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3rd Dec '16 10:19:23 AM EDP
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* In the Italian satiric webcomic ''Jenus'' Music/RonnieJamesDio, who had come to Earth to spread music and left in disgust at the Church shortly before the Second Coming. Incidentally, [[SueDonym "Dio" is Italian for "God"]].
28th Nov '16 3:32:48 PM Miracle@StOlaf
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** [[Music/GunsNRoses Slash]] is really a mythological character based on the legend of Vunter Slaush. It was just one of their parents that actually played at Cartman's party. But, who was the guitarist for Music/GunsNRoses? ''One of their parents''.

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** While investigating how he's able to appear at so many different gigs seemingly all at once, Craig and Clyde discover that [[Music/GunsNRoses Slash]] is really a mythological character based on the legend of Vunter Slaush. It Turns out it was just one of their parents that actually played at Cartman's party. But, party.
--> '''Cartman:''' "But, [[FridgeLogic
who was the guitarist for Music/GunsNRoses? ''One for]] Music/GunsNRoses?"
--> '''Craig:''' "''One
of their our parents''."
23rd Nov '16 10:04:35 PM nombretomado
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** In AssassinsCreedSyndicate, Jack the Ripper was an assassin who went insane.

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** In AssassinsCreedSyndicate, ''VideoGame/AssassinsCreedSyndicate'', Jack the Ripper was an assassin who went insane.
18th Nov '16 3:44:26 PM Gideoncrawle
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->''"Historians still argue as to whether [[Creator/WilliamShakespeare Shakespeare]] was gay, a front for the Earl of Oxford and/or Sir Francis Bacon, or a cyborg from the future sent back in time to found Western civilization, thereby hastening the creation of the [[UsefulNotes/McDonalds McRib]] sandwich."''

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->''"Historians still argue as to whether [[Creator/WilliamShakespeare Shakespeare]] Shakespeare was gay, a front for the Earl of Oxford and/or Sir Francis Bacon, or a cyborg from the future sent back in time to found Western civilization, thereby hastening the creation of the [[UsefulNotes/McDonalds McRib]] [=McRib=] sandwich."''
12th Oct '16 7:26:10 PM TropesForever
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* ''VideoGame/LittleBigPlanet'' has various characters named after historical people, and they behave just like their real counterpart. We have [[UsefulNotes/LeonardoDaVinci Larry Da Vinci]] inventing stuff while wearing 3D glasses, [[UsefulNotes/IsaacNewton Newton Pud]] as the BigBad, and more.
8th Oct '16 9:13:59 PM merotoker
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* ''LightNovel/HaiyoreNyarkoSan'' reveals that the various {{Cosmic Horror}}s of the CthulhuMythos were actually members of alien species who visited Earth incognito. One Nyarlathotepian befriended Creator/HPLovecraft and told him stories about these beings, which inspired Lovecraft to create the Mythos.

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* ''LightNovel/HaiyoreNyarkoSan'' reveals that the various {{Cosmic Horror}}s {{Eldritch Abomination}}s of the CthulhuMythos Franchise/CthulhuMythos were actually members of alien species who visited Earth incognito. One Nyarlathotepian befriended Creator/HPLovecraft and told him stories about these beings, which inspired Lovecraft to create the Mythos.



* The TropeMaker is probably Bram Stoker's ''Literature/{{Dracula}}'' in which an obscure 14th Century nobleman is made into the most famous vampire in history. Also makes this trope OlderThanRadio

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* The TropeMaker {{Trope Maker|s}} is probably Bram Stoker's ''Literature/{{Dracula}}'' in which an obscure 14th Century nobleman is made into the most famous vampire in history. Also makes this trope OlderThanRadioOlderThanRadio.



** The episode "Crossroad Blues" strongly implies that Music/RobertJohnson, Music/WolfgangAmadeusMozart, Creator/VincentVanGogh and other famous people that displayed great talent and died young had sold their soul to the Devil.

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** The episode "Crossroad Blues" strongly implies that Music/RobertJohnson, Music/WolfgangAmadeusMozart, Creator/WolfgangAmadeusMozart, Creator/VincentVanGogh and other famous people that displayed great talent and died young had sold their soul to the Devil.



* The ''TabletopGame/{{GURPS}} Who's Who'' sourcebooks cover realistic stats, personality, and recommended campaign usage of 104 historical figures. Also included is a "What if?" section for every person, suggesting possible deviations from accepted history. Some of the more fantastic suggestions that other works on this page haven't covered include Music/WolfgangAmadeusMozart being assassinated for encoding Illuminati secrets in his music and UsefulNotes/MataHari being a {{time travel}}ing grad student studying Europe before and during UsefulNotes/{{W|orldWarI}}W1 with a SnowballLie alias.
* The ''TabletopGame/{{Shadowrun}}'' game-setting was rife with this for a while, back when the writers were stuffing it with historical ties to ''{{Earthdawn}}''. Figures such as Elizabeth I and (yet again) Leonardo da Vinci were revealed to have been immortal elves, left over from the Fourth World and killing time while awaiting the next Awakening of magic.

