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* ActionSurvivor: The dead state early on that they'll be surprised if anyone manages to actually off Stan. No one does.



* BadassGrandpa: The dead state early on that they'll be surprised if anyone manages to actually off Stan. No one does.


* PurpleEyes: She normally has grey eyes, but when she's revealed as [[OurMermaidsAreDifferent a mermaid]], they go purple and her hair gets brighter.

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* PurpleEyes: SupernaturalIsPurple: She normally has grey eyes, but when she's revealed as [[OurMermaidsAreDifferent a mermaid]], they go purple and her hair gets brighter.


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* BadassNormal: [[spoiler:His reliance on guns and hacking instead of magic might have put him at a disadvantage when deprived of them, but while everyone else is still dealing with their powers being dampened, he manages to get his guns and phone back and is able to fight with them, even posing a threat to the Kingmaker during his execution.]]
* BigBrotherInstinct: His younger sister's been [[RevengeByProxy hurt because of him]] before, and [[spoiler:he's determined to save her when he remembers an enemy had her and during the "there's a second Vault" motive, which pushes him to kill.]]
* TheCracker: His occupation as a vigilante is based in this.

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* BadassNormal: [[spoiler:His His reliance on guns and hacking instead of magic might have put him at a disadvantage when deprived of them, but while everyone else is still dealing with their powers being dampened, he manages to get his guns and phone back and is able to fight with them, even posing a threat to the Kingmaker during his execution.]]
execution.
* BigBrotherInstinct: His younger sister's been [[RevengeByProxy hurt because of him]] before, and [[spoiler:he's he's determined to save her when he remembers an enemy had her and during the "there's a second Vault" motive, which pushes him to kill.]]
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TheCracker: His occupation as a vigilante is based in this.



* ForgetsToEat: Work is important, okay?
* NotSoStoic: [[spoiler:Spends his entire trial impassive until Bruce suggests that he might be working with the Kingmaker; Aiden is offended.]]

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* %%* ForgetsToEat: Work is important, okay?
* NotSoStoic: [[spoiler:Spends Spends his entire trial impassive until Bruce suggests that he might be working with the Kingmaker; Aiden is offended.]]



* VigilanteMan: His listed occupation.

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* %%* VigilanteMan: His listed occupation.



[[spoiler:The victim of Week 6 (Case 6).]]

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[[spoiler:The The victim of Week 6 (Case 6).]]



* TeamMom: Even if she's one of the youngest.

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* %%* TeamMom: Even if she's one of the youngest.



[[spoiler:The intended culprit of Week 8 (Case 8). Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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[[spoiler:The The intended culprit of Week 8 (Case 8). Made it to the survivor pool.]]



* BrokenAce: Black is one of the strongest Casters out there in his world, but feels forced into the position his parents died in. [[spoiler:At home, he's lost the only person he cares about as the end result of something he did to try to ''save'' her. No wonder that, in his time in the Vault, he becomes TheMole and tries to betray everyone when he runs out of hope.]]

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* BrokenAce: Black is one of the strongest Casters out there in his world, but feels forced into the position his parents died in. [[spoiler:At At home, he's lost the only person he cares about as the end result of something he did to try to ''save'' her. No wonder that, in his time in the Vault, he becomes TheMole and tries to betray everyone when he runs out of hope.]]



* DealWithTheDevil: He's told a couple of people he made a deal similar to this with an entity that "isn't a ghost, but isn't strong enough to be God"... and that that he'd do it again if it meant keeping his sister safe. [[spoiler:This is his main motivation for becoming [[TheMole one of the Kingmaker's moles]], since he wanted to find a way to save her from the destruction of their world.]]

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* DealWithTheDevil: He's told a couple of people he made a deal similar to this with an entity that "isn't a ghost, but isn't strong enough to be God"... and that that he'd do it again if it meant keeping his sister safe. [[spoiler:This This is his main motivation for becoming [[TheMole one of the Kingmaker's moles]], since he wanted to find a way to save her from the destruction of their world.]]



* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: Everyone knows him as "Black," but he's mentioned a few times that that (and his sister's name, White) are just nicknames. He's only specifically told Sigrun and Yosuke their real names, [[spoiler:William and Mary]].

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* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: Everyone knows him as "Black," but he's mentioned a few times that that (and his sister's name, White) are just nicknames. He's only specifically told Sigrun and Yosuke their real names, [[spoiler:William William and Mary]].Mary.



[[spoiler:Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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[[spoiler:Made Made it to the survivor pool.]]



* BewareTheNiceOnes: Hence the title.

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* %%* BewareTheNiceOnes: Hence the title.



* MagicPants: One of his regains.

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* %%* MagicPants: One of his regains.



* RebelLeader: He wouldn't call himself one, preferring Sigrun in the role, but he's the one who organizes meetings and tries to keep things hopeful. [[spoiler:In the end, he starts up a team to prevent more murdergames.]]
* TakeMeInstead: [[spoiler:Offers this to the Kingmaker during the SadisticChoice motive. It isn't taken.]]

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* RebelLeader: He wouldn't call himself one, preferring Sigrun in the role, but he's the one who organizes meetings and tries to keep things hopeful. [[spoiler:In In the end, he starts up a team to prevent more murdergames.]]
murdergames.
* TakeMeInstead: [[spoiler:Offers Offers this to the Kingmaker during the SadisticChoice motive. It isn't taken.]]
taken.



[[spoiler:The culprit of Week 2 (Case 2).]]

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[[spoiler:The The culprit of Week 2 (Case 2).]]



* AloofAlly: Her initial canon point is when she's this, and she acts like it towards the other Survivors, too.

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* %%* AloofAlly: Her initial canon point is when she's this, and she acts like it towards the other Survivors, too.



* BigEater: Even though she looks like a noodle.
* DressesTheSame: Caren's not exactly happy that [[spoiler:Ryuunosuke shares her taste for animal prints and purple, though it's more of YourApprovalFillsMeWithShame for her fashion sense instead of her actions. Especially when he raids her closet.]]

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* %%* BigEater: Even though she looks like a noodle.
* DressesTheSame: Caren's not exactly happy that [[spoiler:Ryuunosuke Ryuunosuke shares her taste for animal prints and purple, though it's more of YourApprovalFillsMeWithShame for her fashion sense instead of her actions. Especially when he raids her closet.]]



* INeedAFreakingDrink: Since [[IDoNotDrinkWine she's biologically wired to treat carbonation as alcohol]], she does this with pop, even bringing a bottle of Ramune down into the courtroom to keep down her nerves [[spoiler:in the trial she was guilty in.]]

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* INeedAFreakingDrink: Since [[IDoNotDrinkWine she's biologically wired to treat carbonation as alcohol]], she does this with pop, even bringing a bottle of Ramune down into the courtroom to keep down her nerves [[spoiler:in in the trial she was guilty in.]]



* TookALevelInKindness: [[spoiler:Caren's memory regains and her experiences in deadland lead her to emerge in the end as more understanding and a lot more fun to be around.]]

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* TookALevelInKindness: [[spoiler:Caren's Caren's memory regains and her experiences in deadland lead her to emerge in the end as more understanding and a lot more fun to be around.]]



[[spoiler:Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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[[spoiler:Made Made it to the survivor pool.]]



* TheConfidant: To Sigrun as her second-in-command.
* DadTheVeteran: He'll occasionally share stories of his role in the old war. This serves to let the other Survivors know [[spoiler:just how bad it must be in his world when it turns out that his old enemies are back and spread across his home.]]
* DotingParent: To everyone he takes in.

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* %%* TheConfidant: To Sigrun as her second-in-command.
* DadTheVeteran: He'll occasionally share stories of his role in the old war. This serves to let the other Survivors know [[spoiler:just just how bad it must be in his world when it turns out that his old enemies are back and spread across his home.]]
*
home.
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DotingParent: To everyone he takes in.



* LightHairedSwimmer: Okay, so they never get a pool, but he ''really'' wants the Kingmaker to add one.
* LikeASonToMe: To Mettaton and Yosuke, in particular.
* ReformedButNotTamed: Cherryblod may be a lot better than he used to be, but [[spoiler:he acknowledges that he found it fun to terrorize and kill people back when he was in the mob, and he admits that he could have killed to try and save his children, too. It's how he finds it in himself to forgive the Kingmakers: he may be good now, but he's still got that side that knows how they feel.]]
* ReformedButRejected: [[spoiler:Mouri and Misa judge him on his past crimes as a danger to everyone who can never atone, but he really is reformed (aside from his belief in [[PayEvilUntoEvil paying evil onto evil]]) and makes the survivor pool. Mouri, at least, changes his mind.]]

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* %%* LightHairedSwimmer: Okay, so they never get a pool, but he ''really'' wants the Kingmaker to add one.
* %%* LikeASonToMe: To Mettaton and Yosuke, in particular.
* ReformedButNotTamed: Cherryblod may be a lot better than he used to be, but [[spoiler:he he acknowledges that he found it fun to terrorize and kill people back when he was in the mob, and he admits that he could have killed to try and save his children, too. It's how he finds it in himself to forgive the Kingmakers: he may be good now, but he's still got that side that knows how they feel.]]
feel.
* ReformedButRejected: [[spoiler:Mouri Mouri and Misa judge him on his past crimes as a danger to everyone who can never atone, but he really is reformed (aside from his belief in [[PayEvilUntoEvil paying evil onto evil]]) and makes the survivor pool. Mouri, at least, changes his mind.]]



* TeamDad: Cherryblod seems to have decided to adopt half the cast. [[spoiler:To the point where he takes in both of the Kingmakers after the game ends.]]

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* TeamDad: Cherryblod seems to have decided to adopt half the cast. [[spoiler:To To the point where he takes in both of the Kingmakers after the game ends.]]



[[spoiler:Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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[[spoiler:Made Made it to the survivor pool.]]



* CelibateEccentricGenius: Colress starts out detached and shunning close relationships, even intentionally so for the sake of science. [[spoiler:He takes a long time to warm up to the idea that he's falling for Tarrlok anyway.]]

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* CelibateEccentricGenius: Colress starts out detached and shunning close relationships, even intentionally so for the sake of science. [[spoiler:He He takes a long time to warm up to the idea that he's falling for Tarrlok anyway.]]



* CoolPet: Most of the others see his team as these.

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* %%* CoolPet: Most of the others see his team as these.



* LackOfEmpathy: Doesn't understand why [[spoiler:Bruce would offer for the Kingmaker to kill him]].

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* LackOfEmpathy: Doesn't understand why [[spoiler:Bruce Bruce would offer for the Kingmaker to kill him]].him.



* WhatIsThisThingYouCallLove: Always rejected personal attachment in the name of [[ForScience studying how one could grow without it]], [[spoiler:but is baffled to discover that he's come to feel it anyway when Tarrlok dies.]]

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* WhatIsThisThingYouCallLove: Always rejected personal attachment in the name of [[ForScience studying how one could grow without it]], [[spoiler:but but is baffled to discover that he's come to feel it anyway when Tarrlok dies.]]
dies.



[[spoiler:The intended victim of Week 8 (Case 8). Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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[[spoiler:The The intended victim of Week 8 (Case 8). Made it to the survivor pool.]]



* DeadpanSnarker: Most of his jokes.
* EightiesHair: That mullet...
* IconicItem: The protective talisman [[spoiler:that's used to nearly kill him.]]

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* %%* DeadpanSnarker: Most of his jokes.
* %%* EightiesHair: That mullet...
* IconicItem: The protective talisman [[spoiler:that's that's used to nearly kill him.]]



* YouAreWhatYouHate: Subverted, as a number of characters suspect that Gabriel is secretly a werewolf; he's no such thing. [[spoiler:He actually was a werewolf temporarily, but at first he doesn't remember it and he's been cured by the time he enters the Vault.]]

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* YouAreWhatYouHate: Subverted, as a number of characters suspect that Gabriel is secretly a werewolf; he's no such thing. [[spoiler:He He actually was a werewolf temporarily, but at first he doesn't remember it and he's been cured by the time he enters the Vault.]]
Vault.



[[spoiler:The victim of Week 7 (Case 7).]]

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[[spoiler:The The victim of Week 7 (Case 7).]]



* YouAreWhatYouHate: [[spoiler:Or so it appears from his copy at his execution.]]

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* %%* YouAreWhatYouHate: [[spoiler:Or Or so it appears from his copy at his execution.]]
execution.



[[spoiler:The culprit of Week 1 (Case 1).]]

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[[spoiler:The The culprit of Week 1 (Case 1).]]



* HealingFactor: [[spoiler:Keeps his, which proves his guilt in the first trial.]]

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* %%* HealingFactor: [[spoiler:Keeps Keeps his, which proves his guilt in the first trial.]]



[[spoiler:Willingly killed by the Kingmaker during Week 5.]]

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[[spoiler:Willingly Willingly killed by the Kingmaker during Week 5.]]



* BodyHorror: Grows an extra head when he's depressed. [[spoiler:Apparently, that isn't the worst of it.]]

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* BodyHorror: Grows an extra head when he's depressed. [[spoiler:Apparently, Apparently, that isn't the worst of it.]]



* FunSize: [[spoiler:He changes into a smaller form after he dies and wakes up in deadland.]]

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* FunSize: [[spoiler:He He changes into a smaller form after he dies and wakes up in deadland.]]



[[spoiler:Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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[[spoiler:Made Made it to the survivor pool.]]



[[spoiler:One of the victims of Week 5 (Case 5).]]

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[[spoiler:One One of the victims of Week 5 (Case 5).]]



[[spoiler:The victim of Week 4 (Case 4).]]

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[[spoiler:The The victim of Week 4 (Case 4).]]



* GirlsLoveStuffedAnimals: The teddy bear, Guma-chan, [[spoiler:is her dead renewable regain and her symbol on the haunting letters]].
* RoseHairedSweetie: On everyone's good side all the time. [[spoiler:She was actually killed for showing kindness to Norman, since it set off his "Mother" side.]]

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* GirlsLoveStuffedAnimals: The teddy bear, Guma-chan, [[spoiler:is is her dead renewable regain and her symbol on the haunting letters]].
letters.
* RoseHairedSweetie: On everyone's good side all the time. [[spoiler:She She was actually killed for showing kindness to Norman, since it set off his "Mother" side.]]



* TooGoodForThisSinfulEarth: According to most everyone.

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* %%* TooGoodForThisSinfulEarth: According to most everyone.



!!!Bombastic[[spoiler:/Vainglorious]]

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!!!Bombastic[[spoiler:/Vainglorious]]!!!Bombastic/Vainglorious



[[spoiler:The culprit of Week 6 (Case 6)... and one of the Kingmakers.]]

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[[spoiler:The The culprit of Week 6 (Case 6)... and one of the Kingmakers.]]



* AgentPeacock: He's flamboyant and vain, loves attention, glitter, and sparkles, and spends the masquerade in a dress that compliments his legs and hot pink boots. He's also fully equipped with combat abilities. [[spoiler:And uses those boots' built-in CombatStilettos to kick someone's head in.]]
* BeAsUnhelpfulAsPossible: [[spoiler:When he's been accused one too many times, he derails a trial for hours to reiterate that he didn't do it and couldn't possibly have done it, shutting everyone down rather than cooperate. However, this lets the others know that, unlike with the other times, this time he actually ''is'' guilty.]]
* BecomingTheMask: He always backs away from attachment, warning people not to get close, and is frank about how he can and will cut people off for his own gain, [[spoiler:but by the time that he reveals just how far that goes, he has to admit that he's started to really like the people back whom he was "only acting" around]].

