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She's Chelsea, and this is her blog.

A YouTube Machinima Series created by diamonnddx with The Sims 3 (you can watch it here), being the central main story from all the miniseries from the autor (somehow all the other short series are connected to Anon from any side).

The plot follows Chelsea Clark, an ordinary socially awkward girl, who has a crush on the cute football star from her school Kyle Weston. We follow her as she tells to the audience all her week through her blog, signed as "Anon". All starts to get more interesting when Tucker Martinez, the rebelious hot guy, appears.

We get to know more characters: Amanda (Chelsea's best friend), Dani (Chelsea's cousin), her parents, Taylor (Kyle and Tucker's ex-girlfriend), Angela and Dan (Chelsea's parents), and many more.

There's also a Tumblr and the Novel

Currently there's also a spin-off/parallel remake Chelsea, based on diamonnddx's second book.


Anon contains examples of these tropes:

  • Absurdly Youthful Mother: Played straight for Angela. Taken to extreme levels for Season 6. The timeskip was barely 17 years and most of the original cast looks the same.
  • Adorkable: Connor.
  • All Girls Want Bad Boys: Tucker.
  • Alpha Bitch: Taylor in highschool.
  • Always Identical Twins: Tucker tries at first very hard to avoid mentioning Hunter, until his Ascended Extra status kicked in.
  • Amicable Exes: Chelsea tries to be this with both Tucker and Kyle.
    • Completely averted with Angela and Dan, Chelsea's parents.
    • Subverted with Taylor and Tucker. Even thought everyone knows Taylor is a Gold Digger who is still obsessed with Tucker, he still tries to be nice to her and support her.
    • Later played straight with Kyle and Kandi.
    • Word of God states Hunter and Dani become this during Jax's upbringing. Confirmed in season 6.
  • Asian Airhead: Vivian.
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  • Babies Make Everything Better: Invoked by Chelsea's diary, where she describes all her insecurities when she found out she was pregnant, and later everything becomes good after Candace is born.
  • Badass in Distress:
    • Season 4 gives us the hostage situation, where Hunter is tied, Tucker is stranded to a chair, while Sam wants to marry him at gunpoint.
  • Be Yourself: Ian is fine as long as Dani doesn't change her personality.
  • Beach Episode:
    • Tucker and Hunter's sister got married at the beach house and Chelsea and Dani get invited.
    • Season 6 gives us a family vacation to Isla Paradiso (Also to show us the new expansion).
  • Belligerent Sexual Tension: Chelsea and Tucker, before their Relationship Upgrade.
  • Betty and Veronica
    • Kyle is Betty and Tucker is Veronica for Chelsea's Archie. Veronica wins.
    • Candace is Betty and Miranda is Veronica for Ryan's Archie.
  • Bi the Way: Miranda comes out, having being with Mia's daughter and currently dating Ty.
  • Big Brother Worship: Kyle is this for his brothers, specially Ian.
  • Bitch in Sheep's Clothing:
    • Lily in season 1.
    • Miranda in season 6.
    • Dana, Jax's latest hook-up looked like a nice girl at first, and turned out to steal Tucker's car, Candace's purses and cheat on her drug-abusive boyfriend with Jax.
  • Bratty Teenage Daughter: Chelsea almost had this phase.
    • In some extent, also Miranda in season 6.
  • Broken Bird: Dani In an extra is revealed she had an one-night stand with Bryce, Mia and Sparrow's ex-boyfriend, and got pregnant. Her mother made her abort the baby, and even Bryce never got a chance to give his thoughts on the matter.
  • Black Best Friend: Amanda to Chelsea.
  • Blatant Lies: Tucker is the king of this trope.
    • Let's add to it all the Martinez dads.
  • Bumbling Dad: Tucker in season 6.
  • The Cameo: Many from diamonnddx's other series:
    • Hayden and Aaron D'Marco from "Mr. Perfect".
    • Cheyene and Alice from "Faux".
    • Morgan and Tyler from "Forever".
    • On the flipside, some Anon characters appeared on The Better Half as well.
  • Call-Back / Continuity Nod:
    • Kyle is shown giving a girl private French lessons. That girl turns out to be Hayden, who in the "Mr. Perfect" finale got tickets to France, somehow.
