History Webcomic / ScaryGoRound

30th Mar '18 10:53:13 AM RaineyH
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* EveryoneLooksSexierIfFrench: Elodie

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* EveryoneLooksSexierIfFrench: ElodieElodie and Natalie.


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* FemmeFatale: Natalie...[[DontFearTheReaper sort of]]. Also Fallon, whom Hugo accuses of being "the apex of sexy danger."
30th Mar '18 10:41:24 AM RaineyH
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* GeekPhysiques: [[http://www.scarygoround.com/sgr/ar.php?date=20040223 Hugo seems to have the skinny variety.]]
-->''[[BewareTheSillyOnes Consider me your dynamo of retribution.]]''
15th Feb '18 4:47:43 PM nombretomado
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** The toys [[http://scarygoround.com/sgr/ar.php?date=20070404 in the charity shop]] include Pintsize (again), ''PennyArcade'''s Fruit Fucker, Skull Panda from ''Webcomic/SamAndFuzzy'', and a mask of Jeffrey Rowland from ''Webcomic/{{Overcompensating}}'' (which John Allison occasionally appears in).

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** The toys [[http://scarygoround.com/sgr/ar.php?date=20070404 in the charity shop]] include Pintsize (again), ''PennyArcade'''s ''Webcomic/PennyArcade'''s Fruit Fucker, Skull Panda from ''Webcomic/SamAndFuzzy'', and a mask of Jeffrey Rowland from ''Webcomic/{{Overcompensating}}'' (which John Allison occasionally appears in).
28th Jan '18 10:27:37 AM Spindriver
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* [[LesbianVampire Lesbian Space Vampire]]: Alluded to but not, it seems, actually present. Abducted by a FlyingSaucer, Shelley [[http://scarygoround.com/sgr/ar.php?date=20050627 wonders]] what kind of alien has abducted her, between TheGreys ("with their probing ways") Reptilians planning to [[GalacticConqueror conquer the galaxy]], or "Space Vampires of Planet [[DescriptiveVille Saphhus X]]" ("You have a...pleasing form, Earth creature.")

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* LegionOfDoom: The League of Enemies are an archetypal version, at least in theory, as they're supposedly all out for revenge on Tim Jones.
* [[LesbianVampire Lesbian Space Vampire]]: Alluded to but not, it seems, actually present. Abducted by a FlyingSaucer, Shelley [[http://scarygoround.com/sgr/ar.php?date=20050627 wonders]] what kind of alien has abducted her, between TheGreys ("with their probing ways") ways"), Reptilians planning to [[GalacticConqueror conquer the galaxy]], or "Space Vampires of Planet [[DescriptiveVille Saphhus X]]" X]]." ("You have a...pleasing form, Earth creature.")
17th Jan '18 8:57:40 AM Spindriver
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* StacysMom: When the teenage (and somewhat hormone-ridden) Linton meets the mother of his new school-friend Grendel, [[http://www.scarygoround.com/?date=20180116 he clearly notices that she's attractive.]]
24th Dec '17 6:13:03 AM Spindriver
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* PromiseMeYouWontX: When last seen in the year 2032, [[http://scarygoround.com/?date=20171221 Future-Scout Jones had just extracted a promise from her stepmother and defense lawyer, Shelley, not to get mad at what Scout was about to say.]] We donít know what followed, but as Scout was, or should have been, about to confess to illegally [[TimeTravel travelling through time]] in order to [[StableTimeLoop attempt repeatedly]] to prevent Shelley from marrying Tim, ''mostly by trying to murder Shelley,'' even the good-hearted and {{weirdness|Magnet}}-hardened Shelley may have had a little difficulty keeping to the letter of that promise.
22nd Dec '17 10:20:36 AM Spindriver
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** Given [[http://scarygoround.com/sgr/ar.php?date=20080922 this comic]], it's safe to assume that Tim has been firmly put on a bus to Wales (though he does show up [[http://scarygoround.com/sgr/ar.php?date=20090604 later]] to drive the girls home from their {{Atlantis}} misadventures.)
** At the end of one run of the comic, Shelley leaves for London and a job at the Ministry Of History, probably so that she won't cause trouble in ''Webcomic/BadMachinery''. This was originally intended to set up a new comic, ''Destroy History'', where Shelley would roam through time causing and fixing trouble, but then Allison decided to retire Shelley instead. Then he changed his mind and gave her a few standalone stories, and has even run at least a few ''Destroy History'' strips. Then Scary Ho Round came back.
** In a more meta example, John Allison has stated that Desmond Fishman and Carrot are [[http://sgrblog.blogspot.com/2010/07/state-of-onion-2010.html retired from his comics.]] Though Desmond has shown up since.

