As a follow-up to my blog about whether it would be technically possible to design a Matty-style Vehicle Team Voltron that can hold its 15 pilots, I thought I’d try another thought experiment. Might it be possible to design a Panosh Place-style Vehicle Team Voltron that can hold its 15 pilots? Maybe. Juuuuust maybe. August […]
One month ago today, I released my first VOLTRON fan video, awkwardly called the VOLTRON Lion Force / Vehicle Team Combined Opening Sequence. In this blog I’ll explain why I made it. When VOLTRON: DEFENDER OF THE UNIVERSE premiered in 1984, I was eight years old. I often wondered why the show’s two robots named […]
Yesterday I watched Disney’s JOHN CARTER film. I loved it. Did I mention that I loved it? If not, then let me mention that I loved it. Four Thark thumbs up. I loved it.
I’ve been a “Voltron geek” since first watching the original VOLTRON: DEFENDER OF THE UNIVERSE animated series starting in 1984. This year I’m collecting the Voltron Classics lions and action figures by Matty Collector. Each of the five Voltron lions can accommodate a pilot action figure that’s about 3 3/4″ in height. The five lions […]
In the 1980s animated television series VOLTRON: DEFENDER OF THE UNIVERSE, the five heroes who comprise the Voltron Force pilot five robotic lions which, when in a bind, can merge into the giant robot Voltron. When not in use, each lion resides in its own hidden “den.” To activate a lion, its pilot must insert a special key […]