* FridgeHorror: what's happening to the world outside Castle Barin means the setting has some seriously [[DarkerAndEdgier grim-dark]] implications when you look past the wacky hijinks.
** Some of the plane-fag sanctioned after thread stories support this.
* TheScrappy: [[MemeticMutation Nobody likes Perrine]]. Minna was this for a while before the anons realized she was acting like a bitch on account of being a ShellShockedVeteran.
** Though Perrine eventually got better.
** The Meme seemed to made partially to antagonize a one of the readers/side story writers.
** [[MemeticMutation What the Hell, Minna.]]
* ShipToShipCombat: This occurred on /tg/ between MC x Minna and MC x Trude shippers. [[spoiler: At this point in the story, Minna seems to be victorious.]]
* [[CrazyAwesome Crazy Ivan]]: ''Everyone''.