History Characters / BatenKaitos

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* ActionGirl: In the beginning, she starts out more competent than Kalas. Later, she rescues everyone on her own.
* BadassPrincess [[spoiler: Actually, she is more of a ''Badass Queen''.]]



* WarriorPrincess: [[spoiler: Actually, she is more of a ''Warrior Queen''.]]



* ActionGirl: She's a martial arts master and an ex-soldier, so you know she's got mad skills. And she puts them to great use.



* DarkActionGirl: She's the only female on the empire's side that poses a serious threat.



* TheSmurfettePrinciple: The only girl of the three.

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* TheSmurfettePrinciple: The She's the only girl of female on the three.
empire's side that poses a serious threat.



* ActionGirl: You wouldn't tell just by looking at her, but Milly ''loves'' jumping into battle and tearing shit up.
* BadassAdorable: Anyone who says Milly isn't cute is a filthy liar.

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* ActionGirl: You wouldn't tell just by looking at her, but Milly ''loves'' jumping into battle and tearing shit up.
* BadassAdorable: Anyone who says Milly isn't cute is a filthy liar. And while you wouldn't tell just by looking at her, but Milly ''loves'' jumping into battle and tearing shit up.
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* BigGood: To Sagi, also serving as MissionControl. [[spoiler: Subverted ''hard'' when his true colors come out.]]

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* BigGood: To Sagi, also serving as MissionControl. [[spoiler: Subverted ''hard'' when his true colors come out.]]
10th Aug '17 2:15:21 PM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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* FakeBoss: [[spoiler: Set up as the BigBad of the Imperial plot, until Verus turns out to be a BiggerBad.]]

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* FakeBoss: [[spoiler: Set up as the BigBad of the Imperial plot, until Verus turns out to be a BiggerBad.this.]]
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* StartOfDarkness: [[spoiler: TheStinger in ''Origins'']].

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* StartOfDarkness: [[spoiler: TheStinger The very last scene in ''Origins'']].''Origins.'' The senate elects an emotionally unstable Geldoblame emperor out of desperation. Geldoblame promptly orders his men to find the End Magnus, and tells them to "Bring me Georg!", thereby setting off the chain of events that would lead to ''Eternal Wings''. The scene ends with the once reserved Geldoblame laughing like a madman.]]
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* AGodAmI: [[spoiler:After receiving the power of the End Magnus, and then much, much later, during the ending]].

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* AGodAmI: [[spoiler:After [[spoiler: After receiving the power of the End Magnus, and then much, much later, during the ending]].



* DoomedByCanon: [[spoiler: In ''Origins''. Until the end, it's easy to forget that this kind, helpful person is doomed to become a power mad dictator, get used by Melodia as a puppet before ultimately getting killed off in the first game before the second act properly begins.]]

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* DoomedByCanon: [[spoiler: In ''Origins''. Until the end, it's easy to forget that this kind, helpful person is doomed to become a power mad dictator, [[spoiler: get used by Melodia as a puppet before ultimately getting killed off in the first game before the second act properly begins.]]begins]].



* :GoMadFromTheRevelation / VillainousBreakdown: [[spoiler: ''Twice''. The first canonical one in ''Origins,'' where he goes off the deep end after Verus reveals himself. The other one, in ''EWLO'', after Vrus reveals his true colors, when he appears again, he's arguably even ''more'' nuts than before. Just listen to him!]]

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* :GoMadFromTheRevelation / VillainousBreakdown: [[spoiler: ''Twice''. The first canonical one in ''Origins,'' where he goes off the deep end after [[spoiler: Verus reveals himself. himself.]] The other one, in ''EWLO'', is at the end of the game, long after Vrus [[spoiler: Melodia reveals his her true colors, when he appears again, he's colors.]] He's arguably even ''more'' nuts than before. Just listen to him!]]him!



* OneWingedAngel: [[spoiler: After exposing himself to the power of all five End Magnus, he becomes a hideous mutated blob thing.

