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They also produce a popular web series, ''The Adventures of the League of S.T.E.A.M.'', that has featured guest stars including ''Series/MythBusters''' Grant Imahara, Doug Jones (''Film/PansLabyrinth'', ''Film/Hellboy2004'', ''Film/FantasticFourRiseOfTheSilverSurfer'') and Phil [=LaMarr=] (''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueUnlimited'', ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', ''Film/PulpFiction''). The series chronicles the League on various comic adventures where they attempt to locate, capture or neutralize supernatural creatures.

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They also produce a popular web series, ''The Adventures of the League of S.T.E.A.M.'', that has featured guest stars including ''Series/MythBusters''' Grant Imahara, Doug Jones (''Film/PansLabyrinth'', ''Film/Hellboy2004'', ''Film/{{Hellboy|2004}}'', ''Film/FantasticFourRiseOfTheSilverSurfer'') and Phil [=LaMarr=] (''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueUnlimited'', ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', ''Film/PulpFiction''). The series chronicles the League on various comic adventures where they attempt to locate, capture or neutralize supernatural creatures.


They also produce a popular web series, ''The Adventures of the League of S.T.E.A.M.'', that has featured guest stars including ''Series/MythBusters''' Grant Imahara, Doug Jones (''Film/PansLabyrinth'', ''Film/{{Hellboy}}'', ''Film/FantasticFourRiseOfTheSilverSurfer'') and Phil [=LaMarr=] (''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueUnlimited'', ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', ''Film/PulpFiction''). The series chronicles the League on various comic adventures where they attempt to locate, capture or neutralize supernatural creatures.

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They also produce a popular web series, ''The Adventures of the League of S.T.E.A.M.'', that has featured guest stars including ''Series/MythBusters''' Grant Imahara, Doug Jones (''Film/PansLabyrinth'', ''Film/{{Hellboy}}'', ''Film/Hellboy2004'', ''Film/FantasticFourRiseOfTheSilverSurfer'') and Phil [=LaMarr=] (''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueUnlimited'', ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', ''Film/PulpFiction''). The series chronicles the League on various comic adventures where they attempt to locate, capture or neutralize supernatural creatures.


* EverythingsSquishierWithCephalopods: The Kraken in "Tall Tails".


* ArtifactOfDoom: In "Curses!", the team have a cursed artifact appraised, in a curio shop run by [[Series/MythBusters Grant Imahara]] that apparently specializes in ArtifactsOfDoom. When our heroes realize what they have, they keep passing it to each other, greatly confusing the {{Mummy}} that's [[FailedASpotCheck sneaking up on them with hands outstretched]].


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* CursedItem: In "Curses!", the team have a cursed artifact appraised, in a curio shop run by [[Series/MythBusters Grant Imahara]] that apparently specializes in ArtifactsOfDoom. When our heroes realize what they have, they keep passing it to each other, greatly confusing the {{Mummy}} that's [[FailedASpotCheck sneaking up on them with hands outstretched]].


* AllTrollsAreDifferent: The troll in "Big Trouble" is of the big, dumb, lumbering kind. Also rather blind.

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* AllTrollsAreDifferent: The troll in "Big Trouble" is of the big, dumb, lumbering kind.kind living under a bridge. Also rather blind.



* AwesomeBackpack: Several on the team have one - a nod to the proton packs in the ''Franchise/{{Ghostbusters}}'' franchise - and each of them have different functions. For instance: Baron von Fogel's is a rocket pack, and [=JayAre=]'s is a device for recording [=EVP=]s on wax cylinders.

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* AwesomeBackpack: Several on the team have one - -- a nod to the proton packs in the ''Franchise/{{Ghostbusters}}'' franchise - -- and each of them have different functions. For instance: Baron von Fogel's is a rocket pack, and [=JayAre=]'s is a device for recording [=EVP=]s on wax cylinders.



* FantasyKitchenSink: Ghosts, vampires, leprechauns, swamp monsters, trolls, werewolves, zombies, demons, mummies, Kraken, Bigfoot, invisible men, Valkyries, gnomes, ... the steampunk world of the League sure isn't limited to one kind of monster.

