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** Ichigo [[CombatPragmatist simply shoots Nigo in the head to save his time]].

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** Ichigo [[CombatPragmatist simply shoots Nigo in the head to save his her time]].



** Ichigo decides that [[MurderIsTheBestSolution killing everyone getting in his way is easier than wasting his time to befriend his enemies.]]

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** Ichigo decides that [[MurderIsTheBestSolution killing everyone getting in his her way is easier than wasting his her time to befriend his her enemies.]]

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** Ichigo decides that [[MurderIsTheBestSolution killing everyone getting in his way is easier than wasting his time to befriend his enemies.]]

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** Ichigo [[CombatPragmatist simply shoots Nigo in the head to save his time]].


** Nigo is a FriendlyEnemy until Ichigo beats him in combat, at which point, battered, humiliated, and barely able to move, he declares his undying hatred for her.

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** Nigo is a FriendlyEnemy until Ichigo beats him in combat, at which point, battered, humiliated, and barely able to move, [[SoreLoser he declares his undying hatred for her.her]].


** Fifth : In the process of trying to make Nigo listen to her through superior firepower/kung-fu/magic, Ichigo inadvertently kills him.

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** Fifth : Fifth: In the process of trying to make Nigo listen to her through superior firepower/kung-fu/magic, Ichigo inadvertently kills him.


** Third: : Nigo becomes Ichigo's TokenEvilTeammate with UndyingLoyalty to Ichigo, because Ichigo was kind enough to spare him (something his superior would never do) and then personally nursed him back to health.

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** Third: : Nigo becomes Ichigo's TokenEvilTeammate with UndyingLoyalty to Ichigo, because Ichigo was kind enough to spare him (something his superior would never do) and then personally nursed him back to health.


** Nigo is a FriendlyEnemy until Ichigo beats him in combat, at which point, battered, humiliated, and barely able to move, he declares his undying hatred for Ichigo.

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** Nigo is a FriendlyEnemy until Ichigo beats him in combat, at which point, battered, humiliated, and barely able to move, he declares his undying hatred for Ichigo.her.

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** Nigo opposes Ichigo for ideological reasons. Getting beaten in a fight is not the same as being convinced his beliefs are wrong, and it does ''not'' make him Ichigo's friend.


* '''Played For Drama''': Ichigo is Nigo's ''only'' friend. The other good guys are not so quick to trust or forgive, and the other bad guys consider his defeat a show of weakness, meaning that the only one showing him any kindness at all is the same girl who recently left him in a smoking crater.



%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???

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%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''':
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*** Nigo defeats Ichigo in combat, [[FaceHeelTurn convincing Ichigo to join Nigo in evil]].

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*** ** Nigo defeats Ichigo in combat, [[FaceHeelTurn convincing Ichigo to join Nigo in evil]].



%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???


** Ichigo defeats her friend Nigo, resulting in a FaceHeelTurn

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** Ichigo defeats her friend Nigo, resulting in a FaceHeelTurnFaceHeelTurn.
*** Nigo defeats Ichigo in combat, [[FaceHeelTurn convincing Ichigo to join Nigo in evil]].



** Nigo defeats Ichigo in combat, [[FaceHeelTurn convincing Ichigo to join Nigo in evil]].

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** Nigo defeats Ichigo in combat, [[FaceHeelTurn convincing Ichigo to join Nigo in evil]].


** Nigo is an ArrogantKungFuGuy who sees himself above Ichigo until he loses; instead of accepting that he lost, Nigo descends further into depravity with each loss, solely for the sake of dominating her, until Ichigo is forced to end his life.



** Second: Ichigo doesn't let Nigo join her TrueCompanions because of kindness, but of pragmatism. Ichigo is aware that letting her enemy join her team after a beat-down reather than outright kill him off is of strategic advantage in case of future conflicts, and with Nigo's powers, that's something she just can't say no to. The reason why Nigo accept Ichigo's offer to join her team is because it's either that or getting his head bashed in.

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** Second: Ichigo doesn't let Nigo join her TrueCompanions because of kindness, but of pragmatism. Ichigo is aware that letting her enemy join her team after a beat-down reather rather than outright kill him off is of strategic advantage in case of future conflicts, and with Nigo's powers, that's something she just can't say no to. The reason why Nigo accept Ichigo's offer to join her team is because it's either that or getting his head bashed in.


* '''Subverted''': Ichigo defeats Nigo and asks for a handshake of friendship, but is refused.
** Nigo joins Ichigo... And [[SixthRangerTraitor patiently waits for the right moment to sabotage her.]]
* '''Double Subverted''': It's only after a heartwarming speech that Nigo accepts her friendship.

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* '''Subverted''': '''Subverted''':
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Ichigo defeats Nigo and asks for a handshake of friendship, but is refused.
** Nigo joins Ichigo... And Ichigo and [[SixthRangerTraitor patiently waits for the right moment to sabotage her.]]
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It's only after a heartwarming speech that Nigo accepts her friendship.friendship.
** Ichigo recognizes the sabotage, neutralizes it, and still wants to be Nigo's friend. At this point Nigo throw up his hands and says "whatever!"



