* When E-102 Gamma let Amy and Birdie from their prison cell.
* Amy again, when she defended E-102 from Sonic. It showed that she isn't always a spoiled little brat.
* Come on, regardless of what you think of Big or his gameplay, say you didn't smile just a little when [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q4XfEAnqzpo he got Froggy back for good.]]
* The ending of Tails' story when he decides to stop Eggman from destroying Station Square by himself, complete with townspeople cheering him on.
* The entire ending of E-102 Gamma is both this and a TearJerker. [[spoiler:After a climatic battle between E-101 Beta MK II, he finds that it was powered by a Flicky and as he walks past it, he realizes that his "brother" was actually his husband, the birdie that Amy was taking care of was her child, and that he, or rather the animal inside him, are those Flickies' wife and mother. With this knowledge, Gamma succumbs to the damage he received from the battle and self-destructs, freeing the Flicky and letting her reunite with her husband.]]