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** In [[Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventureVentoAureo Part 5]], Giorno gives the biggest beatdown in the manga to Ciocolata that lasts for 7 pages straight (now translated to over '''''thirty seconds''''' in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W944vHnaQPw the anime]]), ending it by punching him into a garbage truck. [[spoiler:It's cranked up even more when his stand gains its Requiem form, giving it infinite stats.]] The scene is quite possibly the TropeCodifier, being the first non-stop beatdown in a manga to last for 7 pages.
** Most Stands that have a B or higher rank in Destructive Power use this. [[AvertedTrope King Crimson, who has a A rank in Destructive Power, uses]] {{megaton punch}}es instead. Purple Haze has both A rank and this trope played straight, but that's only because it has to spread as much of [[TheVirus its virus as possible]].
** Usually when Polnareff finishes someone off, he [[TheresNoKillLikeOverkill really overdoes it]]. He was particularly restrained, when he finished off [[spoiler: Vanilla Ice]] only because [[spoiler: he managed to survive all his attacks.]] It takes a lot of hits to make your enemy look like a victim of a car crash, especially if your only weapon is rapier.

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** In [[Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventureVentoAureo Part 5]], Giorno gives the biggest beatdown in the manga to Ciocolata Cioccolata that lasts for 7 pages straight (now translated to over '''''thirty seconds''''' in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W944vHnaQPw the anime]]), ending it by punching him into a garbage truck. [[spoiler:It's cranked up even more when his stand gains its Requiem form, giving it infinite stats.]] The scene is quite possibly the TropeCodifier, being the first non-stop beatdown in a manga to last for 7 pages.
** Most Stands that have a B or higher rank in Destructive Power use this. [[AvertedTrope King Crimson, who has a an A rank in Destructive Power, uses]] {{megaton punch}}es instead. Purple Haze has both Haze, despite having an A rank and ranking, plays this trope played straight, but that's only because it has to spread as much of [[TheVirus its virus as possible]].
** Usually when Polnareff finishes someone off, he [[TheresNoKillLikeOverkill really overdoes it]]. He was particularly restrained, restrained when he finished off [[spoiler: Vanilla Ice]] only because [[spoiler: he managed to survive all his attacks.]] It takes a lot of hits to make your enemy look like a victim of a car crash, especially if your only weapon is rapier.


* In ''Anime/YuGiOh'', the end of the battle between Atem and Insector Haga/Weevil Underwood on the top of the train qualifies as a hero-on-villain version of this trope. Despite already having won by the game rules, Aten just keeps on pulling his [[MeaningfulName Berserker Soul's]] effect on a defenseless Haga. And he would have probably continued until Haga fell unconscious from the pain had Anzu not intervened.

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* In ''Anime/YuGiOh'', the end of the battle between Atem Yami and Insector Haga/Weevil Underwood on the top of the train qualifies as a hero-on-villain version of this trope. Despite already having won by the game rules, Aten Yami just keeps on pulling his [[MeaningfulName Berserker Soul's]] effect on a defenseless Haga. And he would have probably continued until Haga fell unconscious from the pain had Anzu not intervened.


** In [[Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventureVentoAureo Part 5]], Giorno gives the biggest beatdown in the manga to Ciocolata that lasts for 7 pages straight (now translated to over '''''thirty seconds''''' in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W944vHnaQPw the anime]]), ending it by punching him into a garbage truck. [[spoiler:It's cranked up even more when his stand gains its Requiem form, giving it infinite stats.]] The scene is quite possibly the TropeCodfier, being the first non-stop beatdown in a manga to last for 7 pages.

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** In [[Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventureVentoAureo Part 5]], Giorno gives the biggest beatdown in the manga to Ciocolata that lasts for 7 pages straight (now translated to over '''''thirty seconds''''' in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W944vHnaQPw the anime]]), ending it by punching him into a garbage truck. [[spoiler:It's cranked up even more when his stand gains its Requiem form, giving it infinite stats.]] The scene is quite possibly the TropeCodfier, TropeCodifier, being the first non-stop beatdown in a manga to last for 7 pages.


