History Main / ObstacleExposition

28th Jan '18 3:15:21 PM eroock
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* In ''Series/{{Community}}'' episode "The First Chang Dynasty", we get to see a montage of all the obstacles the caper crew has to overcome to free the Dean from the Greendale College basement.
21st Jul '17 6:01:20 AM case
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A subtrope of DescriptionPorn. See also the IKnowWhatWeCanDoCut, where a plan and its obstacles are described to the audience while the characters are actually executing it.

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A subtrope of DescriptionPorn. See also the IKnowWhatWeCanDoCut, where a plan and its obstacles are described to the audience while the characters are actually executing it.
it. PuzzlePan is roughly the video game equivalent.
4th Jun '17 3:44:13 AM Piterpicher
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** ''PansLabyrinth'' mainly follows this formula, but large parts are clearly obfuscated, which sets the audience on edge.

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** ''PansLabyrinth'' ''Film/PansLabyrinth'' mainly follows this formula, but large parts are clearly obfuscated, which sets the audience on edge.
20th May '17 2:59:05 PM TheNicestGuy
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* In ''VideoGame/Borderlands2'', the heart of the plot is kicked off when Angel explains to the heroes the "three impassable security hurdles" they will have to overcome to steal the Vault Key from Handsome Jack: a competitor deterrence field (also known as a death wall), a heavily-armed bunker, and a door that only Handsome Jack can open. Most of the game from that point is the player finding ways to penetrate these, in preparation for the final assault.
8th Jan '17 6:27:31 PM nombretomado
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* In the ''FanFic/CalvinAtCamp'' episode "Legends of the Hidden Campus," an AffectionateParody of ''LegendsOfTheHiddenTemple'', Eddy creates one of these that makes the original show look ridiculously easy by comparison. Of course, Eddy blatantly cheats.

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* In the ''FanFic/CalvinAtCamp'' episode "Legends of the Hidden Campus," an AffectionateParody of ''LegendsOfTheHiddenTemple'', ''Series/LegendsOfTheHiddenTemple'', Eddy creates one of these that makes the original show look ridiculously easy by comparison. Of course, Eddy blatantly cheats.



* The last round of the old Nickelodeon game show ''LegendsOfTheHiddenTemple'' was always a giant obstacle course, prefaced by a long-winded exposition of the many paths and obstacles within the temple.

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* The last round of the old Nickelodeon game show ''LegendsOfTheHiddenTemple'' ''Series/LegendsOfTheHiddenTemple'' was always a giant obstacle course, prefaced by a long-winded exposition of the many paths and obstacles within the temple.
19th Oct '16 5:11:39 PM nombretomado
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** The final round of Nick's ''[[DoubleDare1986 Double Dare]]'' has a laundry list of many different messy and non-messy items for it's obstacle course bonus round.

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** The final round of Nick's ''[[DoubleDare1986 Double Dare]]'' ''Series/{{Double Dare|1986}}'' has a laundry list of many different messy and non-messy items for it's obstacle course bonus round.
6th Aug '16 6:20:15 PM JamesAustin
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* ''[[OceansEleven Oceans 11]]'':

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* ''[[OceansEleven Oceans 11]]'':''Film/OceansEleven'':
16th May '16 5:42:39 PM themisterfree
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* ''Series/BreakTheBank1985'' used this for the first few months of the run, when they had stunts in the Prize Vault; when the stunts were dropped, so was this trope.
7th Dec '15 4:54:48 PM ecuvulle6267
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* ''Film/TheHungerGames'': When Seneca and the game controllers decide on what obstacles to use to deter contestants or bring them together (the forest fire, the Muttations).
26th Nov '15 9:53:38 AM IncoG5nito
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* J.D. Roth's Fun House is quite guilty of this.

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* J.D. Roth's Fun House ''Series/FunHouse'' is quite guilty of this.
* The "Doggy Decathlon", the final round of ''Series/ThatsMyDog''.
* "The Eliminator" on ''Series/AmericanGladiators'', with Mike Adamle initially ''walking through'' the entire course himself while explaining it.
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