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** [[ItsAllAboutMe Mr. McGuire]], from season 1's "[[Recap/TheLibrariansS1E06AndTheFablesOfDoom ...and the Fables of Doom]]", is a [[BitchInSheepsClothing seemingly-kindly old librarian]] who discovers a [[ArtifactOfDoom magic book]] that can give strength to the user. Using it to drain the life of a little girl and more innocents, he begins unleashing fairy tales on the local town to terrorize them, all while continuing his "stories" to the child. [=McGuire=] reveals he intends to kill everyone in the town via [[ImmortalityImmorality harvesting their lives]], gloating that he has given so much to the town and now they can give him their lives in turn.





* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot: The second season finale has a TearJerker storyline of [[spoiler:Eve and Flynn might possibly stuck in 16th century England, described as "the most magical place on Earth"]]. This could have opened up a horde of possibility on how the remaining members would deal with it and how to get their friends vack, possibly an entire arc or even season instead of resolving it in 10 minutes.

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** [[spoiler:Morgan Le Fay]] went into hiding at the end of "And the Rule of Three" to prepare for "What is to come". After three apocalyptic events, she never show up again. Her relationship with Jenkins is also never explored.
* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot: TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot:
The second season finale has a TearJerker storyline of [[spoiler:Eve and Flynn might possibly stuck in 16th century England, described as "the most magical place on Earth"]]. This could have opened up a horde of possibility on how the remaining members would deal with it and how to get their friends vack, back, possibly an entire arc or even season instead of resolving it in 10 minutes.


* SheReallyCanAct: Those who only familiar with Creator/RebeccaRomijn from the ''Film/XMenFilmSeries'' and ''Series/UglyBetty'' are genuinely surprise to see her performance here, especially in the heavier episodes.

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* SheReallyCanAct: SugarWiki/SheReallyCanAct: Those who only familiar with Creator/RebeccaRomijn from the ''Film/XMenFilmSeries'' and ''Series/UglyBetty'' are genuinely surprise to see her performance here, especially in the heavier episodes.

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* CompleteMonster: In a world of adventure and magic where AllMythsAreTrue, some figures stand out as true monsters:
** [[PsychopathicWomanchild Katie Bender]], from season 1's "[[Recap/TheLibrariansS1E08AndTheHeartOfDarkness ...and the Heart of Darkness]]", is the true master of the House of Repose. Once a member of the monstrous SerialKiller Bender family, Katie stumbled upon the wish-granting house and enslaved it, using it to travel time and space to lure in men, women and children so she can sadistically toy with and eventually murder them. Luring in the Librarians via playing an innocent child, Katie soon reveals her own monstrous nature, revealing the grand total of her victims makes her the most prolific murderer in history.
** [[Literature/ThePictureOfDorianGray Dorian Gray]] himself, from season 2's "[[Recap/TheLibrariansS2E07AndTheImageOfImage ...and the Image of Image]]", is {{the hedonist}}ic owner of Club Effigy. Having bound his soul into a painting to achieve {{immortality|Immorality}}, Dorian lures in innocents to the club so he may trick them into painfully absorbing his own sins from the painting to destroy them, all while he remains young and beautiful. Dorian seduces and tempts people into the club, exposing them to his magic, while also keeping the young woman Eve magically bound to him. Despite his claims of victimhood, Dorian is a vicious, hedonistic sociopath willing to destroy and damn countless innocents so as to [[ItsAllAboutMe not lose an eternity of enjoyment]].


* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot: The second season finale has a TearJerker storyline of [[spoiler:Eve and Flynn might possibly stuck in 19th century England, described as "the most magical place on Earth"]]. This could have opened up a horde of possibility on how the remaining members would deal with it and how to get their friends vack, possibly an entire arc or even season instead of resolving it in 10 minutes.

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* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot: The second season finale has a TearJerker storyline of [[spoiler:Eve and Flynn might possibly stuck in 19th 16th century England, described as "the most magical place on Earth"]]. This could have opened up a horde of possibility on how the remaining members would deal with it and how to get their friends vack, possibly an entire arc or even season instead of resolving it in 10 minutes.


