Mechs: If you're in Tokyo through May 6, you may be able to scope out this 1:1 scale VF-25 Valkyrie constructed to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Macross (a.k.a. Robotech). [Kotaku]

Interviews: Moviefone talks with Stan Lee his new documentary With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story, and his Marvel movie and animation cameos. [MF]

Manga: Nobuhiro Watsuki will release Rurouni Kenshin: Cinema Version this summer in Japan to tie into the upcoming live action Kenshin film. [JEFusion]

Old School: Retronaut digs up an old Life photo gallery by photographer Bernard Hoffman from a 1950 fashion show demonstrating popular cartoonists of the day drawing on "autograph" swimsuits modeled by young ladies. We agree with The Daily Cartoonist that this would... not go over well today. [TDC]

Toys: Kodykoala continues their awesome custom mecha series with a giant Sonic the Hedgehog machine. Metal Sonic is doomed. [Tomopop]


Video: Since there's no tie-in videogame for The Avengers movie, The Warp Zone has imagined a prepackaged alternative experience. [TWZ]

Art: Sara Jahn spices up her gig at Espresso Royale in Champaign, Illinois with some Voltron art. [Neatorama]


Animation: If you haven't seen the NSFW Apocalypse Pizza short, there's no time like the present... or, when you're not at work, rather. [Geek Tyrant]