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* Eveline herself also counts, fitting the TragicMonster trope to a tee. She was genetically engineered since she was a fetus as a living bio-weapon, and had her aging accelerated so that she could effectively pose as the ultimate subversion agent: a young girl with the ability to infect people with a special fungus that she emits and controls, allowing her to subsequently brainwash her victims. Unfortunately, in the eyes of [[MadScientist her creators]], she wasn't even human, and received no love of any kind. All she wanted was to be a normal girl with a normal family, but due to her nature as a WalkingWasteland, it's [[TragicDream the one thing]] that she cannot ever have. Eventually, she escaped confinement, but that eventually robbed her of the one thing keeping her young: the medicine that keeps the accelerated aging in check. Her true form is the mysterious elderly woman who appears throughout the game.

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* Eveline herself also counts, fitting the TragicMonster trope to a tee. She was genetically engineered since she was a fetus as a living bio-weapon, and had her aging accelerated so that she could effectively pose as the ultimate subversion agent: a young girl with the ability to infect people with a special fungus that she emits and controls, allowing her to subsequently brainwash her victims. Unfortunately, in the eyes of [[MadScientist her creators]], she wasn't even human, and received no love of any kind. All she wanted was [[IJustWantToBeNormal to be a normal girl with a normal family, family]], but due to her nature as a WalkingWasteland, it's [[TragicDream the one thing]] that she cannot ever have. Eventually, she escaped confinement, but that eventually robbed her of the one thing keeping her young: the medicine that keeps the accelerated aging in check. Her true form is the mysterious elderly woman who appears throughout the game.


* "Why does everyone hate me?" She just seems so genuinely clueless and upset about it that it really drives home that this is all Eveline knows--she thinks she's creating the family she's always wanted, and doesn't understand that it's something horrifying.

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* "Why "[[FamousLastWords Why does everyone hate me?" me]]?" She just seems so genuinely clueless and upset about it that it really drives home that this is all Eveline knows--she thinks she's creating the family she's always wanted, and doesn't understand that it's something horrifying.


* The SadisticChoice when forced to either cure Mia or cure Zoe. On one hand, Ethan came to the place and got wrapped up in the series of events to save his wife, and curing her is the 'good ending' path. On the other hand, Zoe was the one that helped Ethan get just the right situations to be able to both evade and fight off her own family, turning against them with hopes of escaping one day and even creating said cure herself. Unfortunately no matter what you choose, Zoe is calcified by Eveline; she appears later in the HiveMind if you cured Mia but is rescued by Joe and Blue Umbrella after Ethan contacted the latter. If you cured Zoe, [[YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness Eveline kills her shortly afterwards for betraying the family,]] [[ShootTheShaggyDog while Mia eventually is killed by Ethan herself.]]]]

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* The SadisticChoice when forced to either cure Mia or cure Zoe. On one hand, Ethan came to the place and got wrapped up in the series of events to save his wife, and curing her is the 'good ending' path. On the other hand, Zoe was the one that helped Ethan get just the right situations to be able to both evade and fight off her own family, turning against them with hopes of escaping one day and even creating said cure herself. Unfortunately no matter what you choose, Zoe is calcified by Eveline; she appears later in the HiveMind if you cured Mia but is rescued by Joe and Blue Umbrella after Ethan contacted the latter. If you cured Zoe, [[YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness Eveline kills her shortly afterwards for betraying the family,]] [[ShootTheShaggyDog while Mia eventually is killed by Ethan herself.]]]]]]


* Then, for the final dose of sadness, we have the very last DLC of the game: ''End of Zoe''. Making the Good Ending path canon, it's revealed that Eveline [[FateWorseThanDeath]] calcified Zoe and left her to die in the swamp before she was herself destroyed. ''End of Zoe'' canonically starts ''weeks later'', with Zoe ''still'' being trapped inside of her own crystallized flesh. By the DLC's climax, Zoe has been restored and reunited with her uncle Joe... but she's the last of her family. Her mom's been dead since Ethan killed her, Chris Redfield killed her brother Lucas, and Joe himself had to kill Zoe's father, Jack, after he managed to come back from the MindHive, but only as a deformed and horrific Molded.

