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''The Fantastic Game'' is a [[{{Mindscrew}} fantastic]] game in which you explore a strange, exotic land, filled with many traps and treasures, monoliths and monsters, eggs and edifices.

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''The Fantastic Game'' is a [[{{Mindscrew}} [[MindScrew fantastic]] game in which you explore a strange, exotic land, filled with many traps and treasures, monoliths and monsters, eggs and edifices.



*** The 'Who are you running from?' error picture from the Game Boy Camera.

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*** The 'Who are you running from?' error picture from the Game Boy Camera.VideoGame/GameBoyCamera.


-->--'''The Fantasticaneer'''

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-->--'''The -->-- '''The Fantasticaneer'''



* LeapOfFaith: Two, one to get from the corner of the main platform to one far away, and another is a ShoutOut to the scene from IndianaJonesAndTheLastCrusade, complete with sound clips.

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* LeapOfFaith: Two, one to get from the corner of the main platform to one far away, and another is a ShoutOut to the scene from IndianaJonesAndTheLastCrusade, ''Film/IndianaJonesAndTheLastCrusade'', complete with sound clips.


''The Fantastic Game'' is a [[{{mindscrew}} fantastic]] game in which you explore a strange, exotic land, filled with many traps and treasures, monoliths and monsters, eggs and edifices.

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''The Fantastic Game'' is a [[{{mindscrew}} [[{{Mindscrew}} fantastic]] game in which you explore a strange, exotic land, filled with many traps and treasures, monoliths and monsters, eggs and edifices.



* TheCameo: A picture of Creator/JeffGoldblum can be found in the purple maze, with a small sign next to it that says 'J. GOLDBLUM'.



* ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin: There are some objects with "CUBE" plastered all over them. Guess what they are!



* InTheStyleOf: The floating platform in version 1.0 has a portion of Pendulum's 'Propane Nightmares' playing there, while version 1.fun has a midi version of the song due to copyright reasons. Ostensibly, it's a cover done on an instrument called the "plungophone".

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* InTheStyleOf: The floating platform in version 1.0 has a portion of Pendulum's 'Propane Nightmares' playing there, while version 1.fun has a midi MIDI version of the song due to copyright reasons. Ostensibly, it's a cover done on an instrument called the "plungophone".



* NonStandardGameOver: There's a pit near the starting area that [[ShmuckBait tells you not to jump down it.]] Jumping down it sends you to a black room with the "GAME OVER" screen from ''Marcos Lopez: Part II'' plastered on every wall, and turns the field of view up incredibly high while playing a loop from the Evolution Control Committee's "I Want A Cookie." [[InterfaceScrew Neither of these things stop, even if you respawn.]]

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* NonStandardGameOver: There's a pit near the starting area that [[ShmuckBait tells you not to jump down it.]] it]]. Jumping down it sends you to a black room with the "GAME OVER" screen from ''Marcos Lopez: Part II'' plastered on every wall, and turns the field of view up incredibly high while playing a loop from the Evolution Control Committee's "I Want A Cookie." [[InterfaceScrew Neither of these things stop, stops, even if you respawn.]]



** Jumping into the painting for [[SuperMario64 Bob-Omb Battlefield]] to reach another area, complete with the proper sounds.

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** Jumping into the painting for [[SuperMario64 [[VideoGame/SuperMario64 Bob-Omb Battlefield]] to reach another area, complete with the proper sounds.



** The aformentioned 'leap of faith' from IndianaJonesAndTheLastCrusade.
** One wall has the logo for The IncredibleCrisis on it, and falling from the ledge next to it will play Taneo's scream from that game.
** A wall in the purple maze has a picture from one of [[{{WebVideo/Vinesauce}} Vinny's]] [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W545DP8CmWQ streams.]]
** The 'No Yoshi' sign from VideoGame/SuperMarioWorld.

