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17th May '18 4:33:40 AM CaptainTedium
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* ''WesternAnimation/PeppermintRose'''s first and only special starts with showing how life in the magic land is now, then showing how it got there.



* ''WesternAnimation/PeppermintRose'''s first and only special starts with showing how life in the magic land is now, then showing how it got there.

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* ''WesternAnimation/PeppermintRose'''s first and only special starts with showing how life in The ''WesternAnimation/XMen'' episode "Descent" reveals the magic land is now, then showing how it got there.origins of Mr. Sinister.
15th May '18 1:57:04 AM CaptainTedium
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* ''WesternAnimation/TheRealGhostbusters'' had this happen in the episode "Citizen Ghost", which featured flashbacks taking place shortly after the events of [[Film/Ghostbusters1984 the movie]] that served to explain why the Ghostbusters wore multi-colored jumpsuits, why the Containment Unit was larger and of a different design, and how Slimer became their ally.
9th May '18 4:21:58 PM thatother1dude
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* ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'':
** [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E5StoryForSteven "Story for Steven"]], details how Greg and Steven's mother, Rose, first met. It gets a SequelEpisode showing more of their relationship in [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E12WeNeedToTalk "We Need to Talk"]]. Another episode, [[Recap/StevenUniverseS3E16GregTheBabysitter "Greg the Babysitter"]], shows how Greg came to work at the car wash.
** [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E25TheAnswer "The Answer"]] serves as an origin story for Garnet. It details in a WholeEpisodeFlashback how [[spoiler: Ruby and Sapphire first met and came to fall in love with each other through fusing into Garnet.]]

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* ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'':
''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'' has several episodes focusing on a character's background, all of which involve a FramingDevice :
** In [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E5StoryForSteven "Story for Steven"]], Greg details how Greg he and Steven's mother, Rose, first met. It gets a SequelEpisode showing more of their relationship in [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E12WeNeedToTalk "We Need to Talk"]]. Another episode, [[Recap/StevenUniverseS3E16GregTheBabysitter "Greg the Babysitter"]], shows how Greg came to work at the car wash.
Several other flashback episodes [[SequelEpisode follow up on it]].
** [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E25TheAnswer "The Answer"]] serves as an is Garnet explaining her origin story for Garnet. It details in to Steven as a bedtime story. It's a WholeEpisodeFlashback about how [[spoiler: Ruby and Sapphire first met and came to fall in love with each other through fusing into Garnet.]]



** [[Recap/StevenUniverseS5E18ASinglePaleRose "A Single, Pale Rose"]], besides resolving the question of [[spoiler:Pink Diamond's shattering]], explains how Pearl joined the Crystal Gems. [[spoiler:Which includes a more accurate version of Rose's origins.]]

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** [[Recap/StevenUniverseS5E18ASinglePaleRose "A Single, Pale Rose"]], besides resolving the question of [[spoiler:Pink Diamond's shattering]], explains how has Pearl showing Steven how she joined the Crystal Gems. [[spoiler:Which includes a more accurate version of Rose's origins.]]
8th May '18 9:37:12 PM thatother1dude
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** [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E5StoryForSteven "Story for Steven"]], details how Greg and Steven's mother, Rose, first met. It gets a SequelEpisode showing more of their relationship in [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E12WeNeedToTalk "We Need to Talk"]]. Another episode, [[Recap/StevenUniverseS3E16GregTheBabysitter "Greg the Babysitter"]], shows how Greg came to work at the car wash.



** One before that, [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E5StoryForSteven "Story for Steven"]], details how Greg and Steven's mother, Rose, first met. It gets a SequelEpisode showing more of the origin in [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E12WeNeedToTalk "We Need to Talk"]]. Another episode, [[Recap/StevenUniverseS3E16GregTheBabysitter "Greg the Babysitter"]], shows how Greg came to work at the car wash.

