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--> Series: VideoGame/TaikoDrumMaster (Namco)

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--> Series: VideoGame/TaikoDrumMaster VideoGame/TaikoNoTatsujin (Namco)


* BadBadActing: In the Galaga route. So bad, in fact, Tomari assigns hir to be Romeo's (Aki; yes, Tomari's fully aware she's a girl) understudy, purely so they won't show up in the play at all.
* BadLiar: Based on how many of Cousin's classmates are fooled when Cousin decides to fib, hir classmates are possibly the least effective lie detectors ''of all time''.

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* BadBadActing: In the Galaga route. So bad, in fact, Tomari assigns hir them to be Romeo's (Aki; yes, Tomari's fully aware she's a girl) understudy, purely so they won't show up in the play at all.
* BadLiar: Based on how many of Cousin's classmates are fooled when Cousin decides to fib, hir their classmates are possibly the least effective lie detectors ''of all time''.



* DistractedByTheSexy: Cousin is often stuck thinking about how attractive hir chosen love interest is.
* FireballEyeballs: Hir eyes turn to comical fire when ze gets angry about something.
* GreenSkinnedSpaceBabe: Light blue-skinned, at least, and seems to be considered attractive by a fair number of hir classmates.

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* DistractedByTheSexy: Cousin is often stuck thinking about how attractive hir their chosen love interest is.
* FireballEyeballs: Hir Their eyes turn to comical fire when ze gets they get angry about something.
* GreenSkinnedSpaceBabe: Light blue-skinned, at least, and seems to be considered attractive by a fair number of hir their classmates.



* MisunderstoodLonerWithAHeartOfGold: There are a lot of rumors about how he's evil, and the other students assume that the only reason Cousin could be looking for him is if he was blackmailing hir. [[spoiler:In reality, he's a genuinely good guy with a fondness for melodrama and who believes himself to be a far worse person than he actually is.]]

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* MisunderstoodLonerWithAHeartOfGold: There are a lot of rumors about how he's evil, and the other students assume that the only reason Cousin could be looking for him is if he was blackmailing hir.them. [[spoiler:In reality, he's a genuinely good guy with a fondness for melodrama and who believes himself to be a far worse person than he actually is.]]



* FriendlyRivalry: Her proposed kismesis with Cousin is essentially this, though in practice it consists mostly of her playing elaborate mind games with hir.

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* FriendlyRivalry: Her proposed kismesis with Cousin is essentially this, though in practice it consists mostly of her playing elaborate mind games with hir.them.



* ButNowIMustGo: [[spoiler: Her ending. Whether Cousin remembers her fondly or finds his memories of her slowly fading depends on whether you talk to her on the day before the Evil Namco High fight.]]

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* ButNowIMustGo: [[spoiler: Her ending. Whether Cousin remembers her fondly or finds his their memories of her slowly fading depends on whether you talk to her on the day before the Evil Namco High fight.]]


* SecretIdentity: spoiler:She is actually [[a superheroine.]]

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* SecretIdentity: spoiler:She is actually [[a [[spoiler: a superheroine.]]


--> Series: Franchise/WonderMomo (Namco)

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--> Series: Franchise/WonderMomo VideoGame/WonderMomo (Namco)


* HeroicFatigue: [[spoiler:Trying to balance her superheroing with all her schoolwork and extracurricular activities is running her ragged, and has made her late to class enough to get put in detention.]]
* LegacyCharacter: [[spoiler:She inherited her role as the superhero Amazona from the previous Amazona, and knows she'll one day pass it on to someone else.]]
* ThePerfectionist: [[spoiler:She describes herself as this, which is why she's de jure president of every club, class president, and everything else on top of maintaining her grades and being a superheroine, instead of just doing those last two.]]
* SecretIdentity: [[spoiler:She is actually a superheroine.]]

