History Memes / VideoGames

20th Feb '17 4:56:00 PM Queen-Roger
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* ''Memes/LISAThePointless''
19th Feb '17 7:30:25 PM InsanityPrelude
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* ''VideoGame/{{Facade}}'': Melons. [[labelnote:Explanation]]The game treats ''any'' use of the word "melons" as a reference to breasts, resulting in a game over as the player gets kicked out of the house.[[/labelnote]]
13th Feb '17 12:41:27 AM Kadorhal
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** Don't act dumb. [[labelnote:Explanation]]Uttered in a completely deadpan tone by Houston as one of his 'trying to get a cop to surrender' quotes. Usually said in the middle of an intense gunfight. This was made into a musical remix by the developers for the 2015 Halloween heist.[[/labelnote]]

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** Don't act dumb. [[labelnote:Explanation]]Uttered in a completely deadpan tone by Houston as one of his 'trying to get a cop to surrender' surrender/intimidating a civilian' quotes. Usually said in the middle of an intense gunfight. This was made into a musical remix by the developers for the 2015 Halloween heist.heist, alongside Chains' similarly-memetic "Get the fuck up!".[[/labelnote]]



** Why don't we just use a spoon? [[labelnote:Explanation]]Houston's many lines of pure annoyance after fixing a broken down drill.[[/labelnote]]

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** Why don't we just use a spoon? [[labelnote:Explanation]]Houston's many lines of pure annoyance after fixing a broken down drill. Eventually became the achievement for completing the "Hoxton Breakout" heist, in which you rescue the heister Houston originally replaced.[[/labelnote]]
12th Feb '17 11:21:31 PM Kadorhal
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** The entirety of "Stepping Wind" ("Wahoo Stomp" in the U.S. release), a vocal song from ''VideoGame/{{Klonoa}} 2: Lunatea's Veil'' can be considered this. It's a rock song done entirely in [[SpeakingSimlish "Phantomilian"]] (although a remixed version with Japanese lyrics also exists).

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** The entirety of "Stepping Wind" ("Wahoo Stomp" in the U.S. release), a vocal song from ''VideoGame/{{Klonoa}} ''Klonoa 2: Lunatea's Veil'' can be considered this. It's a rock song done entirely in [[SpeakingSimlish "Phantomilian"]] (although a remixed version with Japanese lyrics also exists).


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** You will not erode Sion's will. ''[You have eroded Sion's will.]'' [[labelnote:Explanation]]The final confrontation with Darth Sion, since he is effectively immortal, requires you to [[TalkingTheMonsterToDeath make him doubt himself and the power of the dark side]]. Through some unfortunate word choice, he will call you out on this and claim you're wasting your breath, right before the game tells you ''[[IronicEcho with very nearly the exact same wording]]'' that you actually did make some headway.[[/labelnote]]
12th Feb '17 11:09:57 PM Kadorhal
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*** BEHIND YOU [[labelnote:The usual "READY!" screen upon (re)starting a level is replaced at random with various ominous messages in the later levels, to chilling effect.]]
* ''VideoGame/{{FarCry 3}}'': '''"BLITZKRIEEEEEEEEEEEEEEG!"''' [[labelnote:Explanation]]Sam's warcry and preferred battle tactic is swiftly becoming one due to it being hilariously over the top and appropriate for a variety of situations.[[/labelnote]]

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*** BEHIND YOU [[labelnote:The [[labelnote:Explanation]]The usual "READY!" screen upon (re)starting a level is replaced at random with various ominous messages in the later levels, to chilling effect.]]
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* ''VideoGame/{{FarCry 3}}'': ''VideoGame/FarCry3'': '''"BLITZKRIEEEEEEEEEEEEEEG!"''' [[labelnote:Explanation]]Sam's warcry and preferred battle tactic is swiftly becoming one due to it being hilariously over the top and appropriate for a variety of situations.[[/labelnote]]
12th Feb '17 1:54:55 PM superboy313
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** Konami: Fuck you [[labelnote:Explanation]]After the departure of Creator/HideoKojima from Konami as well as the nixing of ''VideoGame/SilentHills'', fans have jokingly stated that Konami's business strategies for 2015 amount to [[https://twitter.com/tortoiseontour/status/578942729612316672 "fuck our biggest IPs and most of all, fuck you."]][[/labelnote]]

