macross

Dear Isamu Alva Dyson,

isamu dyson, isamu, macross plus, flying

You are the best.

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Why Alcatraz? A brief study in Macross technology.

“Star-crossed souls slow dancing, retreating and advancing, across the sky until the end of time.”

-DeVotchKa, “Till the End of Time.”

Future human technology in anime (additionally in other media fiction) is often better aligned with the whimsy of the imaginary than current technology. We desperately to believe that such things as flying cars in skyways, traveling by plastic tubes, or food materializers could exist and thanks to the wonderful world of animation, they can. Thanks to the wonderful world of imagination, along with intelligent-sounding faux-scientific terms, they can also appear to be legitimate road for humanity to travel.

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