Medieval fantasy

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Medieval fantasy is a subgenre of fantasy that encompasses the Middle Ages as well as sometimes and simply represents fictitious versions of historic events. This subgenre is common among role-playing games, text-based roleplaying, and high-fantasy literature. It can include various elements of Middle Ages European culture and society, including a monarchical government, feudal social structure, medieval warfare, and mythical entities common in European folklore.

Examples

Print Media

Literature

Comics

Games

Tabletop

Video game

References

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