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17th Sep '17 2:36:13 PM craleigh318
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* In ''VisualNovel/MysticMessenger'', you will encounter a game called [[VideoGame/LeagueOfLegends LOLOL]], as well as [[{{UsefulNotes/Steam}} Scheam]], [[{{Creator/Nintendo}} Nimtendo]] and [[Website/YouTube MeTube]]. Also, one of the characters' favorite meal consists of Honey Buddha Chips and Ph D Pepper.

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* In ''VisualNovel/MysticMessenger'', you will encounter ''VisualNovel/MysticMessenger'':
** There is
a game called [[VideoGame/LeagueOfLegends LOLOL]], as well as LOLOL]]. There's also [[{{UsefulNotes/Steam}} Scheam]], [[{{Creator/Nintendo}} Nimtendo]] and [[Website/YouTube MeTube]]. Also, one MeTube]].
** One
of the characters' favorite meal meals consists of Honey Buddha Chips and Ph D Pepper.
17th Sep '17 2:02:05 PM craleigh318
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* Creator/{{Christine Love}}'s visual novels:
** In ''VisualNovel/DigitalALoveStory'', Amie Computers is a transparent standing for Amiga.
** Amie appears to be rather successful, since by the time of ''Visualnovel/{{dont take it personally babe| it just aint your story}}'', they not only produce tablet computers a la Apple, they also run a popular social networking site called [=AmieConnect=], which is a clear standin for Website/{{Facebook}}; that game also gives us 12channel, which Love doesn't even pretend isn't Website/{{Fourchan}}.

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* Creator/{{Christine Love}}'s Creator/ChristineLove's visual novels:
** In ''VisualNovel/DigitalALoveStory'', Amie Computers is a transparent standing stand-in for Amiga.
** ''VisualNovel/DontTakeItPersonallyBabeItJustAintYourStory'':
***
Amie appears to be rather successful, since by the time of ''Visualnovel/{{dont take it personally babe| it just aint your story}}'', they successful. They not only produce tablet computers a à la Apple, they also run a popular social networking site called [=AmieConnect=], which is a clear standin stand-in for Website/{{Facebook}}; that game also gives us 12channel, which Website/{{Facebook}}.
***
Love doesn't even pretend 12channel isn't Website/{{Fourchan}}.[[Website/{{Fourchan}} 4chan]].
17th Sep '17 1:52:22 PM craleigh318
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* Kokichi Ouma from VisualNovel/NewDanganRonpaV3 holds a bottle of "Panta" in his official artwork.



* Creator/{{Christine Love}}'s visual novels:
** In ''VisualNovel/DigitalALoveStory'', Amie Computers is a transparent standing for Amiga.
** Amie appears to be rather successful, since by the time of ''Visualnovel/{{dont take it personally babe| it just aint your story}}'', they not only produce tablet computers a la Apple, they also run a popular social networking site called [=AmieConnect=], which is a clear standin for Website/{{Facebook}}; that game also gives us 12channel, which Love doesn't even pretend isn't Website/{{Fourchan}}.
** Amie is still around in the fifth millennium for ''VisualNovel/AnalogueAHateStory'', which also introduced [=keOS=] as a Unix standin.
* ''VisualNovel/TheLetter'':
** Isabella's mother mentions looking at her profile page at [[Website/{{Facebook}} Facenook]].
** The characters frequently visit a coffee shop called "Czarsbucks".
** Rebecca is mentioned to have played a lot of [[Franchise/NancyDrew Nancy Blue]] games as a child.



* Creator/{{Christine Love}}'s visual novels all include Amie Computers. In ''Visualnovel/{{Digital A Love Story}}'', they're a transparent standing for Amiga. Amie appears to be rather successful, since by the time of ''Visualnovel/{{dont take it personally babe| it just aint your story}}'', they not only produce tablet computers a la Apple, they also run a popular social networking site called [=AmieConnect=], which is a clear standin for Website/{{Facebook}}; that game also gives us 12channel, which Love doesn't even pretend isn't Website/{{Fourchan}}. Amie is still around in the fifth millennium for ''Visualnovel/{{Analogue A Gate Story}}'', which also introduced [=keOS=] as a Unix standin.

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* Creator/{{Christine Love}}'s visual novels all include Amie Computers. In ''Visualnovel/{{Digital A Love Story}}'', they're Kokichi Ouma from VisualNovel/NewDanganRonpaV3 holds a transparent standing for Amiga. Amie appears to be rather successful, since by the time bottle of ''Visualnovel/{{dont take it personally babe| it just aint your story}}'', they not only produce tablet computers a la Apple, they also run a popular social networking site called [=AmieConnect=], which is a clear standin for Website/{{Facebook}}; that game also gives us 12channel, which Love doesn't even pretend isn't Website/{{Fourchan}}. Amie is still around "Panta" in the fifth millennium for ''Visualnovel/{{Analogue A Gate Story}}'', which also introduced [=keOS=] as a Unix standin.his official artwork.
15th Sep '17 11:30:54 PM Pinokio
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* In ''ComicBook/XForce'' vol. 1, there is the news channel SNN instead of Creator/{{CNN}}.
14th Sep '17 3:31:45 PM GrammarNavi
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* In ''[[VideoGame/ARMA ARMA II - Operation Arrowhead]]'', the [[UsefulNotes/BritsWithBattleships BAF's]] standard offroad vehicle (simply called offroad in-game) is the ''Hand Over Offender''. [[BlatantLies Totally not]] a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Land_rover_defender Land Rover Defender,]] even though they are identical.

