Follow TV Tropes

Following

History VideoGame / ERepublik

Go To



* HeterosexualLifePartners: The "Brolliance" between the USA and Canada is formalized by [[http://wiki.erepublik.com/index.php/Contract:Brolliance a (legally-binding in-game) treaty]] has article 3 which states "Both countries agree to [[RickRoll never give up on each other, never let each other down, and never run around or desert one another]]."

to:

* HeterosexualLifePartners: The "Brolliance" between the USA and Canada is formalized by [[http://wiki.erepublik.com/index.php/Contract:Brolliance a (legally-binding in-game) treaty]] has article 3 which states "Both countries agree to [[RickRoll [[JustForFun/{{Rickroll}} never give up on each other, never let each other down, and never run around or desert one another]]."


* YouFailEconomicsForever: Too many examples by both players and admins to list.

to:

* YouFailEconomicsForever: ArtisticLicenseEconomics: Too many examples by both players and admins to list.



* YouFailGeographyForever: The admins have to periodically go in and fix borders during war after one country finds out that two regions, e.g. Kansas and Nebraska, don't share a border for some reason. Occasionally one region will border a second, but the second won't border the first.

to:

* YouFailGeographyForever: ArtisticLicenseGeography: The admins have to periodically go in and fix borders during war after one country finds out that two regions, e.g. Kansas and Nebraska, don't share a border for some reason. Occasionally one region will border a second, but the second won't border the first.


* Website/SomethingAwful: As mentioned above, the Goons have fun with occasional raids on the game. They were really good at stealing national elections, to the point that an entire alliance was formed to fight them. And then they left, but the alliance remained. At least, that's the official propaganda-laden eHistory on the wiki, which is about as good a source anyone'll get unless they were there.


* Website/ImageBoards: There have been countless raids from the Goons, /v/ and /b/tards. Some even stuck around once the raid momentum died away. One became the most JustForFun/MadeOfWin president the eUS has ever seen.


* MisplacedNationalism: Both averted and played straight. Played straight? Easy to see coming; no explanation necessary. Aversions? Countries very much amenable to each other in real life (e.g. US and UK, or Poland and Hungary) are on opposite sides of the major alliances. Countries that may get mighty tense with each other in real life (e.g. China and the US) can be on very chummy terms in-game.


* Website/ImageBoards: There have been countless raids from the Goons, /v/ and /b/tards. Some even stuck around once the raid momentum died away. One became the most MadeOfWin president the eUS has ever seen.

to:

* Website/ImageBoards: There have been countless raids from the Goons, /v/ and /b/tards. Some even stuck around once the raid momentum died away. One became the most MadeOfWin JustForFun/MadeOfWin president the eUS has ever seen.


* FunWithAcronyms: Between the Erepublik Defence & Economy Network and People of Earth Associated under Common Excellence: [[LeftBehind Global Community]], it used to be easier to name the alliances that ''weren't'' crazy acronyms. [=ALAs=], for all Ententes and Phoenixes, we can say Sol long to that era.

to:

* FunWithAcronyms: Between the Erepublik Defence & Economy Network and People of Earth Associated under Common Excellence: [[LeftBehind [[Literature/LeftBehind Global Community]], it used to be easier to name the alliances that ''weren't'' crazy acronyms. [=ALAs=], for all Ententes and Phoenixes, we can say Sol long to that era.


%% See that link to the work? Do NOT put your referral ID into the URL. TVTropes is not your personal advertisement.

to:

%% See that link to the work? Do NOT put your referral ID into the URL. TVTropes Wiki/TVTropes is not your personal advertisement.


The Facebook aspect comes in as citizens can post "shouts" ([[{{Twitter}} in 140 characters or less]]) and declare other citizens "friends".

to:

The Facebook aspect comes in as citizens can post "shouts" ([[{{Twitter}} ([[Website/{{Twitter}} in 140 characters or less]]) and declare other citizens "friends".


** Though one ''glorious'' (totally intentional) example can be found in the InsaneTrollLogic put forth by one of the Website/ImageBoard {{Troll}}s some time ago ([[http://www.erepublik.com/en/article/1054799/1/20 here]]). Delivered ''so'' deadpan.

to:

** Though one ''glorious'' (totally intentional) example can be found in the InsaneTrollLogic put forth by one of the Website/ImageBoard ImageBoard {{Troll}}s some time ago ([[http://www.erepublik.com/en/article/1054799/1/20 here]]). Delivered ''so'' deadpan.


** Though one ''glorious'' (totally intentional) example can be found in the InsaneTrollLogic put forth by one of the ImageBoard {{Troll}}s some time ago ([[http://www.erepublik.com/en/article/1054799/1/20 here]]). Delivered ''so'' deadpan.

to:

** Though one ''glorious'' (totally intentional) example can be found in the InsaneTrollLogic put forth by one of the ImageBoard Website/ImageBoard {{Troll}}s some time ago ([[http://www.erepublik.com/en/article/1054799/1/20 here]]). Delivered ''so'' deadpan.



* ImageBoards: There have been countless raids from the Goons, /v/ and /b/tards. Some even stuck around once the raid momentum died away. One became the most MadeOfWin president the eUS has ever seen.

to:

* ImageBoards: Website/ImageBoards: There have been countless raids from the Goons, /v/ and /b/tards. Some even stuck around once the raid momentum died away. One became the most MadeOfWin president the eUS has ever seen.


[[http://www.erepublik.com/en eRepublik]] bills itself as the "first massive online social strategy game" and what it is is best thought of as the result of a drunken night between {{Facebook}}, ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft'', ''{{Risk}}'', and a college economics class. Players are citizens of a country, where they can vote in elections, work at companies, buy products, starve if they don't eat food, write newspaper articles, move to other countries (but not vote unless they gain citizenship), and fight in battles.

to:

[[http://www.erepublik.com/en eRepublik]] bills itself as the "first massive online social strategy game" and what it is is best thought of as the result of a drunken night between {{Facebook}}, Website/{{Facebook}}, ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft'', ''{{Risk}}'', ''TabletopGame/{{Risk}}'', and a college economics class. Players are citizens of a country, where they can vote in elections, work at companies, buy products, starve if they don't eat food, write newspaper articles, move to other countries (but not vote unless they gain citizenship), and fight in battles.


* BannedInChina: Access to the site for Iranians was cut off during the reformist protests of 2009 because of the election in the country. They have had continued server problems since then.



* FanNickname: During the American invasion of China and American liberation of China from Hungary, most Chinese regions got nicknames. Heilongjiang is usually referred to as HelloKitty.



* TheWikiRule: [[http://wiki.erepublik.com/ Located here]].


** This troper realized that he spends 90%+ of his time playing outside the actual game on the forums or IRC...


* IHaveManyNames: Through the powers of {{Alt-itis}} one player went by: ThisGenMedia to start with, later returning as Franco, then Harrison Richardson (probably mostly because he could then name his newspaper the Harry Dick Times). He also claimed that he had countless accounts to two-click as well as to use in the off chance he was hit with the Ban Hammer.

to:

* IHaveManyNames: Through the powers of {{Alt-itis}} {{Altitis}} one player went by: ThisGenMedia to start with, later returning as Franco, then Harrison Richardson (probably mostly because he could then name his newspaper the Harry Dick Times). He also claimed that he had countless accounts to two-click as well as to use in the off chance he was hit with the Ban Hammer.

Showing 15 edit(s) of 24

Top

Example of:

/
/

Feedback