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The "least" severe form: if some truly godlike thing was around (maybe a supernatural being, or just a SufficientlyAdvanced PhysicalGod[[note]]Possibly built into the omniverse's fundamental workings, like a physics BIOS.[[/note]]), it could possibly DeusExMachina everything back — perhaps by reversing entropy, or reformatting the structure of the multiverse to at least allow some manner of interesting story to take place once again. Alternatively, if absolute entropy is the fate of everything, then perhaps one day in a googolplex years, simple physical processes might eventually lead to something interesting happening purely at random.

'''Omniversal 404''': The Metaphysical Annihilation of everything. It is not merely "the end of all things", [[TimeTravelTenseTrouble because if this happens]], nothing's there to start with. All cosmic data is irretrievably lost, and no viable backup or recoverable state exists for anything in the setting. The omniverse hasn't just been rendered into some unrecognisable state — there simply ''isn't'' a state of the physical omniverse now, and something that simply isn't there can't have a history. Examples might include the laws of physics themselves changing or being tweaked such that they do not allow the existence of things as we understand it, or perhaps it's already possible given the metaphysics of the setting for things to get so metaphysically deranged that that they cease to be real in any cognisable sense. In any case, the point is that the multiverse and everything associated with it haven't merely been destroyed — they don't exist in any meaningful state and never did.

This is less fixable, and would require, essentially, the intervention of an actual {{god}} or some other thing with control over the settings' metaphysics — a physics-based [[DeusExMachina cosmic backup system]] built into the laws of the universe wouldn't cut it, as that might be affected as well. There would be nothing to recover at any rate, but perhaps a new reality could still be created from scratch: Omniverse ''v.n+1'', if you like.

'''Original Negation''': The Ontological Annihilation of everything. There's no coming back from this one. Even the PowersThatBe or the [[{{God}} One True God]] of the setting, the Omnipredicated [[note]]Omnipotent, Omnipresent, Omniscient, Omniet cetera[[/note]] [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ein_sof Ein Sof]] that has absolute control over everything and anything in the setting -- even these things don't survive. Bluntly, all universes, every physical thing, the laws of physics themselves, whatever metaphysical realities there might be, and whoever or whatever is ultimately behind it all — all of it simply doesn't exist once this happens. Not only is it categorically impossible for anything in the setting to perdure this, but it's also modally impossible that anything about the setting could ever exist "again".

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The "least" severe form: if some truly godlike thing was around (maybe a supernatural being, or just a SufficientlyAdvanced PhysicalGod[[note]]Possibly built into the omniverse's fundamental workings, like a physics BIOS.[[/note]]), it could possibly DeusExMachina everything back -- perhaps by reversing entropy, or reformatting the structure of the multiverse to at least allow some manner of interesting story to take place once again. Alternatively, if absolute entropy is the fate of everything, then perhaps one day in a googolplex years, simple physical processes might eventually lead to something interesting happening purely at random.

'''Omniversal 404''': The Metaphysical Annihilation of everything. It is not merely "the end of all things", [[TimeTravelTenseTrouble because if this happens]], nothing's there to start with. All cosmic data is irretrievably lost, and no viable backup or recoverable state exists for anything in the setting. The omniverse hasn't just been rendered into some unrecognisable state -- there simply ''isn't'' a state of the physical omniverse now, and something that simply isn't there can't have a history. Examples might include the laws of physics themselves changing or being tweaked such that they do not allow the existence of things as we understand it, or perhaps it's already possible given the metaphysics of the setting for things to get so metaphysically deranged that that they cease to be real in any cognisable sense. In any case, the point is that the multiverse and everything associated with it haven't merely been destroyed -- they don't exist in any meaningful state and never did.

This is less fixable, and would require, essentially, the intervention of an actual {{god}} or some other thing with control over the settings' metaphysics -- a physics-based [[DeusExMachina cosmic backup system]] built into the laws of the universe wouldn't cut it, as that might be affected as well. There would be nothing to recover at any rate, but perhaps a new reality could still be created from scratch: Omniverse ''v.n+1'', if you like.

'''Original Negation''': The Ontological Annihilation of everything. There's no coming back from this one. Even the PowersThatBe or the [[{{God}} One True God]] of the setting, the Omnipredicated [[note]]Omnipotent, Omnipresent, Omniscient, Omniet cetera[[/note]] [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ein_sof Ein Sof]] that has absolute control over everything and anything in the setting -- even these things don't survive. Bluntly, all universes, every physical thing, the laws of physics themselves, whatever metaphysical realities there might be, and whoever or whatever is ultimately behind it all -- all of it simply doesn't exist once this happens. Not only is it categorically impossible for anything in the setting to perdure this, but it's also modally impossible that anything about the setting could ever exist "again".



* In ''Anime/DragonBallSuper'', it's said by '''Beerus''' that [[spoiler:[[TopGod Zen'o]]]] can pull it off [[spoiler:as he is said to be powerful enough to destroy ALL 12 universes if he wants to in a ''second''! It's good thing he's a ReasonableAuthorityFigure.]]
** Although this is actually downplayed, [[spoiler: since there are multiple timelines, with even Zen'o having his own counterparts in these. Furthermore, Zen'o can only destroy the multiverse in his own native timeline (that being a Class X-5). But there was a strong possibility of a Class Z Omniversal FUBAR scenario happening if Goku didn't summon Future Zen'o in time, who then destroyed the multiverse in Future Trunks' timeline, which was at this point completely corrupted by an EldritchAbomination form of Merged Zamasu who [[GeniusLoci assimilated it into his own very being]], [[KillEmAll destroying all life]], [[SerialEscalation and even threatening to spill into all timelines in existence by distorting the fabric of time and space]], [[GodzillaThreshold which could result in Zen'o of all timelines destroying their own respective multiverses in response.]] Even if that ''didn't'' happen, Merged Zamasu was still trying to white out all mortal life and would've wiped them out himself.]]
* Near the end of ''Anime/FutariWaPrettyCure'', the [[BigBad Dark King]] is purportedly destroying multiple planets in his spare time. His goal, as stated throughout the series, is the total destruction of all existence.

