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* GainaxEnding: The comic otherwise had no supernatural elements but at the end, Morrow checks into a hotel and finds a letter summerysing the story's events has been left for him. [[spoiler:The hotel clerk said the letter was left there ten years ago.]]

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* GainaxEnding: The comic otherwise had no supernatural elements but at the end, Morrow checks into a hotel and finds a letter summerysing summarizing the story's events has been left for him. [[spoiler:The hotel clerk said the letter was left there ten years ago.]]


Nemesis follows the adventures of a rich playboy that enjoys the finer things in life: fast cars, beautiful women, and [[NeverSayDie "dealing"]] with someone on a 28 day (violent) crime spree. Marketed as the comic that "Makes ''ComicBook/KickAss'' look like shit!" this was written by Creator/MarkMillar for Creator/MarvelComics.

A movie adaptation is in the works, with the script written by Joe Carnahan (''Film/TheATeam'', ''Film/SmokinAces''). It was greenlit after the surprise success of [[ComicBook/TheSecretService another Millar adaptation]], ''Film/KingsmanTheSecretService''.

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Nemesis follows the adventures of a rich playboy that enjoys the finer things in life: fast cars, beautiful women, and [[NeverSayDie "dealing"]] with someone on a 28 day 28-day (violent) crime spree. Marketed as the comic that "Makes ''ComicBook/KickAss'' look like shit!" this was written by Creator/MarkMillar for Creator/MarvelComics.

A movie adaptation is in the works, with the script written by Joe Carnahan (''Film/TheATeam'', ''Film/SmokinAces''). It was greenlit after the surprise success of [[ComicBook/TheSecretService another Millar adaptation]], adaptation,]] ''Film/KingsmanTheSecretService''.


* {{Deconstruction}}: The series is this to comic book series focusing on the [[EvilFeelsGood escapist exploits]] of [[VillainProtagonist supervillains]], by stripping out everything that creators typically use to make us root for characters like that. Nemesis isn't fighting people who are [[BlackAndGreyMorality as bad or worse than him]], he has [[FreudianExcuse no tragic]][[WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds backstory]]or [[EvenEvilHasLovedOnes loved ones]] to make the audience sympathise with him, he's not a NobleDemon like ComicBook/DoctorDoom or ComicBook/BlackAdam; in fact he's {{Jerkass}} with no AffablyEvil or FauxAffablyEvil traits, and his evil isn't cartoonish and over-the-top enough to make him fun like the Joker or SelfDemonstrating/{{Deadpool}}.

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* {{Deconstruction}}: The series is this to comic book series focusing on the [[EvilFeelsGood escapist exploits]] of [[VillainProtagonist supervillains]], by stripping out everything that creators typically use to make us root for characters like that. Nemesis isn't fighting people who are [[BlackAndGreyMorality as bad or worse than him]], he has [[FreudianExcuse no tragic]][[WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds backstory]]or tragic]] [[WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds backstory]] or [[EvenEvilHasLovedOnes loved ones]] to make the audience sympathise with him, he's not a NobleDemon like ComicBook/DoctorDoom or ComicBook/BlackAdam; in fact he's {{Jerkass}} with no AffablyEvil or FauxAffablyEvil traits, and his evil isn't cartoonish and over-the-top enough to make him fun like the Joker or SelfDemonstrating/{{Deadpool}}.


* PracticallyJoker: Again, as stated above, Nemesis is what you would get if you gave Batman's resources and skills to the Joker, he even wears a similar costume (its [[ManInWhite all-white]] and lacks the ears).

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* PracticallyJoker: Again, as stated above, Nemesis is what you would get if you gave Batman's resources and skills to the Joker, he even wears a similar costume (its [[ManInWhite all-white]] all-white and lacks the ears).


* {{Deconstruction}}: The series is this to comic book series focusing on the [[EvilFeelsGood escapist exploits]] of [[VillainProtagonist supervillains]], by stripping out everything that creators typically use to make us root for characters like that. Nemesis isn't fighting people who are [[BlackAndGreyMorality as bad or worse than him]], he's not a NobleDemon like ComicBook/DoctorDoom or ComicBook/BlackAdam, and his evil isn't cartoonish and over-the-top enough to make him fun like the Joker or SelfDemonstrating/{{Deadpool}}.

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* {{Deconstruction}}: The series is this to comic book series focusing on the [[EvilFeelsGood escapist exploits]] of [[VillainProtagonist supervillains]], by stripping out everything that creators typically use to make us root for characters like that. Nemesis isn't fighting people who are [[BlackAndGreyMorality as bad or worse than him]], he has [[FreudianExcuse no tragic]][[WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds backstory]]or [[EvenEvilHasLovedOnes loved ones]] to make the audience sympathise with him, he's not a NobleDemon like ComicBook/DoctorDoom or ComicBook/BlackAdam, ComicBook/BlackAdam; in fact he's {{Jerkass}} with no AffablyEvil or FauxAffablyEvil traits, and his evil isn't cartoonish and over-the-top enough to make him fun like the Joker or SelfDemonstrating/{{Deadpool}}.

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* PrettyLittleHeadshots: A messier version, but this is how Blake finally kills Nemesis, with his blood and brain splattering the sidewalk.


** Nemesis himself is a fusion of Batman's intelligence and resources with Joker's sadistic, hostile, and violent personality and mannerisms, and this horrible amalgam is not played for laughs.

