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 ====== The Strangerverse ====== ====== The Strangerverse ======
  
-The Strangerverse is a collection timelines of the ASB variety. It was created by [[offtopic:​Big Tex]], and served as the setting for his timeline [[United States of Ameriwank]]. It has since spawned several spinoffs, including: [[timelines:​The Golden Touch]], [[timelines:​The Britwank Empire]], [[timelines:​Ultimate Israel]], [[timelines:​ Rise of the Hashemite Caliphate]] and [[timelines:​Eurowank Or, President Tony Blair of the European Union]], [[timelines:​Leibniz Uber Alles]], [[timelines:​Vive la Francewank]] and [[timelines:​Kenyawank]].+The Strangerverse is a collection ​of timelines of the [[alternate history:ASB]] variety. It was created by [[offtopic:​Big Tex]], and served as the setting for his timeline [[United States of Ameriwank]]. It has since spawned several spinoffs ​- see the full list at the bottom ​of the page.
  
-All Strangerverse have one factor in common: ​the arrival of the Stranger at various points in history. The Stranger is a time traveler from the years 2258, and has come back to prevent a terrible war that will destroy the world. To accomplish this goal, the Stranger provides a historical figure with various tools. These are listed below. Following his first appearence in [[United States of Ameriwank]],​ most of his appearances to other historic figures have mainly been attributed to a malfunctioning wormhole generator. ​+==== Basic premise ==== 
 + 
 +All Strangerverse ​stories and timelines are set in a shared universe of sorts, and have one factor in common: ​The arrival of the Stranger at various points in history. The Stranger is a mysterious ​time traveler from the year 2258, and has come back to prevent a terrible war that will destroy the world. To accomplish this goal, the Stranger provides a historical figure with various tools. These are listed below. Following his first appearence in [[United States of Ameriwank]],​ most of his appearances to other historic figures have mainly been attributed to a malfunctioning wormhole generator. ​
  
 A different variation of the Strangerverse has been employed in //Leibniz uber Alles//, with a "​Project Enrichment"​ to explore the effects of the Stranger'​s Interference. It remains to be seen if this can be considered Canon or not: [[offtopic:​Nekromans|This editor]], for one, hopes so. Because, er, he made it. A different variation of the Strangerverse has been employed in //Leibniz uber Alles//, with a "​Project Enrichment"​ to explore the effects of the Stranger'​s Interference. It remains to be seen if this can be considered Canon or not: [[offtopic:​Nekromans|This editor]], for one, hopes so. Because, er, he made it.
  
-====Tools =====+---- 
 + 
 +==== The Stranger'​s ​Tools ====
  
 The Stranger almost always gives his target futuristic technology to accomplish his goals, as well as an explanation of what they are. The only Strangerverse timeline to break the mold thus far is [[timelines:​The Golden Touch]], in which the Stranger is forced to return before delivering the tools or explaining them. Tools that have so far been seen are: The Stranger almost always gives his target futuristic technology to accomplish his goals, as well as an explanation of what they are. The only Strangerverse timeline to break the mold thus far is [[timelines:​The Golden Touch]], in which the Stranger is forced to return before delivering the tools or explaining them. Tools that have so far been seen are:
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   * The Historical Database (various)   * The Historical Database (various)
  
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- +==== Major Contributors to the Strangerverse ====
-===== Major Contributors to the Strangerverse ​=====+
  
   - [[offtopic:​Big Tex]], author of [[timelines:​United States of Ameriwank]] and creator of the Strangerverse. Tex did not originally intend to create such a popular topic, despite it blossoming into just that   - [[offtopic:​Big Tex]], author of [[timelines:​United States of Ameriwank]] and creator of the Strangerverse. Tex did not originally intend to create such a popular topic, despite it blossoming into just that
   - [[offtopic:​Codae]],​ author of [[timelines:​The Golden Touch]]   - [[offtopic:​Codae]],​ author of [[timelines:​The Golden Touch]]
   - [[offtopic:​David bar Elias]], author of [[timelines:​Ultimate Israel]], famous among his readers for creating possibly the most improbable wank (Jewishwank)   - [[offtopic:​David bar Elias]], author of [[timelines:​Ultimate Israel]], famous among his readers for creating possibly the most improbable wank (Jewishwank)
-  - [[offtopic:​Analytical Engine]], author of [[timelines:​The Britwank Empire]], [[timelines:​God'​s Own Sky]] and [[timeines:Vive la Francewank]]+  - [[offtopic:​Analytical Engine]], author of [[timelines:​The Britwank Empire]], [[timelines:​God'​s Own Sky]] and [[timelines:Vive la Francewank]]
   - [[offtopic:​Puget Sound]], author of [[Eurowank Or, President Tony Blair of the European Union]].   - [[offtopic:​Puget Sound]], author of [[Eurowank Or, President Tony Blair of the European Union]].
   - [[offtopic:​godsown1991]],​ a long-time contributor to [[timelines:​United States of Ameriwank]],​ who first named the Stranger and created the first versions of several Strangerverse pages.   - [[offtopic:​godsown1991]],​ a long-time contributor to [[timelines:​United States of Ameriwank]],​ who first named the Stranger and created the first versions of several Strangerverse pages.
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   - [[offtopic:​Hashasheen]],​ author of [[timelines:​Rise of the Hashemite Caliphate]]   - [[offtopic:​Hashasheen]],​ author of [[timelines:​Rise of the Hashemite Caliphate]]
   - [[offtopic:​Nekromans]],​ author of [[timelines:​Leibniz Uber Alles]]   - [[offtopic:​Nekromans]],​ author of [[timelines:​Leibniz Uber Alles]]
-  - [[offtopic:Aristocracy]], author of the (yet to be finished) [[timelines:​Kenyawank TL]]+  - [[offtopic:Freizeit]], author of the (yet to be finished) [[timelines:​Kenyawank TL]] 
 +  - [[offtopic:​Spitfiremk1]],​ author of [[timelines:​For the Glory of Angleland]] 
 +  - [[offtopic:​historyfool]],​ author of [[timelines:​Blut und Eisen]] 
 +  - [[offtopic:​Municipal Engines]], author of [[timelines:​The Old Swisswank Confederacy]] 
 +  - [[offtopic:​Milarqui]],​ author of [[timelines:​¡Santiago y wank, España!]] 
 +  - [[offtopic:​KnightofTempest]],​ author of [[timelines:​Saxon Mazurka]] 
 + 
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 +---- 
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 +==== See Also ==== 
 + 
 +**[[offtopic:​The Strangers]]** - The authors and fans of the Strangerverse. 
 + 
 +**[[Protect and Survive Universe]]** - Another, non-ASB shared universe of AH.com timelines/​stories.  
 + 
 +---- 
 + 
 +==== Navigation ==== 
 + 
 +**[[The Strangerverse]]** 
 + 
 +**[[ASB Timelines]]** 
 + 
 +**[[timelines:​timelines_and_scenarios|Alternate History Timelines and Scenarios Main Directory]]**
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