Wheel of Time cast announced.Is this accurate to the books?
I know this is going to blow you away but the Game of Thrones cast looked nothing like the books and that worked out fine.
Who is the black faggot playing?
>>119534425got cast wasn't 60% black
no fucking way
>>119534441Perrin Aybara was stocky, strong, with thick, curly brown hair, and his eyes were a deep, dark brown. Perrin had wide shoulders and strong arms gained from his hours working as a blacksmith's apprentice.
here's your perrin bro
>all from the same village>87 different phenotypes
>>119534548yes, his hair was curly brown, not dark afro and people from two rivers are genetically close to each other, how do you explain that he looks like a totally different creature from matt?
>>119534663I'm not explaining anything. That anon asked who the black dude was playing.
>>119534568no bbcno pay
>>119534316No. I don’t care though because Egwene is hot. I hate Nynaeve so don’t really care about her casting. Mat is perfect and Rand is Chad. Perrin is the worst but as long as the guy packs on some solid muscle I’ll be fine with it. Who should they cast for Graendal, Aviendha, Min, Lanfear, Aran’gar and Berelain?
>>119534425As a fan of the books and someone who followed GoT from the start of production/casting, you're being completely disingenuous. Cersei, Catelyn, Renly, and others didn't fit the look quite as their book counterparts were described but they didn't change their race outright because of social/political climate, inclusion-rider contracts from producers and bigger stars, and "progressive" studios. But then you know this, and you're just being a leftist faggot.
>>119534568Don't be a racist.
won't watch lol
>>119534316It’s fucked already
>>119534316Welp, that's the end of that
>black Perrin>black Nynaeve>Aboriginal Egwenelmao we stay winning. pol-cels stay seething.
>>119534548So like Kit Harington? That doesn’t remotely suggest a black man, certainly not in fantasy or history.
>>119534568there are no black people in 99% of Eurocentric fantasy or our actual history. It’s actually racist to keep doing this shit.
really makes you appreciate that LOTR trilogy was made over a decade earlier, doesnt it but seriously though, when the fuck will this shit end? what's gonna stop it? Civil war?
I knew they were going to fuck this up. I was expecting Perrin to be blacked at the minimum, (SJWs seem to think that being described with curly hair is dogwhistling for african) but not Egwene AND Nyaneve. Good to see that the "blood of Manetheren" runs strong still, guess they'll just cut that part out entirely. Any faggot who claims this is what they look like in the books needs to get to dilating ASAP
>>119534991You’re winning by being racist and making all the liberal talk of respecting art and the culture that made it look like a load of bullshit? OK then :)
the dude playing Rand is from the Netherlands. hope he doesnt have some goofy dutch accent
>>119534425updooted fellow kindsir
>>119535203This world DOES have non whites in excess though. Just not a rural village in which the bloodline going back 2,000 years is a main plot point
>>119534316they jumped the gun by casting Smollett before the investigation is over
>>119535203they always have to do shit like this that doesn't even make sense in the context of the universe. races should be canonically from other nations if they want to play that game.
>>119534822>No, they looked more or less like their version of the booksThey really didn't they were all too old and they cut corners on shit as simple as colored contacts and the color of eyebrows.
>>119535203>Eurocentric fantasyYou're putting too much emphasis on the "eurocentric" and not enough on the fantasy which is what really defines this story.
>>119535403that's a slavic last name though, polish i believe
>>119535403Is he white or nah. I can’t tell
I remember reading one of these books way back when. Honestly I guess I was wrong since I imagined them as whites.
>>119534316Wheel of Time was unironically one of the least-pozzed works of modern fantasy. Mike Enoch from TRS was a fan of it.The only "minorities" in it were this one desert tribe, but they themselves were white with red hair.
>>119535402>They really didn'tNo they really did, they were too old yes, but it didn't stand out as much as a literal black guy casually living in medieval europe setting village with white peopleEven for someone that has not read the books that will off
>>119535465He's of Polish descent.
>>119534991>canceled after first season>winning
>just finished eye of the world>literally the most basic boring light vs dark cliche filled bullshit fantasythis is going to flop so hard
>>119535551Look I read the books and I know they changed more and more stuff the longer the show went on to keep things consistent with what they did you're not going to trick me into thinking any of the main cast looked like they came out of the books.
Oh good, more mystery meat 56%ers and dazed-looking "pretty boys" that look like they'd be killed instantly if they stepped out of a californian gated community. Why can't America just be fucking nuked already.
>>119535464The author is white, and specifically states that the characters are white.
