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* {{Outgambitted}}: Eldor's scheming hits quite a snag when [[spoiler:Lili reveals that his mind-control spell was caught in a labyrinth within her own mind]], enabling the latter to lie without detection to him. Oh, and [[spoiler:Lili managed to tricked him by reading his notes and finding a way to stop his designs for her within them]].


* HomoeroticSubtext: Ilias and Sandril (who at the beginning of the story are both in love with Lili) have a bit of this. When they finally fight a duel, Sandril (the loser) has to kneel down on one knee and kiss Ilias's hand. Since Ilias doesn't really think this is necessary, Sandril actually has to asks if he can have Ilias's hand. It's pretty much exactly as homoerotic as it sounds, and the onlooker thinks so as well:

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* HomoeroticSubtext: Ilias and Sandril (who at the beginning of the story are both in love with Lili) have a bit of this. When they finally fight a duel, Sandril (the loser) has to kneel down on one knee and kiss Ilias's hand. Since Ilias doesn't really think this is necessary, Sandril actually has to asks ask if he can have Ilias's hand. It's pretty much exactly as homoerotic as it sounds, and the onlooker thinks so as well:

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* HomoeroticSubtext: Ilias and Sandril (who at the beginning of the story are both in love with Lili) have a bit of this. When they finally fight a duel, Sandril (the loser) has to kneel down on one knee and kiss Ilias's hand. Since Ilias doesn't really think this is necessary, Sandril actually has to asks if he can have Ilias's hand. It's pretty much exactly as homoerotic as it sounds, and the onlooker thinks so as well:
-->'''Vernon:''' ''Oh-ho!'' Have you two finally confessed your love for each other? If Lili only knew!!


* AstroTurfing: In order to get more exposure for the comic, Novil [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/2015/11/11/paid-positions-open-webcomic-reviewer-promoter/ offered to pay]] anyone who could improve the comic's TV Tropes page as well as mentioning the comic under associated trope pages.

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* AstroTurfing: In order to get more exposure for the comic, Novil [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/2015/11/11/paid-positions-open-webcomic-reviewer-promoter/ offered to pay]] anyone who could improve the comic's TV Tropes page as well as mentioning the comic under associated trope pages.


* AnArmAndALeg: Viviana's biggest fear is losing a hand (reasonable for a thief, and probably inspired by [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2013/12/03/the-letter-of-jael-bara-007/ this horrific incident from her childhood]]). A 10% probability that she might lose one of her hands nearly causes her to funk out on the most important heist of her career, and the loss of one of her hands figures prominently in her later nightmare.
** Later she loses [[spoiler: both legs killing the Bahamut, though she immediately gets prosthetics.]]

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* AnArmAndALeg: AnArmAndALeg:
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Viviana's biggest fear is losing a hand (reasonable for a thief, and probably inspired by [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2013/12/03/the-letter-of-jael-bara-007/ this horrific incident from her childhood]]). A 10% probability that she might lose one of her hands nearly causes her to funk out on the most important heist of her career, and the loss of one of her hands figures prominently in her later nightmare.
** Later she actually loses both her legs [[spoiler: both legs killing the Bahamut, though she immediately Bahamut]]. She gets prosthetics.]]prosthetics, to which she seems to adapt remarkably quickly (probably because there's magic healing involved).


** He also is antagonizing the party specifically so their powers will be strong enough for his plans. ** He also claims that he saved Vivi's life.

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** He also is antagonizing the party specifically so their powers will be strong enough for his plans.
** He also claims that he saved Vivi's life.


* AmbiguouslyEvil: Eldor, in spades. Although he apparently does have an evil plan (which has something to do with immortality, [[HiddenAgendaVillain we think]]), he appears to have virtually zero tension with regard to them, not even remotely being threatened by them. His plans are so odd and convoluted that he often winds up indirectly helping the group, for example, he got Lilith arrested and trapped in a tower, but was going to rescue them (only Lilith rescued herself, and they bumped up the time of execution). He also is antagonizing the party specifically so their powers will be strong enough for his plans. He also claims that he saved Vivi's life.


