New ‘Space Battleship Yamato 2199′ Footage Sails Online [Video]
Nearly four minutes of new footage from the new Space Battleship Yamato 2199 anime series helmed by Yutaka Izubuchi (RahXephon), Nubuteru Yuki (Escaflowne) and Makoto Kobayashi (Battleship Yamato Resurrection) has surfaced on Amazon. Set to debut this spring in Japan, the new TV series is a remake of the 1974 original, which was known as Star Blazers to US audiences...
Full ‘Space Battleship Yamato’ Trailer Showcases Outer Space Action
It looks like Takashi Yamazaki's cinematic take on the "Space Battleship Yamato" anime (also known as "Star Blazers" in the US) is shaping up to be the special effects laden affair its rumored $22 million budget suggested it might be. Rather than simply showcasing a uniformed crew from inside the bridge of the Yamato like an episode of "Star Trek: The Next Generation,"
Cosplay In Space: Astronaut Soichi Noguchi’s ‘Space Battleship Yamato’ T-Shirt
Where does cosplay go after its visited the four corners of the Earth? If you're Japanese astronaut Socichi Noguchi, the answer is the stars! Noguchi's been sporting a shirt modeled after Susumu Kodai's uniform from Space Battleship Yamato (aka Derek Wildstar of Star Blazers in the US) off and on since he arrived at the International Space Station care of the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency