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20th Jan '16 11:30:43 PM BattleMaster
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** In Fallout 4 in particular the pipe wrench is actually a fairly effective melee weapon at low to mid levels, thanks to the weapon mod system, as it gains mods that not only boost its damage, but also increase its chances of crippling a target or deal extra damage to limbs.
18th Jan '16 11:07:53 AM Diask
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[[folder: Anime and Manga]] * ''Manga/FullmetalAlchemist'': Winry, who also is a WrenchWench. Poor Ed.
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[[folder: Anime [[folder:Anime and Manga]] Manga]] * ''Manga/FullmetalAlchemist'': Winry, Winry from ''Manga/FullmetalAlchemist'', who also is a WrenchWench. Poor Ed.


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* A wrench is used to kill [[spoiler:Laird]] in ''Series/{{Battlestar Galactica|2003}}''.
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* A In ''Series/BattlestarGalactica2003'', a wrench is used to kill [[spoiler:Laird]] in ''Series/{{Battlestar Galactica|2003}}''.[[spoiler:Laird]].


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* Principal Takashi Hanya in ''Persona 2: Innocent Sin'' uses a giant wrench as a melee weapon.
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* Principal Takashi Hanya in ''Persona 2: ''VideoGame/{{Persona 2}}: Innocent Sin'' uses a giant wrench as a melee weapon.

* In ''VideoGame/{{BanjoKazooie}}: Nuts & Bolts'', Kazooie carries around a magic Wrench that, aside from carrying stuff around via {{Tractor Beam}}s, can be used as a melee weapon.
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* In ''VideoGame/{{BanjoKazooie}}: ''VideoGame/BanjoKazooie: Nuts & Bolts'', Kazooie carries around a magic Wrench that, aside from carrying stuff around via {{Tractor Beam}}s, can be used as a melee weapon.

* In ''VideoGame/{{BanjoKazooie}}: Nuts & Bolts'', Kazooie carries around a magic Wrench that, aside Tinker Knight from carrying stuff around via {{Tractor Beam}}s, ''VideoGame/ShovelKnight'' can be used as toss his spanner like a melee weapon.boomerang in his desperate attempt to defeat the player. Knock his hit-points down enough and he starts throwing ''fountains'' of spanners.

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* In the ''WebComic/{{XKCD}}'' comic [[http://xkcd.com/538/ "Security"]], hypothetical bad guys who want access to someone's files figure that using a wrench for [[TortureAlwaysWorks torture]] would be the [[MundaneSolution mundane]] alternative to intensive hacking.
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* In the ''WebComic/{{XKCD}}'' ''WebComic/{{xkcd}}'' comic [[http://xkcd.com/538/ "Security"]], hypothetical bad guys who want access to someone's files figure that using a wrench for [[TortureAlwaysWorks torture]] would be the [[MundaneSolution mundane]] {{mundane|Solution}} alternative to intensive hacking. hacking.

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12th Jan '16 3:27:07 PM eroock
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->''This wrench is good for both tightening nuts and bashing skulls'' -->--'''Enormous Wrench Description''', ''Videogame/DungeonsOfDredmor''
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->''This ->''"This wrench is good for both tightening nuts and bashing skulls'' -->--'''Enormous skulls."'' -->-- '''Enormous Wrench Description''', ''Videogame/DungeonsOfDredmor''
30th Dec '15 6:24:27 AM Winter
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* In ''VideoGame/ValkyriaChroniclesII'', the Armored Tech class carries an enormous wrench as a melee weapon and multipurpose tool.
21st Dec '15 1:26:29 AM TPPR10
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* Wrenches appear in all ''VideoGame/{{Fallout}}'' games after the second one, but are only used as weapons in ''Fallout 2'' and ''VideoGame/FalloutTacticsBrotherhoodOfSteel''.
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* Wrenches appear in all ''VideoGame/{{Fallout}}'' games after the second one, but are only used as weapons in ''Fallout 2'' 2'', ''VideoGame/FalloutTacticsBrotherhoodOfSteel'' and ''VideoGame/FalloutTacticsBrotherhoodOfSteel''.''VideoGame/{{Fallout 4}}''
16th Oct '15 5:35:58 PM Lopiny
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->''This wrench is good for both tightening nuts and bashing skulls'' -->--'''Enormous Wrench Description''', ''Videogame/DungeonsOfDredmor''
14th Sep '15 6:58:53 AM StFan
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* Smile from ''Anime/SeikimatsuOccultGakuin'' has a giant wrench as his weapon of choice.
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* Smile from ''Anime/SeikimatsuOccultGakuin'' ''Anime/OccultAcademy'' has a giant wrench as his weapon of choice.
8th Aug '15 1:29:39 AM Cryoclaste
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* Takashi in ''HighSchoolOfTheDead'' uses a wrench as a weapon as they enter Shizuka's friend's apartment. * Smile from ''SeikimatsuOccultGakuin'' has a giant wrench as his weapon of choice.
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* Takashi in ''HighSchoolOfTheDead'' ''Manga/HighSchoolOfTheDead'' uses a wrench as a weapon as they enter Shizuka's friend's apartment. * Smile from ''SeikimatsuOccultGakuin'' ''Anime/SeikimatsuOccultGakuin'' has a giant wrench as his weapon of choice.

