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* LittleNo: Avocato and Gary quietly and fearfully say "no..." seconds apart from each other when they notice the sticky grenade. Little Cato immediately joins in with a louder one just as Avocato takes it and gets as far out of range as he can.
* LuredIntoATrap: As show in the previous episode, the message Little Cato send is a trap to lure Avocato and Mooncake to the Lord Commander. Avocato however predicts this.

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* LittleNo: Avocato and Gary quietly and fearfully say "no..." seconds apart from each other when they notice the sticky grenade. Little Cato immediately joins in with [[BigNo a louder one one]] just as Avocato takes it and gets as far out of range as he can.
* LuredIntoATrap: As show in the previous episode, the message Little Cato send sent is a trap to lure Avocato and Mooncake to the Lord Commander. Avocato however predicts this.


* LuredIntoATrap: As show in the previous episode, the message Little Cato send is a trap to lure Avocato and Mooncake to the Lord Commander. Avocato is however GenreSavvy enough to predict this.

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* LuredIntoATrap: As show in the previous episode, the message Little Cato send is a trap to lure Avocato and Mooncake to the Lord Commander. Avocato is however GenreSavvy enough to predict predicts this.


* LittleNo

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* LittleNoLittleNo: Avocato and Gary quietly and fearfully say "no..." seconds apart from each other when they notice the sticky grenade. Little Cato immediately joins in with a louder one just as Avocato takes it and gets as far out of range as he can.


* GlowingEyes:
** Little Cato has these when the Lord Commander possesses him.

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* GlowingEyes:
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GlowingEyes: Little Cato has these when the Lord Commander possesses him.



* InternalReveal: Thanks to HUE, Quinn finally gets to see the hundredths of video messages Gary send her during his five years in space.
* IKnowYoureInThereSomewhereFight: Said by Avocato to Little Cato to try and snap his son out of his mind control. He finally success by giving his son a CooldownHug.

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* InternalReveal: Thanks to HUE, Quinn finally gets to see the hundredths of video messages Gary send her during his five years in space. \n This allows her to gain a better understanding of him as a person, but she still insists that she's not romantically interested in him.
* IKnowYoureInThereSomewhereFight: Said by Avocato to Little Cato to try and snap his son out of his mind control. He finally success suceeds by giving his son a CooldownHug.



* LittleNo



** Avocato and Little Cato share two: one instigated by Avocato in order to snap the latter out of the Lord Commander's mind control, and a shared relieved one when they finally board the Galaxy One.



* OffingTheOffspring: Avocato reveals that the Lord Commander once made all his generals prove their loyalty to him by killing their own first born child. It was this act that made Avocato rebel against the Lord Commander.
* TheReveal: We learn this episode that Avocato used to be the Lord Commander’s second in command, killing many people for him. He tried to rebel when the Lord Commander ordered him to kill Little Cato.

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* OffingTheOffspring: Avocato reveals that the Lord Commander once made all his generals prove their loyalty to him by killing their own first born child.children. It was this act that made Avocato rebel against the Lord Commander.
* TheReveal: We learn this episode that Avocato used to be the Lord Commander’s second in command, killing many people for him.committing planet-wide genocides in his leader's name. He tried to rebel when the Lord Commander ordered him to kill Little Cato.



* SuddenDownerEnding: Little Cato is saved, and the Lord Commander once more failed to get Mooncake or kill the heroes. In fact, he’s left behind in the ruins of his prison, trapped under some debris and unable to move. The protagonists all regroup on board the Galaxy One, while happy music plays….and then Avocato notices the sticky bomb the Lord Commander attached to Little Cato’s back at the last moment, forcing him to sacrifice himself to get rid of it.

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* SuddenDownerEnding: Little Cato is saved, and the Lord Commander once more failed to get Mooncake or kill the heroes. In fact, he’s left behind in the ruins of his prison, trapped under some debris and unable to move. The protagonists all regroup on board the Galaxy One, while happy music plays….plays… and then Avocato notices the sticky bomb the Lord Commander attached to Little Cato’s back at the last moment, forcing him to sacrifice himself to get rid of it.



* WingDingEyes: When Quinn starts complementing him, KVN’s eye briefly turns to a hearth.

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* WingDingEyes: When Quinn starts complementing him, KVN’s eye briefly turns to into a hearth.heart.


-->Gary: I didn’t really sell that very well, did I?

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-->Gary: -->'''Gary''': I didn’t really sell that very well, did I?


** When Avocato sees his son, hovering above the ground, with glowing eyes and speaking in a ghostly voice, he first thinks Little Cato is mad at him. Gary actually has to point out how weird the situation is.
** Then Gary goes right back to his usual not-too-bright self when he asks for Little Cato’s name, who responds with “Death is sweeter than life”. Gary thinks that is Little Cato’s actual name.

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** When **When Avocato sees his son, hovering above the ground, with glowing eyes and speaking in a ghostly voice, he first thinks Little Cato is mad at him. Gary actually has to point out how weird the situation is.
** Then **Then Gary goes right back to his usual not-too-bright self when he asks for Little Cato’s name, who responds with “Death is sweeter than life”. Gary thinks that is Little Cato’s actual name.



** Little Cato has these when the Lord Commander possesses him.
** Gary as well when the Lord Commander tries to read his mind about Mooncake’s location.

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** Little **Little Cato has these when the Lord Commander possesses him.
** Gary **Gary as well when the Lord Commander tries to read his mind about Mooncake’s location.



* HoistByHisOwnPetard: The Lord Commander uses one of Avocato’s own sticky bombs to try and kill Little Cato, forcing Avocato to make a HeroicSacrifice.

