History PlayingWith / TheMostDangerousVideoGame

29th Sep '15 3:01:44 PM VPhantom
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* '''Zig Zagged''': ''Hell Slaughter'' is killing people! No, the victims are proven to have already been suicidal. But how do you explain their hearts being torn out? A serial killer is responsible, using the rumors around the game as cover. However, he was driven to kill by the game! Actually, he was crazy to begin with and the game only provided him with an impetus...
** ''Hell Slaughter'' while disturbingly powerful is more amoral than malicious. While it can kill people based on their actions in game (certain bosses can kill you for real and takes VideoGameCrueltyPunishment into reality) it can also rewards and even heals and saves the lives of its players. This means despite the danger to someone in desperate enough straits things can only really go up. However it isn't a mere tool. While it tolerates being off for purposes such like maintenance, the arcade being closed, or relocation it has a temper. . [[BerserkButton Do not attempt to unplug it while a game is playing or interfere with a game in progress]]. [[ShopLiftAndDie Do not attempt to rob or vandalize it or wherever it is placed.]] [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking And don't place food or drink near it.]]

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''Hell Slaughter'' is killing people! No, the victims are proven to have already been suicidal. But how do you explain their hearts being torn out? A serial killer is responsible, using the rumors around the game as cover. However, he was driven to kill by the game! Actually, he was crazy to begin with and the game only provided him with an impetus...
** ''Hell Slaughter'' while disturbingly powerful is more amoral than malicious. While it can kill people based on their actions in game (certain bosses can kill you for real and takes VideoGameCrueltyPunishment into reality) it can also rewards and even heals and saves the lives of its players. This means despite the danger to someone in desperate enough straits things can only really go up. However it isn't a mere tool. While it tolerates being off for purposes such like maintenance, the arcade being closed, or relocation it has a temper. . [[BerserkButton Do not attempt to unplug it while a game is playing or interfere with a game in progress]]. [[ShopLiftAndDie Do not attempt to rob or vandalize it or wherever it is placed.]] [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking And don't place food or drink near it.]]
27th Sep '15 12:03:27 AM Nasrudith
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** ''Hell Slaughter'' while disturbingly powerful is more amoral than malicious. While it can kill people based on their actions in game (certain bosses can kill you for real and takes VideoGameCrueltyPunishment into reality) it can also rewards and even heals and saves the lives of its players. This means despite the danger to someone in desperate enough straits things can only really go up. However it isn't a mere tool. While it tolerates being off for purposes such like maintenance, the arcade being closed, or relocation it has a temper. . [[BerserkButton Do not attempt to unplug it while a game is playing or interfere with a game in progress]]. [[ShopLiftAndDie Do not attempt to rob or vandalize it or wherever it is placed.]] [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking And don't place food or drink near it.]]
3rd Aug '13 12:00:17 AM Kuruni
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** An MMORPG use sentient AI to control all [=NPCs=] for realistic interaction. Years of dealing with million {{Troll}}s, drive the AI to the point of self-deletion.

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** An MMORPG use sentient AI to control all [=NPCs=] for realistic interaction. Years of dealing The AI was [[DrivenToSuicide driven to self-deletion]] after the game's premise, since it doesn't want to deal with million {{Troll}}s, drive the AI to the point of self-deletion.{{Troll}}s for years.
2nd Aug '13 11:57:34 PM Kuruni
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** An MMORPG use sentient AI to control all [=NPCs=] for realistic interaction. Years of dealing with million {{Troll}}s, drive the AI to the point of self-deletion.
2nd Aug '13 5:10:49 AM FalconPain
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* '''Inverted''': The video game ''Angel Savior'' has the power to cure terminal illnesses and remove suicidal impulses.

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The video game ''Angel Savior'' has the power to cure terminal illnesses and remove suicidal impulses.impulses.
** If you get an extra life in the game, you get an extra life in real life!
22nd May '13 10:09:41 AM BaffleBlend
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* '''Defied''': The arcade owner has seen one too many late-night movies where deaths occur in the wake of a violent video game coming to town, and so buys ''[[TemptingFate Let's Play With The Pink Fuzzy Bunnies]]'' instead.

