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* BellyDancer: Anna.


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Not to be confused with the [[Literature/WhiteNoise postmodern novel]] by Don Delillo of the same name, nor the 2004 film starred by Michael Keaton.

Also not be confused with [[http://www.white-noise-comic.com/ another webcomic of the same name]]

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Not to be confused with the [[Literature/WhiteNoise postmodern novel]] by Don Delillo of the same name, nor the 2004 film starred by Michael Keaton.

Keaton. Also not be confused with [[http://www.white-noise-comic.com/ another webcomic of the same name]]


* AmbiguouslyEvil: Winter.



* AxCrazy: Lawler.
* BadassLongcoat: Wren in the later chapters. Also Lawler, for a crazy value of badass.

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* AxCrazy: Lawler.
* BadassLongcoat: Wren in
AsideGlance: In a moment when he's caught off guard, Lawler seems to look [[http://whitenoisecomic.com/comic/page-8-chapter-7/ directly at the later chapters. Also Lawler, audience]] in shock. Since he's also the resident [[PsychoSupporter crazy]], for a crazy value of badass.him to be BreakingTheFourthWall seems pretty acceptable.



** Also continues element of SuperpoweredEvilSide and SplitPersonality
* BigBad: Hebe, Lawler's superior.
* {{Bishounen}}: Wren, oh so very much.
** Lampshaded at one point:
-->'''Wren:''' [[http://whitenoisecomic.com/comic/page-1-chapter-3/ *points to his face* No amount of skills will turn this pretty face into a bounty hunter.]]
** Anna glomps them.
* BolivianArmyEnding: How Lohaun exits the story. So far, her fate has not been resolved.
* BoyishShortHair: Hebe.

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** Also continues element of SuperpoweredEvilSide SuperPoweredEvilSide and SplitPersonality
* BigBad: Hebe, Lawler's superior.
* {{Bishounen}}: Wren, oh so very much.
** Lampshaded at one point:
-->'''Wren:''' [[http://whitenoisecomic.com/comic/page-1-chapter-3/ *points to his face* No amount of skills will turn this pretty face into a bounty hunter.]]
** Anna glomps them.
SplitPersonality.
* BolivianArmyEnding: How Lohaun exits the story. So far, her fate has not been resolved. \n* BoyishShortHair: Hebe.



* BreakingTheFourthWall: In a moment when he's caught off guard, Lawler seems to look [[http://whitenoisecomic.com/comic/page-8-chapter-7/ directly at the audience]] in shock. Since he's also the resident [[PsychoForHire crazy]], for him to be breaking the fourth wall seems pretty acceptable.
* ChekhovsGun: [[spoiler: Shole's watch.]]

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* BreakingTheFourthWall: In a moment when he's caught off guard, Lawler seems to look [[http://whitenoisecomic.com/comic/page-8-chapter-7/ directly at the audience]] in shock. Since he's also the resident [[PsychoForHire crazy]], for him to be breaking the fourth wall seems pretty acceptable.
* ChekhovsGun: [[spoiler: Shole's [[spoiler:Shole's watch.]]



* DeathByOriginStory: Wren's friends.

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* DeathByOriginStory: Wren's friends.DeathOfAChild: The flashback showing the destruction of Earth shows the death of a child of about 5 or 6.



* DoomedHomeTown: The underground colony where Wren lived.
* DragonInChief: Lawler, at least so far, seems to be a much greater threat than Hebe, his boss.

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* DoomedHomeTown: DoomedHometown: The underground colony where Wren lived.
* DragonInChief: Lawler, at least so far, seems to be a much greater threat than Hebe, his boss.
lived.



* FanService: Anna's belly-dancing scene, and Anna and Wren's Christmas backgrounds. Lawler's superior, Hebe, is also seen completely nude before getting in the shower.

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* FanService: {{Fanservice}}: Anna's belly-dancing scene, and Anna and Wren's Christmas backgrounds. Lawler's superior, Hebe, is also seen completely nude before getting in the shower.



* GreenEyes: Anna has these.



* TheHero: Wren.



* HotScientist: Lohaun.



* InfantImmortality: {{Averted}}. The flashback showing the destruction of Earth shows the death of a child of about 5 or 6.
* KickTheSonOfABitch: Lawler stabbing [[spoiler: Dain]] to death, considering the latter tried to murder Ms. Busy's charges and then tried to murder Anna.
* LaserGuidedAmnesia: Wren is implied to have it.
* LaughablyEvil: Lawler.