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* In ''Anime/DragonBallSuper'', it's said by '''Beerus''' that [[spoiler:[[TopGod Zen'o]]]] can pull it off [[spoiler:as he is said to be powerful enough to destroy ALL 12 universes if he wants to in a ''second''! It's good thing he's a ReasonableAuthorityFigure.]]
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]] Although this is actually downplayed, [[spoiler: since there are multiple timelines, with even Zen'o having his own counterparts in these. Furthermore, Zen'o can only destroy the multiverse in his own native timeline (that being a Class X-5). But there was a strong possibility of a Class Z Omniversal FUBAR scenario happening if Goku didn't summon Future Zen'o in time, who then destroyed the multiverse in Future Trunks' timeline, which was at this point completely corrupted by an EldritchAbomination form of Merged Zamasu who [[GeniusLoci assimilated it into his own very being]], [[KillEmAll destroying all life]], [[SerialEscalation and even threatening to spill into all timelines in existence by distorting the fabric of time and space]], [[GodzillaThreshold which could result in Zen'o of all timelines destroying their own respective multiverses in response.]] Even if that ''didn't'' happen, Merged Zamasu was still trying to white out all mortal life and would've wiped them out himself.]]
* ''Anime/FutariWaPrettyCure'': Near the end of ''Anime/FutariWaPrettyCure'', end, the [[BigBad Dark King]] is purportedly destroying multiple planets in his spare time. His goal, as stated throughout the series, is the total destruction of all existence.



* In DC's ''ComicBook/DarkseidWar'', either Class Z2 (Omniversal 404) or Class Z3 (Omniversal Negation) is gonna happen [[spoiler:to reality, courtesy of the Anti-Monitor, according to the Amazonian prophecy.]]
* ''ComicBook/CrisisOnInfiniteEarths'' threatens the vast ''majority'' of the multiverse, and in the end, only five worlds remain, to be saved by collapsing them into one MergedReality.
* In Creator/GrantMorrison's ''ComicBook/DoomPatrol'', this is what will happen if the Decreator, let free by the Cult of the Unwritten Book, is able to proceed with unmaking the universe. "Nothing. Forever and ever."
* In ''{{Comicbook/Lucifer}}'', the spin-off from ''Comicbook/TheSandman'', all of Creation was nearly unmade when [[spoiler:God left creation. Since His name is on everything in Heaven, Earth and everywhere else, and it holds it all together, everything started to slowly break down. It was averted when God left His job as supreme deity to his half-angel granddaughter. Chances are her universe — the third at the time — would have survived anyway, not being entangled with God's crappy handiwork.]]
* In Marvel's ''ComicBook/SecretWars2015'', Class Z1 (Omniversal FUBAR), at least, is what things were going to, [[spoiler:courtesy of the Beyonders destroying the Multiverse (assuming they might have gone suicidal if succeeded). But, thankfully, Doctor Doom blew them up.]]
* This is pretty much Parallax's plan in ''ComicBook/ZeroHour'' -- he plans to completely and utterly wipe out time/space just so he can recreate everything in his own image.

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* In DC's ''ComicBook/DarkseidWar'', either Class Z2 (Omniversal 404) or Class Z3 (Omniversal Negation) is gonna happen [[spoiler:to reality, courtesy of the Anti-Monitor, according to the Amazonian prophecy.]]
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''ComicBook/CrisisOnInfiniteEarths'' threatens the vast ''majority'' of the multiverse, and in the end, only five worlds remain, to be saved by collapsing them into one MergedReality.
* ** ''ComicBook/DarkseidWar'': Either Class Z2 (Omniversal 404) or Class Z3 (Omniversal Negation) is gonna happen [[spoiler:to reality, courtesy of the Anti-Monitor, according to the Amazonian prophecy]].
** ''ComicBook/DoomPatrol'':
In Creator/GrantMorrison's ''ComicBook/DoomPatrol'', run, this is what will happen if the Decreator, let free by the Cult of the Unwritten Book, is able to proceed with unmaking the universe. "Nothing. Forever and ever."
* In ''{{Comicbook/Lucifer}}'', ''Comicbook/{{Lucifer}}'', the spin-off from ''Comicbook/TheSandman'', all of Creation was nearly unmade when [[spoiler:God left creation. Since His name is on everything in Heaven, Earth and everywhere else, and it holds it all together, everything started to slowly break down. It was averted when God left His job as supreme deity to his half-angel granddaughter. Chances are her universe — the third at the time -- would have survived anyway, not being entangled with God's crappy handiwork.]]
* In Marvel's ''ComicBook/SecretWars2015'', Class Z1 (Omniversal FUBAR), at least, is what things were going to, [[spoiler:courtesy of the Beyonders destroying the Multiverse (assuming they might have gone suicidal if succeeded). But, thankfully, Doctor Doom blew them up.]]
* ''ComicBook/ZeroHour'': This is pretty much Parallax's plan in ''ComicBook/ZeroHour'' -- he plans to completely and utterly wipe out time/space just so he can recreate everything in his own image.



* This is actually the ''premise'' of ''FanFic/TheInfiniteLoops''; [[Manga/AhMyGoddess Yggdrassil]], the magical WorldTree supercomputer that underlines all of reality, suffered an [[NothingIsScarier unexplained systems crash]] that rendered eighty percent of the multiverse essentially defunct and forced the Admins to initiate the titular loops. It's very heavily implied that while things are getting better, more and more problems are cropping up as they go...
* In the MagicalGirl CrisisCrossover ''FanFic/ShatteredSkiesTheMorningLights'', This is the purpose of [[LegionOfDoom Dead End's]] [[SuperFunHappyThingOfDoom Merry-Go-Round]]. Using the unending combined agony of the hundreds of captive magical girls grafted to it, it's supposed to harnesses intent (i.e., the captives' constant thoughts of "Make it stop!") to cause an Original Negation... in effect, making ''everything'' stop. [[spoiler:[[SubvertedTrope Subverted]] when [[BigBad Joker]] says that's ''not'' what the Merry-Go-Round does, having intentionally spread misinformation about it to intimidate the troops and keep them in line. He says that what it really does is [[UpToEleven "far, far worse"]]... but this is ''[[ConsummateLiar Joker]]'', so it's anyone's guess.]]

