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00Uchronia (also known as alternate history) is a kind of story that rewrites the present or the future by changing a past event, such as "What if Hadolf Hitler was not born?, or, what if the Roman Empire was still…
190Definition of U.F.O., but also books, videos and web sites to illustrate it.
20An uncharted island is an island that is unknown to cartographers and sailors. In fantasy literature, uncharted islands are often used as backdrops. The most famous example is The Mysterious Island by Jules Verne…
180The undead is one of the favorite themes of the new dark fantasy film Gore that appeared in the early 80s. In fact, if the vampire as the undead attack humans, it is better still, to fall "under the fangs" of a v…
00An underwater city is a city built under a body of water like for example Otoh Gunga, a city in Naboo planet, from the Star Wars franchise.
30An Underwater station is an habitat for workers and scientists who need to be in deep waters for a long period of time. It is also a place in science-fiction and fantasy where claustrophobia and sea monsters are …
50The Underworld, in Greek Mythology (also known under the name of hell) is ruled by Hades. The souls of the dead are first judged by the the three judges in the Underworld before finishing for eternity, according …
20A unicorn is a mythical animal typically represented as a horse with a single straight horn projecting from its forehead.
00Uranus in Greek Mythology is a personification of heaven or the sky, the most ancient of the Greek gods and first ruler of the universe. He was overthrown and castrated by his son Cronus.
00Definition of Urban Fantasy, but also books, videos and web sites to illustrate it.
30An Urban Legend is a humorous or horrific story or piece of information circulated as though true, especially one purporting to involve someone vaguely related or known to the teller; for example, a rumor that pe…
00Uriel (translate God is my light) is one of the Archangels of post-Exilic Rabbinic tradition, and also of certain Christian traditions. His name might have analogies with Uriah. In apocryphal, kabbalistic and oc…
00An Uruk-hai is a fictional being created by J. R. R. Tolkien's. They are introduced in The Lord of the Rings as an advanced breed of Orcs that serve Sauron and Saruman.
00An Utopia is an imagined place or state of things in which everything is perfect. The word was first used in the book Utopia written in 1516 by Sir Thomas More. The opposite of Dystopia.
10Uziel, in christian mythology, is a powerful Cherubim. His name means in hebrew "Strength of God."