This is what happens when a character normally on the side of good or neutral has a drop in morality. The character will ho back to normal at the end of the episode.

Contrast with Face-Heel Turn, Jumping Off the Slippery Slope, and Heel-Face Turn.

Compare with Jerkass Ball. See Compressed Vice for temporary problems not involving villainy.

Anime and Manga

Comic Books


Live Action TV

  • This happened to the Halliwell sisters a lot in Charmed. One episode had all of them turn evil.

Proffesional Wrestling

Video Games

Web Comics

Web Originals

Western Animation

  • In the 2003 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series it happened on occasion. It hit Donatello during the "Good Genes" arc, all the Turtles in "Identity Crisis", Casey in "Karate Schooled" and April in "the Ring.
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