The Age of Magic Begins (1)

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (8)

  • Darkstorm: You see to have a problem, cliff dweller! Arzon: It is not a problem. It is a cleverly disguised opportunity.

  • Galadria: If it weren't for your vulgar perfume, I mightn't have known you were sneaking behind me! Virulina: I wasn't sneaking; I was trying to avoid seeing your wretched face.

  • Darkstorm: (walking into a dungeon full of shackled sceletons) Well, what a beautiful exhibit - this must be the art gallery! (a skeleton blows out Darkstorm's torch) Darkstorm: Fie.

  • (each shouting over distance and through walls) Darkstorm: Where are you, Mortdredd? Mortdredd: I don't know, Master! Darkstorm: You are useless! Mortdredd: I know, Master!

  • Merklin: The age of science is over, and the age of magic has began.

  • Ectar: Mortdredd, why don't you speak? Is your tongue sore today from licking your master's boots? Stick it out, let me see...

  • Darkstorm: Mortdredd, do something treacherous that I may put those knights behind me.

  • Darkstorm: Perhaps we should relieve those behind us of the burden of following.

Notes (1)

  • Neil Ross voices the character of Bearer of Knowledge in this episode. In all future episodes, Jim Cummings performs the role.

Trivia (3)

  • In the Maze scene, Feryl repels a spider with a pincer-like weapon which crackles with energy. Since technology no longer functioned and magic was not yet acquired, this should not have been possible.

  • While Arzon questions the Bearer of Knowledge about the young maiden, his magical totem momentarily vanishes.

  • When Leoric raises his power staff, his glove is missing.

Allusions (1)

  • Many of the names in this mythos were taken from various other literary sources. For example: From the Legend of King Arthur Merklynn - Merlin the Magician Mortdredd - Mordred; King Arthur's illegitimate son Ectar - Ector; King Arthur's foster father From "The Lord of the Rings" Trilogy Galadria - Galadriel; The Lady of L√≥rien / The Lady of the Wood / Bearer of one of the Three Rings for the Elves