Dungeons & Dragons (1983– )

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A group of kids are thrown into a world where they must search for a way home, armed with magic weapons that an evil tyrant lusts for.

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 Hank the Ranger (27 episodes, 1983-1985)
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 Eric the Cavalier (27 episodes, 1983-1985)
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 Sheila the Thief (27 episodes, 1983-1985)
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 Presto the Magician (27 episodes, 1983-1985)
Tonia Gayle Smith ...
 Diana the Acrobat (27 episodes, 1983-1985)
Teddy Field III ...
 Bobby the Barbarian (27 episodes, 1983-1985)
Sidney Miller ...
 Dungeon Master (27 episodes, 1983-1985)
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 Additional Voices / ... (27 episodes, 1983-1985)
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 Venger / ... (26 episodes, 1983-1985)
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Six kids enter the Dungeons & Dragons ride at a local amusement park and are transported into the world of swords and sorcery, where, with the help of the Dungeonmaster and the unicorn Uni, try to find their way back home. Written by Michael Silva <silvamd@cleo.bc.edu>

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17 September 1983 (USA)  »

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Calabozos y dragones  »

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The character of Sheila is referred to as "Thief" only in the show's opening credits. She is never called "Thief" in any of the episodes, even by Dungeon Master (who prefers to call the kids by their titles, yet refers to Sheila by name). See more »

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Eric: [sarcastically] This is great. Now we're looking for a bunch of crybabies and a yacht club.
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One Of The Great Animated Series Of The 80's
29 April 1999 | by (Arkadelphia, AR) – See all my reviews

I grew up watching this back in the 80's and since I've been in college I've had the privilege of getting the series through a collector basis. This is arguably one of the greatest animated series of the 80's, I refuse to call it a cartoon because it is so much more than that! It had great voice actors like Willie Aames(Charles In Charge) and Don Most(Happy Days) providing life to the characters. The theme of the series was that a group of young teenagers and little Bobby go on a rollercoaster ride called Dungeons & Dragons it transforms them to another land in a different time. They try to get home with the guiding wisdom of Dungeon Master(Sidney Miller) and fight off various antagonists along the way, mainly the evil Venger! The characters had much depth to them and the reason I say it was the best because it's competition was Strawberry Shortcake and The Get Along Gang. No Contest! It was on from 83-86.


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