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* HelloNurse: Everyone loves Shena's ass.

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* HelloNurse: HeadTurningBeauty: Everyone loves Shena's ass.

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* DiskOneNuke: The "Knowledge of Magical Plants" feat grants you the "Violent Garden" ability, which inflicts strong poison damage to every enemy you can see. At the start of the game, using it can kill almost everything in one or two uses, although it becomes less useful later on.


* AbsurdlyHighLevelCap: If there even ''IS'' a level cap to speak of. Either through cheating or through very dedicated grinding you can reach 1000s of levels. (For reference the FinalBoss is only at level 55) However, it's not as awesome as one might expect, as raising the character level just gives you higher HP and MP caps.

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* AbsurdlyHighLevelCap: If there even ''IS'' a level cap to speak of. Either through cheating or through very dedicated grinding you can reach 1000s of levels. (For reference the FinalBoss is only at level 55) However, it's not as awesome as one might expect, as raising the character level [[EmptyLevels just gives you higher HP and MP caps.caps]].

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* HotCoffeeMinigame: "Sleep Sharing" can randomly occur if you sleep while one of your partners is holding a Sleep Sheep. The goal is to get both you and your partner to reach their "limit" at the same time. Nothing explicit is shown or written, but it's still clear what you're doing.


* BuildLikeAnEgyptian: There's a pyramid north of Port Kapul, on the westernmost side of the map. You need a special book to enter, and it's full of mummies.



** "Name" lets you change your name, something that you can already do for free anytime. The being granting your wish even laughs at you if you wish for this.

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** "Name" lets you change your name, something that you can already do for free anytime.anytime by pressing 'i' and then '5'. The being granting your wish even laughs at you if you wish for this.



** Reading difficult spellbooks and having them drain all your mana twice in a row, causing almost guaranteed instant death by overcasting.



* ObviousRulePatch: In the original ''Elona'', you could keep infinitely giving potions of cure corruption to Pael's Mom whenever you needed to fill up your karma meter. In ''Elona+'', she'll eventually recover from her Ether Disease permanently if you give her enough potions, which does give the quest a happy ending, but it also denies you the fastest source of karma.



* SaveScumming: To get decent teammates and gear, expect to do this a lot.

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* SaveScumming: To get decent teammates and gear, expect to do this a lot. Later versions add several measures to prevent this, such as preventing certain rare but desirable events from happening if the same save file is loaded multiple times too quickly.


* TransformationTrinket: Shift Cores (only obtainable by wishing) grant you a major stat buff, let you fill up your gauge to 200%, and temporarily change your appearance.



* WombLevel: The final level of Rehmido, the Meshera lair.

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* WombLevel: The final level of Rehmido, the Meshera lair.lair, is covered in flesh and veins.


* AndYourRewardIsEdible - You will occasionally get food as a reward for quests. Especially Harvest Time quests. Occasionally, you'll be rewarded with a candy item. Yes, you can be awarded candy scythes, armor, and footwear.

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* AndYourRewardIsEdible - You will occasionally get food as a reward for quests. Especially Harvest Time quests. Occasionally, you'll be rewarded with a candy item. equipment made of "raw" (or candy, if it's miracle-quality or higher), which is edible. Yes, you can be awarded candy edible scythes, armor, and footwear.



* ButLiquorIsQuicker: You can have sex with any NPC as long as they're drunk. You'll gain money and train your charisma, but also lose karma and sanity.



* CreepyChild: [[spoiler:Orphe the Chaos Child, a BonusBoss available in the postgame.]]

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* CreepyChild: [[spoiler:Orphe the Chaos Child, Child]], a BonusBoss available in the postgame.]]



* AnEntrepreneurIsYou: On top of exploring dungeons, you can make some money by purchasing buildings such as ranches, farms, museums, and shops. The shop is particularly important, as you can use it to sell almost any item for a much better price than just selling it to a random shop.



* EverythingTryingToKillYou:
** Averted, neutral [=NPCs=] will often spawn in dungeons and wilderness areas and attack hostile monsters. And any monster spawned by a book reading or a spell cast in confusion has a chance of coming out neutral. For small creatures, this is a boon, as they will respawn in the town they are summoned in until you catch them or otherwise force them to stop appearing (though it's slightly buggy, sometimes they don't respawn for ages, or not at all, since they aren't originally a part of the town.) For large creatures, it sure is nice having a sky golem spawn on your side after you inadvertently summon a master lich. They will engage any hostile monsters just as a normal neutral character such as a rogue archer or mercenary would do.

