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Old 06-08-2009, 12:08 PM   #16
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Default Re: Steampunk Elves!

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Originally Posted by vitruvian View Post
For some reason, I'm seeing the dwarves (in the UK, at least) as having Scottish accents, rather than Welsh. Maybe it's the engineering stereotype. Knockers are Cornish, I'm not sure what the actual Scottish equivalent would have been.
Bah. The more civilized Dwarves should clearly speak with upper-crust Oxford accents, while the wild Elves should have Irish accents. Give the Gnomes and Hobbits... sorry, Halflings Cornish accents, and make Goblins use ridiculous French accents ("Fetchez la vouche!") for the sheer Whiskey Tango Foxtrot moments. Humans? They're Norse.
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