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--->'''Cortana:''' You don't know what this thing does, do you? Halo doesn't kill Flood, it kills their food. Humans, Covenant, whatever - we're all equally edible!
*** Before that:
---->'''Guilty Spark 343:''' This installation has a firing history of 1.2 Trillion simulated and 1 Actual...

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--->'''Cortana:''' You don't know what this thing does, do you? Halo doesn't kill Flood, it kills their food. Humans, Covenant, whatever - we're all equally edible!
*** Before that:
---->'''Guilty Spark 343:''' This installation has a firing history of 1.2 Trillion simulated and 1 Actual...
edible! The only way to stop the Flood is to [[DepopulationBomb starve them to death]].



--->'''Master Chief:''' Something buried? Where-
--->'''Cortana:''' The Captain! ''We've got to stop the Captain!''

to:

--->'''Master Chief:''' Something buried? Where-
--->'''Cortana:'''
Where-\\
'''Cortana:'''
The Captain! ''We've got to stop the Captain!''



'''Tarturus:''' When they learn? Fool, they ordered me to do it.

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'''Tarturus:''' When ''When'' they learn? Fool, they ordered me to do it.



'''Mendichant Bias:''' I SEE YOU, RECLAIMER.\\

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'''Mendichant '''Mendicant Bias:''' I SEE YOU, RECLAIMER.\\



--->'''Cortana:''' I was put into service over eight years ago... AI's deteriorate after seven.\\

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--->'''Cortana:''' I was put into service over eight years ago... AI's [=AIs=] deteriorate after seven.\\



---> '''[[TheSmartGuy Hakha]]:''' :It can't be... the computer under Helghast control. [[FromBadToWorse It's]] [[TheMole General Adams']] [[EvilAllAlong personal computer.]]

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---> '''[[TheSmartGuy Hakha]]:''' :It It can't be... the computer under Helghast control. [[FromBadToWorse It's]] [[TheMole General Adams']] [[EvilAllAlong personal computer.]]


** In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemThreeHouses'', there are two in Chapter 11 on the Black Eagles route.
*** In an early game scene, Rhea refers to the Goddess Sothis. This comes as a surprise both to your character and Sothis (the girl inside your head), since neither of you knew the goddess' name or Sothis' real identity.
*** During your monthly exploration of the monastery, you can have what seems to be a completely innocuous conversation with Edelgard where she asks you to accompany her to the Imperial capital of Enbarr on some errand. Then the game tells you this.

to:

** In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemThreeHouses'', there are two in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemThreeHouses'':
*** At the end of
Chapter 11 on the Black Eagles route.
*** In an early game scene,
8, Rhea refers to the Goddess Sothis. This comes as a surprise both to your character and Sothis (the girl inside your head), since neither of you knew the goddess' name or Sothis' real identity.
*** During your monthly exploration of the monastery, monastery in Chapter 11 on the Black Eagles route, you can have what seems to be a completely innocuous conversation with Edelgard where she asks you to accompany her to the Imperial capital of Enbarr on some errand. Then the game tells you this.



*** You spend most of the first half of the game fighting a mysterious masked villain calling themselves the Flame Emperor. The beginning of the monthly battle drops this bombshell on you when Adrestian forces loyal to the Flame Emperor invade the Holy Tomb to steal the relics within.

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*** You spend most of the first half of the game fighting a mysterious masked villain calling themselves the Flame Emperor. The beginning of the Black Eagles Chapter 11 monthly battle drops this bombshell on you when Adrestian forces loyal to the Flame Emperor invade the Holy Tomb to steal the relics within.


* ''VideoGame/FireEmblemGaiden'', Alm hears one after defeating Emperor Rudolf, the ruler of [[TheEmpire Rigel]] (the enemy of Alm's homeland of Zofia), at the end of Alm's Act 4. It's less so in the remake due to the much heavier foreshadowing.
-->'''Rudolf:''' Your true name... Your true name is Albein Alm Rudolf. [[LukeIAmYourFather You are...my one and only son.]]
* ''VideoGame/FireEmblemGenealogyOfTheHolyWar'':
** Chapter 3: Lionheart Eldigan
--->'''Manfroy:''' ''(to Deirdre)'' Prepare for your rebirth. Once we erase all your memories, we shall introduce you to your new husband.
** Chapter 5: Doors of Destiny
--->'''Arvis:''' I hereby sentence you to death for your acts of treason. No visits to the King today, Sigurd.
* ''VideoGame/FireEmblemTheBlazingBlade'': "The ice dragon there...The beast slaughtered by your hand...That is Ninian. The girl you loved."
** Earlier, the line that prompted a [[HeelFaceTurn face turn]] out of a [[UndyingLoyalty slavishly loyal]] ProfessionalKiller:
--->'''Sonia Reed:''' Once you've killed the Prince, [[OffingTheOffspring kill Nino too]].
** A more minor one, in Pent and Louise's conversation in the final chapter, which counts as one for Pent InUniverse as well:
--->'''Louise:''' Lord Pent, I... I will protect you as well. [[PregnantBadass Along with the child inside me... our child.]]
* ''VideoGame/FireEmblemRadiantDawn'':
** This line in the Endgame after destroying Lekain's Blood Pact and discovering he had a second Pact.
--->'''Sanaki:''' Oh...I'll hang on to this. I promised to return this to its proper owner, Raven King Naesala.\\

to:

