History NightmareFuel / Catherine

19th Jun '17 4:45:44 AM LooseyGoose
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* Even what is arguably the happiest ending for a lot of people: The True Lovers Ending can make people feel uneasy when interpreted a certain way.[[spoiler: Considering the main goal behind Boss' plan was ultimately all about discarding men fearing commitment and only having the men who are willing to marry their partners live then [[TheBadGuyWins he got exactly what he wanted]] and Vincent who has been hesitant about marriage and at least throughout the start of the game values freedom above all else [[UnwittingPawn is now in the exact situation he was trying to avoid from the start.]]]] This can be taken further when every bar patron who you could possibly save from the nightmare [[spoiler:talks about how they want to get married and start a family, not one bar patron saved talks about how they want to have a happy single life. [[ItMakesSenseInContext It may sound weird to be classified as nightmare fuel]] but it further emphasizes the BlackAndWhiteMorality Boss and Astaroth employ in the world is more a FalseDichotomy: humans' only use are to marry and reproduce and if they don't do that then they should die.]]

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* Even what is arguably the happiest ending for a lot of people: The True Lovers Ending can [[FridgeHorror make people feel uneasy when interpreted a certain way.[[spoiler: ]][[spoiler: Considering the main goal behind Boss' plan was ultimately all about discarding men fearing commitment and only having the men who are willing to marry their partners live then [[TheBadGuyWins he got exactly what he wanted]] and Vincent who has been hesitant about marriage and at least throughout the start of the game values freedom above all else [[UnwittingPawn is now in the exact situation he was trying to avoid from the start.]]]] This can be taken further when every bar patron who you could possibly save from the nightmare [[spoiler:talks about how they want to get married and start a family, not one bar patron saved talks about how they want to have a happy single life. [[ItMakesSenseInContext It may sound weird to be classified as nightmare fuel]] but it further emphasizes the BlackAndWhiteMorality Boss and Astaroth employ in the world is more a FalseDichotomy: humans' only use are to marry and reproduce and if they don't do that then they should die.]]
19th Jun '17 4:41:21 AM LooseyGoose
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* If the player manages to defeat the final level of Babel, Axis Mundi, they're rewarded by [[spoiler:becoming Ishtar's (the goddess of fertility) new consort.]] There's only the one minor issue that [[spoiler:anyone who knows their Myth/MesopotamianMythology will catch onto: Ishtar [[TheVamp is known for causing many of her lovers' deaths once she grows tired of them.]]]]
19th Jun '17 4:38:21 AM LooseyGoose
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* If the player manages to defeat the final level of Babel, Axis Mundi, they're rewarded by [[spoiler:becoming Ishtar's (the goddess of fertility) new consort.]] There's only the one minor issue that [[spoiler:anyone who knows their MesopatamianMythology will catch onto: Ishtar [[TheVamp is known for causing many of her lovers' deaths once she grows tired of them.]]]]

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* If the player manages to defeat the final level of Babel, Axis Mundi, they're rewarded by [[spoiler:becoming Ishtar's (the goddess of fertility) new consort.]] There's only the one minor issue that [[spoiler:anyone who knows their MesopatamianMythology Myth/MesopotamianMythology will catch onto: Ishtar [[TheVamp is known for causing many of her lovers' deaths once she grows tired of them.]]]]
19th Jun '17 4:36:58 AM LooseyGoose
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* If the player manages to defeat the final level of Babel, Axis Mundi, they're rewarded by [[spoiler:becoming Ishtar's (the goddess of fertility)new consort.]] There's only the one minor issue that [[spoiler:anyone who knows their MesopatamianMythology will catch onto: Ishtar [[TheVamp is known for causing many of her lovers' deaths once she grows tired of them.]]]]

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* If the player manages to defeat the final level of Babel, Axis Mundi, they're rewarded by [[spoiler:becoming Ishtar's (the goddess of fertility)new fertility) new consort.]] There's only the one minor issue that [[spoiler:anyone who knows their MesopatamianMythology will catch onto: Ishtar [[TheVamp is known for causing many of her lovers' deaths once she grows tired of them.]]]]
19th Jun '17 4:35:49 AM LooseyGoose
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* If the player manages to defeat the final level of Babel, Axis Mundi, they're rewarded by [[spoiler:becoming Ishtar's (the goddess of fertility)new consort.]] There's only the one minor issue that [[spoiler:anyone who knows their MesopatamianMythology will catch onto: Ishtar [[TheVamp is known for causing many of her lovers' deaths once she grows tired of them.]]]]
17th Jun '17 4:47:40 PM LooseyGoose
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* Even what is arguably the happiest ending for a lot of people: The True Lovers Ending can make people feel uneasy when interpreted a certain way.[[spoiler: Considering the main goal behind Boss' plan was ultimately all about discarding men fearing commitment and only having the men who are willing to marry their partners live then [[TheBadGuyWins he got exactly what he wanted]] and Vincent who has been hesitant about marriage and at least throughout the start of the game values freedom above all else [[UnwittingPawn is now in the exact situation he was trying to avoid from the start.]]]] This can be taken further when every bar patron who you could possibly save from the nightmare [[spoiler:talks about how they want to get married and start a family, not one bar patron saved talks about how they want to have a happy single life. [[ItMakesSenseInContext It may sound weird to be classified as nightmare fuel]] but it further emphasizes the BlackAndWhiteMorality Boss and Astaroth employ in the world being more a FalseDichotomy: humans' only use are to marry and reproduce and if they don't do that then they should die.]]

