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28th Sep '16 10:10:51 AM HumanTorch2
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* ''Literature/TheLostFleet'' is essentially what you'd get if Literature/HonorHarrington stumbled across [[{{ComicBook/CaptainAmerica}} Steve Rogers]] [[{{RecycledInSPACE}} in space]] and he assumed command.
26th Sep '16 4:22:00 PM Elia41
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* ''Literature/Worm'' can best be summed as ''Series/Heroes'' meet ''Franchise/Godzilla'' [[spoiler: meet Creator/HPLovecraft]] with the darkness and moral ambiguity of ''Series/GameOfThrones''.

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* ''Literature/Worm'' ''{{Literature/Worm}}'' can best be summed as ''Series/Heroes'' ''{{Series/Heroes}}'' meet ''Franchise/Godzilla'' ''{{Franchise/Godzilla}}'' [[spoiler: meet Creator/HPLovecraft]] with the darkness and moral ambiguity of ''Series/GameOfThrones''.''{{Series/GameOfThrones}}''.
26th Sep '16 4:19:16 PM Elia41
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* {{Literature/Worm}}: Taylor Hebert is {{Film/Carrie}}'s Carrie White (bullied superpowered teenager) meets [[Franchise/XMen Magneto]] (very powerful supervillain with a large amount of moral ambiguity) with the powers of {{VideoGame/Smite}}'s Ah Muzen Cab.
25th Sep '16 2:43:28 PM erforce
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* Creator/FScottFitzgerald's ''The Baby Party'' is basically ''WesternAnimation/{{Rugrats}}'' meets classic literature.



* ''The39Clues'' is ''Franchise/AssassinsCreed'' meets ''Literature/TheWestingGame''.

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* ''The39Clues'' ''Literature/The39Clues'' is ''Franchise/AssassinsCreed'' meets ''Literature/TheWestingGame''.



* [[Literature/TheDresdenFiles Harry Dresden]] is [[ComicBook/{{Hellblazer}} John Constantine]] meets Franchise/SpiderMan doing Literature/PhilipMarlowe's work.
* [[Literature/EvilGeniusTrilogy Cadel Piggott]] is Franchise/HarryPotter meets [[Manga/DeathNote Light Yagami]].
* [[Literature/TheHungerGames Peeta Mellark]] is a Creator/MichaelCera character in a ''Literature/BattleRoyale'' scenario.
* [[Literature/{{Twilight}} Edward Cullen]]: {{Dracula}} and/or [[Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer Spike]] meets [[LightNovel/HaruhiSuzumiya Itsuki Koizumi]] meets the ''MyImmortal'' version of Draco Malfoy and [[EverythingsBetterWithSparkles a disco ball]]. Maybe throw in some [[Literature/WutheringHeights Heathcliff]], too. But without the irony of Heathcliff's character.
** Bella Swan is [[Fanfic/MyImmortal Ebony]] Meets TheKimberly
*** With [[Franchise/ArchieComics Archie Andrews]] thrown in.
* ''[[Literature/TheElricSaga Elric]]'' is ''[[TheWitcher Geralt of Rivia]]'' meets ''[[Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion Shinji Ikari]]'' meets ''Edward Cullen''.
* [[TheWitcher Geralt of Rivia]] is Franchise/{{Batman}} meets [[Franchise/StarWars the Jedi]] meets [[HollywoodActionHero 80's Action Hero]] meets [[Franchise/MetalGear Solid Snake]] in a [[MedievalEuropeanFantasy Medieval]] DarkFantasy [[HighFantasy Power Politics]] setting similar in tone and style to ''ASongOfIceAndFire''.
* According to his author, [[Literature/TheThrawnTrilogy Grand Admiral Thrawn]] is UsefulNotes/ErwinRommel meets Robert E. Lee, Hannibal Barca, UsefulNotes/AlexanderTheGreat, and Literature/SherlockHolmes. [[CaptainObvious Thrawn's intelligent]]. But unlike Alexander the Great, he isn't a crybaby.
* The [[Discworld/TheWeeFreeMen Nac Mac Feegle]] are [[ComicBook/TheSmurfs smurfs]] meets {{Violent Glaswegian}}s.
** Rincewind started out as [[Literature/TheHobbit Bilbo Baggins]] with Series/{{Blackadder}}'s sarcasm, and gradually had TheArthurDent added to the mix.
* [[Literature/SkulduggeryPleasant Stephanie Edgley]] is NancyDrew meets [[Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer Willow Rosenberg]]
* [[Literatue/CodexAlera Tavi]] is Emperor UsefulNotes/{{Augustus}} with [[WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender Aang's]] [[ElementalPowers powers]] and [[Literature/TheThrawnTrilogy Thrawn's]] [[ChessMaster military genius]].
* On the basic level, [[Literature/CharlieAndTheChocolateFactory Willy Wonka]] is SantaClaus meets a MadScientist. Depending on [[InterpretativeCharacter the adaptation]], the description can be refined further:

