History VideoGame / ClubPenguin

8th Feb '17 2:40:58 PM RisefromYourGrave
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On January 30, 2017, on the Club Penguin website, it was announced that the game would be shutdown on March 29, 2017. It will be replaced by Club Penguin Island.

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On January 30, 2017, on the Club Penguin ''Club Penguin'' website, it was announced that the game would be shutdown on March 29, 2017. It will be replaced by Club the mobile-based ''Club Penguin Island.
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2nd Feb '17 7:18:24 AM ElliottB1
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*** Players can now tip the iceberg in-game, which reveals [[spoiler:a floating dance party, a free hard hat, and a message that reads "Together, we can build an island, create a community, change the world... and even tip an iceberg. Waddle on."]].
31st Jan '17 5:39:04 PM SirTubby
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On January 30, 2017, on the Club Penguin website, it was announced that the game would be shutdown on March 29, 2017. It will be replaced by Club Penguin Island.
29th Jan '17 2:06:00 PM PrincessPandaTrope
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* FullyDressedCartoonAnimal: This can be invoked by your own penguin with shirts, pants, dresses, formal wear, swimsuits and even '''wigs'''.
** This trope is fully emphasized in promotional artwork and media especially in the 2013 redesign, using [[UncannyValley "miniature teenagers with beaks and big eyes"]].
** The revamp of the Penguin Band also emphasizes this.
1st Jan '17 11:24:53 PM anza_sb
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* AccessoryWearingCartoonAnimal: All the penguins wear various iteams

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* AccessoryWearingCartoonAnimal: All the You can invoke this with your very own penguins wear various iteamsand puffles, by giving them items like clothes and hats. The meetable characters (like Gary, Cadence, Rockhopper, etc.) also play this straight.



** Continue to the next level on games such as Jet Pack Adventure.

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** Continue to the next level on games such as Jet Pack Adventure.Jetpack Joyride.



* BearsAreBadNews: Herbert P. Bear.

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** The "tipping the iceberg" rumor (if many people use the Hard Hat and jackhammer one side of the Iceberg, it will tip over), although false, is sometimes referenced in the game.
* BearsAreBadNews: Herbert P. Bear.



** Herbert P. Bear in PSA and EPF Missions.

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** Herbert P. Bear in the PSA and EPF Missions.



* GettingCrapPasttheRadar: Happens servel times



* EverybodyCallsHimBarkeep: The Puffle Handler, who is otherwise called "PH".



* MeaningfulName: "Cadence" (the DJ penguin's name) is a musical term describing a progression of chords.
* MinecartMadness: You can play a first-person version of this, called "Cart Surfer", in the Mine.



* NinjaPirateZombieRobot: Some of the comics in the "Fun Stuff" section on the website feature a penguin who combines several mini-games to make it more extreme (like combining Jetpack Joyride, Cart Surfer and Catching Waves to make [[http://cpassets-a.akamaihd.net/images/comic/original/105_lrg-en.gif "X-Treme Jetpack Surf Cartz"]]).



* PerpetualFrowner: Black puffles.

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* PerpetualFrowner: Black puffles.puffles are rarely seen smiling.



* TerribleTrio: The Test Bots.

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* SurferDude: Red puffles seem to embody this. Their favorite minigame are Catching Waves, and their bathing animation involves surfing a wave inside the tub.
* TerribleTrio: The Test Bots. Bots.
* Trope2000: Gary ''loves'' adding big numbers to his inventions. Usually it's "3000", but he also uses "2000" and "1000" for prototypes.


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* XtremeKoolLetterz: Played straight with the aforementioned "X-Treme" penguin.
10th Nov '16 7:11:07 PM UtopianVulture
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*GettingCrapPasttheRadar: Happens servel times
10th Nov '16 7:06:24 PM UtopianVulture
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* AccessoryWearingCartoonAnimal: All the penguins wear various iteams
11th Sep '16 12:54:18 PM DrNoPuma
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* PerplexingPearlProduction: In "Aqua Grabber", there is a giant clam with a pearl. The player can steal the pearl by performing a WeightAndSwitch with a rock.
31st Aug '16 6:56:39 AM pgj1997
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* DevelopmentGag: In one of the PSA missions, a penguin calls the Hydro Hopper "you old biscuit", a reference to the game's original name, "Ballistic Biscuit"


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* EasterEgg: While many have been removed over the years, some are still present, and new ones are added occasionally.
** Mousing over Aunt Arctic's icon in the "Ask Aunt Arctic" column of any of "Club Penguin Times" issue gives her CoolShades.
** In Dance Contest, clicking on Cadence before selecting a difficulty unlocks Expert Mode.
** Almost every catalog has hidden items that can be obtained by clicking on certain things on the pages. This has somewhat died down over the years, but they still pop up from time to time.
** Pressing "et" outside the chat bar causes your penguin to fart.
** At certain times, a penguin can get abducted by aliens. The room of which this occurs in changes every five minutes. Unless you're on an empty server, [[LuckBasedMission being the one abducted is entirely random]].
** If you look through the binoculars at The Cove, you'll eventually see a penguin playing Hydro Hopper pass by, and later, Fluffy jumping out of the water.
** Every 30 minutes, a bird comes out of the Cuckoo Clock in the Ski Lodge.
10th Aug '16 5:52:44 AM anza_sb
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* AcidTripDimension: The Box Dimension. There are boxes everywhere, physics rarely works, and everything is floating in a purple swirly flow.



** And now, '''transform into magical things like ghosts, reindeer puffles and Jack Frost, dinosaurs, and as of February, movie stars.'''

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** And now, '''transform into magical things like ghosts, reindeer puffles and Jack Frost, dinosaurs, and as of February, February 2013, movie stars.'''



** Get clothing for your puffle. Get upgrades in the ingame games like Hydro Hopper and Jetpack. At least this is getting better, with clothing items and furniture, but the parties have considerably less things for non-members to do. Oh, well. It's a start. Coincidentally, things started to get better as soon as Billybob retired and Spike Hike moved in.

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** Get clothing for your puffle. Get puffle and get upgrades in the ingame games mini-games like Hydro Hopper and Jetpack.Jetpack Joyride. At least this is getting better, with clothing items and furniture, but the parties have considerably less things for non-members to do. Oh, well. It's a start. Coincidentally, things started to get better as soon as Billybob retired and Spike Hike moved in.in.
* AnIcePerson: The Puffle Handbook describes White Puffles having the ability to "freeze liquids at will".



* BearsAreBadNews: Herbert.

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* BearsAreBadNews: Herbert.Herbert P. Bear.



* BigEater: Orange puffles.



* ElementalRockPaperScissors: Card-Jitsu is basically this: Water extinguishes fire, fire burns snow/ice, snow/ice freezes water.



* ElementalRockPaperScissors: Card-Jitsu is basically this: Water extinguishes fire, fire burns snow/ice, snow/ice freezes water.

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* ElementalRockPaperScissors: Card-Jitsu is basically this: Water extinguishes fire, fire burns snow/ice, snow/ice freezes water.ExtremeOmnivore: Orange puffles eat everything, including boxes and food bowls.



* GadgeteerGenius: Brown puffles.

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* GadgeteerGenius: Brown puffles. Also, if the name is of any indication, Gary the Gadget Guy, who made most of the field agents' equipments.


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* OldMaster: Sensei, who taught players the art of Card-Jitsu.


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* PlayingWithFire: Black puffles will catch fire when given O-berries.


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* {{Snowlems}}: The basic Mooks you'll face in Card-Jitsu Snow.
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