History Main / EarthShatteringKaboom

19th Jun '17 7:15:33 PM rjd1922
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* Mike Diva's "Japanese Donald Trump Commercial" has Trump flying into space in a giant mecha and firing an enormous energy beam to the surface of the Earth until it explodes in a blast of purple.

to:

* Mike Diva's "Japanese "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZbM6WbUw7Bs Japanese Donald Trump Commercial" has Trump Commercial]]" ends with UsefulNotes/DonaldTrump flying into space in a giant mecha HumongousMecha and firing an enormous energy beam to the surface of the Earth until it explodes in a blast of purple.
5th Jun '17 8:38:16 PM PaulA
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* Creator/RobertAHeinlein originally used the term "nova bomb" in the 1953 version of his short story "Gulf". It was a theoretical bomb that could destroy the entire Earth.

to:

* Creator/RobertAHeinlein originally used the term "nova bomb" in the 1953 version of his short story "Gulf"."Literature/{{Gulf}}". It was a theoretical bomb that could destroy the entire Earth.
26th May '17 12:13:57 PM Pinokio
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* ''Contra: Legacy of War'' ends with a planetoid heating up and exploding, leaving our heroes stranded in space.
21st May '17 12:18:28 PM Jubileus57
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* Should you fail to destroy [[spoiler: Jubileus' body]] at the end of ''VideoGame/{{Bayonetta}}'', such fate will befall the Earth.
** Another possible kaboom occurs right before it, if [[spoiler: Jubileus' soul hits one of the planets on it's path to the Sun. Should the planet in question be Earth, well...]].
21st May '17 11:15:56 AM HighCrate
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* It is slightly hinted that ''Film/{{Spaceballs}}'' parodies ''Film/BeneathThePlanetOfTheApes'' as well. [[spoiler: When [[BigBad President Skroob]], Dark Helmet, and Colonel Sandurz crashland on the Planet of the Apes, an ape says "''Oh shit, there goes the planet.''" The scene changes after that, and never switches back to the planet, making it seem more of a WhatHappenedToTheMouse, but if you've seen ''Beneath the Planet of the Apes'', [[GenreSavvy you can assume what happens next]].]]

to:

* It is slightly hinted that ''Film/{{Spaceballs}}'' parodies ''Film/BeneathThePlanetOfTheApes'' as well. [[spoiler: When [[BigBad President Skroob]], Dark Helmet, and Colonel Sandurz crashland on the Planet of the Apes, an ape says "''Oh shit, there goes the planet.''" The scene changes after that, and never switches back to the planet, making it seem more of a WhatHappenedToTheMouse, but if you've seen ''Beneath the Planet of the Apes'', [[GenreSavvy you can assume what happens next]].]]
14th May '17 7:40:04 AM RandomNumberReactor
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

** [[spoiler: If you fail to hit the Deplanetizer switch in time during [[FinalBoss last battle]], however, it ''does'' produce this on [[NonStandardGameOver its intended target.]]]]
30th Apr '17 11:25:13 AM mquinn1984
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In Lindsay Buroker's ''Literature/FallenEmpire'' series, the planet of Kir, home of the psychic Starseers, is destroyed in battle due to a combination of nuclear and kinetic bombardment and psychic superweapons.



* In Lindsay Buroker's ''Literature/FallenEmpire'' series, the planet of Kir, home of the psychic Starseers, is destroyed 300-odd years before the story began due to a combination of nuclear and kinetic bombardment and psychic superweapons.
30th Apr '17 11:22:21 AM mquinn1984
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In Lindsay Buroker's ''Literature/FallenEmpire'' series, the planet of Kir, home of the psychic Starseers, is destroyed in battle due to a combination of nuclear and kinetic bombardment and psychic superweapons.


Added DiffLines:

* In Lindsay Buroker's ''Literature/FallenEmpire'' series, the planet of Kir, home of the psychic Starseers, is destroyed 300-odd years before the story began due to a combination of nuclear and kinetic bombardment and psychic superweapons.
30th Apr '17 11:20:48 AM mquinn1984
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* In Lindsay Buroker's ''Literature/FallenEmpire'' series, the planet of Kir, home of the psychic Starseers, is destroyed in battle due to a combination of nuclear and kinetic bombardment and psychic superweapons.
28th Apr '17 9:14:33 AM ImperialMajestyXO
Is there an issue? Send a Message


** They added a nice touch when it was indirectly destroyed by the worst villain of the series, Pilaf, in GT.

to:

** They added a nice touch when it was indirectly destroyed by the worst most pathetic villain of the series, Pilaf, in GT.
This list shows the last 10 events of 309. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Main.EarthShatteringKaboom