* In ''GIJoe'' comics, a large automechanic's wrench is the weapon of choice for the recent Deadnok recruit Heartwrencher. In spite of his name, the same doesn't apply to longtime Dreadnok Monkeywrench.
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* In ''GIJoe'' ''Franchise/GIJoe'' comics, a large automechanic's wrench is the weapon of choice for the recent Deadnok recruit Heartwrencher. In spite of his name, the same doesn't apply to longtime Dreadnok Monkeywrench.

* In ''SheHulk'', during Byrne's run, the main character was being mind-controlled by Xemu, her BFF whacked him on his braindome. * TheGoon calls the chrome-plated adjustable pipe wrench "the finest monster hunting technology 1932 had to offer." * In ''SecretSix #14'', Ragdoll smashes [[spoiler: [[AssholeVictim Smythe the Slaver]]'s]] hand and back with a wrench before lodging it in his head. [[NotQuiteDead It doesn't kill him though.]] * A dead worker is shown with a wrench embedded in his face in ''Film/{{Hatchet}} / [[HackSlash Slash]]''.
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* In ''SheHulk'', ''ComicBook/SheHulk'', during Byrne's run, the main character was being mind-controlled by Xemu, her BFF whacked him on his braindome. * TheGoon ComicBook/TheGoon calls the chrome-plated adjustable pipe wrench "the finest monster hunting technology 1932 had to offer." * In ''SecretSix ''ComicBook/SecretSix #14'', Ragdoll smashes [[spoiler: [[AssholeVictim Smythe the Slaver]]'s]] hand and back with a wrench before lodging it in his head. [[NotQuiteDead It doesn't kill him though.]] * A dead worker is shown with a wrench embedded in his face in ''Film/{{Hatchet}} / [[HackSlash [[ComicBook/HackSlash Slash]]''.

* ''{{Mekton}}'' has a RunningGag of mecha pilots making stupid design suggestions and getting hit on the head by the resident WrenchWench.
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* ''{{Mekton}}'' ''TabletopGame/{{Mekton}}'' has a RunningGag of mecha pilots making stupid design suggestions and getting hit on the head by the resident WrenchWench.

* Gremlin Thwackers in ''SpiralKnights''.
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* Gremlin Thwackers in ''SpiralKnights''.''VideoGame/SpiralKnights''.

** ''SystemShock2'' also has a wrench as a weapon. Where else do you think ''[[SpiritualSuccessor BioShock]]'' got it from?
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** ''SystemShock2'' ''VideoGame/SystemShock2'' also has a wrench as a weapon. Where else do you think ''[[SpiritualSuccessor BioShock]]'' got it from?

* In ''VideoGame/{{Banjo-Kazooie}}: Nuts & Bolts'', Kazooie carries around a magic Wrench that, aside from carrying stuff around via {{Tractor Beam}}s, can be used as a melee weapon.
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* In ''VideoGame/{{Banjo-Kazooie}}: ''VideoGame/{{BanjoKazooie}}: Nuts & Bolts'', Kazooie carries around a magic Wrench that, aside from carrying stuff around via {{Tractor Beam}}s, can be used as a melee weapon.

* Ed, from ''FakeKnight'' carries a wrench.
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* Ed, from ''FakeKnight'' ''Webcomic/FakeKnight'' carries a wrench.

* [[{{Transformers}} Ratchet]] has been known to throw wrenches at those who intrude in his med-bay.
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* [[{{Transformers}} [[Franchise/{{Transformers}} Ratchet]] has been known to throw wrenches at those who intrude in his med-bay.
2nd Jul '15 4:38:45 PM nombretomado
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* A wrench is used to kill [[spoiler:Laird]] in ''[[Series/BattlestarGalacticaReimagined Battlestar Galactica]]''.
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* A wrench is used to kill [[spoiler:Laird]] in ''[[Series/BattlestarGalacticaReimagined Battlestar Galactica]]''.''Series/{{Battlestar Galactica|2003}}''.
11th Jun '15 8:50:17 AM LordAaronus
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* ''Film/RumbleInTheBronx'' subverts this with JackieChan starting out by hitting the GiantMook, [[NoSell to no effect]] - then the TagalongKid passes him a bike helmet, which he whacks the guy's face with, still no effect - then the kid gives him a big wrench. One look at it and the mook caves.
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