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* EmoTeen: In the final arc, [[spoiler: Skittles undergoes RapidAging]] and becomes an angry and angsty teen.

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* EmoTeen: In the final arc, [[spoiler: Skittles undergoes RapidAging]] and becomes an angry and angsty teen. He gets a Scene haircut and spends his time moping and listening to Music/GreenDay.

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* FailureMontage: [[http://dcisgoingtohell.com/038-karma-katastrophe/ One strip]] is a montage of Darwin's various attempts to improve his karma via community service, but all his efforts to improve the world end in failure and are appreciated by no one.

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* CrapsackWorld: Make one mistake as a teen and you can get saddled with negative karma for life, being harassed by karma police every time you pass a traffic camera and going to Hell once you die.. On the other hand you can inherit a boatload of karma from your parents and get away with murder.


* UnicornsAreSacred: Subverted. Unicorns still love virgins, but they can be fairly [[http://dcisgoingtohell.com/204-off-leash-unicorn-park-part-ix/ lewd]] and seem to [[http://dcisgoingtohell.com/205-off-leash-unicorn-park-part-x/ enjoy alcohol.]]

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* UnicornsAreSacred: Subverted. Unicorns still love virgins, but they can be fairly [[http://dcisgoingtohell.com/204-off-leash-unicorn-park-part-ix/ com/205-off-leash-unicorn-park-part-x/ lewd]] and seem to [[http://dcisgoingtohell.com/205-off-leash-unicorn-park-part-x/ com/204-off-leash-unicorn-park-part-ix/ enjoy alcohol.]]

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* ArtsyBeret:
** Melete, who dreams of being a serious artist, wears a beret in an Imagine Spot where she is a real artist painting.
** In a comic drawn by Skittles recounting his time living with Dante Aligheri, Skittles is a Renaissance painter and wears a beret while painting a portrait of Dante.


* ActualPacifist: In the finale, Darwin refuses to attack anyone [[spoiler: when forced into a fight to the death.]]

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* ActualPacifist: In the finale, Darwin [[spoiler: Darwin]] refuses to attack anyone [[spoiler: when forced into a fight to the death.]]



* AllUpToYou: Supporting characters [[spoiler:Pat and Rhiva]] team up in the finale [[spoiler: to rescue Darwin and Ella.]]
* AmbiguouslyBrown: Rhiva. Darwin, Mina, and Joyce Fitzgerald may be this as well- Sophie Goldstein's art style makes everyone rather tan.

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* AllUpToYou: Supporting characters [[spoiler:Pat and Rhiva]] team up in the finale finale to rescue [[spoiler: to rescue Darwin and Ella.]]
* AmbiguouslyBrown: Rhiva. Darwin, Mina, and Joyce Fitzgerald may be this as well- Sophie Goldstein's art style makes everyone rather tan.tan, and no one has a stated ethnicity.



* AntiAntichrist: [[spoiler: Darwin, with the world's worst karma, is key to the initiation of the apocalypse. He [[{{ScrewDestiny}} refuses to go along]], and ultimately sacrifices himself to stop it.]]

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* AntiAntichrist: [[spoiler: Darwin, with the world's worst karma, karma,]] is key to the initiation of the apocalypse. He [[{{ScrewDestiny}} refuses to go along]], and ultimately sacrifices himself to stop it.]]



* BlackDudeDiesFirst: [[spoiler: Wesley is the first person to die in the battle arena, and the first character to die (outside of flashbacks) in the comic. ]]
* BreastExpansion: The strange magic [[spoiler: of the apocalypse has this effect on [[{{HornyDevils}} Ginny]].]]

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* BlackDudeDiesFirst: Tolken black guy [[spoiler: Wesley is the first person to die in the battle arena, arena]], and the first character to die (outside of flashbacks) in the comic. ]]
comic.
* BreastExpansion: The strange magic [[spoiler: of the apocalypse has this effect on [[{{HornyDevils}} Ginny]].]]Ginny]],]] causing her breasts to balloon to enormous size.



