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* Frequently discussed in ''Magazine/ForteanTimes'' - new sightings are reported and old sightings discussed.
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* Creator/{{Taito}}'s UsefulNotes/ArcadeGame ''Exzisus'' has a BossBattle with a "Mechanical Iety" (sic), whose main [[ChestBlaster weapon]] and vulnerability is in the middle of its chest.
15th Apr '16 9:16:05 PM merotoker
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'''Professor Farnsworth:''' [[BigShutUp Shut up]]!

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'''Professor Farnsworth:''' [[BigShutUp Shut up]]!up!



* Also the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0vz2nxdM0qc Tab Clear ad]], in which the Sasquatch is revealed to be [[UsefulNotes/WorldWarOne Kaiser Wilhelm II]], fallen from his zeppelin into the mud of Oregon. Suddenly everything is clear...

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* Also the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0vz2nxdM0qc Tab Clear ad]], in which the Sasquatch is revealed to be [[UsefulNotes/WorldWarOne [[UsefulNotes/WorldWarI Kaiser Wilhelm II]], fallen from his zeppelin into the mud of Oregon. Suddenly everything is clear...



* Behold the madness that is [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gZKUJT7-6iI Eddie the Squeezy Freezy Yeti]], a [[SpecialEffectsFailure comically badly designed]] Yeti obsessed with homemade slushies. The commercial ended up being shown on ''WebVideo/TheAnnotatedSeries'', where the riffers fell in love with it and made it into one of their running gags.

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* Behold the madness that is [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gZKUJT7-6iI Eddie the Squeezy Freezy Yeti]], a [[SpecialEffectsFailure [[SpecialEffectFailure comically badly designed]] Yeti obsessed with homemade slushies. The commercial ended up being shown on ''WebVideo/TheAnnotatedSeries'', where the riffers fell in love with it and made it into one of their running gags.



* ''Franchise/{{Digimon}}'' has a few of these. Examples of yeti-like {{Mons}} include Mojyamon, a MonsterOfTheWeek in ''Anime/DigimonAdventure02'' while ''Anime/DigimonFrontier'' has a heroic example in the form of Korikakumon, an ax-wielding yeti who is the Beast Warrior of Ice. The broader franchise also has a Bigfoot-analogue in the form of Mojyamon's [[UndergroundMonkey forest-dwelling]] PaletteSwap J-Mojyamon.

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* ''Franchise/{{Digimon}}'' has a few of these. Examples of yeti-like {{Mons}} {{Mon}}s include Mojyamon, a MonsterOfTheWeek in ''Anime/DigimonAdventure02'' while ''Anime/DigimonFrontier'' has a heroic example in the form of Korikakumon, an ax-wielding yeti who is the Beast Warrior of Ice. The broader franchise also has a Bigfoot-analogue in the form of Mojyamon's [[UndergroundMonkey forest-dwelling]] PaletteSwap J-Mojyamon.



** The ''ComicBook/{{X-Factor}}'' once encountered a group of trolls living under a bridge in England. During the battle Beast calls one a yeti and the troll takes offense on humans always calling them with names like that. He is a troll and proud of it.

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** The ''ComicBook/{{X-Factor}}'' ''ComicBook/XFactor'' once encountered a group of trolls living under a bridge in England. During the battle Beast calls one a yeti and the troll takes offense on humans always calling them with names like that. He is a troll and proud of it.



* A group of students and their professor head off in search of a Yeti in ''Shriek of the Mutilated''. [[spoiler:It turns out there isn't one, and that the professor and his associates are cannibals who use the Yeti story to lure in victims]].

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* A group of students and their professor head off in search of a Yeti in ''Shriek of the Mutilated''. [[spoiler:It turns out there isn't one, and that the professor and his associates are cannibals who use the Yeti story to lure in victims]].victims.]]



* Chewbacca and the Wampa in ''Film/TheEmpireStrikesBack'' have Sasquatch apperances, but the former is friendly, if stubborn, while the Wampa is a violent predator that resembles a Yeti with ram horns.

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* Chewbacca and the Wampa in ''Film/TheEmpireStrikesBack'' have Sasquatch apperances, appearances, but the former is friendly, if stubborn, while the Wampa is a violent predator that resembles a Yeti with ram horns.



* One of the best films ever made in this category was [[Film/HammerHorror Hammer's]] ''Film/TheAbominableSnowman'', in which Forrest Tucker and PeterCushing try to track the legendary man-beast down.

