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20th Aug '17 2:06:55 PM nombretomado
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** Additionally, Music/TheWho[[XMeetsY +]]Music/TheBeatles and/or Music/TheByrds=PowerPop. Pete Townshend was even the person who originally coined the term "power pop", and first used it to describe what their single "Pictures of Lily" sounded like to a journalist for the ''NME''.

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** Additionally, Music/TheWho[[XMeetsY Music/TheWho[[JustForFun/XMeetsY +]]Music/TheBeatles and/or Music/TheByrds=PowerPop. Pete Townshend was even the person who originally coined the term "power pop", and first used it to describe what their single "Pictures of Lily" sounded like to a journalist for the ''NME''.
8th Aug '17 9:08:01 AM rjd1922
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* ''VideoGame/Wolfenstein3D'' -- The first popular FPS.

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* ''VideoGame/Wolfenstein3D'' -- The first popular FPS.FirstPersonShooter, which invented most of the genre's conventions.
27th Jul '17 8:52:31 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* [[Wrestling/GeorgeWagner Gorgeous George]] was not the first pro wrestling to use AmbiguouslyGay for a [[TheGimmick gimmick]] but was so outrageous for his time that [[GorgeousGeorge his name is lent to a recurring gimmick]].
27th Jul '17 8:44:10 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* EMLL is also the trope maker in regards to mini estrellas. "Midget wrestling" had been around for decades and teenagers(and preteens) getting in the ring before growths spurts was as old as pro wrestling itself but it wasn't until the 1990s when Antonio Peña came up with the idea to make divisions for people below certain heights[[note]]usually 1.52 meters but sometimes as high as 1.72 when they want to keep a growing wrestler in the division longer, want a "[[TheGiant giant]]" or simply don't have enough people[[/note]] regardless of the reason they were short. EMLL also popularized having multiple versions of the same [[TheGimmick gimmick]] on wrestlers of different sizes.

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* EMLL is also the trope maker in regards to mini estrellas. "Midget wrestling" had been around for decades and teenagers(and preteens) getting in the ring before growths spurts was as old as pro wrestling itself but it wasn't until the 1990s when Antonio Peña came up with the idea to make divisions for people below certain heights[[note]]usually 1.52 meters but sometimes as high as 1.72 when they want to keep a growing wrestler in the division longer, want a "[[TheGiant giant]]" or simply don't have enough people[[/note]] regardless of the reason they were short. EMLL also popularized having multiple versions of the same [[TheGimmick gimmick]] on wrestlers of different sizes. Mostly because of Mascarita Sagrada, whose popularity ''at least'' equals movie star Mascara Sagrada's.
27th Jul '17 8:38:21 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* The industry itself regarding {{tag team}}s.

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* The industry itself regarding {{tag team}}s. Jack Pferer is commonly credited if individuals are needed.



* Wrestling/LouThesz played a large part in creating pro wrestling as it's known in the United States, especially when it comes to "wrestling moves", the German suplex, Power bomb, STF and Thesz press being among his innovations.
* Wrestling/{{Rikidozan}} is called the father of Puroresu. Outside of a handful of dedicated clubs, "pro wrestling" was a side show act for things like concerts at best. The JWA was the nation's first true promotion.

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* Wrestling/LouThesz played a large part in creating pro wrestling as it's its known in the United States, especially when it comes to "wrestling moves", the German suplex, Power bomb, STF and Thesz press being among his innovations.
* Wrestling/{{Rikidozan}} is called the father of Puroresu. Outside of a handful of dedicated clubs, "pro wrestling" was a side show act in Japan for things like concerts at best. The JWA was the nation's first true promotion.
3rd Jun '17 7:24:56 PM DingoWalley1
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* TheGoddamnGeorgeLiquorShow was the first Web-based Cartoon specifically made for the Internet, predating HomestarRunner by 3 years.

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* TheGoddamnGeorgeLiquorShow ''The Goddamn George Liquor Program'' (By JohnKricfalusi) was the first Web-based Cartoon specifically made for the Internet, predating HomestarRunner by 3 years.years. Also the first Web Cartoon to be completely made in AdobeFlash.
3rd Jun '17 7:21:25 PM DingoWalley1
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* TheGoddamnGeorgeLiquorShow was the first Web-based Cartoon specifically made for the Internet, predating HomestarRunner by 3 years.


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* ''KaBlam'' -- First use of AdobeFlash on a Television Cartoon (For the ''Henry and June'' segments; starting in the 2nd Season).
20th May '17 12:03:43 PM nombretomado
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* ''Franchise/{{Ultima}}'' -- Created the {{RPG}} genre (and WesternRPG in particular) with ''VideoGame/UltimaI: The First Age of Darkness'', FirstPersonShooter with ''VideoGame/UltimaUnderworld: The Stygian Abyss'', and {{MMORPG}} with ''VideoGame/UltimaOnline''.

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* ''Franchise/{{Ultima}}'' ''VideoGame/{{Ultima}}'' -- Created the {{RPG}} genre (and WesternRPG in particular) with ''VideoGame/UltimaI: The First Age of Darkness'', FirstPersonShooter with ''VideoGame/UltimaUnderworld: The Stygian Abyss'', and {{MMORPG}} with ''VideoGame/UltimaOnline''.
29th Apr '17 4:57:06 PM nombretomado
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* ''VideoGame/PrincessMaker'' -- The first modern presentation of a galge with romantic elements aimed directly towards the player. Released in 1991 for the PC-9800. One year later saw the release of [[http://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E5%8D%92%E6%A5%AD_%E3%80%9CGraduation%E3%80%9C Graduation]], introducing the now common school setting and female classmates. TokimekiMemorial came about in 1994: it was the revolutionizing dating sim that presented winnable girls with complex personalities and challenging standards to win their love.

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* ''VideoGame/PrincessMaker'' -- The first modern presentation of a galge with romantic elements aimed directly towards the player. Released in 1991 for the PC-9800. One year later saw the release of [[http://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E5%8D%92%E6%A5%AD_%E3%80%9CGraduation%E3%80%9C Graduation]], introducing the now common school setting and female classmates. TokimekiMemorial ''VisualNovel/TokimekiMemorial'' came about in 1994: it was the revolutionizing dating sim that presented winnable girls with complex personalities and challenging standards to win their love.
15th Apr '17 6:31:03 PM nombretomado
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* ''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talk_Soup Talk Soup]]'' -- Started the snarky pop culture daily (at the time)/weekly clip show. First aired in 1991, ended in 2002. Revived in 2004 as ''TheSoup'', spun off ''The Dish'', ''Sports Soup'' and ''Web Soup''. It has imitators in ''Infomania'' and ''Tosh.0''

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* ''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talk_Soup Talk Soup]]'' -- Started the snarky pop culture daily (at the time)/weekly clip show. First aired in 1991, ended in 2002. Revived in 2004 as ''TheSoup'', ''Series/TheSoup'', spun off ''The Dish'', ''Sports Soup'' and ''Web Soup''. It has imitators in ''Infomania'' and ''Tosh.0''
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