His face is pale and slightly ghostly, and almost appears to have been wrapped in a type of gauze or cloth.his facial features are also an object of debate, and many people believe that his face looks different to each person, if it is seen at all.The Slender Man is an alleged paranormal figure purported to have been in existence for centuries, covering a large geographic area.Believers in the Slender Man tie his appearances in with many other legends around the world, including; Fear Dubh (or, The Dark Man) in Scotland, the Dutch Takkenmann (Branch Man), and the German legend of Der Großmann or Der Grosse Mann (the Tall Man).Even though Slender Man was fabricated on Something Awful forums (or was he? He is seen mostly at night peering into open windows and walks out in front of lone motorists on secluded roads.
See Foe Romance Subtext for the less explicit version of this, and Fatal Attraction when it's more dangerous. As the name indicates, this tends to be the gender dynamic of a male hero and a female villain (speculation as to why can be found on the Analysis page).Their different senses of morality will conveniently keep things from progressing too quickly and sometimes they won't move at all, since the character won't be as fun if they go straight. Compare Go-Karting with Bowser (when the relationship is platonic rather than romantic or sexual), Loves My Alter Ego (for similar relationships between heroes and bystanders), and Defecting for Love (which happens when the Catwoman decides to go straight after all).He is also able to create tendrils from his fingers and back that he uses to walk on in a similar fashion to Doctor Octopus.The superhuman stretching ability could also be seen as a similarity between himself and Mr. Whether he absorbs, kills, or merely takes his victims to an undisclosed location or dimension is also unknown as there are never any bodies or evidence left behind in his wake to deduce a definite conclusion.