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** Taken to extremes with Kimblee: to sum, a SociopathicSoldier BloodKnight {{Troll}} crossed with the SocialDarwinist and ThePhilosopher. [[spoiler: Even before his death]], he's an unsettlingly realistic example of high-functioning [[TheSociopath sociopathy]]. [[spoiler: He also proves that, in ''Manga/FullmetalAlchemist'', both badassery and {{Crazy Awesome}}ness need not be influenced by silly things such as death. After being devoured by Pride, he surfaces momentarily, maintaining his identity ''specifically'' because he LovesTheSoundOfScreaming, and pulls off a VillainousRescue, delivering a crushing ReasonYouSuckSpeech to Pride before disappearing into the mass of tortured souls.]] In the flashbacks, he inspired the heroes to redeem themselves and Amestris, and unlike most NiceJobFixingItVillain cases, he probably would have been genuinely proud of their success. Yes, his sense of morality is just [[BlueAndOrangeMorality that screwed up]].

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** Taken to extremes with Kimblee: to sum, a SociopathicSoldier BloodKnight {{Troll}} crossed with the SocialDarwinist and ThePhilosopher. [[spoiler: Even before his death]], he's an unsettlingly realistic example of high-functioning [[TheSociopath sociopathy]]. [[spoiler: He also proves that, in ''Manga/FullmetalAlchemist'', both badassery and {{Crazy Awesome}}ness need not be influenced by silly things such as death. After being devoured by Pride, he surfaces momentarily, maintaining his identity ''specifically'' because specifically ''because'' he LovesTheSoundOfScreaming, and pulls off a VillainousRescue, delivering a crushing ReasonYouSuckSpeech to Pride before disappearing into the mass of tortured souls.]] In the flashbacks, he inspired the heroes to redeem themselves and Amestris, and unlike most NiceJobFixingItVillain cases, he probably would have been genuinely proud of their success. Yes, his sense of morality is just [[BlueAndOrangeMorality that screwed up]].


* ''Manga/KimetsuNoYaiba'': Inosuke wears a googly-eyed boars head as a mask. His default response to any situation is violence. He believes so earnestly in his own InsaneTrollLogic that if he wasn't a LargeHam he could be TheComicallySerious. And he'd probably be completely useless except that these traits have combined to make him a terrifyingly effective fighter.

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* ''Manga/KimetsuNoYaiba'': ''Manga/DemonSlayerKimetsuNoYaiba'': Inosuke wears a googly-eyed boars head as a mask. His default response to any situation is violence. He believes so earnestly in his own InsaneTrollLogic that if he wasn't a LargeHam he could be TheComicallySerious. And he'd probably be completely useless except that these traits have combined to make him a terrifyingly effective fighter.

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** The first major example is in Stage 4, where Lelouch first pops up as Zero. He shows up, in a convincing fake of Prince Clovis's car, ''burns the flag of Britannia to reveal himself'', deliberately does the most reckless thing possible and even ''confesses to having killed Clovis'' on live TV! All to put himself in [[CompellingVoice Geass]] range, claiming that he will spill "Orange" (which he made up off the top of his head, possibly because his target - the above Jeremiah - has orange eyes) to let Suzaku go and help him and his group escape.
** The second major example is in ''R2'' in Turn 4. He needs to debut as Zero once more properly, rescue the Black Knights from execution, and do so without getting killed by the child assassin sent to watch him. He does this by pretending to have come to a duel with the knight in charge, asking for a freaking ''riot shield'' as his weapon of choice. Why? ''So he can surf on it when his Geassed minion sends the plate tilting towards the Chinese Federation Embassy, allowing the forces of his there to rescue the Black Knights as they are under the protection of said Embassy''. He also double teams this by TakingTheBullet he arranged for said child assassin, instead of just exploiting the weak point of his Geass to kill him. Why? To force him to pull a HeelFaceTurn due to his unstable nature.


* [[SuperStrength Shizuo Heiwajima]] from ''Manga/{{Durarara}}''. For one, he can punch people out of their clothes, his favorite weapons tend to be vending machines and street signs, one of which he uses to slice a car's roof off.

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* [[SuperStrength Shizuo Heiwajima]] from ''Manga/{{Durarara}}''.''LightNovel/{{Durarara}}''. For one, he can punch people out of their clothes, his favorite weapons tend to be vending machines and street signs, one of which he uses to slice a car's roof off.


