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* BrutalHonesty: The reason why she sucks at making other people feel better. Ironically, back when her first team was around, everytime she felt any positive emotion towards other people like be love, admiration or attraction, she used to do everything she could to hide those emotions. She is getting better nowadays.

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* BrutalHonesty: The reason why she sucks at making other people feel better. Ironically, back when her first team was around, everytime every time she felt any positive emotion towards other people like be love, admiration or attraction, she used to do everything she could to hide those emotions. She is getting better nowadays.



* ConflictingLoyalty: She found herself between being loyal to the Avengers or to Clint Barton. She chose the former but instantly regretted it and tried to help the latter. And before that, she had to chose between being loyal to her team and tell them she [[spoiler: was doing super hero job again]] or being loyal to Clint and keep it a secret. She chose the latter but eventually revealed it to the team (and they weren't surprised one bit).

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* ConflictingLoyalty: She found herself between being loyal to the Avengers or to Clint Barton. She chose the former but instantly regretted it and tried to help the latter. And before that, she had to chose between being loyal to her team and tell them she [[spoiler: was doing super hero job jobs again]] or being loyal to Clint and keep it a secret. She chose the latter but eventually revealed it to the team (and they weren't surprised one bit).



* DoNotCallMePaul: She hates nicknames and not even Clint Barton can get away with using them anymore. It's either Kate, Kate Bishop or Hawkeye for everyone.

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* DoNotCallMePaul: She hates nicknames nicknames, and not even Clint Barton can get away with using them anymore. It's either Kate, Kate Bishop or Hawkeye for everyone.



* EstablishingCharacterMoment: While her first appearance established her as a badass girl with an attitude. The moment that completely defined her personality was in Young Avengers vol. 1 #2 when she forcefully enters Avengers Mansion by climbing the gate in a bridesmaid dress and then offered to give a boost to her friend with a smug smile.

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* EstablishingCharacterMoment: While her first appearance established her as a badass girl with an attitude. The moment that completely defined her personality was in Young Avengers ''Young Avengers'' vol. 1 #2 when she forcefully enters Avengers Mansion by climbing the gate in a bridesmaid dress and then offered to give a boost to her friend with a smug smile.



* FormFittingWardrobe: In Young Avengers vol. 2 her second costume is drawn like this specifically to highlight her athletic physique.

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* FormFittingWardrobe: In Young Avengers ''Young Avengers'' vol. 2 her second costume is drawn like this specifically to highlight her athletic physique.



* GirlinessUpgrade: In Young Avengers Vol. 2 Kate started acting more feminine, being more romantic with Noh-Varr, acting less snarky. Somewhat justified by the fact that she was in the 'Honeymoon stage' with Noh-Varr during that story.

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* GirlinessUpgrade: In Young Avengers ''Young Avengers'' Vol. 2 Kate started acting more feminine, being more romantic with Noh-Varr, acting less snarky. Somewhat justified by the fact that she was in the 'Honeymoon stage' with Noh-Varr during that story.



* HaveIMentionedIAmHeterosexualToday: When she realizes that all the members of the team aren't straight, Kate remarks how she is the only straight member of the team. America doesn't buy it.

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* HaveIMentionedIAmHeterosexualToday: When At the end of ''Young Avengers'' vol 2, when she realizes that all the other members of the team aren't straight, Kate remarks how asks if she is the only straight member of the team. America doesn't buy it.



* InSeriesNickname: Kate is short for Katherine and is the name everyone use when referring to her. Any other nickname will piss her off, especially if it is related to her codename "Hawkeye". Clint was a notable exception; he frequently called her variants of her name (such as "Katie-Kate") but in the new volume it is revealed that she asked him to stop doing it.
* InsistentTerminology: Kate is so proud of carrying the legacy of the codename "Hawkeye" that she always insists people to not call her with weird variations of that codename like "Hawk-Kate" or "Lady Hawkeye" among others.

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Kate is short for Katherine and is the name everyone use when referring to her. Any other nickname will piss her off, especially if it is related to her codename "Hawkeye". Clint was a notable exception; he frequently called her variants of her name (such as "Katie-Kate") but in the new volume it is revealed that she asked him to stop doing it.
** America calls her "Princess". Any Kate, it seems, judging by ''Secret Wars: Siege''.
* InsistentTerminology: Kate is so proud of carrying the legacy of the codename "Hawkeye" that she always insists people to not call her with weird variations of that codename like "Hawk-Kate" or "Lady Hawkeye" among others.



* ItMeantSomethingToMe: She didn't want to resume her relationship with Noh-Varr after their bitter breakup because she felt Noh-Varr didn't really care about the relationship unlike her who really liked him. However, she already forgive him and they are friends again so that could mean she retained those feelings despite the relationship being over.

