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28th Dec '17 5:41:38 AM Cryoclaste
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* In the attact mode cinematic to ''{{Tekken}} 5'', someone delivers a bomb to Heihachi Mishima via Jack robot.

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* In the attact mode cinematic to ''{{Tekken}} ''VideoGame/{{Tekken}} 5'', someone delivers a bomb to Heihachi Mishima via Jack robot.
18th Oct '17 9:01:25 AM xcountryguy
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* In ''Anime/CowboyBebop'', Gren sets Vicious up the bomb in the form of [[spoiler: a music box.]]

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* In ''Anime/CowboyBebop'', Gren sets Vicious up the bomb in the form of [[spoiler: a [[spoiler:a music box.]]



* The [[spoiler: New Pride]] leaves a bomb for the Comicbook/{{Runaways}} in a red herring trap.

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* The [[spoiler: New [[spoiler:New Pride]] leaves a bomb for the Comicbook/{{Runaways}} in a red herring trap.



* ''Literature/ArtemisFowl'', [[spoiler: The Opal Deception]]

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* ''Literature/ArtemisFowl'', [[spoiler: The [[spoiler:The Opal Deception]]



* In ''Literature/HaloFirstStrike'', the humans on the planet Reach allow the invading Covenant to come into possession of a NOVA bomb, which is a basically a Mega Nuke capable of destroying an entire planet. The [[BatmanGambit plan]] is for the Covenant to take it back to their capital for study and detonate it in the process. [[spoiler: It's revealed in ''Literature/HaloGhostsOfOnyx'' that they instead took it to one of their colony worlds that nonetheless has a large fleet orbiting it, and inadvertently set it off, [[EarthShatteringKaboom annihilating the fleet and a great deal of the planet]]. However, the fleet that was blown up was, while not exactly friendly to humanity, part of an EnemyCivilWar against the main Covenant.]]
* Happens in ''Literature/StormThief'' when [[spoiler: Finch reverse pickpockets the explosive armband Bane attached to him while he the detonator for the armband.]] The future victim of the explosion notices that the detonator was stolen from him but is still cocky since the bomb should still be attached to it's intended target. He gets just enough time to realize the bomb is in his pocket.

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* In ''Literature/HaloFirstStrike'', the humans on the planet Reach allow the invading Covenant to come into possession of a NOVA bomb, which is a basically a Mega Nuke capable of destroying an entire planet. The [[BatmanGambit plan]] is for the Covenant to take it back to their capital for study and detonate it in the process. [[spoiler: It's [[spoiler:It's revealed in ''Literature/HaloGhostsOfOnyx'' that they instead took it to one of their colony worlds that nonetheless has a large fleet orbiting it, and inadvertently set it off, [[EarthShatteringKaboom annihilating the fleet and a great deal of the planet]]. However, the fleet that was blown up was, while not exactly friendly to humanity, part of an EnemyCivilWar against the main Covenant.]]
* Happens in ''Literature/StormThief'' when [[spoiler: Finch [[spoiler:Finch reverse pickpockets the explosive armband Bane attached to him while he the detonator for the armband.]] The future victim of the explosion notices that the detonator was stolen from him but is still cocky since the bomb should still be attached to it's intended target. He gets just enough time to realize the bomb is in his pocket.



* In ''Series/BreakingBad'', [[spoiler: Walter White]] finally kills [[spoiler: Gus Fring]] this way at the conclusion of season 4.

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* In ''Series/BreakingBad'', [[spoiler: Walter [[spoiler:Walter White]] finally kills [[spoiler: Gus [[spoiler:Gus Fring]] this way at the conclusion of season 4.



* In ''VideoGame/CallOfDuty4'', [[spoiler: US Marines charge into a city in the Middle East in search of terrorist leader Al-Asad. Al-Asad isn't there, but a 500 kiloton nuclear warhead is...]]

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* In ''VideoGame/CallOfDuty4'', [[spoiler: US [[spoiler:US Marines charge into a city in the Middle East in search of terrorist leader Al-Asad. Al-Asad isn't there, but a 500 kiloton nuclear warhead is...]]



