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View Poll Results: What do you like most about the fantasy genre?
Magic 32 41.03%
Heroes 16 20.51%
Fantastical Critters 18 23.08%
The Stories 32 41.03%
The Pretty Cover Art 11 14.10%
Maps 11 14.10%
Happy Endings 6 7.69%
Other 15 19.23%
Everything 19 24.36%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 78. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 06-03-2009, 02:03 AM View Post #21 (Link)
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I mostly like the art and the stories. The art the most though because I'm more of a visual person than a words-on-paper person when it comes to other people's work.
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I don't usually read fantasy.
When I do, it's because it has fantastic and fascinating hero.
Protagonists that are fun and quirky make me happy. :]
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Old 06-26-2010, 04:05 PM View Post #23 (Link)
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Actually, what I like the most about fantasy stories is that they engross me in another world that makes me forget about what my real life is about.
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Old 06-28-2010, 02:18 AM View Post #24 (Link)
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Originally Posted by Apocalypse View Post
Actually, what I like the most about fantasy stories is that they engross me in another world that makes me forget about what my real life is about.
That reason is generally frowned upon :\
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That reason is generally frowned upon :\
So......... ?????

Can't I enjoy that aspect of reading fantasy? I didn't know that reading a book had another purpose other than gaining knowledge and/or out of fun.
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Old 07-02-2010, 06:44 AM View Post #26 (Link)
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I myself find the villains of a story a lot more interesting than the protagonist (usually), so I vote Other. Oh, and Maps. Gotta have a map of these strange lands.
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I love maps...
And the spells..as in, I love it if a word like Oblivate reminds me of the french oublier, that is to forget.

I love the intricacies of the words and names in fantasy novels.
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I'll have to go with the easy one - I enjoy getting wrapped up in a conflict so epic it makes my everyday worries seem downright benign in comparison. And good fantasy inspires me to write the same

Not a huge fan of the maps, though; I find that to be a rather painstaking process at times...
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Absolutely nothing. I hate fantasy!!!
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