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Quote:...Veteran producer Mark Gordon has teamed with music producer Pharrell Williams, World Events Prods. and producers Mark Costa and Ford Oelman to make a big-budget feature of the 1980s giant robot kids TV series and toy sensation. The World Events "Voltron" animated TV series debuted in 1984, about at the same time as Hasbro's Transformers toy line, igniting a morphing robot phenomenon. ...
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If they did it right, I could dig that.
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I ran into some old voltron cartoon tapes back in the day. One was a 30 minute episode, the other was a 90 minute episode. It took me a week to watch; it was so bad.

The plot of every episode: (done 3 times in the hour and a half episode)
-Bad guy comes in
-Voltroners jump in their robot cats to fight and eventually get their asses kicked
-Bad guy comes back
-Voltroners form up into their large robot and do some damage but eventually start getting their asses kicked again
-Bad guy won't go away
-Voltroners form their sword and split the bad guy with on fell swoop, thus ending the bad guy with a simple manuver that could have been done in the first 3 minutes of the episode
-The end
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Well it's a tried and true method. If it ain't broke, don't fix it?
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Bourgeois_Rage Wrote:Well it's a tried and true method. If it ain't broke, don't fix it?
and thus came the mighty morphin power rangers
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Voltron was way better than anything Power Rangers ever hoped to be.
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RE: Voltron...
Anyone watched the new Netflix iteration of Voltron?

I've gone through about 8 episodes of the new series and its not bad... some interesting changes/plot twists to it that I don't recall being done in the original cartoon but...
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RE: Voltron...
(06-16-2016 10:46 PM)PirateTreasureNC Wrote:  Anyone watched the new Netflix iteration of Voltron?

I've gone through about 8 episodes of the new series and its not bad... some interesting changes/plot twists to it that I don't recall being done in the original cartoon but...

I've watched the first four episodes, and I've liked what I've seen. In talking to a friend, he said that they tried to please every Voltron fan and - in his mind - they succeeded. I find it difficult to disagree with his sentiment.
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RE: Voltron...
(06-17-2016 06:41 AM)BlazerJoe Wrote:  
(06-16-2016 10:46 PM)PirateTreasureNC Wrote:  Anyone watched the new Netflix iteration of Voltron?

I've gone through about 8 episodes of the new series and its not bad... some interesting changes/plot twists to it that I don't recall being done in the original cartoon but...

I've watched the first four episodes, and I've liked what I've seen. In talking to a friend, he said that they tried to please every Voltron fan and - in his mind - they succeeded. I find it difficult to disagree with his sentiment.

Well, I have enjoyed the fact that there isn't a new RoBeast every episode that Voltron has to fight lol.... I would say that I think they underused ______'s sorcoress aide though.
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RE: Voltron...
[Image: voltron.jpg]
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