Quotes: Earth-Shattering Kaboom

"Where's the Kaboom?? There was supposed to be an Earth-shattering kaboom!"

"Big badda boom. Feared by all"
Spore, description of the Planet Buster

"...in the split second it took the eight billion people of Earth to die screaming as the expanding halo of radiation and superheated debris boiled their world to vapour beneath their incinerating feet, I had time to wonder if I was really doing the right thing.
Oh well. Too late now."

"This makes Strike Legion probably the only game where you can legitimately have an underbarrel mount that risks destroying the planet you are standing on."
MJ12 Commando, regarding Strike Legion

"So, how many times has the world blown up now?"
"I think about two."
"Yeah, that sounds about right."