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** Madam La Mort is based on Sweeney Todd.

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** Madam Madame La Mort is based on Sweeney Todd.


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** Butcher Boop ate her own face. Her exposed skull is hidden under her mask.

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** Carotte Morts is a parody of Carrot Top.
** Madam La Mort is based on Sweeney Todd.


* NaughtyNuns: Lust is portrayed as a nun in her Resurrection dolls, and Lilith's Fashion Victims doll includes an outfit to this effect.

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* NaughtyNuns: Lust is portrayed as a nun in her Resurrection dolls, and Lilith's Fashion Victims doll includes an outfit to this effect. Also Bad Habit, but more in the evil sense rather than the slutty sense.

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** Eeriel has been attached to half a fish, giving her a gruesome “mermaid” body.


* GirlScoutsAreEvil: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_003.html Cookie.]] It's not made clear what exactly she does, but considering it has to do with "tasty treats of death", it can't be good.

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* GirlScoutsAreEvil: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_003.html Cookie.]] It's not made clear what exactly she does, but considering it has to do with "tasty treats of death", it can't be good.She sells poisoned cookies.



** Cuddles has had three versions of this across her editions. [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/12_04.html Her first doll]] has a slashed cheek forming one half of her clown smile, her Resurrection has both sides, and her Resurrection variant has her mouth cut even wider into a permanent gaping smile.

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** Cuddles has had three versions of this across her editions. [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/12_04.html Her first doll]] has a slashed cheek forming one half of her clown smile, her Resurrection has both sides, and her Resurrection variant has her mouth cut even wider into a permanent gaping smile. Given that her boyfriend is a mix of John Wayne Gacy and the Joker, it makes sense.

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** Iris’s missing eye is replaced by a pentagram-shaped scar.
** Jennocide has half her face melted off, resulting in the loss of an eye.
** Maggot’s resurrection doll has an eye missing. Since she died from a mysterious disease, this doll shows the disease spreading, possibly leading to her eye being so infected that it had to be removed. Her original doll has both eyes and her body is simply covered with an infection.


* CreepyLongArms: Some dolls, [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_015.html Nosferatu]] being the first, have these with clawed hands. [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/06_06.html Isaac]] has these ''and'' creepy long legs, due to his differently-proportioned plush body and unique hand molds.

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* CreepyLongArms: Some dolls, [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_015.html Nosferatu]] being the first, have these with clawed hands. [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/06_06.html Isaac]] has these ''and'' creepy long legs, due to his differently-proportioned plush body and unique hand molds. Sybil has bendable arms so she can fit in her straitjacket.


** [[https://www.livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_026.html Edgar Allan Poe]] and Annabel Lee, the woman from his final poem.



* InstitutionalApparel: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/04_02.html Sybil]] has a straitjacket on both of her dolls. For the original, her arms are rubbery to be able to fold across her body, and for her Resurrection, she's already freed her arms.
* {{Irony}}: In a production sense. [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/19_06v.html Claret Winter]], [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/22_06.html Patience Xero]], Wurm, and Wizard are ''exclusive'' to ''variant'' sets, and Fairy Fay and the Witch from ''Hansel and Gretel'' are characters ''introduced'' in ''revisited'' sets.

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* InstitutionalApparel: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/04_02.html Sybil]] has a straitjacket on both of her dolls. For the original, her arms are rubbery to be able to fold across her body, and for [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_025_4.html her Resurrection, Resurrection]], she's already freed her arms.
* {{Irony}}: In a production sense. [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/19_06v.html Claret Winter]], [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/22_06.html Patience Xero]], Wurm, [[https://www.livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/30_06v.html Wurm]], and Wizard are ''exclusive'' to ''variant'' sets, and Fairy Fay and the Witch from ''Hansel and Gretel'' are characters ''introduced'' in ''revisited'' sets.



* ParasolOfPrettiness: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/03_04.html Lottie]] carries one for sun protection. Her Resurrection trades it out for a raincoat.

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* ParasolOfPrettiness: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/03_04.html Lottie]] carries one for sun protection. [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_025_3.html Her Resurrection Resurrection]] trades it out for a raincoat.



* WitchClassic: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/21_02.html Tenebre]], [[RuleOfThree Sospirare, and]] Lamenta; [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/25_01.html Asa]]; [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/26_02.html Beltane]]; [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/26_03.html Lammas]]; [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/26_05.html Samhain]]; and Walpurgis represent this.

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* WitchClassic: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/21_02.html Tenebre]], [[RuleOfThree Sospirare, and]] Lamenta; [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/25_01.html Asa]]; [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/26_02.html Beltane]]; [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/26_03.html Lammas]]; [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/26_05.html Samhain]]; and Walpurgis [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_023.html Walpurgis]] represent this.


* AmericanGothicCouple: Two versions of the American Gothic dolls were made.

