

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* {{Determinator}}: {{Determinator}}:
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Lampshaded by Buzz in the [[WesternAnimation/ToyStory2 second movie movie]] and by Andy at the end of ''WesternAnimation/ToyStory3'':
-->'''Andy''':
[[WesternAnimation/ToyStory3 third movie]]:
--->'''Andy''':
But the thing that makes Woody special is he'll never give up on you. Ever. He'll be there for you, no matter what.


* TheChainsOfCommanding: Shows up a lot in the final film.

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* %%* TheChainsOfCommanding: Shows up a lot in the final film.


* AlwaysSomeoneBetter: To Woody in the first film.

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* %%* AlwaysSomeoneBetter: To Woody in the first film.



* CaptainSpaceDefenderOfEarth: When met.

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* %%* CaptainSpaceDefenderOfEarth: When met.



* DayDreamBeliever: Until he saw the commercial.

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* %%* DayDreamBeliever: Until he saw the commercial.

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