>>119535721Avengers are capeshit basedboys grew up with. Why would they watch this when there are superior shows already out or in production?
>>119535680>you're not going to trick me into thinking any of the main cast looked like they came out of the books.It seems that you haven't read the books then>Sansa is traditionally beautiful, taking after her mother's family (House Tully) with her high cheekbones, vivid blue eyes, and thick auburn hair.
>>119535773Like what? Is that why The Boys is spammed to hell and back on this board? Because there’s so much good shit people are watching right now?
>>119535869>he thinks that's beautifullol okay go find me one for Arya saying she should look more twisted then Quasimodo.
>>119535969nice backpedaling retard
only blacks in the books where from the empire that enslaved female channelers. Wanne bet that they are going to turn those into white people with blond hair and blue or green eyes?
>>119536026Not even. She was too old to play that character and got more and more ugly every season.
>>119535888The Boys is spammed because Jeff Bezos has no clue how he's going to spend all of his money. The Boys threads should be banned for advertising.
>>119534316Don’t they realize the anti-sjw movement is growing and is leading to the death of Netflix?
>>119536117They aged up all of the characters so they could show Dany's boobs and not have it be child pornography.
>>119536152Is that really what's happening to Netflix?
>>119536212They're losing subscribers. Netflix has been calling it a plateau or a not gaining them period.
>>119536117>She was too old to play that charactershe was 13yo when portraying a 11yo character, hardly too old. Are you not tired of embarrassing yourself yet?
>>119536330I’m telling you its because they saturated it with LGBTBCEFG+ and other things normal people don’t want.
*tugs on weave*
>>119536413She was a teenager playing an elementary aged child. Do you really think a teen and a pre-teen look the same or evoke the same reactions when put in danger on screen? Fuck off.
>>119534316this is white genocide
>>119536413There's actually a difference. I have quite a few children and depending on when they hit puberty and growth spurts it's night and day. Girls usually hit puberty around 9 to 11 years of age. Once that hits the boobs come out hormones attitudes everything is changed.
I wonder how hard normies will drop it when the first season will be a LOTR copy.
I just hope the Trollocs don't look too fake
>>119536742Well rand isn't exactly a manlet hobbit. The first three or four books were interesting then it went to shit though with all the women bullshit. People tell me it gets better with the last couple of books once Jordan was dead or was about to end up dead. I gave up up on it though around book 8ish or 10? Fuck I forget it had so much bullshit after the first three or four.
>>119535608>>119535403>>119535465I'm Polish but I have a Dutch last name (Van ____), but it's due to a few Polish settlements way back when before some of the family moved back to Poland.It's quite weird.
>>119534444>not POCkys racist
looks more like the cast of a new skins series
10% chance this show survives long enough to make it to the aiel waste.
>>119536569>NOOOO THE ACTRESS IS 2 YEARS YOUNGER THAN THE CHARACTER SHE'S SUPPOSED TO PORTRAY THIS IS ABSOLUTELY INNACURATE AND EQUIVALENT TO CASTING AN APE TO PLAY A WHITE CHARACTER
>>119537706You really don't know the difference do you? Sad.
This is called Blackwashing
Mat, Rand and Egwene seem pretty accurate to me. Perrin I can deal with.Nynaeve? Her?
>>119538734I think the guys are great, even Nynaeve to an extent, but Egwene is garbage imo
>>119538547Why do they keep black washing characters and then saying "it doesn't matter, it's only Fantasy."? Obviously it matters to them, since they only want to make characters either Middle-Easter or Black and completely ignore European roots.
>>119534446Game Of Thrones - 2011, 2009 if you wanna count unreleased pilot when by that time most of the cast was already inDifferent time. No Trump. Twitter was a weird funny website. Patrice O'Neal was still alive. Lost was still a thing. Times changed.
why are they always black? why not other ethnicities like asian or sand?
>>119534316I honestly don't care. I liked the books up to about book 4 or 5. I'll probably have offed myself for unrelated reasons before this goes into production anyway. Some of you others might find yourselves killed or maimed in traffic or in household accidents before then, or get a girlfriend or boyfriend, and you won't care either by the time of the release.
Why is pic related so obsessed with blacks
>We wuz Manetheren and shietI expected Loial to be black but they fucked up because of this >>119534652
>>1195406271 boomer and 19 beaners
>>119535969They literally call her Arya horse face in the books because she's an uggo
>>119534316A shade too brown but good enough. At least they got a good Rand.
>>119534425name one that looked nothing like the book character
>>119534770>I hate NynaeveOpinion immediately discarded.
