Long ago, a mighty robot warrior, Voltron, was created to protect the galaxy from evil. Now, five young heroes must master the power of the Voltron Lions to defeat the Galra empire and restore peace! Takashi Shirogane—better known as Shiro—is the paladin (pilot) of the Black Lion. Originally captured by the Galra Empire, Shiro was experimented upon before he escaped to Earth. Returning with a weaponized robotic hand and vital information to lead Team Voltron against his former captors, Shiro is calm, thoughtful, and wise beyond his 25 years. Figure comes with swappable energy weapon hand, removable helmet, and energy shield.