Peter Wilson takes a look at how the cards fell.
Simon Bridges says Labour will struggle to "look centrist" to keep voters they've been "lent" by National.
Parliament still does not fully represent the New Zealand population, writes Paul Spoonley.
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The challenge will be for Labour to capitalise on this landmark in New Zealand electoral history, writes Jack Vowles.
"No first-term opposition under MMP has got more than 30 percent."
She wants her MPs to focus on the future, not the past.
His place in Parliament is not guaranteed with special votes still to be counted.