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* In ''[[VideoGame/ARMA ''[[VideoGame/{{ARMA}} ARMA II - Operation Arrowhead]]'', the [[UsefulNotes/BritsWithBattleships BAF's]] standard offroad vehicle (simply called offroad in-game) is the ''Hand Over Offender''. [[BlatantLies Totally not]] a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Land_rover_defender Land Rover Defender,]] even though they are identical.
14th Sep '17 3:30:58 PM GrammarNavi
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* In ''ArmA II - Operation Arrowhead'', the [[UsefulNotes/BritsWithBattleships BAF's]] standard offroad vehicle (simply called offroad in-game) is the ''Hand Over Offender''. [[BlatantLies Totally not]] a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Land_rover_defender Land Rover Defender,]] even though they are identical.

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* In ''ArmA ''[[VideoGame/ARMA ARMA II - Operation Arrowhead'', Arrowhead]]'', the [[UsefulNotes/BritsWithBattleships BAF's]] standard offroad vehicle (simply called offroad in-game) is the ''Hand Over Offender''. [[BlatantLies Totally not]] a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Land_rover_defender Land Rover Defender,]] even though they are identical.
5th Sep '17 2:06:38 AM DaNuke
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* Just about every car model in the ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAuto'' series is a Bland Name Product version of an existing car. Examples include the Mundano (Ford Mondeo), Counthash (Lamborghini Countach in ''GTA 1''), Beast/Banshee (Dodge Viper) (the Banshee is a Corvette in ''Vice City''), Impaler (Chevrolet Impala), Bug (VW Beetle), ''GTA V'''s BF Injection (VW Baja Bug), Penetrator (Jensen-Healey Interceptor), Benson (Mercedes-Benz 300 SL), Aniston [=BD4=](Aston Martin [=DB4=]), Phoenix (Pontiac Firebird), Fortune (1990s Ford Thunderbird), Cheetah (Ferrari Testarossa in ''III'' and later), Infernus (Lamborghini Diablo in ''GTA III'', Honda NSX in ''San Andreas'', Pagani Zonda in ''GTA V''), Blista (Ford Windstar), and U-Jerk truck.

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* Just about every car model in the ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAuto'' series is a Bland Name Product version of an existing car. Examples include the Mundano (Ford Mondeo), Counthash (Lamborghini Countach in ''GTA 1''), Beast/Banshee (Dodge Viper) (the Banshee is a Corvette in ''Vice City''), Impaler (Chevrolet Impala), Bug (VW Beetle), ''GTA V'''s BF Injection (VW Baja Bug), Penetrator (Jensen-Healey Interceptor), Benson (Mercedes-Benz 300 SL), Aniston [=BD4=](Aston Martin [=DB4=]), Phoenix (Pontiac Firebird), Fortune (1990s Ford Thunderbird), Cheetah (Ferrari Testarossa in ''III'' and later), Infernus (Lamborghini Diablo in ''GTA III'', Honda NSX in ''San Andreas'', Pagani Zonda in ''GTA V''), Blista (Ford Windstar), Buffalo (80's Camaro in ''San Andreas'', Dodge Charger 2012 in ''GTA V''), and U-Jerk truck.truck.
** ''GTA V'' added car manufacturers that are basically an IRL manufacturer by another name. "Bravado", for example, is the in-game equivalent of Dodge: they make the Gauntlet (2008 Challenger), the Buffalo (2006 Charger), the Banshee (2013 Viper), the Bison (2013 Dodge Ram), and the Gresley (2013 Durango).
5th Sep '17 2:00:02 AM DaNuke
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* Just about every car model in the ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAuto'' series is a Bland Name Product version of an existing car. Examples include the Mundano (Ford Mondeo), Counthash (Lamborghini Countach in ''GTA 1''), Beast/Banshee (Dodge Viper) (the Banshee is a Corvette in ''Vice City''), Impaler (Chevrolet Impala), Bug (VW Beetle), Penetrator (Jensen-Healey Interceptor), Benson (Mercedes-Benz 300 SL), Aniston [=BD4=](Aston Martin [=DB4=]), Phoenix (Pontiac Firebird), Fortune (1990s Ford Thunderbird), Cheetah (Ferrari Testarossa in ''III'' and later), Infernus (Lamborghini Diablo in ''GTA III'', although ''San Andreas'' replaced it with a Honda NSX), Blista (Ford Windstar), and U-Jerk truck.

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* Just about every car model in the ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAuto'' series is a Bland Name Product version of an existing car. Examples include the Mundano (Ford Mondeo), Counthash (Lamborghini Countach in ''GTA 1''), Beast/Banshee (Dodge Viper) (the Banshee is a Corvette in ''Vice City''), Impaler (Chevrolet Impala), Bug (VW Beetle), ''GTA V'''s BF Injection (VW Baja Bug), Penetrator (Jensen-Healey Interceptor), Benson (Mercedes-Benz 300 SL), Aniston [=BD4=](Aston Martin [=DB4=]), Phoenix (Pontiac Firebird), Fortune (1990s Ford Thunderbird), Cheetah (Ferrari Testarossa in ''III'' and later), Infernus (Lamborghini Diablo in ''GTA III'', although Honda NSX in ''San Andreas'' replaced it with a Honda NSX), Andreas'', Pagani Zonda in ''GTA V''), Blista (Ford Windstar), and U-Jerk truck.
5th Sep '17 1:58:32 AM DaNuke
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* ''VideoGame/EuroTruckSimulator'' has AI traffic cars that look ''exactly'' like IRL cars except for the brand emblem. German police cars, for example, look most very definitely like a 2012 Volkswagen Passat... but their logo is two V's in a circle.
5th Sep '17 1:54:34 AM DaNuke
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[[caption-width-right:264:But I prefer Pipsi cola.]]

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[[caption-width-right:264:But I prefer Pipsi cola.Bepis Cola.]]
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