Macross Plus (1994)

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Two old friends/rivals find themselves rival test pilots in competing projects while a mutual old flame returns to them with her own secrets.

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Series cast summary:
 Isamu Alva Dyson (4 episodes, 1994)
 Guld Goa Bowman (4 episodes, 1994)
Rica Fukami ...
 Myung Fang Lone (4 episodes, 1994)
 Sharon Apple (4 episodes, 1994)
Mako Hyôdô ...
 Sharon Apple (4 episodes, 1994)
Unshô Ishizuka ...
 Guld Goa Bowman (4 episodes, 1994)
Riva Spier ...
 Myung Fang Lone (4 episodes, 1994)
Takumi Yamazaki ...
 Isamu Alva Dyson (4 episodes, 1994)


2040 AD. Humankind's first colonized planet, Eden. Master pilot Isamu Dyson is assigned to New Edwards Flight Center as the test pilot for the prototype variable fighter, the YF-19. YF-21 pilot Guld Goa Bowmann is also there. Once friends and now rivals, the two compete in prototype trials. Meanwhile, virtual singer Sharon Apple has come to Eden to hold a concert. Her producer, Myung Fan Long, was a former friend of the two pilots. The three will fulfill a fated reunion ...." [Bandai Visual] Written by Jeremy Pace <>

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Release Date:

28 February 1995 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Макросс Плюс  »

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The song Kate sings at the holographic karaoke bar is "Watashi no kare wa PAIROTTO" (My Boyfriend is a Pilot), which was one of Lynn Minmay's signature songs from the original TV series Chohjikuu Yosai Macross. See more »


Isamu Alva Dyson: Ever since we were kids, you were tagging along behind me like some lonesome pet. Why don't you go chasing some woman's ass for once, huh?
Guld Goa bowman: What!
Isamu Alva Dyson: Oh, as if you don't remember! That chicken race we had on New Year's Day. Even after I won, you cried foul on me!
Guld Goa bowman: You were the first one to hit the ground. Or are you trying to rewrite history now? Just how bad is your memory, you slacker?
Isamu Alva Dyson: And you know what you never returned? That Guns Live CDV that I loaned to you that one time, you thief!
Guld Goa bowman: That's ...
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Wanna Be an Angel
Lyrics by Gabriela Robin
Music & Arrangement by Yôko Kanno
Performed by Akino Arai
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It doesn't get any better then this.
7 August 2001 | by (Toronto, Canada) – See all my reviews

The Animation is with out par, Character/Mecha designs are inspired, great music, and the story is amazing.

Basically it's a love triangle between childhood friends, who still having somethings to work out... Set in the future world of Eden, a sci fi world that almost seems possible. Although it is set in the same universe as Macross, it was conceived as a new project and made to fit into the existing history of the Macross TV series. So if you haven't seen Macross or only know Robotech you wont be lost in this story.

If you love this series, check out Vision of Escaflowne (Make sure it the uncut/unedited version.. The best choice is subtitled). Some of the same creators worked on both project and who can resist Medieval Mecha.

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