History VideoGame / BeTrapped

16th Jan '16 5:56:52 PM maxwellsilver
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* GreatWhiteHunter: Major Gunn, or at least he's dressed this way. Most likely a ShoutOut to [[TableTopGame/{{Clue}} Colonel Mustard.]]

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* GreatWhiteHunter: Major Gunn, or at least he's dressed this way. Most likely a ShoutOut to [[TableTopGame/{{Clue}} Colonel Mustard.]]Mustard]], with at least a passing resemblance to UsefulNotes/TheodoreRoosevelt.



* IdenticalStranger: [[spoiler:Countess Rodriguez]] to Phillipa. [[spoiler:She turns out to be Julliette's sister Isabel, and they're the daughters of famous French jewel thief Dirk Chamberlain.]]

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* IdenticalStranger: [[spoiler:Countess Rodriguez]] to Phillipa. [[spoiler:She turns out to be Julliette's Juliette's sister Isabel, and they're the daughters of famous French jewel thief Dirk Chamberlain.]]



* ReliablyUnreliableGuns: [[spoiler:Julliette pulls a gun on Parker in the Denumont. It misfires, and doesn't clear even after she pulls the trigger three more times.]]

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* ReliablyUnreliableGuns: [[spoiler:Julliette [[spoiler:Juliette pulls a gun on Parker in the Denumont.Denouement. It misfires, and doesn't clear even after she pulls the trigger three more times.]]


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* TheyDontMakeThemLikeTheyUsedTo: When Parker opens Masterwood's briefcase, the key snaps and he complains about shoddy workmanship these days and must find a pair of pliers.
12th Oct '15 3:38:12 AM maxwellsilver
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* CatsAreMean: Parker encounters a cat next to a can of bee repellant, which he needs to drive away bees from a birdhouse next to the only door to a room. He finds some catnip to tempt the cat, which makes the cat run away.



* ClosedCircle: A [[ItWasADarkAndStormyNight storm]] prevents anyone from leaving, and the island ferry is out of service.

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* ClosedCircle: A [[ItWasADarkAndStormyNight storm]] prevents anyone from leaving, and the island ferry is out of service. Parker finds the telephone out of service as well, which he assumes it a result of the storm [[spoiler:but was actually sabotage.]]



* DaChief: Chief Inspector Parker, though we don't see anyone else from Scotland Yard so it's unknown if he actually fits this trope.
* DialogueTree

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* DaChief: Chief Inspector Parker, though we don't see anyone else from Scotland Yard so it's unknown if he actually fits DialogueTree: The conversations are framed this trope.
* DialogueTree
way. A topic must be selected and can only be advanced by pressing the "next" button. Occasionally, discussing one topic reveals another topic.
1st Mar '15 9:35:28 PM maxwellsilver
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* BuriedAlive: North's Uncle Mortimer was deathly afraid of this happening to him. So much so that he had an intercom system installed in his tomb and carried bells and mirrors around his neck. What the mirrors were meant to accomplish is anyone's guess.

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* BuriedAlive: North's Uncle Mortimer was deathly afraid of this happening to him. So much so that he had an intercom system installed in his tomb and carried bells and mirrors around his neck. What the mirrors were meant to accomplish is anyone's guess. He wasn't, in case you were wondering.
1st Mar '15 9:33:41 PM maxwellsilver
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* ChekhovsGun: Pretty much everything Parker finds and picks up.

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* BuriedAlive: North's Uncle Mortimer was deathly afraid of this happening to him. So much so that he had an intercom system installed in his tomb and carried bells and mirrors around his neck. What the mirrors were meant to accomplish is anyone's guess.
* ChekhovsGun: Pretty much everything Parker finds and picks up. Also the intercom Uncle Mortimer had installed in his tomb.
1st Mar '15 8:56:53 PM maxwellsilver
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* IdenticalStranger: [[spoiler:Countess Rodriguez]] to Phillipa. [[spoiler:She turns out to be Julliette's sister Isabel, and they're the daughters of famous French jewel thief Dirk Chamberlain.]]



