We may still be without legit access to Space Battleship Yamato 2199 in English, but it continues to inspire new projects. The latest is Space Battleship Yamato 2199: Last Hope 365, a strategy-RPG that's coming to iOS and Android devices in Japan. Read on for more.
According to the latest Oricon sales report, the first press limited edition of Space Battleship Yamato 2199: Hoshi Meguru Hakobune/Odyssey of the Celestial Ark, which was released in Japan on May 27, became the top-selling Blu-ray of the week for May 25-31 by selling a very good 18,000 units in its first week. Hit the jump for more details.
Awarding-winning composer Akira Miyagawa is going to lead an orchestra in a concert of music from Space Battleship Yamato 2199. Hit the jump to find out more.
Space Battleship Yamato 2199: Hoshi Meguru Hakobune (The Starfaring Ark) brought the three-way battle between humanity's Yamato, Gamilas, and the new enemy Gatlantis to Japanese theaters on December 6th. A week and half into the run, a new trailer touts the "must-see" anime feature. Get a look after the jump.
Shochiku, the distributor of the upcoming film Space Battleship Yamato 2199: Hoshi Meguru Hakobune (The Starfaring Ark) today posted the first 9 minutes of the film on its official YouTube channel. Check how the sequel story begins after the jump!
From Iscandar to ICSCA! The Sendai City Transportation Bureau has teamed up to co-promote their IC transit card system with Space Battleship Yamato 2199: Hoshi Meguru Hakobune (The Starfaring Ark) anime movie, both of which launch December 6th. Get a look after the jump.
It was announced last Friday that 46-year-old internationally acclaimed violinist Taro Hakase has joined the recording for the main theme for the upcoming film Space Battleship Yamato 2199: Hoshi Meguru Hakobune (The Starfaring Ark). The film's distributor Shochiku has posted a video featuring his violin playing. Check the clip after the jump.