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"Who needs a map?"
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The Chaotic Crusaders are a group of 13 Youtubers who make gaming videos. The group was initially formed in September 14, 2014 & originally composed of Subzero7 (Sub), Doomeater54 (Doom), Pokepikoo (Pikoo), Cyborg-Lucario (Cyborg), Shadowxx 25 (Shadow), and Muffin. The group was originally formed with the intention of playing through Minecraft Hardcore, but the recording was scrapped for unknown reasons. It is still available on Shadow's channel, but remains incomplete.

The Crusaders specialize in races, ala Versus, but also have solo LPs, discussions, & a series called Score Attack where they challenge the viewers to beat their scores.

They later added in a second wave of people consisting of Water Master Fawn (Fawn), ChaosKey4013 (Shaun), Slayer, MarioGMan (MGM), & Waverunner56 (Wave).

A third wave was added in December 2015, bringing in Yurigurl (Yuri), The Cyber Okami (Cybie) JacobPF (Jacob), & Michelatte (Nick).

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The latest wave on June 22, 2016 brought in Solking R (Sol), Aerodragon (Aero), Triforce Of Doom (Triforce), & Phantom N (N).

Some members of the group have left for varying reasons. Those who have left are Muffin, Wave, Slayer, Nick, and Sol, N, and Pikoo

    Races, Let's Plays and Score Attacks 
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Their channel can be found here.[1]


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This channel as a whole provides examples of:

  • Aborted Arc:
    • Cybie and the Mega Man & Bass LP. After a sporadic upload schedule and a lack of interest he dropped the LP.
    • The Pokemon Emerald race. After numerous issues trying to find time to finish it, losing footage and Wave leaving, it was ultimately cancelled.
    • Dr. Wily's Revenge certainly counts. What was expected to be a relatively short game turned out to be so Nintendo Hard that no one could even clear a stage, prompting the three runners to drop it for something else.
  • The Ace:
    • This tends to be Sub. He typically wins most of the races that he is a part of, and has never gotten last place.
  • Achievement System: A feature in most races. They are most of time themed to the game the players are racing. It has been decommissioned as of Sonic Adventure Part 5
  • Angrish: While dealing with a particularly frustrating section of VVVVVV, Jacob had this to say about it.
    Jacob: "Screw you with an apple made of mustard and...chives!"
  • Ascended Fanboy:
    • Misterhan 2000. Originally one of the only people that would consistently watch and comment on their videos, he was eventually invited to join the group.
  • Awesome, but Impractical:
    • Jacob choosing to start off with Ralts, one of his favorite Pokémon, was this in the beginning of the Pokémon Emerald race. This action turned every early game Poochyena into a Demonic Spider. Borders on Self-Imposed Challenge.
    • Even worse is that he later decided it would be a good idea to teach his Absol Flamethrower and spent ¥80000 to do so. His reasoning for this was that "it looked cool".
  • Butt-Monkey:
    • Pikoo. He may not perform the worst in races, but the universe really likes to torture him on recording.
    • Jacob. When he isn't failing spectacularly in platformers he is making questionable decisions that he gets called out for. Or he just blows up.
    • Shadow during the Fusion Race. He ended up so far behind that he sounded clinically depressed.
    • Doom. Even when he isn't there.
  • Caption Humor: Their Castle Crashers Let's Play features this, showing the animal orbs currently in use talking to each other while the players do their thing.
    • The Acheivements shown in the race may also feature this, which borders on Deadpan Snarker.
  • The Chick: Out of the 15 members, Fawn is the only girl.
  • Complacent Gaming Syndrome: invoked Discovered in the Castle Crashers LP. Sub repeatedly slams the ground in battle royale because it puts anyone else in an infinite lock.
  • Consummate Liar: Sub during Sonic Adventure. Periodically he would lie about his location in the race, sending the others into a panic.
  • Curb-Stomp Battle:
    • In the first Score Attack VS, Yuri ran circles around Triforce in Pac Man to the point where Yuri's only score was higher than both of Triforce's runs combined.
    • Subzero during the VVVVVV Race. He completed the game in the SECOND EPISODE, when almost half of the other racers weren't even halfway done.
    • Shadow during the Sonic Adventure Race. Just...Holy CRAP.
  • Epic Fail:
    • Pikoo successfully ran out of metal blades in the Mega Man 2 race.
    • Jacob not only couldn't complete Mega Man 3 but also had to retire before he could even beat a single robot master.
    It happens again in Bloodlines, but at least they got past a few stages this time.
  • Foreshadowing: Pikoo does this in Episode 1 of the Pokemon Emerald race:
    Pikoo: "Wave you're probably gonna be way too salty after this" Oh, he doesn't know the half of it.
  • The Ghost:
    • Phantom N. To date he has yet to appear in a single video on the groups channel, despite being listed as a member. The most that has been seen of him is mentioning his name in passing.
      • Made funnier in that he was later removed from the group, still without ever appearing in any videos.
    • This apparently is what happened to Pikoo as of late. He'd gone near completely silent within the group, eventually leading to his removal.
  • Gosh Dang It to Heck!:
    • Triforce, Yuri, Shadow, Cybie, Aero, Doom, and Shaun don't swear. At all.
    • Triforce has aborted this trope as of recent.
    • Jacob tries to invoke this trope. Key word being tries.
  • Guest-Star Party Member:
  • Hilarious in Hindsight: invoked Yuri went by Chara in the Undertale race. Ironic considering Yuri did not kill anyone in the race.
    • This is made funnier over the fact that Yuri has done the Genocide route over 20 times!
  • Know-Nothing Know-It-All: Yuri exemplifies this many times in the Pokemon Emerald race, however to his credit he did warn everyone in Episode 1:
    Yuri: "People I should point out the last Pokemon game I played was Pokemon X and Y and that was three years ago, so if I say something stupid... I'm sorry."
  • Land Downunder: Jacob is from here. Apparently giant radioactive scorpions live there too.
  • Loads and Loads of Characters: There are 13 of them. Keeping up with individuals is tricky considering some are inactive.
  • Milestone Celebration:
    • For breaking 100 Subscribers, they did another 6 person race, this time of Gunman Clive.
  • Murder Is the Best Solution:
    • Fawn and Cybie in the Undertale race.
      • Inverted with Yuri and Shadow being pacifists throughout the race.
  • The Pessimist: Doom. For some reason he always goes the dark route whenever the opportunity arises. Subzero has called him out on this multiple times.
  • Play the Game, Skip the Story: invoked How they go about their races as they're trying to beat it as fast as possible.
    • Surprisingly averted in the Sonic Generations race between Sub and Triforce as one of the rules was they weren't allowed to skip cutscenes
  • Pyro Maniac:
    • Jacob once set himself on fire for the sake of a joke in a sketch video.
  • Running Gag:
    • Periodically someone (Mostly Subzero) will ask "Who Needs a Map?" whenever someone is lost, or just because.
    • Someone periodically plays a sound clip of John Cena's theme song when no one knows what to say.
  • Self-Imposed Challenge:
    • In the Megaman 2 race Shadow decided it would be a good idea to take on Heat Man's disappearing block puzzle without item 2... and he succeeded.
    • Arguably the Bloodlines Race. Everyone was playing the game blind, meaning they had no frame of reference for what to expect in the game.
    • Forcibly Invoked with the 'Loser Challenges'. For these, last place of a race will undertake a separate post-game task as consequence. Examples are:
      • Jacob having to do Veni Vidi Vici.
      • Cyborg fighting the Yellow Devil Mk II with only the mega buster.
  • The Speechless:
    • Slayer was considered to this trope. It helps that only a select few have actually heard his voice.
    • Shadow unintentionally became this trope when he didn't record his voice in Mega Man 2.
  • Tournament Arc:
    • Subzero is currently hosting the groups first tournament, which he hopes to have 64 people compete in.
  • With Friends Like These...: Cybie and Shadow tend to do this when anyone they're playing with isn't doing as well as them.
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