"The Golden Age has never been the present age. Such judgments are always made in hindsight."A Golden Age is defined by the Webster as a period of great happiness, prosperity, and achievement. On this wiki this means a lot of things. You may be looking for the following tropes related to the concept of a Golden Age:
- The Golden Age of Comic Books
- The Golden Age of Animation
- The Golden Age of Hollywood
- The Golden Age Of Science Fiction (circa 1938-1946)
- The Golden Age Of Radio (circa 1925-1950)
- (For whatever reason, the five Golden Ages above were all happening at about the same time...)
- The Golden Age Of Television (circa 1950-1960)
- The Golden Age of Video Games (1978-1983)
- The Golden Age of Western RPG (ca. 1981-1993)
- The Golden Age of Hip Hop
- The Gay Nineties and The Edwardian Era in the USA are often nicknamed as "The Gilded Age" because of the contrast between the flourishing economy and the era's extreme political corruption and social inequality.
- The Golden Age of Islam was from approximately the 8th to 13th century CE. The pop-culture depiction of this is Arabian Nights Days.
- The Golden Age of Piracy (circa 1650-1720)