Live Action Space Battleship Yamato in the Works

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  1. soundwaveCA

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  2. Dolza_Khyron

    Dolza_Khyron Well-Known Member

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    interesting if any "anime" could be made easily into live action, then that'd be the one to do it. i mean it wouldn't be THAT much different then star trek, would it?
     
  3. flamepanther

    flamepanther Interested, but not really

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    Well, it would have more exciting space battles for a start...
     
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    what, the 3 tubes and a dish, not doing anything for you, either? lol
     
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    Not often. Good thing there's a lot more to Star Trek than ship battles. Anyway, Yamato as live action seems like it could have a lot of potential.
     
  6. Dolza_Khyron

    Dolza_Khyron Well-Known Member

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    well as long as it has a high enough budget, i mean, if they can pull off transformers, not once, but twice, whether or not you like the movies or not, one must admit that they did a good job on the transformers themselves, love or hate the designs, they still made them believable.

    so with saying that, making a giant battleship into a "space ship" should be easy, for japan. :) 
     
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    my dad is going to shit GOLD BARS when he hears about this......
     
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    Hmm, you know, this is one of those anime franchises that might actually work in live action...
     
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    I used to WORSHIP this show, and haven't seen it since I was a little kid. Those 31 seconds--especially those opening bars of the theme song--just kicked my ass back to my childhood.

    WAVE. MOTION. GUN.
     
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    stupid question space batleship yamato is the one which has an scene where all targetting systems go down and they have to use a manual line of sigth? because if so Im officially exited
     
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    Holy Moly I am just shocked this look to awesome for words. I just hope the US gets it.
     
  15. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    THIS! and damnit I need new pants! good thing they did not actually show the blast of the wave motion gun or i would have needed a new chair! Please let there be an English dub of this! or at least dvds playable on us dvds players with subtitles!
     
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    i think i just ruined my computer monitor......
     
  17. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    could be worse your fort max could have been in the line of fire :lol 
     
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    too late :lolol 
     
  19. pinoy78

    pinoy78 Shoji Kawamori having FUN

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    Now THIS is how a live action translation should be done.
     
  20. Caterwaul

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    Need to see wave motion cannon footage. THEN I'll get really excited. :D 
     

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