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Visionaries: Knights of the Magical Light 

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The planet Prysmos - post-technological loss. Two groups rise to dominance from the devastation to wage war upon each other. One is controlled by honest and law-abiding people and the other... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Susan Blu Susan Blu ...  Galadria / ... 13 episodes, 1987
Roscoe Lee Browne ...  Reekon / ... 13 episodes, 1987
Peter Cullen ...  Cindarr / ... 13 episodes, 1987
Jim Cummings ...  Witterquick / ... 13 episodes, 1987
Jennifer Darling ...  Virulina / ... 13 episodes, 1987
Bernard Erhard Bernard Erhard ...  Cryotek / ... 13 episodes, 1987
Jonathan Harris ...  Mortredd / ... 13 episodes, 1987
Christopher Collins Christopher Collins ...  Darkstorm / ... 13 episodes, 1987
Michael McConnohie ...  Lexor / ... 13 episodes, 1987
Hal Rayle ...  Arzon / ... 13 episodes, 1987
Neil Ross ...  Leoric / ... 13 episodes, 1987
Malachi Throne ...  Narrator 13 episodes, 1987
Beau Weaver ...  Feryl 13 episodes, 1987
Ellen Gerstell Ellen Gerstell ...  Women / ... 12 episodes, 1987
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The planet Prysmos - post-technological loss. Two groups rise to dominance from the devastation to wage war upon each other. One is controlled by honest and law-abiding people and the other by criminals and villains. Following an open challenge thrown down by the great wizard Merklynn, fourteen surviving knights are granted powers of transformation and magical energy. The groups are now divided between the good Spectral Knights and the evil Darkling Lords. The battle for supremacy begins... Written by Stevie R <stevie@uninvisible.co.uk>

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27 September 1987 (USA) See more »

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(13 episodes)

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In the comic book, Galadria and Virulina eventually received shields similar to the power-staffs, with the abilities of healing (with the incantation "By warmth of heart, your pain I feel. Grant me the power your wounds to heal!") and disease (with the incantation "Wind of sickness, illness most vile, strike down my enemy; with disease revile!"), respectively. In the toy line, it was revealed that the Lancer Cycle's invulnerability through the energy-created hands forming from it, the Capture Chariot's to shoot fireballs, the Dagger Dart's to emit an energy-based monster to attack, and the Dagger Assault's having a Magical Dungeon to remove a totem also used spells by their respective drivers Ectar, Feryl, Mortredd, and Reekon. They were in this order:
  • "Shield this craft from one and all. Reflect, deflect, depose and fall!"
  • "Draw upon the breath of stars, and scorch the skies with fiery scars!"
  • "Wings of steel shall ride the breeze. Invade the air, the land, the seas!"
  • "Flay the flesh, lay bare the bone. Upon this field, let grief be sown!"
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[repeated line]
Arzon: A whim, thought, and more is sought. Awake, my mind; thy will be wrought!
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One of the best
18 October 1999 | by CurareSee all my reviews

This was one of my favorite cartoons growing up the late 80's. It was on Saturday afternoons as part of the two-hour block consisting of "G.I. Joe," "Transformers," and "Jem." I was captivated by the adventures of the Spectral Knights as they battled those evil Darkling Lords, as they fought each other and the various magical elements of the planet Prysmos. I think this was one of the first cartoons to have recurring sub-plots. This cartoon is definatly a treasure worth seeking out. The tapes have become rather rare, so if you see one in your video store, snap it up and become 8 again.


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