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* '''Defied''': While a BadBoss and {{Sadist}}, Emperor Evulz avoids actively creating a dystopia [[PragmaticVillainy so the people aren't motivated to go after him]].

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While a BadBoss and {{Sadist}}, Emperor Evulz avoids actively creating a dystopia [[PragmaticVillainy so the people aren't motivated to go after him]].him]].
** Evulz is an AntiVillain who finds himself [[EvenEvilHasStandards squirming at the thought of someone]] [[ForTheEvulz who deliberate seeks to create a society that maximizes human suffering]], so he seeks to [[WellIntentionedExtremist make the world a better place, albeit through questionable actions.]]

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** The Good guys wants to make a Dystopia.


* '''Inverted''': UtopiaJustifiesTheMeans

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** Evulz is a bitter and angry man who wants to make his subjects suffer out of spite. Or just a {{Sadist}} that wants as many people to squirm as possible.
* '''Inverted''': UtopiaJustifiesTheMeans'''Inverted''':
** UtopiaJustifiesTheMeans
** Emperor Evulz wants to destroy the government and bureaucracy to cause the nation to fall into a [[CrapsackWorld crapsack]] anarchy.



* '''Played For Laughs''': Evulz' idea of "dystopia" is [[PokeThePoodle mundane problems and annoyances]] like amping up gas prices, forcing people into boring cubicle jobs and making football illegal.
* '''Played For Drama''': Because Evulz' empire exists for the sake of causing suffering, [[FascistButInefficient the empire struggles to function in basic yet essential policies]], [[ZeroPercentApprovalRating everyone turns against him]] and Evulz is kicked out or assassinated very quickly.
* '''Exploited''': Evulz' political rivals use his dystopic desires to appear as the LesserOfTwoEvils and win support by the public.
* '''Defied''': While a BadBoss and {{Sadist}}, Emperor Evulz avoids actively creating a dystopia [[PragmaticVillainy so the people aren't motivated to go after him]].



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* '''Lampshaded''': ???"Is Evulz seriously trying to make all of his subjects suffer just for the sake of it?"

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** Evulz is an alien and he plans to [[AliensAreBastards enslave the humans]], and fear is the best way for him to control his slaves.

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'''Basic Trope''': A character aims to create a {{Dystopia}}.
* '''Straight''': Emperor Evulz seeks to turn the world into a dystopian empire where people are forced to live in poverty and fear.
* '''Exaggerated''': Evulz wants to turn the universe into a literal hell where everyone, including Evulz himself, exists solely to suffer unimaginable torment for all eternity.
* '''Downplayed''':
** DespotismJustifiesTheMeans
** Evulz enjoys tormenting his subjects, but is careful not to push it too far for fear of sparkling a rebelion.
* '''Justified''':
** Evulz is MadeOfEvil and sustains himself by other people's suffering.
** Evulz believes that every society should seek to maximize order, so he aims to create a state in which freedom is essentially non-existent.
** Evulz was raised on BadIsGoodAndGoodIsBad and believes a dystopia to be the most moral type of society.
* '''Inverted''': UtopiaJustifiesTheMeans
* '''Subverted''': Evulz' plan to create a dystopia was really just a lie he designed in order to [[ZeroApprovalGambit unite the world against his empire.]]
* '''Double Subverted''': ...because he knows that his enemies [[TheRevolutionWillNotBeCivilised will eventually become tyrants themselves]] and create a dystopia on their own.
* '''Parodied''': Evulz runs for president and promises to turn the country into a dystopian nightmare if he is elected. Most people vote for him because they consider him the least terrible candidate.
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* '''Averted''': Evulz only wants to further his self-interest. He doesn't care if the world is a dystopia, utopia or anything in-between.
* '''Enforced''': "We want to show totalitarianism in our story, but we cannot portray it as well-meaning in any way. Let's just make the ruler as evil as possible."
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