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20th May '16 8:24:37 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* Hiei of ''YuYuHakusho'' enjoys this trope.

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* Hiei of ''YuYuHakusho'' ''Manga/YuYuHakusho'' enjoys this trope.
6th May '16 3:37:07 AM erana
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** The one-handed-plus-buckler version is refered to in [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royal_Armouries_Ms._I.33 Medieval treatises]] as "the center of swordplay" not because of it being effective as a guard (see above), but because most movements would involve (briefly) adopting this position (so a fencer must knew what to do from and against it).
12th Feb '16 3:14:41 AM lavendermintrose
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* In the end of the first episode of ''{{Anime/K}}'', Kuroh does this to Shiro right after saving him from the guys that were trying to set him on fire.
11th Feb '16 8:16:30 AM GigaHand
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* Zacharias Barnham from ''ProfessorLaytonVsAceAttorney'' does this in lieu of GivingSomeoneThePointerFinger.
23rd Jan '16 11:12:30 PM GrammarNavi
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* During the [[SuperSmashBros Subspace Emissary]]; Ike, Marth, and Metaknight do this at the same time before part 3 of the Battlefield Fortress.

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* During the [[SuperSmashBros [[VideoGame/SuperSmashBros Subspace Emissary]]; Ike, Marth, and Metaknight Meta Knight do this at the same time before part 3 of the Battlefield Fortress.
6th Jan '16 10:15:21 PM nombretomado
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* In the ''SoulSeries'' of video games, in a couple of each of their victory poses, Siegfried and Nightmare point with their {{BFS}}.

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* In the ''SoulSeries'' ''VideoGame/SoulSeries'' of video games, in a couple of each of their victory poses, Siegfried and Nightmare point with their {{BFS}}.
3rd Jan '16 11:44:10 AM nombretomado
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* Chrona from ''SoulEater'' tended to assume a stance like this (when [[EquippableAlly Ragnorak]] took the form of a broadsword) with hir sword pointed ahead and off hand arm folded across hir chest.

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* Chrona from ''SoulEater'' ''Manga/SoulEater'' tended to assume a stance like this (when [[EquippableAlly Ragnorak]] took the form of a broadsword) with hir sword pointed ahead and off hand arm folded across hir chest.
1st Jan '16 11:54:24 AM Onomateopoetic
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* ''TabletopGame/Warhammer 40,000'' has plenty of models on all sides who uses swords for this, suiting the blend of sci-fi and fantasy the setting is known for. Especially Space Marines and leaders of the Imperial Guard is fond of this, but even faction with few to no melee units, like the Tau, are prone to this.

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* ''TabletopGame/Warhammer 40,000'' ''TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}}'' has plenty of models on all sides who uses swords for this, suiting the blend of sci-fi and fantasy the setting is known for. Especially Space Marines and leaders of the Imperial Guard is fond of this, but even faction with few to no melee units, like the Tau, are prone to this.
1st Jan '16 11:50:22 AM Onomateopoetic
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* ''TabletopGame/Warhammer 40,000'' has plenty of models on all sides who uses swords for this, suiting the blend of sci-fi and fantasy the setting is known for. Especially Space Marines and leaders of the Imperial Guard is fond of this, but even faction with few to no melee units, like the Tau, are prone to this.
19th Nov '15 5:13:15 PM nombretomado
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* Aden does this in the beginning of ''RuneFactory Tides of Destiny''.

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* Aden does this in the beginning of ''RuneFactory ''[[VideoGame/RuneFactoryOceans Rune Factory Tides of Destiny''.Destiny]]''.
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