Follow TV Tropes

Following

History Main / WaddlingHead

Go To


Added DiffLines:

* Starlow, the ExpositionFairy from ''VideoGame/MarioAndLuigiBowsersInsideStory'' and subsequent games in the ''VideoGame/MarioAndLuigi'' series, doesn't actually do any waddling, as she flies everywhere, but still she's a yellow sphere with feet.


* A common[[AmusingInjuries Amusing Injury]] on SuperDave involved the tituar inept stuntman being smooshed into his helmet, leaving only his head and feet. This was also the series mascot, and was breifly available as a plush toy.

to:

* A common[[AmusingInjuries Amusing Injury]] on SuperDave ''Series/SuperDave'' involved the tituar inept stuntman being smooshed into his helmet, leaving only his head and feet. This was also the series mascot, and was breifly available as a plush toy.

Added DiffLines:

* A common[[AmusingInjuries Amusing Injury]] on SuperDave involved the tituar inept stuntman being smooshed into his helmet, leaving only his head and feet. This was also the series mascot, and was breifly available as a plush toy.


* ''PacMan'' and ''Ms. PacMan'' are probably the {{Ur Example}}s. Although the official artwork has always shown them with arms and legs, their earliest games took it a step further by showing them as "pizza shaped" heads in-game.

to:

* ''PacMan'' ''VideoGame/PacMan'' and ''Ms. PacMan'' VideoGame/PacMan'' are probably the {{Ur Example}}s. Although the official artwork has always shown them with arms and legs, their earliest games took it a step further by showing them as "pizza shaped" heads in-game.


* Toys/MrPotatoHead might be one of the oldest examples of this tropes. He is a Waddling Potato-Head.

to:

* Toys/MrPotatoHead might be one of the oldest examples of this tropes.trope. He is a Waddling Potato-Head.


* Mr. Potato Head might be one of the oldest examples of this tropes. He is a Waddling Potato-Head.
* Furbies.

to:

* Mr. Potato Head Toys/MrPotatoHead might be one of the oldest examples of this tropes. He is a Waddling Potato-Head.
* Furbies.Toys/{{Furb|y}}ies are waddling [[MixAndMatchCritters hamster-owl]] heads.


** Shy Guys started out this way in ''VideoGame/SuperMarioBros2'', but developed torsos in the SNES era. Compare [[http://www.mariowiki.com/images/e/ec/ShyGuySprite.gif this]] to [[http://www.mariowiki.com/images/f/fb/ShyTennis.png this.]]

to:

** Shy Guys started out this way in ''VideoGame/SuperMarioBros2'', but developed torsos in the SNES era. Compare [[http://www.[[https://www.mariowiki.com/images/e/ec/ShyGuySprite.gif com/images/6/6e/Bigshyguy.PNG this]] to [[http://www.mariowiki.com/images/f/fb/ShyTennis.png this.]]


Where or [[BizarreAlienBiology what]] these strange creatures internal organs are is a mystery. The most they have with regards to other limbs are stretchy, stubby stumps or flippers in place of arms or hands. Otherwise, expect them to lift and manipulate objects, if they must, with InvisibleAnatomy. Occasionally they lack any arms or legs at all having to bounce or roll to get from place to place.

to:

Where or [[BizarreAlienBiology what]] these strange creatures creatures' internal organs are is a mystery. The most they have with regards to other limbs are stretchy, stubby stumps or flippers in place of arms or hands. Otherwise, expect them to lift and manipulate objects, if they must, with InvisibleAnatomy. Occasionally they lack any arms or legs at all having to bounce or roll to get from place to place.


* Balrog from ''VideoGame/CaveStory''. Though he's not exactly an oval, really. Interestingly, in the early version of the game, this character design was a common level enemy, rather than a specific character. (Perhaps [[PaletteSwap Pooh Black]] is a remnant from this stage of development?)

to:

* Balrog from ''VideoGame/CaveStory''. Though he's not exactly an oval, really. Interestingly, in the early version of the game, this character design was a common level enemy, rather than a specific character. (Perhaps [[PaletteSwap Pooh Puu Black]] is a remnant from this stage of development?)


* Yukkuris in ''VideoGame/{{Touhou}}'' fanon are essentially these.

to:

* Yukkuris in ''VideoGame/{{Touhou}}'' fanon are essentially these.these, though "bodied" versions do exist. PrehensileHair may or may not be included.



* ''Music/{{Vocaloid}}'': Tako Luka.

to:

* ''Music/{{Vocaloid}}'': Tako Luka.Luka, which can be described as a SuperDeformed version of Luka's head with octopus tentacles.


[[Franchise/{{Kirby}} Waddle Dee]], a [[Franchise/MegaMan Met]][[SpellMyNameWithAnS /Metool/ Mettall/Mettaur/]][[FanNickname Hard Hat]], a [[VideoGame/{{Braid}} Monstar]], a [[Webcomic/KidRadd Bogey]], a [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros Goomba]], and a [[VideoGame/DigDug Pooka]].]]-]

to:

[[Franchise/{{Kirby}} Waddle Dee]], a [[Franchise/MegaMan Met]][[SpellMyNameWithAnS /Metool/ Mettall/Mettaur/]][[FanNickname Hard Hat]], a [[VideoGame/{{Braid}} Monstar]], a [[Webcomic/KidRadd Bogey]], [[VideoGame/DigDug Pooka]], a [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros Goomba]], and a [[VideoGame/DigDug Pooka]].[[Webcomic/KidRadd Bogey]].]]-]


[[Franchise/{{Kirby}} Waddle Dee]], a [[Franchise/MegaMan Met]][[SpellMyNameWithAnS /Metool/ Mettall/Mettaur/]][[FanNickname Hard Hat]], a [[VideoGame/{{Braid}} Monstar]], a [[VideoGame/DigDug Pooka]], a [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros Goomba]], and a [[Webcomic/KidRadd Bogey]].]]-]

to:

[[Franchise/{{Kirby}} Waddle Dee]], a [[Franchise/MegaMan Met]][[SpellMyNameWithAnS /Metool/ Mettall/Mettaur/]][[FanNickname Hard Hat]], a [[VideoGame/{{Braid}} Monstar]], a [[VideoGame/DigDug Pooka]], [[Webcomic/KidRadd Bogey]], a [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros Goomba]], and a [[Webcomic/KidRadd Bogey]].[[VideoGame/DigDug Pooka]].]]-]


* ''[[VideoGame/DisneysMagicalQuest The Great Circus Mystery staring Mickey and Minnie]]'' features different versions of the waddling head in each level.

to:

* ''[[VideoGame/DisneysMagicalQuest The Great Circus Mystery staring starring Mickey and Minnie]]'' features different versions of the waddling head in each level.


* ''PacMan'' and ''Ms. PacMan'' are probably the UrExamples. Although the official artwork has always shown them with arms and legs, their earliest games took it a step further by showing them as "pizza shaped" heads in-game.

to:

* ''PacMan'' and ''Ms. PacMan'' are probably the UrExamples.{{Ur Example}}s. Although the official artwork has always shown them with arms and legs, their earliest games took it a step further by showing them as "pizza shaped" heads in-game.


* [[TheLegendaryStarfy Starfy]] resembles a Waddling Head more than a five-limbed aquatic creature rightfully ought to.

to:

* [[TheLegendaryStarfy [[VideoGame/TheLegendaryStarfy Starfy]] resembles a Waddling Head more than a five-limbed aquatic creature rightfully ought to.

Showing 15 edit(s) of 148

Top

Example of:

/

Feedback