- Angst? What Angst?: This actually causes problems, because Toki is so self-repressive that he shows no dismay whatsoever at finding himself in another world.
- The Chris Carter Effect: Well, this applies to the anime version, at least.
- Foe Romance Subtext: Bonten and Ginshu have over fifty years of this going on.
- The Woobie: Pretty much anyone could qualify for this. Toki, Kuchiha, Ginshu, Bonten, Tsuyukusa... the list goes on!