      • Mr. D'Marco mentioned in class he was teaching in France when he moved out. And later mentions he got divorced and has a new girlfriend. Do the maths.
    • We finally get to know what happened with Tyler after his break up with Claire from "Forever".
    • Cheyene and Alice's relationship status is cleared in season 2 after being dropped in "Faux".
  • Can't Hold His Liquor: Chelsea. Big time. She just has to vent all her anger to the wrong person after a few drinks.
  • Chick Magnet: Tucker and Kyle.
  • Character Blog: The format of the series follows Chelsea writing her blog of the last events of her week.
  • Clingy Jealous Girl: Chelsea. Big time.
    • From the Stalker with a Crush variant, he also have Roxy and Sam towards Kyle and Tucker, respectively.
  • Cluster F-Bomb: Plenty.
    • Invoked once when Evan went to visit Chelsea at her house. He knew Chelsea visited him at the hospital because his girlfriend described her as "The girl with the sailor's mouth".
  • Crusading Lawyer: Dan was determined to revoke Mr. D'Marco's teaching license to protect Chelsea from him. Understandable given that the guy hooked up with the teen who was seducing him with no resistance or whatsoever.
  • Disappeared Dad: Dani's (althought she says he calls for her birthdays, but never appears on-screen), and also Taylor's son's father.
  • Dark and Troubled Past: Dani, Tucker and Hunter.
  • Deadpan Snarker: Dani, Tucker and Hunter.
    • Kyle also has his spades towards Tucker.
    • Chelsea has her moments.
  • Disproportionate Retribution: Tucker lied to Sam so he could get her in bed when they were 16... She in exchange stalked him and Chelsea, kidnapped them and tried to marry Tucker at gunpoint. And to crown it, she expent the next 17 years obsessing over him to get an apology.
  • Drowning My Sorrows: Chelsea does this twice.
    • The first time, Chelsea hit her mom in a drunken rage, much to her regret and her father's resentment for a while. Because of this, Chelsea herself decides going to therapy.
    • The second time around, even Tucker calls her out of this, mixed with all her Wangst and eating disorders.
  • Even Evil Has Standards: The Martinez family might have very extreme ways to get what they need to do, but even they have a rule against hurting women.
  • Formerly Fat: Ryan.
  • Generation Xerox
    • Seems to be what Candace and Ryan's storyline is heading to (Both look a lot like Chelsea and Kyle, their parents used to be a couple before Tucker stepped in and they are developing feelings for each other.)
  • Gratuitous Spanish: Hunter and his father. Tucker is still able to understand, but always answers in english.
  • Happily Married: Angela and Dan (until things... happen. See Your Cheating Heart below)
    • Later Chelsea and Tucker.
    • Amanda and Brad as well.
  • Heel–Face Revolving Door: Evan.
  • Hero of Another Story: Some of the secondary characters and cameo appearances were the main characters from the other series:
    • Mia and Dani were the main characters in "Faux".
    • Before Season 5, Janelle and Jamie were the focus of "The Better Half".
  • Hollywood Nerd: Chelsea is presented in the 1st episode as a socially awkward misfit who wouldn't have a chance to hang out with a jock like Kyle Weston, and gets constanly bullied by the Alpha Bitch at school and is also the Invisible Girl there. Of course...
  • Hollywood Dateless: With that said, right after Kyle starts to get closer to her, Chelsea still says she's plain, boring and non-atractive, when Chelsea looks standard pretty, not ugly at all. To defy this, Kyle and Tucker start falling in love with her.
  • Homeschooled Kids: Tucker. Later we find out he was forced to be this when his father told him to take the blame for Hunter's sextape.
    • Devyn also because of her model job.
  • Hypocrite:
    • Miranda accuses Candace of being self-centered and egotistic and calls herself as very humble.
  • It's All About Me: Miranda. See Hypocrite above.
  • Jailbait:
    • Hayden to Mr. D'Marco in "Mr. Perfect". We see her again in Season 3, so we assume she succeeded.
