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* ''WesternAnimation/TheFamilyNess'': In the show itself, the theme song is just barely over 30 seconds long. An [[://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oFR0brxrxjI extended version]] exists which is almost two minutes and thirty seconds long.


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* ''WesternAnimation/TheFamilyNess'': In the show itself, the theme song is just barely over 30 seconds long. An [[://www.[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oFR0brxrxjI extended version]] exists which is almost two minutes and thirty seconds long.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheTrapDoor'' devoted [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ldlCD7GR2JI an entire episode]] to Burk finding a radio [[ThemeTuneCameo which plays]] a two and a half minute version of the theme, with three verses and a bridge. The one-verse version in the ending credits lasts thirty seconds.



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* In ''VideoGame/SuperMarioBros2'', the overworld theme was extended slightly from the original ''VideoGame/DokiDokiPanic'' version.



* ''WesternAnimation/TheFamilyNess'': In the show itself, the theme song is just barely over 30 seconds long. An [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oFR0brxrxjI extended version]] exists which is almost two minutes and thirty seconds long.


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* ''WesternAnimation/TheFamilyNess'': In the show itself, the theme song is just barely over 30 seconds long. An [[https://www.[[://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oFR0brxrxjI extended version]] exists which is almost two minutes and thirty seconds long.





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\n* ''WesternAnimation/TheFamilyNess'': In the show itself, the theme song is just barely over 30 seconds long. An [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oFR0brxrxjI extended version]] exists which is almost two minutes and thirty seconds long.




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* To celebrate hitting 3 million subscribers on [=YouTube=], Music/TheGregoryBrothers released "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rH7eX8c_bC8 The Full Schmoyoho Song]]", which expands on their outro song.


* The ''GO-GO VideoGame/{{Tamagotchi}}!'' version of the song of the same name was extended to almost ''four minutes''. Listen to it [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G1uBOMQyNz0 here]].

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* The ''GO-GO VideoGame/{{Tamagotchi}}!'' Anime/{{Tamagotchi}}!'' version of the song of the same name was extended to almost ''four minutes''. Listen to it [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G1uBOMQyNz0 here]].


* If national anthems can be considered "theme songs" for countries, then many of them fall under this:
** America's "Star Spangled Banner" originated with four verses. (A fifth was added during the Civil War.) The full song is hardly ever performed; many Americans don't know there ''are'' other verses.

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* If national anthems can be considered "theme songs" for countries, then many of them fall under this:
this. Comes with the additional rub that most people are probably unaware that their nation's anthem does fall under this trope:
** America's "Star Spangled Banner" originated with four verses. (A verses, with a fifth was added during the Civil War.) War. The full song is hardly ever performed; many Americans don't even know there ''are'' other verses.


Contrast TruncatedThemeTune, where the opening theme as usually seen gets cut down into a shorter song.

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Contrast TruncatedThemeTune, where the opening theme as usually seen gets cut down into a shorter song.song for syndication.


* ''WebAnimation/ZeroPunctuation'', ''WebVideo/TheAngryVideoGameNerd'' and ''WebVideo/AtopTheFourthWall'' have all used their extended version once.

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* ''WebAnimation/ZeroPunctuation'', ''WebVideo/TheAngryVideoGameNerd'' ''WebVideo/TheAngryVideoGameNerd'', ''WebVideo/AtopTheFourthWall'', and ''WebVideo/AtopTheFourthWall'' a few others all have all used their extended version once.
versions of their theme tunes for anniversary specials.



** The main theme that plays as ThemeTune, and the secondary theme that plays over the EpisodeTitleCard. The secondary theme has lyrics as well but they may not have played on the show.

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** The main theme that plays as ThemeTune, and the secondary theme that plays over the EpisodeTitleCard. The secondary {{Episode Title Card}}s has a longer version that also includes lyrics, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZiokCOOL1CU left over from when it was intended as the main theme has lyrics as well tune]], but they may not have played on these were never used in the show.show itself.



* A longer version of the ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'' ending song appears on the menu of at least one of the [=DVDs=].