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* HeroicFatigue: [[spoiler:Trying Trying to balance her superheroing [[spoiler:her superheroing]] with all her schoolwork and extracurricular activities is running her ragged, and has made her late to class enough to get put in detention.detention.
* LegacyCharacter: She inherited her role as [[spoiler:the superhero Amazona]] from [[spoiler:the previous Amazona]], and knows she'll one day pass it on to someone else.
* OnlySaneMan: Asks what the heck is wrong with the rest of the students for applauding Mr. Digger for destroying the principal's statue with reckless digging and says that she's going to get the principal.
* ThePerfectionist: She describes herself as this, which is why she's de jure president of every club, class president, and everything else on top of maintaining her grades and [[spoiler:being a superheroine]], instead of just doing those last two.
* SecretIdentity: spoiler:She is actually [[a superheroine.
]]
* LegacyCharacter: [[spoiler:She inherited her role as the superhero Amazona from the previous Amazona, and knows she'll one day pass it on to someone else.]]
* ThePerfectionist: [[spoiler:She describes herself as this, which is why she's de jure president of every club, class president, and everything else on top of maintaining her grades and being a superheroine, instead of just doing those last two.]]
* SecretIdentity: [[spoiler:She is actually a superheroine.]]



* BrokenPedestal: [[spoiler: He once really admired his father as a digging legend, before Dig Dug decided to stop digging after his obsession caused his wife to leave him.]]
* [[MommyIssues Daddy Issues]]: Being the son of Principal Dig Dug, and the two disagreeing over digging, is the main source of his problems.
* GenerationXerox: [[spoiler: Mr.Driller is just as obsessed with digging as his father was, which is why Dig Dug is trying to stop him for his own good.]]

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* BreadEggsMilkSquick: Tells Cousin that it's normal for teens to fight with their parents and lists off several normal things like locking yourself in your room or sneaking out for the night before casually saying that it's normal to dig a six foot hole in the ground and stare into it for hours because you're so upset by what you're dad said.
* BrokenPedestal: [[spoiler: He once really admired [[spoiler: his father father]] as a digging legend, before Dig Dug decided to stop digging after his obsession caused his wife to leave him.him.
* GenerationXerox: Mr. Driller is just as obsessed with digging as his father was, which is why Dig Dug is trying to [[spoiler: stop him for his own good.
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* [[MommyIssues Daddy Issues]]: Being the son of Principal Dig Dug, and the two disagreeing over digging, is the main source of his problems.
* GenerationXerox: [[spoiler: Mr.Driller is just as obsessed with digging as his father was, which is why Dig Dug is trying to stop
InSeriesNickName: Taira calls him for his own good.]]"Little D".



* MissingMom: His father is Dig Dug but who his mother is in never mentioned. [[spoiler: This is because she left since his father didn't give her enough attention.]]
* MoodSwinger: Goes from happy and excited to crying and back again in record time.

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* MissingMom: His father is Dig Dug but who the identity of his mother is in never mentioned. [[spoiler: This is because she left since his father didn't give her enough attention.]]
* MoodSwinger: Goes from happy and excited to crying and back again in record time.the course of less than a minute.



* SayingSoundEffectsOutLoud: Cousin notes that he literally says "Sigh..." out loud repeatedly at the start of their first conversation with him; the oddness of it is what spurs them to talk to him.
* ShovelStrike: Suggests attacking his father with their shovels if he tries to stop Cousin from digging; Cousin is quite disturbed until he clarifies that he's joking.
* SingleIssuePsychology: Being the son of Principal Dig Dug, and the two disagreeing over digging, is the main source of his problems.



* TroubledButCute: Cousin thinks he is very cute but between his unhealthy digging obsession and father issues he is definitely this.

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* TroubledButCute: Cousin thinks he is very cute but notes that between his unhealthy digging obsession and father issues he is definitely this.a bag of problems.



* BroodingBoyGentleGirl: [[spoiler: On his route it seems he is actively trying to form a relationship based on this with his talk of "A warriors heart needing a delicate soul".]]
* TheBully: His favorite victim is Blue Max but if your on Max's route Cousin's also fair game, though he will also be trying to flirt with Cousin while bullying them.

