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*** [[spoiler: [[GoneHorriblyWrong Unfortunately things do not pan out this way]], with his lover and daughters murdering his brother and nephew when they won't take revenge themselves for his death, rendering his family extinct, particularly because they themselves are killed while working with Deanerys to take revenge on Cersei. The icing on the cake? While he's seemingly reduced to some form of mindless undead slave Clegane does not die from the poison and dies 4 seasons later at the hand of his brother.]]

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*** [[spoiler: [[GoneHorriblyWrong Unfortunately things do not pan out this way]], with his lover and daughters murdering his brother and nephew when they won't take revenge themselves for his death, rendering his family extinct, particularly because they themselves are killed while working with Deanerys to take revenge on Cersei. The icing on the cake? While he's seemingly reduced to some form of mindless undead slave Clegane does not die from the poison and only dies 4 seasons later at the hand of his brother.]]

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*** [[spoiler: [[GoneHorriblyWrong Unfortunately things do not pan out this way]], with his lover and daughters murdering his brother and nephew when they won't take revenge themselves for his death, rendering his family extinct, particularly because they themselves are killed while working with Deanerys to take revenge on Cersei. The icing on the cake? While he's seemingly reduced to some form of mindless undead slave Clegane does not die from the poison and dies 4 seasons later at the hand of his brother.]]


* ''Series/MacGyver2016'': It's debatable whether Murdoc pulls one of these or an AllAccordingToPlan in "X-Ray + Penny". He kidnaps Macgyver, apparently indending to torture him for the location of Murdoc's son Cassian. He certainly does the kidnapping part right, getting away cleanly enough that Jack declares the trail cold, but then takes a biiiiig gulp of BondVillainStupidity in keeping his prisoner contained. He first threatens Mac and beats him up a little, then leaves, ostensibly to get NoodleImplements to torture him with (which apparently he couldn't have just brought with him in the first place). Mac uses the time and various materials Murdoc conveniently left to escape, then leads the team back to where he was held, where they find evidence of Murdoc's next target. They track the guy down, find out he's an undercover hitman and take him in... only for Murdoc to ambush them with a friggin' RPG and "rescue" their prisoner, recruiting him for a "collective" he's forming. So, Plan A: Mac doesn't escape. Murdoc tortures him and finds his son (yay!). Even if Mac doesn't know where Cassian is or dies without telling, Murdoc still gets to defeat him and [[ForTheEvulz have some fun]]. Plan B: Mac does escape and leads Murdoc to his target. A later episode shows how Plan B works out for him.

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* ''Series/MacGyver2016'': It's debatable whether Murdoc pulls one of these or an AllAccordingToPlan in "X-Ray + Penny". He kidnaps Macgyver, apparently indending intending to torture him for the location of Murdoc's son Cassian. He certainly does the kidnapping part right, getting away cleanly enough that Jack declares the trail cold, but then takes a biiiiig gulp of BondVillainStupidity in keeping his prisoner contained. He first threatens Mac and beats him up a little, then leaves, ostensibly to get NoodleImplements to torture him with (which apparently he couldn't have just brought with him in the first place). Mac uses the time and various materials Murdoc conveniently left to escape, then leads the team back to where he was held, where they find evidence of Murdoc's next target. They track the guy down, find out he's an undercover hitman and take him in... only for Murdoc to ambush them with a friggin' RPG and "rescue" their prisoner, recruiting him for a "collective" he's forming. So, Plan A: Mac doesn't escape. Murdoc tortures him and finds his son (yay!). Even if Mac doesn't know where Cassian is or dies without telling, Murdoc still gets to defeat him and [[ForTheEvulz have some fun]]. Plan B: Mac does escape and leads Murdoc to his target. A later episode shows how Plan B works out for him.


* ''Series/Macguyver(2016)'': It's debatable whether Murdoc pulls one of these or an AllAccordingToPLan in "X-Ray + Penny". He kidnaps Macguyver, apparently indending to torture him for the location of Murdoc's son Cassian. He certainly does the kidnapping part right, getting away cleanly enough that Jack declares the trail cold, but then takes a biiiiig gulp of BondVillainStupidity in keeping his prisoner contained. He first threatens Mac and beats him up a little, then leaves, ostensibly to get NoodleImplements to torture him with (which apparently he couldn't have just brought with him in the first place). Mac uses the time and various materials Murdoc conveniently left to escape, then leads the team back to where he was held, where they find evidence of Murdoc's next target. They track the guy down, find out he's an undercover hitman and take him in... only for Murdoc to ambush them with a friggin' RPG and "rescue" their prisoner, recruiting him for a "collective" he's forming. So, Plan A: Mac doesn't escape. Murdoc tortures him and finds his son (yay!). Even if Mac doesn't know where Cassian is or dies without telling, Murdoc still gets to defeat him and [[ForTheEvulz have some fun]]. Plan B: Mac does escape and leads Murdoc to his target. A later episode shows how Plan B works out for him.

