Video Soft articles for Layzner, Dancougar, Outlanders & Mugen Shinshi: Boken Katsugeki Hen. You also see other media releases for the month, Mikimoto art and an animation breakdown from a commercial in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.  

I have no idea what that Sci-Fi live action movie article is supposed to be. If you know please share.

Movie Special articles for various movies that were released at the the end of 1986 in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.

Also an ad for Twinkle Heart - Gingakei made Todokanai OVA.

Reserves have been depleted. Massive scanning going on tonight after work. Some 1988,1990, 1993, 1995 for your viewing pleasure.

Howard the Duck Movie Special article in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.

Newtype from the very start has always had really large SFX sections. They have always covered movies in Japan and here in the US. Going forward I will make sure to include these posts. 

I watched this movie last week. It brought back some great memories watching this film on VHS. Yes, it’s cheese and wonky as all hell, but I still enjoy it none the less. That last 30 minutes though.

My Happy, Happy birthday with Tomoyo Harada in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype illustrated by Yutaka Izubuchi.
Tomoyo Harada Wiki page.

My Happy, Happy birthday with Tomoyo Harada in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype illustrated by Yutaka Izubuchi.

Tomoyo Harada Wiki page.

Makoto Kobayashi art from the RPG section of the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.
Peep the Aliens pulse rifle.

Makoto Kobayashi art from the RPG section of the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.

Peep the Aliens pulse rifle.

The Official Art of Gundam ZZ in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.

Great line art of the Nahel Argama and those Neo Zeon MS.

Newtype Special Report article for Royal Space Force: Wings of Honneamise in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype. In these pages are interviews with members of Gainax: Hiroyuki Yamaga, Toshio “The Otaking” Okada, Shigeru Watanabe, and some rare line art by Mahiro Maeda.

Business as Usual

Hey fam, sabatical/vacation is over. AWA 2014 was great, I am now over the con crud that crushed me on Sunday and yesterday. I am cropping images for the rest of the Newtype issue (1/1987) being posted. Posting will commence on Thursday or Friday.

This weekend I will also post some footage from MIQ’s concert to O/N this weekend. Gotta share that with you all, it was something special.

Thanks for reading.

In the 1/1987 issue of Newtype My Favorite Character interview was with Masami Kurumada and illustrated by Haruna Shimamura. I didn’t find a lot of info on Shimamura but she appears to be a shoujo doujinshi artist.

In the 1/1987 issue of Newtype My Favorite Character interview was with Masami Kurumada and illustrated by Haruna Shimamura. I didn’t find a lot of info on Shimamura but she appears to be a shoujo doujinshi artist.

SFX Movie Special article on The Red Spectacles in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype. Directed by Mamoru Oshii, this is the first film of the Kerberos Saga. Awesome illustration of the Protect Gear by Yutaka Izubuchi who originally designed the suite of armor.
The Red Spectacles movie trailer

SFX Movie Special article on The Red Spectacles in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype. Directed by Mamoru Oshii, this is the first film of the Kerberos Saga. Awesome illustration of the Protect Gear by Yutaka Izubuchi who originally designed the suite of armor.

The Red Spectacles movie trailer

Royal Space Force: The Wings of Honneamise Happy New year ‘87 Anime Headline article in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.

Royal Space Force: The Wings of Honneamise Happy New year ‘87 Anime Headline article in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.

Metal Armor Dragonar Happy New year ‘87 Anime Headline article in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.

Metal Armor Dragonar Happy New year ‘87 Anime Headline article in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.

Heavy Metal L-Gaim OVA Happy New year ‘87 Anime Headline article in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.

Heavy Metal L-Gaim OVA Happy New year ‘87 Anime Headline article in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.

Saint Seiya Happy New year ‘87 Anime Headline article in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.

Saint Seiya Happy New year ‘87 Anime Headline article in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.