Everyone knows that 'evil' cats go to the Dark Forest, and 'good' cats go to StarClan. But what defines 'Good' and 'Evil'?
Let's take Tigerstar to start. He is the classic movie villain, evil, cunning, hatable. I admit, I hate him, but as a villian I love him. Most will say he deserves the Dark Forest, and though he did a lot of 'evil' deeds, why? First, he had an awful lot of influence from Thistleclaw, who is just mental. Thistleclaw encourages this violent behavior (like attacing Scourge), and teaches him that strong, bloodthirsty warriors are best for leaders. But also remeber that he only tried to be loyal and be the best warrior he could. And he was a good warrior. Remember how Firestar was shocked at his death, his violent, cruel dea…Read more >
There will be spoilers for the Power of Three and possibly Omens of the Stars too.
We all know what happened to Ashfur. He got rejected by Squirrelflight. He tried to kill her, her 'kits', and seemed totally insane, spilling all the secrets out. But why?
Perhaps he was lonely. He always loved Squirrelflight, that is certain. And she pushed him away. That would make anyone lonely, right? To see the cat you love with another mate is sure to make you feel lonely and unloved. Perhaps trying to kill Hollyleaf, Jayfeather and Lionblaze was his attempts at getting her back, though saying that, he did go about it in totally the wrong way.
Or maybe he was sad, and hated his life, and kits that could have been his. As he watched the kits grow up, surely …Read more >