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15th Aug '17 10:10:24 PM RAMChYLD
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* ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfHeroesTrailsOfColdSteel'' have ''Thunder Loaches''. There's two problem to that name- firstly, the they're found ''floating'' around the Nord Highlands, and secondly, [[CompletelyMissingThePoint they resemble the anglerfish instead]].
16th Jul '17 3:48:14 AM shadowbeast
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16th Jul '17 3:36:19 AM shadowbeast
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* ''TabletopGame/FantasyFliers'' has a wide variety of mounts, from technological and magical constructs ([[IfItSwimsItFlies some of which are water-based themselves, like a sky boat or submersible]]) through the usual suspects such as dragons, things you might expect to fly, such as birds and bugs, all the way up to this trope, featuring rays, sharks, cephalopods, and nautilus.


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* The [[http://www.hammacher.com/Product/Default.aspx?sku=81696 Airshark]], a remotely-guided toy airship shaped like a fish. Available in shark or anemone clown.
5th Jun '17 12:11:42 PM Xemylixa
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* Although ''VideoGame/{{Xenoblade}}'' averted this (aquatic enemies stayed underwater), ''VideoGame/XenobladeChroniclesX'' has nearly every Piscinoid enemy type fly. Many of are even shown leaping out of the water when the player approaches, even though in most cases the water wasn't nearly deep enough to submerge in.

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* Although ''VideoGame/{{Xenoblade}}'' averted this (aquatic enemies stayed underwater), ''VideoGame/XenobladeChroniclesX'' has nearly every Piscinoid enemy type fly. Many of are even shown leaping out of the water when the player approaches, even though in most cases the water wasn't nearly deep enough to submerge in.
5th Jun '17 12:10:31 PM Xemylixa
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* ''VideoGame/{{Obduction}}'' has giant fish/cetacean creatures that once swam in the skies of Kaptar.
5th Jun '17 12:01:12 PM Xemylixa
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Related to IfItSwimsItFlies. Compare SpaceWhale and LivingGasbag. Not to be confused with ShamuFu. Can be a type of AirborneMook. FishPeople are similarly air-dwelling sea-creatures (and if their culture has a HorseOfADifferentColor, expect it to be something like this - most likely a [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin seahorse]]).

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Related to IfItSwimsItFlies.IfItSwimsItFlies and TheSkyIsAnOcean. Compare SpaceWhale and LivingGasbag. Not to be confused with ShamuFu. Can be a type of AirborneMook. FishPeople are similarly air-dwelling sea-creatures (and if their culture has a HorseOfADifferentColor, expect it to be something like this - most likely a [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin seahorse]]).
17th May '17 11:04:39 AM Omeganian
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* ''The Wind Whales of Ishmael'' by Creator/PhilipJoseFarmer are naturally that.
11th Mar '17 12:58:41 PM SebastianGray
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* ''TabletopGame/{{Warhammer}}'' features Screamers of Tzeentch, which amount to flying stingrays.

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* ''TabletopGame/{{Warhammer}}'' features ''TabletopGame/{{Warhammer}}'', ''TabletopGame/WarhammerAgeOfSigmar'', and ''TabletopGame/Warhammer40000'' all feature Screamers of Tzeentch, which amount Tzeentch that are sometimes referred to as sky-sharks in-universe and resemble flying stingrays.
16th Feb '17 6:53:47 PM FF32
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* ''RuleOfRose''. [[JustifiedTrope Justified]] since... well... ''[[MindScrew Hoo boy...]]''

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* ''RuleOfRose''.''VideoGame/RuleOfRose''. [[JustifiedTrope Justified]] since... well... ''[[MindScrew Hoo boy...]]''
25th Jan '17 1:13:01 PM Theriocephalus
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* Flying fish actually has existed for quite some time in TabletopGame/MagicTheGathering, but it's only recently that they actually have the creature type Fish (creature type being the relative equivalent of species). Case in point: As early as the year 2000, we have [[http://gatherer.wizards.com/Pages/Card/Details.aspx?multiverseid=21280 Cloudskate]], a flying manta ray, and [[http://magiccards.info/od/en/61.html Amugaba]], a flying eel, but both have the creature type of ''Illusion'' instead (perhaps as a LampshadeHanging). Then there is also [[http://magiccards.info/cmd/en/52.html Mulldrifter]], an ''Elemental'' (in Lorwyn, Elementals are [[MixAndMatchCritters amalgamations of many animals]], and this one just happens to be [[JustifiedTrope part fish and part bird]]). Only recently we have actual flying fish in the form of [[http://magiccards.info/zen/en/78.html Windrider Eel]] and [[http://gatherer.wizards.com/pages/Card/Details.aspx?multiverseid=194103 Sky-Eel School]], in addition to erratas which gives other sea-creature types to those that don't have them when they are printed.

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* ''TabletopGame/MagicTheGathering'': It is not uncommon for cards based sea life to show up as sky-dwelling creatures [[note]]Mechanically, this means a creature with a creature type associated with the water also having the keyword Flying[[/note]].
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Flying fish actually has have existed for quite some time in TabletopGame/MagicTheGathering, but it's only recently that they actually have the game, although the creature type Fish (creature type being the relative equivalent of species). species) was only officially created in 1997. Case in point: As as early as the year 2000, we have [[http://gatherer.wizards.com/Pages/Card/Details.aspx?multiverseid=21280 Cloudskate]], a flying manta ray, and [[http://magiccards.info/od/en/61.html Amugaba]], a flying eel, but both have the creature type of ''Illusion'' instead (perhaps as a LampshadeHanging). Then there is also [[http://magiccards.info/cmd/en/52.html Mulldrifter]], an ''Elemental'' (in Lorwyn, Elementals are [[MixAndMatchCritters amalgamations of many animals]], and this one just happens to be [[JustifiedTrope part fish and part bird]]). Only recently we have actual flying fish in the form of [[http://magiccards.info/zen/en/78.html Windrider Eel]] and [[http://gatherer.wizards.com/pages/Card/Details.aspx?multiverseid=194103 Sky-Eel School]], in addition to erratas which gives other sea-creature types to those that don't have them when they are printed.printed.
** Aside from fish, other creature types traditionally associated with the sea have appeared as sky-based creatures. [[KrakenAndLeviathan Leviathans]] have appeared as flying creatures often enough that nearly a third of all Leviathan creatures have had Flying, beginning with [[http://magiccards.info/ds/en/120.html Eater of Days]] (in actuality a flying construct based on a leviathan) and [[http://magiccards.info/gp/en/34.html Sky Swallower]] (the first actual flying leviathan). Later, the 2016/17 expansions based on the plane of Kaladesh introduced [[http://magiccards.info/kld/en/54.html flying]] [[http://magiccards.info/aer/en/27.html whales]].
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