History Characters / No6

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* {{Fanon}}: Fanart of his "snake" spreading into his arms and both legs is common, but [[http://www.mangareader.net/no6/4/8 in fact]] only goes from his cheek (or neck in the novels) to his left ankle in a spiral.
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* BreakTheCutie: The series tries hard, but Shion is too much a of [[ThePollyanna Pollyanna]] to give in. [[spoiler: It does finally hit him, and ''hard'' on the Correctional Facility, but even then and probably thanks to his {{Cloudcuckoolander}} tendencies he manages to go back to his old self with little negative repercussions]]

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* BreakTheCutie: The series tries hard, but Shion is too much a of a [[ThePollyanna Pollyanna]] to give in. [[spoiler: It does finally hit him, and ''hard'' on the Correctional Facility, but even then and probably thanks to his {{Cloudcuckoolander}} tendencies he manages to go back to his old self with little negative repercussions]]



* [[spoiler:[[DidNotGetTheGirl Did Not Get The Guy Or Girl]]: Played with. Not only does Nezumi leaves him behind when the walls around No.6 come down, notwithstanding his disinterest in her as partner, his [[GayOption Het Option]] Safu AscendsToAHigherPlaneOfExistence. However, Nezumi and Shion ''did'' become the OfficialCouple, and Nezumi promises to come back to Shion eventually at the end of both the novels and the anime.]]

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* [[spoiler:[[DidNotGetTheGirl Did Not Get The Guy Or Girl]]: Girl]]]]: [[spoiler: Played with. Not only does Nezumi leaves him behind when the walls around No. 6 come down, notwithstanding his disinterest in her as a partner, his [[GayOption Het Option]] Safu AscendsToAHigherPlaneOfExistence. However, Nezumi and Shion ''did'' become the OfficialCouple, and Nezumi promises to come back to Shion eventually at the end of both the novels and the anime.]]



* LockedIntoStrangeness: After the wasp fails to emerge and kill him, his entire hair turns white and his eyes turn violet or red. However it doesn't happen right away, but over the time he is asleep afterwards. He also gains a [[GoodScarsEvilScars red snake-like mark curled around his body from his cheek to ankle]]. [[HoYay Not that Nezumi minds.]] He's a little freaked out by both changes and while he adapts quickly, he remains somewhat self-conscious about the "snake"
* [[spoiler: LoveMakesYouCrazy]]: [[spoiler:When Nezumi is threatened, Shion switches from sweet and naive to all-out rage or cold, rational and ''murderous.'']]
* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: He has a minor case of this any time he comes out of his {{Yandere}} outbursts. [[spoiler:Has a much more serious breakdown after killing a man who hurt Nezumi, but due to the extremely critical circumstances he manages to regain his cool rather quickly.]]
* MommasBoy: Well, his mom ''is'' Karan. Shion was raised solely by his mother and both of them are (happily) devoted to one another. That doesn't mean he is dependent on her though, and manages being away from her almost the entire story just fine.
* MoralityPet: For Nezumi. An unusual example in that he struggles with moral issues himself--[[spoiler: in fact, he becomes more willing to hurt others through his association with Nezumi, and the latter ends up having to serve as this for him in a sort of reverse MoralityPet effect.]]

