09:35:41 PM Jun 5th 2014
Is there a non-actor variant of this trope? Like how, say, Go-Bots were poor man's Transformers?
10:11:51 PM Jun 5th 2014
Not as far as I know. And the scenario you listed would be Complaining About Shows You Don't Like.
01:53:41 PM Jan 29th 2014
I'm surprised this isn't a trope about jury rigging or replacing premium quality goods with inferior ones that fit the same bill. I.E. Using honey on cucumbers as a substitute for melons