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5 characters you'd like to see return

Post by Canadanne » Tue Aug 06, 2013 3:41 pm

Imagine that a new series was to be made, following the success of the Geek Week episode, and that Treguard, Lord Fear & Lissard would remain, but you were also allowed to pick ANY OTHER FIVE characters from the show's history to return, played by the same actors. Which five would you want to see again? Feel free to explain your choices if you want.

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Re: 5 characters you'd like to see return

Post by HStorm » Tue Aug 06, 2013 3:45 pm

The early part of a quest always should have a wall monster, and my favourite of them was Golgarach.

Sylvester Hands, so long as Paul Valentine doesn't get the voice muddled up again. :-P

Elita AND Cedric so we can finally have the ultimate duel-by-insults.

And probably Mildread, because she could be so unpredictable.

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Post by Debz_g » Tue Aug 06, 2013 4:54 pm

Ooh decisions, decisions...

1) I would hope there would be room for another jester as I would love to see Alec Westwood back as Folly.

2) It would be awesome if David Learner would come back as Pickle.

3) Paul Valentine definitely needs to come back as Sly Hands!

4) I would love to see Smirky back

5) Finally a bit of Brother Mace back in the mix would be good.

That combo would probably be my ultimate choices :-))

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Re: 5 characters you'd like to see return

Post by wombstar » Tue Aug 06, 2013 8:31 pm

Miss Grimwold would be awesome.
I also really liked Julius Scaremonger, thought he was underrated.

In a perfect world id also say Mogdred but sadly that an't happen unless they re-cast. Would love to see some kind of reference to him like we had with Folly in the youtube video.

I think there is also room to bring back the witch who was having a rivalry with Lord fear in Series 7-8

but lets not forget Hordriss.
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Re: 5 characters you'd like to see return

Post by HStorm » Tue Aug 06, 2013 8:34 pm

The witch Lord F was rivals with in season 7 was Queen Greystagg. The one in season 8 was Maldame. They were both played by Iona Kennedy, but they never appeared in the same seasons.

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Re: 5 characters you'd like to see return

Post by wombstar » Tue Aug 06, 2013 8:38 pm

Ah, Greystagg that's who I meant.
Yes I remember now because the one on series 8 had the calling name of 'Malice' who was a character on series 4. Ok we don't need to see her again then.
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Post by HStorm » Tue Aug 06, 2013 8:42 pm

Maldame's calling-name was 'Spite', not Malice. Malice's calling-name was 'Merris', which might be the cause of the confusion.

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Post by HStorm » Tue Aug 06, 2013 8:46 pm

In fact, although I wouldn't put her in the five I'd want to see back at all costs, I wouldn't mind seeing Malice brought back. She was quite an interesting, ambiguous character. It was a side to her I homed in on when writing When Five Tribes Go To War.

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Post by Debz_g » Tue Aug 06, 2013 8:51 pm

I would quite like that actress back who played Malice and Gundrada. Would have liked to have seen her do more than 1 series. Although given her swordsmanship at the end of season 4, Gundrada may have come a cropper before too long!! ;-)

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Post by HStorm » Tue Aug 06, 2013 8:56 pm

Samantha Perkins? Hmm, I enjoyed her enthusiasm, but I think the characters were rather better than the actress really.

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Re: 5 characters you'd like to see return

Post by wombstar » Tue Aug 06, 2013 8:56 pm

HStorm wrote:Maldame's calling-name was 'Spite', not Malice. Malice's calling-name was 'Merris', which might be the cause of the confusion.

That's not right either, we're both wrong. LOL the web site says
But Maldame, aptly summoned by 'Spite' (also one calling name of Malice in Series 4),
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Re: 5 characters you'd like to see return

Post by HStorm » Tue Aug 06, 2013 9:02 pm

I think that's saying that *Malice* used 'Spite' as an alternative calling-name. I don't recall which episode that was in though, but usually she used 'Merris' as the calling-name.

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Re: 5 characters you'd like to see return

Post by Canadanne » Tue Aug 06, 2013 9:06 pm

Malice never used Spite as a calling name, so the website is wrong if it says that.

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Re: 5 characters you'd like to see return

Post by HStorm » Tue Aug 06, 2013 9:14 pm

What page is it on, Wombstar? Do you have a link?

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Re: 5 characters you'd like to see return

Post by wombstar » Tue Aug 06, 2013 9:19 pm

Series 8 character page for the opposition.
http://www.knightmare.com/series/series ... opposition



8-o the website was wrong???
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