History VideoGame / ActionDoom2UrbanBrawl

6th Dec '15 7:14:26 PM honeyishrunkmyself
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28th Jun '15 4:11:54 AM heretoeditisall
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* CelShading: Simulated in the ''Doom'' engine via use of black-outlined sprites, and cleverly created black outlines around level geometry.

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* CelShading: Simulated in the ''Doom'' engine via use of black-outlined sprites, and cleverly created black outlines around level geometry. geometry- this is handled by creating a one-sided texture box around objects that show black when seem from one side(the back), but invisible from the other)the front view)
14th Mar '15 3:17:22 PM nombretomado
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While the original ''Action Doom'' was an attempt to bring ''{{Contra}}''-like mechanics to first person perspective, ''Urban Brawl'' is a nod to beat 'em ups like ''VideoGame/DoubleDragon''. You have a pistol, but most of the time, you'll end up fighting with melee weapons like two-by-fours, bottles or pool cues.

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While the original ''Action Doom'' was an attempt to bring ''{{Contra}}''-like ''{{VideoGame/Contra}}''-like mechanics to first person perspective, ''Urban Brawl'' is a nod to beat 'em ups like ''VideoGame/DoubleDragon''. You have a pistol, but most of the time, you'll end up fighting with melee weapons like two-by-fours, bottles or pool cues.
29th Nov '14 2:14:32 PM Korodzik
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Its homepage is [[http://action.mancubus.net/ here]].

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Its homepage is [[http://action.mancubus.net/ here]].
here]]. An add-on, ''Dead of Winter'', was [[http://forum.zdoom.org/viewtopic.php?f=19&t=45016 released]] in January 2014.


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* HighlyVisibleNinja: It's hard not to notice the ninja ladies with their freakish purple hair.
30th Jun '14 4:21:34 AM Korodzik
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** In the first level, you can enlist the help of your wrestler friend, [[Literature/{{Doom}} Flynn]] [[VideoGame/FinalFight Haggar]].
29th Nov '13 2:40:46 PM Kadorhal
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While the original ''ActionDoom'' was an attempt to bring ''{{Contra}}''-like mechanics to first person perspective, ''Urban Brawl'' is a nod to beat 'em ups like ''VideoGame/DoubleDragon''. You have a pistol, but most of the time, you'll end up fighting with melee weapons like two-by-fours, bottles or pool cues.

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While the original ''ActionDoom'' ''Action Doom'' was an attempt to bring ''{{Contra}}''-like mechanics to first person perspective, ''Urban Brawl'' is a nod to beat 'em ups like ''VideoGame/DoubleDragon''. You have a pistol, but most of the time, you'll end up fighting with melee weapons like two-by-fours, bottles or pool cues.



* AuthorAvatar: Well, sort of. One of the enemies you fight is a scuba diver... named "Scuba Steve."

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* AuthorAvatar: Well, sort of. One of the enemies you fight is a scuba diver... named "Scuba Steve."" [[SelfDeprecation Who has an effeminate walking style and is pretty easy to take care of.]]



* CelShading: Simulated in the ''{{Doom}}'' engine via use of black-outlined sprites, and cleverly created black outlines around level geometry.

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* CelShading: Simulated in the ''{{Doom}}'' ''Doom'' engine via use of black-outlined sprites, and cleverly created black outlines around level geometry. geometry.
* CreatorCameo: In addition to the above Scuba Steve enemy, if you turn on the generator in the farm house and enter the room with the missing children posters plastered over the walls, you can find one with Stephen Browning's name and photo on it.



* Gainaxing: Bonus game "All about the bunnies".
* {{Homage}}: To old side scrolling beat 'em ups such as StreetsOfRage or ''VideoGame/FinalFight'', with an atmosphere and story telling style similar to SinCity.

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* Gainaxing: {{Gainaxing}}: Bonus game "All about the bunnies".
* {{Homage}}: To old side scrolling beat 'em ups such as StreetsOfRage ''VideoGame/StreetsOfRage'' or ''VideoGame/FinalFight'', with an atmosphere and story telling style similar to SinCity.''ComicBook/SinCity''.



* KatanasAreJustBetter: The bonus level "[[ShoutOut Samurai Showdown]]" has you pick up a katana and take on endless waves of enemies. The katana tends to wipe through them easily. This does not make the bonus level any less hard.

