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3rd Feb '16 12:34:49 AM foxmccloud4387
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** Bob becomes one hell of a military tactician by playing lots of WarGaming, but isn't any physically stronger from it.

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** Bob becomes one hell of a military tactician by playing lots of WarGaming, but isn't any physically stronger or more martially capable from it.
3rd Feb '16 12:34:14 AM foxmccloud4387
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* '''Downplayed''': Bob is able to accurately learn the rules of several sports by playing their videogame counterpart. He still isn't able to play them, though.

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* '''Downplayed''': '''Downplayed''':
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Bob is able to accurately learn the rules of several sports by playing their videogame counterpart. He still isn't able to play them, though.though.
** Bob becomes one hell of a military tactician by playing lots of WarGaming, but isn't any physically stronger from it.
14th Sep '15 2:36:06 PM ElodieHiras
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* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???The army replaces typical Boot Camp with the much cheaper Console Camp for similar results.
13th Mar '15 7:05:32 PM nombretomado
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* '''Deconstructed''': Players begin to die due to seemingly minor conflicts taken seriously by players, such as the ConsoleWars, suddenly turning deadly. The reason? Well, those large-scale {{Fighting Game}}s that were just released taught many video gamers how to fight, and the InternetBackdraft suddenly left the Internet and spilled into the streets. MoralGuardians are campaigning for a total ban on the medium, and this time they may well get it...

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* '''Deconstructed''': Players begin to die due to seemingly minor conflicts taken seriously by players, such as the ConsoleWars, UsefulNotes/ConsoleWars, suddenly turning deadly. The reason? Well, those large-scale {{Fighting Game}}s that were just released taught many video gamers how to fight, and the InternetBackdraft suddenly left the Internet and spilled into the streets. MoralGuardians are campaigning for a total ban on the medium, and this time they may well get it...
18th Jun '13 1:17:42 PM CheeseDogX
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* '''Enforced''': The parent company of the one making the show also ones a game development studio, and they want the kids at home to buy their newest video game. "Hey kids! This game makes you awesome!"

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* '''Enforced''': The parent company of the one making the show also ones owns a game development studio, and they want the kids at home to buy their newest video game. "Hey kids! This game makes you awesome!"
1st Jun '13 4:07:35 PM Imota
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Back to IKnowMortalKombat

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Back to IKnowMortalKombatDon't worry! I can edit tropes just fine. IKnowMortalKombat, after all.
22nd Jan '13 8:19:25 PM VPhantom
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* '''Deconstructed''': Players begin to die due to seemingly minor conflicts taken seriously by players, such as the ConsoleWars, suddenly turning deadly. The reason? Well, those large-scale {{Fighting Game}}s that were just released taught many video gamers how to fight, and the InternetBackdraft suddenly left the Internet and spilled into the streets. MoralGuardians are campaigning for a total ban on the medium, and this time they may well get it...
* '''Reconstructed''': ...until the gamers learn from those first few high-profile combat deaths, and prove that yes, they are responsible enough to use something so dangerous. In fact, their game-related martial arts training helps them become more disciplined, more focused, and proves to be a net gain for gamers and society alike.



* '''Exploited''': ???



* '''Deconstructed''': Players begin to die due to seemingly minor conflicts taken seriously by players, such as the ConsoleWars, suddenly turning deadly. The reason? Well, those large-scale {{Fighting Game}}s that were just released taught many video gamers how to fight, and the InternetBackdraft suddenly left the Internet and spilled into the streets. MoralGuardians are campaigning for a total ban on the medium, and this time they may well get it...
* '''Reconstructed''': ...until the gamers learn from those first few high-profile combat deaths, and prove that yes, they are responsible enough to use something so dangerous. In fact, their game-related martial arts training helps them become more disciplined, more focused, and proves to be a net gain for gamers and society alike.



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%%* '''Implied''': ???
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19th Jun '12 5:20:18 AM Telcontar
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* '''Exaggerated''': Bob becomes the world's best fighter simply by playing {{Fighting Game}}s.

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* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':
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Bob becomes the world's best fighter simply by playing {{Fighting Game}}s.



* '''Justified''': The game was designed as a martial arts training simulator.

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* '''Justified''': '''Justified''':
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The game was designed as a martial arts training simulator.



* '''Inverted''': Bob mastered a fighting video game by becoming a black belt in a martial art.

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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Bob mastered a fighting video game by becoming a black belt in a martial art.



* '''Parodied''': Playing video games gives Bob the ability to [[KiAttacks shoot energy from his hands like a video game character]].

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':
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Playing video games gives Bob the ability to [[KiAttacks shoot energy from his hands like a video game character]].
9th Jun '12 7:22:25 AM Cyrok
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* '''Invoked''': While TrainingThePeacefulVillagers, Bob introduces them to the wonders of StreetFighter and TheLegendOfZelda so that they can learn skills from the games.

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* '''Invoked''': While TrainingThePeacefulVillagers, Bob introduces them to the wonders of StreetFighter and TheLegendOfZelda Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda so that they can learn skills from the games.
26th Mar '12 1:05:22 PM TropeEater
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** Playing video games gives Bob the ability to [[KamehameHadoken shoot energy from his hands like a video game character]].

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** Playing video games gives Bob wins one round of a FightingGame, and is then able to use the ability character's moves to [[KamehameHadoken shoot energy from his hands like a video game character]].[[DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu fight and defeat an]] EldritchAbomination.



* '''Parodied''': Bob wins one round of a FightingGame, and is then able to use the character's moves to [[DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu fight and defeat an]] EldritchAbomination.

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* '''Parodied''': Playing video games gives Bob wins one round of a FightingGame, and is then able to use the character's moves ability to [[DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu fight and defeat an]] EldritchAbomination.[[KiAttacks shoot energy from his hands like a video game character]].
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