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9th Dec '17 8:56:47 AM veronchung27
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* ''Series/AgentsofSHIELD''
** In the season 4 episode "Self-Control", Daisy hugs an (understandably) freaked-out Simmons to prove that neither of them are [[spoiler:Life Model Decoys]] by using her Quake powers during the hug. Naturally, they both calm down once they realize neither of them are [[spoiler:cleverly disguised murder-bots.]]

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* ''Series/AgentsofSHIELD''
''Series/AgentsOfSHIELD''
** In the season 4 episode "Self-Control", "Self Control", Daisy hugs an (understandably) freaked-out Simmons to prove that neither of them are [[spoiler:Life Model Decoys]] by using her Quake powers during the hug. Naturally, they both calm down once they realize neither of them are [[spoiler:cleverly disguised murder-bots.]]
28th Nov '17 9:20:00 AM darkabomination
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* ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfHeroesTrailsInTheSky'' OVA: Estelle gives one to Renne when the latter is upset and [[spoiler:threatening to kill Estelle]]. Even sweeter when you realize that [[spoiler:in the video game, Estelle and Joshua eventually decide to take care of Renne and adopt her into their family]].



* In the 9th chapter of ''VideoGame/{{Quintessence}} - The Blighted Venom'', Serai was yelling to Reivier about all the trauma she'd received from being imprisoned and force-fed poison all because of Lunair, and Reivier gave her a sudden hug to shut her up. I mean, calm her down.
* In the ending of ''VideoGame/Disgaea2CursedMemories'', [[spoiler: Adell hugs Rozalin to snap her back to her senses when her memories and persona of her previous life as Overlord Zenon are restored to prevent the possible slaughter that would have ensued because of it.]]
** Also used in ''VideoGame/Disgaea3AbsenceOfJustice'', where [[spoiler: Raspberyl gives Mao a cooldown hug to stop him from totally snapping and turning into an EldritchAbomination.]] It's subverted in the [[MultipleEndings Bad Ending]] when [[spoiler: the BigBad, realizing what she's doing, kills her and sends Mao even farther off the deep end.]]

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* In the 9th chapter of ''VideoGame/{{Quintessence}} - The Blighted Venom'', Serai Wii version of ''VideoGame/ABoyAndHisBlob'' has a button for this. It was yelling going to Reivier about all the trauma she'd received from be a gameplay mechanic but it was scrapped, so it has no use other than being imprisoned and force-fed poison all because of Lunair, and Reivier gave her a sudden hug to shut her up. I mean, calm her down.
* In the ending of ''VideoGame/Disgaea2CursedMemories'', [[spoiler: Adell hugs Rozalin to snap her back to her senses when her memories and persona of her previous life as Overlord Zenon are restored to prevent the possible slaughter that would have ensued because of it.]]
** Also used in ''VideoGame/Disgaea3AbsenceOfJustice'', where [[spoiler: Raspberyl gives Mao a cooldown hug to stop him from totally snapping and turning into an EldritchAbomination.]] It's subverted in the [[MultipleEndings Bad Ending]] when [[spoiler: the BigBad, realizing what she's doing, kills her and sends Mao even farther off the deep end.]]
''unbelievably adorable''.