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* '''Defied''': The arcade owner has seen one too many late-night movies where deaths occur in the wake of a violent video game coming to town, and so buys ''[[TemptingFate Let's Play With The Pink Fuzzy Bunnies]]'' instead.[[BrickJoke instead]].
3rd Feb '13 9:39:12 AM SKJAM
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???If it looks like the player is going to win the game ''Hell Slaughter'' [[TheComputerIsACheatingBastard screws with their targeting sight]].
3rd Feb '13 9:15:52 AM VPhantom
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'''The Most Dangerous Video Game''': A video game turns out to be actively malevolent.

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'''The Most Dangerous Video Game''': '''Basic Trope''': A video game turns out to be actively malevolent.
3rd Feb '13 9:15:39 AM VPhantom
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* '''Exaggerated''': The ''Hell Slaughter'' machine escapes the arcade and [[AttackOfTheFiftyFootWhatever starts destroying the city.]]

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* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':
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The ''Hell Slaughter'' machine escapes the arcade and [[AttackOfTheFiftyFootWhatever starts destroying the city.]]



* '''Justified''': The man who programmed ''Hell Slaughter'' [[DrivenToSuicide committed suicide]] when the publisher screwed him out of the royalties for his game. Now he haunts his creation, seeking revenge.

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* '''Justified''': '''Downplayed''': ???
* '''Justified''':
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The man who programmed ''Hell Slaughter'' [[DrivenToSuicide committed suicide]] when the publisher screwed him out of the royalties for his game. Now he haunts his creation, seeking revenge.



* '''Parodied''': Anyone who plays ''[[TastesLikeDiabetes Let's Play With The Pink Fuzzy Bunnies]]'' is immediately driven to bash their own brains out against the game cabinet.

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':
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Anyone who plays ''[[TastesLikeDiabetes Let's Play With The Pink Fuzzy Bunnies]]'' is immediately driven to bash their own brains out against the game cabinet.



* '''Deconstructed''': As soon as the arcade owner suspects that ''Hell Slaughter'' is killing people, he has the arcade machine taken off the floor and destroyed - possibly exorcised, for good measure.
* '''Reconstructed''': ''Hell Slaughter'' is a demon who's taken the form of an arcade machine. It doesn't take kindly to the owner's attempt to destroy it: the next day, ''Hell Slaughter'' is back on the arcade floor, and the arcade owner is found dead from mysterious causes.



* '''Enforced''': The work in question was produced by MediaWatchdogs as part of a smear campaign to turn the public against the game industry.

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* '''Enforced''': The work in question was produced by MediaWatchdogs {{Media Watchdog}}s as part of a smear campaign to turn the public against the game industry.



* '''Deconstructed''': As soon as the arcade owner suspects that ''Hell Slaughter'' is killing people, he has the arcade machine taken off the floor and destroyed - possibly exorcised, for good measure.
* '''Reconstructed''': ''Hell Slaughter'' is a demon who's taken the form of an arcade machine. It doesn't take kindly to the owner's attempt to destroy it: the next day, ''Hell Slaughter'' is back on the arcade floor, and the arcade owner is found dead from mysterious causes.



GAME OVER! [[TheMostDangerousVideoGame Continue?]]

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GAME OVER! [[TheMostDangerousVideoGame Continue?]]'''GAME OVER!''' ''[[TheMostDangerousVideoGame Continue?]]''
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%%* '''Implied''': ???
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%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
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28th Mar '12 11:27:55 PM Kuruni
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** The programmer is a cultist who worship an EldritchAbomination. Anyone with knowledge on the being known the real meaning of weird rune and chanting in the background.

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** The programmer is a cultist who worship an EldritchAbomination. Anyone with knowledge on the being known know the real meaning of weird rune runes and chanting chanting-like music in the background.background, playing the game emulate the summon ritual with the player as sacrifice.
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