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* GoneHorriblyRight: In "Stressed Environment", scientists work on increasing the intelligence of rats. They find out it worked when the rats become smart enough to break out of confinement and start killing them with tools and taking advantage of the environment.

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* GoneHorriblyRight: In "Stressed Environment", scientists work on increasing the intelligence of rats. They find out it worked when the rats become smart enough to break out of confinement and start killing them with by using tools and taking advantage of the environment.


* GiantSpider: "A Bond of Silk".

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* GiantSpider: The antagonist of "A Bond of Silk".Silk".
* GoMadFromTheIsolation:
** "Habitat": A woman named Jamie Neal volunteers to be locked in a room for nine months in exchange for a large sum of money. At first, she boasts that she can easily handle it and she'll use the money to be independent for the rest of her life. After about two months, she starts losing it and begging to be let out, saying she now misses being with people.
** "The Waiting Game": After a nuclear war, soldiers wait in bunkers for the radiation to go down, but eventually, they start going crazy and committing suicide by going outside.
* GoneHorriblyRight: In "Stressed Environment", scientists work on increasing the intelligence of rats. They find out it worked when the rats become smart enough to break out of confinement and start killing them with tools and taking advantage of the environment.



* NightmareRetardant: InUniverse, the climax of "Taps" sees Suzy being attacked by [[spoiler:Gary's leg]]. At first she's terrified... but then realizes that [[spoiler:it's a ''leg'']]. [[SubvertedTrope And then]] [[spoiler:said leg manages to knock her out, attatch itself to her, and [[BodySnatcher force her to dance forever]]]].

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* NightmareRetardant: InUniverse, the climax of "Taps" sees Suzy being attacked by [[spoiler:Gary's leg]]. At first she's terrified... but then realizes that [[spoiler:it's a ''leg'']]. [[SubvertedTrope And then]] [[spoiler:said leg manages to knock her out, attatch attach itself to her, and [[BodySnatcher force her to dance forever]]]].


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* TallyMarksOnThePrisonWall: In "Habitat", Jamie Neal agrees to be locked up for nine months and makes tally marks with lipstick. On day 64, she becomes depressed when she realizes that since she has no way of accurately telling time (the room has no clocks and no windows so she can't see the sun), and she just made a new mark whenever she wakes up, she can't actually be sure her tally is accurate.


-->'''Dr. Collin''': (to his figures) ''Quiet!'' There will be no talking! Is that understood? ([[TheFourthWallWillNotProtectYou turns toward the viewer]])

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-->'''Dr.--->'''Dr. Collin''': (to his figures) ''Quiet!'' There will be no talking! Is that understood? ([[TheFourthWallWillNotProtectYou turns toward the viewer]])


* AsideGlance: [[NonSequitur A completely out of the blue one]] that doubles as blatant BreakingTheFourthWall; right before the first act break in "Mannikins of Horror", after yelling at his (alive) clay figures to shut up and stop interrupting his work, Dr. Collin (for no real reason) turns and stares dead-eyed into the camera. Cue commercial.

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* AsideGlance: AsideGlance:
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[[NonSequitur A completely out of the blue one]] that doubles as blatant BreakingTheFourthWall; right before the first act break in "Mannikins of Horror", after yelling at his (alive) clay figures to shut up and stop interrupting his work, Dr. Collin (for no real reason) turns and stares dead-eyed into the camera. Cue commercial.



** The last shot of "My Zombie Lover" is of Brad turning to the camera, wide-eyed and seconds away from screaming, [[spoiler:as he realizes he's about to become zombie chow]].



* TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt: "Waiting Game" starts off with this when a nuclear bomb goes off [[spoiler: And somehow creates vampires.]]


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* TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt: "Waiting Game" starts off with this when a nuclear bomb goes off. [[spoiler: And somehow creates vampires.]]


* ShockingSwerve: The secondary PlotTwist of "Habitat" is quite literally the last four words of the episode, with the credits following swiftly after. While the revelation that [[spoiler:Jamie was being held captive by two aliens]] was implied throughout the episode, the exact reason ''why'' is held until the literal end.
-->'''[[spoiler:Alien #1]]''': She was incapable of tolerating confinement. She fought against it.
-->'''[[spoiler:Alien #2]]''': Yes, but when we scanned her mind, we learned that her species kept small rodents in similar confinement, in spaces they called "habitats", designed to provide a challenging and varied environment. Apparently, her kind are hypocrites. They enjoy having, but don't like, in fact'''[[spoiler:they loathe being pets]]'''.

