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** Very little space-travel going on in the UK. Maybe we're not as (un)lucky as Jack to have our house directly underneath the Giant's Kingdom.

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** Very little space-travel space travel going on in the UK. Maybe we're not as (un)lucky as Jack to have our house directly underneath the Giant's Kingdom.


* How did the monks know that Isabelle's fiancee stole the beans?

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* How did the monks know that Isabelle's fiancee fiancée stole the beans?


** They probably learned English via magic when Eric was controlling them the first time around. After all, the Crown wouldn't have been much use if they couldn't understand the orders he was giving them.

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** They probably learned English via magic when Eric Erik was controlling them the first time around. After all, the Crown wouldn't have been much use if they couldn't understand the orders he was giving them. Also, they use sheep and pigs for a food source and would know that livestock come in two sexes.

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** Looking at the other giants' faces, their heads in general tend to be a bit distorted: too elongated, too blocky, nose protruding too far, etc. In Fumm's case, his head's distortion is too ''broad'', which coincidentally makes him look more like a human from a broad-faced ethnic background than a narrow-faced northern European.


** Probably Isabelle ''wanted'' Jack to get credit for defeating the giants, because she figures her father will accept a hero for a son-in-law more readily than some jumped-up peasant.

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** Probably Isabelle ''wanted'' Jack to get credit for defeating the giants, because she figures her father will accept a hero for a son-in-law more readily than some jumped-up peasant. So she insisted that ''he'' wear it.


* Since there are no female Giants in Gantua, how do the Giants know to use feminine pronouns when referring to Isabelle? How do they even know what feminine pronouns are?

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** We never seen any evidence that these giants reproduce in the first place, and they probably don't age either, as they seem to ''personally'' remember their previous encounters with humans centuries ago. It's entirely possible that their whole race is supernatural in origin, and whatever process made Fallon have two heads as an individual quirk also make Fumm have a darker complexion. Maybe they were originally stone statues that became animated as flesh, and Fumm happened to have been shaped from a darker type of rock?
* Since there are no female Giants in Gantua, how do the Giants know to use feminine pronouns when referring to Isabelle? How do they even know what feminine pronouns are?are?
** They probably learned English via magic when Eric was controlling them the first time around. After all, the Crown wouldn't have been much use if they couldn't understand the orders he was giving them.


* Exactly, what race is Fumm supposed to be a part of? Some people have estimated either black or Aboriginal (personally, Im betting on the latter). Although, he might he Biracial, since his skin color is nearly identical to the other Giants (who have mostly Caucasian features), and if you look closely, his eyes are a bluish-green color. Still, that leaves a string of more questions, like: If hes half white, then whats the other half? and Are there (or were there) other Giants of color as well?

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* Exactly, what race is Fumm supposed to be a part of? Some people have estimated either black or Aboriginal (personally, Im betting on the latter). Although, he might he Biracial, since his skin color is nearly identical to the other Giants (who have mostly Caucasian features), and if you look closely, his eyes are a bluish-green color. Still, that leaves a string of more questions, like: If hes half white, then whats the other half? and Are there (or were there) other Giants of color as well?well?
* Since there are no female Giants in Gantua, how do the Giants know to use feminine pronouns when referring to Isabelle? How do they even know what feminine pronouns are?


* Exactly, what race is Fumm supposed to be a part of? Some people have estimated either black or Aboriginal (personally, Im betting on the latter).

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* Exactly, what race is Fumm supposed to be a part of? Some people have estimated either black or Aboriginal (personally, Im betting on the latter). Although, he might he Biracial, since his skin color is nearly identical to the other Giants (who have mostly Caucasian features), and if you look closely, his eyes are a bluish-green color. Still, that leaves a string of more questions, like: If hes half white, then whats the other half? and Are there (or were there) other Giants of color as well?


** Probably Isabelle ''wanted'' Jack to get credit for defeating the giants, because she figures her father will accept a hero for a son-in-law more readily than some jumped-up peasant.

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** Probably Isabelle ''wanted'' Jack to get credit for defeating the giants, because she figures her father will accept a hero for a son-in-law more readily than some jumped-up peasant.peasant.
* Exactly, what race is Fumm supposed to be a part of? Some people have estimated either black or Aboriginal (personally, Im betting on the latter).

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** Very little space-travel going on in the UK. Maybe we're not as (un)lucky as Jack to have our house directly underneath the Giant's Kingdom.


** [[spoiler:He's the one who defeated the giants' leader]].

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** [[spoiler:He's the one who defeated the giants' leader]].leader]].
** Probably Isabelle ''wanted'' Jack to get credit for defeating the giants, because she figures her father will accept a hero for a son-in-law more readily than some jumped-up peasant.


* Why the fuck does Jack wear the crown instead of Isabelle? They find it together, and she's the one whose ancestor it belonged to. I can't think of any reason for this other than sexism.

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* Why the fuck does Jack wear the crown instead of Isabelle? They find it together, and she's the one whose ancestor it belonged to. I can't think of any reason for this other than sexism.sexism.
** [[spoiler:He's the one who defeated the giants' leader]].


** It was mentioned that he held several government positions, and he might have been a competent (albeit evil) administrator. Maybe the king wanted a son-in-law with proven kingdom-ruling credentials?

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** It was mentioned that he held several government positions, and he might have been a competent (albeit evil) administrator. Maybe the king wanted a son-in-law with proven kingdom-ruling credentials?credentials?
* Why the fuck does Jack wear the crown instead of Isabelle? They find it together, and she's the one whose ancestor it belonged to. I can't think of any reason for this other than sexism.


* Why in the world was Isabelle engaged to Roderick in the first place? Not only does she make it clear she's not happy with the idea, but Roderick doesn't seem to have any notable reason why the king would think it'd be a good idea to force his daughter to marry him. Yeah, Isabelle had to marry nobility, but surely there were other options besides him?

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* Why in the world was Isabelle engaged to Roderick in the first place? Not only does she make it clear she's not happy with the idea, but Roderick doesn't seem to have any notable reason why the king would think it'd be a good idea to force his daughter to marry him. Yeah, Isabelle had to marry nobility, but surely there were other options besides him?him?
**It was mentioned that he held several government positions, and he might have been a competent (albeit evil) administrator. Maybe the king wanted a son-in-law with proven kingdom-ruling credentials?


*** The giants were always interested in invading the human lands again because they're greedy as hell and [[ToServeMan humans are delicious.]] But they were prevented from doing so by the lack of a beanstalk (remember, it was the monks who grew them, not the giants). Plus, even if they could grow a beanstalk, there was Erik's crown to worry about.

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*** The giants were always interested in invading the human lands again because they're greedy as hell and [[ToServeMan humans are delicious.]] But they were prevented from doing so by the lack of a beanstalk (remember, it was the monks who grew them, not the giants). Plus, even if they could grow a beanstalk, there was Erik's crown to worry about.about.
* Why in the world was Isabelle engaged to Roderick in the first place? Not only does she make it clear she's not happy with the idea, but Roderick doesn't seem to have any notable reason why the king would think it'd be a good idea to force his daughter to marry him. Yeah, Isabelle had to marry nobility, but surely there were other options besides him?

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