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** The Robot Capitol is never visited again after Horace leaves, thus we never see the Robots reaction to their "King" abandoning them.


** Weirdly, this even applies to Horace himself. Silton always calls him "Robot", he is listed as "Robot" at the Summer Fete (none of the other participants are given a name either), and his room in the Mansion is titled "The Robot's Room". The only times he is actually named as Horace is by the crate that he gets delivered in at the beginning of the game, and the computer he gets hooked up to after his HeroicBSOD.

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** Weirdly, this even applies to Horace himself. Silton always calls him "Robot", he is listed as "Robot" at the Summer Fete (none of the other participants are given a name either), as "Challenger" at the Video Game tournament (where the other participants DO have names), and his room in the Mansion is titled "The Robot's Room". The only times he is actually named as Horace is by the crate that he gets delivered in at the beginning of the game, and the computer he gets hooked up to after his HeroicBSOD.


* EveryOneCallsHimBarkeep: The Old Man and many characters associated with him (The Old Lady, The Professor, The Blind Man, The Men in Black and Grey) are only referred to as their descriptions by Horace, even after he meets other unnamed "Old Men" or "Old Ladies".

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* EveryOneCallsHimBarkeep: The Old Man and many characters associated with him (The Old Lady, The Professor, The Blind Man, The Men in Black and Grey) are only referred to as their descriptions by Horace, even after he meets other unnamed "Old Men" or "Old Ladies".


* SomeoneToRememberHimBy: The Siltons name their daughter after the recently deceased [[spoiler: Heather]], and it's inferred he quickly got her pregnant again in order to do the same for [[spoiler: Preston]].



* TurnedAgainstTheirMasters: All robots that came after Horace had his personality, like his love of video games, sports, and music, but ''not'' [[CharacterDevelopment his growth and love for humans.]] [[spoiler:When said robots were forced to kill each other? They instead turned their guns on the humans, and have been trying to destroy humanity since Horace fell asleep.]]

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* TurnedAgainstTheirMasters: All robots that came after Horace had his personality, like his love of video games, sports, and music, but ''not'' [[CharacterDevelopment his growth and love for humans.]] [[spoiler:When said robots were forced to kill each other? They instead turned their guns on the humans, and have been trying to destroy humanity since Horace fell asleep.]]]]
* WhatHappenedToTheMouse:
** Logan deserted the army alongside another man, but we never find out who.
** Captain Mike Hapton disappears after the group land on the moon.
** Horace meets [[spoiler: Heather and The Old Man in the afterlife, and ONLY them. None of the other people who died are seen]].


* OneMarioLimit: Judging from their Halloween costumes, Preston and Logan are aware they share names with the protagonists of ''Film/BillAndTedsExcellentAdventure''.


* CainAndAbelAndSeth: The Old Man, The Professor, and [[spoiler: The Man in Black]].

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* CainAndAbelAndSeth: The Old Man, The Professor, and [[spoiler: The Man in In Black]].



* DisneyVillainDeath: [[spoiler: Dr. Herral and The Man in Black]] fall from their mechs into pits of flame.

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* DisneyVillainDeath: [[spoiler: Dr. Herral and The Man in In Black]] fall from their mechs into pits of flame.



** It's implied there's a "Solomon" in the Old Man's family given his company being called "Solomon Automatons", but it's not clear if it's his name, [[spoiler: The Man in Black's]] name, or their surname.

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** It's implied there's a "Solomon" in the Old Man's family given his company being called "Solomon Automatons", but it's not clear if it's his name, [[spoiler: The Man in In Black's]] name, or their surname.



* SweetAndSourGrapes: If Horace opts to save [[spoiler:the Man in Black from his DisneyVillainDeath, Silton kills him anyway via mushroom poisoning]].

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* RewatchBonus: A real dark example. When time-traveling with The Professor, Horace ends up in the bedroom of The Old Man and The Professor's younger selves, and it's implied this [[StableTimeLoop gave them the drive to indulge in robots and time-travel]]. Looking closer, one might realize that [[spoiler:not only are there ''three'' beds, meaning there was a third kid offscreen, but one of the kids has a pair of glasses, which neither The Old Man nor The Professor wear. That wasn't The Old Man's past self who Horace smiled at, it was the Man In Black's]].
* SweetAndSourGrapes: If Horace opts to save [[spoiler:the Man in In Black from his DisneyVillainDeath, Silton kills him anyway via mushroom poisoning]].