    • Janelle also tries to get with Hunter. Too bad he's just friends with her.
    • Devyn later tries to be this with Kyle.
  • Jerkass: Taylor. Also Devyn.
  • Jerk with a Heart of Gold: Tucker.
    • Jax as well. He can be an asshole most of the time, but he really cares about his family and friends.
  • Just Friends: The reason Chelsea breaks up with Kyle the first time around is because Kyle wouldn't admit they were dating in public.
    • Tucker and Kyle tried to be this with Chelsea afer their respective break-ups, but being Chelsea the way she is, it didn't work. At all.
  • Kaleidoscope Hair: Dani has gone by most of the colors and hairstyles possible.
  • Karma Houdini: Arguably Taylor.
  • Lampshade Hanging: In season 6 episode 4, Dani comments how it feels like they all skipped to adulthood, followed by a ";)" for a second.
  • Lady Killer In Love: Tucker and Hunter.
  • Leaning on the Fourth Wall:
    • Season 4 gives us this jewel:
    Dani: (Stranded in the middle of the woods with Chelsea's family, Tucker and Hunter) This is the part of the season where you stop writing in your blog and something horrible happens to us, right?
    • "The Better Half" ends with a Sequel Hook for Anon Season 5, with Chelsea, Tucker, Dani and Hunter posing for the camera, announcing their turn is near.
  • Lesbian Jock: Jamie from "The Better Half" and her cameo in season 5.
  • Lipstick Lesbian: Cheyene in "Faux" and her cameo.
  • Lovable Jock: Kyle. He was the star of his football teams.
  • Magnificent Bastard: Let's say it's a family trait in the Martinez line.
  • Master of the Mixed Message: Chelsea.
  • Meddling Parents: Hunter becomes this. Subverted with Tucker, who becomes a Cool Dad, but still has his eye on everything.
  • Mr. Fanservice: Kyle, Tucker and Hunter
  • Ms. Fanservice: Devyn, who was a professional model in her introduction, Kandi was a lingerie model, Miranda had really provocative bikinis in the beach episode.
  • Season 6 gives us Christine, who goes around the house in very revealing clothes.
  • Nice Guy: Kyle and Ian.
    • Ryan inherits this. Seems to be a Weston trait.
    • Connor also.
  • Nice Guys Finish Last: Even invoked by Kyle and Ian at one point.
  • Official Couple: Chelsea and Tucker.
  • Only Sane Man: Kyle.
  • Only Sane Woman: Amanda. Candace also.
  • Overprotective Dad: Dan. Tucker and Hunter later become this.
  • Pair the Spares: Amanda hooks up with Christian, Chelsea's date from the Speed Date. Althought it doesn't work as Amanda ends up marrying Brad in the timeskip prior to season 6.
    • Even Angela and Dan get this. Angela moves with a new boyfriend and his daughter and Dan marries Michelle.
  • Papa Wolf:
    • Dan is very protective towards Chelsea, reason why there's always tension between him and Kyle and Tucker (althought he prefers Kyle).
      • Later it's revealed that after the events of "Mr. Perfect", Dan tried to get D'Marco's teaching license revoked so he would not be near Chelsea. He almost lost his temper when he finds out D'Marco became Chelsea's college teacher.
    • Hunter becomes this, when He confronts Kyle afer Miranda and her friends get drunk at Ryan's Halloween party, and when he arranged with his father to take care of Taylor's boyfriend not becuase he was abusive towards Nate, but because the guy dared to threat Jax.
    • Dare to hurt Jax and you'll have to face Hunter, Tucker AND Antonio Martinez.
  • Perma-Stubble: Dan
  • Platonic Life-Partners:
  • Plucky Comic Relief: Connor.
  • The Pollyanna: Dani.
  • Put on a Bus: What happened to Logan still needs to be answered.
    • The Bus Came Back: Logan returns in season 6. And turns out Crazy-Sam is his sister.
  • Recap Episode: Season 6 episode 9 had a bit of this when Candace and Ryan find Chelsea's blog and start recaping the last five seasons. The episode also fills the blanks from the long Time Skip.
  • Rescue Romance: Candace meets Damien this way, after Damian gets in the middle of her kidnapping. She asks for his name after the situation is over.
  • Single Girl Seeks Most Popular Guy: Applies to Chelsea towards Kyle from the first chapter.
  • Smitten Teenage Girl: Chelsea starts out as this.
