- Franchise Killer: Lunar: Dragon Song
- The Other Darrin: As a long-standing video game series, this happens in many directions.
- The Japanese cast of Silver Star Story includes five or six other Marties, as none of the cast of The Silver Star returned. Meanwhile, all of the old English cast did!
- Hiro was recast between North American versions of Eternal Blue.
- The entire English cast of Silver Star Harmony.
- Recycled Script: Lunar: Dragon Song essentially recycles the plot and some other aspects of Lunar: The Silver Star, despite supposedly being a Prequel to the series.