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* BaitAndSwitch: Two involving Mr. Silton.
** The Blind Man's Atlas Gloves were stolen, leaving him with an empty box. Later Mr. Silton gives Horace a pair of Atlas gloves... and has a box of his own, meaning he ''wasn't'' the one who stole them.
** The Post Office robbery "Going wrong" appears to be because Silton used his plumbing van with his name on it as an escape vehicle. What actually happened was that the stolen money vanished and the other robbers accused Silton and Preston of hoarding it [[spoiler: which Preston later turns out to be actually guilty of]].

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* FaceDeathWithDignity: [[spoiler: The Ether Boss, when Horace destroys his glass dome, stops attacking you and just floats back and forth as it resigns itself to its fate.]]
-->[[spoiler: Ether Boss: I suppose it's time I met my maker. Make it quick, won't you?]]
** [[spoiler: Played straight and then ultimately subverted with the champion of the robot city games. It graciously leads itself to the crusher, and awaits its death at Horace's hands, reciting a poem as it waits. But Horace never crushes him, and the former champion is completely baffled as to why he's sparing him.]]


** Weirdly, this even applies to Horace himself. Silton always calls him "Robot", he is listed as "Robot" at the Summer Fete (none of the other participants are given a name either), and his room in the Mansion is titled "The Robot's Room". The only times he is actually named as Horace is by the crate that he gets delivered in at the beginning of the game, and the computer he gets hooked up to after his HeroicRROD.

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** Weirdly, this even applies to Horace himself. Silton always calls him "Robot", he is listed as "Robot" at the Summer Fete (none of the other participants are given a name either), and his room in the Mansion is titled "The Robot's Room". The only times he is actually named as Horace is by the crate that he gets delivered in at the beginning of the game, and the computer he gets hooked up to after his HeroicRROD.HeroicBSOD.


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* NoOSHACompliance: Saws, spikes, flames, sparks, and SmashingHallwayTrapsOfDoom are everywhere. Fort seems to be the only one who notices or cares.
-->'''Fort:''' Why are there saws here?
-->'''Horace:''' It makes no sense.
-->'''Fort:''' Those platforms don't look very safe. Be careful.
-->'''Horace:''' [[SarcasmMode I don't know how I've managed without you]].


** Weirdly, this even applies to Horace himself. Silton always calls him "Robot". He is listed as "Robot" at the Summer Fete (none of the other participants are given a name either), and his room in the Mansion is titled "The Robot's Room". The only times he is actually named as Horace is by the crate that he gets delivered in at the beginning of the game, and the computer he gets hooked up to after his HeroicRROD.

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** Weirdly, this even applies to Horace himself. Silton always calls him "Robot". He "Robot", he is listed as "Robot" at the Summer Fete (none of the other participants are given a name either), and his room in the Mansion is titled "The Robot's Room". The only times he is actually named as Horace is by the crate that he gets delivered in at the beginning of the game, and the computer he gets hooked up to after his HeroicRROD.


** Weirdly, this even applies to Horace himself. Silton always calls him "Robot". He is listed as "Robot" at the Summer Fete (None of the other participants are given a name either), and his room in the Mansion is titled "The Robot's Room".

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** Weirdly, this even applies to Horace himself. Silton always calls him "Robot". He is listed as "Robot" at the Summer Fete (None (none of the other participants are given a name either), and his room in the Mansion is titled "The Robot's Room".Room". The only times he is actually named as Horace is by the crate that he gets delivered in at the beginning of the game, and the computer he gets hooked up to after his HeroicRROD.

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* EveryOneCallsHimBarkeep: The Old Man and many characters associated with him (The Old Lady, The Professor, The Blind Man, The Men in Black and Grey) are only referred to as their descriptions by Horace, even after he meets other unnamed "Old Men" or "Old Ladies".
** It's implied there's a "Solomon" in the Old Man's family given his company being called "Solomon Automatons", but it's not clear if it's his name, [[spoiler: The Man in Black's]] name, or their surname.
** Weirdly, this even applies to Horace himself. Silton always calls him "Robot". He is listed as "Robot" at the Summer Fete (None of the other participants are given a name either), and his room in the Mansion is titled "The Robot's Room".