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* [[Literature/TheDresdenFiles Harry Dresden]] is [[ComicBook/{{Hellblazer}} John Constantine]] meets Franchise/SpiderMan doing Literature/PhilipMarlowe's work.
* [[Literature/EvilGeniusTrilogy Cadel Piggott]] is Franchise/HarryPotter meets [[Manga/DeathNote Light Yagami]].
* [[Literature/TheHungerGames Peeta Mellark]] is a Creator/MichaelCera character in a ''Literature/BattleRoyale'' scenario.
* [[Literature/{{Twilight}} Edward Cullen]]: {{Dracula}} and/or [[Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer Spike]] meets [[LightNovel/HaruhiSuzumiya Itsuki Koizumi]] meets the ''MyImmortal'' version of Draco Malfoy and [[EverythingsBetterWithSparkles a disco ball]]. Maybe throw in some [[Literature/WutheringHeights Heathcliff]], too. But without the irony of Heathcliff's character.
** Bella Swan is [[Fanfic/MyImmortal Ebony]] Meets TheKimberly
*** With [[Franchise/ArchieComics Archie Andrews]] thrown in.
* ''[[Literature/TheElricSaga Elric]]'' is ''[[TheWitcher Geralt of Rivia]]'' meets ''[[Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion Shinji Ikari]]'' meets ''Edward Cullen''.
* [[TheWitcher Geralt of Rivia]] is Franchise/{{Batman}} meets [[Franchise/StarWars the Jedi]] meets [[HollywoodActionHero 80's Action Hero]] meets [[Franchise/MetalGear Solid Snake]] in a [[MedievalEuropeanFantasy Medieval]] DarkFantasy [[HighFantasy Power Politics]] setting similar in tone and style to ''ASongOfIceAndFire''.
* According to his author, [[Literature/TheThrawnTrilogy Grand Admiral Thrawn]] is UsefulNotes/ErwinRommel meets Robert E. Lee, Hannibal Barca, UsefulNotes/AlexanderTheGreat, and Literature/SherlockHolmes. [[CaptainObvious Thrawn's intelligent]]. But unlike Alexander the Great, he isn't a crybaby.
* The [[Discworld/TheWeeFreeMen Nac Mac Feegle]] are [[ComicBook/TheSmurfs smurfs]] meets {{Violent Glaswegian}}s.
** Rincewind started out as [[Literature/TheHobbit Bilbo Baggins]] with Series/{{Blackadder}}'s sarcasm, and gradually had TheArthurDent added to the mix.
* [[Literature/SkulduggeryPleasant Stephanie Edgley]] is NancyDrew meets [[Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer Willow Rosenberg]]
* [[Literatue/CodexAlera Tavi]] is Emperor UsefulNotes/{{Augustus}} with [[WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender Aang's]] [[ElementalPowers powers]] and [[Literature/TheThrawnTrilogy Thrawn's]] [[ChessMaster military genius]].
* On the basic level, [[Literature/CharlieAndTheChocolateFactory Willy Wonka]] Wonka from ''Literature/CharlieAndTheChocolateFactory'' is SantaClaus meets a MadScientist. Depending on [[InterpretativeCharacter the adaptation]], the description can be refined further:



* ''Literatue/CodexAlera'': Tavi is Emperor UsefulNotes/{{Augustus}} with [[WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender Aang's]] [[ElementalPowers powers]] and [[Literature/TheThrawnTrilogy Thrawn's]] [[ChessMaster military genius]].
* ''Franchise/TheDarkTower'': Roland Deschain is [[Franchise/TheWitcher Geralt of Rivia]] meets [[Film/DollarsTrilogy The Man With no Name]].
* ''Literature/{{Discworld}}''
** The [[Discworld/TheWeeFreeMen Nac Mac Feegle]] are [[ComicBook/TheSmurfs smurfs]] meets {{Violent Glaswegian}}s.
** Rincewind started out as [[Literature/TheHobbit Bilbo Baggins]] with Series/{{Blackadder}}'s sarcasm, and gradually had TheArthurDent added to the mix.
* ''Literature/TheDresdenFiles'': Harry Dresden is [[ComicBook/{{Hellblazer}} John Constantine]] meets Franchise/SpiderMan doing Literature/PhilipMarlowe's work.
* ''Literature/TheElricSaga'': Elric is ''[[Franchise/TheWitcher Geralt of Rivia]]'' meets ''[[Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion Shinji Ikari]]'' meets ''Edward Cullen''.
* ''Literature/EvilGeniusTrilogy'': Cadel Piggott is Franchise/HarryPotter meets [[Manga/DeathNote Light Yagami]].
* ''Literature/TheHungerGames'': Peeta Mellark is a Creator/MichaelCera character in a ''Literature/BattleRoyale'' scenario.



