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* GameplayAndStorySegregation [[spoiler:or possibly StupidSacrifice]]: If you hurry, you can get to the escape pods from Moric's control room in about 2 minutes, leaving 8 to fight the dracelon again, which is plenty. [[spoiler: Duegan still sacrifices himeself to distract it, insisting that there isn't time to fight it again.]]

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* GameplayAndStorySegregation [[spoiler:or possibly StupidSacrifice]]: If you hurry, you can get to the escape pods from Moric's control room in about 2 minutes, leaving 8 to fight the dracelon again, which is plenty. [[spoiler: Duegan still sacrifices himeself himself to distract it, insisting that there isn't time to fight it again.]]

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* VisualInitiativeQueue: One of the features added by the reboot as a bar just below the enemy status bar that shows who will move next for the next several turns.


* ShoutOut: There's a weapon that has a chance of being [[RandomlyDrops randomly dropped]] by a boss. It's called the "[[Franchise/KingdomHearts Keyblade]]". [[CaptainObvious It's a key.]] Originally wielded by a zombie locksmith.

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* ShoutOut: There's a weapon that has a chance of being [[RandomlyDrops randomly dropped]] by a boss. It's called the "[[Franchise/KingdomHearts Keyblade]]". [[CaptainObvious It's a key.]] key. Originally wielded by a zombie locksmith.


* HealthMeter: Enemies have lifebars which can be clicked on to see enemy stats.


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* LifeMeter: Enemies have lifebars which can be clicked on to see enemy stats.


* FiveBadBand: The Governance de Magi.

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* FiveBadBand: FiveManBand: The Governance de Magi.


* BrickJoke: Early on, one of your party members ask Vehrn, headstrong paladin, just how he expects [[CrystalDragonJesus YALORT]] to assist him in battle. She jokingly asks if he expects YALORT to send down [[BoltOfDivineRetribution "green lightning".]] The paladin is offended, considering the statement blasphemy, and says that he'll simply send him support. [[spoiler:After driving out the zombies from Goznor, the priest rewards you with an amulet that teaches Vehrn the ability to do just that. [[CrowningMomentOfFunny It's even titled 'Green Lightning'.]] ]]

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* BrickJoke: Early on, one of your party members ask Vehrn, headstrong paladin, just how he expects [[CrystalDragonJesus YALORT]] to assist him in battle. She jokingly asks if he expects YALORT to send down [[BoltOfDivineRetribution "green lightning".]] The paladin is offended, considering the statement blasphemy, and says that he'll simply send him support. [[spoiler:After driving out the zombies from Goznor, the priest rewards you with an amulet that teaches Vehrn the ability to do just that. [[CrowningMomentOfFunny [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments It's even titled 'Green Lightning'.]] ]]



* MoodWhiplash: The final scenes are very serious and border on WhamEpisode. Then, we get to see an ending cutscene with the Governance de Magi, where Gaspar and Melchior manage to make you [[CrowningMomentOfFunny laugh hysterically]] again.

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* MoodWhiplash: The final scenes are very serious and border on WhamEpisode. Then, we get to see an ending cutscene with the Governance de Magi, where Gaspar and Melchior manage to make you [[CrowningMomentOfFunny [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments laugh hysterically]] again.


--->'''Solaar''': [[CrowningMomentOfFunny Even I don't know what I meaned by that one]].

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--->'''Solaar''': [[CrowningMomentOfFunny [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments Even I don't know what I meaned by that one]].


** [[PeterPan Pixie Dust doesn't let you fly]]

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** [[PeterPan [[Literature/PeterPan Pixie Dust doesn't let you fly]]


* UnusableEnemyEquipment: Rather {{egregious}}, since you can click on an enemy's lifebar at any time to see a detailed description of their stats, equipment, etc., and only a few enemies will actually drop said equipment as a [[RandomlyDrops random drop]]. It's also subverted, however, as a lot of the enemy equipment is actual equipment that you can buy or find in treasure chests.

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* UnusableEnemyEquipment: Rather {{egregious}}, JustForFun/{{egregious}}, since you can click on an enemy's lifebar at any time to see a detailed description of their stats, equipment, etc., and only a few enemies will actually drop said equipment as a [[RandomlyDrops random drop]]. It's also subverted, however, as a lot of the enemy equipment is actual equipment that you can buy or find in treasure chests.

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* HealthMeter: Enemies have lifebars which can be clicked on to see enemy stats.


