History VideoGame / InTheHunt

30th Jun '17 8:48:06 AM 4444jdm
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* GoldenEnding: [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]]. If you do a perfect run thinking that you would get a satisfying ending, you're in for a [[DownerEnding big mistake]]...

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* GoldenEnding: [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]]. If you do a perfect run thinking that you would get a satisfying ending, you're in for a [[DownerEnding [[ItsAWonderfulFailure wonderful big mistake]]...



* LoadBearingBoss: The enemy HQ gets destroyed when [[FinalBoss Yugusukyuure]] blows up. If you're playing in the one-player mode, [[DownerEnding you either get destroyed along with the base]] or [[GoldenEnding escape in time]].

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* LoadBearingBoss: The enemy HQ gets destroyed when [[FinalBoss Yugusukyuure]] blows up. If you're playing in the one-player mode, [[DownerEnding [[ItsAWonderfulFailure you either get destroyed along with the base]] or [[GoldenEnding escape in time]].



* NoCasualtiesRun: Doing a one credit run will give you the [[MultipleEndings special ending]]. It's no GoldenEnding, [[DownerEnding unfortunately]]...

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* NoCasualtiesRun: Doing a one credit run will give you the [[MultipleEndings special ending]]. It's no GoldenEnding, [[DownerEnding unfortunately]]...ItsAWonderfulFailure, unfortunately...



* SequentialBoss: The FinalBoss. [[ViolationOfCommonSense Strangely, to get the happy ending, you need to use up at least one continue before facing the final phase]]. If you did a One Credit Run, you will get the DownerEnding instead.

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* SequentialBoss: The FinalBoss. [[ViolationOfCommonSense Strangely, to get the happy ending, you need to use up at least one continue before facing the final phase]]. If you did a One Credit Run, you will get the DownerEnding ItsAWonderfulFailure instead.



* ViolationOfCommonSense: You'd expect that beating the game on one credit will get you a GoldenEnding that's even better than the GoodEnding, but no. Doing a perfect run will net you one of the {{Downer Ending}}s instead. If you want to get the good ending, you must use up more than one credit (read: see the Continue? screen at least once) before you tackle the FinalBoss' final form.

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* ViolationOfCommonSense: You'd expect that beating the game on one credit will get you a GoldenEnding that's even better than the GoodEnding, but no. Doing a perfect run will net you one of the {{Downer Ending}}s "ItsAWonderfulFailure" instead. If you want to get the good ending, you must use up more than one credit (read: see the Continue? screen at least once) before you tackle the FinalBoss' final form.
30th Jun '17 8:39:36 AM 4444jdm
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30th Jun '17 8:35:20 AM 4444jdm
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* DownerEnding: [[MultipleEndings Three of them]]. In the first [[spoiler:when you beat the game as one player [[NoDamageRun without using any continues]], you are destroyed along with the enemy base]]. The second and third occur [[spoiler:when you beat the game with two players, and are [[FightingYourFriend forced to fight your friend]]. If you succeed in destroying in the other player, you [[FaceHeelTurn become the new leader of the D.A.S]]. If the time runs out before any of the players are destroyed, both characters sink to the bottom of the ocean.]]

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* DownerEnding: [[MultipleEndings Three of them]]. In the first [[spoiler:when you beat the game as one player [[NoDamageRun without using any continues]], you are destroyed along with the enemy base]]. The second and third occur [[spoiler:when you beat the game with two players, and are [[FightingYourFriend forced to fight your friend]]. If you succeed in destroying in the other player, you [[FaceHeelTurn become the new leader of the D.A.S]]. If the time runs out before any of the players are destroyed, both characters sink to the bottom of the ocean.]]]] The first two are also somewhat exaggerated examples of ItsAWonderfulFailure as well.
30th Jun '17 8:20:24 AM 4444jdm
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* DoWellButNotPerfect: If you managed to reach the [[SequentialBoss final form]] of the FinalBoss in one credit, you would get the special ending. It's [[DownerEnding not a happy one]]. Beating the game on more than one credit gave you the happy ending. Apparently, the boss has a "furious explosion" that destroys your sub should you get the bad ending.

