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* LoopholeAbuse: If you finish the first maze first and have Icthlarin accompanying you, you can opt to eject your own entourage. Sliske tries to brush off your suggestion when you claim that Icthlarin is technically part of your entourage, but you quickly refute him and remind him to abide by his rules; disgruntled, he upholds them and allows Icthlarin out of the labyrinth.

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* LoopholeAbuse: If you finish the first maze first and have Icthlarin accompanying you, you can opt to eject your own entourage. Sliske tries to brush off your suggestion when you claim that Icthlarin is technically part of your entourage, but you quickly refute him and remind him to abide by his rules; disgruntled, rules. Disgruntled, he upholds them and allows Icthlarin out of the labyrinth.


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* NoMacGuffinNoWinner: The participants of Sliske's games must navigate their way through a series of cryptic labyrinths for the right to claim the Stone of Jas. His plans go out the window, however, after Kerapac arrives and destroys it with the Elder Mirror.


* AssholeVictim: No one bats an eye when Sliske is killed off by the World Guardian in the climax of his endgame.


* KickTheDog: Sliske reveals to Azzanadra that he was responsible for killing Alotor, Azzanadra's little brother, and convinced Azzanadra that the Mahkorat tribe were responsible for the deed, causing him to wipe out the entirety of that tribe in retaliation. Sliske proceeds to gloat that he did this for no particular reason.

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* KickTheDog: KickTheDog:
** The first thing that Zamorak does when he turns up near the entrance to the Heart of Gielinor for the endgame is to taunt Armadyl over the death of Obi'Sooth, Armadyl's second partner. Enraged, Armadyl threatens to end Zamorak.
--->'''Zamorak:''' Try it. It's been so long since I've had the pleasure of watching an avianse burn.\\
'''Armadyl:''' [[IllKillYou I'LL KILL YOU!]]
** After
Sliske reveals confesses to Azzanadra that he was personally responsible for killing the death of Alotor, Azzanadra's little brother, and convinced Azzanadra that the Mahkorat tribe were responsible for the deed, causing him to wipe out the entirety of that tribe in retaliation. Sliske proceeds to gloat gloated that he did this for no particular reason.reason, Azzanadra vows to end Sliske personally.
--->'''Sliske:''' Do you want to know why I did it? Why I killed your little, little brother?\\
'''Azzanadra:''' Why, Sliske?\\
'''Sliske:''' No reason! Anyway, it's been such fun negotiating but my attention is rather needed elsewhere. Ta ta for now!\\
'''Azzanadra:''' We should kill him.



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** Inverted in that, rather than taunting her about it, you have the option to [[YouMonster chew out on Seren]] for {{mercy kill}}ing Mah without a second thought (as well as tricking the Mahjarrat into killing each other off while under the guise of Mah). She won't take it well, however, and snap back at you just as hard and refuse to talk to you any further.
-->'''Player:''' You didn't just kill Mah, Seren, you killed hundreds... maybe thousands of mahjarrat. Worse, you made them kill each other, sacrifice themselves to your facade. Without you they might have thrived. They might have evolved into something amazing. Instead you had them butcher one another!
-->'''Seren:''' HOW DARE YOU! I did what I thought was right! I made a terrible choice, yes, but it was an answer at the time. Can you say you have never done the same?
** The first thing that Zamorak does when he turns up near the entrance to the Heart of Gielinor for the endgame is to taunt Armadyl over the death of Obi'Sooth, Armadyl's second partner. Enraged, Armadyl threatens to end Zamorak.
-->'''Zamorak:''' Try it. It's been so long since I've had the pleasure of watching an avianse burn.
-->'''Armadyl:''' [[IllKillYou I'LL KILL YOU!]]
** After Sliske confesses to Azzanadra that he was personally responsible for the death of Alotor, Azzanadra's little brother, and gloated that he did this for no particular reason, Azzanadra vows to end Sliske personally.
-->'''Sliske:''' Do you want to know why I did it? Why I killed your little, little brother?
-->'''Azzanadra:''' Why, Sliske?
-->'''Sliske:''' No reason! Anyway, it's been such fun negotiating but my attention is rather needed elsewhere. Ta ta for now!
-->'''Azzanadra:''' We should kill him.


