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* In ''Discworld/TheColourOfMagic'', the leader of the Assassin Guild uses a blowgun as his weapon.

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* In ''Discworld/TheColourOfMagic'', ''Literature/TheColourOfMagic'', the leader of the Assassin Guild uses a blowgun as his weapon.

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* In ''Film/{{Primal}}'', Frank uses a blowgun and darts dipped in curare to recapture the escaped monkeys. [[ChekhovsGun He later uses it in his final showdown against Loffler]].


* A Hovito Indian attempts to kill Dr. Jones on ThePreacriousLedge atop a New York skyscraper in ''ComicBook/TheFurtherAdventuresOfIndianaJones'' #9.

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* A Hovito Indian attempts to kill Dr. Jones on ThePreacriousLedge ThePrecariousLedge atop a New York skyscraper in ''ComicBook/TheFurtherAdventuresOfIndianaJones'' #9.

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* A Hovito Indian attempts to kill Dr. Jones on ThePreacriousLedge atop a New York skyscraper in ''ComicBook/TheFurtherAdventuresOfIndianaJones'' #9.

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* The French-Canadian game ''Mechanical Dreams'' from Steamlogic, had the Biosniper from its ''Wilderness Bestiary'' supplement. The Biosniper was a [[Magitek Weirdsmith]] weapon that was a blowgun made from a still-living plant and did tremendous damage per shot - hitting harder than a ballista. As a living thing, it required a bit of water every so often to stay alive.





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* [[Manga/RanmaOneHalf Ranma]] uses one to shoot down the Principal's hot air balloon in the manga.

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* [[Manga/RanmaOneHalf Ranma]] ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'': Ranma uses one to shoot down the Principal's hot air balloon in the manga.






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* The Kakamora in ''Disney/{{Moana}}'' use blowguns with tranquilizer darts as part of their attack. However, the tubes are very short, which might explain [[ImperialStormtrooperMarksmanshipAcademy why they don't hit anyone.]] [[spoiler: Except their own chief.]]
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* ''Franchise/IndianaJones''

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* ''Film/{{Legend 1985}}'': the goblin Blix uses one to fire a poisoned dart into a unicorn and kill it so he can cut off its horn.

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* ''Film/{{Legend 1985}}'': the ''Film/{{Legend|1985}}'': The goblin Blix uses one to fire a poisoned dart into a unicorn and kill it so he can cut off its horn.



* In ''Film/TheReturnOfSherlockHolmes2016'', Colonel Moran's weapon of choice is some kind of sophisticated blowgun, rather than an air rifle as it was in the original story.

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* In ''Film/TheReturnOfSherlockHolmes2016'', ''Film/TheReturnOfSherlockHolmes'', Colonel Moran's weapon of choice is some kind of sophisticated blowgun, rather than an air rifle as it was in the original story.






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* A ''{{TabletopGame/Traveller}}'' magazine article included a Tech level 0 blowgun that cost zero credits, meaning there was no reason not to give your character one. It only dealt nonlethal damage, so like the D&D example was designed for poison.

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* A ''{{TabletopGame/Traveller}}'' ''TabletopGame/{{Traveller}}'' magazine article included a Tech level 0 blowgun that cost zero credits, meaning there was no reason not to give your character one. It only dealt nonlethal damage, so like the D&D example was designed for poison.
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* ''Diablo''

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* ''WebVideo/TheCinemaSnob'' has this in ''WebVideo/{{Kickassia}}'' ([[ImprobableWeaponUser mostly because Brad wanted to stand out with everybody wielding fake weapons]], so his weapon was a packet of straws he bought in a gas station. And he inhales one of the darts.

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* ''WebVideo/TheCinemaSnob'' has this in ''WebVideo/{{Kickassia}}'' ([[ImprobableWeaponUser mostly because Brad wanted In a ''WebAnimation/HappyTreeFriends'' short, Lumpy attempts to stand out with everybody wielding fake weapons]], so his weapon was sedate a packet of straws he bought in a gas station. And he inhales animal mauling one of the darts.
"children", but accidentally sucks the dart in when taking his breath.



