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* ''[[Series/TheFlash2014 The Flash]]'' has an upcoming crossover with ''[[Series/Supergirl2015 Supergirl]]'', featuring many actors from the Franchise/{{Arrowverse}} who have had experience in the music business, especially the two shows' respective leads, who were both on ''Series/{{Glee}}''. And the villain? Who other than the [[WesternAnimation/BatmanTheBraveAndTheBold Music Meister]]!
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* ''VideoGame/AssassinsCreedIVBlackFlag'' features sea shanties and tavern music all derived from actual period folk songs, much like Radio/GTARadio, you can command your crew to sing them while you sail.

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* Every single Live Event in ''VideoGame/AdventureQuestWorlds'' has been a musical episode. Especially Friday the 13th, when Voltaire performs. Alternatively, a story is written based only on a certain singer's work.
* ''VideoGame/AssassinsCreedIVBlackFlag'' features sea shanties and tavern music all derived from actual period folk songs, much like Radio/GTARadio, you can command your crew to sing them while you sail. sail.
* In ''VideoGame/ChibiRobo'', almost everything you do causes a seemingly-random string of notes to play in addition to the background music.
* The final boss of ''VideoGame/ChronoCross'', while [[QuieterThanSilence not having any music playing while you fight]], has you [[spoiler: casting spells in the correct order]]. If you speed footage of this battle up, [[spoiler: the notes each spell gives off, played in the correct order, [[FridgeBrilliance is the credits theme]]]].



* The entirety of ''VideoGame/EpicMickey 2'' is one of these.



** In addition to that, the 3DS version, ''VideoGame/KingdomHeartsDreamDropDistance'' had an entire world, [[Disney/{{Fantasia}} Symphony of Sorcery]], composed entirely of sound. Even the usual Keyblade sounds from hitting enemies are turned into music notes, and special attacks are accomplished by finishing a 'score'. Oh, and the protagonists [[SilentProtagonist only talk in the cutscenes]]. Given how it is based on Fantasia, and features entire scores of some classical pieces, this fits perfectly.
* In ''VideoGame/ChibiRobo'', almost everything you do causes a seemingly-random string of notes to play in addition to the background music.
* The final boss of ''VideoGame/ChronoCross'', while [[QuieterThanSilence not having any music playing while you fight]], has you [[spoiler: casting spells in the correct order]]. If you speed footage of this battle up, [[spoiler: the notes each spell gives off, played in the correct order, [[FridgeBrilliance is the credits theme]]]].

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** In addition to that, addition, the 3DS version, ''VideoGame/KingdomHeartsDreamDropDistance'' had an entire world, [[Disney/{{Fantasia}} Symphony of Sorcery]], composed entirely of sound. Even the usual Keyblade sounds from hitting enemies are turned into music notes, and special attacks are accomplished by finishing a 'score'. Oh, and the protagonists [[SilentProtagonist only talk in the cutscenes]]. Given how it is based on Fantasia, and features entire scores of some classical pieces, this fits perfectly.
* In ''VideoGame/ChibiRobo'', almost everything you do causes a seemingly-random string of notes to play in addition to the background music.
* The final boss of ''VideoGame/ChronoCross'', while [[QuieterThanSilence not having any music playing while you fight]], has you [[spoiler: casting spells in the correct order]]. If you speed footage of this battle up, [[spoiler: the notes each spell gives off, played in the correct order, [[FridgeBrilliance is the credits theme]]]].
perfectly.



* The ''entirety'' of ''VideoGame/EpicMickey 2'' is one of these.
* Every single Live Event in ''VideoGame/AdventureQuestWorlds'' has been a musical episode. Especially Friday the 13th, when Voltaire performs. Alternatively, a story is written based only on a certain singer's work.
* Venice in ''VideoGame/Sly3HonorAmongThieves'' could be considered this, due to Don Octavio's plot to polute the city with tar unless everyone attends his opera during Carnival. Also, the final mission starts off as this, as the first part is Bentley performing a duet with Octavio.

