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The Ultimate ThunderCats Quiz
by Staff
ThunderCats will live on forever in the hearts of '80s kids. Take our quiz and let us know how much you know about Lion-O and his buddies.

What year did the animated series "ThunderCats" debut in the U.S.?

  • 1983
  • 1984
  • 1985

Who is the leader of the ThunderCats?

  • Lion-O
  • Snarf
  • Tygra

What studio produced the animation for the series "ThunderCats"?

  • Disney Animation Studios
  • Pacific Animation Corporation
  • Nippon Animation

What is ThunderCat leader Lion-O's weapon of choice?

  • A staff
  • A whip
  • A sword

In the first season of "ThunderCats" Lion-O is a man trapped in the body of a boy.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

In the series "ThunderCats," what planet did the group of heroes come from?

  • Third Earth
  • Thundera
  • First Earth

Who was the leader of the ThunderCats before Lion-O?

  • Tygra
  • Panthro
  • Jaga

Which ThunderCat uses his whip to become invisible?

  • Panthro
  • Tygra
  • Pumyra

What is the name of the primary villain in the series "ThunderCats?"

  • Mumm-Ra
  • Snarf
  • Ma-Mutt

What production company created and wrote the animated series "ThunderCats"?

  • Hanna-Barbera
  • Rankin Bass Productions
  • Disney

What is the name of the sword Lion-O carries in the "ThunderCats" series?

  • The Sword of Plun-Darr
  • The Sword of Power
  • The Sword of Omens

The creators of the "ThunderCats" series also created the 1964 television special "Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer."

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

How many seasons did the original "ThunderCats" series run?

  • Four
  • Five
  • Six

What made the wise "ThunderCats" character Lynx-O unique?

  • He was very old.
  • He was blind.
  • He could fly.

After the destruction of their home planet Thundera, what planet did the ThunderCats escape to?

  • First Earth
  • Plun-Darr
  • Third Earth

What year did the new version of the series "ThunderCats" originally air?

  • 2011
  • 2012
  • 2013

What is the name of the headquarters of the ThunderCats?

  • Thundera Castle
  • The Cat's Lair
  • The Black Pyramid

Veteran actor Earle Hyman played Russell Huxtable on "The Cosby Show." What ThunderCat character did Hyman voice?

  • Tygra
  • Mumm-Ra
  • Panthro

Which ThunderCat hero used a staff for a weapon?

  • Pumyra
  • Cheetara
  • Panthro

Actor Larry Kenney voiced King Claudus in the 2011 animated series "ThunderCats," but which character did he voice for the 1985 "ThunderCats" series?

  • Lion-O
  • Tygra
  • Lynx-O

Which ThunderCat prefers nunchuks as a weapon and is a skilled mechanic?

  • Lion-O
  • Tygra
  • Panthro

The Sword of Omens holds the Eye of Thundera and what power does this "eye" give Lion-O?

  • Super strength
  • Sight beyond sight
  • Super speed

Production of the first season of "ThunderCats" was complete in what year?

  • 1981
  • 1982
  • 1983

Which writer created the "ThunderCats" characters?

  • Ted Wolf
  • Leonard Starr
  • Jules Bass

How many episodes of the original 1985 "ThunderCats" series were produced?

  • 110
  • 120
  • 130

Which ThunderCat was the medic for the band of heroes?

  • Pumyra
  • Cheetara
  • Panthro

James Lipton, the moderator of "Inside the Actors Studio," was a collaborator for what "ThunderCats" production element?

  • The voice acting
  • The animation
  • The theme music

The character Jaga often appeared to the ThunderCats as a ghost.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Which "ThunderCats" character is actually named Osbert?

  • Tygra
  • Lion-O
  • Snarf

Which entertainment company now owns the Rankin Bass library of materials, including the "ThunderCats" series?

  • Disney
  • Warner Brothers
  • Paramount Pictures