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  • What's your favorite Dragon Name ( either from movies, books or made up by your own?)

Haku

  • Which actor portrayed/voiced a Dragon best in movies? 

 I liked the voice of Falkor in Neverending Story, but I don't know the voice actor's name. 

  • What kind of Dragon is your favorite? Colours/attitude/how their wings are attached?

I am definitely partial to Asian styled dragons,  with their long flowing bodies and facial flourishes.

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Adding my own dragons.. missed the last prompt on the first try.
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On 6/19/2020 at 6:57 AM, Glitterwolf said:

WEEKEND QUESTIONS/CHALLENGE June 19th / 21th.

 

Lots of people here like Dragons, so this is Dragon Weekend.

  • What's your favorite Dragon Name ( either from movies, books or made up by your own?)
  • Which actor portrayed/voiced a Dragon best in movies?
  • What kind of Dragon is your favorite? Colours/attitude/how their wings are attached?

Finally- show us your Dragon(s). Minis/Artwork/Pluchies/Toys..

 

 

** Special thanks to @ManvsMini for the suggestions

 

I'll have to answer this one in stages as I'm not at home to take decent photos of my painted dragons

 

My favourite Dragon is this awesome Night Fury, Toothless. Good grief , I wish they existed in real life. He's kind of like a cross between Totoro and a winged panther :wub:

 

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If by some chance you haven't seen How to Train Your Dragon, here's a taster-

 

 https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=I5JHOYmfPpo

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On 6/18/2020 at 11:57 PM, Glitterwolf said:

WEEKEND QUESTIONS/CHALLENGE June 19th / 21th.

 

Lots of people here like Dragons, so this is Dragon Weekend.

  • What's your favorite Dragon Name ( either from movies, books or made up by your own?)
  • Which actor portrayed/voiced a Dragon best in movies?
  • What kind of Dragon is your favorite? Colours/attitude/how their wings are attached?

Finally- show us your Dragon(s). Minis/Artwork/Pluchies/Toys..

 

 

** Special thanks to @ManvsMini for the suggestions

I really like Kazuul from the Enchanted Forest Chronicles. Dealing with Dragons was the first fantasy novel I’d ever read, so it holds a special place in my heart.

 

Butterfree Crimplestich did a great dragon voice in the Hobbit movies, even if I didn’t care for them. Of course, Sean Connery did an amazing dragon voice in Dragonheart.

 

Generally speaking, my favorite types of dragons are benevolent dragons. There was a dragon in one of the old, old Blades of Exile games that would give you quests and had a lot of cats. I loved that dragon.

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On 6/19/2020 at 1:57 AM, Glitterwolf said:

WEEKEND QUESTIONS/CHALLENGE June 19th / 21th.

 

Lots of people here like Dragons, so this is Dragon Weekend.

  • What's your favorite Dragon Name ( either from movies, books or made up by your own?)
  • Which actor portrayed/voiced a Dragon best in movies?
  • What kind of Dragon is your favorite? Colours/attitude/how their wings are attached?

Finally- show us your Dragon(s). Minis/Artwork/Pluchies/Toys.

There is only one dragon that comes to mind as probably my all time favourite, ever since the first broadcast of the Dungeons & Dragons cartoon in the 80s.

 

The mother of all colour coded dragons, TIAMAT!

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Voiced by Frank Welker.

 

Also loved her cameo in the Brazilian Renault commercial.

 

Though all dragons are fascinating, the D&D chromatic dragons (despite their anger management issues) are memorable foes that will always have place in my heart.

 

Current WIP is from the Rainbow Dragon Challenge we started several years ago: Ebonwrath in Alien Goo, Fireball Orange and Solid Blue.

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On 6/19/2020 at 1:57 AM, Glitterwolf said:

WEEKEND QUESTIONS/CHALLENGE June 19th / 21th.

 

Lots of people here like Dragons, so this is Dragon Weekend.

  • What's your favorite Dragon Name ( either from movies, books or made up by your own?)
  • Which actor portrayed/voiced a Dragon best in movies?
  • What kind of Dragon is your favorite? Colours/attitude/how their wings are attached?

Finally- show us your Dragon(s). Minis/Artwork/Pluchies/Toys..

 

 

** Special thanks to @ManvsMini for the suggestions

Q1--I'm going to go with Smaug, simply because it was the first one I ever heard/knew of

Q2--Sean Connery in Dragonheart

        That Benevolent Cumberbund fellow from The Hobbit

         Richard Boone as Smaug from the old Rankin-Bass animated version of The Hobbit

Q3--Yes.

Q3a--I prefer my dragons to have 6 limbs (4 legs, 2 wings)

Q4--go to the Reaper store and search 'dragon'. I have most of them in either metal or Bones, and they look just they do in the store--unpainted. ( I really need to change that...)

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On 6/19/2020 at 7:57 AM, Glitterwolf said:

WEEKEND QUESTIONS/CHALLENGE June 19th / 21th.

 

Lots of people here like Dragons, so this is Dragon Weekend.

  • What's your favorite Dragon Name ( either from movies, books or made up by your own?)
  • Which actor portrayed/voiced a Dragon best in movies?
  • What kind of Dragon is your favorite? Colours/attitude/how their wings are attached?

Finally- show us your Dragon(s). Minis/Artwork/Pluchies/Toys..

 

 

** Special thanks to @ManvsMini for the suggestions

 

 

  • Dragon Name : Alduin ( Skyrim) / Smaug from LOTR
  • Actor : Sean Connery in Dragonheart.
  • My favorite Dragons are Asian Dragons, Dracoliches and Zombie Dragons.

My Dragons:

 

 

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The "dragon" from Dragonslayer. I say "" cause that is a wyvern! Still thou its one of my favs.

 

Sir Sean Connery! Perfect voice for that role.

 

2 arms, 2 legs, seperate wings. Good example are D&D dragons, especially the 5e Red.

 

Most of my dragons are just a base color & a wash or shade. Simple stuff, no need for pics 

 

22nd:

 

Hmmm its been awhile. I try not to truly believe anything on that account. Now me fooling people, I do that all the time. :blues:

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5 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

QUESTION June 22nd.

WHAT RIDICILOUS THING HAS SOMEONE TRICKED YOU INTO DOING/BELIEVING?

 

One of my first jobs, I worked at an insurance company.

A client called, he insisted he could see me.

I was sitting with my back towards a window so I started to look behind me if he might live in one of those appartments.

Turned out he was just kidding me.

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6 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

QUESTION June 22nd.

WHAT RIDICILOUS THING HAS SOMEONE TRICKED YOU INTO DOING/BELIEVING?

[I'll ignore the cynical Beekeeper themes for now.]

 

My younger brother, when we were kids at summer camp, trying bows and arrows for the first time in my life, said that arrows are launched so fast that the feathers on the shaft can slice the skin of the hand holding the bow.

 

I shot poorly that day, imagining the arrows cutting the webbing between my thumb and hand. I never even gave it a second thought after that.

 

I think I was in my thirties when he told me otherwise. I'm not even sure if it was because he believed it himself back then or not.

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