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3rd May '16 4:25:16 AM isoycrazy
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* Although all the ElementalPowers in ''Literature/CodexAlera'' are useful in war, using firecrafting to make a FlamingSword is a common tactic when High Lords are fighting because wounds that have been cauterized are extremely difficult for watercrafters to heal. Fire is also handy against [[HordeOfAlienLocusts the Vord]], since the ''croach'' they rely on to keep them alive is very flammable.

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* ''Literature/CodexAlera''
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Although all the ElementalPowers in ''Literature/CodexAlera'' in are useful in war, using firecrafting to make a FlamingSword is a common tactic when High Lords are fighting because wounds that have been cauterized are extremely difficult for watercrafters to heal. Fire is also handy against [[HordeOfAlienLocusts the Vord]], since the ''croach'' they rely on to keep them alive is very flammable.


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** Firecrafting can also induce powerful emotions, like passion and fear. First Lord Gaius Sextus once wields a flaming blade so powerful with this firecrafting-induced fear, men just dropped dead from their fear killing them.
** In ''First Lord's Fury'' Tavi learns that [[spoiler:while bonding with a fury to make it loyal to the person requires watercrafting, another person can disupt that basic process with firecrafting, freeing the fury]].
2nd May '16 6:02:25 AM erforce
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* Subverted in ''Film/TheTerminator'', when destroying the titular indestructible death-robot's gasoline truck seems to work for a little bit, but his creepy-ass metal endoskeleton just gets up again after a few seconds, despite the fact that all its skin just got burned off. When fire just isn't hot enough, you can always try molten iron, as in the 2nd film.

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* Subverted in ''Film/TheTerminator'', when destroying the titular indestructible death-robot's gasoline truck seems to work for a little bit, but his creepy-ass metal endoskeleton just gets up again after a few seconds, despite the fact that all its skin just got burned off. When fire just isn't hot enough, you can always try molten iron, as in the 2nd film.[[Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay second film]].
30th Apr '16 9:41:03 AM Morgenthaler
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This is prevalent not just in myth and fiction or games based on it, but also in works that are completely new and unrelated. For example, the Hydra and Trolls demonstrate one of the most frequent, and logical, applications for anti-monster fire: It prevents [[HealingFactor regeneration]]. [[BurnTheUndead In the case of]] TheUndead, usually they're too dumb and slow to put it out (zombies), it reminds them of the sun (vampires), or they're already walking kindling (mummies). Other times it's used to make sure whatever just got killed ''[[FireKeepsItDead stays]]'' [[FireKeepsItDead that way]]. Aliens, of course, can be ImmuneToBullets, but will burn up nicely in fire and not go into BodyHorror. Witches and [[TheHeretic heretics]] for a long time were considered to be in league with evil as well, and so it was a common myth that they were [[BurnTheWitch dealt with in the same manner]].

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This is prevalent not just in myth and fiction or games based on it, but also in works that are completely new and unrelated. For example, the Hydra and Trolls demonstrate one of the most frequent, and logical, applications for anti-monster fire: It prevents [[HealingFactor regeneration]]. [[BurnTheUndead In the case of]] TheUndead, usually they're too dumb and slow to put it out (zombies), it reminds them of the sun (vampires), or they're already walking kindling (mummies). Other times it's used to make sure whatever just got killed ''[[FireKeepsItDead stays]]'' [[FireKeepsItDead that way]]. Aliens, of course, can be ImmuneToBullets, but will burn up nicely in fire and not go into BodyHorror.fire. Witches and [[TheHeretic heretics]] for a long time were considered to be in league with evil as well, and so it was a common myth that they were [[BurnTheWitch dealt with in the same manner]].
30th Apr '16 9:37:11 AM Morgenthaler
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Not to be confused with [[FryingPanOfDoom Kill It With Fryer]], [[BadassPreacher Kill It With Friar]] (though Friars often love to kill Daemons with Fire), [[RazorFloss Kill It With Wire]], or [[DeathGlare Kill It With Ire]]. Or ExampleSectionectomy for that matter, although often this trope tends to be used as a PotholeMagnet for such by Administrivia/TropeRepairShop users [[{{Irony}} that want to kill Pothole Magnets]].

