Movies and TV Series

Kenji ‘Colonel Millard’ Utsumi Passes Away

Kenji ‘Colonel Millard’ Utsumi Passes Away

Sponichi Annex has reported that voice actor Kenji Utsumi passed away from cancerous peritonitus at a hospital in Shinjuku at 15:01 today. Utsumi’s most famous role was that of Raoh from Fist of the North Star, but he was also […]

Macross Plus BD Boxset CM

The Macross Plus Bluray boxset drops in a little over a week and Bandai has released a couple of trailers for it. Unfortunately these aren’t in HD and so don’t really give any idea of what sort of visual quality […]

Macross the Museum – 1:1 VF-1S Cockpit Planned

Macross the Museum – 1:1 VF-1S Cockpit Planned

The Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum in Hyogo Prefecture will host a ‘MACROSS THE MUSEUM’ exhibit starting June 28th. Apart from several items that were displayed at other exhibits last year, such as the TV ending ‘Minmay Photo Album’, the centerpiece […]

Macross FB7 BD/DVD is OUT NOW!

Macross FB7 BD/DVD is OUT NOW!

The Bluray/DVD release for Macross FB7 hit retailers in Japan today, with a recommended retail price of 8190yen for the Bluray and 5040yen for the DVD respectively. Ready to Fire and Bombaa? Do so in the FORUMS! +40   

Director: Macross FB7 isn’t a movie. It’s a rock show!

Director: Macross FB7 isn’t a movie. It’s a rock show!

On November 11, 2012, a special screening of Macross FB7 was held at Shinjuku Picadilly Cinema which included a talkshow by director Tetsuro Amino and special guests Aya Endo, Megumi Nakajima, and Yoshiki Fukuyama. The timing of the event was […]

Macross Net Meeting – Listen To Us Talk!

Macross Net Meeting – Listen To Us Talk!

The third Macross Net Meeting ‘Listen to us talk!’ was held on Niconico Douga on Wednesday April 10th. The special was hosted by Chiaki “Kyanchi’ Kyan and featured three main guests. Or should that be May’n guests? Yes, in attendance […]

English Subs Confirmed for Macross Plus Movie Edition BD.

English Subs Confirmed for Macross Plus Movie Edition BD.

Bandai Visual’s official site for the upcoming Macross Plus Complete Blu-ray Box has been updated and now lists the Movie Edition as having ENGLISH SUBTITLES! The separate OVA episodes will not have English Subtitles but do have the English dub. […]

Commemorative Macross Plus Theatrical Screenings Announced

Commemorative Macross Plus Theatrical Screenings Announced

During the Macross Fanclub Net Meeting last night it was announced that Macross Plus Movie Edition would be screened in theatres for the first time in 18 years to commemorate the upcoming release of the Bluray boxset. The screenings will […]

New FB7 Package art revealed!

New FB7 Package art revealed!

This one sneaked in under the radar — Amazon JP has revealed the new box art for the “Macross FB7 Ore no Uta wo Kike!” movie Blu-ray set.  Oh, and it’s FANTASTIC. Are you a Mikimoto fan, or an Ebata […]

Macross II video review time!!

The infamous “sequel” gets a rundown on Anime Abandon. So just why did it get booted out into its own continuity? Do its good parts compensate the bad ones? Just watch the link below to find out: http://thatguywiththeglasses.com/bt/the-sage/anime-abandon/38071-anime-abandon-macross-ii   +28