3Below: Tales of Arcadia
|3Below: Tales of Arcadia|
|Created by||Guillermo del Toro|
|Theme music composer||The Crystal Method|
|Opening theme||"3 Below"|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||13|
|Running time||24 minutes|
|Production company(s)||DreamWorks Animation TV|
|Original release||December 21, 2018– present|
|Preceded by||Trollhunters: Tales of Arcadia|
|Followed by||Wizards: Tales of Arcadia|
3Below: Tales of Arcadia is an American computer-animated science fantasy television series produced by DreamWorks Animation, and is the second installment of Guillermo del Toro's Tales of Arcadia trilogy. The 13-episode first season was released on December 21, 2018 on Netflix.
Two royal extraterrestrial siblings, Princess Aja and Prince Krel of House Tarron, their doglike pet named Luug, and their bodyguard, Varvatos Vex, escape from their home planet of Akiridion-5 and crashland on Earth, in the city of Arcadia. There, the aliens adjust to human culture and try to fix their spaceship to return and take back their home planet, which is being taken over by an evil dictator known as General Val Morando, who has already sent out intergalactic bounty hunters to find and catch the prince and princess.
- Tatiana Maslany as Princess Aja Tarron & Queen Coranda
- Diego Luna as Prince Krel Tarron
- Nick Offerman as Commander Varvatos Vex
- Glenn Close as Mothership
- Frank Welker as Luug
- Alon Aboutboul as General Val Morando
- Uzo Aduba as Officer Kubritz
- Andy Garcia as King Fialkov
- Tom Kenny as Dadblank
- Cheryl Hines as Momblank
- Nick Frost as Stuart
- Ann Dowd as Zeron Omega
- Hayley Atwell as Zadra
- Jennifer Hale as Izita
- Chris Obi as Loth Saborian
- Cole Sand as Eli Pepperjack
- Steven Yeun as Steve Palchuk
- Charlie Saxton as Tobias "Toby" Domzalski
- Fred Tatasciore as Aarghaumont "AAARRRGGHH!!!"
- Emile Hirsch as James "Jim" Lake Jr. / Trollhunter
- Lexi Medrano as Claire Nuñez
- Kelsey Grammer as Blinkous "Blinky" Galadrigal
Aja and Krel also appeared in the Trollhunters episodes "In Good Hands", and "The Eternal Knight Pt. 1".
|No.||Title||Directed by||Written by||Original release date|
|1||"Terra Incognita" (Part 1)||Guillermo del Toro and Rodrigo Blaas||Guillermo del Toro and Marc Guggenheim||December 21, 2018|
|After a tyrant invades their parents' monarchy and their home planet, teenage aliens Krel and Aja and their bodyguard Vex land for safety on Earth.|
|2||"Terra Incognita" (Part 2)||Guillermo del Toro and Rodrigo Blaas||Guillermo del Toro and Marc Guggenheim||December 21, 2018|
|After crash-landing in the town of Arcadia, California, Krel and Aja search for useful technology in order to power their ship.|
|3||"Mind Over Matter"||Johane Matte||Matthew Chauncey, Aaron Eisenberg, Will Eisenberg, and Lila Scott||December 21, 2018|
|4||"Beetle Mania"||Elaine Bogan||Aaron Eisenberg and Will Eisenberg||December 21, 2018|
|5||"Collision Course"||Andrew Schmidt||Matthew Chauncey||December 21, 2018|
|6||"D'aja Vu"||Johane Matte||A.C. Bradley||December 21, 2018|
|7||"Flying the Coop"||Johane Matte||Lila Scott||December 21, 2018|
|8||"Party Crashers"||Elaine Bogan||A.C. Bradley||December 21, 2018|
|9||"Lightning in a Bottle"||Andrew Schmidt||Aaron Eisenberg and Will Eisenberg||December 21, 2018|
|10||"The Arcadian Job"||Johane Matte and John Laus||Matthew Chauncey||December 21, 2018|
|11||"Truth Be Told"||Elaine Bogan||Lila Scott||December 21, 2018|
|12||"Last Night on Earth"||Andrew Schmidt||Matthew Chauncey, Aaron Eisenberg, and Will Eisenberg||December 21, 2018|
|13||"Bad Omen"||Rodrigo Blaas||A.C. Bradley and Lila Scott||December 21, 2018|
- Sym-Bionic Titan, a 2010 animated series with a similar premise
- Trumbore, Dave (12 December 2018). "Exclusive: Official Trailer for Netflix's '3 Below' Brings the Aliens to Arcadia". Collider. Retrieved 20 December 2018.
- Animation Magazine. "DreamWorks & Netflix Plan 6 New Series, Date 'Trolls' Toon". Animation Magazine. Retrieved December 13, 2016.
- "'Trollhunters' Universe Will Expand Into The Trilogy Series 'Tales of Arcadia'". Cartoon Brew. November 7, 2017. Retrieved November 7, 2017.