History Main / StrippedToTheBone

22nd Aug '17 9:09:29 PM TroperNo9001
Is there an issue? Send a Message
8th Aug '17 5:43:15 PM thatother1dude
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* The opening scenes of ''Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay'' established that human skeletons can survive nuclear Armageddon, but not being stepped on by a T-800 chassis. Later in the movie, Sarah Connor's dream in the Mexican desert repeats the trope.

to:

* The opening scenes of ''Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay'' established that human skeletons can survive nuclear Armageddon, but not being stepped on by a T-800 chassis. Later in the movie, Sarah Connor's dream in the Mexican desert repeats shows someone hanging to a fence when caught in the trope.blast of a nuclear weapon being. The flesh is blown away like dust, yet the skeleton remains intact, held together, and ''keeps hanging on the fence''.
21st Jul '17 7:10:33 AM BeerBaron
Is there an issue? Send a Message



to:

e



* This happens to every dragon killed by the Dragonborn in ''VideoGame/TheElderScrollsVSkyrim'', due to the Dragonborn absorbing its soul upon the dragon's death.

to:

* This happens In ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'', to every [[DeaderThanDead permanently kill]] a [[OurDragonsAreDifferent dragon]], you must first slay its physical form and then [[YourSoulIsMine absorb its soul]]. While anyone of sufficient ability can do the former, only another dragon killed by (or a Dragonborn) is capable of the latter. Failure to absorb a dragon's soul leaves open the possibility of it [[ResurrectiveImmortality being resurrected]] in the future. In ''[[VideoGame/TheElderScrollsVSkyrim Skyrim]]'', the PlayerCharacter is a Dragonborn of legend, a rare mortal gifted with the [[DragonsAreDivine divine]] [[OurAngelsAreDifferent Aedric]] soul of a dragon. When the Dragonborn in ''VideoGame/TheElderScrollsVSkyrim'', due to the Dragonborn absorbing its soul upon the absorbs a dragon's death.soul, the flesh burns away, leaving only a smoldering skeleton.
18th Jul '17 5:54:27 PM Morgenthaler
Is there an issue? Send a Message


** At the end of ''Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk'', the [[VillainByDefault Nazis]] open the Ark and [[spoiler:have their skin and flesh blasted away, leaving the bones behind.]]

to:

** * At the end of ''Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk'', the [[VillainByDefault Nazis]] open the Ark and [[spoiler:have their skin and flesh blasted away, leaving the bones behind.]]
18th Jul '17 5:54:02 PM Morgenthaler
Is there an issue? Send a Message


** In ''Film/PitchBlack'', one of the Imam's young companions gets trapped in a dark room with a swarm of juvenile winged aliens. By the time the others break in, all that's left are his clothes and bloody bones.

to:

** * In ''Film/PitchBlack'', one of the Imam's young companions gets trapped in a dark room with a swarm of juvenile winged aliens. By the time the others break in, all that's left are his clothes and bloody bones.
17th Jun '17 7:36:16 AM GojiBiscuits
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* This is the fate of Oxter in ''Series/TheReturnOfUltraman''. After being turned into bones by Ultraman Jack, he spends the rest of his now-undead existence finally being able to rest with the rest of his skeletonized herd at the bottom of a lake.
25th Mar '17 12:53:08 PM shawn_allen
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* In ''Film/XmenTheLastStand'', Jean Grey's power strips off the flesh from Logan's body, but his mutant healing ability, enhanced by his proximity to her, keeps healing him almost instantly, allowing him to actually approach her where as everyone else within sight was vaporized.
22nd Mar '17 10:58:24 AM GlitteringFlowers
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* In ''Manga/PuellaMagiOrikoMagica'', this is what happens to [[spoiler: Kazuko Saotome]] during a Witch attack at Madoka and Co.'s school.
22nd Jan '17 6:51:52 PM Sharlee
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* During an aerial battle-scene in ''WesternAnimation/{{Epic}}'', Mandrake's rot-arrow reduces a riding bat to a bare skeleton, which falls apart as its Leafman rider goes plummeting to the ground.
9th Jan '17 10:48:32 PM ultimomant
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* In ''ComicBook/OurWorldsAtWar'', Imperiex [[TheWorfEffect takes out]] Doomsday by reducing him to a skeleton with a single energy blast. Being Doomsday, he eventually regenerates his body in a later story.
This list shows the last 10 events of 98. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Main.StrippedToTheBone