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* InfantImmortality: {{Averted}}. The flashback showing the destruction of Earth shows the death of a child of about 5 or 6.
* KickTheSonOfABitch: Lawler stabbing [[spoiler: Dain]] [[spoiler:Dain]] to death, considering the latter tried to murder Ms. Busy's charges and then tried to murder Anna. \n* LaserGuidedAmnesia: Wren is implied to have it. \n* LaughablyEvil: Lawler.



* LongHairedPrettyBoy: Wren. Anna, at least, certainly appreciates his looks.
* LoveInterest: Anna is very clearly set up as Wren's.
* MentorMascot: Winter, maybe. His cryptic comments are only sometimes helpful to date.
* MorallyAmbiguousDoctorate: Lohaun isn't evil, per se, but she has no problem continuing the alien's genetic experiments to create human weapons to fight them.
* MsFanservice: Anna's belly-dancing scene. She also has no problem showing off [[ShesGotLegs her legs.]]
* MrFanservice: Wren's ShirtlessScene, which shows a pretty well built physique.

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* LongHairedPrettyBoy: Wren. Anna, at least, certainly appreciates his looks.
* LoveInterest: Anna is very clearly set up
LittleBitBeastly: Wren has a fluffy white tail as Wren's.
* MentorMascot:
a result of the genetic manipulation done to him. If this has any connection to the identical tail found on Winter, maybe. His cryptic comments are only sometimes helpful to date.
* MorallyAmbiguousDoctorate: Lohaun isn't evil, per se, but she
it has no problem continuing the alien's genetic experiments yet to create human weapons to fight them.
* MsFanservice: Anna's belly-dancing scene. She also has no problem showing off [[ShesGotLegs her legs.]]
* MrFanservice: Wren's ShirtlessScene, which shows a pretty well built physique.
be revealed.



* PettingZooPeople: Wren has a fluffy white tail as a result of the genetic manipulation done to him. If this has any connection to the identical tail found on Winter, it has yet to be revealed.
* PromotedToParent: {{Implied}} with Anna's older brother Fiske.
* PsychoForHire: Lawler, who is flat out nuts, a sociopath, and probably sadistic. Only his loyalty to Hebe keeps him in check.
* PsychopathicManchild: Lawler, to a degree.
** [[http://www.wncomic.com/archive_comments.php?strip_id=132 "Would you like some paper?" "Nope."]]

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* PettingZooPeople: Wren has a fluffy white tail as a result of the genetic manipulation done to him. If this has any connection to the identical tail found on Winter, it has yet to be revealed.
* PromotedToParent: {{Implied}} {{Implied|Trope}} with Anna's older brother Fiske.
* PsychoForHire: Lawler, who is flat out nuts, a sociopath, and probably sadistic. Only his loyalty to Hebe keeps him in check.
* PsychopathicManchild: Lawler, to a degree.
** [[http://www.wncomic.com/archive_comments.php?strip_id=132 "Would you like some paper?" "Nope."]]
Fiske.



* SacrificialLamb: [[spoiler: Irshen]] in Book One.
* SlasherSmile: Lawler's primary expression. The second being a PsychoticSmirk.
* SpicyLatina: Anna.

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* SacrificialLamb: [[spoiler: Irshen]] [[spoiler:Irshen]] in Book One.
* SlasherSmile: Lawler's primary expression. The second being a PsychoticSmirk.
* SpicyLatina: Anna.
One.



* TheWallAroundTheWorld: The Wall around the States. The citizens within hate and fear those who live outside and only bounty hunters are allowed in or out.
* TheXenophile: Wren's tail seems to make him even more attractive in Anna's eyes, going by her reaction when she touches it.

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* TheWallAroundTheWorld: The Wall around the States. The citizens within hate and fear those who live outside and only bounty hunters are allowed in or out.
* TheXenophile: Wren's tail seems to make him even more attractive in Anna's eyes, going by her reaction when she touches it.
out.


* BerserkButton : Wren, when [[spoiler: he sees Lawler wearing a watch looted from the body of his dead friend.]]

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* BerserkButton : BerserkButton: Wren, when [[spoiler: he sees Lawler wearing a watch looted from the body of his dead friend.]]


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* FreakinessShame: Wren has a long, fluffy, white tail, but in this society, anything that marks one as a mutant is a killing offense.

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* FreakinessShame: Wren has a long, fluffy, white tail, PrehensileTail, but in this society, the States, anything that marks one as a mutant is a killing offense.



