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* Those Kotex commercials that pose the question "Why are tampon ads so obnoxious?" detail all the tricks tampon ads use, then immediately cut to scenes of exactly what they just said. Yes, it is a parody, but it still makes use of all the old tropes while at the same time making itself seem cooler than the other brands who are also using the same old tropes. Everyone is still wearing white pants and the liquid in the demonstration will never be any color but blue.
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* ''Film/{{Enchanted}}'' is this applied to Franchise/{{Disney Princess}}es.
* ''Film/HotFuzz'' is a great example, although it remains funny throughout.

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* %%Administrivia/ZeroContextExample* ''Film/{{Enchanted}}'' is this applied to Franchise/{{Disney Princess}}es.
* %%Administrivia/ZeroContextExample* ''Film/HotFuzz'' is a great example, although it remains funny throughout.



* The film version of ''Film/KickAss'' is arguably this.
* ''Film/BehindTheMaskTheRiseOfLeslieVernon''

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* %%Administrivia/ZeroContextExample* The film version of ''Film/KickAss'' is arguably this.
* %%Administrivia/ZeroContextExample* ''Film/BehindTheMaskTheRiseOfLeslieVernon''



* {{Inverted|Trope}} in ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty'', in a very {{Mind Screw}}y [[Recap/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty way]].

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* %%Administrivia/ZeroContextExample* {{Inverted|Trope}} in ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty'', in a very {{Mind Screw}}y [[Recap/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty way]].



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* ''VideoGame/BoxxyQuestTheGatheringStorm'' starts as a lighthearted parody of Internet culture. Somewhere in the middle, it starts building up a mythos and sneaking in more dramatic themes. By the end, itís mainly turned into a straight sci-fantasy RPG that just happens to be set in the internet.


* ''Film/{{Scream}}'' stylistically satirizes the SlasherMovie by lampshading and/or mocking the tropes of the genre. However, while mocking the clichés, the characters still fall victim to them. So, basically the ''Scream'' movies are saying "we know they're trite, but we're doing them anyway".

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* ''Film/{{Scream}}'' stylistically satirizes the SlasherMovie by lampshading and/or mocking the tropes of the genre. However, while mocking the clichés, the characters still ''still'' fall victim to them. So, basically the ''Scream'' movies are saying "we know they're trite, it's a formula, but we're doing them it anyway".


* ''Film/{{Scream}}'' stylistically satirizes the SlasherMovie by lampshading and/or mocking the tropes of the genre. However, while mocking the clichés, the characters still fall victim to them. So, basically the ''Scream'' movies are saying "we know they're dumb, but we're going to do them anyway".

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* ''Film/{{Scream}}'' stylistically satirizes the SlasherMovie by lampshading and/or mocking the tropes of the genre. However, while mocking the clichés, the characters still fall victim to them. So, basically the ''Scream'' movies are saying "we know they're dumb, trite, but we're going to do doing them anyway".

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* ''Film/{{Scream}}'' stylistically satirizes the SlasherMovie by lampshading and/or mocking the tropes of the genre. However, while mocking the clichés, the characters still fall victim to them. So, basically the ''Scream'' movies are saying "we know they're dumb, but we're going to do them anyway".


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* ''Series/TheOrville'' plays a lot of Franchise/StarTrek tropes for humorous effect, but the actual plots and how they progress is ''very'' close to what you'd expect from ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', just with a crew that is more of a RagtagBunchOfMisfits than the fleet's best and brightest.

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* ''Series/TheOrville'' plays a lot of Franchise/StarTrek tropes for humorous effect, but the actual plots and how they progress is ''very'' close to what you'd expect from ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', just with a crew that is more of a RagtagBunchOfMisfits than the fleet's best and brightest.

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* {{Inverted|Trope}} in ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty'', in a very {{Mind Screw}}y [[Synopsis/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty way]].

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* {{Inverted|Trope}} in ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty'', in a very {{Mind Screw}}y [[Synopsis/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty [[Recap/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty way]].

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* ''WesternAnimation/BojackHorseman'' was a darker take on {{Sitcom}} tropes from the beginning, with the Hollywoo(d) satire being fairly standard, lax and somewhat derivative, which made people think it was just [[AllAdultAnimationIsSouthPark another regular adult cartoon]] back when it premiered in 2014. Halfway the 1st season, the show switched gears from general satire to dramatic character study, with the refocus toward the damaged Hollywoo(d) characters coloring the satire moving forward, making it sharper and more vicious.



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* ''Anime/PrettySammy'' started off as a parody of the MagicalGirl genre, in it's [=OVA=] incarnation. Partway through the t.v. series, however, it turns into a straight, if still comedic, Magical Girl show.



* ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'' began as a parody of the Fantasy Kitchen Sink and fantasy in general, and then evolved into a whole universe with its own mythology. For example, in ''Discworld/TheColourOfMagic'', Rincewind meets a surprisingly-puny EldritchAbomination as part of a passing joke. One book later, the creatures of the [[EldritchLocation Dungeon]] [[NamesToRunAwayFromReallyFast Dimensions]] are treated as a serious threat.

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* ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'' began as a parody of the Fantasy Kitchen Sink FantasyKitchenSink and fantasy in general, and then evolved into a whole universe with its own mythology. For example, in ''Discworld/TheColourOfMagic'', Rincewind meets a surprisingly-puny EldritchAbomination as part of a passing joke. One book later, the creatures of the [[EldritchLocation Dungeon]] [[NamesToRunAwayFromReallyFast Dimensions]] are treated as a serious threat.



* ''Series/TheOrville'' plays a lot of Franchise/StarTrek tropes for humorous effect, but the actual plots and how they progress is ''very'' close to what you'd expect from ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', just with a crew that is more RagtagBunchOfMisfits than the fleet's best and brightest.

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* ''Series/TheOrville'' plays a lot of Franchise/StarTrek tropes for humorous effect, but the actual plots and how they progress is ''very'' close to what you'd expect from ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', just with a crew that is more of a RagtagBunchOfMisfits than the fleet's best and brightest.



* ''WesternAnimation/MoralOrel'' starts off as a BlackComedy parodying [[TheMoralSubstitute religious cartoons]] such as ''WesternAnimation/DaveyAndGoliath''. Then CerebusSyndrome sets in, and the hypocrisy and awfulness of the characters ceases to be treated as a joke, causing the series to branch off in a completely separate direction.

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* ''WesternAnimation/MoralOrel'' starts off as a BlackComedy parodying [[TheMoralSubstitute religious cartoons]] such as ''WesternAnimation/DaveyAndGoliath''. ''WesternAnimation/DaveyAndGoliath'', pointing out all the hypocrisy and questionable morality hiding underneath. Then CerebusSyndrome sets in, and the hypocrisy and awfulness questionable morality of the characters ceases to be treated as a joke, causing the series to branch off in a completely separate direction.


* {{Inverted|Trope}} in ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty'', in a very {{Mind Screw}}y [[MGS2Ending way]].

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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'' began as a parody of ScienceFiction tropes, but as time went on it ran out of tropes to parody. Later episodes [[CerebusSyndrome upped the drama a bit]] and the humor switched more to social satire through sci-fi (which had always been there, but was exaggarated).


This could be a result of the story being an {{Indecisive Parody}}, where the line between parody and straight example was not very clear from the start.

This can also naturally result in a MisaimedFandom as well as a {{Broken Base}}, due to fans having differing opinions on whether the shift was for the better. If the parody/satire initially served the purpose of making an intellectual point via critiquing and criticizing the subject of its parody/satire, the parody/satire shift can also result in a BrokenAesop.

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This could be a result of the story being an {{Indecisive Parody}}, IndecisiveParody, where the line between parody and straight example was not very clear from the start.

This can also naturally result in a MisaimedFandom as well as a {{Broken Base}}, BrokenBase, due to fans having differing opinions on whether the shift was for the better. If the parody/satire initially served the purpose of making an intellectual point via critiquing and criticizing the subject of its parody/satire, the parody/satire shift can also result in a BrokenAesop.



* At first, ''Comicbook/{{Empowered}}'' was a strictly humourous series that parodied (among other things) various tropes of superhero comics. Later on, it began to add serious elements to the story, becoming more like a straight superhero comic (with added humour) than a parody.
* The original ''Comicbook/{{Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles|Mirage}}'' went from being a parody of Ninja mania to being a straight ScienceFiction example of it.

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* At first, ''Comicbook/{{Empowered}}'' ''ComicBook/{{Empowered}}'' was a strictly humourous series that parodied (among other things) various tropes of superhero comics. Later on, it began to add serious elements to the story, becoming more like a straight superhero comic (with added humour) than a parody.
* The original ''Comicbook/{{Teenage ''ComicBook/{{Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles|Mirage}}'' went from being a parody of Ninja mania to being a straight ScienceFiction example of it.



* The film version of {{Film/Kick Ass}} is arguably this.

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* The film version of {{Film/Kick Ass}} ''Film/KickAss'' is arguably this.



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** The stories which bring Ankh-Morpork closer to the Industrial Age (creation of newspapers in ''Discworld/TheTruth'', the development of the clacks as somewhere between the telegraph and the Internet, any book involving Moist von Lipwig) tend to be far more rooted in reality than ''Discworld/MovingPictures'' and ''Discworld/SoulMusic'', which are mostly parodies and puns based on real world media and have a ResetButton to prevent the Discworld from modernising itself out of its fantasy setting.

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