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** The mere scope of what makes it cinematic and beautiful: [[spoiler: the fact that the entire sequence tracks from his village [[TrackingShot all the way]] to Trico's cave is a testament that no matter how many years, no matter how far apart they've been, sometimes friendship can span years and distance.]]


** Have the boy look at Trico after he shakes his armor off at the very beginning, and the boy will cheerfully say, "So that's what you look like. Nice to meet you, Trico.", which might be followed by Trico nuzzling him for the first time.

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** Have the boy look at Trico after he shakes his armor off at the very beginning, and the boy will cheerfully say, "So that's what you look like. Nice to meet you, Trico.", " which might be followed by Trico nuzzling him for the first time.


* The epilogue. [[spoiler:Several decades later, the boy, now an aged man, rediscovers the magic mirror after a group of village children find it buried into the ground. Wielding it again for the first time since his adventure as a child, he points the mirror skyward as the camera travels [[TrackingShot all the way back to the Nest]], into the dark chamber from the start of the game. Suddenly, Trico's familiar glowing eyes emerge from the darkness, accompanied by a ''second'' pair of eyes. Not only does this imply that Trico is alive and well, it appears that [[BabiesEverAfter it now has a child of its own]].]]

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* The epilogue. [[spoiler:Several decades later, the boy, now an aged man, rediscovers the magic mirror shield after a group of village children find it buried into the ground. Wielding it again for the first time since his adventure as a child, he points the mirror skyward as the camera travels [[TrackingShot all the way back to the Nest]], into the dark chamber from the start of the game. Suddenly, Trico's familiar glowing eyes emerge from the darkness, accompanied by a ''second'' pair of eyes. Not only does this imply that Trico is alive and well, it appears that [[BabiesEverAfter it now has a child of its own]].]]

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[[caption-width-right:350:Everybody wants a Trico now...]]


** Have the boy look at Trico after he shakes his armor off at the very beginning, and the boy will cheerily say "So that's what you look like. Nice to meet you, Trico." which might be followed by Trico nuzzling him for the first time.

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** Have the boy look at Trico after he shakes his armor off at the very beginning, and the boy will cheerily say cheerfully say, "So that's what you look like. Nice to meet you, Trico." ", which might be followed by Trico nuzzling him for the first time.



* The narration itself in general. The boy, as an adult, fondly talks about how he and Trico formed a bond and a mutual understanding that helped them in their journey. [[spoiler: It shows that despite the years following their separation, he still hasn't forgotten about Trico. The ending also implies they will be reunited.]]

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* The narration itself in general. The boy, as an adult, fondly talks about how he and Trico formed a bond and a mutual understanding that helped them in their journey. [[spoiler: It [[spoiler:It shows that despite the years following their separation, he still hasn't forgotten about Trico. The ending also implies they will be reunited.]]



* [[spoiler: After Trico and the Boy's second encounter with a mind control chamber, Trico assumes the Boy is dead, [[PleaseWakeUp but gently nudges and moves him around before placing him in a puddle of water, attempting to wake him]]. Trico quite literally jumps for joy when the Boy does wake up.]]

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* [[spoiler: After [[spoiler:After Trico and the Boy's second encounter with a mind control an antenna chamber, Trico assumes the Boy is dead, [[PleaseWakeUp but gently nudges and moves him around before placing him in a puddle of water, attempting to wake him]]. Trico quite literally jumps for joy when the Boy does wake up.]]