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* LockedIntoStrangeness: After In roughly the span of a few hours or days after the wasp fails to emerge and kill him, his entire hair turns completely white and his eyes turn change color -- violet or red. However it doesn't happen right away, but over in the time he is asleep afterwards. novels, red in the manga/anime. He also gains a [[GoodScarsEvilScars red snake-like mark curled scar curling around his body from his cheek to ankle]]. [[HoYay Not that Nezumi minds.]] He's understandably a little freaked out by both changes and while he adapts quickly, he remains somewhat self-conscious about the "snake"
* [[spoiler: LoveMakesYouCrazy]]: [[spoiler:When [[spoiler: When Nezumi is threatened, sweet, naive Shion switches from sweet and naive to all-out reacts in two ways: All-out rage or cold, rational and ''murderous.''murderousness.'']]
* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: He has a minor case of usually reacts this any time way whenever he comes out of his {{Yandere}} outbursts. [[spoiler:Has a much more serious breakdown after killing a man who hurt Nezumi, but due to the extremely critical circumstances he manages to regain his cool rather quickly.]]
* MommasBoy: Well, his mom ''is'' Karan. Shion was raised solely by his mother and both of them are (happily) devoted to one another. That doesn't mean he is dependent on her her, though, and manages handles being away from her almost for most of the entire story just fine.
* MoralityPet: For Nezumi. An unusual example in that he struggles with moral issues himself--[[spoiler: himself --[[spoiler: in fact, he becomes more willing to hurt others through his association with Nezumi, and the latter ends up having to serve as this for him in a sort of reverse MoralityPet effect.]]



* ThePollyanna: No matter how grave the situation, Shion can very nearly always find the silver-lining, even after [[spoiler:being relegated to the equivalent of the slums for No.6, becoming targeted by the city, losing his mother and best friend, and discovering a massive government conspiracy. He finally breaks when Nezumi is shot, and it's ''horrifying'', but even then he manages to snap back at his usual self more or less quickly]].

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* ThePollyanna: No matter how grave the situation, Shion can very nearly always find the silver-lining, even after [[spoiler:being relegated to the equivalent of the slums for No.6, becoming targeted by the city, losing his mother and best friend, and discovering a massive government conspiracy. He finally breaks when Nezumi is shot, and it's ''horrifying'', but even then he manages to snap back at his usual self more or less fairly quickly]].
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!!!Voiced by: YuukiKaji (JP), Creator/GregAyres (EN)

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!!!Voiced by: YuukiKaji Creator/YuukiKaji (JP), Creator/GregAyres (EN)
3rd Oct '16 5:30:15 AM defciggy
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* [[spoiler: BackFromTheDead: Only in the anime]]

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* [[spoiler: BackFromTheDead: Only BackFromTheDead]]: [[spoiler:Only in the anime]]



* [[spoiler: LoveMakesYouCrazy: When Nezumi is threatened, Shion switches from sweet and naive to all-out rage or cold, rational and ''murderous.'' ]]

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* [[spoiler: LoveMakesYouCrazy: When LoveMakesYouCrazy]]: [[spoiler:When Nezumi is threatened, Shion switches from sweet and naive to all-out rage or cold, rational and ''murderous.'' ]]'']]



* [[spoiler:[[ViolentlyProtectiveGirlfriend Violently Protective Boyfriend]]]]: [[[spoiler:Do NOT insult or endanger Nezumi.]]

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* [[spoiler:[[ViolentlyProtectiveGirlfriend Violently Protective Boyfriend]]]]: [[[spoiler:Do [[spoiler:Do NOT insult or endanger Nezumi.]]



* [[spoiler: EasilyForgiven: Shion was furious when Nezumi admitted that he was using Safu as an excuse to break in the facility for his own agenda. All is forgiven when Nezumi is seriously injured (only a few minutes after the revelation) and Shion rushes to heal him.]]

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* [[spoiler: EasilyForgiven: Shion EasilyForgiven]]: [[spoiler:Shion was furious when Nezumi admitted that he was using Safu as an excuse to break in the facility for his own agenda. All is forgiven when Nezumi is seriously injured (only a few minutes after the revelation) and Shion rushes to heal him.]]



* [[spoiler: MagicalNativeAmerican: He can "hear" nature, and can sing a song of calming.]]

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* [[spoiler: MagicalNativeAmerican: He MagicalNativeAmerican]]: [[spoiler:He can "hear" nature, and can sing a song of calming.]]



* [[spoiler: ScarsAreForever: The massive burn scars on his back are courtesy of the flamethrower-wielding No. 6 soldiers that slaughtered his people.]]

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* [[spoiler: ScarsAreForever: The ScarsAreForever]]: [[spoiler:The massive burn scars on his back are courtesy of the flamethrower-wielding No. 6 soldiers that slaughtered his people.]]



* [[spoiler: AscendedToAHigherPlaneOfExistence: She becomes a physical medium for Elyurias.]]

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* [[spoiler: AscendedToAHigherPlaneOfExistence: She AscendedToAHigherPlaneOfExistence]]: [[spoiler:She becomes a physical medium for Elyurias.]]



* [[spoiler: HeroicSacrifice: When Nezumi and Shion blow up [[MasterComputer Mother]], she stays behind with Elyurias in order to destroy it for good]].
* [[spoiler: IncompatibleOrientation: The fate of her affections toward Shion.]]

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* [[spoiler: HeroicSacrifice: When HeroicSacrifice]]: [[spoiler:When Nezumi and Shion blow up [[MasterComputer Mother]], she stays behind with Elyurias in order to destroy it for good]].
* [[spoiler: IncompatibleOrientation: The IncompatibleOrientation]]: [[spoiler:The fate of her affections toward Shion.]]



* [[spoiler:KarmicDeath: Though starting out with the intention of avenging his family's death, he eventually descends into creepy and unwanted advances on Karan and gleefully planning to incite a mob bloodbath on No. 6's founding anniversary. He ends as another victim of the birth of the wasp.]]

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* [[spoiler:KarmicDeath: Though [[spoiler:KarmicDeath]]: [[spoiler:Though starting out with the intention of avenging his family's death, he eventually descends into creepy and unwanted advances on Karan and gleefully planning to incite a mob bloodbath on No. 6's founding anniversary. He ends as another victim of the birth of the wasp.]]
3rd Oct '16 5:24:34 AM defciggy
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* [[spoiler:[[DidNotGetTheGirl Did Not Get The Guy Or Girl]]: Played with. Not only does Nezumi leave him behind when the walls around No.6 come down, Safu, his [[GayOption Het Option]], AscendsToAHigherPlaneOfExistence. However, Nezumi and Shion ''did'' become the OfficialCouple, and Nezumi promises to come back to Shion eventually at the end of both the novels and the anime.]]
* DisappearedDad: Mentioned only in the novels. His mother claims he was careless with money and women and was borderline alcoholic.
** [[spoiler: Beyond gives more information. Also, Nezumi meets him.]]

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* [[spoiler:[[DidNotGetTheGirl Did Not Get The Guy Or Girl]]: Played with. Not only does Nezumi leave leaves him behind when the walls around No.6 come down, Safu, notwithstanding his disinterest in her as partner, his [[GayOption Het Option]], Option]] Safu AscendsToAHigherPlaneOfExistence. However, Nezumi and Shion ''did'' become the OfficialCouple, and Nezumi promises to come back to Shion eventually at the end of both the novels and the anime.]]
* DisappearedDad: Mentioned only in the novels. His mother claims he was careless with money and women and was a borderline alcoholic.
alcoholic who slept around and spent recklessly.
** [[spoiler: Beyond ''Beyond'' gives more information. Also, Nezumi meets him.]]



* [[spoiler:OOCIsSeriousBusiness: It only happens 2 or 3 times in the entire story but anytime Shion is not his usual sweet, caring self nor is having any of his minor yanderish outbursts, it's outright [[http://blog.hachimitsu.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/HorribleSubs-No.-6-10-720p.mkv_snapshot_18.21_2011.09.10_20.34.19.jpg terrifying.]]]]
* [[spoiler: SingleTargetSexuality: While the related materials do set up Safu as a nominal rival for Shion's affections, as stated above, the novels are pretty explicit about the fact that the ''only'' person Shion is interested in is Nezumi.]]

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* [[spoiler:OOCIsSeriousBusiness: It [[spoiler:OOCIsSeriousBusiness]]: [[spoiler:It only happens 2 or 3 times in the entire story but anytime Shion is not his usual sweet, caring self nor is having any of his minor yanderish outbursts, it's outright [[http://blog.hachimitsu.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/HorribleSubs-No.-6-10-720p.mkv_snapshot_18.21_2011.09.10_20.34.19.jpg terrifying.]]]]
* [[spoiler: SingleTargetSexuality: While SingleTargetSexuality]]: [[spoiler:While the related materials do set up Safu as a nominal rival for Shion's affections, as stated above, the novels are pretty explicit about the fact that the ''only'' person Shion is interested in is Nezumi.]]



