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Advice for the Evil Overlord:
I will not send out battalions composed wholly of robots or skeletons against heroes who have qualms about killing living beings.
Advice for the Starship Captain:
If my ship is constantly being bugged, robbed, invaded, or taken over, I will replace my security officer, no matter how cool a character he is.
Advice for the Bad Auxiliary Character (Evil Henchman):
If the hero gives you a chance to surrender or flee, take it.
Advice for the Good Auxiliary Character (Innocent Bystander):
If your Mom or Dad is an eccentric researcher, insist that they teach you their specialty so you can duplicate their research if the need arises, and exercise some restraint on their schemes should they become mad.
Further Evil (Advice on Ultimate Weapons/Spells):
I will not use area-effect, mind-altering spells as a long-term solution to civil unrest, because (a.) They wear off, or the subjects gain or breed immunity, and the population I made to love me will inevitably hate me; and (b.) Outsiders not susceptible to the initial spell will quickly become suspicious, and try to Do Something about my subjects' mindless happiness.

Murphy's Laws of Combat:

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