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* Even what is arguably the happiest ending for a lot of people: The True Lovers Ending can make people feel uneasy when interpreted a certain way.[[spoiler: Considering the main goal behind Boss' plan was ultimately all about discarding men fearing commitment and only having the men who are willing to marry their partners live then [[TheBadGuyWins he got exactly what he wanted]] and Vincent who has been hesitant about marriage and at least throughout the start of the game values freedom above all else [[UnwittingPawn is now in the exact situation he was trying to avoid from the start.]]]] This can be taken further when every bar patron who you could possibly save from the nightmare [[spoiler:talks about how they want to get married and start a family, not one bar patron saved talks about how they want to have a happy single life. [[ItMakesSenseInContext It may sound weird to be classified as nightmare fuel]] but it further emphasizes the BlackAndWhiteMorality Boss and Astaroth employ in the world being is more a FalseDichotomy: humans' only use are to marry and reproduce and if they don't do that then they should die.]]
17th Jun '17 4:42:36 PM LooseyGoose
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* Even what is arguably the happiest ending for a lot of people: The True Lovers Ending can make people feel uneasy when interpreted a certain way.[[spoiler: Considering the main goal behind Boss' plan was ultimately all about discarding men fearing commitment and only having the men who are willing to marry their partners live then [[TheBadGuyWins he got exactly what he wanted]] and Vincent who has been hesitant about marriage and at least throughout the start of the game values freedom above all else [[UnwittingPawn is now in the exact situation he was trying to avoid from the start.]]]] This can be taken further when every bar patron who you could possibly save from the nightmare [[spoiler:talks about how they want to get married and start a family, not one bar patron saved talks about how they want to have a happy single life. [[ItMakesSenseInContext It may sound weird to be classified as nightmare fuel]] but it further emphasizes the BlackAndWhiteMorality Boss and Astaroth employ in the world: humans' only use are to marry and reproduce and if they don't do that then they should die.]]

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* Even what is arguably the happiest ending for a lot of people: The True Lovers Ending can make people feel uneasy when interpreted a certain way.[[spoiler: Considering the main goal behind Boss' plan was ultimately all about discarding men fearing commitment and only having the men who are willing to marry their partners live then [[TheBadGuyWins he got exactly what he wanted]] and Vincent who has been hesitant about marriage and at least throughout the start of the game values freedom above all else [[UnwittingPawn is now in the exact situation he was trying to avoid from the start.]]]] This can be taken further when every bar patron who you could possibly save from the nightmare [[spoiler:talks about how they want to get married and start a family, not one bar patron saved talks about how they want to have a happy single life. [[ItMakesSenseInContext It may sound weird to be classified as nightmare fuel]] but it further emphasizes the BlackAndWhiteMorality Boss and Astaroth employ in the world: world being more a FalseDichotomy: humans' only use are to marry and reproduce and if they don't do that then they should die.]]
17th Jun '17 2:23:06 PM LooseyGoose
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* Even what is arguably the happiest ending for a lot of people: The True Lovers Ending can make people feel uneasy when interpreted a certain way.[[spoiler: Considering the main goal behind Boss' plan was ultimately all about discarding men fearing commitment and only having the men who are willing to marry their partners live then [[TheBadGuyWins he got exactly what he wanted]] and Vincent who has been hesitant about marriage and at least throughout the start of the game values freedom above all else [[UnwittingPawn is now in the exact situation he was trying to avoid from the start.]]]] This can be taken further when every bar patron who you could possibly save from the nightmare [[spoiler:talks about how they want to get married and start a family, not one bar patron saved talks about how they want to have a happy single life. [[ItMakesSenseInContext It may sound weird to be classified as nightmare fuel]] but it further emphasizes the BlackAndWhiteMorality Boss and Astaroth employ in the world: humans' only use are to marry and reproduce and if they don't do that then they should die.]]
16th Dec '16 8:25:39 PM Serasia
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* The first time Vincent is with Catherine is plenty nightmare inducing on it's own. [[DateRape He's taken home by a stranger while he was inebriated and emotionally vulnerable and wakes up naked and unable to remember what happened.]] The combination of his emotional state and Catherine's [[MsFanservice looks]] and [[HornyDevils nature]] means that he'd have a hard time talking to his friends or significant other about it even if he did recognize what happened to him for what it was.

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* The first time Vincent is with Catherine is plenty nightmare inducing on it's own. [[DateRape He's taken home by a stranger while he was inebriated and emotionally vulnerable and wakes up naked and unable to remember what happened.]] The combination of his emotional state and Catherine's [[MsFanservice looks]] and [[HornyDevils nature]] means that he'd have a hard time talking to his friends or significant other about it even if he did recognize what happened to him for what it was. Men can get taken advantage of just like women, but can't get much help or understanding.
21st Sep '16 9:42:21 PM Arruruerie
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* As nerve-racking as Vincent's troubles can be, try imagining the other Stray Sheep's issues alongside his and you've ''definitely'' got a Terrible, Horrible, No-Good, Very Bad Week drawn up in your head, as they turn out to be [[spoiler: tormented night after night by bosses taking the forms of a person who committed suicide at the end of a butterfly effect chain that they're sure they set off (Justin), an embodiment of sense of powerlessness over one's 32+ years of life (Daniel), a dead spouse one can't be sure they couldn't have encouraged to hold on for any longer (Morgan), a physically and emotionally abusive father (Todd), and an entirely isolating sex slaver mother escaped by luck (Archie)]] respectively.
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