* San Diego Comic Con 2015 displayed an extended version of the ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'' theme song, created by a young Steven in-[[IncrediblyLamePun universe]].
* ''WesternAnimation/RegularShow'' two-parter "Exit 9-B" featured an extended version of the show's ending theme at the end of both parts (since the show has NoThemeTune, after all).

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* San Diego Comic Con 2015 displayed an The extended version of the ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'' theme song, "We Are The Crystal Gems", was created by a young Steven in-[[IncrediblyLamePun universe]].
universe]], and was presented as music video short during one San Diego Comic Con.
* ''WesternAnimation/RegularShow'' two-parter "Exit 9-B" featured an has extended version of the show's ending theme at that was finally heard in full during the end credits of both parts (since the show has NoThemeTune, after all).television movie.





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\n* ''WesternAnimation/WeBareBears'' has the full version of "We'll Be There" performed in-universe as [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wYcOsC26lHs an acapella video]] made by the show's main cast (plus singer Estelle) in the season four episode "More Everyone's Tube".



Ever hear a really good theme song and just wish it was longer? The show creators have heard your cries. Oftentimes if a show becomes really popular, the creators will produce a full length version of the song. This is different from a RealSongThemeTune in that a verse is not taken from a real song to use for the show, but rather verses are added to turn the theme song into a real song.

Since opening sequences need to be relatively short to leave time for the show and advertisements, the song is usually only heard online, on soundtrack [=CDs=] or made available for purchase from iTunes. However, it may be used to open the pilot episode or other special episodes.

Contrast TruncatedThemeTune.

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Ever hear a really good theme song and just wish it was longer? The show creators have heard your cries. Oftentimes Oftentimes, if a show becomes really popular, popular enough, the creators will be able to produce a full length version of the song. their theme tune. This is different from a RealSongThemeTune in that a verse this is a song that was originally created for the series, rather than a preexisting one. As such, this trope refers to songs that were written with the series in mind since the beginning, meaning that a longer version may not taken from have even existed until further down the line, as opposed to a real song to use that was trimmed down for the show, but rather verses are added to turn purposes of the theme song into a real song.

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Since opening sequences need to be relatively short to leave time for advertisements and the show and advertisements, the itself, being restricted to anywhere from fifteen seconds to a minute, you can expect to only hear this extended song is usually only heard online, online or on soundtrack [=CDs=] or made available for purchase from iTunes. a official soundtrack. However, it may be used to open heard as part of the pilot episode {{pilot}} or other special episodes.

Contrast TruncatedThemeTune.TruncatedThemeTune, where the opening theme as usually seen gets cut down into a shorter song.


* The soundtrack album to ''WesternAnimation/TheDisneyAfternoon'' contained extended versions of songs from the four shows on the block at the time (''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfTheGummiBears'', ''WesternAnimation/{{DuckTales|1987}}'', ''WesternAnimation/ChipNDaleRescueRangers'', and ''WesternAnimation/TaleSpin'') and even the Disney Afternoon theme itself. The extended ''[=DuckTales=]'' theme was also played during the credits of ''WesternAnimation/DuckTalesTheMovieTreasureOfTheLostLamp''.

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* The soundtrack album to ''WesternAnimation/TheDisneyAfternoon'' contained extended versions of songs from the four shows on the block at the time (''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfTheGummiBears'', ''WesternAnimation/{{DuckTales|1987}}'', ''WesternAnimation/ChipNDaleRescueRangers'', and ''WesternAnimation/TaleSpin'') and even the Disney Afternoon theme itself. The extended ''[=DuckTales=]'' theme was also played during the credits of ''WesternAnimation/DuckTalesTheMovieTreasureOfTheLostLamp''.''WesternAnimation/DuckTalesTheMovieTreasureOfTheLostLamp'', and [[WesternAnimation/DuckTales2017 the 2017 reboot]] also got [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=greRWnaQWc4 an extended theme]].


