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* In the graphic novel ''ComicBook/JonahHex: No Way Back'', Jonah stabs el Papagayo with the same knife Papagayo just stabbed him with: while its still ''stuck through his arm!''

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* In the graphic novel ''ComicBook/JonahHex: No Way Back'', Jonah stabs el Papagayo with the same knife Papagayo just stabbed him with: while its it's still ''stuck through his arm!''



* ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer'' - Giles is fighting off a vampire in the park, Jenny aims a crossbow at it - and in the chaos, shoots Giles in the back. As he stands reeling in agony, the vampire laughs mockingly - until Giles [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome yanks the bolt from his back and stakes him with it]].

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* ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer'' - Giles is fighting off a vampire in the park, Jenny aims a crossbow at it - and in the chaos, shoots Giles in the back. As he stands reeling in agony, the vampire laughs mockingly - until Giles [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome [[SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome yanks the bolt from his back and stakes him with it]].



* The PlayerCharacter Soap does it near the end of ''VideoGame/CallOfDutyModernWarfare2'' to [[spoiler:kill General Shepherd with the same knife he stabbed him in the chest with]]. However, this ends up being a thoroughly DeconstructedTrope. The game makes a point to have it come out slowly and agonizingly, and it was clearly a last resort. In fact, in the third game, he almost dies from it, flatlining during the prologue, and there's a level where you have to get him to safety before he bleeds out.

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* The PlayerCharacter Soap does it near the end of ''VideoGame/CallOfDutyModernWarfare2'' to [[spoiler:kill General Shepherd with the same knife he stabbed him in the chest with]]. However, this ends up being a thoroughly DeconstructedTrope. The game makes a point to have it come out slowly and agonizingly, and it was clearly a last resort. In fact, in the third game, he almost dies from it, flatlining flat-lining during the prologue, and there's a level where you have to get him to safety before he bleeds out.



* Played with repeatedly in ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid4GunsOfThePatriots'' during [[spoiler:Raiden's]] fight with Vamp. Towards the end of the fight, [[spoiler: Raiden]] is pinned to the ground via a knife through the foot. He proceeds to [[spoiler: [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome yank his foot out of the ground and stomp on Vamp repeatedly... with the knife still sticking out.]]]]

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* Played with repeatedly in ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid4GunsOfThePatriots'' during [[spoiler:Raiden's]] fight with Vamp. Towards the end of the fight, [[spoiler: Raiden]] is pinned to the ground via a knife through the foot. He proceeds to [[spoiler: [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome [[SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome yank his foot out of the ground and stomp on Vamp repeatedly... with the knife still sticking out.]]]]



* In ''VideoGame/InjusticeGodsAmongUs'', one of SolomonGrundy's moves is to attack with the knives stuck in his back, and then put them back. (Grundy is a zombie, you see.)

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* In ''VideoGame/InjusticeGodsAmongUs'', one of SolomonGrundy's Solomon Grundy's moves is to attack with the knives stuck in his back, and then put them back. (Grundy is a zombie, you see.)



* In Part V of ''WebVideo/DeadFantasy'', even after [[VideoGame/FinalFantasyVII Tifa]] gets a katana lodged into her upper arm, she takes it out and continues fighting.

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* In Part V of ''WebVideo/DeadFantasy'', ''WebAnimation/DeadFantasy'', even after [[VideoGame/FinalFantasyVII Tifa]] gets a katana lodged into her upper arm, she takes it out and continues fighting.

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* During the final fight in ''Film/{{Parker}}'', Parker stabs Milander in the neck with the ejected [[ImprovisedWeapon clip from his gun]]. After Milander is dead, he grabs the clip back, slams it into his gun, and uses it to shot Hardwicke.



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* During the climatic battle in ''Film/BeyondSherwoodForest'', the Sheriff stabs Robin in the shoulder with a dagger. When Sheriff turns and stabs Alina with his sword, thus leaving his back exposed, Robin yanks the dagger out and uses it to stab the Sheriff.

