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21st Nov '16 9:53:21 AM Eddy1215
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** Done again in the GrandFinale as a Bookends [[spoiler:when Tyler did the same after the Rangers traveled back in time, this time destroying Fury]].







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* ''{{WesternAnimation/Futurama}}: Bender's Big Score'': "You've been scammed, sweetheart!"

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* ''{{WesternAnimation/Futurama}}: Bender's Big Score'': "You've "[[BeatThemAtTheirOwnGame You've been scammed, sweetheart!"scammed,]] [[OutGambitted sweetheart!]]"



* In the ''TransformersAnimated'' episode "Decepticon Air", Optimus loads a pile of explosive energon cubes onto the lift and then cuts the lift cable, dropping it right down to the Decepticons waiting for him at the bottom.

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* In the ''TransformersAnimated'' ''WesternAnimation/TransformersAnimated'' episode "Decepticon Air", Optimus loads a pile of explosive energon cubes onto the lift and then cuts the lift cable, dropping it right down to the Decepticons waiting for him at the bottom.



14th Oct '16 5:33:45 PM Jeduthun
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See IncrediblyObviousBomb, TimeBomb, PineappleSurprise. Often part of YouGotMurder or WhyAmITicking.

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See IncrediblyObviousBomb, TimeBomb, PineappleSurprise. Often part of YouGotMurder or WhyAmITicking.
WhyAmITicking. Compare and contrast ExplosiveStupidity for when someone TooDumbToLive manages to do this to themselves.
9th Oct '16 3:19:03 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.
4th Sep '16 5:09:09 AM erforce
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* This turns up a lot in the ''Franchise/PinkPanther'' films from ''Film/AShotInTheDark'' onwards. More often than not, they result in NonFatalExplosions.

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* This turns up a lot in the ''Franchise/PinkPanther'' ''Franchise/ThePinkPanther'' films from ''Film/AShotInTheDark'' onwards. More often than not, they result in NonFatalExplosions.
23rd Aug '16 3:08:11 AM UmbrellasWereAwesome
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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 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.]]

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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 revealed in ''Literature/HaloGhostsOfOnyx ''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.]]
23rd Aug '16 3:07:55 AM UmbrellasWereAwesome
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* In ''Literature/HaloGhostsOfOnyx'', 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: They instead take it to one of their colony worlds that nonetheless has a large fleet orbiting it,and inadvertently set it off, [[EarthShatteringKaboom annihalating the fleet and a great deal of the planet.]] However, the fleet that blew up was, while not exactly friendly to humanity, part of an EnemyCivilWar against the main Covenant.]]

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* In ''Literature/HaloGhostsOfOnyx'', ''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: They It's revealed in ''Literature/HaloGhostsOfOnyx that they instead take took it to one of their colony worlds that nonetheless has a large fleet orbiting it,and it, and inadvertently set it off, [[EarthShatteringKaboom annihalating annihilating the fleet and a great deal of the planet.]] planet]]. However, the fleet that blew was blown up was, while not exactly friendly to humanity, part of an EnemyCivilWar against the main Covenant.]]
14th Aug '16 1:01:48 PM UmbrellasWereAwesome
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** In ''VideoGame/Halo4''[='s=] ''Spartan Ops'', Fireteam Crimson has to find and disable HAVOK nukes that the Covenant managed to sneak aboard the ''Infinity''.

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** In one level of ''VideoGame/Halo4''[='s=] ''Spartan Ops'', Fireteam Crimson has to find and disable HAVOK nukes that the Covenant managed to sneak aboard the ''Infinity''.
14th Aug '16 1:01:38 PM UmbrellasWereAwesome
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* In the the Halo novel Ghosts of Onyx, 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: They instead take it to one of their colony worlds that nonetheless has a large fleet orbiting it,and inadvertantly set it off, [[EarthShatteringKaboom annihalating the fleet and a great deal of the planet.]] However, the fleet that blew up was, while not exactly friendly to humanity, part of an EnemyCivilWar against the main Covenant.]]

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* In the the Halo novel Ghosts of Onyx, ''Literature/HaloGhostsOfOnyx'', 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: They instead take it to one of their colony worlds that nonetheless has a large fleet orbiting it,and inadvertantly inadvertently set it off, [[EarthShatteringKaboom annihalating the fleet and a great deal of the planet.]] However, the fleet that blew up was, while not exactly friendly to humanity, part of an EnemyCivilWar against the main Covenant.]]



* ''VideoGame/{{Halo 2}}'': After temporarily disarming the bomb the Covenant set up on Cairo Station, MC then [[RidingTheBomb rides the bomb]] back to its setter-uppers.

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''VideoGame/{{Halo 2}}'': After temporarily disarming the bomb the Covenant set up on Cairo Station, MC the Master Chief then [[RidingTheBomb rides the bomb]] back to its setter-uppers.


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** In ''VideoGame/Halo4''[='s=] ''Spartan Ops'', Fireteam Crimson has to find and disable HAVOK nukes that the Covenant managed to sneak aboard the ''Infinity''.
15th May '16 10:38:50 AM TheFarmboy
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** ''VideoGame/StarWarsRebellion'' As a similar case with a Rebel spy, but with a ''friggin' Death Star''!

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** ''VideoGame/StarWarsRebellion'' As a similar case cutscene with a Rebel spy, spy disguised as a stormtrooper for planting a bomb, but with inside a ''friggin' Death Star''!
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12th May '16 2:52:27 PM TheFarmboy
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* In ''[[VideoGame/XWing Star Wars: X-Wing]]'', a cutscene had Rebel spies sneaking a bomb onboard the Star Destroyer ''[[IronicName Invincible]]'', disguised as a delivery of supplies. They escaped as the ship blew up.
** ''VideoGame/StarWarsRebellion'' As a similar case with a Rebel spy, but with a ''friggin' Death Star''!
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