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* Halfway through ''Literature/ReadyPlayerOne'', Wade Watts consults a black-market data-auction site called the "L33t Hax0rz Warezhaus" to disguise his identity from [[MegaCorp I.O.I.]] [[spoiler: and also buy maintenance passwords to hack into the company's network later on.]]

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* Halfway through ''Literature/ReadyPlayerOne'', Wade Watts consults a black-market data-auction site called the "L33t Hax0rz [=Hax0rz=] Warezhaus" to disguise his identity from [[MegaCorp I.O.I.]] [[spoiler: and also buy maintenance passwords to hack into the company's network later on.]]

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* Halfway through ''Literature/ReadyPlayerOne'', Wade Watts consults a black-market data-auction site called the "L33t Hax0rz Warezhaus" to disguise his identity from [[MegaCorp I.O.I.]] [[spoiler: and also buy maintenance passwords to hack into the company's network later on.]]


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* In-universe example in ''VideoGame/HypnospaceOutlaw'', which features an {{Expy}} of ''VideoGame/{{Pokemon}}'' called "Squisherz", being set in an alternate 1990's.


* ''Series/GetKrackin'': The show carries on its title theme by replacing 'C' with 'K' in all of its segment titles. And if the segment doesn't have a 'C' in its title, they randomly insert a 'K' anyway.



* ''Series/GetKrackin'': The show carries on its title by replacing 'C' with 'K' in all of its segment titles. And if the segment doesn't have a 'C' in its title, they randomly insert a 'K' anyway.

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* ''Series/GetKrackin'': The show carries on its title by replacing 'C' with 'K' in all of its segment titles. And if the segment doesn't have a 'C' in its title, they randomly insert a 'K' anyway.


* After many years of identifying Wrestling/WrestleMania events with Roman numerals, #17 was officially X-Seven -- pronounced "ecks-seven". And the next year saw X8, "ecks-eight". From #19 (XIX) onwards, all-Roman numbers have been back in vogue.

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* After many years of identifying Wrestling/WrestleMania ''Wrestling/{{WrestleMania}}'' events with Roman numerals, #17 was officially X-Seven -- pronounced "ecks-seven". And the next year saw X8, "ecks-eight". From #19 (XIX) onwards, all-Roman numbers have been back in vogue.



* Wrestling/ShawnMichaels and Wrestling/TripleH (and [[Wrestling/SeanWaltman X-Pac]], and Wrestling/{{Chyna}}, [[OverlyLongGag and]] Wrestling/BillyGunn [[ThoseTwoGuys and Road Dogg]] and [[Wrestling/RonKillings K Kwik]]) ARE Wrestling/DGenerationX, and they've got [[CatchPhrase two words for ya...]]
* Wrestling/VinceRusso's [[FunWithAcronyms Sports Entertainment Xtreme]] faction from the early days of Wrestling/{{TNA}}. Russo was especially fond of this. He used to pen a regular article in Magazine/WWEMagazine in the 90's where he changed any hard "S" sound to a z. For instance:

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* Wrestling/ShawnMichaels and Wrestling/TripleH (and [[Wrestling/SeanWaltman X-Pac]], and Wrestling/{{Chyna}}, [[OverlyLongGag and]] Wrestling/RoadDogg and Wrestling/BillyGunn [[ThoseTwoGuys and Road Dogg]] and [[Wrestling/RonKillings K Kwik]]) ARE Wrestling/DGenerationX, and they've got [[CatchPhrase two words for ya...]]
* Wrestling/VinceRusso's [[FunWithAcronyms Sports Entertainment Xtreme]] faction from the early days of Wrestling/{{TNA}}.[[Wrestling/ImpactWrestling TNA]]. Russo was especially fond of this. He used to pen a regular article in Magazine/WWEMagazine in the 90's where he changed any hard "S" sound to a z. For instance:



* The Radicalz PowerStable.


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* Wrestling/{{CHIKARA}}'s Wrestling/{{Xyberhawx 2000}}: Nytehawk, Sylverhawk, Razerhawk and Danjerhawk.


* Some of the ''Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog'' series' music albums sometimes have the word 'Traxx' or 'Soundtrax' within its title. There's also ''VideoGame/SonicXtreme''.

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* Some of the ''Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog'' ''VideoGame/SonicTheHedgehog'' series' music albums sometimes have the word 'Traxx' or 'Soundtrax' within its title. There's also ''VideoGame/SonicXtreme''.



