History MundaneMadeAwesome / VideoGames

6th Jun '16 10:04:49 AM rjd1922
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** Note that this series successfully managed to make everyday lawyers into Badass videogame characters; [[BadassNormal everyday lawyers that can go toe-to-toe with superheroes, takeing on Galactus and saving the world!]] [[ItWillNeverCatchOn Try pitching that to someone in the early days of videogames!]]

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** Note that this series successfully managed to make everyday lawyers into Badass videogame characters; [[BadassNormal everyday lawyers that can go toe-to-toe with superheroes, takeing taking on Galactus and saving the world!]] [[ItWillNeverCatchOn Try pitching that to someone in the early days of videogames!]]video games!]]
5th Jun '16 11:00:38 AM nombretomado
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* In the PS2 and Wii rereleases of ''VideoGame/ResidentEvil4'', Leon can get a gangster outfit with a CoolHat. If you hit the reload button while using the infinite ammo Chicago Typewriter, he'll instead reach up and adjust it. On the third push, the camera angle changes to low-angle, he flings the hat into the air, and catches and dons it with a pose more suited to someone from ''HighSchoolMusical''.

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* In the PS2 [=PS2=] and Wii rereleases of ''VideoGame/ResidentEvil4'', Leon can get a gangster outfit with a CoolHat. If you hit the reload button while using the infinite ammo Chicago Typewriter, he'll instead reach up and adjust it. On the third push, the camera angle changes to low-angle, he flings the hat into the air, and catches and dons it with a pose more suited to someone from ''HighSchoolMusical''.
29th May '16 12:26:29 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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* Near the end of ''ZorkGrandInquisitor'', Grand Inquisitor Yannick gives a speech, in which he praises the vast technological advances of the past hundred years. They're actually bloated praise for wonder knives, the Clapper, and ice cubes.

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* Near the end of ''ZorkGrandInquisitor'', ''VideoGame/ZorkGrandInquisitor'', Grand Inquisitor Yannick gives a speech, in which he praises the vast technological advances of the past hundred years. They're actually bloated praise for wonder knives, the Clapper, and ice cubes.
16th May '16 4:22:30 PM BirdSpell
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** And in the ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaMajorasMask'' 3DS remake, it's possible to go fishing as ''the Fierce Deity''.
13th May '16 4:19:26 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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* Kaz Hirai's [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eaBUeINW_3s ecstatic reveal]] of ''RidgeRacer'' on the PlayStationPortable at E3 2006, which has become a MemeticMutation.

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* Kaz Hirai's [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eaBUeINW_3s ecstatic reveal]] of ''RidgeRacer'' on the PlayStationPortable UsefulNotes/PlayStationPortable at E3 2006, which has become a MemeticMutation.
6th May '16 6:58:49 PM nombretomado
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** The opening cinematic of ''Fable III'' has the mock-epic escape of [[FanNickname the Rebellious Chicken]].
* The opening video for ''GaiaOnline'''s MMO ''zOMG!'' features a character ''putting on some rings'' to epic music. The rings then burst into flame.

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** The opening cinematic of ''Fable III'' ''VideoGame/FableIII'' has the mock-epic escape of [[FanNickname the Rebellious Chicken]].
* The opening video for ''GaiaOnline'''s ''Website/GaiaOnline'''s MMO ''zOMG!'' features a character ''putting on some rings'' to epic music. The rings then burst into flame.
4th Apr '16 7:39:03 AM LucaEarlgrey
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* ''VideoGame/{{QWOP}}'' congratulates you and calls you a national hero for running 100 meters, no matter how long it took. Subverted, in that this is a game where you have to manually coordinate moving your calves and thighs and [[NintendoHard even running just 10 meters means you're doing pretty good]], so it's not ''entirely'' mundane.

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* ''VideoGame/{{QWOP}}'' congratulates you and calls you a national hero for running 100 meters, no matter how long it took. Subverted, in that this is a game where you have to manually coordinate moving your calves and thighs and thighs--due to your fictional country's Olympic training program having NoBudget--and [[NintendoHard even running just 10 meters means you're doing pretty good]], so it's not ''entirely'' mundane.
4th Apr '16 7:38:09 AM LucaEarlgrey
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* ''VideoGame/{{QWOP}}'' congratulates you and calls you a national hero for running 100 meters, no matter how long it took. Subverted, in that this is a game where you have to manually coordinate moving your calves and thighs and [[NintendoHard even running just 10 meters means you're doing pretty good]], so it's not ''entirely'' mundane.
19th Mar '16 7:00:44 AM Hossmeister
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24th Feb '16 8:41:52 AM MegaMarioMan
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** [[http://www.rareware.com/extras/tepidseat/music/index.html In this interview]] the game's compositer Grant Kirkhope admitted he likes to "write big melodramatic tunes that are a bit tongue-in-cheek" and that "Bosses are always a good opportunity to do this." It was only expected for this other projects like [[{{Banjo-Kazooie}} the Banjo games]] and ''VideoGame/GrabbedByTheGhoulies'' to follow this trend.
* ''{{Scribblenauts}}'': "[[http://www.esrb.org/ratings/synopsis.jsp?Certificate=26980 ...steak can be attached to a baby to attract lions...]]" Shows you that the ESRB really does have fun with their games, even though they may be [[SeriousBusiness taking it a bit too seriously]].

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** [[http://www.rareware.com/extras/tepidseat/music/index.html In this interview]] the game's compositer Grant Kirkhope admitted he likes to "write big melodramatic tunes that are a bit tongue-in-cheek" and that "Bosses are always a good opportunity to do this." It was only expected for this other projects like [[{{Banjo-Kazooie}} [[VideoGame/BanjoKazooie the Banjo games]] and ''VideoGame/GrabbedByTheGhoulies'' to follow this trend.
* ''{{Scribblenauts}}'': ''VideoGame/{{Scribblenauts}}'': "[[http://www.esrb.org/ratings/synopsis.jsp?Certificate=26980 ...steak can be attached to a baby to attract lions...]]" Shows you that the ESRB really does have fun with their games, even though they may be [[SeriousBusiness taking it a bit too seriously]].
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