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* Then, for the final dose of sadness, we have the very last DLC of the game: ''End of Zoe''. Making the Good Ending path canon, it's revealed that Eveline [[FateWorseThanDeath]] [[FateWorseThanDeath calcified Zoe Zoe]] and left her to die in the swamp before she was herself destroyed. ''End of Zoe'' canonically starts ''weeks later'', with Zoe ''still'' being trapped inside of her own crystallized flesh. By the DLC's climax, Zoe has been restored and reunited with her uncle Joe... but she's the last of her family. Her mom's been dead since Ethan killed her, Chris Redfield killed her brother Lucas, and Joe himself had to kill Zoe's father, Jack, after he managed to come back from the MindHive, but only as a deformed and horrific Molded.

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* "Why does everyone hate me?" She just seems so genuinely clueless and upset about it that it really drives home that this is all Eveline knows--she thinks she's creating the family she's always wanted, and doesn't understand that it's something horrifying.

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** As awesome and campy as the final fight with Jack is, you can tell Joe is deeply hurt over having to essentially kill his own brother to save his niece. At one point one of his lines is him trying to come to grips with it, calling Jack a mad dog that needs to be put down.


** While a absolutely horrific fight, actually listening to Lucas during his final encounter is nothing but Tearjerker material. He desperately calls out for Marguerite, explains how he just wanted to protect his family and is honestly distraught about the situation, only to occasionally return to insanity where he yells in fury at Ethan. And the real kicker? You shot all his eyes, he collapses, only to return again to attack you even more, without any mercy. But the moment Zoe tells Ethan to use the serum to permanently kill him? He ''stops attacking and waits''. As little autonomy he had left, the moment he realized he could properly die, he ''embraced'' it and just calmly waited for you to do it.

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** While a absolutely horrific fight, actually listening to Lucas Jack during his final encounter is nothing but Tearjerker material. He desperately calls out for Marguerite, explains how he just wanted to protect his family and is honestly distraught about the situation, only to occasionally return to insanity where he yells in fury at Ethan. And the real kicker? You shot all his eyes, he collapses, only to return again to attack you even more, without any mercy. But the moment Zoe tells Ethan to use the serum to permanently kill him? He ''stops attacking and waits''. As little autonomy he had left, the moment he realized he could properly die, he ''embraced'' it and just calmly waited for you to do it.


** While a absolutely horrific fight, actually listening to Jack during his final encounter is nothing but Tearjerker material. He desperately calls out for Marguerite, explains how he just wanted to protect his family and is honestly distraught about the situation, only to occasionally return to insanity where he yells in fury at Ethan. And the real kicker? You shot all his eyes, he collapses, only to return again to attack you even more, without any mercy. But the moment Zoe tells Ethan to use the serum to permanently kill him? He ''stops attacking and waits''. As little autonomy he had left, the moment he realized he could properly die, he ''embraced'' it and just calmly waited for you to do it.

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** While a absolutely horrific fight, actually listening to Jack Lucas during his final encounter is nothing but Tearjerker material. He desperately calls out for Marguerite, explains how he just wanted to protect his family and is honestly distraught about the situation, only to occasionally return to insanity where he yells in fury at Ethan. And the real kicker? You shot all his eyes, he collapses, only to return again to attack you even more, without any mercy. But the moment Zoe tells Ethan to use the serum to permanently kill him? He ''stops attacking and waits''. As little autonomy he had left, the moment he realized he could properly die, he ''embraced'' it and just calmly waited for you to do it.


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* What happened to the Sewer Gators for being in the wrong place at the worst time. [[spoiler: Pete gets decapitated by a crazed Mia while attempting to save Clancy, Andre gets killed by Jack and his body tossed beneath the Guest House to rot, and Clancy is pulled into one of Lucas' many death traps solely to die a pointless and horrific death by being burned alive.]]
** [[spoiler:Not entirely pointless though in that Clancy's video of his own death helps Ethan survive the same death trap later.]]