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* The ''entirety'' main gimic of ''VideoGame/EpicMickey 2'' ''VideoGame/RhapsodyAMusicalAdventure'' is one of these.
* Every single Live Event in ''VideoGame/AdventureQuestWorlds'' has been a
the musical episode. Especially Friday interludes, featuring more than twenty numbers in key scenes and the 13th, when Voltaire performs. Alternatively, a story is written based only on a certain singer's work.
occasional boss battle, both in English and Japanese.
* Venice in ''VideoGame/Sly3HonorAmongThieves'' could be considered this, due to Don Octavio's plot to polute pollute the city with tar unless everyone attends his opera during Carnival. Also, the final mission starts off as this, as the first part is Bentley performing a duet with Octavio.



* WebVideo/TheAngryVideoGameNerd's review of ''VideoGame/IkariWarriors'' on the NES became this with Kyle Justin's return as the theme song singer, singing about just how much the game sucked.
* ''TheBatterysDown'' is a musical webseries, which means every episode is a musical episode.
* ''The [[Music/DoctorSteel Dr. Steel]] Show'', Episode 3.



* ''WebVideo/ImAMarvelAndImADC'' did this in honor of their hundredth video. [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IyPh8aIdR-4 CONTINUITY!]]



* ''WebVideo/SailorMoonAbridged'' crosses this idea over with all Anime/{{Pokemon}} songs... The results [[http://www.sailormoonabridged.com/ are quite interesting.]]



* ''WebVideo/TheLegendOfNeil'' did one in its second season.



* ''WebVideo/TheLegendOfNeil'' did one in its second season.
* ''WebVideo/TheGuild'' has done a number of videos that could qualify as a Musical Episode.
* ''TheBatterysDown'' is a musical webseries, which means every episode is a musical episode.
* ''The [[Music/DoctorSteel Dr. Steel]] Show'', Episode 3.
* ''WebVideo/StuffYouLike'' episode 10: a review of ''Theatre/LesMiserables''. [[http://blip.tv/stuffyoulike/stuff-you-like-10-les-miserables-in-song-5459594 To the tune of One Day More.]] [[TheCastShowoff In parts.]]
* ''WebVideo/ImAMarvelAndImADC'' did this in honor of their hundredth video. [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IyPh8aIdR-4 CONTINUITY!]]
* WebVideo/TheAngryVideoGameNerd's review of ''VideoGame/IkariWarriors'' on the NES became this with Kyle Justin's return as the theme song singer, singing about just how much the game sucked.

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* ''WebVideo/TheLegendOfNeil'' did one in its second season.
* ''WebVideo/TheGuild'' has done
''Machinima/RedVsBlue'' season 14 had two examples.
** "Red Vs. Blue: the Musical!" features the obligatory [[LampshadeHanging Lampshading]] why everyone's singing to begin with, Church especially isn't happy about it. Of course, this is all justified as
a number retelling of videos their early adventures to the troops on Chorus by [[CampGay Donut]].
** "RVB Throwdown" is a RapBattle by the Reds and Blues [[spoiler:and Locus and Felix]]
that could qualify as a Musical Episode.
* ''TheBatterysDown'' is a musical webseries, which means every episode is a musical
takes up all but the first thirty seconds of the episode.
* ''The [[Music/DoctorSteel Dr. Steel]] Show'', Episode 3.
* ''WebVideo/StuffYouLike'' episode 10: a review of ''Theatre/LesMiserables''. [[http://blip.tv/stuffyoulike/stuff-you-like-10-les-miserables-in-song-5459594 To the tune of One Day More.]] [[TheCastShowoff In parts.]]
* ''WebVideo/ImAMarvelAndImADC'' did
''WebVideo/SailorMoonAbridged'' crosses this in honor of their hundredth video. idea over with all Anime/{{Pokemon}} songs... The results [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IyPh8aIdR-4 CONTINUITY!]]
* WebVideo/TheAngryVideoGameNerd's review of ''VideoGame/IkariWarriors'' on the NES became this with Kyle Justin's return as the theme song singer, singing about just how much the game sucked.
sailormoonabridged.com/ are quite interesting.]]



* The ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'' episode "Mr. Greg" is about Steven, Greg, and Pearl spending some of the ten million dollars in royalties Greg got in "Drop Beat Dad" on a trip to [[BigApplesauce Empire City]], where Greg and Pearl end up hashing out their feelings about Steven's MissingMom Rose Quartz and becoming closer as friends.