* In the ''Franchise/FireEmblem'' series:
** In
''VideoGame/FireEmblemGaiden'', Alm hears one after defeating Emperor Rudolf, the ruler of [[TheEmpire Rigel]] (the enemy of Alm's homeland of Zofia), at the end of Alm's Act 4. It's less so in the remake due to the much heavier foreshadowing.
-->'''Rudolf:''' --->'''Rudolf:''' Your true name... Your true name is Albein Alm Rudolf. [[LukeIAmYourFather You are...my one and only son.]]
* ** ''VideoGame/FireEmblemGenealogyOfTheHolyWar'':
** *** Chapter 3: Lionheart Eldigan
--->'''Manfroy:''' ---->'''Manfroy:''' ''(to Deirdre)'' Prepare for your rebirth. Once we erase all your memories, we shall introduce you to your new husband.
** *** Chapter 5: Doors of Destiny
--->'''Arvis:''' ---->'''Arvis:''' I hereby sentence you to death for your acts of treason. No visits to the King today, Sigurd.
* ''VideoGame/FireEmblemTheBlazingBlade'': ** ''VideoGame/FireEmblemTheBlazingBlade'':
***
"The ice dragon there...The beast slaughtered by your hand...That is Ninian. The girl you loved."
** *** Earlier, the line that prompted a [[HeelFaceTurn face turn]] out of a [[UndyingLoyalty slavishly loyal]] ProfessionalKiller:
--->'''Sonia ---->'''Sonia Reed:''' Once you've killed the Prince, [[OffingTheOffspring kill Nino too]].
** *** A more minor one, in Pent and Louise's conversation in the final chapter, which counts as one for Pent InUniverse as well:
--->'''Louise:''' ---->'''Louise:''' Lord Pent, I... I will protect you as well. [[PregnantBadass Along with the child inside me... our child.]]
* ** ''VideoGame/FireEmblemRadiantDawn'':
** *** This line in the Endgame after destroying Lekain's Blood Pact and discovering he had a second Pact.
--->'''Sanaki:''' ---->'''Sanaki:''' Oh...I'll hang on to this. I promised to return this to its proper owner, Raven King Naesala.\\



** In an earlier base conversation, we have a more minor one, but the reveal that all the HalfBreedDiscrimination in this universe is based on a lie causes Stefan to briefly GoMadFromTheRevelation.
--->'''Stefan:''' It's said that a union between laguz and beorc is a crime against the goddess. That's what we've always been told.\\

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** *** In an earlier base conversation, we have a more minor one, but the reveal that all the HalfBreedDiscrimination in this universe is based on a lie causes Stefan to briefly GoMadFromTheRevelation.
--->'''Stefan:''' ---->'''Stefan:''' It's said that a union between laguz and beorc is a crime against the goddess. That's what we've always been told.\\



** On the final floor of TheVeryDefinitelyFinalDungeon, the party runs into a friendly face, Begnion's kindly Chancellor Sephiran, who'd been missing for most of the game. Empress Sanaki tearfully informs Sephiran that his old friend, General Zelgius, was actually the evil BlackKnight. This prompts Ike to drop the following:
--->'''Ike:''' ...But that's probably not news to you, is it? After all, [[EvilAllAlong it was you he was taking orders from]].
** In the epilogue, provided you're fulfiled the GuideDangIt conditions to see it:
--->'''Almedha:''' Because I have lost the power of my birthright, I thought... Maybe I wouldn't be able to... That I might not be able to recognize my own child. But when her own true son stands before her, no mother could fail to know. Oh, my son, you've lived and grown strong.\\

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** *** On the final floor of TheVeryDefinitelyFinalDungeon, the party runs into a friendly face, Begnion's kindly Chancellor Sephiran, who'd been missing for most of the game. Empress Sanaki tearfully informs Sephiran that his old friend, General Zelgius, was actually the evil BlackKnight. This prompts Ike to drop the following:
--->'''Ike:''' ...---->'''Ike:''' ...But that's probably not news to you, is it? After all, [[EvilAllAlong it was you he was taking orders from]].
** *** In the epilogue, provided you're fulfiled fulfilled the GuideDangIt conditions to see it:
--->'''Almedha:''' ---->'''Almedha:''' Because I have lost the power of my birthright, I thought... Maybe I wouldn't be able to... That I might not be able to recognize my own child. But when her own true son stands before her, no mother could fail to know. Oh, my son, you've lived and grown strong.\\



* ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'':
** While "Marth" had always been an enigmatic figure who hid much about herself, including her true gender, only while saving Chrom from an attacker doses she reveal herself as his KidFromTheFuture.
--->'''"Marth"'''/'''Lucina:''' [To Chrom] Father! No!
** Earlier in the same chapter:
--->'''Validar:''' [To the Avatar] Heh, heh. Such arrogance! You dare take such a tone... [[LukeIAmYourFather with your own father]]?!
** In Chapter 21, the following exchange takes place in a meeting with Validar regarding the last remaining gemstone, at which point Validar springs a trap in order to seize the Fire Emblem.
--->'''Validar''': The Gemstones and the Fire Emblem can be... treacherous artifacts. A fact Plegia and the Grimleal sadly know all too well.\\

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* ** ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'':
** *** While "Marth" had always been an enigmatic figure who hid much about herself, including her true gender, only while saving Chrom from an attacker doses she reveal herself as his KidFromTheFuture.
--->'''"Marth"'''/'''Lucina:''' ---->'''"Marth"'''/'''Lucina:''' [To Chrom] Father! No!
** *** Earlier in the same chapter:
--->'''Validar:''' ---->'''Validar:''' [To the Avatar] Heh, heh. Such arrogance! You dare take such a tone... [[LukeIAmYourFather with your own father]]?!
** *** In Chapter 21, the following exchange takes place in a meeting with Validar regarding the last remaining gemstone, at which point Validar springs a trap in order to seize the Fire Emblem.
--->'''Validar''': ---->'''Validar''': The Gemstones and the Fire Emblem can be... treacherous artifacts. A fact Plegia and the Grimleal sadly know all too well.\\