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* ''Series/Macguyver(2016)'': ''Series/MacGyver2016'': It's debatable whether Murdoc pulls one of these or an AllAccordingToPLan AllAccordingToPlan in "X-Ray + Penny". He kidnaps Macguyver, Macgyver, apparently indending to torture him for the location of Murdoc's son Cassian. He certainly does the kidnapping part right, getting away cleanly enough that Jack declares the trail cold, but then takes a biiiiig gulp of BondVillainStupidity in keeping his prisoner contained. He first threatens Mac and beats him up a little, then leaves, ostensibly to get NoodleImplements to torture him with (which apparently he couldn't have just brought with him in the first place). Mac uses the time and various materials Murdoc conveniently left to escape, then leads the team back to where he was held, where they find evidence of Murdoc's next target. They track the guy down, find out he's an undercover hitman and take him in... only for Murdoc to ambush them with a friggin' RPG and "rescue" their prisoner, recruiting him for a "collective" he's forming. So, Plan A: Mac doesn't escape. Murdoc tortures him and finds his son (yay!). Even if Mac doesn't know where Cassian is or dies without telling, Murdoc still gets to defeat him and [[ForTheEvulz have some fun]]. Plan B: Mac does escape and leads Murdoc to his target. A later episode shows how Plan B works out for him.


* ''Series/Macguyver2016'': It's debatable whether Murdoc pulls one of these or an AllAccordingToPLan in "X-Ray + Penny". He kidnaps Macguyver, apparently indending to torture him for the location of Murdoc's son Cassian. He certainly does the kidnapping part right, getting away cleanly enough that Jack declares the trail cold, but then takes a biiiiig gulp of BondVillainStupidity in keeping his prisoner contained. He first threatens Mac and beats him up a little, then leaves, ostensibly to get NoodleImplements to torture him with (which apparently he couldn't have just brought with him in the first place). Mac uses the time and various materials Murdoc conveniently left to escape, then leads the team back to where he was held, where they find evidence of Murdoc's next target. They track the guy down, find out he's an undercover hitman and take him in... only for Murdoc to ambush them with a friggin' RPG and "rescue" their prisoner, recruiting him for a "collective" he's forming. So, Plan A: Mac doesn't escape. Murdoc tortures him and finds his son (yay!). Even if Mac doesn't know where Cassian is or dies without telling, Murdoc still gets to defeat him and [[ForTheEvulz have some fun]]. Plan B: Mac does escape and leads Murdoc to his target. A later episode deals with how Plan B works out for him.

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* ''Series/Macguyver2016'': ''Series/Macguyver(2016)'': It's debatable whether Murdoc pulls one of these or an AllAccordingToPLan in "X-Ray + Penny". He kidnaps Macguyver, apparently indending to torture him for the location of Murdoc's son Cassian. He certainly does the kidnapping part right, getting away cleanly enough that Jack declares the trail cold, but then takes a biiiiig gulp of BondVillainStupidity in keeping his prisoner contained. He first threatens Mac and beats him up a little, then leaves, ostensibly to get NoodleImplements to torture him with (which apparently he couldn't have just brought with him in the first place). Mac uses the time and various materials Murdoc conveniently left to escape, then leads the team back to where he was held, where they find evidence of Murdoc's next target. They track the guy down, find out he's an undercover hitman and take him in... only for Murdoc to ambush them with a friggin' RPG and "rescue" their prisoner, recruiting him for a "collective" he's forming. So, Plan A: Mac doesn't escape. Murdoc tortures him and finds his son (yay!). Even if Mac doesn't know where Cassian is or dies without telling, Murdoc still gets to defeat him and [[ForTheEvulz have some fun]]. Plan B: Mac does escape and leads Murdoc to his target. A later episode deals with shows how Plan B works out for him.

