History Main / FlareGun

21st Sep '17 2:18:12 PM Gatordragon24
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* Strix's pistol from ''VideoGame/{{Paladins}}'' can shoot flares that reveal enemies to him in the area where they land. The flares can also set enemies on fire, but doing so consumes the flare and its reveal effect.

to:

* Strix's pistol from ''VideoGame/{{Paladins}}'' can shoot flares that reveal enemies to him in the area where they land. The flares can also set enemies on fire, but doing so hitting an enemy consumes the flare and its reveal effect.
21st Sep '17 2:16:39 PM Gatordragon24
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''VideoGame/{{Overwatch}}'': McCree's Lifeguard skin has his revolver in the appearance of a flare gun, although it still functions like his normal revolver.

to:

* ''VideoGame/{{Overwatch}}'': McCree's [=McCree=]'s Lifeguard skin has his revolver in the appearance of a flare gun, although it still functions like his normal revolver.revolver.
* Strix's pistol from ''VideoGame/{{Paladins}}'' can shoot flares that reveal enemies to him in the area where they land. The flares can also set enemies on fire, but doing so consumes the flare and its reveal effect.
10th Aug '17 5:31:47 AM KZN02
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* ''VideoGame/{{Overwatch}}'': McCree's Lifeguard skin has his revolver in the appearance of a flare gun, although it still functions like his normal revolver.
15th Jul '17 9:50:26 AM JackG
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* ''Presumed Dead'' by Rick Kennett. After being stranded on an alien world, Cy De Gerch has to resort to one after she uses up the power in her laser pistol, ''then'' discovers that one of the StarfishAliens humanity is fighting is stranded on the planet with her. RealityEnsues as the weapon is of limited use except for distracting or inflicting minor injuries on the alien during their battles. However in the final battle, the flare bounces off the alien's skin and rolls beneath it, where it detonates just Cy De Gerch is about to be smothered to death by the alien.
30th Jun '17 9:15:27 AM Peacenik
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* During the fight against the dirt bikers in ''Film/MadMaxFuryRoad'', Furiosa shoots a biker in the face with one, causing him to lose his balance and fall under the wheels of the rig. (The flare gun in question is a variant that bursts into brightly coloured powder designed to be visible in bright daylight."

to:

* During the fight against the dirt bikers in ''Film/MadMaxFuryRoad'', Furiosa shoots a biker in the face with one, causing him to lose his balance and fall under the wheels of the rig. (The flare gun in question is a variant that bursts into brightly coloured powder designed to be visible in bright daylight.")
30th Jun '17 9:14:33 AM Peacenik
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* During the fight against the dirt bikers in ''Film/MadMaxFuryRoad'', Furiosa shoots a biker in the face with one, causing him to lose his balance and fall under the wheels of the rig. (The flare gun in question is a variant that bursts into brightly coloured powder designed to be visible in bright daylight."
24th Jun '17 4:24:23 AM Arivne
Is there an issue? Send a Message
































* In ''Film/{{Tremors}}'', one of the many weapons used by Burt and Heather Gummer on the Graboid that smashes into their underground "rec room."

to:

* In ''Film/{{Tremors}}'', a flare gun is one of the many weapons used by Burt and Heather Gummer on the Graboid that smashes into their underground "rec room."


























































22nd Apr '17 8:16:37 PM nombretomado
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''SurvivalOfTheFittest's'' Maria Graham gets a flare gun as an assigned weapon. Later, she shoots somebody with it, and while it ends up bouncing off his chest, it ricochets into the girl next to him and gets caught in her shirt, [[KillItWithFire burning a hole right through victim before igniting and vaporizing her torso, and then burning down everything in a 20 yard radius.]] Flare guns are ''dangerous.''

to:

* ''SurvivalOfTheFittest's'' ''Roleplay/SurvivalOfTheFittest's'' Maria Graham gets a flare gun as an assigned weapon. Later, she shoots somebody with it, and while it ends up bouncing off his chest, it ricochets into the girl next to him and gets caught in her shirt, [[KillItWithFire burning a hole right through victim before igniting and vaporizing her torso, and then burning down everything in a 20 yard radius.]] Flare guns are ''dangerous.''
2nd Apr '17 5:14:43 PM maxwellsilver
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In the 1989 thriller ''Dead Calm'' [[spoiler:the psycho is finally killed]] by being shot in the mouth with a hand-launched flare, avoiding the penetration issue.

to:

* In the 1989 thriller ''Dead Calm'' ''Film/DeadCalm'' [[spoiler:the psycho is finally killed]] by being shot in the mouth with a hand-launched flare, avoiding the penetration issue.
26th Mar '17 10:21:30 AM ultimomant
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''Series/TheHardyBoysNancyDrewMysteries'': the 3rd season episode ''Dangerous Waters'' not only has Frank Hardy firing a flare gun to signal the rescue boat to come in, but also fires it directly at the mooks to drive them off.
* ''Series/NCIS'' episode "Being Bad" had a cornered suspect kill himself with a flare gun; as noted, it didn't penetrate his skull but killed him via the impact off his head. Seen-it-all coroner Ducky said a flare gun suicide was a first, even for him.


to:

* ''Series/TheHardyBoysNancyDrewMysteries'': the The 3rd season episode ''Dangerous Waters'' not only has Frank Hardy firing a flare gun to signal the rescue boat to come in, but also fires it directly at the mooks to drive them off.
* ''Series/NCIS'' ''Series/{{NCIS}}'' episode "Being Bad" had a cornered suspect kill himself with a flare gun; as noted, it didn't penetrate his skull but killed him via the impact off his head. Seen-it-all coroner Ducky said a flare gun suicide was a first, even for him.

This list shows the last 10 events of 202. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Main.FlareGun