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21st Aug '16 6:08:12 AM Lumpenprole
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* This is pretty much a given in the world of ''Webcomic/{{Drowtales}}'', especially in the city of Chel'el'sussoloth, which following a 15 year timeskip is largely embroiled in a civil war. And even before the war the ever present threat of demonic possession meant it was practical to keep at least a sword around in case your family members or friends suddenly started trying to eat your brains.

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* This is pretty much a given in the world of ''Webcomic/{{Drowtales}}'', especially in the city of Chel'el'sussoloth, which following a 15 year timeskip is largely embroiled in a civil war. And even before the war the ever present threat of demonic possession meant it was practical prudent to keep at least a sword around at hand in case your family members or friends suddenly started trying to eat your brains.
18th Aug '16 7:59:18 PM Lumpenprole
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* ''Film/Dead Snow Red Vs Dead'': Averted, when some Americans are facing a horde of undead Nazi soldiers in Norway. Accustomed to being able to buy shotguns and hunting rifles in any sporting goods store, they are appalled at the lack of available firearms.

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* ''Film/Dead Snow Red Vs Dead'': ''Film/DeadSnowRedVsDead'': Averted, when some Americans are facing a horde of undead Nazi soldiers in Norway. Accustomed to being able to buy shotguns and hunting rifles in any sporting goods store, they are appalled at the lack of available firearms.
18th Aug '16 7:58:05 PM Lumpenprole
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* ''Film/DeadSnow'': Averted in the sequel, when some Americans are facing a horde of undead Nazi soldiers in Norway. Accustomed to being able to buy shotguns and hunting rifles in any sporting goods store, they are appalled at the lack of available firearms.

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* ''Film/DeadSnow'': Averted in the sequel, ''Film/Dead Snow Red Vs Dead'': Averted, when some Americans are facing a horde of undead Nazi soldiers in Norway. Accustomed to being able to buy shotguns and hunting rifles in any sporting goods store, they are appalled at the lack of available firearms.
18th Aug '16 7:54:45 PM Lumpenprole
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* ''VideoGame/Westerado'': Virtually without exception, every male character in the game has a gun (or a bola. And Indians use tomahawks.), which they will draw if a fight breaks out. Most female characters are also armed with shotguns.

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* ''VideoGame/Westerado'': ''{{VideoGame/Westerado}}'' : Virtually without exception, every male character in the game has a gun (or a bola. And Indians use tomahawks.), which they will draw if a fight breaks out. Most female characters are also armed with shotguns.
18th Aug '16 7:51:09 PM Lumpenprole
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* ''VideoGame/Westerado'': Virtually without exception, every male character in the game has a gun (or a bola. And Indians use tomahawks.), which they will draw if a fight breaks out. Most female characters are also armed with shotguns.
18th Aug '16 7:47:12 PM Lumpenprole
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* ''Series/TheFall'' is set in Northern Ireland, where members of the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI)routinely go armed, unlike the majority of United Kingdom law enforcement.
18th Aug '16 7:39:06 PM Lumpenprole
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* The premise of Anime/BurstAngel is that the Japanese government has had to allow the private possession of firearms in the breakdown of civil order following a mega-earthquake and the rise of marauding criminal gangs.

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* The premise of Anime/BurstAngel ''Anime/BurstAngel'' is that the Japanese government has had to allow the private possession of firearms in the breakdown of civil order following a mega-earthquake and the rise of marauding criminal gangs.
18th Aug '16 7:38:08 PM Lumpenprole
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* The premise of Anime/BurstAngel is that the Japanese government has had to allow the private possession of firearms in the breakdown of civil order following a mega-earthquake and the rise of marauding criminal gangs.
18th Aug '16 6:10:29 PM Tre
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* ''Mega Python vs. Gatoroid'' on SyFy. There was a scene at a outdoor function that the gators / pythons attacked, and as soon as the attack began, everyone (including the waiters) was suddenly packing heat, and laid down a torrent of lead.

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* ''Mega Python vs. Gatoroid'' on SyFy.Gatoroid,'' one of Creator/{{Syfy}}'s [[Film/SyfyOriginalMovie original films]]. There was a scene at a outdoor function that the gators / pythons attacked, and as soon as the attack began, everyone (including the waiters) was suddenly packing heat, and laid down a torrent of lead.
16th Aug '16 8:09:40 PM Lumpenprole
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* Some historical social classes, such as gentlemen in Europe and samurai in Japan, carried weapons as a symbol of their station. In Europe, when swords went out of style, walking sticks took over, which were essentially fancy clubs. Thus, when you were rubbing elbows with the elite, everyone was armed.

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* Some historical social classes, such as gentlemen in Europe and samurai in Japan, carried weapons as a symbol of their station. In Europe, when swords went out of style, walking sticks took over, which were essentially fancy clubs.clubs(Unless they were actually [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swordstick Swordsticks]]). Thus, when you were rubbing elbows with the elite, everyone was armed.
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