Macross The Ride

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Macross The Ride is a novel series released in Japan in 2011. Written by Ukyo Kodachi, it was serialized in Dengeki Hobby Magazine and collected into two volumes. The series serves as a prequel to the 2008 TV series Macross Frontier. Set in 2058, the series chronicles the Vanquish air race that sees people racing in customized variable fighters. The story focuses on Chelsea Scarlett,  a female Zentradi singer who abandons music and becomes an SMS pilot and Vanquish competitor. The novels have not been officially released in English.


NOTE: Units indicated with an asterisk (*) are available in Burke’s All the World’s Mecha or Burke’s Fighting Ships & Vehicles format.

Macross The Ride Info


Ukyo Kodachi

Mechanical Designer(s):
Shoji Kawamori
Hidetaka Tenjin
Katsumi Enami

Character Designer:
Tommy Otsuka

2 volumes

Novel Release:
Japan 06.25.2011 – 12.24.2011


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