Dengeki Hobby Web announced today on March 3 that life-size figures inspired by the two main heroine from the Macross Frontier anime series, Sheryl Nome and Ranke Lee, are now in the works in commemoration of the Macross franchise's 35th anniversary and the Dengeki brand's 25th. Hit the jump for more story.
As reported back in March, Ukiyoe Culture Production Committee has been producing its first "Toudai Seiyu Bijinzu" (Portrait of Beautiful Voice Actress of The Present Age) ukiyoe art, inspired by 25-year-old popular anime voice actress Sumire Uesaka. General sale of the 108,000 yen (about 963 US dollars) art finally began on October 15. Hit the jump for more details.
Join cast and crew from the different eras of Macross in remembering the series on its 35th anniversary! AbemaTV's Macross special is just the beginning of a marathon of Frontier and Delta episodes, too. Hit the jump for more information!
The official website for the Macross franchise confirmed on April 8 that "Gooorgeous," a song for the franchise's 35th anniversary project performed by Sheryl Nome, one of the two main heroines in the Macross Frontier anime series, will be available on major digital stores on April 26. Hit the jump for more details.
Ukiyoe Culture Production Committee has started accepting pre-orders for its first "Todai Seiyu Bijinzu" (Portrait of Beautiful Voice Actress of The Present Age) ukiyoe art inspired by popular anime voice actress Sumire Uesaka for a late August 2017 release. The based illustration of her is newly drawn by Risa Ebata (Macross Frontier character designer). Hit the jump for more details.
As reported, Sheryl Nome, one of the two main heroines in the Macross Frontier anime series, returned with her new music video "Gorgeous" on several street visions in Tokyo, Sunday at 14:30. The two-minute clip featuring the Galactic Fairy in a belly dancer costume was screened only once. Hit the jump for more details.
The ALTA Vision in Shinjuku and the UDX Vision in Akihabara, two of the biggest street visions in Tokyo, today started screening a teaser clip announcing the return of Sheryl Nome, one of the two main heroines in the Macross Frontier anime series. Hit the jump for more details.
Japanese satellite broadcaster WOWOW is planning a "Midsummer Macross Special" marathon over the course of 3 weeks in August. Hit the jump to learn more.
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!
Following Hiro Mashima and the Evangelion character designer Yoshiyuki Sadamato, Japanese female animator Risa Ebata draws her own version of Hatsune Miku for the CD jacket of SmileR's 1st album "Melody Line(s)." She is best known as the character designer for the Macross Frontier series. Check her Miku illustration after the jump.
The jacket illustration for "Nyan Colla," the upcoming 30th anniversary duet album performed by the Macross characters, was revealed to Japanese media yesterday. Ranka and Sheryl, the two main heroines of the Macross Frontier series are wearing each other's costumes. Check the duet song list after the jump.