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Codename: Robotech (1985)

After returning to Earth, Captain Gloval of the SDF-1 records a report of the events from the alien ship's first arrival and the war fought over it.

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Rico (voice) (as Axel Roberts)
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Lena (voice) (as Celena Banas)
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Konda (voice) (as A. Gregory)
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Max (voice) (as Jimmy Flinders)
Tony Clay ...
Breetai (voice) (as Anthony Wayne)
Lara Cody ...
Young (voice) (as Deanna Morris)
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Henry Gloval (voice) (as Guy Garrett)
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Bron (voice)
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Lynn Minmei (voice) (as Reba West)
Alexandra Kenworthy ...
Azonia (voice) (as Sandra Snow)
Wendee Lee ...
Vanessa Leeds (as Wendee Swan)
Theodore Lehmann ...
Exedore (as Leonard Pike)
Melanie MacQueen ...
Lisa Hayes (voice) (as Aline Leslie)
Edie Mirman ...
Miriya (voice) (as Penny Sweet)
Iona Morris ...
Claudia Grant (voice) (as Brittany Harlow)
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After breaking through the Zentraedi's pursuing fleet, Capt. Gloval manages to land his ship, Super Dimensional Fortress One, back on Earth. With that accomplished, Capt. Gloval records a report detailing all the events of this Robotech War, beginning with the alien ship's first arrival on Earth a decade earlier. From that, Gloval describes the adaptation of the ship and its technology in anticipation of its owners' arrival for it. When that happens, a war begins with Gloval and his crew trying to fight with a ship they barely understand and against an enemy with an unknown agenda of its own. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (kchishol@rogers.com)

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Trivia

Was aired as a feature-length television pilot for Robotech (1985). See more »

Quotes

Gloval: I had hoped this moment wouldn't come in my lifetime. After we finally achieved peace on our planet, now we face alliation by alien forces who's powers beyond our imagination. I had hoped that was was a thing of the past. But here we go again.
[to Hays]
Gloval: Alright, move out!
Hayes: Yes, sir.
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Edited from Chôjikû Yôsai Macross: Global Report (1983) See more »

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Robotech Theme
by Ulpio Minucci
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