** And towards the end of the game...
--->'''Aversa:''' Goodness! Now you're starting to sound like [[TheConqueror Walhart]], the big bully... He intended to destroy Grima as well, you know. ...[[UnwittingPawn Our thanks, incidentally, for taking him off the stage for us.]]
* ''VideoGame/FireEmblemFates''
** After fighting Flora on ''Birthright'', the Avatar, along with Flora's sister Felicia, are trying to talk sense into Flora, who admits that she was forced to fight against you in the chapter because Garon threatened to destroy her village. It seems like the Avatar might succeed, as s/he did with some of the more sympathetic adversaries, but then...
---> '''Flora:''' Nothing will change the fact that I betrayed you. Not to mention my own flesh and blood. For that... [[DrivenToSuicide I deserve to die.]]
** To those who haven't played ''Conquest'' or ''Revelation'', Garon's final lines after being defeated as ''Birthright'''s final boss hint at there being more going on with him than it seems...
--->'''Garon:''' No matter, I feel at peace now. How long has it been since I felt like this? Perhaps this is all I wanted all along... The sweet release of death... My... my body was destroyed. My mind... lost... Ever since that moment... I became... something... something...
** This reveal is spelled out more directly halfway through ''Conquest''.
--->'''Azura:''' The man you call father is not King Garon. Not anymore.
** And at the end of ''Conquest'', in case you were deluded enough to think you had won after beating [[DiscOneFinalBoss Garon]]...
--->'''Takumi:''' [[DemonicPossession Betrayal...]] [[FinalBoss Betrayal...]] [[IAmTheNoun I AM BETRAYAL!!!]]
** In Chapter 24 of ''Revelation'', after defeating [[CameBackWrong the protagonist's resurrected mother, Queen Mikoto]], Mikoto makes the following revelation when speaking to the protagonist.
--->'''Mikoto''': I was born here, in Valla. And you... [[TomatoInTheMirror you are part of the Vallite royal line]].
* In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemThreeHouses'', there are two in Chapter 11 on the Black Eagles route.
** In an early game scene, Rhea refers to the Goddess Sothis. This comes as a surprise both to your character and Sothis (the girl inside your head), since neither of you knew the goddess' name or Sothis' real identity.
** During your monthly exploration of the monastery, you can have what seems to be a completely innocuous conversation with Edelgard where she asks you to accompany her to the Imperial capital of Enbarr on some errand. Then the game tells you this.
--->''"This decision will drastically change the story."''[[note]]If you say yes to this prompt, you will have a chance to join Edelgard after the next battle, but if you say no to either, you will fight for the Church of Seiros. What's more, neither the Blue Lions nor the Golden Eagles' routes feature a choice like this.[[/note]]
** You spend most of the first half of the game fighting a mysterious masked villain calling themselves the Flame Emperor. The beginning of the monthly battle drops this bombshell on you when Adrestian forces loyal to the Flame Emperor invade the Holy Tomb to steal the relics within.
--->'''Bernadetta:''' Edelgard... Did you know about this?\\

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** *** And towards the end of the game...
--->'''Aversa:''' ---->'''Aversa:''' Goodness! Now you're starting to sound like [[TheConqueror Walhart]], the big bully... He intended to destroy Grima as well, you know. ...[[UnwittingPawn Our thanks, incidentally, for taking him off the stage for us.]]
* ** ''VideoGame/FireEmblemFates''
** *** After fighting Flora on ''Birthright'', the Avatar, along with Flora's sister Felicia, are trying to talk sense into Flora, who admits that she was forced to fight against you in the chapter because Garon threatened to destroy her village. It seems like the Avatar might succeed, as s/he did with some of the more sympathetic adversaries, but then...
---> ----> '''Flora:''' Nothing will change the fact that I betrayed you. Not to mention my own flesh and blood. For that... [[DrivenToSuicide I deserve to die.]]
** *** To those who haven't played ''Conquest'' or ''Revelation'', Garon's final lines after being defeated as ''Birthright'''s final boss hint at there being more going on with him than it seems...
--->'''Garon:''' ---->'''Garon:''' No matter, I feel at peace now. How long has it been since I felt like this? Perhaps this is all I wanted all along... The sweet release of death... My... my body was destroyed. My mind... lost... Ever since that moment... I became... something... something...
** *** This reveal is spelled out more directly halfway through ''Conquest''.
--->'''Azura:''' ---->'''Azura:''' The man you call father is not King Garon. Not anymore.
** *** And at the end of ''Conquest'', in case you were deluded enough to think you had won after beating [[DiscOneFinalBoss Garon]]...
--->'''Takumi:''' ---->'''Takumi:''' [[DemonicPossession Betrayal...]] [[FinalBoss Betrayal...]] [[IAmTheNoun I AM BETRAYAL!!!]]
** *** In Chapter 24 of ''Revelation'', after defeating [[CameBackWrong the protagonist's resurrected mother, Queen Mikoto]], Mikoto makes the following revelation when speaking to the protagonist.
--->'''Mikoto''': ---->'''Mikoto''': I was born here, in Valla. And you... [[TomatoInTheMirror you are part of the Vallite royal line]].
* ** In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemThreeHouses'', there are two in Chapter 11 on the Black Eagles route.
** *** In an early game scene, Rhea refers to the Goddess Sothis. This comes as a surprise both to your character and Sothis (the girl inside your head), since neither of you knew the goddess' name or Sothis' real identity.
** *** During your monthly exploration of the monastery, you can have what seems to be a completely innocuous conversation with Edelgard where she asks you to accompany her to the Imperial capital of Enbarr on some errand. Then the game tells you this.
--->''"This ---->''"This decision will drastically change the story."''[[note]]If you say yes to this prompt, you will have a chance to join Edelgard after the next battle, but if you say no to either, you will fight for the Church of Seiros. What's more, neither the Blue Lions nor the Golden Eagles' routes feature a choice like this.[[/note]]
** *** You spend most of the first half of the game fighting a mysterious masked villain calling themselves the Flame Emperor. The beginning of the monthly battle drops this bombshell on you when Adrestian forces loyal to the Flame Emperor invade the Holy Tomb to steal the relics within.
--->'''Bernadetta:''' ---->'''Bernadetta:''' Edelgard... Did you know about this?\\

