History VisualNovel / TimeHollow

15th Aug '17 9:24:40 AM wingedcatgirl
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* VillainsActHeroesReact: Near every action taken by Ethan and his allies throughout the entire story is for the purpose of fixing something Irving broke. Exceptions to this are by and large optional silly things like [[spoiler:accidentally stealing Emily's glasses]].
19th Jul '17 5:13:34 AM ReikoKazama
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* AerithAndBob: Ethan, Timothy, Pamela, Derek, Irving, Mary, Jack, Vin, Ashley, Ben, Morris, Eva, Aaron, Olivia, Emily, Sara, Jacob...Kori, which is just an [[MyNaymeIs unusual spelling]] of Cory.

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* AerithAndBob: Ethan, Timothy, Pamela, Derek, Irving, Mary, Jack, Vin, Ashley, Ben, Morris, Eva, Aaron, Olivia, Emily, Sara, Jacob... Kori, which is just an [[MyNaymeIs unusual spelling]] of Cory.



* AnyoneCanDie: There are probably ''less'' named characters who don't die in one alternate timeline or other than ones that do.

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* AnyoneCanDie: There are probably ''less'' ''fewer'' named characters who don't die in one alternate timeline or other another than ones that do.
19th Jul '17 5:12:18 AM ReikoKazama
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%%* TheDogWasTheMastermind: [[spoiler:Sox. Maybe.]]

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%%* * TheDogWasTheMastermind: [[spoiler:Sox. Maybe.]]



* IdenticalGrandson: At the end of the game, [[spoiler:a girl with pink hair greets Ethan at Kako High School. She looks ''exactly'' as Kori. It's implied she's Kori and Derek's daughter.]]

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* IdenticalGrandson: At the end of the game, [[spoiler:a girl with pink hair greets Ethan at Kako High School. She looks ''exactly'' as like Kori. It's implied she's Kori and Derek's daughter.]]



* InTheBack: [[spoiler: Kori is stabbed with a knife in the back by Irving (or rather, Jack) at the end of the penultimate chapter. This makes her vanish of existence, as she had been displaced of time prior to the game's beginning.]]

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* InTheBack: [[spoiler: Kori is stabbed with a knife in the back by Irving (or rather, Jack) at the end of the penultimate chapter. This makes her vanish of from existence, as she had been displaced of from time prior to the game's beginning.]]



%%* MindScrew: With so much time travel, how could it not be?

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%%* * MindScrew: With so much time travel, how could it not be?



** He also prevents [[spoiler: Ben Fourier from killing Aaron by taking away his pliers, but that causes ''Aaron'' to win the fight instead and put Ben in the hospital. Or, if the player removed the pliers in advance, Aaron wins the fight first by shoving Ben down as Ben hits his head on a rock, so Ethan fixes it by moving the rock...but then Ben beats Aaron instead. The only real way to stop the fight is to go further back in time and save the life of a dog Ben left tied up in a fire, to prevent Ben from getting traumatic memories every time he sees a dog, which is what always starts a conflict between him and Aaron]].

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** He also prevents [[spoiler: Ben Fourier from killing Aaron by taking away his pliers, but that causes ''Aaron'' to win the fight instead and put Ben in the hospital. Or, if the player removed the pliers in advance, Aaron wins the fight first by shoving Ben down as Ben hits his head on a rock, so Ethan fixes it by moving the rock... but then Ben beats Aaron instead. The only real way to stop the fight is to go further back in time and save the life of a dog Ben left tied up in a fire, to prevent Ben from getting traumatic memories every time he sees a dog, which is what always starts a conflict between him and Aaron]].



* PowerPerversionPotential: Ethan can have lots of fun coping a feel of Emily and Ashley in some flashbacks.

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* PowerPerversionPotential: Ethan can have lots of fun coping copping a feel of Emily and Ashley in some flashbacks.



