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24th Feb '17 11:54:25 PM Wyvern76
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* There was a supplement published for ''[[TabletopGame/D20System True20]]'' (and later adapted to ''TabletopGame/{{FATE}}'') called ''[[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Mecha vs. Kaiju]]'', which predated ''Film/PacificRim'' by several years.
20th Feb '17 4:57:33 AM jormis29
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* The original ''[[TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons Dungeon Master's Guide]]'' included rules for running crossover battles between D&D heroes and characters from other early TSR games, including Boot Hill (Wild West gunslingers) and Gamma World (post-apocalyptic mutants).

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* The original ''[[TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons Dungeon Master's Guide]]'' included rules for running crossover battles between D&D heroes and characters from other early TSR Creator/{{TSR}} games, including Boot Hill ''TabletopGame/BootHill'' (Wild West gunslingers) and Gamma World ''TabletopGame/GammaWorld'' (post-apocalyptic mutants).
16th Feb '17 10:24:44 PM Ominae
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** The 3DS and Wii U iterations have paved the way for a full-on cross-company battle royale: Sonic returns, and is joined by Creator/{{Capcom}}'s Videogame/{{Mega Man|Classic}} and Creator/{{Namco}}'s VideoGame/PacMan! And that's before even delving into the possibilities [[VirtualPaperDoll Mii Fighters]] open up...

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** The 3DS and Wii U iterations have paved the way for a full-on cross-company battle royale: Sonic returns, and is joined by Creator/{{Capcom}}'s Videogame/{{Mega Man|Classic}} and Creator/{{Namco}}'s [[Creator/BandaiNamcoEntertainment Namco]]'s VideoGame/PacMan! And that's before even delving into the possibilities [[VirtualPaperDoll Mii Fighters]] open up...
16th Feb '17 4:00:38 AM SolidSonicTH
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* ''VideoGame/ForHonor'' is a huge MeleeATrois between medieval European knights, Shogun-era samurai warriors, and Norse vikings which takes place in a fictional world where these three cultures live close enough to each other to go to war.
28th Jan '17 8:25:13 PM SutairuMasuta
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* Wrestling/ShinsukeNakamura vs. Wrestling/BobbyRoode for the [[Wrestling/{{WWE NXT}} NXT]] Championship was every NXT fan's wet dream, since they were the most popular wrestlers on the roster, in no small part due to their [[EarWorm theme]] [[AwesomeMusic songs]]. The dream has finally come true at ''NXT [=TakeOver=]: San Antonio''.
27th Jan '17 9:43:22 PM merotoker
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* [[DuelingMovies Marvel's counterpart]], ''Film/CaptainAmericaCivilWar'' goes [[UpToEleven one step further]] by splitting the MCU's [[LoadsAndLoadsOfCharacters current lineup of heroes]] into two factions that battle each other.

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* [[DuelingMovies [[DuelingWorks/{{Film}} Marvel's counterpart]], ''Film/CaptainAmericaCivilWar'' goes [[UpToEleven one step further]] by splitting the MCU's [[LoadsAndLoadsOfCharacters current lineup of heroes]] into two factions that battle each other.



** Flying saucers [[spoiler:versus Spitfires- InSpace!]]

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** Flying saucers [[spoiler:versus Spitfires- InSpace!]][[RecycledInSpace In Space]]]]!



* The Lapland war 1944-1945 [[FinnsWithFearsomeForests Finland]] vs [[NazisWithGnarlyWeapons Germany]] . Both cool - between 66th and 70th latitudes North and [[SnowMeansDeath from autumn 1944 to spring 1945]] and awesome - as Lapland is ''vast'' and extremely sparsely inhabitated.

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* The Lapland war 1944-1945 [[FinnsWithFearsomeForests [[UsefulNotes/FinnsWithFearsomeForests Finland]] vs [[NazisWithGnarlyWeapons [[UsefulNotes/NazisWithGnarlyWeapons Germany]] . Both cool - between 66th and 70th latitudes North and [[SnowMeansDeath from autumn 1944 to spring 1945]] and awesome - as Lapland is ''vast'' and extremely sparsely inhabitated.
15th Jan '17 5:55:14 AM naruto8900
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** The [[TheAlliance Allies]], a United Nations {{expy}} with shotgun-toting riot-police troopers, machine-gun armed hovercraft, huge fleets of bombers and attack aircraft, battleships that can turn to mobile land-fortresses, gunships armed with freeze-rays, trained attack-dolphins, and more.
** The [[GloriousMotherRussia Soviet Union]], with longcoat-suited conscripts, armoured war bears, heavy troopers with lightning guns, armoured juggernauts the size of houses, zeppelin bombers, and molotov-cocktail-throwing biker troops.
** The [[{{Animeland}} Empire of the Rising Sun]], with samurai foot-soldiers with laser-katanas, ninjas, hyperactive teenage girls in flying rocket suits, a girl with psychic powers, and more mecha than you can shake a stick at.

