History Webcomic / PrincessPi

21st Apr '18 11:21:49 PM nombretomado
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** The crew accompanying Pi on her journey to the Frizzies' planet in "The Princess Pi Holiday Special" [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/kristmas/frizzies2.php includes]] WesternAnimation/TheVentureBrothers, a Facehugger from ''{{Franchise/Alien}}'', Creator/AdamWest, and [[TheSilenceOfTheLambs Hannibal Lecter]], [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/kristmas/frizzies8.php plus]] {{Series/Alf}}, [[WesternAnimation/AdventureTime Finn]], and [[WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender Toph Beifong]].

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** The crew accompanying Pi on her journey to the Frizzies' planet in "The Princess Pi Holiday Special" [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/kristmas/frizzies2.php includes]] WesternAnimation/TheVentureBrothers, a Facehugger from ''{{Franchise/Alien}}'', Creator/AdamWest, and [[TheSilenceOfTheLambs [[Film/TheSilenceOfTheLambs Hannibal Lecter]], [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/kristmas/frizzies8.php plus]] {{Series/Alf}}, [[WesternAnimation/AdventureTime Finn]], and [[WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender Toph Beifong]].
16th Feb '18 1:50:08 PM dsneybuf
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* BrickJoke: "Princess Pi vs. Princess Pai" [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=16&page=1 lists]] four men accused of sexual harassment in 2017 in its opening credits. [[spoiler:At the end of the story, Pi meets another one, John Lasseter.]]


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* DisneyOwnsThisTrope: In "[[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=16&pageType=index&seriesID=12 Princess Pi vs. Princess Pai]]", [[spoiler:Disney buys the whole Internet, foiling Potatycoon's efforts to take it over.]]
22nd Jan '18 8:25:31 PM dsneybuf
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* HostileShowTakeover: The week that ''Princess Pi'' launched, the Platypus Comix banner contained a picture of the title character using green paint to change the Platypus Comix logo to read, "[[http://platypuscomix.net/top168.jpg Pi Comix]]". It re-appeared when Peter posted the first part of the first story of the Retool.



* HostileShowTakeover: The week that ''Princess Pi'' launched, the Platypus Comix banner contained a picture of the title character using green paint to change the Platypus Comix logo to read, "[[http://platypuscomix.net/top168.jpg Pi Comix]]". It re-appeared when Peter posted the first part of the first story of the Retool.
22nd Jan '18 8:18:59 PM dsneybuf
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* NonstandardCharacterDesign: [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=16&page=6 Princess Pai]] looks like [[spoiler:a photograph of Ajit Pai's face pasted over a drawing of Pi in a business suit]].
21st Jan '18 10:02:17 PM dsneybuf
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* CouchGag: Each story has a randomly selected picture as its front cover image. Each one posted before the retool also has a random quote as its synopsis.



* CouchGag: Each story has a randomly selected picture as its front cover image and a random quote as its synopsis.
21st Jan '18 9:58:49 PM dsneybuf
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* ComicallyMissingThePoint: In "Nick and MORE!", Nick Carville gets [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=10&page=2 turned]] [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=10&page=3 into]] [[AnthropomorphicFood a potato]] (later known as "Potatycoon" as punishment for neglecting his son. What does he do after enduring days of embarrassment? [[spoiler: [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=10&page=6 Tap the power of Zeus]] from his son's magic teddy bear]].

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* ComicallyMissingThePoint: In "Nick and MORE!", Nick Carville gets [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=10&page=2 turned]] [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=10&page=3 into]] [[AnthropomorphicFood a potato]] (later known as "Potatycoon" "Potatycoon") as punishment for neglecting his son. What does he do after enduring days of embarrassment? [[spoiler: [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=10&page=6 Tap the power of Zeus]] from his son's magic teddy bear]].
21st Jan '18 9:58:22 PM dsneybuf
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* ComicallyMissingThePoint: In "Nick and MORE!", [[spoiler:Nick Carville gets [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=10&page=2 turned]] [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=10&page=3 into]] [[AnthropomorphicFood a potato]]]] as punishment for neglecting his son. What does he do after enduring days of embarrassment? [[spoiler: [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=10&page=6 Tap the power of Zeus]] from his son's magic teddy bear]].

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* ComicallyMissingThePoint: In "Nick and MORE!", [[spoiler:Nick Nick Carville gets [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=10&page=2 turned]] [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=10&page=3 into]] [[AnthropomorphicFood a potato]]]] potato]] (later known as "Potatycoon" as punishment for neglecting his son. What does he do after enduring days of embarrassment? [[spoiler: [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=10&page=6 Tap the power of Zeus]] from his son's magic teddy bear]].



* EvilKnockoff: "[[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=16&pageType=index Princess Pi vs. Princess Pai]]" has Nick Carville, now known as Potatycoon, create an evil clone of Princess Pi, to help him destroy Net Neutrality.

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* EvilKnockoff: "[[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=16&pageType=index Princess Pi vs. Princess Pai]]" has Nick Carville, now known as Potatycoon, Potatycoon create an evil clone of Princess Pi, to help him destroy Net Neutrality.
21st Jan '18 9:50:58 PM dsneybuf
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[[folder:2011-2014]]
* {{Advertised Extra}}s: Eight of the celebrities [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/kristmas/frizzies1.php listed]] on the first page of "The Princess Pi Holiday Special". The other people don't appear at all. [[spoiler:Princess Pi herself turns out to be an Advertised Extra as well.]]
* AllGirlsWantBadBoys: "[[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=15&pageType=index&seriesID=12 Sam Adams vs. True Love]]" takes this to an extreme, as a terrorist named Zahari Zaskowitz gains {{Fangirl}}s due to his cute appearance.
* AlliterativeName: Princess Pi has one if you count her royal title as part of her name. Bottle Blonde the genie plays this perfectly straight.

