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* InternetBackdraft: A select amount of fans were either angry, disappointed, or just flat out skeptical about "Pseudo-Dilation" and will make that known online. For some it entirely ruined their enjoyment of the show while others are mostly just let down by what could have been a better reveal. The same could go for the overall finale of the arc.


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* HeReallyCanAct: Though the lead voice and creator Conrad Miszuk proves his talents more than a few times throughout the show, him playing as Corin Deeth I during "Space Race" with an incredibly on point dialect for the era and plenty of charisma and confidence with his performance makes him very hard to recognize at first.

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* HeReallyCanAct: SugarWiki/HeReallyCanAct: Though the lead voice and creator Conrad Miszuk proves his talents more than a few times throughout the show, him playing as Corin Deeth I during "Space Race" with an incredibly on point dialect for the era and plenty of charisma and confidence with his performance makes him very hard to recognize at first.


* StrangledByTheRedString: [[spoiler: Corin and Belladonica-known in her older persona as Lady Kiarawa-suddenly develop a relationship as of season two despite their only real interactions being that of an angry little girl having petty rage against a grown man. Given the fact there was little evidence beforehand that Kiarawa was even interested in him and Corin goes out of his way to admit how much he doesn't like her and squicked out by her sending him suggestive pictures-justified in that he knew her previously as a very young child-it turns out to just be another case of love-hate sexual frustration that the two are suppressing until officially having sex in the finale.]]

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* StrangledByTheRedString: [[spoiler: Corin and Belladonica-known in her older persona as Lady Kiarawa-suddenly develop a relationship as of season two despite their only real interactions being that of an angry little girl having petty rage against a grown man. Given the fact there was little evidence beforehand that Kiarawa was even interested in him and Corin goes out of his way to admit how much he doesn't like her and squicked out by her sending him suggestive pictures-justified in that he knew her previously as a very young child-it turns out to just be another case of love-hate sexual frustration that the two are suppressing until officially having sex in the finale.sex.]]


* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter: The case with Belladonica as of "Pseudo-Dialation". Many were content with her being a CreepyChild character set on defeating Corin and owning the corporation through petty schemes but lately [[spoiler: she has undergone a PlotRelevantAgeUp and is bound to some sort of destiny to usurp and kill him. Reactions varied between being either confused by the new development, agitated at the execution, disgusted at the romantic implications, or a combination of all of three.]]

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* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter: The case with Belladonica as of "Pseudo-Dialation". Many were content with her being a CreepyChild character set on defeating Corin and owning the corporation through petty schemes but lately [[spoiler: she has undergone a PlotRelevantAgeUp and is bound becomes a ArcVillain who, kind of out of nowhere, decides that she has a complicated attraction to some sort of destiny Corin. Not only was this openly loathed due to usurp Melantha Murhter already filling that requirement and kill him. Reactions varied between being either confused by having a much longer and richer history with Corin, but the new development, agitated fact that it abandons a [[IntergenerationalFriendship potentially more interesting relationship]] in exchange for a typical FoeYay confrontation. She does die at the execution, disgusted at end of the romantic implications, or a combination of all of three.arc, but not after her and Corin have sex.]]


* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot: Going hand in hand with the above, many thought that the relationship Corin and Belladonica had was something more family related, that the two would realize they're NotSoDifferent from each other and develop a relationship LikeBrotherAndSister or an IntergenerationalFriendship as it seemed to be heading that direction as of "Babysit" and "Doom and Gloom". But as of the forty-forth episode [[spoiler: Belladonica is now much older and obsessed with his defeat, while also piling on a lot of romantic/sexual undertones between them. This left fans a little disappointed and desiring something that didn't once again appeal to Corin's sex and love life. Also the fact that the transition into this scenario was rocky and incredibly rushed from start to finihs.]]

