History YouShallNotPass / WesternAnimation

16th Sep '17 11:34:16 AM SeptimusHeap
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* In the mid-1990s ''WesternAnimation/{{X-Men}}'' animated series, in the first season finale, {{Wolverine}} and Gambit are infiltrating a Sentinel production facility. Wolverine smells some, and so he herds Gambit to relative safety--then locks the door behind him and runs back to face them. Subverted in that Gambit blows the door open and comes to Logan's rescue. Near the end of the episode, Cyclops finds the two of them [[OffscreenMomentOfAwesome standing on a pile of destroyed Sentinels, Wolverine's shirt in tatters]].

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* In the mid-1990s ''WesternAnimation/{{X-Men}}'' ''WesternAnimation/XMen'' animated series, in the first season finale, {{Wolverine}} and Gambit are infiltrating a Sentinel production facility. Wolverine smells some, and so he herds Gambit to relative safety--then locks the door behind him and runs back to face them. Subverted in that Gambit blows the door open and comes to Logan's rescue. Near the end of the episode, Cyclops finds the two of them [[OffscreenMomentOfAwesome standing on a pile of destroyed Sentinels, Wolverine's shirt in tatters]].
23rd Jul '17 2:57:26 AM Piterpicher
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* In the Creator/DrSeuss short ''HalloweenIsGrinchNight'', main character Ukariah tries to stop the Grinch from tormenting Whoville with his strange device, the Paraphernalia Wagon. Although the Grinch regards him as not a threat, he eventually decides to test the [[MindRape abilities of the Wagon on Ukariah.]] He survives, miraculously.

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* In the Creator/DrSeuss short ''HalloweenIsGrinchNight'', ''WesternAnimation/HalloweenIsGrinchNight'', main character Ukariah tries to stop the Grinch from tormenting Whoville with his strange device, the Paraphernalia Wagon. Although the Grinch regards him as not a threat, he eventually decides to test the [[MindRape abilities of the Wagon on Ukariah.]] He survives, miraculously.
16th May '17 7:00:54 PM nombretomado
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* Parodied in The Amazing World Of Gumball. When Darwin & Gumball are being chased by a crowd of living toast, Darwin decides to stay behind to buy Gumball some time. When the slices of toast catch up to darwin, he slaps down everyone who tries to pounce on him until he realizes they're harmless & starts to feel bad so just leaves them there.

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* Parodied in The Amazing World Of Gumball.''WesternAnimation/TheAmazingWorldOfGumball''. When Darwin & Gumball are being chased by a crowd of living toast, Darwin decides to stay behind to buy Gumball some time. When the slices of toast catch up to darwin, he slaps down everyone who tries to pounce on him until he realizes they're harmless & starts to feel bad so just leaves them there.



* Parodied in the Creator/ComedyCentral series ''UglyAmericans'' with [[spoiler:Gandalf the receptionist of the wizard's guild]]. You're free to pass, if you sign in first.

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* Parodied in the Creator/ComedyCentral series ''UglyAmericans'' ''WesternAnimation/UglyAmericans'' with [[spoiler:Gandalf the receptionist of the wizard's guild]]. You're free to pass, if you sign in first.
5th Sep '16 9:16:25 AM gwen
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* In the ''[[WesternAnimation/{{Thundercats 2011}} [=ThunderCats (2011)=]]]'' episode "Omens Part Two", during TheSiege of their DoomedHometown, a wounded Jaga, announcing that "IWillOnlySlowYouDown", buys time for Lion-O, Tygra, Cheetara and Snarf to escape Mumm-Ra's invading forces.

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* In the ''[[WesternAnimation/{{Thundercats 2011}} [=ThunderCats (2011)=]]]'' episode "Omens Part Two", during TheSiege of their DoomedHometown, a wounded Jaga, announcing that "IWillOnlySlowYouDown", buys time for Lion-O, Tygra, Cheetara and Snarf to escape Mumm-Ra's invading forces. Played straight by Cheetara and Wilykat in "Between Brothers" to allow Lion-O and Tygra [[HoldTheLine time to accomplish the mission]]. Cheetara shouts to the lizard army: "NO ONE gets near that hut!" Saved from death by [[spoiler:elephants to the rescue.]]
19th May '16 2:35:21 PM HeroGal2347
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* During the ''WesternAnimation/DuckTales'' episode "[[Recap/DuckTalesADuckTalesValentine A DuckTales Valentine]]", the group encounters a shark while on a treasure hunt. Launchpad plans to hold it off, telling Scrooge to get himself and the kids to safety.
23rd Mar '16 5:05:32 PM nombretomado
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* Parodied in the new ComedyCentral series ''UglyAmericans'' with [[spoiler:Gandalf the receptionist of the wizard's guild]]. You're free to pass, if you sign in first.

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* Parodied in the new ComedyCentral Creator/ComedyCentral series ''UglyAmericans'' with [[spoiler:Gandalf the receptionist of the wizard's guild]]. You're free to pass, if you sign in first.
18th Mar '16 10:53:41 PM Hossmeister
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18th Jan '16 6:17:31 PM TVRulezAgain
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* In ''StarWarsCloneWars'', Shaak Ti stays behind to fight off thirty-something Magnaguards, to give the other Jedi and the Chancellor time to escape. It's then subverted when the robots stop fighting and leave, and Shaak Ti realizes too late that they were a diversion.

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* In ''StarWarsCloneWars'', ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsCloneWars'', Shaak Ti stays behind to fight off thirty-something Magnaguards, to give the other Jedi and the Chancellor time to escape. It's then subverted when the robots stop fighting and leave, and Shaak Ti realizes too late that they were a diversion.
28th Jul '15 5:04:54 AM MechWarrior
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* Sort of inverted in the 1986 ''TransformersTheMovie'', where Optimus Prime, as opposed to facing down a horde of enemies, charges them single-handedly to get to his target.

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* Sort of inverted in the 1986 ''TransformersTheMovie'', ''WesternAnimation/TransformersTheMovie'', where Optimus Prime, as opposed to facing down a horde of enemies, charges them single-handedly to get to his target.



* For a third ''Transformers'' example, in ''TransformersCybertron'''s second episode, Vector Prime does one of these to keep Megatron from discovering the location of the Autobots' base. [[{{Awesome/Transformers}} He does it without dying]].

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* For a third ''Transformers'' example, in ''TransformersCybertron'''s ''Anime/TransformersCybertron'''s second episode, Vector Prime does one of these to keep Megatron from discovering the location of the Autobots' base. [[{{Awesome/Transformers}} He does it without dying]].
1st May '15 6:47:01 PM nombretomado
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* Invoked in the BugsBunny cartoon "Ali Baba Bunny":

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* Invoked in the BugsBunny WesternAnimation/BugsBunny cartoon "Ali Baba Bunny":"WesternAnimation/AliBabaBunny":
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