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* FantasyKitchenSink: Ghosts, vampires, leprechauns, swamp monsters, trolls, werewolves, zombies, demons, mummies, Kraken, Bigfoot, invisible men, Valkyries, gnomes, ...gnomes... the steampunk world of the League sure isn't limited to one kind of monster.



** To ''Film/{{Ghostbusters 1984}}'', obviously.

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** To ''Film/{{Ghostbusters 1984}}'', ''Film/{{Ghostbusters|1984}}'', obviously.



--->'''Coyote:''' All the others have been moving, but ''that'' one (''pointing to a gnome looking at a mirror'') hasn't. So what if they can't move while they're being looked at?\\

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--->'''Coyote:''' All the others have been moving, but ''that'' one (''pointing ''[pointing to a gnome looking at a mirror'') mirror]'' hasn't. So what if they can't move while they're being looked at?\\



* ZergRush: The League members are good enough to take care of a dozen zombies without any trouble. Several time this number? Not so much.

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* ZergRush: The League members are good enough to take care of a dozen zombies without any trouble. Several time times this number? Not so much.


The League is loosely modeled after the 1984 film ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}'', translating the idea of a "paranormal pest control service" into a neo-Victorian steampunk setting. The four main members of the League have created backpacks reminiscent of the Ghostbusters' backpacks, each allegedly performing some necessary paranormal investigative function. They are known for these and other creative steampunk "inventions" (functional props), and have also been written about and interviewed as leading examples of steampunk style.

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The League is loosely modeled after the 1984 film ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}'', ''Film/{{Ghostbusters|1984}}'', translating the idea of a "paranormal pest control service" into a neo-Victorian steampunk setting. The four main members of the League have created backpacks reminiscent of the Ghostbusters' backpacks, each allegedly performing some necessary paranormal investigative function. They are known for these and other creative steampunk "inventions" (functional props), and have also been written about and interviewed as leading examples of steampunk style.



* AffectionateParody: Of ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}''.

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* AffectionateParody: Of ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}''.''Film/{{Ghostbusters 1984}}''.



* AwesomeBackpack: Several on the team have one - a nod to the proton packs in the Ghostbusters franchise - and each of them have different functions. For instance: Baron von Fogel's is a rocket pack, and [=JayAre=]'s is a device for recording [=EVP=]s on wax cylinders.

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* AwesomeBackpack: Several on the team have one - a nod to the proton packs in the Ghostbusters ''Franchise/{{Ghostbusters}}'' franchise - and each of them have different functions. For instance: Baron von Fogel's is a rocket pack, and [=JayAre=]'s is a device for recording [=EVP=]s on wax cylinders.



** To ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}'', obviously.

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** To ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}'', ''Film/{{Ghostbusters 1984}}'', obviously.


* AlienBlood: When the leprechaun in "Fool's Gold" is dispatched, he turns into a pile of green goo. [[spoiler:Which then begins to reform, [[Franchise/{{Terminator}} T-1000]]-style...]]

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* AlienBlood: When the leprechaun in "Fool's Gold" is dispatched, he turns into a pile of green goo. [[spoiler:Which then begins to reform, [[Franchise/{{Terminator}} [[Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay T-1000]]-style...]]


* AwesomeBackpack: Several on the team have one - a nod to the proton packs in the Ghostbusters franchise - and each of them have different functions. For instance: Baron von Fogel's is a rocket pack, and JayAre's is a device for recording [=EVP=]s on wax cylinders.

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* AwesomeBackpack: Several on the team have one - a nod to the proton packs in the Ghostbusters franchise - and each of them have different functions. For instance: Baron von Fogel's is a rocket pack, and JayAre's [=JayAre=]'s is a device for recording [=EVP=]s on wax cylinders.


* AwesomeBackpack: Several on the team have one - a nod to the proton packs in the Ghostbusters franchise - and each of them have different functions. For instance: Baron von Fogel's is a rocket pack, and JayAre's is a device for recording EVPs on wax cylinders.

