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** [[WordOfGod He'll be back, though. Eventually.]]
6th Jun '17 11:37:12 AM PrincessGwen
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* [[spoiler:Anthy Himemiya]] in ''Anime/RevolutionaryGirlUtena'', after [[spoiler: Utena is {{ret gone}}d for saving her. Then she calmly changes her clothes, [[ImportantHaircut lets her hair down]], goes to Akio's office with Chu-Chu on her shoulder and her travel bag in her hands, tells him she's leaving Ohtori to [[IWillFindYou find Utena]], and finally is able to take command of her own life. The last time she's seen, she and Chuchu are happily WalkingTheEarth, hoping to meet up with Utena someday.]]

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* [[spoiler:Anthy Himemiya]] in ''Anime/RevolutionaryGirlUtena'', after [[spoiler: Utena [[spoiler:Utena is {{ret gone}}d for saving her. Then she calmly changes her clothes, [[ImportantHaircut [[LettingHerHairDown lets her hair down]], goes to Akio's office with Chu-Chu on her shoulder and her travel bag in her hands, tells him she's leaving Ohtori to [[IWillFindYou find Utena]], and finally is able to take command of her own life. The last time she's seen, she and Chuchu are happily WalkingTheEarth, hoping to meet up with Utena someday.]]



* After the climactic last battle of ''Anime/GunXSword'', [[spoiler: Van of the dawn]] walks off without saying goodbye to most of the good guys, presumably out of a need to figure out "what next?" It's a poignant ending. [[spoiler: But the tearjerking is assuaged because the last scene of the series shows him being reunited with Wendy years later.]]
* [[spoiler: Riruka]] from ''Manga/{{Bleach}}'', in manga chapter 479. [[spoiler: She leaves Urahara Shoten without saying anything, then uses her powers to leave Karakura as she thinks of Ichigo, Chad and Orihime, thanking them for their friendship.]]
* [[spoiler:The eponymous character of]] ''Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica'', of the [[spoiler: AscendToAHigherPlaneOfExistence]] variety. But don't worry, she'll be [[spoiler: Homura's]] BFF forever, that's what she said.

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* After the climactic last battle of ''Anime/GunXSword'', [[spoiler: Van [[spoiler:Van of the dawn]] walks off without saying goodbye to most of the good guys, presumably out of a need to figure out "what next?" It's a poignant ending. [[spoiler: But the tearjerking is assuaged because the last scene of the series shows him being reunited with Wendy years later.]]
* [[spoiler: Riruka]] from ''Manga/{{Bleach}}'', in manga chapter 479. [[spoiler: She [[spoiler:She leaves Urahara Shoten without saying anything, then uses her powers to leave Karakura as she thinks of Ichigo, Chad and Orihime, thanking them for their friendship.]]
* [[spoiler:The eponymous character of]] ''Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica'', of the [[spoiler: AscendToAHigherPlaneOfExistence]] variety. But don't worry, she'll be [[spoiler: Homura's]] [[spoiler:Homura's]] BFF forever, that's what she said.



** [[spoiler: '''Madoka:''' I'm sorry, I have to leave now. Everyone's waiting for me.]]
* [[spoiler: Akiko, Taka and Junichirou]] from ''Manga/KaseiYakyoku''. The three leave Tokyo few after [[spoiler: the Great Kanto Earthquake]]: [[spoiler: Taka and Junichirou take a boat together [[DefectorFromDecadence to abandon]] the {{Yakuza}}, whereas Akiko leaves to live her own life.]]

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** [[spoiler: '''Madoka:''' [[spoiler:'''Madoka:''' I'm sorry, I have to leave now. Everyone's waiting for me.]]
* [[spoiler: Akiko, [[spoiler:Akiko, Taka and Junichirou]] from ''Manga/KaseiYakyoku''. The three leave Tokyo few after [[spoiler: the Great Kanto Earthquake]]: [[spoiler: Taka and Junichirou take a boat together [[DefectorFromDecadence to abandon]] the {{Yakuza}}, whereas Akiko leaves to live her own life.]]



* [[spoiler: Julia Asuka and Ru-Kain]] pull this in the Anime/BlueCometSPTLayzner third OAV, [[spoiler: returning to Grado together after Julia unlocks the MacGuffin that lets them do so, so they can start working on peace there.]]

