History AffectionateParody / WebComics

8th Nov '17 9:07:19 AM SeptimusHeap
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* ''{{Concerned}}: The Half-Life and Death of Gordon Frohman'', is an affectionate parody of ''VideoGame/{{Half-Life 2}}'', as the title suggests.

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* ''{{Concerned}}: The Half-Life and Death of Gordon Frohman'', is an affectionate parody of ''VideoGame/{{Half-Life 2}}'', ''VideoGame/HalfLife2'', as the title suggests.
29th Sep '17 8:15:51 AM Malady
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* Dorito Faced Sempai-san and Shota Boy was an AffectionateParody of {{Animesque}} SoBadItsGood {{Yaoi}}, before eventually taking a life of its own and having several [[MemeticMutation memetic mutations]] along the way. Now it's basically become a celebration of them.
* ''GeorgeTheDragon'' performs affectionate parody of all sorts: from [[http://www.drunkduck.com/George_the_Dragon/index.php?p=666514 fine art]], to movies, to Saturday morning cartoons.

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* Dorito Faced Sempai-san and Shota Boy was an AffectionateParody of {{Animesque}} SoBadItsGood {{Yaoi}}, before eventually taking a life of its own and having several [[MemeticMutation memetic mutations]] {{memetic mutation}}s along the way. Now it's basically become a celebration of them.
* ''GeorgeTheDragon'' ''Webcomic/GeorgeTheDragon'' performs affectionate parody of all sorts: from [[http://www.drunkduck.com/George_the_Dragon/index.php?p=666514 fine art]], to movies, to Saturday morning cartoons.
20th Jul '17 12:05:08 AM darkemyst
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* ''[[Webcomic/EightBitTheater 8-Bit Theater]]'' is an affectionate parody of console (specially ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyI'') and table top RPG's (the fantasy genre in general) that also contains an epic story line.
* ''Webcomic/AnAmericanNerdInAnimatedTokyo'' is an affectionate parody of most {{Eastern RPG}}s and many {{shonen}} {{anime}}, mixed in with some Western Animation jokes.
* ''Webcomic/AngelMoxie'': Of MagicalGirl series.



* ''Webcomic/BrawlInTheFamily'' primarily focuses on the ''VideoGame/SuperSmashBros'' series and the video games affiliated with its participants (particularly VideoGame/{{Kirby}}).



* ''Webcomic/CharbyTheVampirate'' started off as a loosely linear, dark comedy, based on horror movie send ups.



* Dorito Faced Sempai-san and Shota Boy was an AffectionateParody of {{Animesque}} SoBadItsGood {{Yaoi}}, before eventually taking a life of its own and having several [[MemeticMutation memetic mutations]] along the way. Now it's basically become a celebration of them.
* ''GeorgeTheDragon'' performs affectionate parody of all sorts: from [[http://www.drunkduck.com/George_the_Dragon/index.php?p=666514 fine art]], to movies, to Saturday morning cartoons.



* ''[[Webcomic/EightBitTheater 8-Bit Theater]]'' is an affectionate parody of console (specially ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyI'') and table top RPG's (the fantasy genre in general) that also contains an epic story line.

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* ''[[Webcomic/EightBitTheater 8-Bit Theater]]'' The [[http://cockeyed.the-comic.org/comics/91/ Cockeyed Comix]] series ''Cliche City'' is this to ''{{Sin City}}''
* ''{{Concerned}}: The Half-Life and Death of Gordon Frohman'',
is an affectionate parody of console (specially ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyI'') ''VideoGame/{{Half-Life 2}}'', as the title suggests.
* ''Webcomic/{{Consolers}}'' parodies events in the the game industry, presenting video game news
and table top RPG's (the fantasy genre in general) that also contains an epic story line.history through AnthropomorphicPersonifications of video game companies.



* ''Webcomic/DatingATeamMagmaGrunt'' is a romance-comedy about the main protagonist of ''VideoGame/PokemonRubyAndSapphire'' [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin dating a team magma grunt]].



