History Main / SpringCoil

11th Jun '16 1:38:27 AM erforce
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''VideoGame/DonkeyKongCountry 2'' features Rattley the Rattlesnake, [[PowerupMount an animal buddy]] who utilizes this.

to:

* ''VideoGame/DonkeyKongCountry 2'' ''VideoGame/DonkeyKongCountry2DiddysKongQuest'' features Rattley the Rattlesnake, [[PowerupMount an animal buddy]] who utilizes this.
19th Mar '16 9:56:32 AM nombretomado
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''[[{{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.

to:

* ''[[{{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
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* 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.

to:

* 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
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* "Coil Man" from Creator/HannaBarbera's ''TheImpossibles''

to:

* "Coil Man" from Creator/HannaBarbera's ''TheImpossibles''''[[WesternAnimation/FrankensteinJr The Impossibles]].''
22nd Sep '15 2:03:30 PM MyFinalEdits
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* [[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.

to:

* [[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?]]

to:

\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
Is there an issue? Send a Message



to:

* 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
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* 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.

to:

* 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
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

*Who can forget the Powerbocks or Airtrekkers or all of the other [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1iATQCeHHh0 spring-based jumping stilts?]]
23rd Jul '15 5:48:00 PM nombretomado
Is there an issue? Send a Message


** The first ''MegaManLegends'' game has the hero use a set of coils on his leg armor to power up his jump.

to:

** The first ''MegaManLegends'' ''VideoGame/MegaManLegends'' game has the hero use a set of coils on his leg armor to power up his jump.
3rd Jul '15 10:03:17 AM MyFinalEdits
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''[[{{Banjo-Kazooie}} Banjo Tooie]]'' had spring boots used for jumping.

to:

* ''[[{{Banjo-Kazooie}} Banjo Tooie]]'' had has spring boots used for jumping.



** In ''VideoGame/{{Portal 2}}'', these springs have been incorporated into her boots, highlighted by [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wX9Sc88qreg this]] advertisement.
* ''VideoGame/SuperMarioGalaxy'': the Spring Mushroom. That encases Mario's whole body in a spring.

to:

** * In ''VideoGame/{{Portal 2}}'', these springs have been incorporated into her boots, highlighted by [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wX9Sc88qreg this]] advertisement.
* ''VideoGame/SuperMarioGalaxy'': ''VideoGame/SuperMarioGalaxy'' has the Spring Mushroom. That Mushroom, which encases Mario's whole body in a spring.



* Spring Man from ''VideoGame/MegaMan7''.
** In the Japanese version, when [[MegaManning you get Spring Man's weapon]], Auto makes a joke about attaching the coils to his feet so that he could be "Super Auto".

to:

* ''Franchise/MegaMan'':
**
Spring Man from ''VideoGame/MegaMan7''.
**
''VideoGame/MegaMan7''. In the Japanese version, when [[MegaManning [[PowerCopying you get Spring Man's weapon]], Auto makes a joke about attaching the coils to his feet so that he could be "Super Auto".



* The ''{{Pokemon}}'' Spoink has this as its tail. Taken UpToEleven in its Pokédex entry; in that the bouncing regulates its heartbeat. [[FridgeHorror In other words, if it doesn't keep bouncing all the time, it will die.]]
** Its evolution Grumpig has one as its tail as well.

to:

* The ''{{Pokemon}}'' Spoink has this as its tail. Taken UpToEleven in its Pokédex entry; in that the bouncing regulates its heartbeat. [[FridgeHorror In other words, if it doesn't keep bouncing all the time, it will die.]]
**
]] Its evolution Grumpig has one as its tail as well.
This list shows the last 10 events of 63. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Main.SpringCoil