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* RealSongThemeTune: In the intro to the fourth stage right after the "I gotta believe" part, when the announcer is announcing Cheap Cheap's cooking show, a snippet of "Tijuana Taxi" by Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass (played in a slightly slower tempo) can be heard.

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* RealSongThemeTune: In the intro to the fourth stage right after the "I gotta believe" part, when the announcer is announcing Cheap Cheap's cooking show, a snippet of "Tijuana Taxi" by Herb Alpert Music/HerbAlpert and the Tijuana Brass (played in a slightly slower tempo) can be heard.


*** [[https://twitter.com/VGArtAndTidbits/status/1132310500728082432 Early Concept art from a 2001 Japan Report magazine]] shows that he was originally an Onion headed kid, a clam, a dragon, and a wolf.

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*** [[https://twitter.com/VGArtAndTidbits/status/1132310500728082432 Early Concept art from a 2001 Japan Report magazine]] shows that he was originally an Onion headed kid, a clam, a dragon, and a wolf.wolf, Although the first drawing of hem was a shrimp.


** Concept art as seen in the behind the scene video for the game, Joe Chin was originally more of a bully instead of an egotistical millionaire.

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** Concept art as seen in the behind the scene video for the game, Joe Chin was originally more of a thug like bully instead of an egotistical millionaire.

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** Concept art as seen in the behind the scene video for the game, Joe Chin was originally more of a bully instead of an egotistical millionaire.


* NoExportForYou: Why, Sony, why haven't you released this in America?! (It was, however, shown in the Central Europe region with subtitles. There's a Latin American Spanish dub as well.)

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* NoExportForYou: Why, Sony, why haven't you Despite the video games great success there, the anime was never given an English dub and released this in America?! (It the USA. This probably relates to it being only a modest success in its home country. It was, however, shown in the Central Europe region with subtitles. There's a Latin American Spanish dub as well.)


* ScrewedByTheNetwork: The anime wasn't successful with kids, It also had the misfortune of being in a time slot where it was often rescheduled due to baseball games.

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* ScrewedByTheNetwork: The anime wasn't successful with kids, kids. It also had the misfortune of being in a time slot where it was often rescheduled due to baseball games.


* RoleReprisal: Master Onion is the only character in the anime to retain their voice actor from the games, which also makes him the only character with the same voice in both English and Japanese.

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* RoleReprisal: RoleReprise: Master Onion is the only character in the anime to retain their voice actor from the games, which also makes him the only character with the same voice in both English and Japanese.


* CreatorBacklash: The art designer for the games, Rodney Greenblat, didn't like the anime. It was too kiddie for him and he thought it was mediocre at best. Sony didn't allow him to be involved in the anime outside of drawing character designs, which also annoyed him.


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* DisownedAdaptation: The art designer for the games, Rodney Greenblat, didn't like the anime. It was too kiddie for him and he thought it was mediocre at best. Sony didn't allow him to be involved in the anime outside of drawing character designs, which also annoyed him.


!!Anime
* CreatorBacklash: The art designer for the games, Rodney Greenblat, didn't like the anime. It was too kiddie for him and he thought it was mediocre at best. Sony didn't allow him to be involved in the anime outside of drawing character designs, which also annoyed him.
* CreatorKiller: Greenblat's stress with working on the anime (in which he was character designer and had no creative input besides), combined with the fact that he felt that he was [[ToughActToFollow unable to come up with anything as successful as PaRappa]], effectively drove him out of the video game industry (although he with Matsuura attempted a failed comeback with the 2009 flop ''Major Minor's Majestic March'').
* HeyItsThatSound: One character has [[WesternAnimation/TheJetsons George Jetson's]] doorbell sound.
* NoExportForYou: Why, Sony, why haven't you released this in America?! (It was, however, shown in the Central Europe region with subtitles. There's a Latin American Spanish dub as well.)
* OldShame: Greenblat was ultimately not satisfied with how the anime turned out, especially with his (or even Matsuura's) lack of creative input.
* ScrewedByTheMerchandise: The anime was made to sell toys to kids but the series wasn't popular enough, so it finished at only 30 episodes.
* ScrewedByTheNetwork: The anime wasn't successful with kids, It also had the misfortune of being in a time slot where it was often rescheduled due to baseball games.

