Merlin is a legendary figure best known as the wizard featured in the Arthurian legend. The standard depiction of the character first appears in Geoffrey of Monmouth's Historia Regum Britanniae, written c. 1136, and is based on an amalgamation of previous historical and legendary figures. He is ...

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Did Camelot fall after Arthur Pendragon's death?

After Arthur's death, leadership of Camelot passed to Gwen. But without a strong king to win single combat challenges for the crown, did Camelot fall in an enemy's hands? Or did Gwen marry somebody ...
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After this character's death, why does Merlin not return to Camelot?

In the show finale, after death, why does Merlin not return to Camelot? Why does he instead choose to hang out in the same area for the next 400 or so years??
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Fantasy TV Show from the 80s i saw on Public Television when a kid

I really vaguely remember this television program with this actor that had striking blue eyes kinda looked like Ramsey Snow from game of thrones. The show was about a boy whom was sent back in time ...
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In the BBC Merlin finale, when he loses this does he also lose this?

Massive Spoiler Alert: (kinda) In the next-to-last episode of the BBC Show Merlin, When this happens, does he also lose his ability to speak with dragons? If not, then why didn't he have the ...
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Why didn't Morgana reveal that Merlin was a warlock to Arthur?

Many times Morgana tried to kill Arthur and Merlin, and each time she failed. Why didn't she simply reveal that Merlin was a warlock in order to fracture the long-term friendship between Arthur and ...
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What elements of Arthurian Legend are adopted in Harry Potter?

We know for a fact that Merlin (in the potterverse) was in Slytherin house and did indeed live during King Arthur's Court whilst also pertaining to the same enemy named Morgana. (source) What other ...
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Merlin's Wisdom and proverbs

Many years ago I saw a Merlin's movie where he used a proverb something like this: Is not the sword who makes the knight!!! ( this is not the correct sentence, but similar). Could someone tell ...
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In DC the New 52 are Adam One and Merlin the same person?

In issue number 2 of Stormwatch we learn that at the creation of the universe a powerful being named Adam One with the form of a very old white human male who is apparently British was created and ...
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How does T. H. White's Merlyn experience time?

In ‘The Once and Future King’ it is clear that Merlyn was "born backwards in time", but I cannot determine exactly what that means. In ‘The Sword in the Stone’ chapter three, Merlyn says: “Now ...
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In Harry Potter, Who is Merlin?

In Harry Potter, who is Merlin and what is his role in wizarding history? His contribution to the wizarding history is apparently known from the fact that some special honors are named after him, ...