* MadeOfEvil: All monsters are made up of a dark, insubstantial material known as "miasma".

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* MadeOfEvil: MadeOfEvil:
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All monsters are made up of a dark, insubstantial material known as "miasma"."miasma".
** The {{elemental|Embodiment}} in Chapter 3 include a Dark version. Due to the SortingAlgorithmOfEvil, these are actually the ''least'' powerful elementals you encounter. The bestiary says that they don't ''attack'' so much as ''[[NonMaliciousMonster leak energy when disrupted]]'', and that if they sit around too long they may [[BodyToJewel crystallize]] and become [[RockMonster Onyxes]].



* [[spoiler:TomatoInTheMirror]]: [[spoiler:[[OhCrap Rohoph was not immune to the Violet Crystal's effects.]]]]

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* [[spoiler:TomatoInTheMirror]]: TomatoInTheMirror: [[spoiler:[[OhCrap Rohoph was was]]]] not immune to [[spoiler:[[OhCrap the Violet Crystal's effects.]]]]



-->'''Elwyen''': Maaardeeeek! I'm all covered in sweat, all wet and glistening and it's making me squirm around! Why aren't you watching?
-->'''Mardek''': Well, we're sort of on an adventure here...
-->'''Elwyen''': I still wish you'd ogle me lustfully all the time, just like you used to!
-->'''Mardek''': I don't remember ever doing that...
-->'''Elwyen''': IN MY DREAMS YOU DID!!!
* BackFromTheDead [[ExaggeratedTrope For The Third Time]]: The Skeletal Dracelon.

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-->'''Elwyen''': Maaardeeeek! I'm all covered in sweat, all wet and glistening and it's making me squirm around! Why aren't you watching?
-->'''Mardek''':
watching?\\
'''Mardek''':
Well, we're sort of on an adventure here...
-->'''Elwyen''':
here...\\
'''Elwyen''':
I still wish you'd ogle me lustfully all the time, just like you used to!
-->'''Mardek''':
to!\\
'''Mardek''':
I don't remember ever doing that...
-->'''Elwyen''':
that...\\
'''Elwyen''':
IN MY DREAMS YOU DID!!!
* BackFromTheDead BackFromTheDead: [[ExaggeratedTrope For The Third Time]]: The Skeletal Dracelon.



* BodyToJewel: The [[EnergyBeing energy-based]] {{elemental|Embodiment}}s that inhabit the elemental temples turn into the other, [[RockMonster crystalline]] inhabitants of the temples, if they stay still too long.



-->'''Melchior:''' I liked Qualna. He had one eye. I liked that about him because I have one eye too. So does everyone in this chamber. We're like one big happy family! He also solved his problems with words. Words which weren't things like "DIE!!" or "[[BreadEggsMilkSquick I have a small peanut and I'm not afraid to use it]]!"
-->'''Balthazar:''' You have a small ''what''?
-->'''Melchior:''' I'm a hermaphrodite.

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-->'''Melchior:''' I liked Qualna. He had one eye. I liked that about him because I have one eye too. So does everyone in this chamber. We're like one big happy family! He also solved his problems with words. Words which weren't things like "DIE!!" or "[[BreadEggsMilkSquick I have a small peanut and I'm not afraid to use it]]!"
-->'''Balthazar:'''
it]]!"\\
'''Balthazar:'''
You have a small ''what''?
-->'''Melchior:'''
''what''?\\
'''Melchior:'''
I'm a hermaphrodite.



* ElementalEmbodiment: All four of the Elemental Temples you explore have both [[EnergyBeing energy-based]] elementals and [[SiliconBasedLife gemstone monsters]] of the appropriate element.

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* ElementalEmbodiment: All four of the Elemental Temples you explore have both [[EnergyBeing energy-based]] elementals and [[SiliconBasedLife [[RockMonster gemstone monsters]] of the appropriate element.


-->Emela, [[DiscussedTrope discussing]] WhatMeasureIsAMook

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-->Emela, -->--'''Emela''', [[DiscussedTrope discussing]] WhatMeasureIsAMook


** At one point, a character asks if the rest of the party can hear something. Mardek mentions that, yes, the music changed... [[TheDevTeamThinksOfEverything Unless you have the sound off, in which case Mardek comments that he can't hear anything because the sound is off.]]

