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* AnAesop: If there is one, it's that a quick fix to your problems can end up biting you in the backside later. Also, always read and follow the instructions.
* AndIMustScream: Some of the more...[[AssholeVictim morally dubious]] customers find themselves in truly unpleasant situations. Several have been turned into ''sentient objects''.

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* AnAesop: If there is one, it's that a quick fix to your problems can will end up biting you in the backside later. Also, always read and follow the instructions.
* AndIMustScream: Some of the more...Wizard's more [[AssholeVictim morally dubious]] customers find have found themselves in truly unpleasant situations. Several have been turned into ''sentient objects''.



*** Fortunately, the story ''does'' have a happy ending: in "Customer Service", Anya takes pity on "Allison's" suffering and removes the bimbo and sex drive aspects of the transformation. While the Old Woman is initially angry with Anya for acting against her wishes, she eventually [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone comes to see the error of her ways]], apologizes to Allison, and allows Anya to alter Allison's transformation (changing her into an ordinary, average-looking college student).

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*** Fortunately, the story ''does'' have a happy ending: in "Customer Service", Anya takes pity on "Allison's" suffering and removes the bimbo and sex drive aspects of the transformation. While the Old Woman is initially angry with Anya for acting against her wishes, she eventually [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone comes to see the error of her ways]], apologizes to Allison, and allows Anya to alter Allison's transformation (changing her into an ordinary, average-looking college student).student.



** Danni, the snarky Wizard's apprentice.

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** Danni, the snarky Wizard's snarky apprentice.



* CharacterizationMarchesOn: Grandmother is noticeably harsher and more vindictive in the earliest Bikini Beach stories. According to [[WordOfGod the Universe's creator, ElrodW]], Grandmother's lingering hurt from being treated ''terribly'' by men in the past causes her to be more vindictive. Anya was even brought in to help "soften" and act as a MoralityChain to her character.

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* CharacterizationMarchesOn: Grandmother is noticeably harsher and more vindictive in the earliest Bikini Beach stories. According to [[WordOfGod the Universe's creator, ElrodW]], Grandmother's ElrodW]] (and later confirmed in a story), her behavior was due to lingering hurt from being treated ''terribly'' by men in the past causes her to be more vindictive. past. Anya was even eventually brought in to help "soften" her character and act as a MoralityChain to MoralityChain, [[CallingTheOldManOut calling her character.out]]on her overly-harsh punishments.


* {{Crossover}}: In addition to crossing over many times with Bikini Beach, the Wizard plays cards with TheTrickster goddess Miss Chiff and Molly the Fairy Godmother (both created by fellow TG story author Morpheus) in [[http://fictionmania.tv/stories/readtextstory.html?storyID=338774269133205279 "The Wager"]]. The story also features an unnamed transformation goddess (referred to as the "Butterfly Goddess") who appears in Morpheus's story [[http://fictionmania.tv/stories/readtextstory.html?storyID=32863304201300118947 "Finders Keepers"]].

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* {{Crossover}}: In addition to crossing over many times with Bikini Beach, the Wizard plays cards with TheTrickster the [[TheTrickster trickster]] goddess Miss Chiff and Molly the Fairy Godmother (both created by fellow TG story author Morpheus) in [[http://fictionmania.tv/stories/readtextstory.html?storyID=338774269133205279 "The Wager"]]. The story also features an unnamed transformation goddess (referred to as the "Butterfly Goddess") who appears in Morpheus's story [[http://fictionmania.tv/stories/readtextstory.html?storyID=32863304201300118947 "Finders Keepers"]].


* DirtyOldMan: Given his predilection for stereotypical {{Valley Girl}}s and BuxomIsBetter, he is definitely one. (Grandmother from Bikini Beach even identifies him as such.)

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* DirtyOldMan: Given his predilection for stereotypical {{Valley Girl}}s and BuxomIsBetter, he the Wizard is definitely one. (Grandmother from Bikini Beach even identifies him as such.)



* StrictlyFormula: Most Spells R Us stories follow the same premise: an unsuspecting person (usually male) is shopping at their local mall and finds the store; after mistaking the Wizard for a "crazy old man in a bathrobe", they buy an item (which the Wizard always claims will solve their "problem"). The item will transform the customer and/or the people around them; the transformation isn't what the customer expected, and ends up permanently altering his life in some way. The story will typically end with the Wizard watching the denouement through his crystal ball, [[JerkAss chuckling to himself]] while commenting on the outcome.

