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12th Jul '17 6:32:01 PM PeppermintTwist
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* The Seedlings, the main race of ''VideoGame/EverOasis,'' are a race of plant people. The look generally humanoid, but they have wooden horns and have [[AmazingTechnicolorPopulation a much wider variety of skin tones than humans]]. They also have a bit of BizarreSexualDimorphism in their horns; males have more gnarled, branchlike horns, while female horns are smoother split down the middle like seed pods.
7th Jul '17 12:16:12 PM BeerBaron
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** There are also the spriggans. In ''Oblivion'', they looked more like attractive women with botanical features. In ''Skyrim'', they are quite literally person-shaped trees. They are described as nature guardians, which puts them at odds with the hagravens as they despise nature.

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** There Spriggans are also nature spirits who take on a [[WhenTreesAttack tree-like]] humanoid female form. Their exact appearance has varied considerably throughout the spriggans. In ''Oblivion'', series, from ''[[VideoGame/TheElderScrollsIIIMorrowind Morrowind]]'''s ''Bloodmoon'' expansion (where they looked more like attractive are basically tall green women with botanical features. In ''Skyrim'', some tree/plant like features including bark and leaves) to ''[[VideoGame/TheElderScrollsVSkyrim Skyrim]]'' (where they are quite literally person-shaped trees. humanoid-shaped trees). They are described revered as nature guardians, which puts them ''[[GaiasVengeance Nature's Guardians]]'', being associated with Kynareth (one of the [[OurGodsAreDifferent Nine Divines]] and goddess of the heavens, winds, and elements), and are at frequent odds with the hagravens as [[HarpingOnAboutHarpies Hagravens]], who are an EnemyToAllLivingThings. In most games, they despise possess a powerful HealingFactor which kicks in when get critically low on health, and have TheBeastmaster qualities, able to command wild animals (especially [[BearsAreBadNews bears]] and [[BeeAfraid bees]]) to aid them in battle. While they are called "[[CallAPegasusAHippogriff Spriggans]]", they are actually closer to violent Dryads in nature.
24th Jun '17 6:02:55 PM DrPsyche
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* ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'': Though Aku is normally characterized as being a creature of dark alien essence, there's a lot of wood and tree motifs to him. When he was a non-sentient pile of goo he attacked with sharp tree like spikes. His horns resemble branches, his essence twists and deforms itself into an evil looking tree when the Emperor seals him away, his joints creak like wood, and during his confrontation with the Scotsman, he even calls Aku a tree-demon.
30th Apr '17 5:27:31 AM Vir
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* ''WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants''' Mr. Seaweed Monster Man
* ''WesternAnimation/ThunderCats2011'' has the Petalars, adorably{{Lilliputian|s}} li'l plant people[=/=]PlantAliens [[spoiler: who live about a day]].

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* ''WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants''' ''WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants''': Mr. Seaweed Monster Man
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* ''WesternAnimation/ThunderCats2011'' has the Petalars, adorably{{Lilliputian|s}} adorably {{Lilliputian|s}} li'l plant people[=/=]PlantAliens [[spoiler: who live about a day]].
26th Apr '17 4:30:10 PM Vir
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* ''WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants''' Mr. Seaweed Monster Man
* ''WesternAnimation/{{Thundercats 2011}}'' has the Petalars, adorably [[{{Lilliputians}} Lilliputian]] li'l plant people[=/=]PlantAliens [[spoiler: who live about a day]].

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* ''WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants''' ''WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants''' Mr. Seaweed Monster Man
* ''WesternAnimation/{{Thundercats 2011}}'' ''WesternAnimation/ThunderCats2011'' has the Petalars, adorably [[{{Lilliputians}} Lilliputian]] adorably{{Lilliputian|s}} li'l plant people[=/=]PlantAliens [[spoiler: who live about a day]].


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* Fern from ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'', a clone of Finn created from the remains of his Grass Sword merging with his damaged Finn Sword.
23rd Apr '17 5:18:06 PM nombretomado
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* The ''Franchise/TalesSeries'' has featured a plethora of plant people as enemies. So far the most humanoid were the Mandragora enemies from ''VideoGame/TalesOfSymphonia'' which literally look like human women in green tights with leaves for hair, but they vary wildly in appearance from game to game.

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* The ''Franchise/TalesSeries'' ''VideoGame/TalesSeries'' has featured a plethora of plant people as enemies. So far the most humanoid were the Mandragora enemies from ''VideoGame/TalesOfSymphonia'' which literally look like human women in green tights with leaves for hair, but they vary wildly in appearance from game to game.
23rd Apr '17 11:33:48 AM Onlythrice
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* ''VideoGame/TheWitcher3WildHunt'' has Leshens and their subspecies Spriggans, which are territorial, forest-dwelling, humanoid monsters with skin like tree bark that are considered by some to be [[NatureSpirit forest spirits]]. They have the ability [[WhenTreesAttack to control plants]] and animals, and become angered if someone destroys greenery within their territory.
9th Apr '17 12:41:18 PM Theriocephalus
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* The dndroids from ''VideoGame/HeroesOfMightAndMagic III'', and the treants from V.

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* The dndroids dendroids from ''VideoGame/HeroesOfMightAndMagic III'', and the treants from V.



** The title species. Packman are essentially little ambulatory root systems with a stem tipped with a leaf, bud or flower sprouting from their heads.

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** The title species. Packman Pikmin are essentially little ambulatory root systems with a stem tipped with a leaf, bud or flower sprouting from their heads.
9th Apr '17 12:40:08 PM Theriocephalus
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* In ''TabletopGame/{{Warhammer}}'', that part of the wood elf army which isn't [[FragileSpeedster Fragile Speedsters]] is composed pretty much entirely of plant people, ranging from dryads (human-sized, spikey, made of wood) to treemen (like dryads, only [[OurGiantsAreBigger much bigger]]).

