Crunchyroll has announced the introduction of Space Battleship Yamato 2199 to its offering of streaming anime. Look for new episodes of theclassic space opera remake every Wednesday at 1pm PST in the US and Canada. Along with this, three other notable fall 2017 anime from Crunchyroll and Funimation have been formally announced. Get the details 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!
Space Battleship Yamato 2199, a 2012 remake of the classic anime sci-fi “Quest for Iscandar” Yamato storyline from 1974, is headed to Funimation, now set to join their "SimulDub" line-up on November 8th. Going into the launch, Funimation has announced the series' English dub cast. See who's who after the jump.
Space Battleship Yamato 2202: Ai no Senshi-tachi ("Soldiers of Love"), a seven-part follow-up to the 2012 remake of Space Battleship Yamato 2199, starts with a 2-week limited run in 15 theaters starting February 25, 2017. As tickets go on sale this weekend, a new promo has been published. Get a look after the jump.
The promise of September news for Space Battleship Yamato 2202: Ai no Senshi-tachi ("Soldiers of Love") has some through. Along with the teaser, plans were revealed, with the first of a seven-part follow-up to the 2012 remake of Space Battleship Yamato 219 opening for a 2-week limited run in 15 theaters starting February 25, 2017. Home video releases of humanity's contest with the Comet Empire follow in March. More after the jum.
June 30th's issue 14 of Space Battleship Yamato fan magazine Ship's Log offered the fourth part of an interview series with Executive Producer Shoji Nishizaki and Producer Hirotaka Furukawa, and that in turn offered some intriguing updates for international fans of the classic space-opera. Get a look after the jump.
Shiori Kawana is back, this time with two other Yamato Girls, in the latest news update. The big reveal in this one is that a new Space Battleship Yamato 2199 movie is in the works for 2014. More after the jump.
Gravure idol Shiori Kawana is back in new "Yamato News." Yuru-Yuru! In the latest installment, she discusses more bonus items for the international release of Star Blazers 2199 (aka Space Battleship Yamato 2199), such as postcards (which can't be shown yet) and a poster book, and more distribution options, including Right Stuf. Get a look after the jump.
Gravure idol Shiori Kawana is back in new "Yamato News," discussing international release plans for the classic sci-fi remake Star Blazers 2199 (aka Space Battleship Yamato 2199). In addition to more talk of shipping fees and negotiations, the Q & A features an answer to the burning question as to why the news is presented as if the audience in kindergarten. Get a look after the jump.
Gravure idol Shiori Kawana is back in new "Yamato News" videos, combining international release plans for Star Blazers 2199 with some cosplay posing. In addition to looking at various characters and merchandise from the classic sci-fi remake, she discusses a few tweaks to the release plans, such as handling fees. Get a look after the jump.
The premise of the classic sci-fi anime Space Battleship Yamato, or Star Blazers, involves a last ditch effort in which humanity rebuilds World War II battleship Yamato. Of course, the flagship of the Japanese Combined Fleet has been reimagined as cute young lady for the new Kan Colle phenomenon. 2199 remake manga artist Michio Murakawa has offered an alternative with heroine Yuki Mori as a Kan Colle ship girl. Get a look after the jump.
Gravure idol Shiori Kawana is back in a new "Yamato News" video, combining international release plans for Star Blazers 2199 with some cosplay posing. Get a look after the jump.
Following this weekend's announcement of international release plans for Star Blazers 2199, a social media campaign has kicked off with Twitter and Facebooks accounts, as well as the first English Yamato news video, starring gravure idol Shioro Kawana as the host "Yamato Girl."Get a look after the jump.