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* EverythingTryingToKillYou:
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EverythingTryingToKillYou: Averted, neutral [=NPCs=] will often spawn in dungeons and wilderness areas and attack hostile monsters. And any monster spawned by a book reading or a spell cast in confusion has a chance of coming out neutral. For small creatures, this is a boon, as they will respawn in the town they are summoned in until you catch them or otherwise force them to stop appearing (though it's slightly buggy, sometimes they don't respawn for ages, or not at all, since they aren't originally a part of the town.) For large creatures, it sure is nice having a sky golem spawn on your side after you inadvertently summon a master lich. They will engage any hostile monsters just as a normal neutral character such as a rogue archer or mercenary would do.



* AHomeownerIsYou: And a [[AnEntrepreneurIsYou shop owner, ranch owner, farm owner, museum owner]], and various other real estate. You start out in a cave... with a hi-tech refrigerator.

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* AHomeownerIsYou: And You have a [[AnEntrepreneurIsYou shop owner, ranch owner, farm owner, museum owner]], house (initially a cave, but it can be upgraded all the way to a castle) that serves as your home base. You can warp to it anytime and various other real estate. You start out in a cave... fill it with a hi-tech refrigerator.useful furniture such as beds and freezers that would be too impractical to carry around. [[AnInteriorDecoratorIsYou You can also decorate it with furniture]] to improve your salary.



* HyperspaceArsenal - The 4D pocket spell. You, if your strength is high enough.

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* HyperspaceArsenal - HyperspaceArsenal:
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The 4D pocket spell. You, if spell lets you remove any item (except cargo) from your inventory, and claim it back later.
** If
your strength is stat and/or weight lifting skill are high enough.enough, you can carry an absurd amount of items. Weight is the only thing that matters, so you can potentially stuff several trees, statues, and pianos in your pack with no (or minor) penalties.



* AnInteriorDecoratorIsYou: Several types of furniture exist and can be placed in your home. Having nice furniture increases your home rank, which increases your salary.



* SinisterMinister: Missionaries of Darkness, [[KillItWithFire Red Baptists]], and [[KillItWithIce Blue Baptists]]

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* SinisterMinister: Missionaries of Darkness, [[KillItWithFire [[PlayingWithFire Red Baptists]], and [[KillItWithIce [[AnIcePerson Blue Baptists]]Baptists]] are hostile clergymen you can find in most dungeons.



** There's a currently unimplemented card game called [[Franchise/YuGiOh Wizards]] and {{Magic}}.

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** There's a currently unimplemented card game called [[Franchise/YuGiOh Wizards]] and {{Magic}}.TableTopGame/{{Magic|TheGathering}}.



** The entire Yeek race are a reference to the book ''Little Fuzzy'' by ''H. Beam Piper''.

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** The entire Yeek race are a reference to the book ''Little Fuzzy'' by ''H. H. Beam Piper''.Piper.



* VancianMagic: Elona has this and combines it with a ManaMeter. Reading from a spell book grants you spell charges. To cast a spell, you need to consume some spell charges, some mana, and pass a casting skill check. Once a spell runs out of charges, you cannot cast it until you read its spellbook again.

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* VancianMagic: Elona has this and combines it with a ManaMeter. Reading from a spell book grants you spell charges. To cast a spell, you need to consume some spell charges, some mana, and pass a casting skill check. Once a spell runs out of charges, you cannot cast it until you read its spellbook again.again or gain spell stocks from other sources.



* EvolutionaryLevels: Follows a system very much inspired by Franchise/{{Pokemon}}, you can evolve your pet - or even turn it into something completely new.

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* EvolutionaryLevels: Follows a system very much inspired by Franchise/{{Pokemon}}, you can evolve your pet - or even turn it into something completely new.new by using extremely rare items called Evolution Hearts.


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* UrineTrouble: The "Marking" ability infuriates an enemy and reduces your hydration level. You can also pick up your own piss as an inventory item.


* BigBad: [[spoiler:Zeome, the False Prophet]]

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* %%* BigBad: [[spoiler:Zeome, the False Prophet]]



** {{Deconstructed|Trope}} with Mia in Palmia, (who asks you to capture and bring a silver cat to her in exchange for gold and an artifact that makes dominating monsters to be pets slightly easier). Everyone thinks she smells like an animal, and believes she's either a psycho or mentally retarded.



* CrazyCatLady: Mia, a very odd girl you can find in Palmia, who is obsessed with cats and is treated like an outcast by the other townsfolk.



* CriticalEncumbranceFailure: Averted. As you carry more stuff, a penalty on speed becomes greater and greater. When you're REALLY burdened, you start getting crushed by your stuff, and you also have a chance to fall down stairs and potentially break your neck.
** Traveling while "Overweight" will usually get you one-shot smashed.
** Note that while you get gradual penalties on carrying things, you can still pick up something very heavy like the above gates with no warning of it crushing you instantly.

