Super Dimension Fortress Macross The First (超時空要塞マクロス THE FIRST(ザ・ファースト) Chō Jikū Yōsai Makurosu Za Fāsuto?) is a manga retelling of the Super Dimension Fortress Macross television series written and illustrated by Haruhiko Mikimoto, the character designer for the original series. It was first published on November 10, 2009 and is currently on going.






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# Synopsis Japanese Release Date
1 Original Macross, the long-awaited comic adaptation! November 5, 2009[1]
2 The new VF-1J launch! September 06, 2010[2]
3 Ultra-fast Battle of Quamzin VS Max! June 23, 2011[3]
4 A Zentradi trap at Mars corners the Macross! Meanwhile, at Mars' Base Sarah, Misa Hayase and Hikaru Ichijyo investigating, they get caught in a space-time distortion in which the past and the present are crossed! ! Macross latest book, Volume 4! June 7, 2012[4]
5 Boddole Zer Main Fleet begins to move finally to Zentradi, unknown enemy of the human race! Volume 5 Macross latest publication! March 20, 2013[5]
6Cover First-6 TBA October 7, 2014[6]


It is similar in concept to Yoshikazu Yasuhiko's Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin, both are manga retellings of classic anime series written and illustrated by their series' respective character designers.


  1. Kadokawa
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  6. Comic Walker