Voltron: Legendary Defender Season 8
Voltron: Legendary Defender season 8 started airing on Friday, December 14, 2018. Get a brief email if and when the next season is announced. Make sure to come back to episode.guide where we’ll have season recap and discussion.
List of Episodes
most recent episode S8E13 The End Is the Beginning
The season consists of 13 episodes.
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Previously on Voltron: Legendary Defender: A mysterious foe acts out and the future of planet Earth is in the balance. Now more than ever its up to Voltron, the Paladins and Shiro with the Atlas to save the day.
Another major strength of Season 8 is the way it capitalizes on long-simmering plot threads and character arcs. Keith's story frequently satisfies, as we see him fully embrace the leadership role that Shiro always envisioned for him. Lance and Pidge also enjoy some meaty material in between their comedic relief <...> - by IGN Movies [Jesse Schedeen]
Now just because the ultimate conflict throughout Voltron Legendary Defender was resolved by the sacrifice of two powerful women instead of a big ol’ battle between robots and spaceships doesn’t mean that Season 8 was slacking in the action department. Far from it. This season features some of the most <...> - by Collider [Dave Trumbore]
For a show already characterized as “problematic” by fans for its treatment of issues such as queer representation and racial identity, the finale’s inability to provide the endings fans believed characters deserved (in addition to the endings that fans thought that they deserved) was ultimately why Voltron’s <...> - by Polygon [Palmer Haasch]
Voltron: Legendary Defender took the core ideas of the original series and created something more coherent, accessible and fun. The show is about five people who get chosen to become Paladins of Voltron, responsible for an ancient alien weapon. This powerful space-robot is composed of five giant robot lions, each with <...> - by Starburst [Ed Fortune]
In the end however she was the true defender of the universe. I was incredibly satisfied with her ultimate sacrifice. She wasn’t unceremoniously killed, she made a choice to sacrifice herself to save every reality in existence. That’s pretty damn cool and stops the cycle of violence between her family and <...> - by Den of Geek [Shamus Kelley]