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[[SimilarlyNamedWorks Unrelated to]] the 2019 Creator/{{Netflix}} [[Series/BlackSummer spin-off]] from Creator/SyFy ''Series/ZNation''.

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* MookHorrorShow: The Guns generally hand these out to opponents not equally super-powered powered. They turned the military forces sent against them into red bloody paste and mangled bodies.

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* MookHorrorShow: The Guns generally hand these out to opponents that are not equally super-powered powered.super-powered. They turned the military forces sent against them into red bloody paste and mangled bodies.



* PaintTheTownRed: Or rather the Oval Office, on the cover of Issue #0. Later done by the Guns right in the middle of the city

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* PaintTheTownRed: Or rather the Oval Office, on the cover of Issue #0. Later done by the Guns right in the middle of the citycity.



* VillainHasAPoint: The general tasked with killing the Guns admits this InUniverse; he agrees with Horus' condemnation of the wars in the Middle East, that the POTUS Horus assassinated was a criminal, and that the actions taken against the Guns are just as lacking in planning and foresight as those wars. He even points out that it's hypocritical for military personnel to condemn [[MightMakesRight enforcing one's will through force of arms]], as that's as good a definition as any for the basic ''purpose'' of a military. He also states(''very'' politely, mind you) to Horus' ''face'' that CuttingTheKnot-style actions like '''assassinating the leader of a global superpower''' is something that requires planning and foresight, subtly implying that ''[[WhatWereYouThinking Horus has not done so.]]''

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* VillainHasAPoint: The general tasked with killing the Guns admits this InUniverse; he agrees with Horus' condemnation of the wars in the Middle East, that the POTUS Horus assassinated was a criminal, and that the actions taken against the Guns are just as lacking in planning and foresight as those wars. He even points out that it's hypocritical for military personnel to condemn [[MightMakesRight enforcing one's will through force of arms]], as that's as good a definition as any for the basic ''purpose'' of a military. He also states(''very'' states (''very'' politely, mind you) to Horus' ''face'' that CuttingTheKnot-style actions like '''assassinating the leader of a global superpower''' is something that requires planning and foresight, subtly implying that ''[[WhatWereYouThinking Horus has not done so.]]''


-->''Kathryn Artemis'': Dominic wanted to be big, Tom wanted to know everything, and (John Horus) wanted everyone to be good. Me, Angel and Zoe really just wanted to help people.

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-->''Kathryn Artemis'': -->'''Kathryn Artemis''': Dominic wanted to be big, Tom wanted to know everything, and (John Horus) wanted everyone to be good. Me, Angel and Zoe really just wanted to help people.

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-->''Kathryn Artemis'': Dominic wanted to be big, Tom wanted to know everything, and (John Horus) wanted everyone to be good. Me, Angel and Zoe really just wanted to help people.

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*VillainHasAPoint: The general tasked with killing the Guns admits this InUniverse; he agrees with Horus' condemnation of the wars in the Middle East, that the POTUS Horus assassinated was a criminal, and that the actions taken against the Guns are just as lacking in planning and foresight as those wars. He even points out that it's hypocritical for military personnel to condemn [[MightMakesRight enforcing one's will through force of arms]], as that's as good a definition as any for the basic ''purpose'' of a military. He also states(''very'' politely, mind you) to Horus' ''face'' that CuttingTheKnot-style actions like '''assassinating the leader of a global superpower''' is something that requires planning and foresight, subtly implying that ''[[WhatWereYouThinking Horus has not done so.]]''


* BerserkerTears: Dominic is shedding them on page 5 of issue 4, [[http://readcomiconline.to/Comic/Black-Summer/Issue-4?id=86824#5 here.]]

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* BerserkerTears: Dominic is shedding them on page 5 of issue 4, [[http://readcomiconline.to/Comic/Black-Summer/Issue-4?id=86824#5 here.]]4.


* MookHorrorShow: The Guns generally hand these out to opponents not equally super-powered powered. The turned the military forces sent against them into red bloody paste and mangled bodies.

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* MookHorrorShow: The Guns generally hand these out to opponents not equally super-powered powered. The They turned the military forces sent against them into red bloody paste and mangled bodies.

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* GadgeteerGenius: All of the Seven Guns are, given that they all had a heavy hand in designing their guns and have a great understanding of their principles on how it works.


* BulletproofHumanShield: Justified in the case of [[spoiler:Dominic Atlas Hyde]]'s corpse, considering the extent of [[spoiler:his]] body armor. Bullets enter the corpse, but apparently don't exit.

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* BulletproofHumanShield: Justified in the case of [[spoiler:Dominic Atlas Hyde]]'s corpse, considering the extent of [[spoiler:his]] their body armor. Bullets enter the corpse, but apparently don't exit.


* BerserkerTears: Dominic is shedding them on page 5 of issue 4, [[http://readcomiconline.to/Comic/Black-Summer/Issue-4?id=86824#5 here.]]



* DoNotAdjustYourSet: John Horus does this in issue 2

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* DoNotAdjustYourSet: John Horus does this in issue 22.


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* IJustWantToBeBadass: Arguably, something all the Guns feel, but it's very much Dominic's motivation.


