History Main / Troperiffic

28th Jun '16 8:35:50 PM TheBuddy26
Is there an issue? Send a Message


Compare SerialEscalation, ExaggeratedTrope. A work that is verifiably like this can be said to be TropeOverdosed.

to:

Compare SerialEscalation, ExaggeratedTrope. A work that is verifiably like this can be said to be TropeOverdosed.
TropeOverdosed. See also JustForFun/NotableReferencesToTVTropes for ''actual references'' towards the site.
28th Jun '16 1:25:30 AM PaulA
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* The ''Literature/ChroniclesOfPrydain'', by LloydAlexander, are gleefully full of OlderThanPrint tropes from [[Myth/CelticMythology Welsh myth]]. And they're still awesome. Although he does take a few liberties for purposes of fiction -- for instance, converting Arawn to an Evil Dark Lord.

to:

* The ''Literature/ChroniclesOfPrydain'', by LloydAlexander, Creator/LloydAlexander, are gleefully full of OlderThanPrint tropes from [[Myth/CelticMythology Welsh myth]]. And they're still awesome. Although he does take a few liberties for purposes of fiction -- for instance, converting Arawn to an Evil Dark Lord.
27th Jun '16 4:47:54 AM Morgenthaler
Is there an issue? Send a Message


** I just had the weirdest sense of Deja Vu.
*** The extremely detailed world of ''Comicbook/AmericanFlagg'' is a TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture CyberPunk CrapsackWorld full of sex, violence, drugs, and references to just about anything and everything.
10th Jun '16 5:32:46 PM UmbrellasWereAwesome
Is there an issue? Send a Message


*** ''Anime/Macross7'': A half-[[HumanAliens Zentradi]] bassist (the daughter of ''SDF'' ace pilots Max and Milia) can't choose between her mother's protege and the lead singer of her band.

to:

*** ''Anime/Macross7'': A half-[[HumanAliens Zentradi]] bassist (the daughter of ''SDF'' ace pilots Max and Milia) can't choose between her mother's protege and the lead singer leader/lead-singer of her band.
10th Jun '16 5:32:29 PM UmbrellasWereAwesome
Is there an issue? Send a Message


*** ''Anime/Macross7'': A half-[[HumanAliens Zentradi]] bassist (the daughter of ''SDF'' ace pilots Max and Milia) can't choose between her mother's proteg&eacute and the lead singer of her band.

to:

*** ''Anime/Macross7'': A half-[[HumanAliens Zentradi]] bassist (the daughter of ''SDF'' ace pilots Max and Milia) can't choose between her mother's proteg&eacute protege and the lead singer of her band.
10th Jun '16 5:31:54 PM UmbrellasWereAwesome
Is there an issue? Send a Message


** A LoveTriangle: In ''Anime/SuperDimensionFortressMacross''; a boy in the military choosing between his superior officer and an waitress-turned-singer he rescued. In ''Anime/MacrossII''; a news reporter with a pilot's license attracting both an alien girl he rescued and a tsundere ace pilot. In ''Anime/MacrossPlus''; the manager for a virtual idol and her two former high school best friends turned ace pilots. In ''Anime/Macross7''; a half-[[HumanAliens Zentradi]] bassist (the daughter of ''SDF'' ace pilots Max and Milia) choosing between her mother's proteg&eacute and the lead singer of her band. In ''Anime/MacrossZero''; a crashed pilot attracting a priestess and her hyperactive younger sister. In ''Anime/MacrossFrontier''; a kabuki actor turned pilot becomes close with both a girl he rescued (who aspires to become an idol singer) and a famous idol singer. In ''Anime/MacrossDelta''; a drifter turned pilot, his tsundere wingmate (who's a granddaughter of the aforementioned Max and Milia), and an up-and-coming GirlGroup IdolSinger (who's also an alien defecting from a hostile world).

to:

** A LoveTriangle: In ''Anime/SuperDimensionFortressMacross''; a LoveTriangle:
*** ''Anime/SuperDimensionFortressMacross'': A
boy in the military choosing chooses between his superior officer and an waitress-turned-singer he rescued. In ''Anime/MacrossII''; a rescued.
*** ''Anime/MacrossII'': A
news reporter with a pilot's license attracting attracts both an alien girl he rescued and a tsundere ace pilot. In ''Anime/MacrossPlus''; the pilot.
*** ''Anime/MacrossPlus'': The
manager for a virtual idol and still has the affections of her two former high school best friends turned ace pilots. In ''Anime/Macross7''; a pilots.
*** ''Anime/Macross7'': A
half-[[HumanAliens Zentradi]] bassist (the daughter of ''SDF'' ace pilots Max and Milia) choosing can't choose between her mother's proteg&eacute and the lead singer of her band. In ''Anime/MacrossZero''; a band.
*** ''Anime/MacrossZero'': A
crashed pilot attracting attracts a priestess and her hyperactive younger sister. In ''Anime/MacrossFrontier''; a sister.
*** ''Anime/MacrossFrontier'': A
kabuki actor turned pilot becomes close develops chemistry with both a girl young aspiring idol singer he rescued (who aspires to become an idol singer) and a an already famous idol singer. In ''Anime/MacrossDelta''; a singer.
*** ''Anime/MacrossDelta'': A
drifter turned pilot, pilot gets into one with his tsundere wingmate (who's a granddaughter of the aforementioned Max and Milia), Milia) and an up-and-coming GirlGroup IdolSinger (who's also an alien defecting from a hostile world).
10th Jun '16 5:24:09 PM UmbrellasWereAwesome
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''Anime/{{Macross}}'' stands upon three distinct "pillars"'
** {{Transforming Mecha}}: In the original, 7 and Frontier, there is also {{humongous mecha}} with the super dimensional fortresses that bear the name Macross.
** {{Awesome Music}}: In the original series culture shock from music was what ended the war but in 7 and Frontier, music has actual powers. 7 really turns {{The Power of Rock}} trope {{up to eleven}}.
** A {{Love Triangle}}: In the original; a boy in the military choosing between his superior officer and an waitress-turned-singer he rescued. In II; a news reporter with a pilot's license, an alien girl he rescued and a tsundere ace pilot. In Plus; the star of the high school festival becoming a manager for a virtual idol and her two best friends from high school, both have become ace pilot. In 7; a Zentradi bassist choosing between her mother's (ace pilot Milia from the original series) protegé and the leader singer of her band. In Zero; a crashed pilot, a priestess and her hyperactive younger sister. In Frontier; a kabuki actor turned pilot, a girl he rescued aspiring to become an idol singer and an established idol singer.

