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* The bosses' levels in ''VideoGame/{{Splatoon}}''. As soon as you arrive to one, you're only a few meters apart from the battlefield.

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* The bosses' levels in ''VideoGame/{{Splatoon}}''.''VideoGame/{{Splatoon}}'' and ''VideoGame/Splatoon2''. As soon as you arrive to one, you're only a few meters apart from the battlefield.



* This is how all of the boss levels in ''VideoGame/{{Splatoon}}'' and ''VideoGame/Splatoon2'' are laid out. In most cases, you spawn on a small platform overlooking the arena, with a Launchpad leading you to it.

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* This is how all of the boss levels in ''VideoGame/{{Splatoon}}'' and ''VideoGame/Splatoon2'' are laid out. In most cases, you spawn on a small platform overlooking the arena, with a Launchpad leading you to it.

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* ''Iron Tank'''s FinalDungeon, the Enemy Headquarters, consists of a CoresAndTurretsBoss fortification followed by a three-part SequentialBoss fight with the [[MilitaryMashupMachine Think Tank Main Body]].


* The only opponent in Episode 1 Level 9 of ''VideoGame/Wolfenstein3D'' was the boss, Hans Grosse.

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* The only opponent in Episode 1 Level 9 of ''VideoGame/Wolfenstein3D'' was is the boss, Hans Grosse.



** In ''VideoGame/PokemonXAndY'' the Unknown Dungeon and Sea Spirit's Den both have one room apiece, containing a Legendary Pokemon: Mewtwo and one of the Legendary Birds (depending on the starter the player chose at the start of the game), respectively. However, getting the bird to appear in the latter is a sidequest on its own, making it a minor subversion.

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** In ''VideoGame/PokemonXAndY'' the Unknown Dungeon and Sea Spirit's Den both have one room apiece, containing a Legendary Pokemon: Mewtwo and one of the Legendary Birds (depending on the starter the player chose at the start of the game), respectively. However, getting the bird to appear in the latter is a sidequest on its own, making it a minor subversion.

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* ''VideoGame/ArkandianLegends'': The final boss is always in a separate dungeon from the buildup dungeon, so there's obviously a way to prepare.





* Mission 6 in ''{{VideoGame/Contra}}: Shattered Soldier'' is entirely a SequentialBoss fight, and Mission 7 is the TrueFinalBoss.

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* Mission 6 in ''{{VideoGame/Contra}}: ''VideoGame/{{Contra}}: Shattered Soldier'' is entirely a SequentialBoss fight, and Mission 7 is the TrueFinalBoss.


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* ''VideoGame/CyberChaser'': There are three challenges in which you only refight a boss, with it having more HP and no pickups.


** In ''VideoGame/PokemonXAndY'' the Unknown Dungeon and Sea Spirit's Den both have one room apiece, containing a Legendary Pokemon: Mewtwo and one of the Legendary Birds (depending on the starter the player chose at the start of the game). However, getting the bird to appear in the latter is a sidequest on its own, making it a minor subversion.

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** In ''VideoGame/PokemonXAndY'' the Unknown Dungeon and Sea Spirit's Den both have one room apiece, containing a Legendary Pokemon: Mewtwo and one of the Legendary Birds (depending on the starter the player chose at the start of the game).game), respectively. However, getting the bird to appear in the latter is a sidequest on its own, making it a minor subversion.

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** In ''VideoGame/PokemonXAndY'' the Unknown Dungeon and Sea Spirit's Den both have one room apiece, containing a Legendary Pokemon: Mewtwo and one of the Legendary Birds (depending on the starter the player chose at the start of the game). However, getting the bird to appear in the latter is a sidequest on its own, making it a minor subversion.


* Some ''Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda'' games have their final dungeons are void of enemies and/or exploration.

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* Some ''Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda'' games have their final dungeons are void of enemies and/or complex exploration.



** ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaLinksAwakening's'' Wind Fish's Egg is also this, as it's TheMaze you navigate to reach the right path to the final boss.
** ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaMajorasMask's'' Moon is an EldritchLocation where you can challenge the FinalBoss right off the bat. However, if you're going for OneHundredPercentCompletion (and the game's InfinityPlusOneSword) you ''have'' to take on four challenging mini-dungeons in the same area.

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** ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaLinksAwakening's'' The Wind Fish's Egg in ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaLinksAwakening'' is also this, as it's TheMaze you navigate to reach the right path to the final boss.
** ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaMajorasMask's'' The Moon from ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaMajorasMask'' is an EldritchLocation where you can challenge the FinalBoss right off the bat. However, if you're going for OneHundredPercentCompletion (and the game's InfinityPlusOneSword) you ''have'' to take on four challenging mini-dungeons in the same area.



* "Technodrome: The Final Shell Shock!" from ''VideoGame/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtlesTurtlesInTime'' is the FinalBoss, Shredder[=/=][[SuperMode Super Shredder.]]

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* "Technodrome: The Final Shell Shock!" from ''VideoGame/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtlesTurtlesInTime'' is the FinalBoss, Shredder[=/=][[SuperMode Shredder/[[SuperMode Super Shredder.]]Shredder]].


* ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaALinkToThePast's'' final "dungeon", the Pyramid of Power (which is also where Link started his journey in the Dark World). Just drop down through the hole created by Ganon and you will immediately reach the chamber where the final battle takes place.

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* Some ''Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda'' games have their final dungeons are void of enemies and/or exploration.
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''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaALinkToThePast's'' final "dungeon", the Pyramid of Power (which is also where Link started his journey in the Dark World). Just drop down through the hole created by Ganon and you will immediately reach the chamber where the final battle takes place.place.
** ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaLinksAwakening's'' Wind Fish's Egg is also this, as it's TheMaze you navigate to reach the right path to the final boss.
** ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaMajorasMask's'' Moon is an EldritchLocation where you can challenge the FinalBoss right off the bat. However, if you're going for OneHundredPercentCompletion (and the game's InfinityPlusOneSword) you ''have'' to take on four challenging mini-dungeons in the same area.

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* In the SNES version of ''VideoGame/{{Gradius}} III'', the BossRush that made up the first leg of the arcade version's final stage is spun off into a separate stage.

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* In ''VideoGame/OriAndTheWillOfTheWisps'', the only enemy in Windtorn Ruins is the giant SandWorm that Ori has to escape from after uniting the Wisps.

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* In the NES version of ''VideoGame/{{Astyanax}}'', the last stage, Thelenea Tower, is exclusively a BossRush comprised of the minibosses from the previous levels, followed by the BigBad Blackhorn and his dragon.


* The final level of ''VideoGame/BioShock1'' is a single large room simply named "[[spoiler:Fontaine]]" in which you fight the titular BigBad's ADAM-powered OneWingedAngel form.

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* The final level of ''VideoGame/BioShock1'' is a single large room at the top of Point Prometheus and the highest point in [[UnderwaterCity Rapture]], simply named "[[spoiler:Fontaine]]" "[[spoiler:Fontaine]]", in which you fight the titular BigBad's ADAM-powered OneWingedAngel form.

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