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* ''Literature/LifeTheUniverseAndEverything'': The planet Krikket, one of the most horrific and dreaded places in the galaxy, is a lovely, scenic, beautiful planet whose inhabitants cheerfully spend their days singing mind-bogglingly nice (if, perhaps, a tad too whimsical) songs about peace, justice, morality, sports, and puppies. Just don't look at the sky. It's completely pitch black, because their solar system is surrounded by a thick dust cloud that blocks out the light of every other star. Once the Krikketers learn about the rest of the universe, they come to a conclusion: "[[AbsoluteXenophobe It'll have to go.]]"


* "Hello Kitty, Hello Kitty/ we all think you're, very pretty/We all love to, hug and kiss you/ You make boys and girls so happy when they're with you/ Little Twin Stars, are so charming/ And My Melody, is such a darling/ We all love to, come and see you/ ''In the happy little world of [[https://www.sanrio.com/pages/sanrio-kawaii-corner-home Sanrio!"]]''

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* "Hello Kitty, "Franchise/HelloKitty, Hello Kitty/ we all think you're, very pretty/We all love to, hug and kiss you/ You make boys and girls so happy when they're with you/ Little Twin Stars, are so charming/ And My Melody, is such a darling/ We all love to, come and see you/ ''In the happy little world of [[https://www.sanrio.com/pages/sanrio-kawaii-corner-home Sanrio!"]]''


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* ''Westernanimation/StrawberryShortcake'' and its Strawberryland, a happy, sunny, sweet place inhabited by all sorts of cute creatures.


* ''Franchise/HelloKitty Online'', as it extends the TastesLikeDiabetes Sanrio franchise into the world of {{MMORPG}}s. However, to some players, the fact that ever time you step outside of a town you're surrounded by [[EverythingTryingToKillYou hordes of dangerous, aggressive]] ([[RidiculouslyCuteCritter but still painfully cute]]) animals makes it seem more like a CrapsaccharineWorld. One of the buildings in the first town after the starting town is a giant sugar bowl (another building is a giant teacup).

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* ''Franchise/HelloKitty Online'', as it extends the TastesLikeDiabetes [[Creator/{{Sanrio}} Sanrio franchise franchise]] into the world of {{MMORPG}}s. However, to some players, the fact that ever time you step outside of a town you're surrounded by [[EverythingTryingToKillYou hordes of dangerous, aggressive]] ([[RidiculouslyCuteCritter but still painfully cute]]) animals makes it seem more like a CrapsaccharineWorld. One of the buildings in the first town after the starting town is a giant sugar bowl (another building is a giant teacup).


* Constantly subverted/parodied in ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'', the most obvious example being [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin the Candy Kingdom.]] Despite the saccharine imagery, averts the "no antagonist" rule.

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* Constantly subverted/parodied in ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'', the most obvious example being [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'': Parodied by the Candy Kingdom.]] Kingdom, which as the name implies is populated by [[AnthropomorphicFood people made of actual candy]]. Despite the saccharine imagery, averts the "no antagonist" rule.Candy Kingdom is threatened by [[ZombieApocalypse at least two zombie outbreaks]], a magical plague accidentally caused by the Ice King, being eaten by mutant "hyoo-mans", [[WalkingWasteland the Lich]], and more weirdness found in the Land of Ooo. Also, later episodes reveal that Princess Bubblegum is a (mostly-benevolent) tyrant who [[BigBrotherIsWatching spies on her citizens]].

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* ''Manga/ThoughYoungPeopleRecoilFromEnteringTheBlackMagicIndustry'' features a setting that is actually a very nice place to live. The people are mostly friendly. The air and water is clean. There are serious subjects mentioned and shown, such as suicide and worker oppression, but their occurrence is rare.


-->-- '''Creator/SeanPenn''', ''Film/TeamAmericaWorldPolice'', [[BlatantLies describing Iraq]].

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-->-- '''Creator/SeanPenn''', ''Film/TeamAmericaWorldPolice'', [[BlatantLies describing Iraq]].
Iraq]]


Compare with: LevelAte, which covers settings that are ''literally'' made out of sugar. Contrast with CrapsackWorld, the MirrorUniverse of this trope. CrapsaccharineWorld ''appears'' to be this, but turns out to be CrapsackWorld. If a SugarBowl was used to be a WretchedHive, see HeelFaceTown. Also, SugarApocalypse, where bad things happen to good universes. Not to be confused with TastesLikeDiabetes, which is a ''reaction.'' If sufficiently analyzed and contrasted with a more "realistic" world, it can be a tame variant of EldritchLocation.

