Macross Plus is coming to DVD in September

From the director of the legendary Macross TV series, Shoji Kawamori, comes his mega hit, Macross Plus (an original video animation) series to be released on DVD, in two parts (Episodes 1 & 2 and Episodes 3 & 4), to be published by Manga Video on September 28, 1999.

Based on the original Superdimensional Fortress Macross, which was used as
the basis for the 1980s TV series Robotech, “Macross Plus” is set
approximately thirty years after the original Macross and just before the
events in the Japanese TV series Macross 7.

Nominated by the International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, for
an Annie Award for “Outstanding Achievement in an Animated Home Video
Production,” “Macross Plus” is a technical marvel. It is complemented by a riveting soundtrack that adds depth and emotion to the action-packed Top Gun-like animation.

The bonus features on the DVD are: Digitally Re-Mastered Picture, Motion
Menus, English 5.1 Surround Sound, Japanese Stereo, 2 – 45 minute episodes
on each DVD, “Macross Plus” Musical Photo Gallery, Japanese production team
credit menus, trailers, Manga 2000 commercial, Manga web link,
Manga Fan Club preview, Manga Video preview, Palm Pictures preview. In
English, Japanese, Japanese with English subtitles and SDH. The “Macross Plus”
DVD will play in regions 1, 2 , and 4.

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