Voltron: Legendary Defender: Season 1 Reviews

Top Critic
January 19, 2017
Attention to both macro- and micro- detail is evident from the first frame of Voltron: Legendary Defender.
June 10, 2016
The main attraction of this series is the visuals, and viewers who want to see the anime-inspired aesthetic of Korra and Avatar applied to a futuristic sci-fi series will be drawn to the evocative design work and dynamic storyboarding.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
June 9, 2016
For all its improvements in form and content, it has not sacrificed fundamental candy-colored cheesiness for fashionable dark modernity.
January 19, 2017
Seriously, you won't be disappointed. It's something special that doesn't come around often in television.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
January 19, 2017
Voltron: Legendary Defender is a worthy revival of a classic series.
January 19, 2017
DreamWorks Voltron Legendary Defender delivers exactly the kind of show you've come to expect from the amazing creative team behind The Legend of Korra.
Full Review | Original Score: 8.9/10
January 19, 2017
I think my favorite thing about it is is that it's just fun!
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
June 10, 2016
It isn't trying to reinvent or really improve on the original conceit of Voltron, but Legendary Defender is certainly a welcome take on this classic cartoon; one that should appeal to fans both new and old.
June 10, 2016
Fans of the original will be drawn in by the clever update and young kids will love lasers shooting out of robotic lions' tails. If you're in either of those groups, you won't find anything more engaging than Voltron.
June 10, 2016
This exceptional series gives a DreamWorks makeover to an '80s fan favorite, and the result deserves to draw big crowds.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
June 10, 2016
The animation is beautiful to behold, and the action is fast-paced and fun. Whether you're a fan of the original or are new to the game, this Netflix series is worth the watch.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5