First part opens for limited theatrical run in February, 2017
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.
Mechanical Design: Junichirō Tamamori
Mechanical Design: Yasushi Ishizu
Character Design: Yuki Nobuteru
Music: Akira Miyagawa
Susumu Kodai: Daisuke Ono
Yuki Mori: Noriko Kuwashima
An Under Armour promotion is also in the works
In an interview for June's issue 14 of Space Battleship Yamato fan magazine Ship's Log, Executive Producer Shoji Nishizaki and Producer Hirotaka Furukawa mentioned plans to release the anime internationally, along with 2199, four of six planned volumes of which were released before the shop was closed on a StarBlazers.com distribution plan.