Highlander character jug produced in Canada circa 1985. The Highlander is an immortal swordsman who is in conflict with other immortals, leading secret lives that humanity is unaware of. The Highlander is depicted as someone who experiences emotional loss and loneliness due to his power, falling in love with people and forging friendships but knowing he will eventually outlast and lose them all. He is also an underdog being not as old, experienced, powerful, or physically intimidating as other immortals. The highlander's katana forms the handle of the jug.