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* FateWorseThanDeath: [[spoiler:Slade is sent to Hell. To make it worse, while he's there, he ''can't'' die, which makes this far worse than prison, where he'd likely have ended up dying from lung cancer in a matter of weeks.]]

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* FateWorseThanDeath: [[spoiler:Slade is sent to Hell. To make it worse, while he's Slade's trapped there, he ''can't'' die, which makes this far worse than prison, where he'd likely have ended up dying from lung cancer in a matter of weeks.]]



* PlaceOfProtection: The Eldritch Enclave is a place of neutrality and nonviolence. Violating it leads to formal expulsion and being labelled a warlock. This is a death sentence in practice, given that magic users who are blacklisted have a life expectancy of months, thanks to no longer having a network of mages willing to support them.

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* PlaceOfProtection: The Eldritch Enclave is a place of neutrality and nonviolence. Violating it leads these rules will lead to formal expulsion and being labelled a warlock. This is a death sentence in practice, sentence, given that magic users who are have been blacklisted have had a life expectancy of months, thanks to no longer having a network of mages willing to support them.them in any way.



* PoorCommunicationKills: The plot is kicked off by this, as Raven assumes that if the team wanted to know more about her they'd ask, and the team assuming that if Raven (who initially valued her privacy) wanted them to know her past she'd tell them. This total lack of communication (Raven at one point notes that Jinx learned more about her culture from ''one conversation'' than all the Titans did in five years of living with her combined) singlehandedly causes the Titans to eventually fracture.

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* PoorCommunicationKills: The plot is kicked off by this, as Raven assumes that if the team wanted to know more about her they'd ask, and the team assuming that if Raven (who initially valued her privacy) wanted them to know her past she'd tell them. This total lack of communication (Raven Raven at one point notes that Jinx learned more about her culture from ''one short conversation'' than all the Titans did in five years of living with her combined) combined. This total lack of communication singlehandedly causes the Titans to eventually fracture.



* RealityEnsues: Starfire attacking Raven on her date severely damages the Titans' reputation. Since Starfire is also the next ruler of the Tamaran civilization, it suddenly escalates to a diplomatic disaster. During his dressing down of Starfire, Batman mentions having heard all about the incident from "the Department of Justice. And the State Department, the Department of Defense, Homeland Security, and the leaders of the Armed Forces." He also blasts her for summoning 3 Tamaran battlecruisers to come to Earth, stating that if any of those foreign ships or a single member of their crews enters the Solar System, it would constitute a ''declaration of war'' between Earth and Tamaran.

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* RealityEnsues: Starfire attacking Raven on her date severely damages the Titans' reputation. Since Starfire is also the next ruler of the Tamaran civilization, it suddenly escalates to a an intergalactic diplomatic disaster. During his dressing down of Starfire, Batman mentions having heard all about the incident from "the Department of Justice. And the State Department, the Department of Defense, Homeland Security, and the leaders of the Armed Forces." He also blasts her for summoning 3 Tamaran battlecruisers to come to Earth, stating that if any of those foreign ships or a single member of their crews enters the Solar System, it would constitute a ''declaration of war'' between Earth and Tamaran.



* SecretTestOfCharacter: Officially, the military branch Raven and co. join do not recruit any metahumans with a criminal record. In reality, they simply want to make sure the recruits are motivated and willing to do unethical things to succeed in their goals (by bribing people to erase their records). The head even states that metahumans without criminal records are rarely cut out for the kind of work they'd have to do, being too passive and used to toeing the line.

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* SecretTestOfCharacter: Officially, the military branch Raven and co. join do not recruit any metahumans with a criminal record. In reality, they simply want to make sure the recruits are motivated and willing to do unethical things to succeed in their goals (by bribing the right people to erase their records). The head even states that metahumans without criminal records are rarely cut out for the kind of work they'd have to do, being too passive and used to toeing the line.



* TheUnfettered: Raven is perfectly willing to work with the Titans or simply live and let live. She's also perfectly willing to brutally murder all of them as a warning not to mess with her.

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* TheUnfettered: Raven is perfectly willing to work with the Titans or simply live and let live. She's also perfectly willing to brutally murder all of them as a warning to other heroes and villains to not to mess with her.


* CombatPragmatist: All of Team Black Magic. Justified given that they spent the last five years as black ops in the military.

