Terra Formars: Aratanaru Kibō this month!

Terra Formars: Aratanaru Kibō this month!

Terra Formars: Aratanaru Kibō premieres on 24th of April

Terra Formars is upon us like a plague of well, cockroaches. Most of us are aware that it all started as a manga series that was written by Yū Sasuga and illustrated by Kenichi Tachibana in 2011. Two OVAs were released in 2014 as well as the first Terra Formars anime series. The a spin-off manga titled Terra For Police started in May 2014. This year, right this month, in fact, the second Terra Formars anime series started called Terra Formars: Revenge and we also know of the Terra Formars live- action movie and it’s prequel TV series that will be released this month. We finally found out more about the prequel series, Terra Formars: Aratanaru Kibō!

On Friday, a preview video for Terra Formars’ live action series Terra Formars: Aratanaru Kibō (Terra Formars: A New Hope) was released by dTV. This live-action series is a prequel series to the upcoming live-action Terra Formars movie. The series deals with the research institute that was responsible for screening the candidates for the Mars mission and will show how the candidates cheated, betrayed and played mind games with one another to make sure they were chosen as part of the mission. The prequel basically reveals to us why the specific 15-crew members ended up being chosen.

Actors reprising their roles from the movie include Hideaki Itō, Emi Takei, Mariko Shinoda, Rina Ōta, Rinko Kikuchi, and Masaya Kato. There are also characters that are unique only to this prequel series and they include Kiyohiko Shibukawa, Kōji Matoba, Ken Aoki, Takahiro Kuroishi, Kento Hayashi, Tetsuya Sugaya, Takemi Fujii, and Saki Takaoka. Yoshitaka Yamaguchi directs the series on the set of the actual movie and the movie’s director Takashi Miike is supervising the series’ production.

Terra Formars: Aratanaru Kibō will premiere on dTV on April 24 and the Terra Formars movie will premiere on April 29. The same theme song for the movie, Break of Dawn by Sandaime J Soul Brothers (Exile Tribe) will be used for the prequel series.

Here is the prequel for the Terra Formars: Aratanaru Kibō prequel series, please follow our link: http://bit.ly/Terra-Formars-Aratanaru-Kibō-PV

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