* Jack's final showdown with [[spoiler:the duc d'Arcachon]]. What really makes this a CMOA is the speech Jack gave instructing [[spoiler:the duc]]'s aide to BringNewsBack.
* [[spoiler:Jack]]'s BatmanGambit (via {{Subverted}} ThanatosGambit) of a daring escape in the finale.
* Jeronimo's [[spoiler:HeroicSacrifice by way of TakingYouWithMe]].
* Jack [[spoiler:''outsmarted Isaac fuckin' Newton.'']]
* Eliza with the harpoon.
* The duel at the Tower of London.
* Jack 'assisting' Leibniz in publishing his version of calculus through the simple of expedient of [[spoiler: throwing the manuscript over the fence of the publisher]].
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