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Attempt #2 at getting a pic for this, also could use pics on Staying Alive and No One Should Survive That to help distinguish them.

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 2 tdgoodrich 1, Mon, 28th Jan '13 9:17:14 PM from Atlanta Relationship Status: Californicating
Don't Let It Be Over
Looks dead to me. Nothing to indicate he's actually alive or coming back from the dead.

edited 28th Jan '13 9:18:15 PM by tdgoodrich1

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 3 Willbyr, Mon, 28th Jan '13 10:37:21 PM from North Little Rock, AR Relationship Status: Pining for the fjords
Anime-ted
[up][up] That didn't get any bites in the last thread, either.
 4 Ultimatum, Tue, 29th Jan '13 6:43:55 AM from The Amiga forest Relationship Status: watch?v=dQw4w9WgXcQ
Has returned.
All blue caption yuck.
 5 d Roy, Tue, 29th Jan '13 7:46:19 AM from New York Relationship Status: How YOU doin'?
It's a robot. Robots don't die. It's not really even broken all that much, it's just missing an arm and helmet-spike.

 7 Another Duck, Tue, 29th Jan '13 10:34:23 AM from Stockholm Relationship Status: Chocolate!
No, the other one.
Robots do die, on occasion. Depends on the 'verse. That needs to be clear, though, which it isn't.
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 8 Septimus Heap, Tue, 29th Jan '13 10:38:29 AM from Madrid, Spain Relationship Status: Mu
A Wizard boy
Yeah, I am afraid I need to agree with the chorus - the suggestion doesn't really work.

Not sure if the coffin is obvious enough.

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[up] I'll go for it for the humor value and lack of anything better.

 11 Willbyr, Sun, 17th Feb '13 8:19:33 PM from North Little Rock, AR Relationship Status: Pining for the fjords
Anime-ted
[up][up] That combo works for me.
 12 Noaqiyeum, Sun, 17th Feb '13 8:36:08 PM from the Shadowlands Relationship Status: Showing feelings of an almost human nature
the it-thingy
[up][up][up] [awesome]
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 13 Another Duck, Sun, 17th Feb '13 8:39:26 PM from Stockholm Relationship Status: Chocolate!
No, the other one.
Considering the trouble of any kind of serious example, that works. And it does sort of illustrate the trope.
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 14 Septimus Heap, Sun, 17th Feb '13 11:13:03 PM from Madrid, Spain Relationship Status: Mu
A Wizard boy
That looks far more like the trope (funny aspect aside). Put it up.

Terradorablyfying
Would it be confused with Not Quite Dead? If not, I'm good with it.
Merge those duplicates! Fix that factual error! Delete that shoehorned non-example! You have the power! Meta Four
 16 Septimus Heap, Mon, 18th Feb '13 1:04:34 AM from Madrid, Spain Relationship Status: Mu
A Wizard boy
I feel Not Quite Dead is a lot more stealthy.

edited 18th Feb '13 1:04:59 AM by SeptimusHeap

Dragon Writer
OP's image doesn't work. If it was from X1, Zero did essentially die, he just got put back together again in X2. If it was from X5, Zero did die from that too, but they put him back together again for X6.

edited 18th Feb '13 11:08:04 AM by Stratadrake

 18 Willbyr, Mon, 18th Feb '13 1:49:05 PM from North Little Rock, AR Relationship Status: Pining for the fjords
Anime-ted
One or two more votes for the coffin pic/caption and we can run with it.
Definitely not a weirdo
In that case, I'll add a vote. It looks good, and illustrates the trope well.
 20 Willbyr, Mon, 18th Feb '13 2:47:03 PM from North Little Rock, AR Relationship Status: Pining for the fjords
Anime-ted
Done, potholed, and tagged. I'm not marking the caption as being selected, but I wouldn't worry with it unless you've got a good idea for a replacement. Locking up.
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