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* EverythingsBetterWithPrincesses: Allura and her cousin Romelle.


* TheEmperor: Zeppo, who is technically the BigBad, but rarely shows up, relying on [[TheHeavy Throk]], and [[NobleTopEnforcer Hazar]].

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* TheEmperor: Zeppo, who is technically the BigBad, but rarely shows up, relying on [[TheHeavy Throk]], Throk, and [[NobleTopEnforcer Hazar]].


* AVillainNamedZrg: Zarkon



** [[spoiler:This of course being a case of SparedByTheAdaptation: Sven was originally twin brothers in ''[=GoLion=]'' and neither of them were as lucky.]]

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** [[spoiler:This of course being [[spoiler:This, however, is a case of SparedByTheAdaptation: Sven was originally twin brothers in ''[=GoLion=]'' and neither of them were as lucky.]]



* CatsAreMean: [[WickedWitch Haggar's]] RightHandCat. Averted for Voltron himself, who is made of five benevolent cats.

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* CatsAreMean: [[WickedWitch Haggar's]] RightHandCat. Averted for Voltron himself, who itself, which is made of five benevolent cats.



* ColorCodedForYourConvenience: Averted, if the above trope is of any indication. Most of the heroes' costume colors don't correspond to their respective lion.

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* ColorCodedForYourConvenience: Averted, if the above trope is of any indication. Most of the heroes' costume colors don't correspond to their respective lion.



* TheComplainerIsAlwaysWrong: Wonderfully averted when Lance doesn't trust a potential new pilot. Although it was for the wrong reason, Lance was right because the new guy was the MonsterOfTheWeek.



* TheComplainerIsAlwaysWrong: Wonderfully averted when Lance doesn't trust a potential new pilot. Although it was for the wrong reason, Lance was right because the new guy was the MonsterOfTheWeek.



* DividedWeFall: Since all five members of the Voltron Force have to be present in order to form Voltron, many of Haggar and Lotor's plans center around separating one member of the team from the rest. These plans invariably fail to work long enough. In ''Golion'', Honerva succeeded in killing Shirogane, which led to Fala replacing him.

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* DividedWeFall: Since all five members of the Voltron Force have to be present in order to form Voltron, many of Haggar and Lotor's plans center around separating one member of the team from the rest. These plans invariably fail to work long enough. In ''Golion'', ''[=GoLion=]'', Honerva succeeded in killing Shirogane, which led to Fala replacing him.



* ErmineCapeEffect: Even when not fancied up, even in uniform, Allura still wears her [[RequisiteRoyalRegalia tiara]].

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* ErmineCapeEffect: ErmineCapeEffect:
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Even when not fancied up, even in uniform, Allura still wears her [[RequisiteRoyalRegalia tiara]].



** Also Voltron himself. When the Voltron team first arrives on planet Arus, the planet has only just been ripped to shreds by Zarkon -- despite the fact that the leadership knew where the lions were and had already built a complicated transit network to get to them, and ''someone'' must have surely known the keys were buried with the King -- yet no one handed the keys over to their best pilots and told them to form Voltron.
*** Not so much with Voltron as with the lions. Remember, the [[spoiler:mice took one of the keys]]

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** Also Voltron himself.itself. When the Voltron team first arrives on planet Arus, the planet has only just been ripped to shreds by Zarkon -- despite the fact that the leadership knew where the lions were and had already built a complicated transit network to get to them, and ''someone'' must have surely known the keys were buried with the King -- yet no one handed the keys over to their best pilots and told them to form Voltron.
*** Not so much with Voltron as with the lions. Remember, the [[spoiler:mice took one of the keys]] keys.]]



** Episode 21, It'll Be A Cold Day. Watch Allura put the mouse down her collar. Look closely at her expression.

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** Episode 21, It'll "It'll Be A Cold Day. Day:" Watch Allura put the mouse down her collar. Look closely at her expression.



* LimitedWardrobe: With the exception of Allura, and Sven, a CompositeCharacter everyone else has exactly three outfits - a uniform, a set of civvies, and sleepwear.

