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* LookingForLoveInAllTheWrongPlaces: The plot of the movie has Yakisoban looking for a wife while attempting to hide his secret identity from her.

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* LookingForLoveInAllTheWrongPlaces: The plot of the movie has Yakisoban looking for a wife within a set time limit while attempting to hide his secret identity from her.


* FallenHero: By 2017 Yakisoban has turned on mankind and yakisoba itself, becoming the Demon King.

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* FallenHero: By 2017 Yakisoban has turned on mankind and yakisoba itself, becoming the Demon King.King who vows to destroy all instant noodles.


* ImprobableWeaponUser: Yakisoban uses noodle and sauce-themed powers to attack.

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* ImprobableWeaponUser: Yakisoban uses and the other heroes use noodle and sauce-themed powers to attack.

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* ImprobableWeaponUser: Yakisoban uses noodle and sauce-themed powers to attack.

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* BrandX: Fake Yakisoban wears a generic off-brand box of instant noodles on his head.


''UFO Kamen Yakisoban'' is a series of Japanese UFO Ramen commercials by Nissin Foods that gained popularity in the 90s. An AffectionateParody of tokusatsu series such as ''Franchise/KamenRider'', the ads starred Yakisoban, a superhero with the power of noodles and sauce who hailed from the Yakisoba Planet. In his ads, he stood for truth, justice, and proper ramen-eating habits, foiling his EvilCounterpart Fake Yakisoban and his arch-enemy, the kettle-headed Kettler.

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''UFO Kamen Yakisoban'' is a series of Japanese UFO Ramen commercials by Nissin Foods that gained popularity in the 90s. An AffectionateParody of tokusatsu series such as ''Franchise/KamenRider'', the ads starred Yakisoban, a superhero with the power of noodles and sauce who hailed from the Yakisoba Planet. In his ads, he stood for truth, justice, and proper ramen-eating habits, foiling his EvilCounterpart Fake Yakisoban and his arch-enemy, the kettle-headed Kettler.Kettler, who planned to steal all the kettles of the world to prevent anyone from making instant noodles.


* AllJustADream: If you get a Game Over and continue, Kettler marrying Princess Mayumi turns out to be a dream.

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* AllJustADream: If you get a Game Over in the video game and continue, Kettler marrying Princess Mayumi turns out to be a dream.



* ArrangedMarriage: In the movie, if Yakisoban can't find an earthly bride he'd be forced to marry Sera Moline, a clingy, jealous princess from the Morisoban planet.

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* ArrangedMarriage: In the movie, if Yakisoban can't find an earthly bride he'd be forced to marry Sera Moline, a clingy, jealous princess from the Morisoban Morisoba planet.


* TimedMission: Each stage in the tie-in game is timed.

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* TimedMission: Each stage in the tie-in game is timed.timed at three minutes, which is also the time it takes to cook instant noodles.


* ArrangedMarriage: In the movie, if Yakisoban can't find an earthly bride he'd be forced to marry Sera Moline, a clingy, jealous princess from another planet.

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* ArrangedMarriage: In the movie, if Yakisoban can't find an earthly bride he'd be forced to marry Sera Moline, a clingy, jealous princess from another the Morisoban planet.



* GreenEyedMonster: Unlike her cousin, Yakisobany is jealous of Earthlings and disguises herself as a human girl to experience what they do.

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* GreenEyedMonster: GreenEyedMonster:
** Sera Moline is jealous of Yakisoban's noodles, which are better than her planet's morisoba, as well as his relationship with Kumiko. [[spoiler:She ends up selling him out to Kettler once she learns his weakness]].
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Unlike her cousin, Yakisobany is jealous of Earthlings and disguises herself as a human girl to experience what they do.

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* ArrangedMarriage: In the movie, if Yakisoban can't find an earthly bride he'd be forced to marry Sera Moline, a clingy, jealous princess from another planet.


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* LoveAtFirstSight: In the movie, Yakisoban falls in love with the photographer Kaya Kumiko immediately.

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* AffectionateParody: The commercials, already parodic in nature, got a parody in "Kakesoban," a superhero who suffered amusing injuries and failed to beat Kettler, who was a heavy smoker.


The ads were so popular they got a tie-in video game, ''UFO Kamen Yakisoban: Kettler no Kuroi Inbou'', a direct-to-VHS movie, ''UFO Kamen Yakisoban: Ikari no Agedama Bonbâ'', a comic series in ''Magazine/CoroCoroComic'' from March to June 1994, spin-off ads featuring Yakisobany, Yakisoban's female cousin, and many pieces of merchandise. The movie's theme song was sung by Hironobu Kageyama and became a hit CD single.

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The ads were so popular they got a tie-in video game, ''UFO Kamen Yakisoban: Kettler no Kuroi Inbou'', a direct-to-VHS movie, ''UFO Kamen Yakisoban: Ikari no Agedama Bonbâ'', a comic series in ''Magazine/CoroCoroComic'' from March to June 1994, spin-off ads featuring Yakisobany, Yakisoban's female cousin, and many pieces of merchandise.merchandise, and even a themed attraction at Japan's Yomiuriland. The movie's theme song was sung by Hironobu Kageyama and became a hit CD single.


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* TheCameo: Yakisoban, Kettler, and Yakisobany made occasional appearances on TV broadcasts from 2007 to 2010, usually having to do with Nissin foods.

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* AllJustADream: If you get a Game Over and continue, Kettler marrying Princess Mayumi turns out to be a dream.


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* AndNowYouMustMarryMe: Getting a Game Over in the video game has Kettler about to marry the princess.

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* AdaptationalAttractiveness: In official art, Yakisoban has a younger, more handsome face.
* AdaptationalUgliness: Kettler's official art gives him a very stylized appearance, with buck teeth and a SinisterSchnoz.

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* GreenEyedMonster: Unlike her cousin, Yakisobany is jealous of Earthlings and disguises herself as a human girl to experience what they do.

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