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* What happened to the Sewer Gators for being in the wrong place at the worst time. [[spoiler: Pete gets decapitated by a crazed Mia while attempting to save Clancy, Andre gets killed by Jack and his body tossed beneath the Guest House to rot, and Clancy is pulled into one of Lucas' many death traps solely to die a pointless and horrific death by being burned alive.]]
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** [[spoiler:Not Not entirely pointless though in that Clancy's video of his own death helps Ethan survive the same death trap later.]]



** What happens when you finally win the game. [[spoiler: You think Hoffman's been dead this whole time from being seemingly electrocuted to death in the previous round and that Lucas has been using his body like a meat puppet. [[NotQuiteDead He's not.]] You now get to witness him waking up to the horrible sound of a saw getting closer to his face, desperately struggling to break free and pleading for help for about 5 seconds before the saw cuts his head in half while he dies screaming and choking on his own blood.]]
** "21" and its Survival Mode just makes it worse as Hoffman [[spoiler:despite being in the process of becoming one of the Molded with [[BodyHorror clearly visible signs]] of it]], [[{{Determinator}} still plays the game in hope of returning back home to his family]].

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** What happens when you finally win the game. [[spoiler: You think Hoffman's been dead this whole time from being seemingly electrocuted to death in the previous round and that Lucas has been using his body like a meat puppet. [[NotQuiteDead He's not.]] You now get to witness him waking up to the horrible sound of a saw getting closer to his face, desperately struggling to break free and pleading for help for about 5 seconds before the saw cuts his head in half while he dies screaming and choking on his own blood.]]
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** "21" and its Survival Mode just makes it worse as Hoffman [[spoiler:despite despite being in the process of becoming one of the Molded with [[BodyHorror clearly visible signs]] of it]], it, [[{{Determinator}} still plays the game in hope of returning back home to his family]].family.]]



* The way Ethan's first fight with [[spoiler: Mia]] (or second, since the technical first one is just to teach you how combat works) ends is in context pretty rough. Ethan stabs [[spoiler: her]] in the neck with an axe just in time for [[spoiler: her]] face to go back to normal. [[spoiler: She]] seems genuinely confused about why Ethan has killed [[spoiler: her]] and reaches for him as she falls; Ethan tries to catch [[spoiler: her]] despite what's just happened, suggesting he still [[spoiler: cared enough to hold her when she died]] but misses and [[spoiler: Mia]] collapses instead.
* The SadisticChoice when forced to either [[spoiler: cure Mia or cure Zoe.]] On one hand, [[spoiler: Ethan came to the place and got wrapped up in the series of events to save his wife, and curing her is the 'good ending' path.]] On the other hand, [[spoiler: Zoe was the one that helped Ethan get just the right situations to be able to both evade and fight off her own family, turning against them with hopes of escaping one day and even creating said cure herself.]] Unfortunately no matter what you choose, [[spoiler: Zoe is calcified by Eveline; she appears later in the HiveMind if you cured Mia but is rescued by Joe and Blue Umbrella after Ethan contacted the latter.] and if you cured Zoe, [[YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness Eveline kills her shortly afterwards for betraying the family,]] [[ShootTheShaggyDog while Mia eventually is killed by Ethan herself.]]]]
** What makes this worse is the fact that [[spoiler: Mia repeatedly pleads with Zoe to try to get her to come with, but Zoe, understandably [[WhatTheHellHero upset,]] adamantly refuses and admits she was probably cursed to rot from the start with her family. Yet she still anxiously watches you leave as if not even sure with herself.]]

