takes place nearly a generation after the
Original Macross movie. In this movie an alien
race known as the Marduke approaches the Earth
and attempts conquest. This alien race uses the
power of song through "song emulators"
to motivate enslaved
Zentraedi forces to fight for them. Humanity had
long realized the power that songs had over the
Zentraedi war machine. Now song was ineffective
as a means of
confusing this alien attacker.
and human fighter pilot Sylvie befriend one of
the alien music emulators known as Ishtar. She
Earth's culture and through the power of song
convinces the Marduke people to turn against
their warlord and save humanity from the
destruction that would be certain if the
warlord's plans of annihilation were allowed to
Beautiful free flowing
painted landcapes, a hallmark of the
Macross Legacy is clearly seen
throughout Macross 2
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helps awaken the
Earth to the true dangers of the
impending alien attack on the Earth.
Ishtar A Marduke song emultor
learns of Human culture and
decides to help save it from the attacks by her
Silvie serves as the best fighter
pilot defending the Earth against the invasion.