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* The {{Doowop}} group The Jive Five, formed in TheFifties, released some records in TheSeventies as The Jyve Fyve.

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* Discussed by Osaka in ''Anime/AzumangaDaioh,'' in reference to fictional commercial for hemorrhoid treatment.

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* Kon Kan, the Canadian synthpop duo, shortened their name from "Contenu Canadien," (Canadian Content) in reference to the CRTC mandate on domestic programming. Justified in that "con" is a French obscenity that loosely translates to "shithead."

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* In the spring of 2019, Bosch power tools ran adverts on [=YouTube=] declaring that something X-TRA REVOLUTIONARY was coming. The X was red, the rest was black.


** Of course, the titles of all ''Franchise/{{Stargate|Verse}}'' series do the same thing, replacing the second "A" in "Stargate" with the gate symbol for Earth. Not mandatory, thankfully. Which, incidentally, is just an uppercase lambda with a krou�ek on top of it. A rather strange blend of a Greek letter with a Scandinavian diacritic (Å). It is described in-show as representing the Sun rising above the Great Pyramid of Giza.

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** Of course, the titles of all ''Franchise/{{Stargate|Verse}}'' series do the same thing, replacing the second "A" in "Stargate" with the gate symbol for Earth.Earth (Λ̊). Not mandatory, thankfully. Which, incidentally, is just an uppercase lambda with a krou�ek kroužek (ring) on top of it. A rather strange blend of a Greek letter with a Scandinavian and central European diacritic (Å). It is described in-show as representing the Sun rising above the Great Pyramid of Giza.

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** Replacing "ck" with "cc" (for example, "thicc" instead of "thick") is also seen, especially in internet memes. This originates from the Crips gang, who dislike using the letters "CK" as it can stand for "Crip Killer".


* Pringles "[[https://socialdiets.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/new-113.png?w=640 Xtreme]]" flavors.
* [=DiGiorno=] Pizza & [[https://www.digiorno.com/products/pizza-sides/pizza-and-wyngz?gclid=CjwKCAjwg_fZBRAoEiwAppvp-RfWiC71vVNBwSIn-4wmCWqcN-opgBx95wZImaChuS4-Q1oSvAYHihoC9VkQAvD_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds Wyngz]]. They actually couldn't legally call them "wings" due to the absence of any actual wing meat.
* The "ambient electronic device" [[http://www.karotz.com/home?locale=en_GB Karotz]], successor to the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nabaztag Nabaztag]].

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* Pringles "[[https://socialdiets.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/new-113.png?w=640 "[[https://loqsea.com/media/catalog/product/cache/4/image/d2a07706b41302a042c967a0097d465a/p/r/pringles-xtreme.jpg Xtreme]]" flavors.
* [=DiGiorno=] Pizza & [[https://www.digiorno.com/products/pizza-sides/pizza-and-wyngz?gclid=CjwKCAjwg_fZBRAoEiwAppvp-RfWiC71vVNBwSIn-4wmCWqcN-opgBx95wZImaChuS4-Q1oSvAYHihoC9VkQAvD_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds nathenson.org/2013/02/wyngz-are-not-made-of-wings-or-trademarks/ Wyngz]]. They actually couldn't legally call them "wings" due to the absence of any actual wing meat.
* The "ambient electronic device" [[http://www.karotz.com/home?locale=en_GB [[https://thetechjournal.com/electronics/live-the-internet-with-karotz-the-first-ever-facebook-hardware.xhtml Karotz]], successor to the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nabaztag Nabaztag]].



** And then there's Professor Xavier's name:

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** And then there's Professor Xavier's ComicBook/{{Professor X}}avier's name:



** Played with in two spin-off titles launched by Creator/ChrisClaremont, ''Excalibur'' and ''[=GeNext=]''. In both cases the "X" was the biggest letter in the cover logo. It went even further in the ''ComicBook/{{Age of Apocalypse}}'' crossover in the 90's, when ''Excalibur'' became X-Calibre.

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** Played with in two spin-off titles launched by Creator/ChrisClaremont, ''Excalibur'' ''ComicBook/{{Excalibur}}'' and ''[=GeNext=]''. In both cases the "X" was the biggest letter in the cover logo. It went even further in the ''ComicBook/{{Age of Apocalypse}}'' crossover in the 90's, when ''Excalibur'' became X-Calibre.