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* HoistByHisOwnPetard: *HoistByHisOwnPetard: The Lord Commander uses one of Avocato’s own sticky bombs to try and kill Little Cato, forcing Avocato to make a HeroicSacrifice.



* SuddenDownerEnding: Little Cato is saved, and the Lord Commander once more failed to get Mooncake or kill the heroes. In fact, he’s left behind in the ruins of his prison, trapped under some debris and unable to move. The protagonists all regroup on board the Galaxy One, while happy music plays….and then Avocato notices the sticky bomb the Lord Commander attached to Little Cato’s back at the last moment, forcing him to sacrifice himself to get rid of it.

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* SuddenDownerEnding: Little Cato is saved, and the Lord Commander once more more failed to get Mooncake or kill the heroes. In fact, he’s left behind in the ruins of his prison, trapped under some debris and unable to move. The protagonists all regroup on board the Galaxy One, while happy music plays….and then then Avocato notices the sticky bomb the Lord Commander attached to Little Cato’s back at the last moment, forcing him to sacrifice himself to get rid of it.

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Gary and Avocato get into a mission to save Little Cato from the Lord Commander’s prison colony. Meanwhile, Quinn tries to go solo again to close the breach, but is stopped by HUE, who finally shows her Gary's video messages.

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* BrainwashedAndCrazy: Little Cato is brainwashed by the Lord Commander to attack Avocato.
* ComicallyMissingThePoint:
**When Avocato sees his son, hovering above the ground, with glowing eyes and speaking in a ghostly voice, he first thinks Little Cato is mad at him. Gary actually has to point out how weird the situation is.
**Then Gary goes right back to his usual not-too-bright self when he asks for Little Cato’s name, who responds with “Death is sweeter than life”. Gary thinks that is Little Cato’s actual name.
* DistressSignal: Finishing a subplot that has been going on for 3 episodes, the episode starts with the protagonists receiving Little Cato’s call for help and his current location.
* {{Foreshadowing}}: In the cold opening, Gary calls out to Avocato to come and pick him up now. HUE reminds him that Avocato won’t come. We find out near the end of the episode why.
* GilliganCut: One moment Quinn is flattering KVN to coax him into untying her, then without a clear cut or chance of scene KVN is the one tied up and Quinn is loading her gun.
* GlowingEyes:
**Little Cato has these when the Lord Commander possesses him.
**Gary as well when the Lord Commander tries to read his mind about Mooncake’s location.
* GoYeHeroesGoAndDie: Gary tries to give a rousing speech to Mooncake about their upcoming mission to the Lord Commander’s prison colony. But although he is certainly sounding enthusiastic, he absolutely doesn’t bother to hide how dangerous the mission will be. As a result, Mooncake flees in terror, leaving Gary and Avocato without backup.
-->Gary: I didn’t really sell that very well, did I?
*HoistByHisOwnPetard: The Lord Commander uses one of Avocato’s own sticky bombs to try and kill Little Cato, forcing Avocato to make a HeroicSacrifice.
* InternalReveal: Thanks to HUE, Quinn finally gets to see the hundredths of video messages Gary send her during his five years in space.
* IKnowYoureInThereSomewhereFight: Said by Avocato to Little Cato to try and snap his son out of his mind control. He finally success by giving his son a CooldownHug.
* JumpingOnAGrenade: How Avocato saves the others from the sticky bomb the Lord Commander attached to Little Cato’s back.
* LeftTheBackgroundMusicOn: The rock music that plays while Gary and Avocato space vault onto the prison colony is actually played in-universe by Gary. As such, he and Avocato have trouble communicating with each other once they realize there are actually two planets, and end up landing on the wrong one.
* LuredIntoATrap: As show in the previous episode, the message Little Cato send is a trap to lure Avocato and Mooncake to the Lord Commander. Avocato is however GenreSavvy enough to predict this.
* ManHug: Avocato and Gary when they agree to save Little Cato despite the risks. At first both are quite shocked they even want to hug, but Gary encourages Avocato to go through with it.
* MexicanStandoff: Avocato and Quinn both draw guns on each other when the former wants to go rescue his son while the latter wants to close the breach first. Then they both aim their guns at Gary to force him to choose which mission comes first. KVN tries to join in by drawing two guns of his own, but is quickly disarmed.
* NobodyPoops: Subverted; When inside the prison, Gary excuses himself a moment to take a pee. But we learn later he actually wanted some privacy to send Quinn one last message, in case he would not come back.
* NothingButSkulls: The exterior of the Lord Commander’s prison is decorated with hundreds of skulls.
* OffingTheOffspring: Avocato reveals that the Lord Commander once made all his generals prove their loyalty to him by killing their own first born child. It was this act that made Avocato rebel against the Lord Commander.
* TheReveal: We learn this episode that Avocato used to be the Lord Commander’s second in command, killing many people for him. He tried to rebel when the Lord Commander ordered him to kill Little Cato.
* SerenadeYourLover: One of Gary’s videos shows him, dressed in just a ModestyTowel, trying to sing a balad he wrote for Quinn. While playing on a small, improvised guitar he made from scrap since HUE wouldn’t let him have an actual guitar.
* SuddenDownerEnding: Little Cato is saved, and the Lord Commander once more failed to get Mooncake or kill the heroes. In fact, he’s left behind in the ruins of his prison, trapped under some debris and unable to move. The protagonists all regroup on board the Galaxy One, while happy music plays….and then Avocato notices the sticky bomb the Lord Commander attached to Little Cato’s back at the last moment, forcing him to sacrifice himself to get rid of it.
* TakeCareOfTheKids: Just before his HeroicSacrifice, Avocato tells Gary to take care of his son.
* WingDingEyes: When Quinn starts complementing him, KVN’s eye briefly turns to a hearth.

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