* SpiritualAdaptation: The series has a surprising amount in common with the WebOriginal/SCPFoundation universe. To whit:

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* SpiritualAdaptation: The series has a surprising amount in common with the WebOriginal/SCPFoundation Wiki/SCPFoundation universe. To whit:

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* AuthorsSavingThrow: In Season 4, Flynn Carsen supposedly [[spoiler:left the library]] after a brief talk with Nicole about his desires and where he wants to be in life. This is in stark contrast to all his characterization thus far, and many fans were relieved when [[spoiler: It was revealed that he initially refused her offer, reaffirming that the library was a part of him that always pushed him forward in life. He was in fact kidnapped against his will.]]


* BaseBreakingCharacter: Flynn Carsen has become something of a base-breaker as of the third season. On the one hand, he was the star of the movies that preceded the show, and still has fans. On the other hand, the series survived its first two seasons with minimal involvement from him (as Noah Wyle was busy filming ''Series/FallingSkies'' until that series ended in 2015), and since becoming a regular, he has a tendency to take the focus away from the other cast members. Plus, while he's supposed to be a brilliant Librarian, the episodes often force him into the role of TheMillstone, making what should probably be rookie mistakes for someone who is supposedly so experienced.

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* BaseBreakingCharacter: Flynn Carsen has become something of a base-breaker as of the third season. On the one hand, he was the star of the movies that preceded the show, and still has fans. On the other hand, the series survived its first two seasons with minimal involvement from him (as Noah Wyle Creator/NoahWyle was busy filming ''Series/FallingSkies'' until that series ended in 2015), and since becoming a regular, he has a tendency to take the focus away from the other cast members. Plus, while he's supposed to be a brilliant Librarian, the episodes often force him into the role of TheMillstone, making what should probably be rookie mistakes for someone who is supposedly so experienced.



* SheReallyCanAct: Those who only familiar with Rebecca Romijn from ''X-Men'' and ''Series/UglyBetty'' are genuinely surprise to see her performance here, especially in the heavier episodes.

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* SheReallyCanAct: Those who only familiar with Rebecca Romijn Creator/RebeccaRomijn from ''X-Men'' the ''Film/XMenFilmSeries'' and ''Series/UglyBetty'' are genuinely surprise to see her performance here, especially in the heavier episodes.

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** The Patron Saint of Thieves is better known by another name: [[SantaClaus Saint Nicholas]].


** In episode s02e03, a color photograph of a young Jenkins in late 20th century clothes is displayed during Jenkins' presentation, which lead to believe that he was quite young during the 70s [[spoiler:despite already being 15 centuries old]] and aged [[spoiler:normally]] from there.

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** In episode s02e03, "And What Lies Beneath the Stones", a color photograph of a young Jenkins in late 20th century clothes is displayed during Jenkins' presentation, which lead to believe that he was quite young during the 70s [[spoiler:despite already being 15 centuries old]] and aged [[spoiler:normally]] from there.



** Morgan Le Fey also tips off the identity of Jenkins in "The Librarians and the Rule of Three," but only to people who caught her call him [[spoiler: Galeas]] and are knowledgeable enough to know [[spoiler: Galeas]] is an alternate name for [[spoiler: Galahad]]

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** Morgan Le Fey also tips off the identity of Jenkins in "The Librarians and the Rule of Three," but only to people who caught her call him [[spoiler: Galeas]] [[spoiler:Galeas]] and are knowledgeable enough to know [[spoiler: Galeas]] [[spoiler:Galeas]] is an alternate name for [[spoiler: Galahad]][[spoiler:Galahad]]



** It even affects Baird, perhaps even more so as she was designated the role as a [[PrincessClassic Princess]].

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** It even affects Baird, perhaps even more so as she was designated the role as a [[PrincessClassic Princess]].{{Princess|Classic}}.



** In episode 4 of season 2 Cassandra ends up bonding with a girl named Lucy, and the two quickly become close over their shared intelligence and Lucy's budding interest in magic. [[spoiler: When Lucy gets captured by the monster of the week, Cassie goes into full AlwaysSaveTheGirl mode and risks both her own life and many more to save Lucy.]]

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** In episode 4 of season 2 Cassandra ends up bonding with a girl named Lucy, and the two quickly become close over their shared intelligence and Lucy's budding interest in magic. [[spoiler: When [[spoiler:When Lucy gets captured by the monster of the week, Cassie goes into full AlwaysSaveTheGirl mode and risks both her own life and many more to save Lucy.]]



