History Trivia / TalesOfTheAbyss

25th Apr '16 4:39:46 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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* HeyItsThatVoice:
** Creator/YuriLowenthal ([[VideoGame/{{Persona 4}} Yosuke]], [[WesternAnimation/Ben10AlienForce Ben Tennyson]], [[Manga/{{Naruto}} Sasuke]]) is Luke and Asch.
** Creator/NicoleBalick ([[VideoGame/{{Persona 4}} Naoto]], [[VideoGame/EternalSonata Rondo]], [[VideoGame/ShadowOfRome Claudia]]) is Tear.
** Before he went rogue, [[Creator/MichaelMcConnohie Van]] used to be an [[{{WesternAnimation/The Transformers}} Auto]][[{{Anime/Transformers Robots in Disguise}} bot]], as well as a [[VideoGame/WarCraft righteous paladin]]. (The vocal resemblance to Uther is particularly strong here.)
** Creator/JohnnyYongBosch is Guy Cecil. [[Series/MightyMorphinPowerRangers MORPHINOMINAL!]]
** [[Creator/KirkThornton Jade]] is searching for that [[PrecisionFStrike DAYUM]] [[{{MemeticMutation}} FOURTH]] [[{{VideoGame/Sonic the Hedgehog}} CHAOS EMERALD!]] And a blue uniform, specialties in thrusting attacks, a cool personality with a professional insight on warfare and even a Colonel of an entire army!? He is no other than [[{{Manga/RurouniKenshin}} the Third Squad Leader of the Shinsengumi, the wolves of Mibu, Hajime Saito!!]]
** At some point, Jade [[VideoGame/DigitalDevilSaga injected himself with a demonic virus]] and also was an [[VideoGame/{{Gungrave}} undead gunslinger who rarely speaks]].
** Creator/StephanieSheh ([[Manga/{{Naruto}} Hinata]], [[Anime/XMen Armor]]) is [[{{OverlyLong Name}} Natalia Luzu Kimlasca-Lanvaldear]].
** [[Creator/WendeeLee Nephry]] is [[LightNovel/HaruhiSuzumiya a bored theoretical God]] and [[VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorneyDualDestinies an excitable redheaded defence attorney]].
** [[Creator/EdCunningham Mohs]] is [[VideoGame/SoulcaliburIII Mitsurugi]].
9th Feb '16 5:14:35 PM GrammarNavi
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* NoExportForYou: The original PS2 version never made it to PAL territories. This was rectified with the [=3DS=] port, which was even released earlier than the US one.

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* NoExportForYou: The original PS2 [=PS2=] version never made it to PAL territories. This was rectified with the [=3DS=] port, which was even released earlier than the US one.



* RemadeForTheExport: As stated above, unlike the original {{PlayStation 2}} release, the Nintendo3DS version was released in PAL regions.

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* RemadeForTheExport: As stated above, unlike the original {{PlayStation 2}} UsefulNotes/PlayStation2 release, the Nintendo3DS UsefulNotes/Nintendo3DS version was released in PAL regions.
30th Dec '15 6:33:18 PM silver06
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* ThemeTuneCameo: A rather unique version of this trope appears in Abyss. Though the game's title theme, Karma, is only remixed for two songs, many of the lyrics of the song were used as titles for many of the songs, especially those having to do with [[Spoilers: Luke, Asch and Van]]:
[[folder: Relevant Lyrics (Translated from Japanese)]]
* I dropped a marble; when I chased after it, I dropped another
Only one remains in a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C0YuGcJzJQQ&list=PL6akIKaXBeU1mb4pVAcVHepVZysNoNG_m&index=1 single sunny spot]]

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* ThemeTuneCameo: A rather unique version of this trope appears in Abyss. Though the game's title theme, Karma, is only remixed for two songs, many of the lyrics of the song were used as titles for many of the songs, especially those having to do with [[Spoilers: [[spoiler: Luke, Asch and Van]]:
[[folder: Relevant **(Lyrics translated from Japanese. [[http://www.animelyrics.com/game/talesoftheabyss/karma.htm Lyrics (Translated from Japanese)]]
* I
source]].)
->''I
dropped a marble; when I chased after it, I dropped another
another. Only one remains in a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C0YuGcJzJQQ&list=PL6akIKaXBeU1mb4pVAcVHepVZysNoNG_m&index=1 single sunny spot]]spot]]''



* When our worn-out motives overlap and tremble,
I'll know the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fa7CO1ILUjY&index=36&list=PL6akIKaXBeU1mb4pVAcVHepVZysNoNG_m meaning of my birth]]

