MAZINGER Z: INFINITY
The Official Title For The Long-Awaited Mazinger Z Animated Feature
Film Prepares Its European Debut In Rome, France And Italy
TOKYO – With the release of its latest full length trailer and poster, the highly-anticipated Mazinger Z feature film now has an official title as it prepares its European debut: Mazinger Z: INFINITY.
Audiences in Rome will be the first to experience the film when it debuts at the Rome Film Fest on October 28 at a special screening attended by series creator, Gō Nagai. Nagai will also join audiences in Paris on October 30 at an exclusive premiere at the UGC Cine Cité Les Halles. Finally, the film will launch theatrically on October 31 in Italy, and November 22 in France.
Taking place ten years after the final episode of the TV series, fans have been eagerly awaiting to see what the next chapter of the beloved franchise holds in store for their favorite characters. The thrilling trailer leaves us with more questions than answers – but what’s teased hints at a whole new beginning for our heroes.
The introduction of the mysterious and compelling new character, Lisa!
The reappearance of the diabolical Dr. Hell, as strong as ever after his apparent death during the fateful battle at the Mycenae Empire!
The return of many familiar faces such as Sayaka Yumi, Prime Minister (formerly Professor) Gennosuke Yumi, Boss, Mucha, Nuke, Dr. Sewashi, and Dr. Nossori!
The awesome destructive power of fan favorite attacks like Rocket Punch, Breast Fire, Iron Cutter, and Photon Power!
The powerful opening theme composed by Ichirou “Aniki” Mizuki and Toshiyuki Watanabe, son of original Mazinger Z composer, Chumei Watanabe!
Toei Animation Co., Ltd
Toei Animation Co., Ltd. (Jasdaq:4816) ranks amongst the world’s most prolific animation production studios. The company’s operations include animation development and production, and worldwide marketing and program licensing with sales offices in Paris, Hong Kong and representative office in Shanghai. Since its founding in 1956, Toei Animation Co., Ltd. has produced more than 11,000 episodes of TV series (more than 200 titles) and more than 215 long feature films. For more information, please visit http://www.toei-anim.co.jp.
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