Space Pirate Captain Harlock poster revealed!
Another manga getting the special treatment of being adapted into the big screen - it's Space Pirate Captain Harlock (キャプテンハーロック)!
Produced by Toei Animation with an estimated budget of USD$30 million and directed by Shinji Aramaki, Space Captain Harlock is reported to have the highest ever budget given by Toei Animation. Sounds real exciting doesn't it? The official film poster was recently revealed in anticipation of the film.
Let's get acquainted with the plot while we get ready for its release in Autumn 2013. The plot revolves around Captain Harlock who's in a bind to save mankind from Earth's destroyers. The biggest enemy of all is a group of organic plant-based alien women who are back with a vengeance to reclaim earth which they once explored.