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* AgentPeacock: He's flamboyant and vain, loves attention, glitter, and sparkles, and spends the masquerade in a dress that compliments his legs and hot pink boots. He's also fully equipped with combat abilities. [[spoiler:And And uses those boots' built-in CombatStilettos to kick someone's head in.]]
in.
* BeAsUnhelpfulAsPossible: [[spoiler:When When he's been accused one too many times, he derails a trial for hours to reiterate that he didn't do it and couldn't possibly have done it, shutting everyone down rather than cooperate. However, this lets the others know that, unlike with the other times, this time he actually ''is'' guilty.]]
guilty.
* BecomingTheMask: He always backs away from attachment, warning people not to get close, and is frank about how he can and will cut people off for his own gain, [[spoiler:but but by the time that he reveals just how far that goes, he has to admit that he's started to really like the people back whom he was "only acting" around]].around.



* CombatStilettos: Mettaton's boots. [[spoiler:They're both his murder weapon and his dead renewable regain.]]
* HammyHerald: [[spoiler:When he's announcing himself and Ryuunosuke as they enter the final trial.]]
* InferioritySuperiorityComplex: Despite shoving his ego in everyone's faces, when Mettaton says things like "I hate (the Kingmaker) enough to make sure he dies," he's talking more about himself than about the Kingmaker. [[spoiler:Especially since he's sharing mastermind duty, so really, he was talking about himself either way.]]
* ISeeDeadPeople: Can see the souls of everyone in the Vault, including those of the dead. [[spoiler:Seeing that Alphys's soul had disappeared prompted him to make his murder plan with Ryuunosuke, win Archer's game, and then delete their fellow captives and start a new game for revenge on the world.]]

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* CombatStilettos: Mettaton's boots. [[spoiler:They're They're both his murder weapon and his dead renewable regain.]]
regain.
* HammyHerald: [[spoiler:When When he's announcing himself and Ryuunosuke as they enter the final trial.]]
trial.
* InferioritySuperiorityComplex: Despite shoving his ego in everyone's faces, when Mettaton says things like "I hate (the Kingmaker) enough to make sure he dies," he's talking more about himself than about the Kingmaker. [[spoiler:Especially Especially since he's sharing mastermind duty, so really, he was talking about himself either way.]]
way.
* ISeeDeadPeople: Can see the souls of everyone in the Vault, including those of the dead. [[spoiler:Seeing Seeing that Alphys's soul had disappeared prompted him to make his murder plan with Ryuunosuke, win Archer's game, and then delete their fellow captives and start a new game for revenge on the world.]]



[[spoiler:The victim of Week 3 (Case 3).]]

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[[spoiler:The The victim of Week 3 (Case 3).]]



[[spoiler:The culprit of Week 5 (Case 5).]]

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[[spoiler:The The culprit of Week 5 (Case 5).]]



* CreepyCoolCrosses: Her aesthetic, [[spoiler:to the point of it being her symbol at the ghost gatherings]].

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* CreepyCoolCrosses: Her aesthetic, [[spoiler:to to the point of it being her symbol at the ghost gatherings]].gatherings.



* HeWhoFightsMonsters: [[spoiler:Reluctantly crosses her own line, killing innocents, to try to escape, and realizes that she's become the type of criminal she used to kill.]]
* NotProven: A major part of Misa's backstory is that this happened to her family's killers. [[spoiler:She almost gets away with it herself -- that is, if trials in a murdercan worked that way.]]

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* HeWhoFightsMonsters: [[spoiler:Reluctantly Reluctantly crosses her own line, killing innocents, to try to escape, and realizes that she's become the type of criminal she used to kill.]]
kill.
* NotProven: A major part of Misa's backstory is that this happened to her family's killers. [[spoiler:She She almost gets away with it herself -- that is, if trials in a murdercan worked that way.]]



[[spoiler:The culprit of Week 4 (Case 4).]]

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[[spoiler:The The culprit of Week 4 (Case 4).]]



* FightingFromTheInside: [[spoiler:Norman starts doing this later on to try to deal with his SplitPersonality without anyone dying. Sigrun says she's proud of him.]]
* {{Hypocrite}}: Though it could just be him becoming more self-aware and then seeing it in others, he calls Cherryblod "insane" for wanting to defend and reason with his "fake family" [[spoiler:when Mettaton turns out to be a danger to the group.]]

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* FightingFromTheInside: [[spoiler:Norman Norman starts doing this later on to try to deal with his SplitPersonality without anyone dying. Sigrun says she's proud of him.]]
him.
* {{Hypocrite}}: Though it could just be him becoming more self-aware and then seeing it in others, he calls Cherryblod "insane" for wanting to defend and reason with his "fake family" [[spoiler:when when Mettaton turns out to be a danger to the group.]]



* PhraseCatcher: [[spoiler:"Fuck Norma Bates."]]
* SlutShaming: His profile lists "Dislikes: Whores." [[spoiler:When he's "Norma" in the end of the fourth trial, he does this to a number of characters, particularly Sigrun (for calling for a strip search) and Mettaton (for being Mettaton).]]
* VillainousIncest: [[spoiler:He was a victim of this, as revealed by his alternate personality, the mother in question.]]

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* PhraseCatcher: [[spoiler:"Fuck "Fuck Norma Bates."]]
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* SlutShaming: His profile lists "Dislikes: Whores." [[spoiler:When When he's "Norma" in the end of the fourth trial, he does this to a number of characters, particularly Sigrun (for calling for a strip search) and Mettaton (for being Mettaton).]]
Mettaton).
* VillainousIncest: [[spoiler:He He was a victim of this, as revealed by his alternate personality, the mother in question.]]
question.



[[spoiler:The victim of Week 2 (Case 2).]]

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[[spoiler:The The victim of Week 2 (Case 2).]]



* BizarreAlienBiology: Technically a projection from a pearl, which is her SoulJar. [[spoiler:Caren only knew how to kill her because her own pearl is ''her'' SoulJar.]]

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* BizarreAlienBiology: Technically a projection from a pearl, which is her SoulJar. [[spoiler:Caren Caren only knew how to kill her because her own pearl is ''her'' SoulJar.]]
SoulJar.



[[spoiler:Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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[[spoiler:Made Made it to the survivor pool.]]



* ThirdPersonPerson: Very occasionally, anyway.

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* %%* ThirdPersonPerson: Very occasionally, anyway.



[[spoiler:Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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[[spoiler:Made Made it to the survivor pool.]]



* BloodKnight: From the way she's reacted pretty much every time it's come to hurting someone, it's clear she's this.

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* %%* BloodKnight: From the way she's reacted pretty much every time it's come to hurting someone, it's clear she's this.



* CoolBigSis: Acts this way towards some of the younger captives.

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* %%* CoolBigSis: Acts this way towards some of the younger captives.



* FriendlyEnemy: Tries to get along with the Kingmaker, teasing him like anybody else. [[spoiler:This changes when, among other things, she sees how he played them with the moles.]]

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* FriendlyEnemy: Tries to get along with the Kingmaker, teasing him like anybody else. [[spoiler:This This changes when, among other things, she sees how he played them with the moles.]]



* InsaneTrollLogic: Suggests mass bloodletting in the very first trial to see if anyone has healing abilities. It works. ''Twice.'' In the third trial, while no blood is ''actually'' let, [[spoiler:the opportunity allows her to see the stitching in Yato's sleeve and reveal him as the culprit.]]
* TheLeader: The captives deem her to be theirs. [[spoiler:She lasts longer than Logan did in the position, but blames herself for the steady rate of death.]]

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* InsaneTrollLogic: Suggests mass bloodletting in the very first trial to see if anyone has healing abilities. It works. ''Twice.'' In the third trial, while no blood is ''actually'' let, [[spoiler:the the opportunity allows her to see the stitching in Yato's sleeve and reveal him as the culprit.]]
culprit.
* TheLeader: The captives deem her to be theirs. [[spoiler:She She lasts longer than Logan did in the position, but blames herself for the steady rate of death.]]



* StealthInsult: One of her favourite things to do.
* TortureFirstAskQuestionsLater: During the second trial, suggests [[spoiler:just smashing Caren's tail]] to extract a confession.

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* %%* StealthInsult: One of her favourite things to do.
* TortureFirstAskQuestionsLater: During the second trial, suggests [[spoiler:just just smashing Caren's tail]] tail to extract a confession.



* WomanInWhite: [[spoiler:Spends the final trial in a very nice white dress instead of her underarmour or jumpsuit, making something of a statement.]]

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* WomanInWhite: [[spoiler:Spends Spends the final trial in a very nice white dress instead of her underarmour or jumpsuit, making something of a statement.]]
statement.



[[spoiler:Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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[[spoiler:Made Made it to the survivor pool.]]



* AbhorrentAdmirer: Wheedles some whiskey out of the Kingmaker in return for no longer sending him disturbing love letters. [[spoiler:Or so he claimed.]]
* BackFromTheDead: [[spoiler:After getting his last memory regain, Stan considers himself to have essentially died back home.]]
* BadassGrandpa: The dead state early on that they'll be surprised if anyone manages to actually off Stan. [[spoiler:No one does.]]

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* AbhorrentAdmirer: Wheedles some whiskey out of the Kingmaker in return for no longer sending him disturbing love letters. [[spoiler:Or Or so he claimed.]]
claimed.
* BackFromTheDead: [[spoiler:After After getting his last memory regain, Stan considers himself to have essentially died back home.]]
home.
* BadassGrandpa: The dead state early on that they'll be surprised if anyone manages to actually off Stan. [[spoiler:No No one does.]]



* TheCaretaker: [[spoiler:Takes on a similar role towards Norman after the dead are revived, though he makes sure he gets appropriate psychiatric care rather than taking him in personally.]]
* {{Cloudcuckooland}}: Nearly everyone Stan describes Gravity Falls to thinks of it as this.

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* TheCaretaker: [[spoiler:Takes Takes on a similar role towards Norman after the dead are revived, though he makes sure he gets appropriate psychiatric care rather than taking him in personally.]]
*
personally.
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{{Cloudcuckooland}}: Nearly everyone Stan describes Gravity Falls to thinks of it as this.



* FaceDeathWithDignity: After [[spoiler:he remembers sacrificing himself in canon]], he becomes far more accepting of the possibility of death in the Vault, concluding that he's accomplished everything he wanted and no longer needs to return home.

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* FaceDeathWithDignity: After [[spoiler:he he remembers sacrificing himself in canon]], canon, he becomes far more accepting of the possibility of death in the Vault, concluding that he's accomplished everything he wanted and no longer needs to return home.



* ForgivenButNotForgotten: [[spoiler:Agrees to spare the Kingmakers for Sigrun and Cherryblod's sake, not theirs. He also refuses to associate with them again or allow them into his world.]]

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* ForgivenButNotForgotten: [[spoiler:Agrees Agrees to spare the Kingmakers for Sigrun and Cherryblod's sake, not theirs. He also refuses to associate with them again or allow them into his world.]]



* ScrewTheRulesImDoingWhatsRight: [[spoiler:One of three moles, he stopped doing his job partway through the game after growing attached to the other survivors.]]
* SeniorCreep: Acts like this to disturb the Kingmaker [[spoiler:and to give himself an alibi as to why he's getting mole rewards]], but he's really a perfectly normal old guy.
* YouAreNotAlone: Has a surprisingly frank conversation with Bruce to this effect after the reveal that [[spoiler:he once worked as a mole]], including sharing his own experiences with depression and suicidal thoughts.

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* ScrewTheRulesImDoingWhatsRight: [[spoiler:One One of three moles, he stopped doing his job partway through the game after growing attached to the other survivors.]]
survivors.
* SeniorCreep: Acts like this to disturb the Kingmaker [[spoiler:and and to give himself an alibi as to why he's getting mole rewards]], rewards, but he's really a perfectly normal old guy.
* YouAreNotAlone: Has a surprisingly frank conversation with Bruce to this effect after the reveal that [[spoiler:he he once worked as a mole]], mole, including sharing his own experiences with depression and suicidal thoughts.



[[spoiler:Punished by the Kingmaker during Week 4.]]

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[[spoiler:Punished Punished by the Kingmaker during Week 4.]]



* IconicItem: His goggles, of course. [[spoiler:They're the only thing left of him when he's dissolved into blood and exploded, just to prove it was him.]]

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* IconicItem: His goggles, of course. [[spoiler:They're They're the only thing left of him when he's dissolved into blood and exploded, just to prove it was him.]]



[[spoiler:One of the victims of Week 5 (Case 5).]]

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[[spoiler:One One of the victims of Week 5 (Case 5).]]



* KindheartedCatLover: Tarrlok is ashamed to admit this because he doesn't want to look too soft.

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* %%* KindheartedCatLover: Tarrlok is ashamed to admit this because he doesn't want to look too soft.



* SnarkKnight: Especially after he starts remembering how poorly his life went.
* TeamChef: For lack of anything else to do with his time.

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* %%* SnarkKnight: Especially after he starts remembering how poorly his life went.
* %%* TeamChef: For lack of anything else to do with his time.



[[spoiler:The culprit of Week 3 (Case 3).]]

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[[spoiler:The The culprit of Week 3 (Case 3).]]



* YouCantFightFate: [[spoiler:Ended up killing Mion because he believed that he couldn't do anything but follow the wish he was born for after all and kill the few for the sake of the many.]]

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* YouCantFightFate: [[spoiler:Ended Ended up killing Mion because he believed that he couldn't do anything but follow the wish he was born for after all and kill the few for the sake of the many.]]
many.



[[spoiler:Made it to the survivor pool.]]

to:

[[spoiler:Made Made it to the survivor pool.]]



* HeroicSafeMode: [[spoiler:Once he's blocked from killing his traitorous boyfriend painfully and deliberately like he'd wanted, he ends up falling into detached disinterest. Yosuke isn't able to react further to what happened until over a half hour later in Cherryblod's room, when he breaks down, wondering if he's really changed at all since Namatame. The effect lingers for the rest of the night.]]
* HormoneAddledTeenager: To his own flustered frustration.
* ImportantHaircut: [[spoiler:He cuts his own hair after Black's trial.]]
* MoralDissonance: [[spoiler:Comes off a little like this once he gets the memory of what he almost did to the suspected killer.]] Coming to terms with this is covered in his expanded social link in ''Persona 4: The Golden'', so it doesn't bother him much in the Vault.

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* HeroicSafeMode: [[spoiler:Once Once he's blocked from killing his traitorous boyfriend painfully and deliberately like he'd wanted, he ends up falling into detached disinterest. Yosuke isn't able to react further to what happened until over a half hour later in Cherryblod's room, when he breaks down, wondering if he's really changed at all since Namatame. The effect lingers for the rest of the night.]]
*
night.
%%*
HormoneAddledTeenager: To his own flustered frustration.
* ImportantHaircut: [[spoiler:He He cuts his own hair after Black's trial.]]
trial.
* MoralDissonance: [[spoiler:Comes Comes off a little like this once he gets the memory of what he almost did to the suspected killer.]] killer. Coming to terms with this is covered in his expanded social link in ''Persona 4: The Golden'', so it doesn't bother him much in the Vault.



* PayEvilUntoEvil: Remembers being tempted and falling into this frame of mind, but developed through it. [[spoiler:He relapses hard after Black's betrayal, then [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone shuts down]] when it hits him.]]
* RageBreakingPoint: [[spoiler:His reaction after Black is outed as the mole. He absolutely snaps at the betrayal, even knowing that Black couldn't bring himself to kill because of his bonds, and attempts to flat-out disembowel Black.]]
* TransparentCloset: Cherryblod says he's had him figured out since the first few weeks. [[spoiler:No longer so closeted after Week 8 and his kiss with Black.]]

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* PayEvilUntoEvil: Remembers being tempted and falling into this frame of mind, but developed through it. [[spoiler:He He relapses hard after Black's betrayal, then [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone shuts down]] when it hits him.]]
him.
* RageBreakingPoint: [[spoiler:His His reaction after Black is outed as the mole. He absolutely snaps at the betrayal, even knowing that Black couldn't bring himself to kill because of his bonds, and attempts to flat-out disembowel Black.]]
Black.
* TransparentCloset: Cherryblod says he's had him figured out since the first few weeks. [[spoiler:No No longer so closeted after Week 8 and his kiss with Black.]]



