This page contains the trivia for Tigerstar.
- He was named Tigerclaw because of his long, "fearsome" claws.
- He has SkyClan blood through Gorseclaw.
- His sons, Bramblestar and Hawkfrost, are spitting images of him. He also bears a striking resemblance to his ancestor Gorseclaw.
- His grandson, Tigerstar, is named after him.
- In an interview with Victoria Holmes, she mentioned that Tigerstar's original name in the first draft of Into the Wild was Hammerclaw, but was changed because cats don't know what hammers are.
- In an Erin Hunter Chat it was revealed that both Sasha and Goldenflower truly did love Tigerstar.
- Vicky said that Tigerstar's death was the most fun to write.
- StarClan accepted Tigerstar as a leader because he led ShadowClan well. He made ShadowClan fearsome and strong again.
- Vicky has stated that his dark ambitions and actions are caused by his natural courage combined with Thistleclaw's mentoring.
- When Scourge struck Tigerstar, his claws hit nine major organs, resulting in Tigerstar bleeding to death from his veins, dying from his lungs punctured, liver damaged, and heart ripped.
- Vicky has said Tigerstar's greatest fear is physical weakness.
- Tigerstar is one of Kate's favorite villains.
- His name was printed "TigerStar" in The Darkest Hour.
- He was mistakenly called Firestar in Eclipse.
- He was once mistakenly referred to as Tigerpaw in The Darkest Hour, when Firestar reflected upon how different Ravenpaw seemed now that he no longer had anything to fear from his old mentor.
- In The Darkest Hour and Sunset, he was mistakenly called Tigerclaw.
- He was mistakenly referred to as a she-cat.
- He has been mistakenly described with a black muzzle, and called black.
- He has been mistakenly said to have died in the battle with BloodClan, despite dying days before.
- In The Ultimate Guide, during Tigerclaw's leadership ceremony, he is mistakenly called Tigerstar twice despite not receiving his nine lives yet.
- He was mistakenly described with yellow eyes.
- On the covers of the Tigerstar and Sasha arc, he is depicted as a paler brown tabby with green eyes.
The following information is from sources considered non-canon or retconned.
- In Secrets of the Clans, a 2007 field guide, Tigerstar is listed as one of ShadowClan's significant leaders and is described as ambitious, crafty, charismatic, and a brilliant fighter.
Notes and references
- ↑ Revealed in Erin Hunter Chat 4
- ↑ Revealed in Spottedleaf's Honest Answer
- ↑ Revealed in The Darkest Hour, chapter 6
- ↑ Revealed in Dawn, chapter 10
- ↑ Revealed in Into the Wild, allegiances
- ↑ Revealed in Firestar's Quest, pages 496-497
- ↑ Revealed in Long Shadows, page 85
- ↑ Revealed in an interview with Victoria Holmes
- ↑ 9.0 9.1 Revealed in Erin Hunter Chat 3
- ↑ Revealed in Erin Hunter Chat 2
- ↑ 11.0 11.1 Revealed in Erin Hunter Answers Your Questions Summer 2011
- ↑ Revealed in Erin Hunter Answers Your Questions Fall 2010
- ↑ Revealed on Vicky's Facebook
- ↑ Revealed in The Darkest Hour, page 197
- ↑ Revealed in Eclipse, page 105
- ↑ Revealed in The Darkest Hour, page 157
- ↑ Revealed in The Darkest Hour, page 125
- ↑ Revealed in Forest of Secrets, page 9
- ↑ Revealed in Into the Wild, page 2
- ↑ Revealed in The Darkest Hour, page 161
- ↑ Revealed in Mistystar's Omen, chapter 1
- ↑ Revealed in The Ultimate Guide, page 83
- ↑ Revealed in The Ultimate Guide, page 89
- ↑ Revealed in The Ultimate Guide, page 91
- ↑ Revealed in Pinestar's Choice, chapter 9
- ↑ Revealed in Moth Flight's Vision, page 207
- ↑ Revealed on the cover of Into the Woods
- ↑ Revealed on the cover of Escape from the Forest
- ↑ Revealed on the cover of Return to the Clans
- ↑ Revealed in Secrets of the Clans
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