Events

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 […]

UPDATE! May’n adds Los Angeles to her Tour! July 17, 2014

UPDATE! May’n adds Los Angeles to her Tour! July 17, 2014

Update! Tickets now available for May’n’s L.A show! VIP Meet and greet is extremely limited in supply… Get yours today! http://www.utbhollywood.com/mayn/   From nekopop.com – May’n returns to Los Angeles for special show at Musicians Institute J-Pop and anime singer May’n […]

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 […]

YF-30 @ Tamashi Nations Akiba Showroom

Starting last Thursday, a special display of Bandai Chogokin Macross Valkyries  opened at Tamashi Nations Akiba Showroom. Included among the Valkyries on display was the YF-30, YF-25 Prophecy, and Ozuma colored YF-29. Of course, the SpeakerPODcast crew dropped by to […]

Flight of the Valkyries @ Anime Boston

Flight of the Valkyries @ Anime Boston

Collection DX’s Veef did a panel on the origins of some of Macrosses most notable Valkyries at Anime Boston last weekend. His writeup of the convention can be found here. +18   

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Mylene Night #04 Report: The Politics of Music

The fourth and final of Chie Kajiura’s birthday concerts for Macross 7′s Mylene Flare Jenius was many things. It was a recap of the previous concerts for those who might have missed them. It was the end of an event […]

Macross World Convention 2014 – October 4th, 2014 – Save the date!

Macross World Convention 2014 – October 4th, 2014 – Save the date!

  More info as it comes in! +31   

MACROSS THE MUSEUM ver.1.01 Announced!

MACROSS THE MUSEUM ver.1.01 Announced!

MACROSS THE MUSEUM, featuring a 1:1 scale VF-1S cockpit, will be re-opening, this time at the Ishinomori Manga Museum in Miyagi Prefecture. The previous version of the exhibit was held at the Tezuka Osamu Manga Museum in Takarazuka, Hyogo Prefecture. […]

Oshare Macross Store – 02/01-02/22

Oshare Macross Store – 02/01-02/22

The latest in the series of temporary ‘Oshare Macross’ stores opened at Shinjuku Marui Annex today. With a decidedly Valentine’s Day theme, this new Oshare Macross also featured a sneak peek at the packaging for the upcoming Macross Frontier movies […]

Fire bomBAR

As discussed towards the end of the latest Macross SpeakerPODcast, the crew visited the Macross 7-themed Fire bomBAR in Osaka. (other English-language coverage can be found HERE) It looked a little bit like this. +820