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Nathaniel, one of Marinette's classmates, is caught drawing in physics, gets his crush on Marinette revealed in front of class, mocked by Chloé, and sent to the principal's office, and all that on his birthday! Afterwards, an evil akuma possesses his pencil and turns him into Evillustrator. Meanwhile, Marinette tries to convince Sabrina to stand up to Chloé.

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Nathaniel, one of Marinette's classmates, is caught drawing in physics, gets his crush on Marinette revealed in front of class, mocked by Chloé, and sent to the principal's office, and all that on his birthday! Afterwards, an evil akuma Akuma possesses his pencil and turns him into Evillustrator. Meanwhile, Marinette tries to convince Sabrina to stand up to Chloé.



* ABirthdayNotABreak: It's Nathaniel's birthday when he gets transformed by an akuma!
* ButHeSoundsHandsome: Ladybug sends a photo of Marinette as a reference to Cat Noir, saying "She's cute, isn't she?" Adrien the next day asks Marinette what she thought of Cat Noir.
* CasanovaWannabe: Chat Noir expects Chloé and Marinette to swoon at his feet for being a dashing superhero, and they both only play along to get him to do what they want. (Chloé to get him to do her particle physics homework; Marinette to let him think she's not in on his and Ladybug's plan.)

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* ABirthdayNotABreak: It's Nathaniel's birthday when he gets transformed by an akuma!
Akuma!
* ButHeSoundsHandsome: Ladybug sends a photo of Marinette as a reference to Cat Noir, saying "She's cute, isn't she?" The next day, Adrien the next day asks Marinette what she thought of Cat Noir.
* CasanovaWannabe: Chat Cat Noir expects Chloé and Marinette to swoon at his feet for being a dashing superhero, and they both only play along to get him to do what they want. (Chloé to get him to do her particle physics homework; Marinette to let him think she's not in on his and Ladybug's plan.)



* TheFarmerAndTheViper: Downplayed as Sabrina isn't evil so much as an ExtremeDoormat. Still, Marinette tries to help Sabrina stand up to Chloé, only for Sabrina to act super clingy and subservient toward her, then turn on her and go back to Chloé the second Marinette needs to postpone helping her with their project.
* FreezeFrameBonus: Just as the teacher calls his name, "Super-Nathan" turns straight to the camera with a baffled expression.
* GenkiGirl: Sabrina is this when Chloe is not bossing her around.

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* TheFarmerAndTheViper: Downplayed {{Downplayed|Trope}} as Sabrina isn't evil so much as an ExtremeDoormat. Still, Marinette tries to help Sabrina stand up to Chloé, only for Sabrina to act super clingy and subservient toward her, then turn on her and go back to Chloé the second Marinette needs to postpone helping her with their project.
* FreezeFrameBonus: Just as the teacher calls his name, "Super-Nathan" "Super Nathan" turns straight to the camera with a baffled expression.
* GenkiGirl: Sabrina is this when Chloe Chloé is not bossing her around.



* HerCodeNameWasMarySue: Nathaniel draws a comic that portrays him as a superhero that saves Marinette. Ironically, he becomes the MonsterOfTheWeek.

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* HerCodeNameWasMarySue: Nathaniel draws a comic that portrays him as a superhero that saves Marinette. Ironically, he becomes the MonsterOfTheWeek.MonsterOfTheWeek, with his supervillain appearance and powers being identical to his self-portrayal as a superhero.



* KickTheDog: Chloé mocks Nathaniel's drawings and his crush on Marinette, and later defaces one of his pages. She also says that Sabrina is nothing without her, since Chloe is her only friend.

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* KickTheDog: Chloé mocks Nathaniel's drawings and his crush on Marinette, and later defaces one of his pages. She also says that Sabrina is nothing without her, since Chloe Chloé is her only friend.



* LamePunReaction: Ladybug is no mood to listen to Cat Noir's pun today, and she lets out an especially pained groan at the one he makes the first time the Evillustrator escapes.

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* LamePunReaction: Ladybug is no mood to listen to Cat Noir's pun {{Pun}} today, and she lets out an especially pained groan at the one he makes the first time the Evillustrator escapes.



* NoSympathy: The physics professor has none for Nathaniel when Chloé mocks him for his crush.

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* NoSympathy: The Ms. Mendeleiev, the physics professor professor, has none for Nathaniel when Chloé mocks him for his crush.



