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An ActionRPG by Square (now Creator/SquareEnix) for the PlayStation, which was released as ''Dewprism'' in Japan. The player can choose to follow the adventures of Rue or Mint as they quest for a powerful artifact, known as the Dewprism, that can reshape reality.

Rue has been living with Claire, a friend he loves as a sister, since she rescued him years ago. When [[HeroicSacrifice she is killed shielding him from the "Arm of Death,"]] he vows to find the Dewprism in order to bring her back. Rue's story is more serious with truly exceptional writing.

Mint is a princess horrified to learn she's been passed over in the line of succession for her younger sister. Enraged, she vows to find the Dewprism and take back what is rightfully hers, and then some. In fact, nothing less will do than [[TakeOverTheWorld rulership over the whole world]]. Mint serves as comedic relief and a selfish foil for Rue's selflessness. Her quest is generally believed to be less powerfully written but more fun.

A manga was planned, but later scrapped, though various fan works do exist including a [[DoujinSoft game]] starring Mint and Maya.

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!!This game provides examples of:
* ActionMom: Mira, [[spoiler:who not only fights her way through a forest full of ghouls during the invasion of Carona, but also faces down Trap Master with nothing but her blade and a badass boast.]]
--> [[spoiler:"You need to learn some manners. I guess I'll have to teach you."]]
* AlasPoorVillain: [[spoiler:The three Masters in both stories. Doll Master in Rue's story.]]
-->[[spoiler:"... Brother... Thanks, Rue... Best thing I've heard in a hundred years..."]]
* AmplifierArtifact: The relics.
* AnAxeToGrind: Rue.
** FridgeLogic: an Axe that is consistently refferred to as a 'sword'...
* AndTheAdventureContinues: The extended ending after completing both stories.
* ApocalypticLog: Mint finds a journal of a man who hid an item in a monster and, apparently, died as a result. Her response? "What an idiot."
* ArtificialHuman: [[spoiler:Rue,]] Prima Doll, and [[spoiler:Ruecian AKA Doll Master]]. [[spoiler:[[SequelHook Also Ruenis, and there are implied to be many more...]]]]
* AscendToAHigherPlaneOfExistence: The fate of some of the Magicians.
* BadassBookworm: Played straight and averted with Duke - he gains his fighting techniques by reading epics... though his reading romantic novels doesn't help with his social clumsiness.
* BalefulPolymorph: Maya can turn Mint into a pumpkin during their fight, and does so on one of the credits' segments.
* BigBad: [[spoiler: Valen]].
* TheBlacksmith: Rod, the red-haired chiseled traveler with [[BareYourMidriff the short vest]] and NiceHat. Serves as an optional opponent [[DifficultySpike who gets harder every time he fights you]], upgrades both your weapon AND [[EvolvingAttack his own]], has a wolf named Johnny Wolf [[DualBoss who also fights alongside him]] and has built his own CoolShip.
* BoobyTrap: Trap Master's preferred combat method.
* ChekhovsGun: Rue's ability to take in the Soul/Spirit of slain lifeforms.
** [[spoiler: it's what enables him to bring Claire back in his ending, and what let's Valen possess him in Min'ts Penultimate Battle.]]
* ConvectionSchmonvection: Raging Mountain. Not only do you travel a few feet above a sea of lava, the stepping stones ''plunge toward it'' whenever you jump on them.
* CoolShip: Rod's Pulsar-inferno Typhoon Omega ([[InsistentTerminology it's not]] [[EveryCarIsAPinto a Pinto]])
* [[CrowningMusicofAwesome Crowining Soundtrack of Awesome]]: Start with the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Y-PH4nQgmc&feature=related title theme]] and work your way through there; of note are [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RkZiSf5OUeE&fmt=18 Passing Through the Forest]] and [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l8hdfb_T2gw&feature=related A chance meeting]]
* DesperatelyLookingForAPurposeInLife: The reason Rod became a traveling blacksmith/warrior. While he's good at both, neither is what he desires.
* DittoFighter: Rue can take the form of most normal monsters encountered in the game.
* TheDitz: Elena. Oh so much. Constantly calls Rue "Polly" after his [[DittoFighter transforming into a pollywog]] to save her.
* DoesNotLikeSpam: Mint and pumpkins.
* DropTheHammer: Rod's third weapon, with blades that rotate to generate a small [[DoNotTouchTheFunnelCloud tornado.]]
* DynamicEntry: Mint is fond of making these.
* EleventhHourSuperpower: Both characters get one for the final battle. Rue gains [[spoiler: the ability to guard attacks]] and Mint [[spoiler: is given the Cosmos spell type. When combined with Gold Magic (only Gold and Cosmos combine) she can cast the Valiant spell]].
* EyesAlwaysShut: Psycho Master. [[spoiler:When not using his full power.]]
* GenkiGirl: Mint.
* GetAholdOfYourselfMan: There is a scene in both character's storylines where the Prima Doll has a temporary breakdown about soon fulfilling his purpose and afterward being considered worthless. Rue calmly talks him out of his slump. Mint slaps him and goes off on a rage about how pathetic he sounds.