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Compare with: LevelAte, which covers settings that are ''literally'' made out of sugar. Contrast with CrapsackWorld, the MirrorUniverse of this trope. CrapsaccharineWorld ''appears'' to be this, but turns out to be CrapsackWorld. If a SugarBowl Sugar Bowl was used to be a WretchedHive, see HeelFaceTown. Also, SugarApocalypse, where bad things happen to good universes. Not to be confused with TastesLikeDiabetes, which is a ''reaction.'' If sufficiently analyzed and contrasted with a more "realistic" world, it can be a tame variant of EldritchLocation.



** Ripple Star from ''Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards'' is even more of a SugarBowl than Dream Land. It's a smiling heart shaped planet inhabited by fairies, and then Dark Matter [[SugarApocalypse shows up]].

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** Ripple Star from ''Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards'' is even more of a SugarBowl Sugar Bowl than Dream Land. It's a smiling heart shaped planet inhabited by fairies, and then Dark Matter [[SugarApocalypse shows up]].


There is NoAntagonist. The villains here are [[HarmlessVillain harmless]]. Sometimes you can have a sweet setting with [[VileVillainSaccharineShow unexpectedly creepy and/or evil bad guys]] who are often [[EvilCannotStandCuteness allergic to anything saccharine]], but even in that case, the kind of permanent damage they can do is likely minor. Expect a HeelFaceTurn via CareBearStare and/or DefeatMeansFriendship.

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There is NoAntagonist. The villains here are [[HarmlessVillain harmless]]. Sometimes you can have a sweet setting with [[VileVillainSaccharineShow unexpectedly creepy and/or evil bad guys]] who are often may or may not be [[EvilCannotStandCuteness allergic to anything saccharine]], but even in that case, the kind of permanent damage they can do is likely minor. Expect a HeelFaceTurn via CareBearStare and/or DefeatMeansFriendship.


There is NoAntagonist. The villains here are [[HarmlessVillain harmless]]. Sometimes you can have a sweet setting with [[VileVillainSaccharineShow unexpectedly creepy and/or evil bad guys]], but even in that case, the kind of permanent damage they can do is likely minor. Expect a HeelFaceTurn via CareBearStare and/or DefeatMeansFriendship.

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There is NoAntagonist. The villains here are [[HarmlessVillain harmless]]. Sometimes you can have a sweet setting with [[VileVillainSaccharineShow unexpectedly creepy and/or evil bad guys]], guys]] who are often [[EvilCannotStandCuteness allergic to anything saccharine]], but even in that case, the kind of permanent damage they can do is likely minor. Expect a HeelFaceTurn via CareBearStare and/or DefeatMeansFriendship.


* ''Series/StarTrek'' plays with this. On the one hand, we're assured that civilization has outgrown savagery, war, poverty and discrimination. However, the longer the franchise goes on, the more we see examples of these qualities come up, largely due to the need for {{conflict}}. For instance, the friendly bickering between the human [=McCoy=] and Vulcan Spock in the original series becomes more explicitly FantasticRacism later on.

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* ''Series/StarTrek'' ''Franchise/StarTrek'' plays with this. On the one hand, we're assured that civilization has outgrown savagery, war, poverty and discrimination. However, the longer the franchise goes on, the more we see examples of these qualities come up, largely due to the need for {{conflict}}. For instance, the friendly bickering between the human [=McCoy=] and Vulcan Spock in the original series becomes more explicitly FantasticRacism later on.


Compare with: LevelAte, which covers settings that are ''literally'' made out of sugar. Contrast with CrapsackWorld, the MirrorUniverse of this trope. CrapsaccharineWorld ''appears'' to be this, but turns out to be CrapsackWorld. Also, SugarApocalypse, where bad things happen to good universes. Not to be confused with TastesLikeDiabetes, which is a ''reaction.'' If sufficiently analyzed and contrasted with a more "realistic" world, it can be a tame variant of EldritchLocation.

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Compare with: LevelAte, which covers settings that are ''literally'' made out of sugar. Contrast with CrapsackWorld, the MirrorUniverse of this trope. CrapsaccharineWorld ''appears'' to be this, but turns out to be CrapsackWorld. If a SugarBowl was used to be a WretchedHive, see HeelFaceTown. Also, SugarApocalypse, where bad things happen to good universes. Not to be confused with TastesLikeDiabetes, which is a ''reaction.'' If sufficiently analyzed and contrasted with a more "realistic" world, it can be a tame variant of EldritchLocation.


