History Main / CurbstompBattle

4th Aug '16 7:48:11 PM Luigifan
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The name comes from the act of forcing someone to lie down in the street and bite the curb, then stomping on the back of his or her head (sort of like [[https://qzprod.files.wordpress.com/2016/05/kenyan-police-stomping-on-a-man-laying-on-the-ground.jpg?quality=80&strip=all&w=640 this Kenyan police officer is doing]]) this could be very humiliating him or her, especially [[Film/AmericanHistoryX if he or she were to die]]. Even if he or she were to survive, they may be missing some teeth and have a severely broken jaw.

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The name comes from the act of forcing someone to lie down in the street and bite the curb, then stomping on the back of his or her head (sort of like [[https://qzprod.files.wordpress.com/2016/05/kenyan-police-stomping-on-a-man-laying-on-the-ground.jpg?quality=80&strip=all&w=640 this Kenyan police officer is doing]]) this doing]]). This could be very humiliating to him or her, especially [[Film/AmericanHistoryX if he or she were to die]]. Even if he or she were to survive, they may be missing some teeth and have a severely broken jaw.
22nd Jul '16 2:25:14 PM crimsondusk
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->''"Flawless victory."''

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->''"Flawless ->''"[[FlawlessVictory Flawless victory."'']]"''
17th Jun '16 10:38:32 AM Faruke97
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A fight that's extremely one-sided; where one side just absolutely trashes the other with little-to-no effort. Commonly used as a way of establishing a character as being very strong, especially if the person on the receiving end of the beating is [[TheWorfEffect known for being very rough and tough]]

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A fight that's extremely one-sided; where one side just absolutely trashes the other with little-to-no effort. Commonly used as a way of establishing a character as being very strong, especially if the person on the receiving end of the beating is [[TheWorfEffect known for being very rough and tough]]
tough.]]
9th Jun '16 2:32:12 PM WillKeaton
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The name comes from the act of forcing someone to lie down in the street and bite the curb, then stomping on the back of his or her head (sort of like [[https://qzprod.files.wordpress.com/2016/05/kenyan-police-stomping-on-a-man-laying-on-the-ground.jpg?quality=80&strip=all&w=640 this Kenyan police officer is doing]]) (this could be very humiliating him or her, especially [[Film/AmericanHistoryX if he or she were to die]]. Even if he or she were to survive, he or she may be missing some teeth and have a severely broken jaw).

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The name comes from the act of forcing someone to lie down in the street and bite the curb, then stomping on the back of his or her head (sort of like [[https://qzprod.files.wordpress.com/2016/05/kenyan-police-stomping-on-a-man-laying-on-the-ground.jpg?quality=80&strip=all&w=640 this Kenyan police officer is doing]]) (this this could be very humiliating him or her, especially [[Film/AmericanHistoryX if he or she were to die]]. Even if he or she were to survive, he or she they may be missing some teeth and have a severely broken jaw).
jaw.
17th May '16 11:59:52 PM DanielCase
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The name comes from the act of forcing someone to lie down in the street and bite the curb, then stomping on the back of his or her head (this could be very humiliating him or her, especially [[Film/AmericanHistoryX if he or she were to die]]. Even if he or she were to survive, he or she may be missing some teeth and have a severely broken jaw).

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The name comes from the act of forcing someone to lie down in the street and bite the curb, then stomping on the back of his or her head (sort of like [[https://qzprod.files.wordpress.com/2016/05/kenyan-police-stomping-on-a-man-laying-on-the-ground.jpg?quality=80&strip=all&w=640 this Kenyan police officer is doing]]) (this could be very humiliating him or her, especially [[Film/AmericanHistoryX if he or she were to die]]. Even if he or she were to survive, he or she may be missing some teeth and have a severely broken jaw).
24th Mar '16 5:21:16 AM Mario500
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The name comes from the act of forcing someone to lie down in the street and bite the curb, then stomping on the back of their head (this could be very humiliating, especially [[Film/AmericanHistoryX if you were to die]]. Even if you were to survive, you may be missing some of your teeth and have a severely broken jaw).

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The name comes from the act of forcing someone to lie down in the street and bite the curb, then stomping on the back of their his or her head (this could be very humiliating, humiliating him or her, especially [[Film/AmericanHistoryX if you he or she were to die]]. Even if you he or she were to survive, you he or she may be missing some of your teeth and have a severely broken jaw).



Compare PendulumWar, which is where sides take turns to perform this trope upon each other. In ProfessionalWrestling this frequently overlaps with SquashMatch. In video games, see FlawlessVictory. {{Breather Boss}}es and {{Anticlimax Boss}}es are the types most likely to be on the receiving end of a Curb-Stomp Battle. If this is done to the ''heroes'', on the other hand, it becomes a HopelessBossFight, often from a HeroKiller. Compare NoSell. Contrast StoryBreakerTeamUp. If the curbstompee manages to get a few good hits in to show that they're not ''totally'' helpless, it's a CurbStompCushion. A NoHoldsBarredBeatdown is similar but much more realistic, brutal, and violent.

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Compare PendulumWar, which is where sides take turns to perform this trope upon each other. In ProfessionalWrestling this frequently overlaps with SquashMatch. In video games, see FlawlessVictory. {{Breather Boss}}es and {{Anticlimax Boss}}es are the types most likely to be on the receiving end of a Curb-Stomp Battle. If this is done to the ''heroes'', on the other hand, it becomes a HopelessBossFight, often from a HeroKiller. Compare NoSell. Contrast StoryBreakerTeamUp. If the curbstompee manages to get a few good hits in to show that they're he or she is not ''totally'' helpless, it's a CurbStompCushion. A NoHoldsBarredBeatdown is similar but much more realistic, brutal, and violent.
23rd Mar '16 9:38:38 PM Mario500
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A fight that's extremely one-sided; where one side just absolutely trashes the other with little-to-no effort. Commonly used as a way of establishing a character as being very strong, especially if the person on the receiving end of the beating is [[TheWorfEffect known for being a]] {{badass}}.

The name comes from the act of forcing someone to lie down in the street and bite the curb, then stomping on the back of their head. About as humiliating of an ass-kicking as you could imagine, especially since [[Film/AmericanHistoryX it kills you]]. If you survive, you'll still be missing most of your teeth and have a severely broken jaw.

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A fight that's extremely one-sided; where one side just absolutely trashes the other with little-to-no effort. Commonly used as a way of establishing a character as being very strong, especially if the person on the receiving end of the beating is [[TheWorfEffect known for being a]] {{badass}}.

very rough and tough]]

The name comes from the act of forcing someone to lie down in the street and bite the curb, then stomping on the back of their head. About as humiliating of an ass-kicking as you head (this could imagine, be very humiliating, especially since [[Film/AmericanHistoryX it kills you]]. If if you were to die]]. Even if you were to survive, you'll still you may be missing most some of your teeth and have a severely broken jaw.
jaw).
31st Jan '16 10:55:04 PM BURGINABC
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OneHitKill is a subtrope that's ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin. A subtrope for elections is LandslideElection. NoKillLikeOverkill is often the result of a Curb-Stomp Battle.

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OneHitKill is a subtrope that's ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin. A subtrope for elections is LandslideElection. NoKillLikeOverkill is often the result of a Curb-Stomp Battle.
Battle. Often paired with TheWorfEffect, which it amplifies.
27th Nov '15 10:28:44 AM billybobfred
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17th Aug '15 3:00:07 PM Statzkeen
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* CurbStompBattle/TabletopsGames

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* CurbStompBattle/TabletopsGamesCurbStompBattle/TabletopGames
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