|Death Battle Combatant|
The Lord of the ThunderCats
|Appearance(s)||He-Man VS Lion-O|
|“||Thunder! Thunder! Thunder! ThunderCats, hooo!||„|
|~ Lion-O's iconic battlecry|
Lion-O is the protagonist of the ThunderCats series. He appeared in the 26th episode and Season 2 Premiere of Death Battle, He-Man VS Lion-O, where he fought against He-Man from the Masters of the Universe cartoon. He was voiced by Xander Mobus.
A young Lion-O barely escaped the destruction of his home planet Thundera along with the five Thundarian Nobles. However, a malfunction in his cryo tube caused his body to age by ten years while keeping his mind as a 13 year old one. As the leader of the ThunderCats he fights against the evil forces of Mumm-Ra.
Death Battle info
- Age: 13 years, physically 23
- Height: 1.9 m / 6'4"
- Weight: 102.5 kg / 225 Ibs
- Species: Thunderian
- Lord of the ThunderCats
- Trained by ThunderCat nobles
- Has command over all cats
- Cuts through most material
- Extends immeasurably
- Can be summoned from a distance
- Casts force fields
- Sword Beams
- Lightning, fire, or varied temperatures
- Laser + "guiding" beam
- Scattered explosive beams
- Many, many more
- A separate, living entity
- Limitless magical power
- Grants super strength
- Alerts of relevant danger
- Source of ThunderCat life
- Surveys events across space & time
- Visual & audible
- Cosmic & magnetic fields can interfere
- Extremely durable shield
- 4 grappling hooks
- Highly reflective surface
- Claws can pierce stone
- Small, portable size
- Sheathes the Sword of Omens
- Very reliant on Eye
- Minimal education
- Somewhat immature & hot-blooded
- The Eye is the source of his life
- Lifted & threw an Ancient Spirit of Evil
- Beat Panthro in strength
- Beat Cheetara in a 5 mile sprint
- Pulled an escaping starship down
- Survived the planet's core
- Survived the vacuum of space
- Held together a broken planet
Death Battle Quotes
- That sounds like trouble. Thunder! Thunder! Thunder! ThunderCats, ho! Sword of Omens... give me sight beyond sight!
- Stop right there!
- You would mount that poor pussy like some kind of mule? You muscular fiend! Noble tiger, turn on your master!
- I am Lion-O, Lord of the ThunderCats... and you will pay for your animal cruelty.
- I've got plenty of tricks left.
- Sword of Omens... come to me.
- Not so fast...
- Want to keep going? Looks like you're a bit tied up at the moment.
- I... think... I've... got a... hair ball.
- Feel the power of Thundera!
- Now to finish you off! Wait... where did you go? Sword of Omens... give me sight beyond sight.
- Hmm... a mountain? Why show me this? Wait a minute... that's... impossible...
- By Thundera! Sword of Omens... give me power beyond power!
- Time for the climactic finale!
- That's not possible!
- Lion-O is the second Warner Bros. character in Death Battle who isn't from DC or Mortal Kombat, after Harry Potter.
- Lion-O is the first combatant who got voiced by Xander Mobus, with the following three being RoboCop, Wolverine and Agumon.
- Lion-O is one of the few characters whose weaknesses are mentioned before their feats, the others being Blanka, Luigi and Tails.
- Lion-O, along with the White Tigerzord and Voltron, are easily the most powerful feline-based combatant.