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* [[spoiler: Julia [[spoiler:Julia Asuka and Ru-Kain]] pull this in the Anime/BlueCometSPTLayzner third OAV, [[spoiler: returning to Grado together after Julia unlocks the MacGuffin that lets them do so, so they can start working on peace there.]]



** At the end of ''[[Videogame/TheLegendOfZeldaTwilightPrincess Twilight Princess]]'', [[spoiler: Midna, now free of Ganon's curse, seals herself and all other Twili from Hyrule for eternity by destroying the Mirror of Twilight. The Mirror is corrupting and evil, and they will ultimately need to destroy it after they are finished using it.]] At the very end, Link is seen riding away from Ordon village on Epona, but it's never said where he's going.

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** At the end of ''[[Videogame/TheLegendOfZeldaTwilightPrincess Twilight Princess]]'', [[spoiler: Midna, [[spoiler:Midna, now free of Ganon's curse, seals herself and all other Twili from Hyrule for eternity by destroying the Mirror of Twilight. The Mirror is corrupting and evil, and they will ultimately need to destroy it after they are finished using it.]] At the very end, Link is seen riding away from Ordon village on Epona, but it's never said where he's going.



** At the ending of ''Videogame/TheLegendOfZeldaSkywardSword'', [[spoiler: Fi, the spirit living within the Master Sword and your companion throughout the game, seals herself in the Master Sword in eternal sleep after the defeat of Demise. Impa also leaves by dissolving into tiny balls of light.]]

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** At the ending of ''Videogame/TheLegendOfZeldaSkywardSword'', [[spoiler: Fi, [[spoiler:Fi, the spirit living within the Master Sword and your companion throughout the game, seals herself in the Master Sword in eternal sleep after the defeat of Demise. Impa also leaves by dissolving into tiny balls of light.]]



** Happens to [[spoiler: the main character]] at the end of ''VideoGame/Persona3''. He [[spoiler: ''falls asleep and never wakes up'' because his soul is keeping Nyx from returning to destroy the world]]. And this is the '''GOOD''' ending.

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** Happens to [[spoiler: the [[spoiler:the main character]] at the end of ''VideoGame/Persona3''. He [[spoiler: ''falls [[spoiler:''falls asleep and never wakes up'' because his soul is keeping Nyx from returning to destroy the world]]. And this is the '''GOOD''' ending.



** [[spoiler: Princess Nyna]] does this in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemMysteryOfTheEmblem''. [[spoiler: After all the BreakTheCutie that she went through for [[TheWomanWearingTheQueenlyMask her heritage/position and the terrible mistake she commited for the sake of the continent]], she decides to leave Archanea in the hands of Marth and Caeda and leave.]]
** In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemTheBlazingBlade'', Ninian and Nils [[spoiler: return to the dragon world together if Eliwood doesn't have A support with Ninian; if she does, Nils goes back alone.]] Also, [[spoiler: Athos]] uses up the last of his life energy to help fight the final battle, and the Tactician ends up leaving for reasons unspecified.
** In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemTheSacredStones'', this takes place if [[spoiler: Gerik]] doen't have a shared ending with [[spoiler: Natasha, Joshua or Marisa]] and he decides to leave [[spoiler: his native Jehanna.]] And it ''always'' happens with [[spoiler: Knoll]], who leaves after [[spoiler: Grado is rebuilt]]. [[spoiler: It's subverted if Cormag has a shared ending with Tana, as he goes away but [[IWillFindYou Tana searches for him]] until she catches up with Cormag and [[LadyAndKnight makes him her personal knight]].]]

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** [[spoiler: Princess Nyna]] does this in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemMysteryOfTheEmblem''. [[spoiler: After [[spoiler:After all the BreakTheCutie that she went through for [[TheWomanWearingTheQueenlyMask her heritage/position and the terrible mistake she commited for the sake of the continent]], she decides to leave Archanea in the hands of Marth and Caeda and leave.]]
** In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemTheBlazingBlade'', Ninian and Nils [[spoiler: return [[spoiler:return to the dragon world together if Eliwood doesn't have an A support with Ninian; if she does, Nils goes back alone.]] Also, [[spoiler: Athos]] [[spoiler:Athos]] uses up the last of his life energy to help fight the final battle, and the Tactician ends up leaving for reasons unspecified.
** In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemTheSacredStones'', this takes place if [[spoiler: Gerik]] [[spoiler:Gerik]] doen't have a shared ending with [[spoiler: Natasha, [[spoiler:Natasha, Joshua or Marisa]] and he decides to leave [[spoiler: his [[spoiler:his native Jehanna.]] And it ''always'' happens with [[spoiler: Knoll]], who leaves after [[spoiler: Grado is rebuilt]]. [[spoiler: It's subverted if Cormag has a shared ending with Tana, as he goes away but [[IWillFindYou Tana searches for him]] until she catches up with Cormag and [[LadyAndKnight makes him her personal knight]].]]



