Star Blazers – Space Battleship Yamato Era: The Choice in 2202 film’s trailer just came out. The trailer reveals some never-before-seen facts. The franchise project’s website started streaming the trailer on Thursday. As we know, the upcoming complication film will summarize the events of the 2199 and 2202 series. It will particularly pay attention to the latter. Here’s everything you need to know about the film!
Watch the official teaser below!
Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2202: Release Date
The film is all set to land on January 15, 2021, in Japan. 36 theatres will premiere the film. The film will have a limited three-week screening run. It will also have a Blu-ray Disc and digital release on the same day.
Harutoshi Fukui has narrated the 120-minute compilation film. Harutoshi is the franchise’s reimagining projects’ main writer. Additionally, he will also offer commentary on the project. As I told before, the film will mainly focus on the events of 2202. Additionally, it will contain new animation shots.
The film’s teaser shows some new work-in-progress cuts for the film. It also showed something unexpected: Yamato universe’s history. This history never featured in the anime and not in any film before. It exclusively appeared on the teaser.
Leiji Matsumoto and Yoshinobu Nishizaki originally created the franchise in 1974. Franchise’s Space Battleship Yamato: 2199 is a remake of this original series. The remake first came out in Japan and it consisted of seven movies. The movies aired in Japan from 2012 to 2013, before premiering on Japanese television in April 2013.
Space Battleship Yamato 2202 sequel project premiered first in June 2017. It also consisted of seven movies that came out from June 2017 to March 2019. The franchise’s anime series premiered in October 2018 in Japan. Crunchyroll and Funimation air the series on their official platforms and websites.
The Gamillas invaded the solar system in 2199 and three years later, in 2022 the people are finally at peace. Yamato’s Cosmo Reverse System has restored Earth’s biosphere. Yamato brought the system at the end of Space Battleship Yamato 2199.
The war has ended and now Earth and Gamillas have a peace treaty. This will strengthen its military bond and secure true peace. The joint forces have reconstructed the Earth. Additionally, they have formed a new intergalactic defense fleet with a new ship, Andromeda, as a new symbol of power. Starsha Iscandar wishes for peace, however, Earth is set on a path of military expansion.
A new threat, Gatlantis starts to wreak havoc on a newly reformed galaxy. It is also known as the White Comet Empire. Teressa, the goddess, calls upon the Yamato once more in order to fight back against the new threat.
We will bring more details very soon. Until then, stay tuned and keep reading for all the latest updates!