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.
Royal Space Force: The Wings of Honneamise Happy New year ‘87 Anime Headline article in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.
Machine Robo Happy New year ‘87 Anime Headline article illustrated by Koomin Inoh(?) and Takahiro Yamaga in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.
Touch Happy New year ‘87 Anime Headline article illustrated by Yoshie Kawamura in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype.
Massive Mobile Suit Gundam ZZ Flash up Z episode review in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype. Spectacular art in these pages.
page 1: Puru Two and Judau with that badass Queen Mansa in the background illustrated by Hiroyuki Kitazume and Morifumi Naka.
page 2: Glemy’s Faction: Glemy Toto, Rakan Dahkaran and their Newtype team with Qubeley illustrated by Toshimitsu Kobayashi & Hiroyuki Ochi.
page 3: Haman Karn, Chara Soon and Mashymre Cello with the Geymalk and Zaku III Custom illustrated by Kisaraka Yamada, Hirotoshi Sano & Shin Matsuo.
page 4: Character feels. Judau, Roux, Kamille, Fa, Beecha, Elle, Leina and Sayla Mass illustrated by Hiroyuki Kitazume, Atsushi Yamagata, Satoshi Iwataki and Tomokazu Tokoro
page 5: To finish out this massive article is of course beautiful Hiroyuki Kitazume art of the big 3. Also an ad for the Newtype 100% Collection Zeta Gundam Mechanical Edition Vol.2
Based Gundam article
Multipage article on all of the anime movies that were released in December of 1986. Touch 2, The Guyver: Out of Control, Grey: Digital Target, GeGeGe no Kitaro, Dragonball: Curse of the Blood Rubies and Kinikuman: Geigi Chojin vs. Senshi Chojin in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype. Plus an Iczer-1 video release ad with Toshiki Hirano illustrations.
Cover story article of Hi no Tori: Houou Hen - Phoenix: Karma Chapter in the 1/1987 issue of Newtype with illustrations by Akio Sakai.
Houou Hen was animated by Madhouse Studios,Tezuka Producitons and directed by Rintaro. This chapter is considered the masterpiece of the Phoenix series. See for yourself.