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    Friday June 17, 2016
  • New "Robotech" Comic Series to Launch in Early 2017

    Creative team to be announced in the coming weeks

    Titan Comics is teaming up with Harmony Gold USA to bring Robotech—the localized '80s TV series cobbled together from the original Macross anime, as well as Super Dimension Cavalry Southern Cross and Genesis Climber Mospeada—back to the world of comics. Hit the jump for more.

  • Sunday May 29, 2016
  • "Macross" Co-Creator Discusses "Delta," "Robotech" and More

    This weekend, Forbes' games/anime site shared their conversation with Shoji Kawamori,

     This weekend, Forbes' games/anime site shared their conversation with Shoji Kawamori, the anime creator/designer/director best known for his contributions to the Macross franchise. While he could not comment on whether the new, fourth series, Delta would make it to international audiences, noting that that was a matter for international IP holder,s which he didn't have visibility into, he explained its concept at length. More after the jump.

  • Thursday May 12, 2016
  • Crackle Set To Stream "Robotech"

    This includes Harmony Gold's localization of Tatsunoko-produced mecha anime as well as the original "Shadow Chronicles"

    On May 15th, Sony's streaming service Crackle is set to introduce Robotech to their library of anime. This includes Harmony Gold's localization of Tatsunoko-produced mecha anime The Super Dimension Fortress Macross, Super Dimension Cavalry Southern Cross and Genesis Climber MOSPEADA as well as the original Shadow Chronicles. More after the jump.

  • Monday March 28, 2016
  • Live-Action "Robotech" Director Talks "Macross" Connection

    At last weekend's Wonder Con, IGN caught up with James Wan, The Saw and Furious 7 director who has Aquaman on his to-do, as well as Robotech

    At last weekend's Wonder Con, IGN caught up with James Wan, The Saw and Furious 7 director who has Aquaman on his to-do, as well as Robotech. In a brief conversation, Wan discusses maintaining elements of the original material, especially its much loved "Macross Saga." Get a look after the jump.

  • Saturday June 6, 2015
  • "Adventure Time" Sneaks in "Robotech" Homage

    Nod included in "Orgalorg," season 6's 40th episode

    While not the most overt reference, the folks behind Robotech, Harmony Gold's localization of Tatsunoko-produced mecha anime The Super Dimension Fortress Macross, Super Dimension Cavalry Southern Cross and Genesis Climber MOSPEADA, noticed that that "Orgalorg", the 40th episode of Cartoon Network's Adventure Time season 6, snuck in a nod to the classic sci-fi. Get a look after the jump.

  • Thursday June 4, 2015
  • "Furious 7" Director Confirmed For "Robotech" Movie

    Wan likely to go to "Robotech" after "Aquaman," after " The Conjuring 2"

    The movie industry is buzzing with the news, as Furious 7 gets close to claiming the title of the #3 slot on the highest grossing films of all-time, director James Wan is becoming a very sought, very busy figure in Hollywood. Already committed to he Conjuring 2: The Endfield Experiment, he's now reportedly signed for both Aquaman at Warner Bros. and Robotech at Sony.

  • Thursday April 30, 2015
  • "Furious 7" Director James Wan Reportedly in Talks to Helm Live-Action "Robotech"

    Sony aims to adapt localization of Tatsunoko sci-fi anime

    According to Hollywood Reporter, after an offer from Sony, Furious 7 and Saw director James Wan is in talks to helm the live-action adaptation of RobotechHarmony Gold's localization of Tatsunoko-produced mecha anime The Super Dimension Fortress Macross, Super Dimension Cavalry Southern Cross and Genesis Climber MOSPEADA, as a live-action Hollywood project. More after the jump.

  • Thursday April 16, 2015
  • Saboten Con to Feature "Robotech" 30th Anniversary Celebration

    Voice cast gather at Arizona event

    Do you remember love, or at least classic '80s syndicated animated programming? It's been 30 years since the March 4, 1985 debut of Robotech, Harmony Gold's localization of Tatsunoko-produced mecha anime The Super Dimension Fortress Macross, Super Dimension Cavalry Southern Cross and Genesis Climber MOSPEADA. As part of their convention tour, Harmony Gold in association with Monkey Paw Entertainment will be presenting a special celebration at Phoenix, Arizona's SabotenCon.

  • Thursday March 26, 2015
  • Sony Picks Up Live-Action "Robotech" Rights

    Studio reportedly planning to move forward quickly

    Entertainment business news magazine Variety is reporting that Sony Pictures has secured rights adaptat Robotech, Harmony Gold's localization of Tatsunoko-produced mecha anime The Super Dimension Fortress Macross, Super Dimension Cavalry Southern Cross and Genesis Climber MOSPEADA, as a live-action Hollywood project, viewed as a potential film franchise. More after the jump.

  • Thursday February 5, 2015
  • Hollywood Live-Action "Robotech" Gets New Producers and Writer

    Reportedly, the project is looking for a director and Andy Muschietti, already attached to Shadow of the Colossus' adaptation, is being eyed

    Deadline Hollywood is reporting that, after going through a string of filmmakers that has include Tobey Maguire to Akiva Goldsman, Joby Harold, Gough & Millar, and Lawrence Kasdan, a Hollywood, live-action adaptation of 80's mech series Robotech is back in development, this time from Warner Bros-based producers Hollywood Gang, with Gianni Nunnari and Mark Canton producing and 300's Michael Gordon attached to write. More after the jump.

  • Saturday August 2, 2014
  • "Robotech Academy" Kickstarter Cancelled

    $194,574 had been pledged towards $500,000

    After raising $194,574 towards its $500,000 goal and with the month deadline approaching, Harmony Gold has cancelled the Kickstarter campaign to crowdfund Robotech Academya 24 minute pilot episode based on Carl Macek's concept for continuing the animated sci-fi series originally produced with footage from Macross, Genesis Climber Mospeada, and Super Dimension Century Southern Cross. More after the jump.

  • Sunday July 27, 2014
  • UDON Announces "Kill La Kill" Manga Plus "Macross,"Phoenix Wright" and "Yu-Gi-Oh!" Art Books

    Plus "Professor Layton," Osamu Tezuka, and, of course, "Street Fighter"

    Manga, comics and art book publisher UDON had plenty to announce at San Diego Comic Con including the Kill La Kill manga and impressive selection of new art book licenses. Get the complete details after the jump.

  • Friday July 25, 2014
  • "Macross" and "Robotech" Re-Release Planned

    18 episode set will be available on DVD September 23 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment exclusively through Amazon

    Harmony Gold has announced that Robotech The Classic Collection - Volume 1 will be released on DVD September 23 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment exclusively through Amazon. This collection features the American broadcast syndication in 1985, along with the original and uncut episodes from the Japanese series Super Dimension Fortress Macross, all on one 4-disc set for the suggested retail price of $19.98. More after the jump.