Voltron: Defender of the Universe - Netflix

From days of long ago, from uncharted regions of the universe, comes a legend. The legend of Voltron: Defender of the Universe! A mighty robot. Loved by good, feared by evil. As Voltron's legend grew, peace settled across the galaxy. On planet Earth, a galaxy alliance was formed. Together with the good planets of the solar system, they maintained peace throughout the universe. Until a new horrible menace threatened the galaxy. Voltron was needed once more. This is the story of the super force of space explorers. Specially trained and sent by the Alliance to bring back Voltron: Defender of the Universe.

Voltron: Defender of the Universe - Netflix

Type: Animation

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 30 minutes

Premier: 1984-09-10

Voltron: Defender of the Universe - Voltron - Netflix

Voltron: Defender of the Universe is an American animated television series that features a team of space explorers who pilot a giant Super Robot known as “Voltron”. Produced by Ted Koplar through his production company World Events Productions, Voltron was an adaptation of several Japanese anime television series from Toei Animation. The original television series aired in syndication from September 10, 1984 to November 18, 1985. The first season of Voltron, featuring the “Lion Force Voltron”, was adapted from the series Beast King GoLion. The second season, featuring the “Vehicle Team Voltron”, was adapted from the unrelated series Armored Fleet Dairugger XV. Voltron was the top-rated syndicated children's show for two years during its original run, and it spawned two follow-up series, several comic books, and a 1-hour special.

Voltron: Defender of the Universe - Trendmasters - Netflix

To coincide with the 1998 broadcast of Voltron: The Third Dimension, the now-defunct Trendmasters reissued the Matchbox diecast Lion Force Voltron, with a few changes to the mold and a total of 17 weapons in comparison to the original's sword and shield. Trendmasters also released the newer Stealth Voltron variant, as well as character action figures and the robots Voltrex and Dracotron.

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