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** RedEyesTakeWarning: The quickest way to tell when either one of the androids are well and truly pissed, or not under their own control.



* [[spoiler: DrivenToSuicide: Rotwang's official cause of death]]

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* [[spoiler: DrivenToSuicide: Rotwang's [[spoiler:Rotwang's official cause of death]]



* [[spoiler: ExplosiveOverclocking: Maverick's cause of death and the destruction of the H-01 army.]]
* [[FandomNod Fanon Nod]]: [[spoiler: Tora's human form is based on Dark Kotetsu.]]

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* [[spoiler: ExplosiveOverclocking: Maverick's [[spoiler:Maverick's cause of death and the destruction of the H-01 army.]]
* [[FandomNod Fanon Nod]]: FandomNod: [[spoiler: Tora's human form is based on Dark Kotetsu.]]



* RedEyesTakeWarning: The quickest way to tell when either one of the androids are well and truly pissed, or not under their own control.



* UnPerson: Barnaby is one, essentially
** [[spoiler:However he and Tora eventually gain a sort of personhood status]]

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* UnPerson: Barnaby is one, essentially
** [[spoiler:However he
essentially. However, [[spoiler:he and Tora eventually gain a sort of personhood status]]


* HeroicSelfDeprecation: Kotetsu did this until Barnaby [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming told him to knock it off.]]

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* HeroicSelfDeprecation: Kotetsu did this until Barnaby [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming told him to knock it off.]]


** [[spoiler: Tora's forming sentience]] is a shout out to TheVision.

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** [[spoiler: Tora's forming sentience]] is a shout out to TheVision.ComicBook/TheVision.


A series of three fanfics set in an alternate version of the TigerAndBunny universe where Barnaby's parents didn't die when he was four. Unfortunately, ''he'' ends up dying at age 13, a fact by which his parents cannot abide so they build him a robot body to live in.

The trilogy can be found here: http://archiveofourown.org/series/12839
A multichapter fic that serves as both an inerquel and a sequal can be found here: http://archiveofourown.org/works/345985/chapters/561791

!!Tropes found in this fic:

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A series of three fanfics set in an alternate version of the TigerAndBunny ''Anime/TigerAndBunny'' universe where Barnaby's parents didn't die when he was four. Unfortunately, ''he'' ends up dying at age 13, a fact by which his parents cannot abide so they build him a robot body to live in.

The trilogy can be found here: http://archiveofourown.org/series/12839
[[http://archiveofourown.org/series/12839 here]]. A multichapter multi-chapter fic that serves as both an inerquel interquel and a sequal sequel can be found here: http://archiveofourown.org/works/345985/chapters/561791

!!Tropes found in this fic:
[[http://archiveofourown.org/works/345985/chapters/561791 here]].

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* WhatMeasureIsANonHuman: A driving point in the series. Part of the reason Barnaby stayed hidden for so long was because even as a fully sentient android, he was still legally "just a robot" and could be ordered detained or even dismantled. There's also a sliding scale among the characters as to how much Barnaby and [[spoiler: Tora]] still qualify.

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* WhatMeasureIsANonHuman: A driving point in the series. Part of the reason Barnaby stayed hidden for so long was because even as a fully sentient android, he was still legally "just a robot" and could be ordered detained or even dismantled. There's also a sliding scale among the characters as to how much Barnaby and [[spoiler: Tora]] still qualify.qualify.
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** Barnaby's net-diving is similar to that used in GhostInTheShell.

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** Barnaby's net-diving is similar to that used in GhostInTheShell.Franchise/GhostInTheShell.


* AIIsACrapshoot: Dr. Rotwang just wanted to create a better robot than the Brookses. He didn't count on it becoming sentient.

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* AIIsACrapshoot: Dr. Rotwang just wanted to create a better robot than the Brookses.Brooks'. He didn't count on it becoming sentient.



* NoSocialSkills: Barnaby tries, but after years of isolation, too much attention tends to make him a nervous wreck. [[spoiler: Tora has little feeling for humans in general]], but eventually warms up to the Brookses, and Kotetsu to a ''much'' lesser degree.

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* NoSocialSkills: Barnaby tries, but after years of isolation, too much attention tends to make him a nervous wreck. [[spoiler: Tora has little feeling for humans in general]], but eventually warms up to the Brookses, Brooks, and Kotetsu to a ''much'' lesser degree.



* RevengeBeforeReason: [[spoiler: Rotwang snaps and sends Tora out to target the Brookses after "losing" one too many times to them. Everyone assumes this has also become Maverick's motivation in part three, until Agnes explains to Kotetsu exactly how much he'd benefit if his plan works.]]