* TheXenophile: Wren's tail seems to make him even more attractive in Anna's eyes, going by her reaction when she touches it.

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* TheXenophile: Wren's tail seems to make him even more attractive in Anna's eyes, going by her reaction when she touches it. \n\n----


''White Noise'' updates on Mondays ([[ScheduleSlip it had a few ScheduleSlips]] but is on track again) and has full-color art. It's worth a look for fans of the superhero, scifi, or post-apocalyptic genres.

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''White Noise'' updates on Mondays ([[ScheduleSlip it had a few ScheduleSlips]] Schedule Slips]] but is on track again) and has full-color art. It's worth a look for fans of the superhero, scifi, or post-apocalyptic genres.

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* BrickJoke: [[http://whitenoisecomic.com/comic/page-26-chapter-7/ "What if I'm some psychopath who melts things with my mind?]][[http://whitenoisecomic.com/comic/page-23-chapter-9/ Cue: melting gun]]


* BreakingTheFourthWall: In a moment when he's caught off guard, Lawler seems to look [[http://www.wncomic.com/archive_comments.php?strip_id=181&dsq=25344253#comment-25344253 directly at the audience]] in shock. Since he's also the resident [[PsychoForHire crazy]], for him to be breaking the fourth wall seems pretty acceptable.

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* BreakingTheFourthWall: In a moment when he's caught off guard, Lawler seems to look [[http://www.wncomic.com/archive_comments.php?strip_id=181&dsq=25344253#comment-25344253 [[http://whitenoisecomic.com/comic/page-8-chapter-7/ directly at the audience]] in shock. Since he's also the resident [[PsychoForHire crazy]], for him to be breaking the fourth wall seems pretty acceptable.


-->'''Wren:''' [[http://www.wncomic.com/archive_comments.php?strip_id=55 *points to his face* No amount of skills will turn this pretty face into a bounty hunter.]]

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-->'''Wren:''' [[http://www.wncomic.com/archive_comments.php?strip_id=55 [[http://whitenoisecomic.com/comic/page-1-chapter-3/ *points to his face* No amount of skills will turn this pretty face into a bounty hunter.]]


* SuperSoldier: It's heavily hinted that Wren might be this. He manages to [[http://whitenoisecomic.com/comic/page-14-chapter-6/ fight off several armed guards]] despite suffering from starvation, dehydration, exhaustion and murk poisoning. [[http://www.wncomic.com/archive_comments.php?strip_id=175 In another fight]] Lawler remarks "You must be running on fumes, if you were at 100%, even 50% I'd be toast already."

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* SuperSoldier: It's heavily hinted that Wren might be this. He manages to [[http://whitenoisecomic.com/comic/page-14-chapter-6/ fight off several armed guards]] despite suffering from starvation, dehydration, exhaustion and murk poisoning. [[http://www.wncomic.com/archive_comments.php?strip_id=175 [[http://whitenoisecomic.com/comic/page-2-chapter-7/ In another fight]] Lawler remarks "You must be running on fumes, if you were at 100%, even 50% I'd be toast already."


* SuperSoldier: It's heavily hinted that Wren might be this. He manages to [[http://www.wncomic.com/archive_comments.php?strip_id=152 fight off several armed guards]] despite suffering from starvation, dehydration, exhaustion and murk poisoning. [[http://www.wncomic.com/archive_comments.php?strip_id=175 In another fight]] Lawler remarks "You must be running on fumes, if you were at 100%, even 50% I'd be toast already."

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* SuperSoldier: It's heavily hinted that Wren might be this. He manages to [[http://www.wncomic.com/archive_comments.php?strip_id=152 [[http://whitenoisecomic.com/comic/page-14-chapter-6/ fight off several armed guards]] despite suffering from starvation, dehydration, exhaustion and murk poisoning. [[http://www.wncomic.com/archive_comments.php?strip_id=175 In another fight]] Lawler remarks "You must be running on fumes, if you were at 100%, even 50% I'd be toast already."


* BadassLongcoat: Wren in the later chapters. Also Lawler, for a crazy value of {{Badass}}.

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* BadassLongcoat: Wren in the later chapters. Also Lawler, for a crazy value of {{Badass}}.badass.

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* FauxAffablyEvil: Gideon comes across as friendly and personable, even greeting Hebe with a bear hug, but he immediately drops the act.


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* FourEyesZeroSoul: Gideon, who ordered the attack on Wren's home.

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Now has a character sheet which could use some love.

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