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Questions asking for help identifying a TV series/episode, comic-book issue/story arc, movie, book, or other story.
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Harry Potter, the highest-earning book series of all time, consists of seven fantasy novels by British author J. K. Rowling, 8 full length feature films, and 3 supplementary works. The subject is the …
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American science fiction franchise created by Gene Roddenberry. This tag is appropriate for questions related to any Star Trek television series or film, or about characters, events, and technology i…
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a series of seven films (to date) that began in 1977 with Episode IV. Created by George Lucas, Star Wars has spawned a large franchise, including five animated series and numerous 'Expand…
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an epic fantasy novel written by philologist and University of Oxford professor J. R. R. Tolkien. As well as being the second best selling novel of all time (150+ million copi…
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a film with science fiction themes, usually involving space travel, aliens, or high technology. A fantasy film is a film with fantastic themes, usually involving magic, super…
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a fictional work too small to be called a novel, usually less than 10-20 thousand words and no chapters.
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a British science fiction television programme that depicts the adventures of a mysterious and eccentric Time Lord known as the Doctor who travels through time and space in his time mach…
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Marvel Worldwide, Inc., often referred to as Marvel Comics and formerly Marvel Publishing, Inc. and Marvel Comics Group, is an American company that publishes comic books and related media. It is one …
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a science fiction television series created by Gene Roddenberry and set in the 24th Century. It aired from 1987-1994. Use this tag for questions concerning th…
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J.R.R. Tolkien (John Ronald Reuel Tolkien) was an English writer, poet, philologist, and university professor, best known as the author of the classic high fantasy works The Hobbit, The Lord of the Ri…
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only to differentiate the book from the movie or other media. For questions about a specific book, use the author's name as a tag (plus the series or book title for popular authors). If a…
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Ongoing TV show (5 seasons so far) based on A Song of Ice and Fire by George R. R. Martin. Use this tag for questions relating to the TV series, and [tag:a-song-of-ice-and-fire] for questions relating…
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a film franchise and shared fictional universe produced by Marvel Studios to create superhero movies from Marvel Comics.
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a graphic medium in which images convey a sequential narrative. The term could include 'graphic-novels'.
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A series of epic fantasy novels by George R. R. Martin. For questions about the TV series based on them, use the [tag:game-of-thrones] tag.
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an analytic and descriptive statement that makes the main events/parts of a story clear and understandable.
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The term 'alien' generally refers to a life-form not of Earth, but it can also be used to describe anything, including objects, from another world or system.
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a book of long narrative in literary prose. The genre has historical roots both in the fields of medieval and early modern romance and in the tradition of the novella. The latter supplied t…
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Regarding travel forwards or backwards in time, outside of normal temporal constraints, and the implications and repercussions thereof.
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one of the largest and most successful comic book companies in the world, and traditionally the rival to Marvel Comics. Use this tag for questions about DC Comics' properties as a …
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used for content originally distributed by television. It should only be used when it may not be immediately clear that the question is about content produced for television.
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a superhero team in the Marvel Universe, all of whom are mutants and therefore posses an innate special power due to genetic mutation. This franchise first appeared in 1963 in comics by …
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a 1937 novel written by J.R.R. Tolkien and can be considered as the introduction to his epic Lord of the Rings trilogy.
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a television series in the Star Trek Universe. It is the only Star Trek series to be set aboard a space station rather than a starship, and is notable for its lengt…
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Magic refers to powers obtained by supernatural or spiritual means outside of science or technology.
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a fictional comic book superhero appearing in publications by DC Comics, widely considered to be an American cultural icon. Created by American writer Jerry Siegel and Canadian-born Americ…
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Batman, the Caped Crusader, Dark Knight, World's Greatest Detective, etc. is a DC comics superhero and Justice League member. Unlike most DC superheroes, he has no superhuman abilities, instead relyi…
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a science fiction television series set in the Star Trek universe. The series follows the adventures of the Starfleet vessel USS Voyager, which becomes stranded in the Delta Quad…
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a region within J.R.R. Tolkien's fantasy world Arda and the setting for The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings.
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A 1999 film starring Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, and Hugo Weaving. It spawned two sequels (Reloaded and Revolutions) and an animated prequel/sequel (The Animatrix). The term …
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a team of superheroes, appearing in comic books published by Marvel Comics, movies, and TV shows. It may also refer to the 2012 film *The Avengers*, also known as *Avengers Assemble* i…
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a vehicle designed for traveling in or into outer space. Spaceships are a common trope in many science-fiction stories.
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The major antagonist of the Harry Potter series of books by JK Rowling, a powerful evil wizard who seeks to cheat death and rule the world
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an American author and screenwriter of fantasy, horror, and science fiction. Best known for his A Song of Ice and Fire series of bestselling epic fantasy novels.
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represents works that are created to be consumed by Young Adults, usually for story-identification. Young Adult works usually feature a coming-of-age story, and the genre is a little more F…