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** Amy as well, especially when she's gushing over things like snow, school clubs, and baby chicks.



** Amy as well, especially when she's gushing over things like snow, school clubs, and baby chicks.


** [[Spoiler: He who Wanders begins to develop a very hip and friendly attitude towards Amy to make her feel more amicable towards him in the third arc, dropping most of his cryptic prophet act. This doesn't stop him from playing with her emotions and letting her succumb to a panic attack when she refuses his help during a mental episode. This is still the same guy who tried to possess Oliver.]]

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** [[Spoiler: He [[spoiler:He who Wanders begins to develop a very hip and friendly attitude towards Amy to make her feel more amicable towards him in the third arc, dropping most of his cryptic prophet act. This doesn't stop him from playing with her emotions and letting her succumb to a panic attack when she refuses his help during a mental episode. This is still the same guy who tried to possess Oliver.]]

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* AffablyEvil: Langely and the FCP, for the most part. They don't see themselves as bad guys and are perfectly willing to talk things out with Amy - Langely is even pretty polite about it - but they're also okay with imprisoning juveniles and sending drones to kill people. It's hinted that they'd be more Affable and less Evil if it wasn't for [[spoiler:He who Wander's influence on the FCP, tainting everyone's essence.]]
** [[Spoiler: He who Wanders begins to develop a very hip and friendly attitude towards Amy to make her feel more amicable towards him in the third arc, dropping most of his cryptic prophet act. This doesn't stop him from playing with her emotions and letting her succumb to a panic attack when she refuses his help during a mental episode. This is still the same guy who tried to possess Oliver.]]


Amy is from a mining colony in deep space. Born with Synesthesia, Amy has always found that people coming in 'Flavors.' After her father loses his job, her family is cryogenically frozen for the 30 year trip to Earth. Upon arrival, she is tired and unhappy and has much to complain about the strange new world she lives in and the people she had to leave behind. After finally attending School and coming to grips with her new situation, she starts to open up and make new friends. It seems like Amy could enjoy a relatively normal life on Earth after all.
And then she meets Oliver, a person with no Flavor.

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Amy is from a mining colony in deep space. Born with Synesthesia, Amy has always found that people coming come in 'Flavors.' After her father loses his job, her family is cryogenically frozen for the 30 year trip to Earth. Upon arrival, she is tired and unhappy and has much to complain about the strange new world she lives in and the people she had to leave behind. After finally attending School school and coming to grips with her new situation, she starts to open up and make new friends. It seems like Amy could enjoy a relatively normal life on Earth after all. \n And then she meets Oliver, a person with no Flavor.


* AnguishedDeclarationOfLove: Oliver's secret transmission to HQ during the dance. [[spoiler: Amy gets kidnapped, Oliver says that if she gets hurt in any way, that Langley and the others will never see the inside of the Artifact. He even says he'll go right past it into a black hole, before saying that he loves Amy.]]

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* AnguishedDeclarationOfLove: [[spoiler: Oliver's secret transmission to HQ during the dance. [[spoiler: Amy gets kidnapped, Oliver says that if she gets hurt in any way, that Langley and the others will never see the inside of the Artifact. He even says he'll go right past it into a black hole, before saying that he loves Amy.]]


* AlphaBitch: Downplayed and decontructed with Cassie.

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* AlphaBitch: Downplayed and decontructed deconstructed with Cassie.

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* IncurableCoughOfDeath: [[spoiler:Saito has a painful coughing fit after her tea is poisoned, followed by BloodFromTheMouth - and she literally drops dead.]]

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* GenerationShip: The Arno. Designed for a multi-hundred year journey into deep space in pursuit of an alien artifact.


* GoodParents: Amy's mom and dad. [[spoiler: Jemmah and Dylan to their girls.]] This is also what Dr. Kim wants to be to Oliver, but he's pushed him away.

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* GoodParents: Amy's mom and dad.dad; stern when they need to be but abundantly loving of their daughter. [[spoiler: Jemmah and Dylan to their girls.]] This is also what Dr. Kim wants to be to Oliver, but he's pushed him away.


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* NightmareFuel: In-Universe example. Oliver is shunned by the other students who believe that interacting with him will give them nightmares. Sure enough, Amy gets a weird dream or two after talking to him (and the dreams themselves can definitely count).


Amy is from a mining colony in deep space. After her father loses his job, her family is cryogenically frozen for the 30 year trip to Earth, where she starts high school and meets a mysterious boy named Oliver.