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* ''FanFic/TheInfiniteLoops'': This is actually the ''premise'' of ''FanFic/TheInfiniteLoops''; the setting; [[Manga/AhMyGoddess Yggdrassil]], the magical WorldTree supercomputer that underlines all of reality, suffered an [[NothingIsScarier unexplained systems crash]] that rendered eighty percent of the multiverse essentially defunct and forced the Admins to initiate the titular loops. It's very heavily implied that while things are getting better, more and more problems are cropping up as they go...
* In the MagicalGirl CrisisCrossover ''FanFic/ShatteredSkiesTheMorningLights'', This a MagicalGirl CrisisCrossover, this is the purpose of [[LegionOfDoom Dead End's]] [[SuperFunHappyThingOfDoom Merry-Go-Round]]. Using the unending combined agony of the hundreds of captive magical girls grafted to it, it's supposed to harnesses intent (i.e., the captives' constant thoughts of "Make it stop!") to cause an Original Negation... in effect, making ''everything'' stop. [[spoiler:[[SubvertedTrope Subverted]] when [[BigBad Joker]] says that's ''not'' what the Merry-Go-Round does, having intentionally spread misinformation about it to intimidate the troops and keep them in line. He says that what it really does is [[UpToEleven "far, far worse"]]... but this is ''[[ConsummateLiar Joker]]'', so it's anyone's guess.]]



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* This is the goal of Owlman in ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueCrisisOnTwoEarths'', once he learns of the existence of the multiverse, providing the page quote. It is quite awesome, but ultimately foiled by Franchise/{{Batman}}.

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* ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueCrisisOnTwoEarths'': This is the goal of Owlman in ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueCrisisOnTwoEarths'', Owlman's goal, once he learns of the existence of the multiverse, providing the page quote. It is quite awesome, but ultimately foiled by Franchise/{{Batman}}.



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* This is the goal of the ''Film/{{Warlock}}'', and he comes [[{{Pun}} damned]] close.

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* ''Film/{{Warlock}}'': This is the goal of the ''Film/{{Warlock}}'', Warlock's goal, and he comes [[{{Pun}} damned]] close.



* Essentially, the Biblical Apocalypse in ''Literature/ArchangelProtocol''. Once Main/Satan is defeated, the universe will cease to exist.

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* ''Literature/ArchangelProtocol'': Essentially, the Biblical Apocalypse in ''Literature/ArchangelProtocol''.Apocalypse. Once Main/Satan is defeated, the universe will cease to exist.



* One of the most powerful entities in the ''Literature/CthulhuMythos'' is Azathoth, a being that will end the universe when he wakes up. He won't have to actually do anything, ''waking up will be enough to destroy the entire omniverse''. This is because existence itself is nothing more than Azathoth's dream. When he wakes up, the dream ends.
* In the ''Literature/KeysToTheKingdom'' series by Garth Nix, if the House is destroyed by Nothing, reality will cease to exist (including all the Secondary Realms). [[spoiler:This does end up happening, but [[ResetButton it gets better]], since Arthur is able to recreate the Realms from the Atlas.]]
* In the Hungarian novel ''Odakint Sötétebb'' ("It's Darker Outside") [[spoiler:a Z3 is in progress, and all the weirdness in the world is caused by it. The cellofoids are attempting to save our universe by separating it from the multiverse, but ultimately fail. In the end it's softened to a "mere" Z2.]]
* All of Creator/SpiderRobinson's time-travel stories are fueled by the premise that a genuine temporal paradox will result in the complete annihilation of space-time from beginning to end, not only destroying everything, but causing it never to have existed at all.
* This is what [[TheAntichrist Moridin]] wants in ''Literature/TheWheelOfTime'' — he's a DeathSeeker and nihilist who projects his suicidal tendencies on the universe at large and thinks it would be best to just end EternalRecurrence by ending ''everything''. [[spoiler:Though the last book shows that his master, [[GodOfEvil the Dark One]] has the power to do this but would probably never go through with it — torturing the universe for eternity is just so much more fun]].

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* ''Literature/CthulhuMythos'': One of the most powerful entities in the ''Literature/CthulhuMythos'' Mythos is Azathoth, a being that will end the universe when he wakes up. He won't have to actually do anything, ''waking up will be enough to destroy the entire omniverse''. This is because existence itself is nothing more than Azathoth's dream. When he wakes up, the dream ends.
* In the ''Literature/KeysToTheKingdom'' series by Garth Nix, if ''Literature/KeysToTheKingdom'': If the House is destroyed by Nothing, reality will cease to exist (including all the Secondary Realms). [[spoiler:This does end up happening, but [[ResetButton it gets better]], since Arthur is able to recreate the Realms from the Atlas.]]
* In the Hungarian novel ''Odakint Sötétebb'' ("It's Darker Outside") [[spoiler:a Outside"): A Z3 is in [[spoiler:in progress, and all the weirdness in the world is caused by it. The cellofoids are attempting to save our universe by separating it from the multiverse, but ultimately fail. In the end it's softened to a "mere" Z2.]]
* All of Creator/SpiderRobinson's time-travel stories are all fueled by the premise that a genuine temporal paradox will result in the complete annihilation of space-time from beginning to end, not only destroying everything, everything but causing it never to have existed at all.
* in''Literature/TheWheelOfTime'': This is what [[TheAntichrist Moridin]] wants in ''Literature/TheWheelOfTime'' — -- he's a DeathSeeker and nihilist who projects his suicidal tendencies on the universe at large and thinks it would be best to just end EternalRecurrence by ending ''everything''. [[spoiler:Though the The last book shows that his [[spoiler:his master, [[GodOfEvil the Dark One]] One]], has the power to do this but would probably never go through with it -- torturing the universe for eternity is just so much more fun]].



* Glory's portal on ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer'' would have merged our dimension and all others. Considering the differences in physical laws between dimensions, this probably would have killed almost all beings in almost all of them. [[spoiler:As it turns out, the protectors to the key of said portal were already aware of this and mitigated this threat by turning the key into a mortal girl (Buffy's sister, Dawn). As a result of the key being mortal, once said key died the portal would automatically close, reducing the possible damage done by the overlapping dimensions.]]
* Unsurprisingly, ''Series/DoctorWho'' has a few examples of this extreme. It should be noted that ''Doctor Who'' has an example in ''every category'' for this trope, and that only ''Doctor Who'' ever produced examples which can even remotely qualify for '''[[UpToEleven above vanilla Class Z]]'''. If there's one thing these people know, it is how to kill a lot of people/planets/etc.

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* ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer'': Glory's portal on ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer'' would have merged our dimension and all others. Considering the differences in physical laws between dimensions, this probably would have killed almost all beings in almost all of them. [[spoiler:As it turns out, the protectors to the key of said portal were already aware of this and mitigated this threat by turning the key into a mortal girl (Buffy's sister, Dawn). As a result of the key being mortal, once said key died the portal would automatically close, reducing the possible damage done by the overlapping dimensions.]]
* ''Series/DoctorWho'': Unsurprisingly, ''Series/DoctorWho'' the series has a few examples of this extreme. It should be noted that ''Doctor Who'' has an example in ''every category'' for this trope, and that only ''Doctor Who'' ever produced examples which can even remotely qualify for '''[[UpToEleven above vanilla Class Z]]'''. If there's one thing these people know, it is how to kill a lot of people/planets/etc.