[[spoiler:The victim of Week 1 (Case 1).]]

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[[spoiler:The The victim of Week 1 (Case 1).]]



!![[spoiler:[[Literature/FateZero Ryuunosuke Uryuu]]]]
!!!Kingmaker[[spoiler:/Pretentious]]

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!![[spoiler:[[Literature/FateZero !![[Literature/FateZero Ryuunosuke Uryuu]]]]
!!!Kingmaker[[spoiler:/Pretentious]]
Uryuu]]
!!!Kingmaker/Pretentious



* MoralityChain: [[spoiler:Silver. Murdergames are what happen when you ''break'' that chain.]]

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* %%* MoralityChain: [[spoiler:Silver.Silver. Murdergames are what happen when you ''break'' that chain.]]



* ThatLiarLies: Gets this a lot.

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* %%* ThatLiarLies: Gets this a lot.



* AIIsACrapshoot: [[spoiler:Glory's actually an AI, not a ghost, and made of the memories of the gamerunners... and others, too, as evidenced by Ryuunosuke's confusion at the orange cat she remembers.]]

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* AIIsACrapshoot: [[spoiler:Glory's Glory's actually an AI, not a ghost, and made of the memories of the gamerunners... and others, too, as evidenced by Ryuunosuke's confusion at the orange cat she remembers.]]



* EmbarrassingNickname: Really hated their game title and won't say what it was. [[spoiler:This appears to be the "Ryuunosuke" part of her talking, since he hated being called "Pretentious."]]
* GenderNeutralWriting: Always referred to either with "they" pronouns or no pronouns at all. [[spoiler:Eventually, Glory decides that she is a "she" and starts using a female avatar.]]

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* EmbarrassingNickname: Really hated their game title and won't say what it was. [[spoiler:This This appears to be the "Ryuunosuke" part of her talking, since he hated being called "Pretentious."]]
"
* GenderNeutralWriting: Always referred to either with "they" pronouns or no pronouns at all. [[spoiler:Eventually, Eventually, Glory decides that she is a "she" and starts using a female avatar.]]



* OurGhostsAreDifferent: Even different from the ghosts of the current dead; instead of inhabiting the dead reflection of the Vault, Glory is completely unseen but can reach both the living and dead sides. [[spoiler:As it turns out, that's because she's not ''really'' a ghost -- but she ''is'' made of memories of a variety of people, some of whom are indeed dead.]]

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* OurGhostsAreDifferent: Even different from the ghosts of the current dead; instead of inhabiting the dead reflection of the Vault, Glory is completely unseen but can reach both the living and dead sides. [[spoiler:As As it turns out, that's because she's not ''really'' a ghost -- but she ''is'' made of memories of a variety of people, some of whom are indeed dead.]]



* TricksterMentor: [[spoiler:Glory is forbidden to help the Survivors win the game. Even so, she seems to have an interest in them, and so gives cryptic answers, usually with double meanings, that say more than they seem. For example, "(the Kingmaker's) title is really pretentious" sounds like just complaining and holding back information, but if she didn't write in all caps, they'd see that she meant "his title is really ('actually,' not 'very') Pretentious."]]

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* TricksterMentor: [[spoiler:Glory Glory is forbidden to help the Survivors win the game. Even so, she seems to have an interest in them, and so gives cryptic answers, usually with double meanings, that say more than they seem. For example, "(the Kingmaker's) title is really pretentious" sounds like just complaining and holding back information, but if she didn't write in all caps, they'd see that she meant "his title is really ('actually,' not 'very') Pretentious."]]"



* VirtualGhost: [[spoiler:She's a LivingMemory amalgamation of multiple people.]]

!![[spoiler:[[Anime/FullmetalAlchemist Frank Archer]]]]

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* VirtualGhost: [[spoiler:She's She's a LivingMemory amalgamation of multiple people.]]

!![[spoiler:[[Anime/FullmetalAlchemist
people.

!![[Anime/FullmetalAlchemist
Frank Archer]]]]Archer]]



* CynicismCatalyst: [[spoiler:Losing the only person he cared about in a murdergame.]]

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* CynicismCatalyst: [[spoiler:Losing Losing the only person he cared about in a murdergame.]]



* DespairEventHorizon: [[spoiler:After passing his, he [[PutThemAllOutOfMyMisery decided to share the suffering around.]]]]

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* DespairEventHorizon: [[spoiler:After After passing his, he [[PutThemAllOutOfMyMisery decided to share the suffering around.]]]]]]



* {{Hypocrite}}: In his second appearance, [[spoiler:he says that running a murdergame is ridiculous and asks who would ever want to do it]]. ''Much'' later, we learn that he did the exact same thing.

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* {{Hypocrite}}: In his second appearance, [[spoiler:he he says that running a murdergame is ridiculous and asks who would ever want to do it]].it. ''Much'' later, we learn that he did the exact same thing.



!!![[spoiler:The Mastermind... two games ago, that is]]

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!!![[spoiler:The !!!The Mastermind... two games ago, that is]]is



* JumpingOffTheSlipperySlope: [[spoiler:She was part of a group that started murdergames to punish criminals, but went overboard and started bringing in innocent people for fun and audience appeal.]]

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* JumpingOffTheSlipperySlope: [[spoiler:She She was part of a group that started murdergames to punish criminals, but went overboard and started bringing in innocent people for fun and audience appeal.]]


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* BadassNormal: His reliance on guns and hacking instead of magic might have put him at a disadvantage when deprived of them, but while everyone else is still dealing with their powers being dampened, he manages to get his guns and phone back and is able to fight with them, even posing a threat to the Kingmaker during his execution.
* BigBrotherInstinct: His younger sister's been [[RevengeByProxy hurt because of him]] before, and he's determined to save her when he remembers an enemy had her and during the "there's a second Vault" motive, which pushes him to kill.
%%* TheCracker: His occupation as a vigilante is based in this.

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* BadassNormal: His [[spoiler:His reliance on guns and hacking instead of magic might have put him at a disadvantage when deprived of them, but while everyone else is still dealing with their powers being dampened, he manages to get his guns and phone back and is able to fight with them, even posing a threat to the Kingmaker during his execution.
execution.]]
* BigBrotherInstinct: His younger sister's been [[RevengeByProxy hurt because of him]] before, and he's [[spoiler:he's determined to save her when he remembers an enemy had her and during the "there's a second Vault" motive, which pushes him to kill.
%%*
kill.]]
*
TheCracker: His occupation as a vigilante is based in this.



%%* ForgetsToEat: Work is important, okay?
* NotSoStoic: Spends his entire trial impassive until Bruce suggests that he might be working with the Kingmaker; Aiden is offended.

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%%* * ForgetsToEat: Work is important, okay?
* NotSoStoic: Spends [[spoiler:Spends his entire trial impassive until Bruce suggests that he might be working with the Kingmaker; Aiden is offended.]]



%%* VigilanteMan: His listed occupation.

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%%* * VigilanteMan: His listed occupation.



The victim of Week 6 (Case 6).

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The [[spoiler:The victim of Week 6 (Case 6).]]



%%* TeamMom: Even if she's one of the youngest.

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%%* * TeamMom: Even if she's one of the youngest.



The intended culprit of Week 8 (Case 8). Made it to the survivor pool.

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The [[spoiler:The intended culprit of Week 8 (Case 8). Made it to the survivor pool.]]



* BrokenAce: Black is one of the strongest Casters out there in his world, but feels forced into the position his parents died in. At home, he's lost the only person he cares about as the end result of something he did to try to ''save'' her. No wonder that, in his time in the Vault, he becomes TheMole and tries to betray everyone when he runs out of hope.

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* BrokenAce: Black is one of the strongest Casters out there in his world, but feels forced into the position his parents died in. At [[spoiler:At home, he's lost the only person he cares about as the end result of something he did to try to ''save'' her. No wonder that, in his time in the Vault, he becomes TheMole and tries to betray everyone when he runs out of hope.]]



* DealWithTheDevil: He's told a couple of people he made a deal similar to this with an entity that "isn't a ghost, but isn't strong enough to be God"... and that that he'd do it again if it meant keeping his sister safe. This is his main motivation for becoming [[TheMole one of the Kingmaker's moles]], since he wanted to find a way to save her from the destruction of their world.

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* DealWithTheDevil: He's told a couple of people he made a deal similar to this with an entity that "isn't a ghost, but isn't strong enough to be God"... and that that he'd do it again if it meant keeping his sister safe. This [[spoiler:This is his main motivation for becoming [[TheMole one of the Kingmaker's moles]], since he wanted to find a way to save her from the destruction of their world.]]



* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: Everyone knows him as "Black," but he's mentioned a few times that that (and his sister's name, White) are just nicknames. He's only specifically told Sigrun and Yosuke their real names, William and Mary.

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* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: Everyone knows him as "Black," but he's mentioned a few times that that (and his sister's name, White) are just nicknames. He's only specifically told Sigrun and Yosuke their real names, William [[spoiler:William and Mary.Mary]].



Made it to the survivor pool.

to:

Made [[spoiler:Made it to the survivor pool.]]



%%* BewareTheNiceOnes: Hence the title.

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%%* * BewareTheNiceOnes: Hence the title.



%%* MagicPants: One of his regains.

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%%* * MagicPants: One of his regains.



* RebelLeader: He wouldn't call himself one, preferring Sigrun in the role, but he's the one who organizes meetings and tries to keep things hopeful. In the end, he starts up a team to prevent more murdergames.
* TakeMeInstead: Offers this to the Kingmaker during the SadisticChoice motive. It isn't taken.

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* RebelLeader: He wouldn't call himself one, preferring Sigrun in the role, but he's the one who organizes meetings and tries to keep things hopeful. In [[spoiler:In the end, he starts up a team to prevent more murdergames.
murdergames.]]
* TakeMeInstead: Offers [[spoiler:Offers this to the Kingmaker during the SadisticChoice motive. It isn't taken.
taken.]]



The culprit of Week 2 (Case 2).

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The [[spoiler:The culprit of Week 2 (Case 2).]]



%%* AloofAlly: Her initial canon point is when she's this, and she acts like it towards the other Survivors, too.

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%%* * AloofAlly: Her initial canon point is when she's this, and she acts like it towards the other Survivors, too.



%%* BigEater: Even though she looks like a noodle.
* DressesTheSame: Caren's not exactly happy that Ryuunosuke shares her taste for animal prints and purple, though it's more of YourApprovalFillsMeWithShame for her fashion sense instead of her actions. Especially when he raids her closet.

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%%* * BigEater: Even though she looks like a noodle.
* DressesTheSame: Caren's not exactly happy that Ryuunosuke [[spoiler:Ryuunosuke shares her taste for animal prints and purple, though it's more of YourApprovalFillsMeWithShame for her fashion sense instead of her actions. Especially when he raids her closet.]]



* INeedAFreakingDrink: Since [[IDoNotDrinkWine she's biologically wired to treat carbonation as alcohol]], she does this with pop, even bringing a bottle of Ramune down into the courtroom to keep down her nerves in the trial she was guilty in.

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* INeedAFreakingDrink: Since [[IDoNotDrinkWine she's biologically wired to treat carbonation as alcohol]], she does this with pop, even bringing a bottle of Ramune down into the courtroom to keep down her nerves in [[spoiler:in the trial she was guilty in.]]



* TookALevelInKindness: Caren's memory regains and her experiences in deadland lead her to emerge in the end as more understanding and a lot more fun to be around.

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* TookALevelInKindness: Caren's [[spoiler:Caren's memory regains and her experiences in deadland lead her to emerge in the end as more understanding and a lot more fun to be around.]]



Made it to the survivor pool.

to:

Made [[spoiler:Made it to the survivor pool.]]



%%* TheConfidant: To Sigrun as her second-in-command.
* DadTheVeteran: He'll occasionally share stories of his role in the old war. This serves to let the other Survivors know just how bad it must be in his world when it turns out that his old enemies are back and spread across his home.
%%* DotingParent: To everyone he takes in.

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%%* * TheConfidant: To Sigrun as her second-in-command.
* DadTheVeteran: He'll occasionally share stories of his role in the old war. This serves to let the other Survivors know just [[spoiler:just how bad it must be in his world when it turns out that his old enemies are back and spread across his home.
%%*
home.]]
*
DotingParent: To everyone he takes in.



%%* LightHairedSwimmer: Okay, so they never get a pool, but he ''really'' wants the Kingmaker to add one.
%%* LikeASonToMe: To Mettaton and Yosuke, in particular.
* ReformedButNotTamed: Cherryblod may be a lot better than he used to be, but he acknowledges that he found it fun to terrorize and kill people back when he was in the mob, and he admits that he could have killed to try and save his children, too. It's how he finds it in himself to forgive the Kingmakers: he may be good now, but he's still got that side that knows how they feel.
* ReformedButRejected: Mouri and Misa judge him on his past crimes as a danger to everyone who can never atone, but he really is reformed (aside from his belief in [[PayEvilUntoEvil paying evil onto evil]]) and makes the survivor pool. Mouri, at least, changes his mind.

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%%* * LightHairedSwimmer: Okay, so they never get a pool, but he ''really'' wants the Kingmaker to add one.
%%* * LikeASonToMe: To Mettaton and Yosuke, in particular.
* ReformedButNotTamed: Cherryblod may be a lot better than he used to be, but he [[spoiler:he acknowledges that he found it fun to terrorize and kill people back when he was in the mob, and he admits that he could have killed to try and save his children, too. It's how he finds it in himself to forgive the Kingmakers: he may be good now, but he's still got that side that knows how they feel.
feel.]]
* ReformedButRejected: Mouri [[spoiler:Mouri and Misa judge him on his past crimes as a danger to everyone who can never atone, but he really is reformed (aside from his belief in [[PayEvilUntoEvil paying evil onto evil]]) and makes the survivor pool. Mouri, at least, changes his mind.]]



* TeamDad: Cherryblod seems to have decided to adopt half the cast. To the point where he takes in both of the Kingmakers after the game ends.

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* TeamDad: Cherryblod seems to have decided to adopt half the cast. To [[spoiler:To the point where he takes in both of the Kingmakers after the game ends.]]



Made it to the survivor pool.

to:

Made [[spoiler:Made it to the survivor pool.]]



* CelibateEccentricGenius: Colress starts out detached and shunning close relationships, even intentionally so for the sake of science. He takes a long time to warm up to the idea that he's falling for Tarrlok anyway.

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* CelibateEccentricGenius: Colress starts out detached and shunning close relationships, even intentionally so for the sake of science. He [[spoiler:He takes a long time to warm up to the idea that he's falling for Tarrlok anyway.]]



%%* CoolPet: Most of the others see his team as these.

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%%* * CoolPet: Most of the others see his team as these.



* LackOfEmpathy: Doesn't understand why Bruce would offer for the Kingmaker to kill him.

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* LackOfEmpathy: Doesn't understand why Bruce [[spoiler:Bruce would offer for the Kingmaker to kill him.him]].



* WhatIsThisThingYouCallLove: Always rejected personal attachment in the name of [[ForScience studying how one could grow without it]], but is baffled to discover that he's come to feel it anyway when Tarrlok dies.

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* WhatIsThisThingYouCallLove: Always rejected personal attachment in the name of [[ForScience studying how one could grow without it]], but [[spoiler:but is baffled to discover that he's come to feel it anyway when Tarrlok dies.
dies.]]



The intended victim of Week 8 (Case 8). Made it to the survivor pool.

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The [[spoiler:The intended victim of Week 8 (Case 8). Made it to the survivor pool.]]



%%* DeadpanSnarker: Most of his jokes.
%%* EightiesHair: That mullet...
* IconicItem: The protective talisman that's used to nearly kill him.

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%%* * DeadpanSnarker: Most of his jokes.
%%* * EightiesHair: That mullet...
* IconicItem: The protective talisman that's [[spoiler:that's used to nearly kill him.]]