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* CombatPragmatist: All of Team Black Magic. Justified Justified, given that they spent the last five years as black ops in the military.military and losing meant dying and being disowned by their organization.



** Likewise Zatanna goes out of her way to antagonize Raven and anyone else on the chaos side of OrderVersusChaos while in the [[PlaceOfProtection Eldritch Enclave]] despite the fact such behavior can lead to her expulsion (which is functionally a death sentence).

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** Likewise Likewise, Zatanna goes out of her way to antagonize Raven and anyone else on the chaos side of OrderVersusChaos while in the [[PlaceOfProtection Eldritch Enclave]] Enclave]], despite the fact such behavior can lead to her expulsion from the Enclave (which is functionally a death sentence).



* PlaceOfProtection: The Eldritch Enclave is a place of neutrality and nonviolence. Violating it leads to expulsion and being labelled a warlock (functionally a death sentence given that magic users who are blacklisted have a life expectancy of months)

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* PlaceOfProtection: The Eldritch Enclave is a place of neutrality and nonviolence. Violating it leads to formal expulsion and being labelled a warlock (functionally warlock. This is a death sentence in practice, given that magic users who are blacklisted have a life expectancy of months)months, thanks to no longer having a network of mages willing to support them.



* PoorCommunicationKills: The plot kicks off by Raven assuming that if the team wanted to know more about her they'd ask, and the team assuming that if she wanted them to know she'd tell them. This lack of communication (Raven at one point notes that Jinx learned more about her culture from ''one conversation'' than all the Titans did in five years of living with her combined) singlehandedly causes the Titans to eventually fracture.

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* PoorCommunicationKills: The plot kicks is kicked off by this, as Raven assuming assumes that if the team wanted to know more about her they'd ask, and the team assuming that if she Raven (who initially valued her privacy) wanted them to know her past she'd tell them. This total lack of communication (Raven at one point notes that Jinx learned more about her culture from ''one conversation'' than all the Titans did in five years of living with her combined) singlehandedly causes the Titans to eventually fracture.



* RealityEnsues: Starfire attacking Raven on her date severely damages the Titans' reputation. Since Starfire is also the next ruler of the Tamaran civilization, Batman mentions having heard all about it from "the Department of Justice. And the State Department, the Department of Defense, Homeland Security, and the leaders of the Armed Forces." He also blasts her for summoning 3 Tamaran battlecruisers to come to Earth, stating that if any of those foreign ships or a single member of their crews enters the solar system, it would constitute a ''declaration of war'' between Earth and Tamaran.

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* RealityEnsues: Starfire attacking Raven on her date severely damages the Titans' reputation. Since Starfire is also the next ruler of the Tamaran civilization, it suddenly escalates to a diplomatic disaster. During his dressing down of Starfire, Batman mentions having heard all about it the incident from "the Department of Justice. And the State Department, the Department of Defense, Homeland Security, and the leaders of the Armed Forces." He also blasts her for summoning 3 Tamaran battlecruisers to come to Earth, stating that if any of those foreign ships or a single member of their crews enters the solar system, Solar System, it would constitute a ''declaration of war'' between Earth and Tamaran.



* SecretTestOfCharacter: The military branch Raven and co. join doesn't take any metahumans with a criminal record. In reality, they simply want to make sure the recruits are motivated and willing to do unethical things to succeed in their goals (by bribing people to erase their records). The head even states that metahumans without criminal records are rarely cut out for the kind of work they'd have to do, being too passive and used to toeing the line.

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* SecretTestOfCharacter: The Officially, the military branch Raven and co. join doesn't take do not recruit any metahumans with a criminal record. In reality, they simply want to make sure the recruits are motivated and willing to do unethical things to succeed in their goals (by bribing people to erase their records). The head even states that metahumans without criminal records are rarely cut out for the kind of work they'd have to do, being too passive and used to toeing the line.



* SinsOfOurFathers: Starfire's prejudice against Raven is due to the havoc one of her half-siblings wreaked on Tamaran centuries before. When she finally explains this, Persephone points out that by that logic, Starfire is culpable for the crimes committed by her sister Blackfire as well.

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* SinsOfOurFathers: Starfire's prejudice against Raven is due to the havoc one of her Raven's half-siblings wreaked on Tamaran centuries before. When she finally explains this, Persephone points out that by that logic, Starfire is culpable for the crimes committed by her sister Blackfire as well.