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* LimitedWardrobe: With the exception exceptions of Allura, Allura and Sven, a CompositeCharacter Sven (a CompositeCharacter), everyone else has exactly three outfits - a uniform, a set of civvies, and sleepwear.



** ''Voltron: The Third Dimension'' took it to its logical conclusion; everyone EXCEPT Allura wore only their Voltron Force uniforms. Allura was given some dresses to wear on state functions.
* LoveTriangle: Hinted at as early as Episode 6, in which Allura physically comes between Keith and Lance during an argument, and again in the final episode of the first season in which Allura, lying down in a field among the Voltron force, is reclining between Keith and Lance. It's a Love Tetrahedron once Lotor is brought into the picture. Alas, the Love Triangle collapses in the PostScriptSeason, in which not only are Keith and Allura kissing, embracing, and holding hands, but Allura's father gives them his blessing.

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** ''Voltron: The Third Dimension'' took it to its logical conclusion; everyone EXCEPT ''except'' Allura wore only their Voltron Force uniforms. Allura was given some dresses to wear on state functions.
* LoveTriangle: Hinted at as early as Episode 6, in which Allura physically comes between Keith and Lance during an argument, and again in the final episode of the first season in which Allura, lying down in a field among the Voltron force, is reclining between Keith and Lance. It's a Love Tetrahedron once Lotor is brought into the picture. Alas, the Love The Triangle collapses in the PostScriptSeason, in which not only are Keith and Allura kissing, embracing, and holding hands, but Allura's father gives them his blessing.



* OffModel: A decidedly downhill decline in Episodes 53-72, as well as "The Fleet of Doom" special, which were commissioned by a no-name Korean company. The color range of these episodes is more limited than that of the originals, and some of the characters are colored differently. Notable in the latter is Pidge's uniform and the Green Lion being drawn so dark a green it appears black, Romelle's dress having a brighter color, and the aforementioned examples in AdaptationDyeJob.



* OffModel: A decidedly downhill decline in Episodes 53-72, as well as "The Fleet of Doom" special, which were commissioned by a no-name Korean company. The color range of these episodes is more limited than that of the originals, and some of the characters are colored differently. Notable in the latter is Pidge's uniform and the Green Lion being drawn so dark a green it appears black, Romelle's dress having a brighter color, and the aforementioned examples in AdaptationDyeJob.



* ParentalAbandonment: Both of Allura's parents died years before the events of the show.
** We also don't see Romelle and Bandor's mother when they are introduced, so we assume they've been motherless for some time, and even through the cut-and-paste editing, you can see that their father died in battle.

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* ParentalAbandonment: ParentalAbandonment:
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Both of Allura's parents died years before the events of the show.
** We also don't see Romelle and Bandor's mother when they are introduced, so we assume they've been motherless for some time, time; and even through the cut-and-paste editing, you can see that their father died in battle.



* PimpedOutDress: Allura's dress. Romelle's dress isn't that fancy, but when she wears a battle jumpsuit it fits this trope better.

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* PimpedOutDress: Allura's dress. Romelle's dress isn't that fancy, but when she wears a battle jumpsuit jumpsuit, it fits this trope better.



* RedOniBlueOni: Lance is the Red Oni- impulsive, confrontational, outspoken, rebellious, even a little aggressive- and pilots the Red Lion... but wears blue uniform and civvies. Keith is the Blue Oni- rational, calm, level-headed, prudent, reasonable... but wears red uniform and civvies, and pilots the Black Lion. Curiously, Keith is TheHero and Standardized Leader and very idealistic; while Lance is the {{Lancer}} and much more realistic. Further playing with this trope is that Allura has an even mix of both Red Oni and Blue Oni traits, wears pink outfits, and pilots the Blue Lion--and has a crush on one of these guys.

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* RedOniBlueOni: Lance is the Red Oni- Oni - impulsive, confrontational, outspoken, rebellious, even a little aggressive- aggressive - and pilots the Red Lion... but wears blue uniform and civvies. Keith is the Blue Oni- Oni - rational, calm, level-headed, prudent, reasonable... but wears red uniform and civvies, and pilots the Black Lion. Curiously, Keith is TheHero and Standardized Leader and very idealistic; while Lance is the {{Lancer}} TheLancer and much more realistic. Further playing with this trope is the fact that Allura has an even mix of both Red Oni and Blue Oni traits, wears pink outfits, and pilots the Blue Lion--and Lion... ''and'' has a crush on one of these guys.