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* The way Ethan's first fight with [[spoiler: Mia]] Mia (or second, since the technical first one is just to teach you how combat works) ends is in context pretty rough. Ethan stabs [[spoiler: her]] her in the neck with an axe just in time for [[spoiler: her]] her face to go back to normal. [[spoiler: She]] She seems genuinely confused about why Ethan has killed [[spoiler: her]] her and reaches for him as she falls; Ethan tries to catch [[spoiler: her]] her despite what's just happened, suggesting he still [[spoiler: cared enough to hold her when she died]] died but misses and [[spoiler: Mia]] Mia collapses instead.
* The SadisticChoice when forced to either [[spoiler: cure Mia or cure Zoe.]] Zoe. On one hand, [[spoiler: Ethan came to the place and got wrapped up in the series of events to save his wife, and curing her is the 'good ending' path.]] path. On the other hand, [[spoiler: Zoe was the one that helped Ethan get just the right situations to be able to both evade and fight off her own family, turning against them with hopes of escaping one day and even creating said cure herself.]] herself. Unfortunately no matter what you choose, [[spoiler: Zoe is calcified by Eveline; she appears later in the HiveMind if you cured Mia but is rescued by Joe and Blue Umbrella after Ethan contacted the latter.] and if latter. If you cured Zoe, [[YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness Eveline kills her shortly afterwards for betraying the family,]] [[ShootTheShaggyDog while Mia eventually is killed by Ethan herself.]]]]
** What makes this worse is the fact that [[spoiler: Mia repeatedly pleads with Zoe to try to get her to come with, but Zoe, understandably [[WhatTheHellHero upset,]] adamantly refuses and admits she was probably cursed to rot from the start with her family. Yet she still anxiously watches you leave as if not even sure with herself.]]



* [[spoiler:When Mia runs off after sawing off Ethan's hand, she screams "Must contain the outbreak...MUST BURN IT DOWN". And she does in again when she attacks you in the attic, where she screams "Contained. She must be contained...everyone is counting on me." It sounds like the ranting and raving of a lunatic until when you find out later about Eveline, her powers, and her hold over the Bakers and Mia and realize that Mia's screams were most likely her resolving to destroy Eveline and free herself and the Bakers. Damn.]]
** After apparently shooting [[spoiler: her]] to death in the attic, [[spoiler: Mia's]] last words are a rather sad [[spoiler: "I love you,"]] rather than the threats you'd heard up until that point.
* Regardless of the ending you've got, [[spoiler: Mia's final scene on the ship. If you gave her the serum, [[HeroicSacrifice she pushes Ethan out of the room before her body loses control]] [[DisneyDeath and seemingly dies or gets molded but feels reserved to her fate.]] If you gave Zoe the serum, though, Mia is fully controlled by Eveline and, with no choice but to defend himself, Ethan has to [[StakingTheLovedOne impale her with a crowbar,]] [[KilledOffForReal killing her once and for all]] this time as she calcifies and breaks apart in Ethan's hands.]]

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* [[spoiler:When When Mia runs off after sawing off Ethan's hand, she screams "Must contain the outbreak...MUST BURN IT DOWN". And she does in again when she attacks you in the attic, where she screams "Contained. She must be contained...everyone is counting on me." It sounds like the ranting and raving of a lunatic until when you find out later about Eveline, her powers, and her hold over the Bakers and Mia and realize that Mia's screams were most likely her resolving to destroy Eveline and free herself and the Bakers. Damn.]]
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** After apparently shooting [[spoiler: her]] her to death in the attic, [[spoiler: Mia's]] Mia's last words are a rather sad [[spoiler: "I love you,"]] you," rather than the threats you'd heard up until that point.
* Regardless of the ending you've got, [[spoiler: Mia's final scene on the ship. If you gave her the serum, [[HeroicSacrifice she pushes Ethan out of the room before her body loses control]] [[DisneyDeath and seemingly dies or gets molded but feels reserved to her fate.]] If you gave Zoe the serum, though, Mia is fully controlled by Eveline and, with no choice but to defend himself, Ethan has to [[StakingTheLovedOne impale her with a crowbar,]] [[KilledOffForReal killing her once and for all]] this time as she calcifies and breaks apart in Ethan's hands.]]



