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Questions about Sergei Vasilievich Lukyanenko, the Russian author of the Night Watch Cycle series of books.

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Why does this character's existence not pose an imbalance of Dark and Light?

Spoilers ahead for books 2 - 6 of the series. I just finished reading all six books. Fantastic series. There is something that I don't quite understand, however. Nadya is an absolute enchantress. ...
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What is considered canon in Night Watch cycle?

I asked in this question whether Zabulon really loved Alica in the Night Watch cycle. The answers there inclines And that Zabulon is Now I am reading the Black Palmira's Face by Vladimir Vasiliev (...
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Did Zabulon really love Alisa?

In the Day Watch novel by Sergei Lukyanenko and Vladimir Vasilyev, at the end of Vitaly Rogoza part, we discover that Was his previously stated love real? Was he just using Alisa for the whole time?
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Why are 'Geser' and 'Zavulon' transliterated to Gesar and Zabulon?

In the original Russian version of the Night Watch series, I believe the heads of the Moscow Night and Day Watches are called Гесер and Завулон respectively. (I don't actually have a copy of any of ...
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Can they give that person the power back?

In the sixth book of the Night-Watch-Cycle Also, in the spinoff School Watch a djinn appears, which can draw things into existence. this spinoff plays before the sixth book as answered here: Do both ...
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Why didn't this character die?

In the book "Sixth Watch" The explanation they offered in the end is that the person was still human enough. Does this mean that every other can survive if they are human enough? And if so, why didn'...
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How is the sixth watch connected by blood?

In the 6th book of the Night Watch cycle, the story its much about the "sixth watch", a mysterious group of people. They consist of representants of six different parties, namely: Vampires, Light, ...
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Who is Shapoklyak and how did she reform?

In The Last Watch, there's a reference to a Russian character, Shapoklyak, from a children's tale named Cheburashka. Lukyanenko compares one of his characters to Shapoklyak as she too reforms at one ...
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How does Anton figure out that this person was one of the baddies?

In Last Watch, how does Anton figure out after the attack in the Samarkand Chaikhana that Edgar was the inquisitor in league with the Dark and Light magicians going after Merlin's hidden artefact?
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How much time has passed between Twilight Watch and Last Watch?

There appears to be a definite jump in time between the end of Twilight Watch and the beginning of Last Watch. Do we know how much time has passed? IIRC, Nadya was three in Twilight Watch. I vaguely ...
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How does Anton outwit Kostya?

In the climax of Twilight Watch, how exactly does Anton outwit Kostya? For a moment, I thought that he, with all the power at his command, might have moved the spacestation itself. But that sounds ...
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