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11th Aug '16 10:34:27 AM FlanMan
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* When Alita meets Colonel Payne, the man responsible for sending orphaned children to fight to the death for wargames he attempts to [[MotiveRant justify these actions]]. Alita disagrees.

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* When Alita meets Colonel Payne, the man responsible for sending orphaned children to fight to the death for wargames wargames, he attempts to [[MotiveRant justify these actions]]. Alita disagrees.



-->''(Punches Payne so hard his body explodes, the pieces killing his Mooks and blowing his ship up, leaving only his cyborg head.)''

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-->''(Punches Payne so hard his body explodes, the pieces killing kill his Mooks and blowing blows his ship up, leaving only his cyborg head.)''
20th Jan '16 8:10:54 AM Willbyr
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* Den's last charge into the Scrapyard in the original ''[[{{Gunnm}} Battle Angel Alita]]'' manga, punctuated by lyrics from [[OminousLatinChanting "O]] [[Music/CarminaBurana Fortuna"]]:

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* Den's last charge into the Scrapyard in the original ''[[{{Gunnm}} Battle ''Battle Angel Alita]]'' Alita'' manga, punctuated by lyrics from [[OminousLatinChanting "O]] [[Music/CarminaBurana Fortuna"]]:
6th Jan '14 11:34:14 AM DonTriezieme
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** During the battle against the Wild Guns, because Alita is elsewhere and the bunnies are out of commission (due to the truama induced from the previous fight) Sechs has to fight a five man team that made it through to the quarterfinals BY HIMSELF. To make it even more badass, he enters a Mexican standoff with the final gunman WITH AN EMPTY GUN. He wins by literally dodging a bullet at point blank range and shoving the gun barrel through the man's skull. The kicker lies within the fact that the gun wasn't even his to begin with ''"Here, you can have your armor piercing gun back!"''

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** During the battle against the Wild Guns, because Alita is elsewhere and the bunnies are out of commission (due to the truama induced from the previous fight) Sechs has to fight a five man team that made it through to the quarterfinals (usually winning in a few seconds with a series of perfect headshots to boot) BY HIMSELF. To make it even more badass, he enters a Mexican standoff with the final gunman WITH AN EMPTY GUN. He wins by literally dodging a bullet at point blank range and shoving the gun barrel through the man's skull. The kicker lies within the fact that the gun wasn't even his to begin with ''"Here, you can have your armor piercing gun back!"''



** As of Chapter 113 we got a retroactive new one. We finaly got to see Sechs fighting a fellow Tuned and it only takes a few seconds.

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** As of Chapter 113 we got a retroactive new one.one for Sechs. We finaly got to see Sechs fighting a fellow Tuned and it only takes a few seconds. That is, they have supposedly identical bodies and fighting abilities, and the other Tuned doesen't have any injuries. CurbStompBattle all the same.
1st Aug '13 11:07:40 AM Willbyr
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-->''Sors salutis''[[hottip:+:Fate opposes me]]
-->''et virtutis''[[hottip:+:In vitality]]
-->''michi nunc contraria,''[[hottip:+:And morality,]]
-->''est affectus''[[hottip:+:Forced ever onward,]]
-->''et defectus''[[hottip:+:Burdened]]
-->''semper in angaria''.[[hottip:+:Always in shackles.]]
-->''Hac in hora''[[hottip:+:So, this very moment,]]
-->''sine mora''[[hottip:+:Without tarrying,]]
-->''corde pulsum tangite;''[[hottip:+:Pluck the quivering strings.]]
-->''quod per sortem''[[hottip:+:Because Fate]]
-->''sternit fortem,''[[hottip:+:Punishes the strong,]]
-->''mecum omnes plangite!''[[hottip:+:All lament with me!]]

