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"Hello everyone, Kiriyawave here!"

Kiriyawave aka The Mounty( formally The Mounty Chief) is a Countdown Maker on Youtube who also delves into reviews of various video games and also does rants. As his show goes on, it becomes more plot-focused with Wham Episodes and Cliffhanger's galore.

    Movies Kiriyawave Has Done Videos On 

The Mounty Presents:

  • Pokemon the First Movie
  • Pokemon the Movie 2000
  • RWBY Volume 1
  • Pokemon the 3rd Movie
  • Pokemon 4ever
  • Pokemon Heroes
  • Pokemon Jirachi Wish Maker
  • Destiny Deoxys
  • Lucario and the Mystery of Mew
  • The Dark Knight Returns Part 1
  • The Dark Knight Returns Part 2
  • RWBY Volume 2
  • Pokemon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea
  • The Rise of Darkrai
  • Giratina and the Sky Warrior
  • Arceus and the Jewel of Life
  • Zoroark: Master of Illusions
  • RWBY Volume 3
  • End of the Beginning(RWBY Volume 3 Finale)
  • Pokemon the Movie: Black~ Victini and Reshiram

This review series contains examples of:

  • Accidental Misnaming:
    • Occasionally, he will pronounce the names of Pokemon wrong.
      • "Scizor" "Drapion" "Alia"
  • Acting for Two: Kiriyawave has played not only the Mounty Chief, but also his future self.
    • Kiriyawave has also voiced the characters Red, "Tuteur.Lucario", as well as "Greninja"
  • Ambiguously Evil: Agent Zeref, Vincent. Grimm
  • Animalistic Abomination: Red from NES Godzilla
  • Audience Participation: For his 500 subscriber marathon, his viewers voted on what countdowns he should do for it.
  • Author Appeal:
    • Kiriyawave loves "Megaman X", "Pokemon", and "Sonic The Hedgehog"
  • Ascended Extra:
    • In his Bittercold countdown, he introduced Tuteur Lucario that would later become a main part of his show.
    • During his first storyline, there was a Froakie used to spy on him. He eventually became a Greninja and became a main part of the show.
  • Awesome, but Impractical:
    • During the end of his Bittercold countdown, he unlocked the use of the Susanoo through his anger.
      • This was ditched in favor of the Red Lantern ring.
  • Advertisement:
  • Bad Future: The world turned bad due to a bunch of terrorists reacting to SOPA.
  • Berserk Button:
    • Forced Loss Battles
    • Battles that use luck.
    • Devil Doom
    • The X vs Zero fight from Megaman X5
    • Time-Travel storylines done poorly.
    • Zoroark's death from Phantom Champion Zoroark
    • Sonic.EXE He ranted about it for about 5 minutes
    • Megaman X6
  • Beyond the Impossible: When The Mounty killed a Palkia by converting it into a plushie. [Palkia is a deity of space]
  • Book-Ends: Every once in a while, Kiriyawave will end his countdowns on a cliff-hanger to hype up the next countdown.

  • Boundand Gagged:
    • When he was captured by Water Master Fawn
  • Canadian Accents: Sometimes in the credits or description of his videos, he will spell words that Americans removed a while ago
    • Colour instead of Color
    • Sometimes he says "Eh"
  • Canada, Eh??: Kiriyawave is Canadian

  • Crossover: With Shiny.Co-Ordinator, Dark Author,Mr 12603, Water Master Fawn, and a few contest countdowns.
  • Early Installment Weirdness: In his first few videos, he spoke with a British Accent.
  • Foreshadowing The Mounty has been hinting at a remake of Top 15 Favorite Pokemon for 2 years.
    • Before it was converted into a marathon.

  • I Have Many Names :Kiriyawave, Midnight Anubis, the Mounty, The Infected Soldier
  • LamePunReaction: Whenever the Mounty makes a pun now, Tuteur Lucario or Greninja reacts to it.
    • "Oh my god that was so forced"
  • Lets See You Do Better: In his reviews of Pokemon the 3rd Movie and White~ Victini and Reshiram, The Mounty lists several ideas that he felt could've worked better in context of the two films' story.

  • Laughing Mad: Kiriya is reduced to this state by the end of the Transformers: Convoy no Nazo Countdown.
  • Mirror Universe: In his Jirachi Wish Maker review, Jirachi introduces this concept with a Violet Lantern David Grimm.
    • This Mirror Universe reappears in the review of The Rise of Darkrai.
  • Motor Mouth: Done with a lot of his earlier countdowns(UNDERSTATEMENT).
  • Running Gag:
    • When he goes crazy, a Meloetta will appear letting the audience know he will back shortly.
    • His hatred of Super Mario 64
    • Dat Beam Struggle
    • Geometric Shapes!
  • Series Mascot: Nobunaga Oda/Big Macintosh
    • Eventually upgraded to his OC.

