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Metal 101- The Trophy Metal Girl by LusoSkav Metal 101- The Trophy Metal Girl by LusoSkav
DISCLAIMER ABOUT SEXISM ISSUES:
Since this has been coming up a lot lately and i get tired of repeating myself

-This is satire, not meant to offend in the first place, i really have no problem with any of these types of people here portrayed (except the guy in the pantera shirt cos he's a dick), i'm not judging, simply caricaturing;
-Most of these are male simply because most metalheads are male, that does not mean that a 'male' archetype cant be applied to a female metal fan.
-The female archetypes are portrayed as such because they are specifically female archetypes, non-applicable to males, and while they may seem 'insulting', they aren't meant to be any more insulting than any of the other ones, since i make fun of guys just as much as i make fun of girls.
-This is an ongoing series, and as thus, more archetypes are to come, females included, meaning that the female archetypes i come up with aren't all 'negative'

-If, after all of this you still choose to be offended and find this sexist, well, then that's beyond my grasp and you should just lower your political correctess-related sensitivity switch for a while and chill. I'm not really here to pander to or coddle those easily offended anyway.

Thank you

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I need to find some female archetype that can't be interpreted as derogatory or else people might start to think i'm sexist or something


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So, after a few years passing, and many, many metal shows attended, i couldn't help but to notice the diferent archetypes and demographics in the metalhead culture that i kept coming across.
And since i never saw any kind of descriptive charts that accurately portrayed the metal subculture i so dearly know and love, i decided to do it myself!

So, based on people that i know, people that i merely saw, often or not that often, and on blunt personal experience, i began scribbling out a few, and constructed many more in my mind, which is to say, that there will be quite a few before i'm done.

Also remember this is not meant to offend. It's all harmless satire, more often than not

So yes. Hope you enjoy Luso's Handy Guide to Metalheads
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Dennsylvania Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2014
Great series both creatively and satirically. I've definitely seen almost all of the archetypes. People need to learn to laugh at themselves and their own scenes. 
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rockhandprinces Featured By Owner May 12, 2014
apart from the "smoking hot" and "huge boyfriend" part this would be me ;) 
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Mors-Regis Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I'm sure I was under this category at times, regardless this is absolutely hilarious!
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doomrater Featured By Owner Mar 4, 2014
I found this making the rounds on Facebook and had to come to the source and fav it.  Amazing!  Also I need to get hulked so bad
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K-Jounin Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2014
I can't speak for everyone but ive met a quite a few girls like this, and many of them are actually quite nice people, but that's just my experience
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AerrowShapiro Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2014
I have a feeling that the guy representing the Power Metaller could be the candidate for the "huge hulking boyfriend", although some beg to differ.
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NinjaRed400 Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2014
I'd risk moshing with a girl like her :D
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FayesWings Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2013
I see these girls at EEEVERY show! whether it's because their boyfriend asked them to join them or because they listen to the band, they're always there! I love these series :D
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LusoSkav Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2013  Student General Artist
thank you! :):beer:
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EmeraldLycan Featured By Owner Oct 24, 2013
Symphonic metal girl?
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