The Voltron: Legendary Defender Comic is a series of comic issues published by Lion Forge Comics. The first comic was released on July 13, 2016. Each issue is written by show head writers Tim Hedrick and Mitch Iverson, and illustrated by Digital Art Chefs. Each storyline of comic issues is complied into a paperback volume (abbreviated "TPB" for "trade paperback") after all separate issues have been released.
Volume 1 takes place within Season One after the episode Rebirth and before the episode Crystal Venom. The first issue establishes the story while each subsequent issue focuses on a specific Paladin until Issue #5.
|#1||"When Team Voltron takes on a dangerous training mission in deep space, Coran, Princess Allura's majordomo, is captured by an ancient enemy. It will take teamwork, smarts, and, of course, Voltron, to save their friend's life."||July 13, 2016|
|#2||"As Team Voltron searches for a treasure that can settle Coran's debt and save his life, the beasts they have to fight keep getting bigger and nastier! When a mountain monster has Voltron on the ropes, Hunk realizes they'll need more than brute strength to stop it."||August 24, 2016|
|#3||"A beautiful princess in the clutches of a vicious space dragon? Seems like a job for Lance! Voltron's (over)confident Blue Lion pilot swings into action but pretty soon learns that this monster is not at all what it seems."||October 05, 2016|
|#4||"Team Voltron's quest to save Coran's life gets extra-complicated when they have to face off against brain-sucking mushrooms, an ancient chess master, and a sphinx's riddles. Can Pidge lead Voltron through these tests of brains and brawn in one piece?"||November 9, 2016|
|#5||"The Yalexian pearl is within reach. In their brave attempt to save Coran, the Paladins may learn the strangest lesson of all! Final issue of series 1!"||November 30, 2016|
|TPB||"When Team Voltron takes on a dangerous training mission in deep space, Coran, Princess Allura's majordomo, is captured by an ancient enemy. It will take teamwork, smarts, and, of course, Voltron, to save their friend's life."||January 25, 2017|
|#1||"Voltron responds to a distress call, and discovers a group of alien settlers on a mining planet under attack by the Galra."||April 26, 2017|