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Azaram
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09:38:52 PM Aug 15th 2017
How is this different from a retcon for most of them? "The story used to be this but now it's that". Redoing an old short story/film into an expanded longer version would be a rewrite, or something like the Hobbit rewrite... but almost all the other examples just seem like retcons.
DaibhidC
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04:16:13 AM Jan 27th 2014
edited by 86.138.215.10
Pulled these:

These are both the result of Cosmic Retcons; they're not ignoring or contradicting the backstory, that backstory never happened.
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