It is also the only major city mentioned in the trilogy. Since that, the life in the districts has been poor and miserable, as they have to give most of their food, coal or power to the Capitol. During the last two years of the war, the rebels had successfully managed to cut off vital food supplies of the Capitol. Foundation The Capitol's military operations were thus based in District 2's mountains. The Capitol Games is a fanfiction written by VividlyVisceral, based on the young adult trilogy The Hunger Games. In a cruel twist therefore, any who read the Hunger Games books are in essence, taking on the role of someone in the Capitol, as the reader too is watching children fight and kill each other for "entertainment". An important conflict in the novel ‘The Hunger Games’, by Suzanne Collins, is the conflict between the districts and the Capitol. After Katniss and Peeta's failure to distinguish the dissent within the districts during their Victory tour, President Snow announced the third quarter quell, in which victors were forced back into the arena as tributes. It is based upon the three books and four movies and features all the locations seen in it: the Tribute Center, Presidential Palace, Caesar's theater, City CircleTigris's shop, Gamemakers room, betting room and I have also included shops, apartments, cinema's, restaurants, colleges and schools. Capitol citizens are extremely wealthy and life moves very slowly until the Games, which make them all the more anticipated. Proximity to both the mountains to the east and the large body of water to the west suggests it could somewhere near the location of present-day Salt Lake City. Additionally, even the Capitol had a black market, which Coriolanus Snow once purchased a pair of dark pants from.[2]. These are all of the characters from the Capitol (The Capital of Panem). They take pride in betting on the tributes simply for bragging rights, not understanding or showing any regard for the horror their government is committing by forcing the games upon the districts. The Final Hunger Games. Following the victory of Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark in the 74th Hunger Games, unrest began growing in the districts once more, particularly the outlying and most impoverished districts, such as 11 and 8. The Hunger Games trilogy Districts 1, 2, and 4 typically have a better relationship with the Capitol and therefore receive more, have better food, and are graced with other various goods. A Capitol residence showing off the city’s extreme wealth and luxury. Everything is luxurious and overwhelming for the tributes that arrive from the poor districts (for example, food dispensers and showers with over a hundred buttons). Citizens of the Capitol are far removed from the deprivation and open oppression of the twelve Districts, and are generally preoccupied with fashion, parties, and mass entertainment like the Hunger Games. Rocky Mountains, Panem The residents seem oblivious to the fact that, although they go through lots of food and still have plenty left over, many of the districts' residents are starving. Katniss' POV. Some residents are sponsors for tributes and pay money for packages of supplies that are then delivered to them in the arena. However, rebels led by District 13 eventually take control over the Capitol and execute its President Coriolanus Snow. At least, that's what the Capitol would like everyone to believe. In the world of the Hunger Games this is somewhat shocking, because the Capitol seems to be an omniscient force that controls everything. The people who live in the Capitol are culturally distinct from the rest of Panem, speaking with strange accents; their voices are high pitched, their jaws barely open when talking, and their tone at the ends of their sentences going up as if they're asking a question (this particular trait is present in real life Californian English). Even 10 years after the rebellion, the effects were still felt within the Capitol, as some streets Snow walked across still had rubble. Elite Capitol citizens partying at the 74th Hunger Games Victory Tour. Sixteen-year-old Katniss Everdeen, who lives alone with her mother and younger sister, regards it as a death sentence when she is forced to represent her district in the Games. Also, the more blood and fighting there is in the arena, the greater the entertainment for the Capitol. The Capitol has no localised city government as the central government of Panem is housed at the Capitol. Preview this quiz on Quizizz. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. It is based upon the three books and four movies and features all the locations seen in it: the Tribute Center, Presidential Palace, Caesar's theater, City CircleTigris's shop, Gamemakers room, betting room and I have also included shops, apartments, cinema's, restaurants, colleges and schools. The most powerful and wealthy citizens resided on the Corso, a palatial and grand residence with a wide avenue made of marble and granite. It also changed the shape of the continents, and in the cas… The new president of Panem, Alma Coin who leads the rebellion, is soon killed by Katniss after realising that she has planned to make another Hunger Games involving the children of the Capitol, therefore making her as evil as Snow. The games are broadcast through the Capital and the twelve districts to entertain and intimidate the population. The sadistic event was at the center of Suzanne Collins YA book trilogy, which was then adapted into a four-film series with Jennifer Lawrence playing the lead role of Katniss Everdeen. Capitol citizens control the government as all members of President Snow's cabinet are Capitol members. The districts have no political representation since all power is invested in the central government in the Capitol, with a President acting as the supreme leader of the nation. In The Hunger Games, when Katniss and Peeta are talking on the roof the night before their enter to the arena, Peeta admits that it would be hard to tell if they were wearing any fancy costumes, because you might as well mistake their ordinary clothing for a costume. For the past months I have tried to replicate the Capitol from "The Hunger Games". In opposite of poor districts, people in the Capitol live in extreme luxury and wealth. The Hunger Games author Suzanne Collins created her Capitol characters as vain characters who love to adorn their bodies with everything from fake lashes to … The food Capitol residents eat is extremely rich and appears in exotic and beautiful patterns, such as bread rolls shaped like flowers and oranges served with a sauce. The Capitol takes advantage of the suffering, using it as a tool of control, to keep the districts in line and in servitude. Tigris was a minor character that first appeared in the Mockingjay book, which in turn opened the door for the character's debut in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 with actress Eugenie Bondurant.As a citizen of the Capitol, the woman in her mid-80 served as a shopkeeper