History VideoGame / CriminalCase

17th Jul '17 10:59:52 PM Adept
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* AbortedArc: Several character dialogues seemingly sets up certain plot lines, which never takes place.
** In the very first chapter, Marina criticises Jack's mommy issues when the latter tried to flirt with her, which might coincide with Jack's MysteriousPast. Not only is Jack's backstory never established, the Eurasia arc shows that ''Marina'' is the one with issues with her mother.

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* AbortedArc: Several character dialogues seemingly sets up certain plot lines, which never takes place.
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** In the very first chapter, Marina criticises Jack's mommy issues when the latter tried tries to flirt with her, which might coincide with Jack's MysteriousPast. Not only is Jack's backstory never established, the Eurasia arc shows that ''Marina'' is the one with issues with her mother.


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* ChuckCunninghamSyndrome: After she mentioned about leaving for Brazil at the end of Chapter 41, Lily is never seen or ever mentioned again by the characters.
17th Jul '17 10:56:24 PM Adept
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** U.S. President James Hewett is definitely a parody of George W. Bush, even bearing his nickname "Dubya".


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** Robert Hicks, the leader of the[=USNay=] (i.e. a movement which calls for the isolation of America and the building of the wall in the Mexican border), is yet ''another'' Trump parody.
17th Jul '17 10:44:49 PM Adept
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* BittersweetEnding: All the seasons.
* BlackmailBackfire: Adam Bentley was trying to live as a Maple Heights socialite, but he wasn't old money and was running out of cash and connections. Then he discovered [[spoiler:The Crimson Order]]'s illegal gold mining operation and tried to blackmail them to pay him to keep quiet. [[spoiler:The Order]] forced [[spoiler:Chief King]] to execute him instead.



* BlackAndWhiteMorality: The general view espoused by Judge Olivia Hall and the members of the Grimsborough police team. However, elsewhere in the city the people's views come in differing shades of gray.

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* BlackAndWhiteMorality: The general view espoused by Judge Olivia Hall BlackmailBackfire: Adam Bentley was trying to live as a Maple Heights socialite, but he wasn't old money and the members was running out of the Grimsborough police team. However, elsewhere in the city the people's views come in differing shades of gray.cash and connections. Then he discovered [[spoiler:The Crimson Order]]'s illegal gold mining operation and tried to blackmail them to pay him to keep quiet. [[spoiler:The Order]] forced [[spoiler:Chief King]] to execute him instead.
17th Jul '17 10:41:29 PM Adept
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* AlwaysMurder: Each case's main mystery.

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* AlwaysMurder: Each case's While thefts, raids and kidnappings are sometimes involved, the main mystery.meat of each chapter is to solve a murder.
14th Jul '17 12:02:36 AM BigLenny
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* ItsAllMyFault: Tiffany Dunn, a drug addict from Case 42, was a teen prodigy who blamed herself for her parents' deaths in a car accident when she stayed after school one day and they came to pick her up.
3rd Jul '17 9:43:02 AM BigLenny
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*** '''Coyote Gorge''': Vittorio Capecchi, the leader of the Italian mob, who essentially runs the district.
18th Jun '17 10:20:05 PM BigLenny
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* AFoolForAClient: When each case is closed, we have a brief courtroom scene, where the judge sentences the murderer. Those always defend themselves, not with lawyers.


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* AFoolForAClient: Most killers have no lawyers to speak on their behalf during their trials. The exceptions in this rule include the killers of Case 15 of Grimsborough and Case 9 of Pacific Bay.
16th Jun '17 10:29:44 AM GrigorII
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* AFoolForAClient: When each case is closed, we have a brief courtroom scene, where the judge sentences the murderer. Those always defend themselves, not with lawyers.
16th Jun '17 5:05:28 AM Adept
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* EnemyMine: BountyHunter Catastrophe Joan has a bitter history with Rose, who is formerly a bounty hunter herself. But the two made amends in order to bring down [[spoiler:Vittorio Cappecchi and his goons when the latter challenged the Flying Squad to a shoot-out]].
15th Jun '17 7:54:14 AM MartialArtsMaster
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* RedHerring: Several cases in the Grimsborough arc can mislead you as to who the killer is:
** In case 1, [[spoiler:of the two suspects, Ash Bison is associated with the Vipers and has a very abrasive personality. But the culprit is actually the other suspect, the football player Matt Barry.]]
** In case 3, [[spoiler:a message from Jennifer's phone casts doubt on Raoul the butcher, and Raphael has a very strong motive to kill Jennifer to avoid their affair being exposed to his girlfriend Trish. But the culprit is actually Trish herself, who killed Jennifer upon discovering the affair.]]
** In case 8, [[spoiler:Colin behaves like a creepy stalker and was obsessed with the victim, making him a very strong suspect in her murder. But the culprit is actually Alice the barmaid, who also had feelings for the victim and killed the victim upon her confession being rejected.]]
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