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* CriticalEncumbranceFailure: Averted. As you carry more stuff, a penalty on speed becomes greater and greater. When you're REALLY burdened, you start getting crushed by your stuff, losing HP, and you also have a chance to fall down stairs and potentially break your neck.
** Traveling while "Overweight" will usually get
neck. If your inventory gets ''too'' heavy, you one-shot smashed.
** Note that while you get gradual penalties on carrying things, you can still pick up something very heavy like the above gates with no warning of it crushing you instantly.
become completely unable to move.



* DisasterScavengers

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* %%* DisasterScavengers



** Ammo items can be "raw" (or candy if it's an artefact) which means you can well, eat them.

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** Ammo items can be "raw" (or candy if it's an artefact) which means you can well, eat them.them. If the equipment has any stat or skill bonuses, eating it will grant bonus experience.



* SlimeSnailsAndMutantTails: The Snail and Mutant races.



* HarderThanHard: South Tyris: more monsters, more mutants, more of everything, like dying horribly.



* RidiculouslyCuteCritter: Putits, who look like ''VideoGame/DragonQuest'''s slimes with BlackBeadEyes and a fluffy cloud-like design.


* FiveRaces: A bit different than usual, as there are 11 official races, but they're similar to or hybrids of the five races listed. The vast majority of these "races" are in fact merely different human cultures, including a few of the races only accessible in debug mode. Interestingly, Norland, which is the "standard" human race in the game, is unable to be played in the default setting. Snails (yes, salt kills them instantly) would count as a cute race, except they are better at nothing that the other races can't do better. They're explicitly described as [[SelfImposedChallenge a race for people seeking a really big challenge.]]

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* FiveRaces: A bit different than usual, as there are 11 official races, but they're similar to or hybrids of the five races listed. The vast majority of these "races" are in fact merely different human cultures, including a few of the races only accessible in debug mode. Interestingly, Norland, which is the "standard" human race in the game, is unable to be played in the default setting. Snails (yes, salt kills them instantly) would count as a cute race, except they are better at nothing that the other races can't do better. They're explicitly described as [[SelfImposedChallenge [[ChallengeRun a race for people seeking a really big challenge.]]



* JokeCharacter: You can play as a snail as a SelfImposedChallenge. They're as weak as you expect. Activating extra races allows you to play as certain enemies, like a dog, cat, yith, et cetera, without their special abilities.

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* JokeCharacter: You can play as a snail as a SelfImposedChallenge.ChallengeRun. They're as weak as you expect. Activating extra races allows you to play as certain enemies, like a dog, cat, yith, et cetera, without their special abilities.

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* SlaveMarket: You can buy and sell party members in [[WretchedHive Derphy]]. [=NPCs=] defend the practice by mentioning how important it is to the economy.
--> Slavery is a very lucrative business. Many people claim it's evil, but even mighty [[CapitalCity Palmia]]'s economy would disintegrate if they didn't have any slaves to work their fields.


Also in 2012, a fanmade ExpansionPack, ''Elona+'', was released. It is currently translated to English (though there are plenty of typos). It continues to live with periodic updates, expanding to several new continents while adding many new game mechanics and drastically increasing the strength of the enemies.

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Also in 2012, a fanmade ExpansionPack, ''Elona+'', was released. It is currently translated to English (though there are plenty of typos).typos, and more than enough placeholder text starting from Act II). It continues to live with periodic updates, expanding to several new continents while adding many new game mechanics and drastically increasing the strength of the enemies.


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* BattleButler: You'll get one of your own if you read a butler's diary. They're adept in martial arts and guns.

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* BattleButler: You'll get one of your own if you read a butler's diary. They're adept in martial arts and guns.guns, and also good at healing.

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* BattleButler: You'll get one of your own if you read a butler's diary. They're adept in martial arts and guns.


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* {{Kitsune}}: The fox brother, one of his evolution paths allows him to become a nine-tailed fox brother.


** In Elona+ sometimes Nefia will go into a fever time, where enemies get stronger and rewards become greater, and flames surround the in-game clock. This is a reference to a mechanic in ''[[VideoGame/OreshikaTaintedBloodlines Oreshika]]''.
** Elona+ has [[Franchise/{{Castlevania}} whip weapon that deals massive damage to the undead called "Bloody Tears"]].

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** In Elona+ sometimes Nefia will go into a fever time, where enemies get stronger and rewards become greater, you can gather more materials, and flames surround the in-game clock. This is a reference to a mechanic in ''[[VideoGame/OreshikaTaintedBloodlines Oreshika]]''.
** Elona+ has a [[Franchise/{{Castlevania}} whip weapon that deals massive damage to the undead called "Bloody Tears"]].

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