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Remade as 

Thundercats (2011) (TV Series)

Edited from 

Referenced in 

Bubblegum Crisis (1987) (TV Mini-Series)
In epsiode 1, during the opening sequence on one of the billboards, Panthro briefly appears.
Adam and Joe's Wonky World of Animation (2000) (TV Movie)
Mentioned when Ed and Tom rattle off names of cartoons from their youth.
Y Tu Mamá También (2001)
A Thundercat action figure was mentioned in dialogue.
Family Guy: Brian Wallows and Peter's Swallows (2002) (TV Episode)
Neil mentions the show during Brian's song.
Bad Boys II (2003)
Referenced in dialogue
Little Britain: Episode #2.3 (2004) (TV Episode)
The TV program Kenny Craig is watching on TV is the 80's cartoon series Thundercats.
100 Greatest Cartoons (2005) (TV Special)
Talked about
Knight of the Living Dead (2005) (Video)
When walking in the woods, Charlie mentions that he would rather want to sit at home and watch the "Damn Thundercats".
American Dad!: Stan of Arabia: Part 1 (2005) (TV Episode)
Stan names his new wife after the title of this TV show
American Dad!: Stan of Arabia: Part 2 (2005) (TV Episode)
Stan names his new wife "Thundercat" after the name of this show.
Homestarrunner.com: Everything Else, Volume 2 (2006) (Video)
In "Halloween Fairstival", the Poopsmith is dressed as Lion-O
What Was I Thinking? The Making of The Angry Video Game Nerd (2006) (Video)
James' Dreamcast has a Thundercat insignia on it.
Night Junkies (2007)
"Thundercats or Transformers?"
Juno (2007)
Juno announces her water breaking with "Thundercats are go!"
Moving McAllister (2007)
Carl tells Rick that he's going home to watch this show.
South Park: Imaginationland (2007) (TV Episode)
Cheetara and Snarf appear in Imagination Land.
South Park: Imaginationland: Episode III (2007) (TV Episode)
Snarf is in Imaginationland.
Imaginationland: The Movie (2008) (Video)
Snarf is in Imaginationland.
Family Guy: The Man with Two Brians (2008) (TV Episode)
Mumm-Ra makes an appearance
Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People Episode 5: 8-Bit Is Enough (2008) (Video Game)
Strong Bad looking through the TrogSword in 20X6 refers to this show, mainly Lion-O's transformation
Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series: The Worst of Both Worlds (2008) (TV Episode)
Yami: "Holy Mumm-Ra!"
Psych: Lassie Did a Bad, Bad Thing (2009) (TV Episode)
Gus says, "Thundercats, ho!"
Fanboys (2009)
"Thundercats, ho!"
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Cereal Mascots (2009) (TV Episode)
Critic mentions the voice actor for Sonny of Coco Puffs and Lion-O are one in the same.
Tosh.0: Worst Best Man Speech (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Robot Chicken: Cannot Be Erased, So Sorry (2009) (TV Episode)
In the Oz parody, Lion-O is seen in place of the Cowardly Lion
Family Guy: Road to the Multiverse (2009) (TV Episode)
Lion-O is in the Robot Chicken universe.
The Thick of It: Episode #3.6 (2009) (TV Episode)
Ben suggests that Nicola looked like one of the Thundercats when she was interviewed on the news.
Family Guy: April in Quahog (2010) (TV Episode)
Stewie plays with a toy replica of Lion-O from this show
Nostalgia Critic: Free Willy (2010) (TV Episode)
"Sounds like Snarf from Thundercats getting neutered"
Ashen's Tech Dump: Bo-Starr (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Ashens in the opening monologue.
Animation Lookback: Hanna-Barbera Part 3 (2010) (TV Episode)
An animated series competing with Hanna-Barbera shows.
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: The Top 10 Characters of the Rankin/Bass Holiday Specials (2010) (TV Episode)
South Jersey Sam lists this as a Rankin/Bass produced series
Robot Chicken: Malcolm X: Fully Loaded (2011) (TV Episode)
Mumm-Ra attends the self-help seminar.
Family Guy: German Guy (2011) (TV Episode)
Peter comes up with an insult for Meg: "Thunderthighs are on the run, thunderthighs are loose".
Brows Held High: We Are the Strange (2011) (TV Episode)
"Snarf snarf."
Welshy Reviews: Red Dwarf (2011) (TV Episode)
"I was going through my Thundercats phase."
Mad: Super 80's/Captain America's Got Talent (2011) (TV Episode)
Lion-O can be seen dragging J.J. Abrams.
Dark Horse (2011)
posters and figurines in Abe's room
The Big Bang Theory: The Good Guy Fluctuation (2011) (TV Episode)
Leonard shows Alice a drawing that a cartoonist has made of him as Lion-O.
Mad: WWE Bought a Zoo/2 Broke Powerpuff Girls (2012) (TV Episode)
Tigra appears in the ThunderPants skit.
Psych: Heeeeere's Lassie (2012) (TV Episode)
Shawn hides the engagement ring inside a Snarf toy.
220 Volts: Anos 80 (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Nostalgia Critic: Heavy Metal (2012) (TV Episode)
The theme plays
Futurama: Decision 3012 (2012) (TV Episode)
"Thundercrats" sign
Moone Boy: Another Prick in the Wall (2012) (TV Episode)
Sean refers to the series.
Mask & Cape: Power-Con/Thundercon 2012 - Part 1 Thundercats (2012) (TV Episode)
Interviews with main voice cast of the original cartoon
Mad: Here Comes the Doom/Brain Purge (2012) (TV Episode)
The Thundercats sing instead of fighting Mumm-Ra.
Face Off: Heroic Proportions (2013) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned
Best of the Worst: The Killer Eye, They Bite, and Xtro (2013) (TV Episode)
Video case is shown.
Board James: Dream Phone (2013) (TV Episode)
Board James is wearing a Thundercats hat.
Toy Hunter: Battle for Seattle (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jordan, and he buys Lion-O and Mumm-Ra action figures.
Death Battle: He-Man VS Lion-O (2013) (TV Episode)
Lion-O is one of the combatants
Tosh.0: Furries Kid (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tosh
I Know That Voice (2013)
Discussed in the film
Tosh.0: Happy Birthday Katie (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tosh
James & Mike Mondays: Sonic '06 (2013) (TV Episode)
A Lion-O action figure is seen when Mike tries to get certain action figures to stand up on their own.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Wish List: Part 1 (2013) (TV Episode)
Thundercats action figures were seen in one of the old Christmas cataloge books.
The Goldbergs: You're Under Foot (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Adam.
Toy Hunter: $28K Wonder Woman (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned numerous times.
Psych: Shawn and Gus Truck Things Up (2014) (TV Episode)
Gus reclaims his Lion-O action figure from Henry's yard sale.
Toy Hunter: The Duke of Toys (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jordan.
Honest Game Trailers: Elder Scrolls: Skyrim (2014) (TV Episode)
Lion O mentioned
Digging Up the Marrow (2014)
Thundercats toy seen
Saturday Night Live: Chris Pratt/Ariana Grande (2014) (TV Episode)
Lion-O appears in the birthday wish sketch.
Teen Titans Go!: Halloween (2014) (TV Episode)
The Titans dressed like them in the flashback to the year before
The Goldbergs: A Goldberg Thanksgiving (2014) (TV Episode)
Adam wears a Thundercats t-shirt.
Honest Game Trailers: League of Legends (2014) (TV Episode)
Snarf mentioned
Best of the Worst: Wheel of the Worst #7 (2014) (TV Episode)
Rich mentions it.
Saturday Night Live: J.K. Simmons/D'Angelo (2015) (TV Episode)
Panthro mentioned on Weekend Update
The Big Bang Theory: The Skywalker Incursion (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Outside Xbox: Let's Play: Elder Scrolls Online - Tamriel Unlimited (2015) (TV Episode)
Jane likens her character in the game to Cheetara of the Thundercats.
Magic Mike XXL (2015)
Cheetara mentioned
Honest Trailers: Terminator Genisys (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by narrator
Blackcat Riffs: And Now a Word from Our Public Domain Sponsors (2016) (TV Episode)
"Thunderstrike! Ho!"
Phelous & the Movies: Noel (2016) (TV Episode)
also featuring the voices of John Crenshaw and Peter Newman