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** At one point, a character asks if the rest of the party can hear something. Mardek mentions that, yes, the music changed... [[TheDevTeamThinksOfEverything Unless you have the sound off, in which case Mardek comments that he can't hear anything because the sound is off.]]


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* AuthorCatchPhrase: "Tsk."
** Any time a cliche or otherwise expected situation is predicted (which happens very often), the sentence tends to end with "perhaps?" or a similar qualifier. This shows up less in Chapter 3, but is still present in Pseudo's blog posts.

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* AuthorCatchPhrase: AuthorCatchPhrase:
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"Tsk."
** Any time a cliche cliché or otherwise expected situation is predicted (which happens very often), the sentence tends to end with "perhaps?" or a similar qualifier. This shows up less in Chapter 3, but is still present in Pseudo's blog posts.



* ConvectionSchmonvection

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* CrossOver: In Chapter 3, the author crosses over several of the elements from his [[DevelopmentHell canceled project]], Deliverance.
** Actually, most, if not all, of Pseudolonewolf's older games happen in a shared universe. So we might just be able to meet [[LizardFolk Arkus]] [[SpacePirate Zei]] one day.
* CrystalDragonJesus: YALORT.
** Though he may be more like Crystal Dragon Zeus.

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* CrossOver: In Chapter 3, the author crosses over several of the elements from his [[DevelopmentHell canceled project]], Deliverance.
** Actually,
Deliverance. Makes sense when you realize that most, if not all, of Pseudolonewolf's older games happen in a shared universe. So we might just be able to meet [[LizardFolk Arkus]] [[SpacePirate Zei]] one day.
* CrystalDragonJesus: YALORT.
**
YALORT. Though he may be more like Crystal Dragon Zeus.



** [[spoiler: By the end of chapter 3, Rohoph actively sabotages Mardek's friendship with Elwyen to prevent him from growing attached to anybody which could distract him from "their" goal]].

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** [[spoiler: By [[spoiler:By the end of chapter 3, Rohoph actively sabotages Mardek's friendship with Elwyen to prevent him from growing attached to anybody which could distract him from "their" goal]].



* FightWoosh

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* %%* FightWoosh



* GenreSavvy: Rohoph, who advises Mardek not to form emotional attachments to people, because then his enemies can use them against him in a SadisticChoice, or ''they'' could simply [[EtTuBrute betray him themselves]].
** [[spoiler:Granted, this is probably influenced by Rohoph's extreme paranoia caused by his own corruption from the violet crystal.]]

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* GenreSavvy: Rohoph, who advises Mardek not to form emotional attachments to people, because then his enemies can use them against him in a SadisticChoice, or ''they'' could simply [[EtTuBrute betray him themselves]].
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themselves]]. [[spoiler:Granted, this is probably influenced by Rohoph's extreme paranoia caused by his own corruption from the violet crystal.]]



* GrimReaper: GALARIS.
** Moric was mistaken for Galaris. Admittedly, he's pretty much a look-alike.
* HeKnowsAboutTimedHits: "Mardek, I'm going to remind you of the controls!" To be fair, much of the dialogue in the game is in the same vein.

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* GrimReaper: GALARIS.
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GALARIS. Moric was mistaken for Galaris. Admittedly, him and, admittedly, he's pretty much a look-alike.
* HeKnowsAboutTimedHits: HeKnowsAboutTimedHits:
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"Mardek, I'm going to remind you of the controls!" To be fair, much of the dialogue in the game is in the same vein.



** HumanoidAliens: Both averted and played straight. Some of the species described in the encyclopedia are [[StarfishAliens truly bizarre]]. The ones we've seen so far are all humanoids, however.

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** * HumanoidAliens: Both averted and played straight. Some of the species described in the encyclopedia are [[StarfishAliens truly bizarre]]. The ones we've seen so far are all humanoids, however.



* LizardFolk: A whole tribe of 'em.

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* LizardFolk: LizardFolk:
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A whole tribe of 'em.



* MagikarpPower: Elwyen and Meraeador look useless at first, but if you take the time to get sheet music and build inventions, they become invaluable.
** Solaar, too. Xe has abysmal Vitality, turning xim into a GlassCannon with too much emphasis on the "glass" part to be very useful. However, if you give xim equipment that boosts Vitality (the Green Stole + 6, in particular), xyr HP is raised enough to make xim and xyr amazing skills usable.

