Events

Yoshiyuki Takani Exhibit

Yoshiyuki Takani Exhibit

A small gallery exhibition of the works of Yoshiyuki Takani is being held at the Yayoi Museum in Tokyo. Yoshiyuki Takani was a mechanical and plastic model box artist. Many of his illustrations appeared on early Macross model kits. The […]

Variable Fighter Master File Campaign

Variable Fighter Master File Campaign

A select number of bookstores throughout Japan are holding a ‘Variable Master Fighter Fair’ promotion. Anyone who purchases any of the Master Files books at participating stores will receive a bonus alternate cover – in Zentran! A list of participating […]

Macross World Con 2014 – Pics & Movies

Macross World Con 2014 – Pics & Movies

Macross World Convention 2014 was a smashing success! Below is a collection of movies and photos from the event. (Photos courtesy of Dennis Mah, Henry Liao, Kyle Dunn. Movies courtesy of A.I.C Production) Photo Gallery follows the JUMP +99   

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FireBomber Concert and Oshare Macross 7 Goods Announced

With a new Oshare Macross 7 store and a FireBomber concert both less than a month away, it was only a matter of time until details about new merchandise dropped, and dropped they have! Organisers of both events warn that […]

Oshare Macross 7 Announced

Oshare Macross 7 Announced

The latest in the ‘Oshare’ series of stores/events will celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Macross 7 and will be held at Shinjuku Marui Annex from October 17 to November 5th. No word yet on what sort of art and merchandise […]

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 ^^; +194   

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 […]