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%% * GameBreaker: Cosmic States. Heck, JK even lampshades it with Taurus, boasting how he can't beat Cosmic. This is misused; GameBreaker is supposed to be specific to things in Video Games only.


** Yuki Jojima for some, for she's been the SwissMessenger ''[[NeverLiveItDown twice]]'' in the entire show's run, and the fact that she's just ''too'' energetic for some people.

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** Yuki Jojima for some, for she's been the SwissMessenger UnwittingInstigatorOfDoom ''[[NeverLiveItDown twice]]'' in the entire show's run, and the fact that she's just ''too'' energetic for some people.


** Yuki ''finally'' makes up for her SwissMessenger status after her BreakTheCutie phase in #43-#44.

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** Yuki ''finally'' makes up for her SwissMessenger UnwittingInstigatorOfDoom status after her BreakTheCutie phase in #43-#44.

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** Michal Minato/Kamen Rider Aqua was well-liked for being an interesting modernization of old Showa riders in design and concept, as well as a nice bit of character development in his portion of ''MEGAMAX''.


* [[OneSceneWonder Two Episode Wonder]]: Despite just being another MonsterOfTheWeek, the fact that Makise's entry is ''twice the length of any other Zodiarts'' and he's got an entire section in the FridgeHorror entry shows how much of an impact this psycho has made in the show.


* Ran for being a KnowNothingKnowItAll PrinciplesZealot who was unknowingly making her friend Haruís life hard with her overbearing attitude, practically dictating how he should live his life and barring him from being social with anyone else but herself. [[spoiler: Was it any wonder he mutated into a Zodiarts? And Ran stupidly accelerated his mutation by continuing this thought process]].

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* ** Ran for being a KnowNothingKnowItAll PrinciplesZealot who was unknowingly making her friend Haruís life hard with her overbearing attitude, practically dictating how he should live his life and barring him from being social with anyone else but herself. [[spoiler: Was it any wonder he mutated into a Zodiarts? And Ran stupidly accelerated his mutation by continuing this thought process]].

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* Ran for being a KnowNothingKnowItAll PrinciplesZealot who was unknowingly making her friend Haruís life hard with her overbearing attitude, practically dictating how he should live his life and barring him from being social with anyone else but herself. [[spoiler: Was it any wonder he mutated into a Zodiarts? And Ran stupidly accelerated his mutation by continuing this thought process]].


** The popular [[FanSub Fan Subbed]] version of Gentaro's CatchPhrase as "It's space time!" caught on like wildfire with the fandom despite not being an actual translation.

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** The popular [[FanSub Fan Subbed]] version of Gentaro's CatchPhrase as "It's space time!" caught on like wildfire with the fandom despite not being an actual translation.translation.
*** This got used in the official Asian English dub that aired in Singapore and Hong Kong.


** Kamen Rider Fourze: Friendship is '''''AWESOME!!!'''''[[labelnote:Explanation]]Due to the show's overall theme, as well as Fourze's declaration to make friends in his own way, certain jokes and crossover fanarts/fanfics with a [[WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic similarly-themed kid's show]] are popping out ''immediately''.

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** Kamen Rider Fourze: Friendship is '''''AWESOME!!!'''''[[labelnote:Explanation]]Due to the show's overall theme, as well as Fourze's declaration to make friends in his own way, certain jokes and crossover fanarts/fanfics with a [[WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic similarly-themed kid's show]] are popping out ''immediately''. [[/labelnote]]


* BrokenBase: Par for course, the suit design has caused a split in the fanbase, through mainly it's his [[SeriousBusiness helmet for Base State]] that people don't like.

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Par for course, the suit design has caused a split in the fanbase, through mainly it's his [[SeriousBusiness helmet for Base State]] that people don't like.



* EnsembleDarkhorse: Tomoko Nozama, with her whole Creepy {{Goth}} shtick and [[WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic Pinkie Pie]]-level randomness. The wait for her focus ep was ''agonising.'' Pre-empting the second part for a week didn't help.

