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TOY FAIR 2017: An Inside Look At Playmates Toys’ VOLTRON: LEGENDARY DEFENDER Showroom

Voltron, the iconic ’80s Defender of the Universe made a triumphant return to the top of the giant robot genre last year on Netflix with the success of Dreamworks’ reboot Voltron: Legendary Defender (which has been renewed for its third season). At the 2017 Toy Fair, we had the opportunity to check out in person Playmates Toys’ showroom and the impressive ...

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’80s Anime Icons Collide! The ROBOTECH / VOLTRON Crossover Is Finally Here!

Two iconic worlds from classic anime are set to collide this week with the highly anticipated and long awaited release of the Robotech / Voltron crossover hitting comic book store shelves. The five-part series from Dynamite Entertainment sees two of the most iconic mecha cartoons from the ’80s sharing the spotlight in a epic story written by Tommy Yune. Allowing these ...

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Film Review – PACIFIC RIM

If you grew up in the ’80s like I did, and a fair, if not an unhealthy portion of your TV viewing time was spent on animated fare like Voltron and Robotech, Pacific Rim may be the answer your adolescent prayers. Guillermo del Toro’s big screen giant robots versus giant monsters sci-fi extravaganza does not disappoint as far as taking CGI-heavy ...

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Intense WonderCon Extended Trailer For PACIFIC RIM Roars Online

The extended trailer for Pacific Rim that debuted at WonderCon 2013 has gone online. Guillermo del Toro’s Robots versus Monsters epic show no signs of disappointing us fans of everything from Robotech, Voltron, Anime, Transformers and Godzilla. This new preview offers more on the backstory of the giant mechanical Jaegers and how they are operated by a pair of human ...

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