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Science Fiction Classification System

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Science Fiction Classification System

Dimension 1 - Science

Spectrum: Hard → Speculative → Soft → Surface


Dimension 2 - Setting

  • Future
  • Near Future
  • Present Day
  • Past
  • Time Travel
  • Alternative History
  • Parallel Universe


Classification System

Genres

SF Tropes

I think that one of the keys elements of an SF classification system are the tropes being used.

Themes

  • AI
    • Evil AI
  • Alchemy
  • Aliens
    • Humanoid Aliens
    • Non-Humanoid Aliens
    • Bug Eyed Monsters
  • Alternate History
  • Androids
  • Art
  • Artificial Reality / Virtual Reality
  • Big Robots
  • Biotech
  • Blackholes
  • Cities
    • Automated Cities
  • Clones / Cloning
  • Collectors
    • Collector of Humans
  • Colonies
    • Space Colonies
  • Colonization
    • Space Colonization
  • Computers
    • Computer Programming
  • Conspiracy
    • Shadow Governments
  • Covert Operations
  • Cults
  • Culture
  • Cultural Era
    • Medieval
    • Roman Empire
    • Victorian
    • Viking
  • Cyborgs
  • Detective
  • Dinosaurs
  • Disaster
    • Earth is Destroyed
  • Dreams
  • Drugs
  • Dystopia
  • Ecology
    • Desert World
    • Jungle World
    • Sea World
  • Education
    • Going Away to School
  • Empire
    • Stellar Empire
    • Galactic Empire
    • Evil Empire
  • Engineering
  • Evolution
    • Human Evolution
  • Experiments
    • Medical Experiments
  • Exploration
  • Feminism
  • First Contact
  • FTL Travel
    • FTL Spaceships
    • FTL Portals (Manufactured)
    • FTL Jump Nodes (Natural)
  • FTL Communication
  • Games / Gaming
  • Genetic Engineering (GeneticEngineering)
  • Ghosts
  • Gods
  • Good vs. Evil
  • Illusion
  • Immortality
  • Interdimensional
  • Intrigue
  • Invasion
    • Invasion Earth
  • Invisibility
  • Lost Lands
  • Lost Races
  • Luck
  • Lycanthropy
  • Magic
  • Mega-Ship
  • Mega-Structure
  • Mental Powers / Paranormal / Psychic / PSI
    • Clairvoyance
    • ESP
    • Telekinesis
    • Telepathy
    • Teleportation
  • Merchants
  • Military
  • Mutants
  • Mysticism
  • Mythology
    • American Indian Mythology
    • Egyptian Mythology
    • Greek Mythology
    • Hindu Mythology
    • Roman Mythology
    • Mythical Races
      • Elves
      • Dwarves
      • Faries
      • Centaurs
  • Nanotech
  • Occult
  • Over-population
  • Philosophy
  • Politics
  • Polution
  • Post Holocaust
  • Quest
  • Race Relations
  • Resurrection / Revivification
  • Revolution
  • Robots
  • Secret Societies
    • Illuminati
  • Sex
  • Social Engineering
  • Social Misfits
  • Spys
  • Subterranian
    • Hollow Earth
  • Superheros
  • Supernatural
  • Survival
    • Desert Survival
  • Technology
    • AntiGravity
    • Cryogenics
    • Force Fields
      • FTL Drive (Warp Drive)
      • FTL Jump Drive
      • FTL Hyperspace Drive
    • Matter Transmission
    • Power Armor
  • Technomancy
  • Terraforming
  • Theology
    • Angels
    • Budist (sp)
    • Christian
    • Demons
    • Hindu
    • Jewish
  • Time Travel
  • Trade
  • Transhumanism
  • Ubermench
  • Undersea
  • Uplift
  • Utopia
  • Vampires
  • War
  • Wormholes

Note: Need to have some way of saying that a religion, society, etc. has been constructed in way that is of particular interest or focus of the story.

Other Classifications

  • Classic
  • Epic
  • Juvenile
  • Fable
  • Parable
  • Short Story
  • Novel
  • Novella
  • Series
  • Media Derivative
    • Movie Spin Off
    • TV Spin Off
  • Spin Off
  • Rip Off
  • Braided Stories
  • Debut

Examples

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