** In [[Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventureVentoAureo Part 5]], Giorno gives the biggest beatdown in the manga to Ciocolata that lasts for 7 pages straight (now translated to over '''''thirty seconds''''' in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W944vHnaQPw the anime]]), ending it by punching him into a garbage truck. [[spoiler:It's cranked up even more when his stand gains its Requiem form, giving it infinite stats.]]

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** In [[Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventureVentoAureo Part 5]], Giorno gives the biggest beatdown in the manga to Ciocolata that lasts for 7 pages straight (now translated to over '''''thirty seconds''''' in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W944vHnaQPw the anime]]), ending it by punching him into a garbage truck. [[spoiler:It's cranked up even more when his stand gains its Requiem form, giving it infinite stats.]]]] The scene is quite possibly the TropeCodfier, being the first non-stop beatdown in a manga to last for 7 pages.


** On the villain side, there is Vanilla Ice subjecting [[spoiler: poor Iggy]] to one in rage for being forced to destroy an effigy of his master Dio. [[spoiler: Iggy is actually killed as a result of the beatdown.]]


** In [[Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventureVentoAureo Part 5]], Giorno gives the biggest beatdown in the manga to Ciocolata that lasts for 7 pages straight, ending it by punching him into a garbage truck. [[spoiler:It's cranked up even more when his stand gains its Requiem form, giving it infinite stats.]]

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** In [[Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventureVentoAureo Part 5]], Giorno gives the biggest beatdown in the manga to Ciocolata that lasts for 7 pages straight, straight (now translated to over '''''thirty seconds''''' in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W944vHnaQPw the anime]]), ending it by punching him into a garbage truck. [[spoiler:It's cranked up even more when his stand gains its Requiem form, giving it infinite stats.]]


** Yamamato delivers one to a special hollow that was created to stop his InfinityPlusOneSword. The hollow rendered his sword useless, but Yammato simply killed it with a set bare-handed attacks.

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** Yamamato Yamamoto delivers one to [[spoiler: Wonderweiss Margela, a special hollow Arrancar]] literally made to render his Zanpakuto completely useless- as Aizen had foolishly believed that Ryujin Jakka, known as a InfinityPlusOneSword, was created all Yamamoto brought to stop his InfinityPlusOneSword. The hollow rendered his sword useless, but Yammato a battle. He is proven wrong in a spectacular manner, as [[spoiler:Yamamoto simply killed it beats the crap out of a released Wonderweiss with a set bare-handed attacks.his ''bare hands'']].

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* There have been a few examples in ''Manga/AshitaNoJoe'', but the most brutal is the "Chom-Chom", a combo with whom Asian-Pacific champion Kim Yong-bi puts his opponent on the ropes, starts brutally hitting him in the head until he starts falling, and then ''uppercuts him back up'' and continues until the referee realizes what's happening and makes Kim back off. Up until Joe everyone who went through this had to be carried off with a stretcher, and two outright died. [[spoiler:Joe himself didn't get though it unscathed, as it's likely where his punch drunk syndrome started]].


** Common in the movies, with Goku getting one from Turles after the latter ate of the fruit from Anime/TheTreeOfMight, which had a notably brutal KickTheDog moment when Goku could barely stand and Turles pummelled him with repeated Ki blasts. More famously, any fight involving Broly has him do this before his beaten by a DeusExMachina.

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** Common in the movies, with Goku getting one from Turles after the latter ate of the fruit from Anime/TheTreeOfMight, which had a notably brutal KickTheDog moment when Goku could barely stand and Turles pummelled him with repeated Ki blasts. More famously, any fight involving Broly has him do this before his beaten by a DeusExMachina. [[spoiler: ''Anime/DragonBallSuperBroly'' even takes this UpToEleven as Broly ends up pummeling Frieza - in his GoldenSuperMode, no less - ''for a whole hour!'']]


** Yusuke vs. Doctor Kamiya has to be one of the most one-sided beatdowns in the whole series. Yusuke pummels the ''absolute'' '''''FUCK''''' out of him, culminating in him ''blowing his arm off with a [[FingerGun Spirit Gun.]]

