- Shenna was created from the idea of a witch in combat.
Using a magic system has been done, and it might (read: totally will) make an appearance in The Last Elixir. 😉 OHH yes… there’s magic! But for Shenna, I wanted to see the herbalist side of witchy things take an active role.
- Occhemy is based on the ancient study of alchemy.
Most of the alchemists in the way WAY WAAAY olden days were interested in two things: turning stuff into gold and seeking immortality. Her bracelet is a nod to the ancient practice by alchemists to write their recipes down in secret languages.
- Eien and Revellis have several influences from Asian cultures.
The name Shenna was created from Shen for deity and spirit. Eien means eternity. The Deathsingers were named for a job in some Asian funeral practices today. And there are more! These easter eggs are hidden throughout The Last Elixir series, shedding light on character personalities, roles, or purposes. 😉
Can you pick out which songs go with which scene?
Finally! Which Conductor are you?!