greek mythology dreamcast: mads mikkelsen as hades & amber heard as persephone
although the underworld was always meant for the dead, the realm came to know one living inhabitant. her mother, demeter, fought to keep her away, but hades was cunning and cruel in his lust. unafraid of the penalties, how easy her abduction seemed, particularly with the girl’s hunger. it was not for him, although he maintained that it one day would be. she was desperate when she plucked a pomegranate from a tree, certain that no one had seen — but he had, of course, for it was his realm and she was his, as far as he was concerned. she bound herself to be his goddess, trapped as the queen of the underworld.