* This is how ''Music/FoodForTheGods'' ends. {{Satan}} leads an army of the damned into Heaven, and starts utterly laying waste to everything in sight. God responds by going completely insane with rage and obliterating all of creation.

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* ''Music/FoodForTheGods'': This is how ''Music/FoodForTheGods'' the story ends. {{Satan}} leads an army of the damned into Heaven, and starts utterly laying waste to everything in sight. God responds by going completely insane with rage and obliterating all of creation.



* In the ''TabletopGame/ArkhamHorror'' game, should you play against Azathoth and he awakens, his card clearly states the universe just ends entirely. Based on the literature that features him, the rest of the omniverse would go with it.
* This is Vecna's goal in the epic module ''TabletopGame/DieVecnaDie''. He threatens to consume all of reality and remake it in his own evil image.
* In ''TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons'' this is the goal of Tharizdun, the Mad God of Destruction. He seeks to unmake reality and destroy everything, ending with himself.
* In ''TabletopGame/{{Exalted}}'', The Abyssal Exalted were created by [[EldritchAbomination the Neverborn]] with the express intent of throwing Creation into Oblivion, freeing the Neverborn from their fetters to existence by ''getting rid of existence.''
* This is the fate of Creation if the ''TabletopGame/{{Nobilis}}'' lose their Valde Bellum. ''Retroactively'', no less.
* This is Rovagug's goal in ''TabletopGame/{{Pathfinder}}''. [[SuicidalCosmicTemperTantrum It's implied that Rovagug wants to die and the only way he can is by taking everyone else with him.]]
** This is also the explicitly stated goal of [[OmnicidalManiac daemonkind.]] Daemons find every other form of life to be inherently abhorrent, and once every creature, living, undead, and ethereal, in every dimension has been slaughtered and destroyed, they will fight among themselves. When [[SoleSurvivor last daemon standing]] finishes their bloody business, they will commit suicide, finally ensuring nothing more will ever live.
* In ''TabletopGame/{{Planescape}}'', two factions had this goal, but neither seriously believes it can be accomplished in their lifetimes or even that of many descendants.
** The Doomguard believes omniversal destruction is imminent, and they try to prevent anyone from stopping it. Some try to hurry it along.
** The Believers of the Source believe in a concept like Nirvana, where every being (mortals and gods alike) are being tested. Pass the tests, you AscendToAHigherPlaneOfExistence. Once everyone passes every test, the multiverse will end.
* This is the presumed goal of the Wyrm in ''TabletopGame/WerewolfTheApocalypse'', although some speculate that Its goal is actually to make things as horrible as possible and keep it that way forever.

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* In the ''TabletopGame/ArkhamHorror'' game, should ''TabletopGame/ArkhamHorror'': Should you play against Azathoth and he awakens, his card clearly states the universe just ends entirely. Based on the literature that features him, the rest of the omniverse would go with it.
* ''TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons'':
** This is the goal of Tharizdun, the Mad God of Destruction. He seeks to unmake reality and destroy everything, ending with himself.
** ''TabletopGame/DieVecnaDie'':
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* In ''TabletopGame/{{Exalted}}'', The the Abyssal Exalted were created by [[EldritchAbomination the Neverborn]] with the express intent of throwing Creation into Oblivion, freeing the Neverborn from their fetters to existence by ''getting rid of existence.''
* ''TabletopGame/{{Nobilis}}'': This is the fate of Creation if the ''TabletopGame/{{Nobilis}}'' Imperators lose their Valde Bellum. ''Retroactively'', no less.
* ''TabletopGame/{{Pathfinder}}'':
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This is Rovagug's goal in ''TabletopGame/{{Pathfinder}}''.goal. [[SuicidalCosmicTemperTantrum It's implied that Rovagug wants to die and the only way he can is by taking everyone else with him.]]
** This is also the explicitly stated goal of [[OmnicidalManiac daemonkind.]] daemonkind]]. Daemons find every other form of life to be inherently abhorrent, and once every creature, living, undead, and ethereal, in every dimension has been slaughtered and destroyed, they will fight among themselves. When [[SoleSurvivor the last daemon standing]] finishes their bloody business, they will commit suicide, finally ensuring nothing more will ever live.
* In ''TabletopGame/{{Planescape}}'', two factions had this goal, but neither seriously believes it can be accomplished in their lifetimes or even that of many descendants.
** The Doomguard believes omniversal destruction is imminent, and they try to prevent anyone from stopping it. Some try to hurry it along.
** The Believers of the Source believe in a concept like Nirvana, where every being (mortals and gods alike) are being tested. Pass the tests, you AscendToAHigherPlaneOfExistence. Once everyone passes every test, the multiverse will end.
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''TabletopGame/WerewolfTheApocalypse'': This is the presumed goal of the Wyrm in ''TabletopGame/WerewolfTheApocalypse'', Wyrm, although some speculate that Its goal is actually to make things as horrible as possible and keep it that way forever.



* ''VideoGame/AsurasWrath'': [[spoiler:Chakravartin]]'s last resort. [[spoiler: He will do this if he doesn't find an heir to replace him. He's done this countless times already in multiple cycles. Asura is the final one to break this cycle.]]



* The Qualia in ''VideoGames/ChaosRings'' does this if the heroes fail in the final battle.

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* ''VideoGames/ChaosRings'': The Qualia in ''VideoGames/ChaosRings'' does this if the heroes fail in the final battle.



* This is the ultimate 'goal' of the [[BigBad Old One]] in ''VideoGame/DemonsSouls''. The Old One is literally nothingness, and it slowly annihilates entire lands and eventually the world if not stopped.
* The fourth or fifth endings of ''VideoGame/{{Drakengard}}'' if not for the intervention of the heroes.

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* ''VideoGame/DemonsSouls'': This is the ultimate 'goal' "goal" of the [[BigBad Old One]] in ''VideoGame/DemonsSouls''.One]] . The Old One is literally nothingness, and it slowly annihilates entire lands and eventually the world if not stopped.
* ''VideoGame/{{Drakengard}}'': The fourth or and fifth endings of ''VideoGame/{{Drakengard}}'' endings, if not for the intervention of the heroes.