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* YouMonster: You have the option to chew out on Seren for {{mercy kill}}ing Mah without a second thought (as well as tricking the Mahjarrat into killing each other off while under the guise of Mah). She won't take it well, however, and snap back at you just as hard and refuse to talk to you any further.
-->'''Player:''' You didn't just kill Mah, Seren, you killed hundreds... maybe thousands of mahjarrat. Worse, you made them kill each other, sacrifice themselves to your facade. Without you they might have thrived. They might have evolved into something amazing. Instead you had them butcher one another!\\
'''Seren:''' HOW DARE YOU! I did what I thought was right! I made a terrible choice, yes, but it was an answer at the time. Can you say you have never done the same?


* LoopholeAbuse: If you finish the first maze first and have Icthlarin accompanying you, you can opt to eject your own entourage. Sliske tries to brush off your suggestion when you claim that Icthlarin is technically part of your entourage, but you quickly refute him and remind him to abide by his rules; he annoyingly upholds them and allows Icthlarin out of the labyrinth.

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* LoopholeAbuse: If you finish the first maze first and have Icthlarin accompanying you, you can opt to eject your own entourage. Sliske tries to brush off your suggestion when you claim that Icthlarin is technically part of your entourage, but you quickly refute him and remind him to abide by his rules; disgruntled, he annoyingly upholds them and allows Icthlarin out of the labyrinth.labyrinth.
-->'''Player:''' Icthlarin is part of my entourage. He's in pain, let him leave.\\
'''Sliske:''' This is not how this works.\\
'''Player:''' This is your game and your rules Sliske, are you going to follow them, or is this all over?\\
'''Sliske:''' Fiiinnnne. You get to let your doggy out for a walk. Bravo to you.

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* LoopholeAbuse: If you finish the first maze first and have Icthlarin accompanying you, you can opt to eject your own entourage. Sliske tries to brush off your suggestion when you claim that Icthlarin is technically part of your entourage, but you quickly refute him and remind him to abide by his rules; he annoyingly upholds them and allows Icthlarin out of the labyrinth.


** Jagex had initially planned a worldwide event wherein every player online would collectively turn towards The Heart of Gielnor and facepalm upon the first Hardcore Ironman account to be slain in this manner; however, this was scrapped.

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** Jagex had initially planned a worldwide event wherein every player online would collectively turn towards The Heart of Gielnor and facepalm upon the first Hardcore Ironman account to be slain in this manner; however, this was scrapped.

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* AssholeVictim: No one bats an eye when Sliske is killed off by the World Guardian in the climax of his endgame.

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** After Sliske confesses to Azzanadra that he was personally responsible for the death of Alotor, Azzanadra's little brother, and gloated that he did this for no particular reason, Azzanadra vows to end Sliske personally.
-->'''Sliske:''' Do you want to know why I did it? Why I killed your little, little brother?
-->'''Azzanadra:''' Why, Sliske?
-->'''Sliske:''' No reason! Anyway, it's been such fun negotiating but my attention is rather needed elsewhere. Ta ta for now!
-->'''Azzanadra:''' We should kill him.

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* RelativeButton:
** Inverted in that, rather than taunting her about it, you have the option to [[YouMonster chew out on Seren]] for {{mercy kill}}ing Mah without a second thought (as well as tricking the Mahjarrat into killing each other off while under the guise of Mah). She won't take it well, however, and snap back at you just as hard and refuse to talk to you any further.
-->'''Player:''' You didn't just kill Mah, Seren, you killed hundreds... maybe thousands of mahjarrat. Worse, you made them kill each other, sacrifice themselves to your facade. Without you they might have thrived. They might have evolved into something amazing. Instead you had them butcher one another!
-->'''Seren:''' HOW DARE YOU! I did what I thought was right! I made a terrible choice, yes, but it was an answer at the time. Can you say you have never done the same?
** The first thing that Zamorak does when he turns up near the entrance to the Heart of Gielinor for the endgame is to taunt Armadyl over the death of Obi'Sooth, Armadyl's second partner. Enraged, Armadyl threatens to end Zamorak.
-->'''Zamorak:''' Try it. It's been so long since I've had the pleasure of watching an avianse burn.
-->'''Armadyl:''' [[IllKillYou I'LL KILL YOU!]]


* TheAtoner: Linza, freed from Sliske's control, apologizes to the player for her actions at the end, and resolves to make up for her mistakes.

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* TheAtoner: Linza, freed from Sliske's control, apologizes apologises to the player for her actions at the end, and resolves to make up for her mistakes.



