- In Madlax, the Crowning Moment of Awesome for the titular Action Girl was coming after the villain in the end after being killed or otherwise erased from existence several times over in close succession. The big moment for the other female lead of the show comes immediately afterwards, when she talks with her two other fragments and allows them to exist as separate entities from then on.
- Margaret telling off Friday Monday; and then shooting him while he's in the middle of a villainous breakdown.
- The Crowning Moment of Awesome from the very first episode, featuring Madlax taking out an enemy force, including a tank and attack helicopter, with only two handguns, a grenade, and an assault rifle. While wearing an evening dress. And FictionJunction YUUKA's "nowhere" plays in the background!