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7th Oct '15 8:27:50 PM Shadeblade11
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** The beginning is a disjointed series of random imagery and philosophical discussions. The rest of the work is much more coherent [[note]] Looking at you Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann [[/note]].

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** The beginning is a disjointed series of random imagery and philosophical discussions. The rest of the work is much more coherent [[note]] Looking at you Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann [[/note]].Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann[[/note]].
7th Oct '15 8:27:30 PM Shadeblade11
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** The beginning is a disjointed series of random imagery and philosophical discussions. The rest of the work is much more coherent.

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** The beginning is a disjointed series of random imagery and philosophical discussions. The rest of the work is much more coherent.coherent [[note]] Looking at you Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann [[/note]].
14th Jul '15 8:05:40 PM Zelot
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* '''Straight''': A work ends with everyone [[RocksFallEveryoneDies exploding into orange liquid]], at which point the main character has a disjointed DreamSequence about [[FauxlosophicNarration the meaning of life]].

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* '''Straight''': [[Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion A work work]] ends with everyone [[RocksFallEveryoneDies exploding into orange liquid]], at which point the main character has a disjointed DreamSequence about [[FauxlosophicNarration the meaning of life]].
21st Jan '15 5:46:17 PM ThreeOneThreeBluestreak
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* '''Inverted''': The beginning is a disjointed series of random imagery and philosophical discussions. The rest of the work is much more coherent.

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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The beginning is a disjointed series of random imagery and philosophical discussions. The rest of the work is much more coherent.
21st Jan '15 5:41:24 PM Logograph
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* '''Inverted''': An intentionally weird beginning. Or an ending [[MindScrewdriver a lot less weird than the rest of the work]].

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* '''Inverted''': An intentionally weird beginning. Or an ending [[MindScrewdriver The beginning is a lot less weird than the disjointed series of random imagery and philosophical discussions. The rest of the work]].work is much more coherent.
** The ending is a MindScrewdriver.
12th Feb '14 2:37:29 PM VPhantom
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** A MindScrew is better than NoEnding.



* '''Lampshaded''': '''"WHAT THE HELL WAS THAT?!"'''

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* '''Lampshaded''': '''Lampshaded''':
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'''"WHAT THE HELL WAS THAT?!"'''THAT?!"'''
** "Well... A MindScrew is better than NoEnding."
12th Feb '14 12:38:49 PM StongRadd
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** A MindScrew is better than NoEnding.
17th Jan '13 8:58:38 AM ashlay
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* '''Conversed''': The main character says to his friend "Man, ''Chronicles of Troperia'' had a weird ending, didn't it?"

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* '''Conversed''': The main character says to his their friend "Man, ''Chronicles of Troperia'' had a weird ending, didn't it?"



* '''Played For Laughs''': A work ends with everyone [[RocksFallEveryoneDies exploding into orange liquid]], at which point the main character [[RageAgainstTheAuthor punches out the work's creator]] and then [[AuthorFilibuster talks about meta-fiction]].

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* '''Played For Laughs''': A work ends with everyone [[RocksFallEveryoneDies exploding into orange liquid]], at which point The ending emphasizes [[{{Surrealism}} Surrealist]] and BreakingTheFourthWall elements for the main character [[RageAgainstTheAuthor punches out the work's creator]] and then [[AuthorFilibuster talks about meta-fiction]]. sake of {{Absurdism}}.
17th Jan '13 6:06:08 AM ashlay
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* '''Exploited''': Knowing everyone will explode into orange liquid and enter a disjointed DreamSequence like existence, a character uses it as a means to be reunited with his dead wife.

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* '''Exploited''': Knowing everyone will explode into orange liquid and enter a disjointed DreamSequence like existence, existence where anything can happen, a character uses it as a means to be reunited with his their dead wife.



* '''Conversed''': "Man, ''Chronicles of Troperia'' had a weird ending, didn't it?"

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* '''Conversed''': The main character says to his friend "Man, ''Chronicles of Troperia'' had a weird ending, didn't it?"



* '''Played For Laughs''': A work ends with everyone [[RocksFallEveryoneDies exploding into orange liquid]], at which point the main character [[RageAgainstTheAuthor gets rid of the work's creator]] and then [[AuthorFilibuster talks about meta-fiction]].

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* '''Played For Laughs''': A work ends with everyone [[RocksFallEveryoneDies exploding into orange liquid]], at which point the main character [[RageAgainstTheAuthor gets rid of punches out the work's creator]] and then [[AuthorFilibuster talks about meta-fiction]]. meta-fiction]].
* '''Played For Drama''': The main character fears they're [[ThroughTheEyesOfMadness going insane]]. Or the weirdness is due to [[TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt the world ending]].
16th Jan '13 4:00:22 PM ashlay
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* '''Double Subverted''': After the BigBad is defeated, the main character has a disjointed DreamSequence about [[FauxlosophicNarration the meaning of life]] instead.

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* '''Double Subverted''': Subverted''': ...After the BigBad is defeated, the main character has a disjointed DreamSequence about [[FauxlosophicNarration the meaning of life]] instead.



* '''Zig Zagged''': work ends with everyone exploding into orange liquid, only for it to turn out it was AllJustADream. OrWasItADream Then everyone has a {{Dance Party|Ending}}.

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* '''Zig Zagged''': A work ends with everyone exploding into orange liquid, only for it to turn out it was AllJustADream. OrWasItADream Then everyone has a {{Dance Party|Ending}}.



* '''Discussed''': "How did you think this would end? Everyone exploding into orange liquid? maybe a [[DreamSequence non-sensical dream or two]]? Sorry, [[ThisIsReality but reality is hardly that dramatic]]."

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* '''Discussed''': "How did you think this would end? Everyone exploding into orange liquid? maybe a [[DreamSequence non-sensical nonsensical dream or two]]? Sorry, [[ThisIsReality but reality is hardly that dramatic]]."
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