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** Given the VideoGame/{{Splatoon}} series's love of repurposing random, everyday objects as weapons and technology, it would seem perfectly reasonable that your means of transport to the surface in ''VideoGame/Splatoon2: Octo Expansion'' was a giant blender. Until the moment you're inside, and the Telephone drops the act.
-->'''Telephone''': INGREDIENT ACQUISITION COMPLETE... [[DeadlyEuphemism REFORMATTING MATTER]]...


** In an early game scene, Rhea refers to the Goddess Sothis. This comes as a surprise both to your character and Sothis (the girl inside your head), since neither of you knew the goddess' name or Sothis' real identity.



--->''"This decision will drastically change the story."''

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--->''"This decision will drastically change the story."''"''[[note]]If you say yes to this prompt, you will have a chance to join Edelgard after the next battle, but if you say no to either, you will fight for the Church of Seiros. What's more, neither the Blue Lions nor the Golden Eagles' routes feature a choice like this.[[/note]]



-->"-->"Hmph. Well... this isn't as much fun as I'd hoped. But... Oh well, who cares? This was just for kicks. Because Bowser already kidnapped the real Peach!"

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-->"-->"Hmph.-->"Hmph. Well... this isn't as much fun as I'd hoped. But... Oh well, who cares? This was just for kicks. Because Bowser already kidnapped the real Peach!"



* ''VideoGame/NeverwinterNights'':

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* ''VideoGame/NeverwinterNights'':''VideoGame/NeverwinterNights'': After the ritual to make the cure to the Wailing Death is completed, Desther reveals himself as the traitor inside Neverwinter, as an agent of the cult behind the plague.



** In Akzeriuth, Tear reunites with the party and shares some disturbing news.

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** In Akzeriuth, Tear reunites with the party and shares some disturbing news.news regarding Van's intentions. While Van had claimed to want Luke to use his hyperresonance to save the city from the miasma, this line firmly establishes Van as a villain.



** A line yelled by Luke, during one of the moments early on, when the party makes a comment about his lack of basic world knowledge. Luke, who is suffering from amnesia that struck him, after he was rescued from a kidnapping several years ago, finally snaps and reveals how bad his amnesia had been.

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** A line yelled by Luke, during one of the moments early on, when the party makes a comment about his lack of basic world knowledge. Luke, who is suffering from amnesia that struck him, him(or so he thought, since he is actually a replica of the real Luke and never had those memories to begin with), after he was rescued from a kidnapping several years ago, finally snaps and reveals how bad his amnesia had been.



* ''VideoGame/TalesOfVesperia:'' Although what's said isn't quite so important as the voice that says it.

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* ''VideoGame/TalesOfVesperia:'' Although what's said isn't quite so important as the voice that says it.it, establishing that Raven, a party member, and Captain Schwann, a villain, are one and the same.



--->'''Sans:''' It's a beautiful day outside. birds are singing, flowers are blooming. on days like this, kids like you... [[AC: [[LetsGetDangerous should be burning in hell.]]]]

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--->'''Sans:''' It's a beautiful day outside. birds are singing, flowers are blooming. on days like this, kids like you... [[AC: [[LetsGetDangerous should be burning in hell.]]]]]]]]1


--->'''Phone Guy:'''[[note]]Phone Guy was supposed to have died during the first game[[/note]] "Hello? Hellooooo? Well, if you're hearing this, then chances are you've made a very poor career choice."\\

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--->'''Phone Guy:'''[[note]]Phone Guy was supposed to have died during the first game[[/note]] "Hello? Hello? Hellooooo? Well, if you're hearing this, then chances are you've made a very poor career choice."\\\\


--->'''Cecil:''' You'll fight, then?
--->'''Kain:''' Of course. That's the very reason I've come. But, Cecil...[[FaceHeelTurn The one I'll fight is you]]!

to:

--->'''Cecil:''' You'll fight, then?
--->'''Kain:'''
then?\\
'''Kain:'''
Of course. That's the very reason I've come. But, Cecil...[[FaceHeelTurn The one I'll fight is you]]!



--> '''Gestahl:''' Kefka, stop it! If you revive those statues, you'll destroy the very world we've conquered!
--> '''Kefka:''' Shut up!!

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--> '''Gestahl:''' -->'''Gestahl:''' Kefka, stop it! If you revive those statues, you'll destroy the very world we've conquered!
-->
conquered!\\
'''Kefka:''' Shut up!!



-->'''NORG:''' THIS-IS-MY-GARDEN!
-->'''Squall:''' NO! It's not just yours.
-->'''NORG:''' Bujurururu! THEN-WHAT-IS-IT!? IS-IT-CID'S-AND-EDEA'S!? THAT-PATHETIC-MARRIED-COUPLE'S!?

