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24th Jun '16 4:17:28 PM ilovehirohamada
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"An eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth", as they say.
25th May '16 1:22:13 PM Shadowgazer
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* ''WesternAnimation/IceAge'': has main villain Soto lose all sympathy once he makes clear that his intentions were to eat baby Roshan as payback for what his father and the rest of the tribe did to their pack. It doesn't help that he is ready to vent his frustration to his second-in-command for failing and that he doesn't really seem to care for the rest of his gang.
22nd May '16 11:59:35 AM Dravencour
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Often, the justification the villain uses for this act -- and it's pretty much always a villain or a ''very'' dark AntiHero that does this, due to it being very much MoralEventHorizon-worthy even if it is in response to another MoralEventHorizon as mentioned above -- is that he or she wants the person to suffer as the villain has suffered as a result of the act, even if the hero caused it accidentally and the villain deliberately. (Which is claiming that the chief harm was not to the wife, who ''died'', but to the villain, who lost his wife; this underscores the ItsAllAboutMe issue.)

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\nOften, the justification the villain uses for this act -- and it's pretty much always a villain or a ''very'' dark AntiHero that does this, due to it being very much MoralEventHorizon-worthy even if it is in response to another MoralEventHorizon as mentioned above -- is that he or she wants the person to suffer as the villain has suffered as a result of the act, even if the hero caused it accidentally and the villain deliberately. (Which is claiming that Indeed, the chief harm was that the villain is concerned with is not the harm to the wife, who ''died'', but to the villain, villain himself, who lost his wife; her; this underscores the ItsAllAboutMe issue.)
selfish nature of this form of vengeance.
17th May '16 10:34:14 AM emeriin
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* In WebVideo/TheNostalgiaCritic's Matrix Month, Black Willy Wonka tells him that Tamara and Malcolm got brainwashed ''because'' he trusts them, even though he treats them badly.
14th May '16 11:21:39 PM ImperialMajestyXO
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* In ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10092339/1/Ranma-Saotome-Chi-Master Ranma Saotome, Chi Master]]'', Qiáng Wang wants revenge on the guru who destroyed his organization. But since he's not strong enough to take on her, he decides to target Ranma, her apprentice.
14th May '16 4:46:55 PM Piando
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* In ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}'', Adam Taurus is the head of a [[WesternTerrorist terrorist organization]] that Blake defected from. Upon seeing her again, he swears to punish her by destroying everything she loves, [[spoiler: starting with Yang]].

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* In ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}'', Adam Taurus is the head of a [[WesternTerrorist [[WesternTerrorists terrorist organization]] that Blake defected from. Upon seeing her again, he swears to punish her by destroying everything she loves, [[spoiler: starting with Yang]].



** Captain Nemesis attempted to combine this with SadisticChoice on Ben by kidnapping [[LoveInterests Julie]] with another girl everyone thought Ben was dating. He learnt the hard way that using this method against Ben was a ''[[BerserkButton damn]] [[BewareTheNiceOnes bad]]'' [[TranquilFury idea]].

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** Captain Nemesis attempted to combine this with SadisticChoice on Ben by kidnapping [[LoveInterests Julie]] with another girl everyone thought Ben was dating. He learnt learned the hard way that using this method against Ben was a ''[[BerserkButton damn]] [[BewareTheNiceOnes bad]]'' [[TranquilFury idea]].
9th May '16 2:06:09 PM aidreamer
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* In ''Webcomic/TheAdventuresOfDrMcNinja'', the BigBad, King Radical, attempts to cause [[spoiler:TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt in order to save his own world]]. When the Doctor manages to damage his plans beyond repair, King Radical decides to utterly break and destroy the Doctor and murders an innocent child with poison gas right in front of him as part of his efforts to do so.
2nd May '16 9:30:34 AM Mhazard
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In some occasions, it may be justified for the heroes to do this toward the villains and their offsprings as long as they are AssholeVictim. See PayEvilUntoEvil for more details.

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In some occasions, it may be justified for the heroes to do this toward the villains and [[DaddysLittleVillain their offsprings offsprings]] as long as they are AssholeVictim. See PayEvilUntoEvil for more details.
29th Apr '16 9:11:35 AM TheSinful
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* In ''[[http://ficwad.com/story/213011 Eroninja]]'' one of [[Manga/{{Naruto}} Tsume's]] detractors who tried to overthrow her as Alpha of the Inuzuka clan (only to get [[CurbStompBattle completely crushed]]) deliberately baits her son Kiba into challenging him then beating the hell out of him. It almost works, since an Inuzuka can't challenge anyone they beat previously, until ''Naruto'' [[NoHoldsBarredBeatdown challenges him]].
25th Apr '16 11:26:08 PM aye_amber
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* Eric Cartman's scheme in the ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' episode "Scott Tenorman Must Die". To sum it up: Scott Tenorman tricked Cartman into buying his pubic hair. In revenge, Cartman constructed an [[BatmanGambit elaborate plot]] (after several failed attempts) that resulted in Tenorman's parents being shot to death by an irate farmer, ground into a fine chili, and [[IAteWhat fed to Scott at a public event]], after which, {{Radiohead}} (Tenorman's favorite band) arrived on Cartman's request to [[MenDontCry mock him mercilessly for crying about it]].

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* Eric Cartman's scheme in the ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' episode "Scott Tenorman Must Die". To sum it up: Scott Tenorman tricked Cartman into buying his pubic hair. In revenge, Cartman constructed an [[BatmanGambit elaborate plot]] (after several failed attempts) that resulted in Tenorman's parents being shot to death by an irate farmer, ground into a fine chili, and [[IAteWhat fed to Scott at a public event]], after which, {{Radiohead}} Music/{{Radiohead}} (Tenorman's favorite band) arrived on Cartman's request to [[MenDontCry mock him mercilessly for crying about it]].it.]]
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