* In the game ''VideoGame/GeNeSis'', it's revealed that [[spoiler: after too many dimensions are born, they are all destroyed at once, melting together into one. Gelyan plans to delay this by destroying all other dimensions.]]

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* In the game ''VideoGame/GeNeSis'', it's revealed that [[spoiler: after too many dimensions are born, they are all destroyed at once, melting together into one. Gelyan plans to delay this by destroying all other dimensions.]]



* The first ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts'' game has this, although it's not discussed often (likely due to the younger target audience). When the story starts, a seemingly endless horde of planet-devouring hellspawn is already well underway at tearing the multiverse apart at the seams. Traverse Town, a sort of base-camp for your character, is literally an interdimensional refugee camp for people who managed to survive their world's utter annihilation.

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* ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts'': The first ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts'' game has this, although it's not discussed often (likely due to the younger target audience). When the story starts, a seemingly endless horde of planet-devouring hellspawn is already well underway at tearing the multiverse apart at the seams. Traverse Town, a sort of base-camp for your character, is literally an interdimensional refugee camp for people who managed to survive their world's utter annihilation.annihilation.
* In ''VideoGame/KirbyStarAllies'', [[spoiler: This is Void Termina's ultimate goal, and because he exists in every dimension there is, he's more then capable of doing so.]]



* ''VideoGame/SonicTheHedgehog2006'' comes dangerously close to [[spoiler:Solaris (the joining of Mephiles and Iblis) devouring ''all of time, past, present, and future and all of existence'' if Sonic, Shadow and Silver hadn't stopped him.]]

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* ''Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog'':
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''VideoGame/SonicTheHedgehog2006'' comes dangerously close to [[spoiler:Solaris (the joining of Mephiles and Iblis) devouring ''all of time, past, present, and future and all of existence'' if Sonic, Shadow and Silver hadn't stopped him.]]



* Featured in the Bad Ending of Demon Path (when [[VillainProtagonist you]] [[TheBadGuyWins win]] the final battle, that is) in ''VideoGame/SoulNomadAndTheWorldEaters''. [[spoiler:Devourlord Revya consumes Gig, kills all other gods and destroys all reality.]] Just because it was fun.

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* ''VideoGame/SoulNomadAndTheWorldEaters'': Featured in the Bad Ending of Demon Path (when [[VillainProtagonist you]] [[TheBadGuyWins win]] the final battle, that is) in ''VideoGame/SoulNomadAndTheWorldEaters''.is). [[spoiler:Devourlord Revya consumes Gig, kills all other gods and destroys all reality.]] Just because it was fun.



* The last resort for [[spoiler:Chakravartin]] from ''VideoGame/AsurasWrath'' is this. [[spoiler: He will do this if he doesn't find an heir to replace him. He's done this countless times already in multiple cycles. Asura is the final one to break this cycle.]]
* In ''VideoGame/KirbyStarAllies'', [[spoiler: This is Void Termina's ultimate goal, and because he exists in every dimension there is, he's more then capable of doing so.]]



* This is [[spoiler: the Parliament]]'s end goal in ''Webcomic/AwfulHospital''. Let Crash explain it in greater detail:
-->'''Crash:''' Imagine if you could "catch" an aggressive cancer as easily as your common colds. Got that? Good. Now imagine if you could catch it just as easily from your neighbors, a pineapple, a picnic table, or the sound of a trombone. That's what we're dealing with here -- or at least, that's what [[spoiler:the Parliament]]'s shooting for. The Alpha Malady. The Omnivirus. And the Hospital is their petri dish.
* {{Webcomic/Goblins}}: Psion Minmax would, ideally, like to enact a Metaphysical Annihilation. He wants to negate things, not just from existence, but from ''history,'' so that they never existed at all. His reasoning is, existence is pain, so to end all pain, he must end all existence. He can't manage it on a universal scale, but he's figured out how to manipulate the laws of physics within the Maze of Many, a self-contained dungeon that runs on an artificial StableTimeLoop. [[spoiler:He comes damn close, but ultimately fails because the main story's version of Kin, Minmax and Forgath [[SpannerInTheWorks disrupt his calculations]].]]

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* ''Webcomic/AwfulHospital'': This is [[spoiler: the Parliament]]'s end goal in ''Webcomic/AwfulHospital''. Let Crash explain it in greater detail:
-->'''Crash:''' Imagine if you could "catch" an aggressive cancer as easily as your common colds. Got that? Good. Now imagine if you could catch it just as easily from your neighbors, a pineapple, a picnic table, or
-- they essentially want to completely reset the sound of a trombone. That's multiverse to its original state, before it grew into the immense and complex thing it is today. It's not entirely clear what we're dealing with here -- or at least, that's what [[spoiler:the Parliament]]'s shooting for. The Alpha Malady. The Omnivirus. And the Hospital is their petri dish.
that state would be, but it's generally taken as something that wouldn't include anything we'd recognize as life.
* {{Webcomic/Goblins}}: ''Webcomic/{{Goblins}}'': Psion Minmax would, ideally, like to enact a Metaphysical Annihilation. He wants to negate things, not just from existence, but from ''history,'' so that they never existed at all. His reasoning is, existence is pain, so to end all pain, he must end all existence. He can't manage it on a universal scale, but he's figured out how to manipulate the laws of physics within the Maze of Many, a self-contained dungeon that runs on an artificial StableTimeLoop. [[spoiler:He comes damn close, but ultimately fails because the main story's version of Kin, Minmax and Forgath [[SpannerInTheWorks disrupt his calculations]].]]



* The threat of such an event is a major plot point in ''Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick'', in that [[spoiler: breaking all of the Gates would presumably bring about the unraveling of the world, eventually]].

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* ''Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick'': The threat of such an event is a major plot point in ''Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick'', point, in that [[spoiler: breaking all of the Gates would presumably bring about the unraveling of the world, eventually]].



* The goal of The Entity in ‘’WebOriginal/AtopTheFourthWall is a Class Z-1 apocalypse where the Entity absorbs all of existence into itself.

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* ''WebOriginal/AtopTheFourthWall'': The Entity's goal of The Entity in ‘’WebOriginal/AtopTheFourthWall is a Class Z-1 apocalypse where the Entity it absorbs all of existence into itself.



* The Quiet of ''Franchise/TheFearMythos'' is an EldritchAbomination that slowly ''unmakes'' things, sometimes just old journals and books... [[CosmicHorrorStory and sometimes entire universes]]. [[ParanoiaFuel It's been hinted that this has happened to hundreds (if not thousands) of other universes throughout time and that eventually the Quiet will absorb everything. It just happens to be doing it really slowly]].

