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Nostalgic Adventures: The 1980s Robotech Toy Line by Matchbox!

The 1980s were a golden era for toy enthusiasts, with a plethora of action figures and vehicles capturing the imaginations of children across the globe. One standout toy line from that era was the Robotech toy line produced by Matchbox. Robotech, a groundbreaking animated series that merged several Japanese anime series into one, was a cultural phenomenon. Matchbox, known for its die-cast cars, ventured into the world of action figures and vehicles with the Robotech toy line, creating a collection that would become iconic. In this essay, we will explore…

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Anime / Manga 

Robotech (1985) – A Timeless Sci-Fi Classic!

Robotech, the 1985 animated series, stands as a testament to the enduring appeal of science fiction in the realm of animation. Created by merging three distinct Japanese anime series, “Super Dimension Fortress Macross,” “Super Dimension Cavalry Southern Cross,” and “Genesis Climber MOSPEADA,” Robotech introduced an entire generation to the wonders of mecha, interstellar warfare, and complex character development. With its innovative narrative approach and unforgettable characters, it remains a beloved classic in the world of animation. Set in a futuristic world where Earth has discovered advanced alien technology and faces…

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CODE NAME: NEW2VERO2 PRESENTS – August Comic Book Pick Ups!

Hello Friends, now that Cobra Convergence has come and gone, we are back to normal. Here are this Month’s ( Aug) Comic Books us GenXers might wanna check out. I think the following books will draw upon that Retro vibe all of us hold dear. Fresh off of a RetroBlasting epic 3 part history of Robotech, here is a new comic retelling the epic macross saga for a new Generation, new Secret Wars Spider-Man adventure which features him donning the Black Suit, and Aero, a book I just think is…

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Super 7 Robotech ReAction Figures!

For fans of Robotech we have some exciting news today. Super 7 is releasing six new Robotech ReAction figures! Each figure stands 3.75″ tall, and feature about 5 points of articulation (depending on character). Check out the offerings below and if you like what you see you can pre-order by clicking the link above! Be sure and MAKE THE JUMP to the forums and join in the conversation. The Robotech squadron has assembled at Super7! The new Robotech 3.75-inch ReAction Figures with the formidable assortment of Battle Pod, SDF-1, VF-1A, VF-1D, VF-1J, and VF-1S is now…

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‘Robotech’ Movie To be Directed by Furious 7’s James Wan!

Who would have ever imagined as kids that we would see Robotech make it to a live action movie. Now this is going to happen and what better person to direct than the man behind Furious 7, James Wan. Check out the details on this below, and share your thoughts after the JUMP! (Source: cinemablend) Most of James Wan’s directorial career has been spent plugging away in the realm of relatively low-budget horror. That’s changed now that he helmed Furious 7, which has earned more than a billion dollars and…

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Sony Planning ‘Robotech’ Movie Franchise!

We have some absolutely fantastic news today for those who are fans of Robotech. Sony Pictures has acquired the rights to the franchise, and is planning a series of live action movies based on it. For the full skinny, check out the latest below, and share your thoughts after the JUMP! (Source: ign) Sony Pictures announced today that they have secured the rights to the science-fiction anime Robotech, “with the intention of moving quickly toward production of a future global franchise.” The project had previously been set up at Warner…

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