* TheReveal of just what happened to the Baker family: [[spoiler: After the tanker crash, they discovered a young girl all alone in the woods and took her into their home out of the plain kindness of their hearts. That [[HumanoidAbomination "girl"]] then [[NoGoodDeedGoesUnpunished infected the entire family and twisted them into the murderous psychopaths]] that Ethan would eventually confront. Ethan finally meets the real Jack Baker as part of the HiveMind, just as much the quiet kind-hearted man we were told he was before, who begs him to [[ICannotSelfTerminate kill Eveline and finally free his family]].]] Damn.
** While a absolutely horrific fight, [[spoiler: actually listening to Jack during his final encounter is nothing but Tearjerker material. He desperately calls out for Marguerite, explains how he just wanted to protect his family and is honestly distraught about the situation, only to occasionally return to insanity where he yells in fury at Ethan.]] And the real kicker? [[spoiler: You shot all his eyes, he collapses, only to return again to attack you even more, without any mercy. But the moment Zoe tells Ethan to use the serum to permanently kill him? He ''stops attacking and waits''. As little autonomy he had left, the moment he realized he could properly die, he ''embraced'' it and just calmly waited for you to do it.]]
** When Ethan gets trapped, he enters [[spoiler: the HiveMind and meets the actual Jack, along with a depressed Zoe. Jack is a friendly old man that tells you in a calm voice that he feels sorry for what happened, that he just had wanted to help a little girl and that he and his family have never wanted to cause any harm. His last action is to carefully grab Ethans hand and ''beg'' him to kill Eveline so he and his family can finally be free.]]
** You feel less sad for [[spoiler:Lucas when it's revealed he was freed but kept up the illusion so he could keep his HealingFactor powers and kill people because [[BecomingTheMask he'd come]] to [[EvilFeelsGood enjoy it]]. Still its possible in another scenario, Lucas could've potentially been given the mental help needed for his psychosis.]]
*** [[spoiler: That said, it ''does'' make Jack's assertion that Lucas isn't a bad person all the more tragic. Jack either had no idea or completely denied the fact that his son ''is'' a killer at heart.]]
* Though obviously BrainwashedAndCrazy, some of the things Marguerite and Jack say are quite sad. Especially about how they just want to be a family, just want the best for everyone, oblivious and too far gone to realize what they are doing. Especially hearing Jack complain about how Ethan will be the father when he was supposed to be it and how dejected he sounds makes it quite sad. [[spoiler: The whole time, the couple had been the designated parents in the family group, with only Mia challenging them as the "mommy", but the moment Ethan appears, both get degraded to grandparents and they don't take it well.]]
** Although it's also scary as hell, the moments of Marguerite acting like her original sweet self at both the dining room table and when she has Clancy as a "guest" in the Bedroom DLC are pretty poignant. It's obvious in hindsight that she was originally a nice old lady, until [[spoiler: Eveline]] turned her into the scowling, foul-mouthed harridan you meet in the game proper.
* In Daughters DLC, we see how the infection happened. Jack finds [[spoiler: Eveline]] in the bayou, and Zoe was asked to provide blankets for her. As soon as [[spoiler: Eveline]] wakes up, she takes control of her parents, who are trying to fight back. Zoe was very unfortunate to see her parents becoming deranged as a result.