* After the companions' [[spoiler:third encounter with the dark Trico, your Trico is left a beaten, exhausted mess on the ground, and you spend some time giving Trico barrels while he's so weak he can only grab them while the boy holds them to his mouth. Petting Trico results in the boy saying his name in a sad, worried tone, and Trico will stir and whimper in response to his touch. After having fed Trico enough barrels, the scene pans away to reveal Trico and the boy proceeding to fall asleep next to each other the entire night, the boy curled up by Trico's tummy. ]]

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* After the companions' [[spoiler:third encounter with the dark Trico, your Trico is left a beaten, exhausted mess on the ground, and you spend some time giving Trico barrels while he's so weak he can only grab them while the boy holds them to his mouth. Petting Trico results in the boy saying his name in a sad, worried tone, and Trico will stir and whimper in response to his touch. After having fed Trico enough barrels, the scene pans away to reveal Trico and the boy proceeding to fall asleep next to each other the entire night, the boy curled up by Trico's tummy. ]]



** If you press the circle button when [[spoiler:the camera pans into the cave, Trico's horns will light up as well. It's as if he's directly responding to the player, telling you, "I hear you".]] *tear*
* The mere fact that the game finally released was heartwarming enough for many of the people who followed it for years. Many saw it as a bright spot in the otherwise disappointing year of 2016.

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** If you press the circle button when [[spoiler:the camera pans into the cave, Trico's horns will light up as well. It's as if he's directly responding to the player, telling you, "I hear you".]] *tear*
''[TenderTears]''
* The mere fact that the game finally released was heartwarming enough for many of the people who followed it for years. Many saw it as a bright spot in the otherwise disappointing year of 2016.2016.
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* The moment after [[spoiler:you defeat the Master of the Valley, and the other Tricos snap out of it. Rather than tend to its wounds, your Trico checks to see if the Boy is alright.]]
* After the long SoloSequence, when you're reunited with Trico in the other Trico's nest. You're trapped in a cage, but Trico is so happy to see you that he tries to nuzzle you through the bars anyway. It then becomes funny when Trico realizes the cage you're in ''rolls'' and he bats you around a bit--gently, of course, but still like a giant cat with a ball of tin foil.
* After the companions' [[spoiler:third encounter with the dark Trico, your Trico is left a beaten, exhausted mess on the ground, and you spend some time giving Trico barrels while he's so weak he can only grab them while the boy holds them to his mouth. Petting Trico results in the boy saying his name in a sad, worried tone, and Trico will stir and whimper in response to his touch. After having fed Trico enough barrels, the scene pans away to reveal Trico and the boy proceeding to fall asleep next to each other the entire night, the boy curled up by Trico's tummy. ]]



* The mere fact that the game finally released was heartwarming enough for many of the people who followed it for years. Many saw it as a bright spot in the otherwise disappointing year of 2016.
* The moment after [[spoiler:you defeat the Master of the Valley, and the other Tricos snap out of it. Rather than tend to its wounds, your Trico checks to see if the Boy is alright.]]
* After the long SoloSequence, when you're reunited with Trico in the other Trico's nest. You're trapped in a cage, but Trico is so happy to see you that he tries to nuzzle you through the bars anyway. It then becomes funny when Trico realizes the cage you're in ''rolls'' and he bats you around a bit--gently, of course, but still like a giant cat with a ball of tin foil.
* After the companions' [[spoiler:third encounter with the dark Trico, the main Trico is left a beaten, exhausted mess on the ground, and you spend some time giving Trico barrels while he's so weak he can only grab them while the boy holds them to his mouth. Petting Trico results in the boy saying his name in a sad, worried tone, and Trico will stir and whimper in response to his touch. After having fed Trico enough barrels, the scene pans away to reveal Trico and the boy proceeding to fall asleep next to each other the entire night, the boy curled up by Trico's tummy. ]]

