History TemptingFate / NewMedia

29th Dec '16 9:51:14 AM nombretomado
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* ''[[AwesomeSeries Metal Gear Awesome]]'': After being incinerated by lasers and blown up by mines, Snake mentions: "Oh gee whiz, I sure hope a tank doesn't totally come out of nowhere and OWN me!" Cue the tank totally coming out of nowhere and owning him.

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* ''[[AwesomeSeries ''[[WebAnimation/AwesomeSeries Metal Gear Awesome]]'': After being incinerated by lasers and blown up by mines, Snake mentions: "Oh gee whiz, I sure hope a tank doesn't totally come out of nowhere and OWN me!" Cue the tank totally coming out of nowhere and owning him.
24th Dec '16 10:36:46 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* At the end of the ''{{lonelygirl15}}'' episode "Backyard Bikini Patrol", Sarah remarks, "Us girls had a kickass day today. And, you know what? Tomorrow is gonna be even better!" The following day, in "Tick Tick Boom", villain Salinas sends her a video of her boyfriend BoundAndGagged with a bomb strapped to his chest.

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* At the end of the ''{{lonelygirl15}}'' ''WebVideo/{{lonelygirl15}}'' episode "Backyard Bikini Patrol", Sarah remarks, "Us girls had a kickass day today. And, you know what? Tomorrow is gonna be even better!" The following day, in "Tick Tick Boom", villain Salinas sends her a video of her boyfriend BoundAndGagged with a bomb strapped to his chest.
5th Nov '16 12:03:07 PM Morgenthaler
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* [[WebVideo/TheSpoonyExperiment The Spoony One]] sang a parody of RobVanDam's entrance music during one of the first episodes of ''Wrestle! Wrestle!'', with cheesy lyrics about himself ("Duh-da-duh-da-duh! It's time for the Spoony One's! Duh-da-duh-da-duh! Wrest-ling show!"), then remarked "Watch people ask me to make that the theme song." You get three guesses as to what ''WW'''s theme song is, and the first two don't count.

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* [[WebVideo/TheSpoonyExperiment The Spoony One]] sang a parody of RobVanDam's Wrestling/RobVanDam's entrance music during one of the first episodes of ''Wrestle! Wrestle!'', with cheesy lyrics about himself ("Duh-da-duh-da-duh! It's time for the Spoony One's! Duh-da-duh-da-duh! Wrest-ling show!"), then remarked "Watch people ask me to make that the theme song." You get three guesses as to what ''WW'''s theme song is, and the first two don't count.
10th Nov '15 6:30:07 PM nombretomado
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* It seems that when anyone tries to review the godawful ''Film/BatmanAndRobin'' film, it is almost a requirement to suggest that it won't be as bad as it's made out to be ( like RiffTrax and WebVideo/TheNostalgiaCritic, with the latter providing a [[Quotes/TemptingFate quote]]). In the case of the Critic, not less than 15 seconds after saying so, he tries (and fails) to pop a cyanide pill.

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* It seems that when anyone tries to review the godawful ''Film/BatmanAndRobin'' film, it is almost a requirement to suggest that it won't be as bad as it's made out to be ( like RiffTrax Podcast/RiffTrax and WebVideo/TheNostalgiaCritic, with the latter providing a [[Quotes/TemptingFate quote]]). In the case of the Critic, not less than 15 seconds after saying so, he tries (and fails) to pop a cyanide pill.
25th Oct '15 6:05:31 PM nombretomado
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* Occurs all the time in the ''ProtectorsOfThePlotContinuum''. Whenever an agent says anything along the lines of "At last, a break from badfic." or "Now I can catch some sleep." he/she/other/it get sent to another mission. {{Lampshade|Hanging}}d by references to the "Laws of Narrative Comedy". If a mission is described as appearing "not too bad", it will rapidly get worse.

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* Occurs all the time in the ''ProtectorsOfThePlotContinuum''.''WebOriginal/ProtectorsOfThePlotContinuum''. Whenever an agent says anything along the lines of "At last, a break from badfic." or "Now I can catch some sleep." he/she/other/it get sent to another mission. {{Lampshade|Hanging}}d by references to the "Laws of Narrative Comedy". If a mission is described as appearing "not too bad", it will rapidly get worse.
23rd Oct '15 6:04:02 PM nombretomado
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* Jim Sterling in his ''WebVideo/{{Jimquisition}}'' article [[http://www.escapistmagazine.com/videos/view/jimquisition/4966-Hate-Out-Of-Ten "Hate Out Of Ten"]]. After a rant on gamers whining about how [[EightPointEight a rating of 8 out of 10 for a highly anticipated game is not a good enough score]], he nervously asks "At least we're not criticizing 9's, at least now. Right? Yeah?" Cue a blog criticizing Games Radar for giving ''TheLegendOfZeldaSkywardSword'' a 9.

