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31st Aug '17 6:33:50 PM FactoidCow
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* Rapunzel from ''Disney/{{Tangled}}'' finds grass strange and new after being kept in a small tower all her life. Once she exits, [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_sSTGPtEBkU she tentatively touches the ground for the first time and feels the grass with her bare feet]].
18th Jul '17 12:15:36 PM nighttrainfm
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* When 10's hand gets chopped off in ''Series/DoctorWho'', shortly after his regeneration there's a short focus on it as he grows a new one. "I've got just enough residual cellular energy -- to do this. ''*regrows hand*'' ...Wanna know the best bit? This new hand is a ''fightin''' hand."

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* ''Series/DoctorWho'':
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When 10's the Tenth Doctor's hand gets chopped off in ''Series/DoctorWho'', - shortly after his regeneration - there's a short focus on it as he grows a new one. "I've got just enough residual cellular energy -- to do this. ''*regrows hand*'' ...Wanna know the best bit? This new hand is of mine... it's a ''fightin''' hand."hand!"
2nd Jul '17 5:12:13 AM johnnye
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* Jake of ''Film/{{Avatar}}'' lost the use of his human legs in battle, and one of the things he loves about his avatar body is that it is whole. When he first "wakes up" in it, there is focus on his exploring new things he can do, like running and jumping.

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* Jake of ''Film/{{Avatar}}'' lost the use of his human legs in battle, and one of the things he loves about his avatar body is that it is whole. When he first "wakes up" in it, there is focus on his exploring new things he can do, like running and jumping. (There's also a {{downplayed}} moment of implied SenseLossSadness the first time he wakes up back in his human body.)
9th Jun '17 11:09:23 AM Abodos
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* In the 3DS remake of ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaMajorasMask'', Link has an IdleAnimation in his [[FishPeople Zora]] [[VoluntaryShapeshifting transformation]] where he stares at his forearm fins while flopping them around.
9th Jan '17 7:25:14 PM BattleMaster
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* ''Franchise/TheTransformers'' has this show up from time to time when a character gets reformatted to a new alt-mode, particularly if it's something flashy like a sports car, [[CatsAreSuperior big cat]], or significantly different from their previous mode.
17th Nov '16 1:16:37 PM Sharlee
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** The Doctor typically spends a while inspecting his new body's features post-regeneration, e.g. swinging his arms around as if trying out their altered length. One of his first acts as Ten was to notice that his ''teeth'' felt different.
14th Oct '16 10:01:38 AM Averagemoe
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* [[InvertedTrope Inverted]] in ''ComicStrip/PhoebeAndHerUnicorn'' without any shapeshifting or body switching. In [[http://www.gocomics.com/phoebe-and-her-unicorn/2013/07/25 this strip]], Marigold (the unicorn) theorizes that having toes must be like having tarantulas on the end of one's legs.

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* [[InvertedTrope Inverted]] in ''ComicStrip/PhoebeAndHerUnicorn'' without any shapeshifting or body switching. In [[http://www.gocomics.com/phoebe-and-her-unicorn/2013/07/25 com/phoebe-and-her-unicorn/2016/07/29 this strip]], Marigold (the unicorn) theorizes that having toes must be like having tarantulas on the end of one's legs.
10th Oct '16 3:09:01 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''Disney/TheLittleMermaid'': One of the main events in the first film is Ariel's transformation into a human. The film focuses briefly on her feet and how she's excited to have toes.
* ''Disney/TheLittleMermaidIIReturnToTheSea'': Reversed in the sequel, when Ursula's sister Morgana turns Ariel's daughter Melody into a mermaid. She gets a musical number about figuring out her new fins.
* Rapunzel from ''Disney/{{Tangled}}'' finds grass strange and new after being kept in a small tower all her life. Once she exits, [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_sSTGPtEBkU she tentatively touches the ground for the first time and feels the grass with her bare feet]].
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* ''Disney/TheLittleMermaid'':
** One of the main events in the first film is Ariel's transformation into a human. The film focuses briefly on her feet and how she's excited to have toes.
** Reversed in the sequel, when Ursula's sister Morgana turns Ariel's daughter Melody into a mermaid. She gets a musical number about figuring out her new fins.



* Rapunzel from ''Disney/{{Tangled}}'' finds grass strange and new after being kept in a small tower all her life. Once she exits, [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_sSTGPtEBkU she tentatively touches the ground for the first time and feels the grass with her bare feet]].
22nd Aug '16 11:34:19 PM UmbrellasWereAwesome
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* ''Literature/HaloTheFallOfReach'': Midway through the book, the [=SPARTANs=] all marvel at their new PoweredArmor, Samuel in particular [[DidIJustSayThatOutLoud spouting "I think I'm in love."]] Averted earlier with their physical augmentation. There the [=SPARTANs'=] reactions are mostly dizziness and confusion post-surgeries.

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* ''Literature/HaloTheFallOfReach'': Midway through the book, the [=SPARTANs=] Spartans all marvel at their new PoweredArmor, Samuel in particular [[DidIJustSayThatOutLoud spouting "I think I'm in love."]] Averted earlier with their physical augmentation. There augmentation; there the [=SPARTANs'=] Spartans' reactions post-surgery are mostly dizziness and confusion post-surgeries.confusion.
21st Aug '16 12:41:37 PM MrMediaGuy2
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* [[InvertedTrope Inverted]] in ''Webcomic/PhoebeAndHerUnicorn'' without any shapeshifting or body switching. In [[http://www.gocomics.com/phoebe-and-her-unicorn/2013/07/25 this strip]], Marigold (the unicorn) theorizes that having toes must be like having tarantulas on the end of one's legs.

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* [[InvertedTrope Inverted]] in ''Webcomic/PhoebeAndHerUnicorn'' ''ComicStrip/PhoebeAndHerUnicorn'' without any shapeshifting or body switching. In [[http://www.gocomics.com/phoebe-and-her-unicorn/2013/07/25 this strip]], Marigold (the unicorn) theorizes that having toes must be like having tarantulas on the end of one's legs.
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