After Keith, Lance, Pidge, Hunk, and Shiro are sent into space in a blue lion, they find two "alteans" by the names of Allura and Coran who have been frozen in crypto-pods for ten thousand years. They then discover that they must each pilot one of the robotic lions of Voltron, and defend the universe from an alien species called the "galra", and there evil emperor "Zarkon."
5 unlikely heroes must join together to defend the universe.
Did You Know?
As a nod to the original series (1984), the Castle of Lion's first flight during S01E06 "Taking Flight", Princess Allura and Coran prepare for takeoff by saying the lines: "Activate interlocks! Dynotherms connected! Megathrusters are go!" See more
Defenders of the Universe, huh? Has a nice ring to it.
The moon in the DreamWorks Animation logo gets sliced into a crescent shape by Voltron. See more