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* The existence of an achievement that's ostensibly unlocked by [[spoiler:keeping New *Mute to the end]], even though [[spoiler:[[UnwinnableByDesign that's impossible]].]]

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* The existence of an achievement that's ostensibly unlocked by [[spoiler:keeping New *Mute to the end]], even though [[spoiler:[[UnwinnableByDesign that's impossible]].]]


** On that note, [[spoiler:*Mute's suicide letter to the player. She makes it clear that not only is she still colored by the Neo-Joseon society she served, there's no way she'd survive in the Investigator's current world. But she also tries to pass on some of...''that'' society's most positive [[VideoGame/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty memes]]:]]

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** On that note, [[spoiler:*Mute's suicide letter to the player. She makes it clear that not only is she still colored by the Neo-Joseon society she served, she asserts [[FishOutOfWater there's no way she'd survive in the Investigator's current world.world]]. But she also tries to pass on some of...''that'' society's most positive [[VideoGame/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty memes]]:]]


* [[spoiler:"The Death of *Mute". This log is her last-minute message to her future, amnesiac self...and Old *Mute, who up until then has been a harsh, snarky, and ruthless IronLady, is caught somewhere between [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness scared out of her mind]], and cursing her many failures as a security AI for not seeing Ryu's coup coming. It becomes even worse if [[VisualNovel/AnalogueAHateStory said new version of *Mute]] is with you for the *Mute or Harem routes, where the log is what finally causes her to have the [[HeroicBSOD breakdown]] that's been building ever since you've started the game, and she collapses into a pit of shame and self-loathing for her own failures. [[DrivenToSuicide One she doesn't crawl out of]]... at least not without [[ThePowerOfFriendship *Hyun-ae's help]].]]

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* [[spoiler:"The Death of *Mute". This log is her last-minute message to her future, amnesiac self...and Old *Mute, who up until then has been a harsh, snarky, and ruthless IronLady, is caught somewhere between [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness scared out of her mind]], and cursing her many failures as a security AI for not seeing Ryu's coup coming. It becomes even worse if [[VisualNovel/AnalogueAHateStory said new version of *Mute]] is with you for the *Mute or Harem routes, where the log is what finally causes her to have the [[HeroicBSOD breakdown]] that's been building ever since you've started the game, and she collapses into a pit of shame and self-loathing for her own failures. [[DrivenToSuicide One she doesn't crawl out of]]... at least least, not without [[ThePowerOfFriendship *Hyun-ae's help]].]]



* The otherwise light hearted "It's Not Ero!" song has a couple of gut-punch lyrics if you know the story.

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* The otherwise light hearted light-hearted song "It's Not Ero!" song has a couple of gut-punch lyrics if you know [[LateArrivalSpoiler know]] [[VisualNovel/AnalogueAHateStory the story.story]].



* [[https://isaacschankler.bandcamp.com/track/old-2 Old]], Old *Mute's {{Leitmotif}}. It's a slow-paced arrangement of two of New *Mute's tracks from the previous game, reflecting how the *Mute of the 40th century is an [[WhoWantsToLiveForever exhausted old woman (or at least the AI equivalent of one) who's bogged down with far too much data in her storage and wasn't meant to serve for more than a few centuries]].

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* [[https://isaacschankler.bandcamp.com/track/old-2 Old]], Old *Mute's {{Leitmotif}}. It's a slow-paced arrangement of two of New *Mute's ''Analogue''!*Mute's tracks from the previous game, reflecting how the *Mute of the 40th century is an [[WhoWantsToLiveForever exhausted old woman (or at least the AI equivalent of one) who's bogged down with far too much data in her storage and wasn't meant to serve for more than a few centuries]].


* [[spoiler:"The Death of *Mute". This log is her last-minute message to her future, amnesiac self...and Old *Mute, who up until then has been a harsh, snarky, and ruthless IronLady, is caught somewhere between being scared out of her mind, and cursing her many failures as a security AI for not seeing Ryu's coup coming. It becomes even worse if [[VisualNovel/AnalogueAHateStory said new version of *Mute]] is with you for the *Mute or Harem routes, where the log is what finally causes her to have the [[HeroicBSOD breakdown]] that's been building ever since you've started the game, and she collapses into a pit of shame and self-loathing for her own failures. [[DrivenToSuicide One she doesn't crawl out of]]... at least not without [[ThePowerOfFriendship *Hyun-ae's help]].]]

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* [[spoiler:"The Death of *Mute". This log is her last-minute message to her future, amnesiac self...and Old *Mute, who up until then has been a harsh, snarky, and ruthless IronLady, is caught somewhere between being [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness scared out of her mind, mind]], and cursing her many failures as a security AI for not seeing Ryu's coup coming. It becomes even worse if [[VisualNovel/AnalogueAHateStory said new version of *Mute]] is with you for the *Mute or Harem routes, where the log is what finally causes her to have the [[HeroicBSOD breakdown]] that's been building ever since you've started the game, and she collapses into a pit of shame and self-loathing for her own failures. [[DrivenToSuicide One she doesn't crawl out of]]... at least not without [[ThePowerOfFriendship *Hyun-ae's help]].]]


* [[spoiler:"The Death of Old *Mute". This log is her last-minute message to her future, amnesiac self...and Old *Mute, who up until then has been a harsh, snarky, and ruthless IronLady, is caught somewhere between being scared out of her mind, and cursing her many failures as a security AI for not seeing Ryu's coup coming. It becomes even worse if [[VisualNovel/AnalogueAHateStory said new version of *Mute]] is with you for the *Mute or Harem routes, where the log is what finally causes her to have the [[HeroicBSOD breakdown]] that's been building ever since you've started the game, and she collapses into a pit of shame and self-loathing for her own failures. [[DrivenToSuicide One she doesn't crawl out of]]... at least not without [[ThePowerOfFriendship *Hyun-ae's help]].]]