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-->''Sors salutis''[[hottip:+:Fate salutis''[[note]]Fate opposes me]]
me[[/note]]
-->''et virtutis''[[hottip:+:In vitality]]
virtutis''[[note]]In vitality[[/note]]
-->''michi nunc contraria,''[[hottip:+:And morality,]]
contraria,''[[note]]And morality,[[/note]]
-->''est affectus''[[hottip:+:Forced affectus''[[note]]Forced ever onward,]]
onward,[[/note]]
-->''et defectus''[[hottip:+:Burdened]]
defectus''[[note]]Burdened[[/note]]
-->''semper in angaria''.[[hottip:+:Always [[note]]Always in shackles.]]
[[/note]]
-->''Hac in hora''[[hottip:+:So, hora''[[note]]So, this very moment,]]
moment,[[/note]]
-->''sine mora''[[hottip:+:Without tarrying,]]
mora''[[note]]Without tarrying,[[/note]]
-->''corde pulsum tangite;''[[hottip:+:Pluck tangite;''[[note]]Pluck the quivering strings.]]
[[/note]]
-->''quod per sortem''[[hottip:+:Because Fate]]
sortem''[[note]]Because Fate[[/note]]
-->''sternit fortem,''[[hottip:+:Punishes fortem,''[[note]]Punishes the strong,]]
strong,[[/note]]
-->''mecum omnes plangite!''[[hottip:+:All plangite!''[[note]]All lament with me!]]me![[/note]]



* Everything Zekka does qualifies as awesome but one that tops all the others happens at the end of his match against Venusian team. He turns a rampaging out-of-control mutant blob that threatens to absorb the whole station into a gigantic sakura tree... by karate chopping it very hard. It doesn't make sense in the context of the story and we are not given any explanation on how he did it [[hottip:*:and GUNNM gives those for almost every ability we see ]], were are fat out told it was miracle. Read the previous sentence again: ''Zekka can cause miracles by hitting things really hard''. Nobody should be surprised that he is considered the strongest in the universe.

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* Everything Zekka does qualifies as awesome but one that tops all the others happens at the end of his match against Venusian team. He turns a rampaging out-of-control mutant blob that threatens to absorb the whole station into a gigantic sakura tree... by karate chopping it very hard. It doesn't make sense in the context of the story and we are not given any explanation on how he did it [[hottip:*:and it[[note]]and GUNNM gives those for almost every ability we see ]], see[[/note]], were are fat out told it was miracle. Read the previous sentence again: ''Zekka can cause miracles by hitting things really hard''. Nobody should be surprised that he is considered the strongest in the universe.
27th Jul '13 11:00:26 PM Westrim
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* Figure Four has one when he [[spoiler: comes back from the grave to save Gally from losing her mind and joining Knucklehead by hitting its brain so hard it explodes, [[http://manga.animea.net/battle-angel-alita-chapter-35-page-6.html all while playing the harmonica.]]]]

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* Figure Four has one when he [[spoiler: comes back from the grave to save Gally Alita from losing her mind and joining Knucklehead by hitting its brain so hard it explodes, [[http://manga.animea.net/battle-angel-alita-chapter-35-page-6.html all while playing the harmonica.]]]]



* [[BookDumb Despite not being the sharpest knife in the drawer]], Gally's gender-confused replica Sechs gets a few of those throughout Last Order. Among these is a scene in volume 4, taking out heavily-armed trained soldiers with a 9mm handgun while stuck in a 5-inch-tall body, which was only designed as a communication device.

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* [[BookDumb Despite not being the sharpest knife in the drawer]], Gally's Alita's gender-confused replica Sechs gets a few of those throughout Last Order. Among these is a scene in volume 4, taking out heavily-armed trained soldiers with a 9mm handgun while stuck in a 5-inch-tall body, which was only designed as a communication device.
20th May '13 9:15:36 AM ChaoticNovelist
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* When Alita meets Colonel Payne, the man responsible for sending orphaned children to fight to the death for wargames he attempts to [[HannibalLecture justify]] [[MoralEventHorizon these]] [[SmugSnake actions]]. [[ShutupHannibal Alita disagrees]].