* ScrewTheRulesImDoingWhatsRight: Keith, Lance, Hunk, and Pidge go to answer a distress signal coming from Pidge’s home planet (in Golion, it was actually Earth), but get detained by Coran and the castle guards, saying that Voltron is for the defense of Arus. The four fight their way through and go anyway, saying that ignoring a distress signal is low.
* SeriesFauxnale: The first season finale, "Final Victory", which was the dubbed version of the series finale of ''Golion''. The PostScriptSeason, however, basically undoes everything that happens in it.

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* ScrewTheRulesImDoingWhatsRight: Keith, Lance, Hunk, and Pidge go to answer a distress signal coming from Pidge’s home planet (in Golion, ''[=Golion=]'', it was actually Earth), but get detained by Coran and the castle guards, saying that Voltron is for the defense of Arus. The four fight their way through and go anyway, saying that ignoring a distress signal is low.
* SeriesFauxnale: The first season finale, "Final Victory", which was the dubbed version of the series finale of ''Golion''.''[=GoLion=]''. The PostScriptSeason, however, basically undoes everything that happens in it.



* SimpleYetOpulent: Allura's and Romelle's princess dresses have just a few frills, so they are both this trope and pimped dresses.

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* SimpleYetOpulent: Allura's Allura and Romelle's princess dresses have just a few frills, so they are both this trope and pimped dresses.



** One member of the team featured in the opening credits (Sven) is incapacitated early on and doesn't come back until a later season, but remains in the credits instead of having Allura appear.

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** One member of the team featured in the opening credits (Sven) is incapacitated early on in the series and doesn't come back until a later season, but remains in the credits instead of having Allura appear.



* VillainousCrush: Lotor's infatuation with Allura appears to be his motivation for much of the series, and his hatred of Keith.

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* AVillainNamedZrg: Zarkon
* VillainousCrush: Lotor's infatuation with Allura appears to be his motivation for much of the series, and also for his hatred of Keith.



* WhiteHairBlackHeart : Prince Bokar of Sennec from very early on in the series (villain of the week). Prince Lotor and Witch Haggar both have white hair as well.

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* WhiteHairBlackHeart : Prince Bokar of Sennec from very early on in the series (villain of the week). Prince Lotor and Witch Haggar both have white hair as well.



* WrongInsultOffence: Happens when Allura insults the evil Prince Lotor and Lotor does feel insulted...but for the [[CardCarryingVillain wrong reasons]].

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* WrongInsultOffence: Happens when Allura insults the evil Prince Lotor and Lotor does ''does'' feel insulted...insulted... but for the [[CardCarryingVillain wrong reasons]].


In the year 1998 as the TurnOfTheMillennium approached, ''Voltron'' was [[{{Revival}} revived]] in the form of ''[[WesternAnimation/VoltronTheThirdDimension Voltron: The Third Dimension]]'', a completely CGI animated continuation of the ''Lion Voltron'' storyline, set a [[TimeSkip few years into the future relative to the original]], as there are important changes to the setting, but the character cast stay mainly the same. This sub-series tends to have a slightly darker, more mature take on its plots. In its second season, Voltron was redesigned as a "Cyber Stealth" model. (How exactly a robot that big could qualify as "stealth" even when painted black is anyone's guess.) There have also been several comic book series based on ''Lion Voltron'', including a series that basically retells the origins of the "Voltron Force" and their discovery of Voltron and more recently, a ''Robotech/Voltron'' crossover. In addition, Creator/PrivateerPress released a Voltron [[TabletopStrategyGame tabletop miniature game]] based on its ''TabletopGame/{{Monsterpocalypse}}'' ruleset.

