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Challenge of the GoBots 

Gobots are loosely based on the Tonka toy line. There are two warring factions: the Gaurdians, lead by the charismatic Leader-1, and the Renegades, lead by Cy-Kill, who is bent on dominating Gobotron and then the Earth and the galaxy.
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Lou Richards ...  Leader-1 63 episodes, 1984-1985
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An animated series based on a line of toys called 'Go-Bots'. A race of intelligent robots is hiding on Earth, disguising themselves as ordinary cars and motorcycles. There are two factions: the good Go-Bots, called 'Guardians,' and the evil Go-bots, called 'Renegades.' Each episode features new attempts by the Renegades to seize control of Earth and the galaxy, and the Guardian's efforts to maintain peace. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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TV-Y7
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 September 1984 (USA) See more »

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Os GoBots See more »

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Mono

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Quotes

Scooter: What am I going to do? A stray shot might hit Small Foot. I may not be able to look the part but I can still throw my voice.
[Throwing his voice to sound like Leader-1]
Scooter: Turbo. You go around and cover the back.
Cy-Kill: Leader-1?
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Referenced in Mad: Super 80's/Captain America's Got Talent (2011) See more »

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(The Transformers) + (Hanna Barbera Cheese) = The GoBots!
23 October 2003 | by Nic_hseSee all my reviews

Think of Transformers with simpler stories & cartoony robot designs and you have good idea of what the GoBots are about. Hanna Barbera's influence is all over this show. I mean C'mon a robot named Scooter that transforms into a child's scooter. Only Hanna Barbera would think that this would be cool. OK it's a fine cartoon if you don't compare it to Transformers. I have to admit GoBots is probably one of Hanna Barbera's best TV shows. GoBots is a good juvenile cartoon that posed no threat to the Transformers.


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