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* One of the Q&A sections in the Vol. 0 ''Manga/MahouSenseiNegima'' that was distributed in the Anime Final movie showing revealed that Haruna became rich in the [[MagicalLand Magic World]] by successfully introducing the BoysLoveGenre to its citizens. She's then shown wearing a swimsuit and gleefully swimming in the money she gained.

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* One of the Q&A sections in the Vol. 0 ''Manga/MahouSenseiNegima'' ''Manga/NegimaMagisterNegiMagi'' that was distributed in the Anime Final movie showing revealed that Haruna became rich in the [[MagicalLand Magic World]] by successfully introducing the BoysLoveGenre to its citizens. She's then shown wearing a swimsuit and gleefully swimming in the money she gained.



** Also, it only works with money, even for Scrooge. While diving around in his cash-filled train wagons in the second-to-last album of ''Comicbook/TheLifeAndTimesOfScroogeMcDuck'', he comes to an abrupt halt on a pile of coals.

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** Also, it only works with money, even for Scrooge. While diving around in his cash-filled train wagons in the second-to-last album of ''Comicbook/TheLifeAndTimesOfScroogeMcDuck'', ''ComicBook/TheLifeAndTimesOfScroogeMcDuck'', he comes to an abrupt halt on a pile of coals.



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* ''Leprechaun1982'': When the PlayerCharacter reaches the pot of gold, he dives in.

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* ''Leprechaun1982'': ''VideoGame/Leprechaun1982'': When the PlayerCharacter reaches the pot of gold, he dives in.

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* ''Leprechaun1982'': When the PlayerCharacter reaches the pot of gold, he dives in.


* ''VideoGame/Leprechaun1982'': When the PlayerCharacter reaches the leprechaun's pot of gold, he dives into it.


* In ''VideoGame/SuperCastlevaniaIV''[='=]s Block 9, you go through the treasury, which at several points have piles of gold. You ''can'' sink into the gold, and completely submerging yourself in it has the same effect as [[SuperDrowningSkills submerging yourself in water]].



* Mog speaks of doing this once the party resolves the paradox in the Bresha Ruins in ''[[VideoGame/FinalFantasyXIII2 Final Fantasy XIII-2]]'' [[spoiler:but the prize turns out to be a [[JokeItem coupon good for free toilet paper.]]]]



* One of the playable characters in ''VideoGame/Yakuza4'', Akiyama, runs a loan business. One family takes advantage of his loan in order to fill a hot tub with bills and lounge in it naked.



* ''VideoGame/{{Smite}}'': Fafnir, a very greedy dwarven prince that turns into a dragon, is amongst the roster. If he wins the match, his victory animation involves taking a dip in his DragonHoard, swimming there and turning into a dragon in the middle of the swim to enjoy his hoard.


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* Mog speaks of doing this once the party resolves the paradox in the Bresha Ruins in ''[[VideoGame/FinalFantasyXIII2 Final Fantasy XIII-2]]'' [[spoiler:but the prize turns out to be a [[JokeItem coupon good for free toilet paper.]]]]
* ''VideoGame/Leprechaun1982'': When the PlayerCharacter reaches the leprechaun's pot of gold, he dives into it.
* ''VideoGame/{{Smite}}'': Fafnir, a very greedy dwarven prince that turns into a dragon, is amongst the roster. If he wins the match, his victory animation involves taking a dip in his DragonHoard, swimming there and turning into a dragon in the middle of the swim to enjoy his hoard.
* In ''VideoGame/SuperCastlevaniaIV''[='=]s Block 9, you go through the treasury, which at several points have piles of gold. You ''can'' sink into the gold, and completely submerging yourself in it has the same effect as [[SuperDrowningSkills submerging yourself in water]].
* One of the playable characters in ''VideoGame/Yakuza4'', Akiyama, runs a loan business. One family takes advantage of his loan in order to fill a hot tub with bills and lounge in it naked.

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* A variant in ''Film/TheDarkKnight'' has the Joker build a giant pile out of the money he extorted from the mob. He then slides down it like it was a hill of snow. Rather than ConspicuousConsumption, it's a sign of just how ''little'' money means to him.

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* In ''Literature/DearDumbDiary,'' Jamie has an ImagineSpot of Angeline, a girl she hates for no reason, taking a bath in pure money, complete with hot and cold running diamonds, jewel-encrusted soap and a "rug of extraordinary fluffiness".


