* AlternateCharacterInterpretation: In-Universe. Some consider Keiji NewMeat that turned out to be humanity's greatest warrior. Others consider him an unstoppable monster who cares nothing for his allies and a KarmaHoudini who gets away with [[spoiler:''murdering'' humanity's greatest warrior]] because [[AndTheAdventureContinues the war goes on]] and he's too valuable to execute.
* TheWoobie: Shasta, Rita's partly Native American mechanic, is subjected to some wince-inducing hazing due to her ethnicity.