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* OneWingedAngel: [[spoiler: After exposing himself to the power of all five End Magnus, he becomes a hideous mutated blob thing.]]



* StartOfDarkness: [[spoiler:TheStinger in ''Origins'']].

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* StartOfDarkness: [[spoiler:TheStinger [[spoiler: TheStinger in ''Origins'']].
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* DoomedByCanon: [[spoiler: In ''Origins''. Until the end, it's easy to forget that this kind, helpful person is doomed to become a power mad dictator, get used by Melodia as a puppet before ultimately getting killed off.]]

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* DoomedByCanon: [[spoiler: In ''Origins''. Until the end, it's easy to forget that this kind, helpful person is doomed to become a power mad dictator, get used by Melodia as a puppet before ultimately getting killed off.off in the first game before the second act properly begins.]]



* JigglePhysics: [[spoiler:His OneWingedAngel form.]] [[{{Squick}} Oh god.]]

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* JigglePhysics: [[spoiler:His OneWingedAngel form.mutated form after using the End Magnus on himself.]] [[{{Squick}} Oh god.]]



** [[spoiler:If you can't get a Spirit Attack magnus in the final fight, you have to wear down 15,000 HP, the second highest in the game.]]

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** [[spoiler:If you can't get a Spirit Attack magnus Magnus in the final fight, you have to wear down 15,000 HP, the second highest in the game.]]



%%* [[spoiler:OneWingedAngel]]
%%* [[spoiler:PostFinalBoss]]

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%%* [[spoiler:OneWingedAngel]]
%%* [[spoiler:PostFinalBoss]]
* OneWingedAngel: [[spoiler: After exposing himself to the power of all five End Magnus, he becomes a hideous mutated blob thing.
* PostFinalBoss: In the first game, he briefly comes back for one ''very'' easy boss fight that's almost impossible to lose.



* [[spoiler:UnwittingPawn: To Melodia in ''EWLO'' and to Verus in ''Origins''.]]
%%* YesMan: In ''Orginis''.

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* [[spoiler:UnwittingPawn: To Melodia UnwittingPawn: Geldoblame in ''EWLO'' both games ends up manipulated by people he trusted. In ''Origins,'' he finds out that he has been nothing but a pawn to [[spoiler: Quaestor Verus, a man he respected and admired,]] which leads to Verus his mental breakdown and StartOfDarkness. Twenty years later, Geldoblame, now an insane tyrant, is ''once again'' deceived and betrayed, this time by [[spoiler: ''Melodia,'' of all people, who used him to bring back the wicked god. This time, it results in ''Origins''.his inglorious death.]]
%%* * YesMan: In ''Orginis''.
''Origins'' to Quaestor Verus. If you examine the shelves in his room, you will find a hidden scrapbook Geldoblame made dedicated solely to the Quaestor.
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* AmbiguouslyGay: In ''Origins'', he keeps a scrapbook dedicated to Verus and [[spoiler:takes Verus' betrayal [[StartOfDarkness VERY badly]], almost as a spurned lover]], and has some generally effiminate mannerisms. In ''Eternal Wings'', his bedroom is filled with children's toys and heart pillows and has a generally pink theme.
* DiscOneFinalBoss: [[spoiler: Appears barely a few hours into the second disc. [[SpoiledByTheFormat Whoops.]]]]
%%* DoomedByCanon: [[spoiler: In ''Origins''.]]
%%* TheEmperor

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* AmbiguouslyGay: In ''Origins'', he keeps a scrapbook dedicated to Verus and [[spoiler:takes Verus' betrayal [[StartOfDarkness VERY badly]], badly, almost as a spurned lover]], and has some generally effiminate effeminate mannerisms. In ''Eternal Wings'', his bedroom is filled with children's toys and heart pillows and has a generally pink theme.
* DiscOneFinalBoss: [[spoiler: Appears Is defeated barely a few hours into the second disc. [[SpoiledByTheFormat Whoops.]]]]
%%* DoomedByCanon: [[spoiler: In ''Origins''.
disc, thereby quickly revealing that he isn't the main villain at all.]]
%%* TheEmperor* DoomedByCanon: [[spoiler: In ''Origins''. Until the end, it's easy to forget that this kind, helpful person is doomed to become a power mad dictator, get used by Melodia as a puppet before ultimately getting killed off.]]
* TheEmperor: In the first game. The prequel reveals how he became emperor in the first place, as well as his StartOfDarkness.



