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#RetroRecaps: Super Dimensional Fortress Macross – “Drop Out”/”Goodbye Girl”

Episodes 23 & 24: Macross welcomes the Zentradi defectors. Then Captain Hayase heads to Earth to persuade High Command to end the war.

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#RetroRecaps: Super Dimensional Fortress Macross – “Micro-Cosmos”/”Love Concert”

Episodes 21 & 22: The kung-fu movie starring Lynn Minmay is finally premiered! Then, Minmay’s concert is interrupted by a Zentradi attack.

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#RetroRecaps: Super Dimensional Fortress Macross – “Burst Point”/”Paradise Lost”

Episodes 19 & 20: Kamujin is at it again with another attack on the Macross! Then, the Macross is ordered to return to space with the civilians still on board.

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#RetroRecaps: Super Dimensional Fortress Macross – “Phantasm”/”Pineapple Salad”

Episodes 17 and 18: Injured and comatose, Lt. Hikaru Ichijo re-imagines the story thus far as a really long dream. Then, Major Roy Focker becomes a prominent character for one final episode.

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#RetroRecaps: Super Dimensional Fortress Macross – “Blue Wind”/”Global Report”

Episodes 13 & 14: Captain Global breaks free of the Zentradi blockade with the intention of informing High Military Command information about the Zentradi forces.

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#RetroRecaps: Super Dimensional Fortress Macross – “First Contact”/”Big Escape”

Episodes 11 & 12: Captured by the Zentradi, Vermillion Squad are interrogated and learn something about the Zentradi culture. Then Vermillion Squad escapes the Zentradi fleet with information about the enemy and Protoculture.

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#RetroRecaps: Super Dimensional Fortress Macross – “Miss Macross”/”The Blind Game”

Episodes 9 & 10: Lynn Minmay enters the Miss Macross contest but Hikaru is called for a mission as it happens. Then, an attack disables Macross’s radar and leaves the ship vulnerable.

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Retro Recaps: Super Dimensional Fortress Macross – “Bye-Bye Mars”/”Longest Birthday”

Episodes 7 & 8: 1st Lt. Hayase pines for her lost love who died on the Martian base Salla. Then Minmay’s 16th birthday coincides with a major attack by the Zendradi.

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Retro Recaps: Super Dimensional Fortress Macross – “Transformation”/”Daedelus Attack”

Episode 5 &6: In order to fire the main cannon, Macross must transform. Inspired by the resulting destruction of the civilian city, Hikaru joins the military. Captain Global plans to lure the Zendradi in the open around Saturn.

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Retro Recaps: V The Final Battle (Part 1)

Part 1 – The human resistance plans and executes an operation that exposes the true lizard faces of the Visitors.

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Retro Recaps: Super Dimensional Fortress Macross – “Space Fold”/”Lynn Minmay”

Episodes 3 & 4: Macross executes a space fold to get away from the attacking alien forces to find themselves on the opposite side of the solar system. Then Hikaru Ichijo and Lynn Minmay are stranded in an uninhabited part of the ship for approximately two weeks.

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Retro Recaps: Super Dimensional Fortress Macross – “Booby Trap”/”Countdown”

Episodes 1 &2: Macross is attacked by an unknown alien enemy on the day of its maiden launch. Hikaru Ichijo, a stunt pilot, is downed in the middle of the battle and rescues Minmay from alien ground troops.

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Retro Recaps: V The Original Miniseries Part 2

The human resistance establishes a base in the California mountains while Mike discovers the hidden agenda of the Visitors.

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Retro Recaps: V – The Original Miniseries Part 1

Visitors from the star Sirius arrive on Earth and ask for assistance in manufacturing a chemical needed to save their home planet in exchange for medical knowledge and technology. But not all is as it seems.

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Retro Recaps: Stargate SG-1 Season 3 Review

Stargate SG-1 season 3 continues the momentum of season 2 by solving a couple main plot events and showing the evolution of Stargate Command’s involvement in intergalactic affairs. There is also some development between team members of SG-1, particularly with Jackson/O’Neill but Teal’c gets closer with Carter and Jackson. The season ends with another cliffhanger involving a destroyed Asgardian ship and a new enemy. Let’s take a bigger look at season 3, shall we?

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Retro Recaps: Stargate SG-1 – “Nemesis”

Season 3 Episode 22 – SG-1 sans Jackson are beamed aboard Thor’s spaceship the Billiskner to help destroy a new enemy called Replicators.

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Retro Recaps: Stargate SG-1 – “Crystal Skull”

Season 3 Episode 21 – SG-1 finds a crystal skull inside a giant Mayan pyramid. Jackson disappears so SG-1 turns to Jackson’s grandfather for help.

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Retro Recaps: Stargate SG-1 – “Maternal Instinct”

Season 3 Episode 20 – SG-1 locates Kheb, the Harcesis child of Amonet and Apophos, and a zen garden that houses a mysterious being of light called Mother Nature.

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Retro Recaps: Stargate SG-1 – “New Ground”

Season 3 Episode 19 – SG-1 arrives on a planet in a religious dispute over the origins of humanity. Of course, SG-1 disproves one of the dominant theories of the planet.

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Retro Recaps: Stargate SG-1 – “Shades of Grey”

Season 3 Episode 18 – Colonel O’Neill breaks character for some insubordination and discovers a rogue NID team off-world.

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