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UnderwaterRuins. Contrast UnderwaterCity when they're still functional underwater.


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* GlobalWarming in ''Literature/TheExpanse'' has resulted in many coastal buildings getting lost in the water.



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** Sunken City (possibly the TropeNamer) in ''[[VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaOracleGames The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Seasons]]'', flooded not by rising seawater (it's quite far from the ocean) but by melting snow from the mountains.

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** Sunken City (possibly the TropeNamer) in ''[[VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaOracleGames The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Seasons]]'', flooded not by rising seawater (it's quite far from the ocean) but by melting snow from the mountains.



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* In ''Film/TheDayAfterTomorrow'', a superstorm strikes New York and floods Manhattan.

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* In ''Film/TheDayAfterTomorrow'', a superstorm strikes New York and floods Manhattan.
Manhattan. When the freezing storm hits the city, it is flooded up to quite a few floors.



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* Miku in ''VideoGame/{{Submerged}}'' explores the ruins of one, searching for supplies and collecting documents that recount what happened to the city.


* ''TangentComics'': the city of New Atlantis was founded atop the ruins of Atlanta, Georgia, after the Florida peninsula was destroyed in Earth-9's version of the Cuban Missile Crisis.

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* ''TangentComics'': ''Creator/TangentComics'': the city of New Atlantis was founded atop the ruins of Atlanta, Georgia, after the Florida peninsula was destroyed in Earth-9's version of the Cuban Missile Crisis.


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%%* The Teeth in ''ShipBreaker''.''Literature/ShipBreaker''.



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* ''WesternAnimation/NeoYokio'': Parts of Neo Yokio are submerged, mainly 14th Street. The top of two skyscrapers poke out of the harbor of Battery Park.


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* Sunken City (possibly the TropeNamer) in ''[[VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaOracleGames The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Seasons]]'', flooded not by rising seawater (it's quite far from the ocean) but by melting snow from the mountains.

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Sunken City (possibly the TropeNamer) in ''[[VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaOracleGames The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Seasons]]'', flooded not by rising seawater (it's quite far from the ocean) but by melting snow from the mountains.mountains.
** In ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaBreathOfTheWild'', there are flooded ruins of several presumably Hylian villages found downstream of Zora's Domain in the southeastern reaches of Hyrule. Considering that the Zora's Domain story arc in this game involves the threat of a devastating flood caused by [[HumongousMecha Divine Beast Vah Ruta's]] water-generating powers, there's a possibility that Vah Ruta caused some other minor floods in the century since the Great Calamity, especially since these flooded villages ''don't'' have the remains of [[MechaMooks Guardians]] like most other ruins.



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* In ''ComicBook/{{Drowntown}}'', future London [[GlobalWarming has a lot more water]] than it used to. It's still fully inhabited, however, and has actually gained population as people seek refuge from places that have it worse off. Among other things, the flooding means that water-based transport is now considerably more common one of the main characters is an aqua-courier, riding through what used to be streets.



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%%* ''Manga/YokohamaKaidashiKikou''* In ''Manga/YokohamaKaidashiKikou'', due to an environmental shift whose details are largely unrevealed, a great many coastal cities are completely covered by the ocean. At least one chapter revolves around exploring one such city, Yokosuka, whose street lights still come on even though the city is completely submerged.


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* Many of the most ancient parts of Alexandria, in Egypt, have sunken along with the land under them.

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