* NotWhatItLooksLike: Marinette says she can't meet up with Sabrina to do the physics project because she has an "important thing" to do (that is to stop the MonsterOfTheWeek), and Sabrina guesses she's NotSoDifferent from Chloé who makes the same excuse.

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* NotWhatItLooksLike: Marinette says she can't meet up with Sabrina to do the physics project because she has an "important thing" to do (that is to stop the MonsterOfTheWeek), and Sabrina guesses she's NotSoDifferent from Chloé Chloé, who makes the same excuse. excuse.
* PayEvilUntoEvil: When Marinette asks the Evillustrator why he attacked Chloé in the school library, he responds that he did it because Chloé is cruel and selfish. Marinette admits that she can't argue with his point.



* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: Ladybug leaves Chloé in Cat Noir's protection after she sees the page of Nathaniel's drawing that Chloé has defaced, discovering the Evillustrator's identity and getting furious with the AlphaBitch.

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* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: ScrewThisImOuttaHere:
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Ladybug leaves Chloé in Cat Noir's protection after she sees the page of Nathaniel's drawing that Chloé has defaced, discovering the Evillustrator's identity and getting furious with the AlphaBitch.



* SelectiveObliviousness: Chloe seems to think that everyone loves her, as she tells Cat Noir and Ladybug.

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* SelectiveObliviousness: Chloe Chloé seems to think that everyone loves her, as she tells Cat Noir and Ladybug.



* ATasteOfTheirOwnMedicine: Invoked by the Evillustrator, who points out that Chloé likes to stomp all over people, before creating a giant shoe to stomp on her.

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* ATasteOfTheirOwnMedicine: Invoked {{Invoked|Trope}} by the Evillustrator, who points out that Chloé likes to stomp all over people, before creating a giant shoe to stomp on her.



* WomanScorned: The gender inversion; Evillustrator becomes ''much'' more dangerous when he sees that Marinette only went on a date with him to help Cat Noir defeat him.

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* WomanScorned: The [[GenderInverted gender inversion; inversion]]; Evillustrator becomes ''much'' more dangerous when he sees that Marinette only went on a date with him to help Cat Noir defeat him.



* YouHaveGotToBeKiddingMe: Evillustrator laughs when the Lucky Charm is a bouncy ball.

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* YouHaveGotToBeKiddingMe: Evillustrator laughs when the Lucky Charm is summons a bouncy ball.

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* NotSoDifferent: Both Sabrina and Evillustrator liken Marinette to Chloé, to her chagrin.


* BruceWayneHeldHostage: Knowing full well that Evillustrator will come after her, Marinette pretends to be an innocent civilian to lure him out on a date so she can get his pen, telling Cat Noir to act as her backup as Ladybug had gone on "secret business."

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* CasanovaWannabe: Chat Noir expects Chloé and Marinette to swoon at his feet for being a dashing superhero, and they both only play along to get him to do what they want. (Chloé to get him to do her particle physics homework; Marinette to let him think she's not in on his and Ladybug's plan.)


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* TheFarmerAndTheViper: Downplayed as Sabrina isn't evil so much as an ExtremeDoormat. Still, Marinette tries to help Sabrina stand up to Chloé, only for Sabrina to act super clingy and subservient toward her, then turn on her and go back to Chloé the second Marinette needs to postpone helping her with their project.


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* ATasteOfTheirOwnMedicine: Invoked by the Evillustrator, who points out that Chloé likes to stomp all over people, before creating a giant shoe to stomp on her.


Nathaniel, one of Marinette's classmates, is caught drawing in physics, gets his crush on Marinette revealed in front of class, mocked by Chloe, and sent to the principal's office, and all that on his birthday! Afterwards, an evil akuma possesses his pencil and turns him into Evillustrator. Meanwhile, Marinette tries to convince Sabrina to stand up to Chloe.

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Nathaniel, one of Marinette's classmates, is caught drawing in physics, gets his crush on Marinette revealed in front of class, mocked by Chloe, Chloé, and sent to the principal's office, and all that on his birthday! Afterwards, an evil akuma possesses his pencil and turns him into Evillustrator. Meanwhile, Marinette tries to convince Sabrina to stand up to Chloe.
Chloé.


* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: Ladybug leaves Chloé in Cat Noir's protection after she sees the page of Nathaniel's drawing that Chloe has defaced, discovering the Evillustrator's identity and getting furious with the AlphaBitch.

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* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: Ladybug leaves Chloé in Cat Noir's protection after she sees the page of Nathaniel's drawing that Chloe Chloé has defaced, discovering the Evillustrator's identity and getting furious with the AlphaBitch.