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Tomoko Nozama, with her whole Creepy {{Goth}} shtick and [[WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic Pinkie Pie]]-level randomness. The wait for her focus ep was ''agonising.'' Pre-empting the second part for a week didn't help.



* FunnyAneurysmMoment: Gentaro is noted to do anything in order to help out and befriend fellow students. This comes to ''really'' bite him in the ass when [[spoiler: he gets killed and willing allows himself to do so so that Ryusei can be with Jiro again]].

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* FunnyAneurysmMoment: FunnyAneurysmMoment:
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Gentaro is noted to do anything in order to help out and befriend fellow students. This comes to ''really'' bite him in the ass when [[spoiler: he gets killed and willing allows himself to do so so that Ryusei can be with Jiro again]].



* GameBreaker: [[color:darkcyan:Cosmic]] States. Heck, JK even lampshades it with Taurus, boasting how he can't beat Cosmic.
* GeniusBonus: Beyond the basics with the common Zodiarts, there are a few more subtle ones. For example, the Altar Zodiart's staff is named "Aradia", which isn't just a play on Altar's constellation Ara, but is also the name of [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aradia a figure commonly regarded as the Goddess of Pagans]].

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%% * GameBreaker: [[color:darkcyan:Cosmic]] Cosmic States. Heck, JK even lampshades it with Taurus, boasting how he can't beat Cosmic.
Cosmic. This is misused; GameBreaker is supposed to be specific to things in Video Games only.
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Beyond the basics with the common Zodiarts, there are a few more subtle ones. For example, the Altar Zodiart's staff is named "Aradia", which isn't just a play on Altar's constellation Ara, but is also the name of [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aradia a figure commonly regarded as the Goddess of Pagans]].



* HoYay: Tomoko is initially shown to have this towards Yuki, ever since her performance for the Queen Festival, [[http://a7.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/305448_242667075785578_111195458932741_734942_1894192044_n.jpg as seen here]]. It's also telling that they share the same interests.
** The [=Yuki/Tomoko=] HoYay gets even stronger in the DVD-exclusive special quizzes, where they keep telling each other "I love you" and, when they're partnered together in the Series/KamenRiderX quiz, spend most of the time snuggled together and giggling.[[note]]It's actually unclear if these quizzes were supposed to be in character or not, since we have both character and actor names thrown around, as well as things like Justin Tamamori alluding to his being half-Australian (which we're pretty sure Shun isn't), and Shiho being herself and not really bothering to play Tomoko at all.[[/note]]

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Tomoko is initially shown to have this towards Yuki, ever since her performance for the Queen Festival, [[http://a7.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/305448_242667075785578_111195458932741_734942_1894192044_n.jpg as seen here]]. It's also telling that they share the same interests.
** *** The [=Yuki/Tomoko=] HoYay gets even stronger in the DVD-exclusive special quizzes, where they keep telling each other "I love you" and, when they're partnered together in the Series/KamenRiderX quiz, spend most of the time snuggled together and giggling.[[note]]It's actually unclear if these quizzes were supposed to be in character or not, since we have both character and actor names thrown around, as well as things like Justin Tamamori alluding to his being half-Australian (which we're pretty sure Shun isn't), and Shiho being herself and not really bothering to play Tomoko at all.[[/note]]



** Forget that. If you want to look at it that way, episode #47 is rife with Gentaro/Kengo fodder.

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** *** Forget that. If you want to look at it that way, episode #47 is rife with Gentaro/Kengo fodder.



* JerkassWoobie:
** Ryusei Sakuta. He holds an arrogant prideful attitude, but that's only because his best friend told him that friendship was stupid and ridiculous and then got stuck in a coma after using a Zodiarts Switch. Even though the same friend hated friendship, Ryusei goes out as Meteor to find a way to save him, [[spoiler: although in #27, he's lost that ability to do so due to his arrogance.]] He thinks Gentaro is too naive about friendship but that's only a way to deny the fact that he couldn't do anything to save his only friend. Someone ''please'' punch him in the face and then give him a hug.
** Arguably the same can apply to Chairman Gamou as well - to wit, all he wants to do is achieve his dream of meeting the Presenter, a dream he's had since he was a kid. The issue though? [[WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds He doesn't care who-or what-ever he steps on in order to achieve said dream.]]



