History VideoGame / RatchetAndClankSizeMatters

18th Jun '17 2:21:58 PM RandomNumberReactor
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* AcidTripDimension: Dreamtime. Let's see, you have Flying Needles and Captain Quark masked as doctor and throwing'' chainsaws'' at you as enemies, location combines Pokitaru, Veldin, Endako, precisely Megapolis, and some other locations, there are bolt crates that have fourth of their usual size, mirrors from which enemies fly (and if you shatter it, [[NiceJobBreakingItHero instead of one enemy flying from entire mirror there will be enemy flying from each shard]]), Eyeballs with literal red glare that will [[OneHitKO kill you]] if you're spot, Sprout-O-Matic plants having head of Quark that transforms into swingshot target once swung off, and finally [[spoiler: The boss fight against Giant Clank whose attacks generate waves of butterflies (that still damage you)]].

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* AcidTripDimension: Dreamtime. Let's see, you have Flying Needles and Captain Quark Qwark masked as doctor and throwing'' chainsaws'' at you as enemies, location combines Pokitaru, Veldin, Endako, precisely Megapolis, and some other locations, there are bolt crates that have fourth of their usual size, mirrors from which enemies fly (and if you shatter it, [[NiceJobBreakingItHero instead of one enemy flying from entire mirror there will be enemy flying from each shard]]), Eyeballs eyeballs with literal red glare that will [[OneHitKO kill you]] if you're spot, Sprout-O-Matic plants having head of Quark Qwark that transforms into swingshot target once swung off, and finally [[spoiler: The boss fight against Giant Clank whose attacks generate waves of butterflies (that still damage you)]].you)]]. And background isn't less trippy either, with green void full of floating 2D sprites of previous [[BigBad Big Bads]] and some other characters.
18th Jun '17 2:17:14 PM RandomNumberReactor
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* AcidTripDimension: Dreamtime. Let's see, you have Flying Needles and Captain Quark masked as doctor and throwing'' chainsaws'' at you as enemies, location combines Pokitaru, Veldin, Endako, precisely Megapolis, and some other locations, there are bolt crates that have fourth of their usual size, mirrors from which enemies fly (and if you shatter it, [[NiceJobBreakingItHero instead of one enemy flying from entire mirror there will be enemy flying from each shard]]), Eyeballs with literal red glare that will [[OneHitKO kill you]] if you're spot, Sprout-O-Matic plants having head of Quark that transforms into swingshot target once swung off, and finally [[spoiler: The boss fight against Giant Clank whose attacks generate waves of butterflies (that still damage you)]].
27th Mar '17 2:18:47 PM Gosicrystal
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* BigBadDuumvirate: Otto Destruct and [[spoiler:Luna]]

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* %%* BigBadDuumvirate: Otto Destruct and [[spoiler:Luna]][[spoiler:Luna]].



* ContinuityNod: Several in Ratchet's dreamscape, like Clank's apartment in Bogon and larger form (see LostForever). Then there's this exchange, which mirrors a conversation from the original game.

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* ContinuityNod: Several in Ratchet's dreamscape, like Clank's apartment in Bogon and larger form (see LostForever).form. Then there's this exchange, which mirrors a conversation from the original game.



* [[spoiler:DeepSleep: Luna's mooks force Ratchet into a coma after they capture him. It's at this point where he "visits" Dreamtime]].

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* [[spoiler:DeepSleep: Luna's DeepSleep: [[spoiler:Luna's mooks force Ratchet into a coma after they capture him. It's at this point where he "visits" Dreamtime]].



* DisneyAcidSequence: Dreamtime
* DisneyVillainDeath: [[spoiler:Luna, following it's defeat. Unlike most examples, we see it hit the ground, '''HARD'''.]]

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* %%* DisneyAcidSequence: Dreamtime
Dreamtime.
* DisneyVillainDeath: [[spoiler:Luna, following it's its defeat. Unlike most examples, we see it hit the ground, '''HARD'''.]]



* EvilAllAlong: [[spoiler:Luna]]

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* %%* EvilAllAlong: [[spoiler:Luna]][[spoiler:Luna.]]



* FakedKidnapping: Luna during the first 1/3 of the game.

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* FakedKidnapping: Luna during the first 1/3 third of the game.



* IncredibleShrinkingMan
* LostForever: The "Friends Don't Hurt Friends" skill point is lost until a NewGamePlus if you took damage during the Giant Clank "fight" and beat the "battle", as it doesn't reappear after you win.

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* IncredibleShrinkingMan
* LostForever: The "Friends Don't Hurt Friends" skill point is lost until a NewGamePlus if you took damage during the Giant Clank "fight" and beat the "battle", as it doesn't reappear after you win.
%%* IncredibleShrinkingMan



* ManipulativeBastard: [[spoiler: Luna. Otto counts as well.]]

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* ManipulativeBastard: [[spoiler: Luna. Otto counts as well.%%* ManipulativeBastard:
%%** [[spoiler:Luna.]]
%%** [[spoiler:Otto.
]]



* PermanentlyMissableContent: The "Friends Don't Hurt Friends" skill point is lost until a NewGamePlus if you took damage during the Giant Clank "fight" and beat the "battle", as it doesn't reappear after you win.



* WouldHurtAChild: [[spoiler:[[SubvertedTrope Subverted]], as the child in question turns out to be fake.]]