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* RevengeBeforeReason: [[spoiler: Rotwang snaps and sends Tora out to target the Brookses Brooks after "losing" one too many times to them. Everyone assumes this has also become Maverick's motivation in part three, until Agnes explains to Kotetsu exactly how much he'd benefit if his plan works.]]


* AccidentalMisnaming: When Kotetsu tried to soothe Barnaby (who was destroying various pieces of technology in his panic to get back to his body) by calling him Bunny, Barnaby's response was make the words "not a bunny" appear on a screen.



* MyNameIsNotDurwood: When Kotetsu tried to soothe Barnaby (who was destroying various pieces of technology in his panic to get back to his body) by calling him Bunny, Barnaby's response was make the words "not a bunny" appear on a screen.


** [[spoiler: Tora's forming sentience]] is a shout out to [[Comicbook/TheAvengers The Vision]].

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** [[spoiler: Tora's forming sentience]] is a shout out to [[Comicbook/TheAvengers The Vision]].TheVision.


* ThePlan: [[spoiler: What Maverick's plan in part three is revealed to be once Agnes starts looking at it "from a showman's point of view."]]



* XanatosGambit: [[spoiler: What Maverick's plan in part three is revealed to be once Agnes starts looking at it "from a showman's point of view."]]


* PromptFic: Would you believe that each of the fics in the trilogy started as a prompt?

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* PromptFic: Would you believe that each of the fics in the trilogy started as a prompt? prompt?



** [[spoiler: Maverick using Barnaby's body to seemingly create a robot revolution]] is pulled from {{Metropolis}}.

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** [[spoiler: Maverick using Barnaby's body to seemingly create a robot revolution]] is pulled from {{Metropolis}}.Film/{{Metropolis}}.

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* WeAreAsMayflies: Barnaby and [[spoiler:Tora]]



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A multichapter fic that serves as both an inerquel and a sequal can be found here: http://archiveofourown.org/works/345985/chapters/561791

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* [[spoiler: ExplosiveOverclocking: Maverick's cause of death and the destruction of the H-01 army.]]


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* PeoplePuppets: Barnaby pulls this trick twice on a mechanical level; [[spoiler: once to kill the first H-01]] and once on the Wild Tiger armor, both times to save Kotetsu. [[spoiler: Gets done to him as well when his second body is stolen.]]


* AbusiveParents: Rotwang, for a given value of "parent."

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* AbusiveParents: Rotwang, Rotwang to [[spoiler: Tora]], for a given value of "parent."" Might have been a better "parent" to Cis.



* AlternateUniverse: Barnaby's parents are alive and well.

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* AlternateUniverse: Barnaby's parents are alive and well.well, having apparently never discovered Maverick's criminal connections.



* BigBrotherMentor: Barnaby seems to think of his relationship with [[spoiler: Tora]] as this, as he's teaching the younger entity about the world. [[spoiler: As Tora's perception of different types of relationships alters with his growing knowledge, however, it starts to blur a bit. Barnaby admits at the end of the arc that he's not exactly sure where they stand anymore.]]



* [[FandomNod Fanon Nod]]: [[spoiler: Torra's human form is based on Dark Kotetsu.]]

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* [[FandomNod Fanon Nod]]: [[spoiler: Torra's Tora's human form is based on Dark Kotetsu.]]



* MoreExpendableThanYou: One of the conflicts in the second part of the arc is how much it freaks Kotetsu out that Barnaby seems to take this view. Barnaby reasons that it's fine because he can be rebuilt, but agrees to be more careful. Then we find out in part three that if certain bits were destroyed, he ''wouldn't'' be able to be reconstructed...



** [[spoiler:However he and Tora eventually gain personhood status]]
* VagueAge: Barnaby stopped keeping track of his age when he was 16. No one else's ages have been stated.

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** [[spoiler:However he and Tora eventually gain a sort of personhood status]]
* VagueAge: Barnaby stopped keeping track of his age when he was 16. No one else's ages have been stated.stated.
* XanatosGambit: [[spoiler: What Maverick's plan in part three is revealed to be once Agnes starts looking at it "from a showman's point of view."]]
* WhatMeasureIsANonHuman: A driving point in the series. Part of the reason Barnaby stayed hidden for so long was because even as a fully sentient android, he was still legally "just a robot" and could be ordered detained or even dismantled. There's also a sliding scale among the characters as to how much Barnaby and [[spoiler: Tora]] still qualify.

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* AbusiveParents: Rotwang, for a given value of "parent."

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