Created By: PopcornInsomniac on May 1, 2013

Dying Humor

When a work loses its humor value because it all of the jokes start being about death.

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Sometimes, Slapstick is funny. When it gets abused, some viewers may feel that the work stops being funny, be it lack of variety, creativity, or just that the viewer hates death jokes.
Community Feedback Replies: 3
  • May 2, 2013
    Dude. You're really supposed to include at least one example. Also this is a complaining trope which isn't really kosher these days.
  • May 2, 2013
    At it's very, very best, this is YMMV. And even then, we have Dude Not Funny.
  • May 2, 2013
    Doobl counts, does it? The humor starts out family-friendly, then the profanity sets in, then the nudity, then the violence, and finally the deaths.