* ''Franchise/{{Disgaea}}'':
** In the ending of ''VideoGame/Disgaea2CursedMemories'', [[spoiler: Adell hugs Rozalin to snap her back to her senses when her memories and persona of her previous life as Overlord Zenon are restored to prevent the possible slaughter that would have ensued because of it.]]
** Also used in ''VideoGame/Disgaea3AbsenceOfJustice'', where [[spoiler: Raspberyl gives Mao a cooldown hug to stop him from totally snapping and turning into an EldritchAbomination.]] It's subverted in the [[MultipleEndings Bad Ending]] when [[spoiler: the BigBad, realizing what she's doing, kills her and sends Mao even farther off the deep end.]]
* From ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'' series' backstory is Pelinal Whitestrake, the legendary 1st Era hero of mankind/[[FantasticRacism racist]] [[TheBerserker berserker]]. Believed to have been a [[EternalHero Shezarrine]], [[GodInHumanForm physical incarnations]] of the spirit of the [[GodIsDead "dead" creator god]] Lorkhan (known to the Imperials as "[[IHaveManyNames Shezarr]]"), Pelinal came to [[FounderOfTheKingdom St. Alessia]] to serve as her [[PhysicalGod divine champion]] in the war against the [[AbusivePrecursors Ayleids]]. Pelinal would fly into fits of UnstoppableRage (''mostly'' directed at the Ayleids) during which he [[BloodSplatteredWarrior would be stained with their blood]] and [[PaintTheTownRed left so much carnage in his wake]] that Kyne, one of the [[OurGodsAreDifferent Divines]], would have to [[CueTheRain send in her rain]] to cleanse Ayleid forts and village before they could be used by Alessia's forces. When Pelinal went into fits of "the Madness," Alessia would pray to the Divines who "would reach down as one mind and soothe the Whitestrake until he no longer had the will to kill the earth in whole".
* In ''Franchise/KingdomHearts'', after Sora has [[spoiler:become a Heartless]] Kairi saves him from the darkness by hugging him and telling him to come back to her.
* In ''Videogame/TheLastOfUs'', Joel delivers one to Ellie after he finds her [[spoiler:slamming a knife repeatedly into David's face.]]
* ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfHeroesTrailsInTheSky'': After fighting the [[AxeCrazy Angel of Slaughter]] (AKA [[spoiler:Renne]]), Estelle gives one to the neglected and abused little girl, when the latter is upset, [[spoiler:threatening to kill Estelle]] after she gives her a speech about how she's not the only one who doesn't want to hurt her and that it's never too late to change. Even sweeter when you find out that [[spoiler:in the Crossbell Arc, Estelle and Joshua eventually decide to take care of Renne and adopt her into their family]].
* In ''VideoGame/MassEffect2'', [[PlayerCharacter Shepard]] has the option of giving one of these to Tali after she [[spoiler:discovers her father's corpse]] during her loyalty mission.
** Shepard can also hug Liara in the DLC ''Lair of the Shadow Broker,'' after she's similarly overwhelmed by the resolution of a years-long revenge quest.



* Kohak gives one to Shing in ''VideoGame/TalesOfHearts'', ending his thitherto escalating HeroicBSOD. She later gives ''another'' one to Chalcedny when he's getting frustrated that the operation to turn his Soma into a CoolShip isn't panning out, making him pay attention to the wishes of his [[spoiler:dying]] comrades, which kickstarts the transformation. (Nothing less from a game where all the AppliedPhlebotinum is based on the PowerOfFriendship.)
* This occurs in ''Franchise/KingdomHearts''. After Sora has [[spoiler:become a Heartless]] Kairi saves him from the darkness by hugging him and telling him to come back to her.



* The Wii version of ''VideoGame/ABoyAndHisBlob'' has a button for this. It was going to be a gameplay mechanic but it was scrapped, so it has no use other than being ''unbelievably adorable''.
* In ''VideoGame/{{Xenogears}}'', Elly, in her [[HumongousMecha gear]], Vierge, grabs [[spoiler:Weltall-Id, which is piloted by Id, Fei's SuperpoweredEvilSide]], and holds on until [[spoiler:Id turns back into Fei]]. It leads to a CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming when Elly tells [[spoiler:Id]], "[[spoiler:Fei... I won't ever let go!]]"
* In ''VideoGame/MassEffect2'', [[PlayerCharacter Shepard]] has the option of giving one of these to Tali after she [[spoiler:discovers her father's corpse]] during her loyalty mission.
** Shepard can also hug Liara in the DLC ''Lair of the Shadow Broker,'' after she's similarly overwhelmed by the resolution of a years-long revenge quest.



* In ''Videogame/TheLastOfUs'', Joel delivers one to Ellie after he finds her [[spoiler:slamming a knife repeatedly into David's face.]]

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* In ''Videogame/TheLastOfUs'', Joel delivers the 9th chapter of ''VideoGame/{{Quintessence}} - The Blighted Venom'', Serai was yelling to Reivier about all the trauma she'd received from being imprisoned and force-fed poison all because of Lunair, and Reivier gave her a sudden hug to calm her down.
* Kohak gives
one to Ellie after he finds her [[spoiler:slamming a knife repeatedly Shing in ''VideoGame/TalesOfHearts'', ending his thitherto escalating HeroicBSOD. She later gives ''another'' one to Chalcedny when he's getting frustrated that the operation to turn his Soma into David's face.]]a CoolShip isn't panning out, making him pay attention to the wishes of his [[spoiler:dying]] comrades, which kickstarts the transformation. (Nothing less from a game where all the AppliedPhlebotinum is based on the PowerOfFriendship.)



