Iconic Scene: HI-HO MONSTER! AWAY!
Quotable Quotes: "Aw, just when the culture was getting good..."
Best Character: Laplamiz, for turning Kaifun into a marrionette.
Best Death: Again, none worth noting
An interesting point is made here by Kamujin but I think it's more just that you can't expect a race like the Zentradi to wholly change and especially not in just two years. Plus if you follow expanded material this won't be the last Zentradi uprising and will even be something of a plot point in Macross Frontier.
Again, pity this didn't kill him... or at least cripple him permanently.