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* PlatonicDeclarationOfLove / DyingDeclarationOfLove: Gives one to Sal in Episode 3 when they are about to be discovered trespassing the flat of a clearly dangerous tenant. [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments The feeling is mutual.]] [[spoiler:The "dying" part is then subverted, as it was just Ashley who walked in on them.]]

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* PlatonicDeclarationOfLove / DyingDeclarationOfLove: PlatonicDeclarationOfLove: Gives one to Sal in Episode 3 when they are about to be discovered trespassing the flat of a clearly dangerous tenant. [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments The feeling is mutual.]] mutual. [[spoiler:The "dying" part is then subverted, as it was just Ashley who walked in on them.]]


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* FunctionalAddict: It's made clear that Henry suffers from depression, and copes by consuming copious amounts of alcohol and pills. That said, this doesn't stop him from being a good father to his son, and working hard to provide for them both.

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* FunctionalAddict: It's made clear that Henry suffers from depression, and copes by consuming copious amounts of alcohol and sleeping pills. That said, this doesn't stop him from being a good loving and supportive father to his son, and working hard to provide for them both.


* BadLiar: Has trouble making stuff up on the fly. If Charlie refuses to drink any more tea in Episode 1, Sal's words of persuasion sound wonky, he stumbles over his words when trying to convince Neil that nothing supernatural is currently happening (and Neil notices that), and Larry flat-out tells him that he's bad at keeping secrets when Sal tries to deny knowing about Jim's fate.



* EmbarrassingNickname: "Lar-bear", courtesy of his mom.



* HeldBackInSchool: He's one year older than the rest of his friends, but is in the same grade due to spending some time in juvie after killing Mrs. Gibson's rabbit.



* MurderIsTheBestSolution: Larry is the first to suggest killing [[spoiler:Mrs. Packerton]].




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* TragicKeepsake: Carries around his dad's old lighter because he likes having some part of him with him.



%%* SesquipedalianLoquaciousness: Seems to be incapable of talking in short sentences with simple words.



* DamselInDistress: [[spoiler: In Episode 3 she falls down the chute into the depths of Addison Apartments basement/cultist church, and Sal, Larry and Todd have to find her.]]

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* DamselInDistress: [[spoiler: In Episode 3 she falls down the chute into the depths of Addison Apartments basement/cultist church, temple, and Sal, Larry and Todd have to find her.]]



* EatingLunchAlone: Contrary to his claim of having more friends that Sal will ever have, his only company during lunch is a bunch of church pamphlets.




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* TheSecretOfLongPorkPies: [[spoiler:Is the only named character besides Chug (who would eat almost anything anyway) who actually enjoys the bologna sandwiches. Hopefully, without knowing of their origin.]]


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* EvilTeacher: A regular, even reasonable, teacher by day, [[spoiler:a cannibalistic serial killer by night.]]


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* ImAHumanitarian: [[spoiler:Keeps some of the bologna in her regular fridge.]]


** Additionally, his friend, Larry Johnson, upon first meeting him, said that Sal's Mask was cool before learning it was a prosthetic face.

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** Additionally, his friend, Larry Johnson, upon first meeting him, said that Sal's Mask mask was cool before learning it was a prosthetic face.face.
** By the time of Episode 4 Sal has got an actual collection of cool masks, which can be seen in his bedroom.



* [[GenderBlenderName Gender-Blender Nickname]]: Sally is a girl's name and was used by Sal's old bullies to make fun of him. Sal decided to embrace it and tells people he meets to call him "Sally Face."



* [[GenderBlenderName Gender-Blender Nickname]]: Sally is a girl's name and was used by Sal's old bullies to make fun of him. Sal decided to embrace it and tells people he meets to call him "Sally Face."



* GlassEye: His right eye is artificial. This can be seen in close-ups - the pupils are a little bit differently sized and are facing slightly different directions. By the time of Episode 4 Sal has gathered a small multicolored collection of spare eyes.



* GamerChick: Implied: there's a ''[[GameWithinAGame Clumpy: The Mutant Monkey]]'' poster in her locker.



* HisNameReallyIsBarkeep: As evidenced by this exchange:
--> '''Sal:''' How did you get your nickname?
--> '''Chug:''' Huh? What nickname?



* MistakenForMurderer: Sal and Larry sic the police on him due to believing that he was the one to murder Mrs.Sanderson. Years later, it turns out that he was innocent all along. [[DemonicPossession Or so it seems.]]

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* MistakenForMurderer: Sal and Larry sic the police on him due to believing that he was the one to murder Mrs.Sanderson. Years later, it turns out that he was innocent all along. [[DemonicPossession [[spoiler:[[DemonicPossession Or so it seems.]]]]]]




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* AgentScully: She believes that there's no such thing as ghosts or goblins, only people's overactive imaginations and too much sweets and scary movies.
* MrFixit: A downplayed gender-flipped example. Lisa runs maintenance and cleaning in Addison Apartments.
* SecondLove: Got married to Henry between Episodes 3 and 4.
* StrongFamilyResemblance: Appearance-wise, Larry is almost a carbon copy of her.
* TragicStillbirth: It is mentioned in Jim's diary that Lisa had a stillborn daughter, which messed up their family for some time.





