The heroes fight tooth and nail against incredible odds and terrible foes. Just when things are about to go bad as victory seems assured for evil, a new force appears and shows them what can be done and made with real power and the day is saved. A subtrope of Reality Ensues, showing what happens when enemies of the story are shown how stoppable they are through brute force. Often takes the form of The Cavalry, Gunship Rescue and Big Damn Heroes. Examples: Film: The 2007 version of The Mist had a notable use of this at the end. Friday the 13th had the military try to do this in the Final Chapter. Turns out Jasons survival isn't merely physical.
- Jason X also took a shot at this. Then Jason got himself some real power too.
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