* ''HelloKitty Online'', as it extends the TastesLikeDiabetes Sanrio franchise into the world of {{MMORPG}}s. However, to some players, the fact that ever time you step outside of a town you're surrounded by [[EverythingTryingToKillYou hordes of dangerous, aggressive]] ([[RidiculouslyCuteCritter but still painfully cute]]) animals makes it seem more like a CrapsaccharineWorld. One of the buildings in the first town after the starting town is a giant sugar bowl (another building is a giant teacup).

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* ''HelloKitty ''Franchise/HelloKitty Online'', as it extends the TastesLikeDiabetes Sanrio franchise into the world of {{MMORPG}}s. However, to some players, the fact that ever time you step outside of a town you're surrounded by [[EverythingTryingToKillYou hordes of dangerous, aggressive]] ([[RidiculouslyCuteCritter but still painfully cute]]) animals makes it seem more like a CrapsaccharineWorld. One of the buildings in the first town after the starting town is a giant sugar bowl (another building is a giant teacup).


** In the [[ExpandedUniverse ThunderCats UK comic]] we saw that Sugar Bowl was a deliberate choice. They used to be cyborg-Bears rather than cyborg-Teddy-Bears but they are trying to be SpaceAmish while still having the SuperweaponSurprise technology in their underground facilities to rebuild themselves in their spacefaring warlike image (the [=ThunderCat=] they showed the hologram of what they used to look like was impressed enough to instantly agree to help them restore their façade of cute harmlessness).

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** In the [[ExpandedUniverse ThunderCats UK comic]] we saw that Sugar Bowl was a deliberate choice. They used to be cyborg-Bears rather than cyborg-Teddy-Bears cyborg-Teddy-Bears, but they are trying to be SpaceAmish while still having the SuperweaponSurprise technology in their underground facilities facilities. They intented to rebuild themselves in their spacefaring warlike image (the image. At one point they showed a [=ThunderCat=] they showed the a hologram of what they used to look like was impressed enough to like, and he instantly agree agreed to help them restore their façade of cute harmlessness).harmlessness.


* "Hello Kitty, Hello Kitty/ we all think you're, very pretty/We all love to, hug and kiss you/ You make boys and girls so happy when they're with you/ Little Twin Stars, are so charming/ And My Melody, is such a darling/ We all love to, come and see you/ ''In the happy little world of [[https://www.sanrio.com/pages/sanrio-kawaii-corner-home Sanrio!]]''"

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* "Hello Kitty, Hello Kitty/ we all think you're, very pretty/We all love to, hug and kiss you/ You make boys and girls so happy when they're with you/ Little Twin Stars, are so charming/ And My Melody, is such a darling/ We all love to, come and see you/ ''In the happy little world of [[https://www.sanrio.com/pages/sanrio-kawaii-corner-home Sanrio!]]''"Sanrio!"]]''



* In the [[FrancoBelgianComics Belgian comic]] ''[[http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olivier_Rameau Olivier Rameau]]'', the DreamLand setting of Rêverose ("Pink Dream") is very much this; a happy and fantastic place "strictly forbidden to boring people". It isn't entirely devoid of a dark side, though, as some places are governed by nightmares. Nor it is entirely childish, as evidenced by [[InnocentFanserviceGirl Colombe Tiredaile]], the hero's LoveInterest, who has since become quite the sex symbol, thanks to the cartoonist Dany not being shy about drawing her rather au natural.

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* In the [[FrancoBelgianComics Belgian comic]] ''[[http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olivier_Rameau Olivier Rameau]]'', Rameau,]]'' the DreamLand setting of Rêverose ("Pink Dream") is very much this; a happy and fantastic place "strictly forbidden to boring people". It isn't entirely devoid of a dark side, though, as some places are governed by nightmares. Nor it is entirely childish, as evidenced by [[InnocentFanserviceGirl Colombe Tiredaile]], the hero's LoveInterest, who has since become quite the sex symbol, thanks to the cartoonist Dany not being shy about drawing her rather au natural.



* "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kVFdAJRVm94 He's Barack Obama!]]" portrays the newly-elected President as a superhero who transforms Iraq from a gun-bristling wasteland to one of these, including rainbows, bunnies, ice cream, flowers, and a ruined mosque restored and turned into a Whole Foods.

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* "[[https://www.[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kVFdAJRVm94 He's "He's Barack Obama!]]" Obama!"]] portrays the newly-elected President as a superhero who transforms Iraq from a gun-bristling wasteland to one of these, including rainbows, bunnies, ice cream, flowers, and a ruined mosque restored and turned into a Whole Foods.



* ''WesternAnimation/ThunderCats''

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* ''WesternAnimation/ThunderCats''''[[WesternAnimation/ThunderCats1985 ThunderCats]]''

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