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30th May '16 3:24:55 AM TheCuza
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* ''Film/TenaciousDInThePickOfDestiny'', the reflective surface of Jables's guitar reflects Satan's lightning attack back at him, breaking off his horn and allowing Tenacious D to perform the spell that sealed him away the first time. It's not entirely clear if it's the shine or the apparently random runes painted on it.

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* ''Film/TenaciousDInThePickOfDestiny'', when Satan [[ShockAndAwe fires lighting]] at Kage, Jables dives in front of him in an attempt to [[TakingTheBullet take the reflective surface of Jables's guitar reflects Satan's bullet]]. By pure dumb luck, the lightning attack hits the shiny foil "JB" logo that Jables had stuck onto his guitar, which reflects it back at him, breaking Satan and breaks a piece off one of his horn and horns, allowing Tenacious D to perform the spell that sealed him away the first time. It's not entirely clear if it's the shine or the apparently random runes painted on it.
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27th May '16 1:18:26 PM Quanyails
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* ''VideoGame/TheClueFinders: Mystery of the Missing Amulet'' uses this as a ChekhovsGun. During the opening cutscene, Owen is using [[RobotBuddy Laptrap]]'s shell as a mirror to comb his hair, which LapTrap resents. At the end of the game, Owen once again uses LapTrap's shiny shell as a mirror to [[HoistByHisOwnPetard reflect the eponymous amulet's powers back at the evil sorceress Malicia,]] trapping her inside the amulet.

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* ''VideoGame/TheClueFinders: Mystery of the Missing Amulet'' uses this as a ChekhovsGun. During the opening cutscene, Owen is using [[RobotBuddy Laptrap]]'s LapTrap]]'s shell as a mirror to comb his hair, which LapTrap [=LapTrap=] resents. At the end of the game, Owen once again uses LapTrap's [=LapTrap=]'s shiny shell as a mirror to [[HoistByHisOwnPetard reflect the eponymous amulet's powers back at the evil sorceress Malicia,]] trapping her inside the amulet.
3rd May '16 2:50:59 AM StarTropes
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* In ''Anime/{{Pokemon}}'', mirrors have been used to reflect hypnosis waves. The reason this happens is...never explained. It just does.
17th Mar '16 10:15:16 PM ultimomant
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* In ''WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyond'' episode 13 ("Ascension") Blight fires a small blast of flame-like radiation and Batman reflects it back at him with a serving tray.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyond'' episode 13 ("Ascension") Blight fires a small blast of flame-like radiation and Batman reflects it back at him with a metal serving tray.tray. The impact does blow Batman across the room and destroy the tray, but the blast indeed bounces back at Blight.
10th Mar '16 2:47:14 PM GrammarNavi
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* ''{{xkcd}}'' combines this with PreMortemOneLiner: [[http://xkcd.com/1441/ "Apollo Retroreflectors"]].

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* ''{{xkcd}}'' ''Webcomic/{{xkcd}}'' combines this with PreMortemOneLiner: [[http://xkcd.com/1441/ "Apollo Retroreflectors"]].
23rd Jan '16 8:10:15 PM Gideoncrawle
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->''"Mirrors and magic are like oil and water; they repel each other and can't mix. If [[CuteWitch Winnie]] isn't careful, a spell could ricochet off a mirror and land where it wasn't supposed to."''

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->''"Mirrors and magic are like oil and water; they repel each other and can't mix. If [[CuteWitch Winnie]] Winnie isn't careful, a spell could ricochet off a mirror and land where it wasn't supposed to."''
12th Jan '16 11:08:01 PM ImpudentInfidel
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* ''Film/TenaciousDInThePickOfDestiny'', the reflective surface of Jables's guitar reflects Satan's lightning attack back at him, breaking off his horn and allowing Tenacious D to perform the spell that sealed him away the first time.

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* ''Film/TenaciousDInThePickOfDestiny'', the reflective surface of Jables's guitar reflects Satan's lightning attack back at him, breaking off his horn and allowing Tenacious D to perform the spell that sealed him away the first time.
time. It's not entirely clear if it's the shine or the apparently random runes painted on it.
11th Jan '16 11:55:53 PM Slaphappyjoy
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* In ''WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyond'' episode 13 ("Ascension") Blight fires a small blast of flame-like radiation and Batman reflects it back at him with a serving tray.
13th Dec '15 9:18:46 PM TheCuza
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* ''Film/TenaciousDInThePickOfDestiny'', the reflective surface of Jables's guitar reflects Satan's lightning attack back at him, breaking off his horn and allowing Tenacious D to perform the spell that sealed him away the first time.
22nd Aug '15 6:24:58 PM nombretomado
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* In ''MobileSuitGundamSEEDDestiny'', the Akatsuki Gundam is covered in a golden mirror coating called Yata-no-Kagami that reflects ALL beam attacks. And in a time where virtually every mobile suit is using a beam weapon, this makes it extremely powerful.

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* In ''MobileSuitGundamSEEDDestiny'', ''Anime/MobileSuitGundamSEEDDestiny'', the Akatsuki Gundam is covered in a golden mirror coating called Yata-no-Kagami that reflects ALL beam attacks. And in a time where virtually every mobile suit is using a beam weapon, this makes it extremely powerful.
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