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* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot: Going hand in hand with the above, many thought that the relationship Corin and Belladonica had was something more family related, that the two would realize they're NotSoDifferent from each other and develop a relationship LikeBrotherAndSister or an IntergenerationalFriendship as it seemed to be heading that direction as of "Babysit" and "Doom and Gloom". This is emphasized by the fact that both of them don't seem to have connections to their families and had stressful childhoods. But as of the forty-forth episode [[spoiler: Belladonica is now much older and obsessed with his defeat, while also piling on a lot of romantic/sexual undertones between them. This left fans a little disappointed and desiring something that didn't once again appeal to Corin's sex and love life. Also the fact that the transition into this scenario was rocky and incredibly rushed from start to finihs.]]finish.]]
** Some have this opinion about the show overall. It has an interesting premise about what seems to be an alternative reality where being evil is the norm and there are clear supernatural elements and a more overtly taboo logic in place. There's also established villains against the main VillainProtagonist and an obvious, unsolved mystery lingering behind Corin's past to name a few. And yet, the show has yet to figure what direction it wants to go, never really getting around to setting up a central plot or stable source of conflict, making the episodes rather repetitive as a result. And even when the show did try to have an actual arc, it was so poorly constructed it triggered the SeasonalRot pretty quickly.


* AuthorsSavingThrow: Though not a major complaint of the fanbase, some find the recurring lesbian relationships to be a case of GirlOnGirlIsHot rather than actually trying to keep up a pro-gay and feminist narrative. The third season still has a few sprinkled in, though there is far more sexual and romantic chemistry building up between male characters as well. Including the lead male...

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* AuthorsSavingThrow: Though not a major complaint of the fanbase, some find the recurring lesbian relationships to be a case of GirlOnGirlIsHot rather than actually trying to keep up a pro-gay and feminist narrative. The third season still has a few sprinkled in, though there is far more sexual and romantic chemistry building up between male characters as well. Including the lead male...



* TheScrappy: Belladonica as of episode forty-four upon her [[spoiler: becoming older and being a potential love interest-despite her relationship with Corin reverting back to being non-romantic as of late.]] This is less to do with her younger self as it is about her characterization towards the end of the second season. Either way, expect people insisting she, as well as the subplot connected to her, is unnecessary or needs to be killed off.
* SeasonalRot: A number of fans lost interest in the show by the later half of season two, what with the bizarre undertones developing, confusing plot, poor foreshadowing, and that the writer [[TakeThatCritics doesn't seem to have interest in consulting any reasonable complaints.]]

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* TheScrappy: Belladonica as of episode forty-four upon her [[spoiler: becoming older and being a potential becoming another love interest-despite her relationship with Corin reverting back to being non-romantic as of late.]] interest]] This is less to do with her younger self as it is about her characterization towards the end of the second season. Either way, expect people insisting she, as well as the subplot connected to her, is unnecessary or needs to be killed off.
* SeasonalRot: A number of fans lost interest in the show by the later half of season two, what with the bizarre undertones developing, confusing plot, and poor foreshadowing, and that foreshadowing. Season three hasn't fared any better as while it still has its fans, has reverted to the writer [[TakeThatCritics doesn't seem to have interest old formula with no surprises or established goal in consulting any reasonable complaints.]] mind.



* StrangledByTheRedString: [[spoiler: Corin and Belladonica as one is a grown man and the other is introduced as an rapidly aging infant who had a complicated explanation about becoming a fully grown adult to begin with. There was little evidence of Belladonica being romantically or sexually interested in him and rubbed listeners the wrong way, even if it was intentional.]]

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* StrangledByTheRedString: [[spoiler: Corin and Belladonica Belladonica-known in her older persona as one is Lady Kiarawa-suddenly develop a relationship as of season two despite their only real interactions being that of an angry little girl having petty rage against a grown man and man. Given the other is introduced as an rapidly aging infant who had a complicated explanation about becoming a fully grown adult to begin with. There fact there was little evidence of Belladonica being romantically or sexually beforehand that Kiarawa was even interested in him and rubbed listeners Corin goes out of his way to admit how much he doesn't like her and squicked out by her sending him suggestive pictures-justified in that he knew her previously as a very young child-it turns out to just be another case of love-hate sexual frustration that the wrong way, even if it was intentional.two are suppressing until officially having sex in the finale.]]



