It is confirmed today that "Dream Black Hole," a newly-drawn episode of Leiji Matsumoto's long-running sci-fi fantasy manga series Galaxy Express 999 will be included in the upcoming memorial book for his 80th anniversary to be released from Shogakukan on February 28, "Matsumoto Leiji Mugen Souzou Kidou: 80th ANNIVERSARY Chronicle." Hit the jump for more details.
A new key visual featuring actors Akinori Nakagawa as Tetsuro Hoshino and actress Haruka as Maetel has been unveiled along with a special promotional illustration by Leiji Matsumoto to celebrate the forthcoming debut of the stage play "Galaxy Railway 999 - GALAXY OPERA ~" Hit the jump for the images
Legendary creator Leiji Matsumoto—the mind behind the likes of Galaxy Express 999, Space Battleship Yamato, and Captain Harlock—turns 80 years old on January 25. Find out one of the ways he's celebrating after the jump!
Looking for something to tide you over while Space Battleship Yamato 2199 comes out? We've got just the thing! Let us get you hooked on the original series of Captain Harlock and Galaxy Express 999, two of creator Leiji Matsumoto's early classics. Find out more about both after the jump!
Fans of Galaxy Express 999 and the works of Leiji Matsumoto in general will want a look at this gorgeous parasol. The collaboration between Matsumoto and Japan's foremost goth lolita parasol manufacturer combines Maetel's signature look with a stunning view of space. Find out more and get your own after the jump!
As previously teased, the 40th anniversary project site for Leiji Matsumoto's Galaxy Express 999 sci-fi adventure manga series announced today on September 9 that the manga's stage play adaptation titled "Galaxy Express 999 ~Galaxy Opera~" is planned to be performed in Tokyo, Fukuoka, and Osaka in summer of 2018. Hit the jump for more details.
In commemoration of the 40th anniversary of the original manga series, a special project site for Leiji Matsumoto's Galaxy Express 999 sci-fi adventure series opens today, showing various stipple images of the galaxy and its main characters, Tetsuro Hoshino and Maetel. Hit the jump for more details.