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Trope Talk: Grimdark

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ERRATA: As a few people have pointed out, Tolkien fought in World War I, not World War II. My b!
Grimdark! A term I've contemptuously used many times - but what does it really mean? And is it truly worthy of my scorn? Let's pretend I'm unbiased long enough to examine it!

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