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9th Jun '16 7:35:20 PM nombretomado
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* An episode of ''SamuraiJack'' featured a group of metal-eating robots who, of course, forgot they were robots (thanks to synthetic skin). They're defeated when, in their frenzy, they tear the skin off each other, and, seeing metal, consume each other.

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* An episode of ''SamuraiJack'' ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'' featured a group of metal-eating robots who, of course, forgot they were robots (thanks to synthetic skin). They're defeated when, in their frenzy, they tear the skin off each other, and, seeing metal, consume each other.
26th May '16 12:43:38 AM bwburke94
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* K-9 in the ''Series/DoctorWho'' story "Destiny of the Daleks" comes down with LampShaded but unexplained laryngitis. (''This'' form of laryngitis explains a change of voice actor later.)

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* K-9 K9 in the ''Series/DoctorWho'' story "Destiny of the Daleks" comes down with LampShaded but unexplained laryngitis. (''This'' form of laryngitis explains a change of voice actor later.)
10th Apr '16 4:06:37 PM LentilSandEater
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* Because all the squadmates in ''VideoGame/MassEffect2'' have the same animations, [[spoiler:Legion]] will often be hunched over and out of breath, or leaning against something, scratching, rolling his shoulders, or whatever else organic squadmates do. Considering that [[spoiler:Legion]]'s terminal was made specifically to interact with organics, it is [[JustifiedTrope justified]] in some respects that he would act like them.

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* Because all the squadmates in ''VideoGame/MassEffect2'' have the same animations, [[spoiler:Legion]] will often be hunched over and out of breath, or leaning against something, scratching, rolling his shoulders, or whatever else organic squadmates do. Considering that [[spoiler:Legion]]'s terminal was made specifically to interact with organics, it is [[JustifiedTrope justified]] in some respects that he would act like them.
21st Feb '16 10:45:56 PM Rbade
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* In ''Webcomic/BobAndGeorge''. It is pretty ambiguous just what the main cast '''is'''. One the one hand, we see Mega Man with his head opened for repairs, cut in half and ending up fine, and we actually get to see him get built. On the OTHER, he eats ice cream and is apparently [[http://www.bobandgeorge.com/archives/020509c affected by drugs]].
14th Feb '16 1:00:45 AM intastiel
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* While fleeing some singularly nasty adversaries in ''TabletopGame/VampireTheRequiem'', Solomon Birch has to remind himself that he's [[TheUndead undead]], his body hasn't functioned for centuries, and therefore his muscles should ''not'' be burning from exertion.
26th Sep '15 4:29:00 PM TheUnknownUploader
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* The robots on ''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000'' switch between needing air and not needing air, depending on the situation. Like C-3P0, Tom sometimes had references in the script to smiling or, worse, having a look in the eyes... that he hasn't got. To say nothing of them eating, their apparent ability to cry, Gypsy's inexplicable fixation with Richard Basehart, etc. [[MST3KMantra Remember the mantra...]]

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* The robots on ''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000'' switch between needing air and not needing air, depending on the situation. Like C-3P0, Tom sometimes had references in the script to smiling or, worse, having a look in the eyes... that he hasn't got. To say nothing of them eating, their apparent ability to cry, cry and get sick, Gypsy's inexplicable fixation with Richard Basehart, etc. [[MST3KMantra Remember the mantra...]]
7th Sep '15 9:06:49 PM nombretomado
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** [[{{Nextwave}} His robot brain needs beer.]]

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** [[{{Nextwave}} [[ComicBook/{{Nextwave}} His robot brain needs beer.]]
13th Jun '15 8:13:36 AM Prfnoff
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* Lampshaded in ''StarBlazers.'' Just for the heck of it, I.Q.-9 programs himself to be able to hiccup, like a human being. Then he can't figure out how to get rid of them, and spends the HIC! whole HIC! episode HIC! hiccuping HIC!
* Not exactly a robot, but [[Manga/FullmetalAlchemist Alphonse Elric]] tends to make weeping or out-of-breath noises a lot. He's a disembodied soul bound to a suit of armor. He should not need to do that. Despite making the sounds, however, he can exercise for hours without rest or sleep.

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* Lampshaded in ''StarBlazers.'' ''[[Anime/SpaceBattleshipYamato Star Blazers]]''. Just for the heck of it, I.Q.-9 programs himself to be able to hiccup, like a human being. Then he can't figure out how to get rid of them, and spends the HIC! whole HIC! episode HIC! hiccuping HIC!
* ''Manga/FullmetalAlchemist'': Not exactly a robot, but [[Manga/FullmetalAlchemist Alphonse Elric]] Elric tends to make weeping or out-of-breath noises a lot. He's a disembodied soul bound to a suit of armor. He should not need to do that. Despite making the sounds, however, he can exercise for hours without rest or sleep.



* The robots on ''{{MST3K}}'' switch between needing air and not needing air, depending on the situation. Like C-3P0, Tom sometimes had references in the script to smiling or, worse, having a look in the eyes... that he hasn't got. To say nothing of them eating, their apparent ability to cry, Gypsy's inexplicable fixation with Richard Basehart, etc. [[MST3KMantra Remember the mantra...]]

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* The robots on ''{{MST3K}}'' ''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000'' switch between needing air and not needing air, depending on the situation. Like C-3P0, Tom sometimes had references in the script to smiling or, worse, having a look in the eyes... that he hasn't got. To say nothing of them eating, their apparent ability to cry, Gypsy's inexplicable fixation with Richard Basehart, etc. [[MST3KMantra Remember the mantra...]]



* The robot Pal-18 from ''{{Anachronox}}'' can get poisoned, confused, and any other status effect, just like his living party members; he can also get healed and resurrected with items. (Justified because healgrease contains nanobots capable of repairing both robotic and organic bodies, and timeminder tears mess around with time and essentially snatch you back from just before you were killed.) In a related case, all these things also count for Democratus, who is not a robot but a miniaturised ''planet''. Please don't think too deeply what it means when it takes damage, or when you pour healgrease on it.

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* The robot Pal-18 from ''{{Anachronox}}'' ''VideoGame/{{Anachronox}}'' can get poisoned, confused, and any other status effect, {{Standard Status Effect|s}}, just like his living party members; he can also get healed and resurrected with items. (Justified because healgrease contains nanobots capable of repairing both robotic and organic bodies, and timeminder tears mess around with time and essentially snatch you back from just before you were killed.) In a related case, all these things also count for Democratus, who is not a robot but a miniaturised ''planet''. Please don't think too deeply what it means when it takes damage, or when you pour healgrease on it.
9th Apr '15 6:06:00 AM videogmer314
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* In ''VideoGame/{{Fallout 3}}'', Chief Harkness is really an Android, A3-21, who has undergone MagicPlasticSurgery and a mind wipe, and you have to convince him of his true self.
2nd Mar '15 3:11:54 AM Hanz
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* In ''TheOldRepublic'', Sith Warrior players are fully capable of Force Choking a droid. How, precisely, one induces a robot to ''choke in agony'' is not really explored, but a strong, crushing force damaging internal hardware isn't too much of a stretch.

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* In ''TheOldRepublic'', ''Videogame/StarWarsTheOldRepublic'', Sith Warrior players are fully capable of Force Choking a droid. How, precisely, one induces a robot to ''choke in agony'' is not really explored, but a strong, crushing force damaging internal hardware isn't too much of a stretch.
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