The series was known for its complex story arcs & drama, a prime example being the controversial first-season episode "Deadly Force," which addressed the consequences of gun violence, including a graphic depiction of the wounds of a gunshot victim. It became deeply meshed with medieval history, particularly kings & princes from medieval Scottish history, & other European mythologies.
Last Episode03x13 Angels In The Night Aired: Feb. 15, 1997
While attempting to save a little girl trapped in a construction site, they realise it was a trap, set by the Quarrymen. They believe they are …
Series Fun Facts
- Greg Weisman used Odysseus, a human but with a remarkable ability to trick others, as an inspiration to Xanatos, especially after he was established as being of Greek descent.
- References many William Shakespeare plays with its character names: Queen Titania, King Oberon, and Puck from "A Midsummer Night's Dream", Ophelia from "Hamlet", Princess Katherine from…
[show]References many William Shakespeare plays with its character names: Queen Titania, King Oberon, and Puck from "A Midsummer Night's Dream", Ophelia from "Hamlet", Princess Katherine from "Henry V", and the title character from "Macbeth". In addition, the relationship of the various personalities of Coldstone mirrors the central characters of "Othello" and are named as such in the scripts. However, MacBeth's backstory in "City of Stone" is based more on the history of the actual King MacBeth of Scotland.
- Jonathan Frakes' wife was pregnant with their child at the same time as his character's wife Fox was in the series.