MACROSS (マクロス, MA-KU-RO-SU) is a long-running and popular series of japanese military science fiction Mecha/Real Robot anime, created by Kawamori Shouji of Studio Nue in 1982.
The franchise features a fictional alternate history of Earth and humanity after the year 1999. It is sponsored by Big West Advertising .
The franchise is also notable for incorporating "love triangle" drama and musical elements akin to that of an idol anime as a plot device. Typically explained as being a source of inspiration for the protagonists and, in later series, a source of "sonic power" for various mecha within its fictional universe.
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Related Anime Movies:
- Macross: Do You Remember Love?
- Macross Frontier: Itsuwari no Utahime
- Macross Frontier: Sayonara no Tsubasa
- Macross Delta: Gekijou No Walkure
- Macross Delta: Zettai Live!!!!!!
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Related Video Games:
- Macross: Remember Me
- Macross Scrambled Valkyrie
- Macross 2036
- Macross: Eternal Love Song
- Macross VF-X
- Macross VF-X2
- Macross M3
- Macross Valkyrie Overdrive
- Macross Ace Frontier
- Macross Ultimate Frontier
- Fever Macross
- Macross 30
- Uta Macross Sumaho Deculture
- VF-1 - Iconic mecha from the series
- SDF-1 - Notable spacecraft from the franchise
- Variable Fighters
- U.N. Spacy
- ROBOTECH - Controversial (but popular in the West during its first release) American adaptation/westernification of the first series made in the 1980s.
- Gundam - Legendary mecha franchise that influenced Macross.
- Uchuu Senkan Yamato - Another vintage anime that heavily inspired Macross.
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