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A commercial for the [[Magicks and 'Mergencies Expando Deck for Trogdor!! The Board Game]].
A commercial for the [[Magicks and 'Mergencies Expando Deck for Trogdor!! The Board Game]].
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'''Running Time:''' 1:24
'''Running Time:''' 1:24
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==Transcript==
==Transcript==
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''{The scene opens with a shot of the board game. Strong Bad has his hand on the Trogdor piece, before lifting it up.}''
'''STRONG BAD:''' Aw man! If only I had one more action point. I could burninate that peasant!
'''STRONG BAD:''' Aw man! If only I had one more action point. I could burninate that peasant!
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''{Homestar Runnner walks in, making siren sounds and holding a card that reads "Stray Action Point".}''
''{Homestar Runnner walks in, making siren sounds and holding a card that reads "Stray Action Point".}''
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'''HOMESTAR RUNNER:''' Emergency card to the rescue! ''{It cuts to the card, the text "Add 1 AP to Trogdor's actions." is now readable.}'' Have a Stray Action Point, Trogdor!
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'''HOMESTAR RUNNER:''' Emergency card to the rescue! ''{It cuts to the card, the text "Add 1 AP to Trogdor's actions." is now readable. The art on it shows Trogdor behind a couch with a tag that reads "+1AP".}'' Have a Stray Action Point, Trogdor!
'''STRONG BAD:''' Whaaaaaaa-?
'''STRONG BAD:''' Whaaaaaaa-?
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''{Cut to a white screen with a banner above reading "Majicks & 'Mergencies", the product appears in the center.}''
''{Cut to a white screen with a banner above reading "Majicks & 'Mergencies", the product appears in the center.}''
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'''BOARDLECTRIX NARRATOR:''' It's the Majicks & 'Mergencies Expando Deck for Tragdor the Board Game! New from Boardelectrix!
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'''BOARDLECTRIX NARRATOR:''' It's the Majicks & 'Mergencies Expando Deck for Tragdor the Board Game! ''{The Boardelectrix logo enters from the top right.}'' New from Boardelectrix!
''{Cut to wooden table.}''
''{Cut to wooden table.}''
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'''BOARDLECTRIX NARRATOR:''' The new emergency cards can be used at any time on anyone's turn.
'''BOARDLECTRIX NARRATOR:''' The new emergency cards can be used at any time on anyone's turn.
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''{Cut to the Bar, showing the board game up close. The Knight is seen on the left tile and Trodgor is two spaces away on the right tile. As Homestar says "East", the Knight jumps one tile to the right.}''
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''{Cut to the Bar, showing the board game up close. The Knight is seen on the left tile and Trodgor is two spaces away on the right tile. As Homestar says "East", the Knight jumps one tile to the right, heading towards Trogdor.}''
'''HOMESTAR RUNNER:''' The Knight moves East-East.
'''HOMESTAR RUNNER:''' The Knight moves East-East.
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''{Cut to a wide shot, showing Strong Bad.}''
''{Cut to a wide shot, showing Strong Bad.}''
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'''STRONG BAD:''' Sorry, Knight. ''{He holds up a card reading "Singular Consummate V", it cuts to a full shot of Strong Bad's hand. The text below the card reads "Move Trogdor one tile diagonally now".}'' Consummate V! ''{Cut back to the board game, Strong Bad picks up Trogdor and moves him to the top left of the board on the burninated forest tile.}'' We moved out of the way!
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'''STRONG BAD:''' Sorry, Knight. ''{He holds up a card reading "Singular Consummate V", it cuts to a full shot of Strong Bad's hand. The text below the card reads "Move Trogdor one tile diagonally now".}'' Singular Consummate V! ''{Cut back to the board game, Strong Bad picks up Trogdor and moves him to the top left of the board on the burninated forest tile.}'' We moved out of the way!
''{Homestar peeks his head down, obscuring most of the view.}''
''{Homestar peeks his head down, obscuring most of the view.}''
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''{Cut back to the wooden table again, now showing Spell cards in one stack. A banner appears reading "Spell Cards".}''
''{Cut back to the wooden table again, now showing Spell cards in one stack. A banner appears reading "Spell Cards".}''
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'''BOARDLECTRIX NARRATOR:''' Spell cards feature mini quests ''{Cut to Strong Sad's hand picking up a Peasant on the Void card, he then places it on the Trog-Meter.}'' that when completed, can bring peasants back from the void.
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'''BOARDLECTRIX NARRATOR:''' Spell cards feature mini quests ''{Cut to live-action Strong Sad's hand picking up a Peasant on the Void card, he then places it on the Trog-Meter.}'' that when completed, can bring peasants back from the void.
''{Cut back to the bar. Strong Sad is wearing a black cloak.}''
''{Cut back to the bar. Strong Sad is wearing a black cloak.}''
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'''STRONG SAD:''' I cast the spell of Un-voidening! ''{He swings his arm as he was casting a spell, a "poof" noise is hard and Strong Bad's face is covered in a pale yellow powder. Homestar and Strong Bad starting coughing and groaning.}''
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'''STRONG SAD:''' I cast the spell of Un-voidening! ''{He swings his arm as he was casting a spell, a "poof" noise is heard and Strong Bad's face is covered in a pale yellow powder. Homestar and Strong Bad starting coughing and groaning.}''
