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28th Nov '16 5:08:09 PM N1KF
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* Recent incarnations of ''Comicbook/{{Spider-Man}}'' have also got him doing doing this, which isn't too much of a stretch, due to his adhesive abilities and equilibrium. (His more usual trick is to hang from ''beneath'' a lamppost arch or flagpole.)

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* Recent incarnations of ''Comicbook/{{Spider-Man}}'' ''Comicbook/SpiderMan'' have also got him doing doing this, which isn't too much of a stretch, due to his adhesive abilities and equilibrium. (His more usual trick is to hang from ''beneath'' a lamppost arch or flagpole.)
2nd Oct '16 12:48:03 PM lilysakura220
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[''Skywalker jumps and Obi-Wan slices off his arm and both legs in one circular swing'']

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[''Skywalker [''Anakin jumps and Obi-Wan slices off his arm and both legs in one circular swing'']
13th Jul '16 7:43:22 AM Willbyr
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* Used in a couple of Angel battles in ''KidouTenshiAngelicLayer''.

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* Used in a couple of Angel battles in ''KidouTenshiAngelicLayer''.''Anime/KidouTenshiAngelicLayer''.
8th Jul '16 1:39:02 PM Willbyr
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(''Skywalker jumps and Obi-Wan slices off his arm and both legs in one circular swing'')

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(''Skywalker [''Skywalker jumps and Obi-Wan slices off his arm and both legs in one circular swing'')swing'']






** In addition, [[SociopathicSoldier Kimblee]] does this in Ishval, standing on a high wall while blowing up Scar's entire village. Later, Scar [[LampshadeHanging hangs a lampshade]] on the role reversal as he stands on top of a building before escaping from Kimblee.

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** In addition, [[SociopathicSoldier Kimblee]] does this in Ishval, standing on a high wall while blowing up Scar's entire village. Later, Scar [[LampshadeHanging hangs a lampshade]] on {{lampshade|Hanging}}s the role reversal as he stands on top of a building before escaping from Kimblee.



* Happens occasionally in ''BusouRenkin''. At one point, Papillon and and Moonface have a conversation while standing on electric posts.

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* Happens occasionally in ''BusouRenkin''.''Manga/BusouRenkin''. At one point, Papillon and and Moonface have a conversation while standing on electric posts.
22nd Jun '16 2:21:43 PM Willbyr
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* Lunatic from ''TigerAndBunny'' has a habit of mixing this trope with DramaticEntrance.

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* Lunatic from ''TigerAndBunny'' ''Anime/TigerAndBunny'' has a habit of mixing this trope with DramaticEntrance.
1st Jun '16 9:16:01 AM lavendermintrose
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* Kuroh Yatogami in ''Anime/{{K}}'' is fond of this. He does it twice in the first two episodes. He doesn't seem to realize it's not quite normal in modern Tokyo, though...
20th May '16 10:52:58 AM FordPrefect
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* In ''Film/{{The Avengers|2012}}'', When Captain America throws his shield at Thor and Iron Man to get them to stop fighting and catch their attention, he does so from the top of a tree trunk.

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* In ''Film/{{The Avengers|2012}}'', When when Captain America throws his shield at Thor and Iron Man to get them to stop fighting and catch their attention, he does so from the top of a tree trunk.
1st Mar '16 6:55:38 AM IndirectActiveTransport
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* The recurring Volador [[TheGimmick gimmick]] seen on the Mexican wrestling circuit is a reference to an ancient dance performed by several pre Hispanic American groups that involved a man dancing on top of a pillar or pole while several other men dived off of it. It substitute ring posts for the usual setup.

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* The recurring Volador [[TheGimmick gimmick]] seen on the Mexican wrestling circuit is a reference to an ancient dance performed by several pre Hispanic American groups that involved a man dancing on top of a pillar or pole while several other men dived off of it. It substitute substitutes ring posts for the usual setup.


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* The Magnificent Fireman Luther Black has been lowered into arenas by the aerial platform of a fire engine, and yes, he has dove off of it to at least one opponent too.
4th Feb '16 6:32:53 AM Morgenthaler
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* In ''IronMonkey'', the entire epic final battle occurs on top of poles, because [[spoiler:the ground below is covered in burning oil.]]

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* In ''IronMonkey'', ''Film/IronMonkey'', the entire epic final battle occurs on top of poles, because [[spoiler:the ground below is covered in burning oil.]]
26th Jan '16 4:56:25 AM Adept
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* Anju and Ren both do this in ''{{Karin}}''. Both are able to fly by various means but seem limited by the vampire creed to the RuleOfCool.

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* Anju and Ren both do this in ''{{Karin}}''.''Manga/{{Karin}}''. Both are able to fly by various means but seem limited by the vampire creed to the RuleOfCool.



* ''KaitouSaintTail'' does it at least OncePerEpisode, either when she reveals her presence or once she's secured the stolen goods.

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* ''KaitouSaintTail'' ''Manga/KaitouSaintTail'' does it at least OncePerEpisode, either when she reveals her presence or once she's secured the stolen goods.
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