Here's something exciting on sci-fi anime's near horizon. The third episode of Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet, airing in Japan on April 21st, sees young mech pilot Ledo and the crew of the salvage ship Gargantia on a collision course with the Lobster Pirates. Get a look at the new characters after the jump.
Bandai has formulated some big plans for promoting Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet at the end of month's Anime Content Expo.This including distributing 8,000 free Blu-rays of episodes one and two of the April sci-fi anime. Now, you might not be making it to Tokyo's Makuhari Messe, but the implications for this are quite interesting. More after the jump.
We get a good look at Sora Tokui (Milky Holmes' Nero) voiced secondary character Miter, along with Katsuyuki Konishi's (America in Hetalia) Pinion in the new key visual for Madoka Magica and Fate/zero writer Gen Urobuchi and Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos director Kazuya Murata's upcoming sci-fi anime Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet. Get a look after the jump.