"To infinity and beyond!"

Buzz Lightyear is the deuteragonist of the Toy Story movies, and the titluar protagonist of his own TV series. He is a spaceman toy originally belonging to Andy Davis. Buzz was based on a fictional character of the same name, and created during a time where astronauts were especially popular towards children. His arrival in the original Toy Story created conflict with Andy’s favorite toy, Sheriff Woody, though this rivalry will eventually turn into a lifelong friendship.

Why He Rocks

  1. He's one of the most iconic Pixar characters the company's ever created.
  2. He is a friendly guy who treats other toys with respect.
  3. The "space ranger" running gag he plays thoughout the franchise is pretty funny.
  4. He's based on popular space action figures that were popular at the time.
  5. Since Toy Story 2, he developed a cute crush on Jessie.
  6. He is voiced by the one and only Tim Allen, who also stars in another Disney franchise, The Santa Clause.
  7. He's proven to be almost as good a leader as the sheriff himself.
  8. He even got his own TV show, which was proven to exist in real life, which is exactly because Woody's Roundup only exists in the Toy Story universe.
  9. His famous line, “To infinity and beyond!”, which really never gets old.
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