* AlternateAesopInterpretation: Is this novel anti-AI or pro-AI? It can be interpreted either way.
* ParanoiaFuel: As per a PKD novel. Also may count as TearJerker but YMMV. (Depends on your interpretation).
* TearJerker: Maybe you'll cry for Deckard at least once. [[spoiler:He has a notable and very serious moment of MyGodWhatHaveIDone]] Maybe you'll cry for his wife. Maybe for John Isidore, or Rachael, or the cat. Maybe you'll cry because the entire book is just that sad. It's even possible you'll weep just because the tension finally went away in the denouement. Suffice to say, you'll probably cry.
* TheWoobie: Isidore