* [[spoiler:[[ViolentlyProtectiveGirlfriend Violently Protective Boyfriend]]: Do NOT insult or endanger Nezumi.]]

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* [[spoiler:[[ViolentlyProtectiveGirlfriend Violently Protective Boyfriend]]: Do Boyfriend]]]]: [[[spoiler:Do NOT insult or endanger Nezumi.]]
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* AmbiguouslyBi: Possibly inverted. [[spoiler: When Safu tells Shion she wants to have sex with him, he is taken aback because to him they are JustFriends, but gets flustered at the idea and pledges to do it with her when she comes back from studying abroad. Of course, this gets derailed entirely when Safu AscendsToAHigherPlaneOfExistence, and Shion appears to be much more infatuated with Nezumi anyway.]]
* BadassAdorable: He seems all cute and innocent on the outside, but mess with someone he cares about, specifically Nezumi, get ready for the beatdown of your life.

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* AmbiguouslyBi: Possibly inverted. Subverted. [[spoiler: When Safu tells Even though Shion she wants promises to have sex with him, he is taken aback because to him they are JustFriends, but gets flustered at the idea and pledges to do it with Safu after her two-year study program when she comes back from studying abroad. Of course, this gets derailed entirely asks, the author made it clear in the novels that he [[JustFriends considers her nothing more than a good friend]]. It's even more apparent when Safu AscendsToAHigherPlaneOfExistence, and Shion appears you compare their interactions together to be much his with Nezumi, who he expresses ''much'' more infatuated with Nezumi anyway.interest in.]]
* BadassAdorable: He seems all cute and innocent on the outside, but mess with someone he cares about, specifically Nezumi, and get ready for the beatdown of your life.



* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: He is rather disconected from reality at times, which somewhat clashes with his otherwise intelectual image. For example, he is only mildly annoyed at getting insulted, hit or even mugged.[[spoiler: More drastically, after [[NightmareFuel climbing a mountain of corpses]] and nearly having an existencial and suicidal breakdown he suddendly tells Nezumi a compliment, while still surrounded by horrendous death and utmost danger.]]



* HeroicAlbino: His decolored hair and changed eyes gives this vibe, albeit it's ultimately averted since his skin isn't abnormaly pale, in fact, Nezumi is even paler.



* LockedIntoStrangeness: After the wasp fails to emerge and kill him, his entire hair turns white and his eyes turn violet or red. However it doesn't happen right away, but over the time he is asleep afterwards. He also gains a [[GoodScarsEvilScars red snake-like mark curled around his body from his cheek to ankle]]. [[HoYay Not that Nezumi minds.]] He is a little freaked out by both changes and while he addapts quickly, he remains somewhat self-concious about the "snake"

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* LockedIntoStrangeness: After the wasp fails to emerge and kill him, his entire hair turns white and his eyes turn violet or red. However it doesn't happen right away, but over the time he is asleep afterwards. He also gains a [[GoodScarsEvilScars red snake-like mark curled around his body from his cheek to ankle]]. [[HoYay Not that Nezumi minds.]] He is He's a little freaked out by both changes and while he addapts adapts quickly, he remains somewhat self-concious self-conscious about the "snake"



* MommasBoy: Well, his mom ''is'' Karan. Shion was raised solely by his mother and both of them are (happily) devoted to one another. That doesnt mean he is dependant on her though, and manages being away from her almost the entire story just fine

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* MommasBoy: Well, his mom ''is'' Karan. Shion was raised solely by his mother and both of them are (happily) devoted to one another. That doesnt doesn't mean he is dependant dependent on her though, and manages being away from her almost the entire story just finefine.