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* One of the best films ever made in this category was [[Film/HammerHorror Hammer's]] ''Film/TheAbominableSnowman'', in which Forrest Tucker and PeterCushing Creator/PeterCushing try to track the legendary man-beast down.



* ''[[Literature/LambTheGospelAccordingToBiff Lamb]]'' features a Yeti who is the LastOfHisKind.

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* ''[[Literature/LambTheGospelAccordingToBiff Lamb]]'' ''Literature/{{Lamb|TheGospelAccordingToBiff}}'' features a Yeti who is the LastOfHisKind.



* ''The Aquiliad'' by S.P. Somtow is a '''''wacky''''' AlternateHistory in which TheRomanEmpire has [[SchizoTech developed steamships]] and is now exploring and settling Terra Nova (i.e., North America). Where the narrator finds the Sasquatii, or, as the scholars put it in proper Greek, the Megapodes -- who greet the Romans with, "Shalom." Yes, the Sasquatii are descendants of the Lost Tribes of Israel, kidnapped and mutated by a {{Time Travel}}ing MadScientist ... and it goes on to get even weirder.

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* ''The Aquiliad'' by S.P. Somtow is a '''''wacky''''' AlternateHistory in which TheRomanEmpire UsefulNotes/TheRomanEmpire has [[SchizoTech developed steamships]] and is now exploring and settling Terra Nova (i.e., North America). Where the narrator finds the Sasquatii, or, as the scholars put it in proper Greek, the Megapodes -- who greet the Romans with, "Shalom." Yes, the Sasquatii are descendants of the Lost Tribes of Israel, kidnapped and mutated by a {{Time Travel}}ing MadScientist ... and it goes on to get even weirder.



* In ''TheMightyBoosh'', there is a tribe of female yeti that live in the woods in England. The episode's plotline is just a DistaffCounterpart version of the original yeti myth.

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* In ''TheMightyBoosh'', ''Series/TheMightyBoosh'', there is a tribe of female yeti that live in the woods in England. The episode's plotline is just a DistaffCounterpart version of the original yeti myth.



* The 1970's paranormal series ''InSearchOf'' had an episode dedicated to the real life legend of Bigfoot.

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* The 1970's paranormal series ''InSearchOf'' ''Series/InSearchOf'' had an episode dedicated to the real life legend of Bigfoot.



* AnimalPlanet's ''Finding Bigfoot'' series.

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* AnimalPlanet's Creator/AnimalPlanet's ''Finding Bigfoot'' series.



* ''TabletopGame/{{Deadlands}}'' uses both Sasquatches ''and'' Skunk Apes. The former [[spoiler:are one of the few non-[[AlwaysChaoticEvil evil]] supernatural entities in the setting]], while the latter [[spoiler:are more malicious. This hasn't stopped one of them from developing a taste for cigars rolled from Cuban tobacco, though.]]

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* ''TabletopGame/{{Deadlands}}'' uses both Sasquatches ''and'' Skunk Apes. The former [[spoiler:are one of the few non-[[AlwaysChaoticEvil evil]] supernatural entities in the setting]], while the latter [[spoiler:are more malicious. This hasn't stopped one of them from developing a taste for cigars rolled from Cuban tobacco, though.]]though]].






* There's one one in ''VideoGame/KingsQuestIIIToHeirIsHuman'' which you simply have to avoid.

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* There's one one in ''VideoGame/KingsQuestIIIToHeirIsHuman'' which you simply have to avoid.



* The Shamblers in the original ''VideoGame/{{Quake}}'' are eyeless Abominable Snowmen with large claws that shoot lightning. They're based off of HPLovecraft's Dimensional Shamblers, who ''are'' the basis of Yeti in his universe.

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* The Shamblers in the original ''VideoGame/{{Quake}}'' are eyeless Abominable Snowmen with large claws that shoot lightning. They're based off of HPLovecraft's Creator/HPLovecraft's Dimensional Shamblers, who ''are'' the basis of Yeti in his universe.



* ''PrimalRage'' has Blizzard, a Yeti-like creature. Chaos doesn't count; he's a cursed human trapped in a giant stinky monkey body.

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* ''PrimalRage'' ''VideoGame/PrimalRage'' has Blizzard, a Yeti-like creature. Chaos doesn't count; he's a cursed human trapped in a giant stinky monkey body.



* In ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAutoV'', [[spoiler: Bigfoot finally appears for real. In one mission, as an Easter egg, he can briefly be glimpsed through a heat-detecting scope mounted on a sniper rifle. And, after the end of the storyline portion of the game, if the player achieves 100% completion, a special mission is unlocked in which a character pursues Bigfoot.]]
* The ''VideoGame/DuckTales'' video game has a Yeti serving as the boss of the Himalayas stage.

