Literature / The Erratical Saga
"I just... have no reason to exist anymore!!!"
—B, during the trailer for DRB Season 2
The Erratical Saga is a series of novels or stories written by Abdullah Boftain (Devilraptorb
) and Cedric Soumpholphakdy (Kasenfanboy24000
The stories are heavily based on religious and scientific theories and tries to create mixture between the two. It's currently being written in visual novel form using the Ren'Py
engine and a video series of it has been uploaded on TheOfficialFallen
channel on Youtube.
The Youtube series is a Crossover
between characters from many different video games and TV shows and could become its own dependent franchise in future.
the main chapters written so far are:DRB (Devil Raptor B)
: The original Erratical series that started the franchise. Its protagonist is an amnesiac, thus he doesn't know his true name and only goes by "B". As an Erratical, he can transform into a dinosaur-like monster called Devil Raptor B. The novel can be found here ODC (Obsidian Dog C)
: A prequel to DRB about a character named C who is a Tritagonist in the DRB series. Like his name suggests, he has a form based on that of a dog.ADA (Angel Dragon A)
: Three short stories that revolve around A, B's/Devil Raptor B's Nemesis and Rival
. Like the previous series, this one is also a prequel.ECE (Enigmatic Chupacabra E)
: A short side story that focuses on new protagonist Eliot (the titular E) and other important Erraticals. The series is also yet another prequel to the DRB, ADA and ODC series.NNR (Normal Neanderthal R)
: A sequel to the DRB Series that takes place after the end of DRB. The main protagonist of this series is named Raphael (Or "R") who has many nicknames as well.PLP (Potent Leviathan P)
: The sequel to NNR. Panda, Raphael's best friend is the protagonist of this series. His main objective is to save his friend.ABS (Apocalypse Beast S)
: A work in progress title. The story supposed to take place 50 years after the DRB series. The story is based on the beast described in the Book of Revelation
- A Day in the Limelight: Antimus Matsuri in ECE if only to show his Start of Darkness
- A Truce While We Gawk: Max vs Viper. Interrupted by Hazama.
- Air Jousting: A lot of battles goes this way in ODC: Courage. ECE also features this with Eliot's Erratical form facing Antimus in a similar fashion.
- All Myths Are True: AB Stigma says the Apocalypse is real. ODC does the same for Buddhist myths.
- Almighty Janitor: Master Lu. He's actually Lucipher in disguise.
- Alternate Universe: The Imaginary World, Kaio, Nirvana and the Omniverse.
- Anachronic Order: The series starts out with DRB Origins, later adding sagas such as ODC Wisdom and ECE Mystery which take place earlier and earlier still.
- Another Dimension: Gensokyo counts as an alternate dimension.
- Anti-Villain: Ariel. His goal is to defeat B, the carrier of the Dark Seed.
- Ax-Crazy: Antimus Matsuri, Devil Raptor B, Lucipher, and Fallen Ancestor.
- Badass Crew: The Avalon.
- Badass Family: The Icanis family of Afal from the upper world.
- Bare-Handed Blade Block: Kamijou Touma blocks an attack from U's sword in this way.
- Battle Harem: X's harem. Enough said.
- Bedmate Reveal: Ariel with Jeanne in ADA Foundation.
- Big Fancy House: The Scarlet Devil Mansion.
- Bishounen: Ariel, B, C (When not cross-dressing), Eliot and Max.
- Blood Knight: Simon Icanis from Afal is definitely one.
- Boobs of Steel: Angela.
- The Bro Code: Ariel and Sahaquiel are both Avalon.
- Bunny-Ears Lawyer: Yukari Yakumo can be considered one.
- Butt-Monkey: Antimus. Full stop. The entire world hates him and he knows it.
- The Cameo: Max Reco, Viper Delacroix, Elena Maxwell and Melira Yakumo (An OC by solkenneth003 ) and Aryia Cleressa (An OB by malice600) show up at some points.
- Cardcarrying Villain: Antimus during his battle with Eliot. He bluntly states he hates the entire world.
- Cat Girl: Shakera and Felicia.
- Chekhov's Gun: Jubey shows up in a later episode of ECE Mystery.
- The Chessmaster: Wesker, Mammhon and W.
- The Chick: Elena.
- Chick Magnet: Ariel has a harem of 4,294,967,295 girls. As of recent, Kasenfanboy24000 went so far as to say his harem is practically infinite.
