Crimson Raven combines Total Drama
and Umineko: When They Cry
. Written by ShugoJess0312
, it is about a boy named Yukio Arakawa (an alternate version of Noah) who enters high school as a first year student. During his first day of school, Yukio meets a boy named Kanon Shimomura (an alternate version of Kanon.), who originally came from Rokkenjima. When one of the Elite Sorcerers and his partner descend upon Earth, Yukio has a chance encounter with Kanon, and transforms into one of the legendary warriors known as Animal Warriors.
This story provides examples of:
- And Then John Was a Zombie: The Elite Sorcerers turn anyone with emotional issues into monsters by taking their grief seeds away and turning the victim's lifeless body into an empty husk. They get better after being purified by Animal Warriors.
- Dead Fic: The last update was in June 2011.
- Deadpan Snarker: Yukio, Kanon, Takeo, Rex (occassionally), Bobo Haha and Kazumi.
- Dies Wide Open: Happens to anyone who has his/her Grief Seed taken away by a Monster Control user with their soul on it. They get better when purified by an Animal Warrior.
- Heel-Face Turn: Ciel Phantomhive and Sebastian Michaelis.
- Our Monsters Are Different: The Monster the mages with Monster Control magic summon and control.
- Our Souls Are Different: When a Grief Seed is taken away, the soul is trapped inside it. Also the soul after being purified by an Animal Warrior take form of the victim's physical form before taking form of a hitodama after thanking the Animal Warrior who purified him/her.
- Power Makes Your Hair Grow: Mamoru when transforming into his Animal form after leveling up to Level 2 and Itsuki and Yasuhiro when transforming into their Animal forms.