Originally Posted by LuigiHann
A prequel is effectively a type of sequel, at least in terms of chronological release order.
The way I see it, there are three types of 'installments'; a sequel, a prequel, and a squeakquel. A sequel takes place after the previous one. A prequel takes place before the previous one. And a squeakquel is something made by horrible people who should be punched.
My Friend: You know, if only Bruce Wayne was bit by a radioactive psychiatrist rather than a bat, Gotham wouldn't even need Arkham Asylum.
Me: Haha, yeah. That's true.
Me: Wait, Bruce Wayne was never bit by a radioactive anything.