* [[spoiler:GoMadFromTheRevelation / VillainousBreakdown: ''Twice''. The first canonical one in Origins, where he goes off the deep end after Verus reveals himself. The other one, in ''EWLO'', after TheReveal, when he appears again, he's arguably even ''more'' nuts than before. Just listen to him!]]

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* [[spoiler:GoMadFromTheRevelation :GoMadFromTheRevelation / VillainousBreakdown: [[spoiler: ''Twice''. The first canonical one in Origins, ''Origins,'' where he goes off the deep end after Verus reveals himself. The other one, in ''EWLO'', after TheReveal, Vrus reveals his true colors, when he appears again, he's arguably even ''more'' nuts than before. Just listen to him!]]
10th Jul '17 8:40:27 PM drac0blade
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[[spoiler: After ''Origins'', it is now implied that she is Sagi and Milly's daughter, the two having gone to Mira at the end of the game seeking asylum under Duke Calbren. Her hair color, which is the same color as Sagi's after she is redeemed, and her resemblance to Milly further support this possibility.]]

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[[spoiler: After ''Origins'', it is now implied ''Origins'' implies that she is Sagi and Milly's daughter, the two having gone to Mira at the end of the game seeking asylum under Duke Calbren. Her hair color, which is the same color as Sagi's after she is redeemed, and her resemblance to Milly further support this possibility.]]



[[spoiler:Guillo wasn't too far off when it said it didn't trust her...she's Baelheit's daughter, planted in the party to serve as TheMole; however, her newfound freedom changed her, and she never gave Baelheit anything useful against Sagi. After she confesses, Sagi forgives her and lets her stay in the party.]]

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[[spoiler:Guillo wasn't too far off when it said it didn't trust her...she's Baelheit's daughter, planted in the party to serve as TheMole; a mole; however, her newfound freedom changed her, and she never gave Baelheit anything useful against Sagi. After she confesses, Sagi forgives her and lets her stay in the party.]]



%%* BerserkButton: Lolo.



%%* BoisterousBruiser
* TheBigGirl and TheChick: She shakes up Sagi and Guillo's in-game two-man band dynamic and also serves as their emotional centre. In-battle, she also seems to get ''very'' into it.

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%%* BoisterousBruiser
* BoisterousBruiser: Very much so. She introduces herself by cheerfully butting in Sagi and Guilo's fight to help them out.
* TheBigGirl and TheChick: She shakes up Sagi and Guillo's in-game two-man band dynamic and also serves as their emotional centre.center. In-battle, she also seems to get ''very'' into it.



%%* CuteBruiser

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%%* CuteBruiser* CuteBruiser: As cute as she is boisterous.



* FaceDeathWithDignity: [[spoiler: When she realizes she's going to have to make a HeroicSacrifice for Sagi, she gets very calm. Ultimately, it's subverted; Guillo steals it, and Milly breaks down crying afterward]].

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* FaceDeathWithDignity: [[spoiler: When she realizes she's going to have to make a HeroicSacrifice sacrifice herself for Sagi, she gets very calm. Ultimately, it's subverted; Guillo steals it, and Milly breaks down crying afterward]].



