History Webcomic / DinosaurComics

30th Aug '16 7:17:48 PM PaulA
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* LongRunner: There are over 2,000 pages.
27th Aug '16 11:49:56 AM TheSimulation
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* CanonDisContinuity: T-Rex attempts to improve his life by declaring less favourable parts [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/000291.html non-canon]].

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* CanonDisContinuity: T-Rex attempts to improve his life by declaring less favourable parts [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/000291.html com/index.php?comic=291 non-canon]].



* ChekhovsGun: Explained in [[http://www.qwantz.com//archive/001018.html this strip]] of the "Literary Technique Comics" series. May involve Pop-Tarts.

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* ChekhovsGun: Explained in [[http://www.qwantz.com//archive/001018.html com/index.php?comic=1018 this strip]] of the "Literary Technique Comics" series. May involve Pop-Tarts.



* CursedWithAwesome: Applied to several tragic Greek figures (sometimes in rather contorted ways) in [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/001152.html this strip]].
* CurseCutShort: As the AltText for [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/001457.html this episode]] says, "''it's not swearing if you don't enunciate the last phoneme. PRO TIP''"

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* CursedWithAwesome: Applied to several tragic Greek figures (sometimes in rather contorted ways) in [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/001152.html com/index.php?comic=1152 this strip]].
* CurseCutShort: As the AltText for [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/001457.html com/index.php?comic=1457 this episode]] says, "''it's not swearing if you don't enunciate the last phoneme. PRO TIP''"



* DontExplainTheJoke: Flaunted with "[[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/000631.html Jokes Explained!]]"

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* DontExplainTheJoke: Flaunted with "[[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/000631.html com/index.php?comic=631 Jokes Explained!]]"



* {{Emoticon}}: T-rex has a particular fondness for [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/001057.html OGC]].[[note]] Try turning your head sideways[[/note]]
* EmpathicEnvironment: Explained as a part of the concept of the "pathetic fallacy" in [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/001007.html this strip]] of the "Literary Technique Comics" series.

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* {{Emoticon}}: T-rex has a particular fondness for [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/001057.html com/index.php?comic=1057 OGC]].[[note]] Try turning your head sideways[[/note]]
* EmpathicEnvironment: Explained as a part of the concept of the "pathetic fallacy" in [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/001007.html com/index.php?comic=1007 this strip]] of the "Literary Technique Comics" series.



* LampshadeHanging (every once in a while, a joke about the parameters of the comic, eg [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/000051.html here]] or [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/001056.html this one]] lampshading the lampshading.) This was explained/parodied in [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/001425.html this]] strip, also from the "Literary Techniques Comics" series.

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* LampshadeHanging (every once in a while, a joke about the parameters of the comic, eg [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/000051.html com/index.php?comic=51 here]] or [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/001056.html com/index.php?comic=1056 this one]] lampshading the lampshading.) This was explained/parodied in [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/001425.html com/index.php?comic=1425 this]] strip, also from the "Literary Techniques Comics" series.



* MagicFeather: Turns out it doesn't work [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/000293.html twice in a row]].

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* MagicFeather: Turns out it doesn't work [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/000293.html com/index.php?comic=293 twice in a row]].



* MirrorUniverse: a StoryArc that involves this and one of the few art-changes in the comic's history starts in [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/000034.html this strip]].
* NeverGiveTheCaptainAStraightAnswer: Discussed [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/001270.html here]].

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* MirrorUniverse: a StoryArc that involves this and one of the few art-changes in the comic's history starts in [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/000034.html com/index.php?comic=34 this strip]].
* NeverGiveTheCaptainAStraightAnswer: Discussed [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/001270.html com/index.php?comic=1270 here]].



* {{Prequel}}: Parodied in [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.pl?comic=934 this strip]], and further applied to Creator/WilliamShakespeare in [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/000873.html this one]].

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* {{Prequel}}: Parodied in [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.pl?comic=934 this strip]], and further applied to Creator/WilliamShakespeare in [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/000873.html com/index.php?comic=873 this one]].



* TemptingFate: Subverted in [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/000307.html this]] strip. In the past, T-Rex has had parties ruined by {{God}}, which led to embarrassment with the ladies.

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* TemptingFate: Subverted in [[http://www.qwantz.com/archive/000307.html com/index.php?comic=307 this]] strip. In the past, T-Rex has had parties ruined by {{God}}, which led to embarrassment with the ladies.
22nd Aug '16 4:45:01 PM anza_sb
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** [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=1135 Another strip]] suggested mashing up [[Music/{{Nirvana}} "Smells Like Teen Spirit"]] and [[EricClapton Layla]]. Fans came up with ''[[http://www.qwantz.com/fanart/laylaspirit.mp3 two]]'' [[http://www.qwantz.com/fanart/SmellsLikeLayla.mp3 versions]].

