STAR WARS

A LONG, LONG TIME AGO, IN A GALAXY, FAR, FAR AWAY...

RECONSTRUCTION LEGACY: (TV)TROPES

CHARACTERS



ATTHILIKE

  • Beneath Suspicion: her, kill a Dark Councillor? But she's a slave!
  • Insurrectionist Inheritor


  • BRIDER SURRISS, BAR'SENTHOR

  • All-Loving Hero
  • Befriending the Enemy
  • Big Good
  • Chronic Hero Syndrome
  • Dudley Do-Right Stops to Help
  • Fascinating Eyebrow
  • Friendly Enemy
  • Healing Hands
  • Honour Before Reason
  • Incorruptible Pure Pureness
  • Keep the Reward
  • Light 'em Up
  • Loved by All
  • Offering a Hand
  • Power Glows
  • Reluctant Warrior
  • Respected by the Respected
  • Sheathe Your Sword
  • Silly Rabbit, Cynicism Is for Losers!
  • To Win Without Fighting


  • DARTH MARR

  • Balls of Steel
  • Dark Lord on Life Support
  • Deadpan Snarker
  • The Faceless
  • Loafing in Full Costume
  • Punch a Wall
  • Reasonable Authority Figure


  • JOHQAI

  • Big Brother Instinct
  • Breaking the Cycle of Bad Parenting: he has a great relationship with some of his family, but he's determined to keep his little girl away from becoming a cog in the oppressive wheels of the Empire like he did.
  • Dare to be Badass
  • Knight Templar Big Brother: to Mako.
  • Muggle Born of Mages
  • Shed the Family Name: He doesn't want his family name to be associated with a bounty hunter, so he doesn't use it.


  • LORD BROODIUS THE BROODY

  • Clear Their Name: a driving factor behind a lot of her story is to clear Quinn's name of what happened with (former) Moff Broysc.
  • Desk Sweep of Rage
  • Facial Dialogue
  • Lady of War
  • Never Learned to Talk
  • Psychic Nosebleed
  • Silent Snarker
  • Shock And Awe: as befits a Sith Sorcerer, one of her signature moves in battle is to conjure lightning.
  • The Speechless: she's nonverbal.
  • Violently Protective Girlfriend


  • MALAVAI QUINN

  • Badass Bureaucrat
  • Broken-System Dogmatist: to begin with.
  • Consummate Professional
  • Deadpan Snarker
  • Desk Jockey
  • The Men First
  • My Country, Right or Wrong
  • Paperworkaholic
  • Reassigned to Antarctica
  • The Strategist
  • Translator Buddy: for Broodius.


  • SANEWSO

  • Cutting the Electronic Leash
  • Screw This I'm Outta Here: the Empire.


  • SATELE SHAN

  • The Archmage
  • Big Good
  • Pure Energy
  • When She Smiles


  • THERON SHAN

  • Muggle Born of Mages
  • The Unchosen One


  • VETTE

  • Translator Buddy: for Broodius.
  • Voice for the Voiceless: for Broodius.


  • DARTH VOWRAWN

  • Badass Bureaucrat
  • Blood Magic
  • Camp Gay: "I'm... fashionably laahte."
  • Cast from Hit Points
  • *Crack!* "Oh, my back!"
  • The Dandy
  • Doting Grandparent: he adores Shaar's apprentices, and showers them with favours.
  • Gentleman and a Scholar
  • Gentleman Snarker
  • Gentleman Wizard
  • Heal It with Blood
  • Man of Wealth and Taste
  • Noodle Implements
  • The Patriarch
  • Pretender Diss: he has some pretty strong feelings about humans who brag of Tsis descent.
  • Red Sky, Take Warning: as the sun rises on Korriban, the sky turning from purple to bright red, at Shaar's funeral, we see Vowrawn vowing revenge on Baras.
  • Sarcastic Clapping
  • Screw Politeness, I'm A Senior!
  • Some Of My Best Friends Are X: rightfully chewed out by Atthilike for this.
  • Species Loyalty
  • Stereotype Reaction Gag: Several times. He likes to pull this on people.
  • Squishy Wizard