%%* [[RebelliousPrincess Rebellious Aristocrat]]
* ShelteredAristocrat: It's how she introduces herself to Sagi and Guillo, even- a sheltered upper-class girl wanting to see the world she was sheltered away from.
%%* ShowgirlSkirt

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%%* * [[RebelliousPrincess Rebellious Aristocrat]]
Aristocrat]]: Claims that this is why she joins up with Sagi out of the blue. The truth is a bit more complicated.
* ShelteredAristocrat: It's how she introduces herself to Sagi and Guillo, even- even -- a sheltered upper-class girl wanting to see the world she was sheltered hidden away from.
%%* ShowgirlSkirt* ShowgirlSkirt: It's not called to attention, but it is noticeable.
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* [[spoiler:HeroicSacrifice]]: [[spoiler: Intentionally steps into a trap in the collapsing Tarazed to allow Sagi and Milly to escape.

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* [[spoiler:HeroicSacrifice]]: HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler: Intentionally steps into a trap in the collapsing Tarazed to allow Sagi and Milly to escape.]]



%%* TheLancer ''and'' TheSmartGuy

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%%* TheLancer ''and'' TheSmartGuy* TheLancer: To Sagi, who Guilo has known since Sagi was young. They've been pretty much inseparable sense.



%%* NoBiologicalSex

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%%* NoBiologicalSex* NoBiologicalSex: An gender-less puppet with no biological functions. On top of that, it technically has two voices; see VoiceOfTheLegion below.



%%* RubberMan

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%%* RubberMan* RubberMan: Not literally made of rubber, but sure looks it in some of its animations.
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Savyna is also present in Origins, the only other one of the original party we get to see the past of. [[spoiler:Savyna is [[SmugSnake Shannath's]] daughter, strongly giving off vibes of a CreepyChild as she spends all of her time following him around, idly playing with a ball and a BrokenSmile permanently plastered on her face, [[DissonantSerenity even when she sits with her dying father after Sagi is done with him, and even when she faces almost certain death at a berserk paramachina's hands.]] She also happens to be the one sending all those unsigned letters Sagi keeps getting, which all keep referring only to "Dear Somebody".]] Before the endgame, [[spoiler:she sends one final letter where she expresses her desire for power to avenge her father, setting Savyna up for the sequel BK.]]

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Savyna is also present in Origins, the only other one of the original party we get to see the past of. [[spoiler:Savyna is [[SmugSnake Shannath's]] Shannath's daughter, strongly giving off vibes of a CreepyChild as she spends all of her time following him around, idly playing with a ball and a BrokenSmile permanently plastered on her face, [[DissonantSerenity even when she sits with her dying father after Sagi is done with him, and even when she faces almost certain death at a berserk paramachina's hands.]] She also happens to be the one sending all those unsigned letters Sagi keeps getting, which all keep referring only to "Dear Somebody".]] Somebody."]] Before the endgame, [[spoiler:she sends one final letter where she expresses her desire for power to avenge her father, setting Savyna up for the sequel BK.sequel.]]



* {{Irony}}: [[spoiler:She witnessed her father die right before her very eyes, which made her bitter and filled her with want for power, developing resentment for Sagi, his killer. Twenty years later, now an adult, she ends up being pretty much responsible for doing the very same to another kid. [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone The realization of this is what horrifies Savyna to the point she starts doubting herself,]] culminating in her leaving the Empire after witnessing Kalas and Fee escaping from Giacomo's attack.]]

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* {{Irony}}: [[spoiler:She witnessed her father die right before her very eyes, which made her bitter and filled her with want for power, developing resentment for Sagi, his killer.killer (assuming the storyline where Sagi kills him is cannon, of course). Twenty years later, now an adult, she ends up being pretty much responsible for doing the very same to another kid. [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone The realization of this is what horrifies Savyna to the point she starts doubting herself,]] culminating in her leaving the Empire after witnessing Kalas and Fee escaping from Giacomo's attack.]]



* TroublingUnchildlikeBehavior: [[spoiler:Her final letter to "somebody" expresses a desire for power so she can kill Sagi, assuming the player opted to kill him with a sword. She's 'five'.]]
* TykeBomb: [[spoiler: Implied to have become this after Sagi kills Shannath.]]

