Highlander (cartoon series)

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Television series
German title Highlander
Original title Highlander: The Animated Series
Country of production USA , France
original language English
Year (s) 1994-1996
length 21 minutes
Episodes 40 in 2 seasons
genre Fantasy
idea Serge Rosenzweig
First broadcast September 18, 1994


EASDE = September 14, 1996

Highlander (Original title: Highlander: The Animated Series ) is an American animated television series that ran from 1994 to 1996 " Highlander - Universe " is home.


The Highlander cartoon series takes place approximately 700 years in the future. Many years ago civilization was destroyed by a devastating cataclysm . Due to the disaster, the immortals decided to end their fight and no longer behead each other. The immortals want to help the surviving people through their strength and knowledge and take a holy oath. The immortal Kortan refuses the oath and becomes ruler of humanity. He forces people to live like in the Middle Ages , but himself lives in a modern palace. The immortals who swore the oath refused to break it and waited for the prophecy to be fulfilled . The prophecy says that Kortan will be destroyed by a young immortal born long after him. This young immortal is called Quentin MacLeod. This tries in the individual episodes to free humanity. The series was never completed and ends after 40 episodes.


The Highlander animated series was produced for two years from 1994. With this series, producers Peter S. Davis and William N. Panzer wanted to open up a new audience market. The emergence of this series is due to the success of the television series Highlander with Adrian Paul .


role English speaker German speaker
Quentin MacLeod Miklos Perlus Niko Macoulis
Kortan Lawrence Bayne Joscha Fischer-Antze
various Tracey Moore
various Stuart Stone

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