Nathanaël, one of Marinette's classmates, is caught drawing in physics, gets his crush on Marinette revealed in front of class, mocked by Chloe, and sent to the principal's office, and all that on his birthday! Afterwards, an evil akuma possesses his pencil and turns him into Evillustrator. Meanwhile, Marinette tries to convince Sabrina to stand up to Chloe.

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Nathanaël, Nathaniel, one of Marinette's classmates, is caught drawing in physics, gets his crush on Marinette revealed in front of class, mocked by Chloe, and sent to the principal's office, and all that on his birthday! Afterwards, an evil akuma possesses his pencil and turns him into Evillustrator. Meanwhile, Marinette tries to convince Sabrina to stand up to Chloe.



* {{Adorkable}}: Nathanael, both as Evillustrator and as himself, especially when he asks Marinette out on a date.

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* {{Adorkable}}: Nathanael, Nathaniel, both as Evillustrator and as himself, especially when he asks Marinette out on a date.



* BelievingTheirOwnLies: Chloe seems to truly believe that everybody adores her.
* ABirthdayNotABreak: It's Nathanael's birthday when he gets transformed by an akuma!
* BruceWayneHeldHostage: Knowing full well that Evillustrator will come after her, Marinette pretends to be an innocent civilian to lure him out on a date so she can get his pen, telling Chat Noir to act as her backup as Ladybug had gone on "secret business."

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* BelievingTheirOwnLies: Chloe Chloé seems to truly believe that everybody adores her.
* ABirthdayNotABreak: It's Nathanael's Nathaniel's birthday when he gets transformed by an akuma!
* BruceWayneHeldHostage: Knowing full well that Evillustrator will come after her, Marinette pretends to be an innocent civilian to lure him out on a date so she can get his pen, telling Chat Cat Noir to act as her backup as Ladybug had gone on "secret business."



* ContinuityNod: Nathanael's daydream stars villains from [[Recap/MiraculousLadybugS01E01StormyWeather previous]] [[Recap/MiraculousLadybugS01E06LadyWifi episodes]].
* DaydreamSurprise: Part of the FakeOutOpening. Nathanael in his hero guise saves Marinette from Lady [=WiFi=] and Stormy Weather.

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* ContinuityNod: Nathanael's Nathaniel's daydream stars villains from [[Recap/MiraculousLadybugS01E01StormyWeather previous]] [[Recap/MiraculousLadybugS01E06LadyWifi episodes]].
* DaydreamSurprise: Part of the FakeOutOpening. Nathanael Nathaniel in his hero guise saves Marinette from Lady [=WiFi=] and Stormy Weather.



* FakeOutOpening: At first it seems that Stormy Weather and Lady [=WiFi=] have returned, found out Ladybug's true identity, and captured Marinette. Then "Super Nathanael" appears and saves Marinette, revealing it to be a DaydreamSurprise.

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* FakeOutOpening: At first it seems that Stormy Weather and Lady [=WiFi=] have returned, found out Ladybug's true identity, and captured Marinette. Then "Super Nathanael" Nathan" appears and saves Marinette, revealing it to be a DaydreamSurprise.



* HeadDesk: Marinette does this when she's paired with Chloe and Sabrina for a physics project.
* HerCodeNameWasMarySue: Nathanael draws a comic that portrays him as a superhero that saves Marinette. Ironically, he becomes the MonsterOfTheWeek.
* HyperDestructiveBouncingBall: Ladybug's Lucky Charm creates a ball that destroys every light source in Chloe's room when Ladybug throws it.
* {{Hypocrite}}: Chloe says YouMonster to Evillustrator after [[FelonyMisdemeanor he erases her dresses and shoes]], but he points out that she likes to tear others down.
* HypocriticalHumor: Cat Noir has a LamePunReaction to Chloe's HurricaneOfPuns involving cats.
* IGaveMyWord: Evillustrator says this about his promise to not hurt Chloe, but when he learns that Marinette was working with Cat Noir to take him down, he considers it void and goes after her again.
* ItsPersonal: Evillustrator targets Chloe because of her KickTheDog moment earlier and her cruelty to Marinette.
* KickTheDog: Chloe mocks Nathanael's drawings and his crush on Marinette, and later defaces one of his pages. She also says that Sabrina is nothing without her, since Chloe is her only friend.

