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The second book in the trilogy, ''Insurgent'', was released on May 1, 2012. The third and final installment, ''Allegiant'' was released October 22, 2013. There are also a series of four ebooks that show Four's story from his point of view: ''The Transfer'' (Sept 3, 2013), ''The Initiate'' (Dec 17, 2013), ''The Son'' (Jan 21, 2014), and ''The Traitor'' (Feb 11, 2014), with these stories being collected in the book ''Four: A Divergent Collection'', released on July 8th, 2014.

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The second book in the trilogy, ''Insurgent'', was released on May 1, 2012. The third and final installment, ''Allegiant'' was released October 22, 2013. There are also a series of four ebooks that show Four's story from his point of view: ''The Transfer'' (Sept 3, 2013), ''The Initiate'' (Dec 17, 2013), ''The Son'' (Jan 21, 2014), and ''The Traitor'' (Feb 11, 2014), with these stories being collected in the book ''Four: A Divergent Collection'', released on July 8th, 2014.
2014. A short story called ''We Can Be Mended'' was also released in 2017 and served as an epilogue to the series.


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* BabiesEverAfter: [[spoiler:In ''We Can Be Mended'', Zeke and Shauna are expecting a child. Tobias and Christina fight over who get to name it, but no one end up getting the right.]]


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* HookedUpAfterwards: [[spoiler:''We Can Be Mended'' details how Tobias and Christina move on from their sorrows of losing Tris and Will, respectively, and end up becoming a couple. It's also mentioned that Cara and Matthew hooked up and are planning to marry.]]


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* SecondLove: [[spoiler:''We Can Be Mended'' reveals that Tobias and Christina eventually become this to each other, following the deaths of Tris and Will.]]


* FiveBadBand
** BigBad: Jeanine Matthews the Erudite leader who wants to wipe out all Divergent.
** TheDragon: Max the man in charge of Dauntless that join Jeanine's side and the one that acts as her spokesman to Candor.
** TheEvilGenius: [[spoiler:Caleb Prior who acts as TheMole for Jeanine in Tris' group.]]
** TheBrute: Eric who is more AxCrazy than the others.
** TheDarkChick: Peter, a Dauntless initiate who was chosen to act as a guard inside the compound and later is in charge of guarding Tris.


** Nita in '' The Divergent Series: Allegiant'' [[spoiler:does not try to rebel against the Bureau for mistreating the genetically-damaged like she does]] in ''Allegiant''. [[spoiler:While she does assist Tris and co. against the Bureau's orders, it's because she (and everybody else in the Bureau) knows that David is up to no good, not because of a personal vendetta that Tris is sympathetic with]].

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** Nita in '' The Divergent Series: Allegiant'' [[spoiler:does not try to rebel against the Bureau for mistreating the genetically-damaged genetically-damaged]] like she does]] does in ''Allegiant''. [[spoiler:While she does assist Tris and co. against the Bureau's orders, it's because she (and everybody else in the Bureau) knows that David is up to no good, not because of a personal vendetta that Tris is sympathetic with]].


* InterchangeableAsianCultures: Tori Wu is played by Maggie Q, whose Asian heritage is Vietnamese. No Vietnamese surname begins with a "W". Tori herself is implied to be a Chinese American ("Wu" is one of the most common Chinese surnames in the United States).


** [[spoiler:Nita]] in '' The Divergent Series: Allegiant'' [[spoiler:does not try to rebel against the Bureau for mistreating the genetically-damaged like she does]] in ''Allegiant''. [[spoiler:While she does assist Tris and co. against the Bureau's orders, it's because she (and everybody else in the Bureau) knows that David is up to no good, not because of a personal vendetta that Tris is sympathetic with]].

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** [[spoiler:Nita]] Nita in '' The Divergent Series: Allegiant'' [[spoiler:does not try to rebel against the Bureau for mistreating the genetically-damaged like she does]] in ''Allegiant''. [[spoiler:While she does assist Tris and co. against the Bureau's orders, it's because she (and everybody else in the Bureau) knows that David is up to no good, not because of a personal vendetta that Tris is sympathetic with]].


* AdaptationExpansion: Thanks to the plans to split ''Allegiant'' into two films, its first part, ''The Divergent Series: Allegiant'' allow for many chances at this.

