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23rd Nov '16 9:53:11 AM MadCat221
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* In ''VideoGame/TheWitcher3WildHunt'', [[ScarilyCompetentTracker tracking]] a quarry for a quest often involves following a trail illuminated by focusing Geralt's [[SuperSenses Witcher Senses]].

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* In ''VideoGame/TheWitcher3WildHunt'', [[ScarilyCompetentTracker tracking]] a quarry for a quest often involves following a trail illuminated by focusing Geralt's [[PlayerCharacter Geralt]]'s [[SuperSenses Witcher Senses]].
23rd Nov '16 9:52:50 AM MadCat221
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* In ''VideoGame/TheWitcher3WildHunt'', [[ScarilyCompetentTracker tracking]] a quarry for a quest often involves following a trail illuminated by focusing Geralt's [[SuperSenses Witcher Senses]].
15th Oct '16 4:14:19 AM Morgenthaler
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* The TV series ''Series/{{V}}'' (the eighties version) had a Visitor use this technology in a fold-down eyepatch to track LaResistance members.

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* The TV series ''Series/{{V}}'' (the eighties version) ''Series/{{V 1983}}'' had a Visitor use this technology in a fold-down eyepatch to track LaResistance members.
4th Oct '16 2:58:08 PM Exxolon
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* A variant in a ''Series/TheManFromUncle'' episode. One agent sprays the soles of his shoes with a chemical before carefully walking through a minefield with a hand held detector. His partner who lacks a detector uses a pair of special goggles to see the ultraviolet footprints left by the first agent and walks in his footprints to also safely pass through the mines.
12th Jun '16 3:29:51 AM Morgenthaler
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* In the ''[[TheSimpsons Simpsons]]'' TreehouseOfHorror segment, the town holds a meeting regarding pranksters who have been pulling tricks through a magic stopwatch. Mayor Quimby reveals he covered the room with ultraviolet powder to find out the culprits and turns off the light to reveal glowing footprints leading to Bart and Milhouse.

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* In the ''[[TheSimpsons Simpsons]]'' TreehouseOfHorror ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'' WesternAnimation/TreehouseOfHorror segment, the town holds a meeting regarding pranksters who have been pulling tricks through a magic stopwatch. Mayor Quimby reveals he covered the room with ultraviolet powder to find out the culprits and turns off the light to reveal glowing footprints leading to Bart and Milhouse.
29th Jan '16 1:56:34 PM Pseudoname
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* ''Videogame/{{Evolve}}'' uses this on the monster's footprints, allowing hunters without more specialized gear to track the monster. The monster can also use this to see the hunters tracks while smelling, allowing it to track down fleeing hunters or locate cloaked ones.
28th Oct '15 12:46:43 PM FF32
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* Agent Norman's [[GogglesDoSomethingUnusual ARI]] in ''HeavyRain'' highlights the footprints this way.

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* Agent Norman's [[GogglesDoSomethingUnusual ARI]] in ''HeavyRain'' ''VideoGame/HeavyRain'' highlights the footprints this way.
20th May '15 7:52:07 AM Prfnoff
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* The Trace biochip in ''TheJourneymanProject''.

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* The Trace biochip in ''TheJourneymanProject''.''VideoGame/TheJourneymanProject''.



* The Mask of Kan'ami in TheSecretWorld can see the trails of people who are feeling strong emotions. These emotion trails are shown as brightly colored ribbons of light.

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* The Mask of Kan'ami in TheSecretWorld ''VideoGame/TheSecretWorld'' can see the trails of people who are feeling strong emotions. These emotion trails are shown as brightly colored ribbons of light.



* In ''KingOfTheHill'' episode ''The Exterminator'', Dale finds a rat by detecting urine trail through a bright light.
* Used in the 1969 ''ScoobyDooWhereAreYou'' episode "Kooky Space Kook."

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* In ''KingOfTheHill'' ''WesternAnimation/KingOfTheHill'' episode ''The Exterminator'', Dale finds a rat by detecting urine trail through a bright light.
* Used in the 1969 ''ScoobyDooWhereAreYou'' ''WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooWhereAreYou'' episode "Kooky Space Kook."
1st Apr '15 11:03:07 AM Chabal2
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* ''Videogame/TwilightPrincess'' uses a floating colored fog of scent which you track using your wolf's senses. It also prevents you from taking in much of the scenery.
* ''Videogame/DarkDawn'': Sceta's Track ability works like this, but only sees use once or twice.
27th Dec '14 7:15:28 AM Morgenthaler
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* In a deleted scene in ''[[Film/TRONLegacy TRON: Legacy]]'', Rinzler uses this to determine the heroes fled on a Light Train.
* Not quite ''footsteps'', but in ''[[ShortCircuit Short Circuit 2]]'' Johnny Five is able to spot tyre tracks in a similar way.

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* In a deleted scene in ''[[Film/TRONLegacy TRON: Legacy]]'', Rinzler uses this to determine Taken UpToEleven with Captaine [=DuBois=] of ''WesternAnimation/Madagascar3EuropesMostWanted'', who not only can see the heroes fled on a Light Train.
* Not quite ''footsteps'', but in ''[[ShortCircuit Short Circuit 2]]'' Johnny Five is able to spot tyre
tracks in a similar way.of animals but colorful afterimages of their whole bodies as they re-enact their last movements.



[[folder:Films -- Live-Action]]
* In a deleted scene in ''Film/TRONLegacy'', Rinzler uses this to determine the heroes fled on a Light Train.
* Not quite ''footsteps'', but in ''Film/ShortCircuit 2'' Johnny Five is able to spot tyre tracks in a similar way.
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* In the Literature/{{Discworld}} novels, Angua in her wolf shape sees the world through a sort of synesthesia: smells show up as different trails of colors, which she then follows.

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* In the Literature/{{Discworld}} ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'' novels, Angua in her wolf shape sees the world through a sort of synesthesia: smells show up as different trails of colors, which she then follows.



* Taken UpToEleven with Captaine [=DuBois=] of the third ''WesternAnimation/{{Madagascar}}'' film, who not only can see the tracks of animals but colorful afterimages of their whole bodies as they re-enact their last movements.
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