* The soundtrack album to ''WesternAnimation/TheDisneyAfternoon'' contained extended versions of songs from the four shows on the block at the time (''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfTheGummiBears'', ''WesternAnimation/DuckTales'', ''WesternAnimation/ChipNDaleRescueRangers'', and ''WesternAnimation/TaleSpin'') and even the Disney Afternoon theme itself.

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* The soundtrack album to ''WesternAnimation/TheDisneyAfternoon'' contained extended versions of songs from the four shows on the block at the time (''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfTheGummiBears'', ''WesternAnimation/DuckTales'', ''WesternAnimation/{{DuckTales|1987}}'', ''WesternAnimation/ChipNDaleRescueRangers'', and ''WesternAnimation/TaleSpin'') and even the Disney Afternoon theme itself.itself. The extended ''[=DuckTales=]'' theme was also played during the credits of ''WesternAnimation/DuckTalesTheMovieTreasureOfTheLostLamp''.


* The hair-metal rearrangement by Lion of the ''WesternAnimation/{{Transformers}}'' theme in ''WesternAnimation/TransformersTheMovie'' had a short version for the opening, and a full-length version for the credits.

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* The hair-metal rearrangement by Lion of the ''WesternAnimation/{{Transformers}}'' theme of ''WesternAnimation/TheTransformers'' in ''WesternAnimation/TransformersTheMovie'' had a short version for the opening, and a full-length version for the credits.


* The seasons 2-5 arrangement of ''Series/ThreeTwoOneContact'''s opening theme had [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B7S537b7saE a rare extended edit]] with a short guitar solo before the lyrics start. The EndingTheme ([[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y1Vif-SNuJQ short version here]]) also had an [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=maEipkDVhsM&feature=related extended version]]. The first season's [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cnTVfkc8hX4 alternate ending theme]] was an extended version of the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KmQWtGn889E&feature=related teaser trailer]] theme.

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* The seasons 2-5 arrangement of ''Series/ThreeTwoOneContact'''s opening theme had [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B7S537b7saE a rare extended edit]] with a short guitar solo before the lyrics start. The EndingTheme ([[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y1Vif-SNuJQ short version here]]) also had an [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=maEipkDVhsM&feature=related com/watch?v=maEipkDVhsM extended version]]. The first season's [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cnTVfkc8hX4 alternate ending theme]] was an extended version of the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KmQWtGn889E&feature=related com/watch?v=KmQWtGn889E teaser trailer]] theme.



* The ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb'' theme, ''[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WwCRcTfFzkI Today Is Gonna Be A Great Day]]''. Only the first set of verses is used for the actual theme while [[RealSongThemeTune the full song]] was released on Radio Disney. The second set of verses appeared in a season 2 episode of the show.

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* The ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb'' theme, ''[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WwCRcTfFzkI Today Is is Gonna Be A a Great Day]]''. Only the first set of verses is used for the actual theme while [[RealSongThemeTune the full song]] was released on Radio Disney. The second set of verses appeared in a season 2 episode of the show.



* The ''WesternAnimation/CatDog'' theme had an extended version that was shown as a music video on Nick, but for some reason, this version was not featured on either of the Nicktoon albums. (And don't bother searching for the music video on Website/YouTube; it's not there.)
** Somebody finally tracked it down and [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CTG6lbkEP_k uploaded it on YouTube]].
* The soundtrack album to ''WesternAnimation/TheDisneyAfternoon'' contained extended versions of songs from the four shows on the block at the time (''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfTheGummiBears'', ''WesternAnimation/DuckTales'', ''WesternAnimation/ChipNDaleRescueRangers'', and ''WesternAnimation/TaleSpin'') and even the Disney Afternoon theme itself for that matter.

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* The ''WesternAnimation/CatDog'' theme had an extended version that was shown as a music video on Nick, Creator/{{Nickelodeon}}, but for some reason, this version was not featured on either of the Nicktoon albums. (And don't bother searching for the music video on Website/YouTube; it's not there.)
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Somebody finally tracked it down and [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CTG6lbkEP_k uploaded it on YouTube]].
* The soundtrack album to ''WesternAnimation/TheDisneyAfternoon'' contained extended versions of songs from the four shows on the block at the time (''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfTheGummiBears'', ''WesternAnimation/DuckTales'', ''WesternAnimation/ChipNDaleRescueRangers'', and ''WesternAnimation/TaleSpin'') and even the Disney Afternoon theme itself for that matter.itself.



