Rock is physical attacks, Scissors is psychological attacks, and Paper is The Way of Non-Aggression.Rock is blunt, heavy. It attacks scissors by bashing away, and being so dense that scissors can't cut it. Scissors attacks paper by throwing cutting remarks at it until something breaks through. Paper merely ignores everything Rock throws at it, because it's only physical, until Rock wears itself out from exhaustion.
Can we just all agree......that Rock Paper Scissors Lizard Spock is just better and be done with it?
Rock, Paper, Scissors is symbolic of fighting game character types.Rock is the Mighty Glacier, Scissors is The Mario, and Paper is the Fragile Speedster. Rock is too slow to hit paper but 1-Hit KO's Scissors, Scissors gets taken out in one hit by Rock that it's not fast enough to keep dodging forever but is fast enough to get a couple of good hits in on Paper, and Paper is weak enough that it can't inflict enough damage on Scissors to defeat it before Paper falls but takes down Rock with Death of a Thousand Cuts.
There is a Fourth Element, Only Usable by a Master of Rock, Paper, and Scissors.And it is Cake.
Rock, Paper, Scissors is a major source of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.You can't deny the intensity, and sometimes fearful anticipation, while playing the game. If it can be proven that the game was indeed at its highest popularity in the early 90s, then we may have solved the mystery of Gulf War Syndrome.
Rock Paper Scissors is a precursor to Magic PengelAttack is Scissors, Block is Paper, and Magic is Rock. Charge was added in later as a way to restore lost HP, and soon the doodle battles took the shape they are today. (This WMG was brought to you by This Troper.
Rock is the only true winner of Rock-Paper-Scissors
Rock - Paper - Scissors is an evil game!
There will be a card game based on Rock Paper ScissorsAnd following that, japan will make an anime based on it