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* The mere fact that the game finally released was heartwarming enough for many of the people who followed it for years. Many saw it as a bright spot in the otherwise disappointing year of 2016.
* The moment after [[spoiler:you defeat the Master of the Valley, and the other Tricos snap out of it. Rather than tend to its wounds, your Trico checks to see if the Boy is alright.]]
* After the long SoloSequence, when you're reunited with Trico in the other Trico's nest. You're trapped in a cage, but Trico is so happy to see you that he tries to nuzzle you through the bars anyway. It then becomes funny when Trico realizes the cage you're in ''rolls'' and he bats you around a bit--gently, of course, but still like a giant cat with a ball of tin foil.
* After the companions' [[spoiler:third encounter with the dark Trico, the main Trico is left a beaten, exhausted mess on the ground, and you spend some time giving Trico barrels while he's so weak he can only grab them while the boy holds them to his mouth. Petting Trico results in the boy saying his name in a sad, worried tone, and Trico will stir and whimper in response to his touch. After having fed Trico enough barrels, the scene pans away to reveal Trico and the boy proceeding to fall asleep next to each other the entire night, the boy curled up by Trico's tummy. ]]
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* After the long SoloSequence, when you're reunited with Trico in the other Trico's nest. You're trapped in a cage, but Trico is so happy to see you that he tries to nuzzle you through the bars anyway. It then becomes funny when Trico realizes the cage you're in ''rolls'' and he bats you around a bit--gently, of course, but still like a giant cat with a ball of tin foil.

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* After the long SoloSequence, when you're reunited with Trico in the other Trico's nest. You're trapped in a cage, but Trico is so happy to see you that he tries to nuzzle you through the bars anyway. It then becomes funny when Trico realizes the cage you're in ''rolls'' and he bats you around a bit--gently, of course, but still like a giant cat with a ball of tin foil.foil.
* After the companions' [[spoiler:third encounter with the dark Trico, the main Trico is left a beaten, exhausted mess on the ground, and you spend some time giving Trico barrels while he's so weak he can only grab them while the boy holds them to his mouth. Petting Trico results in the boy saying his name in a sad, worried tone, and Trico will stir and whimper in response to his touch. After having fed Trico enough barrels, the scene pans away to reveal Trico and the boy proceeding to fall asleep next to each other the entire night, the boy curled up by Trico's tummy. ]]


** Have the boy look at Trico after he shakes his armor off at the very beginning, and the boy will cheerily say "So that's what you look like. Nice to meet you, Trico.", which might be followed by Trico nuzzling him for the first time.

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** Have the boy look at Trico after he shakes his armor off at the very beginning, and the boy will cheerily say "So that's what you look like. Nice to meet you, Trico.", " which might be followed by Trico nuzzling him for the first time.


* Many of the boy's interactions with Trico. For one thing, if you press the use button while standing next to him, the boy starts petting Trico affectionately while Trico nuzzles up to him in a way that's absolutely adorable. This is also necessary as whenever Trico defends the boy, he becomes riled up and you can't progress until you calm him back down, which is also heartwarming.

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* Many of the boy's interactions with Trico. For one thing, if you press the use button while standing next to him, the boy starts petting Trico affectionately while Trico nuzzles up to him in a way that's absolutely adorable. This is also necessary necessary, as whenever Trico defends the boy, he becomes riled up and you can't progress until you calm him back down, which is also heartwarming.



** The third time you enter [[spoiler:the antenna room, Trico refuses to let it happen again and resists the control this time until the boy uses the shield to destroy the device. Stand in front of Trico afterwards and he will bend down to nuzzle the boy as he's thrilled that he's okay.]]
* In a mix of this and Awesome: throughout the game the boy occasionally has to get rid of some eye-glass things that Trico is afraid of. At one point, [[spoiler:the evil robot soldiers outnumber the boy and takes him away while others are holding the glass eyes to prevent Trico from helping him. The bond between the boy and Trico has grown so strong at this point, however, that [[FriendshipMoment Trico manages to ignore his fear and leaps in to attack, freeing the boy]].]]

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** The third time you enter [[spoiler:the antenna room, Trico refuses to let it happen again and resists the control this time him again, resisting it until the boy uses the shield to destroy the device. Stand in front of Trico afterwards afterwards, and he will bend down to nuzzle the boy as he's boy, thrilled that he's okay.]]
* In a mix of this and Awesome: throughout the game game, the boy occasionally has to get rid of some eye-glass things that Trico is afraid of. At one point, [[spoiler:the evil robot soldiers outnumber the boy and takes him away while others are holding the glass eyes to prevent Trico from helping him. The bond between the boy and Trico has grown so strong at this point, however, that [[FriendshipMoment Trico manages to ignore his fear and leaps in to attack, freeing the boy]].]]