* GirlishPigtails: Mint, who is very childish.
* TheGloriousWarOfSisterlyRivalry: Mint and Maya.
* AGodAmI: [[spoiler: Valen.]]
* GrandTheftMe: [[spoiler: Valen does this to Claire and Rue. He hijacks Claire's body in Rue's storyline and temporarily successfully hijacks Rue's body in Mint's storyline and only attempted in failure in Rue's storyline.]].
* HappilyAdopted: [[spoiler: Prima Doll is adopted by Klaus' family]] at the end of either story.
* HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler:Doll Master]] in Rue's path.
* HopelessBossFight: Rue's first fight against [[spoiler:Doll Master]] is this. Even if the player plays in NewGamePlus and achieves maxed out stats it's impossible to beat him due to infinite HP.
* HotBlooded: Duke, due to his obsession with romantic novels and epics.
* IneffectualSympatheticVillain: Mint, in Rue's story.
* [[ItsAllUpstairsFromHere It's All Upstairs From Here]]: The Tower of Maya.
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Mint. Small, but it's there.
* LevelGrinding: To get past 3 blocks of ice you may have to grind. Other than that there's virtually none.
** In fact, there aren't levels at all - your max HP will go up gradually as you ''get hit by monsters'', and your max MP is raised by using MP up. You can also buy stat boosts from a shop in Corona, if you've got the cash for it.
* LinearWarriorsQuadraticWizards: Rue starts out marginally stronger than Mint, but has a limited number of transformations that aren't particularly powerful and his only character wise enhancements are increase in stats. Mint, on the other hand, gains access to wide ranges of spell types such as healing, barriers, and magic waves. And the way MP works in the game, most of it can be recovered within ten seconds. By the end of their respective storylines, Mint grossly overpowers Rue gameplay wise.
* LoadBearingBoss: Valen.
* MacGuffin: The Dewprism.
* MagicKnight: Mint, who prides herself on her melee skills with special mention of her dropkick.
* MegaManning: [[spoiler:Mint absorbs the power of the Book of Cosmos, gaining its energy attack.]]
* MegaNeko: You'll know it when you see it.
* MultipleEndings: A given since it has two playable characters.
* {{Necromantic}}: Rue, a heroic version of it. [[spoiler:In his story, he succeeds without any negative consequences]].
* NiceHat: Rue and Rod. [[spoiler: Rue's hat also hides the gem embedded in his forehead so he can pass as a human.]]
* OjouRinglets: Fancy Mel.
* OminousFloatingCastle: Valen's Fortress.
* OurDragonsAreDifferent: Wylaf, the [[CoolOldGuy cool old dragon]] who's nice to humans, and even helps out Rue and Mint a little throughout the game.
* PsychicPowers: Psycho Master. Mainly uses [[MindOverMatter telekinesis]] in battle.
* RealityWarper: Most of the Magicians, as evident in Fancy Mel's atelier and Valen's tower.
* RedRightHand: Claire's killer, [[spoiler: Ruecian the Doll Master]]. It's black, actually... and HUGE.
* RedundantResearcher: Averted. Although Mint and Rue aid Klaus, he's the one who cracks the mysteries.
* RingsOfDeath: Mint's weapon of choice.
* TheRival: Duke and Belle to Rue and Mint, respectively. [[TeethClenchedTeamwork Most of the time.]]
* RunningGag: Mint stomps whenever she's annoyed by somebody.
* SaintlyChurch: The church in the town gladly gives you aid if you give a donation, and lets you heal your wounds, no questions asked.
* SpikyHair: Trap Master.
* SequelHook: [[spoiler:The extension to Rue's ending unlocked after completing both stories.]]
* SticksToTheBack: Both character's weapons, although Rue's giant axe is more noticeable.
* StrongerSibling: Mint's sister, Maya, especially after obtaining the Relic. She took advantage of the power gap to kick Mint out of the kingdom.
* SugarBowl: Fancy Mel's atelier.
* TakeOverTheWorld: Mint's primary motivation, played for laughs, as the narrative never gives the players reason to actually believe she's capable of doing so.
* TedBaxter: Most of the villains, especially Duke. Mint and some of the friendly [=NPCs=] are like this too.
* ThemeNaming: Most dolls have their specialty preceding "master" as their names.
* ThoseTwoGuys: The bandits, Blood and Smokey.
* TickTockTune: Slow track example: [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5WDkdljas7M&feature=related Mint's Scheme 2]].
* TomatoInTheMirror: [[spoiler:Rue is one of the Dolls of Valen, another of which is the primary antagonist of the game (though Rue was already aware that he was not human).]]
* {{Tsundere}}: Belle, especially towards Duke.
* UnexpectedGameplayChange: Fancy Mel's platforming games.
* VillainProtagonist, Mint, in her story.
* VisibleSilence: Rue's response to Fancy Mel is ''76 periods'' followed by "am I dreaming?"
* VoluntaryShapeshifting: Mode Master's method of attack is mainly this. Rue can morph into monsters after gaining the slain enemy's coin.
* WhiteHairBlackHeart: Valen and Doll Master
* [[WhyDidItHaveToBeSnakes Why Did It Have To Be Pumpkins?]]: Mint.

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