Tag Archive: Gatchaman

Feb 06 2016

Earth, Wind & Fire’s Maurice White produced the music for the Gatchaman anime?

Yes it’s true! Maurice White the founder of the world famous group Earth, Wind & Fire who passed away at the age of 74 (on Feb.5th 2016) was involved in anime in the 90s. Maurice White produced other albums outside of Earth, Wind & Fire, including the soundtrack to Tatsunoko Production Company’s Gatchaman OVA series. The music …

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Jun 21 2013

Another trailer for the live action Gatchaman!

I’m so excited to see one of my favorite anime series come to life! Directed by Toya Sato (Kaiji, Gokusen), with screenplay by Yūsuke Watanabe (20th Century Boys, Gantz, Bloody Monday, Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods), Gatchaman premieres in Japan on August 24th.  Starring: Tori Matsuzaka as Ken Washio, the team leader and tactical expert. Go Ayano (Kamen Rider 555,Rurouni Kenshin) as second-in-command marksman and …

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Jun 04 2013

Gatchaman live action film to be released August 24, 2013!!!!!

Gatchaman-Battle-of-the-Planets

  Any Battle of the Planets fans out there? G-Force? Eagle Riders? Well, the original version of them all was called Science Ninja Team Gatchaman * or Gatchaman for short * The original series, produced in 1972, was eponymously named Kagaku Ninja Tai Gatchaman and is most well known to the English-speaking world as the adaptation …

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