* ''Webcomic/IDontWantThisKindOfHero'' is a humorous ([[MoodWhiplash sometimes, at least]]) {{Deconstruction}} and parody of the superhero genre.
* Dorito Faced Sempai-san and Shota Boy was an AffectionateParody of {{Animesque}} SoBadItsGood {{Yaoi}}, before eventually taking a life of its own and having several [[MemeticMutation memetic mutations]] along the way. Now it's basically become a celebration of them.
* ''GeorgeTheDragon'' performs affectionate parody of all sorts: from [[http://www.drunkduck.com/George_the_Dragon/index.php?p=666514 fine art]], to movies, to Saturday morning cartoons.
* ''Webcomic/GirlGenius'' parodies pulp 1940s serials, old-school science fiction, and every mad scientist trope in the book (the ''main characters'' all suffer from a trait which causes both madness and scientific genius ... and by "suffer", we mean they enjoy every minute of it.)
* The "Legends of Celida" storyline of ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'' is a parody of ''Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda'' series and deconstructs how Zelda's Sheik form works.
* ''Webcomic/ImperialEntanglements'' is a parody of ''VideoGame/StarWarsTheOldRepublic'', following the storylines, but with wacky characters and unique jokes and dialog.
* ''Webcomic/LaMouetteNoire'' is a parody of sex and violence in VideoGames, by tuning them UpToEleven and [[PlayedForLaughs playing it all for comedy]].
* ''Webcomic/TheLastDaysOfFoxHound'' is about as affectionate of a parody as you're going to find of ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid''.
* ''[[http://www.onemanga.com/The_Legend_of_Zelda_-_Wind_Waker_-_Links_Log_Book/1/00/ Link's Log]]'' captures the quirky feel of ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaTheWindWaker'' in a stylized manga.
* ''Webcomic/LivingWithInsanity'' sometimes goes this route, such as the [[http://www.livingwithinsanity.com/index/?p=172 Talent Scouting]] arc where David attempts to kidnap Lar [=DeSouza=] of ''Webcomic/LeastICouldDo'' and ''Webcomic/LookingForGroup''. While making jokes about him and Ryan Sohmer, the arc is much more a loving tribute and Herbert has stated he has a lot of respect for the pair and their work. However, Paul does sort of ruin it by not even bothering to draw them to look anything like the real people.
* [[Webcomic/LookingForGroup Looking For Group]] started as a parody of World of Warcraft, but eventually turned into a parody of the High Fantasy/MMORPG genre as a whole.



* ''Webcomic/MSPaintAdventures'' parodies many [[RolePlayingGame RPG]] and ChooseYourOwnAdventure tropes.
** ''Webcomic/ProblemSleuth'' does double duty, poking fun at the convoluted puzzles of the AdventureGame and the convoluted plotlines, combat abilities and sheer scale of [[LimitBreak Limit Breaks]] of [[RolePlayingGame Fantasy RPGs]].
** ''Webcomic/{{Homestuck}}'' continues the trend with the notorious [[InventoryManagementPuzzle Inventory Management Puzzles]]. Later in the story, it becomes difficult to tell the difference between video game parody and actual plot elements. Also, as the page quote indicates, it likes to parody the hell out of individual fictional works like ''Film/ConAir''.
* ''Webcomic/TheNoob'' is a very insightful parody of {{MMORPG}}s and the people that play them.



* ''Webcomic/OurWorld'': "Mysteries of the Unexplained" to ''Series/UnsolvedMysteries''.
* ''Webcomic/Persona3FTW'' is this of ''VideoGame/{{Persona 3}}'', and its sequel, ''Webcomic/Persona4TW'', is this of ''VideoGame/{{Persona 4}}''.



* ''Webcomic/TheNoob'' is a very insightful parody of {{MMORPG}}s and the people that play them.



