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18th May '16 10:14:50 AM MegaMarioMan
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** In the original VideoGame/PaperMario, before you battle The Koopa Bros., you have to battle them in a very unconvincing Bowser mecha.

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** In the original VideoGame/PaperMario, ''VideoGame/PaperMario64'', before you battle The Koopa Bros., you have to battle them in a very unconvincing Bowser mecha.



* ''[[{{VideoGame/Zuma}} Zuma's Revenge!]]'' has this with the final boss.

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* ''[[{{VideoGame/Zuma}} Zuma's Revenge!]]'' has this with the final boss. He has 10 or so hearts, and hitting him takes them all away and begins rolling the credits in a rather [[StylisticSuck bland]] manner. Then they get interrupted by the ''real'' final boss. Turns out, the guy you just "fought" was only his chef.
30th Apr '16 12:48:47 PM Quanyails
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29th Feb '16 2:06:35 PM Morgenthaler
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** [[CaptainAmerica Red Skull]] is ridiculously easy to deal with, but once you deplete his lifebar, "he" turns into a huge robot with a vast array of attacks that battles you while the real Red Skull watches cackling in the safety of an impervious [[spoiler:(until the beaten robot falls onto it)]] glass dome.

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** [[CaptainAmerica Red Skull]] Skull is ridiculously easy to deal with, but once you deplete his lifebar, "he" turns into a huge robot with a vast array of attacks that battles you while the real Red Skull watches cackling in the safety of an impervious [[spoiler:(until the beaten robot falls onto it)]] glass dome.



* The second-to-last Soviet mission in ''CommandAndConquerRedAlert3''. In the first part of the mission, you are supposed to backstab the Allies' forces coming to the peace conference, which is, by all means, suspiciously easy for a late game mission. After you wiped out the Allies, however... [[spoiler:Cherdenko decided that YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness and wished to get rid of you because [[HeKnowsTooMuch you knew too much]].]]

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* The second-to-last Soviet mission in ''CommandAndConquerRedAlert3''.''VideoGame/CommandAndConquerRedAlert3''. In the first part of the mission, you are supposed to backstab the Allies' forces coming to the peace conference, which is, by all means, suspiciously easy for a late game mission. After you wiped out the Allies, however... [[spoiler:Cherdenko decided that YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness and wished to get rid of you because [[HeKnowsTooMuch you knew too much]].]]



* ''{{Ys}}'' series:

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* The battle against the Queen of Hearts in ''AmericanMcgeesAlice''. [[spoiler:Turns out the boss you thought was the Queen was just a puppet... that the real Queen was wearing on one of her ''tentacles''.]]

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* The battle against the Queen of Hearts in ''AmericanMcgeesAlice''.''VideoGame/AmericanMcgeesAlice''. [[spoiler:Turns out the boss you thought was the Queen was just a puppet... that the real Queen was wearing on one of her ''tentacles''.]]
14th Dec '15 3:09:48 PM Discar
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* In ''VideoGame/SilentScope'''s Highway level, after taking out Cobra and saving ThePresidentsDaughter, he gets back up and hijacks a semi truck.

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* In ''VideoGame/SilentScope'''s Highway level, after taking out Cobra and saving ThePresidentsDaughter, the President's daughter, he gets back up and hijacks a semi truck.
20th Nov '15 9:49:30 PM ironcommando
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* ''VideoGame/{{Fallout 4}}'': One of the very first missions has you don a PoweredArmor and wield a [[GatlingGood Minigun]] to take down a bunch of raiders, including their leader Gristle. Gristle is stronger than the raiders, but he can't hurt you much thanks to your armor and falls quickly. Shortly after that, a [[LightningBruiser much stronger, faster and tougher]] Deathclaw pops out of the ground and serves as the actual boss.