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* ItMeantSomethingToMe: She didn't want to resume her relationship with Noh-Varr after their bitter breakup because she felt Noh-Varr didn't really care about the relationship relationship, unlike her who really liked him. However, she already forgive forgave him and they are friends again so that could mean she retained those feelings despite the relationship being over.again.



* TheKnightsWhoSaySquee: She will never go all fanboy mode about it but, Kate admires Clint Barton with a passion. She went into full panic mode the first time she met him, she takes offense when someone accuses her of disrespecting him and even deluded herself into thinking Clint told her he never killed anyone so she could admire him even for that. The only things she seems to not approve of Clint are his tendency to break the law sometimes and his attitude towards having sex with every woman he meets.

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* TheKnightsWhoSaySquee: She will never go all fanboy mode about it but, it, but Kate admires Clint Barton with a passion. She went into full panic mode the first time she met him, she takes offense when someone accuses her of disrespecting him and even deluded herself into thinking Clint told her he never killed anyone so she could admire him even for that. The only things she seems to not approve of Clint are his tendency to break the law sometimes and his attitude towards having sex with every woman he meets.



* SlutShaming: Kate mentally discusses it with herself in the beginning of the fist issue of the new series, thinking she should be ashamed of herself for having a one-night-stand with Noh-Varr. She then decides that such thoughts are idiotic.

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* SlutShaming: Kate mentally discusses it with herself in the beginning of the fist issue of the new series, ''Young Avengers'' vol 2, thinking she should be ashamed of herself for having a one-night-stand with Noh-Varr. She then decides that such thoughts are idiotic.



* ThouShaltNotKill: Anything goes against her enemies (see Good Is Not Soft above) except kill them.
* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Kate is a subversion of sorts of this trope. In the 2013 run, Kate is far girlier than the tough-talking, more prone-to-violence America, and Clint frequently calls her "girly-girl" in his book, but Kate is also rather tomboyish herself. She's only the Girly Girl compared to America because America is, well, [[TheLadette America.]]

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* ThouShaltNotKill: Anything goes against her enemies (see Good Is Not Soft above) except kill killing them.
* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Kate is a subversion of sorts of this trope. In the 2013 ''Young Avengers'' run, Kate is far girlier than the tough-talking, more prone-to-violence America, and Clint frequently calls her "girly-girl" in his book, but Kate is also rather tomboyish herself. She's only the Girly Girl compared to America because America is, well, [[TheLadette America.]]


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** Unleashed one on Hawkeye when they first met, when Clint was filling in for the then-dead Captain America for Tony Stark. She didn't know it was Clint, but her words were enough to convince him to tell Tony Stark where he could stick it, and the Registration Act.


** Kate's father, Derek Bishop, deserves an special mention here. He's a rich guy who [[spoiler: funds the illegal operations of Madame Masque in L.A. and almost had his own daughter killed by taking away all her money and delivering her to Masque. He, after some reluctance, also agreed to have Kate killed.]]. He also married one of Kate's classmates as a trophy wife and tries to convince Kate to call her "Mother".

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** Kate's father, Derek Bishop, deserves an special mention here. He's a rich guy who [[spoiler: funds the illegal operations of Madame Masque in L.A. and almost had his own daughter killed by taking away all her money and delivering her to Masque. He, after some reluctance, also agreed to have Kate killed.]].killed]]. He also married one of Kate's classmates as a trophy wife and tries to convince Kate to call her "Mother".


* ''{{ComicBook/West Coast Avengers|2018}}'' (2018 -- present)

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* ''{{ComicBook/West Coast Avengers|2018}}'' (2018 -- present)2019)


* ''VideoGame/{{LEGO|Adaptation Game}} Marvel's Avengers'' (2016)

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* ''VideoGame/{{LEGO|Adaptation Game}} Marvel's Avengers'' ''VideoGame/LEGOMarvelsAvengers'' (2016)



* ''VideoGame/LegoMarvelSuperheroes2'' (2017) (as DLC)

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* ''VideoGame/LegoMarvelSuperheroes2'' ''VideoGame/LEGOMarvelSuperHeroes2'' (2017) (as DLC)


* Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse
** ''Hawkeye'' (TBA)

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* Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse
** ''Hawkeye'' (TBA)
''[[Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse Hawkeye]]'' (TBD), portrayed by Creator/HaileeSteinfeld


Kate is set to make her debut in the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse as Clint Barton's successor to the Hawkeye mantle, with her being trained as his protege in the Creator/DisneyPlus series ''Hawkeye''. Further details, such as if she'll carry over to the movies later on with the name, are unknown. She is set to be portrayed by Creator/HaileeSteinfield.