** In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'', [[spoiler: almost all the [[KidFromTheFuture Kids From The Future]] decide to leave their parents and their future selves so they can rebuild their own lives in the now liberated present, whether alone [[RelationshipValues or with a boyfriend/girlfriend]] if they have enough supports (It's all but stated that they cannot return to the BadFuture they come from, anyway). The only exceptions are an unmarried Noire (who stays with her parents now that her complicated relationship with her emotionally/mentally unstable mother is mended) and an unmarried Severa (who leaves to travel around but is said to return to her parents's sides regularly [[{{Tsundere}} to "yell at them for old times's sake"]])... though this is {{retcon}}ned in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemFates'' as [[AltrernateUniverse in at least one world]] she, Owain and Inigo eventually ''do'' leave]]. Additionally, if [[spoiler: Henry]] remains unmarried, he simply goes away and disappears.
** At the end of the ''Revelations'' route of ''VideoGame/FireEmblemFates'', [[spoiler: after the defeat of [[BigBad Anankos]], and as the Avatar is crowned the new king or queen of the reborn Kingdom of Valla, his/her ParentalSubstitute Gunter quietly leaves the scene.]]
*** [[spoiler: Whether Laslow, Odin or Selena get married or not, they're stated to return to their homelands if they live to the end of ''Conquest'' or ''Revelations'' (unless one of them married the Avatar). This is because they ''are'' Inigo, Owain and Severa from ''Awakening''.]]
*** Some the [[spoiler: Second Generation]] characters also do this once the war is over. The list includes [[spoiler: Ophelia]], [[spoiler: Soleil]], [[spoiler: a married Shigure]], [[spoiler: an unmarried Mitama]] and [[spoiler: the Kanas of either gender]].

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** In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'', [[spoiler: almost [[spoiler:almost all the [[KidFromTheFuture Kids From The Future]] decide to leave their parents and their future selves so they can rebuild their own lives in the now liberated present, whether alone [[RelationshipValues or with a boyfriend/girlfriend]] if they have enough supports (It's all but stated that they cannot return to the BadFuture they come from, anyway). The only exceptions are an unmarried Noire (who stays with her parents now that her complicated relationship with her emotionally/mentally unstable mother is mended) and an unmarried Severa (who leaves to travel around but is said to return to her parents's sides regularly [[{{Tsundere}} to "yell at them for old times's sake"]])... though this is {{retcon}}ned in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemFates'' as [[AltrernateUniverse [[AlternateUniverse in at least one world]] she, Owain and Inigo eventually ''do'' leave]]. Additionally, if [[spoiler: Henry]] [[spoiler:Henry]] remains unmarried, he simply goes away and disappears.
** At the end of the ''Revelations'' ''Revelation'' route of ''VideoGame/FireEmblemFates'', [[spoiler: after [[spoiler:after the defeat of [[BigBad Anankos]], and as the Avatar is crowned the new king or queen of the reborn Kingdom of Valla, his/her ParentalSubstitute Gunter quietly leaves the scene.]]
*** [[spoiler: Whether Laslow, Odin or Selena get married or not, they're stated to return to their homelands if they live to the end of ''Conquest'' or ''Revelations'' ''Revelation'' (unless one of them married the Avatar). This is because they ''are'' Inigo, Owain and Severa from ''Awakening''.]]
*** Some the [[spoiler: Second [[spoiler:Second Generation]] characters also do this once the war is over. The list includes [[spoiler: Ophelia]], [[spoiler: Soleil]], [[spoiler: a [[spoiler:Ophelia]], [[spoiler:Soleil]], [[spoiler:a married Shigure]], [[spoiler: an [[spoiler:an unmarried Mitama]] and [[spoiler: the [[spoiler:the Kanas of either gender]].



* [[spoiler: Mana Kirishima]] must do this in the ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'': Girlfriend of Steel game. [[spoiler: And this is the ''happiest'' ending, people.]]