* MoralEventHorizon: Hiroki Makise, the Pyxis Zodiarts, crosses this by blowing up the locker serving as the Rabbit Hutch for no other reason but to make Yuki cry, knowing full well it's vitally important to her (and after that calling her 'damaged goods'). If that didn't send him over this, [[spoiler:trying to ''murder a bus full of innocent people'' certainly does.]]
** What's worse? [[spoiler: Those innocent people were the girls he stalked before he went after Yuki. There must've been around ''20'' girls that were in that bus (Miu being one of them). Now factor in on how he went giving Yuki all those letters, gifts, and voicemails...]]God, I feel chills down my spine...

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* MoralEventHorizon: MoralEventHorizon:
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Hiroki Makise, the Pyxis Zodiarts, crosses this by blowing up the locker serving as the Rabbit Hutch for no other reason but to make Yuki cry, knowing full well it's vitally important to her (and after that calling her 'damaged goods'). If that didn't send him over this, [[spoiler:trying to ''murder a bus full of innocent people'' certainly does.]]
** *** What's worse? [[spoiler: Those innocent people were the girls he stalked before he went after Yuki. There must've been around ''20'' girls that were in that bus (Miu being one of them). Now factor in on how he went giving Yuki all those letters, gifts, and voicemails...]]God, I feel chills down my spine...



* SugarWiki/MostWonderfulSound: The Switch-Activation voice for the Barizun Sword is a ''choir''. And putting other right-arm switches into it will trigger choir versions of their pre-existing sounds!

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The Switch-Activation voice for the Barizun Sword is a ''choir''. And putting other right-arm switches into it will trigger choir versions of their pre-existing sounds!



* {{Narm}}: When the Aries Horoscopes is revealed to have evolved from...a Rabbit Zodiarts. [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lepus_%28constellation%29 (Yes, there's one.)]] Not only is it never shown physically in the flashback, but the silhouette of a rabbit, bunny ears and all, is waddling in a [[VideoGame/RavingRabbids very distinct fashion.]]

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When the Aries Horoscopes is revealed to have evolved from...a Rabbit Zodiarts. [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lepus_%28constellation%29 (Yes, there's one.)]] Not only is it never shown physically in the flashback, but the silhouette of a rabbit, bunny ears and all, is waddling in a [[VideoGame/RavingRabbids very distinct fashion.]]



* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot: When we get our first Switcher who already has a split personality, the Zodiarts actually says "I'm free of him" upon entering Last One stage, with the comatose human body left behind...the split personality had remained in the human body and could awaken it. It didn't happen then, but [[spoiler:this sums up the creation of Gemini Horoscopes later on.]]

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* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot: TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot:
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When we get our first Switcher who already has a split personality, the Zodiarts actually says "I'm free of him" upon entering Last One stage, with the comatose human body left behind...the split personality had remained in the human body and could awaken it. It didn't happen then, but [[spoiler:this sums up the creation of Gemini Horoscopes later on.]]



** Gentaro's parents could've been used as {{Foreshadowing}} seeing as Gentaro didn't now what job they did and could've been involved in the plot.

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** Gentaro's parents could've been used as {{Foreshadowing}} seeing as Gentaro didn't now know what job they did and could've been involved in the plot.



** Episodes 37 and 38 are about a group of students, including over half of the Kamen Rider Club, chosen for an astronaut test in a closed environment and endurance test on top of the appearance f the Aquarius Zodiarts. Among the students chosen is also the returning Hiroki Makise, and immediately the KR Club get suspicious and wary of him despite his claims of turning over a new leaf. This is about the extent of Makise's inclusion in the episodes, the rest of the time he's just seen quietly among the group of chosen students. His inclusion is wasted here, as they could've easily made him the suspect of being teh Aquarius Zodiarts and he could've chosen to help the KR Club to display that he has genuinely changed, especially when they show in the movie that he's among the 40 people chosen to press one of the forty switches to help Gentaro gain a new power and save the day, meaning that the KR Club and Makise buried the hatchet offscreen.

