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26th Oct '17 9:53:46 AM ZuTheSkunk
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* Averted in ''VideoGame/KaoTheKangaroo Round 2'', where the octopus boss doesn't try to restrict your movement; instead, you avoid its tentacles as you swim around the arena, trying to shoot all the tentacles and expose its weak point.




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* Averted in ''[[VideoGame/KaoTheKangaroo Kao The Kangaroo: Round 2]]'', where the octopus boss doesn't try to restrict your movement; instead, you avoid its tentacles as you swim around the arena, trying to shoot all the tentacles and expose its weak point.
26th Oct '17 6:05:23 AM jormis29
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* Averted in ''Kao The Kangaroo Round 2'', where the octopus boss doesn't try to restrict your movement; instead, you avoid its tentacles as you swim around the arena, trying to shoot all the tentacles and expose its weak point.

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* Averted in ''Kao The Kangaroo ''VideoGame/KaoTheKangaroo Round 2'', where the octopus boss doesn't try to restrict your movement; instead, you avoid its tentacles as you swim around the arena, trying to shoot all the tentacles and expose its weak point.
4th Sep '17 8:48:16 PM PaulA
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* Poison Ivy in ArkhamAsylum tries this.

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* Poison Ivy in ArkhamAsylum ''VideoGame/BatmanArkhamAsylum'' tries this.
22nd Apr '17 7:11:20 PM nombretomado
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** A [[KingMook giant]] Blooper fills out this role in SuperPaperMario.

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** A [[KingMook giant]] Blooper fills out this role in SuperPaperMario.''VideoGame/SuperPaperMario''.
2nd Jan '16 7:02:24 AM Triaxx2
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* Poison Ivy in ArkhamAsylum tries this.
30th Sep '15 3:59:15 PM nombretomado
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* There is a monster in ''{{Onimusha}}'' who burrows his tentacle-arms and grapples with them.

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* There is a monster in ''{{Onimusha}}'' ''VideoGame/{{Onimusha}}'' who burrows his tentacle-arms and grapples with them.
1st Sep '15 10:30:14 AM nighttrainfm
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* Averted in ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts''. You'd think Ursula, who ''does'' occasionally use TypicalTentacleTactics in ''Disney/TheLittleMermaid'', would use them here; but you only fight her when she's giant size so you just swim around keyblading her in the face.
** Played straight in Re:Chain of Memories, where she uses her tentacles to smack you around the stage before coming close enough that you can attack her face.

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* ''Franchise/KingdomHearts'':
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Averted in ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts''. [[VideoGame/KingdomHearts the first game]]. You'd think Ursula, who ''does'' occasionally use TypicalTentacleTactics in ''Disney/TheLittleMermaid'', would use them here; but you only fight her when she's she goes giant size so you she doesn't use her tentacles at all. You just swim around keyblading her in the face.
face, while trying not to get bitten or zapped.
** Played straight in Re:Chain [[VideoGame/KingdomHeartsChainOfMemories Re: Chain of Memories, Memories]], where she uses her tentacles to smack you around the stage before coming close enough that you can attack her face.
4th Jul '15 2:08:29 PM nombretomado
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* ''LegacyOfKain'': The [[EldritchAbomination Elder god]].

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* ''LegacyOfKain'': ''VideoGame/LegacyOfKain'': The [[EldritchAbomination Elder god]].
1st May '15 7:42:07 PM videogmer314
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* In ''VideoGame/SonicRush Adventure'', you fight the Ghost Kraken on a ring-shaped platform, with it in the center. It likes to spit ink [[InterfaceScrew at the camera]] and restrict you to a fourth of the platform with two tentacles while it sweeps the ground with the others, [[TacticalSuicideBoss including the one that has its weak point.]]

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* In ''VideoGame/SonicRush Adventure'', you fight the Ghost Kraken on a ring-shaped platform, with it in the center. It likes to spit ink [[InterfaceScrew at the camera]] and restrict camera]]. It also likes to grab the platform with two tentacles, restricting you to a fourth of the platform with two tentacles platform, while it sweeps the ground with the others, [[TacticalSuicideBoss including the one that has its weak point.]]
1st May '15 7:40:56 PM videogmer314
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* In ''VideoGame/SonicRush Adventure'', you fight the Ghost Kraken on a ring-shaped platform, with it in the center. It likes to spit ink [[InterfaceScrew at the camera]] and restrict you to a fourth of the platform with two tentacles while it sweeps the ground with the others, [[TacticalSuicideBoss including the one that has its weak point.]]
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