* CerebusSyndrome: The comic starts out with mostly short, comedic (though always somewhat [[BlackComedy dark]] and character-based) arcs, but gradually arcs become longer and more dramatic, revealing HiddenDepths within many characters. Taken UpToEleven [[spoiler: in the final arc.]]
* [[CheerfulChild Cheerful Tween]]: Skittles

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* CerebusSyndrome: The comic starts out with mostly short, comedic (though always somewhat [[BlackComedy dark]] and character-based) arcs, but gradually arcs become longer and more dramatic, revealing HiddenDepths within many characters. Taken UpToEleven [[spoiler: in the final arc.arc, which involves [[spoiler: the MayanDoomsday.]]
* [[CheerfulChild Cheerful Tween]]: SkittlesSkittles is innocent and always cheerful.



* EmoTeen: [[spoiler: Skittles becomes an angry and angsty teen after his RapidAging kicks in]] in the final arc.
* FantasticRacism: Ginny's family experienced a lot of discrimination growing up because [[spoiler: her mother is a [[HornyDevils succubus]].]]

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* EmoTeen: In the final arc, [[spoiler: Skittles undergoes RapidAging]] and becomes an angry and angsty teen after his RapidAging kicks in]] in the final arc.
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* FantasticRacism: [[spoiler: Ginny's family family]] experienced a lot of discrimination growing up because [[spoiler: her mother is a [[HornyDevils succubus]].]]



* HalfHumanHybrid: [[spoiler: Ginny, whose mother was a [[HornyDevils succubus]].]]
* HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler: Darwin allows himself to be killed to stop the apocalypse. It sends his [[{{DeathEqualsRedemption}} karma into the black]].]]

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* HalfHumanHybrid: [[spoiler: Ginny, Ginny]], whose mother was a [[HornyDevils succubus]].]]
succubus]] and whose father was a human.
* HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler: Darwin Darwin]] allows himself to be killed to stop save everyone from [[spoiler: the apocalypse. It sends his [[{{DeathEqualsRedemption}} karma into the black]].]]



* InterspeciesRomance: Unsurprisingly pretty common in this universe. Skittles falls in love with a (non-talking) kitten at a party. He sends her a letter depicting their future PatchworkKids.

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* InterspeciesRomance: Unsurprisingly pretty common in this universe.
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Skittles falls in love with a (non-talking) kitten at a party. He sends her a letter depicting their future PatchworkKids.



* InvoluntaryTransformation: see entry for {{Animorphism}}.

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* InvoluntaryTransformation: see entry for {{Animorphism}}.One arc involves a street vendor who sells clothes that turn people into animals against their will.



* MayanDoomsday: [[spoiler: This comes to pass in the final arc, set in 2012, when the apocalypse is triggered.]]

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* %%* MayanDoomsday: [[spoiler: This comes to pass in the final arc, set in 2012, when the apocalypse is triggered.]]



* PalsWithJesus: Skittles [[http://dcisgoingtohell.com/068-skittles-owners-presents-jesus/ was.]]

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* PalsWithJesus: Skittles [[http://dcisgoingtohell.com/068-skittles-owners-presents-jesus/ was.]]was]] once the pet/companion of Jesus H. Christ himself.



* RapidAging: [[spoiler: Skittles in the finale.]]

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* RapidAging: [[spoiler: Skittles in the finale.]]finale]] becomes a teen and then an adult in a matter of days.



* ShoutOut: [[http://dcisgoingtohell.com/201-off-leash-unicorn-park-part-vi/ One of the unicorns]] is essentially [[Webcomic/HarkAVagrant Fat Pony]] with a horn on its head.

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* ShoutOut: [[http://dcisgoingtohell.ShoutOut:
**[[http://dcisgoingtohell.
com/201-off-leash-unicorn-park-part-vi/ One of the unicorns]] is essentially [[Webcomic/HarkAVagrant Fat Pony]] with a horn on its head.