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** The aformentioned 'leap of faith' from IndianaJonesAndTheLastCrusade.
''Film/IndianaJonesAndTheLastCrusade''.
** One wall has the logo for The IncredibleCrisis ''VideoGame/IncredibleCrisis'' on it, and falling from the ledge next to it will play Taneo's scream from that game.
** A wall in the purple maze has a picture from one of [[{{WebVideo/Vinesauce}} [[WebVideo/{{Vinesauce}} Vinny's]] [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W545DP8CmWQ streams.]]
streams]].
** The 'No Yoshi' sign from VideoGame/SuperMarioWorld.DummiedOut in ''VideoGame/SuperMarioWorld''[='=]s code.



** Pictures in the art gallery, including
*** The Happytown train from ''VideoGame/LSDDreamEmulator''
*** The mysterious cave from LEGOIsland
*** The 'who are you running from?' error picture from the Game Boy Camera.
** The art gallery itself borrows a music track from VideoGame/{{Osada}}.

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** Pictures in the art gallery, including
including:
*** The Happytown train from ''VideoGame/LSDDreamEmulator''
''VideoGame/LSDDreamEmulator''.
*** The mysterious cave from LEGOIsland
''VideoGame/LEGOIsland''.
*** The 'who 'Who are you running from?' error picture from the Game Boy Camera.
** The art gallery itself borrows a music track from VideoGame/{{Osada}}.''VideoGame/{{Osada}}''.



* TheCameo: A picture of JeffGoldblum can be found in the purple maze, with a small sign next to it that says 'J. GOLDBLUM'.


* [[SpiritualSuccessor Spiritual Successor]]/[[DuelingGames Dueling Games]]: ''VideoGame/LeFantabulousGame'' is another entry into the "egglike" genre. Even at its earlier version, it left the Fantasticaneer in awe.

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* [[SpiritualSuccessor Spiritual Successor]]/[[DuelingGames Dueling Games]]: ''VideoGame/LeFantabulousGame'' is another entry into the "egglike" genre. ''VideoGame/LeFantabulousGame.'' Even at its earlier version, it left the Fantasticaneer in awe.


** The art gallery itself borrows a music track from {{Osada}}.

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** The art gallery itself borrows a music track from {{Osada}}.VideoGame/{{Osada}}.


** A {{Polybius}} arcade cabinet.

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** A {{Polybius}} ''VideoGame/{{Polybius}}'' arcade cabinet.

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->''"FANTASTIC GAME OR THE FANTASTIC GAME OR FANTASTIC OR GAME WITH EGG IS MY GAME THE GAME FANTASTIC, BY ME, FANTASTICANEER. I MAKE THE GAME FANTASTIC FOR THE FRIENDLY CONSUMER, MISTER INDIE!! GAME PLAYS PEOPLE OF ALL KINDS, SO PLAY GAME. FANTASTIC GAME!!"''
-->--'''The Fantasticaneer'''

''The Fantastic Game'' is a [[{{mindscrew}} fantastic]] game in which you explore a strange, exotic land, filled with many traps and treasures, monoliths and monsters, eggs and edifices.

You play in a first person perspective, wandering through the world in search of the elusive 'Dollaz', the world's currency, and the means to access new locations. They can be hidden in a variety of locations, though some are just sitting in plain sight.

The Fantastic Game can be found here, at Fantasticaneer's Tumblr, http://fantastic-game.tumblr.com/

