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30th Dec '16 10:06:38 AM epoxy
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Note that despite the trope name, scenes like this don't necessarily have to involve corn. Long grass is also popular, especially in wilderness settings, and this trope can apply to other kinds of vegetation where it's hard to see anything below neck level.

This is also the place to find ScaryScarecrows. Or CropCircles.

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Note that despite the trope name, scenes like this don't necessarily have to involve corn. Long grass is also popular, especially in wilderness settings, and this trope can apply to other kinds of vegetation where it's hard to see anything below neck level.

level. Compare TheLostWoods, where non-domestic plant life is overwhelming or spooky.

This is also the place to find ScaryScarecrows. Or ScaryScarecrows or CropCircles.



* ''Videogame/INSIDE'' has a decaying farm with a cornfield. The protagonist doesn't get lost, but the cornstalks do hide [[spoiler: a hatch leading to the Secret Ending.]]

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* ''Videogame/INSIDE'' ''Videogame/{{INSIDE}}'' has a decaying farm with a cornfield. The protagonist doesn't get lost, but the cornstalks do hide [[spoiler: a hatch leading to the Secret Ending.]]
30th Dec '16 9:58:39 AM epoxy
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* ''Videogame/INSIDE'' has a decaying farm with a cornfield. The protagonist doesn't get lost, but the cornstalks do hide [[spoiler: a hatch leading to the Secret Ending.]]
10th Dec '16 12:49:43 PM bluerockerdragongirl
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* The game ''VideoGame/Maize'' begins with you waking up in the middle of a cornfield, and traversing it becomes one of your initial goals while sifting through the puzzles and dealing with the oddly talking corn.

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* The game ''VideoGame/Maize'' ''VideoGame/{{Maize}}'' begins with you waking up in the middle of a cornfield, and traversing it becomes one of your initial goals while sifting through the puzzles and dealing with the oddly talking corn.
10th Dec '16 12:47:49 PM bluerockerdragongirl
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* The game ''VideoGame/Maize'' begins with you waking up in the middle of a cornfield, and traversing it becomes one of your initial goals while sifting through the puzzles and dealing with the oddly talking corn.
14th Sep '16 2:16:26 PM DRickard
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* A semi-annual event in ''ComicStrip/SallyForthHoward'', leading one year to the characters meeting [[http://sallyforth.com/comics/october-10-2015// themselves]].
16th Jul '16 1:46:23 AM ElectroKraken
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** When Marge went to a therapist to deal with the roots of her fear of flying, one of her childhood memories was of her mother showing her a cornfield, only for a [[Film/NorthByNorthwest crop duster to show up and fire at them]].
6th May '16 9:00:43 PM maddthesane
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* The [[HalloweenEpisode Halloween-themed]] ''SkinDeep'' story "The One-Eyed Bear" centers around a road trip to an annual haunted corn maze attraction in Verona, MO referred to, appropriately enough, as [[http://www.themaize.com/sites.php?ID=&username=moverona The MAiZE]]. (See RealLife, below.) In keeping with getting lost, they stumble onto the attraction while fleeing from a nightmare and a [[OurDemonsAreDifferent demon]], only to be menaced by a [[HockeymaskAndChainsaw hockey-mask-wearing, chainsaw wielding maniac]] [[spoiler:who is actually both a performer in the haunted maze and a bugbear in human guise]].

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* The [[HalloweenEpisode Halloween-themed]] ''SkinDeep'' ''WebComic/SkinDeep'' story "The One-Eyed Bear" centers around a road trip to an annual haunted corn maze attraction in Verona, MO referred to, appropriately enough, as [[http://www.themaize.com/sites.php?ID=&username=moverona The MAiZE]]. (See RealLife, below.) In keeping with getting lost, they stumble onto the attraction while fleeing from a nightmare and a [[OurDemonsAreDifferent demon]], only to be menaced by a [[HockeymaskAndChainsaw hockey-mask-wearing, chainsaw wielding maniac]] [[spoiler:who is actually both a performer in the haunted maze and a bugbear in human guise]].
25th Apr '16 2:47:37 AM Morgenthaler
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15th Jan '16 9:38:06 PM nombretomado
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** In King's novel ''TheStand'', a number of characters dream about being chased through a cornfield by the Dark Man.

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** In King's novel ''TheStand'', ''Literature/TheStand'', a number of characters dream about being chased through a cornfield by the Dark Man.
11th Dec '15 7:53:11 AM FF32
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* In [[this]] ''Webcomic/{{Nedroid}}'' strip, Beartato gets so hopelessly lost in a corn maze, he begins to remember ''only'' the maze. The AltText claims that anyone still in a corn maze at the end of autumn becomes a scarecrow.

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* In [[this]] [[http://nedroid.com/2015/10/beartato-in-the-maze/ this]] ''Webcomic/{{Nedroid}}'' strip, Beartato gets so hopelessly lost in a corn maze, he begins to remember ''only'' the maze. The AltText claims that anyone still in a corn maze at the end of autumn becomes a scarecrow.
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