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* In ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAutoV'', [[spoiler: Bigfoot finally appears for real. In one mission, as an Easter egg, he can briefly be glimpsed through a heat-detecting scope mounted on a sniper rifle. And, after the end of the storyline portion of the game, if the player achieves 100% completion, a special mission is unlocked in which a character pursues Bigfoot.]]
Bigfoot]].
* The ''VideoGame/DuckTales'' video game has a Yeti serving as the boss of the Himalayas stage.



* ''Webcomic/TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob'' has a [[HiddenElfVillage hidden village]] of [[InsistentTerminology Bigfeet.]] Their leader's name is [[{{Mooks}} Mook.]]

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* ''Webcomic/TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob'' has a [[HiddenElfVillage hidden village]] of [[InsistentTerminology Bigfeet.]] Their leader's name is [[{{Mooks}} Mook.]]{{Mook|s}}.



* GloveAndBoots: Mario is horrified to find that his ChristmasSpecial guest star is "a horrible YETI! AAA-HATAUGH!!!" and bashes him with a fire extinguisher. This is after hosing SantaClaus into a lump of snowfur with said fire extinguisher. Gorilla plays this more straight, seeing as how he's a sentient ape.

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* GloveAndBoots: ''WebVideo/GloveAndBoots'': Mario is horrified to find that his ChristmasSpecial guest star is "a horrible YETI! AAA-HATAUGH!!!" and bashes him with a fire extinguisher. This is after hosing SantaClaus into a lump of snowfur with said fire extinguisher. Gorilla plays this more straight, seeing as how he's a sentient ape.



* ''WesternAnimation/XMenEvolution'' implies that Sabretooth impersonates Bigfoot from time to time. Hey, you're a seven-foot tall shaggy guy with teeth and claws, what else could you be?
** And in one episode, Beast is mistaken for Bigfoot by hunters and scientists when he takes a class on a nature retreat.

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* ''WesternAnimation/XMenEvolution'' ''WesternAnimation/XMenEvolution''
** The show
implies that Sabretooth impersonates Bigfoot from time to time. Hey, you're a seven-foot tall shaggy guy with teeth and claws, what else could you be?
** And in In one episode, Beast is mistaken for Bigfoot by hunters and scientists when he takes a class on a nature retreat.



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5th Apr '16 10:21:26 PM Eddy1215
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* WesternAnimation/RockyAndBullwinkle (along with Boris and Natasha, disguised as a mountain guide and his Indian scout) are menaced by an "abominab-b-b-ble snowman" towards the tail end of the "Jet Forumla" story arc. It is unmasked to be moon men Gidney and Cloyd.

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* WesternAnimation/RockyAndBullwinkle (along with Boris and Natasha, disguised as a mountain guide and his Indian scout) are menaced by an "abominab-b-b-ble snowman" towards the tail end of the "Jet Forumla" story arc. It is unmasked to be moon men Gidney and Cloyd.Cloyd, who did it for a laugh.



* In the ''CampLazlo'' episode "Radio Free Edward", two yetis raid the radio station, sending poor Edward cowering in a corner. However, they both resemble sasquatches more, and both are calm intellectuals who love rock 'n roll music.
* In one episode of WesternAnimation/TransformersRescueBots, Cody and the Bots embark on a mission to prove the existence of the Maine Ridge Monster, a sasquatch-like creature said to haunt their home of Griffin Rock. [[spoiler: They find the monster, only to later discover it's actually the Mayor who became addicted to some deadly synthetic food that caused its consumers to transform into hulking yeti-like werebeasts when exposed to moonlight. Cody's brother Graham is also revealed to be under the effects of the synthetic food as shown in a somewhat hard to watch transformation sequence.]]

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* In the ''CampLazlo'' ''WesternAnimation/CampLazlo'' episode "Radio Free Edward", two yetis raid the radio station, sending poor Edward cowering in a corner. However, they both resemble sasquatches more, and both are calm intellectuals who love rock 'n roll music.
* In one episode of WesternAnimation/TransformersRescueBots, ''WesternAnimation/TransformersRescueBots'', Cody and the Bots embark on a mission to prove the existence of the Maine Ridge Monster, a sasquatch-like creature said to haunt their home of Griffin Rock. [[spoiler: They find the monster, only to later discover it's actually the Mayor who became addicted to some deadly synthetic food that caused its consumers to transform into hulking yeti-like werebeasts when exposed to moonlight. Cody's brother Graham is also revealed to be under the effects of the synthetic food as shown in a somewhat hard to watch transformation sequence.]]



