|Voltron by NikkoA|
ROBOTECH was created using three completely different Japanese anime series and editing them into one story, so also Voltron is two series that were completely unrelated to each other besides the protagonist robots combined into one super robot. Beast King GoLion provided the footage of the well known Lion Force Voltron and Armored Fleet Dairugger XV became Vehicle Voltron.
With many of the '80s franchises resurfacing, there have been some recent Voltron productions in the last decade with a few rather well drawn comic book titles. And now there's talk of a large budget CGI film in the making:
A Bidding War Breaks Out to Finally Make a Big-BudgetVoltron
Here is the pilot episode, the plot revolves around a couple of agents of the bad guy under cover as a musical band on tour. I remember very distinctly how strange their music in the episode was:
There is a Mighty Orbots following out there. The show's information is archived nicely on a this site. And there are a nice number of fan art pictures on the web. It never did and never will have the following that Voltron has.
|Mighty Orbots by rmo120|