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Basic Trope: A robot that seems to have a device for anything it encounters

  • Straight: Omnitron is a sentient robot that's capable of pulling out any number of weird devices to save the day, even if they don’t seemingly fit in its chest or seem to have no other purpose.
  • Exaggerated: Omnitron is basically omnipotent, and can pull entire planets or black holes out of its chest if necessary.
  • Downplayed: Omnitron has a large number of general functions and tools, but they can all obviously fit within it’s body and they are things that are genetic useful rather than specifc or superpowers (lights, fire extinguishers, crowbars, towels…)
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  • Justified: Omnitron is filled with nanomachines and a Matter Replicator, and thus can just print anything he needs.
  • Inverted:
  • Subverted: Omnitron opens up…to reveal insides filled with wires and general mechanical parts, rather than a new invention.
  • Double Subverted: Omnitron then reaches in, and pulls out a BFG as big as it is.
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  • Zig Zagged: ???
  • Averted: Omnitron if not filled with any abnomal devices for a robot with his job description, instead settling for typical robotic ablates like internet connection and Super Strength
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  • Enforced: “We keep writing ourselves into corners… Maybe Omnitron could do something?
  • Lampshaded:
    • This situation is perfectly suited to one of my functions, as are all situations.
    • “What can’t Omnitron do? No, seriously, what is there that it can’t do, that question wasn’t rhetorical..."
  • Invoked: As it’s designer doesn’t know what strange things Omnitron could encounter in its career as a superhero sidekick, he made sure to pack him with as many useful devices as will fit in the hopes that at least ONE of them will be useful in a complex world of jet-powered apes and time travel.
  • Exploited: Emperor Evulz kidnaps Omnitron and forces it to poke at an alien device, knowing that something the robot can do will help him open it.
  • Defied: ???
  • Discussed: “I cannot perform that function. What do you think I am - some type of Swiss army knife?
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  • Conversed: And Omnitron saves the day via a literal Deus ex Machina again…

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