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“It seems to show us our greatest fears.”
“How do you know?”
“Because when I look at it, I see myself becoming my father.”
Lloyd and Nya, "The Explorers Club"

The Mirror of Fears is a mystical mirror which shows the greatest fear of anyone who looks into it in its reflection. It is currently located in the Explorers Club.

History

At some point, the mirror was found by an archeologist from the Explorers Club and placed in their artifact collection.

The Explorers Club

When Lloyd, Zane, and Nya break into the Explorers Club to steal the second Scroll of Forbidden Spinjitzu, they encounter the mirror amongst many other dangerous and quirky relics. When Lloyd looks into its reflection, he sees his father, who he fears becoming like. From this, he determines the mirror shows them what they feared most. In its reflection, Nya sees herself as normal, having never unlocked her True Potential, while Zane sees himself as purely robotic, with no traces of his humanity. Lloyd warns the others that none of these reflections are real and urges them to move on.

Abilities

When a person looks at their reflection in the mirror, rather than see themselves, they see the embodiment of their greatest fear.

Appearances

Ninjago

Season 11: Secrets of the Forbidden Spinjitzu

Trivia

  • The ice labyrinth from Possession is similar, since a person sees theif self differently: in the Mirror of Fears they see their worst fear and in the ice reflection they seem their future self.
  • Nya's reflection wears her casual clothes from "The Mask of Deception", which look similar to her movie counterpart's casual design.
  • The mirror is similar to the Mirror of Erised from Harry Potter. Both are magical ornate mirrors that do not show true reflection. The difference is that the Mirror of Fears shows fears, while the Mirror of Erised shows desires.
    • One character from the Harry Potter series also saw his father in the mirror.
  • The mirror also resembles the Dark Side Cave from Star Wars to some extent. Both manifest visions of their users' worst fears. The difference is that the Mirror of Fears shows its users' fears as nothing more than reflections, while the Dark Side Cave manifests fears as physical entities.
    • The mirror reveals that Lloyd's worst fear is becoming like his father, in the same way as the cave reveals Luke Skywalker's fear of becoming Darth Vader (though Luke still had not learned that Vader was his father when he ventured into the cave).
  • Tommy Andreasen said the mirror would show him a perfect reflection of himself, because it is his greatest fear.[1]

Gallery

References

Objects

Artifacts

Amulet of Protection · Amulets of Wojira (Storm · Wave) · Bell of Divinity · Blade Cup · Book of Spells (Spell of Transformation) · Celestial Clock · Chest Vortex · Dragon Armor (Blade · Chestplate · Helmet · Shield) · Golden Armor · Helmet of Shadows · Idol of Unity · Jadeblade statue · Lantern · Map of Dens · Map of Fangs · Map of the Golden Weapons · Maps of the Oni Mask of Hatred · Medallion · Mirror of Fears · Oni Masks (Deception · Hatred · Vengeance) · Realm Crystal · Sacred Flutes · Scrolls of Airjitzu · Scrolls of Forbidden Spinjitzu · Sphinx · Teapot of Tyrahn · Underworld helmet

Technology

Arcade cabinets · Artificial limbs · BorgPad · BorgWatch · Compact converted jiggly compressor · Infovision · Jay's guitar · Original Prime Empire arcade cabinet · Perfect Match · Prime Empire motherboard · Robo-arm · Robot dogs · Samurai X suit · Shrinking pill · Sparring bot · Spider Hacker · Thermolytic Inverter · Time apparatus · Wu Bots · Zane's Martial Arts Movie Club · Zane's power source

Miscellaneous

Blue Dragon Amulet · Chen's Chair · Cliff Gordon's replica · Credits · Cyrus Borg's statue · Elemental Forges (non-canon) · Energy cubes · Evil statues · Fangpyre skeleton · Fireblock SPF-3000 · Health boards · Hearth Fire · Ice Shackles · Inventories · Jacob's sitar · Kai's headband · Lilly's necklace · Loot boxes · Minidroid Chess · Mister Cuddlywomp · Monastery Mural · Mystery Dust (non-canon) · Nadakhan's pocketwatch · Ninja action figures · Nya's fan · Plundar's dice · Police Commissioner's model boat · Ramne noodle cart · Sea scrolls · Shintaro wings · Soda guzzler · Titanium statue · Vermillion eggs

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