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* WebVideo/TheCinemaSnob has this in ''WebVideo/{{Kickassia}}'' ([[ImprobableWeaponUser mostly because Brad wanted to stand out with everybody wielding fake weapons]], so his weapon was a packet of straws he bought in a gas station. And he inhales one of the darts.
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* In a ''WebAnimation/HappyTreeFriends'' short, Lumpy attempts to sedate a animal mauling one of the "children", but accidentally sucks the dart in when taking his breath.
* The Kakamora in ''Disney/{{Moana}}'' use blowguns with tranquilizer darts as part of their attack. However, the tubes are very short, which might explain [[ImperialStormtrooperMarksmanshipAcademy why they don't hit anyone.]] [[spoiler: Except their own chief.]]





* ''WebVideo/TheCinemaSnob'' has this in ''WebVideo/{{Kickassia}}'' ([[ImprobableWeaponUser mostly because Brad wanted to stand out with everybody wielding fake weapons]], so his weapon was a packet of straws he bought in a gas station.
** [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments And he inhales one of the darts.]]

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* ''WebVideo/TheCinemaSnob'' has this in ''WebVideo/{{Kickassia}}'' ([[ImprobableWeaponUser mostly because Brad wanted to stand out with everybody wielding fake weapons]], so his weapon was a packet of straws he bought in a gas station.
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station. And he inhales one of the darts.]]
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* Used by [[PettingZooPeople beastfolk]] tribes in ''VideoGame/DwarfFortress'', and a total JokeWeapon compared to bows or crossbows unless [[PoisonedWeapons the darts are dipped in the secretions]] of the procedurally-generated horrible gribbly things that lurk in the caverns BeneathTheEarth.

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* Used by [[PettingZooPeople beastfolk]] the BeastFolk tribes in ''VideoGame/DwarfFortress'', and a total JokeWeapon compared to bows or crossbows unless [[PoisonedWeapons the darts are dipped in the secretions]] of the procedurally-generated horrible gribbly things that lurk in the caverns BeneathTheEarth.

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* In ''Film/TheReturnOfSherlockHolmes2016'', Colonel Moran's weapon of choice is some kind of sophisticated blowgun, rather than an air rifle as it was in the original story.


* [[Manga/RanmaOneHalf Ranma]] uses one to shoot down the Principal's hot air balloon in the manga

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* [[Manga/RanmaOneHalf Ranma]] uses one to shoot down the Principal's hot air balloon in the manga
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* Jigo's men from ''Anime/PrincessMononoke'' use blow gun pipes which they keep disguised as parasols when not in use.



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* In ''Film/WhatACarveUp'', the murderer kills Janet by shooting her with a curare-tipped dart fired from a blowgun.



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* Used by [[PettingZooPeople beastfolk]] tribes in ''VideoGame/DwarfFortress'', and a total JokeWeapon compared to bows or crossbows unless [[PoisonedWeapons the darts are dipped in the secretions]] of the procedurally-generated horrible gribbly things that lurk in the caverns BeneathTheEarth.


* Parodied in a TV sketch of the comic trio Aldo, Giovanni and Giacomo, where the blowgun is used to anesthetize a patient.

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* Parodied in a TV sketch of the comic trio Aldo, Giovanni and Giacomo, ''Creator/AldoGiovanniAndGiacomo'', where the blowgun is used to anesthetize a patient.


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* One Creator/CharlesAddams cartoon depicts a white explorer being subjected to a "[[ShotgunWedding blowgun wedding]]" by a tribe of pygmies.
* ''ComicStrip/TheFarSide:'' A strip has a native using a white explorer as a practice target while giving his son blowgun lessons.

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* One Creator/CharlesAddams cartoon depicts a white explorer being subjected to a "[[ShotgunWedding blowgun wedding]]" by a tribe of pygmies.

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* One Creator/CharlesAddams cartoon depicts a white explorer being subjected to a "[[ShotgunWedding blowgun wedding]]" by a tribe of pygmies.

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** [[CrowningMomentOfFunny And he inhales one of the darts.]]

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** [[CrowningMomentOfFunny [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments And he inhales one of the darts.]]

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