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"Barbara's dead, and I'm laughing
Jason Todd's dead, and I can't stop laughing
I'm even dead, and I can't stop laughing!
What else can I do?
Now I'm part of you"
— "Look Who's Laughing Now", Joker (Batman: Arkham Knight)

"Your presence does not surprise me, Assassin. I have known of you ever since your craft entered the Eastern Fringes. Why did I not have you killed? Because your mission and the act you are about to commit proves the truth of all I have ever said or done. I merely punished those who had wronged, just as your false Emperor now seeks to punish me. Death is nothing compared to vindication."
Last words of Konrad Curze, Primarch of the Night Lords, to the Imperial agent sent to kill him, Warhammer 40,000

You have used up all your power; that wasn't very smart of you, Angemon! Now you are no use to anyone! You can't escape from the Dark Forces! Evil is everywhere, so don't savor your victory. There are other Digimon just as powerful as I am, some of them are even stronger—I wonder what you'll do when you run into them? You haven't won at all! What a waste of time!"
Devimon, Digimon Adventure

"You haven't won. Your dark dreams will never come true. Somewhere, someone will succeed where I failed. Until that day, live in fear. You will fall. We're only human... but... but we will survive. We will... survive..."
Master Roshi to King Piccolo, Dragon Ball

"Everything that follows is a result of what you see here."
Dr. Alfred Lanning, I, Robot

"You are greater than any I have ever trained. By killing me here you have rewarded me more than you can possibly know."
Darth Traya, The Sith Lords

"I promise that my work will continue. You think it's over just because I'm dead. It's not over. The games have just begun."
Jigsaw, Saw IV

Judge: Lord Henry Blackwood, you are sentenced to death for the practice of black magic, the unholy murder of five innocent young women, and the attempted murder of a sixth. Do you have any final words?
Lord Blackwood: only the beginning.

"Ah yes, you've given me a fine death! A fine death indeed! And only in death can you know the true terror of Scarmiglione!"

"Death is only the beginning..."

"Just a few seconds before the flame of his life went out, it flickered, and he turned it into a blazing flare that covered the entire world. I've never laughed as hard as I did that night. I've never cried as much as I did that night. I've never drank as much, either. He was our captain, and he was a magnificent man!"
Silvers Rayleigh, One Piece

Steve Rogers: Who are you?
HYDRA Agent Heinz Kruger: The first of many. Cut off one head, two more shall take its place. Hail HYDRA! [ingests suicide pill and dies]

"What does he mean by that?"
Metternich, hearing Talleyrand had died.

"Hahaha... Just kill me! Just like my closed friend, Brunhild... If I die, my friends on Earth will follow after me... And defeat you with Grendizer!"
Duke Fleed, UFO Robo Grendizer

"At last."
— The first words of the revived Madara Uchiha, Naruto

"Only now, have I truly won..."
Master Xehanort, Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep

"My body will be broken into pieces and spread across the universe. But with every piece, I will be reborn. Then you will regret having destroyed me!"
Gofer, Gradius IV: Fukkatsu

"You can't win, Darth. If you strike me down, I shall become more powerful than you can possibly imagine."
Obi-Wan Kenobi, A New Hope

"The tyrant dies and his rule is over; the martyr dies and his rule begins."
Soeren Kierkegaard

Zero: Oh, no! The Sigma Virus has been leaking out...
X: It must have spread all over and could cover the Earth by now... All of the Reploids are getting severely damaged!
Zero: Sigma! He lost to us on purpose... We have to evacuate immediately!

"I am just a small part of what was known as Venom. Pieces of me are scattered throughout the cosmos. Eventually, another will become sentient and exact retribution. You will never escape the shadow of fear! My hatred for your kind is eternal!"
Venom, Gradius V

"When I was alive, I might have been a little naughty... but after they killed me, I became something much, much worse. The stuff nightmares are made of."
Freddy Krueger, Freddy vs. Jason

Genetics, my dear, you wouldn't understand, and there's no time to teach you now. But my son and his little friend will work it out, and when they do... I have killed the Supremo, just as if I drowned him in radiation. I have placed Davros on the throne... I've got everything I've ever wanted!
Lady Calcula, while dying of radiation exposure, Big Finish Doctor Who: I, Davros - Corruption


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