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* TroublingUnchildlikeBehavior: [[spoiler:Her final letter to "somebody" expresses a desire for power so she can kill Sagi, assuming the player opted to kill him with a sword. She's 'five'.]]
'five.']]
* TykeBomb: [[spoiler: Implied to have become this after Sagi kills Shannath.Shannath, which further implies that the player choosing to finish Shannath off is the cannon version.]]



[[spoiler:Turns out he is not the real BigBad. The one behind Geldoblame in the scheme is actually Melodia, who also passed him the Che End Magnus when Kalas slipped it to her in Parnasse. Once Geldoblame obtained all the End Magnus, he bathed in their combined light, which transformed him into a hideous monster. After battling with him, TheReveal ensues, and Geldoblame is shot into the depths of the Lava Caves, presumably dying. As it turns out, he somehow became one with the Earth, which allowed him to reappear at the end of the game in an attempt to devour Kalas and Xelha. After his final defeat, Geldoblame is gone for good, and the Ocean is then released.]]

In ''Origins'', Geldoblame is almost nothing like his incarnation of 20 years later. He has a slim figure, does not wear make-up, is kind and helpful and above all, he is not Emperor. In fact, he is a servant of Quaestor Verus. Geldoblame introduces himself into the story by appearing to help Sagi and Guillo escape their pursuers. Leaving with an invitation to go to Verus, he leaves. From then on, he is almost always seen in the company of Verus. Geldoblame doesn't do much after that besides providing his own two cents every now and then, but he does give you more Blank Magnus as the story progresses. Of course, [[spoiler:once the TheReveal of Verus ensues, Geldoblame's sanity rapidly deteriorates to the point that he arguably reaches the same level of insanity he possesses in ''EWLO''. So much for being a good guy.]]

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[[spoiler:Turns [[spoiler: Turns out he is not the real BigBad.big bad. The one behind Geldoblame in the scheme is actually Melodia, who also passed him the Che End Magnus when Kalas slipped it to her in Parnasse. Once Geldoblame obtained all the End Magnus, he bathed in their combined light, which transformed him into a hideous monster. After battling with him, TheReveal ensues, Melodia and Kalas reveal themselves, and Geldoblame is shot into the depths of the Lava Caves, presumably dying. As it turns out, he somehow became one with the Earth, which allowed him to reappear at the end of the game in an attempt to devour Kalas and Xelha. After his final defeat, Geldoblame is gone for good, and the Ocean is then released.]]

In ''Origins'', Geldoblame is almost nothing like his incarnation of 20 years later. He has a slim figure, does not wear make-up, is kind and helpful and above all, he is not Emperor. In fact, he is a servant of Quaestor Verus. Geldoblame introduces himself into the story by appearing to help Sagi and Guillo escape their pursuers. Leaving pursuers, leaving them with an invitation to go to Verus, he leaves.Verus. From then on, he is almost always seen in the company of Verus. Geldoblame doesn't do much after that besides providing his own two cents every now and then, but he does give you more Blank Magnus as the story progresses. Of course, [[spoiler:once the TheReveal of Verus ensues, reveals his true nature, Geldoblame's sanity rapidly deteriorates to the point that he arguably reaches the same level of insanity he possesses in ''EWLO''. So much for being a good guy.]]



[[spoiler:After ''Origins'', it is now very heavily implied that she is Sagi and Milly's daughter, the two having gone to Mira at the end of the game seeking asylum under Duke Calbren. Her hair color, which is the same color as Sagi's after she is redeemed, and her incredible resemblance to Milly further support this possibility.]]

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[[spoiler:After [[spoiler: After ''Origins'', it is now very heavily implied that she is Sagi and Milly's daughter, the two having gone to Mira at the end of the game seeking asylum under Duke Calbren. Her hair color, which is the same color as Sagi's after she is redeemed, and her incredible resemblance to Milly further support this possibility.]]