* TheyChangedItNowItSucks: The case as of the later half of the second season. While one major concern was that the show had no stable plot and wasn't going to have any meaningful conflict, some are discontent with the current plot established by episode forty-four and think it should revert to its usual stand-alone announcements.

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* TheyChangedItNowItSucks: The case as of the later half of the second season. While one major concern was that the show had no stable plot and wasn't going to have any meaningful conflict, some are discontent with the current plot established by episode forty-four and think it should revert to its usual stand-alone announcements.announcements since they're a lot easier to follow.



* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot: Going hand in hand with the above, many thought that the relationship Corin and Belladonica had was something more family related, that the two would realize they're NotSoDifferent from each other and develop a relationship LikeBrotherAndSister or an IntergenerationalFriendship as it seemed to be heading that direction as of "Babysit" and "Doom and Gloom". But as of the forty-forth episode [[spoiler: Belladonica is now much older and obsessed with his defeat, while also piling on a lot of romantic/sexual undertones between them. This left fans a little disappointed and desiring something that didn't once again appeal to Corin's sex and love life.]]

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* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot: Going hand in hand with the above, many thought that the relationship Corin and Belladonica had was something more family related, that the two would realize they're NotSoDifferent from each other and develop a relationship LikeBrotherAndSister or an IntergenerationalFriendship as it seemed to be heading that direction as of "Babysit" and "Doom and Gloom". But as of the forty-forth episode [[spoiler: Belladonica is now much older and obsessed with his defeat, while also piling on a lot of romantic/sexual undertones between them. This left fans a little disappointed and desiring something that didn't once again appeal to Corin's sex and love life. Also the fact that the transition into this scenario was rocky and incredibly rushed from start to finihs.]]


* NeutralEvil: The company is known to innovate and improve the evils of the world, but they still do follow their own rules and standards of their own company and in times "fight evil with evil" that many ideas can be considered "good" in context.
** Most have come to rationalize that the two companies are their own versions of Evil done for the same purpose but in much different fashions. While Kakos Industries arranges events or problems to lure people into committing atrocious acts, (insert horrible noise here), or Melantha's company, is more focused on creating Evil for the sheer joy of it and believe that massive amounts of death and violence is nothing short of an achievement. So in simpler terms: Corin's company can slip into LawfulEvil and Melantha's company is mostly ChaoticEvil.


* HellIsThatNoise: Whatever the name of Melantha's company is supposed to actually mean is any man's game seeing as how it's just a loud screeching sound almost resembling a train hitting it's breaks too late before crashing into a cement wall...during a tornado.


* EvilIsSexy: The show is so riddled with bold sexual imagery that it's fairly obvious it's going for this appeal. And it works. Especially when you consider the following Corin Deeth III has from both male and female fans [[ArousedByTheirVoice who can't get enough of his voice]] and love rambling about how turned on they get by the simplest phrases he might utter. The female announcer in "Woman" is also quite sexy, and [[GenreSavvy takes full advantage of it]].

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* EvilIsSexy: The show is so riddled with bold sexual imagery that it's fairly obvious it's going for this appeal. And it works. Especially when you consider the following Corin Deeth III has from both male and female fans [[ArousedByTheirVoice who can't get enough of his voice]] and love rambling about how turned on they get by the simplest phrases he might utter. The female announcer in "Woman" is also quite sexy, and [[GenreSavvy takes full advantage of it]].it.


* CrossesTheLineTwice: Quite a number of jokes though the most extreme would have to be the Peter Wood Episode, in which the penis-enhancing cream subplot that has gone on for quite a few episodes is abruptly ended when a man falls into a vat and turns into a six-foot-tall penis and runs around the facility causing panic. At the end, Grace Rule comforts the creature, causing it to ejaculate in the studio, complete with squirting sounds.

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* CrossesTheLineTwice: CrossesTheLineTwice:
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Quite a number of jokes though the most extreme would have to be the Peter Wood Episode, in which the penis-enhancing cream subplot that has gone on for quite a few episodes is abruptly ended when a man falls into a vat and turns into a six-foot-tall penis and runs around the facility causing panic. At the end, Grace Rule comforts the creature, causing it to ejaculate in the studio, complete with squirting sounds.