* ''Anime/MobileSuitGundam00'' and its sidestories have a shitload of this. Allelujah Haptism's psychotic alter ego Hallelujah and the villainous Ali Al-Saachez both fall under this trope. In the 00F manga, we have the utterly nutso Fon Spaak.
** Fon is an example of how to make this trope a [[GodModeSue bad thing]].
** Meet the [[http://gundam.wikia.com/wiki/GN-0000/7S_00_Gundam_Seven_Sword Gundam Seven Sword]] that Setsuna uses in the 00V side story. Because apparently the regular 00 Gundam didn't already have enough swords. CrazyAwesome? Yes.
** ''Anime/Gundam00AWakeningOfTheTrailblazer'' has lots of characters become this:
*** Gundam Harute is the only Gundam known so far to actually have two pilots in its main compartment, and is truly awesome. Mostly because it is piloted by Allelujah and Marie, although they eventually activate Marute Mode on it, and change personalities... Yes, Gundam Harute is piloted by Allelujah, Hallelujah and Soma Peries ''AT THE SAME TIME''! As if Allelujah and Hallelujah weren't dangerous enough together...
*** On the mobile suit side of things, Zabanya is one of the most AwesomeYetImpractical Snipers ever. It is armed with a sniper rifle, two regular beam rifles, 10 Rifle Bits, 10 Holster Bits, and 78 Missile Launcher-tubes. AND TWO HAROS to assist the pilot in controlling everything. Nonetheless, given the massive number of enemies, its huge arsenal does get to see some excessive use.
*** Gadelaza had 14 GN Large Fangs, each of which were the size of a Mobile Suit. And each carried 10 GN Fangs, giving it a total of 154 {{Attack Drone}}s, in addition to its own WaveMotionGun, beam rifles, and missiles. Then again, when you can kill enemies by just flying past them and letting your drones take care of them, there's not a huge need for it to ever ''use'' those other weapons. Too bad the ELS took it over.
*** Despite the small amount of screentime 00 Qan[T] got, it's still this. Its melee option, GN Sword IV, can reach a length of over ''[[{{BFS}} 4 kilometers]]''! Aside from that, it can use its Blade Bits to create a massive physical sword, or a GN Buster Rifle, that fires a beam that is roughly a 200 meters in diameter. Aside from that, it is actually able to teleport by using GN Particles to create a tunnel between two points in space-time and travel through that tunnel in nanoseconds... And despite that, it was still just designed as a tool of communication, with its own Veda-Console installed in the cockpit.
*** Raphael Gundam's backpack is more than just a back-pack. Remember how Virtue had Nadleeh inside, and Seravee had Seraphim on the back? Raphael has Seravee II on the back. It surprised this troper when Seravee II suddenly sortied in the middle of combat.

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* ''Anime/MobileSuitGundam00'' and its sidestories have a shitload of this. Allelujah Haptism's psychotic alter ego Hallelujah and the villainous Ali Al-Saachez both fall under this trope. In the 00F manga, we have the utterly nutso Fon Spaak.
** Fon is an example of
Spaak, who how to make too much of this trope is [[InvincibleHero a [[GodModeSue bad thing]].
** Meet the [[http://gundam.wikia.com/wiki/GN-0000/7S_00_Gundam_Seven_Sword Gundam Seven Sword]] that Setsuna uses in the 00V side story. Because apparently the regular 00 Gundam didn't already have enough swords. CrazyAwesome? Yes.
** ''Anime/Gundam00AWakeningOfTheTrailblazer'' has lots of characters become this:
*** Gundam Harute is the only Gundam known so far to actually have two pilots in its main compartment, and is truly awesome. Mostly because it is piloted by Allelujah and Marie, although they eventually activate Marute Mode on it, and change personalities... Yes, Gundam Harute is piloted by Allelujah, Hallelujah and Soma Peries ''AT THE SAME TIME''! As if Allelujah and Hallelujah weren't dangerous enough together...
*** On the mobile suit side of things, Zabanya is one of the most AwesomeYetImpractical Snipers ever. It is armed with a sniper rifle, two regular beam rifles, 10 Rifle Bits, 10 Holster Bits, and 78 Missile Launcher-tubes. AND TWO HAROS to assist the pilot in controlling everything. Nonetheless, given the massive number of enemies, its huge arsenal does get to see some excessive use.
*** Gadelaza had 14 GN Large Fangs, each of which were the size of a Mobile Suit. And each carried 10 GN Fangs, giving it a total of 154 {{Attack Drone}}s, in addition to its own WaveMotionGun, beam rifles, and missiles. Then again, when you can kill enemies by just flying past them and letting your drones take care of them, there's not a huge need for it to ever ''use'' those other weapons. Too bad the ELS took it over.
*** Despite the small amount of screentime 00 Qan[T] got, it's still this. Its melee option, GN Sword IV, can reach a length of over ''[[{{BFS}} 4 kilometers]]''! Aside from that, it can use its Blade Bits to create a massive physical sword, or a GN Buster Rifle, that fires a beam that is roughly a 200 meters in diameter. Aside from that, it is actually able to teleport by using GN Particles to create a tunnel between two points in space-time and travel through that tunnel in nanoseconds... And despite that, it was still just designed as a tool of communication, with its own Veda-Console installed in the cockpit.
*** Raphael Gundam's backpack is more than just a back-pack. Remember how Virtue had Nadleeh inside, and Seravee had Seraphim on the back? Raphael has Seravee II on the back. It surprised this troper when Seravee II suddenly sortied in the middle of combat.
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** Rock also has a few moments of this, most notably when he conceives of a plan to get rid of a military helicopter that has the Lagoon cornered... by ''ramping off a shipwreck and torpedoing said helicopter''. CrazyAwesome? I think so. Less conventional examples from Rock stem from the fact that, actually, this guy is just ''smart'', and when he can get over the fact that he's now living in a CrapsackWorld without any morals where violence is very much the norm, he can often accomplish a lot more with his words than even Revy can with her guns.