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* The ''TabletopGame/{{GURPS}} Who's Who'' sourcebooks cover realistic stats, personality, and recommended campaign usage of 104 historical figures. Also included is a "What if?" section for every person, suggesting possible deviations from accepted history. Some of the more fantastic suggestions that other works on this page haven't covered include Music/WolfgangAmadeusMozart Creator/WolfgangAmadeusMozart being assassinated for encoding Illuminati secrets in his music and UsefulNotes/MataHari being a {{time travel}}ing grad student studying Europe before and during UsefulNotes/{{W|orldWarI}}W1 with a SnowballLie alias.
* The ''TabletopGame/{{Shadowrun}}'' game-setting was rife with this for a while, back when the writers were stuffing it with historical ties to ''{{Earthdawn}}''.''TabletopGame/{{Earthdawn}}''. Figures such as Elizabeth I and (yet again) Leonardo da Vinci were revealed to have been immortal elves, left over from the Fourth World and killing time while awaiting the next Awakening of magic.



** This is almost written word for word in one of Adams' letters. Adams is talking about what later people will tell. It's probably safe to say Ben Franklin could not actually conjure generals on their horses.

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** This is almost written word for word in one of Adams' letters. Adams is talking about [[FutureImperfect what later people will tell.tell]]. It's probably safe to say Ben Franklin could not actually conjure generals on their horses.



** [[Music/GunsNRoses Slash]] is really a mythological character based on the legend of Vunter Slaush. It was just one of their parents that actually played at Cartman's party.
** But, who was the guitarist for Music/GunsNRoses?
** ''One of their parents''.

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** [[Music/GunsNRoses Slash]] is really a mythological character based on the legend of Vunter Slaush. It was just one of their parents that actually played at Cartman's party.
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party. But, who was the guitarist for Music/GunsNRoses?
**
Music/GunsNRoses? ''One of their parents''.
6th Oct '16 8:08:45 PM LinTaylor
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* ''LightNovel/{{Haiyore Nyarko San}}'' has the various Lovecraftian abominations exist as alien species. Creator/HPLovecraft wrote his stories based on what a Nyarlahotepian friend of his told him.

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* ''LightNovel/{{Haiyore Nyarko San}}'' has ''LightNovel/HaiyoreNyarkoSan'' reveals that the various Lovecraftian abominations exist as {{Cosmic Horror}}s of the CthulhuMythos were actually members of alien species. species who visited Earth incognito. One Nyarlathotepian befriended Creator/HPLovecraft wrote his and told him stories based on what a Nyarlahotepian friend of his told him.about these beings, which inspired Lovecraft to create the Mythos.
30th Sep '16 1:42:45 AM LondonKdS
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* ''ComicBook/TheWickedAndTheDivine'' has implied that, in its universe, a number of equivalents of historical celebrities in our universe were Pantheon members. The only one identified so far is that Creator/LordByron was an incarnation of Lucifer.

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* ''ComicBook/TheWickedAndTheDivine'' has implied that, in its universe, a number of equivalents of historical celebrities in our universe were Pantheon members. The only one identified so far is An early issue suggested that Creator/LordByron was an incarnation of Lucifer.Lucifer, and the "1831" one-shot confirms that just about every well-known figure of the Romantic movement was part of that era's Pantheon.
12th Aug '16 6:59:20 PM tricksterson
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** & In ''Shadow's Bend'' H. P. Lovecraft, Robert E. Howard and Clark Ashton Smith learn that the Franchise/CthulhuMythos is real and get involved.

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** & * In ''Shadow's Bend'' H. P. Lovecraft, Robert E. Howard and Clark Ashton Smith learn that the Franchise/CthulhuMythos is real and get involved.


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* The TropeMaker is probably Bram Stoker's ''Literature/{{Dracula}}'' in which an obscure 14th Century nobleman is made into the most famous vampire in history. Also makes this trope OlderThanRadio
12th Aug '16 7:56:02 AM ZimFan89
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* In ''FanFic/QueenOfAllOni'', it's revealed through flashbacks that the famed samurai [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minamoto_no_Tametomo Minamoto Tametomo]] made a [[DealWithTheDevil deal with the Oni]] for the power to defeat his family's enemies, and upon his death was [[DemonOfHumanOrigin transformed into an Oni himself]], becoming [[PredecessorVillain Tarakudo]].
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