* [[Literature/TeitoMonogatari Yasunori Kato]] is {{Dracula}} meets Aleister Crowley meets [[Franchise/StreetFighter M. Bison]]
* Creator/FScottFitzgerald ''The Baby Party'' is basically WesternAnimation/{{Rugrats}} meets classic literature.
* [[Franchise/TheDarkTower Roland Deschain]] is [[Franchise/TheWitcher Geralt of Rivia]] meets [[Film/DollarsTrilogy The Man With no Name]].

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* [[Literature/TeitoMonogatari ''Literature/SkulduggeryPleasant'': Stephanie Edgley is NancyDrew meets [[Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer Willow Rosenberg]]
* ''Literature/TeitoMonogatari'':
Yasunori Kato]] is {{Dracula}} meets Aleister Crowley meets [[Franchise/StreetFighter M. Bison]]
* Creator/FScottFitzgerald ''The Baby Party'' ''Literature/TheThrawnTrilogy'': According to his author, Grand Admiral Thrawn is basically WesternAnimation/{{Rugrats}} UsefulNotes/ErwinRommel meets classic literature.
Robert E. Lee, Hannibal Barca, UsefulNotes/AlexanderTheGreat, and Literature/SherlockHolmes. [[CaptainObvious Thrawn's intelligent]]. But unlike Alexander the Great, he isn't a crybaby.
* [[Franchise/TheDarkTower Roland Deschain]] ''Literature/{{Twilight}}'':
** Edward Cullen
is [[Franchise/TheWitcher {{Dracula}} and/or [[Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer Spike]] meets [[LightNovel/HaruhiSuzumiya Itsuki Koizumi]] meets the ''FanFic/MyImmortal'' version of Draco Malfoy and [[EverythingsBetterWithSparkles a disco ball]]. Maybe throw in some [[Literature/WutheringHeights Heathcliff]], too. But without the irony of Heathcliff's character.
** Bella Swan is [[Fanfic/MyImmortal Ebony]] Meets TheKimberly
*** With [[Franchise/ArchieComics Archie Andrews]] thrown in.
* ''Literature/TheWitcher'':
Geralt of Rivia]] Rivia is Franchise/{{Batman}} meets [[Film/DollarsTrilogy The Man With no Name]]. [[Franchise/StarWars the Jedi]] meets [[HollywoodActionHero 80's Action Hero]] meets [[Franchise/MetalGear Solid Snake]] in a [[MedievalEuropeanFantasy Medieval]] DarkFantasy [[HighFantasy Power Politics]] setting similar in tone and style to ''Literature/ASongOfIceAndFire''.
21st Sep '16 1:00:07 AM PaulA
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* [[Literature/TheDresdenFiles Harry Dresden]] is [[ComicBook/{{Hellblazer}} John Constantine]] meets {{Spider-Man}} doing [[Creator/RaymondChandler Phillip Marlowe's]] work.

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* [[Literature/TheDresdenFiles Harry Dresden]] is [[ComicBook/{{Hellblazer}} John Constantine]] meets {{Spider-Man}} Franchise/SpiderMan doing [[Creator/RaymondChandler Phillip Marlowe's]] Literature/PhilipMarlowe's work.
18th Sep '16 1:50:17 PM nombretomado
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*** With [[ArchieComics Archie Andrews]] thrown in.

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*** With [[ArchieComics [[Franchise/ArchieComics Archie Andrews]] thrown in.
17th Sep '16 4:00:44 AM Elia41
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* ''Literature/Worm'' can best be summed as ''Series/Heroes'' meet ''Franchise/Godzilla'' [[spoiler: meet Creator/HPLovecraft]] with the darkness and moral ambiguity of ''Series/GameOfThrones''.
11th Sep '16 9:42:09 PM PaulA
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* OrsonScottCard's ''Literature/TheTalesOfAlvinMaker'' is ''Franchise/HarryPotter'' meets ''Literature/LittleHouseOnThePrairie'', with a dash of UsefulNotes/{{Mormonism}}.

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* OrsonScottCard's Creator/OrsonScottCard's ''Literature/TheTalesOfAlvinMaker'' is ''Franchise/HarryPotter'' meets ''Literature/LittleHouseOnThePrairie'', with a dash of UsefulNotes/{{Mormonism}}.
2nd Sep '16 5:38:39 PM Tyk5919
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* ''Literature/TheBuilders'':
** ''Literature/{{Redwall}}'' meets ''Film/TheMagnificentSeven''.
** ''Literature/WatershipDown'' meets ''Film/TheMagnificentSeven''.
20th Aug '16 4:59:47 PM stuffedninja
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* Creator/StephenKing's IT: Series/TheWonderYears and TheLittleRascals meets CosmicHorrorStory with some Discworld elements ( [[giant space turtle CrazyAwesome]]! )

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* Creator/StephenKing's IT: Series/TheWonderYears and TheLittleRascals meets CosmicHorrorStory with some Discworld elements ( [[giant [[CrazyAwesome giant space turtle CrazyAwesome]]! )turtle]]!)
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