- Angst? What Angst?: Averted. Sintel is completely guilt ridden from accidentally killing Scales.
- Ass Pull: Sintel killing the best friend she's been searching for? Not a great ending.
- The Woobie: Scales's first seen has him abandoned as a baby dragon, with an injured wing. Then, after befriending Sintel, Scales is soon kidnapped. And if if couldn't get worse, he's accidentally killed by his best friend. Poor guy...