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** [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=1135 Another strip]] suggested mashing up [[Music/{{Nirvana}} "Smells Like Teen Spirit"]] and [[EricClapton [[Music/EricClapton Layla]]. Fans came up with ''[[http://www.qwantz.com/fanart/laylaspirit.mp3 two]]'' [[http://www.qwantz.com/fanart/SmellsLikeLayla.mp3 versions]].



* DumbDinos: Subverted. All of the dinosaurs can talk and are very philosophical.

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* DumbDinos: Subverted.Averted. All of the dinosaurs can talk and are very philosophical.
20th Aug '16 4:23:08 AM Morgenthaler
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** Also, the PokeyThePenguin [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=87&butiwouldratherbereading=pokey overlay]].

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** Also, the PokeyThePenguin Webcomic/PokeyThePenguin [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=87&butiwouldratherbereading=pokey overlay]].
3rd Aug '16 1:55:26 PM ladymountararat
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* NoodleIncident: T-Rex's idea of a party anecdote is the time he lost someone's baby.

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* NoodleIncident: T-Rex's idea of a party anecdote is the time he lost someone's baby. Only a NoodleIncident to the people he's talking to, though, not the readers: T-Rex actually lost said baby and discussed it across several strips [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=110 very early on in the comic]].
20th Jun '16 12:24:30 AM anza_sb
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** [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=1135 Another strip]] suggested mashing up [[{Nirvana} Smells Like Teen Spirit]] and [[EricClapton Layla]]. Fans came up with ''[[http://www.qwantz.com/fanart/laylaspirit.mp3 two]]'' [[http://www.qwantz.com/fanart/SmellsLikeLayla.mp3 versions]].

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** [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=1135 Another strip]] suggested mashing up [[{Nirvana} Smells [[Music/{{Nirvana}} "Smells Like Teen Spirit]] Spirit"]] and [[EricClapton Layla]]. Fans came up with ''[[http://www.qwantz.com/fanart/laylaspirit.mp3 two]]'' [[http://www.qwantz.com/fanart/SmellsLikeLayla.mp3 versions]].
15th Apr '16 7:54:18 PM yarrunmace
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* ManChild: T-Rex, at his most childish
28th Dec '15 2:27:05 AM Raptorslash
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* DumbDinos: Subverted. All of the dinosaurs can talk and are very philosophical.
15th Dec '15 8:59:05 PM FF32
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** A [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=2333 short]] [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=2334 story]] [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=2335 arc]] [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=2336 reinterpreting]] Christmas creatures seems to be referencing the SCPFoundation.

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** A [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=2333 short]] [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=2334 story]] [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=2335 arc]] [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=2336 reinterpreting]] Christmas creatures seems to be referencing the SCPFoundation.Wiki/SCPFoundation.
3rd Dec '15 8:54:04 AM FF32
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* EasterEgg: Add "&butiwouldratherbereading=nedroid" to the end of a Dinosaur Comics URL to change T-Rex and Utahraptor into [[{{Nedroid}} Reginald and Beartato.]] You can also change them into [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?butiwouldratherbereading=problemsleuth Problem Sleuth and Pickle Inspector]], [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?butiwouldratherbereading=xkcd xkcd characters]], [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?butiwouldratherbereading=pennyarcade Tycho and Gabe]], [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?butiwouldratherbereading=onewheretrexgotassimilated make T-Rex into a Borg]], [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?butiwouldratherbereading=onewheretrexswearsmore make T-Rex swear more]], [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?butiwouldratherbereading=onewheretrexwearsmore make T-Rex wear more]] and [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?butiwouldratherbereading=somethingmorehistoricallyaccurate give all the dinosaurs feathers]].

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* EasterEgg: Add "&butiwouldratherbereading=nedroid" to the end of a Dinosaur Comics URL to change T-Rex and Utahraptor into [[{{Nedroid}} [[Webcomic/{{Nedroid}} Reginald and Beartato.]] You can also change them into [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?butiwouldratherbereading=problemsleuth Problem Sleuth and Pickle Inspector]], [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?butiwouldratherbereading=xkcd xkcd characters]], [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?butiwouldratherbereading=pennyarcade Tycho and Gabe]], [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?butiwouldratherbereading=onewheretrexgotassimilated make T-Rex into a Borg]], [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?butiwouldratherbereading=onewheretrexswearsmore make T-Rex swear more]], [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?butiwouldratherbereading=onewheretrexwearsmore make T-Rex wear more]] and [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?butiwouldratherbereading=somethingmorehistoricallyaccurate give all the dinosaurs feathers]].



** [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?butiwouldratherbereading=onewheretrexwearsmore The one where T-Rex wears more]] features an actual {{Nedroid}} [[http://www.topatoco.com/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Store_Code=TO&Product_Code=NED-BEARTATO-SHIRT&Category_Code=NED T-shirt.]]

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** [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?butiwouldratherbereading=onewheretrexwearsmore The one where T-Rex wears more]] features an actual {{Nedroid}} Webcomic/{{Nedroid}} [[http://www.topatoco.com/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Store_Code=TO&Product_Code=NED-BEARTATO-SHIRT&Category_Code=NED T-shirt.]]
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