Created by Robert Tapert, R. Stewart and Sam Raimi, "Xena: Warrior Princess" is an hour-long historical fantasy series centered around the adventures of Xena, a mythical warrior from ancient Greece, and her traveling companion, Gabrielle, a small-town bard seeking adventure. Filmed in New Zealand, the series is a spin-off of "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys" and ran in syndication for six seasons from to The show stars Lucy Lawless "Spartacus" as Xena, a former villainous warlord on a quest to redeem her evil past by using her formidable skills to help those in need. Over the course of the series, Gabrielle changes from a simple farm girl into an Amazon warrior and Xena's comrade-in-arms in their quest to serve the greater good. Xena and Gabrielle are often joined on their adventures by their loyal friend Joxer Ted Raimi, "Spider-Man 3" , who carries an unrequited torch for Gabrielle.
By creating an account, you verify that you are at least 13 years of age, and have read and agree to the Comicbook. Dynamite today announced a new Xena: Warrior Princess ongoing series will debut in April. According to Dynamite, the series will return to Ancient Greece with the reformed warlord. As they will first have to investigate a mysterious village where children are miraculously strong. Could the infamously petty Greek Gods be involved, and if not how long before they stick their meddlesome hands in? Amazing episodes that build to a huge overall story! Every action sequence motivated by strong characters and deep emotion!
Xena: Warrior Princess burst onto the screen in with a bold premise for the time, featuring a strong female hero on a journey of redemption. Xena, the former warlord, went on far-reaching adventures with her fast-talking companion Gabrielle to atone for the sins of her violent past. Xena broke a lot of new ground and quickly became iconic for its complex portrayals of female characters and its heavy LGBT undertones.