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* Invoked (and therefore averted) in ''Film/JohnWickChapter2''. Wick stabs Cassian in the heart but leaves the knife there, telling Cassian that he'll remain alive as long as he doesn't remove the blade. This is done because he respects Cassian [[spoiler:and is not a courtesy he extends towards TheDragon Ares.]]


* ''VideoGame/ZombieRevenge'' had a spectacular aversion in one boss fight. The undead boss had many of spikes and other sharp pieces of debris embedded in its back. With the right timing one could use the "pick up weapon" command to yank out a pipe from it. This not only does heavy damage to it but also gives you a decent melee weapon.

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* ''VideoGame/ZombieRevenge'' had has a spectacular aversion in one boss fight. The undead boss had has many of spikes and other sharp pieces of debris embedded in its back. With the right timing one could can use the "pick up weapon" command to yank out a pipe from it. This not only does heavy damage to it but also gives you a decent melee weapon.


* In ''VideoGame/InjusticeGodsAmongUs'', one of SolomonGrundy's moves is to attack with the knives stuck in his back, and then put them back. (Grundy is a zombie, you see)

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* In ''VideoGame/InjusticeGodsAmongUs'', one of SolomonGrundy's moves is to attack with the knives stuck in his back, and then put them back. (Grundy is a zombie, you see)see.)
** A one-way variation is used in his Super Move; he pulls his own headstone out from his stomach and breaks it over his opponent's skull.


* The PlayerCharacter Soap does it near the end of ''VideoGame/CallOfDutyModernWarfare2'' to [[spoiler:kill General Shepherd with the same knife he stabbed him in the chest with]]. However, this ends up being a thoroughly DeconstructedTrope. The game makes a point to have it come out slowly and agonizingly, and it was clearly a last resort. In fact, in the third game, he almost dies from it, flatlining during the prologue, and there's a level where you have to get him to safety before he bleeds out. [[spoiler:The wound later reopens and ultimately kills him]].

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* The PlayerCharacter Soap does it near the end of ''VideoGame/CallOfDutyModernWarfare2'' to [[spoiler:kill General Shepherd with the same knife he stabbed him in the chest with]]. However, this ends up being a thoroughly DeconstructedTrope. The game makes a point to have it come out slowly and agonizingly, and it was clearly a last resort. In fact, in the third game, he almost dies from it, flatlining during the prologue, and there's a level where you have to get him to safety before he bleeds out. [[spoiler:The wound later reopens and ultimately kills him]].


* An actual gameplay mechanic in ''VideoGame/TheElderScrollsVSkyrim'', albeit understated: Not only do you have a chance of being able to pull used arrows out of your enemy's corpse and use them again, but you also have a chance, when being pelted by enemy archers, of finding a few new arrows in your inventory after the fight, presumably pulled from your own flesh. Likewise, if an enemy archer is shot with a better quality arrow than their own equipment there's a chance they will send it straight back at you.

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* An actual gameplay mechanic in ''VideoGame/TheElderScrollsVSkyrim'', albeit understated: Not only do ''Franchise/TheElderScrolls'' series, starting with ''[[VideoGame/TheElderScrollsIIIMorrowind Morrowind]]''. If you have are struck by an enemy archer, there is a small chance of that the arrow will appear in your inventory. You can then equip it and fire it back, with the implication being able to pull used arrows that you ''took it out of your enemy's corpse and use them again, but you also have a chance, when being pelted by enemy archers, of finding a few new arrows in your inventory after the fight, presumably pulled from your own flesh. flesh''. Likewise, if an enemy archer is shot with a better quality arrow than their own equipment what they possess, there's a chance they will send it straight back at you.you in the same fashion. This trope also appears in ''[[VideoGame/TheElderScrollsIVOblivion Oblivion]]'' and ''[[VideoGame/TheElderScrollsVSkyrim Skyrim]]'', where the odds of the arrow showing up in your inventory are higher.


