A literary trope is the use of figurative language – via word, phrase, or even an image – for artistic effect such as using a figure of speech. The word trope has also come to be used for describing commonly recurring literary and rhetorical devices, motifs or clichés in creative works. The term trope derives from the Greek τρόπος (tropos), “turn, direction, way”, derived from the verb τρέπειν (trepein), “to turn, to direct, to alter, to change.”
In LIBERATION TALES, I use a bunch of different devices called “tropes.” The word trope has also come to be used for describing commonly recurring literary and rhetorical devices, motifs, or clichés in creative works. This is a short list of some of the bigger tropes used during our games.
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Artistic License – Chemistry is constantly used in most situations with Doctor Edward E. Edwards.
The Big Red Button is a device used on the ship. It’s been used twice so far. Once for putting the engines into overdrive, and once to activate the bomb on the Whoop Chicken.