History PlayingWith / HumongousMecha

6th Dec '16 3:35:49 AM Morgenthaler
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** the pilot of Gigawattron [[{{Badass}} makes a point of ]] [[PunchedAcrossTheRoom punching his foes out of the city]] to ensure they're in a collateral free-zone before the fight.

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** the pilot of Gigawattron [[{{Badass}} makes a point of ]] [[PunchedAcrossTheRoom punching his foes out of the city]] to ensure they're in a collateral free-zone before the fight.
10th Sep '13 12:07:18 PM Lightning4119
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** It's prohibitively expensive to build, equip, run, and maintain even one.


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** Things are so far past the GodzillaThreshold that the cost no longer matters.
26th May '13 7:15:17 PM notbobby125
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** Gigawatton is hyped up to the savior, but it [[SquareCubeLaw falls apart]] [[RealityEnsues when it takes it first step]].
26th May '13 7:13:45 PM notbobby125
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** Gigawatton was built for space flight, where [[SquareCubeLaw it's proportions]] matter less.
1st Apr '13 11:08:37 PM Trogdor7620
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Gigawatton is as tall as a 2-story house.
22nd Jan '13 8:22:20 AM VPhantom
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%% Do not add Beyond The Impossible back in here. This is not real life. This is a Playing With page; it has no internal logic. In a hypothetical series it could be commonplace to find mecha that can throw galaxies like shuriken.

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%% Do not add Beyond The Impossible back in here. This is not real life. This is a Playing With page; it has no internal logic. In a hypothetical series it could be commonplace to find mecha that can throw galaxies like shuriken. * '''Downplayed''': ???



** Gigawatton was built to fight against aliens that are 10-stories tall themselves.

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** Gigawatton was built to fight against aliens that are 10-stories tall themselves.



* '''Inverted''': Gigawatton is a humanoid microbot as small as a pinhead.

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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Gigawatton is a humanoid microbot as small as a pinhead.



* '''Inverted Exaggerated''': Gigawatton is a humanoid nanobot as small as a protein molecule.

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* '''Inverted Exaggerated''': ** Crossover with ''Exaggerated''! Gigawatton is a humanoid nanobot as small as a protein molecule.



** Gigawatton was designed to be a humongous mecha, but when it makes its first appearance, Gigawatton is revealed to be a {{MiniMecha}}

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** Gigawatton was designed to be a humongous mecha, but when it makes its first appearance, Gigawatton is revealed to be a {{MiniMecha}} {{MiniMecha}}



* '''Deconstructed''':
** SquareCubeLaw
** Alternatively: The mecha is very powerful and effective, but it causes tremendous collateral damage due to its large size and huge weapons.
* '''Reconstructed''':
** The cube-square victim is upgraded with {{unobtainium}} and becomes effective.
** The DestructiveSavior robot is given new control software that makes it much safer.
** the pilot of Gigawattron [[{{Badass}} makes a point of ]] [[PunchedAcrossTheRoom punching his foes out of the city]] to ensure they're in a collateral free-zone before the fight.



* '''Enforced''': [[RuleOfCool Viewers like]] HumongousMecha.

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* '''Enforced''': [[RuleOfCool Viewers like]] HumongousMecha.[[InstantAwesomeJustAddMecha giant mechas]]!



* '''Invoked''': The engineer is a huge fan of mecha anime and builds a humongous mecha to live out his dream of piloting one, regardless of how impractical it might be.

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* '''Invoked''': The engineer is a huge fan of mecha anime and builds a humongous mecha to live out his dream of piloting one, regardless of how impractical it might be. be.
* '''Exploited''': ???



** "But they look so damn cool!" "You really are a dreamer if you think these metal giants are actually going somewhere! Spider tanks are the way of the future!" "But they [[PunctuatedForEmphasis look. So. Damn. COOL!]]" "The men can thank [[CreatorWorship the Writer]] that I am the one who spends the budget, not you. And they should pray to the Artist that it stays that way; Less of them will die."
** "Oh, Mr. Realistic wants to make a [[SpiderTank Spider Tank!]] Sure, let's toss one of these tanks and a mecha in a room. [[ThereIsNoKillLikeOverkill We'll see who will be reduced to dust.]]

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** "But they look so damn cool!" "You really are a dreamer if you think these metal giants are actually going somewhere! Spider tanks are the way of the future!" "But they [[PunctuatedForEmphasis look. So. Damn. COOL!]]" "The men can thank [[CreatorWorship the Writer]] that I am the one who spends the budget, not you. And they should pray to the Artist that it stays that way; Less of them will die."
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** "Oh, Mr. Realistic wants to make a [[SpiderTank Spider Tank!]] Sure, let's toss one of these tanks and a mecha in a room. [[ThereIsNoKillLikeOverkill We'll see who will be reduced to dust.]]
* '''Deconstructed''':
** SquareCubeLaw
** Alternatively: The mecha is very powerful and effective, but it causes tremendous collateral damage due to its large size and huge weapons.
* '''Reconstructed''':
** The cube-square victim is upgraded with {{unobtainium}} and becomes effective.
** The DestructiveSavior robot is given new control software that makes it much safer.
** the pilot of Gigawattron [[{{Badass}} makes a point of
]] [[PunchedAcrossTheRoom punching his foes out of the city]] to ensure they're in a collateral free-zone before the fight.





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%%* '''Implied''': ???
21st Oct '12 2:11:20 AM Akamia
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** the pilot of Gigawattron [[Badass makes a point of ]] [[PunchedAcrossTheRoom punching his foes out of the city]] to ensure they're in a collateral free-zone before the fight.

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** the pilot of Gigawattron [[Badass [[{{Badass}} makes a point of ]] [[PunchedAcrossTheRoom punching his foes out of the city]] to ensure they're in a collateral free-zone before the fight.
14th Oct '12 5:38:47 AM MaxThrustage
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** the piolet of Gigawattron [[Badass makes a point of ]] [[PunchedAcrossTheRoom punching his foes aout of the city]] to ensure they're in a collateral free-zone before the fight.

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** the piolet pilot of Gigawattron [[Badass makes a point of ]] [[PunchedAcrossTheRoom punching his foes aout out of the city]] to ensure they're in a collateral free-zone before the fight.
1st Oct '12 11:27:26 AM TropeEater
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** MiniMecha, Nanomachines

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** MiniMecha, NanomachinesNanoMachines.
14th Sep '12 1:48:35 AM doorhandle
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** the piolet of Gigawattron [[Badass makes a point of ]] [[PunchedAcrossTheRoom punching his foes aout of the city]] to ensure they're in a collateral free-zone before the fight.
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