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Questions tagged [nazis]

For use with works of science fiction and fantasy involving the National Socialist German Workers' Party, the state apparatus of Nazi Germany (1933-1945), and post-war neo-Nazi groups.

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Story about the invention of a mind reader artifact commissioned by Hitler to unmask a traitor

About twelve years ago, I started to read a story online (in English) from a website that I don't remember. I know for sure that the title of the story was related to a biblical element. At one-third ...
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Why was Nazi imagery used for the Rebellion in A New Hope? [closed]

It's no secret that Nazi imagery was the major inspiration for Galactic Empire, from costume and weapon designs to how the villains are shot and framed. However, in at least one instance, it's the ...
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Is the name of the “Whills” from Star Wars a reference to Triumph of the Will?

George Lucas has, on numerous occasions, made it clear that he admires the Leni Riefenstahl's work on Triumph of the Will (a famous Nazi propaganda film showing the highlights of the 1934 Nazi Party ...
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What was the first work involving Nazis and occult magic?

There is a pretty common theme in pulp period stories involving Nazis of the Nazis being involved with searching for or wielding evil magic. To me, this is most associated with the Indiana Jones ...