-> Five kilometers filled with razor wire, pit falls and half demolished buildings. Cultist murder squads drenging the ruins for survivors to torture; human bombers hiding in alcoves, trembling fingers on grenade pins; eviserator priests leading flocks with wire sewn mouths. It was the most expedient route available to Aura Hieron.
-->-- ''Fires of War'', ''TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}}''

->Another day, another death course.
-->-- '''Ratchet''', ''[[RatchetAndClank Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal]]''

->''SUPERVILLAINY 201: Tricky, but doable''
->Remember gang, we want to take out [[VideoGame/MegaManClassic Mega Man]]... but only after he's marveled at our Machiavellian stage design!
-->-- '''[[VideoGame/MegaManClassic Dr. Wily]]''', ''Webcomic/BrawlInTheFamily'' [[http://www.brawlinthefamily.com/?p=1057 #221]]

->Please note that we have added a consequence for failure. Any contact with the chamber floor will result in an "Unsatisfactory" mark on your official testing record, followed by death. Good luck!
-->-- '''[=GLaDOS=]''', ''VideoGame/{{Portal}}''

->What is this thing? I mean, it serves no useful purpose for there to be a bunch of chompy, crushy things in the middle of a hallway! No, I mean we shouldn't have to do this, it makes no logical sense, WHY IS IT HERE?!
-->-- '''[=Gwen DeMarco=]'''. ''Film/GalaxyQuest''

->To start preparing for human testing again, I checked an old suggestion box. The number one request? Less deadly tests. That's ridiculous: how do they know for sure the tests are deadly if they could still write the suggestion?
-->-- '''[=GLaDOS=]''', ''VideoGame/{{Portal 2}}''

->''"That's right, you've been chosen to play a few games. Lose, and you will be subject to immediate de-resolution. Win? Well, ''*[[EvilLaugh chuckle]]*'' no one wins."''
-->-- '''[[{{Film/Tron}} Sark]]''', ''VideoGame/KingdomHeartsII''

->'''[[{{Film/TronLegacy}} Clu]]:''' You're in luck. Only a precious few are granted Light Cycle battle privileges.
->'''Riku:''' You gonna explain why it's so ''lucky''?
->'''Clu:''' I'll show you. [Cue light cycles]
->'''Riku:''' How hard can it be?
-->--'''Riku''' being sentenced to death by '''Clu''' in the Game Grid - ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts3DDreamDropDistance''

->"The palace's defense system had a twisted logical error. They could be circumvented by using the strategically-placed switches which I soon learned to recognize, yet it was hard to escape the feeling that I had made a terrible mistake by setting in motion such a deadly system of traps, which seemed in truth more likely to claim my life than that of an invader that wasn't made of flesh and blood."
-->-- '''The Prince''', ''Franchise/PrinceOfPersia''

->"Just once, I'd like to find defenses that can tell me from an enemy."
->''*later*''
->"Well, perhaps these defenses ''do'' have their use."
-->-- '''The Prince''', ''Franchise/PrinceOfPersia''
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