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* StrictlyFormula: Most Spells R Us stories follow the same premise: an unsuspecting person (usually male) is shopping at their local mall and finds the store; after mistaking the Wizard for a "crazy old man in a bathrobe", they buy an item (which the Wizard always claims will solve their "problem"). The item will transform transforms the customer and/or the people around them; the transformation isn't what the customer expected, and ends up permanently altering his their life in some way. The story will typically end ends with the Wizard watching the denouement through his crystal ball, [[JerkAss chuckling to himself]] while commenting on the outcome.

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** Grandmother also ''strongly'' dislikes people who abuse or mistreat others.


* BodyHorror:
** Some of the transformations brought on by the Wizard's wares are less than pleasant.

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* BodyHorror:
BerserkButton: Never, ''ever'' try to steal from the Old Man.
** Grandmother doesn't take kindly to people who try to sneak into her park without paying. Subverted in "Bikini Beach: Midnight Swim": Vicky and the boys who sneak into the park for a midnight swim (and end up destroying some of the pumps) simply have to work in the park until they pay off their damages. In a later follow-up story, "Bikini Beach: Pardons and Decisions", one of the transformed workers -- a hardworking and effective employee who is already secretly outraged and embittered by the transformations -- is pushed over the edge by one particular lifetime membership/transformation sale (which seem to be her ''own'' personal Berserk Button) and becomes overtly disgruntled; this motivates Grandmother to end their work requirement early.
** A geek hit on a sorority girl. Clearly, we must use dark magic to kick his ass! Of course, this decision leads to Arnold being combined with a girl named Angie, creating a double-SuperpoweredEvilSide -- with SanitySlippage to boot. [[HoistByHisOwnPetard This may have been a bad idea]].
%% The story?
* BodyHorror:
Some of the transformations brought on by the Wizard's wares are less than pleasant.



* DisproportionateRetribution:
** Never, ''ever'' try to steal from the Old Man.
** Grandmother doesn't take kindly to people who try to sneak into her park without paying. Subverted in "Bikini Beach: Midnight Swim" and "Bikini Beach: Pardons and Decisions". In the first story, Vicky and the boys who sneak into the park for a midnight swim have to work in the park until they pay off their damages. In the second story, one hardworking and effective employee, already secretly outraged and embittered by the transformations, is pushed over the edge (by one particular lifetime membership/transformation sale) and becomes overtly disgruntled. This motivates Grandmother to end their work requirement early.
** Grandmother also ''dislikes'' people who abuse or mistreat others.
** A geek hit on a sorority girl. Clearly, we must use dark magic to kick his ass! Of course, this decision leads to Arnold being combined with a girl named Angie, creating a double-SuperpoweredEvilSide -- with SanitySlippage to boot. [[HoistByHisOwnPetard This may have been a bad idea]].
%% The story?



** In the Bikini Beach stories, the length of the customer's transformation depends on the duration of their pass, which can vary from one day to a lifetime. Roughly half of the stories involve a one-way transformation (either because the transformee is being punished, they did so for the sake of others as an act of kindness, or they simply find that life is better in their transformed state. The latter is especially common among men who are elderly, sick, or otherwise disabled).

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** In the Bikini Beach stories, the length of the customer's transformation depends on the duration of their pass, which can vary from one day to a lifetime. Roughly half of the stories involve a one-way transformation (either because the transformee is being punished, they did so for the sake of others as an act of kindness, or they simply find that life is better in their transformed state. state). The latter is especially common among men who are elderly, sick, or otherwise disabled).disabled.


* GenderBender: The central plot point of most of the stories (in both Spells 'R Us and the spin-off verses). However in the SRU Universe's heyday, SRU also committed {{furry}} transformations.

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* GenderBender: The central plot point of most of the stories (in both Spells 'R Us and the spin-off verses). However in the SRU Universe's heyday, [[TransformationFiction SRU also committed {{furry}} transformations.furry transformations]].


** Grandmother doesn't take kindly to people who try to sneak into her park without paying. Subverted in "Bikini Beach: Midnight Swim" and "Bikini Beach: Pardons and Decisions". In the first story, Vicky and the boys who sneak into the park for a midnight swim, have to work in the park until they pay off their damages. They are are treated rather well as employees. In the second story, one particular employee


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*** Grandmother also does ''not'' like people who abuse or mistreat others.

