History YouShallNotPass / VideoGames

3rd Nov '16 5:29:40 AM TheSaintOfAllTropers
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** Sans applies the same method as his [[spoiler: "special attack"]] in Genocide Run to stop you from destroying the world.

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**Undyne the Undying does this, too, trying to stop you on the bridge before you can kill any more monsters on the Genocide Run. [[spoiler:[[ForegoneConclusion She fails]].]]
-->Undyne: [[InTheNameOfTheMoon "For the sake of the world...]] [[BadassBoast I, UNDYNE, will strike you down!"]]
-->(transforms)
-->[[SuperMode Undyne the Undying:]] [[BadassBoast You're gonna have to try a little harder than THAT.]]
** Sans applies the same method as his [[spoiler: "special attack"]] in Genocide Run to stop you from destroying the world.world.
***Actually, that entire battle might qualify. Sans is [[SNKBoss trying to stall you for as long as possible:]] he knows full well that if he [[VideoGameLives kills you, you'll just respawn]] through [[HeroicWillpower Determ]][[VillainousValor ination]], but [[HeroAntagonist he's not gonna let that stop him from fighting to the death in the hopes you just give up.]] Maybe do something [[PacifistRun a little more peaceful.]]
-->Sans: *that expression on your face... [[LeaningOnTheFourthWall that's the face of somebody who's already died once.]] [[TranquilFury guess that just means i'm really good at my job.]]
5th Oct '16 4:22:17 PM nombretomado
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* Happens a lot in the sandbox universe of {{EVE Online}} none more famously as the "Siege of C-J6", Red Alliance's homeworld, by the then more powerful Lotke Volterra. The failure of the siege was the beginning of the end for LV.

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* Happens a lot in the sandbox universe of {{EVE Online}} ''VideoGame/EVEOnline'' none more famously as the "Siege of C-J6", Red Alliance's homeworld, by the then more powerful Lotke Volterra. The failure of the siege was the beginning of the end for LV.



* Happens near the end of ''SpecOpsTheLine'', as [[spoiler:Adams]] faces off against the [[spoiler:last of the Damned 33rd]] to give [[spoiler:Walker]] time to reach and confront [[spoiler:Konrad]].

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* Happens near the end of ''SpecOpsTheLine'', ''VideoGame/SpecOpsTheLine'', as [[spoiler:Adams]] faces off against the [[spoiler:last of the Damned 33rd]] to give [[spoiler:Walker]] time to reach and confront [[spoiler:Konrad]].
28th Sep '16 1:03:49 PM BGFU
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* In ''VideoGame/StellaGlow'' when Angels swarm the Anthem Hall, Hrodulf stays behind so that the Harbingers, the Ninth Regiment, Queen Anastasia, and Regent Elmar can escape.

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* In ''VideoGame/StellaGlow'' when Angels swarm the Anthem Hall, Hrodulf stays behind so that the Harbingers, the Ninth Regiment, Queen Anastasia, and Regent Elmar can escape.escape.
* In ''VideoGame/{{Undertale}}'', several bosses have a clear intention of not letting you pass them:
** Toriel blocks your way and doesn't want you out of the Ruins, since all the previous children she let out ended up dead.
** Mad Dummy blames you for doing-whatever-you-did with his cousin and starts to fight you. When he's all out of attacks, he just plans to hold his turn forever so that you can't progress.
** Sans applies the same method as his [[spoiler: "special attack"]] in Genocide Run to stop you from destroying the world.
15th Aug '16 10:20:16 PM UmbrellasWereAwesome
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* In VideoGame/HaloReach, [[spoiler: Noble Six does this to let the Pillar of Autumn get away. S/he eventually falls to seven elites.]]

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* In VideoGame/HaloReach, ''VideoGame/HaloReach'', [[spoiler: Noble Six does this to let the Pillar ''Pillar of Autumn Autumn'' get away. S/he eventually falls to a small Covenant army, with seven elites.Elites being the ones to finish him/her off.]]
16th Jul '16 4:22:37 PM nombretomado
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* In ArTonelico2 [[spoiler: Alfman]] does this Immediately after his HeelFaceTurn. He blocks the entrance to an elevator against the Divine Army so the main cast can continue their climb.