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** *** The [[TheAlliance Allies]], a United Nations {{expy}} with shotgun-toting riot-police troopers, machine-gun armed hovercraft, huge fleets of bombers and attack aircraft, battleships that can turn to mobile land-fortresses, gunships armed with freeze-rays, trained attack-dolphins, and more.
** *** The [[GloriousMotherRussia Soviet Union]], with longcoat-suited conscripts, armoured war bears, heavy troopers with lightning guns, armoured juggernauts the size of houses, zeppelin bombers, and molotov-cocktail-throwing biker troops.
** *** The [[{{Animeland}} Empire of the Rising Sun]], with samurai foot-soldiers with laser-katanas, ninjas, hyperactive teenage girls in flying rocket suits, a girl with psychic powers, and more mecha than you can shake a stick at.
13th Jan '17 7:10:29 PM KrspaceT
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* ''Series/PrehistoricPark'' had two of these occur in the final episode, capable of happening only because of time travel. resident T-Rex Matilda vs resident Wholly Mammoth Martha. Matilda later got snapped at by a ''Deinosuchus'' the dinosaur eating crocodile, and off screen likely attempted to eat a Wholly Rhino and ''Phorusrhacos'' the 10 foot tall flesh eating bird.
12th Jan '17 1:55:33 PM DustSnitch
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* Waterloo, with the real-life (And significantly more BadAss) [[RedshirtArmy Redcoat Army]] under the [[RedBaron Iron Duke]] [[UsefulNotes/TheDukeOfWellington Arthur Wellesley]] up against the Grande Armee under Bona Fide MagnificentBastard UsefulNotes/NapoleonBonaparte (Who also happened to be [[TheEmperor l'Empereur]]) in the final battle of the 26-year long French Revolutionary wars.

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* Waterloo, with the real-life (And significantly more BadAss) badass) [[RedshirtArmy Redcoat Army]] under the [[RedBaron Iron Duke]] [[UsefulNotes/TheDukeOfWellington Arthur Wellesley]] up against the Grande Armee under Bona Fide MagnificentBastard UsefulNotes/NapoleonBonaparte (Who also happened to be [[TheEmperor l'Empereur]]) in the final battle of the 26-year long French Revolutionary wars.
9th Jan '17 5:00:36 PM WillKeaton
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** [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q36_8s5z6S8 Octopus vs. shark]]. [[CurbStompBattle Toothy menace of the deep? Not so much]].
** A battle that takes place in the crushing, lightless depths of the ocean, only revealed to us by [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sperm_whale#Diet the scars left on one of the combatants]]: Sperm Whale vs Giant Squid.

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** [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q36_8s5z6S8 Octopus vs. shark]]. Shark.]] [[CurbStompBattle Toothy menace of the deep? Not so much]].
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** A battle that takes place in the crushing, lightless depths of the ocean, only revealed to us by [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sperm_whale#Diet the scars left on one of the combatants]]: combatants:]] Sperm Whale vs Giant Squid.



** [[http://news.yahoo.com/brutus-giant-crocodile-attacks-shark-australia-063616231.html Crocodile vs Shark]].
** The [[ThreateningShark Great White Shark]] is the most terrifying and threatening thing in the ocean. At least to us humans. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0tHW1gVnNtM But for the Orca]], [[ButForMeItWasTuesday it's just dinner]].

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** [[http://news.yahoo.com/brutus-giant-crocodile-attacks-shark-australia-063616231.html Crocodile vs Shark]].
Shark.]]
** The [[ThreateningShark Great White Shark]] is the most terrifying and threatening thing in the ocean. At least to us humans. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0tHW1gVnNtM But for the Orca]], Orca,]] [[ButForMeItWasTuesday it's just dinner]].



* [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coat_of_arms_of_Mexico The coat-of-arms of Mexico: Eagle vs. Snake]]

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* [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coat_of_arms_of_Mexico The coat-of-arms of Mexico: Eagle vs. Snake]]Snake.]]
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