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So, what would be the basic case of a character getting hit on the head and losing a bunch of memories? Easy Amnesia or Laser-Guided Amnesia? —Document N

Does this trope exist: a character gets a lot of memories (after amnesia, previous lives, someone else), in a short time, often with a kaleidoscopic effect? Examples: Duncan in Heretics of Dune, the end of Light's Memory Gambit in Death Note, Jackson Lake in a recent Doctor Who. óCigaes