History Main / GraspTheSun

26th Mar '16 5:42:58 PM Knight20
Is there an issue? Send a Message


[[AC:{{Anime}}]]

to:

[[AC:{{Anime}}]]
[[foldercontrol]]

[[folder:{{Anime}}]]




[[AC:ComicBooks]]

to:

\n[[AC:ComicBooks]][[/folder]]

[[folder:ComicBooks]]




[[AC:FanWorks]]

to:

\n[[AC:FanWorks]][[/folder]]

[[folder:FanWorks]]




[[AC:{{Film}}]]

to:

\n[[AC:{{Film}}]][[/folder]]

[[folder:{{Film}}]]




[[AC:{{Literature}}]]

to:

\n[[AC:{{Literature}}]][[/folder]]

[[folder:{{Literature}}]]




[[AC:LiveActionTV]]

to:

\n[[AC:LiveActionTV]][[/folder]]

[[folder:LiveActionTV]]




[[AC:{{Music}}]]

to:

\n[[AC:{{Music}}]][[/folder]]

[[folder:{{Music}}]]




[[AC:VideoGames]]

to:

\n[[AC:VideoGames]][[/folder]]

[[folder:VideoGames]]




[[AC:{{Webcomics}}]]

to:

\n[[AC:{{Webcomics}}]][[/folder]]

[[folder:{{Webcomics}}]]




[[AC:WesternAnimation]]

to:

\n[[AC:WesternAnimation]][[/folder]]

[[folder:WesternAnimation]]




[[AC:Other]]

to:

\n[[AC:Other]][[/folder]]

[[folder:Other]]


Added DiffLines:

[[/folder]]
28th Jan '16 9:21:51 PM Stealth
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* Used by Creator/{{Hyadain}} to convey the lonely, sad mood of the eponymous singer in his "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07RY9TMysiE Bubble Man, I'm Bubble Man]]" ''Franchise/MegaMan'' fan song.

to:

* Used by Creator/{{Hyadain}} Music/{{Hyadain}} to convey the lonely, sad melancholy mood of the eponymous singer in his "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07RY9TMysiE Bubble Man, I'm Bubble Man]]" ''Franchise/MegaMan'' fan song.
28th Jan '16 9:15:27 PM Stealth
Is there an issue? Send a Message



to:

* Used by Creator/{{Hyadain}} to convey the lonely, sad mood of the eponymous singer in his "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07RY9TMysiE Bubble Man, I'm Bubble Man]]" ''Franchise/MegaMan'' fan song.
20th Dec '15 9:13:53 AM GoldenDarkness
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* Naruto "reaches out to sun" when he makes his HeroicVow to save Hinata and reciprocate her feelings in ''[[Anime/Naruto7TheLast The Last: Naruto The Movie]]''. It's also a VisualPun as Hinata's name [[MeaningfulName means]] "into the sun/place in the sun".

to:

* Naruto "reaches out to sun" when he makes his HeroicVow to save Hinata and reciprocate her feelings in ''[[Anime/Naruto7TheLast The Last: Naruto The Movie]]''.''Anime/TheLastNarutoTheMovie''. It's also a VisualPun as Hinata's name [[MeaningfulName means]] "into the sun/place in the sun".
9th Sep '15 6:20:42 AM MachRider1985
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* ''Fanfic/{{HERZ}}'': During her nightmare in chapter 2 Asuka reminisces how she clutched at the Sun while threatening the Evas after getting her left eye impaled.
30th Jul '15 3:34:58 AM MechWarrior
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'' (TheMovie), Asuka clutches at the sun while trying to get up [[spoiler:after she gets fragged by mass produced Evas but [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome refuses to give up]] [[ThereIsNoKillLikeOverkill then that arm gets split in half as she is impaled over and over again]]]].

to:

* In ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'' (TheMovie), Asuka clutches at the sun while trying to get up [[spoiler:after she gets fragged by mass produced Evas but [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome [[SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome refuses to give up]] [[ThereIsNoKillLikeOverkill then that arm gets split in half as she is impaled over and over again]]]].



* In ''{{Gundam 00}}'', Lockon tries "grabbing" the Earth [[spoiler:while he delivers his FamousLastWords]].

to:

* In ''{{Gundam ''{{Anime/Gundam 00}}'', Lockon tries "grabbing" the Earth [[spoiler:while he delivers his FamousLastWords]].



* ''SorcererHunters'': Carrot does this in the opening credits animation.
* Mayuri Shiina of ''[[SteinsGate Steins;Gate]]'' does this with some frequency. Okabe calls it [[GratuitousEnglish Stardust Shake Hand.]] [[spoiler: He does it himself at the climax of [[HesBack Episode 23.]]]]

to:

* ''SorcererHunters'': ''Manga/SorcererHunters'': Carrot does this in the opening credits animation.
* Mayuri Shiina of ''[[SteinsGate Steins;Gate]]'' ''VisualNovel/SteinsGate'' does this with some frequency. Okabe calls it [[GratuitousEnglish Stardust Shake Hand.]] [[spoiler: He does it himself at the climax of [[HesBack Episode 23.]]]]



