Here is some exciting news that will certainly get your day started right. Netflix has just unleashed Voltron 84 on their streaming service. 12 classic handpicked episodes from some of those responsible for the hit Voltron: Legendary Defender by Dreamworks.
Furthermore, each of these episodes is introduced by one of those creative forces. As well as explaining why the choice of that particular episode, why it stayed with them through the years. In addition to how Voltron 84 helped them usher the property to a brand new generation of fans, a mere 32 years later.
Of course you might be interested in just what episodes have been picked for the Voltron 84 ‘special’:
- Joaquim Dos Santos (Executive Producer)
“The Stolen Lion”
- Lauren Montgomery (Co-Executive Producer)
“The Sleeping Princess”
- Tim Hedrick (Story Editor)
“Doom Boycotts the Space Olympics”
- Mitch Iverson (Writer)
“Space Explorers Captured”
- Josh Keaton (voice of Shiro)
“Escape to Another Planet“
- Steve Ahn (Director)
“The Missing Key”
- Christine Bian (Design Supervisor)
“The Right Arm of Voltron”
- Kimberly Brooks (voice of Allura)
“The Lion Has New Claws”
- Benjamin Kaltenecker (Line Producer)
“Secret of the White Lion”
- Jeff Adams (Supervising Picture Editor)
“The Witch Gets A Facelift”
- Chris Palmer (Director)
“Give me Your Princess”
- Josh Hamilton (Story Editor)
“The Treasure of Planet Tyrus”
I think that you fans of Voltron will agree that is a nice selction of episodes. In addition if you would like to read a bit more about why Voltron 84 came about – you can in fact read this interview over on io9.
Now that you know of Voltron 84, watch the intro to the original series!
[Via] Skully the Hypno Skull