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* ThoseTwoBadGuys: [[http://www.brokenplotdevice.com/2009/10/15/trapped-2/ Grot and Zel]]. Though they had a nasty plot brewing when they first appeared, they've been downgraded significantly in threat, turning them into ThoseTwoGuys.
** Now they're planning something big concerning Torgie the frog totem.


* {{Adorkable}}: Poor Zig. He's quite the geek, spends most of his time in his apartment, and about 80% of the time he's on screen, he's either terrified or nervous.

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* WorldOfFunnyAnimals: The strip's setting.

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* LovableLizard: Protagonist Lizardbeth is a lovably eccentric iguana.


* Unusual Euphemism: '''ARTGASM!!!'''

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* Unusual Euphemism: UnusualEuphemism: '''ARTGASM!!!'''


* PunnyName: Doctor [[GameAndWatch Gaiman Washe]].

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* PunnyName: Doctor [[GameAndWatch [[UsefulNotes/GameAndWatch Gaiman Washe]].


However, due to the creator's stated unsatisfaction with the comic over the last year, and a messy personal incident, the comic has been discontinued in 2012. In March 2015 it came back as a Patreon-sponsored project, available to non-subscribers [[http://lizzie-bean.com/comics here]].

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However, due to the creator's stated unsatisfaction dissatisfaction with the comic over the last year, and a messy personal incident, the comic has been was discontinued in 2012. In March 2015 it came back as a Patreon-sponsored project, available to non-subscribers [[http://lizzie-bean.com/comics here]].



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* VoiceWithAnInternetConnection: Rex recently had a Wi-Fi chip installed. The [[AnythingThatMoves horny]] little [[CuteKidsAndRobots robot]] now has full access to the web.

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* VoiceWithAnInternetConnection: Rex recently had a Wi-Fi chip installed. The [[AnythingThatMoves horny]] little [[CuteKidsAndRobots robot]] robot now has full access to the web.


* BrandX: "[[WorldOfWarcraft Realm of Warquest]]". [[TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} Warmillenium 40k]].

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* BrandX: "[[WorldOfWarcraft "[[VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft Realm of Warquest]]". [[TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} Warmillenium 40k]].


''Broken Plot Device'' often parodies various popular video games and other things generally associated with nerds, sometimes through use of the games "[[BrandX Realm o]][[WorldOfWarcraft f Warquest]]" and [[TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} Warmillenium 40k]].

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''Broken Plot Device'' often parodies various popular video games and other things generally associated with nerds, sometimes through use of the games "[[BrandX Realm o]][[WorldOfWarcraft o]][[VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft f Warquest]]" and [[TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} Warmillenium 40k]].


* ShoutOut: Zig's powered armor, according to [[{{Geek}} Paper]], looks more like ''VideoGame/{{Mega Man|Classic}}'' than a [[Series/BattlestarGalacticaClassic Cylon]].

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* ShoutOut: Zig's powered armor, according to [[{{Geek}} Paper]], looks more like ''VideoGame/{{Mega Man|Classic}}'' than a [[Series/BattlestarGalacticaClassic [[Series/BattlestarGalactica1978 Cylon]].


* DoesThisRemindsYouOfAnything: Shedding is clearly a parallel for menstruation.

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* DoesThisRemindsYouOfAnything: DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything: Shedding is clearly a parallel for menstruation.


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** "God is pissing in my Cheerios."

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* DoesThisRemindsYouOfAnything: Shedding is clearly a parallel for menstruation.

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* BerserkButton: Don't take Max's cigarettes.
** A more extreme example, don't harm Sid's friends. He WILL [[NoHoldsBarredBeatdown beat you within an inch of your life]].


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* NoHoldsBarredBeatdown: Sid singlehandedly tracks down a mugger who attacks Liz and beats him until he's helplessly begging for his life.

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