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30th Mar '17 5:24:12 AM IlGreven
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* During a ''Series/BeakmansWorld'' segment dedicated to the cockroach, one gets out of the jar Liza was holding them in and crawls up her arm, freaking her out and ruining the take (though they did ThrowItIn for a laugh before doing Take 2).
17th Mar '17 12:01:47 PM erforce
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* Roaches hold the distinction of being the only monsters to appear in every entry of the ''VideoGame/ShadowHearts'' series, ''Koudelka'' included. As a GeniusBonus, they are called [[Literature/TheMetamorphosis Gregor]] in both ''Covenant'' and ''From the New World''.

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* Roaches hold the distinction of being the only monsters to appear in every entry of the ''VideoGame/ShadowHearts'' series, ''Koudelka'' ''VideoGame/{{Koudelka}}'' included. As a GeniusBonus, they are called [[Literature/TheMetamorphosis Gregor]] in both ''Covenant'' and ''From the New World''.
11th Mar '17 6:09:55 AM LadyJaneGrey
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* Subverted with one-shot characters the Roaches in ''WesternAnimation/TinyToonAdventures'', who were three FunnyAnimal roaches. Not exactly creepy, except to Hampton, who finds ''all'' bugs creepy.
8th Feb '17 9:40:51 AM AtticusOmundson
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[[caption-width-right:250:Those are some bad roaches.]]

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[[caption-width-right:250:Those [[caption-width-right:250:[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pKb3ueekJW0 Those are some bad roaches.]]
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17th Jan '17 9:02:20 PM AtticusOmundson
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* In an extremely rare, but nonetheless terrifying protagonistic example, Kyouhukou in ''LightNovel/Overlord2012'' is a 30 centimeter tall cockroach king (complete with ornate crown, scepter, and cape), who commands millions of his subjects to act as an [[BossRoom Area Guardian]] of the Great Tomb of Nazerick. In volume seven, two adventurers are led through a trap into his quarters, to which he responds by regally answering their questions, then chuckling upon their attempt to negotiate freedom before finally [[FauxAffablyEvil having his subjects]] [[DevouredByTheHorde eat them alive.]]

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* In an extremely rare, but nonetheless terrifying protagonistic example, Kyouhukou in ''LightNovel/Overlord2012'' is a 30 centimeter tall cockroach king (complete with ornate crown, scepter, and cape), who commands millions of his subjects to act as an [[BossRoom Area Guardian]] of the Great Tomb of Nazerick.Nazarick. In volume seven, two adventurers are led through a trap into his quarters, to which he responds by regally answering their questions, then chuckling upon their attempt to negotiate freedom before finally [[FauxAffablyEvil having his subjects]] [[DevouredByTheHorde eat them alive.]]
17th Jan '17 8:59:57 PM AtticusOmundson
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* In an extremely rare, but nonetheless terrifying protagonistic example, Kyouhukou in ''LightNovel/Overlord2012'' is a 30 centimeter tall cockroach king (complete with ornate crown, scepter, and cape), who commands millions of his subjects to act as an [[BossRoom Area Guardian]] of the Great Tomb of Nazerick. In the volume seven, two adventurers are led through a trap into his quarters, to which he responds by regally answering their questions, then chuckling upon their attempt to negotiate freedom before finally [[FauxAffablyEvil having his subjects]] [[DevouredByTheHorde eat them alive.]]

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* In an extremely rare, but nonetheless terrifying protagonistic example, Kyouhukou in ''LightNovel/Overlord2012'' is a 30 centimeter tall cockroach king (complete with ornate crown, scepter, and cape), who commands millions of his subjects to act as an [[BossRoom Area Guardian]] of the Great Tomb of Nazerick. In the volume seven, two adventurers are led through a trap into his quarters, to which he responds by regally answering their questions, then chuckling upon their attempt to negotiate freedom before finally [[FauxAffablyEvil having his subjects]] [[DevouredByTheHorde eat them alive.]]
17th Jan '17 8:59:20 PM AtticusOmundson
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* In an extremely rare, but nonetheless terrifying protagonistic example, Kyouhukou in ''LightNovel/Overlord2012'' is a 30 centimeter tall cockroach king (complete with ornate crown, scepter, and cape), who commands millions of his subjects to act as an [[BossRoom Area Guardian]] of the Great Tomb of Nazerick. In the volume seven, two adventurers are led through a trap into his quarters, to which he responds by regally answering their questions, then chuckling upon their attempt to negotiate freedom before finally [[FauxAffablyEvil having his subjects]] [[DevouredByTheHorde eat them alive.]]
28th Oct '16 8:53:46 PM JackG
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* Inverted by stand-up comedian Jimeoin, who speculated that cockroaches who can survive nuclear war but can be crushed by thong-wearing humans would believe that HumansAreCthulhu. "Do they fear thongs like we fear nuclear war?"
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14th Aug '16 1:20:25 AM Doug86
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** Litterbug, one of [[ComicBook/{{X-Men}} the Morlocks]], is a mutant who resembles a roach.

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** Litterbug, one of [[ComicBook/{{X-Men}} [[ComicBook/XMen the Morlocks]], is a mutant who resembles a roach.
13th Aug '16 10:03:25 AM LadyJaneGrey
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** Marvel Boy, one of [[ComicBook/TheGreenGoblin Norman Osborn's]] henchmen during ''ComicBook/DarkReign'' is a Kree spliced with a roach.
** Medallion, an eccentric crime boss fought by the Punisher, wanted to create radioactive roaches. (The reason Frank regards him a joke - this plan never went anywhere.)
** Litterbug, one of the Morlocks, is a mutant who resembles a roach.
** Inheritor from Beyond is an old foe of the Hulk who is a normal roach mutated by the High Evolutionary.

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** Marvel Boy, one of [[ComicBook/TheGreenGoblin [[ComicBook/GreenGoblin Norman Osborn's]] henchmen during ''ComicBook/DarkReign'' is a Kree spliced with a roach.
** Medallion, an eccentric crime boss fought by the Punisher, ComicBook/ThePunisher, wanted to create radioactive roaches. (The reason Frank regards him a joke - this plan never went anywhere.)
** Litterbug, one of [[ComicBook/{{X-Men}} the Morlocks, Morlocks]], is a mutant who resembles a roach.
** Inheritor from Beyond is an old foe of [[ComicBook/TheIncredibleHulk the Hulk Hulk]] who is a normal roach mutated by the High Evolutionary.
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