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** Or this bit from "Polite Conversation:
-->'''Corin''': The problem, more specifically, is that since the KakoKrampi shacked up, they have seemed to lose a little bit of interest in harvesting Evil children. I’ve even seen them nurturing some of the Evil children they got last year. They feed them, and make them clothes. It’s… disappointing. Determined to make lesbian monsters into lesbiande, we’re going to let them watch the children for a while longer and see the effects. So I may have to dress up as a Krampus monster and spank people with my bundle of sticks. Let’s make it an orderly line, okay? No more than three spanks each, but you may count them out as loud as you’d like, and any sort of climax you have is up to you. It’s not my responsibility to get you there, so you might want to edge yourself in advance. We have also developed drones to search out Evil children. They will watch their activity closely, sniff out their Evilness at an accuracy level 90% of that of the Krampi, and bring them to us for training and/or feeding to monsters. I would also like to congratulate our most recent group of graduates from this Evil child program. It wasn’t easy, and some didn’t survive, but the remainder are adults now and should be prepared for lucrative careers in Evil.


* FanPreferredCouple: ** Soundman Steven/Corin is probably the most popular. Soundman Steven is merely an engineer who helps with the broadcasts though Corin regularly engages in playful commentary about him during the announcements which tends to come off as very flirty. More subtext is piled on after "Pseudo-Dilation" where [[spoiler: Soundman Steven is literally the only person who tries to save Corin upon the kidnapping and suffers through a beating by the captors. Corin is flattered by the gesture and even promises his would-be hero a gift in return.]] As of the third season, Corin and Steven have gotten even closer. Corin mentions Steven's helpful nature at least once per episode, and outright states that Steven is someone he loves. Listening to "Attrition" got fans more than eager at the thought of their budding relationship.

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* FanPreferredCouple: FanPreferredCouple:
** Soundman Steven/Corin is probably the most popular. Soundman Steven is merely an engineer who helps with the broadcasts though Corin regularly engages in playful commentary about him during the announcements which tends to come off as very flirty. More subtext is piled on after "Pseudo-Dilation" where [[spoiler: Soundman Steven is literally the only person who tries to save Corin upon the kidnapping and suffers through a beating by the captors. Corin is flattered by the gesture and even promises his would-be hero a gift in return.]] As of the third season, Corin and Steven have gotten even closer. Corin mentions Steven's helpful nature at least once per episode, and outright states that Steven is someone he loves. Listening to "Attrition" got fans more than eager at the thought of their budding relationship.


* NightmareRetardant: In-Universe example. The cooperation is guilty of making horrifying monsters but then ruin their Evil potential but making them do something non threatening. "Polite Conversation" has the disgusting Kako Krampus engaging in a lesbian relationship with another female Krampus, distracting her from her previous duties. Corin puts it as such:

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* NightmareRetardant: In-Universe example. The cooperation corporation is guilty of making horrifying monsters but then ruin their Evil potential but making them do something non threatening. "Polite Conversation" has the disgusting Kako Krampus engaging in a lesbian relationship with another female Krampus, distracting her from her previous duties. Corin puts it as such:



* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter: The case with Belladonica as of "Pseudo-Dialation". Many were content with her being a CreepyChild character set on defeating Corin and owning the cooperation through petty schemes but lately [[spoiler: she has undergone a PlotRelevantAgeUp and is bound to some sort of destiny to usurp and kill him. Reactions varied between being either confused by the new development, agitated at the execution, disgusted at the romantic implications, or a combination of all of three.]]

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* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter: The case with Belladonica as of "Pseudo-Dialation". Many were content with her being a CreepyChild character set on defeating Corin and owning the cooperation corporation through petty schemes but lately [[spoiler: she has undergone a PlotRelevantAgeUp and is bound to some sort of destiny to usurp and kill him. Reactions varied between being either confused by the new development, agitated at the execution, disgusted at the romantic implications, or a combination of all of three.]]