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** Grandmother doesn't take kindly to people who try to sneak into her park without paying. Subverted in "Bikini Beach: Midnight Swim" and "Bikini Beach: Pardons and Decisions". In the first story, Vicky and the boys who sneak into the park for a midnight swim, swim have to work in the park until they pay off their damages. They are are treated rather well as employees. damages. In the second story, one hardworking and effective employee, already secretly outraged and embittered by the transformations, is pushed over the edge (by one particular employee


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lifetime membership/transformation sale) and becomes overtly disgruntled. This motivates Grandmother to end their work requirement early.
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Grandmother also does ''not'' like ''dislikes'' people who abuse or mistreat others.



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* ExactWords: If the customer is a {{Jerkass}}, the Old Man will give them what they want in the most ''literal'' sense possible.

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* ExactWords: ExactWords:
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If either the customer or the Wixard is a {{Jerkass}}, the Old Man Wizard will give them the customer what they want he asks for in the most ''literal'' sense possible.



* FirstLawOfGenderBending: The transformations are almost always male to female, and always one-way. In most of the cases, the Wizard ''could'' change his costumers back; he just can't be bothered to (or finds their predicament too amusing to do so). In others, the shop itself will have vanished when the customer tries to seek help.

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* FirstLawOfGenderBending: FirstLawOfGenderBending:
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The transformations are almost always male to female, and always one-way. In most of the cases, the Wizard ''could'' change his costumers back; he just can't be bothered to (or finds their predicament too amusing to do so). In others, the shop itself will have vanished when the customer tries to seek help.



* GenderBender: The central plot point of most of the stories (in both Spells 'R Us and the spin-off verses).

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* GenderBender: The central plot point of most of the stories (in both Spells 'R Us and the spin-off verses). However in the SRU Universe's heyday, SRU also committed {{furry}} transformations.



* LaserGuidedKarma: If you're a jerk, then chances are you will lose your Y chromosome by the end of the story. ([[TookALevelInKindness And become less of a jerk, too.]])
** The Old Woman can sense what's in the minds of her male customers, and will give them ''exactly'' what they deserve.

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* LaserGuidedKarma: LaserGuidedKarma:
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If you're a jerk, then chances are you will lose your Y chromosome by the end of the story. ([[TookALevelInKindness And story, [[TookALevelInKindness and become less of a jerk, too.]])
jerk]].
** The Old Woman Grandmother can sense what's in the minds of her male customers, and will (usually) give them ''exactly'' what they deserve.



* LoveTriangle: After Terry [[spoiler: is forced to be Terri for 9 months (hint, hint)]], and Chris has to be her boyfriend during that time, the triangle becomes Danni-Chris-[[spoiler: Terri.]]

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* LoveTriangle: After Terry [[spoiler: is forced to be Terri for 9 months (hint, hint)]], ([[TeenagePregnancy hint, hint]])]], and Chris has to be her boyfriend during that time, the triangle becomes Danni-Chris-[[spoiler: Terri.]]Terri]].



* NoNameGiven: The Wizard (though [[spoiler: some early stories name him Anselm]]).
** The Bikini Beach Old Woman (referred to usually as "The Old Woman" or "Grandmother", even by her non-related employees).
* TheMindIsAPlaythingOfTheBody: Certain "effects" of each story's product will often lead to this trope. Which often results in the [[FirstLawOfGenderBending First]], [[SecondLawOfGenderBending Second]], and ThirdLawOfGenderBending.

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* NoNameGiven: NoNameGiven:
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The Wizard (though [[spoiler: some early stories name him Anselm]]).
** The Bikini Beach Old Woman (referred to usually as "The Old Woman" or "Grandmother", even by her non-related employees).
employees). She finally gets a name in ''The Temptation of Anya''.
* TheMindIsAPlaythingOfTheBody: Certain "effects" of each story's product will often lead to this trope. Which often results in the [[FirstLawOfGenderBending First]], [[SecondLawOfGenderBending Second]], and ThirdLawOfGenderBending.[[ThirdLawOfGenderBending Third]] Laws of Genderbending.



* SorcerersApprenticePlot
* StrictlyFormula: Most Spells R Us stories follow the same premise: an unsuspecting person (usually male) is shopping at their local mall and finds the store; after mistaking the Wizard for a "crazy old man in a bathrobe", they buy an item (which the Wizard always claims will solve their "problem"). Said object will end up transforming the customer and/or the people around them; the transformation isn't what the customer expected, and ends up permanently altering their life in some way. The story will typically end with the Wizard watching the denouement through his crystal ball, chuckling to himself (while commenting on the outcome).
* ThirdLawOfGenderBending: On changing gender, most people end up taking on that gender's societally expected mannerisms, usually because TheMindIsAPlaythingOfTheBody. In the case of Spells R' Us, this usually results in guys becoming stereotypical [[ValleyGirl valley girls]].

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* %%* SorcerersApprenticePlot
%% Context, such as a story, is needed.
* StrictlyFormula: Most Spells R Us stories follow the same premise: an unsuspecting person (usually male) is shopping at their local mall and finds the store; after mistaking the Wizard for a "crazy old man in a bathrobe", they buy an item (which the Wizard always claims will solve their "problem"). Said object The item will end up transforming transform the customer and/or the people around them; the transformation isn't what the customer expected, and ends up permanently altering their his life in some way. The story will typically end with the Wizard watching the denouement through his crystal ball, [[JerkAss chuckling to himself (while himself]] while commenting on the outcome).outcome.
* ThirdLawOfGenderBending: ThirdLawOfGenderBending:
**
On changing gender, most people end up taking on that gender's societally expected mannerisms, usually because TheMindIsAPlaythingOfTheBody. In the case of Spells R' Us, this usually results in guys becoming stereotypical [[ValleyGirl valley girls]].


** Zig-zagged in the Bikini Beach stories. While we've yet to hear of a male customer of the park turning into a genuinely ''un''attractive woman, most just turn into a female version of themself.

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** Zig-zagged in In the Bikini Beach stories. While stories, although we've yet to hear of a male customer of the park turning into a genuinely ''un''attractive woman, most just turn into a female version versions of themself.themselves.



* BodyHorror: Some of the transformations brought on by the Wizard's wares are less than pleasant.

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* BodyHorror: BodyHorror:
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Some of the transformations brought on by the Wizard's wares are less than pleasant.



* BreakoutCharacter: Danni, the snarky Wizard's apprentice.

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* BreakoutCharacter: BreakoutCharacter:
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Danni, the snarky Wizard's apprentice.



* CharacterizationMarchesOn: Grandmother is noticeably harsher and more vindictive in the earliest Bikini Beach stories. (According to the 'verse's creator, [=ElrodW=], Grandmother's lingering hurt from being treated ''terribly'' by men in the past causes her to be more vindictive. Anya was even brought in to help "soften" and act as a MoralityChain to her character.

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* CharacterizationMarchesOn: Grandmother is noticeably harsher and more vindictive in the earliest Bikini Beach stories. (According According to [[WordOfGod the 'verse's Universe's creator, [=ElrodW=], ElrodW]], Grandmother's lingering hurt from being treated ''terribly'' by men in the past causes her to be more vindictive. Anya was even brought in to help "soften" and act as a MoralityChain to her character.



* CoolAndUnusualPunishment: Oh, ''yes''.

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%% * CoolAndUnusualPunishment: Oh, ''yes''.''yes''.
%% Definitely, but the PowersThatBe demand context. An example should be given.



* DirtyOldMan: The Wizard is hinted to be one, at times. (The Grandmother from Bikini Beach even identifies him as such.)
* DisproportionateRetribution: Never, ''ever'' try to steal from the Old Man.
** The Old Woman also doesn't take kindly to people who try to sneak into her park without paying. (Subverted with a group of boys who sneak into the park for a midnight swim, who simply have to work in the park until they pay off their damages -- and are treated rather well as employees.)

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* DirtyOldMan: The Wizard Given his predilection for stereotypical {{Valley Girl}}s and BuxomIsBetter, he is hinted to be one, at times. (The Grandmother definitely one. (Grandmother from Bikini Beach even identifies him as such.)
%% A story ID would be nice.
* DisproportionateRetribution: DisproportionateRetribution:
**
Never, ''ever'' try to steal from the Old Man.
** The Old Woman also Grandmother doesn't take kindly to people who try to sneak into her park without paying. (Subverted with a group of paying. Subverted in "Bikini Beach: Midnight Swim" and "Bikini Beach: Pardons and Decisions". In the first story, Vicky and the boys who sneak into the park for a midnight swim, who simply have to work in the park until they pay off their damages -- and damages. They are are treated rather well as employees.employees. In the second story, one particular employee


)


* TheApprentice: Many early stories attempted to give the Old Man an apprentice/assistant without much success, until "Possibilities" introduced Danni. Anya is this to Grandmother, as well as her granddaughter ([[CaptainObvious hence the nickname "Grandmother"]]).