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In the year 1998 as the TurnOfTheMillennium approached, ''Voltron'' was [[{{Revival}} revived]] in the form of ''[[WesternAnimation/VoltronTheThirdDimension Voltron: The Third Dimension]]'', a completely CGI animated continuation of the ''Lion Voltron'' storyline, set a [[TimeSkip few years into the future relative to the original]], as there are important changes to the setting, but the character cast stay stayed mainly the same. This sub-series tends to have a slightly darker, more mature take on its plots. In its second season, Voltron was redesigned as a "Cyber Stealth" model. (How exactly a robot that big could qualify as "stealth" even when painted black is anyone's guess.) There have also been several comic book series based on ''Lion Voltron'', including a series that basically retells the origins of the "Voltron Force" and their discovery of Voltron and more recently, a ''Robotech/Voltron'' crossover. In addition, Creator/PrivateerPress released a Voltron [[TabletopStrategyGame tabletop miniature game]] based on its ''TabletopGame/{{Monsterpocalypse}}'' ruleset.


In the year 1998 as the TurnOfTheMillennium approached, ''Voltron'' was [[{{Revival}} revived]] in the form of ''[[WesternAnimation/VoltronTheThirdDimension Voltron: The Third Dimension]]'', a completely CGI animated continuation of the ''Lion Voltron'' storyline, set a [[TimeSkip few years into the future relative to the original]], as there are important changes to the setting, but the character cast stay mainly the same. This sub-series tends to have a slightly darker, more mature take on its plots. In its second season, Voltron was redesigned as a "Cyber Stealth" model. (How exactly a robot that big could qualify as "stealth" even when painted black is anyone's guess.) There have also been several comic book series based on ''Lion Voltron'', including a series that basically retells the origins of the "Voltron Force" and their discovery of Voltron and more recently, a ''Robotech/Voltron'' crossover. In addition, [[http://www.privateerpress.com Privateer Press]] released a Voltron [[TabletopGames tabletop miniature game]] based on its ''TabletopGame/{{Monsterpocalypse}}'' ruleset.

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In the year 1998 as the TurnOfTheMillennium approached, ''Voltron'' was [[{{Revival}} revived]] in the form of ''[[WesternAnimation/VoltronTheThirdDimension Voltron: The Third Dimension]]'', a completely CGI animated continuation of the ''Lion Voltron'' storyline, set a [[TimeSkip few years into the future relative to the original]], as there are important changes to the setting, but the character cast stay mainly the same. This sub-series tends to have a slightly darker, more mature take on its plots. In its second season, Voltron was redesigned as a "Cyber Stealth" model. (How exactly a robot that big could qualify as "stealth" even when painted black is anyone's guess.) There have also been several comic book series based on ''Lion Voltron'', including a series that basically retells the origins of the "Voltron Force" and their discovery of Voltron and more recently, a ''Robotech/Voltron'' crossover. In addition, [[http://www.privateerpress.com Privateer Press]] Creator/PrivateerPress released a Voltron [[TabletopGames [[TabletopStrategyGame tabletop miniature game]] based on its ''TabletopGame/{{Monsterpocalypse}}'' ruleset.


* CaramelldansenVid: One of many back when the meme was still popular.


* BloodlessCarnage: Although ''Anime/DairuggerXV'' had its fair share of military death, the American dub took pains to tell the audience that the things being shot up were "robot attack ships" and "android stormtroopers." The next-to-last episode even had a violent Drule lynch mob chanting, "Capture the president! Capture the president!"


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* NeverSayDie: Although ''Anime/DairuggerXV'' had its fair share of military death, the American dub took pains to tell the audience that the things being shot up were "robot attack ships" and "android stormtroopers." The next-to-last episode even had a violent Drule lynch mob chanting, "Capture the president! Capture the president!"


--> '''Commander Keith'''

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[[AC:Lion Voltron]]

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[[AC:Lion [[foldercontrol]]

[[folder:Lion
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[[AC:Vehicle Voltron]]

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[[AC:Vehicle [[/folder]]

[[folder:Vehicle
Voltron]]


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Meanwhile, select episodes from ''Lion Voltron'', ''[=GoLion=]'', ''Vehicle Voltron'', ''The Third Dimension'', and ''Voltron Force'', are [[https://www.youtube.com/user/WEP/playlists available to stream]] from WEP's [=YouTube=] channel. ''Voltron Force'' and ''Legendary Defender'' can be streamed in their entirety on Netflix.

