Merlin, as he appears in the Kingdom Hearts series.
Name Merlin
Age Unknown
Home World Radiant Garden
Games Kingdom Hearts, Kingdom Hearts II, and Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep.

Merlin is a character from Kingdom Hearts, Kingdom Hearts II, and Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep. In the first game of the series, Merlin teaches Sora how to use magic.


[edit] Story

[edit] Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep

In Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep, Merlin makes an appearance in the Radiant Garden. Merlin accidentally drops the book that allows the player to go to the 100 Acre Wood, but Terra recovers it and brings it back to him. He also talks to Ventus and Aqua when they visit him.

[edit] Kingdom Hearts

In Kingdom Hearts, King Mickey sends Merlin to Traverse Town with the Fairy Godmother. He can be met after Sora, Donald, and Goofy learn how to use the fire element, and after Cid asks them to deliver the 100 Acre Wood book to Merlin. Merlin the teaches them how to use magic. Also, when Sora returns the 100 Acre Wood book to Merlin he is sucked into a magical world.

When Sora, Donald, and Goofy reach certain magic levels, Merlin gives them the Spellbinder, Dream Rod and Dream Shield.

[edit] Kingdom Hearts II

In Kingdom Hearts II, Merlin lives in the house for the Hollow Bastion Restoration Committee, in Hollow Bastion, with Leon, Yuffie, Aerith, and Cid. When Sora first meets with him, Merlin gives him the ability to use the Blizzard element, and a summon charm, giving Sora the ability to summon Chicken Little in battle.

Merlin and Cid get into an argument about using magic and technology, Merlin preferring magic and Cid preferring technology. This leads to Merlin zapping Hollow Bastion's main computer. Sora, Donald, and Goofy then restore the computer, and save the towns systems. Later, Merlin and Cid decide to rename Hollow Bastion Radiant Garden, after its original name.

[edit] Appearance

Merlin is an older-looking man that is always wearing a big, bright blue cloak, and a tall hat. He also wears small, circular glasses. He has white hair, eyebrows, mustache, and a very long beard that stretches the full length of his body. Merlin also has a long, featureless wand.

[edit] Personality

Merlin, being one of the oldest people in the Kingdom Hearts series, is very nice and caring towards loved ones. He is very calm for the most part, however if he is made fun of, he will not hesitate to retaliate, similar to Cid in Kingdom Hearts II.

[edit] Journal Entries

[edit] Kingdom Hearts

A great sorcerer living on the outskirts of Traverse Town. Merlin's wisdom and magic powers rank second to none, and he teaches Sora and his friends about magic. He has a mysterious bag that can hold anything, no matter how large.

Merlin first tutored Arthur in how to be king in "The Sword in the Stone" (1963).

[edit] Kingdom Hearts II

The Sword in the Stone (1963)

A powerful wizard who's currently living in Hollow Bastion. He's letting the Hollow Bastion Restoration Committee use his house as a meeting place.

Merlin has wisdom and magical powers that are second to none, and he taught Donald most of what he knows about magic. He also has a mysterious bag that can hold anything, no matter how big it is.

[edit] Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep

The Sword in the Stone (1963)

He is holding on to a curious book which Terra found.

A great wizard who travels the world with a mysterious bag. He instantly recognized Terra as a fellow "world" traveler, and allowed him access to a curious book.

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Last edited by Sigma on 8 December 2012 at 20:10
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