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20th Jun '17 12:24:31 AM jerodast
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--> ''"I have dreamed a dream. But now that dream is gone from me."'' - Morpheus



---> '''"When Gotham is ashes, then you have my permission to die""'''

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---> '''"When ''"When Gotham is ashes, then you have my permission to die""'''die."''
17th May '17 7:53:00 AM IdumeanPatriot
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* In ''Literature/{{Victoria}}'', the forces of the reactionary [[KnightTemplar Confederation]] systematically burn and destroy the capital of Azania's LadyLand as they invade it, in order to convince the Amazons that their female society has failed, and that they must now submit to the [[NoWomansLand proper natural order]] proved stronger by trial of war.
22nd Apr '17 5:24:20 PM nombretomado
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* Happens ''thrice'' in ''SuikodenV''. The first occurs after the coup, a major PlayerPunch accompanied by a real sense of loss even if it's sort of a ForegoneConclusion. The second is Lelcar being set ablaze, driving home just how far the enemy is willing to go since it's one of their own cities they're torching. The ''third'' is the attack on Beaver Lodge, which [[MoralEventHorizon pushes the enemy]] from any argument of WellIntentionedExtremist to monsters openly planning ''genocide'' to "purify Falena." In all cases, the target is the hometown of several of the [[OneHundredAndEight Stars of Destiny]], and attention is always given to their reaction.

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* Happens ''thrice'' in ''SuikodenV''.''VideoGame/SuikodenV''. The first occurs after the coup, a major PlayerPunch accompanied by a real sense of loss even if it's sort of a ForegoneConclusion. The second is Lelcar being set ablaze, driving home just how far the enemy is willing to go since it's one of their own cities they're torching. The ''third'' is the attack on Beaver Lodge, which [[MoralEventHorizon pushes the enemy]] from any argument of WellIntentionedExtremist to monsters openly planning ''genocide'' to "purify Falena." In all cases, the target is the hometown of several of the [[OneHundredAndEight Stars of Destiny]], and attention is always given to their reaction.
21st Mar '17 1:06:30 PM TudorRose
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* In the ''[[Literature/DeptfordMice Deptford Histories]]'' book ''The Oaken Throne'', the squirrel princess Ysabelle (chosen to be the next [[TheHighQueen Starwife]]) is forced to flee her home, Coll Regalis, with guards to protect her. The bat army is to attack at nightfall. Her parents and many inhabitants of the realm have stayed behind [[HeroicSacrifice as a diversion]] and it is certain that they will be killed. When the battle begins, Ysabelle and her entourage pause and sadly watch the destruction of their home in the distance behind them.
6th Feb '17 4:11:01 PM eroock
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* In ''VideoGame/LifeIsStrange'', if you choose to save Chloe at the end, the two of you hold hands while watching Arcadia Bay getting destroyed by the tornado.
23rd Jan '17 2:31:27 PM Allronix
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** ''Film/RogueOne'': The Rogues can't do a thing other than watch when Tarkin uses the Death Star to nuke the Holy City as a test. Later, [[spoiler: [[KillEmAll The last survivors are caught in the blast when the Death Star is used again at their location.]] Andor and Jyn just hug, knowing death's coming.]]
15th Dec '16 12:02:48 PM LudicrousRaven
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* In the final arc of ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'' Bill Cipher [[spoiler:escapes into the real world and unleashes Weirdmaggeddon on the town, capturing its terrified citizens and turning them to stone and reducing the town to a fiery wasteland over several days]]

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* In the final arc of ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'' Bill Cipher and his henchmaniacs [[spoiler:escapes into the real world and unleashes Weirdmaggeddon on the town, capturing its terrified citizens and turning them to stone and reducing the town to a fiery wasteland over several days]]
15th Dec '16 12:00:40 PM LudicrousRaven
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* In the final arc of ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'' Bill Cipher [[spoiler:escapes into the real world and unleashes Weirdmaggeddon on the town, capturing its terrified citizens and turning them to stone and reducing the town to a fiery wasteland over several days]]
30th Oct '16 3:39:34 PM nombretomado
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* In Creator/MercedesLackey's ''HeraldsOfValdemar'' universe, upon returning to their homeland after the Cataclysm, the Kaled'a'in find a glass-floored crater where it had been, and look down from the cliff walls into it.

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* In Creator/MercedesLackey's ''HeraldsOfValdemar'' ''Literature/HeraldsOfValdemar'' universe, upon returning to their homeland after the Cataclysm, the Kaled'a'in find a glass-floored crater where it had been, and look down from the cliff walls into it.
6th Sep '16 5:43:02 PM SilentStranger
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* The first volume of ''TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles'' has the Foot, led by a resurrected Shredder, attack the Turtles while they're living with April in her fathers old junk shop, with the store being burned to the ground in the process, leading to the Turtles, April and Casey Jones going into exile in Massachusetts for a year, before kicking off the "Return To New York" storyarc. This storyline has been adapted in different ways, most notably in the 1990 movie and the 2003 cartoon.



* ''Film/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles1990'': April O'Neill watches her father's store burn to the ground after an attack from the Foot Clan, as she and the Turtles drive away.


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* The first part of the season 1 finale of ''CodenameKidsNextDoor'' ends with the Delightful Children Down the Lane destroying the KND's treehouse HQ as an afterthought of achieving their main goal of [[spoiler: turning Numbuh 1 into an adult]]. The next episode opens with the main characters reduced to using a cardboard box as a base. The treehouse is rebuilt during the credits of the season finale.
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