History Literature / Jam

5th Dec '16 1:58:13 AM Xtifr
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'''''Jam''''' is a [[AfterTheEnd post-apocalyptic]] novel by [[Creator/BenCroshaw Ben "Yahtzee" Croshaw]], with a twist, and even a couple of [[{{Satire}} satirical]] jabs at some of the apocalypse genre's recurring tropes.

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'''''Jam''''' ''Jam'' is a [[AfterTheEnd post-apocalyptic]] novel by [[Creator/BenCroshaw Ben "Yahtzee" Croshaw]], with a twist, and even a couple of [[{{Satire}} satirical]] jabs at some of the apocalypse genre's recurring tropes.
26th Dec '15 12:44:33 AM TheomanZero
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* ImprovisedWeapon: Y makes himself a bow-and-arrow out of some sticks and a pair of underpants. The Hipster Cult makes spears out of broomsticks and kitchen knives, and later a stun-gun out of a nerfgun with darts soaked in pepper spray, finally and an [[AerosolFlamethrower a flamethrower out of a barbecue starter, two peices of wood, and three cans of hairspray]].

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* ImprovisedWeapon: Y makes himself a bow-and-arrow out of some sticks and a pair of underpants. The Hipster Cult makes spears out of broomsticks and kitchen knives, and later a stun-gun out of a nerfgun with darts soaked in pepper spray, finally and an [[AerosolFlamethrower a flamethrower out of a barbecue starter, two peices pieces of wood, and three cans of hairspray]].
26th Oct '15 2:54:10 PM Takkiddie
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* LemonyNarrator: Largely, the entire appeal of the book.
25th Oct '15 11:22:58 PM bassforte123
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* OnlySaneMan: Don believes himself to be this, and he may not be wrong.

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* OnlySaneMan: Don believes himself to be this, and he may not might actually be wrong.right if he wasn't pathologically obsessed with his video game.
25th Oct '15 11:16:14 PM bassforte123
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* OceanMadness: After floating on a lifeboat for a while, Travis begins to talk to himself, and mis-attributes the replies to his ''spider''.

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* OceanMadness: After floating on a lifeboat for a while, Travis begins to talk to himself, and mis-attributes the replies to his ''spider''. His own crazy voice even says he's not doing it right, since he's speaking the imagined voice out loud instead of it happening inside of his head.
1st Aug '15 5:07:12 PM dvorak
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* HazmatSuit: Home-made out of trash bags and tape.
29th Jul '15 7:11:27 AM YoKab
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A [[AfterTheEnd post-apocalyptic]] novel by [[Creator/BenCroshaw Ben "Yahtzee" Croshaw]], with a twist, and even a couple of [[{{Satire}} satirical]] jabs at some of the apocalypse genre's recurring tropes.

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A '''''Jam''''' is a [[AfterTheEnd post-apocalyptic]] novel by [[Creator/BenCroshaw Ben "Yahtzee" Croshaw]], with a twist, and even a couple of [[{{Satire}} satirical]] jabs at some of the apocalypse genre's recurring tropes.
28th Jun '15 2:45:12 PM Dirtyblue929
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* ActionSurvivor: Tim tries a ''[[{{Understatement}} little]]'' too hard to be this.

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* ActionSurvivor: Tim tries [[{{Understatement}} a ''[[{{Understatement}} little]]'' too little]] ''too'' hard to be this.
21st Apr '15 2:14:02 PM 1810072342
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* DeadpanSnarker: Don's role is to do this and little else.



* GreyGoo: The Jam converts all organic matter it touches into more of itself. It's compared to the classic "Grey Goo eats everyone and covers the earth" scenario a few times.



* GreyGoo: The Jam converts all organic matter it touches into more of itself. It's compared to the classic "Grey Goo eats everyone and covers the earth" scenario a few times.

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* GreyGoo: The Jam converts all organic matter it touches into more of itself. It's compared to OOCIsSeriousBusiness: When Travis notices in Hibatsu building that Don isn't getting angry, he's immediately distressed and knows that Don is troubled by the classic "Grey Goo eats everyone and covers the earth" scenario a few times.fate of his hard drive.
17th Apr '15 4:51:51 PM NervousShark
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* [[spoiler: AnyoneCanDie: Every major character except Travis and Don dies. Deidre/Princess Ravenhair possibly survived, though the book ends before we can confirm that.]]

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* [[spoiler: AnyoneCanDie: Every [[spoiler:Every major character except Travis and Don dies. Deidre/Princess Ravenhair possibly survived, though the book ends before we can confirm that.]]



* AscendedExtra: Don, one of the human characters in Croshaw's book Literature/{{Mogworld}}, is a main character.

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* AscendedExtra: Don, one of the human characters in Croshaw's book Literature/{{Mogworld}}, ''Literature/{{Mogworld}}'', is a main character.



* [[spoiler: CassandraTruth: At one point, X says the Jam wasn't released as a deliberate attack. Angela believes her for all of five minutes. Turns out, Y left a sample on the roof of his and X's car and the container broke when they drove off.]]

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* [[spoiler: CassandraTruth: At [[spoiler:At one point, X says the Jam wasn't released as a deliberate attack. Angela believes her for all of five minutes. Turns out, Y left a sample on the roof of his and X's car and the container broke when they drove off.]]



** Using things lying around their office, Hibatsu had jury rigged a full-scale catapult that used office hardware (printers, filing cabinets) as ammunition. They also made improvised bows, crossbows, and slingshots to shoot box cutter blades, glass, and sharpened DVDs.

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** Using things lying around their office, Hibatsu had jury rigged a full-scale catapult that used office hardware (printers, filing cabinets) as ammunition. They also made improvised bows, crossbows, and slingshots to shoot box cutter blades, glass, and sharpened DVDs.[=DVDs=].



* [[GreyGoo Red Goo]]: The Jam converts all organic matter it touches into more of itself. It's compared to the classic "Grey Goo eats everyone and covers the earth" scenario a few times.

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* [[GreyGoo Red Goo]]: GreyGoo: The Jam converts all organic matter it touches into more of itself. It's compared to the classic "Grey Goo eats everyone and covers the earth" scenario a few times.



** VideoGame/HalfLife: [[spoiler: The jam was supplied (and possibly created) by a research facility in New Mexico.]]

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** VideoGame/HalfLife: ''VideoGame/HalfLife'': [[spoiler: The jam was supplied (and possibly created) by a research facility in New Mexico.]]



** Naming the spider that Travis is talking to (and not getting a response from) Mary may have been a been a joke about SilentHill.

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** Naming the spider that Travis is talking to (and not getting a response from) Mary may have been a been a joke about SilentHill.''VideoGame/SilentHill''.
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