Sony Takes Over ‘Robotech,’ Plans Film Franchise

The studio hopes to move quickly into production on the live-action feature, with Gianni Nunnari and Mark Canton (“300,” “The Immortals”) producing and Michael Gordon (“300,” “GI Joe”) writing the script. The series centered on humanity’s use of robot technology to fend off alien invaders and has an “Independence Day” meets “Star Wars” vibe. It … Continue reading Sony Takes Over ‘Robotech,’ Plans Film Franchise

ROBOTECH HD

My long-time friend Wes sent this over to me, and I thought it a pretty great re-creation of the iconic opening sequence to a television show that not only defined a generation of fans, but also opened the doors to an entirely new fandom that has since spawned worldwide conventions and inspired everyone from the quiet kid at the lunch table to executives at Walt Disney Studios.

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Toonami Robotech Intro

No assembly required.

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Macross/Robotech LEGO That Transforms. I Can Die Now.

Now, if I could just manage to locate the instructions…. What’s impressing me most about this modular version of Skull Leader -aside from the whole transforming business – is that, at first glance, the figure looks pretty clunky and basic, but the closer you look, the more detail you see. The fingers. The joints. The … Continue reading Macross/Robotech LEGO That Transforms. I Can Die Now.

For the record, I miss CGI Moltar. Also, Robotech & Voltron.

For the record, I miss CGI Moltar. Also, Robotech & Voltron.

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Paraphrasing Alfred, Lord Tennyson in Robotech

Onward! Through shot and shell, here we go into the mouth of Hell.

Louie Nichols, Robotech

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