Defenders of the Earth

"Defenders of the Earth" is an animated television series of the 1980s featuring three characters from comic strips distributed by King Features Syndicate - Flash Gordon, The Phantom, and Mandrake the Magician - battling the Flash Gordon villain Ming the Merciless in the year 2015. Supporting characters include their children Rick Gordon, Jedda Walker (daughter of The Phantom), Kshin (adopted son of Mandrake), Mandrake's assistant Lothar, and Lothar's son L.J. The show lasted for 62 episodes; there was also a short-lived comic book series published by Star Comics (an imprint of Marvel Comics).

Show Info

Airs on: United States Syndication (1986 - 1986)
Runtime: 30 minutes
Status: Ended
Show Type: Animation
Genres: Fantasy Science-Fiction

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Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x65: The Thunderlizards of MingDec 5, 1986
1x64: Street SmartsDec 4, 1986
1x63: The Adoption of KshinDec 3, 1986
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