>>119534316I would do anything to mind control the head of a major studio and force through a movie of MLK played by a white guy
>>119535167>So like Kit Haringtonmore like gendry with a beard>That doesn’t remotely suggest a black manwhere they live is ethnically homogenous, this is a plot point brought up several times through the books
If they are BLACKing the Emonds Fielders why not do the lot? How does it make any sense to have Mat be a totally different race from the others?
>>119534316Just guessing, but from left to right>Egwene >Rand>Perrin>Morainne>MatIf so>Good>Good>Bad because nig>absolute trash what the fuck Morainne is meant to be a bit titty monster pale not-milf as aes sedai don't age but whatever>good, exactly how I would imagine Mat to look
>>119534770>I don’t care though because Egwene is hot.shit taste>I hate NynaeveShitest taste
>>119534316>mat and rand are fine, the most and second best character (mat looks too pretty and too dumb tho)>tuon is already black so they can't ruin heran edition with all the other characters cut out (those chapters were skippable anyway) might just turn out fine
>>119541908Moiraine was already cast a while ago. She's going to be Rosamund Pike.
>>119534770Nynaeve started out trash but easily became best girl>rediscovered loads of cool weaves>helped Rand cleanse the source>pulled that mo'fucking braid like a champWorst girl is easily Elaine
weird thing is there is a huge empire in the western hemisphere that invades the "main continent" ruled by black ruling house and has nobles of all colours owning all possible colour slaves... yet apparently the very isolated Two Rivers region is now looking like modern 56% Murica
>>119541908>Morainne is meant to be a bit titty monsterWhat the fuck are you smoking? Moiraine is a slender and smol borderline midget.
>>119535639best worldbuilding out of them all tho
Will Nynaeve smoke weed while pulling her hair?
>>119535535its super multicult, just look what happens to the Two Rivers. also every race is represented, its the most diverse series ive read
>>119535530I pictured them as white, borderlanders I pictured as vikings, and the Seanchan were clearly Asian
>>1195356391st was a lotr rip off because that the only fantasy that publishers would sell, it becomes its own thing from book 2 onwards
>>119541908That's not Morraine, rather Nynaeve, absolutely terrible headshot desu, she's quite the qt with non dreadlocks.
So there's going to by white Athan'miere right? It's only fair?
>>119534316Thot, two mutts and two twinksHard pass
>>119542094Where did you get this picture of Thom Merrilin?
>>119541809I already named two but what about Daenerys being almost two decades too old.
>>119535639Enjoy never heading about the Eye again, or ever finding out what the fuck the Greenman was.IMO series doesn't really get good until the Asha'man come into it and they go into more detail about channelling. By about book five Rand has turned from a whiny farm boy to a legit anime protagonist, and then by the end of the series he's basically blown OP magical Hitler.Shit I wish I could read them all again for the first time. Love Wheel of Time.
>>119534316polcel's are gonna FREAK!
>>119542188You're lucky if we get them in the first place.
>>119536110but then they wouldn't be able to play WE WUZ King Arthur N KANGZ N SHEIT
>>119534770Idris Elba for all 6
>>119542246>or ever finding out what the fuck the Greenman was.Did you miss the glass column flashback?
i am so fucking TIRED of this shit
>>119536835>I gave up up on it though around book 8ish or 10?11 is when its good again, its worth it
>>119542308Idris Elba Demandred would be amazing though
Every fucking time. The world of WoT was already diverse enough with each nation having their our culture/people.
>>119535403I googled him and he's in some gay drama movie called just friendsfood for thought
>>119542233Kek. He ends up marrying Moraine so I wouldn't be surprised if she got blacked.
>>119534316I thought Amazon was above this? Wtf is Bezos doing?
>>119542245she still looked the part besides eye colour
>>119542325Where he's reliving the lives of all his Aiel ancestors? It's been a few years but no I guess I've forgotten. What's the deal? Pre-breaking Aes Sedai 'we did this just go's fuckery or was there something important I missed?
>>119542577Green man was the last of the Nym, which were basically artificial beings created in the AoL by implanting a soul into an artificial body. They worked as gardeners for the Chora trees.
They should make a Malazan series - all the Seven Cities characters are dark skinned already.
