Japanese fan buzz purportedly from an early look at issue 11 of Ship's Log, the Yamato Premium Fan Club magazine has it that Exec Producer Souji Nishizaki reveals that pre-production is underway on a follow-up to 2013's Space Battleship Yamato 2199 classic sci-fi remake, with studio Xebec currently doing hiring and research. More after the jump.
Visitors at AnimeJapan 2015 that were bold enough to brave the long lines at the Production I.G booth were treated to two virtual reality demonstrations using the Oculus Rift, featuring immersion in scenes from Yamato 2199 and Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet. Hit the jump to learn 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!
The newest addition to Bandai’s “Yamato Girls Collection” 1/8th scale figure series will be Yuki Mori dressed in a white bikini. Pics and info come courtesy of YATTAR JAPAN 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.
With a new poster visual, Cinema Today has posted a 50-second trailer for the upcoming film Space Battleship Yamato 2199: Hoshi Meguru Hakobune (The Starfaring Ark) featuring the three-way battle among Yamato, Gamilas, and a new enemy for the film, Gatlantis. Check them after the jump.
Prior to its theatrical run starting this Saturday, the distributor of the film Shochiku has posted two 30-second CMs for the Blu-ray/DVD of the compilation film Space Battleship Yamato 2199: Tsuioku no Koukai, featuring the narration of Helm Zoellick voiced by Norio Wakamoto. Check the clips after the jump.