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21st Nov '16 2:59:07 AM Rainbowdash55
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* In the VideoGame/{{Undertale}} parody WebAnimation/{{Underpants}}, the Genocide ending was released on April 1st. The 'Genocide ending' is just [[spoiler: a repeated animation of a weird looking sans (called SANAESSSS) while a version of Megalovania played by Sr Pelo (titled Megalovonio) plays in the background.]] The real Genocide ending was then released months later.
29th Oct '16 5:27:01 PM Anddrix
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** Their ''actual'' SpinOff website, the [[https://mickeymindset.wordpress.com/ Mickey Mindset]], had two articles for April Fools 2015: a potential [[http://www.mickeymindset.com/is-disney-working-on-a-live-action-a-goofy-movie/ live-action remake]] of ''WesternAnimation/AGoofyMovie'' (a TakeThat at Disney's influx of live-action remakes of their classic works, such as ''Film/{{Cinderella 2015}}'' and ''Film/AliceInWonderland'') and Marvel's announcement of a Squirrel Girl/Howard The Duck [[http://www.mickeymindset.com/marvel-announces-squirrel-girl-and-howard-the-duck-team-up-movie/ crossover movie]]. The previous year, they renamed themselves "The American Mindset" for the day and posted an article about [[https://mickeymindset.wordpress.com/2014/04/01/the-most-patriotic-disney-moments-in-history/ their favorite patriotic Disney moments.]]

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** Their ''actual'' SpinOff website, the [[https://mickeymindset.wordpress.com/ Mickey Mindset]], had two articles for April Fools 2015: a potential [[http://www.mickeymindset.com/is-disney-working-on-a-live-action-a-goofy-movie/ live-action remake]] of ''WesternAnimation/AGoofyMovie'' (a TakeThat at Disney's influx of live-action remakes of their classic works, such as ''Film/{{Cinderella 2015}}'' and ''Film/AliceInWonderland'') ''Film/AliceInWonderland2010'') and Marvel's announcement of a Squirrel Girl/Howard The Duck [[http://www.mickeymindset.com/marvel-announces-squirrel-girl-and-howard-the-duck-team-up-movie/ crossover movie]]. The previous year, they renamed themselves "The American Mindset" for the day and posted an article about [[https://mickeymindset.wordpress.com/2014/04/01/the-most-patriotic-disney-moments-in-history/ their favorite patriotic Disney moments.]]
24th Oct '16 5:42:32 PM nombretomado
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** A fair few popular YouTubers also made April Fool's videos in 2014. The GameGrumps made Cat Grumps and Meow Train, two new segments [[spoiler: also starring cats]], cobanermani456 announced [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NlXIiABNP40 a playthrough of Shadow the Hedgehog]] [[spoiler: (while the video was indeed a joke, he eventually [[SubvertedTrope gave in and made a legitimate playthrough of the actual game]])]], [=SethBling=] announced ''VideoGame/{{Minecraft}}'' snapshot 14w14a [[spoiler: which turned out to be a Bukkit plugin]], etc.

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** A fair few popular YouTubers also made April Fool's videos in 2014. The GameGrumps WebVideo/GameGrumps made Cat Grumps and Meow Train, two new segments [[spoiler: also starring cats]], cobanermani456 announced [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NlXIiABNP40 a playthrough of Shadow the Hedgehog]] [[spoiler: (while the video was indeed a joke, he eventually [[SubvertedTrope gave in and made a legitimate playthrough of the actual game]])]], [=SethBling=] announced ''VideoGame/{{Minecraft}}'' snapshot 14w14a [[spoiler: which turned out to be a Bukkit plugin]], etc.
23rd Oct '16 1:06:49 PM nombretomado
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* GameFAQs always gets in on the April Fools Day craze. In later years it's been toned down, sometimes with the only gag being a silly Poll of the Day and maybe the creation of a few joke message boards. But in the past, they've done some huge things, including:

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* GameFAQs Website/GameFAQs always gets in on the April Fools Day craze. In later years it's been toned down, sometimes with the only gag being a silly Poll of the Day and maybe the creation of a few joke message boards. But in the past, they've done some huge things, including:
17th Oct '16 8:23:04 AM smalltime
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** In 2010, he and Phelous reviewed ''Troll 4'', a movie that doesn't exist.

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** *** In 2010, he and Phelous reviewed ''Troll 4'', a movie that doesn't exist.
17th Oct '16 8:22:16 AM smalltime
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** In 2010, he and Phelous reviewed ''Troll 4'', a movie that doesn't exist.



** In 2010, he and Phelous reviewed ''Troll 4'', a movie that doesn't exist.
17th Oct '16 8:21:37 AM smalltime
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** In 2010, he and Phelous reviewed ''Troll 4'', a movie that doesn't exist.
14th Oct '16 4:23:11 PM nombretomado
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*** They also snuck one into their {{Facebook}} page, with some concept art-- of the "[[{{Squick}} Meat Faerie]]".

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*** They also snuck one into their {{Facebook}} Website/{{Facebook}} page, with some concept art-- of the "[[{{Squick}} Meat Faerie]]".
24th Sep '16 2:03:39 PM nombretomado
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* For 2011, {{Channel 4}} modified their (live-action with CGI effects) {{Station Ident}}s for the day by [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wts8vOSyWdg removing the CGI 4 logos]].

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* For 2011, {{Channel 4}} Creator/Channel4 modified their (live-action with CGI effects) {{Station Ident}}s for the day by [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wts8vOSyWdg removing the CGI 4 logos]].
24th Sep '16 11:20:08 AM nombretomado
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* [[http://www.backloggery.com The Backloggery]] saw how far you can take {{Cash Cow Franchise}}s to on 2009 by randomly adding suffixes and prefixes of popular video game series, shovelware franchises, SuperTitle64Advance and other generic stuff on games' names as you refresh the pages, leading to some utterly ridiculous ideas like ''Imagine: VideoGame/ResidentEvil5''? ''VideoGame/{{Superman 64}} HD Remix'', the redundant ''VideoGame/StreetFighterAlpha Anthology [[CapcomVsWhatever vs. Capcom]]'', ''Creator/TomClancy's Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog'', and ''VideoGame/GuitarHero: VisualNovel/SayaNoUta Edition''.

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* [[http://www.backloggery.com The Backloggery]] saw how far you can take {{Cash Cow Franchise}}s to on 2009 by randomly adding suffixes and prefixes of popular video game series, shovelware franchises, SuperTitle64Advance and other generic stuff on games' names as you refresh the pages, leading to some utterly ridiculous ideas like ''Imagine: VideoGame/ResidentEvil5''? ''VideoGame/{{Superman 64}} HD Remix'', the redundant ''VideoGame/StreetFighterAlpha Anthology [[CapcomVsWhatever [[VideoGame/CapcomVsWhatever vs. Capcom]]'', ''Creator/TomClancy's Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog'', and ''VideoGame/GuitarHero: VisualNovel/SayaNoUta Edition''.
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