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** Rock also has a few moments of this, most notably when he conceives of a plan to get rid of a military helicopter that has the Lagoon cornered... by ''ramping off a shipwreck and torpedoing said helicopter''. CrazyAwesome? I think so. Less conventional examples from Rock stem from the fact that, actually, this guy is just ''smart'', and when he can get over the fact that he's now living in a CrapsackWorld without any morals where violence is very much the norm, he can often accomplish a lot more with his words than even Revy can with her guns.


* The Principal is easily a CrazyAwesome character despite his being in the charmingly cutesy "Hidamari Sketch". The Principal appears completely out of place compared to the other characters, and his actions make him appear more so. For example as The Landlady for the Hidamari apartments strolls by the school gates from across the street she abruptly stops to see The Principal dash towards the gate perfoming three full front flips as he leaps over, perfectly landing next to her and proceeds to thank her for taking care of the students. Another is when Yoshinoya is spraying him with a water gun several times over before The Landlady tosses him his own to which he reacts by dodging Yoshinoya's shots at rapid speed before firing directly at her forehead. In these scenes The Principal's animation style changes drastically from Cutesy to Extremely Serious.

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* The Principal is easily a CrazyAwesome character despite his being in the charmingly cutesy "Hidamari Sketch".''Manga/HidamariSketch''. The Principal appears completely out of place compared to the other characters, and his actions make him appear more so. For example as The Landlady for the Hidamari apartments strolls by the school gates from across the street she abruptly stops to see The Principal dash towards the gate perfoming three full front flips as he leaps over, perfectly landing next to her and proceeds to thank her for taking care of the students. Another is when Yoshinoya is spraying him with a water gun several times over before The Landlady tosses him his own to which he reacts by dodging Yoshinoya's shots at rapid speed before firing directly at her forehead. In these scenes The Principal's animation style changes drastically from Cutesy to Extremely Serious.



** Accelerator exists for this trope. His face and his laugh when maiming his victims, and the way he killed a squad of soldiers, including shotgunning a woman in the face will forever be in the minds of any fan of this series. they don't show this in the anime, but when he shotguns her in the face, a piece of her jaw gets blown off and lands on his face. you know what he does with it? "...Oh hoh hoh, so your face turned to something good for a fuckin' pacifier."

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** Accelerator exists for this trope. His face and his laugh when maiming his victims, and the way he killed a squad of soldiers, including shotgunning a woman in the face will forever be in the minds of any fan of this series. they They don't show this in the anime, but when he shotguns her in the face, a piece of her jaw gets blown off and lands on his face. you You know what he does with it? "...Oh hoh hoh, so your face turned to something good for a fuckin' pacifier."



* Toori, his sister Kimi and Gin Tachibana from ''LightNovel/HorizonInTheMiddleOfNowhere''. Toori uses his [[{{Keet}} upbeat attitude]] and Weaponizes it to power up his army. Kimi slaps a person so hard, she sent them flying in a tornado. Gin manages to use a BananaPeel slip to her advantage.

