History WebComic / Gaia

27th Apr '16 5:05:42 PM JustKnown
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* ExtraordinarilyEmpoweredGirl: Ryn comes to the conclusion that Eldor has spent decades trying to create one based on newspaper accounts of the deaths and disappearances of girls and young women [[spoiler: and he finally succeeded with Lili]].

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* ExtraordinarilyEmpoweredGirl: Ryn comes to the conclusion that Eldor has spent decades trying to create one based on newspaper accounts of the deaths and disappearances of girls and young women [[spoiler: and suspects he finally succeeded with Lili]].



* [[IHaveYourWife I Have Your Little Brother]]: Eldor lures Lili and crew to Oakdale and tricks her into fooling with dangerous barrier magic by hiding her younger brother behind a magical barrier.



** Subverted later, as Vivi beomes the main character--as she was always intended to be, per WordOfGod--when she gets trapped with the FiveManBand in Oakdale.

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** Subverted later, as when Vivi beomes the a main character--as she was always intended to be, per WordOfGod--when she gets trapped with the FiveManBand in Oakdale.
27th Apr '16 4:53:26 PM JustKnown
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* ExtraordinarilyEmpoweredGirl: Ryn comes to the conclusion that Eldor has spent decades trying to create one based on newspaper accounts of the deaths and disappearances of girls and young women [[spoiler: and he finally succeeded with Lili]].



* {{Fanservice}}: Whether [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2015/03/03/breaking-all-barriers-050/ the last panel of this page]] was or was not fanservice was in debate for a short time until [[JustifiedTrope Novil stated that not showing skin at that point would be as stupid as showing skin without reason.]] [[note]] That point being [[spoiler: washing blood out of Viviana's hair]][[/note]]

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* {{Fanservice}}: Whether [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2015/03/03/breaking-all-barriers-050/ com/gaia/2015cp03/03/breaking-all-barriers-050/ the last panel of this page]] was or was not fanservice was in debate for a short time until [[JustifiedTrope Novil stated that not showing skin at that point would be as stupid as showing skin without reason.]] [[note]] That point being [[spoiler: washing blood out of Viviana's hair]][[/note]]


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* UncannyVillage: Oakdale seems idyllic... until you try to leave. Or start asking questions about the unusual number of girls and young women who have died, gone insane, or gone missing over the years.
26th Apr '16 5:19:20 AM Omeganian
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* AnArmAndALeg: Viviana's biggest fear is losing a hand (reasonable for a thief, and probably inspired by this [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2013/12/03/the-letter-of-jael-bara-007/this horrific incident from her childhood]]). A 10% probability that she might lose one of her hands nearly causes her to funk out on the most important heist of her career, and the loss of one of her hands figures prominently in her later nightmare.

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* AnArmAndALeg: Viviana's biggest fear is losing a hand (reasonable for a thief, and probably inspired by this [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2013/12/03/the-letter-of-jael-bara-007/this com/gaia/2013/12/03/the-letter-of-jael-bara-007/ this horrific incident from her childhood]]). A 10% probability that she might lose one of her hands nearly causes her to funk out on the most important heist of her career, and the loss of one of her hands figures prominently in her later nightmare.
26th Apr '16 4:54:12 AM JustKnown
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* AnArmAndALeg: Viviana's biggest fear is losing a hand (reasonable for a thief, and probably inspired by [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2013/12/03/the-letter-of-jael-bara-007/this horrific incident from her childhood]]). A 10% probability that she might lose one of her hands nearly causes her to funk out on the most important heist of her career, and the loss of one of her hands figures prominently in her worst nightmare.

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* AnArmAndALeg: Viviana's biggest fear is losing a hand (reasonable for a thief, and probably inspired by this [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2013/12/03/the-letter-of-jael-bara-007/this horrific incident from her childhood]]). A 10% probability that she might lose one of her hands nearly causes her to funk out on the most important heist of her career, and the loss of one of her hands figures prominently in her worst later nightmare.
16th Apr '16 8:16:13 PM JustKnown
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** [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2016/01/05/breaking-all-barriers-136 This page]] also functions as fanservice, though it's another situation where showing no skin would make no sense.

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** [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2016/01/05/breaking-all-barriers-136 This page]] also functions as fanservice, though it's another situation where showing no skin would make no sense.sense in context.
16th Apr '16 8:12:18 PM JustKnown
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* [[KingIncognito Queen Incognito]]: [[spoiler: Viviana]] is the presumptive Queen of Illeasar, assuming that province regains it's independence from Cania. DoubleSubverted as she actually bears no royal blood; she's just the leader of the resistance and the daughter of two prominent citizens who were also leaders of the resistance.