* NiceGuy: Nicest between the nice. It's hard to find someone has pleasant as Shion.

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* NiceGuy: Nicest between the nice. It's hard to find someone has pleasant as Shion.To a fault.



* ThePollyanna: No matter how grave the situation, Shion can very nearly always find the silver-lining, even after being relegated to the equivalent of the slums for No.6, becoming targeted by the city, losing his mother and best friend, and discovering a massive government conspiracy. [[spoiler: He finally breaks when Nezumi is shot, and it's ''horrifying'', but even then he manages to snap back at his usual self more or less quickly]]
* RedEyesTakeWarning: Averted most of the time. Threaten Nezumi, however, and [[ShmuckBait see what]] [[{{Yandere}} happens.]]

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* ThePollyanna: No matter how grave the situation, Shion can very nearly always find the silver-lining, even after being [[spoiler:being relegated to the equivalent of the slums for No.6, becoming targeted by the city, losing his mother and best friend, and discovering a massive government conspiracy. [[spoiler: He finally breaks when Nezumi is shot, and it's ''horrifying'', but even then he manages to snap back at his usual self more or less quickly]]
quickly]].
* RedEyesTakeWarning: In the anime and manga. Averted most of the time. Threaten Nezumi, however, and [[ShmuckBait see what]] [[{{Yandere}} happens.]]



* [[spoiler: SingleTargetSexuality: While the related materials do set up Safu as a nominal rival for Shion's affections, as stated above, the novels are pretty explicit about the fact that the ''only'' person Shion is interested in is Nezumi.]]



* WideEyedIdealist: He's more on the cynical side, but firmly believes that a bright future is attainable. [[spoiler: In the end, he is succeeding in building said future]]

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* WideEyedIdealist: He's more on the cynical side, but firmly believes that a bright future is attainable. [[spoiler: In the end, he is succeeding in building said future]]he's successfully helping to build that future]].



** He also violently attacks Rikiga for simply making a pass at Nezumiand later [[spoiler: shoots a guard at point-blank range after he seriously injures Nezumi, while creepily muttering how he ''dared do so'']].

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** He also violently attacks Rikiga for simply making a pass at Nezumiand Nezumi and later [[spoiler: shoots a guard at point-blank range after he seriously injures Nezumi, while creepily muttering how he ''dared do so'']].Nezumi.]].



* YouGottaHaveBlueHair: Blueish, grayish, off-purpleish, depending on your point of view.

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* YouGottaHaveBlueHair: Blueish, grayish, off-purpleish, off-purplish, depending on your point of view.
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* HeroicAlbino: Yis decolored hair and changed eyes gives this vibe, albeit its ultimately averted him his skin isn't abnormaly pale, in fact, Nezumi's is more even paler.

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* HeroicAlbino: Yis His decolored hair and changed eyes gives this vibe, albeit its it's ultimately averted him since his skin isn't abnormaly pale, in fact, Nezumi's Nezumi is more even paler.
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[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/shion_anime.png]]

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[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/shion_anime.png]] org/pmwiki/pub/images/sweetsion.png]]



* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: He is rather disconected from reality at times, which somewhat clashes with his otherwise intelectual image. For example, he is only mildly annoyed at getting insulted, hit or even mugged.[[spoiler: More drastically, after [[NightmareFuel climbing a mountain of corpses]] and nearly having an existencial breakdown he snaps into telling Nezumi a compliment, while still surrounded by horrendous death and utmost danger.]]

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* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: He is rather disconected from reality at times, which somewhat clashes with his otherwise intelectual image. For example, he is only mildly annoyed at getting insulted, hit or even mugged.[[spoiler: More drastically, after [[NightmareFuel climbing a mountain of corpses]] and nearly having an existencial and suicidal breakdown he snaps into telling suddendly tells Nezumi a compliment, while still surrounded by horrendous death and utmost danger.]]



* {{Fanon}}: Fanart of his "snake" spreading into his arms and both legs is common, but [[http://www.mangareader.net/no6/4/8 in fact]] only goes from his cheek to his right ankle in a spiral.

