Trending pages. Later on, the friends of Finn and Jake sing the "Time Adventure" song, allowing Simon and Finn escape from inside GOLB, although Betty decides to stay behind as a sacrifice and use the Ice crown (which was restored to its essential form, granting its wearer their deepest, truest wish) to wish GOLB out of existence. Over time, the crown altered his body and mind, causing him to gradually forget his old life. This is revealed in a slowed-down portion of Ice King's tapes in the episode … Marceline's story revolves around her male counterpart, Marshall Lee (voiced by Donald Glover ), who tries to flirt with Fionna (voiced by Madeleine Martin ). However, civil war broke out in the form of the War of the Five Kings after the death of Robert Baratheon as three kings claimed the Iron Thronewhile two others attempted to secede from the Seven Kingdoms. Simon had no recollection of what he had said or done while wearing the crown, though it was enough to frighten away his fiancée. Another episode about the Ice King and Marceline, this one goes deep into their backstory, from when Marcy was a child and Simon hadn’t yet turned into the Ice King. Click the button below to start this article in quick view. Simon decided to leave Marceline when he became afraid of what the crown was turning him into and that he could hurt her without being aware of what he was doing. and began singing "Oh, Fionna" to her, which caused her to awaken and madly berate him for opposing her when she was almost "successful" in using GOLB's power to cure him. He can cast ice lightning to freeze or strike targets and can summon blizzards at will to cover the land in snow. In ", Ice King has many characteristics similar to. Simon might be of Eastern European origin, due to his last name. The episode begins as Starchyis walking into his house with the "Golden Shovel Award for Gravediggers" where he places on his table. Plot Background. However, in "I Remember You," "Bad Little Boy," and "Princess Potluck" he was shown to be fatter than usual. Ice King creates a computer virus to delete everybody except him and Princess Bubblegum. Plot. In the context of the series, Marceline the Vampire Queen is a thousand-year-old vampire. Reunited once again, Simon and Betty embrace each other as the space they are trapped in begins to shrink. Marceline's story revolves around her male counter-part, Marshall Lee (voiced by Donald Glover), who tries to flirt with Fionna (voiced by Madeleine Martin). He is shown to cherish his fan fiction characters more than the real-life characters, and in "Mystery Dungeon," he tries to bring the characters to life, but he fails. Simon appears again in "Obsidian", set an unspecified amount of time after "Come Along With Me". They both wear glasses (although Milo's are large and clear-lensed and Simon's are small and blue-lensed) and both undertake trips to foreign lands that change their lives forever. Once inside, their powers are absorbed by the deity, causing the Ice King to become Simon again. All the latest gaming news, game reviews and trailers. In the mini-episode, "The Wand," he actually helps Finn and Jake regardless of the fact that Finn said to "sacrifice" himself, but unbeknownst of the fact that it also changed his face. His ice-based magic abilities come from a magical crown he wears, which directly causes his insanity. As a result, Betty is fused with GOLB and the two become one singular entity. 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Daenerys rescues the group from the Army of the Dead, and the Night King kills and reanimates Viserion. This might explain why Ice King likes Princess Bubblegum more so than the other princesses, and it may also suggest that some of Petrikov's desires have remained even after he lost his sanity and became the Ice King. Marceline described Hambo to Ash as her "favorite thing in the world." The episode takes place shortly after the Great Mushroom War that ended the world, and it finds a way to make the theme song from Cheers (of all things) an emotional moment. As his mind and body became further twisted by the crown, Simon thought himself "too far gone" to find an escape from its influence, though he hoped that he could one day regain his sanity enough so that Betty, his "princess," would come back and love him again. He became her protector for a time, risking his life to keep her safe, which sometimes involved using the power of the crown and eroding his sanity further. Plot This episode begins with Ice King singing the Fry Song to Gunter with a wig on his head resembling Marceline 's hair. Plot. when he responds to Jake's accusation of him stealing the crown with, "I didn't steal it. A part-time hobby soon blossomed into a career when he discovered he really loved writing about movies, TV and video games – he even (arguably) had a little bit of talent for it. Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I DON'T KNOW! As time passed, Simon began to lose his mind as he began to wear the crown, deteriorating in both mind and body over the years into his current state. In this episode, the princesses are tired of Ice King's crazy Fionna and Cake fan fiction stories, so Marceline stops by the Ice Kingdom to show him how to properly write a story. It taught him the secrets of the "ice and snow," so he would survive the Mushroom War, as it did for Farmworld Finn in "Finn the Human." The short focused on a boy named Pen (later renamed Finn in the television series) and a dog named Jake as they learn from the Rainicorn that the Ice King has kidnapped Princess Bubblegum, in the hope of marrying her.Declaring that it's "Adventure Time", Pen and Jake set off to the Ice King… It was also revealed that Ice King doesn't have proper underwear. He is later seen dressed in the Ice King's old robe wearing Gunther slippers and a toy crown playing in Marceline's freezer claiming that it is his way of coping with the trauma from years of being the Ice King after Glassassins break in. Around the time of the Mushroom War and before losing his sanity, he found a young Marceline crying in the wreckage. He wore a dark blue tunic and had a lengthy white beard that covered most of his body. While inside GOLB's "stomach" (along with Finn), Betty and Simon were digested and reverted back to their sane and non-magical forms, with the two completely reunited, with Simon now remembering Betty. The War of Five Kings greatly weakened the Baratheon dynasty, which had become a puppet of House Lannister after Robert's death t… Ricardio (heart) Even when they were in great danger, Simon struggled to keep Marceline happy and helped her to always see the best of their situation. Adventure Time is positively packed with lore and backstory, and the show has tackled some