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* [[KingIncognito Queen Incognito]]: [[spoiler: Viviana]] is the presumptive Queen of Illeasar, assuming that province regains it's its independence from Cania. DoubleSubverted as she actually bears no royal blood; she's just the leader of the resistance and the daughter of two prominent citizens who were also leaders of the resistance.
16th Apr '16 8:11:34 PM JustKnown
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* [[KingIncognito Queen Incognito]]: [[spoiler: Viviana]] is the presumptive Queen of Illeasar, assuming that province regains it's independence from Cania. DoubleSuberted as she actually bears no royal blood; she's just the leader of the resistance and the daughter of two prominent citizens who were also leaders of the resistance.

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* [[KingIncognito Queen Incognito]]: [[spoiler: Viviana]] is the presumptive Queen of Illeasar, assuming that province regains it's independence from Cania. DoubleSuberted DoubleSubverted as she actually bears no royal blood; she's just the leader of the resistance and the daughter of two prominent citizens who were also leaders of the resistance.
16th Apr '16 8:11:02 PM JustKnown
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* {{Narm}}: Viviana propositions Ilias with a very cheesy DoubleEntendre. It's not on the YMMV page because it's obviously intended to sound just as corny to Illias as it does to the readership, making it an in-universe example of Narm as well.

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* {{Narm}}: Viviana propositions Ilias with a very cheesy DoubleEntendre. It's not on the YMMV page because it's obviously intended to sound just as corny to Illias Ilias as it does to the readership, making it an in-universe example of Narm as well.



* [[KingIncognito Queen Incognito]]: [[spoiler: Viviana]] is the presumptive Queen of Illeasar, assuming that province regains it's independence from Cania. DopubleSuberted as she actually bears no royal blood; she's just the leader of the resistance and the daughter of two previous resistance leaders.

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* [[KingIncognito Queen Incognito]]: [[spoiler: Viviana]] is the presumptive Queen of Illeasar, assuming that province regains it's independence from Cania. DopubleSuberted DoubleSuberted as she actually bears no royal blood; she's just the leader of the resistance and the daughter of two previous resistance leaders.prominent citizens who were also leaders of the resistance.
16th Apr '16 8:06:19 PM JustKnown
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* AnArmAndALeg: Viviana's biggest fear is losing a hand (reasonable for a thief, and probably inspired by [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2013/12/03/the-letter-of-jael-bara-007/this horrific incident from her childhood]]). A 10% probability that she might lose one of her hands nearly causes her to funk out on the most important heist of her career, and the loss of one of her hands figures prominently in her worst nightmare.



** [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2016/01/05/breaking-all-barriers-136 This page]] also functions as fanservice, though it's another situation where not showing some skin would make little sense.
* FiveManBand: Lilith, Sandril, Illias, Ryn and Alissa, with Viviana becoming the SixthRanger in "Breaking All Barriers"

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** [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2016/01/05/breaking-all-barriers-136 This page]] also functions as fanservice, though it's another situation where not showing some no skin would make little no sense.
* FiveManBand: Lilith, Sandril, Illias, Ilias, Ryn and Alissa, with Viviana becoming the SixthRanger in "Breaking All Barriers"



* LoveTriangle: A semi-platonic [[TriangRelations Type 7]] between Lili, Ilias and Sandril.

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* LoveTriangle: A semi-platonic [[TriangRelations Type 7]] between Lili, Ilias and Sandril.Sandril, later broken when Ilias falls for Vivi.



* {{Magitek}}: There are cameras, sophisticated security systems, etc, all which run on magic, plus a lot of seemingly mundane things like electric lights and indoor plumbing without any apparent industry to produce them.

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* {{Magitek}}: There are cameras, sophisticated security systems, etc, all of which run on magic, plus a lot of seemingly mundane things items like electric lights and indoor plumbing without any apparent industry paper bags that modern people take for granted that a pre-industrial society would not be able to produce them.manufacture.



* MindScrew: [[spoiler:When Viviana is lost in the woods, the resulting scene is very creepy. First she hears a strange sound that grows so loud that she's deafened, then wanders around trying to find her way out. She eventually sees a figure through a bank of fog that turns out to be ''herself'' after she gives chase, causing her to faint and hit her head on a rock.''Then'' a portal opens and she's attacked by monstrous creatures, only to wake up to find that she can hear again and stumbles out of the woods]].
** Viviana is later subjected to a horrific nightmare, leading the crew to suspect someone is trying to GasLight her.