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* BringMyBrownPants: One of the HIVE students [[spoiler: in the team that killed Jinx wets herself upon being confronted by demon Raven.]]


* FateWorseThanDeath: [[spoiler:Slade is sent to Hell.]]

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* FateWorseThanDeath: [[spoiler:Slade is sent to Hell. To make it worse, while he's there, he ''can't'' die, which makes this far worse than prison, where he'd likely have ended up dying from lung cancer in a matter of weeks.]]



* TheNeedsOfTheMany: A downplayed example. [[spoiler:Dr. Fate]] manipulates the events of the sequel to cause the ''second'' least amount of death as the actual least would have resulted in the deaths of [[spoiler:Zatanna and Starfire]].

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* TheNeedsOfTheMany: A downplayed example. [[spoiler:Dr. Fate]] manipulates the events of the sequel to cause the ''second'' least amount of death as the actual least would have resulted in the deaths of [[spoiler:Zatanna and Starfire]].Wonder Woman]].



* OnlySaneMan: Cyborg (and later Persephone) are the only Titans willing to call Robin (and later Starfire) out for their unfair treatment of Raven.



* PoorCommunicationKills: The plot kicks off by Raven assuming that if the team wanted to know more about her they'd ask, and the team assuming that if she wanted them to know she'd tell them. This lack of communication singlehandedly causes the Titans to eventually fracture.

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* PoorCommunicationKills: The plot kicks off by Raven assuming that if the team wanted to know more about her they'd ask, and the team assuming that if she wanted them to know she'd tell them. This lack of communication (Raven at one point notes that Jinx learned more about her culture from ''one conversation'' than all the Titans did in five years of living with her combined) singlehandedly causes the Titans to eventually fracture.



** Zantanna's constant and unwarranted harassment of Chaotic members of the Eldritch Enclave, a place with a ''very strict'' code of neutrality and nonviolence for all members while on the premises, has resulted in five of the eight Arbitrators willing to cast her out and bestow warlock status on her, and Doctor Fate's reputation as an Order-aligned Arbitrator is in tatters from having to constantly defend her.

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** Zantanna's constant and unwarranted harassment of Chaotic members of the Eldritch Enclave, a place with a ''very strict'' code of neutrality and nonviolence for all members while on the premises, has resulted in five of the eight Arbitrators willing to cast her out and bestow warlock status on her, her (with a 7/8ths majority needed to enact expulsion), and Doctor Fate's reputation as an Order-aligned Arbitrator is in tatters from having to constantly defend her.



* SinsOfOurFathers: Starfire's prejudice against Raven is due to the havoc one of her half-siblings wreaked on Tamaran centuries before. When she finally explains this, the people listening point out that by that logic, Starfire is culpable for the crimes committed by her sister Blackfire as well.

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* SinsOfOurFathers: Starfire's prejudice against Raven is due to the havoc one of her half-siblings wreaked on Tamaran centuries before. When she finally explains this, the people listening point Persephone points out that by that logic, Starfire is culpable for the crimes committed by her sister Blackfire as well.



* TailorMadePrison: Raven's discovery of one [[spoiler: Robin built to use as a contingency against her]] is the final straw that convinces her to leave the Titans.

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* TailorMadePrison: Raven's discovery of one [[spoiler: Robin built to use as a contingency against her]] her - half a year before she showed any signs of behavior that might justify him needing one]] is the final straw that convinces her to leave the Titans.


* SinsOfTheFathers: Starfire's prejudice against Raven is due to the havoc one of her half-siblings wreaked on Tamaran centuries before. When she finally explains this, the people listening point out that by that logic, Starfire is culpable for the crimes committed by her sister Blackfire as well.

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* SinsOfTheFathers: SinsOfOurFathers: Starfire's prejudice against Raven is due to the havoc one of her half-siblings wreaked on Tamaran centuries before. When she finally explains this, the people listening point out that by that logic, Starfire is culpable for the crimes committed by her sister Blackfire as well.

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* SinsOfTheFathers: Starfire's prejudice against Raven is due to the havoc one of her half-siblings wreaked on Tamaran centuries before. When she finally explains this, the people listening point out that by that logic, Starfire is culpable for the crimes committed by her sister Blackfire as well.


