* [[GeneralRipper Captain Marcus]] deciding to go down with [[spoiler:the first "Resolute"]], ship's guns blazing all the while and buying time for evacuation. Whatever else can be said about him, the man knew how to FaceDeathWithDignity.
* JT vs Phaeton at the end of Season 1. Despite the fact that Phaeton's e-frame completely outclassed JT's, through determination, superior piloting, and a good plan, he was able to beat Phaeton and cripple him.
* The [[spoiler: ''Resolute II'']] closing to point-blank range and [[NoHoldsBarredBeatDown unloading everything she has]] right into Phaeton's flagship. ''[[ThereIsNoKillLikeOverKill Twice]]''.