History Recap / InsideNo9S4E6TemptingFate

13th Feb '18 8:23:45 PM Angeldeb82
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* JerkassGenie: The hare is a form of this.

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* JerkassGenie: JackassGenie: The hare is a form of this.



* SeriesFauxnale: This episode ties up the one recurring strand in every episode (the [[FreezeFrameBonus Hare statue]]) by actually making it an element of the plot, as well as implying that [[TheVerse every episode takes place in the same continuity]], has this feel.

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* SeriesFauxnale: This episode ties up the one recurring strand in every episode (the [[FreezeFrameBonus Hare statue]]) by actually making it an element of the plot, as well as implying that [[TheVerse every episode that takes place in the same continuity]], continuity]] has this feel.
10th Feb '18 11:56:09 AM MartineBrooke
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* BaitAndSwitch: Maz wishes for L93,000 upon which Nick removes the floor board and finds... play money. However, in the next room Keith finds the real money in the Monopoly box.

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* BaitAndSwitch: Maz wishes for L93,000 £93,000 upon which Nick removes the floor board and finds... play money. However, in the next room Keith finds the real money in the Monopoly box.



* HopeSpot: Nick specifically says that a wish that's not self-serving could work without the Hare twisting it. By the end of the episode, even though Keith tried to kill him, he wished for Keith's son Charlie to be able to walk again. Charlie appears in the house without his wheelchair, and things seem happy (even though Mal is dead). However, Frank then turns on the stove top to make some tea after Keith knocked the gas line loose and the apartment blows up.

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* HopeSpot: Nick specifically says that a wish that's not self-serving could work without the Hare twisting it. By the end of the episode, even though Keith tried to kill him, he wished for Keith's son Charlie to be able to walk again. Charlie appears in the house without his wheelchair, and things seem happy (even though Mal Maz is dead). However, Frank then turns on the stove top to make some tea after Keith knocked the gas line loose and the apartment blows up.
9th Feb '18 5:05:34 PM eroock
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* SharedUniverse: It is established that the silver hare, which appears in the background of every episode, is a cursed artifact which is responsible for the bad things that happen in each story.



* TheVerse: Apparently, all episodes take place in the same continuity, with the revelation that the silver hare featured in the background of each episode is a cursed artifact - implying it is responsible for the misfortunes characters suffer in each episode.

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* TheVerse: Apparently, all episodes take place in the same continuity, with the revelation It is established that the silver hare featured hare, which appears in the background of each episode every episode, is a cursed artifact - implying it which is responsible for the misfortunes characters suffer bad things that happen in each episode.story.
9th Feb '18 5:02:46 PM eroock
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* PlotDrivenBreakdown: To enhance the suspense, the fuse burns and the apartment goes dark when Maz runs away with the money.

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* PlotDrivenBreakdown: To enhance the suspense, the fuse burns and the apartment goes dark when Maz runs away bolts with the money.
9th Feb '18 4:58:29 PM eroock
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* BaitAndSwitch: Maz wishes for L93,000 upon which Nick removes the floor board and finds... play money. However, in the next room Keith finds the real money in the Monopoly box.



* FiveSecondForeshadowing: Double-subverted. Maz wishes for L93,000 upon which Nick removes the floor board. Underneath they find... play money. But in the next room Keith finds the real money in the Monopoly box.

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* FiveSecondForeshadowing: Double-subverted. Maz wishes for L93,000 Nick wonders how the video tape could find its way into the safe if Frank was dead, upon which Nick removes the floor board. Underneath they find... play money. But in the next room Keith finds the real money in the Monopoly box.reveals himself to be Frank's murderer.
9th Feb '18 4:23:01 PM AndIntroducingALeg
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* ADegreeInUseless: Nick's knowledge of the occult comes from his having a PhD in the subject. And yet he works for the council as a "glorified bin man". His alcoholism is partly to blame, though.

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* ADegreeInUseless: Nick's knowledge of the occult comes from his having a PhD [=PhD=] in the subject. And yet he works for the council as a "glorified bin man". His alcoholism is partly to blame, though.
9th Feb '18 4:21:23 PM AndIntroducingALeg
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* ADegreeInUseless: Nick's knowledge of the occult comes from his having a PhD in the subject. And yet he works for the council as a "glorified bin man". His alcoholism is partly to blame, though.
9th Feb '18 2:22:18 PM eroock
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* WhamShot: Nick unwrapping the cursed hare. If you've been looking out for the hare hidden in the background of other episodes, it could come as even more of a shock.
9th Feb '18 2:16:18 PM eroock
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* ArtifactOfDoom: [[spoiler:The hare.]]

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* ArtifactOfDoom: [[spoiler:The The hare.]]



* BitchInSheepsClothing: [[spoiler:Keith]].

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* BitchInSheepsClothing: [[spoiler:Keith]].Keith.



* TheCuckoolanderWasRight: [[spoiler:Nick turns out to have been right about every crazy thing he says.]]

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* TheCuckoolanderWasRight: [[spoiler:Nick Nick turns out to have been right about every crazy thing he says.]]



