News Last Exile: Fam, the Silver Wing Madman Simulcast Starting Tuesday
posted on 2011-10-16 12:04 EDT
Madman Entertainment has confirmed it will begin streaming the first episode of Studio Gonzo's Last Exile -Fam, The Silver Wing- at approximately 10:00am Eastern Daylight Savings Time on Tuesday, October 18. Episodes will be streamed on the Madman Screening Room.
Fam, the Silver Wing is a sequel to the Last Exile series, and again focuses on aircraft known as vanships and their pilots. The new series stars a pair of sky pirates and two princesses, who are thrown together when the princesses are caught in a trap triggering a war. Several staff members from Last Exile are working on the new series, including concept designer Range Murata, composer Hitomi Kuroishi and director Koichi Chigira.
Fam, the Silver Wing's first episode premiered on Japanese television on October 7th. Madman announced its acquisition and simulcast of the title at this year's Manifest convention in Melbourne, and presented two screenings of the first episode, which were the third and fourth world premieres of the episode following the screenings at American convention Anime Expo.