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War Planets 

Shadow Raiders (original title)
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.E12 The Long Road Home
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Paul Dobson ...
 Graveheart (14 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Emperor Femur (11 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Jade (10 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Prince Pyrus (10 episodes, 1998-1999)
Scott McNeil ...
 Blokk / ... (9 episodes, 1998-1999)
Donna Yamamoto ...
 Tekla (9 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Grand Vizier (7 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Lamprey (6 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Lady Zera (6 episodes, 1998-1999)
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Storyline

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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TV-Y7
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16 September 1998 (USA)  »

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Graveheart: So tell me, do you enjoy talking to yourself? You know, if you destroy this planet, you destroy yourself as well.
Blokk: A small price to pay for your death.
Graveheart: I can't let you do this.
Blokk: Ha! Come and stop me, little man. I will enjoy putting you out of MY misery!
Graveheart: Funny... I was just about to say the exact same thing.
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A Great 3-D Animated Show
23 August 2004 | by (New York City) – See all my reviews

"Shadow Raiders" or "War Planets" as I usually called it was one of the best 3-D animated shows there ever was. It was one of the shows on my WB 3-D animated show line up on Sunday mornings. It had a great plot, good special effects, and I liked the different type of characters on it. It's too bad it was canceled before its time (before it could become a big hit)!

My favorite episodes were: "Behold the Beast", "Uneasy Hangs the Head", and "RagnaRok", parts one and two.

Overall I really enjoyed this show and wish it lasted longer. Anyone who likes 3-D animated shows I believe would like this show. I give this show 9/10 stars.


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