* In ''VideoGame/DragonAgeII'', [[spoiler: Anders uses Hawke as an UnwittingPawn to set up the Chantry the bomb.]]

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* In ''VideoGame/DragonAgeII'', [[spoiler: Anders [[spoiler:Anders uses Hawke as an UnwittingPawn to set up the Chantry the bomb.]]



* In a season 3 episode of ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsRebels'', Zeb and Chopper find an abandoned droid that turns out to be an Imperial Recon Droid [[ActionBomb with a Proton Warhead in its chest]]. [[spoiler: After disabling it and reprogramming it, they send it back and let it detonate in its mothership, destroying all the recon droids so that the Imperials won't learn which system it went to]].

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* In a season 3 episode of ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsRebels'', Zeb and Chopper find an abandoned droid that turns out to be an Imperial Recon Droid [[ActionBomb with a Proton Warhead in its chest]]. [[spoiler: After [[spoiler:After disabling it and reprogramming it, they send it back and let it detonate in its mothership, destroying all the recon droids so that the Imperials won't learn which system it went to]].
12th Sep '17 9:02:09 PM Az0riusG4m3r
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->''"But here, cleverly disguised as a bomb, is a bomb."''

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->''"But here, [[ShapedLikeItself cleverly disguised as a bomb, is a bomb.bomb]]."''
4th Sep '17 4:08:27 PM gjjones
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* In ''Series/PowerRangersDinoCharge'', Keeper tricks Fury into carrying an Energem case that actually contained an overloaded crystal. When Fury gives the case to Sledge, the crystal blows up the latter's ship and resulted in the extinction of dinosaurs.

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* In ''Series/PowerRangersDinoCharge'', Keeper tricks Fury into carrying an Energem case that actually contained an overloaded crystal.Keeper's crystal bomb. When Fury gives the case to Sledge, the crystal blows up the latter's ship and resulted in the extinction of dinosaurs.
26th Jul '17 2:15:18 AM Tyk5919
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* In Issue 9 of ''ComicBook/{{Reyn}}'', [[spoiler:Bram reprograms an igniter component to self-destruct]]. This isn't revealed until ''after'' [[TheReptilians the Venn]] plug the [[spoiler:igniter]] into the weapon they're trying to use to destroy ''Fate''. It promptly blows up in their faces.
25th Jul '17 1:15:29 AM SeptimusHeap
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* Major Bludd leaves a bomb for both sides of a business deal in an issue of the Devil's Due version of G.I.Joe.
* ''SuicideSquad'':

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* Major Bludd leaves a bomb for both sides of a business deal in an issue of the Devil's Due version of G.I.Joe.
Comicbook/GIJoe.
* ''SuicideSquad'':''Comicbook/SuicideSquad'':
18th Jul '17 8:44:36 PM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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* ''Series/{{JAG}}'': In "War Cries", an old lady leaves a basket in front of the Embassy's front gate. A Marine sentry sees this and [[GenreSavvy immediately sounds the alarm]] just before the bomb explodes.

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* ''Series/{{JAG}}'': In "War Cries", an old lady leaves a basket in front of the Embassy's front gate. A Marine sentry sees this and [[GenreSavvy immediately sounds the alarm]] alarm just before the bomb explodes.
18th Jul '17 8:44:17 PM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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->''"But here, cleverly disguised as a bomb, [[ShapedLikeItself is a bomb.]]"''

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->''"But here, cleverly disguised as a bomb, [[ShapedLikeItself is a bomb.]]"''"''
19th Jun '17 12:44:03 PM Lanes17B
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* This a challenge in ''Videogame/DeadIslandRiptide'', where the player has to use explosives to kill a certain number of zombies depending on the player's skill level.
6th Mar '17 4:01:21 PM CurledUpWithDakka
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** Sheridan...actually REALLY loves this, and related, tropes. [[Thirdspace, his destruction of the Black Star, and his destruction of Za-ha-dum ALL involved very, very big bombs.]]

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** Sheridan...actually REALLY loves this, and related, tropes. [[Thirdspace, [Thirdspace, his destruction of the Black Star, and his destruction of Za-ha-dum ALL involved very, very big bombs.]]]
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