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16th Jul '16 11:27:34 AM DoctorTItanX
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* DarkFic: A lighthearted work is given a story with a darker and more serious tone than any of the official media regarding it.

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* DarkFic: A lighthearted work is given a story with a darker and more serious tone than any of the original, official media regarding it.



* FanPreferredCouple: Fans choose to ship the characters they want to be together even if the official canon has them hook up with other people instead.

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* FanPreferredCouple: Fans choose to ship the characters they want to be together together, even if the official canon has them hook up with other people instead.



* PossessionSue: (rewriting a canon character to fit the author's ideals and/or tastes)

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* PossessionSue: (rewriting a an existing canon character to fit the author's ideals and/or tastes)
14th Jul '16 3:10:01 PM TheBuddy26
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9th Jul '16 2:29:18 AM CaptainTedium
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* AlternativeCharacterInterpretation
* AlternateUniverseFic

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* AlternativeCharacterInterpretation
AlternativeCharacterInterpretation: Fans' interpretations for a characters' actions and personalities are different from what is apparent in the actual canon.
* AlternateUniverseFicAlternateUniverseFic: The fan work takes place in an alternate reality where certain things the fan disliked are changed or absent.



* CreatorsPet (see TheScrappy below)
* DarkFic

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* CreatorsPet CreatorsPet: (see TheScrappy below)
* DarkFicDarkFic: A lighthearted work is given a story with a darker and more serious tone than any of the official media regarding it.



* FanPreferredCouple

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* FanPreferredCoupleFanPreferredCouple: Fans choose to ship the characters they want to be together even if the official canon has them hook up with other people instead.



* {{Fanon}}
* FanonDiscontinuity
* FixFic

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* {{Fanon}}
{{Fanon}}: Fans come up with their own interpretation of details the official canon ignores, glosses over, or doesn't explain in detail.
* FanonDiscontinuity
FanonDiscontinuity: Fan works deliberately ignore events, episodes, seasons, or even entire spinoffs or SequelSeries that the fan doesn't like.
* FixFicFixFic: There are some fics that have the main purpose of changing or removing the tragic and dark aspects, one example being to have deceased characters being SparedByTheAdaptation.



* PossessionSue (rewriting a canon character to fit the author's ideals and/or tastes)
* TheScrappy (desire to kill or otherwise just remove the character)

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* PossessionSue PossessionSue: (rewriting a canon character to fit the author's ideals and/or tastes)
* TheScrappy (desire :(desire to kill or otherwise just remove the character)



* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot[=/=]TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter (where the fans think that the canon explored the less interesting possibilities of the plot, cast or setting)

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* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot[=/=]TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot[=/=]TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter: (where the fans think that the canon explored the less interesting possibilities of the plot, cast or setting)
18th Jun '16 9:13:03 AM LadyNorbert
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* TheBusCameBack (popular characters that left due to actor conflicts can return, and the characters can be given closure their actor's exit lacked)



* TheBusCameBack (popular characters that left due to actor conflicts can return, and the characters can be given closure their actor's exit lacked)
2nd Dec '15 4:47:29 PM NeutralLandsknecht
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** TakeThatScrappy: The result of the above.
** RescuedFromTheScrappyHeap: Alternatively, these character can be rewritten to be more likable or sympathetic. (See: Jar-Jar Binks in ''WebComic/DarthsAndDroids''.)
10th Mar '15 3:54:22 AM LondonKdS
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* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot[=/=]TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter (where the fans think that the canon explored the less interesting possibilities of the plot, cast or setting)
1st Feb '15 2:50:44 PM CureArielRocks
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* Hurt/ComfortFic

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* Hurt/ComfortFicHurtComfortFic
1st Feb '15 2:50:17 PM CureArielRocks
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* Hurt/ComfortFic
9th Jan '15 5:29:30 PM CureArielRocks
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* FanficMagnet
29th Nov '14 11:41:58 AM Jeduthun
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When taken too far, may result in CanonDefilement. When some fans get the chance to force this on the official work, it's RunningTheAsylum and ArmedWithCanon. If the creator decides it's a good ideas as well, it may become AscendedFanon.

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When taken too far, may result in CanonDefilement. When some fans get the chance to force this on the official work, it's RunningTheAsylum and ArmedWithCanon. If the creator decides it's a good ideas idea as well, it may become AscendedFanon.
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