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* MindScrew: [[spoiler:When Viviana is lost in the woods, the resulting scene is very creepy. First she hears a strange sound that grows so loud that she's deafened, then she wanders around trying to find her way out. She eventually sees a figure through a bank of fog that turns out to be ''herself'' after she gives chase, causing her to faint and hit her head on a rock. ''Then'' a portal opens and she's attacked and mutilated by monstrous creatures, only to wake up next morning to find that she can hear again and stumbles stumble out of the woods]].
** Viviana is later subjected to a another horrific nightmare, nightmare where she again dreams of being mutilated, leading the crew to suspect someone is trying to GasLight her.



* {{Narm}}: Viviana propositions Illias with the sort of narmtastic DoubleEntendre you'e expect from SickeningSweethearts. It's not on the YMMV page because it's obviously intended to sound just as corny to Illias as it does to the readership.

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* {{Narm}}: Viviana propositions Illias Ilias with the sort of narmtastic DoubleEntendre you'e expect from SickeningSweethearts. a very cheesy DoubleEntendre. It's not on the YMMV page because it's obviously intended to sound just as corny to Illias as it does to the readership.readership, making it an in-universe example of Narm as well.



* PrimalScene: Played with. Vivi deploys a sound cancelling device before sex with Ilias--only to find out later it wasn't in working order and everyone in the house knows what they were doing.

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* PrimalScene: Played with. Vivi deploys a sound cancelling device before sex with Ilias--only to find out later it wasn't in working order and everyone in the house knows heard what they were doing.doing, leading to her coming down to breakfast the next morning with a paper bag over her head.
* [[KingIncognito Queen Incognito]]: [[spoiler: Viviana]] is the presumptive Queen of Illeasar, assuming that province regains it's independence from Cania. DopubleSuberted as she actually bears no royal blood; she's just the leader of the resistance and the daughter of two previous resistance leaders.



* SchizoTech: A swords-and-sorcery fantasy setting that somehow manages to have most of the trappings of a modern industrial society, like spiral-bound notebooks, electricity and modern clothing and fabrics. [[spoiler: There's also hidden elves who display a science-fiction level of {{MagiTek}}]] Surely a society that can manufacture [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2016/01/05/breaking-all-barriers-136/ underwire brassieres]] could also manage firearms or internal combustion?

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* SchizoTech: A swords-and-sorcery fantasy setting that somehow manages to have most of the trappings of a modern industrial society, like paper bags, spiral-bound notebooks, electricity and modern clothing and fabrics. [[spoiler: There's also hidden elves who display a science-fiction level of {{MagiTek}}]] Surely a society that can manufacture [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2016/01/05/breaking-all-barriers-136/ modern underwire brassieres]] could also manage firearms or internal combustion? combustion engines?



** Subverted later, as Vivi beomes the main character--as she was always intended to be, per WordOfGod -- when the FiveManBand becomes trapped in Oakdale.

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** Subverted later, as Vivi beomes the main character--as she was always intended to be, per WordOfGod -- when WordOfGod--when she gets trapped with the FiveManBand becomes trapped in Oakdale.


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**Lily's apparent HeelFaceTurn at the end of "BreakingAllBarriers".
16th Apr '16 5:43:42 PM JustKnown
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**[[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2016/01/05/breaking-all-barriers-136 This page]] also functions as fanservice, though it's another situation where not showing some skin would make little sense.



* HorsingAround: Caspar may be gentle but he has his limits, as demonstrated when he spooks and bolts in the forest, dumping Viviana.

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* HorsingAround: Caspar may be gentle but he has his limits, as demonstrated when [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2015/01/02/breaking-all-barriers-034/ he spooks and bolts in the forest, dumping Viviana. Viviana.]]



* {{Magitek}}: There are cameras, sophisticated security systems, etc, all which run on magic.

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* {{Magitek}}: There are cameras, sophisticated security systems, etc, all which run on magic.magic, plus a lot of seemingly mundane things like electric lights and indoor plumbing without any apparent industry to produce them.



* {{Narm}}: Viviana propositions Illias with the sort of narmtastic DoubleEntendre you'e expect from SickeningSweethearts. It's not on the YMMV page because it's obviously intended to sound just as corny to Illias as it does to the readership.



* SchizoTech: A swords-and-sorcery fantasy setting that somehow manages to also have most of the trappings of a modern industrial society, like spiral-bound notebooks, electricity and modern clothing and fabrics. [[spoiler: Also hidden elves who display a science-fiction level of {{MagiTek}}]]

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* SchizoTech: A swords-and-sorcery fantasy setting that somehow manages to also have most of the trappings of a modern industrial society, like spiral-bound notebooks, electricity and modern clothing and fabrics. [[spoiler: Also There's also hidden elves who display a science-fiction level of {{MagiTek}}]]{{MagiTek}}]] Surely a society that can manufacture [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2016/01/05/breaking-all-barriers-136/ underwire brassieres]] could also manage firearms or internal combustion?
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