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-->'''NORG:''' THIS-IS-MY-GARDEN!
-->'''Squall:'''
--->'''NORG:''' THIS-IS-MY-GARDEN!\\
'''Squall:'''
NO! It's not just yours.
-->'''NORG:'''
yours.\\
'''NORG:'''
Bujurururu! THEN-WHAT-IS-IT!? IS-IT-CID'S-AND-EDEA'S!? THAT-PATHETIC-MARRIED-COUPLE'S!?



-->'''Irvine:''' Matron's name is Edea Kramer. Matron IS Sorceress Edea.

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-->'''Irvine:''' --->'''Irvine:''' Matron's name is Edea Kramer. Matron IS Sorceress Edea.



-->'''Rikku:''' "[[HeroicSacrifice The pilgrimages]] [[SenselessSacrifice have to stop!]] If they don't, and they get to Zanarkand... They might defeat Sin. Yunie could... but then she... ''Yunie will die, you know?'' ...You know, don't you?!"

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-->'''Rikku:''' --->'''Rikku:''' "[[HeroicSacrifice The pilgrimages]] [[SenselessSacrifice have to stop!]] If they don't, and they get to Zanarkand... They might defeat Sin. Yunie could... but then she... ''Yunie will die, you know?'' ...You know, don't you?!"



-->'''Auron:''' There's something you should know.
-->'''Tidus:''' I know. It's about you, right?
-->'''Auron:''' I am also an [[DeadAllAlong unsent.]]

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-->'''Auron:''' --->'''Auron:''' There's something you should know.
-->'''Tidus:'''
know.\\
'''Tidus:'''
I know. It's about you, right?
-->'''Auron:'''
right?\\
'''Auron:'''
I am also an [[DeadAllAlong unsent.]]



-->'''Auron:''' I felt something of Jecht there in that shell...couldn't you? You must have felt him when you came into contact with Sin.

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-->'''Auron:''' --->'''Auron:''' I felt something of Jecht there in that shell...couldn't you? You must have felt him when you came into contact with Sin.



-->'''Mika:''' "Send the dead...hmm? ''You would have to send me too."''

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-->'''Mika:''' --->'''Mika:''' "Send the dead...hmm? ''You would have to send me too."''



-->'''Balthier:''' He made airships...weapons... He even made me a judge.
-->'''Ashe:''' You were a judge?
-->'''Balthier:''' Part of a past I'd rather forget. It didn't last long. I ran. I left the judges, and him... Cidolfus Demen Bunansa, Draklor Laboratories' very own Doctor Cid. That's when he lost his heart to nethicite, lost himself. And I suppose that's when I lost my father.

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-->'''Balthier:''' --->'''Balthier:''' He made airships...weapons... He even made me a judge.
-->'''Ashe:'''
judge.\\
'''Ashe:'''
You were a judge?
-->'''Balthier:'''
judge?\\
'''Balthier:'''
Part of a past I'd rather forget. It didn't last long. I ran. I left the judges, and him... Cidolfus Demen Bunansa, Draklor Laboratories' very own Doctor Cid. That's when he lost his heart to nethicite, lost himself. And I suppose that's when I lost my father.



-->'''Judge Ghis:''' This is hardly the courtesy due the late Ashelia B'nargin Dalmasca.
-->'''Gabranth:''' You have grown very thin, Basch.

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-->'''Judge --->'''Judge Ghis:''' This is hardly the courtesy due the late Ashelia B'nargin Dalmasca.
-->'''Gabranth:'''
Dalmasca.\\
'''Gabranth:'''
You have grown very thin, Basch.



--> '''Primarch Galenth Dysley:''' Why don't you leave, Jihl? Or rather...take your leave? Humans have no place here.

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--> ---> '''Primarch Galenth Dysley:''' Why don't you leave, Jihl? Or rather...take your leave? Humans have no place here.



--> '''Primarch Galenth Dysley:''' I am fal'Cie. My name is Barthandelus, voice of the Sanctum, and Lord-Sovereign of the Cocoon fal'Cie.

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--> ---> '''Primarch Galenth Dysley:''' I am fal'Cie. My name is Barthandelus, voice of the Sanctum, and Lord-Sovereign of the Cocoon fal'Cie.



--> '''Oerba Yun Fang:''' I'm from Gran Pulse. The world below you all hate so much. My partner and I had turned to crystal there and gone to sleep. The reason Cocoon's in such an uproar is the same reason you're here now. [[TheReveal Vanille and I woke up.]]

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--> ---> '''Oerba Yun Fang:''' I'm from Gran Pulse. The world below you all hate so much. My partner and I had turned to crystal there and gone to sleep. The reason Cocoon's in such an uproar is the same reason you're here now. [[TheReveal Vanille and I woke up.]]



--> '''Minfilia:''' [[VideoGame/FinalFantasyV Krile]]...where are you?

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--> ---> '''Minfilia:''' [[VideoGame/FinalFantasyV Krile]]...where are you?



--> '''Iceheart:''' [[SomethingOnlyTheyWouldSay Hear.]] [[LightIsGood Feel]]. [[TheChosenMany Think.]]

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--> ---> '''Iceheart:''' [[SomethingOnlyTheyWouldSay Hear.]] [[LightIsGood Feel]]. [[TheChosenMany Think.]]



--> Heh heh heh. Mayhap thou thinkest me an oathbreaker? Thou art mistaken. If thou comest to harm, it shall be by another's hand, not mine. [[BroughtDownToBadass I did but strip thee of thy mistress's feeble blessing.]]

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--> ---> Heh heh heh. Mayhap thou thinkest me an oathbreaker? Thou art mistaken. If thou comest to harm, it shall be by another's hand, not mine. [[BroughtDownToBadass I did but strip thee of thy mistress's feeble blessing.]]



--> The time has come for you and yours to join the fray, Warrior of Darkness.

