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She's often cute, almost to the point of twee. She's very affectionate, too. But she also has a grip like a mechanicle hydraulic press, and seems to want to be an article of clothing wrapped around the body of the guy she likes.
The word "yandere", a term that blossomed in the japanese languge, refers to a character who is crazy about someone else. Literally. Despite the anime-inspired name, this type of character is much, much older than that, as one of the earliest examples is the Mesopotamian goddess Ishtar.
The character almost always appears perfectly cute, Sweet and harmless on the surface... but underneath they may be obsessive, controlling, and sometimes just plain NUTS! No Wait.......Nuts does not even begin to cover how crazy this person is!
Woe to anyone who happens to be the object of their often genuine affection. Even more pity should be saved for anyone who gets in the way because this woman obsessive behavior and is amazingly unwilling to put up with any rivals.
This is to the point of Obilerating their rivals.
This is because of some kind of somekind of problem she faced ealier in her life rather than out of pure vileness.
In light hearted stories she manages to recover from whatever bothered her she finally will begin to win her lover's heart.
Sometimes they are a stalker who somehow joined the Heroes side, she becomes both willing to destroy their beloved to prevent other love interests from taking him and willing to destroy their competition so she can be closer to their loved one! She will do anything to make the Man she loves stay with her, and is very good at everything short of SCARING HIM TO DEATH
This is why her capablilties for blind destruction is HIGH.
This person can be used for drama and horror in the early stories.
However, it is used as comedy in the present.