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The Idea Bulb
is a visible indication to the audience that someone has had a bright idea
Sometimes, though, the idea will be a sound notion
, so we hear the Idea Ding
It's a simple one-note Sting
sound made on a xylophone or glockenspiel or something else that sounds light and metallic.
Often appears with its Sister Trope Idea Bulb
. Also related to Audible Gleam
The same sound is often used for Love at First Sight
, but that's a different trope.
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