* We are [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngjeV4QglIw mirrors]], each of us meant
To reflect every bit of the other's karma

* Don't forget, because I'm always calling from inside the same marble
That's right, we'll meet each other for sure; when [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HcZgujbU1Bs&list=PL6akIKaXBeU1mb4pVAcVHepVZysNoNG_m&index=83 we build a cross]] on our submerged motives
We will [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6EGnFgsdDnM&list=PL6akIKaXBeU1mb4pVAcVHepVZysNoNG_m&index=27 fulfill our promise]]

* Full Lyrics here: http://www.animelyrics.com/game/talesoftheabyss/karma.htm
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* When ->''When our worn-out motives overlap and tremble,
tremble, I'll know the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fa7CO1ILUjY&index=36&list=PL6akIKaXBeU1mb4pVAcVHepVZysNoNG_m meaning of my birth]]

* We
birth]]''

->''We
are [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngjeV4QglIw mirrors]], each of us meant
To
meant to reflect every bit of the other's karma

* Don't
karma''

->''Don't
forget, because I'm always calling from inside the same marble
marble. That's right, we'll meet each other for sure; when [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HcZgujbU1Bs&list=PL6akIKaXBeU1mb4pVAcVHepVZysNoNG_m&index=83 we build a cross]] on our submerged motives
We
motives, we will [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6EGnFgsdDnM&list=PL6akIKaXBeU1mb4pVAcVHepVZysNoNG_m&index=27 fulfill our promise]]

* Full Lyrics here: http://www.animelyrics.com/game/talesoftheabyss/karma.htm
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promise]]''
30th Dec '15 6:25:17 PM silver06
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* ThemeTuneCameo: A rather unique version of this trope appears in Abyss. Though the game's title theme, Karma, is only remixed for two songs, many of the lyrics of the song were used as titles for many of the songs, especially those having to do with [[Spoilers: Luke, Asch and Van]]:
[[folder: Relevant Lyrics (Translated from Japanese)]]
*I dropped a marble; when I chased after it, I dropped another
Only one remains in a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C0YuGcJzJQQ&list=PL6akIKaXBeU1mb4pVAcVHepVZysNoNG_m&index=1 single sunny spot]]

*When our worn-out motives overlap and tremble,
I'll know the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fa7CO1ILUjY&index=36&list=PL6akIKaXBeU1mb4pVAcVHepVZysNoNG_m meaning of my birth]]

*We are [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngjeV4QglIw mirrors]], each of us meant
To reflect every bit of the other's karma

*Don't forget, because I'm always calling from inside the same marble
That's right, we'll meet each other for sure; when [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HcZgujbU1Bs&list=PL6akIKaXBeU1mb4pVAcVHepVZysNoNG_m&index=83 we build a cross]] on our submerged motives
We will [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6EGnFgsdDnM&list=PL6akIKaXBeU1mb4pVAcVHepVZysNoNG_m&index=27 fulfill our promise]]

*Full Lyrics here: http://www.animelyrics.com/game/talesoftheabyss/karma.htm
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1st Aug '15 2:47:44 PM SpaceDrake
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** Before he went rogue, [[Creator/MichaelMcConnohie Van]] used to be an [[{{WesternAnimation/The Transformers}} Auto]][[{{Anime/Transformers Robots in Disguise}} bot]], as well as a [[VideoGame/Warcraft3 righteous paladin]]. (The vocal resemblance to Uther is particularly strong here.)

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** Before he went rogue, [[Creator/MichaelMcConnohie Van]] used to be an [[{{WesternAnimation/The Transformers}} Auto]][[{{Anime/Transformers Robots in Disguise}} bot]], as well as a [[VideoGame/Warcraft3 [[VideoGame/WarCraft righteous paladin]]. (The vocal resemblance to Uther is particularly strong here.)
1st Aug '15 2:46:46 PM SpaceDrake
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* BadExportForYou: Although the American version got a SuperlativeDubbing, the skits didn't have any voice overs. New Mystic Artes and costumes were added to the game, but most people agree those didn't compensate. This got repeated in the 3DS port.

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* BadExportForYou: Although the American English-language version got generally has what is considered a SuperlativeDubbing, [[SuperlativeDubbing superb dub]], the skits didn't have any voice overs.weren't recorded in English. New Mystic Artes and costumes were added to the game, but most people agree those didn't compensate. This got repeated wasn't corrected in the 3DS port.port, to boot.



** Mr.Ending [[spoiler:The red haired man, that could be Luke or Asch depending on viewer interpretation, who comes back at the end]]

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** Mr.Ending Ending! [[spoiler:The red haired man, that could be Luke or Asch depending on viewer interpretation, who comes back at the end]]end.]]



