The official Mazinger Z Tumblr page has revealed a brand new trailer for the upcoming Mazinger Z the Movie. The new trailer features footage from the film, as well as introduces new characters and their seiyuu.
The film previously revealed that Showtaro Morikubo and Ai Kayano will be voicing the two leads, Koji Kabuto and Sayaka Yumi respectively. Now, this new trailer reveals even more characters, and they are:
- Sumire Uesaka as Lisa
- Natsuki Hanae as Shiro Kabuto
- Wataru Takagi as Boss
- Kappei Yamaguchi as Mucha
- Masami Kikuchi as Nuke
- Junpei Morita as Prime Minister Yumi
- Bin Shimada as Dr. Nossori
- Kouzou Shioya as Dr. Sewashi
- Unshou Ishizuka as Dr. Hell
The film celebrates the 45th anniversary of legendary mangaka, Go Nagai’s classic Mazinger Z manga, as well as the TV series. It will be making its Japanese premiere this 13 January 2018 and will also have international screenings as well.
Junji Shimizu will be directing the film over at Toei Animation, while Takayuki Yanase is responsible for the mechanical design. Meanwhile, Hiroya Iijima will be the character designer, while Takahiro Ozawa writes the screenplay.