He was angered by the discrimination against Centaurs that was rampant in Greece and plotted to go to war with the local humans when they and their magistrate Gredor wouldn't let the centaurs drink from the town fountain. For instance if Callisto had managed to change her own history by sparing her family then she would never have become evil and never have gone back and changed her history. This was true and Brutus convinced the Senate of it. As you can see Callisto not only drew very heavily from the Joker but also was in some ways influential on a number of villains who came after her too. However it is Daniel Holtz, Angels archenemy from the spin off series that I feel is most like Callisto.
This shows that some people are more capable of it, even if it is just because of the tragic circumstances in their lives. She vowed revenge, and dedicated her life to learning Xena's tactics and weaknesses to someday kill everything dear in her life. Once the Sword of Veracity was in their possession, Lea, Hercules, and Iolaus exposed Amphion's innocence and exposed Tracius as the true culprit. When she saw Xena was going to succeed in freeing Gabrielle and escaping, she went berserk and threw the rules out the window. Later in life she marries and raises three children with him presumably adopted, as Meg mentioned in one episode was infertile.
However, as she was about to turn her back on her old life, she came across a group of young girls destined to be sold into , one of which was , who later allied and morally guided Xena in her adventurous journeys. Later, however, she uses his help to defeat Athena. He merely wants her back, so he wont kill her. Gabrielle informs Xena that Melas has organized a lynch mob. She is said to be an ally of Hephaestus. How many characters can you honestly say that about? However, she was willing to do anything to attain it. After helping to keep Evander alive, Hera drops her vendetta against Hercules.
She was the soul of the child all along and merged herself with the child, saying she could think of no better mother than Xena to guide her through a new life. Angel has his Hercules with Buffy, the noble hero who had redeemed him, and he had his Ares with Darla the old flame fro his past who tried to take him off the path of redemption. She is the Queen of an Amazon tribe while the queen, Gabrielle, is away. She frees the rest of her army from prison after making her captor squeal like a pig in pain, literally. In fact, most of the cast and crew were surprised at the suggestion. She is easily one of the best written and acted villains in tv history. I think a gross majority of Americans can easily understand the 'slightest twangs' of foreigners, but network television management either don't believe that's true or don't want to take any chances and force an American accent or wholesale remake on many shows.
Meg runs a brothel and has a bad reputation as a harlot and a petty thief. The writers intentionally teased viewers with a the possibility of a lesbian relationship between Xena and Gabrielle, never affirming nor denying the homoerotic subtext. Gabrielle tries to posion Hope with a wineskin. She could not physically harm Xena in any way. With help from Gabrielle's eagle form, Hercules sends Porphyrion back into Tartarus.
Poseidon gave Nautica a heart so pure that it warms the oceans. He later appears again and explains to Gabrielle that he is totally disillusioned with military service and is tired of killing. Transformed At Last 1991 5. Xena was supposed to appear in three episodes of Hercules and die at the end of her arc. The Amazons trace their creation to the goddess , and value an all-female society that strives to uphold the same rights and freedoms for women as those of men. Center of the Historical Accuracy of Key Research in Ancient Mythology.
We love to get mail! Hera stole a torch from his lair causing all the fire to slowly die out. Ioalus meanwhile travels back to the present only to find it a very different place without Hercules. He felt it was a mistake to show Xena as the physical equal of Hercules. Tracking her would-be victims into the caves, Callisto is confronted by Xena. Her death is a brilliant moment too. Xena: Warrior Princess appeared at a time when female-centered shows were incredibly sparse on television, before the forthcoming successful shows like Buffy.
But Xena manages to keep her from hurting Ephiny and the children, even though Callisto keeps knocking her down. I think it is a tv classic. Return of Callisto is an absolute classic episode of Xena that really helps to move the story between Xena and her sworn enemy on brilliantly. Aside from Zeus, she is the only living being that was around to witness Dahak's first defeat and is accessible from the mortal realm. Such experiments can have overtones of horror; evil mad scientists seldom use willing test subjects.