- Ending Aversion: The ending sees Yorito and Matsuri sacrificing themselves to give Aono a normal life as a human, which some fans feel she didn't deserve.
- Les Yay: Between Matsuri and Aono. It turns into Foe Yay towards the end.
- Nightmare Fuel:
- Matsuri's power to make things rot. She uses it on Takeshi, causing his skin and bones to degrade.
- The reveal that Yorito is a paper golem and his real self died many years ago.
YMMV / Sola