  • Smoking Is Cool / Cigarette of Anxiety: Hunter.
  • Slice of Life
  • Spin-Offspring: Averted. The author intended this at first, but decided to continue the series with a 6th season, since Chelsea and the others are still on focus, only the kids are added to the main cast when they become teens.
  • Stalker with a Crush:
    • Roxy towards Kyle in Season 3. The Bus Came Back for Season 4.
    • Also Sam, who is obsessed with Tucker and harrased Chelsea for a long time, and later reunites Lilly and Roxy to get revenge on Chelsea in Season 4.
  • Stalker Without a Crush: Lilly for Season 1 and Season 2. She's obsessed with popular people's social network and developes an obsesive hate of Chelsea, to the point of stalking her and making a blog on her every move. The Bus Came Back for Season 4.
  • The Stoner: It's often commented Tucker and his friends have weed sometimes.
    • Also it's how Logan in season 6 looks like.
  • Straight Gay:
    • Trevor in Season 3. Kyle is oblivious to this.
    • As season 6, we get to know Nate is this and Jax already knew.
      Hunter: Wait. Nate is gay??
      Jax: I told you like five times.
      Hunter: I thought you were being a dick.
  • Strong Family Resemblance: All the Weston boys: Kyle, Ian, and later Ryan, all have the same face.
  • Teen Pregnancy:
    • Dani got pregnant at age 16 from Bryce and her mother made her have an abortion.
    • Dani and Hunter conceived Jax at age 18.
    • In the finale of Season 7, Candace gets pregnant from Ryan, confirmed in Season 8.
  • They Do:
    • Chelsea and Tucker get married by Season 5 finale.
    • Dani and Hunter finally married after 19 years of Beligerent Sexual Tension and two kids.
  • Time Skip: Twice. First time in Season 5, episode 9, when Chelsea and Tucker decided to postpone the wedding two years. The second time was a 17 years skip to focus on the kids in their teenage years and the main characters in their parenthood lives.
  • Transparent Closet: For Jax, Dani and Hunter it was blatantly obvious Miranda was bi.
    • Averted with Nate, as Jax knows, but Hunter gets surprised by the news.
  • Trickster Twins: Tucker and Hunter.
    • By Hunter's word, Hunter is even more sly and devious than Tucker.
  • Tomboy and Girly Girl:
    • Dani's Tomboy next to Mia, Amanda and Chelsea's Girly Girl.
    • Candace's Tomboy next to Miranda and Vivan's Girly Girl.
  • Took a Level in Jerkass:
    • Chelsea, even she herself is shocked by how much she has changed after meeting Kyle and Tucker.
    • Miranda by the Season 6 finale.
  • Took a Level in Kindness:
    • By the finale of Season 6, Tucker seems to have one of these, since he decides to make mends with Kyle for the sake of Candace and Ryan's new relationship.
    • Starting Season 8, Miranda starts redeeming herself after apologizing to Candace and coming out as bisexual.
  • The Unfavorite: Tucker. His father made him sacrifice his reputation so Hunter could go to a good school with a clean record.
  • Unwanted Harem: Chelsea atracts an unbelievable amount of guys, given she's supposed to be a Hollywood Nerd. So far liking her we had Kyle, Tucker and Evan.
    • By the other hand, there's also Kyle. After his breakup with Chelsea, he started dating some other girls. Too bad Kyle has bad luck in relationships, thought.
    • Tucker also has a group of fans, ex-girlfriends and stalkers, being Sam the most prominent.
  • Vitriolic Best Buds: Tucker and Kyle become this for a while. But as always, they get back to rivals once Chelsea is in the middle again.
    • Tucker decides to make mends with Kyle for the sake of their kids' relationship.
  • Who's Your Daddy?: Season 8 throws this when Dani reveals she isn't sure if Jax's father is either Ian Weston or Hunter Martinez.
  • Your Cheating Heart:
    • Taylor starts the series cheating on Kyle with Tucker, and later we find out they were dating prior to his school expulsion, and she started dating Kyle while tring to get Tucker back.
    • Dan, with his assistant Michelle. Angela doesn't take it well at all.
  • Yandere: Roxy and Sam.
  • You Gotta Have Blue Hair: Roxy.

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