- Fridge Brilliance: The point/mark tactical system used by the Evangelions is a weird departure from how the show handles it... until it is revealed that NERV is descended partially or wholly from X-Com. Spotter/Sniper is one of the major tactics advocated by veteran players of X-Com: Enemy Unknown.
- Growing the Beard: Arguably as it moves away from it's source material and tries more original things.
- Unfortunate Implications: The utterly gross treatment of women in this fic, specially Ritsuko. And here are the reasons why. (Trigger for sexual assault, suicide attempts, and general misogyny.
YMMV / Neon Exodus Evangelion