Sephiroth Impaling Mario

Sephiroth Impaling Mario

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Updated Dec 15, 2020 at 10:31AM EST by Don.

Added Dec 11, 2020 at 12:22PM EST by 3kole5.

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Sephiroth Impaling Mario is a notable scene taken from the reveal trailer for Final Fantasy VII villain Sephiroth as the next DLC fighter in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Following the premiere of the trailer at the 2020 Game Awards, the moment in which Sephiroth appears to stab Mario was used as an object labeling meme template.

Origin

On December 10th, 2020, at the 2020 Game Awards, a trailer revealing Sephiroth from Final Fantasy VII as an upcoming playable DLC fighter in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate premiered (shown below). In the trailer, he is shown to seemingly impale Mario with his sword, only to reveal the sword caught onto Mario's overalls.



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The moment in the trailer was quickly the subject of jokes due to the graphic implication of Sephiroth stabbing Mario. Twitter user @ammnontet[1] joked, "this is the single greatest image ever created by man," gaining over 4,000 retweets and 26,000 likes (shown below, left). User @StormYorha[2] joked, "SEPHIROTH FUCKING MURDERS MARIO," gaining over 4,000 retweets and 25,000 likes (shown below, right).


ammnontet 000 @ammnontet this is the single greatest image ever created by man 7:07 PM ยท Dec 10, 2020 ยท Twitter Web App Storm Yorha 00 @StormYorha SEPHIROTH F------ MURDERS MARIO #THEGAMEAWARDS 7:10 PM ยท Dec 10, 2020 ยท Twitter for Android

Others used the moment in object labeling memes. For example, Twitter user @MegaVGMaster[3] posted a series of object labeling memes, gaining over 120 retweets and 920 likes (example shown below, left). User @DustyLance_[4] posted an edit of the scene showing Mario stabbing Sephiroth (shown below, right).


*mom finding the mess me and my brother made in the living room* me mom brother?" "where is your DustyLance

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Shawty ok SORRY MARIO #THEGAMEAWARDS IT'S MARCH *In the principles office* me principle your grades" "lets talk about "we need to have a talk" wife husband "where do you want to eat tonight?"

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External References

[1] Twitter โ€“ ammnontet

[2] Twitter โ€“ StormYorha

[3] Twitter โ€“ @MegaVGMaster

[4] Twitter โ€“ @DustyLance_

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