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* AwesomeBackpack: Several on the team have one - a nod to the proton packs in the Ghostbusters franchise - and each of them have different functions. For instance: Baron von Fogel's is a rocket pack, and JayAre's is a device for recording EVPs [=EVP=]s on wax cylinders.


%%* AwesomeBackpack: Several.

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%%* * AwesomeBackpack: Several.Several on the team have one - a nod to the proton packs in the Ghostbusters franchise - and each of them have different functions. For instance: Baron von Fogel's is a rocket pack, and JayAre's is a device for recording EVPs on wax cylinders.


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!!''The Adventures of the League of S.T.E.A.M.'' provide examples of:



* AwesomeAnachronisticApparel
* AwesomeBackpack: Several.
* BadassCrew

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* %%* AwesomeAnachronisticApparel
* %%* AwesomeBackpack: Several.
* %%* BadassCrew



* TheCavalry: See BigDamnHeroes.

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* %%* TheCavalry: See BigDamnHeroes.



* TastyGold: Crackitus does it with a coin from the leprechaun's pot in "Fool's Gold", insuring his wrath.

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* TastyGold: Crackitus does it with bites into a coin from the leprechaun's pot in "Fool's Gold", insuring his wrath.





* FantasyKitchenSink: Ghosts, Vampires, Leprechauns, Trolls, Werewolves, Zombies, Demons, Mummies, Kraken, Bigfoot... the steampunk world of the League sure isn't limited to one kind of monster.

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* FantasyKitchenSink: Ghosts, Vampires, Leprechauns, Trolls, Werewolves, Zombies, Demons, Mummies, vampires, leprechauns, swamp monsters, trolls, werewolves, zombies, demons, mummies, Kraken, Bigfoot...Bigfoot, invisible men, Valkyries, gnomes, ... the steampunk world of the League sure isn't limited to one kind of monster.


They also produce a popular web series, ''The Adventures of the League of S.T.E.A.M.'', that has featured guest stars including ''Series/MythBusters''' Grant Imahara, Doug Jones (''Film/PansLabyrinth'', ''Film/{{Hellboy}}'', ''Film/FantasticFour 2'') and Phil [=LaMarr=] (''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueUnlimited'', ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', ''Film/PulpFiction''). The series chronicles the League on various comic adventures where they attempt to locate, capture or neutralize supernatural creatures.

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They also produce a popular web series, ''The Adventures of the League of S.T.E.A.M.'', that has featured guest stars including ''Series/MythBusters''' Grant Imahara, Doug Jones (''Film/PansLabyrinth'', ''Film/{{Hellboy}}'', ''Film/FantasticFour 2'') ''Film/FantasticFourRiseOfTheSilverSurfer'') and Phil [=LaMarr=] (''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueUnlimited'', ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', ''Film/PulpFiction''). The series chronicles the League on various comic adventures where they attempt to locate, capture or neutralize supernatural creatures.


!!The League of S.T.E.A.M. provides examples of the following tropes:

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!!The League of S.T.E.A.M. provides examples of the following tropes:
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* ArtifactOfDoom: In "Curses!", the team have a cursed artifact appraised, in a curio shop run by [[Series/MythBusters Grant Imahara]] that apparently specializes in ArtifactsOfDoom. When our heroes realise what they have they keep passing it to each other, greatly confusing the {{Mummy}} that's [[FailedASpotCheck sneaking up on them with hands outstretched]].

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* ArtifactOfDoom: In "Curses!", the team have a cursed artifact appraised, in a curio shop run by [[Series/MythBusters Grant Imahara]] that apparently specializes in ArtifactsOfDoom. When our heroes realise realize what they have have, they keep passing it to each other, greatly confusing the {{Mummy}} that's [[FailedASpotCheck sneaking up on them with hands outstretched]].



* ChemistryCanDoAnything: Dr. Griffin was trying to create a new tooth whitener in "Now You See Me...", but it had unfortunate side-effects.

