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24th May '16 9:19:42 PM PaulA
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* In a Creator/DavidGemmell novel a character knocks an arrow out of the air with his sword which impresses the would be assassin so much it leads to a DefeatMeansFriendship moment. Subverted because the guy with a sword is a kid who was just practicing his fencing and didn't even know he was being shot at, BeginnersLuck.
* ''Literature/{{Legend}}'', another Creator/DavidGemmell book, has Druss cut an arrow out of the air with a huge double bladed axe, and it too leads too DefeatMeansFriendship. Being Druss, he meant to do it.

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* Creator/DavidGemmell's ''Literature/{{Drenai}}'' saga:
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In a Creator/DavidGemmell novel ''Literature/QuestForLostHeroes'', a character knocks an arrow out of the air with his sword which impresses the would be assassin so much it leads to a DefeatMeansFriendship moment. Subverted because the guy with a sword is a kid who was just practicing his fencing and didn't even know he was being shot at, BeginnersLuck.
* ** In ''Literature/{{Legend}}'', another Creator/DavidGemmell book, has Druss cut cuts an arrow out of the air with a huge double bladed axe, and it too leads too DefeatMeansFriendship. Being Druss, he meant to do it.
23rd May '16 5:10:14 AM PaulA
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* ''Legend'', another Creator/DavidGemmell book has Druss cut an arrow out of the air with a huge double bladed axe, and it too leads too DefeatMeansFriendship. Being Druss, he meant to do it.

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* ''Legend'', ''Literature/{{Legend}}'', another Creator/DavidGemmell book book, has Druss cut an arrow out of the air with a huge double bladed axe, and it too leads too DefeatMeansFriendship. Being Druss, he meant to do it.
15th May '16 7:06:23 AM nighttrainfm
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-->'''Clint:''' We haven't met yet. I'm Clint. ''(fires)''\\
'''T'Challa:''' ''(catches arrows)'' I don't care.
9th May '16 12:44:18 AM Doug86
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** In ''Film/AvengersAgeOfUltron'', {{Quicksilver}} is fast enough to casually pluck Hawkeye's arrows out of the air.

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** In ''Film/AvengersAgeOfUltron'', {{Quicksilver}} Comicbook/{{Quicksilver}} is fast enough to casually pluck Hawkeye's arrows out of the air.



* John Redcorn caught an arrow in an episode of ''WesternAnimation/KingOfTheHill.'' It probably helped that he was standing right next to the archer at the time.

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* John Redcorn caught an arrow in an episode of ''WesternAnimation/KingOfTheHill.'' ''WesternAnimation/KingOfTheHill''. It probably helped that he was standing right next to the archer at the time.
8th May '16 5:10:38 PM comicwriter
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** ''Film/ThorTheDarkWorld''. Lady Sif does a slightly more plausible version of this trope when she stops an arrow fired at Thor by getting it stuck through her shield.

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** ''Film/ThorTheDarkWorld''. In ''Film/ThorTheDarkWorld'', Lady Sif does a slightly more plausible version of this trope when she stops an arrow fired at Thor by getting it stuck through her shield.
8th May '16 5:05:37 PM comicwriter
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** In ''Film/TheAvengers2012'', Loki catches one of Hawkeye's arrows a second before it can go through his eye, as Hawkeye has expressed a desire to do. He then turns to look at it with the [[SmugSnake smuggest most shit-eating smirk imaginable on his face.]] [[spoiler:And then the explosive tip detonates in his face.]]

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** In ''Film/TheAvengers2012'', Loki Comicboo/{{Loki}} catches one of Hawkeye's {{Hawkeye}}'s arrows a second before it can go through his eye, as Hawkeye has expressed a desire to do. He then turns to look at it with the [[SmugSnake smuggest most shit-eating smirk imaginable on his face.]] [[spoiler:And then the explosive tip detonates in his face.]]



** In ''Film/AvengersAgeOfUltron'', Pietro aka Quicksilver is fast enough to casually pluck Hawkeye's arrows out of the air.
** In ''Film/CaptainAmericaCivilWar'', Black Panther catches two of Clint's exploding arrows without missing a beat.

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** In ''Film/AvengersAgeOfUltron'', Pietro aka Quicksilver {{Quicksilver}} is fast enough to casually pluck Hawkeye's arrows out of the air.
** In ''Film/CaptainAmericaCivilWar'', Black Panther Comicbook/BlackPanther catches two of Clint's exploding arrows without missing a beat.
7th May '16 7:36:51 AM nighttrainfm
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** In ''Film/CaptainAmericaCivilWar'', Black Panther catches two of Clint's exploding arrows without missing a beat.
-->'''Clint:''' We haven't met yet. I'm Clint. ''(fires)''\\
'''T'Challa:''' ''(catches arrows)'' I don't care.
23rd Apr '16 9:37:39 AM nighttrainfm
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** Season 2 has [[spoiler: League of Assassin's Al-Owal(The First),the man who trained Malcolm himself]] catching an arrow shot at him...from behind without even looking.

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** Season 2 has [[spoiler: League of Assassin's Al-Owal(The Al-Owal (The First),the man who trained Malcolm himself]] catching an arrow shot at him...from behind without even looking.looking.
* When the Arrowverse expanded to include [[Series/TheFlash2014 the Flash]], a guy with actual SuperSpeed, this was inevitable. During a training session, Oliver tricked Barry into catching an obvious attack only to surprise him with crossbow traps from behind.
17th Apr '16 8:30:28 PM erazor0707
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* ''Fanfic/SoulEaterTroubledSouls'': [[BadassTeacher Stein]] does this to [[ImprobableAimingSkills Tsuji]] during the field exam. The arrow in question was fired via [[OneHitKill Marcellusís Longbow Form]]. Kim, Jackie, Marcellus, and Tsuji were [[YouHaveGotToBeKiddingMe floored]].
2nd Apr '16 10:22:38 AM TonyG
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/WeBareBears'' episode "Ranger Tabes", Tabes, a gung-ho park ranger, bursts into a police station, startling a cop playing darts. He accidentally throws the dart at her face, but Tabes catches it without even pausing to react.
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