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** Yusuke vs. Doctor Kamiya has got to be one of the most one-sided beatdowns in the whole series. Yusuke pummels the ''absolute'' '''''FUCK''''' out of him, culminating in him ''blowing his arm off with a [[FingerGun Spirit Gun.]]]]''


** [[GiantMook Ayon]] cements [[strike: himself]] ''itself'' as the only thing in the Manga almost as terrifying as Barragan by delivering several almost impossibly brutal versions of the OneHitKO. It tears out half of Rangiku's torso before she can blink. It crushes Momo's ribcage with a single punch. It attempts to crush and ''eat'' Hisagi when he attempts to take it on, and blows Iba away with a ''backwards glance'' during his attempt at BigDamnHeroes.

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** [[GiantMook Ayon]] cements [[strike: himself]] ''itself'' as the only thing in the Manga almost as terrifying as Barragan by delivering several almost impossibly brutal versions of the OneHitKO. It tears out half of Rangiku's torso before she can blink. It crushes Momo's ribcage with a single punch. It attempts to crush and ''eat'' Hisagi when he attempts to take it on, and blows Iba away with a ''backwards glance'' during his attempt at BigDamnHeroes. [[spoiler: And that's all nothing compared to the utterly savage beating it gave to Quilge Opie - in his ''[[OneWingedAngel Vollstandig,]]'' a power-up absolutely ''no other Quincy'' had to rely on at the that point in the manga's last arc.]]


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** Yusuke vs. Doctor Kamiya has to be one of the most one-sided beatdowns in the whole series. Yusuke pummels the ''absolute'' '''''FUCK''''' out of him, culminating in him ''blowing his arm off with a [[FingerGun Spirit Gun.]]


* In the ''{{Anime/Daimos}}'' anime, [[TheHero Kazuya]] gives one to [[GeneralRipper Chief]] [[{{Jerkass}} Miwa]] towards the end of the anime. In this case, the fans did not hold it against Kazuya (and in fact, mostly cheered him on) because Miwa [[AssholeVictim deserved every single punch he got]].

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* In the ''{{Anime/Daimos}}'' anime, [[TheHero Kazuya]] gives one to [[GeneralRipper Chief]] [[{{Jerkass}} Miwa]] towards the end of the anime. In this case, the fans did not hold it against Kazuya (and in fact, mostly cheered him on) because Miwa [[AssholeVictim deserved every single punch he got]]. When the anime's storyline gets involved in a ''VideoGame/SuperRobotWars'' installment, expect Kazuya to follow up every time and even forcing his fellow pilots to back down and let him do this.


** Just as harsh: Hercule/Mr. Satan's daughter Videl is savagely beaten to the point of crying by her superpowered opponent, Spopovich in the Tenkaichi Budokai tournament. He takes this almost literally as the last move he used was standing on and attempting to crush her skull against the tournament floor. During the first half of the fight Videl gave him a pretty far going beatdown, as she didn't know the true extent of the power Gohan had trained her to, but was just trying to win. She and the audience even thought she accidentally killed him at one point, but it turned out for this guy having your neck suddenly wrenched around 75 degrees by a roundhouse was far less than fatal. Of course, considering he barely registers any damage later in the fight, it's likely he ''let'' her beat the crap outta him for shits and giggles.

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** Just as harsh: Hercule/Mr. Satan's daughter Videl is savagely beaten to the point of crying by her superpowered opponent, Spopovich in the Tenkaichi Budokai tournament. He takes this almost literally as the last move he used was standing on and attempting to crush her skull against the tournament floor. During the first half of the fight Videl gave him a pretty far going beatdown, as she didn't know the true extent of the power Gohan had trained her to, but was just trying to win. She and the audience even thought she accidentally killed him at one point, but it turned out for this guy having your neck suddenly wrenched around 75 degrees by a roundhouse was far less than fatal. Of course, considering he barely registers any damage later in the fight, it's likely he ''let'' her beat the crap outta him for shits and giggles.


*** Hannyabal, his direct assistant suffers a [[TearJerker truly sad]], yet [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome awesome]] beat down from Luffy, as he is obviously outmatched; yet is constantly willing himself to get back up, especially after being hit by the same attack that knocked Lucci, yes that Lucci out cold, because of his unwavering belief of protecting the people of the world from criminals.

