The Yamato shall sail forth on its journey from Iscandar once again.
Earlier today, the official Space Battleship Yamato 2202: Warriors of Love (Uchū Senkan Yamato 2202: Ai no Senshi-tachi) anime website updated with details on the upcoming fourth film. The movie, subtitled Tenmei-hen (Karma Chapter), will hit Japanese theaters on January 27, 2018.
A new visual for the project was unveiled, which you can check out below:
Space Battleship Yamato 2202: Warriors of Love – Karma Chapter is the fourth of seven planned films, which tell the tale of the Yamato after its safe arrival at Iscandar.
Nobuyoshi Habara (D.N.Angel, Fafner) is directing the project at Xebec, with Nobuteru Yuki (Vision of Escaflowne, Orange) providing character designs. Harutoshi Fukui (Mobile Suit Gundam UC) is in charge of series composition for the movies.
Akira Miyagawa is scoring the soundtracks for the films.
The confirmed voice cast includes:
- Susumu Kodai: Daisuke Ono
- Yuki Mori: Houko Kuwashima
- Daisuke Shima: Kenichi Suzumura
- Kaoru Niimi: Aya Hisakawa
- Mikage Kiryu: Eriko Nakamura
- Zwordar: Hideaki Tezuka
- Hajime Saito: Hiroki Touchi
- Klaus Keyman: Hiroshi Kamiya
- Susumu Yamazaki: Hiroshi Tsuchida
- Shirō Sanada: Houchu Ohtsuka
- Yasuo Nanbu: Kenji Akabane
- Isami Enomoto: Kenjiro Tsuda
- Lauren Barel: Masaki Terasoma
- Osamu Yamanami: Masashi Ebara
- Yoshikazu Aihara: Masato Kokubun
- Hikozaemon Tokugawa: Mugihito
- Akira Yamamoto: Rie Tanaka
- Teresa: Sayaka Kanda
- Dr. Sakezō Sado: Shigeru Chiba
- Kotetsu Serizawa: Tesshō Genda
- Heikuro Todo: Toshihiko Kojima
- Ryu Hijikata: Unshō Ishizuka
- Sifar Sabera: Yuko Kaida
- Kenjiro Ota: Yuuki Chiba
- Yuria Misaki: Aya Uchida
- Shiori Nagakura: Kazusa Amagai
- Jiro Tsurumi: Keisuke Koumoto
- Miki Saijo: Satomi Moriya
- Juzo Okita: Takayuki Sugo
- Earth Federation President: Yuji Mikimoto
The third film, Space Battleship Yamato 2202: Warriors of Love – Karma Chapter, opened in theaters today. Twenty-five theaters are carrying the film, which is up from the previous movie’s twenty theater reach. Folks who can’t hit the box office will be able to rent the feature via streaming services starting today.
Much like the previous run, folks who attend the screenings will be able to purchase a special edition Blu-Ray of the film. A trailer for Warriors of Love was released last month, which you can check out below.