  • QET

  • Extremely Protective Child
  • Inadequate Inheritor
  • Satellite Character
  • Tuck and Cover




  • DYNAMICS



    ATTHILIKE & VOWRAWN

  • Calling the Old Man Out
  • Evil Parents Want Good Kids
  • Historical Longevity Joke: on more than one occaision, Atthilike 'assumes' that Vowrawn was around for various historical events millenia in the past.
  • Preacher's Kid: Vowrawn is a cultural leader among traditionalist Tsis, as an elder practicing Kissai, and Atthilike sometimes struggles to understand the ramifications or expectations of this.
  • Unexpected Successor


  • ATTHILIKE & QET

  • Bash Brothers


  • BARAS & VOWRAWN

  • Attack the Injury
  • Arson, Murder, & Admiration
  • It's Personal
  • Mocking the Mourner: not only does Baras revel in Vowrawn's grief and fear at Lord Shaar's death, he mocks it before the entire Dark Council.
  • "The Reason You Suck" Speech


  • BROODIUS & MALAVAI

  • Desk Sweep of Passion
  • Unequal Pairing


  • MARR & VOWRAWN

  • Cry Into Chest
  • Masculine–Feminine Gay Couple: Marr's masculine, Vowrawn's feminine.
  • You Called Me X, It Must Be Serious: When Marr speaks part of Vowrawn's true name out loud for the first time in decades.
  • Vitriolic Best Buds


  • THERON & JOHQAI

  • "Not So Different" Remark: Theron is from the Republic, and Johqai is from the Empire, but they're both beings who aren't Force-Sensitive when they were expected to be.


  • THERON & SATELE

  • A Mistake Is Born
  • Smile of Approval
  • Recessive Super Genes


  • SHAAR & VOWRAWN

  • Allegience Affirmation: they both confirm with each other they're not planning on a 'traditional inheritence'.
  • The Consigliere
  • Dead Sidekick


  • QET & VOWRAWN

  • Battle Buttler
  • The Caretaker
  • The Champion
  • Cloudcuckoolander's Minder
  • Force and Finesse
  • Gleeful and Grumpy Pairing
  • My Master, Right or Wrong
  • Odd Friendship
  • Servile Snarker
  • Sensitive Guy and Manly Man
  • Straight Man and Wise Guy
  • Student–Master Team
  • Sword and Sorcerer

  • GENERAL/PLOT



  • Androcles' Lion
  • Bad Powers, Good People: deconstructed.
  • Because You Were Nice To Me
  • Big, Screwed-Up Family
  • Boogie Knights
  • Blood Is Squicker in Water
  • Contagious Heroism
  • Cycle of Revenge
  • Evil Will Fail
  • Family of Choice
  • Good Feels Good
  • Light/Darkness Juxtaposition
  • Machiavelli Was Wrong
  • Oppose What You Suffered
  • The Power of Family
  • The Power of Friendship
  • True Companions
  • Revenge Is Not Justice


  • SOCIETIES & GROUPS



    EMPIRE

  • Fascist, But Inefficient
  • Kangaroo Court
  • Legalised Evil
  • State Sec


  • JEDI ORDER

  • Blue Is Heroic
  • Hope Bringer
  • Knight Errant
  • Martial Pacifist


  • TSIS/SITH (SPECIES)

  • Never Speak Ill of the Dead
  • Dying Race
  • Generational Magic Decline
  • Racial Remnant
  • The Sacred Darkness
  • Superpowerful Genetics
  • Van Helsing Hate Crimes: victims thereof. Possibly. It's complicated.


  • SITH (ORGANISATION)

  • Academy of evil: the Acacemy.
  • The Beserker
  • Boarding School of Horrors: the Acedemy on Korriban. It has an eighty-seven percent mortality rate, and those that survive are heavily traumatised.
  • The Chain of Harm
  • Choke Holds
  • Evil Colonialist
  • Galactic Conqueror
  • Klingon Promotion: generally practiced.
  • The Magocracy: it's called the Sith Empire.
  • Military School: the Academy.
  • Neck Lift
  • Trapped in Villainy
  • Red Eyes, Take Warning


  • NAVIGATION

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