05 Aug 2021
"The shadowy figure shifted forward and slim legs formed from under him, evolving into elegant steps, cautiously slow and calculating. Long thin hands stretched out beside its form, and fingers grew from them. They seemed to go on forever. Benedikt could not tear his eyes from the sight before him. A tall, slim and moist figure now stood in front of him and its large eyes held his gaze with the most delighted expression."
Stephanie and the rest of the LazyTown kids step up to the plate as heroes when they find a message from Sportacus, calling for help from a mysterious place called Álfheima. So they go on a journey to rescue him, meeting new friends in unexpected places and finding answers to questions that they never thought to ask.
Girl meets elf. Girl befriends elf. Elf takes girl home, and everything goes wrong.
... Or; By the power of old forgotten magic and my own twisted mind to bring some real grown up magic and angst into an Icelandic play for children, here we have an AU to "Benedikt Búálfur" in which my main idea was "what would happen if there was a REASON that children weren't allowed into Álfheima?". The rest is horrifying history.