Here's part one of the astounding Robotech fan flick Valkyrie Project

It's been over two years, but the folks behind Argentina's fantastic-looking Robotech fan flick have finally released more than a trailer. The first 10 minutes have just been posted; there are no subtitles, unfortunately, but who needs subtitles when there are Veritechs and Zentraedi Battle Pods running around? » 1/02/14 8:20am 1/02/14 8:20am

Everything You Need to Know About Robotech

Robotech consumed our childhoods. In a lot of ways, it created the American anime industry as we know it. But some people find the show's complex origins baffling, as well as what makes it so unique and important. So here's everything you should know about Robotech — and why. » 8/29/13 12:05pm 8/29/13 12:05pm

Warner Bros. pretends they're going to make a Robotech film again

THR says that commercial director Nic Mathieu is in talks with Warner Bros. to direct the long-gestating (in-development-hell) live-action Robotech film. It would be the first positive movement the film has had in forever, except that: 1) Nic Mathieu's IMDB page is completely empty, so goodness knows how he'll handle… » 1/25/13 6:40am 1/25/13 6:40am

Argentina is the new home of Robotechnology thanks to this…

I've been following a group of very talented Argentinians working on a live-action/CG-hybrid Robotech movie for years now, because 1) given the nightmare that is the Robotech/Macross legal rights situation, a fan flick is pretty much our only chance to see a live-action Macross saga and 2) their film, Valkyrie Project » 1/02/13 2:40pm 1/02/13 2:40pm

Why Robotech is the greatest love story of the 20th century

Literary types often regard Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita as the greatest love story of the 20th century. They're close, but it's actually the ‘80s cartoon series Robotech - specifically, it's the Macross section of Robotech, based on the 1982 anime Super Dimension Fortress Macross, the first of the three Japanese cartoons … » 12/24/12 11:00am 12/24/12 11:00am

The 20 Best Cliffhangers Ever Shown on Science Fiction or Fantasy TV

The best science fiction and fantasy television hooks you with endless suspense... including hair-raising cliffhangers. But only the greatest cliffhangers can make you throw your remote at the screen, and keep you wondering for weeks. Here are the 20 awesomest. » 11/22/12 10:00am 11/22/12 10:00am

Bring Back Robotech: Why the Macross saga deserves another shot

Robotech rocked our worlds in the 1980s with its complicated characters and dense mythology. But where's our Robotech movie? Why can't we see Rick Hunter and Lisa Hayes on the big screen? Veteran book editor Jen Heddle makes a passionate case for why we need more Robotech now. » 1/23/12 11:00am 1/23/12 11:00am

DVD Box Sets That Make Thrilling Holiday Gifts

When you really want to show people you care about them, the best present is one that they can spend hours exploring. And nothing sucks people in quite like a really feature-heavy DVD or Blu-ray box set, full of special features, alternate versions and commentary tracks. » 11/16/11 3:13pm 11/16/11 3:13pm

Are You Ready For Tobey Maguire's Robotech?

With the Transformers » 10/20/08 12:59pm 10/20/08 12:59pm franchise roaring ahead, the time could finally be right for a movie. The only question is, will Tobey Maguire and Akiva Goldsman stick to the original storyline, about a crashed alien spaceship unifying the whole planet into a military quasi-dictatorship? We could soon find out, since producer…

Your Giant Robot Deathmatch MMORPG is Here, and It's Free

If you've ever wanted to climb into a giant, customizable battle robot and have blazing gun and sword fights with other giant robots, your desires are about to be fulfilled. You can do it all, for free, in the new MMORPG Exteel. Filled with Robotech-style mechs waging war in a series of futuristic environments, Exteel … » 4/01/08 11:24am 4/01/08 11:24am