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26th May '17 6:07:55 AM Hjortron18
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[[caption-width-right:108:Some robots have more guts than others.]]



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[[caption-width-right:108:Some robots have more guts than others.]]
17th Apr '17 2:30:52 PM CorahsUncle
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** In a ShoutOut to the Turk (see Real Life below), [[Recap/DoctorWhoS33E12NightmareInSilver "Nightmare in Silver"]] features a hollowed out Cyberman shell that can play chess . . . and is actually controlled by someone hiding beneath it.

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** In a ShoutOut to the Turk (see Real Life below), [[Recap/DoctorWhoS33E12NightmareInSilver "Nightmare in Silver"]] features a hollowed out hollowed-out Cyberman shell that can play chess . . . and is actually controlled by someone hiding beneath it.



* [[spoiler:Tenaya7]] in ''Series/PowerRangersRPM.''

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* [[spoiler:Tenaya7]] [[spoiler:[=Tenaya7=]]] in ''Series/PowerRangersRPM.''''Series/PowerRangersRPM''.
17th Apr '17 2:27:00 PM ultimomant
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* In the fifth season of ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', after fifty years of fighting robots, [[spoiler:Jack kills one of the very human Daughters of Aku with [[SlashedThroat a knife to the neck]]. Jack's face afterwards reveals he was not prepared to see red human blood.]]

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* ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'':
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In the fifth season of ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', season, after fifty years of fighting robots, [[spoiler:Jack kills one of the very human Daughters of Aku with [[SlashedThroat a knife to the neck]]. Jack's face afterwards reveals he was not prepared to see red human blood.]]]]
** The Dominator appeared to be a droid, until his helmet was knocked off.
17th Apr '17 9:03:31 AM thatother1dude
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* In the fifth season of ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', [[spoiler:after fifty years of fighting robots, Jack kills one of the very human Daughters of Aku with [[SlashedThroat a knife to the neck]]. Jack's face afterwards reveals he was not prepared to see red human blood.]]

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* In the fifth season of ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', [[spoiler:after after fifty years of fighting robots, Jack [[spoiler:Jack kills one of the very human Daughters of Aku with [[SlashedThroat a knife to the neck]]. Jack's face afterwards reveals he was not prepared to see red human blood.]]
30th Mar '17 11:30:55 AM trulymadmoves
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** In ''Film/RevengeOfTheSith'', General Grievous, in what is intended as {{Futureshadowing}} for Vader's nature, is revealed to still possess internal organs.
30th Mar '17 11:26:04 AM trulymadmoves
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* Played with in the ''Film/StarWars'' films:
** Though it's mentioned in ''Film/ANewHope'' that Darth Vader WasOnceAMan, he still comes across as a KillerRobot until the back of his head is seen, unhelmeted in his life-support chamber, in ''Film/TheEmpireStrikesBack'', a moment that serves to humanize him, paving the way for the franchise's famous [[TheReveal reveal]].
** Similarly, in ''Film/TheForceAwakens'', when Kylo Ren removes his mask to reveal that, unlike Vader, he's completely human, and seemingly only dresses like Vader [[DarthVaderClone for the sake of dressing like Vader]].
21st Mar '17 12:18:46 PM KingLyger
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* While it is not a surprise to the viewer, in the fifth season of ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', [[spoiler: after 50 years of fighting robots, Jack kills one of the very human Daughters of Aku with a knife to the neck, and his face afterwards reveals he was not expecting it to be a killing blow, nor was he prepared to see red human blood (this happens in the second episode with a TV-MA rating, after all).]]

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* While it is not a surprise to the viewer, in In the fifth season of ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', [[spoiler: after 50 [[spoiler:after fifty years of fighting robots, Jack kills one of the very human Daughters of Aku with [[SlashedThroat a knife to the neck, and his neck]]. Jack's face afterwards reveals he was not expecting it to be a killing blow, nor was he prepared to see red human blood (this happens in the second episode with a TV-MA rating, after all).blood.]]
20th Mar '17 6:52:47 AM Parple
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* While it is not a surprise to the viewer, in the fifth season of ''[[WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack]]'', [[spoiler: after 50 years of fighting robots, Jack kills one of the very human Daughters of Aku with a knife to the neck, and his face afterwards reveals he was not expecting it to be a killing blow, nor was he prepared to see red human blood (this happens in the second episode with a TV-MA rating, after all).]]

