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Poll: Which fantasy baddie has the best name?
44 total votes
May 1 2010, 12:43am
Post #1 of 15
Which fantasy baddie has the best name?
This is about the deliciousness of the name - its sound, the impression it gives, and just how cool it is to pronounce. So what say you?
* Just because they reformed doesn't mean they weren't horrid.
May 1 2010, 1:17am
Post #3 of 15
(This post was edited by Darkstone on May 1 2010, 1:17am)
May 1 2010, 3:07am
Post #4 of 15
Is my choice, however, I also really like Snape and Voldemort....but Vader is
May 1 2010, 3:30am
Post #5 of 15
Cruella had the coolest song by far...
In reply to
Of this list I voted Vader, but there are a few others very worthy of mention. Maleficent being among the best of them as Darkstone suggests. Saruman rolls off the tongue nicely and his lesser-used name of Curunir just evokes a "cunning mind". Can't go wrong with the ancient Greek classic of Medusa. Gothmog evokes the great Japanese creatures, speaking of which, Godzilla and Mothra deserve mention. Even though I'm not a Potter fan, Severus Snape IS a good name. Voldemort just doesn't evoke anything special though.
Eowyn of Penns Woods
May 1 2010, 4:06am
Post #6 of 15
I scrolled down, saw
Torak and started laughing---- but, wait...why isn't it ...oh...nevermind. ;) TORAK?
May 1 2010, 6:54am
Post #9 of 15
I'm afraid it's a sign of advanced age in TORN years...
May 1 2010, 7:53am
Post #10 of 15
I tend to like the name Snape for some reason
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May 2 2010, 4:54am
Post #11 of 15
although Lord Voldemort is a pretty cool name but ive been a star wars fan all my life so i kinda sorta have to lean tawrds him (and by the way snape isnt technically a "baddie" persay)
May 3 2010, 4:35pm
Post #12 of 15
If for no other reason than that you can't hear his name without hearing menacing music behind it ... And it's just cool.
May 3 2010, 6:21pm
Post #13 of 15
Oh it's definitely Cruella for me...
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I mean, she does have devil in her name, after all.
May 10 2010, 3:21am
Post #14 of 15
Wow, that brings back memories. Good ol' TORAK ONE EYE, obnoxious and oblivious.... in ALL CAPS!
(This post was edited by Idril Celebrindal on May 10 2010, 3:23am)
The Party Tree
Jun 3 2010, 1:39am
Post #15 of 15
What can I sssay? I'm a ssssucker for alliteration.