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* [[spoiler: MirrorMatch: The FinalBoss turns into a pallette swap of the ape.]]

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* [[spoiler: MirrorMatch: The FinalBoss turns into a pallette swap of the ape.]]


* WhyFandomCantHaveNiceThings: Invoked at the end of the hoax, when Paul smashed the (fake) prototype due to the InternetBackdraft it caused.

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* WhyFandomCantHaveNiceThings: Invoked at the end of the hoax, when Paul smashed the (fake) prototype due to the InternetBackdraft backlash it caused.


More info can be found [[http://www.lostlevels.org/bio-force-ape/ here]]. The Digital Press hoax thread can be read [[http://www.digitpress.com/forum/showthread.php?71891-Bio-Force-Ape here]].

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More info can be found [[http://www.lostlevels.org/bio-force-ape/ here]]. The Digital Press hoax thread More info can be read found here.]] [[http://www.digitpress.com/forum/showthread.php?71891-Bio-Force-Ape here]].
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-> ''"[[MemeticMutation Ja, I am made of dur butter, und you are worth 2K monies]]"''

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-> ''"[[MemeticMutation Ja, ''"Ja, I am made of dur butter, und you are worth 2K monies]]"''monies"''


* TakeThatAudience: The Butter Monster screenshots were actually making fun of the FlameWar over the game. The Butter Monster represented the collectors wanting Paul to sell the prototype, while the "Eat Communism!" face punch represented the forumers wanting him to dump the ROM (the collecters kept calling them "communists").

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* TakeThatAudience: The Butter Monster screenshots were actually making fun of the FlameWar over the game. The Butter Monster represented the collectors wanting Paul to sell the prototype, while the "Eat Communism!" face punch represented the forumers wanting him to dump the ROM (the collecters kept calling them "communists")."communists").
* WhyFandomCantHaveNiceThings: Invoked at the end of the hoax, when Paul smashed the (fake) prototype due to the InternetBackdraft it caused.


* ObviousBeta: Even though the entire game is playable, it's a pretty obvious that it's only a prototype. It has only three levels and two bosses, one of which is ridiculously easy. The graphics for title and end screens have considerably less quality than the rest of the game. The BigBad has no defining features other than being completely green, and resembles a placeholder character.
* PoisonMushroom: Lobster takes away health.

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* ObviousBeta: Even though the entire game is playable, it's a pretty obvious that it's only a prototype. It has only three levels and two bosses, one of which is [[OneHitPointWonder ridiculously easy. easy]]. The graphics for the title and end screens have considerably less quality than the rest of the game. The BigBad has no defining features other than being completely green, and resembles a placeholder character.
* PoisonMushroom: Lobster Cooked lobster takes away health.


* AnticlimaxBoss: The FinalBoss is a OneHitPointWonder.



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* WrestlerInAllOfUs: The ape knows a few pro-wrestling moves.

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-> ''"[[MemeticMutation Ja, I am made of dur butter, und you are worth 2K monies]]"''
-> ''"Eat communism!!!"''

''Bio Force Ape'' is a side-scrolling beat 'em up created by SETA for the NES. Since its cancellation in 1992, it became a famous case of {{Vaporware}}.

When a scientist and his kid are kidnapped by a mysterious villain, their pet monkey tries to save them. Unfortunately, the villain kicks the monkey and makes off with the people. The monkey then drinks some kind of super-potion that turns him into a musclebound, ape-faced, pro-wrestling humanoid. He then sets off to rescue his owners from the hordes of animal-costumed thugs and breakdancers.

The game was subject to an elaborate hoax in 2005 when a person named Paul Brown announced to the Digital Press forum that he had found a working prototype. After a FlameWar erupted over whether he should dump the ROM or sell it, Paul posted a picture that revealed that he had smashed the cartridge due to all the problems it caused. The hoax started a small meme involving a supposed BlobMonster enemy that was made out of butter.

In 2010, however, the {{Vaporware}} website [[http://www.lostlevels.org/ Lost Levels]] were notified by Paul Brown himself of a REAL ''Bio Force Ape'' prototype being sold on Yahoo! Japan. After buying it, the team dumped the ROM and released it onto the Internet.

More info can be found [[http://www.lostlevels.org/bio-force-ape/ here]]. The Digital Press hoax thread can be read [[http://www.digitpress.com/forum/showthread.php?71891-Bio-Force-Ape here]].

Not to be confused with ''Manga/BioMeatNectar.''

!!The game provides examples of:
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* AWinnerIsYou: [[spoiler: You see the monkey reunited with his owners with "THE END" above them. Then it shows your fastest times.]]
* AnticlimaxBoss: The FinalBoss is a OneHitPointWonder.
* BeatEmUp
* EternalEngine: The third level.
* EverythingsBetterWithMonkeys: Played with. The main character is one, but he looks very human-like for most of the game.
* HyperactiveMetabolism: Of the "eat food and regain health" variety. Except lobster.
* LadyNotAppearingInThisGame: Sorry guys, but the Butter Monster isn't a real enemy.
* MakesJustAsMuchSenseInContext: For no apparent reason, you are fighting a bunch of guys in animal costumes and the occasional breakdancer. And the BigBad [[spoiler: has nuclear missiles for some reason. And he can turn into a pallette swap of the ape.]]
* MinecartMadness: The second level.
* [[spoiler: MirrorMatch: The FinalBoss turns into a pallette swap of the ape.]]
* NoNameGiven: Nobody in the game is given any real names, although the hoax names the kid "Sarah."
* ObviousBeta: Even though the entire game is playable, it's a pretty obvious that it's only a prototype. It has only three levels and two bosses, one of which is ridiculously easy. The graphics for title and end screens have considerably less quality than the rest of the game. The BigBad has no defining features other than being completely green, and resembles a placeholder character.
* PoisonMushroom: Lobster takes away health.
* SuperSerum: The hero drinks one to become a superpowerful humanoid.
* SuperSpeed: Some of those platforms are impressively fast for the NES.
* TimeTrial: The whole game seems to be one, since it goes by fastest times completed, not highest scores.
* UniqueEnemy: The breakdancer only appears in the second level.
* WidgetSeries: Turns out the actual video game is weirder than the hoax made it out to be.

!!The hoax provides examples of:

* BlobMonster: The Butter Monster is literally a blob of talking butter.
* {{Fartillery}}: The ape was given a farting attack that actually made the game glitch. Paul said he was surprised that no one caught on then.
* FunetikAksent: The Butter Monster.
* ShutUpHannibal: "Eat Communism!"
* TakeThatAudience: The Butter Monster screenshots were actually making fun of the FlameWar over the game. The Butter Monster represented the collectors wanting Paul to sell the prototype, while the "Eat Communism!" face punch represented the forumers wanting him to dump the ROM (the collecters kept calling them "communists").

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