Questions tagged [xena]

Xena: Warrior Princess is an American television series filmed in New Zealand. The series was aired in syndication from September 4, 1995, until June 18, 2001. It was a spinoff of Hercules: The Legendary Journeys.

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What is the canonical age of Xena when she first appears on Hercules: TLJ, and by the end of her own series?

The character of Xena from Hercules: The Legendary Journeys and Xena: Warrior Princess was introduced with a very extensive backstory; she was a villager who became a warrior by force who became a ...
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Who or what was Xena? What is she based on?

The story of Hercules is a well known trope: Demi-god, cast to earth, must make good to his father. Simple, effective. Xena has always puzzled me, as I assumed she had a similar back story to ...
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Hercules/Xena viewing order?

My wife and I are looking for a new TV show or two to watch, for relative values of 'new'. We've landed on Hercules and the spin-off Xena, as we're both fans of the core mythology, but won't mind ...
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How does Xena's chakram return to her after every throw?

Inspired by this question. When Xena throws her chakram, how does it ricochet around the room and return to her? Is it a magic weapon or does she have some ability or powers for this to work?