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*** Hannyabal, his direct assistant suffers a [[TearJerker truly sad]], yet [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome [[SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome awesome]] beat down from Luffy, as he is obviously outmatched; yet is constantly willing himself to get back up, especially after being hit by the same attack that knocked Lucci, yes that Lucci out cold, because of his unwavering belief of protecting the people of the world from criminals.



* Possibly one of the greatest examples in all of anime occurs in ''Anime/{{Karas}}: The Revelation.'' The hero [[BadassNormal Otoha]] has been stripped of his powers, but it's revealed that, possibly due to a genetic disease ([[spoiler:he's incredibly bishonen for being the product of incest]]), he's incapable of feeling pain. He readily cuts open his own hand with his sword without so much as wincing, and he more than once takes bullet wounds in fights and carries on with barely a hesitation. Even with this knowledge however, the audience cringes during his fight with a bull demon in a subway station: without his powers as Karas, Otoha is massively outclassed, and although he briefly holds his own, he's eventually impaled on a spike the width of a car tire and hurled the length of a city block... ''[[CrowningMomentOfAwesome and he still gets back up.]]'' To elaborate. [[spoiler: He survives a WaveMotionGun attack. There's a moment where it really looks like he's going to summon up some supernatural power, one brief moment of hope, but it doesn't last. His Karas sword SHATTERS, he's got shards of glass or metal in HIS EYES, minus one arm. And he still TRIES to keep fighting. Which basically results in him collapsing forward, lamenting his weakness. And then, he became a Karas again, and delivered a curbstomp of his own to what was, in all likelihood, the weakest monster of the series.]]
* ''Anime/{{Karas}}: The Prophecy'', being part 1 of the previous entry, opens with quite possibly the most epic battle of the entire series. Between Eko, the former Karas, and his replacement. Eko, being hundreds of years old and only recently replaced, delivers a fairly one-sided beating to the Karas who preceded Otoha. With CrowningMusicOfAwesome in the background. And transformations from samurai / ninja to something resembling fighter jet combat. Basically, whenever Eko enters the fray, a beatdown is about to commence. To the degree where its DISAPPOINTING that he ScaledUp into a giant asian-style mecha-dragon looking thing. As giant monstrosities never seem to put up as good a fight as a human BigBad, and do not lend themselves to epic kung fu battle. Which was what made Eko such a wonderful villain. He knows that AuthorityEqualsAsskicking and he's not afraid to do it. Which makes sense, considering he spent centuries as a monster-fighter in Japan...

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* Possibly one of the greatest examples in all of anime occurs in ''Anime/{{Karas}}: The Revelation.'' The hero [[BadassNormal Otoha]] has been stripped of his powers, but it's revealed that, possibly due to a genetic disease ([[spoiler:he's incredibly bishonen for being the product of incest]]), he's incapable of feeling pain. He readily cuts open his own hand with his sword without so much as wincing, and he more than once takes bullet wounds in fights and carries on with barely a hesitation. Even with this knowledge however, the audience cringes during his fight with a bull demon in a subway station: without his powers as Karas, Otoha is massively outclassed, and although he briefly holds his own, he's eventually impaled on a spike the width of a car tire and hurled the length of a city block... ''[[CrowningMomentOfAwesome ''[[SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome and he still gets back up.]]'' To elaborate. [[spoiler: He survives a WaveMotionGun attack. There's a moment where it really looks like he's going to summon up some supernatural power, one brief moment of hope, but it doesn't last. His Karas sword SHATTERS, he's got shards of glass or metal in HIS EYES, minus one arm. And he still TRIES to keep fighting. Which basically results in him collapsing forward, lamenting his weakness. And then, he became a Karas again, and delivered a curbstomp of his own to what was, in all likelihood, the weakest monster of the series.]]
* ''Anime/{{Karas}}: The Prophecy'', being part 1 of the previous entry, opens with quite possibly the most epic battle of the entire series. Between Eko, the former Karas, and his replacement. Eko, being hundreds of years old and only recently replaced, delivers a fairly one-sided beating to the Karas who preceded Otoha. With CrowningMusicOfAwesome SugarWiki/AwesomeMusic in the background. And transformations from samurai / ninja to something resembling fighter jet combat. Basically, whenever Eko enters the fray, a beatdown is about to commence. To the degree where its DISAPPOINTING that he ScaledUp into a giant asian-style mecha-dragon looking thing. As giant monstrosities never seem to put up as good a fight as a human BigBad, and do not lend themselves to epic kung fu battle. Which was what made Eko such a wonderful villain. He knows that AuthorityEqualsAsskicking and he's not afraid to do it. Which makes sense, considering he spent centuries as a monster-fighter in Japan...



