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Offscreen Moment Of Awesome: Fanfiction
Ace Combat
  • In the "Destroy the Arkbird" chapter of The Ultimate Ace, three Su-37s, specifically Yellow Squadron birds arrive to fight with Wardog and Mobius Squadron. Blaze charges forward to take them on singlehandedly while getting the other pilots to focus on their primary target... Which he somehow does, but exactly how he does it is not clearly described. Lampshade Hung in-story when the other pilots also are confused about how he pulled it off and Blaze simply says "classified" when asked.

Cross Over
  • Many of the fights in Christian Humber Reloaded are only described as far as Vash performing the killing move on the enemies, notably when Vash fight his corrupted self again in "Darkness Never Dies No Matter How Many Times You Kill It."
  • The Doorstop, a Hate Fic/Deconstruction of The Open Door has an especially notable one shortly after a major Wham Episode when New!Chaos launches simultaneous commando raids against the TSAB, the New Republic, and the Spiral Nation that nearly beheads all three nations in one fell swoop. Five chapters of brutal fighting, multiple Crowning Moments Of Awesome, and several character deaths later, Nanoha learns that an attack force similar in size to the one that her entire team barely managed to fight off accidentally attacked St. Hilda Elementary School... and was single-handedly curbstomped by Vivio in full Saint King mode. Naturally, this all happens completely off-screen.
  • An Eye Of The Fox scene which depicts Kira calmly walking out of the Autobot's cave and proceeded to take out an entire forest it is still cool to imagine.
  • In The Last Spartan, when Tali is explaining the quarian Pilgrimage to Master Chief, she mentions a time when Kal'Reegar, himself on a pilgrimage at the time, returned to the fleet to give the Rayya's Captain a Brute Gravity Hammer as a return gift. Tali described Reegar as being victim of multiple suit breaches and other injuries, but when Chief asks her exactly how he got it, Tali only says "It wasn't easy."

Death Note

Digimon
  • Occurs in Peter Chimaera's Digimon 2:Return of Digimon, where Digimon fights Evil Digimon. The first time Digimon one shoot kills him with his robot suit, only for it be reveal that "In Chapter 2, the evil Digimon is not really dead — IT WAS A TRICK!" Then, the second time, after "punching through the ceiling and fighting IN SPACE," the story in its entirety goes, "They fought for a long time until they were tired from the fight, and Digimon killed him with a lethal blow. "Impossible … I can not be stopped!" Then an explosion."

Girls und Panzer

Jackie Chan Adventures
  • Queen Of All Oni has a few:
    • When all the people competing for the position of Jade's foreman are ordered to fight for the spot, Blankman knocks out all the others in under two minutes. Without breaking a sweat. Unfortunately, we don't get to see it — we see Jade telling them to fight, and then the narrative cuts ahead to afterwards.
    • The fight over Kuro's mask at the beginning of chapter 12. We only see the beginning of the fight, the rest is cut for the sake of the chapter's length.
    • The duel between Tarakudo and Hiruzen. One flashback ends with them about to fight, and another opens with Tarakudo just having killed him. And it seems he only won because Ikazuki defied his orders and helped him.

My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic
  • Chronicles of Harmony's End features Discord and his lawful counterpart Array teaming up to destroy Harmony, and of course it happens off page.
  • The God Empress Of Ponykind: Dawn Sparkle duels Nightmare Moon in single combat. The scene cuts to the next morning, where we learn she lost.
  • Inner Demons has Rarity's fight with Trixie. The narration cuts away just before they go at each other; later scenes imply that Trixie needed Queen!Twilight's help to win. This is impressive given that Rarity is just a fashionista, compared to Trixie, who's trained in combat magic. The Element of Generosity changing into a suit of mystic armor probably helped.
  • In the Pony POV Series, Dark World has Minty Pie running after the heroes to help fight Discord, only to fall down into a series of caverns inhabited by some winter spirits that say she's their Chosen One in their battle against sun spirits. When we come back to this later, she's had a series of adventures and is facing down the evil Queen who was controlling both sides and manipulating her. Whether or not this works is up to personal taste
  • We never get to see Rainbow Dash's escape from Ponyland Castle in Twillight Sparkle's awesome adventure, although we know that it involved a dragon somehow.

Naruto
  • A Growing Affection has a few:
    • Hinata's performance in the unseen in canon Chunin Exam wherein she was promoted. Though she only gives Naruto a quick run down, she is happy enough with how she did that she boasts a little.
    • Kohaku Zoishin fought Minato Namikaze in the semi-finals of the Chunin exam that saw Minato promoted. The battle lasted about ninety minutes and left everyone who saw it serious impressed with the skills of both Genin, even if most of them don't remember Kohaku's name or appearance.
    • When Kohaku was attacked by two teams of Hunter Ninjas from her village, their Genjutsu blinded her, so the reader does not get to see how Gouki took them down. Subverted when the same fight is shown from Gouki's point of view.

Neon Genesis Evangelion
  • Fight scenes Re-Take mostly occur off-screen. This includes Shinji, having knowledge of the future, disables Unit-03 without killing the pilot, and is stated to have broken all of its limbs. In the story's climax, Shinji's fight with the Mass Production Evas, most notably after Ghost Asuka finally decides to help him and they take the Lance of Longious. We get an Oh Crap reaction from SELEE saying they're finished and the Unit-01 is going to kill their Evas and we get seen afterwards indicating that Shinji and Asuka took them down easily, but we don't get to see the fight.

Pokémon
  • The original version of Pokémon Revolution had been building up to a high-octane final battle in Kanto. The story ends at Chapter 38, just when the Johto forces start heading to Kanto.

Real Person Fic
  • The final (extremely short) battle in the warehouse at the end of With Strings Attached is all sound effects and aftermath. That's partially because of how one-sided the fight was—the real battle was John and Ringo's attempt to get into the warehouse—and partially because the author hates writing fight scenes.
    • A written-out version of this fight, about a page long, does exist.

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