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You have angered the gazebo.

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  • The name of the tabletop game (if it belongs in the "Other" folder).
    • The meme. [[labelnote:Explanation]]The explanation behind the meme, if necessary.[[/labelnote]] Explanation 
    • Further mutations and successor memes, if any.

  • Minus 4 Strength.Explanation 
  • Rolling Twenties Explanation 
  • I'm attacking the darkness! Explanation 
    • If there are any GIRLS there I wanna DO them!!!
  • IT'S A GAZEBO! Explanation 
    Is it friendly?
    It's not friendly, Eric. It's a GAZEBO!
    I shoot it with my bow (roll to hit). What happened?
    There is now a gazebo with an arrow sticking out of it.
    I run away.
    It's too late. You've awakened the gazebo. It catches you and eats you.
    • This one gained enough notoriety that it's actually listed in That Other Wiki.
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    • It's also in Munchkin with the restriction "No one may help you. You must face the Gazebo alone," based on how only Eric attacked the gazebo because everyone else knew what a gazebo was.
  • Rogues do it from behind!
    • And paladins do it on horseback!
    • Samurai do it for their family's honor!
  • I Roll to Disbelieve! Explanation 
  • Eberron: Loli-pope! Explanation 
    • Sailor Pope! Explanation 
  • Bear Lore! Roll a Nature check:
  • Alternatively, roll a Religion Lore:
    • DC15: Bears do not attend any continuous services of worship. They are ready to kill at all hours of the week.
    • DC20: They mysteriously vanish every winter, perhaps to give reverence to their perverse fertility goddess while gorging on the souls of men lost to famine.
    • DC25: Bear society has no visibly ordained clerics.
  • Edit: Swordsaged Explanation 
    • In game, Dex based swordsages, despite being considered the weakest of the 3 Tome of Battle classes, have a notorious reputation for ganking opponents not correctly defending themselves. Explanation  Long story short: Massive initiative checks, stealth, damage bonuses and class features make them crazy-quick at getting the drop on foes - Usually in the first or surprise rounds.
  • MY HAT (sic) OF D02 KNOW NO LIMIT! Explanation 
  • Jack Chick was right! Explanation 
    • "Blackleaf! NO!!!" Explanation 
    • "I don't want to be Elfstar any more! I want to be Debbie!" Explanation 
  • From a famous Dungeons & Dragons campaign, the Head of Vecna. It's even referenced in Planescape: Torment.Explanation 
  • Tordek is in it for all the bitches. Explanation 
  • Truly Immovable Rod Explanation 
    • *CLANG!* WHAT THE FUCK WAS THAT? Explanation 
  • Lightning Warrior was a class someone created on the WotC forums as a joke. It has a wizard's spells and a warrior's fighting ability and asked if it was underpowered because it didn't have a familiar (an ability that is actually considered a disadvantage to use, since if the weak pathetic animal that grants you meaningless bonuses dies, you lose a giant chunk of XP) and is unable to specialize (a more legitimate weakness, but generalist Wizards are still Game-Breaker class). The class is now a running gag when recommending a class, with notes that it "sacrifices power for flavor".
  • "Katanas are underpowered in D20" Explanation 
    Katanas are thrice as sharp as European swords and thrice as hard for that matter too. Anything a longsword can cut through, a katana can cut through better. I'm pretty sure a katana could easily bisect a knight wearing full plate with a simple vertical slashnote . Ever wonder why medieval Europe never bothered conquering Japan? That's right, they were too scared to fight the disciplined Samurai and their katanas of destruction. Even in World War II, American soldiers targeted the men with the katanas first because their killing power was feared and respected.note 
  • I'm a monster! RAWR! Explanation 
  • ACTION POINTS! Explanation 
    • IRON HEART SUUUURGE! Explanation 
  • Durr *CLANG* Explanation 
  • I AM THE MOON. (He is the moon...) Explanation 
  • Cats vs. Commoners. Explanation 
  • Oh no! It's CoDZilla. Explanation 
  • Leering Green Devil Face. Explanation 
  • If the DM smiles, it's already too late.Explanation 
    • "Beware the smiling DM" and other variants are also popular.
    • And the more generic Paranoia Fuel: "Roll Perception. (Roll is made) Okay - continue."
  • You can certainly try. Explanation 
  • Seduce the dragon/carp/chair. Explanation 
    • Which was probably done by the Bard. Explanation 
  • Dragons are perverts! Explanation 
  • Beleaguered DMs.Explanation 
    • *deep sigh* "Fine."Explanation 
  • Thri-Kreen Erotica (WARNING: NSFW) Explanation 
  • Muscle WizardExplanation 
  • Human Fighter Explanation 
  • Boblin the Goblin Explanation 
  • The MountainExplanation 
  • Warlocks have demon sugar daddies.Explanation 
  • Rod of Lordly MightExplanation 

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