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* ''Series/Macguyver2016'': It's debatable whether Murdoc pulls one of these or an AllAccordingToPLan in "X-Ray + Penny". He kidnaps Macguyver, apparently indending to torture him for the location of Murdoc's son Cassian. He certainly does the kidnapping part right, getting away cleanly enough that Jack declares the trail cold, but then takes a biiiiig gulp of BondVillainStupidity in keeping his prisoner contained. He first threatens Mac and beats him up a little, then leaves, ostensibly to get NoodleImplements to torture him with (which apparently he couldn't have just brought with him in the first place). Mac uses the time and various materials Murdoc conveniently left to escape, then leads the team back to where he was held, where they find evidence of Murdoc's next target. They track the guy down, find out he's an undercover hitman and take him in... only for Murdoc to ambush them with a friggin' RPG and "rescue" their prisoner, recruiting him for a "collective" he's forming. So, Plan A: Mac doesn't escape. Murdoc tortures him and finds his son (yay!). Even if Mac doesn't know where Cassian is or dies without telling, Murdoc still gets to defeat him and [[ForTheEvulz have some fun]]. Plan B: Mac does escape and leads Murdoc to his target. A later episode deals with how Plan B works out for him.


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* In the ''Series/Babylon5'' movie "The Lost Tales," Asmodeus runs one of these by presenting Father Cassidy with a MortonsFork: let human religion continue to decline, or allow an innocent man to suffer for weeks when he could be cured in minutes? Either thought pleases Asmodeus. [[spoiler:And the temptation presented by the fork is itself a distraction, since Asmodeus' true goal is to escape, and he does that no matter ''when'' Cassidy holds the exorcism... so long as they do it in space, and why would they go through the effort to move him all the way back to Earth first?]]
* Subverted in ''Series/BattlestarGalactica2003''. Throughout the first two seasons, we are constantly told that the Cylons "have a plan," and the way the Cylon characters meets every defeat with a smirk and a cryptic remark about worse things to come makes it all too believable. However, as the series goes on, the supposed plan seems more and more bizarre, and finally [[Recap/BattlestarGalactica2003ThePlan the movie]] spells it out: there never was a master plan beyond "exterminate all the humans... somehow," and all the times the Cylons appeared to lose, they did in fact lose. They're just ''really good'' at looking enigmatically smug while losing.

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* In the ''Series/Babylon5'' ''Series/BabylonFive'' movie "The Lost Tales," Tales", Asmodeus runs one of these by presenting Father Cassidy with a MortonsFork: let human religion continue to decline, or allow an innocent man to suffer for weeks when he could be cured in minutes? Either thought pleases Asmodeus. [[spoiler:And the temptation presented by the fork is itself a distraction, since Asmodeus' true goal is to escape, and he does that no matter ''when'' Cassidy holds the exorcism... so long as they do it in space, and why would they go through the effort to move him all the way back to Earth first?]]
* Subverted in ''Series/BattlestarGalactica2003''. Throughout the first two seasons, we are constantly told that the Cylons "have a plan," plan", and the way the Cylon characters meets every defeat with a smirk and a cryptic remark about worse things to come makes it all too believable. However, as the series goes on, the supposed plan seems more and more bizarre, and finally [[Recap/BattlestarGalactica2003ThePlan the movie]] spells it out: there never was a master plan beyond "exterminate all the humans... somehow," and all the times the Cylons appeared to lose, they did in fact lose. They're just ''really good'' at looking enigmatically smug while losing.



-->'''The First''': You aren't supposed to die. This isn't the plan! But it'll do.

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-->'''The --->'''The First''': You aren't supposed to die. This isn't the plan! But it'll do.



* ''Series/BurnNotice'': In the episode "Dead to Rights," [[spoiler: Anson]] sets up one of these. If the plan succeeds, he's rich. If it fails, then he can blackmail Michael into doing whatever he wants. If Michael is killed in the process, he doesn't have to worry about him anymore.

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* ''Series/BurnNotice'': In the episode "Dead to Rights," Rights", [[spoiler: Anson]] sets up one of these. If the plan succeeds, he's rich. If it fails, then he can blackmail Michael into doing whatever he wants. If Michael is killed in the process, he doesn't have to worry about him anymore.



