History PlayingWith / StylisticSuck

3rd May '13 5:28:12 PM VPhantom
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* '''Straight''': The cast of ''Alice and Bob'' watches Space Questers, a Sci-Fi show. The special effects [[SpecialEffectFailure suck]], and the acting is bad.

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* '''Straight''': The cast of ''Alice and Bob'' watches Space Questers, ''Space Questers'', a Sci-Fi show. The special effects [[SpecialEffectFailure suck]], and the acting is bad.



* '''Downplayed''': Space Quest is merely SoOkayItsAverage.
* '''Justified''': The director of Space Questers is doing a parody.

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* '''Downplayed''': Space Quest ''Space Questers'' is merely SoOkayItsAverage.
* '''Justified''': The director of Space Questers ''Space Questers'' is doing a parody.



** Space Quest is much better than the FramingDevice that shows it.

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** Space Quest ''Space Questers'' is much better than the FramingDevice that shows it.



* '''Subverted''': The main character of Space Quest is having a string of weird moments...but it's revealed to be AllJustADream.

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* '''Subverted''': The main character of Space Quest ''Space Questers'' is having a string of weird moments...but it's revealed to be AllJustADream.



* '''Parodied''': Both Space Questers and ''Alice and Bob'' are intentionally bad. ''Alice and Bob'' is worse than Space Questers.
* '''Zig Zagged''': Sometimes the episodes on Space Quest are good, sometimes they aren't.
* '''Averted''': Space Quest is genuinely good.

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* '''Parodied''': Both Space Questers ''Space Questers'' and ''Alice and Bob'' are intentionally bad. ''Alice and Bob'' is worse than Space Questers.
''Space Questers''.
* '''Zig Zagged''': Sometimes the episodes on Space Quest ''Space Questers'' are good, sometimes they aren't.
* '''Averted''': Space Quest ''Space Questers'' is genuinely good.



** Space Questers is a TakeThat to a real-life show.

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** Space Questers ''Space Questers'' is a TakeThat to a real-life show.



* '''Exploited''': The director of Space Questers wants to get out of a job or exploit a budget loophole. [[SpringtimeForHitler It doesn't necessarily work.]]
* '''Defied''': The director of Space Quest works as hard as he can to make the work good.

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* '''Exploited''': The director of Space Questers ''Space Questers'' wants to get out of a job or exploit a budget loophole. [[SpringtimeForHitler It doesn't necessarily work.]]
* '''Defied''': The director of Space Quest ''Space Questers'' works as hard as he can to make the work good.



* '''Conversed''': "Odd how these kinds of shows never seem to get cancelled InUniverse."
* '''Deconstructed''': Space Questers is considered DarthWiki/SoBadItsHorrible InUniverse.
* '''Reconstructed''': Space Questers is considered SoBadItsGood InUniverse.
* '''Played For Drama''': Space Questers is a FranchiseKiller, GenreKiller, or perhaps a CreatorKiller.

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* '''Conversed''': "Odd how these kinds of shows never seem to get cancelled canceled InUniverse."
* '''Deconstructed''': Space Questers ''Space Questers'' is considered DarthWiki/SoBadItsHorrible InUniverse.
* '''Reconstructed''': Space Questers ''Space Questers'' is considered SoBadItsGood InUniverse.
* '''Played For Drama''': Space Questers ''Space Questers'' is a FranchiseKiller, GenreKiller, or perhaps a CreatorKiller.
3rd May '13 3:53:41 PM MathsAngelicVersion
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* '''Straight''': The cast of ''Alice and Bob'' watches Space Questers, a Sci-Fi show. The special effects suck, and the acting is bad.
* '''Exaggerated''': On top of that, the show has horrible writing, bad music, and is actually [[SuckinessIsPainful painful]] for the RealLife audience to watch.

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* '''Straight''': The cast of ''Alice and Bob'' watches Space Questers, a Sci-Fi show. The special effects suck, [[SpecialEffectFailure suck]], and the acting is bad.
* '''Exaggerated''': On top of that, the show has horrible writing, bad music, music and sound effects, and is actually [[SuckinessIsPainful painful]] for the RealLife audience to watch.
1st May '13 3:03:15 AM MathsAngelicVersion
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* '''Parodied''': Both Space Questers and ''Alice and Bob'' are intentionally bad.

