The interesting thought about the word overcome is that it can either mean succumb or conquer. In life, a person is destined to experience one or the other at a certain time in life. The dual nature of this word makes it a unique tattoo for the literary man.
Of course, the lettering style of a literal tattoo makes the visual impression.
A tattoo like this requires going beyond the font. The often undetected discovery of this word overcome is its composition of eight letters. What could be more great than the number eight representing infinity as well as all that is good in the universe? Seems like a man with this tattoo has luck by his side. This seems like an attractive idea to succumb to in order to conquer any obstacle in life.
In regards to going back to the visual aspect of an overcome tattoo, personalization is an important factor. Fonts convey hidden messages of in terms of style. A man can show his strength with strong bold letters or show a more regal side with script type fonts. The man sets his mood.
A tattoo like this provides more bang for the buck. It is perfect for the versatile man. It is an awesome conversation starter. This tattoo is also a good uplifter during hard times. Also, add a little luck and this literal tattoo starts to make a man feel invincible. There is power behind words. This tattoo is a prime example of that power.