* ArcVillain: [[spoiler:The Ether Boss is one for the estate segment, as it controls the other four elemental robots as well as all the living appliances. Once it's dealt with, the Man in Black rises to this role in his desire to conquer the remaining world for the Great and the Good.]]

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* ArcVillain: [[spoiler:The Ether Boss is one for the estate segment, as it he controls the other four elemental robots as well as all the living appliances. Once it's he's dealt with, the Man "Great and the Good", led by the Men in Black rises to this role in his desire to conquer and Grey, take over as the remaining world for the Great and the Good.final enemy.]]



* CainAndAbelAndSeth: The Old Man, The Professor, and [[spoiler: The Man in Black]].



* ComputerVoice: Horace is voiced using text-to-speech. [[spoiler:Both the [[PsychoPrototype Ether Boss]] and Stilton and his wife's child also uses a computer voice.]]

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* ComputerVoice: Horace is voiced using text-to-speech. [[spoiler:Both the [[spoiler:The [[PsychoPrototype Ether Boss]] Boss]], Fort, and Stilton and his wife's child also uses use a computer voice.]]


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* OneMarioLimit: Judging from their Halloween costumes, Preston and Logan are aware they share names with the protagonists of ''Film/BillAndTedsExcellentAdventure''.


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* TakeThat: UsefulNotes/DonaldTrump is a member of the "Great and Good" and thus ends up [[spoiler: getting stranded on the moon in the end]].


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* BerserkButton: [[spoiler:Do not try and harm Stilton's wife. The Man in Grey learned this the hard way.]]
* BigBad: [[spoiler:The Ether Boss is one for the estate segment, as it controls the other four elemental robots as well as all the living appliances. Once it's dealt with, the Man in Black rises to this role in his desire to conquer the remaining world for the Great and the Good.]]
* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler:After a long, hard, and harsh journey, as well as losing the lives of The Professor, Heather, Preston, and Fort, Horace finally manages to bring an end to the war and save both the humans and the robots. Sadly, he's infected with the same virus that started to kill the other robots, but lives long enough for him to see the birth of Stilton and his wife's baby. Thankfully, he gets to go to heaven to be with the Old Man, who is his father, and Heather.]]

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* BerserkButton: [[spoiler:Do not try and harm Stilton's wife. The Man in Grey learned this the hard way.]]
* BigBad:
ArcVillain: [[spoiler:The Ether Boss is one for the estate segment, as it controls the other four elemental robots as well as all the living appliances. Once it's dealt with, the Man in Black rises to this role in his desire to conquer the remaining world for the Great and the Good.]]
* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler:After a long, hard, and harsh journey, as well as losing the lives of The Professor, Heather, Preston, Ether, Betty, Fluffers, Dr. Hiro, and Fort, Horace finally manages to bring an end to the war and save both the humans and the robots. Sadly, he's infected with the same virus that started to kill the other robots, but lives long enough for him to see the birth of Stilton and his wife's baby. Thankfully, he gets to go to heaven to be with the Old Man, who is his father, and Heather.]]


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* DisneyVillainDeath: [[spoiler: Dr. Herral and The Man in Black]] fall from their mechs into pits of flame.


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* NotSoDifferent: The "Great and Good" humans want to kill off all free-willed robots, believe a robot that won't kill doesn't deserve to exist. Post war, the robot leaders "Decommissioned" all combat robots, believing that a robot designed for killing is pointless to keep around.
* SweetAndSourGrapes: If Horace opts to save [[spoiler:the Man in Black from his DisneyVillainDeath, Silton kills him anyway via mushroom poisoning]].

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* BerserkButton: [[spoiler:Do not try and harm Stilton's wife. The Man in Grey learned this the hard way.]]
* BigBad: [[spoiler:The Ether Boss is one for the estate segment, as it controls the other four elemental robots as well as all the living appliances. Once it's dealt with, the Man in Black rises to this role in his desire to conquer the remaining world for the Great and the Good.]]

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