- Crowning Moment of Heartwarming: The protagonist gives the lonely old lady the doll parts so she finally has a friend.
- While it's more cute than anything, in the Red Planet area if you turn to look at the frog creature on the rocks you can wave at it. The protagonist even hops a bit to wave over the rocks. Aww.
- Crowning Music of Awesome: "Dawn Chorus" by Boards of Canada, which plays in the mossy statues area.
- Nightmare Fuel: Any dream that involves evading monsters who can kill the protagonist in-dream, causing them to wake up.
- Tear Jerker: The ending
- The Woobie: The protagonist becomes this once their past is revealed through their troubled dreams.
- True Art Is Angsty: Not only does this game have gorgeous graphics, but its storyline involves a lot of pathos as well.