The College of Runes, or“Rune-iversity” as we like to call it, is the most magical school in the universe! Only the most talented students are invited to attend classes and learn the Runes’ awesome power.
So far there are 14 of us but we are always on the look out for new recruits. Here you can find out a bit about our personalities, our magic styles and meet our pets who help us to learn and cast magic Runes.
Prof Cornelius Carbuncle– has spent his life searching for the Elixir of Eternal Life until one day he stumbled across a dusty old scroll which showed promise and quickly he prepared the potion. The moment the potion passed his lips he knew something was wrong. The potion worked but left an unexpected side effect; he lost all his memories and his magic had gone!
Personality - Grumpy Old Know-All
Magic Style– Alchemy, Powerful All-Round
Pet -‘Mr Jones’, A Fluffy Library Cat
Weapon - Potions, Magic Staff
Cassie (a good witch!) works long hours cleaning the College of Runes. The youngest daughter in a large family of witches in Salem there is no money left to pay for her schooling. Her only friends are her pet lemur“Peepers” and the school ghost Kalamazoo. She watches the Doodlers with envy wishing to join their tournaments and maybe one day become a real witch.
Personality - Helpful, Friendly
Magic Style: Strong Curses, Weaker Damage
Pet:‘Peepers’ Long-Toothed Tarsier
Weapons: Magic Vacuum Cleaner, Magic Pin In Hat
Djin– After falling off a cargo ship and bobbing around in the ocean for hundreds of years, Djin’s home, a battered old lamp, finally washes up on the shores of Staten Island NY. Sadly after years of sea sickness and never granting wishes Djin has forgotten his magic and heads to the College of Runes to learn the rune that grants wishes!
Personality - Serious, Menacing
Magic Style - Fire Magic: High Damage
Pet -‘Dogg’, A Dog
Weapons - Bling, Fire, Tattoos
Fey - Is a girl who just wants to be left alone! Born with magical powers she tries to hide and, struggling to fit in, she wishes for an escape… possibly the College of Runes?
Personality - Moody Goth
Magic Style - High Defence High Damage
Pet -‘Mort’, A Bunny
Weapon - Wand Of Thorns
Hyperion– With the power of the Wish Rune in his control, Hyperion could save Atlantis and his people but a light from the heavens spoke to him demanding an extra condition– his world would be saved but only if he stayed with them, using his skills and powers to protect the power of the One Wish Rune by those unworthy.
Personality - Ancient Atlantean Demigod
Magic Style - All-Powerful
Pet -‘Naga’, A Cobra
Weapon - Staff And Shield
Kaleb– Orphaned at an early age, Kaleb was raised in the College of Runes. Kaleb’s father, like his father before him, taught at the College and was regarded as one of the most powerful wizard of all time.
Personality - Hard Working, Dedicated Apprentice
Magic Style - Arcane Magic: Good All Round
Pet -‘Cackles’, A Mischievous, Magic Mouth
Weapon - Grimoire Pages
LoPang– LoPang’s story begins with an old proverb“Jade that is not chiselled cannot become a gem”. Life at the College teaching the same lessons year after year, was without challenge. After much thought he decided to forget all his magic, clear his mind and face the greatest challenge of his life…he rejoined the College but this time as a student, not a professor.
Personality - Honourable, Strong And Silent
Magic Style - Tattoo Magic, High Damage And Curses
Pet -‘Shenlong’, A Dragon
Weapon - Tetsubo Brush
Madrugada– Is a teacher at the College. Life, or indeed death as a Vampire can be lonely. After hundreds of years alone, never aging a day, she wanted nothing more than to be mortal; normal. At the College she hoped her wish could be granted.
Personality - Teacher, Strict, Cold, Calculating
Magic Style - Shadow Magic, High Damage And Mind Control
Pet -‘Nibbles’, A Vampire Bat
Weapons - Fans, Teeth!
Nadia– Growing up amongst the gypsies of Salamanca in Spain Nadia was born with the ability to see the future and forced by her family to read fortunes for gold. Nadia is tired of lying for a living and whilst searching her crystal ball for help, she sees the College of Runes before her and knows what she must do.
Personality - Sassy Fiery Gypsy
Magic Style - Tarot Magic: Powerful Curses
Pet -‘Phanto’, A Spirit Guide
Weapons - Tarot Cards, The Evil Eye
Nigel– Is the world’s greatest techno-mancer, using both magic and technology together! Impressive for a boy from Nether Wallop, England! After months of work, Nigel finally completes his greatest work, The Gizmo– a magic-battle-bot! But it needs some improvements and so he accepts the invitation of a scholarship at The College of Runes hoping the masters of magic can teach him more to improve Gizmo.
Personality - Nerdy Geek
Magic Style - Technomancy: High Damage, High Defence
Pet -‘Buzz’, A Flying Magi-Gadget
Weapons - Golem And Magi-Gadgets
Rainbow– In Valhalla, the gods live a life of fun and adventure free to do as they please, except Rainbow. Every year she asks to go to college but the answer is always no! So she has no choice but to sneak out of her room with her magic backpack“Pandy” and her father’s magical sword and head to the College.
Personality - Determined And Serious
Magic Style - High Damage And Defence
Pet -‘Pandy’, A Panda Bag
Weapon - Magic Sword
Samedi - Deep in the jungles of Haiti, Samedi has been studying Voodoo with the books his mother left him. But he’s not the most careful student…and accidentally turns his brother, Bokio, into a Voodoo Doll! The book was published at the College of Runes so they set off hoping they must know how to undo the spell.
Personality - Laid Back, Calm, Yet Unpredictable
Magic Style– Voodoo, Powerful Curses
Pet -‘Stitches’, A Voodoo Doll
Weapons - Cane, Voodoo Pins
Strat - Lives in Central Park NYC where each night the other elves and pixies meet to play their enchanted and winsome music about stupid stuff like flowers and ponies… much to his disgust! Strat just wants to ROCK! Sadly no one understands him or his music but knowing that great bands are formed at college he leaps at the offer by his parents to send him away!
Personality - Punk Rocking, Prankster
Magic Style– Tricks, Music Magic
Pet -‘Wa-Wa’, A Skunk
Weapons - Guitar
Princess Tiffany– Born in a fairytale castle in Beverly Hills CA, Tiffani is a princess and she knows it!! Her father, King Iggle, has grown tired of his spoiled brat and sends her to college to get her out of the house! Giving her his Platinum Card and tells her“GO and learn to be a proper lady, and don’t come back until you have”.
Personality - Vain, Spoilt, Prom Queen
Magic Style - Mirror Magic, Strong Curses, Good All-Round
Pet -‘Todd’, A Frog Prince
Weapons - Magic Mirror, Withering Glare
Title: DOODLE HEX
Genre: Magic Strategy
Platform: Nintendo DS
Release Date: OUT NOW
For further information please contact:
Tel: 020 8309 3706
Oliver Birch, Marketing Manager
Tel: 020 8309 3710
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