News 5th Yamato 2199 Film, TV Premiere Slated for April
posted on 2013-01-10 23:36 EST
Space Battleship Yamato 2199, the updated remake of the original Space Battleship Yamato anime, will begin airing in Japan in April. It will be the first new Yamato television anime series in 33 years. The anime will run in the same 5:00 p.m. timeslot on Sundays on the TBS network currently held by Magi.
The first episodes of the anime already ran in theaters beginning last year. The fifth theatrical installment with episodes 15-18 will play in 12 theaters on April 13, before going on sale on Blu-ray and DVD on May 28.