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* WouldHurtAChild: [[spoiler:[[SubvertedTrope [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]], as the [[spoiler:the child in question turns out to be fake.]]fake]].
14th Nov '16 2:17:55 PM MysteriousZorua1994
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** The game is canon in the Japanese version, however.
4th Jun '16 9:32:37 PM nombretomado
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* GameBreakingBug: On your second or third playthrough (PSP version), the Omniwrench all of a sudden stops damaging 90% of your enemies. This will never go away, on every subsequent playthrough. The PS2 version is not affected.

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* GameBreakingBug: On your second or third playthrough (PSP version), the Omniwrench all of a sudden stops damaging 90% of your enemies. This will never go away, on every subsequent playthrough. The PS2 [=PS2=] version is not affected.
11th May '16 9:17:06 AM Prinzenick
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* CanonDiscontinuity: [[http://www.insomniacgames.com/community/showthread.php?56339-Did-Insomniac-Ever-Outright-Confirm-SM-and-SAC-Were-Non-Canon&p=1421220&viewfull=1#post1421220 Insomniac Games confirmed]] that this game and ''Secret Agent Clank'' are non-canon to the main games. ''[[VideoGame/RatchetAndClankIntoTheNexus Into the Nexus]]'' likewise ignores mentioning both games in the Insomniac Museum.
-->"We have always treated them as non-canon while making our games. However, he have done joke nods to them."
7th May '16 3:58:50 PM DrDougsh
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The game is set in an AlternateContinuity that takes place after the events of ''[[{{VideoGame/RatchetAndClankUpYourArsenal}} Up Your Arsenal]]'', as confirmed with ''[[{{VideoGame/RatchetAndClankIntoTheNexus}} Into the Nexus]]''.



* CanonDiscontinuity: Neither Otto Destruct or [[spoiler:Luna]] appear in the museum in ''Into the Nexus''; as such, the game is considered non-canon.
13th Feb '16 9:44:01 AM nombretomado
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The 5th game in the ''Franchise/RatchetAndClank'' series and first on the {{PSP}}, later ported to the PlayStation2. It is the first of the two spin-off games in the series, released by High Impact Games, and is infamous for it's call-backs to the original trilogy.

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The 5th game in the ''Franchise/RatchetAndClank'' series and first on the {{PSP}}, [[UsefulNotes/PlayStationPortable PSP]], later ported to the PlayStation2.UsefulNotes/PlayStation2. It is the first of the two spin-off games in the series, released by High Impact Games, and is infamous for it's call-backs to the original trilogy.
4th Feb '16 12:40:18 AM MysteriousZorua1994
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* BigBadDuumvirate: Otto Destruct and [[spoiler: Luna]]

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* BigBadDuumvirate: Otto Destruct and [[spoiler: Luna]][[spoiler:Luna]]



* CanonDiscontinuity: Neither Otto Destruct or [[spoiler: Luna]] appear in the museum in ''Into the Nexus''; as such, the game is considered non-canon.

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* CanonDiscontinuity: Neither Otto Destruct or [[spoiler: Luna]] [[spoiler:Luna]] appear in the museum in ''Into the Nexus''; as such, the game is considered non-canon.



* ConverseWithTheUnconscious: Clank does this to a comatose Ratchet midway through the game. [[spoiler: Ratchet was able to hear him, which allowed him to wake up]].

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* ConverseWithTheUnconscious: Clank does this to a comatose Ratchet midway through the game. [[spoiler: Ratchet [[spoiler:Ratchet was able to hear him, which allowed him to wake up]].



* EvilAllAlong: [[spoiler: Luna]]

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* EvilAllAlong: [[spoiler: Luna]][[spoiler:Luna]]



* {{Expy}}: Otto and [[spoiler:Luna]] can be viewed as evil counterparts of [[Literature/{{Pinocchio}} Geppetto and Pinocchio]]. Both Otto and Geppetto are inventors, while [[spoiler:Luna]] and Pinocchio are puppets very valued by their creators and even strongly loyal to them.



* WouldHurtAChild: [[spoiler:[[{{SubvertedTrope}} Subverted]], as the child in question turns out to be fake.]]

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* WouldHurtAChild: [[spoiler:[[{{SubvertedTrope}} [[spoiler:[[SubvertedTrope Subverted]], as the child in question turns out to be fake.]]
30th Sep '15 11:49:10 AM MegaMarioMan
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* AfraidofNeedles: Flying Needles serve as enemies in Dreamtime.

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* AfraidofNeedles: AfraidOfNeedles: Flying Needles serve as enemies in Dreamtime.



* CuteIsEvil: [[spoiler:Luna]]

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* CuteIsEvil: [[spoiler:Luna]][[spoiler:Luna]].



* [[spoiler: DeepSleep: Luna's mooks force Ratchet into a coma after they capture him. It's at this point where he "visits" Dreamtime]].

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* [[spoiler: DeepSleep: [[spoiler:DeepSleep: Luna's mooks force Ratchet into a coma after they capture him. It's at this point where he "visits" Dreamtime]].



* TookALevelInJerkass: Ratchet. His personality in this game is similar to the one in the [[{{VideoGame/RatchetAndClank2002}} first game]], especially during the first 1/3 of the game.

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* TookALevelInJerkass: Ratchet. His personality in this game is similar to the one in the [[{{VideoGame/RatchetAndClank2002}} [[VideoGame/RatchetAndClank first game]], especially during the first 1/3 of the game.
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