Trailer And Images: Live Action Gatchaman – Or Battle Of The Planets, Where I Come From

The first teaser for the live-action Gatchaman movie has arrived. This is based on an anime that was seriously retooled for the US, not once but twice Рfirst it was Battle of the Planets, then it was G-Force. The most extreme bits of violence, a gender-flipping character and suicide were all edited out in both cases

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Yeah, most of that soared right over my head. I guess it’s coming out in Japan on August 24th, though. That was pretty obvious.

Here are the images I could cull from the film’s official site: a collage of the five, visored hero characters, and then an image of the same, all moody on a night-time Gatchaman logo.

gatchaman characters gatchaman teamAww, they’ve really lost that birdy feeling.