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Summer Wonderfest 2014

Summer Wonderfest 2014

The following is a gallery of some photos I took at the Arcadia and Toybox booths at Summer Wonderfest 2014. Sorry for the iPhone quality pics ^^; +13   

Chojiku Nyan Nyan Cafe & Bar Sneak Peek!

Chojiku Nyan Nyan Cafe & Bar Sneak Peek!

The Macross Frontier-themed ‘Chojiku Nyan Nyan Cafe & Bar‘ at CHARACRO in Ikebukuro is set to open this Sunday, July 27. However, a special pre-opening event was held on July 24 for approx. 40 lucky fans. Movies were prohibited, but […]

Macross 2 Blu-ray Box is out!

Macross 2 Blu-ray Box is out!

Well, technically it comes out tomorrow, however a few people have gotten their box sets a day early. Unfortunately the blurays do not have any English subtitles or the infamous dub but (as discussed previously on SpeakerPODcast) the remaster looks […]

SpeakerPODcast Ep.16 – MACROSS 30 SPOILERCAST!

SpeakerPODcast Ep.16 – MACROSS 30 SPOILERCAST!

What exactly are Minmei, Hikaru and Misa doing in the year 2060? Why are Max and Milia shooting at Mylene? (well… haven’t we all wanted to at some point?). But more importantly, is all this canon? This episode of SpeakerPODcast […]

SpeakerPODcast Ep.15 – Macross 2 REMASTERED!

SpeakerPODcast Ep.15 – Macross 2 REMASTERED!

Wondering what the upcoming Macross 2 Bluray remaster is like? The SpeakerPODcast Crew got a sneak peak at a theatrical screening and get together to talk all about it. It’s good, but is it good enough to entice MW members […]

Macross Frontier Shudisuta Boxset Discounted!

Macross Frontier Shudisuta Boxset Discounted!

The Macross Frontier ‘Shudisuta’ movie bluray boxset WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES has been discounted by 44% at both AmiAmi and Amazon Japan. The boxset includes both THE FALSE SONGSTRESS and THE WINGS OF FAREWELL, an extras disc, and two large art […]

Macross SpeakerPODcast Ep. 14, Part 3 – MACROSS MYTHBUSTERS!

Macross SpeakerPODcast Ep. 14, Part 3 – MACROSS MYTHBUSTERS!

Tom has questions – and hopefully the SpeakerPODcast Crew has answers! So join us, as we discuss the history and production of Macross – and bust wide open some long-held misconceptions along the way. Macross SpeakerPODcast – now with 100% […]

Macross SpeakerPODcast Ep. 14, Part 2 – Renato Remembers Love

Macross SpeakerPODcast Ep. 14, Part 2 – Renato Remembers Love

Renato travels to the Ishinomori Mangattan and tries to remember love – but ends up just feeling cold instead. In the meantime, after getting some not-so-new-news out of the way, the SpeakerPODcast Crew gasps as Mina questions Basara’s parents and […]

Macross SpeakerPODcast Ep. 14, Part 1 – The VF-1D is on a boat.

Macross SpeakerPODcast Ep. 14, Part 1 – The VF-1D is on a boat.

Macross enthusiast Tom Bateman visits Tokyo and stops off to chat with the SpeakerPODcast Crew about his early history with Macross and what it was like working at HG. What on earth happened to those 1/55 re-issues anyway? I guess […]

Arcadia Displays VF-0D Prototype

Arcadia Displays VF-0D Prototype

Arcadia showed up at the Miyazawa Mokei Spring Showcase 2014 today, and boy did they bring the goods! On display for the first time ever was an early, transformable prototype of the previously announced VF-OD! The Valkyrie is still due to […]