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* BreakingTheFourthWall: [[spoiler: '''Why am I talking to myself??''']]


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* VoiceOfDramatic: [[LargeHam The Narrator!]]

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* BerserkButton: The Planet Smasher. [[spoiler: He hates musicals]]!

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* TheEmpire: Queen Blattaria's Poozer empire on Titan.


* NotSoDifferent: Ziltoid and Captain Spectacular, even though Ziltoid tries to deny it. [[

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* NotSoDifferent: Ziltoid and Captain Spectacular, even though Ziltoid tries to deny it. [[

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* DidYouActuallyBelieve: [[spoiler: Well, he signed it in pencil.]]
** [[spoiler: With his left hand!]]


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* NotSoDifferent: Ziltoid and Captain Spectacular, even though Ziltoid tries to deny it. [[


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* WhamLine: [[spoiler: "We have - the same - '''mother'''!"]] - "Woah!!"


* VillainWithGoodReputation: Ziltoid at the beginning. [[spoiler: It doesn't last long.]]

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* VillainWithGoodReputation: VillainWithGoodPublicity: Ziltoid at the beginning. [[spoiler: It doesn't last long.]]

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* VillainWithGoodReputation: Ziltoid at the beginning. [[spoiler: It doesn't last long.]]

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* BalefulPolymorph: The humans hit by the Deathray are turned into Poozers.


* AudienceParticipationSong: ''Z
'' and ''Dimension Z'' are unsual examples, given the fact that the audience participates '''on the album'''.

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* AudienceParticipationSong: ''Z
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''Z2'' and ''Dimension Z'' are unsual examples, given the fact that the audience participates '''on the album'''.


** The humans on ''Z
'' and ''Dimension Z''.

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** The humans on ''Z
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''Z2'' and ''Dimension Z''.

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* SpokenWordInMusic: A lot of it.


* AudienceParticipationSong: ''Z
'' and ''Dimension Z'' are unsual examples, given the fact that the audience participates '''on the album'''.

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* AudienceParticipationSong: ''Z
'' and ''Dimension Z'' are unsual examples, given the fact that the audience participates '''on the album'''.
''Z



** The humans on ''Z
'' and ''Dimension Z''.

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** The humans on ''Z
'' and ''Dimension Z''.
''Z



* EvilPlan: Ziltoid has an [[Laughably Evil extraordinarily devilish one]], pretending to be Captain Spectacular's ally and betraying him in the moment of truth!

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* EvilPlan: Ziltoid has an [[Laughably Evil [[LaughablyEvil extraordinarily devilish one]], pretending to be Captain Spectacular's ally and betraying him in the moment of truth!



* SelfBackingVocalist: Since it's Devin, this is a given, BUT it's not as frequent as on other albums, since the choir on several songs was sung by [[Audienceparticipation fans from around the world]].

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* SelfBackingVocalist: Since it's Devin, this is a given, BUT it's not as frequent as on other albums, since the choir on several songs was sung by [[Audienceparticipation [[AudienceParticipation fans from around the world]].


* Anti-Hero: Ziltoid.

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* Anti-Hero: AntiHero: Ziltoid.


* Anti-Hero: Ziltoid.
* AudienceParticipationSong: ''Z
* TheBigBad: You'd expect it to be Ziltoid once again, but it's Queen Blattaria in this case.
* CallBack: The Poozer speech in ''Deathray'' is one to ''Ziltoidia Attaxx!!'' from Music/ZiltoidTheOmniscient.
* ChronicVillainy: Ziltoid simply can't seem to keep away from being evil.
* CrowdSong: A lot of them, with two different crowds:
** The Poozers on ''Deathray'' and ''March of the Poozers''.
** The humans on ''Z
* EmpathicWeapon: Herman the Planet Smasher! He uses a special kind of BreathWeapon ...



* GodSaveUsFromTheQueen: That is, saving Earth from Queen Blataria.

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* EvilPlan: Ziltoid has an [[Laughably Evil extraordinarily devilish one]], pretending to be Captain Spectacular's ally and betraying him in the moment of truth!
* EvilVsEvil: The War Princess vs. Ziltoid.
* GodSaveUsFromTheQueen: That is, saving Earth from Queen Blataria.Blattaria.
* GutturalGrowler: Devin uses some growls on the album, especially on ''Ziltoid Goes Home''.



* IWantSong: ''War Princess''. Queen Blattaria really wants that [[McGuffin coffee]].
* LaughablyEvil: Ziltoid and Queen Blattaria are two different shades of this.
* LighterAndSofter: It's [[Music/ZiltoidTheOmniscient precursor]] is much more abrasive in production and overall atmosphere.
** This one still has its fair share of heavy moments though.



* WorldOfHam: Unlike the last album, this one has a much more campy, tongue in cheek feeling to it, making it seem more like a cheesy 50s sci-fi movie. Aside from Ziltoid himself we now have Captain Spectacular (unsurprising considering he's voiced by Wrestling/ChrisJericho), Blataria the war princess and even the narrator.

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* SelfBackingVocalist: Since it's Devin, this is a given, BUT it's not as frequent as on other albums, since the choir on several songs was sung by [[Audienceparticipation fans from around the world]].
* SequelEscalation: It's much bigger in scale than Music/ZiltoidTheOmniscient, adding one villain and a whole alien race to [[AlienInvasion invade]] Earth with [[InterstellarWeapon Insterstellar Weapons]].
* SpiritualSuccessor: Obviously one to Music/ZiltoidTheOmniscient.
* ThatRemindsMeOfASong: [[spoiler: ''[[DreadfulMusician Mmmmeeeeemoryyy..!]]'' ]]
* VillainSong: ''War Princess'' is this for Queen Blattaria.
* WorldOfHam: Unlike the last album, this one has a much more campy, tongue in cheek feeling to it, making it seem more like a cheesy 50s sci-fi movie. Aside from Ziltoid himself we now have Captain Spectacular (unsurprising considering he's voiced by Wrestling/ChrisJericho), Blataria the war princess and even the narrator.narrator.
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Devin Townsend: [[IAmTheBand vocals, guitar, bass, keyboards, drum programming, production, mixing, engineering.]]

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* Devin Townsend: [[IAmTheBand vocals, guitar, bass, keyboards, drum programming, production, mixing, engineering.]]
Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Programming
* Dave Young: Guitars, Keyboards
* Brian "Beevis" Waddell: Bass
* Ryan van Poederooyen: Drums
* Mike Young: Keyboards
* Anneke van Giersbergen: Vocals (backing)



* MillionMookMarch: ''The March of the Poozers!''

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* HeelFaceTurn: Ziltoid makes one when he learns that [[spoiler:Captain Spectacular is his half brother.]]
* MillionMookMarch: ''The March of the Poozers!''Poozers!''
* WorldOfHam: Unlike the last album, this one has a much more campy, tongue in cheek feeling to it, making it seem more like a cheesy 50s sci-fi movie. Aside from Ziltoid himself we now have Captain Spectacular (unsurprising considering he's voiced by Wrestling/ChrisJericho), Blataria the war princess and even the narrator.

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