* YouAreWhatYouHate: Subverted, as a number of characters suspect that Gabriel is secretly a werewolf; he's no such thing. He actually was a werewolf temporarily, but at first he doesn't remember it and he's been cured by the time he enters the Vault.

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* YouAreWhatYouHate: Subverted, as a number of characters suspect that Gabriel is secretly a werewolf; he's no such thing. He [[spoiler:He actually was a werewolf temporarily, but at first he doesn't remember it and he's been cured by the time he enters the Vault.
Vault.]]



The victim of Week 7 (Case 7).

to:

The [[spoiler:The victim of Week 7 (Case 7).]]



%%* YouAreWhatYouHate: Or so it appears from his copy at his execution.

to:

%%* * YouAreWhatYouHate: Or [[spoiler:Or so it appears from his copy at his execution.
execution.]]



The culprit of Week 1 (Case 1).

to:

The [[spoiler:The culprit of Week 1 (Case 1).]]



%%* HealingFactor: Keeps his, which proves his guilt in the first trial.

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%%* * HealingFactor: Keeps [[spoiler:Keeps his, which proves his guilt in the first trial.]]



Willingly killed by the Kingmaker during Week 5.

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Willingly [[spoiler:Willingly killed by the Kingmaker during Week 5.]]



* BodyHorror: Grows an extra head when he's depressed. Apparently, that isn't the worst of it.

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* BodyHorror: Grows an extra head when he's depressed. Apparently, [[spoiler:Apparently, that isn't the worst of it.]]



* FunSize: He changes into a smaller form after he dies and wakes up in deadland.

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* FunSize: He [[spoiler:He changes into a smaller form after he dies and wakes up in deadland.]]



Made it to the survivor pool.

to:

Made [[spoiler:Made it to the survivor pool.]]



One of the victims of Week 5 (Case 5).

to:

One [[spoiler:One of the victims of Week 5 (Case 5).]]



The victim of Week 4 (Case 4).

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The [[spoiler:The victim of Week 4 (Case 4).]]



* GirlsLoveStuffedAnimals: The teddy bear, Guma-chan, is her dead renewable regain and her symbol on the haunting letters.
* RoseHairedSweetie: On everyone's good side all the time. She was actually killed for showing kindness to Norman, since it set off his "Mother" side.

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* GirlsLoveStuffedAnimals: The teddy bear, Guma-chan, is [[spoiler:is her dead renewable regain and her symbol on the haunting letters.
letters]].
* RoseHairedSweetie: On everyone's good side all the time. She [[spoiler:She was actually killed for showing kindness to Norman, since it set off his "Mother" side.]]



%%* TooGoodForThisSinfulEarth: According to most everyone.

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%%* * TooGoodForThisSinfulEarth: According to most everyone.



!!!Bombastic/Vainglorious

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!!!Bombastic/Vainglorious!!!Bombastic[[spoiler:/Vainglorious]]



The culprit of Week 6 (Case 6)... and one of the Kingmakers.

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The [[spoiler:The culprit of Week 6 (Case 6)... and one of the Kingmakers.]]



* AgentPeacock: He's flamboyant and vain, loves attention, glitter, and sparkles, and spends the masquerade in a dress that compliments his legs and hot pink boots. He's also fully equipped with combat abilities. And uses those boots' built-in CombatStilettos to kick someone's head in.
* BeAsUnhelpfulAsPossible: When he's been accused one too many times, he derails a trial for hours to reiterate that he didn't do it and couldn't possibly have done it, shutting everyone down rather than cooperate. However, this lets the others know that, unlike with the other times, this time he actually ''is'' guilty.
* BecomingTheMask: He always backs away from attachment, warning people not to get close, and is frank about how he can and will cut people off for his own gain, but by the time that he reveals just how far that goes, he has to admit that he's started to really like the people back whom he was "only acting" around.

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* AgentPeacock: He's flamboyant and vain, loves attention, glitter, and sparkles, and spends the masquerade in a dress that compliments his legs and hot pink boots. He's also fully equipped with combat abilities. And [[spoiler:And uses those boots' built-in CombatStilettos to kick someone's head in.
in.]]
* BeAsUnhelpfulAsPossible: When [[spoiler:When he's been accused one too many times, he derails a trial for hours to reiterate that he didn't do it and couldn't possibly have done it, shutting everyone down rather than cooperate. However, this lets the others know that, unlike with the other times, this time he actually ''is'' guilty.
guilty.]]
* BecomingTheMask: He always backs away from attachment, warning people not to get close, and is frank about how he can and will cut people off for his own gain, but [[spoiler:but by the time that he reveals just how far that goes, he has to admit that he's started to really like the people back whom he was "only acting" around.around]].



* CombatStilettos: Mettaton's boots. They're both his murder weapon and his dead renewable regain.
* HammyHerald: When he's announcing himself and Ryuunosuke as they enter the final trial.
* InferioritySuperiorityComplex: Despite shoving his ego in everyone's faces, when Mettaton says things like "I hate (the Kingmaker) enough to make sure he dies," he's talking more about himself than about the Kingmaker. Especially since he's sharing mastermind duty, so really, he was talking about himself either way.
* ISeeDeadPeople: Can see the souls of everyone in the Vault, including those of the dead. Seeing that Alphys's soul had disappeared prompted him to make his murder plan with Ryuunosuke, win Archer's game, and then delete their fellow captives and start a new game for revenge on the world.

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* CombatStilettos: Mettaton's boots. They're [[spoiler:They're both his murder weapon and his dead renewable regain.
regain.]]
* HammyHerald: When [[spoiler:When he's announcing himself and Ryuunosuke as they enter the final trial.
trial.]]
* InferioritySuperiorityComplex: Despite shoving his ego in everyone's faces, when Mettaton says things like "I hate (the Kingmaker) enough to make sure he dies," he's talking more about himself than about the Kingmaker. Especially [[spoiler:Especially since he's sharing mastermind duty, so really, he was talking about himself either way.
way.]]
* ISeeDeadPeople: Can see the souls of everyone in the Vault, including those of the dead. Seeing [[spoiler:Seeing that Alphys's soul had disappeared prompted him to make his murder plan with Ryuunosuke, win Archer's game, and then delete their fellow captives and start a new game for revenge on the world.]]



The victim of Week 3 (Case 3).

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The [[spoiler:The victim of Week 3 (Case 3).]]



The culprit of Week 5 (Case 5).

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The [[spoiler:The culprit of Week 5 (Case 5).]]



* CreepyCoolCrosses: Her aesthetic, to the point of it being her symbol at the ghost gatherings.

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* CreepyCoolCrosses: Her aesthetic, to [[spoiler:to the point of it being her symbol at the ghost gatherings.gatherings]].



* HeWhoFightsMonsters: Reluctantly crosses her own line, killing innocents, to try to escape, and realizes that she's become the type of criminal she used to kill.
* NotProven: A major part of Misa's backstory is that this happened to her family's killers. She almost gets away with it herself -- that is, if trials in a murdercan worked that way.
%%* PerkyGoth: With her fashion sense, anyway.

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* HeWhoFightsMonsters: Reluctantly [[spoiler:Reluctantly crosses her own line, killing innocents, to try to escape, and realizes that she's become the type of criminal she used to kill.
kill.]]
* NotProven: A major part of Misa's backstory is that this happened to her family's killers. She [[spoiler:She almost gets away with it herself -- that is, if trials in a murdercan worked that way.
%%*
way.]]
*
PerkyGoth: With her fashion sense, anyway.A bouncy, giggly gothloli.



The culprit of Week 4 (Case 4).

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The [[spoiler:The culprit of Week 4 (Case 4).]]



* FightingFromTheInside: Norman starts doing this later on to try to deal with his SplitPersonality without anyone dying. Sigrun says she's proud of him.
* {{Hypocrite}}: Though it could just be him becoming more self-aware and then seeing it in others, he calls Cherryblod "insane" for wanting to defend and reason with his "fake family" when Mettaton turns out to be a danger to the group.

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* FightingFromTheInside: Norman [[spoiler:Norman starts doing this later on to try to deal with his SplitPersonality without anyone dying. Sigrun says she's proud of him.
him.]]
* {{Hypocrite}}: Though it could just be him becoming more self-aware and then seeing it in others, he calls Cherryblod "insane" for wanting to defend and reason with his "fake family" when [[spoiler:when Mettaton turns out to be a danger to the group.]]



* PhraseCatcher: "Fuck Norma Bates."
* SlutShaming: His profile lists "Dislikes: Whores." When he's "Norma" in the end of the fourth trial, he does this to a number of characters, particularly Sigrun (for calling for a strip search) and Mettaton (for being Mettaton).
* VillainousIncest: He was a victim of this, as revealed by his alternate personality, the mother in question.

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* PhraseCatcher: "Fuck [[spoiler:"Fuck Norma Bates."
"]]
* SlutShaming: His profile lists "Dislikes: Whores." When [[spoiler:When he's "Norma" in the end of the fourth trial, he does this to a number of characters, particularly Sigrun (for calling for a strip search) and Mettaton (for being Mettaton).
Mettaton).]]
* VillainousIncest: He [[spoiler:He was a victim of this, as revealed by his alternate personality, the mother in question.
question.]]



The victim of Week 2 (Case 2).

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The [[spoiler:The victim of Week 2 (Case 2).]]



* BizarreAlienBiology: Technically a projection from a pearl, which is her SoulJar. Caren only knew how to kill her because her own pearl is ''her'' SoulJar.

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* BizarreAlienBiology: Technically a projection from a pearl, which is her SoulJar. Caren [[spoiler:Caren only knew how to kill her because her own pearl is ''her'' SoulJar.
SoulJar.]]



Made it to the survivor pool.

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Made [[spoiler:Made it to the survivor pool.]]



%%* ThirdPersonPerson: Very occasionally, anyway.

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%%* * ThirdPersonPerson: Very occasionally, anyway.



Made it to the survivor pool.

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Made [[spoiler:Made it to the survivor pool.]]



%%* BloodKnight: From the way she's reacted pretty much every time it's come to hurting someone, it's clear she's this.

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%%* * BloodKnight: From the way she's reacted pretty much every time it's come to hurting someone, it's clear she's this.



%%* CoolBigSis: Acts this way towards some of the younger captives.

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%%* * CoolBigSis: Acts this way towards some of the younger captives.



* FriendlyEnemy: Tries to get along with the Kingmaker, teasing him like anybody else. This changes when, among other things, she sees how he played them with the moles.

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* FriendlyEnemy: Tries to get along with the Kingmaker, teasing him like anybody else. This [[spoiler:This changes when, among other things, she sees how he played them with the moles.]]



* InsaneTrollLogic: Suggests mass bloodletting in the very first trial to see if anyone has healing abilities. It works. ''Twice.'' In the third trial, while no blood is ''actually'' let, the opportunity allows her to see the stitching in Yato's sleeve and reveal him as the culprit.
* TheLeader: The captives deem her to be theirs. She lasts longer than Logan did in the position, but blames herself for the steady rate of death.

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* InsaneTrollLogic: Suggests mass bloodletting in the very first trial to see if anyone has healing abilities. It works. ''Twice.'' In the third trial, while no blood is ''actually'' let, the [[spoiler:the opportunity allows her to see the stitching in Yato's sleeve and reveal him as the culprit.
culprit.]]
* TheLeader: The captives deem her to be theirs. She [[spoiler:She lasts longer than Logan did in the position, but blames herself for the steady rate of death.]]



%%* StealthInsult: One of her favourite things to do.
* TortureFirstAskQuestionsLater: During the second trial, suggests just smashing Caren's tail to extract a confession.

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%%* * StealthInsult: One of her favourite things to do.
* TortureFirstAskQuestionsLater: During the second trial, suggests just [[spoiler:just smashing Caren's tail tail]] to extract a confession.



* WomanInWhite: Spends the final trial in a very nice white dress instead of her underarmour or jumpsuit, making something of a statement.

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* WomanInWhite: Spends [[spoiler:Spends the final trial in a very nice white dress instead of her underarmour or jumpsuit, making something of a statement.
statement.]]



Made it to the survivor pool.

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Made [[spoiler:Made it to the survivor pool.]]



* AbhorrentAdmirer: Wheedles some whiskey out of the Kingmaker in return for no longer sending him disturbing love letters. Or so he claimed.
* BackFromTheDead: After getting his last memory regain, Stan considers himself to have essentially died back home.
* BadassGrandpa: The dead state early on that they'll be surprised if anyone manages to actually off Stan. No one does.

to:

* AbhorrentAdmirer: Wheedles some whiskey out of the Kingmaker in return for no longer sending him disturbing love letters. Or [[spoiler:Or so he claimed.
claimed.]]
* BackFromTheDead: After [[spoiler:After getting his last memory regain, Stan considers himself to have essentially died back home.
home.]]
* BadassGrandpa: The dead state early on that they'll be surprised if anyone manages to actually off Stan. No [[spoiler:No one does.]]



* TheCaretaker: Takes on a similar role towards Norman after the dead are revived, though he makes sure he gets appropriate psychiatric care rather than taking him in personally.
%%* {{Cloudcuckooland}}: Nearly everyone Stan describes Gravity Falls to thinks of it as this.

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* TheCaretaker: Takes [[spoiler:Takes on a similar role towards Norman after the dead are revived, though he makes sure he gets appropriate psychiatric care rather than taking him in personally.
%%*
personally.]]
*
{{Cloudcuckooland}}: Nearly everyone Stan describes Gravity Falls to thinks of it as this.



* FaceDeathWithDignity: After he remembers sacrificing himself in canon, he becomes far more accepting of the possibility of death in the Vault, concluding that he's accomplished everything he wanted and no longer needs to return home.

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* FaceDeathWithDignity: After he [[spoiler:he remembers sacrificing himself in canon, canon]], he becomes far more accepting of the possibility of death in the Vault, concluding that he's accomplished everything he wanted and no longer needs to return home.



* ForgivenButNotForgotten: Agrees to spare the Kingmakers for Sigrun and Cherryblod's sake, not theirs. He also refuses to associate with them again or allow them into his world.

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* ForgivenButNotForgotten: Agrees [[spoiler:Agrees to spare the Kingmakers for Sigrun and Cherryblod's sake, not theirs. He also refuses to associate with them again or allow them into his world.]]



* ScrewTheRulesImDoingWhatsRight: One of three moles, he stopped doing his job partway through the game after growing attached to the other survivors.
* SeniorCreep: Acts like this to disturb the Kingmaker and to give himself an alibi as to why he's getting mole rewards, but he's really a perfectly normal old guy.
* YouAreNotAlone: Has a surprisingly frank conversation with Bruce to this effect after the reveal that he once worked as a mole, including sharing his own experiences with depression and suicidal thoughts.

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* ScrewTheRulesImDoingWhatsRight: One [[spoiler:One of three moles, he stopped doing his job partway through the game after growing attached to the other survivors.
survivors.]]
* SeniorCreep: Acts like this to disturb the Kingmaker and [[spoiler:and to give himself an alibi as to why he's getting mole rewards, rewards]], but he's really a perfectly normal old guy.
* YouAreNotAlone: Has a surprisingly frank conversation with Bruce to this effect after the reveal that he [[spoiler:he once worked as a mole, mole]], including sharing his own experiences with depression and suicidal thoughts.



Punished by the Kingmaker during Week 4.

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Punished [[spoiler:Punished by the Kingmaker during Week 4.]]



* IconicItem: His goggles, of course. They're the only thing left of him when he's dissolved into blood and exploded, just to prove it was him.

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* IconicItem: His goggles, of course. They're [[spoiler:They're the only thing left of him when he's dissolved into blood and exploded, just to prove it was him.]]



One of the victims of Week 5 (Case 5).

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One [[spoiler:One of the victims of Week 5 (Case 5).]]



%%* KindheartedCatLover: Tarrlok is ashamed to admit this because he doesn't want to look too soft.

