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This is a ViolationOfCommonSense that has become an archetype in its own right. We are all used to thinking of big people and giant creatures as frightening and mean. Starting back as far as FrankensteinsMonster or earlier, the seven-foot shambling hulk of a man is almost always gentle inside, and [[NotEvilJustMisunderstood misunderstood]] by society at large.

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This is a ViolationOfCommonSense that reversal has become an archetype in its own right. We are all used to thinking of big people and giant creatures as frightening and mean. Starting back as far as FrankensteinsMonster or earlier, the seven-foot shambling hulk of a man is almost always gentle inside, and [[NotEvilJustMisunderstood misunderstood]] by society at large.


* Ultra-Man, a stalwart member of the [[Roleplay/GlobalGuardiansPBEMUniverse Global Guardians]] is a bit of a mix between the Gentle Giant and the GeniusBruiser. Regardless, he is the moral compass of the team.


* Contrary to the popular expectation that they'd simply be a JerkJock turned up to eleven, most bodybuilders and weightlifters are actually this, being quite friendly, personable, and even supportive to others. Though a word to the wise, if you see them in the middle of a workout, it would be wise to stay out of their way. Since so many of them make some kind of living off of their physiques (fitness modelling, sponsorship deals and the like,) their time in the gym is technically work and they'll be about as annoyed with you if you walk into a kitchen and start bothering a chef.
* Strongmen Take this up to eleven : while strongmen come in various sizes (the lightest strongwomen are incredibly powerful compared to normal people) the absolute top tier are almost all ENORMOUS (the smallest winner of worlds strongest man being 6ft1 and 270lbs and most modern strongmen averaging at about 6ft4 and 330lbs)and unimaginably powerful (to put into perspective the average deadlift for a high level WSM competitor is 400kg (880lbs) and more. Strongman as a whole is a sport that is known by many as being the most welcoming friendly and open minded of all strength sports and virtually every strongman you meet will be a gentle giant (and often a genius bruiser) of the highest order, to the point they CHEER THEIR COMPETITORS ON.

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* Contrary to the popular expectation that they'd simply be a JerkJock turned up to eleven, UpToEleven, most bodybuilders and weightlifters are actually this, being quite friendly, personable, and even supportive to others. Though a word to the wise, wise: if you see them in the middle of a workout, it would be wise to stay out of their way. Since so many of them make some kind of living off of their physiques (fitness modelling, sponsorship deals and the like,) like), their time in the gym is technically work and they'll be about as annoyed with you as if you walk walked into a kitchen and start started bothering a chef.
* Strongmen Take take this up to eleven : UpToEleven: while strongmen they come in various sizes (the lightest strongwomen are incredibly powerful compared to normal people) sizes, the absolute top tier are almost all ENORMOUS ''enormous'' (the smallest winner of worlds strongest man being 6ft1 World's Strongest Man was 6'1" and 270lbs 270lbs, and most modern strongmen averaging at average about 6ft4 6'4" and 330lbs)and 330lbs) and unimaginably powerful (to put into perspective the (the average deadlift for a high level WSM competitor is 400kg (880lbs) and more. Strongman as a whole (880lbs)). At the same time, strongman is a sport that is known regarded by many as being to be the most welcoming friendly welcoming, friendly, and open minded open-minded of all strength sports sports, and virtually every strongman you meet will be a gentle giant (and often a genius bruiser) GeniusBruiser) of the highest order, to the point they CHEER THEIR COMPETITORS ON.''cheer their competitors on''!
** Geoff Capes, 6'5½", was twice World's Strongest Man champion and Highland Games champion five years running. He's also so gentle that he is also a world champion at breeding budgerigars.
** Eddie Hall, the first human in history to deadlift half a tonne, won the 2018 World's Strongest Man contest at a canter. His reaction? He dedicated the win to his late grandmother, burst into ManlyTears, and announced his immediate retirement from strongman so he could spend more time with his family. You can't get much gentler ''or'' much more giant than that.



* Geoff Capes, 6'5½", twice World's Strongest Man champion and Highland Games champion five years running. So gentle that he is also a world champion at breeding budgerigars.


* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' stands at twice that of the average child his age, and had enough rumors surronding him for an entire horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's actually kind, soft-hearted, lonely, and gentle, as well as a talented sculptor. He's also quite shy and easily one of the sweetest and friendliest kids introduced in the series.