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--> ---> The time has come for you and yours to join the fray, Warrior of Darkness.



-->Duty calls. [[AndNowForSomeoneCompletelyDifferent Commence battle for "Emissary of the Dawn"?]]

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-->Duty --->Duty calls. [[AndNowForSomeoneCompletelyDifferent Commence battle for "Emissary of the Dawn"?]]



--> This tragedy, [[TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt greater even than the Seventh Umbral Calamity]], must be undone. If history must be unwritten, [[SetRightWhatOnceWentWrong let it be unwritten]]. Become what you must. Become...'''[[FallenHero the Warrior of Darkness]]'''.

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--> ---> This tragedy, [[TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt greater even than the Seventh Umbral Calamity]], must be undone. If history must be unwritten, [[SetRightWhatOnceWentWrong let it be unwritten]]. Become what you must. Become...'''[[FallenHero the Warrior of Darkness]]'''.



--> '''Thancred:''' I'm sorry I can only assume I misheard, but it sounded an awful lot like you were implying that both Hydaelyn and Zodiark are not gods, but-"
--> '''Emet-Selch:''' They are gods after a fashion. The eldest and most powerful... of ''Primals''.

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--> '''Thancred:''' --->'''Thancred:''' I'm sorry I can only assume I misheard, but it sounded an awful lot like you were implying that both Hydaelyn and Zodiark are not gods, but-"
-->
but-\\
'''Emet-Selch:''' They are gods after a fashion. The eldest and most powerful... of ''Primals''.



-->'''Validar''': The Gemstones and the Fire Emblem can be... treacherous artifacts. A fact Plegia and the Grimleal sadly know all too well.\\

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-->'''Validar''': --->'''Validar''': The Gemstones and the Fire Emblem can be... treacherous artifacts. A fact Plegia and the Grimleal sadly know all too well.\\



** At the end of Chapter 3, the enemies are defeated and everything seems safe. Then, while the Avatar and Gunter are crossing a bridge...
--->''' Hans:''' [[ImpliedDeathThreat Don't worry, you won't have to stand there much longer.]]
** After fighting Flora on Birthright, the Avatar, along with Flora's sister Felicia, are trying to talk sense into Flora, who admits that she was forced to fight against you in the chapter because Garon threatened to destroy her village. It seems like the Avatar might succeed, as s/he did with some of the more sympathetic adversaries, but then...

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** At the end of Chapter 3, the enemies are defeated and everything seems safe. Then, while the Avatar and Gunter are crossing a bridge...
--->''' Hans:''' [[ImpliedDeathThreat Don't worry, you won't have to stand there much longer.]]
** After fighting Flora on Birthright, ''Birthright'', the Avatar, along with Flora's sister Felicia, are trying to talk sense into Flora, who admits that she was forced to fight against you in the chapter because Garon threatened to destroy her village. It seems like the Avatar might succeed, as s/he did with some of the more sympathetic adversaries, but then...



** To those who haven't played Conquest, Garon's final lines after being defeated as Birthright's final boss hint at there being more going on with him than it seems...

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** To those who haven't played Conquest, ''Conquest'' or ''Revelation'', Garon's final lines after being defeated as Birthright's ''Birthright'''s final boss hint at there being more going on with him than it seems...



** This reveal is spelled out more directly halfway through Conquest.

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** This reveal is spelled out more directly halfway through Conquest.''Conquest''.



** And at the end of Conquest, in case you were deluded enough to think you had won after beating [[DiscOneFinalBoss Garon]]...

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** And at the end of Conquest, ''Conquest'', in case you were deluded enough to think you had won after beating [[DiscOneFinalBoss Garon]]...



* In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemThreeHouses'', you spend most of the first half of the game fighting a mysterious masked villain calling themselves the Flame Emperor. On the Black Eagles route, Chapter 11 drops this bombshell on you when Adrestian forces invade the Holy Tomb to steal the relics within.

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* In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemThreeHouses'', there are two in Chapter 11 on the Black Eagles route.
** During your monthly exploration of the monastery,
you can have what seems to be a completely innocuous conversation with Edelgard where she asks you to accompany her to the Imperial capital of Enbarr on some errand. Then the game tells you this.
--->''"This decision will drastically change the story."''
** You
spend most of the first half of the game fighting a mysterious masked villain calling themselves the Flame Emperor. On The beginning of the Black Eagles route, Chapter 11 monthly battle drops this bombshell on you when Adrestian forces loyal to the Flame Emperor invade the Holy Tomb to steal the relics within.



-->'''Phone Guy:'''[[note]]Phone Guy was supposed to have died during the first game[[/note]] "Hello? Hellooooo? Well, if you're hearing this, then chances are you've made a very poor career choice."\\

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-->'''Phone --->'''Phone Guy:'''[[note]]Phone Guy was supposed to have died during the first game[[/note]] "Hello? Hellooooo? Well, if you're hearing this, then chances are you've made a very poor career choice."\\



--> "11-12-1987" (This date is written on the player character's check, indicating that the second game is in fact a [[StealthSequel Stealth]] [[InvertedTrope Prequel]] to the first, as well as hinting at a connection to [[NoodleIncident the Bite of '87]].)

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--> ---> "11-12-1987" (This date is written on the player character's check, indicating that the second game is in fact a [[StealthSequel Stealth]] [[InvertedTrope Prequel]] to the first, as well as hinting at a connection to [[NoodleIncident the Bite of '87]].)