>>119542559She was much too old, her eyes were the wrong color and her eyebrows were not colored to match her hair. They just got super lazy with everything from the casting to the makeup and costuming for the series and hid it all behind tits and dragons.
well, if they keep their own deepest lore consistent, with Manetheren and their descendants in Two Rivers region being properly isolated from the rest of the continent (which is an actual plot device in the books due to how genetics work for inheriting magic traits), it would mean the rest of the continent should not look like amerimutts. just kidding, everyone will be blackwashed anyways
>>119542577>The Nym are constructs of Aes Sedai from the Age of Legends, with the ability to use the One Power for the benefit of agriculture.so basically man made creatures just like trollocks, only farmers
>>119542246Why would you hear about the eye again, rand used it all up and they took the stuff.
>>119542754Ahh, three examples of beautiful BLACK women!
>>119542677and Daru's are indian
>>119542754Fucking dot heads. Elayne best girl.
>>119542704not comparable to casting a different race
>>119542754God I fucking hate Elaine chapters
>>119542821>lmao im fucking retarded and like shooting myself in the foot repeatedly trakand>best anythingCmon dude she and egwaine are worst girls hands down
Anyone got that list of Robert Jordan's own "casting choices"?
here's your wheel of time bro
>>119542821think>dot headThat's the custom for married women from wherever Lan is from I think
>>119542704The point is she was in the ballpark even if she didn’t satisfy 100% of your autistic requirements. They were never going to show a 13 year old getting power fucked on television and yes the lack of purple contact lenses was lazy but those minor nitpicks are a far cry from niggerfying an established character. It’s not remotely the same.
>>119542905Amerlyn Egwaine was best Egwaine, but hands down Nynaeve was best girl
I just hope the trollocs don't look too fake
>I know this is going to blow you away but the Game of Thrones cast looked nothing like the books and that worked out fine.
>>119534425But that's wrong. Most of the cast looked like some approximation of their book counter part. You could at least tell who people were just by looking at them and the way they dressed. The WOT cast us mostly color swapped. Only Rand and Matt were somewhat spared.
>>119534316I don't agree, but I can see why they did this, because the diversity of the WoT isn't really shown in the first two books, but what are they going to do with the actual non-white characters when they show up?
>>119543044>what are they going to do with the actual non-white characters when they show up?Make them white!
>>119542975Lmao yeah the wise let's stop literal magical Chad Jesus from saving the world because my feefees egwaine
>>119543044They won't get that far and they know it.
>>119542975Tuon was best girl.
>>119534316Given the recent trend I'm surprised they didn't just make Rand and all the Aiel black
>>119535257Vote with your dollars.
When they announce the cast for Lord of the Rings /tv/ and /pol/ will explode.
>>119542925>>119542840>>119543002I can't tell if you all or joking or not. I liked the show but it was not a faithful recreation of the books hell it had a fanfiction ending. Daenerys looks nothing like the book version and that's not even a debate its a pure fact.
>>119542246>ever finding out what the fuck the Greenman waslet me guess: it's some magical bullshit?>By about book five>just read five books bro, I swear it gets better
>>119543281Cute girl. I want to make white babies with her.
>Perrin is blackGod damnit, that is it not what Jordan meant when he describes Perrin as a bull.
>>119535262They flopped hard with making Egwene black, since she's the self-insert for Tumblr-girl fanwank.
>>119540046They hate white people because of envy and perceived inferiority. They would rather destroy civilization rather than be self-perceived second class citizens of that civilization. They want to destroy everything white and European. It's that fucking simple.
>>119534548Going by this description, the guy could be white, black, or hispanic more or less. Doesn't bother me at all.
>>119534316WHAT THE FUCKAll good fantasy series are getting blackwashed on big screen. Fuck this world
>>119543631it's 2019, whiteys have become the minority to pander to
>>119535464One of the main strengths of the series is that all the different countries have a really strong ethnic/cultural identity, and the Two Rivers are pretty obviously Basque.It would make sense to have a black dude play a Murandian or a Ghealdanin, but not someone from the Two Rivers or Andor.
>>119543604except where the two rivers are is effectively france by climate and description. if you were going to race flip it would make more sense to do that to the characters from the south
>>119543604except that the entire town has been essentially segregated from the rest of the continent for thousands of years and the main character a pale redhead has to be able to blend in with the rest of the village. this is a major plot point brought up several times throughout the series. the character doesn't exist in a vacuum.
>>119537706Dude I grew like a foot between 11 and 13. Puberty is a thing.
>>119534316No, the village they're all from has been largely isolated from the rest of the world for 100 years. Whatever race they are, they should all be the same except for Rand.the books decribes them as tanned with brown hair. It specifically describes other races as black so they're not black.
>>119543306There is absolutely no mystery around the green man. He's the last of his race, that's it.
