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25th Aug '17 5:00:42 PM GrammarNavi
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* In ''Fanfiction/ChrysalisVisitsTheHague'', the second chapter is a life-sized but completely fictional BBC online article detailing Chrysalis' arrival in the city, fake comments and adverts included.

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* In ''Fanfiction/ChrysalisVisitsTheHague'', ''Fanfic/ChrysalisVisitsTheHague'', the second chapter is a life-sized but completely fictional BBC online article detailing Chrysalis' arrival in the city, fake comments and adverts included.
17th Aug '17 4:11:31 AM ImpudentInfidel
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* One of the many details of the final draft script of ''Film/StarWars'' that didn't make it into the finished cut of the movie [[note]]Along with the scene where Luke's friend Biggs (who was killed in the Death Star attack) was introduced and a large amount of George Lucas' legendarily awful dialogue that was script-doctored out of existence[[/note]] but preserved in Creator/AlanDeanFoster's novelization was the ''Journal of the Whills'', which seems to have been intended as a history of the Empire and its collapse.

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* One of the many details of the final draft script of ''Film/StarWars'' that didn't make it into the finished cut of the movie [[note]]Along with the scene where Luke's friend Biggs (who was killed in the Death Star attack) was introduced and a large amount of George Lucas' legendarily awful dialogue that was script-doctored out of existence[[/note]] but preserved in Creator/AlanDeanFoster's novelization was the ''Journal of the Whills'', which seems to have been intended as a history of the Empire and its collapse. This does get a few sly references in the movies, especially the prequels; it's amazing how awesome [[UnreliableNarrator R2-D2]] (who supposedly told the story to the Willis) gets when nobody's looking...
12th Jul '17 9:06:16 PM JoeMerl
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* [[OncePerEpisode Each chapter]] of ''Fanfic/InShortSupply'' begins with some kind of fictional document, usually providing background on that chapter's theme or the characters involved. Examples include [[HeroAntagonist Dib]]'s journal, information about Irken religion, or transcripts from a black market sale.
9th Jul '17 1:17:16 PM Orbiting
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* ''{{Exalted}}'' has a lot of these, some of which have been [[{{Defictionalization}} Defictionalized.]] Notable examples include ''[[TomeOfEldritchLore The Broken-Winged Crane]]'', ''[[BigBookOfWar The Thousand Correct Actions of the Upright Soldier]]'', ''The Book of Three Circles'', ''The White Treatise'', ''The Black Treatise'', ''The Book of Bone and Ebony'', and ''Oadenol's Codex''.

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* ''{{Exalted}}'' ''TabletopGame/{{Exalted}}'' has a lot of these, some of which have been [[{{Defictionalization}} Defictionalized.]] Notable examples include ''[[TomeOfEldritchLore The Broken-Winged Crane]]'', ''[[BigBookOfWar The Thousand Correct Actions of the Upright Soldier]]'', ''The Book of Three Circles'', ''The White Treatise'', ''The Black Treatise'', ''The Book of Bone and Ebony'', and ''Oadenol's Codex''.
8th Jul '17 3:54:58 PM nombretomado
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* Lawrence Block's ''The Burglar Who Liked to Quote Kipling'' revolves around ''The Deliverance of Fort Bucklow'', the spectacularly awful result of {{Rudyard Kipling}}'s descent into FilibusterFreefall.

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* Lawrence Block's ''The Burglar Who Liked to Quote Kipling'' revolves around ''The Deliverance of Fort Bucklow'', the spectacularly awful result of {{Rudyard Kipling}}'s Creator/RudyardKipling's descent into FilibusterFreefall.
17th Jun '17 2:03:37 PM nombretomado
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** The OtherWiki has a rather extensive list of [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cthulhu_Mythos_arcane_literature Cthulhu Mythos arcane literature]], most of which falls under this trope. ''The Book of Eibon'', ''Unaussprechlichen Kulten'', and ''De Vermis Mysteriis'' are mentioned nearly as often as ''The Necronomicon''.

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** The OtherWiki Wiki/TheOtherWiki has a rather extensive list of [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cthulhu_Mythos_arcane_literature Cthulhu Mythos arcane literature]], most of which falls under this trope. ''The Book of Eibon'', ''Unaussprechlichen Kulten'', and ''De Vermis Mysteriis'' are mentioned nearly as often as ''The Necronomicon''.
1st Jun '17 8:02:40 PM nombretomado
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** WhiteWolf hasn't left their [[TabletopGame/OldWorldOfDarkness Worlds of]] [[TabletopGame/NewWorldOfDarkness Darkness out]] either, with examples such as ''The Book of Nod'', ''The Ericyes Fragments'', ''The Prince's Primer'', ''Revelations of the Dark Mother'', ''The Silver Record'', ''Chronicles of the Black Labyrinth'', ''Rites of the Dragon'', and ''The Testament of Longinus''.

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** WhiteWolf Creator/WhiteWolf hasn't left their [[TabletopGame/OldWorldOfDarkness Worlds of]] [[TabletopGame/NewWorldOfDarkness Darkness out]] either, with examples such as ''The Book of Nod'', ''The Ericyes Fragments'', ''The Prince's Primer'', ''Revelations of the Dark Mother'', ''The Silver Record'', ''Chronicles of the Black Labyrinth'', ''Rites of the Dragon'', and ''The Testament of Longinus''.
31st May '17 11:53:21 PM bhlee0019
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* ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}} features ''Ninjas of love'' implied to be a doujinshi.
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20th May '17 10:43:41 AM nombretomado
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* Several games have used fictional documents as part of the documentation. Well-known examples include text adventures from Creator/{{Infocom}} and the ''Franchise/{{Ultima}}'' series, as well as ''VideoGame/{{Wipeout}}''.

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* Several games have used fictional documents as part of the documentation. Well-known examples include text adventures from Creator/{{Infocom}} and the ''Franchise/{{Ultima}}'' ''VideoGame/{{Ultima}}'' series, as well as ''VideoGame/{{Wipeout}}''.
7th May '17 3:53:04 PM Derkhan
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* Footnotes in ''Literature/LoyalEnemies'' seem to be written from in-universe perspective, sometimes referring the more curious reader to in-universe documents on the subjects such as the biology of werewolves or the [[NegativeSpaceWedgie witch rings]] of Beloria.

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* Footnotes in ''Literature/LoyalEnemies'' seem to be written from an in-universe perspective, sometimes referring the more curious reader to in-universe documents on the subjects such as the biology of werewolves or the [[NegativeSpaceWedgie witch rings]] of Beloria.
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