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* TheManIsStickingItToTheMan: A borderline version, but the writers of a Hasbro property poking fun at corporate public relations in the first thirty seconds or so of the first episode might be a bit of this--Hasbro isn't nearly the size of, say, Halliburton (whose commercials would be in the category mocked), but it's still the kind of multinational MegaCorp that outsources manufacturing to Chinese companies that pay minimum wage...''Chinese'' minimum wage, even.


* FiveManBand
** Also FiveTokenBand.

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* %%* FiveManBand
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* NeverSayDie: Averted [[spoiler:with Ripcord's [[NeverFoundTheBody APPARENT]] death in the first episode, as well as the traitorous major]]...although they still haven't ''said'' "die" yet.
** They're also allowing for at least discussion of some rather visceral ideas, such as [[spoiler:battlefield tracheotomies, though that was averted by Tunnel Rat's natural 20 on a Survival check to find a plant to treat Scarlett's allergic reaction. [[LordOfTheRings Aragorn]] would be proud.]]


* BloodlessCarnage: There is some violence in this series, but no blood.

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* BloodlessCarnage: There is some violence in this series, but but, bar a single, [[FreezeFrameBonus blink-and-you'll-miss-it moment]] [[spoiler: where young Snake Eyes clutches his sliced, bleeding throat in a flashback]], no blood.


* ArmorIsUseless: Averted. Scarlet is shown putting it on in the first ep and later survives a hit because it was under her coat.


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* ChekhovsGun: Scarlet is shown putting on armor in the first ep and later survives a hit because it was under her coat.


* AbledInTheAdaptation:
** Most versions of ''Franchise/GIJoe''[='=]s General Hawk has the use of both eyes. In ''Renegades'', [[ComicBookMoviesDontUseCodenames General Abernathy]] is shown wearing an eyepatch over his right eye, suggesting at the least that he's lost the vision in it.
** As part of [[NonUniformUniform the rather lax dress code]] of [[WesternAnimation/GIJoeARealAmericanHero the original team]], Airtight wore a hazmat suit to protect himself. In ''Renegades'', he's infected with an infectous disease by Cobra and wear the suit to protect ''others'' from his condition.


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* DisabledInTheAdaptation:
** Most versions of ''Franchise/GIJoe''[='=]s General Hawk has the use of both eyes. In ''Renegades'', [[ComicBookMoviesDontUseCodenames General Abernathy]] is shown wearing an eyepatch over his right eye, suggesting at the least that he's lost the vision in it.
** As part of [[NonUniformUniform the rather lax dress code]] of [[WesternAnimation/GIJoeARealAmericanHero the original team]], Airtight wore a hazmat suit to protect himself. In ''Renegades'', he's infected with an infectous disease by Cobra and wear the suit to protect ''others'' from his condition.

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* CantKillYouStillNeedYou: As the series progresses, this is the only thing that stops Cobra Commander from pulling a YouHaveFailedMe on his subordinates. A notable example: after the latest failure, CC considers offing Mindbender until the doctor smugly reminds him that only he can help with his deteriorating health. CC takes the point but still zaps him painfully just for not liking his tone.

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* CoolTrain: Cobra has a maglev train in the caverns beneath their facility in the pilot. And we later learn [[spoiler: that they're building tunnels throughout the country, building an entire train system to move their troops]].


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* TankGoodness: Destro unveils his HISS tank in the final episode. It shoots plasma volleys while being totally invulnerable to any kind of plasma attack, and appears to be significantly faster and more maneuverable than any tank should be in real life.


** She eventually does discover an approach that works, in a CrowningMomentOfFunny at her own expense.

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** She eventually does discover an approach that works, in a CrowningMomentOfFunny SugarWiki/{{Funny Moment|s}} at her own expense.

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* AcousticLicense: In "The Anaconda Strain", the Joes converse with each other using indoor voices while on board a decompressing plane.


* AdaptationalBadass:
** As is the trend, Cobra Commander is pretty far removed from the screechy and ineffectual BigBad of the 80's show. He is never caught off guard and when he vows vengence for a defeat he MEANS it.
** Major Bludd, too. His cornier elements are basically nonexistent. Although he still takes a lot of lumps, it only serves to emphasize how much of a {{Determinator}} he is. Even getting pummeled and losing an eye and an arm don't deter him from seeking vengeance.
* AdaptationalWimp: On the flip side, since Cobra Commander is so much more effective, Destro's attempts to backstab him get correspondingly ''in''effective, and he suffers a lot for his attempts.



* AdaptationalBadass: As is the trend, Cobra Commander is pretty far removed from the screechy and ineffectual BigBad of the 80's show. He is never caught off guard and when he vows vengence for a defeat he MEANS it.


** As part of [[NonUniformUniform the rather lax dress code]], Airtight wore a hazmat suit to protect himself. In ''Renegades'', he's infected with an infectous disease by Cobra and wear the suit to protect ''others'' from his condition.

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** As part of [[NonUniformUniform the rather lax dress code]], code]] of [[WesternAnimation/GIJoeARealAmericanHero the original team]], Airtight wore a hazmat suit to protect himself. In ''Renegades'', he's infected with an infectous disease by Cobra and wear the suit to protect ''others'' from his condition.


* AChildShallLeadThem: [[spoiler: When Jinx returns to the Arashikage clan.]]

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* AChildShallLeadThem: [[spoiler: When Jinx returns to AbledInTheAdaptation:
** Most versions of ''Franchise/GIJoe''[='=]s General Hawk has
the Arashikage clan.]]use of both eyes. In ''Renegades'', [[ComicBookMoviesDontUseCodenames General Abernathy]] is shown wearing an eyepatch over his right eye, suggesting at the least that he's lost the vision in it.
** As part of [[NonUniformUniform the rather lax dress code]], Airtight wore a hazmat suit to protect himself. In ''Renegades'', he's infected with an infectous disease by Cobra and wear the suit to protect ''others'' from his condition.


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* AChildShallLeadThem: [[spoiler: When Jinx returns to the Arashikage clan.]]

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