* ShippingBedDeath: In Universe. Corin eventually grew tired of Billy and Kara's relationship after an incident where [[spoiler: Billy and Kara shot each other to death and the company had to revive and replace them by the use of pre-made clones.]] Nowadays the couple did nothing for Corin and dropped the plan altogether.


* AlternateCharacterInterpretation: Corin Deeth III mostly in regards to how happy he really is with his life. He does seem genuinely satisfied and confident about his position, though a few mentions of his past imply that he's been treated more like a ReplacementGoldfish for his grandfather with little time for interacting with his one parental figure or making friends. And then there's the concerning idea that his life is treated more like a temporary resource by the company that can be disposed of easily.

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* AlternateCharacterInterpretation: AlternateCharacterInterpretation:
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Corin Deeth III mostly in regards to how happy he really is with his life. He does seem genuinely satisfied and confident about his position, though a few mentions of his past imply that he's been treated more like a ReplacementGoldfish for his grandfather with little time for interacting with his one parental figure or making friends. And then there's the concerning idea that his life is treated more like a temporary resource by the company that can be disposed of easily.



* AwesomeMusic: The background music in all the episodes are cool, calm, and catchy electronica coupled with rhythmic clapping or some strange additional sound effects and it all works incredibly well for the atmosphere.

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* AwesomeMusic: AwesomeMusic:
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The background music in all the episodes are cool, calm, and catchy electronica coupled with rhythmic clapping or some strange additional sound effects and it all works incredibly well for the atmosphere.



* BizarroEpisode: "Off Day" due to Corin's sudden change of voice, "The Woman" for lacking him all together, and "Peter Wood" for reasons one rather not remember.

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* BizarroEpisode: BizarroEpisode:
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"Off Day" due to Day", where Corin's sudden change usual voice actor is replaced as he confusedly notes that the Division of voice, Nebulousity informs him that there may be something wrong, but they're working on it. Throughout the episode, Corin gets off task to wonder why the room he's in, his body, and the outside world just feel a bit strange. By the time he lists off the numbers, the Division of Nebulousity informs him that by the time he's done, [[SnapBack things should return to normal]].
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"The Woman" for lacking him all together, Corin's voice being replaced with a flirtatious female announcer who lampshades the change and "Peter Wood" for reasons one rather not remember. asks the audience several personal questions about their feelings about her and if it's okay to feel aroused in her presence, while picking apart the nature of sexism and what makes a person attractive.



* CrossesTheLineTwice: Quite a number of jokes though the most extreme would have to be the Peter Wood Episode.

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* CrossesTheLineTwice: Quite a number of jokes though the most extreme would have to be the Peter Wood Episode.Episode, in which the penis-enhancing cream subplot that has gone on for quite a few episodes is abruptly ended when a man falls into a vat and turns into a six-foot-tall penis and runs around the facility causing panic. At the end, Grace Rule comforts the creature, causing it to ejaculate in the studio, complete with squirting sounds.
** The Wheel of Misery segments also have quite a few terrible punishments, such as the guy who never quite has enough toilet paper, making him just slightly unclean for the rest of his life. Including at working hours, at home, and when he undresses in intimate moments.
** There's also this bit from "Off Day" as Corin reads the traditional means of broadcasting the shareholder's announcement.
--> Today’s broadcast is coming to you from a Kakos Industries greeting card with a prerecorded message inside. The outside of the card, as you can plainly see, reads “Heard your shit’s all fucked.” Inside the card reads “#Sorry”. And now the message that has been prerecorded is playing back, and you’re hearing my voice. I would recommend that you not close the card, because the recording will be deleted, and you will fall hopelessly behind. If you have received this card in error, then I apologize for the papercut you just got from the edge of the card. It contains a deadly pathogen that will slowly eat away at your body, reducing you to useless ethanol. I suppose you could sit in a punch bowl for a little while if you think whoever finds you might like to make some jungle juice. That would be awfully kind of you.



* DracoInLeatherPants: With such a morally black cast, and the fact that all the characters proudly fulfill the CardCarryingVillain trope, admiring pretty much anyone from the show does teeter into this. This especially goes for Corin who can be quite the JerkassWoobie at times but is about as well-liked as he is lusted over by fans.



