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Occasionally the GagSeries is an adaptation of some 'canonical' source, except now the writers pretty much do whatever they like.

See also BigLippedAlligatorMoment, for cases where an otherwise coherent story has occasional GagSeries interludes.

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Occasionally the GagSeries Gag Series is an adaptation of some 'canonical' "canonical" source, except now the writers pretty much do whatever they like.

See also BigLippedAlligatorMoment, for cases where an otherwise coherent story has occasional GagSeries Gag Series interludes.



* ''Anime/TheAdventuresOfMiniGoddess'' is a {{SpinOff}} of ''Manga/AhMyGoddess'', featuring FunSize versions of the goddesses and a talking rat named Gan constantly suffering AmusingInjuries during 48 7-minute episodes filled with wacky hijinks.

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* ''Anime/TheAdventuresOfMiniGoddess'' is a {{SpinOff}} SpinOff of ''Manga/AhMyGoddess'', featuring FunSize versions of the goddesses and a talking rat named Gan constantly suffering AmusingInjuries during 48 7-minute episodes filled with wacky hijinks.



** That said, it's roots as a gag series still shine through from time to time, with villains that do elaborate poses in the style of Super Sentai characters, or moments like Goku having to catch his teacher's pet monkey as part of his training. The Majin Buu arc especially reads like a marriage between the silly and serious sides of the manga; Majin Buu is a fat, pink demon that goes around turning people into candy, but he's also a serious threat and slaughters entire cities. Goku and Vegeta do a silly-looking fusion dance that makes them even more powerful, and at one point they kick Buu's ass ''after being turned into a coffee-flavored jawbreaker.''

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** That said, it's its roots as a gag series still shine through from time to time, with villains that do elaborate poses in the style of Super Sentai characters, or moments like Goku having to catch his teacher's pet monkey as part of his training. The Majin Buu arc especially reads like a marriage between the silly and serious sides of the manga; Majin Buu is a fat, pink demon that goes around turning people into candy, but he's also a serious threat and slaughters entire cities. Goku and Vegeta do a silly-looking fusion dance that makes them even more powerful, and at one point they kick Buu's ass ''after being turned into a coffee-flavored jawbreaker.''



* ''{{Franchise/Jewelpet}}'':

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* ''{{Franchise/Jewelpet}}'':''Franchise/{{Jewelpet}}'':



* ''Manga/LuckyStar'': The series follows the norm and is quite realistic for the most part but has it's ''slight'' share of wackiness, especially in the anime.

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* ''Manga/LuckyStar'': The series follows the norm and is quite realistic for the most part but has it's its ''slight'' share of wackiness, especially in the anime.



* ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'' is a wacky series about the shenanigans caused by the increasingly ridiculous forms of MartialArtsAndCraft, BalefulPolymorph curses, and tangled LoveDodecahedron.
* ''Manga/SamuraiHighSchool'': Almost everything that happens in the story is PlayedForLaughs, and any time a serious conflict arise, it rarely affects anyone too badly and gets resolved rather quickly. Despite this, their is the semi-serious main storyline about a brother and sister who ([[MasculineGirlFeminineBoy fittingly]]) crossdress as eachother to attend the titular school. That being said, this premise is the cause of a lot of hilarity, as the universe itself is quite silly.

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* ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'' is a wacky series about the shenanigans caused by the increasingly ridiculous forms of MartialArtsAndCraft, MartialArtsAndCrafts, BalefulPolymorph curses, and tangled LoveDodecahedron.
* ''Manga/SamuraiHighSchool'': Almost everything that happens in the story is PlayedForLaughs, and any time a serious conflict arise, arises, it rarely affects anyone too badly and gets resolved rather quickly. Despite this, their there is the semi-serious main storyline about a brother and sister who ([[MasculineGirlFeminineBoy fittingly]]) crossdress as eachother each other to attend the titular school. That being said, this premise is the cause of a lot of hilarity, as the universe itself is quite silly.



* ''LightNovel/SeitokaiNoIchizon'': A parody Anime with bits of Romance added in ..

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* ''LightNovel/SeitokaiNoIchizon'': A parody Anime with bits of Romance added in ..in.



* ''Manga/SgtFrog'': A wacky gag manga about a gang of frog-like aliens who constantly try to TakeOverTheWorld, only for [[HilarityEnsues hilarity to ensue]] instead

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* ''Manga/SgtFrog'': A wacky gag manga about a gang of frog-like aliens who constantly try to TakeOverTheWorld, only for [[HilarityEnsues hilarity to ensue]] insteadinstead.



