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Kharn's Accent

Postby Lord of the Night » Sat Dec 21, 2013 9:08 am

Just found this on the blog of Anthony Reynolds,

Eightfold Path wrote:The Germanic accent that Chris gave him is really chilling – I can’t read any of Khârn’s dialogue now without hearing that voice.


Apparantely Kharn's accent is Germanic in origin. Interesting, I honestly thought it was Spanish.


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Re: Kharn's Accent

Postby Liliedhe » Sat Dec 21, 2013 10:22 am

I found this too, and it surprised me. :)
"You were a warleader, a fighter, when did you gain such illuminating insight into the minds of others?"
"I learned such things as you and your brothers applied brand to my flesh and parted skin with rasp and knife," snarled Astelan. "When your witches tried to prise open my mind they opened me for an instant and I stared back."
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Re: Kharn's Accent

Postby MalkyDel » Sat Dec 21, 2013 12:40 pm

In Butcher's Nails he always struck me as Russian
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Re: Kharn's Accent

Postby flick » Fri Jan 10, 2014 11:30 pm

Same here, sounded Russian to me. Maybe it's a Prussian accent? *smiles weakly*
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Re: Kharn's Accent

Postby shadowhawk2008 » Sat Jan 11, 2014 2:13 pm

Its like no German accent I've ever heard!
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