Thunderstone

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  • 1999
  • 2 Seasons
  • 7.4  (371)

Thunderstone is an Australian family science-fiction series which tells the story of Noah Daniels. He and other survivors live underground after the Earth was devastated by a comet crashing into the planet. Because all life was destroyed above ground the remaining human beings are educated through holodecks, teaching them about the extinct life that once flourished on the surface. Noah is shot through time into the future due to his own work on the holodeck, and transported to a world where a group of children living in a place called Haven are fighting off an enemy known as Tao. Tao and his militant group seek control of Thunderstone, a resource with varying and powerful uses. The series was intended as a childrens television show, created and produced by Jonathan M. Shiff. It was originally aired for Network Ten but also ran on ABC kids. The entirety of its 52 episodes were broadcast from February, 1999 to January of 2000. Though the first season aired a total of 26 episodes, the second and third season only released 13 in each. The first season of Thunderstone focuses on Noah, as he travels back and forth through time obtaining extinct animals from the past to inhabit the lands in the future. Most of the episodes take place in Haven, however he does travel into the past before the comet strikes as well as into his own time-line throughout the show. Noah, who is played by Jeffrey Walker, is confronted by the Shadow Master. Realizing that the Shadow Master plans to become immortal through the use of Thunderstone, Noah and his friends work to stop him. Jeffery Walker is also known for his role in Ocean Girl, a series created by Jonathan M. Shiff Productions as well. Many of the locations, sets and even vehicles were reminiscent of Mad Max. Jonathan M. Shiff also opted for use of lives animals over computer generated creatures.

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Seasons
Before The Comet
13. Before The Comet
November 5, 1999
Noah and the Nomads take the Beast back to 2002 to destroy the Nemesis Comet and change history. Myah and her brothers attempt to stop them.
The Super Weapon
12. The Super Weapon
October 29, 1999
Noah and Arushka travel back to the year 2002 to try and stop the Nemesis Comet from hitting Earth.
Evacuation
11. Evacuation
October 22, 1999
Myah reveals the truth: she and her brothers were exiled to the past for stealing the Thunderstone cube. She tries to convince Noah to send them and the Beast back to 2235 so they can conquer. Meanwhile, North Col continues to fall apart.
The Bad Surprise
10. The Bad Surprise
October 15, 1999
Noah, the Nomads, Myah and her brothers work to finish the rain machine and save Haven from the drought.
New Hope
9. New Hope
October 8, 1999
After finding the huge block of Thunderstone in the Valley of Chazon, Noah and the others are faced with the challenge of transporting it from the past. Noah, along with Rorden, travels to North Col to procure supplies to upgrade the Beast.
The Mysterious Valley
8. The Mysterious Valley
October 1, 1999
As the drought continues in Haven, Myah and Rorden inform the Nomads of a way to end it. While helping Russel with a school project, Becky discovers a problem with North Col's pipes.
Disco Fever
7. Disco Fever
September 24, 1999
Rorden experiments with the PH-Ts and sends Sundance and Chip into the past. The Nomads learn more about Myah and her brothers.
Last Warning
6. Last Warning
September 17, 1999
Noah is given his last warning from Syndia about time traveling. Myah pretends to have a snake bite to get into the Nomad's home. Arushka and Sundance investigate a hidden place.
Becky's Trick
5. Becky's Trick
September 10, 1999
The Triumvirate votes that when Noah returns from Haven, he will be banished from North Col forever. Becky suggests an extreme measure to fix things. Geneva finds herself trapped when she falls into a hole which had been dug by Lyal.
Is Noah Banished
4. Is Noah Banished
September 3, 1999
Myah seeks out Noah so she can return to Haven. Arushka goes searching for Kwan. More questions arise about Haven's newest residents.
Broken Dreams
3. Broken Dreams
August 22, 1999
Noah comes up with an idea to harness lightning in order to power the PH-Ts and return home. Meanwhile, Kwan discovers that Monsoon has a pendant part which had once been his mother's.
Quick Sand
2. Quick Sand
August 20, 1999
In North Col, Becky uses Noah's hologram to cover for him. Meanwhile, Noah's PH-Ts are stolen and with no power for it, he is trapped anyway. Attempting to prove himself, Chip, feeling left out by Noah and Arushka, follows them.
The Old Peddler
1. The Old Peddler
August 13, 1999
In North Col, Noah has been perfecting his new invention - a holographic image of himself. While topside, he finds Dolly lying in the snow. When Dolly is discovered, Noah must do the one thing which has been banned - return to Haven. Meanwhile, in Haven, the Nomads are living a peaceful life with Arushka watching over the animals.
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Thunderstone is an Australian family science-fiction series which tells the story of Noah Daniels. He and other survivors live underground after the Earth was devastated by a comet crashing into the planet. Because all life was destroyed above ground the remaining human beings are educated through holodecks, teaching them about the extinct life that once flourished on the surface. Noah is shot through time into the future due to his own work on the holodeck, and transported to a world where a group of children living in a place called Haven are fighting off an enemy known as Tao. Tao and his militant group seek control of Thunderstone, a resource with varying and powerful uses.

The series was intended as a childrens television show, created and produced by Jonathan M. Shiff. It was originally aired for Network Ten but also ran on ABC kids. The entirety of its 52 episodes were broadcast from February, 1999 to January of 2000. Though the first season aired a total of 26 episodes, the second and third season only released 13 in each.

The first season of Thunderstone focuses on Noah, as he travels back and forth through time obtaining extinct animals from the past to inhabit the lands in the future. Most of the episodes take place in Haven, however he does travel into the past before the comet strikes as well as into his own time-line throughout the show. Noah, who is played by Jeffrey Walker, is confronted by the Shadow Master. Realizing that the Shadow Master plans to become immortal through the use of Thunderstone, Noah and his friends work to stop him.

Jeffery Walker is also known for his role in Ocean Girl, a series created by Jonathan M. Shiff Productions as well. Many of the locations, sets and even vehicles were reminiscent of Mad Max. Jonathan M. Shiff also opted for use of lives animals over computer generated creatures.

Thunderstone is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (39 episodes). The series first aired on February 12, 1999.

Where to Watch Thunderstone

Thunderstone is available for streaming on the Ten website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Thunderstone on demand at Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    February 12, 1999
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (371)