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* Ann odd variant occurs in ''VideoGame/NierAutomata'' where 2B and 9S are overwhelmed in this fashion, seconds after the dogpile completes [[spoiler: everyone is destroyed by the two activating their self-destruct mechanisms just after finishing copying their minds elsewhere to backup bodies.]]


* In ''Literature/HardToBeAGod'', Earth Progressor Rumata is defeated like this. He is a capable combatant when faced with another (or multiple duelists) due to the physical advantages of Noon Universe humans, plus the combat training that is superior to anything on the [[DungAges Dung Ages]] Arkanar. So what does Don Reba do? He gets 30 of the most beefy, fat guards, armed only with clubs, nets, and shields. They overwhelm him (despite taking several casualties), then capture him, and bring to Don Reba.

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* In ''Literature/HardToBeAGod'', Earth Progressor observer (and proto-Progressor) Rumata is defeated like this. He is a capable combatant when faced with another (or multiple duelists) due to the physical advantages of Noon Universe humans, plus the combat training that is superior to anything on the [[DungAges Dung Ages]] Arkanar. So what does Don Reba do? He gets 30 of the most beefy, fat guards, armed only with clubs, nets, and shields. They overwhelm him (despite taking several casualties), then capture him, and bring to Don Reba.

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*In ''Literature/HardToBeAGod'', Earth Progressor Rumata is defeated like this. He is a capable combatant when faced with another (or multiple duelists) due to the physical advantages of Noon Universe humans, plus the combat training that is superior to anything on the [[DungAges Dung Ages]] Arkanar. So what does Don Reba do? He gets 30 of the most beefy, fat guards, armed only with clubs, nets, and shields. They overwhelm him (despite taking several casualties), then capture him, and bring to Don Reba.

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* An episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheFantasticFour1967'' has a downplayed Type A when an entire football team try to tackle The Thing during a charity game after he gets the ball. Thing simply picks up the whole team and carries them to the endzone.

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* One segment of ''VideoGame/SlyCooperThievesInTime'''s opening has Murray get dogpiled on by several of Le Paradox's {{Mooks}}. Considering he has SuperStrength, Murray ends up busting out after a brief QuickTimeEvent.


* The boss battle against Ra's al Ghul in ''VideoGame/BatmanArkhamCity'' includes sequences where a horde of ninjas leaps at Batman from all directions, with the action slowing down while they are still in mid-air. The player must rapidly press the "block" key to account for every single ninja before they land; if this is done right, the player is rewarded with the sight of Batman exploding out of the dogpile.

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* The boss battle against Ra's al Ghul in ''VideoGame/BatmanArkhamCity'' includes sequences where a horde of ninjas leaps at Batman from all directions, with the action slowing down while they are still in mid-air. The player must rapidly press the "block" key "counter" button to account for every single ninja before they land; if this is done right, the player is rewarded with the sight of Batman exploding out of the dogpile.


* ''Franchise/TheMatrix'':
** Morpheus gets fairly well Type C'd in [[Film/TheMatrix the original]] - after Smith beats him into submission, his human thugs surround Morpheus and beat him even though he's already on the ground.
** The Smiths do this to Neo in ''Film/TheMatrixReloaded'', leading to a Type A when Neo hurls them all off him.

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* ''Franchise/TheMatrix'':
** Morpheus gets fairly well Type C'd in [[Film/TheMatrix the original]] - after Smith beats him into submission, his human thugs surround Morpheus and beat him even though he's already on the ground.
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''Franchise/TheMatrix'': The Smiths do this to Neo in ''Film/TheMatrixReloaded'', leading to a Type A when Neo hurls them all off him.


* At the climax of ''WesternAnimation/{{Shrek}}'', this happens to the title character at the hands of Lord Farquaad's minions. Fortunately, he's able to whistle for Donkey and Dragon before he can be completely subdued.

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* in ''WesternAnimation/MadagascarEscape2Africa'': King Julien calls for his subjects to do one of these on Mort, to keep Mort from boarding the plane. King Julien justifies this to everyone by claiming that Mort is carrying items that are banned from carry-on luggage ("...scissors, and uh, hand cream!"). Mort manages a Type D escape with the use of ... comically large scissors.


* In the Disney version of ''Disney/RobinHood'', this is how the hero gets captured [[spoiler:after his disguise is revealed at the archery tournament]].


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* In the Disney version of ''Disney/RobinHood'', this is how the hero gets captured [[spoiler:after his disguise is revealed at the archery tournament]].
* At the climax of ''WesternAnimation/{{Shrek}}'', this happens to the title character at the hands of Lord Farquaad's minions. Fortunately, he's able to whistle for Donkey and Dragon before he can be completely subdued.


** --> "Dogpile on the rabbit! Dogpile on the rabbit!"

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* 1966's ''Film/BatmanTheMovie'' has a scene where the Joker, the Riddler, the Penguin and their accompanying goon squad burst in on Bruce Wayne and Catwoman (disguised as Russian reporter Miss Kitka), with the intent to kidnap them. Bruce initially does pretty well for himself before the numbers become too much and the villains dogpile him, with the Penguin climbing on the very top with an open umbrella because that's how he rolls.


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** --> "Dogpile on the rabbit! Dogpile on the rabbit!"

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* The boss battle against Ra's al Ghul in ''VideoGame/BatmanArkhamCity'' includes sequences where a horde of ninjas leaps at Batman from all directions, with the action slowing down while they are still in mid-air. The player must rapidly press the "block" key to account for every single ninja before they land; if this is done right, the player is rewarded with the sight of Batman exploding out of the dogpile.


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* ''WesternAnimation/Ben10'':
** In the episode "Divided We Stand", Ben as Ditto did a Type C on Dr. Animo while floating on water. Now how did they not sink from the accumulating weight of the pileup?

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''WesternAnimation/Ben10'': In the episode "Divided We Stand", Ben as Ditto did a Type C on Dr. Animo while floating on water. Now how did they not sink from the accumulating weight of the pileup?


Type B: The hero is killed at the bottom of the pile. (This one is pretty rare, actually.)

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Type B: The hero is killed at the bottom of the pile. (This one is pretty rare, rare outside of [[DevouredByTheHorde zombie movies]], actually.)

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