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* ''Franchise/TheFearMythos'': The Quiet of ''Franchise/TheFearMythos'' is an EldritchAbomination that slowly ''unmakes'' things, sometimes just old journals and books... [[CosmicHorrorStory and sometimes entire universes]]. [[ParanoiaFuel It's been hinted that this has happened to hundreds (if not thousands) of other universes throughout time and that eventually the Quiet will absorb everything. It just happens to be doing it really slowly]].



* Done as a joke for an intro to ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'', where Kang and Kodos create a wormhole that's powerful enough to even suck {{God}} into it, leaving nothing but a blank slate.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'': Done as a joke for an intro to ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'', intro, where Kang and Kodos create a wormhole that's powerful enough to even suck {{God}} into it, leaving nothing but a blank slate.



* Attempted by [[WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds Spider-Carnage]] in ''WesternAnimation/SpiderManTheAnimatedSeries''. After losing Uncle Ben ''and'' Aunt May, ''then'' experiencing his world's version of ComicBook/TheCloneSaga and having to face a 50/50 chance that he's not the real Peter Parker, ''then'' becoming possessed by the [[SerialKiller Carnage]] symbiote, this alternate universe Spider-Man sets a new standard for AxCrazy. He attempts to, in his own words, "Destroy all reality." His plan is basic: trigger a bomb similar to the ''Series/DoctorWho'' example with Davros, above, unraveling the bonds that keep atoms together. It won't stop at destroying the Earth, or even the universe: With the help of a portal courtesy of the technology that created The Spot, the blast will be replicated across the entirety of the multiverse, ensuring that [[SuicidalCosmicTemperTantrum when Spider-Carnage dies]] [[OmnicidalManiac all of creation dies with him]].

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* ''WesternAnimation/SpiderManTheAnimatedSeries'': Attempted by [[WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds Spider-Carnage]] in ''WesternAnimation/SpiderManTheAnimatedSeries''.Spider-Carnage]]. After losing Uncle Ben ''and'' Aunt May, ''then'' experiencing his world's version of ComicBook/TheCloneSaga and having to face a 50/50 chance that he's not the real Peter Parker, ''then'' becoming possessed by the [[SerialKiller Carnage]] symbiote, this alternate universe Spider-Man sets a new standard for AxCrazy. He attempts to, in his own words, "Destroy all reality." His plan is basic: trigger a bomb similar to the ''Series/DoctorWho'' example with Davros, above, unraveling the bonds that keep atoms together. It won't stop at destroying the Earth, or even the universe: With the help of a portal courtesy of the technology that created The Spot, the blast will be replicated across the entirety of the multiverse, ensuring that [[SuicidalCosmicTemperTantrum when Spider-Carnage dies]] [[OmnicidalManiac all of creation dies with him]].



* In the final season of ''WesternAnimation/VoltronLegendaryDefender'', [[spoiler:Haggar/Honerva's motive is to be together with Zarkon and Lotor by finding a reality where the two of them are alive, but doing so would instantly destroy other realities in the process. Although she managed to reach the world she desperately craved, both alternate versions of Lotor and Zarkon reject her after realizing she's their real Honerva, and in a rage decides to obliterate all other realities until the frabic of existence has been reduced to absolute nothingness.]]

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* ''WesternAnimation/VoltronLegendaryDefender'': In the final season of ''WesternAnimation/VoltronLegendaryDefender'', season, [[spoiler:Haggar/Honerva's motive is to be together with Zarkon and Lotor by finding a reality where the two of them are alive, alive]], but doing so would instantly destroy other realities in the process. Although she [[spoiler:she managed to reach the world she desperately craved, both alternate versions of Lotor and Zarkon reject her after realizing she's their real Honerva, and in a rage she decides to obliterate all other realities until the frabic of existence has been reduced to absolute nothingness.]]nothingness]].





* In ''Anime/DigmionAdventure02'' we learn there are seven {{Cosmic Keystone}}s called Destiny Stones ([[DubNameChange among other things in other translations]]) that keep each dimension separate from all others. Destroy them all, and all dimensions collide, resulting in the destruction of all reality. (Worryingly, every dimension has its version of them, and this will happen if ''any'' world's set are destroyed. For the record, Earth's are seven particular shrines in Kyoto.)

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* In ''Anime/DigmionAdventure02'' *In ''Anime/DigimonAdventure02'' we learn there are seven {{Cosmic Keystone}}s called Destiny Stones ([[DubNameChange among other things in other translations]]) that keep each dimension separate from all others. Destroy them all, and all dimensions collide, resulting in the destruction of all reality. (Worryingly, every dimension has its version of them, and this will happen if ''any'' world's set are destroyed. For the record, Earth's are seven particular shrines in Kyoto.)



* ''ComicBook/CrisisOnInfiniteEarths'' threatens the vast ''majority'' of the multiverse, and in the end, only five worlds remain, to be saved by collapsing them into one MergedReality.

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* ''ComicBook/CrisisOnInfiniteEarths'' *''ComicBook/CrisisOnInfiniteEarths'' threatens the vast ''majority'' of the multiverse, and in the end, only five worlds remain, to be saved by collapsing them into one MergedReality.


*In ''Anime/DigmionAdventure02'' we learn there are seven {{Cosmic Keystone}}s called Destiny Stones ([[DubNameChange among other things in other translations]]) that keep each dimension separate from all others. Destroy them all, and all dimensions collide, resulting in the destruction of all reality. (Worryingly, every dimension has its version of them, and this will happen if ''any'' world's set are destroyed. For the record, Earth's are seven particular shrines in Kyoto.)



*''ComicBook/CrisisOnInfiniteEarths'' threatens the vast ''majority'' of the multiverse, and in the end, only five worlds remain, to be saved by collapsing them into one MergedReality.



** [[Recap/DoctorWhoS32E13TheWeddingOfRiverSong "The Wedding of River Song"]]: [[spoiler:The denial of a fixed point in history creates a temporal explosion threatening to collapse and kill all of reality, spreading outward from the point that was broken.]]

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** [[Recap/DoctorWhoS32E13TheWeddingOfRiverSong "The Wedding of River Song"]]: [[spoiler:The [[spoiler:There are "fixed points" in time that cannot be altered lest a RealityBreakingParadox ensue. When River risks it to save the Doctor anyway, the denial of a fixed point in history creates a temporal explosion threatening to collapse and kill all of reality, spreading outward from the point that was broken.]]