!!Terrance Addison

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\n\n!!Terrance * NaturalizedName: He took a surname "Johnson" to better integrate into his new life; his old name is [[spoiler:Zarinthkampta 42-79]].


!!Terrence
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* DarkAndTroubledPast: Mrs.Rosenberg reveals that he lost his whole family, which caused him to leave his flat less and less out of fear and eventually turned him into a full-fledged shut-in. Expanded upon in Episode 4: it seems that Terrance [[spoiler:had to kill all his family to prevent the spreading of cult influence]].

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* AndIMustScream: [[spoiler:Has just enough awareness to realise what's going on, but not enough to stop The Endless One.]]
* DarkAndTroubledPast: Mrs.Rosenberg reveals that he lost his whole family, which caused him to leave his flat less and less out of fear and eventually turned him into a full-fledged shut-in. Expanded upon in Episode 4: it seems that Terrance Terrence [[spoiler:had to kill all his family to prevent the spreading of cult influence]].




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* YankTheDogsChain: [[spoiler:Gets these when people knock on his door - Terrence briefly snaps back to his senses, but then gets reminded by The Endless One that he's not the one in control.]]

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* FunctionalAddict: It's made clear that Henry suffers from depression, and copes by consuming copious amounts of alcohol and pills. That said, this doesn't stop him from being a good father to his son, and working hard to provide for them both.


** Additionally, his friend, Larry Johnson, upon first meeting him said that Sally Face's Mask was cool before learning it was a prosthetic face.

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** Additionally, his friend, Larry Johnson, upon first meeting him him, said that Sally Face's Sal's Mask was cool before learning it was a prosthetic face.

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** Additionally, his friend, Larry Johnson, upon first meeting him said that Sally Face's Mask was cool before learning it was a prosthetic face.


* MistakenForMurderer: [[spoiler: The ending of Episode One reveals that he is currently being tried for murder; whether or not he killed someone, we don't yet know.]]
** [[spoiler: Upon playing episode 4, we learn that it isn't a mistake at all. Sally Face actually did commit mass murder.]]


** [[spoiler: Come episode 4, we learn that it isn't a mistake at all.]]

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** [[spoiler: Come Upon playing episode 4, we learn that it isn't a mistake at all.all. Sally Face actually did commit mass murder.]]


* OlderThanTheyLook: Sal is about Larry's age, who is obviously a teenager. He looks a lot younger than that, probably because of his short height. In Episode 4, despite having being college age and having grown a bit, he's still the shortest of his friends.

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* OlderThanTheyLook: Sal is about Larry's age, who is obviously a teenager. He looks a lot younger than that, probably because of his short height. In Episode 4, despite having being college age and having grown a bit, he's still the shortest of his friends.


* EyeScream: Suffered one as part of his injury, since one of his eyes is artificial. [[spoiler: Quite possibly suffers it again at the end of Episode 4 as a result of electrocution.]]



* OlderThanTheyLook: Sal is about Larry's age, who is obviously a teenager. He looks a lot younger than that, probably because of his short height. In Episode 4, despite having being college age and Haven grown a bit, he's still the shortest of his friends.

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* OlderThanTheyLook: Sal is about Larry's age, who is obviously a teenager. He looks a lot younger than that, probably because of his short height. In Episode 4, despite having being college age and Haven having grown a bit, he's still the shortest of his friends.


* OlderThanTheyLook: Sal is about Larry's age, who is obviously a teenager. He looks a lot younger than that, probably because of his short height.

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* OlderThanTheyLook: Sal is about Larry's age, who is obviously a teenager. He looks a lot younger than that, probably because of his short height. In Episode 4, despite having being college age and Haven grown a bit, he's still the shortest of his friends.


* FingerlessGloves: Started wearing a pair after graduating from high school.



* TheStoic: A variation; though she is fairly emotional, she never cries, even at events like her beloved grandma's funeral, which made her younger brother call her a "heartless monster". [[spoiler:Which makes it all the more poignant when she breaks down in tears upon witnessing Sal's execution.]]

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* RapunzelHair: Ash's hair used to reach past her waist. She then cut it short to make it easier for riding.
* TheStoic: A variation; though she is fairly emotional, she never cries, even at events like her beloved grandma's funeral, which made her younger brother call her a "heartless "soulless monster". [[spoiler:Which makes it all the more poignant when she breaks down in tears upon witnessing Sal's execution.]]


* ArmouredClosetGay: Despite spouting homophobic slurs, if you go out of your way to find him, you find out that he's secretly gay and vehemently trying to deny it. [[spoiler:You can also find his love note for an unnamed guy in boys' restroom. (Though if the empty envelope with Sal's name on it left on his desk that Travis gives you is anything to go buy, he has a crush on Sal.]] Justified, since his father is oppressively religious.

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* ArmouredClosetGay: Despite spouting homophobic slurs, if you go out of your way to find him, you find out that he's secretly gay and vehemently trying to deny it. [[spoiler:You can also find his love note for an unnamed guy in boys' restroom. (Though if the empty envelope with Sal's name on it left on his desk that Travis gives you is anything to go buy, he has a crush on Sal.]] Justified, since his father is oppressively religious.

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