History VideoGame / TheLastExpress

25th Sep '16 6:36:38 PM Kalaong
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* BilingualBackfire: An ''integral'' story element. The train has English, French, German, Russian, Serbo-Croation and Arabic passengers. Cath is clearly English, but speaks ''[[CunningLinguist four]]'' of those languages. The only non-Englishman on the train who ''doesn't'' assume he is monolingual is the [[NotNowKiddo little kid]] running around. This lets him eavesdrop with impunity save for...

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* BilingualBackfire: An ''integral'' story element. The train has English, French, German, Russian, Serbo-Croation and Arabic passengers. Cath is clearly English, but speaks ''[[CunningLinguist four]]'' of those languages. The only non-Englishman one on the train who ''doesn't'' assume he is monolingual is the [[NotNowKiddo little kid]] running around. This lets him eavesdrop with impunity save for...
25th Sep '16 6:36:04 PM Kalaong
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* BilingualBackfire: Also applies to Cath. All of the French people on the train (except François, the little boy) assume he cannot speak French. This lets him eavesdrop on their conversations very easily.

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* BilingualBackfire: Also applies to Cath. All An ''integral'' story element. The train has English, French, German, Russian, Serbo-Croation and Arabic passengers. Cath is clearly English, but speaks ''[[CunningLinguist four]]'' of the French people those languages. The only non-Englishman on the train (except François, the little boy) who ''doesn't'' assume he cannot speak French. is monolingual is the [[NotNowKiddo little kid]] running around. This lets him eavesdrop on their conversations very easily.with impunity save for...
24th Sep '16 11:55:27 AM rjd1922
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* CassandraTruth: Nobody believes François when he says he saw a body being thrown out the window. Even though that's exactly what you did.

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* CassandraTruth: Nobody believes François when he says he saw a body being thrown out the window. Even though that's exactly what you did. Even after the police find a body on the tracks and board the train to investigate, they ''still'' won't believe him.
24th Sep '16 11:53:30 AM rjd1922
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-->'''Anna''': [Points gun at Cath] We're still within the Austrian Empire. In the name of the emperor, I order you to stop the train! ...Do you think I won't shoot you?
'''Cath''': Go ahead!

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-->'''Anna''': [Points gun at Cath] We're still within the Austrian Empire. In the name of the emperor, I order you to stop the train! ...Do you think I won't shoot you?
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'''Cath''': Go ahead!ahead!\\
24th Sep '16 11:52:50 AM rjd1922
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* BilingualBackfire: Also applies to Cath. All of the French people on the train (except François, the little boy) assume he cannot speak French. This lets him eavesdrop on their conversations very easily.



** Also applies to Cath. All of the French people on the train (except François, the little boy) assume he cannot speak French. This lets him eavesdrop on their conversations very easily.


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* YouWouldntShootMe: After [[spoiler:Cath pushes the train on through the Austrian/Serbian border.]]
-->'''Anna''': [Points gun at Cath] We're still within the Austrian Empire. In the name of the emperor, I order you to stop the train! ...Do you think I won't shoot you?
'''Cath''': Go ahead!
'''Anna''': [Looks and sees them approaching the border] Now you've done it. Damn you.
3rd Apr '16 6:26:42 AM Kahran042
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->The Orient Express service between Paris and Instanbul was stopped by the outbreak of World War in July 1914.\\

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->The Orient Express service between Paris and Instanbul Istanbul was stopped by the outbreak of World War in July 1914.\\
7th Feb '16 9:15:19 AM rjd1922
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* TheQuietOne: Kahina. The only thing she says directly to Cath (besides saying "Pardon me" when passed in the hallways)? "You talk a great deal for a man who knows so little."
29th Jan '16 5:50:36 AM Ohio9
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* ControllableHelplessness: Robert gets knocked out and tied up by Slav militants. After waking up, you can do nothing but fidget around until the book of matches falls out of his pocket, enabling him to burn through his bonds.
28th Jan '16 1:29:14 PM Ohio9
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* BoundAndGagged: Robert and Anna after the Slavs take over the train.
28th Jan '16 1:26:28 PM Ohio9
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* TapOnTheHead: Robert is knocked out by a crowbar hit to the head and wakes up later with no injuries.
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