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    Tuesday April 19, 2022
  • Amazon Close To Picking Up Voltron Live-Action Film

    Animated series previously revived at Netflix to critical and fandom acclaim

    The Hollywood Reporter is confirming that Amazon is close to finalizing a deal to pick up a live-action Voltron film after years of stalled production attempts. Read on for the preliminary details.

  • Friday June 5, 2020
  • We Dig Giant Robots! Recommendations for Mecha Anime Available on Crunchyroll

    Choose from familiar titles to retro classics — and a few you might not know we have!

    Feeling the need for some rocket-punching, galaxy-crushing, humanity-saving action? Dig into Crunchyroll's collection of giant robot anime! Hit the jump for a few series from our catalog — including some you may not have known we have!

  • Monday December 23, 2019
  • Crunchyroll All-Stars: Ahman Green Says Light from Death Note is the Top Anime Villain

    NFL Star Ahman Green shares his love for anime villains, Voltron, and more!

    The next profile for Crunchyroll All-Stars interviews retired NFL star Ahman Green on how Voltron got him into anime, his love for Keith Kogane, his ranking of anime villains and much more!

  • Wednesday July 3, 2019
  • Spirit Blazes On for Soul of Chogokin GX-71 VOLTRON Toy Re-Issue

    High end combining collector's item was originally published in December of 2016

    Fans who missed their chance to own one of the coolest combining robot toys ever published will soon have another crack at it, because Bandai's Tamashii Nations line is re-issuing the "Soul of Chogokin GX-71 VOLTRON" toy, with the final product scheduled to become available again in Japan on July 27, 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Thursday September 21, 2017
  • Netflix Schedules "ID-0" Anime, "Voltron: Legendary Defender" Season 4 and "Tokyo Idols"

    ID-0 was spring 2017 original mecha TV anime directed by Goro Taniguchi (Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion) with animation by Sanzigen (BBK/BRNK)

    The October comings and goings of Netflix's October 2017 streaming content has now been published. Coming content include the documentary Tokyo Idols (on the 1st) and "Netflix Original", ID-0 (on the 6th), and Voltron: Legendary Defender: Season 4 (October 13th). Akira Kurosawa's classic samurai movie Kagemusha leaves on the 1st. More after the jump.

  • Wednesday June 21, 2017
  • "Voltron: Legendary Defender" Hits Japan

    Voltron: Legendary Defender season 3 scheduled to hit Netflix in regions like America on August 4th

    Voltron: Legendary Defender season 3 is scheduled to hit Netflix in regions like America on August 4th. This continuation of the seriesinspired by the localization of 1981 Toei anime Beast King GoLion, picks up where January's season 2 ended. Japanese fans are getting a change to see the show this summer with the series now hitting their local version of the streaming service.

  • Monday June 12, 2017
  • Trailer Previews "Voltron: Legendary Defender" Season 3 Return

    Voltron: Legendary Defender will be doubling-up in 2017 with season 3 scheduled to hit Netflix streaming August 4th

    Voltron: Legendary Defender will be doubling-up in 2017 with season 3 scheduled to hit Netflix streaming August 4th. This continuation of the series from DreamWorks Animation and World Events Productions and animated by Studio Mir, inspired by the localization of Toei anime Beast King GoLion, picks up where January's season 2 ended. The series has a 78-episode commitment from Netflix, so prepare for lots more epic robot action to come. 

  • Wednesday February 22, 2017
  • Next Season Of "Voltron" Reportedly Slated For September

    The previously indicated 78-episode commitment from Netflix was also reportedly reiterated

    Enthusiast site Den of Geeks has reported that last weekend's New York Toy Fair industry expo featured promotions proclaiming that season three of Voltron: Legendary Defender will hit Netflix in September 2017. Leading into these 13 episiodes, “additional content” from season two will be this April, into the summer. More after the jump.

  • Saturday December 3, 2016
  • Father and Son Super-Fans Get Custom "Voltron" Lion Bikes

    YouTube series "Super-Fan Builds" brings in Hollywood designers to make the coolest, most functional "Voltron" collectible ever.

    See what happens when a Voltron fan and his son get amazing custom gifts: a matching pair of lion robot bikes! Check out the entire process in the latest Super-Fan Builds video, after the jump.

  • Thursday November 24, 2016
  • "Voltron: Legendary Defender" Coming to Netflix in Japan

    Remake of "GoLion" localization finds a Japanese fan following.

    The hit anime remake Voltron: Legendary Defender is heading home this January. As the US prepares for Season 2, Japan will be sitting down to watch the first season of the show. Hit the jump to find out more!

  • Friday November 4, 2016
  • Universal Inherits Live-Action "Voltron" Film By David Hayter

    Property picked up with deal between Universal and DreamWorks Animation

    Deadline has reported that part of the fall-out from Universal Pictures' deal with DreamWorks Animation is that the studio has inherited a live-action version of combining mecha property Voltron that was being developed by DWA when it was being run by Jeffrey Katzenberg. David Hayter, who wrote X-Men and Watchmen movies, same individual known for his Metal Gear voice work, is attached to script the project. Tom Engelman is producing.

  • Friday July 22, 2016
  • "Voltron: Legendary Defender" Season 2 Scheduled

    The first season debuted in June

    News out of the project's San Diego Comic-Con panel is that Voltron: Legendary Defender, DreamWorks Animation's take on the 1984  World Events Productions localized Toei's Beast King GoLion, is heading back to Netflix with season 2 later this year. More after the jump.