** If you press the circle button when [[spoiler:the camera pans into the cave, Trico's horns will light up as well. It's as if he's directly responding to the player, telling you, "I hear you".]] *tear

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** If you press the circle button when [[spoiler:the camera pans into the cave, Trico's horns will light up as well. It's as if he's directly responding to the player, telling you, "I hear you".]] *tear*tear*


** The third time you enter [[spoiler:the antenna room, Trico refuses to let it happen again and resists the control this time until the boy uses the shield to destroy the device. Stand in front of Trico afterwards and he will likely bend down to snuggle the boy as he's thrilled that he's okay.]]

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** The third time you enter [[spoiler:the antenna room, Trico refuses to let it happen again and resists the control this time until the boy uses the shield to destroy the device. Stand in front of Trico afterwards and he will likely bend down to snuggle nuzzle the boy as he's thrilled that he's okay.]]


*** The third time you enter [[spoiler:the antenna room, Trico refuses to let it happen again and resists the control this time until the boy uses the shield to destroy the device. Stand in front of Trico afterwards and he will likely bend down to snuggle the boy as he's thrilled that he's okay.]]

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*** ** The third time you enter [[spoiler:the antenna room, Trico refuses to let it happen again and resists the control this time until the boy uses the shield to destroy the device. Stand in front of Trico afterwards and he will likely bend down to snuggle the boy as he's thrilled that he's okay.]]


* In a mix of this and Awesome: throughout the game the boy occasionally has to get rid of some eye-glass things that Trico is afraid of. At one point, [[spoiler:the evil robot soldiers outnumber the boy and takes him away while others are holding the glass eyes to prevent Trico from helping him. The bond between the boy and Trico has grown so strong at this point, however, that [[FriendshipMoment Trico manages to ignore his fear and swoop in to attack, freeing the boy]].]]

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*** The third time you enter [[spoiler:the antenna room, Trico refuses to let it happen again and resists the control this time until the boy uses the shield to destroy the device. Stand in front of Trico afterwards and he will likely bend down to snuggle the boy as he's thrilled that he's okay.]]
* In a mix of this and Awesome: throughout the game the boy occasionally has to get rid of some eye-glass things that Trico is afraid of. At one point, [[spoiler:the evil robot soldiers outnumber the boy and takes him away while others are holding the glass eyes to prevent Trico from helping him. The bond between the boy and Trico has grown so strong at this point, however, that [[FriendshipMoment Trico manages to ignore his fear and swoop leaps in to attack, freeing the boy]].]]


** Have the boy look at Trico after he shakes his armor off at the very beginning, and the boy will cheerily say "So that's what you look like. Nice to meet you, Trico.", which might be followed by Tico nuzzling him for the first time.

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** Have the boy look at Trico after he shakes his armor off at the very beginning, and the boy will cheerily say "So that's what you look like. Nice to meet you, Trico.", which might be followed by Tico Trico nuzzling him for the first time.


** Have the boy look at Trico after he shakes his armor off at the very beginning, and the boy will say "So that's what you look like. Nice to meet you, Trico." in a happy voice, which might be followed by Tico nuzzling him for the first time.

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** Have the boy look at Trico after he shakes his armor off at the very beginning, and the boy will cheerily say "So that's what you look like. Nice to meet you, Trico." in a happy voice, ", which might be followed by Tico nuzzling him for the first time.

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** Have the boy look at Trico after he shakes his armor off at the very beginning, and the boy will say "So that's what you look like. Nice to meet you, Trico." in a happy voice, which might be followed by Tico nuzzling him for the first time.

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