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* In ''TabletopGame/{{Warhammer}}'', that part of the wood elf army which isn't [[FragileSpeedster Fragile Speedsters]] is composed pretty much entirely of plant people, ranging from dryads (human-sized, spikey, made of wood) to tree-kin (the spirits of dead Wood Elves inhabiting bodies built out of dead wood and branches) to treemen (like dryads, only [[OurGiantsAreBigger much bigger]]).



* [[TheFairFolk The Green Man]].

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* [[TheFairFolk The Green Man]].Man, an ancient representation of nature in European folklore and art, usually depicted as a person (or just a head or face) made entirely out of leaves and vines. It was often taken as representing a number of folkloric characters, usually associated with plants, life and death, rebirth and spring.



* If the carniferns reach sentience in ''VideoGame/SimEarth'', you can have this.

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* If the carniferns -- large, carnivorous plants -- reach sentience in ''VideoGame/SimEarth'', you can have this.



* ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'' has dryads as enemies. Although they're either non-sapient or extremely xenophobic.

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* ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'' has dryads ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'':
** Dryads appear
as enemies. Although enemies, although they're either non-sapient or extremely xenophobic.



* ''VideoGame/{{Fallout 2}}'' and ''[[VideoGame/{{Fallout3}} 3]]'' have Harold, an NPC ghoul with a tree he calls Bob growing out of his head. In the latter game, the tree has completely absorbed him, and his organs are distributed throughout its root system.
* ''VideoGame/FalloutNewVegas'' has [[http://fallout.wikia.com/wiki/Spore_carrier Spore Carriers]], humans that have been taken over by a parasitic fungus in an experiment to genetically engineer plant spores. The ''Old World Blues'' DLC reveals that they originated from the Big MT R&D Facility and that the [[BrainInAJar Think]] [[MadScientist Tanks]] are responsible for them, amongst many other horrifying things in the game.
* Bracken in ''VideoGame/DungeonSiege''.
* The dndroids from ''VideoGame/HeroesOfMightAndMagic III'', and the treants from V

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* ''VideoGame/{{Fallout}}'':
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''VideoGame/{{Fallout 2}}'' and ''[[VideoGame/{{Fallout3}} 3]]'' have Harold, an NPC ghoul with a tree he calls Bob growing out of his head. In the latter game, the tree has completely absorbed him, and his organs are distributed throughout its root system.
* ** ''VideoGame/FalloutNewVegas'' has [[http://fallout.wikia.com/wiki/Spore_carrier Spore Carriers]], humans that have been taken over by a parasitic fungus in an experiment to genetically engineer plant spores. The ''Old World Blues'' DLC reveals that they originated from the Big MT R&D Facility and that the [[BrainInAJar Think]] [[MadScientist Tanks]] are responsible for them, amongst many other horrifying things in the game.
* %%* Bracken in ''VideoGame/DungeonSiege''.
* The dndroids from ''VideoGame/HeroesOfMightAndMagic III'', and the treants from VV.



* The title species of ''VideoGame/{{Pikmin}}'', of course.

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* ''VideoGame/{{Pikmin}}'':
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The title species of ''VideoGame/{{Pikmin}}'', of course. species. Packman are essentially little ambulatory root systems with a stem tipped with a leaf, bud or flower sprouting from their heads.



* In ''VideoGame/TheSims2'', with the addition of the Seasons expansion pack, it is possible to have "Plant-Sims". If a Sim uses too many pesticides, they turn into a "Plant-Sim". Instead of the usual needs, they only need water, light, and social. They can also reproduce asexually by shaking spores out of the leaf clusters that replace their hair. (Toddlers who are turned into Plant-Sims have a large daisy on top of their heads instead of the leaf clusters that older Plant-Sims have...which is kind of disturbing considering that flowers are a plant's reproductive parts.)

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* ''VideoGame/TheSims'':
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In ''VideoGame/TheSims2'', with the addition of the Seasons expansion pack, it is possible to have "Plant-Sims". If a Sim uses too many pesticides, they turn into a "Plant-Sim". Instead of the usual needs, they only need water, light, and social. They can also reproduce asexually by shaking spores out of the leaf clusters that replace their hair. (Toddlers who are turned into Plant-Sims have a large daisy on top of their heads instead of the leaf clusters that older Plant-Sims have... which is kind of disturbing considering that flowers are a plant's reproductive parts.)



* ''Webcomic/SchlockMercenary'': [[http://www.schlockmercenary.com/2011-08-10 Here]]:
--> A plant like a spy, or a plant like a perambulatory asparagus?

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* ''Webcomic/SchlockMercenary'': Such beings [[http://www.schlockmercenary.com/2011-08-10 Here]]:
seem]] to be common enough in-universe for there to be genuine confusion when someone uses the term "plant" to refer to someone else.
--> A "A plant like a spy, or a plant like a perambulatory asparagus?asparagus?"



* ''WesternAnimation/DarkwingDuck'': Dr. Reginald Bushroot.

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* ''WesternAnimation/DarkwingDuck'': Dr. Reginald Bushroot.Bushroot, a MadScientist -- specifically a Mad Botanist -- who experimented on himself after his funding was cut and turned himself into a plant-duck hybrid capable of controlling plant life.
3rd Apr '17 5:56:51 PM undeadsun
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** In her limited series ''Poison Ivy: Cycle of Life and Death'', Ivy manages to create [[MeaningfulName Rose, Hazel and, indirectly, Thorn]], human-plant baby hybrids she calls 'Sporelings', that are very much like her but were never human to begin with.
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