>>119543281>Book dany: 13, pretty white girl, silver hair, purple eyes>Show dany: 25, pretty white girl, silver hair, brown eyes>hurrrr they look nothing alikekill yourself retard. the only valid point you have is the eye color.
>>119543604>the guy could be white, black, or hispanic more or less.They all should have the same ethnicity since Two Rivers(their city) was isolated for more than 1000 years. There is a part in the book, that the main character is surprised when find out that Two Rivers was part of a nation and even had a Queen.>"I doubt there is another place men live that is more isolated from the rest of the world" —Pedron Niall regarding the Two Rivers
>>119542246>119543306>>119543306during Age of Legends they had giant most likely manmade constructs to take care of plants and agriculture for super optimized and flawless crop production, with "Nym" helping with "singing" to plants that somehow was magic/singing/Greenman combo to grow faster plants. the last surviving of those contructs which may be just be biomechanically/ter'angreal enhanced tractors with their own souls, was guardian to some ancient loot the heroes find by end of book 1
Why are americans so obsessed with "whitewashing" (something that only exist in the 60's + cleopatra had european ancestry anyway), yet they constantly blackwash characters and no one says anything about it.
>>119544898Blacks have a victim mentality.
>>119544898one gets you goodthink points, the other is double plus ungood
>>119534316bela was the best character in WoT if they miscast her I will be mad
>>119542183>he doesn't know what dreads are
>>119545040she's now a donkey to fit with the rest of the cast
>>119544945they are also canonically texans
>>119545114>tam's farm>a handsom well bred filly is there>"oh that's bela"I'll be mad
oh man, I can't wait for Perrin, a black man, to be told that his wife likes to be yelled at and physically threatened for her to respect and love him
reminder that these are the canon accents of the different nations>Two Rivers - Irish/English>Illianers - Dutch>Aiel - somewhat Slavic>Tairen - Spanish>Domani - Indian>Saldaean - Egyptian/North African>Seanchan - Texasfrankly they should have just matched ethnicity to accent for everyone but the Aiel, who are just really really lost irishmen
The funniest thing is that if they had just made everyone but rand black, it would have at least made some sense. It'd be retarded, but it'd more or less work outas it stands though, we have an isolated village who has done nothing but inbreed for two thousands years yet has at least 3 races present, somehow
>>119545274I'm looking forwards to finding out whether or not they skip the mistrial show boat scene, it'd be awkward as fuck with that many black actors.
>>119545325>frankly they should have just matched ethnicity to accent for everyone but the Aiel, who are just really really lost irishmenIt wouldn't work because RJ mixed up the cultures and climates too much, probably specifically to keep people from making these equivalents
>>119545422I for one can't wait to see if mat getting raped repeatedly at knifepoint by a woman and for his female freinds to act like he deserved it gets cut because it's unwoke
>>119545440sure sure. But the Illianers being spanish, Andor being anglos, Cairhien being french, and murandians being krauts at least would make sense based on the characterization of those nations
>>119545484>expecting this shitshow to last so long
>black people in a european village in the middle of nowhereI'm fucking done.Another ruined adaptation, not that it ever had a chance of course.
>>119534316WHY EVERY GIRL IS BLACK NOWADAYS? Well, at least Rand is passable.
>thread full of people who have never read the books complainingc'mon son. Let us bookreaders have a chance to complain before you guys who have only heard of this for the first time today start ranting about jews and sjws
>>119545738rand isn't white, he's an aiel
>>119545797Aiel are literally the whitest people in the series.
>>119545957irish aren't white anon
>>119545797Aiel are literally Irish looking
I'm tired of shitters grabbing old books and making trash television shows from them.
If GoT were being cast today, it would be 75% mutts under 30.
>>119534316I'm more than willing to accept this casting decision if even ONE of you nerds can prove that blacks are human
So what are the chances that the TV show will keep the heavy bdsm undertone the books have? Characters are kidnapped and tied up left and right, adults spanked as humiliation, and let's not even mention the Seanchan who capture women and turn them into obedient slaves at the end of a leash.
>>119546053Stuff like this is a fucking cultural genocide. It's fucking mind boggling that nothing that white people produce from the 20th century will be allowed to remain faithful to the intent of the culture that made it.Everything will be diluted and robbed of all its soul because of fleeting contemporary pandering.
From what I remember Two Rivers wasn't in the jungle, so no.
Hollywood studios deliberately cross-casting race is worse than most types of violent crime.
