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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Series cast summary:
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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 production company referenced the role playing game's official source books for many of the various monsters the heroes faced. See more »

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Shiela: Make him tell what he did to Bobby! Where's my brother?
Diana the Acrobat: Take it easy, Sheila.
Shiela: But what if treason isn't the only thing he's guilty of? What if he's guilty of...
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Referenced in Forgotten Realms: Baldur's Gate II - Shadows of Amn (2000) See more »

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This show was good
20 May 2000 | by (Vancouver, Canada) – See all my reviews

I just caught an episode of Dungeons and Dragons after viewing a preview of the cgi series Action Man on the Fox network. I was a bit surprised to see this show listed since I remember it from almost 20 years ago! Shadowdemon was my favourite character.

At first the crude animation seemed a bit jarring, but after the first ten minutes I was hooked(again). Its a wonderfully imaginative and memorable series.

In addition to the comments already made by others I have to highlight the fantastic musical score by Robert J Walsh and Johnny Douglas. I remember their rousing music for Gi Joe and the Transformers. I had forgotten their work on D & D and now wish i could get in on tape!

Those shows from the 80s were so much better in story and execution than the sterile cgi shows pushed on saturday mornings these days.


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