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!
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
"Chogokin" ("super alloy") is the manga equivalent of Marvel Comic's adamantium, introduced as the building block for the pioneering piloted mech Mazinger Z. In the '70s, "Chogokin" also became Bandai's Popy brand's name for die-cast metal figures. With Comic-Con International: San Diego coming up July21-24, Bandai and their Tamashii Nations have teased a figure of Voltron with chogokin die-cast elements.