** The Doctor uses these. e.g, in 'Remembrance of the Daleks', the seventh Doctor seems to be trying to keep the Daleks from getting hold of the Hand of Omega (plan A) but when they do get to use it, he reveals that he rigged it so that when the Daleks tried to use it, they'd blow up their own sun (plan B). A few weeks later, he pulled the exact same trick on the Cybermen.

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** The Doctor uses these. e.g, in 'Remembrance [[Recap/DoctorWhoS25E1RemembranceOfTheDaleks "Remembrance of the Daleks', Daleks"]], the seventh Seventh Doctor seems to be trying to keep the Daleks from getting hold of the Hand of Omega (plan A) but when they do get to use it, he reveals that he rigged it so that when the Daleks tried to use it, they'd blow up their own sun (plan B). A few weeks later, he pulled the exact same trick on the Cybermen.



* ''Series/TheFlash1990'': In the episode "Honor Among Thieves", [[spoiler:a crime boss ''appears'' to gather a team to steal a rare mask. The police place their forces around the mask only to find out his men were there to loot the city. Later it's discovered to be a double fake as they're only distractions so he ''really could'' steal the mask.]]

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** [[Recap/DoctorWhoS31E7AmysChoice "Amy's Choice"]]: [[spoiler:Both realities are dreams, so whichever one they choose, the Dream Lord wins. Unfortunately for him, the Doctor knows him too well and figures it out.]]
* ''Series/TheFlash1990'': In the episode "Honor Among Thieves", [[spoiler:a crime boss ''appears'' to gather a team to steal a rare mask. The police place their forces around the mask only to find out his men were there to loot the city. Later it's discovered to be a double fake as they're only distractions so he ''really could'' steal the mask.]]



-->[[spoiler:Littlefinger: "Donít fight in the North or the South. Fight every battle everywhere, always, in your mind. Everyone is your enemy, everyone is your friend. Every possible series of events is happening all at once. Live that way and nothing will surprise you. Everything that happens will be something that youíve seen before."]]

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-->[[spoiler:Littlefinger: "Donít -->[[spoiler:'''Littlefinger:''' Donít fight in the North or the South. Fight every battle everywhere, always, in your mind. Everyone is your enemy, everyone is your friend. Every possible series of events is happening all at once. Live that way and nothing will surprise you. Everything that happens will be something that youíve seen before."]]]]



* ''Series/YesMinister'' and ''Yes, Prime Minister'': Virtually every episode features at least one Xanatos Gambit conducted by Sir Humphrey and/or Hacker.

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* %%* ''Series/YesMinister'' and ''Yes, Prime Minister'': Virtually every episode features at least one Xanatos Gambit conducted by Sir Humphrey and/or Hacker.Hacker.


* ''Series/KamenRiderZiO'' presents a particularly elaborate example, as BigBad Swartz turns out to be the one backing every faction within the confines of a StableTimeLoop that he's established in such a way that he can't lose: if Sougo kills Swartz, the loop comes undone in a way that erases Sougo's only friends from existence. If Sougo lets Swartz kill him, then Swartz wins. If Sougo completes the loop by [[BadFuture becoming Oma Zi-O]], then on top of using Oma as his PuppetKing, which is the next best thing to being king himself, Swartz can just try again in the next iteration of the loop. If Sougo somehow doesn't do ''any'' of those, then a TimeCrash destroys all timelines except Swartz's, so he wins.

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* ''Series/KamenRiderZiO'' presents a particularly elaborate example, as BigBad Swartz turns out to be the one backing every faction within the confines of a StableTimeLoop that he's established in such a way that he can't lose: if Sougo kills Swartz, the loop comes undone in a way that erases Sougo's only friends from existence. If Sougo lets Swartz kill him, then Swartz wins. If Sougo completes the loop by [[BadFuture becoming Oma Zi-O]], then on top of using Oma as his PuppetKing, which is the next best thing to being king himself, Swartz can just try again in the next iteration of the loop. If Sougo somehow doesn't do ''any'' of those, then a TimeCrash destroys all timelines except Swartz's, so he wins. [[spoiler: Thankfully, he gets OutGambitted by [[TheHero Sougo]]. First, by demonstrating that the power of Oma Zi-O [[TooSpicyForYogSothoth cannot be taken in anyway]] before sacrificing said power to break the established StableTimeLoop.]]


