It is implied that security is strict in District 8 following the uprising and the citizens are desperate for hope. This is, in part, due to the eagerness of the district to add more genetic diversity in the population due to a deadly virus hitting the district years before which made many infertile. Katniss understands that it's because he doesn't want to have a debt towards her. He helped in the rebellion and then returned to District 12, where he remains an alcoholic even though he wasn't allowed to be one in District 13. She is around 80 years old and volunteered to take the place of a young woman, , to spare her. Caesar Flickerman The interview host for Games-related broadcasts. Has an addiction to alcohol, and gets drunk to escape the world around him.
The Peacekeepers ensure that the laws of the Capitol are obeyed and publicly punish those who break them. The name is the word for bread, and the name was derived from the Latin saying , referring to how the gave up their power in decision making for entertainment and food. Mockingjays become a link between Katniss and Rue, with the two using the birds to communicate. Both classes are easy to distinguish physically and generally socialize amongst themselves. During the course of the Second Rebellion, Beetee made a special bow and arrows for Katniss. In addition, there is the secretive District 13, where a rebel force is building strength. Peacekeepers maintain order and suppress dissidence through coercion and brutality.
During the Seventy-fourth Hunger Games, both tributes were killed in the bloodbath on the first day. One of the remaining tributes Foxface steals them and eats them. She just wants to keep her family safe and keep her head down. For example in the 50th Hunger Games, double the number of tributes competed, with 4 from each district. Country music legend and author Loretta Lynn reveals her love for squirrel meat in her cookbook,. All actions have consequences and The Hunger Games shows readers how these results might not be predictable. During the third Quarter Quell in Catching Fire, the Capitol uses jabberjays in the arena to demoralize the tributes by repeating faked screams of their loved ones.
But here there would be no shortage. However, they bred with female and created a new hybrid species, the. In The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, their appearance is different from the first film; they wear a full helmet, darker visor and heavier-looking armor, and carry. Her father was also a wonderful singer. Mockingjays are black and white birds created accidentally by the mating of engineered with female , after rebels discovered and defeated the jabberjays' purpose. The fences around each district are supposed to be electrocuted but because district 12 is sometimes lucky enough to get even 1 or 2 hours of electricity a day, their fence is usually not electrocuted.
The victor was , who won by discovering the properties of the surrounding the arena and using them to his advantage during the final battle with a girl from District 1, causing his attacker's thrown axe to fly back and hit her in the head. It is located in the and the district itself is split into two distinct housing areas and. Once the Games begin, the tributes from the Career-heavy districts typically Districts 1, 2 and 4 in the book, just 1 and 2 in the film tend to form an alliance until they are forced to fight among themselves to determine the winner. During the Victory Tour Katniss and Peeta try unsuccessfully to convince President Coriolanus Snow of their love. She is Finnick Odair's love interest and later becomes his wife. During the 74th Hunger Games, the rules are altered during the Games to allow two tributes from the same district to win.
GradeSaver, 6 December 2012 Web. District 13 had control of the primary nuclear weapons stockpile and the Capitol did not want a. After the 75th and final Hunger Games, Coin leads a second rebellion against the Capitol, which is successful. The lifestyle in District 13 is very strict because of their circumstances. While any actual feelings he had for her are unknown, at that time they could have won together, benefiting from the same rule amendment the Gamemakers had created to encourage Katniss and Peeta together. But in , after Katniss Everdeen's and Peeta Mellark's defiance of the Capitol in the 74th Hunger Games, the Head Peacekeeper is replaced by a much stricter and brutal one who destroys the Hob, which houses the black market.
You're gonna help him, right? Katniss has strong and independent survivalist instincts due to her difficult past and is good at thinking outside the box. This red-head from is hard to catch. District 13 was the source of the Capitol's firepower, until it was presumed destroyed by the First Rebellion. During the Seventy-fourth Hunger Games, and , the tributes from District 2, were formidable opponents. The two work together to hobble some of the likely victors, but Rue is brutally killed in the process.
She and Gale met when she was only twelve and he was fourteen. Her special skills include tree-climbing, extensive knowledge of edible wildlife, and outstanding accuracy with a slingshot. However, Peeta did warn Katniss and District 13 of an incoming attack, which led to a hastily planned rescue mission. Katniss and several other tributes are stung and hallucinate. Their lives are under constant surveillance by the Capitol to prevent them from organizing an insurgency or rebellion within the districts. It's implied that his crush on Katniss developed into full-blown infatuation when she refused to leave him during the 74th Games even though he was close to dying from sepsis and fully aware that he was to her at that point.
However, everything was designed by the Gamemakers to be either dangerous or poisonous, including all of the food and water, as well as the wildlife and vegetation. Katniss recognizes the leaves as something that her mother used, but by a different method. She lives with her little sister Primrose nicknamed Prim and her mother. Madge Undersee The daughter of District 12's mayor. The Capitol put down the rebellion and scorched District 13 to ashes, ostensibly wiping out its residents, or so they thought. Most tributes make for the Cornucopia to find food, water, weapons, tools, or other useful items; the most valuable and useful items, including weapons, are often placed closest to the Cornucopia itself.
Everdeen was born into the merchant class but married a coal miner. If I die, I still want to be me. Originally District 2 only specialised in stone cutting and mining, but after the Dark Days war it also was tasked with weapons production. Peeta's Father A baker in District 12. It follows a teenager, Katniss Everdeen, as she fights to survive in a dystopian, futuristic America. The Capitol twinkles like a vast field of fireflies. Not every district gets the same share of screentime in The Hunger Games series, but each one is still important to the Second Rebellion, either as an ally or an enemy.