  • Suddenly SHOUTING!: When he talked about the Gaea Armor in his Megaman X5 review

Tropes in his "Pokemon Speedrun" series:

  • A.I. Is a Crapshoot:
    • Throughout the Gen 1 Speedrun, Kiriya's internet kept crapping out on him and as a result, he missed a lot of time.
    • In the Gen 1 and 2 Speedruns, Camtasia Studio corrupted several hours of Gameplay and as a result, a lot of hours were lost.
  • Angrish:
    • Kiriyawave did this when talking about Wally.
    • "At least it didn't heal itself. AND IT FREEZES"

  • Ascended Extra:

  • Awesome, but Impractical:
    • Light's idea of what the Running Shoes should do.

  • Bias Steamroller:
    • Kiriyawave hates Gen 3. Justified when he grew up with Gen 2 as his first Pokémon game.

  • Born Lucky:
    • Kiriyawave was able to defeat Clair's Kingdra with an under leveled Weepinbell

  • Call-Back
    • In the Gen 3 Speedrun, Light brings back the Drinking Game he did from Gen 2 every time his Manectric goes up a level.

  • Downer Ending:
    • Right before Shiny.Co was about to win the Speedrun, she KO's the Rayquaza and is disqualified.
    • Right after Dark Author caught Rayquaza, Mounty decided to quit by KO'ing the Rayquaza.

  • Drinking Game:
    • Light did this in the Gen 2 speed run whenever his Pokemon went up a level.

  • Dude, Not Funny!:
    • "I'm being insulted by the Latino version of the President of the United States!"
      • Telly then admits that he thought Wave would make a joke like that.
  • Epic Fail:
    • Kiriyawave encountered a Swablu but forgot to bring Pokeballs. Hilarity ensues.
    • Shiny.Co and Kiriyawave KO'ed Rayquaza in the Gen 3 speedrun by using Ice type attacks. (Wave then proceeds to bitch about the typing they gave Rayquaza.)
    • During the Gen 2 Speedrun, Dark Author fell behind because he was looking for a Growlithe.
    • Kiriya tried to beatbox.
    • "That'll do excellently" ~ Kiriya
    • Kiriya forgetting to grab the Waterfall HM in the Gen 2 Speedrun.
    • Kiriya was surprised that Slaking used Façade and said that he thought Slaking was loafing around. (Despite the screen showing that Slaking was loafing around the turn before)
    • Kiriya when he couldn't find Team Magma's hideout.
    • Light when he didn't know who Gamera was.
    • Light when he realized that the Nidoran line in the First Generation doesn't learn a Fighting type move until Level 50.

  • Fan Boy:
    • Every commentator in the Speedrun are fans of Pokémon.

  • Only Known by Their Nickname: Kiryawave is usually called Wave in the chat despite that not being his real name.
    • Dark Author is also called Light.

  • Out-of-Character Moment:
    • Light when he screws up the Sootopolis Gym puzzle.
    • "I'm being insulted by the Latino version of the President of the United States!"
    • When Susan gets a gym badge in the Gen 3 Speedrun. She goes "Pi-Pika-Chu"
  • Out of Order: They did Gen 2 first, then Gen 1, and then Gen 3.

  • Running Gag:
    • Whenever someone mentions Brawly, Kiriya says "KAKAROT!"
    • Sandy DJ
    • Light taking a drink whenever one of his Pokémon goes up a level.
    • Nicknaming his Manectric based on Baha Blast.
    • Telly's Character Hammer

  • Self-Imposed Challenge:
    • In the Gen 2 speedrun, the goal was to defeat Red. Kiriyawave won
    • In the Gen 1 speedrun, the goal was to capture Mewtwo. : Shiny.Co won
    • In the Gen 3 speedrun, the goal was to capture Rayquaza. Dark Author won

  • Shipper on Deck:
    • Tellyzx and Kiriyawave are shippers.
    • Kiriya made a joke on how Manectric X Delcatty was the original Luxray X Delcatty
      • Shiny.Co was not pleased by this.

  • Shout-Out:
    • During the Gen 3 playthrough, Kiriya called himself Dreg because he is a fan of the Completionist. (Stated that it's a mix of the Mediochorist and Completionist)
    • In Part 21, they make several jokes at the Pokémon Anime.
      • When Telly brings up the fact that Pikachu lifted Milotic and threw her into the water. "Fuck you Logic. I'm Pikachu."
      • Super Saiyan Swellow Mode!
      • "Pikachu, Swellow, unite your power. *Swellow has Fainted* CRAP!"
      • When they bring up the Pikachu vs Metagross fight "You know animators, let's piss off more fans, let's make Ash's Charizard lose to a Luvdisc or something.

  • Squee!:
    • Dark Author did this when he caught Rayquaza in the Gen 3 Speedrun (Kiriya had to lower the volume after that)

  • The Many Deaths of You:
    • In the Gen 3 Speedrun, Light and Kiriyawave spent almost 2 hours trying to beat the Elite 4 and Champion.

  • The Mentor: Light N Dark RPG

  • The Smurfette Principle:
    • Shiny.Co is the only female competitor in the Speedrun.

  • You Monster!
    • Light when he kills a Delcatty.
    • Wave when he decides to kill Rayquaza to end the Speedrun faster.

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