* Attempted by [[WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds Spider-Carnage]] in ''WesternAnimation/SpiderManTheAnimatedSeries''. After losing Uncle Ben ''and'' Aunt May, ''then'' experiencing his world's version of ComicBook/TheCloneSaga and having to face a 50/50 chance that he's not the real Peter Parker, he's possessed by the [[SerialKiller Carnage]] symbiote, this alternate universe Spider-Man sets a new standard for AxCrazy. He attempts to, in his own words, "Destroy all reality." His plan is basic: trigger a bomb similar to the ''Series/DoctorWho'' example with Davros, above, unraveling the bonds that keep atoms together. It won't stop at destroying the Earth, or even the universe: With the help of a portal courtesy of the technology that created The Spot, the blast will be replicated across the entirety of the multiverse, ensuring that [[SuicidalCosmicTemperTantrum when Spider-Carnage dies]] [[OmnicidalManiac all of creation dies with him]].

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* Attempted by [[WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds Spider-Carnage]] in ''WesternAnimation/SpiderManTheAnimatedSeries''. After losing Uncle Ben ''and'' Aunt May, ''then'' experiencing his world's version of ComicBook/TheCloneSaga and having to face a 50/50 chance that he's not the real Peter Parker, he's ''then'' becoming possessed by the [[SerialKiller Carnage]] symbiote, this alternate universe Spider-Man sets a new standard for AxCrazy. He attempts to, in his own words, "Destroy all reality." His plan is basic: trigger a bomb similar to the ''Series/DoctorWho'' example with Davros, above, unraveling the bonds that keep atoms together. It won't stop at destroying the Earth, or even the universe: With the help of a portal courtesy of the technology that created The Spot, the blast will be replicated across the entirety of the multiverse, ensuring that [[SuicidalCosmicTemperTantrum when Spider-Carnage dies]] [[OmnicidalManiac all of creation dies with him]].


* This is actually the ''premise'' of ''FanFic/TheInfiniteLoops''; Yggdrassil, the magical WorldTree supercomputer that underlines all of reality, suffered an [[NothingIsScarier unexplained systems crash]] that rendered eighty percent of the multiverse essentially defunct and forced the Admins to initiate the titular loops. It's very heavily implied that while things are getting better, more and more problems are cropping up as they go...

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* This is actually the ''premise'' of ''FanFic/TheInfiniteLoops''; Yggdrassil, [[Manga/AhMyGoddess Yggdrassil]], the magical WorldTree supercomputer that underlines all of reality, suffered an [[NothingIsScarier unexplained systems crash]] that rendered eighty percent of the multiverse essentially defunct and forced the Admins to initiate the titular loops. It's very heavily implied that while things are getting better, more and more problems are cropping up as they go...


* One of the most powerful entities in the ''Literature/CthulhuMythos'' is Azathoth, a being that will end the universe when he wakes up. He won't have to actually do anything, ''waking up will be enough to destroy the entire omniverse''. This is because the universe itself is nothing more than Azathoth's dream. When he wakes up, the dream ends.

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* One of the most powerful entities in the ''Literature/CthulhuMythos'' is Azathoth, a being that will end the universe when he wakes up. He won't have to actually do anything, ''waking up will be enough to destroy the entire omniverse''. This is because the universe existence itself is nothing more than Azathoth's dream. When he wakes up, the dream ends.


* One of the most powerful entities in the ''Literature/CthulhuMythos'' is Azathoth, a being that will end the universe when he wakes up. He won't have to actually do anything, ''waking up will be enough to destroy the entire omniverse''.

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* One of the most powerful entities in the ''Literature/CthulhuMythos'' is Azathoth, a being that will end the universe when he wakes up. He won't have to actually do anything, ''waking up will be enough to destroy the entire omniverse''. This is because the universe itself is nothing more than Azathoth's dream. When he wakes up, the dream ends.


** Although this is actually downplayed, [[spoiler: since there are multiple timelines, with even Zen'o having his own counterparts in these. Furthermore, Zen'o can only destroy the multiverse in his own native timeline (that being a Class X-5). But there was a strong possibility of a Class Z Omniversal FUBAR scenario happening if Goku didn't summon Future Zen'o in time, who then destroyed the multiverse in Future Trunks' timeline, which was at this point completely corrupted by an EldritchAbomination form of Merged Zamasu who [[GeniusLoci assimilated it into his own very being]], [[KillEmAll destroying all life]], [[HolyShitQuotient and even threatening to spill into all timelines in existence by distorting the fabric of time and space]], [[GodzillaThreshold which could result in Zen'o of all timelines destroying their own respective multiverses in response.]] Even if that ''didn't'' happen, Merged Zamasu was still trying to white out all mortal life and would've wiped them out himself.]]

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** Although this is actually downplayed, [[spoiler: since there are multiple timelines, with even Zen'o having his own counterparts in these. Furthermore, Zen'o can only destroy the multiverse in his own native timeline (that being a Class X-5). But there was a strong possibility of a Class Z Omniversal FUBAR scenario happening if Goku didn't summon Future Zen'o in time, who then destroyed the multiverse in Future Trunks' timeline, which was at this point completely corrupted by an EldritchAbomination form of Merged Zamasu who [[GeniusLoci assimilated it into his own very being]], [[KillEmAll destroying all life]], [[HolyShitQuotient [[SerialEscalation and even threatening to spill into all timelines in existence by distorting the fabric of time and space]], [[GodzillaThreshold which could result in Zen'o of all timelines destroying their own respective multiverses in response.]] Even if that ''didn't'' happen, Merged Zamasu was still trying to white out all mortal life and would've wiped them out himself.]]


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The "least" severe form: if some truly godlike thing was around (maybe a supernatural being, or just a SufficientlyAdvanced PhysicalGod[[note]]Possibly built into the omniverse's fundamental workings, like a physics BIOS.[[/note]]), it could possibly DeusExMachina everything back -- perhaps by reversing entropy, or reformatting the structure of the multiverse to at least allow some manner of interesting story to take place once again. Alternatively, if absolute entropy is the fate of everything, then perhaps one day in a googolplex years, simple physical processes might eventually lead to something interesting happening purely at random.

