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Terra_Zina

If one character would have to die, who would it be?

If one character would have to die, who'd it be?  

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  1. 1. Who would it be?

    • Wilson
      14
    • Willow
      3
    • Wolfgang
      6
    • Wendy
      12
    • Wx-78
      8
    • Wickerbottom
      9
    • Woody
      12
    • Wes
      59
    • Maxwell
      49
    • Wigfrid
      3
    • Webber
      4
    • Winona
      7
    • Wortox
      7


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Terra_Zina    4,807

If one character would have to die for the story to move on, who do you think it'd be? They'd still be playable. They'd just be dead in the lore. Also how would they have died?

Warly and Wormwood doesn't count since they're not out yet.

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The 2C3D    578

Tough choice. I can see Wigfrid dying in battle as the most likely, but Maxwell would be more dramatic, since he’s deeply important in the lore, unlike Wigfrid, whos only canon accomplishment is dragging everyone into The Forge. Ended up going with Wigfrid because I was thinking of the most likely, but perhaps I should’ve picked Maxwell.

I could also see Winona dying, but only in a dramatic event involving saving Charlie.

Unlike some other people here, I think Wilson would be the least likely one.

No, wait, make that the second least likely. There’s no way they could kill Webber. They’re just a kid. 

Ms Wicker, I don’t feel so good...

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Pop Guy    3,358

I think if Maxwell died, his narrative cycle would have a worthy conclusion. I imagine him dying torn apart by a pack of dogs, a rather brutal and grotesque way of dying, especially for what he was king and divinity of the Constant.
I imagine him dying not by chance, but allowing someone else to save himself. A final act of redemption for all the suffering it has caused, for all the lives that it has indiscriminately ruined, for having exhumed ancestral horrors that should have been buried in the mists of time.
I think the only person that Maxwell would like to save at all costs would be Wendy: his last relative and nephew, the only family left to him.
Maxwell's death would be a kind of passing witness: the old occultist, now  tired and mentally destroyed, sacrifices himself so that the young occultist can live. To her now bring the untold knowledge of the Constant.
And while Wendy will have to face the umpteenth mourning, finding in herself the strength to face "them", William Carter looks at the veil of the celestial portal now, clutching the hand of another child also dead years before.
"Lead me," the man says.
"With pleasure. Three generations of Carter are waiting for you" she replies.
"I'm anxious to meet them!" he answers.
And the two go beyond the veil.

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x0VERSUS1y    3,440

Wes totally dies at the end.
 

Spoiler

 

And then revives..

Spoiler

..like a peasant, with a Telltale Heart :confused-new:


 

 

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4 Da LOLs    2,212
6 minutes ago, x0VERSUS1y said:

Wes totally dies at the end.
 

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And then revives..

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..like a peasant, with a Telltale Heart :confused-new:

 

 

 

 

that was just foreshadowing

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Szczuku    8,652

Woodie. I mean he's already useless because oF MAXWELL AND WAGSTAFF. AMIRIGHT FELLAS?!

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Viktor234    2,365
10 minutes ago, Szczuku said:

Woodie. I mean he's already useless because oF MAXWELL AND WAGSTAFF. AMIRIGHT FELLAS?!

no.

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__IvoCZE__    5,947
7 minutes ago, Skorne said:

I could see Maxwell getting killed by Charlie.

I did actually see a Maxwell get butchered by another Maxwell... on a pvp server :abnormal:

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GentleWilson    21
29 minutes ago, __IvoCZE__ said:

I did actually see a Maxwell get butchered by another Maxwell... on a pvp server :abnormal:

"Old habits die hard... and so will you!"  Maxwell

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ShadowDuelist    3,774

Charlie has many quotes hidden in Maxwell's lines, all hinting that something bad is coming for him. Maybe he won't die since death is meaningless in the constant, but more of being punished somehow, perhaps exiled to another realm, or trapped yet again somewhere.

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Queron81    250

Wendy - She would be reunited with her twin sister.
Winona - She could stop Charlie, but have to die for it first.

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reverentsatyr    2,284

Wilson

He screams of terror in like every DS and DST trailer ever. You'd think he might die by now or something.

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Canis    8,112

I feel like for a story standpoint, Wilson would be the one that dies.

If you want to go total subvert-expectations mode, k i l l  t h e m  a l l

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ItsaGamer05    158

Everyone EXCEPT Wilson. He’s basically the most experienced survivor, he should get some sympathy for every threat he’s gone against.

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minespatch    58,726
5 hours ago, Sinister_Fang said:

Maxwell already died to advance the story.

um7.png.38ce8c0e90abb8d6f4714836eb415820.pngPlot twist: they just reincarnate.:wilson_sneaky:

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Terra_Zina    4,807

Shouldn't had added Wes as an option. People only picking him because "hur hur phunny WES OP maymay xxxxxxD"

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Portmanteau    327

Wilson because of the potential for a *Chrono Trigger-esque motivation moment for the survivors that further encourages all of them to stop Them from possibly taking over their world (could happen at some point in result of Wagstaff's interference) and/or others, or maybe just general motivation to go on considering that to me at least Wilson appears to come off as a sort of unspoken leader despite his incompetency in many regards among the survivors at least from how I interpret things. Maxwell already died to progress the story, so in my opinion him dying again I don't think would come off as major as someone like Wilson, who being the main character and also the second though short-lived heir to the throne would likely be more substantial.

*Those of you who've played Chrono Trigger will know exactly what I'm talking about.

 

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