Battle Spaceship Yamato is one of the pioneers in the field of spacecraft battles and outer-space plots. Its emergence led to the rise in media, which focused on space science fiction.
The anime also inspired the creation of the Mobile Suit Gundam franchise, which is one of the top-grossing franchises of Japan.
Battle Spaceship Yamato revolves around a crew from Earth whose mission is to protect Earth from aliens.
The official website of Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2202 has just released a new teaser for the upcoming compilation anime film. The film will be released on 15th January in theatres in Japan.
Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2199 and Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2202 will be compiled and released as the new film.
Although it is a 36-second short teaser, it shows a compilation of events from the history of Yamato. These events are new facts that are surfacing just now and have not been portrayed in the previous anime.
All the Reported Incidents Are Listed Below
- Flight of Apollo 11 and the completion of an international space station.
- A human-crewed mission to Mars in 2042
- Beginning of Mars colonization in 2111
- The 200th anniversary of WW II’s end was celebrated in 2145
- First Inter Planet War in 2164
- Second Inter Planet War in 2083
- First contact with Gamilia in 2191
- Second Battle of Mars in 2198
The compilation film will premiere in 36 selected theatres for a limited period of 3 weeks. It is listed with a runtime of 120 minutes.
Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2202 will release its BluRay and DVD versions on the same day as its theatrical premiere. Harutoshi Fukui, the main writer of Space Battleship Yamato, will do a special narration for the film.
About Space Battleship Yamato
Space Battleship Yamato is a science fiction anime franchise that is originally written by Yoshinobu Nishizaki.
It is one of a kind series and is an influential anime which led to the rise of other works of the same genre.
The plot of the series is set in the future when the Earth is under attack by aliens called Gamilas.
These aliens have unleashed radioactive bombs on the Earth, which has made it inevitable.
The Earthlings build a spaceship from the ruins of the Japanese warship Yamato.
The crew aboard the Yamato are sent on a mission to retrieve a device that can reverse the radiation on Earth.