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* MagikarpPower: MagikarpPower:
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Elwyen and Meraeador look useless at first, but if you take the time to get sheet music and build inventions, they become invaluable.
** Solaar, too.Solaar. Xe has abysmal Vitality, turning xim into a GlassCannon with too much emphasis on the "glass" part to be very useful. However, if you give xim equipment that boosts Vitality (the Green Stole + 6, in particular), xyr HP is raised enough to make xim and xyr amazing skills usable.



** [[CompletelyMissingThePoint But he's totally rad, man.]]



* OurSoulsAreDifferent: And how!



** And [[spoiler: Moric's possession of Social Fox's body]].

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** And [[spoiler: Moric's [[spoiler:Moric's possession of Social Fox's body]].



* [[spoiler:SoLongAndThanksForAllTheGear: Hope you don't leave Deugan and Emela with plenty of gear by the end of Chapter 2 without banking them first!]]

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* [[spoiler:SoLongAndThanksForAllTheGear: Hope SoLongAndThanksForAllTheGear: [[spoiler:Hope you don't leave Deugan and Emela with plenty of gear by the end of Chapter 2 without banking them first!]]



* {{Whatevermancy}}

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* %%* {{Whatevermancy}}



* [[WhyDidItHaveToBeSnakes Why Did It Have To Be Undead?]]: Sslen'ck can't stand zombies. [[spoiler:Justified, as they killed his parents when he was young.]]
** [[WhyDidItHaveToBeSnakes Why Did It Have To Be Pixies?]]: Bostolm, Legion's Sanguine soul, starts screaming incoherently whenever he's near a pixie. To quote his P-dialogue in the Lifewood:

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* [[WhyDidItHaveToBeSnakes Why Did It Have To Be Undead?]]: WhyDidItHaveToBeSnakes:
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Sslen'ck can't stand zombies. [[spoiler:Justified, as they killed his parents when he was young.]]
** [[WhyDidItHaveToBeSnakes Why Did It Have To Be Pixies?]]: Bostolm, Legion's Sanguine soul, starts screaming incoherently whenever he's near a pixie. To quote his P-dialogue in the Lifewood:



* WrongGenreSavvy: The World's Saviours, who believe that they are the main heroes of the story. Well, except for Bernard, who's [[ItAmusedMe just along because he gets his kicks from their bumbling antics.]]
** It's hinted that Mardek and his friends are WrongGenreSavvy as many of their actions are making things worse.

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* WrongGenreSavvy: WrongGenreSavvy:
**
The World's Saviours, who believe that they are the main heroes of the story. Well, except for Bernard, who's [[ItAmusedMe just along because he gets his kicks from their bumbling antics.]]
** It's hinted that Mardek and his friends are WrongGenreSavvy Wrong Genre Savvy as many of their actions are making things worse.



* YouNoTakeCandle: Solaar is somewhere between this and StrangeSyntaxSpeaker.
-->Forgivify me, for I have failn!
** This is lampshaded if you talk to him/her in Goznor.

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* YouNoTakeCandle: YouNoTakeCandle:
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Solaar is somewhere between this and StrangeSyntaxSpeaker.
-->Forgivify me, for I have failn!
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StrangeSyntaxSpeaker. This is lampshaded if you talk to him/her in Goznor.



*** Xe's not the only one. [[spoiler: All Aruan and even their masters, who sent Solaar to watch over the Dark Crystal, speak this way too.]]

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*** Xe's not the only one. [[spoiler: All ** [[spoiler:All Aruan and even their masters, who sent Solaar to watch over the Dark Crystal, speak this way too.]]



* ClicheStorm: The beginning. [[invoked]]
** [[TropesAreNotBad In the]] [[SoBadItsGood best]] [[StylisticSuck possible way.]]
* FakeActionPrologue

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* ClicheStorm: The beginning. [[invoked]]
** [[TropesAreNotBad In the]] [[SoBadItsGood best]] [[StylisticSuck possible way.]]
*
%%* FakeActionPrologue



* {{Kid Hero}}es

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* %%* {{Kid Hero}}es



* MagicMeteor

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* %%* MagicMeteor



* StylisticSuck: The beginning.

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* %%* StylisticSuck: The beginning.



* FakeUltimateHero: The World's Saviours.
* FlunkyBoss: Moric.
* ForeShadowing: Rohoph, a light-elemental, loses [[spoiler:Moric, an earth-elemental,]] whom [[AlasPoorVillain he had once considered a friend.]] Guess which character close to Mardek [[spoiler:[[HeroicSacrifice sacrifices himself so that the rest of the party can escape the ship a mere few minutes later?]]]]