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* ShockingSwerve: The secondary PlotTwist of "Habitat" is quite literally the last four words of the episode, with the credits following swiftly after. While the revelation that [[spoiler:Jamie was being held captive by two aliens]] was implied throughout the episode, the exact reason ''why'' is held until the literal end.
-->'''[[spoiler:Alien #1]]''': She was incapable of tolerating confinement. She fought against it.
-->'''[[spoiler:Alien #2]]''': Yes, but when we scanned her mind, we learned that her species kept small rodents in similar confinement, in spaces they called "habitats", designed to provide a challenging and varied environment. Apparently, her kind are hypocrites. They enjoy having, but don't like, in fact'''[[spoiler:they loathe being pets]]'''.

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* LateToTheRealization: It takes Brad ''so'' long at the end of "My Zombie Lover" to realize [[spoiler:he's about to be fed to the zombies]] that the episode ends [[spoiler:''right'' as he's about to scream in horror [[AsideGlance to the camera]]]].


* AsideGlance: [[NonSequitur A completely out of the blue one]] that doubles as blatant BreakingTheFourthWall; right before the first act break in "Mannikins of Horror", after yelling at his (alive) clay figures to shut up and stop interrupting his work, the surgeon (for no real reason) turns and stares dead-eyed into the camera. Cue commercial.
-->'''Surgeon''': (to his figures) ''Quiet!'' There will be no talking! Is that understood? ([[TheFourthWallWillNotProtectYou turns toward the viewer]])

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* AsideGlance: [[NonSequitur A completely out of the blue one]] that doubles as blatant BreakingTheFourthWall; right before the first act break in "Mannikins of Horror", after yelling at his (alive) clay figures to shut up and stop interrupting his work, the surgeon Dr. Collin (for no real reason) turns and stares dead-eyed into the camera. Cue commercial.
-->'''Surgeon''': -->'''Dr. Collin''': (to his figures) ''Quiet!'' There will be no talking! Is that understood? ([[TheFourthWallWillNotProtectYou turns toward the viewer]])

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-->'''Surgeon''': (to his figures) ''Quiet!'' There will be no talking! Is that understood? ([[TheFourthWallWillNotProtectYou turns toward the viewer]])

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* AsideGlance: [[NonSequitur A completely out of the blue one]] that doubles as blatant BreakingTheFourthWall; right before the first act break in "Mannikins of Horror", after yelling at his (alive) clay figures to shut up and stop interrupting his work, the surgeon (for no real reason) turns and stares dead-eyed into the camera. Cue commercial.


** "Glim Glim"'s ending can best be summed up like this: [[spoiler:Daddy killed your friend, [[MoodWhiplash Merry Christmas!]]]]

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** "Glim Glim"'s "Glim-Glim"'s ending can best be summed up like this: [[spoiler:Daddy killed your friend, friend and doomed mankind in the process, [[MoodWhiplash Merry Christmas!]]]]

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* IronicEcho: In "Hostile Takeover" Obeah uses the Villain Protagonist's own words when describing what he's going to do to a competitor's assets (taking them apart piece by piece and selling them off) to describe what he's going to do to the ''protagonist''.


* NightmareRetardant: {{In-universe}}, the climax of "Taps" sees Suzy being attacked by [[spoiler:Gary's leg]]. At first she's terrified... but then realizes that [[spoiler:it's a ''leg'']]. [[SubvertedTrope And then]] [[spoiler:said leg manages to knock her out, attatch itself to her, and [[BodySnatcher force her to dance forever]]]].

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* NightmareRetardant: {{In-universe}}, InUniverse, the climax of "Taps" sees Suzy being attacked by [[spoiler:Gary's leg]]. At first she's terrified... but then realizes that [[spoiler:it's a ''leg'']]. [[SubvertedTrope And then]] [[spoiler:said leg manages to knock her out, attatch itself to her, and [[BodySnatcher force her to dance forever]]]].

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* DisproportionateRetribution: "My Zombie Lover." Kid being a bratty little wiseass? Go ahead and [[spoiler: feed him to a zombie.]]

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* OccultDetective: Manley Wade Wellman's John Thunstone appeared in "Rouse Him Not", the first and, to date, only adaptation of the character.

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