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5th Feb '18 9:02:52 AM thatother1dude
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* ASitchInTime features a delayed ripple effect, complete with a visual effect and characters retaining their memories of the original timeline.

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* ASitchInTime ''WesternAnimation/KimPossible: [[Recap/KimPossibleASitchInTimeS2E15 A Sitch In Time]]'' features a delayed ripple effect, complete with a visual effect and characters retaining their memories of the original timeline.
24th Nov '17 9:10:07 PM FordPrefect
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** The ''Franchise/BackToTheFuture'' edition of ''Chorononauts'', has a Ripplepoint early on that is changed by ''[[BeyondTheImpossible future events]]''.

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** The ''Franchise/BackToTheFuture'' edition of ''Chorononauts'', ''Chrononauts'' has a Ripplepoint early on that is changed by ''[[BeyondTheImpossible future events]]''.
1st Sep '17 5:54:47 AM Doug86
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* ''WesternAnimation/{{X-Men}}''

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* ''WesternAnimation/{{X-Men}}''''WesternAnimation/XMen''
4th Jun '17 6:59:41 AM nighttrainfm
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* In the ''Series/ArrowVerse'', after a change has been made to history, it takes time for the change to be 'cemented', as is seen frequently on ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''. On ''Series/TheFlash'' it works a little differently - in the Season 3 premiere, when Barry creates an AlternateTimeline [[spoiler: he initially has RippleEffectProofMemory, but his memory starts to get affected by the DelayedRippleEffect when he uses his super-speed.]]

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* In the ''Series/ArrowVerse'', after ''Series/ArrowVerse'':
** After
a change has been made to history, it takes time for the change to be 'cemented', as is seen frequently on ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''. On ''Series/TheFlash'' ''Series/TheFlash2014'' it works a little differently - in the Season 3 premiere, when Barry creates an AlternateTimeline [[spoiler: he initially has RippleEffectProofMemory, but his memory starts to get affected by the DelayedRippleEffect when he uses his super-speed.]]
** In the third season finale of ''The Flash'', [[spoiler: the key event that led to the time-travelling Savitar's creation is undone. This gives Savitar a vague amount of time - less than a day - before the paradox catches up with him and he ceases to exist.
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21st May '17 12:33:31 AM Hanz
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* In the final episode of ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', [[spoiler:after the death of Aku, Ashi manages to last until her wedding before RetGone kicks in and she's erased from the timeline.]]
18th May '17 12:39:41 PM Anddrix
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* In the ''Franchise/ArrowVerse'', after a change has been made to history, it takes time for the change to be 'cemented', as is seen frequently on ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''. On ''Series/TheFlash'' it works a little differently - in the Season 3 premiere, when Barry creates an AlternateTimeline [[spoiler: he initially has RippleEffectProofMemory, but his memory starts to get affected by the DelayedRippleEffect when he uses his super-speed.]]

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* In the ''Franchise/ArrowVerse'', ''Series/ArrowVerse'', after a change has been made to history, it takes time for the change to be 'cemented', as is seen frequently on ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''. On ''Series/TheFlash'' it works a little differently - in the Season 3 premiere, when Barry creates an AlternateTimeline [[spoiler: he initially has RippleEffectProofMemory, but his memory starts to get affected by the DelayedRippleEffect when he uses his super-speed.]]
4th Apr '17 5:08:43 PM Nulono
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* ASitchInTime features a delayed ripple effect, complete with a visual effect and characters retaining their memories of the original timeline.
24th Mar '17 1:44:24 AM Tsar673
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* In the ''Franchise/((Arrowverse}}'', after a change has been made to history, it takes time for the change to be 'cemented', as is seen frequently on ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''. On ''Series/TheFlash'' it works a little differently - in the Season 3 premiere, when Barry creates an AlternateTimeline [[spoiler: he initially has RippleEffectProofMemory, but his memory starts to get affected by the DelayedRippleEffect when he uses his super-speed.]]

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* In the ''Franchise/((Arrowverse}}'', after a change has been made to history, it takes time for the change to be 'cemented', as is seen frequently on ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''. On ''Series/TheFlash'' it works a little differently - in the Season 3 premiere, when Barry creates an AlternateTimeline [[spoiler: he initially has RippleEffectProofMemory, but his memory starts to get affected by the DelayedRippleEffect when he uses his super-speed.]]


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* In the ''Franchise/ArrowVerse'', after a change has been made to history, it takes time for the change to be 'cemented', as is seen frequently on ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''. On ''Series/TheFlash'' it works a little differently - in the Season 3 premiere, when Barry creates an AlternateTimeline [[spoiler: he initially has RippleEffectProofMemory, but his memory starts to get affected by the DelayedRippleEffect when he uses his super-speed.]]
24th Mar '17 1:43:28 AM Tsar673
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* In the ''Franchise/((Arrowverse}}'', after a change has been made to history, it takes time for the change to be 'cemented', as is seen frequently on ''Series/LegendsOfTomorrow''. On ''Series/TheFlash'' it works a little differently - in the Season 3 premiere, when Barry creates an AlternateTimeline [[spoiler: he initially has RippleEffectProofMemory, but his memory starts to get affected by the DelayedRippleEffect when he uses his super-speed.]]
12th Mar '17 8:28:09 PM AthenaBlue
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* The PBS game show version of ''Series/WhereInTimeIsCarmenSandiego'' is based around this trope.

