There's a Macross Game on the Oculus Rift

When I was a kid, I had a poster of an F-14 Tomcat hanging on my wall. It was my favorite airplane. Then I watched Robotech and saw my favorite plane transform into a giant robot as well. I dreamed about flying one. Now, two decades later, Oculus Rift has helped me get as close to this dream as I'll likely ever get. » 7/30/13 5:30am 7/30/13 5:30am

Why You Haven't Seen Any New Macross in the West for Nearly 15 Years

The last six years have been a real renaissance for the Macross franchise in Japan. There has been an incredibly popular anime series, three movies, and seven games. The latest in the series is the incredibly ambitious Macross 30, a game that combines 30 years of Macross characters and lore into a new and original… » 3/15/13 6:00am 3/15/13 6:00am

Here Are The Top 30 Games Japanese Gamers Are Looking Forward To In 2013

2013 is only 1/12th over. With 11 months left and new console news on the horizon, Weekly Famitsu asked its readers what games they were looking forward to for this year. Here's a list of the top 30 anticipated upcoming games for 2013 (note: All publishers and release dates are for Japanese release versions): » 2/07/13 8:00am 2/07/13 8:00am

Watch as Macross 30 Blends Three Decades of Narrative into One…

As the Macross » 12/18/12 7:30am 12/18/12 7:30am 30th Anniversary year comes to a close, Bandai-Namco is preparing to release , the first full-length game on the PlayStation 3. This includes characters and transforming fighter planes from across all five main series. But how exactly does manage to combine the franchise's galaxy spanning…

Macross FB7 is More a 90-Minute Commercial Than a Film

Thanks to the surprise popularity of Macross Frontier, the Macross franchise has been riding a wave of popularity for the last five years. However, as popular as Macross Frontier is, the longest series in the franchise was 1994's Macross 7 (52 episodes, a movie, and an OVA). So this year, as part of Macross' 30th… » 10/23/12 8:00am 10/23/12 8:00am

There's a Macross Stage Musical (And We Have Video Evidence)

Music has always been one of the pillars of Macross » 10/05/12 6:00am 10/05/12 6:00am—along with love triangles and space wars. But only now, 30 years after the airing of the original , is it getting its first stage musical: . While such performances are somewhat common (like 's own ), this musical is actually an entirely new story in the…