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12th Aug '16 5:18:14 AM Morgenthaler
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8th Jun '16 9:34:18 AM Knight20
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[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mythpunk#Other_proposed_derivatives Mythpunk]] refers to "a subgenre of mythic fiction" in which classical folklore and faerie tales get hyperpoetic postmodern makeovers. Coined by author Creator/CatherynneMValente, the term describes ''[[http://yuki-onna.livejournal.com/263738.html a brand of speculative fiction which starts in folklore and myth and adds elements of postmodern fantastic techniques: urban fantasy, confessional poetry, non-linear storytelling, linguistic calisthenics, worldbuilding, and academic fantasy.]]''

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[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mythpunk#Other_proposed_derivatives Mythpunk]] refers to "a subgenre of mythic fiction" in which classical folklore and faerie fairy tales get hyperpoetic postmodern makeovers. Coined by author Creator/CatherynneMValente, the term describes ''[[http://yuki-onna.livejournal.com/263738.html a brand of speculative fiction which starts in folklore and myth and adds elements of postmodern fantastic techniques: urban fantasy, confessional poetry, non-linear storytelling, linguistic calisthenics, worldbuilding, and academic fantasy.]]''
9th Feb '16 2:41:21 PM thekeyofe
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* ArabianNightsDays: Middle-Eastern influences (or outright) homage is common.

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* ArabianNightsDays: Middle-Eastern influences (or outright) homage outright homage) is common.
27th Aug '15 3:16:05 PM phoenix
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*** November's saga = ''Brrrrrrr..." or perhaps that should be [[EverythingsWorseWithBees ''Buzzzzzzz...]]''

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*** November's saga = ''Brrrrrrr..." or perhaps that should be [[EverythingsWorseWithBees [[BeeAfraid ''Buzzzzzzz...]]''
8th May '15 3:09:31 AM SeptimusHeap
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** This is a staple of Vernon's [[TheVerse Verse]], and is perhaps most readily appreciated in ''Podcast/TheHiddenAlmanac'' or ''{{Gearworld}}'', where mythic events are frequently mashed together in strange contrasts or placed in the most anachronistic contexts imaginable.

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** This is a staple of Vernon's [[TheVerse Verse]], and is perhaps most readily appreciated in ''Podcast/TheHiddenAlmanac'' or ''{{Gearworld}}'', ''Literature/{{Gearworld}}'', where mythic events are frequently mashed together in strange contrasts or placed in the most anachronistic contexts imaginable.
6th May '15 5:06:42 PM Generality
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** This is a staple of Vernon's [[TheVerse Verse]], and is perhaps most readily appreciated in ''Podcast/TheHiddenAlmanac'' or ''{{Gearworld}}'', where mythic events are frequently mashed together in strange contrasts or placed in the most anachronistic contexts imaginable.
4th May '15 2:36:04 PM nombretomado
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* Literature/HitherbyDragons features mythpunk takes on GreekMythology, the Buddha's life story, and various 80s kids' cartoons, among other things.

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* Literature/HitherbyDragons features mythpunk takes on GreekMythology, Myth/GreekMythology, the Buddha's life story, and various 80s kids' cartoons, among other things.
13th Dec '14 10:54:42 AM narm00
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** ''The Pandorica Opens'' and ''The Big Bang'' [[labelnote:Spoiler--click to reveal]]Autons disguised as Romans, a Cyberman in the TempleOfDoom, [[SealedEvilinacan Pandora's Box]], Stonehenge, and a Fez![[/labelnote]]

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** ''The Pandorica Opens'' and ''The Big Bang'' [[labelnote:Spoiler--click to reveal]]Autons disguised as Romans, a Cyberman in the TempleOfDoom, [[SealedEvilinacan [[SealedEvilInACan Pandora's Box]], Stonehenge, and a Fez![[/labelnote]]



* ''TabletopGame/ChangelingTheDreaming'' and ''TabletopGame/ChangelingTheLost'' can be played this way. Nothing force Storytellers to adopt RealLife fairy tales to his or her game, though.

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* ''TabletopGame/ChangelingTheDreaming'' and ''TabletopGame/ChangelingTheLost'' can be played this way. Nothing force forces Storytellers to adopt RealLife fairy tales to his or her game, though.


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* Literature/HitherbyDragons features mythpunk takes on GreekMythology, the Buddha's life story, and various 80s kids' cartoons, among other things.
27th Oct '14 5:34:44 PM LongLiveHumour
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* ComicBook/{{Hellboy}} has shades of this, combining fictional [[EldritchAbomination cosmic horrors]] with real-world mythological figures like BabaYaga and Hecate.

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* ComicBook/{{Hellboy}} has shades of this, combining fictional [[EldritchAbomination cosmic horrors]] with real-world mythological figures like BabaYaga Literature/BabaYaga and Hecate.
23rd Sep '14 3:27:17 PM margdean56
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* AdaptationExpansion: Common in such stores.

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* AdaptationExpansion: Common in such stores.stories.
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