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* BroodingBoyGentleGirl: [[spoiler: On his route it seems he is actively trying to form a relationship based on this with his talk of "A warriors warrior's heart needing a delicate soul".]]
* TheBully: His favorite victim is Blue Max but if your you're on Max's route Cousin's Cousin is also fair game, though he will also be trying to flirt with Cousin while bullying them.



* InSeriesNickName: Taira calls him "Big D" (and his son "Little D").



* OverProtectiveDad: On the Mr Driller route.

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* OverProtectiveDad: JadedWashout: His son thinks that he's one since he abandoned his passion for digging and says he's probably too depressed by his terrible life choices to notice what he's been up to. Cousin eventually agrees that he's not exactly wrong about that.
* OverProtectiveDad:
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On the Mr Driller route.route, he tries to protect his son from making the same mistakes he did, in the process making him resent him completely.
** Gives Cousin first triple, then quadruple detention when he finds out that they and his son have feelings for each other and makes it clear that he's going to be watching them like a hawk while they date.


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* MomentKiller: In Mr. Digger's route, he loudly interrupts what was about to be their first kiss by yelling for them to get a room.


* OldShame: Cousin discovers an editorial Jane submitted to the school paper, titled "Mustaches are totally hot." In ''WebComic/{{Homestuck}}'', Jane has a thing for "mustachioed funnymen," including a big crush on Creator/JeffFoxworthy.

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* OldShame: [[invoked]] Cousin discovers an editorial Jane submitted to the school paper, titled "Mustaches are totally hot." In ''WebComic/{{Homestuck}}'', Jane has a thing for "mustachioed funnymen," including a big crush on Creator/JeffFoxworthy.


The protagonist of this game. A cousin of [[AmbiguousGender non-specific gender]] of the [[KatamariDamacy Prince of All Cosmos]], they find themselves stuck in Detention on their first day in class after a little incident. They just want to survive this week intact, and perhaps make a new friend or two along the way.

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The protagonist of this game. A cousin of [[AmbiguousGender non-specific gender]] of the [[KatamariDamacy [[VideoGame/KatamariDamacy Prince of All Cosmos]], they find themselves stuck in Detention on their first day in class after a little incident. They just want to survive this week intact, and perhaps make a new friend or two along the way.


* TheSting: He has Cousin participate on trying to catch the criminal [[PunnyName Connie]]. [[spoiler: Except Cousin has it backwards, Connie is really Agent Albatross's partner and they thought Cousin was the main cheat code dealer they were on a mission to catch.]]


A list of Characters in Namco High. As nearly every character is drawn from another source, this page focuses solely on their characterization in this game.

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A list of Characters characters in Namco High. As nearly every character is drawn from another source, this page focuses solely on their characterization in this game.



* CapsLock

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* CapsLockAmbiguousGender: It's a spaceship that's presumably wasn't designed to have a gender and is only refered to as "it".
* CapsLock: Speaks in all-caps.



* [[spoiler: BrokenPedestal: He once really admired his father as a digging legend, before Dig Dug decided to stop digging after his obsession caused his wife to leave him.]]

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* [[spoiler: BrokenPedestal: [[spoiler: He once really admired his father as a digging legend, before Dig Dug decided to stop digging after his obsession caused his wife to leave him.]]



* [[spoiler: GenerationXerox: Mr.Driller is just as obsessed with digging as his father was, which is why Dig Dug is trying to stop him for his own good.]]

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* [[spoiler: GenerationXerox: [[spoiler: Mr.Driller is just as obsessed with digging as his father was, which is why Dig Dug is trying to stop him for his own good.]]



* BigOlEyebrows

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* BigOlEyebrowsBigOlEyebrows: His eyebrows are both large and dramatic.



* ProperlyParanoid: He's paranoid and distrustful of everyone he meets, believing everything is part of a vast conspiracy... But if you go through the various routes of the other players, you'll find that there really ''is'' a secret war with a hostile alien force, undercover agents posing as students at Namco High, and a GroundhogDayLoop resetting reality even though no one remembers as well as a variety of alternate dimensions out there and various student vendettas.