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** Konami: Fuck you [[WebVideo/{{Jimquisition}} #FucKonami]] [[labelnote:Explanation]]After the departure of Creator/HideoKojima from Konami as well as the nixing of ''VideoGame/SilentHills'', fans have jokingly stated that Konami's business strategies for 2015 amount to [[https://twitter.com/tortoiseontour/status/578942729612316672 "fuck our biggest IPs and most of all, fuck you."]][[/labelnote]]
6th Feb '17 2:04:06 PM Kadorhal
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** [[SpeakingSimlish Roggan?]] [[labelnote:Explanation]]One of the speeches when selecting a villager.[[/labelnote]]
** The image of the king from the cover became an "advice animal" style meme, often lampshading strange logic of the games. Text accompanying him included "Attack stone castle. [[DamageIsFire It catches fire]]" and "[[ArbitraryHeadcountLimit 10 elephants fit in a boat. 11 archers don't.]]"

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** [[SpeakingSimlish Roggan?]] Rogan?]] [[labelnote:Explanation]]One of the speeches when selecting a villager.[[/labelnote]]
** The image of the king from the cover of ''VideoGame/AgeOfEmpiresII'' became an "advice animal" style animal"-style meme, often lampshading the strange logic of the games. Text accompanying him included "Attack stone castle. [[DamageIsFire It catches fire]]" and "[[ArbitraryHeadcountLimit 10 elephants fit in a boat. 11 archers don't.]]"



** "BOOKER, CATCH!"[[labelnote:Explanation]]Elizabeth helps you in combat situations by tossing you ammo, health, or salts (mana). She'll yell this line to get your attention once she's found something, and given the amount of combat, you'l be hearing it often. Quite often, fans depict Booker getting hit in the face by whatever she threw at him.[[/labelnote]]

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** "BOOKER, CATCH!"[[labelnote:Explanation]]Elizabeth helps you in combat situations by tossing you ammo, health, or salts (mana). She'll yell this line to get your attention once she's found something, and given the amount of combat, you'l you'll be hearing it often. Quite often, fans depict Booker getting hit in the face by whatever she threw at him.[[/labelnote]]



* ''VideoGame/{{Civilization}}'': Nuclear Gandhi. [[labelnote:Explanation]]The fanbase regularly enjoys giggles from Gandhi lacking his real life ActualPacifist qualities. Officially an AscendedMeme as of Civ V, which gives him a "Use of Nukes" rating of 12... out of 10.[[/labelnote]]
** Our words are backed with NUCLEAR WEAPONS! [[labelnote:Explanation]]This threat was tacked onto dialogues (even friendly ones) in ''I'' and ''II'' when a civilization had the capacity to build nukes. Especially memetic and entertaining when it's Gandhi, as in the [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/civ1.png page image]].[[/labelnote]]

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* ''VideoGame/{{Civilization}}'': Nuclear Gandhi. [[labelnote:Explanation]]The fanbase regularly enjoys giggles from Gandhi lacking his real life ActualPacifist qualities.qualities, thanks to an underflow glitch where upon adopting Democracy, which causes a civilization's Aggression to drop by 2 points, Gandhi's - which was already at 1, the lowest possible - would underflow to ''255 [[BrokeTheRatingScale out of 10]]''. Officially an AscendedMeme as of Civ V, which gives him a "Use of Nukes" rating of 12... out of 10.[[/labelnote]]
** Our words are backed with NUCLEAR WEAPONS! [[labelnote:Explanation]]This threat was tacked onto dialogues (even friendly ones) in ''I'' and ''II'' when a civilization had the capacity to build nukes. Especially memetic and entertaining when it's Gandhi, as in the [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/civ1.png page image]].when it's the aforementioned Gandhi]].[[/labelnote]]