Space Boy is a webcomic created by Stephen Mccranie, which can be read on [[http://www.webtoons.com/en/drama/space-boy/list?title_no=400 Webtoons]]. The wiki can also be found [[http://space-boy.wikia.com/wiki/Space_Boy_Wikia here]]

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Amy is from a mining colony in deep space. Born with Synesthesia, Amy has always found that people coming in 'Flavors.' After her father loses his job, her family is cryogenically frozen for the 30 year trip to Earth, where Earth. Upon arrival, she is tired and unhappy and has much to complain about the strange new world she lives in and the people she had to leave behind. After finally attending School and coming to grips with her new situation, she starts high school to open up and make new friends. It seems like Amy could enjoy a relatively normal life on Earth after all.
And then she
meets Oliver, a mysterious boy named Oliver.

person with no Flavor.

Space Boy is a webcomic created by Stephen Mccranie, which can be read on [[http://www.webtoons.com/en/drama/space-boy/list?title_no=400 Webtoons]]. It started in March 2015 and is currently on its second story arc. The wiki can also be found [[http://space-boy.wikia.com/wiki/Space_Boy_Wikia here]]



* AnguishedDeclarationOfLove: After [[spoiler: Amy gets kidnapped, Oliver says that if she gets hurt in any way, that Langley and the others will never see the inside of the Artifact. He even says he'll go right past it into a black hole, before saying that he loves Amy.]]

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* AnguishedDeclarationOfLove: After Oliver's secret transmission to HQ during the dance. [[spoiler: Amy gets kidnapped, Oliver says that if she gets hurt in any way, that Langley and the others will never see the inside of the Artifact. He even says he'll go right past it into a black hole, before saying that he loves Amy.]]



* AndYourLittleDogToo: Saito needs authorization to kill people, therefore she can't threaten people with the lives of others. Pets on the other hand...



* SciFiWritersHaveNoSenseOfScale: Rather successfully averted - humans had to develop a new kind of elemental fuel to send rockets across the galaxy, and even then the trip takes decades, for which passengers must be in cryogenic stasis.

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* SciFiWritersHaveNoSenseOfScale: Rather successfully averted - humans had to develop a new kind of elemental fuel to send rockets across the galaxy, and even then the trip takes decades, for which passengers must be in cryogenic stasis.stasis.
* TitleDrop: During Oliver's flashback, we learn that Space Boy is the name of a hero he would pretend to be as a kid.


* AlphaBitch: Downplayed and Decontructed with Cassie.

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* AlphaBitch: Downplayed and Decontructed decontructed with Cassie.

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* AlphaBitch: Downplayed and Decontructed with Cassie.


* [[spoiler:DeathByIrony: Saito, the commander with poison in her flavor, gets poisoned by her boss. Whoops.]]

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* [[spoiler:DeathByIrony: Saito, DeathByIrony: [[spoiler:Saito, the commander with poison in her flavor, gets poisoned by her boss. Whoops.]]


* BreakHerHeartToSaveHer: After Saito threatens to have [[HeKnowsTooMuch Amy killed]] when she and Oliver begin to get close, [[spoiler: he ends their friendship immediately, with absolutely no warning and without giving a reason.]]

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* BreakHerHeartToSaveHer: After Saito [[spoiler: threatens to have [[HeKnowsTooMuch Amy killed]] when she and Oliver begin to get close, [[spoiler: he ends their friendship immediately, with absolutely no warning and without giving a reason.]]



* [[spoiler:HeKnowsTooMuch: Commander Saito threatens to have Amy killed if she learns any more about Oliver. As soon as Amy sees the RFP plugged in, the First Contact Project begins actively trying to murder her. Ironically, they assume she knows what she does because she's a highly trained counteragent of some kind - not just, you know, a friendly person who cares about Oliver.]]
* HeroesWantRedHeads: Oliver for Amy.

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* [[spoiler:HeKnowsTooMuch: HeKnowsTooMuch: [[spoiler: Commander Saito threatens to have Amy killed if she learns any more about Oliver. As soon as Amy sees the RFP plugged in, the First Contact Project begins actively trying to murder her. Ironically, they assume she knows what she does because she's a highly trained counteragent of some kind - not just, you know, a friendly person who cares about Oliver.]]
* HeroesWantRedHeads: [[spoiler: Oliver for Amy. Amy.]]


* ForegoneConclusion: We already know Oliver is TheSoleSurvivor of his ship. So [[spoiler: when we finally get his backstory, it's pretty clear everyone is going to die.]]

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* ForegoneConclusion: [[spoiler: We already know Oliver is TheSoleSurvivor of his ship. So [[spoiler: when we finally get his backstory, it's pretty clear everyone is going to die.]]


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** Dr. Lesnik's work with ancient "Babylogyptian" implies the story takes place in an alternate universe, or an alternate history.

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