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* When Alita meets Colonel Payne, the man responsible for sending orphaned children to fight to the death for wargames he attempts to [[HannibalLecture justify]] [[MoralEventHorizon these]] [[SmugSnake [[MotiveRant justify these actions]]. [[ShutupHannibal Alita disagrees]].disagrees.
25th Mar '13 2:49:52 AM DonTriezieme
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* Of all things, ''Deckman 100'' managed to look pretty badass moments earlier. upon being delivered the remains of Alita, literally nothing more than a chip and a crystal, he doesn't even hesitate before acting. His solution? Load the remains into a bazooka and make a very big show of firing them at Sechs, [[BatmanGambit luring Tunguska into intercepting it]], which in turn triggered Alita's restoration out of Tunguska's body.
5th Mar '13 8:35:21 PM FlanMan
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<<|CrowningMoment/{{Anime}}|>>

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* When Alita meets Colonel Payne, the man responsible for sending orphaned children to fight to the death for wargames he attempts to [[HannibalLecture justify]] [[MoralEventHorizon these]] [[SmugSnake actions]]. [[ShutupHannibal Alita disagrees]].
-->'''Alita:''' Do you know who I am?
-->'''Col. Payne:''' Um. Ah, yes you are um...
-->'''Alita:''' [[PreAssKickingOneLiner I don't know who the Hell you are...]]
-->''(Punches Payne so hard his body explodes, the pieces killing his Mooks and blowing his ship up, leaving only his cyborg head.)''
-->'''Alita:''' [[ShutupHannibal ...nor do I care. You're scum and now you're dead.]]
<<|CrowningMoment/{{Anime}}|>>
25th Feb '13 6:40:30 AM DonTriezieme
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**** And it ''wins''
10th Oct '12 8:35:14 PM TVRulezAgain
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* Alita attained a massive moment of awesome when she returns in her new Imaginos 2.0 body, only to be confronted by [[BigBad Aga]] [[KnightTemplar Mbadi]], [[MadScientist Super]] [[CompleteMonster Nova]] and an army of LADDER troops. Nova and Mbadi hack and take control of Sechs and Zazie, putting Alita at knife and gunpoint. As Mbadi and Nova descend upon her, talking about how they'll dissect her to get the Fata Morgana, Alita merely replies "You think you've won?" before crushing Aga Mbadi's right hand to bits and proceeding to tail whip Nova away and Zazie and Sechs down. All before delivering an [[FalconPunch electro magnetic punch]] to Mbadi that he thought he lessened... only to be told by Alita that she lessened the blow since they need him alive to continue the Z.O.T.T. The look on Nova and Trinidad's [[OhCrap faces]] when they realize they couldn't control her and were beaten was priceless. Mbadi's defeat was so bad it actually started his [[VillainousBreakdown breakdown]].

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* Alita attained a massive moment of awesome when she returns in her new Imaginos 2.0 body, only to be confronted by [[BigBad Aga]] [[KnightTemplar Mbadi]], [[MadScientist Super]] [[CompleteMonster Super Nova]] and an army of LADDER troops. Nova and Mbadi hack and take control of Sechs and Zazie, putting Alita at knife and gunpoint. As Mbadi and Nova descend upon her, talking about how they'll dissect her to get the Fata Morgana, Alita merely replies "You think you've won?" before crushing Aga Mbadi's right hand to bits and proceeding to tail whip Nova away and Zazie and Sechs down. All before delivering an [[FalconPunch electro magnetic punch]] to Mbadi that he thought he lessened... only to be told by Alita that she lessened the blow since they need him alive to continue the Z.O.T.T. The look on Nova and Trinidad's [[OhCrap faces]] when they realize they couldn't control her and were beaten was priceless. Mbadi's defeat was so bad it actually started his [[VillainousBreakdown breakdown]].
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