Sectuars was a syndicated miniseries, comprised of five half-hour segments. Symbion, an idyllic planet, fell victim to a misbegotten lab experiment. The resultant insect-like mutants, ... See full summary »
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
Unknown  

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

In a world where arcane magic and futuristic technology coexist, a brave tribal warrior with a mysterious ring and a brave female warrior from the futuristic city in the sky must battle an evil warlord who holds an orb of tremendous power.

Director: Tom Burton
Stars: Allison Argo, Peter Cullen, Pat Fraley
Animation | Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Director: John Kimball
Stars: Ron Feinberg, John Stephenson, B.J. Ward
Animation | Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Directors: Andy Kim, Ray Lee
Stars: Charles Adler, Jack Angel, Arlene Banas
Action | Animation | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A first season component of the Funtastic World of Hanna-Barbera, Galtar and the Golden Lance was an outer space sword and sorcery affair featuring a light-hearted blonde warrior named ... See full summary »

Stars: Joe Alaskey, Bob Arbogast, Michael Bell
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

In the distant future, a team of four high tech Star Sheriffs defends frontier space colony Yuma from outlaws, as well as Outriders, an army of humanoid alien beings called Vapors, led by mysterious Nemesis, who need Yuma's resources.

Stars: Townsend Coleman, Pat Fraley, Pat Musick
Animation | Short | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

See what happened before Optimus Prime and Megatron came to Earth.

Directors: Harold Hayes Jr., Craig Phillips, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Peter Cullen, Frank Welker, Mark Ryan
Rambo (1986)
Animation | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

On Colonel Trautman's request, John Rambo leads special unit The Force of Freedom against paramilitary terrorist organization S.A.V.A.G.E. (Specialist-Administrators of Vengeance, Anarchy and Global Extortion) all over the globe.

Stars: Neil Ross, Alan Oppenheimer, Mona Marshall
Animation | Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

When Scientists discover Sun Spores, an alien plague that instills a hatred so overwhelming that anyone infected won't stop until everything in their path is destroyed. Soon, the scientists... See full summary »

Directors: Andy Kim, Ray Lee
Stars: Scatman Crothers, Peter Cullen, Dan Gilvezan
C.O.P.S. (1988–1989)
Animation | Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A team of specially enhanced policemen fights crime in the year 2020.

Stars: Ken Ryan, Zevi Wolmark, Len Carlson
Faeries (TV Short 1981)
Animation | Short | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

The king of the faeries sends for a young hunter after his shadow escapes and threatens his kingdom.

Director: Lee Mishkin
Stars: Hans Conried, Craig Schaefer, Morgan Brittany
The Karate Kid (TV Series 1989)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Animated series (loosely) based on the film series, in which Daniel, Miyagi and new friend Taki travel the world in search of an ancient Japanese talisman.

Stars: Joey Dedio, Robert Ito, Janice Kawaye
Voltron: Fleet of Doom (Video 1986)
Animation | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The heroes and villans from both Voltron series (the Lion Voltron and the Vehicle Voltron) team up for the ultimate battle of supremacy with the fate of the universe hanging in the balance!

Director: Franklin Cofod
Stars: Jack Angel, Michael Bell, Peter Cullen
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Arthur Burghardt ...
 Spiderflyer / ... (5 episodes)
...
 Mantor / ... (5 episodes)
Laurie Faso ...
 Bitaur / ... (5 episodes)
...
 Dargon / ... (5 episodes)
Michael Hack ...
 Seacor (5 episodes)
...
 Additional Voices (5 episodes)
Peter Renaday ...
 Battle Beetle / ... (5 episodes)
...
 Waspax / ... (5 episodes)
...
 Additional Voices (5 episodes)
...
 Raplor / ... (5 episodes)
Edit

Storyline

Sectuars was a syndicated miniseries, comprised of five half-hour segments. Symbion, an idyllic planet, fell victim to a misbegotten lab experiment. The resultant insect-like mutants, organized by leader Spi drax, into the Terror Troops, threatened to destroy the universe. The chastened lab scientists then created a humanoid race, The Sectuars, to battle Spidrax. Written by Matt Karpowich <hyperion@gte.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Animation

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Also Known As:

Sectauros  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(5 episodes)

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Referenced in Toy Hunter: Toy Touchdown (2014) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Interesting 80s Sci-Fi
14 March 2004 | by (Columbus, Ohio, USA) – See all my reviews

I was recently going through old converted beta to VHS tapes from my childhood and discovered the tapes of this short-lived 5 episode series, Sectaurs: Warriors of Symbion. This mini-series follows the typical mutant 80s formula. Man advanced too far in the ways of science on the planet Symbion and a holocaust occurred. (At least that is what I assume from the "preview" of episode one). Man mutated to insect-like creatures. The center of knowledge is The Hive.

Like any sci-fi series, there are the good guys, lead by Prince Dargon, and the bad guys, lead by Spydrax. The villains are mostly spider-like creatures, of course. Episode one begins with Spydrax and his lackeys attacking the peaceful farms and very small town of "The Shining Realm," home of Dargon and his boys. Fire, chaos, you get the idea. They steal Mantor's map to the hive. Mantor is the wise older mentor-type character, with of course salt and pepper hair. Anyway, one of Spydrax's lackeys, a brown tarantula-esque thing, steals the map. A struggle between this thing and Mantor ensues, with Mantor being poisoned.

And so the story is set: the evil Spydrax plans to find his way to the Hive, obtain ultimate knowledge, I assume, and rule the world. (Say this with your pinky in your mouth) Throughout the five episode mini-series, a lot of parallels between this and Greek myth can be seen. But if you're going to borrow, you might as well go with the masters, right? Anyway, the five episode mini-series is pretty decent. There are some mistakes and overlooked writing errors, but it's a fun fare that brought back some joyous nostalgia. Are the characters deep and moving? Not really. But it's fun to remember the good old days.

8/10


8 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Am I the Only One? SmutKing
Like the show? READ THE COMICS! Bumblevivisector
Discuss Sectaurs (1986) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?