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* Toori, his sister Kimi and Gin Tachibana from ''LightNovel/HorizonInTheMiddleOfNowhere''. Toori uses his [[{{Keet}} upbeat attitude]] and Weaponizes weaponizes it to power up his army. Kimi slaps a person so hard, she sent them flying in a tornado. Gin manages to use a BananaPeel slip to her advantage.


** If all that wasn't enough to convince you, it should be noted that the forementioned ''Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann'' is esstianly this show cranked up about half a notvh with bits of ''Gundam'' and ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'' .

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** If all that wasn't enough to convince you, it should be noted that the forementioned aforementioned ''Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann'' is esstianly essentially this show cranked up about half a notvh notch with bits of ''Gundam'' and ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'' .


* ''Kimetsu no Yaiba'': Inosuke wears a googly-eyed boars head as a mask. His default response to any situation is violence. He believes so earnestly in his own InsaneTrollLogic that if he wasn't a LargeHam he could be TheComicallySerious. And he'd probably be completely useless except that these traits have combined to make him a terrifyingly effective fighter.

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* ''Kimetsu no Yaiba'': ''Manga/KimetsuNoYaiba'': Inosuke wears a googly-eyed boars head as a mask. His default response to any situation is violence. He believes so earnestly in his own InsaneTrollLogic that if he wasn't a LargeHam he could be TheComicallySerious. And he'd probably be completely useless except that these traits have combined to make him a terrifyingly effective fighter.


* From ''Manga/MyHeroAcademia'', Midoriya earned the title of [[FanNickname The Absolute Madman]] for his ability to withstand inhuman amounts of pain to come up with insane plans and moves in order to defeat his opponent. In-universe, there have been times where people have questioned his sanity based on his crazy plans that always end up working, especially considering the fact that he is willing to tear himself apart to save people. [[spoiler: A special mention goes to using Eri's uncontrollable rewind quirk to use One For All at 100% and hurt himself in the same speed she is rewinding him, therefore suffering no injuries while neither being erased from existence.]]

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* From ''Manga/MyHeroAcademia'', Midoriya earned the title of [[FanNickname The Absolute Madman]] for his ability to withstand inhuman amounts of pain to come up with insane plans and moves in order to defeat his opponent. In-universe, there have been times where people have questioned his sanity based on his crazy plans that always end up working, especially considering the fact that he is willing to tear himself apart to save people. [[spoiler: A special mention goes to using Eri's uncontrollable rewind quirk to use One For All at 100% and hurt himself in the same speed she is rewinding him, therefore suffering no injuries while neither being erased from existence.]]]]
* ''Kimetsu no Yaiba'': Inosuke wears a googly-eyed boars head as a mask. His default response to any situation is violence. He believes so earnestly in his own InsaneTrollLogic that if he wasn't a LargeHam he could be TheComicallySerious. And he'd probably be completely useless except that these traits have combined to make him a terrifyingly effective fighter.


* From ''Anime/MyHeroAcademia'', Midoriya earned the title of [[FanNickname The Absolute Madman]] for his ability to withstand inhuman amounts of pain to come up with insane plans and moves in order to defeat his opponent. In-universe, there have been times where people have questioned his sanity based on his crazy plans that always end up working, especially considering the fact that he is willing to tear himself apart to save people. [[spoiler: A special mention goes to using Eri's uncontrollable rewind quirk to use One For All at 100% and hurt himself in the same speed she is rewinding him, therefore suffering no injuries while neither being erased from existence.]]

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* From ''Anime/MyHeroAcademia'', ''Manga/MyHeroAcademia'', Midoriya earned the title of [[FanNickname The Absolute Madman]] for his ability to withstand inhuman amounts of pain to come up with insane plans and moves in order to defeat his opponent. In-universe, there have been times where people have questioned his sanity based on his crazy plans that always end up working, especially considering the fact that he is willing to tear himself apart to save people. [[spoiler: A special mention goes to using Eri's uncontrollable rewind quirk to use One For All at 100% and hurt himself in the same speed she is rewinding him, therefore suffering no injuries while neither being erased from existence.]]


* In ''Anime/GirlsUndPanzerDerFilm'', the girls from Continuation High easily qualify. They show up in [[WhatAPieceOfJunk one of the crappiest tanks]] deployed in World War II...and proceed to make monkeys of ''three'' crews of more experienced girls in better tanks.