* In ''SupremePower'', Hyperion flies into orbit for the first time as a boy, and looks down at Earth. Light from the sun gets in his eyes, and he puts his hand in front of him, over Earth. He pulls his hand back... and then puts it back in front of the world, as if to clutch it.

to:

* In ''SupremePower'', ''ComicBook/SupremePower'', Hyperion flies into orbit for the first time as a boy, and looks down at Earth. Light from the sun gets in his eyes, and he puts his hand in front of him, over Earth. He pulls his hand back... and then puts it back in front of the world, as if to clutch it.



* A famous bit of symbolism in ''TheGreatGatsby'' involves the titular AntiHero reaching to grasp the light across the water (at Daisy's mansion).

to:

* A famous bit of symbolism in ''TheGreatGatsby'' ''Literature/TheGreatGatsby'' involves the titular AntiHero reaching to grasp the light across the water (at Daisy's mansion).



* Also, DuranDuran's "Reach Up for the Sunrise".

to:

* Also, DuranDuran's Music/DuranDuran's "Reach Up for the Sunrise".



* Asura from ''AsurasWrath'' does this with the moon. [[RuleOfCool Before punching his way to the floating city of Shinto with the same hand.]]

to:

* Asura from ''AsurasWrath'' ''VideoGame/AsurasWrath'' does this with the moon. [[RuleOfCool Before punching his way to the floating city of Shinto with the same hand.]]



* Invoked but avoided, by nature of the "fight", in the final showdown of ''TheFlightOfDragons'': when [[BigBad Ommadon]] threatens to [[GraspTheSun rip the sun from the sky above]] and use it to scorch the land, [[UnfazedEveryman Peter]] [[LogicBomb defeats the spell]] [[ShutUpHannibal by stating as fact]] [[MagicVersusScience that the "sun" he's reaching for is actually an afterimage]].

to:

* Invoked but avoided, by nature of the "fight", in the final showdown of ''TheFlightOfDragons'': ''WesternAnimation/TheFlightOfDragons'': when [[BigBad Ommadon]] threatens to [[GraspTheSun rip the sun from the sky above]] and use it to scorch the land, [[UnfazedEveryman Peter]] [[LogicBomb defeats the spell]] [[ShutUpHannibal by stating as fact]] [[MagicVersusScience that the "sun" he's reaching for is actually an afterimage]].
17th Jul '15 9:59:03 AM Willbyr
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''[[Manga/NoMatterHowILookAtItItsYouGuysFaultImNotPopular No Matter How I Look at It, It's You Guys' Fault I'm Not Popular!]]'': Tomoko does this in the OP.

to:

* ''[[Manga/NoMatterHowILookAtItItsYouGuysFaultImNotPopular No Matter How I Look at It, It's You Guys' Fault I'm Not Popular!]]'': ''Manga/NoMatterHowILookAtItItsYouGuysFaultImNotPopular'': Tomoko does this in the OP.
17th Jul '15 9:58:37 AM Willbyr
Is there an issue? Send a Message








* ''LoveHina'': Keitarou does this to the Tokyo University clock tower.

to:

* ''LoveHina'': ''Manga/LoveHina'': Keitarou does this to the Tokyo University clock tower.



* A variant in ''{{Hellsing}}'', where Alucard does this to the moon.

to:

* A variant in ''{{Hellsing}}'', ''Manga/{{Hellsing}}'', where Alucard does this to the moon.



* ''TengenToppaGurrenLagann'', naturally.

to:

* ''TengenToppaGurrenLagann'', ''Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann'', naturally.
9th Jul '15 10:10:30 AM MachRider1985
Is there an issue? Send a Message


[[AC:FanFiction]]
* Done in [[Fanfic/SinnerBlueDarksMisfortune SinnerBlue:Dark's Misfortune]] by the eponymous protagonist.

to:

[[AC:FanFiction]]
[[AC:FanWorks]]
* ''Manga/ReTake'': [[spoiler:Asuka's "death"]], as it was in the movie. And in the final chapter she does this after [[spoiler:Shinji has put an engagement ring around her finger.]]
* ''Fanfic/SinnerBlueDarksMisfortune'':
Done in [[Fanfic/SinnerBlueDarksMisfortune SinnerBlue:Dark's Misfortune]] by the eponymous protagonist.
1st May '15 9:29:39 PM chicagomel
Is there an issue? Send a Message



to:

* In the last ''Best Wishes'' series episode of ''Anime/Pokemon'', Ash does this as he recalls all of his previous traveling companions and thinks ahead to Kalos region.
This list shows the last 10 events of 69. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Main.GraspTheSun