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Dark Fantasy is a subgenre of Fantasy which blends dark, monstrous, or supernatural elements--borrowed from Horror--with the magic, whimsy, or otherworldliness of Fantasy to create stories in which protagonists are as likely monsters as maidens, magic has a price, and mythological beings are more malevolent than they appear. Dark Fantasy stories can be gloomy, gritty, grim, or gory in their atmosphere, and set in one dark fantastical world or between multiple worlds, or layers within our world.

Profile Maintainers:
@KaranSeraph aka Mistress of all Dark Whimsy
@silchasruin90 aka Dark Lord of Epic, Gritty, Grimness

#DarkFantasy sticker: http://imgur.com/a/jgrXm
#FantasyNoir sticker: http://imgur.com/a/gys5J

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Dark Ones,For your convenience we compiled a list of works tagged #wattys2017 AND #darkfantasy. Our list is slightly curated as compared to what one can get from their own search results in that we...
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