* SayingTooMuch: This is what first tips Ethan off that something's off about [[spoiler: Irving. When Ethan visits Irving's shop, Irving talks about two high school girls, namely Emily and Ashley, buying Ethan a clock for Ethan's birthday. But the reality in which that happened was wiped out of existence earlier in the game, so in this reality they only made cookies or a birthday card! So how the heck would Irving know about the reality in which they bought a clock...unless Irving also has a Hollow Pen?]]

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* SayingTooMuch: This is what first tips Ethan off that something's off about [[spoiler: Irving. When Ethan visits Irving's shop, Irving talks about two high school girls, namely Emily and Ashley, buying Ethan a clock for Ethan's birthday. But the reality in which that happened was wiped out of existence earlier in the game, so in this reality they only made cookies or a birthday card! So how the heck would Irving know about the reality in which they bought a clock... unless Irving also has a Hollow Pen?]]



%%* SecondEpisodeMorning: In chapter one.

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%%* * SecondEpisodeMorning: In chapter one.



%%* TemporalParadox: Mostly averted.

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%%* * TemporalParadox: Mostly averted.



* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Ashley (rambunctious tomboy) and Emily (shy girly-girl..
* VehicularSabotage: In one timeline, Irving cuts the brakes on Olivia's bike, and she subsequently dies in an accident

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* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Ashley (rambunctious tomboy) and Emily (shy girly-girl..
girly-girl).
* VehicularSabotage: In one timeline, Irving cuts the brakes on Olivia's bike, and she subsequently dies in an accidentaccident.



%%* YouCantThwartStageOne: Averted in the extremely short NewGamePlus.

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%%* * YouCantThwartStageOne: Averted in the extremely short NewGamePlus.
18th Jun '17 5:04:15 PM nombretomado
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* MeaningfulName: "Kairos", according to ThatOtherWiki, refers to the exact moment an action must be taken for it to work.

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* MeaningfulName: "Kairos", according to ThatOtherWiki, Wiki/ThatOtherWiki, refers to the exact moment an action must be taken for it to work.
3rd Mar '17 9:29:55 AM Reversinator
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* SetRightWhatOnceWentWrong

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* SetRightWhatOnceWentWrongSetRightWhatOnceWentWrong: The bulk of the story as Ethan attempts to undo [[spoiler:Irving's]] attempts at messing with time.
3rd Mar '17 9:29:12 AM Reversinator
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%%* {{Joshikousei}}: Kori, Emily and Ashley.

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%%* * {{Joshikousei}}: Kori, Emily and Ashley.



%%* MysteriousWaif: Kori

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%%* * MysteriousWaif: KoriKori, who suddenly appears in Ethan's classroom as a student despite never being there before



%%* NewTransferStudent: Kori

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%%* * NewTransferStudent: Kori



%%* SetRightWhatOnceWentWrong

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%%* * SetRightWhatOnceWentWrong



%%* StableTimeLoop: [[spoiler:The ending.]]

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%%* * StableTimeLoop: [[spoiler:The ending.ending, in which Ethan sends the clock and letter back in time to the garbage disposal, and later sending the Hollow Pen with the letter back in time to himself.]]



%%* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Ashley and Emily.

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%%* * TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Ashley (rambunctious tomboy) and Emily.Emily (shy girly-girl..
9th Jan '17 4:38:30 PM Gosicrystal
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* KillAndReplace: [[spoiler:Irving]] goes back in time several years ([[spoiler:thus escaping the flow of time]]), kills [[spoiler:Ethan's teacher]] and assumes his identity from then on. Ethan is the only one who remembers this thanks to his RippleEffectProofMemory -- the rest of the world doesn't know this impersonation ever happened.
26th Oct '16 3:54:49 PM rixion
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* DopplegangerReplacementLoveInterest: Of a sort. [[spoiler: After Kori is saved by uncle Derek, the ending cut scene reveals a [[IdenticalGrandson girl who looks extremely similar,]] and is implied to be his cousin.]]