* ''Manga/StrangePlus'': the sordid tale of a 20-something year old who looks 12, likes to crossdress and get naked in public, and is in general a tremendous jerkass, his younger, saner brother, and their two co-workers - a violent woman and a possibly gay, dreadlocked, muscled guy. TheyFightCrime.

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* ''Manga/StrangePlus'': the sordid tale of a 20-something year old who looks 12, likes to crossdress and get naked in public, and is in general a tremendous jerkass, his younger, saner brother, and their two co-workers - a violent woman and a possibly gay, dreadlocked, muscled guy. TheyFightCrime.TheyFightCrime



* ''VideoGame/{{Warioware}}'''s gameplay consists of a series of bizarre and humorous microgames that last less that 5 seconds most of the time and are completely unrelated to each other.

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* ''VideoGame/{{Warioware}}'''s ''VideoGame/WarioWare''[='=]s gameplay consists of a series of bizarre and humorous microgames that last less that 5 seconds most of the time and are completely unrelated to each other.



* ''WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants'' was always one, but later episodes take it UpToEleven.

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* ''WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants'' ''WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants'' was always one, but later episodes take it UpToEleven.



** Likewise, CH Greenblatt's other cartoon ''WesternAnimation/HarveyBeaks'', though it's much more relaxed and less surreal than most.
* ''WesternAnimation/SecretMountainFortAwesome'' and its' spin-off ''WesternAnimation/UncleGrandpa'' take this UpToEleven.

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** Likewise, CH C.H. Greenblatt's other cartoon ''WesternAnimation/HarveyBeaks'', though it's much more relaxed and less surreal than most.
* ''WesternAnimation/SecretMountainFortAwesome'' and its' its spin-off ''WesternAnimation/UncleGrandpa'' take this UpToEleven.



* ''WesternAnimation/ScaredySquirrel''. It relies on the same random humor as Yakkity Yak.

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* ''WesternAnimation/ScaredySquirrel''. It relies on the same random humor as Yakkity Yak.''Yakkity Yak''.


* ''VideoGame/GodHand'': There actually ''is'' a plot, but even the characters make fun of it. Also, there are midget SuperSentai and a gorilla in a luchador mask.

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* ''VideoGame/GodHand'': There actually ''is'' a plot, but even the characters make fun of it. Also, there are midget SuperSentai {{Sentai}} and a gorilla in a luchador mask.


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* Many of the now classic comedy shorts from UsefulNotes/TheSilentAgeOfHollywood and UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfHollywood are this such as Creator/BusterKeaton, Creator/CharlieChaplin, Film/TheLittleRascals, Creator/LaurelAndHardy, Film/TheThreeStooges and so on.

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* Many All three of the now classic comedy shorts from UsefulNotes/TheSilentAgeOfHollywood major fanfics on [[https://www.tapatalk.com/groups/poketown_2/fan-fiction-f24/ Poke Town]] (''Fanfic/ThePokemonSquad'', ''Fanfic/TheLooneyScientistsShow'' and UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfHollywood ''Fanfic/SethInThePokecity'' are this such as Creator/BusterKeaton, Creator/CharlieChaplin, Film/TheLittleRascals, Creator/LaurelAndHardy, Film/TheThreeStooges this, with their constant GettingCrapPastTheRadar and so on.BlackComedy. It's quite apparent that Rayquaza Master, Lancelot Niccals and [=KalloFox34=] don't want you to take their respective fanfics seriously.


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* Many of the now classic comedy shorts from UsefulNotes/TheSilentAgeOfHollywood and UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfHollywood are this such as Creator/BusterKeaton, Creator/CharlieChaplin, Film/TheLittleRascals, Creator/LaurelAndHardy, Film/TheThreeStooges and so on.
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* ''Anime/HareGuu'': With a mix of serious and nonserious subplots.

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* ''Anime/HareGuu'': With a mix of serious and nonserious subplots. Do ''not'' get invested in the serious ones -- without fail, they will swerve nonserious at the last minute.


* ''Manga/KillMeBaby'', 99.9% of which is played for a purely comedic scenario where all seriousness and compassion are thrown out the window.

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* ''Manga/KillMeBaby'', 99.9% of which is played for a purely comedic scenario where all seriousness and compassion are thrown out the window. And the manga becomes a SadistShow as it goes on.


* Any series about ''ComicBook/Deadpool'', usually of the MediumAwareness, BreakingTheFourthWall, and BlackComedy with a dose of RefugeInAudacity.

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* Any series about ''ComicBook/Deadpool'', ''ComicBook/{{Deadpool}}'', usually of the MediumAwareness, BreakingTheFourthWall, and BlackComedy with a dose of RefugeInAudacity.

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* ''ComicBook/DominicAndClaire'' comics deal with the title characters in short vignettes loaded up with jokes.