* In the remake of the ''Film/TheCrazies'', the main character at one point gets a knife stabbed through his hand. Shortly afterwards, he kills his assailant by stabbing them in the throat by thrusting his still-impaled hand into their neck.

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* In the remake of the ''Film/TheCrazies'', ''Film/TheCrazies2010'', the main character at one point gets a knife stabbed through his hand. Shortly afterwards, he kills his assailant by stabbing them in the throat by thrusting his still-impaled hand into their neck.

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* In ''The Transformers: Salvation'', the Dinobots end up fighting [[KnightTemplar Sandstorm]] in the belly of Trypticon when Snarl hurls his sword at Sandstorm. Sandstorm pulls it out [[spoiler: and [[KansasCityShuffle uses it to destroy the staff Bludgeon was using to control Trypticon]] as the two were actually pretending to fight each other just so they could do that]].

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* ''Series/{{Smallville}}'': In "Sacred", the witch Isobel summons two magic swords and throws one into Clark Kent's shoulder, and as it is magical, it stabs him. When she attacks him with the other sword, he pulls out the first to defend himself. As Kryptonians have a HealingFactor, that solves the bleeding issue.


* A rare double version occurs in ''Webcomic/SluggyFreelance'' when [[http://sluggy.com/daily.php?date=061107 Oasis fights]] [[http://sluggy.com/daily.php?date=061108 Nash Straw]].

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* A rare double version occurs in ''Webcomic/SluggyFreelance'' when [[http://sluggy.com/daily.php?date=061107 Oasis fights]] [[http://sluggy.com/daily.php?date=061108 Nash Straw]].Straw.]]



* At the end of ''[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-is63goeBgc Ryan Vs. Dorkman 2]]'', [[spoiler: Dorkman is being cruelly stabbed by Ryan, but he manages to push Ryan back, pull out the lightsaber from his chest, and kill Ryan with a well-placed [[ThrowingYourSwordAlwaysWorks saber throw]]]].

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* At the end of ''[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-is63goeBgc Ryan Vs. Dorkman 2]]'', 2,]]'' [[spoiler: Dorkman is being cruelly stabbed by Ryan, but he manages to push Ryan back, pull out the lightsaber from his chest, and kill Ryan with a well-placed [[ThrowingYourSwordAlwaysWorks saber throw]]]].


Note that in RealLife, this [[WorstAid is a very bad idea]] because the knife sticking in the wound slows down the bleeding considerably. Pulling it out runs a high risk of bleeding yourself to death within minutes. Additionally, touching the lodged blade can result in you surviving the stab wound only to finish the job yourself by cutting into something important inside. (Imagine, for example, someone stabs you in the chest but manages to miss anything vital. You start yanking on the blade to try removing it and it creates a back and forth sawing motion, cutting right through a lung or massive blood vessel. NiceJobBreakingItHero.)

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Note that in RealLife, this [[WorstAid is a very bad idea]] because the knife sticking in the wound slows down the bleeding considerably. Pulling it out runs a high risk of bleeding yourself to death within minutes. Additionally, touching the lodged blade can result in you surviving the stab wound only to finish the job yourself by cutting into something important inside. (Imagine, for example, someone stabs you in the chest but manages to miss anything vital. You start yanking on the blade to try removing it and it creates a back and forth sawing motion, cutting right through a lung or massive blood vessel. NiceJobBreakingItHero.)
NiceJobBreakingItHero)

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* In ''ComicBook/RobynHood: I Love NY'' #11, Robyn stabs Fuchs [[ImpaledPalm through the palm]] with a piece of splintered wood. This doesn't even slow Fuchs down, as he pulls the shard out of his hand and slashes Robyn with it.

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* In ''Manga/FullmetalAlchemist'', Captain Buccaneer was stabbed by [[spoiler:Wrath]], but managed to yank the sword off his hand with his uber abs. Later on, he pulled this trope despite being warned not to and died shortly after. However, considering he managed to cripple [[spoiler:Wrath]] with said blade, it also counts as HeroicSacrifice

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