* EvilIsSexy: The show is so riddled with bold sexual imagery that it's fairly obvious it's going for this appeal. And it works. Especially when you consider the following Corin Deeth III has from both male and female fans [[ArousedByTheirVoice who can't get enough of his voice]] and love rambling about how turned on they get by the simplest phrases he might utter.
* {{Fanon}}: Corin gets plenty of fan interpretations about his appearance though portraying him as an attractive young man with dark hair and a nice suit is the most recurring. Many even pull an InkSuitActor and give him hair long enough to pull into a ponytail, a stand out trait that his voice actor has. Given the title of the show, him being of Greek decent is a more common ethnicity if he isn't Caucasian.

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* EvilIsSexy: The show is so riddled with bold sexual imagery that it's fairly obvious it's going for this appeal. And it works. Especially when you consider the following Corin Deeth III has from both male and female fans [[ArousedByTheirVoice who can't get enough of his voice]] and love rambling about how turned on they get by the simplest phrases he might utter. \n The female announcer in "Woman" is also quite sexy, and [[GenreSavvy takes full advantage of it]].
* {{Fanon}}: Corin gets plenty {{Fanon}}:
** Plenty
of fan interpretations about his Corin's appearance though portraying portray him as an attractive young man with dark hair and a nice suit is as the most recurring. recurring, though there are others. Many even pull an InkSuitActor and give him hair long enough to pull into a ponytail, a stand out standout trait that [[InkSuitActor his voice actor has. also has]]. Given the title of the show, him being of Greek decent descent is a more common ethnicity if he isn't Caucasian.



* FanPreferredCouple: Soundman Steven/Corin is probably the most popular. Soundman Steven is merely an engineer who helps with the broadcasts though Corin regularly engages in playful commentary about him during the announcements which tends to come off as very flirty.
** More subtext is piled on after "Pseudo-Dilation" where [[spoiler: Soundman Steven is literally the only person who tries to save Corin upon the kidnapping and suffers through a beating by the captors. Corin is flattered by the gesture and even promises his would-be hero a gift in return.]]
** As of the third season, Corin and Steven have gotten even closer. Corin mentions Steven's helpful nature at least once per episode, and outright states that Steven is someone he loves. Listening to "Attrition" got fans more than eager at the thought of their budding relationship.

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** As a podcast having a satirical edge and a dry, sardonic wit about [[MagicRealism mysterious settings that don't attract much notice]], it's common to portray ''Podcast/WelcomeToNightVale as existing in the same universe. Makes sense, as several shady evil organizations exist that are rivals to Kakos Industries.
* FanPreferredCouple: ** Soundman Steven/Corin is probably the most popular. Soundman Steven is merely an engineer who helps with the broadcasts though Corin regularly engages in playful commentary about him during the announcements which tends to come off as very flirty. \n** More subtext is piled on after "Pseudo-Dilation" where [[spoiler: Soundman Steven is literally the only person who tries to save Corin upon the kidnapping and suffers through a beating by the captors. Corin is flattered by the gesture and even promises his would-be hero a gift in return.]]
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]] As of the third season, Corin and Steven have gotten even closer. Corin mentions Steven's helpful nature at least once per episode, and outright states that Steven is someone he loves. Listening to "Attrition" got fans more than eager at the thought of their budding relationship.



* FriendlyFandoms: Due to similar formatting, many of those who enjoy ''Podcast/WelcomeToNightVale'' have come to like the series, even considering the world of Kakos Industries and Night Vale itself to be in the same world. The most common theory is that the company is somehow associated with the EvilInc Strex Corp.

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* FriendlyFandoms: Due to similar formatting, many of those who enjoy ''Podcast/WelcomeToNightVale'' have come to like the series, even considering the world of Kakos Industries and Night Vale itself to be one in the same world.same. The most common theory is that the company is somehow associated with the EvilInc Strex Corp.



* JerkassDissonance: Given the fact about all the characters do fufill the CardCarryingVillain trope, admiring pretty much anyone from the show does teeter into this. This especially goes for Corin who can be quite the JerkassWoobie at times but is about as well-liked as he is lusted over by fans.

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