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* The ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'' episode "Mr. Greg" like some examples on this page is about also a chance for serious CharacterDevelopment. The episode features Steven, Greg, and Pearl spending some of the ten million dollars in royalties Greg got in "Drop Beat Dad" on a trip to [[BigApplesauce Empire City]], where with Greg and Pearl end up hashing out their feelings about Steven's MissingMom Rose Quartz and becoming closer as friends.friends. There's also "Last One Out of Beach City", which doesn't have the characters sing, but the usual background music is replaced with songs by indie garage rock musician Mike Krol, justified as they're going to see his concert.
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** Season 12 has "The Gang Turns Black" where the gang are watching ''Theatre/TheWiz'' on tv during a thunderstorm, and a jolt of lightning causes them to not only appear black to everyone else, but also be trapped in a musical as well.

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** Season 12 has "The Gang Turns Black" where the gang are watching ''Theatre/TheWiz'' on tv during a thunderstorm, and a jolt of lightning causes them to not only appear black to everyone else, but also be trapped in a musical as well. [[spoiler:It turns out to [[AllJustADream be a dream]] that their neighbor, Old Black Man, is having about them.]]
5th Jan '17 9:19:20 AM MisterCPC
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* ''Series/ItsAlwaysSunnyInPhiladelphia'' had its musical episode where Charlie actually wrote and then directed a musical, not that his friends would let it be that simple

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* ''Series/ItsAlwaysSunnyInPhiladelphia'' ''Series/ItsAlwaysSunnyInPhiladelphia'':
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had its musical episode where Charlie actually wrote and then directed a musical, not that his friends would let it be that simplesimple.
** Season 12 has "The Gang Turns Black" where the gang are watching ''Theatre/TheWiz'' on tv during a thunderstorm, and a jolt of lightning causes them to not only appear black to everyone else, but also be trapped in a musical as well.
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* ''WesternAnimation/TheEmperorsNewSchool'': The Musical speaks for itself, really. Bonus for being a parody of ''HighSchoolMusical''.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheEmperorsNewSchool'': The Musical speaks for itself, really. Bonus for being a parody of ''HighSchoolMusical''.''Film/HighSchoolMusical''.
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* ''WesternAnimation/TwelveOunceMouse'': The episode "Auraphull" featured, among other things, a [[RatPack Rat Pack-esque]] cover of the theme song, and a [[StylisticSuck fuzzy, low quality VHS recording Live-Action guitar solo.]]
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* ''WesternAnimation/MiraculousLadybug'' has "Santa Claws", which doubles as the ChristmasEpisode.
17th Dec '16 2:09:19 PM rafi
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* The ''WesternAnimation/EvilConCarne'' episode "The Pie Who Loved Me" is almost entirely sung.
* ''WesternAnimation/TheGrimAdventuresOfBillyAndMandy''s episode "Little Rock of Horrors". It features a very catchy swing-type tune sung by a brain eating alien. Which was sung by ''Music/{{Voltaire}}''.


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* The ''WesternAnimation/EvilConCarne'' episode "The Pie Who Loved Me" is almost entirely sung.


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* ''WesternAnimation/TheGrimAdventuresOfBillyAndMandy''s episode "Little Rock of Horrors". It features a very catchy swing-type tune sung by a brain eating alien. Which was sung by ''Music/{{Voltaire}}''.
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* Except for possibly a few sentences, the ''entire episode'' "See Me Feel Me Gnomey" of ''WesternAnimation/ThePowerpuffGirls'' is completely in song. Which in this case makes it a RockOpera. In fact, the title of the episode is a reference to Music/TheWho's Music/{{Tommy}}.

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* Except for possibly a few sentences, the ''entire episode'' "See Me Feel Me Gnomey" of ''WesternAnimation/ThePowerpuffGirls'' is completely in song. Which in this case makes it a RockOpera. In fact, the title of the episode is a reference to Music/TheWho's Music/{{Tommy}}.



* ''WesternAnimation/AmericanDad'' has ''Hot Water'', a parody of Theatre/LittleShopOfHorrors featuring Music/CeeLoGreen as a sentient hot tub.

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* ''WesternAnimation/AmericanDad'' has ''Hot Water'', ''WesternAnimation/TheAdventuresOfTeddyRuxpin'': Octopede Sailors had more songs than any other episode and could be considered this.
* ''WesternAnimation/AmericanDad'':
** "Hot Water",
a parody of Theatre/LittleShopOfHorrors featuring Music/CeeLoGreen as a sentient hot tub.



