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"Stand users never reveal their abilities! Even though we may be allies, to reveal your ability is to reveal your weakness!"

"Your Stand is like your asshole. You can't go around showing it off to other people."
Norisuke Higashikata IV, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: JoJolion

Stockman: That ploy might have worked against a lesser mechanoid, but as always, I'm one step ahead in my design work. In addition to the central power nodules, each component in my cyborg armor has its own internal backup power source! Hah!
Donnie: [approaches the Arm Cannon Leo previously sliced off] So, what you're saying is... this arm should still be fully functional, right? [levels it at Stockman]
Stockman: ...Oh no.

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Hamilton: Let me say this as clearly as I can. You cannot beat me. I am a part of them. The Wolf, Ram, and Hart. Their strength flows through my veins. My blood is filled with their ancient power.
Angel: [stands up, smirks] Can you pick out the one word there you probably shouldn't have said? [vamps out and bites Hamilton's neck, jumping back] Wow! You really are full of it.

"My ability is to release a bunch of jelly or jam or slime or something all out over my body, and that can be stuck on my opponent. I can turn myself into rubber, too. It's pretty damn awesome. This Handsome....my Handsome power, and my Temperance is stuck on you temporarily."
Rubber Soul, Vaguely Recalling JoJo: Jotaro's Journey

Blueblood: Stop that!
Rarity: Stop what?
Blueblood: Using dirty little tricks! You only injure me when you pull out some weird fake-out maneuver out of nowhere with that icky blood power! That spike didn’t even come from the disgusting pool that you have flying around! Where did it even come from!?
Rarity: Oh, are we sharing the secrets of our abilities now? I’ve seen this part of Rainbow Dash’s quaint Japanese cartoons. The characters do so love to talk about how their powers work in those shows. Sorry, darling, but I don’t think I want to tell you anything. Doesn’t strike me as a very smart thing to do. Of course if you want to tell me about your abilities, I’m all ears.
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