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* %%* FakeUltimateHero: The World's Saviours.
* %%* FlunkyBoss: Moric.
* ForeShadowing: {{Foreshadowing}}: Rohoph, a light-elemental, loses [[spoiler:Moric, an earth-elemental,]] whom [[AlasPoorVillain he had once considered a friend.]] Guess which character close to Mardek [[spoiler:[[HeroicSacrifice sacrifices himself so that the rest of the party can escape the ship a mere few minutes later?]]]]



* MercyRewarded: Gope, [[GuideDangIt infam]][[VideoGameCrueltyPunishment ously]].

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* %%* MercyRewarded: Gope, [[GuideDangIt infam]][[VideoGameCrueltyPunishment ously]].Gope.



* ArtifactOfDoom: That purple plot item you handed to the Yalortian monk in Aeropolis? It quite fits the description of [[spoiler:The Violet Crystal, which kicked off the plot by making Rohoph's companions evil.]]
** Speaking to Rohoph within the Lost Monastery [[spoiler:confirms that it is exactly that. He recognizes the corrupting energy as being the same as the one that the Violet Crystal gave off.]]

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* ArtifactOfDoom: That purple plot item you handed to the Yalortian monk in Aeropolis? It quite fits the description of [[spoiler:The Violet Crystal, which kicked off the plot by making Rohoph's companions evil.]]
**
]] Speaking to Rohoph within the Lost Monastery [[spoiler:confirms that it is exactly that. He recognizes the corrupting energy as being the same as the one that the Violet Crystal gave off.]]



* BadassBoast: [[BonusBoss The Annihilator]] scoffs at you when you try to fight it, saying that it has wiped out an entire civilization, and that you have no hope of defeating it in single combat. [[ViolationOfCommonSense Mardek does so]] [[DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu anyway]].
** Granted, it is by far the hardest battle in the entire series so far. (including the security demon, which is hard for completely different reasons)
* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler: Where to begin? Well, first you have to fight your own king. Who afterwards promptly dies. [[AccidentalMurder Oops.]] And did we mention that he's actually the father of one of your party members? Then it turns out Qualna wasn't even trying to get you to kill the king, and this is exactly the example he was trying to create to show [[KnightTemplar Rohoph]] that he's gone off the deep end, and to get him to rejoin the Governance de Magi peacefully. (Although most of the Magi have gone off that end too.) Rohoph promptly kills Qualna too and seals his soul so he can no longer escape after telling her that he wouldn't. Mardek and Elwyen go to a play afterwards to lighten the mood, until Rohoph forces her away, to Mardek's disdain and anger. So now King Gonoroth and probably the most friendly of the Governance de Magi are dead, and Rohoph wants Mardek to have no more friends to become attached to. Yeah. At least Lone Wolf (Deugan) finally talks to Mardek's face, although he doesn't reveal who he is.]]
** Approaches DownerEnding when you realize that [[spoiler:Qualna was lying about wanting to use the Violet Crystal for good, but only because the other Governors were watching - he was trying to sneak Rohoph back to their planet in order to help him ''destroy'' the Crystal. And it turns out that Rohoph had been corrupted by the Crystal from the start into becoming a paranoid KnightTemplar, and he no longer has qualms about ''forcibly'' taking over Mardek's body at times. Oh, and the world is slowly dying thanks to the crystals being removed from their temples, and Rohoph's presence might be slowly killing Mardek. Absolutely nothing you did in this chapter has accomplished anything good.]]
*** Downer status further solidified by a lot of things that seem minor in Chapter 3 but will surely come back to bite the good guys in the ass in subsequent chapters: [[spoiler: Steele/"The Mysterious Man" still has the dark crystal; Blatantly Evil Chancellor had control of Xantusia while Ss'lenck was away; you gave a fragment or relative of the Violet Crystal to Vudu, the probably already evil high priest of YALORT; and oh yeah, there's this [[ChekhovsGun volcano which could wipe out most of the life on Belfan]] if it erupted, and the next Magus coming after you is the ''pyromancer'' of the group. Add in the fact that WordOfGod has said that there will be an important event separating chapters 1-4 and 5-8, and [[OhCrap let the dread sink in]]. Really, the only good things that you did in this game were making your party members feel good about themselves by listening to them talk about their problems, and driving away Saul and Muriance (probably temporarily). Well, and destroying the [[BonusBoss Annihilator]], if you did that.]]
* BonusBoss: Lots of them, but three come to mind as end game ones.
* BossInMookClothing: Mythril Golems.
** Made easier if Legion has Spirit Nova. It removes more than half of their HP, and so lowers them to mere DemonicSpider level. Still is guaranteed to KO at least one person, though.
** Same with Solaar, in a way; one of his skills instantly turns him into a sort of IntangibleMan, immunizing him from all Physical damage, and since the Mythril Golem is, at its base, a SmashMook....

