Voltron Defender of the Universe
Bluefin Brands has revealed they will be releasing a Bandai Shokugan Super Minipla Voltron (SDCC Ver.) as one of their exclusives at San Diego Comic Con 2018. While they will be releasing a standard version of the Super Minipla Voltron, the SDCC version will also include a special flame effect, which can be used to help it recreate the way Voltron can form it’s Blazing Sword. The set will include all the other accessories that is included with the standard release and will be released in exclusive packaging. The Bandai Shokugan Super Minipla Voltron (SDCC Ver.) will retail for $70.00. It’s time toRead More
Premium Bandai has updated with official release details for Super Mini-Pla Beast King Go-Lion. For those who are unaware, Beast King Go-Lion is an anime series that aired in 1981. International fans should be more familiar with this series under the 1984 American adaptation, Voltron: Defender of the Universe. The series was later spun into various other adaptations such as Voltron: Third Dimension in 1998, Voltron Force in 2011, and the currently airing Voltron: Legendary Defender series on Netflix. Super Mini-Pla Beast King Go-Lion will be split into a set containing five assorted boxes, which include: Black Lion Red Lion Green Lion Blue Lion YellowRead More
BBTS has recently opened pre-orders for the Voltron Legendary Defender Hyper-Phase Gift Set. Originally revealed at New York Toy Fair 2018, the set is now confirmed as a SDCC 2018 exclusive. The latest version of Voltron is an updated version of the Legendary Defender Voltron with new weapons and parts. The set will retail for $129.99 and according to the official release details, there will be only 3000 sets available. The set includes: Black lion Red lion Quintessence enhanced projectile launcher Projectiles Green lion Quintessence enhanced projectile launcher Projectiles Blue lion Quintessence enhanced projectile launcher Projectiles Yellow lion Quintessence enhanced projectileRead More
Toyark has posted official images of the upcoming Classic Voltron by Playmates Toys. Back in August of this year BBTS posted pre-order pages for the upcoming release of Classic Voltron, however it did not reveal look of the full Voltron combination. Today the new images feature another look at the Lions along with the first look at the fully combined Voltron. The standard lions will include several weapon accessories and the Black Lion will feature over 60+ sounds as well as a light up chest. Each of the standard lions will retail for $17.99 while the Black LionRead More
Bigbadtoystore has updated with official pre-orders for a new Classic Voltron release by Playmates Toys. For those who are unaware these lions are based on the original Voltron: Defender of the Universe series. The first season of the series ran from September 10, 1984 to November 27, 1984, being adapted entirely from Beast King GoLion. However, due to overwhelming popularity of the Lion Force Voltron a second season was commissioned, and aired the following year from October 21, 1985 to November 18, 1985. Yet, the original lions would return 13 years later in Voltron: The Third Dimension, which served as a direct sequel toRead More
Tamashii Nations let the cat of the bag early with this release, as more information and official product images for Soul of Chogokin Beast King GoLion or Voltron: Defender of the Universe have surfaced online before SDCC. The images show the individual lions, and its accessory count which is utterly amazing. The accessories are the weapons for the individual lions such as attachable cannons, and their specific mouth daggers along with GoLion’s (Voltron) signature weapons as well as an additional face plate and display stand. Now as for its release,Read More
Today at 9:00 am EST, Tamashii Nations uploaded a teaser image on their Twitter. This image was non-other than a rumored Soul of Chogokin Beast King GoLion a.k.a. Voltron, Defender of the Universe. The image teases the official reveal of the figure at the Bandai booth during San Diego Comic Con, from July 21 to the July 24, 2016. More information for Soul of Chogokin GoLion/ Voltron will most likely be released during the con, so stayed tuned for further updates SDCC weekend.