* ''Series/KamenRiderZiO'' presents a particularly elaborate example, as BigBad Swartz turns out to be the one backing every faction within the confines of a StableTimeLoop that he's established in such a way that he can't lose:
** '''Sougo kills Swartz''': Swartz being the instigator of the time loop, killing him would undo it and all of Swartz's actions. The only friends that Sougo has ever had are people from mutually incompatible timelines with his own, who only exist in the present because of Swartz tying the timeline into knots. Either Sougo can't go through with it, or Swartz gets the consolation prize of making Sougo erase his own friends from existence.
** '''Swartz kills Sougo''': Swartz takes Sougo's powers and becomes the absolute ruler of time.
** '''Sougo becomes Oma Zi-O, completing the loop''': Sougo's friends all live, but half of humanity dies under Oma Zi-O's tyrannical reign. On top of using Oma as his PuppetKing, which is the next best thing to being king himself, Swartz can just try again in the next iteration of the loop.
** '''An Another Rider kills Sougo''': Swartz has direct control over the Another Rider, who he can use as his new puppet, or he can just go back in time and try again.
** '''Geiz kills Sougo''': The only way Geiz can kill Sougo is to use the full strength of Geiz Revive, which will kill him from the strain, clearing the way for Swartz to take the throne himself with no meaningful opposition.

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* ''Series/KamenRiderZiO'' presents a particularly elaborate example, as BigBad Swartz turns out to be the one backing every faction within the confines of a StableTimeLoop that he's established in such a way that he can't lose:
** '''Sougo
lose: if Sougo kills Swartz''': Swartz being Swartz, the instigator of the time loop, killing him would undo it and all of Swartz's actions. The loop comes undone in a way that erases Sougo's only friends that from existence. If Sougo has ever had are people from mutually incompatible timelines with his own, who only exist in the present because of lets Swartz tying the timeline into knots. Either Sougo can't go through with it, or kill him, then Swartz gets the consolation prize of making wins. If Sougo erase his own friends from existence.
** '''Swartz kills Sougo''': Swartz takes Sougo's powers and becomes
completes the absolute ruler of time.
** '''Sougo becomes
loop by [[BadFuture becoming Oma Zi-O, completing the loop''': Sougo's friends all live, but half of humanity dies under Oma Zi-O's tyrannical reign. On Zi-O]], then on top of using Oma as his PuppetKing, which is the next best thing to being king himself, Swartz can just try again in the next iteration of the loop.
** '''An Another Rider kills Sougo''': Swartz has direct control over the Another Rider, who he can use as his new puppet, or he can just go back in time and try again.
** '''Geiz kills Sougo''': The only way Geiz can kill
loop. If Sougo is to use the full strength somehow doesn't do ''any'' of Geiz Revive, which will kill him from the strain, clearing the way for Swartz to take the throne himself with no meaningful opposition.those, then a TimeCrash destroys all timelines except Swartz's, so he wins.


** '''Sougo becomes Oma Zi-O, completing the loop''': Sougo's friends all live, but half of humanity dies under Oma Zi-O's tyrannical reign. On top of using Oma as his puppet, which is the next best thing to being king himself, Swartz can just try again in the next iteration of the loop.

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** '''Sougo becomes Oma Zi-O, completing the loop''': Sougo's friends all live, but half of humanity dies under Oma Zi-O's tyrannical reign. On top of using Oma as his puppet, PuppetKing, which is the next best thing to being king himself, Swartz can just try again in the next iteration of the loop.


* ''Series/KamenRiderZiO'' presents a particularly elaborate example, as BigBad Swartz turns out to be the one backing every faction so that he'll win regardless of who wins the surface conflict:
** '''Zi-O continues the StableTimeLoop''': Swartz already implanted Sougo with some form of mind control while he was a child that will lead Sougo to become the tyrant Oma Zi-O, with Swartz as the power behind the throne.
** '''An Another Rider kills Zi-O''': Swartz has direct control over the Another Rider, who he can use as his new puppet, or he can just go back in time and try again.
** '''Geiz kills Zi-O''': The only way Geiz can kill Sougo is to use the full strength of Geiz Revive, which will kill him from the strain, clearing the way for Swartz to take the throne himself with no meaningful opposition.
** '''Zi-O breaks the time loop and allies with Geiz''': The time distortions caused by the resulting changes to history draw Decade's attention, giving Swartz the opportunity to steal his powers.

