Skeleton Warriors

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  • 2016
  • 1 Season

The show Skeleton Warriors is a science fiction and fantasy animated series from the Comic-Con HQ. The plot revolves around a kingdom known as Luminaire, which is ruled by an evil sorcerer named Baron Dark. Baron Dark has a powerful army of skeletal warriors, which he uses to dominate and oppress the land. The show follows the quest of Prince Lightstar and his allies as they attempt to put an end to Baron Dark's tyranny.

The show was first broadcast in 1994 and ran for one season, consisting of thirteen episodes. It was created by Gary Goddard, who was a veteran of film and television production. The show was produced by Landmark Entertainment and Columbia Pictures Television, and it quickly gained a following among fans of science fiction and fantasy.

One of the most notable aspects of the show is its animation style. It combined traditional cel animation with CGI effects, which was a relatively new technology at the time. The result was a unique and visually striking show that set it apart from other animated series of the time. The animation was done by the Japanese studio Sunrise, which added to the show's international appeal.

The characters in Skeleton Warriors are distinct and memorable. Prince Lightstar is the charismatic and heroic leader of the resistance against Baron Dark. He is accompanied by his sister, Jennifer, and their loyal ally, Talyn. Together, they form a formidable force against Baron Dark's army. Other notable characters include Grimskull, a former member of Baron Dark's army who defects to the resistance, and Ursak, a powerful bear-like creature who fights alongside the heroes.

The show's mythology is also a major draw for fans. The Skeleton Warriors themselves are not mindless undead creatures but are imbued with a mystical power that makes them almost invulnerable. Baron Dark also has powerful magical abilities, which he uses to control his army and manipulate the land. Throughout the show, the heroes must uncover the secrets of Luminaire's past in order to defeat Baron Dark and restore peace to the kingdom.

One of the themes of the show is the power of friendship and loyalty. The heroes rely on each other for support and help, and they are willing to risk their lives for each other. This message resonated with viewers and added depth to the show's characters.

Overall, Skeleton Warriors is a classic animated series that still holds up today. Its unique animation style, memorable characters, and intriguing mythology make it a must-see for fans of science fiction and fantasy. The show is a relic of a bygone era when animated series were more than just toys for kids, and it remains an inspiration for future generations of animators and storytellers.

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Conflict and Consequences: Part 2
13. Conflict and Consequences: Part 2
January 1, 1970
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Conflict and Consequences: Part 1
12. Conflict and Consequences: Part 1
August 26, 2016
In preparation for the final battle, the heroic Legion of Light searches for the missing half of the Lightstar Crystal. Meanwhile, Ursak, Talyn and Prince Lightstar plan to free Dark's prisoners.
Long Live the King
11. Long Live the King
June 1, 1995
Before the final battle, Prince Lightstar returns to the moments of his childhood when his father was a king. When the Prince returns, he discovers that Baron Dark is planning to capture his father and crown himself King.
10. Overload
August 26, 2016
The battle rages between the Legion of Light and the Skeleton Warriors. Talyn is hit and knocked out of the sky, falling into a cave below. At the same time Baron Dark is beginning to charge his half of the Lightstar Crystal.
Brawl and Chain
9. Brawl and Chain
May 18, 1995
Grimskull and Guardian plan to destroy Baron Dark's new battleship, The Gorgon. Talyn and Prince Lightstar go to the Semigon kingdom to warn them of Baron Dark's imposing threat, but are confronted by Dagger and Shriek and are thrown in prison.
Past Perfect, Future, Tense
8. Past Perfect, Future, Tense
August 26, 2016
A massive dynamite explosion set off by Baron Dark traps the Legion Of Light inside a mountain. As they find their way out, Guardian retells Dr. Janov's Futurescope stories to the Lightstar siblings.
Harmonic Divergence
7. Harmonic Divergence
August 26, 2016
As Baron Dark continues to invade villages and enslave humans in his weapons factory, the Legion of Light decides that one of their own has to shut down the factory from inside. Guardian volunteers for the dangerous task and goes undercover.
6. Mindgames
August 28, 2016
Talyn and Lightstar are worried when Grimskull suffers from constant nightmares about Baron Dark. The nightmare becomes real when he suddenly falls into a coma.
5. Zara
August 26, 2016
A young woman named Zara, who also happens to be an old flame of Justin Lightstar, appeals to the Legion of Light for help when Baron Dark and the Skeleton Warriors invade her village stealing food and medical supplies.
Boes of Contention
4. Boes of Contention
August 26, 2016
For the first time, the humans discover a way to stop a Skeleton Warrior when Talyn discovers that by removing a Grimskull and some Legion of Light commandos investigate what is believed to be the new Crystal Chamber, but instead find a data crystal.
Heart and Soul
3. Heart and Soul
August 31, 2016
For the first time, the humans discover a way to stop a Skeleton Warrior when Talyn discovers that by removing a Warrior's heartstone, that Warrior is instantly refleshed. Ferris leaves the Legion of Light.
Trust and Betrayal
2. Trust and Betrayal
August 31, 2016
Someone has betrayed the humans and the Legion of Light is captured by Baron Dark. All fingers point to their brother Grimskull because he has the ability to mentally connect with the evil Baron Dark.
Flesh and Bone
1. Flesh and Bone
August 31, 2016
Discover a spectacular animated world where good meets evil in a sci-fi collision of high technology and mythic fantasy. When the Lightstar Crystal is split into two, the kingdom of LuminiCity is plunged into darkness and divided into two warring factions.
  • Premiere Date
    August 31, 2016