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* [[spoiler: Mana [[spoiler:Mana Kirishima]] must do this in the ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'': Girlfriend of Steel game. [[spoiler: And this is the ''happiest'' ending, people.]]
6th Jun '17 10:13:18 AM GlitteringFlowers
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* [[spoiler:Anthy]] in ''Anime/RevolutionaryGirlUtena'', after [[spoiler: Utena is {{ret gone}}d for saving her. Then she calmly changes her clothes, goes to Akio's office with Chu-Chu on her shoulder and her travel bag in her hands, tells him she's leaving Ohtori to [[IWillFindYou find Utena]], and finally is able to take command of her own life.]]

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* [[spoiler:Anthy]] [[spoiler:Anthy Himemiya]] in ''Anime/RevolutionaryGirlUtena'', after [[spoiler: Utena is {{ret gone}}d for saving her. Then she calmly changes her clothes, [[ImportantHaircut lets her hair down]], goes to Akio's office with Chu-Chu on her shoulder and her travel bag in her hands, tells him she's leaving Ohtori to [[IWillFindYou find Utena]], and finally is able to take command of her own life.life. The last time she's seen, she and Chuchu are happily WalkingTheEarth, hoping to meet up with Utena someday.]]



*** [[spoiler: Whether Laslow, Odin or Selena get married or not, they're stated to return to their homelands if they live to the end of ''Conquest'' or ''Revelations'' (unless one of them married the Avatar). This is because they ''are'' Inigo, Odin and Severa from ''Awakening''.]]

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*** [[spoiler: Whether Laslow, Odin or Selena get married or not, they're stated to return to their homelands if they live to the end of ''Conquest'' or ''Revelations'' (unless one of them married the Avatar). This is because they ''are'' Inigo, Odin Owain and Severa from ''Awakening''.]]]]
*** Some the [[spoiler: Second Generation]] characters also do this once the war is over. The list includes [[spoiler: Ophelia]], [[spoiler: Soleil]], [[spoiler: a married Shigure]], [[spoiler: an unmarried Mitama]] and [[spoiler: the Kanas of either gender]].
6th Jun '17 9:39:35 AM GlitteringFlowers
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* In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemTheBlazingBlade'', Ninian and Nils [[spoiler: return to the dragon world together if Eliwood doesn't have A support with Ninian; if she does, Nils goes back alone.]] Also, [[spoiler: Athos]] uses up the last of his life energy to help fight the final battle, and the Tactician ends up leaving for reasons unspecified.
** Ike from ''VideoGame/FireEmblemRadiantDawn'', who disappears to lands unknown at the end of the game, either alone or with a companion depending on what [[RelationshipValues supports]] you did. As a bonus, he appears in exactly the same pose as in the page image, complete with a memorial of sorts. There are rumors that in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'' that he had crossed over into another world...
** Done much earlier by [[spoiler: Princess Nyna]] in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemMysteryOfTheEmblem''. [[spoiler: After all the BreakTheCutie that she went through for [[TheWomanWearingTheQueenlyMask her heritage/position and the terrible mistake she commited for the sake of the continent]], she decides to leave Archanea in the hands of Marth and Caeda and leave.]]
** In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'', [[spoiler: almost all the [[KidFromTheFuture Kids From The Future]] decide to leave their parents and their future selves so they can rebuild their own lives in the now liberated present, whether alone [[RelationshipValues or with a boyfriend/girlfriend]] if they have enough supports (It's all but stated that they cannot return to the BadFuture they come from, anyway). The only exceptions are an unmarried Noire (who stays with her parents now that her complicated relationship with her emotionally/mentally unstable mother is mended) and an unmarried Severa (who leaves to travel around but is said to return to her parents's sides regularly [[{{Tsundere}} to "yell at them for old times's sake"]])... though this is {{retcon}}ned in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemFates'' as she, Owain and Inigo eventually ''do'' leave]]. Additionally, if [[spoiler: Henry]] remains unmarried, he simply goes away and disappears.