--> [[ArcWords "Hellooo, dear brother! What have you got there?"]]
--> "[[ImplausibleDeniability Nothing! Nothing!]] [[BlatantLies You only see air!]]"
--> "Don't be silly, I love you very much!"
--> (smash!) "[[PersonOfMassDestruction I guess I shouldn't touch.]]"
--> "I see she'll ruin everything she sees in front of her."
--> "I'll have to move my studies so they'll be much safer!"

--> "Oo-oo-oo-oo-oo, what does this button do?"
--> "Oo-oo-oo-oo-oo, what does this button do?"
--> (pushes Dexter's belly button. Dexter cries.)
--> "Now I know that this button does: it make my brother cry."



* ''WesternAnimation/TheEmperorsNewSchool'': The Musical speaks for itself, really. Bonus for being a parody of ''HighSchoolMusical''.



* The last third of ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'''s "The Devil's Hands Are Idle Playthings" is an opera. As sung by the cast.

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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'':
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The last third of ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'''s "The Devil's Hands Are Idle Playthings" is an opera. As sung by the cast.



* ''WesternAnimation/JohnnyBravo'':
** "The Sensitive Male!" has Johnny being subjected to a parody of ''WesternAnimation/SchoolhouseRock'' as Jack Sheldon tries to teach him how to be more sensitive towards women.
** "Traffic Troubles" has Johnny getting sent to "Musical Comedy Traffic School" for jaywalking.



* ''WesternAnimation/TheMarvelousMisadventuresOfFlapjack'' has ''All Hands on Deck''.



* The second half of the hour long "Return of Doctor Blowhole" ''WesternAnimation/ThePenguinsOfMadagascar'' special is a musical episode. An incident involving a power cell, a device used to turn people evil and an MP3 player creates a machine that forces everyone to sing in it's field of effect. Cue the villain taking it over and the rest of the cast trying to stop it...all in song!
* {{Invoked|Trope}} in the ''WesternAnimation/PennZeroPartTimeHero'' episode "The Princess Most Fair", where the heroes and villains are teleported to a kingdom that magically compels its inhabitants to sing everything they say.



* Except for possibly a few sentences, the ''entire episode'' "See Me Feel Me Gnomey" of ''WesternAnimation/ThePowerpuffGirls'' is completely in song. Which in this case makes it a RockOpera. In fact, the title of the episode is a reference to Music/TheWho's Music/{{Tommy}}.



* ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'' has done countless {{musical episode}}s, including "[[{{Evita}} The President Wore Pearls]]", "[[Film/MaryPoppins Simpsoncalifragilisticexpiala(Annoyed Grunt)cious]], "[[Theatre/MyFairLady My Fair Laddy]]," "[[Theatre/TheSoundOfMusic Yokel Chords]]", "[[Theatre/SweeneyToddTheDemonBarberOfFleetStreet Treehouse of Horror XX: There's No Business Like Moe Business]]" and "Elemental School Musical".
** In addition, the show often parodies TheMusical, especially AllMusicalsAreAdaptations. See the former article for more information.
** There's also the ClipShow "All Singing, All Dancing," which highlights musical numbers throughout the first eight seasons. Almost all the framing sequences are entirely in song.



