Unintended Knightmare references on TV: game shows

Other shows or games that remind you of Knightmare but aren't official derivatives.
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Unintended Knightmare references on TV: game shows

Post by darkDescender » Fri Oct 22, 2004 10:37 am

"It's only TV but I like it"

When Julian Clary and Gloria Hunniford were talking about Shane Richie's hair Gloria remarked, "Ooh, nasty!"
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Re:Unintended KM References

Post by Skeletor » Thu Oct 28, 2004 2:51 pm

Countdowns tea time teaser today was "Faceache" :D!

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Re:Unintended KM References

Post by Snowwiewolf » Thu Apr 14, 2005 8:17 am

In Robot Wars there was robot called 'Knightmare'
unfortunately it lost to its 3rd opponent...
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Re:Unintended KM References

Post by Fidjit » Thu Apr 14, 2005 1:06 pm

Smeggin heck! She's back... :o :D
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Re:Unintended KM References

Post by Malefact » Thu Apr 14, 2005 6:00 pm

Welcome back, Snowwie! :)
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Re:Unintended KM References

Post by TheBrollachan » Thu Apr 14, 2005 7:12 pm

Yay your back.
Did you go into a longer than planned hibernation? :-P
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Re:Unintended KM References

Post by Billy » Thu Apr 14, 2005 8:03 pm

Ah, Snowwiewolf, the 8th most plentiful poster on this forum! Welcome back!

There was indeed a robot called Knightmare on Robot Wars five years ago. And one called Skeletron as well, I believe...

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Re:Unintended KM References

Post by HarveyTowers » Thu Apr 14, 2005 8:11 pm

Wasn't Skeletron the one from Techno Games that took part in the rope climb?
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Re:Unintended KM References

Post by Billy » Thu Apr 14, 2005 8:53 pm

I always get the two confused... :-X Yes, Techno Game is correct.

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Re:Unintended KM References

Post by darkDescender » Fri Apr 15, 2005 9:08 am

Welcome back, Snowwie! You don't know me, but welcome back anyway!
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Re:Unintended KM References

Post by Snowwiewolf » Sat Apr 23, 2005 2:25 pm

aww thanks ;D

Brollachan: Yay your back.
Did you go into a longer than planned hibernation? :-P


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Re:Unintended KM References

Post by Fidjit » Mon Apr 25, 2005 9:02 am

I don't think they'd ever had an interest in cornish brickwork unless you count them howling at it... ;D Lo, Snowwie, how's Snowwie?
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Series 3 Martin's devil's-coach-horse on Eggheads!

Post by Pooka » Fri Oct 27, 2006 5:42 pm

This post is in recollection of a post make by Andrew Buckley Back In The Day, entitled "Series 3 Martin's devil's-coach-horse on WWTBAM!"

I can't recall myself whether the Millionaire contestant got the question right, but it was a well-spotted reference (and just the sort of thing to put in the forum, actually!)

Anyway, today's edition of Eggheads once again featured the devil's-coach-horse (for the uninformed, a beetle, mentioned to dungeoneer Martin by Owen in a riddle to earn dragon magic), again in a multiple choice question. This time, however, the person being asked the question got it right.

That person, an Egghead, happened to be... Millionaire winner Judith Keppel.
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Re: Knightmare references

Post by Drassil » Tue Nov 23, 2010 6:08 pm

On University Challenge last night, when Jeremy Paxman asked what type of tree Yggdrasil (the World Tree - as mentioned in two Knightmare books) is, I allowed myself to believe he was saying my username. ;) It's an ash. He then asked what two letters make up the character ash. Thanks to the Ægis Quest FAQ, I knew the answer.

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Re: Knightmare references

Post by Mystara » Tue Nov 23, 2010 7:12 pm

Hurray!
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