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* HeadDesk: Marinette does this when she's paired with Chloe Chloé and Sabrina for a physics project.
* HerCodeNameWasMarySue: Nathanael Nathaniel draws a comic that portrays him as a superhero that saves Marinette. Ironically, he becomes the MonsterOfTheWeek.
* HyperDestructiveBouncingBall: Ladybug's Lucky Charm creates a ball that destroys every light source in Chloe's Chloéís room when Ladybug throws it.
* {{Hypocrite}}: Chloe Chloé says YouMonster to Evillustrator after [[FelonyMisdemeanor he erases her dresses and shoes]], but he points out that she likes to tear others down.
* HypocriticalHumor: Cat Noir has a LamePunReaction to Chloe's Chloé's HurricaneOfPuns involving cats.
* IGaveMyWord: Evillustrator says this about his promise to not hurt Chloe, Chloé, but when he learns that Marinette was working with Cat Noir to take him down, he considers it void and goes after her again.
* ItsPersonal: Evillustrator targets Chloe Chloé because of her KickTheDog moment earlier and her cruelty to Marinette.
* KickTheDog: Chloe Chloé mocks Nathanael's Nathaniel's drawings and his crush on Marinette, and later defaces one of his pages. She also says that Sabrina is nothing without her, since Chloe is her only friend.



* NiceJobBreakingItHero: Marinette's plan to go on a date with Evillustrator so she could steal his stylus backfires when he gets it back and decides go after Chloe. Before then, his attacks were more mean than dangerous, to the point that Hawk Moth actually had to threaten him into honoring his side of the deal.
* NoSympathy: The physics professor has none for Nathanael when Chloe mocks him for his crush.
* NotSoHarmlessVillain: In the climax, Evillustrator sends giant bowing gloves and saw blades against Ladybug, Cat Noir, and Chloe.
* NotWhatItLooksLike: Marinette says she can't meet up with Sabrina to do the physics project because she has an "important thing" to do (that is to stop the MonsterOfTheWeek), and Sabrina guesses she's NotSoDifferent from Chloe who makes the same excuse.
* PokeThePoodle: The Evillustrator stops Chloe from picking on Marinette by summoning a bunch of berets to fall on her, and then chasing her away with a giant blowdryer. He becomes more dangerous in the climax.
* RescueRomance: The opening is Nathanael imagining one between him and Marinette.
* SarcasmBlind: When Ladybug sarcastically agrees that Chloe is adorable, the latter gives a {{Squee}} and asks for a selfie.
* SaveTheVillain: Cat Noir and Ladybug reluctantly protect Chloe from Evillustrator.
* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: Ladybug leaves Chloe in Cat Noir's protection after she sees the page of Nathanael's drawing that Chloe has defaced, discovering the Evillustrator's identity and getting furious with the AlphaBitch.
** Cat Noir later pulls this himself when Ladybug calls him to tell him he doesn't need to protect Chloe anymore.

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* NiceJobBreakingItHero: Marinette's plan to go on a date with Evillustrator so she could steal his stylus backfires when he gets it back and decides go after Chloe.Chloé. Before then, his attacks were more mean than dangerous, to the point that Hawk Moth actually had to threaten him into honoring his side of the deal.
* NoSympathy: The physics professor has none for Nathanael Nathaniel when Chloe Chloé mocks him for his crush.
* NotSoHarmlessVillain: In the climax, Evillustrator sends giant bowing boxing gloves and saw blades against Ladybug, Cat Noir, and Chloe.Chloé.
* NotWhatItLooksLike: Marinette says she can't meet up with Sabrina to do the physics project because she has an "important thing" to do (that is to stop the MonsterOfTheWeek), and Sabrina guesses she's NotSoDifferent from Chloe Chloé who makes the same excuse.
* PokeThePoodle: The Evillustrator stops Chloe Chloé from picking on Marinette by summoning a bunch of berets to fall on her, and then chasing her away with a giant blowdryer. He becomes more dangerous in the climax.
* RescueRomance: The opening is Nathanael Nathaniel imagining one between him and Marinette.
* SarcasmBlind: When Ladybug sarcastically agrees that Chloe Chloé is adorable, the latter gives a {{Squee}} and asks for a selfie.
* SaveTheVillain: Cat Noir and Ladybug reluctantly protect Chloe Chloé from Evillustrator.
* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: Ladybug leaves Chloe Chloé in Cat Noir's protection after she sees the page of Nathanael's Nathaniel's drawing that Chloe has defaced, discovering the Evillustrator's identity and getting furious with the AlphaBitch.
** Cat Noir later pulls this himself when Ladybug calls him to tell him he doesn't need to protect Chloe Chloé anymore.



