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Basic Trope: Manipulation of metal as a power.

  • Straight: Cooper can conjure a suit of steel armor and use his powers to negate it's weight, improving his durability.
  • Exaggerated: By pressing his palms into the ground, he can draw over a hundred tons of white-hot metal from the planet's mantle and shoot it up through the crust and into a hapless opponent, and/or cool it down and convert it into any shape he can imagine, and even a gigantic, sentient golem of metal.
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  • Downplayed: Cooper is restricted to using magnetism to move iron, cobalt, nickel and derivatives.
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  • Inverted: Metal within a few meters of Cooper rusts almost instantly.
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  • Enforced: The series in question attempts to avert use of the most traditional elements.
  • Lampshaded: "No. This is what you call 'ironic'."
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  • Exploited: Kill It with Water or Shock and Awe, where Elemental Rock–Paper–Scissors is in effect.
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