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* AdaptationExpansion: Thanks to the plans to split ''Allegiant'' into two films, its first part, ''The Divergent Series: Allegiant'' allow Allegiant'', allows for many chances at this.


** ''The Divergent Series: Insurgent'' also has "With Creator/NaomiWatts".

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** ''The Divergent Series: Insurgent'' also has "With "with Creator/NaomiWatts".


* InNameOnly: The third film adaptation, ''The Divergent Series: Allegiant'' uses some elements and characters from the book it's based on, ''Allegiant'', as groundwork, but it otherwise has ''very'' different direction to the story it takes. Namely, it [[spoiler:skips a whole arc from the novel (Nita's rebellion), reveals David as the villain much earlier, modifies some backgrounds (Natalie didn't just come from the fringes; she's from another city entirely, an experimental one like Chicago to boot), and even makes up some elements that just weren't there in the novel (the City of Providence). It also has Evelyn and Johanna reconcile, Marcus having his memories erased, and the whole city knowing about the outside world before Tris is able to perform her HeroicSacrifice like she does in the novel. Essentially, it's a full adaptation of ''Allegiant'', but with a decidedly happy ending.]]

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* InNameOnly: The third film adaptation, ''The Divergent Series: Allegiant'' uses some elements and characters from the book it's based on, ''Allegiant'', as groundwork, but it otherwise has ''very'' different direction to the story it takes. Namely, it [[spoiler:skips a whole arc from the novel (Nita's rebellion), reveals David as the villain much earlier, modifies some backgrounds (Natalie didn't just come from the fringes; she's from another city entirely, an experimental one like Chicago to boot), and even makes up some elements that just weren't there in the novel (the City of Providence). It also has Evelyn and Johanna reconcile, Marcus having his memories erased, and the whole city knowing about the outside world before Tris is able to perform her HeroicSacrifice like she does in the novel. Essentially, it's a full loose adaptation of ''Allegiant'', but ''Allegiant'' with a decidedly happy ending.]]


* InNameOnly: The third film adaptation, ''The Divergent Series: Allegiant'' uses some elements and characters from the book it's based on, ''Allegiant'', as groundwork, but it otherwise has ''very'' different direction to the story it takes. Namely, it [[spoiler:skips a whole arc from the novel (Nita's rebellion), reveals David as the villain much earlier, modifies some backgrounds (Natalie didn't just come from the fringes; she's from another city entirely, an experimental one like Chicago to boot), and even makes up some elements that just weren't there in the novel (the City of Providence). It also has Evelyn and Johanna reconcile, Marcus having his memories erased, and the whole city knowing about the outside world before Tris is able to perform her HeroicSacrifice like she does in the novel. Essentially, it's a full adaptation of ''Allegiant'', but with a decidedly happy ending. It will be very interesting to see how ''Ascendant'' is going to continue where it left off.]]
* InterchangeableAsianCultures: Tori Wu is played by Maggie Q, whose Asian heritage is Vietnamese. No Vietnamese surname begins with a "W". Tori herself is implied to be a Chinese American ("Wu" is one of the most common Chinese surnames in the United States).

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* InNameOnly: The third film adaptation, ''The Divergent Series: Allegiant'' uses some elements and characters from the book it's based on, ''Allegiant'', as groundwork, but it otherwise has ''very'' different direction to the story it takes. Namely, it [[spoiler:skips a whole arc from the novel (Nita's rebellion), reveals David as the villain much earlier, modifies some backgrounds (Natalie didn't just come from the fringes; she's from another city entirely, an experimental one like Chicago to boot), and even makes up some elements that just weren't there in the novel (the City of Providence). It also has Evelyn and Johanna reconcile, Marcus having his memories erased, and the whole city knowing about the outside world before Tris is able to perform her HeroicSacrifice like she does in the novel. Essentially, it's a full adaptation of ''Allegiant'', but with a decidedly happy ending. It will be very interesting to see how ''Ascendant'' is going to continue where it left off.]]
* InterchangeableAsianCultures: Tori Wu is played by Maggie Q, whose Asian heritage is Vietnamese. No Vietnamese surname begins with a "W". Tori herself is implied to be a Chinese American ("Wu" is one of the most common Chinese surnames in the United States).