* ShownTheirWork: The pages from Nathanael's notebook show quick sketches and defined paneling, the way a traditional comic artist would lay out his work.

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* ShownTheirWork: The pages from Nathanael's Nathaniel's notebook show quick sketches and defined paneling, the way a traditional comic artist would lay out his work.



* StatusQuoIsGod: Sabrina decides to finally stand up to Chloe, only to go back to her as soon as she thinks that Marinette stood her up.
* StrangeMindsThinkAlike: Sabrina and Evillustrator say that Marinette is NotSoDifferent from Chloe, which insults the latter.
* VillainHasAPoint: Evillustrator points out that Chloe is mean and egotistical when talking to Marinette.
* VillainTeamUp: During the DaydreamSurprise, Nathanael imagines this with Stormy Weather and Lady [=WiFi=] capturing Marinette.

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* StatusQuoIsGod: Sabrina decides to finally stand up to Chloe, Chloé, only to go back to her as soon as she thinks that Marinette stood her up.
* StrangeMindsThinkAlike: Sabrina and Evillustrator say that Marinette is NotSoDifferent from Chloe, Chloé, which insults the latter.
* VillainHasAPoint: Evillustrator points out that Chloe Chloé is mean and egotistical when talking to Marinette.
* VillainTeamUp: During the DaydreamSurprise, Nathanael Nathaniel imagines this with Stormy Weather and Lady [=WiFi=] capturing Marinette.



* WrongGenreSavvy: Nathanael, as the Evillustrator, thinks that he is the hero in the story, and that Chloe is the real villain.
* YouAreBetterThanYouThinkYouAre: Marinette tells Sabrina this when Chloe wants them to do all the work for the project.

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* WrongGenreSavvy: Nathanael, Nathaniel, as the Evillustrator, thinks that he is the hero in the story, and that Chloe Chloé is the real villain.
* YouAreBetterThanYouThinkYouAre: Marinette tells Sabrina this when Chloe Chloé wants them to do all the work for the project.

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* StealthHiBye: Adrien pulls this on Marinette by ''somehow'' appearing behind her locker door as she closes it. Note that her locker is right next to the wall.

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** Cat Noir later pulls this himself when Ladybug calls him to tell him he doesn't need to protect Chloe anymore.

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* KissedKeepsake: Adrien touches Marinette's shoulder, prompting her to say she'll never wash her coat again.


* VillainHasAPoint: Evillustrator points out that Chloe is mean and egotistical when talking to Marinette.
* VillainTeamUp: During the DaydreamSurprise, Nathanael imagines this with Stormy Weather and Lady [=WiFi=] capturing Marinette.



* VillainHasAPoint: Evillustrator points out that Chloe is mean and egotistical when talking to Marinette.
* VillainTeamUp: During the DaydreamSurprise, Nathanael imagines this with Stormy Weather and Lady [=WiFi=] capturing Marinette.

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* StatusQuoIsGod: Sabrina decides to finally stand up to Chloe, only to go back to her as soon as she thinks that Marinette stood her up.


* BelievingTheirOwnLies: Chloe seems to truly believe that everybody adores her.



* BelievingTheirOwnLies: Chloe seems to truly believe that everybody adores her.



* {{Hypocrite}}: Chloe says YouMonster to Evillustrator after [[FelonyMisdemeanor he erases her dresses and shoes]], but he points out that she likes to tear others down.



* {{Hypocrite}}: Chloe says YouMonster to Evillustrator after [[FelonyMisdemeanor he erases her dresses and shoes]], but he points out that she likes to tear others down.





!!This episode provides examples of:

* AbsenteeActor: Plagg doesn't get speaking lines [[Recap/MiraculousLadybugS01E04Timebreaker again.]] This time, he's not even seen outside StockFootage.

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!!This episode provides examples of:

* AbsenteeActor: Plagg doesn't get speaking lines [[Recap/MiraculousLadybugS01E04Timebreaker again.]] This time, he's not even seen outside StockFootage.
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* LamePunReaction: Ladybug is no mood to listen to Cat Noir's pun today, and she lets out an especially pained groan at the one he makes the first time the Evillustrator escapes.

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* FreezeFrameBonus: Just as the teacher calls his name, "Super-Nathan" turns straight to the camera with a baffled expression.

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