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12th Sep '16 6:39:11 AM Prfnoff
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* In ''VideoGame/SpankysQuest'' (SNES version), both player and enemy characters can shoot out of cannons, though neither exactly qualifies as human.
8th Sep '16 4:39:55 PM MrNickelodeon
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* ''Ride/SpaceMountain'' at [[Ride/DisneyThemeParks Disneyland Paris]] has guests being shot into space via a giant cannon, in homage to ''Literature/FromTheEarthToTheMoon''.

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1st Sep '16 8:15:51 AM LadyJaneGrey
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* ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft'': Not truly a cannon, but the Ultrasafe Personnel Launcher used by the gnomes in Steelgrill's Depot (and anyone allied with them, like your character) to get past the enemy and their base camp is the same idea. (Luckily, a parachute is provided when you use it, and the guy you report to assured the disorientation lasts only a minute or so.)
31st Aug '16 5:29:28 AM LadyJaneGrey
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31st Aug '16 5:28:31 AM LadyJaneGrey
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* ''WesternAnimation/CelebrityDeathmathc'' Roberto Benigni [[AchievementsInIgnorance accidentally wins]] his bout with Benito Mussolini this way.

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* ''WesternAnimation/CelebrityDeathmathc'' ''WesternAnimation/CelebrityDeathmatch'' Roberto Benigni [[AchievementsInIgnorance accidentally wins]] his bout with Benito Mussolini this way.
31st Aug '16 5:27:48 AM LadyJaneGrey
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* ''WesternAnimation/CelebrityDeathmathc'' Roberto Benigni [[AchievementsInIgnorance accidentally wins]] his bout with Benito Mussolini this way.
31st Aug '16 5:21:52 AM LadyJaneGrey
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* Parker Brothers had a game in 1990 called ''Flying Pirates'' which featured nutty pirates using this method to board an enemy ship. (The game itself involved each player having a toy ship, where the objective was to launch the small figures onto the opponent's ship; first player to tip the opposing ship over wins.)
26th Jul '16 9:10:35 PM KingLyger
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[[caption-width-right:258:There are few men of his caliber.]]
15th Jul '16 9:50:09 PM TimeTravelerEon
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* One DLC vehicle in ''VideoGame/SaintsRowTheThird'', the Genki Manapault, uses this as its main weapon. Driving into pedestrians, gang members, or even ''your own homies'' sucks them up, at which point they can be promptly fired out of the cannon atop the car, leaving a trail of sparkling stars along the way.
4th Jul '16 7:05:34 AM Morgenthaler
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-->It took perhaps a few more moments than it had for her�which likely said something about the relationship between Sophia and the rest�but in a matter of moments, Sophia was holding out a massive, glimmering black crossbow.\\

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-->It took perhaps a few more moments than it had for her�which her-which likely said something about the relationship between Sophia and the rest�but rest-but in a matter of moments, Sophia was holding out a massive, glimmering black crossbow.\\
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