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* DopplegangerReplacementLoveInterest: DoppelgangerReplacementLoveInterest: Of a sort. [[spoiler: After Kori is saved by uncle Derek, the ending cut scene reveals a [[IdenticalGrandson girl who looks extremely similar,]] and is implied to be his cousin.]]
4th Aug '16 8:45:11 AM Gosicrystal
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* NewGamePlus: After a fashion... [[spoiler:I mean, it's about twenty seconds long and lets you skip the entire game. Does it really count?]]
** There is a second one, which is nearly identical to the first except near the end.

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* NewGamePlus: NewGamePlus:
**
After a fashion... [[spoiler:I mean, it's about twenty seconds long completing the game, you can start over and lets stop the ''entire game'' from happening at the prologue. With your memories from the endgame, you skip have to convince the entire game. Does BigBad to abstain from MakeWrongWhatOnceWentRight so you can directly avert his DarkAndTroubledPast [[SequenceBreaking ahead of time]]. Needless to say, this rerun is ''very'' short: it really count?]]
takes less than 30 minutes to complete.
** There is a second one, which is nearly identical to the first except near the end. Some dialogues change and give more meaning to Sox's role in the game.



* NoOneCouldSurviveThat: The classic cliff drop.

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* NoOneCouldSurviveThat: The classic [[spoiler:Jack falls off a cliff drop.in the road where the bus crash happened. He's considered dead, but he suddenly makes an entrance at the end of the game to try and foil Ethan's attempt to avert Kori's death ''and'' displacement of time.]]



* NotQuiteDead: [[spoiler:Irving, after falling from a cliff.]]
* NotQuiteTheRightThing: Ethan prevents an accident where a woman he knows dies, but the accident instead injures a boy and kills his dog. The only way to save all of them is to not to fix the woman's bicycle, which is what Ethan did first to save the woman, but to fix the truck that caused the accident in the first place.

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* NotQuiteDead: [[spoiler:Irving, [[spoiler:It turns out that Jack didn't die after falling from a cliff.the cliff in the penultimate chapter. You learn this the hard way: he tries to foil your attempt to avert the cause of every conflict in the endgame.]]
* NotQuiteTheRightThing: NotQuiteTheRightThing:
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Ethan prevents an accident where a woman he knows dies, but the accident instead injures a boy and kills his dog. The only way to save all of them is to not to fix the woman's bicycle, which is what Ethan did first to save the woman, but to fix the truck that caused the accident in the first place.



* NumericalThemeNaming: Irving Onegin, Jack Twombly, Vin and Ashley Threeth, Ben Fourier, Morris Fivet, this continues to Kori Twelve.

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* NumericalThemeNaming: Irving Onegin, Jack Twombly, Vin and Ashley Threeth, Threet, Ben Fourier, Morris Fivet, this Fivet... This continues to Kori Twelve.Twelves.



* OmniscientCouncilOfVagueness: [[spoiler:And do we ever learn who they are or what they want? No! They only speak in shadows ''once''.]]
** [[spoiler: It could just be Kori and Irving, but there's no proof of that]].

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* OmniscientCouncilOfVagueness: [[spoiler:And do we ever learn who they are or what they want? No! They only speak in shadows ''once''.]]
** [[spoiler:
It could just be Kori and Irving, but there's no proof of that]].



* SaveTheVillain

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* SaveTheVillainSaveTheVillain: Ethan tries to save the BigBad from falling off a cliff. He's unsuccessful. [[spoiler:The fall doesn't kill him, though, and he's going for Ethan in the next chapter.]]



* ScarsAreForever

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* ScarsAreForeverScarsAreForever:



* SecondEpisodeMorning: In chapter one.

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* %%* SecondEpisodeMorning: In chapter one.



* SetRightWhatOnceWentWrong

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* %%* SetRightWhatOnceWentWrong



* StableTimeLoop: [[spoiler:The ending.]]

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* %%* StableTimeLoop: [[spoiler:The ending.]]



* TemporalParadox: Mostly averted.

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* %%* TemporalParadox: Mostly averted.



* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Ashley and Emily.

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* %%* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Ashley and Emily.



* YouCantThwartStageOne: Averted in the extremely short NewGamePlus.

