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.
Just some good shows that are probably not common. This list does not zero in on any specific genre. It's a wide variety anyone can enjoy ;)
Best animes containing mechas.
Each series listed consists of roughly 50 (45-55) episodes, so get ready for a journey.