NHK Preps Ultimate Macross Poll for Top Series, Character, Mecha, Song
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NHK is following its Ultimate Gundam Poll with a Macross incarnation. The broadcaster announced on Friday that it will open viewer polls to select the mecha franchise's most popular series, character, mecha, and song.
A special website opened on Friday with all four polls open. Votes are accepted until April 21 and NHK will reveal the results on the BS Premium channel on on May 4.
The Macross franchise debuted in 1982 with the television anime The Super Dimension Fortress Macross. In the last 37 years the franchise has expanded to include the U.S. recut Robotech version, multiple films, anime series, and manga. The most recent installment, Macross Delta, premiered in 2015.
Source: Mainichi Shimbun's Mantan Web