Ranking of the Macross franchise after marathon watch (01 Feb. - 29 Feb. 2016) - Sorted by overall rating for each "chapter" in the franchise. Ignored anniversary shorts.
This is for the chronological order. If you want to you can always watch by air date as well.
Best animes containing mechas.
Each series listed consists of roughly 50 (45-55) episodes, so get ready for a journey.