Series 1, Episode 1 – The Dragon’s Call
If anyone thought we weren’t in for a massive uphill battle for the upcoming series, the pretty obvious imagery of a great big hill that springs to life on our screens within the first few minutes might give it away slightly. But it’s not just a hill, for there is a person walking up that hill. Who is it? No idea… but judging by the title of the show, I think I can guess.
But there is no way that voice can belong to said person…sounds a little too old somehow. Never fear though, he might sound like that when he gets to wherever he is going, for there is another whopping great hill for him to climb up. Doesn’t look out of breath yet, mind you. Impressive.
It’s okay, there is some scenery now… well, there is a random knight riding past that mystery man (I’m officially going to take a wild shot in the dark and claim this is Merlin!) seems intent on watching. Although I swear he just went from walking on a proper path to climbing through a bush. Apparently he prefers the countryside if that is where he chooses to walk.
But as mystery voice continues to narrate about mystery person, we are given a beautiful shot of a gorgeous sky highlighting a castle. Rather magical view if I do say so myself. And apparently mystery voice has put a name to the person he has been rambling about for the last few moments and that name…Merlin.
Read More >>