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* DoWellButNotPerfect: If you managed to reach the [[SequentialBoss final form]] of the FinalBoss in one credit, you would get the special ending. It's [[DownerEnding not a happy one]].ItsAWonderfulFailure. Beating the game on more than one credit gave you the happy ending. Apparently, the boss has a "furious explosion" that destroys your sub should you get the bad ending.
3rd Mar '17 7:23:44 PM 18TillIDie
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** "Unrelated"? Maybe, but all of those games, and a few others, were part of Irem's Post-Apocalypse Series, a set of games which were all staged in a desolate wasteland future. So it is likely they're meant to be some kind of errant timeline, made up of a bunch of games all set in the wake of...well probably this "flood the world" nonsense, seeing as Undercover Cops and Air Duel features stages with flooded, war zone cities in the background, probably the result of D.A.S.'s psychopathic plans for world domination.
28th May '16 4:20:09 PM nombretomado
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''In the Hunt'' (Japanese: ''Kaitei Daisensou'', "Big Sea Battle") is a 1993 HorizontalScrollingShooter arcade game by Creator/{{Irem}}. It was later ported to the Sega Saturn, the PlayStation and Windows 95 for the PC.

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''In the Hunt'' (Japanese: ''Kaitei Daisensou'', "Big Sea Battle") is a 1993 HorizontalScrollingShooter arcade game by Creator/{{Irem}}. It was later ported to the Sega Saturn, the PlayStation UsefulNotes/PlayStation and Windows 95 for the PC.
25th Apr '16 8:49:42 PM LucaEarlgrey
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[[quoteright:320:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/InTheHunt.png]]
[[caption-width-right:320:I have a sinking feeling about this...]]



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9th Aug '15 7:54:00 PM Prfnoff
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* VillainBasedFranchise: The Dark Anarchy Society/Destroy And Satsujin are also the bad guys in the otherwise unrelated shooters ''Gunforce 2'', ''Air Duel'', ''FireBarrel'', and the beat-'em-up ''VideoGame/UndercoverCops''.

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* VillainBasedFranchise: The Dark Anarchy Society/Destroy And Satsujin are also the bad guys in the otherwise unrelated shooters ''Gunforce 2'', ''Air Duel'', ''FireBarrel'', ''VideoGame/FireBarrel'', and the beat-'em-up ''VideoGame/UndercoverCops''.
24th Jul '15 10:32:18 PM nombretomado
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The game's development team would go on to later create ''Gunforce 2'' for Irem. After leaving Irem, they formed their own company Nazca Corporation. With their new company the team created ''MetalSlug'' on the Neo Geo. The similarities in both games are clearly seen in the artistic style used.


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The game's development team would go on to later create ''Gunforce 2'' for Irem. After leaving Irem, they formed their own company Nazca Corporation. With their new company the team created ''MetalSlug'' ''VideoGame/MetalSlug'' on the Neo Geo. The similarities in both games are clearly seen in the artistic style used.




* TimedMission: Like MetalSlug, there is a timer at the bottom of the screen that resets if you lose a life. If it runs out, you lose a life.

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* TimedMission: Like MetalSlug, ''VideoGame/MetalSlug'', there is a timer at the bottom of the screen that resets if you lose a life. If it runs out, you lose a life.
20th Mar '15 9:47:59 PM jormis29
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** And more {{Shout Out}}s to ''SubmarineAttack'', another HorizontalScrollingShooter involving a submarine. Submarine Attack also had a LivingStatue boss in the ruins level. There are also bomb-dropping ships and helicopters that attack in the ''exact same manner'' as Submarine Attack.

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** And more {{Shout Out}}s to ''SubmarineAttack'', ''VideoGame/SubmarineAttack'', another HorizontalScrollingShooter involving a submarine. Submarine Attack also had a LivingStatue boss in the ruins level. There are also bomb-dropping ships and helicopters that attack in the ''exact same manner'' as Submarine Attack.
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