* AdaptationExpansion: Thanks to ''Allegiant'' being split into two films, its first part, ''The Divergent Series: Allegiant'' allow for many chances at this.
** [[spoiler:An additional subplot concerns the "rescue" (actually more like putting more people into the Bureau) of a village's worth of people. It serves as the first indication to Four that David is not what he seems]].
** [[spoiler:A meeting with the council members at the city of Providence finally causes Tris to discover David's true intentions. She does not learn about his alignment until very far into the novel]].
** [[spoiler:The whole plot about the memory serum is moved to much earlier in the timeline. Because Nita's rebellion is adapted out, Four immediately goes to Chicago following the aforementioned village's rescue, and Tris gets to visit Chicago again (in the novel, she spends her entire time in the Bureau). The battle between the Allegiant and the factionless is thus expanded, not to mention furthering Evelyn's role (she's essentially relegated to the background until Four's visit in the novel, which happens much, much later). David also has a very direct role in the battle. How ''The Divergent Series: Ascendant'' is going to fill the rest of the book's events is yet to be seen, seeing that the only event left uncovered is Tris' death]].

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* AdaptationExpansion: Thanks to the plans to split ''Allegiant'' being split into two films, its first part, ''The Divergent Series: Allegiant'' allow for many chances at this.
** [[spoiler:An additional subplot concerns the "rescue" (actually more like putting more people into the Bureau) of a village's worth of people. It serves as the first indication to Four that David is not what he seems]].
seems.]]
** [[spoiler:A meeting with the council members at the city of Providence finally causes Tris to discover David's true intentions. She does not learn about his alignment until very far into the novel]].
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** [[spoiler:The whole plot about the memory serum is moved to much earlier in the timeline. Because Nita's rebellion is adapted out, Four immediately goes to Chicago following the aforementioned village's rescue, and Tris gets to visit Chicago again (in the novel, she spends her entire time in the Bureau). The battle between the Allegiant and the factionless is thus expanded, not to mention furthering Evelyn's role (she's essentially relegated to the background until Four's visit in the novel, which happens much, much later). David also has a very direct role in the battle. How ]] Due to the second part of the film adaptation, ''The Divergent Series: Ascendant'' is Ascendant'', ultimately getting cancelled, how it was going to fill the rest of the book's events is yet to be seen, remains unclear, seeing that the only major event from the novel left uncovered is [[spoiler:was Tris' death]].death.]]


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* FriendshipStrainingCompetition: Despite Tris making friends with Al during training in ''Divergent'', her skill in training made her a threat, and he was at the bottom of the list. The need to rise in the ranks led him to join Peter in attempting to [[spoiler: murder her, along with kidnapping and molesting her]]. When he tried to apologize, she furiously refused to accept it. His guilt for hurting her over the competition led him to [[spoiler: commit suicide,]] and led her to question if her refusal to forgive him was right.


* CaliforniaDoubling: Averted in ''Divergent'' - as it was shot almost entirely on location in Chicago. ''The Divergent Series: Insurgent'' and ''The Divergent Series: Allegiant'' were shot in Atlanta for the scenes outside Chicago.


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* AbsurdlyYouthfulParents: Seems to be pretty heavily implied as the norm in ''Allegiant'', given that Natalie and Andrew [[spoiler:were together before they entered Abnegation together]], and that [[spoiler:the Bureau requires that all persons entering the experiment promise to have a minimum number of children to ensure the survival of their "corrected genes"]].

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* AbsurdlyYouthfulParents: Seems to be pretty heavily implied as the norm in ''Allegiant'', given that Natalie and Andrew [[spoiler:were together before they entered Abnegation together]], and that [[spoiler:the Bureau requires that all persons entering the experiment promise to have a minimum number of children to ensure the survival of their "corrected genes"]].




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* MoodyTrailerCoverSong: ''Insurgent'' uses a moodier cover of Music/LouisArmstrong's happy "What a Wonderful World" ironically, as much destruction goes on in the trailer as it plays.



* VillainousValor: [[spoiler:''Jeanine'': (with a knife to her throat as Tris tries to make her shut off the mind-control program) I admire that you're willing to die for what you believe. So am I]].

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* VillainousValor: [[spoiler:''Jeanine'': (with a knife Said by [[spoiler:Jeanine to her throat as Tris tries to make her shut off the mind-control program) I Tris]].
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