History Trivia / DmCDevilMayCry

11th Jan '18 8:48:16 PM WZA
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** May be [[averted AvertedTrope]] with the release (and high sales) of ''Devil May Cry 4: Special Edition''. At the very least it indicates Capcom is not yet done with [=DMC=]...

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** May be [[averted AvertedTrope]] [[AvertedTrope averted]] with the release (and high sales) of ''Devil May Cry 4: Special Edition''. At the very least it indicates Capcom is not yet done with [=DMC=]...
11th Jan '18 8:47:41 PM WZA
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** May be [[averted AvertedTrope]] with the release (and high sales) of ''Devil May Cry 4: Special Edition''. At the very least it indicates Capcom is not yet done with [=DMC=]...
20th Oct '17 5:12:06 PM OnoderaTearer
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* FlipFlopOfGod: Capcom originally announced ''[=DmC=]'' was a ContinuityReboot, then Ninja Theory said it was a {{Prequel}}, and then an AlternateContinuity, meaning basically a reboot that's still canon to the original series yet takes place in an alternate universe (like the condition of the J.J. Abrams ''Film/StarTrek'' series). Capcom's current stance, as given in the store description for the ''[=DmC=]'' Dante skin for ''DMC'' Dante in ''VideoGame/MarvelVsCapcomInfinite'', is that it is a full-on AlternateUniverse.

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* FlipFlopOfGod: Capcom originally announced ''[=DmC=]'' was a ContinuityReboot, then Ninja Theory said it was a {{Prequel}}, and then an AlternateContinuity, meaning basically a reboot that's still canon to the original series yet takes place in an alternate universe (like the condition of the J.J. Abrams ''Film/StarTrek'' series). Capcom's current stance, stance as of October 2017, as given in the store description for the ''[=DmC=]'' Dante skin for ''DMC'' Dante in ''VideoGame/MarvelVsCapcomInfinite'', is that it is a full-on AlternateUniverse.
20th Oct '17 5:11:43 PM OnoderaTearer
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* FlipFlopOfGod: Capcom originally announced ''[=DmC=]'' was a ContinuityReboot, then Ninja Theory said it was a {{Prequel}}, and then an AlternateContinuity, meaning basically a reboot that's still canon to the original series yet takes place in an alternate universe (like the condition of the J.J. Abrams ''Film/StarTrek'' series).
* FranchiseKiller: Neither a continuation of this game's universe nor a return to the original ''Devil May Cry'' continuity has occurred since 2013, with anyone named "Dante" from Capcom's character library only appearing in crossover works (with this game's Dante showing up in ''VideoGame/PlayStationAllStarsBattleRoyale'' and otherwise the ''DMC'' representation being handled by his silver-haired namesake in works like ''VideoGame/ProjectXZone'').

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* FlipFlopOfGod: Capcom originally announced ''[=DmC=]'' was a ContinuityReboot, then Ninja Theory said it was a {{Prequel}}, and then an AlternateContinuity, meaning basically a reboot that's still canon to the original series yet takes place in an alternate universe (like the condition of the J.J. Abrams ''Film/StarTrek'' series).
series). Capcom's current stance, as given in the store description for the ''[=DmC=]'' Dante skin for ''DMC'' Dante in ''VideoGame/MarvelVsCapcomInfinite'', is that it is a full-on AlternateUniverse.
* FranchiseKiller: Neither a continuation of this game's universe nor a return to the original ''Devil May Cry'' continuity has occurred since 2013, with anyone named "Dante" from Capcom's character library only appearing in crossover works (with this game's Dante showing up in ''VideoGame/PlayStationAllStarsBattleRoyale'' and as a character skin in ''[=MvC=] Infinite'' for his silver-haired namesake, who otherwise handles the ''DMC'' representation being handled by his silver-haired namesake in works like ''VideoGame/ProjectXZone'').just about every other work).
6th Sep '17 10:12:09 AM SolidSonicTH
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* FranchiseKiller: Neither a continuation of this game's universe nor a return to the original ''Devil May Cry'' continuity has occurred since 2013, with anyone named "Dante" from Capcom's character library only appearing in crossover works (with this game's Dante showing up in ''VideoGame/PlayStationAllStarsBattleRoyale'' and otherwise the ''DMC'' representation being handled by his silver-haired namesake in works like ''VideoGame/ProjectXZone'').
16th Aug '17 1:29:13 AM Doctor_Doom
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* FanDumb: Before nuDante had his hairstyle altered and face changed to resemble his actor, [[http://vignette4.wikia.nocookie.net/devilmaycry/images/1/12/Dante_dmc_2010.jpg he had quite a different appearance]]. which led people to (stupidly) claim that Tameem (the game's chief designer) based Dante's initial new hairstyle on himself, when in-fact the opposite was true. and Tameem got a haircut for advertisement purposes when first revealing the game.



