This series focuses on 5 lion robots and their pilots as they fight the evil forces of King Zarkon and Prince Lotor.
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Jack Angel ...
 King Zarkon / ... (122 episodes, 1984-1985)
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 Lance / ... (122 episodes, 1984-1985)
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 Keith / ... (122 episodes, 1984-1985)
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 Haggar / ... (122 episodes, 1984-1985)
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 Hunk / ... (122 episodes, 1984-1985)
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This series focuses on five lion robots and their pilots as they defend the galaxy and planet Arus against the evil forces of King Zarkon and Prince Lotor of planet Doom. Written by john <cruz:Scrpion628@aol.com>

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10 September 1984 (USA)  »

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The New Adventures of Voltron  »

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This series was originally planned to be an adaptation of Mirai robo Daltanias (1979). But Toei Animation accidentally sent tapes of Beast King GoLion (1981) to World Events Productions. The producers found that they liked "Go lion" better and adapted it into "Voltron". See more »

Goofs

In order to activate the Lions, each team member had to insert a special key. In many instances when Keith is starting the Voltron forming sequence, his key can still be seen on his tunic, but then is also seen on the panel of his lion, and then moves in the same way - left to right - as it already did when first being used to activate the Black Lion. See more »

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Narrator: 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 ...
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Referenced in Hotel for Dogs (2009) See more »

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Voltron!
6 April 2003 | by (U.S.A.) – See all my reviews

Voltron was one of the best 80 cartoons!The series was always action packed and had good music and I loved the advertisement after the credits when it shows the moon.The characters were awesome!I really like the series and if you like the Power Rangers then you'll love Voltron!!


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