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10th Jun, 2019 07:30:51 PM

I guess if we want to change it that sharply, might it be a TRS? Well, there should be a slot open.

Anyone agree with crazysamaritan?

11th Jun, 2019 05:29:59 AM

Looks like a supertrope to me. Not sure if anything needs a change.

11th Jun, 2019 07:54:57 AM

I think it's probably similar to the question about The Undead — it's a supertrope with enough subtropes that we don't have any examples atm that wouldn't be better placed elsewhere. And yeah, I don't know that it warrants a TRS. It seems to be working as intended.

11th Jun, 2019 09:22:40 AM

Low wick count isn't an issue if this is a very broad supertrope like The Undead. Based on what Fighteer said in the thread for The Undead, it seems that in this case, The Undead has too many wicks.

Edit: As I pointed out in my next post, it seems I jumped to conclusions on how the broadness is affecting the wick count.

Edited by GastonRabbit
11th Jun, 2019 09:31:39 AM

I'm not sure about that — in The Undead's case, it could be tropes linking to the supertrope because they do have all kinds of different undead in the setting, which I think could be an appropriate use.

Edited by Unsung
11th Jun, 2019 10:15:22 AM

^I checked the related tab and there are indeed a buttload of Main/ wicks that could either be subtropes or could potentially be combined with subtropes; so many that I had to scroll several times to reach the end of the list. The first wick listed for The Undead is A Nazi by Any Other Name; perhaps that trope could be combined with Nazi Zombies.

Edited by GastonRabbit
11th Jun, 2019 10:19:40 AM

Oh for sure. I didn't mean that none of them could need repairing, just that some could be legitimate and it could still be quite a high number.


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