>>119544160The eye was a gigantic well ter'angreal made according to prophecy to be found by Rand, same as the sword that isn't a sword being placed at its position before the breaking using the last sane male channelers.
>>119545763wat, i aint white, but have read the series 5 times and am annoyed as hell coz they fuck up some basic lore like two rivers being very isolated and not modern american mixedrace woke communitySeanchan is a black empire, atha'an miere are darkish polynesian, taraboners arabs, domani persian, illian greeks, altara italians, tairens spaniards, cairhien french and andor, overlords of two rivers, anglos. they dont even remain consistent with Mats casting...
>>119538547What is the ethnicity of the girl on the right?
>>119546294a true 'human' is a person capable of identifying a course of action that benefits other humans, even at the cost of their own happiness. By comparison, 'animals' (a category in which they include other less evolved humans) will act to support their own personal survival even if the long-term consequences are undesirable
>>119538547Yeah, I mean, we all knew they would do it.It's 2019, they force diversity into historical docudramas. No where is safe, certainly not fantasy where they just immediately scream "There's magic and dragons and you are worried about BLACKS!?!"
>>11954655856% white.44% African.
>>119546472eh, the seanchan aren't black, they are very very mutt. It's Shara that's black
>>119546693>By comparison, 'animals' (a category in which they include other less evolved humans) will act to support their own personal survival even if the long-term consequences are undesirable>will act"will" as in always?
>>119546791>It's Shara that's blackblack skin and tattoos dont really mix
>>119534991>lmao we stay winningEnjoy the world of shit you're making for yourself.
>>119546791Tuon is black.
>>119538547Looks like something else the hardcore fanbase is going to ignore, and new people that they're trying to attract are going to as well because they can't shoehorn in enough trap music.
>>119536802It's fine if they're fake. They're just people wearing animal masks anyway.
>>119534316>OH NO THERE'S TWO WAMEN AND A BROWN GUY>GENOCIIIIDE
so is Lan going to be black too?
>>119547055The Seanchan were loosely the Americans, so it's fine if some of their characters are black, specifically Tuon. But the rest of them are bullshit, more blackwashing, more nonsense to ignore.
>>119546693>a true 'human' is a person capable of identifying a course of action that benefits other humans, even at the cost of their own happiness.So, there's like, a few million humans on the planet? Based philosophy you got there, I actually agree.
>>119547098I'm not someone saying "white genocide"I'm the one saying that mixed race casting for a village that's so homogeneous that one person having different colored eyes is a source of endless speculation about who his mother was is kinda silly
>>119546472>wat, i aint white,yeah you are
>>119547130African Muslim with dreads.
post the cast you would've preferred instead. for me, it's Diana Silvers as Egwene
I can't wait for white tuon, because black people can't be slaver scum
>>119547230>t. never read the books
>>119546693based and spicepilled
>>119547253too pretty desu
>>119547253Sofía Vergara as Lanfear.
>>119547272are you retarded, rand being different because he had different coloring to the rest of the village is literally a plot point
>>119547253Beautiful and would have been perfect. Tragically though, she's white. Can't have that, not in 2019. We're replacing them in media so that it makes the great replacement in the real world seem normal to. Just don't fight it, don't struggle.
>>119547412Are YOU retarded?>>119547230>different colored eyes is a source of endless speculation about who his mother wasThis is never a thing. You've never read the books. At best you read a wiki summary and are conflating parts in your feeble little mind because you don't know any better.
WHY IS IT ALWAYS BLACKS
>>119535203A modern Western production is going to have a cosmopolitan cast that reflects modern Western demographics in major metropolitan areas, get the entire fuck over it or due already.
desu I'm tired of everything fantasy or sci-fi having to be totally multicultural everywhere. I wouldn't care if the cast was all white, or all black, or all asian, but the fact that everything has to be multicultural paradise no matter what is getting tiring.I appreciate that Game of Thrones was mostly very consistent with castings, since the bl*cks came from a specific island, the brown arab kinda people were from the south, etc. Too bad the prequel seems to be abandoning this
So who's gonna play that Forsaken that is constantly described as being a voluptuous tittymonster?
>>119547822You'll have to be more specific lel
>>119538547Good. You had how many Seasons I’d GoT with like two black main characters only. If they’re gonna keep adapting stories full of white People for everyone the least they can do is respect the audience and cast the net wide for talent instead of forcing a diverse population to consume all white everything
I like wheels
I don't give a shit that they changed the races.I'm just pissed Perrin got like pussy shoulders when he's suppose to be ripped as fuck.And Matt looks like a strung out heroin addict who just got done sucking cock for his next hit. Ugly ass faggot.
