[LMB] What makes a character irredeemable?

Gwynne Powell gwynnepowell at hotmail.com
Sat Jul 27 04:14:03 BST 2019

From: Royce Day <sirtalen at gmail.com>

Okay, Dondo was just vile before, when he came on to Iselle at the
reception, and got his brother to screw Cazaril out of his ransom. I'm
pretty sure he hit peak Irredeemable when he arranged for Teidez' tutor to
be murdered, and then threatened to rape Iselle if she dared to say no
during her marriage ceremony.
That said, it's important to remember that Dondo got taken up by the
Bastard due to the delayed Death Magic that Cazaril performed. It's a
little ambiguous as to whether a properly performed Death Magic ritual wil
just work automatically, or the Bastard ignores the plea if the target
isn't awful enough in His opinion.
-Royce in MD

Gwynne: Dondo isn't just self-centred, he really enjoys hurting and
humiliating people. Martou does what he sees as necessary; Dondo
takes whatever he wants, but really likes it if someone suffers when
he does it.

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