'''STRONG BAD:''' What the?
'''STRONG BAD:''' What the?
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''{Cut to a white shot showing the Expando Deck. The cards behind it peek out.}''
''{Cut to a white shot showing the Expando Deck. The cards behind it peek out.}''
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'''BOARDLECTRIX NARRATOR:''' Add even more fun and chaotic burnination to the game, with the ''{A banner appears below reading "Majicks & 'Mergencies". The text reading "Expando Deck" appears at the top.}'' Majicks & 'Mergencies Expando Deck. ''{Starts speaking quickly, the items Trogdor the Board Game and a bottle reading "Onion Powder" appear.}'' Requires Trogdor the Board Game to play. Onion Powder sold separately.
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'''BOARDLECTRIX NARRATOR:''' Add even more fun and chaotic burnination to the game, with the ''{A banner appears below reading "Majicks & 'Mergencies". The text reading "Expando Deck" appears at the top.}'' Majicks & 'Mergencies Expando Deck. ''{Starts speaking quickly, the items Trogdor the Board Game and a bottle reading "Onion Powder" respectively appear on the top left an dright of the corner.}'' Requires Trogdor the Board Game to play. Onion Powder sold separately.
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''{Cuts to the same onion powder bottle, which now has Bubs' face drawn on it. The crowd is heard yelling in excitement.}''
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''{Cut to the same onion powder bottle, which now has Bubs' face drawn on it. The crowd is heard yelling and cheering in excitement.}''
==Fun Facts==
==Fun Facts==
===Trivia===
===Trivia===
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The expansion deck for the board game, like the email [[parenting]] was announced on the very same {{p|l=https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1999933720/trogdor-the-board-game/posts/3469478 Kickstarter update}}:
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[[File:ExpandoDeck-Package.jpg|200px]]
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<br>Announcing '''"Majicks & 'Mergencies,"''' an all-new Expando Deck for Trogdor!! The Board Game!
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<br>It's NOT a Kickstarter! It's already a thing! And it should be '''''for sale in the next few weeks!'''''
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<br>This deck contains awesome new cards that give players more options, more interesting choices, and more chaotic burnination!
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<br>* New communal '''Emergency Cards''' can be used '''anytime''' on '''anyone's turn''' to get Trogdor out of tight jams!
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<br>* New '''Spell Cards''' have mini sidequests to complete that can bring Peasants back from the Void!
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<br>* Plus brand new '''Action Cards''' to add more variety to your styles!
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<br>[[File:ExpandoDeck-Cards.jpg|200px]]
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<br>The Deck Includes:
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<br>* '''21''' all-new '''Action Cards'''
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<br>* '''10 Emergency Cards'''
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<br>* '''10 Spell Cards'''
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<br>* 3 additional Troghammer cards (to balance gameplay)
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<br>* 2 rule cards
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<br>We'll scream and holler once it's available! It will be for sale in the {{p|l=https://homestore-runner.myshopify.com/ Homestore}} as well as in many of the same fine, board-gamey retailers that sell the base game.
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<br>'''Keep On Burninating On,'''
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<br>'''Mike, Matt, and Missy'''
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</blockquote>
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===Remarks===
===Remarks===
*In the toon the expansion deck is spelled "Majicks", while on the [[store]] it is spelled "Magicks".
*In the toon the expansion deck is spelled "Majicks", while on the [[store]] it is spelled "Magicks".
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*This toon is animated in a noticeably [[Higher Frames Per Second|higher frame rate]] at certain points. Some examples include Homestar shaking his Stray Action Point card, the "Expando Deck" splash screen appearing, and the "appear" effect of the cards showing up on the live action wooden table.
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===Goofs===
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* In both the beginning shot with Strong Bad and when Strong Sad shows up to cast the "Spell of Un-Voidening", a peasant can be seen on the same tile as Trogdor. In the scene where the Emergency Card is demonstrated as the Knight advances towards Trogdor, the peasant on the aforementioned tile is not present.
===Inside References===
===Inside References===
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*Homestar previously made spoken siren noises in [[Strong Bad is in Jail Cartoon]].
*One of the cards is Flaming [[Haldo]].
*One of the cards is Flaming [[Haldo]].
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*The cloak that Strong Sad is wearing is first seen in [[trading cards]], where it was depicted on the Deathly Pallor Lonely Lurker Attack card.
*The face on the onion powder is that of [[Onion Bubs]].
*The face on the onion powder is that of [[Onion Bubs]].
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*Homestar previously made spoken siren noises in [[Strong Bad is in Jail Cartoon]].
 
