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.
BROAD EXPERTS LLC, a Japanese company devoted to creating artwork with pop culture influences, is teaming up with legendary comic artist Leiji Matsumoto to create a series of 6 limited edition ukiyo-e prints featuring characters and spaceships from Galaxy Express 999, Space Battleship Yamato, and Captain Harlock. Hit the jump to learn more.