The popularity of Macross Frontier is thriving in Japan as the anime themed Cafe & Bar, CHARACRO will do a new collaboration with the series following the successful Tiger & Bunny collaboration. A new Macross F themed CHARACRO theme will unfold on July 27th, which is Alto Saotome's birthday and the huge celebration for the beautiful pilot is planned for fans to partake in Japan. More after the jump!
Sheryl Nome from Macross Frontier is still very much alive in fans' hearts with all the birthday wishes she is receiving on her birthday. The Galactic Fairy's new Ichibankuji figure was also on display in Akihabara and the birthday board was filled with hand-written messages from her fans during the event throughout the day. More after the jump!
It had previously been announced that Macross F will have a gorgeous new Blu-ray boxset, but are you ready to see the equally gorgeous new illustration of the galactic fairy and galactic idol who are featured on the package? See the images after the jump!
Macross Frontier's galactic fairy Sheryl Nome has a new dress design and Japanese lolita brand Angelic Pretty turned it into a real dress available for fans to purchase. This is part of the Oshare Macross F9 event currently going on at the Marui Annex in Japan and pre-orders are now open until October 31st at Angelic Pretty's Shinjuku location only. See the dress and even more Sheryl-related merchandise after the jump!
Osamu Tezuka's was inspired by musicals, especially the work of the all-female Takarazuka Revue, when making his influential shoujo manga Princess Knight. So, when the Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum in Hyogo Prefecture hosts a ‘MACROSS THE MUSEUM’ exhibit starting June 28th, it makes connection to draw the connection between the alway musical Macross and Princess Knight. See the prepared art after the jump.
On June 3rd, Japanese mobile phone service provided Docomo will begin offering Macross Concier to its smartphone users. For a monthly subscription or pay as you go, you can get a Shabette Kyara digital assistant with the voice of Macross F's idols, "Galactic Fairy" Sheryl Nome or "Super-Dimension Cinderella" Ranka Lee. More after the jump.
Max Factory is really pushing their new Sheryl Nome figure. Her already plentiful attributes just got a whole lot bigger - as in, covering the back of a bus in Japan bigger. Check out the picture after the jump.
Previously previewed at Winter Wonder Festival, Good Smile Company is now showcasing the impressive 1/7th Macross F Sheryl Nome figure that they'll be distributing for Max Factory. Chieri sculpted the Galactic Fairy figure, set to be released in October. Get a look after the jump.
April 21st is a shared birthday for two voice actors, Katsuyuki Konishi and Hiro Shimono! Konishi visited the US a few times and some of you may have met him at conventions. Shimono is famous for his love of Karaage, Japanese fried chicken, other than his acting. Come celebrate their birthdays after the jump!
There are tons of Sheryl Nome figures available from Macross F and I'm sure you own several at home, but this one is definitely a Sheryl figure to check out. Click for more photos!
Macross F has Valentine's Day special desserts for you this year! Of course, the show's real heroine (although not official) is in the Gothic Lolita dress again. Read on to feast your eyes on the sweets being offered by Patisserie Swallowtail White Rose in a special holiday collaboration. Who are you going to share these new desserts with....? Is it Sheryl or Ranka?
Aya Endo and Macross F's "Galactic Fairy" Sheryl Nome have been enlisted to lead an introduction to Macross 30: Ginga o Tsunagu Utagoe, a game bringing together past pilots such as Macross' Hikaru Ichijyo, Macross 7's Basara Nekki, Macross Plus' Isamu Dyson, Macross Zero's Shin Kudo and Macross F's Alto Saotome with originals. Get a look after the jump.
Music label Flying Dog has posted preview video for the theme song for Macross F/Macross 7 crossover project Macross FB7. Set to be released October 24th, FB7's soundtrack will feature F's idols Sheryl and Ranka covering the music of 7's space rock band Fire Bomber as well as a new FB song. Get a look and listen after the jump.
In the first two weeks of May, Macross Soul will be taking pre-orders for some amazing space idol undies. See the Sheryl Nome and Ranka Lee items after the jump.