History Main / SpringCoil

26th Jul '16 3:19:28 PM BunnyStar
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In fiction, the spring coil is a guaranteed way to reach high places, among other things such as a powerful attack or pushing back enemies. A RubberMan may be able to reshape himself/herself into a spring coil. Sometimes part of TrickedOutShoes.

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In fiction, the spring coil is a guaranteed way to reach high places, among other things such as a powerful attack or pushing back enemies. A RubberMan may be able to reshape himself/herself himself into a spring coil. Sometimes part of TrickedOutShoes.
14th Jul '16 11:33:27 AM MrNickelodeon
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* One of the Things in ''Ride/TheCatInTheHat'' ride at [[Ride/UniversalStudios Universal's Islands of Adventure]] uses a coil from inside a sofa to bounce around.

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11th Jun '16 1:38:27 AM erforce
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* ''VideoGame/DonkeyKongCountry 2'' features Rattley the Rattlesnake, [[PowerupMount an animal buddy]] who utilizes this.

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* ''VideoGame/DonkeyKongCountry 2'' ''VideoGame/DonkeyKongCountry2DiddysKongQuest'' features Rattley the Rattlesnake, [[PowerupMount an animal buddy]] who utilizes this.
19th Mar '16 9:56:32 AM nombretomado
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* ''[[{{Banjo-Kazooie}} Banjo Tooie]]'' has spring boots used for jumping.
* ''VideoGame/{{Portal}}'' The protagonist, Chell, has a different type of spring (linear-flex) attached below her knees (via a brace). Rather than assist with jumping, these are meant to explain why the player never takes fall damage.

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* ''[[{{Banjo-Kazooie}} Banjo Tooie]]'' ''VideoGame/BanjoTooie'' has spring boots used for jumping.
* ''VideoGame/{{Portal}}'' ''VideoGame/{{Portal}}'': The protagonist, Chell, has a different type of spring (linear-flex) attached below her knees (via a brace). Rather than assist with jumping, these are meant to explain why the player never takes fall damage.
5th Dec '15 11:46:18 AM nombretomado
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* Coily in ''QBert''.
* In the final stage of ''{{Plok}}'', the "Secret Super Weapon" you have to fight the Flea Queen with a helmet, a can of Flea spray and a pair of spring boots. While they ''do'' boost your jump height, [[PowerupLetdown they have the problem of turning]] ''[[ScrappyLevel every step into a jump.]]''
* One of the powerups in ''SeriousSam II'' found in one of the boss stages has them.

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* Coily in ''QBert''.
''VideoGame/QBert''.
* In the final stage of ''{{Plok}}'', ''VideoGame/{{Plok}}'', the "Secret Super Weapon" you have to fight the Flea Queen with a helmet, a can of Flea spray and a pair of spring boots. While they ''do'' boost your jump height, [[PowerupLetdown they have the problem of turning]] ''[[ScrappyLevel every step into a jump.]]''
* One of the powerups in ''SeriousSam ''VideoGame/SeriousSam II'' found in one of the boss stages has them.
27th Nov '15 6:10:16 PM WillBGood
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* "Coil Man" from Creator/HannaBarbera's ''TheImpossibles''

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* "Coil Man" from Creator/HannaBarbera's ''TheImpossibles''''[[WesternAnimation/FrankensteinJr The Impossibles]].''
22nd Sep '15 2:03:30 PM MyFinalEdits
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* [[Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000 MST3K]] ran the institutional short "A Case of Spring Fever" featuring Coily the Spring Sprite who...pretty much does nothing but admonish some poor shlub about the importance of springs.

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* [[Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000 MST3K]] ''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000'' ran the institutional short "A Case of Spring Fever" featuring Coily the Spring Sprite who...pretty much does nothing but admonish some poor shlub about the importance of springs.




* Who can forget the Powerbocks or Airtrekkers or all of the other [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1iATQCeHHh0 spring-based jumping stilts?]]

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\n* Who can forget the Powerbocks or The Powerbocks, Airtrekkers or and all of the other [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1iATQCeHHh0 spring-based jumping stilts?]]
stilts.]]
22nd Sep '15 6:11:01 AM MegaMarioMan
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* In ''VideoGame/LittleBigPlanet 3'', the [[http://i.ytimg.com/vi/wTXeLGgATmM/mqdefault.jpg Springinator]] powerup that [=OddSock=] can use, which is a spring that attaches to his butt.
30th Aug '15 7:08:36 PM nombretomado
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* MST3K ran the institutional short "A Case of Spring Fever" featuring Coily the Spring Sprite who...pretty much does nothing but admonish some poor shlub about the importance of springs.

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* MST3K [[Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000 MST3K]] ran the institutional short "A Case of Spring Fever" featuring Coily the Spring Sprite who...pretty much does nothing but admonish some poor shlub about the importance of springs.
29th Jul '15 7:40:14 PM Killerhurtz
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*Who can forget the Powerbocks or Airtrekkers or all of the other [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1iATQCeHHh0 spring-based jumping stilts?]]
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