"The Once and Future Duke"
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Cartoon Series: He-Man and the Masters of the Universe - 1983-85
Producer: Filmation
Season: 1
Writer: Phyllis & Robert White
Year: 1983
Director: Lou Zukor
Production No: MU058


Original Airdate: ?/?/1983

In the Vine Jungle, Adam and Cringer see a Hungerlily attacking a young boy. Adam and Cringer transform and save the boy. He-Man thinks the boy looks like David, a childhood friend of his. Adam takes David before the Royal Family, and Teela immediately recognizes him as her playmate from when they were eight years old. Adam learns that the only hope of restoring David is to find the Ring of Remembrance.

Count Marzo is spying on the events from his castle, just as Adam and Teela head out to get the ring. Marzo captures David, and Orko quickly follows. Adam, Teela, and Cringer approach the Crystal Mountains when Chimera appears before them, and soon He-Man easily defeats Chimera. Orko manages to reach his friends and warn them, but not before his memory is wiped.

He-Man manages to get the ring and Orko regains his memory. He-Man and the others manage to confront Marzo who accidentally falls into the Well of Forgetfulness and loses his memory. At the Royal Palace David is returned to his adult self.

Synopsis by Zadoc Angell

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