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* CelebritiesHangOutInHeaven: Inverted. On the Island of Lost Souls in Hell, you get to meet historical figures like Creator/FriedrichNietzsche (who you have to speak with to progress further), Music/JohnLennon, UsefulNotes/RichardNixon, UsefulNotes/MalcolmX, Creator/{{Confucius}}, [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Death_of_JonBen%C3%A9t_Ramsey JonBenét Ramsey,]] [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._Robert_Oppenheimer J. Robert Oppenheimer]] (who tells the player that "if [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone inventing the atomic bomb doesn't land you down here]], what possibly could?"), and a victim of the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Space_Shuttle_Challenger_disaster Challenger explosion]] (who thinks that his lustful thoughts about Christa [=McAuliffe=] got him sent to Hell), as well as a [[RoswellThatEndsWell Roswell alien]], SantaClaus, and fictional characters like [[Franchise/StarWars Darth Vader]], [[WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons Bart Simpson]], Franchise/MegaMan, and [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros Mario]].


* FireAndBrimstoneHell: The second half of the game takes place here. Enemies from ''Doom'' litter its landscapes; while an enemy-free area, the Isle of Lost Souls, is populated by RealLife personalities such as Music/JohnLennon as well as fictional characters such as [[Franchise/SuperMarioBrothers Mario]] and Franchise/MegaMan.

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* FireAndBrimstoneHell: The second half of the game takes place here. Enemies from ''Doom'' litter its landscapes; while an enemy-free area, the Isle of Lost Souls, is populated by RealLife personalities such as Music/JohnLennon as well as fictional characters such as [[Franchise/SuperMarioBrothers [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros Mario]] and Franchise/MegaMan.


* DefeatMeansFriendship: [[spoiler: Once Eric and Dylan defeat Satan, he accepts them as his minions.]]

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* DefeatMeansFriendship: [[spoiler: Once Eric and Dylan defeat Satan, he accepts them as his minions.]]


* BrokenAesop: The first half of the game is an exploration of the psyches of the killers, [[TakeThat specifically designed as an attack against the idea that video games make people violent]], and also [[YouBastard an indictment of the player for relishing in violence -- be it in this game, where the victims are based on real people, or in other video games]]. Then the second half completely throws any attempt at insightful commentary out the window by having Dylan and Eric live out their fantasies of playing ''Doom'' in Hell, which the player can only survive in if they've killed enough students before getting there, effectively signifying that [[CluelessAesop yes, violent video games are bad, while encouraging the player to keep playing a violent video game]].

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* BrokenAesop: The first half of the game is an exploration of the psyches of the killers, [[TakeThat specifically designed as an attack against the idea that video games make people violent]], and also [[YouBastard an indictment of the player for relishing in violence -- be it in this game, where the victims are based on real people, or in other video games]].games, where there are more "acceptable" enemies to kill violently]]. Then the second half completely throws any attempt at insightful commentary out the window by having Dylan and Eric live out their fantasies of playing ''Doom'' in Hell, which the player can only survive in if they've killed enough students before getting there, effectively signifying that [[CluelessAesop yes, violent video games are bad, while encouraging the player to keep playing a violent video game]].

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* BrokenAesop: The first half of the game is an exploration of the psyches of the killers, [[TakeThat specifically designed as an attack against the idea that video games make people violent]], and also [[YouBastard an indictment of the player for relishing in violence -- be it in this game, where the victims are based on real people, or in other video games]]. Then the second half completely throws any attempt at insightful commentary out the window by having Dylan and Eric live out their fantasies of playing ''Doom'' in Hell, which the player can only survive in if they've killed enough students before getting there, effectively signifying that [[CluelessAesop yes, violent video games are bad, while encouraging the player to keep playing a violent video game]].


''Super Columbine Massacre RPG!'' (''[=SCMRPG!=]'') is a freeware RPG created by independent filmmaker Danny Ledonne using VideoGame/RPGMaker 2000. It was released on April 20, 2005, the [[MeaningfulReleaseDate sixth anniversary]] of the UsefulNotes/{{Columbine}} High School massacre -- which is the main topic of the game.