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** Given [[http://scarygoround.com/sgr/ar.php?date=20080922 this comic]], it's safe to assume that Tim has been firmly put on a bus to Wales (though he does show up [[http://scarygoround.com/sgr/ar.php?date=20090604 later]] to drive the girls home from their {{Atlantis}} misadventures.)
) Then Scary Go Round came back.
** At the end of one run of the comic, Shelley leaves for London and a job at the Ministry Of History, probably so that she won't cause trouble in ''Webcomic/BadMachinery''. This was originally intended to set up a new comic, ''Destroy History'', where Shelley would roam through time causing and fixing trouble, but then Allison decided to retire Shelley instead. Then he changed his mind and gave her a few standalone stories, and has even run at least a few ''Destroy History'' strips. Then Scary Ho Go Round came back.
** In a more meta example, John Allison has stated that Desmond Fishman and Carrot are [[http://sgrblog.blogspot.com/2010/07/state-of-onion-2010.html retired from his comics.]] Though Desmond has shown up since.since Scary Go Round came back.
22nd Dec '17 10:17:08 AM Spindriver
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* OhCrapThereAreFanficsOfUs: In [[http://scarygoround.com/sgr/ar.php?date=20060905 this scene]], Shelley encounters obsessive fans of herself. [[CrowningMomentOfFunny It gets quite awkward]], especially when the guy named Harry starts to read out loud PurpleProse Shelley-fanfiction. (It sounds ambiguously erotic and involves ''MagicTheGathering''...) Shelley later comments that she has "looked terror square in its single, milky eye!"
** Impressively, though the {{fanfic}} excerpt is only about twenty-five words long, it hits the notes of PurpleProse, HotterAndSexier, and {{Fanservice}}.

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* OhCrapThereAreFanficsOfUs: In [[http://scarygoround.com/sgr/ar.php?date=20060905 this scene]], Shelley encounters obsessive fans of herself. [[CrowningMomentOfFunny It gets quite awkward]], especially when the guy named Harry starts to read out loud PurpleProse Shelley-fanfiction. (It sounds ambiguously erotic and involves ''MagicTheGathering''...) Shelley later comments that she has "looked terror square in its single, milky eye!"
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eye!" Impressively, though the {{fanfic}} excerpt is only about twenty-five words long, it hits the notes of PurpleProse, HotterAndSexier, and {{Fanservice}}.



* PerkyGoth: Esther

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* ParentWithNewParamour: Scout has serious problems when her father breaks up with her mother and takes up with Shelley. It seems that she wonít be over it by the year 2032, leading to [[TimeTravel some bad choices and an extreme solution.]]
* PerkyGoth: EstherEsther.



* PoorlyDisguisedPilot: More like ''Well'' Disguised Pilot! The final chapter serves basically as ''Chapter -1'' for ''Webcomic/BadMachinery''. See also FullyAbsorbedFinale.

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* PoorlyDisguisedPilot: More like ''Well'' Disguised Pilot! The final chapter of the original run serves basically as ''Chapter -1'' for ''Webcomic/BadMachinery''. See also FullyAbsorbedFinale.



** At the end of one run of the comic, Shelley leaves for London and a job at the Ministry Of History, probably so that she won't cause trouble in ''Webcomic/BadMachinery''. This was originally intended to set up a new comic, ''Destroy History'', where Shelley would roam through time causing and fixing trouble, but then Allison decided to retire Shelley instead. Then he changed his mind and gave her a few standalone stories, and has even run at least a few ''Destroy History'' strips.
** In a more meta example, John Allison has stated that Desmond Fishman and Carrot are [[http://sgrblog.blogspot.com/2010/07/state-of-onion-2010.html retired from his comics.]] Though Desmond has been glimpsed since.