As the page quote [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=viDL2W0HcJw&t=0m10s demonstrates]], [[ArtisticLicensePhysics pooling together large quantities of small, solid material won't magically give it the properties of a liquid]], as anyone who's ever layed down on sand at the beach can tell you. In fact, diving into a pool of gold coins won't be much different from diving into a giant solid block of gold. But you can't let a little thing like physics get in the way of demonstrating a perfect example of just how wealthy a character can be. The effect can also be achieved (much more realistically) with dollars/bills, which are softer and, when pooled together, much more malleable (though you ''may'' run the risk of a few papercuts).

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As the page quote [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=viDL2W0HcJw&t=0m10s demonstrates]], [[ArtisticLicensePhysics pooling together large quantities of small, solid material won't magically give it the properties of a liquid]], as anyone who's ever layed laid down on sand at the beach can tell you. In fact, diving into a pool of gold coins won't be much different from diving into a giant solid block of gold. But you can't let a little thing like physics get in the way of demonstrating a perfect example of just how wealthy a character can be. The effect can also be achieved (much more realistically) with dollars/bills, which are softer and, when pooled together, much more malleable (though you ''may'' run the risk of a few papercuts).


* One of the playable characters in ''VideoGame/{{Yakuza}} 4'', Akiyama, runs a loan business. One family takes advantage of his loan in order to fill a hot tub with bills and lounge in it naked.

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* One of the playable characters in ''VideoGame/{{Yakuza}} 4'', ''VideoGame/Yakuza4'', Akiyama, runs a loan business. One family takes advantage of his loan in order to fill a hot tub with bills and lounge in it naked.


* {{Deconstructed|Trope}} in ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy''. Peter jumps into one of these after hitting the lottery and winds up bloody with bones sticking out. It turns out that gold is quite dense, so even though it's malleable, you don't want to jump into a pile of it.

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* {{Deconstructed|Trope}} in a CutawayGag on ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy''. Peter jumps into one of these after hitting the lottery and winds up bloody with bones sticking out. It turns out that gold is quite dense, so even though it's malleable, you don't want to jump into a pile of it.

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* In [[http://brawlinthefamily.keenspot.com/comic/481-luigistreasure/ this]] ''Webcomic/BrawlInTheFamily'' comic, [[VideoGame/LuigisMansion Prof. E. Gadd]] suggests that Luigi should drop by the vault and "take a Scrooge swim in all the cash [he's] accrued". Luigi takes him up on it, but doesn't make it off the diving board after discovering that the vault also includes all the dust, spiders, mice, and other crap he sucked up with the Poltergust.

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* In an Earboy sketch from ''Series/AllThat'', Ross Perot bathes in a tub of money.


* In the ''Anime/LupinIIIPinkJacket'' episode [[Recap/LupinIIIS3E43 "Farewell, Cinderella"]], the King and Juliet swim around a pool filled with money. Bonus points for Juliet for jumping from a high platform and being able to do some backstroke swimming.
* In the ''Anime/LupinIIIRedJacket'' episode, [[Recap/LupinIIIS2E63 "Charity Begins At Home"]], the target keeps his gold under his bed, in a vault shaped like a small swimming pool, just so he can play this trope.

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* A few examples from ''Franchise/LupinIII'':
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In the ''Anime/LupinIIIPinkJacket'' episode [[Recap/LupinIIIS3E43 "Farewell, Cinderella"]], the King and Juliet swim around a pool filled with money. Bonus points for Juliet for jumping from a high platform and being able to do some backstroke swimming.
* ** In the ''Anime/LupinIIIRedJacket'' episode, [[Recap/LupinIIIS2E63 "Charity Begins At Home"]], the target keeps his gold under his bed, in a vault shaped like a small swimming pool, just so he can play this trope.


-->-- '''Peter Griffin''' [[DeconstructedTrope deconstructing this trope]], ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy''

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-->-- '''Peter Griffin''' [[DeconstructedTrope deconstructing this trope]], ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy''
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* In ''Webcomic/TheHandbookOfHeroes'' comic [[https://www.handbookofheroes.com/archives/comic/all-that-glitters "All That Glitters"]], Thief gathers her loot into a pool and tries diving in like Scrooge [=McDuck=]. It doesn't work for her.

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