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* TheReveal of just what happened to the Baker family: [[spoiler: After the tanker crash, they discovered a young girl all alone in the woods and took her into their home out of the plain kindness of their hearts. That [[HumanoidAbomination "girl"]] then [[NoGoodDeedGoesUnpunished infected the entire family and twisted them into the murderous psychopaths]] that Ethan would eventually confront. Ethan finally meets the real Jack Baker as part of the HiveMind, just as much the quiet kind-hearted man we were told he was before, who begs him to [[ICannotSelfTerminate kill Eveline and finally free his family]].]] Damn.
** While a absolutely horrific fight, [[spoiler: actually listening to Jack during his final encounter is nothing but Tearjerker material. He desperately calls out for Marguerite, explains how he just wanted to protect his family and is honestly distraught about the situation, only to occasionally return to insanity where he yells in fury at Ethan.]] And the real kicker? [[spoiler: You shot all his eyes, he collapses, only to return again to attack you even more, without any mercy. But the moment Zoe tells Ethan to use the serum to permanently kill him? He ''stops attacking and waits''. As little autonomy he had left, the moment he realized he could properly die, he ''embraced'' it and just calmly waited for you to do it.]]
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** When Ethan gets trapped, he enters [[spoiler: the HiveMind and meets the actual Jack, along with a depressed Zoe. Jack is a friendly old man that tells you in a calm voice that he feels sorry for what happened, that he just had wanted to help a little girl and that he and his family have never wanted to cause any harm. His last action is to carefully grab Ethans hand and ''beg'' him to kill Eveline so he and his family can finally be free.]]
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** You feel less sad for [[spoiler:Lucas Lucas when it's revealed he was freed but kept up the illusion so he could keep his HealingFactor powers and kill people because [[BecomingTheMask he'd come]] to [[EvilFeelsGood enjoy it]]. Still its possible in another scenario, Lucas could've potentially been given the mental help needed for his psychosis.]]
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*** [[spoiler: That said, it ''does'' make Jack's assertion that Lucas isn't a bad person all the more tragic. Jack either had no idea or completely denied the fact that his son ''is'' a killer at heart.]]
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* Though obviously BrainwashedAndCrazy, some of the things Marguerite and Jack say are quite sad. Especially about how they just want to be a family, just want the best for everyone, oblivious and too far gone to realize what they are doing. Especially hearing Jack complain about how Ethan will be the father when he was supposed to be it and how dejected he sounds makes it quite sad. [[spoiler: The whole time, the couple had been the designated parents in the family group, with only Mia challenging them as the "mommy", but the moment Ethan appears, both get degraded to grandparents and they don't take it well.]]
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** Although it's also scary as hell, the moments of Marguerite acting like her original sweet self at both the dining room table and when she has Clancy as a "guest" in the Bedroom DLC are pretty poignant. It's obvious in hindsight that she was originally a nice old lady, until [[spoiler: Eveline]] Eveline turned her into the scowling, foul-mouthed harridan you meet in the game proper.
* In Daughters DLC, we see how the infection happened. Jack finds [[spoiler: Eveline]] Eveline in the bayou, and Zoe was asked to provide blankets for her. As soon as [[spoiler: Eveline]] Eveline wakes up, she takes control of her parents, who are trying to fight back. Zoe was very unfortunate to see her parents becoming deranged as a result.



** Hell, even Lucas earns some sympathy points since it makes it clear that before [[spoiler: Eveline]], he was just a normal, albeit moody, guy trying to deal with his own life like anyone else. The absolute fear in his voice when his recently infected father drags him off to [[spoiler: meet Eveline]] is enough to feel sorry for him.
*** Something that might actually help support this is that [[spoiler: even it's revealed he actually broke free from Eveline's control, kept up the act ForTheEvulz and also act as a spy for her creators, [[EvenEvilHasStandards he still voices his opinion that Eveline's behavior and whatever her creators did to her seems fucked up.]]]] Coming from him and all that he went through first, that has to say something.
** And the final true scene of it [[spoiler: with the Bakers [[AndIMustScream trapped together]] in the Mold's HiveMind, reliving the memory of their final morning before they found Eveline]] just hammers in the final nail in the coffin considering how [[FateWorseThanDeath utterly screwed]] they are from that moment forward. They were just like everyone else, a normal run-to-the-mill family, which ended up as victims completely by chance.

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** Hell, even Lucas earns some sympathy points since it makes it clear that before [[spoiler: Eveline]], Eveline, he was just a normal, albeit moody, guy trying to deal with his own life like anyone else. The absolute fear in his voice when his recently infected father drags him off to [[spoiler: meet Eveline]] Eveline is enough to feel sorry for him.
*** Something that might actually help support this is that [[spoiler: even it's revealed he actually broke free from Eveline's control, kept up the act ForTheEvulz and also act as a spy for her creators, [[EvenEvilHasStandards he still voices his opinion that Eveline's behavior and whatever her creators did to her seems fucked up.]]]] ]] Coming from him and all that he went through first, that has to say something.
** And the final true scene of it [[spoiler: with the Bakers [[AndIMustScream trapped together]] in the Mold's HiveMind, reliving the memory of their final morning before they found Eveline]] Eveline just hammers in the final nail in the coffin considering how [[FateWorseThanDeath utterly screwed]] they are from that moment forward. They were just like everyone else, a normal run-to-the-mill family, which ended up as victims completely by chance.



