Features created to reduce downtime between action in games.

Where mythical characters get unorthodox depictions.

X-Ray reveals something humorous or unusual inside a character or object.

A tutorial in which the only option is failure

A character who has a corpselike appearance, even though they're alive

The tendency of reboots to either cast far younger actors than the original, or age down major characters.

The magnetic poles of the Earth get reversed.

Professional or wannabe writers are often shown having manual or electric typewriters as their tool of choice, instead of handwriting or computers, and may explicitly state such preference

Fiction set in China written by expatriates

The past isn't a very nice place to be, basically.

Converting weapons of war into peaceful use.

More evolved species inevitably, swiftly, and sometimes gleefully eradicate less-evolved species.

Dragons that can take on a human form and humans that can take dragon form.

A magical musical instrument, whose powers can be used by playing it.

Realizing someone's innocent AFTER his punishment was carried out.

Heavy breathing to signify a tense or stressful situation is resolved.

Beating a person to death with fists or blunt object.

Lightning/electricity is associated with high speed.

This character has an oddball allergy, most of the time not even existing in real life.

A fusion which does not go as planned at all.

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