“Voltron”, a big-foot robot hero from the 1980’s American animated television series, “Voltron: Defender of the Universe” made a comeback on screen.

The new franchise titled “Voltron: Legendary Defender” produced by Dreamworks Animation premiered on Netflix on June 10, 2016.

The series which has 13 episodes was released in ten countries including United States, Canada, Latin America and United Kingdom.

It was executive produced by The Legend of Korra‘s Lauren Montgomery and Joaquim Dos Santos.

Voltron was initially produced as a joint venture between World Events Productions and Toei Animation. It features a team of astronauts that pilot a giant Super Robot known as Voltron.

The earlier seasons “Lion Force Voltron” and “Vehicle Force Voltron” were adapted from the Japanese anime television series “Lion Force Voltron” and “Armored Fleet Dairugger XV” respectively.

In an all-new series, five robot lions unite to form the towering powerful Voltron and save the galaxy.

 

Here is the “Voltron” trailer: