Usually said character's true gender is being kept secret purposefully and they are a male Disguised in Drag or a female disguised as a male (sometimes even using a realistic mask or a Full-Body Disguise), but whether the misunderstanding was intentional or not, due to Rule of Drama, they A straight female might be shocked to realize that hot guy she's been daydreaming about was actually a woman.
It was founded by Carcass guitarist Michael Amott along with Johan Liiva, who were both originally from the influential death metal band Carnage.The band has released ten studio albums, three live albums, three video albums and four EPs.Almost always there is shock upon The Reveal, probably disappointment and maybe even disgust on the part of the character who was feeling the attraction, but usually the two characters can reconcile by the end and become friends. Other times it might not bother them, or after a period of consideration, they'll decide If It's You, It's Okay. In Real Life, "trans panic" can have violent or even lethal consequences, as numerous trans people (mainly trans women) have been physically or sexually assaulted, sometimes even murdered, when their genitals are revealed.
Compare with Shapeshifting Squick, Dude Looks Like a Lady, Lady Looks Like a Dude, Bifauxnen, Gender-Blender Name, Samus Is a Girl, Female Monster Surprise, and Incompatible Orientation. Contrast Jumping the Gender Barrier and She's a Man in Japan. Formerly called "Dropped A Bridget On Him", a play on the ) She's cute. Burning Bridges was released, and was soon followed by the live album Burning Japan Live 1999, which was initially a release limited to Japan, but later given worldwide distribution due to strong demand.During the touring-cycle for Burning Bridges, D'Angelo was temporarily replaced twice; first by Dick Lövgren (Meshuggah, ex-Armageddon) and then by Roger Nilsson (ex-Spiritual Beggars, Firebird, The Quill).We played that show and the next day they all came to my house and basically kicked me out of the band, spit in my face, locked me out of my emails – what a big fucking mess.For the next week I was in total panic mode trying to regain access to my accounts and in total shock that the band I had built for ten years – for more than a 3rd of my life at that point – was now stolen from me.She said, "Little did I know that during that [during White-Gluz' European tour with The Agonist], The Agonist were lying to my face and they were actually going behind my back trying to find someone to replace me.