** Nigo joins Ichigo out of fear that the next time they fight, it will be fatal, and is scared of Ichigo even in their normal lives, as if she was a bully.
** Alternative: Ichigo doesn't let Nigo join her TrueCompanions because of kindness, but of pragmatism. Ichigo is aware that letting her enemy join her team after a beat-down reather than outright kill him off is of strategic advantage in case of future conflicts, and with Nigo's powers, that's something she just can't say no to. The reason why Nigo accept Ichigo's offer to join her team is because it's either that or getting his head bashed in.
** Another alternative: Ichigo's offer of friendship is genuine, but Nigo only joins because he fears [[YouHaveFailedMe what his superiors will do to him]] if he returns in defeat, ''not'' because of Ichigo's kindness.
** Fourth alternative: Ichigo [[NoHoldsBarredBeatDown pounds Nigo to near death]], reducing him to pleading for his life. Ichigo's offer to Nigo to switch sides is out of [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone guilt for going overboard]], (or more cynically, because she knows she'll [[WhatTheHellHero get called out for killing a helpless foe]]), not any kind of altruism.
** Fifth alternative: In the process of trying to make Nigo listen to her through superior firepower/kung-fu/magic, Ichigo inadvertently kills him.

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** First: Nigo joins Ichigo out of fear that the next time they fight, it will be fatal, and is scared of Ichigo even in their normal lives, as if she was a bully.
** Alternative: Second: Ichigo doesn't let Nigo join her TrueCompanions because of kindness, but of pragmatism. Ichigo is aware that letting her enemy join her team after a beat-down reather than outright kill him off is of strategic advantage in case of future conflicts, and with Nigo's powers, that's something she just can't say no to. The reason why Nigo accept Ichigo's offer to join her team is because it's either that or getting his head bashed in.
** Another alternative: Third: Ichigo's offer of friendship is genuine, but Nigo only joins because he fears [[YouHaveFailedMe what his superiors will do to him]] if he returns in defeat, ''not'' because of Ichigo's kindness.
** Fourth alternative: Fourth: Ichigo [[NoHoldsBarredBeatDown pounds Nigo to near death]], reducing him to pleading for his life. Ichigo's offer to Nigo to switch sides is out of [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone guilt for going overboard]], (or more cynically, because she knows she'll [[WhatTheHellHero get called out for killing a helpless foe]]), not any kind of altruism.
** Fifth alternative: : In the process of trying to make Nigo listen to her through superior firepower/kung-fu/magic, Ichigo inadvertently kills him.



** Nigo refuses to be friends but over time he learns that Ichigo isn't really all that bad, and begins to genuinely appreciate and befriend her.
** Alternative: Ichigo and Nigo live a culture where friendship IS pragmatism; both strong friends and loyal friends. A fight demonstrates the strength and mercy builds loyalty.
** Another alternative: Nigo becomes Ichigo's TokenEvilTeammate with UndyingLoyalty to Ichigo, because Ichigo was kind enough to spare him (something his superior would never do) and then personally nursed him back to health.
** Fourth alternative: There was an incident in Ichigo's past where she killed someone like Nigo without meaning to. It was MyGreatestFailure for Ichigo and she saw every fight afterwards as MyGreatestSecondChance. Starting with Nigo, her enemies are always offered friendship before, during, and after the fight. Nigo thinks this will get her killed so [[ShootTheDog he kills the enemies in Ichigo's place if they refuse her friendship.]]
** Fifth Alternative: Ichigo's uses non-lethal weapons when attempting to "befriend" Nigo. If she inadverently goes too far the worst that can happen is knocking him unconscious. When he wakes up they can continue the conversation.

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** First: Nigo refuses to be friends but over time he learns that Ichigo isn't really all that bad, and begins to genuinely appreciate and befriend her.
** Alternative: Second: Ichigo and Nigo live a culture where friendship IS pragmatism; both strong friends and loyal friends. A fight demonstrates the strength and mercy builds loyalty.
** Another alternative: Third: : Nigo becomes Ichigo's TokenEvilTeammate with UndyingLoyalty to Ichigo, because Ichigo was kind enough to spare him (something his superior would never do) and then personally nursed him back to health.
** Fourth alternative: Fourth: There was an incident in Ichigo's past where she killed someone like Nigo without meaning to. It was MyGreatestFailure for Ichigo and she saw every fight afterwards as MyGreatestSecondChance. Starting with Nigo, her enemies are always offered friendship before, during, and after the fight. Nigo thinks this will get her killed so [[ShootTheDog he kills the enemies in Ichigo's place if they refuse her friendship.]]
** Fifth Alternative: Fifth: Ichigo's uses non-lethal weapons when attempting to "befriend" Nigo. If she inadverently goes too far the worst that can happen is knocking him unconscious. When he wakes up they can continue the conversation.


** Nigo surrenders without a fight, out of fear that Ichigo will kille him if he resists.

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** Nigo surrenders without a fight, out of fear that Ichigo will kille kill him if he resists.

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