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!!This game provides examples of:
* BizarrePuzzleGame: Find Dollaz in a strangely constructed landscape in the sky, with no ultimate goal. That's it.
* BottomlessPit: The area under most of the platforms is one, although it's non-lethal, and you'll just fall forever if you don't respawn manually. Certain areas will teleport you back to another platform if you fall, and to get a Dolla, you need to jump off the ledge behind the game's starting point, and fall down to a platform with pictures of [[StealthPun pictures of a rooster, spotted dick, Dick Biondi, and Richard Nixon]] all around a Dolla.
* BrokenRecord: The aptly named 'Smash Mouth Eggs' repeat the line "So much to do, so much to see!" from the song 'All Star'. Constantly.
* DoorToBefore: [[{{ItMakesSenseInContext}} After passing through the frog head door and the art museum]], a door will pop up that lets you move from there to the grassy area at the start of the game without having to walk all the way back.
* EndlessCorridor: Quite a few of them.
* EyesDoNotBelongThere: You'll come across a couple chairs with eyes. Non-functioning eyes, but they're eerie nonetheless.
* FacelessEye: A huge, floating eye can be found in an abyss, 'guarding' a Dolla. It doesn't pose any threat directly, but it can be startling.
* GhostTown: There isn't any other living being in the entire game.
* IntentionalEngrishForFunny: Some of the messages found in the game are presented like this, as well as most of the things Fantasticaneer says.
* InterfaceScrew: Jumping down a certain pit (see NonStandardGameOver below) will crank the field of view so high you won't be able to tell where you're going.
* InTheStyleOf: The floating platform in version 1.0 has a portion of Pendulum's 'Propane Nightmares' playing there, while version 1.fun has a midi version of the song due to copyright reasons. Ostensibly, it's a cover done on an instrument called the "plungophone".
* LeapOfFaith: Two, one to get from the corner of the main platform to one far away, and another is a ShoutOut to the scene from IndianaJonesAndTheLastCrusade, complete with sound clips.
* TheMaze: Made all the more difficult by the fact that the texture on the walls can be disorienting.
* NonStandardGameOver: There's a pit near the starting area that [[ShmuckBait tells you not to jump down it.]] Jumping down it sends you to a black room with the "GAME OVER" screen from ''Marcos Lopez: Part II'' plastered on every wall, and turns the field of view up incredibly high while playing a loop from the Evolution Control Committee's "I Want A Cookie." [[InterfaceScrew Neither of these things stop, even if you respawn.]]
* NoPlotNoProblem: Who needs a story when everything is so fantastic?
* PuzzlePlatformer
* ReferenceOverdosed: The references are numerous, and surprisingly varied, such as:
** Jumping into the painting for [[SuperMario64 Bob-Omb Battlefield]] to reach another area, complete with the proper sounds.
** A {{Polybius}} arcade cabinet.
** The aformentioned 'leap of faith' from IndianaJonesAndTheLastCrusade.
** One wall has the logo for The IncredibleCrisis on it, and falling from the ledge next to it will play Taneo's scream from that game.
** A wall in the purple maze has a picture from one of [[{{WebVideo/Vinesauce}} Vinny's]] [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W545DP8CmWQ streams.]]
** The 'No Yoshi' sign from VideoGame/SuperMarioWorld.
** The sound used when collecting a Dolla comes from one of [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hv6RbEOlqRo motdef's Moonbase Alpha videos.]]
** Pictures in the art gallery, including
*** The Happytown train from ''VideoGame/LSDDreamEmulator''
*** The mysterious cave from LEGOIsland
*** The 'who are you running from?' error picture from the Game Boy Camera.
** The art gallery itself borrows a music track from {{Osada}}.
* ScavengerHunt: The point of the game is to find Dollaz and open doors. To open doors, you need Dollaz, and behind doors are usually more Dollaz.
* ShapedLikeItself: In both parts of the world, you'll find a set of cubes, with the word 'CUBE' repeated against a colored background as the texture on all six sides.
* [[SpiritualSuccessor Spiritual Successor]]/[[DuelingGames Dueling Games]]: ''VideoGame/LeFantabulousGame'' is another entry into the "egglike" genre. Even at its earlier version, it left the Fantasticaneer in awe.
* StylisticSuck
* TheCameo: A picture of JeffGoldblum can be found in the purple maze, with a small sign next to it that says 'J. GOLDBLUM'.
* ThemeTune: Jonathan Coulton's "I Feel Fantastic" is somewhat of an unofficial theme for the game, and can be heard playing in and around the Fantastic Orb's chamber
* WideOpenSandbox: Sort of.
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