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!!''Anime''-only examples
* CreatorKiller: Greenblat's stress with working on the anime (in which he was character designer and had no creative input besides), combined with the fact that he felt that he was [[ToughActToFollow unable to come up with anything as successful as PaRappa]], effectively drove him out of the video game industry (although he with Matsuura attempted a failed comeback with the 2009 flop ''Major Minor's Majestic March'').
* HeyItsThatSound: One character has [[WesternAnimation/TheJetsons George Jetson's]] doorbell sound.
* NoExportForYou: Why, Sony, why haven't you released this in America?! (It was, however, shown in the Central Europe region with subtitles. There's a Latin American Spanish dub as well.)
* OldShame: Greenblat was ultimately not satisfied with how the anime turned out, especially with his (or even Matsuura's) lack of creative input.

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* RoleReprisal: Master Onion is the only character in the anime to retain their voice actor from the games, which also makes him the only character with the same voice in both English and Japanese.


* {{Bowdlerise}}: In the American version of ''[=PaRappa 2=]'', all instances of Guru Ant referring to himself as "the Lord" were changed to "the man", the lyric "...tastes better than wine" was changed to "...you better get in line", and "Warm the buns" became "Toast the buns" (to avoid AccidentalInnuendo). However, they didn't seem to mind [[GettingCrapPastTheRadar "Slurp it! Suck it! I know you all like it!"]]


* {{Bowdlerise}}: In the American version ''[=PaRappa 2=]'', all instances of Guru Ant referring to himself as "the Lord" were changed to "the man", the lyric "...tastes better than wine" was changed to "...you better get in line", and "Warm the buns" became "Toast the buns" (to avoid AccidentalInnuendo). However, they didn't seem to mind [[GettingCrapPastTheRadar "Slurp it! Suck it! I know you all like it!"]]

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* {{Bowdlerise}}: In the American version of ''[=PaRappa 2=]'', all instances of Guru Ant referring to himself as "the Lord" were changed to "the man", the lyric "...tastes better than wine" was changed to "...you better get in line", and "Warm the buns" became "Toast the buns" (to avoid AccidentalInnuendo). However, they didn't seem to mind [[GettingCrapPastTheRadar "Slurp it! Suck it! I know you all like it!"]]



* GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff: Due to Rodney Greenblat's popularity in Japan, he was chosen to design the game's characters and environment.



* RealSongThemeTune: In the intro to the fourth stage right after the "I gotta believe" part, when the announcer is announcing Cheap Cheap's cooking show, a snippet of "Tijuana Taxi" by Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass (played in a slightly slower tempo) can be heard.



** [[https://twitter.com/simonparkin/status/849675359968780292 Early concept art shows ]]that [=PaRappa=]'s early design had a baseball cap and a regular shirt with the letter P on it and different shoes. It also shows that [=PaRappa=] had a different personality.

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** [[https://twitter.com/simonparkin/status/849675359968780292 Early concept art shows ]]that shows]] that [=PaRappa=]'s early design had a baseball cap and a regular shirt with the letter P on it and different shoes. It also shows that [=PaRappa=] had a different personality.


*** [[https://twitter.com/VGArtAndTidbits/status/1132310500728082432 Early Concept art from a 2001 Japan Report magazine]] shows that he was originally an Onion headed kid than a Clam and then Dragon like a kid and a wolf.

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*** [[https://twitter.com/VGArtAndTidbits/status/1132310500728082432 Early Concept art from a 2001 Japan Report magazine]] shows that he was originally an Onion headed kid than kid, a Clam and then Dragon like clam, a kid dragon, and a wolf.


* WhatCouldHaveBeen: [[https://twitter.com/simonparkin/status/849675359968780292 Early concept art shows ]]that [=PaRappa=]'s early design had a baseball cap and a regular shirt with the letter P on it and different shoes. It also shows that [=PaRappa=] had a different personality.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: WhatCouldHaveBeen:
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[[https://twitter.com/simonparkin/status/849675359968780292 Early concept art shows ]]that [=PaRappa=]'s early design had a baseball cap and a regular shirt with the letter P on it and different shoes. It also shows that [=PaRappa=] had a different personality.personality.
*** [[https://twitter.com/VGArtAndTidbits/status/1132310500728082432 Early Concept art from a 2001 Japan Report magazine]] shows that he was originally an Onion headed kid than a Clam and then Dragon like a kid and a wolf.


* HeyItsThatSound: One character has [[WesternAnimaton/TheJetsons George Jetson's]] doorbell sound.

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* HeyItsThatSound: One character has [[WesternAnimaton/TheJetsons [[WesternAnimation/TheJetsons George Jetson's]] doorbell sound.

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