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17th May '18 11:15:10 AM Allronix
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** This has become the franchise staple, as no protagonist gets digitized voluntarily. In ''[[VideoGame/TronTwoPointOh Tron 2.0]]'' Jet Bradley gets digitized by BenevolentAI [=Ma3a] in a desperate act of self-preservation. Later, [[spoiler: The F-Con thugs forcibly shoot Alan in there, too]]. The rival company [[{{Exploited}} exploit]] and [[{{Deconstruction}} deconstruct]] the trope by planning to upload an army of mercenaries into that world to steal and control everything from weapons systems and state secrets to the global finance markets and media.

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** This has become the franchise staple, as no protagonist gets digitized voluntarily. In ''[[VideoGame/TronTwoPointOh Tron 2.0]]'' Jet Bradley gets digitized by BenevolentAI [=Ma3a] [=Ma3a=] in a desperate act of self-preservation. Later, [[spoiler: The F-Con thugs forcibly shoot Alan in there, too]]. The rival company [[{{Exploited}} exploit]] and [[{{Deconstruction}} deconstruct]] the trope by planning to upload an army of mercenaries into that world to steal and control everything from weapons systems and state secrets to the global finance markets and media.
17th May '18 11:14:34 AM Allronix
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* ''Film/{{Tron}}'': In an attempt to recover evidence that proves CorruptCorporateExecutive / [[TheCracker Cracker]] Ed Dillinger stole his promotion-worthy ideas for video games, PlayfulHacker Kevin Flynn ends up physically [[TeleportersAndTransporters digitized]] into {{Cyberspace}} by the DeusEstMachina Master Control Program.
** This has become the franchise staple, as no protagonist gets digitized voluntarily. In ''[[VideoGame/TronTwoPointOh Tron 2.0]]'' Jet Bradley gets digitized by Ma3a in a desperate act of self-preservation. Later, [[spoiler: The F-Con thugs forcibly shoot Alan in there, too]]. In ''Film/TronLegacy'' Sam learns the hard way that you shouldn't press "yes" at every pop-up dialog on a somebody else's system.
*** Oh, it's so much more bone-headed than that: Sam looks at the last command given to the computer before him (i.e. Flynn's last command) and then [[WhatAnIdiot tells the computer to run it again]]. Then again, he apparently ''did'' [[SarcasmMode inherit his old man's copious forethought]]...

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* ''Film/{{Tron}}'': In an attempt to recover evidence that proves CorruptCorporateExecutive / [[TheCracker Cracker]] Ed Dillinger stole his promotion-worthy ideas for video games, PlayfulHacker Kevin Flynn ends up physically [[DigitizedHacker physically]] [[TeleportersAndTransporters digitized]] into {{Cyberspace}} by the DeusEstMachina Master Control Program.
** This has become the franchise staple, as no protagonist gets digitized voluntarily. In ''[[VideoGame/TronTwoPointOh Tron 2.0]]'' Jet Bradley gets digitized by Ma3a BenevolentAI [=Ma3a] in a desperate act of self-preservation. Later, [[spoiler: The F-Con thugs forcibly shoot Alan in there, too]]. The rival company [[{{Exploited}} exploit]] and [[{{Deconstruction}} deconstruct]] the trope by planning to upload an army of mercenaries into that world to steal and control everything from weapons systems and state secrets to the global finance markets and media.
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In ''Film/TronLegacy'' Sam learns the hard way that you shouldn't press "yes" at every pop-up dialog on a somebody else's system.
*** Oh, it's so much more bone-headed than that: Sam
system. He looks at the last command given to the computer before him (i.e. Flynn's last command) and then [[WhatAnIdiot tells the computer to run it again]]. Then again, he apparently ''did'' [[SarcasmMode inherit his old man's copious forethought]]...



* ''Film/TheNeverendingStory.''

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* ''Film/TheNeverendingStory.''''Film/TheNeverendingStory'' {{Downplayed}} in that Bastian isn't physically trapped there, but reading the book and identifying with Atraeu's adventures builds a PsychicLink of sorts.
16th May '18 6:26:51 PM melby
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* This is the basic idea behind fantasy comedy podcast ''Podcast/{{Hello From the Magic Tavern}}''.

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* This is the basic idea behind fantasy comedy podcast happened to Arnie in ''Podcast/{{Hello From the Magic Tavern}}''.Tavern}}'', who fell through a magical dimensional portal behind a Burger King in Chicago and found himself in the fantastical, magical land of Foon. Luckily, he's still getting a wi-fi signal from the Burger King through the dimensional rift and so he hosts a weekly podcast from the tavern the Vermilion Minotaur in the town of Hogsface, in the land of Foon.
16th May '18 6:18:56 PM melby
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* This is the basic idea behind fantasy comedy podcast ''Podcast/{{Hello From the Magic Tavern}}''.
13th May '18 7:28:00 PM nombretomado
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** FanFic/MyLittleWesker, in which the spectacularly evil BigBad of the ResidentEvil games becomes trapped in Equestria. [[HilarityEnsues He does not approve]].

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** FanFic/MyLittleWesker, ''Fanfic/MyLittleWesker'', in which the spectacularly evil BigBad of the ResidentEvil ''Franchise/ResidentEvil'' games becomes trapped in Equestria. [[HilarityEnsues He does not approve]].
8th May '18 11:51:29 AM Mattwo
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** The ''VideoGame/DragonQuestMonsters'' series has former party members [[VideoGame/DragonQuestVI Terry]] and [[VideoGame/DragonQuestVII Kiefer]] being transported to alternate worlds in the first game and ''Caravan Hearts'' respectively while the rest star new characters who have always lived in their respective worlds.
13th Apr '18 3:38:45 PM Yozzy
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* ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'' takes this to extremes, by placing a Samurai from feudal Japan in a far-future sci-fi world populated by countless alien races.

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* ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'' takes this to extremes, by placing a Samurai from feudal Japan in [[ZigZagged plays with this]]. On the one hand, he's still on Earth, but on the other, he's on a far-future sci-fi Earth world populated by countless alien races.races, and magic and the supernatural aren't uncommon.
12th Apr '18 9:58:20 AM fruitstripegum
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* The Mother's Basement's [[FauxDocumentary PSA]] [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LF2DzAQYw68 Isekai Anime Survival Guide]] is pretty much ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin - a survival guide for people who get teleported to another world.
30th Mar '18 5:29:17 AM MABfan11
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* Outbreak Company
29th Mar '18 9:37:10 PM Primis
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* ''WesternAnimation/StargateInfinity'' -- generally trapped away from Earth and the rest of polite galactic society since their iris codes had been revoked.
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