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* %%* YouCantThwartStageOne: Averted in the extremely short NewGamePlus.
4th Aug '16 8:16:56 AM Gosicrystal
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* CatsAreMean: Ethan gets a nasty scratch at the beginning of the game.
** To be fair, it's mostly due to Sox [[HatesBaths hating baths]] instead of him being truly malicious.
* ChekhovsGun: Irving with [[spoiler:the scars under his glove]].

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* CatsAreMean: Ethan gets a nasty scratch at the beginning of the game.
** To be fair, it's mostly due
game when he tries to Sox [[HatesBaths hating baths]] instead of him being truly malicious.
bath Sox]].
* ChekhovsGun: Irving with [[spoiler:the [[spoiler:The scars under his glove]].on Irving's hand are from the incident at Kako High School's rooftop where he pushed Kori off it and she tried to hold onto him, unsuccessfully.]]



* DangerousSixteenthBirthday: 17th Birthday, actually, but that's close enough.
* TheDogWasTheMastermind: [[spoiler:Sox. Maybe.]]
* DopplegangerReplacementLoveInterest: Of a sort. [[spoiler: After Kori is saved by uncle Derek, the ending cut scene reveals a [[IdenticalGrandson girl who looks similar,]] and is implied to be his cousin.]]

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* DangerousSixteenthBirthday: 17th Birthday, actually, but that's close enough.
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Ethan turns 17 when he's given the Hollow Pen. He'll need it to repair the horrible deaths of his friends and family throughout the game.
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TheDogWasTheMastermind: [[spoiler:Sox. Maybe.]]
* DopplegangerReplacementLoveInterest: Of a sort. [[spoiler: After Kori is saved by uncle Derek, the ending cut scene reveals a [[IdenticalGrandson girl who looks extremely similar,]] and is implied to be his cousin.]]



* FourIsDeath: [[spoiler:Ben ''Four''ier, who kills Aaron with a pair of pliers in one reality.]]
* GainaxEnding: [[spoiler:So is it Ethan's cousin, or a time duplicate, or what?]]

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* FourIsDeath: [[spoiler:Ben ''Four''ier, who '''Four'''ier kills Aaron with a pair of pliers in one reality.]]
* GainaxEnding: [[spoiler:So [[spoiler:So... the pink-haired girl at the end of the game is it Ethan's cousin, or a time duplicate, or what?]]



* IdenticalGrandson: The most common interpretation of the final moments in the ending.

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* IdenticalGrandson: The most common interpretation At the end of the final moments in the ending.game, [[spoiler:a girl with pink hair greets Ethan at Kako High School. She looks ''exactly'' as Kori. It's implied she's Kori and Derek's daughter.]]



* InTheBack: [[spoiler: Kori]]

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* InTheBack: [[spoiler: Kori]]Kori is stabbed with a knife in the back by Irving (or rather, Jack) at the end of the penultimate chapter. This makes her vanish of existence, as she had been displaced of time prior to the game's beginning.]]



* {{Joshikousei}}: Kori, Emily and Ashley.

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* %%* {{Joshikousei}}: Kori, Emily and Ashley.



* {{Meganekko}}: Emily.

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* {{Meganekko}}: Emily.The cute Emily wears a pair of glasses.



* MindScrew: With so much time travel, how could it not be?

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* %%* MindScrew: With so much time travel, how could it not be?



* MysteriousWaif: Kori

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* %%* MysteriousWaif: Kori



* NewTransferStudent: Kori

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* %%* NewTransferStudent: Kori



* OlderThanTheyLook: [[spoiler:Kori, due to being displaced from time.]]

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* OlderThanTheyLook: [[spoiler:Kori, due to being [[spoiler:Kori is no longer a teenager even if she looks like one. She hasn't aged a bit in some years since she was displaced from time.]]



* OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent: Ethan until his 17th birthday.

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* OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent: Ethan had a normal life until his 17th birthday.birthday, which saddles him with the conflict of the Kairos-Onegin families.
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