* DumbMuscle: Downplayed example with Dominic. He is by no means stupid, but the others tend to regard him as not a very deep thinker, and any tactical sense he might have had goes out the window once Tom is shot down.



*** You could also make a case for going outside [=DC=] and thinking of Dominic as Franchise/TheIncredibleHulk - his powers activation looks a lot like HulkingOut and he's a straight-up brawler.



* WomenAreWiser: The living female members of the Guns (Zoe, Kathryn, Angela) do manage to avoid having their {{Berserk Button}}s pushed compared to the men-- and it's the practically-a-BloodKnight Kathryn Artemis (just read her flashback in issue 6) who says "We also have a responsibility to this city, and we haven't done right by that. We've been crazy for too long, girls." This may be why they all survive. (It's hinted in flashbacks that Laura Torch may have also been the most grounded member of the entire Seven.)

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* WomenAreWiser: The living female members of the Guns (Zoe, Kathryn, Angela) do manage to avoid having their {{Berserk Button}}s pushed compared to the men-- and it's the practically-a-BloodKnight very-willing-to-kill Kathryn Artemis (just read her flashback in issue 6) who says "We also have a responsibility to this city, and we haven't done right by that. We've been crazy for too long, girls." This may be why they all survive. (It's hinted in flashbacks that Laura Torch may have also been the most grounded member of the entire Seven.)


* ShoutOut:
** Zoe Jump activates her super-speed in the same way [[http://theflash.wikia.com/wiki/Johnny_Quick Johnny Quick]] does.
** She describes it as a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breakthrough_Propulsion_Physics_Program Millis Bias field]] activated by [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Observer_effect_(physics) mentally completing an equation]].

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* ShoutOut:
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ShoutOut: Zoe Jump activates her super-speed in the same way [[http://theflash.wikia.com/wiki/Johnny_Quick Johnny Quick]] does.
** She describes
does, describing it as a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breakthrough_Propulsion_Physics_Program Millis Bias field]] activated by [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Observer_effect_(physics) mentally completing an equation]].


* PayEvilUntoEvil: Kathyrn Artemis operates according to this logic and has been the most vocal supporter of the death penalty. She specifically mentions [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clarence_Ray_Allen Clarence Ray Allen]], a convicted murderer who attempted to have ''[[LeaveNoWitnesses all the witnesses of his crimes killed]]'' - when she states that some people will refuse to change, and such people should die before they hurt anyone else.

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* PayEvilUntoEvil: Kathyrn Artemis operates according to this logic and has been the most is a vocal supporter of the death penalty. She specifically mentions [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clarence_Ray_Allen Clarence Ray Allen]], a convicted murderer who attempted to have ''[[LeaveNoWitnesses all the witnesses of his crimes killed]]'' - when she states that some people will refuse to change, and such people should die before they hurt anyone else.


* MenAreTheExpendableGender: [[spoiler: Every male Gun is dead by the end of the story. Of the four women, the only one who died did so long before the comic's start.]]

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* MenAreTheExpendableGender: [[spoiler: Every [[spoiler:Every male Gun is dead by the end of the story. Of the four women, the only one who died did so long before the comic's start.]]



* NotQuiteDead: Frank Blacksmith. [[spoiler: Then later, Tom Noir.]]

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* NotQuiteDead: Frank Blacksmith. [[spoiler: Then [[spoiler:Then later, Tom Noir.]]



* TakingYouWithMe: [[spoiler: How Tom Noir kills John and Frank.]]

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* TakingYouWithMe: [[spoiler: How [[spoiler:How Tom Noir kills John and Frank.]]



* YoureInsane: Said by [[spoiler: John Horus]], when called out on their stupidity by [[spoiler:Kathy Artemis]].

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* YoureInsane: Said by [[spoiler: John [[spoiler:John Horus]], when called out on their stupidity by [[spoiler:Kathy Artemis]].


* PayEvilUntoEvil: Kathyrn Artemis operates according to this logic and has been the most vocal supporter of the death penalty. She specifically mentions [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clarence_Ray_Allen Clarence Ray Allen]], a convicted murderer who attempted to have ''[[LeaveNoWitnesses all the witnesses of his crimes killed'' - when she states that some people will refuse to change, and such people should die before they hurt anyone else.

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* PayEvilUntoEvil: Kathyrn Artemis operates according to this logic and has been the most vocal supporter of the death penalty. She specifically mentions [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clarence_Ray_Allen Clarence Ray Allen]], a convicted murderer who attempted to have ''[[LeaveNoWitnesses all the witnesses of his crimes killed'' killed]]'' - when she states that some people will refuse to change, and such people should die before they hurt anyone else.


* PayEvilUntoEvil: Kathyrn Artemis operates according to this logic and has been the most vocal supporter of the death penalty.

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* PayEvilUntoEvil: Kathyrn Artemis operates according to this logic and has been the most vocal supporter of the death penalty. She specifically mentions [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clarence_Ray_Allen Clarence Ray Allen]], a convicted murderer who attempted to have ''[[LeaveNoWitnesses all the witnesses of his crimes killed'' - when she states that some people will refuse to change, and such people should die before they hurt anyone else.

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