History WesternAnimation / Jumanji

21st Oct '17 7:44:22 AM Omnicron13
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* AxeCrazy: Pretty much everyone who lives in the jungle except for Alan.

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* AxeCrazy: Pretty much everyone who lives in the jungle except for Alan.Alan, but even Alan can be pretty ruthless due to his decades of time living in Jumanji.



* BerserkButton: Jumanji itself has two. Anyone who cheats will be punished with a BalefulPolymorph. Anyone who even threatens to destroy the game will have The Stalker, Jumanji's version of the {{Grim Reaper}}, sent after them.

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* BerserkButton: Jumanji itself has two. Anyone who cheats will be punished with a BalefulPolymorph. BalefulPolymorph transformation. Anyone who even threatens to destroy the game will have The Stalker, Jumanji's version of the {{Grim Reaper}}, sent after them.them to annihilate the threat and anything that gets in its way.



* BlueAndOrangeMorality: Jumanji is dangerously ''unpredictable''. It's hard to tell if it's trying to kill you or trying to teach you a lesson in life. It usually seems to be a bit of both - it wants to teach you a lesson, but if you fail to learn that lesson in time...

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* BlueAndOrangeMorality: Jumanji is dangerously ''unpredictable''. It's hard to tell if it's trying to kill you or trying to teach you a lesson in life. life or morality. It usually seems to be a bit of both - it wants to teach you a lesson, but if you fail to learn that lesson in time...time, then you're good as dead.



* TheGrimReaper: In the episode "No Dice", Alan decides to screw over Jumanji, ensuring no one will ever play it again, by taking its dice away. Everything in Jumanji, even Van Pelt are now scared senseless by Alan. All except for the Stalker; a disturbing grim reaper, the personification of "Game Over", who starts hunting him down for what he's done.

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* TheGrimReaper: In the episode "No Dice", Alan decides to screw over Jumanji, ensuring no one will ever play it again, by taking its dice away. Everything in Jumanji, even Van Pelt are now scared senseless by Alan.Alan for holding the dice. All except for the Stalker; a disturbing grim reaper, the personification of "Game Over", who starts hunting him down for what he's done.



* GroundhogDayLoop: Though an artificially induced one, via the "Slickomatic Chrono Repeater "
* HeWhoFightsMonsters: Alan decides in a rather dark episode to finally get rid of Van Pelt once and for all. Unfortunately [[GoneHorriblyRight this backfires horribly]]. Due to the rules of the game, Peter ends up becoming Van Pelt, and the hunter is not finished. He's forcing Alan to kill him again in the boy's body, the circle becomes complete and Alan ''becomes'' [[FateWorseThanDeath Van Pelt forever]].

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* GroundhogDayLoop: Though an artificially induced one, via the "Slickomatic Chrono Repeater "
", though it is a dark case since the kids only use the device in an attempt to avert Alan's death.
* HeWhoFightsMonsters: Alan decides in a rather dark episode to finally get rid of Van Pelt once and for all. Unfortunately [[GoneHorriblyRight this backfires horribly]]. Due to the rules of the game, Peter ends up becoming Van Pelt, and the hunter is not finished. He's forcing attempted to force Alan to kill him again in the boy's body, so the circle becomes complete and Alan ''becomes'' [[FateWorseThanDeath Van Pelt forever]].
16th Oct '17 11:02:55 AM Omnicron13
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* ReallyGetsAround: Implied with Aunt Nora, who's had a string of failed dates and relationships. She ends up hooking up with Alan in the Finale and it's joked by the kids that soon they'll probably be calling him "Uncle Alan".
8th Oct '17 5:54:19 PM Omnicron13
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* DeathWorld: Jumanji. It's a miracle that the players survive even one episode.

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* DeathWorld: Jumanji. It's a miracle that the players survive even one episode. Even Alan who has survived in the place for decades, says he only survives moment after moment by the skin of his teeth.