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** At the end of one run of the comic, Shelley leaves for London and a job at the Ministry Of History, probably so that she won't cause trouble in ''Webcomic/BadMachinery''. This was originally intended to set up a new comic, ''Destroy History'', where Shelley would roam through time causing and fixing trouble, but then Allison decided to retire Shelley instead. Then he changed his mind and gave her a few standalone stories, and has even run at least a few ''Destroy History'' strips.
strips. Then Scary Ho Round came back.
** In a more meta example, John Allison has stated that Desmond Fishman and Carrot are [[http://sgrblog.blogspot.com/2010/07/state-of-onion-2010.html retired from his comics.]] Though Desmond has been glimpsed shown up since.



** In one of the most literal examples possible, Erin and Crowley are PutOnABus when they're sucked into Hell. Not only is Erin sucked into Hell, her very memory is RetGone from everyone who knows her, so ''no rescue attempts'' will be made. Brr... In ''Webcomic/BadMachinery'' TheBusCameBack, but still no one remembers her. Allison subsequently wrote a story about Erin breaking out of Hell; it is two pages long and awesome, and involves her becoming ruler of Hell along the way. (Crowley, on the other hand, just gets eaten.) Then, in a rather brutal Scary-Go-Round story, Erin surrenders her mortal life to save her mortal sort-of boyfriend, returning to rule Hell, although she can still occasionally visit her sister, who now remembers her. Then her boyfriend gets himself killed anyway. Yes, for the supreme ruler of a whole paranormal realm, Erin is a bit of a ButtMonkey.

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** In one of the most literal examples possible, Erin and Crowley are PutOnABus when they're sucked into Hell. Not only is Erin sucked into Hell, her very memory is RetGone from everyone who knows her, so ''no rescue attempts'' will be made. Brr... In ''Webcomic/BadMachinery'' TheBusCameBack, but still no one remembers her. Allison subsequently wrote a story about Erin breaking out of Hell; it is two pages long and awesome, and involves her becoming ruler of Hell along the way. (Crowley, on the other hand, just gets eaten.) Then, in a rather brutal Scary-Go-Round story, Erin surrenders her mortal life to save her mortal sort-of boyfriend, returning to rule Hell, although she can still occasionally visit her sister, who now remembers her. Then her boyfriend gets himself killed anyway. Yes, for the supreme ruler of a whole paranormal realm, Erin is a bit of a ButtMonkey. Though her story isnít finished at that point...
18th Dec '17 3:15:47 AM Spindriver
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* StableTimeLoop: The Bobbinsverse has various forms of time travel, which sometimes but not always generate stable loops. Notably, the "Hard Yards" storyline in 2017 involved a massive {{Retcon}}, according to which, much of the history of the comic was probably generated by [[spoiler:a {{time travel}}ling Scout Jones attempting to prevent the break-up of her parents' marriage and the births of her half-sisters -- [[YouCantFightFate and actually ''causing'' many of the events involved]]]].

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* StableTimeLoop: The Bobbinsverse has various forms of time travel, which sometimes but not always generate stable loops. Notably, the "Hard Yards" storyline in 2017 involved a massive {{Retcon}}, according to which, much of the history of the comic was probably generated by [[spoiler:a {{time travel}}ling Scout Jones attempting to prevent the break-up of her parents' marriage and the births of her half-sisters -- [[YouCantFightFate and actually ''causing'' causing many of the events involved]]]].
18th Dec '17 3:14:59 AM Spindriver
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* StableTimeLoop: The Bobbinsverse has various forms of time travel, which sometimes but not always generate stable loops. Notably, the "Hard Yards" storyline in 2017 involved a massive {{Retcon}}, according to which, much of the history of the comic was probably generated by [[spoiler:a {{time travel}}ling Scout Jones attempting to prevent the break-up of her parents' marriage and the births of her half-sisters -- [[YouCantFightFate and actually ''causing'' many of the events involved]].

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* StableTimeLoop: The Bobbinsverse has various forms of time travel, which sometimes but not always generate stable loops. Notably, the "Hard Yards" storyline in 2017 involved a massive {{Retcon}}, according to which, much of the history of the comic was probably generated by [[spoiler:a {{time travel}}ling Scout Jones attempting to prevent the break-up of her parents' marriage and the births of her half-sisters -- [[YouCantFightFate and actually ''causing'' many of the events involved]].involved]]]].
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