Featured in 

Full House: Tanner vs. Gibbler (1988) (TV Episode)
Michelle flips the TV to an episode of Thundercats
I Love the '80s Strikes Back: 1987 (2003) (TV Episode)
Clips from the television series are shown while the cast comment on it.
100 Greatest Cartoons (2005) (TV Special)
Clips are shown
Supernatural: Something Wicked (2006) (TV Episode)
In Dean's memories, Sam is watching an episode of Thundercats.
Supernatural: What Is and What Should Never Be (2007) (TV Episode)
As Dean is flipping through TV Channels Thundercats appears on one of the channels right before he sees the news broadcast about the anniversary of the Plane Crash of Flight 424
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Catchiest Theme Songs (2008) (TV Episode)
Number 8 Spot.
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Hottest Animated Women (2008) (TV Episode)
Cheetara in the number 6 spot
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: The Black Cauldron (2009) (TV Episode)
Hewy says the Horned King is like a cross between Mumm-Ra, Skeletor, and Palpatine.
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: The Last Unicorn (2009) (TV Episode)
Listed as a series made by Rankin/Bass, opening theme title shown
Familiar Faces: Familiar Faces #25: Top 11 Forgotten Openings (2010) (TV Episode)
A clip from this show is seen.
DVD-R Hell: Deception of a Generation: Part 1 (2013) (TV Episode)
This show is targeted by Gary and Phil as sinful.
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 TV Show Intros (2015) (TV Episode)
intro takes #3

Spoofed in 

Robot Chicken: Toyz in the Hood (2005) (TV Episode)
Lion-O and Mumm-Ra in traffic
Robot Chicken: Toy Meets Girl (2005) (TV Episode)
Lion-O, Panthro, Snarf and Cheetara appear in a sketch
Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story (2005) (Video)
There is a clip spoofing it, with two of the original voice actors providing the voices
Drawn Together: The Lemon AIDS Walk (2006) (TV Episode)
Panthro is among the characters taking steroids.
Robot Chicken: Federated Resources (2006) (TV Episode)
Lion-O becomes a housecat.
Robot Chicken: Endless Breadsticks (2007) (TV Episode)
After Snarf dies, Lion-O hires Mumm-Ra as a new housemaid
Robot Chicken: But Not in That Way (2009) (TV Episode)
Lion-O becomes a weather reporter.
Robot Chicken: Major League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2011) (TV Episode)
Snarf and Orko meet in an elevator and don't get along with each other.
Yu-Gi-Oh! 3D: Bonds Beyond Time Abridged (2011) (TV Movie)
Luna parodies Snarf and calls Yusei "Lion-O."
Robot Chicken: Botched Jewel Heist (2013) (TV Episode)
parody skit
Robot Chicken: Choked on a Bottle Cap (2013) (TV Episode)
parody skit
Robot Chicken: Rebel Appliance (2014) (TV Episode)
Parody skit
Robot Chicken: Up, Up, and Buffet (2014) (TV Episode)
Parody skit
Too Many Cooks (2014) (TV Short)
The character of Smarf based on Snarf

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