* CrowningMomentOfAwesome: Crossing with Heartwarming, when [[spoiler: we find out Narumi is still alive]].
** [[spoiler: "If you want you can call me...Shirogane!"]]
* CrowningMomentOfFunny: Guy's Mommy Complex, for one.
* CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming: Fusae Nakamachi was a living one.
** [[spoiler: When Narumi saves the teacher and kids.]]
** When the Nakamichi Circus does their puppet show in the park, there's an old man observing the whole thing without emotion. At night, the old man is up and about on a bench, pretending he's a tight rope walker and having a happy time doing so.
* MemeticMolester: Look at [[http://www.mangafox.com/manga/karakuri_circus/v02/c001/18.html this]] page. Now tell me you can't think badly of Zenji.
** The puppet trap, which drags the controller in as well. To make matters worse, it's Shirogane who distracted Narumi so long that he couldn't help the guy.
** The crazed, evil puppet circus attacking the French town. Can't list any examples or I'll hurl.