Man, look at that Doc Rick. It’s like he slowly went from a circle with no brows to an oval with a unibrow. Also look at that show color and socks. <3 At least the color palette for the rest of him is largely the same.
SPACE LIONS. DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES, NOW COMES WITH MORE LION, LESS SPACE(SHIP).
Allura: Shiro. This is important. When you – Pidge, don’t touch the monitors! Lance, stop shrieking and help Hunk restrain Keith. Keith, put the sword down – Shiro, sorry, yes, look at me, calmly, please. When you entered the alternate psychic voltron dimension at the holy space temple, did you remember not to speak to anything you encountered there??
Coran: On the bright side, with a bit of luck, you’ll probably survive!
[Or whatever scenario your heart chooses. I just want world-building magic space lion shenanigans guys. there’s so much potential, my heart can’t take it
eta: oh yeah, this idea got started by @1w1wbigher06fan asking for a actual black lion comforting shiro. thanks!]