* In ''WesternAnimation/WeBareBears'', a friendly but socially-awkward sasquatch named Charlie is a reoccurring character.
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* In ''WesternAnimation/WeBareBears'', a friendly but socially-awkward sasquatch named Charlie is a reoccurring recurring character.
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* In ''WesternAnimation/DannyPhantom'', a realm in the Ghost Zone called the Far Frozen is inhabited by yeti-like ghosts with [[AnIcePerson ice powers]] who worship Danny for saving the Ghost Zone from Pariah Dark.
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* ''Series/TheATeam'' episode "[[ExcitedEpisodeTitle Timber!]]" has a subplot about Murdock trying to trap Bigfoot while the rest of the team fight off villainous lumberjacks in the Northwest.
31st Mar '16 10:37:15 AM Theriocephalus
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* Bigfoot turns up in an expansion pack for ''VideoGame/TheSims 2''

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* Bigfoot turns up in an expansion pack for ''VideoGame/TheSims 2''''VideoGame/TheSims2''. He can be invited to join your household, has maxed-out skills and can get a job, scares away burglars, and can become a zombie or a witch.
20th Mar '16 9:02:03 PM MyFinalEdits
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* ''VideoGame/{{Darkstalkers}}'' features a Sasquatch.
** More like it features ''Sasquatch'', a Bigfoot that looks and acts more like a Yeti.
* ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyVI'' has Umaro, a Yeti who can be used as an ''airship pilot''.

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* ''VideoGame/{{Darkstalkers}}'' features a Sasquatch.
** More like it features ''Sasquatch'',
Sasquatch, a Bigfoot that looks and acts more like a Yeti.
* ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyVI'' ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyVI'':
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has Umaro, a Yeti who can be used as an ''airship pilot''.



** There's another one in ''VideoGame/KingsQuestIIIToHeirIsHuman'' which you simply have to avoid.

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** * There's another one one in ''VideoGame/KingsQuestIIIToHeirIsHuman'' which you simply have to avoid.



* A yeti-like Franchise/{{Pokemon}} called Abomasnow makes an appearance in ''VideoGame/PokemonDiamondAndPearl''. Actually, it's an animated Evergreen tree. It also can summon hailstorms whenever it appears. Just watch out for those [[KillItWithFire Fire-type attacks]].

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* ''Franchise/{{Pokemon}}'':
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A yeti-like Franchise/{{Pokemon}} Pokémon called Abomasnow makes an appearance in ''VideoGame/PokemonDiamondAndPearl''. Actually, it's an animated Evergreen tree. It also can summon hailstorms whenever it appears. Just watch out for those [[KillItWithFire Fire-type attacks]].
19th Mar '16 11:12:39 PM lvthn13
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** Bigfoot/yeti shows up as an enemy as well, mostly in earlier games in the series.
13th Mar '16 12:17:21 AM nombretomado
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* In the Creator/RobertEHoward story "Three Bladed Doom", the hero, El Borak, encounters and kills a yeti. Weirdly it's both a kill-crazy monster ''and'' a vegetarian. Also ConanTheBarbarian has a couple of encounters with "grey apes" that are identical to the yeti in "Three Bladed Doom".

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* In the Creator/RobertEHoward story "Three Bladed Doom", the hero, El Borak, encounters and kills a yeti. Weirdly it's both a kill-crazy monster ''and'' a vegetarian. Also ConanTheBarbarian Literature/ConanTheBarbarian has a couple of encounters with "grey apes" that are identical to the yeti in "Three Bladed Doom".
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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheVentureBrothers'' the [[Series/TheSixMillionDollarMan Bionic Man]] has fled into the forest and falls in love with Sasquatch. he and Brock shave Sasquatch to get past an Army road block, passing him off as a landmine victim. Another soldier arrives too late to accurately identify him as a shaved Sasquatch. In a later episode Brock stays for a while at their house.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheVentureBrothers'' the [[Series/TheSixMillionDollarMan Bionic Man]] has fled into the forest and falls in love with Sasquatch. he and Brock shave Sasquatch to get past an Army road block, block (with the Bionic Man [[RefugeInAudacity disguising himself by wearing the shaved Sasquatch fur]]), passing him off as a landmine victim. Another soldier arrives too late to accurately identify him as a shaved Sasquatch. In a later episode Brock stays for a while at their house.
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