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* In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemTheBlazingBlade'', Ninian and Nils [[spoiler: return to the dragon world together if Eliwood doesn't have A support with Ninian; if she does, Nils goes back alone.]] Also, [[spoiler: Athos]] uses up the last of his life energy to help fight the final battle, and the Tactician ends up leaving for reasons unspecified.
** Ike from ''VideoGame/FireEmblemRadiantDawn'', who disappears to lands unknown at the end of the game, either alone or with a companion depending on what [[RelationshipValues supports]] you did. As a bonus, he appears in exactly the same pose as in the page image, complete with a memorial of sorts. There are rumors that in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'' that he had crossed over into another world...
** Done much earlier by
[[spoiler: Princess Nyna]] does this in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemMysteryOfTheEmblem''. [[spoiler: After all the BreakTheCutie that she went through for [[TheWomanWearingTheQueenlyMask her heritage/position and the terrible mistake she commited for the sake of the continent]], she decides to leave Archanea in the hands of Marth and Caeda and leave.]]
** In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'', ''VideoGame/FireEmblemTheBlazingBlade'', Ninian and Nils [[spoiler: almost all the [[KidFromTheFuture Kids From The Future]] decide to leave their parents and their future selves so they can rebuild their own lives in the now liberated present, whether alone [[RelationshipValues or with a boyfriend/girlfriend]] if they have enough supports (It's all but stated that they cannot return to the BadFuture they come from, anyway). The only exceptions are an unmarried Noire (who stays dragon world together if Eliwood doesn't have A support with her parents now that her complicated relationship with her emotionally/mentally unstable mother is mended) and an unmarried Severa (who leaves to travel around but is said to return to her parents's sides regularly [[{{Tsundere}} to "yell at them for old times's sake"]])... though this is {{retcon}}ned in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemFates'' as she, Owain and Inigo eventually ''do'' leave]]. Additionally, Ninian; if she does, Nils goes back alone.]] Also, [[spoiler: Henry]] remains unmarried, he simply goes away Athos]] uses up the last of his life energy to help fight the final battle, and disappears.the Tactician ends up leaving for reasons unspecified.


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** Ike from ''VideoGame/FireEmblemRadiantDawn'', who disappears to lands unknown at the end of the game, either alone or with a companion depending on what [[RelationshipValues supports]] the player did. As a bonus, he appears in exactly the same pose as in the page image, complete with a memorial of sorts. There are rumors that in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'' that he had crossed over into another world...
** In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'', [[spoiler: almost all the [[KidFromTheFuture Kids From The Future]] decide to leave their parents and their future selves so they can rebuild their own lives in the now liberated present, whether alone [[RelationshipValues or with a boyfriend/girlfriend]] if they have enough supports (It's all but stated that they cannot return to the BadFuture they come from, anyway). The only exceptions are an unmarried Noire (who stays with her parents now that her complicated relationship with her emotionally/mentally unstable mother is mended) and an unmarried Severa (who leaves to travel around but is said to return to her parents's sides regularly [[{{Tsundere}} to "yell at them for old times's sake"]])... though this is {{retcon}}ned in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemFates'' as [[AltrernateUniverse in at least one world]] she, Owain and Inigo eventually ''do'' leave]]. Additionally, if [[spoiler: Henry]] remains unmarried, he simply goes away and disappears.


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*** [[spoiler: Whether Laslow, Odin or Selena get married or not, they're stated to return to their homelands if they live to the end of ''Conquest'' or ''Revelations'' (unless one of them married the Avatar). This is because they ''are'' Inigo, Odin and Severa from ''Awakening''.]]
4th Jun '17 7:22:30 AM UmbrellasWereAwesome
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* This is very common at the end of the ''Zelda'' games. Either Link's sidekick leaves Link or Link leaves Hyrule to go on a journey.

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* This is very common at the end of the ''Zelda'' ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZelda'' games. Either Link's sidekick leaves Link or Link leaves Hyrule to go on a journey.



** The ending of ''[[VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaTheWindWaker Wind Waker]]'' has Link leaving his grandma and sister to search for new land.
*** Similarly, [[spoiler:Daphnes Nohansen Hyrule, the true identity of the King of Red Lions, turns down Zelda's request for him to stay with them to find a new land to call home, as he feels himself to be forever bound to his fallen kingdom of Hyrule]].

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** The ending of ''[[VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaTheWindWaker Wind Waker]]'' has Link leaving his grandma and sister to search for new land.
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land. Similarly, [[spoiler:Daphnes Nohansen Hyrule, the true identity of the King of Red Lions, turns down Zelda's request for him to stay with them to find a new land to call home, as he feels himself to be forever bound to his fallen kingdom of Hyrule]].
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** Ike from ''VideoGame/Fire EmblemRadiantDawn'', who disappears to lands unknown at the end of the game, either alone or with a companion depending on what [[RelationshipValues supports]] you did. As a bonus, he appears in exactly the same pose as in the page image, complete with a memorial of sorts. There are rumors that in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'' that he had crossed over into another world...