* MagnificentBastard: While the BigBad of the season are usually this, many of the one-off villains count as well. Special mention to the [[spoiler:Oracle of Delphi]], who runs circles everyone around her ([[spoiler:[[BadassGay her wifes/pritesses]], the Librarians, Eve]]) and would have succeed in [[spoiler:defeating her prophecy ''for the second time'' and taking Eve's destiny life force in the process if not for [[BigGood the Library]] and [[SpannerInTheWorks a random student]]]].

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* MagnificentBastard: While the BigBad of the season are usually this, many of the one-off villains count as well. Special mention to the [[spoiler:Oracle of Delphi]], who runs circles everyone around her ([[spoiler:[[BadassGay her wifes/pritesses]], wives/priestesses]], the Librarians, Eve]]) and would have succeed succeeded in [[spoiler:defeating her prophecy ''for the second time'' and taking Eve's destiny life force in the process if not for [[BigGood the Library]] and [[SpannerInTheWorks a random student]]]].



** Ariel is a one-episode wonder, who does not appear in the season finale, and hasn't appeared in Season three.

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** Ariel is a one-episode wonder, who does not appear in the season finale, and hasn't only appeared in the penultimate episode of Season three.2, and not at all since.



* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot: The second season finale has a TearJerker storyline of [[spoiler:Eve and Flynn might possibly stuck in 19th century England, described as "the most magical place on Earth"]]. This opens up a horde of possibility on how the remaining members will deal with it and how the two will go back, possibly an entire arc or even season instead of resolving it in 10 minutes.

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* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot: The second season finale has a TearJerker storyline of [[spoiler:Eve and Flynn might possibly stuck in 19th century England, described as "the most magical place on Earth"]]. This opens could have opened up a horde of possibility on how the remaining members will would deal with it and how the two will go back, to get their friends vack, possibly an entire arc or even season instead of resolving it in 10 minutes.


* SpiritualAdaptation: The series has a surprising amount in common with WebOriginal/TheSCPFoundation universe. To whit:

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* SpiritualAdaptation: The series has a surprising amount in common with WebOriginal/TheSCPFoundation the WebOriginal/SCPFoundation universe. To whit:


** At the end of "The Image of Image", the Librarians have [[spoiler:''[[Literature/ThePictureOfDorianGray Dorian Gray]]]]'', a [[TheSociopath sociapathic]] GreenEyedMonster who is both savvy in technology and magic, in their bag: [[spoiler:His image is bound to Eve while the Librarians have Jenkins and Ezekiel to keep him in check in case he tries to reverse it]]. His BlessedWithSuck curse is stated to be possible to be reverted and opens up interesting possibility to be a TeethClenchedTeamwork and possibly some CharacterDevelopment with the Librarians. [[spoiler:But Gray refuses and [[ItMakesSenseInContext Eve jumps off of a building to kill him]]]].

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** At the end of "The Image of Image", the Librarians have [[spoiler:''[[Literature/ThePictureOfDorianGray Dorian Gray]]]]'', a [[TheSociopath sociapathic]] sociopathic]] GreenEyedMonster who is both savvy in technology and magic, in their bag: [[spoiler:His image is bound to Eve while the Librarians have Jenkins and Ezekiel to keep him in check in case he tries to reverse it]]. His BlessedWithSuck curse is stated to be possible to be reverted and opens up interesting possibility to be a TeethClenchedTeamwork and possibly some CharacterDevelopment with the Librarians. [[spoiler:But Gray refuses and [[ItMakesSenseInContext Eve jumps off of a building to kill him]]]].


* SpiritualAdaptation: The series has a surprising amount in common with Wiki/TheSCPFoundation universe. To whit:

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* SpiritualAdaptation: The series has a surprising amount in common with Wiki/TheSCPFoundation with WebOriginal/TheSCPFoundation universe. To whit:


%%** Lamia's name.

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%%** Lamia's name.* LauncherOfAThousandShips: Cassandra has been shipped with every single members in the main cast. The show doesn't help either with the reveal that she is officially BiTheWay and has an attraction to Jenkins.

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* SheReallyCanAct: Those who only familiar with Rebecca Romijn from ''X-Men'' and ''Series/UglyBetty'' are genuinely surprise to see her performance here, especially in the heavier episodes.

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