Quotes / Non-Standard Game Over

"You've met with a terrible fate, haven't you?"
The Happy Mask Salesman, after the Moon crashes down on Termina in The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask

And so the angry moon fell from the sky, annihilating this world and its many inhabitants.
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D, before the aforementioned "terrible fate" line.

"And so the world drifted towards its fated destruction..."

Hellsinker, if you time out the Segment 7 boss with one life left, Rex Cavalier

The Stars Say
You fell in a hole.
Try Again
Rhythm Heaven Fever, if you fall into a pit in "Night Walk"

"I'm outta here!"
Sonic the Hedgehog, Sonic CD, if you idle for three minutes

"Do you recall my words to you before? "The coming year is a turning point in your destiny...If the mystery goes unsolved, your future may be forever lost." I meant precisely what I said. Defeat in battle is not the only way your journey may come to an end...Please do not forget this."
Igor, Persona 4

"...Allow me to enlighten you. That trivial righteousness that you've paraded around...? This is how such idiocy ends."
Mysterious Man, Persona 5

"This is roughly one minute into the game and makes for a pretty cool ending that needs to be featured in more Hentai games if you ask me. It's basically you taking the option of "no, I don't want to play this game" and the game apologizes for being so shitty and you're free to leave."
Zack "Geist" Parsons, while reviewing the H-game "Gloria", on the game's option to Refuse The Call

None are more contemptible than those who defile the way of Bushido.

One may follow a damned path, but that is not the way of Narukagami.

Those who stray from the true way, follow a damned path.

Seek to save your life and lose it. Through death one finds the way of Narukagami.

"But the future refused to change..."
Chrono Trigger, if you lose to Lavos

"The Rebel Flagship is within range of the Federation Base. All is lost, they've won."
FTL: Faster Than Light, if you let the Rebel Flagship reach the Federation Base

"Hm...? The last bribe is still on your tab. If you can't pay the bribe, I can't possibly revive you. You there, jailer. Throw this youth's soul into the mountain somewhere over there."
Charon, Shin Megami Tensei IV, if you die while still in debt to him

"Ha, ha, ha! The world is mine!"
Dr. Muckly, NAM-1975, if you lose to him

"In my fading consciousness, a single doubt remained. Were the allied forces really late, or...?
Then, right before the end, I thought I saw countless white angels circling down from an endless heaven."
Einhänder, if you run out of time during stage 6.

"This is all a bad dream... And you're NEVER waking up!
- [game closes]
Flowey, Undertale, if you lose to him in the final battle of the Neutral route

"Geeettttttt dunked on!!!"
* long beat* "If we're really friends... You won't come back."
Sans, Undertale, if you decide to spare him in a No Mercy run.

"The party has met an untimely end."

"It looks like you weren't exactly born to be on stage..."
Final Fantasy VI, if you mess up one line too many in the opera scene.

"Link! No, it can't be! The bell has rung for a third time!"
Ezlo, The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap, if you take too long to defeat the Darknuts in the final stretch of the game

"Snake, it's been a long time since you saved your game. If your body can't survive the torture, it'll be game over. You really wanna travel down that long road again?"
Revolver Ocelot, Metal Gear Solid, warning Snake and the player about the trope if they haven't saved in a while.

Liquid Snake: You did it again, Ocelot!
Ocelot: Sorry boss...
Metal Gear Solid, if you do get a Game Over during the torture screen

"Snake! You can't go changing the future like that! You've created a TIME PARADOX!"
Colonel Roy Campbell, Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater

"...And so a verdict was reached on October 9, 2:14 PM. The first verdict under the "jurist system". ...A "hung jury". The final verdict would have to wait for the following day. But fate had different plans. That night, defendant Vera Misham's condition worsened. She died in her hospital bed. Her verdict was postponed... for eternity."

"And just like that, the case came to an end. I ran away from the courtroom... and wandered the streets alone. I never saw Maya again. De Killer is a man of his word, so I'm sure he released her as promised. I heard the verdict of Ms. Andrews' trial a few days later. She was found guilty, of course. The "miracle" never happen. Maybe it was never meant to. Because a "miracle" is something that doesn't exist."

"Prosecutor Blackquill was executed as scheduled the next day. As for Aura Blackquill... she and her robots took Trucy and the rest of the hostages, and vanished without a trace. Athena left the office... Apollo stopped smiling... And I, realizing my uselessness as a lawyer, took off my badge for good."
Phoenix Wright, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Dual Destinies, in one of three possible bad endings in the final case

Star Fox 2, if you let Corneria take enough damage

"Your interference has only briefly postponed the inevitable. Do not mourn the loss of your worlds. Their energy will feed my hunger, and Galactus is eternal."

"Smooth move, knucklehead. You fight all the way to the end of RuptureFarms, then get punked because you didn't rescue enough Mudokons. Yes, it's fun to blow them up, but you need to save at least fifty Mudokons if you want to save your own worthless hide. Try again!"

Don't let the zombies trample the flowers
Don't lose more than X plants
Never have more than X plants (on earlier updates)
Defeat X zombies in Y seconds
Don't plant on Dave's mold colonies (earlier updates)
Don't lose any lawn mowers (versions 1.7-1.8)
Homeowner (after those messages are displayed and before the game over music is played): NOOOOO!
Plants vs. Zombies 2: It's About Time, when you fail the mini games Cannons Away, Save Our Seeds (only if the zombie kills any endangered plant or in Dark Ages - Night 12 in which the Puff-shrooms disappeared), and any level-specific objectives since the 1.7 update.

"Not even a bug in this game will save you from me."
Slender Man, Slender: The Arrival, when you fall out of the map on some levels

Narrator: That was only the beginning. The Scar became a gaping chasm, monsters spilling out of it and sweeping across the land. As the dark power of the Scar and the Towers grew, the kingdom of Elyria sued for peace with its neighbors. The people of Imperia joined forces to form a united front. The human armies marched on the Towers, but they were utterly overwhelmed. Now, in the year 512 of the Unified Era, a new ruler presides over the Thirteen Towers... Elena. A new era in the history of Imperia is set to begin.
Aeron: To think that even like this, we would still be together...
Pandora's Tower, if you let Elena fully transform

"You got served"

"The Loyalist Conspiracy is dissolved due to irreconcilable hostilities"
Dishonored, if you barge in on Callista bathing and try to get in the tub with her after she tells you to get the hell out

"With this character's death, the thread of prophecy is severed. Restore a saved game to restore the weave of fate, or persist in the doomed world you have created."
The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind, if you kill a plot-critical NPC and render the main quest impossible to complete