Apparently the manga is at least a couple of chapters ahead of anime.
- Ranka and Alto are trying hard in their own ways. They communicate using mails.
- Ranka sing in Ms Macross contest. Her head hit the mic etc.
- Alto get to fight Zangadise's girl on the day of Ranka's competition. He promised her to go see her.
- Alto got hurt during the practice, he loses consciousness and miss Ranka's contest.
- Ranka lost the first place, but got some special prize instead. She was crying wtih Alto who was in the hospital.
- They had sex.