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* ''Series/KamenRiderZiO'' presents a particularly elaborate example, as BigBad Swartz turns out to be the one backing every faction so within the confines of a StableTimeLoop that he'll win regardless of who wins the surface conflict:
he's established in such a way that he can't lose:
** '''Zi-O continues the StableTimeLoop''': '''Sougo kills Swartz''': Swartz already implanted being the instigator of the time loop, killing him would undo it and all of Swartz's actions. The only friends that Sougo has ever had are people from mutually incompatible timelines with some form his own, who only exist in the present because of mind control while he was a child that will lead Swartz tying the timeline into knots. Either Sougo to become can't go through with it, or Swartz gets the tyrant consolation prize of making Sougo erase his own friends from existence.
** '''Swartz kills Sougo''': Swartz takes Sougo's powers and becomes the absolute ruler of time.
** '''Sougo becomes
Oma Zi-O, with completing the loop''': Sougo's friends all live, but half of humanity dies under Oma Zi-O's tyrannical reign. On top of using Oma as his puppet, which is the next best thing to being king himself, Swartz as can just try again in the power behind next iteration of the throne.
loop.
** '''An Another Rider kills Zi-O''': Sougo''': Swartz has direct control over the Another Rider, who he can use as his new puppet, or he can just go back in time and try again.
** '''Geiz kills Zi-O''': Sougo''': The only way Geiz can kill Sougo is to use the full strength of Geiz Revive, which will kill him from the strain, clearing the way for Swartz to take the throne himself with no meaningful opposition.
** '''Zi-O breaks the time loop and allies with Geiz''': The time distortions caused by the resulting changes to history draw Decade's attention, giving Swartz the opportunity to steal his powers.
opposition.

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* ''Series/KamenRiderZiO'' presents a particularly elaborate example, as BigBad Swartz turns out to be the one backing every faction so that he'll win regardless of who wins the surface conflict:
** '''Zi-O continues the StableTimeLoop''': Swartz already implanted Sougo with some form of mind control while he was a child that will lead Sougo to become the tyrant Oma Zi-O, with Swartz as the power behind the throne.
** '''An Another Rider kills Zi-O''': Swartz has direct control over the Another Rider, who he can use as his new puppet, or he can just go back in time and try again.
** '''Geiz kills Zi-O''': The only way Geiz can kill Sougo is to use the full strength of Geiz Revive, which will kill him from the strain, clearing the way for Swartz to take the throne himself with no meaningful opposition.
** '''Zi-O breaks the time loop and allies with Geiz''': The time distortions caused by the resulting changes to history draw Decade's attention, giving Swartz the opportunity to steal his powers.

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* In the ''Series/Babylon5'' movie "The Lost Tales," Asmodeus runs one of these by presenting Father Cassidy with a MortonsFork: let human religion continue to decline, or allow an innocent man to suffer for weeks when he could be cured in minutes? Either thought pleases Asmodeus. [[spoiler:And the temptation presented by the fork is itself a distraction, since Asmodeus' true goal is to escape, and he does that no matter ''when'' Cassidy holds the exorcism... so long as they do it in space, and why would they go through the effort to move him all the way back to Earth first?]]


* ''Series/MightyMorphinPowerRangers'':
** Of all people, Rita Repulsa has one of these. In the season 3 two-parter "A Ranger Catastrophe", she carries out a typical "separate [[SixthRanger Tommy]] from his teammates, send down a MonsterOfTheWeek" plot, but the real aim of the plot is not necessarily to destroy the Rangers, but to ingratiate her spy, the brainwashed girl Kat, into the Rangers' social circle.

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* ''Series/MightyMorphinPowerRangers'':
''Franchise/PowerRangers'':
** Of In ''Series/MightyMorphinPowerRangers'', of all people, Rita Repulsa has one of these. In the season 3 two-parter "A Ranger Catastrophe", she carries out a typical "separate [[SixthRanger Tommy]] from his teammates, send down a MonsterOfTheWeek" plot, but the real aim of the plot is not necessarily to destroy the Rangers, but to ingratiate her spy, the brainwashed girl Kat, into the Rangers' social circle.


** In the same season, Emperor Grumm pulled a number of these in order to build [[spoiler:[[BiggerBad Omni's]] body]].

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** In the same season, Emperor Grumm pulled a number of these in order to build [[spoiler:[[BiggerBad Omni's]] [[spoiler:Omni's body]].

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