As nouns the difference between mechs and mecha
is that mechs
is while mecha
is (anime|manga) a large armoured robot on legs, typically controlled by a pilot seated inside.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(anime, manga) A large armoured robot on legs, typically controlled by a pilot seated inside.
* 1997 , Helen McCarthy, The anime movie guide
* 2002 , Christopher Hart, Anime mania: how to draw characters for Japanese animation
- Having deprived her of both her mecha and her lover, Masato looks set for a nasty end, but Miku arrives to save him.
* 2006 , Dani Cavallaro, The animé art of Hayao Miyazaki
- A transformation occurs when a mecha character, vehicle, or weapon unfolds and reassembles itself in a totally new form.
* 2007 , Frenchy Lunning, Mechademia 2: Networks of Desire
- Porco Rosso evinces a deep fascination with mechanical objects of all sorts but it is by no means a mecha movie...
* 2007 , Robin E. Brenner, Understanding manga and anime (page 170)
- Each week the good guys fight the bad guys and vanquish them in a mecha battle, only to have the bad guys reappear intact the following week.
* 2011 , Kensuke Okabayashi, Manga For Dummies (page 275)
- In this section, I show you mechas that are large enough to be piloted by humans from the inside. Although most of them are designed for combat, some function as transportation or construction mechas.