The latest Japanese TV rebroadcast of 2008's Macross Frontier has ended with teaser for an upcoming TV anime. No other details were revealed, but given that it's a Macross anime, you can be sure to count on the series' three principle elements: transforming robot planes, a love triangle and idol singing! Check out the tease after the jump.
Namco Bandai is going full throttle with their Macross promotion leading up to the May 15th release of Macross Frontier the Movie 30th d Shudisuta b Box. In addition to ads and previews, there's a new ad for the Mobage digital social card game, boasting some nice missile massacre/Itano circus work. Get a look after the jump.
With the Macross Frontier the Movie 30th d Shudisuta b Box movie Blu-ray box set coming May 15th, Namco Amusement has launched a special lottery, featuring the grand prize of the set signed by Aya Endo and Megumi Nakajima. And, it wouldn't be a Namco amusement promo if the characters didn't get a redesign in the fashion of the umaibou tasty stick mascot. Check out the results after the jump.
A month after they posted their new Sheryl Nome seminar, Bandai Namco has posted a set of commercials for the Macross Frontier the Movie 30th d Shudisuta b Box. Set to be released May 15th, the 3-disc boxset of the Macross Frontier movies, will feature English subtitles, making this the first official English subtitles for new Macross animation in 18 years (Macross Plus). Get a look after the jump.
You might have gotten used to hearing Aya Endo as Komugi in Hunter x Hunter, but he's now blown her noses and reprised the role of Galaxy Angel Sheryl Nomes in an SD seminar promoting "Macross Frontier the Movie 30th d Shudisuta b Box." More after the jump.
Bandai Namco Games has announced a 3-disc boxset of the Macross Frontier movies, complete with English subtitles, will be released May 15th. This is the first official English subtitles for new Macross animation in 18 years (Macross Plus). More after the jump.
The recent Sailor Moon iPad Mini cases offered by Bandai premium have proven to be early examples of an expanding offering from the Bandai Premium Smartphone Museum. Additional offerings now include two Evangelion designs, one Macross, and, slightly more surprisingly, the Peko-chan Milky candy mascot. Get a look after the jump.
This weekend, a team of models dressed as Yokohama Chinatown native Lynn Minmay teamed up with reps from Wowow, the local tourism board and the Yokohama Minatomirai station master to cut the ribbon on a full scale VF-25 Valkyrie. As part of the string of Macross 30th anniversary celebrations, the transforming reproduction jet mech will be displayed through September 2nd. Get a look after the jump.
The voice actress of Sheryl Nome from Macross Frontier, Takara Miyuki from Lucky☆Star and other memorable roles has announced that she got married in the last entry of her official blog on August 8th in Japan. She was engaged in 2011 and the blog had been inactive for a while since then until now. See her last blog entry after the jump!
Kadokawa Shouten’s manga magazine Newtype Ace, launched in 2011 to feature manga tie-ins to anime properties, announced plans to end this month, with most of its series moving it Nico Nico Ace. More after the jump.