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21st Jul '17 4:06:31 AM jormis29
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* Jeff Smith's ''ComicBook/{{RASL}}'' is a science fiction series with significant noir influence. RASL's an art thief on the run from his past, but he's running to alternate universes - and that's just the beginning.

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* Jeff Smith's Creator/JeffSmith's ''ComicBook/{{RASL}}'' is a science fiction series with significant noir influence. RASL's an art thief on the run from his past, but he's running to alternate universes - and that's just the beginning.
9th Jul '17 1:25:32 PM nombretomado
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** There's a historical supplement for ''TabletopGame/MageTheAwakening'' called ''Mage Noir'', set during the immediate aftermath of WorldWarII, which aims to evoke classic noir and goes into detail on how the war affected both the [[{{Muggle}} Sleeeping]] and Awakened worlds, for good and for ill.

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** There's a historical supplement for ''TabletopGame/MageTheAwakening'' called ''Mage Noir'', set during the immediate aftermath of WorldWarII, UsefulNotes/WorldWarII, which aims to evoke classic noir and goes into detail on how the war affected both the [[{{Muggle}} Sleeeping]] and Awakened worlds, for good and for ill.
15th Jun '17 9:35:14 AM Dravencour
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* ''ComicBook/{{Fables}}'' is a fairy-tale noir series about a werewolf (or more accurately, a wolfwere) whose job is to keep the peace among his fellow Fables and keep them from killing each other, as well as keeping things in Fabletown from spilling over into the mundane world.

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* ''ComicBook/{{Fables}}'' is a fairy-tale noir series about a werewolf (or more accurately, a wolfwere) wolfwere and TheBigBadWolf himself) whose job is to keep the peace among his fellow Fables and keep them from killing each other, as well as keeping things in Fabletown from spilling over into the mundane world.
14th Jun '17 7:15:36 PM JulianLapostat
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* ''VideoGame/{{Dishonored}}'' set in a dark and gritty setting, Corvo is on a quest for vengeance against people who betrayed him.

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* The ''Franchise/DishonoredSeries'' is perhaps the definitive video-game embodiment, combining UrbanFantasy and LovecraftLite:
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''VideoGame/{{Dishonored}}'' set in a dark and gritty setting, Corvo is on a quest for vengeance against people who betrayed him.him. He's the "fall-guy" and patsy who's in over his dead. The Daud DLC is even more Noir-esque complete with FirstPersonSmartass narration, a VillainProtagonist uncovering a mystery and unexpected and shocking betrayal around the corner, with the villain being a FemmeFatale witch.
** ''VideoGame/DishonoredDeathOfTheOutsider'', the upcoming 2017 release has a pair of reformed criminals pulling a series of heists to unlock artifacts to KillTheGod of their world, the Outsider.
30th May '17 6:12:21 PM PaulA
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** The novella "Magic, Inc." directly deals with an investigator's pursuit into the workings of a sinister organization, in a parallel version of the modern urban world where magic is commonplace -- including flying carpet taxicabs.

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** The novella "Magic, Inc." "Literature/MagicInc" directly deals with an investigator's pursuit into the workings of a sinister organization, in a parallel version of the modern urban world where magic is commonplace -- including flying carpet taxicabs.
29th Apr '17 9:44:11 PM seppo
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* ''Film/AttackOfTheClones''. The film owes some of its theming and plot structure to the film noir genre, especially the Obi Wan Kenobi detective subplot and the mechanical love story between Anakin and Padme.
25th Apr '17 4:21:14 AM DoctorNemesis
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* "The Big Fish" by Creator/KimNewman takes an unnamed 1940s gumshoe, heavily implied to be Literature/PhilipMarlowe, and pits him against the [[Literature/CthulhuMythos Esoteric Order of Dagon]].
23rd Apr '17 3:53:09 PM nombretomado
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* ''WebOriginal/ThereWillBeBrawl'' is a mix of ''ComicBook/{{Watchmen}}'', ''Film/TheSilenceOfTheLambs'', and many others all in the Nintendo universe.

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* ''WebOriginal/ThereWillBeBrawl'' ''WebVideo/ThereWillBeBrawl'' is a mix of ''ComicBook/{{Watchmen}}'', ''Film/TheSilenceOfTheLambs'', and many others all in the Nintendo universe.
13th Apr '17 9:08:54 PM ProfessorDetective
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* ''TabletopGame/NewWorldOfDarkness'' is made for this trope. Most of the gamelines are very suited for GothicPunk noir, with ''TabletopGame/HunterTheVigil'' probably being best for it (due to the BadassNormal nature of the [=PCs=]), and ''TabletopGame/DemonTheDescent'' going straight into {{cyberpunk}} territory with an even more noir-influenced style.
** There's a historical supplement for ''TabletopGame/MageTheAwakening'' called "Mage Noir", set in 1940s America, which aims to evoke classic noir.

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* ''TabletopGame/NewWorldOfDarkness'' is made for this trope. Most of the gamelines are very suited for GothicPunk noir, with ''TabletopGame/HunterTheVigil'' probably being best for it (due to the BadassNormal nature of the [=PCs=]), and ''TabletopGame/DemonTheDescent'' going straight into {{cyberpunk}} territory with an an, even more more, noir-influenced style.
** There's a historical supplement for ''TabletopGame/MageTheAwakening'' called "Mage Noir", ''Mage Noir'', set in 1940s America, during the immediate aftermath of WorldWarII, which aims to evoke classic noir.noir and goes into detail on how the war affected both the [[{{Muggle}} Sleeeping]] and Awakened worlds, for good and for ill.
13th Apr '17 8:58:42 PM ProfessorDetective
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* ''Anime/TheBigO'': Roger Smith is a hardboiled private investigator in a futuristic CityNoir city. His SassySecretary is a robot.

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* ''Anime/TheBigO'': Roger Smith is a hardboiled private investigator in a futuristic CityNoir city. His SassySecretary is a robot. He also pilots a HumongousMecha to fight monsters.
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