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23rd Jul '16 2:12:41 PM nombretomado
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* ''BowsersKingdom'' episode 9 had the Karate Duo explain the story of they tried to steal the [[VideoGame/SuperMarioRPG Seven Stars]] and failed.

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* ''BowsersKingdom'' ''WebAnimation/BowsersKingdom'' episode 9 had the Karate Duo explain the story of they tried to steal the [[VideoGame/SuperMarioRPG Seven Stars]] and failed.
3rd Jul '16 5:48:18 PM nombretomado
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* The novels, comics and movies of ''Franchise/{{Bionicle}}'''s 2004 and 2005 run told the ancient tales of the abandoned city Metru Nui, with the framing story of the village elders recounting them the Toa Nuva (2004) and Turaga Vakama explaining his personal account of the events to Tahu Nuva (2005), in order for them to be ready for whatever may await them when they return there.

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* The novels, comics and movies of ''Franchise/{{Bionicle}}'''s ''Toys/{{Bionicle}}'''s 2004 and 2005 run told the ancient tales of the abandoned city Metru Nui, with the framing story of the village elders recounting them the Toa Nuva (2004) and Turaga Vakama explaining his personal account of the events to Tahu Nuva (2005), in order for them to be ready for whatever may await them when they return there.
28th Jun '16 10:55:10 PM Morgenthaler
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* ''TheNameOfTheWind'' has Kvothe narrating his story to a scribe. The book is the first in a trilogy, and each book is a day's worth of narration.

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* ''TheNameOfTheWind'' ''Literature/TheNameOfTheWind'' has Kvothe narrating his story to a scribe. The book is the first in a trilogy, and each book is a day's worth of narration.
20th Jun '16 12:10:43 PM Morgenthaler
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* The second part of ''[[YuMeDream Yu+Me: Dream]]'' is apparently a story being read by Don, sometime after [[spoiler:Fiona and Lia leave the Dream World to reincarnate and find each other again on Earth.]]

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* The second part of ''[[YuMeDream Yu+Me: Dream]]'' ''Webcomic/YuMeDream'' is apparently a story being read by Don, sometime after [[spoiler:Fiona and Lia leave the Dream World to reincarnate and find each other again on Earth.]]



* The bulk of ''{{Spacetrawler}}'' is a personal history that Nogg is sharing with Mr. Zorilla.
* ''{{Erstwhile}}'' concludes "A Tale with A Riddle" with [[http://www.erstwhiletales.com/a-tale-with-a-riddle-0-6/#.T29zLdm6SuI the revelation that the mother is telling her daughter the story, so her husband can tell the daughter what the answer to the riddle is.]]

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* The bulk of ''{{Spacetrawler}}'' ''Webcomic/{{Spacetrawler}}'' is a personal history that Nogg is sharing with Mr. Zorilla.
* ''{{Erstwhile}}'' ''Webcomic/{{Erstwhile}}'' concludes "A Tale with A Riddle" with [[http://www.erstwhiletales.com/a-tale-with-a-riddle-0-6/#.T29zLdm6SuI the revelation that the mother is telling her daughter the story, so her husband can tell the daughter what the answer to the riddle is.]]



* A show named ''TheNoddyShop'' framed episodes of the BBC's stop motion ''{{Noddy}}'' series as being stories the child characters told to each other.

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* A show named ''TheNoddyShop'' ''WesternAnimation/TheNoddyShop'' framed episodes of the BBC's stop motion ''{{Noddy}}'' series as being stories the child characters told to each other.
11th Jun '16 12:37:34 AM Morgenthaler
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* Creator/PoulAnderson's ''Literature/TheHighCrusade'' uses this ''twice'': the action is framed as being the chronicle written by a monk, which in turn is framed as a translation by a group encountering the subjects of the story.
** TechnicHistory by the same author uses the common variation often found in SpaceOpera and EpicFantasy of writing a history of a fictional culture or civilization and placing the stories within it.

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* Creator/PoulAnderson's Creator/PoulAnderson:
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''Literature/TheHighCrusade'' uses this ''twice'': the action is framed as being the chronicle written by a monk, which in turn is framed as a translation by a group encountering the subjects of the story.
** TechnicHistory ''Literature/TechnicHistory'' by the same author uses the common variation often found in SpaceOpera and EpicFantasy of writing a history of a fictional culture or civilization and placing the stories within it.
2nd Jun '16 11:06:26 AM Willbyr
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* ''TenchiMuyo Extra Chapter: Galaxy Police Mihoshi's Space Adventure'' (a.k.a. ''Mihoshi Special'') is framed by Mihoshi telling the story to the other characters from the original {{OAV}} series. Most of the characters in the "inner" story are AlternateContinuity versions of them.

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* ''TenchiMuyo ''Anime/TenchiMuyo Extra Chapter: Galaxy Police Mihoshi's Space Adventure'' (a.k.a. ''Mihoshi Special'') is framed by Mihoshi telling the story to the other characters from the original {{OAV}} series. Most of the characters in the "inner" story are AlternateContinuity versions of them.
24th May '16 10:38:25 PM Doug86
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* ''Literature/TheBookOfLostTales''--the original draft of the book that would later be published as ''Literature/TheSilmarillion''--employs a Framing Device in which a Man from England, Ælfwine/Eriol, discovers the lost island of the Elves and is told the ancient tales of their folk by a succession of characters.

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* ''Literature/TheBookOfLostTales''--the original draft of the book that would later be published as ''Literature/TheSilmarillion''--employs a Framing Device in which a Man from England, Ælfwine/Eriol, [=Æ=]lfwine/Eriol, discovers the lost island of the Elves and is told the ancient tales of their folk by a succession of characters.
19th May '16 5:55:12 AM pgj1997
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* When ''ThomasTheTankEngine'' was released in America, it was framed as being stories being told by Mr. Conductor in ''ShiningTimeStation''. Furthermore, the early episodes featuring the narrow gauge engines were framed as Thomas telling the other engines a story about them.

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* When ''ThomasTheTankEngine'' ''WesternAnimation/ThomasTheTankEngine'' was released in America, it was framed as being stories being told by Mr. Conductor in ''ShiningTimeStation''.''Series/ShiningTimeStation''. Furthermore, the early episodes featuring the narrow gauge engines were framed as Thomas telling the other engines a story about them.
17th May '16 3:38:08 AM Doug86
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* In GeorgeMacDonald's "[[http://www.online-literature.com/donne/3643/ Port In A Storm]]", the whole story is told by a man to his children, about how he and their mother came to marry.

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* In GeorgeMacDonald's Creator/GeorgeMacDonald's "[[http://www.online-literature.com/donne/3643/ Port In A Storm]]", the whole story is told by a man to his children, about how he and their mother came to marry.
16th May '16 2:00:00 PM Doug86
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* In the arcade game Rastan Saga (releases outside Japan as simply "Rastan"), the attract mode's OpeningNarration (given by the title character, a Literature/ConanTheBarbarian expy) is implied to be this:

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* In the arcade game Rastan Saga (releases outside Japan as simply "Rastan"), the attract mode's OpeningNarration (given by the title character, a Literature/ConanTheBarbarian Franchise/ConanTheBarbarian expy) is implied to be this:
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