* ''Manga/TheDisastrousLifeOfSaikiK'', which centers around a psychic with powers so strong he could destroy the world in a few days who, more than anything, wants to be left alone to watch TV and eat [[TrademarkFavoriteFood coffee jelly]]. Unfortunately, the wacky cast that [[MagneticHero flocks toward him]] make this impossible, forcing him to use his powers to either save them or get himself out of inconvenient situations.



%%* ''Manga/HaruhiChan''

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%%* ''Manga/HaruhiChan''* ''Manga/HaruhiChan'', a spin-off of ''LightNovel/HaruhiSuzumiya'' in which everyone is SuperDeformed, Ryoko Asakura, [[spoiler:a former villain]], has been rendered an ineffectual ButtMonkey by [[CameBackWrong regenerating herself at about half the size]], and [[TheStoic Yuki]] has picked up a dating sim habit. Everyone's quirks get turned up to eleven for maximum wacky hijinks.



%%* ''Manga/{{Nichijou}}''

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%%* ''Manga/{{Nichijou}}''* ''Manga/{{Nichijou}}'' has very little in the way of continuity and much more in the way of over-the-top wackiness, including an eight-year-old girl who's built a robot teenager with cannons and sweets stashed away in every possible spot, Mio (the ostensible OnlySaneMan most of the time) taking out a whole crowd of people to prevent anyone from seeing her yaoi manga manuscripts, and the vice principal suplexing a deer with only one witness.


* ''[[WesternAnimation/FilmationsGhostbusters The Ghost Busters]]'' was, like the "Abbott and Costello Meet the Monsters" movies, a beginning, an ending, and a rapid-fire succession of jokes in between. The writers and artists who worked on the [[AnimatedAdaptation animated sequel]] regarded it as a gag series compared to the more serious ''HeManAndTheMastersOfTheUniverse''.

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* ''[[WesternAnimation/FilmationsGhostbusters The Ghost Busters]]'' was, like the "Abbott and Costello Meet the Monsters" movies, a beginning, an ending, and a rapid-fire succession of jokes in between. The writers and artists who worked on the [[AnimatedAdaptation animated sequel]] regarded it as a gag series compared to the more serious ''HeManAndTheMastersOfTheUniverse''.''WesternAnimation/HeManAndTheMastersOfTheUniverse''.

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* ''Anime/BikiniWarriors'': Four-minute long episodes about fantasy class females [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin wearing only bikinis]]. This anime is loaded up with plenty of {{Fanservice}}, parodies the fantasy genre, has nonsensical plots (if you can call them plots) and provides plenty of laughs.

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* ''Anime/HakushonDaimao'': A little boy named Kan-chan finds two genies in a bottle, an inept father and mischievious daughter. HilarityEnsues when Kan-chan's wishes are granted. This is essentially a gag anime [[spoiler:in spite of the SuddenDownerEnding where the two genies have to leave Earth for 100 years]].


* While ''HisCooolSeHaGirls'' has a serialized plot, it's more interested in being this.

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* While ''HisCooolSeHaGirls'' ''Anime/HisCooolSeHaGirls'' has a serialized plot, it's more interested in being this.


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* ''Manga/SamuraiHighSchool'': Almost everything that happens in the story is PlayedForLaughs, and any time a serious conflict arise, it rarely affects anyone too badly and gets resolved rather quickly. Despite this, their is the semi-serious main storyline about a brother and sister who ([[MasculineGirlFeminineBoy fittingly]]) crossdress as eachother to attend the titular school. That being said, this premise is the cause of a lot of hilarity, as the universe itself is quite silly.

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* Many of the now classic comedy shorts from UsefulNotes/TheSilentAgeOfHollywood and UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfHollywood are this such as Creator/BusterKeaton, Creator/CharlieChaplin, Film/TheLittleRascals, Creator/LaurelAndHardy, Film/TheThreeStooges and so on.
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* ''Webcomic/LearningWithMangaFGO'' and ''Fate/[=GUDAGUDA=] Order'' serve as this for [[VideoGame/FateGrandOrder their parent game]]. Like ''Grand Blues'', they're treated as alternate universes from the main game (''[=GUDAGUDA=]'' even more so due to its connection to ''Koha-Ace''), and both had crossover events.


* ''Manga/DeliciousInDungeon'' is this at the start before the plot really gets going. The first few chapters have an episodic feel where Team Thorden is mainly just going around the dungeon's first floors killing and eating whatever monster they come across.

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* ''Manga/DeliciousInDungeon'' is this at the start before the plot really gets going. The first few chapters have an episodic feel where Team Thorden Touden is mainly just going around the dungeon's first floors killing and eating whatever monster they come across.

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