- Ho Yay:
- Gasher and Hoots.
- Charlie the Choo-Choo and Engineer Bob.
- Moment of Awesome: Near the very end, Ax-Crazy Blaine threatens the ka-tet with death. Roland then, on his final straw, gives him a vicious verbal beat down and successfully turns him obedient.
- Nightmare Fuel: The Plaster Man and the eldritch Waste Lands.
- Gasher makes several sexual comments towards Jake.Jake: Go fuck yourself.Gasher: Why not? Gimme a chunk of broken glass and I'll rip it right off and stick it right in, for all the good it's doin' me these days.
- The... "fight" with the oracle.
- Shardik sneezes, and when he does, he sneezes out snot filled with LIVE MAGGOTS!
- Gasher makes several sexual comments towards Jake.
- True Art Is Incomprehensible: The main reason Jake gets an A+ for his essay.
- Uncanny Valley: Charlie the Choo-Choo◊ and his smile. No one trusts it either.
YMMV / The Wastelands