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Attribution notice removed by user avatar System · 2019-12-19T22:13:58Z (7 months ago)
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Initial revision by (deleted user) · 2019-12-08T13:14:22Z (7 months ago)
There is also a genre called "Science Fantasy", also "Hard Fantasy" (borrowing from "Hard Science Fiction", which doesn't break any laws of physics) and of course just plain "Science Fiction".

The genres with "Fantasy" in the name, even without magic, may have for example Dragons, not as magical creatures but just creatures. They may have other species normally considered magical, which are not: Elves, for example, or Trolls. IRL Homo Sapiens lived alongside other species of humanoids, like Neandertals, which may actually be an old basis for "Trolls". Also next to smaller humanoid species (not even counting the rest of our ape family).

A Fantasy setting doesn't have to demand any magic.

Attribution notice added by user avatar System · 2019-12-08T13:14:22Z (7 months ago)
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Imported from external source by user avatar System · 2019-11-13T18:16:42Z (8 months ago)
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