'''Omniversal 404''': The Metaphysical Annihilation of everything. It is not merely "the end of all things", [[TimeTravelTenseTrouble because if this happens]], nothing's there to start with. All cosmic data is irretrievably lost, and no viable backup or recoverable state exists for anything in the setting. The omniverse hasn't just been rendered into some unrecognisable state -- there simply ''isn't'' a state of the physical omniverse now, and something that simply isn't there can't have a history. Examples might include the laws of physics themselves changing or being tweaked such that they do not allow the existence of things as we understand it, or perhaps it's already possible given the metaphysics of the setting for things to get so metaphysically deranged that that they cease to be real in any cognisable sense. In any case, the point is that the multiverse and everything associated with it haven't merely been destroyed -- they don't exist in any meaningful state and never did.

This is less fixable, and would require, essentially, the intervention of an actual {{god}} or some other thing with control over the settings' metaphysics -- a physics-based [[DeusExMachina cosmic backup system]] built into the laws of the universe wouldn't cut it, as that might be affected as well. There would be nothing to recover at any rate, but perhaps a new reality could still be created from scratch: Omniverse ''v.n+1'', if you like.

'''Original Negation''': The Ontological Annihilation of everything. There's no coming back from this one. Even the PowersThatBe or the [[{{God}} One True God]] of the setting, the Omnipredicated [[note]]Omnipotent, Omnipresent, Omniscient, Omniet cetera[[/note]] [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ein_sof Ein Sof]] that has absolute control over everything and anything in the setting -- even these things don't survive. Bluntly, all universes, every physical thing, the laws of physics themselves, whatever metaphysical realities there might be, and whoever or whatever is ultimately behind it all -- all of it simply doesn't exist once this happens. Not only is it categorically impossible for anything in the setting to perdure this, but it's also modally impossible that anything about the setting could ever exist "again".

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The "least" severe form: if some truly godlike thing was around (maybe a supernatural being, or just a SufficientlyAdvanced PhysicalGod[[note]]Possibly built into the omniverse's fundamental workings, like a physics BIOS.[[/note]]), it could possibly DeusExMachina everything back -- perhaps by reversing entropy, or reformatting the structure of the multiverse to at least allow some manner of interesting story to take place once again. Alternatively, if absolute entropy is the fate of everything, then perhaps one day in a googolplex years, simple physical processes might eventually lead to something interesting happening purely at random.

'''Omniversal 404''': The Metaphysical Annihilation of everything. It is not merely "the end of all things", [[TimeTravelTenseTrouble because if this happens]], nothing's there to start with. All cosmic data is irretrievably lost, and no viable backup or recoverable state exists for anything in the setting. The omniverse hasn't just been rendered into some unrecognisable state -- there simply ''isn't'' a state of the physical omniverse now, and something that simply isn't there can't have a history. Examples might include the laws of physics themselves changing or being tweaked such that they do not allow the existence of things as we understand it, or perhaps it's already possible given the metaphysics of the setting for things to get so metaphysically deranged that that they cease to be real in any cognisable sense. In any case, the point is that the multiverse and everything associated with it haven't merely been destroyed -- they don't exist in any meaningful state and never did.

This is less fixable, and would require, essentially, the intervention of an actual {{god}} or some other thing with control over the settings' metaphysics -- a physics-based [[DeusExMachina cosmic backup system]] built into the laws of the universe wouldn't cut it, as that might be affected as well. There would be nothing to recover at any rate, but perhaps a new reality could still be created from scratch: Omniverse ''v.n+1'', if you like.

'''Original Negation''': The Ontological Annihilation of everything. There's no coming back from this one. Even the PowersThatBe or the [[{{God}} One True God]] of the setting, the Omnipredicated [[note]]Omnipotent, Omnipresent, Omniscient, Omniet cetera[[/note]] [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ein_sof Ein Sof]] that has absolute control over everything and anything in the setting -- even these things don't survive. Bluntly, all universes, every physical thing, the laws of physics themselves, whatever metaphysical realities there might be, and whoever or whatever is ultimately behind it all -- all of it simply doesn't exist once this happens. Not only is it categorically impossible for anything in the setting to perdure this, but it's also modally impossible that anything about the setting could ever exist "again".



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* The goal of The Entity in ‘’WebOriginal/AtopTheFourthWall is a Class Z-1 apocalypse where the Entity absorbs all of existence into itself.


* The last resort for [[spoiler:Chakravartin]] from ''VideoGame/AsurasWrath is this. [[spoiler: He will do this if he doesn't find an heir to replace him. He's done this countless times already in multiple cycles. Asura is the final one to break this cycle.]]
* In VideoGame/KirbyStarAllies, [[spoiler: This is Void Termina's ultimate Goal, and because he exists in every dimension there is, he's more then capable of doing so.]]

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* The last resort for [[spoiler:Chakravartin]] from ''VideoGame/AsurasWrath ''VideoGame/AsurasWrath'' is this. [[spoiler: He will do this if he doesn't find an heir to replace him. He's done this countless times already in multiple cycles. Asura is the final one to break this cycle.]]
* In VideoGame/KirbyStarAllies, ''VideoGame/KirbyStarAllies'', [[spoiler: This is Void Termina's ultimate Goal, goal, and because he exists in every dimension there is, he's more then capable of doing so.]]


* In VideoGame/KirbyStarallies, [[spoiler: This is Void Termina's ultimate Goal, and because he exists in every dimension there is, he's more then capable of doing so.]]

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* The last resort for [[spoiler:Chakravartin]] from ''VideoGame/AsurasWrath is this. [[spoiler: He will do this if he doesn't find an heir to replace him. He's done this countless times already in multiple cycles. Asura is the final one to break this cycle.]]
* In VideoGame/KirbyStarallies, [[spoiler: This is Void Termina's ultimate Goal, and because he exists in every dimension there is, he's more then capable of doing so.]]


* Actually happens in Music/FoodForTheGods. {{Satan}} leads an army of the damned into Heaven, and starts utterly laying waste to everything in sight. God responds by going completely insane with rage and obliterating all of creation.

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* Actually happens in Music/FoodForTheGods.This is how ''Music/FoodForTheGods'' ends. {{Satan}} leads an army of the damned into Heaven, and starts utterly laying waste to everything in sight. God responds by going completely insane with rage and obliterating all of creation.

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* ''VideoGame/BabaIsYou'' can end this way, if you complete a series of mind-bending meta puzzles and make your way to "Center". Assemble the rule "All is Done" and the level, the overworld map, and even the end credits will all float off into nothingness.

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* Creator/GKChesterton argued that the act of suicide is this trope from the perspective of the one committing it, assuming of course that [[CessationOfExistence there is no afterlife]] (though in that case, this would be true of ''any'' death).

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