* Litefoot. U may kno him moar 4 da ''MortalKombat'' moovee n ''[[Literature/TheIndianInTheCupboard Da NDN n da Cubberd]]'' but hee iz allso a rappr. [[OverlyLongGag Eeven haz hiz pwn laybel. Itz djuzt lyke inny otha rekrd laybel tho, nkloodin skrewin hiz sined artiztz.]]

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* Litefoot. U may kno him moar 4 da ''MortalKombat'' ''Film/{{Mortal Kombat|Annihilation}}'' moovee n ''[[Literature/TheIndianInTheCupboard Da NDN n da Cubberd]]'' but hee iz allso a rappr. [[OverlyLongGag Eeven haz hiz pwn laybel. Itz djuzt lyke inny otha rekrd laybel tho, nkloodin skrewin hiz sined artiztz.]]



* Creator/EpicRecords has a division dedicated to film soundtracks called Epic Soundtrax. They initially wanted to go with the proper spelling, but were sued by musician Epic Soundtracks, who had laid claim to his StageName first.

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* Creator/EpicRecords has a division dedicated to film soundtracks called Epic Soundtrax. They initially wanted to go with the proper spelling, but were sued by musician Epic Soundtracks, who had laid claim to his StageName {{Stage Name|s}} first.



* Kid Kash



* Frequently used in {{MMORPG}}s when a player really wants a name that has [[OneSteveLimit already been picked by someone else]].

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* Frequently used in {{MMORPG}}s {{M|assivelyMultiplayerOnlineRolePlayingGame}}MORPGs when a player really wants a name that has [[OneSteveLimit already been picked by someone else]].



'''Daffy:''' No, your MC name is B-Rabbit! [[WeAreStillRelevantDammit We've got to appeal to today's kids!]] [[TotallyRadical No longer Looney Tunes, we're "Lizooney Tizunes"! Woo-hoo! Real hip-hop, dawg!]]

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'''Daffy:''' No, your MC name is B-Rabbit! [[WeAreStillRelevantDammit [[WereStillRelevantDammit We've got to appeal to today's kids!]] [[TotallyRadical No longer Looney Tunes, we're "Lizooney Tizunes"! Woo-hoo! Real hip-hop, dawg!]]



* There's also Klondike Kat, which was produced by Total Television (the makers of [[WesternAnimation/KingLeonardoAndHisShortSubjects King Leonardo]], [[WesternAnimation/TennesseeTuxedoAndHisTales Tennessee Tuxedo]], and WesternAnimation/{{Underdog}})

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* There's also Klondike Kat, which was produced by Total Television (the makers of [[WesternAnimation/KingLeonardoAndHisShortSubjects King Leonardo]], [[WesternAnimation/TennesseeTuxedoAndHisTales Tennessee Tuxedo]], ''WesternAnimation/{{King Leonardo|AndHisShortSubjects}}'', ''WesternAnimation/{{Tennessee Tuxedo|AndHisTales}}'', and WesternAnimation/{{Underdog}})''WesternAnimation/{{Underdog}})''.



* There is a cable TV channel in Brazil (Telecine) that once a week broadcasts movies subtitled with internet slang and Xtreme Kool Letterz.

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* There is a cable TV channel in Brazil (Telecine) that once a week broadcasts movies subtitled with internet Internet slang and Xtreme Kool Letterz.



* The '50s and early '60s hot rod culture favored the term "kustom", particularly in George Barris' Kustom Kars (Barris is famous for many awesome TV Kars, including Series/TheMunsters' family koach, the [[Series/TheMonkees Monkeemobile]], the [[Series/TheDukesOfHazzard General Lee]] and the [[Series/{{Batman}} Batmobile]]).

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* The '50s and early '60s hot rod culture favored the term "kustom", particularly in George Barris' Kustom Kars (Barris is famous for many awesome TV Kars, including Series/TheMunsters' family koach, the [[Series/TheMonkees Monkeemobile]], the [[Series/TheDukesOfHazzard General Lee]] and the [[Series/{{Batman}} [[Series/Batman1966 Batmobile]]).


* [[WebOriginal/LOLCats I can haz cheezburger?]]

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* [[WebOriginal/LOLCats ''WebOriginal/LOLCats'': I can haz cheezburger?]]cheezburger?


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* ''WebVideo/ManicPixieDreamWife'': Episode "Dude, Your Wife Is Hotttt" has multiplied 't' for x-tra koolness.

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