Swat Kats: The Radical Squadron (1993–1995)

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Two demoted fighter pilots battle evil as high flying masked vigilantes.

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 Razor / ... (23 episodes, 1993-1994)
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 T-Bone / ... (23 episodes, 1993-1994)
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 Commander Ulysses Feral / ... (22 episodes, 1993-1994)
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 Callie Briggs / ... (19 episodes, 1993-1994)
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 Ann Gora / ... (15 episodes, 1993-1994)
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 Mayor Manx / ... (14 episodes, 1993-1994)
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Mechanics by day, the masked Swat Kats trio are a crack force defending Megakat City from criminal masterminds and monsters. Well-crafted, meticulously-animated children's science-fiction in faithful anime style, with well-rounded characters, ongoing storylines and rakes of humour. Written by Cynan Rees <cynanrees@hotmail.com>

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SWAT Kats crew (the crew of this show) did request on finishing 3 unfinished episodes after they finished working on Second Season of Jonny Quest Real Adventures in 1996/1997. But the executives denied their request. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Razor: Bingo!
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Referenced in Gamesmaster: Episode #5.12 (1995) See more »

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One word: Wow
21 May 2004 | by (Bolton, England) – See all my reviews

What an INCREDIBLE show!

Too bad only 2 seasons of episodes were made and it was taken off the air for unknown reasons. I guess some people thought it was a little too mature for the audience of cartoon network.

I remember when I was 15 or so I used to watch the Swat Kats TWICE a day, EVERY day (that's as often as the episodes were shown). I loved it and I was addicted to it! My heart was broken when I found out they're taking it off.

The animation, music, character voices were done incredibly well. The plot was ever - entertaining and written very carefully. It was always solid, never tedious or silly or annoying.

Simply put, it was just a pleasure to watch the Swat Kats - from the beginning scene - the awesome episode opener with the incredible background music - to the very end of every episode with the swat kats kicking tail and saving megakat city.

I loved everything in it - the cool gadgets, the turbokat (swat kats' airplane), the characters...

Well this is getting a bit too long.

Just go and see it if you can find it somewhere!


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