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* TheApprentice: Many early stories attempted to give the Old Man an apprentice/assistant without much success, until "Possibilities" introduced Danni. Anya is this to Grandmother, as well as her granddaughter ([[CaptainObvious hence (hence the nickname "Grandmother"]])."Grandmother").


*** Fortunately, the story ''does'' have a happy ending: in "Customer Service", Anya takes pity on "Allison's" suffering and removes the bimbo and sex drive aspects of the transformation. While the Old Woman is initially angry with Anya for acting against her wishes, she eventually [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone comes to see the error of her ways]], apologizes to Allison, and allows Anya to but alter Allison's transformation, changing her into an ordinary, average-looking college student.

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*** Fortunately, the story ''does'' have a happy ending: in "Customer Service", Anya takes pity on "Allison's" suffering and removes the bimbo and sex drive aspects of the transformation. While the Old Woman is initially angry with Anya for acting against her wishes, she eventually [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone comes to see the error of her ways]], apologizes to Allison, and allows Anya to but alter Allison's transformation, changing transformation (changing her into an ordinary, average-looking college student.student).



* BodyHorror:
** Some of the transformations brought on by the Wizard's wares are...less than pleasant.

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* BodyHorror:
**
BodyHorror: Some of the transformations brought on by the Wizard's wares are...are less than pleasant.



* BreakoutCharacter:
** Danni, the snarky Wizard's apprentice.

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* BreakoutCharacter:
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BreakoutCharacter: Danni, the snarky Wizard's apprentice.



* BreastExpansion: The comic ''[[https://www.imagefap.com/photo/1423913544/?pgid=&gid=1903498&page=0&idx=0#0 Spells R Us: Dream Girl]]'' (NSFW, obviously) has an overweight girl visiting the shop looking for something to help her land a date with the school quarterback. The Old Man gives her a potion that will turn her into the young man's perfect woman. [[BeCarefulWhatYouWishFor Unfortunately]], the boy's [[MyGirlIsASlut perfect woman]] is ''not'' [[BrainlessBeauty one]] [[AnythingThatMoves she]] [[GagBoobs want's]] [[AllWomenAreLustful to]] [[DumbBlonde be]].
* BuxomIsBetter: Based on the number of [[GenderBender gender-bent]] men who wind up with huge busts...

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* BreastExpansion: The comic ''[[https://www.imagefap.com/photo/1423913544/?pgid=&gid=1903498&page=0&idx=0#0 Spells R Us: Dream Girl]]'' (NSFW, obviously) has an overweight girl visiting the shop looking for something to help her land a date with the school quarterback. The Old Man gives her a potion that will turn her into the young man's perfect woman. [[BeCarefulWhatYouWishFor Unfortunately]], the boy's [[MyGirlIsASlut perfect woman]] is ''not'' [[BrainlessBeauty one]] [[AnythingThatMoves she]] [[GagBoobs want's]] wants]] [[AllWomenAreLustful to]] [[DumbBlonde be]].
* BuxomIsBetter: Based on the number of [[GenderBender gender-bent]] men who wind up with huge busts...busts....



* DependingOnTheWriter: Whatever the Old Man acts like in each story. Sometimes he's a nice guy who will help you with your problems that resulted from selling you an item (only if you ask, though); others, he's a {{Jerkass}} who changes people for the hell of it (and then alters their memories so he doesn't get in trouble).

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* DependingOnTheWriter: Whatever the The Old Man acts like Man's behavior and personality in each story. Sometimes Sometimes, he's a nice guy who will sell you something to help you with your problems, or help you with any problems that resulted from selling you an item (only if you ask, though); others, though). In other cases, he's a {{Jerkass}} who changes transforms people for the hell of it (and then alters their memories so he doesn't get in trouble).



** The Old Woman also doesn't take kindly to people who try to sneak into her park without paying. (Subverted with the group of boys who sneak into the park for a midnight swim, who simply have to work in the park until they pay off their damages -- and are treated rather well as employees.)
*** Grandmother also does ''not'' like people who abuse or mistreat others.

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** The Old Woman also doesn't take kindly to people who try to sneak into her park without paying. (Subverted with the a group of boys who sneak into the park for a midnight swim, who simply have to work in the park until they pay off their damages -- and are treated rather well as employees.)
*** Grandmother also does ''not'' like people who abuse or mistreat others.