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* In ArTonelico2 ''VideoGame/ArTonelicoIIMelodyOfMetafalica'', [[spoiler: Alfman]] does this Immediately after his HeelFaceTurn. He blocks the entrance to an elevator against the Divine Army so the main cast can continue their climb.
31st Mar '16 7:04:13 AM Sterok
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* In ''VideoGame/KingsQuest2015'' Achaka can pull this potentially if you choose a certain option where he buys Graham time to escape.

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* In ''VideoGame/KingsQuest2015'' Achaka can pull this potentially if you choose a certain option where he buys Graham time to escape.
* In ''VideoGame/StellaGlow'' when Angels swarm the Anthem Hall, Hrodulf stays behind so that the Harbingers, the Ninth Regiment, Queen Anastasia, and Regent Elmar can
escape.
12th Feb '16 10:50:39 AM Prfnoff
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* Somewhat parodied in ''AlphaCentauri''. Richard Baxton held off four waves of [[MindRape mind]] [[FaceFullOfAlienWingWong worms]] on his own with a single recon rover, saving a colony. The parody is that his story rights are purchased, then altered and repackaged as "Recon Rover Rick" so that it can be sold as an entertainment franchise, [[FamilyUnfriendlyDeath downplaying the horror of his demise.]]

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* Somewhat parodied in ''AlphaCentauri''.''VideoGame/SidMeiersAlphaCentauri''. Richard Baxton held off four waves of [[MindRape mind]] [[FaceFullOfAlienWingWong worms]] on his own with a single recon rover, saving a colony. The parody is that his story rights are purchased, then altered and repackaged as "Recon Rover Rick" so that it can be sold as an entertainment franchise, [[FamilyUnfriendlyDeath downplaying the horror of his demise.]]



** In the sequel, most of your team for the Suicide Mission stays to hold off a horde of Collectors, allowing you and two others to destroy the Collector Base and [[spoiler: The Human Reaper.]] Depending on who is left in that team and who is loyal, none, some, or all of them will get back to the ship and survive. For extra drama/comedy try leaving a single heavy to hold the line.

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** In the sequel, ''VideoGame/MassEffect2'', most of your team for the Suicide Mission stays to hold off a horde of Collectors, allowing you and two others to destroy the Collector Base and [[spoiler: The Human Reaper.]] Depending on who is left in that team and who is loyal, none, some, or all of them will get back to the ship and survive. For extra drama/comedy try leaving a single heavy to hold the line.
6th Jan '16 10:23:35 PM nombretomado
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* Exact quote from Aege, the Earth of Foundation, from ''[[SoulSeries Soul Calibur III]]'', the CuteBruiser [[TheJuggernaut Juggernaut]] [[TheDitz Ditz]] with a unique trait that makes her unable to be thrown, knocked down, or stunned. She is the penultimate opponent of Chronicle 11, and cannot be avoided.

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* Exact quote from Aege, the Earth of Foundation, from ''[[SoulSeries ''[[VideoGame/SoulSeries Soul Calibur III]]'', the CuteBruiser [[TheJuggernaut Juggernaut]] [[TheDitz Ditz]] with a unique trait that makes her unable to be thrown, knocked down, or stunned. She is the penultimate opponent of Chronicle 11, and cannot be avoided.
15th Nov '15 10:41:05 AM nombretomado
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* {{Saga Frontier 2}} has this in the one chapter where you control Johan the Assassin. Do note the enemies in that section are actually infinite, and Johan is poisoned to death, meaning you'll eventually lose - but Johan is so strong that you can easily rack up a huge kill count, and in fact, canonically, when people come looking for Gustave and Johan in the wreckage of the area they fought in, they find neither of their bodies among the ''hundreds'' of corpses that litter the area. Now you know why you don't mess with Johan.

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* {{Saga Frontier 2}} ''VideoGame/SaGaFrontier2'' has this in the one chapter where you control Johan the Assassin. Do note the enemies in that section are actually infinite, and Johan is poisoned to death, meaning you'll eventually lose - but Johan is so strong that you can easily rack up a huge kill count, and in fact, canonically, when people come looking for Gustave and Johan in the wreckage of the area they fought in, they find neither of their bodies among the ''hundreds'' of corpses that litter the area. Now you know why you don't mess with Johan.
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