TOKYO – manga adaptation of the anime Space Battleship Yamato 2199 will be released soon. Manga is scheduled to begin by presenting the story of 63 pages thick.
As reported Animenewsnetwork, Wednesday (02/15/2012), Monthly magazine Newtype Ace from Kadokawa Shoten, last week announced that Michio Murakawa (Kyosuurei) will launch a manga adaptation is the issue of March 10.
The inaugural edition of the manga will include Yoshinobu Nishizaki and Nobuteru Yuki to the original story and character design.
Murakawa previously contributed to the anthology manga Uchuu Senkan Yamato: Harukanaru Hoshi Iscandar, made by Studio DNA. While Evangelion Hideaki Anno is directed also at the illustrations contribute to the anthology. In addition, Anno is also a storyboard writer 2199 opening of the Yamato.
The first two episodes of the anime Space Battleship Yamato in 2199 itself will be premiering on the big screen apada 7 April to come, following after the release of the animated adaptation of the manga.
Reported by Wikipedia, the anime Space Battleship Yamato first began airing in Japan on October 6, 1974. Its setting was in the 2199, when an alien race known as Gamilas releasing radioactive bombs on Earth meteorites, and makes the surface of the planet no longer habitable.
Humans have retreated to the underground city, but the radioactivity is slowly starting to affect them, and human extinction is expected to occur within one year.
Earth’s space fleet is defeated by Gamilas helpless and all seemed lost, until later on Mars, found a capsule message from a mysterious spacecraft.
The capsule containing the blueprint for a machine faster than light and offers of help from the Queen Starsha, Iscandar planet. He said that the planet has a device, the Cosmo-Cleaner D (Cosmo DNA), which can cleanse the earth from radiation damage.