** Dante: Donte. Or DINO ([[FunWithAcronyms Dante In Name Only]]). Or Not Dante. Or [[AuthorAvatar Tameem]] (even though the resemblance was initially coincidental, then designed away almost completely). Or [[InkSuitActor Tim]]. Or [[MemeticMutation Fuck You]]. Or [[MythologyGag Enzo]]. Or [[SdrawkcabName Etnad]]. Or [[OverlyLongGag Dainty]]. Or [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking neo Dante]].

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** Dante: Donte. Or DINO ([[FunWithAcronyms Dante In Name Only]]). Or Not Dante. Or [[AuthorAvatar Tameem]] (even though the resemblance was initially coincidental, then designed away almost completely).Tameem]]. Or [[InkSuitActor Tim]]. Or [[MemeticMutation Fuck You]]. Or [[MythologyGag Enzo]]. Or [[SdrawkcabName Etnad]]. Or [[OverlyLongGag Dainty]]. Or [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking neo Dante]].
7th Aug '17 9:44:12 AM Netherman14
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7th Aug '17 9:42:38 AM Netherman14
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* FanDumb: Before nuDante had his hairstyle altered and face changed to resemble his actor, [[http://vignette4.wikia.nocookie.net/devilmaycry/images/1/12/Dante_dmc_2010.jpg he had quite a different appearance]]. which led people to (stupidly) claim that Tameem (the game's chief designer) based Dante's initial new hairstyle on himself, when in-fact the opposite was true. and Tameem got a haircut for advertisement purposes when first revealing the game.
31st Mar '17 2:48:51 PM nombretomado
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** Bob Barbas: BillOReilly.

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** Bob Barbas: BillOReilly.Creator/BillOReilly.
19th Nov '16 8:42:30 PM SomeoneElse17
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* CowboyBebopAtHisComputer: Controversy broke out over Dante reportedly killing an unborn child/pregnant mother in order to proceed during the game's plot - possibly [[ButThouMust forcing the hand of the player]]. Except that does not occur in the game at any point -- it's ''Vergil'' who [[spoiler:kills an unarmed mother and her child, via sniper bullet, to Dante's obvious mixed horror and shock, in a cutscene that makes it clear that's what the audience is also supposed to be feeling]]. The closest that Dante gets to anything that low is fighting a gigantic demonic "baby" beast ordered into battle by its equally-demonic mother, who can turn herself inside out to release it and is definitely evil; what's more, Dante makes a point of defeating them without killing them and taking them hostage.

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* CowboyBebopAtHisComputer: Controversy broke out over Dante reportedly killing an unborn child/pregnant mother in order to proceed during the game's plot - possibly [[ButThouMust forcing the hand of the player]]. Except that does not occur in the game at any point -- it's ''Vergil'' who [[spoiler:kills an unarmed mother and her child, via sniper bullet, to Dante's obvious mixed horror and shock, in a cutscene that makes it clear that's what the audience is also supposed to be feeling]].point. The closest that Dante gets to anything that low is fighting a gigantic demonic "baby" beast ordered into battle by its equally-demonic mother, who can turn herself inside out to release it and is definitely evil; what's more, Dante makes a point of defeating them without killing them and taking them hostage. It's ''Vergil'' who [[spoiler:kills them after they've already been disarmed, via sniper bullet, to Dante's obvious mixed horror and shock, in a cutscene that makes it clear that's what the audience is also supposed to be feeling]].
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