--> '''Phone Guy:''' Hello hello? Uh... what on earth are you doing there? Uh... Didn't you get the memo? Uh... The place is closed down, at least for a while. Someone used one of the suits. We had a spare in the back, '''a yellow one'''; someone used it... Now none of them are acting right. Listen, j-just finish your shift. It's safer than trying to leave in the middle of the night. Uh... We have one more event scheduled for tomorrow: '''a birthday'''. You'll be on day shift. Wear your uniform. '''[[BrainFood Stay close to the animatronics]]''' and make sure they don't hurt anyone, okay? Uh, for now just make it through the night. Uh, when the place eventually opens again, '''I'll probably take the night shift myself'''. Okay, good night and good luck.

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--> ---> '''Phone Guy:''' Hello hello? Uh... what on earth are you doing there? Uh... Didn't you get the memo? Uh... The place is closed down, at least for a while. Someone used one of the suits. We had a spare in the back, '''a yellow one'''; someone used it... Now none of them are acting right. Listen, j-just finish your shift. It's safer than trying to leave in the middle of the night. Uh... We have one more event scheduled for tomorrow: '''a birthday'''. You'll be on day shift. Wear your uniform. '''[[BrainFood Stay close to the animatronics]]''' and make sure they don't hurt anyone, okay? Uh, for now just make it through the night. Uh, when the place eventually opens again, '''I'll probably take the night shift myself'''. Okay, good night and good luck.



--> '''Phone Dude:''' But I have an even better surprise for you and you're not gonna believe this- we found one. A REAL one.

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--> ---> '''Phone Dude:''' But I have an even better surprise for you and you're not gonna believe this- we found one. A REAL one.



--> '''The Child's BigBrotherBully:''' Hey guys, I think the little man said he wants to give Fredbear a [[BrainFood big kiss]]!

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--> ---> '''The Child's BigBrotherBully:''' Hey guys, I think the little man said he wants to give Fredbear a [[BrainFood big kiss]]!



--> "With all due respect, ''those'' aren't the design choices we were curious about, [[BigBad Mr.]] [[Literature/FiveNightsAtFreddysTheSilverEyes Afton]]."

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--> ---> "With all due respect, ''those'' aren't the design choices we were curious about, [[BigBad Mr.]] [[Literature/FiveNightsAtFreddysTheSilverEyes Afton]]."



-->"[[DeadPersonImpersonation Circus Baby has already been here today.]]"

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-->"[[DeadPersonImpersonation --->"[[DeadPersonImpersonation Circus Baby has already been here today.]]"



--> "Father. [[ArcWords It's me]], [[NamesTheSame Michael]]. I did it. I found it. It was right where you said it would be. They were all there. They didn't recognize at first, but then they thought I was you. And I found her. [[ArcWords I put her back together]], just like you asked me to. She's free now. But something is wrong with me. I should be dead. [[CameBackWrong But I'm not.]] I've been living in shadows. There is only one thing left for me to do now. I'm going to come find you. ''[[ElectronicSpeechImpediment I'm going to come find you.]]''"
--> (Cue a [[WhamShot split-second appearance of]] the damaged, but still intact ''[[TheBusCameBack Springtrap]]'')

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--> ---> "Father. [[ArcWords It's me]], [[NamesTheSame Michael]]. I did it. I found it. It was right where you said it would be. They were all there. They didn't recognize at first, but then they thought I was you. And I found her. [[ArcWords I put her back together]], just like you asked me to. She's free now. But something is wrong with me. I should be dead. [[CameBackWrong But I'm not.]] I've been living in shadows. There is only one thing left for me to do now. I'm going to come find you. ''[[ElectronicSpeechImpediment I'm going to come find you.]]''"
-->
]]''"\\
(Cue a [[WhamShot split-second appearance of]] the damaged, but still intact ''[[TheBusCameBack Springtrap]]'')



--> '''Cassette Man:''' [[ShutUpHannibal Connection terminated.]] I'm sorry to interrupt you, Elizabeth- if you still even remember that name- but I'm afraid you've been misinformed.

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--> ---> '''Cassette Man:''' [[ShutUpHannibal Connection terminated.]] I'm sorry to interrupt you, Elizabeth- if you still even remember that name- but I'm afraid you've been misinformed.


* ''VideoGame/AbsoluteDespairGirls''
** When Nagito encounters Komaru and Toko near the secret exit from the city in Chapter 4, he makes the following line, whch reveals Toko's true reason for accompanying Komaru.
--->'''Nagito:''' Rather, the one who disappointed me was Toko. [...] ''(to Toko)'' Now, perhaps I am mistaken, but I believe we made a promise. You were to escort her to headquarters.
** In Chapter 5, Komaru is possessed by Tokuichi Towa's ghost, and asks if he's Haiji's father. Tokichi not only confirms it, but also reveals that another person Komaru knows is part of the family.
--->'''Tokuichi''' ''(speaking through Komaru)'' : I see... You know Haiji. Then do you know his little sister [[BigBad Monaca]], too?
** For the entire game, Komaru has been desperate to escape Towa City, a goal that's merely put on hold near the end of the game. As such, this exchange after the FinalBoss comes off as quite a surprise.
--->'''Komaru:''' I...I know I can save both the adults and the children.\\
'''Toko:''' Well, we can chat about it after we get out of this damn town once and for all!\\
'''Komaru:''' Toko... I... I'm staying in this town.


