Macross is considered one of the greatest mecha and science fiction anime franchises of all time, and the official website to its latest addition, Macross Delta, has revealed that Macross Delta is indeed its final title, and it also revealed its new key visual, which offers a look at what may be the anime’s main mecha. Also revealed is the anime’s new logo.
More details about Macross Delta will be revealed during a live streaming event called “‘Chou Jikuu'” Seisaku Happioukai”, where Macross franchise creator, Shoji Kawamori, will reveal the winner of the auditions for the next Macross Diva, as well as the cast and staff for the anime.
In the tradition of Lynn Minmay, Sheryl Nome, Fire Bomber, and Ranka Lee, the Macross series has always featured unforgettable fictional musicians which have launched their voice actors into stardom like May’n for Sheryl Nome and Megumi Nakajima for Ranka Lee. Approximately 8,000 singers applied for the position to become Macross’s newest diva.
Though nothing much has been revealed about the new series, Macross Delta will be taking place in the year 2067, which is 8 years after the events of Macross Frontier. Who this new intergalactic idol spreading human culture is still a big mystery, but be sure that it will not only pack plenty of mecha action, but some unforgettable songs as well.
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