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21st Apr '17 4:19:03 AM StarTropes
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** Luke himself is this in ''Film/TheForceAwakens'', having gone into self-imposed exile on Atch-To after his attempt to rebuild the Jedi Order was undone by [[spoiler:his own nephew]].
21st Feb '17 8:58:56 PM Bucaramanga
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* In most ''VideoGame/MightAndMagic'' games, you need to find a trainer so that your characters can gain a certain skill level. These experts, masters, and grandmasters often live in quite remote locations.
20th Feb '17 6:11:44 PM nombretomado
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* Tom Hanks' character in ''CastAway'' became a guru by unintentionally living a hermit's life after an airplane crash.

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* Tom Hanks' character in ''CastAway'' ''Film/CastAway'' became a guru by unintentionally living a hermit's life after an airplane crash.
9th Dec '16 10:12:12 PM Perseus
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* The Franchise/{{Pokemon}} Oranguru, [[MeaningfulName as its name suggests]], is highly intelligent and leads a solitary life deep within forests, where it spends its time meditating and providing aid to other Pokémon in need.

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* The Franchise/{{Pokemon}} Oranguru, [[MeaningfulName as its name suggests]], is a highly intelligent and simian that leads a solitary life deep within forests, where it spends its time meditating and providing aid to other Pokémon in need.
9th Dec '16 10:10:50 PM Perseus
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* The Franchise/{{Pokemon}} Oranguru, [[MeaningfulName as its name suggests]], is highly intelligent and leads a solitary life deep within forests, where it spends its time meditating and providing aid to other Pokémon in need.
17th May '16 1:05:33 PM Willbyr
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* [[Disney/{{Fantasia}} Yen Sid]] takes this role whenever he appears in the ''KingdomHearts'' series. In this universe, he's a RetiredBadass who lives in a MageTower on an island floating in space, but offers advice to anyone who can actually find him.

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* [[Disney/{{Fantasia}} Yen Sid]] takes this role whenever he appears in the ''KingdomHearts'' ''Franchise/KingdomHearts'' series. In this universe, he's a RetiredBadass who lives in a MageTower on an island floating in space, but offers advice to anyone who can actually find him.
21st Feb '16 5:29:56 PM R1ck
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It's a DiscreditedTrope, and is rarely used without parody outside of the kung-fu spectacular. But it has enough cred from ancient legend that it will [[CyclicTrope make its comeback]] sooner or later.

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It's a DiscreditedTrope, While this trope has died out in the real world due to greater modernization and is rarely used without parody outside of the kung-fu spectacular. But population density, in fiction it has enough cred from ancient legend that it will [[CyclicTrope make its comeback]] sooner or later.
still thrives as a way for protagonists to gather wisdom.
14th Jan '16 2:31:33 PM Malloon
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* The Oracle in ''Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick'' was this, then subverted when he had a village built nearby just to spite his assassin.

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* The Oracle in ''Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick'' was this, then subverted when he had a village built nearby just to spite his assassin.assassin, [[spoiler: who was under the influence of a mark of justice and would become dreadfully ill if he killed in a populated area.]]
7th Dec '15 2:19:38 AM NozzDogg
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* On ''TabletopGame/RocketAge'''s Mars many Kastari, the priest caste, live as hermits at various shrines, seeking wisdom. There is also Yil, a Soviet suffering from the effects of volcanic gas on Olympus Mons, who believes him to a reincarnated Ancient Martian. Most of the local Kastari are concerned for him and attempt to look after him.

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* On ''TabletopGame/RocketAge'''s Mars many Kastari, the priest caste, live as hermits at various shrines, seeking wisdom. There is also Yil, a Soviet suffering from the effects of volcanic gas on Olympus Mons, who believes him to he is a reincarnated Ancient Martian. Most of the local Kastari are concerned for him and attempt to look after him.
7th Dec '15 2:19:00 AM NozzDogg
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* On ''TabletopGame/RocketAge'''s Mars many Kastari, the priest caste, live as hermits at various shrines, seeking wisdom. There is also Yil, a Soviet suffering from the effects of volcanic gas on Olympus Mons, who believes him to a reincarnated Ancient Martian. Most of the local Kastari are concerned for him and attempt to look after him.
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