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* KatanasAreJustBetter: The bonus level "[[ShoutOut Samurai Showdown]]" has you pick up a katana and take on endless waves of enemies. The katana tends to wipe through them easily. This does not make the bonus level any less hard. The room the bonus level is based on also holds one in the main game, which cuts through almost every enemy like butter, but upon grabbing it you're ambushed by more enemies than that katana could kill without breaking.



* LethalJokeItem: One of the strongest melee weapons in the game is [[Webcomic/PennyArcade a cardboard tube]]. [[LegacyOfKain Fear the tube]].

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* LethalJokeItem: One of the strongest melee weapons in the game is [[Webcomic/PennyArcade a cardboard tube]]. [[LegacyOfKain [[VideoGame/LegacyOfKain Fear the tube]].



* MultipleEndings: One good (Obviously, you save your daughter), and three bad ones. ([[spoiler:You run out of leads and are murdered by a random mook; the BigBad arranges your arrest; the BigBad tricks your daughter into shooting you, leading to you committing suicide in the hospital]]). There's also a NonStandardGameOver [[spoiler:if you attack the BigBad ''before'' your daughter has fled the scene]], as well as an alternate good one where [[spoiler:you get sidetracked taking on Hugo, are unable to find your daughter, but end up starting a new family with the woman who rescued you from the subway station.]]

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* MultipleEndings: One good (Obviously, you save your daughter), and three bad ones. ([[spoiler:You run out of leads and are murdered by a random mook; the BigBad arranges your arrest; arrest before you can fight him; the BigBad Big Bad tricks your daughter into shooting you, leading to you committing suicide in the hospital]]). There's also a NonStandardGameOver [[spoiler:if you attack the BigBad ''before'' your daughter has fled the scene]], as well as an alternate good one where [[spoiler:you get sidetracked taking on Hugo, are unable to find your daughter, but end up starting a new family with the woman who rescued you from the subway station.]]



** One of the bonus points pickups in the game is [[TheRedStapler The Red]] [[OfficeSpace Stapler]], complete with quotation. Not to mention that you can find VideoGame/{{Daikatana}} (the game, not the weapon) as a points item too.

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** One of the bonus points pickups in the game is [[TheRedStapler [[Film/OfficeSpace The Red]] [[OfficeSpace Red Stapler]], complete with quotation. Not to mention that you can find VideoGame/{{Daikatana}} (the game, not the weapon) as a points item too.



* ShowsDamage: Hugo gets progressively more bloody and bruised as you beat him up... not that it slows him down.

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* ShowsDamage: Hugo gets progressively more bloody and bruised as you beat him up... not that it slows him down. down.
** Most weapons, too, are shown damaged once they're brought to half-strength.
3rd Aug '13 8:11:37 PM Specialist290
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** One boss [[{{Expy}} is]] [[Franchise/StreetFighter Hugo]] [[VideoGame/FinalFight Andore]], who is in turn a CaptainErsatz of Wrestling/AndreTheGiant. His "you're dead" message is simply "'''OBEY.'''" [[hottip:*:The OBEY Giant, meanwhile, was a modified version of a sticker fad starring, you guessed it, André the Giant.]]

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** One boss [[{{Expy}} is]] [[Franchise/StreetFighter Hugo]] [[VideoGame/FinalFight Andore]], who is in turn a CaptainErsatz of Wrestling/AndreTheGiant. His "you're dead" message is simply "'''OBEY.'''" [[hottip:*:The [[note]]The OBEY Giant, meanwhile, was a modified version of a sticker fad starring, you guessed it, André the Giant.]][[/note]]
30th Mar '13 10:51:58 PM Luigifan
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* ActionDad: The protagonist, natch, who is willing to take on an entire town of gangsters, a serial killer ''and'' a corporation to save his daughter.

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* ActionDad: The protagonist, natch, who is willing to take on an entire town of gangsters, a serial killer killer, ''and'' a corporation to save his daughter.



* EarnYourHappyEnding: Zig-zagged. While the easiest ending to get is a bad one ([[spoiler:you run out of leads and die in the subway]]) the good ones are only mildly harder. The by far hardest ending to get, which involves both going to the cabin in the forest ''and'' attacking the Phylex tower, [[EarnYourBadEnding is also a bad one]] ([[spoiler:your daughter shoots you, after which you end up overdosing on painkillers in the hospital]]).

