* RealitySubtext: It is believed Parson couldn't swear in book 1 partly because the comic was being hosted on [[Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick Giant In The Playground]], which doesn't have swear words, and the forum software replaces them with asterisks.
* ScheduleSlip: Afflicted book one rather severely.
** Sort of happened with book two. The artist's mother died, so he rightfully gave her time to mourn. In the meantime, he wrote text only entries.
* SeriesHiatus: In November 2011, Xin took time off to deal with her dying mother. During this time, the site was updated with the text only "Inner Peace (Through Superior Firepower)", which details Wanda's first few turns of life. The main story resumed June 4th 2012.
* TropeNamer: {{Retconjuration}}
* WordOfGod: Examples are collected [[http://www.erfworld.com/wiki/index.php/Word_of_the_Titans here.]]