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* The PBS game show version of ''Series/WhereInTimeIsCarmenSandiego'' is based around ''Series/DoctorWho'': In [[Recap/DoctorWhoS31E13TheBigBang "The Big Bang"]], the entire universe has been destroyed retroactively, except for the Earth, which persists at least another 2,000 years. Later on, specific characters start disappearing whenever it's convenient to the story. It's a JustifiedTrope in this trope.case, since [[spoiler:the TARDIS was actively protecting the Earth, even as it was blowing up and destroying the universe.]]
* An episode of ''Series/{{Farscape}}'' is particularly odd. John's past self is dying...and he turns ghostly and translucent...so he goes to his mother, who does things like Tarot and believes in the mystic, and pretends to be himself, dying, and asks for her to get help. The "particularly" comes into play in that John almost ''did'' die in such an incident at that age, so why would said occurrence cause him to fade? (They end up creating a StableTimeLoop.)
* ''Series/RedDwarf'' was a big fan of this trope. Usually when changes were made in the past, it took time for the timeline to rearrange itself. e.g. White Hole, Timeslides, The Inquisitor.



* An episode of ''Series/{{Farscape}}'' is particularly odd. John's past self is dying...and he turns ghostly and translucent...so he goes to his mother, who does things like Tarot and believes in the mystic, and pretends to be himself, dying, and asks for her to get help. The "particularly" comes into play in that John almost ''did'' die in such an incident at that age, so why would said occurrence cause him to fade? (They end up creating a StableTimeLoop.)
* ''Series/RedDwarf'' was a big fan of this trope. Usually when changes were made in the past, it took time for the timeline to rearrange itself. e.g. White Hole, Timeslides, The Inquisitor
* In ''Series/DoctorWho'' episode [[Recap/DoctorWhoS31E13TheBigBang "The Big Bang"]], the entire universe has been destroyed retroactively, except for the Earth, which persists at least another 2,000 years. Later on, specific characters start disappearing whenever it's convenient to the story. It's a JustifiedTrope in this case, since [[spoiler:the Tardis was actively protecting the earth, even as it was blowing up and destroying the universe.]]

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* An episode of ''Series/{{Farscape}}'' is particularly odd. John's past self is dying...and he turns ghostly and translucent...so he goes to his mother, who does things like Tarot and believes in the mystic, and pretends to be himself, dying, and asks for her to get help. The "particularly" comes into play in that John almost ''did'' die in such an incident at that age, so why would said occurrence cause him to fade? (They end up creating a StableTimeLoop.)
* ''Series/RedDwarf'' was a big fan
PBS game show version of ''Series/WhereInTimeIsCarmenSandiego'' is based around this trope. Usually when changes were made in the past, it took time for the timeline to rearrange itself. e.g. White Hole, Timeslides, The Inquisitor
* In ''Series/DoctorWho'' episode [[Recap/DoctorWhoS31E13TheBigBang "The Big Bang"]], the entire universe has been destroyed retroactively, except for the Earth, which persists at least another 2,000 years. Later on, specific characters start disappearing whenever it's convenient to the story. It's a JustifiedTrope in this case, since [[spoiler:the Tardis was actively protecting the earth, even as it was blowing up and destroying the universe.]]
trope.



* Discussed in ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'': Grace expresses confusion about how in ''Film/BackToTheFuture'' Marty is affected by the Delayed Ripple Effect and while at the same time possessing RippleEffectProofMemory. Justin tells her that the sequels don't make sense of this inconsistency and further that time travel is [[TimeyWimeyBall not allowed to make sense]].



* Discussed in ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'': Grace expresses confusion about how in ''Film/BackToTheFuture'' Marty is affected by the Delayed Ripple Effect and while at the same time possessing RippleEffectProofMemory. Justin tells her that the sequels don't make sense of this inconsistency and further that time travel is [[TimeyWimeyBall not allowed to make sense]].



* In the ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'' episode "Hereafter", Vandal Savage, upon sending Superman back in time to foil an evil scheme of his, has to wait a few minutes to see the changes but gets to see the altered timeline has saved humanity in his present as he fades out and they fade in (briefly overlapping before he disappears)



* In the ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'' episode "Hereafter", Vandal Savage, upon sending Superman back in time to foil an evil scheme of his, has to wait a few minutes to see the changes but gets to see the altered timeline has saved humanity in his present as he fades out and they fade in (briefly overlapping before he disappears)
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