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SpeakerPODcast EP.85 – Macross Delta: Your Say!

With the series over, the blurays all on sale, and the concerts done, it’s time for you, the listeners, to have a final say on what you thought of Macross Delta!

Remember that listener submission podcast we did for the preview broadcast of episode 1? Well, once again, this episode is all about what the fans had to say. What did people like about Delta? What weren’t they so keen on? The answers might just surprise you, so tune in to find out!
All opinions expressed are solely those of the speaker/s. Thank you to everyone who took the time to submit something. Without you, this podcast wouldn’t be possible.

SpeakerPODcast EP.84 – The BLAME! name game.

NEWS! NEWS! AND MORE NEWS!
The Crew checks in with all the latest Macross news before settling in to watch the recently released CG adaptation of Tsutomu Nihei’s BLAME! (ブラム) .

How well does it stack up against the manga? And how is it supposed to be pronounced, anyway?!?

Oh and we celebrate the 25th anniversary of Macross 2 in our own unique way…

This toy is really, really good.

Timestamps, photos, movies & download links follow the jump!

SpeakerPODcast EP.83 – Super Robot Spirits 2017

There’s a new Sheryl Nome song out that’s burning up the music charts. And while we’re on the subject of music, the SpeakerPODcast Crew reports back on Super Robot Spirits 2017, which featured THREE generations of Macross singers on stage (plus some Mospeada!). Adrian drops by the Walkure Cafe for a special preview of what’s going to be on the ‘Walkure Won’t Stop’ concert bluray later this month. And then, there’s Megazone 23 XI (Sai)…
Add to this all the regular Macross news and, well, what are you reading this for? Tune in to the latest episode of the SpeakerPODcast!

Yoshiki ‘Basara’ Fukuyama, Mari “Minmay’ Iijima & Hiroko ‘Ishtar’ Kasahara at SRS2017. (Photo property of Mari Iijima)

Timestamps, photos & download links follow the jump!

Walkure Cafe

The Walkure Cafe was a temporary collaboration event which ran at Area-Q in Harajuku from April 7 to April 23.

The following gallery was taken by SpeakerPODcast co-host Adrian, who made sure to capture all the little messages and comments that the actual members of Walkure left for their fans.

Macross Delta x Softmap Collaboration

As part of a collaboration with Macross Delta to celebrate the 35th anniversary of Macross, and to commemorate the upcoming release of the ‘Walkure Won’t Stop’ concert bluray on May 31, Softmap is currently displaying Walkure costumes from their concert in Yokohama, and entries from a Macross Modelers contest.

The display opened on Friday April 28, and the SpeakerPODcast Crew was there so early that staff were actually still setting it up!