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* ChemistryCanDoAnything: Dr. Griffin was is trying to create a new tooth whitener in "Now You See Me...", but it had has unfortunate side-effects.



--->'''Coyote:''' All the others have been moving, but ''that'' one [pointing to a gnome looking at a mirror] hasn't. So what if they can't move while they're being looked at?\\

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--->'''Coyote:''' All the others have been moving, but ''that'' one [pointing (''pointing to a gnome looking at a mirror] mirror'') hasn't. So what if they can't move while they're being looked at?\\



** [[spoiler:The after-credit scene from ''Film/TheAvengers'' is spoofed after the credits in the Season 2 finale, "Dead End".]]

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** [[spoiler:The after-credit scene from ''Film/TheAvengers'' ''Film/{{The Avengers|2012}}'' is spoofed after the credits in the Season 2 finale, "Dead End".]]


'''The League of S.T.E.A.M.''' (Supernatural and Troublesome Ectoplasmic Apparition Management), a.k.a. the "Steampunk Ghostbusters", is a Southern Californian performance art troupe popular in the {{steampunk}} community and specializing in live interactive themed entertainment.

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'''The The League of S.T.E.A.M.''' (Supernatural and Troublesome Ectoplasmic Apparition Management), a.k.a. the "Steampunk Ghostbusters", is a Southern Californian performance art troupe popular in the {{steampunk}} community and specializing in live interactive themed entertainment.



They also produce a popular web series, '''''The Adventures of the League of S.T.E.A.M.''''', that has featured guest stars including ''Series/MythBusters''' Grant Imahara, Doug Jones (''Film/PansLabyrinth'', ''Film/{{Hellboy}}'', ''Film/FantasticFour 2'') and Phil [=LaMarr=] (''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueUnlimited'', ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', ''Film/PulpFiction''). The series chronicles the League on various comic adventures where they attempt to locate, capture or neutralize supernatural creatures.

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They also produce a popular web series, '''''The ''The Adventures of the League of S.T.E.A.M.''''', '', that has featured guest stars including ''Series/MythBusters''' Grant Imahara, Doug Jones (''Film/PansLabyrinth'', ''Film/{{Hellboy}}'', ''Film/FantasticFour 2'') and Phil [=LaMarr=] (''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueUnlimited'', ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', ''Film/PulpFiction''). The series chronicles the League on various comic adventures where they attempt to locate, capture or neutralize supernatural creatures.



* IncessantMusicMadness: In "The Tiki Room", the League deals with a tiki idol that emits a drumming sound and Will. Not. Shut. Up. Fortunately no one actually goes mad, but it does make it difficult to conduct an interrogation.
* InterspeciesRomance: Albeit briefly, in "Tall Tails": Thaddeus relates how he once supposedly fell in love with a mermaid... until she was taken away by the kraken.
** In "Now You See Me...", Thaddeus and his mermaid love are shown frolicking in a bathtub.
* InvisibleJerkass: Dr. Griffin starts to become one in "Now You See Me..."

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* IncessantMusicMadness: In "The Tiki Room", the League deals with a tiki idol that emits a drumming sound and Will. Not. Shut. Up. Fortunately no one no-one actually goes mad, but it does make it difficult to conduct an interrogation.
* InterspeciesRomance: Albeit briefly, in "Tall Tails": Thaddeus relates how he once supposedly fell in love with a mermaid... until she was taken away by the kraken.
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kraken. In "Now You See Me...", Thaddeus and his mermaid love are shown frolicking in a bathtub.
* InvisibleJerkass: Dr. Griffin starts to become one in "Now You See Me..."InvisibleJerkass:



** Dr. Griffin starts to become one in "Now You See Me..."



* TheTeamBenefactor / UnclePennybags: Albert Able, Esq.
* WhoYouGonnaCall: The Ghostbusters TV ad from the film is even parodied in a short.

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* TheTeamBenefactor / UnclePennybags: TheTeamBenefactor: Albert Able, Esq.
* WhoYouGonnaCall: The Ghostbusters ''Ghostbusters'' TV ad from the film is even parodied in a short.

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