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11th Mar '17 1:56:03 PM themisterfree
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** ''Shopping Spree'' has a comical one that is broken up into pieces.

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** ''Shopping Spree'' ''Series/ShoppingSpree'' has a comical one that is broken up into pieces.



* The game show ''Series/HitMan'' had a loud "space zap" noise as its BonusRound buzzer. Not surprising, being a Wolpert product.

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* The game show Creator/JayWolpert also subverted the trope:
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''Series/HitMan'' had a loud "space zap" noise [[http://www.qwizx.com/gssfx/usa/hmtcend.wav noise]] as its BonusRound buzzer. Not surprising, being the buzzer for the [[BonusRound Triple Crown]].
** ''Series/{{Whew}}'' featured
a Wolpert product.GreekChorus of the villains [[http://www.qwizx.com/gssfx/usa/w-timesup.wav shouting]] ''"Tiiiiime's uuuuuup!"'' when a contestant ran out of time either in the front game or the [[BonusRound Gauntlet]].



* ''Series/{{Whew}}'' featured a GreekChorus of the villains shouting ''"Tiiiiime's uuuuuup!"'' when a contestant ran out of time either in the upfront game or the BonusRound.
30th Jan '17 2:28:06 AM ryanasaurus0077
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* Early [=PowerPC=]-based Performas (all within the 5000 and 6000 series) often played a dramatic three-note descending brass fanfare followed by a rimshot whenever they crashed.
1st Oct '16 4:30:20 PM Mattwo
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* ''Videogame/TheLegendOfZeldaTheWindWaker'''s Sinking Ships minigame had the minigame's host, Salvatore going "sploosh!" whenever you miss, [[https://www.google.com/search?q=The+Price+Is+Right&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8#q=wind+waker+minigame&tbm=vid leading some to call it the "sploosh minigame"]].

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* ''Videogame/TheLegendOfZeldaTheWindWaker'''s Sinking Ships minigame had the minigame's host, Salvatore going "sploosh!" whenever you miss, [[https://www.google.com/search?q=The+Price+Is+Right&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8#q=wind+waker+minigame&tbm=vid leading some to call it the "sploosh minigame"]]. Additionally When you lose, a an alternate, yet still triumphant sounding version of the [[BigWinSirens victory fanfare]] is played.
1st Oct '16 4:25:27 PM Mattwo
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* ''Videogame/TheLegendOfZeldaTheWindWaker'''s Sinking Ships minigame had the minigame's host, Salvatore going "sploosh!", [[https://www.google.com/search?q=The+Price+Is+Right&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8#q=wind+waker+minigame&tbm=vid leading some to call it the "sploosh minigame"]].

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* ''Videogame/TheLegendOfZeldaTheWindWaker'''s Sinking Ships minigame had the minigame's host, Salvatore going "sploosh!", "sploosh!" whenever you miss, [[https://www.google.com/search?q=The+Price+Is+Right&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8#q=wind+waker+minigame&tbm=vid leading some to call it the "sploosh minigame"]].
1st Oct '16 4:25:00 PM Mattwo
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* ''Videogame/TheLegendOfZeldaTheWindWaker'''s Sinking Ships minigame had the minigame's host, Salvatore going "sploosh!", [[https://www.google.com/search?q=The+Price+Is+Right&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8#q=wind+waker+minigame&tbm=vid leading some to call it the "sploosh minigame"]].
29th Aug '16 9:39:46 AM dsneybuf
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* Not a game show, but the original series of ''Series/TheElectricCompany'' used what sounded like a dejected duck when the actor(s) on screen failed to read the displayed word or sentence within five seconds.

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* Not a game show, but the original series of ''Series/TheElectricCompany'' ''Series/TheElectricCompany1971'' used what sounded like a dejected duck when the actor(s) on screen failed to read the displayed word or sentence within five seconds.
26th Jun '16 7:26:34 PM treehugger0369
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* In an episode of ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'', "Swarm of the Century", Ponyville gets overrun with locust-like creatures called parasprites. The parasprites are eventually led back to the Everfree Forest, but by that point the town has been thoroughly ransacked, and Pinkie Pie [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DI7YDIaU-4I literally plays a sad trombone]] to close out the episode.

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* In an episode of ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'', "Swarm of the Century", Ponyville gets overrun with locust-like creatures called parasprites. The parasprites are eventually led back to the Everfree Forest, but by that point the town has been thoroughly ransacked, and Pinkie Pie [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DI7YDIaU-4I literally plays a sad trombone]] to close out the episode. [[spoiler: Considering it's the first instrument she said she had to find, but she doesn't use it for her One-Pony Band, the trope is borderline {{Parodied}} since she apparently [[GenreSavvy saw it coming.]]]]
10th Jun '16 5:36:59 AM Andyroid
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* In the ''WebAnimation/HomestarRunner'' cartoon "Cool Things", Homestar [[SayingSoundEffectsOutLoud makes a "wah-wah-wah" sound]] after Marzipan orders him to help clean up the words "Cool Tapes" he painted on her living room wall.
15th May '16 11:12:21 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* The PlayStation4, XboxOne & PC versions of ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAutoV'' allow you to put on the Type B losing horn as a car horn in Los Santos Customs.

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* The PlayStation4, UsefulNotes/PlayStation4, XboxOne & PC versions of ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAutoV'' allow you to put on the Type B losing horn as a car horn in Los Santos Customs.
14th Apr '16 10:47:34 AM Prfnoff
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* ''VideoGame/NorthAndSouth'' plays something like this when a player fails to take a fort before running out of time.
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