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* '''Parodied''': Both Space Questers and ''Alice and Bob'' are intentionally bad. ''Alice and Bob'' is worse than Space Questers.



* '''Enforced''': "We can't let the ShowWithinAShow outclass our primary story. The audience isn't interested in it."

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* '''Enforced''': '''Enforced''':
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"We can't let the ShowWithinAShow outclass our primary story. The audience isn't interested in it.""
** Space Questers is a TakeThat to a real-life show.



%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???

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%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''':
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28th Apr '13 3:11:23 AM MathsAngelicVersion
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* '''Exaggerated''': On top of that, the show has horrible writing, bad music, and is actually painful for the RealLife audience to watch.

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* '''Exaggerated''': On top of that, the show has horrible writing, bad music, and is actually painful [[SuckinessIsPainful painful]] for the RealLife audience to watch.



go back to {{stylistic suck}}

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go back to {{stylistic suck}}suck}} here
17th Feb '13 3:40:50 PM VPhantom
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* '''Inverted''': Space Quest is much better than the FramingDevice that shows it.

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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Space Quest is much better than the FramingDevice that shows it.
17th Feb '13 2:50:22 PM Tangerineandpuce
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2nd Feb '13 10:50:01 AM VPhantom
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'''Basic Trope:''' A ShowWithinAShow is of low quality.
* '''Played Straight:''' The cast of ''Alice and Bob'' watches Space Questers, a Sci-Fi show. The special effects suck, and the acting is bad.
* '''Exaggerated:''' On top of that, the show has horrible writing, bad music, and is actually painful for the RealLife audience to watch.
* '''Downplayed:''' Space Quest is merely SoOkayItsAverage.
* '''Justified:''' The director of Space Questers is doing a parody.
* '''Inverted:''' Space Quest is much better than the FramingDevice that shows it.
* '''Subverted:''' The main character of Space Quest is having a string of weird moments...but it's revealed to be AllJustADream.
* '''Double Subverted:''' Except that was a dream, too. And so was that. And that. And...
* '''Zig Zagged:''' Sometimes the episodes on Space Quest are good, sometimes they aren't.
* '''Averted:''' Space Quest is genuinely good.
* '''Parodied:''' Both Space Questers and ''Alice and Bob'' are intentionally bad.
* '''Deconstructed:''' Space Questers is considered DarthWiki/SoBadItsHorrible InUniverse.
* '''Reconstructed:''' Space Questers is considered SoBadItsGood InUniverse.
* '''Enforced:''' "We can't let the ShowWithinAShow outclass our primary story. The audience isn't interested in it."
* '''Lampshaded:''' "Ah, it's so bad it's totally kickass!"
* '''Invoked:''' A director intentionally shoots for SoBadItsGood.
* '''Exploited:''' The director of Space Questers wants to get out of a job or exploit a budget loophole. [[SpringtimeForHitler It doesn't necessarily work.]]
* '''Defied:''' The director of Space Quest works as hard as he can to make the work good.
* '''Discussed:''' "Why are you even watching that? It sucks." "I know! That's the beauty of it!"
* '''Conversed:''' "Odd how these kinds of shows never seem to get cancelled InUniverse."
* '''Played For Laughs:''' Usually the case.
* '''Played For Drama:''' Space Questers is a FranchiseKiller, GenreKiller, or perhaps a CreatorKiller.

