Macross Zero

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Macross Zero
Created by Shoji Kawamori
Studio Nue
Director Shoji Kawamori
Release date December 21, 2002 - October 22, 2004
Production company Satelight
Distributor Bandai Visual
Presented by: Big West, Bandai Visual
Story Chronology 1999-2008

Macross Zero is the fourth animated Macross video series and the first animated Macross prequel. It was created by Shoji Kawamori and Studio Nue to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Macross, and is the first major Macross project since Macross Dynamite 7 in 1997. The story of Macross Zero takes place prior to the Zentradi invasion depicted in the first episode of the first Macross, The Super Dimension Fortress Macross.


During the U.N. Wars, the U.N. Government fights with the Anti-U.N. forces over an ancient artifact discovered near the South Pacific Island of Mayan.

Production Staff

Cast and Characters


Episode List

Episode # Episode Title Release Date Product number (DVD release)
01 The Sea and Wind and ... (海と風と) December 21, 2002 BCBA-1332
02 The Stars on the Ground (地上の星) May 23, 2003 BCBA-1333
03 Pale Blue Death Struggle (蒼き死闘) November 28, 2003 BCBA-1334
04 Dense Jungle (密林) May 28, 2004 BCBA-1335
05 Bird Human (鳥の人) October 22, 2004 BCBA-1336


Variable Vehicles

Aerospace Craft

Armour and Artillery


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