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These are what we call the 'YMMV items.' Things that some people find in this work. We call them 'your mileage might vary' because not everyone sees these things in the same way. This starts discussions in the trope lists, a thing we don't want. Please use the discussion page if you'd like to discuss any of these items.
YMMV: Saya no Uta
Alternative Character Interpretation: Fuminori lives, and has been living, in the hell of his perceptions, for some time, and although he hates everything because it disgusts him, he goes a long while before even seriously considering doing anything wrong. And if Saya cures his madness, he suffers no ill effects. This raises some questions about Yusuke. He loses his mind after literal seconds and turns immediately to violence against the monsters (his wife and daughter) and rapes the only other human he thinks is in the the world, who appears to him as a prepubescent girl. Considering he was a sensitive homebody who liked his peace and quiet, was he really just a calm everyman, or did Saya trip over a psychosis that had been bubbling under the surface and got more than she bargained for?
Accentuated by the fact that, right before, Saya gives him the opportunity to cure his mental illness. He'll end up in a mental institution for all the murders, but least he won't be in a constant living hell anymore. Refusing that marks the point when Fuminori officially discards his humanity.
Some would put it a little later, when Fuminori brutally rapes Yoh. It's not his first heinous act, but the ones before that (breaking Yoh's heart, going along with cannibalism, and attempting to murder Kouji) were in direct response to the really bad hand life had dealt him. Raping Yoh, though, that's pure sadism.
Narm: As mentioned in the Funny Moments section, Kouji's nightmare in one of the endings can be a little too silly to take seriously.
Paranoia Fuel: While the game exaggerates its effects, Agnosia is a real disorder that, due to brain injury or neurological trauma, can distort a person's senses and perception in many different ways. Eep.
Tear Jerker: The whole damn game, really. The music contributes a great deal to this.
Vindicated by History: As stated above, Nitroplus CEO Takaki Kosaka was surprised about both the game's American fans and the fact that despite initial bad sales, it went up to become one of the best-selling Visual Novels in the company's history.
The Woobie: Yoh is the most obvious example, although a case could be made for pretty much every character in the novel. Yes, even Saya.
Yousuke. Has a loving wife and a daughter, and paints in his spare time. He's practically the ideal family man. All seems right and blissful with his life... until Saya comes in.
Kouji. He just wants to help his friend become normal again and he pretty much saved the world in one of the endings. His thanks? His friends are dead and he can't sleep knowing there's more of Saya out there somewhere.