* WorthlessYellowRocks: Invoked by North, who went through pains to have the Bloodstone registered in his name and made public that he was its legal owner. This made it worthless on the black market and pointless to steal - no one would be willing to buy such a famous and easily retrievable item.
* YouLookFamiliar: [[spoiler:Countess Rodriguez]] to Phillipa. [[spoiler:She turns out to be Julliette's sister Isabel, and they're the daughters of famous French jewel thief Dirk Chamberlain.]]

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* WorthlessYellowRocks: Invoked by North, who went through pains to have the Bloodstone registered in his name and made public that he was its legal owner. This made it worthless on the black market and pointless to steal - -- no one would be willing to buy such a famous and easily retrievable item.
* YouLookFamiliar: [[spoiler:Countess Rodriguez]] to Phillipa. [[spoiler:She turns out to be Julliette's sister Isabel, and they're the daughters of famous French jewel thief Dirk Chamberlain.]]
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6th Feb '15 5:59:02 AM maxwellsilver
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''[=BeTrapped!=]'' is a Website/{{Yahoo}}! murder-mystery computer game that combines ''VideoGame/{{Minesweeper}}'' and ''TabletopGame/{{Clue}}''.

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''[=BeTrapped!=]'' is a Website/{{Yahoo}}! Website/{{Yahoo}} murder-mystery computer game that combines ''VideoGame/{{Minesweeper}}'' and ''TabletopGame/{{Clue}}''.



* FakeNationality: [[spoiler:InUniverse. Fu Ling, whose [[OohMeAccentsSlipping Chinese accent changes at every meeting,]] then speaks perfect English and reveals he went to boarding school with North when Parker confronts his inconsistencies, and Countess Rodriguez, who wears makeup to look Spanish.]]

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* FakeNationality: [[spoiler:InUniverse. Fu {{Fauxreigner}}: [[spoiler:Fu Ling, whose [[OohMeAccentsSlipping Chinese accent changes at every meeting,]] then speaks perfect English and reveals he went to boarding school with North when Parker confronts his inconsistencies, and Countess Rodriguez, who wears makeup to look Spanish.]]
5th Feb '15 2:59:11 AM maxwellsilver
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Gameplay involves finding and disabling traps by standing next to them, then rightclicking them (like {{Minesweeper}}), and interrogating suspects and ultimately deducing who the murderer is (like TabletopGame/{{Clue}}).

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Gameplay involves finding and disabling traps by standing next to them, then rightclicking them (like {{Minesweeper}}), ''VideoGame/{{Minesweeper}}''), and interrogating suspects and ultimately deducing who the murderer is (like TabletopGame/{{Clue}}).
''TabletopGame/{{Clue}}'').
5th Feb '15 2:55:08 AM maxwellsilver
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''[=BeTrapped!=]'' is a Website/{{Yahoo}} murder-mystery computer game that combines ''VideoGame/{{Minesweeper}}'' and ''TabletopGame/{{Clue}}''.

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''[=BeTrapped!=]'' is a Website/{{Yahoo}} Website/{{Yahoo}}! murder-mystery computer game that combines ''VideoGame/{{Minesweeper}}'' and ''TabletopGame/{{Clue}}''.
5th Feb '15 2:54:33 AM maxwellsilver
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''[=BeTrapped!=]'' is a Creator/{{Yahoo}} murder-mystery computer game that combines ''VideoGame/{{Minesweeper}}'' and ''TabletopGame/{{Clue}}''.

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''[=BeTrapped!=]'' is a Creator/{{Yahoo}} Website/{{Yahoo}} murder-mystery computer game that combines ''VideoGame/{{Minesweeper}}'' and ''TabletopGame/{{Clue}}''.
5th Feb '15 2:54:15 AM maxwellsilver
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''[=BeTrapped!=]'' is a Yahoo murder-mystery computer game that combines ''VideoGame/{{Minesweeper}}'' and ''TabletopGame/{{Clue}}''.

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''[=BeTrapped!=]'' is a Yahoo Creator/{{Yahoo}} murder-mystery computer game that combines ''VideoGame/{{Minesweeper}}'' and ''TabletopGame/{{Clue}}''.
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