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%%* * KindheartedCatLover: Tarrlok is ashamed to admit this because he doesn't want to look too soft.



%%* SnarkKnight: Especially after he starts remembering how poorly his life went.
%%* TeamChef: For lack of anything else to do with his time.

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%%* * SnarkKnight: Especially after he starts remembering how poorly his life went.
%%* * TeamChef: For lack of anything else to do with his time.



The culprit of Week 3 (Case 3).

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The [[spoiler:The culprit of Week 3 (Case 3).]]



* YouCantFightFate: Ended up killing Mion because he believed that he couldn't do anything but follow the wish he was born for after all and kill the few for the sake of the many.

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* YouCantFightFate: Ended [[spoiler:Ended up killing Mion because he believed that he couldn't do anything but follow the wish he was born for after all and kill the few for the sake of the many.
many.]]



Made it to the survivor pool.

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Made [[spoiler:Made it to the survivor pool.]]



* HeroicSafeMode: Once he's blocked from killing his traitorous boyfriend painfully and deliberately like he'd wanted, he ends up falling into detached disinterest. Yosuke isn't able to react further to what happened until over a half hour later in Cherryblod's room, when he breaks down, wondering if he's really changed at all since Namatame. The effect lingers for the rest of the night.
%%* HormoneAddledTeenager: To his own flustered frustration.
* ImportantHaircut: He cuts his own hair after Black's trial.
* MoralDissonance: Comes off a little like this once he gets the memory of what he almost did to the suspected killer. Coming to terms with this is covered in his expanded social link in ''Persona 4: The Golden'', so it doesn't bother him much in the Vault.

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* HeroicSafeMode: Once [[spoiler:Once he's blocked from killing his traitorous boyfriend painfully and deliberately like he'd wanted, he ends up falling into detached disinterest. Yosuke isn't able to react further to what happened until over a half hour later in Cherryblod's room, when he breaks down, wondering if he's really changed at all since Namatame. The effect lingers for the rest of the night.
%%*
night.]]
*
HormoneAddledTeenager: To his own flustered frustration.
* ImportantHaircut: He [[spoiler:He cuts his own hair after Black's trial.
trial.]]
* MoralDissonance: Comes [[spoiler:Comes off a little like this once he gets the memory of what he almost did to the suspected killer. killer.]] Coming to terms with this is covered in his expanded social link in ''Persona 4: The Golden'', so it doesn't bother him much in the Vault.



* PayEvilUntoEvil: Remembers being tempted and falling into this frame of mind, but developed through it. He relapses hard after Black's betrayal, then [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone shuts down]] when it hits him.
* RageBreakingPoint: His reaction after Black is outed as the mole. He absolutely snaps at the betrayal, even knowing that Black couldn't bring himself to kill because of his bonds, and attempts to flat-out disembowel Black.
* TransparentCloset: Cherryblod says he's had him figured out since the first few weeks. No longer so closeted after Week 8 and his kiss with Black.

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* PayEvilUntoEvil: Remembers being tempted and falling into this frame of mind, but developed through it. He [[spoiler:He relapses hard after Black's betrayal, then [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone shuts down]] when it hits him.
him.]]
* RageBreakingPoint: His [[spoiler:His reaction after Black is outed as the mole. He absolutely snaps at the betrayal, even knowing that Black couldn't bring himself to kill because of his bonds, and attempts to flat-out disembowel Black.
Black.]]
* TransparentCloset: Cherryblod says he's had him figured out since the first few weeks. No [[spoiler:No longer so closeted after Week 8 and his kiss with Black.]]



The victim of Week 1 (Case 1).

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The [[spoiler:The victim of Week 1 (Case 1).]]



!![[Literature/FateZero Ryuunosuke Uryuu]]
!!!Kingmaker/Pretentious

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!![[Literature/FateZero !![[spoiler:[[Literature/FateZero Ryuunosuke Uryuu]]
!!!Kingmaker/Pretentious
Uryuu]]]]
!!!Kingmaker[[spoiler:/Pretentious]]



%%* MoralityChain: Silver. Murdergames are what happen when you ''break'' that chain.

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%%* * MoralityChain: Silver.[[spoiler:Silver. Murdergames are what happen when you ''break'' that chain.]]



%%* ThatLiarLies: Gets this a lot.

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%%* * ThatLiarLies: Gets this a lot.



* AIIsACrapshoot: Glory's actually an AI, not a ghost, and made of the memories of the gamerunners... and others, too, as evidenced by Ryuunosuke's confusion at the orange cat she remembers.

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* AIIsACrapshoot: Glory's [[spoiler:Glory's actually an AI, not a ghost, and made of the memories of the gamerunners... and others, too, as evidenced by Ryuunosuke's confusion at the orange cat she remembers.]]



* EmbarrassingNickname: Really hated their game title and won't say what it was. This appears to be the "Ryuunosuke" part of her talking, since he hated being called "Pretentious."
* GenderNeutralWriting: Always referred to either with "they" pronouns or no pronouns at all. Eventually, Glory decides that she is a "she" and starts using a female avatar.

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* EmbarrassingNickname: Really hated their game title and won't say what it was. This [[spoiler:This appears to be the "Ryuunosuke" part of her talking, since he hated being called "Pretentious."
"]]
* GenderNeutralWriting: Always referred to either with "they" pronouns or no pronouns at all. Eventually, [[spoiler:Eventually, Glory decides that she is a "she" and starts using a female avatar.]]



* OurGhostsAreDifferent: Even different from the ghosts of the current dead; instead of inhabiting the dead reflection of the Vault, Glory is completely unseen but can reach both the living and dead sides. As it turns out, that's because she's not ''really'' a ghost -- but she ''is'' made of memories of a variety of people, some of whom are indeed dead.

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* OurGhostsAreDifferent: Even different from the ghosts of the current dead; instead of inhabiting the dead reflection of the Vault, Glory is completely unseen but can reach both the living and dead sides. As [[spoiler:As it turns out, that's because she's not ''really'' a ghost -- but she ''is'' made of memories of a variety of people, some of whom are indeed dead.]]



* TricksterMentor: Glory is forbidden to help the Survivors win the game. Even so, she seems to have an interest in them, and so gives cryptic answers, usually with double meanings, that say more than they seem. For example, "(the Kingmaker's) title is really pretentious" sounds like just complaining and holding back information, but if she didn't write in all caps, they'd see that she meant "his title is really ('actually,' not 'very') Pretentious."

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* TricksterMentor: Glory [[spoiler:Glory is forbidden to help the Survivors win the game. Even so, she seems to have an interest in them, and so gives cryptic answers, usually with double meanings, that say more than they seem. For example, "(the Kingmaker's) title is really pretentious" sounds like just complaining and holding back information, but if she didn't write in all caps, they'd see that she meant "his title is really ('actually,' not 'very') Pretentious.""]]



* VirtualGhost: She's a LivingMemory amalgamation of multiple people.

!![[Anime/FullmetalAlchemist Frank Archer]]

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* VirtualGhost: She's [[spoiler:She's a LivingMemory amalgamation of multiple people.

!![[Anime/FullmetalAlchemist
people.]]

!![[spoiler:[[Anime/FullmetalAlchemist
Frank Archer]]Archer]]]]



* CynicismCatalyst: Losing the only person he cared about in a murdergame.

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* CynicismCatalyst: Losing [[spoiler:Losing the only person he cared about in a murdergame.]]



* DespairEventHorizon: After passing his, he [[PutThemAllOutOfMyMisery decided to share the suffering around.]]

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* DespairEventHorizon: After [[spoiler:After passing his, he [[PutThemAllOutOfMyMisery decided to share the suffering around.]]]]]]



* {{Hypocrite}}: In his second appearance, he says that running a murdergame is ridiculous and asks who would ever want to do it. ''Much'' later, we learn that he did the exact same thing.

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* {{Hypocrite}}: In his second appearance, he [[spoiler:he says that running a murdergame is ridiculous and asks who would ever want to do it.it]]. ''Much'' later, we learn that he did the exact same thing.



!!!The Mastermind... two games ago, that is

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!!!The !!![[spoiler:The Mastermind... two games ago, that isis]]



* JumpingOffTheSlipperySlope: She was part of a group that started murdergames to punish criminals, but went overboard and started bringing in innocent people for fun.

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* JumpingOffTheSlipperySlope: She [[spoiler:She was part of a group that started murdergames to punish criminals, but went overboard and started bringing in innocent people for fun.fun and audience appeal.]]


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Characters from the second round of ''Roleplay/{{Trustfell}}''.

'''Warning: all spoilers are unmarked.'''
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-->"This is all one big game, isn't it?"

[[spoiler: The culprit of Week 7 (Case 7).]]

[[quoteleft:150:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/g8ir3un.png]]

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-->"This is all one big game, isn't it?"

[[spoiler: The culprit of Week 7 (Case 7).]]

[[quoteleft:150:https://static.
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->"This is all one big game, isn't it?"

The culprit of Week 7 (Case 7).
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* BadassNormal: [[spoiler:His reliance on guns and hacking instead of magic might have put him at a disadvantage when deprived of them, but while everyone else is still dealing with their powers being dampened, he manages to get his guns and phone back and is able to fight with them, even posing a threat to the Kingmaker during his execution.]]
* BigBrotherInstinct: His younger sister's been [[RevengeByProxy hurt because of him]] before, and he's determined to save her when he remembers an enemy had her [[spoiler:and during the "there's a second Vault" motive, which pushes him to kill]].
* TheCracker: His occupation as a vigilante is based in this.

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* BadassNormal: [[spoiler:His His reliance on guns and hacking instead of magic might have put him at a disadvantage when deprived of them, but while everyone else is still dealing with their powers being dampened, he manages to get his guns and phone back and is able to fight with them, even posing a threat to the Kingmaker during his execution.]]
execution.
* BigBrotherInstinct: His younger sister's been [[RevengeByProxy hurt because of him]] before, and he's determined to save her when he remembers an enemy had her [[spoiler:and and during the "there's a second Vault" motive, which pushes him to kill]].
*
kill.
%%*
TheCracker: His occupation as a vigilante is based in this.



* ForgetsToEat: Work is important, okay?
* NotSoStoic: [[spoiler:Spends his entire trial impassive until Bruce suggests that he might be working with the Kingmaker; Aiden is offended.]]

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* %%* ForgetsToEat: Work is important, okay?
* NotSoStoic: [[spoiler:Spends Spends his entire trial impassive until Bruce suggests that he might be working with the Kingmaker; Aiden is offended.]]



* VigilanteMan: His listed occupation.

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* %%* VigilanteMan: His listed occupation.



-->"We were happy. Very, very happy. It feels like so long ago."

[[spoiler: The victim of Week 6 (Case 6).]]

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-->"We [[quoteright:150:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/g6a5sab.png]]
->"We
were happy. Very, very happy. It feels like so long ago."

[[spoiler: The victim of Week 6 (Case 6).]]

[[quoteleft:150:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/g6a5sab.png]]
6).
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* TeamMom: Even if she's one of the youngest.

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* %%* TeamMom: Even if she's one of the youngest.



-->"Humanity doesn't have the best track record when it comes to what it finds entertaining."

[[spoiler: The intended culprit of Week 8 (Case 8). Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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* BrokenAce: Black is one of the strongest Casters out there in his world, but feels forced into the position his parents died in. At home, [[spoiler:he's lost the only person he cares about as the end result of something he did to try to ''save'' her]]. No wonder that, in his time in the Vault, he [[spoiler:becomes TheMole and tries to betray everyone when he runs out of hope]].
* CovertPervert: There's some SuspiciouslySpecificDenial in the narration when he's totally not looking for a pair of Mion's panties in her room. Although it's used as a joke at ''Yousuke's'' expense, it makes you wonder.

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-->"Humanity doesn't have the best track record when it comes to what it finds entertaining."

[[spoiler: The intended culprit of Week 8 (Case 8). Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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->"Humanity doesn't have the best track record when it comes to what it finds entertaining."

The intended culprit of Week 8 (Case 8). Made it to the survivor pool.
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* BrokenAce: Black is one of the strongest Casters out there in his world, but feels forced into the position his parents died in. At home, [[spoiler:he's he's lost the only person he cares about as the end result of something he did to try to ''save'' her]]. her. No wonder that, in his time in the Vault, he [[spoiler:becomes becomes TheMole and tries to betray everyone when he runs out of hope]].
hope.
* CovertPervert: There's some SuspiciouslySpecificDenial in the narration when he's totally not looking for a pair of Mion's panties in her room. Although it's used as a joke at ''Yousuke's'' ''Yosuke's'' expense, it makes you wonder.



* DealWithTheDevil: [[spoiler:He's told a couple of people he made a deal similar to this with an entity that "isn't a ghost, but isn't strong enough to be God"... and that that he'd do it again if it meant keeping his sister safe. This is his main motivation for becoming [[TheMole one of the Kingmaker's moles]], since he wanted to find a way to save her from the destruction of their world.]]

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* DealWithTheDevil: [[spoiler:He's He's told a couple of people he made a deal similar to this with an entity that "isn't a ghost, but isn't strong enough to be God"... and that that he'd do it again if it meant keeping his sister safe. This is his main motivation for becoming [[TheMole one of the Kingmaker's moles]], since he wanted to find a way to save her from the destruction of their world.]]



* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: Everyone knows him as "Black," but he's mentioned a few times that that (and his sister's name, White) are just nicknames. He's only specifically told Sigrun and Yosuke their real names, [[spoiler:William and Mary]].

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* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: Everyone knows him as "Black," but he's mentioned a few times that that (and his sister's name, White) are just nicknames. He's only specifically told Sigrun and Yosuke their real names, [[spoiler:William William and Mary]].Mary.



-->"We all have things we regret or mistakes we don't like to talk about."

[[spoiler: Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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* BewareTheNiceOnes: Hence the title.

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-->"We all have things we regret or mistakes we don't like to talk about."

[[spoiler: Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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*
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->"We all have things we regret or mistakes we don't like to talk about."

Made it to the survivor pool.
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%%*
BewareTheNiceOnes: Hence the title.



* MagicPants: One of his regains.

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* %%* MagicPants: One of his regains.



* NotSoAboveItAll: Draws a vulgar meme for the Kingmaker-Making Contest. Everyone blames Yousuke and is shocked to find out that it's Bruce.

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* NotSoAboveItAll: Draws a vulgar meme for the Kingmaker-Making Contest. Everyone blames Yousuke Yosuke and is shocked to find out that it's Bruce.



* RebelLeader: He wouldn't call himself one, preferring Sigrun in the role, but he's the one who organizes meetings and tries to keep things hopeful. [[spoiler:In the end, he starts up a team to prevent more murdergames.]]
* TakeMeInstead: [[spoiler:Offers this to the Kingmaker during the SadisticChoice motive. It isn't taken.]]

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* RebelLeader: He wouldn't call himself one, preferring Sigrun in the role, but he's the one who organizes meetings and tries to keep things hopeful. [[spoiler:In In the end, he starts up a team to prevent more murdergames.]]
murdergames.
* TakeMeInstead: [[spoiler:Offers Offers this to the Kingmaker during the SadisticChoice motive. It isn't taken.]]
taken.



-->"What kind of justice means directing people's lives the way you want it?"

[[spoiler: The culprit of Week 2 (Case 2).]]

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* AloofAlly: Her initial canon point is when she's this, and she acts like it towards the other Survivors, too.

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-->"What kind of justice means directing people's lives the way you want it?"

[[spoiler: The culprit of Week 2 (Case 2).]]

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*
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->"What kind of justice means directing people's lives the way you want it?"

The culprit of Week 2 (Case 2).
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%%*
AloofAlly: Her initial canon point is when she's this, and she acts like it towards the other Survivors, too.



* BigEater: Even though she looks like a noodle.
* DressesTheSame: [[spoiler:Caren's not exactly happy that Ryuunosuke shares her taste for animal prints and purple, though it's more of YourApprovalFillsMeWithShame for her fashion sense instead of her actions. Especially when he raids her closet.]]

