Doki Doki Literature Club

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Does a cat die?
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Does an animal die?
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Are there bugs?
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cdx7
The bodies or images of characters who have died are shown momentarily or as images that slowly combine with or are patched into another, as if they are haunting the player.
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Are there incestuous relationships?
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Felicia Flutters Schuman
[SPOILERS] In the first playthough, it could be argued that the player character discovering Sayori's hanging body could be considered a jump scare, since there is no music in the minutes leading up to it and the screen is black immediately before (upon making the discovery, loud, distorted music starts playing). In the second playthrough, there are plenty of jumpscares, from glitches" to characters literally jumping at the player.
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lulaawashere
No images of spiders, but there is a poem with mentions of spiders.
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heibonna
no flashing strobe, but there are quick and bright movements along the story.
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princesscelestiastardis
Two of the characters, both high schoolers, commit suicide.
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normelmutant
(SPOILERS) monika expresses romantic interest in the player, regardless of gender, and eventually has to be deleted from the game's files in order to progress
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Felicia Flutters Schuman
The easiest endings to get are not happy ones, no [and there are many different endings, much like the Japanese dating sims on which the game is based]. There is a true", happy ending that you can get but it requires a lot of extra time and effort that most players don't put in (it requires the player to make several save files and pursue each girl individually right up to the point where one of the girls commits suicide, which cannot be prevented - the true, happy ending features the characters who committed suicide, Sayori and Yuri, being alive and happy, and Sayori thanks the player for devoting so much time and energy to make each girl feel special).
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heibonna
in one of the jumpscares, natsuki's neck bends at an awful angle
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princesscelestiastardis
Two characters commit suicide; you only see the aftermath of the hanging, but the stabbing happens in front of you and is extremely disturbing. You are then forced by the game to watch the character's body over the in-game weekend. The still image/scene of the previous suicide by hanging can turn up in randomized events.
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heibonna
someone is deprived of food, though
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princesscelestiastardis
Yuri is shown having cut herself in the second act. You don't see the action take place, but the wounds on her arm are rather graphic.
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cuddlybeagle
One of the characters (Natsuki) is shown throwing up after seeing another character's (Yuri) dead body.
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Felicia Flutters Schuman
Natsuki's father is neglectful and abusive, to the point that he forgets to give his child money for food at school and usually forgets to buy food for her at home. It's implied that he also beats her (moreso in the second playthrough when an alternate speech bubble of Natsuki's states that her dad would beat the s**t out of me" if he caught her reading manga at home).
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starboy.momota
[SPOILERS!] While all of the characters are cisgender and are not misgendered, the player themselves can be misgendered by Monika, who wonders what gender the player is and then continues to refer to them as her boyfriend." This can be upsetting/triggering for some.
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Liatai
Not by a spirit or haunt, but characters' actions and thoughts are manipulated heavily by a near-supernatural influence beyond their control and in-universe understanding. [SPOILERS] It depends whether you count manipulating a video game character's code by another character to make them act a specific way" as possession, really. [END SPOILERS]
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itsjadeharley413
In the second playthrough, Yuri pulls the protagonist into a closet and stares at him with human eyes while breathing heavily.
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Moominland
Yuri seems to be addicted to self harming
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HollyRogan
There isn't a lot of blood until *SPOILERS* Yuri stabs herself to death after confessing her love to the main character. Sayori's fingers are slightly bloody during her hanging scene, possibly implying she changed her mind and started to claw at her noose.
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zjoast
I don't think you all know what body dysmorphia is. No, no character expresses dysmorphia. No, body dysmorphia is not the same thing as body horror.
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kmgregg.starlight
Several jumpscares involving distorted eyes, some which show blood spurting from a character's eye.
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cdx7
Your finger gets a small cut on it if you make the banner for the festival with Yuri.
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Felicia Flutters Schuman
Not explicitly shown, but heavily alluded to: in the second playthrough, Yuri becomes obsessed with the player character, to the point that she admits to stealing a pen from him and using it to touch herself inappropriately. She even at one point speaks of wanting to crawl inside" his skin to be close to him.
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heibonna
not in the same way of movies, but slightly moving around the characters to create tension when the screen gets darker and fuzzier for a jumpscare
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Felicia Flutters Schuman
One of the girls you can date, Yuri, self-harms with knives. This is made plainly evident in the second playthrough of the game, whereas it's only alluded to in the first (it's in this playthrough that, if the player pursues her, there is a scene where the player character accidentally cuts his finger with one of Yuri's knives).
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