History WesternAnimation / ThundarrTheBarbarian

18th Apr '16 5:30:16 PM dsneybuf
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->''"[[OpeningNarration The year: 1994. From out of space comes a runaway planet, hurtling between the Earth and the Moon, unleashing cosmic destruction! Man's civilization is cast in ruin!]]''

->''[[TimeSkip Two thousand years later]], Earth is reborn...''

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->''"[[OpeningNarration The ->''"The year: 1994. From out of space comes a runaway planet, hurtling between the Earth and the Moon, unleashing cosmic destruction! Man's civilization is cast in ruin!]]''

->''[[TimeSkip Two
ruin!''

->''Two
thousand years later]], later, Earth is reborn...''
7th Apr '16 11:39:58 AM Eagal
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* AmbiguouslyBrown: Ariel.
7th Apr '16 11:35:38 AM Eagal
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* AfterTheEnd
* Creator/AlexToth: While Creator/JackKirby designed most of the villains and other characters, the three leads were designed by Toth. This is most evident with Ookla, who is clearly a relative of [[WesternAnimation/SpaceGhost Brak]].

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* AfterTheEnd
* Creator/AlexToth: While Creator/JackKirby designed most of the villains and other characters, the three leads were designed by Toth. This is most evident with Ookla, who is clearly a relative of [[WesternAnimation/SpaceGhost Brak]].
AfterTheEnd: The show takes place after TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt.



* ApocalypseDayPlanner

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* BarbarianHero

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* BarbarianHeroBarbarianHero: Thundarr is one.



** She's also notable for being a ''non-white'' female lead in an era where that wasn't too common.



* TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt

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* TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowItTheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt: As part of the show's lore.



* HeroicFantasy

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* [[MrExposition Ms. Exposition]]: Ariel often explains where they are and its historical significance to Thundarr and Ookla (and the audience).



* [[MrExposition Ms. Exposition]]: Ariel often explains where they are and its historical significance to Thundarr and Ookla (and the audience).



* NonHumanSidekick: Subverted quite hard compared to the standards of its contemporaries. He-Man had Orko, the Thundercats had Snarf, and Thundarr had... Ookla, a 9-foot-tall, perpetually enraged sasquatch man whom "cute" and "whimsical" don't quite fit.
** This might be debatable, considering how often Ookla filled the "comic relief" role.
** [[Franchise/StarWars How original!]]



* JustForFun/XMeetsY:
** Creator/CartoonNetwork once called this "''Franchise/ConanTheBarbarian'' meets ''Franchise/PlanetOfTheApes''".
** Or, considering the similarity between the Sun Sword and the lightsabers, also between Ookla and Chewbacca, it could be ''Conan the Barbarian'' meets ''Franchise/StarWars''.
25th Mar '16 12:05:43 AM LBHills
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* DetonationMoon: The Moon literally split in half when the runaway planet passed by. It does appear that it is gradually pulling back together though.

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* DetonationMoon: The cracked Moon literally split in half when the runaway planet passed by. It does appear and its shards are a massive, mute reminder that it this is gradually pulling back together though.AfterTheEnd.
16th Feb '16 6:37:04 PM JoeG
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* BrainyBrunette: Besides her knowledge of magic and ancient history, Ariel also has more common sense than anyone else on the show, hero or villain.
2nd Feb '16 2:17:18 PM psionycx
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* AlwaysChaoticEvil: The wizards.

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* AlwaysChaoticEvil: The wizards.AliensAndMonsters: Quite common. In one episode the threat was ''both'' -- an alien monster that was apparently very intelligent and possessed magical powers, but which did not speak and was collecting humans in cocoons seemingly as food.


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* AlwaysChaoticEvil: The wizards.
16th Dec '15 2:10:42 AM DragonQuestZ
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* FashionModel: One was brought back from the past during a FashionShow, and ends up in a SelfFulfillingProphecy where she gains superpowers and helps stop a wizard, who kidnapped her to prevent that. She also spends the episode in the dress she was modeling.
4th Dec '15 1:37:13 PM Conradus
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* SuperStrength: Thundarr definitely has this, although exactly why is unclear since he is supposedly human. Ookla is somewhat more justified.



* SuperStrength: Thundarr definitely has this, although exactly why is unclear since he is supposedly human. Ookla is somewhat more justified.
3rd Dec '15 7:03:55 AM FF32
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* SolitarySorceress: In the episode "Island of the Body Snatchers" the witch Circe (no relation to the Circe from GreekMythology) lives alone on an island except for some mooks she keeps as soldiers and servants.

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* SolitarySorceress: In the episode "Island of the Body Snatchers" the witch Circe (no relation to the Circe from GreekMythology) Myth/ClassicalMythology) lives alone on an island except for some mooks she keeps as soldiers and servants.
17th Oct '15 4:10:12 PM LBHills
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In the year 1994, [[TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt the Earth was destroyed in a mighty cataclysm.]] (What? [[TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture You don't remember that happening?]]) Some 2,000 years later, [[AfterTheEnd the world is still a pretty big mess]], with many of the survivors having [[HalfHumanHybrid mutated into hideous monsters]]. Those who still remain human live precariously amongst the [[LostTechnology ruins of the old world]], at the mercy of evil sorcerers who've managed to [[SchizoTech combine the technology of yore with ancient mysticism]] and create [[{{Magitek}} magic-fueled weapons of awesome power.]]

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In the year 1994, [[TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt the Earth civilization was destroyed in a mighty cataclysm.]] (What? [[TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture You don't remember that happening?]]) Some 2,000 years later, [[AfterTheEnd the world is still a pretty big mess]], with many of the survivors having [[HalfHumanHybrid mutated into hideous monsters]]. Those who still remain human live precariously amongst the [[LostTechnology ruins of the old world]], at the mercy of evil sorcerers who've managed to [[SchizoTech combine the technology of yore with ancient mysticism]] and create [[{{Magitek}} magic-fueled weapons of awesome power.]]
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