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16th Sep '17 6:53:41 AM ironballs16
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'''Laszlo''': Uh... Frohman? If you're having a flashback you've got to narrate it for us. We can't just see it in your head. I... I don't think he can hear me.

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---> '''Laszlo''': Uh... Frohman? If you're having a flashback you've got to narrate it for us. We can't just see it in your head. I... I don't think he can hear me.
16th Sep '17 6:53:26 AM ironballs16
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** He [[http://www.screencuisine.net/hlcomic/index.php?date=2006-04-03 later proves less than adept in relaying these]], though.
'''Laszlo''': Uh... Frohman? If you're having a flashback you've got to narrate it for us. We can't just see it in your head. I... I don't think he can hear me.
5th Sep '17 1:51:18 AM Melkior
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* ''ComicBook/{{ElfQuest}}'' uses a flashback right at the beginning to show the reader some of the elves' OriginStory, which goes a long way toward explaining the current events which we return to following the flashback.
7th Jul '17 2:42:51 PM Daedalis
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* ''ComicBook/CleanRoom'' has the primary narrative interwoven with flashbacks to Astrid's past that introduce or explain elements in the present.
* ''ComicBook/{{Birthright}}'' uses flashbacks to Mikey's time in Terrenos, often framed as him explaining something to his family.
20th May '17 1:58:34 PM nombretomado
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* In ''ValkyrieProfile'', flashbacks are often used to show the events leading up to the Einherjar's deaths.

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* In ''ValkyrieProfile'', ''VideoGame/ValkyrieProfile'', flashbacks are often used to show the events leading up to the Einherjar's deaths.
14th May '17 10:45:37 AM Kakai
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* ''Literature/TheMachineriesOfEmpire'':
** Multiple flashbacks to Jedao's past happen near the end of ''Ninefox Gambit'' as [[spoiler:Cheris starts swallowing wraithglass to view Jedao's memories and figure out what his plan is about.]]
** In ''Extracurricular Activities'', Jedao's and Meng's first meeting is shown in a flashback.
28th Apr '17 3:33:50 PM margdean56
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* In Creator/MichaelFlynn's ''Literature/SpiralArm'' novel ''On the Razor's Edge'', Donovan has many flashback of recovering memories.

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* In Creator/MichaelFlynn's ''Literature/SpiralArm'' novel ''On the Razor's Edge'', Donovan has many flashback flashbacks of recovering memories.
11th Mar '17 2:31:14 PM nombretomado
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* In MichaelFlynn's ''Literature/SpiralArm'' novel ''On the Razor's Edge'', Donovan has many flashback of recovering memories.

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* In MichaelFlynn's Creator/MichaelFlynn's ''Literature/SpiralArm'' novel ''On the Razor's Edge'', Donovan has many flashback of recovering memories.
25th Feb '17 5:10:02 PM MasterofGalaxies4628
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[[AC:Specific types of flashbacks include: ]]

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* SeparateSceneStorytelling: If the flashback is being recounted.




DreamingOfTimesGoneBy and BadDreams are two ways to show them. See also FlashbackEffects for ways of distinguishing a FlashBack from normal action, and ViewersAreGoldfish for flashbacks to events that are still fresh in the audience's mind. It's also a brilliant way to indulge in some ExpositionOfImmortality.

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SubTrope of SeparateSceneStorytelling.
DreamingOfTimesGoneBy and BadDreams are two ways to show them. See also FlashbackEffects for ways of distinguishing a FlashBack from normal action, and ViewersAreGoldfish for flashbacks to events that are still fresh in the audience's mind. It's also a brilliant way to indulge in some ExpositionOfImmortality.
18th Feb '17 4:20:51 PM Derkhan
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* ''Literature/DreambloodDuology'': In ''The Killing Moon'', Nijiri's and Ehiru's first meeting, in which Nijiri has requested a gathering of his mother to end her suffering from ThePlague and Ehiru is sent to enact it, is described in a flashback.
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