* ABirthdayNotABreak: Raven's 19th birthday involves such hassles as fighting Dr. Light, facing [[spoiler:and embracing]] her demonic heritage, and fighting the Titans before quitting the team.

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* ABirthdayNotABreak: Raven's 19th birthday involves such hassles as fighting Dr. Light, facing [[spoiler:and embracing]] her demonic heritage, and publicly fighting the Titans before quitting the team.



* FalseFriend: Starfire eventually rationalizes that Raven was simply hiding her demonic nature for the five years that Raven was on the team, biding her time until she can destroy the world like Trigon would. It's far from the truth, but there's no convincing a prejudiced mind...



** Team Black Magic's commanding officer is bigoted against both metahumans and gays. It doesn't end well for him when he insults Raven's and Jinx's relationship shortly after they're engaged.

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** Team Black Magic's commanding officer is bigoted against both metahumans and gays. It doesn't end well for him when he insults Raven's and Jinx's relationship within earshot shortly after they're engaged.



* LawfulStupid: Nightwing tries to arrest Jinx for [[spoiler: vandalism and murder after she helps him stop Overload by blowing up the factory they were in.]]

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* LawfulStupid: Nightwing tries to arrest Jinx for [[spoiler: vandalism and murder after she helps him stop Overload by blowing up the factory they were in.]]]] He's technically correct in doing so (she did damage derelict city property and [[spoiler: destroyed the A.I.]]), but it's roundly considered a suicidal move by both the Titans and Team Black Magic.



* NightmareFetishist: Melvin's creatures are noticeably darker and more twisted than when she was a child.

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* NightmareFetishist: Melvin's creatures are noticeably darker and more twisted than when she was a child.child, thanks to Gizmo introducing her to horror movies.



* PoorCommunicationKills: The plot kicks off by Raven assuming that if the team wanted to know more about her they'd ask, and the team assuming that if she wanted them to know she'd tell them.

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* PoorCommunicationKills: The plot kicks off by Raven assuming that if the team wanted to know more about her they'd ask, and the team assuming that if she wanted them to know she'd tell them. This lack of communication singlehandedly causes the Titans to eventually fracture.



* RealityEnsues: Starfire attacking Raven on her date severely damages the Titans' reputation. Batman mentions having heard all about it from "the Department of Justice. And the State Department, the Department of Defense, Homeland Security, and the leaders of the Armed Forces."

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* RealityEnsues: Starfire attacking Raven on her date severely damages the Titans' reputation. Since Starfire is also the next ruler of the Tamaran civilization, Batman mentions having heard all about it from "the Department of Justice. And the State Department, the Department of Defense, Homeland Security, and the leaders of the Armed Forces."" He also blasts her for summoning 3 Tamaran battlecruisers to come to Earth, stating that if any of those foreign ships or a single member of their crews enters the solar system, it would constitute a ''declaration of war'' between Earth and Tamaran.
** Zantanna's constant and unwarranted harassment of Chaotic members of the Eldritch Enclave, a place with a ''very strict'' code of neutrality and nonviolence for all members while on the premises, has resulted in five of the eight Arbitrators willing to cast her out and bestow warlock status on her, and Doctor Fate's reputation as an Order-aligned Arbitrator is in tatters from having to constantly defend her.



* SecretTestOfCharacter: The military branch Raven and co. join doesn't take any metahumans with a criminal record. In reality, they simply want to make sure the recruits are motivated (by bribing people to erase their records). The head even states that metahumans without criminal records are rarely cut out for the kind of work they'd have to do.

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* SecretTestOfCharacter: The military branch Raven and co. join doesn't take any metahumans with a criminal record. In reality, they simply want to make sure the recruits are motivated and willing to do unethical things to succeed in their goals (by bribing people to erase their records). The head even states that metahumans without criminal records are rarely cut out for the kind of work they'd have to do.do, being too passive and used to toeing the line.



* TookALevelInBadass: All of Team Black Magic due to both becoming more powerful in some cases (like Raven) and that they spent five years as black ops specialists..
** Also [[ShockAndAwe Overload]], [[MightyGlacier Cinderblock]], and [[BlobMonster Plasmus]].

