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* AdultFear: Taiyang, Qrow, and Yang have it even worse here than canon. As bad as it was in canon here Ruby is Diablo's host. They are helpless to stop Diablo from corrupting Ruby after already losing her biological mother and it can get much worse from there.



* DarkIsNotEvil: Ruby dresses in black and red and [[BadPowersGoodPeople the host of the strongest Prime Evil]], yet she's a selfess heroine.

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* DarkIsNotEvil: Ruby dresses in black and red and [[BadPowersGoodPeople the host of the strongest Prime Evil]], yet she's a selfess selfless heroine.



* PrimalFear: Diablo's powers are based on this. It's most basic manifestation is an aura of terror, but it also comes in the flavors of fire and lightning for more direct offense.

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* PrimalFear: Diablo's powers are based on this. It's most basic manifestation is an aura of terror, but it also comes in the flavors of fire and lightning for a more direct offense.


** Chapter 17 expands more about this. [[spoiler:Remnant is [[EarthAllAlong Sanctuary]] thousands of years after the events of ''VideoGame/DiabloIII''. [[UnwittingInstagatorOfDoom Tyrael]] threw the Black Soulstone thinking it was heading to another dimension but in reality, sent it thousands of years in advance and was [[DetonationMoon the cause of the Moon's destruction]]. Still no JokerImmunity though.]]

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** Chapter 17 expands more about this. [[spoiler:Remnant is [[EarthAllAlong Sanctuary]] thousands of years after the events of ''VideoGame/DiabloIII''. [[UnwittingInstagatorOfDoom Tyrael]] threw the Black Soulstone thinking it was heading to another dimension but in reality, sent it thousands of years in advance and was he also [[DetonationMoon the cause of caused the Moon's destruction]]. Still no JokerImmunity though.]]


** Chapter 17 expands more about this. [[spoiler:Remnant is [[EarthAllAlong Sanctuary]] thousands of years after the events of ''VideoGame/DiabloIII''. [[UnwittingInstagatorOfDoom Tyrael]] threw the Black Soulstone thinking it was heading to another dimension but in reality, sent it thousands of years in advance and was [[DetonationMoon the cause of the Moon's destruction]].]]

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** Chapter 17 expands more about this. [[spoiler:Remnant is [[EarthAllAlong Sanctuary]] thousands of years after the events of ''VideoGame/DiabloIII''. [[UnwittingInstagatorOfDoom Tyrael]] threw the Black Soulstone thinking it was heading to another dimension but in reality, sent it thousands of years in advance and was [[DetonationMoon the cause of the Moon's destruction]]. Still no JokerImmunity though.]]


** Chapter 17 expands more about this. [[spoiler:Remnant is [[EarthAllAlong Sanctuary]] thousands of years after the events of ''VideoGame/DiabloIII''.]]

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** Chapter 17 expands more about this. [[spoiler:Remnant is [[EarthAllAlong Sanctuary]] thousands of years after the events of ''VideoGame/DiabloIII''. [[UnwittingInstagatorOfDoom Tyrael]] threw the Black Soulstone thinking it was heading to another dimension but in reality, sent it thousands of years in advance and was [[DetonationMoon the cause of the Moon's destruction]].]]


* HeroicWillpower: One of the factors keeping Diablo from fulling possessing Ruby. But he's chipping away at it, and Ruby knows that willpower alone won't be enough in the long run.

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* HeroicWillpower: One of the factors keeping Diablo from fulling possessing Ruby. But he's chipping away at it, and Ruby knows that willpower alone won't be enough in the long run.run [[spoiler:and due to her own SuperpoweredEvilSide, it goes by faster than she expected]].


* ColdBloodedTorture: [[spoiler:Andariel]] subjects the owner of a bookstore to this to get what [[spoiler:she]] wants from him.

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* ColdBloodedTorture: [[spoiler:Andariel]] subjects the owner of a bookstore to this to get what [[spoiler:she]] wants from him.ForTheEvulz.


** Chapter 17 expands more about this. [[spoiler:Remnant is [[EarthAllAlong Sanctuary]] created by [[BigBad Salem]] (Lilith) who controls it for thousands of years after the events of ''VideoGame/DiabloIII''.]]

