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15th May '16 4:26:40 PM LadyKalma
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* The TropeCodifier is the Mind Flayers/Illithids in ''TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons'' as pictured above, but despite the similarities Gary Gygax did ''not'' base his creations directly on Cthulhu, but on an unrelated novel cover[[note]]If you're curious, the cover has skulls with roots growing through them[[/note]].

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* The TropeCodifier is the Mind Flayers/Illithids in ''TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons'' as pictured above, but despite the similarities Gary Gygax did ''not'' base his creations directly on Cthulhu, but on an unrelated a novel cover[[note]]If you're curious, cover[[note]]Though the cover has skulls with roots growing through them[[/note]].depicts a Chthonian emerging from the ground, a tentacled worm-monster from the Cthulhu Mythos[[/note]].
4th Apr '16 10:16:20 AM CLT009
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** Also Amygdala, which is (by [[EldritchAbomination Great One]] standards) pretty damn humanoid. It's also got lots of arms, six fingers on each of its hands, and the bulbous be-tentacled head is [[BrainMonster a mostly-exposed brain]] that's (sometimes) also covered in [[EyesDoNotBelongThere eyes]]...
29th Feb '16 7:35:47 PM Mhazard
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* The TropeNamer here should very well be one of [[Creator/HPLovecraft Lovecraft's]] own alien races, the octopoid "[[Literature/CthulhuMytho star-spawn of Cthulhu]]"' which look much like their master/father/high priest/god.

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* The TropeNamer here should very well be one of [[Creator/HPLovecraft Lovecraft's]] own alien races, the octopoid "[[Literature/CthulhuMytho "[[Literature/CthulhuMythos star-spawn of Cthulhu]]"' which look much like their master/father/high priest/god.
29th Feb '16 7:35:34 PM Mhazard
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* The TropeNamer here should very well be one of Lovecraft's own alien races, the octopoid "star-spawn of Cthulhu," which look much like their master/father/high priest/god.

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* The TropeNamer here should very well be one of Lovecraft's [[Creator/HPLovecraft Lovecraft's]] own alien races, the octopoid "star-spawn "[[Literature/CthulhuMytho star-spawn of Cthulhu," Cthulhu]]"' which look much like their master/father/high priest/god.
29th Feb '16 7:34:24 PM Mhazard
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* The first example here should very well be one of Lovecraft's own alien races, the octopoid "star-spawn of Cthulhu," which look much like their master/father/high priest/god.

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* The first example TropeNamer here should very well be one of Lovecraft's own alien races, the octopoid "star-spawn of Cthulhu," which look much like their master/father/high priest/god.



* Mind Flayers/Illithids in ''TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons'', but despite the similarities Gary Gygax did ''not'' base his creations directly on Cthulhu, but on an unrelated novel cover[[note]]If you're curious, the cover has skulls with roots growing through them[[/note]].

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* The TropeCodifier is the Mind Flayers/Illithids in ''TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons'', ''TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons'' as pictured above, but despite the similarities Gary Gygax did ''not'' base his creations directly on Cthulhu, but on an unrelated novel cover[[note]]If you're curious, the cover has skulls with roots growing through them[[/note]].
8th Jan '16 2:44:14 PM IRQ
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* Faceless Void's model in ''VideoGame/DOTA'' looks like this.''VideoGame/DOTA2'' makes his head more similar to that of a hammerhead shark instead.

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* Faceless Void's model in ''VideoGame/DOTA'' ''VideoGame/DefendersOfTheAncients'' looks like this.this. ''VideoGame/DOTA2'' makes his head more similar to that of a hammerhead shark instead.
8th Jan '16 2:43:42 PM IRQ
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* Faceless Void's model in ''VideoGame/DotA'' looks like this.''VideoGame/DOTA2'' makes his head more similar to that of a hammerhead shark instead.

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* Faceless Void's model in ''VideoGame/DotA'' ''VideoGame/DOTA'' looks like this.''VideoGame/DOTA2'' makes his head more similar to that of a hammerhead shark instead.
8th Jan '16 2:42:51 PM IRQ
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* Faceless Void's model in ''VideoGame/DotA'' looks like this.''VideoGame/DOTA2'' makes his head more similar to that of a hammerhead shark instead.
2nd Jan '16 2:44:57 AM morenohijazo
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* The Ood from ''Series/DoctorWho'' are an interesting sort of double subversion in that despite their creepy appearance, they're perfectly cheerful and friendly, but their psychic hivemind also makes them prone to takeover by genuine EldritchAbominations.

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* The Ood from ''Series/DoctorWho'' are an interesting sort of double subversion in that despite their creepy appearance, they're perfectly cheerful and friendly, but their psychic hivemind also makes them prone to takeover by genuine EldritchAbominations.{{Eldritch Abomination}}s.
12th Dec '15 4:25:54 PM nombretomado
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** Some of them. Others are [[XWingSeries heroic pilots]] who get past their rivalry with [[FishPeople Mon Calamari]].

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** Some of them. Others are [[XWingSeries [[Literature/XWingSeries heroic pilots]] who get past their rivalry with [[FishPeople Mon Calamari]].
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