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28th Jun '16 6:26:34 PM Adept
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** The AGDInteractive FanRemake of ''VideoGame/KingsQuestII'' also uses this as a plot point.

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** The AGDInteractive Creator/AGDInteractive FanRemake of ''VideoGame/KingsQuestII'' also uses this as a plot point.
25th Jun '16 9:10:08 PM nombretomado
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* The graveyard in Nashkel in the first ''BaldursGate'' game is full of these, including an EasterEgg that'll trigger a BonusBoss fight if you click on it too many times.

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* The graveyard in Nashkel in the first ''BaldursGate'' ''VideoGame/BaldursGate'' game is full of these, including an EasterEgg that'll trigger a BonusBoss fight if you click on it too many times.
7th Jun '16 3:02:13 PM Morgenthaler
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* OlderThanYouThink: Creator/AmbroseBierce has examples of humorous epitaphs in ''TheDevilsDictionary'', such as "Sacred to the memory of Jeremiah Tree. Cut down May 9th, 1862, aged 27 yrs. 4 mos. and 12 ds. Indigenous."

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* OlderThanYouThink: Creator/AmbroseBierce has examples of humorous epitaphs in ''TheDevilsDictionary'', ''Literature/TheDevilsDictionary'', such as "Sacred to the memory of Jeremiah Tree. Cut down May 9th, 1862, aged 27 yrs. 4 mos. and 12 ds. Indigenous."
8th May '16 1:45:47 PM nombretomado
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* ''HeyArnold'' did this with a SubvertedRhymeEveryOccasion.

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* ''HeyArnold'' ''WesternAnimation/HeyArnold'' did this with a SubvertedRhymeEveryOccasion.
16th Apr '16 2:21:31 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''UltimaV'', ''[[UltimaVI VI]]'' and ''[[UltimaVII VII]]'' had a number of puns on grave stones.

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* ''UltimaV'', ''[[UltimaVI ''VideoGame/UltimaV'', ''[[VideoGame/UltimaVI VI]]'' and ''[[UltimaVII ''[[VideoGame/UltimaVII VII]]'' had a number of puns on grave stones.



* ''{{Neopets}}''' first VideoGame release, ''Neopets: The Darkest Faerie'', lets you read the unusually jovial tombstones around crypts.
* ''ShadowWarrior'' has a hidden tombstone that says "[[JackieChan Chan]] He Slipped in the Shower".

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* ''{{Neopets}}''' ''VideoGame/{{Neopets}}''' first VideoGame release, ''Neopets: The Darkest Faerie'', lets you read the unusually jovial tombstones around crypts.
* ''ShadowWarrior'' ''VideoGame/ShadowWarrior'' has a hidden tombstone that says "[[JackieChan Chan]] He Slipped in the Shower".



* ''GrandTheftAutoLibertyCityStories''' Staunton graveyard is chucked full of these. Hilariously, it becomes increasingly populated as your protagonist kills off selected characters throughout the storyline.
** On a more minor note, ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAutoSanAndreas'' features "R.I.P. Opposition" tombstones at a San Fierro memorial, referring to the rivalry between Rockstar North and developers of "[[FollowTheLeader GTA clones]]".

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* ''GrandTheftAutoLibertyCityStories''' ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAutoLibertyCityStories''' Staunton graveyard is chucked full of these. Hilariously, it becomes increasingly populated as your protagonist kills off selected characters throughout the storyline.
** * On a more minor note, ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAutoSanAndreas'' features "R.I.P. Opposition" tombstones at a San Fierro memorial, referring to the rivalry between Rockstar North and developers of "[[FollowTheLeader GTA clones]]".
9th Mar '16 10:07:37 AM Hossmeister
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* ''BeavisAndButthead'' in their parody of Creator/CharlesDickens' ''Literature/AChristmasCarol'': 'Here lies Beavis. He never scored.'

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* ''BeavisAndButthead'' ''WesternAnimation/BeavisAndButthead'' in their parody of Creator/CharlesDickens' ''Literature/AChristmasCarol'': 'Here lies Beavis. He never scored.'
28th Feb '16 11:00:21 AM lbmcc2000
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* ''Literature/CatcherInTheRye'' has Holden remarking on profane vandalism and saying that his gravestone will most likely read: "Holden Caulfield, [date of birth]-[date of death], Fuck you."
18th Jan '16 3:55:49 AM StarTropes
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* Creator/DeForestKelley once joked that his tombstone would say, [[Series/StarTrek "He'd Dead, Jim."]]
12th Jan '16 5:09:23 PM nombretomado
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* In ''{{RuneScape}}'', the boss room of [[OurZombiesAreDifferent Gravecreeper]] is littered with graves of the game developers.

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* In ''{{RuneScape}}'', ''VideoGame/{{RuneScape}}'', the boss room of [[OurZombiesAreDifferent Gravecreeper]] is littered with graves of the game developers.
28th Dec '15 8:37:42 AM Sonofstranger
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** In ''VideoGame/TheElderScrollsVSkyrim'', many of the word walls that you get your words of power from are epitaphs of some sort in the dragon language. A lot of them say something about some hero who died in battle, or some sort of ancient Nord proverb, but some of them say something like this:
--> Here lies Fjolmod Foul-Air who
--> stank as much on earth as
--> his body does now in the ground.
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