Tyrant Ming the Merciless and his vast army of evil accomplices are working overtime to destroy humanity. Now, four of the greatest comic strip heroes, The Phantom, Flash Gordon, Mandrake and his trusted confidant and bodyguard, Lothar, join forces with their uniquely talented teenage children to challenge Ming and his evil followers in a series of great adventures.
Kshin discovers a ghost ship and helps the long-dead pirates locate a compass they need to free themselves from centuries of aimless wandering!
On a family outing to a traveling carnival, the older Defenders become part of the freak show when they shrink to three inches!
Once again guided by the book, Enigma, Kshin saves the Defenders from an evil monster who is out to conquer and destroy the Earth!
His Heinous Highness kidnaps Flash, clones him four times and puts him under the Inquisitor in order to instill his super-hero flying prowess into the phony look-alikes.
L.J. learns to treat women as people, not objects, after Ming turns his girlfriend into a Frost Person who fights against the Defenders!
Rick Gordon and the Defenders must save a tropical island from revolutionary forces who are in cahoots with Ming the Merciless!
Rick, L.J. and Jedda learn the meaning of cooperation when they must work together to save the elder Defenders from destruction.
Octon designs a flawless super-computer which Ming uses to demobilize all the world's computer systems in a plot to control Earth.
An evil band of women pirates, with a vendetta against the Phantom, terrorizes the universe and nearly kills the masked superhero!
While investigating a disappearance in Transylvania, the Defenders are put under a vampire's spell and turned into animals for the monster's exotic collection.
Kshin learns that handicaps need not leave one totally helpless when he is temporarily paralyzed and joins forces with a wheelchair-bound boy to defeat Ming the Merciless!
Jedda falls for an alcoholic schoolmate and is nearly killed by his dangerous behavior.
A space alien uses a Time Freezer to steal millions of dollars worth of jewels and gold.
The Defenders have a new adversary as Ming's son, Prince Kro-Tan, moleculizes Ming and plots to take over the Earth himself!
Prince Kro-Tan plans to harness energy from the Earth's core to transport the planet to Mongo.
The Defenders, unknowingly carrying Kro-Tan's mind bombs, must rescue Jedda from Mongo before the slimy Prince makes her his bride.