The New Olympian Agora

The unofficial 'Class of the Titans' fansite's newsblog for keeping fans up-to-date on information about the show. No affiliation with Studio B Productions, Nelvana, and Teletoon. Please e-mail any interesting news to Thank you.

Monday, July 31, 2006

'Q&A with Director Brad Goodchild' -- Round III.

We continue to re-post the first four fan-questions and the director's answers to them as promised in an announcement yesterday morning.

This third question was originally posted on the forum on June 17, 2006 and answered by director Brad Goodchild on June 27, 2006. You can read the relevant original posts here. The only changes made to the responses were to fix minor technical errors and remove time-relevant comments that no longer apply in the re-posts.

We also ask that you please do not re-post these questions and answers on your own personal website, unless you run the FAQ, director's blog, etc. Thank you.


Q: There's a huge selection of heroes in Greek mythology. When creating the main characters, how did you select which seven heroes to have the kids be descended from (particularly the choice of Narcissus)? And why seven, no more no less?

A: According to Michael Lahay, the story editor and co-creator of original idea, the characters were picked purely by demographics. Teletoon originally wanted 3 girls, but Studio B changed it to 2 girls. Neil was chosen as a hero basically because Chris Bartleman wanted him. That is, he really likes how deep Greek mythology is ingrained in our world, where names of things derive from. Example would be Hercules, herculean get the idea. So whenever theres a chance we like to show characters that the name is used to today. A bit of education thrown in there.

So basically Narcissus was chosen to have a bit of fun with. He's our version of Shaggy in 'Scooby Doo'.

The number of heroes just worked out to be 7...its lucky...its hard to animate with 7 characters, a big ensemble cast is always hard, but hey, I didn't pick them, I'm just the hired gun to direct the show and leave my mark on it. Only time will tell if we did a good job and kids are still watching the show 20 years from now.


Anonymous Anonymous said...

I certainly hope so. ^^

6/21/2007 11:28 a.m.  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

7 is a lucky number and they need the good luck.

3/18/2010 8:15 p.m.  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

This gives them a chance to cheat on their customers. How to find casinos with good comp rates. [url=]online casino[/url] Acuna says the Palms has implemented mandatory drug testing, set up a whistle-blower system and made changes in its security department to avoid future incidents. Would her first major tour in seven years be jazz influenced, rock or folksy and informal? Use any of the following methods to add money to your balance in minutes: Credit Cards, Neteller, Moneybookers, Click2 Pay, EcoCard, Bank Transfers, eChecks, EziPay and Ukash. With most major entertainment events occurring during the weekend periods the attracted audiences may not have any significant impact on a likely already busy period.

When a chargeback takes place against a casino's account, and that casino is forced to cover the player's losses, the casino adds that player to a universal blacklist. It has 40,000-square-foot convention center ended up being the first exposition space in the city. Be sure to serve some bread or Yorkshire pudding privately. Most dealers donot like these players. [url=]Find Out More[/url] That has helped push Bloomberry's forward price earning ratio - a widely used valuation metric - to 37, with Belle's at nearly 73, both the richest in their sectors in Southeast Asia, Thomson Reuters Starmine data showed. Therefore, before you even join a web-based casino make sure to take a look at an established casino bonus tutorial which means you know precisely the best idea casino to spend time playing at and the bonus offers are the very best to consider. Last weekend, he flew to Des Moines to give a talk to some 600 pastors attending a day-long clergy event which also drew potential rivals including Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour and Rep. Michele Bachman.

These new generations of gamblers do not have the patience that it takes to play in land-based casinos. If you are able to make your friends sign up at the casino, then you will be getting an extra bonus of 25%, which means a 25% bonus for every friend invited. Lt Nichols said it could approach two million dollars. [url=]Find Out More[/url] Seek out things with a true "Wow" factor to generate a strong buzz of excitement around your auctions. No one could match up Archie's iron instinct to win. If the wheel can be beaten, roulette game is therefore beatable! Huge donations from a few interested 'investors'.

2/05/2013 10:53 p.m.  

Post a Comment

<< Home