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** Ike from ''VideoGame/Fire EmblemRadiantDawn'', ''VideoGame/FireEmblemRadiantDawn'', who disappears to lands unknown at the end of the game, either alone or with a companion depending on what [[RelationshipValues supports]] you did. As a bonus, he appears in exactly the same pose as in the page image, complete with a memorial of sorts. There are rumors that in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'' that he had crossed over into another world...
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* In ''[[VideoGame/FireEmblemElibe Fire Emblem: Rekka no Ken]]'', Ninian and Nils [[spoiler: return to the dragon world together if Eliwood doesn't have A support with Ninian; if she does, Nils goes back alone.]] Also [[spoiler: Athos, who uses up the last of his life energy to help fight the final battle.]]
** In the same game, the Tactician also ended up leaving for reasons unspecified at the end of the game.
** Also, Ike from ''[[VideoGame/FireEmblemTellius Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn]]'', who disappears to lands unknown at the end of the game, either alone or with a companion depending on what [[RelationshipValues supports]] you did. As a bonus, he appears in exactly the same pose as in the page image, complete with a memorial of sorts. There are rumors that in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'' that he had crossed over into another world...
** Done much earlier by [[spoiler: Princess Nyna]] in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAkaneia''. [[spoiler: After all the BreakTheCutie that she went through for [[TheWomanWearingTheQueenlyMask her heritage/position and the terrible mistake she commited for the sake of the continent]], she decides to leave Archanea in the hands of Marth and Caeda and leave.]]
** In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'', [[spoiler: almost all the [[KidFromTheFuture Kids From The Future]] decide to leave their parents and their future selves so they can rebuild their own lives in the now liberated future, whether alone [[RelationshipValues or with a boyfriend/girlfriend]] if they have enough supports. (It's all but stated that they cannot return to the BadFuture they come from, anyway.) The only exceptions are an unmarried Noire (who stays with her parents now that her complicated relationship with her emotionally/mentally unstable mother is mended) and an unmarried Severa (who leaves to travel around but is said to return to her parents's sides regularly [[{{Tsundere}} to "yell at them for old times's sake"]])... though this is {{ret con}}ned in ''Fates'' as she, Owain and Inigo eventually ''do'' leave.]] Additionally, if [[spoiler: Henry]] remains unmarried, he simply goes away and disappears.

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* In ''[[VideoGame/FireEmblemElibe Fire Emblem: Rekka no Ken]]'', ''VideoGame/FireEmblemTheBlazingBlade'', Ninian and Nils [[spoiler: return to the dragon world together if Eliwood doesn't have A support with Ninian; if she does, Nils goes back alone.]] Also Also, [[spoiler: Athos, who Athos]] uses up the last of his life energy to help fight the final battle.]]
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** Also, Ike from ''[[VideoGame/FireEmblemTellius Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn]]'', ''VideoGame/Fire EmblemRadiantDawn'', who disappears to lands unknown at the end of the game, either alone or with a companion depending on what [[RelationshipValues supports]] you did. As a bonus, he appears in exactly the same pose as in the page image, complete with a memorial of sorts. There are rumors that in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'' that he had crossed over into another world...
** Done much earlier by [[spoiler: Princess Nyna]] in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAkaneia''.''VideoGame/FireEmblemMysteryOfTheEmblem''. [[spoiler: After all the BreakTheCutie that she went through for [[TheWomanWearingTheQueenlyMask her heritage/position and the terrible mistake she commited for the sake of the continent]], she decides to leave Archanea in the hands of Marth and Caeda and leave.]]
** In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'', [[spoiler: almost all the [[KidFromTheFuture Kids From The Future]] decide to leave their parents and their future selves so they can rebuild their own lives in the now liberated future, present, whether alone [[RelationshipValues or with a boyfriend/girlfriend]] if they have enough supports. supports (It's all but stated that they cannot return to the BadFuture they come from, anyway.) anyway). The only exceptions are an unmarried Noire (who stays with her parents now that her complicated relationship with her emotionally/mentally unstable mother is mended) and an unmarried Severa (who leaves to travel around but is said to return to her parents's sides regularly [[{{Tsundere}} to "yell at them for old times's sake"]])... though this is {{ret con}}ned {{retcon}}ned in ''Fates'' ''VideoGame/FireEmblemFates'' as she, Owain and Inigo eventually ''do'' leave.]] leave]]. Additionally, if [[spoiler: Henry]] remains unmarried, he simply goes away and disappears.
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* Happens to [[spoiler: the main character]] at the end of ''VideoGame/{{Persona 3}}''. He [[spoiler: ''falls asleep and never wakes up'' because his soul is keeping Nyx from returning to destroy the world.]] And this is the '''GOOD''' ending.
* Happens to [[spoiler: the main character]] at the end of ''VideoGame/{{Persona 4}}''. Though considering the series, things could have been [[HeroicSacrifice much]], [[DownerEnding much]] [[EndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt worse]]. Something of a subversion in that we know from the very beginning of the game that he'll be leaving town in one year. And depending on which dialog choices the player chooses, he might not want to leave at all. Also, in the True Ending, Teddie says that he's decided to stay in the TV world, but the rest of the cast calls him out for being overdramatic, pointing out that he can easily go back and forth between worlds and will be back in their world as soon as he gets bored.
** The canon sequel, ''VideoGame/Persona4Arena'' undoes this one: in order to investigate Teddie's call to a tournament for Persona users, he returns to his friends in Inaba less than two months after the end of the game.
** While he does leave once more after the events in Arena, Golden's extended epilogue has him returning to Inaba ''again'', with no indication that he's going to be leaving permanently, if at all.
* At the end of ''VideoGame/{{Persona 5}}'', the protagonist completes his year long probation, and leaves Tokyo to return to his hometown.