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* %%* BigEater: Even though she looks like a noodle.
* DressesTheSame: [[spoiler:Caren's Caren's not exactly happy that Ryuunosuke shares her taste for animal prints and purple, though it's more of YourApprovalFillsMeWithShame for her fashion sense instead of her actions. Especially when he raids her closet.]]



* INeedAFreakingDrink: Since [[IDoNotDrinkWine she's biologically wired to treat carbonation as alcohol]], she does this with pop, even bringing a bottle of Ramune down into the courtroom [[spoiler:to keep down her nerves in the trial she was guilty in]].

to:

* INeedAFreakingDrink: Since [[IDoNotDrinkWine she's biologically wired to treat carbonation as alcohol]], she does this with pop, even bringing a bottle of Ramune down into the courtroom [[spoiler:to to keep down her nerves in the trial she was guilty in]].in.



* PoliticallyActivePrincess: Caren worries about her people and [[spoiler:regrets having failed to save them]]. Zagi judges her for asking why he doesn't care about the politics of his own world and what's going to happen to the people there, telling her to mind her own business.

to:

* PoliticallyActivePrincess: Caren worries about her people and [[spoiler:regrets regrets having failed to save them]].them. Zagi judges her for asking why he doesn't care about the politics of his own world and what's going to happen to the people there, telling her to mind her own business.



* TookALevelInKindness: [[spoiler:Caren's memory regains and her experiences in deadland lead her to emerge in the end as more understanding and a lot more fun to be around.]]

to:

* TookALevelInKindness: [[spoiler:Caren's Caren's memory regains and her experiences in deadland lead her to emerge in the end as more understanding and a lot more fun to be around.]]



-->"Any time you want, I'm here for you."

[[spoiler: Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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to:

-->"Any time you want, I'm here for you."

[[spoiler: Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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->"Any time you want, I'm here for you."

Made it to the survivor pool.
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* TheConfidant: To Sigrun as her second-in-command.
* DadTheVeteran: He'll occasionally share stories of his role in the old war. [[spoiler:This serves to let the other Survivors know just how bad it must be in his world when it turns out that his old enemies are back and spread across his home.]]
* DotingParent: To everyone he takes in.

to:

* %%* TheConfidant: To Sigrun as her second-in-command.
* DadTheVeteran: He'll occasionally share stories of his role in the old war. [[spoiler:This This serves to let the other Survivors know just how bad it must be in his world when it turns out that his old enemies are back and spread across his home.]]
*
home.
%%*
DotingParent: To everyone he takes in.



* LightHairedSwimmer: Okay, so they never get a pool, but he ''really'' wants the Kingmaker to add one.
* LikeASonToMe: To Mettaton and Yosuke, in particular.
* ReformedButNotTamed: Cherryblod may be a lot better than he used to be, but he acknowledges that he found it fun to terrorize and kill people back when he was in the mob, [[spoiler:and he admits that he could have killed to try and save his children, too. It's how he finds it in himself to forgive the Kingmakers: he may be good now, but he's still got that side that knows how they feel]].
* ReformedButRejected: Mouri and Misa judge him on his past crimes as a danger to everyone who can never atone, but he really is reformed [[spoiler:(aside from his belief in [[PayEvilUntoEvil paying evil onto evil]]) and makes the survivor pool. Mouri, at least, changes his mind.]]

to:

* %%* LightHairedSwimmer: Okay, so they never get a pool, but he ''really'' wants the Kingmaker to add one.
* %%* LikeASonToMe: To Mettaton and Yosuke, in particular.
* ReformedButNotTamed: Cherryblod may be a lot better than he used to be, but he acknowledges that he found it fun to terrorize and kill people back when he was in the mob, [[spoiler:and and he admits that he could have killed to try and save his children, too. It's how he finds it in himself to forgive the Kingmakers: he may be good now, but he's still got that side that knows how they feel]].
feel.
* ReformedButRejected: Mouri and Misa judge him on his past crimes as a danger to everyone who can never atone, but he really is reformed [[spoiler:(aside (aside from his belief in [[PayEvilUntoEvil paying evil onto evil]]) and makes the survivor pool. Mouri, at least, changes his mind.]]



* TeamDad: Cherryblod seems to have decided to adopt half the cast. [[spoiler:To the point where he takes in both of the Kingmakers after the game ends.]]

to:

* TeamDad: Cherryblod seems to have decided to adopt half the cast. [[spoiler:To To the point where he takes in both of the Kingmakers after the game ends.]]



-->"It takes a certain sort of person to disregard whether their actions are right or wrong in order to fulfill their goal."

[[spoiler: Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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to:

-->"It takes a certain sort of person to disregard whether their actions are right or wrong in order to fulfill their goal."

[[spoiler: Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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->"It takes a certain sort of person to disregard whether their actions are right or wrong in order to fulfill their goal."

Made it to the survivor pool.
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* CoolPet: Most of the others see his team as these.

to:

* %%* CoolPet: Most of the others see his team as these.



* LackOfEmpathy: Doesn't understand why [[spoiler:Bruce would offer for the Kingmaker to kill him.]]

to:

* LackOfEmpathy: Doesn't understand why [[spoiler:Bruce Bruce would offer for the Kingmaker to kill him.]]



* WhatIsThisThingYouCallLove: Always rejected personal attachment in the name of [[ForScience studying how one could grow without it]], but is baffled to discover that he's come to feel it anyway [[spoiler:when Tarrlok dies]].

to:

* WhatIsThisThingYouCallLove: Always rejected personal attachment in the name of [[ForScience studying how one could grow without it]], but is baffled to discover that he's come to feel it anyway [[spoiler:when when Tarrlok dies]].
dies.



-->"I'm not a hateful person. I can't be."

[[spoiler: The intended victim of Week 8 (Case 8). Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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* DeadpanSnarker: Most of his jokes.
* EightiesHair: That mullet...
* IconicItem: The protective talisman [[spoiler:that's used to nearly kill him]].

to:

-->"I'm not a hateful person. I can't be."

[[spoiler: The intended victim of Week 8 (Case 8). Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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->"I'm not a hateful person. I can't be."

The intended victim of Week 8 (Case 8). Made it to the survivor pool.
----
%%*
DeadpanSnarker: Most of his jokes.
* %%* EightiesHair: That mullet...
* IconicItem: The protective talisman [[spoiler:that's that's used to nearly kill him]].him.



* YouAreWhatYouHate: Subverted, as a number of characters suspect that Gabriel is secretly a werewolf; he's no such thing.
** He actually was a werewolf temporarily, but at first he doesn't remember it and he's been cured by the time he enters the Vault.

to:

* YouAreWhatYouHate: Subverted, as a number of characters suspect that Gabriel is secretly a werewolf; he's no such thing.
**
thing. He actually was a werewolf temporarily, but at first he doesn't remember it and he's been cured by the time he enters the Vault.



-->"I'm pretty good at fighting. Thinking and stuff isn't really my thing."

[[spoiler: The victim of Week 7 (Case 7).]]

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-->"I'm [[quoteright:150:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/9ytblnh.png]]
->"I'm
pretty good at fighting. Thinking and stuff isn't really my thing."

[[spoiler: The victim of Week 7 (Case 7).]]

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7).
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* YouAreWhatYouHate: Or so it appears [[spoiler:from his copy at his execution]].

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* %%* YouAreWhatYouHate: Or so it appears [[spoiler:from from his copy at his execution]].
execution.



-->"Sometimes the most you can do is care about one important thing to you."

[[spoiler: The culprit of Week 1 (Case 1).]]

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to:

-->"Sometimes the most you can do is care about one important thing to you."

[[spoiler: The culprit of Week 1 (Case 1).]]

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->"Sometimes the most you can do is care about one important thing to you."

The culprit of Week 1 (Case 1).
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* HealingFactor: Keeps his, [[spoiler:which proves his guilt in the first trial]].

to:

* %%* HealingFactor: Keeps his, [[spoiler:which which proves his guilt in the first trial]].trial.



-->"The King wonders, what is with the attachment to living?"

[[spoiler: Willingly killed by the Kingmaker during Week 5.]]

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-->"The King wonders, what is with the attachment to living?"

[[spoiler: Willingly killed by the Kingmaker during Week 5.]]

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->"The King wonders, what is with the attachment to living?"

Willingly killed by the Kingmaker during Week 5.
----



* FunSize: He changes into a smaller form after [[spoiler:he dies and wakes up in deadland]].

to:

* FunSize: He changes into a smaller form after [[spoiler:he he dies and wakes up in deadland]].deadland.



-->"Hey, not everything is lost."

[[spoiler: Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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-->"Hey, not everything is lost."

[[spoiler: Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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->"Hey, not everything is lost."

Made it to the survivor pool.
----



* TheObiWannabe: Once he starts getting over his dislike of {{Kid Detective}}s (and very-recently-legal detectives), he starts to see Yousuke as his "apprentice." Never mind that Yousuke's solving the mysteries as well as he is or better.

to:

* TheObiWannabe: Once he starts getting over his dislike of {{Kid Detective}}s (and very-recently-legal detectives), he starts to see Yousuke Yosuke as his "apprentice." Never mind that Yousuke's Yosuke's solving the mysteries as well as he is or better.



-->"It'd be pretty impressive if you really had nothing to hide!"

[[spoiler: One of the victims of Week 5 (Case 5).]]

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to:

-->"It'd be pretty impressive if you really had nothing to hide!"

[[spoiler: One of the victims of Week 5 (Case 5).]]

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->"It'd be pretty impressive if you really had nothing to hide!"

One of the victims of Week 5 (Case 5).
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-->"I'm willing to listen, if you think talking about it will make you feel better."

[[spoiler: The victim of Week 4 (Case 4).]]

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* CherryBlossomGirl: "Sakura" is her surname, her hair is pink, and [[spoiler:she's the [[FourIsDeath week four victim]].]]
* GirlsLoveStuffedAnimals: The teddy bear, Guma-chan, [[spoiler:is her dead renewable regain and her symbol on the haunting letters.]]
* RoseHairedSweetie: On everyone's good side all the time. [[spoiler:She was actually killed for showing kindness to Norman, since it set off his "Mother" side.]]

to:

-->"I'm willing to listen, if you think talking about it will make you feel better."

[[spoiler: The victim of Week 4 (Case 4).]]

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->"I'm willing to listen, if you think talking about it will make you feel better."

The victim of Week 4 (Case 4).
----
* CherryBlossomGirl: "Sakura" is her surname, her hair is pink, and [[spoiler:she's she's the [[FourIsDeath week four victim]].]]
victim]].
* GirlsLoveStuffedAnimals: The teddy bear, Guma-chan, [[spoiler:is is her dead renewable regain and her symbol on the haunting letters.]]
letters.
* RoseHairedSweetie: On everyone's good side all the time. [[spoiler:She She was actually killed for showing kindness to Norman, since it set off his "Mother" side.]]



* TooGoodForThisSinfulEarth: According to most everyone.

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* %%* TooGoodForThisSinfulEarth: According to most everyone.



!!!Bombastic/[[spoiler:Vainglorious]]
-->"You won't get what you want without sacrificing important things, that's just how the world works."

[[spoiler: The culprit of Week 6 (Case 6)... and one of the Kingmakers.]]

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!!!Bombastic/[[spoiler:Vainglorious]]
-->"You won't get what you want without sacrificing important things, that's just how the world works."

[[spoiler: The culprit of Week 6 (Case 6)... and one of the Kingmakers.]]

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!!!Bombastic/Vainglorious
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->"You won't get what you want without sacrificing important things, that's just how the world works."

The culprit of Week 6 (Case 6)... and one of the Kingmakers.
----



* AgentPeacock: He's flamboyant and vain, loves attention, glitter, and sparkles, and spends the masquerade in a dress that compliments his legs and hot pink boots. He's also fully equipped with combat abilities. [[spoiler:And uses those boots' built-in CombatStilettos to kick someone's head in.]]
* BeAsUnhelpfulAsPossible: When he's been accused one too many times, he derails a trial for hours to reiterate that he didn't do it and couldn't possibly have done it, shutting everyone down rather than cooperate. [[spoiler:However, this lets the others know that, unlike with the other times, this time he actually ''is'' guilty.]]
* BecomingTheMask: He always backs away from attachment, warning people not to get close, and is frank about how he can and will cut people off for his own gain, but [[spoiler:by the time that he reveals just how far that goes, he has to admit that he's started to really like the people back whom he was "only acting" around.]]

to:

* AgentPeacock: He's flamboyant and vain, loves attention, glitter, and sparkles, and spends the masquerade in a dress that compliments his legs and hot pink boots. He's also fully equipped with combat abilities. [[spoiler:And And uses those boots' built-in CombatStilettos to kick someone's head in.]]
in.
* BeAsUnhelpfulAsPossible: When he's been accused one too many times, he derails a trial for hours to reiterate that he didn't do it and couldn't possibly have done it, shutting everyone down rather than cooperate. [[spoiler:However, However, this lets the others know that, unlike with the other times, this time he actually ''is'' guilty.]]
guilty.
* BecomingTheMask: He always backs away from attachment, warning people not to get close, and is frank about how he can and will cut people off for his own gain, but [[spoiler:by by the time that he reveals just how far that goes, he has to admit that he's started to really like the people back whom he was "only acting" around.]]



* CombatStilettos: Mettaton's boots. [[spoiler:They're both his murder weapon and his dead renewable regain.]]
* HammyHerald: When he's announcing [[spoiler:himself and Ryuunosuke as they enter the final trial]].
* InferioritySuperiorityComplex: Despite shoving his ego in everyone's faces, when Mettaton says things like "I hate (the Kingmaker) enough to make sure he dies," he's talking more about himself than about the Kingmaker. [[spoiler:Especially since he's sharing mastermind duty, so really, he was talking about himself either way.]]
* ISeeDeadPeople: Can see the souls of everyone in the Vault, including those of the dead. [[spoiler:Seeing that Alphys's soul had disappeared prompted him to make his murder plan with Ryuunosuke, win Archer's game, and then delete their fellow captives and start a new game for revenge on the world.]]

to:

* CombatStilettos: Mettaton's boots. [[spoiler:They're They're both his murder weapon and his dead renewable regain.]]
regain.
* HammyHerald: When he's announcing [[spoiler:himself himself and Ryuunosuke as they enter the final trial]].
trial.
* InferioritySuperiorityComplex: Despite shoving his ego in everyone's faces, when Mettaton says things like "I hate (the Kingmaker) enough to make sure he dies," he's talking more about himself than about the Kingmaker. [[spoiler:Especially Especially since he's sharing mastermind duty, so really, he was talking about himself either way.]]
way.
* ISeeDeadPeople: Can see the souls of everyone in the Vault, including those of the dead. [[spoiler:Seeing Seeing that Alphys's soul had disappeared prompted him to make his murder plan with Ryuunosuke, win Archer's game, and then delete their fellow captives and start a new game for revenge on the world.]]



-->"I have a great poker face, just so you know."

[[spoiler: The victim of Week 3 (Case 3).]]

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-->"I have a great poker face, just so you know."

[[spoiler: The victim of Week 3 (Case 3).]]

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->"I have a great poker face, just so you know."

The victim of Week 3 (Case 3).
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-->"Even a murder you can justify is still a murder."

[[spoiler: The culprit of Week 5 (Case 5).]]

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to:

-->"Even a murder you can justify is still a murder."

[[spoiler: The culprit of Week 5 (Case 5).]]

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->"Even a murder you can justify is still a murder."

The culprit of Week 5 (Case 5).
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* CreepyCoolCrosses: Her aesthetic, [[spoiler:to the point of it being her symbol at the ghost gatherings]].

to:

* CreepyCoolCrosses: Her aesthetic, [[spoiler:to to the point of it being her symbol at the ghost gatherings]].gatherings.