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* TookALevelInBadass: All of Team Black Magic due to both becoming more powerful in some cases (like Raven) and that they spent five years as black ops specialists..
specialists.
** Also [[ShockAndAwe Overload]], [[MightyGlacier Cinderblock]], and [[BlobMonster Plasmus]].Plasmus]], who have all gotten a power boost from [[spoiler: Slade's artificer equipment]], making them strong enough that an individual Titan can't take them on alone.

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* ExactWords: [[spoiler: When Jinx and Nightwing are forced to team up against Overload, the Titan promises that "I'll work with you for this fight. The moment [Overload's] down, we're back to being enemies". Sure enough, the moment Jinx destroys the A.I.'s chip, Nightwing attacks her from behind and knocks her out]].


* EarnYourHappyEnding: Years after quitting the Teen Titans and joining a black ops military group, Raven and Jinx finally get married and adopt the three kid heroes they've been looking after.

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* EarnYourHappyEnding: Years after quitting the Teen Titans and joining a black ops military group, Raven and Jinx finally get married and adopt the three kid heroes they've been looking after.Melvin, Timmy, and Teether.



* PragmaticHero: Cyborg and Lisa dislike killing but they're also willing to admit it's sometimes necessary.

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* PragmaticHero: Cyborg and Lisa (aka Persephone) dislike killing but they're also willing to admit it's sometimes necessary.


* DeathIsCheap: [[Raven resurrects Jinx the chapter after she dies.]]

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* DeathIsCheap: [[Raven [[spoiler: Raven resurrects Jinx the chapter after she dies.]]


* [[spoiler:DeathIsCheap: Raven resurrects Jinx the chapter after she dies.]]
* EarnYourHappyEnding

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* [[spoiler:DeathIsCheap: Raven DeathIsCheap: [[Raven resurrects Jinx the chapter after she dies.]]
* EarnYourHappyEndingEarnYourHappyEnding: Years after quitting the Teen Titans and joining a black ops military group, Raven and Jinx finally get married and adopt the three kid heroes they've been looking after.



* TookALevelInBadass: All of Team Black Magic.

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* TookALevelInBadass: All of Team Black Magic.Magic due to both becoming more powerful in some cases (like Raven) and that they spent five years as black ops specialists..



* [[spoiler:YouKillItYouBoughtIt: Raven reveals that killing Trigon gave her control over his armies.]]

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* [[spoiler:YouKillItYouBoughtIt: Raven YouKillItYouBoughtIt: [[spoiler:Raven reveals that killing Trigon gave her control over his armies.]]

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* ABirthdayNotABreak: Raven's 19th birthday involves such hassles as fighting Dr. Light, facing [[spoiler:and embracing]] her demonic heritage, and fighting the Titans before quitting the team.


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* ForgottenBirthday: Near the end of the first story, Persephone wonders why Raven seemed moodier than usual that day, causing Cyborg to realize it's Raven's birthday. Though to be fair, she never makes a big deal of her birthday and last year they were sidetracked by Slade's resurrection.


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* ThatManIsDead: Terra is revived near the end of the first story but has lost all her memories and takes up the name Persephone instead.


* NothingPersonal: [[spoiler: Rage]] insists it's nothing personal (like the Mob) [[spoiler: killing Raven to escape her mind.]]
** ItsPersonal: She eventually decides it is personal for Raven keeping her locked up inside of her mind.



* TailorMadePrison: Raven's discovery of one [[spoiler: Robin built to use as a contingency against her]] is the final straw that convinces her to leave the Titans.



** Also [[ShockAndAwe Overload]], [[MightyGlacier Cinderblock]], and [[BlobMonster Plasmius]].

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** Also [[ShockAndAwe Overload]], [[MightyGlacier Cinderblock]], and [[BlobMonster Plasmius]].Plasmus]].

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* NiceJobBreakingItHero: [[spoiler:Starfire attacking Raven in public allowed Slade to learn about Raven coming back, thereby robbing Team Black Magic of their advantage of surprise.]]


* GentleGiant: Gizmo remarks that Mammoth takes [[MercyKill mercy kills] the hardest out of the group.

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* GentleGiant: Gizmo remarks that Mammoth takes [[MercyKill mercy kills] kills]] the hardest out of the group.


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* VillainsOutShopping: Raven and Jinx's date in the sequel, from the Titans' perspective.

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