In recent news, GMA Network – one of the Philippines’ leading television networks – has made an impressive mark in the international entertainment scene with their live-action adaptation of the iconic anime “Voltes V”. This popular show has recently bagged a spot in the top 10 most-followed new shows on Instagram worldwide, based on World Information Tracking or

The renowned provider of information about TV and digital content, The Wit, released their Social Wit List, which revealed that “Voltes V: Legacy” had secured the 10th position with an estimated 10,000 followers just last month. This achievement is a testament to the show’s wide appeal and its ability to resonate with Instagram users globally in May 2023.

“Voltes V: Legacy” has been making headlines not just in the Philippines but across the globe as well. Its recent inclusion in an exclusive list of TV shows from different countries, such as the United States, Brazil, Chile, Peru, Malta, Spain, and South Korea, proves that it is a force to be reckoned with in the entertainment industry. Thanks to GMA Network’s live-action adaptation of this classic anime, Philippine entertainment has reached new heights in terms of quality.

Aside from its impressive international recognition, the show has also made a significant impact on social media. On platforms like Instagram and Tiktok, the hashtag #VoltesVLegacy has garnered over 325 million views and continues to grow. Fans are completely captivated by the thrilling battles of Steve Armstrong (Miguel Tanfelix), Jamie Robinson (Ysabel Ortega), Mark Gordon (Radson Flores), Little Jon Armstrong (Raphael Landicho), and Big Bert Armstrong (Matt Lozano) as they fight to save the planet Earth.

The Facebook page of “Voltes V: Legacy” is filled with positive feedback from fans who can’t get enough of the series. “What an incredible job done by the talented cast, director, staff, and digital team! Congratulations on creating something truly amazing that never fails to impress! Your work is top-notch and has left us completely awestruck. The Hollywood-esque visuals are simply breathtaking! Keep up the fantastic work!” gushed one enthusiastic fan. It’s clear that the team behind “Voltes V: Legacy” has created a masterpiece that has captured the hearts and minds of viewers everywhere.

The show has not only gained immense popularity but also reached a milestone with the addition of a new character, Octo-1. This latest development has further enriched the storyline and left the audience craving for more. The famous comedian Michael V., who is a huge “Voltes V” enthusiast, took to Instagram to reveal that he is the voice behind Octo-1. Michael V.’s love for “Voltes V” goes beyond lending his voice to the series. He owns some rare figures and emotions overtook him when he watched the film cut. Octo-1, a red octopus robot created by Little Jon portrayed by Raphael Landicho, will undoubtedly capture the viewers’ hearts. Michael V. shared a snapshot with Raphael and a screenshot of Octo-1’s debut in the show on his Instagram account.

“We’re happy to announce na kami na… ang mag-BESTIE sa #VoltesVLegacy!” he said.

“Tutok lang sa adventures nina Little Jon at Octo-1 tuwing weeknights! Roger, Roger,” he added.

Viewers can catch “Voltes V: Legacy” every weeknight at 8:00 p.m. on GMA Telebabad or catch it at 9:40 p.m. on GTV for those who prefer a later viewing schedule. Global Pinoys can also join the fun by watching the program through GMA Pinoy TV. If you’re unable to watch the show in real-time or reside outside the country, don’t worry! Simply check out to find out where and how you can watch it.

To wrap it up, “Voltes V: Legacy” has taken the world by storm and not just in the Philippines. The show’s social media presence on platforms like Instagram and Tiktok is proof of its massive success. GMA Network has done an excellent job of reviving this classic anime into a live-action adaptation that’s winning the hearts of viewers worldwide. With its compelling narrative and a talented ensemble, “Voltes V: Legacy” is highly recommended for both fans of the original anime and newcomers.