* GenderBender: The central plot point of most stories.
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: A few stories have Wizard as this, in which a customer seemingly falls into his trap, only for said trap to save a loved one's life (or prevent another disaster from occurring).

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* GenderBender: The central plot point of most stories.
of the stories (in both Spells 'R Us and the spin-off verses).
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: A few stories have the Wizard as this, in which a customer seemingly falls into his trap, only for said trap to save a loved one's life (or prevent another disaster from occurring).



* LukeIMightBeYourFather: Anya, I Might be your Grandfather: It's suggested throughout the Bikini Beach stories that the SRU Wizard is Anya's grandfather, and [[spoiler:confirmed in [[http://bigclosetr.us/topshelf/fiction/50194/bikini-beach-temptation-anya-part-1 The Temptation of Anya]]]].

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* LukeIMightBeYourFather: Anya, [[LukeIMightBeYourFather Anya I Might be your Grandfather: Grandfather]]: It's suggested throughout the Bikini Beach stories that the SRU Wizard is Anya's grandfather, and [[spoiler:confirmed in [[http://bigclosetr.us/topshelf/fiction/50194/bikini-beach-temptation-anya-part-1 The Temptation of Anya]]]].

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* {{Crossover}}: In addition to crossing over many times with Bikini Beach, the Wizard plays cards with the {{Trickster}} goddess Miss Chiff and Molly the Fairy Godmother (both created by fellow TG story author Morpheus) in [[http://fictionmania.tv/stories/readtextstory.html?storyID=338774269133205279 "The Wager"]]. The story also features an unnamed transformation goddess (referred to as the "Butterfly Goddess") who appears in Morpheus's story [[http://fictionmania.tv/stories/readtextstory.html?storyID=32863304201300118947 "Finders Keepers"]].

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* {{Crossover}}: In addition to crossing over many times with Bikini Beach, the Wizard plays cards with the {{Trickster}} TheTrickster goddess Miss Chiff and Molly the Fairy Godmother (both created by fellow TG story author Morpheus) in [[http://fictionmania.tv/stories/readtextstory.html?storyID=338774269133205279 "The Wager"]]. The story also features an unnamed transformation goddess (referred to as the "Butterfly Goddess") who appears in Morpheus's story [[http://fictionmania.tv/stories/readtextstory.html?storyID=32863304201300118947 "Finders Keepers"]].


** The Old Woman does ''not'' take kindly to people (especially men) who [[YourCheatingHeart cheat on]] or [[DomesticAbuse abuse]] their partners.

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** The Old Woman also doesn't take kindly to people who try to sneak into her park without paying. (Subverted with the group of boys who sneak into the park for a midnight swim, who simply have to work in the park until they pay off their damages -- and are treated rather well as employees.)
*** Grandmother also
does ''not'' take kindly to like people (especially men) who [[YourCheatingHeart cheat on]] abuse or [[DomesticAbuse abuse]] their partners.mistreat others.



** In the Bikini Beach stories, the length of the customer's transformation depends on the duration of their pass, which can vary from one day to a lifetime. Roughly half of the stories involve a one-way transformation -- though

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** In the Bikini Beach stories, the length of the customer's transformation depends on the duration of their pass, which can vary from one day to a lifetime. Roughly half of the stories involve a one-way transformation -- though (either because the transformee is being punished, they did so for the sake of others as an act of kindness, or they simply find that life is better in their transformed state. The latter is especially common among men who are elderly, sick, or otherwise disabled).


* AcceptableProfessionalTargets: A telemarketer [[http://fictionmania.tv/stories/SRU/SRU-Message.txt learned his lesson]].



** Alan Jenkins (from the Bikini Beach stories), a nerd who is caught [[PeepingTom spying]] on the park's customers, is punished by being permanently changed into a [[AnythingThatMoves sex-crazed]], [[BrainlessBeauty bimbo]] porn star. Who is ''very much'' aware of his punishment, utterly disgusted and horrified by his urges and behavior, and unable to stop or control himself. The story ends with the Old Woman seeing at an ad for his latest film and laughing at his plight, without the slightest hint of sympathy.
*** Fortunately, the story ''does'' have a happy ending: Anya takes pity on "Allison's" suffering, and removes the bimbo and sex drives aspects of the transformation; while the Old Woman is initially angry with Anya for acting against her wishes, she eventually comes to see the error of her ways, and allows Anya to not only start a support group for transformees, but alter Allison's transformation, changing her into an average-looking college student.

