Tags: genre

This is a list of conventions specific to the genre tag, including a list of in-use or suggested values. Most instance of genre should be attached to stories; see character-trait and setting-trait for categorization tags for characters and settings respectively. Many book genres like 'science fiction' are currently categorized as setting-traits.

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Setting Interactions
  • peal
  • single-setting (for when a fic takes place entirely within a single setting that its characters are native to)
  • cross-drop (for when a character is dropped, moved, or travels to another setting)
Plot Styles
  • timetravel
  • peggy sue (timetravel where a character travels back to their own past, landing in their own (or sometimes someone else's) body)
Other Genres