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Kate is set to make her debut in the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse as Clint Barton's successor to the Hawkeye mantle, with her being trained as his protege in the Creator/DisneyPlus series ''Hawkeye''. Further details, such as if she'll carry over to the movies later on with the name, are unknown. She is set to be portrayed by Creator/HaileeSteinfield.
Creator/HaileeSteinfeld.


Kate is set to make her debut in the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse as Clint Barton's successor to the Hawkeye mantle, with her being trained as his protege in the Creator/DisneyPlus series ''Hawkeye''. Further details, such as if she'll carry over to the movies later on with the name, are unknown. In September 2019, it was reported that Creator/HaileeSteinfeld had been offered the role.

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Kate is set to make her debut in the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse as Clint Barton's successor to the Hawkeye mantle, with her being trained as his protege in the Creator/DisneyPlus series ''Hawkeye''. Further details, such as if she'll carry over to the movies later on with the name, are unknown. In September 2019, it was reported that Creator/HaileeSteinfeld had been offered the role.
She is set to be portrayed by Creator/HaileeSteinfield.


* RummageSaleReject: Kate's first 'costume' in ''ComicBook/YoungAvengers'' (having started in a bridesmaid dress she performed an ActionDressRip on) is assembled from pieces of costumes and weapons belonging to other heroes she finds in Avengers Mansion. It looks makeshift and leads one of her teammates to dub her 'Mockinghawk' (the primary elements coming from the costumes of ComicBook/{{Mockingbird}} and ComicBook/{{Hawkeye}}). Fortunately, this name does not stick.

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* RummageSaleReject: Kate's first 'costume' in ''ComicBook/YoungAvengers'' (having started in a bridesmaid dress she performed an ActionDressRip on) is assembled from pieces of costumes and weapons belonging to other heroes she finds in Avengers Mansion. It looks makeshift and leads one of her teammates to dub her 'Mockinghawk' 'Hawkingbird' (the primary elements coming from the costumes of ComicBook/{{Mockingbird}} and ComicBook/{{Hawkeye}}). Fortunately, this name does not stick.

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* MasterArcher: According to Clint himself, Kate is the best archer he's personally seen. She took to archery after an incident of sexual harassment and has since used her formidable skills to get her teammates and Clint himself out of many scrapes.



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* ''VideoGame/MarvelsAvengers'' (2020) (as DLC)

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* ArcherArchetype: Much like Clint, Kate is an archer, and every bit as good as him. She uses an EnergyBow as her WeaponOfChoice.

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* RummageSaleReject: Kate's first 'costume' in ''ComicBook/YoungAvengers'' (having started in a bridesmaid dress she performed an ActionDressRip on) is assembled from pieces of costumes and weapons belonging to other heroes she finds in Avengers Mansion. It looks makeshift and leads one of her teammates to dub her 'Mockinghawk' (the primary elements coming from the costumes of ComicBook/{{Mockingbird}} and ComicBook/{{Hawkeye}}). Fortunately, this name does not stick.


* HairDecorations: Her second costume sometimes includes a purple headband.



** Although, this seems to have been retconned out; flashbacks in the ''Hawkeye'' run have instead depicted her being merely kidnapped by her father's criminal associates then being rescued by Hawkeye and the Avengers.

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** Although, this seems to may have been retconned out; flashbacks in the ''Hawkeye'' run have instead depicted her being merely kidnapped by her father's criminal associates then being rescued by Hawkeye and the Avengers.



* SignatureHeadgear: Her second costume sometimes includes a purple headband.
* SingleTear: Kate is quite moved after Jessica Jones said she will be lucky if her daughter ends up being like her (she drops one tear per eye).



* SingleTear: Kate is quite moved after Jessica Jones said she will be lucky if her daughter ends up being like her (she drops one tear per eye).

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* ArchEnemy: Madame Masque ever since the Fraction ''Hawkeye'' series. Madame Masque has repeatedly gone out of her way to victimise Kate out of pure spite, because Kate once [[MuggedForDisguise knocked her out and stole her costume]].

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* RichKidTurnedSocialActivist: Kate Bishop is the youngest daughter of a Manhattan publishing magnate and grew up wealthy, attending posh boarding schools and developing world-class archery skills and the like. However, ''Young Avengers Special'' explains that unlike her sister Susan, she was never comfortable with her family's wealth and was distant from her father, so she set about emulating her mother by volunteering at soup kitchens and women's shelters. After she was assaulted by a homeless man, she turned to martial arts and later superheroing; her considerable wealth [[TheTeamBenefactor funded the team's early efforts]].
-->'''Kate:''' Do you know how many starving families in Niger we could feed for the cost of this wedding? [...] Five hundred thousand.[...] Why not get married at city hall and give the money to charity?
-->'''Susan:''' Because we already have plenty of money to give to charity, and ''I'' want a wedding.

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