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8th Apr '16 1:32:38 PM GlassRain
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* Only active during the day in ''Webcomic/SleeplessDomain''. Night is when the [[MagicalGirl Magical Girls]] come out, and the monsters come in.
16th Mar '16 5:07:59 PM Generality
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** Its SpiritualSuccessor ''VideoGame/CivilizationBeyondEarth'' has plausibly designed cities that look like the real-world harsh-environment bases, but domes can be built to expand habitation, thereby increasing the health of the city. They also provide culture bonuses, presumably because everyone's inspired by how cool they are.
5th Feb '16 8:18:28 AM DannWoolf
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* The city of Amity Park in the TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture ''WesternAnimation/DannyPhantom'' Movie "The Ultimate Enemy", where it has been domed to protect it from ghosts attacks. (Specifically from Dark Danny). [[spoiler:There's also the implication that the rest of the world has been razed by Dark Danny.]]

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* The city of Amity Park in the TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture ''WesternAnimation/DannyPhantom'' Movie "The Ultimate Enemy", where it has been domed to protect it from ghosts ghost attacks. (Specifically from Dark Danny). [[spoiler:There's also the implication that the rest of the world has been razed by Dark Danny.]]
15th Dec '15 6:26:03 AM Willbyr
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15th Dec '15 6:25:55 AM Willbyr
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Features seem to include letting everyone on the outside go to hell, being a paranoid CityInABottle, and ending up as a [[DoomedHometown doomed]] [[{{Pun}} domed hometown]].

Fairly traditional for [[UnderwaterCity underwater cities]] or space colonies in SF. An UndergroundCity may or may not have one holding up the roof and/or simulating a sky.

{{Subtrope}} of WallAroundTheWorld.

Not to be confused with a DoomedHometown.

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Features seem to include letting everyone on the outside go to hell, being a paranoid CityInABottle, and ending up as a [[DoomedHometown doomed]] [[{{Pun}} {{Doomed|Hometown}} [[JustForPun domed hometown]].

Fairly traditional for [[UnderwaterCity underwater cities]] {{Underwater Cit|y}}ies or space colonies in SF. An UndergroundCity may or may not have one holding up the roof and/or simulating a sky.

{{Subtrope}} of WallAroundTheWorld.

WallAroundTheWorld. Not to be confused with a DoomedHometown.



* In ''OnePiece'', Doflamingo uses his [[RazorFloss String-String power]] to in case the entirety of Dressrosa in a a cage of string called the Birdcage.

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* In ''OnePiece'', ''Manga/OnePiece'', Doflamingo uses his [[RazorFloss String-String power]] to in case the entirety of Dressrosa in a a cage of string called the Birdcage.
5th Dec '15 5:51:52 PM FordPrefect
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* Creator/WaltDisney's [[WhatCouldHaveBeen original 1966 plan]] for EPCOT as a "community of tomorrow" was said to have featured something like this, but that rumor stemmed from confusion as to what exactly Disney's plans were. The city/apartment/hotel portion of EPCOT (aka the center) was to be entirely enclosed, but more in the "shopping mall" sense of a massive building housing everything as opposed to a (rather unfeasible) clear dome over the whole thing. The other two portions of EPCOT (the "green belt" entertainment complex and the housing developments) were to be completely outdoors. This rumor led to the even more ridiculous rumor that Disney has an invisible dome over their entire Disney World property in Florida, that somehow keeps the rain out (which as anyone who's visited there during hurricane season can attest isn't true at all).

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* Creator/WaltDisney's [[WhatCouldHaveBeen original 1966 plan]] for EPCOT as a "community of tomorrow" was said to have featured something like this, but that rumor stemmed from confusion as to what exactly Disney's plans were. The city/apartment/hotel portion of EPCOT (aka the center) was to be entirely enclosed, but more in the "shopping mall" sense of a massive building housing everything as opposed to a (rather unfeasible) clear dome over the whole thing. The other two portions of EPCOT (the "green belt" entertainment complex and the housing developments) were to be completely outdoors. This rumor led to the even more ridiculous rumor that Disney has an invisible dome over their entire Disney World property in Florida, that somehow keeps the rain out (which (which, as anyone who's visited there during hurricane season can attest attest, isn't true at all).
2nd Dec '15 10:23:45 PM Nohbody
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* Sections of Rapture in ''Franchise/BioShock'' feature somewhat of a variation on this, though not the whole city but only sections of open plazas being encased under glass barrel arches, it's a barrel arched town.

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* Sections of Rapture in ''Franchise/BioShock'' ''VideoGame/BioShock'' feature somewhat of a variation on this, though not the whole city but only sections of open plazas being encased under glass barrel arches, it's a barrel arched town.
1st Dec '15 10:32:42 AM ChronoLegion
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* The ''Dune Wars'' mod for ''VideoGame/{{Civilization}} IV'' has domed [[DeflectorShield Holtzman shields]] as a type of city fortification. However, there is a [[FrickinLaserBeams lasgun]]-armed unit that ignores the shield (GameplayAndStorySegregation, since, in the novels, firing a laser at a Holtzman shield invariably leads to a nuclear-scale explosion; if the mod implemented this mechanic, the unit would have been destroyed and the city would have been wiped out or heavily damaged).
30th Oct '15 3:30:45 PM Specialist290
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* Creator/ArthurCClarke's ''The City and the Stars''.

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* Creator/ArthurCClarke's ''The City and the Stars''.''Literature/TheCityAndTheStars''.
25th Oct '15 8:35:13 PM Winter
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* In ''[[Literature/TheNightsDawnTrilogy Night's Dawn]]'', all the cities on [[{{Crapsackworld}} Earth]] are under giant domes, to protect them from the hurricane-on-steroids armada storms that rage across the planet. Before the domes were built, a farmer's pickup truck was found in New York City after a storm - in floor ''seventy'' of the Sears Tower.

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* In ''[[Literature/TheNightsDawnTrilogy Night's Dawn]]'', all the cities on [[{{Crapsackworld}} Earth]] are under giant domes, to protect them from the hurricane-on-steroids armada storms that rage across the planet. Before the domes were built, a farmer's pickup truck was found in New York City after a storm - in the ''seventieth'' floor ''seventy'' of the Sears Tower.Tower after one storm.
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