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* AmericanGothicCouple: Two [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_012.html Two]] versions of the American Gothic dolls were made.



* BoltOfDivineRetribution: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_020.html Sinister Minister and Bad Habit]] were "righteously struck down by lightning".



** [[SinisterMinister Sinister Minister.]]
** [[NunTooHoly Bad Habit.]]

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** [[SinisterMinister Sinister Minister.]]
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Minister]] and [[NunTooHoly Bad Habit.]]Habit]].



* CreepyLongArms: Some dolls have these (Nosferatu was the first), with clawed hands. [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/06_06.html Isaac]] has these ''and'' creepy long legs, due to his differently-proportioned plush body and unique hand molds.

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* CreepyLongArms: Some dolls dolls, [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_015.html Nosferatu]] being the first, have these (Nosferatu was the first), with clawed hands. [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/06_06.html Isaac]] has these ''and'' creepy long legs, due to his differently-proportioned plush body and unique hand molds.



** Penny.

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** Penny.[[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_018.html Penny]] jumped out a window because she was bored.



** Exclusive doll Jeepers as well...

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** Exclusive doll Jeepers [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_011.html Jeepers]] as well...



* SawAWomanInHalf: Viv, the Great Zombini's assistant has been actually sawn in two, and her doll's body can separate into the two pieces.

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* SawAWomanInHalf: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_021.html Viv, the Great Zombini's Zombini's]] assistant has been actually sawn in two, and her doll's body can separate into the two pieces.


* ConjoinedTwins: Hazel and Hattie, conjoined at the shoulder.

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* ConjoinedTwins: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_007.html Hazel and Hattie, Hattie]], conjoined at the shoulder.



* GirlScoutsAreEvil: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_003.html Cookie.]] It's not made clear what exactly she does, but considering it has to do with "tasty treats of death", it can't be good.



*** There's an Exclusive of [[UsefulNotes/JackTheRipper Jack the Ripper]] and the alleged victim of his, Fairy Fay, who was most likely based on Emma Elizabeth Smith.

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*** There's an Exclusive of [[https://www.livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_010.html Jack]] [[UsefulNotes/JackTheRipper Jack the Ripper]] and the alleged victim of his, Fairy Fay, who was most likely based on Emma Elizabeth Smith.



* HughMann: Hemlock and Honey, a poisoned and burned corpse, respectively, trick-or-treat as human girls with the use of masks and wigs.

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* HughMann: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_008.html Hemlock and Honey, Honey]], a poisoned and burned corpse, respectively, trick-or-treat as human girls with the use of masks and wigs.



* MadDoctor: Dr. Dedwin and Nurse Necro.

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* MadDoctor: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_005.html Dr. Dedwin and Nurse Necro.]]


** Tommy Knocker in Series 34.

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** [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/34_05.html Tommy Knocker Knocker]] in Series 34.



* GraveRobbing: [[https://www.livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_001.html Mr. Graves]], until [[LaserGuidedKarma karma caught up with him]].
-->Full of greed he used to exhume,
-->In search of jewels he entered tombs.



* HistoricalDomainCharacter: Lots of Elizabeths from the past.
** There's [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/02_04.html a doll]] of UsefulNotes/LizzieBorden in Series 2.
** Dahlia, in the entertainment-themed Series 5, is based off the murdered actress Elizabeth Short, better known as the Black Dahlia.
** There's one of UsefulNotes/ElizabethBathory in Series 15.
** There's an Exclusive of [[UsefulNotes/JackTheRipper Jack the Ripper]] and the alleged victim of his, Fairy Fay, who was most likely based on Emma Elizabeth Smith.

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* HistoricalDomainCharacter: HistoricalDomainCharacter:
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Lots of Elizabeths from the past.
** *** There's [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/02_04.html a doll]] of UsefulNotes/LizzieBorden in Series 2.
** *** Dahlia, in the entertainment-themed Series 5, is based off the murdered actress Elizabeth Short, better known as the Black Dahlia.
** *** There's one of UsefulNotes/ElizabethBathory in Series 15.
** *** There's an Exclusive of [[UsefulNotes/JackTheRipper Jack the Ripper]] and the alleged victim of his, Fairy Fay, who was most likely based on Emma Elizabeth Smith.Smith.
** [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/exc_002.html Captain Anne Bonney's]] name is one letter from famous PirateGirl Anne Bonny.


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** Captain Bonney, to go with her PirateGirl aesthetic.


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* LaserGuidedKarma: Mr. Graves was a grave-robber who got eaten by Abigail Crane the ghoul for his troubles.


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* PirateGirl: Captain Bonney, [[DressedToPlunder with a]] HookHand[[DressedToPlunder , a peg leg, a sword, and a pistol]].


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** Mr. Graves the grave-robber.


