The super robot Mazinger Z is used to tangling with Mechanical Beasts, but now thanks to a new PSA campaign in cooperation with Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare, the robot that could become a god or a devil is taking aim at a microscopic foe: measles. Hit the jump to learn more.
Italy will be the first country to get to see the new Mazinger Z film that made its debut at France's Annecy film festival in June. Hit the jump for details.
What's the best way to celebrate a birthday? Invite the guys who beat you up! For Mazinger Z's 45th anniversary, a giant-size Garada K7 is going on sale. Check out the one-meter-tall monster and find out where you can get your own after the jump!
69-year-old legendary anison singer Ichiro Mizuki has posted photos from his recent recording session for the theme song for the upcoming new anime film Mazinger Z on his official Twitter. Mizuki sang the OP theme song for the original Mazinger Z TV anime series aired in Japan from 1972 to 1974. Hit the jump for more story.
The official website for the upcoming new anime film Mazinger Z today confirmed that its Japanese release day is set for January 13, 2018. The sequel story taking place ten years after the final episode of the original TV series aired in 1972-1974 is also planned to be released worldwide. Hit the jump for more information.
Following up on the first details of the new Mazinger Z feature film revealed during Annecy, the footage unveiled to attendees is now available as a teaser trailer. Hit the jump for it and the updated film poster
At France's Annecy Film Festival, manga/anime legend Go Nagai, Ichinao Nagai (producer at Dynamic Planning, and nephew of Go Nagai) and Yu Kanemaru (producer at Toei Animation) presented plans for the new animated featured based on Nagai's pioneering internally piloted mech series Mazinger Z. More after the jump.
More Mazinger is coming your way in the wake of the new movie! Not one, but two manga adaptations are coming soon, opening the world of the series back up with the help of several talented creators. Hit the jump for your first look!