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    osteophage’s original summary: Metacommentary on essentializing rhetoric about "fandom" as a concept.

    This podfic has been recorded for Voicteam 2021 Round 2: Change Your Mind Challenge - Create an audio version of a piece of meta that you have engaged with, that taught you something, or made you rethink something. Meta is defined on Fanlore as “a fan-authored piece of non-fiction writing discussing any aspect of fandom, fanworks, or the source [canon].”

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    slashaholic666’s original summary: While in the research stage for a fic with an HIV+ character, I dug into the inconsistencies of lycanthropy standing in for HIV.

    This podfic has been re-edited for Voicteam 2021 Round 2: Fresh Coat of Paint Challenge - Redo an old podfic of yours and put a new spin on it. This could be a new technique you have learned for performance or editing, a new interpretation, new knowledge you have gained, or new emotional resonance the story has for you.

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    So you want to know how to play Yu-Gi-Oh. Maybe you started with Duel Links and want to up your game, or maybe you just want to understand the anime better. This 142 page textbook will tell you everything you need to know, from obscure rule interactions to how the artists of Yu-Gi-Oh cards tell a story in card art. The first part is a dedicated gameplay guide, friendly to both those familiar with Yu-Gi-Oh and those not. The second part is a small encyclopedia of Yu-Gi-Oh!'s history and some amusing happenings in tournaments.

    This Yu-Gi-Oh textbook will teach you:
    - Why there's a PS2 game about Yu-Gi-Oh characters fighting in the fifteenth century War of the Roses
    - Exactly what changes 4kids made to the original anime
    - Why "Osiris the Heavenly Dragon" was renamed "Slifer the Sky Dragon" after American TV producer Roger Slifer
    - Everything to know about gameplay, from chains (SEGOC! Spell speed! Missing the timing!) to exact interpretation of problem-solving card text
    - Detailed information on every summoning technique, perfect for old players returning who want to understand link summoning or pendulum summoning

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    Tumblr isn't a reliable place to host stuff, and the word on the street is that AO3 welcomes fandom meta as well as fic. Here you will find a compilation of headcanons and mini essays on Be More Chill related topics, crossposted from my blog.

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    A collection of meta for the WHA fandom.

    Chapter 1: Takes a look at the Valentine art.
    Chapter 2: Analysis of chapter 37.
    Chapter 3: Analysis of chapter 38-40.
    Chapter 4: Takes a look at the fairy tale art.
    Chapter 5: Qifrey and Olruggio commentary in chapter 29

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    NON-FICTION. For authors who need to know what canon Elsa and Anna's world was like, this is a running list of things I've Googled as I write Frozen/Elsanna fics. Now in multiple chapters by topic, because it just keeps growing.

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    eyo wanna listen to a suicidal bastard vent for a ridiculous amount of chapters? I'm your guy

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    Half-baked (pun intended) thoughts on the physics that could account for telekinesis, mending, and niffins. My small contribution to our fandom's incredible world-building. Feel free to use these ideas in your own stories! That’s what they’re here for <3 let me know if ever u do so i can squee

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    Writer's Summary: This is something that I've been thinking about for years now, and I finally managed to write it down: namely, some meta about how in my mind I see fandoms not just as communities of people, but as literal cities.

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    I promise you, I’ll be okay.
    Don’t let me break my promise.

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    Or: Why I Love This Hissy Kitten and Why You Should, Too

    A non-fiction character guide to the character Liu Sang, including relevant media, an overview of the surrounding characters and setting, and popular fanon and shipping.

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    The Cigarette, by R' Efraim Reich, as told to Etka Gitel Schwartz.

    "An impossible choice is offered in a tiny jail before dawn-and death."

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    Warning: Contains spoilers for the episode and the rest of the series. Complete.

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    I just need to feel something other than the misery that has become my home life.

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    A look at the use of the "Dead Dove: Do Not Eat" tag over time, along with a breakdown of common fandoms, warnings, and freeform tags. I've marked this Mature out of an abundance of caution, because it mentions the existence of many dark themes. But this work contains only description & analysis of such tags.

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    Ted and Jaime don't have a lot in common except for (a) their universe, (b) their superhero name, and (c) that they're mostly known for hanging out with someone more popular than they are.

    Contains stats for AO3 works tagged with "Blue Beetle (Comics)", "Ted Kord", "Jaime Reyes", "Khaji Da".

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    Some meta for the VNC fandom. Looks at the relationships between characters, has a few predictions, and analyzes the individual chapters starting with Mémoire 34.

    Chapter 28: Mémoire 48 analysis.
    Chapter 29: Mémoire 49 analysis.
    Chapter 30: Mémoire 50 analysis
    Chapter 31: VNC Anime Teaser
    Chapter 32: Louis VS Dominique in volume 2
    Chapter 33: Mémoire 51 Analysis

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    My thoughts and theories on how this 2.5-minute animatic of original characters ended up getting so many people invested, and also why I personally am so invested. (aka I ramble about how much I like it and overanalyze everything for several pages)

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    It’s the latest buzzword, right? Everyone is calling everyone a Kinnie! So, what does it actually mean?

     

     

     

     

    Currently one piece on fictionkind, I intend to write more. While it's very current? This current has been current for a while and shows no signs of going away, and a lot of the information here will still be good forever so.

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    Ein juristisches Gutachten zur Strafbarkeit des Leo Hölzer gem. §§ 223 I, 224 I Nr. 2, 3, 5, 226 I Nr. 3 StGB wegen des Schlags mit dem Spaten auf den Kopf des Roland Schürk.

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