History PlayingWith / DrillTank

13th Jan '13 8:17:31 AM VPhantom
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'''Basic Trope''': A vehicle with a drill on the front.
* '''Straight''': Bob breaks into the enemy base by drilling through with his drill tank.
* '''Exaggerated''': Bob's drill tank is literally a huge drill on wheels, and has no room for a driver, so it has to be controlled remotely.
* '''Justified''': The drill tank was originally a tool used by a mining company.

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'''Basic Trope''': A vehicle with a drill on the front.
front.
* '''Straight''': Bob breaks into the enemy base by drilling through with his drill tank.
tank.
* '''Exaggerated''': Bob's drill tank is literally a huge drill on wheels, and has no room for a driver, so it has to be controlled remotely.
remotely.
* '''Downplayed''': ???
* '''Justified''': The drill tank was originally a tool used by a mining company.



** Bob's vehicle fills empty space behind itself with rock to slow the pursuers.
** Bob has a big drill which also doubles as a vehicle, and is used almost solely for the latter purpose.
* '''Subverted''': Bob rides in on a drill tank, but the apparent "drill" is a cone-shaped, laser beam generator.
* '''Double Subverted''': ...which also doubles as an actual drill.

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** Bob's vehicle fills empty space behind itself with rock to slow the pursuers.
pursuers.
** Bob has a big drill which also doubles as a vehicle, and is used almost solely for the latter purpose.
purpose.
* '''Subverted''': Bob rides in on a drill tank, but the apparent "drill" is a cone-shaped, laser beam generator.
generator.
* '''Double Subverted''': ...which also doubles as an actual drill.



* '''Deconstructed''': Bob gets brain damage because he's sitting in a vehicle attached to a huge, noisy, spinning drill.
* '''Reconstructed''': Bob installs special dampeners to prevent harm to the driver.



* '''Averted''': Bob decides that he needs to re-fit his ordinary tank to somehow get through the thick rocky walls of the enemy base. He eventually settles on a tank that fires frickin' huge missiles.

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* '''Averted''': Bob decides that he needs to re-fit his ordinary tank to somehow get through the thick rocky walls of the enemy base. He eventually settles on a tank that fires frickin' huge missiles.



* '''Defied''': The enemy base is specifically protected against giant drills of all kinds.

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* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': The enemy base is specifically protected against giant drills of all kinds.



* '''Deconstructed''': Bob gets brain damage because he's sitting in a vehicle attached to a huge, noisy, spinning drill.
* '''Reconstructed''': Bob installs special dampeners to prevent harm to the driver.



Bore your way back to DrillTank.

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Bore your way back to DrillTank. DrillTank


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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
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4th Jun '12 2:18:01 AM Telcontar
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* '''Inverted''': Bob's vehicle fills empty space behind itself with rock to slow the pursuers.

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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Bob's vehicle fills empty space behind itself with rock to slow the pursuers.



* '''Parodied''': Bob duct-tapes an ordinary hand drill to his bicycle and insists everyone call it "THE DRILL JUGGERNAUT!"

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':
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Bob duct-tapes an ordinary hand drill to his bicycle and insists everyone call it "THE DRILL JUGGERNAUT!"
1st Dec '10 2:35:30 AM Korodzik
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* '''Subverted''': Bob rides in on a drill tank, but the apparent "drill" is a laser beam generator.

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* '''Subverted''': Bob rides in on a drill tank, but the apparent "drill" is a cone-shaped, laser beam generator.



* '''Reconstructed''': Bob installs sepcial dampeners to prevent harm to the driver.

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* '''Reconstructed''': Bob installs sepcial special dampeners to prevent harm to the driver.
11th Aug '10 10:02:13 PM Scrounge
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** The drill tank is parked right between the chainsaw tank and the screwdriver tank. The wrench tank is in the shop for repairs.
10th Aug '10 12:18:08 PM Korodzik
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10th Aug '10 12:17:45 PM Korodzik
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Click '''Basic Trope''': A vehicle with a drill on the edit button front.
* '''Straight''': Bob breaks into the enemy base by drilling through with his drill tank.
* '''Exaggerated''': Bob's drill tank is literally a huge drill on wheels, and has no room for a driver, so it has
to start this new page. be controlled remotely.
* '''Justified''': The drill tank was originally a tool used by a mining company.
* '''Inverted''': Bob's vehicle fills empty space behind itself with rock to slow the pursuers.
** Bob has a big drill which also doubles as a vehicle, and is used almost solely for the latter purpose.
* '''Subverted''': Bob rides in on a drill tank, but the apparent "drill" is a laser beam generator.
* '''Double Subverted''': ...which also doubles as an actual drill.
* '''Parodied''': Bob duct-tapes an ordinary hand drill to his bicycle and insists everyone call it "THE DRILL JUGGERNAUT!"
* '''Deconstructed''': Bob gets brain damage because he's sitting in a vehicle attached to a huge, noisy, spinning drill.
* '''Reconstructed''': Bob installs sepcial dampeners to prevent harm to the driver.
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''': Bob decides that he needs to re-fit his ordinary tank to somehow get through the thick rocky walls of the enemy base. He eventually settles on a tank that fires frickin' huge missiles.
* '''Enforced''': "Blowing up the enemy base with explosives would be so boring. I want my characters to use an awesome drill tank!"
* '''Lampshaded''': "Wow, a drill tank. I've heard they're becoming fashionable."
* '''Invoked''': ???
* '''Defied''': The enemy base is specifically protected against giant drills of all kinds.
* '''Discussed''': "If only we had a drill tank!"
* '''Conversed''': "Hey, come watch the movie! It's the part with the awesome giant frickin drill, you don't want to miss it!"
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