LIT TERMS:- cumulative and chronological from Wks 1-11

 conundrum, uncanny valley, vampires,  zombies, Gothic Lolita, transhumanism, monster, harbinger (omen), fetish(ized), fable, satire,

parody, doppelganger, android, dichotomy, monster, vampire, zombie, Gothic, satyr, formalist theory, sociohistorical lit theory

grotesque, Apollo vs Dionysius, satyr, Medusa, Pandora, Lilith, Christian mythology on Eden, cautionary tales, chthonic, vagina dentata,

succubus, film noir[e], sirens, vamps, mythologies, vampires,    Phallic, postmodernism, femme fatale, Mata Hari , zeitgeist, existentialism,

 God's head, the number 7, allusion, semiotics, postmodernism, psychoanalytic lit crit, Marxist lit theory, magic realism, Lolita, Gothic Lolita,

atmosphere, formulaic, suspension of disbelief, ambiguity, human/inhumane, Danse Macabre, desensitization, alien, adrenaline rush, supernatural, The Inquisition,

 imposed narrative, author filibustering, freedom of expression, anticlimax,

 mythologies, overkill, tragedy, dichotomy, headshot, lascivious, “guts & glory”, scapegoat, e-sports,

auteur, expiation, power fantasy, desensitization, auteur/author/authority/authoritarian (notice how the word’s meaning/+ or -   changes as the endings change,

 parody, adrenaline rush, alien, human/inhumane, atmosphere, formulaic, suspension of disbelief, Gothic, aeons,

Yevon, pilgrim (etymology), predestinaion, nihilism, Pieta, infanticide, Isaac in Bible and Isaac as game (anti-religion),

religious construct, daemon, daimon, demon, prologue, hyperbole, macabre & Danse Macabre (by Stephen King),

sacrifice, symbolism of womb, predestination, trickster, halo & Halo,   allusion, cliché, caste, dandy & punk as archetypes

, caste, misogyny & misogynerds, dissonance, space marines, Osiris, John Locke philosophy (war as a cause of slavery & oppression),

 deconstruction, Freudian lit crit (Dr. Halsey’s monster in Halo), objectivism, Spartan.    

phobia, climax, suspense, immersion, catharsis, mystery, voyeurism, sadism, masochism,  foolish crone, virginal maiden,  Ritual Cleansing,

Chthulhu & End of Days,   psychoanalytic (Freudian) altho case can be made for Sociohistoric (context of the time: McCarthy Commie Scare = witchhunting in Hollywood;

  Victorian Era (age of female consent raised from 12 to 16!) =child abuse), occult, cult, culture, numerology, Sin (both religious & FFX boss),

bildungsroman, GamerGate, Sarkeesian, Feminazi, Ayn Rand (see Bioshock's objectivism),

Androgynist (Undertale)  Transhumanism (Fallout)   Misogyny (Dragon Age)   Patriarchy (Dragon Age)   Mysticism (Dragon Age)            

Inquisition (Dragon Age)  Utopia (Fallout)  Dystopia (Fallout)  Savagery: the quality of being fierce or cruel.

Civility: formal politeness and courtesy in behavior or speech Covenant: an agreement.  Stereotype (Legend of Zelda)

Damsel in Distress (Legend of Zelda)  Civil: of or relating to ordinary citizens and their concerns, as distinct from military or ecclesiastical matters. "Civil aviation".

Culture: the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achievement regarded collectively.  Prophets: a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the will of God.

Forerunners: a person or thing that precedes the coming or development of someone or something else.  Elites: a select part of a group that is superior to the rest in terms of ability or qualities.

Genocide: the deliberate killing of a large group of people, especially those of a particular ethnic group or nation.

existentialism, dynamic character, static character, Kiseiju / Kiseichu : Parasite, Maxim & Beast symbolism in Parasyte anime/manga (Choi)