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[[folder:2011-2014]]
* {{Advertised Extra}}s: Eight of the celebrities [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/kristmas/frizzies1.php listed]] on the first page of "The Princess Pi Holiday Special". The other people don't appear at all. [[spoiler:Princess Pi herself turns out to be an Advertised Extra as well.]]
* AllGirlsWantBadBoys: "[[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=15&pageType=index&seriesID=12 Sam Adams vs. True Love]]" takes this to an extreme, as a terrorist named Zahari Zaskowitz gains {{Fangirl}}s due to his cute appearance.
* AlliterativeName: Princess Pi has one if you count her royal title counts as part of her name. Bottle Blonde the genie plays this perfectly straight.



* AllThereInTheManual: The [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/newbiestuff/princesspi.html character bios]] for this series managed to inform readers of five villains before Pi faced them.
* AmericaTakesOverTheWorld: Princess Ip's [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=5&page=2 main goal]] involves helping this possibility come true.
* AngelsPose: [[http://platypuscomix.net/top169.jpg This Platypus Comix banner]] has Pi perform one with Webcomic/{{Mulberry}} and [[Webcomic/ElectricWonderland Shroomy]].
* {{Anticlimax}}: "[[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=6&page=10 Princess Pi vs. Prince William]]"



* DifferentInEveryEpisode: Each comic, a different celebrity is credited with ''Princess Pi'''s creation.
* InteractiveNarrator: ''Princess Pi'' uses a narrator more often than Peter's other comics do, and Pi can even [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=6&page=2 talk to him/her]] sometimes.
* PrincessesRule: The titles of Princess Pi and Princess Ip become a little confusing after learning that Pi's mother called herself a queen before she died, and that Ip reigns over a dictatorship instead of a kingdom.
* {{Satire}}: As the series progressed, the comics started satirizing everything from BlackComedy to fundamentalist religion (and the lack thereof).
* VersusTitle: Practically all of Princess Pi's comics each have one.
* YouGottaHaveBlueHair: Princess Pi has naturally purple hair.
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[[folder:2011-2014]]
* {{Advertised Extra}}s: Eight of the celebrities [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/kristmas/frizzies1.php listed]] on the first page of "The Princess Pi Holiday Special". The other people don't appear at all. [[spoiler:Princess Pi herself turns out to be an Advertised Extra as well.]]
* AllGirlsWantBadBoys: "[[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=15&pageType=index&seriesID=12 Sam Adams vs. True Love]]" takes this to an extreme, as a terrorist named Zahari Zaskowitz gains {{Fangirl}}s due to his cute appearance.
* AllThereInTheManual: The [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/newbiestuff/princesspi.html character bios]] for this series managed to inform readers of five villains before Pi faced them.
* AmericaTakesOverTheWorld: Princess Ip's [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=5&page=2 main goal]] involves helping this possibility come true.
* AngelsPose: [[http://platypuscomix.net/top169.jpg This Platypus Comix banner]] has Pi perform one with Webcomic/{{Mulberry}} and [[Webcomic/ElectricWonderland Shroomy]].
* {{Anticlimax}}: "[[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=6&page=10 Princess Pi vs. Prince William]]"



* DifferentInEveryEpisode: Each comic, a different celebrity is credited with ''Princess Pi'''s creation.



* EverythingsBetterWithPrincesses



* HostileShowTakeover: The week that ''Princess Pi'' launched, the Platypus Comix banner contained a picture of the title character using green paint to change the Platypus Comix logo to read, "[[http://platypuscomix.net/top168.jpg Pi Comix]]".

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* HostileShowTakeover: The week that ''Princess Pi'' launched, the Platypus Comix banner contained a picture of the title character using green paint to change the Platypus Comix logo to read, "[[http://platypuscomix.net/top168.jpg Pi Comix]]". It re-appeared when Peter posted the first part of the first story of the Retool.



* InteractiveNarrator: ''Princess Pi'' uses a narrator more often than Peter's other comics do, and Pi can even [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=6&page=2 talk to him/her]] sometimes.



* NonIndicativeFirstEpisode: "Princess Pi vs. Everything" runs about twice as long as the usual comic, and does not boast a [[MonsterOfTheWeek Villain of the Week]].

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"Princess Pi vs. Everything" runs about twice as long as the usual comic, and does not boast a [[MonsterOfTheWeek Villain of the Week]].



* PrincessesRule: The titles of Princess Pi and Princess Ip become a little confusing after learning that Pi's mother called herself a queen before she died, and that Ip reigns over a dictatorship instead of a kingdom.



* {{Satire}}: The later comics satirised everything from BlackComedy to fundamentalist religion (and the lack thereof), motivating Peter to begin the retool.



* VersusTitle: Practically all of Princess Pi's comics each have one.



* WidgetSeries



* YouGottaHaveBlueHair: Princess Pi has naturally purple hair.
21st Jan '18 9:35:31 PM dsneybuf
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* OminousVisualGlitch: In "Princess Pi vs. Princess Pai", the destruction of Net Neutrality causes [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=16&page=9 page 9]] to [[spoiler:lose the bottom of its last row, as if the reader's Internet connection went down before he or she could finish reading the page]].
21st Jan '18 9:30:38 PM dsneybuf
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* BrainyBaby: Pi [[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=16&page=2 meets one]] in "Princess Pi vs. Princess Pai".


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* EvilKnockoff: "[[http://www.platypuscomix.net/princesspi/index.php?issue=16&pageType=index Princess Pi vs. Princess Pai]]" has Nick Carville, now known as Potatycoon, create an evil clone of Princess Pi, to help him destroy Net Neutrality.
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