Not coming to an arcade near you, so far. An original Video Game or Pinball machine described through a work of narrative fiction. The characters may play in their own Personal Arcade. The game may be part of a Cyberspace environment.
Or an ordinary, everyday moment becomes a Sudden Videogame Moment. Games are prone to defictionalization , even when not made into an officially licensed game. The game can be a Game Within a Game. Is it truly fictional then? Depends on who you ask. If the game lampshades the title or sequel number, see Ridiculous Future Sequelisation. A Honeycomb cereal ad shows a Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks style game played on a handheld.
The player can be a Johnny Cage lookalike or the Honeycomb cereal mascot, or appear in the game. Spotted on an IKEA display: This McDonald's commercial has Grimace playing Cheeseburger Chase , where the objective is for Hamburgler to run through the maze; with a little incentive. In , the PlayStation 9 spheroid opens to send electronic spores to tap directly into the adrenal gland.
Features improved retinal scanning, a mind control system, and telepathic personal music. The Ultimate Adventure, wherein a princess is being chased by a dragon through Mario -like environments, until the Energizer Bunny interrupts the commercial by appearing from one of the doors and shrinks the dragon with one of his drumsticks. One game stars a girl named Rora, and another game stars a girl wearing suspenders.
Eroge no Taiyou is about an eroge developer. One of the games is the emotionally moving Magi-Con 2. Good Night World is a manga about a virtual world. I got stuck in real life, so it's okay to get addicted to an MMO, right? Homesteading the Noosphere, set in the land of Seldeshia. Magic of Stella is about the development of self-published video games, so there're several of them.
To begin with, the title refers to the first of the games the protagonist Tamaki was involved in its development. For some reason Jiro is in his boxers, not that Subaru minds.
The cast was baffled. Fairies Story, a Eastern RPG series which inspired the main character Aoba to pursue a career at a video game company. She gets to work as the staff of the franchise's third installment. Peco, the second project she works on, is a platformer that runs on Power Copying and Rule of Cute. Oreimo has Syscalypse, a 3D fighting game revolving around clothing damage. A 2D version is in development currently here in Real Life. In one episode of Outlaw Star , Aisha is seen playing a handheld game called Heartbreaker, which appears to be some sort of combination of Fighting Game and Dating Sim.
Oh and Kanade's combo, press the A Button and instantly win. In Sailor Moon , The Game Center Crown hosts a series of arcade cabinets including the blank arcade cabinet voiced by Artemis pretending to be the mysterious "Game Machine", called Central Control in the dub. While the Super Famicom version doesn't use the same technology as the arcade version, a special adapter will allow playing the arcade version on the Super Famicom.
Minako plays a game called Lovely Fight at the game center in volume 1, chapter 2 of Codename: Sailor V, and claims to know about the myth of Artemis from a video game. The game center has the Sailor V sidescrolling game, a favorite of Usagi's. Angel Studios' Sailor Moon R for the Game Boy includes a defictionalization as a minigame segment based on the sidescroller.
In Shitsurakuen , there is Exaclan, a VR game. Shoujo Kesshou Kokoro Jikaru is about a virtual world. Project Alicization Underworld is a simulation using game mechanics.
In Under City, there are online games including the survival game Under City. Yggdrasil is about the online game Yggdrasil. In Yo-kai Watch , there is Yolo Watch. The Cursed Game", the computer RPG Desire Quest is a game created by an amateur game maker who died before the game was released to the public. Desiring players, the game appeared on download sites, entrapping players in the game world, whereby one must win to leave the game.
Gamemaster allows us to learn more about it. Zero no Shiniki is a manga about gaming. The Playtendo game console is mentioned in JLA: World Without Grown-Ups 1. Apparently, he wasn't much of a thief; his attempt got himself electrocuted, then somehow sucked into the machine, and turned into a virtual being representing the game's protagonist, with the ability to bring the monsters in the game to life, which he used to send on a rampage. When Thor showed up, Megatak got lucky, taking Thor by surprise and knocking him down; needless to say, when Thor got up again, he floored the guy with one blow, and his powers faded.
After spending a few months as "a mercenary in a dumb costume", he was killed by Scourge. Kids in the Mall , King of Violence 8: In The Tick , there is the Game Guy handheld video game system. Multi-World is a computer game in the Marvel Comics The Transformers comic book; Optimus Prime and Megatron battle in the virtual world of this game, ending with Prime's apparent death. Aboard starship Entreprise in Pouvoirpoint , on several occasions we see the characters playing a first person perspective video game in black and green wireframe, called Death Race in non-Euclidean environment visually inspired by Commodore PET game Ratrun.
This raises the specter of the Rectangle of the Mountain, who grants the player Symplectic Invincibility They also play an unnamed 8-bit fighting game, with a red fighter against a blue fighter. Lots of Button Mashing seems to be involved. In Hsu and Chan , the Tanaka Bros.
Eyez Of Zeye from Luann , a game developed by Elwood about a typical female scantily-clad space hero ; eventually made into a movie that became a Franchise Killer due to Tiffany's lousy acting. Fan Works Danbooru and Pixiv both have categories for video game mockups, such as a Fighting Game or Role-Playing Game on a modern console or handheld with characters from just about anywhere.
Doujinshi circle Gebokudou's front and back cover art appears as box art for adult console games on DVD Bomb format: There is also Assassass Creed Chronicles: Most of the games guest star Dante from Devil May Cry. Films — Animation In Futurama: Bender's Big Score , an attack on an alien planet is displayed on the video game system the aliens are playing.
Marple Madness, Normal Kombat, Shovel Command, and a handheld version of Pong with a paddle as tall as the height of the screen. Mission Logs, there is the game Astroblaster. Attack on Zurg looked very cinematic for a Super NES game, compared to other prerendered games on the platform, such as the Donkey Kong Country series. The video game of Toy Story 3 has a defictionalized level of the game.
Wreck-It Ralph , being a movie about video game characters has at least three fictional games that are the homes of the main characters.
The ending credits suggest there are older versions of the games, the modern games being the latest in a series. Many of the games are made by the TobiKomi company. Two characters, Saitine and the Sorceress, are from unknown games. Planet 51 has several alien pinball machines in the bowling alley. In Ralph Bakshi 's X-rated Heavy Traffic , the main character Michael repeatedly plays a pinball machine, a metaphor for the randomness of fate and people's place in the universe.
In My Little Pony: