Top 10 Mecha Manga of 2018
1. Darling in the FranXX!
Official 4-koma manga of Darling in the FranXX.
2. Darling in the Franxx
The story is set in the distant future. The land is ruined, and humanity establishes the mobile fort city Plantation. Pilots produced inside Plantation live in Mistilteinn, also know as the "birdcage." Children live there knowing nothing of the outside world or the freedom of the sky. Their lives consist of battling to carry out missions. Their enemies are mysterious giant lifeforms known as Kyouryuu, and the children pilot robots called FranXX to face off against them. For the children, riding the FranXX proves their existence.
A boy named Hiro is called Code:016, and he was once known as a prodigy. However, he has fallen behind, and his existence seems unnecessary. Not piloting a FranXX is the same as ceasing to exist. One day, a mysterious girl known as "Zero Two" appears before him. Two horns grow out of her head.
(Source: Anime News Network)
4. Flaming Heaven: The Dragon returns
A boy with long and black hair and a pair of fierce eyes like dragon appeared in the mecha battle. He was fearless, alert and calm but above all, he was as mysterious as a dark abyss. Facing the so-called “Dragon Slaughter” mecha, this mysterious boy had beaten down his rival completely and won without showing much emotion. What was his story and would the owner of Dragon Slaughter revenge on him?
6. Hakaiou: GaoGaiGar vs Betterman - the COMIC
The story and mythology of the Braves has already ended, and their star-spanning fable begins...
7. Kidou Senshi Gundam NT
An explosive new serialization! A new story that differs from the movie and novel comes alive! The destination of the Newtype myth! The curtain rises on a never seen before story of Gundam Narrative from the tag team of Harutoshi Fukui and Kouzoh Ohmori!!
(Source: Zeonic Republic)
"This is a prophecy for you, where five people will meet huge adversaries, and only you can protect everyone." Daisuke Toujima is a second-year high school student who was abducted when he was young. He was involved in a special phenomenon—Shibuya Drift—with his childhood friends Gai, Ru, Marimari, and Keisaku. They were transferred to the center of Shibuya over 300 years into the future. What's waiting for them is endless wilderness and forest, Interspersed ruin, future citizens, and "Revisions" which are huge mechanical monsters. Trampled by the monsters without understanding the situation, a girl who has the same name as the person who saved Daisuke when he was abducted, Miro, provided a mobile suit "String Puppet" and told them to save Shibuya. With separated paths, adversaries, destined prophecies, the boys, and girls are on their journey to return to their original time.
(Source: MAL News)
10. Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch Re;
The "definitive" version of the Code Geass manga. Set when Lelouch and Suzuku begin the Zero Requiem Plan.