** It can be incredibly hard to play Daughters, considering that once Marguerite has become infected, Zoe can be heard constantly sobbing and quietly calling and begging for her parents. The poor girl is understandibly scared out of her mind.

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** It can be incredibly hard to play Daughters, considering that once Marguerite has become infected, Zoe can be heard constantly sobbing and quietly calling and begging for her parents. The poor girl is understandibly understandably scared out of her mind.



* If you try to escape through the garage, you'll be [[spoiler:intercepted by Eveline's sudden appearance, before being dragged out of the car by Jack. Both he and Marguerite begin to berate you for being rude as your father begins wailing on you.]] But what brings this over to TearJerker is that, for a second, you can see [[spoiler:[[AndIMustScream Jack hesitating before throwing the first punch]]]].
* Then, for the final dose of sadness, we have the very last DLC of the game: ''End of Zoe''. [[spoiler:Making the Good Ending path canon, it's revealed that Eveline [[FateWorseThanDeath]] calcified Zoe and left her to die in the swamp before she was herself destroyed. ''End of Zoe'' canonically starts ''weeks later'', with Zoe ''still'' being trapped inside of her own crystalized flesh. By the DLC's climax, Zoe has been restored and reunited with her uncle Joe... but she's the last of her family. Her mom's been dead since Ethan killed her, Chris Redfield killed her brother Lucas, and Joe himself had to kill Zoe's father, Jack, after he managed to come back from the MindHive, but only as a deformed and horrific Molded.]]
* TheReveal as to the true identity of "the Swamp Man" in ''End of Zoe''. [[spoiler:It's Jack Baker. Doesn't matter that Eveline was already killed, or that he was injected with the antigen by Ethan; the mutamycete still won't let him rest. Except now his wife's dead, his son's dead, and he's a muck-encrusted mockery of a man. He's got nothing left now. Not even his humanity.]]

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* If you try to escape through the garage, you'll be [[spoiler:intercepted intercepted by Eveline's sudden appearance, before being dragged out of the car by Jack. Both he and Marguerite begin to berate you for being rude as your father begins wailing on you.]] But what brings this over to TearJerker is that, for a second, you can see [[spoiler:[[AndIMustScream [[AndIMustScream Jack hesitating before throwing the first punch]]]].
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* Then, for the final dose of sadness, we have the very last DLC of the game: ''End of Zoe''. [[spoiler:Making Making the Good Ending path canon, it's revealed that Eveline [[FateWorseThanDeath]] calcified Zoe and left her to die in the swamp before she was herself destroyed. ''End of Zoe'' canonically starts ''weeks later'', with Zoe ''still'' being trapped inside of her own crystalized crystallized flesh. By the DLC's climax, Zoe has been restored and reunited with her uncle Joe... but she's the last of her family. Her mom's been dead since Ethan killed her, Chris Redfield killed her brother Lucas, and Joe himself had to kill Zoe's father, Jack, after he managed to come back from the MindHive, but only as a deformed and horrific Molded.]]
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* TheReveal as to the true identity of "the Swamp Man" in ''End of Zoe''. [[spoiler:It's It's Jack Baker. Doesn't matter that Eveline was already killed, or that he was injected with the antigen by Ethan; the mutamycete still won't let him rest. Except now his wife's dead, his son's dead, and he's a muck-encrusted mockery of a man. He's got nothing left now. Not even his humanity.]]