** ''End of Evangelion'' has a rare two-way NoHoldsBarredBeatdown, with both sides delivering it to one another. Asuka absolutely [[CurbStompBattle wipes the floor]] with the entire JSSDF army, beginning by [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome lobbing a battleship into the heavy artillery]] and then literally stomping the gunships. Even the MP Evas don't slow her down; she destroys all of them in less than the 3 mins of power she has left. And then it gets turned around in a [[CruelAndUnusualDeath horrifying and]] [[NauseaFuel disgusting]] way. [[spoiler: Turns out the MP Evas are effectively immortal. So they regen when she has run out of power, [[EyeScream shove a spear through her eye]], and then eat her alive. Then lob about 6 more spears, one of which splits HER ARM in half into her body.]]

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** ''End of Evangelion'' has a rare two-way NoHoldsBarredBeatdown, with both sides delivering it to one another. Asuka absolutely [[CurbStompBattle wipes the floor]] with the entire JSSDF army, beginning by [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome [[SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome lobbing a battleship into the heavy artillery]] and then literally stomping the gunships. Even the MP Evas don't slow her down; she destroys all of them in less than the 3 mins of power she has left. And then it gets turned around in a [[CruelAndUnusualDeath horrifying and]] [[NauseaFuel disgusting]] way. [[spoiler: Turns out the MP Evas are effectively immortal. So they regen when she has run out of power, [[EyeScream shove a spear through her eye]], and then eat her alive. Then lob about 6 more spears, one of which splits HER ARM in half into her body.]]


* ''Manga/MakenKi'': Prior to chapter 57, Takeru had always refrained from killing. That changed after [[spoiler: Himegami]] sacrificed herself to save him from what would've been a fatal attack. Takeru [[ThisIsUnforgivable became so enraged]] that he beat Gouken Yamato to death, [[https://www.mangareader.net/maken-ki/57/20/ despite Leo's attempts to pull him off of him]], [[https://www.mangareader.net/maken-ki/57/22/ nor would he listen to reason]] since it wasn't what [[spoiler: Himegami]] would've wanted. Plus, Gouken was possessed by [[spoiler: [[BigBad Takeru Yamato]]]], who would simply [[BodySurf move on to a new body.]] By the time Takeru was done, Gouken was no longer recognizable and had literally been [[https://www.mangareader.net/maken-ki/57/25/ beaten into a crater]] by the force of his punches.

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* ''Manga/MakenKi'': Prior to chapter 57, Takeru had always refrained from killing. That changed after [[spoiler: Himegami]] sacrificed herself to save him from what would've been a fatal attack. Takeru [[ThisIsUnforgivable became so enraged]] that he beat Gouken Yamato to death, [[https://www.mangareader.net/maken-ki/57/20/ net/maken-ki/57/20 despite Leo's attempts to pull him off of him]], [[https://www.mangareader.net/maken-ki/57/22/ net/maken-ki/57/22 nor would he listen to reason]] since it wasn't what [[spoiler: Himegami]] would've wanted. Plus, Gouken was possessed by [[spoiler: [[BigBad Takeru Yamato]]]], who would simply [[BodySurf move on to a new body.]] By the time Takeru was done, Gouken was no longer recognizable and had literally been [[https://www.mangareader.net/maken-ki/57/25/ net/maken-ki/57/25 beaten into a crater]] by the force of his punches.

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