Yamato 2520

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Yamato 2520
YAMATO2520
(Yamato Nī Gō Nī Zero)
Genre Adventure, Science fiction
Original video animation
Directed by Takeshi Shirado
Shigenori Kageyama
Produced by Yoshinobu Nishizaki
Written by Story:
Yoshinobu Nishizaki
Screenplay:
Eiichi Yamamoto
Yasushi Hirano
Music by David Matthews
Studio Studio Take Off
Released November 21, 1994August 25, 1996
Runtime 60 minutes (each)
Episodes 3
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Yamato 2520 (YAMATO2520, Yamato Nī Gō Nī Zero) was Yoshinobu Nishizaki's attempt at a sequel to Space Battleship Yamato, set several hundred years after the original series. However, Nishizaki was sued by Leiji Matsumoto for breach of copyright.[1] Ultimately, Yamato 2520 was left unfinished after only three episodes (of planned ten) were released.[2][3]

The OVA series features mechanical designs by Syd Mead and a soundtrack by jazz musician David Matthews.[4][5]

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  1. ^ 宇宙戦艦ヤマト事件判決 . law.co.jp (in Japanese). Retrieved 2008-07-20. 
  2. ^ "The Rise and Fall of Yamato 2520, Part 1". StarBlazers.com. Archived from the original on August 20, 2009. Retrieved 2009-09-01. 
  3. ^ "Roots of Rebirth". Star Blazers. Archived from the original on November 16, 2012. Retrieved 2008-07-20. 
  4. ^ "Syd Mead Futurist:Anime". The Official Syd Mead website. Retrieved 2008-07-20. 
  5. ^ "RISING UP TO FIGHT AGAIN: The Yamato Sequels". Star Blazers. Archived from the original on March 31, 2012. Retrieved 2008-07-20. 

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