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* [[spoiler: Eveline herself also counts, fitting the TragicMonster trope to a tee. She was genetically engineered since she was a fetus as a living bio-weapon, and had her aging accelerated so that she could effectively pose as the ultimate subversion agent: a young girl with the ability to infect people with a special fungus that she emits and controls, allowing her to subsequently brainwash her victims. Unfortunately, in the eyes of [[MadScientist her creators]], she wasn't even human, and received no love of any kind. All she wanted was to be a normal girl with a normal family, but due to her nature as a WalkingWasteland, it's [[TragicDream the one thing]] that she cannot ever have. Eventually, she escaped confinement, but that eventually robbed her of the one thing keeping her young: the medicine that keeps the accelerated aging in check. Her true form is the mysterious elderly woman who appears throughout the game.]]

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* [[spoiler: Eveline herself also counts, fitting the TragicMonster trope to a tee. She was genetically engineered since she was a fetus as a living bio-weapon, and had her aging accelerated so that she could effectively pose as the ultimate subversion agent: a young girl with the ability to infect people with a special fungus that she emits and controls, allowing her to subsequently brainwash her victims. Unfortunately, in the eyes of [[MadScientist her creators]], she wasn't even human, and received no love of any kind. All she wanted was to be a normal girl with a normal family, but due to her nature as a WalkingWasteland, it's [[TragicDream the one thing]] that she cannot ever have. Eventually, she escaped confinement, but that eventually robbed her of the one thing keeping her young: the medicine that keeps the accelerated aging in check. Her true form is the mysterious elderly woman who appears throughout the game.]]

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* In both ''Daughters'' and ''End of Zoe'', it's possible to find an art project depicting Jack, Marguerite, and Lucas & Zoe as children. The back of it shows it was made by a young Zoe for a 4th grade project. [[DoomedByCanon All four of the people are smiling happily and holding hands.]]


*** [[spoiler: That said, it ''does'' make Jack's assertion that Lucas isn't a bad person all the more tragic. Jack either had no idea or completely denied the fact that his son ''is'' a killer at heart, or at the very least sadistic and violent.]]

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*** [[spoiler: That said, it ''does'' make Jack's assertion that Lucas isn't a bad person all the more tragic. Jack either had no idea or completely denied the fact that his son ''is'' a killer at heart, or at the very least sadistic and violent.heart.]]


*** There's a theory that [[spoiler: The Connections]] told Lucas that they can free his family from her. This leads to two possible scenarios: Either they could do it, or, they lied to him and only used him to gain combat data on E-001 .


* [[spoiler: Eveline herself also counts, fitting the TragicMonster trope to a tee. She was genetically engineered since she was a fetus as a living bio-weapon, and had her aging accelerated so that she could effectively pose as the ultimate subversion agent: a young girl with the ability to infect people with a special fungus that she emits and controls, allowing her to subsequently brainwash her victims. Unfortunately, in the eyes of [[MadScientist her creators]], she wasn't even human, and received no love of any kind. All she wanted was to be a normal girl with a normal family, but due to her nature as a WalkingWasteland, it's [[TragicDream the one thing]] that she cannot ever have. Eventually, she escaped confinement, but that eventually robbed her of the one thing keeping her young: the medicine that keeps the accelerated aging in check. Her true form is the mysterious elderly woman who appears throughout the game.[[/spoiler]]

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* [[spoiler: Eveline herself also counts, fitting the TragicMonster trope to a tee. She was genetically engineered since she was a fetus as a living bio-weapon, and had her aging accelerated so that she could effectively pose as the ultimate subversion agent: a young girl with the ability to infect people with a special fungus that she emits and controls, allowing her to subsequently brainwash her victims. Unfortunately, in the eyes of [[MadScientist her creators]], she wasn't even human, and received no love of any kind. All she wanted was to be a normal girl with a normal family, but due to her nature as a WalkingWasteland, it's [[TragicDream the one thing]] that she cannot ever have. Eventually, she escaped confinement, but that eventually robbed her of the one thing keeping her young: the medicine that keeps the accelerated aging in check. Her true form is the mysterious elderly woman who appears throughout the game.[[/spoiler]]]]

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