Video Game: Thrillville

Thrillville is a video game series developed by Frontier Developments and published by LucasArts.

The first game tells about scientist Uncle Mortimer, the owner in theme park, Thrillville, however, Vernon Garrison, a multi-million dollar businessman, builds his own theme park, Globo-Joy, and steals all the ride designs from Thrillville for it. The sequel is called Thrillville: Off the Rails and once again pits you against Vernon as he tries to stop your rise to fame.

Tropes included:
  • Abnormal Ammo: The audio-responsive nanotechnological color-changing wonder paint introduced in the second park is used as a weapon in the western shooting games. The pirate-themed shooters feature a gun that fires coins.
  • Apathetic Citizens: Averted in OTR. Guests will comment about how clean your park is, how expensive it is, to how they don't like the neon pink and green paint on your new roller coaster.
  • Big Bad: Globo Joy, Vernon Garrison, and Tim Twinklefingers
  • Big Good: Thrillville, Uncle Mortimer, and you.
  • Butt Monkey: Mortimer. He gets himself hurt in almost every cutscene.
  • Corrupt Corporate Executive: Vernon Garrison- the CEO of Globo Joy.
  • Critical Existence Failure: Averted; cars in RC Wars are harder to control when damaged
  • Dark Is Evil: Globo Joy's colors are usually a combination of black, gray, and teal.
  • Dress-Coded for Your Convenience: Vernon Garrison wears an expensive suit whereas Uncle Mortimer wears a lab coat, a goofy yellow tie, vibrantly-colored striped pants.
  • Fragile Speedster:
    • The Assassin in RC Wars is the fastest vehicle in the game. It is also the one that is damaged most easily.
    • Clink in Robo K.O. is the fastest robot of the three. However, he has the least armor of the three playable robots as well.
  • Man of Wealth and Taste: The newspaper clippings always show Garrison in an expensive-looking suit.
  • Mighty Glacier: Clonk is the slowest robot in Robo K.O. However, he has the strongest punches.
  • Noodle Implements: When telling secrets.
    Player: (whispers)
    Guest: Cool, but how did you convince the zookeeper to let you?
  • Overlord Jr.: Tim Twinklefingers is the son of Vernon Garrison
  • Spelling Song: "T-H-R-I-L-L-V-I-L-L-E, Thrillville let's go."
  • Third-Person Person: Robotson refers himself as "self".
  • Villain with Good Publicity: Garrison