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'''Basic Trope:''' Trope''': A ShowWithinAShow is of low quality.
* '''Played Straight:''' '''Straight''': The cast of ''Alice and Bob'' watches Space Questers, a Sci-Fi show. The special effects suck, and the acting is bad.
* '''Exaggerated:''' '''Exaggerated''': On top of that, the show has horrible writing, bad music, and is actually painful for the RealLife audience to watch.
* '''Downplayed:''' '''Downplayed''': Space Quest is merely SoOkayItsAverage.
* '''Justified:''' '''Justified''': The director of Space Questers is doing a parody.
* '''Inverted:''' '''Inverted''': Space Quest is much better than the FramingDevice that shows it.
* '''Subverted:''' '''Subverted''': The main character of Space Quest is having a string of weird moments...but it's revealed to be AllJustADream.
* '''Double Subverted:''' Subverted''': Except that was a dream, too. And so was that. And that. And...
* '''Zig Zagged:''' Sometimes the episodes on Space Quest are good, sometimes they aren't.
* '''Averted:''' Space Quest is genuinely good.
* '''Parodied:'''
'''Parodied''': Both Space Questers and ''Alice and Bob'' are intentionally bad.
* '''Deconstructed:''' '''Zig Zagged''': Sometimes the episodes on Space Questers is considered DarthWiki/SoBadItsHorrible InUniverse.
Quest are good, sometimes they aren't.
* '''Reconstructed:''' '''Averted''': Space Questers Quest is considered SoBadItsGood InUniverse.
genuinely good.
* '''Enforced:''' '''Enforced''': "We can't let the ShowWithinAShow outclass our primary story. The audience isn't interested in it."
* '''Lampshaded:''' '''Lampshaded''': "Ah, it's so bad it's totally kickass!"
* '''Invoked:''' '''Invoked''': A director intentionally shoots for SoBadItsGood.
* '''Exploited:''' '''Exploited''': The director of Space Questers wants to get out of a job or exploit a budget loophole. [[SpringtimeForHitler It doesn't necessarily work.]]
* '''Defied:''' '''Defied''': The director of Space Quest works as hard as he can to make the work good.
* '''Discussed:''' '''Discussed''': "Why are you even watching that? It sucks." "I know! That's the beauty of it!"
* '''Conversed:''' '''Conversed''': "Odd how these kinds of shows never seem to get cancelled InUniverse."
* '''Deconstructed''': Space Questers is considered DarthWiki/SoBadItsHorrible InUniverse.
* '''Reconstructed''': Space Questers is considered SoBadItsGood InUniverse.
* '''Played For Laughs:''' Usually the case.
* '''Played For Drama:'''
Drama''': Space Questers is a FranchiseKiller, GenreKiller, or perhaps a CreatorKiller.



go back to [[StylisticSuck stylistic suck]]

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go back to [[StylisticSuck stylistic suck]]{{stylistic suck}}
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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
21st Sep '12 11:59:05 PM Darkton
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'''Basic Trope:''' A ShowWithinAShow is of low quality.
* '''Played Straight:''' The cast of ''Alice and Bob'' watches Space Questers, a Sci-Fi show. The special effects suck, and the acting is bad.
* '''Exaggerated:''' On top of that, the show has horrible writing, bad music, and is actually painful for the RealLife audience to watch.
* '''Downplayed:''' Space Quest is merely SoOkayItsAverage.
* '''Justified:''' The director of Space Questers is doing a parody.
* '''Inverted:''' Space Quest is much better than the FramingDevice that shows it.
* '''Subverted:''' The main character of Space Quest is having a string of weird moments...but it's revealed to be AllJustADream.
* '''Double Subverted:''' Except that was a dream, too. And so was that. And that. And...
* '''Zig Zagged:''' Sometimes the episodes on Space Quest are good, sometimes they aren't.
* '''Averted:''' Space Quest is genuinely good.
* '''Parodied:''' Both Space Questers and ''Alice and Bob'' are intentionally bad.
* '''Deconstructed:''' Space Questers is considered DarthWiki/SoBadItsHorrible InUniverse.
* '''Reconstructed:''' Space Questers is considered SoBadItsGood InUniverse.
* '''Enforced:''' "We can't let the ShowWithinAShow outclass our primary story. The audience isn't interested in it."
* '''Lampshaded:''' "Ah, it's so bad it's totally kickass!"
* '''Invoked:''' A director intentionally shoots for SoBadItsGood.
* '''Exploited:''' The director of Space Questers wants to get out of a job or exploit a budget loophole. [[SpringtimeForHitler It doesn't necessarily work.]]
* '''Defied:''' The director of Space Quest works as hard as he can to make the work good.
* '''Discussed:''' "Why are you even watching that? It sucks." "I know! That's the beauty of it!"
* '''Conversed:''' "Odd how these kinds of shows never seem to get cancelled InUniverse."
* '''Played For Laughs:''' Usually the case.
* '''Played For Drama:''' Space Questers is a FranchiseKiller, GenreKiller, or perhaps a CreatorKiller.
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