* ''{{Concerned}}: The Half-Life and Death of Gordon Frohman'', is an affectionate parody of ''VideoGame/{{Half-Life 2}}'', as the title suggests.
* ''Webcomic/MSPaintAdventures'' parodies many [[RolePlayingGame RPG]] and ChooseYourOwnAdventure tropes.
** ''Webcomic/ProblemSleuth'' does double duty, poking fun at the convoluted puzzles of the AdventureGame and the convoluted plotlines, combat abilities and sheer scale of [[LimitBreak Limit Breaks]] of [[RolePlayingGame Fantasy RPGs]].
** ''Webcomic/{{Homestuck}}'' continues the trend with the notorious [[InventoryManagementPuzzle Inventory Management Puzzles]]. Later in the story, it becomes difficult to tell the difference between video game parody and actual plot elements. Also, as the page quote indicates, it likes to parody the hell out of individual fictional works like ''Film/ConAir''.



* ''Webcomic/Persona3FTW'' is this of ''VideoGame/{{Persona 3}}'', and its sequel, ''Webcomic/Persona4TW'', is this of ''VideoGame/{{Persona 4}}''.



* ''Webcomic/ImperialEntanglements'' is a parody of ''VideoGame/StarWarsTheOldRepublic'', following the storylines, but with wacky characters and unique jokes and dialog.
* ''Webcomic/LivingWithInsanity'' sometimes goes this route, such as the [[http://www.livingwithinsanity.com/index/?p=172 Talent Scouting]] arc where David attempts to kidnap Lar [=DeSouza=] of ''Webcomic/LeastICouldDo'' and ''Webcomic/LookingForGroup''. While making jokes about him and Ryan Sohmer, the arc is much more a loving tribute and Herbert has stated he has a lot of respect for the pair and their work. However, Paul does sort of ruin it by not even bothering to draw them to look anything like the real people.
* ''Webcomic/AnAmericanNerdInAnimatedTokyo'' is an affectionate parody of most {{Eastern RPG}}s and many {{shonen}} {{anime}}, mixed in with some Western Animation jokes.
* ''Webcomic/GirlGenius'' parodies pulp 1940s serials, old-school science fiction, and every mad scientist trope in the book (the ''main characters'' all suffer from a trait which causes both madness and scientific genius ... and by "suffer", we mean they enjoy every minute of it.)
* Looking For Group started as a parody of World of Warcraft, but eventually turned into a parody of the High Fantasy/MMORPG genre as a whole.



* The "Legends of Celida" storyline of ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'' is a parody of ''Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda'' series and deconstructs how Zelda's Sheik form works.



* ''Webcomic/LaMouetteNoire'' is a parody of sex and violence in VideoGames, by tuning them UpToEleven and [[PlayedForLaughs playing it all for comedy]].



* The [[http://cockeyed.the-comic.org/comics/91/ Cockeyed Comix]] series ''Cliche City'' is this to ''{{Sin City}}''
* ''Webcomic/{{Consolers}}'' parodies events in the the game industry, presenting video game news and history through AnthropomorphicPersonifications of video game companies.
* ''Webcomic/TheLastDaysOfFoxHound'' is about as affectionate of a parody as you're going to find of ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid''.
* ''Webcomic/BrawlInTheFamily'' primarily focuses on the ''VideoGame/SuperSmashBros'' series and the video games affiliated with its participants (particularly VideoGame/{{Kirby}}).
* ''Webcomic/IDontWantThisKindOfHero'' is a humorous ([[MoodWhiplash sometimes, at least]]) {{Deconstruction}} and parody of the superhero genre.
* ''Webcomic/OurWorld'': "Mysteries of the Unexplained" to ''Series/UnsolvedMysteries''.
* ''Webcomic/DatingATeamMagmaGrunt'' is a romance-comedy about the main protagonist of ''VideoGame/PokemonRubyAndSapphire'' [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin dating a team magma grunt]].
* ''Webcomic/AngelMoxie'': Of MagicalGirl series.
* ''[[http://www.onemanga.com/The_Legend_of_Zelda_-_Wind_Waker_-_Links_Log_Book/1/00/ Link's Log]]'' captures the quirky feel of ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaTheWindWaker'' in a stylized manga.
11th May '17 11:30:06 AM LemonyJam
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* ''Webcomic/ChasingIce'' started life as an artwork affectionately parodying YuriOnIce. The comic still celebrates certain yaoi tropes and the romance genre as a whole.
27th Nov '16 2:57:50 PM StFan
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* ''[[http://www.onemanga.com/The_Legend_of_Zelda_-_Wind_Waker_-_Links_Log_Book/1/00/ Link's Log]]'' captures the quirky feel of ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaTheWindWaker'' in a stylized manga.
8th Nov '16 1:51:17 PM GlassRain
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* ''Webcomic/AngelMoxie'': Of MagicalGirl series.
11th Aug '16 11:19:49 PM LinTaylor
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* ''Webcomic/AnimeNewsNina'' had a couple of Affectionate Parodies of various anime genres, the one that appeared the most was ''Ultimate Mop Daisuke DX'', which showed how ludicrous ToBeAMaster Shonen stories could be by applying the same concept to janitorial work.
24th May '16 5:57:23 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* ''Webcomic/SluggyFreelance'' does this quite a bit. ''Franchise/StarTrek'' and ''Film/{{Alien}}'' in [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=970929 "The Sci-Fi Adventure"]], ''{{Anime/{{Voltron}}}}'' and ''StarWars'' in [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=010611 "GOFOTRON Champion of the Cosmos"]], ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft'' and other [[MassivelyMultiplayerOnlineRolePlayingGame MMO[=RPGs=]]] in [[http://beta.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=080728 "Years of Yarncraft"]], ''Literature/HarryPotter'' in [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=020902 the]] [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=030915 "Torg]] [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=050822 Potter"]] [[http://sluggy.com/daily.php?date=080305 stories]], at least to begin with.