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** One before that, [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E5StoryForSteven "Story for Steven"]], details [[Recap/StevenUniverseS5E13YourMotherAndMine "Your Mother and Mine"]] has Garnet giving her account of Rose founding the Crystal Gems. However, most if it was already previous stated to the audience, making it something of a RecapEpisode.
** [[Recap/StevenUniverseS5E18ASinglePaleRose "A Single, Pale Rose"]], besides resolving the question of [[spoiler:Pink Diamond's shattering]], explains
how Greg and Steven's mother, Rose, first met. It gets Pearl joined the Crystal Gems. [[spoiler:Which includes a SequelEpisode showing more accurate version of the origin in [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E12WeNeedToTalk "We Need to Talk"]]. Another episode, [[Recap/StevenUniverseS3E16GregTheBabysitter "Greg the Babysitter"]], shows how Greg came to work at the car wash.Rose's origins.]]



** ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitansGo'' parodies this in the fourth season episode "Orangins". The episode has Robin attempt to tell his actual origin story about growing up in the circus before being interrupted by the others, who proceed to make-up false origin stories for themselves, much to Robin's exasperation.

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** ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitansGo'' parodies this in the fourth season episode "Orangins". The episode has Robin attempt to tell his actual origin story about growing up in the circus before being interrupted by the others, who proceed to make-up make up false origin stories for themselves, much to Robin's exasperation.
7th May '18 1:30:42 AM CaptainTedium
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* The ''WesternAnimation/HiHiPuffyAmiYumi'' episode "Secret Origin" takes place when Ami, Yumi, and Atchan were children and explains why Atchan is the way he is today.
27th Apr '18 3:14:03 AM PaulA
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* Creator/DCComics had an entire series, ''Secret Origins'', in which each issue was an OriginsIssue for a different character (either one who had never been given a proper origin in their own series, or an established character for whom DC wanted to establish a new baseline origin following a ContinuitySnarl or similar problem).
** Likewise, Marvel's ''Uncanny Origins''.

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* Creator/DCComics had an entire series, ''Secret Origins'', ''ComicBook/SecretOrigins'', in which each issue was an OriginsIssue for a different character (either one who had never been given a proper origin in their own series, or an established character for whom DC wanted to establish a new baseline origin following a ContinuitySnarl or similar problem).
** * Likewise, Marvel's ''Uncanny Origins''.
16th Apr '18 7:40:28 PM RacattackForce
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* ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitans'' avoids the heroes' non-hero lives, and starts with the team already established, but an origin story appears near the ''end'' of the series, covering the team's first meeting.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitans'' avoids the heroes' non-hero lives, and starts with the team already established, but an established. While the origin stories of each individual character are alluded to and explained to varying degrees throughout the series, it isn't until the final season (with the episode "Go!") that the first meeting of these characters is explained.
** ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitansGo'' parodies this in the fourth season episode "Orangins". The episode has Robin attempt to tell his actual
origin story appears near about growing up in the ''end'' of circus before being interrupted by the series, covering the team's first meeting.others, who proceed to make-up false origin stories for themselves, much to Robin's exasperation.
1st Apr '18 9:33:51 PM NESBoy
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* ''ComicBook/DoomsdayClock''[='=]s fourth chapter, "Walk on Water" is about the second Rorschach, A.K.A. [[spoiler:Reggie Long, the son of the psychologist who attempted to rehabilitate the original Rorschach during the latter's ''own'' origin chapter in ''ComicBook/{{Watchmen}}'']].
27th Mar '18 11:39:32 AM CaptainTedium
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* ''WesternAnimation/IronMan'' had two origin episodes.
** "The Origin of the Mandarin" revealed the backstory of Iron Man's archenemy the Mandarin.
** The two-part episode "The Origin of Iron Man" revealed the circumstances under which Tony Stark became Iron Man.
23rd Mar '18 11:39:55 PM Pichu-kun
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** The XY Episode "A Trip Down Memory Train" explains how Clemont first met and caught Bunnelby.

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** The XY ''XY'' Episode "A Trip Down Memory Train" explains how Clemont first met and caught Bunnelby.


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* ''Blog/TheRoyalSketchbook'''s side-comic ''Ascension'' is an origin story for Celestia and Luna from ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic''. They were born 2000 years ago as Earth Ponies.
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