* HeWhoFightsMonsters: [[spoiler:Reluctantly crosses her own line, killing innocents, to try to escape, and realizes that she's become the type of criminal she used to kill.]]
* NotProven: A major part of Misa's backstory is that this happened to her family's killers. [[spoiler:She almost gets away with it herself -- that is, if trials in a murdercan worked that way.]]
* PerkyGoth: With her fashion sense, anyway.

to:

* HeWhoFightsMonsters: [[spoiler:Reluctantly Reluctantly crosses her own line, killing innocents, to try to escape, and realizes that she's become the type of criminal she used to kill.]]
kill.
* NotProven: A major part of Misa's backstory is that this happened to her family's killers. [[spoiler:She She almost gets away with it herself -- that is, if trials in a murdercan worked that way.]]
*
way.
%%*
PerkyGoth: With her fashion sense, anyway.



-->"I'm just, well, I'm just letting things g-get to me. I shouldn't be so weak..."

[[spoiler: The culprit of Week 4 (Case 4).]]

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-->"I'm just, well, I'm just letting things g-get to me. I shouldn't be so weak..."

[[spoiler: The culprit of Week 4 (Case 4).]]

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->"I'm just, well, I'm just letting things g-get to me. I shouldn't be so weak..."

The culprit of Week 4 (Case 4).
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* FightingFromTheInside: [[spoiler:Norman starts doing this later on to try to deal with his SplitPersonality without anyone dying. Sigrun says she's proud of him.]]
* {{Hypocrite}}: Though it could just be him becoming more self-aware and then seeing it in others, [[spoiler:he calls Cherryblod "insane" for wanting to defend and reason with his "fake family" when Mettaton turns out to be a danger to the group.]]

to:

* FightingFromTheInside: [[spoiler:Norman Norman starts doing this later on to try to deal with his SplitPersonality without anyone dying. Sigrun says she's proud of him.]]
him.
* {{Hypocrite}}: Though it could just be him becoming more self-aware and then seeing it in others, [[spoiler:he he calls Cherryblod "insane" for wanting to defend and reason with his "fake family" when Mettaton turns out to be a danger to the group.]]



* PhraseCatcher: [[spoiler:"Fuck Norma Bates."]]
* SlutShaming: His profile lists "Dislikes: Whores." [[spoiler:When he's "Norma" in the end of the fourth trial, he does this to a number of characters, particularly Sigrun (for calling for a strip search) and Mettaton (for being Mettaton).]]
* VillainousIncest: [[spoiler:He was a victim of this, as revealed by his alternate personality, the mother in question.]]

to:

* PhraseCatcher: [[spoiler:"Fuck "Fuck Norma Bates."]]
"
* SlutShaming: His profile lists "Dislikes: Whores." [[spoiler:When When he's "Norma" in the end of the fourth trial, he does this to a number of characters, particularly Sigrun (for calling for a strip search) and Mettaton (for being Mettaton).]]
Mettaton).
* VillainousIncest: [[spoiler:He He was a victim of this, as revealed by his alternate personality, the mother in question.]]
question.



-->"Everything just seems like nonsense."

[[spoiler: The victim of Week 2 (Case 2).]]

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* BizarreAlienBiology: Technically a projection from a pearl, which is her SoulJar. [[spoiler:Caren only knew how to kill her because her own pearl is ''her'' SoulJar.]]

to:

-->"Everything just seems like nonsense."

[[spoiler: The victim of Week 2 (Case 2).]]

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->"Everything just seems like nonsense."

The victim of Week 2 (Case 2).
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* BizarreAlienBiology: Technically a projection from a pearl, which is her SoulJar. [[spoiler:Caren Caren only knew how to kill her because her own pearl is ''her'' SoulJar.]]
SoulJar.



-->"Some things just feel too ridiculous to be real, don't they?"

[[spoiler: Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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to:

-->"Some things just feel too ridiculous to be real, don't they?"

[[spoiler: Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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->"Some things just feel too ridiculous to be real, don't they?"

Made it to the survivor pool.
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* ThirdPersonPerson: Very occasionally, anyway.

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* %%* ThirdPersonPerson: Very occasionally, anyway.



-->"Leaders aren't allowed to make mistakes."

[[spoiler: Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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to:

-->"Leaders aren't allowed to make mistakes."

[[spoiler: Made it to the survivor pool.]]

[[quoteleft:150:https://static.
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->"Leaders aren't allowed to make mistakes."

Made it to the survivor pool.
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* BloodKnight: From the way she's reacted pretty much every time it's come to hurting someone, it's clear she's this.

to:

* %%* BloodKnight: From the way she's reacted pretty much every time it's come to hurting someone, it's clear she's this.



* CoolBigSis: Acts this way towards some of the younger captives.
* TheFightingNarcissist: She backs it up, too, to the point of being an AwesomeEgo depending on who you ask.
* FriendlyEnemy: Tries to get along with the Kingmaker, teasing him like anybody else. [[spoiler:This changes when, among other things, she sees how he played them with the moles.]]
* HaremSeeker: Cherryblod jokes that she's this when she mentions [[spoiler:hoping that Glory isn't a woman because she was getting used to being the last one standing.]]

to:

* %%* CoolBigSis: Acts this way towards some of the younger captives.
* TheFightingNarcissist: She backs it up, too, to the point of being an AwesomeEgo awesome depending on who you ask.
* FriendlyEnemy: Tries to get along with the Kingmaker, teasing him like anybody else. [[spoiler:This This changes when, among other things, she sees how he played them with the moles.]]
moles.
* HaremSeeker: Cherryblod jokes that she's this when she mentions [[spoiler:hoping hoping that Glory isn't a woman because she was getting used to being the last one standing.]]



* InsaneTrollLogic: Suggests mass bloodletting in the very first trial to see if anyone has healing abilities. [[spoiler:It works. ''Twice.'' In the third trial, while no blood is ''actually'' let, the opportunity allows her to see the stitching in Yato's sleeve and reveal him as the culprit.]]
* TheLeader: The captives deem her to be theirs. [[spoiler:She lasts longer than Logan did in the position, but blames herself for the steady rate of death.]]

to:

* InsaneTrollLogic: Suggests mass bloodletting in the very first trial to see if anyone has healing abilities. [[spoiler:It It works. ''Twice.'' In the third trial, while no blood is ''actually'' let, the opportunity allows her to see the stitching in Yato's sleeve and reveal him as the culprit.]]
culprit.
* TheLeader: The captives deem her to be theirs. [[spoiler:She She lasts longer than Logan did in the position, but blames herself for the steady rate of death.]]



* StealthInsult: One of her favourite things to do.
* TortureFirstAskQuestionsLater: During the second trial, [[spoiler:suggests just smashing Caren's tail to extract a confession.]]

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* %%* StealthInsult: One of her favourite things to do.
* TortureFirstAskQuestionsLater: During the second trial, [[spoiler:suggests suggests just smashing Caren's tail to extract a confession.]]



-->"Geez, it's like some people don't know how to prepare for the end of the world."

[[spoiler: Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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* AbhorrentAdmirer: Wheedles some whiskey out of the Kingmaker in return for no longer sending him disturbing love letters. [[spoiler:Or so he claimed.]]

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-->"Geez, it's like some people don't know how to prepare for the end of the world."

[[spoiler: Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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->"Geez, it's like some people don't know how to prepare for the end of the world."

Made it to the survivor pool.
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* AbhorrentAdmirer: Wheedles some whiskey out of the Kingmaker in return for no longer sending him disturbing love letters. [[spoiler:Or Or so he claimed.]]



* BadassGrandpa: The dead state early on that they'll be surprised if anyone manages to actually off Stan. [[spoiler:No one does.]]
* BeginnersLuck: [[spoiler:Despite cobbling together a seance circle based on a vaguely-remembered Journal entry and what he thought looked cool, he is the first to successfully make contact with the dead from this round.]]
* {{Cloudcuckooland}}: Nearly everyone Stan describes Gravity Falls to thinks of it as this.

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* BadassGrandpa: The dead state early on that they'll be surprised if anyone manages to actually off Stan. [[spoiler:No No one does.]]
does.
* BeginnersLuck: [[spoiler:Despite Despite cobbling together a seance circle based on a vaguely-remembered Journal entry and what he thought looked cool, he is the first to successfully make contact with the dead from this round.]]
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* TheCaretaker: Takes on a similar role towards Norman after the dead are revived, though he makes sure he gets appropriate psychiatric care rather than taking him in personally.
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{{Cloudcuckooland}}: Nearly everyone Stan describes Gravity Falls to thinks of it as this.



* ForgivenButNotForgotten: [[spoiler:Agrees to spare the Kingmakers for Sigrun and Cherryblod's sake, not theirs. He also refuses to associate with them again or allow them into his world.]]
* ProperlyParanoid: Criticizes the weekly Survivor meetings for being too observable by the Kingmaker, and goes to great lengths to hide his own activities, particularly [[spoiler:his seance.]]

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* ForgivenButNotForgotten: [[spoiler:Agrees Agrees to spare the Kingmakers for Sigrun and Cherryblod's sake, not theirs. He also refuses to associate with them again or allow them into his world.]]
world.
* ProperlyParanoid: Criticizes the weekly Survivor meetings for being too observable by the Kingmaker, and goes to great lengths to hide his own activities, particularly [[spoiler:his his seance.]]



* ScrewTheRulesImDoingWhatsRight: [[spoiler:One of three moles, he stopped doing his job partway through the game after growing attached to the other survivors.]]
* SeniorCreep: Acts like this to disturb the Kingmaker and to [[spoiler:give himself an alibi as to why he's getting mole rewards]], but he's really a perfectly normal old guy.
* TheCaretaker: Takes on a similar role towards [[spoiler:Norman after the dead are revived, though he makes sure he gets appropriate psychiatric care rather than taking him in personally.]]
* YouAreNotAlone: Has a surprisingly frank conversation with Bruce to this effect after the reveal that [[spoiler:he once worked as a mole]], including sharing his own experiences with depression and suicidal thoughts.

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* ScrewTheRulesImDoingWhatsRight: [[spoiler:One One of three moles, he stopped doing his job partway through the game after growing attached to the other survivors.]]
survivors.
* SeniorCreep: Acts like this to disturb the Kingmaker and to [[spoiler:give give himself an alibi as to why he's getting mole rewards]], rewards, but he's really a perfectly normal old guy.
* TheCaretaker: Takes on a similar role towards [[spoiler:Norman after the dead are revived, though he makes sure he gets appropriate psychiatric care rather than taking him in personally.]]
* YouAreNotAlone: Has a surprisingly frank conversation with Bruce to this effect after the reveal that [[spoiler:he he once worked as a mole]], mole, including sharing his own experiences with depression and suicidal thoughts.



-->"Do you really think it's smart to be doing anything to make enemies at this point?"

[[spoiler: Punished by the Kingmaker during Week 4.]]

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* HormoneAddledTeenager: Really seems to have a one-sided thing for Misa and bugged Yousuke about which of their fellow captives was the best-looking.
* IconicItem: His goggles, of course. [[spoiler:They're the only thing left of him when he's dissolved into blood and exploded, just to prove it was him.]]

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-->"Do you really think it's smart to be doing anything to make enemies at this point?"

[[spoiler: Punished by the Kingmaker during Week 4.]]

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->"Do you really think it's smart to be doing anything to make enemies at this point?"

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* HormoneAddledTeenager: Really seems to have a one-sided thing for Misa and bugged Yousuke Yosuke about which of their fellow captives was the best-looking.
* IconicItem: His goggles, of course. [[spoiler:They're They're the only thing left of him when he's dissolved into blood and exploded, just to prove it was him.]]



-->"When the people in power aren't willing to take action, someone has to."

[[spoiler: One of the victims of Week 5 (Case 5).]]

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-->"When the people in power aren't willing to take action, someone has to."

[[spoiler: One of the victims of Week 5 (Case 5).]]

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->"When the people in power aren't willing to take action, someone has to."

One of the victims of Week 5 (Case 5).
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* KindheartedCatLover: Tarrlok is ashamed to admit this because he doesn't want to look too soft.

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* %%* KindheartedCatLover: Tarrlok is ashamed to admit this because he doesn't want to look too soft.



* TeamChef: For lack of anything else to do with his time.



* SnarkKnight: Especially after he starts remembering how poorly his life went.

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* %%* SnarkKnight: Especially after he starts remembering how poorly his life went.
%%* TeamChef: For lack of anything else to do with his time.



-->"I almost forgot to show the rest of you my relationship chart!"

[[spoiler: The culprit of Week 3 (Case 3).]]

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-->"I almost forgot to show the rest of you my relationship chart!"

[[spoiler: The culprit of Week 3 (Case 3).]]

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->"I almost forgot to show the rest of you my relationship chart!"

The culprit of Week 3 (Case 3).
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* LaughingMad: [[spoiler:When he's cornered in the third trial]].

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* LaughingMad: [[spoiler:When When he's cornered in the third trial]].trial.



* YouCantFightFate: [[spoiler:Ended up killing Mion because he believed that he couldn't do anything but follow the wish he was born for after all and kill the few for the sake of the many.]]

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* YouCantFightFate: [[spoiler:Ended Ended up killing Mion because he believed that he couldn't do anything but follow the wish he was born for after all and kill the few for the sake of the many.]]
many.



-->"Everyone wants to see people, and everyone wants to be seen."

[[spoiler: Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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-->"Everyone wants to see people, and everyone wants to be seen."

[[spoiler: Made it to the survivor pool.]]

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->"Everyone wants to see people, and everyone wants to be seen."

Made it to the survivor pool.
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* BadassBisexual: Yousuke is one of the most combat-ready in the Vault and helps solve a number of cases. He's also very attracted to multiple fellow captives of multiple genders.

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* BadassBisexual: Yousuke Yosuke is one of the most combat-ready in the Vault and helps solve a number of cases. He's also very attracted to multiple fellow captives of multiple genders.



* HeroicSafeMode: [[spoiler:Once he's blocked from killing his traitorous boyfriend painfully and deliberately like he'd wanted, he ends up falling into detached disinterest. Yosuke isn't able to react further to what happened until over a half hour later in Cherryblod's room, when he breaks down, wondering if he's really changed at all since Namatame. The effect lingers for the rest of the night.]]
* HormoneAddledTeenager: To his own flustered frustration.
* ImportantHaircut: He cuts his own hair after [[spoiler:Black's trial.]]

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* CultureClash: Experiences a lot of this in comparison to some of the other survivors, mostly due to Persona 4's very hopeful story and belief in 'bonds' overcoming anything and sticking to your morals above your own safety. To the point that it almost kills his budding friendship with Black before it even started; thankfully, they patched things up the next week.
* HeroicSafeMode: [[spoiler:Once Once he's blocked from killing his traitorous boyfriend painfully and deliberately like he'd wanted, he ends up falling into detached disinterest. Yosuke isn't able to react further to what happened until over a half hour later in Cherryblod's room, when he breaks down, wondering if he's really changed at all since Namatame. The effect lingers for the rest of the night.]]
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HormoneAddledTeenager: To his own flustered frustration.
* ImportantHaircut: He cuts his own hair after [[spoiler:Black's Black's trial.]]



* NeverBareheaded: Complains about going weeks without his headphones, since he always had them on at home. No longer the case after Week 5, as Cherryblod gifts him [[{{VideoGame/Undertale}} Napstablook's]] headphones. He wears them even without any kind of music player attached.
* PayEvilUntoEvil: Remembers being tempted and falling into this frame of mind, but developed through it. [[spoiler:He relapses hard after Black's betrayal, then [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone shuts down]] when it hits him.]]
* RageBreakingPoint: His reaction after [[spoiler: Black is outed as the mole. He absolutely snaps at the betrayal, even knowing that Black couldn't bring himself to kill because of his bonds, and attempts to flat-out disembowel Black.]]
* TransparentCloset: Cherryblod says he's had him figured out since the first few weeks. [[spoiler:No longer so closeted after Week 8 and his kiss with Black.]]
* ValuesDissonance: Experiences a lot of this in comparison to some of the other survivors, mostly due to Persona 4's very hopeful story and belief in 'bonds' overcoming anything and sticking to your morals above your own safety. To the point that it almost kills his budding friendship with Black before it even started; thankfully, they patched things up the next week.
* WhatWouldXDo: He's given to wondering what his canon's protagonist would do in his situation and often thinks that Yuu would have freed them before anyone died.

