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.
Two Japanese companies are ready to release new items inspired by one of the Macross Frontier heroins, Sheryl Nome, this winter; third collaboration accessories by THE KISS and a replica leather belt by Premium Bandai. Check Sheryl's birthday celebration goods 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!
Solve a Macross Frontier mission or help make a Idol Master idol succeed! Details after the jump!