* DeathByMaterialism: [[spoiler:Maz and ultimately Keith both get this.]]
* DownerEnding: [[spoiler:Everyone (including Keith's son) dies, and Frank is still a zombie.]]

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* DeathByMaterialism: [[spoiler:Maz Maz and ultimately Keith both get this.]]
this.
* DownerEnding: [[spoiler:Everyone Everyone (including Keith's son) dies, and Frank is still a zombie.]]



* HopeSpot: [[spoiler:Nick specifically says that a wish that's not self-serving could work without the Hare twisting it. By the end of the episode, even though Keith tried to kill him, he wished for Keith's son Charlie to be able to walk again. Charlie appears in the house without his wheelchair, and things seem happy (even though Mal is dead). However, Frank then turns on the stove top to make some tea after Keith knocked the gas line loose and the apartment blows up.]]

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* HopeSpot: [[spoiler:Nick Nick specifically says that a wish that's not self-serving could work without the Hare twisting it. By the end of the episode, even though Keith tried to kill him, he wished for Keith's son Charlie to be able to walk again. Charlie appears in the house without his wheelchair, and things seem happy (even though Mal is dead). However, Frank then turns on the stove top to make some tea after Keith knocked the gas line loose and the apartment blows up.]]



* KillEmAll: [[spoiler:Implied by the ending; for everyone but Frank, at least.]]
* LaserGuidedKarma: [[spoiler:For anyone who tries to use the hare selfishly - including Maz and Keith.]]
* MakeItLookLikeAnAccident: When Keith [[spoiler:hits Nick over the head with the hare, thinking he's dead, he tries to make it look like Nick (who was an alcoholic) found some of Frank's alcohol and drank until he passed out, knocking out a gas line. ]]

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* KillEmAll: [[spoiler:Implied Implied by the ending; for everyone but Frank, at least.]]
least.
* LaserGuidedKarma: [[spoiler:For For anyone who tries to use the hare selfishly - including Maz and Keith.]]
Keith.
* MakeItLookLikeAnAccident: When Keith [[spoiler:hits hits Nick over the head with the hare, thinking he's dead, he tries to make it look like Nick (who was an alcoholic) found some of Frank's alcohol and drank until he passed out, knocking out a gas line. ]]



* MiserAdvisor: [[spoiler:This was Keith's original plan to get Frank's money.]]

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* MiserAdvisor: [[spoiler:This This was Keith's original plan to get Frank's money.]]



* ProperlyParanoid: Nick suggests that the deceased Frank [[spoiler:used his lottery money to buy a bunch of innocuous things so that the money he won couldn't be used to hurt anyone on a grand scale. That's the reason for the hoard. It sounds ludicrous until zombie Frank walks through the door, proving the wishes are real and evil.]]
* RedemptionEqualsDeath: [[spoiler:Small redemption, but still: just as Keith had learned his lesson and gave Frank back the money, Nick turns out to not be dead and to have wished for Keith's son to be able to walk. Too bad Frank was heating up tea with an exposed gas line...]]

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* ProperlyParanoid: Nick suggests that the deceased Frank [[spoiler:used used his lottery money to buy a bunch of innocuous things so that the money he won couldn't be used to hurt anyone on a grand scale. That's the reason for the hoard. It sounds ludicrous until zombie Frank walks through the door, proving the wishes are real and evil.]]
evil.
* RedemptionEqualsDeath: [[spoiler:Small Small redemption, but still: just as Keith had learned his lesson and gave Frank back the money, Nick turns out to not be dead and to have wished for Keith's son to be able to walk. Too bad Frank was heating up tea with an exposed gas line...]]



* SharedUniverse: It is established that the silver hare, which appears in the background of every episode, is [[spoiler: a cursed artifact which is responsible for the bad things that happen in each story.]]
* TrashOfTheTitans: The condition of Frank Meggins' apartment. [[spoiler:In an interesting twist, it turns out his "trash" has a purpose: buying innocuous things so that his fortune can't be used for evil.]]

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* SharedUniverse: It is established that the silver hare, which appears in the background of every episode, is [[spoiler: a cursed artifact which is responsible for the bad things that happen in each story.]]
story.
* TrashOfTheTitans: The condition of Frank Meggins' apartment. [[spoiler:In In an interesting twist, it turns out his "trash" has a purpose: buying innocuous things so that his fortune can't be used for evil.]] evil.
* TheVerse: Apparently, all episodes take place in the same continuity, with the revelation that the silver hare featured in the background of each episode is a cursed artifact - implying it is responsible for the misfortunes characters suffer in each episode.



* WhoWantsToLiveForever: [[spoiler: Frank regrets his wish for immortality since it means he can never be free of the curse.]]

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* WhoWantsToLiveForever: [[spoiler: Frank regrets his wish for immortality since it means he can never be free of the curse.]]
9th Feb '18 2:00:48 PM eroock
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* SeriesFauxnale: This episode ties up the one recurring strand in every episode (the [[FreezeFrameBonus Hare statue]]) by actually making it an element of the plot, as well as implying that [[TheVerse every episode takes place in the same continuity]], has this feel.
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