* FriendlyRivalry/FoeYay: Her proposed kismesis with Cousin is essentially this, though in practice it consists mostly of her playing elaborate mind games with hir.
* {{Troll}}: In both a literal and figurative sense.

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* FriendlyRivalry/FoeYay: FriendlyRivalry: Her proposed kismesis with Cousin is essentially this, though in practice it consists mostly of her playing elaborate mind games with hir.
* {{Troll}}: In both a literal (the name of her species is "troll") and figurative sense.
trope sense- she enjoys messing with Cousin and making them upset for no reason other than to entertain herself.



* [[spoiler: ImprobableWeaponUser: The school decided his ''glasses'' count as his weapon, which is why they were taken away when he sent to detention.]]
** [[spoiler:Granted, it was the best alternative to removing the ''real'' weapon: his brain.]]

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* [[spoiler: ImprobableWeaponUser: [[spoiler: The school decided his ''glasses'' count as his weapon, which is why they were taken away when he sent to detention.]]
** [[spoiler:Granted, it was the best alternative to removing the ''real'' weapon: his brain.
]]



* NerdsAreSexy: when he gets his glasses back, Cousin's estimation of him goes from "kind of cute" to "oh my god so hot".

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* NerdsAreSexy: when When he gets his glasses back, Cousin's estimation of him goes from "kind of cute" to "oh my god so hot".



* [[spoiler: ButNowIMustGo: Her ending. Whether Cousin remembers her fondly or finds his memories of her slowly fading depends on whether you talk to her on the day before the Evil Namco High fight.]]

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* [[spoiler: ButNowIMustGo: [[spoiler: Her ending. Whether Cousin remembers her fondly or finds his memories of her slowly fading depends on whether you talk to her on the day before the Evil Namco High fight.]]



* AsskickingEqualsAuthority: He's allowed to do whatever he wants because he's defeated the principle in combat.

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* AsskickingEqualsAuthority: He's allowed to do whatever he wants because he's defeated the principle principal in combat.



* BigEater: Hardly surprising, given that he is ''Pac-Man''.
* [[spoiler:DistressedDude: Is captured by Evil Namco High near the end of the game.]]

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* BigEater: Shows up and eats most of Cousin's and their date's food in multiple routes. Hardly surprising, given that he is ''Pac-Man''.
* [[spoiler:DistressedDude: Is DistressedDude: [[spoiler:Is captured by Evil Namco High near the end of the game.]]



* [[spoiler:IncrediblyLamePun: The first time he tries to state his RousingSpeech mentioned below on Meowkie's path, he messes up and says "Be chew to yourself" instead.]]
* [[spoiler:RousingSpeech: "Be true to yourselves..."]]
* WhatExactlyIsHisJob

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* [[spoiler:IncrediblyLamePun: The IncrediblyLamePun: [[spoiler:The first time he tries to state his RousingSpeech mentioned below on Meowkie's path, he messes up and says "Be chew to yourself" instead.]]
* [[spoiler:RousingSpeech: "Be RousingSpeech: [[spoiler:"Be true to yourselves..."]]
* WhatExactlyIsHisJobWhatExactlyIsHisJob: Not even Dig Dug knows what his job is or why he's at the school.


* BikerBabe

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* BikerBabeBikerBabe: A very attractive teen whose one true passion is riding her motorcycle and who devotes her life to it.
* TheDrifter: Hates staying in one place too long, and is only attending Namco High until she can get enough money to be secure when she leaves.




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* TheStoic: Barely changes expression or ever emotes much at all, though by the end of her route Cousin gets better at reading her.

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* BareYourMidriff: [[spoiler:Her superhero outfit has a fanservicey hole cut out to show her whole stomach.]]


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* LegacyCharacter: [[spoiler:She inherited her role as the superhero Amazona from the previous Amazona, and knows she'll one day pass it on to someone else.]]