- Child Soldier: Aryia Cleressa was once Viper's strongest soldier... and youngest.
- Church Militant: The Pope...who happens to enjoy the works of Justin Bieber.
- Clingy Jealous Girl: The girls in A's harem are all jealous of each other.
- Cool Big Sis: Isabella "Ivy" Valentine.
- Crazy-Prepared: ODC in the second and third acts when C takes on the Void Entities in great numbers.
- Crossover: Amongst the villains? Albert Wesker, Vertigo and Hazama.
- Crucified Hero Shot: Kamijo Touma in the last episode of the first act of ODC.
- Cute Bruiser: C and Lily.
- Dancing Theme: The cheerleader ending in DRB Story.
- Dark and Troubled Past: Quite common.
- Viper Delacroix had trouble in the past, mostly focused on Aryia
- Max Reco has one too, but it's rarely mentioned.
- Lily too.
- Dark Is Not Evil: Viper Delacroix. Self-proclaimed Card-Carrying Villain on one side, The Atoner on another.
- Darkest Hour: Ariel in ADA Glory later on after being betrayed by one of his close friends.
- Deadpan Snarker: Max Reco.
- Did We Just Have Tea with Cthulhu?: Melira, Arielotte, W, and Yukari. All four of them are powerful beings that could destroy every possible universe five times over yet half of the cast chat with them like its nothing special.
- Died in Your Arms Tonight: Tal, One of Ariel's wives and masters in ADA Glory.
- Dirty Mind-Reading: Raziel as she reads Antimus mind.
- Emotionless Girl: Aryia. Much more than her original incarnation.
- Fallen Hero: Z.
- Fantasy Kitchen Sink: Humans, Demons, Avalonians and Void Entities.
- Femme Fatale: Mammhon Vertigo and Sola.
- First Kiss: Episode 7 of ECE.
- Five-Man Band: Quite a few examples in this series.
- Foregone Conclusion: Antimus will lose in episode 7 of ECE. Since he eventually becomes Zaiko Matsuri.
- Foreign Fanservice: British-born Ivy.
- Freeze-Frame Bonus: You see Cedric Soumpholphakdy's desktop for a few sec in episode 7 and It's a Gay from episode 9 of ECE.
- Gainaxing: Ivy.
- Guilty Pleasures: B later on in season 4.
- Handshake Substitute: A and B in season 3 before fighting ACT 6's main antagonist.
- Harem Seeker: Ariel before the events of ADA Glory.
- Hearing Voices: Eliot hears the voice of Elque inside his mind.
- The Hero: B. Except he's anything but a hero.
- Horny Devils: Morrigan and Koakuma.
- I Was Just Passing Through: Dei Nicholas, as she says to her brother.
- Instant Awesome: Just Add Dragons!: A's erratical form and X's erratical form.
- Jaw Drop: When Ariel goes ADA for the first time in DRB.
- Jerk Ass: Max Reco. Though he doesn't show it much at first.
- Knight Templar: Most of the combat-oriented Consistents.
- The Lancer: Max Reco and Herashi Nezayu.
- Light Is Not Good: Lucipher Icanis is a example.
- Loads and Loads of Characters: Too much to count.
- Love Makes You Evil: Gremoria (aka Immortal Phoenix G) is a good example.
- Lover Tug-of-War: B, when every single woman in the harem tries to take him for themselves.
- Mega Crossover: The Mugen retelling.
- Meido: Sakuya Izayoi.
- The Mentor: Melira Yakumo.
- Mêlée à Trois: Three factions in ECE. Lucifugus Legion, Brave Saint, and Sesha Naga.
- Noble Demon: Viper. He is not happy with some of Hazama's more extreme methods. Even Evil Has Standards.
- Old Master: Master Lu.
- Older Than They Look: All of Avalon.
- Our Dragons Are Different: ADA is the original dragon.
- Power at a Price: The reason why Aryia died, which caused Viper to become The Atoner.
- The Powerof Love: DRB to TDRB for the first time.
- Reality Warper: Most of the Erraticals, Yukari, Melira and Vertigo.
- Sixth Ranger: Lily, Aryia and Fen-yen.
- Time Abyss: Ariel has been around since the time of the dinosaurs.
- Villain Protagonist: B early on. He cares nothing for anything else, although he eventually gets better about it. Raphael of NNR also counts.
- Woobie, Destroyer of Worlds: Played straight with Antimus, whose life sucks so hard he took it out on humanity.