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* BadassBiker / BikerBabe: The protagonist is described as someone who likes "kicking ass, motorcycles, [and] [[BreadEggsBreadedEggs kicking ass on motorcycles]]".

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* BadassBiker / BikerBabe: The protagonist is described as someone who likes "kicking ass, motorcycles, [and] [[BreadEggsBreadedEggs kicking ass on motorcycles]]".motorcycles]]."



* ClearMyName: Although given an honorable discharge from the military after "the Washington Incident", Shelly seems to feel that she needs to "restore her name", suggesting that she's unofficially held responsible for it anyway.

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* ClearMyName: Although given an honorable discharge from the military after "the Washington Incident", Incident," Shelly seems to feel that she needs to "restore her name", suggesting that she's unofficially held responsible for it anyway.



** Also, Heskell (the game's main villain) is an expy of Doctor Proton: he is part machine (although his face is human where Doctor Proton's is cybernetic and viceversa) and expresses the same contempt for bodies lacking bionics that Doctor Proton expresses in VideoGame/DukeNukemForever. Ironically, he is voiced by [[Creator/JonStJohn Jon St. John]].
* FriendlessBackground: When young, Shelly was an "outcast, prioritizing success over sociability". Later, however, she became close to her bomb team, thinking of them as family.

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** Also, Heskell (the game's main villain) is an expy of Doctor Proton: he is part machine (although his face is human where Doctor Proton's is cybernetic and viceversa) and expresses the same contempt for bodies lacking bionics that Doctor Proton expresses in VideoGame/DukeNukemForever.''VideoGame/DukeNukemForever''. Ironically, he is voiced by [[Creator/JonStJohn Jon St. John]].
* FriendlessBackground: When young, Shelly was an "outcast, prioritizing success over sociability". sociability." Later, however, she became close to her bomb team, thinking of them as family.



* HandCannon: Shelly's revolver fires three shots at once from a single, huge revolving cylinder (unlike,say, FF7's Cerberus pistol, which has three small cylinders).

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* HandCannon: Shelly's revolver fires three shots at once from a single, huge revolving cylinder (unlike,say, FF7's ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyVII'''s Cerberus pistol, which has three small cylinders).


Website [[http://www.bombshell.com/ here]].

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Website [[http://www.bombshell.com/ here]].
Website here.]]


A prequel, ''VideoGame/IonFury'', released on August 15th, 2019.


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A prequel, ''VideoGame/IonFury'', was released on August 15th, 2019.


A prequel, ''VideoGame/IonFury'', is currently in Early Access, and is due for a complete release on August 15th, 2019.

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A prequel, ''VideoGame/IonFury'', is currently in Early Access, and is due for a complete release released on August 15th, 2019.


A prequel, ''VideoGame/IonMaiden'', is currently in Early Access, and is due for a complete release in the second quarter of 2019.

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A prequel, ''VideoGame/IonMaiden'', ''VideoGame/IonFury'', is currently in Early Access, and is due for a complete release in the second quarter of on August 15th, 2019.


''Bombshell'' is an [[IsometricProjection Isometric]] ActionRPG for PC and consoles. It was developed by Interceptor Entertainment (who also did the 2013 ''VideoGame/RiseOfTheTriad'' remake) and published by [[Creator/ApogeeSoftware 3D Realms]].

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''Bombshell'' is an [[IsometricProjection Isometric]] ActionRPG for PC and consoles. It was consoles developed by Interceptor Entertainment (who also did the 2013 ''VideoGame/RiseOfTheTriad'' remake) and published by [[Creator/ApogeeSoftware 3D Realms]].
Creator/ThreeDRealms.








* HotterAndSexier: Inverted, in relation to Duke Nukem. Shelly's design isn't overly revealing, there is no sexual overtones, and the game is merely rated PG 12. The soon to be released Prequel Ion Cannon follows suit, although it's definitely BloodierAndGorier.

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* HotterAndSexier: Inverted, in relation to Duke Nukem. Shelly's design isn't overly revealing, there is no sexual overtones, and the game is merely rated PG 12. The soon to be released Prequel Ion Cannon Maiden follows suit, although it's definitely BloodierAndGorier.

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* HotterAndSexier: Inverted, in relation to Duke Nukem. Shelly's design isn't overly revealing, there is no sexual overtones, and the game is merely rated PG 12. The soon to be released Prequel Ion Cannon follows suit, although it's definitely BloodierAndGorier.


* ReassignedToAntarctica: Shelly threatens a soldier with "getting assigned to the Middle of Nowhere" for making a ''Film/RoboCop'' joke at her expense.

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* ReassignedToAntarctica: Shelly threatens a soldier with "getting assigned to the Middle of Nowhere" for making a ''Film/RoboCop'' ''Franchise/RoboCop'' joke at her expense.


A prequel, ''VideoGame/IonMaiden'', is currently in Early Access, and is due for a complete release Fall 2018.

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A prequel, ''VideoGame/IonMaiden'', is currently in Early Access, and is due for a complete release Fall 2018.
in the second quarter of 2019.

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* ParasiteZombie: Start showing up in act 2.


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* PortalNetwork: the aliens use an interplanetary-ranged teleporter instead of ships.


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* TurnsRed: Crosses over with MetamorphosisMonster. The parasite zombies will turn their entire upper halves into huge maws if injured sufficiently.
* WhoWritesThisCrap: Shelly wonders this when Heskel reveals that [[spoiler: she and President Skye are related.]]

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* ReassignedToAntarctica: Shelly threatens a soldier with "getting assigned to the Middle of Nowhere" for making a ''Film/RoboCop'' joke at her expense.

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* AttackDrone: An upgrade for Shelly's bionic arm allows it to unfold into an automated turret. She uses her HandCannon in this mode.


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* HandCannon: Shelly's revolver fires three shots at once from a single, huge revolving cylinder (unlike,say, FF7's Cerberus pistol, which has three small cylinders).

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* AlternateFire: Once a weapon reaches level 3, you get to choose its secondary fire. Generally a choice between [[EnergyWeapons electrified rounds]] and [[StuffBlowingUp explosive rounds.]]


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* GatlingGood: The Maxigun "makes a minigun look like child's play."


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* MagneticWeapons: An AlternateFire for the Ion Maiden is a railgun.


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* PhotoProtoNeutronTorpedo: The base weapon is a personal ion SMG called the "Ion Maiden."


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* RangedEmergencyWeapon: The Ion Maiden never runs out of rounds, has a 60-shot clip firing in bursts of 7, and fires half-strength bullets when "empty."

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A prequel, ''VideoGame/IonMaiden'', is currently in Early Access, and is due for a complete release Fall 2018.

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