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** Episodes 37 and 38 are about a group of students, including over half of the Kamen Rider Club, chosen for an astronaut test in a closed environment and endurance test on top of the appearance f the Aquarius Zodiarts. Among the students chosen is also the returning Hiroki Makise, and immediately the KR Club get suspicious and wary of him despite his claims of turning over a new leaf. This is about the extent of Makise's inclusion in the episodes, the rest of the time he's just seen quietly among the group of chosen students. His inclusion is wasted here, as they could've easily made him the suspect of being teh the Aquarius Zodiarts and he could've chosen to help the KR Club to display that he has genuinely changed, especially when they show in the movie that he's among the 40 people chosen to press one of the forty switches to help Gentaro gain a new power and save the day, meaning that the KR Club and Makise buried the hatchet offscreen.



** JerkassWoobie: Ryusei Sakuta. He holds an arrogant prideful attitude, but that's only because his best friend told him that friendship was stupid and ridiculous and then got stuck in a coma after using a Zodiarts Switch. Even though the same friend hated friendship, Ryusei goes out as Meteor to find a way to save him, [[spoiler: although in #27, he's lost that ability to do so due to his arrogance.]] He thinks Gentaro is too naive about friendship but that's only a way to deny the fact that he couldn't do anything to save his only friend. Someone ''please'' punch him in the face and then give him a hug.
*** Arguably the same can apply to Chairman Gamou as well - to wit, all he wants to do is achieve his dream of meeting the Presenter, a dream he's had since he was a kid. The issue though? [[WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds He doesn't care who-or what-ever he steps on in order to achieve said dream.]]
* {{Woolseyism}}: In #27, the Cancer Zodiarts (carrying on a joke from earlier) calls Meteor "Planetarium[[UsefulNotes/JapanesePronouns -yarou]]"; Over-Time rendered this as [[WesternAnimation/CaptainPlanetAndThePlaneteers Captain Planetarium]].
** Also, earlier that same episode they managed to preserve Cancer's HurricaneOfPuns.[[labelnote:List]]"How's Meteor like a poster? They're always held up with a ''tack'' (attack)! Even if your attacks could ''pin'' me, you'd still need to ''push'' a little harder! You're all ''thumbs'' compared to someone like me, so I'm going to ''nail'' you!"[[/labelnote]]

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* {{Woolseyism}}:
** JerkassWoobie: Ryusei Sakuta. He holds an arrogant prideful attitude, but that's only because his best friend told him that friendship was stupid and ridiculous and then got stuck in a coma after using a Zodiarts Switch. Even though the same friend hated friendship, Ryusei goes out as Meteor to find a way to save him, [[spoiler: although in #27, he's lost that ability to do so due to his arrogance.]] He thinks Gentaro is too naive about friendship but that's only a way to deny the fact that he couldn't do anything to save his only friend. Someone ''please'' punch him in the face and then give him a hug.
*** Arguably the same can apply to Chairman Gamou as well - to wit, all he wants to do is achieve his dream of meeting the Presenter, a dream he's had since he was a kid. The issue though? [[WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds He doesn't care who-or what-ever he steps on in order to achieve said dream.]]
* {{Woolseyism}}:
In #27, the Cancer Zodiarts (carrying on a joke from earlier) calls Meteor "Planetarium[[UsefulNotes/JapanesePronouns -yarou]]"; Over-Time rendered this as [[WesternAnimation/CaptainPlanetAndThePlaneteers Captain Planetarium]].
** *** Also, earlier that same episode they managed to preserve Cancer's HurricaneOfPuns.[[labelnote:List]]"How's Meteor like a poster? They're always held up with a ''tack'' (attack)! Even if your attacks could ''pin'' me, you'd still need to ''push'' a little harder! You're all ''thumbs'' compared to someone like me, so I'm going to ''nail'' you!"[[/labelnote]]


** ''Endless Play'' brings the edge to fight scenes, perfectly encapsulated during the finale's BikeFu sequence.

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** ''Endless Play'' brings the edge to fight scenes, perfectly encapsulated during the finale's BikeFu [[CarFu Bike Fu]] sequence.


