Everything About Fiction You Never Wanted to Know.

    • Anvilicious: "I'm seriously disgusted. People care more about wars than the future of their children," but subverted when she tells Jonah that the he needs to decide for himself whether she's telling the truth or whether it even matters to him.
    • Critical Research Failure: The SUVs used in Britain and South Africa are LHD-based, which are not allowed legally in either country.
    • Les Yay:
      • Between Valmet and Koko, mostly from Valmet.
      • Valmet has Mildo, a Cute and Psycho mercenary who is obsessed with her but Valmet finds her annoying.
        • Mildo also seems particularly close to Koko.
    • Magnificent Bastard: Koko Hekmatyar.
    • Stoic Woobie: Jonah. The poor kid has been through hell, and continues to work as a child soldier, yet he rarely expresses any sign of unhappiness.
    • What an Idiot! / You Have Outlived Your Usefulness: Karen does this when her Taishinhai subordinate fires his assault rifle by panicking, revealing their position to Lehm and the others that they were not able to mount a successful ambush. Karen punishes him by shooting the mercenary in the head.