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** Chapter 17 expands more about this. [[spoiler:Remnant is [[EarthAllAlong Sanctuary]] created by [[BigBad Salem]] (Lilith) who controls it for thousands of years after the events of ''VideoGame/DiabloIII''.]]


* NoodleIncident: Anyone who has played ''Reaper of Souls'' knows that Malthael broke the Black Soulstone and absorbed the shards in order to fight the Nephalem, and after his defeat Diablo escaped, more powerful than ever. Somehow, the Angiris Council managed to reconstruct the Black Soulstone and recapture Diablo, but how they did it is unexplained.


** At one point, Diablo tries to tempt Ruby into giving in with a promise of power. It doesn't work. [[spoiler:And even then Diablo is this without even trying [[VillainsNeverLie (he himself]] [[BrutallyHonest states this)]] when Ruby is starting to have demonic features (scales and starting to have a tail) and a darker mental personality.]]

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** At one point, Diablo tries to tempt Ruby into giving in with a promise of power. It doesn't work. [[spoiler:And even then Diablo is this without even trying [[VillainsNeverLie (he himself]] [[BrutallyHonest states this)]] when Ruby is starting to have demonic features (scales and starting to have a tail) and [[SuperpoweredEvilSide a darker mental personality.personality]].]]


** Chapter 17 expands more about this. [[spoiler:Remnant is [[EarthAllAlong Sanctuary]] created by [[BigBad Salem]] (Lilith) thousands of years after the events of ''VideoGame/DiabloIII''.]]

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** Chapter 17 expands more about this. [[spoiler:Remnant is [[EarthAllAlong Sanctuary]] created by [[BigBad Salem]] (Lilith) who controls it for thousands of years after the events of ''VideoGame/DiabloIII''.]]


* SuperpoweredEvilSide: Whenever Diablo assumes control of Ruby's body, this trope applies...sort of.

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* SuperpoweredEvilSide: Whenever Diablo assumes control of Ruby's body, this trope applies...sort of. [[spoiler:She herself develops one as Diablo's host yet she is in denial over its overall influence.]]


** Chapter 17 expands more about this. [[spoiler:Remnant is [[VideoGame/{{Diablo}} Sanctuary]] created by [[BigBad Salem]] (Lilith) thousands of years after the events of ''VideoGame/DiabloIII''.]]

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** Chapter 17 expands more about this. [[spoiler:Remnant is [[VideoGame/{{Diablo}} [[EarthAllAlong Sanctuary]] created by [[BigBad Salem]] (Lilith) thousands of years after the events of ''VideoGame/DiabloIII''.]]


** Chapter 17 expands more about this. [[spoiler:Remnant is [[VideoGame/{{Diablo}} Sanctuary]] created by [[BigBad Salem]] (Lilith).]]

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** Chapter 17 expands more about this. [[spoiler:Remnant is [[VideoGame/{{Diablo}} Sanctuary]] created by [[BigBad Salem]] (Lilith).(Lilith) thousands of years after the events of ''VideoGame/DiabloIII''.]]


* WhamEpisode: Chapter 16. It just might be possible for the Burning Hells to appear in Remnant when the [[spoiler: Tristram Cathedral]] is discovered. This discovery also shocked Diablo.

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* WhamEpisode: Chapter 16. It just might be possible for the Burning Hells to appear in Remnant when the [[spoiler: Tristram Cathedral]] is discovered. This discovery also shocked Diablo.Diablo.
** Chapter 17 expands more about this. [[spoiler:Remnant is [[VideoGame/{{Diablo}} Sanctuary]] created by [[BigBad Salem]] (Lilith).]]


* VillainsNeverLie: Diablo makes [[TraumaCongaLine no attempts]] [[BreakTheCutie to]] [[CorruptTheCutie hide]] [[DespairEventHorizon his plans]] [[FallenHero for Ruby]], and whenever she asks important questions, he tells her what's going on.

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* VillainsNeverLie: Diablo makes [[TraumaCongaLine no attempts]] [[BreakTheCutie to]] [[CorruptTheCutie hide]] [[DespairEventHorizon his plans]] [[FallenHero for Ruby]], and whenever she asks important questions, he tells her what's going on.on.
* WhamEpisode: Chapter 16. It just might be possible for the Burning Hells to appear in Remnant when the [[spoiler: Tristram Cathedral]] is discovered. This discovery also shocked Diablo.

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