>>119547822Graendal? Some ugly minority bitch with no tits most likely.
>>119547822the blonde one or the pale one?
>>119547585bud, you've clearly never read the books, and are trying to get away from it by telling everyone else they haven't either. Do you not remember book 1 at all? I realize it's 14 books lone but fucking still
>>119548163Lanfear wasn't a tittymonster until she became Cyndane.
>>119547989or adapt something created by blacks, oh wait
>>119535257This is why GoT will be remembered fondly. Only recurring black man had no genitals.
>>119534316This is the furthest thing from what they should be. There’s no need to diversify the cast between characters like Julien and the wind finders. There’s already more than enough diversity. Not to mention one of the biggest plot points of the series is how isolated Emmonds field is. Rand stand out by having red hair and light eyes. Not everything has to be a melting pot of colors in every little village. Next thing you know, the Aiel will be some kind of fucked up aboriginal, never mind the red hair. What do you expect from a wet behind the ears director who’s only known for being a contestant on Survivor?I didn’t read anything about Nynaeve tugging her dreds in anger...
>>119534316Matt should be Dylan OBryan. Fight me
>>119535473>slavnah, though that's fine the Aiel aren't supposed to be a civilized Germanic people
>>119548126Especially being that black you’d think they might recast the wolves as something from oonga bunga land to match
>>119542477i wouldn't have a problem with black thom for some reason
>>119549303Nynaeve looks too young and Egwene too old
>>119548126mat looks like that for the first two or three books anyway because of the dagger
>>119549455>high chant gets replaced with rapping
hope in season 9 we have a 30 minute semirhage BDSM scene where she captures a soldier of light and makes him go insane from pleasure
>>119534316Game of Thrones ruined the entire genre. Wheel of Time was doomed before they even started filming.
>>119534316I will never understand the desire to “diversify” the already diverse cast. Can they not wait until the Atha'an Miere?
>>119534316Why didn't they just cast the Sea Folk as blacks Tear as "Latino", and Illian people as Arabs or some other group? Sean hannity could be multi racial as they are depicted in the books. There are several dark skinned characters in the story, many with larger parts. Will Tuon still be black with white slaves? Several Forsaken were dark skinned as well. There really was no need for race swapping other than pandering.
are the books good?
>>119534316 Why are all the males so ugly?
>>119550315depends on if you like fantasy. only 1-2 books are actually bad imo, but some are a bit boring.
>>119550091Illian was Greek as fuck, & the Aiel are red headed Arabs but yeah, WoT is multicultural to the core, yet because the first six PoVs are white, now we have to flip a coin every time they cast some one to determine if they are going to be a “PoC”
>>119534425WIth the exception of dorne they were all white
>>119550361They are all lacking masculine traits so as to not offend the emasculated audience
Will the series feature all the low cut bodices I remember from the books?
>>119540256none of them are actually blackleft one is like 1/16 aboriginalmiddle one obviously mixed and probably a quadroon and right one is probably maori (who are like 1/4 white nowadays)it's funny how these (((people))) apparently can't get any actual non-whites and their diversity consists of white-admixed mutts
>>119550411>the Aiel are red headed ArabsThey're literally Irish, what the fuck anon.
>>119550476Only stout Two Rivers wool buttoned to the chin!(Until she gets a taste for Domani silks)
>>119550699Red hair actually originated from the Middle East. Considering all the other middle eastern trappings I figured they were just that. I mean, you’d need to cast Irish for most of the part nowadays
>>119550820But the entire point is that the aiel were not from the waste originally and were thrown there during the breaking. Jordan pretty much stated that he thought it would be funny to have a bunch of irishmen run around in a desert.
>>119550894Which I don’t have a problem with. It’s actually only recently that we’ve found out about the whole Red Headed Arab thing
miss me with these uggos
>Chad Chosen one is still a white man>best boy is the whitest from the rest of the bunch>best girl is qt brown>muhwife furfag is a nigger>worst girl is a fucking aboI can deal with this.
>>119551047Yeah but my point is that they are not arabs.
Isn't Rand supposed to be a browny but with red hair? Or did the Aiel just tanned themselves in the desert?
>>119551291Fucking cultural appropriation you fucking racist
>>119534316Ah the mandatory niggers
>>119551445The aiel are pretty much the whitest in the series. They get tanned where the sun touches them, sure, but untanned they are even lighter than the not!British Andorans and the vast majority of them have light eyes and hair. There's one aielwoman with black hair and it was so rare that it's specifically mentioned as something she's proud of because that makes her a unique snowflake among the light haired others.