* Though not the franchise theme, "The Wonderful Thing About Tiggers" from ''[[Disney/TheManyAdventuresOfWinnieThePooh Winnie the Pooh]]'' was given a second verse and a bridge in audio books. This was used in some later media like ''The Tigger Movie''.

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* Though not the franchise theme, "The Wonderful Thing About Tiggers" from ''[[Disney/TheManyAdventuresOfWinnieThePooh Winnie the Pooh]]'' was given a second verse and a bridge in audio books. This was used in some later media like ''The Tigger Movie''.''Disney/TheTiggerMovie''.



* Subverted by WesternAnimation/{{Cybersix}}. There is supposedly a full version of the song, but the production consortium (of companies spread across various continents) refuse to release it because of licensing issues.

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* Subverted by WesternAnimation/{{Cybersix}}.''WesternAnimation/{{Cybersix}}''. There is supposedly a full version of the song, but the production consortium (of companies spread across various continents) refuse to release it because of licensing issues.


* LiveActionTV/WhereInTheWorldIsCarmenSandiego was an extended theme consisting of both verses used in the show (the first one being swapped out after Czeckoslovakia became "Czeck and Slovakia," which is how it's sung in the extended version) as well as some beatboxing from Rockapella and an extra verse not heard in the show.

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* LiveActionTV/WhereInTheWorldIsCarmenSandiego ''Series/WhereInTheWorldIsCarmenSandiego'' was an extended theme consisting of both verses used in the show (the first one being swapped out after Czeckoslovakia became "Czeck and Slovakia," which is how it's sung in the extended version) as well as some beatboxing from Rockapella and an extra verse not heard in the show.


* [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ZdzY9TGu1c Additional verses]] of the Anime/{{Pokemon}} anime's first-season English dub theme are available.
** 4 Kids actually made full versions of many of their songs for the Pokemon English dub and even released [=OSTs=], which is surprising considering this is more rarely seen with dubs than with Japanese originals. Covers of the extended themes also often appear in the English dubs of the movies.

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* [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ZdzY9TGu1c Additional verses]] of the Anime/{{Pokemon}} ''Anime/{{Pokemon}}'' anime's first-season English dub theme are available.
** 4 Kids Creator/FourKidsEntertainment actually made full versions of many of their songs for the Pokemon English dub and even released [=OSTs=], which is surprising considering this is more rarely seen with dubs than with Japanese originals. Covers of the extended themes also often appear in the English dubs of the movies.



* This actually happens a lot in anime. Over the decades, many anime theme songs (even TitleThemeTune|s) have had full versions released as promotional singles.

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* This actually happens a lot in anime. Over the decades, many anime theme songs (even TitleThemeTune|s) {{Title Theme Tune}}s) have had full versions released as promotional singles.



* ''[[Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog Sonic 3D]]'' games generally have this for their final battles. While the title screen and intro will play a short version, the boss fight and credits will play the whole thing.

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* ''[[Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog Sonic 3D]]'' 3D ''Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog'' games generally have this for their final battles. While the title screen and intro will play a short version, the boss fight and credits will play the whole thing.



** Several OSTs have been released for titles in the series, a lot of which have extensions of themes and even level or character BGM.

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** Several OSTs [=OSTs=] have been released for titles in the series, a lot of which have extensions of themes and even level or character BGM.



* Some Music/{{Bemani}} songs have full-length versions that were released on original soundtracks. ''VideoGame/DanceDanceRevolution: 5th Mix'''s "long version" songs included extended mixes of "Dynamite Rave" and "B4U".

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* Some Music/{{Bemani}} songs have full-length versions that were released on original soundtracks. ''VideoGame/DanceDanceRevolution: 5th Mix'''s "long version" songs included extended mixes of "Dynamite Rave" and "B4U"."[=B4U=]".

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