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* ''Literature/JourneyToChaos'': Invisibility spells make Eric more comfortable with expressing his inner trickster. Even if someone realized an invisible person was present, they would instead blame [[TricksterArchetype Tasio]].

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* ''Literature/JourneyToChaos'': Invisibility spells make Eric more comfortable with expressing his inner trickster. Even if someone realized an invisible person was present, they would instead blame [[TricksterArchetype [[TheTrickster Tasio]].


* Grif of ''Machinima/RedVsBlue'' is also already a JerkAss, so his greatest ambition involving invisibility is to take uninterruptable naps on a whim.

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* Grif of ''Machinima/RedVsBlue'' is also already a JerkAss, so his greatest ambition involving invisibility is to apply it to his [[TheSlacker slacking]] and take uninterruptable naps on a whim.whim.
-->'''Grif:''' I would be completely unstoppable.\\
'''Simmons:''' Actually, you would be the exact opposite of that.\\
'''Grif:''' Totally stoppable. Already stopped.\\
'''Simmons:''' (''nervous'') No man should have that kind of power.


* If you believe that "Not Me" of ''ComicStrip/TheFamilyCircus'' is a real being, he might qualify as one.

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* If you believe that "Not Me" of ''ComicStrip/TheFamilyCircus'' is a real being, being and not an imaginary scapegoat for the children's misbehavior, he might qualify as one.an invisible being who takes advantage of their invisibility to do mean things.


* Lampshaded in ''Series/LazyTown'', the "evil dude" uses a watch to make himself invisible & often kidnap Stephanie or Bill without getting caught.

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* One episode of ''Series/LazyTown'' has Robbie Rotten steal an invisibility helmet and spend the whole episode bullying Sportacus while invisible, making the kids think there's something wrong with him.

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** And of course in both instances the ring eventually turns its master into an utterly vile cave troll, or threatens to. Admittedly, this has more to do with the ring itself being MadeOfEvil than the invisibility power it grants, but symbolically it still fits the mold.


* In Creator/{{Plato}}'s story the ''Ring of Gyges'', Gyges seduces the queen and kills several people. Plato made up this story but wrote it in such a way that pretended it was hundreds of years old and a commonly-heard myth. People unfamiliar with Plato's habit of doing this took his later claims of a lost island of {{Atlantis}} at face value.

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* In Creator/{{Plato}}'s story ''Literature/TheRepublic'' by Creator/{{Plato}}, Glaucon tells a tale about Gyges, a shepherd of Lydia who found a ring who made its wearer invisible, and who used this power to seduce the ''Ring of Gyges'', queen, murder the king, and make himself king. Glaucon follows with a philosphical point that it did not matter whether Gyges seduces was a just or unjust person when he found the queen ring, because nobody would continue to act justly if he had the option to act unjustly without fear of retribution or social stigma. In fact (Glaucon claims), if someone had the power to become invisible and kills several people. Plato made up this story but wrote would ''not'' use it in such a way to do something forbidden, people, though they might not admit so, would think that pretended it was hundreds of years old and a commonly-heard myth. People unfamiliar with Plato's habit of doing this took his later claims of a lost island of {{Atlantis}} at face value.person to be an idiot.


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* ''ComicStrip/{{Peanuts}}'': Downplayed with Charlie Brown in ''It's Magic, Charlie Brown''. After being turned invisible, he doesn't like it all, feeling like a "lost soul" and constantly falling over because he can't see his feet. ''However'', while he never truly becomes a "jerk", he ''does'' manage [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome to sneak up on Lucy and kick the football]] once.

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* ''ComicStrip/{{Peanuts}}'': Downplayed with Charlie Brown in ''It's Magic, Charlie Brown''. After being turned invisible, he doesn't like it all, feeling like a "lost soul" and constantly falling over because he can't see his feet. ''However'', while he never truly becomes a "jerk", he ''does'' manage [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome to sneak up on Lucy and kick the football]] football once.