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* [[spoiler:"The Death of Old *Mute". This log is her last-minute message to her future, amnesiac self...and Old *Mute, who up until then has been a harsh, snarky, and ruthless IronLady, is caught somewhere between being scared out of her mind, and cursing her many failures as a security AI for not seeing Ryu's coup coming. It becomes even worse if [[VisualNovel/AnalogueAHateStory said new version of *Mute]] is with you for the *Mute or Harem routes, where the log is what finally causes her to have the [[HeroicBSOD breakdown]] that's been building ever since you've started the game, and she collapses into a pit of shame and self-loathing for her own failures. [[DrivenToSuicide One she doesn't crawl out of]]... at least not without [[ThePowerOfFriendship *Hyun-ae's help]].]]


Whatever you do, whatever you think of the world you live it, wherever you go... please, be a good person. Don't betray your principles like the old me did, okay? Respect your elders, and protect the people who depend on you. Please... do that for me.]]

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Whatever you do, whatever you think of the world you live it, in, wherever you go... please, be a good person. Don't betray your principles like the old me did, okay? Respect your elders, and protect the people who depend on you. Please... do that for me.]]


* [[spoiler:"The Death of Old *Mute". This log is her last-minute message to her future, amnesiac self...and Old *Mute, who up until then has been a harsh, snarky, and ruthless IronLady, is caught somewhere between being scared out of her mind, and cursing her many failures as a security AI for not seeing Ryu's coup coming. It becomes even worse if said new version of *Mute is with you, where the log is what finally causes her to have the [[HeroicBSOD breakdown]] that's been building ever since you've started the game, and she collapses into a pit of shame and self-loathing for her own failures. [[DrivenToSuicide One she doesn't crawl out of]]... at least not without [[ThePowerOfFriendship *Hyun-ae's help]].]]

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* [[spoiler:"The Death of Old *Mute". This log is her last-minute message to her future, amnesiac self...and Old *Mute, who up until then has been a harsh, snarky, and ruthless IronLady, is caught somewhere between being scared out of her mind, and cursing her many failures as a security AI for not seeing Ryu's coup coming. It becomes even worse if [[VisualNovel/AnalogueAHateStory said new version of *Mute *Mute]] is with you, you for the *Mute or Harem routes, where the log is what finally causes her to have the [[HeroicBSOD breakdown]] that's been building ever since you've started the game, and she collapses into a pit of shame and self-loathing for her own failures. [[DrivenToSuicide One she doesn't crawl out of]]... at least not without [[ThePowerOfFriendship *Hyun-ae's help]].]]


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** On that note, [[spoiler:*Mute's suicide letter to the player. She makes it clear that not only is she still colored by the Neo-Joseon society she served, there's no way she'd survive in the Investigator's current world. But she also tries to pass on some of...''that'' society's most positive [[VideoGame/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty memes]]:]]
--->[[spoiler:Please don't grieve for me. Like, grieve for all the people me and Old *Mute failed... but please, don't grieve for a worthless, broken security program.\\
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Whatever you do, whatever you think of the world you live it, wherever you go... please, be a good person. Don't betray your principles like the old me did, okay? Respect your elders, and protect the people who depend on you. Please... do that for me.]]

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* [[spoiler:"The Death of Old *Mute". This log is her last-minute message to her future, amnesiac self...and Old *Mute, who up until then has been a harsh, snarky, and ruthless IronLady, is caught somewhere between being scared out of her mind, and cursing her many failures as a security AI for not seeing Ryu's coup coming. It becomes even worse if said new version of *Mute is with you, where the log is what finally causes her to have the [[HeroicBSOD breakdown]] that's been building ever since you've started the game, and she collapses into a pit of shame and self-loathing for her own failures. [[DrivenToSuicide One she doesn't crawl out of]]... at least not without [[ThePowerOfFriendship *Hyun-ae's help]].]]
* The existence of an achievement that's ostensibly unlocked by [[spoiler:keeping New *Mute to the end]], even though [[spoiler:[[UnwinnableByDesign that's impossible]].]]
* The otherwise light hearted "It's Not Ero!" song has a couple of gut-punch lyrics if you know the story.
** [[spoiler:One set alludes to to the moment when Kim Hyun-ae had her tongue cut out with a scalding hot butcher knife.]]
--->[[spoiler:''Could you press your lips against mine\\
And help me to forget why\\
My first kiss was only burning steel?'']]
** [[spoiler:Another speaks both to *Hyun-ae's past existence as a deliberately maimed wife, as well as her guilt and refusal to let go of the past, and her desperation in seeking some kind of absolution from the player.]]
--->[[spoiler:''Could I ever say I'm sorry?\\
Could I ever ask forgiveness?\\
But the words refuse to come\\
Leaving me helpless, deaf, and dumb\\
All of your sweetness turns to dust\\
And I am speechless'']]
* [[https://isaacschankler.bandcamp.com/track/old-2 Old]], Old *Mute's {{Leitmotif}}. It's a slow-paced arrangement of two of New *Mute's tracks from the previous game, reflecting how the *Mute of the 40th century is an [[WhoWantsToLiveForever exhausted old woman (or at least the AI equivalent of one) who's bogged down with far too much data in her storage and wasn't meant to serve for more than a few centuries]].
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