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* LogoJoke: When the game is booted up, the Sega logo has its syllables reversed to read "GASE", complete with a syllable-reversed rendition of the "SEGA!" chant. Slap and Stick then fall down on the logo, causing it to flip back to normal, and we hear the normal "SEGA!" chant.


The game was later ported to the [=PS2=] with some minor {{Bowdlerization}} involving the booby traps, but luckily, if you don't mind just having the CD, you can comfortably get the US version with it being priced at around $20 as of this writing. If you want a complete US version, well... [[CrackIsCheaper you know.]] Importing a complete Japanese copy is not as strenuous on your wallet for one game, but if you want to see what's going on before a purchase, there is an awesome Let's Play of this done by a Mr. Frankomatic of Website/YouTube [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YeRlFUhzDgA&feature=related here]] that provides the gist of the game.

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The game was later ported to the [=PS2=] with some minor {{Bowdlerization}} involving the booby traps, but luckily, if you don't mind just having the CD, you can comfortably get the US version with it being priced at around $20 as of this writing. If you want a complete US version, well... [[CrackIsCheaper you know.]] Importing a complete Japanese copy is not as strenuous on your wallet for one game, but if you want to see what's going on before a purchase, there is an awesome Let's Play of this done by a Mr. Frankomatic of Website/YouTube [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YeRlFUhzDgA&feature=related here]] that provides the gist of the game.


* LetsPlay: Done by Frankomatic in the description link, and it's awesome. Followed up by a run of the game where he triggers all of the gags.


** A giant foot of squashing makes an occasional appearance, clearly in homage to ''Series/MontyPythonsFlyingCircus''. It's not the actual Foot of Cupid from the Branzino painting, [[LawyerFriendlyCameo as Monty Python owns a trademark on that]].

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** A giant foot of squashing GiantFootOfStomping makes an occasional appearance, clearly in homage to ''Series/MontyPythonsFlyingCircus''. It's not the actual Foot of Cupid from the Branzino painting, [[LawyerFriendlyCameo as Monty Python owns a trademark on that]].


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''Panic!!'' (known as ''Switch!'' in Japan) is a 1993 game for the UsefulNotes/SegaCD, developed by Sega and Office I[[note]]That's not a roman numeral. You're supposed to pronounce it as "eye".[[/note]] and published in the United States by [[Creator/DataEast Data East USA]]. It's the story of a boy and his dog, [[BigLippedAlligatorMoment among other things]].

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''Panic!!'' ''Panic!'' (known as ''Switch!'' in Japan) is a 1993 game for the UsefulNotes/SegaCD, developed by Sega and Office I[[note]]That's not a roman numeral. You're supposed to pronounce it as "eye".[[/note]] and published in the United States by [[Creator/DataEast Data East USA]]. It's the story of a boy and his dog, [[BigLippedAlligatorMoment among other things]].


** The giant foot of squashing from ''Series/MontyPythonsFlyingCircus'' makes an occasional appearance.

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** The A giant foot of squashing from ''Series/MontyPythonsFlyingCircus'' makes an occasional appearance.appearance, clearly in homage to ''Series/MontyPythonsFlyingCircus''. It's not the actual Foot of Cupid from the Branzino painting, [[LawyerFriendlyCameo as Monty Python owns a trademark on that]].


* AsideGlance: Slap frequently reacts to gags by looking directly at the player as if to say "You saw that too, right?"

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* AsideGlance: Slap frequently reacts to gags by looking directly at the player as if to say "You "[[DidYouSeeThatToo You saw that too, right?"right?]]"



* TheCameo: Where have we seen [[Series/MontyPythonsFlyingCircus that giant foot]] before? Hmm...



* CutawayGag: At least one button per room triggers these.

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* CutawayGag: At least one button per room triggers these.these, and they're usually even weirder than the visual gags.



* OffTheShelfFX: A large number of sound effects are obviously just some guy making noises with his mouth. It adds to the overall extremely silly effect the game is going for.
* RunningGag: That damn genie keeps popping up in the strangest places, hums a few bars of his little {{Leitmotif}}, and then jets off like a deflating balloon.

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* OffTheShelfFX: A large number of sound effects are obviously just some a guy making noises with his mouth.mouth (he's properly credited at the end). It adds to the overall extremely silly effect the game is going for.
* RunningGag: RunningGag:
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That damn genie keeps popping up in the strangest places, hums a few bars of his little {{Leitmotif}}, and then jets off like a deflating balloon.