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* AmbiguouslyEvil: Eldor, who often seems more cold and ruthless than actively evil.
** Although he apparently does have an evil plan (which has something to do with immortality, [[HiddenAgendaVillain we think]]), he appears to have virtually zero tension with the heroes, at least at the beginning seeming not even remotely threatened by them.
** His plans are so odd and convoluted that he often winds up indirectly helping the group, for example, he got Lilith arrested and trapped in a tower, but was going to rescue them (only Lilith rescued herself, and they bumped up the time of execution).
** He also is antagonizing the party specifically so their powers will be strong enough for his plans. ** He also claims that he saved Vivi's life.


** In [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2019/10/01/the-last-queen-of-gaia-053/ this scene]], Viviana takes her top off to make out with Ilias, only to be interrupted by Lili (who seems to have walked into the bedroom straight through the wall). Still in just a bra, Viviana berates Lili for walking in on them, but then gets dressed again.

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** In [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2019/10/01/the-last-queen-of-gaia-053/ this scene]], Viviana takes her top off to make out with Ilias, only to be interrupted by Lili (who seems to have walked into the bedroom straight through the wall). Still in Wearing just a bra, her bra and shorts, Viviana berates Lili for walking in on them, but then gets dressed again.


* {{Fanservice}}: There are some scenes with partial nudity.
** Viviana is shown shirtless (but wearing a bra) while having some blood washed out of her hair in [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2015cp03/03/breaking-all-barriers-050/ the last panel of this page]]. There was some debate whether this was a JustifiedTrope or not until Novil stated that not showing skin at that point would be as stupid as showing skin without reason.
** Viviana is shown in lingerie in a sex scene [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2016/01/05/breaking-all-barriers-136 starting here]].
** In [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2019/10/01/the-last-queen-of-gaia-053/ this scene]], Viviana takes her top off to make out with Ilias, only to be interrupted by Lili (who seems to have walked into the bedroom straight through the wall). Still shirtless, Viviana berates Lili for walking in on them, but then gets dressed again.


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* LingerieScene: Viviana gets a few of these:
** Viviana is shown shirtless (but wearing a bra) while having some blood washed out of her hair in [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2015cp03/03/breaking-all-barriers-050/ the last panel of this page]]. There was some debate whether this was a JustifiedTrope or not until Novil stated that not showing skin at that point would be as stupid as showing skin without reason.
** Viviana is shown in lingerie in a sex scene [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2016/01/05/breaking-all-barriers-136 starting here]].
** In [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2019/10/01/the-last-queen-of-gaia-053/ this scene]], Viviana takes her top off to make out with Ilias, only to be interrupted by Lili (who seems to have walked into the bedroom straight through the wall). Still in just a bra, Viviana berates Lili for walking in on them, but then gets dressed again.


** In this scene [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2019/10/01/the-last-queen-of-gaia-053/]], Viviana takes her top off to make out with Ilias, only to be interrupted by Lili (who seems to have walked into the bedroom straight through the wall). Viviana remains shirtless while berating Lili for walking in on them, but then gets dressed again.

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** In this scene [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2019/10/01/the-last-queen-of-gaia-053/]], com/gaia/2019/10/01/the-last-queen-of-gaia-053/ this scene]], Viviana takes her top off to make out with Ilias, only to be interrupted by Lili (who seems to have walked into the bedroom straight through the wall). Still shirtless, Viviana remains shirtless while berating berates Lili for walking in on them, but then gets dressed again.

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** In this scene [[http://www.sandraandwoo.com/gaia/2019/10/01/the-last-queen-of-gaia-053/]], Viviana takes her top off to make out with Ilias, only to be interrupted by Lili (who seems to have walked into the bedroom straight through the wall). Viviana remains shirtless while berating Lili for walking in on them, but then gets dressed again.

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* HandicappedBadass: Viviana might have lost both legs (replaced with prosthetics), but that won't stop her from personally leading a mission to stop Eldor.

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** Later she loses [[spoiler: both legs killing the Bahamut, though she immediately gets prosthetics.]]


** [[spoiler: Viviana]] is later subjected to another horrific nightmare where her lover is killed and she dreams again of being mutilated, leading the crew to suspect someone is trying to GasLight her.

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** [[spoiler: Viviana]] is later subjected to another horrific nightmare where her lover is killed and she dreams again of being mutilated, leading the crew to suspect someone is trying to GasLight [[{{Gaslighting}} Gaslight]] her.

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