At the recent ABRICKADABRA event of the Philippine LEGO Users Group (PHLUG), Lendy Tayag spoke about how he first became interested in LEGO, his love for super robots like Voltes V and Voltron, and how he was eventually cited by LEGO for creating the official Voltron build that will soon be released in the market.
“From days of long ago, from uncharted regions of the universe, comes a legend;
the legend of Voltron, Defender of the Universe, a mighty robot, loved by good, feared by evil…”
by Kathy Cunanan and Inez Vasquez
It began over their usual early morning coffee in 2012. Engineer Randy Protacio and Project Manager Stanley Lao, friends who have been playing with LEGO since childhood, realized that there was no accredited LEGO hobby group in the Philippines under the LUG (LEGO User Group) program of the LEGO Group in Denmark.