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* ''VideoGame/DanganronpaAnotherEpisodeUltraDespairGirls''
** When Nagito encounters Komaru and Toko near the secret exit from the city in Chapter 4, he makes the following line, whch reveals Toko's true reason for accompanying Komaru.
--->'''Nagito:''' Rather, the one who disappointed me was Toko. [...] ''(to Toko)'' Now, perhaps I am mistaken, but I believe we made a promise. You were to escort her to headquarters.
** In Chapter 5, Komaru is possessed by Tokuichi Towa's ghost, and asks if he's Haiji's father. Tokichi not only confirms it, but also reveals that another person Komaru knows is part of the family.
--->'''Tokuichi''' ''(speaking through Komaru)'' : I see... You know Haiji. Then do you know his little sister [[BigBad Monaca]], too?
** For the entire game, Komaru has been desperate to escape Towa City, a goal that's merely put on hold near the end of the game. As such, this exchange after the FinalBoss comes off as quite a surprise.
--->'''Komaru:''' I...I know I can save both the adults and the children.\\
'''Toko:''' Well, we can chat about it after we get out of this damn town once and for all!\\
'''Komaru:''' Toko... I... I'm staying in this town.


** In Chapter 24 of Revelation, after defeating [[CameBackWrong the protagonist's resurrected mother, Queen Mikoto]], Mikoto makes the following revelation when speaking to the protagonist.
-->'''Mikoto''': I was born here, in Valla. And you... [[TomatoInTheMirror you are part of the Vallite royal line]].

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** In Chapter 24 of Revelation, ''Revelation'', after defeating [[CameBackWrong the protagonist's resurrected mother, Queen Mikoto]], Mikoto makes the following revelation when speaking to the protagonist.
-->'''Mikoto''': --->'''Mikoto''': I was born here, in Valla. And you... [[TomatoInTheMirror you are part of the Vallite royal line]].line]].
* In ''VideoGame/FireEmblemThreeHouses'', you spend most of the first half of the game fighting a mysterious masked villain calling themselves the Flame Emperor. On the Black Eagles route, Chapter 11 drops this bombshell on you when Adrestian forces invade the Holy Tomb to steal the relics within.
--->'''Bernadetta:''' Edelgard... Did you know about this?\\
'''Edelgard:''' Yes. In fact, I gave the order. I am the Flame Emperor.



-->'''Phone Guy:'''[[note]]Phone Guy was supposed to have died during the first game[[/note]] "Hello? Hellooooo? Well, if you're hearing this, then chances are you've made a very poor career choice."
--> [[OhCrap AND ZERO DOORS.]]

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-->'''Phone Guy:'''[[note]]Phone Guy was supposed to have died during the first game[[/note]] "Hello? Hellooooo? Well, if you're hearing this, then chances are you've made a very poor career choice."
-->
"\\
[[OhCrap AND ZERO DOORS.]]


* ''VideoGame/WhatRemainsOfEdithFinch:'' "If I had known there was going to be this much climbing involved, I wouldn't have come while I was eight months pregnant."

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* ''VideoGame/WhatRemainsOfEdithFinch:'' "If I had known she'd told me there was going to be this so much climbing involved, climbing, I wouldn't never would have come while when I was eight months 22 weeks pregnant."

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* ''VideoGame/WhatRemainsOfEdithFinch:'' "If I had known there was going to be this much climbing involved, I wouldn't have come while I was eight months pregnant."


* ''VideoGame/FireEmblemGaiden'', at the end of Alm's Act 4. It's less so in the remake due to the much heavier foreshadowing.

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* ''VideoGame/FireEmblemGaiden'', Alm hears one after defeating Emperor Rudolf, the ruler of [[TheEmpire Rigel]] (the enemy of Alm's homeland of Zofia), at the end of Alm's Act 4. It's less so in the remake due to the much heavier foreshadowing.



* ''VideoGame/MarioAndLuigiDreamTeam'': After [[BigBadDuumvirate working together for most of the game]], Bowser suddenly backstabs Antasma and leaves him to fight the Mario Bros. alone:

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* ''VideoGame/MarioAndLuigiDreamTeam'': ''VideoGame/MarioAndLuigiDreamTeam'':
** After Mario and Luigi defeat the Elite Trio, Kamek, who'd sicced them on the brothers after disguising himself as Peach, is annoyed and sentences the trio to KP duty.
-->"-->"Hmph. Well... this isn't as much fun as I'd hoped. But... Oh well, who cares? This was just for kicks. Because Bowser already kidnapped the real Peach!"
**
After [[BigBadDuumvirate working together for most of the game]], Bowser suddenly backstabs Antasma and leaves him to fight the Mario Bros. alone:



*** During the ending sequence:

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*** During the ending sequence:sequence, EVA reveals a shocking truth about The Boss' motivations.

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*** The OmegaEnding has what is quite possibly the biggest wham line in the entire series.
---> '''Simon Orestes Cohen:''' Finally, we meet again... Well, I donít know if you already realized it, but you were a program, created by me. And now, all of the events youíve witnessed up to this point- all possibilities that I programmed into you as an AI have shown the answer. You having struggled to reach here, have shown me through many patterns, that in all ever changing worlds, he should end up completely erased. That man stole Yoko from me. The man who impudently lived on, alone as a dead copy, Dision! You completely deleted the program that reproduced his thoughts. You showed me all the possibilities. Well, Iíve decided to release you, into the real world. Forget everything youíve done until now, and with your own eyes, understand the truth of this world. Who created this world, and for what purpose...


*** While all five routes have wham lines in them, the [=UPEO=]-General Resource - Oroborus route has one that stands out from the rest of them:
--> '''Abyssal Dision''': I see...! So you were... Simon... Were you?

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*** While all five routes have wham lines in them, the [=UPEO=]-General Resource - Oroborus Resource-Ouroboros route has one that stands out from the rest of them:
--> ---> '''Abyssal Dision''': I see...! So you were... Simon... Were you?

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** ''VideoGame/AceCombat3Electrosphere''
*** While all five routes have wham lines in them, the [=UPEO=]-General Resource - Oroborus route has one that stands out from the rest of them:
--> '''Abyssal Dision''': I see...! So you were... Simon... Were you?

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