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* ThenLetMeBeEvil: [[spoiler:If you don't take his route and help him realize that he's not a bad person, he'll succumbed to peer pressure from his old school and help kidnap Pacman.]]




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* UngratefulBastard: On Meowkie's route, he calls her evil and blames her in front of Digdug when she tries to intervene and protect him from Nidia hitting him with her amulet.



* HardWorkHardlyWorks: [[spoiler: Deconstructed. They are very bothered by the fact they didn't need to audition to get their part in the play even though so many others also wanted the role and they end up making plenty mistakes while rehearsing that no one tells them about except Cousin.]]

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* HardWorkHardlyWorks: Both played for laughs (it's a crudely drawn spaceship yet everyone finds it alluring) and deconstructed. [[spoiler: Deconstructed. They are It is very bothered by the fact they it didn't need to audition to get their its part in the play even though so many others also wanted the role and they end it ends up making plenty mistakes while rehearsing that no one tells them it about except Cousin.]]



* GuiltComplex: Blames herself for everything that goes wrong in her life, having internalized what other people have said about her being a bad person because of who her parents are.



* SpeaksFluentAnimal: Translates for King.
* StepfordSmiler: [[spoiler:Spends ''a lot'' of energy repressing anger.]]

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* SpeaksFluentAnimal: Translates for King.
King, who only speaks in a jaguar's roars.
* StepfordSmiler: [[spoiler:Spends ''a lot'' of energy repressing anger.]]anger, and puts on a happy façade instead.]]
* TrademarkFavoriteFood: Tuna; she brings it from home to eat in addition to the tuna sandwiches and seems surprised that Cousin doesn't share her love for it.



* [[spoiler:OurDragonsAreDifferent: Can use her amulet to transform into a dragon with help from another.]]
* [[spoiler:ScrewDestiny: During her route, Cousin can convince her to stop obsessing over her destiny. Shortly afterwards, she transforms into a dragon without needing a partner.]]

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* [[spoiler:OurDragonsAreDifferent: Can OurDragonsAreDifferent: [[spoiler:Can use her amulet to transform into a dragon with help from another.]]
* [[spoiler:ScrewDestiny: During ScrewDestiny: [[spoiler:During her route, Cousin can convince her to stop obsessing over her destiny. Shortly afterwards, she transforms into a dragon without needing a partner.]]



* ConspiracyTheorist

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* ConspiracyTheoristConspiracyTheorist: Firmly believes that everything going on is part of a vast and shadowy conspiracy.



* [[spoiler: [[BroodingBoyGentleGirl Brooding Boy, Gentle Cousin]]: On his route it seems he is actively trying to form a relationship based on this with his talk of "A warriors heart needing a delicate soul".]]

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* BroodingBoyGentleGirl: [[spoiler: [[BroodingBoyGentleGirl Brooding Boy, Gentle Cousin]]: On his route it seems he is actively trying to form a relationship based on this with his talk of "A warriors heart needing a delicate soul".]]



* [[spoiler: DeclarationOfProtection: If you join the [[WrestlerInAllOfUs wrestleball]] team Taira says he will protect or avenge you since Cousin seems so tiny and delicate compared to everyone else who plays wrestleball.]]

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* [[spoiler: DeclarationOfProtection: [[spoiler: If you join the [[WrestlerInAllOfUs wrestleball]] team Taira says he will protect or avenge you since Cousin seems so tiny and delicate compared to everyone else who plays wrestleball.]]



* [[spoiler: EmotionalBruiser: He actually starts crying after he accidently hits Cousin in one of his Revenge rages.]]

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* [[spoiler: EmotionalBruiser: [[spoiler: He actually starts crying after he accidently hits Cousin in one of his Revenge rages.]]



* [[spoiler:JerkWithAHeartOfGold: He does have a vaguely good reason for being a jerk, and on his route he does seem to genuinely care for Cousin and feels guilty over what he's done.]]