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* NeverBareheaded: Complains about going weeks without his headphones, since he always had them on at home. No longer the case after Week 5, as Cherryblod gifts him [[{{VideoGame/Undertale}} [[VideoGame/{{Undertale}} Napstablook's]] headphones. He wears them even without any kind of music player attached.
* PayEvilUntoEvil: Remembers being tempted and falling into this frame of mind, but developed through it. [[spoiler:He He relapses hard after Black's betrayal, then [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone shuts down]] when it hits him.]]
him.
* RageBreakingPoint: His reaction after [[spoiler: Black is outed as the mole. He absolutely snaps at the betrayal, even knowing that Black couldn't bring himself to kill because of his bonds, and attempts to flat-out disembowel Black.]]
Black.
* TransparentCloset: Cherryblod says he's had him figured out since the first few weeks. [[spoiler:No No longer so closeted after Week 8 and his kiss with Black.]]
* ValuesDissonance: Experiences a lot of this in comparison to some of the other survivors, mostly due to Persona 4's very hopeful story and belief in 'bonds' overcoming anything and sticking to your morals above your own safety. To the point that it almost kills his budding friendship with Black before it even started; thankfully, they patched things up the next week.
Black.
* WhatWouldXDo: He's given to wondering what his canon's protagonist would do in his situation and often thinks that Yuu Yu would have freed them before anyone died.



-->"I didn't know you were awesome! ''Fight me!''"

[[spoiler: The victim of Week 1 (Case 1).]]

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-->"I didn't know you were awesome! ''Fight me!''"

[[spoiler: The victim of Week 1 (Case 1).]]

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->"I didn't know you were awesome! ''Fight me!''"

The victim of Week 1 (Case 1).
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!![[spoiler: [[Literature/FateZero Ryuunosuke Uryuu]]]]

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-->"I am the Kingmaker. Welcome to the Vault."

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* MoralityChain: [[spoiler:Silver. Murdergames are what happen when you ''break'' that chain.]]
* RobbingTheDead: [[spoiler:Raided Caren's closet and wore her stuff to the final trial. She wasn't impressed.]]

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* %%* MoralityChain: [[spoiler:Silver. Silver. Murdergames are what happen when you ''break'' that chain.]]
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* RobbingTheDead: [[spoiler:Raided Raided Caren's closet and wore her stuff to the final trial. She wasn't impressed.]]



* ThatLiarLies: Gets this a lot.

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* %%* ThatLiarLies: Gets this a lot.



-->"I CAN'T ASSIST YOU IN WINNING THE GAME."

* AIIsACrapshoot: [[spoiler:Glory's actually an AI, not a ghost, and made of the memories of the gamerunners... and others, too, as evidenced by Ryuunosuke's confusion at the orange cat she remembers.]]

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-->"I ->"I CAN'T ASSIST YOU IN WINNING THE GAME."

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* AIIsACrapshoot: [[spoiler:Glory's Glory's actually an AI, not a ghost, and made of the memories of the gamerunners... and others, too, as evidenced by Ryuunosuke's confusion at the orange cat she remembers.]]



->"Dead?" "I'm certainly not alive."
* EmbarrassingNickname: Really hated their game title and won't say what it was. [[spoiler:This appears to be the "Ryuunosuke" part of her talking, since he hated being called "Pretentious."]]
* GenderNeutralWriting: Always referred to either with "they" pronouns or no pronouns at all. [[spoiler:Eventually, Glory decides that she is a "she" and starts using a female avatar.]]

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->"Dead?" -->"Dead?" "I'm certainly not alive."
* EmbarrassingNickname: Really hated their game title and won't say what it was. [[spoiler:This This appears to be the "Ryuunosuke" part of her talking, since he hated being called "Pretentious."]]
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* GenderNeutralWriting: Always referred to either with "they" pronouns or no pronouns at all. [[spoiler:Eventually, Eventually, Glory decides that she is a "she" and starts using a female avatar.]]



* OurGhostsAreDifferent: [[spoiler:Even different from the ghosts of the current dead; instead of inhabiting the dead reflection of the Vault, Glory is completely unseen but can reach both the living and dead sides.]] As it turns out, [[spoiler:that's because she's not ''really'' a ghost -- but she ''is'' made of memories of a variety of people, some of whom are indeed dead.]]

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* OurGhostsAreDifferent: [[spoiler:Even Even different from the ghosts of the current dead; instead of inhabiting the dead reflection of the Vault, Glory is completely unseen but can reach both the living and dead sides.]] sides. As it turns out, [[spoiler:that's that's because she's not ''really'' a ghost -- but she ''is'' made of memories of a variety of people, some of whom are indeed dead.]]



* TricksterMentor: [[spoiler:Glory is forbidden to help the Survivors win the game. Even so, she seems to have an interest in them, and so gives cryptic answers, usually with double meanings, that say more than they seem. For example, "(the Kingmaker's) title is really pretentious" sounds like just complaining and holding back information, but if she didn't write in all caps, they'd see that she meant "his title is really ('actually,' not 'very') Pretentious."]]

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* TricksterMentor: [[spoiler:Glory Glory is forbidden to help the Survivors win the game. Even so, she seems to have an interest in them, and so gives cryptic answers, usually with double meanings, that say more than they seem. For example, "(the Kingmaker's) title is really pretentious" sounds like just complaining and holding back information, but if she didn't write in all caps, they'd see that she meant "his title is really ('actually,' not 'very') Pretentious."]]"



* VirtualGhost: [[spoiler:She's a LivingMemory amalgamation of multiple people.]]

!![[spoiler:[[Anime/FullmetalAlchemist Frank Archer]]]]

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* VirtualGhost: [[spoiler:She's She's a LivingMemory amalgamation of multiple people.]]

!![[spoiler:[[Anime/FullmetalAlchemist
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-->"I shouldn't be here. I'm not ''dead.''"

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-->"I ->"I shouldn't be here. I'm not ''dead.''"
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* CynicismCatalyst: [[spoiler:Losing the only person he cared about in a murdergame.]]

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* CynicismCatalyst: [[spoiler:Losing Losing the only person he cared about in a murdergame.]]



* DespairEventHorizon: After passing his, [[spoiler:he [[PutThemAllOutOfMyMisery decided to share the suffering around.]]]]

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* DespairEventHorizon: After passing his, [[spoiler:he he [[PutThemAllOutOfMyMisery decided to share the suffering around.]]]]]]



* {{Hypocrite}}: In his second appearance, he says that [[spoiler:running a murdergame]] is ridiculous and asks who would ever want to do it. ''Much'' later, we learn that he did the exact same thing.

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* {{Hypocrite}}: In his second appearance, he says that [[spoiler:running running a murdergame]] murdergame is ridiculous and asks who would ever want to do it. ''Much'' later, we learn that he did the exact same thing.



!!![[spoiler:The Mastermind... two games ago, that is]]

* JumpingOffTheSlipperySlope: [[spoiler:She was part of a group that started murdergames to punish criminals, but went overboard and started bringing in innocent people for fun.]]
* PosthumousCharacter: She's already dead and anything learned about her is from evidence and Ambitious, who knew her beforehand.

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!!![[spoiler:The !!!The Mastermind... two games ago, that is]]

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* JumpingOffTheSlipperySlope: [[spoiler:She She was part of a group that started murdergames to punish criminals, but went overboard and started bringing in innocent people for fun.]]
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* PosthumousCharacter: She's already dead and anything learned about her is from evidence and Ambitious, who knew her beforehand.beforehand.
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* SmallTownBoredom: Tells Sigrun that this is part of why he left the farm he grew up on to become a celebrity.


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* IAmNotPretty: Has a similar reaction to the idea that she's cute.


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* AnimeHair: Three colours, ridiculous spikes, and no amount of realism.



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** He actually was a werewolf temporarily, but at first he doesn't remember it and he's been cured by the time he enters the Vault.


* {{Troll}}: Mion likes to tease everyone around her to be in control.




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* ThirdPersonPerson: Almost always calls herself "Misa-Misa."


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* FightingFromTheInside: [[spoiler:Norman starts doing this later on to try to deal with his SplitPersonality without anyone dying. Sigrun says she's proud of him.]]

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* CorneredRattlesnake: Bruce tries to hold back his anger, but sometimes he'll surprise people by how much is building up.


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* FormerTeenRebel: Cherryblod tells Mouri he's this, though [[ConfessToALesserCrime this is the sanitized version]].


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* CelibateEccentricGenius: Colress starts out detached and shunning close relationships, even intentionally so for the sake of science. He takes a long time to warm up to the idea that he's falling for Tarrlok anyway.


* CoordinatedClothes: Unintentional, but [[spoiler:Caren's not exactly happy that Ryuunosuke shares her taste for animal prints and purple. Especially when he raids her closet.]]

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* CoordinatedClothes: Unintentional, but DressesTheSame: [[spoiler:Caren's not exactly happy that Ryuunosuke shares her taste for animal prints and purple.purple, though it's more of YourApprovalFillsMeWithShame for her fashion sense instead of her actions. Especially when he raids her closet.]]



* BookDumb: Shirazu doesn't like academia or learning all that much, but he's practical.



* TheAgeless: Kamui can die, but is an unaging vampire.



* ImmortalityBeginsAtTwenty: He sure doesn't look 174.



* OurVampiresAreDifferent: While they all drink blood, he doesn't follow the same rules as either Dio or Ferid.

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* OurVampiresAreDifferent: While they all drink blood, he doesn't follow the same rules as either Dio or Ferid.
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-->The King wonders, what is with the attachment to living?"

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-->The -->"The King wonders, what is with the attachment to living?"




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* NeverMyFault: Zagi complains about other people and blames them for things that were entirely his doing, like most of his "Yuri rants" turn out.


* BeautyMark: Right under her eye. Her twin, Noel, has one under the other eye.



* CoordinatedClothes: Unintentional, but [[spoiler:Caren's not exactly happy that Ryuunosuke shares her taste for animal prints and purple. Especially when he raids her closet.]]



* TookALevelInKindness: [[spoiler:Caren's memory regains and her experiences in deadland lead her to emerge in the end as more understanding and a lot more fun to be around.]]



!![[{{VideoGame/Wadanohara}} Cherryblod]]

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* LightHairedSwimmer: Okay, so they never get a pool, but he ''really'' wants the Kingmaker to add one.



* MulticolouredHair: Most of it is blond, but Colress dyes one part blue.




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* YouAreWhatYouHate: Subverted, as a number of characters suspect that Gabriel is secretly a werewolf; he's no such thing.



* CynicismCatalyst: His IllGirl sister, whom he fights for and who's the reason he took up his job.



* ObliviousToLove: Even (especially?) his own feelings. Caren, of all people, has to give him a clue to let him realize that he and Zagi have a thing for one another.



* CombatStilettos: Mettaton's boots. [[spoiler:They're both his murder weapon and his dead renewable regain.]]



* TomboyishPonytail: It helps with her self-assured image.
* TomboyWithAGirlyStreak: She does wear long skirts and pink and, while being OneOfTheBoys is fun, Mion sometimes feels that it comes with a side of FemininityFailure.



* ElegantGothicLolita: Misa likes to wear, if not outright gothloli, then gothloli-inspired things.
* GirlishPigtails: Little ones on the sides of her head.



* EightiesHair: Has an impressive mullet.



* NiceHat: Speedwagon gets his back before he remembers replacing his old one with it.



* InsaneTrollLogic: Suggests mass bloodletting in the very first trial to see if anyone has healing abilities. [[spoiler:It works. ''Twice.'']] In the third trial, while no blood is ''actually'' let, the opportunity allows her to see [[spoiler:the stitching in Yato's sleeve and reveal him as the culprit.]]

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* HerBoyfriendsJacket: Sigrun learns to walk in heels specifically to wear Mettaton's boots.
* InsaneTrollLogic: Suggests mass bloodletting in the very first trial to see if anyone has healing abilities. [[spoiler:It works. ''Twice.'']] '' In the third trial, while no blood is ''actually'' let, the opportunity allows her to see [[spoiler:the the stitching in Yato's sleeve and reveal him as the culprit.]]


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* BoisterousBruiser: Zagi is a LargeHam who uses "fight me" as a general greeting.

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* CherryBlossomGirl: "Sakura" is her surname, her hair is pink, and [[spoiler:she's the [[FourIsDeath week four victim]].]]
* GirlsLoveStuffedAnimals: The teddy bear, Guma-chan, [[spoiler:is her dead renewable regain and her symbol on the haunting letters.]]


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* ShortHairWithTail: Her hairstyle, though at first she doesn't remember having it cut this way.


* InferioritySuperiorityComplex: Despite shoving his ego in everyone's faces, when Mettaton says things like "I hate (the Kingmaker) enough to make sure he dies," he's talking more about himself than about the Kingmaker. [[spoiler:Especially since he's sharing mastermind duty.]]

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* HammyHerald: When he's announcing [[spoiler:himself and Ryuunosuke as they enter the final trial]].
* InferioritySuperiorityComplex: Despite shoving his ego in everyone's faces, when Mettaton says things like "I hate (the Kingmaker) enough to make sure he dies," he's talking more about himself than about the Kingmaker. [[spoiler:Especially since he's sharing mastermind duty.duty, so really, he was talking about himself either way.]]


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* KubrickStare: Norman's been known to do it; it's even his default icon.

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* ReformedButNotTamed: Cherryblod may be a lot better than he used to be, but he acknowledges that he found it fun to terrorize and kill people back when he was in the mob, [[spoiler:and he admits that he could have killed to try and save his children, too. It's how he finds it in himself to forgive the Kingmakers: he may be good now, but he's still got that side that knows how they feel]].


* BrokenAce: Black is one of the strongest Casters out there in his world, but feels forced into the position his parents died in. At home, [[spoiler:he's lost the only person he cares about as the end result of something he did to try to ''save'' her]]. No wonder that, in his time in the Vault, he [[spoiler:becomes TheMole and tries to betray everyone when he runs out of hope]].



* FamilyThemeNaming: Black and White aren't their real names, but they haven't used those since they were kids.
* IGaveMyWord: He's bound to keep promises, which becomes a FatalFlaw when it puts him and/or the people he wanted to protect in the first place in danger.



* SpidersAreScary: Along with his more serious and plot-relevant fears of dying, losing loved ones, and being a disappointment, Black is also listed as being afraid of spiders.



* INeedAFreakingDrink: Since [[DrunkOnMilk she's biologically wired to treat carbonation as alcohol]], she does this with pop, even bringing a bottle of Ramune down into the courtroom [[spoiler:to keep down her nerves in the trial she was guilty in]].

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* INeedAFreakingDrink: Since [[DrunkOnMilk [[IDoNotDrinkWine she's biologically wired to treat carbonation as alcohol]], she does this with pop, even bringing a bottle of Ramune down into the courtroom [[spoiler:to keep down her nerves in the trial she was guilty in]].


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* PrincessCurls: Her hair is composed of huge, [[RapunzelHair very long]] curls.


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* ColourfulThemeNaming: Like many of his canonmates in other rounds; "Colress" sounds like "colourless."


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* SmartPeopleWearGlasses: Colress is a scientist and always wears his glasses.


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* BadassBisexual: Yousuke is one of the most combat-ready in the Vault and helps solve a number of cases. He's also very attracted to multiple fellow captives of multiple genders.


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* CelebrityCrush: Mentions finding Misa attractive in part because she's an idol. He's also an idol fanboy back home.

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