to:

* ''Anime/{{Macross}}'' stands upon three distinct "pillars"'
"pillars":
** {{Transforming Mecha}}: TransformingMecha: In addition to the original, 7 and Frontier, there is requisite transforming {{Space Fighter}}s, every entry (with the exception of ''Anime/MacrossZero'') also {{humongous mecha}} with has at least one appearance by the franchise's eponymous super dimensional fortresses that bear the name Macross.
fortresses, which are transforming ''HumongousMecha''.
** {{Awesome Music}}: SugerWiki/AwesomeMusic: In the original series ''Anime/SuperDimensionFortressMacross'', culture shock from music was what ended the war war, but in 7 and Frontier, subsequent series, music has actual powers. 7 powers, with ''Anime/Macross7'' really turns {{The Power of Rock}} trope {{up to eleven}}.
turning ThePowerOfRock UpToEleven.
** A {{Love Triangle}}: LoveTriangle: In the original; ''Anime/SuperDimensionFortressMacross''; a boy in the military choosing between his superior officer and an waitress-turned-singer he rescued. In II; ''Anime/MacrossII''; a news reporter with a pilot's license, license attracting both an alien girl he rescued and a tsundere ace pilot. In Plus; ''Anime/MacrossPlus''; the star of the high school festival becoming a manager for a virtual idol and her two former high school best friends from high school, both have become turned ace pilot. pilots. In 7; ''Anime/Macross7''; a Zentradi half-[[HumanAliens Zentradi]] bassist (the daughter of ''SDF'' ace pilots Max and Milia) choosing between her mother's (ace pilot Milia from the original series) protegé proteg&eacute and the leader lead singer of her band. In Zero; ''Anime/MacrossZero''; a crashed pilot, pilot attracting a priestess and her hyperactive younger sister. In Frontier; ''Anime/MacrossFrontier''; a kabuki actor turned pilot, pilot becomes close with both a girl he rescued aspiring (who aspires to become an idol singer singer) and a famous idol singer. In ''Anime/MacrossDelta''; a drifter turned pilot, his tsundere wingmate (who's a granddaughter of the aforementioned Max and Milia), and an established idol singer.up-and-coming GirlGroup IdolSinger (who's also an alien defecting from a hostile world).
15th May '16 6:09:54 PM Uncle_Jeff
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* ''Film/GalaxyQuest'': An affectionate [[StarTrek Star Trek]] [[AffectionateParody parody]] that deliberately packs in the tropes, including genre-savviness, trope discussions and a lot of lamp-shade hanging.
20th Apr '16 6:05:31 AM aye_amber
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''Anime/GirlsUndPanzer'', a series taking a ridiculous but awesome premise ([[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin highschool girls fighting with tanks as a sport]]) and playing it straight, goes to town with ''every'' cliche of ''every'' genre it mashes up: war, sports, tournaments, cute girls, school comedy, tragic backstories, slapstick comedy. So what was meant to be for a NicheGenre, became one of the biggest Anime {{Sleeper Hit}}s in recent memory.

to:

* ''Anime/GirlsUndPanzer'', a series taking a ridiculous but awesome premise ([[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin highschool girls fighting with tanks as a sport]]) and playing it straight, goes to town with ''every'' cliche of ''every'' genre it mashes up: war, sports, tournaments, cute girls, school comedy, tragic backstories, slapstick comedy. So what was meant to be for a NicheGenre, Niche Genre, became one of the biggest Anime {{Sleeper Hit}}s in recent memory.
20th Apr '16 6:05:03 AM aye_amber
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* Music/LadyGaga is far from original in her general style. She admits to having countless influences, such as {{Music/Madonna}}, BritneySpears, DavidBowie and countless others. Her popularity stems from taking all the {{Crazy Awesome}}ness of all her influences, throwing it in a blender, and turning it UpToEleven.

to:

* Music/LadyGaga is far from original in her general style. She admits to having countless influences, such as {{Music/Madonna}}, BritneySpears, DavidBowie Music/BritneySpears, Music/DavidBowie and countless others. Her popularity stems from taking all the {{Crazy Awesome}}ness of all her influences, throwing it in a blender, and turning it UpToEleven.
This list shows the last 10 events of 486. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Main.Troperiffic