You've guessed it - our name ARKi, is a play on the word Archetype.
If you've every heard of a ruler, jester, magician or a hero, to name a few, then you've heard of an archetype. Pronounced (ARK-uh-type) it's a character that creates an immediate sense of familiarity, allowing an instant connection and relatability. Essentially, they epitomise a personality type.
Have a look below at the 12 archetypes to see which ones you have living in your house.
The protagonist who rises to meet a challenge and saves the day
A character naturally driven to push the boundaries and explore the unknown
A character who continually supports others and makes sacrifices on their behalf
The wise one, ready to share their knowledge with anyone who asks
A funny character or trickster who provides comic relief, but may also speak important truths
The true romantic, guided by the heart
A kind, sincere and morally pure character
The one with a vision who lives to create using imagination and tools at their fingertips
A powerful and intriguing character who loves to perform tricks and illusions
A down to earth character people can easily relate to
The rebel and independent thinker who doesn't need to abide by society's demands