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TV show from 70s or 80s where jets join together to make giant robot

The show was Starvengers (Original Japanese title: Gettâ robo Jî) YouTube video of the opening credits: Description from IMDB: Soon after the events of the first ...
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Mecha anime with a mecha that takes different forms depending on three different pilots

This could be "Albegas" ("Kōsoku Denjin Arubegasu", also known as Arbegas or Arebegas in the different dubs). It originally aired in Japan from 1983 to 1984; in the following years,...
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Mecha anime with a mecha that takes different forms depending on three different pilots

This is very likely either Getter Robo which has three forms Getter-1, commonly used for all situations, with an extra edge in aerial and even space combat due to anti-gravity cloak Getter-2, its ...
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90s or 2000s anime with a white, human-sized mech suit

With not much to go on, is there any chance it's Tekkaman Blade, also known as Teknoman? The similarities: The main character transforms into a white power-suit, but there was a time limit on how ...
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Trying to find an older anime about a man who morphs into a robot/mecha suit

Well... thankfully I posted this to Facebook, where my little sister who was barely even ONE when I was watching this show, saw it and answered it CORRECTLY. It was Tekka Man - The Space Knight. The ...
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Help me identify 90s or early 2000s japanese 2D turn based PC game with RPG elements that has mech fighting

Since this isn't apparently a Front Mission game, I did a Google search for other games similar to Front Mission and found this listing. Focusing on things with simpler graphics, I found Zone of the ...
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TV show from 70s or 80s where jets join together to make giant robot

It could be Vehicle Team Voltron. From Wikipedia: This Voltron Force consists of fifteen members, divided into three teams of five, known respectively as the Land, Sea, and Air Teams. Each team is ...
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90s or 2000s anime with a white, human-sized mech suit

the anime you're thinking of might be "Blue Gender." "Blue Gender" is a sci-fi anime that aired in the late 90s and early 2000s, and it involves mechs known as "Armored ...
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Mecha anime with a mecha that takes different forms depending on three different pilots

I have in my collection of Mecha anime that covers this answer. In America it is known as Aquarion, or Genesis of Aquarion (TV Tropes entry). It has two additional seasons, Aquarion Evol which is a ...
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Anime/show about a giant robot shaped like a human with no hair in a red and white suit, that is controlled by a man seated within it

The description of the robot makes me think of Astroganger. It was one of the first animes about giant robots, but the look of the main robot (the titular Astroganger) is very human-like, plus the ...
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Help me identify 90s or early 2000s japanese 2D turn based PC game with RPG elements that has mech fighting

After some searching Battle of the Youstrass seems like its a good match. It's a PC strategy game released in 2000 where you control a group of mechs. The battles seem ...
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Help me identify 90s or early 2000s japanese 2D turn based PC game with RPG elements that has mech fighting

This sounds like Front Mission 2 (1997), as seen here. The essential gameplay is pretty much precisely as you describe. You can buy equipment for your mechs ("...
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looking for 80s-90s sci-fi anime

You might be thinking of the short lived Robotech II: The Sentinels series from 1986. Only three episodes were animated and eventually turned into a movie. Being Robotech, there are lots of ...
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Which mecha anime of the 90s has robots being piloted by blood fusing and smaller robot being summoned by knife

Escaflowne? Like all Guymelefs, Escaflowne uses Energists as its power source. However, it requires the blood of the one who wishes to pilot it to be placed on the Energist first. It will only accept ...
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Which mecha anime of the 90s has robots being piloted by blood fusing and smaller robot being summoned by knife

As noted by fectin in a comment, it might be Ninja Senshi Tobikage as per 1990s anime with Spaceship shaped like a white dragon and has guardian manned robots?. While I can't find any description of ...
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Mecha anime with a mecha that takes different forms depending on three different pilots

Could also be Vandread. Three female pilots join their mechs with male pilot's mech, transforming into three different shapes depending on which mech joined with him the resulting fusion has different ...
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Anime with little dolls which look like girls in mecha suits fighting as commanded

I think this might be a mecha anime called Str.A.In: Strategic Armored Infantry. The show has dolls as aliens and a time-traveling brother that fights against the protagonist sister. The Union's ...
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Looking for the name of an anime where the robot head is also an airplane

EDIT UPDATE 13/03/2023 After skimming 100s of random Mecha/Sentai animes for the last 18months, I've finally found it: its Gyakuten! Ippatsuman (Sixth entry to the Time Bokan Series). Its the only ...
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80s Mecha anime/cartoon about a giant spaceship that could transform into a humanoid robot form

The answer is Space Firebird aka Hi no tori 2772: Ai no cosmozone. See https://m.imdb.com/title/tt0079293/ There are some other related works anime, manga, games related to this title, most notably ...
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