** "[[IAmNotLeftHanded That was left-handed!]]" and "[[StuffBlowingUp Got a present for ya!]]" [[labelnote:Explanation]]Some of the original Commando unit's one-liners.[[/labelnote]]

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** "[[IAmNotLeftHanded That was left-handed!]]" and "[[StuffBlowingUp Got I got a present for ya!]]" [[labelnote:Explanation]]Some of the original Commando unit's one-liners.[[/labelnote]]



*** "[[IncomingHam KANE! LIVES!]]" [[labelnote:Explanation]]A deliciously hammy moment from ''Tiberian Sun'', when Kane makes his big reappearance to the Brotherhood.[[/labelnote]]

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*** "[[IncomingHam KANE! LIVES!]]" [[labelnote:Explanation]]A deliciously hammy moment from ''Tiberian Sun'', ''[[VideoGame/CommandAndConquerTiberianSun Tiberian Sun]]'', when Kane makes his big reappearance to the Brotherhood.[[/labelnote]]



** Here, Mike. This will explain everything. SPLORTCH. [[labelnote:Explanation]]During the end game, Mike's mothers head [[YourHeadASplode explodes with no forewarning]]... and all shock value from this is [[{{Narm}} ruined by a sound effect]] best described as "similar to a quack."[[/labelnote]]

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** Here, Mike. This will explain everything. SPLORTCH. ''everything. *SPLORTCH*'' [[labelnote:Explanation]]During the end game, Mike's mothers mother's head [[YourHeadASplode explodes with no forewarning]]... and all shock value from this is [[{{Narm}} ruined by a sound effect]] best described as "similar to a quack."[[/labelnote]]



** [[DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything Sticky White Stuff]] [[labelnote:Explanation]]The English version's...odd name for a substance that can be used to enchant weapons.[[/labelnote]]

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** [[DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything Sticky White Stuff]] [[labelnote:Explanation]]The English version's... odd name for a substance that can be used to enchant weapons.[[/labelnote]]
28th Jan '17 6:02:50 AM ZeronesZG
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** ''Memes/TwitchPlaysPokemonSeason3''
26th Jan '17 11:32:54 AM Wyldchyld
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** [[MsFanservice NO MAI]] [[TheyChangedItNowItSucks =]] [[FanDumb NO BUY!]] [[labelnote:Explanation]]In ''XII'', it turned out that Mai Shiranui, the series' resident FetishFuelStationAttendant, was mysteriously missing from the roster, prompting several... [[FanDumb "impassioned fans"]] to threaten to ''boycott the game''. This is the ''abbreviated'' version, by the way.[[/labelnote]]

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** [[MsFanservice NO MAI]] [[TheyChangedItNowItSucks =]] [[FanDumb NO BUY!]] [[labelnote:Explanation]]In ''XII'', it turned out that Mai Shiranui, the series' resident FetishFuelStationAttendant, Shiranui was mysteriously missing from the roster, prompting several... [[FanDumb "impassioned fans"]] to threaten to ''boycott the game''. This is the ''abbreviated'' version, by the way.[[/labelnote]]
21st Jan '17 2:42:07 AM silvermaxus253
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* ''VideoGame/DaytonaUSA'':
** "DAYTONAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA! Let's Go Away!" [[labelnote:Explanation]]Lyrics from the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wgEIcRe5IKM opening theme]] to the original Daytona USA.[[/labelnote]]
** "ROLLING STAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAART~!" [[labelnote:Explanation]]Sung at the start of the beginner course from Daytona USA. Has been made into a couple of memes over time, including this one by the creators of [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8o8_1aSgug Super Best Friends Play]][[/labelnote]]
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