History VideoGame / CarnEvil

21st Jun '16 10:58:30 AM colourblindzebra
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* TakeOverTheWorld: The official website states that Tokkentaker's ultimate goal is to turn the whole world into a twisted carnival via an army of giant freaks. Fortunately, he's only created one giant freak so far. Unfortunately, that giant freak is [[EnfantTerrible Junior]], the boss of the Freak Show.

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* TakeOverTheWorld: The official website states that Tokkentaker's Tökkentäkker's ultimate goal is to turn the whole world into a twisted carnival via an army of giant freaks. Fortunately, he's only created one giant freak so far. Unfortunately, that giant freak is [[EnfantTerrible Junior]], the boss of the Freak Show.
18th Jun '16 10:17:52 PM BeeKirbysNewComputer
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* TheCameo: One of the titular enemies from ''VideoGame/{{Trog}}'', another Midway-developed game, appears frozen in a block of ice in the "Museum of the Slightly Curious" portion of Freak Show. There's a health recovery item on the tip of its finger, just to make sure you notice it.



* ChekhovsGun: The spider monkeys you let loose about halfway through the Freak Show level come back later.
* ChristmasElves: Demented ones who appear on the "Slay Ride" roller coaster. They look like the ComicBook/GreenGoblin and throw presents or stab with sharpened candy canes.

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* ChekhovsGun: The spider monkeys Nik-Nak the Spider Monkey, who you let loose about halfway through the Freak Show level come level, comes back later.
later as an enemy.
* ChristmasElves: Demented ones who named "Tinsels" appear on the "Slay Ride" roller coaster. They look like According to the ComicBook/GreenGoblin and throw presents or stab with sharpened candy canes.official website, they're actually naughty children who were transformed by Krampus.



* EverythingsBetterWithDinosaurs: Dino-Rama, the dinosaur-themed tilt-a-whirl. In addition, there are also blue dinosaur mascots around the area.

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* EverythingsBetterWithDinosaurs: Dino-Rama, the dinosaur-themed tilt-a-whirl. In addition, there are also blue dinosaur mascots dinosaurs all around the area.



* ShoutOut: The Museum of the Slightly Curious from the Freak Show level features a caveman from ''Trog!'' encased in a block of ice. You can see it in [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lD-d8_DTrJE this video]] at about 1:54.



* TakeThat: Yeah, it's ''probably'' a coincidence that the zombie dinosaurs in Rickety Town that you're supposed to shoot into bloody pieces look like ''Series/BarneyTheDinosaur''... [[SarcasmMode Probably...]]

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* TakeOverTheWorld: The official website states that Tokkentaker's ultimate goal is to turn the whole world into a twisted carnival via an army of giant freaks. Fortunately, he's only created one giant freak so far. Unfortunately, that giant freak is [[EnfantTerrible Junior]], the boss of the Freak Show.
* TakeThat: Yeah, it's ''probably'' a coincidence that the zombie The dinosaurs in Rickety Town that you're supposed are one to shoot into bloody pieces look like ''Series/BarneyTheDinosaur''... [[SarcasmMode Probably...]]''Series/BarneyTheDinosaur''. [[AllThereInTheManual The official website]] even says their name is "Carnie the Dinosaur".
30th May '16 2:53:25 PM colourblindzebra
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* PrettyButterflies: In the game's ending [[spoiler: when the Protagonist wakes up, an orange butterfly flies over and lands on Tökkentäkker's tombstone.]]
21st Apr '16 9:38:18 PM Etheru
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* VideoGameCrueltyPotential: The Mimes don't do anything to harm you, and you can just ignore them and move on in the level. Or you can just shoot them anyway because they're Mimes.
29th Jan '16 2:58:38 PM colourblindzebra
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* BlatantLies: The arcade cabinet will assure you that "That isn't a zombie/it's just a silly clown".

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* BlatantLies: The arcade cabinet will assure you that "That isn't a zombie/it's "No, that's not the walking dead/it's just a silly clown".


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* BurgerFool: Rickety Town's Food Court houses the Guilloteens, a group of zombie teenagers dressed in bright orange and yellow uniforms and wear little hats shaped like a box of fries.
8th Jan '16 7:28:48 PM nombretomado
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* BodyHorror: Up to {{Splatterhouse}} levels in the Freak Show, but you really should've guessed that.

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* BodyHorror: Up to {{Splatterhouse}} VideoGame/{{Splatterhouse}} levels in the Freak Show, but you really should've guessed that.
17th Dec '15 2:42:20 PM colourblindzebra
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* FadeAroundTheEyes: At the end, the screen fades to black around [[spoiler:Umlaut]]'s eyes, complete with an EvilLaugh, to show that he is BackFromTheDead. Subverted in that, instead of his eyes fading away as well, it just cuts to a screen saying "Game Over."

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* FadeAroundTheEyes: At the end, the screen fades to black around [[spoiler:Umlaut]]'s eyes, complete with an EvilLaugh, to show that he is BackFromTheDead. Subverted in that, instead of his eyes fading away as well, it just cuts to a screen saying "Game Over."



* RetroRocket: A large metal rocket appears in Rickety Town next to the end of the Slay Ride. It's unknown if it's also a ride or just a decoration to Rickety Town's 50s theme.



* SayMyName: All of the bosses, except Hambone and Junior, are announced to the player. Of these, Krampus, Eyeclops and Evil Marie introduce themselves when they appear, Tökkentäkker appears on a giant video screen when you reach the center ring of the Big Top, and Umlaut gets called out to the fight (Tökkentäkker: "Umlaut! Get him!")

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* SayMyName: All of the bosses, except Hambone and Junior, are announced to the player. Of these, Krampus, Eyeclops and Evil Marie introduce themselves when they appear, Tökkentäkker appears on a giant video screen when you reach the center ring of the Big Top, Top to announce himself, and Umlaut gets called out to the fight (Tökkentäkker: "Umlaut! Get him!")
16th Dec '15 5:42:58 PM DrNoPuma
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* FadeAroundTheEyes: At the end, the screen fades to black around [[spoiler:Umlaut]]'s eyes, complete with an EvilLaugh, to show that he is BackFromTheDead. Subverted in that, instead of his eyes fading away as well, it just cuts to a screen saying "Game Over."
14th Dec '15 12:23:25 PM MrGuy
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* LateToThePunchline: Umlaut's introduction to the Freak Show level insinuates that [[spoiler: you're a freak]]. It takes a second. [[spoiler:Although [[MindScrew he could be just screwing with you]], [[{{Troll}} as usual]]. Or he's [[ImpliedDeathThreat implying]] [[FateWorseThanDeath what'll become of you]] [[NoHoldsBarredBeatdown once the freaks get through]] he makes a similar implication in the intro to the final stage.]]


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* StealthInsult: Umlaut's introduction to the Freak Show level insinuates that [[spoiler: you're a freak]]. It takes a second. [[spoiler:Although [[MindScrew he could be just screwing with you]], [[{{Troll}} as usual]]. Or he's [[ImpliedDeathThreat implying]] [[FateWorseThanDeath what'll become of you]] [[NoHoldsBarredBeatdown once the freaks get through]] he makes a similar implication in the intro to the final stage.]]
8th Dec '15 3:51:42 PM colourblindzebra
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* HighClassGlass: Tökkentäkker.

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* HighClassGlass: Tökkentäkker.Tökkentäkker wears a token-styled monocle on his left eye, with a pattern of Umlaut on it rather than the regular one that the Protagonist used to summon [=CarnEvil=].
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