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* EarnYourHappyEnding: Zig-zagged. While the easiest ending to get is a bad one ([[spoiler:you run out of leads and die in the subway]]) subway]]), the good ones are only mildly harder. The by far hardest ending to get, which involves both going to the cabin in the forest ''and'' attacking the Phylex tower, [[EarnYourBadEnding is also a bad one]] ([[spoiler:your daughter shoots you, after which you end up overdosing on painkillers in the hospital]]).



* KatanasAreJustBetter: the bonus level "[[ShoutOut Samurai Showdown]]" has you pick up a katana and take on endless waves of enemies. The katana tends to wipe through them easily. This does not make the bonus level any less hard.

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* KatanasAreJustBetter: the The bonus level "[[ShoutOut Samurai Showdown]]" has you pick up a katana and take on endless waves of enemies. The katana tends to wipe through them easily. This does not make the bonus level any less hard.
5th Mar '13 9:26:57 PM DelShiftB
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* BettingMiniGame: Can be done mid-combat if desired, but if you get surrounded when playing poker, you'll get trapped in a CycleOfHurting. The bonus pack also adds blackjack and roulette, and lets you play without worry about combat.
* BreakableWeapons: Each melee weapon (other than the brass knuckles) has a limited number of attacks before it wears out and is tossed. They also visibly degrade when half-way.



* CrosshairAware: A brief moment at the beginning of the sniper sequence in the forest level.

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* CrosshairAware: A brief moment at the beginning of the sniper sequence in the forest level. Next shots are identified by a LaserSight.



* ExecutiveSuiteFight: The Phylex tower.

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* ExecutiveSuiteFight: The Phylex tower. tower.
* Gainaxing: Bonus game "All about the bunnies".



* OpenEndedBossBattle: The two gangsters at the end of the subway; you get different endings depending on whether you lose to them or not.

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* OneBulletLeft: [[spoiler:The hero says he only has one chance to hit the helicopter with the weapon he picked up.]]
* OpenEndedBossBattle: The two gangsters at the end of the subway; you get different endings depending on whether you lose to them or not.not, in addition to whether or not you did something in a previous level.
3rd Mar '13 3:10:46 PM Kadorhal
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* EarnYourHappyEnding: Zig-zagged. While the easiest ending to get is a bad one ([[spoiler:you run out of leads and die in the subway]]) the good ones are only mildly easier. The by far hardest ending to get, which involves both going to the cabin in the forest ''and'' attacking the Phylex tower, is also a bad one ([[spoiler:your daughter shoots you, after which you end up overdosing on painkillers in the hospital]]).

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* EarnYourHappyEnding: Zig-zagged. While the easiest ending to get is a bad one ([[spoiler:you run out of leads and die in the subway]]) the good ones are only mildly easier. harder. The by far hardest ending to get, which involves both going to the cabin in the forest ''and'' attacking the Phylex tower, [[EarnYourBadEnding is also a bad one one]] ([[spoiler:your daughter shoots you, after which you end up overdosing on painkillers in the hospital]]).



* LandMineGoesClick: The forest level. Mines all over the place. Whoever set them all up here is a mystery.

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* LandMineGoesClick: The forest level. Mines all over the place.place; the first one you step on just happens to be a dud. Whoever set them all up here is a mystery.



** One boss [[{{Expy}} is]] [[Franchise/StreetFighter Hugo]] [[VideoGame/FinalFight Andore]], who is in turn a CaptainErsatz of André the Giant. His "you're dead" message is simply "'''OBEY.'''" [[hottip:*:The OBEY Giant, meanwhile, was a modified version of a sticker fad starring, you guessed it, André the Giant.]]

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** One boss [[{{Expy}} is]] [[Franchise/StreetFighter Hugo]] [[VideoGame/FinalFight Andore]], who is in turn a CaptainErsatz of André the Giant.Wrestling/AndreTheGiant. His "you're dead" message is simply "'''OBEY.'''" [[hottip:*:The OBEY Giant, meanwhile, was a modified version of a sticker fad starring, you guessed it, André the Giant.]]
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