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* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' stands at twice that of the average child his age, and had enough rumors surronding him for an entire horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's actually kind, soft-hearted, lonely, and gentle, as well as a [[HiddenDepths talented sculptor. sculptor]]. He's also [[ShrinkingViolet quite shy shy]] and easily one of the sweetest and friendliest kids introduced in the series.


* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' TOWERS over other kids his age, and had enough rumors surronding him for an entire horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's actually kind, soft-hearted, lonely, and gentle, as well as a talented sculptor. He's also quite shy and easily one of the sweetest and friendliest kids introduced in the series.

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* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' TOWERS over other kids stands at twice that of the average child his age, and had enough rumors surronding him for an entire horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's actually kind, soft-hearted, lonely, and gentle, as well as a talented sculptor. He's also quite shy and easily one of the sweetest and friendliest kids introduced in the series.


* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' absolutely TOWERS
over other kids his age, and had enough rumors surronding him for an entire horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's actually kind, soft-hearted, lonely, and gentle, as well as a talented sculptor. He's also quite shy and easily one of the sweetest and friendliest kids introduced in the series.

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* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' absolutely TOWERS
TOWERS over other kids his age, and had enough rumors surronding him for an entire horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's actually kind, soft-hearted, lonely, and gentle, as well as a talented sculptor. He's also quite shy and easily one of the sweetest and friendliest kids introduced in the series.


* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' TOWERS over the his peers, and had enough rumors surronding him for an entire horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's actually sweet, soft-hearted, lonely, kind, and gentle, as well as a talented sculptor. He's also quite shy and easily one of the friendliest kids in the series.

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* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' TOWERS absolutely TOWERS
over the other kids his peers, age, and had enough rumors surronding him for an entire horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's actually sweet, kind, soft-hearted, lonely, kind, and gentle, as well as a talented sculptor. He's also quite shy and easily one of the sweetest and friendliest kids introduced in the series.


* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' TOWERS over the other kids, and had enough rumors surronding him for an entire horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's actually sweet, soft-hearted, lonely, friendly, and gentle, as well as a talented sculptor. He's also quite shy and easily one of the kindest kids in the series.

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* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' TOWERS over the other kids, his peers, and had enough rumors surronding him for an entire horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's actually sweet, soft-hearted, lonely, friendly, kind, and gentle, as well as a talented sculptor. He's also quite shy and easily one of the kindest friendliest kids in the series.


* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' TOWERS over the other kids, and had enough rumors surronding him for an entire horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's actually sweet, soft-hearted, lonely, and gentle, as well as a talented sculptor. He's also quite shy and easily one of the kindest kids in the series.

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* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' TOWERS over the other kids, and had enough rumors surronding him for an entire horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's actually sweet, soft-hearted, lonely, friendly, and gentle, as well as a talented sculptor. He's also quite shy and easily one of the kindest kids in the series.


* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' TOWERS over the other kids, and originally had enough rumors surronding him for a horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's actually sweet, soft-hearted, and gentle. He's also quite shy and a talented sculptor.

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* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' TOWERS over the other kids, and originally had enough rumors surronding him for a an entire horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's actually sweet, soft-hearted, lonely, and gentle. gentle, as well as a talented sculptor. He's also quite shy and a talented sculptor.easily one of the kindest kids in the series.


* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' is tremendously larger than the other kids, and originally had enough rumors surronding him for a horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's a shy, soft-hearted, gentle, and talented sculptor and easily one of the kindest in the class.

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* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' is tremendously larger than TOWERS over the other kids, and originally had enough rumors surronding him for a horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's a shy, actually sweet, soft-hearted, gentle, and gentle. He's also quite shy and a talented sculptor and easily one of the kindest in the class.sculptor.


* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' is tremendously immense in comparrison and originally had enough rumors surronding him for a horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's shy,

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* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' is tremendously immense in comparrison larger than the other kids, and originally had enough rumors surronding him for a horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's a shy, soft-hearted, gentle, and talented sculptor and easily one of the kindest in the class.

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* Bo Hweemuth from ''WesternAnimation/TheEpicTalesOfCaptainUnderpants'' is tremendously immense in comparrison and originally had enough rumors surronding him for a horror movie franchise, but as it turns out, he's shy,

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