Galaxy Express 999, the manga is Another Story – the Ultimate Journey
The number 4 of the monthly magazine Champion Red published by Akita Shoten has announced that the saga of the Galaxy Express 999 by the master Leiji Matsumoto will be enriched with a new piece as part of the projects that celebrate the eighty years of the master and forty of the original work.
This is the manga series, Galaxy Express 999, it's Another Story: Ultimate Journey, conceived by the master and made by the mangaka Yuzuru Shimazaki (author of the reboot of Gun Frontier), which will be serialized on the 19th of March 2018 on number 5 of the Champion Red.
The debut will be celebrated from the cover of the magazine and from the opening page to the colors of the first chapter.
現在発売中チャンピオンRED4月号にて予告掲載❕来月より"999アルティメット ジャーニー"連載開始です。どうか、宜しくお願い致します‼️ pic.twitter.com/PKpezqMQqn
— 島崎 譲 (@yuzuru_simazaki) February 19, 2018
The title of the manga calls the novel, Galaxy Express 999 Ultimate Journey (two volumes), designed by the master Matsumoto, and written by Masaki Wachi, released in 2012 – 2013.
Galaxy Express 999 tells the story of the journey of the young human Tetsuro Hoshino, on the Train Galactic 999, to Andromeda — the planet can offer him a mechanic body immortal. Traveling with him the mysterious and melancholy woman named Maetel.
The original series, from which were drawn the lucky anime television shows, animated films and OVA, was published for the first time between 1977 and 1981 within the magazine Shonen King publisher Shonengahosha; in 1996, the series moved to Shogakukan and then stopped in 2005 (21 volumes, published by Planet Manga, in Italy).
A new chapter of the manga will be included in the book Matsumoto Leiji – Mugen Sozo Kido, available in Japan from February 28, 2018.
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