Space Battleship Yamato 2202: Warriors of Love
|Space Battleship Yamato 2202: Warriors of Love|
(Uchū Senkan Yamato 2202 Ai no Senshi-tachi)
|Genre||Space opera, Military science fiction, Adventure|
|Anime film series|
|( Theatrical Edition )|
|Directed by||Nobuyoshi Habara|
|Produced by||Shoji Nishizaki|
|Written by||Fukui Harutoshi|
|Music by||Akira Miyagawa|
|Released||February 25, 2017 – Ongoing|
Space Battleship Yamato 2202: Warriors of Love (宇宙戦艦ヤマト2202 愛の戦士たち Uchū Senkan Yamato Ni-ni-zero-ni Ai no Senshi-tachi) is an upcoming Japanese military science fiction anime film series, and the sequel to Space Battleship Yamato 2199, originally based on the Space Battleship Yamato television series created by Yoshinobu Nishizaki and Leiji Matsumoto. It is directed by Nobuyoshi Habara (Fafner in the Azure) and written by Fukui Harutoshi (Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn) with official character designs by Nobuteru Yuki. The first film of the series is slated to be released simultaneously in Japanese theaters and streaming services on February 25, 2017. Similar to the first film series, the second will adapt the animated series Space Battleship Yamato II.
The film series was first teased by producer Shoji Nishizaki in the Yamato Crew Report Magazine, stating that production of the sequel is in development. But added that it wasn't yet greenlited. The first teaser of the film series was revealed on March 31, 2016 with an illustration by Makoto Kobayashi. It is later confirmed that director Nobuyoshi Habara, best known for the Fafner in the Azure anime and Fukui Harutoshi, the author of the Novel series Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn will both direct and write the film series. Later on, the first teaser video of the film series was released.
Bandai Visual then later confirmed that the film will be released in both theaters in Japan as well as in several video streaming services in a limited basis.
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- Official website (Japanese)