* WingedHumanoid: The angels.

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* WingedHumanoid: The angels.
angels, who look like regular stoner guys with feathery wings.


* RapidAging: [[spoiler: Skittles in the final.]]

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* RapidAging: [[spoiler: Skittles in the final.finale.]]



* VirginPower: not quite, but unicorns really love virgins, much to Darwin's chagrin.

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* VirginPower: not Not quite, but unicorns really love virgins, much to Darwin's chagrin.



** Also, they apparently follow the rule of the TechnicalVirgin, as cute redheaded Ginny is much-desired by the unicorns because in her words "what I do doesn't count"

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** Also, they apparently follow the rule of the TechnicalVirgin, as cute cute, redheaded Ginny is much-desired much desired by the unicorns because because, in her words "what words, "What I do doesn't count"count".


* BiTheWay: Ella.

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* BiTheWay: Ella.Ella is suddenly revealed halfway through the story to have a girlfriend, Rhiva, after a lot of backstory about her relationships with men.


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* ActualPacifist: [[spoiler: In the finale, Darwin refuses to attack anyone when forced into a fight to the death.]]

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* ActualPacifist: [[spoiler: In the finale, Darwin refuses to attack anyone [[spoiler: when forced into a fight to the death.]]



* AllUpToYou: [[spoiler: Supporting characters Pat and Rhiva team up in the finale to rescue Darwin and Ella.]]

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* AllUpToYou: [[spoiler: AllUpToYou: Supporting characters Pat [[spoiler:Pat and Rhiva Rhiva]] team up in the finale [[spoiler: to rescue Darwin and Ella.]]



* ApocalypseMaiden: [[spoiler: Darwin and Ella. As the Anointed Ones, they are supposed to lead the parade into the [[{{TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt}} end of times]]. ]]

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* ApocalypseMaiden: In the final arc, it's revealed that [[spoiler: Darwin and Ella. As Ella are the Anointed Ones, they are and supposed to lead the parade into the [[{{TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt}} end of times]]. ]]



* EmoTeen: [[spoiler: Skittles becomes one after his RapidAging kicks in in the final arc.]]

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* EmoTeen: [[spoiler: Skittles becomes one an angry and angsty teen after his RapidAging kicks in in]] in the final arc.]]



* ManicPixieDreamGirl: Ella
* [[spoiler: MayanDoomsday]]
* MermaidProblem: Patrick sees a hot mermaid at a party, but accidentally sleeps with her sister, a reverse-mermaid.

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* ManicPixieDreamGirl: Ella
Ella, a quirky, lighthearted girl who's always trying to cheer up and literally redeem (by saving his soul) the cynical and gloomy Darwin. Played with in that Darwin and Ella's romance already failed in the comic's backstory, and over the course of the comic Darwin increasingly resents what he sees as her irresponsibility and judginess.
* MayanDoomsday: [[spoiler: MayanDoomsday]]
This comes to pass in the final arc, set in 2012, when the apocalypse is triggered.]]
* MermaidProblem: Patrick sees a hot mermaid at a party, but accidentally sleeps with her sister, a reverse-mermaid.reverse-mermaid with a fish's upper body.



* MyInstinctsAreShowing: [[{{Myth/ClassicalMythology}} Pat]] sometimes feels compelled to watch [[{{Film/Labyrinth}} Labyrinth]] on loop.

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* MyInstinctsAreShowing: [[{{Myth/ClassicalMythology}} Pat]] sometimes feels compelled to watch [[{{Film/Labyrinth}} Labyrinth]] ''{{Film/Labyrinth}}'' on loop.



* PricelessMingVase: The stoner angel treat their bong as incredibly wondrous and precious, and it is constantly threatened with destruction, which comes to pass repeatedly.