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** Alan Jenkins (from the Bikini Beach stories), story "Peeping Tom"), a nerd who is caught [[PeepingTom spying]] on spying on]] (and photographing) the park's customers, is punished by being permanently changed into a [[AnythingThatMoves sex-crazed]], sex-crazed]] [[BrainlessBeauty bimbo]] porn star. star with [[GagBoobs absurdly massive breasts]]. Who is ''very much'' aware of his punishment, her predicament, and utterly disgusted and horrified by his her urges and behavior, and but unable to stop or control himself. The story ends with the Old Woman seeing at an ad for his latest film and laughing at his plight, without the slightest hint of sympathy.herself.
*** Fortunately, the story ''does'' have a happy ending: in "Customer Service", Anya takes pity on "Allison's" suffering, suffering and removes the bimbo and sex drives drive aspects of the transformation; while transformation. While the Old Woman is initially angry with Anya for acting against her wishes, she eventually [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone comes to see the error of her ways, ways]], apologizes to Allison, and allows Anya to not only start a support group for transformees, but alter Allison's transformation, changing her into an ordinary, average-looking college student.



* BeCarefulWhatYouWishFor: The unfortunate souls in the stories usually end up getting ''exactly'' what they wished for -- but the results are ''never'' what they expected or wanted.

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* BeCarefulWhatYouWishFor: The unfortunate souls in the Spells R' Us stories usually end up getting ''exactly'' what they wished for -- but the results are ''never'' what they expected or wanted.



* AcceptableProfessionalTargets: A telemarketer [[http://fictionmania.tv/stories/SRU/SRU-Message.txt learned his lesson]].



* FirstLawOfGenderBending: The transformations are almost always male to female, and always one-way. {{Invoked}}, in many cases: the Wizard ''could'' change his costumers back; he just doesn't ''care'' to.

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* FirstLawOfGenderBending: The transformations are almost always male to female, and always one-way. {{Invoked}}, in many cases: In most of the cases, the Wizard ''could'' change his costumers back; he just doesn't ''care'' to.can't be bothered to (or finds their predicament too amusing to do so). In others, the shop itself will have vanished when the customer tries to seek help.
** In the Bikini Beach stories, the length of the customer's transformation depends on the duration of their pass, which can vary from one day to a lifetime. Roughly half of the stories involve a one-way transformation -- though



* RobeAndWizardHat: The Old Man. Sometimes it's only the robe; other times, the wizard hat is included. The robe is nothing impressive; it's rather worn-out, and is often mistaken for a bathrobe.

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* RobeAndWizardHat: The Old Man. Sometimes it's only the robe; other times, the wizard hat is included. The robe is nothing impressive; it's rather worn-out, and is often frequently mistaken for a bathrobe.


** In the early BB stories, the Old Woman does indeed see (almost) ''all'' men this way. However, her views gradually soften thanks to [[MoralityChain Anya]] (and meeting more genuinely good, decent men).



* AndIMustScream: Some of the more...[[AssholeVictim morally dubious]] customers find themselves in truly unpleasant situations. Several have been turned into sentient objects.

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* AndIMustScream: Some of the more...[[AssholeVictim morally dubious]] customers find themselves in truly unpleasant situations. Several have been turned into sentient objects.''sentient objects''.
** Alan Jenkins (from the Bikini Beach stories), a nerd who is caught [[PeepingTom spying]] on the park's customers, is punished by being permanently changed into a [[AnythingThatMoves sex-crazed]], [[BrainlessBeauty bimbo]] porn star. Who is ''very much'' aware of his punishment, utterly disgusted and horrified by his urges and behavior, and unable to stop or control himself. The story ends with the Old Woman seeing at an ad for his latest film and laughing at his plight, without the slightest hint of sympathy.
*** Fortunately, the story ''does'' have a happy ending: Anya takes pity on "Allison's" suffering, and removes the bimbo and sex drives aspects of the transformation; while the Old Woman is initially angry with Anya for acting against her wishes, she eventually comes to see the error of her ways, and allows Anya to not only start a support group for transformees, but alter Allison's transformation, changing her into an average-looking college student.



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** The "Nerd" series (from Bikini Beach) is deliberately inspired by Film/RevengeOfTheNerds.

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