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* ''[[Franchise/ShinMegamiTenseiPersona Persona]]'':
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Happens to [[spoiler: the main character]] at the end of ''VideoGame/{{Persona 3}}''. ''VideoGame/Persona3''. He [[spoiler: ''falls asleep and never wakes up'' because his soul is keeping Nyx from returning to destroy the world.]] world]]. And this is the '''GOOD''' ending.
* ** Happens to [[spoiler: the main character]] character at the end of ''VideoGame/{{Persona 4}}''.''VideoGame/Persona4'' when he has to return to his parents. Though considering the series, things could have been [[HeroicSacrifice much]], [[DownerEnding much]] [[EndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt worse]]. Something of a subversion in that we know from the very beginning of the game that he'll be leaving town in one year. And depending on which dialog choices the player chooses, he might not want to leave at all. Also, in the True Ending, Teddie says that he's decided to stay in the TV world, but the rest of the cast calls him out for being overdramatic, pointing out that he can easily go back and forth between worlds and will be back in their world as soon as he gets bored.
** The canon sequel, *** Sequel ''VideoGame/Persona4Arena'' undoes this one: in In order to investigate Teddie's call to a tournament for Persona users, he Yu Narukami (the protagonist's CanonName) returns to his friends in Inaba less than two months after the end of the game.
** *** While he Yu does leave Inaba once more after the events in Arena, Golden's ''VideoGame/Persona4ArenaUltimax'', ''Golden''[='s=] extended epilogue has him returning to Inaba ''again'', with no indication that he's going to be leaving permanently, if at all.
* ** At the end of ''VideoGame/{{Persona 5}}'', ''VideoGame/Persona5'', the protagonist completes his year long year-long probation, and leaves Tokyo to return to his hometown.hometown. [[spoiler:However, the rest of the team decides to accompany him on his road trip back home.]]
2nd May '17 5:21:21 AM slashme
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* "The Stranger Song" by Leonard Cohen: "He'll say one day you caused his will // To weaken with your love and warmth and shelter // And then taking from his wallet // An old schedule of trains, he'll say // I told you when I came I was a stranger".
28th Apr '17 9:57:14 PM ZombieAladdin
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Compare RidingIntoTheSunset, OffIntoTheDistanceEnding, SaveTheDayTurnAway, WalkingTheEarth. Also see IChooseToStay, which is the polar opposite.

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Compare RidingIntoTheSunset, OffIntoTheDistanceEnding, SaveTheDayTurnAway, WalkingTheEarth. Also see IChooseToStay, which is the polar opposite.
opposite. [[IThoughtItMeant Not to be confused]] with PottyEmergency.
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