* ShootTheDog: In the last arc, Ella [[spoiler: kills Wesley and Mina to save herself and Darwin]].

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* ShootTheDog: In the last arc, Ella [[spoiler: kills Wesley and Mina Mina]] to save herself and Darwin]].Darwin.

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* ChildhoodBrainDamage: Darwin's greatest mistake in life was allowing the infant Dalai Lama to fall out of his high chair, leading to serious brain damage that rendered him with the intelligence of a child.


* ShoutOut: [[http://dcisgoingtohell.com/201-off-leash-unicorn-park-part-vi/ One of the unicorns]] is essentially [[HarkAVagrant Fat Pony]] with a horn on its head.

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* ShoutOut: [[http://dcisgoingtohell.com/201-off-leash-unicorn-park-part-vi/ One of the unicorns]] is essentially [[HarkAVagrant [[Webcomic/HarkAVagrant Fat Pony]] with a horn on its head.


* MistakenForGay: Darwin assumes [[spoiler: Ginny is a lesbian because she is roommates with Rhiva and because of a comment about "what she does" [[TechnicalVirgin not counting]]. Turns out she has only dated (male) [[NonhumanLoverReveal angels]].]]

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* MistakenForGay: Darwin assumes [[spoiler: Ginny is a lesbian because she is roommates with Rhiva and because of a comment about "what she does" [[TechnicalVirgin not counting]]. Turns out she has only dated (male) [[NonhumanLoverReveal [[NonHumanLoverReveal angels]].]]


''[[http://dcisgoingtohell.com/ Darwin Carmichael is Going to Hell]]'' is set in a version of Brooklyn where AllMythsAreTrue. Darwin himself has to deal with a buildup of negative karma due to making the Dalai Lama "retarded", which is partially responsible for giving him a terrible life and will send him to Hell unless he does something about it. His friends include Ella, an almost-literal KarmaHoudini, his landlord Patrick, a [[{{ALoadOfBull}} Minotaur]], his artist friend Matt, Matt's Muse girlfriend Melete, and his pet [[{{OurManticoresAreSpinier}} manticore]] Skittles, with a [[{{ReallySevenHundredYearsOld}}literal age of 2000 or so and a mental age of twelve]].

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''[[http://dcisgoingtohell.com/ Darwin Carmichael is Going to Hell]]'' is set a webcomic by Sophie Goldstein and Jenn Jordan that ran from 2009 to 2012. Set in a version of Brooklyn where AllMythsAreTrue. AllMythsAreTrue, the comic chronicles the karmically-challenged Darwin Carmichael in his everyday life and his (generally futile) attempts to avoid damnation.

Darwin himself has to deal with a buildup of negative karma due to making the Dalai Lama "retarded", which is partially responsible for giving him a terrible life and will send him to Hell unless he does something about it. His friends include Ella, an almost-literal KarmaHoudini, his landlord Patrick, a [[{{ALoadOfBull}} Minotaur]], his pretentious artist friend roommate Matt, Matt's Muse girlfriend Melete, and his pet [[{{OurManticoresAreSpinier}} manticore]] Skittles, with a [[{{ReallySevenHundredYearsOld}}literal age of 2000 or so and a mental age of twelve]].
twelve]]. The series has a fairly detailed art style and combines comedy with serious explorations of the characters.


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-->'''Pat:''' ''You know, I was in AA for 13 years.''
-->'''Pat:''' *glug glug glug*
-->'''Pat:''' ''...or was that Prohibition?''


* RunningGag: The angels' bong being threatened or broken, and G-man's overreactions and despair about it. [[Lampshaded]] in the AltText [[http://dcisgoingtohell.com/051-rock-god-part-iii/ here.]]

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* RunningGag: The angels' bong being threatened or broken, and G-man's overreactions and despair about it. [[Lampshaded]] Lampshaded in the AltText [[http://dcisgoingtohell.com/051-rock-god-part-iii/ here.]]

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