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Not to be confused with [[FryingPanOfDoom Kill It With Fryer]], [[BadassPreacher Kill It With Friar]] (though Friars often love to kill Daemons with Fire), [[RazorFloss Kill It With Wire]], or [[DeathGlare Kill It With Ire]]. Or ExampleSectionectomy for that matter, ExampleSectionectomy, although often this trope tends to be used as a PotholeMagnet for such by Administrivia/TropeRepairShop users [[{{Irony}} that want to kill Pothole Magnets]].
29th Apr '16 7:34:29 AM Arivne
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** [[http://www.scp-wiki.net/scp-466 SCP-466 ("Mobile Veins")]]. If SCP-466 breaches containment it is to be suppressed using flame weaponry (e.g. flamethrowers).
23rd Apr '16 8:38:20 AM Arivne
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** [[http://www.scp-wiki.net/scp-420 SCP-420 ("Aggressive Skin Condition")]]. When a person who drank SCP-420-1 reaches the sixth stage of infection they start growing rapidly and must be incinerated before something horrible occurs.
22nd Apr '16 9:35:11 AM AFreakyDude
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* After Wrestling/HulkHogan defeated Wrestling/UltimateWarrior with the help of his nephew Horace Hogan in their [[SoBadItsHorrible/{{WCW}} infamous match]], Horace attempted to do that to Warrior by dousing him with lighter fluid.

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* After Wrestling/HulkHogan defeated Wrestling/UltimateWarrior with the help of his nephew Horace Hogan in their [[SoBadItsHorrible/{{WCW}} [[Horrible/{{WCW}} infamous match]], Horace attempted to do that to Warrior by dousing him with lighter fluid.
22nd Apr '16 9:33:34 AM AFreakyDude
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* After Wrestling/HulkHogan defeated Wrestling/UltimateWarrior with the help of his nephew Horace Hogan in their [[Horrible/WCW infamous match]], Horace attempted to do that to Warrior by dousing him with lighter fluid.

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* After Wrestling/HulkHogan defeated Wrestling/UltimateWarrior with the help of his nephew Horace Hogan in their [[Horrible/WCW [[SoBadItsHorrible/{{WCW}} infamous match]], Horace attempted to do that to Warrior by dousing him with lighter fluid.
22nd Apr '16 9:28:49 AM AFreakyDude
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* After Wrestling/HulkHogan defeated Wrestling/UltimateWarrior with the help of his nephew Horace Hogan in their [[HorribleWCW infamous match]], Horace attempted to do that to Warrior by dousing him with lighter fluid.

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* After Wrestling/HulkHogan defeated Wrestling/UltimateWarrior with the help of his nephew Horace Hogan in their [[HorribleWCW [[Horrible/WCW infamous match]], Horace attempted to do that to Warrior by dousing him with lighter fluid.
22nd Apr '16 9:25:04 AM AFreakyDude
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* After costing Wrestling/TheUndertaker the WWE Championship against Wrestling/ShawnMichaels in a [[GimmickMatches Casket Match]], Wrestling/{{Kane}} and Wrestling/PaulBearer locked him in the casket and dragged it out front of everyone. Kane used an [[AxCrazy ax]] to chop holes in the casket. Then he doused it with gasoline and set it on fire with a book of matches provided by Bearer.
* Wrestling/RandyOrton and his dad Wrestling/BobOrton tried to do the same thing to the Undertaker after defeating him in a handicap Casket Match 7 years later.
* After Wrestling/HulkHogan defeated Wrestling/UltimateWarrior with the help of his nephew Horace Hogan in their [[HorribleWCW infamous match]], Horace attempted to do that to Warrior by dousing him with lighter fluid.
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