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Rin's dad = I'll be mad

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  • SaintDenisSlasherSaintDenisSlasher Member Posts: 227

    So im reading from this your main objection is that he's a "murdering pos" and you reject him on moral grounds because he's such a terrible person.....which honestly sounds like a really good pitch for why he should be killer lol

  • ShraarShraar Member Posts: 219

    i honestly really like your theory. we don't know if the entity "lied", especially since it has no reason not to keep its oath by letting Rin murder her dad over and over again, but i absolutely think you have a fantastic idea; if the alchemist was a former survivor, it would make sense that he would go back and pick up the katana. or, any hatchet in a locker. or some of the sharp rubble. or anything.hmmm tbh i don't want to think about it that hard.

  • ShraarShraar Member Posts: 219


    nah, that's not it at all. i'm more oppposed to him because i think it would ruin spirit's lore, dbd's burgeoning lore, while also making her redundant from a design and thematic pov for the sake of something thats old news.

    He shouldn't be a killer (We have spirit, we don't need another) He'd make a great survivor. We have so many survivors that are decent people, it'd be interesting to play someone who arguably belongs in the trials to be chased over and over again.

  • MikeadatrixMikeadatrix Member Posts: 669

    The Entity can make people see auras, who's to say she can't make people see what they desire most. Alas, there's no point arguing with you. You don't see reason and I can't make the blind see. Just know, when Rin's dad is added, you're gonna be one upset camper reading his lore.

  • Jacoby2041Jacoby2041 Member Posts: 436

    Even if it's stupid I'm rolling with it because I want the Alchemist, the cutscene is kinda badass and the power I'd suspect he'd have (inject to go roid rage on survivors) is something I'd like to have. Could main him if he's good enough

  • SaintDenisSlasherSaintDenisSlasher Member Posts: 227

    Yeah but calling him a murdering POS kind of gives that impression. It also wouldn't ruin her lore it would add more depth and finally im not a dev but i seriously doubt they would make him a spirit clone. Like why would he be? Spirit is the way she is because after being cut up the entity made her that way

  • NNJAXELITENNJAXELITE Member Posts: 4

    I don't think it would ruin the spirit's lore to much, I think that they can write him in and still keep the lore intact. All they have to do is say that the Entity possibly forged a memory for Rin when they offered her the deal to get revenge on her father to in turn become a killer in the trials.

  • marvelmoviemarvelmovie Member Posts: 195

    If you look at Pamela Voorhees she was an innocent woman basically but her assault kind of made her a little crazy and when Jason's stepfather was abusing him that also pushed her over the edge to kill. After Jason's death she continued to murder anyone returning to open Camp Crystal Lake I guess technically she would be considered insane and their is no greater rage than a mother's heart broken by someone she loved, do you see where I'm going with this I'm sure Rin was angry but can you imagine the hate and sorrow her mother felt as her husband desecrated their entire life.

  • marvelmoviemarvelmovie Member Posts: 195
    edited November 2019
  • JohnbleJohnble Member Posts: 165

    What if her dad becoming a killer enhances her vengeance?

  • MissMoraMissMora Member Posts: 27

    THANK YOU! I'm so glad someone understands why she cannot have her revenge. I read this whole thread not knowing why people don't realize this

  • FibijeanFibijean Member, Trusted Posts: 8,149

    I was trying to say this before I gave up because the discussion was going nowhere. Just wanted to say thank you for laying it all out so sensibly and clearly, and better than I was able to.

  • SkywcluSkywclu Member Posts: 38

    I know it's a stupid idea, but it could possibly be the mom?

  • SkywcluSkywclu Member Posts: 38

    Like it could be a mother-daughter pair.

  • FibijeanFibijean Member, Trusted Posts: 8,149
    edited November 2019

    That's not a stupid idea. We don't know anything really about Rin's mother, so there's a lot more room to work with there. I'm not sure how they would go about making her distinct from the Spirit, though, in the way that killers normally are from one another. Two onryos seems a bit unnecessary.

  • crossboycrossboy Member Posts: 55

    Why are you "dreading" something that has barely been hinted at yet? We have absolutely no way of knowing what it is yet. I think you're getting ahead of yourself here, nothing has been confirmed yet

  • kate_best_girlkate_best_girl Member Posts: 542

    I think it'll be her mom-

  • JoyfulLeaderJoyfulLeader Member Posts: 565

    I wouldn't be mad if he was a survivor. Wed finally get a survivor I wouldn't feel bad for hooking or mori'ing

  • grayon444grayon444 Member Posts: 411

    Entity is an evil force and does not care.She will do everything for food.All killers and survivors are just pawns to her.So it makes sence that she brings him to the her realm since he had gone mad from killing his family.More killers to provide food?Sure.

  • Jason13VoorheesJason13Voorhees Member Posts: 5

    But just because he is a killer doesnt mean she wouldnt be motivated by revenge. Sure the entity "promised" her vengeance but that doesnt mean she will ever get said vengeance as a matter of fact if she did get vengeance she would have no motivation to kill anymore. Just because he becomes empowered doesnt mean she ever finds out he becomes empowered for all she knows she just has to keep going on to doing the entitys bidding until shes done or the entitys done with her it doesnt destroy the lore it just shows that the entity only does what the entity wants to do the existence of rins father as a killer doesnt change anything

  • I_Eat_WormsI_Eat_Worms Member Posts: 307

    pretty sure one of the devs even said in a year 3 stream she wouldnt get revenge because thats the whole point of a "vengeful spirit"

  • ShraarShraar Member Posts: 219

    No, I'm not. I'm operating under the assumption that their lore can be believed, otherwise who cares. Also, I don't know how else to say it: Revenge. REVENGE. It's not vague at all. She hates her dad. Honestly, I'm wasting my time with you. I'm not trying to condescend, but I honestly believe I'm being trolled, nobody is that thick...

  • ShraarShraar Member Posts: 219

    Fibjean I'm sorry if I offended a real person, I'm just short on patience because I really can't believe anyone is thick enough to say '"blood and revenge" is all we know of the oath that was made, and that's incredibly vague." like no, it isn't vague, I gave you the definition of revenge. She wants revenge vs. dad. That's not possible with Killer dad. And if the Entity is just a liar, well, the lore sucks and we shouldn't trust anything we here: lying is bad, mmkay? And it makes for lame stories when anything can be retconned/disregarded. No weight or consequence to the writing, setup for no payoff, it's bad writing. Sorry if you're a real person and not a troll btw, I didn't want to offend.

  • SilentSpectreSilentSpectre Member Posts: 736

    I just hope it's a cool killer, strong enough to actually threaten survivors past rank 10.

  • TuckzysGayMengTuckzysGayMeng Member Posts: 51

    I was thinking more of a cosmetic. Sort of like The Leigon. We don’t need a sword wielding Japanese dude who is most likely going to be the exact same. But same killer different outfit and voice. I could probably get behind that.

  • TuckzysGayMengTuckzysGayMeng Member Posts: 51

    Like spirit changes? Like the ones the devs talked about during their live stream?

  • MegaWaffleMegaWaffle Member Posts: 3,839

    Can't wait to see how many people leave him on the hook to die.

    Honestly that's one of the reasons I don't believe you could have a "bad guy" as a survivor. Also because the Entity feeds on "hope" it wouldn't make sense to have someone like Rin's dad be a survivor.

    I also hope he ISN"T becoming a killer because I feel that would also just seem awkward.

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