>>119534316To be fair the two river folks were described as being swarthy looking. That's why Rand stood out being pale and red headed
>>119545763The peoples of the books are literal nations with specific ethnicity its a very large part of the world building and even a part of how magic functions.
>>119551598A touch swarthy. Swarthy white. Not black
>>119551583Dang. I need to re-read the books if I can't even remember something simple as that. But I already got way too many shit to read. Someone gave me the goddamn Malazan omnibus and the damn thing is a fucking tome.
What do white people do now, since they lostTVMOVIESVIDEO GAMESBOOKSYOUTUBEARTSTEM SUBJECTSHISTORYPHILOSOPHY POETRYMUSICSPORTSSOCIAL MEDIA Is it just mass shootings now? You still have GUNS
>>119551598True, but the skin color difference was so marginal that Elaida had to reveal Rand's untanned skin. With the Perrin we got it would be obvious from a single glance.
>>119551562Yes. Very anti-woke of you my shill friend. Without them the jews and amerimutts and offwhite people and queers would stnad out more.
>>119551654A few times when an Aiel strips down the book mentions they are really pale underneath
>>119534316>2 blacks>an aboriginal cross breed
>>119536110Sea folk were black too
getting a strong Shannara chronicles 2.0 vibe from this casting. I don't mind diversity, but forcing it in where it never was is a problem.
>>119550564Like that pajeet quadroon Disney spray tanned and put in the role of jasmine in aladdin. Studios don't give a FUCK about poc. Colorism is a major social issue rampant in minority communities but proper darkies don't make money and they'll never be represented. White people think browns are interchangeable and for garnering good white ppl points. Pompous sanctimonius phonies.
>>119534316always knew it'd be perrin
>>119551047care to provide your source for red hair originating among arabs? LMAO
>>119534770Look up pictures of the actress, her lips look weird as fuck
You know whats really scary is that Rafe judkins has already joked about making Perrin gay on twitter. Guess that means they will have to gender bend Faile
>>119538547O I L E D
>>119552163Gay niggers from outskirts of Andor would unironically be better than fucking Faile.
>>119542080The importance of worldbuilding completely went out the window with their “colorblind casting.”
>>119551701General they are the only race outside of a handful of Asian phenotypes that can actually - run stable civilized societies - make scientific advancement/discoveries - build anything that actually works - produce art that is actually worthwhile - be aesthetically and olfactory pleasing
>>119542183Still miscasted. Nynaeve is legal loli. She displayed magic too early, which meant she barely aged from that point on. She was a cunnyfu desperately trying to be the village elder before kids who looked older than her.
>>119552299Faile and Perrin clearly have the best most believable relationship.
>>119552110Google is your friendMaybe start with “origins of haplogroup R1b“
>>119552487okay, retard the haplogroup that is basically inexistent among arabs and arrived with the indo-european invasion means arabs originated redhead LOL
I'd fucking laugh if they sound the Horn of Valerie and they summon hundreds of aboriginals. Make it happen.
>>119552484>black dude>tries desperately to get BACK to his wife
>>119552549they can justify making hawkwing black because of tuon, and know that I think about it, thats exactly what they are going to do
>>119552549They are going to make Hawkwing black.
>>119534316They turned the “Young Bull” into a young Bull. Cucks aren’t even being subtle anymore
>>119552544Dude. What’s you’re problem? Arab originally had it. It was a weird mutation that wrapped up to Scandinavia. Are you some kind of red headed antisemite?
>>119552676Perrin is the most pussywhipped little bitch out of the main trio though. He manages to get one girl and spends the entire series brooding about her. Meanwhile Rand and Mat are tripping over bitches wherever they go.
>>119552748kys disinformation spreading semiteyou will never be white
>>119552387Yeah she's basically the brat from Cop Craft.
>>119552795This black Perrin is going to be a “fast breathing pissy face when angry angsts dude”Instead of the brooding blacksmith with an iron cage around a Wildman.He’s going to probably get his dick wet with the Hawk, the Falcon, & probably Moiraine too (though it will be swept under the rug)
>>119552387Not only that but she is a titty monster. Biggest bust of all the good girls
>>119553096Avi is bigger. She's pretty much described as an amazonian baby making machine.
>>119553301Avi is athletic but still has titties. Ny has tots of titty & hips too. That’s why it’s funny that she’s a prude in the beginning & a closet freak with Lan