Jim Lake Jr. is an ordinary kid with a busy Mom and a yearning to have more adventure in his life. As it happens, Jim gets more than he wished when he finds a magic amulet under a bridge.calling to him. With that discovery, Jim finds himself recruited as the next. and first human, Troll Hunter, the champion of the Troll world. Together with his friend, Toby Domzalski, Jim discovers the world of Troll Market, where he begins his training under the tutelage of his new mentors, Blinky and AAARRRGGHH!!!, who also tell him of the threat of the Gumm Gumms, who scheme to release their leader, Gunmar the Black, to conquer both the Troll and Human worlds. In the struggle ahead, Jim and his friends will discover enemies and friends where they least expect them as their shadow war draws ever greater danger and complications into all their lives.Written by
Kenneth Chisholm (email@example.com)
When creating the show's narrative, Guillermo del Toro noted that he wanted a "bittersweet journey" for Jim, that he should deal with issues that most such "power fantasies" failed to address: "You can be in high school and you can have your problems, then you get all these powers and then you have a different set of problems. There is no such thing as a final great outcome." See more »
Jim Lake Jr:
[activates the upgraded Amulet of Daylight]
For the doom of Gunmar, Eclipse is mine to command.
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The Amulet of Daylight forms the DreamWorks Animation logo and Jim appears on the moon in Trollhunter gear. See more »