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''Super Columbine Massacre RPG!'' (''[=SCMRPG!=]'') is a freeware RPG created by independent filmmaker Danny Ledonne using VideoGame/RPGMaker UsefulNotes/RPGMaker 2000. It was released on April 20, 2005, the [[MeaningfulReleaseDate sixth anniversary]] of the UsefulNotes/{{Columbine}} High School massacre -- which is the main topic of the game.


* LukeIAmYourFather: Parodied in the Island of Lost Souls: when you speak to [[Franchise/StarWars Darth Vader]], he will say, "''I'' am your father," which is heard in an audio clip from ''Film/TheEmpireStrikesBack''; the "Empire's March" then plays as background music.

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* LukeIAmYourFather: Parodied in the Island of Lost Souls: when you speak to [[Franchise/StarWars Darth Vader]], he will say, "''I'' am your father," which is heard in an audio clip from ''Film/TheEmpireStrikesBack''; the "Empire's "Imperial March" then plays as background music.





!! ''Super Columbine Massacre RPG!'' provides the following tropes.

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!! ''Super !!''Super Columbine Massacre RPG!'' provides the following tropes.
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* BrutalBonusLevel: Besides being a literal interpretation of hell, the second half of the game can be this, especially when Dylan initially winds up there alone, being surrounded by hostile demons. The level mercifully gets less brutal once Eric rejoins him and they acquire better weaponry.



* ExcitedShowTitle: The title ends with an exclamation mark.



* RetrauxFlashback: Flashbacks in the beginning have an old-timey sepia tone.



* VillainProtagonist: If you've at least ever heard of this game, you should know whose shoes you are stepping in.

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* VillainProtagonist: If you've at least ever heard of this game, you should know whose shoes you are stepping in.in.
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* FireAndBrimstoneHell / PlanetHeck: The second half of the game takes place here. Enemies from ''Doom'' litter its landscapes; while an enemy-free area, the Isle of Lost Souls, is populated by RealLife personalities such as Music/JohnLennon as well as fictional characters such as [[Franchise/SuperMarioBrothers Mario]] and Franchise/MegaMan.

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* FireAndBrimstoneHell / PlanetHeck: FireAndBrimstoneHell: The second half of the game takes place here. Enemies from ''Doom'' litter its landscapes; while an enemy-free area, the Isle of Lost Souls, is populated by RealLife personalities such as Music/JohnLennon as well as fictional characters such as [[Franchise/SuperMarioBrothers Mario]] and Franchise/MegaMan.


* VillainProtagonist: If you've at least ever heard of this game, you should know whose shoes you are stepping in.

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* ThoseTwoBadGuys: Eric and Dylan.
* VillainProtagonist: If you've at least ever heard of this game, you should know whose shoes you are stepping in.


* AHellOfATime / LikeABadassOutOfHell: Eric and Dylan really enjoy reliving their favorite game in, you guessed it, hell.

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* AHellOfATime / LikeABadassOutOfHell: AHellOfATime: Eric and Dylan really enjoy reliving their favorite game in, you guessed it, hell.

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* DemonOfHumanOrigin: The second half is about Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold doing this after they killed themselves following [[UsefulNotes/{{Columbine}} their rampage at Columbine High School]]. At the end, they take on Satan himself, defeat him, and [[DefeatMeansFriendship become his minions.]]

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* {{BFG}}: While in hell, both Dylan and Eric can pick up the aptly named BFG 9000 from ''Doom'', which costs a chunk of AP (ammo points) in the game.

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* LukeIAmYourFather: Parodied in the Island of Lost Souls: when you speak to [[Franchise/StarWars Darth Vader]], he will say, "''I'' am your father," which is heard in an audio clip from ''Film/TheEmpireStrikesBack''; the "Empire's March" then plays as background music.

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* RedEyesTakeWarning: Dylan and Eric's profiles become creepy versions of this in the second half of the game, especially with Eric's DeliberatelyMonochrome profile.

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