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17th Aug '16 11:17:58 AM Sharlee
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* In ''Film/Tremors4TheLegendBegins'', the Old West town of Rejection is largely abandoned after "dirt dragon" attacks cause the local mine to be closed down. Most of its buildings were barely more than tents to begin with.
8th Jul '16 9:09:46 AM Khathi
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* Sochi, the host city of the 2014 Winter Olympics, was very noisy and full of life during the international competitions and festivities. It has since returned to a previous state of silent obscurity. As a result, many businesses that started up during the events have failed shortly after. Also, many projects to expand Sochi's infrastructure, complete and incomplete, have become abandoned or indefinitely suspended.
9th Jun '16 8:47:54 AM Jhonny
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* The city of León, Nicaragua was originally situated at the Western shore of Lake Xolotlan or Lake Managua as it is known today. After several natural disasters, the city was moved dead in the cemeteries saints in the churches and all a bit further to the West to the place where it stands today. Nicaragua's only UNESCO world heritage sites are the ruins of old León and the cathedral of new León.

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* The city of León, Nicaragua was originally situated at the Western shore of Lake Xolotlan or Lake Managua as it is known today. After several natural disasters, the city was moved dead in the cemeteries saints in the churches and all a bit further to the West to the place where it stands today. Nicaragua's only UNESCO world heritage sites are the ruins of old León and the cathedral of new León.León.
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9th Jun '16 8:43:17 AM Jhonny
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* The city of León, Nicaragua was originally situated at the Western shore of Lake Xolotlan or Lake Managua as it is known today. After several natural disasters, the city was moved dead in the cemeteries saints in the churches and all a bit further to the West to the place where it stands today. Nicaragua's only UNESCO world heritage sites are the ruins of old León and the cathedral of new León.
9th Jun '16 8:39:37 AM Jhonny
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* Many many pre-1492 cities were abandoned or had their population wiped out due to plagues brought by the European conquerors or warfare. Some are still rumored to lurk out there buried in the jungle. Machu Picchu came only to widespread attention in the West in 1991, centuries after it had been a major city.

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* Many many pre-1492 cities were abandoned or had their population wiped out due to plagues brought by the European conquerors or warfare. Some are still rumored to lurk out there buried in the jungle. Machu Picchu came only to widespread attention in the West in 1991, 1901, centuries after it had been a major city.
8th Jun '16 5:21:50 PM totoofze47
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* ''Franchise/{{Pokemon}}'': Cinnabar Island became this during the TimeSkip that separates ''[[VideoGame/PokemonRedAndBlue Red and Blue]]'' from ''[[VideoGame/PokemonGoldAndSilver Gold and Silver]]''. Because the town was ravaged by a volcanic eruption, the inhabitants and Pokémon who once lived there were evacuated and moved elsewhere. The few people still residing in Cinnabar stay in the now-rebuilt Pokémon Center, though even then it's implied that Cinnabar is now merely a stop-gap location.
18th May '16 3:12:15 PM LaurelHS
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* The former mining towns of Humberstone and Santa Laura in Chile. Everyone moved away after the nearby sodium nitrate mines closed down.
28th Apr '16 3:52:20 PM Steven
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* ''VideoGame/Left4Dead'' and ''VideoGame/Left4Dead2'' uses this and GhostCity. Almost no living human is left in any place you go to since they've all become zombies.
27th Apr '16 3:41:47 PM LentilSandEater
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* In ''Videogame/{{Undertale}}'' killing everyone you meet will result in all the towns you enter being almost completely empty. Partly because, well, you killed them and because the rest of the monsters are fleeing for their lives. The music also slows down to a crawl, adding to the empty and desolate feeling.
27th Apr '16 2:17:15 AM erforce
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* The abandoned nuclear test town from ''Film/TheHillsHaveEyes'' remake.

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* The abandoned nuclear test town from ''Film/TheHillsHaveEyes'' remake.''Film/TheHillsHaveEyes2006''.
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