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* While it is not a surprise to the viewer, in the fifth season of ''[[WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack]]'', ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', [[spoiler: after 50 years of fighting robots, Jack kills one of the very human Daughters of Aku with a knife to the neck, and his face afterwards reveals he was not expecting it to be a killing blow, nor was he prepared to see red human blood (this happens in the second episode with a TV-MA rating, after all).]]
20th Mar '17 6:49:48 AM Parple
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* While it is not a surprise to the viewer, in the fifth season of ''[[WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack]]'', [[spoiler: after 50 years of fighting robots, Jack kills one of the very human Daughters of Aku with a knife to the neck, and his face afterwards reveals he was not expecting it to be a killing blow, nor was he prepared to see red human blood (this happens in the second episode with a TV-MA rating, after all).]]
8th Mar '17 2:49:42 PM AthenaBlue
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* The pilot episode of ''Series/BarneyAndFriends'' had a scene where a robot made from cardboard boxes and a teapot for a head enters a classroom, and as a result it, Barney, and the children start singing a song about a robot that's sung to the tune of "I'm A Little Teapot." (what makes this even more obvious is the fact that the aforementioned robot's head is a teapot) When the song ends, the robot opens up, revealing it to be one of the children that are with Barney.



** Daleks are not really this, as they get revealed early on as mutants encased in mobile battle armor.
** [[spoiler:Tricky]] in the episode [[spoiler:"Journey to the Centre of the TARDIS"]].
** In "Dark Water", Missy/[[spoiler:The Master]] trolls the Doctor by pretending to be a malfunctioning robot so she has an excuse to (extremely) make out with him.
** In a ShoutOut to The Turk (see Real Life below), ''Nightmare in Silver'' features a hollowed out Cyberman shell that can play chess... and is actually controlled by someone hiding beneath it.

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** Daleks are not really this, as they get revealed early on as mutants encased in mobile battle armor.
armour.
** [[spoiler:Tricky]] in the episode [[spoiler:"Journey [[Recap/DoctorWhoS33E10JourneyToTheCentreOfTheTardis "Journey to the Centre of the TARDIS"]].
TARDIS"]] has [[spoiler:Tricky, who's really the youngest Van Baalen brother, who lost his memories, eyes and larynx in an industrial accident. His {{Jerkass}} older brothers decided to make him think he was an android for fun. The ElectronicEyes and voicebox helped.]]
** In a ShoutOut to the Turk (see Real Life below), [[Recap/DoctorWhoS33E12NightmareInSilver "Nightmare in Silver"]] features a hollowed out Cyberman shell that can play chess . . . and is actually controlled by someone hiding beneath it.
** In [[Recap/DoctorWhoS34E11DarkWater
"Dark Water", Water"]], Missy/[[spoiler:The Master]] trolls the Doctor by pretending to be a malfunctioning robot so she has an excuse to (extremely) make out with him.
** In a ShoutOut * One episode of ''Series/{{Eureka}}'' ended with Fargo cheating to The Turk (see Real Life below), ''Nightmare win the annual competition to determine who'd built the most realistic robot dog by entering a real dog.
* Played with
in Silver'' features a hollowed out Cyberman shell that can play chess... and ''Series/{{Lexx}}'': 790 is actually controlled by someone hiding beneath it.a robot head, but he was [[WetwareBody meant to control a headless human body]], except in order for the connection to work, he needs a tiny but potent cube of [[WetwareCPU brain matter]] to control said body.



* The pilot episode of ''Series/BarneyAndFriends'' had a scene where a robot made from cardboard boxes and a teapot for a head enters a classroom, and as a result it, Barney, and the children start singing a song about a robot that's sung to the tune of "I'm A Little Teapot." (what makes this even more obvious is the fact that the aforementioned robot's head is a teapot) When the song ends, the robot opens up, revealing it to be one of the children that are with Barney.
* One episode of ''Series/{{Eureka}}'' ended with Fargo cheating to win the annual competition to determine who'd built the most realistic robot dog by entering a real dog.
* Played with in ''Series/{{Lexx}}'': 790 is a robot head, but he was [[WetwareBody meant to control a headless human body]], except in order for the connection to work, he needs a tiny but potent cube of [[WetwareCPU brain matter]] to control said body.


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