during the Second Rebellion.Due to her surgical alterations that made her look like a feline, it was insinuated … The first part of the theory speculates that the games are a way to decide which districts should be feared. Ruthless Imperialists For the Quarter Quell, a shocking twist is added to the Hunger Games: It will be Capitol children who are reaped. The Capitol Games is a fanfiction written by VividlyVisceral, based on the young adult trilogy The Hunger Games. In order to bring fans into the city of Panem, Ignition Interactive created an HTML5 extravaganza developed in partnership with Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 bringing to life elements of the Capitol that have never been seen or experienced before. The Hunger Games is a 2012 American dystopian science fiction action film directed by Gary Ross and based on Suzanne Collins's 2008 novel of the same name.It is the first installment in The Hunger Games film series and was produced by Nina Jacobson and Jon Kilik, with a screenplay by Ross, Collins, and Billy Ray.The film stars Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth … The full-scale uprising, which after several months, ultimately led to the takeover of all 12 districts by the rebel forces, led and supported by District 13 and its military arsenal. Although was this unbeknownst to the rest of nation, as it was portrayed by the Capitol that District 13 was defeated by Capitol forces themselves, with the district destroyed and left radioactive. To be in, they commonly wear colorful, weird clothes and wigs. In order to have a good time at a party and eat as much as they want, Capitol residents drink a liquid (similar to ipecac) that causes them to vomit, thus providing enough room in their stomachs for more food. The President of Panem heads a cabinet whose members are chosen by the president himself. The Hunger Games, Catching Fire, Mockingjay, The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes. The Capitol is the primary antagonistic faction of The Hunger Games trilogy, being the leader of the twelve districts of Panem and a fascist-minded totalitarian state that brutally represses the districts and keeps them under its heel. After the 75th Hunger games ended with Katniss blowing up the arena, many districts turned to full-scale rebellion against the Capitol, with Districts 1, 3, 8 and 11 being the first the seperate from Capitol control. The Capitol is surrounded by twelve outlying districts over which it rules absolutely.The Capitol is the home of the dictatorial President Coriolanus Snow and several major characters. Prior to the Second Rebellion, The Capitol was a tyrannical dictatorship, led by President Snow (before his death) and previously President Ravinstill, and held total political and economic dominance over Panem, enforcing its rule through an army of Peacekeepers, capital punishment, propaganda, the fear of nuclear devastation (like District 13), and the Hunger Games. Citizens from the districts were still eligible for citizenship within the advanced city well up to right after the first rebellion, as the Plinth family had earned a life in total wealth and power by deciding to side with the Capitol during the war within District 2. The Hunger Games star Alexander Ludwig has made things official with Lauren Dear.. However, at some point about 3 years into the rebellion, with both District 13 and the Capitol having both their nuclear arsenals pointed at one another had diplomatically agreed to sign a peace treaty, allowing the Capitol to gain full control of the 12 other districts once more, and allowing District 13 to function independently from the rest of Panem. In District 12, teenager Katniss Everdeen is a great hunter and archer. This year will be the last year of the Hunger Games. There was just one more vote on the Games than not to have the Games. It is located in the western, mountainous section of former North America. For example, Effie Trinket is extremely insensitive and callous to the suffering and poverty that Tributes go through, and is intensely optimistic and enthusiastic about the prospect of the Games, and continuously flaunts her own (Imaginary) involvement and possession of Peeta and Katniss when they win the Games. Thanks to plastic surgery, the citizens', as well as their pets' bodies are dyed in bright colors. The economic development of the districts is thus extremely limited, and nearly all citizens live in abject poverty. Crimes The three symbols that I looked at were the Mockingjay, Bread and the Capitol. Headquarters The Capitol, the shining symbol of Panem, the center of our people, the home of the Hunger Games! “The idea of actually losing Peeta hit me again and I realized how much I don’t want him to die. As such, this led to starvation and poverty of the Capitol citizens, as many families had to sell their goods including furniture and clothing to the black market to scrape by. Out of all the districts, District 2 is the most loyal to the Capitol. The Capitol is harsh and cruel and keeps the districts in line by forcing them all to send one boy and one girl between the ages of twelve and eighteen to participate in the annual Hunger Games, a fight to the death on live TV. Together with Peeta Mellark, they head by train to the Capital to be prepared … Unlike the twelve districts of Panem, the Capitol does not have to offer children for the Hunger Games, although the idea was discussed in Mockingjay. Appearances Panem Plutarch Heavensbee, a resident from the Capitol who aids the rebels, implies that most the people of the Capitol have traded their political/social asparations in exchange of panem et circenses. Panem loves its citizens. Snow theorised that the virus strain most likely came from a coyote from the mountains, starved dogs or bats. Type of Villains The Hunger Games Wiki is a FANDOM Books Community. However, sometime in the past, an unknown cataclysm occurred which caused sea levels to rise rapidly and unexpectedly. There is also an academy and university for the brightest and most well-connected students. Romulus ThreadCaesar FlickermanClaudius TemplesmithAntoniusEgeriaPlutarch Heavensbee (formerly)Effie Trinket (formerly), Cruel and unusual punishmentsUsage of illegal operationsAbduction of adolescentsImperialismFascismPsychological warfareTerrorismTortureStarvation and GenocideHuman ExperimentationAbuse of human rights. Following the end of the First Rebellion and the destruction (in reality, secession) of District 13, the Capitol looked to District 2 as the new center of its military-industrial complex. District 13, unbeknownst to the other districts, was the Capitol's primary weapons supplier as its industry was in military arms production and nuclear weapons development and research, which had been instrumental to supporting the First and Second Rebellions. It's presumed that many Capitol residents have made a life into the Capitol due to their immense wealth, privilege and power from the districts. 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