mature themes too. The Ice King is one of the main villains in Adventure Time who became more fleshed out over time. Despite this, Ice King reveals that he is on a diet in "What Have You Done?" When Finn finds and touches a porcelain lamb, it transports him into the spirit world, and only the Ice Kingcan help get him out. Originally depicted as a two-dimensional, humorously over-the-top villain trying to kidnap Princess Bubblegum on a regular basis, the character's personality was subsequently expanded, revealing him to be a kind-hearted but misunderstood old man with completely twisted senses of morality and social behavior, suffering from loneliness and memory loss. He appears in the episodes "Patrick's Coupon" and "The Nitwitting." Nose and beard grow even more and mind is possessed... Simon almost fully transformed into the Ice King. Even while being saddled with a great burden, Simon fought an apocalyptic world while fighting the omnipotent influence of the Ice Crown. Simon is later seen in Prismo's Time Room, seemingly wishing Betty back, only to have a similar result to when King Man wished to bring Margles back. Adventure Time: Hey Ice King! He is shown to be smiling, implying that he has moved on with Betty's sacrifice. He took on a very responsible role in Marceline's life, by not only protecting her and keeping her healthy but also by teaching her right from wrong and keeping her spirits high (as seen in "Simon & Marcy"). His vulnerability as a human was most evident just before he permanently became the Ice King. He proved to be the same way as a watchful guardian over young Marceline during the aftermath of the Mushroom War. In the episode ", Ice King is a quest-objective character in, Ice King is the main antagonist and one of the bosses in the video game, The Ice King's head was used in Cartoon Network's booth for. The series takes place in the Land of Ooo, which is home to any number of magical creatures, including vampires, sorcerers, and demons. Ice King is a short, blue, elderly man with unusually pointy fingers, pointy toes, sharp teeth, and a goblin-like nose. Plot The episode starts off with Princess Bubblegum running to an igloo, where Lady Rainicorn is. In "Come Along With Me" his optimism and courage is shown when he comforts Finn wisely telling him that no one gets to chose how they "go out" or die and at least they were together before being rescued. It is assumed that Simon Petrikov was enthused by his career choices (Archaeology and Anthropology) while Milo specialized proudly in Cartography and Linguistics. In "I Remember You," it is revealed that Ice King was a Professor of Archaeology and had discovered the ancient text of heroes, the Enchiridion, during an expedition to the Hindu Kush mountain range. After being told to arrest the Ice King, Finn and Jake face an ethical quandary when they realize the villain has not actually committed any recent crimes. Before the portal closes, the Ice Crown falls to the ground. The Ice King's crown bestowed upon him numerous powers in exchange for his sanity, most of which involved ice and snow. It is possible that Ice King was motivated to steal princesses partly by the fact that as Simon, he called Betty his "princess," and some subconscious part of his mind thought that if he stole princesses and forced them to marry him, he could find the same love Simon once had with Betty. Ice King is older than Marceline by precisely forty years, as seen in the episode "I Remember You" and clarified further in "Simon & Marcy." This can be seen in certain things he says and does. Finn at first confuses "he" for Jake, but Ice King clarifies that it is Gunter that he is looking for. Though (in earlier episodes) Ice King was portrayed as disagreeable and short-tempered due to his main antagonistic role, he is merely a nuisance and "isn't usually a serious threat," according to Princess Bubblegum. The newspaper heading reads, "Simon Petrikov Unearths Ancient Treasure," and was written by the journalist Bruce Guese. Both Simon and Milo are intellectuals fascinated with artifacts and history and both are driven to achieve their goals for the sake of knowledge. Ice King is rarely seen without his crown; without it he is powerless and he is revealed to have a short length of white hair atop his head. It’s pronounced Paw-rick, not Pad-raig. Category page. He could sense when someone is tampering with the snow and/or ice around the Ice Kingdom. The Ice King is a recurring antagonist of the series, and frequently steals princesses throughout Ooo; although he is often at odds with Finn and Jake, he is generally not a serious threat. Later seasons unveil his tragic backstory, revealing he was once a good human named Simon Petrikov who lost his mind, memories and loved ones due to the magic crown giving him his ice powers. He also met young vampire Marceline following the outbreak of the Mushroom War. The Ice King's powers and abilities are directly tied to the crown, however, and its removal will strip him of all his abilities until he puts it back on. Pendleton Ward explained in the commentary for "Loyalty to the King" on the Season 2 DVD set that Ice King frequently diets, but binges on food when depressed and regains weight. Before the outbreak of the apocalyptic Mushroom War, the Ice King was an antiquarian named Simon Petrikov. Showing all 4 items Jump to: Summaries (4) Summaries. After bringing the crown home, he put it on his head to make Betty laugh, but the crown caused him to blackout and experience odd visions. Ice King raids the house and tells the two that Gunter is missing, and after calming down due to Jake shapeshifting into a penguin and cuddling with him, Ice King explains that Gunter went missing while th… The Ice King is misunderstood, lonely, and only hopes of marrying a princess. It is theorized that he is Russian, because Petrikov is a Russian name. His clearer thinking could be due to an absence of the crown's influence. The Ice King is a recurring antagonist of the series, and frequently kidnaps princesses throughout Ooo; although he is often at odds with Finn and Jake, he is generally not a serious threat. Plot Background. They go to Finn and Jake, who promise to help them. Plot Background. Simon Petrikov, formerly known as the Ice King, is a major character conceived to be, but no longer acting as the main antagonist of Adventure Time. The Ice King has shown to be very skilled at the drums, once demonstrating a drum solo, and owned two drum sets, one of which was a green one with ". The Ice King's nose lengthened when he was near or wearing the crown, and shortened whenever he was far from it. It could be implied that the crown he wore only sought to protect him. 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