In ''Origins'', he is unseen as Mira remains phased out of existence for the duration of the game. In the ending, [[spoiler:the newly married]] Sagi and Milly [[spoiler:elope to]] go together to Mira, where they plan to ask Calbren to take them in.

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In ''Origins'', he is unseen as Mira remains phased out of existence for the duration of the game. In the ending, [[spoiler:the newly married]] Sagi and Milly [[spoiler:elope to]] go together to [[spoiler:elope]] and leave for Mira, where they plan to ask Calbren to take them in.



%%* [[spoiler: AndThenJohnWasAZombie]]

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%%* * AndThenJohnWasAZombie: [[spoiler: AndThenJohnWasAZombie]]And then Sagi was an afterling, and his spirit is actually part of a god.]]



* BadassNormal: Nothing more than a sword and some magic. [[spoiler:Upgrades to EmpoweredBadassNormal after the Heart-to-Heart.]]

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* BadassNormal: Nothing more than a sword and some magic. [[spoiler:Upgrades to EmpoweredBadassNormal significantly after the Heart-to-Heart.]]



%%* [[CheerfulChild Cheerful Teenager]]

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%%* * [[CheerfulChild Cheerful Teenager]]Teenager]]: For the most part. For a guy who was an assassin, he's usually pretty upbeat, acting as TheHeart to his two friends.



* ElementalPowers: His finishers are mostly PlayingWithFire and AnIcePerson with a few odd variable-element attacks and one [[ShockAndAwe electrical]] attack early in the game. There's also one notable attack that incorporates [[spoiler:LightEmUp]].
* ForcedToWatch: [[spoiler: At the end of the game, when he's caught and immobilized by a heart-crushing machina trap, he's forced to watch his best friend and LoveInterest argue about who will make a HeroicSacrifice to free him]].

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* ElementalPowers: His finishers are mostly PlayingWithFire and AnIcePerson with a few odd variable-element attacks and one [[ShockAndAwe electrical]] attack early in the game. There's also one notable attack that incorporates [[spoiler:LightEmUp]].
LightEmUp.
* ForcedToWatch: [[spoiler: At the end of the game, when he's caught and immobilized by a heart-crushing machina trap, he's forced to watch his best friend and LoveInterest his love interest argue about who will make a HeroicSacrifice heroic sacrifice to free him]].



%%* HeavySleeper: A RunningGag.

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%%* * HeavySleeper: A RunningGag.



%%* KatanasAreJustBetter

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%%* KatanasAreJustBetter* KatanasAreJustBetter: And they're even better when they're as long as you are tall!



* MeaningfulName: 'Sagi' is the Japanese word for heron, but it can also mean 'fraud.' [[spoiler: [[SubvertedTrope It fits the Guardian Spirit more than it does Sagi.]]]]
%%* [[spoiler:MentalTimeTravel: Sort of.]]
* MommasBoy: A lot of his decisions are based on how they will affect his mother, and she often expresses that she wants him to start doing things to make himself happy. [[spoiler:[[UnstoppableRage And God help you if you hurt her...]]]]

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* MeaningfulName: 'Sagi' is the Japanese word for heron, but it can also mean 'fraud.' [[spoiler: [[SubvertedTrope It fits the Guardian Spirit more than it does Sagi.]]]]
%%* [[spoiler:MentalTimeTravel:
]]
* MentalTimeTravel:
Sort of.of. It later turns out that [[spoiler: he's not the one doing it.]]
* MommasBoy: A lot of his decisions are based on how they will affect his mother, and she often expresses that she wants him to start doing things to make himself happy. [[spoiler:[[UnstoppableRage [[spoiler: And God help you if you hurt her...]]]]]]



%%* [[YouGottaHaveBlueHair You Gotta Have Teal Hair]]

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%%* * [[YouGottaHaveBlueHair You Gotta Have Teal Hair]]
Hair]]: As can be seen in his character portraits. Incedently, his hair isn't far from Kalas' color.
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