** Before he went rogue, [[Creator/MichaelMcConnohie Van]] used to be an [[{{WesternAnimation/The Transformers}} Auto]][[{{Anime/Transformers Robots in Disguise}} bot]].

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** Before he went rogue, [[Creator/MichaelMcConnohie Van]] used to be an [[{{WesternAnimation/The Transformers}} Auto]][[{{Anime/Transformers Robots in Disguise}} bot]].bot]], as well as a [[VideoGame/Warcraft3 righteous paladin]]. (The vocal resemblance to Uther is particularly strong here.)



** [[Creator/EdCunningham Mohs]] is [[VideoGame/SoulcaliburIII Mitsurugi]]

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** [[Creator/EdCunningham Mohs]] is [[VideoGame/SoulcaliburIII Mitsurugi]]Mitsurugi]].



* WhatCouldHaveBeen: Apparently some stuff was discovered that suggests more stuff was DummiedOut. While quite a bit of it was restored for the North American localization (and the 3DS remake), among the things found were not only un-used Mystic Arte cut-ins but also Van to be playable at one point. There are quite a few unused battle lines (all of them dubbed in the english release) that are probably unused Artes, such as:

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: Apparently some stuff was discovered that suggests more stuff was DummiedOut. While quite a bit of it was restored for the North American localization (and the 3DS remake), among the things found were not only un-used Mystic Arte cut-ins but also the fact that Van was to be playable at one point. There are quite a few unused battle lines (all of them dubbed in the english release) that are probably unused Artes, such as:
17th May '15 6:09:39 PM nombretomado
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** [[Creator/WendeeLee Nephry]] is [[TheMelancholyOfHaruhiSuzumiya a bored theoretical God]] and [[VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorneyDualDestinies an excitable redheaded defence attorney]].

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** [[Creator/WendeeLee Nephry]] is [[TheMelancholyOfHaruhiSuzumiya [[LightNovel/HaruhiSuzumiya a bored theoretical God]] and [[VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorneyDualDestinies an excitable redheaded defence attorney]].
28th Jan '15 12:44:18 PM StFan
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** [[Creator/KirkThornton Jade]] is searching for that [[{{PrecisionF-Strike}} DAYUM]] [[{{MemeticMutation}} FOURTH]] [[{{VideoGame/Sonic the Hedgehog}} CHAOS EMERALD!]] And a blue uniform, specialties in thrusting attacks, a cool personality with a professional insight on warfare and even a Colonel of an entire army!? He is no other than [[{{Manga/RurouniKenshin}} the Third Squad Leader of the Shinsengumi, the wolves of Mibu, Hajime Saito!!]]

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** [[Creator/KirkThornton Jade]] is searching for that [[{{PrecisionF-Strike}} [[PrecisionFStrike DAYUM]] [[{{MemeticMutation}} FOURTH]] [[{{VideoGame/Sonic the Hedgehog}} CHAOS EMERALD!]] And a blue uniform, specialties in thrusting attacks, a cool personality with a professional insight on warfare and even a Colonel of an entire army!? He is no other than [[{{Manga/RurouniKenshin}} the Third Squad Leader of the Shinsengumi, the wolves of Mibu, Hajime Saito!!]]
20th Dec '14 11:48:30 AM TheUnsquished
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* AllStarCast: Voice-acting example only, but if you go to our [[Characters/TalesOfTheAbyss character sheet]], where the attributions are listed, you'll notice there's only like four or five characters ''total'' that have non-blue links, no matter which side of the ocean you're looking at.

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* ActingForTwo: The voice actors of [[spoiler:all characters that sport replicas]], naturally. Sometimes there's even acting for three. [[spoiler: Justified]]
** SignificantDoubleCasting*
AllStarCast: Voice-acting example only, but if you go to our [[Characters/TalesOfTheAbyss character sheet]], where the attributions are listed, you'll notice there's only like four or five characters ''total'' that have non-blue links, no matter which side of the ocean you're looking at.
3rd Dec '14 12:15:36 PM StFan
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** Creator/StephanieSheh ([[Manga/{{Naruto}} Hinata]], [[Anime/{{X-Men}} Armor]]) is [[{{OverlyLong Name}} Natalia Luzu Kimlasca-Lanvaldear]].

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** Creator/StephanieSheh ([[Manga/{{Naruto}} Hinata]], [[Anime/{{X-Men}} [[Anime/XMen Armor]]) is [[{{OverlyLong Name}} Natalia Luzu Kimlasca-Lanvaldear]].
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