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* Jim Sterling in his ''WebVideo/{{Jimquisition}}'' article [[http://www.escapistmagazine.com/videos/view/jimquisition/4966-Hate-Out-Of-Ten "Hate Out Of Ten"]]. After a rant on gamers whining about how [[EightPointEight a rating of 8 out of 10 for a highly anticipated game is not a good enough score]], he nervously asks "At least we're not criticizing 9's, at least now. Right? Yeah?" Cue a blog criticizing Games Radar for giving ''TheLegendOfZeldaSkywardSword'' ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaSkywardSword'' a 9.
28th Jul '15 12:30:40 PM StFan
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* Web serial novel ''[[TheRaptureLogs OH GOD THE RAPTURE IS BURNING]]'' starts the entire epic story with a sentence that sums up everything you need to know about TemptingFate: "Rapture's nothing but bullshit." The title of the story comes from almost the very next sentence, so you can imagine how that turned out.

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* Web serial novel ''[[TheRaptureLogs ''[[Blog/TheRaptureLogs OH GOD THE RAPTURE IS BURNING]]'' starts the entire epic story with a sentence that sums up everything you need to know about TemptingFate: "Rapture's nothing but bullshit." The title of the story comes from almost the very next sentence, so you can imagine how that turned out.
17th May '15 6:00:34 PM nombretomado
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* In the ''WebVideo/{{Retsupurae}}'' video [[http://blip.tv/retsupurae/the-most-shameful-thing-in-the-world-5020223 The Most Shameful Thing In The World]], slowbeef comments that the video, which is of an anime fan coming up with attacks for a ''{{MUGEN}}'' sprite, just couldn't get any worse. Cue [[TheMelancholyOfHaruhiSuzumiya Hare Hare Yukai]] dance.

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* In the ''WebVideo/{{Retsupurae}}'' video [[http://blip.tv/retsupurae/the-most-shameful-thing-in-the-world-5020223 The Most Shameful Thing In The World]], slowbeef comments that the video, which is of an anime fan coming up with attacks for a ''{{MUGEN}}'' sprite, just couldn't get any worse. Cue [[TheMelancholyOfHaruhiSuzumiya [[LigthNovel/HaruhiSuzumiya Hare Hare Yukai]] dance.
1st Jul '14 11:01:45 AM SeptimusHeap
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* Jim Sterling in his ''{{Jimquisition}}'' article [[http://www.escapistmagazine.com/videos/view/jimquisition/4966-Hate-Out-Of-Ten "Hate Out Of Ten"]]. After a rant on gamers whining about how [[EightPointEight a rating of 8 out of 10 for a highly anticipated game is not a good enough score]], he nervously asks "At least we're not criticizing 9's, at least now. Right? Yeah?" Cue a blog criticizing Games Radar for giving ''TheLegendOfZeldaSkywardSword'' a 9.

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* Jim Sterling in his ''{{Jimquisition}}'' ''WebVideo/{{Jimquisition}}'' article [[http://www.escapistmagazine.com/videos/view/jimquisition/4966-Hate-Out-Of-Ten "Hate Out Of Ten"]]. After a rant on gamers whining about how [[EightPointEight a rating of 8 out of 10 for a highly anticipated game is not a good enough score]], he nervously asks "At least we're not criticizing 9's, at least now. Right? Yeah?" Cue a blog criticizing Games Radar for giving ''TheLegendOfZeldaSkywardSword'' a 9.
1st Jul '14 1:07:42 AM SeptimusHeap
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* DesuDesBrigade: After learning of the aforementioned Project D being done at a NASA base, Hitch said, "I am so outta here the moment they mention space vampires!" Much later in the review, near the end, when the vampire tells Kuki about their battle with evil aliens across the universe...

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* DesuDesBrigade: Website/DesuDesBrigade: After learning of the aforementioned Project D being done at a NASA base, Hitch said, "I am so outta here the moment they mention space vampires!" Much later in the review, near the end, when the vampire tells Kuki about their battle with evil aliens across the universe...
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