* ''WesternAnimation/TheAdventuresOfTeddyRuxpin'': Octopede Sailors had more songs than any other episode and could be considered this.
* ''WesternAnimation/TheEmperorsNewSchool'': The Musical speaks for itself, really. Bonus for being a parody of ''HighSchoolMusical''.
* ''WesternAnimation/TheMarvelousMisadventuresOfFlapjack'' has ''All Hands on Deck''.
* The second half of the hour long "Return of Doctor Blowhole" ''WesternAnimation/ThePenguinsOfMadagascar'' special is a musical episode. An incident involving a power cell, a device used to turn people evil and an MP3 player creates a machine that forces everyone to sing in it's field of effect. Cue the villain taking it over and the rest of the cast trying to stop it...all in song!
* ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'' has done countless {{musical episode}}s, including "[[{{Evita}} The President Wore Pearls]]", "[[Film/MaryPoppins Simpsoncalifragilisticexpiala(Annoyed Grunt)cious]], "[[Theatre/MyFairLady My Fair Laddy]]," "[[Theatre/TheSoundOfMusic Yokel Chords]]", "[[Theatre/SweeneyToddTheDemonBarberOfFleetStreet Treehouse of Horror XX: There's No Business Like Moe Business]]" and "Elemental School Musical".
** In addition, the show often parodies TheMusical, especially AllMusicalsAreAdaptations. See the former article for more information.
** There's also the ClipShow "All Singing, All Dancing," which highlights musical numbers throughout the first eight seasons. Almost all the framing sequences are entirely in song.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheAdventuresOfTeddyRuxpin'': Octopede Sailors had more songs than any other The ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'' episode "Mr. Greg" is about Steven, Greg, and could be considered this.
* ''WesternAnimation/TheEmperorsNewSchool'': The Musical speaks for itself, really. Bonus for being a parody of ''HighSchoolMusical''.
* ''WesternAnimation/TheMarvelousMisadventuresOfFlapjack'' has ''All Hands on Deck''.
* The second half
Pearl spending some of the hour long "Return of Doctor Blowhole" ''WesternAnimation/ThePenguinsOfMadagascar'' special is ten million dollars in royalties Greg got in "Drop Beat Dad" on a musical episode. An incident involving a power cell, a device used trip to turn people evil [[BigApplesauce Empire City]], where Greg and an MP3 player creates a machine that forces everyone to sing in it's field of effect. Cue the villain taking it over Pearl end up hashing out their feelings about Steven's MissingMom Rose Quartz and the rest of the cast trying to stop it...all in song!
* ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'' has done countless {{musical episode}}s, including "[[{{Evita}} The President Wore Pearls]]", "[[Film/MaryPoppins Simpsoncalifragilisticexpiala(Annoyed Grunt)cious]], "[[Theatre/MyFairLady My Fair Laddy]]," "[[Theatre/TheSoundOfMusic Yokel Chords]]", "[[Theatre/SweeneyToddTheDemonBarberOfFleetStreet Treehouse of Horror XX: There's No Business Like Moe Business]]" and "Elemental School Musical".
** In addition, the show often parodies TheMusical, especially AllMusicalsAreAdaptations. See the former article for more information.
** There's also the ClipShow "All Singing, All Dancing," which highlights musical numbers throughout the first eight seasons. Almost all the framing sequences are entirely in song.
becoming closer as friends.



* "I Have Heard the Robots Singing" from ''WesternAnimation/TransformersRescueBots'', the first musical episode in the history of the ''Franchise/{{Transformers}}'' franchise.



* "I Have Heard the Robots Singing" from ''WesternAnimation/TransformersRescueBots'', the first musical episode in the history of the ''Franchise/{{Transformers}}'' franchise.
* ''WesternAnimation/JohnnyBravo'':
** "The Sensitive Male!" has Johnny being subjected to a parody of ''WesternAnimation/SchoolhouseRock'' as Jack Sheldon tries to teach him how to be more sensitive towards women.
** "Traffic Troubles" has Johnny getting sent to "Musical Comedy Traffic School" for jaywalking.



* The ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'' episode "Mr. Greg" is about Steven, Greg, and Pearl spending some of the ten million dollars in royalties Greg got in "Drop Beat Dad" on a trip to [[BigApplesauce Empire City]], where Greg and Pearl end up hashing out their feelings about Steven's MissingMom Rose Quartz and becoming closer as friends.
* {{Invoked|Trope}} in the ''WesternAnimation/PennZeroPartTimeHero'' episode "The Princess Most Fair", where the heroes and villains are teleported to a kingdom that magically compels its inhabitants to sing everything they say.
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* ''VideoGame/KingdomHeartsII'' also had a Musical Boss Fight, and a pretty good one at that. [[Disney/TheLittleMermaid Atlantica's]] UnexpectedGameplayChange has caused a BrokenBase, but it did have a fight against [[spoiler: a giant Ursula]].

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* ''Franchise/KingdomHearts''
**
''VideoGame/KingdomHeartsII'' also had a Musical Boss Fight, and a pretty good one at that. reworked [[Disney/TheLittleMermaid Atlantica's]] Atlantica]] into this. The UnexpectedGameplayChange has caused something of a BrokenBase, but it did have a fight Musical Boss Fight against [[spoiler: a giant Ursula]].Ursula.
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