==External Links==
==External Links==

Revision as of 15:20, 3 May 2022

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"Oh sorry, alls we had was onion powder."

A commercial for the Magicks and 'Mergencies Expando Deck for Trogdor!! The Board Game.

Cast (in order of appearance): Strong Bad, Homestar Runner, Boardelectrix (voice only), Strong Sad

Places: The Bar

Date: Monday, May 2, 2022

Running Time: 1:24

Contents

Transcript

{The scene opens with a shot of the board game. Strong Bad has his hand on the Trogdor piece, before lifting it up.}

STRONG BAD: Aw man! If only I had one more action point. I could burninate that peasant!

{Homestar Runnner walks in, making siren sounds and holding a card that reads "Stray Action Point".}

HOMESTAR RUNNER: Emergency card to the rescue! {It cuts to the card, the text "Add 1 AP to Trogdor's actions." is now readable. The art on it shows Trogdor behind a couch with a tag that reads "+1AP".} Have a Stray Action Point, Trogdor!

STRONG BAD: Whaaaaaaa-?

{Cut to a white screen with a banner above reading "Majicks & 'Mergencies", the product appears in the center.}

BOARDLECTRIX NARRATOR: It's the Majicks & 'Mergencies Expando Deck for Tragdor the Board Game! {The Boardelectrix logo enters from the top right.} New from Boardelectrix!

{Cut to wooden table.}

BOARDLECTRIX NARRATOR: More action cards! {A deck of new action cards appear on the left.} New emergency cards! {A deck of new emergency cards appear in the middle.} And new spell cards! {A deck of new spell cards appear on the right.}

{Cut to Strong Bad.}

STRONG BAD: It's like new cards that they didn't think of the first time they made the game.

BOARDLECTRIX NARRATOR: That's right. {Cut back to the wooden table, only a set of action cards are seen, spread out. A banner appears reading "New Action Cards".} Brand new action cards, with the kind of dumb names that you've come to expect!

{Cut to Homestar Runner. He shows a card reading "Peasant Intern".}

HOMESTAR RUNNER: Peasant Intern? Ah ha ha ha ha!

{Cut back to the wooden table again, now showing Emergency cards spread out like before. A banner appears reading "Emergency Cards".}

BOARDLECTRIX NARRATOR: The new emergency cards can be used at any time on anyone's turn.

{Cut to the Bar, showing the board game up close. The Knight is seen on the left tile and Trodgor is two spaces away on the right tile. As Homestar says "East", the Knight jumps one tile to the right, heading towards Trogdor.}

HOMESTAR RUNNER: The Knight moves East-East.