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* ''VideoGame/{{Fallout 4}}'': One of the very first missions has you don a PoweredArmor and wield a [[GatlingGood Minigun]] to take down a bunch of raiders, including their leader Gristle. Gristle is stronger than the raiders, but he can't hurt you much thanks to your armor and falls quickly. quickly to your Minigun. Shortly after that, a [[LightningBruiser much stronger, faster and tougher]] Deathclaw [[GiantSpaceFleaFromNowhere pops out of the ground ground]] and serves as the actual boss.
20th Nov '15 9:48:49 PM ironcommando
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* ''VideoGame/{{Fallout 4}}'': One of the very first missions has you don a PoweredArmor and wield a [[GatlingGood Minigun]] to take down a bunch of raiders, including their leader Gristle. Gristle is stronger than the raiders, but he can't hurt you thanks to your armor and falls quickly... Shortly after that, a [[LightningBruiser much stronger, faster and tougher]] Deathclaw pops out of the ground and serves as the actual boss.

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* ''VideoGame/{{Fallout 4}}'': One of the very first missions has you don a PoweredArmor and wield a [[GatlingGood Minigun]] to take down a bunch of raiders, including their leader Gristle. Gristle is stronger than the raiders, but he can't hurt you much thanks to your armor and falls quickly...quickly. Shortly after that, a [[LightningBruiser much stronger, faster and tougher]] Deathclaw pops out of the ground and serves as the actual boss.
20th Nov '15 9:48:31 PM ironcommando
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* ''VideoGame/{{Fallout 4}}'': One of the very first missions has you don a PoweredArmor and wield a [[GatlingGood Minigun]] to take down a bunch of raiders, including their leader Gristle. Gristle is stronger than the raiders, but he can't hurt you thanks to your armor and falls quickly... Shortly after that, a [[LightningBruiser much stronger, faster and tougher]] Deathclaw pops out of the ground and serves as the actual boss.
30th Sep '15 3:58:58 PM nombretomado
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* In {{Onimusha}}: Dawn of Dreams, [[spoiler:Fortinbras]] appears in giant snake monster form and Soki has to fight him in full on Black Oni mode. Normally, this would be the end of it, [[spoiler:until Fortinbras reveals he was just messing with you to get rid of Soki's ace in his sleeve, appearing in human form for the real final battle against the entire cast, which is way harder.]]

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* In {{Onimusha}}: ''VideoGame/{{Onimusha}}: Dawn of Dreams, Dreams'', [[spoiler:Fortinbras]] appears in giant snake monster form and Soki has to fight him in full on Black Oni mode. Normally, this would be the end of it, [[spoiler:until Fortinbras reveals he was just messing with you to get rid of Soki's ace in his sleeve, appearing in human form for the real final battle against the entire cast, which is way harder.]]
24th Sep '15 7:27:20 PM Berrenta
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* ''VideoGame/{{Gradius}} [=ReBirth=]''[='=]s Stage 4 boss starts off as the Stage 1 boss with seemingly no difference. Once you destroy all the barriers guarding its [[ForMassiveDamage core]], it zooms forward, flies into the background, flips to show its other side, comes back around, regenerates its core barriers, and proceeds to fight you again, this time with more [[BeamSpam lasers]] and a nasty attack in which it fires two containment lasers and sweeps the screen vertically.

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* ''VideoGame/{{Gradius}} [=ReBirth=]''[='=]s Stage 4 boss starts off as the Stage 1 boss with seemingly no difference. Once you destroy all the barriers guarding its [[ForMassiveDamage [[AttackItsWeakPoint core]], it zooms forward, flies into the background, flips to show its other side, comes back around, regenerates its core barriers, and proceeds to fight you again, this time with more [[BeamSpam lasers]] and a nasty attack in which it fires two containment lasers and sweeps the screen vertically.
29th Aug '15 8:42:01 AM Earriorwatcher
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** And on Mythic mode for Highmaul, just when you've defeated Imperator Mar'gok, an alterate-universe version of Cho'gall shows up, kills Mar'gok, and attacks the party.
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