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The Dark Crystal is also really sad, and gave me many, many nightmares about the apocalypse of the gelflings at the hands of the skeksis when I was a child.
Katia Ivanova – That would be the exceptionally young woman who was recently beaten up in the street by pensionable guitar-skeksis Ronnie Wood.
The full-size skeksis puppet was *glorious* Alas, my illegal photography was foiled by a dead battery...
I love Dark Crystal (though it scared the crap out of me when I was a kid – those skeksis freaked me out big time).
Incidentally, I was going with Mike Keesey's Terrambulator skeksis until I googled Terrambulator and discovered that the term has already been used elsewhere (though not for an organism).
Few things can be more terrifying than the sight of Ronnie Wood, dressed in a girl’s leather jacket and looking like a kind of glam rock transvestite skeksis, lunging at you with his fists raised in anger.
I’m a little curious how they’re bring back the skeksis unless Chamberlain is the name of the combined creature as well as the Skeksis it had split into.
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