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* {{Fanon}}: Fanart of his "snake" spreading into his arms and both legs is common, but [[http://www.mangareader.net/no6/4/8 in fact]] only goes from his his cheek (or neck in the novels) to his right left ankle in a spiral.



* HeroicAlbino: Yis decolored hair and changed eyes gives this vibe, albeit its ultimately averted him his skin isn't abnormaly pale, in fact, Nezumi's is more even paler.



* LockedIntoStrangeness: After the wasp fails to emerge and kill him his entire hair turns white. However it doesn't happen right away, but over the time he is asleep afterwards. He also gains a [[GoodScarsEvilScars red snake-like mark curled around his body from his cheek to ankle]]. [[HoYay Not that Nezumi minds.]] He is a little freaked out by both changes and while he addapts quickly, he remains somewhat self-concious about the "snake"

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* LockedIntoStrangeness: After the wasp fails to emerge and kill him him, his entire hair turns white.white and his eyes turn violet or red. However it doesn't happen right away, but over the time he is asleep afterwards. He also gains a [[GoodScarsEvilScars red snake-like mark curled around his body from his cheek to ankle]]. [[HoYay Not that Nezumi minds.]] He is a little freaked out by both changes and while he addapts quickly, he remains somewhat self-concious about the "snake"



* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: He has a minor case of this any time he snaps out of his {{Yandere}} outbursts. [[spoiler:Has a much more serious breakdown after killing a man who hurt Nezumi, but due to the extremely critical circumstances he manages to regain his cool rather quickly.]]

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* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: He has a minor case of this any time he snaps comes out of his {{Yandere}} outbursts. [[spoiler:Has a much more serious breakdown after killing a man who hurt Nezumi, but due to the extremely critical circumstances he manages to regain his cool rather quickly.]]



* MeaningfulName: "Shion" is a flower (specifically, a type of aster) with medicinal value. The flower also means "I will remember you" or simply "remembrance" in Japanese tradition, [[spoiler: which could allude to the ending.]]

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* MeaningfulName: "Shion" is a flower (specifically, a type of aster) with medicinal value. The flower also means "I will remember you" or simply "remembrance" in Japanese tradition, tradition [[spoiler: which could allude to the ending.]]



** He also violently attacks [[spoiler: Rikiga for simply making a pass at Nezumi]] and later [[spoiler: shoots a guard at point-blank range after he seriously injures Nezumi, while creepily muttering how he ''dared do so'']].

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** He also violently attacks [[spoiler: Rikiga for simply making a pass at Nezumi]] and Nezumiand later [[spoiler: shoots a guard at point-blank range after he seriously injures Nezumi, while creepily muttering how he ''dared do so'']].
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* {{Fanon}}: Fanart of his "snake" spreading into his arms and both legs is common, but [[http://www.mangareader.net/no6/4/8 in fact]] only goes from his neck to his right ankle in a spiral.



* {{Fanon}}: Fanart of his "snake" spreading into his arms and both legs is common, but [[http://www.mangareader.net/no6/4/8 in fact]] only goes from his cheek to his right ankle in a spiral.



* LockedIntoStrangeness: After the wasp fails to emerge and kill him his entire hair turns white. However it doesn't happen right away, but over the time he is asleep afterwards. He also gains a [[GoodScarsEvilScars red snake-like mark curled around his body from his ankle to his neck]]. [[HoYay Not that Nezumi minds.]] He is a little freaked out by both changes and while he addapts quickly, he remains somewhat self-concious about the "snake"

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* LockedIntoStrangeness: After the wasp fails to emerge and kill him his entire hair turns white. However it doesn't happen right away, but over the time he is asleep afterwards. He also gains a [[GoodScarsEvilScars red snake-like mark curled around his body from his ankle cheek to his neck]].ankle]]. [[HoYay Not that Nezumi minds.]] He is a little freaked out by both changes and while he addapts quickly, he remains somewhat self-concious about the "snake"
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