* DualBoss: Nomad, Linza the Disgraced, and Gregorovic. Collectively, they are known as the [[{{Leitmotif}} Champions of Sliske]].

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* DualBoss: The second part of the final boss battle has you fight Nomad, Linza the Disgraced, and Gregorovic.Gregorovic ''all at the same time''. Collectively, they are known as the [[{{Leitmotif}} Champions of Sliske]].



* ItsPersonal: Azzanadra vows to end Sliske after the latter shamelessly confesses that he killed the former's little brother, Alotor, for no reason whatsoever.



* WhamLine:

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* WhamLine:WhamLine: Kerapac says the following as he destroys the Stone of Jas:



* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: Last seen in the World Guardian's possession and used to skewer Sliske to death, it's unknown what becomes of the Staff of Armadyl after the quest.

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* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: WhatHappenedToTheMouse:
** Prior to an update which added quest replayability for "Sliske's Endgame", Akrisae was completely absent, as Jagex had completely forgotten he existed in the first place.
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Last seen in the World Guardian's possession and used to skewer Sliske to death, it's unknown what becomes of the Staff of Armadyl after the quest.


* HoistByHisOwnPetard: Sliske is killed by the same weapon he used to kill Guthix.


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* ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice: Downplayed, but Sliske gets skewered by one end of the Staff of Armadyl, courtesy of the World Guardian.

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* HeelFaceTurn: After Sliske summons the Barrows wights, they turn against him, to his irritation, and help you fight off against a horde of wight footsoldiers and archers as you deal with Sliske's wight champions.


The Eclipse has approached, and Sliske calls an end to his god contest, inviting the gods, the World Guardian, Death, the Dragonkin, and Vorago to his grand finale. The winner will be gifted the Stone of Jas as he promised, but do things turns out as they seem...?

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The Eclipse has approached, and Sliske calls an end to his god contest, inviting the gods, the World Guardian, Death, the Dragonkin, and Vorago its participants to his grand finale. The winner will be gifted the Stone of Jas as he promised, but do things turns out as they seem...?
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* TheAtoner: Linza apologizes to the player for her actions at the end, and resolves to make up for her mistakes.
* ClimaxBoss: After you deal with his wight champions, you finally take the fight to Sliske himself.

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* TheAtoner: Linza Linza, freed from Sliske's control, apologizes to the player for her actions at the end, and resolves to make up for her mistakes.
* BlatantLies: Sliske reveals to Azzanadra that he tricked the latter into wiping out the entirety of the Mahkorat tribe as they were supposedly responsible for the death of his little brother Alotor. After Sliske claims responsibility that he was the one who killed Alotor and gloated that he did it for no particular reason, Azzanadra vows to end him.
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ClimaxBoss: After you deal with his wight champions, you finally ''finally'' take the fight to Sliske himself.



* TheDogBitesBack: After all the hell Sliske put you through, you ''finally'' take the fight to him up close and personal after you defeat all three of his champions.



* HalfBreedDiscrimination: During the encounter of Zamorak and Zaros's entourages, Azzanadra is disgusted to hear that Moia is a human-Dreams of Mah hybrid, dismisses her as an abomination and suggests that she be killed.



* KickTheDog: Sliske reveals to Azzanadra that he was responsible for killing Alotor, Azzanadra's little brother, and convinced Azzanadra that the Mahkorat tribe were responsible for the deed, causing him to wipe out the entirety of that tribe in retaliation. Sliske proceeds to gloat that he did this for no particular reason.



* TheMaze: The majority of the quest is set in a series of two lengthy, cryptic labyrinths in which the contestants must navigate through to reach the Stone of Jas.

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* TheMaze: The majority of the quest is set in a series of two lengthy, overly cryptic labyrinths in which the contestants must navigate through to reach the Stone of Jas.



* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: Both Brassica Prime and Marimbo bail out of the contest.

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* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: Both Brassica Prime and Marimbo bail out of the contest.contest to do their own thing.


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* TooDumbToLive: You are given the option to insult Jas, and the game will even warn you against doing so. If you go through with it anyway, she'll deliver a TheReasonYouSuckSpeech, before instantly smiting you.

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* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: Last seen in the World Guardian's possession and used to skewer Sliske to death, it's unknown what becomes of the Staff of Armadyl after the quest.

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