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14th May '16 10:31:31 AM cakecake
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* ''VisualNovel/War13thDay'' first challenges you to solve the mystery of what happened to the sun. Later, you're tasked with piecing together the truth between two [[UnreliableNarrator unreliable narrators]]. The True End gives the biggest mystery of all: [[spoiler:who are you?]]

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* ''VisualNovel/War13thDay'' first challenges you to solve the mystery of what happened to the sun. Later, you're tasked with piecing together the truth between two [[UnreliableNarrator unreliable narrators]]. The True End gives you the biggest mystery of all: [[spoiler:who are you?]]
14th May '16 10:31:13 AM cakecake
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[[AC:Visual Novels]]

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14th May '16 10:30:31 AM cakecake
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* ''VideoGame/DiscworldNoir'' combines this trope with Creator/TerryPratchett's ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'' series, casting the player as a citizen who becomes a detective because of the TheoryOfNarrativeCausality.

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* ''VideoGame/DiscworldNoir'' combines this trope with Creator/TerryPratchett's ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'' series, casting the player as a citizen who becomes a detective because of the TheoryOfNarrativeCausality.TheoryOfNarrativeCausality.

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* ''VisualNovel/War13thDay'' first challenges you to solve the mystery of what happened to the sun. Later, you're tasked with piecing together the truth between two [[UnreliableNarrator unreliable narrators]]. The True End gives the biggest mystery of all: [[spoiler:who are you?]]
12th Apr '16 8:02:40 PM PaulA
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* ''Theatre/The39Steps''



* ''VideoGame/DiscworldNoir'' combines this trope with Creator/TerryPratchett's ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'' series, casting the player as a citizen who becomes a detective because of the TheoryOfNarrativeCausality.

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* ''VideoGame/DiscworldNoir'' combines this trope with Creator/TerryPratchett's ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'' series, casting the player as a citizen who becomes a detective because of the TheoryOfNarrativeCausality.
7th Jan '16 9:03:21 AM FuzzyBoots
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* ''Theatre/ThePajamaPartyMurders''
12th Dec '15 7:37:16 AM TheAmazingBlachman
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* HardboiledDetective: A tough, cynical guy with a gun and a lot of StreetSmarts, who solves mysteries with dogged persistence rather than astounding insight, the Hardboiled Detective was America's Darker and Edgier response to the classic ideal of the GreatDetective. This type of Mystery Fiction is often associated with FilmNoir.

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* HardboiledDetective: A tough, cynical guy with a gun and a lot of StreetSmarts, {{Street Smart}}s, who solves mysteries with dogged persistence rather than astounding insight, the Hardboiled Detective was America's Darker and Edgier response to the classic ideal of the GreatDetective. This type of Mystery Fiction is often associated with FilmNoir.
12th Dec '15 7:36:21 AM TheAmazingBlachman
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* HardboiledDetective: A tough, cynical guy with a gun and a lot of Street Smarts, who solves mysteries with dogged persistence rather than astounding insight, the Hardboiled Detective was America's Darker and Edgier response to the classic ideal of the GreatDetective. This type of Mystery Fiction is often associated with FilmNoir.

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* HardboiledDetective: A tough, cynical guy with a gun and a lot of Street Smarts, StreetSmarts, who solves mysteries with dogged persistence rather than astounding insight, the Hardboiled Detective was America's Darker and Edgier response to the classic ideal of the GreatDetective. This type of Mystery Fiction is often associated with FilmNoir.
22nd Mar '14 3:03:04 PM rjung
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* ''[=WHOdunnit=]'' by Creator/WilliamsElectronics, which casts the player as a HardboiledDetective who must solve a series of murders at a hotel and casino.

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* ''[=WHOdunnit=]'' ''[[Pinball/WHODunnit WHO dunnit]]'' by Creator/WilliamsElectronics, which casts the player as a HardboiledDetective who must solve a series of murders at a hotel and casino.
22nd Mar '14 8:19:49 AM rjung
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!Examples

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!Examples!Examples:



* MysteryFiction.{{Film}} See also MysteryAndDetectiveFilms

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* MysteryFiction.[[MysteryFiction.{{Film}} Film]]
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See also MysteryAndDetectiveFilms



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* ''[=WHOdunnit=]'' by Creator/WilliamsElectronics, which casts the player as a HardboiledDetective who must solve a series of murders at a hotel and casino.

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* Creator/{{Infocom}}'s ''Deadline'' is an InteractiveFiction game where the player has 12 (in-game) hours to solve a LockedRoomMystery.
* ''VideoGame/DiscworldNoir'' combines this trope with Creator/TerryPratchett's ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'' series, casting the player as a citizen who becomes a detective because of the TheoryOfNarrativeCausality.
6th Mar '14 9:42:28 PM PaulA
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Also known as a {{mystery story}} or simply a {{mystery}}, MysteryFiction is a genre where the plot revolves around a mysterious happening that acts as the DrivingQuestion.

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Also known as a {{mystery story}} "mystery story" or simply a {{mystery}}, MysteryFiction "mystery", Mystery Fiction is a genre where the plot revolves around a mysterious happening that acts as the DrivingQuestion.
DrivingQuestion.



DetectiveFiction is a type of MysteryFiction that focuses on a detective solving a crime, and the term is often treated as synonymous with MysteryFiction.

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DetectiveFiction is a type of MysteryFiction Mystery Fiction that focuses on a detective solving a crime, and the term is often treated as synonymous with MysteryFiction.
Mystery Fiction.



'''Subgenres of MysteryFiction'''

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'''Subgenres of MysteryFiction'''Mystery Fiction'''



* HardboiledDetective: A tough, cynical guy with a gun and a lot of Street Smarts, who solves mysteries with dogged persistence rather than astounding insight, the Hardboiled Detective was America's Darker and Edgier response to the classic ideal of the GreatDetective. This type of MysteryFiction is often associated with FilmNoir.

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* HardboiledDetective: A tough, cynical guy with a gun and a lot of Street Smarts, who solves mysteries with dogged persistence rather than astounding insight, the Hardboiled Detective was America's Darker and Edgier response to the classic ideal of the GreatDetective. This type of MysteryFiction Mystery Fiction is often associated with FilmNoir.
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