Here's something exciting on sci-fi anime's near horizon. The third episode of Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet, airing in Japan on April 21st, sees young mech pilot Ledo and the crew of the salvage ship Gargantia on a collision course with the Lobster Pirates.
New characters include:
Great Pirate Queen Wreckage - voiced by Ayumi Tsunematsu (GJ Club's Mori, Fate/zero's Maiya)
Slaves - voiced by Haruka Yamazaki (Hayate the Combat Butler's Ruka Suirenji, Vividred Operation's Mizuha Amagi) and Risa Taneda (From the New World's Saki, Oreshura's Kaoru)
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