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* ''Webcomic/SluggyFreelance'' does this quite a bit. ''Franchise/StarTrek'' and ''Film/{{Alien}}'' in [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=970929 "The Sci-Fi Adventure"]], ''{{Anime/{{Voltron}}}}'' ''Anime/{{Voltron}}'' and ''StarWars'' in [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=010611 "GOFOTRON Champion of the Cosmos"]], ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft'' and other [[MassivelyMultiplayerOnlineRolePlayingGame MMO[=RPGs=]]] in [[http://beta.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=080728 "Years of Yarncraft"]], ''Literature/HarryPotter'' in [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=020902 the]] [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=030915 "Torg]] [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=050822 Potter"]] [[http://sluggy.com/daily.php?date=080305 stories]], at least to begin with.
24th May '16 5:47:45 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* ''Webcomic/SluggyFreelance'' does this quite a bit. ''Franchise/StarTrek'' and ''Film/{{Alien}}'' in [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=970929 "The Sci-Fi Adventure"]], ''{{Voltron}}'' and ''StarWars'' in [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=010611 "GOFOTRON Champion of the Cosmos"]], ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft'' and other [[MassivelyMultiplayerOnlineRolePlayingGame MMO[=RPGs=]]] in [[http://beta.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=080728 "Years of Yarncraft"]], ''Literature/HarryPotter'' in [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=020902 the]] [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=030915 "Torg]] [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=050822 Potter"]] [[http://sluggy.com/daily.php?date=080305 stories]], at least to begin with.

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* ''Webcomic/SluggyFreelance'' does this quite a bit. ''Franchise/StarTrek'' and ''Film/{{Alien}}'' in [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=970929 "The Sci-Fi Adventure"]], ''{{Voltron}}'' ''{{Anime/{{Voltron}}}}'' and ''StarWars'' in [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=010611 "GOFOTRON Champion of the Cosmos"]], ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft'' and other [[MassivelyMultiplayerOnlineRolePlayingGame MMO[=RPGs=]]] in [[http://beta.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=080728 "Years of Yarncraft"]], ''Literature/HarryPotter'' in [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=020902 the]] [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=030915 "Torg]] [[http://www.sluggy.com/daily.php?date=050822 Potter"]] [[http://sluggy.com/daily.php?date=080305 stories]], at least to begin with.
3rd Mar '16 3:44:53 PM Vanguard1505
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* ''Webcomic/DatingATeamMagmaGrunt'' is a romance-comedy about the main protagonist of ''VideoGame/PokemonRubyAndSapphire'' [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin dating a team magma grunt]].
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