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Meanwhile, select episodes from ''Lion Voltron'', ''[=GoLion=]'', ''Vehicle Voltron'', ''The Third Dimension'', and ''Voltron Force'', are [[https://www.youtube.com/user/WEP/playlists available to stream]] from WEP's [=YouTube=] channel. ''Voltron Force'' and ''Legendary Defender'' can be streamed in their its entirety on Netflix.



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--> '''Commander Keith'''

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* AesopAmnesia: You would think after the first time it happened that they would be more wary about letting obviously suspicious people into the castle but this happened at least twice after the first time.


In 2016, ''WesternAnimation/VoltronLegendaryDefender'', a ContinuityReboot, was released by Creator/{{Netflix}} and Creator/DreamworksAnimation, reviving the franchise. Because of the success of the re-imagined series, there is talk of [=DreamWorks=] owners Creator/{{Universal}} Studios doing a LiveActionAdaptation of ''Voltron'', an idea that has for years been stuck in DevelopmentHell due to legal issues.

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In 2016, ''WesternAnimation/VoltronLegendaryDefender'', a ContinuityReboot, was released by Creator/{{Netflix}} and Creator/DreamworksAnimation, reviving the franchise. Because of the success of the re-imagined series, there is talk of [=DreamWorks=] owners Creator/{{Universal}} Studios doing a LiveActionAdaptation of ''Voltron'', an idea that has for years been stuck in DevelopmentHell due to legal issues.


** Second season: Allura's hair color is changed from honey blonde to strawberry blonde and Romelle's eye color is changed from indigo to dark brown. One color change that *did* make an iota of sense was making Sven's skin considerably paler, as would generally befit someone of Nordic ancestry.

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** Second season: Allura's hair color is changed from honey blonde to strawberry blonde and Romelle's eye color is changed from indigo to dark brown. One color change that *did* ''did'' make an iota of sense was making Sven's skin considerably paler, as would generally befit someone of Nordic ancestry.



* BloodBath: The evil witch Haggar bathes her cat in blood (although [[{{Bowdlerised}} it's called a "lava bath"]] the English version).

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* BloodBath: The evil witch Haggar bathes her cat in blood (although [[{{Bowdlerised}} it's called a "lava bath"]] in the English version).



* {{Chickification}}: While Allura was a really girly girl to begin with, she learned quickly; she was able to pilot Lance's lion (Red Lion) and hold the Blazing Sword with no problems at all by Episode 23, and Keith later teaches her judo. Unfortunately, her character's progress plateaued in the American-written second season, which had her father's ghost [[DeusExMachina continually solving problems for her]].

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* {{Chickification}}: While Allura was a really girly girl to begin with, start, she learned quickly; she was able to pilot Lance's lion (Red Lion) and hold the Blazing Sword with no problems at all by Episode 23, and Keith later teaches her judo. Unfortunately, her character's progress plateaued in the American-written second season, which had her father's ghost [[DeusExMachina continually solving problems for her]].



* DividedWeFall: Since all five members of the Voltron Force have to be present in order to form Voltron, many of Haggar and Lotor's plans center around separating one member of the team from the rest. These plans invariably fail to work long enough. In Golion, Honerva succeeded in killing Shirogane, which lead to Fala replacing him.

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* DividedWeFall: Since all five members of the Voltron Force have to be present in order to form Voltron, many of Haggar and Lotor's plans center around separating one member of the team from the rest. These plans invariably fail to work long enough. In Golion, ''Golion'', Honerva succeeded in killing Shirogane, which lead led to Fala replacing him.



* FairytaleWeddingDress: A dress made for Allura to wear on her possible future wedding.

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* FairytaleWeddingDress: A dress made for Allura to wear on at her possible future wedding.



* {{Homage}}: It could be unintentional, but Allura's grand dress dress [[http://www.sfstlskyway.com/allurawall.jpg bears a resemblance]] to [[Disney/SleepingBeauty Princess Aurora's]].

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* {{Homage}}: It could be unintentional, but Allura's grand dress dress [[http://www.sfstlskyway.com/allurawall.jpg bears a resemblance]] to [[Disney/SleepingBeauty Princess Aurora's]].

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