A compilation film of "Yamato 2202" is also set to be released in 2020
The main staff for Space Battleship Yamato 2205: Aratanaru Tabidachi/The New Voyage were announced at the concert event for the Space Battleship Yamato 2202: Warriors of Love series held at Bunkamura Orchard Hall in Tokyo on October 14.
The story of Yamato 2205 is set three years after 2202, and is expected to be produced as a remake of the 1979 TV special Space Battle Ship Yamato: Aratanaru Tabidachi/The New Voyage.
In place of 2199's Yutaka Idebuchi (general director) and 2202's Nobuyasu Habara, Kenji Yasuda (Shugo Chara!, Macross Delta) is newly attached to direct. Hideki Oka (Ultraman Saga) continues to join as a screenplay writer alongside series composition writer Harutoshi Fukui. and the previous two's character designer Nobuteru Yuuki provides original character designs. Junichiro Tamamori, Mika Akitaka, and Taishi Isuzu work on mechanic designs. And Akira Miyagawa serves as soundtrack music composer.
Space Battleship Yamato 2205: Aratanaru Tabidachi/The New Voyage is set to be released in Japan in fall of 2020. In addition, a compilation film of the 26-episode 2202 TV series is also confirmed to be released in the same year.
© Yoshinobu Nishizaki/Space Battleship Yamato 2202 Production Committee