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* In ''Anime/GirlsUndPanzerDerFilm'', the girls from Continuation High easily qualify. They show up in [[WhatAPieceOfJunk one of the crappiest tanks]] deployed in World War II...and proceed to make monkeys of ''three'' crews of more experienced girls in better tanks.tanks.
* From ''Anime/MyHeroAcademia'', Midoriya earned the title of [[FanNickname The Absolute Madman]] for his ability to withstand inhuman amounts of pain to come up with insane plans and moves in order to defeat his opponent. In-universe, there have been times where people have questioned his sanity based on his crazy plans that always end up working, especially considering the fact that he is willing to tear himself apart to save people. [[spoiler: A special mention goes to using Eri's uncontrollable rewind quirk to use One For All at 100% and hurt himself in the same speed she is rewinding him, therefore suffering no injuries while neither being erased from existence.]]


* ''VisualNovel/TheyAreMyNobleMasters''. What happens when you put an {{Expy}} of [[Creator/TomokazuSeki Domon]] [[Anime/MobileFighterGGundam Kashu]] up against one of [[NobuyukiHiyama Gai]] [[Anime/GaoGaiGar Shishioh]], then have [[Creator/YosukeAkimoto the Undefeated of the East]] get involved? CrazyAwesome [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XjTCmzVNYdM that's what.]]

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* ''VisualNovel/TheyAreMyNobleMasters''. What happens when you put an {{Expy}} of [[Creator/TomokazuSeki Domon]] [[Anime/MobileFighterGGundam Kashu]] up against one of [[NobuyukiHiyama [[Creator/NobuyukiHiyama Gai]] [[Anime/GaoGaiGar Shishioh]], then have [[Creator/YosukeAkimoto the Undefeated of the East]] get involved? CrazyAwesome [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XjTCmzVNYdM that's what.]]


* As if to prove itself as the SpiritualSuccessor to ''Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann'' , ''KillLaKill'' has a [[YourSizeMayVary man, Gamagori, who does not understand what it means to have a standard height]], an average student that stole a [[ClothesMakeTheSuperman super-powered uniform]] and escape through a tear gas bomb and hops down the stairs while being pursued by Gamagori via jumping and fall down from a several story window while [[LaughingMad laughing.]] Then the student tossed across the large clearing in the middle of the school and puts on the uniform, giving him super human speed and strength as he dodges [[WhipItGood Gamagori's whips]] and proceeds to punch Gamagori in the stomach...[[NoSell which does jack not against Gamagori]] who states that his uniform is '' '''three times stronger''' '' than the one the student is wearing. The battle concludes quickly with Gamagori beating up and killing the student as well as retrieving the uniform with whips alone. [[LimitedAnimation All the whilethe animation goes from stiff, swiveling characters]] [[AnimationBump to having fluid and fast paced animation.]] Oh, [[EstablishingSeriesMoment that's only the first three minutes.]] [[UpToEleven And it keeps getting]] '' '''[[SerialEscalation CRAZIER.]] ''' ''

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* As if to prove itself as the SpiritualSuccessor to ''Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann'' , ''KillLaKill'' ''Anime/KillLaKill'' has a man, Gamagori, [[YourSizeMayVary man, Gamagori, who does not understand what it means to have a standard height]], an average student that stole a [[ClothesMakeTheSuperman super-powered uniform]] and escape through a tear gas bomb and hops down the stairs while being pursued by Gamagori via jumping and fall down from a several story window while [[LaughingMad laughing.]] laughing]]. Then the student tossed across the large clearing in the middle of the school and puts on the uniform, giving him super human speed and strength as he dodges [[WhipItGood Gamagori's whips]] and proceeds to punch Gamagori in the stomach...[[NoSell which does jack not against Gamagori]] who states that his uniform is '' '''three '''''three times stronger''' '' stronger''''' than the one the student is wearing. The battle concludes quickly with Gamagori beating up and killing the student as well as retrieving the uniform with whips alone. All the while the animation goes [[LimitedAnimation All the whilethe animation goes from stiff, swiveling characters]] to [[AnimationBump to having fluid and fast paced animation.]] animation]]. Oh, [[EstablishingSeriesMoment that's only the first three minutes.]] minutes]]. [[UpToEleven And it keeps getting]] '' '''[[SerialEscalation CRAZIER.]] ''' '''''''[[SerialEscalation CRAZIER]].'''''


** Revy falls under this trope; for example, the time when she takes out several speedboats chasing the Lagoon by jumping from each to each and shooting everyone on board, or making them shoot each other... all whilst listening to something that sounds like exercise music on an MP3 player.

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** Revy falls under this trope; for example, the time when she takes out several speedboats chasing the Lagoon by jumping from each to each and shooting everyone on board, or making them shoot each other... all whilst listening to something that sounds like exercise music on an MP3 UsefulNotes/{{MP3}} player.

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