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* BadassBoast: [[BonusBoss The Annihilator]] scoffs at you when you try to fight it, saying that it has wiped out an entire civilization, and that you have no hope of defeating it in single combat. [[ViolationOfCommonSense Mardek does so]] [[DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu anyway]].
**
anyway]]. Granted, it is by far the hardest battle in the entire series so far. far (including the security demon, which is hard for completely different reasons)
reasons).
* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler: Where to begin? Well, first you have to fight your own king. Who afterwards promptly dies. [[AccidentalMurder Oops.]] And did we mention that he's actually the father of one of your party members? Then it turns out Qualna wasn't even trying to get you to kill the king, and this is exactly the example he was trying to create to show [[KnightTemplar Rohoph]] that he's gone off the deep end, and to get him to rejoin the Governance de Magi peacefully. (Although most of the Magi have gone off that end too.) Rohoph promptly kills Qualna too and seals his soul so he can no longer escape after telling her that he wouldn't. Mardek and Elwyen go to a play afterwards to lighten the mood, until Rohoph forces her away, to Mardek's disdain and anger. So now King Gonoroth and probably the most friendly of the Governance de Magi are dead, and Rohoph wants Mardek to have no more friends to become attached to. Yeah. At least Lone Wolf (Deugan) finally talks to Mardek's face, although he doesn't reveal who he is.]]
**
]]\\\
Approaches DownerEnding when you realize that [[spoiler:Qualna was lying about wanting to use the Violet Crystal for good, but only because the other Governors were watching - he was trying to sneak Rohoph back to their planet in order to help him ''destroy'' the Crystal. And it turns out that Rohoph had been corrupted by the Crystal from the start into becoming a paranoid KnightTemplar, and he no longer has qualms about ''forcibly'' taking over Mardek's body at times. Oh, and the world is slowly dying thanks to the crystals being removed from their temples, and Rohoph's presence might be slowly killing Mardek. Absolutely nothing you did in this chapter has accomplished anything good.]]
***
]]\\\
Downer status further solidified by a lot of things that seem minor in Chapter 3 but will surely come back to bite the good guys in the ass in subsequent chapters: [[spoiler: Steele/"The Mysterious Man" still has the dark crystal; Blatantly Evil Chancellor had control of Xantusia while Ss'lenck was away; you gave a fragment or relative of the Violet Crystal to Vudu, the probably already evil high priest of YALORT; and oh yeah, there's this [[ChekhovsGun volcano which could wipe out most of the life on Belfan]] if it erupted, and the next Magus coming after you is the ''pyromancer'' of the group. Add in the fact that WordOfGod has said that there will be an important event separating chapters 1-4 and 5-8, and [[OhCrap let the dread sink in]]. Really, the only good things that you did in this game were making your party members feel good about themselves by listening to them talk about their problems, and driving away Saul and Muriance (probably temporarily). Well, and destroying the [[BonusBoss Annihilator]], if you did that.]]
* BonusBoss: Lots of them, but three come to mind as end game endgame ones.
* BossInMookClothing: Mythril Golems.
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Golems. Made easier if Legion has Spirit Nova. It removes more than half of their HP, and so lowers them to mere DemonicSpider level. Still is guaranteed to KO at least one person, though.
**
though. Same with Solaar, in a way; one of his skills instantly turns him into a sort of IntangibleMan, immunizing him from all Physical damage, and since the Mythril Golem is, at its base, a SmashMook....



-->'''Red Dragon''': Despite its enormous size, this proud, vicious variety of fire-elemental dragon can actually fit inside a small treasure chest. Which is an interesting fact.

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-->'''Red Dragon''': Dragon:''' Despite its enormous size, this proud, vicious variety of fire-elemental dragon can actually fit inside a small treasure chest. Which is an interesting fact.



