War Planets (1998–1999)
"Shadow Raiders" (original title)

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The inhabitants of four mutually hostile worlds must unite their forces to face the grave menace of an invading planet & population.

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Wednesday, June 16, 1999
S2.E25 The Long Road Home
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Paul Dobson ...
 Graveheart (8 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Jade (6 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Lamprey (6 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 King Cryos (6 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Emperor Femur (5 episodes, 1998-1999)
Matt Hill ...
 Prince Pyrus (5 episodes, 1998-1999)
Scott McNeil ...
 Blokk / ... (4 episodes, 1998-1999)
Donna Yamamoto ...
 Tekla (4 episodes, 1998-1999)
Jim Byrnes ...
 Grand Vizier (4 episodes, 1998-1999)
Tegan Moss ...
 Lady Zera (2 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Lord Mantel (2 episodes, 1998-1999)
Alec Willows ...
 Commander Feldspar (2 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Captain Blaze (2 episodes, 1999)
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At the destruction of Planet Tek at the hands of the planet-consuming Beast planet, Princess Tekla is the sole survivor. In desperation, she reaches a system where four planets named respectively Fire, Bone, Rock and Ice who continually raid each other for the resources that each planet needs. She crashlands on planet Ice where one such raid by the Rock people was confronted by the Ice people. A raiding party from the Beast attacks to silence her, but while they exterminate almost all the combatants, they are beaten back with the help of Graveheart, a miner of the Rock people and King Cryos of Ice. Princess Tekla appoints Graveheart with a massive critical task. Against all odds, he must build an alliance among the worlds to face the horror that is to come. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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Zera: Ice extinguishes fire, remember?
Prince Pyrus: Yeah, but fire still melts ice.
Zera: Touché.
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The best out of all of Mainframe's shows!
21 May 2000 | by (Toronto, Ontario) – See all my reviews

This is my number one favourite show. I like it even better than ReBoot. The reason it's not as popular as ReBoot is because it came at a VERY bad time. It came on when ReBoot ended. Everyone thought of it as a replacement for ReBoot, and did not want to see it. Even I didn't want to see it because I thought of it as a replacement as well, but I still watched it anyways and I loved it. Shadow Raiders/War Planets is much better than what most people think of it. It has awesome graphics, awesome characters, and awesome plotlines! I really hope that Mainframe will create a season three. For all you ReBoot fans who have refused to watch it or have not watched it much, WATCH IT OR WATCH IT MORE!! It is a really excellent show that you will probably love once you really get into it.


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