* ShoutOut: [[http://www.hardcoregaming101.net/panic/panic-30.png This]] seems to be a parody of ''Anime/MyNeighborTotoro'''s Catbus.

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* ShoutOut: ShoutOut:
** The giant foot of squashing from ''Series/MontyPythonsFlyingCircus'' makes an occasional appearance.
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[[http://www.hardcoregaming101.net/panic/panic-30.png This]] seems to be a parody of ''Anime/MyNeighborTotoro'''s Catbus.



* UnfortunateNames: One of the asides features Stick the Dog complaining about how he wishes Slap had named him something cooler.



* TheVoiceless: Subverted. There's one room where Slap will repeat whatever phrase the strange gizmo in there shouts. Apart from that, he only makes general vocalizations a la [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda Link]].

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* TheVoiceless: Subverted. There's one room where Slap will repeat whatever phrase the strange gizmo in there shouts. Apart from that, he only makes general vocalizations a la like [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda Link]].

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** One level features a huge video screen, with several gags directly referencing classic games like ''VideoGame/{{Tetris}}'', ''VideoGame/{{Pong}}'' and ''VideoGame/{{Breakout}}''. Another level drops you into an arcade-style maze clearly modeled after ''VideoGame/PacMan''.

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* AsideGlance: Slap frequently reacts to gags by looking directly at the player as if to say "You saw that too, right?"


* GagBoobs: Drinking a certain potion will cause Slap (or Stick!) to grow a large pair of breasts. He smiles sheepishly until [[FanDisservice another pair grows on his arms.]] [[BodyHorror And another pair on his head. And a dozen or so more]] before all of them vanish with a hiccup.

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* GagBoobs: Drinking a certain potion will cause Slap (or Stick!) [[https://youtu.be/-6phOfN_AVQ?t=24m36s Stick!]]) to grow a large pair of breasts. He smiles sheepishly until [[FanDisservice another pair grows on his arms.]] [[BodyHorror And another pair on his head. And a dozen or so more]] before all of them vanish with a hiccup.


--> ''"The most fun you'll have with a CD since you learned those suckers could fly!"'' -- North American print ad slogan

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--> ''"The most fun you'll have with a CD since you learned those suckers could fly!"'' -- fly!"''
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North American print ad slogan


Anyway, Slap and Stick must do this by manipulating various switches that will take them to the server and allow them to upload an anti-virus program. Are things making sense so far? Cool, because they're ''definitely'' about to stop doing that.

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Anyway, Slap and Stick must do this by manipulating various switches that will take them on a trip through cyberspace to the server and allow them to upload an anti-virus program. Are things making sense so far? Cool, because they're ''definitely'' about to stop doing that.

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* GroupieBrigade: Level 4-D has a gag involving various hero-types being chased between rows of doors, including a tuxedo-clad secret agent being chased by a horde of screaming women.


The game was later ported to the PS2 with some minor {{Bowdlerization}} involving the booby traps, but luckily, if you don't mind just having the CD, you can comfortably get the US version with it being priced at around $20 as of this writing. If you want a complete US version, well... [[CrackIsCheaper you know.]] Importing a complete Japanese copy is not as strenuous on your wallet for one game, but if you want to see what's going on before a purchase, there is an awesome Let's Play of this done by a Mr. Frankomatic of Website/YouTube [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YeRlFUhzDgA&feature=related here]] that provides the gist of the game.

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The game was later ported to the PS2 [=PS2=] with some minor {{Bowdlerization}} involving the booby traps, but luckily, if you don't mind just having the CD, you can comfortably get the US version with it being priced at around $20 as of this writing. If you want a complete US version, well... [[CrackIsCheaper you know.]] Importing a complete Japanese copy is not as strenuous on your wallet for one game, but if you want to see what's going on before a purchase, there is an awesome Let's Play of this done by a Mr. Frankomatic of Website/YouTube [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YeRlFUhzDgA&feature=related here]] that provides the gist of the game.

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* SelfDeprecation: One of the [[CutawayGag cutaway gags]] involves the devil playing a video game. He mocks you for still playing the game and brags about how the game he's playing is actually fun.

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