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Basic trope: A character, usually male, whose main purpose is to appeal to female viewers.

  • Straight: Bob, a well-built guy in the series, is always seen topless/wearing a suit and tie.
  • Exaggerated: Bob is never seen wearing anything except cargo shorts.
  • Justified: Bob is sexy, and he knows it. Being a man, of course he's going to flaunt his physique at every chance.
  • Inverted: Ms. Fanservice
  • Subverted: ???
  • Double Subverted: ???
  • Parodied: Every time he walks into a room, Bob attracts a stare from every single women inside. He also lampshades it with a "Ladies, please, hold your orgasms."
  • Deconstructed: Bob ends up with an unwanted harem because of his physique, and decides to put on a bit of weight to lose them.
  • Reconstructed: But most of the girls leave when he tells them his plan, meaning he doesn't have to lose his physique.
  • Zig Zagged: ...right up until they hear that he abandoned the plan, and eventually find him again.
  • Averted: Bob always wears a suit and tie, even when fighting (which can still be seen as sexy).
  • Enforced: "We need more female views! Let's put in a guy they can fantasize about!"
  • Lampshaded: See Parodied.
  • Defied: "I may be sexy, but I ain't some object for women to gush over."
  • Conversed: "Wow, did they put Bob in solely to make other guys jealous?" "Nah-they did it to make to the fangirls of the series squee."
  • Discussed: "Bob, how do you stay warm without even a damn T-shirt?"
  • Played for Drama: Bob gets a female Stalker with a Crush halfway through the series. The stalker is mostly a nuisance fangirl, until she kills one of the other Love Interests out of jealousy/to try to impress Bob. Bob then has to find her before more women die, regretting that he didn't see this coming.

Back to Mr. Fanservice, ladies.

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