{Cut to a wide shot, showing Strong Bad.}

STRONG BAD: Sorry, Knight. {He holds up a card reading "Singular Consummate V", it cuts to a full shot of Strong Bad's hand. The text below the card reads "Move Trogdor one tile diagonally now".} Singular Consummate V! {Cut back to the board game, Strong Bad picks up Trogdor and moves him to the top left of the board on the burninated forest tile.} We moved out of the way!

{Homestar peeks his head down, obscuring most of the view.}

HOMESTAR RUNNER: Way!

{Cut back to the wooden table again, now showing Spell cards in one stack. A banner appears reading "Spell Cards".}

BOARDLECTRIX NARRATOR: Spell cards feature mini quests {Cut to live-action Strong Sad's hand picking up a Peasant on the Void card, he then places it on the Trog-Meter.} that when completed, can bring peasants back from the void.

{Cut back to the bar. Strong Sad is wearing a black cloak.}

STRONG SAD: I cast the spell of Un-voidening! {He swings his arm as he was casting a spell, a "poof" noise is heard and Strong Bad's face is covered in a pale yellow powder. Homestar and Strong Bad starting coughing and groaning.}

STRONG BAD: What the?

STRONG SAD: Oh, sorry! Alls we had was onion powder. {He holds up a bottle of onion powder.}

{Cut to a white shot showing the Expando Deck. The cards behind it peek out.}

BOARDLECTRIX NARRATOR: Add even more fun and chaotic burnination to the game, with the {A banner appears below reading "Majicks & 'Mergencies". The text reading "Expando Deck" appears at the top.} Majicks & 'Mergencies Expando Deck. {Starts speaking quickly, the items Trogdor the Board Game and a bottle reading "Onion Powder" respectively appear on the top left an dright of the corner.} Requires Trogdor the Board Game to play. Onion Powder sold separately.

{Cut to the same onion powder bottle, which now has Bubs' face drawn on it. The crowd is heard yelling and cheering in excitement.}

Fun Facts

Trivia

The expansion deck for the board game, like the email parenting was announced on the very same Kickstarter update:


Announcing "Majicks & 'Mergencies," an all-new Expando Deck for Trogdor!! The Board Game!
It's NOT a Kickstarter! It's already a thing! And it should be for sale in the next few weeks!
This deck contains awesome new cards that give players more options, more interesting choices, and more chaotic burnination!
* New communal Emergency Cards can be used anytime on anyone's turn to get Trogdor out of tight jams!
* New Spell Cards have mini sidequests to complete that can bring Peasants back from the Void!
* Plus brand new Action Cards to add more variety to your styles!

The Deck Includes:
* 21 all-new Action Cards
* 10 Emergency Cards
* 10 Spell Cards
* 3 additional Troghammer cards (to balance gameplay)
* 2 rule cards
We'll scream and holler once it's available! It will be for sale in the Homestore as well as in many of the same fine, board-gamey retailers that sell the base game.
Keep On Burninating On,
Mike, Matt, and Missy

Remarks

  • In the toon the expansion deck is spelled "Majicks", while on the store it is spelled "Magicks".
  • This toon is animated in a noticeably higher frame rate at certain points. Some examples include Homestar shaking his Stray Action Point card, the "Expando Deck" splash screen appearing, and the "appear" effect of the cards showing up on the live action wooden table.

Goofs

  • In both the beginning shot with Strong Bad and when Strong Sad shows up to cast the "Spell of Un-Voidening", a peasant can be seen on the same tile as Trogdor. In the scene where the Emergency Card is demonstrated as the Knight advances towards Trogdor, the peasant on the aforementioned tile is not present.

Inside References

  • Homestar previously made spoken siren noises in Strong Bad is in Jail Cartoon.
  • One of the cards is Flaming Haldo.
  • The cloak that Strong Sad is wearing is first seen in trading cards, where it was depicted on the Deathly Pallor Lonely Lurker Attack card.
  • The face on the onion powder is that of Onion Bubs.

External Links

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