** A photoset on Website/{{Tumblr}} of Yuki explaining the school cliques to Gentaro has led non-fans to call the series "Asian ''Film/MeanGirls''". (Though some fans [[FandomBerserkButton aren't too happy about that]].)

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** A photoset on Website/{{Tumblr}} of Yuki explaining the school cliques to Gentaro has led non-fans to call the series "Asian ''Film/MeanGirls''". (Though some fans [[FandomBerserkButton aren't too happy about that]].that.)

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** At one point in the series, he says that next the Kamen Rider Club is going to be friends with Aliens. Thanks to Heisei Generations [=FINAL=], he can check that off his to do list, since he befriended [[spoiler: [[Series/KamenRiderBuild Ryuga Banjou]]]], who's part-alien.


** ''[[Film/KamenRiderXKamenRiderFourzeAndOOOMovieWarMegaMax Movie War Megamax]]'' : [[BigBad Lem Kannagi]]/[[AGodAmI Super Galaxy King]] is a member of the insidious [[NebulousEvilOrganization Foundation X]] and wishes to use the power of the Astro Switches and the Core Medals from the future to become an all-powerful being. He will do absolutely anything to accomplish this, while taking a sick glee in rubbing his advantage in the faces of his enemies whenever he gets the chance. He essentially kills Gentaro's girlfriend, Nadeshiko for the SOLU she's composed of, and then rubs that fact in Gentaro's face. He also had no problem killing anyone that gets in his way without an ounce of remorse, or creating clones of all the Greeed and Sonozaki Dopants for his own evil purposes of ruling all of humanity.

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** ''[[Film/KamenRiderXKamenRiderFourzeAndOOOMovieWarMegaMax Movie War Megamax]]'' : Megamax]]'': [[BigBad Lem Kannagi]]/[[AGodAmI Super Galaxy King]] is a member of the insidious [[NebulousEvilOrganization Foundation X]] and wishes to use the power of the Astro Switches and the Core Medals from the future to become an all-powerful being. He will do absolutely anything to accomplish this, while taking a sick glee in rubbing his advantage in the faces of his enemies whenever he gets the chance. He essentially kills Gentaro's girlfriend, Nadeshiko for the SOLU she's composed of, and then rubs that fact in Gentaro's face. He also had no problem killing anyone that gets in his way without an ounce of remorse, or creating clones of all the Greeed and Sonozaki Dopants for his own evil purposes of ruling all of humanity.


** ''Movie War Megamax'' : [[BigBad Lem Kannagi]]/[[AGodAmI Super Galaxy King]] is a member of the insidious [[NebulousEvilOrganization Foundation X]] and wishes to use the power of the Astro Switches and the Core Medals from the future to become an all-powerful being. He will do absolutely anything to accomplish this, while taking a sick glee in rubbing his advantage in the faces of his enemies whenever he gets the chance. He essentially kills Gentaro's girlfriend, Nadeshiko for the SOLU she's composed of, and then rubs that fact in Gentaro's face. He also had no problem killing anyone that gets in his way without an ounce of remorse, or creating clones of all the Greeed and Sonozaki Dopants for his own evil purposes of ruling all of humanity.

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** ''Movie ''[[Film/KamenRiderXKamenRiderFourzeAndOOOMovieWarMegaMax Movie War Megamax'' Megamax]]'' : [[BigBad Lem Kannagi]]/[[AGodAmI Super Galaxy King]] is a member of the insidious [[NebulousEvilOrganization Foundation X]] and wishes to use the power of the Astro Switches and the Core Medals from the future to become an all-powerful being. He will do absolutely anything to accomplish this, while taking a sick glee in rubbing his advantage in the faces of his enemies whenever he gets the chance. He essentially kills Gentaro's girlfriend, Nadeshiko for the SOLU she's composed of, and then rubs that fact in Gentaro's face. He also had no problem killing anyone that gets in his way without an ounce of remorse, or creating clones of all the Greeed and Sonozaki Dopants for his own evil purposes of ruling all of humanity.

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