-->'''Warding Stone Pedestal''': You shouldn't have grown so attached to little 'Wardy [=McStone=]', you know. You KNEW from the moment that he came into your tender care that you'd have to one day say goodbye, so please, overcome your emotional difficulties now, say a good, long, teary farewell to the stone you wish was your lover and your son, and come back when you're good and ready.

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-->'''Warding Stone Pedestal''': Pedestal:''' You shouldn't have grown so attached to little 'Wardy [=McStone=]', you know. You KNEW from the moment that he came into your tender care that you'd have to one day say goodbye, so please, overcome your emotional difficulties now, say a good, long, teary farewell to the stone you wish was your lover and your son, and come back when you're good and ready.



* DefeatEqualsFriendship: Averted, sadly. People who played Chaper 2 might hope that defeating the Water Guardian would make her part of your party [[spoiler: again]]. Well, they were wrong, because apparently there's some rule that the guardians have to guard the temple once the crystal is gone.

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* DefeatEqualsFriendship: Averted, sadly.DefeatEqualsFriendship:
** Averted.
People who played Chaper 2 might hope that defeating the Water Guardian would make her part of your party [[spoiler: again]]. Well, they were wrong, because apparently there's some rule that the guardians have to guard the temple once the crystal is gone.



* DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu: Subverted in that it isn't actually a god, but the most powerful BonusBoss is [[spoiler:a super-powerful alien monstrosity that wiped out an ''entire civilization''. And not only can you defeat its body, but its ''soul'' as well.]]
** Just to put this in perspective, a book you can read within the Lizard Tribe village [[spoiler:states that said alien monstrosity had its body and soul seperated by an ancient race to stop its path of destruction. [[UpToEleven Sadly, both the body and soul merely went on destruction sprees of their own, giving the race two deadly enemies to face.]] They managed to [[SealedEvilInACan seal both parts of the monster away,]] but didn't quite make it through afterwards.]]
* [[spoiler:TheDogWasTheMastermind]]: Subverted, as [[spoiler:the mastermind ''is'' a major villain, but disguised as a "dog". Remember Clavis, that enigmatic but inconspicuous guy who just seemed to like talking about balance? He's Qualna in disguise]].

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* DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu: Subverted in that it isn't actually a god, but the most powerful BonusBoss is [[spoiler:a super-powerful alien monstrosity that wiped out an ''entire civilization''. And not only can you defeat its body, but its ''soul'' as well.]]
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]] Just to put this in perspective, a book you can read within the Lizard Tribe village [[spoiler:states that said alien monstrosity had its body and soul seperated by an ancient race to stop its path of destruction. [[UpToEleven Sadly, both the body and soul merely went on destruction sprees of their own, giving the race two deadly enemies to face.]] They managed to [[SealedEvilInACan seal both parts of the monster away,]] but didn't quite make it through afterwards.]]
* [[spoiler:TheDogWasTheMastermind]]: TheDogWasTheMastermind: Subverted, as [[spoiler:the mastermind ''is'' a major villain, but disguised as a "dog". Remember Clavis, that enigmatic but inconspicuous guy who just seemed to like talking about balance? He's Qualna in disguise]].



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* FourTemperamentEnsemble: All in one character, the multi-souled Legion. The colours of the souls even correspond to their temperaments' colours.
** Also, the four Solakian monks that you need to rescue in a sidequest.

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* FourTemperamentEnsemble: FourTemperamentEnsemble:
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All in one character, the multi-souled Legion. The colours of the souls even correspond to their temperaments' colours.
** Also, the The four Solakian monks that you need to rescue in a sidequest.



* HydePlaysJekyll

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!!All chapters provide examples of the following tropes:

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!!All chapters provide examples of the following tropes:
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!! [[http://www.fighunter.com/gamepages/M/play2.php?c=1&w=900&h=660 Chapter One: A Fallen Star]] provides examples of the following tropes:

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!! [[http://www.fighunter.com/gamepages/M/play2.php?c=2&w=900&h=660 Chapter Two: A New Hero]] provides examples of the following tropes:

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[[folder:Chapter
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!! [[http://www.kongregate.com/games/Pseudolonewolf/mardek-rpg-chapter-3 Chapter Three: Keystones]] provides examples of the following tropes:

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\n----\n!! [[http://www.kongregate.com/games/Pseudolonewolf/mardek-rpg-chapter-3 Chapter [[/folder]]

[[folder:Chapter
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Keystones]]


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