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* [[spoiler:JerkWithAHeartOfGold: He JerkWithAHeartOfGold: [[spoiler:He does have a vaguely good reason for being a jerk, and on his route he does seem to genuinely care for Cousin and feels guilty over what he's done.]]



* [[spoiler:LoveAtFirstSight: Falls for Cousin after their first meeting, and spends the rest of his route trying to get them to like him. Also the rest of several other people's routes.]]

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* [[spoiler:LoveAtFirstSight: Falls LoveAtFirstSight: [[spoiler:Falls for Cousin after their first meeting, and spends the rest of his route trying to get them to like him. Also the rest of several other people's routes.]]


* [[spoiler:AcrophobicBird: To the point where his route consists of reminding him that he is a ''frigging bird'' and should not be afraid to fly.]]

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* [[spoiler:AcrophobicBird: To AcrophobicBird: [[spoiler:To the point where his route consists of reminding him that he is a ''frigging bird'' and should not be afraid to fly.]]



* [[spoiler: HardWorkHardlyWorks: Deconstructed. They are very bothered by the fact they didn't need to audition to get their part in the play even though so many others also wanted the role and they end up making plenty mistakes while rehearsing that no one tells them about except Cousin.]]

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* [[spoiler: HardWorkHardlyWorks: [[spoiler: Deconstructed. They are very bothered by the fact they didn't need to audition to get their part in the play even though so many others also wanted the role and they end up making plenty mistakes while rehearsing that no one tells them about except Cousin.]]



* VebalTic: Addresses everyone as "Boss", slipping into it even when Cousin reminds her of their name.

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* VebalTic: VerbalTic: Addresses everyone as "Boss", slipping into it even when Cousin reminds her of their name.


** BadassAdorable: ''Taira'' is scared of her. You know, the six-foot zombie, Taira. [[spoiler:When she's allowed to let out her pent-up anger during the final battle, she apparently ''absolutely mauls'' the Evil Namco High forces.]]

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** * BadassAdorable: ''Taira'' is scared of her. You know, the six-foot zombie, Taira. [[spoiler:When she's allowed to let out her pent-up anger during the final battle, she apparently ''absolutely mauls'' the Evil Namco High forces.]]




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* VebalTic: Addresses everyone as "Boss", slipping into it even when Cousin reminds her of their name.


* DistractedByTheSexy: Cousin is often stuck thinking about how attractive their chosen love interest is.

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* DistractedByTheSexy: Cousin is often stuck thinking about how attractive their hir chosen love interest is. is.
* FireballEyeballs: Hir eyes turn to comical fire when ze gets angry about something.



* [[spoiler:DarkIsNotEvil]]

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* [[spoiler:DarkIsNotEvil]]DarkIsNotEvil: He's a dark-colored and vaguely-sinister looking robot with glowing red eyes, [[spoiler:but he's completely harmless and will befriend Cousin if they give him a chance.]]



* [[spoiler:MisunderstoodLonerWithAHeartOfGold]]
* ReformedButRejected: [[spoiler: As a former student of Evil Namco High a lot of students treat him like he is evil.]]

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* [[spoiler:MisunderstoodLonerWithAHeartOfGold]]
EnemyWithin: Subverted; Cousin assumes he means this when he talks about not being able to control "this thing inside of me", but he actually just meant his breakfast was disagreeing with him.
* FriendlessBackground: Casually mentions that the reason he thought "Freak" counted as a nickname for him is that he has no friends.
* MisunderstoodLonerWithAHeartOfGold: There are a lot of rumors about how he's evil, and the other students assume that the only reason Cousin could be looking for him is if he was blackmailing hir. [[spoiler:In reality, he's a genuinely good guy with a fondness for melodrama and who believes himself to be a far worse person than he actually is.]]
* ReformedButRejected: [[spoiler: As a former student of Evil Namco High a lot of students (and even teachers) treat him like he is evil.]]



* TheQuietOne

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* TheQuietOne
TheQuietOne: Talking to her involves waiting through several screens of VisibleSilence before she speaks at all.

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