Looks like it ain’t just Mazinger Z appearing for the upcoming Mazinger Z/Infinity film, but Great Mazinger as well! The two iconic super robots will be fighting side by side for the new film. Now, the film’s staff have revealed new still images, and they feature the robots, as well as some of the characters.
They previously unveiled new visuals for the film, and just in case you’ve missed them, here they are:
Veteran seiyuu Hiroya Ishimaru and Minori Matsushima, who previously voiced Koji Kabuto and Sayaka Yumi in the original anime, will also be voicing characters in the new film. However, the staff haven’t revealed their roles yet.
Mazinger Z/Infinity 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.
The film previously revealed that Showtaro Morikubo and Ai Kayano will be voicing the two leads, Koji Kabuto and Sayaka Yumi respectively. It also stars
- 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
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.
Source: Comic Natalie