Madman Entertainment is getting their scheduling in line for the Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2202 release. The Australian distributor has set a February 5th, 2020 release date for the second half of the series that covers episodes 14 through 26. The regular edition DVD/BD combo’s on-disc extras include an interview with Ken Meseroll and Chris Wehkamp as well as the textless openings and endings. It’ll be priced at $64.95
Check out our review of the first half of this series.
The show was directed by Nobuyushi Habara based on the series composition by Harutoshi Fukui. Nobuteru Yuki handled the character designs with Xebec handling the animation production.
The leading Japanese cast includes Daisuke Ono as Susumu Kodai, Houko Kuwashima as Yuki Mori, and Kenichi Suzumura as Daisuke Shima while the leading English cast includes Christopher Wehkamp as Susumu Kodai, Mallorie Rodak as Yuki Mori, and Ricco Fajardo as Daisuke Shima.
Plot Concept: It’s been three years since the Yamato’s voyage to restore Earth, and since then, a lasting peace with the Gamilans has borne fruit. Due to Earth’s newly acquired technological might, humankind has begun a military expansion. However, Gatlantis, a new threat lurking far beyond our star system, will once again put humanity to the test. Responding to a mysterious plea, the Yamato and its crew must undertake one more mission for the good of their species and of the universe itself.