* From ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'' series' backstory is Pelinal Whitestrake, the legendary 1st Era hero of mankind/[[FantasticRacism racist]] [[TheBerserker berserker]]. Believed to have been a [[EternalHero Shezarrine]], [[GodInHumanForm physical incarnations]] of the spirit of the [[GodIsDead "dead" creator god]] Lorkhan (known to the Imperials as "[[IHaveManyNames Shezarr]]"), Pelinal came to [[FounderOfTheKingdom St. Alessia]] to serve as her [[PhysicalGod divine champion]] in the war against the [[AbusivePrecursors Ayleids]]. Pelinal would fly into fits of UnstoppableRage (''mostly'' directed at the Ayleids) during which he [[BloodSplatteredWarrior would be stained with their blood]] and [[PaintTheTownRed left so much carnage in his wake]] that Kyne, one of the [[OurGodsAreDifferent Divines]], would have to [[CueTheRain send in her rain]] to cleanse Ayleid forts and village before they could be used by Alessia's forces. When Pelinal went into fits of "the Madness," Alessia would pray to the Divines who "would reach down as one mind and soothe the Whitestrake until he no longer had the will to kill the earth in whole".

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* From ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'' series' backstory is Pelinal Whitestrake, the legendary 1st Era hero of mankind/[[FantasticRacism racist]] [[TheBerserker berserker]]. Believed to have been a [[EternalHero Shezarrine]], [[GodInHumanForm physical incarnations]] of the spirit of the [[GodIsDead "dead" creator god]] Lorkhan (known to the Imperials as "[[IHaveManyNames Shezarr]]"), Pelinal came to [[FounderOfTheKingdom St. Alessia]] to serve as her [[PhysicalGod divine champion]] in the war against the [[AbusivePrecursors Ayleids]]. Pelinal would fly into fits of UnstoppableRage (''mostly'' directed at the Ayleids) during which he [[BloodSplatteredWarrior would be stained with their blood]] and [[PaintTheTownRed left so much carnage in his wake]] that Kyne, one of the [[OurGodsAreDifferent Divines]], would have to [[CueTheRain send In ''VideoGame/{{Xenogears}}'', Elly, in her rain]] to cleanse Ayleid forts [[HumongousMecha gear]], Vierge, grabs [[spoiler:Weltall-Id, which is piloted by Id, Fei's SuperpoweredEvilSide]], and village before they could be used by Alessia's forces. When Pelinal went into fits of "the Madness," Alessia would pray to the Divines who "would reach down as one mind and soothe the Whitestrake holds on until he no longer had the will [[spoiler:Id turns back into Fei]]. It leads to kill the earth in whole".a CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming when Elly tells [[spoiler:Id]], "[[spoiler:Fei... I won't ever let go!]]"



%%* ''VisualNovel/{{Tsukihime}}'', sort of. [[spoiler: Isn't It Sad, Sacchin?]]
* In ''VisualNovel/KatawaShoujo'', the first H-scene in Rin's path begins with Hisao giving her this [[spoiler: after he finds her half-naked and in an HeroicBSOD in her atelier, having spent several days painting non-stop.]]
* In ''VisualNovel/HatePlus'' (sequel of ''VisualNovel/AnalogueAHateStory''), on the path with both *Mute and *Hyun-ae as your AI sidekicks, [[spoiler: the only way to calm *Mute down after she learns about the failure of her old self is to have *Hyun-ae give her a hug. Doubles as a Crowning Moment of Heartwarming, since these two had been bashing heads in Analogue and at the start of this path.)]]

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%%* ''VisualNovel/{{Tsukihime}}'', sort of. [[spoiler: Isn't It Sad, Sacchin?]]
* In ''VisualNovel/KatawaShoujo'', the first H-scene in Rin's path begins with Hisao giving her this [[spoiler: after he finds her half-naked and in an HeroicBSOD in her atelier, having spent several days painting non-stop.]]
* In ''VisualNovel/HatePlus'' (sequel of ''VisualNovel/AnalogueAHateStory''), on the path with both *Mute and *Hyun-ae as your AI sidekicks, [[spoiler: the only way to calm *Mute down after she learns about the failure of her old self is to have *Hyun-ae give her a hug. Doubles as a Crowning Moment of Heartwarming, since these two had been bashing heads in Analogue and at the start of that path.)]]
* In ''VisualNovel/KatawaShoujo'', the first H-scene in Rin's path begins with Hisao giving her
this path.)]][[spoiler: after he finds her half-naked and in the middle of a HeroicBSOD in her atelier, having spent several days painting non-stop.]]
9th Oct '17 10:41:38 AM lillolillo
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* In ''Franchise/{{Superman}}'' story ''Fanfic/SupermanOf2499TheGreatConfrontation'', Klar hugs his brother George when the latter is upset because of his mess of a family.
6th Oct '17 8:37:18 AM BeerBaron
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* From ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'' series' backstory is Pelinal Whitestrake, the legendary 1st Era hero of mankind/[[FantasticRacism racist]] [[TheBerserker berserker]]. Believed to have been a [[EternalHero Shezarrine]], [[GodInHumanForm physical incarnations]] of the spirit of the [[GodIsDead "dead" creator god]] Lorkhan (known to the Imperials as "[[IHaveManyNames Shezarr]]"), Pelinal came to [[FounderOfTheKingdom St. Alessia]] to serve as her [[PhysicalGod divine champion]] in the war against the [[AbusivePrecursors Ayleids]]. Pelinal would fly into fits of UnstoppableRage (''mostly'' directed at the Ayleids) during which he [[BloodSplatteredWarrior would be stained with their blood]] and [[PaintTheTownRed left so much carnage in his wake]] that Kyne, one of the [[OurGodsAreDifferent Divines]], would have to [[CueTheRain send in her rain]] to cleanse Ayleid forts and village before they could be used by Alessia's forces. When Pelinal went into fits of "the Madness," Alessia would pray to the Divines who "would reach down as one mind and soothe the Whitestrake until he no longer had the will to kill the earth in whole".
24th Sep '17 11:09:08 PM hujwernoo
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* ''Fanfic/TwelveRedLines'': After beating Crocodile and taking down Baroque Works ''far'' more smoothly than in canon, Luffy is confronted by Robin - who hasn't managed to see the Poneglyph and is [[HeroicBSOD BSOD-ing]] ''hard''. She tries to kill him in a tearful rage...but thanks to [[SelfInsert Jones']] behavior Luffy has figured out she's one of his future crew members. [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming He gently stops her from attacking and hugs her tightly, telling her she's one of his and that he loves her.]]
10th Sep '17 8:21:19 AM lillolillo
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* The ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer''/''ComicBook/{{Supergirl}}'' story ''Fanfic/TheVampireOfSteel'', has Buffy hug Kara when the Girl of Steel is grieving her homeworld's loss.
-->Without a word, Supergirl flew down and lit on both feet before Buffy. The Slayer reached out, embraced her, and hugged her firmly. “Kara, I may not come from outer space, and I may not have powers like yours. But I know what it’s like to lose people. Not like you, but... you know.”\\
Supergirl hugged her back, gently. “Thanks, hon. Sorry to get so sloppy-sentimental there for a moment.”
2nd Sep '17 3:32:49 PM GrammarNavi
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* The Wii version of ''ABoyAndHisBlob'' has a button for this. It was going to be a gameplay mechanic but it was scrapped, so it has no use other than being ''unbelievably adorable''.

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* The Wii version of ''ABoyAndHisBlob'' ''VideoGame/ABoyAndHisBlob'' has a button for this. It was going to be a gameplay mechanic but it was scrapped, so it has no use other than being ''unbelievably adorable''.
12th Aug '17 11:39:31 AM nombretomado
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* In ''TheSantaClause 3'', Jack Frost's heart is warmed by a Cooldown hug.

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* In ''TheSantaClause ''Film/TheSantaClause 3'', Jack Frost's heart is warmed by a Cooldown hug.
15th Jul '17 6:45:40 PM Gamermaster
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** Rei also gives Ritsuko a hug after the latter's attempted suicide in chapter 9.
15th Jul '17 6:33:17 PM Gamermaster
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** As their relationship develops and strengthens Shinji, Asuka and rei start to do this for each other when one of them is upset.

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** As their relationship develops and strengthens Shinji, Asuka and rei Rei start to do this for each other when one of them is upset.
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