* EverythingTryingToKillYou: Much moreso then the movie as the players are brought inside the game. The first episode clarifies this when Peter comes across a few toys in Alan's hideout which he explains, in a rather grim tone, were from "previous players".

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* EverythingTryingToKillYou: Much moreso then more so than the movie as the players are brought inside the game. The first episode clarifies this when Peter comes across a few toys in Alan's hideout which he explains, in a rather grim tone, were from "previous players".
14th Aug '17 8:02:09 PM Psi001
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* BeautyIsNeverTarnished: Compared to Peter and Alan, Judy rarely played TheChewToy to effects of the game. Even when it was her that broke the rules, ''Peter'' was inexplicably punished or transformed for it, something he lampshaded the unfairness of.
3rd Jun '17 7:08:57 PM TitoMosquito
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** In the first episode, Van Pelt gets pissed when Peter and Judy refer to Jumanji as a game and responds with "Jumanji IS NOT A GAME!

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** In the first episode, Van Pelt gets pissed when Peter and Judy refer to Jumanji as a game and responds with "Jumanji IS NOT A GAME!GAME!"


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* EvilerThanThou: The Stalker compared to the other villains.
7th May '17 5:48:03 PM smalltime
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* MisplacedRetribution: Even in the one case where Judy cheated, Peter was still the one to get transformed.
29th Apr '17 9:48:19 AM SkidTroper
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* BerserkButton: Jumanji itself has two. Anyone who cheats will be punished with a BalefulPolymorph. Anyone who even threatens to destroy the game will have The Stalker, Jumanji's version of the {{Grim Reaper}}, sent after them (or threatening to destroy Jumanji is The Stalker's BerserkButton).

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* BerserkButton: Jumanji itself has two. Anyone who cheats will be punished with a BalefulPolymorph. Anyone who even threatens to destroy the game will have The Stalker, Jumanji's version of the {{Grim Reaper}}, sent after them (or threatening them.
** Or any threat
to destroy Jumanji the game itself is The Stalker's BerserkButton).BerserkButton.
29th Apr '17 9:46:49 AM SkidTroper
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* BerserkButton: Jumanji itself has two. Anyone who cheats will be punished with a BalefulPolymorph. Anyone even threatens to destroy the game will have The Stalker, Jumanji's version of the {{Grim Reaper}}, unleashed on them (or threatening to destroy Jumanji is The Stalker's BerserkButton).

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* BerserkButton: Jumanji itself has two. Anyone who cheats will be punished with a BalefulPolymorph. Anyone who even threatens to destroy the game will have The Stalker, Jumanji's version of the {{Grim Reaper}}, unleashed on sent after them (or threatening to destroy Jumanji is The Stalker's BerserkButton).
29th Apr '17 9:44:51 AM SkidTroper
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* BerserkButton: Jumanji itself has one. Anyone who cheats or tries to destroy the game receives a horrible in-game punishment, ranging from BalefulPolymorph to an [[KilledOffForReal encounter]] with the game's very own version of the {{Grim Reaper}}.

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* BerserkButton: Jumanji itself has one. two. Anyone who cheats or tries will be punished with a BalefulPolymorph. Anyone even threatens to destroy the game receives a horrible in-game punishment, ranging from BalefulPolymorph to an [[KilledOffForReal encounter]] with the game's very own will have The Stalker, Jumanji's version of the {{Grim Reaper}}.Reaper}}, unleashed on them (or threatening to destroy Jumanji is The Stalker's BerserkButton).
27th Apr '17 7:46:09 AM Psyclone
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* ShoutOut: Professor [[Creator/HenrikIbsen Ibsen]] has introduced himself as a "[[Theatre/TheMasterBuilder master builder]]".

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* ShoutOut: Professor [[Creator/HenrikIbsen Ibsen]] has introduced introduces himself as a "[[Theatre/TheMasterBuilder master builder]]".
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