** Maitre Des Morts in Series 33 to a lesser extent, as he has an androgynous appearance and Damien is reported to have avoided his gender in conversation, but his name, basis, and chipboard confirm him as male.

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** [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/33_04.html Maitre Des Morts des Morts]] in Series 33 to a lesser extent, as he has an androgynous appearance and Damien is reported to have avoided his gender in conversation, but his name, basis, and chipboard confirm him as male.



* CompositeCharacter: Maitre des Morts is [[{{Expy}} heavily based on]] the Emcee from ''{{Theatre/Cabaret}}'', and seems based on the two most famous portrayals, bearing the suit of the Joel Grey portrayal and the hair, makeup, heavy androgyny and skimpier torso coverage (and even a death date sharing the premiere date) of the Alan Cumming portrayal.

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* CompositeCharacter: Maitre des Morts is [[{{Expy}} heavily based on]] the Emcee from ''{{Theatre/Cabaret}}'', and seems based on the two most famous portrayals, bearing the suit of the Joel Grey portrayal and the hair, makeup, heavy androgyny androgyny, and skimpier torso coverage (and even a death date sharing the premiere date) of the Alan Cumming portrayal.



** As mentioned above, Maitre des Morts is both versions of ''Cabaret'''s Emcee.



** As above, Maitre des Morts is both versions of ''Cabaret'''s Emcee.



* TorsoWithAView: Maitre Des Mortes has a bloody hole straight through his chest. It's especially hidden because his coat is difficult to remove.

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* TorsoWithAView: Maitre Des des Mortes has a bloody hole straight through his chest. It's especially hidden because his coat is difficult to remove.


* AllWitchesHaveCats: Subverted by Salem, who is both witch and cat.

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* AllWitchesHaveCats: Subverted by Salem, [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/32_02.html Salem]], who is both witch and cat.



* {{Autocannibalism}}: Butcher Boop snapped and ate her own face, forcing her to get by with a crude and unsettling paper mask afterwards.

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* {{Autocannibalism}}: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/32_04.html Butcher Boop Boop]] snapped and ate her own face, forcing her to get by with a crude and unsettling paper mask afterwards.



** [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/33_02.html Larmes de Sang]] is missing one eye, with the pocket having a pentagram carved around it.



** Ella von Terra learned too much about the seedy side of the Moulin Morgue, so she was hanged with her mouth sewn shut, all framed as a suicide.

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** [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/33_01.html Ella von Terra Terra]] learned too much about the seedy side of the Moulin Morgue, so she was hanged with her mouth sewn shut, all framed as a suicide.



** Ernest Lee Rotten. Earnestly rotten.

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** [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/31_03.html Bea Neath]] lives beneath your bed.
** [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/32_03.html
Ernest Lee Rotten. Rotten.]] Earnestly rotten.



** [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/32_01.html Ye Ole Wraith]] is directly based on [[https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/236x/56/33/68/5633681965c8f915750d4709459c5cc0.jpg this vintage ghost drawing]], horns and all.
** Butcher Boop seems to take her name from WesternAnimation/BettyBoop, given their similar hairstyles, and the mask she wears to try to be beautiful.



** Ye Ole Wraith is directly based on [[https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/236x/56/33/68/5633681965c8f915750d4709459c5cc0.jpg this vintage ghost drawing]], horns and all.
** Butcher Boop seems to take her name from WesternAnimation/BettyBoop, given their similar hairstyles, and the mask she wears to try to be beautiful.



* SlashedThroat: Madame La Mort, who covers it with a bowtie, but the blood drips coming from underneath it reveal its presence.

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* SlashedThroat: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/33_03.html Madame La Mort, Mort]], who covers it with a bowtie, but the blood drips coming from underneath it reveal its presence.



* TearOffYourFace: It appears this has happened to Madame la Mort, as her face doesn't match the rest of her skin and is bloody all around, as if it's a replacement for a face she lost.

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* TearOffYourFace: It appears that this has happened to Madame la La Mort, as her face doesn't match the rest of her skin and is bloody all around, as if it's a replacement for a face she lost.


** Thump in Series 31, with a gender-neutral appearance and the series' trend to avoid pronouns in the description. Since its design goes for a more primal-monster vibe, the unrelatability is appropriate.

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** Thump [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/31_02.html Thump]] in Series 31, with a gender-neutral appearance and the series' trend to avoid pronouns in the description. Since its design goes for a more primal-monster vibe, the unrelatability is appropriate.



* BlindingBangs: The Dark has them, since her eye sockets are empty and [[EyesDoNotBelongThere her tongue has an eye on it.]]

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* BlindingBangs: [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/31_01.html The Dark Dark]] has them, since her eye sockets are empty and [[EyesDoNotBelongThere her tongue has an eye on it.]]


** The Madame.

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** [[https://livingdeaddolls.com/lddarchive/30_05.html The Madame.]]

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