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** Nemesis himself is a fusion of Batman's intelligence and resources with Joker's sadistic, hostile, and violent personality and mannerisms, and this horrible amalgam is not played for laughs. See below.



* PracticallyJoker: Nemesis is what you would get if you gave Batman's resources and skills to the Joker, he even wears a similar costume (its [[ManInWhite all-white]] and lacks the ears).

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* PracticallyJoker: Again, as stated above, Nemesis is what you would get if you gave Batman's resources and skills to the Joker, he even wears a similar costume (its [[ManInWhite all-white]] and lacks the ears).


* {{Expy}}: Blake Morrow is obviously one for Commissioner Gordon.

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* {{Expy}}: {{Expy}}:
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Blake Morrow is obviously one for Commissioner Gordon.Gordon.
** Nemesis himself is a fusion of Batman's intelligence and resources with Joker's sadistic, hostile, and violent personality and mannerisms, and this horrible amalgam is not played for laughs.


* {{Expy}}:
** Nemesis is what you would get if you gave Batman's resources and skills to the Joker, he even wears a similar costume (its [[ManInWhite all-white]] and lacks the ears).
** Blake Morrow is obviously one for Commissioner Gordon.

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* {{Expy}}:
** Nemesis is what you would get if you gave Batman's resources and skills to the Joker, he even wears a similar costume (its [[ManInWhite all-white]] and lacks the ears).
**
{{Expy}}: Blake Morrow is obviously one for Commissioner Gordon.


Added DiffLines:

* PracticallyJoker: Nemesis is what you would get if you gave Batman's resources and skills to the Joker, he even wears a similar costume (its [[ManInWhite all-white]] and lacks the ears).

Added DiffLines:

* GainaxEnding: The comic otherwise had no supernatural elements but at the end, Morrow checks into a hotel and finds a letter summerysing the story's events has been left for him. [[spoiler:The hotel clerk said the letter was left there ten years ago.]]

Added DiffLines:

* {{Deconstruction}}: The series is this to comic book series focusing on the [[EvilFeelsGood escapist exploits]] of [[VillainProtagonist supervillains]], by stripping out everything that creators typically use to make us root for characters like that. Nemesis isn't fighting people who are [[BlackAndGreyMorality as bad or worse than him]], he's not a NobleDemon like ComicBook/DoctorDoom or ComicBook/BlackAdam, and his evil isn't cartoonish and over-the-top enough to make him fun like the Joker or SelfDemonstrating/{{Deadpool}}.


* {{Expy}}: Nemesis is what you would get if you gave Batman's resources and skills to the Joker, he even wears a similar costume (its [[ManInWhite all-white]] and lacks the ears). Blake Morrow is obviously one for Commissioner Gordon.

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* {{Expy}}: {{Expy}}:
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Nemesis is what you would get if you gave Batman's resources and skills to the Joker, he even wears a similar costume (its [[ManInWhite all-white]] and lacks the ears). ears).
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Blake Morrow is obviously one for Commissioner Gordon.


What if Franchise/{{Batman}} was SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker?

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What if Franchise/{{Batman}} was SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker?
ComicBook/TheJoker?


* AntagonistTitle: Officer Morrow is the actual hero of the comic, but its titled after its super-villain.



* ForTheEvulz: Nemesis' motivation for everything he does. He kills, destroys and torments people on a whim all for his sick pleasure. While he tells Blake he is doing this out of revenge for busting his parents and sending them to their deaths (see ItsPersonal) [[spoiler:it's actually false, and he is just doing this for kicks]]. The heroes exploit this when they managed to arrest him by tricking him into stealing a little girl's heart transplant because they knew he couldn't resist doing something so cruel, [[spoiler:though it turns out getting arrested was part of his plan]].

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* {{Expy}}: Nemesis is what you would get if you gave Batman's resources and skills to the Joker, he even wears a similar costume (its [[ManInWhite all-white]] and lacks the ears). Blake Morrow is obviously one for Commissioner Gordon.
* ForTheEvulz: Nemesis' motivation for everything he does. He kills, destroys and torments people on a whim all for his sick pleasure. While he tells Blake he is doing this out of revenge for busting his parents and sending them to their deaths (see ItsPersonal) [[spoiler:it's actually false, and he is just doing this for kicks]]. The heroes exploit this when they managed to arrest him by tricking him into stealing a little girl's heart transplant (its actually a pig's heart with a tracker) because they knew he couldn't resist doing something so cruel, [[spoiler:though it turns out getting arrested was part of his plan]].


* ForTheEvulz: Nemesis' motivation for everything he does. He kills, destroy and torments people on a whim all for his sick pleasure. While he tells Blake he is doing this for revenge for busting his parents and sending them to their deaths (see ItsPersonal) [[spoiler:its actually false, and he is just doing this for kicks]]. The heroes exploit this when they managed to arrest him by tricking him into stealing a little girl's heart transplant because they knew he couldn't resist doing something so cruel, [[spoiler:though it turns out getting arrested was part of his plan]].

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* ForTheEvulz: Nemesis' motivation for everything he does. He kills, destroy destroys and torments people on a whim all for his sick pleasure. While he tells Blake he is doing this for out of revenge for busting his parents and sending them to their deaths (see ItsPersonal) [[spoiler:its [[spoiler:it's actually false, and he is just doing this for kicks]]. The heroes exploit this when they managed to arrest him by tricking him into stealing a little girl's heart transplant because they knew he couldn't resist doing something so cruel, [[spoiler:though it turns out getting arrested was part of his plan]].

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