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Space fantasy are stories set in space with fantasy elements - magic, dragons, that sort of thing.Is space fantasy the same as space opera or are there distinctions?
I believe you've missed your calling. This is the clearest most accessible definition I've ever heard. You perhaps should write dictionaries?Space fantasy are stories set in space with fantasy elements - magic, dragons, that sort of thing.
Space opera are sf stories set in space with may not obey the laws of physics, Capt!
So, Star Wars is space fantasy, Star Trek space opera.