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Cho Jikuu Yosai Macross 33-36: The End of The Triangle

I will end this post on a rather dark note, because having finished this rewatch I’ve seen more of this understated darkness than ever. It is dark, but not grim, and so it escapes the viewers too fixated on the … Continue reading

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The Race For Fail: Cho Jikuu Yosai Macross Eps 29-32

The show is deservedly praised for being one of the few narratives to boldly depict a post-war story where the war actually happened in the beginning of the narrative. But why? What’s really inside these episodes that extended this series … Continue reading

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Cho Jikuu Yosai Macross (13-16) Unwelcome Home

There is an interesting set of parallels that takes place in these episodes. The episodes themselves give both a feel of winding down (a set of stories) and setting up the next big events. The parallels we see consist of … Continue reading

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Cho Jikuu Yosai Macross: Remembering the Killer Episodes (05-08)

How easy it is to forget how good this show actually is, even without apologizing for animation, illustrations, datedness, and what have you. These four episodes (and beyond) just smashed my expectations of how much I’d enjoy the rewatch. But … Continue reading

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Super Dimensional Fortress Macross (My boyfriend is a nimrod.)

I take a unique and special joy out of watching a classic and connecting with it.  It’s different now than how it was when I first watched pitifully, horrible quality fansubs (I’m talking about picture AND translation) over 10 years … Continue reading

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