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* ''WesternAnimation/MiraculousLadybug'': Sabrina, when [[BrainwashedAndCrazy akumatized]], turned permanently invisible. Until Ladybug and Chat Noir came on the scene, she used her powers to play tricks on [[AlphaBitch Chloé]], who was responsible for her akumatization in the first place.


* ''Literature/TheInvisibleMan'': Griffin commits numerous crimes under the cloak of invisibility. [[spoiler: Subverted when it turns out he was already a vile human being before his invisibility, robbing his own father to fund his experiments.]]


* ''Film/HollowMan'' spells this trope out: "You know what, Matt? It's amazing what you can do... when you don't have to [[MirrorMonologue look at yourself in the mirror]] any more." It is heavily hinted in the film that [[PsychoSerum the procedure itself]] turns subjects [[JustifiedTrope psychotic]], as with the gorilla in the beginning.

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* ''Film/HollowMan'' spells this trope out: "You know what, Matt? It's amazing what you can do... when you don't have to [[MirrorMonologue look at yourself in the mirror]] any more." It is heavily hinted in the film that [[PsychoSerum the procedure itself]] turns subjects [[JustifiedTrope psychotic]], as with the gorilla [[KillerGorilla gorilla]] in the beginning.


* ''VideoGame/WildArms4'': One member of the villainous organization attacking the protagonists supposedly had the power of invisibility, but was executed by his commanding officer prior to the start of the game for abusing it. Given how said commandiing officier is a pyscho [[EvenEvilHasStandards it must have been a serious abuse.]]

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* ''VideoGame/WildArms4'': One member of the villainous organization attacking the protagonists supposedly had the power of invisibility, but was executed by his commanding officer prior to the start of the game for abusing it. Given how said commandiing officier commanding officer is a pyscho [[EvenEvilHasStandards it must have been a serious abuse.]]]]
* While she obviously can't do this herself, Marina in ''VideoGame/{{Splatoon 2}}'' mentions some perks of invisibility during the "Flight vs. Invisibility" Splatfest as "spy[ing] on others while they're...[[ADateWithRosiePalms inking their Splat Zone]]" and "walk[ing] into a bank and...make sure the money's still there".



%%* [[http://www.ghastlycomic.com/d/20030518.html This strip]] ({{NSFW}}) from ''Webcomic/GhastlysGhastlyComic'' shows that one does %%not have to be entirely invisible to fit this trope.

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%%* [[http://www.ghastlycomic.com/d/20030518.html This strip]] ({{NSFW}}) from ''Webcomic/GhastlysGhastlyComic'' shows that one does %%not not have to be entirely invisible to fit this trope.


* ''Literature/TheInvisbleMan'': Griffin commits numerous crimes under the cloak of invisibility. [[spoiler: Subverted when it turns out he was already a vile human being before his invisibility, robbing his own father to fund his experiments.

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* ''Literature/TheInvisbleMan'': ''Literature/TheInvisibleMan'': Griffin commits numerous crimes under the cloak of invisibility. [[spoiler: Subverted when it turns out he was already a vile human being before his invisibility, robbing his own father to fund his experiments. ]]

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* ''Literature/TheInvisbleMan'': Griffin commits numerous crimes under the cloak of invisibility. [[spoiler: Subverted when it turns out he was already a vile human being before his invisibility, robbing his own father to fund his experiments.


* A dark example from ''WesternAnimation/BatmanTheAnimatedSeries'' episode ''See No Evil.'' An ex-con steals invisibility fabric to rob people. He also uses it to see his daughter as her imaginary friend "Mojo", and later [[AdultFear tries to kidnap her.]]

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* A dark example from ''WesternAnimation/BatmanTheAnimatedSeries'' episode ''See No Evil.'' An ex-con steals invisibility fabric to rob people. He also uses it to see his daughter (who he is legally prohibited to contact) as her imaginary friend "Mojo", and later [[AdultFear tries to kidnap her.]]

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